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How do I indent a line in an enumeration environment?

This is what my document looks like so far: What I want is to have an indent at the line "I" is a subset of I'...". How do I do that within an item of an enumeration? This is my code: ...
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How to put hyperlinks in endfloat's markers?

The documentation of the endfloat package explains how to customize the text in the markers from the default of "[Table 3 about here.]" But I would like to customize the markers to include a ...
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Help needed to create a relatively complex page for the cover of a textbook

I would like to be able to create a page like the following: I am using PDFLaTeX, by the way. I tried playing around with the minipage environments, but while I get somewhere, there are always ...
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How do I format images that are of different sizes?

I am writing a report for class and I cannot figure out how to format multiple images (specifically 4 images) in a nicer way. Can I get some help? Here is my code: \begin{figure}[H] ...
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Grouping two blocks in a container horizontally within a diagram

How can I group C and D together horizontally instead of vertically as shown in the diagram below while still maintaining the center alignment of the container? \documentclass{article} ...
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How do I extend if logic from skipping particular slides to specific portions of a Beamer frame?

I have the following working structure for excluding particular lecture slides from the article form of a lecture: \documentclass[11pt,handout]{beamer} \newif\iflecture \lecturetrue % Next three ...
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Referencing locations within a text box

I have a node I've drawn in tikz, like this: \node[below, text width=5cm] (SomeName) at (0,0) { \begin{itemize} \item line 1 \item line 2 \item line 3 \item line 4 ...
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Does LaTeX _cache_ PDF images that were trimmed with `includegraphics[trim …]`?

I used the command \includegraphics[trim=100 280 100 100,clip,width=10cm]{examplefigure.pdf} and noted that, when I changed the figure in my computer and uploaded it again to Overleaf, the picture ...
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Parts not working when using multiple languages with polyglossia

I'm working on a book document with xelatex. The document is divided into parts, and I have the occasional need to switch between two languages. I've found that when my document contains more than ...
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Fixing a LaTeX thesis style issues with formatting section headings

I am fairly new to LaTeX, but I decided to take it upon myself to use the .sty file the computer science department at my school had for the university's thesis style. As it turns out, there are a ...
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Texstudio doesn't recognize \chapter! [duplicate]

I have this simple latex code but texstudio doesn't recognize \chapter: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} ...
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Formatting a thesis report

I'm trying to fix the footer in my document such that it is a fixed height from the bottom of the page/ top of the page number. Right now the formatting looks really weird on pages with footnotes. It ...
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Multiple Page Index

I'm editing a family history, and the index is quite long. I'm using the tufte class, and have used the full-width fix for a bibliography spanning several pages. However, it's not working for my ...
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Fancy Section headers

I wanted to add the lines from the edge of the left margin to the colored box in my section headers so this it looks like: Here is the code that I have so far: \documentclass[11pt]{book} ...
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Centering symbol displaced by underbraced text and broken underbrace

I have the following code: $$ \underbrace{ \{\varphi\}\cup\Delta_M\cup\{p_M\} }_{\text{Finito e instasifacible.} } \subseteq \underbrace{\Gamma\cup\Delta_{M+1}}_{\text{Finitamente satisfacible.}} $$ ...
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Define a rule for all bold math letters

I have been using \def\H{\bm{H}} to define bold letters in math mode. Is there a way I can define a general rule for any letters? Like I want a rule that allow \*anyletters*{\bm{*anyletter}* % ...
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Thmbox with numbered equation

I would like to use the thmbox package but when the environment contains an equation (align etc.) with a tag then the tag is displayed out of the body, see the example ...
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Biblatex parencite command with dot right before the closing parenthesis

My university likes to have some interesting cite rules and to comply to them I would need citing commands to produce <author> (<year>), (<author> <year>) and (<author> ...
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Format nightmare

I'm writing my thesis first time with LaTeX. I have several headaches with the formatting of the document: One 12pt looks on paper small than normal 12pt font size. Is that something that's known or ...
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Problem with too large table

I'm trying to make a large table with latex, but I have a problem with text inside it, it depasses, the page. here the code : \begin{table*} \centering ...
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Document doesn't show the list of figures (LaTeX)

I have the problem that LaTeX doesn't show the List of figures and List of Listings. I don't know where the problem is. I'm working with TeXstudio and the code was defined as follows: ...
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mdframed breaking pages in weird places

I defined a new environment which puts the frame title in the middle of the frame \newenvironment{coloredframe}[2]{ \mdfsetup{ hidealllines=true, leftline=true,topline=true, ...
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TikZ graphs: Specify edge target anchor

I have the following code: \documentclass[tikz]{standalone} \usetikzlibrary{graphs} \begin{document} \tikz \graph[grow right sep=20,nodes={draw,rectangle}] { a -> {b, long node name} }; ...
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Problem to store number with ifeqcase from xstring

I need the value of a variable, set in ifeqcase, outside of ifeqcase. For example this code doesn't work \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{xunicode} ...
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How can I put a minitoc before a chapter, on the facing page?

