Questions with this tag are about the uses, and also problems with using, the `soul` package for letterspacing, underlining, overstriking and highlighting, perhaps also using colour.

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using soul to highlight only text and math while skip any other macro

I try to highlight large paragraph of text, where there are various other macros such as \cite, \SI, \ref, etc. in between. If I do something like the following: \hl{the duration is \SI{4}{\second} ...
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Changes package - highlight and strikethrough

I am working with the changes and soul package. Highlighting DELETED passages works well with \sethcolor and hl command: \setdeletedmarkup{\sethlcolor{green}{\hl{#1}}} Is it possible to combine the ...
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Highlighting words with special characters using \hl (soul)

I am using xelatex, polyglossia and the document is in UTF-8 encoding. I use the soul package to highlight words (using soulutf8 makes no difference). The problem is really weird, so I will go ...
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soul for text highlighting, microtype for letterspacing, and xspace: incompatibility

I am trying to use soul for highlighting text and microtype for letter spacing (and other things). But I cannot get the two to work together nicely when I include xspace (I use this mainly for ...
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soul package for wavy underline with bidi does not compile

I am using the soul+tikz code provided by Gonzalo Medina in Red squiggly imitation to get a wavy underline All works well until I include the raqgged2e and bidi packages. At compile time I get ! ...
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Soul package and spacing problems

Similar problems with soul package can be found here and here. But since my problem is simpler than those (even related with spacing) I guess that it could have a simpler solution. The problem ...
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Box highlighting of text with rounded corners (soul-based)

Here it is an excellent solution from Gonzalo Medina. Could somebody help me to make it with nice small rounded courners?
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Equations (align) with SOUL and CHANGES

Is it also possible to add markups for equations (created with align) by use of soul and changes package? The used Code is: \usepackage{soul} \soulregister\align7 % für highlighten von \align ...
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Use of ednotes and soul together - not working!

I am new to LaTeX and I have a problem with using ednotes and soul together. I want a text to be spaced, but also to add a note to it. \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{book} ...