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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]

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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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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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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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What packages alternatives for KOMA? [closed]

I wanted to learn LaTeX in order to write a thesis, and also use some suggested packages to enhance it, such as: polyglossia, microtype, hyperref, luatextra, kpfonts, xcolor, xindy, booktabs, ...
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Make >>> a keyword in listings enviorment

I'm new to LaTeX. I want to show Python code in an article. The idea is to change de color of the >>> symbol. When I use <@\textcolor{red}{my_text}@> and write a text in my_text ...
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Strategy for writing a book using LaTeX [closed]

This is my first time using LaTeX. It's also my first time writing a book. But I find myself with a little time on my hands and I thought I'd write a simple(ish) book for my 11yo son to learn computer ...
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How to prevent uneven spacing between words

In the following example, I get awkward spacing in a multicol environment in the second question. Notice that the words "Which of the following" are not spaced as they are in the first question. I'd ...
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texlive packages to know? [duplicate]

texlive now has about 150,000 files, and thousands of packages. I obviously don't know the vast majority. I only know what I regularly use. A long time ago, the LaTeX Companion was my bible, but ...
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Table of contents with visual/graphic mark reference to all pages of chapter (no numbering)

I'd like to make a table of contents that uses some visual mark that links graphically the toc to the text: with no numbering, but still having another type of reference available. The toc could use a ...