# All Questions

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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

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 possible) is more than one glyphs of char 'a'. How using it? How settings two (or more) different glyphs as one char 'a' ?
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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 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 working. Does ...
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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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### Three errors when using tikz package

I am using MacTex 2015 and Texpad as LaTeX editor. When I try to import the tzik package \usepackage{tikz} the following 3 errors appear Weird thing though is that everything looks fine in my ...
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### Position of a text in TikZ matrix

I want to put a text inside a TikZ matrix, but it always begins from the bottom !. So, my qusetion is how I can force it to begin from the top? My MWE: \documentclass{article} ...
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### Section, figure, table numbers are in smaller font size

I have used \include{resultsanddiscussion} to import certain chapter results and discussion. I have used \fontsize{16pt}{18pt}\selectfont to determine heading size 16 pt and spacing 18 pt. the code of ...
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### Mathematical formula alignment

I am trying to align my formulas and at the end of each formula I want to see number. Since I would like to explain all formulas in my report. However after making following changes, I got so many ...
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### Tab in latex for writing code

How can I make a 'tab' in latex? I searched a lot, I found something useful but .. I must wrote code and I need a tab of different size. Can someone please help me with an answer?
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### spacing when hyphen two words

When I tried to type mathematical terminologies, like Hasse-Weil theorem, there is a minor thing which hurts my eyes. The issue is the spacing between and after the hyphen, which you can see in the ...
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### Left align three columns in Latex

I have an equation in multiple lines. I want to left-align the equations in three columns. How can I do this in Latex? I am currently using \begin{aligned} &Column1& ...
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### Using mdframed to format index entry

I am trying to use an mdframe to format an index entry. If I uncomment the \def\UseMdframeForFormatting{} in the MWE below (which attempts to use an mdframe), then I get the error: Use of \@index ...
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### Hatching a rectangle with TikZ leaves margin

Hej everybody! :) I'm currently taking my first steps with TikZ, and when trying to plot some simple rectangle shapes I noticed a rather weird effect that occurs when I try to fill the rectangles ...
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### siunitx: Hortizonal alignment for S columns

I am trying to present tabular groups of means and standard deviations in the format M (SD). In the MWE how can I "tighten up" the horizontal alignment of each "M (SD)" group? I would like them to be ...
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### Math LaTeX not rendered rst file [on hold]

I have seen the docs, read about latex, but still not able to figure out why the Math related LaTeX statements in this file is not rendered. Any help is appreciated, thanks.
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### Error: pgfplots colorbrewer

I am trying to use the new colorbrewer library and get the following error: Error: I do not know the key '/pgfplots/colormap/YlOrBr' and I am going to ignore it. \documentclass{standalone} ...
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I am a student and I'm looking for a nice and enjoyable "layout" for writing my thesis (which is not so close: I'm forestalling). Now, I've read about ClassicThesis, and I gathered that this is a very ...
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### Have each reference be its own bookmark

From a Bibtex file I want to create a References section where each reference has its own abstract. For the abstract, I'm using abstract.bst mentioned in another question. I am using Lyx. When I ...
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### indentation of a whole paragraph

My problem is that I would like to write something like in LaTeX: But I can't seem to do it wihtout reading like: Which is pretty anoying to do all the time, in the middle of writting. Is there a ...
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### replacing horizontal rules in casual-style of moderncv with vertical

I have the following MWE using moderncv: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \moderncvstyle{casual} \moderncvcolor{black} \usepackage[scale=0.75]{geometry} ...
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### How to draw this figure in a better way (mapping between domains)?

I am trying to draw something similar to this: This is what I have done so far: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage[active,tightpage]{preview} \PreviewEnvironment{tikzpicture} ...
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### siunitx: What is the correct way to output mean and standard deviation as “M (SD)” in an S-column?

I am trying to use siunitx in a psychology results table to line up decimals, and the table looks like this: \documentclass[]{article} \begin{document} \begin{table}[h] \begin{tabular}{@{}cc@{}} ...
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### Glossaries with entries numbers on the right margin…

In some work connected with the discussion Glossaries with entrycounter true only for one glossary I create a glossary which is sorted by some words and its synonyms, in two columns, using the ...
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### How can I align my enumeration?

This is my code \begin{enumerate}[(i)] \item $\frac{1}{2}$ \text{VS} \displaystyle \frac{1}{2}\\ \item $\sum_{k=0}^{n} f(k)$ \text{ VS } \displaystyle \sum_{k=0}^{n} f(k) \\ \item \$\int_{1}^{2} ...
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### How to graph a unit circle using TikZ?

