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{xepersian} is a package for typesetting Persian/English documents with XeLaTeX.

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Problem in using ‍`exercises` and `xepersian` packages at the same time

I want to type some exercises at the end of a certain chapter in a book. Furthermore, I'm using the xepersian package to type the book in Persian. I have got some problems in using the exercises ...
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how to get cross references for multiple items Persian language

I would like to get a cross reference for multiple items using cleveref, but the problem is with that "and"; it shoould be "و". \documentclass{article} \usepackage[colorlinks,...
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Pashto Alphabets in Latex

I am writing a paper on Latex (overleaf) that has some Pashto writing. I found this package, ArabTeX, but it only works for the Arabic and Farsi alphabet, not for Pashto special letters. For example, ...
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I can't run this latex script [duplicate]

I've installed latex with sudo apt install texlive-full and sudo apt-get install texlive-lang-arabic . I'm using Texmaker. But I can't run the script below: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,oneside]{report}...
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TexLive: Cannot find Arial/OT.mf. ! Package fontspec Error: The font “Arial” cannot be found

OS: Windows 10 Pro Hi everyone! last night I compiled an old Tex file using XeLaTex and texlive2019. These errors happened: Package fontspec: The font "Arial" cannot be found. Font TU/Arial(...
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Can we use specific packages for some parts of the LaTeX document, or how can we handle possible interference between English and Persian Styling?

I am trying to build my Ph.D thesis in a template which has been basically set for Persian language. The template is wonderful when everything is persian. But there is a problem. I need to add my ...
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Problem with compiling xepersian in LaTeX

I have a question about xepersian package. I'm familiar with LaTeX, but a beginner with xepersian. I tried to compile this simple code with TeX Live 2017: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xepersian}...
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Undefined Control Sequence while using \setmathdigitfont in xepersian

I want to use Persian numbers in the math environment in my tex document. I tried to use \setmathdigitfont{} as below: % !TEX program=xelatex \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage[localise=on,...
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Missing number and illegal unit of measure in list of tables

I want to use the template sharifthesis given in this link to create my thesis (Please see the minimal example). But it gives 2 errors: line 1: Missing number, treated as zero. ...ons and labels\relax ...
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minipage inside an mdframed with a footnote

I need to have captioned tables inside an mdframed environment. Since floats cannot be used, I am using captionof alongside tabular. The caption and the tabular might get separated, when there is a ...
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Zero-width space for Persian typing in lyx [closed]

I want to use Lyx to write in Persian. In Persian we have a space character named "zero-width space" or "half-space" and in a standard keyboard, we type it with "Shift-Space" shortcut. It is "U-200C" ...
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I have xepersian installed using miktex but Texstudio returns the error message it cannot find xepersian

I use Miktex installation and have just installed Xepersian package. When I try to compile a document using XeLatex that calls the Xepesian package I get the error messege "cannot find Xepersian.sty"....
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Incorrect font of the greek letters while using xepersian

I want to use greek letters in the text with Helvetica font. When I compile the my code in the English version, I get to correct form. I mean, when I compile the following code \documentclass[12 pt]{...
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how to change direction of tabular command in xepersian (ltr to ltr)

Problem Definition: Because of using xepersian package, my defualt text direction is rtl (Right-to-Left). I have created a table using the following piece of code: \begin{center} \begin{tabular}...
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The background color is not to be placed when used xepersian! Is it solvable?

The background color is not to be placed when used xepersian! Is it solvable? Minimal code: % !TeX TS-program = xelatex \documentclass{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{background canvas}[vertical shading][...
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How to use xepersian in a document that is mostly written in English?

I am trying to use xepersian in a thesis that has to be written in English. As soon as I include \usepackage{xepersian} to the document, all numbers and dates are changed to Persian, the title page ...
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The command \KashidaXBFixOn does not work properly in xepersian

Consider the following MWE: % File: test-kashida.tex \documentclass{report} \usepackage[Kashida]{xepersian} \settextfont[Scale=4.5]{XB Kayhan} \def\SampleText{راهی جایی تابی چاپی چاهی تلاشهایی ...
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table of content in persian language(the number is right to left)

I use code \titleformat{\chapter}[display]{ \bfseries \filleft\Huge}{ \chaptername\ \arabic \LTR{ \thechapter} }{6pt}{\bfseries\filleft} to write a table of content. in the table have but I ...
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The label from \subfigimg macro hided in xepersian

When use the "\subfigimg" macro with xepersian environment, the labes over each image missing: \documentclass[preview]{standalone} \usepackage{mwe} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} \usepackage{xepersian} \...
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How to use chemnum with chemdraw in xepersian?

Pay attention to the first code that represents the numbering of molecules in a scheme that is imported into LaTeX from the ".eps" file and by the command pdflatex -shell-escape file1.tex runs ...
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change font size of English words in captions in a Persian report

I am writing my thesis in Persian via using "xepersian" package. I set the main font by using the following commands, \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{xepersian} \settextfont[...
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Position a figure above the footnote in xepersian

I am using LaTeX + xepersian for writing my thesis. I have so many figures and so many footnotes. For footnote, I am using \LTRfootnote{}. Unfortunately, when I use the following environment for a ...
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Problem with horizontal spacing in itemize environment in beamer with xepersian package

I have a problem with itemize environment, which I did not in the past. I used to produce Persian slides with LuaLaTex in Texlive 2015. Now, I am using XePersian with XeLaTeX engine and Texlive 2019. ...
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Count words in Persian document correctly

when I use the command texcount filename.tex in CMD, half-spaced words count two words instead of one word. How can I solve this problem? \Thanks % Compile with XeLaTeX \documentclass{article} \...
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Changing line break patterns

I want to inform latex that it is Ok to break lines at ZWNJ (U+200C) characters, if needed. How can I change the line break patterns (hyphenation) to allow that? \hyphenation does not work for me and ...
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How to obtain non Italic theorem text

Please believe me this is not an Off Topic in TEX. Wait and see that I SEARCH the web and go deeply into questions for this but nothing found: Can we equip ‎AtBeginEnvironment with two option ...
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What is the problem with \usefonttheme{serif} in beamer for xepersian?

