# All Questions

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### Add a space before a section but not before the first one

I'm trying to define my own subsection-like command by using this: \newcounter{oef} \setcounter{oef}{1} \newcommand{\oef}{{\medskip\large\bf Oefening \theoef\par\medskip}} So, when I use this: ...
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### font size with tikzset and tikzscale not working

I want to set the font family and size for all pgf/tikz figures in my preamble. But when I use tikzscale, then this is ignored. Can anyone help? \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{scrbook} ...
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### why does texstudio show “\linespread” as an unrecognized command?

besides \linespread, the \center also is told an unrecognized command. I don't know what's wrong with TeXStudio. Can any one help me?
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### Automatic report generation from bibtex

I like to benefit from my existing myarticles.bib file to create a different report automatically something like in the following picture. Different Ideas I considered First I thought about ...
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### Page geometry and margins handling

I'm creating a poster using baposter and the page margins aren't behaving in the way I would like for a poster, i.e. there is some asymmetry in the left and right margins that I can't remove. In the ...
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I upgraded to Texlive 2014 on Unbutu 14.04 and after this I'm getting this error (for some files): !pdfTeX error: pdflatex (file WebOMintsGD): Font WebOMintsGD not found I would highly ...
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### Does spaces in $xy=1$ have differences between $x y = 1$?

Which way is more correct? I don't see any differences, but maybe I something missed?
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### How to use subsubsection in “moderncv” class?

How to put subsubsection in "moderncv" class? Only upto subsection is working in my script.
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### Problem in writing the equation: missing delimiter

I tried a lot but unable to solve this equation. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \begin{document} ...
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### Equivalent to “shorten <=” for intermediate points

Halo everybody, I try to plot a data set using tikz & pgf. I want that the points in the plot are connected, but the line shouldn't touch the points. I can achieve this for the first and the last ...
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### \hypersetup command from hyperref package not working with auto-pst-pdf

I need to use the auto-pst-pdf package in a large class file of my own. I've found out that, under pdfLaTeX, the following MWE compiles to a pdf that does not include the metadata provided by the ...
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### How to generate a “named destination” in PDF?

According to the Evince help, one can open a PDF at the location of a "named destination": SYNTAX evince [--help] [--page-label=PAGE | --page-index=NUM‐ BER | --named-dest=DEST] ...
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### Why is pdflatex producing dvi output?

I'm new to LaTeX and I'm sure I'm missing something obvious. I put the following into test.tex: \documentclass{article} \author{Me} \title{My Test} \begin{document} Test. \end{document} And then I ...
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### How do I create a tikz picture overlay that does not disturb the vertical placement of other text? [duplicate]

I'm having difficulty getting a tikzpicture to not cause a disruption in the vertical placement of material outside of the environment. Here's a MWE that illustrates the problem. ...
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### Nesting wrapped textboxes

for formmating a piece of poetry, I need to nest a textbox inside another one, and that the outer text wrapps both left and right of the inner textbox, as it is to be in the center, I would like to do ...
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### Given this preamble, what font would be used?

Given the following code sample, what font would LaTeX actually use? I've looked in various places, but the help on fonts seems too cunning to be understood. This is definitely a different question ...
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### Generating an IEEE bibliography with book series in parentheses using BibTeX and IEEEtran

The IEEE citation reference and style manual both list the following two bibliography examples for books: [4] M. Abramowitz and I. A. Stegun, Eds., Handbook of Mathematical Functions (Applied ...
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### How to make letter with some overhead [duplicate]

How do I make the following in a TeX file? I try a lot of things but still don't work.
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### Getting the \currentsection and \currentsubsection in memoir

As you know in memoir there's no easy way to get the current section and/or subsection, you can only get the \currenttitle, which tells you the header of the last sectioning command. That's a ...
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### How can I create a rectangle symbol?

I need to represent symmetries of a a rectangle as a set, and in my text book they do so by using the following notation S(SYMBOL-THAT-LOOKS-LIKE-A-RECTANGLE) I searched everywhere, tried ...
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### harvard bibtex: How to upper case the authors of the references?

