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i want to reduce the pdf size in my thesis [on hold]

I work on my thesis and it is full of figures in pdf format. The pdf file size is very large. How can i reduce the size of the pdf? Please help The Pdf is compiled with LaTeX.
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Text symbols appearing as cross in beamer

I am using Museo Fonts (the case is same with Adobe Garamond Pro) to create beamer presentation but some greek symbols such as ϵ, δ and several others appear as cross-in-a-box. I have also tried ...
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italicize the subsubsection in latex

How do i italicize the \subsubsection{Subsubsection} 1. section 1.1 subsection 1.1.1 subsubsection I want the third line i.e. starting from 1.1.1 subsubsection italicize. Please help
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Is there any way to draw the same shapes at different positions efficiently, for example \foreach?

I know there is a similar question, but I do not think it gave the best solution. Here is my code: \begin{tikzpicture}[line cap=round,line join=round,>=triangle 45,x=1.0cm,y=1.0cm] \clip(-0.5,-1) ...
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IETE journal of Research latex template

Does anyone have IETE journal of Research latex template. I didnt find any latex template. How do i use latex template to follow their guidelines. Please help.
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svg package and subcaption incompability

Is there a way to use the svg package when the subcaption package is included as well? The svg package uses the subfig package, which apparently leads to conflict. But it seems to be common sense that ...
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Followup on \def@

Trying to understand \def\def@ sintax primitives As a followup to this question, I'm currently working on a BA, using a set of definitions I found on a template's .cls file. Currently: % The year ...
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Scope or override \pause?

I have some lecture slides with multi-part problems. I would like for the students to be able to see the entire problem laid out, and then fill in the answers step-by-step. This is doable as long as ...
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Force equation numbering to the same line of case equation

It seems that the column is so narrow that it can not bear the whole equation: \begin{equation} R(p_i|G) = \begin{cases} ep_{p_i} + (1- UA(p_i|G))\cdot ({r_G - ep_{p_i}}) ...
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Expansion? dirty tricks?

Consider \documentclass{article} \usepackage{titlesec} \def\bl#1 #2 {#1\textsuperscript{#2}\,} \titleformat{\section}[runin]{}{}{0pt}{}[. ] %\titleformat{\section}[runin]{}{}{0pt}{\bl}[. ] ...
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Changing font of to address on letter.cls

I am trying to change the font of different pieces of a letter.cls letter so my cover letter better matches my resume. Right now, I have been able to change the body font, but not the font of the ...
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Spurious blank equation line in a 'gather' environment

I have the following code: \begin{gather} u(x,t) = 0 \ \mathrm{ si\ } x = 0, x = 1\\ \label{ex1bc} \\ u(x,0) = \left\{ \begin{array}{ll} 2x, & \mathrm{si\ } 0 \le x \le 1/2 \\ ...
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absolute value in numerator of fraction

I am having trouble writing a term of an equation which is fractional where only the numerator is inside the absolute value symbol. The syntax I used is: \frac{\abs{\lambda_f}}{8\pi^2} But I keep ...
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How can I use an algorithm2e function macro inside an algorithm2e caption?

Algorithm2e lets you define functions using \SetKwFunction{Fn}{Function} which you can then reference anywhere in the document (not just in an algorithm environment) using e.g. \Fn (which will output ...
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Spacing between custom command and subsequent text [duplicate]

I have defined a custom command for the name of my project; e.g. \newcommand{\projectname}{Gizmo}. When I used the command in my document, I've found that I need to place a ~ after the command in ...
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Alternative to a Minipage page breaks

I would like to have a replacement for my minipage design of this exercise environment. I recently learned that minipages are unbreakable across page boundaries. And as a novice to the TeX/LaTeX ...
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How does latexmk find package files?

I installed TexLive on Arch Linux together with texlive-latexextra in order to use the package todonotes, but latexmk does not find the todonotes.sty file. This is what it prints: $ latexmk -- pdf ...
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All of a sudden Biber stops compiling my .bib file

I am running Winedt 9, Biblatex and Biber, and all of a sudden Biber will not compile my bibliography file. It's the strangest thing, everything was working perfectly and then all of a sudden I get 77 ...
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Fix brackets in blkarray

in the code given below, I wanted the brackets from the \blkarray matrix to match those of the original matrix given in Equ (1). The issue is, when I use the \blkarray, the brackets are too short ...
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Subfigures in subfigures in latex

I'm trying to put two separate images in one subfigure so that it can be combined with another one to complete a figure i.e. (img-a) (img-b) (img-c) (img-d) (a) (b) ...
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draw half line between two nodes tikz

I have the following graph: \documentclass[border=1mm]{standalone} \usepackage{siunitx} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} ] \node (n1) at (0,0) ...
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Open two tex files [on hold]

I used to open two separate tex files, it's very useful, e.g. to cut and paste, compare, etc... When upgrading to El Capitan (I use a MAC) I cannot do that any more. When I try to open a second tex ...
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Sort footnotes alphabetically or per-page glossary

I'd like to create a document where glossary entries are on each page in the footnotes and I've been able to do that (see MWE below), but I'd like the footnote glosses to be sorted alphabetically, but ...
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Creating a multi-line colored box in LaTeX

I am trying to create a colored box in LaTeX that has two lines. I would like the text to be centered. Ideally, I want to be able to change the text font and the size of the colored box. So, an ...
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mathbbol and Metric (TFM) file not found

Hello everybody I am a new Latex user I have a simple document % \documentclass[12pt,onecolumn]{report} \usepackage[ansinew]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsfonts} ...
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Included PDF pages mess up page numbering in PDF-reader

I have a report with a frontpage, abstract, preface and acknowledgement. These pages are not numbered. Then the remaining pages contain several chapters and all these pages are numbered. Today I added ...
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Print origdate with biblatex-chicago - for journal articles

I want to use this approach to include the original date of a publication. However the answer seems to work only with @book but not @article: \documentclass{article} ...
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Somewhat customized “align” environment?

