{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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Questions about Label and Cross Reference

I am trying to use cross reference in an article, here is a sample of my code. \documentclass[11pt]{amsart} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} % set the margins to 1in on all sides ...
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Renumbering chapter after part, correct ref, ToC and chap header aspect

The title may seems unclear. I have a document with several parts, including several chapters. I want the numbering of the chapter to be reset after each new part (easy) BUT : - I want the header of ...
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Biblatex not putting a dot behind “abbreviated” single character author name

Here it is claimed that using biber as backend is enough to correctly "abbreviate" with a dot author names given as a single character, however, from my MWE it does not seem like this would be the ...
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References in captions out of order

I have a document that starts with a LOC and LOF with references in the main body text and one reference in a figure caption. For some reason the reference in the figure caption is numbered 1 and ...
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How to make a link within a TeX file into to a page of an existing PDF file

Suppose there is a large online textbook in PDF, without TeX source code. How do I refer to a certain page of it within my PDFLaTeX document?
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How to change cleveref references to 'verbal' varioref style?

I would like to use cleveref's automatic ref target type recognition but with the more verbal page reference of varioref. This is my MWE: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{varioref} ...
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References not working for \lstinputlisting

I may be doing something wrong but can't realize what... I want to set a label for a piece of code represented by: \lstinputlisting[language=Python, label={lst:control_os_call}, firstline=231, ...
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Referencing in enumitem list levels

The following defines my enumeration parameters: %---------------------------------------------------------------------------------- % Enumeration Parameters ...
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Defining custom labels

Is it possible to define a directive which creates a custom label which I can later reference on multiple locations with \ref{...}? For example: ... \createlabel{l-foo}{22} ... % later in document: ...
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Cleveref isn't sorting nested lists properly

I wanted to use the cleveref to automatically sort cross-references, but for some reason it isn't sorting labels in nested enumerate environments properly. This is my reduced code: ...
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How to reference another document in LaTeX?

I want to compile sections of the article independently. Clearly, I can make their numbers right just by using something like \setcounter{section}{4}. How can I get something like ...
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How do I “bake in” cross references?

We've been writing a paper with its supplementary materials as two .tex files, using the xr package to handle cross-references. Now the journal wants the sources for just the paper, and I think this ...
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Find point of page break in an external document

I am creating multiple versions of a document from a single LaTeX source. Specifically, I have a series of lessons that have an instructor version (with notes and answers) and a plain student version. ...
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Using the dfgproposal and dfgreporting classes

I came accorss the dfgproposal and dfgreporting classes which I started to use. In this class the command \dfgprojpapers is defined. As I understand it, it is supposed to generate a small list of ...
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How to use table in text format as regular table (and reference to it)

I have such text table: Descriptive statistics ================================================================= Statistic N Mean St. Dev. Min Pctl(25) Median Pctl(75) Max ...
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Cleveref with counters with same name

I am trying to use the cleveref package. I have the following counters defined (hopefully this is the right way to do it!) \newtheorem{thm}{Theorem}[section] \newtheorem{lemma}[thm]{Lemma} ...
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How to use thumbnails with tabu environment in latex

I have been trying to add thumbnails as a column entry in {longtabu}. LaTeX - Insert thumbnail with link to fullsize image contained in appendix came to the rescue. Now, the thumbnails inserted as ...
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Automatically suggest arguments for user defined commands

When using the command \ref{ it automatically suggests several arguments, such as eqn:equation1, fig:figure1, and so on. I have defined the command \newcommand{\fref}[1]{Fig. \ref{#1}}, which rather ...
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Refer to a table as figure

I have a table where I have put pictures (plots) in each cell. The whole point of making this table is for comparison of the plots. However it does not look good to refer to this set as a table, ...
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mdframed box, cross-reference, paragraph spacing

I'm trying to create an environment that provides a framed box within a report. My current problems are: The interparagraph spacing does not match the body text spacing (the space within the box is ...
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Specify Figure name color and slant

Every time I have to denote a figure name in the text I have to type: {\textcolor{ocre}{\bf{\emph{Fig.\;\ref{figurename}(b)}}}} Is there an optimized way to specify this in the preamble so I do ...
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Arabic Support in Babel Mess up Chapter referencing

\documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[arabic,main=english]{babel} \begin{document} \chapter{Introduction} \label{ch:intro} We talked about the second chapter ...
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Get comma between multiple reference superscript numbers

When I add multiple references at the same point in my document, the superscript numbers are shown directly next to each other. I want a comma between them but cannot work out how to do that. It was ...
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I need a pop-up on my in-text references AND I want the reference to still be 'clickable'

I need a pop-up to appear above my in-text references. The pop-up should display the page number where the citation can be found on (i.e. so the reader can check that the cited article actually siad ...
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Referenced equation numbers not shown in unreferenced equations

I like very much the mathtools option showonlyrefs which allows that labels of an equation are displayed only, if there is a reference to the equation. The problem is, that references in an equation ...
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Reference in Spanish and English language in BibTeX

I'm typing my thesis and I'm using LaTeX for it. I've found one problem in my references. I'm using two language for my references: Spanish and English, but for the last language , I can't change the ...
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Multiple equations given the same number

Without doing anything "odd" LaTeX has starting assigning the same number to different equations. It labels them fine up until 31, then it goes back to 30, then again 31, then again 31. After this it ...
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Why does \ref only enter the numbers?

