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Creating shortcode [duplicate]

I have a document in LaTeX in which I have to use a lot of code over and over again. Is it possible to define this code somewhere with a shortcut so that I can call it up by only using the shortcut in ...
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radix sort tikz [closed]

I want to visualize Radix sort to look like but I can't find a way based on this Thanks in advance
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how to change the algorithm environment?

I am interested in changing the algorithm environment so that the numbered "Algorithm" title appears at the bottom instead of at the top, and also the three rulers (one above the Algorithm caption, ...
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How to make a hbox several lines under the specified place?

Recently I asked How to colourfuly highlight some lines of an algorithm using algorithm2e? I wanted to acheive this effect using the algorithm2e package: Thanks to JLDiaz's answer I know how to do ...
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How can I colourfuly highlight some lines of an algorithm using algorithm2e?

I am trying to achieve something like this: This image is linked from this answer. This answer also provides a solution and seems simpler. Both answers deal with the algorithmicx package however. ...
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How to avoid uppercase function name while using Function?

In LaTeX, I want to define a function in my algorithm, following is my code in case: \begin{algorithm}[h] \begin{algorithmic}[1] \Function{BuildPolicySet}{PolicySet PS, CCR ccr} ...
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How can I define a ForEach loop on the basis of the existing ForAll loop?

Is there a way to define new command in algpseudocode based on existing one? In particular, in my document I need to use both \ForAll and \ForEach commands. It turns out that just renaming \ForAll ...
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Incorrect reference to a line in algorithmic using hyperref

I am using algpseudocode and algorithm packages to typeset pseudocode. I also use float, hyperref and caption packages. The problem is that when I reference a line in the pseudocode, the number is ...
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PDF reference links when using hyperref and (`ruled`) algorithm2e

I was testing some links within my produced PDF file and recognized that all of the links to an algorithm (from the algorithm2e package) will jump to the beginning of the algorithm with skipping half ...
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Algorithm2e does not allow nested if

I was trying to put a nested if in algorithm area like this: \If{$isContentMethod(\mathcal{M})$}{ $URI \leftarrow getURI(SubCG, \mathcal{M})$\; \If($URI \in ...
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Suppress line numbers in front of 'repeat' and 'until' keywords in algorithmic

Here is my minimal example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage{algorithmic} \begin{document} \begin{algorithm} \caption{Test} \begin{algorithmic}[1] \REQUIRE ...
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How to assign code in table of figures?

Is possible that i can get an alghorithm that was wrote in LaTeX with a package and transform in a figure to be added in list of figures (\listoffigures)?
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How to manage long lines of inputs in function declaration, or inside the code, in clrscode3e

This is a part of my code: \begin{codebox} \Procname{$\proc{\textbf{Connect_two_SamplePoints}}(Graph,S1, S2,connectionCostMat,cost)$} \li \Comment S1 and S2 are sample points \li cost[S1][S2] $=$ ...
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Algoritmic return command = 0

Can you suggest me what is wrong with using return command in algorithms. when I add \RETURN $C to my LaTeX document I get return C =0, what I need is just return C. \begin{algorithm} ...
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How to use the algorithm2e package with IEEEtran class?

The IEEEtran documentation suggests that I should not use the floating algorithm environment of algorithm2e.sty. B. Algorithms IEEE publications use the figure environment to contain ...
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How to define a list of algorithms?

How can i define a list of algorithms similar a list of tables? i need something like \listofalgorithms similar to \listoffigures but with trackable algorithms
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How to format mathematical and programming variables in text?

I am describing an algorithm in a journal paper. In this algorithm I have a few variables. I gave them the same names as in my source code (C++ source of the algorithm, not LaTeX source). So I have ...
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Reduce the line number font size of pseudocode?

I have learned from here on how to reduce the font size in the pseudocode. The last thing left for me is to reduce the line number font size as well. The following is my MWE, and it seems that ...
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How may I remove \EndIf and \EndFor in algorithmicx?

For space consideration, I wish to condense my pseudocode. I find it a bit annoying to me to always have a \EndIf or \EndFor at the end of every block, especially when inside the block only lies one ...
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Pseudocode: \Function vs. \Procedure?

The title says it all. What is the difference between a Function and a Procedure? When should I use which?
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How to use dotted line to make indentation clearer in algorithmicx? [duplicate]

I wish to indicate clearly when a block starts and ends with "enclosing lines" in addition to the indentation. I understand that I can do it with algorithm2e like so \begin{algorithm}[H] \SetLine % ...
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Vertical loop/block lines in algorithmicx with 'noend' option

I am using the algorithmicx package to write an algorithm. However I am using the noend option: \usepackage[noend]{algpseudocode} Is there anyway to get vertical lines for each block of code? This ...
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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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How to see the Steps number in an algorithm

In below algorithm I have used the package \usepackage[linesnumbered,ruled,vlined]{algorithm2e} 1) How do I see steps number after step 2? 2) Is there any command apart from ...
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Splitting Algorithm across multiple slides

I am wondering how to split an algorithm across multiple beamer slides. The algorithm is created using package psuedocode. I tried using [allowframebreaks] but all that did was push my algorithm to ...
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Customizing font used by algorithmicx

I am using algorithmicx to typeset my algorithms in XeTeX. Using fontspec, I set the default font to be Linux Libertine with historical ligatures (e.g., ct, st). Unfortunately, this is also the font ...
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How can I get proper Matlab syntax when typesetting Matlab source code using the algorithm package?

