# All Questions

5 views

### Static labels on rotating arrows in TikZ

I have the following rotating animation: As you can see, the labels are behaving strange, especially the red ones and the 35 degree angle label. Is it possible to attach the label to a fixed point ...
6 views

### Title page with title in a fixed vertical position

I'm making a custom (kind of) title page. Vertically, it contains a tabularx with a set of logos, then comes the title, the author, ... I want to remove the tabularx but keep everything else in the ...
21 views

### Writing info into a tree

I want to draw this tree, but I want the data on the branches to be parallel to the branch, not like the result I am getting Thank you! \documentclass[12pt,oneside,a4paper,fleqn]{report} ...
4 views

### Difference of Beamercolorbox in the setbeamertemplate and that in the normal text

I use the beamercolorboxes both in the setbeamertemplate and in the normal text. However their shadows appear differently. The code is: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Madrid} \usepackage{tikz} ...
2 views

### page margin for pages with chapter are wrong

I am having trouble with the marging of my thesis. I am using a template which worked perfectly for a previous paper some 2 years ago but now when I create a pdf the margin on pages containing a ...
120 views

### Different commas in text and math mode in Beamer

My question is closely related to this one. The difference is, that I would like to make a presentation with beamer and that I use standard fonts. As you can see in the following MWE the commas in ...
945 views

### Lining up edges of a tree with TikZ

I'm drawing trees with TikZ and \begin{tikzpicture} \node {$C$} child[missing] child{node {$i$} child[missing] child{node {$j$}} }; \end{tikzpicture} produces edges that don't ...
9 views

### Stack three tables sideways

I need to stack three sideway tables. My code makes Latex remove the captions somehow. It reports floatrow error, caption(s) lost. Is there also a way to align all three tables to the bottom of the ...
9 views

### Indents in scientific articles (ACM)

I am completely new to TeX and would like to create a document building on the ACM Guidelines. Papers I've seen using these guidelines such as "Driven by Food: Modeling Geographic Choice" have a small ...
24 views

### Why does “fi” render to 㐌 when I compile my Latex to SVG using dvisvgm?

I wanted to compile the following Latex \documentclass[preview]{standalone} \nonstopmode \begin{document} I want to write f i r s t but this is the result: first \end{document} to svg by using ...
30 views

### Two tables side-by-side in LaTeX that will page break

I am creating a .Rnw file in Rstudio. I then knit it using: knit("code.Rnw","code.tex") I am trying to get two tables side-by-side. In case they are long, I would like them to automatically page ...
25 views

### How to fix or change small caps bookmark?

One of the cool feactures of the hyperref package is the ability to make fancy pdf bookmarks. However, for some reason it does not work correctly for smallcaps (see aSmallCapsTitle in the ...
32 views

### How to make the following Picture in LaTeX?

It is possible to make the following digram in LaTeX.
11 views

### Changing remote path of figures to local path with a regular expression

I am using markdown to write the bulk of my thesis, and then converting it to LaTeX (with Pandoc) for the final presentation. To include graphics I use dropbox share links as: ...
485 views

### I want to embed plantuml diagram into lyx document

Please help me in embedding plantUML diagram in the LyX document. I am new to LyX, I could not figure out how to generate the diagram on the fly while converting the doc to the PDF. Let me write ...
83 views

### pgfplots: Fixing overlapping X axis labels

I am trying to create a time series plot but my X axis labels overlap: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfplots} \pgfplotsset{width=14cm,compat=newest} \usepgfplotslibrary{dateplot} ...
64 views

### How to decipher font encoding & install LaTeX font for use in MacWord?

I want to know the font being used in my document. I saw on other posts that this can be determined using the following command: \showthefont I also found LaTeX font encodings here: ...
150 views

### Esperanto flag in Tikz?

I have this code: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage[html]{xcolor} \usepackage{tikz} \definecolor{verda}{HTML}{009900} \definecolor{blanka}{HTML}{FFFFFF} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} ...
12 views

### natbib - bibliography

After some research I found the bibliographystyle "humannat". It does look exactly the way I was looking for, except the new line after "Name, First Name" \documentclass{article} ...
465 views

### Recreate the sphere in TeX.SX logo

I'm trying to recreate this But looking in this Meta question the only code provided doesn't give that output %!TEX TS-program = xelatex \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{pst-solides3d} ...
15 views

### Draw axis line on top macro does not work with colorbar

I have a macro from here: Force "axis on top" for plotmarks in pgfplots Which allows me to draw the axis line on top of the markers. However, if I use it in conjunction with a colorbar, it ...
26 views

### switching to pdf view with Adobe Acrobat DC

I just installed Lyx 2.1 on my computer for the first time. I wanted to create my first trial pdf but switching to viewing mode is for some reason not working with the Acrobat Reader DC. I tried many ...
36 views

### The bibliography is not working

I am looking at videos on how to assemble a thesis. I am converting my endnote database into references.bib. Here is my code: \documentclass[12, twoside]{report} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
74 views

### How can I align the < signs in my array (piecewise function) in TeX?

I don't know how to use align with an array, any suggestions? I'd like the first < sign in each line to match up while retaining the alignment that I currently have. Here is my code: \be ...
43 views

