Questions tagged [fonts]

Questions relating to different typefaces and their use in various Mathematica outputs, including graphics, notebooks and exported output.

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Converting a Text into a list of points

How can i convert a text/font into a list of Points? For example,I have this letter h, ...
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Probably easy question: How to make the Text font in the subscript?

In the specific Graphic setting, precisely (somehow \ ( and \ ) are not shown properly below in Stackexchange window) Graphics[Text[Style["\ !\ (1234_L\ )",LineSpacing->{0,12}],{0,3}]] ...
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Fonts in Mathematica

Is there a font in Mathematica that corresponds to $$\Re$$ I found \[DoubleStruckCapitalR] corresponds to But this is different to the R I have written in first.
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Monospacing variable-width fonts

In some (older) discussion forums, you are limited to a specific variable-width font that can't be changed. As a result, tables get messed up. Example: Bananas 588 Egg 111 Arctic Cucumber 810 How can ...
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Why is PlotLabel in Plot3D lower quality that in Plot?

The following code illustrates the difference in quality between text in Output, PlotLabel in Plot3D, and PlotLabel in Plot (same label text for comparison). [MMA 11.0.1 on Win 10 64-bit]. The quality ...
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Straight font in formulas

I'm trying to make a legend to a ListPlot. There is the problem, several letters are displayed in itallic and some in the plain slant. How can I fix this?
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Problem with special characters when exporting to pdf

I'm working on Ubuntu 16.06.7 LTS X Mathematica 12.1.1. Very recently, special characters do not display correctly anymore once exported to pdf. Here comes a basic working example: ...
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How can I display all fonts on one screen size?

I want to test the font like this. On my machine, there are 270 fonts but I can't not display them all one one screen size so I can only print each time 50 fonts. How can I display it as in the image ...
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Is it possible to define RGB colors to be used in MaTeX? How?

My system: Windows 10, Mathematica 11.2, MikTeX 2.9 I am in the process of learning more about the features of Szabolcs Horvát's nice paclet. This time I am toying with the color choices for the ...
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Different Plot Legend Style in the Plot with same code and How to make it good-looking inside the figure

I use Plot to draw two figures and combine them in one figure with the following code. ...
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How to change Echo output font size including EchoLabel within an entire Notebook?

I am creating a notebook template. I have Input and Output font size set at 10 but the Echo font size is 12. How do I change Echo to font size of 10? I cannot find a setting for this in Option ...
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Font style inconsistency on "number sign" (hashtag) and "at symbol"

Why number sign "#" (known as hashtag symbol on social media) or at sign "@" are not consistent with the ...
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Discrepancy between the size of a font (specified by FontSize) and the generated size by "Spacer" (both claimed to be in printer's points)

The documentation says FontSize specifies the vertical size of a font, in printer's points, and that Spacer specifies a spacer ...
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Consistent fonts in a plot

I'm trying to use consistently the fonts in a plot, but even after checking this post, the "a" on the axes is different from that near the point. This is my code: ...
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How to change Font size

Please tell me please how can I change the font size globally. I tried through Option Inspector-> FontOptions-> Font size. Global Preferences parameter changed, but the font in notepad is not
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Graphics3D font issue in Mathematica 12.1 (Linux )

I just upgraded to Mathematica 12.1 from 11.3, and text in 3D graphics is now very ugly (but text in 2D graphics looks fine); here's an example: Adding ...
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Fonts not rendering correctly on the cloud

There are a number of issues that I encounter when I try to use my own stylesheet and publish on the cloud. The document looks great on the Mathematica running on my desktop. But when I publish to the ...
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Font quality under 12.1 on Linux

I have an issue with MMA 12.1 under Linux, specifically, xubuntu 18.04.4, and even more specifically, font rendering. A semi-random plot, in this case, ...
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Export Latin Modern Math Greek: spurious spacing on Windows

Bug introduced in 12.0.0 or earlier on Windows [CASE:4549185] To get simple LaTeX Greek in my figures, I am using U+1D6FC MATHEMATICAL ITALIC SMALL ALPHA to ...
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Wolfram Desktop 12.1 fonts are inconsistent within various interfaces of the frontend?

I just installed the Wolfram Desktop 12.1 clean install on windows by first completely uninstalling all previous versions so previous settings don't impact the new installation. The new front end for ...
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Using "Latin Modern Math"with MaTeX on Windows

I started using MaTeX and it is all wonderful expect for the fact I am unable to use the "Latin Modern Math" , "LM 12" to work for the tickmarks. I get decent results with "Times" but not quite ...
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Mathematica Global Menu Size

How do you change the text size for the GLOBAL MENUS in MATHEMATICA 12? I am NOT talking about anything INSIDE the notebook (this has been asked and answered many times). I am talking about the "...
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Preserving mathematica formatting when exporting to Excel [closed]

I have a list: lis = {{"a", "b", "c"}, {"d", "e", "f"}, {"g", "h", "c"}} I would like to format the list such that whenever "c" occurs as the last element in a ...
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MaTeX stopped accepting certain font sizes

My system: Windows 10, Mathematica 11.2 Problem: I have been using the fine MaTeX paclet to get nice symbols on my plots. As I scale the images in a TeX-document after exporting them in EPS, I need ...
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Greek letters don't depending of the font [duplicate]

For some reason mathematica (11.0.1 Windows 10 64-bit) does no use greek letter font from the selected font by FontFamily -> "AnyFont" When I check the ...
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Why "Modern Latin Math" font messes my plot?

