In LaTeX, when I type symbols as \tan or \inf in math mode, they use the normal text font, while I would want them to use Times font, without changing the main font of the text nor the math fonts, neither of which are Times. How can I do that?

  • Welcome to Maths SX! You have chances it will be hideous. Do you have any reason for such a choice?
    – Bernard
    May 21 '17 at 16:45
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    ,@TorbjørnT. I totally misunderstood the question and removed my answer. As we repeatedly say, a MWE speeds up getting a precise answer!
    – AboAmmar
    May 21 '17 at 17:54
  • What does it means, that you do not want to change the math fonts? Do you want all operator names to be typeset in times?
    – GuM
    May 21 '17 at 18:03

It's really simple. Add


to your document preamble. Then look at the hideous output and remove the four lines. ;-)

  • That's an answer I like: answering the question despite having misgivings about OP's choices....
    – JPi
    May 21 '17 at 18:25
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    @JPi But I didn't dare to show the output. ;-)
    – egreg
    May 21 '17 at 19:29

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