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TeXlive versions, installation of packages

I'm experiencing some problems with the following issues: 1) How to know what is the TeXlive version I'm using, and how to know if it's the latest one; 2) How to update it in case it's not updated ...
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How do I add list of my own floats to the table of contents?

I have the following MWE: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{float} \usepackage{newfloat} \DeclareFloatingEnvironment[ fileext=loa, listname=List of A, name=FloatA, placement=tbhp, ...
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dplyr Tables latex problem

Can you explain why the caption of the table is not appearing in the example below. All works fine except the caption \begin{center} <<echo = FALSE>>= library(dplyr) myTable <- ...
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input and graphicx - look for images where file is located

I have a LaTeX document split in multiple text files, inside various folders, as follows: \section{Foo} \subsection{Foo1} \input{foo/1} \subsection{Foo2} \input{foo/2} \section{Bar} ...
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Reference to a part of an algorithm

I would like to write about the analysis of an algorithm. Depending on some conditions multiple cases arise. I would like to reference the cases but not solely based on the line numbers. Essentially I ...
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latex2latex without \ref

I want to submit a manuscript to an academic journal (my first article). Obviously, I created a beautiful pdf using latex with figures, equations, an appendices and cross-references (package: ...
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a stylish footnote: brackets for a whole paragraph of text

I'm looking to make a stylish footnote. I've came with the idea of putting brackets to a whole paragraph that comes at the end of the page. I've got a result but imagine it can be done better. I've ...
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wrapfigure.sty failing to produce wrapping in indented paragraph

I wanted to have text wrapping around a figure, so I wrote the following (this uses pst-jtree.sty which is just a collection of macros over pstricks, very useful for linguists of my ilk, largely ...
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Latex: ps2pdf failure (psfrag)

I'm trying to use latex and to add some nice fonts with psfrag. All my images are eps files. So, whenever I just use pdflatex - it generates the pdf without replacing the text in the eps figures ...
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More numbered Sections [duplicate]

Am trying to make sectioning but i still get numbered only section and subsection and subsubsection,paragraph and subparagraph are not numbered and i need to have them numbered
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How to do these drawings?

I was reading a paper online when I saw some beautiful pictures. I wonder if it is done with tikz or if it is even LaTeX. What do you think? How can I do things of this sort?
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Wrong colors in picture

I made my CV with a LaTeX template from the web, I have set \moderncvcolor{blue] to render my CV in blue but the problem is that the picture also render in blue ! How can I keep my photo natural
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using tag inside table

Say I write a table twice, and want the second table to have the same numbering as the first. With equations, I know how to do it. However, with tables this does not work. The following is what I ...
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How to set the width of my table?

I've some trouble to set the right width for my table. As you can see in the code below, I use the diagbox package to format my tables header. \begin{table} \centering \begin{tabular*}{\textwidth}{| ...
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How can I force the position of a float that I created the environment for using newfloat?

I have a stubborn float that won't appear in the right page (even though there is really no reason for that -- it takes a whole page, and for some reason it appears after the end of the chapter, ...
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Breakable tcolorbox causes ragged bottom

When using a tcolorbox with the breakable option, this may cause a "ragged bottom" in some special situations. The following MWE demonstrates this behaviour: \documentclass[DIV=10, BCOR=10mm, ...
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changing font size of nested lists in itemize and enumerate environment

I am using the following to change the font size of items at different levels in itemize list: \makeatletter \newcommand\ChangeItemFont[3]{% \renewcommand{\itemize}[1][]{% ...
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Vertical and horizontal line in intersection?

There is probleme in this source: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{intersections} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \draw[thick,->] (-1,0) -- (5,0) node(xaxis)[below] ...
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Complex 3D drawings with tikz

I've already produced the following picture by means of TikZ. To do it, I modified the Sudoku example found here as follows: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Different baseline skip for first item after change in font size

I am having trouble getting the same baselike skip for each item in the following code. \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{XYZ} \begin{itemize} ...
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How to know variable values in tikz for debugging

I am pretty fresh to tikz and I am trying to create a not-so-simple picture. I am also using the calc package with the let command, but the final figure is not the desired one. Therefore, I need to ...
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How to center a cell horizontally and vertically?

I just have a question. I do have the impression that s21 (and also s22, s23, s24) is not exactly in the middle of the lines "Falls Spieler 1 'schiessen' wählt, wähle 'schiessen'." and "Falls Spieler ...
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Convex hull, again?

