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“[name path=]” causes document to not finish compiling

I want to plot the area between two functions. On one machine it compiles nicely, on the other one it hangs. Code: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepgfplotslibrary{groupplots, ...
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Newline in caption in amsart

This answer (http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/48313/38588) explains how to eliminate the error from a newline inside a caption for a figure. However, this does not work when using the amsart document ...
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Installation error

I am trying to install MiKTeX but I get this error: An error occurred: source file: Libraries\MiKTeX\Extractor\CabExtractor.cpp source line: 506 message: The file could not be extracted. ...
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.tex write permission error - how do I fix this? [on hold]

Whenever I try to run/save my .tex file in Texmaker on a Linux OS, I get the error message, "The file could not be saved. Please check if you have write permission." How do I fix this error?
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Times new roman and bm in beamer

Here's the MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{siunitx} \usepackage{newtxtext,newtxmath} \usepackage{bm} \begin{document} \end{document} Everything works with documentclass report. ...
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Asymptote error in plain_Label.asy

I'm trying to compile the Asymptote script fig0090.asy from http://www.piprime.fr/files/asymptote/graph3/index.html by running asy fig0090.asy in the command line but I get the error ...
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Error Message - Undefined control sequence

I am using the Overleaf web site to put together an article, and this uses this code. I am getting the error I posted below and have not idea what to, any help would be great, not sure why even need ...
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TeX capacity exceeded, sorry [input stack size=5000]. Error on \maketitle

I'm getting the error, and it is because of the following definition of "\maketitle", but I cannot figure out which part is incorrect. \def\maketitle{\par \begingroup ...
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Undefined control sequence - Math mode, \hat

I received a LyX file from my friend and when I tried to compile it, LyX showed me this these errors. I have no idea what is going on. Hope you can help me out, thanks a lot. Update: Here is the ...
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What does this error mean?

This is my first attempt in using Tex and I am already drafting my Thesis in this, but so far so good. However, I have lately encountered this error, and I cannot figure out what this means... help ...
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Missing number, treated as zero. \ldf@finish\CurrentOption file English.ldf

i will need your precious help. I am doing my final report for my school and i am writing in LaTeX. I want to write it in greek and i am using babel package. But when i complile it, display the title ...
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LaTeX Error: There's no line here to end. with \maketitle

I'm begginer in Latex and I get this error when I compile my file LaTeX Error: There's no line here to end. following is the code that I used : \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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Error Missing $ inserted [duplicate]

\textbf{54.Consider the operations \\ f(X,Y,Z)=X$'$YZ+XY$'$+Y$'$Z$'$ and g(X,Y,Z)=X$'$YZ+X$'$YZ$'$ + XY }\\ Which one of the following is correct?\\ (A) Both \{f\} and \{g\} are functionally ...
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Error Missing { inserted

\textbf{47.Consider the following relations:\\ \includegraphics[width=120mm]{Image6.png}\\ Consider the following SQL query.\\ SELECT S.Student$_$Name, sum (P.Marks)\\ FROM Student S,Performance P\\ ...
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pages are only 1/4the compiled

first of all, I occasionally work with latex and I am not an expert. Recently I started on a new document, however when I tried to compile it only 1/4the of the page was compiled (the upper left ...
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Errors in align environment

The following block of code comes up with 10 errors. \begin{align} \|\tau(\textbf{x})-\tau(\textbf{y})\| &= \|\textbf{x}-\textbf{y}\| \\ \|\tau(\textbf{x})-\tau(\textbf{y})\|^2 &= ...
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How to avoid overfull error with url package?

Here is sample code: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{book} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{classicthesis} \usepackage{url} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} ...
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How can I make LaTex typeset a PDF regardless of an error?

When LaTex encounters an error in the .tex window (source) it reports the error in the console when I hit 'typeset' but does NOT produce a PDF. This is particularly distressing when I'm 40 pages into ...
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How to add packages in tikz using R

I wrote the following commands in R to generate a picture. However, the y-axis label is missing as the picture below shows. There seems to be some error in ylab="$\\ln \\mathbb V ...
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“makeglossaries: Invalid argument” without any arguments

I have a MikTeX installation on a Windows 7, and just downloaded and installed ActiveState Perl to be able to run the makeglossaries script. Unfortunately, something is wrong, since even trying to ...
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Double subscript error in align

What's the reason for the double superscript error? \nabla = \frac{\partial}{\partial r} \hat{\textbf{\r}} + \frac{1}{r} \frac{\partial}{\partial \phi} \hat{\textbf{\phi}} + ...
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How can I continue using both pageslts and tikz?

A recent update to my TeX Live installation appears to have given rise to an incompatibility between two packages: pageslts and tikz. The following document does not compile: \documentclass{article} ...
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List of the most common causes and solutions to bugs compiling bibliographies in TeX

I start using the Texmaker on my home PC, when I try to run my files I get an error message from this type: INFO - This is biber 0.9.2 INFO - Logfile is 'bibertest.blg' FATAL - Cannot find control ...
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errors faced in LLNCS template

\documentclass[runningheads,a4paper]{llncs} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{epstopdf} \usepckage{url} \urldef{\mailsa}\path|{alfred.hofmann, ursula.barth, ingrid.haas, frank.holzwarth,| ...
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Problem faced in mainmatter

\documentclass[runningheads,a4paper]{llncs} and I am facing problem as undefined control sequence \mainmattr
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Annote field causing biblatex error

I have a bibliography entry that causes an error. @incollection{Ursoiu2013Economic-effici, Annote = {% 2015-06-17 The article focuses on the concept of "good administration", reforms around this ...
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biblatex date string not defined with Greek and autolang=other

In answering this question I discovered some strange interaction between the greek language setting and setting the autolang option of biblatex to other. As you can see from the output, the month ...
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Too many unprocessed floats. [duplicate]

I have arround 20 images scan copy of my work book. I want to make a pdf by them. But during insert of these file I am getting the error "Too many unprocessed floats". For some number of image file ...
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epstpdf package acting funny?

