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Aligning header to the right in ConTeXt

I am typesetting a novel in ConTeXt and one of the things I was in need was a way of typesetting headers for scenes. A scene as I understand it, is simply a couple of lines which separate paragraphs, ...
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lhs2tex include file extension

We are using lhs2TeX in a big project. Thus we have many (executable) documents. We have a common .sty file and we also have a common file in which we keep all the often used lhs2TeX directives e.g. ...
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How to put a full citation in the text *without* adding an entry to the bibliography

I'd like to include some full citations in the text of my document, using BibTeX. The bibentry package provides this. However, I would like not to have these items also appear in the bibliography. ...
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Biblatex error can't use file + pdf

For my bibliography, I'm often getting an error message like: Package biblatex Warning: BibTeX reported the following issues (biblatex) with 'Olevsky2000': (biblatex) - ...
3
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1answer
42 views

Checking the mainmatter

I need to check where the text (from package .sty), if it is in the mainmatter section, then include some headers \pagestyle{LL}, if the other then \pagestyle{plain} or some other. Construction ...
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natbib=true with Biblatex gives brackets when command \citetext{\citealp{}} is used

I'm using biblatex with natbib enabled. I would like to insert some text into multiple citations using \citetext as: \citetext{\citep{Ginsburg:1988ie}; but see \citep{Allik:1991ft}} which gives ...
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1answer
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Extra horizontal lines in tabularx package

When I use the tabularx package to generate a table, this happens: \documentclass [12pt]{book} \usepackage{tabularx} % for stretching tables to page width \usepackage{multirow} % for multiple ...
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1answer
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examination paper keeps answer's space white

I make an examination paper template, the paper contains the questions and answers, a switcher is defined for showing on/off answers. it gives all when switcher is on, otherwise only the questions ...
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How can I format the formula

Hi I need to give the syntax of a formula as a figure. How can I format it \begin{figure}[h] Formula $\to$ PrimitiveFormula $\vert$ (Formula Connective Formula) $\vert \neg$ Sentence $\vert$ ...
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How to create this type of logo in latex? [on hold]

Dear friends, How to create this type of logo in latex kindly help me. (Inside hexagons put images or letters)
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2answers
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Align Multiple Equations with multiple expressions

Here what i have done so far. I want the middle space to reduce a bit. \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath, amsthm, amssymb} \begin{document} \begin{align} \Vert\mathbf{R}\Vert_F^2 ...
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1answer
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Is LaTeX commercial free? [on hold]

I'm writing some PDF for a commercial company. I use XeLaTeX to produce the PDF. Currently they ask me to change to MS Word because they have buy the licence. Does the LaTeX have commercial ...
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0answers
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Change Bibliography Title using Natbib, Polyglossia, BibTeX, and XeLaTeX

I'm writing a document in Hebrew, but my references are entirely in English. Because of issues with text alignment in RTL languages, the bibliography is contained in an English block: ...
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Adjust the height of the “|” in a mathematical term

I have a mathematical term produced by two different pieces of code: \displaystyle H\left(\frac{1}{2},\frac{1}{2}\left|_{C_{k}=1}\right.\right) \displaystyle ...
2
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1answer
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\leftmark header without chapter name

I have a twoside document book and I want just to show on the even pages the number of the chapter and the chapter without chapter word. I want it to apper: 6. ¿QUE ES LA NORMA ISO 27001? My code ...
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3answers
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Random non erratic domain in tikz

Is there a way to draw something like this In tikz, without being overly erratic like Drawing random paths in TikZ ?
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1answer
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IEEE template: figure creating space in second column?

I am having this problem: I'm not sure what the issue is. The TeX I'm using for that figure: \begin{figure}[b] \centering \includegraphics[width=1.0\columnwidth]{figures/lowflowstitled.png} ...
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1answer
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Parametric tikzset style with argument

I am working on a way to curtomize @percusse from Simulating hand-drawn lines to make it parametric. My idea is to have something like: \draw[penciline={jag ratio=2},decorate,thick] ...
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1answer
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pdf link does not work with latex/dvips/pstopdf execution

I have this simple LaTeX file: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{hyperref} \hypersetup{% linkcolor=blue, colorlinks=true,% hyperlinks will be black pdfborderstyle={/S/U/W 1}% border style with ...
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1answer
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Package paperandpencil.sty disables page numbering, is there a way to reenable it?

I wrote a questionnaire with LaTeX using the package paperandpencil.sty (http://www.qdds.de/index.php?id=129). The package somehow disables page numbering, but I need the questionnaire to have those. ...
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2answers
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Unwanted Empty Pages, using style file given by university

My university has a titlepage template that they want us to use for the masters thesis. However, it adds an additional empty page before and after the titlepage (gives two afterwards, so one ...
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Rotate figure with package rotating

I'm trying to insert a figure into my appendix that is so wide, that I want to rotate by 90°. Therefore I use the packe "rotating" in the following way: \documentclass[12pt]{report} ...
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Using biblatex - having trouble getting it all working [duplicate]

I've been trying to get it all setup for a while but though the errors have stopped I can't actually get any references working. Here's the references file : 32 @book{wrong, 33 author ...
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2answers
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Inserting Macros in argument of \sindex[]{} aren't expanded

I've to build an individual register with \sindex[]{} from the splitxdx package from an outside generated TeX code. The call name of people with two firstnames is sometimes put in braces, sometimes ...
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1answer
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Compiling hevea-2.19 with Objective Caml compiler v3.11.2

Hevea is a LaTeX to HTML converter, available from http://pauillac.inria.fr/~maranget/hevea/index.html I am trying (and failing) to compile hevea on a CentOS machine for which the yum repositories do ...
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1answer
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Clipping only the bottom of a graph in pgfplots/tikz?

