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Bibtex Entering extended mode and hangs

When I compile/typset test.bib file, this appears: This is pdfTeX, Version 3.1415926-2.4-1.40.13 (MiKTeX 2.9) **entering extended mode** Then the program hangs. What to do? Thank you in advance ...
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How can I insert a special french character in a bibtex cite-key?

I'm trying to use some tricks in order to have the correct characters in my bibliography : @book{Anzieu1981, author = {Anzieu, Didier}, title = {Le corps de l'{\oe}uvre.%some tricks like this ...
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What's “PDF Chain” in TeXstudio, and how to modify it?

I basically want to modify the Build & View command to include bibtex in its steps. The default option is PDF Chain, which I thought could be broken down into more steps and added bibtex to it. ...
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How to make the word “Reference ” bold while keeping the desired font

I want all section titles to be bold while keeping the desired font. However, the word "Reference" is automatically added when using the following codes and is NOT bold. How to change this, please? ...
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Bibliography style of LNCS - how to get it works?

I'm discovering the Lecture Note in Computer Science (LNCS) LATEX template, and I'm in trouble with their bibliography system. When reading their documentation and example, it appears that I only ...
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Suppress the 'note' field using biblatex

I'm using biblatex to handle my references, I prefer the numeric-comp style: \usepackage[ style=numeric-comp, sorting=none, maxcitenames=2, maxbibnames=10, doi=false, ...
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How do I modify my .bst to accomodate both “and” and “\&” as bbl.and?

I have used makebst.tex to generate a style to match AGPS v6 (PDF Brief of style guide), however, I can't figure out how to get two styles of "and" for in-text citations. Using \citet{} I want to use ...
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Latex default citation and bibliography style with Pandoc

I write a paper in Markdown and convert it to PDF via Pandoc and Latex with the following commands to get Latex's (well, BibLatex's) default citation and bibliography style: pandoc -s ...
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bibliography not numbered

I am unable to number my bibliography using bibtex and a chicago style downloaded for this purpose. The numbering issue was present prior to the implementation of the chicago style add-in so I doubt ...
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ModernCV enumerated list of references?

I'm trying to use modernCV to construct a CV. I'd like to use multibib to get an enumerated list of my journal publications, separate from my conference publications. I can't seem to get any of the ...
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citing supplementary materials that are movies in latex

Hej! I am trying to submit my article and the publisher asks for citing the supplementary materials like a reference in the text. My supplementary materials are movies with ".mp4" extension and I ...
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Jabref external PDF viewer not working with newly added papers

I've been using Jabref for a while and linking files so that I can just click the PDF icon on the left to open the relevant papers (or use shift+F5 etc). But lately when I add new pdf's they won't ...
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Alpha style bibliography: List of citations in the alphabetical order

\bibliographystyle{alpha} \bibliography{myBibFile} References page of the pdf file is well organized, but when I have a citation list like \cite{ref1, ref2}, in the pdf file, for exemple, I have ...
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Strange bibtex crash appcrash

Today I encountered a very strange bibtex crash while writing on my thesis. The chapters are split up in separate tex files in a project. I am using TeXnicCenter 2.0 Beta 2 and MiKTeX 2.9 on Windows ...
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Custom location for style files on OSX [duplicate]

I'm using TeXLive on Mac OSX 10.9. I created some .sty, .bib, and .bst files that I would like to be accessible to every tex file I compile. The restriction is the location of the files I created is ...
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BibTex generates an empty .bbl file

I am new to Latex and I have a problem with generating bibliography. I created a file ArticleEGC.bib and I am calling it from my ArticleEGC.tex file but when I generate the final pdf, it doesn't get ...
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include numbering for reference list Ecology Letters: bst file output.bibitem modification

Would anyone know how I could add numbering to the reference list? Ecology letters changed their style recently, and there does not seem to be a correct bst file around. I have Begon, M., ...
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Bibtex for article in electronic only journal

What Bibtex type should I use for an article that was published in an online-only journal (and hence has no page numbers)? MathSciNet used 'Article' anyway, with the article ID and number of pages in ...
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Order of bibliography entries?

I'm writing a thesis and using Bibtex and the bibliography style alpha. But of many authors have names beginning with the same 3 letters, and because alpha orders the entries according to the key, my ...
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Issues with Bibtex in elsarticle

I am facing some issues with bibtex in elsarticle. Below is the bibtex file- @misc{EducationData, title = {Education}, howpublished = ...
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Display bibtex entry in latex document

I'm trying to display a bibtex code written in a .bib file inside a document. Does anyone know how to include bibtex code, e.g. : @book{Darwin59, author={Darwin,Charles}, title={On the Origin of ...
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References show up in “References” fine, but as question marks in text

I have recently edited a LaTeX file a bit, and now, when I compile it (yes, Latex, bibtex, latex", Latex ... tried it a few more times too, for good measure), the references show up just fine under ...
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Electronic citation alignment in IEEE

@electronic{IntelNode, title = "Intel Intelligent Power Node Manager", url = "http://download.intel.com/support/motherboards/server/sysmgmt/sb/node_manager_white_paper.pdf", note = "Accessed: ...
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How to enter an author name that has a surname and a Junior component but no first name?

