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italicize the subsubsection in latex

How do i italicize the \subsubsection{Subsubsection} 1. section 1.1 subsection 1.1.1 subsubsection I want the third line i.e. starting from 1.1.1 subsubsection italicize. Please help
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How does \thanks work in LaTeX article class?

I am trying to figure out how it happens that \thanks in the standard LaTeX article class (with no options specified) is typeset with an asterisk for the footnote mark. I got lost trying to trace ...
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What's the right way of making my table of contents fit on the title page?

I'm writing a document with the article class. I have a not-so-short but not-so-long table of contents, which I would like to place on the title page, under the \maketitle. My problem: It spills over ...
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Documentclass “article”, numbering still begins at 0

I am writing an article using LaTeX. As I never used LaTeX before i downloaded a template that i could reuse. First it used \documentclass{Thesis} which required the article to use chapters. However ...
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Is this document single spaced and how can I detect the spacing of any document and what determines the line spacing if I do not specify it?

I want to produce similar appearance as this document http://arxiv.org/pdf/hep-th/0602230.pdf. However, I do not know what the line spacing is. Is this an article and is article default to be single ...
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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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Problem in figure environment in article [duplicate]

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx,amsmath,tikz} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \includegraphics{1.2.jpg} \caption{d} \end{figure} \end{document} By using the above code I am getting the ...
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What is the name of LaTeX's default style and why was it chosen for LaTeX?

LaTeX has a unique style compared to other document formatting applications and style guides. What is the name of this and why was it chosen for LaTeX? Why was the particular Computer Modern font ...
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How to get rid of the page break after the sections? [duplicate]

I am very new to LaTeX and really only know how to use templates. I am making a LaTeX with the document class article that uses \include{} to put in the various sections in and it will start a new ...
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Latex 12pt is different from actual font size 12 on Microsoft Word [duplicate]

I have an assignment which I have written in Latex and I realized the prof has restrictions on Font Size and Font Name. The specification indicates that the document must be presented using "Times New ...
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Titlepage in article class when two-sided

I am having troubles to set up a title page with article class. My problem is same than here, but in addition to this example, I am using a two-sided document. If I add titlepage option here, the ...
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Two separate bibliographies at the end of an article

I would like to write a review article that contains two list of references. One list would be the one from resulted review articles. The second one would be all other articles. I am using TeXworks. ...
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Page numbering only in first page and not in all the document

I am only getting the first page numbered and subsequently it is not numbering the following pages. The error starts after the article title which depicts the abstract and then starts with the text, ...
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Sections in header… How?

I'm trying to write an article in LaTeX (in Texmaker), and would like to have the sections name in the right side of the header. I can find how to do that with chapters in books, but is there a way to ...
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Size of equations

How I can shrink the equations within an align environment ? Here it it my MWE \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[hmargin=2.5cm,vmargin=1cm]{geometry} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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Download tex source from wikipedia article [duplicate]

Like the question says, Is there any way to download a compilable tex source from a wikipedia article? Or maybe a tool that generates a tex source from a wikipedia article.
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Print iteration counter in for loop

I am new using for loops in latex, and not sure if the following is possible. This is basically what I am trying to achieve: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \foreach \x in {a,b,c} { ...
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Why isn't my title showing up?

Note: This question's answer does not apply to my question. I've written just about the simplest .tex file I can imagine: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \begin{document} \title{The Influence of ...
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\thanks command error in MacTex2015

Since I updated to MacTeX 2015, I'm having some issues with the article class. I narrowed the problem down to the \thanks command, but now I can't seem to remedy the error within this distribution. ...
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Get appearance of slides class with sections and smaller title

I use OneNote as a digital white board to teach undergraduates. One of the great features is the ability to draw on top of pdfs, documents, slides, websites, anything. I have a series of notes in ...
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Why is Latex giving this odd output?

This is my code. \documentclass{article} \begin{document} The substance used in this experiment is 1,1-diphenyl-2-picryl-hydrazyl (DPPH). This organic compound is a relatively stable free ...
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Change font size inside only one line of document

My article is written using 11 pt font, but I would like to write a line in bold using a size which is bigger than 11. Here is the MWE: \documentclass{article} % \begin{document} \par ~ \par ...
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line numbering in article class

I want to make numbering line even though they are blank lines in the article class, how can I do with package of lineno? You can wonder why I must numbering the blank line because that is ...
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Page layout standards for academic articles

I have acquired TeX/LaTeX experience to the point where I feel comfortable with controlling different parameters of my document, specifically dealing with academic articles. And I don't like the ...
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Horizontal Line before and after abstract, different alignment

I'm trying to set up a basic .lyx file for my lab reports. I'm now struggling with the abstract: I'd like to put before and after the abstract environment two horizontal lines. So, I did it ...
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Beamer like Sidebar in Article

I would like insert a sidebar (colored with text) on certain page. I searched for a while but couldn't find anything. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{geometry} \geometry{ a4paper, ...
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Insert Pseudo-Code as Figure

this is my first post on tex.stackexchange, so please forgive any violations on proper question-asking. I'm currently writting a thesis about a project that contains a lot of coding. I would like to ...
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How can I make a professional looking article layout?

