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On pdf export LyX document is incomplete [duplicate]

As noted above the lower sections of the document seem to be cut off. The sections seem to be considered to be on the "last" page of the document but in reality they should continue to flow to the ...
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xymatrix using lyx

I'm trying to draw in LyX, using XYmatrix. I'm using it with the Ctrl+shift+M command, and then using the \xymatrix to start "drawing" what i want. I'm having a problem doint a "hookrightarrow" ...
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greek encodings under lyx

In my newly installed linux machine (Fedora 19), editing a formerly working document under lyx, I get: Package fontenc Error: Encoding file 'lgrenc.def' not found and in fact I see that the dir ...
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Missing pdf when using \usetikzlibrary{external} in LyX

I'm trying to use the externalization library in LyX to speed up compilation and generate separate PDF files with each of my tikz figures. But for some reason LyX does not output a separate PDF file ...
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Stop table going off page (vertically)

Much like this question, I want to force a table to fit within the vertical page margins. Any ideas? Edit: Margin size: \usepackage[left=3cm,right=3cm,textheight=23.5cm]{geometry} Present ...
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Typeset index upright automatically

As discussed for example here: Should subscripts in math mode be upright? subscripts should usually be typeset upright. Is there a possibility to this automatically e.g. inserting something to the ...
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LyX + SyncTeX + Document Viewer Evince

I am running LyX 2.0.2 in Ubuntu 12.04 and using the default PDF viewer Evince. I want to setup SyncTeX to go back and forth between the document and the source, at the right position in the text. ...
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import latex longtable into lyx with format changing [closed]

I apologize if my question was asked alot previously i am generating my tables from stata into latex then i try to import those tables (longtables) inside a table float in lyx the result is a mess ...
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Is it possible for LyX to put space automatically after $ $ environment?

When I edit document, I usually don't see if there is space after inline equation or not. I have to compile and look where my text spills with equations. Is it possible to redefine this environment or ...
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Change font via `ERT` at LyX

I want to change font at LyX via ERT (e.g. for one of the Culmus Hebrew fonts). I remeber that was one command like \set...{fontname} and then the font change to fontname (What was before this command ...
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Lyx: can I export LaTeX without the preamble?

I would like to export Latex from Lyx without the preamble. For example I would like to automatically remove all code before \section{} as well as \end{document}. This is so that I can automatically ...
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Figures should be numbered 4.1.1 and 4.2.1 both numbered 4.1 in list of figures

As I look at my document in LyX, the figure numbering looks like chapter.section.figurenumber. However, when a PDF is created the "section" portion of the figure number disappears, and I have multiple ...
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Lag when scrolling on Mac in LyX [closed]

I have a macbook pro (OSX 10.9.1) and i'm using LyX (2.0.6). After using LyX for a while it has suddenly started to lag when i scroll (trackpad gestures and mouse wheel). Have anybody encountered this ...
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Errors in LyX after outreg2 command (Stata)

Unfortunately, I know very little about TeX-coding and so don't know what's wrong with the code below. It is produced by the outreg2 command in Stata (which so far has always worked fine) and imported ...
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Merge single cells in LyX table without ERT

Basically, I want to merge single cells in a LyX table without using ERT (hopefully) to get something similar to: To clarify, cells of Headline 1 and 2 are merged vertically and Headline 3 ...
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All document classes gone in LyX

I have somehow managed to lose all my document classes and hence cannot compile anything. I have tried re-configuring and re-installing to no avail. I am on a university computer and cannot edit the ...
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File location containing the shortcuts of LyX [duplicate]

Is there an editable file that contains all the shortcut a user introduces to LyX (additionally to the standart shortcuts) ? I already looked in cua.bind and my shortcuts aren't there. This whole ...
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LyX: How to combine two math symbols? [duplicate]

I'm a new user of LyX. I'm using it to write math lectures. How can I make a new symbol from two existing ones? To be more precise, how can I create this: It's a subset with a circle in it ...
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Set default output format in layout in Lyx

I am writing a layout for a class file. The corresponding class file specifies several \RequirePackage calls with the [dvips] option, and hence trying to compile the document using pdflatex or any of ...
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LyX analogue for LaTeX \everymath{\displaystyle}: inline math with the style of equations

Is there a way to achieve in LyX what one can achieve using \everymath{\displaystyle} in LaTeX, that is to force all inline math to look the same as math in equations (large integral signs, full-size ...
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I want to embed plantuml diagram into lyx document

Please help me in embedding plantUML diagram in the LyX document. I am new to LyX, I could not figure out how to generate the diagram on the fly while converting the doc to the PDF. Let me write ...
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How to remove caption & number from wrapped figure?

I have a wrapped non-floating figure fitting within 40% of column width, and I want to remove the caption number and text. How can I do this?
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What size should MacTex be? I'm trying to download it and it's huge! [duplicate]

I'm totally new to LaTeX and similar programs. I'm actually trying to get started with LyX as I want something easy to use and basic. I'm trying to download the MacTeX 'distribution' (I think that's ...
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Lyx: Include subsubsections in PDF index but without numbering

I am attempting to enable PDF indexing of subsubsections in my Thesis but do not want them numbered. At the moment, the PDF output displays the subsubsections in the index but they link back to the ...
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How to change page number location on ALL pages (including chapter pages) WITHOUT fancyhdr?