In BibTeX and biblatex, it is well known that an author's name can have up to four components -- the firstname, von, surname, and Jr components. (The von component will turn out to be irrelevant for ...
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Bibtopic + Apacite in ClassicThesis

I'm using ClassicThesis (fresh raw TeX version compiled with TexMaker and MikTex 2.9, both up-to-date in Windows). I have managed to apply apacite style with the default bibliography commands. The ...
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Problems with Mendeley references in LaTeX

I am writing my master thesis with LaTeX and using mendeley for the bibliography. Since yesterday I do have a problem: If a citation is already in my LaTeX file it compiles it, while if I have to add ...
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bibliograpy (chapterbib) produces a [?] where the citation should be

first to all sorry for my english, isn´t me native language and is difficult for me. It´s the first time that i use this forum for that reason. Now, i´ll try to explain my problem. I need to do ...
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\cite cites the name of the authors twice?

I have a bibtex file with @Article{perignon2008banks, Title = {Do banks overstate their Value-at-Risk?}, Author = {P{\'e}rignon, Christophe and Deng, Zi Yin and ...
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Problems importing reference.bib database to Latex file

I am currently having problems importing my .bib file to my latex file. the bib file's name is reference.bib, it was compiled using JabRef and it contains the following @Book{alexander2009market, ...
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empty ’thebibliography' enviroment

I get this error and I really don't know how to handle it. I saw similar questions here and I've tried the solutions, but it didn't work. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,fleqn]{book} %{scrartcl} ...
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Problems with inserting urls including Turkish characters

I am trying to include this url link: http://wiki.ubuntu-tr.net/index.php?title=Linux_dağıtımları_kılavuzu into the bibliography of my LaTeX report. 'dağıtımları_kılavuzu' is causing a display ...
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Beamer and Bibentry

In a Beamer-Presentation I use Bibentry to print selected articles etc. I have one problem: the title of each bibliographic entry is displayed as a hyperreference with a break afterwards. How can ...
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Elsarticle no bibliography on the pdf output

I would like to get some help about the elsaarticle class (http://www.elsevier.com/__data/assets/file/0019/166141/elsarticle-template.zip). When I use bibtex I get a PDF without bibliogrpahy... The ...
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How to correctly typeset an author's two-word last name in BibTeX?

Using BibTeX, I would like to cite a paper by an author whose last name has two words. The reason why this is an issue is that if I just write Jan A. Van Mieghem in the author field of the .bib file, ...
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BibTeX and “accessed” field for web page

Referring to the question how to cite web pages what is the best approach if you use Citavi and want to get an "Access date" added? I got Citavi to add the access date to notes, but I couldn't add an ...
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Automatic Reference modification using bibtex

I have a bib file with following text in journal tab Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing, IEEE Transactions on This is default text ieee xplore gives for each entry. However i want it in ...
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Bibliography style jfe.bst - add description of paper

I am using jfe.bst bibliography style. I only want to change the note format. In particular, after each bibliographic entry I want to add (optionally) a description of the paper, e.g. ...
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bad generators of keys in a particular bst style

I have the following the .tex file: \documentclass{article}[10pt] \usepackage{jucs2e} \usepackage{url} \begin{document} \title{Title} \maketitle cite~\cite{EnviroTrack} \bibliographystyle{jucs} ...
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hyperref URL using BibTeX

I am trying to hyperrefan URL using class scrartcl, Bibtex, package natbib and bibliography style authordate1. The paper is characterised as @article in the .bibfile and as the URL entry is not used ...
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How do I submit a custom bst style file to CTAN?

I have modified the plainnat.bst natbib style file in order to submit to the journal Arctic. It works fine, and I figured it might be useful to someone else. Is there a way to submit custom bst files ...
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BibTeX: same author, different years

Citing \cite{paper1,paper2,paper3}, with the apalike style, some papers of a same author gives me something like [LastName, 2001, LastName, 2002, LastName, 2003] I would prefer something like ...
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customize Bibtex citation and bibliography

Using Bibtex and Natbib-package, I would like to have a few changes: citation style (numbering) ==> (author et al., year; author et al., year; etc.) as citation style bibliography style no ...
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Bibtex, Latex compiling

On several occations I have read instructions like "run Latex on your file, then run Bibtex, and afterwards run Latex again..." . I am using TeXstudio as editor and when compiling any tex-code I ...
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Truncated citation using misc

I'm using @misc for citing a website in my work. This is the bib entry and the text citing it. @misc{OpenMP, title = {{OpenMP API for parallel programming, version 2.0}}, note = ...
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BibTex, non-ascii initials and nameptr f [duplicate]

I have a problem with BibTex – many citation styles use nameptr f. to show just the initial of author's first name. I have trouble using this if the name starts with a non-ascii character. BibTex ...
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LaTeX to BibTeX

I have an old document written in LaTeX which I need to edit/re-write. The document has hundreds of citations without using BibTex but just old style thebibliography environment and \bibitem's. Now I ...
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Latex ignores natbib longnamesfirst option when using “econometrica” bibliography style

I am confounded as to why in this document latex is ignoring the natbib longnamesfirst option. I have used it in other documents without any problem. Any ideas are appreciated. ...
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Modifying bst file - changing separator

I am currently modifying a bst file. The problem I am facing now is how to change the separator of the style. At the moment, I get the following output: Badie, Dina (2010) ‘Groupthink, iraq, and ...
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Unknown error compiling with bibtex in Texmaker [closed]

I was trying to move my bibliography from bibtex to biblatex, this is my MWE: \documentclass[11pt]{book} \usepackage[nomarginpar, margin = 2.5cm]{geometry} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Custom abbreviation for citation in bibtex

When writing, I like to introduce an abbreviation for the whole citation. On the first instance, I would write "This is true as shown in (nbren12, et. al. 2012) (hereafter NB12)". In the subsequent ...