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{typewriter} is the term used for a "monospaced" font, that is, a font in which all characters have the same width.

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Hyphenate \texttt

Before anyone says anything, yes, of course I've seen this. But, it's not what I want. What I'm looking for is basically a way to either alter the way \texttt works, or a new command that works just ...
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Certain characters not showing up in monospaced tabularx columns [closed]

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{tabularx} \newcolumntype{T}{>{\tt}X} \begin{document} \begin{tabularx}{0.5\textwidth}{|c|T T T T|} \hline Alice & + & + & x & X \\ \...
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Space before the "?", normally unbreakable with babel-french, breakable with listings' breaklines option

With babel-french, the space before the question mark is normally unbreakable. But, as shown by the MWE below (compiled with pdflatex, xelatex or lualatex), the breaklines option of the listings ...
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Latin Modern under T1 encoding, "lighttt" setting, and "lmtt/m/sl" in place for italic: Error at apostrophe "\textquotesingle"

The MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[lighttt]{lmodern} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \ttfamily \DeclareFontFamily{T1}{lmtt}{} \DeclareFontShape{T1}{lmtt}{m}{it}{ <-> ssub * lmtt/m/sl }{} ...
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Package alltt does not typeset double quoting marks

For a report I would like to typeset HOL4 code in tt font with the alltt environment. My code includes U+201C Left Double Quotation Mark and U+201D Right Double Quotation Mark. The alltt environment ...
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Why does \texttt not work on braces?

Why does \texttt not work on \textbraceleft or \{? Is there any solution to solve this? \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \texttt{\textbraceleft} \texttt{\{} \verb|{| \end{...
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What's the best way to deal with large pieces of text like keywords, camel cased words, namespaces, etc [duplicate]

I'm writing a text which has a lot of long Redis keys and camel cased text (like class names). This could be extended to long keywords and namespaces too. I want to accentuate these in way, so I'm ...
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Redefine \texttt{} to allow underscore

I use underscore inside \texttt{} quite often to represent python functions, and I get quite tired of escaping every single underscore with \_. I tried the following to redefine the \texttt{} command ...
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How to change text color with typewriter package?

How to change the text color when the typewriter package is loaded? Currently, with this MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{typewriter} \usepackage{xcolor} \color{red} \begin{document} \...
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How to use the typewriter package "locally"?

Is there a way to enclose the effects of the typewriter package locally, into an enviroment for exemple as suggested by @Phelype Oleinik's comment in a related question (with something like \...
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How to do a left double quote that looks right both as monospaced and non-monospaced fonts?

As best I can tell, if I want a correct left double quote mark: in all non-monospaced fonts I must do ``X in all monospaced fonts I must do "X In my case this is an issue because I have a macro ...
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fontspec + JuliaMono: missing glyphs in LuaLaTeX compared to XeLaTeX

I am trying to typeset a document that contains monospaced text with Greek-letter Unicode glyphs, e.g. alpha, beta, etc. To do so, I'm using the JuliaMono font, which has extensive support for mathy ...
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Adjust relative font size of *all* monospaced text?

By default, LaTeX makes monospaced text rather large relative to the default serif ("roman") text. This is especially pronounced when choosing custom fonts, e.g. \usepackage{fouriernc} \...
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Line not breaking when combining inline math and \texttt

Sadly, I am not able to recreate a MWE since I'm working on a fairly complex template. I cannot understand how LaTeX decides to break lines, I googled but I couldn't find a clear cut answer. This is ...
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How can I save and restore fontdimen parameters?

I am using the fontdimen code in this answer to make spaces stretch in inline code samples (credit to Stefan Kottwitz): \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{lipsum} \newcommand*\justify{% \...
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Text runs off right margin with \texttt{}

I asked this question earlier and it was linked to other questions and considered closed. I've checked the answers to the linked questions and they don't answer my question so I'm trying again. The ...
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Selectively disable a ligature in pdflatex + newtxtext

I had a wonderfully working setup with LuaLaTeX, but my publisher demands I use PDFLaTeX and newtxtext. This, however, replaces ">>" in monospaced text with "»" which looks ...
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May I label with a monospaced typeface?

Say I have an enumerate environment like \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath, amssymb, amsthm, enumitem, graphicx, hyperref, latexsym, babel, blindtext, thmtools} \usepackage{enumitem} \...
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Use the bold typewriter font from lmodern for keywords in listings but keep Computer Modern fonts in the rest of document in LaTeX

I am writing a document in LaTeX using the standard Computer Modern fonts. The text is mainly in Russian but it includes some listings. I prefer to typeset listings using the standard typewriter font (...
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typewriter font in times new roman

Given, \documentclass{article} \usepackage{times} \begin{document} This is textual typewriter {\tt Angry Hyena kills Lion to save her baby} This is mathematical typewriter ${\tt Angry~...
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libertinus-otf does not print straight quotes in verbatim environment

Consider the following LuaLaTeX document: % arara: lualatex \documentclass{article} \usepackage{libertinus-otf} \setmonofont{CascadiaCod3-Light.otf} % from cascadia-code package on CTAN \begin{...
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\texttt and breaking in justified paragraphs

When a monospace segment is used within an otherwise variable-width justified paragraph, very often the monospaced part is wrapped "one word too late", resulting in many lines being overfull ...
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How to edit .bst file to use texttt typewriter font?

