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### Problem with Multicolumns in a Table

I have been trying to format a table with multirow but something seems to be going wrong and I can't quite pinpoint what is it. Any help is much appreciated! \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{...
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### What is the best way to include matplotlib plots?

I work on both Windows and Linux. I already include SVG graphics that I create in Inkscape with \usepackage{svg}. For maintainablitly reasons I would welcome to re-use that for matplotlib plots, but I ...
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When I run a latex file (TeXworks) and try to use this package (\usepackage{makeidx}) I get the following error ! LaTeX Error: File multicol.sty' not found. How can I resolve this? Thanks
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### Braids with (co)evaluation maps

I want to use the Braids package and add to some of its drawings the evaluation or coevaluation maps (I work in a rigid category) Here is my MWE so far \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage{...
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### What is the trick of Pandoc for includegraphics from url?

I am reading the latex file, it is the output of pandoc from markdown file. \$ pandoc --self-contained test2.md -o test2.late And the markdown file has: ![El pinguino de linux](pinguino.svg) Lorem ...
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### How remove the white spaces at start a paragraph [duplicate]

I have this latex and I want to remove the white spaces at start a paragraph (in all (red and blue circles marks) or in the paragraph is not next of chapter (blue circle mark) ). \documentclass{report}...
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### How to add dirs with spaces to PATH in TeXstudio

In order to use the minted package from within TeXstudio 3.0.1, I am trying to add the directory where my python.exe and my pygmentize.exe are to my PATH from within TeXstudio. If I do this using the ...
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### TexLive: extra fonts for XeTeX and LuaTeX installed locally

I have a problem with XeTeX and extra fonts installed with TexLive 2020, which are required for XeTex and LuaTeX. I work on Ubuntu 2020. The file name I am referring to is texlive-fontconfig.conf. ...
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### epstopdf writes faulty pdfs if a large number of files are converted with a batch file

If I want to convert a lot of eps files into pdf from a batch file (approx. 3200) then it happens again and again that some pdfs are invalid. If I convert them individually, a valid pdf will come out. ...
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### How to change the font size of IEEEtran references

I am writing a paper using the IEEEtran document class and bibliography style. However, I am using 12pt font size. The line: \documentclass[journal,12pt,a4paper]{IEEEtran} has worked just fine for the ...
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### problem by using display math mode

I'm trying to write an equation using display math mode but I'm facing some problems : the equations aren't centered the equations coming in one line even when I separate them using (double)\\ \...
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### LaTeX as alternative to Scribus for large text books [closed]

I want to publish multiple large text books, each one about 480 pages long, this is print on demand (POD) on IngramSpark. The content is basically text and a few black and white images. Another ...
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### Kile/ TexStudio and \typein{}

I have a large text with some \typein{TODO..} TeX primitives to remind me that something needs to be done when I latex the document. In Linux terminal (running with pdflatex under TeX Live) this works ...
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### Putting Cross-references in the PDF Outline [duplicate]

Sometimes when writing maths documents, I want to have the name of a theorem in a section heading. This works fine in the text of the document, but it runs into trouble in the PDF outline. ...
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### Highlight n-th \gantttitlelist element in bold

I'm trying to make a pgfgantt chart and highlight the \gantttitlelist elements in regular intervals by making them bold. To illustrate, here is an example of what I tried: \documentclass{article} \...
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### Align font size for tables with different number of columns

I am fairly new to LaTeX and I have a quite basic question. I create tables like this: \begin{table}[H] \resizebox{\textwidth}{!}{% \begin{tabular}{@{\extracolsep{5pt}}lD{.}{.}{-2} D{.}{.}{...
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### Set Partitions and tikz [closed]

Please, how can I draw the colored rectangles which cover the nodes like the picture below,
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### Different Format for Nomenclature or List of Abbreviations

For several types of scientific papers, it might be handy to have a separate page devoted on the nomenclature. With using this setup, the nomencl-package can be used. For one type of paper, however, I ...
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### Undefined control sequence. \tableofcontents

I stitched several examples together and got a more or less working sample. My final problem is the message Undefined control sequence. \tableofcontents which appears when I try to compile the ...
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### Retrieve frametitle-fg-color in beamer

Could you please help me on how to "retrieve" the color a beamer document currently uses for coloring headline fonts? I would like to use it to color ordinary text, as in \textcolor{\...
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### BibLatex IEEE correctly format “Accessed: <Date>” issue

I have some issues in correctly formatting the following reference using BibLatex & Biber: M. Prensky, “Do They Really Think Differently?”On the Horizon, vol. 9, pp. 1–9,2001. Accessed: xx-xx-...
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### Why latexmk doesn't include index in pdf?

Working command If I use the following command latexmk -pdf -pdflatex="pdflatex -interaction=nonstopmode -shell-escape" filename.tex to compile my .tex file everything works well. (...
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### How can I ensure that two adjacent figures and captions are horizontally aligned?

