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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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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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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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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the selected document class requires external files that are not available - LyX portable

I'm using LyX portable on windows, and I get this message the selected document class article(hebrew) requires external files that are not avialable. ... the following prerequisites are ...
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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

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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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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Regarding the `book`, `report`, and `article` document classes: what are the main differences?

What are the main differences between the book, report, and article document classes? I am interested in the following: visual differences in the final document; differences in the way the ...
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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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two column article templates

I have been looking on tex.stackexchange and Googling but I can't find a decent two column template. Does anyone know of site or have a template for a two column article style tex file? That has a ...
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How to use fontawesome package with article class, using Sharelatex.com?

I'm using the article class, also worth mentioning is that I use Sharelatex.com. I have the compiler set to XeLaTex. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{fontawesome} ...
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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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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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\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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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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Left align abstract, title and authors

I would like to re-align my title, authors and abstract to the left of the document. The example in this question is basically the output I want, but I do not want to use the memoir environment. MWE: ...
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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} ...
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Add line “Draft: Please do not quote or cite” to the maketitle

I'd like to add a \fbox with "Draft: Please Do Not Quote or Cite" at the top right of my title page which I generate with maketitle. Does somebody know how to elegantly add the line \fbox{\small ...
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Copying title style

I want to know how to have the same title/author and section style as this (link) I tried with book document class and \chapter*{...} [...] \section{..} but it's not the same thing.
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Article signature figure?

What is the correct way to add a signature figure to an article in LaTeX? I need to sign an article by adding the image of my signature under my typeset name. This are the packages and the document ...
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\subtitle doesn't work in article document class

I'm relatively new to TeX but until now I used mostly the beamer class. There I did this: \documentclass{beamer} \title{title} \subtitle{subtitle} \author{name} \date{\today} \begin{document} ...
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How do I add a vertical break after table captions?

I have noticed that in LaTeX, article does not create vertical whitespace after a table caption. Is there a way to make this (and only this) act like it does in report ?
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missing \item with \addtocontents before \section

I'm trying to add short section descriptions in the ToC, which has been covered elsewhere for the book documentclass or with the addition of extra packages. I don't want to have to install any new ...
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To have abstract in the document class revtex?

I had to change my document class to revtex4-1 to be able to have \widetext parameter for one of my equation, discussion about implementation. However, the abstract \begin{abstract}...\end{abstract} ...
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scrartcl without author?

I want to write a cost estimation for my part of a large business proposal, and I just tried scrartcl. My address I put in the top left corner using \titlehead. As it already contains my name, I did ...
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How to add a copy of moderncv footer to an article document class?

I want to create an article document with a footer like the one in moderncv, see image. Does anyone know how I can accomplish this? It doesn't necessarily have to be exactly the same as in moderncv, ...
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Defining an abbreviation for `align` [duplicate]

To save myself some keystrokes, I tried to define an abbreviation for \begin{align} and \end{align} \documentclass[reqno, 11pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath, amsfonts, mathtools, amsthm} ...
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line spacing document class article

I want to have more space between the lines in my document which uses documentclass article. But if I use something like this blog says, it causes following error: ! LaTeX Error: Too many unprocessed ...
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Lettrine in Abstract - Strange Behaviour

Does anyone know why this strange behaviour is happening when using lettrine in the abstract environment in stock-standard article class? The parshape seems to be repeating...??? Here is my code to ...
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footnote rule on cover page

I have a document with a cover page and foonote. I would like to add a rule above the foonote. What is the way to do this? \documentclass[english,titlepage]{article} \begin{document} \title{ddd} ...
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Different TileWallPaper on right and left side

I've A3 page layout, which is divided into two A4 paper layout. Currently there is same "TileWallPaper" used as background images on both A4 size layout of A3 paper. I'm looking for option to have ...