10 questions linked to/from How to get straight quotation marks?
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### What's the advantage of using csquotes over using an editor's auto-replacement for "?

Many editors (TeXnicCenter, Texmaker, TeXworks, ...) offer auto-replacement of " by the desired form of quotation marks, be it  and '' for English, " and "' for German, or whatnot. Usually, I know ...
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### Straight quotes?

How do I get a straight quote instead of curly quotes? I’m not inside verb or listing or any other special environments, and I’m not using XeLaTeX or anything—just normal LaTeX. I don’t want to change ...
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### Proper use of Backticks and Butterick's Practical Typography

In his book, Practical Typography, Butterick makes the following remark. Com­put­er sci­en­tists and doc­u­men­ta­tion writ­ers, take note: straight quotes and back­ticks in soft­ware code should ...
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### How can I input normal quotes in LyX?

For example, if I type "this" into LyX file, the output PDF will show “this”, the quotes change to a set of curly quotes. But I want it looks like "this". Especially in LyX, there are six quotes ...
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### Double quotes with monospaced font and LuaLaTeX

I am trying to set the following minimal document: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \setmonofont{Inconsolata} \begin{document} \begin{verbatim} <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//...
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### XeLaTeX + sourcecodepro + listings = Curly quotes, always

I am writing a simple code documentation on Overleaf, but whenever I set my \ttfamily as sourcecodepro, quotes inside lstlisting are forcefully converted to curly quotes, regardless of whatever I try ...
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### Disable smart (contextual) quotes for entire document?

Is it possible to disable smart (contextual) quotes for an entire document? If yes, how? In particular, can the single quote ', double quote ", and backtick  be left as-is by some option or method ...
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### Single quotes in double quotes

I want to write "''" (to denote the empty string). However in LaTeX, when I try to enter "''", TexnicCenter replaces it with '''' , which displays as “”” (first pointing left, second two pointing ...