{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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Using fonts - latex

Can anyone explain me why I can't have an output like this using this code? Code, thanks @Bernard : \documentclass[12pt,french]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Fit equations as same size of the text fonts

An inline equation is written with the sentence appears, It can be noticed the line spacing has been locally increased for that particular sentence containing the variable E. How to shrink the ...
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Making the abstract's font looks better

How do I to make this Abstract's font written in Frensh looks better? Any brilliant idea, please ? For example, this font-style that I can't find how to make it: Its related code: ...
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Specific font for specific characters with mathspec package

I am trying to manipulate the font, font size and thickness of the mathematical characters individually. I came into this solution at stackexchange; XeTeX/mathspec punctuation issue ... \makeatletter ...
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\usepackage[scaled]{helvet} fails on Mac with BasicTeX

I have a short latex program that fails to compile when I use the following: \usepackage[scaled]{helvet} I suspect that this is an issue with using BasicTeX on the Mac because I have seen this ...
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KOMA-Script: Making Preface Page Like Chapter

I am finishing setting up my thesis LaTeX document using scrreprt class. I am trying to add the final touches which include a List of Acronyms. Now I want it to look exactly the same as the ToC does ...
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Change from Times New Roman to Arial [duplicate]

pr. 3 sg. bhavati. 3 pl. bhavanti I am using Times New Roman as the main font in a XeLaTeX doc, wherein lines like the previous occur. But after some discussion, I now need to put just some ...
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Generating a table of all glyphs – including meta data like name, Unicode etc

The answers to Generating a table of glyphs with XeTeX cycle through character positions in the font and output a glyph (and its ordinal number) if one is assigned to that position, which is only ...
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Open source fonts in LaTeX

Which LaTeX fonts are open source? Someone told me they are all, but I am not sure...
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Changing the font size of all the sections or sub sections

\documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \section{Hello World} {\fontsize{20}{24}\selectfont \lipsum[4] } \lipsum[1] \end{document} Here I can modify ...
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I cant get mathptmx to work:

I have wasted one whole working day trying to get mathptmx to work. In texmaker I get this error when doing a quick build or pdflatex: ! I can't find file `rsfs10'. <*> ...:=ljfour; mag:=1; ...
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Caveats of newtxmath and fontspec together

I'm able to typeset a ~50 page set of lecture notes with heavy math using \usepackage{libertine} \usepackage[libertine]{newtxmath} with both PDFLaTeX and XeLaTeX. I know that the libertine package ...
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Using different fonts in a latex document [duplicate]

The present state is: I get two ttf fonts, say font1.ttf and font2.ttf. I used autoinst tool to convert the both into latex usable fonts. In my document preamble, now I'm able to use: ...
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Question about using package babyloniannum

I'm trying to use package babyloniannum, here's my file \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec,babyloniannum} \begin{document} \babylonianfont{Santakku} \babyloniannum{8} \end{document} I ...
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A “math font error” I fixed but, don't know what was wrong

I was typing my homework and got this error: ! LaTeX Error: \mathfrak allowed only in math mode. Recently I added some macros to my macro file that gives mathfrak text when used so, I figured I must ...
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What is the defaults font in \documentclass{slides}?

Because beamer is more powerful, I am learning to use it to prepare my presentation. But, I prefer the default font style in \documentclass{slides}. So, I have two questions: What is the defaults ...
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minted : changing fontfamily to support UTF8 chars

I'd like to print out the output of a "/usr/bin/tree" command. For instance : /etc/puppet/hieradata/ ├── common.yaml └── virtual ├── false.yaml └── true.yaml My idea was to put this in a ...
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Does Kerkis font work with xelatex?

I'm a confused on whether xelatex and kerkis font can be used together. I'm using Ubuntu 13.10, Tex Live 2013/Debian, and I have the kerkis font installed. Though, if I try to compile the following ...
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How can I get TeXShop to pick up the right font, and sharply? [closed]

I am running TeXShop on a Mac, and formatting a document for Electronic Communications in Probability. I have used their tex source to produce their sample document, available in step 1 here. I ...
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Font management, i.e. problems with StandardSymL-Slant_167

my Illustrator doesn't know about the font "StandardSymL-Slant_167", which seems to be used in a picture that I createted with gnuplot+pdflatex. At the moment Illustrator is replacing it with another ...
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Troubles installing MathTime Pro 2 (MacTex)

I follow the directions here: $sudo texhash warning: kpathsea: configuration file texmf.cnf not found in these directories: /opt/local/etc/texmf. texhash: Done. But I can fix this by doing ...
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Making variations of \boxed

I have to typeset certain formulas, and the notation involves stretchable boxes, pretty much like \boxed{X} makes, but occasionally I need to add a hat below and/or above, as the picture shows: ...
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Change \ttfamily font for entire document

I'd like to change the teletype (\ttfamily) font that I'm using in my document. (I'm using the scrartcl class.) I've searched on stackexchange and Google, but all I can find are answers to how to ...
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LuaLaTeX: german special character ß with `newpxtext`

I use the font Palatino from the package newpxtext in combination with LuaLaTeX. With this package it is not possible to set the german special character ß directly: % Magic comments for TeXstudio % ...
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font in MATLAB figures (type1 / type3)

I have some figures generated in MATLAB. I want to include the figures in a tex file. First I save the figure as eps format. and then I include the eps file in the latex. The default font of the ...
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greek encodings under lyx

In my newly installed linux machine (Fedora 19), editing a formerly working document under lyx, I get: Package fontenc Error: Encoding file 'lgrenc.def' not found and in fact I see that the dir ...
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Libertine + newtxmath gaps in big brackets

I have a problem when combining Libertine with newtxmath. When using large brackets in equations the brackets have strange gaps. \documentclass[fontsize=12pt,DIV=12,oneside,a4paper]{scrreprt} ...
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Install MyriadPro on MacOS/Texlive 2013 [closed]

I tried to install MyriadPro using FontPro (FontPro). Everytime I try to compile a latex document with pdflatex I get the following error: kpathsea: Running mktexpk --mfmode / --bdpi 600 --mag ...
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What is this math font and how do I access it?

