# All Questions

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### Not able to center media when using \includemedia in figure environment

I am new here but this seems to be a good way to get help. I am including an animation in a pdf file using media9. To put a caption like any other figure I am using the figure environment. The code ...
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### Biblatex, Biber - wrong versions. How to downgrade?

It seems I am having version issues with BibLaTeX/Biber. When I run Biber, I get biber datei INFO - This is Biber 1.8 INFO - Logfile is 'datei.blg' INFO - Reading 'datei.bcf' WARN - Warning: Found ...
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### Tufte-book with standard natbib style author-year citations

I would like to use the standard natbib way of citing papers using the tufte-book style. This means that i want citations in the text such as (Pilegaard et al., 2014) and an alphabetic bibliography ...
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### Fontspec not searching in TEXINPUTS

I'm writing an application in which I want to generate pdf file using xelatex. The process of generating the pdf file from tex file takes place in a tmp file however data files such as fonts and ...
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### Using xypic, why are the symbols not sitting nicely above the arrows?

I'm trying to use xy-pic to do commutative diagrams but the symbols above my arrows keep coming up in the wrong places! Can anyone see what I am doing wrong? Many thanks. \[ \xymatrix{\Gamma(\xi) ...
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### Package pgf Error: No shape named is known

I have encountered a problem Package pgf Error: No shape named is known but, I do not know what's wrong with it and how to fix it? Can anybody help me? My code is in following link ...
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### How to build a shade over more than one rectangle with TIKZ?

i have the following code, thats build a Rubikscube: \foreach \x in {0,1,2} { \foreach \y in {0,1,2} { \path[draw,fill=blue] (\y,\x,3) -- (\y+1,\x,3) -- (\y+1,\x+1,3) -- ...
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### Folium of Descartes

How to fill region on Folium of Descartes like this: Here is my codes: \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \usepackage{pst-func} \pagestyle{empty} \begin{document} ...
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### How to use optional arguments in newcommand with TikZ in the middle of a path?

I am trying to define a new command that will enable me to automatically format certain parts of my diagram. These parts consist of two nodes added above and below a path. I have a default value that ...
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### How to draw stacked cubes of different sizes and colors?

I can (I learned here!) to draw, but I can't change the colors or make several distinct cells. \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{verbatim} \usetikzlibrary{positioning} ...
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### Is there a way to define a shorter command macro instead of $$\label{}$$?

So instead of using the whole $${body} \label{}$$ I could simply type something like \inserteq{{x+y=1}{eq1}} That would be very helpful. Thanks on advance!
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### How do you draw a color map on a ternary axis plot?

I have a function defined on the 3-dimensional simplex that I would like to display as a color map on a ternary axis plot. \begin{filecontents*}{dirichlet.dat} x y z density 0.0 0.0 1.0 ...
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### How can I put two pictures exactly above each other without line or space?

How can I put two pictures exactly above each other without line or space. I added picture example below, this picture is composed of two images (the header image and the smartphone image) I ...
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### How can I write this First Order Logic in TeX? [on hold]

I'm trying to post this formula in a forum, that uses TeX So I wrote $$\neg \exists x,y\;L(x) \wedge S(y)\wedge B(y,x)$$ but it fails. As extra information the forum accepts a ...
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### Vertical alignment problem

I'm trying to draw a callout that has a nice big i on the left side, and then a bunch of text filling most of the body. The following code almost works: \documentclass[a4paper,oneside]{article} ...
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### Getting ligatures of Qv with Linux Libertine

In old texts in Danish, the letter combination Qv was common and more or less worked like Qu in English. Now the code \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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### How is the support for polyglossia in LuaLaTeX?

The polyglossia manual states that Polyglossia is a package for facilitating multilingual typesetting with XeLaTeX and (at an early stage) LuaLaTeX. However, I could not find any words about ...
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### splitting three columns with different contents across a page without mixing

I wish to create a three column document spanning multiples pages. The contents of columns A, B and C are very different, and should not be mixed up, i.e. the contents of column A should not end up in ...
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### How do I change the Qt version used by TeXStudio? [on hold]

I have installed TexStudio 2.8.8. When I open it, it says TeXStudio has been compiled with Qt 4.8.6 but running with Qt 4.7.3. Please get the correct runtime library. when I checked in terminal with ...
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### Changing Page Margins with Geometry causes empty pages [on hold]

I tried to change the borders of the pages in the entire document. Using geometry, I got 9 pages of blank output. Using this for the entire document, I got 98 blank pages. What am I doing wrong? Are ...
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### Edit bibliography

im using a chassicthesis model and i need to change bibliography style of my thesis because my supervisor asked for. The code im using for bibliography is ...
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### pdflatex.exe - .synctex not written properly

I am writing on an IEEE LaTeX project at Windows 8.1 using TeXnicCenter and MiKTeX version 2.9. Further I am using SumatraPDF as viewer to perform forward and reverseSearch while watching the output. ...
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### Gathering items in WinEdt

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### Selectively boxing and labeling parts of an image

I want to let these boxes and text-labels fade after sometime, as it would lead to unwarranted cluttering in the image. Also, I want to ultimately put the image slideshow as a part of the beamer ...
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### How do I have centered equations on right case?

