LaTeX Special Characters (+Printing Commands)

Typically, normal text comprises a mix of uppercase and lowercase letters, digits, and punctuation marks that you can effortlessly input into your text editor. Nevertheless, certain characters are designated for specific LaTeX commands and cannot be directly utilized. We’ll see these special characters and learn how to print them. List of LaTeX Special Characters with … Read more

How to write Absolute value (| |) symbol in LaTeX?

If you’ve ever worked with LaTeX and wondered how to seamlessly put the absolute value symbol into your documents, you’re in the right place. This blog post will explore various methods and commands to include the absolute value symbol in your LaTeX documents. Method 1: Absolute Value Symbol The most common method to display an … Read more

How to write degree (°) symbol in LaTeX?

LaTeX provides several methods to insert the degree (°) symbol into your document. Follow these steps to use the recommended approaches. Method 1: Using the ‘gensymb’ Package Open your LaTeX document in an editor of your choice. Add the following line to the preamble of your document to include the gensymb package: Now, you can … Read more

How to write vertical bar (|) symbol in LaTeX?

The vertical bar or line (|) serves various purposes, from denoting absolute values to separating matrix elements. This guide will walk you through the steps to elegantly integrate the vertical bar symbol into your mathematical expressions and more. Guide to Writing Vertical Bar Symbol in LaTeX \vert and \mid both produce the same vertical bar … Read more

A comprehensive guide on ‘textcomp’ package in LaTeX

The textcomp package in LaTeX supports additional text symbols and special characters that are unavailable by default. It extends the range of symbols that can be used in text mode and is particularly useful when typesetting documents that require special characters or symbols. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll cover the installation, basic usage, and some … Read more