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Documentclass Standalone - Outcome with rounded corners

Is there an option that the result/ whole document of a standalone file has rounded corners? Just like rounded corners for tikz nodes.
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Document type “book” and sections/chapters [closed]

I am using the class "book" for the first time. I am not sure if a code I copied is causing the following or this class type, but my problem is that there's a header on every other page saying ...
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How can I add phone number for corresponding author in elsarticle style

Following the Elsarticle template, they provide the way to add corresponding author as below. %% Title, authors and addresses %% use the tnoteref command within \title for footnotes; %% use the ...
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\figure creating vertical space

I have the following problem: say I have three paragraphs of text, and there is an \figure command between the second and third paragraph. If the graphics float is put somewhere else (say, at the top ...
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Use upright font (no italics) with svjour3 (springer)

I cannot find how to do that automatically for all the theorems in my latex document with the class svjour3 (provided by Springer). I use amsmath too in my document.
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Converters between formats in different journals [duplicate]

Often, a paper is submitted to a journal, rejected, then sent to a different journal. Each journal has different style guides. In theory, changing the style should be as easy as changing the document ...
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Cannot use \usepackage with custom document class “ws-srl”

I am having problems with \usepackage using a custom document class. An error was returned whenever \usepackage was used. Please help me. \documentclass{ws-srl} \usepackage{caption} \begin{document} ...
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How to change margins in documentclass thesis

I am using a template for my thesis and I would like to change the margins. Actually, I'm satisfied with all the margins, except the top margin which is too tight. But when I try to use geometry ...
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Why do options listed in \LoadClass not affect?

I have listed dvipsnames (or other options) in \LoadClass with the hope I don't need to specify dvipsnames (or other options) in \documentclass. Apparently this does not work as what I expect. It ...
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Clash between \newtheorem and \documentclass{svjour3}

When I write a \documentclass{article}, if I want to define an environment called Theorem, I use \newtheorem{theo}{Theorem}, then when I write a theorem I use \begin{theo} and \end{theo}. I get used ...
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Revision Control Table for SOP

I am using my own class which was based on class "Book". Now, I want to create a table for revision records. I am thinking of something like: \revcont{}{}{}{}{} \revcont{}{}{}{}{} where each ...
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A way to generate Dynamic command names

I want to save blocks of code/info in a LaTeX file using commands, but I have no way to know how many blocks will be needed. I am wondering if there is a way to create dynamic names of commands so ...
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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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What typeset does LyX use, and how to convert it to AmS-LaTeX (amsart)

I have a document in LyX, and I would like to convert the typeset to AmS-LaTeX (amsart) (if it is not in that form already). What typeset does LyX naturally use? Is there a way to do this directly on ...
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Choosing a Document Class

I'm a high school math teacher and use latex to make all of my worksheets, tests, reviews, and handouts. I haven't really used any other document class besides article, but I know that there are a lot ...
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proposal documentclass problem

I am having the following minimal example, using the document class proposal. \documentclass{proposal} \begin{document} a \end{document} on both my computers I get the following when running ...
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Unable to install res.cls; MaTex 2015, Yosemite, Texshop [duplicate]

So first of all, I know how to install .cls files. In fact, not 30 minutes ago, I successfully installed a class file on a different mac with, as far as I know, the exact same setup as me. So I'm ...
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Patching a command with an optional argument or declared with \DeclareRobustCommand

To re-define a command to contain itself (patching in TeX parlance) you usually use \let. This answer by @egreg says: Never use \let on commands defined with \DeclareRobustCommand or commands ...
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jou class apa6, problem with one column

I have a problem trying to insert an equation cause is too large, so, I use the enviroment multicols, and @twocolumnfalse, but when I run the document, the precendent text its displayed in one column ...
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latex document formating

Hello Does anybody knows how should I do to make my latex document looks exactly like this one Best regards
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Converting .tex to .doc - LaTeX2RTF

As the title says, I've converted an academic paper that I have in TeX that needs to be converted into Word (damn you old-school publishers!). After trying a bunch of programs, I've had the best ...
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Overriding the default font size for custom classes

I'm in the middle of writing a document class (let's call it base.cls) which serves as base class for several other classes I'm writing. The base class itself is based on the article class. By ...
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!Latex error: Option clash for package geometry

Hi I am getting option clash package error where as I am declaring geometry package only once as below: \documentclass{vldb} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage{algpseudocode} ...
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Which LaTeX classes are most widely used for scholarly articles? [closed]

Which LaTeX classes for articles are widely used for preprints (e.g., ArXiv) or journal submissions? To avoid a huge list of class files, only include publisher's properietary class if they are used ...
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Changing header of Questionnaire sdaps

I am new to sdaps and I want edit below header, which was auto generated by sdaps. I was unable to edit this use using latex. I want Add description along with index number like this in to the ...
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How can I re-order front matters (i.e., Title page, Abstract, etc.)?

