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\ref and \cite stopped working

My WinEdt version had to be reinstalled and now I can't use PDFTexify or Texify. That wouldn't be a problem since I still can use PDFLaTeX. So I try that, what happens? Now, all \cite{} show [?] and \...
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amsproc class, formating \cite command

Using \documentclass{amsproc}, \bibliographystyle{amsplain}. With \cite{A,B} one gets something like [1, 2]. I would like to decrease the space (for example to thinspace) between 1, and 2. I would ...
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Adding numbers to references with authoryear citation style

My document is based on the report class. I am using custom bibtex style file generated through makebst for my thesis and the citation style I need is authoryear. The references are to be sorted ...
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How do I enlarge hyperref's reference link boxes to cover additional text around the actual reference counter in a numeric bibliography style?

I am using the memoir class with a numeric citation style that adds the letter "r" before a reference. A minimal example would be this: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage[super]{natbib} \usepackage{...
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lyx bibliography citation style

I create a .bib file @article {HanKumar2011, author = {Han, Bing and Kumar, Alok}, title = {Speculative Retail Trading and Asset Prices}, journal = {Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (...
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How do I remove the blank line between citations using the achemso package?

I'm using the achemso package (but not the achemso class) to format my citations, but would like to remove the blank line between citations. Here is a MWE demonstrating my current output: ...
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Whitespace before \cite that ends a sentence or a paragraph

If I summarize content from another source, I'll use \cite to reference the author. In natural sciences it seems to be standard to use \cite at the end of the sentence or paragraph that containts ...
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how to cite legal cases in BibTeX [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the proper way to cite a legal document? Does anyone know the proper formatting for citing a legal case in BibTeX? Say for example that I want to cite Brown v. ...
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Print whole bibliography to PDF [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Generate a complete bibliography Using BibTeX to make a list of references without having citations in the body of the document? I got the task to show my whole ...
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LyX citation styles after insertion

I'm using LyX with the bibliography set to natbib > Author, Year in Document Settings and plainnat in the bibliography settings. So far, so good. This has the desired effect within the bibliography ...
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Biblatex not compress specific group

I am doing a literature review. And I want to put references about a certain topic inside the table. My question is very similar to: Sort but do not compress numeric citations in BibLaTeX However, ...
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Can downloaded citations be used directly?

I am using plain bibliography style and I found the citations that I downloaded from IEEE Xplore quite self-contradicting... In the block quote below is a really bad example that I have encountered: ...
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Restrict Idem tracker to the same footnote

I want to change the behavior of the biblatex-option idemtracker=constrict. In the documentation it is described as follows: This mode is similar to context with one additional condition: a ...
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How to cite it properly?

What is the correct way to cite the following: [2, and the references therein] [see also 13,15,33] Should there be a comma after see also? And what is the command to produce it?
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Multiple citations after float object [closed]

Placing one citation with footcitetext after the float is no problem. But how to o this with multiple citations? Footcitestext doesn't exist. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,bibtotoc,liststotoc,toc=flat,...
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Should citations be used before or after equations?

Should I put citations before or after equations? For example: the following sequence \citep{----} \begin{equation} -------- \end{equation} or the following sequence \begin{equation} -------- \...
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Making citep behave like cite

I need to modify a very long document so that it no longer uses natbib (in order to conform to publisher requirements). I tried redefining \citep to be identical to \cite, but it doesn't seem to be ...
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How to embed citations into footnotes? [closed]

How can I put a reference at the bottom of the page to something that I'm using? I need to do this the European way: so I want to place a small number at the end of the sentence that stands higher ...
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Beamer footcite citation appears twice if used in long caption

I noticed strange behaviour of the \footcite command when used in captions within beamer. In the working example provided the first frame has a \footcite on an itemize item, this works as expected. ...
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footmisc in beamer citations get lost

Since I want to take advantage as much as possible of the space in a poster I'm making I want to make the footnotes (that include citations) appear continuous (in one line). After searching I found ...
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Citation Style Language (CSL)

How can I use Citation Style Language(CSL) in LaTeX Bibliography? It seems fantastic, there is 2,803 Citation Style right now in Zotero Style Repository. The Citation Style Language (CSL) is an ...
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Numbered ordering of multiple citations

I am using \bibliographystyle{ieeetr} to ensure citations are numbered by their appearance in the paper. With multiple citations however, the numbers can be out or order because of the order they ...
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Option “abnt-year-extra-label” of package “abntcite” does not work [closed]

Just did as recommended by the abntcite package docs, and set \usepackage[alf,abnt-year-extra-label=yes]{abntcite} in order to have references with same author and same year identified as year + ...
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Cite in caption beamer

\documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{wasysym} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \title{Beamer o Beamer} \author{mishr} \begin{document} \...
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Beamer poster citations at wrong place due to use of minipage

I want to add a couple citations to my poster but I face a problem regarding the place where the citations appear. In the code that follows (minimum example which for some reason I cannot understand ...
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Make biblatex treat different author names as same author in text citations

