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Width of the table

i have a problem with the the width of a table,this is the code: \begin{table} \centering \begin{tabular}{|cl|c|c|} \hline & \emph{\textbf{OWL ...
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Missing \item when putting image in beamer

I attach my MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{Frame title} \begin{figure}[!htp] ...
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Earlier line breaks in TOC

Is there an option in tocloft to decrease the maximum length of lines in the TOC? I'd like long section titles get a line break earlier, to increase the white space before the page numbers. ...
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Center last line of the paragraph; but I don't like small lines

Attention: This is an advanced TeX problem. I usually dislike lines that are too small, and so I tend to add \parfilskip=2em plus 0.6\textwidth to my documents (apart from small lines, this also ...
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Lists with multiline elements to iterate with foreach

I want to have a list of elements that may contain new lines on them. For example, \def\mylist{ test, test with enter, end } However, if I try to iterate over that list with \foreach i get a ! ...
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Multi-line legend entry in pgfplots

In some of my plots the curve description in the legend is too long, making the legend going over the plot, even if the legend is placed as far away as possible. Therefore I want to have multiple ...
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Persistent Underfull \hbox Warning

I can't fix this no matter how I set the parameters \pretolerance, \tolerance, and \emergencystretch. Minimum Working Example with downloadable font using xelatex: \documentclass[10pt,twoside]{book} ...
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How to make the fully justified code at line-breaks?

I have a problem for using algorithm2e package. I am writing a algorithm just like \begin{algorithm} \caption{RM-MEDA} \label{alg1} Initial a population $Pop(0)$ and compute the $F$ ...
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How to break up table headings into two lines? [duplicate]

I'd like to have the headers of my table on two lines. For example, I would like Reaction Buffer to be ABOVE (150mM sodium acetate), and etc. for each column, but I don't know how to do this. Also, ...
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Multilingual bibliography out of margin

I am using sources in multiple languages in my BibLaTeX bibliography (in this case French and English). The main language of my document is English. In this situation, the references in French are ...
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Theorem environment with a line break after label and before an enumerate environment

What I want to achieve is very similar to this question, but the solution offered seems not to work in precisely the cases I need it to work! I'm placing enumerate and itemize environments inside a ...
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Multiline latex equation

I have latex equations within \[ ... \] commands. Some of them doesn't fit page width and they have newline command \\ inside. I tried to surround these equations with gather* environment which works ...
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Problem with too long numerator/denominator in fraction

I am using Texmaker for a math document. My problem is that sometimes I encounter certain fractions whose numerator or denominator is too long to be accommodated in a single line. Therefore I don't ...
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combination of \underset{} and \ul{} prevents linebreak

Here is the MWE. I am sorry for not putting it earlier. \documentclass [11pt,letterpaper,twoside,openright]{book} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{soul} \begin{document} This is the example to ...
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Aligning equations across multiple lines with proper \left( and \right)

I have the following set of equations: \begin{align} y_1' &= y_2\\ y_2' &=\dfrac{1}{m}\left(0.05 \,k_f\, sin\left(\dfrac{2 \pi v}{10} t \right) + 0.05 \,k_r\, sin\left(\dfrac{2 \pi v}{10} t - ...
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Why \\ increases interline spacing before the command in center environment?

This is about the effect of the line breaking command "\\" in center environment. It appears that the command has the effect of increasing the interline spacing of text appearing before the command. ...
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lstlisting in tabular

I try to put code into a table. custom lststyle: \lstdefinelanguage{XML} { identifierstyle=\color{darkblue}, } \lstdefinestyle{my-xml-style} { basicstyle=\ttfamily\footnotesize, ...
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Blocks alignment

I'm new with LaTeX, so to start I've downloaded a template of CV. I want to do a newline in the left block, but the result that i obtain is this: As you can see the two blocks are no more ...
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Verbatim overruns text block

The problem when I export the document to PDF there is some text at the end of the lines does not appear to the print page. How can I fix this? \begin{verbatim} //Add staff.php <link ...
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Too long vertical lines in table when declarations must remain on distinct lines

I am facing a situation where I am somewhat faced with the modular and conditional assembly of a table which prevents the \begin{} and \end{} definitions from remaining in the same local context. ...
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No hyphen for a word

I want to put pdflatex to not put a hyphen in a word went it comes to the end of the line. I tried to put a \- in the beginning or the end of that word but it doesn't work. For example if I put:This ...
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how to give shift enter in latex as in microsoft office word

in few cases i need shift enter to move the word to next line in MS word by giving shift enter that word moves to next line how to do in latex?
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Automatically break line if it spans over x centimetres

I am using IguanaTex to insert latex text and equations to PowerPoint presentation. This plug-in uses a default template to generate latex images (it compiles it to pdf then to image). Here's an ...
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Why does it appear in english?

