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### Leave math content alone with tex4ht for MathJax [duplicate]

This question and answer explain how one could use tex4ht to convert tex to html with MathJax reading the math. One (of several) problem(s) I am having is that my document uses \cancel from the cancel ...
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### lualatex fontdb keeps rebuilding

I am using lualatex just because I can use current common font types. My project has its oddities, so it takes 5 lualatex runs for a complete build. I noticed a lot of the build time is for rebuilding ...
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### authors with multiple papers, possessive (genitive) form of citation command

I'm having difficulties of citing author which has multiple papers (different years) with possessive (genitive) case. I want the citation like Smith's (1997,2001). I manage to have Smith's ...
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### Tensioning/dummy vertices in FeynMF diagram

This diagram: is generated from the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{feynmp-auto} \begin{document} \begin{fmffile}{crazy} \begin{fmfgraph*}(140,85) \fmfstraight \fmfleft{...
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### Is it possible to conditionally execute statements based on the translating engine, within Plain TeX?

Note that this question is about Plain TeX, not LaTeX. Consider the following example. \pdfpagewidth 8.5 in \pdfpageheight 11 in foobar \bye Under pdftex, this will work fine. However, this will ...
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### \'. gives error when fontspec package is used

The following minimal example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \begin{document} The logo \TeX\'. \end{document} produces the error: ./test.tex:5: Argument of \end has an extra }. &...
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### Full width landscape image in koma script [duplicate]

I need an image the biggest possible and then show it in landscape. I use koma options in a classic thesis flavour. I don't find any solution to have it bigger than the textwidth but staying in the ...
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### Actuarial notation [duplicate]

The symbol that sits over this subscript "n" is used frequently in "actuarial notation". How should it be coded in LaTeX? http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/5/56/Actuarial_notation.svg
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### A voltage graph in PGF plots

Would it be possible to achieve this in PGF plots? I can manage to get a sine wave and draw the sawtooth looking wave but cant get it all together
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### always showing this error

From the beginning it was not working. I first checked the commands pannel in the configuration and corrected it but to no avail. I selected my file in the pdflatex in the commands panel but there was ...
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### Complicated tikz vector diagram (Approximate Miss Distance Produced by Turns)

I like to reproduce the following image from an 1957 aviation report in tikz pgfplots. It is fairly complicated and I'm not sure how to approach it. Nodes and positioning is too much a hassle / ...
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### bad generators of keys in a particular bst style

I have the following the .tex file: \documentclass{article}[10pt] \usepackage{jucs2e} \usepackage{url} \begin{document} \title{Title} \maketitle cite~\cite{EnviroTrack} \bibliographystyle{jucs} ...
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### hyperref URL using BibTeX

I am trying to hyperrefan URL using class scrartcl, Bibtex, package natbib and bibliography style authordate1. The paper is characterised as @article in the .bibfile and as the URL entry is not used ...
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### How to use more than one color in the headrule using package fancyhdr

I would like to create some headrules with more than one color inside. The problem is that I get the following warning in the log : pdfTeX warning: pdflatex: pop empty color page stack 0 The ...
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### I have a table written in LaTeX but I do not fully understand some symbols can you guys help me?

\begin{table}[h] \centering \caption{Minimum Deviation ${D}_m$ from ${R}_1$} \begin{tabular}{|c|>{$}c<{$}|} \hline Color & \text{Angle ($^\circ$)} \\ \hline Red Medium & 48.17 \pm 0.25 \...
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### 'Smoothness' differences on Font when using PdfTeX over PdfLaTeX

So I've been writing some notes from a class in LaTeX, but recently I found some notes on the internet (.tex) written in Plain TeX, so when I compiled them I found out the font (Computer Modern) looks ...
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### How to add a percent symbol in table column along with vertical and horizontal cell padding?

I want to create a similar table as in image. I don't know how to customize table border thickness and color scheme as in picture to achieve the desired output. Code: How many rows should i span 4 or ...
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### Negated binary or relation symbols in lualatex of xelatex

According to this answer http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/82121/16895 \not is defined (in unicode-math) to look for the next csname and to see if there is a csname prefixed with n or not. However, ...
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### Creating overlapping text and image

I am trying to make a title page for my master's thesis, and I want my name (written in text) and signature (with transparent background) slightly overlapping. My thought was to adjust the distance ...
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### Reducing page margin of Springer LNCS format

I am using Springer LNCS format to author a paper. However, the page margin seems to be too wide. How can it be reduced to a decent value? Here is the CLS style file. Because of post size limit, I ...
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### Massive gap between text when I force my figures to appear where I wanted it to be in a two-column report

I want the text to fill up the massive gap shown in the picture below: This is to code I used: \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{subcaption} \usepackage{float} \begin{document}...
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### Center date in beamer footline when reducing font size

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} \usepackage{lmodern} \usetheme{Madrid} \title{Testing Beamer Title} \subtitle{With 10pt font} \author{John Doe} \date{\today} \begin{...
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### Why is the font bigger than normal?

When I compile the pdf file, even though I have the font set to 12pt it is bigger. I leave here my full preamble: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,twoside]{report} \usepackage[catalan]{babel} \addto\...
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### Problem with multiple sets of radio buttons in PDF generated from hyperref

I know very little about Forms with hyperref, but I have a suspicion that this might be related to the fact that you're supposed to only have one Form in a document. I would essentially like to ...
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### How to enable word-level syncing?

