# latex

1. ### LaTeX Latex: minipage for list and table side-by-side

Say, I am trying to learn how to use minipage but there is some space on top of the table that seems to be coming from nowhere...any idea what might be going on? The huge space is still there even when I remove vspace 10pt, besides, 10pt is not that much...anyway. thanks, gsal...
2. ### LaTeX Adding an excel graph into a LaTeX pdf.

How do I go about doing this? I'd like the graph to be fitted to the size of the page (A4) also, not just stuck on at the end in full size.
3. ### LaTeX Latex presentations

I have a question on math fonts to be used in presentations. It is recommended to use sans serif fonts for text in presentations. However, in equations, standard font has serifes. Now, I understand that serifes are used to distinguish e.g. variables and matrices in math. What is your...
4. ### Lyx - creating new math symbols or combining symbols

Greetings, Does anyone know of a way to define new math symbols in LyX, or define a command for putting symbols together in new ways? For instance, let's say I wanted to define a command \fivefour that I could enter while in math mode that would stack the number 5 directly on top of the...
5. ### LaTeX Parallel Lines between Two Blocks (Latex)

Hello all, I have two blocks, and I want to draw multiple parallel lines between them. This is the Latex code I have \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes,arrows,fadings, shadows} \usepackage{amsmath,bm,times} \begin{document} \pagestyle{empty}...
6. ### LaTeX LaTeX - dfrac with textstyle numerator

While typing up a LaTeX document (long story,) in an align environment, I ran into having to type up a fraction which, while it didn't force the align to go off the page, it went past the later \tag{1}, which, needless to say, is somewhat annoying. I came up with the clever idea of limiting the...
7. ### How to prevent line break in blogger?

I don't know where to put this post, I am sorry if I put it into the wrong place. I was writing a proof on wave in conductor in blogger. But I discovered that blogger automatically break lines after a latex math. Here's my post...
8. ### LaTeX Help on LaTeX

Firstly, where do I have to post if i have a question on LaTeX? and here's the question, \vdash_{A} how do I make that subscript exactly below the line - on that simbol?
9. ### LaTeX Good latex software for mac?

Hey guys, I wasn't sure where to post this so I figured here would be the most appropriate. Does anyone know of any good latex software for mac? Preferably one that allows me to save things in a .doc format. If it can also allow me to drag and drop photos (jpeg/jpg) format inside of...
10. ### LaTeX How to split a very large latex line in Texmaker?

Hi guys, so I have a very large line of latex in texmaker. When i compile it icant read the right part of it. The latex code contains \left [ and \right ] part so i cant split it with  signs. Any idea? I also noticed that i have a huge unused left margin/edge in my whole document, despite...
11. ### LaTeX Well here goes, I'm learning LaTex!

Not too bad, gets more intuitive as you go along. If that makes sense. Going through some tutorials and trying to type of some math for a paper. Some basic and very stupid questions. I am using the TeXworks editor. When I get errors on attempting to typeset, I'm given a line number...
12. ### LaTeX LaTeX editor for Mac?

I just got a MacBook and I was wondering what are some of the good latex editors out there?
13. ### MikTex already has an editor called TexWork

1. Homework Statement Dear friends I am trying to type Latex using a proffesional package. I have installed MikTex 2.9 ,but i also need a comfortable editor,which will not cause too much trouble to me when trying associate it with MikTex after installing it. So, which editor should i...
14. ### LaTeX What is wrong in this Latex code?

Hi, I have the following Latex code, which is perfectly working under the class report, but when I change the class report to beamer to make slides, I get errors. Why? \documentclass{report} %\documentclass{beamer} %\setbeamertemplate{navigation symbols}{}...
15. ### LaTeX Draw an arrow that connect each column by the corresponding entry in LaTeX

Hello, I have the following Latex code, and I need to draw an arrow that connect each column by the corresponding entry in the last (separated) row, e.g.: the column [x_0^{(1)} x_0^{(2)} ... x_0^{(M)}]^T with the entry x_0^{(R)} and so on. How can I do that? \documentclass{article}...
16. ### LaTeX How to do this in Latex?

Hi everyone, I have the following matrix: \begin{pmatrix} x_0^{(1)}&x_1^{(1)}&\cdots &x_{N-1}^{(1)}\\ x_0^{(2)}&x_1^{(2)}&\cdots &x_{N-1}^{(2)}\\ \vdots &\vdots &\ddots &\vdots\\ x_0^{(M)}&x_1^{(M)}&\cdots &x_{N-1}^{(M)} \end{pmatrix} Now I need to write beside the matrix like...
17. ### LaTeX Wasysym Electrical Symbols in Latex

Hi I was reading The Comprehensive LATEX Symbol List which is available at http://www.tex.ac.uk/tex-archive/info/symbols/comprehensive/symbols-a4.pdf [Broken] On page 70 , in Table 215, they have given wasysym Electrical and Physical Symbols. I tried to insert one symbol here on this...
18. ### LaTeX Strikethrough in latex

Is it somehow possible to do it in LATEX? I googled it but I couldn't find anything that would work for me.
19. ### LaTeX LaTex: Where to store package, sty, etc files?

Hello. I am using windows 7, MikTex, and Texmaker to create LaTeX files. I am a novice user, and am confused about where to locate specific files such as packages, .sty files, and .cl files. I use MikTex's package manager to download most, and it puts them somewhere where they are then...