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List of Best CTAN packages [duplicate]

Some of the packages of CTAN are really good but not discovered by many. I recently encountered one of the good ones, namely latexindent, and I thought that would be great if everyone introduces the ...
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Guide for creating your own templates

Is there any guide on how to create your own template and typography style? Surfing on the net I found a lot of templates that partly satisfied my typography tastes and ideas, but on the other hand ...
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Could not able to label the label the equation in latex [closed]

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage[left=1.3cm, right=1.3cm, top=1.5 cm, bottom=1.2cm] {geometry} \usepackage[pdftex]{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{subfigure} \usepackage{...
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Differences between SIunits and siunitx packages

I was reviewing What packages do people load by default in LaTeX?, and noticed that the siunitx package was recommended. I have been using \usepackage[mediumspace,mediumqspace,squaren,binary]{SIunits}....
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Class for my thesis (I am a beginner, just installed LaTeX)… which document class and packages should I consider? [closed]

I am in the process of writing up a PhD thesis (Economics) in the TeXStudio environment, and I'm trying to decide what class/layout to use. I'm new to TeXStudio & LaTeX. I must say that the ...
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Which packages should be loaded after hyperref instead of before?

The hyperref documentation says: "Make sure it comes last of your loaded packages". The reason is that it redefines many LaTeX commands. It's a rule of thumb that helps to avoid errors. However, ...
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What graphics packages are there for creating graphics in LaTeX documents?

What packages do you use and recommend for creating graphics in your LaTeX documents? As this is a community wiki post, please add your package to the accepted answer (or add a comment, and ...
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What to do to switch to biblatex?

Because of the great answers posted around in the site, I'm finally considering to do the switch and move to biblatex. So, the question is what do I have to do? To give the question some focus, ...
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Biblatex: submitting to a journal

Suppose that I moved from BibTeX to biblatex. With BibTeX I just copied the content of .bbl file into final version of my paper before submitting it to a journal. What should I do at same stage having ...
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Best Practice (Packages) for a Standard Technical Article With Math and Figures

I am interested in your opinion regarding the recommend packages for a standard technical document (Engineering, Physics). I normally use the following header: \documentclass{article} % Basic ...
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Quotation Mark Pairing

How do you force LaTeX to treat three closing quotation marks as the first one being a single-mark, the last two being a double mark? This is important when a quote within a quote ends as follows: ``...
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I am new to LaTeX [duplicate]

I am new to LaTex. I am writing a paper on a number theory topic. What I know so far is that I need to construct a preamble for my paper. I don't know what packages I need for my paper. What packages ...
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How to keep up with packages and know which ones are obsolete?

I'm an on and off user of LaTeX so I'm not familiar with every package out there. Having said that, whenever I use LaTeX and need to accomplish a certain goal (i.e. generate a list of appendices), I ...
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How to move page number?

I want to change the position of the page number. I've read around here that some suggest to use the fancyhdr package, but I don't want to use it – I'm a beginner to LaTeX so I don't want to use a ...
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What are the classes and packages that must exist in a simple Latex file [duplicate]

I am a new Latex user and I have this question: What are the classes and packages that must exist in a simple Latex file? Books recommendation are so appreciated.

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