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LaTeX beginner's tutorial [duplicate]

I was recently introduced to LaTeX but I cannot find any resources online for beginners like me. I need a how-to kind of a resource for basic functionality. Pardon my vagueness. I currently have no ...
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New line and paragraph in TeX [duplicate]

I have been a writing a simple program using TeX programming like Hello, World! How are you. \bye I want the two sentences to in different lines but they come in same line. Using \\ it gives an ...
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Good LaTeX book for Math beginner [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Which manuals are on your “TeX Reference” shelf? What is the best book to start learning LaTeX? Any suggestion for a good LaTeX book for a math beginner, ...
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Guide to latex for a mathematician [duplicate]

I'm a PhD math student and I would like to learn latex quickly and effectively. Can you suggest a good book for learning latex (with an emphasis on mathematical typesetting)?
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Getting started with TeX LaTeX? [duplicate]

What are some good resources for getting started with LaTeX? Also, what's the difference between LaTeX and TeX? Thanks!
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Any LaTex-based software for beginners? [duplicate]

I want to learn LaTex language so I can format and use that to compile a nice pdf with descriptive statistics using Knitr in RStudio. Any recommendation?
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LaTeX - Assistance Publishing a Mathematical Theorem [duplicate]

I have a mathematical theorem written in pencil on paper. I am using a handheld device to use the internet. On this webpage - http://annals.math.princeton.edu/submission-guidelines - are the high ...
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What book do you recommend for new Tex users? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the best book to start learning LaTeX? I'm new to Tex. Just downloaded the program for Mac. I'm using TeXShop and I wanted to see if anyone could recommend a ...
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basic intro question [duplicate]

I am a total newbie. I've installed MikTex 2.9. But I have no clue how to actually use this. What I am looking to accomplish is use the "convert" command to adjust pdf documents that I see referenced ...
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Beginner learn Latex? [duplicate]

I'm a freshman and I'd like to start learning LaTeX. I have already installed Miktex and Texmaker. Where/how can I learn how to use LaTeX, Miktex and Texmaker?
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Latex software and guidelines [duplicate]

I need to write a document with Latex and I installed TexMaker. Does anyone suggest any easier tool? And a good documentation since I am finding loads but I need to learn it as quickly as possible.
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Books for Library [duplicate]

Suggestion Required: I want to purchase a set of Latex books (Regarding Typesetting, Beamer, Tables, Graphics) for my library. your expert opinion regarding this matter is required. Note: I already ...
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Any ideas what references (online or books) I can use to get started learning LATEX? [duplicate]

Any ideas what references (online or books) I can use to get started learning LATEX?Thank you in advance for whatever answers you may have...
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How to look up a symbol or identify a math symbol or character?

I know what my symbol or character looks like, but I don't know what the command is or which math alphabet it came from. How do I go about finding this out?
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Why should I use LaTeX?

I have heard a lot about LaTeX, but never used it myself. It is mainly used for typesetting professional research papers. But I am not writing research papers. Is LaTeX for me? If yes, why should I ...

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