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Problems with creating abstract in custom class

I am working on creating a thesis template for myself and others in my lab to use. I have gotten stuck on creating a specialized abstract environment however. As a MWE (well minimum broken example) ...
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How to move the abstract to the left column?

My question is similar to this question, however, instead of a picture, I wish to move the abstract section to the left column, using same document class. Can anyone help with this? The document ...
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abstract is not located in suitable place!

As you can see, the abstract location (in persian we say چکیده) is not in suitable place. What should I do? \documentclass[11pt, a4paper, notitlepage]{article} ...
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Roman numbers in abstract of report class

I want to add roman page numbering to all the pages up to the end of the table of contents, apart from the title page. So I did the following, which works, apart from the fact that the abstract does ...
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Changing Abstract name does not work

Here is my MWE: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{fontspec,xgreek,polyglossia} \defaultfontfeatures{Mapping=tex-text} \setmainfont[Mapping=tex-text]{Liberation Serif} ...
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Align abstract to the left

I have the following two issues. For a university paper, I'd like to realign the abstract to fit with the rest of the page as well as putting the abstract title ("Abstract") on the same level as the ...
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mimic an article appearance

I hope to have the appearance of the article of http://math.stanford.edu/~akshay/research/sp.pdf This is an article. I can make the spacing of title looks like the paper, but have difficulty finding ...
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Placing the abstract on titlepage in custom class

Imagine I want to include my abstract to my titlepage. I would do something like this: \documentclass[10pt,english,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \title{My ...
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Editing Distance between Abstract and Intro in LyX

Here's an example of how I'd like my abstract to appear. Note that the amount of vertical space between the abstract and intro is minor. In my document the vertical space between the abstract and ...
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Prevent Abstract from using a full page

I am trying to prevent the abstract from taking up a full page while also using [titlepage]. LaTeX seems to ignore any non-breaking newlines or other formatting directives and places the abstract on a ...
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How to make Keywords section for IEEEtrans conf. document class TeX file

I need to make below code as the Keywords of my paper in IEEEtran conference document class: \par \textbf{\textit{Keywords$—$}} Please help me with this. Thanks
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latex document formating

Hello Does anybody knows how should I do to make my latex document looks exactly like this one Best regards
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How to put an arabic title in the abstract

i'm using the package arabtex to write in arabic , but for the abstract the output is not printed correctly the command that i've used is \renewcommand{\abstractname}{\RL{ملخص}} and also tried ...
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How to make Abstract in double-spacing [closed]

I am using the Easy Thesis template to write my thesis. I want my abstract to be in double spacing. By default this template has an environment for "abstract" in the class file. ...
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Abstract problem

Whenever I try to copy the abstract it gives me the following error: (Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:α not set up for use w ith LaTeX. See the inputenc package documentation for ...
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Add one more Abstract

I need to add one more abstract page in my thesis. I'm using this model. I need it to be in Portuguese, so instead of being an "Abstract" is "Resumo". I already tried to copy the definition of the ...
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Width of structured abstract in revtex4-1

revtex4-1 offers structured abstracts through a description environment inside an abstract environment. However, this messes up the right margin in reprint mode: \documentclass[reprint]{revtex4-1} ...
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Changing two abstract names in same document

I have a LaTeX document with two abstracts (in two different languages) I would like to change the 'abstract' to another title. I cannot use \renewcommand{\abstractname}{Example} because I need to ...
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Modify revtex abstract

I'm trying to modify the abstract style of a revtex 4.1 document and am running into problems. I'm just using the revtex-4.1 style file for a personal project (i.e. not worried about submitting to a ...
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Keep the word Abstract in the same page as the actual abstract

I am writing a report and i am using a specific .cls file for the layout and fonts etc. The abstract is defined as follows: \newenvironment{abstract} { \btypeout{Abstract Page} \thispagestyle{empty} ...
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Change abstract title in IEEEtran when used with other language [duplicate]

When I use the ieeetran-class with a german babel-package loaded, the title of the abstract automatically gets translated to Zusammenfassung. However I'd like it to be Kurzfassung. The solution one ...
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Package pdflscape has strange indent when including an abstract? [duplicate]

I am trying to use the pdflscape package. When I include an abstract, the indenting on the left margin becomes really large. Here is a minimal working example: \documentclass[letterpaper, ...
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How can you define the Abstract styling in Memoir?

