XeTeX is a Unicode-capable variant of the TeX engine. Use this tag if your question is about Xe(La)TeX specific problems and is not related to standard (La)TeX.

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Beamer “show notes on second screen” with XeLaTeX and “AtBeginSection”

I am using beamer with XeLaTeX. With every new section I add a dedicated section page to my presentation. Now I started to add notes to my presentation and want to use the show notes on second screen ...
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Use of Unicode strings as tags and group names

Is it possible to define non-ASCII tags? I'm looking to stuff like \начать{стих} некоторые \акцент{вещи} и другие \конец{стих} Which is: \begin{verse} some \emph{stuff} and other \end{verse} ...
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Difficulty with getting fonts embedded in pdf files produced by XeLaTeX

I'm using MiKTeX 2.9 with TeXWorks 0.4.5 on Windows Vista. When typesetting, there are several choices (e.g., pdfLaTeX and XeLaTeX). I've been using XeLaTeX, which produces a pdf file as the output. ...
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Force Computer Modern in math mode

I am writing a presentation using the beamer class and XeTeX. I have changed the sans font using \setsansfont. Now some symbols in my equations are rendered using the mono font (like the lowercase ...
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Making a new font family based on the default font

I'm running XeLaTeX on a Mac, and I'm getting into a lot of trouble with finding fonts. Here's my code (taken from here: Revisiting TIPA and Fontspec) \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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Extract Package question: Not present \Sectionformat statement is extracted

I use the solution shown here (thanks to Mike Renfro!) to extract a synopsis from my latex documents. Sadly I am struggling with the output of the headings. Basically the problem is that the extract ...
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Which font extension is better to work with XeLaTeX

I am curious to know which font extensions works better when using XeLaTeX to compile a TeX document. I have just downloaded the font Alegreya from CPAN, and it comes with a fonts folder that includes ...
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Custom chapter number with titlesec and geometry: number past page border

I have used the titlesec package and geometry package to get the following chapter style (note that I'm using XeLaTeX): This works, however I am unable to align the chapter number in the way I ...
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Strange symbols in xelatex

I use xelatex for my documents in greek language. When I type commands like \today or \tableofcontents I get these strange symbols. My code is this \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} ...
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XeLateX misplaces figures over text

When I do Latex > DVItoPS > PStoPDF figures appear correctly. But when I use XeLaTex, it misplaces some figures over text. I draw the frame of eps files by ...
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XeLaTeX can't turn off small caps

I found a weird issue when using the free typeface Fontin. \documentclass{article} % Default font size and paper size \usepackage{fontspec} % For loading fonts \setmainfont{Fontin} ...
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Illegal unit of measurement error when typesetting chapter mark

I have a class file like this \NeedsTeXFormat{LaTeX2e} \ProvidesClass{tjutest}[2015/01/12 test commands] \LoadClass[12pt,a4paper,openany]{book} \newcommand*\MakePerPage[2][\@ne]{% ...
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Using Calibri with a Mac

I am preparing a document, writing it in RStudio and knitr in a Mac (OS X El Capitan 10.11.2). I would like to use Calibri (to mimic Office documents). I already have a legal version of Microsoft ...
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Text appearing bold on some pages with images [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why are some pages in my PDF coming out bold? For some reason, all the text on certain pages is appearing bold when there is a picture on the same page. I saw the other ...
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Incomplete generation of Greek letters with Unicode and XeLaTeX

If I try to copy and paste text from Wikipedia with Greek letters into my LaTeX files in the resulting PDF files only about 70% of the Greek letters are visible. I am using XeLaTeX. E.g., If I have ...
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XeLaTeX Polyglossia does not load language

I try to use XeLaTex with localisation to another language, in my case German. But when I compile the following minimal code \documentclass[a4paper]{scrartcl} \usepackage{xltxtra} ...
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\setmainfont breaks \DeclareMathOperator