Elsevier and Springer and other publishers provide latex classes for authors, similar to the standard article class. But those classes don't have the full published formatting, it's just for ...
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Redefining commands in Latex (\section in particular)

A few days ago I asked a question about how to redefine the \section command to be able to write content just after the head of the section with no line breaking: Redefining \section command (I ...
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how to remove half line in twocolumn in first page?

I want half line in twocolumn article but in first page like this first page second page \documentclass[landscape,12pt]{article} \usepackage[margin=1cm,top=1.3cm,bottom=1.3cm,headsep=5mm] ...
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Understanding ptsize options in article.cls

When the 10pt, 11pt and 12pt class options are used with the standard LaTeX classes everything works as expected. Except, if I put two of them in the class' options I would expect the last given to ...
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Why does \maketitle remove my footer? [duplicate]

I had a nice footer that I used for a letter, and wanted to reuse it in an article in which I want to include title, author and date as well... Now I find that if I include the title, author and ...
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Referencing subfigures with subfigure package

I'm kinda new on LaTeX and I have a little problem. I'm using the subfigure package and trying to reference my subfigures with \label{key}, but appears "(??)" when I do that. Here's the code: ...
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How to add “Appendix” as an ToC entry (documentclass: 'article') before the appendices without a pagenumber

I have tried to add "Appendix" in my ToC between the main work and my appendices. I also don't want any page number to be displayed for this ToC entry. So far I have managed to bodge in an entry ...
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What is the width of the standard paragraph indent in LaTeX's article class?

If no changes has been made to the settings of indentation of an article class LaTeX document, what is the width of the paragraph indent? texdoc article in the terminal opens the Standard Document ...
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What is the typical location of Table of Contents in a typical TeX article? [closed]

I am doing a sample article to demonstrate my knowledge of (La)TeX in order to obtain corresponding credit, so there is not much context or meaningful content for the article except that I am doing it ...
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Remove header in fancyhdr with new sections

I'm writing my thesis in LyX with the article class. I want my headers to have the "Section X. " except for the pages where the new sections start. Is there any way to do this? My current code is as ...
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\empheqlbrace autoscaling problem with dukedissertation document class

I am using the empheq package to group equations organized using the align command. If used in an article document class the left brace automatically scales wonderfully to group equations organized ...
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Are table captions expected to be placed below the tables in the article class?

In the article class, is table caption supposed to go below the table? Common practice in academic writing is that table captions should go above the table; does the article class (I checked also ...
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Any suggestion for CV template with Pdflatex typesetting ?

I am creating a document with PDFlatex typesetting and article document class. I want my CV to be included in this document. Does anyone have any template which is modified for PDflatex and Article ...
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Drawing a triangle

I want to draw a triangle (with the package TikZ). I don't know how to draw the line, which links the BC points. I know I have to use these commands: +(a,b), ++(a,b), (a:b|-c,d). Unfortunately I ...
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Reference in table of contents without section number

How can I make the Reference visible in the table of contents without numbering it? I use the document class article. So far I have been using \usepackage[nottoc,numbib]{tocbibind}, but this numbers ...
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How to set up authors in LNCS template?

I would like to setup the authors and emails in a LNCS paper, but I dont find what is the correct way to do this. I tried this: \author{FirstAuthor LastName, Second Author LastName} The problem is ...
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Adding figures on first page of documentclass article

I'm using the default article documentclass for a document that is just supposed to hold the accompanying figures for a paper. This is what I'm doing: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Section-wise Table of Contents for Articles [duplicate]

Is it possible to have a section-wise Table of Contents in the article class?
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How to add components to \maketitle?

The \maketitle function for articles and reports proves useful, but the format required for my situation is different from the standard Title that is given. I am using LaTeX from MiKTeX on Windows, ...
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Decreasing space between title and body in scrartcl

Here is a MWE using scrartcl. If I just have a title, and no subtitle, author, date, or any of that other stuff, is there a clean way I can decrease the space between the title and the body, here ...
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Is there any difference in the default text alignment between document classes book, report, article, and so on?

I've come to the question if there are differences in the text alignments regarding the document classes. I'm trying to justify a text in my whole document (report). Reading question I came to the ...
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Change section command in article

In the document class article how do I change the command \section to behave exactly like the command \chapter in the document class book? i.e. write Chapter # and then the title and also leave some ...
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Table ref not displaying in PNAS format

I'm using the PNAS two column style (pnastwo.cls). As per the answer here, I need to wrap my text in the article environment to have it actually display in two columns. However, this makes it so that ...