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How to have a figure right next to an itemize environment, aligned?
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Comment your \hfill. It adds some additionnal space and your second minipage does not fit in a single line any more. Or set your minipage length to something smaller. By the way, I would suggest you ...

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How to make the switch from LaTeX to ConTeXt
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I made the switch two years ago. It is worth doing it, I really enjoy TeX+METAPOST, and others. Just read this TEX S.E. post. You will have to face several troubles at the beginning : syntax is ...

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Find the right package for missing files in TeXlive
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Since you made a live install, you should have texlive tools working on your console (however I had troubles with them on windows). To search packages upon keyword, try tlmgr search --global --all ...

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Index with æ ø and å
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![ ]1xindy is more than just a package, you have to run it. From the CTAN short description: Xindy can be used to pro­cess in­dexes for doc­u­ments marked up us­ing (LA)TEX, Nroff fam­ily and SGML-...

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ConTeXt: How to bypass the 12pt setupbodyfont limitation in setuphead
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Use textstyle. AFAIK, it is better to define also the proper bodyfontenvironment \definebodyfontenvironment [20pt] \setuphead [chapter] [textstyle={\switchtobodyfont[chorus,20pt]}] \starttext \...

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Do latex cli tools exists
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IMHO, the best way is to design your own script because you often need different packages and options. For my convenience, I designed one named edit.sh which calls for the editor if the file exists ...

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Generating multiple versions of a document using options
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You can do it quite smoothly using ConTeXt, another TeX engine. It has a mode option that you can pass as an option. When compiling with mode=thismode, everything enclosed in the proper \startmode[...

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How to make the vertices not connect to arrows?
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Here is an answer : I designed circles around your vertices and used cutbefore and cutafter primitives beginfig(1) ; pair A[],L[],R[],N[],q[]; path p[]; A[1] := (0,2cm); for i=2 upto 5: A[i] := ...

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How to even start learning MetaPost using Windows?
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Give ConTeXt a chance. You won't get a barebone METAPOST compiler, but you will get a metapost layer, named metafun, tightly integrated with TeX. Open your editor, TeXnicCenter should make it, and ...

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How to adjust the page number position in the footer area in ConTeXt?
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I think they are more straightforward ways to answer you question, but a wiki check suggested me this answer \setuppapersize [A4] \setuplayout [header=0pt, margin=0pt, footerdistance=0cm, ...

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Unexpected images order with ConTeXt startcombination
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I luckily found the issue while adding titles for each picture (something I didn't plan at first). The next externalfigures where taken as title, hence the wider line and unexpected order. If I add ...

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Beamer: how to keep an image at its location while using only to uncover text
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As @marmot suggested in his comments, \begin{frame}[t] would do it. I think you should anyway use the overprint environment. Works also when your picture is not at the top. From beameruserguide: ...

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Using \startcombination with \starttyping
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You may use paragraphs. Works also with typing. \defineparagraphs [Block] [n=2] \starttext \startBlock \starttyping This is sample line 1 This is sample line 2 This is sample line 3 \stoptyping \...

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Fill sectors of a disk (Metapost)
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Here is a small improvement that uses steps within loops. \usepackage{luamplib} \begin{document} \mplibtextextlabel{enable} \begin{mplibcode} beginfig(1); path C, xx, yy; C = fullcircle ...

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Alternative to “Lorem Ipsum”
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For Polish speakers, I highly recommend bredzenie designed by Marcin Wołiński during this year Tug@BachoTeX meeting. An abstract from the doc : Graphic designers often need some semantically ...

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(pdf-) tex maintainers and suggestions
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Those requests, as you suggest in your title, should be send to the maintainers. For example, for pdftex pdftex --help will give you a help page ending with Email bug reports to pdftex@tug.org ...

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Piece of code regarding languages and fonts
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As said in comments, those lines are connected with fontspec. Wether those setmainfont options are needed or not depends on your system and the font. You could first try to load simply the font \...

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How to move logo on title page to right side in Torino/Beamer style?
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You could copy the whole Torino theme folder under another name (for example Torun), put this Torun folder at a place where you tex distro will find it (the best would be the appropriate subfolder ...

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How to run overleaf locally
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If you don't have any latexmkrc file, open a new file in your $HOME directory, and name it .latexmkrc (if it is in your document directory, may be named either latexmkrc or .latexmkrc, as stated by ...

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Issue with compiling gfsneohellenic with tufte-book
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Your error message states, that command \textlozenge is defined in both packages tufte-book and gfsneohellenic. You are facing a package clash. Since gfsneohellenic, as far as I understand, is about ...

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ConTeXt: Retrieve caption of referenced figure
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Digging into ConTeXt wiki helped me found an answer using datasets %create a data set with figure captions \definedataset[Captions] %macro that will place figure and store its caption data \def\...

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AUCTeX - Compile a document multiple times
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When you have multiple compilations to go through, latexmk is your friend. From its CTAN description La­texmk com­pletely au­to­mates the pro­cess of gen­er­at­ing a LaTeX doc­u­ment. Given the ...

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ConTeXt: Footnotes disappear in custom makeup
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I can only give a workaround with local footnotes, not convenient if you have to repeat your makeup. It might help you to play with setupmakeup, since the footnote shows. \setuppapersize[S6][S6] \...

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LaTeX and disability
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In Emacs, AucTeX has a preview-mode that might help. But this is not the easiest editor to begin with. Anyway, you don't need a mouse to run Emacs… Texworks is shipped with MikTeX and works fine : it ...

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Where can I put a customised class file to avoid copying it in every file folder?
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You will get an answer to your question here in MikTeX's FAQ.

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Why are RET and C-j flipped on AucTeX?
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You have to configure your .emacs the proper way. This is how auctex documentation explains it You can explicitely indent single lines, usually by pressing , or marked regions by calling indent-...

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Why should I use LaTeX?
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This is certainly a bit late to add a post to this question, but there is one advantage of using plain text sources that I didn't see in previous posts: it is very easy to make a search on dozens of ...

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How to get tabulate to expand vertically to fit larger text in ConTeXt?
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I think extreme tables are a convenient way to answer your problem. They split nicely accross pages, as requested in your comment.The stretch option is described in extreme tabulars manual. It can be ...

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ConTeXt: Vertically align content inside section
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With makeup, it is fairly easy to have your title vertically centered. You will find some hints there: vertically center all slides in ConTeXt with minimal setups The trouble is I don't understand if ...

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Display book page number in ConTeXt APA style bibliography
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Following @Henri Menke suggestions, I decided to create my own style, which follows the iso690 specifications. I will submit this module within a few days. Here I'll just give the steps needed to add ...

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