{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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Templates for NOT math-based books?

I need neat templates for books which aren't about maths or any other science - just your everyday HarryPotter-ish book you read to get your mind off all the bad things happening during the day. So ...
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Code improvement and suggestions in template

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass[12pt,twoside,letterpaper]{report} \usepackage[text={4.95in,7.5in},centering,bottom=1.5in,showframe]{geometry} \usepackage[dvipsnames]{xcolor} ...
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Editing a Custom Class File to Eliminate Blank Pages, Fix TOC

I am using a modified BYU Thesis Template for my thesis. This template has two undesired features that I would like to eliminate: The template creates blank pages in various places. Examples are ...
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Latex compile errors with copernicus discussions template

I'm trying to compile a paper using the template for Copernicus publishing. In particular, I'm trying to use the Ocean Science Discussion option. Here is a code snippet: \documentclass[osd, ...
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Gym Workout log template in LaTeX

Can anyone suggest or, maybe, share their own gym workout logs created using LaTeX? Something like this, for instance. Template 1: From Builtlean Source Template 2: From Builtlean Source
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UK CV templates [closed]

I am looking for a UK CV style layout in LaTex, the only ones I seem to be able to find are all American based. Can anyone point me in the right direction.
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How to make a given LaTeX template compatible with my LyX file?

I have already written my entire thesis in LyX. But my university has a fixed LaTeX format in which I've to turn my thesis in. Kindly advise.
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How to create a receipt / facture?

I would like to make a standard template for receipts. It should have the usual stuff, i.e.: name, date, concept, amount given, etc. since they could be used for payments such as rent or just plain ...
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two column article templates

I have been looking on tex.stackexchange and Googling but I can't find a decent two column template. Does anyone know of site or have a template for a two column article style tex file? That has a ...
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O'Reilly template

I don't know for you, but on my side, I'm a big fan of the O'Reilly book presentation. I was wondering if some of you know where I could find a LaTeX template with the same presentation ?
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Authors with multiple affiliations

The problem Using this template I want to have an author in the list of authors with multiple affiliations. Like in this mockup ("Othercoauthor" has multiple affiliations): The code This is ...
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Importing my TeX Template fails

I am trying to get the TeX template of my university into my LyX where I have written my thesis already before trying this and I am freaking out. The full template can be retrieved from ...
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Creating a section template

I'm reading a lot of papers, and writing notes on them as I go. I want to make a single document containing one \section for every proceedings-year, with a \subsection for every paper. (I'm using ...
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XeLaTeX and bib entries with nocite

I am using xelatex to compile my document for the first time. I would like to know what exactly I am doing wrong, because it is no generating any bibtex entries with nocite command. Main File - ...
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changebar in ToC in LaTeX [closed]

Is it possible to put the change bars (in a LaTeX doc) in table of content of the individual sections? e.g I have some changes in section 4.3.1 and O would like to have change bar in the table of ...
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Omitting the date from auto insert template and modifying the items to sentence case

I am using a template which insert the date automatically. How I can remove the date? Besides, in itemizing it in upper case and put the text in center. I would like to have items in a sentence case ...
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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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harvard-thesis template and error using bm package

I have a following problem. I use harvard-thesis package to write my thesis and I have a problem, when I want to use a package bm. Here is a minimal example. Using this code: %!TEX TS-program = ...
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Child's birthday invitation template

I am trying to do a birthday invitation for my daughter for her 4th birthday. Are there ready-made Latex templates available? So far I was just downloading some bitmap templates and using GIMP to fill ...
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How do I set variables in latex template used for pandoc markdown to pdf conversion [closed]

I'm sorry if this is a bit of a pandoc question, but I'm hoping you tex users have some familiarity with latex templates within pandoc. I'm very new at this, but am excited to get a good work flow ...
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Trouble formatting createspace template in memoir

I have just begun to use memoir and I am already having trouble understanding exactly how to make this work. I will refer to the manual but I would like the experts here to explain to me in simple ...
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Problem using a LaTeX template for writing thesis

I have downloaded a template for writing thesis from MIT website, which can be found here. In the file main.tex, I have to modify the following code: \typein [\files]{Enter file names to process, ...
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Developing a document class using a Writer2LaTeX-generated document as a starting point

Background My university is finally starting to become more LaTeX-aware and has developed and published a document class for theses and memoirs. This class is based on the memoir class and is now ...
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how to get the ws-procs9x6 document class to work with subcaption package?

I have a problem concerning the ws-procs9x6 document class furnished by a conference. I can't get it work with the caption & subcaption or even subfig packages to work with it, which is a problem ...
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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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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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What's a good typewriter template?

