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Undefined control sequence error with \includegraphics

\documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \date{25/07/2016} \begin{document} 4541 \includegraphics[scale = 1]{poi.eps} \end{document} It gives error as below ./test1.tex:9:...
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The error “there is no line to end here” when using \\~\\ or \newline

When I want to have a space between lines I use \\~\\ or \newline For example Hello this is an example \\~\\ Goodbye I get the error there is no line to end here. What am I doing ...
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PDFTextify fails to create pdf file in WinEdt 6.0

Currently I am trying to use a latex class which is made by my university for writing dissertations. But the problem is that at the end, WinEdt 6.0 fails to create the pdf file. It seems it cannot ...
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matlab2tikz Invalid Code (13x) [on hold]

I have a question or rather a significant problem with matlab2tikz. When I insert the resulting tikz file into my document and try to compile a get a large number of ! Invalid code (13x), should be ...
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Missing \begin{document} and undefined control sequence for a custom CV class

I am in the process of writing my own class for CV/Resume purposes, with the help of this website. However, when I compile cv.tex I get an error of undefined control sequence and also a missing \...
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Trying to understand how \@cdr…\@nil works in relation to \expandafter

I am trying to define a macro \@ifnextchars with three arguments, the first argument being a list of characters, which expands to either the second or the third argument depending on whether one of ...
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Compile error with catchfilebetweentags

I tried to test the package catchfilebetweentags with the following minimal example, but get a compile error. What's wrong here and how to fix it? Contents of catch_main.tex \documentclass{article}% ...
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I can't get rid of this errors. I use TexMaker (linux)

! Font T1/cmr/m/n/10=ecrm1000 at 10.0pt not loadable: Metric (TFM) file not found.<to be read again>relax \fontencoding\encodingdefault\selectfont ! Package babel Error: Unknown option `spanish'...
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Texmaker is Not installing?

I am getting Error while installing Texmaker in ubantu 14.04. Error is Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done E: Unable to locate package ...
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! TeX capacity exceeded, sorry [save size=50000]

I am working in a large spreadsheet using spreadtab package. The spreadsheet is basically a billing list with individual prices; quantities and total price for all items. Even with a high number of ...
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Problems using the fontspec package compiled with the XeLatex option

I'm new using Latex and I'm trying using the fontspec package: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \begin{document} Hello world! \end{document} I used to compile the XeLaTeXand the ...
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! LaTeX Error: Two \documentclass or \documentstyle commands

I had made below tex file which include different tex files. Latex code of the file is: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[print,nopanel]{pdfscreen} %\begin{print} \usepackage{lipsum}% http://ctan....
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Key property is unknown

i just updated my Linux distro (Linux Mint 17.3 -> Linux Mint 18) and from TeX Live 2014 to 2016. I have a (large) selfmade documentclass writte in LaTeX3. Now I tried to compile a document using my ...
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Latex errors with \begin{theorem}

I am trying to create a new theorem in a tex document, but I keep getting an error. Here is the code I am currently using \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \...
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Undefined control sequence “ibnameprefix {de}\isdot \ifprefchar” [closed]

I'm sorry if this question is vague, but I have no idea how to phrase it otherwise. I'm compiling a large scientific paper and am encountering the following error on compiling: [65] [66] [67] ! ...
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Class moderncv: renewcommand makecvtitle results in undefined control sequence error

This question relates to another one asked here a few years ago. The goal back then was to set the contact details below the name in a classic cv made with moderncv. I simply tried to copy the code: ...
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What causes the problem when compiling a displayed equation with \overbrace and \underbrace?

$$ \left( \begin{array}{c} m+n\\ m \end{array} \right) = \frac{(m+n)!}{m!n!} = \frac{\overbrace{(m+n)(m+n-1)\cdots(n+1)}^\mbox{$m$ factors}}{\underbrace{m(m-1)\cdots 1}_\mbox{$m$ factors}} $$ I am ...
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Compile Error (tableofcontenents, maketitle) [closed]

I'm trying to compile this file: \documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{book} \usepackage{doc} \usepackage[italian]{babel} \begin{document} \pagestyle{headings} \author{Me} \title{Test} \date{\today} \...
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Are m column type and makecell incompatible?

In preparing answer to question I was surprised that this MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage{array,makecell} \renewcommand\theadfont{\bfseries\normalsize} \begin{document} \begin{table} ...
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How can we make a \multicolumn row the same as the others?

How can we make the first row, which uses \multicolumn, to look the same as the second row? \begin{table}[H] \caption{Pronombres personales.} \label{tab:personales} \centering \begin{tabular}{| >...
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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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Error 1 (driver return code) — Works on old computer but not new one

I have MikTex 2.9.6022 and TeXMaker 4.5 installed on three different machines. All updated to the latest win10 build of 1511. I have two older machines that I have used for years and my resume ...
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How print error or warning messages in the main document with LaTeX without using TeX code?