I'm using the scrreprt document class and BibTeX, Version 0.99d with apsrev4-2 for by bibliography. I'd like to modify my local .bst file such that the eprint field is printed with the \texttt ...
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Allow arbitrary linebreaks in \texttt formatted text

My document is a mixture of regular text and code, where I format the code with \texttt{}. To make this a little easier, I added a new command: \newcommand {\ttt} {\texttt} so now I just write, \ttt{...
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Typesetting mathematical unicode characters in typewriter font

This is a followup to this answer: https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/593973/27523 it suggests using the \DeclareUnicodeCharacter command to use Unicode source characters. Now the problem is that I use ...
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Newcommand without extra spacing [duplicate]

Defining a new command as \newcommand{\boo}{\texttt{boo}} and then using it in the text as \boo removes the space after boo and the next word. This is fine if the next word happens to be a period, ., ...
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Missing $ inserted when use \texttt [duplicate]

I have this simple code: \documentclass[10pt]{article} % amsmath package, useful for mathematical formulas \usepackage{amsmath} % amssymb package, useful for mathematical symbols \usepackage{amssymb} ...
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How do I detokenize '\texttt{%>%}'

I have a command: \newcommand{\help}[2]{ \href{https://www.rdocumentation.org/packages/#1/functions/#2}{\texttt{?\detokenize{#2}}} } and another \newcommand{\code}[1]{\texttt{\detokenize{#1}}} ...
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how can I change an arbitrary portion of my document to monospaced/typewriter font in xetex?

I want to put arbitrary portions of my text into a font that looks like it came out of a 1960s manual typewriter. In particular, each character must occupy a column, identical in width to all other ...
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Define \textunderscore to mimic look of standard underscore

I noticed that the look of the underscore _ differs greatly from the look of \textunderscore How can I redefine \textunderscore to look like the standard underscore of the set font? I want to avoid ...
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Text in monospaced font being compressed

When there're too many characters in a line, the white spaces are being compressed so as to fit in those texts. Normally this is fine. But now since I'm using a monospaced font and I wish to keep the ...
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Modify hyphenation behavior for texts in monospaced font

I'm using a monospaced font and with some effort I got it hyphenated. However the hyphenation behavior is quite strange and the right side of the document is ugly. Is there a way to force it always ...
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Combining Wrapping \texttt{} with Sections and TOC - Improper alphabetic constant

Was working on getting line wrapping working for code, and came across a solution which was working for me - until I tried to add a table of contents to my code. The issue seems to be with using the ...
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Underline text with === (SETEX style)

I'm trying to recreate the typewriter look. How to make \underline{sometext} work like SETEX-style section marker? The intended use is with monospaced/typewriter fonts for lines with plenty of space ...
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typewritten to Latex

I have a math book from the '60s in PDF. It's typewritten and I found it harder to read than a Latex edition, but couldn't find any modern edition. Is there an app or site or some way to transform it ...
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Awful text wrap with \ttfamily

This might be a silly question but I cannot find a way to solve it. Below is a MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{blindtext} \begin{document} \ttfamily What ...
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How to avoid ligatures of double less equal sign in latex

I have lots of C++ code snippets in my article. Just see the following tex content and you'll get what I mean. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{xspace} \NewDocumentCommand{...
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Tex dash ligatures in TT family with Lualatex

I'm just playing around, trying to get Latex output like what I used see from a typewriter. (I know about typewriter.sty.) I'm using \ttfamily and Lualatex. Is there any way to get the Tex ligatures --...
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Text formatting, indent

How can I remove the indent after 'itemize'? I want 'algorithm 1...' to be written from the same place as header and first sentence. Is there a better way than \qquad to format lines after 'Inputs:' ...
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Reducing type text font when \texttt is inside a \newcommand

I am trying to reduce the font size of \texttt{} only, but the problem is that when I do it, the whole text (except for the tt!!) is reduced. My current packages are the below: \usepackage{stfloats} \...
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How to convert a quantitative article from the 1970s that was written on a typewriter to LaTeX math code?

Mathpix can convert formulas in journal articles into Mathjax/LaTeX code by scanning or taking a picture of them. Is there a similar way to scan a journal article from the 1970s that was written on an ...
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How to automatically use typewriter font in arrays?

I'm trying to write a script on formal logic. The source code looks something like this: some text... \[ \begin{array}[]{c | c} p & (\lnot p) \\ \hline 1 & 0 \\ 0 & 1 \\ \end{...
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How can I use \texttt{some text} for the names of greek letters?

I want to write coefficients names as alpha_0, beta_1 and phi_1 using \texttt{...} to make it look like a function arguments. I tried \texttt{alpha_0} but I got an error ! Missing $ inserted.<...
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How to prevent \texttt from making the text bold

I tried to escape the underscore character but the resultant "_" did not look perfect. Then I came across another answer suggesting to use \texttt. However, I see that \texttt is also ...
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Push \texttt in tcolorbox to a new line if it doesn't fit

So I use a colorbox with \texttt for inline code fragments, and as you can see from the picture below, the code fragments run off the page. What I would like is for the colorbox to appear on the next ...
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The most fancy way to write 2D array

I have something like What's the best way to do it? I tried this method but it doesn't work. \begin{array}{r}[[0.86455156], \\ [-0.82104237], \\ [4.12186079]]\end{array} Getting,
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problem with symbol ^, kerkis-font and texttt

I want to write something like this SomeCode^MoreCode, so I wrote the code below. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[english,greek]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{kerkis} \begin{...
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Missing { / } inserted when using \texttt

I recently had to reinstall my tex environment (texlive under windows), and afterwards I got lots of "Missing { [or }] inserted" errors. I managed to track the cause down to the use of \...
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Is there an easy way to enter texttt mode, like $ for math mode?

When I want to refer to a math variable, say some index i, I simply surround it with dollars (i.e., $i$) as opposed to writing \begin{math}i\end{math}. Is there some similar option for texttt mode, e....
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Monospaced numbers in invoice2

I am trying to make an invoice where the entries are all using ttfamily, in the invoice2 package, but can't seem to get the numbers (as opposed to the table text) in monospace. This is frustrating as ...
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