I have used the following commands: \begin{proof} \begin{enumerate}[i.] \item \begin{description} \item[Βάση επαγωγής] : Για $m=2$ έχουμε $X_2(a)+\alpha (a)Y_2(a)=(\alpha (a))^2=a\alpha (a)+1$. ...
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split a multiline bmatrix

I was attempting to split up a 2 row bmatrix in two lines but was not successful. Can you help me split up the matrix. This is the effect that I wanted to get: Here is my code: ...
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Formatting latex code in lyx

I have been using lyx and have run into text formatting issues when using math inline formulas. For example, the code bellow: is converted to: How can I make the formula fit the numbered list?
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Place \mbox around elements in a list

I am trying to achieve essentially the same effect as asked for in this question, except that I want to redefine \item to achieve the result automatically. Specifically, I am trying to use an inline ...
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Justify manual line breaks at the bottom of a column

I'm trying to reproduce a justified multi-column document, and am therefore using manual line breaks throughout. However, this doesn't work for lines at the bottom of a column, because \linebreak ...
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How to prevent textpos' textblock environment from inserting \par?

The following MWE confirms what textpos documentation says: The {textblock} environment will most often be used in vertical mode. If it is called in horizontal (ie, paragraph) mode, however, it ...
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How to add a forced line break inside a table cell

I have some text in a table and I want to add a forced line break. I want to insert a forced line break without having to specify the column width, i.e. something like the following: ...
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How to get a carriage return (newline) in directlua (tex.sprint) inside a QRCode?

How can one get a carriage return at the end of each line (Lualatex) ? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[nolinks,forget]{qrcode}% \begin{document} \newcommand{\Space}[0]{\ }% ...
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Avoid pagebreak between equation and label

I have a very long equation which barely fits into one line, but the label does not and is positioned one line below. The problem is that if the equation is at the end of a page, the labels is moved ...
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Nomenclature with glossaries line break in name field

I'm using the glossaries package to generate a nomenclature for my document. The problem is that some of my entries have very long functions within the name field. How can I add a manual line break at ...
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What does \newline do to the line justification?

I can't understand what \newline does to justify the line that it breaks. It's clear that \linebreak uses the justification of the paragraph and has the same effect as simply ending the paragraph ...
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How do I fit authors into a single line?

How do I fit authors into a single line? \title{An example} \author{Multiple authors with long name will be splited into two lines} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \titlepage \end{frame} I use ...
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Listing creation fails with “dimension too large” given a large block of characters

When creating a code listing, we recently ran into a strange error from the listings package. Specifically, listings bails out on a large block of text. Here's a minimal working example: ...
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Why doesn't \nolinebreak work in this case?

When I have something like: (Some-)Thing at the end of the line, LaTeX always breaks after the '-', even when I use: (Some-\nolinebreak)Thing I do know about solutions like using \mbox{}, but I ...
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Inconsistent line breaks instead of hyphenation

Working off of this question, I see that XeLaTeX is inconsistently applying hyphenation to my text. As you can see in the MWE, in the paragraph before the \entry, hyphenation is not applied, yet in ...
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One line header for two line section [duplicate]

In my code I have two line sections. But I want it in 1 line in header . What can I do? \documentclass{biditufte-handout} \usepackage{ptext} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} \fancyhf{} ...
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Proper way to linebreak

When not doing tables, it's \\ or to leave a blank line. I heard a few times that \\ should be avoided whenever possible. Thus, any doc with a bunch of different-line formulas would have lots of empty ...
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Latex hyphenation exception

I have some problems with my document. I have one sentence with indentation. It is too long and it takes minimum two lines. And I have something like this: Macierz rozproszenia idealnego, ...
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Putting a full stop in the end of an equation makes equation number appear one line below

I'm having a problem. I am writing my thesis in physics, so I use a lot of equations. Since equations are to be treated as part of a sentence they include punctuation in the end. I have all the ...
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\cite spills over into the margin

As you can see at the picture, a citation spills over into the margin of my paper. How can I resolve the issue?
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Problem with line breaking citation with bibtex

I'm having troubles with the the appropriate line breaking of my references with BibTeX with the author-date format. The problem is that each reference is cited in the format "(Author, Year)". When ...
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Need linebreak when \fbox exceeds the text area

Need to align a "fbox", when exceeds the text area. MWE: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} Blah \fbox{Text within box in horizontal line} Blah ... Blah \fbox{Text within box in horizontal ...
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BreakURL package using DVIPS only works on URL and not DOI

I've prepared my bibliography using biblatex, and my DOI addresses are not breaking their lines properly. I know that using pdflatex will solve this issue, I have to compile my document using latex -> ...
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Avoid linebreaks when going from Emacs/Vim to Texshop?

I'm editing .tex files in Texshop, that others are editing in Vim or Emacs. However, when I open their files, I only get 10-12 words per line, so that there are very frequent line breaks. I believe ...
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Line break after \section number

I need to have a line break after \section number (I use Roman numbers), like: I Section ... some text ... II Section I've tried \renewcommand{\thesection}{\Roman{section}\\}, but it only creates ...
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Tabbing alignment and over-length sentence auto line break

【Question】When using "tabbing" under math mode with cases, how can I achieved the following at the same time: (1) alignment in cases by "tabbing" (2) over length element such as a long sentence in ...
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Linebreak in Package algorithm2e

I'm using the algorithm2e package for pseudocode. I got some very long lines that needed to be wrapped. Is there a way to indent the following (breaked) lines and/or put a mark at the first line to ...