{cross-referencing} is about making connections from a point in a document to related information elsewhere, usually within the same document. Standard commands are \label and \ref. For questions about citing or bibliographies, use {bibliographies} instead.

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How to get the lettering in \citeyear?

I have the following document \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{xunicode} \usepackage{polyglossia} \usepackage[maxlevel=3]{csquotes} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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LaTeX Labels: Any Constraints on Length

Are there any limitations to how long the text in a \label{text} can be? I'm asking syntax-wise not aesthetic/practicality-wise.
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Incompatibility between package [francais]{babel} and refcheck

Below is an example that fails, giving, at compilation: ! Missing \endcsname inserted. <to be read again> \penalty l.10 On identifie \ref{eq:xx} With ...
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Multiple labels for one line of alignment

I have these four equations thus aligned, and would like to label each of them separately, placing the labels to the left of the two equations on the left and to the right of the other two. So far, ...
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Create a figure reference without defining a figure

I am writing a physics lab and I have a list of figures in the appendix, each figure has a reference. I also have two pages that have handwriting that are to be included in the report, and I want to ...
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Software to manage labelled objects for efficient cross-referencing (theorems, proofs, equationarrays, …)

Is there perhaps open-source software for managing labelled objects? I am looking for a BibDesk for theorems basically because I have rather many propositions and theorems floating around that I ...
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Managing Labels and their References in one TEX file that includes various TEX files

I have one TEX file that utilizes various TEX files via INCLUDE command. My problem is to cite a label of one file in another file. FOR EXAMPLE. I have created labels in all Chapt1 to Chapt4 files. ...
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Collection of 'clickable' resources in LaTeX

Coming from software development, I'm used to Cmd+click on resources in my IDE to open a referenced file or to jump to a certain position in the current file. Currently and in TexShop, one can rely on ...
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imakeidx \see clash with \backmatter

I wonder if someone could explain what's happening in the following MWE, where the use of \backmatter will make disappear the index crossed-refs (\see and \seealso commands); try uncommenting ...
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How to add text to a title without it appearing in the reference?

I'm trying to make a section title with additional information next to it. Currently I'm simply changing the style and adding the text directly to the section title but it has the unintended side ...
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Cross-reference auto-completion with Subfile [closed]

I'm using Sublime Text 3 with LatexTools for my document. I have a document main.tex, which has subfiles Chapter1.tex, Chapter2.tex, etc. I would like to be able to have auto-complete for my ...
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Make a hyperlink in Latex document [duplicate]

Currently I am labelling equations in Latex by \label{name} and quoting them again with \ref{name}. Now I saw in quite a few papers that it is apparently possible to have not just a reference ...
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Make reference to the name of the thing you refer to

I'm giving an example \section{About Cats and Dogs}\label{sec:catsdogs} some text [...] In Section \ref{sec:catsdogs}, we have ... I know there's a command \nameref{sec:catsdogs}, but this just ...
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Different reference headings using chapterbib

I'm writing my thesis, in which I have a few chapters. Each chapter is included as a separate file. I use chapterbib to generate a separate reference list at the end of each chapter by the following ...
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Recent alternatives to the historian package

The historian reference style is almost exactly what I need, but it's causing a lot of errors and seems to be kind of outdated. Are there any recommended recent alternatives? I need footnote ...
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Printing Caption of an environment in text automatically

Consider the following situation Suppose that I have several environments, each with a caption. To be clear, suppose that I have the following environments: \newtheorem{theorem}{Theorem} ...
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Refer to the item that follows a certain label/reference

We are creating use cases with a scenario represented by an enumeration: 1. Do step 1 2. Do step 2 3. Do step that can fail Some steps can trigger an alternative scenario that are listed as ...
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When referencing a figure, make text and figure name clickable

When referecnging a figure, you write something like: \begin{figure}[here] \includegraphics[width=0.9\textwidth]{images/example.jpg} \caption{A figure} \label{figureExample} \end{figure} and to ...
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Hidden line numbers

MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage{lineno} \begin{document} \chapter{Hidden Line Number}\label{cha:hln} \linenumbers %\begin{nolinenumbers} One Two\linelabel{two}\label{two} Three The ...
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Label a word or sentence?

Is it possible to refer to a word in a sentence? Example: Hi, I love\label{Word: Love} learning so I ask a lot of questions. I would like to refer to the word "love" in the above sentence. For ...
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How to refer to section*{Masi}?

Assume you have \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \section*{Methods} Please, see Section \ref{section:lorem} for the evaluation of this topic. \section*{Evaluation} \label{section:lorem} ...
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No references generated [duplicate]

I'm pretty new to latex but I'm having a real problem generating references. Here's my tex file \documentclass[11pt a4paper]{report} \begin{document} This is the first reference \cite{Shaklee1971} ...
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New page for chapters but not for sections

I would like my report to show the chapter headings in the next page but the sections on the same page. It is a double page report. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,twoside]{report} \chapter{Introduction} ...
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Numbering equations

If I am writing a LaTeX document on TexMaker and I want to number my equation but most probably I will be adding details later on and I do not want to fall into retyping it all over again. So if for ...
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Label my own items

I am writing a small financial report by latex... There are several expenses which repeat quite often in the whole report, for instance food, hotels, train tickets, etc. I think it will be convenient ...
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cross references across chapters

I renewed my command for chapter/section...etc So I don't see the chapter number in all (sub)sections name. Also the point was that when I'm in a chapter and I use \ref to reference to a section of ...
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How can I get correct labelling of sub-figures with subfig and floatrow?

