# All Questions

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### Split equation problem in cheatsheet?

I was trying to prepare a cheat sheet using the template posted by xport (Preparing cheat sheets) However when I try to use "\begin{split}" I get an error \begin{split} on input line...ended by ...
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### Prevent pagebreak between section header and figure

In a document, I have an appendix with several screenshots, i.e., the different figures are displayed without any descriptive text right after the section header. I notice, however, that in several ...
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### MikTex fails to automatically install packages

Hi I am new to Latex and just stumbled on a problem. Initially everything was fine and packages were installed correctly when I added them to the .tex file, but I tried to get biblatex and it all went ...
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### LaTex to Ms word converation for my thesis report which includes lots ot figure and tables

Is there any free source for converting Latex to Ms word ? please suggest me. Thanks in advance
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### Synchronizing bibliography labels accross refsections

For my dissertation I have the requirement that all of my own articles that are cited in the text are included in the general references section and all of my own articles are included in an extra ...
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### arranging 3 subfloats, two small ones next to a big one

I am trying to place 3 sufloats on a figure, and I have found this post on the internet that is using the \subfigure command. In my document, however, I'm using the subfig package as I understand it ...
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### Dictionary would not open

I have downloaded the hunspell-en_GB-ise dictionary from http://sourceforge.net/projects/wordlist/files/speller/2015.08.24/ I have extracted it in /usr/share/hunspell But Texmaker tells me it can't ...
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### Put a word before each element in list of algorithm

I am trying to do a list of algorithms equal to a list of figures in my thesis. I am using the tip from Adjust Format of List of Algorithms to patch the list of algorithms. However, now I need to add ...
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### How to replace all division operators to \frac{}{}?

Is there a way to autoreplace / to \frac{}{}? Something like \newcommand{/}{} For example, 143/23 produced to \frac{143}{23}
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### Update Biber through the MiKTeX Package Manager

Is it possible to update Biber through the MiKTeX Package Manager? Right-clicking on miktex-biber-bin shows 'install' and 'uninstall', but both are greyed out.
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### How can I define a unique vertical spacing value for all parts of my document which has lists and paragraphs?

I am trying to write my CV in LaTeX and I am not using a specific package for CV. I am coding it myself. My problem is: The space after normal paragraphs and the space after the lists are not the ...
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### Multipage listings with minted and captions

I have source long listings (2+ pages) that I highlight using minited via \inputminted. I wish to have have a caption and a reference label for the listing in \listoflistings and in my text when I ...
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### Indent for second line of chapter/section title

I have got a simple problem concerning multi-line chapter/section titles, that I could not fix. This is how it is: and this is how I want it to be: (I want the second line of the title to line up ...
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### Access xparse's \BooleanTrue via latex3 expl3

I'm implementing a command with xparse's boolean token processing \NewDocumentCommand{\op}{s o t' t. t^ g}{ % Here I need to check for % (#3 || #4 || #5) && !(#3 && #4 ...
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### Changing the Hanging Indent Within a Custom Environment

The hanging indent for my sorted entries (see here) is seemingly unchangeable, I've tried placing \hangindent's and \hangafter's all over the place and nothing seems to change what looks like a half ...
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### Undefined sequence: glossaries package [on hold]

I have the latest version of the glossaries package, but I get this errors (the PDF is still properly created). The package's author says... "If you get an undefined control sequence error, check ...
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### I am new to LaTex/Tex/XeLaTex.. How to Learn? [on hold]

New to LaTeX Coding. I am using typesetting(using latex coding) for math equations in IEEE Projects. I want to learn end to end latex coding.
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### Why aren't NaN-s ingored in pgfplots' axis?

Why doesn't \addplotignore NaNs I used to break columns? MATLAB plot function correctly ignores them, so I think the columns are OK. Moreover in pgfplots doc NaNs are suggested to be used when such ...
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### Trying to get LaTeX work with Anki

I'm trying to get LaTeX working on Anki. I am the only admin on my system but when I try and run the terminal command "tlmgr update --self && tlmgr install dvipng" I get an error saying I ...
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### Drawing many bent paths [(n*(n+1))/2] in a nice way (tikz)

I have to draw a graph where many nodes (n=13) are all connected with paths to each other (k=78, k=[n*[n+1]]/2). The paths should be bent (APA style requires this for paths that symbolise correlations ...
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### endnotes in one paragraphe like para at footmisc

I would like to have the endnotes in one paragraph as is possible for footnotes with footmisc using [para]. There are hundereds of short refs for the literature and would not look good in separate ...
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### Third Level Organizational Chart using Latex Tikz

I tried to follow TikZ-tree: edge-alignment in horizontal org-chart to make an org chart-like diagram like this I got stuck on making third-level down. Can you help in figuring this out? I am not ...
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### Normal font in IEEEtran section heading

While using IEEEtran, I want to enforce the letter 'f' to be small in section headings. \documentclass[journal]{IEEEtran} \begin{document} \section{Real fMRI Data} \end{document} However, IEEEtran ...
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### Using pgfplot to draw lines with semilogyaxis with negative y values

I'm trying to draw lines with log y mode using pgfplot. I have a table looking like the following: 0.00097656 -56126 0.0019531 -53585 0.0039062 -33705 0.0078125 -25956 0.015625 -18886 0.03125 -10538 ...
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### Infinite loop in \everypar

Why the following code enters an infinite loop? \everypar={\hrule} a \bye \tracingcommands=1 gives this: {vertical mode: \everypar} {blank space } {the letter a} {horizontal mode: \hrule} {\par} ...
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### Prevent a new line before a theorem

Is there any way not to start a new line for a theorem? For example, in the following example, I would like the word Theorem to be on the same line as the number 1. ...
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### How to specify theorem styles (amsthm) should use bold equations (bm)?

