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Font/text size suddenly changed [on hold]

I'm currently writing my thesis using \documentclass[12pt]{book}, I've really liked the size of the text up until today. So I just finished adding my references, and suddenly the text of my document ...
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TikZ: remove side-bearing from text node

I want to horizontally align the first letter of a text node with a shape I've drawn. In my example, I want the F to be horizontally pixel-aligned with the left side of the square. The first step is ...
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Angle in ellipse coordinates

I need an explanation here. Consider the MWE below. If I set X=Y=3 the point (-20:{\X} and \Y) ends up at the -20 angle as expected. If I set Y=1 then the point is on the ellipse, but at a different ...
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how to deactivate eqnarray environment in AUCTeX

It is mentioned in several places that the environment eqnarray should be avoided, e.g., this Avoid eqnarray! article. That said, when I am using AUCTeX in emacs, if I type C-c C-e eq TAB, I would ...
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comma between title and edition

As per the answer to another question I have removed the punctuation at the end of book titles like this: \DeclareFieldFormat[article]{title}{#1\addcomma} \DeclareFieldFormat[book]{title}{\textit{#1}\...
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How to add two vertical lines in LyX

I need to do two vertical lines in LyX like this: How to do that?
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How can I make the label text in description lists wrap in the label area over multiple lines if needed?

I use the enumitem package to customise description lists. Here a MWE printing some fictitious personal details: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \setlist[description]{leftmargin=5em, ...
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Position of powers/subscripts when using symbols/symbolslist via glossaries

I'm using the glossaries package to generate a symbols table from the document I'm writing, which works fine. However, today I noticed that the symbols are than treated as a new object and if powers, ...
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Table formatting like MS office

Hi I'm trying to create a table like this picture: But when I try this code: \documentclass[3p,onecolumn]{elsarticle} \usepackage[labelfont=bf,singlelinecheck=false]{caption} \usepackage{...
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Double accent on single character [duplicate]

I wish to write the name of pdfTeX's author: I am not able to figure out how to write the middle name. I triedTh\'{\^{e}}, but it doesn't return the desired output. It's different from the similar ...
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Texmaker is Not installing?

I am getting Error while installing Texmaker in ubantu 14.04. Error is Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done E: Unable to locate package ...
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Size the files in a table are a short

I'm writing a table on latex, this is the code that I used. \begin{table}[] \centering \begin{tabular}{|l|l|} \hline Lalalal & Papapa \\ \hline $\p{6^...
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MathJax in the terminal? [on hold]

I really enjoy working out of my zsh and was wondering if there existed a tool that would allow me to edit LaTeX in my zsh, (say in vim) and render it according to the terminal fonts. So I don't want ...
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Why can't I use braces in an \if… \fi group?

I am starting to use \newif in a LaTeX class definition to finally stop carrying around all my definitions and imports from article to article. Since I am trying to define options, I am ending ...
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Changing footmark in footmisc

No way to have ragged right footnotes in memoir. Tried using ragged2e, redefining \@makefntext and yes, it makes the text ragged, but puts the footnote mark way to the left. The only way to obtain ...
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Print only Unique numbers

Have list of numbers captured through the command \Numbers. When using \PrintNumbers, it should print only the unique numbers. MWE: \documentclass{article} \makeatletter \gdef\PrintNumbers{} \def\...
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How to put a image where I want using the WallPaper

I would like to put an image using the WallPaper package on the left of the page but not too left. I'm using: \ThisULCornerWallPaper{0.17}{image.pdf} How can I specified the position where I ...
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several problems wih pgf-blur (doube shadow, loop in object hiearchy in xdvipdfmx)

I am trying to hunt down some bugs in pgf-blur, some of which have been reported here already (this for example). All the following experiments are done with TL 2016. There are two bugs: Bug: ...
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Place theorem number *before* theorem label in page header?

In the accepted answer to Put current theorem-like item's name/number in header, it is shown how to put in the page's header the label of the (last-on-page) theorem, lemma, etc. For example, if ...
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Latex and applicant tracking systems

I have been using a PDF resume written in Latex, and it recently occurred to me that Applicant Tracking Systems used by human resources may not be parsing my resume correctly. According to this Reddit ...
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Is there a perfect set of macros for typesetting? [on hold]

I understand using tex (primitives) you can get 99.9% control over how a document is typeset. Macros are simply a way to make this more efficient, and easier for non-technical users. I read that latex ...
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Shading triangle

I'd like to use tikz to shade an isosceles triangle with points A B C and length of AB and AC are equal. Shading should go from AB (red) to AC (green) where the color on a line through A always stays ...
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Panel with many figures!

