{algorithms} is about the presentation, numbering, and layout of algorithms or pseudocode in documents. Popular packages are algorithms, {algorithmicx}, {algorithm2e} and {listings}. For questions about the specific package, use the appropriate tag instead.

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algorithmic package, get rid of algorithms numbers

My question is about algorithmic package. I have an algorithm which I called A1. \begin{algorithm} \caption{\bf A1:} \label{algorithm-A1} ... I have something like this: Algorithm 1 A1 How can ...
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Add algorithm label to list of algorithms

I'm using the classicthesis package along with the algorithmic package. I'm trying to get the list of algorithms to look the same as the list of figures/tables etc., but cant find a way to make it ...
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How to prevent indent on \listofalgorithms?

How can I prevent the \listofalgorithms from being indented? I tried everything I could find on the internet, but the index of my algorithms refused to be aligned along with the title. Here is a MWE: ...
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Line numbering in algorithmic

I want to change the first number of the line numbering in my algorithm, but how is it done? This is my example: \documentclass[12pt]{beamer} \usepackage{amsmath, amsfonts, amssymb, amsthm} ...
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3 Algorithms in the same column with algorithmic

I have 3 algorithms that I want to be displayed in the same column of a 2-column document. They are all slight variations of each other, so it is important that they be displayed right next to each ...
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Undefined control sequence when adding math comment to \WHILE

I'm pretty new to (La)TeX so please forgive me if this question is stupid :) I have an algorithm that is typeset with the algorithm and algorithmic packages. Then I have this in the algorithm: ...
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Package algorithmic [closed]

So my problem is whenever I try to use the algorthmic package, it gives me an error related to citations! And when I comment out the algorithmic block, everything works fine. I read somewhere that ...
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Can't manage to use algorithm packages

I'm trying to write some simple pseudocode but I just can't get it to work. It's pseudocode from another paper and I want to change it a little and put it in my paper. This is the pseudocode I want ...
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Add line before Begin algorithm 'Début' [closed]

This is a follow-up question to Option in the algorithm with Latex. This is my algorithm: \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage{algorithmic} \begin{document} \begin{algorithm}[H] \caption{My algo} ...
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How to localize label using algorithm and algorithmic packages

I am writing a paper in Italian and I need to include pseudo code in my latex document so I am currently using the algorithm and algorithmic packages. At the top of every algorithm the label Algorithm ...
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Phantom malfunction in algorithm caption

I am trying to use \phantom in the context of an algorithm caption. I am using the algorithm and algorithmic packages. \phantom will work properly in normal text in my document, but not in a caption. ...
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Increase the indent in an algorithm [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Indenting lines of code in algorithm This is my algorithm: \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage{algorithmic} \begin{document} \begin{algorithm}[H] \caption{My algo} ...
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Option in the algorithm with Latex

This is my algorithm: \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage{algorithmic} \begin{document} \begin{algorithm}[H] \caption{My algo} \begin{algorithmic}[1] \STATE instruction 1 \STATE instruction 2 ...
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The option vlined with algorithm

Please i ask if it's possible to add the option: [vlined] withe the package \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage{algorithmic} This is my example: \usepackage{algorithm} ...
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Increase Spacing in an algorithm

Please, how can i increase spacing in an algorithm, between instruction 1 et instruction 2 ? \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage{algorithmic} \begin{document} \begin{algorithm}[H] \caption{My ...
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Package Algorithmic in French

I use \usepackage[section]{algorithm} \usepackage{algorithmic} to create an algorithm, I'd like to change "algorithm, begin, end while ..." to French. Is that possible? This is my example with ...
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Package algorithm to use

Please, what package can i use in latex to have the model of algorithm in the figure ?
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Translate the caption label “algorithm” in algorithm2e [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Renaming Algorithm to Heuristic in algorithm2e package i want to get the caption label "algorithm" translated into my language, so that the caption is like: Algorithmus ...
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Floatrow package causing missing algorithm lines

Hi I started using floatrow and noticed that it is breaking functionality of my algorithm code, both the algorithm header and footer have disappeared. Here is a picture of before and after: Here ...
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Generating a box inside algorithm in beamer

I would like to create two boxes (or two frames) and one arrow which goes from the center of right side of one box and do half a circle and point on the other box. Below is an example of code: ...
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\caption* does not work properly [closed]

I have a problem with using the command \caption* (from the caption package) together with the algorithm environment. Instead of parsing the \caption* as a single command, it is parsed like \caption ...
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Writing Pseudocode in LaTeX

I cannot seem to get any of the LaTeX pseudocode packages to work correctly on my computer. For example, if I run this block of code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{algorithm}% ...
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Add label/link to a line of an algorithm

I am using the algorithmic package to write algorithms. I want to have a link to the line of the algorithm like I can do to formulas using \label and \ref.
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Indenting lines of code in algorithm

I am writting algorithm which has two stages. How can I indent code for stage one and for stage two? \begin{algorithm}[H] \caption*{my algorithm} \begin{algorithmic} \STATE \textbf{Stage one:} ...
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Is there an algorithm to determine the best layout and font size for a specific screen? [closed]

If I have a 4:3 7" tablet with a 200PPI screen (as an example), could you algorithmically make a TeX template that would be readable on the screen fullsize without zooming? It would be great if there ...
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program package ! Extra }, or forgotten \endgroup

