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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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Luatex and Xetex installed but template isn't working.

I have just downloaded a template from http://gtweb.uit.no/iwclul2015/2015-fiwclul.tar.gz I've installed luatex and xetex but it's not compiling: alvas@ubi:~$ sudo apt-get install texlive-xetex ...
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How to add Wolfram Manipulate function and image?

I have a problem with including a Wolfram Manipulate function and one image at the same TeX document. I used this code for Manipulate function: d=ParametricPlot[{{x, y}}, {x, 0, 0.2}, {y, 0, 0.2}, ...
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<Database entry “.”> error randomly appears and disappears

My document using BibTeX with the "jmb" bibliography style runs great usually. However, BibTeX started giving the error: Warning--I didn't find a database entry for "." Thinking I'd accidentally ...
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\bibliography only shows references from the template

I have the following codes: thesis.tex \usepackage[square, numbers, comma, sort&compress]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{plainnat} \bibliography{Bibliography/sample.bib} ...
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How to open a plain TeX document in BaKoMaTeX (TeXword)

The question says it all I want to open a plain Tex equation in BaKoMaTeX (TeXWord) This is a Sample File $$ t{\rm{(}}x{\rm{,}}y{\rm{)}} = \left\{ {\matrix{ 1 \cr 0 \cr } } \right.\matrix{ {\quad ...
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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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Plus-minus sign in the continued fraction

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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Underlining the word “References” in table of contents

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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Formating single entry on table of contents

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 a tex4ht span class using Confiig file

I have my Table of contents as follows: <div class="col-sm-2" id="leftCol"> <div class="nav nav-stacked" id="sidebar"> <h3 class="likesectionHead">Contents</h3> ...
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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 ...
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exam class with exercises and points in range

I use the exam class for writing my exam ctan exam The problem regards the counting of points when you have several exercises (so several question environments) Normally you have solutions in the ...
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Grade table add points error in exam class

In the exam class, I would like to assign points to both the question and the parts of that question. But when generating the grade tables, the points for that question will be two times of the ...

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