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Quote marks are backwards (using texmaker/PDFLatex) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the best way to use quotation mark glyphs Automatically convert quotations in the form of “abc” to become ``abc" I am (obviously) new to LaTeX and have ...
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Quotes in LaTeX ? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the best way to use quotation mark glyphs Can I just use " for the quotes in my document? I'm asking this because when I use them in my TextMate editor the included ...
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Does UTF8 add right-quote and left-quote recognition to LaTeX, XeTeX? [duplicate]

I've got a LaTeX novel writing project with lots of character quotations. I use Focuswriter to create chapter text files (ASCII, UTF-8). There is no LaTeX markup in the chapter files. A LaTeX ...
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Palatino displays wrong opening quotes

I've just started using font Palatino for my documents, and I've realized the opening quotes are all rendered as closing quotes. As per the question What is the best way to use quotation mark glyphs? ...
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Why can't LaTeX smartly match the double quote?

In many word processors, when you type " twice, it will give you a left and right double quotation marks in sequence, they are smartly matched. Why does latex end up with using, ``Blahblahblah...'' ...
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German-style quotation marks too close to italics letters and mathpazo font package

When I type an text in italic with the Palladio font the German quotation marks are (far) too close to the letters. The problem does not occur with English quotation marks. Is there any solution or ...
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The Quotation Mark character in TeXworks editor has vanished

Now, my version of TeXworks is 0.4.5r.1280 and I can't have the " character on the keyboard. I have `` or '' instead. Why? And It's the same with Alt+034. I'm very disappointed with that.
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Style of quotation marks

This time I would like to ask you if you know how to change the style of signs on the left side and on the right side of a quotation. First quotation mark (that on the left) should be two commas at ...
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Glyph insertion

I use Linux and have available to me the "compose" key, and thus can type characters like '°', 'ß', 'ï', 'į', 'ḯ', etc. Is it inherently "bad" to use the compose key to insert the characters, should ...
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How to add LaTeX style quotation marks to the Hunspell spell checker?

Quotation marks in LaTeX have to be added with `` and '', but this results in the word being marked as misspelled in Texmaker, which uses Hunspell files (.dic and .aff). I tried adding `` and '' to ...
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Nordic quotation (closing quotation marks on both sides)

As an observant user commented The quote-rules depend on the country you live in, so your examples of "not like..." are not universal. In Finnish, for example, the rule is to use two closing ...
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Closing quotes collapse leads to unbalanced quotes in some Balto-Slavic languages

The csquotes package does a very good job automatically placing quotation marks instead of dumb quotes in the input. This works well in many languages (e.g. English, or Lithuanian ), however there is ...
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My citations in Biblatex do not appear and a “ç” appear when not needed

The "C" appears as a "Ç", and my citations do not appear. \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} %\usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage[ ...
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How to use apostrophes and quotation marks in biblatex

Firstly. in my reference, it supposes to be 'Composition', but it turns up to be ’Composition’ below: title={NoiseSpeech, a noise of living bodies: towards Attali's 'Composition'} Secondly, why ...