{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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Replace an upright Greek math alphabet in mtpro2

I need to replace the gamma and upright uppercase Gamma alphabets in mtpro2 with their counterparts from newtxmath in both normal and bold styles. I asked a related question here, but got half the ...
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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 to get a list of all available (TTF-) Fonts with XeTeX?

Very neat that I can use any available Truetype font on my Windows machine with MikTeX and XeTeX. %!TEX TS-program = xelatex %!TEX encoding = UTF-8 Unicode \documentclass[]{article} ...
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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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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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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 [on hold]

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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xetex complains about missing kanjix.map

I've just installed TL2011 on Windows 7 and updated it from the net. The installation produced no errors and everything is fine - but now xelatex (and not pdflatex nor lualatex) ends every invocation ...
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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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How to replace certain Greek letters in mtpro2 with their counterparts from newtxmath

I use mtpro2 package in my article for writing math and Times Roman for text. The question is how to use certain Greek letters (like \gamma which I see better in newtxmath) from newtxmath instead of ...
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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 ...
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Superscript/subscript fonts different from body font

The following minimal example: \documentclass{article} \renewcommand{\familydefault}{\sfdefault} \begin{document} 10$^5$ and CO$_2$. \end{document} produces the following: The superscript and ...
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Changing the operator font with unicode-math loaded

How could I change the operator font to, let's say, the sans serif style, with the unicode-math package loaded? The following code only works without that package: \documentclass{article} ...
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Font isn't found though properly installed

I just set up the MacTeX-2014 distribution on my MacBook working OS X Yosemite 10.10. As i try to build a document on which i already worked without a problem on said machine before clean installing ...
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What is the template, used in this document?

What is the of the template and font, used in this document?
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Question regarding the loading of fonts

A TeX file loads some fonts not found in the computer \setCJKmainfont[BoldFont=FZDaHei-B02S,ItalicFont=Adobe Kaiti Std]{FZZhongDengXian-Z07S}% \setCJKsansfont{Adobe Heiti Std} \setCJKmonofont{Adobe ...
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Correct positioning of diacritic mark over capital char [on hold]

I'm implemeting the specific standard caled as hip, in which I have ', '=', as a diacritics marks. So I know about \'s\'S, but since the are not in the hip standard I can't use them. So I have a two ...
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Have different font colours in the same Aquamacs document [on hold]

I am writing a document in Aquamacs, and I want some (not all) of the text to be in a different colour. Is this possible? I googled it but could only see how to change the font colour of all the ...
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Can you provide a link to a font or typeface containing a double bar dollar sign? [duplicate]

Can anybody refer me to a font file or typeface that contains the proper US dollar sign? A problem with most typefaces is that they contain a generic dollar sign, containing a single vertical bar. A ...
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Changing text font size without changing math font size

I want to change font size of text to 14pt, but it's important to me that math font size must be 12pt. Is there any way to change font size of text without changing font size of math text? I would ...
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Any recommended font for better looking dollar symbol?

Is there a good way to have a better looking dollar symbol \$ without altering the fonts of the rest of the text? The \$ in a default template just looks very dull. I would prefer to have a Fraktur ...
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Set font style to Courier New and font size of 10pt in framed

I would like to change the font from Times New Roman to Courier New in the framed environment and it should have a font size of 10pt. Here my current coding: \begin{lstlisting} ...
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TeX Live 2014 - How to update otfinfo

First, to give you an idea what I want to achieve: I would like to installing the Bembo Font Family via otfinst.py for pdflatex. Why I don't use lualatex or xelatex is the missing support of some ...
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How could I write my name, for example, to look like the \LaTeX logo?

How could I write my name, for example, in a \LaTeX style? It is just interesting, as in Google all other things pop up when I try to search for an answer!
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Change default font for math environments

In beamer, is there way to have mathematical expressions put in serif by default, while the rest of the text is in sans-serif?
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Change font only in a tikzpicture in beamer document class

I'm doing a presentatin with the beamer documentclass. I use tikzpicture to annotate a figure. I do it like this \begin{figure}[htp] \centering \begin{tikzpicture} \node[anchor=south west, inner ...
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How do I make fonts look heavier than this in my output pdf file?

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt,numbers=noenddot]{scrartcl} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \begin{document} Wind energy provides an indirect form of solar energy. It is a proven technology ...
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Extensions to CM-fonts in Type1 format?