Is there way so that one can replace By Theorem \ref{theo1} by By \ref{theo1} without changing output in the following document: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Have “Figure”, “Table”… word generated automatically when referencing

Is there a way to get \ref generate also the "word", not only the number? As in: Using \ref{eq:gauss}, we can now prove I'd like this to turn into Using Equation 1, we can now prove. Right now it ...
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Table reference does not show the word 'Table' [duplicate]

I'm trying to refer to a table in my report, but the reference wouldn't include the word 'Table' as follows. Any ideas why? :) The LaTeX code is as follows: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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How to create custom labels which can be referenced?

I would like to label the hypotheses in my thesis similar to equations (e.g., the first hypothesis in chapter 3 should be “H-3.1”). Also similar to equations, I would like to reference these ...
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Wrong figure reference number in table [duplicate]

Hi I'm using images in longtable. To define captions in the longtable enviroment I defined this: \makeatletter \def\figcaption{% \refstepcounter{figure}% \@dblarg{\@caption{figure}}} ...
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subcaption vs. subfig: Best package for referencing a subfigure

On this question, a comment by Martin H says: that one should forget about the subfigure and subfig packages and use subcaption. As subfig replaces subfigure, no argument there. I am currently using ...
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Incorrect reference to a line in algorithmic using hyperref

I am using algpseudocode and algorithm packages to typeset pseudocode. I also use float, hyperref and caption packages. The problem is that when I reference a line in the pseudocode, the number is ...
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How to make \hl (highlighting) to automatically place incompatible commands in \mbox?

The soul package provides a useful command \hl for highlighting text. However, \cite, \ref, and some other commands (maybe equations too) must be placed within an \mbox in order for \hl to work ...
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Reference to not yet written object (supress warnings)

Is there a way to make references to not yet written code? Basically I just want to supress warnings that appear, when I write \ref{}, cause I happen to have references to things, that will come ...
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Cross-ref an equation using RefTeX, AUCTeX and cleveref

After an updated of AUCTeX (to 11.87) the solution that worked wonderful from this answer stopped working. In particular, I got the following error: reftex-reference: Wrong number of arguments: ...
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Different \eqref{} styles depending on the number of arguments

I am using the following command to make references to equations of the form "Eq. (X.X)" \let\originaleqref\eqref \renewcommand{\eqref}{Eq.~\originaleqref} (see: Modify \eqref command) But there ...
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why all the bibliography files are not showing in the pdf?

I have 10 references and im using TeXmaker but only 6 are showing after compiling it.Here is my tex file \documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{report} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{url} ...
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newcommand with optional argument displays wrong text

I tried to set up a new command with optional arguments. The problem is that the command displays 'st:code'. What's wrong? Thanks in advance! \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,10pt]{report} ...
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Referencing my own command

I'm trying make my own command for a requirements document. I'm now looking for a way to reference my requirements. This should be possible by using \ref and the later on with the hyerref package. ...
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PDF bookmarks don't work correctly (every reference points to the first page of the document) [closed]

As I almost described in the title of this question, my problem is the following: I'm trying to create suitable PDF bookmarks to my document but all the references (bookmarks on the left side, ...
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How to refer to a result of an equation [duplicate]

I have a question: is it possible to \ref a result of an equation? For example I have something like: A is: A = \frac{B}{10} B is: B = 1 + 2 = \somelabelfunction{B}{3} %I want this to show the ...
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How to ignore undefined references (e.g. when temporarily commenting out whole chapters)?

I'm working on a fairly large document, and compilation times are somewhat annoying. My general workflow is to use: latexmk in continuous mode to compile the document (pdflatex), and rubber-info on ...
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Trouble with referencing elements from bibliography

I am currently writing my bachelor's thesis, and have been having some trouble with Bibtex. I created a Bibliography successfully through Mendeley - However, the way the ressources are listed are as ...
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Refer to page number in separate document [duplicate]

I have two Latex documents, both are 'report' document class. The first doc is a manual used for teaching, the second contains solutions to exercises. In the second doc, I would like to refer to page ...
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Multiple versions include of a chapter

I would like to include a chapter two times, a short version in the main part and a long version in the appendix. Everything works fine except the labels and references. Is there a way to redefine ...
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\pdfendlink ended up in different nesting level than \pdfstartlink

I started using showkeys in one of my documents and see this error \pdfendlink ended up in different nesting level than \pdfstartlink A bit of google suggests that this "happens when hyperref is ...
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Repeat the Entire Labeled Text upon Referencing

I would like for the text of an item in and enumerate environment to be repeated automatically upon referencing. This is similar to MS Word's cross-referencing option for inserting entire text. Can ...
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Referencing at separate points to just one book

I have a book called $\pi$ unleashed that I wish to reference several times in my document. I want to reference it so that in the text it would say [2 p45], [2 p65] etc and then in the bibliograpy ...