Questions tagged [article]

The {article} tag marks questions related to the article standard class and classes which are intended to act as a replacement for it.

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Putting chapter like numbers at the beginning of article

I am writing an article by just simply using \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,onesided]{article}. I would like to know how can I put the number 1 that appears at the very beginning of a paragraph in the ...
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Underline small-capped section with titleformat?

With the MWE in place, i got the smallcaps into the section formatting (hopefully right), but cannot use \titleformat to uline the section, despite the doc saying: "The very last command can take an ...
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Latex doesn't create new page when using section? [duplicate]

I'm trying to create my document with lots of section. However, after the document is compiled by pdfLaTeX, the document showed like this: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \section{aaa} % * ...
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Table of Contents in Appendix in Article Class

I am writing a paper which has an appendix. The main part of the paper looks like this: I want to put a table of contents in the appendix. I want the table of contents to list only the sections/...
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How to make a booklike page using article class?

I'm writing some class notes in TeX and I would like to customize the page to make it look more like a book page, with those upper bars in the chapter, as shown in the template below. \documentclass[...
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Change Appendix table numbering

I am using article atm and trying to implement a short appendix at the end of the document. For testing, the appendix should just contain a single table. I use the following code: \section*{Appendix}...
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Default paper size is A4 instead of US letter

Quoted from https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/LaTeX/Page_Layout#Page_size: It will not have been immediately obvious - because it doesn't really cause any serious problems - that the default page size ...
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Change font size of thebibliography environment for article documentclass

I would like to use a smaller font size for thebibliography environment. After reading the answers to the question What font size is used in the 'thebibliography' environment? I learned that the font ...
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Change style of first page of article

I'm trying to add a footer to the first page of my article, but I can't find a way to change its style. I've tried writing at the top before everything: \begin{document} \fancypagestyle{firststyle} ...
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How do I use small capitals in the title of a document of class article?

I want to use small capitals in the title of my LaTeX document (of class article), which is all capitals by default. The following MWE does not give the expected results (it does nothing): \...
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Tender dossier with centered articles

I'm trying to write a tender dossier in LaTeX. I'm trying to achieve the result in the picture below: I need mainly to know 3 things: which would be the best class to use (article, book etc.) how ...
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Indent 2nd line of multi-line header \paragraph

Writing a text in the article class, there are levels of headers until \subsubsection. However, for the next lower header type, \paragraph needs to be used. If this is a multi-line header, it is not ...
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Can I stretch or expand an entire standalone document to fit the page?

If I create a standalone document, and it's approximately the shape of an A4 piece of paper, can I expand it to take up a full page; stretch it to fit the dimensions of the an A4 article? Just want to ...
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custom \midrule length

I just want a simple \midrule that doesn't span the entire page or cell. For instance, with \rule, you can specify dimensions like: \rule[0.2cm]{100pt}{0.5pt} That's as close as I can get it, but ...
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What's the appropriate layout for academic or scientific articles

I want to step up my game and produce more professional written assignments, research articles, etc. and I'm looking for a more suitable style/layout appropriate for the sciences and general academia.
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Change width, height of Notepad

This code for Notepad in post - \documentclass{beamer} or standalone: poster-layout: background and boxes now i want to change to \documentclass{article} and can resize dimension of box (width, ...
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includeslide returns error !pdfTeX error: pdflatex (file ./main.beamer.tex): unknown type of image

I am trying to setup a lecture on beamer, for which I want to print the notes using beamerartcle. following the manual, I set up three mains: main.beamer.tex: \documentclass[ignorenonframetext]{...
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Make text heavier using pdfrender for article thanks field and pagenumbers

I want to make text heavier with pdfrender package for printing on laser printer. But field thanks and pagenumbers does not havier then other text. Is this a bug or imperfection of package or I should ...
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titlesec makes fancyhdr mistreating the document class

MWE is pretty simple: \documentclass[twoside]{article} %\usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \begin{document} \pagestyle{fancy} \section{tist1} \subsection{a} \newpage \subsection{b} \end{...
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vspace doesn't work properly

I am using \vspace{3mm} for separating the paragraphs in my article (\documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{article}). But most of the time it doesn't work properly. Sometimes it just puts the first few words/...
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class/ article / report not found error, texstudio

i am new user of texstudio on mackbook. by typing \doucmentclass[option]{class}, replacing class with article it doesn't work, by placing curser on class, article it says class/article not found, same ...
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A template for communications in statistics journal

'Statistica' journal provides Latex template for a publication. 'Communications in Statistics' only provides some guide. Is there somewhere a database of latex templates useful for publishing in ...
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Table Placement Issue

I am using a template I found and it usually gives me no problems, but I am having an issue with table placement. I am trying to print four tables on the last page of my document, but the fourth one ...
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LaTeX - Stylish Article - Problems with German letters

Somebody can help me briefly why I can't create German letters like ä, ö, ü etc. when creating a document. This only works if I write the letters in this way: \"a, \"o ... I use a Mac and Texmaker as ...
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csquotes, hyperref and scrartcl produce multiple errors when \makeautoquote and \makeautoquote* are used

