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Questions tagged [italic]

{italic} is specifically about making document elements italic (or removing this font attribute). For questions about {italic-correction}, use the tag of the same name. For general questions about formatting document elements, use {formatting} instead.

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Using slanted text (slshape) with newpxtext and tgpagella like with mathpazo (Palatino font packages)

When I use the mathpazo package (Palatino font), the font shapes generated by using the \textit and \textsl commands (or alternatively the \itshape and \slshape commands) look different as intended: ...
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How to write italic capital I / iota? [duplicate]

I'm trying to write I in the following style: How do I do this?
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How to make Italic font of heading text?

I have used \renewcommand{\chaptermark}[1]{% \markboth{#1}{}} to show heading information. I need to make text font in Italic. Please tell me how can i achive that.
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Math equation in non italic font

I am trying to write the following $T_E$ but it appears in italic font. I tried also $\text{T_E}$ but LaTeX gives me error.
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Change journaltitle to italics in \fullcite

In a document I want to cite a publication with all authors and all text in italics prior to the start of a section. The italics is necessary to visually set it apart from the rest of the text. I put ...
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Changing Enclosure Line to Italics in Letter

I am using the letter documentclass to write a cover letter, and want to use the encl line. I have the following test case: \documentclass{letter} \signature{First Last} \address{Source address} \...
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How to display commas in italics after journal and volume number with apacite bibliography style?

In APA6 style, commas after the journal name and after the volume number (if there is no issue number) should be italicized in reference list. However, the basic apacite package do not take care of ...
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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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Using \equiv causes my font to become italicized and doesn't allow spacing [duplicate]

I am trying to write a logic equation with symbols and when I use \equiv everything afterwards is italics and does not allow spacing, even if I go to a new line. Example: p \to q \equiv \lnot q \to ...
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Chktex complains about “no italic correction found”, how to fix this?

I use the following code for custom theorems, as I like slanted text in thereoms better than italicized, using amsthm. \newtheoremstyle{thm-sl} {}{} {\slshape} % slanted text instead of italicized {}...
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For Italicization, which command in LaTeX has turn-on behavior only?

Toggle, Turn-on, and Turn-off There are three types of behavior: TOGGLE Behavior if italics were ON, turn italics OFF if italics were OFF turn italics ON TURN ON Behavior If already on,...
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All text appearing in italics in PDF output [closed]

Suddenly, all my text that should be normal text form is appearing as italics text in my PDF. How to resolve this issue. Thanks in advance.
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Embrac package and enumerate

In using the embrac package to make parentheses appear upright in \emph evironments, I noticed that it did work in most cases, but not in an enumerate environment that appeared in a theorem (where ...
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Is there a difference between writing a character italic or in math mode?

Generally after writing some equations in the equation environment you explain the different letters in it in some text after. I generally put those letter in $x$ to obtain the same formatting as in ...
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\textit generates different shape from primary italic font

It's said that \textit will select an italic font, instead of doing some geographical change to the font. This means it will generate exactly the same thing as using italic font directly. However, I ...
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Make commas not italicized inside a macro using textit

I'm trying to set up a shortcut for writing semantic types. These are usually written inside $\langle$ and $\rangle$ delimiters, with italicized letters standing for each type and commas separating ...
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Italics in theorem environment only for text but not for equations

I have got the following problem, I would like to keep the text in italics in my theorems but to not allow for italics in the equations (math mode, align, equation environments etc.) inside the ...
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How to modify single (ranges of) characters within a custom environment?

I am a historical linguist working with Hittite and Luwian texts, which have been transmitted to us in the cuneiform script. When citing words from these languages in articles etc., we usually do not ...
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Unable to use \texit in \caption

I am trying to italicize species names in a caption: \caption{The results of recoding \textit{A. victoria} towards the $2$-mer frequency distribution of the highly expressed genes of \textit{E. coli}....
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Is there a way to not italicize a word in a \textit{} expression?

I would like to have a sentence like this: In the Smith case, the Supreme Court held... where the entire sentence is in italics except for "Smith" since it is the short name of a case. (You can ...
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How to italicize enumeration in task environment

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tasks} \begin{document} \begin{tasks}[label-format=\itshape](4) \task Ex. 1 \task Ex. 2 \task Ex. 3 \task Ex. 4 \end{...
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\textit causing problems when used with enumerate

I use enumerate for making a list. The first sentence of an item should be italic. Unfortunately the first capital letter (item b) and c)) looks wrong. It looks as if it is indented. Has anyone a ...
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non-italic font for equation when we use “Subscript”?

I read this answer about non-italic font for equation, however, it does not work when we use Subscript in our equation: \begin{equation} \mbox{$ abc_{d} $} \end{equation} Is there a solution to ...
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Error when using \overline inside \emph

I'm writing a paper in Kile, which uses LaTeX. I need to have an italicized character with a line over it. The code I'm currently using is: $\emph{uuds\overline{s}}$ I'm getting this error: ...
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double subscript error while compiling in italics mode

I am a beginner in latex. I am getting double subscript error while compiling the eqn below. pls help \textit{$[S_e]_e_=_1^N$}
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Italics using siunitx

I have been using \textit for italic text in my work and also used \SI for numbers with units using the siunitx package. There is now an instance where I want the number and unit to be in italics, so ...
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How to tell csquotes to italicize quotes in blockquote?

