# All Questions

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### Tikz \filldraw command acting strange

I am attempting to plot a region in Tikz using data exported from a Mathematica RegionPlot. But the tikz \filldraw command is giving me a strange-looking output. I don't have enough reputation to add ...
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I am making a presentation using this template https://www.overleaf.com/latex/templates/beamer-presentation/zxrfltwmbcrt#.VWST_1Y7SFU available at overleaf.com To add references, I followed the ...
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### Length plus minus other length?

Consider the following example: \newlength{\textsize} \makeatletter \setlength{\textsize}{\f@size pt} \makeatother \setlength{\parskip}{12pt plus 1pt} % WORKS \setlength{\parskip}{\textsize plus ...
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### Drawing a tree diagram

How do I draw the tree diagram below in Latex? I also want to label the branches the way they are in the figure. Here's my preamble: \documentclass[11pt,reqno]{amsart} % Packages ...
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### Why does \rput(0,0) translate my picture?

Using rput, I noticed it misplaces my objects. By testing, I found two strange behaviours: \rput(0,0) { object } moves my objects a little bit. Doing latex on the following code: ...
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### ! LaTeX Error: Missing \begin{document}

I am doing an empirical work on STATA and I used the command sutex in order to obtain the LaTeX code for summary statistics tables. I am just copying and pasting it on TeXworks (pdfLaTeX file) as said ...
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### Image not recognized as PNG

MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \includegraphics{markov01.png} \end{figure} \end{document} Error: libpng: internal error ==> Fatal error ...
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### Compile latex in c# [on hold]

im making a .bat file to compile a .tex file to pdf, when i run it directly the .bat file it works fine, but when i run it in c# the error "pdflatex: invalid argument" appers static void ...
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### Align itemize text with graphic and use caption

I would like to align the top of the text with a figure and add a caption with a label to it. But as soon as add caption=test,figure to the adjustbox the picture floats above the text. How do I ...
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### How popular is amsrefs in comparison with Bibtex?

Now that the amsrefs package for references has been available for a decade, how does it compare in popularity with Bibtex? Does there exist a pro and cons list for amsrefs?
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### TexStudio does not responds only when closing

and thanks in advance for any answer. I am very happy with TexStudio, yet recently I encounter this strange phenomena. TexStudio does not respond only when I attempt to close it. It saves everything, ...
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### pandoc, convert .docx to .tex while retaining the table structure in .docx format

The problem I have is that when I convert a document using Pandoc from .docx to .tex, the tables get messed up. Is there a way to use pandoc that will retain the proper table formatting in .tex? ...
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### Problems when including diagonal line in a table cell

I am trying to use this solution which uses tikz, however I cannot get it to compile properly. I get the error: Misplaced \omit. ...llcolor[HTML]{EFEFEF}\diag{0.2em}{1cm}{a}{b} Searching for that ...
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### chemmacros reaction environment align

Take the following example \documentclass{article} \usepackage{chemmacros} \begin{document} \begin{reactions*} NH3 + H2O &<=> NH4+ + OH-\\ Fe^3+ + 3 OH- &-> Fe(OH)3\\ 2 Fe(OH)3 ...
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### Pgf .style args: optional named arguments with defaults

I was looking for a possibility to adjust the anchor of the text of a pin. Tikz does not allow this out of the box. This was already asked on the mailing list pgf-users@lists.sourceforge.net, Sept. ...
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Did anyone encounter the following error? I tried to upload and compile an article (prepared using the package of the "Solar Physics" journal) to arXiv. The response of the system was as follows: ...
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### lstlistings: Regexp quotation mark/apostrophe error

I am attempting to display a long Python Regexp in LaTeX lstlistings. When compiling I get the following error message though. ! Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:�\lst@FillFixed@\lst@EC� not ...
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### Bibtex, 2 questions about pages in my Bibliography

I am writing my master thesis, and got 2 problems with the bibtex. this is how I write my bibtex, @article{LbyLgraphic, author = {M.Yamamoto and T. Namioka}, title = ...
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### Which algorithms does (La)TeX use? [on hold]

People often talk about the many "typesetting wonders" (La)TeX can do because of the countless algorithms it uses. But exactly what are these typesetting algorithms? Concrete examples I have gathered ...
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### How to create Double spacing single column in IEEEtrans template

I am using IEEEtrans template for writing an article. I have prepared the document which is double column single spacing IEEE format. However, as per journal guidelines I also need to upload the ...
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### How to change font family in footnote, equations and one paragraph?

