{compiling} is about the process you must go through to convert your TeX from .tex source files into your output document format, be it pdf, dvi, or something completely different.

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Input file appearing more then once after compiling?

I am using the function given in this answer http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/7657/110509 (with a minor alteration of ls #1*.tex to ls #1*/*/*.tex #1*/*.tex so files in subdirectories also get included)....
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Command to force a specific typeset engine

I have some files that need to be run with LuaLaTeX, but the majority of my documents run fine on PDFLaTeX. I switch between both using my editor, but I would like a simpler approach. Is there a ...
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While compiling the tex file utility console windows printing [EOF] in BaKoMa

My Tex file input: \documentclass{article} %\begin{document} %\end{document} \def\clsname{c:/sample/sample} \def\mode{proof,crossmark-logo} \def\xmlfile{sample1.xml}% \input c:/sample/newart.tex ...
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Sublime Text 3 texlive output from compilation:

I am trying to run sublime text 3 texlive on a windows 10 x64 system. When I compile I get the following message: [Compiling C:\Users\devin\Documents\LEGrp\tex\setup_instructions\ISUR setup ...
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“Missing input file: 'mem110.clo'” on Travis CI build

I'm trying to build this repo with Travis CI, using latexmk and pdflatex. Works fine locally, but when it tries to compile on Travis, I get the following error message (entire log): ! LaTeX Error: ...
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vim-LaTeX does not run bibTeX

I'm on a Windows 7 machine, using the most recent version of vim-LaTeX with gVim. With all of the defaults, using \ll to compile my document only runs LaTeX once, when it should run multiple times, ...
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Customize vim-latex to write file prior to compilation

<leader>ll compiles the current file, but I'd like it to also write the current file before it does that. Personally, I don't understand why this is not default behavior. When would one ever ...
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\begingroup\def trick vs. macro delimiters vs. conditionals

In this MWE, combining newtxtext and microtype leads to a compilation error (Extra \else). This particular example is inspired by the svjour3 document class, but I reduced it to the article class and ...
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Recover .tex file after computer crash

I was working on my .tex file and had just saved it right before the incident happened, then BOOM my computer says something about iqrl. This has been going on for a while and its really temperamental,...
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PSTricks compilation problem

The following problems occurred a week ago. Everything was fine before and the TeX file does compile on my friends computer but does not compile anymore on mine. When I compile my TeX file I get ...
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Set correct path for BibTeX via Rubber

Setup I am using Rubber to compile my LaTeX document. In my root folder I have main.tex, mybib.bib (both coming from here) and Makefile. main.tex \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{cite} \...
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ps2pdf compilation not working with TeXstudio/El Capitan

I bought a new iMac this week, running El Capitan OSX 10.11.5. I downloaded the latest MacTeX package and the latest version TeXstudio 2.11, which upon first launch has a pop-up invite offering to ...
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revtex4 - AIP Review of Scientific Instruments template - Abstract does not have right-margin

I am writing a paper for AIP's RSI journal and am using their template (locater here: http://rsi.peerx-press.org/html/rsi/rsi_latex_template.html). In the output, the abstract does have a left margin (...
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Speeding up LaTeX compilation

Usually I don't mind about LaTeX's compilation speed, because a paper of less than 20 pages is compiled rather fast. However, I am working on a large document - A report with more than 80 pages. ...
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why is sharelatex not compiling and giving this error?

"Sorry, your LaTeX code couldn't compile for some reason. Please check the errors below for details, or view the raw log."
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Why does adding {12pt} cause a compiler error? [closed]

\documentclass{12pt}{article} \title{Testing} \author{Bob } \date{July 2016} \begin{document} \maketitle \end{document} I am compiling using sharelatex.com, but I am getting a compiler error ...
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Partial compilation commands/environment?

In the interest of speeding up compilation times of large documents, I got interested in partial compilation. (I'm already aware of "pre-compiling" preamble format fmt files and intend to use that as ...
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beamer only compiles once

I am making changes to a beamer file, it will compile once, but then not a second time. It gives all sorts of different errors each time. Ex. It says : I can't write on file '___.pdf' Ex. ...
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TeXmaker is stuck on “Process Started”

I am using TeXmaker on a Mac running ElCapitan. My copy of TeXmaker worked just fine until I decided to reinstall it. Now, it fails to compile documents with pdflatex. It used to compile normally, but ...
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Easiest way to quickly include or exclude all images from Latex file [duplicate]

I have several images saved in pdf. However, due to the way they are generated, each are 800 Kb each. (The maximum size I worked with previously was 200Kb) Each figure is included in the file in the ...
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Complete bibtex breakdown

I use TexShop, the latest version. I created a new document and used all my usual settings, but when I tried to insert references, I got an error message. So I made a MWE: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]...
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Compile same content with different preambles

I've written notes for my students and I want to create different versions of them: a short one, to print, and a long one, to distribute them through internet. So for the same content, and I want to ...
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TeXstudio doesn't display errors on compilation but freezes!

I am on TeXstudio 2.11 on OS X El Capitan and using a class file provided by a journal to typeset a paper. With this class file, I can happily compile and produce my document in TeXstudio if there are ...
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Control the output of TexMaker

I am quite new in LaTeX and I am using TexMaker. How can I remove some of its output (such as .aux, .out, .synctex) and just see the .tex and .pdf files?
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Latex compile suddenly turned into status that never ends [closed]

I was using latex it worked properly, now when again I wanted to build the text, compiling never ends. from the step that it compiled normally to now that it does not finish compiling, I did not make ...
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How to run PythonTeX?

