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Plotting Floating point number when changes are very small in data

I want to plot the following data, i am using the CSV file, and pgfplotstable package. (0,2.42130785530195E-02), (113.8,2.42130785530195E-02), (227.6,2.42130781357695E-02), ...
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Section-wise Table of Contents for Articles [duplicate]

Is it possible to have a section-wise Table of Contents in the article class?
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Placing a figure inside a table which needs to be listed in the table of figures

I need to put a figure inside a table and then list it in the table of figures. What I made and failed is this: \begin{longtabu} to \textwidth {..omitted for brevity...} \caption{Table of components} ...
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How to suppress footnotes in pdf output?

I have an ambitious plan to annotate and comment a fairly lengthy book that is in the public domain. I plan on doing this through extensive footnoting, but I was wondering if there is any way, once ...
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How to get LaTeX to ignore a specific warning?

I use \over even though it is a bad practice (yes, yes, I know I shouldn't). Whenever I compile a LaTeX file using it, I get the message: Foreign command \over; \frac or \genfrac should be used ...
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memoir \setfloatadjustment does not work after loading fixltx2e

Consider the following snippet: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{fixltx2e} \setfloatadjustment{figure}{\raggedleft} \begin{document} \begin{figure} ABC \end{figure} \end{document} When you ...
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Plot Width Error with pgfplot's groupplot in Beamer

I am making a 3x3 matrix of plots in a beamer slide. Position (1,1) is empty, the rest of the first row has column titles and the rest of the first column has row titles. Positions (2,2) to (3,3) ...
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Is this sacrificial command a good idea?

I have this command: \newcommand{\name}[1]{\edef\name{#1}} You first call it as in \name{Don} and afterwards you can refer to Don using \name. Is this an accetable way to express a constant that ...
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page numbers in bibliography file

I'm using \documentclass[journal]{IEEEtran} \begin{document} \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} \bibliography{IEEEabrv,bibliography} \end{document} One reference in my biliography.bib file I have: ...
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Figure spacing carrying over to next page

I'm trying to make an image align with the text it's positioned next to. I've managed to make the top align fine by using \setlength{\intextsep}{0em}%, but for some reason the bottom vertical spacing ...
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layout print in minipage

I need to print a page with some information on it and I also liked to print the layout of the page but I don't want it to cover the full page as is usually printed by using the \layout command from ...
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Started using Latex [on hold]

I've installed Miktex 2.9 and Texmaker 4.4 to be used as editor. I can write equations. I'm just practicing with it; I want to draw sine wave, vector diagram for some electrical circuit analysis, ...
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Look for file in different directory

I'm using gnuplot to graph some things and I have to embed the graphics in latex. The document class I'm using is article. I'm using an epslatex terminal in gnuplot so I get two files, a .tex and a ...
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shrink knitr output to multiple columns

I am providing a very simple example here. In my dataset, I have 50+ names in column. I get annoyed by the fact that colnames() output takes 50+ lines too! Is it possible to divide the output over ...
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How can I override geometry's scale in the preamble? (E.g. if a class or package has set a default using geometry.)

With some geometry options, it is possible to override a previous setting in the preamble. For example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{geometry} \geometry{hmarginratio=1:1} ...
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biblatex custom style no numbering in bibliography

se community, i would like to write my masters thesis in tex using miktex + texstudio. i wrote my bachelors thesis using bibtex and now switched to biblatex + biber. i was searching for a citation ...
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Matrix in matrix: how to adjust vertical space?

Normally, I'm kind of a Latex guru and I find solutions to problems easily with sites like this, but now I encountered something I cannot find an appropriate solution for: I have matrices within a ...
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How to get a large division symbol?

I'm using: \documentclass[journal,transmag]{IEEEtran} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{breqn} \begin{document} \begin{align} something&\left(\sum_{n}\right.\nonumber\\ ...
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Manually numbering an equation in Beamer

Similar to an old 2011 posting here, I would like to manually tag a particular line of equation with number in Beamer. I tried using \tag{} command but it does not work, putting in ...
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Biblatex not putting a dot behind “abbreviated” single character author name

Here it is claimed that using biber as backend is enough to correctly "abbreviate" with a dot author names given as a single character, however, from my MWE it does not seem like this would be the ...
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Bad math delimiter in Scientific WorkPlace

I have a .tex file that I created in Texshop, but I need to open and compile it into pdf in Scientific Workplace. It can compile no problem in Texshop, but I receive the Bad math delimiter error when ...
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cross out the text in the section title

It seems that \st{} for crossing out a text (strike through) doesn't work on the section title. For example, this \documentclass{article} \usepackage{soul,color} \begin{document} ...
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How to format line in algorithm

I use ACM conference paper template (Two columns) to write paper. The problems bug me for a long time about Algorithms format: The function name always converted to UPPERCASE. Larger blank between ...
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Automatically get abstracts from online source [on hold]

Is there a way to automatically get the abstracts associated with a .bib file? Im using qiqqa right now as a reference manager, and its bibtex sniffer has been great. However, 98% of the items Ive ...
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I am trying to break this standalone image into two rows

I have used standalone to generate this picture: I would like to put C and D below A and B and aligned them. Is there a simple command line? Thank you very much for your time! Here is my code: ...
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LaTeX/BibTeX do not like a certain URL

I have a Bibtex entry that contains a URL that latex does not like: http://www-nlpir.nist.gov/projects/duc/duc2007/assessor.update_summarization.instructions.pdf I get this error: Missing $ ...
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How to resize caption with a plot when the caption comes first?

