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Bibtex does not create citation

First off, I am using TeXstudio, in case that information is important. After searching for hours, I was so deseperate that I simply took the example from this question, tried to run it and it doesn'...
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BibTeX Vancouver Style Fields

I have added the following book entry to the bibrefs.bib file which I use for entering the references: @book{3,‎ author = {Loo, P and Loo, H},‎‎ title = {Constant Stress}, translator = {...
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TeXstudio Citation Help [duplicate]

I am having trouble getting TeXstudio to produce IEEE style citations. I am using biblatex. When I compile the document, the citations are referenced by their ID, not by a number in brackets like ...
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Undefined Citation in sharelatex

I'm trying to write my thesis using Latex, but I keep getting an undefined citations warning. I've divided the thesis into chapters (each in their own folder) and each of the chapters into the ...
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References to sections in apa6 not working

How do I refer to a section using \documentclass[jou,apacite]{apa6} What I tried: \ref{sec:section_name}: latex completely ignored this. \ref{section_name}: this was ignored as well. nameref{sec:...
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Combine \footcite with \citeauthor

I'm fairly new on using LaTex, so maybe this is a really simple question to answer. I've rewritten the whole question due to the comments made. What I'm trying to do is to declare my own command that ...
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Clashing for package natbib

I want in my referencing in the text: (AuthorName , Year). Now I only get [1], [2], etc. \documentclass[whitelogo]{name-report} \usepackage[round]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{plainnat} \usepackage{...
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how to use harvard (authoryear) style to format citation call-outs

The paper is required to format citation call-outs with the harvard style (aka authoryear style) like: The content of my *.tex file is like this: ... \usepackage{natbib,stfloats} \begin{...
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LyX, Biblatex, ClassicThesis: How can I avoid line breaks in citations?

I suspect I am not the only person with this problem but I cannot find any solution for it: I am writing a thesis using LyX and the classicthesis template. I manage my bibliography with Zotero but ...
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Problems with bibtex, references citation

I am making a recopilation of different books in latex, an i am using a bibliography stored in a .bib file (10 books) as you can see below: @book{americanpsy2013, title={Diagnostic and ...
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newline just before \cite

Is there anyway to insert a newline just before \cite command i tried with \\ and \newline but i could not compile my document i got errors just where i inserted the \\ and \newline here is my latex ...
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bibtex, the last authors Initials are in a different order then the rest of the authors.

When I compile my .bib file using bibtex, the last authors Initials are in a different order then the rest of the authors. Consider the following example: the out put should be: Xu, L., Jordan, M.I.,...
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File .bib modified but results are not shown

I just downloaded the following template: http://www.latextemplates.com/template/masters-doctoral-thesis What I tried to do afterwards was modifying the .bib file called example.bib (which is the ...
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Generate a list of citations that can be safely combined

So, I've got some really ugly citations superscripts, the worst being " 11,20,80,81,83,85,90,91", but I was reading the achemso manual and noticed you can use citation groups, which would help clean ...
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Biblatex: make footcite look the same for all bibtex types

In the following MWE the title of both citations have a different format. One is italic, the other one in quotations. \documentclass[nobib]{tufte-book} \usepackage[% backend=biber, bibencoding=utf8,...
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biblatex: Remove space between p. and page number in postnote

How can I change a command like \textcite[][8]{example} to display p.8 rather than p.~8 in the text, while printing the postnote as-is if it does not resemble a page number. I tried using \...
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@MastersThesis{} entry results in “MA thesis” output instead of “Master's thesis” with biblatex

I use biber and biblatex for my citations. Strangely, if I use the @MastersThesis{} entry, it doesn't output [96] Firstname Lastname. “Title goes here”. Master’s thesis. University of the South ...
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Different citation styles for multilingual bibliography using biblatex-gost package

I am using biblatex-gost package, style gost-authoryear. Since I have a multilingual bibliography, I need the citations look differently depending on the language of a particular bibliography item. ...
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All my citations now show up as the name of the reference in bold instead of a number [duplicate]

I'm writing my dissertation in sharelatex (first time user). I currently have a lot of errors in my code, which I'm working on getting rid of as we speak, to see if it fixes the problem, but if it ...
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verbose-ibid - first citation page number

I have the following Problem with verbose-ibid: whenever I autocite for the first time and indicate a page number, I get the page number of the full citation plus the one I want to cite. Example: \...
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eliminate the space between multiple numeric citations - bioinfo.cls

I have a document that is using natbib via the following requirepackage command in bioinfo.cls line 827. \RequirePackage[numbers,sort&compress]{natbib} When I cite multiple papers using the cite ...
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Citations become question marks until I restart Latex

I've set up my bib as follows % The following statement selects the style to use for references. It controls the sort order of the entries in the bibliography and also the formatting for the in-text ...
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\addbibresource doesn't work with file contents [duplicate]

I want to cite using the \filecontents command for the books. But it doesn't recognize the books. It only shows the keyword in bold. It says citation "elch" is undefined \documentclass[12pt]{...
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What is the bibliography style similar to 'jneurosci' but without italics for journal field

I have been struggling to write my reference list according to the following style given by journal of ERE: Smith J, Jones M Jr, Houghton L et al (1999) Future of health insurance. N Engl J Med ...
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How do I properly set up and cite a bibliographic entry from a bibtex file?

