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why call type 3 font bitmap?

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I check wiki and it says both are outline fonts which mean there are vector images. The only difference is that Type 3 lacks hints. Or do I just misunderstand what bitmap means?

Apologies in advance, I am new to LaTeX. Feel free to point me in the direction of an already answered thread. I have a custom font that I wish to use in my article for certain mathematical ...

What OpenType math fonts are there available for usage in TeX/LaTeX, e.g. with the unicode-math package? Here is a MWE which you can use to show off the font. \documentclass{article} \pagestyle{...

This is almost a duplicate of but its answer doesn't work for me. I downloaded the complete Roboto superfamily (Roboto, Roboto Condensed, Roboto Slab and Roboto Mono) and I want to use all the ...

so i have this script that i use for my document header. https://i.stack.imgur.com/mmm9b.png The problem is that it places the icon in the left corner of the document instead of the top of the ...

I'm having some issue trying to combine an Arial font with some non-arial fonts for small caps in ShareLatex. I've managed to get some setup working, but not what I need the most : 1. Have a working ...

When compiling this minimal document \documentclass[a4paper]{scrartcl} \usepackage{fontspec} \setromanfont[]{Linux Libertine O} \setsansfont[]{Linux Biolinum O} \begin{document} \section{Test \...

I am trying to make some words in greek bold, but no matter what I try fails. I use \usepackage[english,greek]{babel} because I need both greek and english in my paper and I also use \usepackage[utf8x]...

I'm currently using the sourcecodepro package, and I've noticed that the text appears a bit big compared to usual text. Is there any way I can resize it to match the size of the text? I've had a look ...

I'm using XeLaTeX to typeset documents containing maths, and using the Libertine font with some packages to get it working in math mode. However, whereas the output is fine on Windows with MikTex, the ...

When i have compiled the following code by LuaLaTeX \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \setmainfont[Ligatures=TeX]{Times New Roman} \newfontfamily\arabicfont [Script=...

I have two MacBooks, one for work, one for myself, both running the up to date OS and MacTeX 2018. On one machine (it's half a year older and had MacTeX2017 before, but I only did the following with ...

Without knowing anything about fonts, I innocently read an article on Postscript/Truetype Bezier curves. The first picture in the article shows the letter Q, and it's Bezier control points. I'd like ...

I use the guitar package. The documentation says I can redefine \guitarPreAccord command to change font size, but I want guitar chords to be printed in bold. I tried this and it didn't work: \...

I would like to make take some existing fontface available in LaTeX, make my own modifications to a few letters, and then use this new customized font at selected sections in my document. In ...

upright italics (math mode)?

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Knuth's beautiful CMU font has many variants which are accessible from LaTeX: \textrm,\mathrm - roman (default) \textit,\mathit - italics \textbf,\mathbf - bold \textsc - small caps \textsl - slanted ...

I'm looking for an upright Greek font for single Greek characters (like "β-decay" or "µ-metal") which fits to the default CM/latin style, i.e. the upright version of the default italic math mode Greek ...

I have trouble combining multiple diacritics in this example: \documentclass{article} %\usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} %\usepackage{fontspec} \begin{document} Ā́ Łōgī́ zǭ́ze \end{document} ...

I have been trying to make roman, mono and math fonts match the lower case. More specifically, I am using Palatino for roman, AMS-Euler for math and dejavu sans for mono. However, I have been ...

I used the code as below to create the duration of my working experience. Because of space, the output would be like the attached screenshot. I tried to make align to the right by "flushright" but ...

I have been using Libertinus for all the text and math content of my PhD thesis, compiled using luatex. Now, I have come to a section where I have code listings. The pygmentize stylesheet that I am ...

I know that there are loads of questions like this, but I'm such a tex-rookie, I haven't been able to find an answer. I need to use the font Freight Sans Pro in my Tex-document. I have the font ...

Keyboard Font for LaTeX

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I'm currently writing a user guide containing a lot of keyboard shortcuts. I'm looking for a "keyboard" font where single characters or special keys (like tab or backspace) appear like the "real" key (...

I wanted to use a custom arabic otf font symbols, which you can find a table of the characters here \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \newfontfamily\arbsym{arabic_symbols.otf} \begin{...

