{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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Why shouldn't I use getnonfreefonts to install additional fonts? Why shouldn't I use updmap when installing or removing fonts?

This question and answer is a response to a request from Joseph Wright. Why shouldn't I use getnonfreefonts to install additional fonts? Why shouldn't I use updmap when installing or removing fonts? ...
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english-greek language in tccv document class

I am using tccv document class in order to create my cv in Greek. For this reason I mainly have two questions: (1) is it possible to print my name in Greek but leave "curriculum vitae" in English; (2) ...
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MinionPro % character not being properly rendered

After installing MinionPro following instructions from https://toihoctap.wordpress.com/2013/02/20/install-minionpro-font-for-texlive-2012-in-ubuntu-12-04-lts/ % signs aren't being properly rendered, ...
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Cannot compile xelatex template

I try to create my CV using the following template two-columns, one page. I manage to find the fonts in .ttf format and installed them in my win7 system. However, I get an error of "font-not-found" ...
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lower and upper case in axis-labels

pgfplots output for labels is only capital letters, I would like to make the axis labels case sensitive but can't seems to find a way todo this. \documentclass[12pt, %Schriftgröße a4paper, ...
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What kind of font is used in math mode of LaTeX?

For some reasons of compatibility and interactivity I need to create my own simple system for drawing the formulas. (So I need standard math sybols and something like \mathcal{N}.) Is there a way ...
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How to change font, size, and shape in Xelatex

Having established a document platform as: \documentclass[10pt,b5paper,twoside]{report} %-------------------------- %--- Packages required %-------------------------- \usepackage{microtype} ...
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How to make a nasalized schwa [ə͂] in textipa?

I could not find anything online. I tried \~\textipa{@} but that produced only a tilde before a schwa. Any help on resolving this probably simple issue would be appreciated!
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How to use txfont in plain TeX

I'm trying to insert one font from txfont package in my plain TeX file, but I cannot understand some aspects of this font distribution. The font I would use is the txmi1; so, how can TeX use this ...
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Fonts in math expressions in Metapost

I try to create a Metapost figure that contains math fonts, like: beginfig(1); label.urt(btex $\mathfrak{b}$ etex,(100,0)); label(btex $\mathcal{X}_{\eta}$ etex,(-15,55)); endfig; end ...
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How can I format `\delta` as **Bold sloping sans serif font**

How can I format \delta as Bold sloping sans serif font. The journal guideline requires that Bold sloping sans serif font, defined by the \mathsfbi macro, should be used for tensors and matrices, for ...
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Why is the \copyright symbol in helvet asymmetric?

The left © is nicely centered within its circle, while the right one is slightly shifted to the top. Why is that? Edit: highly related question: how to get good looking copyright and registered ...
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How to get a photoshop font look like math mode in tex? [duplicate]

I want to make a figure in Mathematica, export it as a PDF, edit/label it in Photoshop, and then add it as a figure in a TeX document. I would really like to have the font in the figure closely match ...
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How to type hindi font with texmaker and miktex?

trying to type hindi font using Texmaker with Miktex. The hindi typing is done using hindi google input tools installed in the system. Please help in this regard. \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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How to install font Inconsolata on MacTex 2014?

I try to install Inconsolata according to http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/fonts/inconsolata/ I did the following steps: Mac OS X: To install, open a Terminal window and cd to inside the downloaded ...
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How to properly set font for document

I have bought and installed the font family Frutiger according to https://www.tug.org/fonts/fontinstall.html TexLive on Windows. Now I would like to set Frutiger as the font for headings (sections ...
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Beamer warsaw make font bold on all frames

When using beamer with the warsaw theme, how can one set the text on all frames to appear in boldface? Here is an MWE, I want text on both the slides to be in boldface. \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} ...
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which font is exactly used in this pdf document? [duplicate]

Hi, does anybody can help to recognize the font of this file. Please pay attention to "g"s. If it is typewritten, which font is nowadays similar to that in Office word? Thanks.
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Title Page and more

Often there are many book formats that have a need to be reproduced in Latex, either to learn from or to design the next classic. In this view consider the first few pages of an older book The ...
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Please help me finding what is wrong? [closed]

I am so sorry that I ask something not particularly helpful for future users. I am very new to Latex. I use a template for my report. When I typeset (Ctrl + T), I got an error. I looked up previous ...
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IEEE pdf express gives following errors [closed]

Errors—Fix is required for IEEE Xplore compatibility The report says: Which means: Bookmarks found in document The document contains bookmarks. Document contains link annotations The document ...
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Installing WebOMintsGD font in Tex Live 2015 on Ubuntu 14.04

I wonder how to correctly install the WebOMintsGD font in Tex Live 2015 on Ubuntu 14.04. I tried the following code but without any success: wget ...
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Wrong ending single quote with \grq under XeLaTeX

I'm experiencing a glyph issue when using \grq from the german package under xelatex. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{libertine} \usepackage{german} \begin{document} \glq test\grq ...
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Create a custom font style for beamer

How can I create a custom font style for beamer? How can I then change the color of this style and the normal font color globally? I'd like to write e.g.: \begin{frame} \HighlightedText{I am ...
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Change font in Asymptote

How can I to change the font in Asymptote (to Palatino) with TeXMaker? If I try usepackage{"mathpazo"}; I get this error message: test.asy: 4.11: cannot call 'guide operator spec(pair z, int p)' ...
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How can I use my own fonts in LaTeX?

