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texstudio: automatically close log if no errors

I would like the texstudio message window automatically hides if a compilation finishes without errors. I managed to find the way to do it in some old version, but forgot it now. Could you please ...
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“exsheets”: How to produce a list of questions in two or more columns?

I've come across some problems regarding the exsheets package and the use of multicols. When I try to enclose a series of questions, as seen in the provided example, the columns aren't typesetted as ...
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Question about seemingly random indentations after compiling [closed]

So I have been working on a large, 360+ page document, and after working on a few pages of tables, the tables have begun to indent with no apparent reason. Now I don't consider myself a nooby here, ...
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Why am I getting this “Couldn't load requested aspect” error?

I want to include some Matlab scripts in my thesis. Unfortunately, I can't get listings to work properly. If I try to compile the following code, \documentclass[11pt]{report} \usepackage{listings} ...
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Downdated TeX-Files?

Question: Hey everyone. I tried to install some packages (subfigure/subfig and mcode), but destroyed my whole TeX. I am running Kubuntu 12.04, downloaded the files, created the .sty-Files and put ...
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pdf_tex file not found

I'm trying to include an image (edited in Inkscape) in my document. However, everytime I run the file , it says "File not found". In Inkscape i have saved the document as .pdf and used the latex ...
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“exsheets” package: How to use “chapter-hook” when using \printsolutions[all]?

I'm writing a book which includes exercises spreaded through its chapters. To typeset the exercises I'm using the exsheets package. I want to make an appendix with all the solutions listed per chapter ...
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Strange error when compiling in texmakerE

Recently I've started getting a weird error in Texmaker I can't understand. To make it worse, it seems to disappear at the slightest change. On the good side, it doesn't prevent compilation. On the ...
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\input problem 'missing $' 'extra }'

I'm writing my thesis and I'm stuck on a problem \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[brazil]{babel} \input{./inc/Intro/intro.tex} When compiling I get tons of "Missing $", "Missing {", ...
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MnSymbol fails with `\mathcal`?

Let me first give you this minimal example: \documentclass[11pt]{minimal} \usepackage[retainmissing, abx]{MnSymbol} \usepackage{fontspec} \begin{document} \[ \mathcal{ABC 123} \] \end{document} ...
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BibLatex warning as below. Any clue? Thanks [closed]

Here is what I want to accomplish, i.e., apa-style citation \usepackage{babel} \usepackage{csquotes} \usepackage[style=apa]{biblatex} \DeclareLanguageMapping{american}{american-apa} But I received ...
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Compiling multiple tex files into a single file

I was writing my masters' thesis using Latex and have written 4 chapters in 4 different .tex files. Now I wish to combine all these chapters into a single .pdf file. For this I wrote a main .tex file ...
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Table formatting error extra alignment tab

\begin{table}{ht} \begin{tabular}{|cc|} \hline 10g & Tryptone // 5g & Yeast extract // 5g & NaCl // 10g & Agar // 1ml & Ampicllin (100ng/ml) /hline \end{tabular} ...
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How to debug the “Argument of \XC@definec@lor has an extra }” error in Foreach statement? [duplicate]

First, I draw three nodes each of which has three parts. Everything is OK. The code and the image are as follows. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[]{tikz} ...
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pdflatex error: I can't find file `../6001mac'

I run into this error when I try to use pdflatex to compile a tex file. I got the file from this site: http://mitpress.mit.edu/sicp/psets/ps1/readme.html If it matters, I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 and ...
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How can I use \centerdot while defining type of bullet?

The problem: I get an undefined control sequence error when trying to define the bullet type of the second-level items. I'm using: \renewcommand{\labelitemii}{$\centerdot$} Notes: I've read in ...
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Error message for incomplete fonts? [closed]

Can I get TeX (and particularly LuaTeX) issue an error when a font does not contain a glyph of the required type (roman, italic, etc.) for a character in the document being processed? A particular ...
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How to see errors and warnings in WinEdt

I am writing my thesis and I want to check my warnings and errors. How I can run pdf by command prompt ? I want to see my errors and warnings.
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\newcommand for tabular entries using keyval

I am trying to define a command for tabular entries using keyval. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{keyval} \makeatletter \define@key{tabularEntryKeys}{a}[\dots]{#1 & } ...
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\begin{document} ended by \end{figure}

I have this error when I try to insert a figure, even if I insert just the \begin{figure} \end{figure} with nothing inside. What might be happening? I use the following packages: ...
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undefined control sequence in latex

I snippet of my code is presented here.I do not understand why I'm getting the error undefined control sequence.I have also included the package amsmath. \subsection{Logistic Regression} \noindent ...
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`edge quotes mid` TikZ issue

When I render this with LuaLaTex: \documentclass[border=4mm]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{graphdrawing,graphs} \usegdlibrary{layered,trees,circular,force} \begin{document} \tikz ...
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why do I get 'Undefined control sequence' for KOMAoptions?