Question revised: What must I do to change the page number position on EVERY page (especially for chapters) WITHOUT using fancyhdr? Background and details: I've searched now for many, many hours ...
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Numerical order of citation - bibliography in Lyx

I'm writing my PhD thesis in Lyx. I'm using a master lyx document to compile the various chapters in their own child lyx file. Each child has its own bibtex bibliography at the end. Articles should ...
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LyX Hyphenation

In LyX I want my paragraphs to be justified, without the use of hyphenation. I am using \exhyphenpenalty=10000\hyphenpenalty=10000 in my preamble and it works, but I notice that the first line of the ...
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Need figure to break/ignore page margin (LyX)

I'm writing a report in LyX (using a personalized classicthesis-LyX) and I have troubles with my figures. What I want is to force a figure to break the page margin in order to center it (without ...
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Footnote indentation on first page

Using LyX. While I can remove the indentation of the footnotes on subsequent pages, with \usepackage[flushmargin]{footmisc}, the first footnote---really a thanks---with address information stays ...
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Customizing Bibliography with Biblatex

Using LyX. I made the conversion from bibtex to biblatex today, as I think it will help get a quick response, and be better for the long-term. I am trying to take the apa format and tweak a few ...
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Problem inserting pages from a PDF into a Lyx document

I want to insert one page from a PDF file into my Lyx presentation file. I use Insert-->File-->External, PDFPages, select the PDF file, then I go to Options and type 'pages={1}' to select the first ...
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Help me create my out patient documentation template

\documentclass[a5paper]{article} \usepackage{eso-pic} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage[pdfauthor={VB},% pdftitle={Consultation},% pagebackref=true,% ]{hyperref} \usepackage[headsep=3cm,top=4cm, ...
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shortcut for insert a Program Listing at LyX

There is a way to make a shortcut for Program Listing at LyX? Thank you!
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Long Division of Polynomials in LyX

I look here for a way to show a long division of polynomials, and I read here about polynom.sty, but my question is if there is a way that I can write the whole division and not just give two ...
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Lyx cross refernce to figures not working when there is a new line between caption and label

When I put a new line between the caption and label of a figure float, the cross referencing is shown as "Figure ??" in the resulting PDF file. The hyperlink in the PDF however, works just fine. After ...
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PSTricks at LyX (via pdflatex)

I'm using LyX (at Windows) and I'm trying to get pdf file output while I have PSTricks code (I put as \ERT. I Try to write at the preamble things like: \usepackage[off]{auto-pst-pdf} and ...
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Overall formatting in LyX

I could not find a previous question that dealt with this topic, and much of the guidance is one-off. I am creating a paper and I want the text to be double spaced but not section headings, the ...
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opening pdf at the cursor on lyx

While creating a preview on lyx , I expect the pdf to show me the position of the text at which cursor is positioned. The default behaviour seem to open pdf at first page. How can I change this ...
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grayed box for enumerate

I am using a lyx article template . I want to put my all enumerate items in grayed box . How can I define the enumerate environment in preamble so that all my enumerated lists appear in a grey boxes. ...
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Maintaining two similar versions without duplication

I have a long paper which I currently keep in two versions: one version for submission to a journal and another version for publication as a working paper. The working paper version is slightly longer ...
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Searching within lyx documents

I have a bunch of lyx docs in a folder. I want to search within* the document for few terms so that I can select the documents of my interest. eg I have cv's of 20 persons in lyx format. I have to ...
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(Lyx) How to add a graphic to titlepage [duplicate]

I'm using mostly standard setting, artlcle class, custom=titlepage. I generate a separate titlepage, and separate abstract page. I would like to add a graphic to the titlepage, either between title ...
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Automatic width setting in LyX

Is there any preference setting so that LyX automatically adjusts images width to \linewidth when they are added, instead of doing so by hand whenever a new image is inserted?
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Citations when importing a .tex file into Lyx

I relatively new to LaTeX and Lyx. I am using the Scrivener -> MMD -> LaTeX workflow. For citations, I used Papers2, as it allows me to insert MMD-style citations into Scrivener. When compiling, the ...
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Vertical spacing in multi-line title

Using LyX I have set the document to 1.5 spacing and it is applying to my title causing a weird space since my title goes into a second line. Other places in the document changing the paragraph ...
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Automated copy and paste?

I have found a program that can convert PDF to LaTeX, and so I have .tex files of various math textbooks. I want to make a list of theorems from the book, and so I have been manually copying and ...
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Unitled section in Lyx

I am writing a Lyx document with untitled sections. As Lyx does not permit to create untitled sections, I use to insert the latex code \section, but it would be very much convenient to have "Lyx ...
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How to scale or resize a long equation in LYX without using Latex Code? [duplicate]

I am completely new to Latex and I am using LYX editor. I am looking for a way to scale a long equation in LYX without using Latex code?? I have found similar questions but all the answers were given ...
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How to improve appearance of hindi deonagari font on lyx

When the devnagari or hindi font was used on Lyx, the font appear as a garbage on Lyx GUI. This can be easily seen by pasting "इस पृष्ठ पर इन्टरनेट पर उपलब्ध विभिन्न हिन्दी एवं देवनागरी सम्बंधित ...
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Short cut for exporting pdf on lyx

What is the keyboard short cut for exporting pdf (xetex) on lyx? If there is no existing short cut, how can I create the one ?