[pdftex] Adobe Times instead of Nimbus fonts

A.V.Kuznetsov kuzn at umps.mephi.ru
Thu May 4 19:47:24 CEST 2006

> Deat pdftex members:
> I'm using pdflatex with Miktex (mainly Beamer with Times.sty and 
> mathtime.sty) which replaces Adobe Times with Nimbus. How do I get back 
> to my old trusty real Adobe Times? I do own both the Adobe Times and 
> YandY MathTime fonts. Is there an easy way to get rid of the Nimbus 
> fonts?
> Nothing wrong with the Nimbus, I suppose, but I just get hooked with 
> Times and don't want to change. I understand that someone might say this 
> is a MikTeX question, but I take my chance asking this group first. 
> Thank you.
> Joe


1) Copy ???/texmf/web2c/updmap.cfg to ???/localtexmf/web2c/updmap.cfg

2) Read comments in the begining of ???/localtexmf/web2c/updmap.cfg
and change the line, describing font substitution,
LW35 URWkb (or LW35 URW)

3) run `updmap' from command line.

A.V. Kuznetsov

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