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No bibdata command

I install Linux Mint and setup latex anew, but now when I compile latex files I get the following error: Process started This is BibTeX, Version 0.99d (TeX Live 2013/Debian) The top-level auxiliary ...
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Authors' last names in footnote citation, but full citation (first and last name) in bibliography

I am working with biblatex and verbose-inote style to include references in footnote citations in addition to the full bibliography at the end of the document. I would like to shorten the footnote ...
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TextMate \cite syntax highlighting

When I open a LaTeX document in TextMate, the syntax highlighting makes the part in braces in any cite command colored red, as if there is an error: \cite{why-is-this-red} Is there an easy way to ...
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`opcit` package with `enotez` endnotes

I’m using opcit package to generate footnote-style bibliography. But I want all my footnotes to be endnotes. I normally use enotez package and \let\footnote=\endnote and \printendnotes commands to ...
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Op.cit. for a single author with more than one source

I’m using opcit package to generate footnote style citation. Sometimes I have two bibliography entries with the same author, and if I cite them both in a text, the subsequent \cite command will ...
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Cite two papers in parentheses

I'd like to cite two papers in one parenthesis, like (Author1 et al., 2001, Author2 et al., 2004) But when I use: (\citet{paper1}, \citet{paper2}) it gives (Author1 et al. ( 2001), Author2 ...
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How can I remove comma between two citations?

I am writing a paper for IEEEtran. How can I remove comma between two citations? Here is the source code. \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} \usepackage{cite} Text \cite{ref1, ref2} %The result ...
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Using “\citeauthor{key}.” at the end of a phrase renders repeated points

The present question is a follow-up question to this one: Preventing repeated periods in citations I have the same problem, using \citeauthor{key}. at the end of a phrase for a reference with more ...
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how to get the string “submitted” into the citation call-out when using the apalike bibliography style

I need to cite a submitted-but-not-yet published journal article, and I follow this approach: ref.bib @preamble{ " \newcommand{\noop}[1]{} " } @article{author2015, author = "Author Author", ...
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Equal contribution (co-first authors) in BibTeX

Is there a standard way of indicating co-first authorships in a BibTeX entry? Equal-contribution is usually indicated by * (or some other symbol) next to the author names in the paper, but it is a ...
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Date-field gets deleted on creation of bibliography

My bibliography doesn't behave as expected: all citations don't have dates in the final document. I believe that is caused by an error when creating the .bbl-file: it seems, as the date field is ...
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How do I use put e.g. before multiple cites in bibtex?

In bibtex for latex, I use \cite{foo2012,bar2013,abc2014} and it outputs: (Foo, 2012; Bar 2013; ABC 2014) When i use \cite[e.g.]{foo2012,bar2013,abc2014}, it outputs: (Foo, 2012; Bar 2013; ...
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How do I change the alpha-style citation callout string?

I am new to this forum and I looked, searched all articles that I think may have similar topics. But my question is still open. Maybe it's because my LaTeX skills are not the best. Topic: I am ...
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Author's full first name with citation-in-text (citet{} directives)

Is there some variant or option for \citet{} directive that will give me the author's full first name? But only when I need it? In similar questions people have suggested editing the author field in ...
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Biber/BibLaTeX - How to insert a small-space inside \parencite's-[post]-bracket automatically? Example: (cf. Doe, 1998, page <toobigspace> 25)

Imagine an ordinary Harvard-citation-style by using the \parencite-function: The application in it's initial state... \parencite[pre][post]{authorID} ... in practice, will be used like this... ...
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Making citep citation call-out “live”

How can I make citation call-outs created with the \citep command "live", i.e. if I click on the call-out in PDF document I am forwarded to the entry in the bibliography section?
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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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References in IEEEtran?

I've downloaded the official IEEE LaTeX template but am having some trouble adding references in bibtex format. For instance if I wanted to cite and reference this article, given as: ...
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Remove an unwanted space between the author and comma using APACITE

I recently started using the APACITE package but when I put a citation in the text I get an unwanted space between the author and the comma, before the year (i.e. Author-Space-Comma-Space-Year). I ...
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Natbib in-text citation displays year in brackets

When citing a paper I want output to be like this: Ryan [1999] OR (Chen, Liu, and Ryan [2008],Cheng, Dhaliwal, and Neamtiu [2011]). In other words, I need year to be in brackets. However what I get ...
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biblatex and German juristic commentaries

I need to get my manuscript ready for my publisher, and can't seem to get a few things fixed with biblatex. I'm using biblatex with the biblatex-juradiss style together with jurabook as a document ...
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Closed interval looks like citation in IEEE format

The IEEE citation format uses inline numbering like [1] or [1,13] to refer to cited works. This coincidentally can look a lot like mathematical closed intervals when there are two numbers. While the ...
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How can i use BibTex to cite a software?

I want to cite a software in the following format author name, software name, version number, year, available at url pointing to the software in BibTex....plz help...
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How do I properly cite this German-language paper?

I am currently converting a bibliography for a paper (which I did not write) into bibtex and I am having trouble understanding the citations in the image below: (these are not my own, this is just an ...
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How to get an option for square brackets in \textcite?

