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Questions tagged [input-encodings]

{input-encodings} is about the various input code pages like latin1 or utf-8 ({unicode}) which interpret the sequence of numbers underlying text files and map each number to a certain glyph (character). A popular package for pdfLaTeX is inputenc.

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Possible to use$ \C$ for complex numbers with T2A encoding?

In using pdflatex on a document in English that will include some Cyrillic text. For math, I'd like to use $\C$ for the set of complex numbers. But the T2A encoding needed for babel with its russian ...
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Mystery sequence ïz£ in pdf

I get random copies of a sequence ïz£ (an "i" with the umlaut, a "z" with a dot sign over it, and a pounds sign) in my pdf. They seem to be generated by some of the figures, not all. Any suggestion?
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My latex document can't seem to decode properly accentuated and other special french characters

My editor (TexMaker) is using utf-8 by default and when i try to use it in my preamble instead of latin it gives me errors! and right now i'm using latin and it dosen't decode properly my document! ...
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! Package inputenc Error: Unicode character, for unknown characters

I have a problem that seems to be quite common. When I compile my document I get several unicode errors, In my case I get errors on the characters \global (U+2D1) and \egroup(U+2F2). By dumb luck I ...
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German letters with double umlauts?

I'm trying to use german umlauts in my document, however if I use it like that: \documentclass[a4paper]{scrartcl} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage[ansinew]{inputenc} ...
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Cyrillic characters problem

I want to write a math paper that needs to be in Bulgarian (uses the same alphabet as Russian). However when I try to compile with pdflatex I get the following error for every cyrillic character: ! ...
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Weird Symbols when I opened my editor today

Yesterday, I edited my tex document as usual, but today I opened up the file and found gibberish. Someone please tell me if I can recover the original non gibberish file. Oh, good news is that the pdf ...
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Author name in bibliography contains special letters

I have a reference for article where author name contains several specific characters. Do I need a specific package for this case: Here is the reference: @article{matouvsek1998thel2, title={On the {...
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Inputenc not working inside included file

So in the document section ű ő letter work perfectly fine, but inside another tex file which is included with \include{myothertexfile} into the document, is not working. Some of the documents inside ...
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Mactex + Texstudio Mojave new installation: Package inputenc Error: Unicode character 〖 (U+3016) [closed]

It's been a while since my last time using Mactex + Texstudio, which worked fine back then. Now with fresh installation I'm getting the below error: Package inputenc Error: Unicode character 〖 (U+...
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Bib2gls support for non-ASCII characters or non-english languages; .glstex is unable to load non-ASCII characters

I am trying to incorporate bib2gls into glossaries managment in my project, however I hit into trouble when using my native language (czech) and its diacritics (as far as my knowledge goes, those are ...
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Is there a table like “the comprehensive LaTeX symbol list” indexed by Unicode code points?

Motivation: There are a lot of specific characters mentioned in How to solve the `Package inputenc Error: Unicode char not set up for use with LaTeX` problem? (This question can be considered as an ...
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Package inputenc error unicode character − (u+200E)

Two of my tables in TexStudio are having the error: package inputenc error unicode character − (U+200E)not set up for use in LaTeX. Anybody knows what the exact problem is? SOLVED: invisible ...
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Emoji insertion in latex pdf

Here is my code in latex file \begin{filecontents*}{example.eps} \RequirePackage{fix-cm} \documentclass[smallextended]{svjour3} \smartqed \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \...
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Unicode to CP 0 conversion

I am writing a report in TeX using Winedt 8.1 editor. The language of the write-up is in two languages, in English and in Russian. For the English there is no problem and it compiles well. But when I ...
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! Package inputenc Error: Unicode character ⁡ (U+2061) (inputenc) not set up for use with LaTeX

Getting this error while trying to upload my paper to the Springer journal. But it builds fine on my system. Any help?
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! Package inputenc Error: Unicode character × (U+00D7)

$\ln{\frac{1}{×}}$ I try to write this code for ln(1/x) but it doesn't matter, I define some package for example \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} but it doesn't matter really. anyone can help me?
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Unicode error U+308

I keep getting the following error and I am not sure how to correct it. These are the packages I have loaded: \usepackage{graphicx, setspace} \usepackage{natbib} \usepackage{har2nat} \usepackage{...
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inputenc: Unicode character … not set up for use with LaTeX

Note: This question turns out to be based on a mistaken premise, and the ‘aha!’ that may come from it, if you think you may have a similar problem, is that the pdftex in TeXLive 2018 handles UTF-8/...
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Unknown Unicode character 128 = U+0080

I am working on my PhD thesis and have a huge file to compile. In the package file, I included the following package and commented chapter by chapter but still, I get this error. I'll appreciate if ...
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!package inputenc error unicode character ​(u+200a)

im currently writing my bachelors thesis and while inserting some cites and adding something to my bib file the above mentioned error occured. i tried to "fix" it by removing all the steps prior to ...
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LaTeX 2e's verbatim-environment and different input-encodings

The inputenc-package provides means for selecting an input-encoding for subsequent tex-input. If I understand correctly, the verbatim-environment as of the LaTeX 2ε-kernel does change ...
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Error: ! Package inputenc Error: Unicode char ⊘ (U+2298)(inputenc) not set up for use with LaTeX

I have got a Problem. I added the pages and editions in Mendeley for my literature (Right klick and "update Details"). After compiling, I got the error: ! Package inputenc Error: Unicode char ⊘ (U+...
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inputenc error on special character in bib file

references.bib: @Book{ref, author = {{\u c}}, title = {Title} } main.tex: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[backend=biber, style=alphabetic]{biblatex} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \...
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! Package inputenc Error: Unicode character � (U+FFFD) [duplicate]

