{typewriter} is the term used for a "monospaced" font, that is, a font in which all characters have the same width.

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Trouble installing Letter Gothic font

I am unable to install the Letter Gothic font. I downloaded the lettergothic.zip file from the ctan website. The readme file instructed me to copy some files to certain places, which I did. However, ...
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Why does a dash ('-') in \texttt{} cause the last character not to be rendered?

I have modified the \texttt{} command based on this answer to give the rendered text a highlight: \let\OldTexttt\texttt \renewcommand{\texttt}[1]{\OldTexttt{\hl{#1}}} I am not experienced in TeX, ...
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what is the differences between “\verb” and “\tt”

I am wondering the diffference between \verb and \tt. For example \verb|difference| appears the same with \tt{difference}
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Underscores in words (text)

How can I produce the text Word_one_two in LaTeX? I tried: Samp\_Dist\_Corr But, it doesn't quite look right. Also, I want it in the typewriter font, so actually, I'm doing: ...
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newtxtext typewriter text OK on screen but does not print (sometimes)

MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{newtxtext} \begin{document} Hello world \texttt{Hello world} \end{document} Compiled with just-updated TeX Live 2015 on OS X El Capitan 10.11.3. newtx is ...
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Cyrillic monospaced fonts problem in beamer

Note: Please scroll down and see the UPD 2, which clarifies the problem. I need to use \texttt (or even \verbatim) in my presentation. Unfortunately, it looks like it doesn’t work with beamer at all. ...
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How can I change my abstract font to text terminal (texttt) including the section title “Abstract”

I have a document with an abstract. \begin{abstract} \texttt{ blaa blaa } \end{abstract} The abstract text appears as texttt as expected. How can I make the heading, i.e., the ...
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Problem writing the absolute value of a series using LaTeX

I tried, but I was not able to write the absolute value of a series, using LaTeX. I have the same problem for any k partial sum. Is there anyone who can explain to me how to do it?
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Using typewriter font and turning off hyphenation in ConTeXt

I want to set the font for my entire document as a courier / typewriter font, so that it resembles a typewritten manuscript. This includes turning off hyphenation for the entire document. So far, I ...
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change catcode with tickets (business card print) and tables

Update, much later Don’t do this. Change the font instead. This just causes much trouble in unexpected and hard-to-debug places. See the other answer to the same question for details. changing the ...
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Can't apply monospaced font to listings (when using pdflatex)

I'm a newbie to LaTeX and I can't find the cause of a problem described below. I need to insert several C++ code snippets into my document, so I use the listings package for this purpose. The ...
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How do I get \texttt with bold face in LaTeX?

This question was asked and answered 20 years ago but I wonder if there is a more modern solution today that does not involve quite so much hackery with overriding settings in font files. I want my ...
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Lines with texttt reach into the page border, how to prevent?

MWE: \documentclass{scrartcl} \RequirePackage[utf8]{inputenc} \RequirePackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Math + DejaVu Sans Mono fonts

people! I'm having some trouble to make a thing in LaTeX. I want to use math's font in my document like I show in the next image: But I want to use DejaVu Sans Mono as my monospace default font ...
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How to automatically hyphenate within \texttt?

This question was phrased as a bug report for LaTeX and I thought it would be helpful to be presented here (including an answer). The person had a lot of "common words" in typewriter font sprinkled ...
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How to activate hyphenation in \ttfamily without setting a font explicite?

I am suprised that in the code below no hyphenation is done. And I can not find something about that on the web. Maybe I use the wrong words for searching. \documentclass{scrartcl} ...
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bullet list within texttt

I wish to insert a bullet list inside \texttt{} as part of the original reproduction. Is there a way to do this? When the list is copied directly from the original text, the rendering inside \texttt{} ...
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Force latex to parse command as raw text

I'm writing a text about programming and want to include some inline small code snippets. In markdown one would simply use backticks for this test. This automatically becomes monospace font. I want a ...
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Breaking Typewriter-styled Detokenized Text

The goal is to have snake_cased elements typewriter-styled breaking properly. I am using \detokenize rather than simply \_ because otherwise the snake_casing looks wrong, namely like this: rather ...
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Proper typewriter font for math symbols (∀, ∃, →), e.g. in verbatim environment

I have a listing to be used in verbatim (acutally Verbatim) that uses unicode characters such as ∀, ∃, →, ∨. Using \DeclareUnicodeCharacter{2203}{\ensuremath\exists} they do appear in the listing, ...
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Help identifying LaTeX code-style feature

The document below uses a feature I can't quite identify to display monospaced code-style font sections: Does anyone know how to achieve this effect?
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parameter passing to \verb|| environment

I happen to write the following code over and over again. {\color{blue}\verb|>|} {\footnotesize\verb|HI|} So, I came up with the following code to make it a command. \newcommand{\result}[2]{% ...
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Typewriter quotation marks in texttt

I'd like to do the text "conservative" with the quotation marks into a \texttt. However, when I do so, the first quotation mark is removed. I'm using the LNCS documentclass, I'm not sure if this ...
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Monospace font in cases environment

I have this code: \[ text \begin{cases} text, text \rightarrow text\\ text \rightarrow text, text, text, text text \end{cases} \] ... \[ text \begin{cases} text text \rightarrow text, text text, ...
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How to add background for texttt (and allow line breaks)