I'm getting an undefined control sequence error when I typeset my Latex document that cites an article in a linked BibTex library. How to fix? I have set my typesetter to pdfLaTeX > BibTex8, and path ...
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citing with a custom text not numbers or author name (Latex)

My friend is writing a math thesis in persian language. He wants to cite to references with author names and year both but in persian while the references (at the end of the thesis) are all in English....
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Coloring citations in the text

(possible duplicate) hi, i try to color my citations using hyperref package. here is my preamble: \usepackage{geometry} \usepackage{setspace,scrextend,sectsty,microtype,endnotes,xcolor} \usepackage{...
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Unwanted space after author name when using \citep

I am new to LaTeX and am having trouble when using \citep. Whenever I use it there is an extra space that is inserted after the author and before the comma. This is an example of what I get: known ...
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Citation numbers in parenthesis instead of square brackets with custom make.bst made citation style

I have made a custom bibliography style with make.bst, where i chose numerical in-text citations. The default style is apparently with square brackets around the citation number, but i need ...
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How can I make citations of expression used in my own text using superscript?

I am writing a presentation, and in title page I have the authors names, and I want to reference those names to the email, which I'll write bellow. How can I do that? \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} \...
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How to get sorted and compressed citations when using split bibliography lists and defernumbers=true in biblatex?

My reference list is showed in 2 lists based on the entrytype of the bib reference. I want the lists sorted numerically. Also, I want the citations in a sorted and compressed way. The problem is that ...
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Citing a URL in MNRAS style (mn2e)

I am using natbib with the mn2e bibliography style (for papers submitted to MNRAS astronomical journal). They provide a Latex template and style guide but in their style guide it specifies that ...
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Natbib confused with same first author and year but different coauthors

I want to cite the three papers by same first author but different coauthors all published in the same year. This gives me an error: the same citation without distinguishing or adding extra letter. \...
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Changing the name of the .tex file breaks the citations

I've been working on a project for two years with TexMaker and never had this problem. Now, however, whenever I use a name that is any different from "[Name of article] (25 March 2016).tex" (for ex. "[...
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Multiple citations as footnotes in one line in beamer presentation style

Following this and this, for slides with a lot of citations appearing in footnotes, can I have multiple "author, year" citations on the same line, e.g.: 1 name year 2 name year 3 name year 4 name ...
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Format footnotes

How can I adjust the indent of the footnote (red arrow) and the space after the number in the footnote (blue arrow)? And why do I get this ugly new line artifact after a normal line break (green arrow)...
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How to order citations in bibtex of same author's papers

I am using an \bibliographystyle{apalike}. I like that the citations are ordered alphabetically. But, If I have some papers of the same author with different year and co-authors, I would like that ...
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Issues with Harvard style citation implementation [closed]

I'm about to write a document, where I'm required to use Harvard citation style in alphabetical order. Now I've searched for a few solutions and found the package Harvard which seems to work so far. ...
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How should I cite LaTeX itself?

I'm writing my Bachelor's thesis in \LaTeX and I noticed e.g. Python and Matplotlib have a preferred reference they want you to cite to acknowledge the project as a whole. What is the best/most formal ...
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Biblatex/biber, citing website with “updated” tag

what is the correct way to cite a website that has published date, but also a updated date? Example: https://www.philzimmermann.com/EN/essays/WhyIWrotePGP.html @online{PGP, author = {Philip R. ...
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Multiple citations same author same year using biblatex---list year

I have searched for a solution but so far I haven't been successful. My citations for same author same year appears as: (King 2000a,b, 2001a,b). However I would like it to appear as: (King 2000a, ...
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Is there a way to optimize citation order?

Currently, within each citation block, I'm listing citations by date. So I'll have a command with something like:\cite{Miro2012,Ling2010,Takao2010,Unruh2009,Goff2008,Kubatko2007,DeAquino2001,Rose1994,...
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Changed Biber/Biblatex citation styles, changed back, now citation keys instead of citations are displayed

I am attempting to create an APA citation of the format (Rubinstein, 1994, p. 773). The instructions I found online say to use: \parencite[p.~773]{Rubinstein1994}, with the following set-up: ...
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change tracking commands have issues with citations

I am revising a scientific publication and keeping track of the changes using the \added{}, \deleted{}, and \replaced{bad}{good} commands. The compilation fails when trying to replace/add/delete text ...
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Redefining `scriptsize` and `smartcite` size

I'm trying to change the size of indices, both super- and sub-. I thought that by redefining \scriptsize it would do the trick, but it doesn't. Also, I tried to redefine \textsuperscript, but it doesn'...
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Getting in-text reference to load

This has been frustrating me for a while. When I am working on my paper and my bibtex file has been properly synced, and one or two citations are cited and properly updated as I write the paper, ...
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Latex - BibTeX throws 3 errors

I'm quite new to LaTeX, so the problem might be simple, but I'm not sure about why.... I'm using LaTeX on Windows, (MiKTeX) and working with Texmaker. This is the code I'm trying to use: \...
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Bibtex errors “Environment thebibliography undefined”

I'm trying to get the simplest code to work to try bibtex but I can't figure it out dispite following tutorials/searching. I'm using texmaker and I'm quite new to this. I get these messages: ! LaTeX ...
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Why do the .bbl-file and BibTeX database not contain the same information?

I have a question regarding using references. It was all working the way it was supposed to work until yesterday night. I am writing my research proposal and I am citing a lot of papers. At some point,...
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Using hyperref for a citation

I need to cite a reference with a custom text. However, I cannot make it work. Please see the following example. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} See \hyperref[ct1]{...