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Questions tagged [underline]

{underline} is about underlining portions of text for emphasis or blank spaces for creating forms. Popular packages are {soul} and {ulem}.

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How to underline whole bibitem in biblatex?

I want to underline whole bibitem when using biblatex. I tried \AtEveryBibitem{\uline} but failed. What I want to do:
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The Current State-of-the-art TikZ Underliner

UPDATE: The Bounty period is over (AND GUESS WHAT? I gave the credits to the wrong Person (sorry CFR), but thanks Aditya for your contribution. Please upvote CFR answer!!). Find below my current ...
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Is it possible to have italic and bold text, and linebreaks under the \underline{text} command?

I was trying to emphasize text with \textbf, \textit and \underline commands. But the text will not automatically wrap to the next line. I also tried the ulem package, and it did not work too. Does ...
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\underline rule position

Using the \underline{} command and I'm getting very strange (and inconsistent) results. There randomly seems to be added spacing to one of the underlined words. Any suggestions/solutions would be much ...
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pdflatex vs lualatex underline mystery

Using lualatex, I have uderlined links : Using pdflatex they are gone : \documentclass[french]{article} \usepackage{xcolor,hyperref,tikz} \hypersetup{% colorlinks=true, urlcolor=blue, ...
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Double-bar notation for second-order tensors4

I found it interesting to represent a tensor with the notation normally used by my professor. Looking for respect to the mathematical symbol I found this code from this post, very interesting. I ...
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Underlining words with dash-dotted line without affecting the other text in LaTeX

NOTE: I am searching for a LaTeX solution. The ConText code was offered, which is a good answer, but that doesn't fit my purpose. I want to underline some words in text to show the parts of ...
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Constant Length of \underline

My question is incorporated in the code/output. \documentclass{article} \begin{document} The underline \underline{\qquad} (\verb+\underline{\qquad}+) is the length of the underline that I would ...
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Size/density of dots used by \dotuline command (ulem package)

I would like to use the \dotuline command (from the ulem package) to create a "fill in the blanks" document. It gives good results but when the blank becomes small it is hardly noticeable (a single ...
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Redefine `\uline` so `\colorbox` is locally defined to have underlined text, too

Initial problem: I want to underline the text with a continuous line with the following code: \uline{No underlining for \colorbox{lightgray}{everything} inside the colorbox.} Workaround: A ...
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How can I use `\uline` from the `ulem` package to underline text inside a `\colorbox`?

Screenshot: I have the following code: \uline{No underlining for \colorbox{lightgray}{everything} inside the colorbox.} Which looks like this: How can I get a continuous line for the text inside \...