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Beamer frametitle continuation contingent on framebreak

I have the following MWE. The result will title the first frame as "Frame 1", the second as "Frame 1 (II)" and the third as "Frame 2". What I need is that the frametitle continuation also occurs on ...
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How to retrieve the height of the box in a beamercolorbox environment?

I am working at a new beamer theme and I am wondering if it is possible to retrieve the height of the last shipped out beamercolorbox. To set up a reasonable minimal (although horribly looking) ...
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subsection command not working in elsevier LaTeX template

I am working on Elsevier template with a single column format, I am facing an issue with subsections command not working as they are displayed like a normal section with wrong numbering, for example \...
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Independent customization of satellites in \smartdiagram[constellation diagram]

Is it possible to assign independent properties further than colour (through set color list), e.g., shape, border, opacity...to each satellite around the central planet in an independent fashion? \...
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! Undefined control sequence. \u8:´ ->\IeC {\textasciiacute }

I just get this error between my abstract and introduction. ! Undefined control sequence. \u8:´ ->\IeC {\textasciiacute } l.96 \keywords {asteroid -- ...
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Logic behind Standalone Precompiled graphics

I want to compile my expensive graphics to a PDF such that I can integrate the files in my main document. I am using pgfplots and groupplots for that purpose. So let's say I have two graphics looking ...
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The end of listoffigures in laTex [on hold]

On top of the abstract there is "ELENCO DELLE FIGURE", but i want that finished on previous page. \newpage %\thispagestyle{plain} \markboth{Indice}{Indice} \tableofcontents \listoffigures %%\...
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How can i design such type of picture in in TikZ? [on hold]

How to get the design shown below in tikz wihtout star. Any suggestion will be helpful.
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How can I structure subtitles and text in two columns

I'm writing a Techinician User Manual, and I need to know how can I structure text like this figure: Thanks for your help.
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Aligning entries of a table at dots if entry is a number, otherwise centered

I have the following table, where the entries are either numbers or a dash, possibly followed by one or more asterixes: \documentclass[notitlepage]{article} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{...
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compile one time for all file pdf/tex and combine to one file

i use TexMaker 5.0.3 i have 6 file tex (file 1,2...6), and i must compile 6 times of 6 file .tex to create 6 file pdf. Then in main.tex, i combine 6 file pdf to only one pdf. Total: 7 times to create ...
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Is TikZ picture or LaTeX document the right tool to create an “information card” with multiple features?

I'm designing a "welcome" card with a couple of bullet points of text, a picture, some symbols and frame decorations. It's to be printed on a A5-size paper. I want pretty good control over ...
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Hieroglyph package installation for LaTeX

I want to use the hieroglyph package, (cf. https://ctan.org/pkg/hieroglyph). It seems that the documentation is quite outdated and also I never manually installed a package. So far all packages I ...
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Vertical Lines in Algorithms not appearing

I am using \documentclass[5p]{elsarticle} and packages \usepackage{algorithmic} \usepackage[ruled, vlined, longend, linesnumbered]{algorithm2e} There is no error but did not get the vertical lines in ...
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Spacing around divide (|) symbol [duplicate]

LaTex by default sets fairly small spaces around "divide" symbol (|). Is there a way to force larger skip (e. g. force LaTex to treat | as binary operator or = symbol)? MWE would be fairly simple: \...
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Inset plot in pgfplots with zero opacity - mixed grids

I am trying to draw an inset within the region of a pgf plot by creating a second pair of axes, as can seen in the following code. \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz, pgfplots} \begin{...
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Define a new math function

I want to use an angle (say a) in tikzpicture, which is calculated from other parameters: \def\d{1} \def\D{2} \def\H{5} a=90+0.5*asin(2(\D-\d)/\H) This angle a I then use in a tikzpicture ...
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Problems with referencing in Emacs/RefTeX

I have problems referencing a table (see Example below) using GNU Emacs 26.1 (build 1, x86_64-w64-mingw32) on Windows Pro X64 and AUCTeX with RefTeX. If I set a label, and reference it, the reference ...
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is there a package for schematic representation of Arduino?

i need to represent a circuit containing Arduino, i'm new to circuitikz and to latex, so i'm not able to code a complex circuit component.
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How do I use \includegraphics with booktabs?

I'm making a reference document for my students regarding the 14 Bravais lattices. I've gotten this table to work but it is messy. Does anyone have suggestions on how to clean it up? (I've added ...
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Draw a palette box in LaTeX

Is there a way to build a structure like the following in Latex? They're probably just boxes, but I have very little experience with Latex and I'm not sure how to get this result.
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Not displaying some text in article version but reserving space for fill-in

When creating a beamer presentation for a course, it is often desirable to not display the whole text immediately, e.g. to let the audience think about some step of a proof. One thus uses \uncover or \...
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luatodonotes package: note appears in Todo list, but not shown in the text

Using LuaLaTeX and the luatodonotes package, I can't see any of the notes I added by \todo{}. Nevertheless they are shown in the Todo list. Other features of the package, like the \missingfigure{}, ...
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Bibtex from Mendeley doesn't cite author and year

I am using Mendeley as a citation manager and I have produced a .bib from my bibliography. I am using this as my \bibiography \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report} \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage[...
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A specific format for nice tables

With this code: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{mathtools,amssymb} \usepackage{booktabs, isotope} \begin{document} \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{lcc} \toprule \textbf{Osservabile} &...
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Why can TexStudio crash when adding a word to the dictionary?

