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Space in caption type name (algorithm)

To include code in my document I have following in my preamble: \usepackage[Code]{algorithm} \usepackage{listings} and following in the document body to display the actual code: begin{algorithm} ...
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varioref: change default “on the facing page” string

I would like to be able to change the varioref strings. In particular, the on the facing page one. It should not be a problem. The documentation clearly states various macros used, and I would think ...
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Could I label each curve of my plot with a name ON the curve?

Could I label each line of my plot with a name ON the curve? I want to reproduce the same of this link, but without using contour. Is it possible? The plot is a 2D plot.
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Tikz Intersecion doesn't recognize path named with name path

I have problems with using path names defined even in the same loop. the following code produces error message: ! Package tikz Error: I do not know the path named `ab6'. Perhaps you misspelt it. ...
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Adding chapter prefix for Appendix

I am working on a larger report and need help with chapter naming for the appendices. I want to add "Appendix" as a prefix to the chapter numbering for the appendices in my document in the actual ...
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Change the word “Chapter” [closed]

I'm using the following code and the question is, how can I change the word "Chapter" for "Chapitre" (in French)? Thanks in advance!: \documentclass[ fontsize=12pt, ...
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No heading for reference/bibilography part

I run pdflatex, bibtex, and twice pdflatex on the minimal working .tex and .bib files in Installing new .bst files. It can compile, and the output pdf file has the reference part but without the ...
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Change name of abstract [duplicate]

I'm writing a document with and abstract and I've set the language to Spanish, and so the abstract environment displays the word "Resumen" instead of "Abstract". I want the opposite. I've tried ...
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Change “Abstract” Title Name in els Article Class

Good day, I've searched the archives and have tried using \renewcommand\abstractname{summary} to change the name of the abstract, but was not successful. Here's the working example of my code: ...
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Changing name of the label Algorithm [duplicate]

When using algorithmx you get "Algorithm 1 algorithm name". How can you change the label "Algorithm"? I do not mean individually for each algorithm, but instead changing it globally the whole latex ...
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Change name of algorithm

I've been trying to use this answer Changing label name for algorithm to no avail. I use the packages: \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage{algpseudocode} And this code for defining new environment: ...
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What does KOMA stand for in “KOMA-Script”? [closed]

I could not find any hints to the acronym KOMA - maybe someone knows and can post his opinion. It evolved from a bundle called "Script" - being the reason KOMA-Script classes start with "scr" ...
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Can not redefine the command of \figureformat (\figureformat undefined)

I want to redefine the \figureformat to customize the output of figure captions: \renewcommand*{\figureformat}{\thefigure.\figurename} However, it gives an error when I compile: \figureformat ...
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Replacing 'Algorithm' keyword in caption of algorithm2e environment [duplicate]

I want the following to appear: ------------------------------------ Policy 1: APolicy ------------------------------------ while not-an-end-of-doc do read-line; print-line to stdout; end ...
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How to change the name “References” in IEEEtran to “Bibliography”

I am using the ieeetran class. In the Bibliography, the title is "References". Does anyone know how to change the title to "Bibliography"?
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LyX “table” not capitalized IEEEtran

It seems I'm having a lot of issues with using the ieeetran class in Lyx. Currently the word "Table" appears instead of "TABLE". Each of the letters is supposed to be capitalized, but right now just ...
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Word “REFERENCE” and “Reference” in ToC and bibliography page in Thesis [duplicate]

I am writing thesis using template "Easy thesis" from ShareLaTeX. Now I have a problem in writing the title "Reference" in the last page of thesis and in the table of contents. I want the word ...
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How to label my references so I know how to refer to them?

I’m currently writing my master thesis and I have a lot of papers to cite. I’m not able to find a good way of giving shortcuts (names) for the papers when I cite them. Can you recommend a naming ...
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Change wording used in sectioning such as \part

I am busy writing an article that is not in English. It is divided into various parts so it makes sense for me to use the \part{} command. However, using \part{} adds the word "Part XX" to the ...
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Biblatex: use Latin abreviations for page numbers instead of localized ones

When using biblatex for my bibliography in a German document, page numbers are abbreviated with S. x or in case there are two consecutive pages S. xf (where x is the page number). For formatting ...
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Contents and References sections translated to Greek

I am trying to export a LyX paper into PDF but the Table of Contents is named "Contents" in English and the same with the References. I would like them to be named "Βιβλιογραφία" and "Περιεχόμενα" ...
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Changing the word “Subsubsection” to something else

I am using babel (spanish) and want to change the name provided by \subsubsection (e.g. "Subsubsección" in Spanish) to something shorter (e.g. "Sección") To that end, I tried to follow the post: ...
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Using cleveref for named referencing

This is what I have so far \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{tikz-cd} ...
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How to write “References” title after each thesis chapter instead of “Bibliography” [duplicate]

I need to write "References" title at the end of each chapter instead of "Bibliography". My codes are simply \begin{thebibliography}{99} .... \end{thebibliography} I tried with adding ...
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How to change the word “table”/“cuadro” for “tabla” using \cref?

I´m starting using cleveref package. I like it. But now I´m typing in spanish and when \cref is pointing to a table I want that use the word "tabla" instead "cuadro", in the text. When I type "is ...
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How to remove the word “Proof:” from the environment proof?

