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Tracking changes in MDPI journal

I tried to keep track of changes for a publication in the MDPI journal. I found that it is not sufficient to just turn on track changes. When I archive the project, all the tracked changes will be ...
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Delete page numbers from mdpi article

I am trying to insert an mdpi published article of mine to my PhD thesis using the command \includepdf using pagecommand = {}. However, this way both document numbering and article numbering are ...
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\ref command not working

I am new to LaTex and having this weird problem. I downloaded the MDPI latex template (https://www.mdpi.com/data/MDPI_template.zip?v=20220426). On line 195 there are three \ref commands: All figures ...
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How do I abbreviate journals for MDPI References?

I'm planning on to submit an article to Nanomaterials in the coming days. I'm currently using the MDPI Overleaf Template. The MDPI Instructions for authors indicates that journal names in the ...
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MPDI article with cleveref

I need to write an article using the MDPI template. The latest version of this template is available on Overleaf or directly on MDPI website. This template is said to be compatible with cleveref ...
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Using cleveref with mdpi template

I would like to use the \cref command provided by the cleveref package in a project using the MDPI template. However, I can't seem to do so without getting an error. Because I'm working from the ...
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Alphabetical Order not Working for References in MDPI Template for Overleaf

I am working with the MDPI Template for Overleaf. I have not added any supplementary package. I have created a .bib file for my references. The entries of the .bib file get retrieved in the .tex but ...
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MDPI journal bibtex entries for website not formatting correctly in overleaf

I am currently writing an article using Overleaf and the MDPI LaTeX template (journal selected: energies). I created a bibtex file using Zotero and exported it to my main-directory in Overleaf. I ...
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How to include Sensor logo in MDPI LaTeX template?

I used the MDPI Latex package from https://www.mdpi.com/authors/latex, once I open it in Overleaf I can't see the sensor logo there ( top left side ). Is there any way to include that in Overleaf ? ...
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BibTex: string name "mar" is undefined

BibTex is having issues with default three-letter abbreviations for months. I'm using overleaf and the mdpi template, as well as Zotero for managing my references. However, Overleaf is having some ...
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Landscape appendix on MDPI template

I am trying to write an article using the MDPI template, in Overleaf. I managed to learn and adapt most issues I had using this template, but I am having some problems adding a large table on the ...
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Subfigures in MDPI template Overleaf

I've been trying to deploy subfigures in the MDPI article template using the subcaption package , however every time I attempt to deploy it , the figures overlap with the caption Here is my tex file \...
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wide table using MDPI template

I am using MDPI latex template here. I have a wide table that should span the whole width. To reproduce the problem, please use this MWE. The MWE code must be executed inside mdpi template e.g. ...
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LaTeX Error: \begin{paracol}

I've downloaded the latex template of MDPI and I am able to work with the LaTeX template. % LaTeX support: latex@mdpi.com % For support, please attach all files needed for compiling as well as the ...
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MDPI Default Template Highlight

Hi everyone I am working on MDPI submission using their template avaliable on overleaf and their site here I am highlighting changes using the soul package and the \hl{} but everytime I do this on the ...
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BibTex file from Zotero does not match my style

I exported my references from Zotero in BibTex format and uploaded the .bib file into my project in Overleaf. My webpage references in Zotero .bib output are categorized as @misc. However, my style (...
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Why is so hard to use external bibliography with mpdi style?

\documentclass[applsci,article,submit,moreauthors,pdftex]{Definitions/mdpi} %================================================================= % MDPI internal commands \firstpage{1} \makeatletter \...
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How to use longtable environment in MDPI latex template?

I am writing a paper using MDPI latex template which can be obtained through this link: https://www.mdpi.com/authors/latex I want to use longtable package because I have a very long table and I want ...
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Error in default MDPI template

The Problem Hi everyone, I have been working towards a submission for MDPI, and I have been given from their website the following template to use in overleaf (which is convenient as I also use ...
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How to shift a table to the left?

