# All Questions

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### Fix encoding for ligatures of fonts in XeTeX / LuaLaTeX (specifically for Minion Pro)

Ligatures in the MWE below are not encoded properly when compiling with LuaLaTeX or XeLaTeX. Copying "The difference" from the pdf to a text editor renders "e di erence". I am aware this has been ...
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### How to generate a bibliography website from BiBTeX

I have BiBTeX files and want to generate a bibliography website (for my research group) from the BiBTeX. Are there good tools for this?
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### Enumerated list with headings / titles

I need an enumerated list that has titles like the description environment. I'v looked at the enumitem package but I'm not sure if / how I can use it for the desired effect. I want the list to look ...
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### Why doesn't updmap-sys see the TEXMFLOCAL config?

I tried installing emerald fonts and followed the advice in this great answer. However, running updmap-sys would not update with the new fonts because it doesn't look into the file at ...
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### Force LatexTools to output pdf only after its complete compilation

With one of the recent updates, LatexTools now supports Okular under Linux. This makes it eventually useful for my setup of writing tools. The fact that LatexTools provides the pdf viewer with the ...
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### How to turn off headers with KOMA-Script Book

I'm using the KOMA-Script Book class to create a book in LyX. I don't want to have any headers in my book, but they're active by default. Is there anything I can do to turn them off? Thank you for ...
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### Redefine pi to uppi with unicode-math

I'd like to use unicode-math to use ISO-style fonts for my formulae. However, I'd like to use \pi instead of \uppi to create an upright pi. Unfortunately, my redefinition with \renewcommand doesn't ...
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### Text formatting of document, without altering in-table text

I wish to change the font size/spacing of my text for my whole document, but keep the table text format the same as the LaTeX default. When I try implement change to the text, the same happens to the ...
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### FontAwesome in the Tabular environment

I am not able to compile my latex document when I put a fontawesome command in a tabular environment. This is a snippet for reproducing the error \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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### Incompatibility with align and table option in xcolor?

Let's see this MWE, painfully reduced from an institution template. It chokes on the align environment, unless I comment out the table option in the xcolor package. I would like to understand why... ...
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### Converting from pdf

So, I have ultimately important lecture to give. Now, I have to add material to it. I was stupid enough to erase tex and all support files. It is a great deal - 12 pages. So, it would take me a day to ...
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### Adding a title to theorem environment

I am trying to use the theorem environment in my work as Sample Problem. This is my MWE: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{amsthm} \newtheoremstyle{mythmstyle} {}{}{}{} {\bf} {} ...
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### Alignment is algorithm

I have two major problems in alignment algorithm. As it can be seen, one overflowing from column another text alignment in for and while loop. Look forward to your answer.
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### Textsubscript within a threeparttable

I need some text in a subscript within a threeparttable. It seems like all possible ways to achieve subscript, do this by creating a math environment. Which I understand the threeparttable does not ...
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### Plus Sign Too Big; How to Call adfbullet?

The + sign when typeset using Latin Modern in LaTeX is too big when used to indicate the international dialing country code. According to the LaTeX comprehensive symbol list, the commands ...
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### Check if a string is just numbers or includes letters

Well, the title pretty much says it all, I'm looking for a way to tell if a string has any letters in it or if it's made up of just numbers. I used biblatex as a tag here because of my question's ...
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### What is the preferred mechanism for reuse/encapsulation in TikZ?

I'm just starting out in TikZ, and I'm noticing a lot of friction around the issues of encapsulation and reuse, so I figure I must be missing some best practices. I want to create a multi-panel figure ...
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### Automatically setting the label width in a description environment, for each page

There are a couple of questions asking for a description environment where the width of the label-portion is the width of the widest label: Label: Text text text text text text ...
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### \includegraphics undefined control sequence with minipage [on hold]

I am trying to use minipage to insert a figure in a .tex file In preamble I have \usepackage{caption} \usepackage[outdir=figs/]{epstopdf} ANd in the main file, this is the part of the code that ...
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### Inserting image errors using Sciposter

Having problems inserting an image in a Poster (using sciposter). I am using graphix package. When I insert my image, I keep getting this in the PD: TeX Files/figure1.pdf TeX Files/figure1.PDF TeX ...
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### Multiline title sided by epigraph

I want to customize one of my chapter titles to emphasize its acronym. I believe that splitting it onto multiple lines it a good solution, but I would also like to make the first letters stand out. ...
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### Center tabular env around middle column?

I have a tabular environment with three columns aligned as {rcl} such that text in the middle column is centered internally within the column. I want the whole table to be positioned in the page such ...
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### Round numbers in a latex table with special character header

I am trying to round numbers in the following table. \begin{table}[H] \centering \begin{tabular} {c| cccc} T(sample size) & $\theta_0$ & $\theta_1$ & $\theta_2$ & $\theta_3$ \\ ...
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### Can I turn a TikZ path into a hyperlink?

