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Undefined Control Sequence while inserting image in IEEE conference template overleaf

I am trying to insert an image in IEEE conference latex template. But i am getting Undefined Control Sequence \section{Methodology} \begin{figure}[thpb] \centering \includegraphics[scale=1.0]{...
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How to includes two documents in the same project in overleaf?

I want to add in the same project overleaf two papers: old version of my paper new version of my paper Each of them follows a different class document. Any help
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Get sharing link from overleaf-api? [closed]

How can one automatically retrieve a sharing link after submitting a .zip to overleaf, using the overleaf-api, such that the sharing link grants the user of the link editing access? With for example: ...
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Missing space around bold texts

I am trying to write a LaTex document on Overleaf with the XeLateX compiler. The generated pdf text should be copyable and pastable in a basic text editor and conserve its meaning and spacing. ...
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Overleaf Offline Replacement

I was recently scared by a compile time out problem in Overleaf, one day before a deadline for a huge project. Since paying the subscrition for more compile time is not an option to consider given ...
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Turkish dotless i appears as number

On CV class fortyseconds, when the document is compiled, there is a problem with the dotless i, that it appears as 5. I am compiling the document on Overleaf website, using Chrome. More clearly when ...
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Weird in Overleaf, first time new file working well

I found a bit weird in Oveleaf. First time, I paste this code below is working: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xpatch} \usepackage{enumitem} % macros to modify appearance of 'itemize' ...
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Customize margin of the document per page?

I want to know how do I customize margin in a latex document per page? For example : 1) How do I edit the margin in the right for the second column? For some pages I want to column and for some I ...
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Word count (title, author name, abstract, body, figures, tables, captions, footnotes, acknowledgments, references, author bios, etc.) in LaTeX

I am using overleaf but word count option in it does not include references, footnotes, and some other counts. How can I count words inclusive of title, authors’ names/info, abstract, body (...
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Sync .bib file in overleaf

I've compiled the citation of a few articles in .bib file. The citation keys in .bib file (uploaded from a local folder) are used for adding references in the tex file in Overleaf. The .bib file has ...
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“missing \begin{document}” and “something's wrong — perhaps a missing \item” [closed]

I am using the overleaf template https://www.overleaf.com/latex/templates/sample-policy-memo-for-cornell-info-1200/kybzqhsxjgjk and received some errors after making some modifications to it. I have ...
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Draw flip flop with Circuitikz

I'm trying to draw just one JK flip flop using Circuitikz, but Overleaf does not compile it properly: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{circuitikz} \tikzset{ % async ...
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Algorithm in IET template not working

I want to include an algorithm in an IET electronics letter (the template and class files are available here), but I cannot find a way to do it. My algorithm format is similar to this, which uses ...
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Overleaf and “review” (track changes)

I try the function in Overleaf for the first time. I notice that the changes and comments being made does not show up in the PDF file. Is that how it is supposed to be? It is any way to make the ...
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How to center the caption inside /Figure in IEEE Access

IEEE Access' Latex template uses its own figure class named \Figure \Figure[t!](topskip=0pt, botskip=0pt, midskip=0pt)[width=\linewidth]{fig1.png}{<caption>\label{fig1}} This command is for ...
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BibTeX: Couple of different erros regarding citing and syntax of the .bib file

So, I'm trying to simply run one template downloaded from IEEE and it came with the .bbl file. This file contains the following: \begin{thebibliography}{10} \providecommand{\url}[1]{#1} \csname url@...
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Resolve LaTeX Error: Cannot determine size of graphic X (no BoundingBox)

I am using Overleaf and must use LaTeX compiler. This is because I use pst-poker which only works with LaTeX or XeLaTeX and want to submit to arXiv which does not accepts XeLaTeX.) I have several ...
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Is the package pst-poker compilable using pdfLaTeX?

Using overleaf, I've written a paper which uses the package pst-poker. XeLaTeX compiles it without errors, however pdfLatex compilation is problematic. How can I use the package with pdfLatex?
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Submitting paper made on Overleaf with XeLaTeX to arXiv

I have written a paper in Overleaf be be compiled by XeLaTeX. Now I'd like to upload it to arXiv, however it seems that I have to give up on XeLaTeX for this purpose: Your submission to the archive ...
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How to prevent Harvard style (agsm) referencing from causing bibliography URLs to spill across two columns?

I would like for my citation style to be Harvard. I am using the following: \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} \usepackage[comma]{natbib} \usepackage{url} \begin{document} foo \citep{...
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todonotes alternative

I'm using Overleaf, and because of todonotes package the inverse search doesn't work: Couldn't find the corresponding source file. It's a known error: https://www.overleaf.com/learn/how-to/...
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Overleaf showing simple graphviz w/nested folders

I have a project with one main.tex file and several *.tex-files stored in a subfolder called "chapters". My problem is that in one of the chapter files, say chapter-1.tex, I'm trying to insert a ...
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How to set font to Times instead of Times New Roman

Word has two fonts, one called "Times" and another "Times New Roman". Everything I see about Overleaf/LaTeX mentions setfont or \usepackage{times} but then they mention this is for Times New Roman. ...
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dateaccessed missing when importing with Mendeley

The dateaccessed column won't appear in my .bib file on Overleaf when I import it with Mendeley. I am using both the web app and desktop version of Mendeley. I tried to go View - Citation style - ...
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Getting a .dvi output from Overleaf

This question deals with what I am trying to achieve above, but when I changed the compiler to LaTeX from PdfLaTeX, my output PDF only had 3 pages, when the entire document is supposed to be 8 pages ...
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How does Overleaf render LaTeX online?

