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Buy help for LaTeX? [duplicate]

Does anyone know, where I can buy help for LaTeX? I have a lot of beginner problems with LaTeX and I'm looking to buy help. Does anyone know, where I can hire someone to help me? I would probably need ...
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How can I use relative paths?

I want to add a table from a separate tex file to my document. I get an error saying the file vr_sets.tex is not found, when I do this in Chapter2/chapter2.tex: \input{tab/vr_sets} This also fails: ...
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How to \setmainfont when “randomfont.ttf” is in different folder?

I'm currently working in sharelatex online Latex editor, using XeLaTeX. I had all the fonts working using the fontspec package, however once moved to the Fonts folder there is no way to make them ...
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How to decrease margins in LaTeX [duplicate]

Specifically ShareLaTeX. I feel that the top margin on the first page created by \maketitle are too large. How would I go about changing that?
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Remove space in reference in “et al. ,”

I'm using Sharelatex to work on my thesis, and I want to use the natbib package and authordate3 style for my bibliography. For some reason, when referencing a bibliography entry with multiple authors, ...
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No dash between page range in natbib

The articles and books I reference to in my master's thesis are missing the "-" sign between the page numbers, so instead of "20-22" the result becomes "20 22" in the PDF-file. I use a bibtex database ...
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Chinese in ShareLaTeX

2nd post on Stack Exchange, not 100% sure this is the correct place to post, but I'll move it if it needs to be moved. I've been trying to learn how to type up my Chinese documents in LaTeX (I use ...
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No year in authordate1

After I have compiled my code the following references is shown in the PDF-file: [Oestreich-Janzen, n.d.] My bibtex database looks like this: @INBOOK{Oestreich-Janzen, author = {S. ...
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Spacing in a two-column document in Emacs+AUCTeX and ShareLatex

I have the following source code. When I compile it in Emacs+AUCTex I have the expected result, but when I compile it in ShareLaTeX there are huge gaps between paragraphs as ,I can only guess, ...
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Sharelatex Question about Images

How do you add a picture to Sharelatex? I tried using an example with the "universe" picture from the web and I don't know how to find the directory?
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Online compilation with commercial fonts [closed]

The price of the full packages of professional, commercial fonts (Adobe Garamond, Minion, etc.) is far out of the range of what I can afford. So I am wondering if there is no alternative somewhere? If ...
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ShareLaTex's margins [duplicate]

I am a very beginning user of ShareLaTex. Generally I use only the most simple \documentclass{article} which is sufficient for my purpose. However, I consider the left-right top-bottom margins are too ...
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siunitx does not detect typeface and size

I am using a template from PNAS (http://www.pnas.org/site/authors/LaTex.xhtml) on sharelatex and when I am adding units like: \SI{15}{\mL} they are not scaled properly, as seen in the attached ...
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I don't know why I'm getting these white spaces in my PDF [duplicate]

I was just doing a project in sharelatex and from one time to another the white spaces shown in the figure appeared, the white spaces are the ones between subsections. I've spent 20 minutes trying ...
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Circle a number inside a table

Open to any and all suggestions / alternative layouts. Need to be able to cleanly circle a number inside of a table. Currently I have this (stolen from elsewhere) and it produces output as attached. ...
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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 ...