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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XeLaTeX won't use superscript-table of OTF

The following MWE will show you the problem I encountered today. As asked, the problem I see, is that in math-mode the numbers aren't displayed as in the first line. David Carlisle stated, that this ...
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File-encoding issues with \lstinputlisting

Matlab save .m file with ANSI encoding. I have a sample .m file, and want import it into LaTeX with UTF-8 encoding. How to convert ANSI file encoding to UTF-8 and input it, without changing the ...
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Why under Texlive2014 / win8.1 terminal xelatex does not work outside the bin/win32 directory?

When I open the terminal and type xelatex, the program ended without any prompt. It only works when I changed the directory to texlive/2014/bin/win32 This is rather odd since if the program path ...
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Weird problem with lstlisting (xelatex) [duplicate]

I've got something really weird. Here is MWE: \documentclass[a4paper,oneside]{book} \usepackage[english,russian]{babel} \usepackage{inputenc} \usepackage{listings} \usepackage{fontspec} % fonts ...
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Problems with Cyrillic fonts in XeTeX

I have my document with Russian text. Formerly, it was stored as UTF-8 without BOM and compiled with LaTeX. All worked fine with the following preamble: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,final]{moderncv} ...
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Using Minion Pro with Classicthesis

Good afternoon, I bought Minion Pro fonts (regular and italics) in order to use them with a classicthesis document. And following the instructions you gave me recently, I run with Xelatex but it did ...
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Set default sans serif font in XeLaTeX

How can I set the default sans serif font to the default in this example in XeLaTeX? I can only get Helvetica with \documentclass{article} \usepackage[a4paper,margin=5pt]{geometry} ...
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No hyperref link in stackrel with xelatex

Consider the following example document: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \begin{equation} \label{eq:eq1} a = b\quad \wedge \quad b = c ...
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XeLatex under Ubuntu

I want to setup the XeLaTeX option to run some tex source files, however it is not listed where it should be. I am using TexLive (last version) with TexMaker on Ubuntu Desktop 12.10. Or is this ...
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How can I specify animations-path for SWF animations?

In graphics documents, one can use \graphicspath{ {/Users/masi/Dropbox/Physiology/images/} } for images. It is not for animations like SWF media. Now, I have to keep those animations in the main ...
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Document management system [closed]

Is there any free / open source DMS for latex documents , which is simple to install and manage, not bulky (enterprize grade), help search the document and has revision control if possible? (I've ...
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saner listings monospace font size relative to surrounding text size [duplicate]

Is it possible to make listings and especially inline listings font size to be saner? It appears that the font size is chosen so that capital letters of the monospace font are full height of a line. ...
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Problems with xelatex and arc in tikz

When I use \setdefaultlanguage{thai} and arc command, output not smooth. How to set my XeLaTeX code? I think this ploblem about thai scale, or not. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{polyglossia} ...
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pythontex3.py does not compile very simple xelatex file

I have the following environment LinuxMint 15 (which has python2.7 and 3.3 as part of its install. I installed Texlive, Texworks, Pygments for 2.7 and 3. Working with Texworks and creating xelatex ...
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Writing Æ,ø,å using XeTeX [duplicate]

I would like to use the danish letters "æ,ø,å" with xelatex. Everything works just fine if i use pdflatex, but if i use xelatex "æ,ø,å" are not printed. I have tried several different fonts. I have ...
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How do I create a visually pleasing tree hierarchy from a difficult to read CSV File (MySQL Export)?

Ok here is the deal: I am working on an endangered language project. The data is contained in a MySQL database. I can run a query to produce a hierarchy, but the hierarchy is difficult for humans to ...
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Unable to load Asana-Math and compile with XeLaTeX

Just few days ago I decided to give XeLaTeX a try for its wonderful use of system fonts. I read a bit on the net about "fundamental lines" to change (I come from LaTeX) which basically boil down to ...
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XELATEX error : l.52 make_char_active:n

I am using WinEdt 7.0 in WINDOWS 7. I was trying run a tex file using XeLaTeX. The error reads as follows: ! Undefined control sequence l.52 \char_make_active:n{"20}% Please suggest on this. ...
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Additional white spaces with xelatex and fancyvrb/Verbatim

I've tested xelatex with the following code: \documentclass[b5paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{xeCJK} \usepackage{fancyvrb} \setCJKmonofont{Adobe Ming Std} \setmonofont{Courier ...
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modular title pages

How to achieve having modular title pages in latex (xelatex), to only have to change one word in the .tex file and have it changed? All the files must be defined in the project's directory, not ...
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Poor opentype font quality when printing xelatex generated PDF