When I compile a .tex file on a new computer, I got error message ! Package inputenc Error: Unicode character � (U+FFFD) (inputenc) not set up for use with LaTeX. I tried to ...
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Trouble with encoding latin1 with biblatex

I am having a little trouble with biblatex package. When I try to compile (with pdflatex) the following WARN message is being returned: Process started: biber.exe AuxDirectory/"example" INFO - This ...
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Package inputenc Error: Unicode character

I have installed a clean version of MacOs and also a new versione of MacTex. While compiling a tex file, i get the following error Package inputenc Error: Unicode character γ (U+3B3)(inputenc) not ...
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Error message with unknown character in UTF8

I have a problem regarding my .bib file and \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} After adding the literatur file \printbibliography to the main document I get this error message: I tried to plot a diagramm ...
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Characters ‘ and ’ not displayed after compiling latex code

I am trying to write the characters ‘ and ’ in latex. But there is void in the compiled pdf in the region where they are supposed to appear. Here is the sentence in my .tex : we map ‘ and ’ to ...
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How do you remove the Unicode character U+2B9 error?

Every time I try to compile and run my Latex document I get the following error: ! Package inputenc Error: Unicode character ʹ (U+2B9)(inputenc) not set up for use with LaTeX.See the inputenc package ...
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wrong encoding using knitr on bibentry

I'm trying to cite packages used following this code: https://stackoverflow.com/a/43888025/8146116 I change the bibentry style to latex but I get the warning: Warning: :0-4: Some input could not ...
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CP437 vs. Latin-1 for German comp.sci. books

Let's assume that you typeset a computer-science book in German. The book will later be adapted to Springer's svmono.cls (see LaTeX templates in https://www.springer.com/gp/authors-editors/book-...
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How do I display trigrams from the Unicode miscellaneous symbols block?

How to encode special unicode symbols as in here in latex?
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Texmaker. File not found when opening a journal .tex template. Problem with encoding

I am trying to compile this Latex template from Genome biology and evolution using Texmaker in a Macbook Pro: https://academic.oup.com/DocumentLibrary/GBE/GBE_TeX_template.zip However, when I try to ...
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Cyrillic encoding problem in a bad style template

I have encountered curious problem. I am playing with a paper manuscript. The journal has its own style for submission, say, bad_template.sty which I am trying for the template manuscript (both the ....
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LTSpice - PGF/TikZ

I am a newcomer to LaTeX and came across PGF/TikZ by chance. Currently I try to draw the function graphs f(x) in PGF/TikZ, but with no success. Can anyone help me to read the data file from LTSpice ...
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\H{u} and \H{o} do not appear in the lualatex output PDF

The following .tex source file has been working fine for me for decades using pdflatex: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{t1enc} \usepackage{lmodern} \def\...
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How to set the correct encoding in my editor?

How to see the block words. Please help me. All the letters are russian sentences.
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Encoding for open box character

Trying to include a source-file into my latex document using the listings package, i got problems with the open box character. Using, \usepackage{listings} \lstset{language=Python} \lstset{ numbers=...
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Ø is not understood in text, but only in my bib-file, and vice versa

Sorry for my confusing title. :) I'm a newbie, so please bear with me. I use \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} but in order to write Ø, I have to write \O{} in the text. ...
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Can't compile Japanese quotation marks made using Vim digraphs

Rather than using floor and ceiling, I'd rather use what I would consider a proper UTF-8 character for Japanese quotation marks. Not only is it more intuitive, but it looks better (or should). I can ...
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Trouble with special cyrillic extension sign (Ge with middle hook = U+0494)

The problem should be clear from the title. I have been trying to type this special character for a while. So far, anything failed. The weird this is: I can find this sign in kile right at "Cyrillic ...
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Can't execute jar from directory with umlaut

Okay so this is quite an exotic question and I am unsure whether it really fits on this page. But as it involves LaTeX I'll post it here. I have written a Java program that I am calling from inside ...
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How to use extended ASCII characters in the lstlisting environment?

When using extended ASCII characters inside the lstlisting environment, i.e. those corresponding to codes 191 - 197 (literally: ┐, └, ┴, ┬, ├, ─, ┼), latex produces the following error: Package ...
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Error “Unknown Unicode character” using unicode math symbols

When I use pdflatex to convert a file having unicode math symbols, it complains about that it is not found. How should I handle that? It seems to offer me a way to insert the character to a system ...
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File encoding for UTF8 arabic fonts

In my definition I have \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8, utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage[english, ngerman]{babel} % Sprache %\usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{newunicodechar} ...
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How do I prevent "s from turning into ß with babel?

I'm writing a German document and thus I need äÄöÖüÜß to work. However I don't use it this way: "a"A"o... I just type äÄö... My Problem is that "Test" s is displayed as "Testß Here is a MWE: % !...
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Problem with UTF-8 in Listings not beingsolved by standard answer

I'm using TeXstudio and pdfLaTeX. I'm trying to use the listings package to add some Matlab source code to my document. However, I'm having trouble with some portuguese letters used in the code (...
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How do I display Unicode characters with minted?

I use a minimal code example with Julia \documentclass{article} \usepackage[cache=false]{minted} \begin{document} \inputminted{julia}{polynomial_regression.jl} \end{document} on # Polynomial ...
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biber inputenc error

I'm having a strange error with biblatex using biber as a backengine. My minimal example is: \documentclass {scrreprt} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[german]{babel} \usepackage{lmodern} \...