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{abstract} is about customizing or creating abstract environments.

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How can I put colon in a abstract and justify it?

I need something like this (with colon, justify it and capital letter): ABSTRACT:xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx ...
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abstract appears in mactex but not in texlive for achemso package [closed]

For preparation of a communication for an ACS journal I am using the achemso package and the following header \documentclass[journal=jacsat,manuscript=communication]{achemso} Then, after defining ...
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Abstract with heading to the left: abstract package broken?

I try to get the abstract heading set to the left and the package abstract seems to provide this functionality. But the pdf contains the characters "centerflushleft" and the abstract title is ...
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Creating acknowledgements page like abstract has same page number

I am using hyperref and the report document class. To create an acknowledgements page that looks like the abstract I have \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt]{report} \usepackage{hyperref} \title{My ...
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How to get abstracts of referenced works as mouseover texts in the generated pdf?

For a BibTeX entry, there is a field called abstract into which the abstract of a work can be entered. Including the abstract as plain text in the compiled document for every reference in the BibTeX ...
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How to add line number for the last line of abstract? [closed]

I'm writing a paper and line numbers are needed. I've used the \usepackage{lineno}, and add \begin{linenomath*}\end{linenomath*}around abstract. However, there is no line number on the last line of ...
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Left aligned Abstract

The following is an example code. I want to make the title of "Abstract" left-aligned. And how to change the size of "Abstract"? Thank you for answers! \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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Two abstracts needed in apa6

I am supposed to write a manuscript based on apa6. Unfortunately I am located in Germany, so my professor wants to have 2 (!) abstracts - one in English ("Abstract" - as implemented in apa6 already) ...
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single column abstract in an article and delete date below title

I am using LyX to prepare my journal for publication using article style. I use double column article. When I choose abstract from left panel, the abstract turns out to be in left-column in double ...
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Undefined control sequence \begin{abstract} but abstract appears

I'm using a customised (not by me) document class called geogthesis to produce my Geography PhD thesis. When I compile the file I get an error saying: Undefined control sequence. [\begin{abstract}] ...
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Abstracts in different languages on the same page

How to place 3 abstracts (English, French and Arabic) on on the same page? I tried to put them in a single page, but it does not work : \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} ...
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Adding \paragraph sections inside abstract package's onecolabstract environment

I am having trouble using \paragraph{} inside the onecolabstract environment. The desired goal would look something like this: \documentclass[twocolumn]{article} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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Abstract environment: interaction between hyperref and acronyms in ettauth.cls

I am submitting a paper for a journal that uses class ettauth.cls. Inside abstract I use some acronyms with the help of acronym package. I also load hyperref package for the cross-referencing. With ...
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“Abstract” in caps font for article class

I'm submitting a paper that must be written using the article class. But I prefer the way the word "abstract" in the all caps font I've seen in some papers. Is there a way to replicate this? Here's an ...
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How do you put in a graphical abstract?

I tried adding figure environment inside the abstract area but it generates an error. How do I add a graphical abstract as well as a textual one?
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Include Abstract & References page in ToC using tocbibind

The code below will print a table of contents that lists the Contents page, section and subsection. The contents page itself is on page ii, and the abstract should come before it, but it doesn't ...
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Book option of the combine document class

I included a MWE (a main file and three articles) that uses the combine class with book option. There are two problems. The formatting process creates the LaTeX Error: Environment abstract undefined, ...
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Change abstract page position to top in report format

My document type should be report and I need to start my abstract at the top of the page. But with the below code, the abstract is centered on the page. What do I need to do? (I cannot change the type ...
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Dedicated ToC page

Currently I'm using: \documentclass[twocolumn,notitlepage]{article} \usepackage{verbatim} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{subfigure} \usepackage{amssymb} ...
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Change linewidth for the whole document, while keeping fancyhdr wide?

Somebody noticed that \abstract changes the linewidth for the whole document (here). The problem was the syntax: with correct syntax as below this is avoided. \begin{abstract} This is an abstract. ...
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Summary for parts of one book

I would like to write little summaries at the begining of each part of one book. How do you do that ?
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How to get the abstract title to runin

We have written a style class file and I need the abstract to be in a special format to the rest of the report. It ought to look like such: Abstract - text text text... But with the current ...
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Why is my abstract starting from the middle of the page?

I am making a scrreprt document with an abstract right after the title page. Everything works fine except for the fact that the abstract title and paragraph start in the middle of the page... Does ...
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Inserting abstract into book document

I am trying to insert a abstract into my document as shown below, this gives me an error 'Environment abstract undefined'. I have used this format a few times without this problem occurring, I believe ...
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Abstract and titlepage

I compile my code and the abstract shows up before the titlepage, but I want it after the title page. \documentclass[12pt, oneside]{report} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \geometry{letterpaper} ...
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Can I make apa6 \maketitle not print an abstract?

