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Why does textcomp not load the glyph from my font but replaces it?

I converted a font some time ago and now there is an update to this font. As the new font files are provided by a different company, there are slight differences, especially with symbols. However I ...
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Package textcomp Error: Symbol \textlangle not provided by [\textlangle]

In my thesis, I cite many orthographic forms in angular brackets. Until now, I had just been typing angular brackets and an explicit whitespace after (<word>), but I would like to switch to some ...
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Textcomp Package Overriding Gensymb for Degree Symbol

Consider the code \documentclass{book} \usepackage{amsthm,latexsym,amssymb,amsmath,verbatim} \usepackage{gensymb} %\usepackage{textcomp} \begin{document} \Huge \noindent 45$\degree$ \\ 45$^\circ$\\ %...
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How to insert a vertically centered tilde into a URL?

I need to insert a vertically centered tilde into a URL in text mode (not inside the \url or \href commands). I've tried the solution proposed here but I can't get it to work. Any ideas? Here is my ...
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How to -- properly -- underline the ordinal masculine and feminine?

There are languages, Portuguese being one of them, where the ordinals (masculine and feminine) are always supposed to be underlined. About half of fonts do not provide underlined-ordinals, leaving up ...
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How to show \textnaira in the document?

Why \textnaira doesn't appear in the document? \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,oneside]{book} \usepackage[left=3cm,right=2cm,top=2cm,bottom=2cm]{geometry} \usepackage{textcomp} \begin{document} $\...
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Setting \familydefault as \sfdefault is causing the arrow character → to throw Package textcomp Error: Symbol \textrightarrow not provided

Minimal example: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,english]{abntex2} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[full]{textcomp} \usepackage{mathcomp} \usepackage{helvet} \renewcommand{\familydefault}{\...
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Why do lmodern and textcomp inhibit display style? [duplicate]

MWE 1 The following MWE is doing what I want: \documentclass[b4paper,14pt,english,twoside]{memoir} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} % For French accents \usepackage[T1]{fontenc}...
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angular brackets (textlangle) in table with siunitx

I want to use angular brackets as produced by \textlangle and \textrangle from the textcomp package in a table. I am using siunitx to handle digits, alignment, and so on, but I get an unnecessary ...
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babel + textcomp + redefining \LaTeX

I see this with TeXLive 2018, which includes version 3.26 of babel.sty (2018/10/16 3.26"). I think this works with some earlier versions of babel.sty, but I'm not sure where the cutoff is. \...
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Can't have italics in math mode and serif in text at the same time

I am working with the following and I get very nice text serif fonts, which I want to keep, but I also get these fonts in math mode, which means math text doesn't show up in italics, as I want it to. ...
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Create alternative \textdiscount

My purpose is to create \textdiscount using / and \cdot or .(dot). Can you help me? ====================================== After from Christian Hupfer's Solution
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How to display a 'not tilde' character [duplicate]

This doesn't seem to work: \usepackage{textcomp} \newcommand{\TextTilde}{\raisebox{0.5ex}{\texttildelow}} f(n) \not\TextTidle g(n) It displays the slash before the tilde. Is there any way I can get ...
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Error using \textohm in a Memoir LaTeX book

This is the error: ./LibroOrange.tex:3961: Package textcomp Error: Symbol \textohm not provided by (textcomp) font family bch in TS1 encoding. (textcomp) Default family ...
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What the option full is doing on [full]{textcomp}?

Looking over the package textcomp source code, I cannot find any option declared with the name full. Why and what is this full doing? http://www.cs.cmu.edu/afs/cs/misc/tex/common/teTeX-1.0/lib/texmf/...
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How to use upright pound signs with lmodern and textcomp

I would like to use an upright pound sign, however, due to the packages I am using, it has been replaced with a curly variant which is less in-keeping with the surrounding text. Ideal: Current ...
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Difference between `\textthing` and `$\thing$`?

