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about adding temporary notes into a document as reminders to edit parts of the document or to provide information to collaborators.

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Hyperref problems in Beamer when using notes

Update and MWE added I'm working with Beamer for the first time, and I want to use notes pages to prompt myself. However, when I turn them on, either by using either \documentclass[notes]{beamer} or \...
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Change beamer notes list type for in-frame notes

When you use the \note{} command within a frame, the notes are appended to a notes frame after the current frame. If you use \note[item]{}, each note is an item in an enumerated list. Can this be ...
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Can my LaTeX (maths) code be improved?

I feel that my code isn't written very efficiently. \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[pdftex]{graphicx} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{wasysym} \usepackage[...
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beamer with notes displayed while giving a presentation [closed]

What are people currently using to have notes available while giving a presentation? This post shows how to have a notes section for taking notes (audience oriented). I guess the presenter could ...
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hvFloat: caption above and note below the object.

Using: \hvFloat[% floatPos=p,% capWidth=1.3,% capPos=b,% rotAngle=90,% objectPos=l] {figure}{\includegraphics[width=\textheight, height=0.75\textwidth]{./Figur/resqrbd}}[Table caption]{Figure caption}...
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Beamer - compile only notes?

Is it possible to compile only beamer notes without slides? For practice I only wanted print the notes but I could not find any way to do so.
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Beamer outside notes word wrap problem [closed]

I am adding some notes to my slides. My notes are very long (about 3 lines in the slide), and when I use \note[enumerate]{\item ... } stuff, (it is note outside frame) the text in the note slide does ...
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Add notes under the table

I'm using the latex package apa6e because the apa package isn't using APA style version 6 yet. Now I'm trying to add a table with notes right underneath it, like in this table for instance: Since ...
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Package for taking notes

After reading a book, I often take notes on that book. It usually has my thoughts about what I have just read and many cites (often long, more that 2 or 3 paragraphs, sometimes even more than one page)...
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Taking notes while reading a journal paper

I'm reading journal papers in physics/electrical engineering. What is a suitable document class or package to help with taking notes? My idea would be having direct quotes on one side and my opinions/...
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Single-spaced multi-line marginalia

When writing papers, I like to keep track of notes, thoughts and to do's inside the documents. I'd love to have tiny coloured multi-line marginalia. So far I used sth like \newcommand{\mymarginnote}...
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Changing the textwidth of the notes in Beamer (repost from SO)

I've asked this on SO and didn't get a good answer, so I'm reposting it here. I've been using the beamer class to create presentations in LaTeX and I love it. Recently I started using the \note ...
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Template for a talk with a column to hold abridged content

I'm looking for either a template (or some pointers to generate one) for using to give talks. What I'm looking for is something that will allow a column for the 'full' talk, and then a second for ...
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Best documentclass for class notes

Is there a documentclass specificaly for taking notes in a class? If not, what does the community see as things which should be included in such a class (which I'd be happy to write)? Edit: This was ...
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How can you use LaTeX to write a document with other people?

I imagine that many users are or were [PhD] students, so I would like to know: how do you use LaTeX to write a document (like the final dissertation) that requires many revisions from other people. ...