{highlighting} is about highlighting document elements. Use this tag in addition to other tags specifying what should be highlighted.

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ConTeXt : inline code highlighting with t-vim

I am trying to insert code in a ConTeXt document, so I tryed to use the vimtyping module. It works well for text blocks, but not for inline text, since it makes a new line. Here is my MWE: \...
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Create multicolored off diagonals in a table

Is there a way to create the following coloring for a table? (the column and row headings having different colors... this is just the coloring of the "body" of the table) I looked around and it ...
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TeXStudio: redefined newcommand variant has bad error highlighting

I would like to use the following command in my LaTeX code \newcommand{\newsym}[2]{\newcommand{#1}{\ensuremath{#2}}} so that I can easily define new symbols that I often use in my equations, such ...
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Highlighting combination of text and cited references [duplicate]

How can I highlight a text that has cited references in it as well? I am using \hl{} in package soul but it does not work when the text contains cited references in \cite{ } form as well. I appreciate ...
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Customizing latexdiff default (UNDERLINE) output styling

I'm using latexdiff to highlight the differences between two versions of a tex document, using the default style which is UNDERLINE. This style formats added text in blue with a wavy underline, and ...
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changing TeXShop PDF search display preferences

I am using TeXShop 3.59 on a MacBook Pro. I would like to change the colour for highlighting search results in the PDF from light gray to a more discernible colour as I have great difficulty finding ...
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Listings for plain tex

Is there a package to produce syntax-colored blocks of source code in plain TeX ? A listings equivalent ? Or (maybe) some macro to produce a colored tex input for some given source code ? Is it ...
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Highlight differences between character sequences

I have got some character sequences which I need to put into a documentation: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \begin{document} \begin{table}[h] {\renewcommand\...
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How can I color one cell of a table using a tikzpicture?

I want to draw a table, and color one cell in another color. As I'm not that experienced in latex, I found this example: \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{calc,matrix} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{...
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How do I draw a path of grey background through elements of a matrix?

I would like to draw a highlighted path along elements of a matrix, as in the following example (which looks quite ugly as I drew the path manually with Gimp). I know ways of changing the color of ...
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Align \boxed{} equation inside systeme*

I would like to know how can I align a *systeme** environment with only a \boxed{} equation belonging to it. The code I have produces the right system of equations, but the boxed equation is ...
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How to Highlight everything: Text, Tables, TiKZ Pictures

I am aware of Latex text 'yellow' highlighters, however, I am looking for the perfect highlighter, which can simply highlight everything from text, tables and TikZ Figures. Is there a way (for ...
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Highlight subsections below current section, while shade other (sub)sections

I want my slides to show like this, that the current section and its subsections highlighted, while other section and subsections shown but shaded: http://web.mit.edu/rsi/www/pdfs/beamer-tutorial.pdf ...
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Highlight #pragma in code listing using minted

I'm going to give a talk on OpenMP soon and I'm currently preparing my beamer slides. Since a lot of the OpenMP magic happens inside of #pragma instructions, I'd like to highlight those in some bright ...
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Highlight the item in list after uncovering it

\documentclass[xcolor=table ]{beamer} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \title[Your Short Title]{Your Presentation} \author{You} \institute{Where You're From} \date{Date of ...
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minted not highlighting and inserting random characters in code

I am trying to syntax highlight some Haskell code in my latex document. The rest of my document works fine except for one section. I have the \usepackage{minted} command where my other packages are ...
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Highlight changed part of the equation

As a physicist, I often have unhandy expressions and do manipulations on them. One such example is the following: The only thing that has really changed are that the \gamma^0 from the outside ...
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Why did TeXstudio suddenly highlight some commands with red background?

I tried to compile from a .tex file included by master. TeXstudio didn't infere that master.tex, which was also open in Texstudio was the master. I received a lot of error messages, and as a result, ...
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Highlight Text with Background Color

I try to highlight text with \texttt font and background color (somehow like the highlighting on StackExchange: this). I tried with a colorbox, but the problem is that it doesn't support line breaks, ...
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highlight several successive paragraphs, including tables

I want to do s.t. which seems like it ought to be trivial, but I've tried for two days without success (much of the time trying methods I found here). Conceptually, I want to highlight an arbitrarily ...
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Text not wrapping to margins if highlighted with \colorbox

In a test file such as; \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item Short line of text \item Comparatively long line of text to illustrate that latex is wrapping my text ...
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How to highlight elements of a matrix in a formula? [duplicate]

I currently have problems with hihglighting elements inside a matrix. I've red a lot of questions here, my problem is that I have a matrix formula, {N}=[AB]{E} where I would like to highlight parts ...
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Highlight or find locations of bounding boxes

I want to produce documents where every paragraph, equation, and other visually distinct part of the document is highlighted with its own background color (e.g. equations are highlighted in blue, ...
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Highlighting First Occurence of Word. Making it Case Insensitive

first time asking a question. I'm implementing egregs answer from this question: Highlight First Occurrence of a Particular Word %%% Code to set up special term treatment \makeatletter \newcommand{\...
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Customising Syntax Highlighting in TeXmaker

I'm wondering if there is any way to add new syntax highlighting patterns to TeXmaker. I've been using TeXworks for years and I love that special characters $ & { [ etc. are highlighted ...
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Indentation issues with highlighting cell using tikzmarkin

I am trying to eliminate offset/indentation issues when using tikzmarkin to highlight regions of a table. \documentclass{beamer} \RequirePackage{booktabs,colortbl,caption,tabularx,chngcntr, tikz, ...
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How can update this code for print number with different colors?