\documentclass[man]{apa6} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{apacite} % PAPER SPECIFIC \title{Example Paper} \author{C.J. ...
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Preventing page break in \documentclass[twocolumn]{article} after \author{}

A page break appeared between \author{} and \date{} after I added the \twocolumn[] section. The \twocolumn[] section was added to achieve a single column abstract in the twocolumn document. How can I ...
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How to format title and abstract?

I want to change margins(or tabulation) for title(and abstract) and put abstract between two lines. How to do it? The example of formatting I want to produce - example ...
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Change abstractname [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Change caption name of figures How to change the name of document elements like “Figure”, “Contents”, “Bibliography” etc.? I'm using the book class in my document and I ...
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Page abstract in the end of my document

\begin{document} \include{Introduction} \include{Chapter1} \include{Chapter2} \bibliographystyle{plain} \bibliography{biblio} \include{Abstract} \end{document} I have a question: I added the ...
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Abstract not on a separate page

I'm writing a scientific paper for my university. The page after my table of contents I would like to start my document with a abstract, directly following with the first section. As far as I know, ...
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Problem with abstracts in the jams-l document class

I am preparing a submission to the Journal of the American Mathematical Society, and I'm using the jams-l document class. However, the abstract always appears after the body of my article text. Anyone ...
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Can an 'Abstract' parameter be passed to pandoc to create a latex file? [closed]

Similar to $title$, $author$, and $date$, is there an $abstract$ parameter that one can pass to a latex file from the title block? Example: \begin{abstract} $abstract$ \end{abstract}
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Multi-page one-column abstract in a two-column document

I'm making a two-column document, but I need a one-column abstract. The code: \twocolumn[ \begin{@twocolumnfalse} \maketitle \begin{abstract} ... \end{abstract} \end{@twocolumnfalse} ] doesn't ...
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Subdividing structured abstracts

I am trying to produce a structured abstract, i.e. with subdivisions. For that purpose, the \paragraph command would produce the perfect output since I would like no line break after the subtitle of ...
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Including abstract reduces the number of pages [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: The abstract environment changes the \linewidth for the whole document I would like to know why when I introduce an abstract to my paper of (article type), the number of ...
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achemso single-column-abstract and Helvetica captions

I am currently writing a paper with the achemso style package, as required by the American Chemical Society. I can produce the very nice two-column format by just doing ...
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Fonts in Abstract

I am using AMS Latex Article template and I have this problem: The word "ABSTRACT" in the abstract section is, by default, all capitalized and not bold. I want to change that to bold and capitalize ...
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placing in the same page two abstract in different language

I'd place in the same page two abstract section.One created using my own language and one in english language. If I tried this: \selectlanguage{italian} \begin{abstract} \lipsum[1] \end{abstract} ...
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delete page number in cleardoublepage [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to remove headers and footers for pages between chapters? I created a document using \documentclass[12pt, a4paper, twoside, openright]{book} ...
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Define abstract environment in book

I want to define an abstract environment for \documentclass{book}. Therefore, I copied the relevant definitions from report.cls from here into my preamble. But it doesn't work. Where's the problem? ...
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Missing abstract with amsart class

I'm not very good at LaTeX but I've been using it to write my dissertation. Have just come to the end and trying to format everything correctly. Whenever I try to put my Abstract paragraph into the ...
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centering vertically the abstract element

How can I put at the center of the page the element abstract?I put it in a blank page but it is at the top. I would center it vertically.any idea?
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Changing the font size of the heading

I am writing a report (\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article}) which has an abstract in the beginning. I am using \usepackage{abstract} to write it. Then I am using \begin{abstract} ... \end{abstract} ...
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Remove “abstract name” in abstract (cyr)

In Remove "Abstract" title from Abstract people were able to remove the abstract name from abstract. I downloaded an article template with colored fonts from HowToTeX.com, changed it a ...
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How to add the title of a page to the table of content?

I am trying to write my abstact which is obviously a part of my thesis. However, when I use \chapter{Abstract} <text of the abstract> Its give me "Abstract" as the title of the page. But ...
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Abstract with light background color

Is there a way to add a background color to the abstract? I tried various combinations of \colorbox and the \begin{abstract} ... \end{abstract} environment, but nothing worked. I use the current ...
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Chapter title and abstract in the same page

I'm writing a report and I need to write an abstract for the chapter after the chapter title in the same page. How can I do this?
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How do I put keywords after abstract in amsart?

I'm using amsart and want to place keywords after abstract but amsart places them in the footnote. Does anyone know how Ι can override this? An example of the code I've been using: ...
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Headings of 2nd abstract page in KOMA

I'm writing my thesis with scrartcl, using the KOMAoption abstract=true. My abstract has two pages, and while on the 1st page, the pagestyle is empty, on the 2nd page of the abstract all the ...