{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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customizing cleveref for pair of subfigure references: [1a and b] instead of [1a and 1b]

I am using the cleveref package and I am very happy with it. However, I encountered one problem I wasn't able to solve. I am probably just not combining the syntax correctly. This is highly connected ...
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How to enable smart references when using xr-hyper package for producing multi-volume book?

I'm using xr-hyper package by @David Carlisle and smartref package by Giuseppe Bilotta to compile a multi-volume book. xr-hyper enables cross-references between different volumes as shows the ...
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Consolidate BibTeX crossrefs into new .bib file

I have three BibTeX files set up: main.bib, which contains all the main reference entries for papers. These use crossref to reference entries in... crossrefs.bib which contains all the details of ...
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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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Long vs. short labels for cross-references

@DavidCarlisle argued in his answer that there is no need to use very long labels and it is actually a misuse! In my dissertation I find myself using very long labels all over the place. For the same ...
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Reference non-included chapters in large document

I have a large document that contains many different chapters which reference each other. The body of the main latex file looks something like: \maketitle \tableofcontents \include{chapter1} ...
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hyperref link to file at position

I'm a newbie. I've figured out how to set up a hyperlink link to a file (in my case, a PDF) on the hard drive. But I would also like to change the starting position when this PDF opens up. This PDF ...
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\ref, \autoref and hyperref expansion

I'm trying to write section numbers to a file with the newfile package. In details, this MWE basically tries to write to a .ref file with lines like A-B. The A and B are generated by \label and \ref ...
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Hyperref and label

I have problems using label and hyperref together. Here is my example: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage[colorlinks=true,linkcolor=green]{hyperref} ...
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Where can I download upref version 2.04?

From this PDF, it looks as if the current version of upref is 2.04, but the version on CTAN is 2.01. Where can I download version 2.04? upref version 2.01 does not seem to handle italic corrections ...
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Prefix for \externaldocument references in \cleveref

The question Special case for last element with \foreach manually changed the references, and added the ability to have a prefix on references. Can I do the same thing using \cleveref? (Note: This ...
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Different fancyref strings for different reference targets?

I use fancyref with the default prefixes (chap:, fig: and so on). I'm not entirely happy with the way the references are generated when the referenced object is on a different page. For tables and ...
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How can I automatically copy a LyX-generated .aux file to the working directory for cross referencing?

This is a follow up to: Using the xr package in LyX (for cross-referencing an external LyX document) I have two LyX documents, called draft.lyx and supplement.lyx. I need to compile them into ...
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Reference source code line in minted environment with cleveref

I'd like to reference lines in the minted environment (solved here for regular \ref) using cleveref. MWE: % !TEX TS-program = arara % arara: pdflatex: { shell: yes } % arara: pdflatex: { shell: yes ...
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Can “insert reference” function searching external file in texshop?

I am using Texshop under Lion. I am writing a thesis which contains many chapters as separated files and I use "include" in the main file. In Texshop, one can directly insert reference by ...
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Error using \ref in captions with Tufte and Babel

I am using the tufte-book class. When referencing with \ref within a caption using the babel package I get two errors: "Argument of \@iiminipage has an extra }." and "Paragraph ended before ...
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Collect text in mdframed and print at the bottom of the next page

am trying to collect say fruits mentioned in a page and print them at the bottom of the next page. all text is always enclosed in a frame and the frame can span multiple pages but the collected fruits ...
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Lyx, harvard style reference help

i need to produce the following reference style in Lyx -> (AKAMAI, 2013). i'm Having lots of problems in finding a way to produce the above mentioned reference style. Any help how to achieve this ? ...
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\ref to \label in other document?

I have a repository with one document, but I think of splitting it into two documents, whereas I want to cross-reference from one to eachother. Is there a way, to "rewrite" \ref to automatically ...
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How do you organize an article with multiple aspects?

I am writing a reference manual for a component(a particle system) in our game engine. There are many modules in this system. And each of them has a module type. I can write specifications for every ...
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Mysterious error message regarding missing reference

At the very end of my pdflatex compilation, I get the following error messages: (see the transcript file for additional information)pdfTeX warning (dest): name {theorem.10.2} has been referenced but ...
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Varioref, cleveref and autonum together

I'm trying to mix varioref, cleveref and autonum to have the following behaviors: Automatic adding of reference type (i.e. adding "section" when referencing a section). -> cleveref; Adding the "on ...
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Reference in chapter's name. How does it look?

Have you ever come across to a reference in chapter's name? More precisely, I'm about to use reference to a equation in the name of one appendix - there is no way to describe that particular equation. ...
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Cleveref's \crefrange and mixed equations and subequations

This example doesn't work with the latest version of cleveref. The line Refer to \crefrange{eqa}{eqc}. gives the output: Refer to ?? 1–3. It used to work before. Can anyone explain how to fix it? ...
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Automatically change cref name on non-first mention

I'm using cleveref to make a references in format "img. NN". My university's instructions require to use "img. NN" format on the first reference and to write something like "see img. NN" on the second ...
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Multiple \label commands before \ref

I have tried several approaches to solve my problem but unfortunately none successful yet. I can not find documentation mentioning how to solve this particular case. My problem is that I am using a ...
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Is there a label for \part to use with \autoref?

