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Highlight only current subsection, hide subsections of other sections

The table of contents command in my beamer .sty looks like this: \newcommand{\MyToc}[1] { \AtBeginSubsection[] { \begin{frame} \frametitle{#1} ...
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Order of footnotes with packages afterpage and footnote

I need to have footnotes in captions of figures and therefore use the afterpage package to keep the footnotes and the figure on the same page (also using package footnote for footnotes in figures). I ...
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Reference style

I have to use reference styling adopted by elesevier. In which references are quoted like this in latex: Rukhin et al. (2010), Godbole and Papastavridis (1994) I put the elsarticle-num.bst and ...
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Text to appear between the title and the date

I have text in two columns. I have the \maketitle command. It produces the title and date together. But I want the title, the column and then the date. How do I do it? \documentclass[12pt]{beamer} ...
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Non-ascii character as argument

I want to do something special with some characters in the text. In this example that is just boldfacing them: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Any alternatives for longtable package? (produce tables can continue to the next page)

I have a program and I want to output the program results as PDF. I am considering to use LATEX to do the work. My results may contain many big tables, I just realized it is not so direct to output ...
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Leaked styling from my stackon

\documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{verbatimbox,stackengine,xcolor,hyperref} \usepackage[left=2cm,right=2cm]{geometry} \begin{document} \title{} \author{} \maketitle \section{Overview} There ...
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Pgfplots rotates externalized plots.eps for some specific sizes

I am externalizing some plots by pgfplots in .eps format by using these two sizes case1: width=0.55\textwidth height=0.40\textwidth case2: width=0.6\textwidth height=0.45\textwidth which gives ...
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How to plot a complicated multi-variable function in a tex document automatically, not just importing an image

I have the following Tex functions and I want to plot them in my tex thesis, but I don't know how. I mean, I want the Tex to draw the function, not just to include an external image to it. ...
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Why is my TeXnicCenter not compiling and producing any output in PDF?

Today I have just downloaded Basic MiKTeX 2.9 and TeXnicCenter 2.0 Beta (latest version from the website). But my TeXnicCenter is not compiling and producing any output in PDF. It happened before ...
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Font-independent convention for multi-letter variables in math mode

For several years now, I have always used \mathit to display variables that have more than one letter, to ensure proper kerning: \fbox{$foo = f(jazz)$} vs. \fbox{$\mathit{foo} = f(\mathit{jazz})$} ...
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Bioinfo.cls leads to strange ignoring of header

...as you may observe: Here is my LaTeX code: \documentclass{bioinfo} \pubyear{2014} \copyrightyear{2014} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{natbib} ...
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pgftables: nodes near coords align depending on value?

The following code results in node labels overlapping the graph. How can I align them depending on the graph so that '1375' und '1574' are below the node and the others still above? ...
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Online LaTeX editor or local LaTeX editor?

Now there are a couple of online LaTeX editors that seems fancy and handy to use, such as ShareLaTeX and writeLaTeX. On the other hand, there are classic local Latex installation packages that are ...
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How to increase the width of the page used by my text

I want to decrease the white space on either side of my body of text. Is there a specific property I can edit to do this, or would I need to import a package and use that? I don't think it's ...
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htlatex on file including files from subdirectories, and output directory

Parts of my issue has already been answered in different questions on this site and elsewhere, however none of them solves my problem as a whole. A question about just specifying the output directory ...
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Empty line after \paragraph?

In order to have a subsubsubsection I have used \paragraph. The problem is that I get text immediately after the tittle. How do I make to get a empty line after \paragraph?
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How to change spaces between items in Table of Contents

Is it possible to get it without using package titletoc? I'm using special chapter style which doesn't work with this package.
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How to automate introduction of section titles in book

I'm using Spundun's method for automating inputing the entries in a diary, in turn inspired by Peter Grill (Using LaTeX to keep a diary), and I would like to add section dividers by year. This should ...
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column tabloids versus row tabloids

I'm trying to use the ytableau package to make tabloids that are column tabloids not row tabloids as in this example: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{ytableau} \begin{document} ...
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Indentation of my list of equations

I have problems with my list of equations. The list is generated, but if I compare the list with for instance list of tables or figures, there is different indentaion of each lines. Can someone help ...
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Why can't I use multiplie verbboxes?

I am writing some documentation for a testing framework I am using at work and I use verb boxes to show code and add comments/captions that pertain specifically to that code. But I am getting the ...
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How to use fontawesome-package in moderncv?

since I am working on my CV using moderncv, I was wondering if it is possible to change the icons used in the header. These icons are from the package marvosym. As indicated by this question moderncv ...
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Page number format

How can i get page numbers like that R1, R2 for reference pages? Here is a Word-based example of what I try to achieve:
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Problem in Texmaker after reinstalling MiKTeX: 'the memory dump file could not be found'

I had MiKTeX, with TeXworks and Texmaker running fine on my Windows 7 machine, except the package manager crashed whenever I opened it. So I decided to uninstall and reinstall everything LaTeX on my ...
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Xindy and indexentries spanning multiple pages

