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I get this error when compiling my file : line 154. text line contains an invalid character . I have no idea where to find the file .aux

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Compilation probleme

Hi I am using TeXmaker and I got this error during compilation ! LaTeX Error: File ccmap.sty not found.
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Problems Installing MikTeX on Linux [closed]

I am trying to install MiKTeX on Linux Mint following this guide. Unfortunately, I get an error message after executing the command: cmake -G "Unix Makefiles" Here is the output: CMake Error at ...
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missing accented characters lualatex in texlive2016

If I process the following beamer class with lualatex (texlive 2016), the Á charactert is missing in the output pdf, but í appears correctly. This problem is not showing with laulatex of texlive 2015. ...
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Is it ok to load a package twice (as long as no extra options are given)?

In Loading package twice with \RequirePackage causes "option clash" and Loading a package more than once we see that a package can be loaded multiple times, as long as no options or no ...
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Permission denied: path="C/program Files/MiKTeX 2.9\doc/bibitex/apalike/apalike.doc

While installing MiKTeX this error is coming: Permission denied: path="C/program Files/MiKTeX 2.9\doc/bibitex/apalike/apalike.doc My OS version is Windows 7 Ultimate and I downloaded complete ...
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cm - illegal unit of measure in tabular?

I wanted to created a table and I get an illegal unit of measure error, but I use cm, which works great normally.... I don't know why but sometimes I get this error and sometimes it works great... \...
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Label `split of ad' multiply defined

I’m receiving the following warning in Line 1: Label split of ad multiply defined. I don't know what it means since in line 1 there is only \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article}
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Locate the file generating a compilation error from terminal output

Consider the following files: test1.tex: \documentclass{article} \input{test2} \begin{document} Hello \end{document} test2.tex: \usepackage{badpak} In MikTeX with: pdflatex -interaction=...
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Undefined control sequence \Elsif

The below code is giving me the error: "Undefined control sequence.l.36 \Elsif {$ -3 <=$ polarity of $car_dictionary[fd] < -2 $}:" in multiple else if case in latex. Please help me ...
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transparent package not working in LaTeX

I've been working on a document which involves the transparent package. It compiles fine with pdfLaTeX, but when I try bare LaTeX (I want to get a DVI file) it generates an Undefined control sequence ...
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A macro that processes and hides text?

I'm writing a solutions manual for a text. Some of the solutions are only supposed to be visible to the instructor, so I've written a macro \newcommand{\instructor}[1]{} which hides its argument. ...
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Biblatex and Beamer and IEEE problems [duplicate]

I am not entirely sure if this is unique to the beamer class, but I am running into a plethora of errors with a variety of biblatex commands when I use the ieee style (I am relatively sure that it's a ...
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\bbl@main@language error in biblatex

Here is a simple document: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[% backend = biber, bibstyle = biblatex-sp-unified, ]{biblatex} \addbibresource{test.bib} \begin{document} \cite{test} \...
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! Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:‐ not set up for use with LaTeX

I am using BibTex for referencing and when I added a new reference I got the following error message: ! Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:‐ not set up for use with LaTeX., which seems to occur ...
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Latex can't find tabularx even though it's installed [closed]

Description of Problem When I use latexmk to compile a project to PDF I get the following error: ! LaTeX Error: File `tablularx.sty' not found. I am then prompted to "Enter file name". If I then ...
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\includegraphics from tikzscale spitting out garbled paths

I want to include an external tikz-file scaled to size with tikzscale via its version of \includegraphics. However, on top of the picture a lot of garbled paths appear: It looks like \...
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“! Missing $ inserted.<inserted text>$ \printbibliography[heading=bibintoc]” error

this is my main.tex . I am getting crazy finding where the problem is. Till a couple of hours ago everything was working well because I was putting my hands only on the "Chapter1.tex", included in ...
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Why am I getting the format of the image as caption? [duplicate]

I wrote the following code \begin{center} \includegraphics[width=\textwidth]{Law 2.png} \end{center} The name of the image is Law 2 and its format is png. I cannot get rid of the 2.png which keeps ...
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Texstudio external viewer Error: Could not start the command: “C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe/Reader 11.0/Reader/AcroRd32.exe”

Today just update with TeXstudio 2.11.0 and new Adobe "Acrobat reader DC" AcroRd32. Don't know why now my Texstudio external viewer failed. Shown: Error: Could not start the command: "C:\Program Files ...
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File ended while scanning use of \frac [2] [closed]

The equation I'm trying to write is as follows: The Latex Code I've written is: $\text{I.F.}= \frac{1}{Mk+Nt}= \frac{1}{k \sqrt{t^2+k^2}+kt-kt}= \frac{1}{k\sqrt{t^2+k^2}}$ I keep getting the ...
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Can't compile with BibTeX

I'm creating a document in LaTeX with the bibliography in a separated BibTeX file. When I compile the document without any reference to the bibliography it runs correctly, but when I add references ...
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Error while compiling XeLaTeX document

Have been trying to compile a XeLaTeX document, and have been getting the following error: ! Package ucharcat Error: \Ucharcat is defined in xetex releases from 2015 only The odd thing is that I ...
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Equations not working in beamer

I'm trying to include equations into my beamer presentation, however every time i do it says that it has exited with errors. I have tried using \begin{equation} and \end{equation} and have also ...
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Missing $ inserted in tabular equation environment

Been trying to this lines, but getting the error of Missing $ inserted , \begin{equation} \left \{ \begin{tabular}{ccc} R_{e_1,...,e_k} & when T_{e_1,...,e_k} > 0 & and BEL(R_{e_1,...,e_k}...
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Beamer Presentation compile error

