{templates} is about templates built on {document-classes} to provide the basis for a particular document type. Questions with this tag should be about the features of the template, not the underlying class.

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Problems with overriding the values in a cls file

I'm writing a thesis and I'm trying to make the Table of Contents single spaced. This question was asked before and I tried the following solution in my .tex file: \begin{singlespace} \...
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My titleclass breaks subsubsection headings

I am using the titlesec package in conjunction with the ACM SIG Alternate document class to create a special kind of subsubsection as follows: \documentclass{sig-alt-full} % +++++ Begin Experiment ...
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Tabular vs fbox (or other options?) for creating an organized document

I'm currently in the process of trying to make a template that I can use for creating lesson plans for my high school math classes, but am having some trouble figuring out how I can make this be the ...
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LaTeX templates/packages for writing a patent specification

Are there any templates or useful packages for writing a patent specification, such as the ones in this collection?
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Check Template Settings

Since I am new to LaTeX, is it possible to help me check if the required settings quoted bellow have been setted correctly in the template also quoted bellow? The required settings: The text ...
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How can I contribute to CTAN?

I have create a template and some macros I would like to share. How can I contribute them to CTAN?
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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{% \vspace*{-...
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Authoring an MLA-conforming document in LaTeX?

I am trying to write a paper in proper MLA (Modern Language Association) format, but I am having trouble understanding how it all goes together. Is there an example document or template for MLA (with ...
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ragged right justification in cls template

I'm using a latex template to format my dissertation. The template has been provided as a .cls file and accompanying tex file. One of the requirements is that the table of contents, list of figures ...
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Page a day calendar problems

I am really new to the whole LaTeX thing, but it really interests me, so I'd like to learn more about it. I am also looking mostly to do just words, maybe a picture here and there but i just want ...
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Why the point is missing after the number in this enumerate list?

I've always used latex for writing papers and documents but I'm not really expert of templates and styles. Currently I'm working on a document and I'm using a template that was provided by a ...
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Cross reference of a section that doesn't have a section number

I was using ACM CHI latex template in which sections do not have section numbers. For example: BACKGROUND SubBackground SubSubBackground Now I want to cross reference, but I don't ...
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AASTex package: how to unnumber equations?

I'm using the AASTex package and I've been wondering how to unnumber equations (I hate numbers in equations that you don't even cite later!). So far I've tried the usual: Tried to put the \nonumber ...
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LaTeX Template for Technical Books [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: LaTeX template for a technical reference manual / user guide? I’m looking for some good templates for technical books. I’m particularly interested in computer science. ...
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Is there a latex template that makes a page look like a math notepad?

is there a class or template to make a LaTeX page look like a math-ruled notebook/pad page? Thanks.
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Xelatex issue when using Xelatex template

I'm experiencing a problem when using a cover letter template I downloaded from http://www.latextemplates.com/cat/cover-letters. Here's my preamble: \documentclass{scrlttr2} \usepackage{fontspec} %...
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Font and Style considerations for business reporting

I read through this question on general considerations about using LaTeX for business reporting. I am interested in any advice on how to style LaTeX appropriately for business type reports. For ...
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Modify template's front page to support lengthier subject titles and two additional text lines

I know that this is easy, but I can't figure out how to make it work with a 3 or 4 -line subject title. Any suggestion? The template of the project I am working on is here. EDIT: In additiona, how ...
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Footnotes causing pagebreaks in philosophersimprint.cls

I am trying to typeset an article using the philosophersimprint class, but footnotes are having a weird interaction with pagebreaks. Here is a minimal example demonstrating my problem: \...
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How to get two tableofcontents (general and detailled)?

I often see two table of contents in books - one for the big overview, one very detailled. I would like to have that too for a book based on Springers svmono template. I have numbered chapters and ...
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Description environment redefined

I use the Latex templates from Springer for a project, and to my surprise, the description environment doesn't work correctly - the item labels are not bold. I don't know where this is customized in ...
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TeX as the basis for data driven document generation system?

I am in the early stages of trying to replace an existing document generation system based on Microsoft Office apps (Word and Excel). The system runs once a year to generate over 300,000 individual ...
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Is there a package or scripted solution to generate the program for scientific conferences [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a LaTeX package for conference event programs? I am looking for a solution to generate the program to a scientific event with multiple conferences and workshops. ...
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\tableofcontents is undefined, toc file is empty, how to generate TOC?

