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How to obtain the effect of linebreak with xelatex?

Now I use TexPadtex to compile my tex files for the real time preview feature. Unfortunately it doesn't support xelatex or lualatex engine. So I have some trouble when I compile a Chinese document. ...
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Improve a command for text annotation

Inspired by LaTeX package ruby @egreg's suggestion to the problem (Displaying pinyin over Chinese characters, without impacting word spacing) I implemented the following command with example of usage: ...
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Unexpected space between CJK utf8 traditional chinese words in Evince or Atril, except Adobe [closed]

I made a sample of my latex notes, there're unexpected space between traditional chinese words in the item title, see e.g. in the figure I marked in the phrase “八布迦” between “八布”, similar things ...
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CTEX renders the underscore too long [duplicate]

When using the ctex package, it seems that a single underscore (\_) will be rendered the length of two underscores. However in the rendered PDF there's nothing wrong with the text itself (meaning you ...
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Chinese on MacTex2018, with hyperref

My question is similar to Chinese on MacTex2018, simple example, with a critical difference that I also need to use hyperref. Summary: I am using Macbook to compile LaTeX file with Chinese characters ...
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Define fallback font for a large character set (e.g. Simplified Chinese)

I've been asked to integrate Chinese characters into a mainly-English LaTeX template. Although I found different options, such as ctex, I stumbled with its integration (mainly because the ...
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Irregular footnotes, and line spacing

I'm preparing for a text with many lines along with their footnotes by adopting \footnotemark, \footnotetext, \par, and \clearpage. Unfortunately, line spacing of the body (not footnote) becomes too ...
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babel: Language “pinyin”

I want to write pinyin (Latin characters that are used for Chinese) in a LuaLaTeX document. I get the error, that is stated below. According to the babel manual (Version 3.32, up to date) the pinyin ...
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Mixing Chinese Characters with English (Main Language) in 2019 | What is the “State of the Art”?

I have a English document (in UTF8) and want to place in some placed Chinese translations (single words: symbols and pinyin, which is the Latin character version). Ideally, I want to use pdflatex (or ...
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Typesetting bopomofo (zhuyinfuhao) on right side of Chinese characters with ruby

I am writing a document mostly in English with a few Chinese examples. I would like to be able to typeset the Chinese characters with bopomofo (zhuyinfuhao) annotations to the right side of the ...
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How to add Chinese characters in header of thesis?

I am writing a thesis and using MasterDoctrolThesis.cls format. This format shows the chapter name and heading of the current page in the header. I want to add Chinese specific character on each page ...
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How to use Chinese font Song typeface?

I found how to change font to times with: \usepackage{mathptmx} But what about Chinese fonts, the instructions I have say I should use Song typeface. I fount this https://www.overleaf.com/learn/...
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How to use chinese chars in section names?

This is how I (currently) embed chinese in my documents: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{CJKutf8} \begin{document} \begin{CJK}{UTF8}{gbsn} \tableofcontents \section{abstract} 摘要 \end{CJK} \end{...
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padlatex: too long time for compilation of file with chinese symbols using ctex package

I'm usign pdflatex for technical reports. Until now I used it wihout chinese language and everything worked well. But now I need to add chinese language. I found here information how to do this: How ...
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How to set the page number in Chinese characters rather than Arabic numberals?

By the default setting, I get page numbers in Arabic numerals like 1,2,3,etc. How can I get a series of page numbers in Chinese characters like 一, 二, 三, (simplified Chinese) or 壹, 贰, 叁 (traditional ...
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Greek letters are not displayed in the chinese text

When I replaced \mathbf{A} with A,$\Omega$ can be displayed,which reasons cause this problem? $\Omega$ doesn't show in the text. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{ctex} \usepackage{amsmath}% \...
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ConTeXt: Line Break for chinese characters

I automatically generate documents in which users can input any kind of text. If the user enters chinese characters the text overflows and no line break is occuring. How can I prohibit the text ...
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Multiple xeCJK fonts

I have set my main font for xeCJK to HanWangMingMedium, so that I can access old style characters. But, as a result, I no longer have access to Japanese kana: in the MWE, the katakana comes up as ...
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Is there a way to make fancyhdr with pagestyle fancy to be compatible with Chinese language?

