# [texhax] issue with writing commands in LaTeX

Reinhard Kotucha reinhard.kotucha at web.de
Fri Jun 25 00:40:32 CEST 2010

On 25 June 2010 Hina Khalid wrote:

> Hi,
> I want to write \ in latex but it considers it as command start
> lets say i want to write ' \dots ' as it is in my document I cant
> figure how to do that. If I use verbatim environment it makes a new
> paragraph of it, which I don't want.  What should I do?

\verb!\dots!

and ask again if it doesn't solve your problem.  I used an exclamation
mark as a delimiter in the example above.  But you can use any other

http://www.tex.ac.uk/cgi-bin/texfaq2html?label=verbwithin

Regards,
Reinhard

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