I'm writing a large book, using minitoc to put a small table of contents at the start of each chapter. But it looks terrible. I would like instead to put the minitoc on the facing page before the ...
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Reading a defined number of line from a file with **addplot**

I'm using addplot to create figures from an external txt file. I want to create different figures, using an increasing number of lines of the data file. Obviously i can create different data files ...
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Exporting .org files to LaTeX - Error

I'm new to EMACS (on Ubuntu) and I have started using the org mode to begin with. I tried to convert my .org files into LaTeX only to see an error saying pdf was not produced Upon checking the error ...
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How can I add custom HTML code to the beginning and end of the body element with tex4ht?

I need to convert a Latex document to several HTML files. I'm using tex4ht for this. What I need next is to add some features to the web pages. I managed to add the needed extra elements in the head ...
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Show DOI in BibLaTeX bibliography if article only published online

I'm trying to display DOI in BibLaTeX bibliography if the relevant article has not yet been published online (i.e. fields are blank for issue, volume, page number, etc.)? I found this Biblatex: Print ...
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Inkscape unable to render latex text

I didn't really know if this was a question for the latex or graphic board, then sorry if I am in the wrong place. I am trying to render some Latex text in Inkscape (on Windows) but I keep getting ...
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Make warnings more obvious

As a package author, I want people to load my package with a version parameter like \usepackage[version=4]{mhchem} I decided to use a warning (and no error) if they did not, because not specifying ...
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using “standard” circuits and tikzcircuits in the same document?

Are the "standard" tikz circuit library and circuitikz incompatible? Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Underfull \hbox (or \vbox) and Overfull \hbox (or \vbox)

I'm currently using the dis class with strong requirements on text with and text heigth. After compilation of my latex file I got a lot of warnings of the following kinds Underfull \hbox (badness ...
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Linux Libertine & Sequential Footnote Markers In Body Text [duplicate]

I've discovered what seems to be a fairly significant anomaly in the way the normally very good Linux Libertine font handles—or rather doesn't handle—footnote reference marks when they occur ...
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Balance ragged and hyphenation

From Beautiful Evidence: Each paragraph is left-justified but neither excessively hyphenated nor ragged on the right side. The tufte-book class seems to be too ragged. How can I configure the ...
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How to display full table contents

I'm trying to fill a table with equations, but some of the equations are so long that the table is cut off completely on the right side. I just started working with latex yesterday so my knowledge is ...
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Curiculum Vitae template based on the pdf-file below?

I am wondering if you know any Latex-template that is similar to the following PDF's structure: http://cep.lse.ac.uk/people/cv/Farzad_Saidi-Varnosafaderani.pdf Currently I am editing my CV in ...
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Bibdesk texpreview fail after adding preamble

BibDesk doesn't allow me to Tex preview my citations after I added the following line to the preamble of my template file: @preamble{"\newcommand{\SortNoop}[1]{}"} (this is the only preamble I ...
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Filling a node with white space to put labels in the foreground

I have grid lines drawn on the Cartesian plane. I mark distances 2, 4, 6, and 8 along the x-axis and 2 along the y-axis. To avoid the grid lines being drawn over these labels, I use fill=white and ...
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How to increase table and figure numbers' font size?

I am trying to make the figure/table number in same sized font with the caption of the figure/table. the code is here: \begin{figure}[!htbp] \centering ...
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ocgx2 does not work with sumatra, but ocgx does

According to this artivle Can I automatically split an ocg environment over page breaks a new pages was introduced by AlexG \documentclass{article} % \usepackage{ocgx2}[2015/11/23] \usepackage{ocgx} ...
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Binary data in TeX \special

I want to ask if I can output binary information in \special? If it is possible, how do I put the binary in TeX source? In C/C++, for instance \0 can be used to get the byte 00000000 so what could be ...
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Removing Boldface From Table of Content

I am a frequent user of ShareLaTex but I don't think I am a power user. Currently I am typing my thesis's table of content and looking for ways to (a) remove the boldface and, less importantly, to (b) ...
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Make options in Spreadtab for choosing the columns to hide

Using spreadtab to produce statistics' tabular, I want to produce a macro which permits choosing the columns appearing in the output. I explain this on an example: The following tabular produces ...
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Combining Tikz concepts/librarys to draw a complex picture with relative alignment/distances [duplicate]

I think all of the problems has been asked by me or others in the past. But my over all problem is that I am not able to combine all this solutions to the real picture I want to draw. Normally it is ...
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How set alternatives glyph in luatex or latex?

In my ttf font (or otf if it is possible) there is more than one glyph for the character 'a'. How can I use them all? How settings two (or more) different glyphs as one char 'a' ? Is possible to use ...
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How do I create a subtle placeinitial effect in a setuphead?

I would like the first character of my \section head (I'm using a fancy germanic font) to be at (for example) \tfb while the rest is at \tfa. I've tried adding \placeinitial to the style, but that ...
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Trouble with commas in subscript of chemical formula (using mhchem)

I'm writing a thesis on clay materials which have rather unusual chemical formulas with commas in the subscript. For intance I try to write the following chemical formula in LaTeX: \begin{document} ...
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ShareLatex and Texmaker

I am using the online editor ShareLatex and texmaker in miktex. When I try to compile my source files from ShareLatex with texmaker it doesnt work. For example the nomenclature of symbols isnt ...
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problem with compiling in latex

I have a problem with compiling latex files: in particular i have always this error: Impossible to execute the command. pdflatex -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode %.tex I have ubuntu 14.04 and ...

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