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What documentclass/template should I use for non sectioned essays?

I have looked for different templates but most of them are concerned with papers, theses, books etc. But I am wondering if there is a specific one for simple essays, because (as an example) using the ...
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Can not compile TeXStudio’s Letter template

I have just created a new file from a template in TeXStudio. I have chosen the letter template. So I have this code generated: \documentclass[]{letter} \begin{document} % If you want headings on ...
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Understand .cls files and working with sig-alternate.cls

I'm a day-one LaTex user so bear with me. I need to format a paper I'm writting with the sig-alternate.cls template in LaTex. I've got LaTex installed with TexStudio and MixTeX along with the ...
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Classes for profiles

I'd like to create some handouts and documents with keywords for my daily presentations in school. As opposed to the tufte layouts theses documents are only one or two pages long. The handout should ...
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Template that follows this book layout

Is there a template out there with a format such as:
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Undefined Control Sequence section

I'm new to using LaTeX and I'm using someone else's template. I don't know but I keep getting Undefined Control Sequence error. I would really appreciate if someone could help me out in figuring out ...
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Should I code a custom class for my template?

I am looking into the feasibility of using Latex to write reports. The reports which I generally write are quite repetitive and only really include small changes, such as an address, zone rules, ...
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Compilation of LaTeX style files?

I've just gone through every google search I can think of without success. Is there an archive, database, list, or other compilation of LaTeX style files? I've found plenty of style files specific to ...
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Using a new document class/template with LyX?

I tried googling this elsewhere but I'm new to LaTeX and extremely confused about certain things. Basically I downloaded MikteX and I'm using the latest version of Lyx with it. Now all I basically ...
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Document class for writing class note

I would like to know the document class to write my lecture notes and assignments questions which I will be using for a course I am teaching. I want your valuable suggestions in this regard.
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Loading a class within a class [duplicate]

I'm trying to develop a set of custom classes. They are all very similar, but each do slightly different things (a custom letter, article and report for example. Since they share things in common, I ...
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LyX template for legislation? [closed]

Anyone know of any simple template for legislation which is easy to modify and looks great so I don't have to spend several hours to figure out the syntax? Edit: By legislation, I mean something ...
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Creating static head title for a document class

I am making my own document class in LaTeX but I have a problem on how will I make this title appear automatically when my class is used. Should I code it this way? \AtBeginDocument{% ...
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How to write a LaTeX class file for my thesis

I want to design a new LaTeX for my college thesis, so that all students could use it. I have decent understanding of how LaTeX works. I am looking for some nice article explaining how to write a ...
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LaTeX Class / Package / Template for programming project report

I'm looking for any useful class or package or style (template) to help me write up a programming project report. I've found many LaTeX tutorials but I found it quite hard to start from scratch.
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document class for a restaurant menu

I'd like to typeset a restaurant menu. What would be a good document class or package to use? I'm hoping for an answer similar to this thread: Survey Document Class or Package?
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Is there really something wrong with using the caption package for \ContinuedFloat?

In my question How to create an unnumbered algorithm with a caption?, a nice solution was suggested using \ContinuedFloat, from the caption package. However, when I use it, I get: Package caption ...
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Document Class for Recipes [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: A cookbook in LaTeX? I'm trying to find a package I can use to typeset cooking recipes. I would especially like to find something that keeps the ingredients to the left ...
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How to make a portfolio with LaTeX

I've been surfing the CTAN website but I haven't been lucky. Does anybody known an appropriate document class in LaTeX to produce a Graphic Designer portfolio? I wouldn't like to reinvent the wheel. ...
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Looking for LaTeX templates.

where can I find a 'professional' document templates in LaTeX. I need two different one to the other user documentation and second for developer documentation. I know that I can safely create it ...
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Templates for NSF grant applications

Are there any good LaTeX templates or classes available which comply to NSF formatting requirements? In particular, I'm looking for a template for the "biographical sketch."
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Documentclass user macros

I wanted to create a documentclass for a complex template. I ran into the following problem: I want to have user macros to store content in boxes which are then displayed by the template in the ...
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Creating a complex template

I would like to create a complex template for documentation as a document class. I should be able to define my text fields (for instance, \documentNumber, \projectTitle). My class should be flexible ...
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Preparing cheat sheets

Are there any templates, document classes for preparing cheat sheets? If not, what would make it easy to produce such documents?
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Setting up a LaTeX document using the Uggedall or tufte-latex templates

I’ve used LaTex before for a while, but (1) it’s been ages, and (2) I’ve only really had to import minor packages for a basic template. Having come across templates/classes like Uggedal’s and ...
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Survey or questionnaire document class or package?

I like to create surveys and questionnaires, what would be a good \documentclass or package to use?
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How to customize the standard report template

I am tired of writing company reports using MS Word, so I am looking for a way to define a custom template that follows the company branding. Basically what I would need to define is the following: ...
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Class for Curriculum Vitae [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: LaTeX template for resume/curriculum vitae Which class do you recommend to write a CV? The answer will probably be different depending on the CV being used in the ...
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Where can I find a `datasheet' document class or a tutorial on how to create one?

I'd like to be able to make a datasheet for a module that I'm building. By datasheet, I mean a document containing: A title page, with the primary features, applications, and an application block ...