# [texhax] description of text in {\tt }

Mon Jan 26 23:30:50 CET 2009

```Hi Paul,
Perhaps someone more knowledgeable about fonts can give you a better
description, but `typewriter typeface' is fixed width; I often use it when
including programming code.

HTH,
Bob

On Mon, Jan 26, 2009 at 1:36 PM, P. R. Stanley <prstanley at ntlworld.com>wrote:

> Hi there
> What does the text in {\tt } look like? Is it fixed width? The
> definition just says "typewriter typeface".
> BTW, the reason I'm asking the list is because I'm blind and the end
> result of a latex compilation i.e. dvi or pdf isn't very accessible.
> So I can't get the information via my screen reader.
> Many thanks in advance for any help.
> Cheers, Paul
>
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