{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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Using same font style of an already defined algorithm function in another algorithm

I want to use the same font style of a previously defined function in an algorithm environment when I call it in a different algorithm environment. Below is a minimal working example. I want the same ...
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How to change Algorithm title to something else? [duplicate]

when using \begin{algorithm} in latex for writing algorithms, we will have something like this: Is there any way to have something else like "Procedure" instead of "Algorithm"? Edit: I tried ...
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Bigger rows with fractions in pseudocode

I had previous question how to write pseudocode in latex. I would like to use fractions in pseudocode, but rows with fractions are a little small. Anybody know how to make rows with fractions a little ...
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Define function in pseudocode

Could you help me please how can I write a piece of pseudocode with function in latex? \begin{algorithmic} \STATE $\mathrm{maxWeight} \leftarrow \mathrm{value of e.weight where e has maximum ...
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What is the best looking pseudo code package?

I have stumbled across various pseudo code packages but can't seem to find that's simple and eye-candy and practical. What I'm looking for: Visually attractive structure (eye-candy) ( easy to look ...
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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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Algorithm not showing the end loop statement

I'm using algorithm package for writing algorithms. I'm using following code for generating a loop \begin{algorithm} \caption{My algorithm}\label{alg:myalgo} \begin{algorithmic}[1] ...
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Algorithm: write if-then-return or else-return in one line?

I can easily generate the following algorithm statements using algorithm2e package. As can be seen from the image, return statement (should hold for other statements too) will be placed in a new line ...
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Replacing 'Algorithm' keyword in caption of algorithm2e environment [duplicate]

I want the following to appear: ------------------------------------ Policy 1: APolicy ------------------------------------ while not-an-end-of-doc do read-line; print-line to stdout; end ...
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Breaking up an algorithm into several parts

I would to divide an algorithm I wrote into parts as shown in the attached file This is what I did so far : \begin{algorithm} \caption{Selection algorithm} \label{mpral} \begin{algorithmic}[1] ...
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How to color an entire algorithm environment in LaTeX?

The entire algorithm environment needs to be colored in blue. While this can be done in a report or article environment, I am unable to get it done in the IEEE Journal templates. @Masroor : Thanks ...
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How to format a pseudocode algorithm

I would like to know how to format a pseudocode algorithm like the one shown in the picture below. I would like to see an example of Tex/Latex code that would mimic the style, formatting and design of ...
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Algorithm split in two parts, need to be consecutive - forcing the text bellow

I am splitting my algorithm over two pages, since it is to long. And I would like them to appear one after the other, but If I do it like in the code below, the text coming after the second part ...
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Floating an algorithm?

I'm typesetting an algorithm using the algorithmx package as follows: \begin{algorithm} \caption{\textsc{Whatever}} \begin{algorithmic}[1] ... \end{algorithm} However, I would like it to ...
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How can I make an algorithm environment wider than \linewidth or \textwidth?

I have already tried two things: \makebox[1.2\textwidth][c]{...} which did not work (perhaps missing \item). \redefinegeometry does not work well in this case beacause it’s not on a single page. MWE: ...
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Putting algorithm in minipage

I have the following algorithm. Could any one please let me know how I can put it in a minipage? \begin{algorithm}\small {Start}\; \eIf{A is bigger than B}{ \eIf{if A is bigger than C}{ A; }{ ...
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Algorithmus at caption for Algorithm

I am using classicthesis for Algorithm caption when pdf is generated it write "Algorithmus " rather than Algorithm :
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Springer style for Algorithms in publication

I want to make own paragraphs for algorithms by numbering them appropriately. I do not need any fancy things - white background, no borders and black font are ok. I am trying to write in Springer ...
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Writing an algorithm in LaTeX

I am trying to write an algorithm in LaTeX. I used a for loop inside the algorithm (see attached image), but the problem is that the statements that are below the for loop are not tapped. Why? I ...
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How can I use an align environment or tabbing in the algorithm environment?

I would like to have these expressions aligned so that the kerning and slightly different character widths do not result in an uneven overall appearance. I tried using an align environment within ...
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Graph algorithm

I must make an animation of one algorithm on graph, I must make something like bfs, starting in one vertex and increasing values of other vertices. Then we take another vertex and start once again, ...
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Combination of microtype and algorithm package fails to compile

I try to compile the following MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[activate=true,final,tracking=true,kerning=true,spacing=true]{microtype} % improves font appearance. ...
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Indentation in AUCTEX and algorithmic package

When working with EMACS+AUCTEX I encountered the problem of proper indentation when using the algorithmic package. In this MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{algorithmic} ...
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How can I customise the amount of horizontal space that follows line numbers?

I'd like to increase the amount of horizontal space that after comes each line number in my algorithm (typeset with algpseudocode). Because algorithmicx in general, and algpseudocode in particular, ...
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How to insert algorithm pseudocode in Lyx?

recently I found LyX is good for writing notes. But I don't know how to add a piece of algorithm pseudocode in Lyx environment. Could you please help give some advice? Thanks! How could I implement ...
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How to switch off “figure” in algorithm2e only in certain cases?

