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moderncv - trying to remove that bullet point and create more space

I'm very new to LaTex and even more to moderncv I'm trying to do two things removing that bullet point just before my email Put more space after programmations or Outils de marketing digital ...
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iosart2c table* will make next table caption overflow into second column

In the two-column layout of iosart2c, the very next "table" after a "table*" will have its caption incorrectly flow into the second column, thus overlapping with the text there. Is this a known ...
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Error making a spreadsheet inset in LyX - How to make a spreadsheet inset in LyX?

I am running LyX on Windows 10. I made an inset of a spreadsheet called temp.ods, by going Insert-->File-->External Material... and then selected the spreadsheet. I keep encountering the following ...
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tikz workflow tools?

How are you initiating tikz graphs? I tried a whole variety of approaches. I tried to draw my first sketches on a glassboard and photograph and autotrace this, but no auto-tracing software that I ...
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string contains a invalid utf-8 sequence error [on hold]

can any one help me to solve this error, I have add in my code \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} but it doesn't work
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Textpos with pagebreaks

I'm writing a resume and I'd like to have boxes that can reference the end of the last one. Is there a way to get textpos to respect, say, the bottom margin as set by the geometry package? I'd like ...
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Bad interaction between titlesec/titleps and packages that use \markboth internally

The following MWE demonstrates a bad interaction between endfloat and titleps. The second page has the word FIGURES in all caps in both the header and the footer, contrary to the page style ...
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The use of \mathscr in beamer

I have used \mathscr{A} in Latex with the package mathrsfs, but it doesn't work in beamer, so the "A" is simple. How can I do to solve this problem? Thanks !
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Converting tex to docx using pandoc - why are images not converted?

I'm converting a .tex document into .docx with Pandoc. It works nicely, but my figures are not included in the docx. The command I am using is: pandoc -o output.docx paper.tex The figures are made ...
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If I have a double quote ' " ' in my text it shows up in the pdf as \textquotedbl{}

I am new to latex. I am running xubuntu 14.04. I am using Lyx 2.0.8. I can write, compile to pdf then view the pdf. Unfortunately, if I have a double quote ' " ' in my text it shows up in the pdf as ...
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Set custom margin for the res class

I am trying to make my resume using the res class. the problem that I am facing is with the page borders. How I do I set in acc Here is what My .tex file looks like ...
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should I cite @articles & @inproceedings from different .bib files?

I have the articles & inproceedings in the file dtbase.bib in the following manner: @article{Russell17012003, author = {Russell, Philip}, title = {Photonic Crystal Fibers}, year = {2003}, ...
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Isn't there any other way of doing double quotes in LaTeX besides  + ''?

The standard way of writing quotes and double quotes in LaTeX is with  and '', but I find them quite ugly. Isn't there something similar to \emph{}, but for quotes? I mean something like ...
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Lyx separates my footnotes

How can I set all the footnotes to have the same space between them? As you can see in the pic Lyx by default separates some of my footnotes. But I would like to have them all sticked together.
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Change citation style from square brackets to backslashes with Biblatex

How can I do the style of citation in Biblatex from [Abc97]to this \Abc97\ in both citing within the document as well as in the references at the end of the document. I use this code : ...
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Full-page landscape figure in middle of document

I have a full-page figure that needs to be rotated to fit on the page. I started out with this figure in an appendix at the end of my document, and just wrapped the figure in ...
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Consider this example: \documentclass{book} \begin{document} \renewcommand{\tablename}{Tabla} \ourtitlepage \tableofcontents \ifthenelse{\isodd{\value{page}}}{\emptypage}{\clearpage} ...
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Spacing text with equal vertical alignment

I want to space some texts horizontally but I want all of them to be aligned equally even if they are unequal. This is what I mean: Instead of: A Hallo AB Hallo ABC Hallo I would like to ...
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Why is the frame title height reduced, when using shadow outer theme?

I want to have a horizontal shading in my frame title, so I can put a logo on the right side of the title. To have this in my frames, It seems that I have to use shadow outer theme. the problem is ...
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Context-sensitive braces with glossaries

I use the glossaries package for handling my acronyms. On first use, I want the acronyms to be printed in the form "long (short)". However, it may well be that the text where an acronym is used for ...
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Complex table with \multicolumn

The layout that I need to implement inside Latex is this (made with M.word) I tried to make this layout Here is my Code: \begin{tabular}{ |p{2cm}||p{12cm}| } \hline \multicolumn{2}{|c|}{Lorem ipsum ...
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Conflict between babel magyar and scrlayer-scrpage

My [magyar]{babel} and scrlayer-scrpage packages seem not to be working together… This is a minimum example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[magyar]{babel} \usepackage{scrlayer-scrpage} ...
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Stopping figures in first column from impacting text in second column

I am working with a template for the journal Bioinformatics. The pages have a two columns. I have this annoying issue where when I have a figure in the right column, the text in the left column ...
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Problem with transparency in plotting shapes

