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LaTeX Packages A-M Symbol legend: BitBucket, GitHub, Launchpad, Google Code, GitLab abc: Enrico Gregorio (egreg) abraces: Werner Grundlingh (Werner) accents: Javier Bezos accsupp: Heiko Oberdiek acro: Clemens Niederberger (clemens) acronym: Heiko Oberdiek with Tobias Oetiker adforn: cfr [LaTeX support only] adfsymbols: cfr [LaTeX support only] ...


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LaTeX Packages N-Z Symbol legend: BitBucket, GitHub, Launchpad, Google Code, GitLab namedef: Phelype Oleinik nameref: Heiko Oberdiek with Sebastian Rahtz newunicodechar: Enrico Gregorio (egreg) newverbs: Martin Scharrer nfssext-cfr: cfr noindentafter: Michiel Helvensteijn (mhelvens) nopageno: David Carlisle notes2bib: Joseph Wright nowidow: ...


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Support Scripts Symbol legend: BitBucket, GitHub, Launchpad arara: Paulo Cereda, Marco Daniel, Nicola Talbot and Brent Longborough bib2gls: Nicola Talbot checkcites: Enrico Gregorio (egreg) and Paulo Cereda check-parens: Jaap Eldering (eldering) csv2latex: Alan Munn ctanupload: Martin Scharrer dosepsbin: Heiko Oberdiek jmakepdfx: Nicola Talbot ...


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Legend: Assembla BitBucket CTAN GitHub LaTeX2e LaTeX3 SourceForge Not applicable Code corpus :: Sean Allred :: Andrew Cashner (musarithmia) :: David Carlisle :: dustin :: Paulo Cereda :: Claudio Fiandrino :: Christian Feuersänger :: Paul Gaborit :: Paul Gessler :: Patrick Gundlach :: Patrick Gundlach (for Speedata) :: David Haberthür1 :...


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Cross-referencing, including hyperref Hyperref: using abbreviated labels like Eq., but keep correct spacing after period [Hyperref: using abbreviated labels like Eq., but keep correct spacing after period](https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/497152) labels Understanding how references and labels work [Understanding how references and labels work](https://tex....


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Biblatex Styles Symbol legend: BitBucket, GitHub, Launchpad biblatex-chem: Joseph Wright biblatex-phys: Joseph Wright biblatex-ieee: Joseph Wright biblatex-musuos: Tobias Weh (Tobi) biblatex-nature: Joseph Wright biblatex-nejm: Marco Daniel biblatex-publist: Jür­gen Spitzmüller biblatex-sbl: David Purton biblatex-trad: Marco Daniel


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Fonts & Font encoding (see also Symbols) Which OpenType Math fonts are available? [Which OpenType Math fonts are available?](https://tex.stackexchange.com/q/425098) How do I find out what fonts are used in a document/picture? [How do I find out what fonts are used in a document/picture?](https://tex.stackexchange.com/q/45919) Do fontsize environments ...


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Spacing and pagination, hyphenation Space after LaTeX commands [Space after LaTeX commands](https://tex.stackexchange.com/q/31091) Double line spacing [Double line spacing](https://tex.stackexchange.com/q/819) Inconsistent line spacing (need for \par) [Inconsistent line spacing](https://tex.stackexchange.com/q/36454) Adding vertical space at the start of ...


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Generic Packages Symbol legend: BitBucket, GitHub, Launchpad apnum.tex: Petr Olšák (wipet) asapsym: Paul Gessler chemfig.tex: Christian Tellechea (unbonpetit) cnv.tex: Petr Olšák (wipet) code128, ean13 Petr Olšák (wipet) csplain (+opmac): Petr Olšák (wipet) ctustyle, custyle: Petr Olšák (wipet) dirtree: Jean-Côme Charpentier docbytex: Petr Olšák (wipet)...


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ConTeXt Modules Symbol legend: GitHub filter: Aditya Mahajan gnuplot: Mojca Miklavec letterine: Taco Hoekwater mathsets: Aditya Mahajan simpleslides: Thomas Schmitz and Aditya Mahajan vim: Aditya Mahajan visualcounter: Aditya Mahajan


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Documentation & Definition of commands (La)TeX core Difference between optional and delimited arguments Are all commands with an optional argument fragile? [Are all commands with an optional argument fragile?](https://tex.stackexchange.com/q/497356) What is the difference between Fragile and Robust commands? [What is the difference between Fragile ...


