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Long table without page breaks

I'm looking to create a long table of results to be shown on a computer and therefore, I'd like to change the normal a4 or US letter (which is too small) for a document whose size changes with the ...
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Solved - Table of Contents: Editing Appendix Prefix

I have been struggling to fix this for a while now. I hope one of you could help me fix this tiny issue with table of contents. I want the regular chapters to have a Chapter prefix I want the ...
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Chapters number moves out of margin

i'm new to LaTeX and got a problem. The picture says it all... When my number of chapters exceeds 9, the second digit moves out of the margin.... I have copied the following layout, for the ...
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Environment suggestion appreciated

I'm trying to achieve construction like this: however I've been pretty unsuccesfull achieving that so far. I think I tried all the wrong environments for that - added that as math function lead ...
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fmt and command line commands (with e.g. mylatexformat)

I want to speed up the compilation process, so I splitted the main document in two files: MWE preamble.tex \documentclass{article} \csname endofdump\endcsname main.tex \begin{document} ...
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change colour of the labels within istogram pgfplots

Given the following code snippet: \begin{frame} \titlesub \pgfplotsset{compat=1.9} \centering \begin{tikzpicture} \begin{axis}[ width=0.9\textwidth, ...
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Problems aligning text in a table

I am having problems with a table. It seems that I am unable to align my table correctly. The text between the second and third row should be aligned; also the text is very close to the top bar. Is ...
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how to vertically top align a slide in beamer? [duplicate]

The following beamer slide (and all other slides) have the text vertically centered. How do I get it to appear at the top of the slide? \documentclass[sansserif,mathserif]{beamer} ...
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merge many pdfs

I'm writing some kind of a notebook using \LaTeX. I have a lot of notes. (EDIT: Like, a lot. Almost one per day for the past couple years. They range from very short, single line, notes to very long ...
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Different minted styles for different languages

I am trying to add two different snippets of code to a document, one in Java and one in ObjC. I have been able to set up the languages the way I like them, but I would like to set a different style ...
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Rotating tikzpicture messes up intersections

I'm working on a picture using TikZ and I'm using intersections to draw some points (the $α(t_{j+i}$). I saw that the picture would fit better into the page if I rescaled it and rotated 90 degrees, ...
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Automatically generate fitted pdfs

I'm writing some kind of a notebook using LaTex. I'd like to have basically one page for each note, the page being fitted to the text of the note. For the moment I'm using a very long page by default, ...
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PGFplots: How to add a legend to “superimposed” plots

I have "superimposed" different plots on the same graph (i.e., I have two axises environments in one tikzpicture environment.) Now I would like to add a single legend for both of the plots and ...
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Custom Sorting Order for the Bibliography with biblatex according to Sanskrit Alphabet

I want to add a bibliography of primary sources to an article, and sort its entries alphabetically according to Sanskrit alphabet, using IAST and utf-8, a, ā, i, ī, u, ū and so on, how can I tell ...
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put figure at the bottom of the FIRST page [duplicate]

The problem is simple: how to force Latex to put the figure at the bottom of the first page. I used [!hbt] but that makes the image at the top of the 2nd page. \begin{figure*}[!thb] \centerline{ ...
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Suppress auto axis range in pgfplots

I have an axis with two \addplot commands inside in pgfplots. Every \addplot command cause the axis limits to automatically re-arrange in order to show all the plotted data. I would like to suppress ...
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breakurl doesn't work with xelatex

I'm trying to use the breakurl package with xelatex but can't get even the following minimum working example to compile. \documentclass{article} % dvips added as per breakurl manual % also fails ...
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\textrecipe does not work with xelatex

The code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{wasysym} \begin{document} \textrecipe \end{document} works properly generating unicode character (U+211E) But when I add ...
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Producing “infinite” tree using qtree

I'm trying to produce a tree with infinite branches in each levels means from each 'stage' there are three branches without text and three dots in the end of each branch. Alas, When I try to run the ...
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How to prepare my thesis using book class

I use the following commands in my main file and tried to get an output. All the subfiles are also saved in the same folder with main file. When i compile it shows no error. But in pdf i got a ...
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How to configure latexmk to compile tmp file and then replace pdf/synctex files?

history For the reasons explained in this question How can I keep browsing my pdf with synctex at the same time as LaTeX is rebuilding it? I want to modify my latexmk settings. old configuration Up ...
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Vertical top align gloss with \gll from gb4e in tabular

I looked through the questions but couldn't find someone with the same problem. \documentclass[12pt,a5paper]{book} \usepackage{gb4e} \usepackage{tabularx} \begin{document} ...
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after figure before section spaces

While I am writing my thesis, I have a problem with spaces. I have a figure(or table) at the end of a page. The following page starts with a section(or chapter). The problem is if a figure(or table) ...
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Which software should I use for making high quality graphs? [on hold]

I have written a paper in MS-Word. Now, I am converting it into LaTeX. The problem that I am facing is about figures. Some of the figures I have converted using Adobe Illustrator. However, since I ...
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:0 Undefined control sequence

I am a beginner in LaTeX. I wrote a .tex file and compiled it (pdflatex, latexmk, xelatex). I am getting compilation error that is shown below. E: \\homedir.mtu.edu\home\Desktop\LaTeX\Anderson ...
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Print two sheets per page, with crop marks

