Re: More hyperref bogosity

2011-03-24 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Thu, Mar 24, 2011 at 3:10 PM, Steve Litt sl...@troubleshooters.comwrote: Hi all, I have an appendix listing the several processes in my book, with cross references pointing to the pages on which these processes are discussed, using a text:myprocess-discussion-start and

Re: Poll for the default icon theme in LyX 2.0

2011-03-30 Thread Jacob Bishop
I vote: Oxygen That said, I think the entire view/update toolbar could use some work, particularly with Oxygen icon set. I like the other icons on oxygen better, by enough I'll go with it. If I had my choice, I'd use oxygen for everything but that view/update toolbar. It's probably not that easy

Re: ANNOUNCE: LyX version 2.0.0 is released

2011-05-09 Thread Jacob Bishop
Just wanted to add my congratulations to those already expressed. This is a great milestone. A big thanks to all who worked on this. Jacob

Re: how to avoid continuing words in paragraph

2011-07-16 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Sat, Jul 16, 2011 at 10:59 PM, vios dt_cona...@yahoo.com wrote: Hi, I'm is on writing my master thesis. My question is, how to get justify words in paragraph? For example in one paragraph I write like this: Nowadays scenario have witnessed that the major applications of image

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Thu, Aug 11, 2011 at 2:03 AM, ehud.kap...@gmail.com ehud.kap...@gmail.com wrote: I have discovered that the new Ubuntu 11.04 GUI Unity (or perhaps its appmenu) kills the menus on Lyx 2.0 (and several other programs, such as VLC), possibly because of a qt4 incompatibility. The bug has

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Jacob Bishop
Ehud, I did a quick search, and it seems the bug has been fixed upstream: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libdbusmenu/+bug/619811 Also, in the meantime, there is a workaround documented here: https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/134649 Jacob

Re: Move from d:drive to c:drive

2011-10-15 Thread Jacob Bishop
It's really not that hard. Here's my attempt at a simple explanation: An absolute path is a complete file path, such as: C:\Users\Your Name\MyLyxFiles\Fall2011\Project1\lyxFiles\myProject.lyx A relative path, on the other hand is relative in that it depends on what path you're in. Each name

Re: Move from d:drive to c:drive

2011-10-17 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Sun, Oct 16, 2011 at 4:25 AM, Christopher Menzel cmen...@tamu.eduwrote: And don't forget about: 3) Have a geeky friend write a (really very simple) script to make all of those changes in one fell swoop. touché -Jacob

Re: LyX-Produced Book

2011-12-01 Thread Jacob Bishop
Richard, Congratulations on finishing the book. I took a look at it on Amazon, and it looks very nice. Jacob

Re: Images Directories

2012-02-21 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Tue, Feb 21, 2012 at 10:05 AM, BOB Merhebi bobmerh...@gmail.com wrote: Hello there, I guess the question I'm going to ask is somewhat naive, but I think it is important to ask. Given that you've been working on some document that includes images and that you're done working with it and

Re: Images Directories

2012-02-21 Thread Jacob Bishop
Bob, On Tue, Feb 21, 2012 at 2:22 PM, BOB Merhebi bobmerh...@gmail.com wrote: snip Indeed, that's what I do too. I have a folder -call it A- inside of which there are 3 folders (one for figures -B-, one for my report -C- another for my beamer -presentation -D-). I use the figure folder for

Lyx 1.6.7 Broken Keyboard Shortcut

2010-08-06 Thread Jacob Bishop
To insert a matrix in math-mode, I use the shortcut alt+i then h then x. Now, I realize this may not be the most efficient way to insert a matrix, but that's how I do it. I recently upgraded to LyX 1.6.7 (on windows 7), and have found that alt + i then h does not bring up the math menu. The h is

Re: Lyx 1.6.7 Broken Keyboard Shortcut

2010-08-06 Thread Jacob Bishop
I failed to mention that I also used the altinstaller. You are right about the arrow-key workaround. Annoying. Thank you for the response. Anyone else?