I'm reading a paper that uses a font that looks like this for equations: It looks a bit like Times New Roman. In my file, I use \usepackage{newtxtext,newtxmath} and get the following really ugly ...
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Harvmac, Amstex

I am writing a file with Plain TeX using the harvmac macro. I have always used LaTeX until now. Two related questions about harvmac Vs. mathematical fonts: I tried adding \input amstex to get the ...
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Make All fonts embedded in WinEdt

I have received the following comment from publisher on my paper: "Please create a good pdf with all fonts used embedded. If you are unable to create a good pdf with all fonts embedded. Please see: ...
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change fontshape for lewis dot in chemfig chemmacro

I wish to draw a chemical reaction showing a radical chain reaction. I am using chemfig and chemmacros and beamer. beamer uses sans serif fonts which is good for display and less fussy. When I write ...
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Changing only text font to Times New Roman but keep maths symbols in default font

In my document, I have math symbols/equations, as well as plain text, the text has to be in Times New Roman font, so I use \usepackage{pslatex}. However, this also changes the font of the maths ...
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Why does a different font appear on Greek and different on English?

I'm trying to create a pdf that contains both English and Greek. But the two different languages appear in different fonts. Can someone tell me why? This is my code: ...
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Debugging font shape undefined in TeXShop

I am a LaTeX newbie on a Mac running OS X Mavericks, TexShop 3.26 and MacTeX-2013. I am writing a document and I keep getting the following warning: LaTeX Font Warning: Font shape `T1/phvr/m/n' ...
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What is the scheme of fonts naming in PDFs generated by LaTeX and other software?

Most of PDF viewing software allows one to see documents properties, in particular, fonts used in them. Some viewers (e.g. Okular of KDE) even allow to extract such fonts to TTF files. I always ...
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How can I change font? [duplicate]

How can I change font just only for one word ? I have to use Segoe WP Semibold for some words in my document.
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Modern CV template 'oldstyle' is not using kurier font

I need help getting the kurier font to work in modern CV template 'oldstyle'. I'm using moderncv version 1.5.1, I followed the instructions on tug for font installation on MacOSX (10.7). I also have ...
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Package “comicsans”: How to prevent setting of default fonts [duplicate]

I'm using the comicsans package and I noticed that it automatically changes a lot of default fonts to comics. I was wondering if there is some command to restore everything to the default fonts? ...
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Change font via `ERT` at LyX

I want to change font at LyX via ERT (e.g. for one of the Culmus Hebrew fonts). I remeber that was one command like \set...{fontname} and then the font change to fontname (What was before this command ...
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Desktop wallpaper with black background templates

I want to prepare some cheat sheets to be used as desktop wallpapers. I would like to go for something like this: It has, I think, context highlighting (or maybe just environmental highlighting) a ...
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Lightening Font in Latex [closed]

How can you make font for one paragraph of a light nature? The basic setup is: \section{Title \vspace{-5mm} \paragraph{....} That entire paragraph is bold and I haven't been able to find a way to ...
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\fbox does not work with images

I tray to add a border on a list of images using \fbox but it did not work. my code: \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{figure}[!h] \centering \fbox{ ...
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Identifying a font [duplicate]

What is the font used in these diagrams? I tried searching, but can't find exact one. EDIT: www.identifont.com gives me "Chalfont Light" as a result, but this is not the font on diagrams.
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Beamer: Using sans serif numbers in math mode together with LuaLaTeX and the fontspec package

This is a follow up on my last question. I want to produce a beamer presentation using the font Helvetica Neue. I am using this MWE: \documentclass[]{beamer} \usepackage{fontspec} \setsansfont[ ...
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First steps with LuaLaTeX and ttf fonts

I am just starting to use LuaLaTeX. Mainly because I want to use a ttf font for a presentation. My MWE looks like \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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\textup command not working inside \textsc

I believe it's going to be difficult getting a solution for my issue the way I have to put it, because I'm afraid I cannot provide an MWE for it. The issue is that when I type something like ...
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Reference to subequation forces serif font; how to work around?

I'm using the subequations environment in a book in which some text is in sans serif font. When I have a reference to a subequation, the reference comes out in a serif font, even if the surrounding ...
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itemize under sf produce a font warning

It seems that textbullet has no sf version. When itemize is in a \sf environment, I receive the following warning: LaTeX Font Warning: Font shape `OMS/cmss/m/n' undefined (Font) using ...
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Using 12 Pitch Monospaced Font in Latex

I am trying to create a Latex document and the specification for the same asks for a 12 pitch font. After reading a bit about "pitch" I understand that I should be using a monospaced font like ...