0
votes
0answers
5 views

Have one plot as background for stacked plots

I have a series of plots that are stacked up: \begin{tikzpicture} \begin{axis}[stack plots=y, area style, enlargelimits=false, ymin=0, ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Using ornaments from pgfornament in KOMA Script as headsepline

I want to use an ornament from the pgfornaments package as the headsepline in a KOMA-Script scrbook. A minimal working example of my document would be something like: ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

Wrong placing of captions for minipages

I have problems placing subcaptions and captions for minipages. A picture depicts what I want, but a figure included in one graph. Maybe, the right solution wasn't picture in a previous post. I hope ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Unclutter a bar plot with pgfplot

I have the given bar plot with three hirachies (color + inner-group + outer-group): The figure look overloaded but I don't know how to split the x axis labels in a better way. A possible solution ...
2
votes
1answer
24 views

Dump command as readable text?

Is it possible to dump the expanded form of a command as text? E.g. when I write a macro \newcommand{\mytest}[1]{\texttt{#1}} I would want to define a macro \mydump such that ...
1
vote
1answer
24 views

list of newcounter

I've set up a newcounter in a LaTeX document: \newcounter{example}[section] \newenvironment{example}[1][]{\refstepcounter{example}\par\medskip \textbf{Example~\theexample. #1} \rmfamily}{\medskip} ...
1
vote
2answers
34 views

Color overshoots when using \cellcolor without intercolumn space

When creating highly regular tables, I'm quite fond of the custom C column type shown below that accepts a width and centers the content, without having me worry about intercolumn space messing ...
3
votes
0answers
30 views

Problem parsing product `2\x` with `TiKZ 3.0`

I was used to write 2\x to obtain the product 2*x but today I've found this is not correct anymore in TiKZ. Next code \documentclass[tikz,border=2mm]{standalone} \begin{document} ...
1
vote
1answer
23 views

Horizontal line below the title section does not cover the entire document

I would like to draw a horizontal line below the title section in a beamer poster. The problem is that the line under the title does not encompass the entire document, and only covers 3 columns (from ...
2
votes
1answer
21 views

New environment based on two existing environments (mdframed, spverbatim)

I would like to define an environment that puts verbatim text using the spverbatim package into a frame defined by the mdframed package. Here's my (naive) approach: \documentclass{scrreprt} ...
0
votes
0answers
41 views

How to place two bar charts beside each other

There are two tikz barcharts in this snippet. I'm able to display barcharts one after another but when i use subfigure/subfloat its giving an error \documentclass[preprint,12pt,3p]{elsarticle} ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

How to set bibliography in Elsevier CRC journal article

I am writing a paper for an Elsevier journal first time and don't know how to start and manage the bibliography in elsarticle and ecrc. Please help and guide me to that how to start bibliography. ...
2
votes
2answers
27 views

Numbering and aligning an equation with multiple columns

I search a way to align an equation with multiple columns where the following criteria should be met: The equation tag should be in the last line The equal signs should be centered and aligned ...
1
vote
1answer
17 views

Overlapping text using eso-pic with scrlttr2

I'm using eso-pic to annotate this letter, using scrlttr2, courtesy of an earlier answer by daleif to teh question "Writing TeX file name at the top of the processed document for article class". As ...
2
votes
1answer
18 views

Overlaying a tabular on a lstlisting in a book

I am relatively new to LaTeX and am trying to move a tabular up by about 2cm to overlay a lstlisting. The \hspace command works as expected; the \vspace command however moves the text following the ...
1
vote
1answer
54 views

How do I set Palatino as a font in Memoir?

First of all, I don't think this is a duplicate of How to correctly use the palatino font (in memoir)?, because it appears to be a very specific use case. In memoir, I'd like to use the Palatino font ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

Biber 1.9/Biblatex 2.9a says “WARN - No data sources defined!”

I upgraded recently to MacTex/TeXLive 2014 from MacTex/TeXLive 2013. Today I noticed that I was getting this error. I then upgraded biber to version 1.9 and Biblatex to version 2.9a. But the error ...
1
vote
1answer
34 views

Labeling Species of a Chemical Reaction

My code is: \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{report} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{titlesec} \setcounter{secnumdepth}{5} ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

pdflatex not producing .pdf file

I have been using latex and running it through TexMaker now all of a sudden running latex will, pdflatex or PS->PDF will not produce a .pdf file. I have tried to delete all output files and run ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Update TeXstudio portable and keep settings

I updated TeXstudio portable 2.6.6 to 2.8.2 by copying the content of the zip-file into the existing directory. Unfortunately, all settings, macros etc. were gone when starting the new TeXstudio. How ...
5
votes
1answer
61 views

German dashes: VR-Technik und --Methoden

I want to write VR-Technik und -Methoden. How many dashes should i use in the different places? I'm pretty sure VR-Technik is correct, as would be VR-Methoden. Should i write VR-Technik und ...
4
votes
3answers
75 views

Double \prec as a single symbol?

We have < and \ll. What about double \prec, i.e. something like \prec\prec but with spacing as in \ll? Remark. I could not find an answer in http://detexify.kirelabs.org/classify.html or ...
3
votes
1answer
60 views

Beamer (with Bergen theme) how to move ToC from sidebar to “main part” of slide?

How would I move the table of contents produced by \tableofcontents from the left sidebar to the main part of the slide? It produces a lot of unused white space, as in the following: This code ...
5
votes
1answer
46 views

Problem with the zhnumber package

I am trying to write about numerals and the use of symbols. As an example I would like to use chinese/japanese symbols to show a multiplicative system. I have come up with the package zhnumber which ...
2
votes
2answers
55 views

How to use standard TeX fonts in XeLaTeX

How do I use the inbuilt LaTeX standard fonts (in this case Times for roman, Helvetica for sans serif and Courier for mono) when using XeLaTeX and fontspec? I have tried: \documentclass[journal, ...
1
vote
1answer
19 views

How to adjust two pictures side by side in just one column of multicol environment?

