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Automatic equation numbering in LyX

I would like to create automatic numbering of equations in LyX. when I entered \renewcommand\[{\begin{equation}} \renewcommand\]{\end{equation}} for the "equation" environment it worked. However, ...
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writing a document in hebrew and getting Ł after every mathematical formula

I don't know if it's the right place to ask in, because I use LyX but if I'm wrong I'd like that you tell me where should I ask. I use LyX,and installed MikTex + Culmus for supporting hebrew fonts. ...
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Hebrew LyX reverses parenthesis [duplicate]

I'm trying to write an Hebrew document in LyX, export to LaTeX and then compile with XeTeX. Everything works great (after some minor corrections in the output, mainly removing the \L tags babel ...
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Xetex not running in Hebrew Lyx

I am trying to use Polyglossia package through Lyx. When compiling with XeLaTeX, I get undefined control sequence error and the file won't compile. Working with Windows 7, Lyx 2.03 and MiKTeX 2.9. ...
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changing font of one (or a small number of) text character only [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Font substitution with XeLaTeX I am using a text font that unfortunately does not have accents for the letter e, which I need. But I have found a very similar font, and ...
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Inline mathmode goes out the page margin in LyX

I'm using LyX for my document writing. Some of my inline mathmode formulas go out the page margin (see attached fig). I wonder how can I force these formulas to stay inside the page margin. Thanks in ...
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Front page and author in list of contents [closed]

In my list of contents, the first row is the front page. And in the second line, there is the name of the author Is there a way to delete that from my list of contents? Example: And i have the ...
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XeTeX hebrew problem with LyX

I am using LyX and trying to write in Hebrew using XeTeX. I get the following error messages: undefined control sequence Package polyglossia error Is this a package I should get manually? I would ...
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What is the equivalent to the german “Symbolverzeichnis” and how is it realizable in Lyx?

In mathematical books you have sometimes (in addition to the index of words) a list of symbols with a short description. In German it is called "Symbolverzeichnis". Is this somehowe realizable within ...
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Controlling paragraph spacing in LyX

I'm working on a rather large document for my university using LyX. I have been using the report (KOMA-Script) document class. According to my university's document specification each paragraph ...
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How to fix vertical text frame size (including footnotes)?

I'm using LyX to typeset a document, and get a predictable page size when no footnotes are around. However, when I use footnotes, those are added as extra at the bottom of the page, changing the ...
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Is it possible to omit the word “and” before the last author name in the bibliography? [closed]

Is it possible to omit the word "and" before the last author name in the bibliography? I'll be grateful for any help, because I have no idea about where to find a solution. I use Lyx 2.0.0 and the ...
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Get List of Listings in an Appendix [closed]

I am using LyX with the listings package. I want to have Appendix A be titled "Code Listings" and then have the List of Listings. Right now I have \lstlistoflistings in an ERT. By using ...
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LaTeX Error: “cmap.sty” not found [closed]

Could anybody help me with my situation. When I try to see my Lyx document in pdf Lyx write this Error note "LaTeX Error: "cmap.sty" not found" and in description "*** (cannot \read from ...
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LyX 2.0.3 Mac Version unavailable article document class [closed]

I am trying to use LyX 2.0.3 but for some reason it does not have the Document class article. Is there something else I need to install? I have installed TeXworks as well but for some reason it still ...
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How can I add automatic consistency tests for formulas in my paper? [closed]

Let me start with an analogy: In test driven software development, you craft a couple of tests that describe what your program is supposed to do. When introducing a new feature, you start with a test ...
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Insert TeX code from another Beamer presentation (which uses PGF) into Lyx while composing new Beamer presentation

I'm struggling to insert the TeX code for an older Beamer presentation into one that I'm currently putting together using Lyx. The problem seems to be that Lyx doesn't recognize the package import: ...
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Calling an external script from LyX [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: LyX: How to add command line option/flag for latex compiling? Is there a way to call an external script with LyX? Something like the math-extern command, that sends the ...
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Making math-extern in LyX behave in display mode like it does in inline mode [closed]

In LyX you have the option to call an external math program(CAS or numerical) on a formula. In inline mode it works fine - it takes the last part of your equation, computes it, and appends it after an ...
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LyX layout for Eurographics

Has anyone used/written/heard-of a LyX layout for Eurographics publications? (e.g., Computer Graphics Forum, Symposium on Geometry Processing, etc.) Eurographics publications provide a LaTeX ...
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Alignement in columns and spacing between columns of an equations environment

(Too) Long ago, I had some problems with some equation. I wanted them to look like this (this is how they looked in LyX), but when compiled they looked like this: . What botheres me compared to ...
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How can I force all the equations in a document to refresh in the LyX editor? [closed]

Often I'll use Ctrl+scroll wheel to zoom the text to a different size but this doesn't affect the size of equations that have already been entered (though new equations get rendered at a size that ...
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LyX handles the bibliography environment incorrectly [closed]

Related to this question: Does someone know, why LyX, when I create a bibliography via the "bibliography" module, inserts as the second argument the title of the bibliography section instead of a ...
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Adding a space before each item in a multi-item citation

I am using JabRef with Lyx, and currently when I insert a multi-item citation in my document, it shows up something like this: [8,10,23] in the output, without any space before each item (except for ...
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Is it possible to make LyX generate clickable hyperlinks into the PDF result?

