[XeTeX] Chnese docs: traditional => simplified

Stephen Moye stephenmoye at mac.com
Wed Jun 21 16:56:08 CEST 2006

On Wednesday, June 21, 2006, at 10:31AM, <ahoenig at jjay.cuny.edu> wrote:

>I successfully typeset  a Chinese/English document using (plain) xetex.993 and 
>traditional Chinese characters.  I would like to 
>typeset the same document again, this time replacing the traditional characters by their 
>simplified counterparts.  In TeXShop, I 
>opened the source, selected all of it, and converted from traditional to simplified using 
>TeXShop>Services>ChineseTextConversion tab.  As far as I can tell, this was properly 
>done---I can see the simplified characters 
>in the source.  However, after typesetting, all these simplified characters appear in the 
>output as square boxes.  What am I doing 
>wrong, and how can I fix it?  Thanks!!
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Did you change the Chinese font to one that has simplified characters? I've made that mistake oon occasion...


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