I have this code for highlight the diagonal, the first row and the first column with different colours! (This code has been build from egreg on this community :-D in a past question) \documentclass{...
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highlight a node in tikz

\begin{frame} {Family work up } \begin{tikzpicture}[level 1/.style={sibling distance=5cm},level 2/.style={sibling distance=2.5cm}] \node {Patient}[edge from parent fork down] child { node {...
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Latex highlighting error for lstinline

it has been quite a while that I have this problem and I have searched everywhere online and couldn't find a solution. The problem is latex syntax highlighting doesn't work after this line: \...
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highlighting of \begin{} and \end{} in TeXworks

I previously worked in TexShop, where I could for example click on '\begin{enumerate}' and the corresponding '\end{enumerate}' would be highlighted in the same colour. The same went for math mode, ...
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How to set up beamer to grey out past items but hide future items?

I know about beamer's feature \setbeamercovered{invisible} and \setbeamercovered{transparent} to hide or grey out upcoming item's . But is there some way to have past items greyed (transparent) and ...
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Setting style for Python docstrings in lstinputlisting environment

I am using the listings package for source code in my LaTeX document. I am trying to set the style for docstrings in the Python programming language: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{listings} \...
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How to highlight accented characters in pdflatex?

I tried using soul package and hl{word inside with an accent such as é} but they simply can't be rendered in pdflatex. I tried lualatex or xetex and it worked, BUT on the downside a lot of other ...
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\cshade makes an empty line after, How can I fix? [closed]

How can I fix the space added after it? \newcommand{\tccheck}[1]{{\cshade{yellow}{#1}}}
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Highlight the upper or lower triangular portion of a matrix

I previously asked this question here, but now would like to achieve the same goal with a matrix under a different construction. More specifically, how can I highlight or shade the upper or lower ...
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How to shade or highlight the upper or lower triangular part in a matrix?

How can I shade or highlight the lower (or upper) triangular part of a matrix in some color like Q above?
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How to add background for texttt (and allow line breaks)

I use texttt{} to write names of software, commands etc. within the text. Sometimes the texttt text is longer and there is a line break within it. It works well, no problem here. I wish to add ...
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listings: enable language settings only inside delim

I wish to enable language settings (keyword, string etc.) only inside delimiter. Example based on Jubobs answer to question about highlighting oneline delim. \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt]{article} ...
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listings: Highlight one-line delim without the delimiter itself

I would like to use a one-line delimiter (with [l] parameter), but without highlighting the delimiter itself; something like sqlite> .open ex2.db What follows sqlite> should get highlighted but ...
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make soul highlight span lines

The \hl command from the soul package highlights spans of text with a backround color when color is loaded. When used on longer spans of text, some inter-line spacing remains uncolored, which is ...
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Let TeXStudio highlight chords (e.g. \[F#]) in songs package

I wrote a chordbook with songs package and I would really like that TeXStudio highlights the chords. The syntax is like: Oh fre\[F#]edom In the file in <user>\AppData\Roaming\texstudio\songs....
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how can I highlight text with the following effect

how can I highlight text with the following effect? The darkness of the color indicates the importance of the text.
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beamer: how to label an equation with \alert in its \tag?

I would like to \alert an equation tag, then refer to it in another overlay. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \only<1>{ My equation reads: ...
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hf-tikz package: error with custom colors and overlay in beamer class

Consider the following MWE from here: Solution with the hf-tikz package \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{lmodern,amsmath,amssymb} \usepackage[beamer]{hf-tikz} \usetheme{Copenhagen} \begin{...
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Highlight text in editor window (Texstudio)

I am trying to highlight some text in the editor window (like WinEdt does). For example, by typing: \textbf{some text} I would like to have the phrase "some text" in bold in the editor window, ...
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Highlight first occurence of reference in text

I'm working on a LaTeX template for our institute. The guidelines dictate an unusual style when referencing figures, equqations or tables. The frist time, they are mentioned in the text, they have to ...
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Highlighting of $…$ syntax in WinEdt 9

In WinEdt 8.0 the text within dollar signs $...$ in the .tex file was highlighted by using a different background color than the rest of the text. I installed WinEdt 9.0 and this effect is no longer ...
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Stepwise edge hightlighting (tikz) doesn't work with template [closed]

I'm just now working on a written paper for a presentation I've given and would like to reuse the graphs developed for the slides. Unfortunately the template given for the paper somehow screws with my ...
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Kile - syntax highlighting of new command

I made the following changes to my /usr/share/kde4/apps/katepart/syntax/latex.xml file for Kile: in the <highlighting><contexts> section, I added the line <StringDetect String="\lm{"...
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Highlight text using alltt

I am trying to create this effect: (without red underlines, I did this example with Word that emphasizes the words he doesn't know in red). I used the package alltt this: \begin{alltt} text ...