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I'm currently writing a work in phonology (linguistic) and I naturally have to use the tipa package to type phonetic symbols. I want to choose fonts for the symbols, so I downloaded the tipa manual. The Problem is that the instructions there are Linux directed, and I'm using a Windows 7 OS. If someone can help me choose fonts for TIPA, I'll very much appreciate it.
Last edited by Kotoschow on Sat Nov 24th, 2012, edited 1 time in total.
Do you mean fonts additional to the ones shipped with tipa (in which case I'm afraid I won't be able to help)?
If you're using an up to date version of one of the two main TeX distributions, i.e., TeX Live 2012 or MiKTeX 2.9, they should already be on your system...
Well, I do use MikTex 2.9. So how do I trigger the font I want? When I tried to type a command in the preamble that opens some font, it told me that TIPA is already open with another font. So how do I override it? I tried
Have you tried a simple minimal example like this one:
This should give:
I tried. It doesn't affect the font. So I tried including the
And the error message I got was:
So I added
How can I declare
It works, but the result is not what it's supposed to be. It doesn't look nice like your example.
So what >are< the tipa options? And how do I call them? In the manual there's only T1, 0T2 and T3 as sample encodings, but none of them changes how the output looks like... So what's the idea behind calling fonts?
I am mistaken, actually
Could you run my example again adding
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