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want table to look like this

I use lyx with elsarticle class with two-column document but I made span columns so table will span over the two columns. I tried it with adding the caption package: ...
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Beamer section/subsection links do not work with impressive [closed]

I am currently creating a presentation for my university with Beamer. I decided to use the Impressive script mainly because I wanted a clock counter and the fade-in-fade-out effect impressive provides ...
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Highlighting part of TikZ figure

I'm looking for a way to use transparency/opacity to highlight a particular area in a TikZ figure I generated. To be more specific, I have a TikZ figure that illustrates the relationship between ...
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Can I redefine ednotes' \Bnote command to behave more like a normal \footnote?

In the context of the scholarly apparatus package ednotes I would like to create a customized \Bnote which behaves like a normal LaTeX footnote; i.e., I would like to enter into the body of the text ...
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Adding bold labels to two different addresses in moderncv

I found this link here which was what I was looking for. It allows one to add two addresses to a CV written in moderncv. But I wanted to know how to modify the code so that labels like "Present ...
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Center table or tikzpicture horizontally ignoring margins

How can I center a table or in my case a tikzpicture horizontally ignoring the margins? My tikzpicture is slightly too big causing it not to be centered properly(sticks into the right margin slightly ...
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How can I fix the following problem with subsection alignment in table of contents?

I am trying to set the depth of the table of contents. I used \setcounter{tocdepth}{2} This actually works fine, almost. The table of contents is showing subsections as well, but these are not ...
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operator name for kernel

I'm trying to define \newcommand{\ker}{\operatorname{ker}} just after \begin{document} in order to have a nice way to write the kernel of an application but the command is ignored and I don't know why ...
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Inline MATLAB code

I want to write MATLAB code in a sentence. I installed package mcode, no problem if I want to display the code by inserting the code in environment \begin{verbatim} and \end{verbatim}. How could I ...
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\ref with tight box surrounding the reference

How can I make the colored box around a reference appear completely tight? MWE: \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,openright,final,12pt]{book} \usepackage{etex} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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Making chart grids be finer grained

For the MWE below: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[left=2.5cm,right=2cm,top=2cm,bottom=2cm]{geometry} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{tikz,pgf} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepackage{slashbox} ...
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How to write properly math accent for letter i?

When it is requested to write letter "í" in math mode, it happens that $\acute{i}$ is not the right answer as it could be expected: the accent (´) is written over the letter (i), without ...
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Document layout, combining text and figure panels

This is a question so general, I couldn't easily find an archived post which directly addressed it. I am interested in using LaTeX to design a one sided sheet containing figures and small amounts of ...
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How draw “nested” mathemathical sets?

I want to represent mathematical sets of number (R,Z,N) using nested circles like this: This was very quickly created with gimp, but I am trying to do it properly in tikz but having some issue ...
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How to style equation label and reference differently? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Changing the apperance of equation numbers with amsmath I need to be able to make the labels of equations bold, but at the same time I need the citations to those ...
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Why doesn't LaTeX allow me to import my .eps file when I compile it?

Everything works perfectly except until the error below. I'm slightly new at LaTeX and perhaps I'm missing a package, but I already have the graphicx package. Any help will be greatly appreciated! ! ...
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Moving display mode to the left [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Left align (to the page) displayed math I have a document in which I want to use display mode, but want the expressions left-aligned instead of centered. So far, I've ...
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\spacedlowsmallcaps in caption label

How i can make the labelfont also in \spacedlowsmallcaps in addition to sans serif and small ? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{microtype} \usepackage{caption} ...
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Using a new environment to make a title bold, large, in a different font, and red [closed]

I have what I thought was a simple thing to do in latex. I need to take several titles and make them LARGE,bold face,in Bookman font, and red in colour. Is the easiest way to accomplish this to use a ...
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How to deal with very long lstinline-phrases like long class names?

According to this Question: listing: How to deal with very long lines that do not contain spaces? My problem is that my \lstinline-phrases does not contain any special character like "-". In my ...
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How to remove empty page after appendix and the next chapter?

I am using LaTeX for my thesis and I am getting a blank page after Appendix and the next chapter. My document class is book: \documentclass[a4paper,oneside,12pt]{book} I have tried inserting the ...
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Using minipage with subfigure didn't produce side by side figures

As per this, I tried using \minipage with my \subfigure, however to no avail. (My figures are still stacked vertically) I even tried changing scale to width=0.5\textwidth... What did I do wrong? ...
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Subfloat with subcaption package: Missing number, treated as zero

I want to make a figure consisting of two subfigures. Having read the Wikipedia subentry on subfloats, I tried to follow it exactly, so I did not use the subfig or subfigure package, only the caption ...
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Strange error when unicode-math and hyperref are combined in xelatex

The following is an MWE for a problem that I'm facing: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{unicode-math} \setmathfont{Asana Math} \begin{document} \section{$2\times 2$} $2 ...
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Add a rule after chapter title using titlesec

I've been experimenting with chapter title formatting using titlesec but I can't seem to find the proper way to add a rule just below the chapter title. After reading the doc, I found that \titleline ...
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How to get the page numbers within the margins specified in the settings in Lyx? [closed]