I am using TeXstudio 2.8.4 on Windows 7. A while ago I have seen the word-level syncing in TeXstudio on a laptop of a fellow student. He was typing and it was automatically updated in the PDF preview. ...
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### Latex to DOCX converter [duplicate]

I use PDFlatex to compile my tex file. I want to convert in DOCX to send it to my thesis supervisor. I'm using Acrobat XI PRO to convert PDF into DOCX, but the result isn't good. The language is ...
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With the following code: \documentclass[a4paper]{report} \usepackage{lipsum,amsthm,thmtools,hyperref} \declaretheoremstyle[ spaceabove=\topsep, spacebelow=\topsep, headfont=\normalfont\bfseries, ...
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### How can I draw arrows within a listing to explain positional association?

I need nice drawing in lstlisting C/C++ code. I'm trying to make something like this This is what i have made so far \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{listingsutf8} \usepackage{tikz} \...
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### suppressing a column in tabular [duplicate]

I have a tabular in a paper of which I now want to use only a few of the columns in a presentation. I can manually delete the columns I don't want but that's a pain and can lead to editing mishaps. ...
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### How to hyphenate automatically within \texttt when using T1 encoding and lmodern

I was looking for a way to enable hyphenation within \texttt. I found this answer and it seemed perfect: simple and useful to many people. I chose to enable hyphenation globally in \texttt and as ...
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### Getting Examples to look like Theorems/Lemmas/Corollaries

How do you get a latex document to present example in the same bold type face as you can for theorems/lemma/corollaries?
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### Package fixltx2e conflicts with float` and cannot be resolved in Lyx

The latex package fixltx2e conflicts with float and prevents using the option H for floats. This can be solved in LaTeX if fixltx2e is loaded prior to float. However, this doesn't work in Lyx, and an ...
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### Hide \multicolumn's

I place the same table multiple times in my main document. For that, the content of the table is placed in a file called model-values.tex. On every \input, I alter the part of the table to be ...
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### How can I make concentric circles as grid for a polar plane?

But I need to delimitate the circles for x, y in [-2,6]. \begin{tikzpicture} \draw[yellow!10, fill=hkvbluelogo!5](-2, -2) rectangle (6, 6); \foreach \s in {0, 1, 2} { \draw [lightgray] (0,0) circle ...
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### Forcing a default class in emacs org-mode other than Article?

Looking for some help on how to set org-latex-default-class inside my .emacs file. Currently I have to put this in my documents to switch out of article mode: #+:LaTex_CLASS: hitec In the ...
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### I can't get roman page numbering to work for pages before main writing section (e.g. TOC,LOF, abstract etc..) [duplicate]

I would like to make all pages before my introduction (TOC,LOF,LOT,abstract), excluding first 3/4 pages (title page, blank page) to be roman numerals with the first page of my introduction =page 1. ...
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### How to use the inline equation format in the equation environment

I have a very long equation and have to use a equation environment to get a equation number. But I still want the equation to use the inline equation format, which automatically do line breaks and is ...
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### Create PDFs that assume different colours on screen and on paper

Is there a way to make PDFs assume different colours when viewed on screen as opposed to when printed on paper? As an example, I am using the titlesec package to make section labels a fancy dark blue....
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### rightmark without subsection?

Does anyone know how using \documentclass{article} and \pagestyle{fancy} to define the header to display only \section and not \subsection? Fancy I defined as follows: \fancyhead{} \fancyhead[LO, LE]...
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### Add custom entry into legend in pgfplot

I want to add some manual entry in the legend for explanation of the characters 'A' and 'B' on the left side of the plot. I have no other idea where to put the definition of them. So, below "Plot ...
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### How to put a multi line equation inside a box

I have a multi-line equation; \begin{align} \label{eq:er25} F(\gamma) &= aaaaa \nonumber\\ &+ bbbbbb \nonumber\\ &- cccccc \end{align} How I can put this equation inside a ...
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### Asymptote: Parametric surface isn't working with Spline interpolation

I have a parametric surface that is defined in terms of the Lambert W function and which I want to display with Asymptote. For that the Lambert W function was implemented using Newton's method and the ...
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### Digital circuit design packages in Latex

I do know about the Tikz package, but being a newbie, I find it pretty difficult to use. Basically, I am looking for a package the lets me draw digital circuits and also has support for symbols used ...
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### How do I submit a custom bst style file to CTAN?

I have modified the plainnat.bst natbib style file in order to submit to the journal Arctic. It works fine, and I figured it might be useful to someone else. Is there a way to submit custom bst files ...
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Adobe Typekit fonts install themselves in application fontlists (Word, InDesign etc.) but do not install in the Mac Fontbook. They are rented so this is their way of enforcing licence terms. Since ...
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### label \theequation inside math

Code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{align*} J &= J_0 + 2 m r^2 & \label{eq:asdf}\refstepcounter{...
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### bmatrix with individual column alignment specifier [duplicate]

I know that I already found this, but I am not sure where, so I ask it here. How can I individually specify the number and alignment of a bracket matrix using bmatrix? \documentclass{article} \...
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### Different results of running metapost on two systems

I have a problem with a metapost and LaTeX file. I use LaTeX and metapost on two different macs, both with the same version of OS X (10.9.5) and both with, as far as I can tell the same installation ...