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by dadrivr
Sat Jul 30, 2016 9:54 pm
Forum: Theses, Books, Title pages
Topic: Long section names extend into margins of Table of Contents Topic is solved
Replies: 4
Views: 3143

Re: Long section names extend into margins of Table of Conte Topic is solved

Nevermind, I tried placing the break in a different part of the word and it worked. Thanks!
by dadrivr
Sat Jul 30, 2016 9:37 pm
Forum: Theses, Books, Title pages
Topic: Long section names extend into margins of Table of Contents Topic is solved
Replies: 4
Views: 3143

Re: Long section names extend into margins of Table of Conte Topic is solved

I tried the solution (adding /- in the section name to help it know where to break), but it didn't work. What does it mean? No change but in the margin, or an error message? It should be \- by the way, not /-. And in a word, what shall be broken at the margin, not just somewhere. This \- stands for...
by dadrivr
Sat Jul 30, 2016 5:54 pm
Forum: Theses, Books, Title pages
Topic: Long section names extend into margins of Table of Contents Topic is solved
Replies: 4
Views: 3143

Long section names extend into margins of Table of Contents Topic is solved

I am using version 1.4 of the Doctoral Thesis template at http://www.latextemplates.com/template/masters-doctoral-thesis. My university has strict requirements for 1-inch margins, and I am running into a problem where I have long section names that are running into the margins. I would like to force...
by dadrivr
Thu Dec 05, 2013 10:53 pm
Forum: BibTeX, biblatex and biber
Topic: Specify which of multiple citations is preceded by a prefix
Replies: 0
Views: 1554

Specify which of multiple citations is preceded by a prefix

I'm trying to add a prefix to a particular citation in LaTeX using BibTex/natbib/BibLaTeX in the context of multiple citations. Here's what I want to appear: Claim made by several authors (citation01, citation02; but see citation03). Here's my attempt in LaTeX: Claim made by several authors \citep[b...
by dadrivr
Mon Sep 23, 2013 5:13 am
Forum: Graphics, Figures & Tables
Topic: Suppress page break before table
Replies: 1
Views: 4828

Suppress page break before table

I have a large, horizontal table that spans multiple pages. LaTeX puts a page break before the table, but I don't want a page break. I want the text to fill the page before the table. I've tried \nopagebreak, but it doesn't work. How can I not allow a page break before the table and fill the page pr...
by dadrivr
Sun Feb 10, 2013 9:49 pm
Forum: Text Formatting
Topic: Single-spaced itemized List in multi-columned Environment Topic is solved
Replies: 2
Views: 3936

Single-spaced itemized List in multi-columned Environment Topic is solved

I'm trying to have a single-spaced itemized list in a multi-columned environment. Unfortunately, the itemized list is always double spaced when it is included in my multi-columned environment. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{multicol} \begin{document} \begin{multicols}{2} \begin{itemize} \item[]...
by dadrivr
Sat Sep 11, 2010 3:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Create a value to be cross-referenced
Replies: 1
Views: 767

Create a value to be cross-referenced

Hi all, I am new to LaTeX, and was wondering if it's possible to create a value to be cross-referenced. For example, I would like to create a variable ("sample") that holds a number for the sample size (e.g., 70), and to be able to reference that value throughout the paper by calling the v...

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