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How to draw NO2 in LaTeX?

It would be nice if you could help me to draw NO2 in LaTeX. The figure should look like the example image. On this website is some information about the chemfig/chemmakro package. Well, now I will ...
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LaTeX3 Expansion without \exp_after:wN

LaTeX3 reduces the need to use \expandafter/\exp_after:wN tremendously. But what is the LaTeX3 way for this problem? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{expl3} \begin{document} \ExplSyntaxOn ...
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Keyboard shortcut for going to the next automatically boxed parameter in editor?

I am using TeXstudio and whenever I insert a LaTeX function such as \frac{num}{den} by typing in the first few letters (e.g."\fr") and pressing enter for autocompletion, it puts the parameters, in ...
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Separating some paragraphs with a blank line, and other paragraphs without a blank line?

I want to be able to write blocks of paragraphs that share the same idea like this. __1. This a a sentence about something. I continue with another sentence. With this sentence I conclude an idea, ...
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How do I write an Expl3 equivalent?

I have a command that I can easily write using a mixture of resources from xparse, etoolbox, and pgffor. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{etoolbox} \usepackage{xparse} ...
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Mark handout slides in beamer package

For my presentation I am using the beamer package. I added frames that include my personal notes that only appear when I am compiling with the handout-option. On this handout I would like to include ...
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I have a problem in the output PDF margins

I have a problem in latex template of Circuits, Systems, and Signal Processing journal the output file has not equal margins from left and right, and has a large margin from bottom of the page. I ...
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Language selection in TeXShop

All menus in TeXShop are in German, my system language. I want to use the program in English though, without changing my system language. Any way to do this?
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How to make gradient ellipse title box with border?

I am using the tcolorbox package, and I want to use a gradient ellipse title box with border on the titlepage. It is possible somehow or I have to use another package to manage this?
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IEEE Format: sections in separate files create page breaks

I want to make my paper repository a little more readable, so I like to break sections out into separate .tex documents. However, this does not seem to play nice with the IEEE format. How can I get ...
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Putting coordinate axis on a TikZ picture

I get the following error: Package pgf Error: No shape named Q is known. Without the \begin{axis} ... \end{axis}, the code is compiled correctly. \documentclass[10pt]{amsart} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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How to show more info in a citation

I'm trying to make a BibTeX entry for a computer library, which does not have one. This is all I know about it: @book{intelMKL, title={Intel Math Kernel Library. Reference Manual}, ...
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Inserting images in a title page

\title{FYP} \author{} \date {November} \begin{figure}[] \includegraphics[width=0.5\textwidth]{figure1} \end{figure} I am using the code above insert a picture into the title page however it is ...
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Correct superscript spacing for new mathbin

I redefined the \div command so that it's U+2215 aka ∕, but for some reason when I use it as a superscript the spacing between this symbol and its numbers is really tight (works fine in displaymode or ...
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Problem with \subfloat after re-installing MikTex

This summer I wrote my thesis (with a lot of this "forum's" help). Last week I "renew" my computer and installed Latex again (MikTex and Texmaker). Since then I cannot run my code anymore. I always ...
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how to do this equation?

I wonder how I can do this equation in this style, I tried to make it into a matrix, but is disastrous. \begin{equation} \begin{matrix} ...
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How to customize chapter heading in thesis?

I need help in formatting my thesis. I m using isuthesis class. My university guidelines doesnt match with isuthesis CHAPTER HEADING STYLE AND SECTION HEADING STYLE. aCCORDING TO UNIVERSITY, The ...
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Marginnotes and tcolorbox problem

Does \marginnote mess a little when it comes to tcolorbox? I have adapted some code from this other question and the first box renders fine, but the following ones are a disaster. I've struggled a ...
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Two columns in a one column enviroment without page break

Is it possible to remove the page break betwean onecolumn and twocolumn? It is not possible for me to use this help. I have a large titlepage, a table of contents and so on. All in a one columns ...
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listings - use different style for normal comments /* and doxygen comments /**

listings package allows setting basicstyle, keywordstyle, identifierstyle, commentstyle, stringstyle. Is it possible to set different style for comments that start from /** not just /*? To make my ...
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Exclude appendix sections, subsections and subsubsection from TOC

I want to exclude ALL sections, subsections, and subsubsection in the Appendix from the table of contents. But I need to have the "Chapter"(Appendix) to be shown in the TOC. ...
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Is there an in-line comment system, convention or program?

When writing papers such as this one https://github.com/geneura-papers/2015-Evostar/blob/b9474f66cd45aee316136831c4a9b4acaef4e89f/GPbot/GPbot-evostar2015.tex, we use LaTeX comments for, well, ...
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Cannot get hyperlinks in elsart.cls documents

When formatting a document with the class elsart.cls provided by Elsevier, hyperlinks to sections, equations, items... don't work. I know that elsart.cls is supposed to be obsoleted by elsarticle ...
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Hyphen Sporadically Appearing In Enumerated List

I am having an issue with hyphens not appearing in an enumerated list using IEEEtran. Sometimes the hyphen will present correctly, and other times it will not appear at all. Here is a working ...
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how to 'robustly' use file contents in command arguments?

i have the following code which sets up a XeLaTex document (to be run with --enable-write18) and defines two commands, \showme and prRaise: \documentclass[a4paper,oneside]{memoir} ...
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Libertine with sfmath and siunitx in Beamer

I am trying to use the Linux Libertine fonts with sfmath and siunitx package but it doesn't work with beamer class. \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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How do I get the \graphicspath path working with other commands?

