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longtable continues in header/footer [closed]

I generate a long table in LaTeX. But the table continues in the header and footer and some of the content of table is hidden/overshadowed by the header and footer. Is there anyway that it can clear ...
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verbatim in two columns [duplicate]

I have a 2 column document that I wish to add some verbatim to. However, when its added it spans both columns instead of remaining in one (what I need it to do). Is there any way to do this? or an ...
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How to insert a dot in the section headings? [duplicate]

I am using this macro: \newcommand{\ssection}[1]{\section[1]{\centering #1}} \ssection{BACKGROUND} Result, is centered but there are couple of spaces between 1 and B: 1 BACKGROUND ...
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Change margins for title page [duplicate]

I am trying to change the margins for the title page - especially the top margin of the title page. How do I go about decreasing this? So, in my report, on the first page (title), the heading has a ...
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! Improper \halign inside $$'s [duplicate]

I know this is not a minimal example, but I have to have this much code, in order to create my error. I had this error already several times and I cannot get rid of it?! I don't know where the problem ...
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Fillable form: checkbox linked to hide/unhide sections; pushbutton to add/delete rows [duplicate]

I'm wondering if it would be possible to create a fillable form, where you have a few checkboxes. Default when the checkboxes aren't ticked, some forms are hidden. When you check the appropriate ...
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How to provide the explanations of a math equation? [duplicate]

How can I write the following equation with its explanation in latex ?
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How to disable multiple lines with a single command? [duplicate]

I want to disable all the following lines: \begin{flushright} flush right\\ text \end{flushright} \begin{flushleft} flush left\\ text \end{flushleft} I know that % at the beginning of a line will ...
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\ref{figures} goes to the part, not the figure [duplicate]

I'm using Latex for a Report about signal processing and I've a lot of figures. SoI putted them into minipages to display them side by side. It's fine but the references doesn't work. Here is an ...
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How to create automatically table of contents of external PDF file? [duplicate]

I have merged three external pdf files. Now I want to create table of contents of this resultant pdf file. Here \tablesofcontentsis not working. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pdfpages} ...
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How do I cite range of references? [duplicate]

I have to cite in LaTeX a range of sources (I'm using Miktex 2.9, TexnicCenter and Bibtex), all together. If I write ... in 1990 \cite{ref1,ref2,ref3,ref4,ref5} I would like to get "... in 1990 ...
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How to ignore contents from table of contents in standard report class? [duplicate]

I have a table of contents starting on page 3. I use \tableofcontents to generate it. My actual generated pdfs contents page looks like this contents..............3 chapter1...........6 ...
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Figure numbers appearing wrongly within the text [duplicate]

I am new to Latex and I am facing a lot of problems with Figure numbers. They appear correctly next to the figure in Arabic numericals. But when I refer to any figure within the text, it shows a wrong ...
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Global label in a LaTeX “align” [duplicate]

I use \begin{align} \label{blah} ... \end{align} in order to do equations of multiple lines. Unfortunately the equation number (coming from label{blah}) is not centered vertically in the middle of ...
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Follow-up question: include entire command with emacs/auctex

This is a Follow-Up question to auctex does not parse own sty file I can use C-c C-m to use mytext from this MWE \documentclass{article} \newcommand{\mytext}{This is a simple text.} \begin{document} ...
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How do I make this fancy chi in TeX? [duplicate]

How do I make this fancy chi symbol in TeX? I've tried both \mathbb{\chi} and \chi to no avail.
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LaTeX Hierarchy Chart [closed]

I'm trying to create a chart in LaTeX. I found a couple of packages that do similar things but none that really provides what I want. Since my chart is really not that complex I hope someone out here ...
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Place node at right of and above of centered [duplicate]

Is there a way to place a node in TikZ such that it is above/below a certain node and left/right of another, while being centered with the other corresponding node. In the MWE is below, I want to ...
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back references within “thebibliography” [duplicate]

I'm using a very simple bibliography, without BibLaTeX, but just with a thebibliography environment. Something like: \documentclass[a4paper]{report} \usepackage{hyperref} \hypersetup{ backref = ...
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Prevent a single line at the end of a page [duplicate]

I have a document with bold single lines before paragraphs, how do I prevent from having these line at the end of the page and the accompanying paragraph at the next page? I wish to have the bold ...
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Figure 2 is referred to as Figure 3 [duplicate]

The caption of Figure 2 (label: F:mnDiagram) is printed correctly, but when I use \ref{F:mnDiagram}, the output I get is 3 (instead 2). What could be wrong?
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newtxmath and tikz in collision [closed]

When I try to draw a Feynman diagram with superscripts, if I use newtxmath, the superscripts on the particles (like \mu^{-}) won't show. Here's the mwe: %&latex ...
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How to create a three column header with multiple rows on sides and Huge text in the middle

What I am trying to achieve is best said with this picture that I made in Microsoft Word and an image editor: It would be nice (but not necessary) if the height of the middle text matched the ...
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How to avoid having to use the tilde with every macro? [duplicate]

I am relatively new to LaTeX, so please bear with me. I have just started using macros and finding them quite useful. However, I find myself having to use the tilde (~) a lot of times to get a space ...
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Table headers and chain aligment [duplicate]

I have 2 questions. 1- How to use a diagonal seperator for the table hearders n and k in a good way. 2- How to align the back of the arrow to the rightand the head to the left of the numbers? ...
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Cited and non-cited references [duplicate]

