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How to enable shell-escape in TeXworks?

I require use of the minted package of similar one which support Prolog syntax-highlighting. Given that I use the TeXworks "IDE", how do I enable shell-escape? Though I attempted—see above—I still ...
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Student t-distribution with TikZ

I'd like to draw a Student's t-distribution with five degrees of freedom using TikZ, then another with 10 degrees of freedom, etc. In the program I am working in the degrees of freedom will be a ...
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Triangular scheme in LaTeX

I want to make a scheme similar to this in LaTeX: I can't really find how I can make something similar. I have heard of tikz, but have never used it. I suppose that it would be helpful. Basically I ...
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PSTricks will not compile

\documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[paperheight=9in,paperwidth=13.24in,margin=0in]{geometry} \usepackage{pstricks} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \thispagestyle{empty} \psset{unit=1in} \...
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Epstopdf does not compile *.eps

I work in WinEdt + MikTex 2.8 and mostly compile the source through PdfTexify. In order to compile eps figures in this mode I used the package epstopdf, but recently it stopped working. This is quite ...
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Plot file could not be opened

The following code is from the "gallery of examples in the manual - PGFPlots". \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfplots} \pgfplotsset{compat=newest} \pagestyle{empty} \begin{document} \begin{...
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\includegraphics with transparent

Description I wanted to create a PDF with resource images (square). With this resource image (See below), it contains transparent space. I use \includegraphics to include an image. But when I ...
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How to do shell-escape in TeXWorks?

I know this question has been asked a lot of times, however I can't seem to fix my problem. My problem is as follows, I am using MikTex 2.9 and TeXWorks and I try to add the --enable-write18 to enable ...
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Mathematica code into TikZ code

In my search to understand the creation of a guilloche and in relation to my post Recreating a guilloche with TikZ, I came about the code below, Guilloche[a_, b_, c_, d_, e_, f_] := PolarPlot[...
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Using PSTricks with TeXmaker

I want to do some drawings using LaTeX. I use TeXmaker. What the commands that I need to set up to start using the PSTricks?
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chemnum: compounds numbers don't replace TMP at the right position in .eps file (chemdraw)

I'm really new to LaTeX, and even newer to this website, so forgive me in advance for all the mistakes I may have made. Here's my problem: I'm trying to replace the temporary labels (TMP1,...) in an ....
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Inserting PS and PSG graphics files

I have some PS and PSG graphics files that I need to include in a document, graphics file types that I have no experience with. Similar questions have been asked on this site before, but, regrettably, ...
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Unable to get PSTricks to work as expected in Texmaker

I am trying to get PSTricks to work with PDFLaTeX in order to create scientific diagrams in the report I am producing. My document is currently as follows (I've included potentially extraneous ...
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Dashed line within matrix without using arydshln

I would like to create a partitioned matrix where the partitions will be delimited by dashed lines. The most obvious solution is the use of the arydshln package, but it seems to be absolutely ...
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Tikz externalisation not working despite enabling write 18 or shell escape

I am trying to set up tikz externalisation so I can save individual images as .pdfs (and eventually .png's). I am trying to run the following code in TeX works, W7, MikTex 2.9. I have changed the ...

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