I have been using the harvard bibtex with the following configuration: \usepackage{harvard} \citationmode{abbr} \citationstyle{dcu} \bibliographystyle{dcu} Database: @BOOK{Campbell(1996), AUTHOR ...
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### Change in font size from slide to slide

Is it possible, that one of my slide in beamer is 11 pt and I want 10 pt font in other slide?
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### Using many typewriter fonts in a single document

Reading topics about monospaced fonts, I found out that changing \tt font for the document requires replacing only one line in the preambule. For example, I only change the commented line ...
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### Graph doesn't stay within grid

I've plotted two simple functions in Latex using tikz. It looks like this: As you can see, the curve doesn't stay within its grid. How can I fix this? This is my code. I'm using documentclass ...
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### Two bibliographies

I have already written my thesis in LaTeX using the standard bibliography option and in the text they are cited with 1, 2 and so on. However, now I need to separate 11 articles from my original ...
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### MikTeX error: Invalid control sequence

I've recently installed MikTeX 2.9 for Windows 7, 64. After installation I try to compile an IEEE template downloaded from their website. I get the following error: miktex-pdftex.exe: Invalid control ...
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### Vertical Centering [duplicate]

The following LaTeX code produces a table with one row and three columns. Each cell contains two short words word-wrapped so that one name is above the other. A design requirement of this table is the ...
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### Printing more than one book at a time

Can small number of pages per book allow for printing multiple books on a press run, or does each book have to stand on its own as an independent job?
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### Using Cleveref with LIPICs documentclass fails for theorem environments sharing the same counter

I want theorems and lemmas to be referred to in the text as "Theorem 1" and "Corollary 2", sharing the same counter. This works fine when I'm using the normal article documentclass, but fails when ...
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### Text-Align inside Caption

I've some problem with formatting my figure captions form my thesis. First i'd like to describe my final result. Caption above: align left Caption below - first row (source): align right Caption ...
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### Logo creation in References [duplicate]

How to create this kind of logo in references? I have done with other two logos in which picture of book and document is made , but got stuck here
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### marginpar image from top of the image height

I have the below boxed environment. The image should place in the marginpar width. When my environment is going long the image should automatically increase upto my enviroment, when is going to low it ...
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### How to elongate down arrow?

\downarrow command is available in directory but it has fixed length. How can I elongate its length?
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### Mutiple composable styles for a tikz node using “append after command”

I'm trying to build a little drawing library in which each node will have the same base, but can be annotated with various options which will cause extra things to be drawn in/on the node. I'm ...
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### Writing Wikipedia logo in latex

How to write this logo in Latex? I am working on it, but could not get it.
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### Matrix environments not being typeset

Why does LaTeX seem to have a problem with the matrix environment, and why does it tell me something about \hbox badness 10000? \documentclass[12pt,fleqn]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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### Replace every backslash in a string with a forwardslash

I would like to replace every backslash \ inside a macro (string) with a forwardslash /. The macro is intended to contain a filename in Windows notation which should be replaced by a valid (La)TeX ...
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### section head two environment with different size boxes

I have two arguments in section and how to print the second optional argument in the same boxes. How do increase the box width should be upto paperwidth. My MWE is: \documentclass{book} ...
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### Complex function plot using TikZ or PGFPlots

I need to plot some steps of this approximation http://mathoverflow.net/a/27127 but don't know how to start.
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### Italicize Book and conference titles and place titles of websites in quotation marks in Bibliography list

I am using isprs.bst, available here (http://www.isprs.org/documents/orangebook/LATEX/ISPRSguidelines_authors_latex.zip), and would like to have books in the list of references to appear in italics, ...
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### Unexpected margin

I have the following code: \documentclass[11pt, a4paper]{article} \usepackage[margin=1cm]{geometry} \usepackage{showframe} \begin{document} \fbox {% \vbox to 4cm{\hbox to 4cm{\fbox{% ...
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### How to combine a top-down and bottom-up binary tree in one picture?

I want to draw a binary tree like the one in the picture below. Unfortunately, I do not have any clue, whatsoever, on how to draw two trees from top and bottom to match their leaves. Any help would be ...