I'm astonished how good and informational this site is. However, I was unable to find an answer to the following problem: Background: I'm working on a book for IOS-press, and my first chapter is ...
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Autoinclude files

In my previous question I asked about templates. I got quite a cool answer, thanks! There is code like \long\def\FourierIntroduction{Content} In say the file Fourier.tex. What I would like is that ...
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Template which can change

This question might be too general, but is something I thought about because I needed this in several different situations. What I would like is to have a document of "problems" which I can solve. In ...
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Lyx template for scientific paper

Anyone know of any simple Template for scientific paper which is easy to modify and looks great? So that i don't have to use several hour to find out the syntax.
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Identifying styles in PDF

It happens many times that I take a look at an interestingly typeset document in LaTeX, but to which I don't have the source-code to inspect the style. One such example is this one: http://philosophy....
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Unable to load citations [closed]

The following template http://www-h.eng.cam.ac.uk/help/tpl/textprocessing/ThesisStyle/CUEDThesisPSnPDF.tgz is supposed to work absolutely fine, however, for some strange reason, it is currently ...
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Template Modification [closed]

I am new to LaTeX. My questions are not such difficult but for obvious reasons I do need some help. I found the following template very useful: http://www-h.eng.cam.ac.uk/help/tpl/textprocessing/...
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\subsubsection command and xcolor package

I am using xcolor package to draw some colored tables. But I am having trouble with the \subsubsection command. When I block comment the colored tables and xcolor package, it works. When I do not ...
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Model of curriculum vitae with Latex [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: LaTeX template for resume/curriculum vitae Please, is there any patterns (model or package) to download to do a cv with latex? Thank you so much
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How to include headers and footers for pages between chapters?

\documentclass[12pt,a4paper,openright]{mwrep} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage[top=2cm,bottom=2cm,left=3cm,right=2cm,twoside]{geometry} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} \fancyhf{}\fancyfoot[EL,...
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Smaller font for the reference section

This is a follow up question to How to reduce the space between the author block and paper text? sig-alternate.cls I am using the template sig-alternate.cls, but I need a smaller font size for the ...
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centering block body with respect to block title in beamer

I'm trying to write a poster using beamerposter package. I would want to structure it using 3/4 columns, and each column should have a certain number of blocks. I would want to define my own theme ...
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How/where to test my template document?

I've created a sort of a template for a Ph.D. thesis at my faculty (a document class, a main thesis.tex file and some dummy content). The faculty's Linux server doesn't have a full TeX distro (e.g. no ...
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How to draw a diagram for packets scheduling in networks or task scheduling?

I would like to draw a diagram for packets scheduling in networks similar to the this one: The same type of diagram (or very similar) can be used also for tasks scheduling. Can you please indicate ...
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A compact LaTeX template for sig conferences that does not produce a permission block [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to remove the copyright box on a paper that uses the ACM sig-alternate.cls class file? I am editing a paper with LaTeX and I use the template sig-alternate.cls, which ...
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LaTeX template for a professional looking CV [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: LaTeX template for resume/curriculum vitae I know there are couple of similar questions. However most of their answers are links to LaTeX libraries. Can I ask kindly for ...
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Business letter template with letterhead on the side

Is there a template for a letter that allows for the letterhead to have some of its elements on the side (in the left/right margin) in a vertical column or sidebar including a business logo? Somewhat ...
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Is there a LaTeX template for electronics data sheets? [closed]

Many electronics data sheets appear in very similar formats. E.g., Analog Devices DAC data sheet in PDF has a very common format. Is there a LaTeX template for generating a document like the above?
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Working with templates

I have just read the wonderful article LaTeX templates and realized that I have tried to practice this approach but there is one technical aspect which I don't know how to tackle. I am talking about ...
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Problem when compiling tex file from Eurographics [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Cannot see the .bib file contents I'm trying to use Eurographics' latex template with MikTex and Texworks under Windows. I open the .tex file and then immediately compile, ...
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Template for Cubicle Tags (Desk Tags) in LaTeX

Does anyone have a good template for a LaTeX style cubicle or Desk Tags. The format of the tag can be as follows: Name Designation Misc Info
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Use g-brief address field layout to produce labels

I have a number of letters created with the document class g-brief and would like to generate labels (does not have to be automatic; cut-and-paste would be ok for now) from the address used in each ...
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\thelstlisting undefined for nostarch

I'm trying to get nostarch working and it won't even get out of the gate. I'm just a lowly user so these kinds of errors leave me quite clueless. The sample doc in the distribution nssample.tex ...
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Template (?) for Table Name Cards for a Formal Dinner [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Best way to make place cards in LaTeX So I have an event coming up and I would like to generate a bunch of Name cards to assign where people are seating. It would have the ...
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Template for Software Release Notes [closed]

Is there a good template for software release notes? I typically cover new features, bug fixes, and enhancements. I'm currently using HTML but its ugly and not easy to distribute. Ultimately, I'd like ...
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Implementing line-based corporate design in LaTeX

I would like to implement a line-based corporate design in LaTeX. This question is kind of a follow-up question to my earlier question How to write a report template to match corporate design. I have ...
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LaTeX template for book reading?

Is there any LaTeX template such that in each section I can write down my reading notes ......?