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How do I localize enumeration in Bengali?

In English, enumeration happens automatically, but it does not work in Bengali. How do I localize the enumeration for Bengali? \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{enumerate} \usepackage[...
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Pandoc Markdown Citation character disappers when using german locale

I tried to generate a pdf using pandoc (v2.9.2.1 on MacOS) including citation. Example Markdown Code to reproduce: Test [vgl. @Buchholz2016 S. 8] Command to compile was pandoc --filter pandoc-...
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Why does TeX/LaTeX not have hyphenation patterns for more language variants? [closed]

The page at http://tug.org/tex-hyphen/#languages lists the "languages" for which hyphenation patterns are available (as the package hyph-utf8). I would have expected more. For example, Some other ...
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How to declare locale specific unit with siunitx?

I am writing a multi-language document in latex. I am using siunitx package in conjonction with babel to handle every numerical and units related numeric values. My goal was to declare a new unit (...
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Trouble with stacked consonants (Burmese script)

I'm having trouble getting certain stacked consonants to render properly in the output - they show up in the Texworks editor just fine, MS Word can show them, along with any other engine capable of ...
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How to use locale numbering / custom numbering for Burmese?

I'm trying to use Burmese numbers (၁၂၃၄၅၆၇၈၉) in my document, but I'm having a rough time of it. I found a possible solution here, though it's quite a bit of work, and I'm not sure if there isn't a ...
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How do I change the spellcheck language of Texmaker to US English?

I've installed Texmaker (via MacTeX using Homebrew) and noticed that the spell checker has been set to British English. Thus is marks "color" as a misspelling and suggests "colour" as an alternative. ...
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Change biblatex short date format

I'm writing my document in British English, but live in the Netherlands. In the Netherlands, the short date format is dd-mm-yyyy, as opposed to the British dd/mm/yyyy. How can I get biblatex to use ...
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Localized glyphs (locl) have unicode value U+FFFD (�)

Originally this seemed to me like a font issue, as there was no equivalent problem with other fonts, as indicated by this good MWE: Copied text from good PDF EBGaramond12-Italic.otf: [ - ] бгдпт [...
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LuaTex setting locale

My Memoir section titles contain French accented characters and some suit symbols (e.g. \Ts). The former can be used directly in PDF bookmarks but I haven't found any reliable way of replacing the ...
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How to get the datetime2 package to display dates in South African format: “1 April 2018”

By default Latex formats the date as mmm d, yyyy, i.e. in the nonsensical middle endian format. I would like to display it as d Mmm yyyy, e.g. 1 April 2018. I've gone through the datetime2 ...
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How to set language locale for pandoc citeproc in the command line

Please let me know to add French to the following argument in the command line, so that strings in English such as in, available at are translated. The argument '-V lang=fr-FR' doesn't change the ...
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Get client locale using latex

I want to detect client locale using Latex. I have this code: \apiurl{https://wpf.test.com/<locale>/wpf} But the output is: https://wpf.test.com/¡locale¿/wpf It should be https://wpf.test....
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Enumerate - Don't use localized alphabet

I have an enumerate environment defined as: \begin{enumerate}[\hspace{0.5cm} a)] \item blablabla \end{enumerate} And as intended it enumerates using letters. But, since my document is in spanish,...
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Modify bibliography entries to add space-saving hyperlinks to website and local pdf file

We have worked on a research proposal and planned to submit also a flash drive with a pdf of the proposal and all our referenced papers as local copies. We asked our self, if it is possible to link ...
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How can I made siunitx not ignore more localisation?

It seem's that I'm doing something wrong for localizing siunitx. What could it please be? Here is the code: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,german]{article} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage{...
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Use locale for specific number instances

I am trying to display some numbers using a locale that formats them with dots as thousands separator and commas as decimal separators: 19.003,41. Accordingly to this answer it can be done with babel,...
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Which translation programs work well with LaTeX?

I have to manage the translation of existing Word documents with a translation agency. I want to have them work with LaTeX and I want to convert the Word documents into LaTeX format for better diffing....