# All Questions

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### Error with algorithm and algorithmic packages

I have the following problem that involves the algorithm and algorithmic packages with the garamondx font. This is a minimal example: \documentclass[letterpapet,10pt]{article} \usepackage{garamondx} ...
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### How to include subfloat in href description field or \movie placeholder image (Beamer video)

I am using Beamer to include a video like so: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{multimedia} \usepackage{subfig}= \title{Project} \author{Author} \date{June 4, 2015} \begin{document} \maketitle ...
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### pgfplot | tikzpicture | changing length + width of ticks

While there are any number of posts on how to fiddle (from the Latin) with tick labels, or tick placements, or tick color, I haven't been able to find anything (in terms of worked examples, or in the ...
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I'm sure a lot of people is having the same problem as mine because I've tried to make this work in two completely different computers and nothing happens. I'm trying to use "Jump to the line" on my ...
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### References linked to website by click

I am new to LaTeX and I have the problem about linking the references to the available papers in the internet. I have loaded these packages \usepackage[bibstyle=authoryear-ibid,citestyle=authoryear, ...
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### Acronyms that include other acronyms

I am using standard astrophysical acronyms that include other acronyms, e.g. Coronal Mass Ejection (CME) Interplanetary Coronal Mass Ejection (ICME) and I would like them to work together, that is if ...
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### How to print page number over page containing \externalfigure in ConTeXt?

I'm trying to merge a full size PDF page into my document and then to print the page number over the top in the normal position. I've read the page on the wiki about inserting PDF pages ...
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### No pdf in Latex compilation even though the encoding is correct

I have a .tex file whose preamble is this: EDIT: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,twoside,openany]{report} \usepackage[left=2.5cm,top=2.5cm,right=2.5cm,bottom=2.5cm]{geometry} \parindent 1 true cm ...
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### Combine universal and existential quantfiers

I want to combine the existential and universal quantifiers so that the left part of the universal quantifier match the right of the existential. To do so I defined the command: ...
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### Colour correcting a presentation for a projector

Projectors are notoriously bad at showing images and I'm wondering if anyone has been able to correct the colours/brightness in a pdf to compensate for this? In my case I've got access to the ...
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### How to write to navigation margin in beamer?

I'm creating a beamer presentation using the Bergen style. As you can see in the example below there is a margin to the left that is used in Titleframe, the ToC and the enumerate and itemize ...
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### Placing tikz picture to the right of item in itemize environment using Beamer

I am trying to place a tikz picture to the right of an \item in a beamer frame and so far the closest I have managed to come up with is this: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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### Mixing a table with graphs

I have the following code: \documentclass[tikz,border=2mm]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{matrix, positioning} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \matrix (A) [column sep=0pt, row ...
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### Problem with gobble listing option inside a tcblisting

Please, compare next two listings inside a beamer frame. The upper one is made with listings and the second with tcblisting (form tcolorbox). Both use same source and listing options. Following ...
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### latexdiff: completely ignore a macro?

I have defined a 'convenience macro' for figures: \def\Figure#1#2#3#4#5{ \begin{figure*}[htp] \includegraphics[scale=#4,angle=#5]{#1} \caption{#2} \label{#3} \end{figure*} } When I change any ...
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### Proper chemical notation in chemmacros with names

I am using chemmacros for the reaction environment and chemformula to write the below reaction equation \documentclass{article} \usepackage{chemmacros} \begin{document} \begin{reaction}%improper ...
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### Change abstract title in IEEEtran when used with other language [duplicate]

When I use the ieeetran-class with a german babel-package loaded, the title of the abstract automatically gets translated to Zusammenfassung. However I'd like it to be Kurzfassung. The solution one ...
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### Missing curved bracket in math mode [on hold]

For following: \begin{frame} \frametitle{Typical Process} \begin{block}{Goal} Find $f'(1.0)$ for function $f(x)=e^{x}$. \end{block} \begin{block}{Problem} Don't (want to need to) know $f'(x)$ ...
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### Horizontal alignment in multicols

I was working with math equations in multicols, but the equations don't seem to align (i.e. (a), (c) and (e) do not horizontally align). Is there any easy workaround for this? ...
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### Incorrect page numbering with different numbering styles [duplicate]

I have an issue with my page numbering. I want the first pages of my document number in "roman" style and the rest "arabic". I have done this with the \pagenumbering command, which actually works ...
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### align*-environment aligns parts of equation to the right with multiple ampersands

This following example aligns the last part of the equation to the right and I don't know why. What I would expected to see instead is that the last parts of both lines start directly to the right of ...
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### How to create a custom front/title page of a thesis?

