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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Tables and figures slightly wider than text in article class

I have some tables and figures which are (slightly) wider than the text width. This results in them aligning with the left side of my text and going far out in the right side instead of actually being ...
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Adding Biography to a LaTex article

I have been trying to add my biography to a .tex file with \documentclass{article}. Is there a way to do that? Should I use a package for that? \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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Latex equivalent of DECODE (check text and assign number) [on hold]

I've four probable sentences in CSV file. Ex: sentence 1 here , one more sentence, one more sentence added, last sentence. In Latex; I want to print 1 if "sentence 1 here" is present. Something like ...
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xelatex can't find article.cls, but it exists

I have texlive-latex-base and texlive-latex-recommended installed in my Ubuntu 14.04. I am trying to compile this document: \documentclass[11pt,oneside]{ article } \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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multiple tabular environments using siunitx

Does anyone know of a way to create several decimal-aligned tables within an enumerate environment? This is NOT a table, but it is a set of enumerated items with explanations and numerical data ...
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Two tables side by side placed ; need to to align vertical top

I've two table placed next to each other as mentioned HERE Brief copy of code is mentioned below: \parbox{.2\textwidth}{ \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|c|c|} \hline $\textbf{Q\#}$&$ ...
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Lecture notes that include my slides

I like add quite extensive explanations to my transparencies. I am looking for a method that is able to generate both a presentation with slides and some form of lecture notes that include my ...
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mini table of contents in article

How can I make a mini table of contents at the beginning of an article class document to be displayed like this: To appear not at the beginning of the chapter but at the beginning of the article. ...
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Where can I find the manual for the standard class article of LaTex?

I have been looking for THE manual for using class 'article' in LaTex. The official CTAN package site points to some documentation which actually is 'an introduction to writing classes and packages ...
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how can i add title , four author with affiliation in the same line and running head

How can I add title , four author with affiliation in the same line and running head, all together in the top pages, then next pages I need to add again title, abstract and keyword..., section... my ...
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Equal horizontal margins in memoir and article class - not equal if you get out the ruler

I am trying to get equal horizontal margins in a memoir class document. But I can't get the margins to be exactly equal, and this problem doesn't seem to be limited to the memoir class. All of the ...
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Switching from scrartcl to article

I help run a (science) summer camp where participants write up their reports in LaTeX. We have a custom class file that's used to format the reports and make it easier for us to produce a book, ready ...
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Ideas for transposing/splitting a TIKZ figure from A4 article to beamer presentation

Context. I am having this kind of tikzpicture in my article which I would like to include in a beamer presentation : Please note that the figure was simplified, since groupI represents a group of ...
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openright sections in article class

Is there a way to achieve something like openright, but for sections in the article class? The MWE would be somthing like this, real simple: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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Using threeparttable with mn2e class

I would like to use the threeparttable package to include table footnotes in an article that uses the mn2e class. I have used this code from the threeparttable documentation: \documentclass{mn2e} ...
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Deleted date appears in Title page

I am using TeXnic Cener on Windows. My latex document is in article format. Initially, I had the following title page: \documentclass{article} \setcounter{tocdepth}{3} \begin{document} ...
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How to force section to not go to new page in article

I have a document like this: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \include{sect1} \include{sect2} \end{document} Both files sect1.tex and sect2.tex begin with \section{...}. The output pdf ...
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Footer/Header for first page of two column article

How can I add a footer and header just on the first page of a two column scientific article of type \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} and/or \documentclass{article}?
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\maketitle definition on article

I am searching for the definition of \maketitle in the article class. I searched on CTAN but there is a lot of files. I don’t know in which one I can find this definition.
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Customization on moderntimeline

Referring to artcile with moderntimeline, I tried to implement the same. I wish to have the entries which are in the tabular form: To like this(similar structure): But, with the use of ...
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Modifying Section Style modifies the style of Contents in ToC

In the article class, if the style of the section heading is changed, the style of the contents heading in the Table of Contents is also changed. How to prevent this? ...
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Why is there a compilation error? - moderntimeline

I am using article class to prepare my CV. When I went through this, I found that moderntimeline package can be used only with moderncv. So I took only the TikZ code answered by Jake.But I get ...
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Insert text below a figure with Tikz

I am making a newsletter, but I am not expert at all, especially with the new Latex features like 'tikz'. I want a big picture in the first page (the cover), with some written lines at the bottom of ...
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Keywords not showing up using journal template

So I am submitting a journal article to Elsevier, and using their template. However, I am unable to get keywords to work. I am replacing the dummy words with mine, but none of it is showing up. Can ...
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ToC, article class, adding a dot next to the number of section [duplicate]

Similar to this question I would like to add a dot after the section-numbers in my table of content. However I am using the article class for which the solution mentioned in the link does not work. Is ...
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To make chapter bigger in article

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{pdfpages} \begin{document} \chapter{RAA renal hormones} \label{06222014204556} \includepdf[pages={-}]{06222014204556.pdf} \end{document} I get formatting of RAA ...
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macro: repeat a command if new page else do nothing

