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How to create an alert box with a figure to the left? [duplicate]

I'm trying to create an alert box to show some info, with background color and an icon to the left. With the help of this question I've figured out to come up with this: \documentclass[letterpaper,...
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Tip/Advice/Question box with a symbol on the left [duplicate]

Some books contain boxes with additional advice, tips or questions which have a signaling symbol on the left (like a question mark, an exclamation mark, a light bulb etc.). Is there a package which ...
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Flexible brackets around text [duplicate]

Is there any way to make flexible brackets around some text? So I tried to use fancyvrb and got something like this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fancyvrb} \usepackage{color} \definecolor{...
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How to add and align figure and texts like that [duplicate]

Please show me how I can do that. And I want to use many times. Help me write a macro so that I can use every time I need. For example, \begin{question} Texts in the question field. \end{...
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Need Help to create a Fancy 'Key-Idea' Box for Article [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to create Highlight Boxes in LaTeX? I am writing an Article. I am trying to create a 'Key-Idea Box' like the one shown below: Can somebody help me creating a similar box ...
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Attempting to Format Symbol and Text in Two Columns [duplicate]

I use markdown to take school notes. They are later converted, via Pandoc to HTML and PDF (through LaTeX templates). I am trying to typeset a Symbol (floated left) to multiple lines of text. In the ...
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Help with the design of an eye in TikZ

In my attempt to create an eye icon to illustrate something in my notes, I came up with the following: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[scale=0.25] \...
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Using Tikz for framing text

I'd like to use the very appealing example in http://www.texample.net/tikz/examples/framed-tikz/ for framing (and by this highlighting) text. It's nice that this example supports page breaks. In ...
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How to enclosure a text block into big square brackets?

everybody. I need to enclosure a text block into big square brackets. Something like this (I need to replicate it, more or less): I've read that it could be possible with tikz but I don't know ...
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Special sections in the document

I have a plan to make special sections in the document. For example: Good news. While you're reading a book, you'll see inset block that gives you some additional information. Example. While you ...