{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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Issue with font replacement in captions when using math mode

I'm getting annoying font replacement warnings of the kind: LaTeX Font Warning: Font shape `OT1/cmr/bx/n' in size <10.5> not available and LaTeX Font Warning: Size substitutions with ...
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uppercase font for whole document?

Is there in Latex something like Technic Font in Adobe/OpenOffice? I want basically the whole document in uppercase, incl. the headlines (like those 'Chapter 1') etc. by declaring one package or just ...
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Setting Minion Math with XeLaTeX [duplicate]

What is the correct way to configure Minion Math with XeLaTeX? The website does not offer many information. www.typoma.com/en
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`$U$` and `$\mathcal U$` typeset very similarly with TeX Gyre Pagella

I love TeX Gyre Pagella, and use it and the corresponding math font like so: \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{unicode-math} \setmainfont[Ligatures=TeX]{TeX Gyre Pagella} \setmathfont{TeX Gyre ...
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How can the font Open Baskerville be used with plain TeX?

I downloaded the font Open Baskerville from here, but I don't know how to use it. How can it be loaded in plain TeX? I can use any of tex, pdftex or xetex. (I am using texlive on Linux.)
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Create and use macro names dynamically within a loop for redefining lowercase greek letters

This is follow-up question to this one. My aim is to let greek letters behave the same like normal latin letters, when it comes to get them upright. At the moment I'm using \mathrm to get letters ...
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Importing accents and wide accents

I know how to import a single symbol from a different font (How can I use a symbol provided by a package without changing the entire mathematics font?), but it is possible to import an accent? For ...
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Make greek letters behave like normal letters in math mode - default italic and responsive to mathrm

This topic has been discussed several times, but amongst all the answers, I couldn't find any suiting my needs. I'm looking for a way to use greek letters the same way I'd use normal letters, means ...
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Make small caps work with erewhon and mathdesign

I use the package erewhon for Utopia and mathdesign for the accompanying math typeface. If I use mathdesign, though, \textsc and \scshape don't work anymore: the document compiles smoothly ignoring ...
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epstopdf embed custom fonts

I am using Texmaker in combination with MikTex. To convert eps files, the package epstopdf is used. In my eps files from Matlab I use the font Utopia but during the conversion, it is replaced by ...
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Installing the latest version of EB Garamond in TeX Live

I want to use the coloredlettrine package, which I understand requires a version of the EB Garamond fonts which is newer than that provided by TeX Live 2015. I'm trying to follow the instructions in ...
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How change the default font size of a particular font mid document?

I am using XeLaTeX(fontspec) and I have the following problem. I am using a lot of differents fonts in the preamble like \setmainfont{GFSDidot} \newfontfamily{\greekfont}{CMU Serif} ...
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Changing font in math mode

I am very, very new to LaTeX, and I've been trying to understand fonts but as far as I can tell, it is too complicated for me at this point. All I really want to do, is change the amssymb version of ...
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Using \cal font in LateX2e. Is it possible?

I've been searching far and wide to try and find a solution to this but no luck yet - I have to create a table which looks similar to this but with a few changes: and I was told the source uses ...
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Warning when font lacks symbol

I have a document with \usepackage{amsmath, amsfonts, amsthm} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{unicode-math} \setmainfont[Ligatures=TeX]{TeX Gyre Pagella} \setmathfont{TeX Gyre Pagella Math} With ...
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Use Ubuntu System fonts

I found several answers regarding windows, but nothing on Linux. I'm using Ubuntu and for right now, I simply want to use the fonts already installed on my computer for my PDF getting generated from a ...
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Can XeTeX use fonts from SkyFonts?

On my Windows 7 system I installed via SkyFonts from Fonts.com: Sabon Next Display The font does not appear in C:\Windows\Fonts. However, it shows up in certain desktop applications, for example Xara ...
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Numero symbol instead of the word 'no' being typeset with a certain font

I have the following minimal working example: \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt]{memoir} \usepackage{fontspec} \setmainfont{Nimbus Sans L} \begin{document} No, no, Not, not. \end{document} The font I ...
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Alternative sum symbol for Neo Euler

I love the (unicode) Neo Euler font from Hermann Zapf & Khaled Hosny. The only caveat is the \sum symbol, which is in my opinion just ugly: I hear it also from other people, therefore I wonder ...
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Smartdiagram Package: Changing Font Family

I want to use sans serif fonts in a diagram, so I thought that including \sffamily would be enough, but something strange happens. I include a MWE, where the first diagram is drawn using a serif ...
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Control gb4e's font family selection

In beamer, the default font is sans serif. But gb4e will override this default and select a serif font for both the line to be glossed (introduced with \gll) and the glosses. Only the translation line ...
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substitute widetilde in one font for another in plain tex

I am using newtx fonts in plain TeX. However, I prefer most of cmex to ntxexx. There is one exception (so far that I have found), the \widetilde, which is beautiful in ntxexx. I do not have any ...
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How do I get this font from my default TeX installation?

I am looking at a PDF file written by someone and I am 90% sure that it was written in LaTeX. But his output is much better than mine. Can anyone tell me which package is this?
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Fonts and color CMYK facing problem on TeXShop

Question 1 I am using LaTeX on Mac OS X with Classic. I have many four color (CMYK) projects in LaTeX. I use colors in CMYK mode. I am attaching three pages our projects. Now, I am using TeXShop on ...
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Memoir class and subsection titles

I've been through all types of answers but couldn't make it work: I use memoir class, \usepackage[sc]{mathpazo} My running heads are correct, but the section titles are smallcaps (and small!) ...
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How to compile LM-fonts from sources?

