Project structure & configuration

Please read the configuration page for setting up the LaTeX project structure. Highly recommended.

PDF/A configuration

Please read the PDF/A configuration page for setting up the PDF/A processing. Highly recommended.


The documents are typically edited with

The documents are compiled with

Note: when using TeX utilities directly, you need to make sure the document has been fully processed. Usually this requires multiple compilation passes, interleaved with invocations of the auxiliary tools (glossary & bibliography generation etc.). Using the LaTeX frontend tools (latexmk) instead are highly recommended.


For more general instructions, this Youtube channel offers free videos on how to use ShareLaTeX. Unfortunately, the techniques listed in the videos may slightly differ from our official recommendations.



Few examples of more advanced functionality →