QUESTION: How does one write a pair of macros that work in 1) beamer class and 2) article class, respectively, such that if it, \macroname{...}, is executed at a point in the code, that point ...
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Article Class: Why Default 10pt? [closed]

A template I have created for doing work uses the article class with the a4paper and 11pt options set. I have sometimes needed to use 10pt instead of 11pt for only very special circumstances. When I ...
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Tabular form wrapped around article [closed]

I have a strange beast of a technical report format for my job that I would like to port to TeX to help formatting. The problem is I'm not sure where to start. The essential problem is this: every ...
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Crop and bleed marks

I'm working with the article document class: \documentclass[a4paper, twoside, openleft, showtrims]{article} I need to print a page that has color on the edges. The people who need to print this ...
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Tufte style table of contents in article class

I want to create a tufte-book style ToC, very similar to how Gonzalo Medina made something in this request: Pretty Table of Contents So far this is what I got: \documentclass[letterpaper]{article} ...
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How can I adjust the position of multiple \vdots after multiple \begin{cases}?

Here's a MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{amsfonts, amsthm, amsmath, amssymb} %===== \begin{document} \begin{multline*} \\ % \text{Text} \begin{cases} AAA\\ AAA \end{cases}\\ % ...
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How to break table horizontally [duplicate]

I would like to know how I can break a table horizontally without reverting to landscape the page. I did not find anything about this issue. In my special case (s. code down below), I would like to ...
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Short horizontal line at the bottom of the first page using \documentclass{article}

Usually, when one uses \documentclass{amsart}, a short horizontal line appears on the first page in the lower left hand corner. If one includes information such as keywords and MSC, this information ...
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How to get beamer-style bibliography (with icons) when using article class and natbib?

I am writing a document in article class, using natbib, and would like to produce a bibliography with icons in the left-hand margin, which illustrate the type of resource being listed. After some ...
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Stop switching content orientation in double-sided article

Is it possible to stop the switching content orientation of appendices when using a double-sided article? I want to keep the same fixed orientation of all figures, but every time an appendix is ...
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Issue with the lengths of the margins in article class in twoside mode

Simply, put the solution to my problem is that for everything before the first section, the odd margin must be swapped with the even margin and vice versa. At the first section, everything must be ...
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Horizontal Rule - reducing the distance

Here is the M.W.E to draw a horizontal line across the page. Now, how do I reduce the space between the name and line. The gap is too high. \documentclass[letterpaper,11pt]{article} \pagestyle{empty} ...
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Makebox alignment and use of Specific font size

The alignment of \makebox isn't proper(uneven on the left and right). How do I fix it? And How to use a specific font size (12pt,11pt) instead of \Large or similar switches. What I require is , ...
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Line break inside \title

This is template for the abstract as we received it from the org.committee. I cannot make line break in the title. I am very grateful in advance for help. \documentclass[A4,10pt]{article} ...
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Modify style of \cleardoublepage

I'm looking for a solution to put on empty pages generated by cleardoublepage a centered text "empty page". What I want is, that all sections open right and I there added a empty page, this page ...
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LaTeX class for typesetting question paper [closed]

I came across the "exam" class for typesetting question papers in LaTeX. I have TeXLive 2013 distribution. The distribution provides me exam.cls file. But my TeXMaker doesn't recognize it. When I ...
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Overfull vbox - text paragraph not page breaking

I've got what seems to me to be a fairly simple article document. The issue is that the first page doesn't break onto the second (it seems until there's a new section or subsection). Whatever is there ...
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how to add conditions inside itemize list?

List mentioned below is having three items. There are four variables : 1] varone 2] vartwo 3] varthree and 4] sub ; which are coming from external CSV file. Item 2 with "Value B" will be displayed if ...
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\thanks creates an empty first page

Problem As I am using the \thanks for the \maketitle command, the \thanks creates an empty first page, with only a footnote reference number 1 in it. I am using maxTeX XeLaTeX to compile. Code ...
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Address and email in article class

How can I typesetting email and address at the end of text(after References) in article class just like amsart class? Does anyone know a macro for doing this work?
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Make ltxdoc class use report as underlying class

The ltxdoc class, designed for documenting LaTeX source files, is based on the article class. Beyond a certain threshold, the documentation may need to be divided in chapters and another class, e.g. ...
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How to put on every page ornament symbol

I would like to use somehow command \eachpageornament to place ornament border on every page of my document. I can do that using that new command on each page, but suppose our document have 200 pages, ...
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White-colored text and black background using the article class

I'm using the article class to generate an exam paper. In this exam paper, I want the subject header to be bold and centered aligned as shown in the picture below: I tried a couple of options as ...
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removing all marks associated with thanks on cover page

I would like to remove the numbering associated with \thanks on my cover page. I use the following command (using article): \documentclass[11pt,english,titlepage]{article} \usepackage{lmodern} ...