# All Questions

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In beamer I want to have a button in a slide that when pressed makes the presentation jump to the previous displayed slide (so labeling the slide does not work). Is there a way to do this? Thank ...
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### How to reduce file size of eps file when I generate the file from Tikz?

I have read those posts like How to reduce the size of an .eps file? , Eps file is so large [closed] ,Sun life: Linux: how to reduce eps file size? but find little can help my problem. Sun life: ...
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### Lyx not Opening With New Acrobat Reader

I upgraded to the latest edition of the Adobe Acrobat reader. However, now whenever I try to view a preview using Lyx (Ctrl+R), it does not open. Has anyone faced similar issues? Thanks!
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### Alternative to Scantailor

Could anyone recommend an alternative to scantailor I need post processing software to enhance scanned documents. Right now I'm using scantailor but it has some bugs I need it as an automated ...
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### TikZ: shading a ball with colors

I am interested in plotting a ball similar to the ones below: where the color of the surface of the ball depends on the distance from a chosen point (where the vector arrow points to). How can I ...
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### How to view the result of \showthe\abovedisplayskip in TeXnic Center?

How is it possible to view the value of \showthe\abovedisplayskip in TeXnic Center + MikTex 2.9 + Windows 7? I tried writing the command in a document (type article) and view the result as pdf is ...
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### Unable to get a framed title using mdframed

\documentclass[12pt,twoside,notitlepage,reqno]{amsbook}% \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{thmtools} ...
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### Problem using csvsimple with tab-delimited file

The problem I am having a problem reading tab-delimited files using csv-simple. My question is how do I fix it, and why is it occuring in the first place MWE \documentclass[a4paper]{article} ...
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### Epigraph and fancyhdr: a patching problem

I would like to add epigraphs on my part pages using epigraph, but since I also use fancyhdr, I cannot get the proper page style on the part page using the solution given in the package documentation. ...
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I have an arbitray frame with a headline that contains section names, small dots representing sections etc. Anyway, a standard Beamer headline that automatically on top of each frame. Next, I use: ...
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### Which natbib file should I save in an archive

I work with a very large bibtex file when I write articles. The bib file is in version control and is collaboratively edited by a large group of scholars with similar interests. This creates a 'moving ...
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### The local links don't work

I have my Tesis in latex, I am beginner, and the doc have a lot of local file link. The questions is some of them work and others not. The file are .pdf, I test permission, and it is ok. I am looking ...
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### Chronosys no stopyear

I have the following code for an art presentation, where I use chronosys. Somehow, I do not get a stopyear. Besides, is there any way to improve the overlapping of the periods. \documentclass{beamer} ...
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### Square brackets [ ] as first text inside environment

I had a case where I wanted do start a text with a square bracket inside an environment. It was interpreted as an optional argument. My workaround was to insert a {} to separate that. Is that the way ...
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### Two test in same document, Exam

I'm using the exam class. I'm making two tests in same document. Some questions are the same but some different. Is there a simple format I can use like "printanswers" and "noprintanswer" so test A ...
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### How should one add axis-type labels to a table?

I have a table of plots of the following form: It is made using code like this: \begin{tabular}{r|ccc} & 2 & 3 & 4 \\ \hline 4 & ...
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### Include Array Elements in a Barcode

I want to use TeX for setting up many barcodes with random numbers. Therefore I generated some random numbers and stored them in a .txt file. To create the barcode, I used a macro from Is there a good ...
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### Can I typeset a certain proof tree in ConTeXt?

Now, I know that the below picture can be done in LaTex. Can it be done in ConTeXt? Because I have yet to learn any TeX system, I'm not asking for how to do it in ConTeXt, but I am primarily ...
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### What is meant by European or German typography conventions? [on hold]

A frequent refrain when introducing the KOMA-script bundle document classes is that they reflect "European" or "German" typographic conventions. What are the distinctive elements of these conventions? ...
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### Conflict of scrartcl and subfig?

In a document I write, I use the documentclass scrartcl and the packages and subfig. Here is my MWE: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{subfig} \begin{document} \begin{table} \centering ...
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### Preview Package in LaTeX trim the \widetilde

Forgive my dummy question, i am not professional in LaTeX. I use Preview package to crop the inline formulas' borders exactly to the mathematical notation but i noticed the following: after using ...
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### Fitting table to the whole page

How to fit the table into the page size in revtex 4.1 \documentclass[% aip, jap,% amsmath,amssymb, reprint,% ]{revtex4-1} \draft \usepackage{graphicx}% Include figure files ...
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### Custom command exceeds my textwidth

I have a problem I do not know how to handle: I need to include some small words of code - these can sometimes be longer names of something. To display this is a name of a code piece, I've made a ...
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### Horizontally center DFA

How can I horizontally center the following tikzpicture (which includes a DFA) on the whole page without changing the distance between the nodes? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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### biblatex-chicago: Change translator and editor description in the bibliography

I had some issues with cbyeditor and cbytranslator where I got the warning "Package biblatex Warning: Bibliography string 'cbyeditor' undefined". That I managed to fix and now my footnotes looks good. ...
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### Flow chart Latex ! Positioning of two nodes

I need to split the two boxes N9 and N10 below N8 and side by side to each other. Help appreciated \begin{figure}[h] \centering \tikzstyle{startstop} = [rectangle, minimum width=3cm, minimum ...
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### Error during creation of a sidwaystable in LaTeX

When I create the sidewaystable I have a persistent error. The table is always on top where this is an error on table position. I would like to position the table at the page centre. Below is the ...
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### TeX history: what was the diagonal dash at codepoint 32 in cmr10 intended for?

