A LaTeX thesis preparation template including a LaTeX package of the same name, and helper macros to create a look and feel that is influenced by the guidelines of E. Tufte.

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remove blank pages from ClassicThesis

I am using ClassicThesis in LyX. I have problems with the autogeneration of blank pages in the template. At the moment a blank page is inserted infront of a chapter if the chapter would have started ...
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Page numbering in lower right corner (classicthesis)

I'm using classicthesis 4.1 in LyX to write my thesis and I need help with the page numbering. How do I force the all page numbers to stay at the lower right corner?
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Classicthesis citation style (author,year instead of numerical)

I'm using classicthesis 4.1 in LyX to write my thesis and I need help with natbib's citation style. I can't seem to change the natbib numerical citation style to (Author et al., XXXX; Author2 et al., ...
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Move chapter number to chapter title in classicthesis

I'm using classicthesis 4.1 in LyX to write my thesis and I need help to relocate the chapter number. The top half of the image shows what I have The bottom half shows what I want:
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Add a list of appendices to classicthesis [duplicate]

I'm using classicthesis for my dissertation. By default the TOC begins with "List of Figures", "List of Tables", and "Listings", as can be seen in the Contents.tex source file. As per university ...
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latex classicthesis :: change the start location of the table of contents

I'm using classicthesis for my dissertation. By default the TOC begins with "List of Figures", "List of Tables", and "Listings" as can be seen in the Contents.tex source file. I would like the TOC to ...
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Package xcolor Error: Undefined colors “Maroon”/“Royal Blue” when master has PDF included classicthesis 3.1

I am using classicthesis 3.1 in Lyx 2.0.6. When I include PDFs in the master document, I receive the following error: ! Package xcolor Error: Undefined color `Maroon'. See the xcolor package ...
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Bibliography after each chapter - classicthesis - LYX

I'd like to insert a bibliography for each chapter associated to different .bib files. I'm using the classicthesis for LYX which has a unique Bibliography.lyx in the appendix. I have tried with ...
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classic thesis lyx language problem

What changes (in the tex-configure file i guess) should i make to use this package in greek language? when i export it to pdflatex the text is gibberish. i think this is the relevant part ...
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Problem with classicthesis and small caps

Obtaining the example code I tried compiling the classicthesis example documents, especially classicthesis-book.tex. Therefore I copied the directory to my home folder with cp -R $(kpsewhich ...
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multibib with backref in classicthesis

I have an issue (maybe two) with multibib and classicthesis. I want to use two .bib files and use the package backref in order to show "cited on …" in the bibliography. If I do not use the ...
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how to debug a backreferencing problem

I am using classicthesis package version 4.1. Also I am using the bibliography style file, abbrvunsrtnat.bst, posted here. I have a problem with using back-referencing. I have more than 70 citations ...
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backreferencing in classicthesis package does not work [closed]

I am using classicthesis package version 4.1. The following is an example of the problem that I have with back-referencing. The resulted document does not have back-referencing in the bibliography ...
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Problem in enabling back-referencing in classisthesis package

I am using classicthesis package version 4.1. In its manual it is written: If you want to use backreferences from your citations to the pages they were cited on, change the following line from: ...
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Problem in compression of multiple citations using abbrvunsrtnat.bst [closed]

I had a problem in modifying abbrvnat.bst to have unsorted abbreviated reference list using natbib. Many thanks to @Marco Daniel for his great answer. He perfectly solved my problem by creating ...
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Font size of subscripts too high in classic thesis template

The font size of the subscripts is too high in my formulas if I use the classic thesis template. Here an example: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{classicthesis} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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How to redefine \d within classicthesis?

For some unknown reason the following produces an error in classicthesis: % at the beginning of classicthesis-config.tex \renewcommand{\d}{\mathbf{d}} \begin{document} $\d$ \end{document} The ...
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Problem with classicthesis package loaded in scrlttr2

Why the following code does not compile? How can I fix that? \documentclass{scrlttr2} \usepackage[american]{babel} \usepackage{classicthesis} \begin{document} Test \end{document}
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scrheadings and longtable alignment problems [closed]

I'm using classicthesis for my work and have a few large tables in the work. I like the option of having the chapter and section name at the top of the page so I use the \pagestyle{scrheadings} ...
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\cparttext{} in arsclassica/classicthesis

I just starting typesetting the first part of my thesis proposal using Arsclassica/Classicthesis. Classicthesis provides the command \ctparttext{Where you can put some informational part preamble text ...
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In LyX with classicthesis.sty, cross-references to Chapters don't work

I am using classicthesis with some minor (I think) edits. I have child documents for each chapter. Everything renders fine apart from cross references to chapters which pdflatex renders as ??
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ClassicThesis, Lyx and reference ordering?

