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Biblatex: Multiple citation numbers all within same bracket with tthe ieee style

I'm using the ieee style for biblatex and when inserting citations I want [1,2,6-10] Right now I'm getting [1],[2],[6-10]. How can I change this?
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Non-breaking space in cite style

I am using the .bst file "authordate-3" to create my references, with a citation in the text in the format (author, year). I would like to make the space between author and year a non-breaking space ...
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Why is newcommand not working?

I am quite new to latex and try to understand the \newcommand command. Since (at least in texmaker which I am using) \autocite does not seem to feature autocompletion and automated display of my ...
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\textcite without square brackets [closed]

I'm using Biber with fowlling options \usepackage[backend = biber,style=bwl-FU, citestyle =authoryear-ibid, ibidpage, %siehe Doku pagetracker=false,maxnames=4,minnames=3,maxbibnames=99]{biblatex} ...
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hyperref trouble with natbib citation inside of tabular

I'm using latex->dvips->ps2pdf to create pdf documents. Using natbib's \cite command inside of a tabular environment, I run into trouble that hyperref does not creates a box reference around the ...
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cite references in the text by superscript numbers and listed at the end

How I can cite references in the text by superscript numbers and listed at the end of the paper in the order in which they appear in the text e.g Engel KH, Heidlas J, Tressl R. Food is wonderful, I ...
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How to insert citation in Elsevier template Latex?

I am new to Latex and I am trying to write in an Elsevier template, following the instructions though placed on the template does not give me the desired outcome. I am using a .bib (name of file is ...
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Bibliography, Reference section [duplicate]

writing my research proposal, have trouble to define the reference section at the end of the my latex file, I export .bib file from JabRef, and the Latex upload the .bib file well, but when I run the ...
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How to use Harvard style citation in body of text in Lyx?

I am using Lyx 2.1 with Harvard style referencing (Documents > Settings) but when I cite in the body of text, it renders something like following: In Canada, the for-hire trucking activity ...
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Manual Bibliography Entries in BibTeX

I need to create a bibliography that meets very specific style guidelines not compatible with any packages in LaTeX. Therefore, I need to be able to enter the exact text I want to appear in my ...
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Environment for changing citations in tables

I am making citations with non-superscript numbers in square brackets, just as: with code: y de los tres momentos de inercia \cite{Spec}. Para el caso de una In the preamble I have declared: ...
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Using ShareLatex my Bibliography crashed

I learned Latex using ShareLatex. So far, everything went just fine up until some point when suddenly my latex document gave me error messages that my citations cant be found. I really need help ...
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\citep gives me only the first author author

If I use \citep{} I get (Hugh et al., 2009) . However, I need (Hugh Glaser, Afraz Jafri, and Ian Millard, 2009) \begin{document} \usepackage{bibentry} \end{document} I do not ...
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BibTex error: Can't find any citations, bibdata or bibstyle [closed]

been writing up my thesis and everything works pretty well except for the citations and the bibliography. I am using a Tex file that is split up into different parts which I include using the \input ...
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Latex: Multiple \cite's with an 'and' before the last reference

I'm using Natbib and BibTeX writing my thesis. If I say: \citet{key1,key2,key3} did something big. I get: Key1 Author (2014); Key2 Author (2011); Key3 Author (1900) did something big. Is there ...
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citet vs cite using natbib

this one looks like a question that should be solved just reading the package manual, but oddly I couldn't solve it neither that way. I'm using natbib for a Author-Date bibliography style. I ...
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Apacite: suppress initials intext?

I am writing a doctoral thesis and I am using APAcite to set the references in APA (American Psychological Association) format. Mostly this has worked perfectly fine, but I would like to suppress the ...
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Changing author name in bibtex

I have to include a technical document in my citations. The document doesn't have a specific author, but is rather published by an Institute. The sample bibtex entry is given below: ...
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Problem with \citeauthor and with the abbreviation of first name in the bibliography

I am quite new in the field and I have tried to ressolve my issues by doing some research. Nevertheless so far... I failed. I hope you guys can help me. I am using the settings of one on my ...
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Hanging indent of citations in footnotes using koma-script

I'm writing a thesis using Lyx, the Koma-script bookclass and jurabib. I'm trying to format the footnotes/citations so that the citations are not indented in The trival example below (edit to remove ...
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How can I make title quotations use single quotes?

I'm trying to display all titles in my bibliography / references using single quotes. In other words, Gordon E Moore, “Cramming more com- ponents onto integrated circuits” (1965) 38(8) Electronics ...
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LaTeX template for Journal of Computational Biology

I am using lyx and have to insert citation by following rules. I could not find any specific citation style in lyx. References should be presented in the following style: Journal Paper: Fujar, B.R., ...
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Question mark when using multiple citations in one `\cite{}` block

In my document, when I use \cite{paper1, proceedings1, paper2}, it appears as [1, ?, ?] but when I write them separately like \cite{paper1}, \cite{proceedings1}, \cite{paper2}, the text is [1], [5], ...
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Customized Cite tag display

Below is my Code \documentclass{article} \newcommand\JRNL[1]{#1} \newcommand\AUGRP[1]{{#1}} \newcommand\AUTHOR[1]{#1} \newcommand\SNM[1]{#1} \newcommand\INITS[1]{#1} ...
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Hyperref and Automatic Citation indexing

I am using hyperref package with backref option \usepackage[bookmarks=true, backref, allbordercolors = green]{hyperref} It generated references at the end of IEEE style document with a roman ...
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Custom biblatex style for citing images and tables

I need to cite tables and images with a very specific style to satisfy a requirement from the institution. The resulting output of the \printbibliography should look like this for those citations: ...
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Can I mark unread references?

