5
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1answer
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How to make section like this

How to make section and subsection like this one
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1answer
183 views

geometry package is not working in all pages

The geometry package in combination with amsmath's align environment is not working in all pages. When many lines are within the align environment they get automatically shifted onto the next page and ...
0
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1answer
190 views

How to change the fontsize of the Greek letters in formula?

\documentclass[20pt]{beamer} \geometry{ papersize = {27cm, 21cm}} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{mathrsfs, booktabs, multirow} \usepackage{amsmath} \usetheme{Darmstadt} ...
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1answer
506 views

pdflatex custom command for texstudio only run in cmd

I've just installed MikTex by which TexStudio came aswell as the editor. So far the editor seems fine. My only problem arises once I have to compile and actually look at what I've created. For now ...
0
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1answer
77 views

Short hand for \\[space] [duplicate]

Hi I am following the method here How to specify the row height in LaTeX table? To increase the table row height, I was wondering is there a way to create a new command for \\[space] to ...
4
votes
1answer
338 views

Error using tikz/pgf with font=\size (and minimal document class)

I'm having an issue with pgfplots/tikz when trying to change the font size for legends/nodes. Any command that contains "font=\size" fails (for example, "font=\small") with the error "Undefined ...
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1answer
104 views

How can I align this?

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{mathtools} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{equation*} R = \left(\begin{array}{cc} cos ...
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1answer
720 views

alignment of equations in align environment with itemize

I am using amsmath environment and I want to align equations with multiple align environment. An example can be seen in the figure: Now what i want is shown in arrows. I want i=0,..2n in eq 2.4.2 to ...
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1answer
553 views

knitr generated pdf cut border off from figure

I have a a problem with a figure that is correctly generated in RStudio but when knitted its right margin is not set correctly. Please consider the following MWE \documentclass[a4papera4paper, ...
3
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1answer
254 views

Splitting the preamble

When working with big documents, especially when dealing with many lists, graphics, figures and includes, I often come up with a structure roughly looking like this. \documentclass{beamer} [preamble ...
4
votes
1answer
254 views

beamer- change author/speaker in middle of presentation?

I will be making a presentation with another speaker (obviously, a co-author on the project). We each have our slides set up with the same template and are ready to merge our halves of the talk ...
3
votes
1answer
214 views

Dynamic project setup in TeXlipse

I'm using TeXlipse, and it has this default setup: The input file is document.tex and the output file is document.pdf. This leaves me with a lot of files named document. Having more than one project ...
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0answers
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Classical encyclopedia or dictionary index reference style [duplicate]

In classical encyclopedias and dictionaries you can often find a reference to the first entry (and sometimes the last) entry of that page. E.g., in the header of the page (alpha - bravo) means that ...
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votes
3answers
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parenthesis surrounding an acronym printed in list of acronyms of the glossaries package

I encounter the following problem when using the glossaries package. In order to explain this, please consider the following (minimal) example: \documentclass{article} %or book etc ...
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0answers
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Latex unable to recognize Fontin fonts

I am trying to adapt the following to my needs - https://www.sharelatex.com/templates/cv/professional_cv/ I am using Lyx, on Ubuntu 12.04. the .fonts folder in my home directory contains a) .otf ...
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2answers
79 views

Problem with matrix dots

Why do I have the following problem? I've tried \cdots.
3
votes
1answer
3k views

bibtex file does not recognize the citations

I am trying to compile "bibtex filename.aux" in latex. It does not compile and the errors are: Package natbib Error: Bibliography not compatible with author-year citations ...
3
votes
2answers
269 views

How to change font without changing document font [duplicate]

Surely this is easy, but I'm just beginning. I've created a font and I want to change "My Words Here" without modifying the document font for the rest of the page. I'm sure I just have the syntax ...
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2answers
699 views

Res documentclass horizontal alignment issue

I'm using the res document class to create a simple resume. I'm going for something that looks like this Creating a Resume Using LaTeX however I have to have my name and contact information centered ...
4
votes
1answer
197 views