I have specified the right, left, top and bottom margins in the Lyx settings under Page margins, but the page numbers appear outside those margins. How can I force the page numbers to be within the ...
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In Lyx, “Part” section in Arabic numbers and numbering the rest of the sections accordingly

The default in lyx is to have I. First part (roman number) Section 1 1.1 Subsection 1 and I'd like to have First part (arabic number) 1.1 Section 1 1.1.1 Subsection 1 etc. Any ...
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\wideparen in AMS class

I need a \wideparen symbol in a book prepared with amsbook class. I know about a few packages providing this command but... ymath does not work with current version of AMS classes MnSymbol, mathabx, ...
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1answer
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Lyx: remove subsections from table of contents

I don't want subsections to appear in the table of contents of my Lyx document. How do I turn them off? I went to Tools -> Settings -> Numbering & TOC, but it won't let me modify anything. What ...
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1answer
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spacing between chapters in list of tables

tocloft seems to automatically add extra space between table entries from different chapters. I want a single space between all the entries in the list of tables. Right now I have one space between ...
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Proper way to include unnumbered chapters in a per-chapter bibliography using biblatex

I've been using example 3.11.4 of the biblatex documentation to generate a per-chapter bibliography at the end of my thesis. It works great, until I try to make my introduction into an unnumbered ...
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1answer
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tikz automata edges overlap

I have two states positioned horizontally and need to connect them i.e. A -> B and A <- B, how can I position the edges in a way that they don't overlap and my diagram doesn't become a A <-> B ...
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tikz state initial with vertical orientation?

How can I change the orientation of the start arrow to come from the top instead of coming from the left as it is its default behavior. Can anyone advice using as base the TikZ State Machine example: ...
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Prevent float from splitting paragraph [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to protect text from being split by a float? I have this LaTeX like code \begin{figure}...\end{figure} [my paragraph text] The output is my paragraph ------ ...
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Beamer footcite citation appears twice if used in long caption

I noticed strange behaviour of the \footcite command when used in captions within beamer. In the working example provided the first frame has a \footcite on an itemize item, this works as expected. ...
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How to define a hotkey in LyX to insert an inline listings?

In LyX, I can define a hot-key for listing-insert. But in this case, what appears is the \begin{lstlisting}...\end{lstlisting} environment. In fact I want to insert a inline listings command ...
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tikz: Anchoring to rectangle split?

Is there an easy way I can anchor to the center of the second part of a rectangle split node? Here is what I am currently working on: \documentclass[letterpaper,oneside]{report} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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1answer
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How to remove or reduce space for hand-written signature in `closing` of `letter` documenty class? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to type specifically on this part of the page? In letter documentclass closing generates space for hand-written signature: Best regards, John Doe How to ...
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Adding a footnote to the end of chapters

I need to add a single (possibly more) footnote to the end of the chapter (bottom of last page of chapter). I do not want a whole complex thing to do this simple task. I simply want to put some text ...
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Problem with sorting of umlaute in a glossary (pkg glossaries)

I'm currently facing a problem concerning sorting of glossaries. I'm writing my thesis in german, so I also have some umlaute like "ä","ö" and "ü" in my acronyms. For example there is an acronym ...
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Is there an algorithm to determine the best layout and font size for a specific screen? [closed]

If I have a 4:3 7" tablet with a 200PPI screen (as an example), could you algorithmically make a TeX template that would be readable on the screen fullsize without zooming? It would be great if there ...
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1answer
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figures numbering to 3 levels rather than 2

For some reason my current 'report' has started numbering figures to 3 levels... so if something is within chapter 1, but section 1.3, the figure gets numbered 1.3.1... This isn't what I want... it's ...
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tikz matrix and beamer [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Unknown error using tikz matrix of nodes in beamer I would put the following figure in a beamer slide I tried with [ampersand replacement=\&] but it does not work ...
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1answer
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footmisc in beamer citations get lost

Since I want to take advantage as much as possible of the space in a poster I'm making I want to make the footnotes (that include citations) appear continuous (in one line). After searching I found ...
3
votes
1answer
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Bringing the parts of a bar chart closer

In the MWE below: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[left=2.5cm,right=2cm,top=2cm,bottom=2cm]{geometry} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{tikz,pgf} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepackage{slashbox} ...
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vote
2answers
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Rotate table with caption on the same page

I want to rotate a table because it is too wide. I'm forced to use \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article}, so changing that is not a solution. Many packages rotate the whole page, but I just wan't to ...
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1answer
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Rotated text failure with DVI

I'm using the following code: \begin{tabular}{r|ccc} & \begin{rotate}{60} Property 1 \end{rotate} & \begin{rotate}{60} Property 2 \end{rotate} & \begin{rotate}{60} Property 3 ...
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1answer
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Broken text on bottom of pgfplots

I am using code below to create a graph. On the bottom there are two braces denoted $t_1$ and $t_2$. However numbers 1 and 2 are broken (lower part is not displayed). What is wrong with my code? I ...
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How to export odt into latex? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I convert Open Office documents into LaTeX? Good morning Somebody give me old document in doc or odt format and I would like to include them with mine which are ...
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1answer
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How does \headline work?

I understand that TeX uses \headline to place headers. If \headline did not exist, how would one implement a simple version of the same? Additionally, where might one find simple documentation of ...

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