{rules} is about drawing lines (also called rules). Popular packages are {booktabs} (which provides high quality table rules) and {dashrule}.

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Problem with newlfm package

I am downloading an sample of a cover letter and I need to modify it. Here is the code : %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% % Long Lined Cover Letter % LaTeX Template % Version 1.0 (1/6/13) % %...
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Customize the \columnseprule for one particular column in \multicols environment

I'm trying to do a poster presenting what the starting point of my thesis is about. For this, I'm using a \multicols environment composed of three columns. The problem is that I want a particular ...
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Remove line between caption and table

How I can remove line between caption and table? My code is: \begin{table}[h] \tables{360pt}{1.875pt} \caption{EG unit Characteristics for TPC and 201 bus distribution systems} \label{tab1} \begin{...
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How do I make unruled footnotes within an environment?

I have a single environment, fancyfoot, in which I would like footnotes to have no rules. \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{lipsum} \newenvironment{fancyfoot}{ \renewcommand{\footnoterule}{} }{...
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What is the right way to remove the thin space that appears between adjacent rules when viewed in a PDF viewer?

When rules are placed next to each other, a thin space appears between them. I'd like to remove the space. What is the best method to do so? Minimal example: \setbox0=\hbox{\vrule height10pt ...
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Only print footnote rules for certain streams when they're alone on the page

I'm using the reledmac package, along with the reledpar package, and I'd like to modify how the footnote rules appear. But, being a novice, I can only get so far. (See MWE). The document contains ...
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Line thickness varies based on titlespacing settings. Behavior change based on content

I am trying to format the section of the document article class a little differently. To achieve this, I have defined a command Section as below. \newcommand{\Section}[1]{\section*{#1}\noindent\rule{...
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miktex-makemf source file not found(subfont hbf2gf)

I was writing in TexMaker when an error suddenly occurred after i compiled. The error that shows up on every build is: Process started Running miktex-makemf.exe... miktex-makemf: The ...
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Drawing footnote separator line

Footnotes have a horizontal line above them, separating them from the body text on the page. How can I draw this line in a different context? I also would like the to vary the length of the line.
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arara - How to see errors and pdf with in Texmaker Windows

How could we check the errors in TexMaker and also generate the PDF automatically? I am unable to do it for the moment. Using the following as comments I followed the installation process correctly ...
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Add horizontal lines for selected shaded cells

I was trying to add a thicker horizontal line for columns 2-13 (above columns A, B, and C in the following example). My code did not not work for shaded columns. Any suggestions? Thanks in advance. \...
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nopagebreak between rule and custom theorem env

I'm making a custom theorem environment. Here's a minimal example of my problem, with some filler text borrowed from the GPL: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage[dvipsnames]{xcolor} \usepackage{...
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Can I draw an end-of-proof box this way with \hrule and \vrule?

Does this end-of-proof box look all right? \documentclass{article} \newcommand{\proofbox}{\vbox{\hrule height0.75pt\hbox{\vrule height1ex width0.75pt\hskip0.5em\vrule width0.75pt}\hrule height0.75pt}...
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How to get row height in tabular?

I want to calculate row height that I could change tabular vertical rule. Everything is fine if I don't use superscript. But with superscript I don't get correct height of vertical line (\vline). ...