Is there a way in LyX to set up a) a reference to a web resource by URL, b) a reference to another location in the same document, in a manner that turns the reference to a clickable link in the ...
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Lyx - Missing $ inserted repeatedly [closed]

I'm lost in the next problem. I am using the last version (2.0) of Lyx to write up one of my final degree projects full of maths formulas, images, drawings and tables. But at the point I'm on right ...
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How to make an indexed word reference another indexed word in LyX?

The LyX-Wiki tells me that it is possible for an index to reference an other one. A possible output could be Index B Bar, see Foo F Foo, 9 which is invoked by Bar|see{Foo}, so the wiki states. ...
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How to find out the counter of theorems etc. in LyX

I have a document that has a lot of theorems - all introduced in LyX via the "Theorems"-Module (for those who don't know LyX, that means, that I didn't define my own theorem environment via ...
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Numbering theorems in the appendix by adding the appendix letter in front/after the theorem number

Can someone please tell me how to make definitions, theorems etc. in the appendix look like Definition A1 or Definition 1A (an "A" should be somewhere), if the appendix is "numbered" with A (meaning ...
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lyx change environment level with keyboard [closed]

Much in the way that the tab key iterates over section levels: Part -> Chapter -> Section -> Subsection -> Subsubsection -> Paragraph -> Subparagraph I would like to do the same ...
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Right-centered columns in LyX

This is very near to my topic: How to align integers on the right, but still center them. However, I do not get it to work under LyX. This is the code I have: \begin{table}[H] \centering ...
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Is it possible to draw simple diagrams with LaTeX/LyX? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Best way to generate a nice function graph in LaTeX? How to draw Venn diagrams (especially: complements) in LaTeX I wonder instead of images, can I have LaTeX/LyX draw ...
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Using PGF in Lyx

I just tried coping & pasting code from How to draw Venn diagrams (especially: complements) in LaTeX and I get errors ... I suppose I need to install/configure Lyx to use PGF/Tikz?
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Misaligned paragraph (after subsubsection)

I'm new to LaTeX & LyX. I find that in LyX, when I have a "subsubsection" then "standard" block of text, it looks like where the immediate line after the subsubsection is aligned with the ...
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LyX: Equation number overlaps equation

Using LyX 2.0.1, using the book (KOMA-script) class with the "Number Equations by Section" module, I have a long equation (in an equation array) that is overlapped by the equation number: Is there ...
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In LyX, what do I need to do to force bibtex to run?

In LyX, if I make changes to code related to my bibliography or citations (e.g. chaining the citation style in BibLaTeX) these changes are (generally) not reflected in my document until I close and ...
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What shell commands are executed by LyX View menus?

For a variety of reasons, I'm using LyX as my primary LaTeX document creation tool, but I want to avoid doing things or relying on features of LyX that make it hard to use other tools as well. While ...
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Shortcuts for Lemma, Claim, Theorem etc

I'm using Lyx 2.0.2 I would like to define keyboard shortcuts for creating mathematical sections such as Theorem, Lemma etc. I'm pretty sure those do not exist ...
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Creating Hotkeys in LyX

How I can I create hotkeys for some of the features in LyX? Are there keyboard shortcuts for the "Horizontal Space" feature?
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Reducing R figure sizes in lyx?

I am using LyX with the Sweave module to generate some R figures within a document. I can't seem to get the figures to be smaller, and they tend to take up half a page which is far too large. I have ...
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Asymmetric quoting in LyX

In LyX, when I enter quoted text, the generated LaTeX source has uses different quotes for left and right: `` for the former and '' for the latter so that "Ugly quotes" produces ``Ugly quotes'' ...
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Clicking on a link I don't jump to the **exact** location of the label, just somewhere around it

When I label an equation and later have a reference to it, then by clicking the corresponding link the pdf I jump to that equation, with the equation being exactly at the top of the page. Same goes ...
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LyX unable to access needed font resources

I'm getting an error in LyX when I attempt to use certain features that require access to font resources, even though these same features work fine in TexShop. For example, if I attempt to enable ...
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How do I reference an object inline in LyX that is in a knitr chunk?

Suppose I have an object that was processed in an earlier knitr chunk, say my_df <- read.dta('somefile.dta') x <- mean(my_df$age) Putting an inline knitr chunk does not work -- the knitr ...
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How can I have subfloats with knitr in LyX?

I have two knitr chunks in LyX that work fine by themselves in their separate floats (this post applies to both figures and tables). But when I try to put them in as subfloats (by selecting both and ...
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How to add a parameter to a LaTeX class via the LyX layout? [closed]

I want to have this LaTeX document class code produced by LyX: \documentclass[english]{lni} My Layout class looks like this: #% Do not delete the line below; configure depends on this # ...
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Automatically define macros in LyX documents

I'm using LyX all the time and over the last 2 years I've accumulated some very handy macros for my lecture notes. As it is today, every time I start a new document, I copy and paste the macros from ...
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In LyX, is there a way to toggle the display of TeX code in math expressions?

Is there a way to toggle the display of math expressions in LyX between the default, which makes an attempt at replacing TeX code with easy to read symbols (but is short of actual rendering), and the ...
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Problems with character display in LyX

When I type some Romanian characters (ș and ț, to be more specific) in LibreOffice and in LyX, they are not displayed. I just see blank spaces, nothing shows up. However, the same characters are ...
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I wrote an article in Lyx but publishing journal wants it in TeX - Which steps do I take now?

I have written an article in LyX but have been requested to submit in the journals format (detailed TeX package is here) following their instructions from: ...