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How to obtain “correct” Roman Numerals in ToC

I'm currently writing my second thesis template for LyX 2.0.6 under MiKTeX 2.9, and since I'm using the article document class I have to manually organize the page numbering inside the ToC, LoF, LoT ...
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KOMA-Script article in LyX [duplicate]

I would like to set the document class of my LyX document to KOMA-Script article. When I try this via Document > Settings > Document Class, the document does not compile any more. Last part of ...
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problem with alignment of an image in the center of the page in lyx

I have this doubt Using lyx inside a floating I been putting the images, everything was good but then I realized something: some images are aligned in the center and others not. I don't understand ...
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Figure with more than one image in Lyx [duplicate]

I have a Figure with 3 images inside (a) (b) and (c) when I want to write the description of each image in the figure this description is not so well aligned I mean I would like to see something like ...
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Unreasonable orphans in lines (classicthesis)

I am using classicthesis in Lyx, and I run into some weird orphans. From what I can see, there are no reasons for them to occur (see image for two examples). I am using this package in my ...
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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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customize insert citation to use \citep{key} in LyX

I am using LyX and would like to know if it is possible to specify which citation command should be used by default for the "Insert -> Citation" function from the menu. Specifically I am using natbib ...
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Roman page numbers in appendix in Lyx

I use LyX 2.0.5.1 I have a report with several chapters and 2 appendices. I have roman page numbering before chapter 1 (for table of contents, table of figures, etc) and I have arabic page numbering ...
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LyX user interface; adding toolbar icon for unformatted tex

I am a heavy user of LyX 2.0 and I want to to add useful shortcuts to help me in my work. I tend to copy and paste a lot of text from PDFs or the web or even some old work written in MS Word. A ...
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Finding cross references in Lyx

Is there any way to find all the cross references to a label in a LyX document? One solution is to search through the source file, but I was wondering if there is anything provided in the GUI.
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Why does LyX flag the following maths macro definition as an error?

The following macro is the LaTeX equivalent of a macro that I defined using the LyX maths macro facility. \global\long\def\fdd#1#2#3{\mathscr{F}^{\left(#1\right)}\left[#2_{#3}\right]} LyX comes up ...
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TOC numbering of sections not incrementing correctly in lyx

I've recently discovered Lyx and am thoroughly impressed by what it can do. I'm writing my thesis in Lyx (using the article class) and would like the table of contents to look like this: Part I ...
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Creating IEEE References in Ph.D Thesis [closed]

How to create IEEE standards references/citations, figures, tables in writing Ph.D Computer Science & Engineering thesis . Lyx tutorials/guide is helpful some extent, is there any templates like ...
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Wrapping Lyx Graphic

I'm very new to this whole LaTeX system, but I love the typesetting, it looks so much better than Word, but i'm currently preparing an article with multiple columns using a \start{multicols} script i ...
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1answer
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wrong page size using LyX and Koma Script

First of all I am new to using Tex so please excuse any obvious things which will not be included in this question. But to the point: I am using LyX 2.0.6 (with Miktex 2.9). I am writing a thesis in ...
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Non-English in-text citation

I have changed the language setting in my lyx document to Danish but my in-text citations still read e.g. (Jones and Jones, 2013) and not (Jones og Jones, 2013) which would be the Danish equivalent. ...
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In Lyx, align text inside a float caption

I'm trying to align a legend inside a table caption, so that the colons are vertically aligned. I can do it with the align ambient outside of the caption, but if I use the same code inside the caption ...
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LyX does not recognise texlive directory on Mac

I installed my TeX Live through Macports. There is no problem if I compile my .tex with xelatex in a terminal. But LyX only "knows" the texlive basic packages with are located at ...
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Problems with images in lyx [duplicate]

I have been writing a chapter of my thesis using Lyx. Everything was normal until I put the last image in the project. When I am trying to generate the DVI file I got this error message: LaTeX Error: ...
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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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In Lyx, how to change “Part I” with some other text

I'm using the article class. When creating a new part, I would like to change "Part 1" to "Experiment 1", "Part 2" to "Experiment 2" and so on, followed by my part title. How can I do that? I've ...
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footmisc hang and multiple only work with english document langage [duplicate]

When I set the document to my local langage, French, and with appropriate quote style in LyX, this preamble doesn't work (neither hang nor multiple, which other options do work), ...
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list of current labels in lyx

I would like to see all the currently created labels in my document in LyX. I am creating a label and this label already exists somewhere in my document. Lyx relabels my item adding a "-1" to it. When ...
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Greek language issue with moderncv in Lyx

I am using Lyx in order to write my CV but i have an issue with Greek language. I fill the entries like name/family name/adress/tel/mobile/email in Greek from Lyx's preamble but the email must be ...
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How to force a page break in LyX?

Page break, New page, Clear page, Clear double page functions does not work for me in LyX. I tried to enter them via Insert ->.... and via LaTeX code \pagebreak etc. But I desperately need to brake a ...
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Problem plotting hasse diagram with xypic

I need to plot the following hasse diagrams: 1) 2) I tried using xypic. For the first I worte the following code \xymatrix{ &{G}\ar@{-}[dr]\ar@{-}[dl] \\ {\mathbb{Z}_p}\ar@{-}[dr] & ...
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LyX and TeX Live Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

When I had installed LyX on Windows 7, it had installed MiKTeX along with it. On Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, I had been using TeX Live and TexStudio together. However, I would like to use LyX as I am more used ...
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How to make “claim” environments look like “theorem” environment?

