{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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LNCS template looks different

I found several papers, such as this, generated through the LNCS template that look different from the ones I'm able to generate. Does anybody know why? How can I generate the former?
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Good LaTeX template for book about maths

As I want to write a short "book" about Analysis I would like to work with a template which is good enough for readability, looks good and furthermore can handle dozens of my theorems, axioms, ...
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A good template for note taking

One of the problems that I have read that people say about LaTeX is it isn't very good for quick note taking. Has anyone used LaTeX for quick note taking? If so what template have you used? And how ...
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LaTeX for writing a fiction book [duplicate]

I am wondering if one can use TeX/LaTeX to write a full-fledged fiction book i.e. a prose, literature (not poetry) e.g. if Conan Doyle wished to write his Sherlock using TeX, what would you have in ...
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What LaTeX / LyX classes, modules and templates are available for novel writing?

I'm very new to LyX and LaTeX, but keep seeing it mentioned while Googling for composing a novel. I'm understanding that it might offer the simplicity of being able to focus on writing the story, ...
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LaTeX template for writing a novel

I'd like to use LaTeX to write a novel. Could you recommend me any template?
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i want to change margin in my thesis templates 1.5inch left 1.25 inch right 1 inch up and 1 inch down [closed]

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How to change the Institute name from the template

I am new to Latex. I have to write thesis for my MS. For that I search latex templates and find one template at http://web.mit.edu/thesis/tex/ I edit the template accordingly but not able to change ...
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Need a latex template for letter in format with from and to one after another and followed by body of letter

I like to type a letter in latex with From and To one after another and then followed by sub and then body of letter. unable to set the From and To in the page. Suggest me how to put it shall i use ...
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Changing A0 poster template to A1 format [closed]

I'm using this LaTeX template Link from latextemplates.com, but I can't get the format set to A1 size without ruining the layout. Any suggestions?
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Change template parameters

I have this overleaf template: Template If i have a long chapter name it seems cut This is the result How can insert a new line? i tried with \\ and \newline command and i get this: Or how i can ...
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Generating a template

My professor gave me a template which I compiled but it gave me lots of errors. The code is: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{rotating,graphics,psfrag,epsfig} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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How do I create new journal template in Sharelatex? [closed]

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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Spacing problem when adding DOI to Permission block in ACM template

I've added the copyright permission block to the ACM alternative style template as described here. The total permission block spans 10 lines at the bottom left hand corner and the spacing looks fine. ...
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Errors with untouched Beamer Template in RStudio

I am new to using Beamer, and wanted to have a template working so that I could, for the time being, simply and easily change the content. I downloaded the .zip file from ...
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Reformat my paper from one LaTex format to another LaTex format

I am very new to LaTex. One reason I switched to it was to have an easy way to reformat my papers based on the templates provided by different publishers. Then I don't know yet, laTex provide that ...
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Can't change font size in ACM SIG Template [closed]

I'm using the ACM SIG Template for personal purpose and I try to make the main font bigger but it is somehow locked and I can't figure out how to change it. I know that it is supposed to be locked on ...
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How to go about learning to program in Tex? [duplicate]

I have been using Tex for a few years now and enjoyed the work of others (e.g., ctan packages, templates, styles). My question sees to practical code to learn from. What would be a good primer, or ...
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Templates for math student [closed]

I am going to start my math major, and I learned the basics of latex because I would like to use it to make my documents and take notes. But now I would like to find some templates to use for: ...
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Using Texcount Templates

Anybody have a texcount template they would share? I noticed that the texcount documentation references an option -template="template". I presume this is to enable adding some custom text surrounding ...
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Include a different picture on title slide than on other slides in powerdot template

I am writing a powerdot template and would like to include a picture on the title slide that does not appear on any other slide. On other slides I want to include a different picture. Working from ...
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Beamer template setbeamerfont bfseries

I have a problem regarding the \setbeamerfont command related to alerted text. The usage is: \setbeamerfont{alerted text}{series=\bfseries} However, bfseries does not work in math mode - what can I ...
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Table caption not appearing in PNAS document class

I am unable to get table captions to show up when using the PNAStwo document class from 2008 (the latest version includes printer marks that I do not want). The documentation says "Figure and table ...
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What is best Latex template could be used for presentation? [closed]

I'm looking for good template that I can use to make my MS thesis presentation defense, I think there are many, but if some used to do good presentation for PHD or MS thesis defense, can provide some ...
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Changing the size of this latex CV template from A4 to letter size

I have downloaded this CV template from LatexTemplates: It uses a very very old library called res.cls which can be found here. The problem is that the size of this PDF is A4 and not letter size. ...
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LyX template prerequisites on Mac are missing

This is my first time using LyX to write my thesis. Running on Mac (OSX 10.9) and downloaded LyX Version 2.1.1. I noticed that there is no installer. All LyX files are bundled here: (1) ...
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Article template and bibliography style for the journal “database”

The Oxford journal "Database: The Journal of Biological Databases and Curation" usually prefers submissions as Word files :S but I already have a fully prepared article in LaTeX. It does not provide a ...
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How can I use align environment in conjuction with iopart.cls class?