From other questions on this site, I've come to the conclusion that bm is the easiest (best?) way to get bold equations. I'm using amsthm to define a problem style, but the \bfseries doesn't make the ...
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### Turn off fancyhdr auto-spacing

Fancyhdr gives me warnings that my header height is too small, and is adding extra space at the top of some of my pages. How do I turn this off? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fullpage} ...
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### Display the value of \textwidth in tikz node

I try to display the value of \textwidth in a tikz node but below code seems doesn't work: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \node (A) ...
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### How do I change the distance between a label and its arrow in tikzcd?

I am using tikzcd to make a fairly complex diagram and would like to have the labels on arrows closer to the arrows they are associated with in order to remove ambiguity. Here is what I have ...
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### “Misplaced \noalign” error when compiling table made using \tabularx

Can someone help me fix the problem? \begin{table*}[t] \centering \caption{Message header fields (64-bit total)} \label{table:header} \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{|l|l|l|} \hline ...
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### Listings mixed with tabular in latex

I have a large table where the first column is a list of items (using both itemize and enumerate) and the second and third columns are values relative to each item in the first column. I'm trying to ...
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### Error: Missing } inserted. How can I find the problem and resolve it?

I need help as soon as possible with the following error code on line 15 of my paper. I'm not sure what error it is, and I tried fixing it, but sadly nothing has worked. I've posted line 15 and the ...
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### How to align the premises in a semantic?

I'm using the semantic package to describe the operational semantic of a language. The problem is that it doesn't look nice when there are many premises. I would like to align them to the left. ...
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### How to add Batang font to ShareLaTeX

The Batang font supports CJK languages. The following example (from https://yoo2080.wordpress.com/2014/03/09/how-to-use-unicode-in-latex-by-luatex-or-xetex/) works fine with TeXShop, but produces an ...
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### Why won't [t] option align minipage text at top?

When I compile the following, the text in the second minipage of the figure is typeset with center vertical alignment despite the fact that I've specified the t option for minipage. Is there ...
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### What typeset does LyX use, and how to convert it to AmS-LaTeX (amsart)

I have a document in LyX, and I would like to convert the typeset to AmS-LaTeX (amsart) (if it is not in that form already). What typeset does LyX naturally use? Is there a way to do this directly on ...
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### Create a heading with a horizontal bar interrupted by text

I'm trying to create a command that creates text to look like the image attached. Specifically, I want a develop a command, say we call it "CenterTextWithLine", such that I type: ...
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### Problem with list of algorithms using algorithm2e and classicthesis

I am using classicthesis to write my master thesis. I use the algorithm2e package to write down my algorithms. The problem I face is related to the table of content. For tables, contents, figures ...
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### Selective display of an object

I want to write an exercise sheet for students. I would like to gather the questions, the hints, and the proofs at the same place in the .tex file. Then I want to display the questions, the hints and ...
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### Excel to latex for mac 2016

Does anyone know if there is an excel to latex converter for mac (El Capitan) with excel 2016.
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### Remove the colon from line numbering in algpseudocode

Is there a way to remove the colon (:) from the line numbering in algorithms (using the algpseudocode package)? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{algpseudocode} \begin{document} ...
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### order of bm and amsmath packages, why it makes difference which is loaded first?

when I put \usepackage{bm} after \usepackage{amsmath} I get errors in the following MWE. bm has to be before amsmath to remove the errors. I thought these packages can be loaded in any order. ...
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### How do I include math mode in a bibliography entry with ieee style?

I just spent a while identifying that this one reference in my bib file was preventing compilation after running bib mwe. I get the error: ! Extra }, or forgotten \$.. I found that it would compile ...
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### drawing patterns based on prime factorization

can someone help me generate code to type the diagram for any given natural number based on its prime factorization such as these diagrams consider the next number 36 and its prime factorization, ...
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### Get TeX to output a minimal .bib file? [duplicate]

Is there a way I can get LaTeX to output a .bib file containing only the citations actually in my document? I often copy and past over old .bib files, which makes them rather unweildy over time. Is ...
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### Centering from array package won't work

I'm working on a table right now and I would really like to center it to make it look neater. Only problem is after I import the array package, and then use the m{width} function. It doesn't seem to ...
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### Increase counter for each line in custom align environment

What is a good way to advance the counter in a custom align environment? I defined the regalign environment below, but to get the counter to advance with each line, I had to define a new command ...