TexStudio crashed when I added a word to the dictionary. I cannot reproduce this error, and I couldn't find another question concerning this topic but why did TexStudio crash?
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Redefining standard font size commands when using LuaLaTeX and fontspec

How can I redefine the standard font size commands (\small, \normalsize, \large, etc.) when using LuaLaTeX and fontspec? From what I read after searching online, I did the following: \documentclass{...
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How can I change the main font of my Tufte-book style

I try to change my main font style in a Tufte book document class. Documentation say that it's possible by using the nofonts class option but nothing works. I tried the \setmainfont function, and ...
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Biblatex/Biber \AtNextBibliography and \fontsize{}{}

I am tying to customly set the font size of my bibliography with biber. I found a solution here that works for the standard defined fontsizes \small, \large etc. When I use \fontsize{size}{skip} ...
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How to cope with hbox overfull caused by hyphenation problems?

I'm writing my thesis using a custom font instead of the default CMU Sans-serif. I happen to find that, with this font, my lines tend to be more likely to suffer hyphenation problems (or maybe it's ...
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What is a good way to declare math operators?

it's not really clear to me how to declare unary and binary math operators in a "good" way. At the very least, I'd like spacing to be correct. But I'd also like the defined macro to be used "as is" in ...
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How to customize summary with beamer?

My question: How to customize the summary/table of contents in order to have section sided on the right and subsection on the left ? The expected result is close to the below image Moreover, I would ...
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How to create a Gant-Chart in LaTeX-Beamer

I am trying to create a Gant-Chart in Beamer. I found the following example: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{pgfgantt} \title{Sample title} \author{Anonymous} \...
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What combination of engine, format and packages can provide for arbitrary single page layout of precise regions of different attributes?

What combination of TeX engine, format and packages can provide for arbitrary single page layout of precise regions of different attributes? Is this reasonably achievable? Secondarily, if more than ...
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Is there a bug with the `switch ocg with mark on` key of the ocgx and ocgx2 packages?

Indeed, with this key, visibility does not work properly. I quote the manual: /tikz/switch ocg with mark on={<ocg reference»}{<OCGs list> } These styles transform the current path or ...
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What notation is this from probability? [duplicate]

I usually see this one when it comes to probability. What notation is this and how can I do it on latex?
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Not taking Appendix (plus related images and figures) in ToC

I am writing my thesis and I would like to make a separate document for my Appendices. Currently I have one document, where I work on the entire document. Once everything is finished I will copy the ...
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\resheading command

\resheading command is generating text boxes with different alignments (different horizontal margins) for different pages. How can I generate two text boxes on the same margin on two consecutive pages ...
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Polynom How to write Long Division with z^-1

I'm having trouble using \polynom for variables with negative exponents. When I run \polylongdiv[style=A]{1+2z^{-2}+z^{-4}}{z^{-1} - z^{-3}} I get something not at all correct. Is there a more ...
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width of colorbox

I was wondering if there's a way to set the length of a colorbox. For example: As you can see, the right edge of the box is a bit too much (and the left edge too), and I just want the edges to ...
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\section in \put

I want to move title of section into left margin of page. Meanwhile, the first line of paragraph aligns with the title(not below title as usual), as shown on the following picture. I trid by putting \...
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Package pgf Warning: pgfsys-xetex.def does not support animations

I want to create an animation using animations pgftikzlibrary, so I am trying to compile the examples on the pgfmanual, but I get this warning Package pgf Warning: Your graphic driver pgfsys-xetex....
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Maths Answer Book

Hi I trying to make an answer booklet for a mathematics exam which should look something similar as shown in the picture. I need space for writing answers as well as mark allocation for the question ...
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glossaries: \printindex with children and non-bold entries

Let's consider a (slightly modified) example from Differences between "xindy" and "makeindex": \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage[danish]{babel} \usepackage[...
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Making a new command for tabular environments with flexible table sizes

I'm trying to create essentially a "new command" or "new environment" with a tabular environment. Is there any possibility to make a simple command that allows me to enter the size of the table and ...
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No .bbl file generated using TexWorks

I'm using TexWorks to write a journal paper with citations. I have the .tex and .bib files and some figure files and use XeLaTeX+MakeIndex+BibTeX to produce the .pdf document. Everything works. The ...
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Emulate sups feature for an Opentype font with XeTeX?

I'm trying to access superscript Cyrillic letter in Ladoga Pro Opentype font. I do not get them with \addfontfeature{VerticalPosition=Superior}. As far as I can see, they are not included in sups ...
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Forcing fonts to be embedded in LuaLaTeX

I have compiled a huge document with LuaLaTeX - I've tried stripping it down to a MWE but cannot get the behaviour to repeat. The issue is that the document contains un-embedded fonts, and to submit ...
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genealogytree pgfkeys Error

I am running a simple genealogy tree example, but get an error message concerning pgfkeys package, when I put the option: [template=signpost]. It does not allow centering: ! Package pgfkeys Error: I ...

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