# All Questions

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### Manually added hypertargets are shifted by one line in PDF

I'm using the hyperref package to create links and targets between citations in the main text and references at the end of my document. Clicking on one of these hyperlinks leads to displaying the ...
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### Unexpected latex error: Text line contains an invalid character

My latex started showing this error: Error | line 3|! Text line contains an invalid character. out of nowhere. Actually, it shows 100 of this errors, all in the same line. I started to ...
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### babel french + compilation issue

Since yesterday I'm using polyglossia for one of my documents. Today I opened another document in which I use babel and that worked just fine yesterday morning. Suddenly I can't compile it anymore : ...
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### TexStudio - polyglossia - xelatex : how to create symbols

I'm using TexStudio to write my thesis and I just changed to polyglossia and xelatex because I'm need to write down words in a lot of different languages. Since I do this however, a lot of commands ...
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### How can I create two columns with pictures?

I need some help. I need to put some pictures in a document with two columns and right now I'm using: \begin{figure} \centering \includegraphics[width=1\linewidth]{1} \caption{Réactions catalytiques ...
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### customize vertical space of entries in nomenclature

How to customize the vertical space between entries and vertical space between Subgroup name and its first entry? I have added the \setlength{\nomitemsep}{-\parsep} in the preamble, but the entries ...
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### extra lines before table

\documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{tabularx} \begin{document} \section{section 1} \begin{tabular*}{0.75\textwidth}{@{\extracolsep{\fill} } | c | c | c | r | } \hline label 1 & ...
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### Minipages and spacing between \paragraph

I am using \paragraph inside a minipage. Don't know why, but the usual space above \paragraph does not appear. Then I have a small minipage in the \paragraph. Now spacing between \paragraph is ...
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### Linguex bad spacing between number and examples with certain values above 99 when using old style numbers

When using linguex example numbering packing, if I use \defaultfontfeatures{Numbers=OldStyle} with xetex or luatex, then with certain example numbers exceeding 99, there is no spacing between the ...
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### Figure number of three figures are same

I have five figures in a chapter. The figure numbers of first 3 figures are correct i.e. 5.1, 5.2 and 5.3 but the figure numbers of next two figures are also 5.3 The structure of first 3 figures is ...
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### RTL with tabluar

This is a question about xelatex, even though I mention LyX here. My goal is to produce an RTL table with one row, two columns, which looks more or less like that: ...
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### Is there any programming language similar to TeX?

I know nothing about programming, so TeXMaker's pseudo-WYSIWYG reminded me of a stereotypical programmer.
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### Exam Class: don't print questions

Suppose I am using the exam class. There is an option \printanswers to print solutions, otherwise solutions aren't printed. I would like to suppress questions and just print the solutions. Is this ...
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### Make block of text italicized

I'm working on a book using the book document class. I have several portions of text that I want to be italicized, each of which are several paragraphs long. I was only able to replicate the issue ...
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### Matrices in latex

Trying to create a matrix using the below markup: \begin{figure} \centering \[ \begin{blockarray}{cccccccc} I & like & nlp & mlpr & enjoy & reading & books \\ ...
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### Order of document structure commands

I am writing a large document with many tables and figures. I created appendix-sections to put the less important ones in there. I also have an automatic list of tables and figures. While it would ...
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### Change structure of itemize/enumerate

I have the following code, which runs and formats nicely. \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{book} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{classicthesis} ...
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### I need this tikz and tabular sketch at the right of my presentation, and an itemize at left, but too much length

I need this tikz and tabular sketch at the right of my presentation, and some text at left. Unfortunatly the text is at left but in the down part of my frame, I need it at the center and starting ...
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### LaTex and Tables [duplicate]

Please consider the following LaTex document: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{float} \usepackage{array}% in the preamble % define the title ...
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### prevent the label beneath an underbrace from taking up vertical space

\documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{multline*} = I_{B}(\Pi_{B})_{\theta}[\theta_{B},\Lambda^{\prime}[I_{0} - I_{B}[1-F(\theta_{B})]]] - ...
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### Title not showig in bibliography due to modification of .bst file

I have modified the siam.bst bibliography style file to add eprint support. More specifically, I have added the following code: FUNCTION {format.eprint} { eprint empty\$ { "" } { "available ...
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### I need a bbl file with specific format?

I am using a latex template for my thesis. The template has a bbl file with following format: \begin{thebibliography}{3} \expandafter\ifx\csname natexlab\endcsname\relax\def\natexlab#1{#1}\fi ...
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### How can I declare a heavy maths version without altering spacing and symbol choice when \hm is used from the bm package?

Consider the following MWE which is modified from my answer here: \documentclass{article} \newcommand\gmfamily{\fontfamily{mdugm}\selectfont} \DeclareMathVersion{varnormal} ...
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### varioref: change default “on the facing page” string

I would like to be able to change the varioref strings. In particular, the on the facing page one. It should not be a problem. The documentation clearly states various macros used, and I would think ...
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### Why is the vertical separator not complete in the table?

