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makebst 'initial error'

I'm trying to make a customized bibliography style, and I have downloaded makebst. I open the makebst.tex file in my TeXMaker-editor, and press LaTeX (F2) to compile. But then I get this error: ! ...
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Error message when trying to 'latex makebst'

In trying to create a customized bibliography style, I have attempted to run the command latex makebst (and alternatively tex makebst) but to no avail. Instead, I get the following error message: ...
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Option clash for package adjustbox [duplicate]

Problem: I am getting the error message Option clash for package adjustbox. and am wondering what could be wrong? Any advice how to figure out which of the other packages are generating this error? ...
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Weird citation error for a specific entry [duplicate]

I am pretty new to Latex but I thought it would be better to write my bachelors thesis in latex than in word... its pretty easy to look up the main parts for latex but I'm at my wit's end: A specific ...
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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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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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Package fontenc Error: Encoding file `eu2enc.def' not found

I got this error while running my tex file in XeLaTeX. For recovering this i install fonts by running following code : sudo apt-get install texlive-full sudo apt-get install ...
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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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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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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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the memory dump file could not be found

I'm using MiKTex on Windows 8. Using the simplest tex file would bring about the error. pdflatex.exe: the memory dump file could not be found. \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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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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! LaTeX Error: File `adjustbox.sty' not found on Ubuntu 10.04.2

I have install $ sudo apt-get install texlive-full on Ubuntu 10.04.2 but when I run I got this error about adjustbox. ! LaTeX Error: File `adjustbox.sty' not found Is there anyone know how to ...
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TeX capacity memory exceeded error

\caption[$Set\:3$: Intermediate set]{$Set\:3$: Intermediate set; Classical orifice plate ($s3c$); Plate numbers ($s3f(0-3)$); Classical plate,($s3p$).} Is this a wrong caption? Because it is ...
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Fixing JAIR style

According to the Eigenfactor ranking of journals, the Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research (JAIR) is a leading open-access journal in AI. Unfortunately, the JAIR style files are twenty years ...
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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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“Extra }, or forgotten \endgroup” error

Don't understand why this piece won't compile fluently. TeX file as following: \begin{figure} \centering \includegraphics[width=\textwidth]{chapter2/epjb/groups_0.pdf} ...
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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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How to find the error line in a multi file document

How can I find the error line in a multi file document? Usually WinEdt5 goes to the error line when double clicking on an error (at least with single files). When I include files, this is not working ...
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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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tlmgr cannot setup TLPDB

I'm trying to update my installation of texlive 2013 under Ubuntu 13.10. However, I followed the instruction on this answer, but I get an error (running on Debian, switching to user mode!) ...
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proper display but error shows during compile

I havewritten the following code, the display is correct but the texmaker shows errors such us "missing $ inserted" and "display math should end with $$". \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{book} ...
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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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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 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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Error for nomenclature: Paragraph ended before \@@@nomenclature was complete

I am facing the same problem. I always get the the error: ! Paragraph ended before \@@@nomenclature was complete. I am using this nomenclature: \usepackage{ifthen} \usepackage{paralist} ...
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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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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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Error Latex TeX capacity exceeded, sorry [input stack size=5000]

I want to test this template http://students.engr.scu.edu/~sschaeck/latexforthesis/. when i run the makefile i get this error .Please what does it mean this error here the code : ...
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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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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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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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Unknown graphics extension: .1.png

I have a file called xxxx_0.1.png, and want to import it as an image in my document. I am using graphicx with the following command: \includegraphics[width=0.5\textwidth]{images/xxxx_0.1.png} and ...
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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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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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Can't get Glossaries to work (Beginner)

I'm honestly sorry for my stupid question but i just cannot get glossaries to function. I'm constantly reading that I should execute some sort of pearl script where i need a pearl processor or ...
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compile timeout error message in table

I have this table in LaTex and it gives me a compile timeout error message and I don't know why. What is wrong with it? \begin{table}[h] \centering \begin{tabular}{|r|r|r|r|r|} \hline Tipo de sensor ...
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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 ...