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Customizable Vertical Rule / Divider Like `\vrule` With Automatic Height

I need to create a customizable vertical rule (divider) that behaves like \vrule regarding height calculation within different environments, such as minipages, mdframes, arrays, and tcolorbox boxes. ...
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Adding a vertical line on an existing symbol to define a new one

I want to create a new simple symbol. Because that symbol will be frequently used in my essay, I hope it can be easily used(also for handwriting). My idea is to add one verticle line on an existing ...
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\tcolorboxenvironment with parameters

Context Hi. I am using \tcolorboxenvironment to customize a theorem enviroment created with thmtools (as explained in pages 22 or 400 of the documentation). This is what I have so far in my preamble: \...
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How to create a custom `.bbx` file to extend a default BibLaTeX style?

I am using BibLaTeX for my bibliography management and would like to create a custom .bbx file that extends the default predefined style without modifying it. For example, I want to add support for a ...
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Displaying the Footnoterule and Footnotes Farther Up the Page (One Time)

Consider the code: \documentclass[12pt]{book} \begin{document} \thispagestyle{empty} \LARGE This is a sentence.\footnote{I would like to be able to move this footnote and the footnoterule line ...
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how to edit only the color of a page

\documentclass{report} \usepackage[dvipsnames]{xcolor} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{afterpage} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{fadings} \usepackage{geometry,tikz} \usetikzlibrary{...
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TikZ, customize symbol of operational amplifier

In TikZ (used including the package circuitikz), the code \draw (0,0) node[op amp] (OA1) {}; creates an operational amplifier with its standard shape. I would like to customize it, for example adding ...
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How to customize reference format for bibtex

I use bibtex to output references, but I want to customize the format of the references. My example code is as follows \documentclass{article} \begin{document} some content... \cite{K} \nocite{*} \...
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Use custom build command texniccenter

I do have a quite uncommon setting it appears. Running texniccenter on a Windows machine but not being able to install any LaTeX engine, I chose to use WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux) to run texlive....
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Automatically Add a Period After Last Page Number in Each Index Entry

Consider the MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{imakeidx} \makeindex \newcommand\pagedot[1]{#1.} \usepackage{idxlayout} \begin{document} This is a sentence.\index{\textbf{Corresponds to ...
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Customize minted environment w.r.t IDLE

I'm writing a document using Python code and I want to make it like IDLE style. With minted, we can custom the environment so that each line of code starts with >>>, however, I want >>&...
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Customizations of minted environment in LaTeX [closed]

I'm using minted to write Python code in my document. I have two question as follows: Can we reduce \begin{minted}{python} \end{minted} into simpler command like \begin{mtpt} \end{mtpt}? In fact I ...
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Creating custom boxed footnotes (with symbolic / numeric marks)

I'm trying to create custom footnotes for a project, where we need to have the options of using a symbolic footnote, and using a numeric footnote where the text appears inside a box. Using the bigfoot ...
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Unbold maths in thmbox title?

So I've been trying to use thmbox to add some interest to my undergrad report, but I didn't like the default style and so I'm trying to adjust it. I've got it mostly how I want, except any maths in ...
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Use a custom image to numbering sections and subsection in Beamer

I want to use an image to numbering sections and subsection in the table of content when working with Beamer. I used the code \defbeamertemplate{subsection in toc}{imageSec}{\small\includegraphics[...
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Change of formats of Headers on tables, images and charpers, other words or idioms

there! I want change the capture of headers on tables and images for another names cause i want wrote other word in other idiom. for example: Table12 -> Tabla12 Image5 -> Imagen5 in "" ...
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Customizing Section Header in Koma-script: Getting warning "Usage of deprecated command \ifstr"

I'm using Koma-script package for the LaTeX document. For customizing section header, I'm using the following code: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{scrartcl} \usepackage[margin=1.0in]{geometry} \...
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How to create a \pagenumbering style?

I want to create a \pagenumbering style using devanagari alphabets only for \frontmatter. here is an example which I want to create: i -> अ ii -> आ iii -> इ iv -> ई v -> उ vi -> ऊ ...
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Suppress author tag when using changes package

When using the changes package, it highlights the changed text and adds a superscript denoting the author id. Is it possible to suppress this superscript? I use different colors for different authors. ...
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Changes package - use different color for added, replaced and deleted text

I am planning to use changes package for marking up changes in the latex document. I like to denote new additions in green, modifications in blue and deletions in red. However, changes package uses ...
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Customizing points to pts in latex exam class

I know this is out of convention and norm but I am typesetting an exam and using points for each question part and subparts seem to consume a lot of space. How do customize it to pts instead of points?...
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What's wrong with this code (how to fix the overfull \hbox)?

I'm getting lots of "overfull \hbox" warnings during compilation of a large document, and apparently this is caused by the following ToC customization. The compiled PDF output appears to be ...
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How to add custom info to a TOC?

My document follows a standard sectioning: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \section{The technical details} \subsection{The frame} \subsubsection{Leveling system}%Model A, Model B \...
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Customize list of abbreviations with glossaries-extra package

I have several issues with the glossaries-extra package that I want to customize. You can find the code and the corresponding output below: I want to make the list of abbreviations like the list of ...
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How can increase the width of the frame little bit beyond the margin?

