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Abstract page of babel[magyar] undefined

I am working on a document that uses a custom class. I want to change the class so that it would use the babel[magyar] instead of the english version. However, when I try to do so, I get the ...
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Abstract title space

How to diminish the space between text and abstract title? I'm using \usepackage{abstract} \usepackage{titlesec} packages and have such styles for header spacing and abstract font size: ...
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How to adapt IEEEconf layout settings

I am a beginner in LaTeX so I was trying out the bare_conf.tex provided by IEEE which uses IEEEconf.cls. I am trying to use this as a template for writing my own paper. However the specific details ...
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How to change the font size of the abstract in KOMA-script?

More obviously, the following does work: \addtokomafont{abstract}{\footnotesize} Less obviously, the following does not work either: \usepackage{etoolbox} \patchcmd{\abstract}{\footnotesize}{}{}{} ...
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Adding an \abstract{…} makes all figures shift to the right: how to fix [duplicate]

Adding an \abstract{...}, makes the figures shift to the right unwantedly (even outside of the supposed text boundaries). How to fix that wonder? Lot's of fixes can be found, but the best answer ...
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Single acronym not being displayed in glossary

Bit of an odd one, I have a glossary that is printing out my glossary and acronyms using the command \printglossaries. This works fine mostly for every single acronym apart from one. The Acronym in ...
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Abstract with custom width

I am writing a report in which the page margins have been specified as \usepackage[left=3cm,right=3cm,top=4cm,bottom=3cm]{geometry}. But for one particular section (namely the Abstract), I want the ...
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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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Header/Footer formatting on Title page

I've spent the best part of an hour trying to make a footer/header on my title page and I'm getting so frustrated, any help appreciated. I just need my university name at the top and my supervisor at ...
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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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How can I change my abstract font to text terminal (texttt) including the section title “Abstract”

I have a document with an abstract. \begin{abstract} \texttt{ blaa blaa } \end{abstract} The abstract text appears as texttt as expected. How can I make the heading, i.e., the ...
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\end{abstract} conflicts with arabtext package

I am using elsarticle Everything was find before I used \usepackage{arabtext}. When I compiled to PDF, I got the following error message. And if I type "s", everything became fine again but I ...
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Abstract same indentation as rest of sections

I want my abstract to not be indented ( or the to be aligned center) is there anyway I can align my abstract to the left to match my sections? For instance by abstract is quite centered and the rest ...
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Why don't I get a default APA-abstract and appendix?

I'm sorry, I'm still very new to latex. I'm writing a psychology report right now and I need to write an abstract. I guess the right setting for abstracts in the APA format are already included in ...
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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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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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Abstract and title together on one page

My current setup looks like this: \documentclass[titlepage]{article} \usepackage{blindtext} \title{The important role of ducks in CSI teams} \author{Masi} \begin{document} \maketitle ...
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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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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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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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How to rename Abstract title in Memoir? [duplicate]

I'm trying to customize the Abstract of a memoir document using the following command: \renewcommand{\abstractname}{Executive Summary} The problem is that it actually has no effect. How can I ...
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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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Lineno - numbering abstract's lines.

The package lineno.sty is not numbering my abstract's lines. Any suggestions? Thanks. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{amsart} \usepackage{indentfirst} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{showkeys} ...
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How can I place a one-column-abstract in a two-column document?

How can I place a one-column-abstract and after that two-column-section in a LaTeX template?
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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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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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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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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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Keywords not showing up using journal template

So I am submitting a journal article to Elsevier, and using their template. However, I am unable to get keywords to work. I am replacing the dummy words with mine, but none of it is showing up. Can ...
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Show Abstract Title in Latex

I'm using a latex template given to me to write up a project I'm writing. However, above the abstract, it does not explicitly show the title "Abstract" which I would like it to do. The document is 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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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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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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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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metaUML class diagram: set some methods as abstract in an abstract class

I usually found the answer of my questions in StackExchange or over Internet. But this time I can't. I look for a lot yesterday and I didn't find a solution. Recently I started to use LaTex, and I'm ...
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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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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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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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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 ...