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Replicating Lilypond titles in LaTeX

I'm working on a huge project that automatically and without any human intervention generates music scores. Most of the time this is with Lilypond. But some of the scores use graphical notation and ...
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Pagecolor, fancypagestyle and absolute positioning

I am trying to change the pagecolor on a title page, defined within a fancypagestyle. That works fine. I am also using absolute positioning to place text boxes on this title page, I redifne the ...
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KOMA book: correct hyperlink to the index?

So I'm using scrbook, and in the TOC, the link to the Index goes a bit beyond what it should, like described here. Unfortunately the solution described therein is for the book class, and it does not ...
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New command adding extra space

I'm having a problem with a command with empty output adding an extra space. I have a large document that needed a number of corrections. To highlight the text added and removed for easier review, I ...
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Help for a complicated macro: breaking pages at custom places and itemize environment

In this answer, there is a macro that allows one to have a precise control of the page lengths of a document. This macro is too complicated for me and I have found a problem with it. It behaves ...
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how to typeset empty inner product

I want to typeset the following in TeX (without the arguments). < , > I know that I can accomplish this by doing \langle , \rangle As an example I want to write something like the follwing: ...
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Is there a better package to add comment / annotations into your LaTeX pdf than pdfcomment today?

I am aware of the How to annotate PDF files generated by pdflatex? thread where the pdfcomment package is suggested. So this question is simply about whether you think this is still the best option ...
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Help me find limit of sequence [on hold]

Given sequence $(x_n)$ defined by $\begin{cases} x_1 = 1, \\ x_{n+1} = \sin (x_n) \end{cases}$ prove that $ lim_{n\to\infty} (\sqrt{n} x_n) = \sqrt{3}$.
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No Document classes found in LyX on Mac 10.10 Yosemite [duplicate]

I installed MacTex 2014, and then LyX, but when I start LyX up all the document classes are unavailable. Reconfiguring does nothing. Do you have to add something to the path for LyX to know where to ...
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Adding a Table of Contents to the ACM style template

I have been instructed to use the ACM style latex template for an assignment. In the .cls file they provide, I can find the following warning: %%% 4) Marginal paragraphs, tables of contents, ...
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Command \newtheorem* not working [on hold]

In my document I can't use the command \newtheorem* because I get the error: *! LaTeX Error: Command \ * already defined.* By the way the command \newtheorem is working well, so I can't understand ...
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How can I add lots of authors (8 or so) without overfilling the area?

I am writing a document for a group project and I obviously want to include everyone who was worked on this documentation but I'm not sure how I should properly add so many authors to one LaTeX ...
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possible memoir bug with font sizes and \tightlists

It looks to me like memoir is not honoring \tightlists for certain font sizes (nor firmlists, btw). A picture is worth a thousand words: The source code for the screenshot is included below. You ...
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Referencing a table in latex

My latex document is given below. \documentclass[12pt]{report} \linespread{} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{relsize} ...
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Bibliography style of LNCS - how to get it works?

I'm discovering the Lecture Note in Computer Science (LNCS) LATEX template, and I'm in trouble with their bibliography system. When reading their documentation and example, it appears that I only ...
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Gap between double-spaced paragraphs with table

I have the code for a table between two blocks of texts (of multiple paragraphs). When the text is single-spaced, there is no problem; however, when I doublespace the text using setspace and ...
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Problem with \multicolumn in \longtabu environment

I'm a relative newbie to LaTeX and am having a problem with a longtabu table. I've set it up with alternating row colors, which works great. However, this makes the captions on all but the first page ...
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Strange output when citing and in reference list with biber/ biblatex

when I create (using texlive2014/biber/biblatex/csquotes) a references list or when I simply cite something in the text with commands like this \parencite[cf.][]{Hunt2007} or ...
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Suppress the 'note' field using biblatex

I'm using biblatex to handle my references, I prefer the numeric-comp style: \usepackage[ style=numeric-comp, sorting=none, maxcitenames=2, maxbibnames=10, doi=false, ...
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How to automatically add page number for referenced figure/table if not in the immediate text vicinity

I have realised as I write my thesis that at times I need to cite figures from completely different sections to discuss a point that is connected (some are figures in future sections some in past). ...
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Long algorithm doesn't split into two pages

I wrote an algorithm but it is long and it can't fit in one page but my problem is that it doesn't split into two page .. what happen is that a part of the algorithm appears in the first page and the ...
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pgfplots: frame not closed for surface plot

If you compile this MWE you will find that the frame for the 2d plot is closed, but for the contour plot, which is a 3d plot, not. Both figures are taken from the examples from the pgfplots manual. ...
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LyX automatically converts urls to links without asking

I use lyx and I have a weird thing going on there. In the minimal example provided, when I compile it, the text becomes a link. You could export this lyx to a tex file, and this won't happen anymore ...
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Overlapping labels in tikz barplot

I have a problem with the placement and size of nodes in my barplot. I changed the size in the code from \small to \tiny: every node near coord/.append style={font=\tiny} but, the numbers are still ...
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Problem with wrapfig and itemize

If I use an image with wrapfig into or near an itemized list, the result is the image overlapped to the text (see picture). I red a lot of posts related to wrapfig and itemize incompatibility but no ...
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I want to write the examples in non-italic form

I want to write the examples in non-italic form in latex please guide me
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How can I prevent LaTeX from creating en-dash with T1 encoding? [duplicate]

I'm writing a documentation for a command line tool. I typeset command line options with \texttt (eg. \texttt{--help}) because \verb doesn't work in footnote. This works fine with OT1 font encoding. ...
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Table of tables with captions?