The images do not share a horizontal bottom line, and neither do the captions when using: \centering \begin{minipage}{.48\textwidth} \centering \includegraphics[width=\linewidth]{Figures/im1} \...
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### How to prevent latex from removing the margin from a PDF image

I have a chart in PDF format, which had been cropped to have no margin using pdfcrop Months later, I realized that I need to add X- and Y- axis labels. Because I don't have the original script to ...
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### How to write the title of my presentation in a block in Beamer using Boadilla Theme

How do I put the title of my presentation in a block, in Boadilla Theme? The first few lines of my presentation looks like: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Boadilla} \title{Equivalent forms of LUB ...
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### Using Forest Package

I am trying to get a hierarchy diagram like this using the Forest package But, could not managed to get so. I used this code \documentclass[border=20pt,tikz]{standalone} \usepackage[edges]{forest} \...
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I want to draw energy cascade graph same as below: I just assumed that the first part is a constant function equals 4 and the second and the third parts are linear functions with different slopes. I ...
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### Fill area under curve in the right order

Good evening. I am building a plot for a data which was recorded over a year. For this frequency analysis I want to add thresholds to show at which time these have been passed. The area under these ...
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### Three Tables in Landscape model at equal distance from each other and the margins

I have the following code: \afterpage{% \clearpage% Flush earlier floats (otherwise order might not be correct) \thispagestyle{empty}% empty page style (?) \begin{landscape}% Landscape page \begin{...
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### Use eso-pic to set pictures on most pages

I understand that the eso-pic package can be used to add pictures to every page, or to a single page. But what about adding pictures to most pages? Ideal behaviour: eso-pic adds pictures to every page,...
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### How do I add text before the actual list of figures?

Currently I have: \addcontentsline{toc}{chapter}{Abbildungsverzeichnis} \listoffigures \noindent Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consetetur sadipscing elitr, sed diam nonumy eirmod tempor invidunt ut ...
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### Indent needed after \section \paragraph, the text to start in next line indented and reduction of vertical space

\documentclass[a4paper, 12pt]{report} \usepackage{anyfontsize, times, siunitx, ragged2e, setspace, titlesec} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{lscape, tabularx, booktabs} \usepackage{rotating} \...
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### \selectlanguage pushes section to new page

The following code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{kantlipsum} \usepackage[ngerman,english]{babel} \begin{document} \section{Foo} \kant[1] \begin{itemize} \item \item \item \item \item \end{...
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### how can I achieve the following table

I want to create a table of the following form. Kindly help
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### Clipping in Scopes Works Different on Backgrounds

Currently, I would like to include background images in circles. For the sake of simplicity, I use colors in the MWE. When I use clipping in scopes on backgrounds they work in a different way than I ...
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### Dealing with variable-height fonts

I'm having problems using LaTeX to deal with a certain font that I'd like to use for an art project. I'm writing a basic document, but when I use this font to write normal text, the baseline ends up ...
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### Is it possible to use widetext environment in latex article document when using Texlive

Am writing an article with two columns. I want to include a long equation to appear as shown in the picture attached. Am using windows(Texlive) and it is giving the !Latex error: "widetext.sty &...
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### Package for parsing author data

Is there a general solution for parsing document author data (name, address, email etc)? I am imagining something like \documentclass{whatever} \addauthor[email = ..., address = ..., other = ..., ...
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### How can I fill an arbitrarily sized matrix with asterisks?

I'm writing a latex document and am using lots of examples of matrices where every entry is \ast. I'd like to write a macro that automatically makes such a matrix for me. So, this would look something ...
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### ACMart Hide identifying figure for double-blind review

I am writing an ACM SIG paper using the acmart class. For double-blind review we are required to remove any identifying information in our initial submission. This can be done automatically for ...
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### array.sty is missing in MikTex Console package database

I compiled a LaTex document using Texmaker and got the following error message ! LaTeX Error: File array.sty' not found. Normally, this error will be resolved after installing the package in the ...
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### **\noteworthy** code snippet conflict with **lettrine** package

Charles Clayton introduced a snippet of code in 2017 for the \noteworthy command (with a followup comment on Sep 23 '20,) at: Table of equations like list of figures to facilitate a separate listing ...
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### Tabular disjoint line

I am using the tabular function to create my table but the line that comes out seems to be disconnected. How do I fix this without changing the function ? I still need to use tabular. \begin{table} \...
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### \DeclareUnicodeCharacter: Timed Out

I would like to add a letter from an alphabet in another language. I'm using the package: \usepackage{wasysym}. In which I've defined my letter as follows: \DeclareUnicodeCharacter{1293}{ና}. However, ...
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### How to add these arrows on this Matrix

Consider the following matrix : I have no problem in constructing the matrix and I have no problem in circling the first and the fifth row, but I have no idea how to insert these arrows outside this ...
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### How to format chapter title in my PhD thesis?

I am writing my PhD thesis using latex. At the moment, my chapter title looks like the following, But, I want the title to look like this, Can you please help me with this? I have no clue how to fix ...
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### How to make xshift and yshift compatible with redefined units in TikZ when using nested scopes

I am writing some code with nested scopes that have various transformations applied within them. In particular, I have nested scopes of the form \begin{scope}[x={(a,b)},y={(c,d)}] redefining the units ...
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### Render a Latex document without figures and tables [duplicate]

I am writing my master thesis in Latex and was wondering whether it would be possible to render the document without any figures or tables. The goal is to get a feel for how many text pages I have as ...