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Ref to table without actually having a table [duplicate]

I would like to generate TOC entries for tables, without actually having a table but something other in place (a image) The background is, that in my document are some tables, which were quite big ...
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customized header in latex with chapter name on right side without CHAPTERNO [duplicate]

I want to put chapter name on right side of my header.I tried \leftmark but it is giving me CHAPTERNO.CHAPTERNAME format. However,I only want to have CHAPTERNAME. What can I do to suppress the chapter ...
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How to generate pdf with WinEDT

I am new to laTex and look for a starting point. I downloaded WinEdt, and loaded a sample demo file; Then I configured Options > Execution Modes and set it to MikTex Installation (However I am not ...
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Text alignment in clipped parbox

I have the following problem: I need to put variable length content into a fix-sized parbox the gets clipped with clipbox command. And want the content to be vertically centered. As long as the ...
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How to reduce the pdf file size in latex document? [duplicate]

Duplicate question I generated a pdf file from latex files, the size is around 7.5 MB. I am wondering is there any way I can reduce the PDF document size. Thanks in advance.
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Gray box tight at text and newline sometimes

at the moment, I write a document that talks about how URLs are composed. So, I first have a text block and then I want to show a URL example. I want to use a gray box around it to separate it from ...
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how to extend a small image

Hi everyone: I produced this attached subplots figure in matlab but when I put it in latex, it showed very small in size. Is there a way I could let it show bigger? here is the way I inserted the ...
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Is it possible to add more compile buttons in the tools toolbar in texmaker?

Hi I've just started using texmaker version 4.41 on Windows 8. I'm used to Kile on Ubuntu and have been told that Texmaker is the most similar editor to kile which is available to windows. In Kile I ...
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Beamer theme with frame (slide) explorer not sections / sub-sections at the left or right bar

In a lot of beamer themes you see sections, subsections etc at left side. I want them to be replaced with frame numbers (slide numbers with titles). So basically I should be able to click on any slide ...
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Normal numbers are superscripted when using \fontspec{<font name>}[Fractions=On]

This MWE produces superscripted numbers on my Windows machine. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \begin{document} \noindent \fontspec{Times New Roman}[Fractions=On] Should not be ...
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Get undefined proof variable with amsthm defined

I can't get over this problem. I have \documentclass[12pt,twoside]{mitthesis} \usepackage{lgrind} \usepackage{cmap} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \pagestyle{plain} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} ...
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Wrong page number position with fancyhdr

The following commands produce page numbers that are correctly on the left on the even pages, but on the center of the odd pages. I can't understand where is the error, please can you help me? Silvia ...
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Inline notes vs footnotes?

In latex you can add footnotes and margin annotations but... How can you easily add notes just in the region of interest, below or above the line? Maybe it's called "inline" notes. For example ...
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How to number the pdf-pages with direct accordance with the fully uncovered slides?

I was used to do presentations with Power Point and liked the fact that you can just switch to any slide you want by entering the slide number and pressing Enter (in presentation mode). If you now ...
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How to have full bibliography items on a page using beamer?

I would like to have full bib entries in my beamer slides so tried to follow How can I prevent page break between lines of a paragraph or bibliography entry? It suggests putting ...
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\textit command reports weird error [duplicate]

I have following MWE: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[color=red,opacity=0.1,contents={}]{background} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{indentfirst} ...
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I need to insert the bibitem based on the harvard reference style label

Could anyone help me on this one. FUNCTION {output.bibitem} { newline$ "\bibitem" write$ make.full.names duplicate$ label = 'skip$ { "{" label * "}" * write$ } if$ "[" swap$ * "(" * ...
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How to justify one part of a line left and the other on the right hand side

I was wondering if it was possible to have two sections of text, on the same line be both left justified and right justified. For example doing this: {\itshape{\begin{flushleft}I'm on the ...
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How to let Multirow cooperate with Tabulary's “auto wrap”?

I have been using Tabulary's capability to auto wrap things. But I cannot find a way for Multirow to cooperate with it. Basically, in Tabulary I use \begin{tabulary}{\linewidth}{|L|L|L|L|L|r|} so ...
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Tikz-externalization and portable MiKTeX

I have TeXStudio with portable Miktex 2.9.5105 on Windows 8.1. I'd like to use tikzexternalize and my MWE is as follows: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfplots} % \usepgfplotslibrary{external} ...
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Compile a paper using NSP instructions

I am using NSP to compile my paper but I have many problems even to compile their template paper.tex using the same files include in their folder .zip. Can you help me, please?
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How can I trace a problem with hyphenation inside special environments?

