Questions tagged [oldstylenums]

"Old Style Numbers" are numerals typeset with varying heights in a fashion that resembles a typical line of running text.

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Lining numbers for footnotes

Referring to this thread: OldStyle Numbers in Body Text Only—Lining Numbers Otherwisem how can I instruct LuaLatex to use lining numbers for \textsuperscript and footnote markers if my font use by ...
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Uppercase numbers in section headers - classicthesis

How can I force an uppercase number in the subsection header of classicthesis? As oldstyle numbers are used through classicthesis, this causes a problem for headers where abbreviations containing ...
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siunitx and XeLaTeX with OldStyle in text, but Lining in math

The attached example (not really an MWE) explains the problem better than I probably can here: % !TeX program = xelatex \documentclass{scrreprt} \usepackage{siunitx} \sisetup{% % detect-...
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Currvita: cirillic and old style figures + right align item labels

I have this document with currvita package: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[russian]{babel} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{...
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Why do numbers in a table appear as oldstyle figures when using Palatino/Euler Math?

I'm using the Palatino font in combination with Euler Math. In most cases, digits in math mode appear as standard lined figures. However, in tables, they appear as oldstyle figures. Here's an ...
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How to get 'alternate 1' using XCharter with Luatex?

I am interested in using the XCharter font with oldstyle numerals and its 'alternate 1'. Using pdftex, this is simply achieved as \documentclass{article} \usepackage[osf]{XCharter} \usepackage[T1]{...
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Typesetting abbreviations in large small caps with numbers

I have trouble displaying an abbreviation nicely. Removing largesmallcaps is a small improvement, but looks really bad in full document. I want normal numbers in the rest of the document. How can I ...
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Mathpazo old style numbers in text, but lining figures in tables, captions or section headings

My question is very similar to lining figures in tables and math, old style figures in text, except I am using the mathpazo font. I would like to use text figures in the body (through usepackage[osf]{...
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Use oldstyle numbers for page numbers only, with KOMA-script

I'm using newtxtext/newpxtext together with scrbook and I'd like to use oldstyle numbers only for page numbers, but also for page numbers in the toc. The former package offers the macro \useosf, ...
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Changing font for numbers in entire document

Salam, I would like to ask an advice whether its possible to change font for numbers in the document. In essence, I have prepared a manuscript of a book (some 200 pages). I am using OldStandard font, ...
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Old style figures in math with newpxmath

I am using the packages newpxtext and newpxmath (both from newpx) with the option \useosf to get old style figures together with Palatino. However, I have searched in vain for a way of getting old ...
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Typeset dots around numbers (old typography)

I am trying to typeset some old book in which I notice that all numbers are surrounded with 1 dot (except if it's first in a line in which case there is no dot before or last in a line in which case ...
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Lining figures in sidenote marks

I would like my sidenote marks to be lining figures, not old-style figures. I have defined a new font family with lining figures, but how do I get this into the definition of the sidenote marks? \...
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Babel discarding lining figures?

I am using Baskervaldx’s Baskerville for main text with osf option and Newtx’s Times for math with baskervaldx option. When pdflatex compiles without babel enabled, text figures are oldstyle and math ...
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Fontspec: Old-style numbers and fonts

I am trying to use old-style numbers in my LuaLaTeX document. My main font is "Cambria", which I do not want to change. As you can see in this picture (line 2) there is a change in font. I do not ...
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Numbering theorems with old style numbers, considering appendices

I'm currently writing a document in which I have theorems both in the main chapters and in the appendices. The theorems in the main chapters are numbered 1.1, 1.2, 2.1 and so on, and the ones in the ...
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Monospaced lining figures in tables, proportional lining or oldstyle figures in math, tikz pictures, or normal text

I am trying to set a text where monospaced lining figures are used within tables (tabulars, longtable etc.), proportional lining figures in tikz pictures and math environments, as well as proportional ...
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My numbers appear as old style numbers in cursive mode

How can I change from old style numbers to normal looking numbers when using cursive modes such as \emph ? My problem occurs when I try to make a reference using the style=chem-acs package, because ...
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Copy/search of old style numbers with kpfonts

I have old style figures enabled globally with kpfonts. However, numbers are represented as special unicode characters from the point of view of copy-paste or search. I would like them to function as ...
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TOC with monospaced oldstyle numbers

I'm using oldstyle numbers in my thesis and noticed that the pagenumbers in the table of contents are not providing a straight left line. The following image shows this behaviour for the numbers from ...
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What is happening with my fonts? [duplicate]

I can't quite install the fonts properly and check the log files, nor can I identify if the font is loading properly. That is, I want to choose the typography but can't notice minor differences ...
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Changing \leftmark number to \oldstylenums in memoir

Referring to the image below, I am trying to change the number '1' on the \leftmark header to \oldstylenums number format. Can anyone help? Here is my MWE: \documentclass[12pt,twoside,openright]{...
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Temporary use lining (new style) numbers when default is oldstyle numbers?

I'd like to use oldstylenums by default. Now I do it with package kpfonts. But sometimes I need to use lining numbers here and there, for example with capital letter stuff, like ISO 9000. Is there an ...
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Is there a way to use baskervald font and old style numbers for whole document?