Re: LyX theorem environment

2010-08-06 Thread Jacob Bishop
I assume that you want to use the formatting style of theorems in the IEEETran class, but with a different document class than that. The way to do this in LyX is through Modules. If you check in DocumentSettingsModules, there are several options that define theorem environments, and guide how

Re: bibliography

2010-09-12 Thread Jacob Bishop
Cristina, I use jab-ref to manage my bibliographies for documents I create with LyX on Windows XP and Windows, and occasionally Kubuntu. I have personally never tried to configure the LyX pipe stuff or any of that. I do exactly as Richard suggests, InsertLists/TOCBibTeX Bibliography, then select

Re: bibliography

2010-09-13 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Mon, Sep 13, 2010 at 6:19 AM, Richard Heck rgh...@comcast.net wrote: On 09/13/2010 12:21 AM, Jacob Bishop wrote: Cristina, I use jab-ref to manage my bibliographies for documents I create with LyX on Windows XP and Windows, and occasionally Kubuntu. I have personally never tried

Re: Windows setup/directory structure

2010-09-16 Thread Jacob Bishop
Paul is right. You did ask, though, if there was a standard location for the directory in Windows. I believe there is, but it's different between xp and vista/w7. Mine on Windows 7 is: C:\Users\Jacob\AppData\Roaming\MiKTeX\2.8\... I'm not on my xp machine right now, but it's something like

Re: more on collaboration

2010-09-24 Thread Jacob Bishop
I would simply like to say that I think going too far down this road could lead to a lot of effort, and only a marginal return. I think we do need to make LyX better, but I don't think it needs to be too multi-purpose. You know the whole Swiss-Army knife versus a tool that does one thing, but does

Re: Spell checker

2010-09-24 Thread Jacob Bishop
Alberto, I am also using LyX 1.6.7 on Windows, and have no trouble with the spell checker. Can you provide a bit more information? What installer did you use? What os (Vista, XP, W7)? Do you know how to start a spell-check, and you get a message? What exactly? Please explain. Jacob On Fri, Sep

Re: How to show two images side by side?

2010-10-02 Thread Jacob Bishop
I usually generate one float, and put two floats (or more) inside that, with a horizontal quad space between them. That way I have one caption for the two related figures. You can of course also just put the two floats not inside another with the space, and that will work as well, just as Alan has

Re: what is a good lyx layout for notetaking?

2010-10-14 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Wed, Oct 13, 2010 at 9:35 PM, Steve Litt sl...@troubleshooters.comwrote: VimOutliner http://www.vimoutliner.net Steve, I looked at VimOutliner last night and have begun using it. I watched your video, and it has been easy to get started since I already use vim every day, and have already

Re: Lyx with Inkscape 0.48

2010-10-26 Thread Jacob Bishop
I have. This was one of the major reasons I went to 1.6.7 from older versions. It's great not to have to export figures manually in multiple formats each time you make a change, and all that headache. Without more information, it's difficult to provide much help to you. Basically, you have to

Re: Lyx with Inkscape 0.48

2010-10-26 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Tue, Oct 26, 2010 at 9:05 AM, EJ wehrle.er...@gmail.com wrote: Has anyone gotten Lyx to work with figures exported from Inkscape using the PDF+LaTeX option? Thanks in advance On Tue, Oct 26, 2010 at 1:17 PM, Jacob Bishop bishop.ja...@gmail.comwrote: I have. This was one of the major

Re: relative path for images

2010-10-28 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Thu, Oct 28, 2010 at 11:56 AM, M DR maida@gmail.com wrote: Hi again, I am having now a problem when visualizing the document. It says that the name-of-my-folder.sty (LyXDocs.sty) is not found and it cannot create the final file. I think it might have been my post that caused this

Re: Understanding Lyx

2010-11-02 Thread Jacob Bishop
As Rob noted, this is a very large question. With regard to the question: * How to bring two comps (using different distros) in tandem with Lyx I do this with my computers, some running Windows, others running Linux. There are several parts to making this work. The first is to get some sort of

Re: Windows Command Line

2010-11-04 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Wed, Nov 3, 2010 at 9:09 PM, Richard Heck rgh...@comcast.net wrote: Can someone on Windows explain the right thing to do here? Shucks, I guess I'll give it a go. Go to the command line (windowsbubbleruncmd). Type in our command. C:\Users\MyNamelyx.exe -help 'lyx.exe' is not recognized

