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Minion Pro Symbols

I searched the site but I couldn't find an answer. I'm trying to use Minion Pro. Some symbols don't seem good to me. Can you explain how to change them? (Maybe into mathpazo or better one.) ...
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MinionPro package semibold / medium fonts

How can the medium and semibold weights of Adobe Minion Pro be accessed in pdfLaTeX with the MinionPro package? I am confused by the package documentation, which indicates initially that the ...
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MinionPro and Searchability/Encoding

I'm using pdflatex with the MinionPro package. The PDF looks fine, but apparently some characters (specifically "W" and the "Th" ligature) are put in the PDF in a way that breaks searchability. For ...
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MinionPro, siunitx and some character substitution: Bad mathchar (32768) [duplicate]

I've been using a solution that allows me to: Use proportional figures in text and tabular figures in tables; Force siunitx to set "symbols", e.g. ( ) - in the text-font instead of the math-font, ...
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Vertical Alignment of Digits with MinionPro

First of all, thanks for your great help and support - I have been able to find answers to pretty much all my latex questions on here. For this one, however, I could not find a solution. I am ...
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Can't compile text file because of metafont?

i have a complex thesis template, which i can't seem to compile. This is the output of pdftex : (/usr/local/texlive/2013/texmf-dist/tex/latex/oberdiek/grfext.sty) ...
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Possible to use MnSymbol with LuaTex?

I want to use the Minion Pro font together with math symbols from MnSymbol (http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/fonts/mnsymbol). Is this possible? It has already been discussed here -> ...
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MinionPro Font-bugs: Copy numbers in pdf with lf option does not work and small caps are not scaled correctly

I have experienced the following problem with the MinionPro font with pdflatex and would like to ask if someone has an idea how to solve them: If I use minionpro package with the "lf" options in ...
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How to install Myriad Pro on Windows 7 with TeX Live 2013?

I was trying to install Myriad Pro into my TeX Live 2013 and it comes up with this error: !pdfTeX error: pdflatex.exe (file pmyb8a.pfb): cannot open Type 1 font file for reading Since there are ...
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MinionPro, including math, in ConTeXt

A rather simple question, which probably will have a complex answer. I'm trying to migrate to ConTeXt, since I want to have a layout not easily achieved with LaTeX (grid...). In LaTeX, MinionPro is ...
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Install FontPro (Minion & Myriad) with a different bash than Cygwin

On my Windows computer, I don't want to install Cygwin. However, the Git client for windows and the MinGW compiler both came with a custom bash solution (MSYS & Git Bash respectively. Actually Git ...
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How to install MinionPro Tex Package

I would like to use MinionPro, but I can't install it. http://jklukas.blogspot.se/2010/02/installing-minionpro-tex-package.html Inspired by the guide guide above, I tried to enter the following in ...
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How to add new fonts to MacTeX 2013

I know how to install the three adobe fonts: MinionPro, MyriadPro and MnSymbol in a Mac (OS 10.6, 10.7, 10.8 and 10.9) where MacTeX 2010 is already installed. This can be done following the steps: ...
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minionint option not working correctly with MinionPro package set up via FontPro

The minion integral that is used upon specifying minionint as an option for MinionPro is not displaying correctly. I installed my minion pro font as suggested by the instructions in the FontPro github ...
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MinionPro on Windows 7 does not have \epsilon [duplicate]

I have installed MinionPro fonts under Windows 7 using Miktex 2.9 by following the steps in the instruction you can read online on Scribd (mpro_installation_miktex_windows_machine.pdf) and load down ...
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Substitute \mathbb fonts in Minion Pro with Blackboard Bold from Lucida Bright fonts

I would like to substitute Blackboard Bold fonts from Lucia Bright (that I have installed on my systems) in documents using Minion Pro. If I simply use Minion Pro style, I get the \mathbb fonts from ...
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Math environment Minion Pro