When taking notes in my research notebook, I often end up citing many papers because the paper I am writing a summary of has cited them: I want to record adequate justification of each claim, and I ...
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Hyperref package issue with cite border

I am trying to get the hyperref package to display the default green boxes around the citation but when typesetted, there is no such formatting. Here is the preamble that I have currently in my TeX ...
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Error in citation gives “?” sign instead of displaying the number in square bracket such as [3 ] etc [duplicate]

I am getting "?" sing during citation in latex file after converging in pdf. what is the cause? pls suggest me the cause of error at my email address buddhisapkota@yahoo.com
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Choose citation style when using child documents

I am writing my thesis in Lyx, and have used the "thesis" template with have several child documents. My referencing style is "elsarticle-harv". My problem is that I can not choose the citation style ...
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Reference or Cheat Sheet of BibLaTex

Today I switched to BibLaTeX and found it amazing. I've already skimmed the manual of BibLaTeX. I wonder if any Reference or Cheat Sheet of BibLaTeX is available. Thanks in advance for your help.
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Author et al in text

Is there any way to generate say, Smith \textit{et al.}\cite{Smith2014} from a single command, say, \namecite{Smith2014}, in the text? M (non-working) example: \begin{document} ...
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LaTeX citation style

How can I do the style of citation in LaTeX like this: (Abran et al. 2013) I used \documentclass[smallextended]{svjour3} \usepackage{natbib} \begin{document} \citep(abran) ...
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Lyx citation style: et al only when three or more authors

I'm using lyx and bibtex for my master thesis. In lyx, I changed the bibliography style from standard to natbib (author-year). The problem occurs when I cite a paper with two authors. The reference to ...
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Macros formatting/arranging words {A_1}{A_2},…{A_n} into predefined paragraph for varying n and tagging

How does one robustly (without breaking most environments) construct the macros with arbitrary number of parameters that output the parameters into a predesigned paragraph such that several of these ...
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Citing page numbers in parentheses with year but author outside

So I want the following: The three parameter inverse gamma distribution is described by Malamud et al. (2004, p. 694) as... The script I'm using is: The three parameter inverse gamma distribution ...
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Compilation problem with Xelatex

Last week-end, the compilation biber + xelatex worked very well. But today I have moved my files in another place of my computer, and I can't compile any of my texts any more. Whenever I try, the ...
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Biblatex create a \citejournal command with journaltitle, date, title

Hello latex community! I'm trying to set a specific command to cite journal articles which doesn't show the author but the journal title, the date and then the article title. I've found this answer: ...
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Enforce 2-digit citation numbers?

I need citation numbers to be at least two digits. So, any number less than 10 needs to be prefixed with a zero: [01], [02] ... [10] Is it possible to that in bibtex, or any other citation package? ...
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how to cite an unpublished thesis?

How to cite an unpublished thesis (I have not passed my PhD exam yet; so my thesis has not been published yet)? In BibTex, I tried: @phdthesis{r2014, author = {... ...}, title = {...}, ...
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Get the citation number from other tex file's citation list

I have to prepare the reviewer reply file. I want to get the citation number as it originally stated in main manuscript. I am using the same .bib file and same key. As example, say in original ...
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How do I set up my LaTeX document to enable me to cite from my BibTeX bibliography?

This may be an overly simplistic question but please bear with me... I have a BibTeX bibliography containing all of my references, set up using BibDesk. I am now trying to cite these references in my ...
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Change appearance of natbib \cite locally [duplicate]

I am sorry if this question has already been addressed somewhere; it appears my Google Fu is weak with respect to this question. The Problem I am trying to create a table that compiles experimental ...
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Subsections in bibliography, with a unified \cite command, sort & compress [duplicate]

I would like to produce a bibliography that looks like the "plain" bibtex style, but is divided in subsections: References Subsection 1 [1] A [2] B Subsection 2 [3] C [4] D [5] E However, I ...
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How to cite in LaTeX using Mendeley?

I know that it is required to first create a database of references stored in a .bib file. Mendeley exports my reference list in .bib format. But how can I know what to write in curly brackets in ...
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page break in the middle of a \cite

With pdflatex all my citation are pdf hyperlinks to the respective entry in the bibliography. This causes a problem when occasionally Latex decides to do a page break in the middle of a citation so ...
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Why doesn't Pandoc convert citations correctly from Markdown to LaTeX?

Consider the following markdown fragment: Connecting these native implementations to the Python world is enabled by the [Cython](http://cython.org/) toolchain  [@behnel2011cython]. I use pandoc to ...
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How can I remove the year label of the misc type in biblatex?

I would like to remove the year label, if it is undefined. What I get: EC No 197/38 2012 (n.d.) But it should be: EC No 197/38 2012 In the bibliography I get this, but it is correct for ...
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texmaker and multiple hits for quick build for citations?

I'm sorry if the question might be silly. I'm getting annoyed by hitting quick build multiple times for citation issues. Is there any solution for this problem?
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Lyx and Mendeley bibliography

I am absolutely new to Latex, Tex and whatever more there is, so I decided to try Lyx to make my life easier (haven't had much success, though). I am also using Mendeley to manage my bibliography and ...