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Disable exceptional behavior of the first page in letter

I use the following code for my letter: \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt]{letter} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \newcommand{\DocumentTitle}{Motivation Letter} \newcommand{\Author}{...
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Bibliography details (volume, page numbers) not printed

In all bibliography styles I found online, volume and page numbers are printed. However, whenever I try this does not happen, I only get authors, title, journal and year for articles, and only title, ...
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pgfgantt chart with weekdays and dates

What i have is this: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{pgfgantt} \usepackage{pgfcalendar} \usepackage[a4paper,landscape,left=1cm,top=1cm,% bottom=1.5cm,right=1cm]{geometry} \begin{document}...
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In TexMakerX, how can I generate only the PDF, with no log, aux or gz files? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Prevent pdflatex from writing a bunch of files. Every time I generate the PDF in TexMakerX 2.1 for Windows, it also generates the log, aux and gz files, in which I have no ...
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Header and Footer on multipage listoffigures

I've using the fancyhdr package to modify the header and footer. If my \listoffigures spans multiple pages then the header and footer on page one of the LoF is not fancy. The TeX example below ...
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create elegant display of digits and symbols

I want to create a display of the duodecimal digits of \pi for printing on a T shirt. I've made some progress with help from SE: Fonts larger than \Huge?, How to increase the size of first character ...
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Tikz flowchart: center text + math in node

I'm trying to draw a flowchart with TikZ. In one of the decision "diamonds", I have both text and a bit of math between $. \node [decision, below of=buildbid, node distance=1.8cm, aspect=8, minimum ...
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IEEE paper submission subfig missing

I use IEEEtran bare_jrnl.tex and my .tex file builds on my machine without any problem. I use subfig package. (subfigure doesn't work) When I try to submit my manuscript IEEE page says subfig is ...
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moderncv - modify size of blank spaces

I'm trying to find a way to modify the moderncv LaTeX "library" (dk if library is the right word). As shown on the picture below, I want the space 1 & 2 to be reduced by half. I'm new in LaTeX, ...
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Redefine environment to be a synonym for another

I have a document with many description environments. I would like to change all these description environments to LaTeXdescription environments, without manually changing all the occurrences of ...
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How to get thumbnails in a list of figures?

To be honest, I'm not sure if I really want this because I can't imagine how exactly it would look. But maybe someone is interested in this, too, or even has already written code to achieve this: it ...
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fontspec: what does Renderer=Basic do?

I'm writing a document using LuaLaTeX on Windows, using Arial (please do not comment on that) as its main font with: \usepackage{fontspec} \defaultfontfeatures{Ligatures=TeX} \setmainfont[Renderer=...
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PGFPlots fixed number formatting fails on small numbers [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do you remove the axis multiplier? I have a problem getting fixed (as opposed to scientific) number formatting on my axes in PGFPlots. The following example: \...
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Graphic in header bloats PDF file size [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Multiple inclusion of the same image gives huge PS file I recently started to include a graphic in the header of a long PDF document and the file size has grown ...
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Change the title size in scrartcl

I'd like to use a smaller title. I'm using the scrartcl documentclass from the KOMA-Script bundle. I can change it's color font but not it's size. \setkomafont{title}{\normalfont\bfseries\small} ...
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how to use converted tex from mathtype equation in texmaker? Als

I have got the following TeX equation: \[r(t)=\frac{l}{1+e\cos \theta (t)}\] Now I could not use this in Texmaker. To show the same equation Texmaker wants $ r(t )= \dfrac{l}{ 1+e cos \theta (t)} ...
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Problem with xargs package

I am trying to do what I though was fairly simple - use an xargs defined macro in a CS. MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xargs} \usepackage{etoolbox} \makeatletter \def\abx@foo@baz@bar{test} \...
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How do I get multiple ToC entries on the same line with tocloft?

This question is almost a repeat of previous one : How do I get multiple ToC entries in the same line?. However, I need an answer using tocloft, not titletoc, since tocloft customization capabilities ...
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Plot weighted frequency matrix

I wish to create this plot preferably in pgfplots or tikz. I have actually got a version plotted (with help from SO), but I have used R and exported the plot using tikzDevice. I can't post the ...
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pdflatex tex issue with section which contains underscore

I have a tex file which is like this : \cleardoublepage \phantomsection \includepdf[pages=-,addtotoc={ 1,section,1, 200_project_title: , p1, 1,subsection,1,Section A - Project ...
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1answer
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Tutorials for beamer and other presentation packages

As I decided to use LaTeX to make a presentation and I'm a newbie, I would like a not-very-long tutorial that introduces all features of the beamer class package one can use along with its output. Is ...
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Table of contents is only print once [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Two tables of content I am trying to include two different tables of contents in my latex document: The first one, is a short table of contents, that only includes the ...
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1answer
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How to get error messages from pdflatex tool (specially running from php)

I am executing pdflatex from php script and it gives me very long list of log entries mixed with errors e.g system('/usr/texbin/pdflatex -output-directory=./temp/tex '.$tex_output . " 1> /...
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How can I shrink a path to the center?

I'm not quite sure if I formulated the title correctly. I would like to get a result similar to the hand-drawn graph and I got the right one: Here is the code: \documentclass{article} \...
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LaTeX Error: Missing \begin{document} [closed]

While i wrote \begin{document} but it gives me the error what should i do? You can see my template below: \documentclass{res}‎ ‎\newsectionwidth{0pt} ‎\setlength{\textheight}{10.2in} ‎\...
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\left \right for the bracket of a function

I'm writing something like a function Y(-), where the term in the bracket is large, so I wrote Y\left(-\right), however, the "Y" is still the normal size, which makes it looks small, compare with the \...
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How to include a .mp file into a LaTex file?

