[texhax] HELP - packages

Axel E. Retif axel.retif at mac.com
Thu Aug 21 01:34:22 CEST 2008

On Aug 20, 2008, at 17:06, Lilian Teixeira wrote:

> Hi,
> I am sorry if seem so stupid, but I used Latex only once and I can  
> not remember how to get those packages, such as:
> \usepackage{a4wide}
> \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc}
> \usepackage[numbers]{natbib}
> \usepackage[portuges]{babel}
> I am totally lost.

Please remember that even the most advanced LaTeX users started as  
complete newbies.

First, you need a TeX & friends distribution, like TeXLive, MacTeX or  
MikTeX: see in http://www.tug.org/ the software section as well as  
``Gettiing started''.

See also The not so Short Introduction to LaTeX (in various languages):


If you already have a TeX et al. distro, then


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