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I NEED TO CREATE A TABLE AS SHOWN IN FIGURE I AM USING LED EDITOR

IT CONTAINS DAMAGE PARAMETERS OF A BUILDING
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Removing natural indent for itemize in LyX

I would like to know whether it is possible to make an itemize list in LyX, with no indent. By default, the itemize list has a space before the text, as in the following picture: For LaTeX, the ...
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xskakloop printing out of moves - page 35

In my previous post, bigger font in labeling and diagram going side to side, I left out the solution so this is a continuation. I want to print out only the white moves. The code on page 35 is not ...
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Remove numbering and edit intendation in Lyx

I need to print some python code in lyx. I have to print code like: b)def sq(t, x): y = x**2 return t(y) But, when I try the code, in Lyx, I can't remove the inner numbering and control ...
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Bar plot in terminal node of tikz-qtree

I want to draw a bar plot at the terminal nodes of a tree drawn with tikz-qtree. I have tried this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz-qtree} \usepackage{pgfplots} \begin{document} \begin{...
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How do I cite this apparently unpublished paper?

How do I cite the paper The fundamental distinction between brains and turing machines, by Andrew Friedman?
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How to change numbering of listings

My listings have the numbering 1.1, 1.2, 1.3 - 2.1, 2.2, ... I need them to be continuous regardless of the chapter or section, being 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, ... The commands i used on listings: \...
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How to install latest sources for tex4ht

I'm on Mac OS X and use TexLive 2019. Now I'm trying to convert a document to .odt using make4ht. The conversion is working but i'm getting some extra spaces before the footnote mark. The problem seem ...
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Catching MikTeX errors while compiling Tex inside Microsoft C#.net

I can successfully compile a TeX file inside my Microsoft C#.net program - as explained in this forum here. Question: Is there a way to catch MikTeX errors in a C# program? I'm thinking MikTeX may ...
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Definitions made with \newcommand die after one use

I'm using Overleaf. I created a simple command to combine \textbf and \texttt. \newcommand{\textbftt}[1]{\textbf{\texttt{#1}}} The definition is in the document prelude file. I use the \textbftt ...
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xskak manual page 36 - diagram below printing of moves

Last nite, I saw a german chess book with a diagram after every 5 moves. The 1st five moves were shown, then followed by a diagram. I recalled page 36 of xskak manual showing how to do it. But I am ...
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I would like to know how to add the page break to my table. I'm having a big problem with that

begin{table}[h] \centering \caption{Principais trabalhos referente à pesquisa sobre hidratos, contemplando primeiro, segundo e terceiro período de estudos - ordem cronológica de 1778 à 2005.} ...
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Reduce vertical distance between lines in algorithm2e

How do I set the default vertical spacing between lines in algorithm2e? In particular I'm looking for a way to reduce this distance. In this question the author asks how to increase the distance ...
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Italics in LaTeX

I apologize for posting such a stupid question. I made an honest effort to find an answer online but could not. Which package must you include to use the italics command \textit{}? More generally, ...
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Error Message ! LaTeX Error: File mathdesign.sty' not found

I am new to Latex and keep getting the same error message: ! LaTeX Error: File mathdesign.sty' not found. This error message appears even when the line is deactivated (?) using %. The line that the ...
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CircuiTikZ: Start ground relative to the closest component

Here is a short compilable example \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{circuitikz} \begin{document} \begin{circuitikz} \draw node[ground]{} to [short,*-] (0,0) to [C] (...
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Bold font within pgfplotstable header row

I like to have a definition within the pgfplotstable header row turning the header text to bold font face. Somethng like: every head row/.style={before row={\toprule}, after row=\midrule, \textbf{#1}}...
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How to add horizontal, then vertical shorts in circuitikz

I've noticed that in circuitikz, while the regular tikz lines of horizontal-then-vertical (-|) and vertical-then-horizontal (|-) lines work fine when joining two items with different absolute ...
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How to make lower part of tcolorbox as tall as the title

How can I make the gray part as tall as the title box (the red part)? I tried changing bottom and middle, but middle changes the space between the text and the lower box (which I don't want), and even ...
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An error compiling a piecewise function in Latex [on hold]

I'm trying to compile the following code with pdfLatex and receiving an error. Code: \[ \overline{u}(x) = \begin{cases} u(x) & x \in B_R \text{ (closed ball of radius R)} \\ \infty & x \...
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Is there a tutorial on writing messages from expl3?

I'd like to use the message facilities of expl3, but the documentation for l3msg only gives the syntax. In particular, it does not explain which commands are only legal after \begin{body}, it does not ...
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Alternative to using nested tikz in reference-able markers

based on this nice question and its answers, I have this little code: % % circled steps (with labels to reference them!) % \newcommand*\circled[2][]{\tikz[baseline=(char.base)]{ \node[...
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Number equation problem in eqnarray

I have a little problem with my equations using eqnarray and I can't solve some of them. 1) I have zeros between the equations numbers (in all equations). To solve that I saw this code below (and it ...
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How to adjust siblings spacing in TikZ graph?