I have a 124 mm x 164 mm pdf document that I want to print, two sheets per page, on letter paper (in landscape orientation). Arranging the two sheets per page is easy with the pdfpages package: ...
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datetime: date without year

This question is similar to Format date without year, but I can't deduce the answers. I would like to delete the year in a date, \documentclass{article} \usepackage[spanish,mexico]{babel} ...
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Combining two files - document class error

I want to combine several latex files. I started with 'combine' package. I encounter a error of \newcounter{par}. Then I moved to using input or include, but then I faced unrecognized document class. ...
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How to use Cyrillic letter as a mathematical symbol? [duplicate]

I want to use \cyrgup in my document for some derivations. Is there any package that needs to be installed?
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table column break paragraph indendation

I would like to indent the linebreaking in table. My expecting output is My MWE IS: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{booktabs} \begin{document} \begin{table} \caption{A summary of the default ...
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Query Latex for Possible Hyphenations for a Word [duplicate]

When Latex prints an hbox overfull warning, it conveniently tells you what it thought the possible hypenation options were. But if you don't have an overfull hbox, I don't see how to get this ...
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Inconsistent invocation of Python versions with pythontex

I'm getting what looks to me like anomalous behavior with the pythontex system. A minimal working example is the following: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[gobble=auto]{pythontex} ...
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putting frame on a column of a matrix

I have a matrix written as following: \begin{equation} A={ \begin{pmatrix} 1 & -1 & 0 & 0 & 0 & \dots\\ 0 & 1 & -1 & 0 & 0 &\dots\\ 1 & 0 & -1 ...
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Using floatrow or \FBWidth to prevent captions from wrapping around

I have two tables side by side like so: \documentclass[11pt,reqno]{amsart} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{enumerate} ...
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Vertical space in longtable

I have the following table in which I have placed an extra vertical space between the lines. That space "works" in every line but in some cases it show no effect (space between the derivative and the ...
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ConTeXt: Prevent page break between heading and image

Using ConteXt, how could one prevent a page break between a heading and an image or text + image? For example, given: \section{With a Chart} \placefigure[here] {}{\externalfigure[Chart.pdf]} % or ...
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Problems combining clip, layer and pic when multiple instances are included in the same tikzpicture

I'm having trouble figuring out how I am supposed to combine (or if I am supposed not to combine) pics, clipping and layering when more than one instance of a pic is included in a single tikzpicture ...
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1answer
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Logarithmic bar plot

I'm currently trying to create a diagram, with a logarithmic scale on y axis. This mostly works, except that the value of nodes near coords is wrong. Without ymode=log it shows e.g. 20551 as label. ...
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Automatically append capture=hbox in tcolorbox

I'd like to append the key hbox to all my tcolorboxes. I was unsuccesful doing so by including it in my tcbset, so what other options do I have at my disposal for getting it done? ...
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1answer
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Ignore entries in glossary

I am using the glossaries package and have a long list of acronyms that are used frequently in the text. Now, I decided that some of the acronyms are not as useful as I thought in the beginning. So, ...
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Vertical spacing options in tables built under the tabularx package

Goals: Add a space above and below the text line containing the Table 1's column headers. Add a space below the second hline. Add a space above the third hline. The code below contains the ...
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Can bibtex print a bibliography without including [LABELS]?

If I have write, for example, \cite{ahu61} with the following .bib entry @article{ahu61, author={Arrow, Kenneth J. and Leonid Hurwicz and Hirofumi Uzawa}, title={Constraint qualifications in ...
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1answer
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Classicthesis remove cleardoublepage after part

I am trying to remove the double page break after the start of each part in classicthesis v4.1. I believe I need to modify the following code on lines 376-381 of classicthesis.sty: ...
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Both \textsc and \textbf for sections using Modern CV

Well, all is in the title. I don't want to use something like loading fontenc or anything like this, just enable \section{\textbf{\textsc{Experience}}} EDIT : Well thanks to all of you, I tried that ...
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1answer
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Starting Wiley Template

I have downloaded the Wiley Book Style template, moved the complete file to my latex folder, then extracted the zip. Upon trying to generate a PDF, using MiKTEX, for w-bksamp.tex I return the error ...
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To have math in section's name with doi -package (hyperref) [duplicate]

This thread evolves from my discussion here. Minimal example \documentclass{article} \usepackage{mathtools} \usepackage{polyglossia} % also loads package fontspec \usepackage{unicode-math} % if you ...
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How to change the list structure indentation?

In the example below, the item "Long item text" will be wrapped to the next line if it exceeds the width. But this continued second line is further indented to the same extent as "Item description" ...
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Adding references to cv

https://www.writelatex.com/2006263vsgfgk#/5055479/ I want to add references to a resume template. In order to do this I added : \section{References} \cvdoublecolumn{\cvreference{Nicolai ...
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My lstset wont wrap words [on hold]

Im am trying to make my Listings to wrap in my document, but they wont. They just go over the margins. Can anyone see any missing things in this code? \lstset{ language=C, ...
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1answer
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absolute positioning of tikzpicture in memoir

I need to position some graphic using some graphic material in the upper left corner of the stock (page is smaller). Consider the following example: \documentclass[a3paper,showtrims]{memoir} ...

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