Re: Windows Command Line

2010-11-04 Thread Jacob Bishop
and windows is meant to be easier than Linux, even the command line on Linux is easier to use, I remember the old path command had a limit of something like 128 characters is this still the case. I got curious, and found this: Windows 2000 has a 254 character limit. Windows XP has a 255

Re: Latex error

2010-11-09 Thread Jacob Bishop
Perhaps without adding a high amount of useful information, I just want to voice support for this. While writing my thesis, I had to disable the babel package since there were incompatibilities with the thesis template I was using. I feel that making this configurable on a per-document basis is

Re: Representing matrix dimensions

2010-11-22 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Mon, Nov 22, 2010 at 12:08 PM, Tim Wescott t...@wescottdesign.com wrote: In speaking about the size of a matrix, I would normally say A is a p by q matrix. In shorthand, I may say A is a p x q matrix, where the 'x' is not the letter, but a cross raised slightly above the center line. The

Re: Representing matrix dimensions

2010-11-22 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Mon, Nov 22, 2010 at 1:04 PM, Jacob Bishop bishop.ja...@gmail.comwrote: I'm not aware of the correct way to do this, but I personally use \times inside a math environment. I use that anytime I want a Cartesian product. I think the output looks the way it should using this method. So, you

Re: installation of a .def file for use in exporting polytonic greek text

2012-09-19 Thread Jacob Bishop
John, What operating system are you using? If it is ubuntu linux, installing texlive- latex-extra and/or texlive-lang-greek through apt should do it (e.g. sudo apt-get install texlive-latex-extra). If it's Windows and MiKTeX, you might have to do it by hand. If you give more detailed information

Re: APA6 class with LyX?

2012-12-10 Thread Jacob Bishop
I recently shifted from Engineering to Psychology (actually Engineering Education, but I am currently preparing a publication for an APA journal). I used LyX for my masters' thesis, and LaTeX is the only acceptable thesis format for some of the Engineering departments. When professors started

Re: APA6 class with LyX?

2012-12-11 Thread Jacob Bishop
Hi Mateo, John, Ray, Jacob (and everyone else), It seems APA6 is useful to a lot of people and in particular to you guys. How about we make a layout for it together then? I will be happy to help. As soon as I get caught up on some things, I will clean up what I am using and see if we can

Re: APA6 with LyX

2012-12-16 Thread Jacob Bishop
Thanks, Jürgen. This is exactly what I needed to know. Jacob

Re: Using units package with custom options

2012-12-17 Thread Jacob Bishop
Martin, May I ask why you are using \text ? To my knowledge, the \unit and \unitfrac commands automatically ensure that the text is typeset upright. I seem to get the correct output by using \unitfrac without using \text. Then again, it isn't exactly clear to me what output you are looking for.

Re: New APA6 Layout

2012-12-26 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Tue, Dec 18, 2012 at 11:56 AM, John Kane jrkrid...@yahoo.ca wrote: Well I've only used it on a half-page file to see how it looks but I'm certainly very pleased. It's great work Thank you.

Re: New APA6 Layout

2012-12-26 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Mon, Dec 24, 2012 at 5:11 PM, Richard Heck rgh...@lyx.org wrote: I assume you would be happy to have us add this to LyX itself? Certainly. If so, can you send a message to lyx-devel saying something like: I hereby authorize my contributions to LyX to be licensed under GPL version 2 or

Re: Biblatex with Lyx and eventually with APA6 style

2013-01-04 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Fri, Jan 4, 2013 at 10:12 AM, John Kane jrkrid...@yahoo.ca wrote: Hi Jacob, This looks great but so far I cannot even get my very simple example that ran for you and Stefano to work. and I'm left gazing woefully at your pdf file. I do like the use of ! I wonder if you or Stefano could

Re: Biblatex with Lyx and eventually with APA6 style

2013-01-07 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Mon, Jan 7, 2013 at 11:09 AM, Julio Rojas jcredbe...@gmail.com wrote: In Venezuela, just about all. It is the de facto standard for all college/university reports/thesis. Note to self: The next step is to get these users working with apa and LyX...and improve LyX support for APA along the

Re: How to find a package: was Vancouver style

2013-01-13 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Sun, Jan 13, 2013 at 1:31 PM, Steve Litt sl...@troubleshooters.comwrote: A lot of you are able to instantly find LaTeX packages to solve random problems. I can't do that and want to learn how. I know of the existence of ctan.org just like everyone else, but there's something in my mental

