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## Should \dfrac be edited in?

Note to reader: typesetting matters! There are three fraction commands. There is \dfrac which makes everything big and tall and stand out. It is meant to be used when your fraction is on its own line …

## Trapped in the code: spacing and punctuation next to dollar signs prevents ending paragraphs and environments

Here is a weird bug (or unexpected feature) in the MarkDown engines, probably tex related. ($\{a,b\}$) now you can never leave the code block. Not on a new line. Not in a new paragraph. You …

2 answers | Jul 16 at 22:47 by Jack Schmidt on meta.math.stackexchange.com

## How to add variables based on external data to a tabular{tables} summary table

Is it possible to add rows (or columns) to a summary table based on an external object with tabular() ? This works: tabular( (Sepal.Width+Petal.Width) ~ (n=1) + Format(digits=2)*(Species)*(mean + …

## Formatting Sandbox

Basically same as Formatting Sandbox in meta.SO, but since this and Statistical Analysis are the only 2 sites (I know) supporting TeX formatting, I believe we also need one here for testing it.

## Sweave: use a chunk as a latex command parameter

Is it somehow possible with Sweave to define a Latex-command and pass the results from a chunk as parameter? Basically I want to create something like in this example: \newcommand{\myCommand} [1] { …

1 answers | Jul 16 at 15:18 by Tobson on stackoverflow.com

## Which packages for many unicode-characters?

I'm trying to create a LaTeX document with as many as Unicode characters as possible. My header is as follows: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage{ucs} ...

2 answers | Jul 16 at 12:52 by Julian on stackoverflow.com

## Add some line before and after a particular line

I have many line like \includegraphics[width=12cm,height=9cm]{W_muonPtCosTheta_Corr.pdf} in my text file. And I need to find each lines containing this and add a line before and after this. So the …

2 answers | Jul 16 at 10:07 by ramkrishna on stackoverflow.com

## Comments layout break if Math expression is too long

Checkout the comment section of the accepted answer in How to find the center of an ellipse?. Notice that the second comment has a maths expression which is too long and it is not wrapped, making it …

1 answers | Jul 16 at 9:50 by AppleGrew on meta.math.stackexchange.com

## Should chat have TeX support?

OK, so chat is now available... but; it has been suggested that for Mathematics we should have TeX support. The current TeX processing has some non-trivial client impact. Before I even attempt trying …

## Django-MathJax not displaying correctly

Trying to use the Django-MathJax application to do exactly what it says on the tin: enable MathJax within a Django project. I've followed their installation directions, and have installed the ...

1 answers | Jul 16 at 8:15 by Fomite on stackoverflow.com

## Add MathJax script to pages in Office 365 Sharepoint

I'm trying to add the Mathjax library to a SharePoint library so that we can use LaTex syntax to add equations. I've seen several methods while searching on the web, but none seems to be working ...

## Lyx doesn't work (can't find cls files)

I installed Lyx in my system, but it I just can't make it work. Every time I open any file, I get a message similar to this one: The selected document class article requires external files that …

## Mathjax displays wierd formula in div first time it renders

I am using Mathjax to render fractions in a div- the first time it renders, it displays a formula (Latex) in the div briefly ,which then changes to the fraction that I want they way I want to see …

## sort&compress citations latex

everyone! I've been searching for this topic for too long, so I'm asking it here. I need to create a citation in my article by compressing numbers that goes with authors. For example: ...

1 answers | Jul 15 at 18:15 by Ksenia on stackoverflow.com

## Vim and Latex-Suite - Syntax turns off after compile?

I'm using vim latex suite on windows, and i'm not sure why but after a compile a document, it seems many times the syntax highlighting in vim is turned off. It's easily corrected with :syntax on …

1 answers | Jul 15 at 18:05 by joefromct on stackoverflow.com

## Table Overrides Text

I want to put a table in my article which is as wide as the page. I have two textcolumns. When I make the table as wide as one of the columns, it works fine. However, when I specify that it should be …

## Converting LaTeX to HTML but keeping equations as LaTeX

I'm using tex4ht for conversion of heavily maths loaded LaTeX files into HTML to be able to serve them in a web app. Can successfully convert all equations to MathML and jsMath. But as equations are …

1 answers | Jul 15 at 10:14 by trkaky on tex.stackexchange.com

## caption above figure using knitr

I would like to place the caption above the figure using knitr in texmaker. I know that this question has already been asked, and I understand that the solution suggested so far is to use: ...

1 answers | Jul 15 at 4:44 by Serena on stackoverflow.com

## Expand citations in latex with bibtex

I am writing a paper like the following one, and bibtex creates cites inside of cites: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} cite1~\cite{abc:oopsla2005} cite2~\cite{martinAl:oopsla2005} ...

1 answers | Jul 14 at 22:30 by Naive Developer on stackoverflow.com

## Latex: Table with Sideways text in one column and groups of rows in alternating colors

I am very new to latex, and am having some problems making a specific table. I essentially want two columns, where the text in the left column is rotated to be written sideways (and would represent a …

## Error Undefined control sequence. <argument> \rightarrowfill@

I got this error with latex: It seems that mchem doesn't work properly with iopart.cls . Unfortunately I didn't find the solution for this specific problem in any forum. I tried load manually ...

Jul 14 at 20:24 by user3442072 on stackoverflow.com

## stretch underbrace vertically word

use Microsoft Word to edit an equation with underbrace. The line is as follows: \underbrace(ab+cdf-edf=9dc/ereat+asdfdgg-asfeefe-eafdgahty+atataeaattrat) The problem is the symbol for underbrace is …

## Latex with IPython (IPython) error

While trying to use LaTeX with IPython, I used the following code: from IPython.display import display, Math, Latex display(Math(r'F(k) = \int_{-\infty}^{\infty} f(x) e^{2\pi i k} dx')) from How to …

2 answers | Jul 14 at 16:58 by edit on stackoverflow.com

## matplotlib won't write \approx LaTeX character in legend?

For some reason I can't get matplotlib to write down the \approx LaTeX symbol in a legend. Here's a MWE: import matplotlib.pyplot as plt plt.scatter([0.5, 0.5], [0.5, 0.5], label='\$U_{c} \approx ...

1 answers | Jul 14 at 15:19 by Gabriel on stackoverflow.com

## Pdflatex for windows

Does anyone know how to convert .tex files to .pdf in windows? I tried cygwin but it said the command "pdflatex" was not recognised Thanks Philip

3 answers | Jul 14 at 15:09 by Phil on stackoverflow.com

## “Ignoring /etc/texmf/texmf.d/*.cnf during generation of texmf.cnf” when installing tex-common

Im having a lot of problems with my Ubuntu after the update from the 12.04 LTS to 14.04 LTS. Every time I start the system, it shows a lot of dialogs saying that the system encountered problems, and …

3 answers | Jul 14 at 10:17 by Bruno Moreno on askubuntu.com

## How to disable latex in doxygen config

I want doxygen documentation generator not to generate any LaTeX files at all. HTML is enough for me. Is it possible to configure doxygen.ini to do so?

## how can I align my latex equations within Github flavored markdown?

I have put together a simple blog using the Pelican package in Python. I have hosted the site on Github. For some reason, the markdown will not seem to cooperate with aligning a sequence of ...