I am using LyX 2.0.5 with document class article and 'Theorems (AMS)' in the modules. From what I understand, the claim environment copies its style from the remark environment. I'd like it to copy ...
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668 views

Lyx - Appendix problem

If I add an appendix at the end of my document, for example after the Bibliography, by choosing Chapter, Lyx will display Appendix A, what I do not want, as I have only one Appendice and I want to ...
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Is there a way to paste a matrix cell-by-cell in Lyx? [closed]

I would like to paste a matrix in Lyx, just like it was a table (edit->paste special, etc), except into a display math matrix. Any ideas? I can't get it to work, though pasting into tables works ...
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Lyx - Set vertical margins or space between two sections [duplicate]

I would like to change the spacing between the sections of a document. Changing the margins values seem to have no effect. What can I do ? Thanks,
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Lyx - change margins for one page or one paragraph

Is it possible in LYX to change the margins for one page or one paragraph only ? I am trying to insert logos that need to be closer to the sides of page. Thanks !
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LYX - change TABLE to TABLEAU [duplicate]

I use the document class "book(more font sizes)", with French language. Tables appear as "Table" in the pdf. I tried \renewcommand\tablename{TABLEAU} in the preamble, but even if it does not generate ...
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Citation Style in LyX

I am using LyX on Max OS X. When I insert a citation and I compile the document I get a reference number between square brackets that matches the number of the reference in the bibliography section. ...
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Lyx - Add appendix after bibliography

How can I insert Appendix after Bibliography ? If I put the cursor after the last character of the bibliography, then the last line of the bibliography is inside the appendix. If I click return after ...
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Lyx - Problem with Acknowledgements in the Environment Box

I use the document class "book(more font sizes)", with language setup as "French". When I want to select the french equivalent of Acknowledgements in the Environment box, it is written ...
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how to numerate Chapters in Lyx [closed]

I'm new working with Lyx. What I want is to numerate all the chapters in my paper. I tried this code for my first chapter: \setcounter{chapter}{1}. but immediately I got this error message: ...
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Numbering of sections and subsections in LyX [duplicate]

I am using LyX to write my thesis. I use the document class "article", and I really want to continue doing that. The problem is the numbering of the sections/subsections. If it is the x. section of ...
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Using needspace for every paragraph with LyX

I am using 2.0.5.1 on a windows XP OS. I have MikTeX 2.9 installed. I am trying to use the needspace package. As such I have opened MikTex installed it , then refreshed FNDB via the 'Settings' in ...
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LYX- Change title of “Acknowledgments” in LYX

In Lyx, section Acknowledgments, I need to change the title displayed as "Acknowledgements" in the pdf. How can I do that ?
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Messy output in lyx

When I try to convert document to pdfs I get a messy output where the paragraphs don't begin in same place. e.g (decline the content in hebrew): as you can see each of the lines begin in different ...
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Page Number in Lyx

I would like to know how one would go about finding if you have started another page in Lyx. Is there anyway within the Lyx GUI to show where a new page will begin or end ? At the moment ..I am ...
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Parentheses changing size depending on what's in them?

Very simple problem, but very confusing. When I type \left( \frac{\partial f}{\partial x } \right)^2 I get smaller parentheses but when I type the same thing but with y instead of x, i.e. \left( ...
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Numbering subsubsections in Lyx

I need to number subsubsections i used in my Lyx document. I have tried to use the unnumbered subsubsection and the numbered default one, but it is does not matter whhich one i select . It is always ...
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Exporting LyX to LaTeX append filepath in \includegraphics [closed]

When I export LyX file to LaTeX, I get \includegraphics[width=5cm,height=4cm]{1D__User-Folder_Fig1.pdf}. Then I do have to make manual changes in LaTeX document. I wonder how to force LyX to give ...
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Using class file located in non-root directory with LyX

I would like to use the template elsarticle.lyx, but apparently I'm missing elsarticle.cls. Unfortunately I don't have root rights, so I can't follow most instructions on the web on installing new ...
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Including bigcupdot in Lyx

I need to use \bigcupdot which according to this link is available in mnsymbol. I downloaded the package through MikTeX Package Manager. When I open a document in Lyx, I went to Lyx Preamble and ...
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Cases environment makes latex hang [closed]

My .tex was compiled fine using pdflatex. Now I added to it \[ f(p(x,y))=\begin{cases} 1 & 1\end{cases} \] and the compilation never ends (pdflatex is stuck in an infinite loop). If I run the ...
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removing custom text style

I wanted to make the font of my figure captions smaller, so I just went from figure to figure and changed the captions using "Text Style -> Customized -> Font Size -> Smaller". Then I found out that ...
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multirow with paragraph

I created a multirow table in LyX. When I tried to convert it to PDF, LyX hang and I had to kill the process. Finally, I narrowed the problem down to a MWE where there is only a single multirow cell, ...