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LyX texcount custom converter

Is it possible to define a new Converter in LyX so I can use texcount -sub and produce a .txt file with the statistics of the file? I was thinking in going to Tools -> Preferences -> Converters ...
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XeTeX problem compiling when I have a table

I'm trying to compile using XeTeX and I get this error ...ab:Quizzes-open-times}Quizzes open times} Your command was ignored. Type I <command> <return> to replace it with another ...
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fancyhdr with 2 different fonts

I need to write a footer with these requirements: Font for footer – page # Garamond 12 regular, right upper corner, start page 1 with title & authors (after cover page) · Rest of the footer. ...
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Address book similar to BibTeX to be used on LyX

I have a list of addresses. While writing the report (not in letter), I need to add address repeatedly. Is their something similar to BibTeX, which I can use with LyX for automating inclusion of ...
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Lyx document format with “subheader”

I am using an article class in a lyx to produce following format Company Mr XYZ Client name age <------- "repeated on every page" Address Contents footer I donot want to ...
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How to make a shortcut for \mathbb font in LyX?

I want to make a shortcut for the \mathbb font (or other fonts) in LyX. How can I do it?
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Hebrew letters in a math equation

I'm using the Lyx editor. Is it possible, in general, to mix Hebrew characters in a math formula ("math-mode" in Lyx)? When trying to compile a Lyx file with Hebrew in a math formula I get this kind ...
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How to add my name on every page corner in Lyx?

My teacher has asked me to add my name on every page of my report. Is there a nice way of doing this so my name appears in a subtle way?
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emacs as an editor and document management system [closed]

Though I use texstudeo for my latex editing and lyx for day to day work, Is there any advantage in moving to emacs in terms of ease of use document management revision control document search ...
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Problems with formatting jurabib output in LyX

I am having trouble using jurabib to create footnote citations in LyX. I followed the instructions for setting up LyX to use jurabib, see http://wiki.lyx.org/LyX/HumanitiesLyX Following the wiki ...
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How to divide frame by two parts in LyX?

I have a long experience with LaTeX. However, I am beginner with LyX and there is some things that differ. I start to make presentation and I can not do such very simple thing as dividing frame into ...
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Lyx+article document, image under title in front page

Is it possible in a Lyx article document, to put an image under the title in the front page? I tried inserting an image but it goes in the second page Due comments that says that I have to put hands ...
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Fancy cover page [closed]

Can I get help creating a fancy cover page like this one: I have the logo in an SVG file: PS: I'm using LyX on Ubuntu I have the fancy footer working, but no hope of doing the rest by myself. ...
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LyX and Jabref problem - Windows

I am using LyX 2.0.6 and Jabref 2.9. I am trying to incorporate my bibliography in Jabref into Lyx, however I get the following error message in JabRef: "Verify that LyX is running and that the the ...
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Error when using AASTeX in LyX [closed]

I am getting an error whenever I am trying to view the document in Preview. The two errors are "LaTeX Error: Command \singlespace already defined." and "LaTeX Error: Command \doublespace ...
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Which commands does LyX run to generate PDF (pdflatex) and other export formats?

What commands should I run manually to repeat all the steps LyX makes to generate a final output (like pdflatex PDF) for a specific document? I need it for using in a report generator written in ...
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comma separated Lyx Ieeetran bibliography citations

How do you setup Lyx with the ieeetran template to produce citations that are comma separated? for instance: "foo is reported to be bar percent in [1,2,3]". or equivalently: "foo is reported to be ...
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How to change all caption to single spacing and not have reference turn up after every chapter

I've two questions when using LyX: How to change all caption to single spacing? I've tried to insert these into the LaTeX preample but they don't work due to some error message. ...
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Beamer: logo above the slide title

I'm making my own beamer template in LyX. On every slide, I want to place a logo and a horizontal line above the slide title. Also, I would like the line to be black. In the LaTeX preamble I have the ...
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Adobe Reader does not open file created with [xetex]{\attachfile2}

I have been using \attachfile2 successfully to create PDF documents with LaTeX already. However, when switching to XeTeX, I find the Adobe Reader says it cannot open the file due to security ...
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Axiom 1 and 1' in LyX

I'm using LyX with "Theorems (AMS, numbered by type)" and "Theorems (AMS-extended, numbered by type)" modules. I would like to have the following output: Axiom 1. Lorem. Axiom 1'. Ipsum. Is there a ...
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Error when inserting a table in LyX [closed]

I am preparing a research proposal and everything was going very well until I inserted a table. It gives me this error. Even if I use the code mode, I get the same error. I believe its a package ...
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LyX as template for automated document generator

I used ERT (raw TeX code) in LyX to create PHP template for my documents. When document is exported to LaTeX, this PHP statements are intact and after processing by PHP I get real LaTeX document. So ...
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Sections in appendices are moved to table of contents under references instead of loa

I am very new to LaTex. I started by using a template in Lyx. In this template, chapters,sections etc are written in table of contents and only chapter names for the appendices are written to list of ...
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Latex unable to recognize Fontin fonts

I am trying to adapt the following to my needs - https://www.sharelatex.com/templates/cv/professional_cv/ I am using Lyx, on Ubuntu 12.04. the .fonts folder in my home directory contains a) .otf ...
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Advice on an efficient method to strip out color tags from LaTeX

I have revised a manuscript in LyX, and as requested by the journal editor, coloured the new text in red. Once I completed the revision I exported to LaTeX to do the final tweaking of the manuscript. ...
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Add pdf slides to a lyx document?

