Questions tagged [todonotes]

{todonotes} is a package that helps the user keep track of to-do notes and things to be addressed before the document is complete.

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A way to check off todonotes

I recently discovered the todonotes package. It would be great to somehow check the notes as done. I know the creator has this on his "todo list" (funny), but right now its not implemented. My idea ...
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Use of todonotes package breaks classicthesis alignment fix

I had an issue with the toc design of classicthesis described here, but I could not reproduce the solution. Thus, I tested a bit and identified the conflicting package as todonotes. Hence, if I use ...
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Include external test results in my document

I have a LaTeX document which contains an environment I use to layout specifications of integration tests of a software system. One thing I would like to do is to have the results of the last run (if ...
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Using package todonotes and auto-pst-pdf does not work

I need auto-pst-pdf so the package chemnum automatically number the chemicals I use in figueres. But I run into the problem that if I use the package todonotes at the same time my TexShop stops ...
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How to put an array into \todo?

Consider the code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{todonotes} \begin{document} %\todo{ \begin{tabular}{l}X\end{tabular} %} \end{document} I want the contents of the table (above: X), to be ...
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tikzsymbol inside todonote

What causes this? How can this be fixed? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{todonotes} \usepackage{tikzsymbols} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \lipsum[1-4] Good stuff.\todo{hello \dWinkey how ...
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How to define \marginpar when using it in two custom commands?

How can I define \marginpar options in custom commands so it does not affect other commands using \marginpar? Here is what I have tried, but the problem still persists: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,...
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Use of \label doesn't match its definition. with package luatodonotes

When compiling following document, I get the error message Use of \label doesn't match its definition %! TeX program = lualatex \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{cleveref} \...
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\listoftodos in Todo list missing hyperlinks and colors in my document

I'm trying to add a \listoftodos using the todonotes package to a template file I have. I've added two todos with \todo[inline]{Write abstract \ldots} and \todo{Fill in these details \ldots}. I'm ...
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Inline todonotes and parfillskip lead to overfull \hbox

Consider this MWE: \documentclass[ % parskip=half, % 1em; overfull \hbox \hbox (10.45003pt) % parskip=half*, % .25\linewidth; Overfull \hbox (104.06389pt too wide) parskip=half+, % 0.33333\...
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Refer to line number in note

I want to add comments to a manuscript and refer to the line number I am commenting about. Is it possible to do that? I am using the standard article class, package lineno for numbering the lines and ...
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CJK in todonotes

tl;dr: I am looking for a way to put small CJK text snippets in an otherwise English text inside todonotes and into the list of todos, without disrupting my existing large document too much in pdftex. ...
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Adding \todo inside section title

I am using the todonotes package and I wanted to add a note inside a section title like: \section{This is the section heading\todo{We should rethink the section title.}} However, this is throwing ...
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Adding todo inside a caption

I am using the todonotes package and I wanted to add a note inside a caption like: \caption{This is the section heading\todo{We should rethink the section title.}} However, this is throwing the “Not ...
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Widen page and margin while keeping other geometry settings

I repeatedly find myself in this situation: I write a paper with some publisher-specified layout (e.g. acmart, IEEEtran). I and my coauthors use todonotes to add notes to the margin while we draft ...
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Hiding todo's created with todonotes

I'm currently working on a document in which I need to indicate things to be done in a draft version, and I'd like to produce a final version where todos are hidden. The todonotes package features a ...
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LaTeX compilation bug when using todonotes in abstract of elsarticle class document

I'm preparing a review using the elsarticle class in LaTeX. There's various threads to keep track of, so I'm using todonotes to note issues so I can keep writing. I've found that using \todo in the ...
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`todonotes` interferes with `ctrl` + `left click` in Texmaker

I am using Texmaker. I really like the feature where you ctrl + left click in the pdf, and then the editor jumps to that location. I have found that the shadow option in the todonotes package ...
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todonotes package - how to underline a single word instead of the complete line?

The todonotes package typically underlines the whole line. I would like to have more control over this. Is there an easy way? For instance, how do I write a todo that underlines just the word 'first' ...
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Double (overlapped) TODO note in margin

My TODO notes are appearing in double when I use author= and size=\tiny options. I first saw this in LyX, where with fancyline it appeared to be drawing two overlapping lines. But it turns out I'm ...
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Automatically add Todo for missing reference

I'm looking for a way to add todo notes in addition to the two questionmarks wherever a \ref is undefined/missing. Currently I'm writing a \todo manually for any \ref that I intend to fulfill later. ...
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Badbox when using package todonotes and command missingfigure

There is always a badbox message appearing when I use the \missingfigure command of the todonotes package in LaTeX. Is an adjustment for the geometry options needed? Error message: Overfull \hbox(2....
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How use todonotes without adding items to Todo list

I want to have two types of todonotes: Type1: note goes to todo list (color red) Type1: note doesn't go to todo list (color yellow) So when I run \listoftodos, I see only type 1 todo items. Here is ...
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How to place to-do notes in a two-sided document in alternating margins while using the todonotes package?

Here's the MWE: \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt, twoside, titlepage, openright]{report} \usepackage[left=1.5in, right=1in, top=1in, bottom=1in]{geometry} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{...
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todonotes: custom sort of listoftodos entries

Following my previous question, for this MWE, \documentclass{article} \usepackage[hidelinks,colorlinks=false]{hyperref} \usepackage{lipsum} \setlength\marginparwidth{0.8\dimexpr(\paperwidth - \...
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todonotes: How to make multiple listoftodos?

