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\includemedia won't play video

the code seems to be correct, with compilation no error appears. The code is \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Singapore} \usepackage{media9} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{frame}\frametitle{Title} \...
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Installing latex standalone in ubuntu for humans

Ubuntu is the most popular Linux flavour around, Latex is the gold standard for scientific writing and printing a standalone figure, table, whatever should be a nobrainer. And yet, installing the ...
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Differences between texlive packages in Linux

I've been reading a lot of sites to see the best way to get the packages in Texlive installed in my Ubuntu based system. So far, these are the texlive packages I've seen recommended: texlive-full ...
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Tikz thinks I'm dividing by 0 when plotting Planck's Law

I'm trying to plot Planck's law using tikz. This works fine for the most part, but tikz thinks I'm dividing by 0 if I try to plot certain areas of the law. Here's a minimally working example of what I'...
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Making the arXiv accept a BibTeX BBL (May 2018)

I would like to upload a preprint to the arXiv with a bibliography. I prefer Biber personally, but I know from experience that if I upload a .bbl made with Biber, the arXiv will not interpret it ...
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How to Type Bengali Script in Latex? [duplicate]

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} % % This file is a sample tex file to illustrate use of % XeTeX in typesetting Bengali document. % License: GNU FDL: (C) Golam Mortuza Hossain, 2008 % % %...
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Why do I have to fake Texlive package in Ubuntu?

I followed this answer like a parrot and installed Texlive on my Ubuntu. However, I don't understand why I have to create a fake package to trick Ubuntu into thinking that texlive is installed. What ...
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Errors in LaTeX source [closed]

I keep getting this error when I try to compile my tex file. Here's my tex file: \documentclass[paper=a4, fontsize=11pt]{scrartcl} % A4 paper and 11pt font size \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} % Use 8-bit ...
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How do get Tikz arrows.meta working with Ubuntu and TexLive

The Tikz arrows.meta package does not work on my Ubuntu 14.04 installation. When I attempt to compile a Latex file with \usetikzlibrary{arrows.meta} I get the error ! I can't find file `...
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TexStudio sees the wrong version of TexLive

When I compile a document from within TexStudio on my Linux Mint 17 the software reports: Process started: pdflatex -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode "community-detection".tex and the log file ...
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File `subcaption.sty' not found. in texstudio

I'm using texstudio on linux for writing paper. the version is: TeXstudio 2.3 (SVN ??) Using Qt Version 4.8.4, compiled with Qt 4.8.0 Copyright (c) (original TexMaker) 2004-2010 by ...
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highlights path sequentially BUT in order of clicking

I have been looking for a possibly difficult answer to a simple question. I would like to be able to highlight paths on a TikZ picture. I would like to highlight these paths by clicking on them and at ...
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! I can't find file `ydocstrip.tex

I recently had to download the package adjustbox from CTAN and when I ran the .tex file, I had this error above . The ydocstrip is the first line of the .tex file in the adjustbox backage. Does anyone ...
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How to add a prefix to citations and references numbers in latex?

I am looking to add a prefix, say P to the reference list, so: (1) the list will appear like References [P1] ... [P2] .. (2) when I cite them they appear as [P1] also. I added the ...
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Problems with TexLive 2012 on Ubuntu after network installation

I totally purged TexLive from my system, and then I installed the latest version of TexLive from the internet installer as described here instead of via the Ubuntu package manager. Next, I installed ...

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