I am writing my thesis. I have to put my captions above my figures. I have to use figures because the template we use automatically creates a table of contents for us. I use pgfplots to graph my data. ...
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Drawing Fourier expansion using pgfplots

I need to plot the case with M = 16: Unfortunately, the way I'm doing it seems completely wrong: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{pgfplots} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[h] ...
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Lualatex not found

When I run pandoc markdown.md --template=/Users/xxx/Documents/Pandoc-Templates/default_copy.latex --latex-engine=lualatex -o test.pdf I get the following error message: pandoc: lualatex not found. ...
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chunk on a new page in knitr

I have a situation where i am knitting a bunch of figures in \enumerate and figures are big such that I would prefer one page for every figure. \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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garamondx doesn't typeset double quotes correctly. [duplicate]

When I use the garamondx package, latex no longer typesets double quotes correctly (see code below). Instead, double quote left is replaced with a superscript v symbol, and double quote right is ...
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Can't change font size in ACM SIG Template

I'm using the ACM SIG Template for personal purpose and I try to make the main font bigger but it is somehow locked and I can't figure out how to change it. I know that it is supposed to be locked on ...
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\newcomand causes failure [duplicate]

im new to Latex, so pleas make explenation easy ;) im working with latest latex version on miktex i tried some \newcommand today and caused an error with this command: \newcommand{\N0}{ n_{0} }. when ...
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Multiple font sizes in a section heading [duplicate]

I'm currently writing a paper for a conference which requires the first letter of words in section titles to be size 10 font, and all subsequent letters to be size 8 (all capital). I've had a look at ...
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Putting more than one image in one appendix

I am writing my PhD thesis on Sharelatex after having uploaded the template provided by my university. Usually, I try to solve this sort of problems on my own, but this time I couldn't really figure ...
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Setting text in footer on page and in header on next page

The following tex file is trying to set a text (in this case a number, but it could be a string as well) in the footer of one page and the same value in the header on the following page. The idea is ...
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Even vertical spacing in multline and gather environments

Using fractions or expressions with sub- and superscripts may lead to uneven vertical spacing in math environments spanning several lines (i.e., align, gather, multline,...). A fix for align was ...
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I am trouble syncing page/figure numbers with images

I am writing my M.Sc. thesis and have made graphs with captions. It's the first time that I am using latex and really love it. I still have a learning curve. I have made my graphs with standalone. ...
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Keeping underscores in parameters even inside NewEnviron environments

I followed this answer to define a command such that underscores in its parameter can be kept. However, this does not work if the command is called inside an environment that has been defined with ...
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Picture under text

I ran into a problem while adding pictures to my pdf. I do it with this: \begin{figure}[h] \vspace{-5mm} \centering \includegraphics{2} \vspace{-5mm} \end{figure} vspace is there ...
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Naming Externalized Images via MD5 Sum

I have a large presentation with over 200 figures (mainly created through stepping through each image). I'm using the external library to cache the results to great effect. Each figure is cached in ...
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Implement fixedlabel in memoir

I would like to implement a command called \newfixedlabel in analogy of memoirs \newfixedcaption in such a way that: \begin{myfloat} \caption{...} \label{myfloat:a} ... \end{myfloat} Yields the ...
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Longtable integration Stata

As far as I am aware, the available commands that produce LaTeX-formatted tables of stored estimates using Stata, will only produce tables using either the table or tabular environments. Do any other ...
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Text next to an xskak diagram?

The \chessboard command from xskak.sty assembles the board using glyphs from a chess font. This causes me a ton of headaches trying put explanatory text next to a board. The first and most obvious ...
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Exclude \fullcite{…} citation from bibliography and bibliography-counter

I try to exclude fullcite entries from my Bibliography. I found this very useful answer Exclude \fullcite{…} citation from bibliography but i have the problem that this excluded entries still impact ...
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1answer
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Plot data row-wise with pgfplots

I have some data stored to file, that I would like to plot with pgfplots. The data is stored row-wise, that is the file looks something like this: a 1 2 3 4 5 b 6 7 8 9 0 c 2 4 6 8 0 ... ...
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Multi-line alignment : two pictures on the first line, third picture on the second line in a square fashion

I have three picture to show, in three different aspect ratios, and I'd like to align them so that the two first have the same height on the first line and the third has the width of the two first, so ...
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Which rating symbols are recommended? [on hold]

I have to evaluate several types. The first evaluation is on features these types have. There are only two answers possible: Yes the feature is existent in the type or No the feature isn't present. I ...
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1answer
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Aligning objects

I'm writing my first formal specification document and I'm having trouble trying to align text to the left and a tabular table on the right. Thanks. \begin{flushleft} A patient population ...
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How to make a link within a TeX file into to a page of an existing PDF file

Suppose there is a large online textbook in PDF, without TeX source code. How do I refer to a certain page of it within my PDFLaTeX document?

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