{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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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 ...
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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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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 ...
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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 hide other SubSubsections in sidebar of beamerclass?

I make a translation of a 600 pages Book with the beamer class in Latex, so I have lots of Subsections and SubSubsections. I want to show all subsections of the current Section in the sidebar along ...
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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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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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How to adapt IEEEconf layout settings

I am a beginner in LaTeX so I was trying out the bare_conf.tex provided by IEEE which uses IEEEconf.cls. I am trying to use this as a template for writing my own paper. However the specific details ...
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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 ...
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Templates for the Journal of Finance

and other known journals in finance and economics (jfe, rfs, aer, econometrica, jpe,...): links would be highly appreciated, by me and I guess by many users. If you know the links please post them! :) ...
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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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TeX templates for mathematical articles

I'm currently trying to write an article on a method of finding infinite series for some known functions. However, I'm finding it very difficult to: Get a good guidance on how to structure the ...
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Templates for generating timesheets

Are there templates for generating weekly time sheets in LaTeX? Ideally something that would minimize duplicate entries by computing totals and days-of-week.
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Design and implementation of an elegant Tufte-inspired two column presentation template?

I am interested in finding or creating a beamer template with the following characteristics: left: a square (ish) figure, about 2/3 of the width right: two or three statements, zero to four small ...
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LaTeX + Django templating and margin run on text

I am rendering LaTeX templates with Django template tags in them and for testing when I put a very long string of text, no matter if I used \raggedright, or \sloppy, the text always seems to run into ...