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Can I prevent PdfLatex in WinEdt 10.0 from immediately displaying the pdf?

I am working on a large document with many graphics, so PdfLatex in WinEdt is a bit slow, and when the pdf opens it is hard for me to find my work point. So each time I run PdfLatex I have to go back ...
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Locate the file generating a compilation error from terminal output

Consider the following files: test1.tex: \documentclass{article} \input{test2} \begin{document} Hello \end{document} test2.tex: \usepackage{badpak} In MikTeX with: pdflatex -interaction=...
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Using Tikz to Sketch an irregular graph

I am trying to use tikz to sketch these graphs but it looks irregular and don't know how to go about it. I can do almost everything with the exception of the irregular graph in red which I would need ...
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TrackChanges inside figure caption

How can I use the trackchanges package macros within a figure caption? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[margins]{trackchanges} \addeditor{NH} \begin{document} %Non-Problematic \begin{figure}[...
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Remove dot after part number in TOC

I want to remove the dot after the Part number in the TOC. So far, only Koma-Script classes worked. \documentclass{mwbk} \usepackage{titletoc} \titlecontents{part} [0pt] {\addvspace{2pc}% \...
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remove interword spacing lyx

I have a LyX document that I imported from a TeX document. It contains a bunch of interword spaces (that make it have two spaces after the period) that I would like to remove (all at once). How can ...
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Aligning text in a minipage environment with the top of a table in a tabular environment

I would like the text in the minipage environment aligned with the top of a table in a tabular environment. \documentclass[10pt]{amsart} \usepackage{adjustbox} \usepackage{mathtools} \usepackage{...
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Modify fillin command in exam class

When using the exam class, is there a way to change the formatting of \fillin[][] command so I can increase the vertical space between text and underline? please see the output of the following code \...
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possible to export lyx bibliography to .bib?

I have a LyX file that includes a Bibliography section. Is it possible to export just that section to a .bib file? Specifically if that latex code looks like this: \begin{thebibliography} \bibitem{} ...
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How to produce an extract of an algorithm using algorithmicx?

Having an algorithm written with the package algorithmicx, I'd like to rewrite two (single) lines in a later section of my document. However, if possible, I'd prefer not to write the complete ...
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PGFPlotsFill intersection of several inequalities

I have the following figure using pgfplots. Currently the green area---the intersection of the yellow, blue, and red shadings---is hand-drawn using TikZ's \filldraw. I wonder if there's way to ...
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Adding URL to bibtex

I reference URLs through bibtex like this : @incollection{PROV, title={PROV-O: The PROV Ontology}, url = "\url{http://www.w3.org/TR/prov-o/}", year={2013}, publisher={W3C Recommendation} } ...
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Macro expanding in an undesired fashion

I’m working on my thesis which is (of course) written in (Xe)LaTeX and which extensively uses the natbib package and bibtex for citations, including features such as \citeauthor{reference}. Since my ...
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Extract first word in a string

The title pretty much says it all, I need a command to get the first word in a string. Based on this answer to another question of mine, I tried this: \documentclass{article} \makeatletter \...
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How to make Two separate index sections in one file? [duplicate]

I want to make Two separate index sections in the same file, For instance one for the mathematical symbols and one for the distinctive words like these two: and I know How to group the index like in ...
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Why is there no pagebreak in my table?

Sorry for a stupid question, but I am completely new to Latex. I seem to understand how to create pdf-tables from latex code in TeXworks, but all the tables, which are created, have only 1 page. I am ...
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Book class does not recognise the references in the bib file?

I am trying to create my first book using book-class. I have successfully included chapters and the reference pages of each chapter are shown flawlessly. However, for some reason my citations in the ...
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How I can get get Null values in table using pgfplotstable?

I am creating a table using pgfplotstable in LaTeX. But the problem is, I want first column of table blank. But we never leave any values, table should be balanced in pgfplotstable.I define "nan" to ...
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Vim LaTeX-suite auto-completion: unable to run outline.py

I am having a hard time getting autocompletion to work in Vim Latex-suite. When I type \ref{ and press , OS window pops up with a message: Windows can't open this file: outline.py After closing ...
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Why the output Portuguese characters came out wrong?

I have a Word document that I want to translate into LaTeX, so it is a matter of copy & paste along with LaTeX code. But when I do that some of the characters come out wrong. For example this is ...
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Categorizing Listings

Is it possible to group listings by type? I have a document with two types of listings, namely one for source-code and one for series of shell-commands (and their outputs). So is it possible to have ...
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Kile's Structure view on the left (for managing projects and files) is gone [on hold]

I have a very basic problem that's frustrating me for a while now. I am working in Kile under Linux, and at some point the Structure view (vertical menu on the left) disappeared. That's the menu with ...
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Specify where and how edge connects to child (tikz)

I have the following tikz tree: I'd like to change where the edge meets the child to where I placed the red dotes. Also, I'd like to have bend edges. I've tried [bend left] but it didn't change ...
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lyx bibtex in wrong language

The bib file I use is in English: The problem is - if I just compile it in Kile (the example would be like) \documentclass{article} \usepackage{filecontents} \begin{filecontents}{jobname.bib} @...
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Getting matrices with line break in cell

I have a long matrix which is occupying two lines. How can I force a line break in the cell? I've seen it done here for tables: How to add two force line breaks in cell, but that solution doesn't help ...
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Biblatex Bibliography: How to make year bold and put editor in parentheses?

