# All Questions

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### Importing a Bib file in IEEE Trans

Can I import a my bib file IEEE Trans by simply typing between the \begin{thebibliography} and \end{thebibliography} tags \input{./Master.bib} or am I forced to use this style as suggested in IEEE ...
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### the prob and sol environments of Springer's svmono - how to pass arguments

When using svmono the prob and sol environments require an argument (a label right after \begin{prob} giving the prob:key, and that prob:key is then to be used as an argument for the corresponding ...
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### How to change the svmono class of Springer to use 12pt as font size

I want to change the svmono class of Springer in order to use 12pt as font size. I've been looking for in this foro (and others), but the answers didn't work.
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The svmono class (available here) butchers spacing inside arrays; compare \documentclass{svmono} \begin{document} $\begin{array}{|l|} text \end{array}$ \end{document} to the same in the article ...
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### svmono+amsmath causes a warning

\documentclass{svmono} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \end{document} generates the warning Package amsmath Warning: Unable to redefine math accent \vec. Is there any way to remove this ...
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### indexing fails in svmono

Buildign the code below (pdflatex, makeindex, pdflatex) causes an error ! LaTeX Error: Environment multicols undefined. Code: \documentclass{svmono} \usepackage{makeidx} \makeindex ...
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### Is there a way to compare the specific features of table packages? [duplicate]

I'm trying to figure out the strengths/weaknesses and benefits/drawbacks of the various table packages available. I very much like threeparttable, but I need to have at least one multi-page, 90° ...
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### Upside-down syntax trees for linguistics with horizontal lines

I know that syntax analysis can be done in Latex using using TikZ, but the tree-structure that produces isn't really used in my country. Here, we mostly use straight lines instead of hierarchy trees. ...
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### Figure spanning two columns in IEEE Trans template?

I am using IEEE Transactions template for a paper. The problem I am facing is that I have a figure that I want to span two columns instead of a single one. Is there a way to do it?
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### Caption for align environment

I would like to add a caption under the set of equations that I have in the align environment (i.e., \begin{align} ... \end{align}). I tried \caption{...} inside the align environment, but it didn't ...
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I am trying to add an equation in the line and it changes the formatting of text written after that like this. It makes quadratic equation which is ax^2 \pm bx \pm c .\\ then by eliminating the ...
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### Tikz plot polar equation with foreach

Im trying to animate a polar equation using beamer, i couldnt find anything related to my problem here or on Google so my last chance is to request some help. I tried to take out the domain command ...
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### Parametric Title Page

I'm relatively new to writing TeX, but have hopes and dreams of being able to do this with it. I've done some looking around, and had little luck finding much detail on it. If someone could either ...
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### Suppress month and day for journal articles and maintain for a newspaper articles

I haven't found a solution yet for this problem. I want to suppress month and day (if present) from all journal articles in bibliography but I at the same time I want to indicate year, month and day ...
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### Inject JavaScript with pdflatex etc. for page level events

I am experimenting a little bit with JavaScript in PDF documents generated via pdflatex. I wonder, whether there is a method to access the event handler of Adobe Acrobat or Acrobat Reader in order to ...
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### Reliance on “default” ligatures (!`, two hyphens, two straight apostrophes, etc.)

A number of symbols seem to be normally invoked through ligature mechanisms. (Correct me if I'm wrong.) Let's have a look at which ligatures normally exist in encodings/fonts: true ligatures (for ...
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### Drawing vertical hierarchical n-ary tree in tikz

I am trying to draw a simple vertical tree to represent a hierarchical partition of a graph in communities. I have written some code to draw it in tikz, but I am not very satisfied of the result. My ...
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### How to include the title of the website in bibliography

I want to include the website title in my bibliography. In the bibtex file (created by Zotero) the website title is stored as journal. \RequirePackage{filecontents} \begin{filecontents*}{mybib.bib} ...
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### Necessity of nested \text within math mode for proper \mathchoice-based scaling

Quick summary: \text can be used to ensure proper scaling with respect to the correct math style. When exactly should one use it for that purpose? What need is there for nested invocations of \text ...
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### Which math font is this? [duplicate]

I'm trying to find out what font this is. It seems to have support for math mode.
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### How to make section title text align with paragraph indentation?

This is what I'm trying to do:
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### Is there a smart solution to fix the precision issue for atan?

\documentclass[pstricks,border=12pt]{standalone} \SpecialCoor \psset{unit=.25} \def\Atom#1{% \begin{pspicture}[dimen=m](-12,-12)(12,12) \pstVerb{/AA 1 5 atan def /RR 26 sqrt def} ...
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### How to create Highlight Boxes in LaTeX?

I am writing an Article in LaTeX. Please suggest me how to create a highlight boxes like the ones shown below in LaTeX:
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### bibliography style file for Audio Engineering Society (AES) convention

EDITED: Is there a bibliography style file for Audio Engineering Society (AES) conventions (like a .dtx or a .bst file or something)? Or alternatively, is there a way I can create my own that takes ...
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### How to change the size and type of font of \replacecmpd in chemnum 1.0

First of all I am new to asking questions here. Second, I am writing a document where I need to import an .eps file to have my scheme. My document is set to use Times New Roman at 12pt, but I want ...
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### Help creating 3D solids of revolution in pgfplots?

