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How to replace $$ .. $$ by \[…\] [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: replace often used Tex-Literals ($ and $$) for math regions into \( or \) and \[ or \] When I started using latex, I wrote mathematical formulae separated from continuous ...
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Fancy arrows with TikZ

I would like to draw an arrow like this using TikZ: This is taken from Workflow diagram. I didn't succeed in reproducing the arrow; is somewhat beyond my (extremely limited) TikZ abilities. I don't ...
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Aligning three small box together with a text

I made through creating the boxes inside a box with help of an expert by this link Is three boxes inside a box posibble in latex Now im being troubled on how will i put into command to align this ...
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How to fill area between curve defined by series of control points and x-axis

How to fill area between curve defined by series of control points and x-axis? MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{decorations.markings} \usetikzlibrary{intersections} ...
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Differing left and right axis labels in psplot

This question is related to psgraph with y-axis on left and right of graph and axis labels but can stand alone, as it is really about loops and variables. I'm really sad that I have to ask this ...
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Reducing output garbage [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Reducing the console output of LaTeX running: C:\Program Files\Text\MiKTeX 2.9\miktex\bin\x64\lualatex.exe -interaction=batchmodesrc-specials main.tex lualatex.exe> ...
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Hyperlink each bib entry to its DOI page

Can I have each bib entry hyper-linked to its DOI page? i.e. clicking anywhere on the bib entry (preferably anywhere, but if not possible, at least on the title of the paper) in the PDF should open ...
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How to unset a toggle in biblatex? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Biblatex: Get rid of ISSN, URLs and DOIs in references The standard.bbx file sets toggles for doi,url and eprint that are being checked later by the doi+eprint+url macro. My ...
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Missing bond type in chemical rendering packages?

I've read all the questions regarding chemical structure rendering that I could find on this website. I've decided to use chemfig to render the structures. One certain type of bond, illustrated below,...
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Correctly align vertical text on a baseline in pgfplots

I'm proud to announce that I have a large number of PGFplots in my document. But ... I have a small problem with the vertical alignment of text throughout my plots. What's the easiest way to align ...
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Chapter page formatting

I'm using MiKTeX and when I use \chapter command, it starts a new page. I was wondering how to not start a new page. My next concern is how can I align the text \chapter{*} where * is the text. ...
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Why do some biblatex options need to be set in the preamble and cannot be called from a style file using \ExecuteBibliographyOptions?

I personally prefer to set biblatex's package options in a .bbx file using \ExecuteBibliographyOptions so that I can just call biblatex minimally in my preamble (preferably using only \usepackage[...
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Installing new style packages on a Mac [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I add a .sty file to my MacTeX/TeXShop installation? I am using a mac and want to install the acm style. where do i add the downloaded packages so that tex can find ...
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Expanding line height when equations have displaystyle fractions

In my document, I have got a lot of equations in inline mode, like: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} Eu sit tincidunt incorrupte definitionem, vis mutat affert percipit cu, eirmod ...
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Unbold subsubsection title

I'm rather new to LaTeX, I am trying to get my article class document set up so that the section font is 16 pt and bold, the subsection is 14 pt and bold and the subsubsection is 14 pt and not bold. I ...
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inserting code snippet into table

In my current latex report, I have to insert code snippets into Latex table. I have tried with listing but, listing is not working. I have written following latex code using verbatim. But, I want ...
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Save and load TikZ graphs [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Outsourcing TikZ code Pardon the question, I'm an undergrad using TikZ and LaTeX to write-up my final term report. Is there a way to write the code for a tikzpicture in ...
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Circling/framing and referring to a bunch of nodes

The end goal: drawing paths between nodes like in the example there but the difference is the nodes are inside a picture here and in particular, the other node is a bunch of nodes in the same picture. ...
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Translate tikz arrow tips to pstricks

I have a document which contains tikz pictures and pstricks pictures which both contain lots of arrows. Usually I use tikz to do my own stuff but I got the pstricks pictures from another source and ...
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Bibliographies from multiple .bib files

I would like to use multiple .bib files for my article, such as file1.bib, file2.bib. However, I would like my references not to be separated (such as "Primary sources", "Secondary sources", etc.) ...
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Using continuous curve without points

is it possible to use a curve without specific point to represent the data, the reason is that the data has too many points to display correctly. This is what I have (It looks all messed up) This is ...
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Move legend closer

I wish to move the legend for the left chart closer to the graph, and for the right graph, I wish to let the x-axis and y-axis appeared just like the left graph (so that there is some extra spaces to ...
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How do I rescale cropped material with pdfcrop

I'm running pdfcrop (version 1.31) on Mac OSX. From what I read on pdfcrop page I should be able to rescale the size of the final document. The suggested approach is pdfcrop infile.pdf letter ...
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Using form-only patterns with variable: possible TikZ bug

While trying to use a variable pattern in TikZ with varying pattern color, I found that it did not seem to work. Here's a minimal working example: \documentclass[tikz]{standalone} \usetikzlibrary{...
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Datatool DTLifnull not working

Considering the following database: Name,ID,Gender,Years in Service ,382473856,M,15 Francesca Joestar,461276432,F,10 Chan Ker Mei,463724631,F,5 Hikaru Yagami,154954739,M,10 The first line has the ...
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Why can I not vertically align the text in the 3rd table column?