I am using minion pro for my report and could like to change the math symbols in text environment.Currently the math symbols in text (section no, subsection no, figure no) appears as marked black in ...
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Myriad Pro: Chapter number style of the toc with pdfLaTex

I use the MinioPro and MyriadPro fonts in my document. To compile I use the pdfLaTex. I would like to change the format of the table of contents. I'm looking for an option to make the chapter ...
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Problem with polyglossia and MinionPro

I have a problem with small caps not showing correctly when loading polyglossia. I am trying to use polyglossia with classicthesis, which I know is unsupported, but the same problem appears when ...
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LuaTeX: Strange symbol proportions when using Minion Pro for math [duplicate]

I'm writing my master's thesis in Minion Pro using LyX and I would like to use that font for math, too. For PDF output I use LuaTeX due to several nice features I got used to in the past (such as easy ...
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MyriadPro: Double dash not replaced by en dash

I've installed the Minion/Myriad Pro fonts. While Minion works fine in this regard, Myriad shows unexpected behaviour: Compiling with pdflatex, two dashes -- are not replaced by an en dash –. How ...
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MinionPro Number Styles: lining, tabular using pdfLaTeX

I have successfully installed the MinionPro font for LaTeX. It works with pdfLaTex. I also changed the number style to lining with: \usepackage[textlf]{MinionPro} However if I have a table with ...
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MinionPro, newtxmath and further misadventures with oldstyle and lining figures

In continuing my journey with the newtxmath package, this time I've tried the next code: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{textcomp} \usepackage[lf,onlytext]{MinionPro}% no osf, no math ...
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minionpro: using the number 3 in italic causes an error

I'm experiecing a rather strange bug with the minionpro package. When using lining figures (package option lf), the number 3 in \itshape produces the following error: !pdfTeX error: ...
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How do I make en/em dashes work in Myriad when using it with MinionPro

I'm using MinionPro for the body of a document and Myriad for figure/table captions. Because I can't load packages MinionPro and Myriad at the same time, I load the Myriad fonts for the sans-serif ...
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Fontspec: Select minionpro font from local folder

I have the Minionpro Font files in the same directory as the master LaTeX file. When compiling, the path to the MinionPro fonts folder would be ../minion/ containing: ./MinionPro-Bold.otf ...
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Copy oldstyle numbers from pdf (Minion Pro)

I can't get LuaLaTeX (0.76.0-2013061707, current TeXLive) to produce a pdf with copyable (in adobe reader) oldstyle numbers with the Minion Pro font. I tried the method here, but I get the error ...
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Does the minionpro package has problems with spacing in math mode (like mathspec)?

I recently started using the open type Minion Pro font with mathspec in XeLaTeX. But I noticed a major drawback: mathspec has problems with character spacing in math mode because Minion Pro is not a ...
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MinionPro opticals lining figures

I get warnings of the kind pdfTeX warning: /usr/bin/pdflatex (file /usr/local/share/texmf/fonts/type1/adob e/MinionPro/MinionPro-Capt.pfb): glyph `eight.fitted' undefined for all numerals and the ...
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Problem between opticals and minionint options in the MinionPro package

I've already told the author of the MinionPro package about this. But I post it here to see if somebody solves it before him: This document: \documentclass{scrartcl} ...
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Tufte running headers not using full width of page

I use Minion Pro and XeLaTeX together with the tufte class. There is an issue with caps in headers (as can be noticed if removing the two line marked %% headings fixes below). My fix is to use the ...
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MinionPro font with some symbols from kpfonts

At this moment I'm using MinionPro package. But I don't like most of the MnSymbol's symbols. I discovered that I really like some symbols from kpfonts (if anyone suggest anything better, I will be ...
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MinionPro semibold/medium

After a day of struggle I managed to install the full family of MinionPro font on LaTeX. After an hour of googling I cannot figure out how to use the medium (semibold) font. Ideally I would have ...
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MinionPro and Cyrillic

