# Arabxetex: how to type eastern arabic numerals

how can I type eastern arabic numbers (or so called arabic indic) via arabxetex?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hindu%E2%80%93Arabic_numeral_system

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eastern_Arabic_numerals

note: I know that this can be done with polyglossia, but I am asking about arabxetex specifically.

Regards

• Did you find the answer to your question? – Nina May 12 '12 at 19:46

You would need to put your numbers inside arab environment or inside \textarab command argument:
\documentclass{article}