I'm trying to do a presentation doing a Beamer template. I've loaded the following packages: \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{bm} \usepackage{mathtools} \usepackage[utf8]{...
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LaTeX Error: File `../classicthesis.sty' not found

I downloaded a LyX template that uses the style called classicthesis. The file was installed from the 'package manager' as an admin and the classicthesis.sty file is located in the same folder as my ...
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problems on compling multiple tex files [closed]

\begin{minipage}{\linewidth} \vspace{1em} \centering % \label{tab:name} \begin{tabular}{c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c} % \hline t & 1 & 2 & 3 & 4 & ...
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No counter defined error

When I try to compile in my laptop a (synced) tex file wich is perfectly compiling in my desktop computer I get the message: "! LaTeX Error: No counter 'd' defined." I reinstalled and updated MikTeX ...
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LaTeX Error: Option clash for package graphicx [closed]

I have been trying to implement the solution that is mentioned here to solve the error, "Cannot determine size of graphic". However when I want to add \usepackage[dvipdfmx]{graphicx} \usepackage{...
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MiKTeX installation error “Too many open files”

I tried to install MiKTeX 2.9. Some information: OS: Windows 7, Intel i7, 8 GB RAM. MiKTeX install file: setup-2.9.5987.exe Install from: local repository (downloaded first), full install. ...
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How do I fix a Cannot Run error?

So I am trying to preview my Latex file as a pdf, so when I click pdf preview, an warning pops up stating, Cannot run: "C:\Program Files (x86)\Maxthon\Bin\Maxthon.exe" "C:\Users\Joe\Documents\Sample(...
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Not able to compile … Command not started

\documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \chapter{X} \include{X} \end{document} It's not compiling at all. Giving me an error saying - pdflatex -synctex=1 -interaction=...
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Dimension too large when changing y axis mode

I am using tikz to plot a figure in x-y plane, however when I change the y axis mod to logarithmic scale, I face to an error "Dimension too large". I searched in this website, but there were the same ...
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Forcing $ unescaped to error, not use math-mode

I am copying and pasting paragraphs into a LaTeX document from a report that contains frequent $ signs. I would like any unescaped $ to result in an error and perhaps a reminder to escape them. (Math ...
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Using animate package in LyX

I'm trying to add some animations to my beamer presentation. I work with LyX. Today I've donwloaded the animate package, and I wrote, in my LyX preamble, \usepackage{animate} I havent used any of ...
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TIPA problem with the symbol n with right leg

I can type all symbols with the TIPA package but not the n with the right leg. I usually use \textipa{code of the symbol} and it works with all codes I tried in the TIPA manual but not with the \...
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Debugging an error in the enumerate environment linked to {\quote text}

The following is a minimal working example of my document that is giving an error. Whenever I delete or comment out one of the {\quote text} lines, the error goes away. The line that LaTeX says is ...
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Semantic nesting error from underscores with `listings` while `syntax` is loaded

I use XeLaTeX and have TeXLive 2015 installed. I want to use both the listings package for printing code and the syntax package for printing grammars. For code, I also want to expand certain symbols ...
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not showing define colour

\documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage{array, xcolor,graphicx} \usepackage[margin=3cm]{geometry} \usepackage{hyperref} \title{\bfseries\textbf\textit\underline{Anum Naeem Nagra}} \author{anaumnagra@...
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overwritten or uncorrectly encoded thesis (corrupt (EMPTY!!!) .tex file, 100 Errors in tex file line 1 invalid character! [duplicate]

My thesis was almost done, I saved it, tried to open it again and suddenly the texfile is empty ( only labels and blocks as structure although it still has the size it had when my thesis was there,...
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Latex table error, Forbidden control sequence

Im trying to make a table in LaTEX and my code looks like this: \begin{table}[H] \centering \caption{Comparing all interactions with time at each timestep. The model for All are the full model shown ...
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Undefined Reference Errors in Miktex [closed]

I have been getting weird undefined reference errors to 'Last Page' that point to the line corresponding to my end{document}. I have no idea what this means, but in any case, here is a minimum working ...
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Animate package: draft mode does not work [closed]

I'm using the animate package with Beamer and would like to use draft mode to cut down the compilation time. However, it seems that the draft option causes compilation to fail. Here's a MWE: \...
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Misplaced noalign when using rowcolor

I am trying to create a table with colored rows and colored hrules between the rows, but I am getting a "Misplaced \noalign. \rowcolor" error. The following example reproduces this problem: \...
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tcolorbox with fancy text

Driven from Let's get fancy: Text like tag? , I wrote this code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tcolorbox} \definecolor{mycolor}{rgb}{0.122, 0.435, 0.698} \newtcbox{\mybox}{nobeforeafter,...
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General error caused by accent or apostrophe?

I wrote the thesis in Microsoft Word and now I want do the same on LaTeX. I'm using TeXStudio. I already wrote the introduction without problem and now I was going to write the first chapter but when ...
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Texshop does not produce PDF files from Eps files

My Texshop works properly in compiling my tex file, until I add a new eps file to my tex file. Then I receive the following error: Error: Cannot open Ghostscript for piped input: gs -q -dSAFER - ...
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Change temporary or locally error behaviour suppress undefined errors

I googled about this problem with no result yet. You might discourage this, but is there a way to suppress errors? This is an example how it should work. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \...
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tikz text width causes error

What am i doing wrong to have this error in my thesis report ? ./Chapter1.tex:666: Package pgfkeys Error: I do not know the key '/tikz/width', to which you passed '12cm', and I am going to ignore it....