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Our goal is document all author-level commands. See below for the Table of Contents. This version of the manual has separate web pages for each section or subsection. It's also available in a single page version.
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A note about links.
Some characters are troublesome on the web.
One such character is backslash and so our
page for the
(the hexadecimal representation of backslash is 005c).
You may find easier to remember our alternative page names, in this case
replace space with a dash, `
replace backslash with `
bs' and a dash,
replace @ with `
at' and a dash,
and replace & with `
and' and a dash.
For instance, you can reach the page describing
filecontents: Write an external file
letterenvironment: writing letters
\newcounter: Allocating a counter
\ignorespaces & \ignorespacesafterend