In a beamer for working with xepersian package, I want the formula to be with English digit fonts, but with any command provided with the xerpersian package it doesn't work. Here is MWE: % !TEX TS-...
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Memoir: Preparing document to be read from right to left (Persian script)

I'm writing a book in Persian, so it is read from right to left. That means that all odd pages should have a wide right-margin, whereas even pages should have a wide left-margin. All chapters should ...
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wrong group titles in glossaries, using xepersian and xindy

I am using TeXworks to write my Phd thesis in Persian by use of xepersian package. Trying to print 3 glossaries at the end of thesis, I have p roblem with xindy. More specifically, in Persian to ...
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Combining translation of Quran package line by line with its original Arabic text

I want to place the Persian translation of quran package =\quransurahfa*[1] right below the original text=\quransurah*[1] of this code : \documentclass[b5paper,11pt]{memoir} \usepackage[left=1.8cm,...
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Fontspec error: My favorite fonts could not be identified

I'm trying to add Persian text to my document, however, my favorite fonts (which already have been installed on Windows 10 and I use them on Microsoft Word) can not be identified. ! fontspec error: "...
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Error on using “\rl{}” inside “inline math”

I use TeXstudio 2.12.16 and want to write Farsi words in \cancelto{value}{expression}. So I used xepersian package and \rl. What I tried is: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{...
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Problem in using fncychap and xepersian packages

I want to use a different style for the book document class. I found out that I have to use fncychap package with an option. Since I'm using the xepersian package, it did not work. How can I have a ...
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Scattered Poems Within Text Using Xepersian

I want the scattered poems used over various sections or chapters ( or for example inside separate boxes) to be treated as a single unit and their lengths be adjusted together. what should I do? *I ...
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algorithm syntax in latex

I use latex for my thesis but my language is persian and I have to use xepersian package . recently I have a problem and when I use algorithm and algorithmic package , my algorithm'code become ...
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Typesetting critical footnotes in reledpar package from right to left

I want to typeset two Persian (Arabic) text in parallel facing pages with reledpar and xepersian packages. I have done but critical footnotes is written from left to right. How I can have critical ...
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How to remove the empty white space in Background for Xebaposter

Using background for a poster using Xebaposter shows an empty space on the left margin as shown in figure1, this quetion is based on this anwer. \def\pgfsysdriver{pgfsys-dvipdfm.def} \RequirePackage[...
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Not showing Sidebar Theme Berkeley in xepersian

% XeLatex % Not showing Sidebar Theme Berkeley in xepersian! \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Berkeley} \usefonttheme{serif} \usepackage{xepersian} \settextfont{XB Zar} \...
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Equation Definition Alignment Using Xepersian

The following code will define a new environment which will arrange the definitions of equations. I want the explanations to start from right side, but the equations inside the definition align left ...
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Placing pagenumber in a Tikz shape

Im writing a book in Persian (whose direction is right to left) and i want the page numbers appear like the code below: \documentclass[12pt,twoside]{book} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{...
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Extracting pages of Xelatex created PDF in Acrobat requires password

I have a .tex file and after compiling with XeLatex , when I want to extract pages of the PDF or open a single-page PDF in Illustrator, it tells the file is Password-Protected (in Adobe Acrobat, no ...
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Distortion of Farsi alphabets to unknown alphabets

I have some TeX files (including formulas, tables, etc.) written under DOS (but the format is .tex), and want to read them by LaTeX. The language is Farsi. I tried to open the TeX files with Texmaker ...
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Quality and efficiency of my code in LaTeX3?

As an exercise in learning LaTeX3, I would like to replace the following 7 functions, copied from xepersian.sty which do the same job in xepersian package, with a single function. 208 \...
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How to check the existence of some characters in a font using a loop?

I am trying to modify the current version of xepersian package to suit my needs. The following code copied from xepersian-mathsdigitspec.sty is supposed to check if some characters do exist in the ...
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problem with \NewList in bidi package

The macro \NewList is defined in biditools.sty (originally defined in lollipop) as: \def\bidi@csarg#1#2{\expandafter#1\csname#2\endcsname} \def\NewList:#1 {\bidi@csarg\newtoks{#1}\global\csname#1\...
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xepersian 21.9 cannot load the font “Psychedelia HM”. Is this a bug?

After upgrading my texlive, xepersian 21.9 can not load the font which is loaded without any problem by the older version 21.7. My code is: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xepersian} \...
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MathTime Pro 2 [lite] doesn't change \sin function font

I am writing bidirectional Persian+English text using xepersian and for math mode i try to use MathTime Pro 2 lite version BUT: It doesn't change \sin, \cos function font (it uses LMRoman for this ...
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Getting error for xindy glossary

When I use xindy for producing glossary in XeLatex I getting the following error: xindy.pl: input file xindy -L persian-variant1 -C utf8 -I xindy -M %.xdy -t %.glg -o %.gls %.glo | xindy -L persian-...
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problem with persian words in tikz

I want to have a circular flow including persian words (employing xepersian package and xelatex compiler is necessary for persian language) using tikz picture, but latex makes characters of persian ...
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glossary and abbreviation showing problem in Xepersian(shown in blank pages)

I have 2 question about making glossaries in xepersian. In the below code actually there are 2 problems. Not showing the glossary and abbreviation sections in my output.In the out put, I just get 2 ...