I'm writing a presentation for the Shannon Switching Game. In this game, players take turns picking edges from a graph. For fun, I decided to try to include an example game in the presentation. The ...
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### Help with LaTeX graph

Could someone help me code this graph please ?
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### How can I align text of cell at center of rectangle?

I want to make a longtable and I want to align text at each cell of the first and the third columns at center of center of rectangle. For example Fisrt and 2 points as picture, but I cannot align. ...
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### Cause appendices to appear as sections in ToC, and their sections as subsections etc.

I'm trying to format the way my appendices appear in the ToC in my thesis. I'd like to have an unnumbered chapter called 'Appendices', followed by A. First Appendix and B. Second Appendix formatted as ...
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### How to include a .bmp image in XeTex using plain TeX source file

Using XeTeX, I would like to insert a bitmap image file which is in .bmp format, or alternatively, the same image in a .jpg format. I am using plain TeX, not LaTeX. Using PCTeX version 6, ...
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### Turn off book style margins for amsart document class

Is there some way to turn off the alternation of larger left/right margins ("book style margins") when using a document class that turns this on by default? I'm looking to do this in particular with ...
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### create pdf to convert to grayscale tif

I use the following latex script: \documentclass[varwidth]{standalone} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \begin{document} Lorem ipsum dolor \end{document} after using ...
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### Error “Use of \sortlist doesn't match its definition. \sortlist{”

There's a peculiar error when running biber. I have a .tex and .bib file that compile to a fine pdf on one pc, but give the error Use of \sortlist doesn't match its definition. \sortlist{ on the ...
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### What is the right way to remove the thin space that appears between adjacent rules when viewed in a PDF viewer?

When rules are placed next to each other, a thin space appears between them. I'd like to remove the space. What is the best method to do so? Minimal example: \setbox0=\hbox{\vrule height10pt ...
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### Set math mode as default for each item in list

\documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item $x + y = z$ \item $e^{i\pi} + 1 = 0$ \end{enumerate} \end{document} I have a long list in which 95% of the entries are to be ...
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### How to save and restore the nodes between tikzpictures?

My English is not good enough so I beg you to excuse me if the question is long The next code is not very interesting but it may illustrate correctly my problem. I have a lot of macros and I need ...
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### Included tikz picture doesn't render [duplicate]

I'm trying to include a tikz diagram, with its code in tikz/example.tikz to a tex document in the following way: \begin{figure} \include{tikz/example.tikz} \caption{Example} \label{fig:example} ...
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### How to detect the font currently in use with LuaLaTeX

I am using LuaLaTeX with opentype fonts. None of the fonts are TeX fonts; they are either commercially licensed, or custom-made. No problem, everything is working great so far. Is it possible to ...
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### How do I reduce the size of the word “References” in the bibliography section?

I'm using \begin{thebibiliography} to generate a bibliography at the end of the page. The heading for this is "References" and I would like to reduce the size of this heading. I'm using the article ...
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### What is the best way to check if an argument of a control sequence is a control sequence?

I try to find a way actually I get update : \documentclass{article} \def\IsArgaCs#1{% \ifcat\relax\noexpand#1true \else false \fi% }% \begin{document} \def\a{a}% \let\b=~% \def\c{1}% ...
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### “Page intentionally left blank” article

How would I create a "page intentionally left blank" wherever I wish to put one? Specifically, I'd like to place a page like that between the title page and ToC, and between the list of figures and ...
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### \newpage or \pagebreak DONT work before \section

I am trying to make a \section{Chapter 1} start on a new page using \newpage immediately before it, and it doesn't work. Can anyone tell me why? Thanks
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### Changing content of \listoftheorems and hyperlinking to text

Here's my MWE: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{libertine} % allows bf sc fonts http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/98581/104449 \usepackage{thmtools} \declaretheoremstyle[ ...
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### Errors in cventry

I run the following Latex code (I am writing a CV using moderncv): \documentclass[11pt, a4paper, sans]{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{casual} \moderncvcolor {black} ...
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### table in the middle of the page

I'm creating an Appendix of lots of tables. I write \newpage \section{Appendix} \label{append} \begin{table}[h] \input{table1} \caption['Tis table1]{'Tis table1} \label{table1} ...
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### Why Subsection at top-bar in fancyhdr?

Code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} \rhead{\textsc{Department}} \cfoot{\thepage} \begin{document} % \section{Objective Data} % nothing at left top when this ...
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### Problem with finding forest.sty

I'm trying to use \usepackage{forest} but something is wrong. I have the following output: ! LaTeX Error: File forest.sty' not found. I'm using TexLive. The upgrade is done. I tried install ...
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### Section command does not work

The following LaTeX code works fine on my laptop, but doesn't on my friend's computer. We are both using Texmaker. The problem seems to be the section command, which gives me the error message: ...
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### PGPlots xtick label from a table

I am trying to load data from a table which looks like below and use the 'label' column for xticklabels. idx,label,value 1,20040101_20050108.rotation.summary, 19.470949839091155 ...