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How to get rid of arrows from european voltage source in tikz?

I would like to get rid of the arrow from the voltage source and just use the label without arrow. Is it posible? Any help would be much appreciated. Thanks \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{...
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How do I change the horizontal spacing within entries of ListofFigures and Bibliography?

My thesis requires that I have double spacing throughout the document, except "within entries of the list of figures, tables, and Bibliography." The school template set the spacing this way in the ....
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Highlighting text that spans multiple lines with \pdfmarkupcomment from pdfcomment package makes multiple PDF comments

I am using the \pdfmarkupcomment command from the pdfcomment package to highlight and comment on sections of a paper. When the highlighted text spans multiple lines, the final PDF has separate ...
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How to show references for each chapter, under IEEE style?

The standard way to include references with IEEE style is the follows: \bibliographystyle{ieeetr} \bibliography{05_Bibliography/ref} However, this method only shows a "Reference" section at ...
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texmaker does not recognize the new package

(See my working and system context below) I have downloaded a package (genealogytree) and added it to the texmf folder in MikTex 2.9 in the appropriated subfolders. Have run initexmf --update-fndb ...
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Undefined control sequence. \datalist etc

I am currently writing my bachelor thesis and have to use latex for it. In the past I have never used latex in my whole life. Still things running good but I have to use latexdiff with the --flatten ...
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Make \cite{myreference} show name followed by year in bracket

I am starting my paragraph as "According to \cite{John2015}......" but I get "According to (John, 2015)....", I would like to have only the year in brackets but I can't get it right.
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Unwanted extra vertical space [duplicate]

Today I encountered this problem after the dictation of some lines with Dragon 13. The problem is eliminated if I copy and paste the same content on another page, or when I delete part of the things ...
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Click to copy code snippets to clipboard in Latex-generated PDF

The Rust documentation has a wonderful feature where you can click an icon for the source code examples and it will copy it to the clipboard. Can this functionality be emulated in a LaTeX-generated ...
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How can I detect which tikzmark version I'm using?

With \listfiles we can easily list the current version of all the packages loaded. But it doesn't tell anything about the version of the TikZlibrary tikzmark. How can I detect it? MWE: \listfiles ...
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`dot2tex` needs root access to work?

I am currently having an issue when trying to compile some LaTeX with a dot2tex environment : I get an error saying Opening dot2tex stream test-dot2tex-fig1.dotTraceback (most recent call last): ...
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Change label caption color of a single figure

Is it possible to change the caption color in a single figure without changing the color labels of other figures? I have used this code Change color of figure caption text but every figure is ...
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Spacing issues from vertical margins

I am trying to make the text in my document to align with the margins of my document. Here's a MWE \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage[top=1.0in,hmargin=1.25in,height=9.0in,letterpaper,showframe]...
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Insert note after lettergroup using imakeidx/xindy

I would like to be able to enter a note in an index after \lettergroup something like this: Of course, it would be possible to edit the .ind file to do this but I'd rather not. Ideally this would be ...
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TikZ node: How to decrease vertical space between two lines of text?

Assumed we have some simple code to display text above a brace styled node in TikZ. Minimum working example (MWE): \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} \begin{document} \begin{...
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Sorting entries by page number in a single index (out of multiple indices) made with imakeidx

I am trying to make two indices with imakeidx: an index of terms and an index of symbols. Since I am using mathematical symbols, I would like the symbols index to be sorted by page number rather than "...
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Hide entire tabular row using multiaudience

I am using the multiaudience package to create two different versions of a LaTeX document. My document contains a tabular environment with a table row which I want to make visible to one audience ...
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Citing a film or website in bibtex MLA using mla13

I am writing an MLA paper, and want to use LaTeX to write it. I have found mla13 (https://github.com/jackson13info/mla13) and it works fantastically. The only problem is I cannot find out how to ...
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Indented paragraph next to a box

I am trying to indent a whole paragraph to the right of a numbered box. However, the paragraph does not appear vertically aligned with the box. I am using the below code: \documentclass[journal,...
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Insert \searrow between cells in an table with white background

I am preparing a text in which the student can learn alternative fast way to find a solution of an integral. So, in the below, I made a MWE of illustrating the way by manipulating the codes. Sorry if ...
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Footnote which is not a footnote

I would like to write not more than two lines at the bottom of a page, in order to thank some people, without dedicating a whole acknowledgements section of my work to that. It would be nice to draw a ...
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adding explanations to equations

How can we type equations and add explanations like below? The options that I can think of are: (1) using tags which I don't know how to break them into two lines (2) using minipage, which might not ...
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Trouble with formatting a tabularx environment

I've been trying to format a table without success. I've followed several suggestions that I found in other answers but never manage to fully adapt it. This is one of the examples I tried: \...
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How to plot subfigures in a specific order (two columns)?

