How to superscript within a date environment

Steve Litt slitt at
Tue Jul 27 22:07:35 UTC 2021

Daniel said on Tue, 27 Jul 2021 07:34:05 +0200

>On 2021-07-25 07:22, Daniel wrote:
>> On 2021-07-25 07:09, Steve Litt wrote:  
>>> Hi all,
>>> On my book, I used the date environment to write "A
>>> Troubleshooters.Com(R) book, except I used \textregistered. I wanted
>>> the (R) superscripted, and couldn't find ways that didn't involve
>>> math. So I finally put the following in ERT (TeX)
>>> $^{\footnotesize\textregistered}$  
>> This gave me a "Missing glyphs!" error.
>> Without using math, couldn't you insert a superscript (Insert > 
>> Formatting > Superscript) and then \textregistered in ERT (Insert >
>> TeX Code)?
>> Daniel
>I am still a little puzzled what the original problem was. But you can 
>even skip the use of ERT (in the second step I mentioned) and just 
>insert the (R) via Insert > Special Character > Symbol...

The original problem was that I didn't know how to do what you mention
in the preceding paragraph. One question remains: Will what you
reveal in the preceding paragraph also make the (R) smaller and raise
it to superscript? If so, I'll document it. 



Steve Litt 
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