Improve output format

Could someone take a look at this output in pdf form and tell me is there a way that I could avoid so much empty space at the end of pages 1 and 3? Apologies for sending ALL the code, but it's ...
7
votes
2answers
284 views

Blank line occurring between description term and itemize list when using style=nextline

In my Sphinx project, I have description lists that start with either a paragraph or a list. Since I want the description term to be on its own line, I use enumitem with {style=nextline}. The problem ...
10
votes
1answer
130 views

How to set a box to a rubber length width

Problem I'm trying to create fancy section heading using titlesec. I need to put the section name into a \parbox to have line breaks. I want the parbox to extend to the far right margin, but I don't ...
4
votes
2answers
83 views

Not making space?

The system of linear equations \[6x_1 + 4x_2 = 9 \\ x_1 + 5x_2 = 0 \] can be also depicted as \[ \left( \begin{array}{ccc} 6 & 4 & 9 \\ 1 & 5 & 0 \end{array} \right). \] When ...
1
vote
1answer
638 views

Custom Beamer Theme: Set normal font size

As a follow up to an earlier question I asked, I need to be able to set the normal font size to 20pt for a Beamer presentation. The catch is, I can't use \documentclass[20pt]{beamer} because I want ...
6
votes
1answer
12k views

References at the end of beamer slides

I am preparing presentation with beamer and using pdflatex and bibtex. How can I put references at the end of a frame? What if I use allowframebreaks ? I do not want all the references put together ...
4
votes
1answer
67 views

Alignment to left

I have three equal: \begin{equation} \begin{multlined} P_{N_1}(t) = e^{10 \cdot (t-1)} \\ P_{N_2}(t) = (0.9 + 0.1 \cdot t)^{100} \\ P_{N_3}(t) = \frac{\frac{5}{6}}{1-\frac{1}{6}t} \end{multlined} ...
6
votes
2answers
4k views

Small note (i.e. footnotesize) below figure

I want to include a small note (i.e. footnotesize) below a figure. How do I do that? If I use caption, the note has a caption size and interferes with my caption.
26
votes
1answer
936 views

Join the dots - Hannukah

The festive season is upon us and we all of course bring out our favourite TikZ Hannukah Menorahs to celebrate. However, our children are still not satisfied and demand an activity to do during the ...
2
votes
0answers
93 views

How to create a List/Table of Summaries (with a summary per chapter)? [closed]

I would like to create a category at the beginning of every chapter, right after \chapter{..} summarizing it for the purpose of a list, it would be similar to Figure or Table (I would call it ...
2
votes
0answers
111 views

snapshot, bundledoc and epstopdf

I am using epstopdf package to convert on the fly eps images to pdf. However, the snapshot package and bundledoc do not keep track of the original eps file but only of the included pdf. Is there any ...
5
votes
1answer
212 views

Dependency trees with crossings and dotted lines

For a presentation I need to refer to a paper which uses a certain kind of dependency tree: Since I wanted to build some examples on my own, I'd be glad to rebuild this. I've tried several ...
4
votes
1answer
1k views

Drawing a circle around nodes in flow chart using Beamer

I am trying to draw a circle around a bunch of nodes in a flow chart that I've created using beamer and I can't figure out how to do it. Ideally, I'd like the circle to encompass most (but not all of ...
4
votes
0answers
336 views

Normal probability plot with percentile grid and axis [closed]

How can I make a normal probability plot with a percentile grid and y-axis as shown in figure? I've read the pgfplots documentation but i can't find anything useful.
3
votes
0answers
153 views

How to replace parentheses with symbol of other font so that they are expandable? [closed]

I use Bitstream Charter for my document, but I'm not satisfied with the appearance of round parentheses. I'd like to replace them with the parentheses from Palatino, both in text and math mode. In ...
3
votes
3answers
323 views

Related field in biblatex : page

I would like to use the "related" field provided by the biblatex package. But as I read the documentation, it implies to use only a entry key, and I would like a part of a book, not all the book. So ...
8
votes
1answer
121 views

