The following step-wise guide describes the process of exporting the thesis template from the GitLab to ShareLaTeX. Exporting to Overleaf differs slightly, but this instruction can be applied.
Click the 'New Project' button in the ShareLaTeX project view.
Upload the zip file generated in the Step 2 as the project template.
The following files are not required when using ShareLaTeX:
- all the
❗ Please note that in order to use Minted (source code listings)
or acronyms properly, all the files in the
need to moved to the project root. This will later prevent
any possible issues with file paths in generated auxiliary files. ❗
In the Settings view, select the
thesis.tex as the new main document.
One can also choose between the XeLaTeX and pdfLaTeX rendering engines in this menu.
Click on the
thesis.tex line in the directory listing (leftmost view),
Recompile (rightmost view).
Now, the system has been set up to compile TeX documents. Next, you can continue to the second quick tutorial that will demonstrate the use of typical features required in a thesis document. There are also further instructions for using and configuring the template.