From: Eric Kouris <styren@wa...>  20040229 09:45:04

Christopher Heckman wrote: >"Eric Kouris" <styren@...> wrote: > > > > Christopher Heckman wrote: > > > > >"Eric Kouris" <styren@...> wrote: > > > > > > > > I'm using the AMS package and I would like to use the \newtheoremstyle > > > > command to produce theorems with the bold numbering. The example file > > > > thmtest.tex doesn't say how do turn the theorem number from normal > to bold. > > > > > >Try {{\bf 1}}. > > > > Thanks for your help but I don't see how to use it. > >If you're numbering the theorems manually, this will give you a bold 1. If >you want a bold theorem number with automatic theoremnumbering, you'd >probably have to go in and change amsclass.tex itself. > > > My question is how do you use set the arguments in the command > \newtheoremstyle > > > > The file amsclass.dtx gives the following description but not a > single > example :((( > > Which argument do you change to have bold theorem number? > > > > > > % #1 > > % \newtheoremstyle{NAME}% > > % #2 #3 #4 > > % {ABOVESPACE}{BELOWSPACE}{BODYFONT}% > > % #5 #6 #7 #8 > > % {INDENT}{HEADFONT}{HEADPUNCT}{HEADSPACE}% > > % #9 > > % {CUSTOMHEADSPEC} > >Try checking the following page (I googled for newtheoremstyle, to find >this link): I should have try it first! Shame on me! >http://www.stat.umn.edu/~charlie/amslatex.html#theorem > >It looks like you get a bold theorem number (but not theorem name) by using >{\thmname{#1}\thmnumber{ {\bf #2}}\thmnote{ (#3)}} as CUSTOMHEADSPEC. >More explicitly, try: > >\newtheoremstyle{boldthmnum}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{\thmname{#1}\thmnumber{ {\bf > #2}}\thmnote{ (#3)}} Precisely what I was looking for! You're much more helpful than the AMS support team :) Thanks again! Eric Kouris 