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How to make tikzpicture full screen in beamer whlie keeping aspect ratio

I have a tikzpicture which has an unpredictable aspect ratio (actually, due to clipping, the aspect ratio varies across overlays). I want to have the tikzpicture always scaled up in beamer to the ...
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how to change or reset the section number? [on hold]

I am just starting to write a thesis template and I only use sections and subsections. I do not need chapters. When I compile the document the numbers section start with 0.1. and subsections start ...
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How can i create 6 tables, each 3 next to each other

I'm trying to create 6 tables, each 3 next to each other that would look exactly like this and this is my code so far \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} \begin{document} \begin{table}[] \...
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AUCTeX inverse search with region or buffer compilation

I have inverse search working great with single-file documents with Zathura. Unfortunately, things break down when I try to do inverse search when viewing a region of my document, or a buffer in the ...
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How to write Korean and Chinese within an German document with other European languages

I have a document that needs some (mostly inline like names and terms) Chinese, Korean, Arabic and several European languages within a German document. I am using the standard book class with XeLaTeX,...
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How to suppress minus in bibtex reference for company author with a minus?

I had a "company author" in bibtex like author = {X-Rite, Inc.}. Unfortunately the author was output as Inc., X-Rite with a reference like XR05 (using \bibliographystyle{alpha}). So I changed the ...
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Wordcount subfiles

Im having a problem with the wordcounter in overleaf v2 not counting the words in the subfiles, but only in the main tex, is it somehow possible to make the word count include subfiles?
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Unwanted space after footnote mark

I want to remove the small space after footnote mark (it especially visible before punctuation marks). MWE \documentclass{article} \begin{document} Text\footnote{first}. Text\footnote{second} ...
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How to add Chinese characters in header of thesis?

I am writing a thesis and using MasterDoctrolThesis.cls format. This format shows the chapter name and heading of the current page in the header. I want to add Chinese specific character on each page ...
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Sudden double space in ShareLatex

I'm writing a book and sometimes I just have some double space between paragraphs. I don't know how to fix it. My book code concerning the chapter format is: \makeatletter \renewcommand{\@chapapp}{}...
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From Capitals to Small Capitals

If I have a font in which lookups exist c2sc as built-in, there is a command to make small caps capital letters without incurring complicated codes like this: Convert all-caps words to small caps I ...
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\includegraphics: get the “scale” value of a figure whose size is expressed by “width”

Lets take this string: \boxed{\includegraphics[width=0.4\textwidth]{FIGURE.pdf}} that generates this figure: Now lets say that I need to crop the blank margins of the figure keeping the figure's ...
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Latex file working on Tex studio but not on WinEdt

I have this latex with with quantikz package \documentclass{article} \usepackage{bm} \usepackage[export]{adjustbox} \usepackage{tabularx} ...
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Break URL failing with escaped % sign in bibliography

I am using the following lines in my preamble to force long URLs in the bibliography to be broken, this is working mostly successfully however it doesn't seem to be working on an entry where I have ...
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Customize biblatex: no “a” in citekey

I use biblatex as you can see in the example below. But sadly \printbibliography is not producing the layout as I wish. Currently: [Buch00a] Name, V.: Titel. Hrsg. von Name, V. Bd. Auflage. Ort: ...
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I want to have a part name in more than one line in the ToC, but then the lower lines aren't aligned as the first one

I want to have a part name in more than one line in the ToC, but then the lower lines aren't aligned as the first one. How can I fix that? See pic below. The \documentclass is a report.
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How to generate list of abbreviations in LaTeX?

I used the acronym package (usepackage{acronym}) to create acronyms in my thesis. In the beginning of the document, I define the acronym as, for example, \acrodef{USA}{United States of America}. And ...
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Maintain the agsm style while keeping the bibliography unsorted

I am using natbib, I would like to have the bibliography in the order that it is in the file while using the agsm bibliography style. This is only currently possible when using the unsrt style ...
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Allow page break for many aligned equations (ConTeXt) [duplicate]

When there are many aligned equations so that they cannot fit the rest of the current page, page break is not allowed, and they always start at a new page, giving a lot of blank lines. How to allow ...
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Reformat footnote mark for \thanks, but not for other footnotes

I have a piece of complex code from Use same formatting for \thanks footnote as the one created by footmisc which makes sure that \thanks doesn't place a star in the the title, only in the footnote ...
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“too many }' s ” None of the Figure and Table works

I am trying to write my thesis with the template provided by our university. However none of the figure and table are working. The template have its own figure and tables but they are also not working....
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position of schema in article

when I remove the standalone class and put the figure in the document, I have just a part of the schema \documentclass{article} \usepackage[edges]{forest} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \begin{...
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How to set a value of a key of a user-defined (not global or default) style through /utils/exec (or similar means that allow for code execution)?

