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How to change the endnote title from “Notes” to “Endnote”?

instead of using the title "Notes" in the endnote section, I'd like to use "Endnote". Do you know how to change the title? I'm using the following package: \usepackage{endnotes}
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Dots in filename, underscores in extension

I have the following svg I want to include, that I've nicely converted to a pdf following How to include SVG diagrams in LaTeX?. Now I want to include it in my document, however the document's name ...
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Change the bibliography name scrartcl class [duplicate]

I am writing a scrartcl document using \begin{thebibliography}. The title of the bibliography is displayed automatically and it is "References". Can I change it to "Biography"? I know that the ...
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Renaming the bibliography page using BibTeX

Is there a way to rename (or do away with the name of) the bibliography page that is output using BibTeX? If so, is the name dependent on the bibliographystyle, or is it something inherent within the ...
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How can I split Biblatex's \printbibliography over multiple pages, with different styles?

I am working on Latex document totalling 360 pages for group coursework at University. Part of the coursework, is that we have to have each of our names on each page, to which we contributed. I am ...
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Best practices in labeling (giving labels to equations, theorems, items, etc..)

Are there some Latex style guides with part dedicating to labeling? I want to use some persistent labeling scheme, but don't know any (except for uncertain one in my mind). What labeling scheme ...
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How do I change “References” title in APA6?

I've a document that I have to write in spanish, therefore I've to change the title of "References" section to "Referencias I've used: \renewcommand{\refname}{Referencias} \renewcommand{\bibname}{...
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How to create *local* labels/refs in LaTeX?

Concise question: Is there any way to limit the scope in which a \label is visible to a \ref? Motivation: My current goal is to create a rather large document, containing many exercises and their ...
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Changing Citation Abbreviation Language [duplicate]

I want to change in-text citation abbreviation. I mean, I want to use Turkish version of English abbreviation. I searched before I asked queation but I can not figure out. For example, Davidson ve ...
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How to make a package play well with others?

I have an ever growing preamble and it contains commands like \su and \so for the special unitary and special orthogonal group algebra, just \mathfrak{SU}. Then later I wanted to use the soul package ...
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Change the word “Table” in table captions

I need to have tables with their numbers, just as when I use \caption. My problem is that when I use the \caption it shows me like this: Cuadro x.x: this is some table. The word Cuadro is ...
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Change caption name of figures

How can I modify the caption name of a figure? For example I have \caption{This is a figure.} and by default the caption appears as Figure 1: This is a figure. However I want Fig.1 - This ...
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Extra space after the figure or table caption

I want to change figures and table naming from Figure 1 to Figure S1 and analogously for tables. I tried to use: \captionsetup[figure]{name=Figure S} or \renewcommand{\figurename}{Figure S} but ...
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Layout isn't shown appropriately with Thai font

I tried using a simple book template on TexStudio with Thai font. The result isn't quite good. Please help. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{book} \usepackage[english,main=thai]{babel} \usepackage[utf8x]{...
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Change the name of sections [closed]

In the past I just used \newcommand{\sectionname}[1]{Task~#1} to make the sections have a different name. Now it seems to have stopped working. I am using babel with the ngerman option. I have ...
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Changing Abstract name does not work

Here is my MWE: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{fontspec,xgreek,polyglossia} \defaultfontfeatures{Mapping=tex-text} \setmainfont[Mapping=tex-text]{Liberation Serif} \setdefaultlanguage{...
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Can I configure or adapt ExSheets in order to distinguish “problems” from “exercises”, each type being independently counted?

For reasons that are beside the point, I want to have both exercises, Ex. 1.1, Ex. 1.2, Ex. 1.3, ..., and problems Prob. 1.1, Prob. 1.2, Prob. 1.3, ... Maybe also Example 1.1, Example 1.2, ... ...
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How to rename Abstract title in Memoir? [duplicate]

I'm trying to customize the Abstract of a memoir document using the following command: \renewcommand{\abstractname}{Executive Summary} The problem is that it actually has no effect. How can I ...
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Where is there a registry of intermediate TeX file extensions?

I'm just about to embark on a new package which will need to write a single temporary file (similar to .aux etc.). The temporary file is, in fact, a specialised bibliography, but I want to avoid ...
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'List of theorems', translated into my language

I'm using \listoftheorems (part of the thmtools package) to show a list of all my theorems. It works really well, but it prints "List of theorems" in English; I would obviously prefer it to be in my ...
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Change chapter heading from “chapter one” to “capitulo uno” [duplicate]

I copy below an example of what I meant \documentclass[11pt]{book} \RequirePackage[spanish,english]{babel} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{...
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How to change the name of document elements like “Figure”, “Contents”, “Bibliography”, “Appendix”, etc.?

I'd like to modify the names used to typeset some of my document elements. For example, the caption of figure floats should change from "Figure" to "Fig.", and my \tableofcontents sectioning heading ...
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Bibliography title

I can't change the "Bibliography" to "Βιβλιογραφία" \documentclass[11pt]{report} \usepackage[english,greek]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \addto\captionsngreek{\...
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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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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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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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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 text,...
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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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How can I change the “References” to “Reference” in the thebibliography environment?

My problem is that I have only one reference. So I would like the head of this part to appear "Reference" instead of commonly "References". More generally, could we change the title "References" to an ...
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Minted: customise listing name? [duplicate]

How do I customize listing name: Listing 1: thing -- when I use minted? Here's an MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{minted} % \renewcommand{\lstlistingname}{Something} % doesn't work! \begin{...
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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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includepdf does not find file with comma

I am already using grffile to ensure that all files are found on the file system (windows 7), but now I have an example where the second file is not found. \documentclass[]{scrbook} % \usepackage[% ...
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Rename sections with ngerman

I am searching for a possibility to rename sections. I am using the ngerman package. I have tried something similar to http://stackoverflow.com/questions/3125231/how-to-rename-sections-in-latex, with ...
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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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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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Changing label name for algorithm

I have this algorithm: \begin{algorithm} \captionsetup[algorithm]{name=MegaAlgorithm} \DontPrintSemicolon \KwData{$G=(X,U)$ such that $G^{tc}$ is an order.} \KwResult{$G’=(X,V)$ with $V\subseteq U$ ...
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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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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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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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Customising glossary group titles

I'm using the glossaries package to produce multiple glossaries in the same document and have found it convenient to define my own glossary style. When makeindex is used the glossary is sub-divided ...
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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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Add a dot in “MA Thesis” in biblatex’s @masterthesis entry

in output I see "MA Thesis" however I want to have "MA. Thesis". How one can put a dot after "MA"? I am using numeric style. I looked though the file biblatex.def and I can see some \map sententences ...