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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Italic lowercase letter “a”

As you know there are two forms of lowercase letter A: 'a' and 'ɑ'. I am writing a linguistics article and use IPA where the two characters denote different things. There are cases where I want to ...
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\href italic font for external links

I'm trying to make a document (using lualatex) with internal and external links, using the xcolor and hyperref packages. I want my link setup like this: no boxes around links (underlined in a defined ...
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How to typeset upright ħ?

As described in this answer, constants should be typeset upright, not in italics. However the symbol for reduced Planck's constant (, \hbar) is in italics by default. This is especially obvious when ...
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Uppercase Greek letters are forced to be italic in svjour3 class [duplicate]

I'm using the svjour3 class to write journal article in Springer. But I found there is one weird feature: The math are forced to be italic. For example, with code \RequirePackage{fix-cm} \...
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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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Editing a script in cursive format

Good morning, everybody, Well, I'm a beginner and it's really hard to find what I'm looking for. Please let me know if anyone knows how to modify the script below that would allow me to write the ...
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Italic a Persian word in Xelatex using overleaf

I'm trying to write a word in italic in Xelatex using overleaf. But \textit doesn't work for persian words unless I upload a font. When I do so I can only upload .ttf files and by uploading the ...
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Output Acronyms Fullname in Text Italic but in Acronyms Glossary Normal

I am using \begin{acronym}[PHEV] \acro{PHEV}{\emph{Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle}} ... \end{acronym} in an extra tex file for my declarations of Acronyms. I use \emph or \textit to have the ...
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\textit sets text to slanted

I'm having some problems with equations in my bachelor thesis. I want to have the equation numbered and underneath in the same style written what the Letters stand for. So this is what i came up with: ...
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Loading fontenc T1 removes emphasis from journal titles in references

I have to work with APA standards (I am using apacite) and write text in Spanish (need á é í ó ú). For some reason, if I use \usepackage[OT1]{fontenc} not even typing \'a will get me an á, but I get ...
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Italic correction fails when putting \textit into a custom command [duplicate]

I am currently writing my PhD thesis (genetics) and I encountered the following problem: The text contains a lot of gene names (italic) with mutations indicated as superscripts. So, rather than typing ...
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Why are inline math symbols shifted left when used inside italic text?

If you are familiar with amsthm, you probably know that the default font for theorems is italic. If you put inline math into a theorem (or more generally, inside italic text), it gets somehow shifted ...
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Problem with bold and italic arial font in title and sections?

I'm writing my maturity paper with LaTeX and I have the two following problems: One word in the title needs to be italic. I've tried \textit{} but it won't work. As soon as I changed the font to ...
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Use Bahnschrift font with XeLaTeX

I'm looking to write a document with Bahnschrift, Microsoft's implementation of DIN 1451 font standard. So I made the code to see if I can have bold and italic font. % !TEX program = xelatex % !TEX ...
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How can I change the default math-mode 'f' in the cochineal package?

I think the font provided by the cochineal package is excellent, and I want to write documents using it, so I use the following in my preamble: \usepackage[osf, p]{cochineal} \usepackage[cochineal]{...
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Why is cmss/m/it silently replaced by cmss/m/sl with T1, but warns with OT1?

This is my MWE: % \RequirePackage{fix-cm} \documentclass{article} % \usepackage{lmodern} % \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} % \usepackage[OT1]{fontenc} \begin{document} \sffamily\textit{Hi!} \sffamily\...
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Issue on bibliography - non italic publisher after using Polyglossia

I am using Polyglossia as \usepackage{polyglossia} \setdefaultlanguage{english} \newfontfamily\englishfont{Computer Modern} %{Latin Modern Roman} \setotherlanguage{sanskrit} \setmainfont[Script=...
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Achieving better kerning in text mode italics

In the font I'm using to set italics, the apostrophe / right single quote is outputting poorly kerned: The kerning of the first apostrophe in 'n' and the apostrophes in they've and they're is ...
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cmbright not allowing bold and italic

I'm using the cmbright package to make the entire document (including maths) a sans-serif (as serif fonts are generally less dyslexic-friendly). However, the document won't let me use a bold and ...
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Italic symbols in circuitikz

is there a way to make R_M and U_q italic in circuitikz? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} %\usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{float} \usepackage{amssymb,...
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How can i undo my whole text being in italic in latex?

In Latex I have a simple formula and describe its variables underneath: \[ P_{ij} = \begin{cases} 1, & \text{if } \indent R_{ij} - O_{ij}\indent< 0\\ 0, &...
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Non-italic text when using subscripts [duplicate]

I would like to use subscripts in text and display it non-italic. When using the $_{} the text is rendered italic. Can I change that behavior? How to achieve that (preferably as a default in ...
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use \textit{} for Italic letters in acronym package

I'm writing an article in which I need to use species name E. coli. My problem is, that "E. coli" is both, an abbreviation and a species name, which should be in italic letters. Is there a way to use ...
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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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