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polyglossia error when \section is used

When I use \section{abcd} in this document, I get a polyglossia error. The document without \section{} compiles normally. Kindly help. \documentclass[letterpaper, 10pts]{scrartcl} ...
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Display of Appendix titles in TOC and in the Document

The code below produces the contents page and appendix labels shown. I would like the First line Appendixes to appear without a numnber. I would then like to have appendix 1 labelled A1 and appendix ...
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How to connect five points in curve

I am trying to connect five points in curve. This is my current code, but it does not look like in good shape: \documentclass[11pt,a5paper]{article} \usepackage[retainorgcmds]{IEEEtrantools} ...
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Modifying spacing between paragraphs, but not before the first paragraph, in beamer

Consider the following beamer code: \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> \usecolortheme{crane} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{} Paragraph 1 Paragraph 2 \begin{block}{Block title} ...
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Help in hooking into the \begin{frame} environment in beamer article mode, so as to produce a list of frames per subsection

I am in the course of composing a long beamer document, which should serve both as slides for class presentation and as a mini-textbook. My document includes about 600 slides, which are partitioned to ...
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PSTricks compilation problem

The following problems occurred a week ago. Everything was fine before and the TeX file does compile on my friends computer but does not compile anymore on mine. When I compile my TeX file I get ...
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How to force page number to appear on titlepage

I want the title page to display the page number 1 and every page after that to have a page number with no breaks. What do I need to change? \documentclass[pdftex,12pt,a4paper]{report} ...
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I want to write a matrix like the one in the picture [duplicate]

I need to write a matrix like this. I don't know how to add those letters outer of matrix. I tried ``` \begin{equation*} \begin{split} %% letters %% matrix body \end{split} \end{equation*} to ...
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inputenc error: problems reading in .bib file from jabref

i'm relatively new to latex, so forgive me, if thats a silly one: I'm using miktex and texstudio. I keep getting the following error message, which prevent me from building up or compiling a document ...
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Babel for hebrew

I am not able to write in Hebrew with latex. Every time I try to compile the process ends with a question mark. The following is an example of the document I am using: \documentclass[dvips, a4paper, ...
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natbib citet does not give me year for every reference

I am using package \usepackage[square,sort]{natbib} and \citet{}, which is working fine for some of my references, but for few it just gives me the authors without year... I can't see any ...
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Two tables side by side placed ; need to to align vertical top

I've two table placed next to each other as mentioned HERE Brief copy of code is mentioned below: \parbox{.2\textwidth}{ \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|c|c|} \hline $\textbf{Q\#}$&$ ...
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1answer
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Hebrew shows no output

I'm trying to type some Hebrew in my document, which is mainly in English and German. The document compiles, but there are no Hebrew letters in the output. The log shows lots of messages like ...
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multiple tabular environments using siunitx

Does anyone know of a way to create several decimal-aligned tables within an enumerate environment? This is NOT a table, but it is a set of enumerated items with explanations and numerical data ...
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1answer
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LyX Cross Referencing in Different Language not working

I'm having troubles using the cross referencing system with LyX (version 2.1.1). I place labels on the side of the environment i want to be able to make reference in the future, using the label ...
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1answer
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Missing superscript on author

The problem I use the template from IOS Press to write my paper. It gives us a sample pdf with its tex file (jiase2e.tex), where each author has superscript: However, if I compile it on my computer ...
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Can someone tell me what is this maths font? [duplicate]

Can someone tell what is this font? Thank you!
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1answer
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Table Environment with Surrounding Spaces like Normal Paragraph

Around a tabular environment, LaTeX produces different vertical spaces than a normal paragraph. There are some answers here in LaTeX Stack Exchange that advise setting \intextsep, but I see no ...
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1answer
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siunitx and frac in numrange

With siunitx (up to date on MacTeX 2014), I would like to use something simple like \numrange{1/100}{1/1000} But I just get an error. Is there a way to typeset this with siunitx?
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A new figure environment for the exam class

The incompatibility of having a float inside the solutions box of the exam class is somewhat well known. Multiple solutions for this exist, almost all of which use some variant of the caption package ...
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1answer
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Why does beamer change the item spacing when there are sub-items?

When an \item has another itemize environment inside it, the interline space to the preceding \item is slightly less than if threre is no sub-itemize (right image). This has the effect of bullet ...
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1answer
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How can I override tex4ht's CSS in a single .css file?

I am trying to style tex4ht output using CSS in order to make a Kindle book. For example, I want to change the verse environment using .verse { margin-left:2.5em; white-space:normal; } The Kindle ...
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Domain and range

I would like to draw in TeX the following, but I'm pretty new at tikz therefore I have no clue. I would like to give the geometrical interpretation of the domain and the range of a function. That is ...
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latex dynamic subsection nesting

I need to find a command/environment that allows me to nest a [sub]section one level deeper than the level of the parent [sub]section. For example, given this syntax, \section{Foo} ...
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Harvard reference style biblatex style [duplicate]

I'm looking for a harvard reference style like biblatex style. Is there something already similar what can I use or do I have to learn to write it from scratch? Thank you!
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TikZ - Is it possible to color the edges/borders of a line differently from the line? [duplicate]