The textcomp package provides a lot of symbols for text mode that are also available in math mode. Is there a difference whether I write \textrightarrow or $\rightarrow$?
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arev + textcomp: \textmu

% varwidth --> https://tex.stackexchange.com/questions/178539 \documentclass[border=2mm,varwidth]{standalone} % avec --> https://tex.stackexchange.com/questions/359530 \usepackage{arev} \...
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Unable to get the "per thousand" symbol printed

I am using PcTeX and in a document with the following preamble \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage{textcomp} I've tried to use the \textperthousand command. When I do the typesetting I get the ...
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Using textcomp currency symbols in siunitx column gives compilation error

I have the following code: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{siunitx} \usepackage{tabu} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{textcomp} \begin{document} \begin{tabu}{rS} US & \$5.00\\ CAN &...
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Superscript symbols with textcomp

I'm using babel [main=frenchb] to write my thesis and in some cases I need a star sign in superscript. With the textcomp package I have no problem to get the star sign, but when I use the normal ...
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Combining degree and \textsubscript

Is it possible to combine \textsubscript and the \degree fonction from gensymb to get the subscript perfectly underneath the degree sign ? Here is the MWE: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{report} \...
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package "charter" and "siunitx" problem with \textohm

Consider the following MNWE: \documentclass{article} %%% start code I can't touch \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{charter} % Serif: Bitstream ...
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Error compiling code matlab in latex [closed]

good morning, someone help me? MWE: \documentclass[preview]{standalone} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \usepackage{latexsym,amsmath,amssymb,amsfonts} %-...
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kpfonts changes appereance of textcomp symbols

I'm using the genealogic symbols \textborn and \textdied from the textcomp package together with the kpfonts. Unfortunately kpfonts loads textcomp with the [full] option (unless someone specifies ...
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TeX Gyre Pagella degree symbol in math mode?

The textcomp package provides access to the degree symbol in text mode. If I'm understanding it correctly, the mathcomp package purports to provide access to the same in math mode via the \tcdegree ...
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Set a specific character to a certain font

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{textcomp} \usepackage{helvet} \begin{document} \textcolonmonetary % this character can be printed if i remove the helvet pacakge \end{document} If I use \...
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Symbols for poetic meter (textcomp glyphs disappear with some font packages)

I need certain symbols for describing poetic meter, which texdoc symbols tells me are provided by the textcomp package. The symbols do appear with the default Computer Modern (loading no font package)...
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Z Schema and page limits

I have a document with a Z Schema which is longer than a page and some often predicates are also quite long. I find that my compiled document loses the lower area of the schema at the end of the page. ...
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How can I get straight double quotes in listings?

My question is related to the following two How to have straight single quotes in lstlistings In the minted package, how do I enforce straight single quotes? but I'm specifically asking about double-...
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Redefine output for a specific TS1 code point (=glyph?)

By now I know how to make \textminus in tex4ht work, but this does not seem to be enough to display a proper minus with the \num macro of siunitx. Joseph Wright provided a workaround, but I'd like to ...
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\textminus in tex4ht

Is there a way to make tex4ht aware of the \textminus command? \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{textcomp} \pagestyle{empty} \begin{document} \textminus 5 \end{document} works as expected with ...
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\usepackage{lmodern} changes textcomp's \textbullet and \textopenbullet in a beamer file

I use \textbullet and \textopenbullet (from textcomp package) in a beamer file. It gives just what I expect: However, when I add the lmodern package in the preamble (to avoid font warnings and ...
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\textmu doesn't work with newtxtext

I've read that the newtxtext and newtxmath packages are preferable to times, txfonts and mathptmx, at least for use with pdfTeX. I'm in the process of writing a paper where some measurements are ...
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Am I using textcomp correctly?

In a previous question of mine I was told to use the textcomp package if I wanted Old Style Numbers with tgtermes. I wanted to know if there were options I could use with it, so I went to it's ctan ...
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microtype + siunitx and \micro - mysterious warnings

This code \documentclass{scrreprt} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{microtype} \usepackage{siunitx} \begin{document} \SI{10}{\micro\metre} \end{document} produces these ...
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\textleftarrow and mathpazo

I would like to use Palatino for running text and some matching fonts for math, so I use the package mathpazo. Is there a way to get the \textleftarrow? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{...
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textcomp's \textmusicalnote doesn't work: "cannot open encoding file for reading"

I'd like to put a music note as an icon next to notes in my document. I discovered the \textmusicalnote symbol in the textcomp package, but it doesn't seem to render. I suspect I'm doing something ...
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textcomp makes \textbullet smaller when using helvet font

I'm writing a document which requires the helvet font and, in order to get access to the euro symbol, I am now trying to load the textcomp package. However this package has the strange side effect of ...
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Why do some fonts used by siunitx and textcomp look rasterized?

For example, the mu in \SI{1.55}{\micro\metre} looks really bad for some reason. For textcomp, \textmu looks the same.
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