I am trying to include A3 pages in an A4 LaTeX document (following this answer) but get the following when I run pdflatex: Chapter 1. [1{/var/lib/texmf/fonts/map/pdftex/updmap/pdftex.map}] [2] ! ...
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Error Updating TexShop

I am currently running TeXShop Version 2.47 on OSX 10.9.2, and whenever I click TeXShop > Check for Updates, I receive the message "An error occurred in retrieving update information. Please try ...
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texlive debian package error

Can anybody answering why the error - Encoding file `utf8enc.def' not found is? 111.tex input file : \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[utf8]{fontenc} ...
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Problem with an environment definition

I know it is an easy and quite specific request but I've been on it all day and I cannot really understand what's wrong! \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Compilation issue regarding ragged2e.sty

I'm trying to compile a tex file for my thesis and I keep getting a persistent error: [LaTeX] finished with exit code 1 /usr/share/texmf/tex/latex/ms/ragged2e.sty:144:Undefined control sequence ...
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Hyperref package is causing error message

I am trying to typeset my document, but the including the hyperref package gives me the following error: The required file tex\latex\url\url.sty is missing. Now my problem can probably be ...
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Problem with using tikZ in Texmaker

I seem unable to use any TikZ command in TeXmaker. Whenever I use such command, I get the following error: ! LaTeX Error: File `tikz.sty' not found. Type X to quit or <RETURN> to proceed,or ...
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\subsection{AAA \Rey } error in beamer

My MWE is \documentclass[presentation]{beamer} \let\Tiny\tiny \usepackage{hyperref} \usetheme{Berkeley} \newcommand\Rey{\mbox{\textit{Re}}} \begin{document} \section{A section} ...
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Problem with pgfplots/pgfkeys: “I do not know the key '/tikz/use units'”

Problem in short: I'm using pgfplots but I can't use units in the labels. I tried this minimal example (from http://pgfplots.sourceforge.net/gallery.html) and get an error message: ...
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How to activate Autocomplete

I just downloaded TeXmaker and found, that my autocomplete does not work. Do I have to configure it? And if so, how? Thank you for the information!
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recover or prevent disaster from happening?

I love to use Latex but as a new comer, I have encountered the following silly problem a few times: I push a key pad accidentally, and the next time I try to pdf the tex file, it says .... or the ...
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\lstlistoflistings causing error

my problem is, I added some listings to my Tex document. On the first run everything went fine and all was shown. After the second rerun, it does not compile anymore. Error: !Paragraph ended before ...
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TeXstudio error

I'm using TeXstudio IDE. I'm currently facing a problem in the first page of presentation. The IDE throws an error saying the image is not found. The code as follows: \title{\textbf{Design, ...
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Newenvironment wrapper around widetable

I'm trying to create a custom environment figs based on widetable, using \newenvironment. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{widetable} ...
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Mysterious Undefined control sequence errors

I am using the texlive distribution on Ubuntu 14.04 and use the Texmaker IDE. I implement latex using the quickstart function configured to pdflatex -> bibtex -> pdflatex -> pdflatex -> View pdf ...
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Biblatex sentence case and math mode not working together

Short version: how can I get maths/subscripts working with title case in biblatex without errors? This question and its answer describe making sentence case titles using biblatex (handy when your ...
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biblatex debugging

Background: Something I did recently has caused me to get loads of "missing { inserted" errors when I compile after running biber, as pdflatex typesets the bibliography. It's not as many as one per ...
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TeX capacity exceeded + Semantics package [closed]

I get the following error: ! TeX capacity exceeded, sorry [input stack size=5000]. \do #1#2#3->\mathcode `#1 ="8000 l.14 ..._{1}\; a_{2} -> v_{2}}{a_{1} - a_{2} -> v} ! ...
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Missing $ inserted

When I use this code I get the ! Missing $ inserted.<inserted text>$ R and ! Missing $ inserted.<inserted text>$ \bottomrule errors on the 3rd and 4th last lines. How can I fix my code so ...
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pagebackref showing an error in article preparation

I am getting an error while using pagebackref=true. When I dont use pagebackref=true, the program works as expected. This is Central European Journal of Computer Science article. Is there any other ...
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question regarding comment section{\usepackage{rotating}}

My program is showing error at 1.29 line section{\usepackage{rotating}}. What should i do? my code is \documentclass[12pt]{report} ...
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LaTeX Error: File `scrextend.sty' not found

I got this error when compiling: "" ! LaTeX Error: File `scrextend.sty' not found. Type X to quit or to proceed, or enter new name. (Default extension: sty) Enter file name: "" It was alright, ...
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carriage return symbol, new command

When I define this: \newcommand{\return}{\raisebox{1.2pt}{\setlength{\fboxsep} {2pt}\ovalbox{$\hookleftarrow$} }} In output compiler types: Undefined control sequence. <argument> ...
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Automatically highlight undefined references

Is there a way to force LaTeX to automatically change the formatting of the ?? that gets typeset in place of an undefined reference? For example, can one make LaTeX draw a yellow "highlight" ...
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Cleverref does not use default language after \foreignlanguage

I have the following code: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} % PACKAGES \usepackage[english,ngerman]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{varioref} \usepackage{hyperref} ...
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When using the accents package: underaccent greek symbol in caption of a table gives error

I am using the accents package to place a bar under math symbols. This works very well when using it in equations, and also in normal text (obviously still in the math environment $...$). However, ...
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Eqnarray nested matrices produces alignment error

I wrote the following equation array. \begin{eqnarray} w_{0} & < & 1 \\ w^{m}_{i} & = & \left \{ \begin{matrix} w_{0} & i = 0 \\ ...
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Cleveref displays ?? 3.2.2 instead of the correct reference name

I'm trying to use cleverref for my references but up to now it does not work for me. Currently my setup looks like this: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} % PACKAGES ...