I am using Texmaker in Linux Mint and I am currently compiling with pdfLatex. I am using berasans font family like this: \usepackage[scaled]{berasans} \renewcommand*\familydefault{\sfdefault} %% ...
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### Nomenclature Nomgroup font type change

My report should follow some guidelines, but I have no clue how to change them. I already read the nomencl description but could not find a clue on how to change the font of the nomgroups. I would ...
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### i dont want png files for the math in tex4ht

When I convert equations using tex4ht most of them are coming like png files. how to get the html converted instead of png file. Thanks Kumar
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### Page numbering of titlepages

I have a document of type "report" and I want to have several title pages separated by blank pages. I want these pages to be excluded from the numbering. Then after the title pages I want to have an ...
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### More robust strike-through / cross-out

I al using the ulem package to cross-out unwanted text like so \documentclass{article} \usepackage{ulem} \begin{document} \xout{Lorum ipsum dola blah blah blah.} \sout{Lorum ipsum dola blah blah ...
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### Formulas in columnsets using ConTeXt

I tried out ConTeXt, where I found that columnsets worked just fine---until I put math into them. The below code produces an error. What am I doing wrong? \setuppapersize[A5] ...
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### Package mdframed Warning: correct box splittet fails

I get the error message in the title from this box: \begin{mdframed} \begin{multicols}{2} \begin{enumerate}[label=\bfseries\thechapter.\arabic*., series=fra0og1tiltekstogbilde] \item Hvorfor ...
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### Spacing between subscript and operator

How to change the spacing between operator and its subscipt or superscript I want different spacing for sub and super script
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### Abbreviated title in \footcite, full title in \printbibligraphy

Using biblatex with: \usepackage[citestyle=verbose,bibstyle=authortitle,backref=true,hyperref=true]{biblatex} Generating footnote citations with \footcite and the bibliography with ...
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### Datatool package: remove link between variable and value

When I try to create a subset from one db with the help of the datatool package, all my rows contain the same information as the last one. \DTLforeach[\DTLisieq{\tmpjob}{\jobnameoff}]{data}{ ...
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### Tikz internal storage symbol

I am trying to create a flow chart with tikz using the interal storage symbol (http://www.smartdraw.com/flowchart/flowchart-symbols.htm). My first tries ended up in: \documentclass{standalone} ...
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### Citing a section in a reference

I would like ro cite the section of a bibliography reference in my text file. As an example, lets assume, i have a reference in the bibliography as follows: \bibitem{Ref8} I would like to refer a ...
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### Show “notes” field in footnotes for footcite with citestyle=verbose

Is there a way to force the "notes" field to show in footnote citations? I know you can suppress fields with: \AtEveryCiteKey{\clearfield{url}} for example.
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I have hard time dealing with paragraph skip while keeping titlesec/titletoc, table of contents, list of figures and indentation the same (this is a french book). I have the following class: ...
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### How to mark a float as inline?

I need to insert a a narrow but tall table. To save space, I would like the other half of the page to be occupied by text. At first, I succeeded using using package multicol together with tabular ...
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### Rotate the shape to the right

I have drawn the following 3D shape in tikz. \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{pgf,tikz} \usepackage{tkz-tab} ...
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### Filtering through an external command in LaTeX?

Is there any way in LaTeX to define an environment, say, \begin{markdown} This will be *processed* as [Markdown](http://daringfireball.net/projects/markdown/)! \end{markdown} which passes the ...
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### Can I mark an internal function or variable as 'not documented' in l3doc?

There are several internal variables I use that I do not see a need to document in the user-interface section, but I want to explain in the implementation. I'd really like to remove the warnings ...
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Okay so I am writing a report where in the header, my teacher is requiring that I put both the page number and my last name in the upper-left hand corner of each page (excluding the title page). Now I ...
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### Custom TikZ teardrop/infinity shape?

I am looking to replicate the figure shown in the image below. What is the simplest way to create the infinity-like curves and gray filled region of (c) using TikZ? Any tips would be appreciated! ...
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### biblatex does not print book in beamer

Good day to all! Today, I'm using beamer and biblatex. In the bibliography frame, I want to print book references. But, I didn't obtain the desire result. What I have done is at the end, into the ...
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### What is the typical location of Table of Contents in a typical TeX article? [on hold]

I am doing a sample article to demonstrate my knowledge of (La)TeX in order to obtain corresponding credit, so there is not much context or meaningful content for the article except that I am doing it ...
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### Function and usage of \font command

I have seen the use of the \font. For example \font\Cal=cmsy10 at 25pt I can't find any information about this command. Could anyone tell me what's the function of it, how works and how use it?
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### How to number References section using \bibliography{…} command?

I use the\bibliography{bibtexfile}{} command to generate my bibliography, but this creates a References section with the numbering suppressed. How do I make the number for the section appear?
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### Titlesec commands creating “bookmarks” on file structure

I used the titlesec package to customize my sections. When I use the commands \titleformat and \titlespacing, a "bookmark" is created because I wrote \section inside those commands, which according to ...
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### Does termcal work with datetime?

I'm using both datetime and termcal together in a document, but this seems to cause an error. \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{article} \usepackage{datetime,termcal} \begin{document} ...
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### Labeling angles in a triangle

I've tried looking at past answers to this question but it won't seem to solve my problem. I want to label the angles ABD and DBC in this triangle: \documentclass{article} ...