I want to add the pdf slides into a lyx document. That means: for each page in pdf document insert it to the lyx document and seperate it from other slides. I need it for adding notes to lectures. In ...
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LyX and BibDesk (OS X): Citation of URLs in footnotes and bibliography doesn't work

I have a problem concerning citation of URLs in LyX with BibDesk. Whenever I try to cite a URL, for example an entry in Wikipedia, LyX only gives me a question mark ("?") in my footnote and no entry ...
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How do I make my bibliography according to harvard-style (author-year, alphabetical by sourcetype…) in Lyx?

I am writing my master thesis using Lyx and I don't know how it would be the best way to set up my bibliography due to the requirements by the university. The Bibliography has to be arranged ...
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Copying from StackExchange text to LyX

I want to copy some text from MathOverflow, that contains mathematical formulas, to LyX. Currently the text looks like this: So, we have $2r = 2rr+rl$ and $2l = 2ll+rl$. How can I automatically ...
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Using the suggested LyX sectioned nomenclature, why do deleted nomenclature entries still appear in the output? [closed]

I'm using the suggested LyX Nomenclature with Sections. When deleting a nomenclature entry, this stays somewhere hidden in the document and it is displayed in the output. Funny thing is that if trying ...
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Shortcut for changing text color

I want to create a shortcut in LyX for changing the color of selected text. I tried to create a shortcut for "set-color green" or "set-color green green", but none of these worked. What is the magic ...
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Math mode inside LyX tables

If I insert a math mode environment inside a table cell, then the output will show no vertical space between the borders and the equation, here is an example: Is there any way that will make ...
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How to define default 'program listing' title and parameters in Lyx

I'm using LyX software and need to embed python code snippets and the option I found is to put snippet in a file and then use: insert> file> Child Document ----> choose the snippet file ----> set ...
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How can I prevent TOC from appearing in TOC in LyX? [closed]

I'm using the book class and I already tried everything that prevents the Table of Contents being listed in itself that works for LaTeX, but nothing works in LyX.
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LyX: Problem with longtable in landscape

I am trying to embed a longtable in landscape mode. What I have always done is put \usepackage{longtable} and \usepackage{pdflscape} in the preamble, then put the table between \begin{landscape} and ...
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Lyx - editing the latex-code inside a math box or stop automatic converting in it [duplicate]

Ctrl+M creates a math box. I type something like \cdot and it is converted to natural symbols. How can I edit the Latex-code without copying+inserting it to somewhere out of the math box. Deleting and ...
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How to make a shortcut for a \displaystyle?

I want to make a shortcut at LyX that if I press it I'll get what the \displaystyle does (in math mode). e.g.: If I'll press Ctrl+I I'll get an integral... Is there a way to do this?
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Lyx IEEEtran template copyright overlaps text, authors not appearing

How do you make certain that the copyright and publisher id mark are correctly located at the bottom of an IEEEtran template Lyx document when rendered as PDF? I've tried a couple of suggestions but ...
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LyX: Harvard Referencing using Natbib

I'm very new to TEX, i've been using LyX as a stepping stone. It's been going pretty well up until now. I've successfully managed to create citations and link them to the References I have created ...
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LyX not showing biblatex \printbibliography

So I am trying biblatex in the end. Here's the issue I've got so far with LyX: \printbibliography doesn't print the bibliography, it just shows the citations. When I test the exported code with ...
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Can one install LyX without LaTeX?

I wish to collaborate with a LyX file, using the "track changes" functionality. The collaborator doesn't have LyX or TeX installed. They are using Mac OS X, and don't have room for the 2.3 GB MacTex ...
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Fixing Slide Number for Duplicates in LyX

I cannot find an answer for this seemingly easy question. In LyX, I build bullet points over several slides, but the slide number continues to increase. Is there a way to designate a set of frames as ...
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Name of the appendices in ToC [duplicate]

I'm using book in LyX. I changed the name on the text itself using this \renewcommand\appendixname{Anexo} , but on the ToC i get: A Expressoes fatores de forma B Expressoes radiosidade ...
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Don't want headers on ToC, Lists, Bibliography and Appendices

I'm using the fancy headers, but I dont want any headers on ToC, Lists, Bibliography and Appendices. If I put this \thispagestyle{plain}, it works on the last page, but when it has for example the ...
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special alignment for simplifications to a big expression

I want to show simplifications to a large expression with each step aligned at the equals sign below the original expression. For example: AVERAGED_EXPONENTIAL_OF_INTEGRAL_HERE = ...
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Bottom left of Beamer Slide in LyX

Looking to fully customize the bottom left of all of my slides in LyX. I have three authors and it is trying to fit all of our full names while I want is "X et al. (Institution)" or just "X et al." ...
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Hebrew in Lyx with Ubuntu 13.10

Im trying to confing my Lyx to render Hebrew but I dont manage. I have a fresh installation of Ubuntu 13.10, Lyx 2.0.6. I followed these common instructions , downloaded and installed the latest ...
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Programmatically load an image from LyX

Following the accepted answer to this question: Can I use an image located on the web in a LaTeX document? I am trying to insert the following code to a trivial LyX document: \write18{wget ...
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Transferring Lyx Keyboard Shortcuts

I recently updated my version of Lyx from 1.6.7 to 2.0.6. I would like to transfer my old keyboard shortcuts to this new version, but I am having difficulty because I was inconsistent with the way ...