I use texttt{} to write names of software, commands etc. within the text. Sometimes the texttt text is longer and there is a line break within it. It works well, no problem here. I wish to add ...
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Questions about including source code in a TeX file

I'd like to include some Sage code in a TeX file. Originally I thought the right way would be to use $\texttt{}$ whenever I had to include the source code, but then I ran into some difficulties: ...
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Too much space when mixing typewriter upright and italics

There seems to be too much horizontal whitespace following italic typewriter text. Consider this example: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \noindent \texttt{This is a perfectly \textit{fine ...
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Typewriter Text inside multicolumn

I'm using multicols to show the content of a text file, however I need to use the \ttfamily font. As in \texttt{} but that doesn't allow line breaks. Since is a very extensive file I don't want to ...
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long Hungarian umlaut in typewriter

An exercise from 'The TeXbook' asks to write "Pál Erdős" in typewriter type. The difficulty comes that \H cannot be used, as the typewriter font contains other symbols (namely a }) The proposed ...
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Remove indentation to \texttt

I'm writing my thesis using the book document class. Each paragraph is indented automatically. This is fine with me for the whole thesis except in small pieces of "code" that are enclosed between ...
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Put a leading space to a paragraph using texttt

This line ~~Some~~thing produces two leading spaces before the word 'Some' and the spaces before 'thing'. However, \texttt{~~Some~~thing} does not produces the first two spaces (but produces ...
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make formulas as \ttfamily [duplicate]

I am not new to \XeTeX but new with using formulas. For me it would make sense to display the formulas in monotype (\ttfamily). Does it make sense to do that? How can I do that? % math.tex ...
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\texttt overfull hbox problem

I asked a question earlier about \verb and overfull hbox : In-line \verb -- overfull hbox problem And regarding the solution there, changed many of my \verbs to \texttt{}s. I have come up with a new ...
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Typewriter hyphenation with special characters

I read this answer, and this one about how to hyphenate \texttt text and handling special chars. However, it is not really doing what I intend. \documentclass{scrreprt} ...
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Double quotes with monospaced font and LuaLaTeX

I am trying to set the following minimal document: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \setmonofont{Inconsolata} \begin{document} \begin{verbatim} <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC ...
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Cannot change teletype font to beramono

I am trying to change the teletype font in my thesis document to Bera Mono. I downloaded the beramono CTAN package and unzipped it in my ~/texmf folder (where I've already installed a few dozen ...
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Aligning two collumns in a different way

I have to print a multiple sequence alignment, which means I have to use monospaced font and two collums to achieve good alignment on a text which looks like this one: gi|161129|gb|AAA29941.1| ...
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Setting math fonts with mathspec changes monotype fonts of urls in bibliography

I'm working on a document with Xelatex so I use \fontspec. I have set the monotype fonts with \setmonofont to use Inconsolata, for example, in the urls of the bibliography. This minimal example shows ...
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Adding line break without hyphen

I'm writing a lab report about gene sequencing, and I have to put a large sequence of nucleotides. I don't really intend to put it on a special box, just add it as if it were another paragraph only ...
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Slashed zero, the “right” way?

The digit 0 in our documents, such as this one (external PDF link), is slashed “the wrong way” in source code blocks (lstlisting). How can we get it slashed “the right way” (from bottom-left to ...
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Make \usepackage{polski} and \texttt work in the same document

I would like to use Polish language in a part of my Acknowledgements. In order to do it I introduced in the preamble: \usepackage{polski} \usepackage[polish, english]{babel} And later on, to ...
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change kerning of \texttt

I tried to use a font different than courier for monospaced fonts but none of this list (http://www.ctan.org/topic/font-mono) are available on my system - and as we work in a distributed system custom ...
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When should one use \verb and when \texttt

Sometimes people here use \verb!A SHORT COMMAND! and sometimes \textt{A SHORT COMMAND}. I'm unsure when to use which. Are there any guidelines or arguments for \verbatim vs. \texttt?
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Why \texttt and \verb giving errors when using with LaTeX commands inside their input

On latest version of MikTeX, following works: \begin{align*} \int sinxdx && \texttt{test line 1}\\ \int{sinx}dx && \texttt{test line 2}\\ \end{align*} But the following gives error: ...
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Can't get teletype \texttt to move to next line

I'm having a problem that, whenever I have a lengthy region of \texttt{} at the end of a line where it continues to trail off rather than wrapping to the next line. Here is a MWE: ...
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How to get long \texttt sections to break

I often format path names with \texttt which can be very long. Usually Tex will not break this text. The line will just create a hbox overflow. It looks like this: ................ ...C:\documents ...
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Typewriter text without spaces not wrapping in LyX [duplicate]

I'm using typewriter text to highlight program code within my writing, however, long method names without spaces don't seem to wrap to the next line (see Figure 1). It is possible to make typewriter ...
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Type small caps, raised text in Latex

I want to write the string "Uppaal" in Latex in this form: How can i made it ?
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Noindent for a paragraph with typewriter font set

I like to use noindent for a paragraph that has its font as typewriter -tt.The code snippet is, \noindent {\tt \noindent [cloud-user@sgmanager1 ~]\$ sudo yum list | grep kumo\\ ...
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Using \ttfamily with \bfseries (or how to enable bold in fixed-width font)

I'm using listings package, and I've added basicstyle=\ttfamily\footnotesize. However, when I do that, the keywords from the embedded source-code are not bold anymore. I figured that \ttfamily ...