{algorithm2e} is a package providing a floating algorithm environment with algorithmic keywords.

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algorithm2e and Beamer - How to make algorithms wider with smaller font?

I would like to make the algorithm2e environments wider in a beamer document. Indeed I must you a \scalebox to see all of my algorithm. Is there a way to have wider algorithms with smaller size font ...
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Align comments in algorithm with package algorithm2e

I am using the package algorithm2e. When using comments like this \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,twoside,openright]{book} \usepackage[algochapter,linesnumbered,ruled,lined,boxed]{algorithm2e} ...
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Setting caption/rule width in Algorithm2e algs

Many of the algorithms I have with the algorithm2e package do not extend across the page width. If I use the package's boxruled or ruled options, the result is a box or rule that extends the pagewidth ...
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How to scale algorithm to fit in one frame and centered in the frame at same time?

Originally, the algorithm is too long to fit in the frame. If I use the \scalebox{0.8}{}, it can fit in the frame but doesn't look like to be centered in the frame. Here is the code and output. First ...
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Multicols not breaking procedures in algorithm2e

I'm having a problem with the package multicol. I'm trying to split an algorithm into two columns. In particular, this algorithm is made up by two procedures. Unfortunately, in this particular case, ...
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Adjusting the caption of an algorithm2e code

I'd like to typeset the caption of an algorithm environment such that it is bold, fills the available width of the paper, and neither the caption nor the line numbers encroach into the margins. In ...
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Remove the rule below the algorithm title - using Algorithm2e

I'm using algorithm2e package. One of my algorithm does NOT need a title. If I simply do not type in \caption, there are still three rules.! I want to remove the second rule. Is there any way to do ...
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Weird behaviour of \FuncSty in algorithm2e

I'm using the small capital font \textsc{MyAlgorithm} several times inside my algorithm2e environment as follows: \documentclass[a4paper, english]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amssymb} ...
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Algorithms in front of the text!

I am writing a document using the book class. At some point, I need to place an algorithm in the text. I am using the algorithm2e.sty package to write my algorithms. So, I write ...
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algorithm2e with boxruled gives overfull hbox

I am using the algorithm2e package with the boxruled option to format my pseudo-code. However, I am getting an overfull hbox, which I suspect is due to margin/box conflicts. Does anyone have a fix ...
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No italics in algorithm2e if-clause

Why does algorithm2e typeset the variables anychange and done in italics, and how can I turn this off? How can I remove the semicolon after done in the until-clause? $\textsf{anychange} \gets ...
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'List of Algorithms' title is not all in caps

In my dissertation, I have added a page for list of algorithms, using \listofalgorithms command. However, the title of the page is not in all caps ('List Of Algorithms'), while it's supposed to be in ...
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algorithm2e - Different ending words for switch and case blocks

In the following MWE, I would like the end of switch to be different from the ends of case and other. Is it possible ? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{algorithm2e} \begin{document} ...
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labeling lines of algorithms inside figure environment

I am having trouble labeling lines of algorithms that are inside the figure environment. For example, in the following code the label "\lnl{loop}" gives compilation error. This works perfectly in ...
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Is it possible to change the way a list of algorithms is generated to include the word “Algorithm” before each element in the list?

I've tried using both algorithm2e and algorithmic to generate a list of algorithms, but they both do it this way: List of Algorithms 1 BFS ..... 1 2 DFS ..... 2 ... When I'd like to it to be: ...
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How to change algorithm caption to figure caption ouside of the box?

I'm using IEEEtran with \usepackage[boxed,linesnumbered]{algorithm2e}. I have one pseudocode/algorithm. My caption inside the algorithm environment appears as "Algorithm 1". Since I only have one ...
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\caption outside float. Algorithms

I'm sorry if this is repeated but I'm not able to find my answer. I am using the following code. But I receive the error: ! LaTeX Error: \caption outside float. \usepackage[algo2e]{algorithm2e} ...
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Tocloft customizations not working for algorithm's list

I have been fighting with tocloft to get it to apply some customizations across all the listings, but it seems that they only work for the default ones like "tocs", "lofs" and "lots". For the ones ...
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Squeezing space around algorithm construct

I am using algorithm2e for developing algorithm constructs in my LaTeX document. However, if I want to use [!t] or [!b] to place the algorithm construct in an appropriate place, sometimes the ...
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Misunderstood error with algorithm2e in LateX

I'm using LaTeX for homework in algorithms, but I have an error that I can't solve. I think the error comes from Algorithm2e which doesn't like multiple nested if(?) Runaway argument? { \eIf ...
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Undefined control sequence in algorithm package

I am using Ubuntu 11.04 with TeXmaker and TeX Live. There is a \newenvironment definition in my LaTeX file: \newenvironment{algo}[1]{% \begin{algorithm}[#1] \SetTitleSty{textsc}{normalsize} ...
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Strange errors in MikTeX when using algorithm2e

I am trying to use the algorithm2e package in MikTeX, but when I put these commands: \dontprintsemicolon \SetLine it doesn't recognize them. I do not understand why; I have used these commands ...
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Multiline statements and conditions in algorithm environment

I have an algorithm that I want to write in mathematical pseudo-code. However, some conditions and statements are very long, e.g. "if (a series of relations and constraints hold) do" or "X gets (a ...
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How to have the algorithmicx comment symbol in algorithm2e?

