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Combining enumerate and align works in theorem environment, but not outside the theorem environment

I was using MWE 1 (which worked fine), but now I want to get rid of the theorem environment (MWE 2). However, that does not work and I get the following error. Any idea how I can make MWE 2 work? ...
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Reference year sequence change

I am working with a report type document, with the settings of: \usepackage[round]{natbib} % omit 'round' option if you prefer square brackets \bibliographystyle{plainnat} \setlength{\bibsep}{18pt} ...
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latexmk: jobname option and clean up incompatibility?

I'm using latexmk in a Makefile to compile my document. Since I want my output filename to be different from the input filename, I use latexmk's option jobname. The problem is: it seems to be ...
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Picture goes to a new page when inserted

I have now managed to insert a picture into my LaTeX...but now, I cannot place it where I want it to go :/ For some bizarre reason, the picture, when inserted, goes to the next page, a new page, ...
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Abbreviations list by using \DeclareAcronym : delete \ac{cip}

I have one problem related to Abbreviation list: First I define the abbreviations: such as \DeclareAcronym{cip}{ short = CIP , long = Common Industry Protocol, class = abbrev } ...
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Custom code is overwriting some of the main code. Formatting problem

I am creating a document that requires some editing in the the normal ShareLaTeX format. I've googled my problem and the code seems to do the job: ...
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Longtable headings don't appear with fullwidth package

I'm writing a document with long and wide tables spilling over the margin area in a two side document class. I'm using the Marco Daniel's fullwidth package. Using longtable (and even longtabu) the ...
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TikZ draw objects with fields

How can I draw using TikZ (or other libraries) something like this:
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Splitting commands over multiple lines

We have a command used to typeset things in a specific font and colour. Sometimes, what is given to this command is large and it needs to be split into multiple lines within the same align or ...
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biblatex footcite style

I'm currently using biblatex and biber for my bibliography. While using bibstyle=alphabetic and citestyle=alphabetic generates the desired output, I want to edit the footcite format. As you might ...
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Problem with Tikzpicture and \matrix

I need to write two words in each node for a tikzpicture. The probles is that the words are not displayed correctly [see the code below]: I want to write the two words inside a single node (e.g., ...
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two column with linenumber outer text-area

I would like to print the linenumbers in the outer-margin. How do get the linenumbers in the margin (in this example linenumbers 33 to 63 should be print in right column)? My LaTeX Code is: ...
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tocloft.sty not found

I am confused by MiKTex installation. In my LaTeX document I used tocloft package (with no errors) but the Package Manager said it was not installed! I wanted to make some changes in tocloft.sty so I ...
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gb4e: Highlighting examples

In a presentation of a colleague I saw that his examples were displayed in a filled grey square (he used powerpoint). This impressed me, because it highlighted the examples in a subtle and modest way. ...
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Default curve style in pgfplots

Can I set a default style for curves in pgfplots? E.g. I want all my curves in my document to be blue, axes black.
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Spiral around cylinder [duplicate]

i want to draw a spiral around cylinder. Can you help me? something like that http://www.unitmath.com/um/p/Examples/GeometricSolids/Spiral.gif Thank you very much.
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Verbatim Frame Incompatibility [duplicate]

It's driving me nuts that using verbatim causes the \end{frame} statement to throw an error. How do I fix this? LaTeX: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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LaTex capacity exceeded - pdf latex [on hold]

Using pdflatex on Ubuntu 14.04 to produce a large PDF file. I get the capacity exceeded error. The error has appeared all of a sudden - I was able to produce 200 MB file before. I have changed the ...
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How to change the numbering style of subcaption only

This question is somehow related to Change counter style for caption. But here I want to use subcaptions as well. I want to create myStyle for captions. \DeclareCaptionFormat has three options. From ...
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How to put the thank you slide style into a beamertheme?

I have designed/hacked together a university LaTeX Beamer theme for my presentation purposes. I have pretty much everything working as it should (could be better), but now I'd like to be able to ...
2
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1answer
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LuaLaTeX luaotfload: LuaTeX error: stack overflow (too many arguments)

As I was trying to compile a document with LuaLaTex, which used to compile well before, lualatex finished on an error: luaotfload | db : Font names database not found, generating new one. luaotfload ...
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Question about bolding math and text simultaneously

Let me preface this by saying I am fairly hack-and-slash when it comes to LaTeX and so my solutions aren't generally very elegant. Also I will try to be specific with my question, but if you need more ...
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\part command before facing pages

Currently I'm typesetting a book where I want to you the \part*{} sectioning command to separate a preface from a text edition that uses faceing pages (eledmac/eledpar). The problem is that I get two ...
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Changing the font size of rotatebox

How can we change the font size of the text appearing in the rotatebox? For example: \rotatebox{90}{test text} I would like to change the size of "test text".
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Difference in usage between \subequations and \gather?

I wonder how environment \subequations is different from \gather. I know the numbering format for the two is a little bit different and you can refer to a single equation in \subequations environment. ...
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Text highlight not working with Texworks after last update

After the last update release, syntax colouring and spelling does not work anymore on Texworks. I tried playing around with commands "Format->Syntax coloring" but it doesn't help. Any clue?
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pgf/TikZ: environment pgfinterruptclipping?