I am facing a weird error when compiling a document. I am working for some time now on this doc and faced these problems some time after updating my texlive 2018 installation via tlgmr. This MWE ...
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Documentclass article with header

so at the moment i am writing a document in the class article. But i want the header you have when you use documentclass "book". I dont use class the "book" though because my document is not so long ...
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Modify the authors field of article class (authblk package)

I am puzzling how I can modify the author field in article class when using the authblk package. I am writing an article in French. The following code \documentclass[french,11pt]{article} \...
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Front page of a paper review

I have to write a review of a scientific paper, and my teacher wants me to write title, journal name, volume, number, pages, year, authors and their affiliations. By now I got to this: \...
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Wrapping figures in an article

I am trying to create a protocol and for that I though that article is a nice suitable document class. My problem comes when I try to wrap an image at the left side of the text. I use: \begin{...
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font mismatch : article class vs book class [closed]

I normally use latex to create a private pdf notebook of solutions (e.g. ch01.tex). However, I also use it to create a convenient pdf listing of the definitions + theorems in a book (e.g. summary.tex)...
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Using table of contents in without article.cls

I'm using the ametsoc.cls which is available from this website. This .cls does not call article.cls. I would like to display a table of contents. As far as I can tell, ametsoc.cls does not provide ...
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problems with article citing with biblatex [duplicate]

I want to make a citing for the European Unions report on the "implementation of the Council: Recommendation on cancer screening". @Article{IARC2017, author = {Ponti A, Anttila A, Ronco G, ...
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Overhanging lines

I am new to LaTeX and I am trying to write my dissertation using LaTeX. Recently, I was working on this tutorial with Lipsum to create random text. Upon compiling, I see that some of these lines are ...
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Putting points at the bottom right corner of the question

I am preparing an exam and want to state the score to the relevant question in the very next line at the bottom right corner of the statement of the question, like [5 points]. I looked at this, which ...
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How to include figures in the frontpage of the article class

Apparently, I cannot comment on other people's posts yet. That's why I open this new question, referring to this one. I am using the code given in Fran's answer. Now, I wonder, how could I include two ...
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placing float at the end of second column

I am writing a very simple poster class. There will be some text in two columns and in the right column should be a text box/some floats at the end. Placing them at the bottom is not a problem, but ...
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Remove blank space in a column created with LaTeX and fits its content

everybody. I am currently writing a paper and have been trying to resemble the table shown in figure 1 (it is a 1row- 3colum table), created with Microsoft Word. However, the table I obtain, created ...
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Class article with argument titlepage changes symbol of \thanks to arabic number - how to avoid?

I have the problem that \documentclass[11pt, a4paper]{article} \title{A great title \thanks{XYZ}} \begin{document} \maketitle \end{document} gives a footnote with symbol (*) which I want to have, ...
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Making a simple document/text running off page

the title pretty much says it all. I am a returning LaTeX user so I have forgotten some of the basics. I figured the best way to warm up would be to write a simple document but my text keeps running ...
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How to make parskip in minipage match that of parskip outside minipage?

Here is my code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{parskip} \usepackage{multicol} \begin{document} Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Nam scelerisque purus eget arcu eleifend ...
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Improvements for a template

I wanted to recreate a page from a famous journal. Here is my MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage{tikz,...
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Separate toc for appendix

I am struggeling with creating a seperate toc for my appendix. This is what I currently have: Contents 1 first section......1 2 second section.....2 List of appendices...5 This is what I'd ...
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Getting rid of the horizontal line between abstract and the text of an article

I am using an article using informs3.cls. I want to get rid of the line between abstract and the text, because abstract is taking the entire first page, and the line sits at the top of the second page....
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Why are the standard document classes not being developed further?

I don't know whether this question has a clear answer, but I was unable to find anything about this on Google, so here goes. Despite the emergence of "rich" document classes like KOMA-Script or ...
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Paragraph spacing in \documentclass{article} with Figure and Listings

I have a problem with the paragraph spacing in my \documentclass{article}. I am using \lstset{} function (Code Listings), LOF and TOF. I want to have a 1em spacing between my paragraph text and the ...
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Standard margin in documentclass article

I want to increase the (right) margin in the documentclass article about 0.5cm. How could I achieve this? I can use the package geometry but for that I must know the standard margin of this class.
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\lstlistoflistings remove indent in \documentclass{article}

In my \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,oneside]{article} I want to remove the indent of \lstlistoflistings. There is a possibility like in the following to remove the indent for LOF and LOT. Is there ...
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How to design a LaTeX template for conference proceedings?

I want to design a template to publish conference proceedings. This template will combine all the proceedings just like a journal of articles. My initial plan is to prepare a template based on "...
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Centered section number without section name

How to achieve the stated in the title with the symbol § followed by the section number without the section name. Thank you for any suggestions.
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Set subsection (Level 3) indentation to 0.5 inches from left margin

I am using the following class to type my thesis: https://interval.louisiana.edu/thesis-class/ULL-thesis-class-explanation.html What edits should I make to the class to fix the indentation problem? In ...