Re: moderncv

2013-01-16 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Mon, Jan 14, 2013 at 11:35 AM, Hansen, Glenn J. g...@ou.edu wrote: I am able to get the multiple sectioned bibliography to work with a new default lyx document. While I was not able to solve the entire issue you are having, I have no problem getting the multiple sectioned bibliography to

Re: moderncv

2013-01-16 Thread Jacob Bishop
You may disregard the last email. I did not read closely enough, and had thought you were NOT able to get the sectioned bibliography to work. Apologies. Jacob

Re: creating a quiz /multiple choice questions with Lyx

2013-01-26 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Wed, Jan 23, 2013 at 2:24 PM, Vivek vivek.sha...@va.gov wrote: I would like to create a MCQ list at the end of a presentation with ability to display correct answers/ and a score at end of the test. Is it possible to do so in lyx? or Latex is the way to go. Lyx and latex gurus help me.

Re: editing a matrix

2013-03-13 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Thu, Mar 7, 2013 at 11:26 AM, Bob Alvarez cobol...@gmail.com wrote: Section 4 of the Lyx Detailed Math manual describes how to set a Matrix characteristics when I create it. What if I change my mind? Is there any way to edit the Matrix? In particular, how do I change the horizontal

Re: feature request: ribbon menus

2013-04-03 Thread Jacob Bishop
Opinions are cheap, so I guess I'll offer mine. Patents are one thing I know next to nothing about, so that may be a game stopper to begin with, as Richard pointed out. I may be in the minority here, but in general I think the ribbon toolbar is a useful improvement for Microsoft products (at

Re: Problem_with_BibTeX/bibtopic

2013-04-08 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Sat, Mar 30, 2013 at 3:14 AM, Andrea Landella andrealande...@yahoo.itwrote: Good morning, I'm using LyX 2.0.1.5 on Windows 7 (MiKTeX 2.9.4813). Since my thesis covers a very specific topic (QM of Retinal's Photoisomerization) I have to divide my Bibliography in two sections: 1.

Re: Citations are not working.

2013-04-22 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Sun, Apr 21, 2013 at 10:43 AM, Ray Rashif schivmeis...@gmail.com wrote: On 21 April 2013 21:28, John Kane jrkrid...@yahoo.ca wrote: I seem to be rapidly losing any ability to work with LyX. In the attached example I cannot get citations to work. I originally added the citations using

Re: lyx and natbib, two questions

2013-04-24 Thread Jacob Bishop
bcsikos, 1. How can I set options for the natbib package? The stuff that goes between [], like \usepackage[options]{natbib}. As I see lyx adds only 'authoryear' or 'numbers' as options, but how can I add other options, eg. 'merge'? Although it seems strange (to me), you actually pass package

Re: APA6 vs APA. APA6 includes month in the date e.g. (1999, June)

2013-04-25 Thread Jacob Bishop
John, I'm not an expert on apa6, for sure. However, it seems to me that the behavior you are seeing is the exact behavior intended by the author of the apacite package. You can see the apacite manual for more on this http://mirror.utexas.edu/ctan/biblio/bibtex/contrib/apacite/apacite.pdf The

Re: LyX on PC and Mac

2013-05-01 Thread Jacob Bishop
Andrew, I agree with Liviu. I do not use mac, but I regularly switch between Windows and Linux. I have my LyX documents stored in Dropbox, which synchronizes them to all my computers. I then open and edit them on any computer, regardless of OS. Aside from needing to make sure that all LaTeX

Re: Regarding Interface for Lyx

2013-05-08 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Wed, May 8, 2013 at 11:37 AM, Abhishek Sharma abhios...@gmail.comwrote: I'm using the Lyx document processor and studying the interface for Lyx. And for this I have studied the tutorial given in Lyx, is there any other source I can use to enhance my knowledge for interface of Lyx. It's

Re: APA6 seems to have stopped working after upgrade to LyX 2.0.6

2013-05-12 Thread Jacob Bishop
Hi John, I have not upgraded to 2.0.6 yet, but even on 2.0.5, I have never been able to get the apa6 class working without specifying more information than what you have included here (in the second file, test.of.APA6.lyx). Adding a title and author makes this work for me with LyX 2.0.5. As far