I'm working on a way to have my .svg exported with inkscape to .pdf_tex if the .svg file was changed. That allows me to change the figure, hit Ctrl+S and then just compile my tex file. I adapted some ...
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Redefine obeyspaces to newline

I want to typeset code snippets from different programming languages. I couldn't get listings to do what I want (one complete height of an empty line takes up too much space for my liking) and neither ...
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How to draw straight lines to indicate repeat values in merged table cells?

Can you help me the following working: I'm looking to indicate that the value 2.00 is repetitive vertically through a straight line like in this sketch (the result should be a solid, continuous line, ...
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Horizontal decision tree in TikZ

I've been looking for a TikZ example for a while now that looks something like the attached powerpoint picture. I can't imagine that nobody has done something similar. I tried adapting this example, ...
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Installing .zip packages with the MiKTeX package manager from a local repository

I'm in a network where I have to use local package repository. I would like to add some packages to this repository so that all computers using this repository can install it via the MiKTeX package ...
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How to write greek delta with indices? [on hold]

In fact I want to write a delta with index "i,j" in LaTeX. If I write $\delta$_{i,j}$ I get an error. What is going wrong here?
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Breqn and xypic

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{scrbook} \usepackage[all,cmtip]{xy} \usepackage{breqn} \begin{document} \begin{displaymath} \xymatrix{ A \ar[r]^f & B } \end{displaymath} \end{document} ...
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breqn and subscripts and curly braces

When using the package breqn I got some compile errors. Without the package this works just fine. (I am using xelatex.) \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{scrbook} \usepackage{breqn} ...
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Undefined control sequence when using callout shapes

I wanted to use callout shapes from TikZ in a beamer presentation. Since I got problems with my own macros, I copied the source code from the TikZ manual and got the following error message ...
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hyperref package including web image in pdf document

I am trying to include an image (institurtional logo) from direct web address, using \hyperref and pdftex. I am trying a command of the form (many other variants tried, with varios error messages ...
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phantom and parentheses in multiline equation

When I have a multiline equation enclosed by parentheses, that I want to split, why is the brackets command inside the phantom one, not recognised by the right bracket command? For example, if I have ...
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Horizontally align objects inside arrays of different equations

In this set of equations... ...is it possible, to horizontally align the columns with the xes? More precisely, I would like to shift the right hand side of the upper equation, such that the xes ...
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LyX errors in exporting (PDF (XeTex)) URL's containing # to footnotes of Book document

LyX 2.1.2, Linux Ubuntu/Linux Mint package version refuses to print (Export: PDF (XeTex)) URL's (internet addresses) containing the pound sign # to .pdf IN FOOTNOTES, whereas it prints such addresses ...
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Can I reduce the timeout for compilation?

I'm writing a document with many pictures using the tikz package. A small error in these often do not make compilation fail outright, but rather time out. (Example from ...
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Footnote in stackrel positioned too high

In my document, I'm using symbols for footnotes (*, †, ‡, etc.). However, when I place a footnote mark inside stackrel using \stackrel{\footnotemark}{=} for example, the symbol is positioned too high. ...
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Setting Emacs TeX-engine locally does not work

I'd like to follow the advice from @egreg in http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/21212/24483, however the given code does not work for me. I have \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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Malplaced minipage in fancy header

I have a rather complex layout for a letter. It needs to have a certain part of a header on every page while another part should only be shown on the first page. The whole thing can be found here: MWE ...
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draw pair of scissors in tikz [on hold]

Is there someone who can help me to draw a pair of scissors in latex? The picture below is good enough. I have no problem with constructing the rings, but I don't know how to make the "body"? I have ...
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Kleinberg-Tardos style of book writing

I recently read a book Algorithm Design by Jon Kleinberg and Eva Tardos, which is written in a very unique style. This book doesn't have any typical LaTeX environments such as theorem, lemma, and ...
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How can I tl_put_right a genuine }

LaTeX3. How can I tl_put_right a genuine } into a token list? All my attempts to expand \c_group_end_token were not successful.
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Beamer pdf generated with pdflatex on Linux won't open with Windows/Adobe Reader

Apologies if this question is a duplicate, but I couldn't find anyone with the same problem as me: I'm using TexMaker 4.1 to compile .pdf's with the pdflatex command. My operating system is Linux ...
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LuaLatex + Unicode-math, can't get upright greek with “\up*” commands

I was trying to type in upright greek letters in LaTex, and I've been recommended to use LuaLaTex with Unicode-math package to accomplish that. However I ran into a weird issue. If I want to type in ...
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Rescale tabular within math environment

I have made two tabulars, inside a pmatrix, inside a math environment (displaymath). The outcome doesn't fit on the page, does anybody know how I can scale my code, so that it fits? ...
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Always creating a second document with slightly different configuration [duplicate]

I work on a document, and I would like to create, simultaneously, another document which has the 'doublespacing' tag on. Until now, every time I needed it, I just copied the TEX file to a ...

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