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How do I get XeLaTeX to use the bold Minion Pro typeface for Greek characters?

I can't for the life of me get XeTeX to give me bold lowercase greek symbols, even though I have checked, e.g., in a word processor, that the font has a corresponding bold typeface with the greek ...
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ArsClassica (ClassicThesis variant) and MinionPro issue

arsclassica provides minor modifications to the classicthesis package. Both provide checks in their .sty files for the minionprospacing passed to classicthesis. The problem is that pdflatex yields an ...
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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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chemfig and MinionPro problem

Well, this is rather minor, but \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{chemfig} \usepackage{MinionPro} \begin{document} Hello, World! \chemfig{*6(=N-*6(-N-=N)=--N-)} \end{document} produces ! ...
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the unthinkable: use of Metafont for greek minion letters in black board style

would it be possible to create our own greek letters in black board style from the Minion family using Metafont? It is just a matter of adding a vertical bar somewhere... Thanks
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Minion's footnotefigures mistakenly appear in non-roman text formats

The MinionPro package offers the option footnotefigures. When active, special glyphs are used for footnotes, which look a bit thicker than normal numbers. This option is defined as ...
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Using Computer Modern symbols in math mode in Minion Pro

I'm using Minion Pro for my thesis but I would like to use some Computer Modern symbols in math mode for some symbols. I don't particularly like the \partial or \int or \in or \sum symbols, as in ...
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MinionPro kerning math mode and punction (comma)

I'm trying to write a short explantion of the quantities in a formula but I think the kerning doesn't really work. (or I'm wrong?)`. \documentclass[12pt]{scrreprt} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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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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MinionPro and beamer: figure selection

MinionPro package options for figure selection don't appear to work under beamer. I'd like text figures in text mode (textosf) and lining figures in math mode (mathlf). In the example below, the ...
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What I need to use extra symbols in MinionPro?

I've just installed MinionPro fonts for LaTeX, as it is written in the HowTo of the minionpro package. My font's version is "Version 2.030;PS 2.000;hotconv 1.0.51;makeotf.lib2.0.1867. Than, I tried to ...
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Issues with devanagari package

I am experiencing an issue with the pagackage devanagari in conjunction with MinionPro. Specifically, the font in the "list of figures", the "table of contents" or "list of tables" is automatically ...
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Can or will pdf with MinionPro produced by ps2pdf allow to search for words with ligatures, such as “final”?

This is either a question or an encouragement, depending on the situation. If a pdf typeset with latex and made into a pdf with ps2pdf contains the word "final", searching for that word in the pdf ...
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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 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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Using MinionPro for math and ArnoPro for text

As the title says, I want to use ArnoPro as my main font for text while using MinionPro for all math (inline or display). What I did for ArnoPro was since I have Windows on my laptop as well as Linux ...
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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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Minion Math with LuaLaTeX

I cannot get the font Minion Math to display correctly in LuaLaTeX. Several posts on here and the official font support page all say to use the package unicode-math. And so I try: ...
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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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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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XeLaTeX and stmaryrd

I'm using XeLaTeX and Minion Pro together with the \usepackage[MnSymbol]{mathspec} but I need the \llbracket and \rrbracket command from \usepackage{stmaryrd} package. Unfortunately, as such, I get a ...
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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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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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XeLatex with Koma-script and Minion Pro font

I am trying to use Minion Pro together with XeLatex and KOMA-script, setting a PhD thesis for a friend of mine. The usage of KOMA-script obviously speaks against the use of \setmainfont. However, the ...
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Switch between sans and sans-serif math with MyriadPro and MinionPro

I have a document using MinionPro as serif and MyriadPro as sans-serif font families. Math is set by default with the serif font but for captions I like to switch to the sans-serif font. A minimal ...
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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 lining figures for euler math

Using MinionPro and Euler looks great, except the euler digits are too large. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \RequirePackage{amsmath} ...
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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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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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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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Small caps font is not enabled with fontspec and MinionPro

I can't make lualatex generate small caps font when I use MinionPro as my main font: \documentclass[a4paper,justified,nobib,notoc]{tufte-book} \usepackage{fontspec} \title{ABC} \author{Arthur ...
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MinionPro package conflicts with {esint} [closed]

I am using MinionPro font but it conflicts with esint package. The compiler always complains: LaTeX Error: Too many math alphabets used in version normal. Therefore I am forced to use the integral ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Minion Pro: lining figures shown as empty boxes

Setting: Windows 7 64bit, MiKTeX, pdfLaTeX, specifically, I followed these instructions. Having re-installed again and again, trying to make sure that I am not missing anything from the installation ...
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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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Problem with math \complement, MinionPro and Mnsymbol packages

I have a problem with \complement command. Instead the expect output for this command appears the output for \lcirclerightint. I'm usign MinionPro packages which loads automatically MnSymbol. I ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Change MinionPro Math fonts

I have installed MinionPro.sty and like the text part of the font very much for my thesis. I do not like the numbers though since they disturb readability when there are many numbers in the text. So I ...
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Myriad Pro : Font shape `OT1/MyriadPro-OsF/m/n' undefined

I am trying to install MyriadPro on my MiKTeX 2.9 (32bit). Sadly, something, somewhere seems to have gone wrong. I allready installed MinionPro on my TeX Distribution and basically I proceeded the ...
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MnSymbol doesn't change the default math font

I'm working with MiKTeX 2.9. I've installed the package and I get no error whatsoever, but I keep getting Computer Modern words and numbers instead. Note that I didn't install the minionpro package. ...