In my style file I have \usepackage[OT2, T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[russian,german,english]{babel} \usepackage{MinionPro} And then I use the following code \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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MinionPro conflicting with amssymb

I am using the package MinionPro. But I need some symbols, for example, \gnapprox and \mho, available on the package amssymb. Well, here is my code (as minimal as possible): \documentclass{report} ...
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installing FontPro (support for Minion Pro, Myriad Pro, & Cronos Pro) with MiKTeX 2.9

The Minion Pro distribution available on CTAN seems to be out of date. One issue with pdftex was reported on this question ($\epsilon$ is undefined using MinionPro). The most up-to-date scripts (see ...
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Problem with Minion Pro

I have a weird problem with the output using MinionPro fonts. The characters "Th" after a period produces a strange output; for example \documentclass[14pt, a4paper]{report} \usepackage{MinionPro} ...
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$\epsilon$ undefined using Minion Pro with pdftex

I'm using MiKTeX 2.9 and have recently installed the Minion Pro fonts for use with pdftex. I followed the instructions available on CTAN to install them. Everything works as expected, but in place of ...
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Why does it take LuaLaTeX so long to load fonts and can I speed it up?

To test Mico's upcoming selnolig package, I tried out LuaLaTeX. While the overall experience for me as a pdfLaTeX end-user was very similar, I noticed that LuaLaTeX takes a long time to load fonts. ...
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Where is updmap.cfg? [closed]

edit I found the problem and the solution: I renamed the .pfb files to the correct name, that is, MinionPro-Regular.pfb. Please, close the post. edit I found this file here ...
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Installing MinionPro fonts on Ubuntu 10.04 running TexLive 2012

I followed the instructions to install MinionPro fonts from this website. http://carlo-hamalainen.net/blog/2007/12/11/installing-minion-pro-fonts/ However, when I tried to run the tex file at the ...
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Problem with optical sizes option in package MinionPro [closed]

I have converted the .otf files for Adobe MinionPro to PostScript Type1 files and used the auxiliary files for metrics and encodings provided with the package MinionPro. Everything works fine except ...
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Classic thesis + Minionpro

How can i use classicthesis with minion pro? I have tried to put minion pro in the options of classicthesis but I get an error. I use Windows and TeXLive 2012. Is minion pro not in TeXLive as default? ...
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Using Minion's footnotefigures within KOMA-classes

I really like to use the MinionPro package in my documents, which provides an option called footnotefigures that activates a special set of figures for footnotes. Unfortunately this option is not ...
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unscalable oldstyle numbers through \newfont with XeLaTeX (Minion)

In what is below, the \newfont command does not scale the numbers. I would like to know why. \documentclass{book} \usepackage{fontspec} \setmainfont[Ligatures={Common}, Numbers={OldStyle}]{Minion ...
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What to do with derived font name longer than 29 characters? [closed]

When installing the MinionPro package from ctan I receive the following error after running the convert.sh script: Creating PostScript fonts ... warning: derived font name ...
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Installing MinionPro in TeX Live 2011

I am having great difficulty to install the font MinionPro in TeX Live 2011. I followed all the steps in the README file on CTAN, but I get the following error when compiling the text: Process ...
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How can I repair a Minion Pro font installation that lacks certain features?

I was overzealous in my installation of Minion Pro and accidentally installed metrics that I do not have. Specifically (it seems), I unzipped metrics-opticals.zip, when I shouldn't have. As a ...
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pdflatex/xelatex problems with MinionPro

I am successfully using package MinionPro for pdflatex. I would like to use it also in xelatex (the math part, actually), so that I can add opentype features to the main text font. However, I am ...
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MinionPro is not displaying Cyrillic (and other) characters

I am following the directions in the README at the CTAN entry for MinionPro. I am using the Minion Pro fonts from the Adobe Font Folio 11. I'm running a fully-updated TeX Live 2011 distribution on OS ...