Chemstyle is a successor to the rsc package bundle, and provides a system for formatting chemistry documents according to the conventions of a number of leading journals. It also provides a number of chemistry-related macros.

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Arrow in chemical reaction

I want to write these equations: I used this code: \documentclass[12pt,twoside,a4paper,openright]{report} \usepackage{color} \usepackage[portuguese]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Vertical space between caption and main text

I am trying to adjust the vertical space between my captions and the main body of text below it. It is likely to be packages interfering with each other, but I am not sure which. Herbert suggested ...
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Chemscheme numbering of schemes

I am very new to latex and I am trying to use the chemscheme package to help with my compound numbering (which seems to be working ok so far) but I am having trouble with the actual scheme numbering ...
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autoref not adding “scheme”, when converting .eps with auto-pst-pdf

Problem/Question I'm encountering problem using \autoref (from hyperref package) to reference a scheme-environment (provided chemstyle package), when using \includegraphics[*]{*.eps} (working with ...
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How to place the sub label of a figure to the right using package `subcaption'

I am creating a scheme and I need to add to figures, but I want the figures to have the sub caption to the right, this because my figures could be also seen as equations. I don't know if a minimal ...
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Changing the whitespace before the List of Schemes header

I'm using chemstyle to create a list of schemes and also tocloft. I noticed that the whitespace above the List of Schemes header is larger than the whitespace above the Table of Contents and List of ...
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Add text to .eps before adding compound labels with chemstyle

I am writing a chemistry report and I have a few graphs that I need to insert. As the series labels I want to have the compound number (assigned by chemstyle) + some more text. I use ggplot2 to ...
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\ref shows names of referenced objects

For some reason when I reference something in my text, it also gives the type of object referenced (like Tabel 1, instead of just 1). I understand, that this is not standard latex behavior, but I do ...
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Errors using chemstyle in LaTeX [closed]

I am a total novice with no TeX or programming experience, trying to learn how to use LaTeX in general, but specifically attempting to use the 'chemstyle' package, so as to allow for automated ...
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“shell escape” is not enabled - chemscheme/chemstyle

I am having issues with -shell-escape. I do not know really what this is, and how to apply it. Furthermore, I have read elsewhere that I is possibly dangerous to summon this command. Any help would be ...
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Chemstyle creates export error [closed]

So I finally got everything working after having to add several packages I never thought I'd have to. Live preview shows a perfect manuscript, but for some reason, when I go to export, I get this ...
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How to start chemical compound numbering in main text, not table of contents [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Chemcompound package : how to avoid the listoffigures scan ? I am writing my chemistry dissertation with LaTeX, and I am using the chemstyle package to automatically ...
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Need chemnum style, but have the old TeXLive2009 version [closed]

First of all, I am a total beginner with both LaTeX and Ubuntu (and I have no clue about programming etc.), so please explain things in a way that I can follow and thanks in advance for your help and ...
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Modify \listofschemes output to match memoir class

I am using the memoir class with the chemstyle package. I just observed that the output from my \listofschemes command has a different indentation and format than my \listoffigures output. I tried ...
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How to change fontsize of \cmpdref

I was using chemstyle package, but for some utilities I moved to chemnum. With chemstyle I used \renewcommand*{\schemerefformat}{\fontsize{8pt}{8pt}\textbf{}} in order to reduce the font size of ...
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Numbering of compounds in the order it appears in the schemes (bpchem or similar)

I am using chemstyle and bpchem to number my compounds. I save my chemdraw drawings as eps and use TMP and TMP2 as markers that will replaced by the compound numbers. As long as \CNlabel is used ...
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Problems with numbering compounds using bpchem

I have a problem numbering my compounds using bpchem in chemstyle. In the eps files, I use TMP and TMP2 etc, when I insert the figure, I do it like this: \begin{scheme} \begin{center} ...
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Why does chemstyle display 'TMP1' rather than compound numbers?

