After downloading the zip folder of the thesis template of your choice, unzip the folder into a suitable location on your computer or portable storage device.Once unzipped, you will see the following files in the folder:

 

  1. LyX document files (files with extension .lyx). These are the files that you will edit to insert your thesis content.
  2. UKM LaTeX style file (file with extension .sty). This file is used by LaTeX to generate the output document based on UKM thesis style. Do not edit or delete this file.
  3. UKM reference style file (file with extension .bst). This file is used by LaTeX to generate the bibliography list in the output document based on UKM referencing style. Do not edit or delete this file.
  4. Bibliography database file (file with extension .bib). This file stores your reference database. You may edit this file using appropriate referencing program such as Jabref.
  5. Sample image files (files with extension .jpg) These are just sample image files used in the template document. You may well be using other similar files in your thesis.
  6. Other LaTeX files (files with extensions such as .dtx) These files are used by LaTeX to generate specific requirements. Do not edit or delete these files.