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Aligning different matrices

I want to write the companion matrix of a recurrence relation and its use (the notation will be a bit unusual since it is "for cryptography", where we always do stuff in a different way). ...
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What causes my tangent and normal lines not to be visually perpendicular?

\documentclass[pstricks,border=12pt,dvipsnames]{standalone} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \usepackage[nomessages]{fp} \FPset\LabelBase{4} \FPeval\DeltaX{pi/LabelBase} \FPset\DeltaY{1} \FPeval\Left{0 ...
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Non-uniform scale of page size

I have a beamer talk to be presented. The screen is 16:9, but the system is set up in such a way that 4:3 information is sent to the projector and then non-uniformly scaled to 16:9, causing, of ...
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LaTeX for word style divide?

In microsoft word equation, it's possible to write a / b in a format that a is slightly upper than normal text, the / can be entered using \ldivide. Is it possible to do so in LaTeX?
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Importing Tabular Cells from Text File

Suppose I want to build a table which looks as follows: \begin{tabular}{ccc} 1.23 & 2.98 & Apple \\ -3.78 & 4.01 & Banana \\ \end{tabular} However, the numbers in the table ...
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1answer
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Can SyncTeX work across included files?

I am using the memoir class in Texmaker. As far as I understand adding --synctex=1 to the LaTeX and PDFLaTeX command will make the output document open up at the cursor position of the code. So ...
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Make arara ignore \includeonly command

I'm actually about to write up my dissertation and have split it into chapters that are included into the main document via \include{chapter}. To keep compilation times short while working on it, I ...
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utf8 input encoding with biblatex for CJK

This is a follow up on the "utf8 input encoding encoding with biblatex" which nicely solves the problem for accented Roman charachters. Now what would have to be done if the bibliography containse a ...
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Warning: Difference (2) between bookmark levels is greater than one [duplicate]

I have Similar Question to this . I have following hierarchy \part -> \section -> more than one \subsection --> the content of subsection . see the following code necessary imports are ...
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Another bug in WinEdt? [on hold]

I've just installed WinEdt 8.2 64-bit version (on Windows 8.1) and have the problem with citations. That is, when I type \cite{} no dialogue with the content of the linked .bib file appears. The link ...
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Can a chapter style environment be used for appendix formatting?

I have started including appendices in my thesis to collate common information for each separate \part section so as to make the script concise and to the point. I am using a KOMA-Script document ...
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XeLaTeX: Accents (with Linux Libertine font) require T1-fonts

I need special characters (accents, cyrillic glyphs) in my file. Cyrillic seems to work well with Linux Libertine, but accents trigger warnings: LaTeX Font Warning: Font shape ...
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caption of a table

I've got the following code: \begin{center} \sffamily \captionof{table}{Codexample} \begin{tabular}{ll} \topule[2.5pt] exampleline & example \\ ... \bottomrule[2.5pt] \end{tabular} \end{center} ...
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Correct placement of sum limits

this is maybe some captious question like the correct placement of := but I always notice the unattractive placement of the limits between two sums. Lower limit example (The same holds for the upper ...
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1answer
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Spacing around a table

I am trying to set all spacings around and within a tabular environment to be equivalent with standard paragraph text. The table heading and the table should have no indentation. I placed comments ...
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4answers
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how to draw squares, circles and triangles [duplicate]

I'd like to explain the markers of a figure in the caption by drawing small marker symbols. I have seen in a previous question that you can do this with the tikz package. I am using ...
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Differences in compiling in TexMaker and Texstudio

I am writing a document, on my personal computer I have been using TexMaker, at the workstation (network based Linux operating systems) we are given the option of using TexStudio. When i compile my ...
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Bibtex style for “Statistics and Computing”

I would like to create a bibtex style which answers the requirements of Statistics and Computing journal. How could I do that? Here is an example of how the bibliography should look like: Journal ...
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1answer
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DVItoPDF gives an error

I have previously compiled my tex file with images, and everything worked alright. Lastly, I have changed only the text in my tex file and when compiling the pdf I received in error of DVItoPDF due to ...
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Is it a bug? (LuaLaTeX AND [russian](Polyglossia OR Babel) AND Cleveref) => ERROR [duplicate]

So, with the following code \documentclass[12pt, russian]{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \defaultfontfeatures{Ligatures={TeX},Renderer=Basic} \setmainfont[Ligatures={TeX,Historical}]{Linux Libertine ...
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1answer
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LaTeX formatting error

I've converted a word document to LaTeX but when I write : "BELLARE , M , ..." Latex shows me: "... , M , BELLERE" What's the error and how to solve it? part of text: ...
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1answer
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In the End of CV, I want to add my Educational Degrees. Want to make One PDF? [on hold]

I am apply in university for Master degree they say to me One PDF in which it have CV+Cover Letter+ Educational Degree + Reference Letter. \documentclass[10pt,a4paper,roman]{moderncv} % Font sizes: ...
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1answer
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How to arrange several tables in a two column article?

In case of my previous question in enter link description here I have a question: For a page of my article I should have two columns of text, where on the right column there are two tables following ...
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When defining a new macro inside a new macro (in xparse) how do I make the internal map long?

I would like to use a DeclareDocumentCommand in order to be able to define a different command (using arguments from the first). I would like to make the internal arguments long. Here is the code I ...
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1answer
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how to config WinEdt to show both TeXify and PDFTeXify buttons on toolbar?