I'm searching for a template which makes a document look like it's written with a real typewriter. Ideally, this means it's not only in mono-spaced font, but the hyphenation is adjusted accordingly. ...
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Octavo environment stanza break spacing

In the octavo document-class, there is (as in many others) a verse environment for the setting of poetry; however, breaking stanzas appears to be unimplemented: there's no difference in vertical ...
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Best LaTeX Templates for books and lecture notes

I have written and submitted a lectures series in mathematics in arXiv, arXiv:1211.3404. Its format is book, but I have some difficulties with it. For example for page numbering, indexing, etc. I am ...
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LaTeX Templates in Russian

I am using LaTeX template for a thesis in English. Now I need to write my thesis in Russian using the same template. I added: \documentclass[11pt, a4paper, oneside]{Thesis} \usepackage{cmap} ...
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Automating the creation of name badges for an event

We are organizing an event. There will be around 60 participants and I need to prepare name badges (tags) for them. The badge will involve, name surname and affiliation fields which is different for ...
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Templates for “notes-examples-… environment”

Books often use special environments to display examples, theoretical details, notes, etc. Here is one example: Do you know any website that collects templates for this kind of special environments ...
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How to remove the line “Received; acceped” from title?

I am using the aastex.lyx template to write an article and I cannot find a way to remove the "Received; -------- Accepted" line coming after the title. Does anyone know how to remove it ?
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How should a salary negotiation letter look like? [closed]

Does anyone know if there exists a template for salary negotiation? Or perhaps how one should look like?
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shrink top and bottom margin of elsarticle template

I am using the latex template elsarticle from Elsevier, but I find that the top and bottom margin of this tempalte is too large, I would like to shrink the top and bottom margin. How can I do this? ...
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Does anyone know the name of this template?

Although I like LaTeX, I am a bit bored of the default template and would like to use something looking more like this: http://www.ens-lyon.fr/DSM/SDMsite/M2/stages_M2/Debierre2012.pdf Does anyone the ...
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Float reference only appears when using [h] here float placement [closed]

I'm typesetting an article using PNAS' template for two-column articles: http://www.pnas.org/misc/PNASTWO.CLS My problem is that if I include a figure or table: \begin{figure} \caption{my figure} ...
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Address book form

I want to create an environment (or any other command) for entering addresses. For example, I want something like this: \newaddress \home \name{John Doe} \phone{123-456-7890} \address{100 1st Street, ...
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Subcaption compatibility with ACM document class

I'm currently working on a paper for an ACM conference and they require me to use the sigplanconf.cls I want to use subcaption, but if I add \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{subcaption} then I get ...
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Fancy templates for chapter styles, headings, colours and spacing [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Fancy chapter headings I am new to latex but decided to write my thesis with it. However, I think the standard layout of latex is not super fancy meaning the chapter ...
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LaTeX template for a report

I am fairly new to LaTeX. I am writing a report in LaTeX and I would like to know if anybody can give me the right hint. The Report is a mix of text, tables and graphs. It should have also headers and ...
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LaTeX template enforcing predefined document structure

Is there a way to design a LaTeX template that would either enforce given sections, subsections, etc or generate an error if a given section label were missing upon compilation? For example, suppose ...
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How to vertically align some text in a table?

EDIT I was given the following code for a table template (modified in order to take into account David's remarks below) : \documentclass[12pt, a4paper, final]{article} \usepackage{array} ...
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oneside option gives error

I'm writing my thesis and I have a problem: if I put twoside in the options I obtain no error. I need to print oneside so I put the option oneside but I obtained hundreds errors. This is my code: ...
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Template of old research document

I've been looking at this PDF, and I can't figure out what template it is. It looks vaguely similar to this post: Showcase of beautiful typography done in TeX & friends What I'm trying to ...
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Documentation of “%! TeX” codes [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: When and why should I use %!TEX TS-program and %!TEX encoding? I want to create a list of "%! TeX" codes to a documentation file for my template and want it to be as ...
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Where to save a Latex Template

I am interested in saving a Latex template (that I wrote) so that I can use it via the "create new from template" file option. Can anyone tell me where I need to save this template in order to do ...
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How do I go about typesetting a Genkou Youshi page?

I wanted to create a simple sort of template, for printing and then using by hand. The one I want to create is called Genkō yōshi (原稿用紙, "manuscript paper"), which is nothing more than those squares ...
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Remove chapter number on algorithm numbers (scrbook)

I write my bachelor thesis using a document class provided by our institute based on scrbook. I write pseudo-codes using algorithm2e which I put in the appendix since otherwise they would "interrupt" ...
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How do you generate a LaTeX template for a small college course?

I just started a course where every student has to write some stuff as a homework (10-15 pages).To ease the creation of such a document I want to provide a template for LaTeX (as it is most spread). ...