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Questions tagged [bold]

{bold} is specifically about making document elements bold (or removing this font attribute). For general questions about formatting document elements, use {formatting} instead.

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bold in theorem

I'd like to know why the "Theorem", "Lemma", etc are not in bold in my text. The code is \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english,greek]{babel} \...
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Making Bold Apply to Specific Text [duplicate]

Does anyone use the VerbTeX Pro app on their ipad/tablet? I have an issue with bold where, even if I bold text within braces it just ends up automatically applying bold to the rest of the paragraph. ...
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Bold custom labels for itemize environment?

I have the following list with custom labels: \begin{itemize} \item[3.2] I have to manually label items... \item[3.5] ...like so... \item[3.6] ...and so. \end{itemize} I'm using itemize ...
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Problems with the table of contents

I am facing three types of problems with the table of contents. First, I want to remove underlining (from the section titles) and bold (from the chapter titles) from the table of contents. The page ...
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How to use \bm in TeXstudio in a transparent way

In TeXstudio the selected source code gets surrounded by \textbf{ .. } when pressing Ctrl+B. I learned, that \bm should be used in math environments. It would be nice to have one hotkey for bold and ...
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finding the “boldtype” version of AA Nagari Shree L3 Devanagari font

Dear fellow Texnicians, I have a .ttf (true type) Devanagari font I would like to use when typing Sanskrit, which can be displayed in italics and boldfont when I am utilizing MS Word, but in the ...
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Issues changing font size and formatting

I have tried various methods posted on stackoverflow to set font size of my chapter headings to 14 but was not able to do so. Secondly I tried to bold all section headings but I have two issues in ...
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acronyms in math mode

I write my thesis and I need a little help. I don't write a thesis in English. I'm using acronyms via glossary package as a template requires. \newacronym{EM}{EM}{Electromagnetic} work perfectly, but ...
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Prevent aligned to override my font

I would like to write something like \documentclass{article} \begin{document} $\mathbf{ \begin{aligned} a \\ f \end{aligned} }$ \end{document} and ...
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paralist-item numbers in bold

I 'm using paralist package for enumeration (not enumitem). I want to have the item numbers in bold, like the image below. The solution here (which is the code below) doesn't work for me, probably ...
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make bold text followed by normal text gives error as can be used only in preamble?

I want to create text like this using latex. Bold Text1: Normal Text1 Bold Text2: Normal Text2 Bold Text3: Normal Text3 Bold Text4: Normal Text4 So I tried creating my new commands something like ...
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Bold chapter numbers

I'm completely new to LaTeX and I was asked to write my capstone project using it. My advisor gave me a starting template that worked very well except for one thing: the chapter numbers are not bold ...
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Russian Language Bold Font problem with newtxtext

I am writing an article in English, with some pages in Russian. \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[T1,T2A]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[russian,english]{babel} \...
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How to make \Rightarrow bold

I tried doing, \mathbf{\Rightarrow}, but nothing happens. How do I make the \Rightarrow symbol bold?
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Creating bold and italic text not working with a custom font?

\textit{\textbf{Text here}} and \textit{Text here} is my code. I am using the font which can be downloaded for free from: https://sansforgetica.rmit/ However creating bold and italic text for ...
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Make specific author bold using \fullcite

I want to make bold specific author, wherever it placed (i.e., 1st, 2nd does not matter) when only citing at the text area (i.e., should not get bold in reference section). For full citation in the ...
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Hyphenation doesn't work if the word is inside brackets and bold

So, the hyphenation apparently doesn't work, if the word is inside of round brackets AND in bold font. This is the code: \documentclass[12pt,ngerman]{scrartcl} \usepackage{babel} \begin{document} ...
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How to change the style in ua.classes thesis template

I'm using this template from a LaTeX2e document class named 'ua-thesis'. \documentclass[draft]{ua-thesis} I want to use the same font used for the title and chapters in this class but only needs to ...
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Commands inside textbf

I was working on creating a small table of formulas for my Math class. Since I will be using a lot of vector related stuff I defined and redefined some commands to suit my needs. Below you see my ...
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Bold and italics math symbols

How can I make all the text in math mode as bold and italics? I need some code which will make all the math text bold and italics at once.
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How can the text of a subsection title in a report be set to one thing in the body of the report and set to another thing in the table of contents?

I have a subsection title like this: \subsection{${\boldsymbol{b}}$-tagging} As this is bold in the main body of the report, it looks fine, but in the table of contents, which are not bold for ...
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Using bm with eulervm gives inconsistent ‘<’ and ‘>’ characters

I prefer to use bm package to bold math. However, I noticed that when used with eulervm, this gives inconsistent results for ‘<’ and ‘>’ characters. I wonder what causes it and can the usage bm be ...
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Bold face the author superscript

I have the following piece of code : \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{newtxtext,newtxmath} \usepackage{authblk} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \renewcommand{\Authfont}{\bfseries\...
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Bold section headings in the Table of Contents of the Springer LNCS Template

I use the Springer LNCS Template for my document and print the table of contents. \documentclass{llncs} \begin{document} \setcounter{tocdepth}{2} \tableofcontents \section{Introduction} \section{...
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I am not able to write bold text. Please help!

