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How do I make LaTeX understand Unicode characters ↔︎ and ↕︎

I understand that LaTeX has horrible Unicode support, and if I want Unicode I should be using XeTeX. And I have read Entering Unicode characters in LaTeX but it doesn't seem to do what I want. What I ...
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\newunicodechar fails for PRIME only

I'm using Beamer with the XeTeX backend and initially I got lots of warnings of the following form: [WARNING] Missing character: There is no ∙ in font [lmmono10-regular]:! So I went and added \...
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U+21B3 UTF8 character failure with \newunicodechar

the following % file testbismon.tex %% see https://github.com/bstarynk/bismon/ for more about Bismon \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,svgnames]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8x]{...
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Fallback for mathcal unicode characters in lualatex with proper height

Very few monospace fonts support unicode characters like U+1D4AA (Mathematical Script Capital O). I'm using DejaVu Sans Mono, and I'd like to define a fallback. Right now I have this: \documentclass{...
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Defining fallback fonts for entire Unicode ranges

Is it possible to automatically define fallbackfonts for specific Unicode ranges? I know there are packages to do this such as xeCJK for CJK fonts as in this answer But that's limited to those ...
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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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Using the unicode prime character outside math mode with unicode-math and newunicodechar

I am trying to use unicode-math, newunicodechar and LuaLaTeX/XeLaTeX to write my LaTeX code making use of unicode characters in the source text. This works fine, except for the prime character; if I ...
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Caron Accent \v{a} doesn't render without \usepackage{xeCJK}

I am encountering an odd problem. I want to create composite characters such as ǎ using the newunicodechar package. However, it only yields a result in combination with the xeCJK package. This code ...
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Unicode to CP 0 conversion in Winedit

I am writing a report in latex using Winedt 7.0 editor. The language of the write-up is in two languages, in English and in Chinese. For the English there is no problem and it compiles well. But when ...
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lost my smilies: it is worth the effort to make Unicode work?

I made some LyX Beamer slides with smiley faces and I found they do not survive the transition to utf-8. I've fiddled with this quite a bit. Right now, it appears that, at least for miscellaneous ...
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Unicode character error (inputenc package)

I'm trying to compile a file, but its returning an error about inputenc package. MVE: \documentclass[ 12pt, % tamanho da fonte a4paper, % tamanho do papel hidelinks, % esconder links english, % ...
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{newunicodechar} + \chapter{} produces two font-related warnings

I get 2 warnings when I compile the MWE. The warnings are: Warning 1: ./cuba.tex:13: Font shape `EU1/EversonMono(0)/bx/n' undefined(Font) using `EU1/EversonMono(0)/m/n' instead on input line 13.Font ...
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How to use \newunicodechar for a character combined with a diacritical mark?

I replace some commands with unicode characters to make my code more readable. Using \newunicodechar, it works fine with single unicode characters but fails with character combined with diacritics. ...
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Package newunicodechar Error: ASCII character requested

I've tried using the newunicode, but I've fallen on this problem: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{newunicodechar} \newunicodechar{Γ}{\ensuremath{\Gamma}} \...
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Add unicode character to document

I'm trying to enter two Unicode characters in my document. The first is 「 and the second is 」. However, none of the solutions I've seen thus far have been able to help me implement these two ...
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Generating underaccents for Romanized Tamil

ISO 15919 requires two Tamil letters, ற and ழ, to have lines below the letters like ṟ and ḻ in Romanized transliteration. I want to use Minion Pro for this document because it is used elsewhere but ...
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\usepackage{newunicodechar} loads but commands have no effect

Trying to use plaintext Unicode (UTF-8-encoded) symbols in a LaTeX source code. Made own definitions of the symbols in question, ASCII-only, just to prove the concept. \documentclass[12pt]{article} \...
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Replace brackets by Chinese brackets

We are typesetting a document in Chinese. We are using gb4e and bibtex and want all brackets (and ) to appear as Chinese brackets: ( and ). I already found Replace certain Unicode character with ...
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Redefine a symbol with \newunicodechar and pdflatex

EDIT: @egreg. but how do I change the single quote ›, for instance, I want this in the whole document, \newunicodechar{›}{\unskip\,›} except where, in a precise environment, it becomes \...
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Country flags unicode char

I am trying to define new unicode chars for country flags. Unfortunately flags are encoded using two regional indicator symbols according to the ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 two-letter country codes. So 🇩🇪 ...