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Clickable table of contents and non-clickable equation references?

I know that the hyperref package provides a clickable table of content and clickable equation references. How can I have clickable table of contents and non-clickable equation references ...
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beamer template for Miktex 2.9

I want a basic beamer-template that works straight with latest version of Miktex 2.9. I just want to be able to run it and have no error messages complaining about missing this and that. I have the ...
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SCHEMATIC drawing works for Capacitors but not for the Inductors and Resistors

This code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{circuitikz} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[h!] \begin{center} \begin{circuitikz} \draw (0,0) to[C=$ASCII_TEXT$] (2,0); % The ...
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xetex.fmt: Permission denied (apache/centos)

Been having this issue with xetex, it says: [Fri Jun 24 11:36:44 2016] [error] [client 10.100.1.17] /usr/local/xetex/bin/i386-linux/xetex: , referer: http://development.nathanprofiler.com/cgi/auth/...
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Create curved arrow using `tkz-tab` package

I would like to ask if I can create a curved arrow using the tkz-tab package. Here is the documentation of the package. There are some examples of creating arrows, but not curved ones. The reason I ...
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How to reset equation label after arbitrary sections?

I have a problem in equations with same label. for example: \section*{first section} \begin{equation}\label{a1} E=mc^2 \end{equation} where \eqref{a1} obtained by .... \section*{...
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Creating various mini ToC fails to print desired ToC

I will be referring to the mwe below: \documentclass[11pt,twoside,openany]{book} \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage{titletoc} \usepackage{xparse} \let\oldsubsection\subsection \RenewDocumentCommand{\...
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Beamer: Defining a new align environment to pieacewise uncover/alert each equation

For the following example, I need to use align environment and uncover/alert each equation. The conventional way is shown below \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{amsmath,mathtools} \begin{document} ...
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What are some good beginner (and later on intermediate) LaTeX literature? [duplicate]

Like with C++ and Java there's Programming: Principles and Practice Using C++ and Java: A Beginner's Guide. Does this literature exist within the world of LaTeX? I just find myself making super ...
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Table in beamer says that something's wrong [duplicate]

Following this question and its answers: Algorithm with beamer package causing nightmares, I am trying to fit a table in the presentation, so I did this: \documentclass[table,dvipsnames,svgnames]{...
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Single letter macros

In this post I learned that single letter macros purportedly have a significant impact on the typesetting process. For the past n many years I have been redefining letters like '\d', '\x', '\z', and '\...
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Plotting figure side by side and numbering them using subfigure

I am trying to plot two figure side by side using subfigure. However, the figures are coming one below another instead of side by side and also the caption is printed twice for each o the figure! I ...
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Algorithm with beamer package causing nightmares

I have an algorithm which works well with \documentclass[twocolumn]{svjour3}. Now I have to present the paper and I would like one slide to be that algorithm, so I do: \documentclass{beamer} \...
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Removing boldface from appendix chapters in TOC

How do I remove boldface from appendix chapter headings in the TOC? I would like the TOC to look like this: 1 First chapter   1.1 First section Appendices Appendix I First appendix ...
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\usetikzlibrary{babel} does not work in exsheets’ question environment

I am trying to type math exercises by using XeLaTeX, the tikz-cd package for commutative diagrams, the babel package for German, and the exsheets package for formatting and organizing the questions ...
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Biblatex: No author year delimiter for one literature type

I am using biblatex/biber and have - among books and articles for which i use several bibliographies - the document type "misc", which I use for legal documents. I am trying to implement a specific ...
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maths symbols- don't appear [on hold]

I have a problem with maths symbols. The \leg dosen't appear in PDF. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,notitlepage]{report} \usepackage{polski} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \...
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Figcaps and special characters

I'm trying to use the figcaps package in an article to keep all figures at the end of the document. When I compile the following TeX code using pdflatex I get the following error message: ! Package ...
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Pgfplots domain [duplicate]

I have three columns of data and one which stops at a moment, but the other continues. But LaTeX creates the values as a constant, and I don't want them to appear, how to do? \begin{figure}[h!] ...
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Changing fancyhdr for a few pages

I am writing a book with several parts and chapters that has a general introduction. I defined a header style for most of the book, that I can easily locally disable for a few pages with \pagestyle{...
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How to align two equations vertically without horizontal space?

Please have a look at the following MWE: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{amsmath,amstext,amssymb} \begin{document} \begin{align} \cdots\text{ABB}&\bigg|\text{BAABB}&\bigg|\text{AAABB}&...
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Long limits overhang and cause a symbol to become too wide [duplicate]

Sometimes I need to make a union with a long subscript specifier at the bottom like so: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{equation*} \bigcup_{a \in \{\text{set that is very wide}\}...
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Help with OCG Boxes

I previously posted around an hour ago, but this is an updated, better explained, simpler question. I have the following repeated a few different times. I just need to know how to make the Box 1, Box ...
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Error in creating new title class and excluding from ToC

I am trying to create a new title class somewhat like a section but that is not included in the ToC. But when I use \titlecontents{exercise}{}{}{}{} it does not compile. How can I fix this? Here is a ...
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pdfLaTeX: Convert € (euro symbol) to command

