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BibTeX “1. No Title” Reference?

I am having a strange error with my bibliography. Notice the first reference in the attached screen-shot (number 1). It says "No title". Moreover, if I search for the reference all over the PDF file ...
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Kerning the table contents

I have the MWE as follows: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{caption} \captionsetup[table]{position=bottom} \begin{document} \begin{table} \centering \begin{tabular}{|r|l|} \hline ...
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Problem with 'longtable' and the width of the table

I'm using the package longtable to define a table in two pages but it has too much width when I write long text in a cell that fills until the border of the page and doesn´t have room for all the ...
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Is there a way to know how often latex has already run? [duplicate]

A few days ago, I have seen an example of a latex file, that did conditional \defs on subsequent runs but I can't find that one again. I still remember that it was by looking into the \jobname.aux do ...
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Rotated figures and tables with xelatex in PoD book [on hold]

We produced several Print on Demand books and the printed copies have the pages with sideways figures rotated: This is the book. The figure is on page 5. I know about the auto-rotate option, but ...
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Colored margin with vertical text

What I'd like to reproduce on LaTeX can be seen on the picture below. I am writing my master thesis (book style) and I'd like to add a colored margin on every page (on the right for the right pages ...
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Hyperref and hyperlinks

With the following MWE: \documentclass[a4paper]{report} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \href{en.wikipedia.org}{\emph{gungumapu}} \href{en.wikipedia.org}{gungumapu} \end{document} I would ...
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Citing a report with an institutional author

How would you commonly register a report from an institution in Biblatex like the following: @Report{OUNHCHR2014, Title = {The right to privacy in the digital age}, Author ...
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How to insert a personalised centred horizontal line separation in a thesis title page

I am trying to insert a horizontal line to separate the title of my thesis and the subtitle that simply describes that it is a PhD Tesis. However I have played around with \hrule and \hfill commands ...
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Are (La)TeX macro/command names restricted to ASCII code characters (letters)?

Perhaps this question has been asked already, but my search efforts were unsuccessful. Is it necessary to have ASCII characters (i.e. letters basically [a..z,A..Z], special characters such as \( etc ...
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Bad interaction between alltt package and babel with the italian option

Given the following MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[italian]{babel} \usepackage{alltt} \begin{document} \begin{alltt} \(\sb{1,1}\) \end{alltt} \end{document} I get the error: TeX ...
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Citing a reference and the equation therein [duplicate]

I am citing a book in my report. I want to add the equation number to the reference i.e. I want the reference to appear like [10, eq.8.145]. Thank you.
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Create Title Page with Hepthesis produces error

I'm trying to create a title page with hepthesis but run into problems. Could you hint me in the direction where I skrewed up? MWE1: \documentclass[oneside,a4paper,]{hepthesis} \begin{document} ...
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Remove margin text from classic-thesis

How can I remove the margin text from classic-thesis style?
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textsl in Beamer

I notice that the \textit and \textsl behave much alike in Beamer. The following MWE produces the image: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{} \textsl{Welcome to my world!} ...
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Graphics: Moving Images and aligning with text

So currently I have this code written out: \begin{figure}[ht!] \includegraphics[width=60mm, scale=0.3]{titanium-distillation-vessel.jpg} \caption{Argon Vessel, containing TiCl$_{4}$ and Mg} ...
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Something like \setkomafont{item}{\sffamily}

Just to confirm I didn’t overlook something: It’s possible in KOMA-Script to change the font of the item label in description lists, but neither the label of enumerate and itemize items nor the item ...
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Centering equation number, removing margin specification

After many hours, I have gotten (close) to my desired end product. Now I just need to figure out how to put the: (1) in the center of the right of the equations Make the margins the LateX default, ...
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pgfplots - How can I use the same single coordinate from multiple data files for one plot?

I have multiple .csv files which are organized like force-stats.txt (see MWE below). I'd like to make a plot based on several single points in these data files. Is this possible? So far searches with ...
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Margins/Borders in the figure environment

I am designing a poster using the beamerposter package. Many of the blocks I have on this poster have, as to be expected, figures. My problem is that, in many cases, the figures are at the end of the ...
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Zooming effect with prosper class

I use prosper class and I want to use zoom effect like in this page: Zooming images out to specific locations in beamer the code dosn't work with me on prosper class, I need some help. thanks :)
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How to divide with tikz calc (to find center of mass)

I am trying to calculate the center of mass of a few coordinates and the logical way of adding up and then dividing results in an error. \documentclass[a4paper,14pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Do a chemical notation of an element

So, at school (outside the US) our teacher has given us this type of chemical notation: Where Ar is the relative atomic mass, Z atomic number, p protons, n neutrons. Example: UPDATE: I want to ...
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Make pgfplot load data automatically

I have a (hopefully) nice pgfplot (If you have any optimization suggestions towards the layout, don't hesitate to tell me :) ), which I will be using repeatedly. Therefore I would like to create a new ...
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Different proofs in amsmath with different QED symbol?