First question, so tell me all the things I do wrong! So thanks to @moewe (Bold the last names authors/editors in a biblatex bibliography (but only the ones in front of the title)) my bibliography ...
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Subfloats with tikz files [duplicate]

I have several tikz files which I include in the following way: \begin{figure}[!htbp] \setlength\figureheight{5cm} \setlength\figurewidth{0.4\textwidth} \subfloat[Subcaption1.\label{fig:...
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Uploaded .ps file generated with teXstudio completly ignoring the top margin

I am trying to upload a paper to be submited. I can export a .ps file using texstudio but when I check the proof of my submission, the original text in the .ps file is forced to be at the top of the ...
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warning (pdf backend): pop empty color page stack 0

I've been receiving this warning and for the past several hours (erh, something like 12 hours now). I've been trying to narrow down what's been causing it, but to no avail. I managed to cut down the ...
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Adding border to table of contents in xepersian package

I'm trying to add a border to the table of contents and so far I've done this: \def\@makeschapterhead#1{% \begin{tikzpicture}[remember picture,overlay] \node at (current page.north west) {\begin{...
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\DeclareSourcemap filter by \perrefsection

Is it possible to filter within a DeclareSourceMap a specific refsection, just like the filename? I would like to use the same bib-file in two refsection. While the first refsection contains the "...
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Upright quote in DejaVu Serif

I have this code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \begin{document} \setmainfont{DejaVu Serif} "Heading" \end{document} (run with LuaLaTeX, texlive2105) which gives this result: But ...
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Using 4 column page and mdframes! No correct view

I'm writing a summary and I'm using a 4-column page with a lot of mdframed boxes (boxes that contains theorems and other stuff). I use also different files and I merge them like this: \begin{...
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Numbering equations with (B.1), (B.2)

How to create numbering in this way: (A), (B), (B.1), (B.2) etc. with \enumerate ? Thanks for any advice. (edited in from comment:) \begin{subequations} \renewcommand{\theequation}{\...
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How to skip a ticklabel on a tkzAxe?

The picture below shows my problem: I want to skip the "2" on the x_2-axis. How can I do that? Here's the corresponding code: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{tkz-euclide} \...
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Over multiple rows text from bottom to top (or vice versa)

Is it possible to format a table so that in one column you get some text over multiple rows where the text appears vertically oriented from bottom to top or vice versa? In this case, given should be ...
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Pgf surface plot - Not getting the proper plot

I have produced a surface plot in matlab which looks like this I want to reproduce the same using pgfplot to include in my latex document. The data for the surface plot can be found here. But when ...
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texorpdfstring with two arguments

The space between the first and the second chapter is different. I know the issue is with the newcommand \chapterAndAuthor with the texorpfdstring command. I added the command texorpfdstring to get no ...
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In siunitx, is there a possibility to use a decimal comma instead of a decimal point? [duplicate]

There is no way for this $\SI{-0,8}{\meter\per\square\second}$ to produce a , instead of a . and for there to be a \cdot between the units? (I have no idea how to show rendered LaTeX text here.) ...
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Nano letters confirmation [on hold]

My corresponding author sent our article to nano letters but i havent recieved any confirmation emails yet. Is it normal or thats due to a probable problem during submission?
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1answer
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Align the glossaries' title to the center

I saw table of contents and figures titles been aligned to the center with tocloft package as follows: \usepackage{tocloft} \renewcommand*{\listfigurename}{\hfill\bfseries\Large LISTA DE FIGURAS} \...
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How to use siunitx to align decimal points in a table column [duplicate]

Could any of you tell me how do I align the decimal points in the 8th column and why is it that I’m not seeing vertical column dividers in the first row except before classes? \begin{center} \begin{...
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1answer
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Header in first line of section, not line above

I'm trying to put the section/subsection header in the first line of a section instead of in the line above a section. Instead of: 1 Header Body of section. I want 1 Header Body of ...
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1answer
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\begin{table} incompatible with graphicx?

I used to import tables from R program using the LaTeX commands that R spins out in the xtable-package. It involves commands like: \begin{table}[ht] \centering \begin{tabular}{{ rr }} \hline & ...
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Creating a similar table

I'm trying to create a table similar to the one in the picture below. I don't use LaTeX often and I am in need of some help. Any info would be much appreciated.
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Renaming the label of figure just in some cases

I would like to change the caption of Figure for Table just on a particular case, which is when the figure is a table (screenshot of a table made with MSWord). The last thing is about the position of ...
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How can I insert text inside the aligned environment?

I often need to insert text and breaks in between equations but it's too cumbersome to type aligned again from beginning. What can I do to insert text inside the aligned environment ? Also, is there ...
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vote
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On the easier embedding of certain jokes on texts?

I just found the following in a facebook page Called "Academia Obscura": Which is a piece of the lyrics in Rick Astley: Never Gonna Give You Up. Obviously, this could be crafted with a wise ...
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Trying to properly source a Knuth maybe-quote [on hold]

Not exactly a programming question, but there's a Knuth quote going around that I've not been able to source yet. Does anyone have any idea where this is from? If it's accurate, I'd like to cite it ...
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1answer
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Positioning name of node label in tikzpicture

I have the following diagram: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath,amsfonts,graphicx} \usepackage{algpseudocode} \usepackage{tikz, nth} \usetikzlibrary{arrows.meta,decorations,decorations....

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