I am trying to put the front matter of my thesis as follows:Title page, Abstract, Acknowledgements, Table of Contents, List of Tables, List of Figures. But I was not able to edit the class file to ...
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Bibliography in document class aip-cp

I am using the documentclass aip-cp but I am having the message: You have requested document class aip-cp,but the document class provides article. But the document come out nicely. Besides, I am ...
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How can I use this font not only in math mode?

I'm trying to change the font in one text, but it only applied to math mode. I want it in everything. Adding \usepackage{gfsartemisia-euler} should do the trick. The preamble as it is now: ...
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Question about setting up workflow for making LaTeX documents containing mathematics

I want to make notes in the form of definitions, theorems, proofs (of theorems), examples and illustrations ( images ). Each definition, theorem, etc. is an item in a ( virtual ) list. The point being ...
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Typesetting an infinite page

How would I go about typesetting a document which will end up being printed on a long continuous roll of paper. The paper is 21cm wide (a vertical A4 page width) and infinitely long. Obviously I ...
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Latex class for one page document

Which class should I use to write simple documents? With 'simple documents' I mean short documents (about one or two pages) without the indication of author, title and dates. Wikipedia says that ...
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Affiliation affected by document class

I am trying to add an affilliation to my article, using \afill In the first answer here, they use the document class \documentclass[a4paper]{article} While I need to use the document class ...
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Why don't book, report and article provide the same commands?

The popular question Regarding the `book`, `report`, and `article` document classes: what are the main differences? collects many differences between the book, report and article classes. In ...
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LyX 2.1.4 does't load Document Classes after using Reconfigure

I tried to add on the LyX (Windows 10) Layouts folder some .layouts, and after I run "Tools -> Reconfigure" and restarting LyX it doesn't neither the default classes. How can I solve this problem? I ...
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Name of the author vanishes on titlepage

I cannot figure out why everything but the author's name appear on my title page. I use \documentclass[12pt]{uvamath} from my university and \title{Title} \what{Blabla paper} \author{Person} ...
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Classes or styles for a standalone index

I'd like to create a document which is a standalone index (of reviews: the data are the reviewer, the volume and page, and the name of the reviewed item). Organising the data is not a problem (it is ...
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Convert a two-column class into a one-column

I am using tccv document class in order to create my academic and my working cv. However, I believe that an one-column variance of this class could be more convenient for my academic purposes. For ...
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Passing details (commands) between two

I'm working on my CV and the covering letter and I would like to compile both documents (two different document classes) in one run (more or less). Either way, I followed the example as shown in this ...
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How do I reproduce this document theme?

It seems to me very similar to the default Beamer theme. I like it very much and wish to produce article with it too. What should I do to reproduce this?
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File `sdaps.cls' not found error

I'm new to SDAPS. So after I followed the tutorial I tried with my own simple .tex file: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \begin{document} \title{Operating System MCQ Paper} \date{\today} ...
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In what directory should I store my new LaTeX template?

I just downloaded the elsarticle document class. In the unzipped directory, there are .bst files, .tex files, a .sty file, a .pdf file, and a very unhelpful README. Where should I put these files in ...
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Paragraph ended before \@float@Hx was complete - problem inserting figure [duplicate]

I'm using a custom .cls (provided by my university) for thesis writing. I discovered that otherwise valid figure code (copied from other documents) doesn't work. Here is a full, simplified example: ...
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6x9 document class?

How do I explicitly define my documentclass to be 6x9 (i.e., typical book style)? \documentclass{article} %Russian-specific packages %-------------------------------------- \usepackage[T2A]{fontenc} ...
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Difficulty with the acronym package

Having a problem with the package acronym and the class file that my school provides. Not sure how to provide a MWE since I think the issue is tied up with the custom class file the university ...
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Creating a class file vs using packages

In my limited LaTeX experience, I've always found that I can accomplish what I want by just using the relevant set of packages, even for more complex formatting. If I were to try and create a ...
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TIKZ with the siamltex1213 class

pdflatex does not work with siamltex1213 class as mentioned in this question. Also TIKZ does not work with this class as mentioned in this comment. Are there any workarounds for using TIKZ with the ...
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Inherent issues in a resume template

I modified the resume template found here. I am facing the following issues: The bullet points are in the middle of the two lines, I am unable to place them directly before the beginning of a ...
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Titles not vertically aligned

I am writing a text using a class file designed by my university. This class file, however, does not allow for lists of symbols, so I am trying to modify it slightly in order to insert one. The class ...
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Algorithms and amsart

Basically, I have copied the code from answer to this quesiton, for I have to translate some words. I have only changed documentclass from article to amsart. \documentclass[11pt]{amsart} ...
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english-greek language in tccv document class

I am using tccv document class in order to create my cv in Greek. For this reason I mainly have two questions: (1) is it possible to print my name in Greek but leave "curriculum vitae" in English; (2) ...