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Align sentences of paragraph

I have a paragraph called 'a)'. Next to the 'a)' there is a formula. Then in the same paragraph, but on the next line I have another formula, but I want this to begin at the same place as the first ...
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How to draw multi row multi colum table with many filelds

I need to create a table of the type given below. But I am not getting this. Could anyone here help me? Thank you
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Right justify number with filler periods

How do I duplicate this in LaTex?
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Forcing left text alignment in a fit Tikz node?

I would like to add Tikz "marker" nodes in running text; then fit another node based on those "marker" nodes' positions; and insert a text into the fitted node, such that it is left aligned, and with ...
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Inserting command with optional argument as optional argument Problem

If I define the following two commands: \newcommand{\TestA}[1][]{a^{#1} aaa} \newcommand{\TestB}[1][]{#1} and then call it by $\TestA[\TestB[111]]$ I get the error: "Argument of \\TestB has an ...
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Externalizing figures in consistent size

I'm using pgfplots to plot figures, then I'm using the externalize library to output standalone pdfs, which I include in another document. The problem is that the outputted standalone figures have ...
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hooked arrows with XY-matrix

The naive way to draw an hooked arrow in a diagram with XY-matrix is \ar@{^{(}->}. But it comes out that the hook is bigger respect the one of \hookrightarrow. How can I fix this difference? ...
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How to split a long equation in Latex?

I have a pretty long equation with me. I want to split the equation when using Texmaker. Can some one find me a proper way to do this? Thanks in advance. \begin{equation} ...
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How to include figures and other files in TeX4ebook

My ebook has several figures, and I would also like to embed font files. I have dealt with the figures in an ad hoc way: after the first compilation, I go to the book-epub folder and drop the files in ...
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Extracting text from variable

I am trying to work out a special document that through a seed generates a test for my students. I have gotten quite alot to work but I have the issue that when I try to add my answers into an array ...
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Why table border is not complete

This is the code of my table and the border is not complete and i don't know why \begin{table}[htbp] \centering \caption{Aertssen values for m and n \cite{aertssen3}} \begin{tabular}{|c|cccccccc|} ...
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Question about an equation from LaTeX Search

I was randomly looking in LaTeX Search and I found the following formula: P\left( {E_n^{\left( d \right)} ,{\text{i}}{\text{.o}}{\text{.}}} \right) = 0\quad {\text{or}}\quad {\text{1}} In it there ...
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Pandoc equation numbering style

I use pandoc to render .pdf files from markdown. Example input: #Fudamental matrix ##Epipolar constraint in pixels (@) $$(K_{0}^{-1}x)^{T}E(K_{1}^{-1}x')=0$$ (@) ...
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Tablefootnote in table* environment?

Is it possible to use the tablefootnote package in the table* environment? With the following minimal example, I see the footnotemark in the table, but no footnote text ...
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Lyx IEEE Transactions Figure Label Nonstandard

I am using the IEEE transactions template in lyx and I noticed on the figures instead of saying "Fig.1" or "Fig. 2", the figures are labeled as "Figure 1." or "Figure 2." I looked at the most recent ...
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Tag placing with amsmath

I'm using amsmath and its \tag command to tag equations. I remember having a situation where I liked having the tag on the left better than on the right. So I gave my class (which is report btw) the ...
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Multiple rows with paragraphs in longtable

I'd like to have the third column (minus the header of that column) as a single cell. I was trying to use multirow and a "p" column to achieve the desired effect, but with no success. How might I do ...
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XeLaTeX, Texlipse, polyglossia german language issue

I'm trying to set up an Eclipse Environment with TexLipse using XeLaTex which is throwing the following error during "build": xelatex.exe> ("C:\Program ...
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How can you prevent subbibliography appearing on the ToC in Memoir class?

I have created sub-bibliographies using the keyword methods to distinguish between primary and secondary sources. This works fine but the only thing is that in the table of contents it lists all the ...
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Table of content including title in metadata

I'm currently creating a journal with several articles using a template. My problem is that I'm not able to include the title of the article in the TOC, just the sections. Let me show you the problem: ...
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Why are URLs not appearing in References with Bibtex?

Solution! Big thank you to CFR! Bibtex is not the best way for a lot of online material. Bibtex was developed before web while Biber particularly for content during the time of web. More about ...
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How to remove unwanted asterisk that appears in margin when multibib is used with custom Section command?

Background - I'm modifying a fairly well documented LaTex CV to build my own. All works well, till I tried to add publications using the multibib package (using this answer in Tex.SE). When I ...
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Optimize print area of the pdf file generated from Latex

I am using document class extarticle for making quizzes, assignments, etc for my class. In the pdf output file, a lot of space remains unused. This results in extra consumption of paper. How we can ...
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How to add a vertical line and figures on the titlepage?

