The {article} tag marks questions related to the article standard class and classes which are intended to act as a replacement for it.

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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 ...
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\section coming up as undefined when using sectsty

I have a style requirement for headings. Header 1 = 16pt bold, Header 2 = 14pt bold underline. Font is required to be Palatino Linotype. I got this document shell from a classmate and have only made ...
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TikZ won't support HSB color model hsb in article document class

I'm trying to use the wave color model in a tikz picture using the document class article. When I do, I get the error message "Unsupported color model 'hsb'". Consider the code below. ...
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Single Column Appendix in twocolumn article

My article uses the twocolumn parameter of the article document class. However I want to list my images as a multipage appendix at the end of the document (in a new page) but I want a single column ...
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year is seen twice although i do not write

@Article{38survey, author={Ahuja, Sanjay P and Mani, Sindhu and Zambrano, Jesus}, year={2012}, title={A survey of the state of cloud computing in healthcare}, journal={Network and ...
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One Author Disappeared

I want to list the original author first and then the reviser. However, I totally lost the first author by using the following code. Is there a good way to fix this, please? Thank you! ...
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An empty page appears before the title page. How to remove it?

I have the following code in article class. \documentclass[12pt, fleqn]{article} \setlength{\textheight}{30cm} \setlength{\textwidth}{21cm} \setlength{\parindent}{0cm} \usepackage[margin = 3 ...
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\address and \email. Undefined control sequence

First I tried to find to find similar question but I have failed except in combine class(I don't know this class). This is my code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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Justify and center text

I would like to justify and center text in the following manner: Notice how each line is exactly the same length. How is this done? I am using a documentclass article and no packages.
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Why unbalanced multi columns work with standalone but not work with article?

I want to have unbalanced multi columns for 5 multiple choice options. It means that the last option must not be aligned with the third option. By default multicols makes balanced column in which the ...
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creating a class file : one column abstract in two column article

I am trying to create a latex class file, the thing i want to do is to span the abstract and keywords to two columns like the one in example below. I need help in modifying the code in class file to ...
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Is there an “article class clone” for ConTeXt available anywhere?

I'm trying to get to grips with ConTeXt. It is an interesting system. Coming from LaTeX though, it is quite a significant change. Is there some sort of a ConTeXt template for e.g. a LaTeX article ...
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how to include the Subfig captions below the main figure caption in LaTex?

I am preparing a manuscript for an IET journal. I have used the following packages for figure: \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} ...
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How to solve the Arithmetic overflow problem?

I was making an article and everything was going alright, when suddenly I got an error: The error: Arithmetic overflow. \calc@Acount l.78 ...qwe dqweqwrwf qewrfrQ aRF EFCas drfFR}{62} My article ...
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Convert beamer code to article / book code

I have seen in multiple sites about conversions between exporting a beamer file as an article pdf such as https://github.com/landrieb/beamerarticle-teacher. The issue I have is that I created a lot ...
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Standard article.sty doesn't recognize the \address{} command

When I write articles to journals, I always use an already given template where I can put relevant information about the authors such as the addresses and e-mails. But, for the journal that I am ...
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Loading symbol from mathb font does not work when document class is amsart

In this question I found out how to load a "double prec" as a single symbol. For some reason, this code does not work when the documentclass is \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{amsart} Minimal ...
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Article document class make subsection headings italic and remove boldface [duplicate]

How can I make only the subsection headings italic and remove boldface in article document class ?
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References by category (Journals, proceedings)

How can I print references by category in \documentclass{article} using natbib? for example articles, proceedings,...? Thanks I am new to LATEX and searched a lot. I appreciate if you can help me. I ...
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Right-to-left languages as Abstracts on IEEE article

fellows. My concern is about getting different languages in an IEEE document, the following code is working, but I need to get Arabic and Hebrew abstracts too, the issue is getting appropriate ...
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Add affiliations to the authors' name in the article class

I am using the \documentclass{article} to write an article. how can I add the affiliation to the author's name like the following picture? And, this document class has a date under the names. Can I ...
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How can I put page numbers on my title page and abstract without it starting the numbering over?

I'm writing a report for a class and I've run into a bit of formatting trouble. I'm trying to put page numbers on every page per report instructions and that includes the title page and abstract. I've ...
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Latex template for an article from a popular (science) magazine

I'm looking for a good latex template that is similar to those of popular (science) magazines. Think NewScientist, or Time magazine. Its for writing an article concerning a technical subject (IPv6 ...
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Problem with title when adding new articles

I'm trying to add several articles in a documentclass{article} in order to create a journal. I have this code in the \metadata (before \begin{document}) to create a big title in the article: % ...