The answers to this useful question explain how to show the encoding of a TeX font. And this is the default encoding used in the default TeX font, cmr10: What was the strange diagonal dash ...
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### Create pdf without background

I have drawn something in tikz (just a single graph) and I am looking for a way th create a pdf but without the white space behind in the background. Because then I want to convert the pdf into a ...
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### Evaluate binomial coefficient with \pgfmathtruncatemacro

How is it possible to evaluate complex formulas like \binom{2^{4}-3}{2^3} with \pgfmathtruncatemacro ? I want this to evaluate to 1287. What already works: \begin{tikzpicture} \foreach \l ...
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### Multi-line legend entry in pgfplots

In some of my plots the curve description in the legend is too long, making the legend going over the plot, even if the legend is placed as far away as possible. Therefore I want to have multiple ...
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### How to set floating option for bclogo?

I am asking this question may be extension of this question. I wish to use some other symbols otherthan leftbrace in my older question. And, recently I come to know that bclogo solves that problem. ...
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### Can I typeset a proof tree in exercise 2.4.3(c) from mathematical logic by ian chiswell and wilfrid hodges(2007) with tex?

The picture below is exercise 2.4.3(c).
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### Background visual artifact in \includegraphics (probably linked to image resize)

I have the following (resized) image in my code: \includegraphics[width=0.5\textwidth]{./images/6-1.jpg} The next image in this post is the print screen of the visual result of this line of code. ...
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### Pattern Recognition Letters, Keywords do not show up

I am editing an article for the journal "Pattern Recognition Letters" using the according template. I have replaced the dummy words with my keywords, but the keywords still do not show up in the PDF ...
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### Korean Characters in Bibliography (Biblatex) [duplicate]

I am currently writing a paper and I need to include the following Korean Source into my bibliography: @article{yun, title={Effects of Relative Frequency of English Complex Words on Korean L2 ...
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### Formatting of the word

When I add commands or mathematical formula (for example x \in X or \mid), then the white spaces after them are deleted although I provide spaces in the TeX file. When I compile it to generate a pdf, ...
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### minipages in bidi-longtable

I have a bidi-longtable in a mixed language document (mainlanguage Arabic). I am using minipages in each cell of the table because I will need to do some complicated things later like footnotes. The ...
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### Layout isn't shown appropriately with Thai font

I tried using a simple book template on TexStudio with Thai font. The result isn't quite good. Please help. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{book} \usepackage[english,main=thai]{babel} ...
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### how to simple \begin{array} using \def?

I want use \def to simplify the \begin{array}. Here is the code \def\ba#1{\begin{array}#1} \def\ea{\end{array}} $$\ba{ccc} a11 & a12 & a13\\ a21 & a22 & a23 \ea$$ I got error. I ...
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### How to cite/reference a paper in latex

I am preparing a manuscript in Latex. I want to cite/reference a paper in a paragraph. I cite it using the example format "This is my manuscript \cite{bibtex_key}." then it returns me an output as ...
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### \fbox thickness different for different size

The thickness of \fbox in LaTeX can be changed by using \fboxrule. But I want different thickness for different sides. Basically I want to write a text with only a border in top and no where. So I am ...
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### How to remove unwanted space in beamer?

Here's my code: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Berkeley} \begin{document} \section{Formula} \subsection{Time-varying Coefficients} \begin{frame}{Time-varying Coefficients} ...
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### Tweaking table size with column separation

I have a large table which is very slightly wider (around 1cm) than my text width and I want to squash it up slightly so that it fits. Rotating it or resizing the text was undesirable in this context. ...
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### “There´s no line here to end” after trying to make a table

\begin{table} \begin{center} \begin{singlespacing} \scalebox{1}[.75]{ \begin{tabular}{||p{2cm} | p{2cm} | p{1.8cm} | p{3cm} | p{2.5cm} | p{1.7cm} | p{1.7cm} ||}%p{1.7cm}||} \hline \hline Project & ...
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### Compiling nomenclature adds section to bibliography

After compiling the nomenclature I started noticing against my citations in the bibliography. For example: A. Ahmed, Y. Low, M. Aly, V. Josifovski, and A. J. Smola. Scalable distributed infer- ence ...
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### What are all the things i have to keep in mind while preparing a lecture notes(or a book) in latex? [on hold]

What are all the things i have to keep in mind while preparing a lecture notes(or a book) in latex? My guess: Defining the section and chapter titles properly. And in which way we are going to ...
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### Parallel numbering in columns

I have a bilingual text in two columns using paracol. I want to number them in parallel while using switchcolumn commands, as shown below. How can I do this? \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} ...