The minimal document below compiles fine but the compound number in the scheme in the PDF output still says 'TMP1' rather than the desired '1'. I drew the scheme in chemdraw, used Helvetica for the ...
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Image scale won't work in ChemStyle

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{chemstyle} \begin{document} \begin{scheme}[ht] \includegraphics[scale=0.8]{schemes/lab1} \caption{Experiment 1 reactions and mechanism} ...
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Subnumbering in chemstyle

When I use \schemeref and \schemerefsub, instead of 1 and 2a 2b I get 1 and 1a 1b. So my subnumbering doesn't seem to follow my regular numbering, but when I refer to the compounds I get 1 and then, ...
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How do I get “et al.” to appear in italics when using \textcite or \citeauthor with biblatex

I'm using biblatex with the chem-rsc package option. I sometimes make use of the \textcite{<key>} or \citeauthor{<key>} commands to put the authors' name into text. When there are many, ...
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Representing D- and L- in chemical names

Using LaTeX, how does one typeset the D- and L- prefixes, which refer to dextrorotatory and levorotatory isomers. I have tried \footnotesize~D\normalsize and it looks okay, but didn't know if there ...
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Square brackets in chemcompounds custom names

I would like to denote a molecular ion using the chemcompounds package. This would involve wrapping part of a chemcompounds descriptor in square brackets, like so: $[1]^{2+}$ However, because the ...
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Using Figures with chemscheme/chemstyle [closed]

I use the chemstyle package to automatically number my chemical compounds inside the 'scheme' environment. Is there a way to use adapt/hack this feature for Figures? I'm aware you can, for a single ...
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No numbers in schemes with chemstyle package

Following this ordeal: Compounds defined implicitly in captions (chemscheme/chemstyle/chemcompounds) I completely removed TeX and installed MacTeX 2011. My document now compiles, but every number in ...
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Compounds defined implicitly in captions (chemscheme/chemstyle/chemcompounds)

I'm using the chemstyle package to handle automatic numbering of compounds. It apparently uses the chemcompounds package to handle this. In the documentation for the latter, it explains compounds can ...
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How to use shortjournal with biblatex and biblatex-chem?

I need to use the short form of a journal title for a piece of work. For instance, J. Am. Chem. Soc. instead of Journal of the American Chemical Society. I've looked through the documentation for both ...
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Caption will not go above table with chemstyle [closed]

Caption refuses to go above the table, even when it is called before tabular environment. A similar issue is mentioned in threads elsewhere, and it has been mentioned in the chemstyle documentation ...
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biblatex-chem warning: Macro 'institution+location+date' already defined. What does it mean and how do I get rid of it?

As a rule of thumb, I aim to make my latex compilations complete without errors or warnings. I've come to accept some underful badboxes as unavoidable though :( I'm trying to change over to biblatex, ...
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How can I get Lewis-like structures + illustrate electron transfer

I know about the existence of packages that allow Lewis structures but that is not the question. The question is how to illustrate radical reactions as depicted below. The solution would ideally be ...
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Chemical equation in the website header?

How was the chemical equation created that can be seen in the website header (picture) next to the big {TeX}-sign (left) and below the sindarin(?) part? I assume this was done using TeX somehow ...
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Chemistry Equations

I have the following Chemistry equation: 2LiOH(s) + CO2(g) -> Li2CO3(s) + H2O And I have the following LaTeX code: \ce{2LiOH_{(s)} + CO_{2(g)} -> Li_{2}CO_{3(s)}+ H_{2}O_{(g)}} But I ...
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Figure next to list (caption problems)

I am trying to put a figure next to a list, where the list is talking about the figure. This is fine, I can do that with the minipage environment. However, my problem is that when I try to put a ...
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Chemstyle xkeyval error

I recently installed texlive-science from the Ubuntu repos and received the following error when I compile: ! Package xkeyval Error: `load-configurations' undefined in families `key'. LaTeX works ...