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ShareLatex knitr install package

Sharelatex comes with a few R library's that you can query. However, it is impossible for me to install a package or query a non pre-installed package. The package I am trying to use is the arm ...
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How do you make Biblatex work in ShareLaTeX?

I'm compiling my PhD dissertation in ShareLaTeX and today was my first, "Oh no!" moment. I followed lockstep's guide to switching to biblatex. Seemed very clear and straightforward. After commenting ...
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Double hard carriage return does not generate indented paragraph after pasting text from Word. Any tips or workarounds?

I'm using ShareLaTeX and I have pasted some text from Word into the tool. In some of these sections I am noticing an issue when I compile to PDF. Even though a blank line exists in the LaTeX coding, ...
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Thesis Template on Share Latex :: Changing Size

I'm presently using a template on ShareLatex called "PhD Thesis of University of Liverpool". I'm using the longtable package in it, but don't seem to be able to change the font size in it. If anyone ...
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professional cv spacing issues

I've been trying to figure out how to format this section of Professional CV from ShareLaTeX to make the vertical spacing more tight. The vertical bar between columns tends to leave more space than ...
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sharelatex does not recognize chapterbib [duplicate]

I am working on a fairly large document and would like to break up the bibliography for it to appear after each chapter (instead of doing one big references section by the end of the document). To ...
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What's an easier way to navigate the compiler view?

ShareLaTeX has 3 columns when a project is open--a menu column on the left, the LaTex code in the middle, and the compiler view on the right. I'm using ShareLaTeX to write my PhD dissertation--a very ...
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Photo in job application not showing [closed]

I am using this template for my application, but having some trouble adding the photo "picture.png". I then realized that within the template itself was the image also missing, could someone help ...
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Online TeX editor with Google Drive sync?

I found a mention of such a thing here, but I still do not see anything on the web to do this. So, is there a way to sync newly compiled TeX files in your Google Drive? What I'm interested in is ...
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My First Reference Bib not work well with ShareLaTex, I need do to create it

I am returning the use of LaTeX, and a long time no use, my knowledge was always just about the tool, especially considering the desire to use it. In a new attempt to use together with the research ...
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How can I make the board render correctly (Sharelatex)? [duplicate]

I'm trying to use the psgo package to insert some go diagrams into a sharelatex file, but the boards are failing to render. Here's a minimal example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{psgo} ...
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Sharelatex doesn't recognize my bibliography entries

I'm using Sharelatex for my thesis, but I was using LaTeX with TeXnic center before. Sharelatex is not recognizing my bib entries. I just can cite the first twelve entries but from to the 13th to the ...
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what are emacs' keybindings in sharelatex?

I've just signed up to Sharelatex.com, the free latex online editor. I've noticed there's the possibility to choose keybindings among Vim, emacs or none. I've chosen the emacs key-bindings but no ...
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Sharelatex CVPR ruler

I am using sharelatex (great tool) but I haven't been able to find a way to show the ruler (blue numbers on the sides of the paper) that comes with the CVPR template. I was wondering if someone has ...
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Output file is not generating

I have got one issue with the latex document while compiling. The output file is not generating and showing the error message as "Undefined control sequence." in so many lines shown as output.bbl ...
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inserting university logo in a thesis cover page

I want to insert my university logo instead the name only in the cover page of the thesis I am using from sharelatex thesis template. I am uploading both the .tex and .cls file here. please suggest me ...
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Page numbering and title issues

I have got some problems with page numbering and titles. I inserted command \pagenumbering{arabic} after \listoffigures command My intension was to start arabic pagenumbers from the introduction ...
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LaTeX Error: File `kbordermatrix.sty' not found

I have the code for a transition matrix that compiles fine with a desktop editor like TeXstudio, however fails to compile in cloud-based LaTeX editors like ShareLaTeX or Overleaf: ...
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Positioning and fitting a long table in landscape in thesis

This code has lot of errors, probably it does not have the right usepackages in the .tex file . I just need to fit it in landscape mode in one page. Also There should be bold separation between the ...
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combining two different graphs in a single pgfplot in LaTex

I have this two graphs made with pgfplot in ShareLaTex, my advisor wants me to show them in a single graph, the two plots will be recognized by solid and dashed lines respectively. also the legend ...
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Undefined citations in Natbib (ShareLaTeX)

All of my citations are undefined in a ShareLaTeX document. A minimal working example: \documentclass[a4paper]{report} \usepackage[british]{babel} \usepackage{natbib} \bibliographystyle{natbib} ...
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How to remove blank spaces above and below inserted images?