I would like to count on your help to assemble one panel according to the example:
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Page numbering only on the first page when using \input command

When I use the \input command in an article environment, only the first page show the page number. What can I do to have numbering on all pages of my paper?
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Add more horizontal space between matrices

I have two questions: How can I add more horizontal spacing between the matrices? Furthermore, is there a way to add some text above the matrices? I added a picture with the desired ouput. Here's ...
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Latex documentation. How do I find what I need easily from it? [duplicate]

Suppose I want to find how to make the default font Times Roman. How do I find such information in the documentation? Also, other than documentation for specific packages is there other ...
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Move grid lines to background in tikz

I'm using matlab2tikz for exporting Matlab plots to tikz which works very well. I have now made a plot with grid lines, unfortunately the grid lines are in the foreground, i.e. in front of my plot. ...
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Old diacritic: e over vowel [duplicate]

For a historic text, how can I typeset a lower case e above another vowel, like e over u? The oldgerm package provides that, but only for its fonts like Fraktur: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{...
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How to create a link to open attached PDF in an specific page?

I want to click on the link and open an attached PDF in a specific page.
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Changing Citation Format bib latex (In collection, PhD Thesis)

I am a new LaTeX user. I work with TeXShop for Mac and BibDesk for citations (PhD Thesis). I use package biblatex. Following the package info I was able to adapt several details of the verbose style ...
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Further extension needed for game tree (tikz)

I've started making a game tree, but I get stuck after the second level. Suggestions for extending to the desired output or cleaner code are much appreciated. Desired output Current output ...
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Is it possible in pgfplot to label with integers a logaritmic axis?

I already posted a message that pgfplot makes wrong log scaling but it looks like my statement was not clear enough. I am using pgfplot to make a double logarithmic diagram. The relevant part of the ...
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How to insert a A3 PDF into a A4 Latex document with PDFLatex?

Assume I have a A3 landscape PDF, how can I include this into a A4 portrait latex document but still as A3-page? If I have one.tex producing a landscape A3: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[...
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1answer
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Border height not consistent in tikzpicture

I defined a new command to divide a rectangle in three parts, each containing a title. However, the middle part is somehow. Can someone please explain me why this is the case? \newcommand{\...
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How can I make a command execute exactly once in an argument?

I'm wanting to create a command similar to AMS's proof environment that automatically calls a command (like AMS's \qedhere) when it gets to the end, but allows you to call the command earlier if you ...
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How can I get matching curly double quotes using listings?

I'm having a strange problem with listings. I'm trying to use matching double quotes around strings, as in this minimal example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{listings} \lstset{ language=...
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column vector without using \bmatrix?

How can I write a colomn vector like following without using \bmatrix? (no \usepackage{amsmath}) Thanks a lot!
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! TeX capacity exceeded, sorry [save size=50000]

I am working in a large spreadsheet using spreadtab package. The spreadsheet is basically a billing list with individual prices; quantities and total price for all items. Even with a high number of ...
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1answer
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format of editor in biblatex

I want to put "ed"/"eds" in parentheses with no dot. I can do the parentheses, but not remove the dot. How do I remove it? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[style=authoryear]{biblatex} \...
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How to add page number without fancy header

I want to simply add page numbers to my document in the format: #page out of #pages. I find this: % This is based on the LLNCS.DEM the demonstration file of % the LaTeX macro package from Springer-...
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Latex: Elsevier paper template, adds a horizental line that crosses introduction title when switching to two column

In Elsevier paper template, when I switched to two column style the horizontal line that comes after the abstract section in the beginning crosses my introduction title which is the section following ...
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Input file appearing more then once after compiling?

I am using the function given in this answer http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/7657/110509 (with a minor alteration of ls #1*.tex to ls #1*/*/*.tex #1*/*.tex so files in subdirectories also get included)....
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add word “volume” to an custom bst

I'm editing the bibliography style "unsortnat" to satisfy a conference requirements. The ask me to put at the end of the citation the volume and pages, after the year like : S. Adhikari, M. I. ...
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How do I properly resize an array?

At the moment my latex code looks like this but I get two errors saying Missing $ inserted. } . I have tried a lot to fix it but nothing helps. I am not sure if I am using a symbol that is messing ...
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A glossaries beauty issue in two-column mode

I think I discovered a minor beauty issue in 'glossaries'. When printing 'acronyms' in two-column format, the heading overwites item in the second column, see attachment. BTW: How the name 'Acronym' ...
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Using \input within \textcite{}

I have a file called Test.tex containting ID1 I'm trying to feed this file to a \textcite{} command, using the input{}command. \begin{filecontents*}{References.bib} @article{ID1, Author = {...
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Problems with \wideparen

I am using \wideparen from the yhmath package to indicate arcs. Now I have encountered problems with the following symbols: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{yhmath} \begin{document} $\wideparen{\...
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vote
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TikZ: Place a text node in the middle of a cycled path

I have drawn an arrow using a cycled path. I want to put a text node in the middle (relatively to x and y axis). \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}...
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Embed list of figures in table of contents and order by section

This question follows from Figures: Can the list of figures be embedded into the table of contents? and Gonzalo Medina's answer. The following MWE features a chapter in which there are sections and ...
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Package installation issue - arabi

I am very new to Latex and I have a file I need to compile. When doing so I get the message: The required file tex\latex\arabi\bblopts.cfg is missing. It is a part of the following package: arabi". I ...

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