In this MWE, I made two commands to highlight parts of the text as a reviewer comment, while the comments are colored uniquely to indicate the author whose comment is typeset. If I want to make two ...
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todonotes: How to make literally inline notes without line breaks?

For the following MWE, I need the inline note to be in the same line without extra space or additional line breaks. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{todonotes} \author{diaa} \begin{document} ...
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Missing number error in todonotes with siunitx

Minimal example: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage{todonotes} \usepackage{siunitx} \begin{document} \todo{\today} \end{document} This gives the following error: ! Missing number, ...
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Instructor student version

I have a student manual for a set of chemistry labs. Over the years the instructors have made their own annotations and other pointers/observations. I have now collated these and wish to produce an ...
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Shrink student's book page to add comment to teacher in textbook

we are writing a school textbook and the corresponding teacher's book. The student's book template is good already, so let me explain what I would like to have for the teacher's book. Each page of ...
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“Fatal error occurred, no output PDF file produced!” - Kile jumps straight to my .aux file

As stated in the question, trying to produce a pdf, results in the above error, and Kile (my editor of choice) opens a new tab with the aux file. If I look at myfile.log, it ends with the following (...
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Todo comments:Not include and left align?

Is there a way to to do a \todo*{Hello} and not have the note show up in the ToDo and Notes area? Does anyone know how to do that? Or vise versa? Also, what about in the left side margin instead. I ...
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todonotes error on TeX Live 2016

I just upgraded to Tex Live 2016 on a Mac and doing a pdflatex on any document that includes the todonotes package (whether actually used or not) now throws this error: (/usr/local/texlive/2016/texmf-...
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Text shifts into the header when using `fancyhdr` with `todonotes`

I am currently writing a KOMA-article document in Latex (Lyx) and discovered the following issue: In order to show comments in pdf I tried the pdfcomment package and the todonotes package. ...
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How to add a todo notes in verbatim environment?

I need to describe the header of a .ctl file. For this purpose, I am using verbatim package for displaying the header. My command lines are below: \begin{verbatim} dset ^newcase_d01_2612.dat options ...
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todonotes: Insertion of chapters headers in the list of to-dos

For todonotes package, I would like to know how to insert chapters headers inside the list of to-dos to group them under their respective chapter. \documentclass{book} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \...
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List of Todos in Beamer

In the following MWE, I am trying to put the first frame as a list of todos over the whole presentation. However, I got an error Undefined control sequence. \contentsline So, what is wrong in ...
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todonotes raise error of Tex capacity

I am using ACM SIG CHI proceedings template on ShareLatex, and I want to let co-authors to comment my writing. Therefore, I used todonotes package. However, when I added \todo{some comments}, the ...
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todonotes - inline enumerate environments: Trying to bypass with marginnotes and ifinalign@

I can't make use of todonotes (or marginnote but this isn't in the MWE because I don't think I have the prerequisites setup for this correctly) in an inline enumerated list. I think I am getting the ...
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Is there a way to use todonotes in standalone

Considering the MWE \documentclass[12pt,crop=false,a4paper,class=book]{standalone} \usepackage{todonotes} \begin{document} \section{test} \todo{Bug} \end{document} During the compilation process ...
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siamltex + todonotes package

Quite simply, I would like to render a todo-list at the beginning of an article I am working on. I am using the siamltex document class, however, which seems to get in the way somehow. Here is a MWE:...
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Todonotes, inline with no decorations

I would like to use the todonotes package, but when I do inline todos, I don't want them to look any different. At the end of the document, I will list all the todos with \listoftodos and there they ...
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Single spacing in todonotes with Elsarticle Class

I would like to know how I can use single spacing (\singlespacing) in todonotes, considering Elsarticle Class, because I always get an error message about paragraph? Following a minimal example: %!...
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TODONOTES and \reserved@a - nested itemize/enumerate environments

I am having a problem trying to insert come environments into inline todo notes... This MWE should demonstrate. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{todonotes} \usepackage{verbatim} \begin{document}...
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todonotes on both sides of the page

I have defined two commands for todonotes: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[colorinlistoftodos,textsize=scriptsize]{todonotes} \newcommand{\mytodo}[2][]{\renewcommand{\...
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Todonotes for right-to-left languages

I want to add some marginal explanation notes for math lectures notes written in Arabic and I am using for that todonotes package. The problem is that the note text is not well adjusted.. I thought of ...
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transform variable-content to verbatim-like representation inside a newcommand (used then as optional argument)

I spend 8 hours in solving this, made some progress but now face the enormous difficulties with verbatim stuff in latex. Any help would be great! My aim: the todonotes package offers an inline option,...
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todonotes: show [inline], hide all others

I use the following package \usepackage{todonotes} for my thesis. It's working very well so far. \todo[inline]{Todo #1: comments/ todos about status for professor or lecture} \todo{Todo #2: ...
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bclogo todonotes clash

The following MWE generates an error (but produces correct output). What is the easiest work-around? Argument of \reserved@a has an extra } Hello\todo{\bcsmbh} \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{...
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Todos won't show up from multiple \input{texdoc} documents [closed]

I have split a paper into several .tex document chapters to input them in the main.tex document later. The problem is, the many todo notes I have made throughout my file are no longer showing up (...