Re: ctable does not work with article(APA)

2013-05-20 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Mon, May 20, 2013 at 11:09 AM, John Kane jrkrid...@yahoo.ca wrote: And I just realised that \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{apa6} in LaTex gives the same error as I get with LyX Correct. The reason this happens is because you are loading both ctable and threeparttable. Each of these

Re: ctable does not work with article(APA)

2013-05-20 Thread Jacob Bishop
The following link discusses the problem, and ways it might be resolved. See http://tex.stackexchange.com/questions/51131/using-ctable-package-with-apa6-class Jacob

Re: document class

2013-06-07 Thread Jacob Bishop
Sharif, If you could respond to Paul's questions, that would help us know how to help. I run LyX on Windows 7 all the time, and I would be glad to help if you can just give us some more information on what is happening. Jacob

Re: APA6 New paragraph at end of seriate environment

2013-08-06 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Tue, Aug 6, 2013 at 8:19 AM, John Kane jrkrid...@yahoo.ca wrote: A minor question. If I am using apa6 and the seriate environment how do I get a new paragraph at the end of the list? Example attached. I don't know the 'right' way to do this, but it is possible to trick it into working.

Re: The tyranny of the APA Manual (more or less on topic)

2013-08-24 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Sat, Aug 24, 2013 at 8:13 AM, John Kane jrkrid...@yahoo.ca wrote: I was poking around the Zotero site trying to see if there was a way to get a specific APA citation format [Author (date)] which is easy enough in LyX or LaTeX to work in a word processor such as AOO Writer or MS Word[1].

Re: The tyranny of the APA Manual (more or less on topic)

2013-08-24 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Sat, Aug 24, 2013 at 4:56 PM, John Kane jrkrid...@yahoo.ca wrote: It's not some kind of self-help group but a high-powered group of experts providing advice. As a rough analogy, think of having the R Core Development team plus a few major package maintainers running a blog. It speaks to

Re: A question about SAS output in lyx

2013-09-04 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Mon, Sep 2, 2013 at 10:36 PM, Zhan Joyce jiaz...@umail.iu.edu wrote: Dear all: I've a problem inserting the SAS output into my lyx file. I use ODS system in SAS and get a tex file. Then I try to use the program listing to add it into lys file but failed. What should I do with it? Thank

Re: Windows 8

2013-09-17 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Tue, Sep 17, 2013 at 1:58 PM, Christer cb...@telia.com wrote: Hello, How does LyX work with Windows 8? I use it with XP and Windows 7, so I'm not sure, though I think it probably works fine. My guess is the OS is not really the direct source of the problem you are having. I tried to make

Re: Forward/reverse search and LuaTeX

2013-09-18 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Tue, Sep 10, 2013 at 12:09 PM, Pavel Sanda sa...@lyx.org wrote: Is anyone around with 0.17 version of Okular to test? I had never used forward or reverse search previously, but, interested in the possibility, I just tested it on my system. Following the instructions, forward search seems to

Re: Forward/reverse search and LuaTeX

2013-09-20 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Wed, Sep 18, 2013 at 1:42 PM, stefano franchi stefano.fran...@gmail.comwrote: On Wed, Sep 18, 2013 at 11:31 AM, Jacob Bishop bishop.ja...@gmail.comwrote: On Tue, Sep 10, 2013 at 12:09 PM, Pavel Sanda sa...@lyx.org wrote: Is anyone around with 0.17 version of Okular to test? I had

Re: Forward/reverse search and LuaTeX

2013-09-21 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Fri, Sep 20, 2013 at 1:16 PM, John Kane jrkrid...@yahoo.ca wrote: I seem to have forward search (LyX - Ocular) working with Default Output Format set to PDF(pdflatex) and Syncronize with Output set to \synctex = 1 but nothing at all seems to happen when I try reverse search (Ocular - LyX).

Re: Two reference list

2013-09-21 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Fri, Sep 20, 2013 at 7:00 AM, Patrick Dupre pdu...@gmx.com wrote: Hello, I would like to generate 2 reference lists. Let say one take the citations upto the list. Then I have an appendix where I would like to start new citations to generate a new list at the very end of the Appendix. I

Re: APACITE

2014-01-03 Thread Jacob Bishop
If you want to use APA style, I would suggest using the template. There are several things that have to be set which the template does for you. If you want something different than what the template provides, it might be easiest to use that as a starting point rather than a vanilla article class.

