Mortimer
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How can I get the figures not to be pushed to the end of the document?
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Note that this has been mentioned in a few places already. Here is a summary: If you really want them to stay in place, you could just not put them in Floats. Then you can use either the caption or ...

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What are the benefits of writing resumes in TeX/LaTeX?
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Everyone seems to be focused on looks and I see many multipage layouts for CVs in the links, but the content is often the most important, and unless you do think in pink and black with a comics font, ...

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End of paragraph with ornament
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to have a line with some symbol in the middle, just use \hrulefill WHATEVERSYMBOL \hrulefill You can use the ornaments cited by Leo. You might also want to add spaces around the ornament: \...

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Rebinding keys in AUCTeX
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A very useful function in Emacs is describe-key that will tell you what function is being called by which keys. So, it seems that in AucTEX, C-c C-f C-i calls TeX-font and then passes C-i as argument. ...

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Nice citation search in emacs for csquotes quotation (like reftex's C-c [)
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The simplest way would probably be to add to your .emacs configuration the following (for the \textquote macro): (TeX-add-symbols '("textquote" [ TeX-arg-cite ] [ "Punctuation" ] t) ) (see AUCTeX ...

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Creating tables with spanning rows/columns
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starting from your code, I got to this: Basically, I have added the package multirow and changed the cline indexes. \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage{...

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Questionnaire template?
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Do you mean in Latex? I have already printed questionaires in this simple way: use the article class, no title, nothing. use \Box to make check boxes. Here is a sample from one that I have used: \...

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In emacs AucTeX mode, why is C-c C-j not working
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In my configuration, it does insert a linebreak when needed. From Seamus comment, you can see the definition of the insert function, the important part is: (unless (bolp) (LaTeX-newline)) that ...

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pdflatex fails within Emacs.app, but works in terminal
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you can try to add in your .emacs the following command: (setq exec-path (append exec-path '("YOUR/PATH/TO/LATEXB/BIN/")) )

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Inserting/Numbering/Labelling/Referencing several times the same equation written in various form
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this is not a full solution but just some hints on how to do it. You will have to define your own counter for "sub-equations": \newcounter{subequation} Define how you want to display such counter: ...

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Table of contents problems
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\part* would remove the number for the Appendix most probably. For the Bibliography, it really depends on your style I guess, but you could try: \renewcommand{\refname}{\part*{Bibliography}}

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Using the "master file" with emacs and Sweave
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I am no expert on Sweave, but it seems to be integrated in the ESS package with an Rnw and Snw mode where you can have it run Sweave or R on the buffer code directly. So that might be what you want if ...

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Position and scaling with graphicx package
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On OSX, I can use PowerPoint, print to pdf and then crop in Preview.app and then there is no trouble with the positioning and all as the crop and margins are right. However, I have now given up on ...

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how to highlight certain environments in emacs
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I am not very sure what you mean by highlight. Do you want to change the font of the begin/end or the general face of the whole environment? Maybe using the the Hi Lock mode you could achieve ...

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Taking notes while reading a journal paper
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You could try the todo note package to have notes on your quotes. For making notes directly on the pdf, I use Skim.app, I am not sure for windows users. Linux users have an alternative in the other ...

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