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Package files not downloading on an account without privileges

I'm on a uni campus pc which is pretty locked down without admin privileges so when my document requires a particular e.g. \usepackage{enumitem} file it never downloads it. Do I have to manually ...
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install a .sty code [duplicate]

How can I install this code of .sty? I would like to make this calendar, so I need to install it.
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Can't compile anymore after trying to install dsfont in MiKTeX 2.8 [closed]

I'm currently writing my master thesis with MiKTeX 2.8. Now I wanted to install dsfont. But since 2.8 seems not to be supported anymore, I tried to install the package manually. I downloaded the ...
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How can the following TeX file be run without errors? [closed]

I get an error : ! I can't find file `xdvipdfmx.cfg'. l.6 \input xdvipdfmx.cfg Please type another input file name and ! Emergency stop. l.6 \input xdvipdfmx.cfg I really wish to know what ...
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Cannot install pythontex [closed]

I have been trying to install pythontex on Windows 8 (64-bit) with MiKTeX installed. I have tried running "latex pythontex.ins" from the directory but it doesn't work. I have tried using the package ...
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Cannot use the hobby package with MiKTeX 2.9

I was directed to use the hobby package from a previous question of mine: Drawing a bent path as a loop in tikz However, I just don't seem to get the package to work. Here is an MWE: ...
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Directory for using colorbrewer schemes in combination with pgfplots [closed]

I am using Windows 8.1 (64 bit version), TexnicCenter version 2.02 to compile my LaTeX files via pdflatex. I am using pgfplots because of it's very nice possibilities in visualize scientific data but ...
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Because of long row, table not set in page cleanly

I create a table,but some rows are very long.Because of that table could't set on page...What is a solution for that?my code is, \begin{table}[!ht] \renewcommand{\arraystretch}{1.5} \caption[Set of ...
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How to point miktex to load a moderncv template

My question is related to this one. I have run mktexlsr from a command prompt as administrator and the operation completed successfully. But when I try to compile the CV into a .pdf the following ...
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How to install a (.sty) package on my MiKTeX?

I downloaded from "CTAN.org" a package called arabtex. I thought it's going to be a file, like arabtex.sty. But what happened actually was that it was a folder, and I don't know how to install it on ...
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Accanthis font simple usage

I am using the Latex Font catalog: http://www.tug.dk/FontCatalogue/ I can set some of the fonts, however I cannot set a lot that I want. For example, I can set "Carolmin" effectively in a document. ...
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Question mark in output instead of citation number [duplicate]

Well it seems I found a treasure consisting of helpful and answering people. So I'll use it. I plan to use citations in my document. I started with making thebibliography. I'll keep it plain simple ...
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Problems with manual installation of package

I've tried to install jcallses like jsarticle according the answer on question How can I manually install a package on MiKTeX (Windows). The results are... If to execute latex.exe on jsclasses.ins ...
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TeXlive versions, installation of packages

I'm experiencing some problems with the following issues: 1) How to know what is the TeXlive version I'm using, and how to know if it's the latest one; 2) How to update it in case it's not updated ...
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Loading a class within a class [duplicate]

I'm trying to develop a set of custom classes. They are all very similar, but each do slightly different things (a custom letter, article and report for example. Since they share things in common, I ...

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