I have tried to do a front page to my thesis using mdframe after have read it here. Here it was I have done so far but I am stuck. How do I get the frame over the whole left page and how do a get a ...
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### PGFplots within Environ format mistake

I try to write an environment for a simple barplot with pgfplots to reduce the needed markup. For that I use the environ package. For some reason tikz complains about a format mistake at the ...
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### auto-completion of \eqref

All references are marked with eq -> equation tab -> table fig -> figure app -> appendix sec -> section chp -> chapter So a reference would look like \label{eq:NT_LoM} \label{sec:intro} for ...
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### measure width of multi-line math code

I would like to measure the width of multi-line math code. My approach below does not always succeed. In the second example an additional line break is inserted: I believe that it has to do with the ...
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### How to set axes limits for two types of plots when using groupplots

I have a rather big figure with two rows of plots where the first row has one y-axis and the second row has another y-axis. I would like to set the axis limits for these two sets of y-axes without ...
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### Scandinavian letters (ä and ö)

I've been working on my thesis with MikTex, and I've had a problem for some time now. Every Ä and Ö letter is marked a black box of sort or as ?. I've looked around the internet and I know that you ...
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### Citation call-out, with hyperlink, to manually-input bibitem

I have manually created all entries in the bibliography section. Now, I would like to create authoryear-style citation call-outs and hyperlink the citation call-outs to the entries in the ...
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### How to draw a graph from specific lines of CSV file?

I would like to know if I can use cases when taking input from a csv file: Instead of generating multiple csv files, I would like to do the following In my tex file: Input from line 1-10 of ...
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### Tikzpicture also scaling “dashed”, “dotted”, etc., patterns [duplicate]

I was wondering why predefined patterns like dashed, dotted, thick, etc., do not scaled when scaling the complete tikzpicture environment. Minimal Example: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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### How to enable forward search in winedt macro?

I use winedt to edit tex, and xelatex to compile. It works fine for a long time. But for some unknow reasons, I recently found that winedt often get stuck when I click the xelatex compilation button. ...
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### Help! LaTex suddenly not recognizing figure label references

I've got a 20 page document with dozens of figures. They all have individual labels and most are references with their labels by \ref{fig:domain} etc. It has been working fine and compiling correctly ...
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### How to put an ending sign within equation for theorem-alike environments? [duplicate]

Thanks to an answer to my question asked here, I used the following codes to generate for each theorem-alike environment exactly one square symbol as the ending sign: \documentclass[12pt]{amsart} ...
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### How to \caption a longtable imported from a file by \input{file} and use a smaller font?

I'm generating a boring longtable from a database into a file. My goals are: Import the generated longtable into another document. The longtable data is dynamic and must be imported periodically. ...
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I'm trying to remove the line of the header. Doing some searches, the best answer was \renewcommand{\headrulewidth}{0pt} but when I add the package fancyhdr I get an error saying that the footruleskip ...
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### Mismatched figure positioning in twocolumn landscape format

I'm trying to create a twocolumn landscape document with four images per page (two per column, two columns per page). Except for the first figure, all are identical in form. The first figure is to ...
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I would like to color the entire citation. I am working with this citation style, using biblatex: Author Year. Hyperref is only coloring the year. Also, I would like Year to be in parentheses. ...
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### Coincident enumeration of images in Lyx

How can I enumerate a list of images, where each image is solely displayed within precisely the same coordinates on the Beamer page? I was effectively doing this by duplicating slides; the first ...
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I'm very new to Latex and I need to make two table of contents, one in the beginning and one in the end. The one in the end should be very detailed and the one in the beginning should just be a ...
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### Dotted lines with border around the dots?

When we are working with lines, it is possible to change the border color of a line using the parameter "double". Another option is to draw a thicker line in the background and use it as border. But ...
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### Text Runs Together in TOC [duplicate]

I have a problem in my TOC when subsections run to double digits. See the image here for an example: Is there some way to fix this?
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### Help with grid lines in a pgfplot

Nothing exciting here. I have a plot with xmin=-11, xmax=11, ymin=-11, and ymax=11. I would like to use the grid option in the axis environment to draw a particular grid. All horizontal and ...
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### Is there a way to use slanted shape (different from italics) in text using newtxtext?

I am using newtxtext package and I notice that the slanted shape is the same as the italic shape, is there a way to define the slanted shape different than the italic shape?
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### Remove space in the default \cref command

I have my crefs defined as \crefname{section}{§}{§} \crefname{subsection}{§§}{§§} And when I reference it displays, for example, like § 4.5. I would like the middle space to dissapear and this ...
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### Resources (or instructions) on how to make a variable size donut/pie chart with tikz

I am making a custom resume template and want to incorporate a sort-of pie chart to illustrate relative skill-set experience. When searching google I came across this plot which is fairly similar to ...
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### Help improving a diagram with Tikz?

I'm trying to get the hang of Tikz - I've seen some amazing stuff done with it out there. I'm currently writing a Pure Maths book for A-Level and I need to include loads of diagrams, one of which is: ...
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### Connect \item and \minipage with arrows

I want to connect an \item in beamer with \minipage using TikZ. Here is a MWE \begin{itemize} \item (some text)\\[0.3cm] \begin{minipage}{0.4\textwidth} \begin{flushleft} ...
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### How to use Boondox calligraphic font in LaTeX without replacing \mathcal command

This is a follow-up question to a previous question I asked about how to use the Boondox calligraphic font alongside the standard \mathcal font. The solution involved getting the \mathalfa package ...