I really like the way these notes are typeset. I want to know which font is used here and are there any default styles that can be invoked to get such a format. A few things I'm interested in knowing ...

I want to use URW-garamond but it seems although this source claims I probably should have it I do not. Furthermore this question on this site indicates that I in fact should not at all expect to have ...

I don't have e.g. Helvetica, yet would like to use its clone that can be used with pdflatex, but instead use it with xelatex. I have tried \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{helvet} \newfontfamily{\...

Is there a way to substitute greek letters -- which are not available in Alegreya -- automatically with greek letters from another font? I am aware of a solution to put all greek letters into a macro ...

I have been using stix fonts with texlive 2017. Now I am getting weird error messages. Here is a minimum working example: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{...

At the bottom of the first page of the documentation for the "mtp2lite" package at: ctan:/fonts/mtp2lite/texmf/doc/fonts/mtpro2/mtpro2.pdf it is stated that: This document refers to version v2.1a ...

How do I typeset an entire document in Helvetica/sans serif without littering the document with font changes for every heading/paragraph, etc.? Like this but with the paragraphs all in Helvetica. For ...

The following snippet \documentclass{report} %\usepackage{mtpro2} \begin{document} This one seems to be okay: $\footnotesize{\sim}$. Let's see this: {\footnotesize $\sim$}. \end{document} ...

The following should produce "∑x ∑x": \documentclass[border=5pt]{standalone} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{unicode-math} \setmathfont{Asana Math} \newsavebox{\eqbox} \begin{lrbox}{\eqbox} {$\...

I am currently preparing a paper, which makes heavy use of Cyrillic fonts in footnotes. Now I encountered two problems: First, the actual font doesn't make use of Italics, although – as Microsoft ...

I need to typeset a few Greek letters in a document. I am using the sans serif font Carlito (provided by the package carlito) and babel to switch between Latin and Greek. There are Greek letters ...

Since the release of TeX Live 2018, some fixes have been made to the Libertinus fonts (on github). Now I wonder where I have to save the new versions of the fonts so that using fontspec with \...

I would like to use stix fonts in my article. I have stix fonts in directories same as shown in miktex.org/packages/stix. while running I get an error as: !pdfTeX error: pdflatex (file stix-mathcal): ...

I'm trying to use Source Han Serif (otf) as my main font with XeTex (through LyX), but numbers in the output pdf is not selectable. Some other otf font, Cabin for example, works well with selectable ...

What I like about computer modern and latin modern is, that they have different design sizes. But as https://www.typografie.info/3/topic/22238-ist-die-computer-modern-wirklich-zu-d%C3%BCnn/ shows, lm ...

I'm having trouble loading some right-to-left fonts in a document I'm working on. I chose one at random — Avestan. MWE requires that you download https://noto-website-2.storage.googleapis.com/pkgs/...

I use STIX 2 fonts with unicode-math, but the names of operators are typeset with CM: How can I fix it? MWE (I use LuaLaTeX) \documentclass{article} \usepackage{mathtools} \usepackage{unicode-...

Is there a way to automatically generate a colophon information in LuaTex? Ideally I would like to automatically generate a file (plain text) that will list the different font and font-families that ...

Nowadays, book printers mix different fonts. Aa example of this is Springer, which writes in Times New Roman but takes letters g, v and greek psi (I don't know if more) from computer modern (i think). ...

Is it possible to approximate fake "optical sizes" with fontspec using a font which doesn't have this feature (in my case, Cambria)? The use case here is that I'm writing a scientific text with lots ...

The standard font packages make global changes to the fonts in my document. What if I want to use a particular font for just a portion of my text? How do I find the right name of the font? How do I ...

I'm now using TeXstudio with my Macbook pro, MacOSX Lion system. I want to set the font of content to garamond but the command I got from the Internet is not working. \usepackage[urw-garamond]{...

I have to install Miktex on x64, Windows machines. And make sure there are the same completes of fonts as on Miktex 2.9, windows machine x32, installed some years ago. (there is no problem with fonts ...

I am having a problem with Minion Pro and breve under accent (via semtrans package or via ḫ). How can I adapt this solution by @egreg to this case? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \...

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