Whenever I'm writing long LaTeX documents I always find myself jumping backwards and forwards in the code trying to remember what I named a
\label. To save me losing my place in the code I use the showlabels package which displays the name of the label next to the corresponding equation. Then I can look in the PDF where it's easier the find the equation I'm looking for and I don't need to jump around in my code. It works on nearly everything you can assign a
\label to. Marvelous!
In your preamble put:
You can provide an option to showlabels to tell it where to place the labels:
Availabe options are (taken from the documentation):
outer[default] - all notes are placed in the text's outer margin
inner- inner margin
left- left margin
right- right margin
marginal[default] - put notes in the margin
inline- put notes inline, as much as possible, and ignore any of the margin-placement options above
nolabel- do not insert a marginal note for
draft[default] - does nothing, partner of...
final- turns off all the package's functionality
Note that showlabels should be included after the packages
hyperref to work correctly with them. See the official documentation for more details.
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