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  1. How do I use Overleaf?
  2. I’m looking for an example of XYZ in LaTeX, can you help?
  3. How do I rename a project in My Projects?
  4. Can I upload files from Dropbox, Google Drive or similar?
  5. I'm new to LaTeX - how do I use it?
  6. Can I upload a zip file?
  7. Can I create my own LaTeX templates?
  8. How do I compile my tex file?
  9. How do I insert an image into my document?
  10. I've got further questions, where can I get answers?
  11. How can I make powerpoint-like presentation in LaTeX?
  12. How do I create a folder or subfolder in my project?
  13. Can I view the preview in a different browser tab or window?
  14. Tips and Tricks for Troubleshooting LaTeX
  15. How to create a very basic hello world document using LaTeX
  16. Including titles in your LaTeX document
  17. Including an abstract in your article
  18. How to create lists (bullet points and enumerations) in LaTeX
  19. How to include tables in a LaTeX document
  20. How to include and display images and graphics
  21. How to draw diagrams using the TikZ package
  22. How to organise and reference sections in LaTeX documents
  23. How to include a bibliography using bibtex
  24. Including inline mathematics in LaTeX documents
  25. Including displayed mathematics (equations and formulae)
  26. How to include and reference equations
  27. Including text within equations in LaTeX
  28. A list of common algebraic operators in LaTeX
  29. Writing integrals in LaTeX
  30. How to create matrices in LaTeX
  31. How to write multi lined equations using the align environment
  32. How to handle mathematical expressions involving case statements
  33. How to create a basic slideshow presentation in LaTeX with Beamer
  34. Presentations Part 2: Creating a title page, sections and slide titles
  35. Getting started with LaTeX and Overleaf (formerly writeLaTeX)
  36. How to get started writing your thesis in LaTeX
  37. Can I add inline or margin comments to the pdf?
  38. I've uploaded figures but they don't appear in my document - what is wrong?
  39. How can I organise my projects with tags or folders?
  40. Can I turn off the automatic refresh of the preview?
  41. How do I save a new document I've created?
  42. How do I download the tex file I created ?
  43. How do I remove the frog picture from the default paper template?
  44. How do I update a template, example or article I've published in the Overleaf gallery?
  45. How can I add a bibliography?
  46. Can I try Overleaf without signing up?
  47. Can I create my own private templates on Overleaf?
  48. How can I learn advanced LaTeX and become a full LaTeX programmer?
  49. How to download project files
  50. How to upload files to a new project
  51. What is the full history service?