{parameters} is about the meaning, and the manipulation of fundamental parameters that guide the typesetting of LaTeX.

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Knitr/LaTeX: conditional execution based on external parameters

I'm using knitr to create LaTeX documents with integrated R code. Now I'd like to readout some external parameters (saved in a TXT or CSV file) and create a document based on the conditions specified ...
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LaTeX: Can I use a setting file to change some common parameters shared among different template files?

I have several template files used for journal articles, such as for review, article, case report, etc. These templates have similar file structures. I realized that some common parameters need be ...
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Macro passing problem with pgfmath

As a continuation of thread 2010/2014 versions difference: I am trying to decorate program listings with highlighted lines, numbered balls, etc. In 2010, I used a macro which does not work any more ...
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Pass parameters to ConTeXt \component, \product, etc

I would like to use, and it appears suited, the \component and related commands in ConTeXt. However, I would like to have multiple parameters to a given component e.g. \startcomponent X ...
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placing text using \widthof with tikz

I am new to using Tikz and I do have a question about writing a macro with allows me to use a parameter to scale a simple drawing and put text according to the size of the drawing. Here is what I ...
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Command calls with multiple parameters

I'd like to improve the latex code from a previous answer by using it all along a resumé which I've reproduced below. The MyFrame command have to be called around 20 times but using different items ...
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Passing parameters to LaTeX - but in TeXShop

This kind of question has been asked before, but I didn't see any involving using a GUI to pass parameters (doc class, new conditionals) to a LaTeX document. I would be interested in some precise ...