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includeonlyframes not working in lyx beamer

I am trying to use the \includeonlyframes option in a Lyx file created using the beamer template. but it is not working. ( I am trying this solution. http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/27354/38845 ) Here ...
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Lyx - Bibliography order [duplicate]

I'm using a Lyx 2.0 for my thesis and I have a problem. The bibliography order is the bibliography order of figures index, and not the order of citations in text. Can I solve this? I use an external ...
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LyX: crossreference keeps popping up in ToC [closed]

I have a slight problem with LyX in my latest document. I do have a rather large appendix and have inserted titles to structure it a bit. Since my appendix has to be unnumbered I used \subsubsection* ...
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How to cross-reference labels in the text using LyX?

I'm having trouble using labels and cross-referencing in Lyx. I put a label into the document where I want it. It is not embedded in anything, it's just in the text. Then I put a cross-reference to ...
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Hebrew text in English LyX file

I have a LyX paper that needs some text (specifically, text within a table) to be in Hebrew. Culmus is installed, language hebrew is mapped to F10. linguistics module is activated. When I try to ...
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\newcommand for a specific chapter

I write a document with LyX, to which I add PSTricks pictures in ERT sections. I defined a \newcommand in a certain ERT section, and it was available during this ERT section, but not available in the ...
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How to generate a database or reference in bibliography?

I am new to LyX. I want to add bibliography but I don't have any database to insert. So how can I type the references directly in LyX or how to create a database and then insert it? Also is there any ...
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Enable XeTeX for LyX [closed]

I am trying to enable XeLaTeX for LyX, but I have some problems. I am using Ubuntu 11.04 and LyX 2.0. I followed an online tutorial in order to install XeTeX. Then I opened LyX, but I can't enable ...
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Problem Inserting PDF into LyX Document [closed]

I really hope someone can help me with this as it is driving me mad. I have tried to insert a PDF document into my thesis but when I try to create the PDF, I get the following error: \usepackage ...
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Lyx minted environment layout

Before I resolved a problem to set up a minted environment in LaTeX. Now, I would like to add this environment as a LyX layout. I have tried with Style MatlabCode Category MainText ...
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hyperlink with beamer using lyx

I am using LyX to build a beamer presentation that has hyperlinks. I create the hyperlink in the following manner: \hyperlink{test}{\beamerbutton{mybutton}} Then, there is a frame after the \...
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hyperref link to file at position

I'm a newbie. I've figured out how to set up a hyperlink link to a file (in my case, a PDF) on the hard drive. But I would also like to change the starting position when this PDF opens up. This PDF ...
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bibliography author-year style, without hyperlinks [duplicate]

I an confused by the vast BibTeX bibliography styles available in LyX. I can't find the style that fits the requirements of my university. I currently use the "natbib" citation style, and the "...
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Downloading LyX 2.1 Beta1, for Windows

I am considering downloading Beta Version 2.1 of LyX, I am currently using version 2.0.6 I have Three questions. The first is, how reliable is this beta version? Second, which files should I download ...
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Error of pdflatex in LyX

I prepared a document, which was entirely okay, until some changes have been introduced (perhaps associated with the use of bibliography, or breqn/mh package, or split environment). They lead to the ...
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Runtime error while importing a poster from .tex to .lyx

I try to import a .tex file (an A0 poster created from baposter template in some older version of MikTex) to Lyx (2.0.6), but the conversion fails with Runtime error tex2lyx "poster.tex" "poster.lyx" ...
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An external file with macros [duplicate]

I have many common macros in all my documents. how can I move them all to external file, and include it in each document?
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Putting labels inside section headings

I usually work with LyX, and when I want to label a section (in order to reference it later), I put the label inside the section heading. This usually works, but recently I tried to create an article ...
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Sharing an “Unavailable” layout

I am writing a document, on which I work on several computers, and also with a colleague. The document uses a certain article layout that by default is unavailable on LyX. The LyX wiki page says that,...
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How to remove the page number for the title in classicthesis? [closed]

I'm trying to remove the page number which appears in the title page of my classicthesis document. Unfortunately, I can't make it work by using \thispagestyle{empty} probably because classicthesis ...
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Lines overrun margins

I use custom 1 inch margins for most of my homework but for some reason LyX likes to ignore the margins sometimes, for example: I don't know why it keeps doing this it happens in a lot of my ...
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Cross reference line number within program listing in lyx

I'm trying to cross reference program code line numbers within a program listing using lyx. From what I can tell, both labels and ERT are disabled within the program listing, but I'm not sure why. I ...
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LyX - undefined control sequence but package seems to be added

I am using LyX with MikTeX and I am trying to use the following command \oiiint but I am getting the following error: \oiiint The control sequence at the end of the top line of your error message ...
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Extracting only the BibTex records relevant to the paper [duplicate]

My colleague asked me to write a page for a paper he writes. I wrote the page in LyX, compiled it to LaTeX, and sent him the TeX files. Then he reminded me that I forgot to send the .bib file with all ...
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insert -> Senseless!

