## Creating Custom Style BST file

Creating a custom bst file Open a terminal and type: latex makebst This program will ask you questions and build a custom bibliography style. It’s a lot of questions, if you’re unsure just press enter and he will select a default value. At the end it will ask you if you want to proceed to…

## Getting LaTeX

This for the information of the Participants of the Workshop to use the following to download the required LaTeX. Download the Pdf version of following content from LaTex_for_Beginners. LaTeX is a free software (under the terms of the LaTeX Project Public License). Before getting started to work typeset the document, we need  to get LaTeX distribution and LaTeX editor….

## Custom Bib

The classic way. Ref Download the custom-bib zip file and extract it (ctan link: http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/macros/ … custom-bib). My (very old) notes on this are as follows: ============ A. Beginners Make your own BibTeX .bst style file using the package called custom-bib. First time only: run the command: latex makebst.ins. All other times run latex makebst…

## Inserting Code to Latex File

While working on adding source code to Latex found that a Package{listing} is of best use. I used that in my file. The best source I found on Sharelatex. For Styleing the code I used \usepackage{color} \definecolor{codegreen}{rgb}{0,0.6,0} \definecolor{codegray}{rgb}{0.5,0.5,0.5} \definecolor{codepurple}{rgb}{0.58,0,0.82} \definecolor{backcolour}{rgb}{0.95,0.95,0.92} \lstdefinestyle{mystyle}{ backgroundcolor=\color{backcolour}, commentstyle=\color{codegreen}, keywordstyle=\color{magenta}, numberstyle=\tiny\color{codegray}, stringstyle=\color{codepurple}, basicstyle=\footnotesize, breakatwhitespace=false, breaklines=true, captionpos=b, keepspaces=true, numbers=left, numbersep=5pt, showspaces=false, showstringspaces=false,…

## Latex for Humans

Your Thesis is Research Finding + Typesetting. Preparing printable text effectively forces you to conflate two tasks that are conceptually distinct and that, to ensure that people’s time is used most effectively and that the final communication is most effective, ought also to be kept practically distinct. The composition of the text itself. By this…

## Guidelines for customizing biblatex styles

Reference (http://tex.stackexchange.com/questions/12806/guidelines-for-customizing-biblatex-styles) This is very good blog about customizing biblatex style First, while most of the following tips should also be applicable for custom CTAN styles, my focus is on the standard styles that ship with biblatex. Second, these guidelines are about easy-to-medium modifications; for the trickier stuff look at some of the other questions…

## Write pseudo code in latex

For writing algorithm in latex algorithm package is available but by using additional package are used. The code for the same is as under: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage[noend]{algpseudocode} \makeatletter \def\BState{\State\hskip-\ALG@thistlm} \makeatother \begin{document} \begin{algorithm} \caption{My algorithm}\label{euclid} \begin{algorithmic}[1] \Procedure{MyProcedure}{} \State $\textit{stringlen} \gets \text{length of }\textit{string}$ \State $i \gets \textit{patlen}$ \BState \emph{top}: \If {$i > \textit{stringlen}$} \Return false…

## Excel-to-LaTeX – Convert Excel spreadsheets to LATEX tables

t’s hard to make ta­bles in LATEX es­pe­cially if some columns are cal­cu­lated. This Ex­cel-To-LATEX con­verter ex­ports the cur­rent se­lec­tion as a LATEX file which can be in­cluded via the \in­put com­mand in an ex­ist­ing LATEX doc­u­ment. Nearly all for­mat­ting is sup­ported (bold, italic, bor­der lines, mul­ti­col­umn cells, …). Works with Ex­cel up to Ex­cel…