I am trying to plot shapes with transparency inside a baposter environment, however it does not plot with the transparency. To test this file you will need to also add the baposter class found here - ...
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I've been writing for many months already a thesis using Latex and until not no real problem. I'm trying to write a new report, in a separate directory to my thesis, only the error I'm receiving is ...
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Commands in TeXStudio

I am giving TeXStudio (2.10.2) a whirl on Mac OS X 10.10.5. I'm trying to setup an external PDF viewer using a TeXStudio Command. I have tried to set it up with this: I also have Acrobat installed ...
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How to get a “tight” boxed algorithm with the algorithm2e package

I am using the algorithm2e package for my pseudo code since I like the like the options this package offers. However, the boxed option gives a text-width sized box and it doesn't look appealing to me ...
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What is a good environment for writing problems and solutions? [on hold]

I'm writing a book where I record interesting problems and their solutions. However, there does not seem to be an organized list, or other reference to these types of latex packages and tex macros. ...
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Problem with newlfm package

I am downloading an sample of a cover letter and I need to modify it. Here is the code : %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% % Long Lined Cover Letter % LaTeX Template % Version 1.0 (1/6/13) % ...
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Problem with nested minted listing inside a tcolorbox

I want to insert some JAVA code in the lower part of a tcolorbox (see figure). When I simply use a tcolorboxit works but with \DeclareTotalTColorBox it didn’t. The following MEW gives further details. ...
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Reproducing the Chapter-Picture Style of the Legrand Orange Book

I'm trying to reproduce the Chapter-Picture style of The Legrand Orange Book but with the scrbook class. Since the picture and chapter title is set by fancyhdr I can not just use the same code, as ...
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Embedded movies, animations in beamer and article document class

I would like to use embedded animations and videos in my presentation which has the beamer document class. As far as I am concerned there are two packages for doing this media9 and movie15; however, I ...
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Komascript chapter title position

I'm trying to format the Chapter title (I'm using Ubuntu which has komascript 3.12) using Tikz to add a minitoc. I can format the number and chapter prefix but the chapter title does not change ...
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Define listings language with multiple keyword groups

I wanted to used syntax highlighting for a language unsupported by the listings package. Right now I have it almost working, but not completely. This is the MWE: \documentclass{article} ...
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Unicode-math upright symbols

In the unicode-math package, what is the difference between \mupalpha and \upalpha? What is the purpose of the m prefix?
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How to remove LaTeX control sequences from a .tex document using plasTeX?

I need to get just the text and math expressions (ignoring tables, pictures and styling) from a set of LaTeX documents and represent them in html. Looks like plasTeX and MathJaX are enough for this ...
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Part cross reference name clash with redefinition of \thepart

I want to use some automatic cross referencing (I am using hyperref in the whole document which I customized) to write something like : We see in \autoref{partname} that To print : We see in ...
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Below is my Coding \documentclass{article} \usepackage[colorlinks]{hyperref} \begin{document} To test whether Figure \ref{fig1} a suspicious URL is vulnerable, we utilize the URL to download a ...
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Put two parts of source code in the same line

How can I have this behavior in LaTeX please : Two portions of code in the same line, separated by an arrow.
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Length and thickness of overline when using unicode-math

Here is a wrong behavior of the package unicode-math. With the code \documentclass{book} \usepackage{unicode-math} \def\ooverline #1#2#3% {\mkern#1mu \overline{\mkern-#1mu #3 ...
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6 authors, groups of 3 for a shared affiliation in ACM Sig-proc

I must create a paper with 6 authors in total the first three share one affiliation, and likewise the second three share a common affiliation. In accordance with the answer to this question I've ...
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pdflatex long file name error: I can't find file

I was compiling some certificates with automatically generated file names using pdflatex on a Linux machine. It worked well until I got this name: "[Nicola Scott] [Induction Module 2 _New_ - ...
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Author highlighting with biblatex-apa

I'm trying to implement the author highlighting provided here: Make one author's name bold every time it shows up in the bibliography The solution works fine until i activate the apa style for ...
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Additional 'Draft' watermark using printwatermark and xwatermark packages

I am using the packages printwatermark and xwatermark to add a watermark in background this way: \usepackage[printwatermark]{xwatermark} ... ...
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Sections with custom numbering

Can I have Para numbers as 1. sub para as (a) sub sub para as (i) sub sub sub para as (aa)
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Is it a good habit to use a colon in the description list? [on hold]

I know that this question may seem stupid for many of you, but it is a point that confuses me a little bit. I used to always use the colon at the end of each item in the description list. Like this: ...
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Rotate ytick after rotating polaraxis

I rotated a polaraxis 90 degree CCW. \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt]{report} \usepackage{pgfplots} %Plots direkt in LaTeX aus externen Dateien berechnen \pgfplotsset{compat = newest} % Use the latest ...
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“Extra alignment tab has been changed to \cr” error in a multicolumn table

I got this error: ! Extra alignment tab has been changed to \cr. <template> \endtemplate l.41 & \multicolumn{3}{l}{\bf Head of Department } \\ When I attempted to compile my ...