Re: Lyx installation in Mint16

2014-04-01 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Wed, Mar 26, 2014 at 4:00 PM, James A.R. Koehler jim.koeh...@usask.cawrote: I have installed Lyx (several times!) on two Mint16 machines; one a 32-bit version and the other 64-bit. Mint is based on Ubuntu 13. In both cases, when installing either from a download from the Lyx site or via

Re: Lyx installation in Mint16

2014-04-01 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Tue, Apr 1, 2014 at 12:56 PM, James A.R. Koehler jim.koeh...@usask.cawrote: Thanks Jacob, You're welcome. I'm glad to help. I am also using Mint 16 Petra but with MATE. On my main machine, which is the 64-bit version of Mint16, I installed all the texlive packages (I have a

Re: Thesis template and layout files

2014-04-10 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Thu, Apr 10, 2014 at 5:14 PM, Steve Burnham dan...@gmail.com wrote: I am trying to write my thesis using LyX but I am experiencing some confusion/problems with importing my universities thesis class and create the LyX template. Hi Steve, I used LyX for my thesis, and had to customize

Re: resize equation output

2014-04-29 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Tue, Apr 22, 2014 at 1:39 PM, Neal Becker ndbeck...@gmail.com wrote: Neal Becker wrote: I have the misfortune to be commanded to produce ppt. So I took one of my equations, in lyx. I chose beamer so I get something that'll look good on a slide. I put

Re: knitr package not available or converter not installed

2014-04-29 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Sat, Apr 26, 2014 at 11:57 AM, James Saracco jsara...@birdpop.orgwrote: Dear group, I'm a new Lyx user. I'm trying to add the Rnw(knitr) module in the document - settings, but get the following message: The module knitr requires a packages that is not available in your LaTex

Re: Thesis template and layout files

2014-04-29 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Tue, Apr 15, 2014 at 3:34 PM, Steve Burnham dan...@gmail.com wrote: OK, so overall success. I was able to modify the files myself and get them to compile in LaTeX. I found the whole parent/child document thing a little confusing at first. Not the concept so much but just syntax and how

Re: PDF preview under Widows 8

2014-05-05 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Sat, May 3, 2014 at 6:14 PM, UD-Kap ehud.kap...@gmail.com wrote: I am using Windows 8.1 (NOT my fault!), and pdf previewing does not work-- I have tried Adobe reader, Sumatra and Foxit as pdfLatex readers. Can someone help? I have LyX on a Windows 8.1 laptop and pdf previewing does

Re: Importing tables to Lyx?

2014-05-14 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Tue, May 13, 2014 at 4:45 AM, Frederick FN Noronha फ्रेड्रिक नोरोन्या *فريدريك نورونيا fredericknoro...@gmail.com wrote: Is there any tool which allows imports of boxes/tables (from say doc/odt files) to Lyx? The filters for Abiword often don't work. FN I don't know if this is exactly what

Re: Removing a period from BibTeX generated references

2014-06-05 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Thu, Jun 5, 2014 at 12:51 PM, Steve Burnham dan...@gmail.com wrote: I have a BibTeX generated list of references that is doing one entry incorrectly. As sen in the attached picture there is a period being placed after the question mark. I need to remove this period I realize this does

Re: How to include child documents in Lyx

2014-06-10 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Mon, Jun 9, 2014 at 1:46 PM, umair durrani umairdurr...@outlook.com wrote: I have asked this question on tex.stackexchange but got no answer so far. I am new to LaTeX and LyX. For writing my thesis I got 2 files from university: uw_masters_thesis.sty and sample_thesis.tex. The sample file

Re: How to include child documents in Lyx

2014-06-10 Thread Jacob Bishop
*How to get your custom university thesis template to work:* This has been asked here before, and I will answer specific questions once you read the previous posts and wiki on how to do that. The wiki page on this can be found at: http://wiki.lyx.org/Examples/Thesis One recent post from the

Re: pick out all graphics from a lyx file?

