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Overleaf (formerly WriteLaTeX) is a collaborative online LaTeX editor.

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Overleaf V2 - How to get BBL File?

Overleaf V2 does not seem to have a way to get the BBL file for arxiv, how do I get it?
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Comparison: ShareLaTeX vs Overleaf (formerly WriteLaTeX)

So far, I didn't have the chance to use either of these services. Before starting, I would like to hear your opinions. What are the advantages and disadvantages? Why should I choose one over the other?...
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Is it possible to add new predictions/autofill in Overleaf?

For example, when I use the command (in Overleaf/ShareLaTex): \begin{figure}[H] \centering \includegraphics{some_graphic} \caption{some_caption} \label{fig:some_label} \end{figure} ...
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Overleaf does not compile after using Biblatex [duplicate]

I have my PhD deadline on Monday and disaster has struck at the very last minute! Any assistance would be eternally appreciated. I'm using Overleaf (v2) to write my thesis - it's a very large file ...
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How can I detect which tikzmark version I'm using?

With \listfiles we can easily list the current version of all the packages loaded. But it doesn't tell anything about the version of the TikZlibrary tikzmark. How can I detect it? The problem is, ...
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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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Problem with the Glossary+bib2gls on Overleaf

I'm writing my thesis using overleaf and I would like to add Glossary. I have added the following commands to my preamble.tex \usepackage[record]{glossaries-extra} \GlsXtrLoadResources % input file ...
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How to erase .lof file (and other auxiliary files) in Overleaf?

I am working on the Overleaf collaborative platform. I am facing the following error code : ./main.lof:18: Missing $ inserted. <inserted text> $ l.18 ...some figure_name}}{23}{figure.17} ...
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How can I compile my overleaf project from scratch

I have problem with my overleaf project. The compile error is the following: This is BibTeX, Version 0.99d (TeX Live 2016/Debian) Capacity: max_strings=100000, hash_size=100000, hash_prime=85009 The ...
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How to set Overleaf to compile with `lualatex --shell-escape <file>`?

I'm trying to use the solution given by the accepted answer in How to have \psframe working with LuaLatex? but I don't know how to enable the option --shell-escape there. Overleaf explains that it ...
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Adding google scholar and Researchgate profile to the preamble in moderncv

I'm new to Latex. I am creating my resume using moderncv and I want to add my google scholar and researchgate profiles (icon and clickable link) to the preamble (below the website link in the image). ...
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Trouble with dates in biblatex-apa using biber

I was using the APA format citation for my thesis, which I am writing in Overleaf, which uses an old version of biblatex-apa. \RequirePackage[style=apa, backend=biber]{biblatex} My .bib file is: @...
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Where do I find aux files in Overleaf?

Currently I am working in a template on Overleaf. I decided I wanted to use a different citation style, so I turned this: \bibliography{report} into this: \bibliographystyle{ieeetr} \bibliography{...
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LaTeX Error: File `kbordermatrix.sty' not found [closed]

I have the code for a transition matrix that compiles fine with a desktop editor like TeXstudio, however fails to compile in cloud-based LaTeX editors like ShareLaTeX or Overleaf: \documentclass{...
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Configuring fontawesome5 on overleaf

I'm looking at this CTAN Package. I don't think it's a part of texlive 2016 which is what overleaf uses. This means I have to upload files manually to my overleaf project so that I could include them....
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Includegraphics doesn't show the figure. Overleaf v2

I'm working on overleaf v2. I wrote : \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} % Accents codés dans la fonte \usepackage[frenchb]{babel} % Les traductions ...
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\ganttvrule from pgfgantt not working in Overleaf?

I am trying to use the \ganttvrule macro from pgfgantt as suggested by Torbjørn T. in response to Vertical lines in pgfgantt, but with no success. This is his MWE: \documentclass[border=5mm]{...
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wrap text beside longtable

i have a question about longtables. Is it possible to get a text wrapped around a (right-situated) longtable? I am using the longtable package and this is my code: \begin{longtable}[r]{| r | r | r ...
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How can I have references list with [author year] format?

I am writing a thesis document in Latex, for the moment I am using Overleaf program. I am figuring out how could I have my reference list in the following way with the Authors sorted in alphabetical ...
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How to download an Overleaf template?