I would like to use € (\€ is also acceptable) in a way which €{9x10,00} (or €[]) produces \SI{9x10,00}{€} (so a particular case of converting € to command). Preferably, if typed alone (€) it should ...
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Error: Too many open files: On install

Getting an Error: Too many open files: path="C:\Users\XXXXX\AppData\Local\Temp\ on installtion. Any one find a fix for this? Log: initializing setup service... starting installer... Loading ...
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minitoc for section printing the starred versions of subsection

My objective is to print a mini ToC under a section but this mini ToC should only print the subsection* automatically and not appear in the main ToC. As a reference, I am using the following: sample ...
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How to add right bar in proof

when i use mdframed the right bar is proof double line: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{xpatch,amsthm,xcolor} \usepackage{color} \usepackage[framemethod=tikz]{mdframed} \usepackage{polyglossia} ...
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Scaling axis in addplot

When using the following code \documentclass[border=1cm]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{pgfplots} \pgfplotsset{compat=newest} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \begin{axis} \addplot[...
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TeXmaker freezing on Windows 10 [on hold]

I have been using TeXmaker well on my iMac and then now I switched the .tex-file and I transfered it on my laptop. It is a 32 GB system with Windows 10. TeXmaker is on the primary SSD (C drive), ...
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After \clearpage move the figure to the top

I need to make a "pagebreak" after a figure so I use \clearpage. But I want the figure to stay at the top of the page and not centering at the now empty page. My code right now looks like: \begin{...
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How can I make LaTeX to recognize spaces in my macro (catcode 10)?

I've been messing with TeX primitives, particularly catcodes, to handle diverse LaTeX situations (and to extend my wings). I created a token gobbler with the help of http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/...
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Typesetting category of elements diagrams

This nlab page features the two diagrams below which I would like to typeset myself, except I only know xypic which cannot really produce them. I would like to typeset the following: What is a ...
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Pgfplots does not print one bar

I have this really simple pgfplot: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepackage{pgfplotstable} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \pgfplotstableread[row sep=\\,...
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How to change glyph in cmcbxti10 Type1 font?

Glyph 111 of Type1 font cmcbxti10 has some protrusions on top and on bottom. Consider the following MetaPost file: prologues := 3; outputtemplate := "glyph%c.eps"; beginfig(1); picture a; a = ...
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Can't select text in PDF created using Asymptote

I am making 3D diagrams using Asymptote, export them as PDF and then use them in LaTeX documents. I cannot select the text/labels inserted in the pictures/diagram in the final PDF of the LaTeX ...
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Problem in displaying a citation in the header of a report

I have a section with a citation in its title. It displays fine. The title of the same section appears in the header of the current page of my report, but in the header I get a '?' instead of the ...
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Define text box so that it consumes the rest of the page

I have several images stacked on top of each other for a title page. An MWE \documentclass{report} \usepackage[paper = letterpaper]{geometry} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{pgf} \usepackage{mdframed} ...
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tikzpicture fails with date input coordinates taken from file

I have a problem implementing a tikzpicture. I want to plot the file with date and TIME and a climatic variable. I followed the PGF manual in section 4.21.2 "Dates as Input Coordinates" and if i do ...
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Over-specification in `h'-direction? [duplicate]

I am new to Latex and got the following template from my university. When I try 'build and view' in Texstudio, sometimes it works, but most of the time I get the warning "Over-specification in `h'-...
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Biblatex not working, wrong \printbilbiography

Hello I was looking through the forum on how to do citations at footnotes and got the this code example, which was working for people but not for me. I just get a "²foo12" instead of the reference. I ...
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Setting the beamer titleframe font family to roman

I am creating a beamer presentation, and would like to have my titleframe using the roman font family. How do we change just one frame? This may sound trivial to some of you but here is what I tried:...
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biblatex long name in editor field

Using biblatex and biber, those entries : @book{LEGONIDEC1847, author = {Le Gonidec, Jean-François}, title = {Dictionnaire Français-Breton, enrichi d'additions et d'un Essai sur l'Histoire de la ...
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tcolorbox: theorem numbering in the margin is too close to text

I'm using tcolorbox to draw boxes around my theorems. This package also has the option of puting the theorem numbers in the margin as you can see in my MWE below; see page 342 of the manual for more ...
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How do I update minitoc

I'm desperatly trying to update my minitocs I added in the beginning of every chapter. To do so, I've tried compiling several times, and I've tried to delete my "\minitoc and my \dominitoc in my code. ...
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How can I indent an example environment?

I am making some presentation material using beamer. Because I am not used to using Latex, and this is the first time to use beamer, I am very not good at grammar of Latex and beamer. :( Please let ...
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Printing extremely huge numbers [duplicate]

I'll go direct to the point: I'm using Haskell to calculate the numbers that I want, these numbers always have some millions of digits (usually more than 15 million digits) and I'm throwing them into ...
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Problem with nested 'ifnum' when checking evenness of parameters

I would like to know how to check properly for evenness or oddness within some macro. I have played a little with fp and pgfmath package, but it seems I am not keen enough in TeX to do it properly. ...
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Aligning top of tabular with surrounding text

How can a tabular environment with a top line be aligned with the surrounding text, so that no space is inserted above the top line of the tabular? \documentclass{standalone} \begin{document} LEFT \...

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