2014-06-10 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Tue, Jun 10, 2014 at 11:35 AM, Neal Becker ndbeck...@gmail.com wrote: Helpful, but does not pick out a page from a multi-page pdf If you want to export a single page from a multi-page pdf then one possibility is to use a .pdf split/merge program such as pdfsam ( http://www.pdfsam.org/ ) or

Re: APA with a Table of Contents: Losing the subparagaph in the ToC

2014-06-24 Thread Jacob Bishop
Hi John, A couple of things. First, you have included the knitr and short-inset-names modules in the document, which as far as I can tell are not used for this minimal example. I removed them since I'm not yet set up to work with those. This shouldn't cause any problems, but I thought I'd mention

Fwd: Unsupported math environments

2014-06-28 Thread Jacob Bishop
Forgot to reply to lyx-users...sorry. Now including reply to list. On Fri, Jun 27, 2014 at 11:41 AM, Rudi Gaelzer rudi.gael...@ufrgs.br wrote: Dear Jacob. What I want and need is a means to implement the math ENVIRONMENTS defined by the mathtools package and that are not explicitly

Re: Unsupported math environments

2014-06-30 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Sun, Jun 29, 2014 at 1:52 AM, Georg Baum georg.b...@post.rwth-aachen.de wrote: Unfortunately it is not possible to use unsupported math environments in LyX without putting the whole formula in ERT or do some advanced macro tricks. The reason for this is that the native LyX format for math

Re: RV: Lyx Windows

2014-07-27 Thread Jacob Bishop
2014-07-22 11:06 GMT-06:00 Matias Valladares matias.vallada...@gmail.com: Estimados, Ola, espero que se encuentren bien. Recientemente compre un notebook con Windows 8, hace muchísimo tiempo que no poseo Windows en el ordenador principal, y por tema de trabajo tengo que tener trabajar con

Re: LyX on PC-BSD?

2014-09-24 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Tue, Sep 23, 2014 at 12:46 PM, Will Parsons varro@nodomain.invalid wrote: Steve Litt wrote: Hi all, I installed LyX on PC-BSD and it errors out that I don't have article.cls. I have a feeling that PC-BSD has much fewer depends than most Linuxes. Is anyone running LyX on PC-BSD, and

Re: gantt

2014-10-07 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Tue, Oct 7, 2014 at 7:08 AM, stefano franchi stefano.fran...@gmail.com wrote: In practical terms, I actually worked on the chart itself separately from LyX using a Latex editor (Kile). Once I debugged it to my satisfaction, I simply cut and paste the latex code into an ERT box in LyX

Re: Reconfiguration Problem in Windows 8.1 [was: lyx problem in win8.1]

2014-10-14 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Tue, Oct 14, 2014 at 7:49 AM, Richard Heck rgh...@lyx.org wrote: On 10/14/2014 08:06 AM, LIANG Keyao wrote: lyx always warns me about cannot find the basic module and no textclass, but all the layouts and modules are just in the resources folderI do not know why it cannot recognize

Re: 答复: Reconfiguration Problem in Windows 8.1 [was: lyx problem in win8.1]

2014-10-15 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Tue, Oct 14, 2014 at 8:44 PM, LIANG Keyao 2197...@student.anucollege.edu.au wrote: Appreciate that you would like to help me! I'm happy to try. I've tried what you said,but it still does not work. I ckeck the tex information and it seems that lyx can scan the latex classes. That's

Re: Customization manual, 5.1 Installing new LaTeX files, Kubuntu 12.04

2014-10-27 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Sun, Oct 26, 2014 at 12:42 AM, Patrick Gagnon pagag...@gmail.com wrote: Updates: Looked first in Kubuntu repositories, and installed 3 packages containing parts of the APA style: - texlive-publishers - texlive-publishers-doc (required dependency) - texlive-bibtex-extra

Re: Customization manual, 5.1 Installing new LaTeX files, Kubuntu 12.04

2014-10-27 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Mon, Oct 27, 2014 at 8:57 AM, Jacob Bishop bishop.ja...@gmail.com wrote: On Sun, Oct 26, 2014 at 12:42 AM, Patrick Gagnon pagag...@gmail.com wrote: Updates: Looked first in Kubuntu repositories, and installed 3 packages containing parts of the APA style: - texlive-publishers