The Problem I have the following MWE which does the pageranging wrong: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{makeidx} \makeindex \begin{document} \index{Eine ...
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Mixing cleveref, vref and ref: Argument of \@firstoftwo has an extra }

I am using varioref and cleveref together. This works pretty well. I had to add a hack though, which modifies the strings used by varioref (in german it should read "ab Seite X" ("starting on page X") ...
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Customization on moderntimeline

Referring to artcile with moderntimeline, I tried to implement the same. I wish to have the entries which are in the tabular form: To like this(similar structure): But, with the use of ...
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Citing TikZ and other packages

In some areas of maths, it is advised to cite mathematical and drawing software you use to make your computations and drawings. Since I draw in TikZ, I would like to know how officially cite the ...
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1answer
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Looking for a special paper style for letters

I am looking for a special paper style. It should be a paper with a good looking background, so that I can write letters on it. Ideally, it should be something like the attached image. Some key ...
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Labeling sides and angles of a right triangle for an argument of the Pythagorean Theorem

I would like to draw a right triangle so that its sides are not vertical or horizontal. (No coordinate axes.) I would like the legs to be labeled a and b and the hypotenuse to be labeled c. I would ...
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CircuitTikZ - Combine Tripoles with resistors

I'm just learning how to use CircuitTikZ to draw circuits, and I am trying to draw a good looking BJT biasing circuit. But I am having making the resistors across from each other look even, and since ...
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LaTeX template for resume/curriculum vitae

If you have a TeX'ed resume, did you use a template or make your own? Are there any useful packages? What looks the most professional? How about special considerations for different areas of work ...
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\texorpdfstring for a full book

I am currently writing a thesis which is full of math equations and I always get the warning Package hyperref Warning: Token not allowed in a PDF string (PDFDocEncoding): I have read that the ...
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Resize characters in figure caption

I frequently use \scalebox from the graphics package in math-environment as $x^{ \scalebox{0.55}{(n)} }_{i}$ which works fine. However, I am not able to use the same sequence in a figure caption: ...
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where does the black box in beamer come from?

I am using beamer, usetheme Warsaw, whenever I have definition and theorem, there are black boxes. Why is that? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{default} ...
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Vertical alignment in table

I am making a table with LaTeX, and I have trouble with vertical alignment of the texts. When I have \hline, the text crosses the line. Here is the code: \begin{tabular}{lcccc} \hline\hline & ...
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votes
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Using pgffor's \foreach to place graphics into a tabular

I want to arrange EPS graphics (included via \includegraphics) in a tabular using \foreach. Currently this is done without any loops like this: ...
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modify output of citet/citep

How to get the "&" between two references while using citet/citep? For example, \citet{Jon88,jan90}, the output would be -" Jone 1988; Jame 1990 ". But I wish to get- "Jone 1988 & Jame 1990". ...
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Avoiding non-centered caption on ctable with float an KOMA-Script

I try to put my floats under the control of KOMA-Script using \restylefloat and KOMA's komaabove and komabelow. This works, but gives undesired side effects with ctable. The tables are centered but ...
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Foreach loop between two lists

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \def\firstlist{0,1,2} \def\secondlist{0,1,2} \newcommand{\testa}{ \foreach \x/\y in {\firstlist/\secondlist} { \draw(0,\x)--(1,\y); } } ...
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votes
1answer
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TexStudio `Error: Could not start the command: pdflatex -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode “file_name”.tex`

I just start to use texstudio, seems better than texmaker, however while compilation it gives following error: Error: Could not start the command: pdflatex -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode ...
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votes
1answer
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Same Footnotemark size all over the document

Does anyone know how to get the same sized footnote symbol (number) in the titles of the document? \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage{blindtext} ...
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Two text lines in `flalign` environment

I want to achieve what the picture shows below. Basically, I want those two very long text lines to split into two lines shown below. My major problem is that if I keep the text in one line in ...
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Who can help me to create a *.bbx file?

I was trying to find a suitable bbx style, but found none. So I decided to make my own. Then I realized that all the \DeclareBibliographyDriver, \usebibmacro and so on is too complicated for me, I ...
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1answer
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How to add images inside the table in beamer

I need to insert the images in the table in Beamer as shown below The shown figure should be one frame in beamer and table must have the boarder I am using "Torino" theme in my beamer can any ...
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Authors typeset in bold in the reference list using bibtex

There were some questions about this topic on the site yet, for example: Make specific author bold using biblatex Make specific author bold using biblatex without consistent author formatting Bold ...
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2answers
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How I can create a command that can be treated as a number?

I need to put a symbol over some text, I want to use \hspace{#1} where #1 is the width of the #1 text used. For example, write \mycommand{p}{b} and the result to be shown like the b over the p, just ...
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Plot 3D stacked squares with shadow

This is an image I draw with tools. But I need to draw it with Tikz. And The 3 squares in the middle, I need to make them looks like 3D stacked with shadow. And the fonts on it, like 'a1', 'a2', ... ...
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1answer
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Should I emphasize the hyphen, here? [on hold]

I need to emphasize one part of a combined word containing a hyphen (cis-Golgi). What would be correct? Including or excluding the hyphen / minus in \emph{}? Does it make a difference?

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