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Best way to part answers from solutions?

Now, if anyone could change the title into something better that would be great =) I am writing a rather long document, which contains plenty of integrals. I have a big list of integrals sorted in a ...
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11 votes
3 answers

Adding a list of bios to the book class

I am busy with a document where I need to add an Appendix with a list of names and short biographies (about a paragraph each). I would be happier if I can do that as I describe the person in the ...
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15 votes
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Do I need LaTeX?

I read that LaTeX is all about "typesetting". What does that mean? What is typesetting? I read some FAQs, they showed the code, not the output. Following are my needs and I am not sure whether ...
Aquarius_Girl's user avatar
22 votes
1 answer

Document Layout Styles

I am inviting partial solutions for defining styles for document layouts. The solutions should be capable of defining the font size, leading (interline distance), and type for the running text as well ...
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9 votes
1 answer

Split a scanned photo across multiple pages (with a predifined splitting point)

I am a relative (La)TeX newbie! I want to split an A4 scanned image across two pages! Is there a package to achieve this or is it possible to do this manually so that to be able to define the exact ...
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7 votes
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How to create attendance sheets?

Is there a package for creating sheets you fill out by handwriting? Like for example attendance sheets, a list of key borrowers, a sign-off sheet for dangerous stuff etc. Basically some sort of ...
maxschlepzig's user avatar
10 votes
1 answer

What is a good strategy to internationalize a document class?

I am busy with a new document class and I have been trying my hand in internationalizing some of the contents. I have tried using translator from Beamer. Is this a good strategy? Can the code shown ...
Yiannis Lazarides's user avatar
6 votes
1 answer

How can I divide a figure in multiple pages?

I have a figure that is really high, it would fit well in 3 pages, but currently I have it stretched in one. It's only one PDF (converted from a PNG image) and I cannot find out how to divide it in ...
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8 votes
1 answer

Working with clist indices in LaTeX3

Friends, I'm trying to port an old code of mine to a LaTeX3 implementation. Thanks to egreg, Joseph and David, I made a good progress! But then, I got stuck. From the link above, I'm porting my ...
Paulo Cereda's user avatar
5 votes
2 answers

Trying to draw a coloured 3x3x3 cube using tikzpicture

I am trying to draw Rubik's cube in LateX, and I have used the code below. It all seems to work except for the front face, which for some reason isn't right. Does anyone know a solution for this ...
Liam Jones's user avatar
5 votes
1 answer

Any advanced example of layout designing with ConTeXt?

I'm looking for an advanced example of layout designing with ConTeXt? I've checked reference manual and few another docs from contextgarden, but they show only simple, elementary things. I'm ...
random.nick's user avatar
4 votes
1 answer

Customizing Gonzalo Medina's Award Winning Entry

I am trying to do few modifications to Gonzalo Medina(GM)'s award winning contest entry. I want to change the fonts GM used in the header box. I achieved partial success by changing following lines ...
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2 votes
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using **xyz** instead of \foo{xyz}

How can I use **xyz** or another similar one instead of \foo{xyz} or \foo*{xyz}? note: question is updated to reflect my concern, question is general and is not depended on a special package. You ...
Handsome Nerd's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer

Redefining an environment and summary box using grid and gridleno

This question is inspired by Gonzalo's great answer here concerning his creation of gridleno.sty to enhance the functionality of grid.sty. Ultimately I have two seemingly simple questions (please ...
Daniel W. Farlow's user avatar
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Enable rectangle to have a 3-D vision [duplicate]

How to draw a rectangle with 3-D vision, or 3-D rectangle. I also need to fill it with text.
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