I'm trying to make a table which lists some math functions. I've been searching the net on how to center the equations in the cells both vertically and horizontally. And I think I've found an answer ...
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Auto-generating tables using etoolbox

I have a particular problem which I am trying to solve using etoolbox, but I can't figure out how. What I'm trying to do is to auto-generate a table based on information from a previous table. This is ...
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minipage is wider than I wanted

Occasionally, the width of a minipage environment seems to be ignored. I've not kept accurate records of when this has happened. But below is purely illustrative code that shows the issue. \...
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Are three boxes inside a box possible?

I am making a yes or no question inside a box and I have difficulty on creating the command for it. Would you mind to help me make something that will output this:
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How to create command for a box where text inside the box can automatically adjust?

I have a problem on how I can make my command right. I created a box where the text will be inside it when used but something went wrong when I prolong the text it turn out like this: Code: \...
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Space between bars, height and width of the plot

I'm using pgfplots to generate bar plots from data files. Here's MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage{pgfplots} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \begin{axis}[ ...
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How to find out the right citation style?

I am trying to find out which citation style fits my demands best for my bibliography. As I am writing for a german science institution and using many german sources, I intented using jurabib My ...
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Unwanted symbol ă in tabular environment

I am trying to create a table using the tabular environment using this code snippet: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{table} \centering \begin{tabular}{|l|l|} ...
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How can I make a bold horizontal rule under each section title?

I want to place a long bold \hrule-type line under the \section to make it more distinctive. How can I do that?
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Can I avoid page numbers in a report document with openright?

I have a report class and I dont want to switch it. If I use the openright option, I have the problem that empty pages are labled. Before taking the "openright" option out and inserting empty pages by ...
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Problem with rotation of pattern in tikz [closed]

Consider the following example. Why does the pattern not rotate correctly both for the tikz rotate and for the rotatebox approach. How can I fix it? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \...
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Command for automatically inserting wordcount in document?

I am using LyX, and I was wondering if there is any ERT Command for automatically inserting wordcount in a document? I am on Windows.
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Longtable continues into footer

I am using the longtable package to span tables across multiple pages. However sometimes (to me randomly, however so far only i quite complex documents) the longtable doesn't break like intended, but ...
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Modifying biblatex @inbook bibliography, remove Ed. by and change ordering [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Biblatex, JEA style I'm using bib latex for managing my bibliography, I did some adjustments and so far I'm quite pleased with it. When I add an @inbook source to my bib-...
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Why does \cal{M}_n give “M>”?

Why does \cal{M}_n give “M>” in parts of my LaTeX file and works correctly in other parts?
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Insert Text between “List of XXX” Heading and Actual Listing

I would like to insert a small paragraph of text between the "List of Figures" heading and the actual list of figures, and also between "List of Listings" and the actual list of listings. I am using ...
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How to align nested cases?

Please consider the code bellow: \begin{align*} function = \begin{cases} case1 &\mbox{if } n = 0 \\ \begin{cases} case2 &\mbox{if } n = 1 \\ ...
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Adjusting features of a pgf plot

I have the pgf plots below, where it doesn't appear well. I wish to put closer the "Solving Time(ms)" and y axis, put the font size smaller how should i do it? There is also a problem for ...
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How to change the order in natbib´s short citation?

I´m using natbib with the apalike style. When using the short citation \citet[p. 22]{Testauthor98} it shows me Testauthor (1998, p. 22) What do i have to do/change in order to get the ...
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“Dimension too large” for pgf plots

I have code below which complaining "Dimension too large", what is the problem? And I want to zoom in the 99.8-100 rather than using log scale for y axis, how should I do it? \documentclass{article} %...
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Making an edit to an inline equation that went off of the screen

I'm using LyX, and I want to make an edit to an equation. Since the inline equation is really long, it continues off of the screen. I'm literally in the dark when I try to edit my work since I cannot ...
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How to align right this long table?

I have a longtable. This is my code \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{amsmath,amsxtra,amssymb,latexsym, amscd,amsthm} \usepackage{indentfirst} \usepackage[mathscr]{eucal} \usepackage{...
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1answer
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skipbib without BibLaTeX

Is there any way to use skipbib or equivalent in regular BibTeX with natbib and without using BibLaTeX?
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multicolumn display for partial list of table

I have a file with some consecutive tables one for each month. The listoftables takes up too much space when it lists each table entry on a separate line. I can use multicols to have a two column ...
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Formal Writing Style Correction on Latex [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to perform advanced spell checking of latex documents? Microsoft Word has a nifty property of style correction, where it can find phrasal verbs, passive voice and ...

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