I successfully can compile with Chinese characters in my documents using CJKutf8. However it makes all my files, that use fancyhdr with pagestyle fanc to throw encoding related errors during ...
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How to outline Chinese font by xeTeX?

I am try to outline some Chinese fonts by using LaTeX, which could be done by MS Word easily. Basically here is what I want: I searched whole site and I found some topics about outline a font, where ...
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Pinyin to character

I'm trying to make a document with both English words, pinyin translation and chinese characters. Is it possible to write the code in pinyin (or something similar) and get the corresponding ...
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pdflatex required files for a language (Chinese,Japanese)

I am new to LaTeX and struggling with understanding of userpackages, .sty, .tfm, etc files. I have a requirement to create PDF with latex equations in Spanish,Chinese and Japanese. What I have tried ...
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Chinese abstract [duplicate]

I'm writing my thesis in LATEX, I need to add abstract in the Chinese language as well. How to add the Chinese language to LATEX? Your valuable suggestion and answer will be appreciated.
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XeLaTeX: Chinese characters [closed]

Firstly, apologies for my ignorance but I have tried all the options given in: this post. However, I still am unable to get it working. From the above post, I am trying to achieve this: % Compile ...
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Show different bibtex field when writing in different languages

I write in English as well as Chinese. When I cite Chinese work in English paper, I want to include both the English transcription/translation and original Chinese characters. But when I cite Chinese ...
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bibliography in multiple languages (Chinese+Pinyin)

I'm from China. When I write paper in English I want the author's name in bibliography be displayed in 'English transcription' + 'Chinese Character'. But I've encountered problem when do so, when ...
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Code2000 says it has 晣 but it will not print it

In fact it does not print other more simple Chinese characters either. I checked that it supports 晣 by looking here. So i downloaded it from here. I put the TTF in the same directory as the tex which ...
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languages: Inability to display one chunk of Mandarin characters, XeLaTeX

I'm using a résumé template which I found online, but am having trouble displaying one short chunk (a company name) of Mandarin characters. I've tried using CJKutf8, as well as xeCJK, without success. ...
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Using Chinese characters with CJKutf8 package [duplicate]

I am writing my dissertation and I need to type around 15/20 examples in Chinese. I am using the CJKutf8 package but the document crashes each time I have Chinese characters. When I follow the ...
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Inserting Chinese text

I am using \documentclass[UTF8,12pt, twoside]{extreport} with PDFLaTeX on TeXmaker on Windows and I successfully created PDF documents when Chinese text is not added. I need to put some pages with ...
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Extract a substring from a Chinese string variable

Looks like the stringstrings package can do this: \substring{This is a string.}{1}{4} gives This, but it seems to be failed for non-ASCII characters: \substring{这是一个句子。}{1}{4} cannot give 这是一个. ...
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How to read chinese formating from CSV

anybody knows which package I can implement to be able to read chinese characters from a CSV file. The code works really well with english, but as soon as a make a CSV file containing chinese format, ...
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Chinese on MacTex2018, simple example

I just installed MacTex2018 (because I was having trouble with TexLive2016). My issue is related to chinese chars. May I ask for a simple example? In the end I would like to have just some chinese ...
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Chinese fonts without xelatex

To work around a bug in xelatex I have to compile a tree in pdflatex. This works nicely with English words but I need Chinese words for the Chinese version. But whatever I tried was giving error ...
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Write real UTF32 in Latex?

Is it possible to write a Latex document independent of the input language (Latin, Arabic, Japanese, Hindi)? I though \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} was there to do exactly that, but for instance ...
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Multibyte StrLen? (StrLen for chinese characters)

I am currently using \StrLen{#1} inside my \newcommand. This works flawlessly for any common string written in latin alphabet. "Hello" has string length of 5 for example. Problem is with chinese ...
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Changing the abstract title to 抽象

I want to change the title of my first abstract to "抽象" I have tried \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \begin{CJK*}{UTF8}{gbsn} \begin{abstract} \addto{\captionschinese}{\...
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How to typeset rare Chinese characters?

While the around 6,000 common Chinese characters can be supported by the CJK package (or the ctex family of documentclasses) well, what if I want to type some (relatively) rare Chinese characters (it ...