Neither of the two "versions" below gives me what I would like. The first one is somewhat tolerable. However, I would like the two instances of \sum_{(A\,:\,|A|=k)} to be aligned with each other, ...
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Margin references in tufte-handout with pandoc

I'm trying to convert a Markdown file to PDF using pandoc and a tufte-handout template. I would like to have references in the margin, instead of in the end of the document, is this even possible in a ...
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I get an error when using \underline{x} in mathmode. Why?

I am trying to use $\underline{x}$ but I'm getting the following error in LyX: \inputencoding{latin1} $\underline{x} $\selectlanguage{hebrew}% I've inserted a begin-math/end-math symbol since ...
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Error when using tikz \node, \subnode

In the code below, building off solutions found here, I am trying to use the \node and \subnode options to draw the arrow, but I cannot get the file to compile. Can you help me to fix the code to get ...
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Bring enumerate back to numbering default

I'm using a nested list, where the outer items should be with numerals and the inner ones with numbers. I'm trying this with the package enumerate: \begin{enumerate}[I] \item numeral I. This is ...
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“Extra \fi” error when defining mutually exclusive package options with conditionals

I have been trying to create a package, which loads the babel package and sets the language with an option. I've been getting strange errors when trying to define mutually exclusive package options, ...
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How can I insert vertical text spanning multiple rows into a table?

I would like to add a column to my table that looks like the right most column in the included picture. As of now, I am using tabularx to create the table \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{|X|c|} ...
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How to use lettrine in Cyrillic?

There are many topics about Latin initial capitals but is it possible to make something similar to that picture in Cyrillic?
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Make the Header space a little shorter

Basically I am trying to ensure that text on page two of any chapter respects the header. I sort of resolved this by including \headsep = 45pt (it ensures that the not-first chapter-pages respect the ...
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Three and four images with captions in a Beamer frame

I have often used two columns and two images side by side in Beamer frame. But I could not get three one large and second column contains two small images or four images with captions in a single ...
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IPE: An error occurred during the Pdflatex run

I have the same problem as here: Ipe latex, error with pdflatex command but I don't understand the answer :( Problem: When I run IPE, I get this error: "An error occurred during the Pdflatex run ...
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How to make ClassicThesis work?

I'm trying to write a test document in classicthesis, but I think I have a problem with the package. I wrote this \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{scrbook} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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How do I increase the white space between a section's title and the page header?

I would like something like this: I'm using {geometry} and {article} class, but I think I'm missing some definitions for the sections. I'm new at this and would like to write my masters thesis on ...
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Adding shell commands to hide LaTeX Aux files after compiling in TeXShop or TexStudio

I run LaTeX under OSX, and I would like to attempt to hide all of the LaTeX helper files from the finder after compiling. It strikes me that the simplest thing to do is not to move them or delete them ...
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Where do I send patches to epstopdf? I made a patch to force B&W PDFs

I made a small patch to epstopdf to force the PDF to B&W. I had a document with some color, and I needed to convert it to a B&W PDF to avoid triggering color separations. Is there a place to ...
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Put ';' after page number in index

I'm trying to have dictionary like index, where some terms with different variations in text are defined. it seems this is easier with indexing. I try to have subitems of one index item on same line ...
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Highlight matrix cell and have arrows pointing from cell with text [duplicate]

This code is building from the solutions posted here. I am trying the approach suggested from the duplicate solutions. I am having two issues: I am not sure how to get the arrow to point to the ...
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how to change font-size of a tikz tree

Is there a possibility to change the font size of the text right on the line of the following tree? I would like to reduce it, so that the tree does not appear such big. I hope someone may help me. ...
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colorbox highlighting: overfull hbox

For a current LaTeX-Document, I've done some highlighting using colorboxes around specific words or formulas. This works quite well, although, of course, the colorbox doesn't do line breaks when it is ...
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Arithmetic overflow error using bytefield package while attempting to constrain width

I'm attempting to draft a document that makes very heavy use of the bytefield package and running into the situation that it seems no good solution exists for fields that have to be 64 bits wide (even ...
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pgf-umlcd: underscore in class name failing

I have a simple class diagram drawn with pgf-umlcd, but using an underscore within the class name leads to an error message. \begin{tikzpicture} \begin{class}{foo\_bar}{0,0} % some stuff here ...
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Why do my lists of floats get collapsed?

I defined two types of new floats, but when I try to list each of them separately, they get collapsed into the same list. Here is an MWE: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{float} ...
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How put two glyphs to mp image and get kerning

Is possible to put two glyphs in any place in MetaPost and get kerning between it? for example using Lato-Regular.ttf 'ab' in 1.7cm,2cm and get information kerning 'a' and 'b' or put 'a' in ...

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