# All Questions

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### How to share packages

I have locally created a document and used some packages for that. Is it possible to share this environment with my colleagues, without having them to install miktex and the packages?
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### Space between two column minipages

I'm using the OpenFonts version in this repository, which is a resume template for CS majors: https://github.com/deedydas/Deedy-Resume In the resume template, there are two column minipages created, ...
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### Insert footer on chapter page but NOT header

this may or may not seem to be a weird thing to want, but I would like to have a customized header on all my pages, except the first one of each chapter, ToC, ..... Furthermore, I would like to have a ...
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### Change the color of cite number in bibliography

Does anyone know know how to change the color of the cite number in the bibliography? For example, for the figure below, the number 29 should be in blue instead of black.
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### How to draw Closed curver with TiKZ?

I want to draw the following diagram. I have tried with the following Latex command: \documentclass[12pt,twoside,a4paper]{book} \usepackage{graphicx,wrapfig,tikz} \begin{document} ...
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### How to add a table in footer

How can I add a table in the footer in LaTeX? I was trying to add a table that has three rows and 2 columns. In the left column, text is left-aligned, and In the right side column, text is ...
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### Classroom Seating Chart in TikZ?

I would like to make a random classroom seating chart starting from a numbered list of students. I would also like to specify the number of seats per row (as it varies in my classroom) and the number ...
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### References are not shown

I've written my LaTex file completely and used all my references, but no reference is displayed at the end of file. Wherever I've used a reference within the text, a question mark is displayed and ...
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### BibTeX - How to make “electronic” citation containing 4 letters

I am using BibTex for my thesis and am confronted with the following problem: I have an electronic" source http://www2.isda.org/functional-areas/research/surveys/market-surveys/ "Market Surveys Data, ...
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### Print a message at the END of the log file

I there a way to print messages to the log file so that they appear in the last few line of the log file? Here is a MWE for my first attempt at doing this: \documentclass{amsart} ...
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### Suggestions for improving the beamer presentation

I am a beginner in preparing beamer presentations. I don't know the advanced options available in it that make it more appealing and more sensible. Here is my code for the beamer presentation. I need ...
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### Add lines above and below title

Currently working on a document of type article. I'd like to add two horizontal lines above and below the title. I tried the following: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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### titling: Renewing \maketitle with defaults from manual causes compilation error though just using the defaults does not

titling includes this helpful information on page 4: The \maketitle command as defined by the titling package is essentially \renewcommand{\maketitle}{% \vspace*{\droptitle} \maketitlehooka ...
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### First use of glossary entry with asterisk

My question seems easy : How put an asterisk at the end of all first use of glossaries occurrences in the text (or for exemple, put it in bold…) ? But only in my glossary, not in my acronyms. ...
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### How to plot scatter points using pgfplots with color defined from table rgb values?

I am trying to plot a set of data points (scatter points not linked to each other), where each point has a different color. The color definition is given by predefined rgb values written in the same ...
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### creating bibliography with natbib as an individually numbered section

hi I'm using natbib with an "apalike" style. When I generate the bibliography at the end of my document it is titles "references". Is there a way to have the title numbered in line with my other ...
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### Deleted date appears in Title page

I am using TeXnic Cener on Windows. My latex document is in article format. Initially, I had the following title page: \documentclass{article} \setcounter{tocdepth}{3} \begin{document} ...
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I have a number of different LaTeX documents. Each document has a different title and author. Is there any way for me to: Combine all of these documents into one larger document with accurate page ...
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### Hide the LaTeX output after importing PDF files generated by mathematica version 10

\documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{makeidx} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} ...
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### Multicols leaving blank pages

I am trying to create a formula sheet which I am going to use for my exams. I was able to set up the layout as I like it, bit I am having a problem on pages 4, 6 and others (as you can see from the ...
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### \foreach command in TiKz

How come that in the code below, \foreach is unable to give me round numbers? \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usetikzlibrary{positioning, calc} \begin{document} ...
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### Text color with hyperref package

I wanted to use the hyperref package and I looked for help and I found a lot of solutions. However, I used this option that look great, as I could control the colors. ...
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### tikz dash rectangle in nest nodes

I want to use dash rectangle in outer node but use solid rectangle in inner nodes. But my sample code below actually dashed all node for inner or outer nodes. \documentclass[tikz]{standalone} ...
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### Prevent full page image in multicols

While placing a full-width image in the multicols environment using \begin{figure*} ... \end{figure*} if the figure is larger than some fraction of the page, it takes up a whole page on its own, ...
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### (Dis-)Advantages of typing (polutoniko)greek letters?

