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Tip of the Week: Speed up compile time
By Ryan Looney

If your project is taking a long time to compile, or reaching compile timeout limits, here are some suggestions to speed things up.

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Tip of the Week: How to download an Overleaf template
By Graham Douglas

In this week’s tip we provide a short video showing how to download an Overleaf template for use in a local TeX/LaTeX installation.

screenshot of the Overleaf templates page

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Tip of the Week: New Year, New Font? Check out the fonts available on Overleaf
By Ryan Looney

Are you looking to refresh your document design and layout using some different fonts, or wondering just which fonts are supported on Overleaf? One way to unlock many new design possibilities is to use OpenType fonts via the fontspec package—fonts galore!

Front page of fontspec font listing
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Tip of the Week: Using Overleaf teaching tools with your learning management system
By Ryan Looney

Did you know you can use the Overleaf teaching tools with your learning management system? Once you've created your teaching assignment on Overleaf, you'll be provided with a unique URL you can share with your students.

Share menu publish as assignment highlighted
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Tip of the Week: Add inline or margin comments to your PDF
By Ryan Looney

In LaTeX, you can use the % (percent sign) to comment out a line of text in your source code. If you'd like to include comments that appear in the PDF of your project, you can use the "Todo Notes" package.

Example of the Todonotes package in action
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