I simply want to print out some warning and error messages in some cases. I only find solutions using TeX-code (makeatletter...) or inside package code (\PackageError). For the latter one I wasn't ...
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character ö with gfsartemisia-euler

I am using gfsartemisia-euler and I would like to use ö but intead I get something strange. MWE \documentclass[a4paper,openright,12pt]{book} \usepackage[a4paper, total={165mm, 240mm}]{geometry} \...
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tcolorbox: Breakable option not working

I am currently trying to write a roadmap for my master thesis, with a nice design. I want to use multiple tcolorbox boxes for each chapter and stack them. The boxes should break at the end of each ...
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Isotopes module with chemmacros [closed]

I'm trying to use the Isotopes module in chemmacrospackage but it doesn't work. My preamble has: \usepackage{chemmacros} and my documment itself: \isotope{28,Si}. I'm using the version 5.7a of ...
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Pseudo code errors in LaTeX

Can you correct my code plz ? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage[noend]{algpseudocode} \begin{document} \begin{algorithm} \caption{Algorithme Branch \&...
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LYx 2.2. (Cannot view the file pdf)

I get this error when trying to view the file: The external program pdflatex finished with an error ... check the logs. (I am using LyX 2.2.0 Windows 7)
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I can't export LaTeXiT equation to pdf with outlined fonts

I recently updated to the new version of MacTeX and now LaTeXiT is giving me problems. I normally export the symbols as "PDF with outlined fonts" and just drag/drop them in Illustrator, but now when I ...
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Trouble with displayquote and page numbers for citations

I have a problem trying to get a citekey to work properly in a blockcitation. I have a nested file setup via the subfiles package and using csquotes to generate the block quote as follows: In the ...
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Lots of Errors Trying to Create Invoice

I will preface this by saying I do know there is an invoice package. It wasn't working with my setup and I wished to have a little more customization. So, in order to replicate that package I created ...
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How to fix this error? [duplicate]

[* MWE ADDED AT BOTTOM *] I need help understanding the error I am getting on the line with only }. They are marked below...While it doesn't affect anything when I compile it, I would like to fix it,...
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Stack error using commands in argument

I want to add figures into my dissertation, and alot of them will have the same need to be cropped. So I wanted to use the trim function of includegraphics. However, because the number of figures will ...
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LaTeX compilation problem [duplicate]

I am getting this while trying to compile literally my first document This is pdfTeX, Version 3.14159265-2.6-1.40.16 (TeX Live 2015) (preloaded format=latex) restricted \write18 enabled. entering ...
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Error in creating AMA style references

I am a very beginner in LaTeX trying to generate references using style AMA (American Medical Association) and here is sample code. UM.bib contains reference p1. \documentclass[11pt]{article} \...
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Questions about TEX when I try to Constuct a tablet

Excuse ME, when I try to construct a tablet in LaTeX, I got the following error message: !Missing \endgroup inserted. <inserted text> \endgroup 1.141 &...
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How to define a href-like command?

I'm trying to make an \href-like command that will color its text. The one I made breaks when the URL has #. I tried the solution in here, but it still doesn't work. \documentclass{article} \...
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File ended while scanning use of \textit. \include{Chapters/Chapter Two}

The code was working properly, so suddenly this error: "File ended while scanning use of \textit. in \include{Chapters/Chapter Two} During the text, I revised all \textit{} and haven't ...
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What is wrong with resizebox usage

Does anyone know why this is giving me errors? \begin{center} \resizebox{10cm}{7cm}{ \begin{tabular}{ | p{1cm} | p{1cm} | p{1cm} | p{1cm} |} \hline $n$ & $b(n)$ & $l(n)$ & $p(...
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Use pdfinterwordspaceon with pdflatex from MiKTeX on Windows

In Text copied from pdf is missing spaces with newtxtext, I have found out that I want to use \pdfinterwordspaceon, which is available as of TeX Live 2014, for example. I, however, am using MiKTeX (...
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bm package doesn't work [duplicate]

I'm using lualatex 0.95 and up-to-date bm package. Before updating lualatex, I could always use \bm{} but I can't use it any longer. Compile seems to go with no problem. Here is the code. \...
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pageslts error : Label `pagesLTS.<scheme>.local' shall be overriddenalthough it does not yet exist

With the pageslts package, I get the 3 following errors: ! Package undolabl Error: Label `pagesLTS.roman.local' shall be overridden although it does not yet exist. See the undolabl package ...
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parser error : Extra content at the end of the document…citekey is the culprit [closed]

I was working on a thesis documentation.....I just added some double-dash signs so it would be readable when printed and I edited the contents in tex file. I didn't touch the bib file because I ...
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Im getting an Undefined Control Sequence with BibTex [closed]

I made this work again, the undefined control sequence with \begin was because my old file was somehow corrupted I think. I copied the main files and switched to biber. Now my setup is finally working ...
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Tikz Error: ERROR ‘Dimension too large’

In answer of the question Origin and formation to the ERROR ‘Dimension too large’ is given only a hint, how the problem can be solved with package fp. Please could someone give a working solution, ...
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“Fatal error occurred, no output PDF file produced!” - Kile jumps straight to my .aux file

As stated in the question, trying to produce a pdf, results in the above error, and Kile (my editor of choice) opens a new tab with the aux file. If I look at myfile.log, it ends with the following (...
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Error message: ! File ended while scanning use of \language@active@arg"

the rest of the message is: \par \input{tex/discussion} The setup for this structure: \documentclass[norsk]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[norsk]{babel} \usepackage{parskip} \begin{...
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How do I avoid pdflatex error in TexMaker? [closed]

I'm new to TeX. I've downloaded TexMaker and trying to run "Quick Build" after simple code written. But I get that pdflatex-related error. Since my settings in "Options" -> "Configure Texmaker" -> "...
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ERRORS Inserting a new theorem

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{book} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{bm} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{...