Is it possible to clip only the bottom of a graph? I have a graph with a node above the area of it; when clipping over the entire thing is enabled, the node is cut away. However, no clipping means the ...
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How to configure $PATH (for LaTeX) and run commands in Terminal? [on hold]

I have run into an issue with citations in LaTeX. While the coding is right, I only get a question mark instead of the correct citation. I am using the following template: ...
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KOMA + bigfoot + lineno seem to produce vertical gaps in some cases

in a lengthy critical edition, I am using KOMA-Script, bigfoot and lineno. In certain cases, all involving footnotes, there are vertical gaps on the page containing the footnotes. This affects roughly ...
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2answers
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hyperref targets without \refstepcounter

I am trying to create a document-internal link using the hyperref package. At the position where the link should point to, I execute the following command (as part of the setup of a LaTeX ...
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1answer
34 views

question environment in other classes except exam class

I need to have an environment like \begin{question} to sort questions as what \begin{enumerate} does. I mean something like this: Problems: 1) Prove that .... 2) Show that .... 3) ... ...
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2answers
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Error \centering with \multicolumn

\documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{multirow} \begin{document} \begin{table}[ht!] \caption[Structural properties of $5$ networks ...
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Descriptive text for figure depending on location

I often find myself writing see Figure~\ref{fig:figname}, below or see Figure~\ref{fig:figname}, above, or similar phrases. Is there a way to make LaTeX automatically decide between "above" and ...
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Compilation error with \@xxivpt [on hold]

I want to use in a LaTeX document following templates: Vertical Line Title page Diary Template (Edit 1 version) For vertical line title page I've files title_main.tex and title_commands.tex. If I ...
2
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1answer
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Book title in Revtex bibliography

I'm writing an article using revtex4-1 format, and in order to generate the bibliography I use the BibTeX style apsrev4-1. The problem is that when I cite books, the book title does not break at the ...
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2answers
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Replacing tree-dvips, connect nodes in a tabular environment

I want to get rid of tree-dvips since it is not compatible with xelatex and ps-tricks since it does not compile efficiently with xelatex. I have the following figures: They were typeset by using ...
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2answers
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How to insert a dashed line over a bigwedge symbol so that the dashed line behaves like overline would?

I want to insert a dashed line over symbols \bigwedge and \bigvee in such a way that it looks exactly like a solid line over the same symbols. I know how to insert a solid line over those symbols (for ...
2
votes
2answers
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French spacing with xelatex and Minion Pro

I've just installed the full version of MacTex 2014 on my MacBookpro running OSX 10.8.5, and I'm surprised by the output of this minimal document compiled with xelatex, \documentclass[]{article} ...
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votes
2answers
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Adjust node level using phantom node

Consider the MWE: \documentclass[landscape]{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes,arrows} \begin{document} \tikzset{ treenode/.style = {align=center, inner sep=2pt, rounded corners = ...
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votes
3answers
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Horizontal - Vertical connectors in a tree (in place of slanted lines)

Here is the MWE: \documentclass[landscape]{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes,arrows} \begin{document} \tikzset{ treenode/.style = {align=center, inner sep=2pt, rounded corners = ...
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votes
1answer
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Glossary column header

I'm trying to add headers to the columns in the glossary, but I don't manage to make it work. Does anyone have any idea how to add column headers? The code below change the title of the glossary to ...
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votes
2answers
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Vertical space in table columns

I am creating following form. The table is meant to be filled manually using pen or pencil. But the space that becomes available in each line is limited (vertical). How can I increase vertical space ...
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Examples to convince people Tikz is simply awesome!

During todays lunch break, we got into a little argument about why Tikz is more awesome than other "drawing" software (illustrator, visio, omnigraffle, but also 3d). Unfortunately, me and my ...
3
votes
1answer
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Procedure name with small caps in algorithm2e

I know that procedure in algorithm2e only allows captions like \caption{ProcedureName()}. However, I'd like my procedure to appear in small caps: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} ...
3
votes
1answer
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running number/counter (e.g. {244}{a}) for a text

To assign a running counter to parts (not paragraphs, not lines) of a document with facing greek text and translation (finally I will use eledpar) I need a command (call it \Steph) which 1a) inserts a ...
3
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2answers
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Too much white space around column!

\documentclass[a4paper, 11pts]{exam} \usepackage{multicol, setspace} \usepackage{textcomp, booktabs,colortbl} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} \setlength\columnsep{40pt} \onehalfspacing \begin{document} ...
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votes
0answers
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Another way to do cross-referencing in multiple chapters

I'm trying to do cross-referencing in multiple chapters, this answer of Cross-referencing in multiple chapters provides a nice solution. However, I wonder if there is another solution. More ...
3
votes
1answer
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How to create an abstractbook (collection of abstracts) including affiliations

I need to create an abstractbook, which is the collection of about 20 abstracts. Each abstract should be placed on a single page and each abstract comes with its title and a single or multiple authors ...
5
votes
1answer
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Arrow length in LuaTeX in combination with the unicode-math package

I have a probably rather simple question: Is it possible to use the unicode-math package within LuaLaTeX such that arrows stretch when writing some longer expression above or below it? For example ...
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votes
0answers
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How to convert a Powerpoint template to a Beamer theme?

Fore note: there is a closed question with a similar title, I hope my case is narrow enough to warrant acceptance. The institute has changed name and image; a new batch of logos and powerpoints ...
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How to control the size of the figure?

Without using the include graphic, placing directly within the text a design using TikZ, you can control the size of the figure?

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