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Extra period after et collab. (french et al.) in francais.bst

I am using the francais.bst bibliography style and there is an extra period after the "et collab." (the french equivalent to "et al.") in the bibliography entries. When citing in the text, there is a ...
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ConTeXt: text to the left of a numbered displayed formula

I read in an old style manual (Sättningsregler, by Lansburgh) that suggests to set short word(s) separating two displayed formulas (if there is space) to the left of the second displayed formula, as ...
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How to get a single big right brace?

I am trying to make the right brace cover the whole matrix like the `\overbrace'. Is there a way to do this? \documentclass[reqno,12pt]{amsart} \usepackage{amsmath,mathtools,amssymb} \usepackage[top=...
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TexStudio doesn't find the package “Pygments” although it is installed

I'm try to use the minted package in latex to display code in latex document. From Texstudio, I get an error message you must have pygmentize installed to use this package. So I tried to install the ...
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How to create a command for the “strange m” symbol in latex?

I am wanting to use the "strange m" symbol in my latex code. I had hoped to use the scorpio symbol, but have been unable to find a scorpio command that produces what I am looking for. The two that I ...
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fraction of matrix

If we need an equation with matrix and fraction, the most evident code is L(z)= \frac{\bordermatrix{& & & i & & \cr & 0 & \dots & 1 & \dots & ...
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How to include PNG (or PDF) and EPS Files in LaTeX (Overleaf)?

I need to include both types of these files in my document (and definitely need EPS as I'm importing organic mechanisms), but I can't seem to find anything that works. As such, I'm on the setting ...
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tikz: drawing arrow

How can I make the left vertical lign arrow-style as the right one? \documentclass[tikz,border=3.14mm]{standalone} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \draw[->] (0,3) -- (0,0) node[below] {$0$} ...
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How to align text in two columns under table or image that is wide as page?

I write two column document. At some point I inserted table that is wide as page. But the text that goes under the table, in two columns are not aligned i.e. text in left column continues one or two ...
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Direct-speech alternative quotation in Italian

I am currently using quotmark with guillemots (standard Italian), but I would like to switch to "alternate" way to represent direct speech, which is (IMHO) much nicer. direct speech starts with em-...
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Font size of entries for LoF and LoT in ToC

I have a problem with the font size of the entries for List of figures and List of tables on the Contents index. If I change the fonts for the titles of LoF and LoT, the same changes are applied in ...
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How to prevent additional space after a table?

I have a table and I was not able to remove additional space that exists after the table's caption. \begin{table}[ht] \raggedright \begin{tabular}{l|l} ... \hline \end{tabular} \...
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Centre column head with siunitx

Consider this example \documentclass{report} \usepackage{siunitx} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{l S} A & {sf}\\ 0 & 9887779.1\\ 0 & 9999.1 \\ \end{tabular} \end{document} In ...
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Images disappearing when compiling with tex4ebook

I am trying to convert an existing book from plain PDF output to ebook format for online publishing (and doing some reformatting in the process, but that's another question). I have images in the \...
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pgfplots: How to set xticklabel as two line?

I want to design xticklabels as two line texts: First line: Date, e.g. \month/\day Second line: Time, e.g. \hour:\minute Minimum Working Example (MWE): \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{...
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Escaping $ in listings environment

I'm trying to escape the dollar sign within listings for TeX language but it is not working. I have tried this post without any success. This is the MWE: \documentclass[border={10pt 10pt 10pt 10pt}]{...
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Adjust column with siunitx

In this example \documentclass{report} \usepackage{siunitx} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{l S[table-format=12.1]} A & {sf}\\ 0 & 9887779.1\\ 0 & 9999.1 \\ ...
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Unicode symbols with XeLaTeX and Lato font

I'm trying to print the ✔ symbol using XeLaTeX and directly from the code (i.e. putting the symbol into the source code directly and not using some \macro). I have the following MWE: \documentclass{...
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How do I make a multiline equation but giving this only one equation number [duplicate]

I want all these three equations to be known as (1). Not (1), (2), (3). \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{fancyhdr, lastpage} \renewcommand{\headrulewidth}{0pt} \pagestyle{fancy} \fancyhf{} \...
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Wrong vertical spacing cutwin (clean solution text wrap image)

I noticed package cutwin seems to have issues with linespacing (see above image). After searching several others also noticed this: Linespacing with cutwin, Misalignment with cutwin, http://tug.org/...
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Is it possible to customize \autocite and \autocite* to behave differently in biblatex

I was wondering if it is possible to customize \autocite and \autocite* to behave differently, say \autocite works as \supercite while \autocite* as \textcite.
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Centre cell vertically in tabularx across multiple multiline rows

Consider this example: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{multirow} \renewcommand{\tabularxcolumn}[1]{m{#1}} \begin{document} \begin{tabularx}{0.5\linewidth}{...
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Tcolorboxes side by side [on hold]

I want to put to tcolorboxes side by side in a beamer document. I am using tcbraster to split the page in two. However, the two tcolorboxes are placed one below the other and not side by side. ...
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Top align text in multicolum page in document

I'm trying to have a page with my abstract (document) where one column on the left is my abstract in English, and the one on the right is my abstract in French. I need the columns to be separate. ...
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Citation - I'm skipping whatever remains of this entry [on hold]

What is wrong with this citation please? I use BibTex and TexMaker Error is: Process started This is BibTeX, Version 0.99d (MiKTeX 2.9.6840 64-bit) The top-level auxiliary file: prace.aux A level-1 ...
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How to align the derivation of equation?

