{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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europecv and biblatex compatibility problem

I use the europecv class and I'd like to use my biblatex bibliographies inside. It turns out that europecv needs the ucs package which is incompatible. Any idea how to deal with this problem?
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Titlesec and ACM conference format: How to get proper capitalization of sections

The ACM conference format requires that the first three sections "Catagories and Subject Descriptors", "General Terms" and "Keywords" be special sections with lowercase titles. All other sections ...
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How can I get just the table of contents to take the full page width?

I am using the template provided from http://hci.rwth-aachen.de/karrer_thesistemplate for my master thesis. The template is built so that there are margin notes at each page and is using the book ...
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sample texts for a template

I am looking for some sample text, or a sample document which includes most basic LaTeX code structures such as sections, paragraphs, item lists, equations, tables, figures. I would like to include it ...
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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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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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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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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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Painless Memoir Class Book Template

I would like to find a memoir class book template that has the basic features of a book already configured (with dummy type, dummy figures, etc.) that compiles properly, so I can just start writing ...
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Cornell Notes - A lyx or latex solution needed

I teach academic writing to computing students and one of the tasks they have to carry out is to compile a set of research notes which can then be developed into an essay. I find that the Cornell ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Template Specification [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What does 'double spacing' mean? What does "12 point type and 1.5 or double spacing" means and how could I make sure that the template am I using here is ...
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Svmono hack. How to change font size in Springer Verlag Class?

I am writing my Ph.D. thesis with svmono class of Springer-Verlag, but the default size is 10pt and seems to me too difficult to read. I would like to change to 11pt or 12pt. This two option are ...
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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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librement.sty for standalone latex documents

I am new to latex, and I love the template that was used for creating the Debian Administrators Book The authors use a latex style librement.sty (in the sources dblatex/librement.sty). Is it ...
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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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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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Add templates to TeXworks

Using TeXworks 0.4.3 r.857 (MiKTeX 2.9) on Windows 7 I am trying to add an arbitrary folder containing a template so that it can be seen from TeXworks's New from Template... option. I can't figure out ...
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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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Is there a common pgfplots styles/templates repository

I (try to) use the same plot layout in pgfplots everytime. I keep having to input the same details and although I do my best to cut and paste, it would be great if there were a simple set of chart ...
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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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how to create a template or document class for latex?

I need to write a document class or template, as for an article, letter, etc. Is there software for this? How do I set it up so that anyone can use my class just like \documentclass{article}?
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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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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 ...
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Unable to load nomenclatures

Following my question here, there is another one issue that stills unanswered. Once gain, the following template http://www-h.eng.cam.ac.uk/help/tpl/textprocessing/ThesisStyle/CUEDThesisPSnPDF.tgz ...
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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: ...
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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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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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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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Templates for Books on Grammar, Phonetics for Language Learning

I want to make a book about the grammar of a indigenous language and use it for language learning, so far I got some templates but it seems they are for plays and math. I would appreciate information ...
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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} ...
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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 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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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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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, ...
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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 ...
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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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Linux LaTeX template installation issue

I have Ubuntu 12.04 and I'm trying to install the IEEE template to create a .tex document. I have tried both methods of the following tutorial, but none worked: ...
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Q&A Template in LaTeX

I am preparing a Q&A document. I created the image below in MS Word. I was wondering if there is a way this can be accomplished in LaTeX. I want to keep formatting consistent through out the ...