Scientific Reports now links to a template on Overleaf. I don't feel too well about uploading the sourcecode of my paper to some website I hadn't heard about before. That's why I tried to simply use ...
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How to add a package in overleaf [duplicate]

I was asked to use the following format for my report in Overleaf Please use the following set-up within LaTeX: \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage[y4project]{edmaths} You can download the ...
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Can I use my own classes and packages in ShareLaTex or Overleaf

I would like to use my own classes and packages in all my projects and I wonder if it's possible to do that, working with Overleaf or ShareLatex. Of course, I don't want to paste my personal .cls and ...
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Trouble setting new font in Overleaf

I got the Plasmati Graduate CV template for my curriculum. It says: This template needs to be compiled with XeLaTeX and requires the Fontin font (OpenType version preferred) which can be downloaded ...
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Error 'thisrow_unavailable' with manually positionned (anchor) labels in 'tikzpicture' plot

I want to set labels with manual anchors in my graphic to allow for reading the captions and am trying to apply everything I've read so far. I have an external file for data, given below. The problem ...
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overleaf custom biblatex style

I have a custom biblatex style from my department that I compile from a dtx file using TeX. After compiling it I can include it as a style in the same folder locally, and all works fine. But I can't ...
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Is it possible to remove dynamically added autocompletions from Overleaf?

This question is the converse to: Is it possible to add new predictions/autofill in Overleaf? In Overleaf LaTeX Editor, if you type some markup that the autocomplete does not recognise, it gets added ...
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Vertical alignment in tabular varies depending on compiling environment

I'm having problems (again) with vertical alignements in tables, but apparently, the code is problematic when compiled on my computer, but not when compiled on overleaf. For instance: Overleaf ...
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What pdflatex version and what arguments does overleaf use? [closed]

I have a code which works fine in overleaf but not on my local computer. Regardless of what is wrong with my code, What pdflatex version and what arguments does overleaf use? I followed the log that ...
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How to use the latest minted package in overleaf?

I am working on a document in overleaf. I am using the minted package to place code in my document. I need to use the breaklines option of the minted package which only the latest version of the ...
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Label an edge above and below

I want to be able to label an edge with a part of the label above it and the other part below it like in the following example : For the moment I have this solution: \documentclass{article} \...
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LaTeX Warning: Citation 'aglarov02' on page 3 undefined on input line 9

I'm new to latex and I'm using Overleaf. I encountered a warning during the introduction of my first citation. I failed to find a solution to my problem by reading tutorials and forums, although I ...
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Problem installing Tikz Feynman

I have to draw a couple of Feynman diagrams for my paper. I am using Overleaf. After placing \usepackege{tikz-feynman} in the preamble, it sais tikz-Feynman not found. My question is, how can I ...
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Exporting from overleaf [closed]

I already achieved 60 files in Overleaf inside my project which is the limit. Can I export and work on another platform online or ofline, without sunbscribing to paid overleaf? Also, I am not sure if ...
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Get a bibliography for each subfile when compiling subfile and main file

I have a project with multiple files (in overleaf). I am using subfiles because I want collaborators to be able to compile their subfile when working offline. But at the same time to be able to ...
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Biblatex references: Display names correctly and always displaying names

I want to display names in a Hardvard style used in my institution where references are displayed like: Author, F. M., Author2 F. M., Author3 F. M. (2019) etc However, my document shows it like this:...
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LaTeX book template dependent files

Does anyone know how to obtain all dependent files to properly compile a book such as: https://www.overleaf.com/articles/clustering-the-interstellar-medium/mtthgyyfrdkn#.VdEz6HibgbA To be clear, I'm ...
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Removing headers from pages other than title page

I have the following code (template taken from Overleaf.com for Projects/Lab Projects) \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \input{pagesettings} % If using on writelatex, you also need to set the ...
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Overleaf do not write ≠

I'm just wondering why Overleaf does not write ≠ (\ne). Instead, it write =. Is there any solution of this problem? Thanks
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TFM or installed font not found with fontawesome5 (on Overleaf v2 with XeLaTeX)

UPDATE My question relies on the result of compiling the test project I made (which I linked below), which clearly indicates that the fonts are not being found. While having the fontawesome5 package ...
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Code not working in Overleaf but working on TeXLive

I can run the following code without any issue in TeXstudio with the Tex Live distribution. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[european]{circuitikz} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Is it possible to add new predictions/autofill when using syntax in Overleaf? [duplicate]

When using Overleaf you get quite helpful suggestions, like when you type in \beg it gives you the option to autofill the whole \being{} \end{} and even adds the contents of the first bracket ...
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Total word count using texcount

This question is an extension of my previous question, although the answer to that question worked well in TeX-Studio, it does not work in Overleaf v2, which was primarily the Shareletax interface). ...
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Can't read my table

Trying to print this table in one page or two maybe . please help. \documentclass{article} %\usepackage[margin=2in]{geometry} %use this later of you need tp specfy margin %\usepackage{microtype} % ...