I know some basic graphing like functions on a Cartesian plane or drawing polygons, but how do you graph something like the one above? I also want to put this graph within the unit circle.
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### latex removing header and footer in some pages and keep page number on right header

I want to remove header and footer in some pages and keep page number on right header.I have used \thispagestyle{empty}.But it displays page number on bottom.
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### Trouble with label in TIKZ-cd

I cannot seem to figure out why the following won't work when I add a label. I will show the working example first, I want a simple commutative diagram with a label on each arrow. The working example ...
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### How can I choose a column of dat file to plot in pgfplot?

I have dat file (output from Matlab) and it has four columns. How can I choose my desire column to plot in pgfplots. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[active,tightpage]{preview} ...
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### Using if then logic with Beamer for integrated lecture notes [duplicate]

I am very comfortable with Beamer and Latex but have never used if then constructions. I typically build a lecture in complete slides, edit with pauses for a lecture version and finally distribute a ...
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### Using xeCJK package, there is no space shown after comma

\documentclass{book} \usepackage{xeCJK} \begin{document} \chapter{Unit 503} \section{Part B Dialogue Intepreting} \subsection*{Dialogue 1: Employment Support} Good morning, Mr. Li. Thank you for ...
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### Bug with luatexja-fontspec and tcolorbox

I found a bug with luatexja-fontspec and tcblisting of tcolorbox. Specifically, when I use "style=tcbstyle" and "\setsansjfont", I get a following error. ! Missing number, treated as zero. <to be ...
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### Itemize inside environment gives double space after

Some definitions and theorems end with an itemize. When I use pure amsthm this looks good, but when I use thmtools+amsthm it looks ugly with too much space below the theorem. I do not see what I have ...
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### draw graphs in tikz

\documentclass{book} \usepackage{graphs} \usetikzlibrary{graphs} \begin{doument} \begin{tikzpicture}[new set=import nodes] \begin{scope}[nodes={set=import nodes}] % make all nodes part of this set ...
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### pdflatex and commercial book printing

I have published several textbooks that were typeset using pdflatex. In each case, when I sent them to the commercial book printer, the technicians doing the preflighting invariably found some ...
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### Reference with compound labels

I created an environment, Procedure, using the package tcolorbox. The procedures are numbered by \thechapter-\theproc and I would like to use cleveref to refer to them. Here is a minimum working ...
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### lualatex and polyglossia with \setdefaultlanguage{german} does not work after recent texlive update

Here is a minimal example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{polyglossia} \setdefaultlanguage{german} \begin{document} Hallo Welt! \end{document} And here is the error message: ...
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### Use tikz to plot sine wave with text and lines

I wanted to get a tikz plot to look like: I am getting two cycles in my code. The original code was masterfully written by moospit found here. Here is the code to start with: ...
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### Set default font with package Fontawesome

Recently I asked how is it possible to add some logo (skype, linkedin, Facebook, ) to my CV with the package font awesome. Thanks to people here who provided me a great answer. However, I noticed that ...
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### GitHub-hosted Jupyter notebook auto line breaks / wrapping [on hold]

I would like to put a document containing a fair amount of inline math onto GitHub as an IPython Notebook. Because I don't like the typical Markdown sans-serif font, which wouldn't match the Latex ...
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### TikZ/PGF error when using forest

I am trying to make a linguistics tree using the forest package, as in the second example in this thread. I was able to generate the tree for the most part, but I cannot draw the triangle for some ...
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### Split “include graphics” on two pages but keep same Figure number

In my MWE below, I originally had the figures on one page, but then as I added more text, it became apparent that I had to split the figures across two pages. I wanted to keep the same Figure number ...
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### Beamer Headers/Footers with Alegreya Sans

In the following MWE, the spaces for section title and date on the top/bottom of the slide are too small for the Alegreya Sans font. \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{AnnArbor} ...
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### expl3 par and sequences

Having been exploring expl3 I have been updating some of my code to it, and I ran into a interesting issue that I was not predicting. I get a strange error that I think is from trying to store ...
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### Using Texmaker and Tex Live

I am new to LaTex but I study chemistry and I am looking for alternatives to word, openoffice writer, libreoffice writer... MiKTex would not install on my computer and I instead installed Tex Live on ...
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### Plotting the sum of a function in TikZ

I am trying to plot a function that is the sum of another function based on the parameter. A famous example of this is the "sum of squares", however the functions I really want to do this do not have ...