I need to change the value of the color key of changeStyleColor style through that style's /utils/exec. I can set a value of a global key through /utils/exec by \tikzset{/tikz/myKey=myValue}, or can ...
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How do I get the ς (final sigma) symbol? [duplicate]

I am trying to get this Symbol I already tried using Detexify, but to no avail. Any pointers would be really appreciated.
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Expansion and formatting commands

I'm trying to accomplish something similar to autoref, but more customizable. In particular, I'm making a command which takes in a name for a label, and the text that should be output when that label ...
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Using section titles in \printsolution template with xsim

This is the second question related to creating the Dutch State/Central Exam layout using xsim instead of exsheet. It concerns adding the title of the section that group the exercises (here called ...
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Geometry package: use of dynamic spacing variables in class definition

I am trying to replicate my company's corporate design Word template in LaTeX and got a manual with all relevant measures: Unfortunately, most of them refer to the baseline height of the first line, ...
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biblatex uses American date format with british polyglossia [duplicate]

While checking my references I noticed that the urldate is printed in the wrong format. My document is being typeset in British English, where it is common to write the date as Day/Month/Year, ...
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Bibliography @InCollection: Emphasize Collection Title and omit 'in'

I am fairly new to LateX and I would like to modify the way that chapters in collections are displayed in the bibliography. I use JabRef, TexStudio Bibtex, and the natbib package. I use the agsm stlye ...
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\newcommand for short notation for a \multicolumn [duplicate]

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Inclusion of separate files in a main file show error for graphics

When I call two separate files(chapters) from a main file, it shows error for graphiscx. Details are bellows: (i) The main file main.tex contains following contents: \documentclass[a4paper,...
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Table formatting issue in Overleaf

I am using Overleaf for a report and my table header isn't formatting correctly. This is the initial part of the code (the table is long, spanning across two pages - it has 20 rows. I am a total ...
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Help to tabular. How to set different sizes of cell in tabular enviroment?

I´m sorry by English mistakes. I´m looking for how to set of different sizes of cells in tabular enviroment, like picture (I would like the table to span the entire page width). How can I do this? I´...
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using input to capture random questions in a folder

I have a directory with multiple questions, each question has a number, example, quest1 ... questn. Using random numbers I want to get the questions randomly, I'm using \input {} because the questions ...
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title or caption of schema

can I add a title to this schema? if i use \caption{\textbf{\label {}The multilevel of the abstraction}} I have pb. and thanksssssssssssss \documentclass[tikz,border=3.14mm]{standalone} \...
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Defining blocks in sty file [duplicate]

I am defining blocks in sty file \setbeamercolor{block alerted title}{fg=white,bg=UBCblue} \setbeamercolor{block alerted separator}{bg=white} \setbeamercolor{block alerted body}{fg=black,bg=white} ...
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Glossaries list of symbols unit column issue

My report features Abbreviations and List of symbols in the following format: The list of symbols has been customized to have the unit column instead of the page column. When I compile everything ...
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Can you write a macro such that each character will be the next color of the rainbow

I would like to write a LaTeX file where each character will be the next color of the rainbow, but I don't know how to program this in a new command. So if I would want to write the text "Hello ...
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Compiling document does not produce any file [solved] [on hold]

I've been writing LaTeX documents whith TeXnicCenter, MiKTeX 2.9 and Acrobat Reader DC 2019 for a while with no problem what so ever. The other day I noticed that fonts where pixelated so I installed ...
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How do I center the two images coming from two different “tikzpicture” environments?

Consider the following code. \documentclass[border=5mm]{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} \pgfplotsset{compat=1.10, ticks=none} \usepgfplotslibrary{fillbetween} \usetikzlibrary{...
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Change font style of citation and bibliography entries

I am quite new to LaTex... I am trying to change the font style of the citation of an @misc entry. When cited, it always appears italicized (in text as well as bibliography entry). My goal is that @...
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Make ChoiceMenu not fillable in hyperref form dependent on other ChoiceMenu

I have a form and there is a ChoiceMenu with three different possibilities. For two of them I have a further ChoiceMenu and it does not make sense to fill them out if the belonging option of the first ...
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Centering a batch of columns with respect to larger multicolumn cell above them

In the table above, the three columns below the multicolumn are smaller and are aligned to the left. However, I want them to be vertically centered with respect to the largest multicolumn above them ...
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glossaries-extra remove indentation of a long text in \glossentrydesc

I would like to remove the indentation of long text in the description of a glossary entry. Actually a really simple task but I can not find the solution. Somehow \glossentrydesc{##1} does the ...
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Fit doesn't take the label [duplicate]

I'm making my schema with tikz and I want to add a background. To do this, I use the fit but it doesn't take the label of my node. Here is my MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xcolor} \...
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Texmaker system font size

How can I change the system font size in Texmaker? I do not now, how it became so large. In options I found only font size for editor part.
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Biblatex: Get rid of ISSN, URLs and DOIs in individual call to \printbibliography

This question is very similar to this one. The accepted answer to that question is to pass a global parameter to the biblatex package. What I don't see is, what needs to be done to call \...
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Insert an image inside a rectangle drawn by Tikz

I want to insert an image instead of the blue rectangle drawn by Tikz. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \tikzset{every picture/.style={line width=0.75pt}} %set default ...