Is it possible to interrupt clipping? In other words: Does anything similar to the pgfinterruptboundingbox environment exist? I tried it with the pgfinterruptpath environment and am a bit surprised ...
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Spacing issue with defined character [duplicate]

I needed a character that looks like a d with a bar through it, so I found this snippet of code. \newcommand{\dbar}{{\mathchar'26\mkern-12mu d}} This creates the right character, but it doesn't ...
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How to make equation text size to be normal

The letters in my equation are shrinking and I'm trying to revert that: I'd like them to appear as follows: If you notice you can see that the parenthesis' size on second image vary like 3 times ...
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\includegraphics command is “an undefined control sequence”? [on hold]

I just posted a question on LateX but here's another... Simply, how do I add pictures and what exactly is the principle to it in Latex? I mean, I google, I see a bunch of commands but honestly, I do ...
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Why am I getting a double subscript error?

The following compiles just fine: ${a_b}_c$. But when I try to add an accent over the 'a', as in ${\hat a_b}_c$, I get an error message: ? ! Double subscript. l.1187 ${\hat a_b}_ ...
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How do you create a set in LateX?

I am very lost. I haven't been liking LaTeX as it's quite hard for me to get the hang of it, so I've decided to practice on my own during the summer, but I am already stuck on something that seems ...
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Syntax coloring stopped working after updating TeXworks to 0.4.6

Today I updated TeXworks editor (from the MikTeX 2.9 update tool) to version 0.4.6 and the syntax highlighting is not working any longer. Is there some workaround I may apply to solve the issue? ...
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Creating a textual timeline

I am trying to create a timeline and looking for the appropriate package, if such exists. I have learnt about the chronology package, but this seems to provide a horizontal chronological graphical ...
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1answer
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TeX Live Manager broken. How can I unbreak it or diagnose the problem?

I am running upstream's TeX Live 2015 on GNU/Linux. TeX Live Manager was successfully used to update the installation at, I think, around 17.00 on 26 June. Perl packages were updated as part of a ...
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Static labels on rotating arrows in TikZ

Update after answer: After employing the very helpful answer below, my animation now looks like this, and all labels are "glued" in place. Thank you very much!* Original question: I have the ...
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Title page with title in a fixed vertical position

I'm making a custom (kind of) title page. Vertically, it contains a tabularx with a set of logos, then comes the title, the author, ... I want to remove the tabularx but keep everything else in the ...
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Difference of Beamercolorbox in the setbeamertemplate and that in the normal text

I use the beamercolorboxes both in the \setbeamertemplate and in the normal text. However their shadows appear differently. The code is: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Madrid} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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page margin for pages with chapter are wrong

I am having trouble with the marging of my thesis. I am using a template which worked perfectly for a previous paper some 2 years ago but now when I create a pdf the margin on pages containing a ...
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1answer
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Stack three tables sideways

I need to stack three sideway tables. My code makes Latex remove the captions somehow. It reports floatrow error, caption(s) lost. Is there also a way to align all three tables to the bottom of the ...
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1answer
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Indents in scientific articles (ACM)

I am completely new to TeX and would like to create a document building on the ACM Guidelines. Papers I've seen using these guidelines such as "Driven by Food: Modeling Geographic Choice" have a small ...
3
votes
2answers
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Writing info into a tree

I want to draw this tree, but I want the data on the branches to be parallel to the branch, not like the result I am getting Thank you! \documentclass[12pt,oneside,a4paper,fleqn]{report} ...
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Why does “fi” render to 㐌 when I compile my Latex to SVG using dvisvgm?

I wanted to compile the following Latex \documentclass[preview]{standalone} \nonstopmode \begin{document} I want to write f i r s t but this is the result: first \end{document} to svg by using ...
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Draw axis line on top macro does not work with colorbar

I have a macro from here: Force "axis on top" for plotmarks in pgfplots Which allows me to draw the axis line on top of the markers. However, if I use it in conjunction with a colorbar, it ...
3
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1answer
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natbib - bibliography

After some research I found the bibliographystyle "humannat". It does look exactly the way I was looking for, except the new line after "Name, First Name" \documentclass{article} ...
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0answers
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switching to pdf view with Adobe Acrobat DC

I just installed Lyx 2.1 on my computer for the first time. I wanted to create my first trial pdf but switching to viewing mode is for some reason not working with the Acrobat Reader DC. I tried many ...
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Substitution to double money sign $$ [duplicate]

When I insert the double money sign $$ we have the equation stressed centered. I would like to know if it's possible to have a substitute for the double money sign $$. I'm looking for a symbol to get ...
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How to fix or change small caps bookmark?

One of the cool feactures of the hyperref package is the ability to make fancy pdf bookmarks. However, for some reason it does not work correctly for smallcaps (see aSmallCapsTitle in the ...
2
votes
1answer
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Two tables side-by-side in LaTeX that will page break

I am creating a .Rnw file in Rstudio. I then knit it using: knit("code.Rnw","code.tex") I am trying to get two tables side-by-side. In case they are long, I would like them to automatically page ...
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Can I increase the accuracy of pgfplots?

Working on a pgfplots solution to this question, I faced the following problem. When I plot only one branch of a square root function, the plot seems to be OK; but when I add the minus part of the ...

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