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Invisible Glossary caused by .cls style file

I'm writing my paper in ShareLatex. I have followed the instructions on inserting a Glossary. However, when I attach the style file I am ordered to use, the glossary no longer appears. I can not ...
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pgfgantt bar alignment off

For some reason it looks like that, here is the code: \begin{landscape} \begin{ganttchart}{28}{28} \gantttitle{2012}{12} \gantttitle{2013}{16} \\ \gantttitle{October}{4} ...
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Automatic parenthesis sizing with multiple sums and products using new lines

I'm trying to use auto sizing of parentheses. Can you see why the below is creating brackets all of the same size? I've tried removing reference to the function \x, but this doesn't change anything. ...
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\graphicspath not working

I have saved a .eps file on a folder. I am using ShareLatex, but the code does not work. I couldn't find anything wrong with it looking at previous answers. Any hints? The complete code looks like ...
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WriteLaTeX vs ShareLaTeX [duplicate]

We are three persons who are going to do a project spanning over a year (math) that will equal 100+ pages of heavy math. This is a collaboration so we are going to need a project history, ...
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Longer Cap of \sqrt

I am using ShareLaTeX for assignment. I want to input an equation like: $EOQ=Q^*=\sqrt(\frac{2K\lambda}{h})$ and got output like this: But I really want the square root with longer cap (or ...
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How to edit latex file and add images to it

I am new to latex and i have only a basic knowledge of this formal (Mostly i use MS word for preparing documents). My current question is reagrding this file. What i am currently doing is editing ...
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How to convert sharelatex project into PS?

I have a sharelatex project and i need to covert it into a PS. Even I have downloaded the whole latex project and I tried to install Texmaker. But seems things are not working
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Add image to Two-column CV on sharelatex.com

I would like to use the following template for my CV: https://www.sharelatex.com/templates/cv-or-resume/two-column-cv Unfortunately the standard template does not support to include a picture. As ...
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Error File \endcsname when adding table to tex file

As my last question might show i have problems compiling my thesis with latex. I have thus started to rebuild the tex file part to part and have realised that the errormessages with missing \endcsname ...
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Sharelatex 'swallows' 80 pages of my work when compiling pdf

I'm extremely new to LaTeX, since I have to use it for my thesis. Anyway, when compiling the PDF Sharelatex kind of swallows at least 80 pages of my thesis?! Anybody know what could be causing this ...
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Using ShareLatex my Bibliography crashed

I learned Latex using ShareLatex. So far, everything went just fine up until some point when suddenly my latex document gave me error messages that my citations cant be found. I really need help ...
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How secure is sharelatex?

Background: One of my co-authors faced problem of compiling the paper that I had built using TexStudio and MikteX 2.9 on his Mac Machine running TexLive. ShareLaTeX Role: So, one solution is to use ...
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Why does \leq show up as \le?

My only two packages are amsmath and amsfonts. When I type \leq, it shows up as if I had typed \le. How do I do the actual less-than-equals (>=) sign? Edit: I typed \leq and the output symbol was ...
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ShareLaTeX fails to compile quotes

The following document is compiled incorrectly in ShareLaTeX but works perfectly in my LaTeX installation. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[russian]{babel} ...
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Extremely Slow pdfLaTeX compilation with specific packages?

I am compiling a document using the bioinformatics stylesheet. Compilation has been extremely slow on my local machine (64-bit quad-core i5 Lenovo x230 running Texmaker on Windows 7), and on ...
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Comparison: Sharelatex vs Writelatex

So far I didn't have the chance to use neither of these services. Before starting, I would like to hear your opinions. What are the advantages and disadvantages? Why should I choose one and not the ...
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How to get small numbers (For example q0)

I'm still new to Latex, and I can't seem how to write f.ex. q0 where the 0 is small. Hard to explain/search google when I don't know what you call this in english. Hope someone can help :)
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Error persists after removing the code

I accidentally added an erroneous backslash to a code in the equation environment. Even after removing it - in fact even after removing the whole line - the error persists. ! Undefined control ...
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Changing text font color and views

%============================================================================== %== template for LATEX poster ================================================= ...
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Glossary not printed issue on ShareLatex

Hi guys I'm having issues with the recently implemented Glossary in my sharelatex package. When using the glossary tags it works fine in the text but at the end the glossary won't get printed. I have ...
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Typesetting in Tamil on ShareLaTeX

My main goal is to display Tamil script in LaTeX using ShareLaTeX. I would be happy to figure out a minimal working code to display வணக்கம் in ShareLaTeX. \documentclass{article} ...
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New text overwrites the old in ShareLaTeX [closed]

I'm very new to using LaTeX and have a question to which I haven't been able to find the answer by Google. When I want to edit/write new text in ShareLaTeX, it overwrites the old text that is already ...
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Sharelatex - Nomenclature

Recently, Sharelatex added the possibility of using \makeindex. However, I would like to add a nomenclature, preferably in the same style as in this topic How to achieve nomenclature entries like: ...
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LaTeX \usepackage{datetime} and \usepackage{scrtime} are off by an hour

I want to print the current time in my LaTeX file but both \usepackage{datetime} and \usepackage{scrtime} show the wrong time. Can I correct to a different time zone? Adjust for daylight savings? I ...
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Is there any way to use a custom font with moderncv?

