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Including Xfig figures with LaTeX formulas into Lyx documents

I want to include in a Lyx document an Xfig figure with some LaTeX formulas. Following this guide I can do this in ordinary .tex documents: I export my Xfig figure as a "Combined PDF/LaTeX (both ...
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Error exporting LyX document to PDF

I'm using LyX on Windows (with Miktex installed) and I'm having problems exporting to PDF. I have successfully exported from LyX to PDF previously, on this computer, with this installation and in fact ...
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Creating PDF-forms with TeX/LaTeX? [duplicate]

I've been looking at the creation of PDF-forms - ie. PDF-documents with boxes where the user may fill in information like name and phonenumber or simply check a box to confirm something - in ...
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latex and cross references [closed]

I have defined my own enumerable environment in the layout and cls files and I have set a marker behind the automatic enumerations in the lyx file which reads A1, the name of the marker is A:1 When I ...
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Lyx handling of \begin{align} and duplicate \tag with amsmath?

I am trying Lyx. I started Lyx and asked it to import this plain Latex file: \documentclass[12pt]{article}% \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{align} A &= B+C \tag{33}\\ D &= ...
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the prob and sol environments of Springer's svmono - how to pass arguments

When using svmono the prob and sol environments require an argument (a label right after \begin{prob} giving the prob:key, and that prob:key is then to be used as an argument for the corresponding ...
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How do I use frontmatter without maketitle in LyX? [closed]

With the LyX file included below, I appear to need to use frontmatter tags. I try to preview the thing in PDF. But maketitle makes the title page appear twice with broken numbering of author ...
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Change screen math font in LyX

In LyX, under Tools -> Preferences -> Look & Feel -> Screen Fonts, I cannot find an option to change the default screen font used to display math. Is there some way to do it?
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add marginefigure in Recipe book

i used "Recipe book" class in lyx 2.1 , i want to add marginfigure from menu (gui) without tex code? (like tufte book). regards
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Error: LaTeX Error: Command \iint already defined [closed]

I'm trying to just type an integral into Lyx and I'm getting the following error: LaTeX Error: Command \iint already defined. All I'm doing: \iint Thanks!
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Align Image in LyX [closed]

I am writing my CV on LyX and I would like to insert my mugshot next to my personal details, which are aligned in the top center of the document. How can I do that without disturbing the text? I ...
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Problems in inserting images in LyX

Recently I have installed LyX in my Ubuntu 12.04LTS for the purpose of text editing. But I am facing some problems while inserting images. Whenever I go to the "insert graphics" option, browse the ...
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After changing the pagination to the centre of foot, the roman pagination does not appear for front matter

I'm using book (Memoir) document class in LyX. The original format of this particular layout is having the \frontmatter as roman pagination and the \mainmatter as Arabic pagination. The page number ...
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Easy way to make changes in a class?

I'm using the article (Hebrew) class for my document. I'm using the "theorem" and "proof" modules (I hope that's the correct term), and I'd like to make very simple changes. For example, make "Proof" ...
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Citation: Author-comma-year in LyX (classicthesis)

I am writing my thesis in LyX using classicthesis and have some troubles with citation style. Basically, I want to avoid ERT when citing and instead use LyX' built-in "Insert citation" to get ...
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Lyx error when creating nomenclature: “No file (%.nls.”

I have a new installation of Lyx 2.0.7. I'm trying to create a minimal nomenclature listing. I've added a single "Nomenclature Entry..." and a single "List / TOC -> Nomenclature". When I try to ...
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“Contents” heading on more than one page in LyX

I'm using LyX. I have a 2 page table of contents, and Id like the header ("Contents") to appear on both pages I tried this: Table of Contents with headings on every page by putting the code in the ...
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Crossreferencing included PDFs in the appendix for classicthesis + lyx [duplicate]

My appendix currently consists of 4 PDF's that I have manually included into the "Appendix" Part of my tex document created in Lyx (classicthesis v4.1). I would like to cross-reference these included ...
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Lyx 2.0.6, can I increase the size of the icons? [closed]

I am running Lyx 2.0.6 on a windows 8 machine, and even using the "Big-sized icon" option the icons in the various toolbars are too small for me to work comfortably. I have tried to resize the ...
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Jabref won't save files as .BST and LyX doesn't recognize .BIB

I'm having trouble with pushing a saved bibliography from Jabref to LyX, because Jabref doesn't have an option to save as a .bst file , and LyX doesn't want to recognize any other format than .bst (he ...
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Lyx Moving Pagination to Top Right in an Inserted PDF

I am preparing a thesis that includes a publication after the appendix. I have been able to correctly insert the PDF of the publication as well as number it. However, the page numbers appear in the ...
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Typesetting Classicthesis without margin notes

I am using classicthesis-v4.1 Lyx template for my thesis. I know that it is not advisable to make many changes in classicthesis.sty but I don't want to use the margin notes option in it. I tried the ...
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Producing .bbl file with Lyx and JabRef

How do I produce the .bbl file required for arXiv using JabRef for bibtex and Lyx?
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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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Problem importing .tex to LYX - Bibliography and citations not showing properly on PDF

I am trying to import a .tex file to LyX which uses a BibTeX database to populate my bibliography and for citations. In LyX everything appears to be working normally, double clicking on the gray box ...
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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 ...