I have problem running pythontex, and my MWE is like this: \documentclass[12pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{pythontex} \begin{document} \py{2+2} \...
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Texstudio compiling issues

I've downloaded Texstudio (after I downloaded Miktex and Texworks), and it won't compile anything. I tried all of the solutions given on similar questions posted and nothing helps. I always get the ...
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Conditional preamble and pstricks problem \psTilt and \PstLightThreeDText

Look at the following MWE. \PassOptionsToPackage{export}{adjustbox} \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fancyvrb} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{adjustbox} \newcounter{psextern} \makeatletter \...
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Compilation of several projects at once

I search a way to (re)compile several different projects at once (all assumed to be compile individually without error). Here, I present the context and the problem. The context: I have a topic, e....
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How to get Texmaker to place all files into a folder upon compile [duplicate]

Mac user here. I'm getting too many files whenever I compile a latex document, and so often each time a make a new file I have to make a folder with the same name to put all of the .pdf, .tex, .aux, ...
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Error: “Could not start Default Compiler: XeLaTeX”

Yesterday TexStudio worked fine, but today when I try to compile any document I get a "Could not start Default Compiler: XeLaTeX" error. \documentclass[11pt][openany]{book} \begin{document} \begin{...
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TexMaker 4.5 version does not run Quick Build and gives error message

I have just downloaded and installed TeXmaker 4.5 version on my new laptop (Windows 10). When I try to run Quick Build (Key F1), I get the error message: "Could not start the command. pdflatex-...
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Compilation probleme

Hi I am using TeXmaker and I got this error during compilation ! LaTeX Error: File ccmap.sty not found.
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From `article` to `book` (in a modular document)

I am trying to compile a list of articles (in the sense that these texts are originally written and compiled using the article class) with the book class in a modular way. However, for reasons not ...
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Reconfiguring TexStudio after upgrade to OS X El Capitan

Texstudio doesn't work for me anymore after updating to Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan. I have the latest version of TexStudio installed (2.10.2). As pointed out by Herbert Schulz, this is due to a change ...
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Gastex figure has text but missing all graphical elements

I'm having a strange problem with Gastex: the figure compiles, but all the nodes and arrows are missing, only the text shows up. The latex code should be okay because it works on other computers. An ...
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Help with setting Winedt 9.1 version

I would like some help in Winedt setup. I use the Winedt 9.1 version and in the others programs like that (Tex center, tex studio), when I compile some file, the program open the pdf file in the page ...
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\endframe error when using \textrm in Beamer

I have been using Beamer to write a presentation and have found strange behaviour when using \textrm in the equation environment. I write the following: \begin{frame}{Individual Wealth Processes} We ...
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Table of contents causes compilation timeout

Writing my master's thesis and changed how I define the sections from \section*{\centering sectionname} \addcontentsline{toc}{section}{sectionname} to simply section{sectionname} This was done ...
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Locate the file generating a compilation error from terminal output

Consider the following files: test1.tex: \documentclass{article} \input{test2} \begin{document} Hello \end{document} test2.tex: \usepackage{badpak} In MikTeX with: pdflatex -interaction=...
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How to compile only an specific chapter if all chapters are in the same file?

On beamer we can use \includeonly{label_of_frame} or when we split in several .tex files we can use \include. So is there anything similar of \includeonly for reports with chapters? Obs.: All ...
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No bibliography output [closed]

Code \usepackage{babelbib} ... \nocite{*} \bibliographystyle{plain} \bibliography{LV} I'm getting no output (bibliography). Installing the bibtex dependencies again for tex-live with no results. ...
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Texmaker: showing the same old pdf

I recently installed Mepis on my computer, so I had to install LiveTex, TeXmaker, etc. from scratch. Everything works fine in TeXmaker, except for the .pdf. Every time I compile and want to see the ....
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Compile error with \href ToC and \apacite

I would like to edit my document but I have a compile error somewhere between the \href and the apacite but can't locate it. I've tried blocking out code and taking out references, with varying ...
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Dynamically create document chapters based on directory tree

For creating document structure I usually use something like this: \section{1} Text for chapter 1 \section{2} Text for chapter 2 \subsection{2.1} Text for chapter 2.1 \subsubsection{2....
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Compiling small part of text

I'm using winedt for Latex. sometimes I'm only working on a section of my paper and want to recompile to PDF without going through the whole time-consuming compilation. Is there a way I can tell Latex ...
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Is there any way to get real-time compilation for LaTeX?

I would really love to have a software or tool which provided real time compilation of my LaTeX document (to be able to see the final pdf or dvi document as I type the latex code), especially for when ...
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TOC depth and issue with bookmarks

I am experiencing a trouble when compiling my PDF file. I am using MiKTeX 2.9 and Texmaker (PDFLaTeX) to get the file. I have the following MWE : \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[left=2cm,...
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Post-commit service hook for GitHub repository containing LaTeX?

This question is related to Compiling documents online. I store my LaTeX documents in a git repository on GitHub. Is there a web service which offers a post-commit hook for GitHub which automatically ...