According to the manual for the memoir class the following determines the layout of of the abstract. The typeset format of an abstract in a report or article class document depends on the class ...
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Abstract of a book

I am using format as following: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{book} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{chngcntr} \usepackage{cite} ...
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paper - abstract - manually change the date

In my paper I have a sole page for the abstract. There I state the title of my paper, my name and the abstract. However, it marks also the date. As it marks the actual (today) date, I'd like to know ...
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Change name of abstract [duplicate]

I'm writing a document with and abstract and I've set the language to Spanish, and so the abstract environment displays the word "Resumen" instead of "Abstract". I want the opposite. I've tried ...
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Issue with overwritten abstract in two-column elsarticle [duplicate]

I have a question related to Elsarticle - Abstract two columns wide. I would like an output like the first one in David Carlisle's answer, unfortunately I don't have enough reputation to comment on ...
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Redefined abstract environment aligned incorrectly

In order to prevent the abstract environment from resetting the page numbering, I have redefined the environment as follows \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{report} \makeatletter ...
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Abstract name/title same indent as abstract text

Im trying to make an abstract where the title of the abstract and the text are indented 12.7 mm left and right. So far I have done this for the text but since the abstract name follows the width of ...
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Change “Abstract” Title Name in els Article Class

Good day, I've searched the archives and have tried using \renewcommand\abstractname{summary} to change the name of the abstract, but was not successful. Here's the working example of my code: ...
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Mimicking the title of Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Template

All, My inquiry is hopefully simple enough. I'm curious how I can mimic the title format of the ACM large 1-column format template without actually using the template. Assume I have a basic template ...
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Article abstract affects indent in the whole document [duplicate]

Using the abstract environment in my article seems to affect the whole document in regard to indentation. What am I doing wrong? \documentclass[11pt]{article} \setlength\parindent{0pt} % sets indent ...
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Avoid newpage when using abstract with article class

How is it possible to avoid LaTeX putting an abstract on a new page when using article class and titlepage enabled? \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,titlepage]{article} \begin{document} Some text... ...
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more than one abstract in amsart document

As far as I know, we can write only one abstract in an amsart document. Is it possible to write several abstracts with the amsart template?
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APA6 - class - 2 abstracts

I am working with the documentclass APA-6. I am required to write down two abstracts, one in english, one in german ("Zusammenfassung"). Thus, I need an abstract page and a "Zusammenfassung" page in ...
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How can I modify the page number for abstract in ToC?

I am very new in LaTeX. I am writing a thesis and I need to have two abstracts one in English and one in Portuguese. However, when I try to include them in this way: \selectlanguage{portuguese} ...
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Including abstract makes text smaller [duplicate]

I have a little problem in Latex, which can be easily corrected, but nonetheless I'd like to understand what is going on. Briefly, the problem is that in any document, if I include the abstract, all ...
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How to automatically create a book of abstracts of a scientific conference?

I'd like to prepare a book of abstracts of a scientific conference. I expect to receive about 650 articles. Suppose the articles are all the same document class and all have the following structure ...
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How to print the abstract within the maketitle

Problem 1: I want to use \begin{abstract} abstract text here \end{abstract} coding within \maketitle command. But the abstract text is printed on separate page. How to avoid? Problem 2: I am using ...
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creating a class file : one column abstract in two column article

I am trying to create a latex class file, the thing i want to do is to span the abstract and keywords to two columns like the one in example below. I need help in modifying the code in class file to ...
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How to centering abstract and lines above and below the abstract

I want to do the following: I need one line above the abstract and other line below the abstract. The width of lines should be equal to the width of abstract. The lines should not be larger than ...
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How to create an abstractbook (collection of abstracts) including affiliations

I need to create an abstractbook, which is the collection of about 20 abstracts. Each abstract should be placed on a single page and each abstract comes with its title and a single or multiple authors ...
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Inserting abstract{} changes margins of the page [duplicate]

There is the template I have to use for a papaer and it looks like this: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} %%% for including graphics \usepackage{url} %%% for ...
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How to print the abstract inside the maketitle command

I would like to define the abstract before the \maketitle command but the abstract is printed on separate page. I am using basic article class file. The below mentioned coding i am using in tex ...
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How can I put page numbers on my title page and abstract without it starting the numbering over?

I'm writing a report for a class and I've run into a bit of formatting trouble. I'm trying to put page numbers on every page per report instructions and that includes the title page and abstract. I've ...
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Two abstracts in amsart class

I am trying to add two abstracts (one in english and one in spanish) to an article, one right after the other. I tried: \usepackage[spanish,english]{babel} \selectlanguage{spanish} \begin{abstract} ...
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Modify abstract appearance

there's two tweaks I don't know how to perform: 1. I'd like to remove the small indentation at the beginning of each paragraph. 2. Increase the paragraph break separation. ...
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How to change predefined Abstract?

In the conference paper, the predefined abstract is small and italicized. I can change the size and the position of the Abstract but I can't find anywhere how to un-italicize it. Is there a way to do ...
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I can't get roman page numbering to work for pages before main writing section (e.g. TOC,LOF, abstract etc..) [duplicate]

I would like to make all pages before my introduction (TOC,LOF,LOT,abstract), excluding first 3/4 pages (title page, blank page) to be roman numerals with the first page of my introduction =page 1. ...
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How can i add the abstract and acknowledgment on the same page?

I want to add my abstract and acknowledgment on the same page as they only fill the half of the page in total, so it looks foolish to have them split into two pages. ...