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Dot below letter [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: TeX accents do not seem to work with fontspec and xe/lua/latex Very frequently I need to write letters with dots below (like ḥ or ṭ) for transliteration. It's ok when the font ...
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Command \nobreakspace unavailable in encoding EU1 if i use xelatex

This is my preamble: \documentclass[11pt, a4paper]{scrartcl} \usepackage{iftex} \ifXeTeX \usepackage{xunicode} %Если не ошибаюсь, то этот пакет уже загружает fontspec \usepackage{xltxtra} %...
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Getting (Xe)LaTeX to display accents and characters not included with the font

The font I'm using (Adobe Garamond Premier Pro) does have certain precomposed glyphs with diacritics, so I'm having (Xe)LaTeX add them in. I found this post and used the method described there for ...
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Special Unicode characters with XeTeX

Most of the modern fonts out there are encoded in Unicode, but provide only a subset of the whole range of glyphs defined in Unicode. Most lack the Latin Extended Additional range (http://www.unicode....
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How to generate compounded diacritical fonts for Sanskrit with XeTeX and LuaTeX?

I'm trying to use diacritical marks for Sanskrit with a font that does not natively support all the marks (Minion Pro). So they are compounded somehow by XeTeX. This works almost fine in using: \...
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Minion Pro and breve under accent

I am having a problem with Minion Pro and breve under accent (via semtrans package or via ḫ). How can I adapt this solution by @egreg to this case? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \...
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Printing rare characters

I need to run LaTeX on a file that contains, for example, the following words: ḥarain [unicode 1E25] and Amaziɣ [a Berber word]. These paste OK into my .tex file as they do here, but when I run the ...
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Follow up question: TeX accents do not seem to work with fontspec and xe/lua/latex

This is a follow up to this question. How would the same look for the dot above? That is, what's the standard definition for \. ? Or does somebody in the meantime know a better solution to the whole ...
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Unable to use certain accents with LuaLaTeX

With the upgrade to TeXLive 2017, I'm finding that a lot of my documents are failing to compile with lualatex because I had been using the packages xunicode and xltxtra to access uncommon accents ...
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Special characters stopped appearing in text

I have a unicode text (XeLaTeX) in which I use vowels with umlaut, like ü and ö, which worked but suddenly stoped working. These give an error message: ! Package inputenc Error: Keyboard character ...
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Dot bellow letter in bibliography.bib file?

Using the first solution in this answer, we get a dot bellow the letter with \d{s} command, but how does this work in bibliography.bib file? MWE: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{fontspec} \...
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How to increase size of the diacritic/accent mark selectively without changing the alphabet size

I am using a typeface that has limited support for letters with diacritics. I am looking to use the features in latex (I'm using xetex on ubuntu) for providing the glyphs I am missing. My font has ...
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Manually constructing a dot under accent

In my thesis I would like to have an n with the combining dot under diacritic, but unfortunately my font doesn't have that particular accent, I figured I could try to construct it ad hoc (since I just ...