I am writing my PhD thesis with ClassicThesis, in LyX under Linux. Everything is working perfect... until I noticed that the order of apperance for my references is off. For example, the first listed ...
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Hyphenation in classicthesis graffito

I am using the classicthesis package and the graffito side notes it provides. However, I'd like those side notes to be properly hyphenated, even though I think they were not intended to be by the ...
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Font shape `T1/fvm/m/sc' undefined [closed]

I am a newbie in latex and I have recently stumbled across the amazing classic thesis template. I have been trying to understand what the following warning means: LaTeX Font Warning: Font shape ...
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Classicthesis - Multiline section headings do not work

I am using classicthesis for my thesis project. Some section names are very long and either go into the right 'padding area' or are split into multiple line. Often this creates ugly word hyphenations. ...
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Problem with accented characters in ClassicThesis template

I've just downloaded the template for ClassicThesis in CTAN and I was trying to use it writing some spanish text. I've only changed the title and name of the document (in the classicthesis-config.tex ...
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Alignment of TikZ object [closed]

I'm using the classic thesis style by André Miede. As I have to import a lot of Matlab plots, I'm using matlab2tikz. In the LaTeX document, I want the TikZ object to act like a normal jpg/png ...
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How to include chapter number in equation numbers

I am trying to change the equation number style in classicthesis package. I followed the answers given in here but it does not affect the equation style. I want to include the chapter number in the ...
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How can I change the chapter title bold in the table of content?

I am using classicthesis package. I want to add boldface to the font of the chapter title in the table of content. In the FrontBackMatter/Contents file, I add the following code: ...
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Problem in starting the PDF from the first page

I am writing a document, which has several chapters, using the classicthesis package, which can be downloaded in this link. I compile the .tex file and create the PDF. When I use Adobe Reader to ...
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How can I restore LaTeX standard font for math equations in a sty file?

I am using the style file for classic thesis, which can be downloaded in this link and can be viewed in this link. I like everything about this style file except the font used for math equations. How ...
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Big number of the chapter

I'm writing my master thesis and I would like to change the number of every chapter with one bigger: I tried to use the package "classicthesis" and it does what I want, but I would change the style ...
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How does one change the babel language with the ClassicThesis style?

It's all in the title. The issue is simple, I just wish to change the language so that I can type in french using babel. The original languages are ngerman and american. I just want to replace the ...
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Appendix with mostly tables—problems with floats and longtable

I am sectioning my appendix with \chapter and \section, I sometimes have to add some text sections and then the following table is placed after the next page. I don't know how to prevent these table ...
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Multiline title vertical alignment using classicthesis and arsclassica

I would like to align the 2nd line of my title to have the same baseline with the chapter number. What I have now is , but I would like to have instead. I found that the tweak in How to get ...
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Small letter in section using classicthesis

In most cases the default classicthesis section style gives no problem. But, there is some sections in which I need to customized the section font style. For example, \section{Fe\textsubscript{oct2} ...
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Customize TOC (colors) of classicthesis

I am using classicthesis as a template for my thesis. The thing is that I want to put a different color for the chapters on the table of contents. Example: CONTENTS 1 Introduction (on color ...
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ClassicThesis Changing the font to computer modern

I am super sorry for this question as it is very basic and probably answered many times.. I really like the ClassicThesis format a lot! However, I am not really a big fan of the Palatino font for ...
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Remove Marginpar from Classicthesis 4.1

I am searching for a safe method to remove the \marginpar feature in classicthesis. My corrector would rather have the text use the whole page. I am not that firm in LaTeX, so I tried to simply remove ...
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Classicthesis in Chinese?

I wish to compile my dissertation in the beautiful classicthesis. My setting: Mac OX 10.6.8, TeX Live 2012 + LyX 2.0.5. I am able to work and produce document in Chinese elsewhere including in book, ...
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Undesired coloring of \graffito{…} in classicthesis and arsclassica

Is any of you familiar with the classicthesis and arsclassica packages? I am using them for my PhD thesis, they are great, but I encountered a minor problem. classicthesis defines the \graffito{...} ...
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ClassicThesis TOC headlines

Why the headlines in the TOC are in \normalfont and not in \spacedlowsmallcaps as the rest of the document? How can I make it \spacedlowsmallcaps? \documentclass[% headinclude,% ...
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Theorems in classicthesis with \spacedlowsmallcaps as headerfont

I am using the classicthesis package and would like to add custom Theorems and Proof styles. I am also using the amsthm package. Page 10 & 11 of the manual for classicthesis show a sample code in ...
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How to adapt classicthesis layout to B5paper and Linux Libertine

Question says it all: I am using classicthesis with XeTeX to typeset my PhD thesis. I want to use B5 paper size (176 × 250 mm) and the beautiful Linux Libertine font. I'm wondering how to calculate ...
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Classicthesis chapter number gets black

The chapter number is black, but it should be light gray. I have not modified anything in the layout files and have downloaded fresh one. Has anyone got a clue where I can change to adjust the color ...
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Trying to do graphical decorations in “ClassicThesis style”

Is there a way to obtain an effect like the page below? The gray tones of the effect in the page below are uniforms but I would have different tones among the various shapes. The main gray tone should ...
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How to move chapter number in classicthesis class

I am using classicthesis for my thesis. In each chapter LaTeX puts its number, but I need to move it. Here you have an screenshot example, in this image I wish to move "4" number to the left.
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Matrix notation in ClassicThesis

In Classic Thesis Style Guide, the author suggests to not use bold fonts. For vectors an alternative is arrow \vec. If I don't want to use \mathbold, what is the best alternative to mark matrix in ...
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Add algorithm label to list of algorithms

I'm using the classicthesis package along with the algorithmic package. I'm trying to get the list of algorithms to look the same as the list of figures/tables etc., but cant find a way to make it ...
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Formatting list of custom floats in classic thesis

I am writing a document using classicthesis package, where I have some algorithms written with the clrscode package. I used package float to create a new float named "algorithm". However when I print ...