I have drawn the following right expanding tree graph in beamer, but its branches overlap each other. I have tried the sibling distance option but don't get the required results. Does anyone have an ...
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Rendered Overleaf PDF won't print past page 30 [on hold]

Good morning. I have a document that I'm writing a rough draft for on Overleaf and it's going to be more than 30 pages. However, when I render the PDF to see how it will look, the PDF will stop ...
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“There's no line here to end” at \section* [on hold]

I am compiling a book with pdflatex and am running into the error "There's no line here to end" at \section*{Preface} (included by the book's LaTeX via preface.tex) Can anyone please help me fix ...
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Is there a way of generating fluid flow graphs similar to those of 3B1B?

I've just seen 3 Blue 1 Brown's video on divergence and curl and found his diagrams on fluid flow to be so beautiful, especially for an article or book. Now, I'm familiarized with TikZ and PGFPlots, ...
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Package amsaddr.sty

How to enable package "amsaddr" for miktex. There is not "amsaddr" in directory of tex. That's why tex cannot find "amsaddr.sty". Thanks! Running the file amsaddr.dtx I have this picture, but there ...
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Message about missing } in \int_case:nn

I get ! Missing } inserted. <inserted text> } l.47 Test $\Id$ , $\Id{A}$ and $\Id{A,B}$ inline. when compiling \documentclass{article} \usepackage{...
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Using apacite but not getting apa citations

im trying to get apa citations to work with my current latex project using apacite and natbib. Its not working however since this is what i currently get when i use \cite:. I am using a template ...
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best way to draw planes in 2d?

I would like to replicate the following image and I would like to know how to represent the third state into the page by using the tikz-3dplot package, maybe starting from the answer to a previous ...
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How to implement tabular-lining with Cabin font?

In my TOC, I'm getting proportionally aligned numbers (see screen-capture). How do I implement Cabin's tabular-lining figure style, knowing that I only use Cabin for my headings? https://ctan.org/...
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How do I use the output of a macro to get multiple arguments for another macro?

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Including Orcid in plain latex using authblk

Lets say I have the following document: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{authblk} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \title{Some paper} \author[1]{First Last} \author[2]{Second ...
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My references have an indent after the 7th natbib item

As to be seen in the picture there is an indent because I use natbib. If I use ordinary bib instead I do not get this, but then I am not able to use citet().
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Value of physical constants in LaTeX

I want to use the value of physical constants in my LaTeX code through some reference. As far as I checked, mandi package seems to give the value of physical constants, but I prefer the style of ...
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How can I make this table prettier?

The following code gives the following result: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{longtable,amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{longtable}{|p{0.05\textwidth}|p{0.47\textwidth}|p{0.47\textwidth}|} \...
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How to show a magnification of a part of a pdf without showing the pdf itself? [duplicate]

I am very new to latex. I have a pdf file, which I want to show a part of it magnified using spy. But I don't want to show the original file itself. For example, consider this example Spy Example, I ...
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Getting a list of active characters

There are some characters that are active in plain TeX (e.g. ~) and some packages like babel make additional characters active (e.g. "). Is there a way to get a list of all active characters from ...
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Choose what to compile without uncomment long texts [duplicate]

How can I select which section I want to compile and which section I do not want to compile? I am using XeLatex to compile the document. Sometimes the text in each section is long and I don't want to ...
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Using minted inside listing causes Problems

I am farly new to LateX, so please be kind ;-). I am using minted to show off some code I wrote. I want the code to have a caption and label so i can refer to it from the text and have it appear in ...
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Wierd page appears before titlepage, and i cannot remove it?

I am writing my paper, and suddenly this wierd page appears before my title page: I don't know where the text comes from, and i have not written anything similar in my paper. What you see on the next ...
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Access (store temporarily) the hook values of reledmac

I am using reledmac to create a custom environment typesetting poems with numbered lines and some other features. I managed to apply custom numbering and reset it to the previous state in order not to ...
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How can I remove the brackets around a reference if it is already in brackets?

I am using cleveref for cross-referencing in my thesis. For equations, it typically looks like this: As can be seen in Eq. (5), the numbers don't add up. However, sometimes I only want to ...
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Multicolumn + multirow + minitab: vertical lines

In my table, I am using a multirow + multicolumn section to create a "merged" cell. However, I am running into an issue where the column borders bleed into that merged area. I provide an example with ...
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How to typeset \end{verbatim} in verbatim environment? [duplicate]

How to typeset \end{verbatim} in verbatim environment or in any other verbatim-like environment its own \end tag?
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absence of PDF output

Started to write main.tex file for my master's thesis and could not get the pdf file. Any help please? here is the MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{graphicx} \graphicspath{{images/}} \...
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arabtex library delete sections numbers in Spring template

I'm using Springer template which is the one in the following link: https://www.springer.com/gp/computer-science/lncs/conference-proceedings-guidelines To download the template: ftp://ftp....
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Different delimiters for \parencite and \textcite

My university unfortunately has very strange citing guidelines. Thus I need to change the delimiters for citations in quotes only (e.g. parencite) to a slash. Normal citations (\textcite) and the ...
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TOC Links to Chapters of Parts lead to Chapters of previous Parts

In the TOC, when I click on the chapters of the various parts, I end up on the chapter from previous part. So, when I click on Chapter 1 of Part 2, I'm taken to Chapter 1 of Part 1, simply because it'...

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