Minimal example: \documentclass{scrreprt} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \centering \begin{tabular}{cc} \begin{figure} \begin{tabular}{cc} 0 & 1 \\ 2 & 3 \\ \end{tabular} ...
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\halign does not affect \prevdepth?

What is the purpose of restoring the initial value of \prevdepth at the end of a horizontal alignment: \prevdepth=.1234pt \everycr{\noalign{\dimen0=\prevdepth prevdepth in noalign: \the\dimen0}} ...
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1answer
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Showkeys and Unicode-math conflict

I am using showkeys and unicode-math packages but got the following error ! Missing $ inserted. This is a minimal example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{showkeys} \usepackage{unicode-math} ...
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How to use function \newcommand to turn off math mode? [duplicate]

I have a problem. I defined new commands: \newcommand\be{\begin{equation}} \newcommand\ee{\end{equation}}, which works perfectly for math mode. Then I tried with more advanced formulas: ...
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1answer
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Justified alignment for equations

I am writing a IEEE journal paper full of equations and with center alignment the paper looks so messy. I needed to justified align at least those that are coming successively one after another. I ...
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Using Eukleides

Some background; I am a math teacher and am currently teaching Geometry. Now, I want to make documents containg pretty triangles, squares and lines. My question is twofold: What is the best package ...
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Get the caption of figures to build a personalized list of figures

I would like to build a very simple list of figures (as required by Cambridge Journals). They should be ordered to have a progressive number, thus in order of appearance. First all the figures and ...
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How to justify in APA class

I have a problem with justify in apm.cls. How to get full justyfiy text contained in abstract class apa6.cls.
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MiKTeX: file .sty not found [on hold]

I am trying to compile (on a Windows machine with TeXworks and MiKTeX 2.8) a TeX file which needs the package circuitikz. Unfortunately I get the error: the required file ...
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How can I modify the classicthesis margins only for the tables?

I would like to include some longtables and deluxetables in my PhD thesis written with classicthesis, but I find two problems: The deluxetable is not floating. The longtable is truncated on the left ...
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Reference list of figures with autoref in continuous text

How can I create a reference with \autoref{} to the list of figures (or glossary, list of tables, etc.) within continuous text? Minimal Example \documentclass{article} \usepackage{caption} ...
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White fields in ltjsarticle class

This question is extention for other my question Replacing \fancyhdr with \titlesec in complicated design documents. When I use solution from answer to prevous question with LuaLaTeX and ltjsarticle ...
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1answer
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Vertical align in longtable

I would like the content of the first and second column to be vertically aligned on top, since the 3rd column will contain a bunch of data so it would not be readable if vertically centered (which is ...
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1answer
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How to force caption above a custom text float?

I am trying to make a supplementary information text, which I would input to my main document. I want to have the caption above the text and use caption package for formatting of the caption (required ...
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TexStudio won't compile

I just installed protext for my win 7 (64bit) OS. I have mixtex sucessfully installed and TeXstudio. For some reason I can't compile documents with TeXstudio. If I write minimal tex document and ...
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Supercite in thebibliography

I'm trying to \supercite references in my thesis. \supercite does not work with the bibliography. Can anyone help me please? I need, also, to group together references when they are cited all ...
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1answer
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How to draw multiple arrows in tikz-cd?

I'm having problems in drawing a diagram with multiple arrows between given two objects. For instance, \begin{tikzcd} A \arrow{r}{i_1} &C \arrow{l}{\pi_1} \arrow{r}{\pi_2} &B ...
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1answer
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Insert PDF file in LaTeX

I'm using the following commands to add a *.pdf file into my report: \usepackage{pdfpages} \includepdf[pages=-]{part.pdf} I get the following message (and the PDF is not included): I will ...
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examples for some options for the 'solutions' environment?

Can anyone give an example of how to use the 'pre-hook', 'post-hook', 'pre-body-hook' and 'post-body-hook' options for the solutions environment of the exsheets package please? They don't seem to do ...
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Roman numbered sections missing when using titletoc

Working on my thesis template and need help understanding titletoc. I've found an example of a TOC i liked, copy/paste, looks wonderful, but my sections that have roman numerals are missing their ...
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Customizing bibliography style

In my PhD thesis I need to produce following type of Bibliography: I shall appreciate to get any idea about it using Lyx and JabRef AGUNLOYE C.A., ESURUOSO G.O., AGOJI I., OGUNDIPE G.AT., AGBEDE ...
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1answer
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How can I tell chktex that I have checked the next line?

I use chktex to check my bachelor's thesis for mistakes. I get a lot of warnings and I would like to get rid of them. For example, I have a line ...
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votes
1answer
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How can I write a command that defines another macro which may optionally be prefixed by \global?

In various contexts I define a macro such as \makeatletter \newcommand\aedosomething{\ae@do@something} \def\ae@do@something#1#2#3{%% %% do something with arguments #2 and #3 \def#1{<result ...

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