{latin-modern} is about the Latin Modern font set.

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Latin Modern vs cm-super?

I've read various answers to questions on here that suggest the original Computer Modern fonts have been superceded. Sometimes it is suggested we use the cm-super package, sometimes that we instead ...
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What are all the font styles I can use in math mode?

As can be seen in above picture, there are lots of fonts or font styles that can be used in math mode. What are all the fonts or font styles I can use in math mode, and which packages are required ...
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Is it still usefull to call lmodern package?

Few years ago, lmodern package was a good way to have high quality fonts by simply adding : \usepackage{lmodern} Nowadays, lmodern seems less popular. I'm wondering if it is because LaTeX default ...
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Use case for Latin Modern Math (LM Math)

Since July 2011, there has been a beta release of LM Math. Some people seem to be quite excited about this. The release announcement states that this release ...completes the modernization of the ...
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There's a bump in the implies glyph

Edit: I understand this question has been marked as a duplicate, but the question I linked to doesn't have a solution for me (unless I'm missing something obvious, which is likely). The effect is ...
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Google Docs' PDF viewer

I downloaded the cm-super package and for comparison, created 5 versions of my document with different fonts: Computer Modern CM-Super CM-Super with microtype Latin Modern Latin Modern with ...
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'Not element of' in Latin Modern

In the following example, the ∉ symbol does not look good. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{unicode-math} \setmainfont{Latin Modern Roman} \setmathfont{Latin Modern Math} \begin{document} This ...
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LuaLaTeX: use or don't use classical font packages?

In the lualatex-doc I am reading under "switching from LaTeX to LuaLaTeX": Don’t load inputenc, just encode your source in UTF-8. Don’t load fontenc, but load fontspec. Don’t use any package that ...
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Kerning of subscripts

I have a large document that's full of subscripted variables that represent points and vectors. I want to typeset the points and vectors upright and bold. I'm using Unicode Math with Latin Modern, and ...
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Remapping LaTeX symbol to another unicode value

When compiling the following piece of LaTeX code, the ∖ symbol does not show up. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{unicode-math} \setmainfont{Latin Modern Roman} \setmathfont{Latin Modern Math} ...
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How to create new font encoding in LaTeX?

The technical documentation for the Latin Modern font family lists all available glyphs. There are more glyphs than are gathered in the accompanying encoding tables (CS, T1, L7X, OT1, OT4, QX, T5, ...
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Microtype warning with lmodern package and KOMA-script

With a simple document \documentclass{scrreprt} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{microtype} \usepackage{lmodern} \begin{document} \chapter{Test test test} ...
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How to use all variants of Latin Modern Roman with fontspec?

Sorry I have minimal knowledge of how font families work in TeX. After trying to read the fontspec documentation I get more and more confused. I am trying to get as many variants of Latin Modern Roman ...
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Variations in ldots

Here is my code: \documentclass{article} %\usepackage{unicode-math} %\setmathfont{Latin Modern Math} \begin{document} The letters $a, \ldots, z$ are used. \end{document} It produces this ...
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Replacing “a” in latin modern

I would like to replace the "a" (double-story minuscule) for the single-story minuscule in Latin Modern. I really hate that the printed "a" is not the same as the handwritten "a", and would like to ...
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Patch font with LuaTeX

I don’t like the spacing of \textperiodcentered = U+00B7 in the OpenType cut of Latin Modern. Different from Computer Modern—and in fact, from just about any font I have on my system—LM gives the ...
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Configure LaTeX to use lmodern for T1 by default?

Like those contributing to the discussion of Why are Bitmap-Fonts used automatically?, I have also found the automatic use of bitmap fonts very annoying as the output is really horrible. My question ...
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How to deal with it/sl/bold in lmtt?

I just stumbled upon the fact that the font lmtt (latin modern typewriter) seems to exist in italic slanted bold bold slanted but not bold italic At least the file t1lmtt.fd contains the ...
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Why does Latin Modern make strange-appearing output? [duplicate]

In Should I use fix-cm? the issue came up of strange output from Latin Modern. Here is an MWE to get this issue: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{lmodern} \begin{document} TRUE FALSE ...
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Combining lmodern and tipa

When I use tipa and lmodern in the same document, I always get a couple of font substitution warnings. The document looks fine, though. Is there any way around this? Minimal example: ...
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Does cfr-lm have any other side-effects besides changing to old style numbers?

I am currently using the following: \documentclass[12pt,extrafontsizes]{memoir} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \begin{document} I have 1,233,345.6 cats. \end{document} I want ...
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Does latin modern sans serif have a weird kerning, or is there a problem on my side?

I don't know whether it's my brain, or my pdf reader, or a missing font on my system. I know I'm asking for Latin Modern, Sans Serif because it's for a presentation, and the result looks weird: I ...
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cfr-lm & sans serif small caps

How can I have the sans serif small caps with this fonts? \documentclass{book} % Latin Modern with oldstyle digits \usepackage[% rm={oldstyle,proportional},% sf={oldstyle,proportional},% ...
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Latin Modern Math in LaTeX

It seems that Latin Modern Math font works fine only with XeTeX and LuaTeX. Is it possible to use Latin Modern Math font with LaTeX and pdfLaTeX? The publisher requires that I use LaTeX/pdfLaTeX, ...
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How to make the math font slightly thicker?

I'd like to use TeX Gyre Schola as my text font and the default LaTeX font for the math mode. (Side question: is the default font Latin Modern in math mode or another font?) MWE: ...
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How to use unicode-math with beamer and lualatex?