In my document there are large blank spaces above and below the images that I inserted, also sometimes I can see blank spaces after the texts too. How can I remove the blank spaces above and below the ...
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Install knitr on own shareLatex server

EDIT: According to a ShareLatex Github discussion, I should create a .latexmkrc file and add the following code (I tried already in the home directory but it didn't work) : my $root_file = ...
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Two cover pages (titles) to a thesis document, in different languages

I'm using the Princeton-university-thesis tamplate. I need to create a cover page in English and anther one in Hebrew. How this is can be made with the template I'm using?
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putting(-) sign in the axes and working out a graph in pgfplots

I need pgfplots to show (-) sign in the y axis, somehow it does not read it. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[margin=0.5in]{geometry} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{textcomp} ...
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Find ShareLaTeX default font type

I need to use in Word the same font type as in ShareLaTeX. ShareLaTeX explains the font types they use here, but I'm uncapable of finding which one is the default one. Is it Computer Modern Roman or ...
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Using psvectorian, pgfornament or similar with Share LaTeX

I would like to use these or similar ornaments in my LaTeX document. However I use Share Latex (and have no other option since this is a collab project, and its too late to change), and pgfornament ...
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Acronym glossary doesn't appear

I'm trying to get an acronym glossary to appear on my ShareLaTeX project, but even the demo they have doesn't work: https://www.sharelatex.com/project/554bfc42d1eab411203a5f23 ...
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Asymptote working on Sharelatex but not on my local pdflatex

I have a document.tex file: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{asymptote} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \centering \asyinclude{test.asy} \caption{A test with \textsf{asymptote}} ...
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sharelatex: PDF inclusion: required page does not exist <5>

I checked the other question similar to this issue yet I could not find a proper solution for the issue I am facing for including an .svg file which is converted using inkscape with pdf+latex option ...
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How do I create new journal template in Sharelatex?

How do I create a new template for scientific journals in sharelatex? I am trying to write my thesis but the template for my university is not present in the given sample templates.
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Green cursor in ShareLaTeX - Lost functionalities

After some weeks working with ShareLaTeX, the cursor has turned green. This wouldn't be a great concern but since then I am unable to Ctrl+C and Ctrl+V chunks of text in my text file when I am ...
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IUCr paper on Sharelatex - references

I am writing a paper for the Journal of Applied Crystallography using Sharelatex. To manage the references I put them in a .bib file and I added the following lines in the preamble: ...
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ShareLaTeX maintenance [closed]

I have been using ShareLaTeX for a long time and I like it very much, but lately it seems to me that it is not up-to-date. I had asked two questions 1, 2 in here some time ago and obviously the ...
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Sharelatex: figure not being rendered when using Springer's monograph template

This Sharelatex project renders a figure with four pdf images correctly. Neither of the ways in which the figure is typeset works when using Springer's Monograph template (link, look at the part.tex ...
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Timed out compile unless I delete bibliography

I have a document that won't compile unless I delete the bibliography. All of the subfiles compile individually (but they don't refer to the bibliography file). It was working fine for weeks, and all ...
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Underfull \hbox in the bibliography (badness 1824) in lines 114--114

I'm using Sharelatex and got the overfull \hbox command referring to my bibliography. The line referred to is: "\bibstyle{numeric}" \sloppy \nocite{*} \printbibliography \bibstyle{numeric} ...
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Sharelatex - index stopped printing

I'm editing a 500+ thesis in sharelatex. After I finished updating it's \index entries, it stopped printing. These commands are written in the main file. \usepackage{imakeidx} ...
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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 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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Advice for multilingual document with many languages

I need to create a document with snippets in many languages - between 10 and 30 of them. I've seen people suggest XeLaTeX, but I'm working on a system that I don't have control over and that's a ...
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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 ...