\DeclareMathOperator works fine without \setmainfont. \documentclass[a4paper]{standalone} \usepackage{amsmath} \DeclareMathOperator{\grad}{\nabla} \usepackage{unicode-math} \begin{document} $\nabla ...
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xelatex: Minted code block represents tabs as ^^I

I am producing LaTeX output with org mode. My code snippets wind up being indented with tabs, because of my c-mode settings. Changing these would be inconvenient. Although the snippet I am posting ...
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With the package metalogo and XeLaTeX, error occurs when typing two dots above the letter

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{metalogo} \begin{document} \"A \"b \"U \XeLaTeX \LaTeX \end{document}
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XeLaTeX and EPS figure with consistent fonts

I'm using Miktex 2.9 and XeLaTeX plus some EPS figures. For consistent fonts throughout the document, I used to play with psfrag or directly use pstricks. I'm facing the situation where none of the ...
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Diacritics in Bibliography using xelatex and biber [duplicate]

I use XeLaTeX to compile my documents. Now, I want to typeset diacritics both in the main document text and the bibliography. The problem is that LaTeX simply leaves out every character with a ...
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How to set priorities in fonts?

I made my own font geo_regular.ttf where draw symbols as they are in LaTeX math mode, and I am using with AozoraMinchoRegular.ttf for japanese. Here is an example of my code \documentclass{book} ...
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No bold, italic and small caps with XeLaTeX

I switched my working document from pdfLaTeX to XeLaTeX. I have a problem with the font, because now Computer Modern Roman doesn't display bold, italic and small caps text (it works only in one page ...
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Problem with pst-optic: Only the half picture is drawn

I just tried to complile the following picture with xelatex \documentclass[pstricks,crop]{standalone} \usepackage{pst-optic} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \begin{document} ...
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How do I use psvectorian with xelatex

I can't successfully compile a simple psvectorian example using xelatex. I found two answers here and here on SE but neither works for me. I have tried with TeXShop, with the settings shown here. ...
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Using longtable with reledmac and rledpar

My system is XeTeX Version 3.14159265-2.6-0.99992 (TeX Live 2015/W32TeX). I am typesetting a facing page bilingual edition of the Bhagavad-Gita. Left pages would be original Sanskrit text followed by ...
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Font Problems using XeLaTEX

Hello I'm using the following settings on my standard.lco, I have downloaded the font EB GARAMOND from Google Fonts. I downloaded the zip file and installed correctly on my windows 10. A snip from ...
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OldStyle numbers, the Fira Sans font and the siunitx package: incorrect % symbol

I am working on a document where I regularly use percentages. For that I'd like to use the siunitx package so that I can write \SI{56}{\%}. I also prefer to use OldStyle (or Lining) numbers. Currently ...
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Add photo to Plasmati Graduate CV Template

I want to add a photo to the Plasmati Graduate CV Latex Template. I just added the line \parpic[r]{\includegraphics[width=0.27\textwidth]{bewerbungsfoto-45x65}} to the code (using an example ...
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Create a mapping for transliteration from cyrillic to latin in LuaLaTeX

I created a .map file for Cyrillic to Latin transliteration as in using xetex for automatic transliteration of Cyrillic letters I placed the cyrillic-to-latin.tec file in the folder. ...
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Switching to multi language in bibtex [closed]

I have a xelatex file. I write article. The article is in Persian language. In the article I use Persian references and English references. I want Persian reference alignment rtl and English reference ...
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Linux Libertine does not show Cyrillic small caps (XeLaTeX)

I'm trying to output any non-latin (in this particular case Cyrillic) small caps with XeLaTex using the following source code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \setmainfont[ ...
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Problems using Harvard dissertation template

I'm trying to produce a PDF file using the Harvard dissertation template [1] file through XeTeX. I am using TeXnicCenter 2.02 stable (64-bit) on Windows 7. When trying to compile the thesis.tex ...
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LuaLatTeX inefficiency in transliteration from cyrillic of acute accented vowels