Suppose we need to go all the way from METAType1 sources for LM-fonts http://www.gust.org.pl/projects/e-foundry/latin-modern/download/lm2004mt1.zip up to these two files: lmr10.pfb and rm-lmr10.tfm ...
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GFS Didot accented letters not working in LaTeX

I am trying to use GFS Didot in pdfTeX to typeset a short French music article, but some of the accented letters are not working. While I could do without accented capitals, several essential accented ...
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Working with Old Babylonian cuneiform in TeXstudio

I'm fairly new to using LaTeX and have been using the default font up until now. I need to implement a font called Santakku in order to typeset cuneiform characters, but have had trouble finding clear ...
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Installing the emerald font on TeX Live 2015

I got a new machine and put TeX Live on it, the version you get from tug.org. Now I need to compile a document that uses the emerald font. I feel like I have tried everything. The font seems to be ...
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How to change font style of all algorithm/algpseudocode keywords?

In detail I want to change the font style of all keywords like If Return For to bold/sans serif, but only the keywords. MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{algorithm} ...
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Drawing lines along text baselines

I'm not very familiar with the world of TeX and its flavors, and I'm having trouble evaluating whether it fits my needs before I dive into it. TeX and its ilk can draw horizontal line strokes, but can ...
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Why does ConTeXt keep telling me “source file is not found”?

I can't seem to make ConTeXt work with system fonts. Let's take this simple example from another question on tex.SE : \usemodule[simplefonts][size=12pt] \setmainfont[liberationsans] \starttext Test ...
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Piece of code regarding languages and fonts

There is a question I have since the day I started using LaTeX but even now I can't find an answer online. From the beginning I am using this piece of code which governs everything related to the ...
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Obtaining features from EBGaramond font in ConTeXt

I want to use EBGaramond font "historic" features in ConTeXt the same way as I could use them from LaTeX but without success. I think I am missing something in my ConTeXt but I am not able to see what ...
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Anyone know how to get this font with standard Tex? [duplicate]

The math font looks spectacular here, and I want to use it for my thesis (LaTeX): https://www.fernuni-hagen.de/stochastik/downloads/gruberhagen.pdf A sample: An ideal answer would involve a few ...
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pgfplots - How to get the y axis in sans serif

I made a coordinate system with pgfplots. Now I want the font to be in sans serif, so I tried the command \sffamily after document start (just like in the example). With this everything is in sans ...
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Easiest Way To Make Section Smallcaps [duplicate]

I am trying to make my sections small caps. I have tried: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lmodern} \begin{document} \section*{\textsc{Test}} \end{document} But this complains that no bold ...
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XeLaTeX not finding font

I am trying to use a template I found online, which is compiled with XeLaTeX and uses the Fontin font. I installed that font from the included link, along with its "smallcaps" variant etc. I have ...
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How to write logs in latex without default indent

The output I want is like the following photo: We can see the middle log lines have different font type and indent compared with other plain text. I have searched a while. The font type seems ...
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Document class gsm-l's ToC is messed up

I'm writing a text using document class gsm-l but the number of the sections overlap with the section symbol §, like this: Here's an MWE: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{gsm-l} \usepackage{amsthm, ...
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How to create a plot like the one shown [closed]

My program is currently making plots which look like However, I would like to produce a plot with font and plot axes which looks exactly like the following: I do not care about the actual data ...
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\tiny can't change the font size of the symbol such as \sum in equation

I want to change the font size of the equation, but it seems that the large symbol in equation such as \sum can't be changed. Why would that happen ? This is my AWE \documentclass{article} ...
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Font styles are overwritten in tufte-latex when using igo

I have an issue with font definitions from a DocumentClass that are being overridden. The font styling defined in tufte-latex is being replaced (or maybe just suppressed) by the font styling in the ...
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Mathpazo Strangeness

This has me flummoxxed. Here's an MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{mathpazo} \begin{document} $\omega$ $\mathbf{\omega}$ \end{document} What should print is the mathpazo omega, and then ...
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Fonts not found in local .texmf-var but thy are in /usr/share

I'm having trouble using Droid Sans, and other fonts from the LaTeX font catalogue. Using the following MWE: \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage[defaultsans]{droidsans} ...
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LaTeX Font Warning: Font shape undefined

First question. I am quite new to LaTeX (using XeTeX from TeXLive 2015 recently installed and up to date) and I get the following warning: LaTeX Font Warning: Font shape ...
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What is this strange package conflict between `mdframed`, `euscript`, and `amssymb`? [closed]

I came across the following curious package conflict. I was using euscript to load Euler calligraphic letters, mdframed to create pretty frames, amssymb to get blackboard-bold letters, and \small to ...
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csquotes: spacing between text guillemets

Consider the following mwe: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage[babel,german=guillemets]{csquotes} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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What double struck font is this?

there is a double struck font in an old book I own that I really like, but no font searching machine did find any usable or correct results. The book is from the early 90s and it is already TeXed, ...
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Soft question - popularizing LaTeX for a class (of musicians)

I am afraid that this is close to be "off topic" of the site. If so, I will gladly close it. I need to popularize LaTeX for a class. There will be a special (non-optional) class about LaTeX basics to ...