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Missing \item when compiling my resume

I've building my resume using resume.cls, and I keep getting an error. However, it doesn't seem to be consistent: \documentclass{resume} % Use the custom resume.cls style \usepackage[left=0.75in,top=...
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Removing extra vertical space in \maketitle with titling package

Consider the following two LaTeX source files: First, manually producing a title using a new environment (eww): \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \parindent0cm% \newenvironment*{mytitle}{\begin{...
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Preventing newline from left column from forcing a newline in the right column

I'm writing a CV in LaTeX, and got started with the sample called Writing a CV in LaTeX. I'm trying to modify it so that a newline in the left column does not force a newline in the right column. ...
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Some issues with title page

I have a few problems whilst creating my title page. How would italicize just the email, course, supervisor etc., and not the actual text itself? How would I shift the Email: <myemail>, Course:...
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How to boldface a section header? (including title and number)

I'm using class amsart, and I want to boldface each section's header. That is, the part \section{whatever} - it appears as, for instance, <3. Whatever> Now I wish to boldface the <3. Whatever> ...
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Using characters to delimit commands (like markdown)

I recently came accross the \DefineShortVerb command of the fancyvrb package, which lets you "define a special character as an abbreviation to enclose verbatim text", so for example: \documentclass{...
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A correct bounding box for a standalone logo

Writing \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{varwidth} \begin{document} \begin{varwidth}{\linewidth} {\em line 1} {\em line 2} \end{varwidth} \end{document} produces an incorrect bounding ...
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How to set font to Serif in Beamer title only

I want to use a serif font for the title in the title slide only. I have tried: \documentclass[12pt]{beamer} \usefonttheme[stillsansserifsmall, stillsansseriftext]{serif} \title{\sc Great title} \...
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Modifying a template fancy chapter

I am using roughly the following setup \documentclass[11pt]{book} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage[bf]{caption} \usepackage{subcaption} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage[fleqn]{...
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Vertical space between tables vspace won't work

I have 2 tables, one above the other. At the moment I can't make any space between them in my report. The strange thing is I moved them in to a new blank document with all the same preamble and \...
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Package natbib Warning: Undefined Citation Warning

After hours of trying to figure it out, I finally decided to ask for help. I checked various related answers but I am new to Natbib and couldn't figure out the problem if you might please be able to ...
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Noindent in \thanks, left align

I am using the following command in WinEdt to have the corresponding author contact info at the footnote. I used \\ to have a new line since it was long. I have two problems. First I need to left ...
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My symbols are rendered as ff. Have I ran out of memory?

I have been trying to solve a 4x4 matrix and have done a hell a lot of writing. Now I am near the end and I am not getting the requested output out of the LaTeX compiler. When I write for example: ...
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TikZ, a selfloop without an arrow at the end

In TikZ, within the context of automata, I would like to draw a loop without arrow in order to be able to highlight a path in an automaton, as shown by the following example (which highlight a path ...
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How would you go about typesetting something like this on TeXworks? [closed]

This is one of examples the that appears in the TeXbook (pg. 411) and I tried my hands at typseting it but couldn't. I'm a newbie and was hoping someone here could help, please? The code supposedly ...

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