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Subfigures on multiple pages

I want to have three figures that are each large (taking a full page each) be labeled as Figure 1.4 A, Figure 1.4 B, Figure 1.4 C, etc. rather than Figure 1.4, Figure 1.5, Figure 1.6, etc. I ...
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Marking angles in a parallelogram congruent using TikZ

The following code is compiled to display a parallelogram with opposite sides marked with "|" and "||" to indicate congruence. I would like to mark the eight angles at the vertices similarly. I want ...
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Chnage counter style for caption

I want to make numbering in caption right-to-left. For example Change in the caption: شکل 01 to شکل 10. The reason I want something like this is I am working with right-to-left language and I can ...
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matlab2tikz image too big

I exported a graphic using the matlab2tikz function but it is too big. I need to fit it in a page, center the image and also rotate it 90 degrees (landscape to portrait). The last part I already ...
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\endhead in tabulary: “Undefined control sequence. \end{tabulary}”

I am using the packages tabulary, booktabs and longtable. However when using \endhead I get the stated error. \begin{tabulary}{\linewidth}{RRRR} \toprule $U$ [kV] & $\lambda$ [$10^{-11}\,$m] ...
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Where does TexStudio get its citation autocomplete list from?

Using \usepackage[backend=biber]{biblatex}, I can reference an external .bib file using \addbibresource{foo.bib}. In TeXStudio 2.9.4, autocomplete will provide me with a list of citation keys when I ...
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using the soul package with equations

I use the soul package to highlight some changes in my documents for review purposes. However I can't get it to work with equations (or other environments for that matter). Basically I create a ...
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LaTex Error: Environment equation* undefined

I am trying to work on a Poisson problem (BVP) which looks like the pic above. However, when I executed my codes as below, the compiler showed that "LaTex Error: Environment equation* undefined." ...
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Changing the output of \ref depending on the position of the corresponding \label

My document contains parts and sections. When I refer, for instance, to the section I.1, I would like \ref to output 1 when it is located in part I, and I.1 otherwise. Thus, I would like my document ...
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Why does \renewcommand not overwrite \includegraphics from tikzscale?

I have the following tex code \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{tikzscale} \usepackage{filecontents} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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I can't make what I type to pdf

I can't make pdf I type this : ‎‎ $‎E(‎\frac{1}{2}‎\Phi ‎+‎\frac{1}{2}‎\Phi‎‎\prime ‎,‎\frac{1}{2}‎\Psi ‎+‎\frac{1}{2}‎\Psi‎‎\prime‎)\leq ‎‎\frac{1}{2}E(‎\Phi , ...
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Centering two line caption in memoir

I'm struggling to center my two line captions. I'm using memoir and I want the second line to be the reference to where I got the figure from. I'm using the following code for the figure: ...
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Force hyphenation for a word beginning with a digit

What is the best way to make LaTeX hyphenate the word 9-dimensional. Currently I have a case where it produces an overfull line without hyphenation. Adding \hyphenation{9-di-men-sional} doesn't work ...
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why hyperref link text border(box) doesn't have uniform size under Xelatex

I found that the same code under different tex engines gives different hyperref link border(box) size, see the minimal sample code below: \documentclass[UTF8]{ctexart} \usepackage{hyperref} ...
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How to number chemical reaction separately from mathematical equations? [duplicate]

While writing part of my dissertation, I need to number chemical reactions separated from mathematical equations. I checked chemscheme, but it seems not what I'm looking for. I need to numbering of ...
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How to modify pattern of dashed line to not start/end with a space?

How can I force the pattern of a dashed line to be shifted/modified in such way that it does not start/end with a space? Simple example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} ...
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Tikz: axis overlays markers

I am creating a simple graph having plots with markings. I use the decorations.markings library to create markers with a uniform distance between them. However, the markers close to the borders of the ...
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Latex bar graph PGFPlots

Im trying to create a bar plot but something doesn't go quite right the bar plot is sort of scrambled and i can figure out where it goes wrong . Here is what is have ...
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Exclude a line of text in a tabular environment

I have this problem: inside a framebox there is a line of text which should not be a part of the tabular enviromnent because it widens the first tab. Here is the code \documentclass[12pt, ...
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remove quotation marks in the reference titles using longbibliography of revtex

I am writing a paper and for the bibliography I need to use revtex4-1 which produces the reference as: Author list, volume, page and (year). I need to add the title of the reference in there after ...
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How to increase resolution of a picture in tikz?

While trying to draw a parabola in tikz I used Geogebra. But the resolution of the picture is doesn't come out to be that great as is the case in using directly tikz. The code that Geogebra generated ...
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How to draw dashed horizontal line in sequence diagram using pgf-umlsd?

I am drawing a sequence diagram using Tikz. I first tried tikz-uml, but it has some issues which I asked about in another question. I am now trying out pgf-umlsd, but it lacks the support for the ...
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Resizing images based on DPI and display size

I find that my pdfs are exceedingly large, since I use many high quality pictures in them. To automatically reduce the quality, I found this question [ Can pdflatex (or any tex package) automatically ...
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“pages” useless backref in the end of bibliography section compiled with pdfTeX 3.1415926-2.5-1.40.14 (MiKTeX 2.9)

Got an odd misprint at end of thebibliography enviroment, how to get rid of it and don't get an error with too many citations. Having only five of them I got an error of compilation "File ended while ...
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Make blank page after Table of Contents empty/plain

I am preparing a document using the twoside class option. The end of the Table of Contents falls such that an blank page is inserted so that the following section (List of Figures FWIW) falls on an ...
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Examdesign spacing in two column