I'm using the following class and package: \documentclass[journal]{IEEEtran} \usepackage[caption=off]{subfig} I'd like to know how to create the subfigure in the caption order as shown in the image ...
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Ovalbox problem in corners, no smooth

I am using this command to make oval boxes: \usepackage{fancybox} \newcommand\codeBox[1]{ \setlength{\fboxsep}{1em} \setlength{\fboxrule}{0.01pt} \begin{center} \...
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Suppressing margin citations in tufte-book

I'm writing a book in tufte-book, in which bibliographic citations (\cite{}) are rendered small in the adjacent page margin and alphabetically at normal size in the bibliography. This is a lovely, ...
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Any Overlapping or Misordering in My Preamble? [duplicate]

I've used both hyperref and url to enable href and url, but heard that they're redundant. Also I realized that ordering \usepackages matters. For example, \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage[...
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Why do not two “curves” have the same coordinate?

\documentclass[border=15pt,pstricks,12pt]{standalone} \usepackage{pst-intersect} \begin{document} \begin{pspicture}[showgrid](3,2) {\psset{linestyle=dashed} \pssavepath{MyPath}{\pscurve(0,2)(0,0.5)(3,...
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Just installed texlive-full and it is outdated

I just did sudo apt install texlive-full Now I am running into some trouble getting packages to work. I encountered this error: tlmgr: Remote repository is newer than local (2017 < 2018) see ...
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About the definition of textcolor

I was curious and found the following definition for the macro textcolor defined in the package xcolor: \def\textcolor#1#{\@textcolor{#1}} \def\@textcolor#1#2#3{\protect\leavevmode{\color#1{#2}#3}} ...
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Superfluous headers and footers when using longtable in revtex4

There are two long tables in my LaTeX file: the first one should be supplied with headers and footers while the second one does not need such auxiliary lines. How to solve that the headers and ...
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Strange two empty lines between section and references

I would like to erase the two empty lines between section and references as follows. It would be very nice to solve this unusual problem. Here's my latex script. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} ...
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Call/insert variable of Array for tcolorbox

Thank Tex community & Stack Exchange. Hi friends, With supporting of Mr @marmot, i can create "variable Array" in file myarrays.tex. Link topic: Global variable Array Now i want call/insert ...
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acronyms in math mode

I write my thesis and I need a little help. I don't write a thesis in English. I'm using acronyms via glossary package as a template requires. \newacronym{EM}{EM}{Electromagnetic} work perfectly, but ...
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Why is there a large space between footnote number and footnote text?

The following two lines of code produce the following two outputs, which are screen shots of the bottom of the PDF output. Why is there a large gap when I justify the text, and how do I get rid of it ...
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Does Overleaf support \oiint?

Opening a default blank document in Overleaf, the \iint symbol resolves, but \oiint (closed double integral) does not. Here is my sample. I've tried adding a few \usepackage{} statements. Any ideas? \...
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Dynamically hide and show Plots

I would like to know if it's possible to do something like this, using axis in tikzpicture: I'm currently ploting curves this way : \documentclass{article} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \...
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Image clipping around the text

If there any latex package available for clipping the images. Here I using cutwin package, but it will produce tedious work to fix the text around the images. Here we have more images like that, we ...
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Longtable - Changing Font Color of Header Row doesnt extend to all cells

I am using longtable package as most of the tables that I use tend to go on for multiple pages. What I want is now that the header row should be filled with blue colour and white text. The remainder ...
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How to print something that in each section on the first page

I want to reference some numbers in each section on the first page of the document. But I can't find any package to do this. \documentclass{article} %\usepackage{zref} \begin{document} \...
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\rightsquigarrow with the text above and below it [duplicate]

is it possible to write a text above and below the \rightsquigarrow? I am trying \xrightsquigarrow[\text{b}]{\text{a}}, but it is not working.
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How to create braces which span multi-lines in a table?

This is my template code for the table I'd like to create: \begin{table}[] \begin{tabular}{cllll} \multirow{3}{*}{multirow} & & & & \\ & & &...
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Force subsection to start right after previous section and not on a new page in latex [on hold]

Force contents of a new subsection to start right after previous section and not on a new page in latex
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Vertical spacing in fraction unbalanced

I have some math structured like the following in a display math environment: \left( \frac{ \left( \frac{a}{b} \right)^{e} }{L} \right) Apparently, the outer fraction is centered vertically in the ...
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How do you a make onecolumn page and then the next page a twocolumn?

I have a problem making my ACM latex format, I am using the SIG proceedings. When I insert a \onecolumn it creates a page on top. What I want to do is like this. and then the next page is like this.
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Creating tikz commands, automatically drawing labelled square

So I want to create a macro that I can use to automatically generate a rectangle in TikZ. I would like to specify text (an equation) that should be placed in the middle and automatically generate ...
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Fun with Tikz Dogs

I am aware of the many fun uses of LaTex such as the ever growing Tikzlings package. Is anyone aware of any package to depict dogs? Edit1: This may be quite selfish, any idea how to draw a simple ...
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How to write equation as shown in picture using Latex?

how we write this equation in latex in given form
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Overfull \hbox in a beamer presentation, caused by \mathbb{R}^n

I'm writing a presentation. As long as I use \mathbb{R}^2, all's well. If I type \mathbb{R}^n I get an Overfull \hbox message and the PDF is not generated. What should I do?
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How to draw a rectangle shaped arrow-jigsaw with bullets below

Like this, with multicolor shades of blue Thanks!

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