I've been trying to print a PDF created with Xelatex, and the text (using opentype) is not as crystal clear as the same text printed directly from word (the edges are jagged/grainy). Any suggestions? ...
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Cannot add metadata to pdf [closed]

i noticed that i am not able to add metadata to my pdf.. any clues? Here is a minimal working example. The produced pdf has no author or title metadata. I am using miktex and texworks. % !TeX program ...
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Invalid right aligned chapter and section titles

I'm trying to write a bidirectional (English/Hebrew) document in xelatex and polyglossia. For some reason, when I enable Hebrew as a secondary language, all the chapter and section titles become ...
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'fi' or 'fl' result in big “S”-like symbol

I use LyX with XeTeX, and the output font is DejaVu Sans. When I write in the input text 'fi' or 'fl', the output text displays a strange big "S"-like symbol. I don't know why is that. Any help would ...
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Layout drawing in XeLaTeX

Could somebody help me, please, is it possible to make this layout drawing in XeLaTeX?
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Can't compile file with cyrillic name

When I try to compile file with cyrillic name in XeTeX it shows the following: : Invalid argument: "Сочинение к 08.02.2016".log xelatex.exe: Data: "Сочинение к ...
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Different baseline skip for first item after change in font size

I am having trouble getting the same baselike skip for each item in the following code. \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{XYZ} \begin{itemize} ...
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Changing font of to address on letter.cls

I am trying to change the font of different pieces of a letter.cls letter so my cover letter better matches my resume. Right now, I have been able to change the body font, but not the font of the ...
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Neo Euler Math Font with XeLaTeX

I'm trying to use the following code to generate my xelatex PDF document. The main problem is that I get the error ! Internal error: bad native font flag in `map_char_to_glyph' when I compile my ...
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XeLaTeX + knitr + Arial = error

When I compile the following: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \setmainfont{Arial} \begin{document} Hello. <<foo, dev='tikz'>>= library(ggplot2) qplot(1) @ \end{document} ...
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Word “Theorem” Emphasized but not Bold

I'm using Lyx 2.1.4 on Windows 10 with hebrew, and I use xetex with David CLM font. In word, the font works great; however, in Lyx, when I use the theorem environment the word "theorem" is only ...
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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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XeLaTeX xdvipdfmx:fatal: Invalid paper size: 0bp, 0bp

I'm trying to compile .tex file by XeLaTeX under Windows XP-32bit, WinEdt 8.0, MiKTeX 2.9 environment, however, there is no .pdf file after finishing compilation. My document is quite simple. ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Package filehook error

I got the following error using Xelatex and unicode-math and I couldn't find a solution: Package filehook Error: Detected unknown definition of \InputIfFileExists. Here is a minimal example that ...
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Problem with accents over letters

\documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[czech]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{ifxetex} \usepackage{polyglossia} \setmainlanguage{czech} \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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XeTeX problem..Pdf output(win10)

I want to deploy XeTeX for betting OpenType Fonts and I have this problem. Thanks for the reply.
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English text inside a Hebrew paragraph

I am using XeLaTeX + polyglossia for Hebrew typesetting, and this works wonderfully. However, recently I needed to incorporate English words inside Hebrew paragraphs. This compiles wrong, as it ...
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Weird beamer and xelatex math interaction [duplicate]

I'm trying to use xelatex with beamer (I know, bad idea!) so that I can use a particular style file that I like. I'm running into some weird math display problems. Here's my MWE: ...
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Using MinionMath fonts with unicode-math in Xelatex

I am trying to compile the TeX document using Xelatex but getting the following error: Font \l_fontspec_font has only 8 fontdimen parameters. TeX: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} ...
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Why does transparent not work well in XeLaTeX and how can I fix it?

I'm looking for a semi transparent black background on certain table rows in a pdf document. I have tried to apply http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/62528/23302 and it works if I use pdflatex. But I ...
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XeLaTeX, sans serif math in beamer

I use the package cmbright with beamer when I typeset a document with pdflatex. Is there a sans-serif math font to compile a beamer presentation with XeLaTeX?
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Continued numbering in subfigure of selected figures

I am very confused about for the continued numbering in subfigure of selected figures. I want format a continued numbering in subfigures of selected figures, but not for all the figures. At the same ...
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Create a .doc or .docx file from XeLaTeX or LuaTex [duplicate]

I've just written up my CV into LaTeX, but I get the error `cannot use pdftex'. To combat this I've been using XeLatex to compile. However, I've come to submit my CV to one particular website to find ...
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Changing footnotes/endnotes into hidden comments or annotations

So I have a rather large dissertation that currently contains footnotes and endnotes (using \makepagenote). The final document can only contain footnotes. Some of the \pagenote{ ... } material will ...