# All Questions

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### put a link in the document

I'm using the following code snippet to put a link in the document: \begin{footnotesize} \begin{verbatim} http://vlm1.uta.edu/~zhangzhong/fall_detection/ \end{verbatim} \end{footnotesize} But the ...
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### Where are LyX Octave settings?

I can't find it in settings, I can't find it in user guide. How can I tell LyX, where Octave is? I found some instructions, but only for older editions (something around 1.6) of LyX and they ask to ...
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### ltablex wired error avoidance

Want to have an table over many pages with the same headline. I use the tabularx package, and the ltablex is required according to link. However if I use ltablex I get sticky errors ! LaTeX Error: ...
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### How to prevent my node label from getting displaced to the left?

\documentclass[pstricks,border=12pt]{standalone} \usepackage{pst-eucl} \begin{document} \begin{pspicture}(3,4) \pstGeonode(1,1){A_i} \pstGeonode[PointName=A_j](1,2){Aj} ...
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### break on @ symbol in table cell

I have a table that often overruns the width of the page. I figured out that if I format the cells as paragraphs with a set width then LaTeX will wrap the contents of the cell. However, the column ...
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### Expanded toc-like environment

I'm typesetting a book. It has a special toc-like text at the begining of each chapter. What I want to do is: use after each section an environment (say abstract) and get the result at the begining ...
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### Append text to biblatex footnote citation

Does biblatex allow to append arbitrary comments to footnote citations? For example, I now have this code: Lorem ipsum.\autocite[2]{foobar} And it gives this at the bottom of the page: Foobar, ...
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### tikz has probably problems with czech babel when compiling .Rnw

Problem Tikz seems to have a problem with \usepackage[czech]{babel}. I had a moderately big .Rnw document written in czech with some plots via knitr chunks. When I set dev = 'tikz' the TeXmaker ...
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### Force Kile to create tables that are inside the page width

I am using the Tabular Wizard on Kile to create a \tabularx environment for one of my tables, and I want it to fit inside a page. Currently this is my setup: {% ...
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### is there a minimal converter of well-defined latex to xhtml?

is there a good clean minimal converter of well-defined latex code into html (preferably perl)? I have played with htlatex and latex2html, but they are too ambitious and too complex in their goals ...
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### Kile creates special character in empty cells for tables

I am using Kile as a Latex editor, and I particularly like the Tabular Wizard. However, when a cell has an empty value, Kile adds a special character, a pink ×. When I try to compile the document ...
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### White space between caption and sidewaystable

I am using a sidewaystable from the rotating package. I am trying to add some white space between the caption and the table (caption is placed above table). I tried using ...
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### Tufte style range frames for three dimensional plots

This question is a follow up to this question, that allowed me to solve the two dimensional case. For example this plot is created by the following code: \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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### enumerate with Arabic numbers and right parentheses [duplicate]

Cannot really figure out how to create such a list: 1) List item 2) List item 3) List item Here's what I have to use so far: \begin{enumerate} \item[1)] List item \item[2)] List item ...
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### Drawing Cantor Set

I am trying to draw a cantor set in LaTeX and I am having issues doing this. I am trying multiple \put commands, but they just go to the right of one another. Does anyone know how to do this? Any ...
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### BibTeX: How to get rid of a period after author initial?

I have problem with authors initials. I should have a period after a list of authors, but when there is an author, which has only an initial it looks like: "Smith, J.." There are two periods, one from ...
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### Underlined links with hyperref possible?

How can I have underlined links with hyperref? That means how to configure hyperref not to change the color of the printout but use underlined active links which are completely transparent in print. ...
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I am having trouble controlling the axes in pgfplots. I have defined an evironment for graphs \newenvironment{graph}[3][]{\begin{figure}[htp] \def\tempa{#1} %Saves caption since \end cannot take ...
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### Is there a preferred capitalization style for reference types in BibTeX/biblatex?

When looking at examples of reference lists, I've seen three capitalization styles used for reference types in .bib files: @misc @Misc @MISC I notice the all-lowercase style appears to be the most ...
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### Double occurrences of names in Index with biblatex

I use biblatex with indexing option; moreover, inside the text I have some names to indicize, with usual \index{} command. For I have the same authors in bibliography and inside the text, in the Index ...
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### ConTeXt: Custom register formatting

Background Looking to reproduce custom registers that resembles: Index entries are added using: \setregisterentry[index][entries={Kenji Fujimoto}][ title={Maguro}, author={Kenji ...
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### Newcommand: What cannot be done?