Is there a way to use baskervald for text and old style numbers by default? I want to avoid customizing each number set. Also I want to have text with proper typography. I have a complete text of 138 ...
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Changing font of numbers (Importing from a different font)

I want to use \usepackage[sfdefault]{merriweather}, but without the oldstyle numbers. I wanted to change the font of Sans Serif numbers to Helvetica, Epigrafica, ..., so I can use lining numbers. ...
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Chapters and sections without oldstyle numbers

I want to use \usepackage[sfdefault]{merriweather}, but without the oldstyle numbers. So, I wanted to change the font for numbers on the sections and chapters or use a similar font (Helvetica, maybe?)....
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Oldstyle numbers in body text computer modern

Is there any way to make all numbers written outside of math mode be rendered oldstyle while still using the Computer Modern font? I'm pretty partial to both, and also to not writing \oldstylenum ...
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Sans serif old-style numerals?

is it possible to get old-style numerals as sans serif? \oldstylenums is with serifs only as far as I see. Or do I need an additional font? (if yes, which one would be suggested?) Cheers and thanks, ...
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OldStyle numbers, the Fira Sans font and the siunitx package: incorrect % symbol

I am working on a document where I regularly use percentages. For that I'd like to use the siunitx package so that I can write \SI{56}{\%}. I also prefer to use OldStyle (or Lining) numbers. Currently ...
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Can't get oldstyle figures in url with lualatex

The following works with xelatex: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{url} \urlstyle{same} \usepackage{fontspec} \setmainfont{Libertine Serif}[Numbers = {OldStyle, Proportional}] \begin{...
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Substitute a character by another one (Lualatex)

The lowercase figures of Adobe Garamond Pro are very nice, but the 1 can be confusing: Is this 11 (as it should be) or 2 in Roman? I would like to replace automatically this lowercase 1 with another ...
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Align decimal point & proportional font

I have found a couple of solutions how to align row of numbers in table environments for example here and here. From a philosophical point of view can I use these solutions with proportional fonts ? ...
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Change \item font in beamer's enumerate environment

Below I'm using oldstyle numbers in the document, but I've defined a new font with lining numbers to use in enumerated lists: \documentclass{article} %\documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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Set Antykwa Torunska to use Old Style Numbers in body text, instead of just small caps

Is there a way to get Antykwa Torunska to use its old style numbers character set by default in body text, rather then just with small caps? I imagine there is, but the documentation is rather ...
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Use monospaced numbers in gb4e's example number, but proportional elsewhere

I'm using proportional numbers in my document. But in gb4e's example numbers, I would like to have monospaced numbers, so that the width of the example parenthesis remains the same throughout my ...
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How to make “old-style” the default for numerals?

I want to be able to use the \oldstylenums{} command as a default way for display my numbers, but only outside of math mode. Is this possible to do? I know some fonts come with this numbering system, ...
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Oldstyle Numbers in Numbering of Chapters, Figures and Tables

I am using pdflatex with libertineas my main font. For the numbering of my pages, chapters, my figures and tables (and only of these), I would like to use oldstyle numerals. Any suggestions on how to ...
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Contextual mix of lining and old-style numbers

I am developing a class that fits the needs of both academics and non-academics; the latter often need to write highly legible numbers that are not math (they will be prices, reference numbers, dates, ...
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Digits from an other font

In a book that I'm currentlry rewriting they use special digits for numbers. Although I searched for this shape in Tex Font Catalogue I didn't find exactly matching shape of digits. The only thing ...
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Old Style Fonts not applied to whole document

The old style font is not applied to the whole document. Whats the issue there? The MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{siunitx} \usepackage[osf]{libertine} \begin{document} 92\si{\percent}\par $...
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How do I get lining figures when using Latin modern with the cfr-lm package?

When using the cfr-lm package with the Latin modern font (lmodern package) I get text figures as standard. This is good, but sometimes I want to explicitly use lining figures. How can this be achieved?...
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Does cfr-lm have any other side-effects besides changing to old style numbers?

I am currently using the following: \documentclass[12pt,extrafontsizes]{memoir} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \begin{document} I have 1,233,345.6 cats. \end{document} I want ...
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Using oldstyle numbers in XeLaTeX math mode for ONLY inline math

Is there any way to use OldStyle numbers for text and inline math only, while using Lining in the align and equation environments? Ideally via mathspec, but I'm open to other solutions.
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Fontspec, open type fonts, and lining figures

So here is the problem I have: I am using fontspec and a number of my fonts have lining figure only in the small caps font. So my question is how can I tell XeLaTeX that when it comes to numbers (...
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lining vs oldstyle figures, with the Berenis font from Arkandis and fontaxes

I've just started trying to use the Berenis font with the fontaxes package and am getting the following warning messages: Package fontaxes Warning: I don't know how to decode (fontaxes) ...
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Selective lining figures with KPFonts

I'm writing a document that uses OSF with KPFonts. However, they look a bit awkward within tables. Is there a way of switching to lining figures locally with KPFonts?
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OldStyle Numbers in Body Text Only—Lining Numbers Otherwise

My main font numbers are set to OldStyle. How can I set Lining numbers for: Titles (chapter, section, subsection, &c...), Beginning of enumeration, Page number, and Footnote numbers (but not ...
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Lining *and* oldstyle figures in maths

Here is my problem: I would like, as in some old maths books, use oldstyle figures as coefficients in math formulae – say in display- and textstyle, but lining figures for indices and exponents – say ...
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Special formatting for section numbers

In these Mathematical Writing notes prepared by Knuth et al. (worth checking out the first few pages if you write technical articles), they use a certain typography for Section numbers. Aside from the ...
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Use lining figures in TOC, old style figures in text with mathpazo

I use the mathpazo package with the osf option to get the Palatino font with old style figures. However, i want lining figures on the title page and in the table of contents. I have already found a ...