I'd like that: \begin{tikzpicture} \draw[gray!50, dashed, fill=gray!10] plot[smooth cycle, tension=.7] coordinates {(3.0379,10.2421) (2.0978,9.802) (1.6332,8.5161) (2.0978,7.3113) (3.3837,6.9169) ...
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inline listings line wrapping issues

I am having issues with inline listings line wrapping. As you can see in the linked image, the period ending the sentence is on the next line due to wrapping of the cite-website text. The listings ...
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Combine isodate header and simple week-based timeline in a gantt chart

I'm trying to create a time chart and found the pgfgantt package to be the most suitable choice. Basically I need a timeline about 23 full weeks, something like: \begin{ganttchart}{1}{23} ...
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Problem with changing enumeration

I want to change the standard enumeration (arabic numbers) in enumeration environment with the greek lowercase alphabet, using enumitem package. I also use XeLateX engine to compile my document. The ...
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some text below fraction

I am trying to place some text below the fraction but I am getting the following error: ! Missing $ inserted. $ l.5 ...ac{1}{\alpha_{ideal}}}{\text{\leq r{i-1}} }$ Code: ...
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Change bibliography style

please help to me: I would like to modify the ksfh_nat bibliography style in natbib. Original: I would like this: It is possible to modify the style? Thanks for your help! Here is the code: ...
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Text and scripts overlapped if subscript and superscript used at the same time [duplicate]

I am using following method to display superscript and subscript at the same time but due to the length of for e.g., superscript, the text and the superscript is being overlapped. ...
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KOMA-Script and vertical spacing after paragraph headline

I'm currently having troubles changing the vertical spacing from a paragraph headline to the succeeding body text. What I want to have is a newline after the paragraph heading. As I understood the new ...
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Modify conky clock.lua script to display a numbered face [on hold]

I am calling this clock.lua script in my conky, would appreciate it if someone could modify it to display a numbered face without changing it's geometry. --[[ Air Clock by Alison Pitt (2009) This ...
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Language package in songs package

I have used the songs package to create a songbook. It works perfectly except that I seem to have a language glitch. The language I used in the songbook is "Afrikaans" which is a variant of Dutch. ...
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bibliography of bookinbook — the missing author

Try the following MWE: %!TEX TS-program = lualatexmk \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage[backend=biber,style=authortitle-comp,abbreviate=false]{biblatex} ...
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Manual bibliography with textual citation

I need to create a manual bibliography, in order to follow very precise layout guidelines. Here's what I'm wrote to the end of my .tex file: \begin{thebibliography}{1} \bibitem{balassy} ...
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How to display index entries on the same line as the text being indexed

Is it possible to let showidx display index entries on the same line as the text being indexed? It seems not as makeindx.pdf says: This macro actually typesets the box containing all the index ...
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Error using pandoc when converting from markdown topdf [on hold]

I am trying to convert a document from markdown to pdf. I use this as a yaml metadata block at the top: --- author: Vamsi Deepak Ampolu title: resume papersize: letter documentclass: article ...
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dramatist remove spacing between speech items

I'm typesetting a drama script using the dramatist package, which defines the drama environment, which is basically a list environment, and each speech entry is a list item. Since I need to print the ...
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Euler-Digits + siunitx hiding certain units (like Ohm)

It's been a couple of months since I last used my TeX, so I did some updates that became availabe (using MikTeX's software - Windows 7/64bit) and as of that moment, I noticed that my siunitx package ...
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Highlight/Link Author and Year in Citation

I'm currently modifying the Masters/Doctoral Thesis template found here. However, it only highlights the year in a citation like (Smith 2016). I would like both "Smith" and "2016" to be part of the ...
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Some items in bibliography are not aligned [duplicate]

I am adding some items to my bibliography: \bibitem{ibm2}vander Meûlen, R. J. (2006). The immersed boundary method for the (2d) incompressible Navier--Stokes equations. Modelling, Analysis and ...
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Minted text changes _ to \_ in the final PDF

I'm writing a report and I found something wrong after compiling it. The PDF file showed things like \_ instead of _ and \textquotedbl{} instead of quotation marks. It's pretty important for me to fix ...
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mdframed and skipbelow

There are many questions online concerning this issue of skipbelow of the mdframed package. For me, this skipbelow issue is not resolved. The version of the mdframed package on my system is: ...
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Generate barcodes with a for loop

I want to create labels with barcodes. The individual barcodes should be a sequence of numbers which identify objects. After some trial and error, the GS1 package seemed to work for me. Since I have ...
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Cannot define new unit with siunitx

I've been reading almost two hours through various posts that seem to have the same problem but none of the solutions worked for me. I want to define new units (in my case it's \thermal and ...
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Beamer Navigation bar too long

My navigation bar in Beamer is too long with the way it is presently formatted. I have considered going to multiple lines for the circle navigation, but this results in the vertical space of the ...
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Flashcards with figures [on hold]

I want to make some flashcards of my anatomy notes, i guess i need to use the flashcards class. But then my problem is that i can't have figures/images on the flashcards, it won't compile; It gives ...
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How do I underline the DOI in the bibliography using biblatex/biber? (Context: continued work on SAE class)

I've been continuing the work of developing a modern SAE class, and have found previous helps on this forum extremely useful. The next thing I am trying to accomplish is underlining the DOI in the ...
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Auto-format for \ref, \cite

Is there a way of getting texstudio to insert ~\cite instead of \cite{}, as well as ~(\ref{}) instead of just \ref{}, similar to Emacs/AucTeX?
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Aligning minipages with new margins

I've extended the page margins using geometry, but when I create a minipage for my headings the right aligned minipage aligns with the original margin. How can I make it so that it aligns with the ...
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Different symbol for g

How can I write in "curly" form of g in an equation? Just "g" gives me this

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