Here is an example of what I want to achieve. I have tried below but the equations won't center automatically. \begin{gather*} \begin{rcases} p \\ p \rightarrow r \\ q \rightarrow ...
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### PGFPLOTs bar chart with zero data ymin=0 not respected

I have simple bar chart. With zero values in \begin{tikzpicture} \begin{axis}[ ybar, axis lines*=left, ymajorgrids, bar width=0.26cm, width=0.45\textwidth, ymin=0, y tick label ...
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### how can plot mesh from a data file?

i want plot a 3d mesh plot from a data file .the tex file can be run but it's output is wrong. please help me. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz, pgfplots} \usepackage{pgfplots} ...
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### How do I use TiKz to draw lines in 3D grid?

I would like to draw this 3D picture using TikZ. Any suggestions?
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### Beamer slide printed differently in Texworks than in Texmaker

The lower bar of the Berkeley theme is not visible in Texworks. The same code was working fine in Texmaker.
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### How to define XeLaTeX in special font

I need to define Symbols in special fonts and size like **Helvetica-BoldOblique** below mentioned symbols "*, \dagger, \ddagger" But i don't know how to execute the above requirement in XeLaTeX by ...
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### line break within table column

I have looked up many of the previous posts on this....but of no avail.....I need a solution to break a line within a table column, without a break appearing at the table edge of the second row....my ...
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### Why are my marks not drawn?

I'm somewhat stumped by the following simple plot at the moment. I expected three black marks to be drawn. Instead, I see no points being drawn (only the axes). This is based on old code, so I'm ...
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### Adding text between two nodes in mindmap

I can't seem to find an example online that adds text in between two nodes. I can find a few examples that add annotation to the left or right, but I'd like to add text along the connection between ...
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### negative number in superscript

How can reproduce the following formula in latex: 4pix10^-7 I tried using the following code without success: $4\pi \times 10^$\$$-7\$$ Any helpful suggestion would be appreciated. TIA Vinod
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### Booktabs table is not fitting in the page

I generated this table using this site. But this table doesn't fit in a page. Please help. \begin{table}[h] \begin{tabular}{@{}cc|@{}} \toprule \rowcolor[HTML]{C0C0C0} \textit{\textbf{Date}} ...
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### special char in a latex equation [duplicate]

I don't know how to make this special char in latex equation, if anyone could please advise:
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### Making a diagram like this in TeX?

I want to make two diagrams, along these lines: I'm having trouble finding a way to do it most simply, I've been able to do it with bubbles which I then don't draw the borders of, but that leaves a ...
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### I want a really small underbrace

This question is related to, but distinct from Oversized \underbrace's label causes unwanted spacing. My issue isn't with the spacing of the label, but with the size of the underbrace itself. ...
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### Why am I unable to use BibLaTeX?

I've been encouraged to use BibLaTeX, so I'm trying to, but I'm not meeting much success. I'm sure I'm doing something dumb wrong, but I don't know what. I am using TeXShop on a MacBook Pro running OS ...
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### Making broken references extra visible, redux: interacting with Cleveref and BibLateX

In Making broken references extra-visible, I asked how to make LaTex's normal ?? and [?] markers for broken references instead render as some super-annoying, colored text, so that in skimming a long ...
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### TikZ: double line, one dashed?

I'd like to draw a double line between two nodes; one of the two lines in the double should be solid and one dashed. I'd prefer not to have to manually shift one of the lines, but maybe this is the ...
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### Creating separate pdf file containing the bibliography

Some grant agencies require separate pdf files for the main proposal and the references. I guess, it is easier to work this way in Word :-) In LaTeX, one can create a single PDF file and then split ...
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### How to wrap some text (numbers) in an ellipse (oval shape) in table?

I followed the example here and got this: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{amsmath,array,booktabs} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{calc} \def\startCirc#1{\tikz[remember ...
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### \newcommand in imsart package

I am currently using the imsart package provided by http://www.e-publications.org/ims/support/ims-instructions.html However, it seems the pdfLatex/Latex/pdfTex/pdfTexify compilers cannot read one ...
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### Merging multiple documents into one document

I have a few different LaTex documents/articles, and I would like to merge these documents into one large document. Each article has its own title, and references. Specifically, I would like to ...
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### Marginalia not appearing

If you look Here you will see a wonderful answer to a question I asked about how to insert Automated Marginal Documentation of Page Changes. I've been looking over the document where I used this and ...
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### Why are my images not being inserted?

I don't know why but when I compile this document, only the first two figures are inserted. I tried changing the order, by putting the third image at the top (simply but cutting and pasting) and then ...
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### How should I handle a counter where the numbers do not have a pattern?

I am working on homework and problems are assigned from several sections of a book. For example, I have to solve problems 1, 7, 24 from section 1 and problems 2, 5, 9 from section 2. I do not care ...