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Can you show me a website where to build professional tables and then convert them to LaTex?

I need to reproduce complex tables (like the one attached to this question) by using a professional style as I already done for the following simple table: \begin{table}[h] \caption{Database of ...
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Changing custom Bibstyle entry for misc (website)

I have a custom bibliographystyle .bst file that has been handed down to me, but it isn't formatting an entry for a website as I would like. Currently, the bibtex entry looks like @misc{Stotler, ...
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How to create BibTex entrys for web pages automatically? [duplicate]

Is there an automated way to collect meta data and other information from a webpage and turn them into a BibTeX / BibLaTeX / Biber database entry? At the moment I manually copy URL, date, title etc. ...
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biblatex-chicago: works with same author and no date all appear the same in text

I have the problem with a few websites I am citing for my thesis using biblatex-chicago. For example, I have several wikipedia pages I am citing, all which have no date and therefore appear with "...
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How I can edit the below title picture?

I have this example book via overleaf to build a book , but i can't edit its title picture (fractal.jpg). I have added two packages in the original source page which are: \usepackage{titlepic} and \...
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Online citations showing (????) in References in Overleaf

Here is my MWE with all the packages in my complete document. \begin{filecontents*}{example.eps} %!PS-Adobe-3.0 EPSF-3.0 %%BoundingBox: 19 19 221 221 %%CreationDate: Mon Sep 29 1997 %%Creator: ...
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Problems with interpreting texlive API requests

I'm looking for a way to send a HTTP POST request to the TeXLive.net Server but I'm failing to do so. Could somebody please explain how such request should be done? I'm getting this error: Bad form ...
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Citing a Website in Overleaf

This is my input in my references.bib: @ONLINE{alma, author = {ALMA Observatory} title = {Origins | ALMA} date = {2021-03} url = {www.almaobservatory.org/en/about-alma/origins} } My ...
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not able to upload latex pdf on arxiv [closed]

I have tried many ways to upload a paper on arxiv, but every time it failed. I have uploaded latex source also, and pdf also. Every time it is failing. I have also removed errors in the overleaf. ...
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What is the best free complete TeX rendering service?

What is the best free complete TeX rendering service which supports all the packages that a desktop-based TeX distribution supports and is accessible via an API? I want to generate TeX on the fly ...
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An online latex editor synchronizing with a github account?

Which online latex editor is capable of synchronizing with a github repository containing latex sources?
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Matcha.io doesn't work for Plots?

I like to use the free online edit matcha.io (https://www.mathcha.io/) which is in my view very nice for generating figures but I am realizing it is not able to convert plots in latex code. Is it ...
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How to add LaTeX in LinkedIn article

I am writing an article on LinkedIn and in my article there are some mathematical equations I need to include. I am wondering if it is possible to add LaTeX mathematical symbols in the LinkedIn ...
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Can Pandoc be used with Overleaf? Are there any other programs that converts between all kinds of markup formats?

Can Pandoc be used with Overleaf? Are there any other programs that converts between all kinds of markup formats? I use Linux and Overleaf editor.
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easy online LaTeX tests

We use a commercial platform to place our technical tests online. This automatically controls access, tracks metrics, and scores the multiple choice components. It does not allow us to automatically ...
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Highlight some text and download it as image online

Till now, I was using codecogs online editor to quickly get LaTeX images simply by attaching the code at the end of the url like this - https://latex.codecogs.com/png.latex?\int_{0}&space;^{\infty}...
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Creating a Web Server for WebQuiz

I am trying to create a quiz online using WebQuiz. I have created websites before using Wix, Google Sites, etc. but I have never created a web server before in this way. I need help in creating a web ...
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WebQuiz Package on LaTeX

I am a teacher and am trying to create math assignments online for my students using LaTeX. I am using WebQuiz (see "online manual") in order to do this. I clicked the "download" ...
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Gradually revealing article parts

I would like to gradually reveal theorems, equations, items, etc., similar to the way done in beamer, but in a regular latex document. So a new page should be generated for each additional theorem, ...
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Show website title in biblatex bibliography for @online entry

I want to display the website title in my bibliography. Currently it looks like this: The website title should be between the year and the url. I use Zotero for my bib management and it files the ...
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Biblatex : What is the name of the string containing "[online]"?

I am writing a document in French using Biblatex with the iso-numeric style. I need to translate [online] into French, but I didn't find the corresponding string in the documentation. Does anyone know ...
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Deploy custom fonts to shinyapps.io for application that produces an R Markdown report

I have a shiny application that produces an R Markdown report in pdf format, so I used also LaTeX to customise it. In my YAML I use the fontspec package to specify a custom font for the whole document ...
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online option with eqexam package (undefined \eq@RadioCheck@driver)

When I try to compile the following MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage[online,nosolutions]{eqexam} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \begin{exam}{Description} \begin{problem}[1] Question \...
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Online beamer presentation viewer

I recently attended a talk at my university that ran into some embarrassing technical difficulties. The speaker created his talk in beamer and had the presentation as a .pdf on his flash-drive but the ...
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Alternative to Overleaf (realtime LaTeX collaboration) With the Ability to have Multiple Collaborators but with no Charge

I teach a class in which students write several lab reports in LaTeX, and up until very recently I required students to use Overleaf. This allowed groups of 3-4 to write lab reports in LaTeX with real-...
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How to cite part of online entry (website chapter) in BibLaTex?