The derivation of equation is given below. Can anyone suggest on how to align the equations in such a way that all the equations get covered under same equation number? \begin{multline}\label{eqn-5.9}...
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Changing order of draw operation in PGFPlots

I've developed a pgfplots ybar chart with white horizontal grid lines over the vertical bars to help the reader judge the length of the bars. The "base" of the ybar chart (the x-axis) is set to y=1 so ...
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How to install executable latex using tlmgr?

OS: Ubuntu 18 If one decides to use install-tl to install only the most minimal scheme , then how can one install the executable latex ? Apparently doing tlmgr install latex is not enough, because ...
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Is it possible to display pagenumbers in the frametitle?

I'm making slides for Advanced Mathematics using Beamer. I want to place pagenumbers in the frametitle(right corner), is it possible to achieve this effect? Can anyone give me any advice? Thanks a lot!...
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Drawing plot of a function with a fraction power

How to draw curve of $y=(6x+2)^{\frac{1}{3}}$ in domain $-1:3$ with tikz? \begin{tikzpicture}[scale=1,line join=round, font=\footnotesize] \coordinate[label={[rotate=28,shift={(.3,-.05)}]above:{$A(1,...
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full width longtable in tufte-book, like table* environment

I am using pandoc to create a tufte-book latex. pandoc's tables are rendered using the longtable environment. Within tufte-book this only uses the \textwidth. Wrapping it in a fullwidth environment ...
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Draw a pulley system

Consider: I need to draw a pulley system as in the figure. How can I do that? \begin{tikzpicture} \fill[pattern=north east lines] (-3,0) rectangle (3,.3); \draw(-3,0)--(3,0); \draw(-2.5,...
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How to enable contextual substitutions in lstlisting?

Fira Code (available via its GitHub Release page) not only provides fancy programming ligatures (see Use Fira Code font with ligatures in code listings), but also contains contextual substitutions. ...
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Hide cleveref links in section title

I would like links to be coloured in general, but not the cleveref links in section titles. MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[colorlinks]{hyperref} \usepackage[nameinlink]{cleveref} \begin{...
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How can I create a two-page spread of a tabular environment?

I want to make a teacher's lesson planning book. (You know the story: I've never found one I liked, so I want to make my own.) To do this, I need a planning grid that spans a two-page spread, with the ...
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How can I simplify an equation in LaTeX?

I am new to LaTeX, and I am using OverLeaf. I am trying to typeset simplifying the equation u+v-w=p*r+q*s-(q-p)*(s-r)=p*s+q*r. I tried: \begin{align} \left\ u+w-v &= p\times r + q\times s - ...
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Error interacting with `visualization depends on` with `values` and `pgfplotstable`

Problem When changing the values of the markers on a scatter plot using the visualization depends on key and when the data comes from a \pgfplotstable the marker printing is broken. If I have the ...
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function multiple lines into box

I'm trying to write the Leapfrog integrator for Monte Carlo Hamiltonian, but I can not properly align each of the rows, any suggestions please. Expected Output: My code: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]...
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\newenvironment without using environ package

I want to create a new environment without using the environ package, which conflicts with other packages that I have. I can create the command like this when using environ package. \NewEnviron{...
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Young tableaux and braces

I would like to use the following drawing in my memoir: \begin{figure}[!h] \centering \begin{ytableau} ~ & \none & \none & \none & \none \\ \none[...
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Add a vertical bar to specific pages using TikZ

I use a template that creates a document with two pages. The first page has a vertical bar and the second page has a horizontal bar. I would like to extend this template in order to add an arbitrary ...
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Lualatex/Japanese document compiles fine in TeXstudio, but not MacTex

I'm having trouble compiling the following document. I have done a fresh install of MacOS 10.14 and installed the full size MacTex 2018 distribution directly from TUG. I have also upgraded all ...
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Sizing table to page

Apologies for a general question but I need some help strategizing about how to include a fairly large amount of data in an article document. Basically I have several 35x35 matrices that I need to ...
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Trouble with the “initials” package [Solved]

EDIT: Many thanks to Bernard for solving the issue. I needed to refresh the font map files. I've been trying to experiment with using LaTeX for more than just math papers, and I thought I'd try using ...
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APA citations and bibliographies

I'm new to TeX, and am struggling to format the citations and bibliography as I want them for my thesis (written in Overleaf). I have tried countless packages and different citation/bibliography ...
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Citing entire journal issue in biblatex-chicago

According to the biblatex-chicago manual the entrytype periodical should be used for citing entire journal issues, providing a string such as "special issue" in the note field (see pgs. 67, 76, 93, ...
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Keep at all times, the minus sign above aligned with minus sign below

How can I change the frg command such that I can create and maintain at all times the minus sign above aligned with minus sign below? PS: If you can show how to include a font setting for the whole ...
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Update TexLive 2018

I work with TexLive2018 However, some of my packages seem to be old: (/usr/local/texlive/2018/texmf-dist/tex/latex/tools/array.sty Package: array 2018/04/30 v2.4h Tabular extension package (FMi) ...
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Random authors' names before cover page

I don't know why but when dowloading the pdf file from overleaf, some random authors' names contained in the references section pop up right before the cover page, like the image below is pg. 1 of the ...
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Centre cell vertically in tabularx [duplicate]

Consider this example: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \begin{tabularx}{0.5\linewidth}{lX} A & \lipsum[1][1-2] \\ \end{...

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