I'm currently using the algorithm package for typesetting Matlab source code in my document. However, the way keywords are typeset doesn't match the Matlab syntax. For instance, \EndFor is typeset as ...
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How to make color from the table Ruffini - Horner Algoritms? [closed]

I Have problem about to make the table ruffini- horner algoritms,and i take a code from this question command for table Ruffini-Horners Algorithm , \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xparse} ...
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Indenting pseudocode

I am very new to TeA, and am having trouble indenting a block of pseudocode within an enumeration. Or perhaps more specifically, the algorithm's pseudocode seems to ignore the enumerations ...
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How do remove equation number in an algorithm

Here is the code. Even I have used the command \nonumber still I can see the equation number \begin{document} \begin{algorithm} \DontPrintSemicolon % Some LaTeX compilers require you to use ...
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How to write this algorithm properly

Here I have attached the current code \begin{document} \begin{flushleft} \begin{picture}(10,5) \put(1,1){\line(1,0){450}} \end{picture} \end{flushleft} \textbf{\textit{Algorithm:}} Curves on ...
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How to place algorithm outside float?

Is there any elegent way to place algorithm without using algorithm environment?
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How to add the algorithm block in textblock

I'm creating a poster and I have a problem to adjust the algorithm block inside of textblock. My code is in below with the packages and the code. \documentclass[a0,portrait]{a0poster} ...
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include algorithm package in latex [closed]

I am using llncs (lecture notes in computer science) class style for my latex file. However, I am not able to include the algorithm package in my file. When I compile my file, I get an error for the ...
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How to exclude some algorithms for \listofalgorithms

I tried with \captionsetup{list=no} but it doesn't work for the algorithm listing. Any ideas? I am splitting alg. over several pages using algorithm2e and don't want the captions of the split ...
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Self-defined Width of the Pseudocode Box with algorithmicx?

This post has beautifully shown how to make the algorithm pseudocode box as wide as one column or two columns. I am now writing a pseudocode with many if layers. So a one-column box cannot suffice. ...
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algorithm2e Command \algorithm already defined

I want to draw vertical line by using \SetAlgoLined, but LaTeX told me Undefined control sequence. Then I add \usepackage{algorithm2e} to the end of my preamble. Then it said Command\algorithmalready ...
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Formatting \listoftables and \listofalgorithms

I need a special format for the \listoffigures and the \listofalgorithms. It should be: List of Tables Table 1: T1.....................1 and respective List of Algorithms Algorithm 1: ...
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Can I locally switch to a 'greedy' justification algorithm?

I'm not optimistic about this since this is a core part of TeX's algorithm, but is there any way to switch to a 'greedy' justification algorithm? That is, instead of working on the paragraph as a ...
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Questions about algpseudocode

I'm using the following packages: \usepackage{algpseudocode} \usepackage{algorithm} but I don't understand what package is algpseudocode, since I can't find the documentation. I have followed this ...
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How to automatically keep the indentation level when a line has to be broken

I'm using the algpseudocode package with two custom commands, \Let and \LongState to handle automatic indentation of (broken) long lines in the spirit of Werner's answer, which uses \parbox to wrap ...
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Algorithm as figure and without italic and bold formatting?

I want to include an algorithm in my latex document, however without printing most of it in italic and all the keywords in bold font like it's done by default by e.g. the algorithmicx package. I like ...
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Alternate row colors (shade rows) in algorithmic environment?

In a tabular environment, one can achieve an alternating color of rows by using the rowcolors command like so: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} \begin{document} ...
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Assignment vs Add to collection in Latex

I am writing an algorithm in latex and don't know how to distinguish between assignment and collection operations. Assignments be written as: A <- B + C But in case of add to collection, I ...
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acmsmall breaks line number alignments of algorithms

I am formatting an article with one of the ACM journal formats: acmsmall. However, when I look at algorithms, I noticed that the lines of my algorithm lost their indentation. This problem does not ...
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How can I change the left and right margins of the list of algorithms?

I am using the algorithm package and have a list of algorithms. How to change the left and right margin of the lists? I'd like both and right margins to be 1pt wide.
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List of Algorithm: add “algorithm” label [duplicate]

I want to add label "Algorithm" to the numbering of list of algorithms, e.g., Algorithm 1. Search Algorithm 2. Sort I tried different solutions found here but does not work. The main .tex file ...
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Indentation missing for algorithm package in documentclass{minimal}

I am trying to get write an algorithm in LaTeX for minimal document class. Unfortunately, the indentation is completely missing. Following is my sample code: \documentclass{minimal} ...
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Which pseudocode package produces this output?

I'm reading a computer science paper right now and I really like the way the pseudocode is displayed. I'm unsure, however, of what pseudocode package this is. Any help would be appreciated. An image ...
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Algorithm for 'Plugging in' Values to Tables

Simply, if I have a table of the form: \begin{tabular}{l r r r r r l r r r r r} \hline {}&{}&{}&$n$&{}&{}&{}&{}&{}&$n$&{}&{}\\ ...