I'm trying to expand the amsmath package to get two different proof environments: \begin{proof} ... \end{proof} and \begin{proof*} ... \end{proof*} so proof* should act exactly like proof except ...
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Cannot convert to Chicago style in biblatex-chicago with notes

could you please help me! I need to convert a text to Chicago style with short notes and bibliography afterwards, like this: as Dahl has shown,56 Notes 56. Dahl, Democracy, Chs 1 and 2. ...
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Opacity of images in TikZ with beamer

I'm creating some slides and want to integrate a (pixel) graphic in a TikZ picture with opacity less than 1. I expect this code to work: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz,graphicx} ...
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Integration with textstyle fractions limits

I am trying to write an integration question like below with amsmath package: \displaystyle\int_{\frac{\pi}{4}}^{\frac{\pi}{2}}\sin x\,\mathrm{d}x However, the two fractions limits appear to be too ...
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Replacing some macro tokens in a list before \write ing

I'm trying to hack a bibliography package (amsrefs), and fall into the following problem. I'm trying to convert the amsrefs format back to .bib files. This doesn't quite work, because strings get ...
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How to keep image file extension when exporting LyX to LaTeX

With the workflow: LyX -> LaTeX -> ePub (via pandoc) And I'm having a problem where an image filename included in LyX (say "image.jpg") will be converted into "image" (no extension) in LaTeX. pandoc ...
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Headings including sections and/or subsections

i got a problem with my headings. This is what I defined: \documentclass[paper=a4,12pt,bibliography=totoc,twoside,headsepline]{scrartcl} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} ...
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Image next to paragraph, start next paragraph below both

In LaTeX, I have a number of short paragraphs, each with a headline and an image on the right side. % First section \spacedlowsmallcaps{Some headline} \begin{floatingfigure}[r]{4.5cm} ...
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Problem with elsarticle and lineno

I am using the elsarticle class in order to typeset a preprint of an article I am writing. I wanted to add line numbering in order to make the revision easier, so I included the lineno package. This ...
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Comma separator for \citet and semicolon separator for \citep (in the last reference with \citet)

I need an answer about this problem and many of the accepted solution herein (StackExchange) do not work for me! For example A comma separator for \citet and a semicolon separator for \citep ...
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inputenc.sty error

LaTeX Error: File `latin.def' not found. Type X to quit or <RETURN> to proceed, or enter new name. (Default extension: def) Enter file name: ! Emergency stop. i would like to compile on file ...
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pgfplots - How to draw zero line for y (from xmin to xmax) when one uses symbolic x coords?

Based on the code provided by Jake: \draw[very thin] (axis cs:\pgfkeysvalueof{/pgfplots/xmin},0) -- (axis cs:\pgfkeysvalueof{/pgfplots/xmax},0); I am drawing a zero line for y-values for bar plots. ...
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pgfplots - How can I fill the background to a “node near a coordinate”?

I'd like to have the nodes/values for each plot fill with white, so the grids get overdrawn, so to speak. Is this possible? (Note: I only activated the major grid for x for the sake of the thread.) ...
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Why can't split with curly-brace be inside align but it can be inside gather?

The following code snippet will guide you through the issue chronologically. \documentclass[preview,border=12pt,12pt]{standalone} \usepackage{mathtools} \begin{document} \section*{gather+aligned} ...
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subfiles in TeXworks pdflatex

I have a problem with subfiles. I have created a main file and then a subfile. Unfortunately when the subfile is called with \input{...} the main file does not find it; however there is no error ...
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Title distance to axis/labels [duplicate]

How can I change the distance from the title to the axis of a plot? I'd like to have some tick labels at a axis at the top of a plot and a title above it. The title and the labels are written to near ...
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How do I move the x labels to the left but move origin label to the right?

See below for the code that generates the image below. How do I move the x labels out of the way to the left, but move the zero to the right? \documentclass[border=12pt]{standalone} ...
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Cancel (cross out) normal text in non-math mode

I want to cross out a letter. I found Draw a diagonal arrow across an expression in a formula to show that it vanishes but this works in mathmode only and mathmode changes the font. Is there a way to ...
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How to install Tex in Ubuntu… for a newbie

Im trying to install texlive or any tex editor.. I will be using it for document preparation for my coursework. could anybody give me a step by step way to install any kind of tex on my Ubuntu system? ...
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What should I pass to Derive to get a normal line of a polar plot?

\documentclass[pstricks,border=12pt,dvipsnames]{standalone} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \psset { urx=15pt, ury=15pt, llx=-5pt, lly=-5pt, xAxisLabel=$x$, yAxisLabel=$y$, ...
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Flip x and y axis of ternary graph

I am trying to reproduce the USDA Soil Triangle. To do so, I would need to flip the x and y axis of the default pgfplots-ternary. I understand, that I could switch my inputs (don't really want to do ...
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“LaTeX Error: Not in outer par mode.” for table that previously worked fine [on hold]

I got the error message "LaTeX Error: Not in outer par mode." for a table that previously has given me no trouble. The only changes I have made recently are to the text elsewhere in the paper. How ...
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Graph not properly rendered in tikz

I have the following data in data.dat file . TA | OP 6 | 20 17 | 24 18 | 17 19 | 17 22 | 19 33 | 27 19 | 28 13 | 18 24 | 16 19 | 19 9 | 18 21 | 22 16 | 10 19 | 12 ...
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Positioning tikz nodes to the top

I have four circles in a beamer frame, \begin{tikzpicture}[% common options for the circles: ball/.style = {circle, draw, align=center, anchor=north, inner sep=0}] \node<1>[ball,text ...
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What causes the polar plot of an ellipse to look different from its parametric plot? [on hold]

\documentclass[pstricks,border=12pt]{standalone} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \psset { urx=15pt, ury=15pt, llx=-5pt, lly=-5pt, xAxisLabel=$x$, yAxisLabel=$y$, algebraic, ...
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How do I fix this error with my arrows

I am using tikz to generate sine and cosine graphs with arrows at the ends of each curve. The arrows appear fine for the sine curve, but not so for the cosine curve. Why does this occur and how do I ...

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