I'm styling a titlepage for the first time and I'm having some problems. I'd like to achieve something like this: The blue rectangles are logos. I've been trying to get it right for hours, but ...
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Moving one tick mark on the x-axis leftward

I want to move one extra tick mark on the x-axis leftward by about 2pt. I have tried using the spacing command \hspace*{-2pt} before the label and \hspace*{2pt} after the label. The tick mark is not ...
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Appendix title showing up after the image contents

The appendix title does not come in the beginning, rather the content is being shown at first. The first appendix where there is only text, shows up with Appendix at top and then text follows it, ...
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Incomplete last vertical line in table with an image

I want to make a table in LaTeX and I wrote the following program: \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[usenames, dvipsnames]{color} \usepackage{multirow} \begin{document} ...
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Problems with \nameref{} not refering to the correct label x titlesec

I'm using hyperref package to do cross-referencing, but I'm encountering some problems and it is related to \usepackage{titlesec,titleps} , for instance: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,twoside]{report} ...
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How to insert a running heads after Opening Page?

After Opening Page running heads should always be [running authors], no matter what's the page number (Odd/Even). Then the next page should be [short Title]. Opening Page - Empty Second Page - ...
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Format date {yyy-mm-dd} as “mmm 'yy”

I have been struggling with this for some time, with combinations of the isodate and datetime packages, without success. I would like to create a macro that receives an input in the format ...
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customed index with dotfill in frontmatter

I wanted to custom my index so I used a latex makeindex -s myfile.ist texfile.idx latex compilation. myfile.ist contains : % heading_prefix "{\\bfseries\\hfil " heading_suffix ...
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Adding space in ToC between the part number and part title

I am running into some formatting trouble with memoir and the \part commands. In the table of contents, as the number of parts add up, the space between the part number, i.e. "III" and the part ...
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How can I typeset code region comments to the left of an algorithm? [duplicate]

I'm looking for a way to add region comments to an algorithm. A comment should appear left of the listing and mark the corresponding code region by, for example, a large curly bracket. Like summaries ...
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Conflict between mhchem and pdftooltip (pdfcomment package)?

I tried to hide some text into a pdftooltip, which was working fine up to now (when I used TeXLive 2011). I now upgraded to MacTeX 2014 and now I get an error, if there is a chemical formula in this ...
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Using scalebox with href inside or how to scale a hyperlink

If I use scalebox with href, (as in \scalebox{0.5}{\href{mailto:someone}{shown mail address}}), then the hyperlink is not clickable anymore (meaning I can’t click on the shown mail address to mail to ...
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Problem with gb4e's spacing when using datatool

Say that I have a .csv file with sentences in IPA, their glosses, and their translations that I want to incorporate into a document. However, using datatool to loop over the .csv doesn't work with ...
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torus to coffee mug homotopy

Does anyone have a TikZ solution to animate the coffee mug --> donut homotopy?
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matrix image in Beamer

I am preparing a Beamer presentation, and would like to have kind of a function (I will do this several times with different inputs) that given a matrix with elements between 0 and 1 (like an output ...
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Pgfplotstable: column math is wrong!

I am using the following code with pgfplotstable to generate a new column that represents the difference of two other columns. \pgfplotstableset{create on use/iqr/.style={ create ...
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Default spaces between letters in math-mode

Question for TeX-gurus. Sometimes I find that the default spaces between letters in the math TeX-mode is to short. Say, I would prefer to have slightly increased spaces between abc in $abc$. On the ...
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How to make the pdf file that inserted stayed the position I give?

I'd like to typeset the Mathematica code.My solution is Select it (by clicking on the right square bracket ]). Then, following the menu's File>Save Selection As... and saving as a PDF ...
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How to reduce line spacing within footnotes?

As you can see in the picture (red lines), spaces within footnotes is present. I've tried to use those two commands: \setlength{\footnotesep}{1pt} % space between footnotes ...
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Configure newenvironment with xkeyval

I am having trouble getting xkeyval to work with \newenvironment. If I define the whole thing as a command instead, it works perfectly. So my guess is that the problem is not how I use xkeyval, but ...
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Alignment and line breaking in alignment environment

My MWE: \documentclass[]{report} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{align} \dot{V} &=\, \frac{1}{\gamma_{2,1}}\sigma_{2,1} \dot{\sigma}_{2,1} + \frac{1}{\gamma_{2,2}}\sigma_{2,2} ...
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latexmkrc, asymptote and subfolders on Mac OS

I just started to learn asymptote (actually because TikZ is not that great for 3D surfaces and curves on these). To set up my system i would like asymptote to work in a subdirectory in order to keep ...
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using \enumerate

I want to use \begin log-file \begin{enumerate*}[(i)] \item The first item \item The second item \item The third etc \end{enumerate*} \end log-file It doesn't work. Do I need some special ...
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How to set math equation boldface in tcolorbox [closed]

How can I set the font of the tcolorbox content as boldfaced \begin{tcolorbox}[colback=white!5!gray] $x=\sqrt{y}$ \end{tcolorbox} Also still intrigued how the colors are defined in ...
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Inserting a logo at the left side of the table without changing the width of rest of the rows

I am trying to use this table as a header for my document, the problem when including the logo, the width of the rest of the rows changes. Possible to merge the "cells" of the table on the left ...
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How to force caption above a custom text float?

I am trying to make a supplementary information text, which I would input to my main document. I want to have the caption above the text and use caption package for formatting of the caption (required ...
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Problems with plain tex and ngerman.sty

I tried to typeset a plain TeX document with the ngerman.sty macro set. Unfortunately, I get the following output for a simple test file containing nothing but \input ngerman.sty\end: This is TeX, ...

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