Long multiple choice questions (with graphs) are causing formatting issues, where the question runs off the bottom of the page and is not visible. Deleting the images seems to resolve the spacing ...
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seqsplit error: \SQSPL@scani has an extra }

I created some commands to allow me to easily handle Japanese text in Latex. Recently I added seqsplit to automatically break lines, as Japanese text is handled as a single word due to the lack of ...
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Adding blank page

I am new in LaTeX and I am writing my thesis with it. My problem is when a chapter ends up to an odd number, automatically a blank page is added. But it doesn't work for an even page number I tried ...
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Wrong superscript positioning with xelatex and alternative font

Trying to change the math font with xelatex, I used the following commands: \usepackage[cm]{sfmath} \usepackage{mathspec} %\defaultfontfeatures{Mapping=tex-text,Scale=MatchLowercase} ...
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Language conflict between bohr and babel [on hold]

This weekend I updated my MikTEX 2.9 installation and installed packages. To my suprise I promptly received an error message when recompiling a tex file (that previously compiled without a problem). ...
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Install RevTex 4.1 in MiKTeX 2.9

I am having a problem with installing/upgrading the revtex package in miktex. Using the upgrading feature leads nowhere because it seems that the new revtex package was not added on the update list. I ...
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Error when updating texlive 2015

When I want to update packages of texlive 2015 I get this error? what is the problem? tlmgr update --list The locale codeset (cp720) isn't one that perl can decode, stopped at C:\texlive ...
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HowTo: Tikz 3d Plot of an object

Hi I have problem with plotting an integration area. In the x-y-plane the area ist bounded by the polynoms 3x^2-1 and 3-x^2. In z-direction there are the limits z=0 and z=4-x-y. Now I want to plot the ...
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Inserting “evaluated at” vertical bar in TeXmacs for derivatives [on hold]

everyone. Recently, I've started using TeXmacs and apart from some minor difficulties, I find the editor very intuitive to use. However, there's one symbol that I failed to insert no matter what: the ...
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Double backslash or \cr in \newcommand to be used in a table

I have a \newcommand*\mycmd[3]{#1 & #2 & #3 \\} that is used in a tabular environment later, like this \begin{tabular}{ccc} \mycmd{a}{b}{c} \mycmd{d}{e}{f} \end{tabular} But the double ...
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How to insert a large number of authors in IEEE conference

I am writing a paper where are participating more than 30 authors. I am wondering what is the right way to include all these authors in a paper In general I use \author{\IEEEauthorblockN{Author ...
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Compare Variables

I want to have a macro that checks if the string has been used in the previous call of the macro as well. I found some examples here how to create switch structure comparing strings in latex but I ...
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Indentation of a longtable

I have a table without borders, spanning two pages, the text contained in which I want to start with the same indentation as my hanging footnotes. I have a rough solution, but it relies on inserting ...
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HowTo make beamer's \insertauthor all uppercase?

So I was finally able to create a MWE for this one: I am creating my own beamer style which has some areas, where all text is supposed to be all caps. Using \MakeUppercase with the beamer class' ...
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Tikz-UML sequence diagram: how to extend lifeline and shrink vertical space before \umlfpart?

I am using Tikz UML to create a sequence diagram. How can I extend the lifeline of c:C and d:D to match the lifeline length of b:B? And how can I shrink the vertical space before the dashed line ...
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Concise numbering [duplicate]

I am a beginner at LaTeX and I would like to know the answer to the following: If one has references [1,2,3,4] in a document, how does one change it to [1-4], i.e. to club them in the typeset ...
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Why the new changes to LaTeX kernel breaks zref-perpage package?

Consider the following minimal example: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{zref-perpage} \zmakeperpage{footnote} \begin{document} \chapter{Test} \footnote{A footnote} \footnote{A footnote} \newpage ...
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Formatting a paragraph indentation

I am using TeXStudio. Can I please ask how to apply the hanging indentation to a paragraph? For an example, Step 1. I am using TeXStudio to write a thesis. The second line wants to be aligned up ...
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Change citation label using multibbl package

I'm writing a document with two bibliographies, one for references and the other for links. My code is in this format: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{multibbl} \newbibliography{R} ...
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How to make animate package compile with lualatex in texlive 2015? pdfTeX, version >= 1.20 [on hold]

I have installed TL 2015, and switched my makefiles to use lualatex instead of pdflatex. I have some latex files that use the animate package. Now these files do not compile. I get an error ...
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How can I create the synctex file for the LaTeX source?

I deleted the synctex file by mistake and I'd like to know if there's a way to recover it. I want to be able to Ctrl-click in the preview and jump to the corresponding place in the LaTeX source.
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Conflict between option ISO of package txgreeks and \mathcal

When I use the package option ISO to make Greeks italic, I find that \mathcal is out of work. Can anybody help me out? Thanks. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{etex} \usepackage{amsfonts} ...
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Tikz television screen

I've tried to improve my Tikz skills - I've tried to make a simple figure. I wanted to try the foreach function out. But I have some trouble with the arranging of the blocks. Here is the code: ...
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PSTricks equivalent to TikZ

Is there a way to make the grid in \psgrid look the same as the one in the tikzpicture? \documentclass[12pt,pstricks]{exam} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{pst-all} \begin{document} \psset{unit=0.5cm} ...
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Wrong emptyset symbol

Each time i type $\emptyset$ an ugly (if I may say so, I think it's ugly), or rather unexpected slashed circle comes out instead of the (expected) emptyset. I want my \emptyset! What should I do? ...

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