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Using a template to start a new project will save you a lot of time. ShareLaTeX provides a vast set of templates, and you can request new ones if you think they are important.


  • If you don't have an account enter your e-mail address and set a password, click Register and that's it, you will be redirected to the project management page where you will be guided into how to create a new project.

If you already have an account, click Login in the upper right corner, then type in your email and password and click the Login button.
Once you are logged in, you should see the ShareLaTeX Project Management page

New project from a template

To create a document from a template, in the Project Management page click New Project , a drop-down menu will display, below Templates click on the document type you are about to write.

You will be redirected to a list of templates where you can select the one that you like.

You can also go directly to sharelatex.psi.ch/templates and click on a template to create a new project.

Quick guide

  • Quick guide to create a new project from a template: In the Project Management page click New Project, below the sub-menu "Templates" click the type of document you are creating and in the "Templates" page select the one you like.