I have done a lot of plotting in 2D using pgfplots but I am new to the 3D portion. I am attempting to illustrate a solid of revolution. For example, I have the area under the curve y = x^2 + 1 on the ...
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### Does \\* within footnotes have any effect?

One is taught that \\* is an alternative to the line-breaking \\ that tries (often unsuccessfully) to inhibit a page break. Normally \\* would be used in ordinary ("body") text. (And I hereby ...
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### Why does PGF/TikZ 3.0 draw my simple layered graph as non-planar by default?

I have two questions: If I’m reading §30.4 “Crossing Minimization” of the PGF/TikZ 3.0 manual correctly, the layered graph drawing algorithm should have crossing minimization enabled by default. So ...
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### Biblatex and ACM Proceedings bibligraphy style

I would like to use biblatex in order to control for the amount of information which is outputed in the bibliography (e.g., doi, issn, urls) but the problem is that the original ACM Proceedings format ...
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### Koma script captionbeside topbeside bug?

Code based on the example of scrguien 3.12 (2013-12-19) page 122 gives bad result. Code: \documentclass[captions=topbeside]{scrbook} \usepackage[english]{babel} \begin{document} \begin{figure} ...
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### Caption on tabular environment

I have got codes like the following (generated by Kile). How can I add a caption. I guess I should have used the table environment. Is there any solution now? ...
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### How to include un-numbered sections in additional ToC?

This is a follow-up question to: Contents page in two different languages Now with a working second language table of contents I have tried including parts of the article such as the table of ...
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### Two identical diagrams inserted with subcaption box come out at different scales

I have two diagrams that are 100% identical except for a red line in the other one. However, when they are included in a figure as two subfigures with subcapionbox, the one with the red line is ...
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### Are the TikZ libraries cd and external incompatible with one another?

Is there a way to use the TikZ libraries cd and external together? This does not work: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{cd, external} \tikzexternalize \begin{document} ...
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### tabular & multirow: taking a multirow back to a single

I have a table that I needed multirow for say column 2, but for column 3, I am putting the best result from column 2. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tabu} \usepackage{multirow} \begin{document} ...
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### using Lyx template problem

I am using lyx with one of the springer template called svjour3, I have a problem here, with that template, as i wanna use two columns except the abstract part, meaning that i want putting the ...
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### How to Left-align first line in a paragraph, right-align others

I'm trying to typeset a song and for cases where one verse is longer than a line, I'd like to have the first line left-aligned and the second one right-aligned. Is there any way to achieve this ...
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### Error when trying to typeset resistances in circuitkz

I get an error called \ProcessOptions\relax. I don't have any idea what could it be. I guess that maybe spanish babel gives problems. \documentclass[letterpaper,11pt]{article} ...
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### Collecting environment content with support for xparse arguments

I'm trying to create an environment which uses xparse style arguments but I have to be able to use the whole environment content in the environment definition, e.g. as an argument. Ideally I'd like ...
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### alternate lefthand/righthand whidth and check odd page in tcolorbox

I am creating a new environment using the tcolorbox package in the define options pos=t,b,r,l and lwidth and rwidth for margins, using the scheme key=value of pgfkeys. My idea is to create two new ...
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### How to easily use UTF-8 with LaTeX?

It's probably a stupid question, but I cannot find any easy answers online, and the answers are sometimes contradictory. I am writing a document that uses a few strange alphabets. I want to use some ...
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### Modifying (i.e., partially overriding) microtype's character protrusion settings for specific characters

I would like to disable or modify character protrusion (enabled by microtype) for specific characters. Let me illustrate the issue with the en-dash, which protrudes far too wide for my taste: ...
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### Feynman diagrams with feynmf/feynmp - edges of diagram cropped off?

I am trying to create Feynman diagrams with LaTeX/MetaPost and feynmp seems like the perfect package to do so. I had no problems with the tutorial and can generate the diagram itself in .eps without ...
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### Change to two columns

I have a paper written in LNCS style. Is there any easy way to convert it to a two-column style? Simply using /two-column doesn't work as the columns are narrow, lines overflow, and it looks terrible ...
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### Intelligently Numbering “remarks” only when multiple are made

Problem. I am using the amsthm package, and have remarks after theorems. If there is only one remark between two theorems, the remark should not be numbered. If there are multiple remarks between ...
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### Latex chapter numbering [on hold]

I have a thesis with 5 chapters. Latex has suddently started ignoring the chapter command after the second chapter. For all subsequent chapters only the \section counter is incremented. Any ...
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### LaTeX - Letter 'f' being swapped with theta symbol

I am rewriting a thesis paper of mine in LaTeX and have been looking around for some good templates. I'm an experienced developer, but have little experience with Tex. Sample Template: ...
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### Combined entry column Journaltitle/Booktitle in JabRef

In the JabRef entry table, I’d like to have a column that displays the journaltitle for an @article entry and the booktitle for an @incollection (etc.) entry, rather than having a separate column for ...