I've been using LaTeX for bigger assignments at the university for two semesters now. At the moment I'm working on my final project and for that I want to use the company font. I have it in OTF and ...
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How to produce outlined characters using command

How could I produce characters which are outlined, like below: It seemed like using some special command can add these outline to the character.
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Change font only for numeral in text mode

I want to change the font used in 0123456789 to the same as defined in $0123456789$. I know that I can do it to math mode with this command: \DeclareMathSymbol{8}{\mathalpha}{mymathnumerals}{`8} Is ...
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Specifying the font for only one character with unicode-math

I'm using XeTeX and the fontspec and unicode-math packages. In order to use a different math font for Greek letters, I do something like this, using the range option of \setmathfont: ...
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Latex define font for entire document

Here is my tex sample. I got one problem that, my entire document font changed back to default. In the beginning I have \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage[labelfont=bf]{caption} ...
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How to change font of specific (numerical) cell using pgfplotstable?

I'm using pgfplotstable to create tables from .csv-files. I would like being able to change the font of specific numerical cells. In particular, I would like to change the font of these cells to look, ...
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Does fouriernc contain sans serif fonts?

Does fouriernc contain sans serif font? If not, which type is actually used for it? Is this type scalable? My problem shows not so minimal working example: \documentclass{memoir} ...
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Modify a Memoir code to the Book Class

I saw this beautiful code: Modifying the section, subsection and subsubsection style , and I try to implement it in the format of book Class, but I find difficulty doing this. My code in ...
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I need only one slanted sans serif math character

For some reason I need one slanted sans serif character. Otherwise in my documents I use Fourier, Helvet and Luximono fonts. How to determine it? \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{fouriernc} ...
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Incompatibilities between fourier and other mathfont

When I combine fourier and other mathfont, there are some symbols not dislayed correctly. The operator "+" disappeared and the \left( \right) doesn't word. Is there any solution that I still can use ...
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Combine 2 math font together

I want to use pxfonts package as the main math font in my document. But I also need fourier package to use \wideOarc command. Is there any solution to combine those math fonts? Thank a lot :) ...
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bibtex DOI/URL in Helvetica font

Bibtex seems to force Times font style for DOI numbers, against my font style Helvetica. Please consult: \begin{filecontents*}{test.bib} @article{foo2010, author = "Foo Bar", journal = "J.P.B.", ...
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Install a font local to one particular document

Is it possible to convert a ttf or otf font for use only in one particular document? That is, I do not want to have that font installed on my overall "TeX system". If my document folder is foo, I ...
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Setting font in OPmac or other Plain macros

The OPmac manual explains how to set the font size and discusses the style variations \bf, \it, \em etc. but I do not see a way to set the actual font in use. I'm using XeTeX and would like to access ...
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Old math typographical style

a question amid history and curiosity. Do you know or recognize the font and math style used, for example, by the Journal of the American Statical Association here? History because the style resembles ...
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Textbf Not working

I am writing my Master Thesis in latex but I am experiencing some issues. I am using a custom document class, linked here The issue I am experiencing is that \textbf and \textit are not working. ...
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Wrong superscript positioning with xelatex and alternative font

Trying to change the math font with xelatex, I used the following commands: \usepackage[cm]{sfmath} \usepackage{mathspec} %\defaultfontfeatures{Mapping=tex-text,Scale=MatchLowercase} ...
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Conflict between option ISO of package txgreeks and \mathcal

When I use the package option ISO to make Greeks italic, I find that \mathcal is out of work. Can anybody help me out? Thanks. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{etex} \usepackage{amsfonts} ...
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Palatino font and renewcommand title

I have tried to make a document with the font called "Palatino" and with a renew defintion of the title. Here is what I tried: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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An easy way to create your own new Font using glyphs from other psnfss2e fonts?

I'd like to create my own LaTeX font that works with pdfLaTeX, or if that's too difficult for me, then create a custom font that at least works with XeTeX. I'd like to use the letters from Palitino ...
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How to override default font with virtual font

My setup: TL 2014 (packaged with Debian 8) I'm trying to create a virtual font and override original font with it. The idea is to copy necessary files of original font with prefix 'o' and in virtual ...
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How to change font for a particular section? [duplicate]

Let us consider the following scenario. This is the partial code in the main.tex file and which includes code from other tex files like certificate.tex, abstract.tex etc., .................... ...
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Using symbols from the arevmath package without changing the entire mathematics font?

I know this question is very similar, but most everything there is centered on MnSymbol, but I am trying to use or "obtain" three symbols using the arevmath package (I am using pdfLaTeX and MiKTeX): ...
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How to include bold+italic font in an equation

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt,numbers=noenddot]{scrartcl} \usepackage{mathtools} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{equation} \mathbf{R}_I(\mathbf{u}_{e}) = ...
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changing font of wordpress quick latex

The font of word press quick latex looks so light and not so good. Is it possible to change the font a bit dark and a bit cool? and i am writing chemical reaction so i must use wp quick latex as i ...