Re: Bibliography: APA-style in german language

2014-11-04 Thread Jacob Bishop
. I hope that helps. Jacob Bishop

Re: Größere Integrale / big integral

2015-01-16 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Fri, Jan 16, 2015 at 3:39 AM, Martin Tamms martin.ta...@googlemail.com wrote: Hallo, gibt es eine Möglichkeit in LYX die Integrale zu vergößern, sodass sie den ganzen Bruch umfassen? Vielen Dank, Hello, is there an opportunity to write bigger intgrals in Lyx, because my fraction is

Re: Greek characters in Lyx Beamer

2015-01-21 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Wed, Jan 21, 2015 at 7:54 AM, Michael Berger id...@online.de wrote: Hi, I am working on a linguistic presentation in Beamer (theme = Singapore). Single upright Greek characters need to be inserted here and there. Many hours spent on experiments and attempts to use Greek characters ended

Re: Longtable problem

2015-03-03 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Tue, Mar 3, 2015 at 10:55 AM, Csikos Bela bcsikos...@freemail.hu wrote: Hello: I would like to make a landscape longtable in Lyx. I'd like to make a formal table with header, but I want only one separator line between the header and the following row. I attached an example table (MWE) in

Re: Größere Integrale / big integral

2015-01-23 Thread Jacob Bishop
the problem in LyX, but it will not change the .pdf output. I hope this helps. Jacob 2015-01-16 16:37 GMT+01:00 Jacob Bishop bishop.ja...@gmail.com: On Fri, Jan 16, 2015 at 3:39 AM, Martin Tamms martin.ta...@googlemail.com wrote: Hallo, gibt es eine Möglichkeit in LYX die Integrale zu

Re: More hyperref bogosity

2011-03-24 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Thu, Mar 24, 2011 at 3:10 PM, Steve Litt sl...@troubleshooters.comwrote: Hi all, I have an appendix listing the several processes in my book, with cross references pointing to the pages on which these processes are discussed, using a text:myprocess-discussion-start and

Re: Poll for the default icon theme in LyX 2.0

2011-03-30 Thread Jacob Bishop
I vote: Oxygen That said, I think the entire view/update toolbar could use some work, particularly with Oxygen icon set. I like the other icons on oxygen better, by enough I'll go with it. If I had my choice, I'd use oxygen for everything but that view/update toolbar. It's probably not that easy

Re: ANNOUNCE: LyX version 2.0.0 is released

2011-05-09 Thread Jacob Bishop
Just wanted to add my congratulations to those already expressed. This is a great milestone. A big thanks to all who worked on this. Jacob

Re: how to avoid continuing words in paragraph

2011-07-16 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Sat, Jul 16, 2011 at 10:59 PM, vios dt_cona...@yahoo.com wrote: Hi, I'm is on writing my master thesis. My question is, how to get justify words in paragraph? For example in one paragraph I write like this: Nowadays scenario have witnessed that the major applications of image

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Thu, Aug 11, 2011 at 2:03 AM, ehud.kap...@gmail.com ehud.kap...@gmail.com wrote: I have discovered that the new Ubuntu 11.04 GUI Unity (or perhaps its appmenu) kills the menus on Lyx 2.0 (and several other programs, such as VLC), possibly because of a qt4 incompatibility. The bug has

Re: UNITY (in Ubuntu) kills menus

2011-08-11 Thread Jacob Bishop
Ehud, I did a quick search, and it seems the bug has been fixed upstream: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libdbusmenu/+bug/619811 Also, in the meantime, there is a workaround documented here: https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/134649 Jacob

Re: Move from d:drive to c:drive

2011-10-15 Thread Jacob Bishop
It's really not that hard. Here's my attempt at a simple explanation: An absolute path is a complete file path, such as: C:\Users\Your Name\MyLyxFiles\Fall2011\Project1\lyxFiles\myProject.lyx A relative path, on the other hand is relative in that it depends on what path you're in. Each name

Re: Move from d:drive to c:drive

2011-10-17 Thread Jacob Bishop
On Sun, Oct 16, 2011 at 4:25 AM, Christopher Menzel cmen...@tamu.eduwrote: And don't forget about: 3) Have a geeky friend write a (really very simple) script to make all of those changes in one fell swoop. touché -Jacob

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