For quite some time now I've been having trouble with the hyphenation of Turkish text in mdframed environments. I have been unable to come up with a sane MWE that exhibits the problem. It only seems ...
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Bachelor's Degree with LaTeX. Instructions for a beginner

I want someone to direct me. I have a bachelor of science and I want to translate it in English with the LaTeX program.I was looking on internet to find something but the amount of information is ...
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Names on certificates [duplicate]

I have to make some certificates. The main problem is not the certificate itself but to change names between pages. Can I create a list of names, each of appears once for page?
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In algorithm/algpseudocode, when writing long lines within loops how can I adjust the left indentation? [duplicate]

Q: In algorithm/algpseudocode, when writing long lines within loops how can I adjust the left indentation? To illustrate the problem, this is what I have: But this is more like what I want it ...
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Unable to set page size and trims correctly in memoir class

My apologies for being a newbie with memoir. This is what I am trying to do. But it text cuts across trims, and far beyond the area it should occupy. Trims do not seem to be correct either. Would ...
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Package for angle commands [duplicate]

I want to use the command "\angle". I have the "amsmath" package included im my document, and I can use any other math commands, but not this. What I need to do? It requires a different package? ...
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How to insert figures in diary mode? [duplicate]

I have been using ferahfeza's latex diary to keep track of my research activities. But when I try inserting figures it does not insert the figures. I tried the following input: figure_test.tex ...
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Make the page number Lower in TOC

I am writing my master thesis on latex and I had a problem because the University wants specific margin (top=2.5cm,right=2.5cm,left=3cm,bottom=2.5cm) and also when any chapter starts the top margin ...
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Figure that spans over two pages with a column at the end of the right page [duplicate]

Anyone has an idea how to make something like this in Latex?
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how can i fit long equation in pretty table in beamer Warsaw

i would like to pretty table in my presentation in beamer by using Beautiful table samples but my equation can't fit the table in one line ...
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how to make diagram of composition of two functions [duplicate]

I want to picturize composition of two functions using circles for their domain and codomain. But I do not how to do it. please help me.
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list of figures and tables header plus \addcontentsline

I am adding a heading in the list of figures and list of tables. Also, I'm adding a document using pdfpages and having a problem with dots in the list of figures when I try to add they mannually, by ...
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how to arrange figures in 2rows x 2 columns format

I need to arrange 4 figures in 2x2 format in a two-columned LaTex document. Can anyone please help me out with this?
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How to align the caption text under the figure to the column width in a minipage environment?

I am stuck at a formatting problem of a Figure. As you can see in the picture there is white space in between the caption text and the left column because the text is aligned to "Figure 1". How can i ...
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tlmgr not working in Ubuntu 14.04

I've installed (in Ubuntu 14.04) not full version of texlive (cause the full version is very large). When I'm trying to install some packages using tlmgr I'm getting a message "(running on Debian, ...
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Recover .tex file after computer crash

I was working on my .tex file and had just saved it right before the incident happened, then BOOM my computer says something about iqrl. This has been going on for a while and its really ...
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Beamer: transparency of a picture on section frame depending of section number

I'm a new Beamer user. The following code is there just to explain what I intent to do: Put on the "sectionpage" frames a picture with transparency, the transparency level being function of the ...
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Reason for double hyphen instead of single hyphen for page numbers in bibliography? [duplicate]

Page numbers in my thesis chapter bibliography are not being displayed properly when I compile using XeLatex in TeXstudio on my mac (OS X Yosemite): In my preamble: \usepackage{natbib} ...
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Part and Chapter in Header

Following up on this post: earlier question I have problems setting this style for my soon to submit thesis. Actually, it works for the beginning, but not for the entire project (created in Lyx, ...
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Listing authors sequentially with affiliations without 'and' operator

I'm having problems listing authors in a way that doesn't cause a strange 'and' operator to appear between names, as well as names to appear on completely different lines. Sometimes it goes away and ...
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Reference title does not show properly

My latex file works fine until I inserted an algorithm to the document. Then the tile of the bibliography did not show up properly. \documentclass[ijoc,nonblindrev]{informs3} ...
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Pagebreak, newpage, vspace all not working after a Table

I have a section of my document composed of two tables. The following section is a section composed of figures. Between the two sections I want a page break. I have tried \pagebreak, \newpage, \vspace ...
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Latex image miss location [duplicate]

When I use a figure command to insert an image , I notice that the image does not go where exactly I want , and even when I want it in a specific subsection I find it before that section ...
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How to start with BST file

I am writing a paper for a journal. The support team of this journal sent me a BST file, for reference, but I am a newbie with LaTex and have no idea how to start. I put the BST file into the same ...
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How can I slightly offset each character to acheive a movable-type letterpress look?

The lines of text in traditionally printed books aren't perfectly straight due to "wiggle room" between characters in the printing press. Can I create this effect with Latex? I'm fine with an ugly ...
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Chapter and table of contents [duplicate]

I'm trying to insert a chapter in my work (documentclass is book) without giving it a number \chapter*{Introduction} but in this way I can't find the chapter in the table of contents. Qhy? Can I ...
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Figure imported from Matlab to Latex [duplicate]

I have a problem getting a figure from Matlab into Latex. I have saved the figure as a EPS-file in the same folder as I have saved the latex-documents. This is what I wrote in Latex: \begin{figure} ...
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How do you write Munkre's topology T? [duplicate]

In James Munkres' classic topology textbook, he writes a topology T using a typeface I am unfamiliar with. I tried looking it up using detexify and checking commonly used character sets but the ...
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indentation of appendix entry in toc [duplicate]

I'm writing my thesis paper, I got a tough question. How do I change the indent of A.l Coverable Region 1 inch after the Appendix A, so on and so forth for A.1.1 and A.1.2 the code is was like:

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