{todonotes} is a package that helps the user keep track of to-do notes and things to be addressed before the document is complete.

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Moving todo notes to other side of page

I am using the todo notes package, documentation of which can be found here. The current document I am working on is in a book style format - in particular, there are wider margins on the left for ...
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todonotes - inline enumerate environments: Trying to bypass with marginnotes and ifinalign@

I can't make use of todonotes (or marginnote but this isn't in the MWE because I don't think I have the prerequisites setup for this correctly) in an inline enumerated list. I think I am getting the ...
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Is there a way to use todonotes in standalone

Considering the MWE \documentclass[12pt,crop=false,a4paper,class=book]{standalone} \usepackage{todonotes} \begin{document} \section{test} \todo{Bug} \end{document} During the compilation process ...
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siamltex + todonotes package

Quick simply, I would like to render a todo-list at the beginning of an article I am working on. I am using the siamltex document class, however, which seems to get in the way somehow. Here is a ...
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Todonotes, inline with no decorations

I would like to use the todonotes package, but when I do inline todos, I don't want them to look any different. At the end of the document, I will list all the todos with \listoftodos and there they ...
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Single spacing in todonotes with Elsarticle Class

I would like to know how I can use single spacing (\singlespacing) in todonotes, considering Elsarticle Class, because I always get an error message about paragraph? Following a minimal example: ...
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How to add todo notes?

Is there a simple way to add todo notes to LaTeX documents ? I would like to have these notes in red in the generated pdf and a simple syntax to write them.
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TODONOTES and \reserved@a - nested itemize/enumerate environments

I am having a problem trying to insert come environments into inline todo notes... This MWE should demonstrate. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{todonotes} \usepackage{verbatim} ...
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todonotes on both sides of the page

I have defined two commands for todonotes: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[colorinlistoftodos,textsize=scriptsize]{todonotes} ...
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Todonotes for right-to-left languages

I want to add some marginal explanation notes for math lectures notes written in Arabic and I am using for that todonotes package. The problem is that the note text is not well adjusted.. I thought of ...
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Cannot use inline todonotes in a figure caption

I am trying to use inline todo notes from the todonotes package inside figure captions. However I get the following error when I generate the lof. ! Leaders not followed by proper glue. <to be ...
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transform variable-content to verbatim-like representation inside a newcommand (used then as optional argument)

I spend 8 hours in solving this, made some progress but now face the enormous difficulties with verbatim stuff in latex. Any help would be great! My aim: the todonotes package offers an inline ...
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todonotes: show [inline], hide all others

I use the following package \usepackage{todonotes} for my thesis. It's working very well so far. \todo[inline]{Todo #1: comments/ todos about status for professor or lecture} \todo{Todo #2: ...
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bclogo todonotes clash

The following MWE generates an error (but produces correct output). What is the easiest work-around? Argument of \reserved@a has an extra } Hello\todo{\bcsmbh} \documentclass{minimal} ...
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Will todonotes work inside an align environment?

Is it possible to use todonotes inside an align environment, e.g.: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{amssymb,amsmath} \usepackage{todonotes} \begin{document} \begin{align} a^2&=b^2+c^2 ...
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Todos won't show up from multiple \input{texdoc} documents [on hold]

I have split a paper into several .tex document chapters to input them in the main.tex document later. The problem is, the many todo notes I have made throughout my file are no longer showing up ...
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Problem with todonotes and onlyamsmath

I have document that use the todo from the todonotes packakge. Unfortunality, I always get the following error message (Everything works fine on my machine at work): Package tikz Error: Sorry, some ...
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URL in Todonotes do not work if # is included

I'm searching for a way to have a URL with a # in a todonote. I tried to add caption{} to the todonote, ànd that works for basic URLs (just as these urls work without the caption{}). It does not work ...
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Widening marginparwidth for verbose todo notes

I used the following in a corporate template in order to get wider margins for todo notes: \usepackage{showframe} \usepackage[marginparwidth=85pt]{geometry} This made the entire layout shift ...
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Set comment toggle to false, error: Undefined control sequence

I want to toggle comments of and on. Off works, but when I set toggle to true, then I get an error: ./main.tex:36: Undefined control sequence. \endtcolorbox ->\unskip \tcb@after@box ...
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Set comment toggle to false, error: There's no line here to end [closed]

I want to show/hide comments when toggeling the code below: \newtoggle{comments} %\toggletrue{comments} \settoggle{comments}{true} %set true to show all comments, set false to hide all comments ...
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Todo list create a section without any comments

I'm using the code below to get a todolist of all the comments I have in my document. The problem is the list displays the last section of the document, but it hasn't any comments. Only sections with ...
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List of todos per chapter

For a longer document I would like to add a list of the todos of each chapter at the end of that chapter. I have searched for a while and read the documentations of todo, easy-todo and todonotes and ...
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Package todonotes: How can I change the textcolor?

