[texworks] message from TeXworks user re showing of quotes

Philip TAYLOR P.Taylor at rhul.ac.uk
Thu Apr 5 16:59:18 CEST 2012

I'm not entirely convinced that I understand
the question, but if I do, then it might be
worth checking TeXwork's

	Edit /Preferences / Smart quotes

setting.  But perhaps you could clarify :
are you concerned about getting the "correct"
rendering of single quotes whilst editing,
or in the final typeset document ?

Philip Taylor
Ian Balchin wrote:

> I have just started using Texworks, and am preparing a document
> with code examples in.
> I have studied the pdf 'Not so short introduction to latex'
> noting the comments on quoting and note that even that document
> does not show single quotes correctly as shown in my terminal -
> as single vertical dashes rather than in comma style. The
> authors make a note of this even. Double quotes show fine as
> double vertical dashes.
> Whether I do the code examples as texttt or as verbatim makes no
> difference to the appearance of the single quotes, is there a
> solution?

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