I just download the Modern Latin Math font from here to have a consistent font with my LaTeX text. The font is exactly what I am looking for. But when I use it for my plot it messes the gap between ...
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Missing Unicode support on Windows FrontEnd

Does Mathematica FrontEnd still not support all the Unicode characters in version 12? I am using version 12 on Windows 10 and can't get character ↳ (U+21b3). It fails to print using ...
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Continuation of fonts in Debian distributions

Dear Wolfram Mathematica users at Debian-based distributions, if you have the newest distribution, can you verify that the fonts work? An Internet user who claims to maintain the fonts for Debian ...
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How I can get glyphs from a fraktur font and use them as identifiers?

I would like to use the fraktur-S ($\LaTeX$: \mathfrak{S} $\mathfrak{S}$; Unicode: "U+1D516" 𝔖) as a variable name in Mathematica, but pasting the Unicode ...
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Why do I get different symbols (a) with the same FontFace (Cambria Math)?

When I create an equation in MS Office, it uses Cambria Math, and I get the following when I use variable 'a'. When I try to use Mathematica to create graphics for my files, I can try to use ...
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$ \rm\LaTeX $ and $ \mathit Mathematica $: a versus $ a $ [closed]

There are many questions on this site about making the fonts in Mathematica commensurate with the default Computer modern font in $ \rm\LaTeX $. I'm not interested in complex workarounds, using the ...
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Using fallback fonts

I'd like to specify a FontFamily that does a fallback if the specified font is not on my system. E.g. I'd like the base font to be ...
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Export image as pdf, which is PDF/A valid

Assume following plot in Mathematica (version 11.2): ...
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Font in graphics changes when saving as pdf in Mathematica 11 [duplicate]

Consider a simple plot with text: Show[Plot[x^2, {x, 0, 10}], Graphics[Text[Style["some text", Large], {4, 10}]]] You can see Mathematica's output on the left ...
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Mathematical symbols appear grey/faded/opaque

I admit this is quite a strange question. The mathematical symbols in my output appear as grey and faded, instead of bold black like my input. I attach a photo. Both the curly brackets and the minus ...
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Adjust font size in `Grid` [closed]

I have a simple table given by ...
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`PlotLegends` formatting mixing italics and upright letters

If I do: ListPlot[Range[10] ,PlotLegends->Placed[LineLegend[{"Subscript[N, σ] f(m; μ, p)"},LabelStyle->{FontFamily->"Times"}],{0.8,0.35}] ] where ...
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font size of the placed plotlegends

I need to fixed the font size "14" for the PlotLegends "degree". ...
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Exporting/Saving Notebook with Non English characters to PDF

On a related question, I now have another problem with saving notebook to PDF. OS: Windows 7 SP1 English Ultimate MMA: 11.3 X64 The Chinese characters displays ...
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Why Text Cells converted with Alt-7 have different fonts

So I am writing a report in Mathematica and experiencing a problem. First I create an input cell. Then write some text into it. Afterwards convert it to text cell with Alt-7. As a result some cells ...
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Column makes fonts smaller

When you use Column (or Grid) a previously styled element with explicit font-size setting appears much smaller. Here is an ...
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Print to PDF from Acrobat PDF printer (in Windows )

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When print or save as PDF the font size is too large

When I print or save as pdf the font size is too large I have printed the whole notebook to pdf or saved it to pdf, but the font size was too large, and I have set the ...
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How to fix inconsistent font rendering under Windows?

The FrontEnd's font rendering in graphics is inconsistent under Windows (still using Win7). Sometimes small fonts are not antialiased, sometimes they are. See, for instance, the help page for ...
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Superscripts and subscripts in graphics causes italics

This is a minor problem but when putting units on graphics I sometimes get italics and sometimes not. I get italics when there are superscripts. Thus ...
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Bold font is very rough in exported rasterized pdf

For example ...
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Helvetica font becomes vague (black becomes gray) in exported pdf figure

I'm trying to set the font of several labels in my data plot as Helvetica Neuve. When I was working in the notebook, it looks well, for example: ...
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Italic fonts for plots like those appear in scientific papers

Suppose we want to draw the following plot: ...
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How do I write semidirect product symbol " ⋊ "?

I am trying to write in a *.nb file the following syntax: $G \rtimes H $ or $G \ltimes H $
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How to stop text with sub/superscript and fraction in FrameLabel from being Italic?

The objective is to use a Roman (i.e., non-italic) font in FrameLabel. Consider this ...

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