I'm looking for a font set, which extends CM-fonts and may be used as a complete substitute to them (cyrillic and western european languages assumed). Are there any fonts which cover the following ...
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Left handed writing

Is there a way in LaTeX, which would make some text look like it has been written by a left hander. In italic fonts, is there a distinction between left handed and right handed writing(you can ...
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Proxima Nova as default font?

I am writing a resume in Latex, and am still a beginner and want to use Proxima Nova as the default font. How do I use it?
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Is this a bug in the pfb file or a bug in metapost's “glyph”?

I've only recently started playing with metapost's "glyph". I've discovered (MWE below) an anomaly with the paths in serifs for the cm font set from these experiments. Starting point: it seems that ...
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Why Different Commands for Seemingly Similar Tasks?

Take a look at the following list: \textit, \it, \emph, \itshape, \mathit \textbf, \bf, \bfseries, \mathbf ... One might say, for instance, that: \mathbf and \mathit are for math mode, while the ...
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How to install MathTime Pro 2 fonts on MikTeX

I have been trying for a long time now to install the MathTime Professional II (mtpro2) fonts on my system. (I am running MikTeX 2.9 under Windows 7, but what likely matters is "recent MikTeX, under ...
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How can I typeset the following symbol for beep in multimeter (code)?

How can I typeset the following symbol for beep in multimeter?
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Find ShareLaTeX default font type

I need to use in Word the same font type as in ShareLaTeX. ShareLaTeX explains the font types they use here, but I'm uncapable of finding which one is the default one. Is it Computer Modern Roman or ...
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Why does't the \SetAlFnt work in the algorithm2e?

I want to use the \SetAlFn to change the font size of the algorithm, but it doesn't seem work at all. Here is my code. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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conditional against font color

I want to change the text according to its current font color. I can test argument against font family \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Different font style on different OS

I use gnuplot for generating eps-figs including text labels which are organized in a separate .tex-file which in turn I include in my main document. With pdflatex TexNicCenter generates the ...
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Conflict with limit , font, babel

I have the following code \documentclass{article} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{gfsartemisia-euler} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \begin{document} $$\lim_{t\to ...
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How to change the font of the numbers in a tex

I've read the below answer : Font selection in XeTeX for specific characters but I need a solution that works with latexpdf instead of xetex.
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Change font into the document [duplicate]

I am using Arial font in my document: %from preamble: \usepackage{lmodern} %font \renewcommand{\rmdefault}{phv} % Arial \renewcommand{\sfdefault}{phv} % Arial but i must write some parts using ...
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Change the font of the dates column in moderncv

I have searched a lot but I have not found a way to change the font of the dates below every horizontal line of every section. I use moderncv classic theme with fontspec and fontawesome.
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XeLatex otf font won't load

I am very inexperienced with LaTeX. I have a tex file that has worked for a long time, then stopped without any changes to the file. We purchased NeueHaasGrotDisp font. I have the fonts in OTF ...
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Decimal point in sans serif font

For some reason, when I use \mathsf{}, the decimal point doesn't seem to be affected: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \textsf{This is an example.} $ \mathsf{\frac{1}{2} = 0.5} $ The rest of ...
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Switching to lualatex: How to translate font setups?

I am a long-term pdflatex user. Once in a while I want to give lualatex a try (e.g., to try the recent TikZ graph layout engine). A couple of good answers here at tex.se describe what to do in that ...
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how to display upright letters in math mode without manually creating space?

\documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \title{Title} \author{Author} \begin{document} \maketitle $\{ n \mid n\ \mbox{is\ even} \}$ \end{document} Since it is a relatively rare occasion for me to ...
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beamer, lmodern and \scshape give “Font shape not available” warning

Using lmodern package and \scshape in beamer: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{lmodern} \begin{document} \frame{\scshape Normal size text} \end{document} gives: LaTeX Font Warning: Font shape ...
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Text Bold with fontspec [closed]

I am trying to use: \usepackage{fontspec} \setmainfont{Cambria} But I cannot manage to emphasise the text by using usual \textbf or \textit. How to do it on Mac? Or which is the closest to ...
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Setting all nodes to use \sffamily without overriding font size

In my document, I want all labels in tikz and pgfplots graphics to use sans-serif, so I use \tikzset{every node/.append style={font=\sffamily}}. This works. However, when I use this, inside my axis ...
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problem using Source SansPro

I am trying to use Source SansPro in the friggeri CV tamplate. I have installed in windows the font and to confirm it i opened .txt file where the font exist there. While compiling the following ...