First of all, thanks to the group member Harish Kumar because of whose advise finally I was able to fix the caption line under the figure/ float in multicol environment. This is what I then faced: ...
2
votes
2answers
109 views

How can I draw Pascal's triangle with some its properties?

At here Pascal's triangle in tikz we can draw Pascal's triangle. Now I want to note some properties of coefficients C_{n+3}^4 -C_{n+2}^4-C_{n+1}^4+C_{n}^4=n^2 (the first picture) as folowing ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

incluing the bibtex file as include section

I created a main files that includes different sections like the following: \documentclass[conference]{ieeeconf} \IEEEoverridecommandlockouts \usepackage{graphicx} ...
1
vote
1answer
12 views

How to have a figure with caption in multicol enviornment?

Hello respected everyone. I am having the following problems. Kindly help me on this regard. \documentclass[10pt, twoside]{book} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{subfig} \begin{document} ...
7
votes
1answer
89 views

How to use chemfig for chemical reaction with skeletal forms

My code is: \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{report} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{titlesec} \setcounter{secnumdepth}{5} ...
2
votes
1answer
27 views

How to insert a paragraph before the chapter title?

I need to include several lines before the chapter title for some (not all) chapters. A new chapter always starts with a new page, how to realize the following layout for certain chapter while other ...
2
votes
1answer
19 views

Table of Contents unbold chapter names

I require chapter names unbold in Table of Contents. Please guide me how I unbold the heading of chapter names only in Table of Contents.
0
votes
0answers
16 views

How can I get unnumbered chapters in the center of headers?

With titlesec, how can I include unnumbered chapter titles in the center of headers?
2
votes
1answer
17 views

Alignment margin note with mark in equation in pages

It's my problem, I am not writing margin note in \equation and \align. It's an error. But it's working in text. My aim, margin note with equation must be aligned. ...
1
vote
1answer
20 views

Need help formatting table without row and column header cell borders

How do I make a table like this in LaTeX?
2
votes
2answers
49 views

TikZ - set of 1-d point charges

Trying to create a set of alternating (+q,-q etc.) Point charges on a line? Completely new to Tikz. Thanks in advance.
2
votes
0answers
15 views

tex4ht styling breaks after figure containing tikz drawing

\textbf works in tex4ht before the figure environment, but not after: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \textbf{this is bold} \begin{figure}[h] \begin{tikzpicture} ...
2
votes
1answer
10 views

different alignment on some lines of an align* envirnoment

I would like to typeset a set of equations, where a bunch of them a short (fit on one line) and one of them is long. I would like it to look something like the output of the following: ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

PSfrag isn't working to add LaTeX symbols to eps figures

I have converted a jgraph file to eps, and am trying to replace text in the eps figure with LaTeX symbols. I have followed the instructions listed in this question but the solution suggested does not ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

.AUX file and sound? [on hold]

I just had a quick question regarding .aux files. I have a couple of .aux files in a folder that is supposed to have sound files in it. Each .aux file is anywhere from 2-13mb so I know there is ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

Increasing vertical space after equation in paragraph with short previous line?

The problem I'm aware that LaTeX the spacing around equations in a paragraph differs depending on how long the line of the paragraph immediately preceding the equation is. When the preceding line is ...
3
votes
1answer
22 views

Make listofalgorithms (algorithm2e) inside a section instead of chapter

I'm writing my thesis and I have a few algorithms (using algorithm2e) that I want to list in my appendix, but I don't want to start a new page. Also my listoffigures currently creates a section, not a ...
5
votes
2answers
116 views

Change the order in ModernCV banking

When using classic theme vs using banking theme, the classic highlights the job title whereas banking highlights the employer. How do I make it so that banking highlights the job title instead of ...
4
votes
1answer
23 views

Hyperref: how to correctly redefine `\@currentlabel`?

I am using my own solution to this question to create custom cross-references. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{lipsum} \title{My notes for Bla} \author{myself} ...
6
votes
1answer
72 views

Hatching that does not obscure a right-angle mark

Hatching - I suppose in the northeast direction - is to be added to the square with an edge length of $c$ in following diagram. I have a right-angle mark at one of the corners of the square. Is there ...
5
votes
1answer
97 views

modular chapters of a dissertation

I have several different chapters I would like to include into a dissertation. Each chapter is a standalone paper and has its own directory structure (figures, tables, etc.). I would like to retain ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

Upgraded to Mavericks, Changed PATH, Still Not Working

I'm using Sublime Text 2 to compile and am receiving this error: Attempted command:latexmk -cd -e $pdflatex = 'pdflatex -interaction=nonstopmode -synctex=1 %S %O' -f -pdf mentorship program.tex ...
0
votes
0answers
32 views

“missing autoprint content” error in PythonTeX

I just installed PythonTeX in MiKTeX/windows, with latest python 2.7. The installation looks fine to me. I got all the files in MiKTeX directory and the pythontex.bat file in miktex/bin. Then I try to ...
4
votes
1answer
18 views

How to use wider and higher margins in a beamerboxesrounded box?

I love beamerboxesrounded boxes in Beamer presentations, but the text fits too tightly into the box. So I would like to use equal but wider and higher margins (left, right, top, bottom) around the ...
2
votes
0answers
14 views

Reference style: Author last name, first initial + sorting by in-text citation

I'm writing a paper and the journal that i'm trying to submit to requires the following style: Jin WG, Cheung YK, Zienkiewicz OC. Trefftz method for Kirchhoff plate bending problems. International ...

15 30 50 per page