I am sending my paper to mdpi.com. They have their own standard of paper formatting. One of my tables is very wide and exceededs the paper's width There is big space on the left side. Is there a way ...
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How to change a footnote to the first column using MDPI latex template

I used MDPI latex template. https://www.overleaf.com/latex/templates/mdpi-article-template/fcpwsspfzsph This template used the paracol package to divide the body text into two columns. But the width ...
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How to correct the error: Output loop dead cycles on MDPI latex template

I was trying to format my submission paper to MDPI journal on Overleaf. I found that the last template for the journal dates to 16 Dec 2020. If I compile the template I found no error, but when adding ...
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How to remove line numbers from my paper?

I am using the template of MDPI https://www.mdpi.com/data/MDPI_template.zip?v=20201020 I wonder how can I remove line numbers next to each line? % LaTeX support: latex@mdpi.com % In case you need ...
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Math symbols not working in mdpi template [closed]

I am using mdpi latex template. \documentclass[journal,article,submit,moreauthors,pdftex,sensors]{Definitions/mdpi} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb,amsfonts} \usepackage{algorithmic} \usepackage{graphicx}...
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How to Import excel files into Overleaf?

I have seen docs which explains manually entering data from overleaf source.But it is a cumbersome process if there's more data. If I have excel sheets how can I use it to import into overleaf?
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How do I add references for mdpi journal in overleaf?

I want to add references in an article which I want to submit for mdpi. How can I add references?
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How to cite website with mdpi template using bibtex

I'm trying to cite a website using pdflatex, better-bibtex, zotero and texmaker. Citations of articles are working like charm, but I get an error with the citation of a websites: Warning: Citation `...
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Is it possible to use biblatex instead of BibTeX for MDPI paper?

The citation style guide of MDPI suggests to use BibTeX for citations and the bibliography (see: https://www.mdpi.com/authors/references). Is it also possible to use biblatex instead of BibTeX for an ...
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How to choose a Journal name in MDPI LaTeX template?

At first, I want to clarify that this question is not related to the bibliography or references. I've downloaded the latex template of MDPI. I am able to work with the LaTeX template and my ...
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How to efficiently cite in the format of MDPI?

The journal I am submitting to requires the papers to be cited in this format: \documentclass[applsci,article,submit,moreauthors,pdftex,10pt,a4paper]{Definitions/mdpi} \begin{document} %%%%%%%%%%%%%%...
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Algorithm: overlapping code lines and misplaced final horizontal line

I am currently adapting an article to the MDPI template and I have encountered some problems with the algorithm package. Code lines overlap and the last code line appears below the end horizontal line....
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Unable to use greek letter commands in mdpi template [duplicate]

I currently try to use the following template MDPI_template.zip - contains the template, logo, class and bibliography style files and I am having trouble using greek letter commands in siunitx (...
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How to add logo on the title page (top left corner) for MDPI journals?

I tried following code but this code put logo on second page. \documentclass[journal,article,submit,moreauthors,pdftex,10pt,a4paper]{mdpi} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} \begin{document} \...
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side by side figures in MDPI class

I am using mdpi class to prepare a manuscript. (you can find MDPI_template.zip at mdpi latex class download) I need two figures to appear side by side on the page. After times of search in Google, I ...
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Remove brackets from a single citation

I'm writing a manuscript using mdpi document class. The document class and .bst file for the citations is provided by MDPI Instructions for Authors. The citation style is chicago2.bst. Unfortunately I ...
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How can I cross reference a subfigure in an external document?

How do you cross reference a figure (with multiple subfigures) in an external latex file? I am currently using xr package and cleveref package to do it but I am constantly getting an error as shown ...
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How to translate the automatic words such as: table, figure, appendix, reference, etc

I'm using the template MDPI (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute - http://www.mdpi.com/authors/latex) and I'm writing the article in Portuguese, how can I translate the automatic words such ...
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Disable automatic line numbering for MDPI_template

I'm writing a study in MDPI (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute) template, as the following image shows, this template automatically generates line numbering and I want to disable it.
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Hyphenation in MDPI class

I'm writing in an article in the MDPI class file (available here). In my preamble, I have \usepackage[american]{babel}. Still, I don't get any hyphenation in my document. Does anyone know why?
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Sudden vertical spacing in latex document with MDPI template

Using the MDPI journal stylesheet (http://www.mdpi.com/authors/latex), I encounter a sudden vertical spacing after some equation followed by arbitrary text. Here's my document header, as well as the ...
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