Suppose the following situation. Algorithm2e should have the global option "figure", i.e. an algorithm is included in Figures. However we need to switch off this property only in certain cases (to ...
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Numbering Procedure and Algorithm Independently in algorithm2e

I want to use algorithm2e to generate two procedure and two algorithm. The procedure and algorithm may be interleaved with one another, and both procedure and algorithm have their independent counter ...
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Algorithms LaTeX \EndForAll and “Some Blocks are not closed!!!”

I'm new to the algorithm package in LaTeX and need help figuring out how to debug my MWE below, which gives six errors. It look complicated, but half the errors are the same thing and in one case I'm ...
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Different numbering for algorithms and procedures

I am using algorithmicx package in LaTeX to write an algorithm and a procedure in my LaTeX file. I want LaTeX to number the procedures differently, but the numbering is the same as algorithms. Is ...
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How can I typeset code region comments to the left of an algorithm? [duplicate]

I'm looking for a way to add region comments to an algorithm. A comment should appear left of the listing and mark the corresponding code region by, for example, a large curly bracket. Like summaries ...
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What is this typography in this variable?

I am wondering how to get "gamma2" to have the same font as in Doing gamma2 = \Gamma (\alpha + 2) gives the wanted equation, but "gamma2" does not have the font of the example. How can I get ...
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Change style of specific algorithm with algorithm2e

I have the following LaTeX code \documentclass{article} \usepackage[ruled]{algorithm2e} \begin{document} \begin{algorithm} do something\; \caption{Algorithm #1} ...
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How to modify default parameters in the Algorithmic Environment module using LyX?

I'm using LyX together with the Springer Journal LaTeX template to write a document. I'm also using the Algorithmic Environment module to create an algorithm layout within my document. The problem is ...
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Long algorithm doesn't split into two pages

I wrote an algorithm but it is long and it can't fit in one page but my problem is that it doesn't split into two page .. what happen is that a part of the algorithm appears in the first page and the ...
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Is it possible to have connecting loop lines (like algorithm2e) in algorithmic?

I am using the algorithmic package to typeset an algorithm. I would like to have connecting lines between the beginning and end of a loop or conditional like in the algorithm2e package. Is there an ...
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How to make while(true) do loop?

Can someone explain to me how to make this? http://prntscr.com/4y0t4x I've got the two lines done, but I couldn't find anywhere about "while(true) do" loops and also about foreach. This is what I ...
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Split algorithm over two pages in a loop, algcompatible not working, float env. needed

My question before has been deleted, however the answers suggested are not solving my problem. So I want to split a really long algorithm onto two pages, the thing is, i want also the loop contained ...
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Procedure numbering in algorithm2e

When I use the package algorithm2e, I find the algorithms can be easily numbered, but the procedure cannot. How can I number the Procedures in algorithm2e, like Procedure 1, Procedure 2, ... %% ...
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Package algorithm

I am using algorithm package in order to create a pseudocode. But I would like to modify the way it appears some lines. Here is my code: \documentclass[twoside,12pt]{book} \usepackage{algorithm} ...
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How do I include figure or equation references inside algorithm environment in Lyx?

I would like to cross reference figures (and also maybe equations) inside the algorithm environment in Lyx but could not figure out how to do this. Help please?
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Package algorithmicx choking on line numbers

I'm trying to compile the code from this answer: http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/1376/35161 I keep getting the following error: ! Undefined control sequence. \ALG@cmd@2@alglinenumber ...size ...
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Algorithm keeps appearing on the last page of my latex document

I am writing an algorithm with the algorithmic environment and Latex keeps pushing it on the last page, no matter what I do, this is just a short example. \documentclass[a4paper,10pt, twoside]{book} ...
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Claim Check Set From A List of Clients

I don't know that this fits here, but here's my question: I'd like to make a set of claim checks from a list of clients so that they can all be printed together within the same PDF. I'm looking for ...
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How can I typeset function names as they appear in algorithmic environments?

I'm using the algorithmicx package and I'd like to mention a function in common text. Is there a way to do that, or do I have to make a format that mimics the one used in the algorithm (all caps ...
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Trouble creating custom algorithm environment with separate counter

I am trying to create a custom algorithm environment for CUDA kernel code that runs on the GPU, but have little experience with custom LaTeX. It should have a separate counter, be referenced as Kernel ...
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how to adjust this algorithm

I have an algorithm and I would like to adjust it to look good. I have some matrices and some equations, so I would like to put the text in the left not in the center. ...
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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 ...
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How can very long algorithms be automatically split over multiple pages?

I have a very long algorithm than spans several pages. I can not get Latex to make it span across several pages. I know that several questions similar to this one have already been asked, but I ...
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Different line numbers for two procedures in similar algorithm

I have following algorithm with two different procedures (i.e., phases) and want to give separate line numbers to both of them. Can any body help me out please? Thanks... ...
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Changing indentation of pseudocode including line numbers with algorithm and algorithmic

If I have pseudocode as shown below using the algorithm and algorithmic packages, is it possible to indent the pseudocode, including the line numbers, so that it lines up with the indentation of the ...