{fonts} is about fonts and how to use them. It deals with questions about changing family, shape and weight of fonts, but also with font packages. If your question is not about a font in general but about specific symbols, use {symbols} instead. For questions about font sizes, use {fontsize}.

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how to use the math and text font that was used in this Math Journal Crux Mathematicorum in the link?

I wish to use the font for math and text as here in this document: Crux Mathematicorum (direct pdf-Download, 6.5MB) Could you please show how to set in the preamble?
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Uppercase whole \newenvironment

I am trying to uppercase a whole new environment without success with the code below : \newenvironment{upc}{ \MakeUppercase\bgroup } { \egroup } Here is an example : \begin{upc} 23 ...
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LaTeX: How to change size only with titlesec

I need to change the font size of my \subsection headings. Although when I use the \titleformat{\subsection}{\Large\bfseries}{\thesubsection}{0.7em}{} command, the font of the heading is also ...
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How to set arial font only in the table

I have a table. Latex code is given below. I want to set the font of this table arial - only this table not the entire document. How do I set this? \begin{sidewaystable} \small ...
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Searching for a font name [duplicate]

which kind of font has been used in this picture? I want to sart my sentences with this font ,
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How to use Adobe Source Sans' greek letters?

I know the font has support for the greek language. Are those characters accessible in pdfLateX? MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenx} \usepackage[english,greek]{babel} ...
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How to add a scaled option to arev package?

The arev package provides extended version of BitStream Vera Sans fonts but without scaled option. The bera package uses beraserif, berasans and beramono with scaled option (via t1fve.fd, t1fvm.fd ...
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Cyrillic letters and Russian hyphenation in Plain XeTeX

What is the simplest method to tell XeTeX (not XeLaTeX) to use a font with Cyrillic letters and to apply Russian hyphenation rules? Ideally i would like to not have to specify anything in the source ...
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Is there a \widecheck like \widehat?

I read that we can get the function of "widecheck" by importing the \widecheck command from the mathabx (Is there a way to do an "upside down" \widehat?), but I do not want to do that since ...
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Remove italic within align inside a theorem-like environment [duplicate]

Is there any way to remove the italic from the words bits in the code below? That is, change the \text output to represent the normal font when an align is used inside a theorem-like environment. ...
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Easy way to install PostScript font to LaTeX? (Debian)

Is there any easy way to install PostScript font family (*.pbf) to LaTeX on Debian OS? I have commercial font files (*.pbf, *.pfm, *.afm) with Regular, Italic, Bold and BoldItalic font, but I can't ...
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Change of large symbol font breaks underbrace

I use Libertine for the main font and need to typeset a sum. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{libertine} \usepackage[libertine]{newtxmath} \begin{document} \begin{align} \sum_{i=1}^3 x_i = ...
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Italic or font change for a whole section

I would like to change the appearance of a whole section in a text with math content. I have for instance a half page with several equations in it which I would like to be differentiated from the rest ...
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Template Trouble

Following code %Nam scripta a cursus ad philosophíæ scientiae \documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[left=2cm,right=5cm,top=3cm,bottom=2cm]{geometry} ...
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Set Bibliography font and size same as section

I have to make a document in which the References section must have the same font size and style as the main content. I have : I tried to do : \renewcommand{\bibname}{\normalfont References} ...
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Insert XML code to paper [duplicate]

I use the following set to insert xml code to paper \usepackage{listings} \usepackage{color} \definecolor{gray}{rgb}{0.4,0.4,0.4} \definecolor{darkblue}{rgb}{0.0,0.0,0.6} ...
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I need vector fonts in PDF [duplicate]

I've processed this file with PDFLaTeX and got a PDF with a raster font. I need vector fonts. What I did wrongly? \documentclass[english]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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precompile ctex package result in missing font

I want to use ctex package to write Chinese documents. The ctex package provide ctexart documentclass. In order to speed up the compilation, I decided to make a precompile file. The minimal working ...
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ß becomes SS in bibliography with BibLaTeX/Biber and XeLaTeX

Background: I am using BibLaTeX, Biber and XeLaTeX to write a book that contains a bibliography. The bib-file is encoded as UTF-8 and contains "special" characters such as umlauts (ä, ö, ü) and sharp ...
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Adding diacritics to Tibetan mantras with LaTeX

Thank you very much for your quick and skilled answers to my first question! Unfortunately they didn't solve my problem exactly, so I become more precise in my question: I'm working on an German ...
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Consolas font in mcode

I am trying to get my Matlab code to show up like: R1=68; R2=680; R3=1200; C1=0.41E-6; C2=0.039E-6; using the mcode.sty. The font in the Matlab code above is Consolas. There is a "Customise ...
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URW Grotesk for XeLaTeX/LuaLaTeX (fontspec)?

How can I use URW Grotesk font with XeLaTeX/LuaLaTeX (fontspec) ? Or if this is not possible/easy, are there a good heavy font replacement for it (if possible that works as well with PDFLaTeX) ? ...
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Auctex font shortcut

In Aquamacs, I would like to create a keyboard shortcut for the following command: {\Hiero } for a text I want to select or type. I googled and I have not been able to find a working answer
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Formatting of \pi

Does anynone know how to obtain this kind of fonts in LaTeX (both text and math): I can reproduce most of these but I can't reproduce style of pi letter very well. I know that these fonts are ...
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Installing Emerald fonts: TeXlive won't find font files

Using TeXlive 2014 I installed the Emerald fonts to ~/.texmf (other TEXMF trees will lead to the same problem). No matter how much I texhash or updmap, this minimal example won't complile using ...
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Qtxmath package with MiKTeX

I was planning to test the qtxmath package with the tgtermes fonts with MiKTeX 2.9: \usepackage{qtxmath,tgtermes} However, I encounter problems compiling the document: miktex-makemf: The qtmri ...
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subscriptcorrection for mathdesign?