First of all, I'm sorry if this is not the appropriate page to ask, I will delete this thread if necessary. I want to show a compiled version of some latex document (that should be able to be ...
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What are the steps for compiling Overleaf projects offline and getting consistent results?

I am trying to compile Overleaf projects offline and I was wondering what is the best procedure to get consistent results. I don't understand which distribution Overleaf is using, furthermore, I am ...
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Multiple pdf outputs from one single .tex file

The following MWE code is working perfectly in TexLive2018 but is not working in "www.overleaf.com" (an online Latex platform). \documentclass{article} \ifx\conditionmacro\undefined \immediate\...
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How do I use a latexmkrc file to allow a standalone document to find the file

I am using LaTex in Overleaf to write my Thesis Proposal and eventually the Disseration. I thought it would be good to have all of these documents (and their presentations) in one project so I wouldn'...
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BIB-file not editable in Overleaf (due to size?)

Here, it is hard to provide an MWE, since the problem seems to evolve when BIB files are a bit larger. However, when I try to edit a comparatively large BIB-file in Overleaf It looks like this: ...
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Overleaf and Texmaker issues

I compiled a tex on Overleaf (in browser) and it is behaving exactly as expected. But when I download the entire folder and compile it on Texmaker, there are several errors for e.g. the bibliography ...
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How to get square brackets in apa citation on overleaf?

The title pretty much sums up my entire problem. Right now the cited source just appears as plain text behind what I have written, which is highly disruptive to the reading flow. I would like to have ...
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Annoying syntax highlighting of unclosed group at \cs:w [closed]

So I was looking at my preamble, with Overleaf yelling at me for not putting a closing bracket after the piece of code attached below, which is strange, since that group is indeed closed. To confirm, ...
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Adding new latex template in Overleaf [closed]

I need to add a IEEE Access journal template to overleaf, is it possible and how can I do it?
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Nomenclature not printing on pdf ouput file

I've gone through other similar threads concerning this question but the insights did not translate into solution for the problem i'm facing. I've a custom command defined in the cls file as outlined ...
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How can i edit a template?

I found this template https://es.overleaf.com/latex/templates/wiley-journal-template/nnjcnfyhzcqp and I want to hide the Correspondence, Present address and Funding information. For example when I ...
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How to compile Overleaf LaTeX template in VS code using LaTeX workshop?

I am trying to compile the following template : https://www.overleaf.com/articles/ismail-shaikhs-business-cv/hwqzkdzjtpcb on VS code version with LaTeX workshop version 8.4.1. The .tex file compiles ...
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demo code provided by overleaf causes error on overleaf

overleaf doc gives this demo to illustrate the usage of xeCJK \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xeCJK} \begin{document} \section{前言} \section{关于数学部分} 数学、中英文皆可以混排。You can intersperse math, Chinese ...
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How to create a LaTeX template in Overleaf for Grading essays

I wish to create a LaTeX template for grading essays. Once the student's essay is copy/pasted in the template, the teacher could isolate parts of the text by either crossing them out, underlining or ...
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Unable to reference figure from one subfile to another subfile when compiling ONLY the subfile

I have the following files in Overleaf: main.tex in root directory: \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} \usepackage{xr} \usepackage{subfiles} \begin{document} \section{Methodology} \label{...
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Overleaf Project Coying

I copied a previous project from 2018 in overleaf, yet compilation of the documents gives different results. In the new document, the margins and tables are all shifted, and the spacing is extremely ...
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How to check for errors when creating package/class

Short: How can you find errors in a package/class without importing the .cls/.sty file to your project/without using the package? Note: I'm looking for a general way of checking package/class errors, ...
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\mkdatezeros deprecated error - biblatex

I'm using LaTeX through overleaf, and if I include the year in my bibliography, the following error shows up: Package biblatex Warning: '\mkdatezeros' is deprecated. Please use '\mkyearzeros', '\...
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Overleaf logo command (like \LaTeX)

I would like to make a command \overleaf which prints the Overleaf logo, just like \LaTeX prints the LaTeX logo. Here is a \link to the Overleaf logo. The link includes several examples of the logo ...
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Adding pictures from PDF

I am using Overleaf for PDF creation and I intend to upload pictures from .PDF but somehow the includegraphics is not working. I have used the \usepackage{graphicx} but still the error is dfTeX ...
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Image not showing in document [duplicate]

I am trying to include an image in an article in Overleaf, my source code is shown below, \begin{figure}[h] \centering \includegraphics[width=80mm]{Appendix/Currents/C1.08current.png} \...
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job aborted no legal end found (emergency stop)

I have recently started latex and created a project on Overleaf. The text was working just fine until couple of days ago and since Saturday, I am having an issue. It does not compile and I do not see ...
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Uploading Files in Overlead in PDF

I have made pictures using Inkscape and I am trying to upload it in PDF or SVG format. Basically, any format that keeps the work intact. I tried using.PNG but the pixels are blotting. Anyone who can ...
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Editing Code Colors in the Editor

I am working in Overleaf right now and I am trying to determine if there is a way to change the colors of certain parts of the physical LaTeX code. For example, suppose I have the following code: \...
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Overleaf compiler crashing when trying to use multirow package

I'm making an graduation work in the Overleaf platform, everything is working properly instead of the multirow package. The problem is that i need to use the multirow command to adjust the vertical ...