I am a beginner in LaTeX and I have been using Textstudio as my main LaTeX editor for several weeks. My problem is that i am not able to write any bold characters. \textbf will not work in this case....
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problems with boldsymbol and cmbright

Καλημέρα! If I use the package cmbright the command \boldsymbol{} does not work for math symbols (e.g. <, +, 45), but only for letters. What is the problem? I don't remember the purpose that I ...
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XeLaTeX and pdflatex compatible code (problem with bold)

I am trying to use pdflatex and change the font to greek by using both XeLaTeX and pdflatex. XeLaTeX works perfect and inside section title it uses bold selected font for greek. But pdflatex fails ...
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Latex Bold a specific word without type every times \textbf{…} [duplicate]

I wish to know is possible to set in bold a specific word without type every times \textbf{bold}. For example \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \textbf{dog}, cat,\textbf{dog}, cat, \textbf{...
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How to bold the letter in equation in LateX effectively

Suppose I have an equation involve many letters: \begin{equation} \min \|S-A\|_F^2 \end{equation} How can I bold the letter in equation, such as S and A in the equation. We can \bm{A}...
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How to make “fakebold” work on custom font?

I am including a special font for greek, but when I use it, the \textbf{} command does not result in bold letters. I have added a [FakeBold=3], but it has no effect. What's the problem? \...
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Change Boldness of Certain Fonts

For some certain fonts, they have different level of "boldness". For example, Avenir Next has Ultra Light Light, Regular, Medium, Demi-Bold, Bold and Condensed Bold... Below is an example done by ...
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Beamer multilingual template: custom command white spaces problem

I have a problem with the following custom command on beamer multilingual template. \newcommand{\boldlang}[2]{\lang{#1}{\textbf{#2}}} \boldlang{it}{Text} \boldlang{en}{Text} The output has added ...
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One specific author bold with IEEEtran.bst bibliography style

I would like to put 1 specific author in bold in my bibliography. I need to use IEEEtran.bst bibliography style, but I couldn't find any example in the documentation (http://mirrors.rit.edu/CTAN/...
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Bold page number in list of figures and list of tables

I want to write page numbers with bold face in lot and lof. I am writing a PhD thesis and there is a thesis template. Relevant part of lof is as follows: \renewcommand\listoffigures{ \vspace*{\...
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bolding math and text simultaneously for commands

According to this link: Question about bolding math and text simultaneously, using \boldmath{\bfseries{}} simultaneously will make both math and text bold in an equation environment. However, if ...
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Double bibliography and bold authors: 1) partial biblio with bold author 2) complete biblio with no bold author

in writing my PhD thesis, I would like LaTeX to produce two bibliographies as follows: In the initial overview chapter I would like to produce a biblio that contains only the works authored by myself,...
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How do you use Bold Small Caps with the moderncv package?

Overleaf Version \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} % Font sizes: 10, 11, or 12; paper sizes: a4paper, letterpaper, a5paper, legalpaper, executivepaper or landscape; font families: sans or ...
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Getting \boldmath to always change to a bold font when mathptmx is used

I found the question "Is there any way other than \pmb to produce bold greek letters when mathptmx is used?". Could somebody show how to make \boldmath always change to a bold font when mathptmx is ...
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\subsetneq in bold font [duplicate]

My tags are follows: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} \begin{document} $\boldsymbol{\subsetneq}$ \end{document} I got the symbol in roman only but I need in bold face, any ...
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Problem for bold symbol in math mode with iota [duplicate]

I am using \mathbf{} for include bold symbols in my equation. It works fine with all symbols with the exception of \iota. I tried to use equation environment and to exclude subindex. The following is ...
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A Single Command for Combining Text and Math?

I'm trying to add units to some quantities for my physics homework. Here's what I want: Normal Text Math Commands Allowed All Bold One command to accomplish the above For example, if I want to write ...
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unicode-math + bold upright symbols + bold circumflex accent

My goal is to write a \unitvector command which produces bold upright symbols with a bold circumflex accent. Here's my MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{unicode-math} \...
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Selecting libertinus italic loads bold italic font

When using the libertinus font and compiling with xelatex, selecting the sans italic font with \textit causes the bold italic font to be loaded. Why? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \...
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How to select the options of the caption package correctly? 'Figure' bold, but '(a)' and '(b)' not

this is my current choice of the options for the caption package: \usepackage[labelfont={rm,md,bf},textfont={rm,md,sl}]{caption} And the results is looking like this: I would like to have 'Figure 5....
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Bold authors' names in reference list

I try to make the names of authors bold in my bibliography, and keep them normal (unbold) in the document body \cite{Smith2005Latex}. How can I do that? \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,twocolumn,...
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How to make part of text boldface? [duplicate]

By a \bfseries{triangle},we mean a polygon of three sides. All the string after {triangle} that is ,we mean a polygon of three sides. ,will all be bold faced,how to make just {triangle} be bold faced?...
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bold arrow in caption

I need to write in a caption $\overleftarrow{A}$ and make it bold, but when I compile I get the error "illegal parameter number in definition of \reserved@a." So to make it compile I use $\protect\...
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Change the normalfont to bold face in the caption of the List of Figures and Tables

I want Change the normalfont to bold face in the caption of the List of Figures and Tables. My code: \newpage \listoftables* \newpage \begin{center} \tableofcontents* \end{center} My list of ...
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Change the style section and subsection of Table of Contents (toc)

I want to take the bold section and subsection of the TOC. I use the class custom abtntex. I use \tableofcontents* My summary: As I want: https://www.overleaf.com/17776192vgbyvhnzxvkn (example ...
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Changing font took boldness from section and subsection titles

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{titlesec} \renewcommand{\rmdefault}{phv} % Arial \renewcommand{\sfdefault}{phv} % Arial \titleformat{\thesection} {\normalfont\fontsize{12}{15}\bfseries}{\...