# All Questions

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### epstopdf error in lyx

I have read many answers here, but nothing work. I have an error in my lyx with eps to pdf conversion. when I use epstopdf in terminal it works, but with lyx doesn't work. this is my latex code: ...
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### Package(s) for traffic signs

I am looking for package(s) that include traffic signs as symbols; I would appreciate if you could let me know if you are familiar with any.
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### Problems with Cyrillic fonts in XeTeX

I have my document with Russian text. Formerly, it was stored as UTF-8 without BOM and compiled with LaTeX. All worked fine with the following preamble: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,final]{moderncv} ...
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### Multiple letters to the same address

Is it possible to use from and to field to have same addresses, while the content of the text continue to change using a letter class. This will be useful in a case when someone has to send monthly ...
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### caption close to the table in caption of figure

I need guidance for making the picture below. I can't see to put the caption to the right of the small table (a,b,c), as in the picture below. Any ideas? This is my code: \begin{figure*} ...
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### Include one page PDF in existing .tex-file without letting design template influence apperance

I'm having a huge *.tex-file which is based on the KOMA-class. I'm using a design-template from my university to modify the appearance. The design-template adds colored bars on top of each page and ...
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### Top line disappears when using \subsubsection

I'm experiencing some troubles writing my PhD thesis. Specifically, when I use \subsubsection for n paragraphs of a Section in Materials And Methods, the top line Materials And Methods disappears. ...
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### How to create custom paragraph with caption

I want to highlight a specific paragraph by changing its margin. Using \begin{addmargin} \end{addmargin} i get a quite good result. Now I would like to add a caption at the bottom. This caption ...
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### Hiding bibliography

I am in problem to complete my PhD thesis in Lyx/tex. The bibliography style of my university doesn't match with any available style file. I want to manually correct the bibliography file add as a pdf ...
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### \cite{} autocompletion in VIM in non tex file

I'm moving my workflow from LaTeX to Asciidoc + Asciidoc-bib. I would like to have the vim-latex reference autocompletion working for non-.tex files, in my case for .txt files. So when I add some ...
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### Illustration of Lagrange multipliers

I want to draw with pgfplots and/or tikz an illustration of Lagrange multipliers. For reminder, Lagrange multipliers are used to optimize thing like this: min_x f(x) such that g(x)=0 Basically, I ...
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### Shifting graph in TikZ: centre not working

I am having trouble making a diagram align in tikzpicture. At the moment if I use '\centering', my network graph moves to the right of the pdf. If I don't, it is in the left of the pdf. How do I make ...
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### Latex enumerate: making first item italic

I have an enumerate-list and want to make the first item in this list (including the number) italic. It seems like I can make everything italic except the first number - otherwise the whole list ...
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### How to cite a group of papers with the same citing number?

I want to cite 4 papers with different authors, titles and published in different years, that are related by the subject. I'm using JabRef to generate the BibTex file, and also the usual enviroment ...
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### Dimension too large in pgfgantt

I am trying to create a gantt chart using pgfgantt. Below is the 'sample' code I'm using \begin{ganttchart}[ hgrid, vgrid, x unit=18mm, time slot format=little-endian ]{9.6.2014}{1.2.2015} ...
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### How do I make Sublime+LatexTools generate .bbl and include references automatically when building the pdf?

I am migrating to sublime and using latexTool. I think it is easy, but no solution worked for me. How I modify my Latex.sublime.build so that, when I build the pdf file, it automatically include the ...
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How to write the plus/minus signs aligned with the bottom of the fraction. I can write the rest of the part of equation (1.1) and (1.2). but can cot write the plus/minus sign at the bottom.
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### Automatically enclose \glt line from gb4e in \enquote{}

How can I automatically enclose the \glt (\trans) line in gb4e's interlinear glosses in context-aware quotation marks with \enquote{} from csquotes? \documentclass{article} ...
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### Problems with \rowcolors and booktabs

I'vegot few tables created with few packages included booktabs where I use the command \rowcolors from the xcolor package. But in the last I notice that the colour is wider that the lines of the same ...
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### Branch tree LaTeX

I need to make a branch tree in LaTeX just like in the picture below. I need some help with the code. I don't know how to make it.
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### One paragraph style bibliography