I used metagraf to create the figure I wanted and saved it as a .mp file and I wanted to use the command "includegraphics{**.mps}" to include the corresponding figure but it said wrong, no such file ...
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Offset a symbol without changing layout

I'm using a certain symbol that I would like to shift down without effecting it's layout(change the surrounding markup's positions): a test case is: $\begin{array}{ccc} a & b & c\\ a &...
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Trouble with subfloats/subcaption/subfigure [closed]

I compiled my tex file in Linux without any problems (text edior: Xemacs). I'm now running the file in TeXWorks with MikteX. I used the subfig package and the following worked perfectly: \subfloat{\...
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1answer
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Which document class / package was used to typset this CV? [closed]

Could somebody point me to the appropriate LaTeX document class / package which was used to create this CV file? I know that this is border line acceptable question but I really like to reproduce the ...
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How do you write aspirated consonants?

I am working on a linguistic topic and need to be able to describe phones with aspiration. As described in wikipedias article on Aspirated consonants there is a UTF8 character for the diacritic of ...
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1answer
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Is there a way to force text to NOT wrap to the next line?

Is there a way to force text (in a beamer slide) not to overflow to the next line, regardless of whether it fits into the page or not?
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How do I contribute to CircuiTikZ? [closed]

Update (29 Dec 2012) The author has already update CircuiTikZ (Thank you, Massimo!). It should be integrated into the CTAN official repositories in a few days. The package is now hosted in Github for ...
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hyperref, natbib and PDF/A-compliance

My e-Thesis submission is required to be in PDF/A-1b format, and I'm having difficulty producing output that meets this standard using LaTeX. I have successfully typeset a chapter using dvips to ...
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1answer
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How to insert a JPEG picture using LaTeX

I try to insert a picture using the code below \usepackage{pgf} \begin{figure}[h] \centering \includegraphics[width=2.5in]{image/Test} \caption{Example TA} \label{fig:Reinforcement} \end{figure} ...
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Removing page number from title frame without changing the theme

I am using theme Madrid and would like to keep my title page and the rest of my presentation as it is and ONLY make the following changes: 1- Don't count title frame towards the total number of frames ...
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1answer
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Bibliography not compiling

I have a latex file for my dissertation wherein I include several chapters. Everthing (\ref, figures) compiles file except my bibliography. Scouring the internet does me no help as this seems to be ...
3
votes
1answer
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Why does MiKTeX have old version of The Comprehensive LaTeX Symbol List?

On CTAN, the package named "Comprehensive" contains a version of The Comprehensive LaTeX Symbol List dated 09 November 2009. But the corresponding package on MiKTeX contains a version of the file ...
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Where to save a Latex Template

I am interested in saving a Latex template (that I wrote) so that I can use it via the "create new from template" file option. Can anyone tell me where I need to save this template in order to do this?...
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Footnote in align environment

It appears that one is not supposed to use \footnote in math mode as per this appropriately named question: Footnote in math mode. However, it appears that I can get it to work without having to ...
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2answers
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Citing the source of an equation?

I cant find a good way of adding a \cite to an equation. I'd like to give a reference to the equation's source, but I can't figure out how to typeset it nicely. If I include it in with the equation ...
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How to draw a sine wave on a circular path in tikz

I want to draw circular waves like these: in TikZ.
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votes
1answer
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Hiding some items in student's handout using beamer

I am creating a presentation and along with the presentation (that I am going to show in the class), I am trying to make a student handout. So far, everything is fine. The part I am struggling with is ...
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votes
1answer
288 views

Use result from pgfmath with xifthen

I try to use the results of pgfmath calculations with cnttest from xifthen, but it fails: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgf,xifthen} \begin{document} \pgfmathparse{42+77}% \def\val{\...
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votes
2answers
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Undesired quotes around values in table (pgfplot)

I am saving tables using write.table in R using the following code: x <- rnorm(100) y <- rnorm(100) z <- rnorm(100) model <- z ~ x + y results <- glm(model) pe <- results$...
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votes
1answer
422 views

how to right-align on a page a block of multi-lined text which is itself left-aligned within the block?

I am trying to re-create the letter format using just regular LaTex commands since the letter packages do not give me the desired effect. In a standard US letter, my (the sender) address would be on ...
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votes
3answers
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Rotate every letter/character by 90 deg, keeping left-to-right letterflow intact

I'd lik to rotate every letter/character of a paragraph 90 degrees counterclockwise, yet keeping the left-to-right flow intact. Everything I have found so far only rotates one letter at a time and ...
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votes
1answer
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Unicode emoticons with pdflatex

Following this answer, I tried to use Unicode emoticons with pdflatex like so: {\fontfamily{DejaVuSans-TLF}\selectfont 😎} The font is selected but the emoticon does not show. There are some TTF ...
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votes
3answers
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Position of page numbers

I want to move the position of my page numbers to the bottom right of the page. Is there a way to do it without using the fancyhdr package? Right now I just use \pagenumbering{roman} and it does ...
3
votes
2answers
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Multilines aligned to describe a set notation

I'm trying to write a set notation in multiple lines, for example: This is my code to get it. \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} ... \begin{align*} Lookup &= \{\, \langle C, A.m, B.m \...

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