Commit 236bd716 authored by Edward Longman's avatar Edward Longman
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Write improved MikTeX installation instructions

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You probably have downloaded the templates as a zip file.
This zip file should be \emph{extracted to the texmf} folder that will either need to be created in your user directory or will be near your installation directory.
For TeXLive this defaults to \verb|<userdirectory>\texlive| on Windows. It can be found by running the command \verb|kpsewhich -var-value=TEXMFHOME|. For MiKTeX see \url{https://miktex.org/kb/texmf-roots}.
For MikTeX you will need to update the file name database (FNDB).
The structure of this folder should look like this.
\begin{lstlisting}[caption={Folder Structure of the texmf folder},label={folder_struct}]
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\end{lstlisting}
On some \LaTeX{} systems, the directory look-up tables will need to be refreshed after making additions or deletions to the system files.
For TeXlive systems this is accomplished via executing \verb|texhash| as root.
MikTeX users can run \verb|initexmf -u| to accomplish the same thing.
MikTeX users can update it with \texttt{MiKTeX Console -> Tasks ->Refresh file name database} or in the console by running \verb|initexmf -u| to accomplish the same thing.
The \verb|templates/latex/uosdocs| folder contains the files to get you started.
The base file is \verb|Thesis.tex| for a thesis and \verb|Progress.tex| for a progress report.
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\end{elencopar}
\end{figure}
It is advisable to write each chapter (and possibly section) in a separate file to
It is advisable to write each chapter (and possibly section) in a separate file to
keep each file of a manageable size.
They are included into the main file with an \verb|\include{Filename}| statement.
Also keep the Appendix and Listings files separate if possible.
\section{Changes and additions}
\subsection{University Organizational information}
The template assumes that you are in the \groupname, \deptname, \facname{} at the
The template assumes that you are in the \groupname, \deptname, \facname{} at the
\univname.
This can be easily changed at the top of your \verb|Thesis.tex| file by redefinition
This can be easily changed at the top of your \verb|Thesis.tex| file by redefinition
of the variables.
These commands are:
\begin{lstlisting}
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