How can I distribute a sorting scheme

I have made a personal sorting scheme for my final bibliography. It's like the nty scheme but anonymous work before the non-anonymous work. As it's a usual need in my field (classical philology) I ...
3
votes
0answers
144 views

Cross-referencing between tex-files [closed]

I have a main TeX-file named Thesis.tex that contains this: \documentclass[11pt, a4paper, oneside]{Thesis} \begin{document} \input{./Chapters/MethodologyAndResearchStrategy} ...
8
votes
1answer
663 views

Pgfplots linear regression (mean square error)

Pgfplots offers the possibility to compute a linear regression, as in the following post Linear regression - trend line with pgfplots . However, is it possible to compute the mean square error ? My ...
2
votes
1answer
121 views

Default paragraph headings with possible override

I am currently creating a new class for the reports that we do at work. All of our reports require that each paragraph have an in-line, non-numbered heading. Most of the time this heading is the same ...
10
votes
4answers
293 views

how to typeset a fraction with a very loooong expression in the denominator?

I have problem, because I have long maths formula. So I would like have it in two lines. What I do: P_{N_3}(P_X(t)) = \\ \frac{1.098848191 \cdot 10^{596}}{(-1.0 \cdot 10^{12}+8.33 \cdot 10^{9} \cdot ...
5
votes
1answer
206 views

Exporting Xfig picture

I have drawn a figure in Xfig and then I tried to export it into LaTeX picture so I can include it with my LaTeX code. Among the forms, I have plotted circles, which have been exported as ... ...
1
vote
0answers
36 views

issues with generating a nomenclature with TexMaker [duplicate]

Im trying to write my thesis with TexMakerX and am using a latex template found at http://www-h.eng.cam.ac.uk/help/tpl/textprocessing/ThesisStyle/ the problem is I can't reproduce the example shown. ...
18
votes
0answers
606 views

A class with default language settings

I want to write a class which loads babel and other language aware packages and pass to all of them the option ngerman as default. But if another language is used in the options of the \documentclass ...
7
votes
0answers
516 views

PDF output showing blank spaces instead of math [closed]

I have a big problem now. I need to print my thesis tomorrow, but I learned that for mysterious reasons my supervisor most of the time sees blank spaces instead of math symbols in the pdf I send her ...
3
votes
2answers
333 views

Editor name instead of author name in BibLaTeX key - Zotero export problem

I am using Zotero v4.0.15 for exporting references into the BibLaTeX format. I defined citeKeyFormat in BibLaTeX.js as following: var citeKeyFormat = "%a%y"; However, inbook entries get usually ...
0
votes
1answer
379 views

Amsart Section title and figure in appendix

OK Now I have two problems: first the MWE \documentclass[12pt,reqno]{amsart} % \usepackage{graphicx} %for Abc format title and author list \makeatletter \g@addto@macro{\endabstract}{\@setabstract} ...
1
vote
1answer
80 views

Problem with generating table? [closed]

I am using the array package and have a problem with generating the following table: \begin{table} \renewcommand{\arraystretch}{1.5} \centering \caption{Design values of thermal properties of ...
7
votes
1answer
243 views

Using cleveref for cross-referencing to exsheets questions

I really like the functionalities offered by exsheets, a package for typesetting exercise sheets and exam papers (and their solutions). One particularly nice feature is the possiblity of assigning ...
2
votes
0answers
69 views

Subsection numbering lost [closed]

I'm using the memoir class and I have put the following lines of code in the preamble: \setcounter{secnumdepth}{3} \setcounter{tocdepth}{3} So far, everything's worked just fine. But for unknown ...
3
votes
2answers
941 views

Color and rules in tables with multirow

I have a problem with colors and lines in tables. I have this code: \usepackage{multirow} \usepackage{colortbl} \begin{tabular}{ll|c|c|c|c|c|c|} \cline{3-8} \cline{3-8} & & ...

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