MathTime (mtpro2) contains a subscriptcorrection option, which is great. Is there some way to get similar functionality for mathdesign? In the MWE below the subscripts are too far from their ...
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Regarding semantic and visual markup [closed]

I'm a little bit confused about which markups should I use for: Company and organization names. Software product names. I don't know if the convention is to use \textsc, \textbf, \textsf, \textit, ...
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lower case calligraphic letters in mathdesign

I'd like to use lower case calligraphic letters in mathdesign. I can pull in the letters from dutchcal by undefining mathcal following \usepackage[charter]{mathdesign} but then I use the prettier ...
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Tibetan Mantras with Latex [duplicate]

I'm a LaTeX beginner and just trying to find out, if it is possible to use LaTeX to display Tibetan Mantras and discovered the package ctib, which seems to be quite powerful. But I cannot find out, if ...
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Continuously changing size of text

I am trying to do some Alice in Wonderland style text size changes to irritate the reader. I am having two basic troubles with the code below. Firstly, I would like to retain the spaces. Secondly, for ...
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Greek letters in fancyvrb verbatim on OS X using xelatex

How can I get greek letters, such as λ, to appear inside Verbatim? Which font should I use? I am on OS X, using xelatex, and currently using ...
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How to use Boondox calligraphic font in LaTeX without replacing \mathcal command

This is a follow-up question to a previous question I asked about how to use the Boondox calligraphic font alongside the standard \mathcal font. The solution involved getting the \mathalfa package ...
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Font size and font type

I'm writing a LaTeX document with \documentclass[pdftex,11pt,openright,headsepline]{book}. I'm now creating plots in Matlab and I want to have the axis and title of these plots to have the same font ...
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How can I change toc font when using abntex2 template?

I am trying to change the font of my toc, I already searched a lot, and I found many ways, but it didn't work for me. I want to change the actual font to Times New Roman. Somebody could help me? I ...
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Write characters in the font used in \section without using the command \section

I'm writing a \documentclass{article} I really like the font used in the command \section I write text using this command. Things like: \section{Problem 1} I want to know if there is a better way ...
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Latex fonts Cyrillic fonts with lh

I am new in latex and trying to LH fonts for output different Cyrillic texts. Can someone help me, please!!! I need something like that \documentclass[10pt,a5paper,draft]{book} ...
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How to influence a command throughout the document?

I have a long document which includes quite a lot of \textbf{...} and \textit{...} even just in the middle of sentences. I would like to put something in the preamble in order to make every text that ...
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Print high-quality documents using system rather than embedded fonts?

This question may be easy, but I am stuck with some PDF pages trying to include them in my document. The normal way for pdflatex is just to insert the lines: \usepackage{pdfpages} % in the preamble ...
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OrnementsADF and babelbib font problem

Consider the following code: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[french]{babel} \usepackage{babelbib} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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Nomenclature Nomgroup font type change

My report should follow some guidelines, but I have no clue how to change them. I already read the nomencl description but could not find a clue on how to change the font of the nomgroups. I would ...
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Function and usage of \font command

I have seen the use of the \font. For example \font\Cal=cmsy10 at 25pt I can't find any information about this command. Could anyone tell me what's the function of it, how works and how use it?
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Is there a way to obtain this font for the chapter numbering? [duplicate]

I saw this font in the following picture: Can you suggest something to make it usable for the chapter numbers in a (La)TeX document?
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How to globally add kerning between f and right parenthesis using TeX Gyre Termes?

I'm using TeX Gyre Termes as text font. On 2nd level enumerations, in the label corresponding to the letter f, the upper loop of the letter touches the upper tip of the right parenthesis, as ...
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How can I print \twonotes from wasysym?

When I try to compile the following example with pdftex, I get: pdflatex symbol.tex -output-format=pdf This is pdfTeX, Version 3.14159265-2.6-1.40.15 (TeX Live 2014) (preloaded format=pdflatex) ...
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Standard for typesetting mathematical objects other than variables

Is there a standard in mathematics for typesetting the textual (not symbolic) identifiers of mathematical objects other than variables? Textual identifiers of mathematical objects other than ...
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Use truetype Comic Sans font in XeTeX

I want to test truetype comic sans fonts in xetex, the following codes are modified from source of free-math-font-survey: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} ...
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TeX Live font policy [closed]

I would like to request inclusion of these fonts to TeX Live (only *.mf files are needed): CTAN: tex-archive/fonts/cyrillic/scyrillic I negotiated this with the author and he agreed to ...
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Error when trying to use Roboto font with pdftex

I'm trying to use the Roboto font in a beamer presentation, built with pdftex. I installed the roboto package, but when trying to build, I get the following error: Trying to make PK font ...
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Font error message in XeLaTeX?

I get more than 300 different error messages which are different; however, they should all have the same origin: xelatex> ! Font EU1/CatalanaSansRegular(0)/m/it/6="Catalana Sans Regular:" at 6.0pt ...