I took the STY files(elsarticle.zip) from the following link - http://www.elsevier.com/wps/find/authorsview.authors/elsarticle#models I am using program package and I want to include the keywords in ...
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Runaway argument in algorithm

\begin{algorithm} \caption{Partial Sum Update Algorithm}\label{alg:usline} \begin{algorithmic}[1] \State $\mathcal{N}^*\gets$ bitreverse$(\mathcal{N})$ \If{$i(s)=0$}\Comment{The $s^{th}$ LSB in the ...
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Adjust the indentation whithin the algorithmicx-package when a line is broken

I have this code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage{algpseudocode} \begin{document} \begin{algorithm} \caption{Minimal Working Example for my Problem} ...
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Order of `float` and `caption` packages in preamble

I am using float and caption packages in my document, and also packages like tabularx, listings, algorithm... that (as far as I know) define floating elements or elements that have captions ...
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Functions with no parameters in algorithmicx

I am trying to write an algorithm using algorithmicxand I need to put a function with no parameters. I use \Function {foo}{} latex produces: function FOO However I need: function FOO() ...
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customizing the algorithmic package: break and loop labels

I would like to add two customizations to the algorithmic package: introduce a new break command and have the possibility to provide labels to the LOOP so that break {label} is clear to which loop is ...
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Creating sub-algorithms in latex using the algorithm package

I want to do something like this (see image below) where I can describe my algorithm in smaller steps or "phases" as this person calls them. I've used the algorithm and algorithmic package before but ...
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Reference algorithmic line numbers using cleveref

consider the following example: \documentclass[a4paper,final]{report} \usepackage{cleveref} \usepackage{algorithmic} \Crefname{ALC@unique}{Line}{Lines} \begin{document} Tests: ...
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algorithm numbering

I am having trouble numbering and referencing algorithms. I want to have the references labeled by the chapter, then within the chapter, such as: First algorithm in chapter 1 - Algorithm 1.1 ...
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How to change listing caption?

I have some listings that contain pseudo-code of algorithms. And I use this: \lstset{caption={Descriptive Caption Text},label=DescriptiveLabel} to add captions to them. My problem is that the ...
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Coloring lines in an algorithm

I am using Beamer for creating a presentation and I am trying to highlight some lines in an algorithm. I am actually using algcompatible. I found a solution here and created a couple of new commands ...
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Which package to use for writing algorithms?

I am looking for a package that will allow me to write pseudocode of algorithms. The pseudocode may include mathematical symbols, like \forall, \in and subscripts. But I would like also to "talk" ...
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How to get proof rules with pseudo-code in them?

I wish to typeset some deduction rules for Hoare logic as sequents with the pseudo-code using the algorithmic package. I have tried using \frac{}{}, but then e.g. if then else gets flattened. I have ...
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Using < > symbols inside algorithmic [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why do the less than symbol (<) and the greater than symbol (>) appear wrong as upside down exclamation or question mark? I have the following code ...
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vertical space after algorithm

I am using the usual algorithm package for a paper. However, LaTeX puts too much vspace below algorithms. I have already reduced \floatsep, \textfloatsep and \intextsep but it does not seem to help. ...
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Pseudocode overflow out of column

I am writing pseudocode using the algorithmicx package in IEEEtran class (double column). My problem is, some of the statement in the code are quite long which I expected to wrap to next line. ...
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label in algorithmic

if I have this code \begin{algorithm} \label{alg:the_alg} \begin{algorithmic}[1] \STATE operation 0 \STATE operation 1 \end{algorithmic} \end{algorithm} I can make a reference to ...
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Algorithmic package for loop and comment at the same line

I want to have the following output using algorithmic package: for i = 1 : z do // number of rows x = 1 end for I use the following tex code: \begin{algorithmic} \FOR{$p=1:r$} // number of ...
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put two algorithm side by side

I want to put two algorithm side by side to gain place in the document, but when I use \documentclass{llncs} instead of \documentclass{article}, the following code does not work (errors): ...
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How to insert algorithm inside multicols environment [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Placing figures inside a two-column document Here is my MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{multicol} \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage{algpseudocode} ...
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Formatting algorithms to gain place in the document

I have two algorithms in a latex document using a class document of one column. The first algorithm take almost one page, and the second one is on the next page. Is there ant way to format this to ...
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Translate “Algorithm” in the caption

This is my code \begin{algorithm} \caption{Funkcija ACO} \label{alg:aco} \begin{algorithmic} \STATE{do something} \end{algorithmic} \end{algorithm} it produces a caption like this ...
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Drawing to indicate algorithms [closed]

I'm looking for one good drawing so as to symbolise algorithms. The idea is to use this drawing like one symbolic icon. Have you some ideas ?
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Algorithm Caption

I want algorithm to NOT show the number in caption. How can i do that? Below is the code: \begin{algorithm} \begin{algorithmic} \caption{ My Algorithm} \IF \ELSE \end{algorithmic} \end{algorithm} ...
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Algorithms package ignores caption package

I'm using the algorithms package in my document to get a floating environment for algorithms to live in. \usepackage{algorithm} I'm using the caption package to make the captions on my figures ...