Currently in the preamble I have: \usepackage[ backend=biber, style=authoryear, isbn=false, doi=false ]{biblatex} My figures´ code looks like: \begin{figure} ...
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Changing from apacite to natbib package

I'm currently using the apacite-package for references in my thesis. However, I'd like to change the format of the references, which is currently on the form (Author, Year), to numbered style citation ...
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van prefix is not in capital at beginning of sentence

The answer to this question states that "van" prefix should be in capitals when it appears at the beginning of a sentence. But the code below typesets "van Dijk". How can I get "Van Dijk" when it ...
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Citing a range of papers (using numeric keys)?

Is there a way so that, when I cite a range of papers, the output is a range of numbers, instead of a list of numbers? In other words, when I type ... some dummy text here is due to me \cite{me1, ...
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colored citations in \section

I am trying to put in a citation on a section heading using opaline style (yes, I know some think this is a bad idea, but let us leave that aside for now). If I put in \section{Section Heading ...
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Why \footcite renders differently styled footnotes than \footnote on my mac but not on shared latex [duplicate]

I want to use \footcite to cite in my thesis which I'm setting up now to render in TeXstudio using pdflatex on my Mac with the full MacTeX. When I enter footnotes using \footnote all is well, but when ...
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How do you cite a reprinted book? [duplicate]

I have this entry in BibTeX. @book{christensen1979mechanics, title={Mechanics of composite materials}, author={Christensen, RM}, year={1979}, publisher={Wiley-Interscience, New York, NY} } ...
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I need to be able to mention ancient authors with biblatex [closed]

The first time, a citation should look like this: Livio, ab urbe condita 1,7 that means "Livio, book 1, paragraph 7", Another time, still book 1 (one) but citing another paragraph, it should ...
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Removing citations from text and bibliography without messing up the citation numbers

I'm doing my references as below. Within text, I make citations like this: First introduced by Viola and Jones \cite{violaJones} to detect human faces, the cascaded boosted classification is one of ...
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BibLaTex cite style: prenote [number] postnote

I would like to see this output for \cite[see][1]{Key}, e.g.: "see [2], p. 1". That means like style=numeric, but only the number should be wrapped in square brackets, but not the rest. More general: ...
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Problem with the order of reference using IEEEtran [duplicate]

I'm working in my thesis using the IEEEtran reference. \bibliography{bib_DST_Master} \bibliographystyle{ieeetr} But, I have problems with the order from reference. For example, below picture shows ...
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LaTex natbib package listing all authors in within-text references

Morning, A few of my within text references are listing the names of the authors rather than et al.,. It is only 4 out of the 250 odd references in my thesis I am having an issue with. I am using ...
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biblatex footcite style

I'm currently using biblatex and biber for my bibliography. While using bibstyle=alphabetic and citestyle=alphabetic generates the desired output, I want to edit the footcite format. As you might ...
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natbib - bibliography

After some research I found the bibliographystyle "humannat". It does look exactly the way I was looking for, except the new line after "Name, First Name" \documentclass{article} ...
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Change citation label using multibbl package

I'm writing a document with two bibliographies, one for references and the other for links. My code is in this format: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{multibbl} \newbibliography{R} ...
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Why does \cite work but \citep and \ref do not?

I'm using a Makefile that was working which looks: # partly autogenerated, that's why it's so ugly! # say 'make V=1' to see the full build output ifndef V Q = @ Q_LATEX = sh -c 'echo -e " " `echo ...
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Bibtex, 2 questions about pages in my Bibliography

I am writing my master thesis, and got one problem with the bibtex. below is a mini example: first, I create a folder, in the folder, there are a mini_example.txt , a thesis.bib file, a folder called ...
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citation order problem with document class and bibstyle

I hope the title of this is somehow fitting. I'm currently writing my master's thesis and I just can't work out why my citations aren't in the right order. I am forced to use the Vancouver style, ...
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Citing the source of an equation?

I cant find a good way of adding a \cite to an equation. I'd like to give a reference to the equation's source, but I can't figure out how to typeset it nicely. If I include it in with the equation ...
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Remove parenthesis around year from citation with biblatex

I want to remove the parenthesis around the year from a citation using biblatex. Hopefully the code and screenshot of the outputted PDF explains what I'm currently getting and what I need. ...
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Extra spaces problem when using soul package combined with cite package to highlight citation

When I use the soul package combined with the cite package to highlight some text that contains tilde and citation (e.g. \hl{Ref.~\cite{xyz}}, I get unwanted extra space between the word "Ref." and ...
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Texstudio - Spellchecking not working with \autocite

In a somewhat similar problem as in this question in Texstudio spellchecking does not work when I use \autocite. Here is a MWE to show what I mean \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{memoir} ...
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Problem with Citation Numbering

I have problems with my cite numbering. For example the first citation in my document is number 6 which is numbered correctly in the bibliography but how can I change it to number 1,2,3 and so on as I ...
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Adjusting longnamesfirst to use et. al. on first occurence with more than 3 authors

I am making final adjustments to my thesis, ensuring that I am using the correct citation rules etc. Now it turns out I need to use all the authors' names in a citation on the first occurrence, as ...
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Can \cite use bold font?

Is there an option which allows me to typeset bold hyperlinks? Here's a MWE explaining my problem: \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{filecontents} ...
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in-text citation in sharelatex beamer presentation template

I want to use some in-text citation in the beamer. \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{pgfplots} \pgfplotsset{width=8.5cm,compat=1.9} \usetheme{default} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...