I am writing a paper and I will prove a theorem in an appendix because the proof is lengthy. When I use the following code, \documentclass[journal]{IEEEtran} \usepackage{amssymb, amsmath, amsthm, ...
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Label part in title and TOC “First part”, “Second part”, etc

I'm sure this question has already been asked and answered but I didn't know what to look for in the forum. I'd like to label my part title in TOC and in the beginning of the part itself like "First ...
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Replace the text 'Chapter' with custom text in Memoir [duplicate]

How can I replace the word 'Chapter' with some other text string in Memoir class? So, instead of Chapter 1, it appears as, say, MyChapter 1. Also, the text is in Devanagari script so MyChapter will ...
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Change “Theorem” to “Věta” in beamer

I tried to use \uselanguage{Czech}\languagepath{Czech} as suggested in Babel (French) does not translate the theorem environment in Beamer class, but I still get "Theorem" instead of "Věta" for my ...
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Different names of sections

I wish to name my sections as "Exercise x - name" in the text but as "Exercise x" in the ToC and in the \leftmark. Does anyone have an idea for this? I have tried just manipulating my \leftmark by ...
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change “Algorithm 1:” to “Algorithmus:” in algorithm package

I am using the algorithm package and I need my algorithm to be labeled as "Algorithmus: XYZ" instead of "Algorithm 1: XYZ" where XYZ is my caption for the algorithm.
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Can I change the name of my bibliograpy? [duplicate]

When I write \bibliography{biblio} the bibliography's name is "reference". How can I change that ?
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What is the scheme of fonts naming in PDFs generated by LaTeX and other software?

Most of PDF viewing software allows one to see documents properties, in particular, fonts used in them. Some viewers (e.g. Okular of KDE) even allow to extract such fonts to TTF files. I always ...
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arara: problem with spaces in the name of .tex files?

I know that there is a problem with spaces in the name of .bib files. Nonetheless, the following MWE compiles perfectly fine if one does the normal latex -> bibtex -> latex -> latex compilation ...
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Renaming “Acronyms” (glossaries package) [duplicate]

I'd like to rename the "Acronyms" section produced by the glossaries package because not all the terms I have included in it are actually acronyms but rather abbreviations. The only way to change ...
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Changing name of List of Figures [duplicate]

I write in my preable the following code: \usepackage[a4paper, inner=1.5cm, outer=3cm, top=2cm, bottom=3cm, bindingoffset=1cm]{geometry} \usepackage[onehalfspacing]{setspace} ...
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How can I replace “S.” (German abbreviation for page) with “Sp.” (German abbreviation for column) in the Apacite-package for only two entries?

I've got a question concerning the replacement of "Sp" instead of "S" in a reference. For example, instead of getting XXX, Y. (ABCD). YYY. In Y. XXX. (Ed.), FGAH. (A. ed., S. 01-03). VVVV: ZZZZ. I ...
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Changing style file for bibliography [duplicate]

How do I change the 'plainnat' style file of natbib so that the title of the Bibliography is "References" and not "Bibliography"? Note: This is required for thesis corrections and I would rather keep ...
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Adding a string “Chapter” to selected chapter numbers in TOC

Any idea how to add a string "Chapter" to TOC to a selected positions in TOC? For now, TOC looks like this: Chapter without any number A Chapter without any number B 1. This is chapter 1. 2. This ...
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Is there / should there be a naming convention for expl3 extensions?

In other programming languages, there is a (sometimes pretty loose) standard on how to name modules / packages / etc. Does expl3 have such a convention in place or, if not, what should it be? Say you ...
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Customize the name of custom listings in their “list of”

As I would like to separate the listings in my document, I decided to create two separate lists of them: one for the algorithms, and one for the sources. In addition, the sources must be loaded from ...
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How to change the name of Index section

I use the makeidx in the extreport and the command \printindex to print the index out. The Index name (index in English) was translated to Vietnamese automatically into "Chỉ mục". I want to change ...
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How do I access float's name (e.g. for use with caption*)?

I would like to access the current name of the float. In the float package manual, I've read that command \floatname{<float name>}{<new name>} works by redefining \fname@<float ...
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how to change the word 'preface' in Scientific Workplace 5.5

I'm having a problem with the language in SWP 5.5. I am writting a text in spanish, so I am using the \usepackage[spanish]{babel} sentence at the beginning of the document and it works perfectly with ...
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How can I rename “Appendices” in the Table of Contents and in the text?

I would like to change the name of the "Appendices" to "Appendix" in the Table of Contents. So far, I was only able to change the name of the Appendices in the text, by using the following commands in ...
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LYX - change TABLE to TABLEAU [duplicate]

I use the document class "book(more font sizes)", with French language. Tables appear as "Table" in the pdf. I tried \renewcommand\tablename{TABLEAU} in the preamble, but even if it does not generate ...
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Is it bad style to have spaces in environment names?

I've recently realized that, due to how \newenvironment, \begin, and \end work, there is no reason you can't have environment names with spaces in them. As long as you stick with \begin and \end, this ...
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Change “et al” for “y col.” in natbib [duplicate]

I'm using natbib to make the citations in my document. When I cite an article that has more than one author with \citep{Ak-Suleimani1999}, I have, in the output: Ak-Suleimani et al., 1999 The ...
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Spanish references and bibliography

I'm using the following commands for my bibliographical stile in TexMaker: \usepackage{natbib} \bibliographystyle{econometrica} \bibliography{<referencias>} I'd like to know How to modify ...
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Equations (to be tagged, but how?) too long to fit in a Beamer alertblock

In the following code the 3rd equation is going out of the alert block. I want to align those equations beautifully inside the alert block. And also I want to indicate that the first equation is 'Mass ...