The package moderncv proposes only two available options for the font selection roman & sans. I've seen the following declaration in the source code of the package: ...
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Trying to add an image/icon just before the text in a section while using moderncv

Note: I'm using sharelatex I was wondering if there are any way to set the background color of the header part (the one that contains personal info) of a file that uses moderncv in order to visually ...
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Why is lstlisting splitting my XML tags?

I have a little problem with this ambient. I have some XML to insert into my document and the thing that really bugs me is that the new line breaks a closing tag in two. I indicated to the environment ...
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Georgian in sharelatex

I need to create a book for a friend of mine and I thought that Latex would best fit for this job. Plus this will be a very good opportunity to learn this powerful tool. The problem is that the book ...
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Fixed font size and document background alpha channel

I am creating an app that shows off some formulas I pre-render with latex on sharelatex.com. ShareLatex gives me the documents as vector pdf's, but I have a problem. Here are some examples of what I ...
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Section bibliographies using biblatex in ShareLaTeX

I'm trying to use biblatex to make sectioned bibliographies like here: Section bibliographies However it doesn't seem to work over at ShareLaTeX. This works: \documentclass{report} ...
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Greek to ShareLaTeX and moderncv

I tried to use the ShareLaTeX for my resume using monderncv but the tried and could not write Greek. There is a solution, someone has managed to load the Greek in this program?
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Text and symbols get capped in math mode

I use these the following setup in my preamble: \documentclass[oribibl]{llncs} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{todonotes} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} ...
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How to use fontawesome package with article class, using Sharelatex.com?

I'm using the article class, also worth mentioning is that I use Sharelatex.com. I have the compiler set to XeLaTex. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{fontawesome} ...
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force \today to use EST

I'm using ShareLaTeX, which, for those who don't know, is a website that compiles LaTeX on a server. The issue is that when I type \today, it gives my the date of the server. So, for example, right ...
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Why am I receiving an undefined control sequence for my equation? [duplicate]

I have an equation defined as $$m^*(E) \leq \sum_{k=1}^{\infty} l(I_k) < m^*(E) + \varepsilon \text{ and } E \subseteq \cup_{k=1}^{\infty} I_k.$$ but I am receiving an uncontrolled sequence ...
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BibLaTeX doesn't show bibliography when compiling

I've just watched some YouTube videos given by ShareLatex. In the video I saw he constructed a Thesis in LaTeX. It is available here. Now, I downloaded the whole package to see if it would run in my ...
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Inserting images in ShareLaTeX

I have no idea how to correctly define my graphics path on ShareLaTeX. In a Linux terminal my folder location would look like: \home\Libraries\Documents\paperimages I'm sorry if this is asked on the ...
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Missing space between author and page with biblatex-mla

I am trying to use biblatex-mla to create a bibliography and cite works from it. Here is an example text with some citations: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Including jpgs into Beamer when using sharelatex or writelatex

I'm trying to include a jpg into Beamer. Many of the sources I've looked at mention that it's necessary to include the graphicx package in the preamble, and to use something like ...
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How to type Chinese characters in ShareLaTeX?

I'm going to type a few of Chinese characters among a bunch of English sentences, for example: Note: the first ":" introduces an extensive description of the sememe "tool|用具", describing what ...
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Wrong numeration in toc longer then one page

I tried anything I could find with \cleardoublepage and \newpage and so on; mostly they use \addcontentsline. I don't need to use it as listof=totoc already puts it into the toc so even if I use ...
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Problem with importing image [duplicate]

I added a png image named MVC Unit 2 Question 1 Graph 1 to the directory, but I am not able to add the image to Latex. I am currently using online Share LaTeX, which I believe is pdflatex. ...
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Adding a glossary with ShareLaTeX

I'm trying to add a glossary to an article in ShareLaTeX but It seems the whole \makeglossariescommand doesn't work if you don't use the makeglossaries document_namewhen compiling (as it says here). ...
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ShareLaTeX compilation flags

Is it possible and if so how can you pass flags to the ShareLaTeX compiler which one would have passed as parameters to the LaTeX compiler? I am using the minted package and need to pass the ...
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ShareLaTeX Bibliography in ApJ format

I am trying to use ShareLaTex to compile my bibliography in the Astrophysical Journal (ApJ) format. The document compiles in ApJ format just fine, but the bibliography is compiled in some generic ...