I know this is a question from a lazy guy. Now both TeXifyy and PDFTeXify buttons belong to the same dropdown button on the toolbar. Is it possible to configure them both on the toolbar so that each ...
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Typography of sideways figure [on hold]

Since my figure is too wide to fit the layout, I rotate it using sidewaysfigure environment from rotating package. I'd like to clear out some typographical issues with respect to international and/or ...
3
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1answer
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Tikz-Draw radii in specific angles within a circle using polar coordinates

I am trying to make a drawing using tikz. In this drawing, I put some shapes in specific angles. What I want to do is "highlight" those angles using simple dashed lines. My code is the following ...
3
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1answer
59 views

TikZ inside pgfplot axis environment

I am trying to use the TkZ command MarkRightAngle in an axis environment, however I cannot get it to work. I get a "Missing character: There is no ; in font nullfont!" error and "Line 21: Package pgf ...
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How to define custom macros in MathJax [on hold]

I'm trying to define custom macros used in LaTex files in MathJax. Can define simple macros (single parameter) without any issue such as; \newcommand{\braket}[1]{\langle #1 \rangle} as Macros: { ...
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Advanced footnote layout with word definition

I am struggling since a few days on a special requirement asked by an author. Suppose you have a text in which you have foot notes, and you want to define the meaning of words. For example in french ...
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Shortcut of selecting the find scope in TeXShop

Preferring the Ogrekit Find Panel, I often use the option "Replace All" with the scope "Selection", or with the scope "Entire File". Is there a keyboard shortcut to exchange between these two scopes? ...
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Why are not the dotted line and the page number showed up while using the acronym package with the xepersian package?

In the code below, despite using the withpage option, the dotted line and the page number are not showed up in the output pdf. How can I fix this problem? \documentclass{book} ...
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How can I use a usepackage only for one section?

I need 2 different usepackages: one for a floatchart ( http://www.texample.net/tikz/examples/simple-flow-chart/) and one for my whole document. . For the Floatchart: \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} ...
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2answers
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In \DeclareDocumentCommand signaling first optional argument is missing

In \DeclareDocumentCommand if I have two successive optional arguments how can I signal the first one is missing? For example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xparse} \begin{document} ...
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Presentations that don't take up too much time to create

I am teaching a course in the upcoming semester and am trying to settle on a way to prepare presentations as rapidly as possible. I have used LaTeX beamer for years, and have even contributed some ...
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Pascal's triangle in tikz with row headers

I am interested in creating Pascal's triangle with Tikz and LaTeX. I would like to add a column of text on the left of the triangle, with header "Row Number" and then the entries of each row. I am new ...
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2answers
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How do you define one macro with arguments inside another

How do I define a \newcommand (or in LaTeX 3 a \NewDocumentCommand) which itself defines a \newcommand with arguments. For example in \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \newcommand{\test}[1] { ...
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1answer
51 views

How to hide the legend in a tikz picture

I am trying to hide the legends in the following tikzpicture code. However, after I use every axis legend/.code={\let\addlegendentry\relax}, it messes up the picture. Could someone help me how I can ...
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votes
1answer
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How to reuse data from one addplot table for plotting in another axis?

Is there anyway to reuse the data of a \addplot table for plotting in another axis environment? I would like to avoid putting the data into a separate file. Is there any way to refer to the data in a ...
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1answer
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Move table to the left of the page

As I run the TeX, it seems that table is exceeded the page. How I can move it to the left of the page so that the table is positioned nicely at the middle of the page? Here is my code:- ...
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vote
1answer
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How to put a float *right here* if possible, or at the top of the next page if it is not possible?

Using the float package, I can use the H specifier and position a float exactly where I want it. For example, \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{float} ...
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votes
1answer
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titling (pkg): bug or feature? (\maketitle in titlingpage works only if first text in page)

The titling package allows users to customise the appearance of the document title, to include multiple titles etc. In addition to allowing customisation of \maketitle, it defines a new environment, ...
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1answer
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How to add Creative Commons licence to bottom of the page in the tufte-handout class?

I can't find a way to add a notice to the bottom of the first page. I tried this but it just flushes all content to the second page and adds the box at the bottom of the first. EDIT: some sample ...
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Writing “Proof of . . .” cleanly in svjour3

Perhaps I am spoiled by amsthm, but I rather like being able to freely rename the proof environment, especially when there are intervening statements. For example: Example 1: nice behavior ...
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1answer
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Writing first part of my thesis

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{latexsym} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{eucal} \usepackage{eufrak} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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0answers
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Venn diagrams overlapping color filling

Further on the posted question about Venn diagrams for fuzzy logic in TikZ, I have edited this tikzpictureinto a "customized version". My aim is--> a) To get a first diagram with both gaussian ...
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vote
0answers
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Keywords not showing up using journal template

So I am submitting a journal article to Elsevier, and using their template. However, I am unable to get keywords to work. I am replacing the dummy words with mine, but none of it is showing up. Can ...
2
votes
1answer
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Why doesn't \vDash work?

I am trying to set some logical expressions, but unfortunately I cant get the command \vDash working. What am I missing? \documentclass[10pt,twoside]{memoir} \usepackage[english,german]{babel} ...
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votes
1answer
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problem with “crop circles” in tikz knot library

Using the knots library for tikz, I get very thin outlines of the circumferences of the clipping circles. How do I make them disappear? Here is a MWE: \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{tikz} ...
2
votes
0answers
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Absolute positioning of an image without overlaying the text

The following will position an image at the specified page coordinates. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} \usepackage[absolute,overlay]{textpos} ...

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