This is my code. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pbox} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{table}[H] \centering \caption{Effect of Tilt on Module Output Power} ...
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### ApSS referencing style

After submitting a paper to springer I got this error message: Please revise the paper to conform with ApSS referencing style which is not [n]. What does that mean? I am using the revtex4-1 ...
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### Do fontsize environments exist?

Without any doubt there are fontsize switches in the form of control sequences (described here for instance.) But, from time to time I ran into code examples where environment versions of those were ...
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### latexmk -pv default previewer

I currently use Acrobat as my default pdf viewer for everything other than latex related tasks. So not particularly keen on changing my system default. I would like to get latexmk to use sumatrapdf ...
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### I cannot omit fig1 above a figure [duplicate]

I insert \begin{figure}[ht!] \begin{center} \includegraphics{figure 1.png} \end{center} \caption{First question} \label{fig1} \end{figure} and the figure and title are appeared correctly but above ...
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### Math versions and bm

I am wondering how one can tell the bm package what \mathversion it should use. Using the example of Using \DeclareMathVersion \documentclass{article} %%% text fonts \renewcommand\rmdefault{txr} ...
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### Appendix not numbered - minimal document [duplicate]

I'm trying to put appendices in my PhD thesis, and I'd expected them to be labelled A,B, etc. However, instead it's not producing a title for the appendix at all, and it's giving me sections to my ...
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### When using autocap, how to still get correct alphabetical sorting?

In How to ensure the first letter of a footnote is always uppercase? I received an answer as to how proper capitalisation of Arabic surnames beginning with the definite article "al" could be ensured ...
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### Multiline equation environment pointing at changes from one line to the other?

Does there exist a multiline equation environment which shows the changes from one line to the other? I am thinking of an environment that would take inputs like E[d] & = ...
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### Having trouble enabling ligatures with HF&J's Mercury Text OpenType font

I'm sure this font supports ligatures, but I can't get them to show up. Example with Roboto for comparison: \documentclass[ 11pt, a4paper ]{scrartcl} \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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### Created counter ist counting twice (sometimes) [on hold]

I wanted to create a couter to count additional chapters (appendix of the thesis). \newcounter{anhangCount} \setcounter{anhangCount}{0} \DeclareRobustCommand{\anhangPraeFix}{ Anhang ...
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### Add biographical summary in the end of a paper

I am writing a paper using spring latex template. But i cannot add an author's biography using \begin{biography} ... \end{biography}, the spring class seems not providing biography environment. I find ...
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### \nameref with quotes

How can I redefine the \nameref command to have the referenced caption in quotes? Here is what I have tried: \documentclass{article} \let\oldnameref\nameref ...
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### When to use upright letters in math mode

what are the conventions when to use upright letters in math mode? Example: \begin{align} W_{mag} = \frac{1}{2}LI^2 \end{align} should the inductivity and the current be typeset in ...
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### Generate a list of Abbreviations which occur in the text? [duplicate]

Currently I track my abbreviations manually and put them in a page like below. I'd like to be able to define the abbreviations inside the text of my paper and then have a list of them automatically ...
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### How to remove the “References” title

I would like to know how to remove the "References" title from command \bibliography{}. If I write: ... text ... \cite{RefAnd2013} ... \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} \bibliography{AnderBib} ... more ...
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### Undefined Control Sequence \institute

I'm new to LaTeX and I'm using a template provided by Springer. I'm running their default template known as author.tex and I'm provided an error message that says \institute is an undefined control ...
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### \textit -command gives “Package inputenc Error”

I'm using the classicthesis template with TeXShop version 3.52 (3.52) on OS X Yosemite 10.10.4 (14E46). I've been using the command \textit for italics in my project successfully for more than a ...
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### How to make pgfgantt scale to specific widths in the page? (ex. textwidth)

I'm trying to use pgfgantt to create a gantt chart for a project spanning many weeks, thus the following code would overflow through the right margin. I can't find a way to alter the size of the grid ...
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I struggle creating a graphical representation of a books contents with TikZ. An example I've created in Powerpoint is attached. I am especially interested in relative positioning and no declaration ...
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### Missing \endcsname in tikz draw

I tried to do some calculations in TeX to help me draw a picture and I can't get over this error: ! Missing \endcsname inserted. <to be read again> \numexpr l.12 \draw ...
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### Font selection problem

I need a blackboard bold 1. I know the font bbold provides it along with 0, but if I declare the math alphabet via: \DeclareSymbolFond{bbold}{U}{bbold}{m}{n} \DeclareMathAlphabet{\bbold}{bbold} or ...
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### Issue installing Tex Live on Windows 10

I install yesterday a clean version of Windows 10 afetr the update and the format. Today i was trying install Tex Live but there is a issue. The installer (exe) unzip the file but then simply shut ...
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### Adding an implication to a chart

I would like to add a long implication sign between "Symm" and "Ref" with out changing the look of the chart. I am doing it like this: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \[ \begin{array} ...