### Simple equation editing

I am writing a simple equation in my thesis: \begin{align} y &= x^{k}\\ \log(y) &= \log(x^{y})\\ \log(y) &= y\log(x)\\ \frac{\log(y)}{\log(x)} &= y \end{align} ...
37 views

### Font color is always black in mdframed

When building the MWE below in Linux (Centos, TeXLive 2013, mdframed=1.9b,2013/07/01) I get the expected red text on pale yellow inside red rounded rectangle in the body, and red on full yellow in the ...
61 views

### Drop cap using yfonts and yinipar on a double-spaced text

In reference to drop cap letters, and the thread How can I create documents in LaTeX using a calligraphic first letter for chapters? can anybody tell how to get rid of the space problem that occurs ...
81 views

### How to increase resolution of a picture in tikz?

While trying to draw a parabola in tikz I used Geogebra. But the resolution of the picture is doesn't come out to be that great as is the case in using directly tikz. The code that Geogebra generated ...
49 views

### Underline long url and linebreak

I have a long url which I want to appear blue and underlined. Furthermore it must linebreak if the url is to long for a single line. \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} ...
13 views

### ''Proof of Theorem x'' header trough modification of \ref

I had a problem that was solved in a previous question, and that now is coming back. The idea was to use \ref for internal links with color A, and \cref with nameinlink option in cleveref (!) and ...
233 views

### Exercise 17.21 of Knuth’s TeXbook: a (known) error?

Exercise 17.21 of The TeXbook asks a question concerning \delcode: Appendix B defines \delcode‘< so that there is a shorthand notation for angle brackets. Why do you think Appendix B doesn’t ...
29 views

44 views

### Can I increase the accuracy of pgfplots?

Working on a pgfplots solution to this question, I faced the following problem. When I plot only one branch of a square root function, the plot seems to be OK; but when I add the minus part of the ...
57 views

### How to fit a Tikz picture into a tabularx cell?

I am trying to put a Tikz picture into a cell of a tabularx. The problem is that it doesn't fit in my cell. Here is the code : \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} ...
15 views

### Changepage Package [\adjustmargin] Does Not Work Correctly With \captionof When the Caption Package Is Loaded

The justification of the text is skewed when all of the following conditions are met: The \adjustmargin environment from the changepage package is used. The \captionof command is used. The caption ...
68 views

### I can't make what I type to pdf

I can't make pdf I type this : ‎‎ \$‎E(‎\frac{1}{2}‎\Phi ‎+‎\frac{1}{2}‎\Phi‎‎\prime ‎,‎\frac{1}{2}‎\Psi ‎+‎\frac{1}{2}‎\Psi‎‎\prime‎)\leq ‎‎\frac{1}{2}E(‎\Phi , ...
97 views

### Marking angles in a parallelogram congruent using TikZ

The following code is compiled to display a parallelogram with opposite sides marked with "|" and "||" to indicate congruence. I would like to mark the eight angles at the vertices similarly. I want ...
13 views

### Trouble aligning table on landscape page

I am trying to print a large amount of data onto pdf files using LaTeX. I have tabulated this data (a selection of which is in my example below). In order to fit all these data onto the page I have to ...
20 views

### Find cylinder tangent in 3D

I am trying to draw a complicated form that is loosely based on a half cylinder. I am using tikz-3dplot to be able to accurately draw arcs in planes other than the xy-plane and to nicely set the ...
221 views

### tikzexternalize in TeXMaker doesn't work

I'm having some troubles while compiling my thesis with the tikz externalize feature in Texmaker. I created the user command: "D:/laTex/texlive2014/bin/win32/pdflatex.exe" -synctex=1 ...
25 views

### Changing the output of \ref depending on the position of the corresponding \label

My document contains parts and sections. When I refer, for instance, to the section I.1, I would like \ref to output 1 when it is located in part I, and I.1 otherwise. Thus, I would like my document ...
17 views

Let us consider the following scenario. If I write like the following, it will appear in table of contents as "Hai Hello". \subsection{Hai Hello} But I want to hide "Hello" in table of ...
124 views

### MiKTeX 2.9 missing dll?

Since yesterday's (22.6.2015) update, my MiKTeX 2.9 on Windows 8.1 64-bit repeatedly crashes with an error message that is something like: missing Qt5WinExtras.dll. This file is not present either in ...
170 views

### TexWorks on Fedora 20

So I migrated completely to Fedora from windows and the latex files which were compiling fine on windows (miktex 2.9 and texworks) are not compiling on texworks on fedora 20. The current error I am ...
30 views

### Change counter style for caption

I want to make numbering in caption right-to-left. For example Change in the caption: شکل 01 to شکل 10. The reason I want something like this is I am working with right-to-left language and I can ...
16 views

### Subfigures on multiple pages

I want to have three figures that are each large (taking a full page each) be labeled as Figure 1.4 A, Figure 1.4 B, Figure 1.4 C, etc. rather than Figure 1.4, Figure 1.5, Figure 1.6, etc. I ...
77 views

### Invoice class: how to change currency

I just wondering if anyone familiar with the invoice class could show me how to change the currency from dollars into pounds. Below is the code needed-I wish to change the dollars in the table into ...
31 views

### How can I create the synctex file for the LaTeX source? [duplicate]

I deleted the synctex file by mistake and I'd like to know if there's a way to recover it. I want to be able to Ctrl-click in the preview and jump to the corresponding place in the LaTeX source. I'm ...