Transliteration from cyrillic to latin characters can be done in LuaLaTeX with the help of directlua as shown by @DavidCarlisle: Create a mapping for transliteration from cyrillic to latin in LuaLaTeX ...
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XeLaTeX doesn't compile on MikTeX

On TeXLive when I tried to test xelatex and wrote simple code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \setmainfont[ Path = /home/giorgi/Desktop/Some Files/mytex/, Extension = .ttf, ...
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Problem in making a custom format for plain xetex

I have lots of macros and so would like to create a format out of them. I am using xetex as engine. Suppose format.ini is a file which looks like this: \input plain [lots of macros] \dump If ...
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Writing Japanese in Latex2e

A wonderful person has translated my free physics book into Japanese. Also the translation will be available for free. A typical part of the .tex file is: ...
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Wrong position for page numbers in memoir + RTL

If I understand the verso-recto norms properly, page numbers should appear, both in LTR and in RTL documents, on the outer side of the pages, rather than in the inner side. This is explained in this ...
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Latin Modern looks different in pdfLaTeX and XeLaTeX

I realized that Latin Modern font looks heavier in XeLaTeX and lighter in pdfLaTeX. Why? How can I get the same lighter look in XeLaTeX? IMHO, the XeLaTeX look is too heavy and I'd like to have the ...
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How to insert Bengali text in IEEE conference paper?

I am writing a paper for an IEEE conference using IEEEtran.cls. The primary language of the paper is English but my work deals with Bengali language. I want to know how do I insert some Bengali words ...
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Why do some editors support Xelatex but some do not?

I already know by experiments that Texstudio and Texworks do support Xelatex, namely they can "run" Xelatex. But I also know by experiments that there is some editor, say Bakoma, which does not ...
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How to fix the space between “Figure” and “5” in “Figure 5:” in figure caption?

I use this solution to get captions for my figures at the side, which works really fine. But sometimes, if the word behind "Figure xyz:" is too long for the line, I get something like this: How can ...
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help me for make to insert flash file in to xelatex [duplicate]

I like create a .pdf file with texlive and XeLaTeX. My text is Persian language. I don't insert .swf file into .pdf file.
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xelatex.exe failed

Could you help me please. I use windows 8.1 64 bit, MiKTeX 2.9, and I can't use xelatex with texmaker, when I compile I get this message with all my files: log file not found. I tried ...
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How can Bengali v.2 (bng2) be used to typeset Bengali with XeTeX?

This is a follow-up to this question about typesetting Bengali. As explained in both answers there, XeLaTeX can typeset Bengali given a suitable font using polyglossia and fontspec. For example, ...
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Warning message with fonts: Label(s) may have changed. Rerun to get cross-references right

Why do XeLaTeX return this warning message: Label(s) may have changed. Rerun to get cross-references right. when using some fonts as Amiri and how one can get out of this warning message. I need ...
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PSTricks error “Undefined control sequence <recently read> \c@lor@to@ps”

I have a problem with this file tex: \begin{document} \begin{figure} \begin{center} \begin{pspicture}(0,0)(1,3.8) \psline{-<}(0,0)(0,.2) \psline{-}(0,.2)(0,.4) \psline{*->}(0,.4)(0,.9) ...
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PSfrag comparable package / method for XeLaTeX

I am compiling my TEX files using XeLaTeX. I have created a lot of EPS files using MATLAB. However, the text and math fonts are not consistent. Unfortunately the PSfrag package is not compatible ...
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Emoji Characters

I'm trying to display Emoji Characters inside my XeLaTeX Document. It seems to work for some glyphs like the numbers and pound sign but not for all. Here is a MWE: \documentclass{scrartcl} ...
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How to use fontspec with palatino package?

I am trying to typeset a book in Palatino with a custom font, Rockwell, used for headings. I can easily set the book in Palatino by using the palatino package, if I use the fontspec package to import ...