# Latex base template: remove \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} · Issue # · jupyter/nbconvert · GitHub - latex inputenc utf8

## unicode - utf8x vs. utf8 (inputenc) - TeX - LaTeX Stack Exchange latex inputenc utf8

The simple answer is that utf8x is to be avoided if possible. It loads the ucs package, which for a long time was unmaintained (although there is now a new.

For example, this book uses UTF8 encoding so I have loaded the inputenc may appear below, LaTeX does that automatically where necessary, see §

In current LaTeX release ( and later) You do not need to load inputenc as UTF-8 encoding, equivalent to. \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}. is preloaded into the .