I am using csquotes for adding quotations in my thesis and I need to italicize (make cursive) both the in-text quotes (short quotes) and the paragraph quotes (long quotes separated into indented ...
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non-italic capital greek letters

I am using svjour3 class to draft my manuscript and have many \usepackage in it. The capital greek letters are rendered italic in the output. svjour3 could be obtained from journal website Following ...
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Headers in my article have italic instead of normal font, when there is a \newpage inside a theorem enviroment [duplicate]

Like you suggest, i fix the minimum working example. When i use the package polyglossia, the Headers/Footers are in Italic for the page that contains the first half theorem. \documentclass{article}%%%...
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Comma should come in italic font inside equations

My tags are as follow: \documentclass{book} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{txfonts} \begin{document} Test \quad $a,b$\quad \textit{a, b}\quad a, b \end{document} In this, I need to get the ...
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How to make double-struck capital letters italic (e.g. U+1D53C)?

In Word I am able to include the unicode symbol U+1D53C (write number and press Alt+C) and assign italic formatting: How do I get the same result in latex? I tried a) \mathit{\mathbb{E}} b) ...
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How do I make all my quotes italics?

I have a lot of quotes in my document and I have decided to make them all italic. So for each quote, I would have to go through and change "Hello" to \textit{"Hello"}. Is there a quick way to do this ...
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How to globally ensure siunitx units are upright using a math font?

I am using mtpro2 as the math font in my document (exam class). When I type a quantity using the siunitx package, it displays the unit using italics. I do not want this; instead, I want the units to ...
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How do I get italic sans-serif in math mode?

I have a paper in which I originally used mathit, bold mathit, mathcal and bold mathcal to distinguish various types of entities. Reviewing the paper on-screen it appears that \mathit{C} and \mathcal{...
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Put non-italic characters in equation

I am writing an equation, and I want some of the characters to not be italicized. All the other questions similar to this seem to be about globally changing italicizing in equations, but I just have 2 ...
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Cyrillic font: Cursiva and single Guillemets

I am currently preparing a paper, which makes heavy use of Cyrillic fonts in footnotes. Now I encountered two problems: First, the actual font doesn't make use of Italics, although – as Microsoft ...
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Numbering with non-italic [duplicate]

In the theorem environment, I use \begin{enumerate}[(i)] to list some properties. This makes the numbering italic but I want them to be regular font. Is there any way to do this?
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How to get one italic Greek letter in math mode when using the upright option with Fourier?

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[upright]{fourier} \begin{document} As $\rho\rightarrow1,000$, we all die. \textit{As $\mathit{\rho\rightarrow1,000}$, we all ...
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How to undo bold and italic text in braces?

Is there a command to nullify, override or cancel any font style in the text in braces? Something like: \nullifystyle{sample text: \textit{this should be not italic} and \textbf{this should be not ...
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Aligning \overline to “italics” font but starting with upshape

I want to write an X with a bar on top. The X should be upright, but in headings it should be italics. The bar should be in the correct position. So my question is a variant of Aligning \overline to &...
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The following file has two different outputs in xelatex and PDFlatex. why?

My file is: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \begin{document} \begin{quote}\renewcommand*\rmdefault{ppl}\normalfont\itshape This text with xelatex should be italic. Is it Italic? \end{quote} \end{...
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Make mark in ctable non italic

Ctable prints the footnote marks in italic font, like in the following example. How would it be possible to print them in a regular font (both in the table and in the footnote section)? \ctable[ ...
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\mitGamma not rendering italic

I am rendering small formulae generated from MathML using unicode-math. I just noticed that we produce \Gamma where actually want italics, so I changed that to \mitGamma (unimath-symbols.pdf Page 87)...
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Why does XeTeX load bold italic instead italic?

\font\test="IRXLotus/I" at 20pt \test This is a test \bye uses bold italic instead italic. what is the problem? The font can be downloaded from here.
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Hyperref not playing nice with defined commands?

I want to use the hyperref package, for the purposes of hyperlinking citations and figures within my document. However when I just add hyperref to my preamble something strange happens. I have a few ...
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ModernCV: get rid of italic in `\cventry

in this document i'd like to deactivate the italics in \cventry. %% start of file `template.tex'. %% Copyright 2006-2015 Xavier Danaux (xdanaux@gmail.com). % % This work may be distributed and/or ...
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How to produce bold italic text in plain TeX

If I try {\bf\it text}, it will be only italic, i.e., the \it overrides the \bf. Similarly, it'll be only bold if I try {\it\bf text} How do I get text that is both bold and italic? I looked for a ...
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How to reset a macro every section? e.g. Macro that italizes a specie names

I was looking for a macro that create automatically the italic name of species. I found this great answer. Unfortunately, I have to write the complete form every document section. What I have to add ...
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How to make \texttt in \itshaped sidepar look like \texttt in main text

I have side paragraphs in italics and I am using typewriter fonts in the main text to refer to code elements. I want to use the same font in my side paragraphs because it should be clear that it is ...
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Table text vs list text

I would like to have the description of the table (and also figure) in italic, but not the list of tables in italic. If I choose to have the description in italic the list also turns italic. How to i ...