When I compile a test.tex file, I can immediately generate a nice handsome pdf. This happens only when there is no test.pdf file. So when I try to compile again, it seems to take about 50 or so times ...
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Issue with hyperref and appendix packages

I can't use both (hyperref and appendix) packages together. When I try to compile my code with these two packages, the following errors arise: This is my MWE: \documentclass{book} ...
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No PDF viewer installed error with LyX

Recently I reinstalled LyX under Windows 10. Even though I have installed foxit reader, I get a pop up message in preview that it says: "No PDF viewer is installed. Please install a PDF viewer such ...
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Error when >9 affiliations are added in PNAS (pnastwo.cls) LaTeX template

I ran into the following error when attempting to add more than 9 affiliations in the author list using the pnastwo.cls PNAS LaTeX template file (available here: ...
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! File ended while scanning use of \textbf

I'm new to LaTeX and am building a math research poster. I keep getting the error message: ! File ended while scanning use of \textbf .<inserted text>\par<> ProjectionMatricesPoster.texI ...
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context fails due to no return code

Running Fedora22 here, I have cloned https://github.com/mszep/pandoc_resume.git to give it a try and ran make. It fails with the context command: $ context resume.tex mtx-context | run 1: ...
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Errors occur after adding \tableofcontents [duplicate]

Let us consider the following LaTeX code: \documentclass[12pt,twoside,a4paper]{book} \usepackage[left=.45in,right=.45in,top=.6in,bottom=.6in,headheight=14.5pt]{geometry}% To resize page margin ...
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Conflict with glossaries package

I was using the glossaries package without problem but now I'm receiving an error that I can't understand. I going to reduce my code as much as possible, sorry if it is not short enough. Main File: ...
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Integral symbol in Lyx yields errors

I get errors when trying to use the integral math symbol in Lyx document using the report class. I am usig LyX Version 2.1.3. Code and errors below: #LyX 2.1 created this file. For more info see ...
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Bug or feature of floats mechanism

If I type $\section{Second section}$ or \begin{enumerate} \item first bla bla \item second bla bla $\item last bla bla$ \end{enumerate} I get the error message ! Missing $ inserted... or ! LaTeX ...
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Unexpected latex error: Text line contains an invalid character

My latex started showing this error: Error | line 3|! Text line contains an invalid character. out of nowhere. Actually, it shows 100 of this errors, all in the same line. I started to investigate ...
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Change structure of itemize/enumerate

I have the following code, which runs and formats nicely. \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{book} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{classicthesis} ...
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Undefined Control Sequence \institute

I'm new to LaTeX and I'm using a template provided by Springer. I'm running their default template known as author.tex and I'm provided an error message that says \institute is an undefined control ...
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why lualatex gives erorr “Too many open files” but pdflatex does not on same latex file?

Using TL 2015 on Linux. I have a latex file which includes graphics, all in pdf format. All the images are included using the call ...
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Accessing value in forloop

This code is not compiling and creates an error "Missing number, treated as zero". \newcounter{x} \forloop{x}{0}{\value{x} < 5}{ value is \value{x} \\ } How can the value of x be printed ...
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using framed within itemize or enumerate

I have the following code: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{book} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{classicthesis} \usepackage{hyperref} ...
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Error when putting code for setting figure side by side

I'm new in LaTeX and trying to help my friend to fix her document. I use Texmaker 4.1.1. The LaTeX code of her document is as follows Main Document: (Main Document.tex) ...
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'undefined control sequence' in beamer [closed]

Can you please check out the following code for me? \documentclass[aspectratio=169]{beamer} \mode<beamer>{% \usetheme{CambridgeUS} } \title{\textbf{MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMIC POISEUILLE FLOW OF ...
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Bibliography not compiling 10

Does anyone solve the following problem, finally? Beforehand thank you! Thesis_Final_ps_11142012a.blg This is BibTeX, Version 0.99c (TeX Live 2009/Debian) The top-level auxiliary file: ...
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Why am I getting “\dictumrule undefined.” or “Undefined control sequence. \dictumrule” error?

I realize this is a bit specific, but this is the only KOMA-Script command that has consistently produced an error, and it's driving me nuts because I can't find a solution anywhere (and I'm usually ...
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Undefined control sequence using tcolorbox in TOC

I get an toc error when I use the tcolorbox for getting a grey background in the contentline of the Parts. Despite the error, the pdf is created correctly. Undefined control sequence. \contentsline ...
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(error) \tightlist (converting .md file into .pdf using pandoc)

I was converting 'lecture1.md' file I made via Rstudio into 'lecture1.pdf' using Pandoc at Mac Terminal. and I got this error message : ! Undefined control sequence. <recently read> \tightlist ...