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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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Incorporating a Spanish Accent in a Word to be Displayed in Bold

Consider the code \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{amsthm,latexsym,amssymb,amsmath,verbatim} \oddsidemargin -15pt \evensidemargin -15pt \topmargin -25pt \headheight -5pt \headsep 0pt \...
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How to get a font weight bolder than \textbf{}?

I have been trying to reproduce a Beamer presentation template from a former teacher but I can't find out how they managed to change the font weight to be this bold. How can I get the font on the ...
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Polyglossia changes the bold letters from algorithms

I compile the tex document with XeLaTeX. When I put on my premable this \setdefaultlanguage{greek}, table of content and algorithms special words loses their bold letters and I got an output like that....
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Bold text cancels the small caps format

I'm trying to put a text in small caps bold, but I'm noticing that as soon as I apply the bold, ovverrides the small caps rule. Isn't that in LaTex, these two rules don't live together? This is my ...
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There is no bold text, italics in IEEEtran (using xepersian)?

I have a problem of non-working \textbf, \bfseries commands (and almost all changing fontstyle commands) in Persian document (in English, everything is okay) in \documentclass[journal,onecolumn,11pt,...
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semi-bold mathsf

I would like to use a bold (or better a semi-bold) \mathsf font with mathpazo + eulervm. However, using only these two packages such a possibility does not seem to exist (note that in the following ...
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Change formatting of an element in ChoiceMenu

Is there anyway to change color in the \ChoiceMenu items such as Item 1, Item 2, etc.? Or even bolding individual choices would work... I tried \textbf{Item 1} and \color{blue}{Item 1} and they both ...
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Extending a John Kormylo Answer for Color Shading a Portion of a Paragraph to Produce Bold Text as Well

This post is an extension of the question posed in How to Contiguously Shade a Portion of a Paragraph with Color Consider the code \documentclass{book} \usepackage{xcolor} \colorlet{soulred}{red!25} \...
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Specifying Ahead of Time Both the Color of All Drop Caps and That Their Associated Text be Bold

Consider the code \documentclass{book} \usepackage{lettrine} \usepackage{xcolor} \setcounter{DefaultLines}{3} \setlength{\DefaultFindent}{0em} \setlength{\DefaultNindent}{.17em} \renewcommand{\...
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How to make bold numbers in Beamer using Madrid theme?

I am writing a presentation and using the BEAMER mode in the MADRID theme. This is my preamble: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Text not showing as bold in slides

I am preparing some slides and want to use bold text occasionally in a definition. I can use bold text outside a definition, but it just wont work inside. I was sent a template for the slides and I ...
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Matrix Notation: Detect if Argument is Greek Letter (or Command)

I am trying to implement a matrix/vector notation that makes simple bold vectors with \newcommand{\vec}[1]{\bm{#1}} and I used to do the same for matrices (with a command \mat). However, I want to ...
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Single italic word in section title

I would like the section title to be: Title wordinitalic title. The combination \section{Title \textit{wordinitalic} title} prints out "worditalic" skinny and not as bold as "Title" or "title". Yes, ...
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Why is bold vectorization of "v"not working?

So I have the following setup in my preamble, \def\ve#1{\mathchoice{\mbox{\boldmath$\displaystyle\bf#1$}} {\mbox{\boldmath$\textstyle\bf#1$}} {\mbox{\boldmath$\scriptstyle\bf#1$}} {\mbox{\...
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Scale bold capital letters

I have my custom fonts. They are fine in terms of size. However the bold fonts for capital letters are too big and I do not know how to normalize their size. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{...
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Using bold math with mtpro2 lite

By using the "lite" version of the MathTime Professional II fonts, and correspondingly loading the mtpro2 package I only get a "poor-man's" bold math type. Is it possible to have a "true" bold math ...
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definitions, lemmas, problems in bold

I use the amsthm package, but somehow all definitions, lemmas, problems are in normal text.. I want them in bold as usual. How can I control that? What I ment is that the text "Lemma 1:" is not in ...
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Titlesec / AutoFakeBold making pdf figures bold

I have a simple MWE similar to the following: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[letterpaper, left=19mm, right=19mm, top=3.52cm, bottom=2.84cm, headheight=38.7pt]{geometry} \usepackage{...
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I need one specific character (bold omega). Can't seem to get it to work

I'm using TexShop/Tex Live 2021 on macOS 12.4. I would like to produce a particular character in my output pdf file. This character is called "U+03C9 GREEK SMALL LETTER OMEGA" in Font Book. ...
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Turn from normal display to bold display with a switch

I would like to have an option to turn the document text and math environments to bold. Is there a way to enable or disable such thing. So I can turn from normal display to bold display. Currently I ...
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texlive font problem

I recently upgraded to Ubuntu 22.04 and TeX Live 2022. After that, bold and italic \bf \em don't work. Moreover, chapter and section titles are set in default font without bold. I purged and re-...
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some words be bold in citiation

I am writing my proposal and there are some words be bold such as and, pages and volume. I want all be in normal style. \documentclass[journal]{IEEEtran} \usepackage{cite} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb,...
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Biblatex - Bold authors and name delimiters in bibliography

Hi I imported biblatex in the following way: \usepackage[backend=biber, natbib, style=apa, sorting=nyt]{biblatex} I want to print a bibliography but all author names and delimiters should be bold, ...
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How can I use a custom mathbf font?