Some guy has written a few books, but he is inconsistent from book to book when it comes to including and/or abbreviating his middle name. When I cite this author in the text, I would like biblatex to ...
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Bibliography Issue apacite: Argument of \@@cite has an extra } [closed]

I am having an issue when citing references within my thesis. I use the apacite package. Below is the basic structure of the code: \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{apacite} \begin{document} ...
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question marks instead of citations / extended problem

I am having trouble with generating references. For some citations instead of authors names the file generates question marks. I tried the suggested found in this forum and already I am aware for the "...
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Biblatex \autocite in case of would-be nested footnotes

I have the same situation as the following user: biblatex: Enhancing \autocite in case of would-be nested footnotes I want to use \autocite within a \footnote. This results in the citation being ...
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Can citation numbers be stored as variables, then used in my tex file?

I'm trying to create a "flow chart" of papers that shows the progression of key ideas over time. A very basic example is this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \...
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Automatically indexing references by author and year

I'm writing a literature review, and would like to add indices for both authors and publication year (i.e., two separate indices). Now, I could manually enter the appropriate \index{} commands, but it ...
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BibTex: citing IEEE standard

My downloaded citation looks like this: @ARTICLE{893287, author={}, journal={IEEE Std. 1516-2000}, title={IEEE Standard for Modeling and Simulation (M Amp;S) High Level Architecture (HLA) - ...
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Capitalize no date “n.d.” in in-text citation with apacite style

Is there a way to capitalize the "n.d." or no date in in-text citation in LaTeX? As in: Lorem ipsum (Doe, n.d.) to Lorem Ipsum (Doe, N.D.) Or for the sake of it is there a way to customize "n.d." ...
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Remove indent with \cite

I don't want to have a space between my bracket and the default square bracket generate by the package cite. When I write: (\cite{ref1,ref2}) the result is: ( [1], [2]) instead of ([1], [...
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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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Author's name article dropped with \citename

I am having a problem with \citename dropping a name article, e.g. printing "Foerster" instead of "Von Foerster" in the following example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{biblatex} \usepackage{...
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Include own reference list in CV

I have included papers I have authored in my main BibTeX library. How can I include full citations for these papers in a CV in LaTeX? I don't want a citation such as "Smith (2000)" anywhere in the CV, ...
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placing citations at the end of sentence

Is it possible to move all the citations that i have cited to appear at the end of the line in the compiled pdf doc. For example if i do The common \cite{cite1} trend in much of the preceding work ...
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Apacite - Different citation output for multiple authors

I have a question that I haven't been able to solve, even though I got through the documentation , web pages and apacite.bst code (although I'm quite new with this stuff). The problem is as follows: ...
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Default bibliography with bib-cite

I'm using Emacs 23 with bib-cite-minor-mode. However, this minor mode requires a \bibliography{} statement in the file. I have a master LaTeX file in which I have \include commands, so each section ...
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Modifying natbib \citep

I need to use a "modified Harvard" citation style for one of my papers, in which the citation should look like (Jones, 1990:99) where the author is Jones, the year is 1990 and the page is 99. ...
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Sorting citations using \cites command in biblatex

I am using biblatex for citations and bibliography. Now I often have lists of multiple citations, for which biblatex has the \cites command. Now I can get citations to automatically sort if I don't ...
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Customize the appearance of citations in biblatex

One of the benefits with natbib is that it allows you to customize with simple commands in the preamble how you want your citations to appear, with respect to what symbols to use between multiple ...
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The printing of biblatex' [prenote] in citation commands

As per the biblatex documentation page 92: All citation commands generally take one mandatory and two optional arguments. The [prenote] is text to be printed at the beginning of the citation. ...
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Clash between bibentry and hyperref with bibstyle elsart-harv

I'm using the bibentry package for inserting my bibitems into a CV without printing the bibliography. This works just fine until I load hyperref. Then I get the error message Lonely \item--perhaps a ...
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Citation with Harvard as an argument throws error

I'm trying to include the source citation everytime I use an image in my thesis. I have a self-written command to ease that process (code at the end of the post): \bild[citation]{label for refs}{file}...
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how to use citation in references [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Citation in bibliography when having multiple authors I'm using bibtex for writing references with natbib package. If I use \citet command I get something like Green et al. ...
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Citation in bibliography when having multiple authors

I'm using bibtex for writing references with natbib package. I'd like to ask how to cite more authors. If I use \citet command I get something like Green et al. Is it possible to use some modification ...
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Disabling shortened citations in biblatex

I'm trying to disable short citations with the biblatex style verbose-ibid. It does everything I want, except for subsequent citations of the same work, where it only outputs a shortened citation (as ...
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biblatex: postnote behavior

With style=authoryear, biblatex has this neat feature of automatically adding "p. " or "pp. " before page numbers. My problem is that if I add a further comment after the page number such as ", ...