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Stefan Kottwitz LaTeX Beginner's Guide


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Naming How to change the name of document elements like “Figure”, “Contents”, “Bibliography” etc.? [How to change the name of document elements like “Figure”, “Contents”, “Bibliography” etc.?](https://tex.stackexchange.com/q/82993) Spaces in files names in \input or \includegraphics [Spaces in files names in \input or \includegraphics](https://tex....


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Frank Mittelbach LaTeX Graphics Companion The LaTeX Companion Der Latex Begleiter (in German)


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Marc van Dongen LaTeX and Friends


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Herbert Voss PSTricks: Graphics and PostScript for TeX and LaTeX (in English) Typesetting Mathematics with LaTeX (in English) LaTeX Quick Reference (in English) Typesetting tables with LaTeX (in English) Tabellen mit LaTeX (in German) PSTricks (in German) Bibliografien mit LaTeX (in German) Einführung in LaTeX (in German)


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TikZ Difference between "right of=" and "right=of" in PGF/TikZ [Difference between "right of=" and "right=of" in PGF/TikZ](https://tex.stackexchange.com/q/9386) Should \tikzset or \tikzstyle be used to define TikZ styles? [Should `\tikzset` or `\tikzstyle` be used to define TikZ styles?](https://tex.stackexchange.com/...


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Fixed biber fixed version 2.8 Biber gets perl warning latexdiff fixed version 1.2.0 Issue #61 latexindent fixed version 2.2 latexindent: it does the work, but emits these messages makeglossaries fixed in version 2.17 (distributed with glossaries version 4.20 2015-11-30, makeglossaries version number is now synchronized with glossaries.sty as from v4.33). ...


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Capitalization (of TeX, LaTeX and Friends) and Markup Prompting the user to change "latex" to LaTeX "Official" capitalizations of words from the TeX world What is the policy on adding keyboard markup?


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Removing greetings, "Thanks" and signature Removing "thanks" from questions Why is "thanks" inappropriate at the end of a question? Etiquette: Should I edit questions with "Thanks" or wait for Moderator? What to do about a post when the OP insists on putting a thanks at the end?


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Table formatting My table doesn't fit; what are my options? [My table doesn't fit; what are my options?](https://tex.stackexchange.com/q/332902) Error with square bracket in table [Error with square bracket in table](https://tex.stackexchange.com/q/34466) extrarowheight vs arraystretch [extrarowheight vs arraystretch](https://tex.stackexchange.com/q/...


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Answers in the comments Adding the "accepted" mark to a question or to a comment What if a comment answers a question? Why do people answer in comments?


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Indexing and Glossaries Generating External Files (Running makeindex/xindy): Index not created in pdf output, even though idx file is present [Index not created in pdf output, even though idx file is present](https://tex.stackexchange.com/q/36530) List of Acronyms is not displayed [List of Acronyms is not displayed](https://tex.stackexchange.com/q/110095) ...


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A lot of non-answers I see are really comments by users who don't have enough rep to comment, so the text about follow-up questions is not really appropriate. The question is what should be the correct advice? They don't really have an alternative, but it would really be an abuse of the system (and the mods) to make "some mod will move your answer to a ...


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It might be useful to have a short comment explaining why users should not ignore error messages, I propose as first draft the following text -- please feel free to edit Please never ever ignore error messages! Even if you get something that on first glance resembles a pdf file, there can still be issues with it. After an error, TeX only tries to recover ...


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I suggest yet another addition that tries to encourage accepting an answer in case of "Thank you/problem solved"-comments to the answer. The above building blocks only deal with "Thank you"-answers Good to hear that the answer helped you. If you are satisfied with the solution, please consider accepting it (by clicking on the checkmark ✓, see [How do you ...


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Another common situation is that a question is actually answered by a comment while no other answer is given. So such questions are shown as unanswered (and distract people trying to answer actually unanswered questions). A polite question to turn such comments into answers (e.g., "@[name] Thank you for your great comment! It seems this actually answers the ...


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Nicola Talbot LaTeX for Complete Novices Using LaTeX to Write a PhD Thesis LaTeX for Administrative Work


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The user discovering the calc library may be interested in advanced usage of it (pros and cons). See Andrew's answer (and his warnings): Combining |- and !.5! in TikZ Section of the manual: Coordinate calculations.


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