Consider following MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage[colorinlistoftodos,prependcaption,textsize=tiny]{todonotes} \presetkeys% {todonotes}% ...
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todonotes crashes because too many on list

I am been using the package \usepackage{todonotes} but have ran into a problem with the \listoftodos.. My list has become above one page, and it seems to to not compile when it goes above this ...
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Package hyperref doesn't work anymore - break down

I'm working on a documentation for several weeks. To link the table of content with the text of the document I was working with the package hyperref. Until today everything went fine. Today I ...
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Package todo - cut off at page end

I am using the todonotes package. However, when the \todos get too long the text goes over the page and cannot be seen. Here is an example of what I tried: \documentclass{article} ...
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luatodonotes and tikz externalization won't mix

Consider the following code: documentclass[11pt]{report} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepgfplotslibrary{external} \tikzexternalize %\usepackage{luatodonotes} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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Change header of \listoftodos

I use the todonotes package to highlight changes in a document and list them at the end of the document by the \listoftodos command. Instead of using the standard "Todo list" header, I'd like to call ...
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reverse todonotes side without changing chapter number placement in classicthesis

When using todonotes with classicthesis, my notes appear on the wrong side. I have added the options \let\marginpar\oldmarginpar and \reversemarginpar to my preamble but when I use \reversemarginpar ...
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Is it possible to make todonotes package use margin outside pagetrim for draft notes?

In the memoir manual there is a snippet for making draft notes that uses the entire paper when printing drafts on pages bigger than the trimmed papers. Is it possible to get the more fancy notes of ...
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Reference a todonotes missingfigure?

I am using the todonotes package's missingfigure command as placeholders for images that I will add to my document in the future. Is there anyway to \ref{} these images? That is, I want to add text ...
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How does one create a counted command (e.g. TODO) for use in a list?

Pretext: I am aware of packages such as todonotes, todo, and fixme, but this is more of a task for learning LaTeX programming. Therefore, the use of additional packages downloaded from CTAN is ...
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List of Todos item whitespace

How can you remove the whitespace between items in \listoftodos from the todonotes package? Update: MWE with correct spacing: \documentclass[twoside,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[dutch]{todonotes} ...
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How can I use todonotes with beamer?

I'm creating a presentation using beamer and I would like to denote bits that need to be done later using the todonotes package. But there appears to be some conflict between the two packages. I get ...
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Using hyperref's autoref function with todonotes messes up reference names

I used \autoref throughout my thesis and when doing corrections and needing to keep track of them using the todonotes package, I noticed that the \autoref function generates wrong labels. To show ...
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Todo note steals space

I'm writing a larger document and I use the todonotes package to add reminders. For some reason, when I add a note, the space after the note's insertion point is removed. Here's minimal example: ...
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xspace leaves space in front of comment

I am confused by the behaviour of \xspace in combination with the \todo command. I didn't expect \xspace to leave a space when I cut off all spaces by a comment sign %. Usually this works as expected, ...
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Keeping track of book edits? [duplicate]

I'm currently preparing a new edition of an old textbook: I need some way of keeping track of what I need to do, and what I have done. Is there any software which plays nicely with LaTeX for this ...
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Latex todonotes package set default to inline

Is it possible to set the default style of todo notes by the latex todonotes package to inline to avoid mentioning inline everytime? I imported the package into my latex document like this: ...
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Side notes marking multiple lines of text

I am looking for a method to put small side notes next to the text, by simultanously marking the amount of lines to which the note refers. So, something like this: I was trying many methods like ...
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Todonote beside figures/floats

I am facing a very basic problem when working with the todonotes package. How can I place a todonote right beside a figure? I would really appreciate a simple solution such as a modified todo ...
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Fixme footnote-like marker inline, but without footnotes enabled

I am using Fixme with margin notes, but find that I would like to have some sort of marker inline (rather than the full note) to show where the note refers to. If I use the footnote option I get ...
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Combine todonotes with mdframed to highlight paragraphs and write notes

I am trying to combine todonotes with mdframed to create a unifying command that allows to write todos and and highlight paragraphs at the same time. The syntax is ...
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How to Define New Todo Command Which Still Takes Options

I am using the package todonotes in order to handle my TODOs. As written in the manual, one can define a custom TODO command like that: \newcommand{\feedbackRequired}[1]{\todo[color=red!70]{#1}} ...
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todonotes package: mark a block with the comment

I like to know it it is possible to use todonotes for something like this: text text text text--- text text | text text |-[comment box] text text | text text--- text text I want a comment box ...
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How to assign a shortcut key/macro for TODO notes in TexStudio?

I need to write a lot of %todo notes inside TexStudio, so I need a shortcut to do so. I thought of assigning a macro but I couldn't, because as soon as I enter % the radio button of type inside the ...
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Can TeXstudio automatically produce a combined list of todo notes from different documents?

I am keeping notes for several (5) projects in Latex. Each project gets its own folder with a set of Latex source files (mostly one main file that inputs the individual chapters). Each project is ...
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Hyperlink in \todo[inline]

Do anyone have an idea why I have this two errors when using a \hyperlink{}{} in \todo[inline] ?? 1- Argument of \reserved@a has an extra }. 2- Paragraph ended befor \reserved@a was complete. ...
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Error while using 'author' option in 'todonotes' package

I am trying to use the author option in the \todo command provided by todonotes package. This is clearly mentioned in its manual. Following is the code snippet and the error it produces: Snippet: ...