I want to cite a part of a web page. Something analogical to a chapter of a book. But from the documentation, the @online entry only has subtitle and titleaddon fields which seem somehow relevant, but ...
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Table of Contents not showing up in LaTeXbase

I am trying to make a table of contents exactly as instructed on the tutorial, but it does not show up, even when I compile 2 times. The tutorial uses this code as an example: \documentclass{article} ...
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How to generate PDF from LaTeX residing in a Git repository?

Is there an online site which will generate a PDF document directly from LaTeX sources residing in a Git repository such as GitHub?
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biblatex: online -> "o. J." when date = {}

I have a little problem with my bibliography. When i dont write a date in this field, there is only () in the bibliography, mainly in @online citations. Tex file: \documentclass[12pt]{scrartcl} ...
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Alternatives to Overleaf (i.e. instant TeX compiling without sign in)

The best thing about Overleaf V1 was that I could log into it without an account. This made it possible to share things with people who most likely wouldn't be big TEX users and to whom the idea of ...
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Newest references from Mendeley are not imported to Latex

In the beginning, the import of references from Mendeley worked well. However, now it does not import the newest references from Mendeley into Latex (overleaf). When I click on the refresh button in ...
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How to cite a Newspaper Article in Latex using Chicago Manual of Style

I need to get something like this: Jaggi, Maya. “Interview with Amy Tan.” The Guardian. Guardian News and Media, March 3, 2001. https://www.theguardian.com/books/2001/mar/03/fiction.features. ...
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Apply Grammarly in TexShop (Latex) on a Macbook

Is there some way to apply the Grammarly in the TexShop (latex software for Mac), say on a MacBook Pro? A related post is here: How Integrate Grammarly on online latex editors? I know that we can ...
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Online service to compare different versions of TeX Live?

I’ve been wondering if there is any online service which allows one to compile a document using different versions of TeX Live (2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, …) and compare the result. I’m imagining ...
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Is there an LaTeX editor embeddable in a web site?

For a project I need allow LaTeX input from a from website's users. I want a light weight LaTeX Editor that I can embed in my website and help them to write and edit their documents. I want this ...
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Is there some web where we can use LaTeX?

I often read math books and papers and want to keep some useful theorems or proofs in one place. It is very convenient to find them when I need them someday. Now I want to find some webs where I can ...
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How should I collaboratively edit a document on ShareLaTeX?

I've just been invited to collaboratively author a document on ShareLaTeX, for the first time. Now, in word processors or online collaborative web document editors, there's specific interface for ...
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How to use helvetica font in online editor?

I am using overleaf.com for creating a beamer document. I want to change default font to helvetica. I addede following lines from answer posted for Working with arial or helvetica fonts but it didnt ...
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Online tool to create charts from tables?

I am wondering if there is such a tool were I can provide a table and define the type of chart and it produces a Latex code for that chart? Thank you
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Are there any online LaTeX editors that provide the latest packages? [duplicate]

I need to use a feature that was recently introduced in the pgfgantt package. Currently Overleaf uses TeX Live 2016. Since opening an account on each of the existing online services is impractical ...
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How do I put the URL before the author?

I have very specific requirements for my bibliography style but can't realize them... I'm using bibTex with an @online-entry and have to put the URL at the beginning of an entry. So it should look for ...
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URL isn't displayed when using natbib and gerplain bibliographystyle

I would like to use following reference in my bibtex-file: @online{Iyer, author = {Iyer, Ratliff, Vijayan}, title = {Algorithms for Vertex Ranking of Weighted Graphs}, subtitle = {Research ...
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How to compile LaTeX document from/with online sources?

Given any possible documentclass available, would it be possible to compile a document with sources that are stored online (e.g. in a cloud or server)? If yes, would one need to use \include{'http://&...
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online tex to pdf converter that takes ref.bib files?

I need to convert a latex file to pdf as soon as possible, and found several useful resources online, such as cloudconvert https://cloudconvert.com/tex-to-pdf. The problem is, I can only upload a ...
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Is there an online, guest-friendly, and sharable latex editor? (an equivalent to Jsfiddle for web development) [duplicate]

I am looking for a Tex equivalent to Jsfiddle, which is for HTML, CSS, and Java. Here, you put the code, and run, getting the output in screen. More importantly, you can share it with a self generated ...
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Citing an online news article using BibLaTeX

I want to cite an online news article, i.e. one that didn't also appear as a printed version, using BibLaTex with the authoryear style. Example: \documentclass[12pt,paper=a4,bibtotocnumbered,abstract=...
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Running pdflatex inside web page [closed]

I have already read How to incorporate TeX into a website? There is a sketch of the way of compiling to PDF from the web page, with limitations. Are there any easy to use methods of achieving this ...
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How to continue working on my LaTeX project from pc (Window 10, TeXstudio, MiKTeX) to Android phone (VerbTeX)? [closed]

I need to work anytime, anywhere using VerbTeX (newly installed) on my Android phone from my existing LaTeX project in my laptop. How to do that?
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(internal) PDF viewer misses chosen letters from LaTeX generated PDF [closed]

Recently I uploaded a LaTeX generated PDF to an educational site which uses an internal PDF viewer (crocodoc). However, when displayed, many letters where missing. As far as I can tell it is mostly ...
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Detecting harmful LaTeX code [duplicate]

I'm writing a website which allows users to enter some text in predefined text fields. This text gets passed on the server where a LaTeX document is created (containing the text entered by the user). ...
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