Working with LyX, I opened the Insert menu in order to insert a label. Accidentally, my mouse selected something else, I don't know what, and before I knew it, I saw the phrase "Senseless!!!" in the ...
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Lyx inserts and removes words randomly

I have a problem with my lyx file. Lyx randomly inserted words like max or plain in my document, changed numbers in my table, and removed spacing between words. It all happened after I edited my work ...
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How to give color and style to one table in lyx

I have been trying to do something like this in Lyx. As you can see is a very simple style that I been trying to reproduce but without any success. I know there are to many questions related to ...
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Typeset a system of equations in LyX

I want to create an system of equation in LyX, like this: Can anyone help me?
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Cannot use a custom document class with LyX

I am trying to use the ACM SIG Proceedings document class for a LyX document. Basically following these instructions: Using custom LaTeX document classes in LyX Step by step, here is what I do: put ...
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Template for Wedding Order of Service?

I'm trying furiously to design an Order of Service for a wedding in Latex (wedding is tomorrow...lol). I'm also using Lyx to hopefully speed things up. First off, I can't seem to find a suitable ...
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What is the Default font for LyX when using Book(Memoir)

I'm using LyX with the following Document Settings: Document Class -- "Book (Memoir)" Fonts / Default family -- "Default" Fonts / LaTeX font encoding -- "Default" Fonts / Roman -- "Default" Fonts ...
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LyX <File> <New from Template> all require special modules, why?

My question is: Where are the LyX templates that don't require installation of extra packages, classes or modules? There isn't one for a novel under New from Template. Months ago I tried LyX without ...
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Importing in Mass from LaTeX to LyX [closed]

I have tons of tables stored in LaTeX format that I would like to import into LyX. Doing this manually (through file-->import-->latex(plain) ) will take forever and a day. Using tex2latex (text2lyx -f ...
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Inserting existing table in a float

I have a lyx file with tables which are not in a table float, I need to put them in a new table float . It seems it is impossible to do this in the GUI of lyx, So what are the workarounds to achieve ...
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Reset equation line numbers in Lyx

In Lyx, how can I reset the line numbers between display-style equations? For example, if I have the following setup: Some text Line of display-style equation Another line of display-style ...
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Equations numbers are in the left side [duplicate]

How do I change the equation numbering to appear in the right, instead of the left default side in Lyx?
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Cannot create a table of contents in LyX for a Hebrew document

I'm trying to create a table of contents for a Hebrew document (specifically, with Hebrew section and subsection names) I'm writing in LyX. When I try to compile my file I get a lot of error messages ...
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LyX classicthesis bibliography reference style - “et al”

I am using the classicthesis LyX template (http://code.google.com/p/classicthesis/), and was wondering how to change the format of the references in the bibliography? At the moment, the bibliography ...
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LyX + fancyhdr issue on chapter

I have a LyX document in which I have set a standard header, as is \fancyhf{} \fancyhead[EC]{\leftmark} \fancyhead[ER]{\thepage} \fancyhead[OC]{\leftmark} \fancyhead[OL]{\thepage} And I have ...
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How can I automatically copy a LyX-generated .aux file to the working directory for cross referencing?

This is a follow up to: Using the xr package in LyX (for cross-referencing an external LyX document) I have two LyX documents, called draft.lyx and supplement.lyx. I need to compile them into ...
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Problem using \begin{titlepage}

I want to make a front-page to something I've been writing in LyX but everytime I use \begin{titlepage}\text {This is a sample title}\end{titlepage}, I get in the first page this line only instead of ...
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How to insert a listing inside a definition in LyX [duplicate]

My problem is that when I want to insert a list after having inserted a definition, LyX seems to end the \begin{defn} block and start the \begin{itemize} block. What I want is to have the \begin{...
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Issue with sliding a label in xypic using LyX

I want to slide a label so I use the tex code \xymatrix{A\ar^(.25){f}[r] & B} Using directly this code as latex in LyX works, but I want to do the same thing in equations environment in LyX, ...
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LyX Formating of Subsection Titles

Pretty simple but I cannot replicate what I have seen people do in LaTeX using LyX. I am making a resume and I want my headers to line up on the left (in a pane with no line) and have the text start ...
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From TexShop to LyX - Table error

I wrote this table in TexShop and all seems to work but, when I try to insert this table in a Tex block in LyX I got some Undefined Control sequences, some Missing $ inserted and some extra} I used, ...
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LyX: Insert bullet list inside table cell

I want to add a bullet list inside a cell, but .. I can't.
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LyX: Indent first line inside a numbered list

I am using LyX to answer questions for an assignment. Specifically, I am using the numbered list tool to number my answers. Some of the answers are quite long and go over multiple paragraphs, so I am ...
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Why does Lyx put a jpg picture on top of the text? [closed]

I want to insert a jpg picture under a section title. However, the picture is placed on top of the title in the final pdf. How can I solve this? In Lyx: Final pdf (top of A4 page, text of the jpg ...
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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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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 ...