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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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Not able to install packages

When I run my code the pop up for installations comes but then it is showing error that the tikz.sty not found. I think the installation does not work. \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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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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Underlined doi with rsc package

I would like to have my DOIs underlined using the RSC package, if possible just the DOI, e.g. tweaking the DOI function rather than the hyperlink. The solution suggested here "underline the doi entry ...
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Latex doesn't recognize cntformats.sty

I downloaded manually cntformats.sty and put it in the directory exsheets. But Latex still doesn't recognize it and asks if I want to download it. I tried several times to download it by changing the ...
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TEX create a .sty file [duplicate]

I'm at my office and i have to install TEX package manually. I have download the package subfig on CTAN, but their is no .sty file in the folder. I convert in the past a file in sty passing by the ...
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How do I use the beamer theme 'themem' on Windows with MikTex?

My setup: Windows 7; MikTex 2.9; run from emacs; I do not have administrative rights on my machine (work) and so my packages are installed from a separate flash drive, in line with the advice here ...
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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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Standalone package installation [duplicate]

I want to include a table in a tex file and I get this error: ! LaTeX Error: File `standalone.sty' not found. Type X to quit or to proceed, or enter new name. (Default extension: sty) Enter file ...
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Installing .zip packages with the MiKTeX package manager from a local repository [duplicate]

I'm in a network where I have to use local package repository. I would like to add some packages to this repository so that all computers using this repository can install it via the MiKTeX package ...
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How to draw the cards of a deck?

How to draw the cards from a deck using a Latex package, as TikZ?
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Package breqn is broken since MiKTeX removed package mh

I just updated my MiKTeX 2.9 installation and the package mh was removed as is outdated. Now the package breqn won't compile. Whenever I compile my document with breqn active, I'm prompted to download ...
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About LaTeX for a beginner [closed]

Hullo, Im just starting up with LaTeX. I keep getting error messages even though I feel as though everything has been done correctly. I am just doing the intro exercise which is shown from the help ...
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Macro for moving hat symbol up

I use mathpazo font package and I think the hat symbol is too low. Can I make a macro to change behavior of all my hats? This question has a good example, but I don't want to have to retype all of ...

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