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I am using the IEEE class and .bst style templates for .tex and .bib files. One my laptop the citations come out as question marks. At the university the \cite{} get compiled correctly. I have locally the files for the .cls and .bst files although I expect the packages between my laptop and university to be different (IEEEtran.bst / IEEEtran.cls).

\author{\IEEEauthorblockN{yoyo and yoyo}
University ...\\
Email: ???}}
Here we simulate...
The conclusion goes here.
The authors would like to thank...

How should I go about checking what dependencies are missing on my laptop because no errors are given.

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And do you process your document using pdflatex+bibtex+pdflatex+pdflatex to generate the citations? – Gonzalo Medina May 11 '12 at 18:34
Look at your .log file. – jon May 11 '12 at 18:36

You can add the command \listfiles to you document. That will print a list of all loaded files in the LOG. so you can compere the version installed on your laptop and at the university.

Fro example that code


File check

gives the following short list.

 *File List*
 article.cls    2007/10/19 v1.4h Standard LaTeX document class
  size10.clo    2007/10/19 v1.4h Standard LaTeX file (size option)
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+1. But it doesn't have to be before the documentclass declaration. – jon May 11 '12 at 18:53
@jon: Thanks I corrected it. I thought it won’t see the document class files if it’s after it … – Tobi May 11 '12 at 19:47

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