According to a recent article in "Die TeXnische Komödie", this should be the way to get Latin Modern Math to work with lualatex and the latest TeXLive 2011: \documentclass[professionalfonts]{beamer} ...
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Using a unicode-math font that looks like computer modern roman

I'm looking for a math font that works with the unicode-math package that looks just like computer modern roman. I found the latin modern roman font quite good, but they have a ℝ symbol which looks ...
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Strange behaviour of \textsection in footnote with fixltx2e

This is a follow-up question to How do I enable protrusion for footnotes with \fnsymbol using microtype?, and my answer there. The MWE that I provided there \documentclass[10pt]{article} ...
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Oldstylenums with Latin Modern (MiKTeX 2.9)

I'd like do get the nice oldstyle-numbers in my entire document. (Would there be a reason not to want them anywhere in a literature paper?) I use pdfTeX 1.40.11 via MiKTeX 2.9 and Latin Modern ...
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\usepackage{lmodern} changes textcomp's \textbullet and \textopenbullet in a beamer file

I use \textbullet and \textopenbullet (from textcomp package) in a beamer file. It gives just what I expect: However, when I add the lmodern package in the preamble (to avoid font warnings and ...
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How to display italics with lmodern package [closed]

When I use the lmodern package, I cannot get italics to display. Here is an example: \listfiles % added to get in the log the package versions \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lmodern} ...
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How to use condensed typewriter with latin modern and doc

I'm documenting a class with (ltx)doc. The macro names are quite long so I get a lot of overfull hboxes. AFAIK latin modern has an additional typewriter font which is condensed. How do I switch the ...
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Mixing oldstylenums with strings

I want to display the following string: 344F9DA1EA1859437077CCA38923C67797BDB8F6 Using \oldstylenums, but the alphabetic characters are messed up. Any ideas (using LaTeX and CM/CL fonts), without ...
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Can I typeset greek letters in text mode using Latin Modern Fonts?

I use lualatex and utf8 source. I want to use the Latin Modern fonts (including math). If I include e.g. the character ε in my source file; it does not appear in the output. I've tried changing the ...
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Using lmodern as default teletype font

I would like to use lmodern as my default teletype font, while using other fonts for sans etc. So far I have \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[defaultsans]{cantarell} ...
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Clickable box malformed in TOC when using math in heading and the Latin Modern Math font

The clickable box (the actual hyperlink) in the TOC is too heigh when using the Latin Modern Math font. Using Cambria Math everything looks normal. Using the \texorpdfstring{}{} command does not ...
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Font shape undefined despite using either or both of fix-cm and lmodern

My document begins: \RequirePackage{fix-cm} \RequirePackage[l2tabu, orthodox]{nag} \documentclass[oneside]{memoir} % TODO 12pt Nevertheless, I get errors: LaTeX Font Info: Font shape ...
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How to optimize Latin Modern font with XeLaTeX

I need to create a XeLaTeX document with many fonts. I will use many fonts because my documents talk about fonts. But I want to use Latin Modern as main font. So I downloaded and installed ALL the ...
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How to properly use LM roman fonts in figures?

I draw some of my figures using Inkscape. For the text inside the figure I use the Latin Modern fonts because they're ttf and Inkscape finds them. This looks rather good and I do not meet any ...
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How to select Latin Modern font for small sizes

I want to demonstrate in a presentation different fonts. In the beamer talk the fonts Courier and Bera Sans are used, but for the demonstration I also want to use Latin Modern Roman as well. This is ...
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Latin Modern and Greek, an issue

Here is the code : \documentclass{article} \usepackage[vmargin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{xfrac,fontspec,unicode-math} \setmathfont[version=lm]{Latin Modern Math} ...
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Use \sbweight and \lgweight with cfr-lm package

cfr-lm provides \sbweight and \lgweight font weights. With \renewcommand\bfdefault{sb} we can use this like default bold font. Is this the best way? How can I use the \lgweight font weight with ...
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Mixing some math fonts

I want the symbols such \int or \sum from the Latin Modern Math font and the \nabla and all the greek letter such \alpha \beta \psi etc from the Latin Modern Math but all numbers and letters from the ...
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Is there a good replacement for stmaryrd? [closed]

I am getting various warnings because of St. Mary Rd. fonts (stmaryrd) which I get around using tricks like this and anyfontsize. Is there a good replacement for St. Mary Rd. (like Latin Modern ...
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polutonikogreek with lmodern 12pt

Within a document in ngerman or english, I'd like to have some Greek text using babel's polutonikogreek. It seems there are two options for including greek text: \textgreek{mikra'iti mouse~ion} ...
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Latin Modern Roman Unslanted licensing [closed]

I downloaded a family of Latin Modern font from latex website some time ago. It's licensed under LPPL license, but I still don't understand if that means that I can use it on a public website, ...
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sans math version of Latin Modern

I am trying to get a sans math version of the lmodern family using \DeclareMathVersion but my approach does not work and I do not see why. But I have to admit that I am not sure whether I use the ...
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Misplaced accent in ec-lmr10

In plain TeX, \ddot{a} places the double-dot accent correctly above the letter a. However, if I (attempt to) switch from the default (Computer Modern) fonts to ec-lmr10 (I believe that this is Latin ...
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Why don't I see Latin Modern in my tex document?

a complete novice question: I have installed new version of TeX (>3.0) on my Mac (10.7.x). The packages lm and lm-math are installed (I have checked in TeX Live Utility) I have put the following ...
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Physymb not working with fontspec unless a different font is loaded not via fontspec

I am having trouble using the physymb and fontspec packages together. When I compile using PDFLaTeX, everything works, even with the lmodern package. However, when I compile with XeLaTeX, it does not ...