I would like to use align environment over eqnarray for typesetting my equations. However the publisher forces to use the iopart.cls as the article class file which, as they mentioned, is incompatible ...
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LaTeX style or macro for detailed response to referee report

Is there a suitable macro (or even style) for responses to referees and editor? These often entails several points to that need to be addressed. It would be nice to, say, quote the original text ...
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Fonts and Template File for Journal “Mathematical Notes” by Springer [duplicate]

Dear Friends: Like most of you, I care for the aesthetics of the font and presentation of my work in Tex. I am interested in the Tex template file for Journal called "Mathematical Notes" which is ...
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Problem with importing bibtex-file in a Thesis Template

For my bachelor thesis I downloaded a template made available by my university. However the standard bibliography part was using \begin{thebibliography} \end{thebibliography} Since I had already ...
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Need help creating a basic template [closed]

Would anyone be able to create a LaTeX template of this?
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IEEE template shows the wide figure in the middle instead of top

I expect this code to show me a figure on top of the next page: \begin{figure*}[t!] \centering \includegraphics[width=\textwidth]{tiger} \caption{caption} \end{figure*} I tested it and it works ...
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How to compose poetry with LaTeX

Well I have a very long poem (IX parts in 630 lines) and I want to format it with LaTeX. I know there is an environment called verse for this kind of task. But this is not a short verse, it a whole ...
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Create an template [duplicate]

I've been using the same format and setup of a front page in my homework's e.t.c and I've always wanted to just create an template file. (*.cls) I think? I.e. I don't want to see all my packages in ...
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How to insert a figure in tikzposter with labels and captions?

I am writing a poster of a0 size with the help of standard tikz poster tempelate. Due to some reasons, the standard latex format as given below wouldn't work. \begin{figure}[htb] ...
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Where are the common document classes (article, letter, etc.) stored on Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I use TeXworks on Ubuntu 14.04. I've been trying to locate where the default templates (article.tex, letter.tex) are stored, to no avail. I'm looking for their location because, I have a document ...
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How to add a template to my “global” latex install? [duplicate]

I'm compiling my latex via the command line using latexmk. However, I'm using a template which isn't built-in and I'd like to be able to reuse the template in the future for other documents without ...
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Can't get this template to work

I recently downloaded this CV template: http://www.latextemplates.com/template/wilson-resume-cv The download includes a "cv.tex", "structure.tex" and a folder with a bunch of fonts + a file called ...
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How to do such a footer and header in LaTeX?

I guess it is possible to do it somehow I tried as follows, however I was not able to do it yet. Can anyone help me to get exactly this header and footer? From even to odd: From odd to even: ...
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How to improve this custom MLA formatting?

I am required to follow a certain formatting that resembles MLA style. There has to be a 1/2" header top margin (the header being the "Essay #1:..." part). There has to be a 1" body top margin (the ...
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No references appear on template

I am using the following template found here. I want to use natbib (or BibTeX, which ever is most convenient) to run my references using nocite{*}. It gives me an error message: Package etoolbox ...
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Looking for: Easy header-design for (mathematical) work sheets in scrartcl-class

I am searching for a template, sample or some workaround to design math work sheets. I'm especially interested in designing the header of the sheets, which should include the faculty, department and ...
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Separate authors when using IFAC template

Following the answer given here about how to generate an academic abstract, I'm using the ifacconf class (IFAC). A PDF sample of how this class looks can be seen here (full package can be downloaded ...
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Problem with controlling figure position spanning multiple columns and text columns in article template

I've tried all the tricks to force figure placement. The only one that worked was [H] with \usepackage[section]{placeins} in the preamble and then the text column filled the left side first, bringing ...
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Beamer Template

I would like to know is there any beamer template that is being used in this presentation. If there is no template kindly help me to make one similar to this. Thank you.
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Underline in 2 column format paper [duplicate]

I am trying to make an underline using \underline{TEXT} in a 2 column format paper. However, when I underline the text, if it is long, it doesn't go to the next line and just continues straight. I ...
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Reproducing a document [closed]

How can I reproduce the layout/style of diploma thesis A Coercion-Resistant Cryptographic Voting Protocol (direct pdf download)? It looks like a book class document but what colour/font type are the ...
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Suitable TeX variant to create custom invoice and letter templates

Which TeX variant should I use to most easily create a custom invoice and a custom letter template? I have a design for the invoice that I would like to implement exactly using a suitable TeX ...
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Templates for language learning [closed]

I'd like to make a book for language learning. I intend to include several parts like Conversation; Vocabulary; Grammar; Exercises. However, the templates for book I got so far seem not suitable ...