Roman fonts are either those fonts that have serifs or any fonts that are not italic or oblique. This tag covers both uses.

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Chapter Roman in tableofcontents

I try to change number of chapter to CHAPTER I,II,III in contents and it is done. \documentclass{report} \usepackage{tocloft} \addtocontents{toc}{~\hfill{\small Page}\par} \AtBeginDocument{% ...
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Choosing sans-serif font, without changing anything else

How do I make Arev the font for the sans-serif family, but nothing else? I tried using \usepackage{arev} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} as instructed on this page, but that made everything sans-serif. I ...
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Consistent macro for bold upright vectors in both latin and greek

I’m using pdfLaTeX, and I want all vectors I typeset to be in bold, upright font. Unfortunately, based on whether the symbol is latin, lowercase greek, or uppercase greek, there are different commands ...
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Bold Roman expressions in Math Mode, with proper spacing

I have some math formulas where I need bold roman style for some math expressions. Since they appear quite often, I need a macro for them. The obvious way is to write ...
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What is the difference between normal text and Roman/upright?

What is the LaTeX command to have Roman/upright characters?
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Equivalent of \mathup for upright text in math mode?

To insert text in mathmode, there are a couple of commands: \mathrm for Roman script, \mathbf for bold weight, \mathit for italic shape, \mathsf for the sans serif variant, and so on. Now, ...
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Bold Times New Roman

I'm using Times New Roman in my thesis. But bold mode doesn't work. Here is code: \documentclass[a4paper,14pt]{extarticle}[2013/05/05] \renewcommand{\rmdefault}{ftm} \begin{document} \textbf{SOME ...
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How to make page numbering with ligature roman style?

I use roman page number for front matter, I was just wondering, is it possible to make these roman numbers as ligature? See. Roman: and roman:
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MikTex 2.9 64-bit not loading sans serif font for moderncv

I just got a new computer and installed MikTex 2.9 for Windows7 64-bit. When I compiled my resume for the first time (moderncv, theme casual), it compiled in roman vs. sans serif fonts. I did not ...
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Difference between various methods for producing text in math mode

What is the difference between \text, \textrm, \textnormal, and \mbox (and possibly other commands commonly used to produce text in math mode)? Various (La)TeX tutorials teach different methods, and ...
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How do I set the default beamer font to Computer Modern serif?

The default beamer font seems to be Computer Modern sans serif. How do I change this to serif? Note: \setbeamerfont{<element>}{family=\rm} seems to work for specific elements such as title, ...
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Force upright Greek letters with isomath

The isomath package makes it possible to typeset upright Greek letters via \mathrm and \mathbf. Is it it possible to force all Greek letters to be typeset upright unless specified otherwise, e.g. to ...
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Use \mathrm by default

How can I get roman font by default in math mode?
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When to use serif and when to use sans serif font family

This is not a technical question. However as the FAQs say this place is about people who love to create well-structured and beautifully typeset documents I take my shot. I am often confused ...
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Can I make all my math upright?

I'm not a fan of italics in math mode, is there a way to make all my math upright? When using the MinionPro package, I'm quite happy with the frenchmath option, which I believe turns all greek ...