I am writing a research essay for a scholarship that has a two page limit. However, the bibliography spills over onto a third page. I am trying to find a way to make it so that each citation in the ...
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### LyX XeTeX and hyperref error hline

I have a main LyX document with a number of child documents, which have English, Hebrew and Greek text. On compilation, I get an error: ! Undefined control sequence. <argument> \@currentHref ...
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### Text with overlay is vertically displaced in beamer

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{Displacement of text} \only<1-2>{This text will be displaced.} \only<2>{Did you see it?} ...
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### Removing Title in baposter class

I am making a poster with the baposter.cls class. The class is a bit weird, and the title is inputed in the following: {\sf\bf (Poster title)} I would like to remove the title and have the boxes ...
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### Adding CHAPTER line to contents with suppressed page numbers

I'm trying to add a line under "Contents" that says "CHAPTER" and suppress the page number associated with the line (additionally with List of Figures). That is, the page should look like: Contents ...
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### Fonts Compatible with Laser Cutting

Pretty straightforward question: My friends and I have access to a laser cutter and we are making a word clock. Thus I was wondering if anyone knew of a LaTeX font compatible with laser cutting such ...
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### Why does minipage have different top/bottom margins for math environments? [duplicate]

My goal is to create a framed minipage environment that will contain text and math environments in varying combinations. I noticed that the top (and bottom) margin of the minipage is quite a bit ...
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### Short form of same author

I'm having a problem while writing my project paper. I'm quoting the United Nations multiple times so doing that I have to use the short form of the author. As a result my paper should look like this: ...
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### Scale a tikz picture [duplicate]

Here was the original code, from here. I am trying to fit it to a specific page with the following margin. Note that I need to use \ref{} to some other content in the writing. So i cant't just ...
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I need to underline the word "References" in the table of contents of an article-based document. These are not my specs, so please do not criticize me for this request. Basically, I need the TOC to ...
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### Typesetting equivalence class with latex [duplicate]

I was wondering, I haven't been able to find the symbol for doing a "hollow" square bracket, its basically how you would expect a square bracket to look if you used \mathbb on it. Does anybody know ...
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### Align numeric values from knitr command \Sexpr{} by decimal in table created with booktabs and tabularx

I am writing my thesis as dynamic document using .Rnw, knitr and R. I ran my statistical analyses in an external R-script, which I sourced into my main .Rnw-file. I also want to create some tables ...
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### Arrow between two cubes with TikZ

The idea is to create an arrow between the upper surface of the first cube and the upper face of the second cube indicating a multiplication by 2, and an arrow of the upper side of the second cube ...
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### How to use RefTex search when search item contains special characters?

After hitting C-[ for entering a citation with RefTex, I want to search for an author that has an umlaut (\"u or ü) in the name. Let's say the guy's name is Müller. I tried Muller Müller M\"uller ...
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### Adding a Caption to \lstnewenvironment using \mdframed

I found on the Internet the piece of LaTeX code I really liked : \documentclass{article} \usepackage{listings,mdframed,xcolor} \definecolor{codeBackground}{rgb}{0.9, 0.9, 0.8} ...
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### \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} gives me error

If I include \usepackage[english,greek]{babel} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} in my preamble, an error is occurred stating Undefined control sequence. ...
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### trend line in pgf plot

I have been trying to fit a trend line using pgf plot for my data and unfortunately can't seem to hit the right spot with the code. I have looked in the manual for examples of linear regression and ...
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### pgfplots : Box Plots and two y axis

I'm trying to add some data points on another y axis along with box plots. My experience in TeX is quite limited and I'm not sure why my axis appears in the middle of my x axis instead of at the end ...
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### Vertical adjustment of side caption

I have a long table, which I want to start in the margin of my document. However, I am using side captions, and to avoid the table to overlap the caption, I would like to move the caption down a bit. ...
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### Why is there no new line after paragraph sectioning commands?

I'd love to know why traditional document classes are not including a new line after the \paragraph sectioning command. Maybe there is some typographic history behind it or something (maybe not and ...
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How to format a single entry in the table of contents? For example, how to add some horizontal space to indent some specific line, including the section number? ps: I know that I can edit the toc ...
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### Changing “bibliography” [duplicate]

The title of my biography is "biography", but i want it to change to "Bibliografie", how do i do this ? \backmatter % bibliography, glossary and index would go here. \begin{thebibliography}{widest ...