Duplicate, sort of This question is roughly a duplicate of: Arrow with two colors with TikZ An introduction to the solution, i.e. [postaction={options, code, etc...}] can be found on page 179 in the ...
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Type the word “LaTeX” in special font [duplicate]

How do I type "LaTeX" in the classic special TeX font where it's all different sizes?
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Placing figures side by side

How to place figures side by side with two different captions and one common caption, while in the list of figures only common caption will show?
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Cannot compile an example from TikZ manual

Here it is (from page 604): \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{decorations.text,calc} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[decoration={text effects along path, text={text ...
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pst-barcode with pstool

I would like to use the package pst-barcode with pstool. Is this possible? I am aware of the working pdflatex solution: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{auto-pst-pdf,pst-barcode} ...
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1answer
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How to fix texstudio gui compatibility in linux mint dual monitor setup?

My texstudio clickable menus do not pull up whenever I have the dual monitor setup on my linux mint computer. How to fix texstudio gui compatibility in linux mint dual monitor setup?
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Speed up beamer compile time

Is there a way to speed up the compile time? I have a, I would say, medium-sized presentation and it takes 10+ seconds to compile. It isn't too much, but it's annoying. Especially since I'm performing ...
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1answer
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How do you wrap text around a figure inside an enumerate list structure?

My example is this: \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{wrapfig} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item \begin{enumerate} \begin{wrapfigure}{l}{0.5\textwidth} ...
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Error when using selnolig and lua-check-hyphen: attempt to index global 'debug' (a boolean value)

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} % required for selnolig \usepackage{selnolig} \usepackage{lua-check-hyphen} \begin{document} Foo \end{document} Using my two favorite lualatex packages ...
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Draw a circle surrounded by numbers in TikZ [duplicate]

I want to draw the following figure using TikZ in LaTeX with the following requirements: Numbers are evenly distributed around the circle. I can control the size of the circle. The size of the ...
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Unable to get required Orientation of arrow

The circle is divided into 8 equal parts and a horizontal and vertical arrow has to be put at the midpoint of each division. On the right half, the horizontal arrows are directed to right side. On ...
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Customising references with \DeclareFieldFormat

My university calls for a Harvard style and Biblatex style authoryear works well. For online sources it requires this I have managed to change the standard URL: to '[Online]. Available at' with ...
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1answer
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Scheduling a float to appear on a specific, later page?

Consider the following MWE - let's say it's called test.tex: \batchmode % \ifx\article\undefined % \documentclass[12pt,journal,onecolumn,twoside,draftcls,letterpaper]{IEEEtran} % \else % ...
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1answer
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Using Pantone/Spot Colors in XeLaTeX

It is possible to use pantone color in XeLaTeX. I have found only PdfLaTeX in Using Pantone/spot colors and TikZ together. I have both CMYK and Pantone color and must use XeLaTeX because many OTF ...
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1answer
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MiKTeX package management

When I first installed MiKTeX and started using it, I had to install a bunch of extra package that had been included in my .tex. I did this by using the MPM, etc. Now I'm about to uninstall MiKTeX ...
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How can I get pgf's foreach to iterate over the contents of an input file

I would like to write something like: \foreach \myline in {\input{filehandle}} {\dosomethingwith\myline} If I have an outside_file.tex: this, is, the content, of, a file and then try to pass it ...
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1answer
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Why do I see the first section title of a page in fancyhdr, not the last?

While this question asks how one can change from the default "show the last section of a page in the header" to "show the first section in the header" I have the reversed problem: The custom document ...
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How to keep tikzpicture minipages in position?

I found these pretty boxes on texample.net: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes,snakes} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} \begin{document} % % Define box and box title style ...
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How to create a operation manual like format with sidebars

I wonder if there is an easy way to achieve formatting like this document. Some notable features of such a format There is a left sidebar to allow users to take notes The sidebar contains section ...
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votes
1answer
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Flushing something towards the bottom of a tabular cell, without affecting the calculations for the height of the tabular

I'm trying to produce lines at the top and at the bottom of two cells of my tabular. The two cells both have some text in them, from which I want to take the larger cell to determine the width of both ...
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1answer
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Titlerule and Wrapfig Interaction

Hey y'all I need some help! I would like to have my section headers have a titlerule underneath, but titlerule isn't playing nice with wrapfig. I'm using wrapfig and tcolorbox to make a sidebar, and ...
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1answer
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newbie question: how to use $$ in TeXworks?

I first tired to type up some maths without using any $$. And there was a ! Missing $ inserted warning message. So I've added the $$ at the beginning and at the end of each line like this ...
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votes
2answers
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Trouble-shooting Tufte Title Page

I'm not sure why, but I can compile a simple Tufte-style title page using pdfLaTex and Texworks, but the same file chokes in XeLaTex under Texshop. Where is the error? First, this MWE compiles: ...
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1answer
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Including files from google drive

Does someone knows how can I include a file from Google drive? Something like \input{http://adress_to_myfile_at_GDrive.tex}
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Natbib “et” instead of “&” for 2 Author Names

i have to use "et" instead of "&" in my article's citations. I am using Natbib and Har2nat. some text (Author, A. et Author, B.) but i get just some text (Author, A. & Author, B.) ...

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