It is not the first time I tried to create a new command unsuccessfully. Some things I found out did not work (getting "undefined control sequence" or other errors). Use a quote-endquote argument. ...
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### Bold Roman expressions in Math Mode, with proper spacing

I have some math formulas where I need bold roman style for some math expressions. Since they appear quite often, I need a macro for them. The obvious way is to write ...
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### Table with equal columns

I need a table with 4 rows, 3 columns and a partial horizontal line in column 2-3. I tried: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{table} { \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|} \hline ...
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### Reduce size and justify font of caption using memoir

I try to reduce and better align my caption text (and not the automatic label "figure.") text with memoir. I try this this without success, and i search in the memoir documentation, and try some ...
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### Drawing a Reuleaux Triangle

A Reuleaux triangle is a shape of constant width sort of like a rounded equilateral triangle. (Reuleaux triangle - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia) It can be formed by the intersection of three ...
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This question on the memoir table of contents has an answer that works well, however, the dots end too soon (in my opinion). Is there a way to make the dots more like the default without triggering ...
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### How the plot in \groupplot could be moved horizontally and vertically?

This is my code: \documentclass[tikz,12pt]{standalone} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{mathptmx} \usetikzlibrary{pgfplots.groupplots} ...
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### float row figure box - two lines in caption

I am trying to get the caption on two lines with this command but using \\ does not work. If anyone know how to do this it would be helpful \begin{figure} \begin{floatrow} \ffigbox{% ...
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### Line breaks of math expressions in subfloat environment

I would like to show a figure in which there are a graph representation above its edge and node lists in LaTeX. I have written something like this: \begin{figure}[!ht] \subfloat[First figure]{ ...
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### Latex Table giving me an error

\begin{table} \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|c|c|} \hline \multicolumn{5}{|c|}{\textbf{Table 1:}Unfiltered Water}\\ Concentration of analyte in sample & Avg & Std Dev & RSD ...
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### Descriptive diagram with direction

I'm new to Tikz and am working on converting SmartArt from MS PowerPoint to LaTeX. One of my diagrams looks like this: I'm aware of the package smartdiagram, and I found the "descriptive diagram", ...
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### Controlling formatting options for xtable

All, I'm a LaTex/knitr/Sweave amateur and have had trouble finding answers to what seem like they should be fairly simple questions online. I have a .Rnw script that I am currently compiling to PDF ...
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### Simple Line-Plot with date on x-axis

I need to do a really simple line plot and my data is looking like this: Date Value Apr2013 0.06 Mai2013 0.08 Jun2013 0.1 Jul2013 0.2 Aug2013 0.4 Sep2013 1.5 Okt2013 2.0 Nov2013 4.1 Dez2013 8.1 ...
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### Removing hyperref for acronym starred commands

In the acronym package, the starred commands \ac* and \acp* omit the acronym from the list of acronyms with option "printonlyused". My problem is that acronyms inserted like this are still hyperref ...
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### How to make lualatex select the correct OpenType features in math mode?

After fiddling around with egreg's answer to my previous question, I finally discovered that lualatex is not selecting the tnum OpenType features, that is it uses the default numerals instead of the ...
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### Cannot use xgreek in XeLatex with Fedora

I am trying to enable greek hyphenation in a XeLatex document. But when I do I get: |Package `xgreek' version 2.4 by Apostolos Syropoulos |! Undefined control sequence. |\ds@monogreek ->\language ...
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### tikz-figures in minipage: Captions at the same height and top alignment

I want to place two tikz pictures next to each other, both of them should be figures I can reference to. Please consider the following MWE: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} ...
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### Origami package

Does exist a specific package to draw origami? Some example: http://goclom.net/origami-papier/origami-grue.aspx
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### Forcing tikz externalization to recreate all images using arara

I am using the externalization library of tikz to have most of the pictures compiled only once and just included in later LaTeX runs. Once in a while I would like to redo all the images, for example ...
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### Remove title in biblatex references

I want to cite articles as full reference, but only in the text. So far, everything works in the MWE below, but there is still the title of the article which I want to suppress. One way I found to do ...
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### Latex figure numbering as part a,b,c

I am writing an article and I have to display figures side by side. I used the commands from the following link http://tex.stackexchange.com/questions/10245/how-to-order-3-images-horizontally to do ...
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### Copying latex from scanned book [duplicate]

Suppose I have a scanned book with equations, is there a convenient way to obtain latex that reproduces them?
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### mdframe size not matching table size

I'm having some problems with the mdframed package in combination with tabular. After figuring out how to get the width of the frame to match the width of the object (a table in my case) using a hack ...
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### Problem with sidecaption and memoir alignment

I try to use sideCaption with memoir class, and i have two problems (red anotation in image 1) : sideCaption doesn't respect the margin at left ... how can i say to saidCaption to align the figure ...
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### LyX / LyZ / Zotero Refer to remote BibTex file located on dropbox folder

Does anyone know if there is any way of using \addbibresource pointing to remote files located on a Dropbox server and refered to by the unique Dropbox location link like: ...
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### How to make the third vertical bar disappear in the third row of my table?

How to make the third vertical bar disappear in the third row of my table?
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### Control Structures in Tikz

I'm just now learning Tikz, and I'm experimenting with some control structures. Could somebody possibly help me with my code below? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} ...