My current font configuration is as follows: \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[osf,sc]{mathpazo} \usepackage[scaled=0.90]{helvet} \usepackage[scaled=0.85]{beramono} \linespread{1.025} \...
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Document is Bold in PC (MikTex) vs Mac (MacTex)

I'm compiling in TexStudio on my PC and Mac. The produced PDF of the Mac is correct but the same document on PC is all bold. PC is using MikTex, Mac is using MacTex. It is a .tex document with a .cls ...
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Bold math symbols in chapter headers and symbol for the Laplacian

I recently asked a question in this forum on how to get bold math symbols in a chapter header and I got recommended the packages \usepackage{newtxtext,newtxmath} \usepackage{bm} The two problems I've ...
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Cannot compile bold text with specified font

I'm trying to do a title page so I can reuse it for multiple works in my University. I'm obligated to use Times New Roman (which explains the usage of Nimbus Roman as an alternative). It almost works, ...
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Title with big bold font

I want the title Fredholm Integral Transforms to be displayed in large bold text. With \HUGE I did not get a change in the font. \documentclass{book} \usepackage{geometry} \geometry{...
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get equivalent boldness given by /section command

How to obtain a comparable font "boldness" resulting from \section command with normal text formatting ones in the following text paragraph ? If I'm not mistaken the \textbf seems to ...
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How do I top strikethrough (\sout) interfering with bold font (\textbf) in Chinese?

MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xeCJK} \usepackage[normalem]{ulem} \begin{document} \textbf{a a a} a a a,\textbf{aaa}aaa. \sout{\textbf{a a a} a a a,\textbf{aaa}aaa.} \textbf{我我我}我我我,\...
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Small caps bold

I downloaded and installed this font on my pc. In particular, I should have the normal, bold and semibold-italic versions. On latex, I tried to insert some text as small caps bold in this font, but it ...
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I am trying to customize the figure caption using the \usepackage{caption}$ but I want figure caption in Bold Italic but number in Bold only

\renewcommand{\thefigure}{\arabic{section}.\arabic{\textit{figure}}} \usepackage{caption} \captionsetup{margin=10 pt,font=footnotesize,labelfont={bf,it}}
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Bolder Blackboard bold

I am looking for bold versions of the blackboard bold letters. Unfortunately, the best symbols I have come up with so far are hard to distinguish from the usual blackboard bold letters. Is there a way ...
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Lowercase bold calligraphic letters with \mathscr

On the page https://calligraphycalligraphy.blogspot.com/2020/11/50-calligraphy-font-latex.html?m=1, I found a lowercase calligraphic letter style, which I would like to implement in my LaTeX document. ...
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On the Extra and Ultra Bold Font Series

I could never be able to use Extra and Ulta Bold font series. Do you know how to define these. Below is my code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{anyfontsize} %\usefont{enc}{family}{series}{shape} \...
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Is there a way to write the text in a list in bold automatically?

Is there a way to write lists with enumerate in bold automatically? I'd be glad to just write \item text instead of \item \textbf{text} all the time.
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How to write bold all of the text?

I know how to write a paragraph with bold(with \textbf{}). But if I want write all of my pages with bold, how can I do it? A way is using \textbf{} at the beginning of my paragraphs. But I know there ...
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Redefine command chain

I've recently switched to To Times New Roman into my Latex report and I've noticed that bold greek letters are printed awfully when using commands like \bm{} or \boldsymbol{}. I've turned around the ...
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Issue about mixing font labels text and maths equations with \bm option

I try to generate a pdf from this source in python (matplotlib), in order to have a Latex style : mpl.use("pgf") rc_fonts = { "text.usetex": True, 'text.latex.preview': ...
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Bold Greek text in a tabular (text mode)

I simply do not know how to get the Greek text in bold. Is the problem that I'm using the wrong macro for the tabular environment? OR, that I did not set the fonts correctly? I don't need everything ...
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Unbolded subsection on the ToC including math expression or equation but bolded subsection on subsection header

I have the exactly similar question with this Making bold subsection-headings in math, but not bold in ToC. But i can't use \ce since i need an actual use for mathbf that is integral and differential ...
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Italics and emphasis in LyX

I have problems with the output to PDF from a LyX document. When I write a lemma or a theorem, its output is in bold instead of italics. Also, when I write a word in italics its output is in bold ...
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How to control the boldness for both text and math formulas

In the given picture I want to make the statement of the problem more bold but less the line "DM Your Answer!". ASimilarly I want to make math expressions bold but less bold than the logo of ...
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lmodern and T1fontenc strange pdf output

first of all: I use TexMaker and installed the full TexLive datas. My pdf-document program is Adobe Acrobat Reader DC. If I use \usepackages{lmodern}, then the W's in my pdf-document in Adobe Acrobat ...
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A single subsubsection combines itself with the following bold text, does not happen anywhere else in the document

\subsubsection{Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria} \textbf{Inclusion Criteria} This is the code that I have for a specific section in my thesis. In the preview it appears as " Inclusion and Exclusion ...
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How does LaTeX \scshape and \bfseries works with custom fonts?

For a project, I am using Frutiger font files. I have different files: regular, light, bold. I have tried several things, but I am unable to get bold small caps characters. All of the solutions on ...
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Bold citation call-outs

I would like to typeset some of the citation call-outs (not entries) in bold. Ideally, I would like to have something like "Studies of topic A [1, 2, 4] are very important. Studies of topic B [3, 5, 6]...
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writing bold both in text and formula properly

my question is actually about writing bold properly. When I try \mathbf in the formula, it works but I need to write J in the formula italic but somehow I could not manage it. And when I try to write ...
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How can I use the xfakeboldness package?

I'm interested in reproducing this answer using the xfakebold package. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xfakebold} \newcommand{\fbseries}{\unskip\setBold\aftergroup\unsetBold\aftergroup\...