I am using subfig and floatrow to manage sub-figures. Without floatrow, everything works OK, but I need floatrow to easily align the captions, as the subfig manual explains. Adapting the example on ...
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! Missing \endcsname error… I cant not find the problem

I can not compile my tex file into pdf using winedit 9. This is my issue. I have attached the tex file as well. Please any help would be appreciated in fixing this problem. The issue is apparently ...
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Problem with converting footnotes into endnotes

I'm using endnotes package to create endnotes, and since my existing body of text already contains lots of footnotes, I use \let\footnote=\endnote to convert footnotes into endnotes. ...
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How to mix \ref{} and \pageref{}?

There is \ref{} and \pageref{}. But I want mixed behaviour. I would like to have something like "XXX (page.YYY)" in text, where XXX is what \ref{} usually produce (chapter/section/etc number), while ...
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Equation labeling in latex [duplicate]

I need referencing from an equation, such as: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amssymb,amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{equation} \label{eq:1} y+x=3 \end{equation} some text \ref{eq:1} some text ...
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Label naming strategy

I study physics and use LaTeX to typeset math-heavy writing. While I can write LaTeX fairly quickly, I often find myself spending too much time on thinking of reasonable names for my equation labels. ...
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Cross-referencing label and table of contents

I am using a label for referencing. I just added my table of contents and saw the label is used as chaptertitle. How could I fix this? My MWE: \documentclass[a4paper,dutch]{report} ...
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Problem with authors names in the references [duplicate]

I'm having a problem in the references. When I have multiple names, I wrote all the names before compiling the file but that it selects randomly a few authors names by writing just the first letter of ...
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Referring to label and value of counter at that point

I'm putting together a catalogue of artworks. These are given a running Roman number, and divided into groups given letters (so A1, A2, B3, etc.). At the moment I am manually looking to see what group ...
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References as text decorations (using multiple files)

I would like to draw a picture in which a line connects two points. Along this line, there should be a text "x", where x is the number of a specific equation in another document. Unfortunately, I am ...
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Problems with tilde (~) and line breaking

I'm trying to avoid a line break between the word "Table" and the number reference for that table. Following the advice of another Q&A, I went through my whole document and replaced all spaces ...
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how to use cleveref with IEEEeqnarray?

Here is the codes. I have 3 questions about the labeling by using the packages IEEEtrantools and cleveref together. \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage[colorlinks]{hyperref} ...
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Referencing figure in adjustbox

I have rotated my figure to 90 degrees using adjustbox as follows: \begin{figure}[ht] \begin{adjustbox}{addcode={\begin{minipage}{\width}}{\caption{% My caption ...
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Cross-references and citation call-outs in color

I want to know what are the packages that do the following. When I cross-reference an Assumption or Theorem or cite a bibliographic entry ... I want that it will be colored in blue. I will put images ...
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How to get the counter value for a reference? [duplicate]

The command \label{here} defines a label and \ref{here} outputs the corresponding representation in the text. Is it possible to get the correspondig (numeric) counter value for the here reference so ...
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Using xr to refer to another document without hyperref

I have two documents A and B. I wish to refer to theorems and lemmas from A in B. To do this I am using the package xr in B. If I use the package hyperref in B then it's all fine. Otherwise, when I ...
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Replace underscore in macro implementation?

I'm working on a document that contains a set of sections describing some technical objects. The object names contain underscores (very common in that programming environment), so I've loaded the ...
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Incorrect formatting when cross-referencing equations

I am having trouble correctly formatting cross-referenced equations. When I reference an equation I would like the equation number to appear on the far right-hand side of the page, just as the ...
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Reverse figure links

I like the way that hyperref provides links from references in the text back to figures or equations but at times I'd actually be interested to have the reverse work as well. Such that figures and ...
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Change from capital F in \figurename

To save some time when writing reports I usually define something like: \newcommand{\figref}{\figurename~\ref} I use the variable \figurename because I want to use the same code for writing in ...
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How to make reference to a codebox?

I am using the clrscode3e package to typeset pseudocode and I want to make reference to the procedures in codeboxes to produce something like "Procedure InsertionSort". How to do that? For example, ...
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Setting the enumi counter under parametrized enumitem

This is a variation on two previously asked questions: Setting the enumi counter under custom enumeration with enumitem and Looking for a numbered List, with parameter, custom label and custom ...
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How do define label system with labels given by counter?

I would like to have two commands \makelabel{foo} and \referlabel{foo} to be used as in the example \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \[ A \overset{\makelabel{foo}}{=} B ...
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Line number in cross reference

Cross references in Latex allow me to print the page number of a reference. How can I print the line number too (for instance the word Lily appears on page xxx, line xx)? Thank you, A