[texhax] changing base font
will.adams at frycomm.com
Tue Dec 13 13:13:19 CET 2005
On Monday, December 12, 2005, at 07:30 PM, Julio Kovacs wrote:
> I was wondering how to change the base font (is this called also
> normal font?) used by latex. Concretely, I want to use Helvetica for
> my whole document. Is there a way to do that? The Companion's
> explanation on fonts looks too confusing (for me, a novice) and I
> cound't figure out how this can be done.
In addition to Luca's suggestion of:
>> in your document preamble
You'll want to d/l the sansmath package from CTAN and use it if you
want your math to be sans as well.
Whether or no all of this is a good idea typographically I'll leave to
the reader to experiment with and learn.
senior graphic designer
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