As fan of teubner.sty and gfsporson I've typed a long document with teubner-Glyph-macros >\~W f\ia le Fa\ic dre ktl. By chance I found that, without changing anything, I can use the Greek letters ...
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### How to make the (COMPLETE) preamble of a Standalone document available to a Main Document?

I am in the process of generating a lot of content for presentations and scripts. The standalone package and documentclass seems to be a very helpful, but I am running into an issue mentioned by Diac ...
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### How not to load a file repeatedly?

I created a file version.tex with a git log message. This .tex-file is then included in my main.tex file like this: \renewcommand{\footsnippy}{% Author Name, Title of my Book, % ...
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### For a group of symbols, how to get column headings(description) in the next page?

This question is with reference to the answer provided in How to achieve nomenclature entries like: symbol, Description, Dimension and unit, etc? I am able to achieve different styling for different ...
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### Is it possible to use \only to conditionally enable key-value pairs of a macro?

The following is a trivial example. What I want to learn is how to use \only<> (if possible) to conditionally enable key-value pairs of a macro. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{pstricks} ...
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### tex4ht removes spaces in array column when including a package even if the package is not used

In the following cases, Tex4ht generates an HTML file with no spaces between the columns of the matrix if some package is included, even if the package is not used. Removing the package, the space ...
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### Hatch Rectangle or Area in TikZ/pgf 3.0

I just switched to TikZ 3.0 and was used to hatch rectangles similar to this thread Hatch a rectangle in TikZ actually the example given in the accepted answer ...
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### avoid \headrulewidth appearing at chapter beginning

I am using the following code set my headers. \fancypagestyle{plain} \fancyhf{} \pagestyle{fancy} \fancyhead{} ...
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### Vertical Spacing of Exponent when using \cancel in the Denominator of a Fraction

For some reason, using \cancel in the denominator of a fraction adds a certain height to the exponent (see minimal example below). Observe that it does not happen if the expression is in the ...
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### Draw molecule structure with torsion angles in TikZ

I am trying to reproduce this figure in LaTeX: The packages that I have seen for annotating chemical structures do not seem to accomplish what I want (not to mention that my knowledge on chemical ...
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### Beamer: split header in two lines

I have a lot of sections in my beamer presentation. Because of that I cannot see all of them in the header. Since I'm using the Darmstadt theme, it seems that the header has enough space two write ...
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### LaTeX: Quirks of mathmode?

I'm ultra-new to LaTeX and I'm noticing something that I think might be odd. I was wondering if someone could explain the behavior to me. When I want to write a non-italicized subscript, I wrap text ...
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### How can I arrange the table and the image in a minipage vertically?

I need the table and the image arranged vertically in the minipage instead of horizontally. I also add the pictures used in the code in the end. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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### What is the difference between passing optional and mandatory arguments?

I wanted to define a macro which makes a program listing, and finds out a program language from an optional argument. The output I receive from the MWE below is Language set = 'Verilog' Passed ...
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### Formatting for glossaries

I am new so please go easy :-). I am using the \glossaries package to make my acronym page. I have defined only acronyms. What I want is to make the description of the acronym in a separate column ...
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### Fitting unbreakable large equation on one line in a twocolumn layout

I have an equation in my document which is unbreakable and does not fit on one line using the twocolumn global option. Am I forced to shrink the text size here? And how do I go about doing it? ...
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### Using aer.bst, removing dashed duplicate authors

I am using aer.bst for my bibtex bibliography in LyX 2.1 and I am trying to print recurrent author names instead of using a dash. All the previous Tex.stackexchange.com advice on removing the dashing ...
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### using package circuitikz causes tikz labels to not appear on vertices

I've been using tikz to create graphs and it's been working fine, but recently I added the circuitikz package to the preamble since I need to also create electric circuits. And now the labels for the ...
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### how to download and install hobby package for this latex scheme [duplicate]

I get this following scheme but it doesn't work in my laptop, i work using texmaker and miKteX 2.9, i always get the error I can't find tikzlibraryhobby.code.tex, i enter the package manager to ...
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### Aligning listing frame width between two listings

I'm trying to get two listings side by side. One is shorter than the other, but I would like to have them aligned, meaning that the frame height of the short one should be longer to reach the baseline ...
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### Page breaks inside titlesec section headings

I use LaTeX to generate contracts and agreements. In most cases, it works okay but, every so often, it causes problems with pagination; specifically, if I have too many subsections without an explicit ...
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### Why is it recommended to put \relax before \ifmmode?

I've several times seen the recommendation to put a \relax before \ifmmode in a macro. I've tried searching for an explanation of this several times on this site, but hadn't been able to find one. An ...
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### Create structure / outline manually

How do I create such a construct in LaTeX: 1 Point A 1.1 Point A1 1.2 Point A2 2 Point B 2.1 Point B1 2.1.1 Point B1a ... Any suggestions?