If I write: \chapter{}\label{chap:name1} I can write: See it in the \autoref{chap:name1}. But what about the parts? \part{}\label{?:name2} So I could write: See it in the \autoref{?:name2}. ...
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external reference with lyx

I am attempting to reference labels in an external LyX document. I have found how to do this using the xr package in .tex files. However, I see no way of doing this in LyX without having to export to ...
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Different labels pointing to the same object

I have the following code (an MWE) which creates two A4 pages, each with one figure which is composed of three subfigures. On the second page there are also two references: one to a subfigure of the ...
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The reference section does not appear at the end of my document

I am writing my first LaTeX document. Whenever I view it as a PDF file, the reference section does not appear where I want it to be (at the end of my document), instead it appears in between the ...
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Displaying text from current page on the next page

I am trying to place text in the footer of the next page. That is i have a question environment which defines the question and its solution but i want the solution to be displayed at the end of the ...
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Reference to the name of subequations

I have a formulation that consists of several subequations that I would like to refer to as a formulation and as individual equation in my article. Right now I have this: \usepackage{hyperref} ...
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Set path for PDF and PPTX files in appendix

I have a separate file for Appendices and include it in my main file with this command\input{./Appendices/AppendixA} Now I want to set path for my files. When I set path in my Appendix.tex file with ...
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Texmaker isn't matching my labels

I'm currently editing a latex file together with a colleague. She's uses technixcenter as editor and I use texmaker 4.1.1. My compiler refuses to match the references with the labes when I insert ...
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Is there such a thing as `\sectionref{}`?

My sections are labeled, for example, as "5.3," where the 5 is the chapter number and the 3 is the section number. Using \ref{} to refer to that section would produce "5.3"; however, I would only like ...
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Referencing wrong appendix in chapter. Should reference A.1 instead references A

My problem is when I reference a piece of document which is in my appendix it states the wrong one in my chapter content. I.e blah blah in 'A'. When it should be 'A.1'. Every document in the appendix ...
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Using math mode in a label

How can one use something like $\mathbb{R}^k$ in a label? I.e. \label{three equivalent properties of $\mathbb{R}^k$}. Currently when I try this I get an error. Here's a MWE: \documentclass[a4 ...
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Why might I not want to set naturalnames and hypertexnames both equal to false in hyperref?

I know from these questions that you can solve a lot of internal linking problems in your PDF by setting naturalnames and hypertexnames both equal to false (naturalnames being set to false by ...
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LaTeX Printing reference identifier along side reference number

I am wondering if it is possible to turn on (or create) a feature that would cause all reference numbers to be printed with the variable name that defines that reference? For instance: ...
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How to refer theorem of different directory?

My thesis contains several chapters, which I have named like Chapter1, Chapter2 etc. Each of these chapters have a separate folder which contains its files. All these chapters are contained in a main ...
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Hyperlink between footnote mark (left after an author's name) and footnote text

I use \thanks{} to leave a footnote after an author's name. What I would like is that, when the reader clicks on the footnote mark, s/he be automatically taken to the associated footnote. Is that ...
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How to delete web links from references in Gost style?

I need to remove web links like DOI and Pubmed from litterature references produced in Gost style. What functions and lines of code are responsible for that? Reference looks like: Weyn, B. ...
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Label of figure in a for loop

I am adding figures to my TeX file using the following code: \foreach \paramA in {a,b,c} { \foreach \paramB in {1,2,3} { \begin{figure} \addOneImage{pathToImage/imageName_\paramA_batch\paramB.png} ...
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Citation in externalized pgfplots

I have a few \cite commands in my pgfplots which are not being displayed properly when externalization in on. As soon as you turn off the externalization, the references will be displayed correctly. ...
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How do I reference supplementary files such as tables in Excel format?

Some of the information I need to include in my thesis are extremely long tables that will only be provided in the digital copy as supplementary files, most likely in Excel's XLS format or similar. ...
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Refrange in \ref Endash

I am just a beginner in Latex, I am facing a problem in Ref Range, Here is the Latex document content \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \caption{Figure 1.\label{figa}} ...
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AUCTeX/RefTeX, the `import` package and cross reference

Today I switched to the import package with the hope that it will simplify the management of the files of my text. It surely did that, but.... It broke RefTex in emacs. Now, I cannot lookup my labels ...
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latex problem while converting into pdf

\documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{a4wide} \usepackage[colorlinks,linkcolor=blue,citecolor=red]{hyperref} \usepackage{natbib} \usepackage{float} ...
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\detailref or \autoref without pagenumber when on same page?

I'm looking for a way to use \detailref or \autoref with pagenumber output, but only where necessary. The pagenumber shall be suppressed when the reference target is on the same page. How do I do ...
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Can the navigation headbar link to a specific frame in the section, rather than the first one?

When clicking on a section title in the navigation bar, I arrive quite naturally on the first slide of that section. But when this slide is e.g. a bullet list with pauses between the items, I would ...