I'm writing a document which has both a "References" and a "Further Reading" section via BibTeX. I'd like to be able to put all cited references in the "references" section (using \bibliography, of ...
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TikZ coordinate calculation: Package tikz Error: + or - expected [duplicate]

TikZ calculates correctly the projection of a point and also draws it correctly, however after compiling LaTeX displays 2 error messages which I can not fix. Could you help finding what am I doing ...
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Convert a latex document with lots of equations and pseudocode to Microsoft Word [duplicate]

I have a nice latex document with a lot of mathematical equations and pseudoalgorithms. Now I need to work out this document with a colleague that can only use microsoft word. So I need to convert ...
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Getting problem when inserting natbib [duplicate]

Currently, when displaying my references without natbib, it's appearing like [Sin01] and this is how I want it to be. However, to get the et al. function, I'm having to include the natbib and ...
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Why Horizontal Line in LaTex->dvi->ps->pdf is Thicker than LaTex->dvi->pdf? [duplicate]

I try to use this line in both chains of compiling: \rule{6 cm}{0.02 cm} but in LaTex->dvi->ps->pdf is thick even if I make 0.02cm lower while in LaTex->dvi->pdf is a nice slim line which I need. ...
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error of Cannot determine size of graphic [duplicate]

I compile my LaTeX code as LaTeX ,it give an error Error: LaTeX Error: Cannot determine size of graphic in scope.jpg (no BoundingBox). If I compile as PdfLateX not errors...i need my output as a ...
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change font to “times new roman” [duplicate]

How to change the font to "times new roman " in LaTeX? I used \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,oneside]{report} \usepackage[left=1.5in,top=1in,right=1in,bottom=5em]{geometry} \usepackage{fancyhdr} ...
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How to make a simple resume [duplicate]

I like the sytle of this resume It is simple and clear. But it is made by Word. How to write a tex version?
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Dimensions of the pages [duplicate]

I have used the simple dimensions top, bottom, left and right to scale all pages of my document with the geometry package. Suppose I want a few pages with different scaling and a few pages with ...
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Latex bibiography on Fedora 18 [duplicate]

I'm using texmaker I'm getting a problem, my citations are not being generated in spite of me putting the citations, here is my LaTeX file: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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Numbering of \ref within the list environment [duplicate]

This took me a while to find an answer for, and I couldn't find an answer on here, so I thought I'd post and answer my own question. Somewhere in a latex file, we might have some figures, like so ...
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Resizing a CD diagram in math mode [duplicate]

I have a problem, I try to resize a diagram, this is what I write \[ \scalebox{1.4}{ \begin{CD} C @>\phi>> C'=\phi(C)\\ @V\textnormal{Dual}VV\\ ...
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image placement using hfill [duplicate]

Is it possible places images at the same horizontal level? \begin{figure}[h] \includegraphics[scale=0.54]{/h.jpg} \caption{Architecture} \label{fig:Architecture}\hfill ...
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Tools for editing? Redlining? (TeXShop) [duplicate]

As an editor, instructor, and collaborator, I would like to be able to make changes in TeX documents that are tracked so that the other person sees what changes were made. Word has the capacity to ...
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How do I get the single turnstyle symbol? [duplicate]

I am trying to replicate a logic symbol that looks like \models but has only one horizontal line, and represents a logical deduction. It looks roughly like |-. I have tried Detexify, but it does not ...
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Problems With Text Encoding While Cutting [duplicate]

Introduction I'm learning how to type with LaTeX and I've found that the character encoding is very important to get good results. I find myself copying parts from pdf documents such as problem ...
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why does text change to all lowercase letters? [duplicate]

in my .bib file I have a citation @article{IEEstd1, title={a12312... - IEEE Standard for ... why does it appear like this in generated pdf a12312... - ieee Standard for ...
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Compile document without any in-text citations

Is there any way for me to easily and reversibly remove in-text citations from LaTeX output? I need to provide an accurate character count for my senior thesis that excludes citations (and figures and ...
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Where to put .sty file [duplicate]

I have made a long list of macros that I have put in a style file. I have been working with this same style file for many years now. I would like to put it somewhere in my TeX tree, so that I don't ...
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Figure environment help [duplicate]

I have added an pdf image using the figure environment, but I have noticed that the figure is located automatically by LaTeX, at the beginning of the page, so if I change the text it can be out of ...
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Brackets with correct delimiters and automation [duplicate]

According to What is the correct way to do delimiters? the correct way of using brackets in math mode could be achieved by a macro like this: \newcommand{\myLeft}{\mathopen{}\left} I wonder if ...
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Could not compile pdf after updated [duplicate]

I have updated my MiKTeX to 2.9. But unfortunately it cannot compile pdf file by either PdfLaTeX and XeLaTeX. When use XeLaTeX it lag at the begining, and for PdfLaTeX it returns errors: Command ...
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Create a footnote in a node in a tikzpicture [duplicate]

Is it possible to create a footnote in a node of a tikzpicture? Preferably the tikzpicture it should also be possible to put that tikzpicture inside a figure environment.
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How to use abundant math font features in one article in XeLaTeX? [duplicate]

It sounds like XeLaTex does not have limit to at most 16 alphabets. However when I declared some alphabets and included many fonts(I indeed included fontspec), the message "Too many math alphabets..." ...
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the problem about putting one picture on the left and another on the right

I wish to put two graph together, one is on the left side, the other is one the right side. I use "minipage". However, using the below code, the first graph is on the top of the second graph. May ...

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