\documentclass[letter,10.5pt]{article} \usepackage[head=0pt,bottom=0.6in,top=0.8in, left=0.5in,right=0.5in, footskip=1cm]{geometry} \usepackage{fancyhdr}\pagestyle{fancy} \fancyhead{} \fancyhead[R]{\...
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How can set different height of header color on the first page of resume? [duplicate]

\documentclass[letter,10.5pt]{article} \usepackage[bottom=0.8in,top=0.8in, left=0.5in,right=0.5in]{geometry} \usepackage{fancyhdr}\pagestyle{fancy} \fancyhead{} \fancyhead[R]{\Large\color{white}Resume}...
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How to get prefix for section numbering in Table of Contents using tocloft

Im trying to make a customized Table of Content. The section numbering in the document is as follows: Title of section. (Underline, in running text, with the first letter capitalized) In table of ...
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Beamer -- How to add section title to the footer and keep the color scheme

I'm using the very elegant Boadilla theme and would like to keep its color schemes, but I would like to change the fields it uses. It presents: Author | Presentation title | Date + curr_frame/Total ...
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How to get the Chapter names of Table of contents in Running Text (first letter capital and remaining in small letters) [duplicate]

I am customizing my table of contents style. The title of TOC should be CONTENTS (underlined and in the center). The headings of TOC have to be CHAPTER SUBJECT and PAGE NO like: I am unable to adjust ...
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How to customize display of date and time of compiling

How do I customize date and time display for the compile date and time? I see the datetime2 package gives many predefined options, but what if I want to do something unique? The datetime2 mentions the ...
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Write the number of pages at the right/left of each page

I want to insert the page number as seen here: that changes in accordance with the chapter (the pages of the chapter have all page numbers inserted in the same position, whereas for the subsequent ...
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Figure with short description added to caption

I have big figures with long captions. My captions are formatted (using the captions package) and look fine, but I would like to customize it a bit more to also have my short description added in blue ...
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Beamer with CambridgeUS theme: title in the footer does not fit

I am using beamer with CambridgeUS theme. My problem is that, with the default settings, the title of the presentation, as it appears in the footer, does not fit, but just for a few letters. Below I ...
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Customize chapter title in context

A few days ago I asked a question about customizing chapter titles in context (here). My question was not so appropriate although @mickep gave an answer. My intention is to get something like this ...
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Customize number chapter size in ConTeXt

I want to control the size of the chapter number in ConTeXt with some command like LaTeX \anyfontsize. I was checking this answer https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/668592/14423 I was able to modify the ...
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Custom page number in table of content [duplicate]

I want to customize the table of content. I want acknowledgment, a list of tables, figures, and a chapter displayed as in the picture below. I am using the below code in the document class book. \...
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Modifying an existing glyph to create new glyph

I'm interested in modifying the \lfloor and \rfloor glyphs. I'd like them to function as they currently do, but I want to reduce their height to a fraction of the original. For example, .25 of the ...
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Customization and multilingual support for \backrefalt for hyperref's backref with moderncv

Referring to my previous post, I reopen now the topic saying that I performed a pull request on GitHub (as suggested by @rmano, whom I thank, in the comments), to implement the Italian language ...
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How to Make a Portion of a Bold TOC Entry Not Bold on an Ad Hoc Basis

Consider the code \documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage{tocloft} \renewcommand{\cftchapfont}{\small\bfseries} \begin{document} \tableofcontents \addcontentsline{toc}{chapter}{INTRODUCTION (Unbold ...
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How to Imitate This Enumerate Display

I would like to imitate the following enumerate display: Notice the enlarged item numbers, their color, the lack of a period following the item number, how they start a little below the top of the ...
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Custom section{}

I'm fairly new to LaTeX, but I still try to customize my LaTeX experience as far as possible (otherwise, I'd use a simple WYSIWYG software lol!). But I get a little bit confuse by some commands. I was ...
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Swapping the volume number and year in .bst file

I have the following code \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \bibliographystyle{mybst} \nocite{*} \bibliography{mybib} \end{document} My .bib file is @article{liberti2009, title={Class of self-...
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Customize distance number \subsection

Good morning. I would like to add a 2cm space between the section number and the string, but the newcommand \renewcommand{\thesubsection}{\hspace{2cm}} does not work. And everything disappears on me. ...
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Custom \big command

I have a lot of equations with double parenthesis and I want the outside one to be bigger. I've been using: \big(w(B)\big) which gives me this result But my obsession was killing me, I didn't like ...
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Line runs into margin when using a `newcommand` for substitution

I defined a new command for my novel method so that I can use it all over my document (and also easily change it later when I find a better one). I noticed that this results in lines running into the ...
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Moving footer (page number) on odd pages a bit to the right

Using this Latex template https://www.overleaf.com/latex/templates/annual-reviews-style-3-template/nwnzyzhmrkpw I would like to move the page number/the footer of odd pages around 2cm to the right. ...
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Second digit of the subsections above 10 different color than first

I changed my sections and subsections coloring on latex, however when to 10 and above numbering the second digit returns to black. here is my code: \usepackage[dvipsnames,svgnames]{xcolor} \...
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Adding dots after section numbers in table of contents

I am working with the book class and already have arranged things so that the section and chapter numbering in the actual text looks ok to me. However, in my setting, I don't know how to add dots ...
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Title Custom Blocks - Customize TITLE of text fragments!

I use LaTeX but at some ways I'm still quite inexperienced. When building a class, and would like to leave a few highlights items, like the ones below. If they could help me I'll be very grateful; So ...
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How to generate different title in other page other than the title in the title page with no author and no date?

I am using overleaf. This is my code in main.tex file- \documentclass{article} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb,graphicx,hyperref,ulem,physics,enumitem,mathtools,titling} \...
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