I want to know how can I have the nice ▷ $\triangleright$ comment symbol of algorithmicx in algorithm2e?
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Strange interaction between natbib and algorithm2e

Here's a minimal example. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage{algorithm2e} \usepackage{natbib} \begin{document} \bibliographystyle{plainnat} \begin{thebibliography}{1} ...
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Help me compile this code

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{algorithm2e} \begin{document} \begin{algorithm} \caption{CAS}\label{CAS} {$\sum^{N_{C}}_{i=1}$$L_C$} $\gets$ position of ...
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How to control the caption of algorithm2e by captionsetup?

I want to change the appearance of the caption for algorithms written by algorithm2e package using the caption package. In captionsetup one can easily customize the caption depending on the float ...
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Infinite loop with Algorithm2e

I'm using Algorithm2e and want a loop with no intial condition and no ending condition. Using Algorithmic, this can be achieved with \Loop ... \EndLoop, but I cannot find a similar loop for ...
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How to align text within an algorithm environment?

I wish to duplicate an effect I've seen elsewhere (image below) in which text not necessarily at the beginning of a line is aligned with text elsewhere. I don't know which environment is suitable, ...
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algorithm2e, function, procedure, \par, error

This is fine: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[boxed]{algorithm2e} \begin{document} \begin{algorithm} $x \gets x$\; \caption{Identity} \end{algorithm} \end{document} But this, which ...
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Float positioning [ht] not working for algorithm

I am using the package algorithm2e. I have a document with several algorithms. I use the float position option [ht], but all my algorithms are positioned at the end of the chapter; none at the ...
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how to fit algorithm to line width in latex

the following algorithm exceeded the width of the column: \begin{algorithm}[!htb] \caption{........} \label{alg:BuildMG} %\algsetup{linenosize=\small} \scriptsize \DontPrintSemicolon ...
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Is it possible to change the box rule thickness of algorithm2e

Is it possible to customize the boxing rule width and color of an algorithm2e float? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{algorithm2e} \begin{document} % \RestyleAlgo{boxed} \RestyleAlgo{boxruled} ...
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Errors using Algorithm

When I run the following code, the pdf is getting generated but I get errors. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,oneside,oldfontcommands]{memoir} \usepackage{algorithm2e} \usepackage{algorithmicx} ...
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Implementing indent in algorithm environment

I am using the algorithm environment in the algorithm2e package. What I want is to able to indent various portions. I tried \indent but that is doing me no good. Here is the MWE: ...
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Referencing a line starting with a keyword in algorithm2e

I want to describe parts of an algorithm, by linking to specific lines. I found that the package algorithm2e is great for typesetting algorithms, and it seems it is also able to handle labels. ...
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algorithm2e - Apply commands to content block of IF … THEN … ELSE

In the following picture, I use a verbose but very pedagogical style for algorithms. I would like to automatically use macros that act on the content of block like in the first example but with ...
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parskip is shifting my algorithm

Problem: I am using parskip (only) to add customized space between paragraphs, but the package is shifting my algorithm content to the left. If there is another (clean) way to customize the space ...
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algorithm2e - override defaults

I'm using using algorithm2e package with the following settings: \usepackage[ruled,vlined,linesnumbered,noresetcount]{algorithm2e} But for some subset of algorithms in the same document, I want to ...
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What are these algorithm2e empty warnings?

I am using the algorithm2e package in my paper and for some reason TexStudio is reporting these 2 warnings from algorithm2e.sty which don't have any message or line number. When I enable the Issues ...
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Why does the \LinesNumbered command not work of the algorithm2e package in beamer frame?

I want to add line number from the fourth line, but the \LinesNumbered command doesn't work at all. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{algorithm2e} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Procedure name with small caps in algorithm2e

I know that procedure in algorithm2e only allows captions like \caption{ProcedureName()}. However, I'd like my procedure to appear in small caps: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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Algorithms disappear when I use multicols

This is my code: \documentclass[11pt]{llncs} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{dsfont} \usepackage{multicol} \usepackage{fixltx2e} ...
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Formatting keywords, data in algorithm2e

I am just wondering if there is a way to reference the keyword data outside the algorithm in algorithm2e package. For example, given the example in algorithm2e, if I want to reference \KwData{this ...
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Parameter section similar to Input and Output

I would like to create a "Parameter: ..." section, similar to the "Input: ..." and "Output: ..." sections in my algorithm description. The parameters are global, user-defined constants, known before ...
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verbatim environment inside algorithm2e

I need to output Prolog style inside algorithm2e and It seems that I cannot use \verb inside algorithm2e. How can I use \verb or verbatim for only one line inside algorithm2e in Latex?
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How to break lines in conditions using algorithm2e?

I am trying to (partially) reproduce the algorithm displayed in Figure 4 from NetFlow: Information Loss or Win? My problem is with the multi-line conditions present in the "IFs". I want them to be ...
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How to remove newline character after case statement in algorithm2e?

I don't want any newline character after case statement. How can I do that? This is my code: \begin{algorithm}[t] \SetInd{0.5em}{0.5em} \KwIn{Data $\mathsf{D}$} \KwOut{List of Simple Hints} ...
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Can't use underscore in algorithm2e caption?

I have a LaTeX document using the algorithm2e package. It used to work before I upgraded to texlive (it's the Debian version 2012.20120516-1 -- some snapshot from 2012, if I understand correctly). ...
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cleveref, hyperref and algorithm2e package produce wrong hyperlink (though correct page reference)

I'm using the packages as stated above in their latest version (also oberdiek-package is up-to-date). The following code produces the wrong pdf-link to a float environment (refers to the same page as ...