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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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Sharelatex: Recompile seems to be using a cached version

To fix compile errors, I'm changing the source file and clicking 'Recompile'. It goes away for a second or two and then shows the same error, regardless of fixes. Since the error shows the filename ...
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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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LEd is not compiling

After 4 years I decided to take up again LEd, which I used for my bachelor thesis. It was alright until I decided to compile to see the PDF. The error was: 21-07-2015 08:27:48: START /b/c1/c"C:\...
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'Missing }' with phonrule package [closed]

My first time messing around with the phonrule package, but I kept getting the same error in my larger, more complicated document to I recreated the diagram in this super-simple document - compiled ...
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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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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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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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One \cite crash all

I'm new to this. And I understand nothing. Please, explain me what happen. I use \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[ backend=biber, style=authoryear, natbib=true, ...
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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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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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Error when implementing TikZ-Feynman package

Today I downloaded and installed the new TikZ-Feynman package to draw Feynman diagrams. I included the packages \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{tikz-feynman} \tikzfeynmanset{compat=1.0.0} \...
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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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Multiple Missing number, treated as zero. and Illegal unit of measure (pt inserted). on \section

I'm writing with TeXStudio, and create pdfs with "pdflatex.exe -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode "Fallout Equestria - Torn Skies".tex" I updated with the MikTex. Before everything went just fine. ...
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Error “Undefined control sequence” [duplicate]

I need help. I'm building a table but I always get this error. Here's my code: % Table generated by Excel2LaTeX from sheet 'Sheet1' \documentclass{article} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Package babel Error: Unknow option `brazilian'

When trying to compile any document containing the line: \usepackage[brazilian]{babel} I get the following error: ! Package babel Error: Unknow option `brazilian'. Either you misspelled it (babel) ...
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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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improper alphabetic constant with glossaries

I've come through an issue while using the glossaries package which returns the "improper alphabetic constant" error when trying to add an entry like \newglossaryentry{CSV} { name={\emph{comma ...
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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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inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8: not set up for use with LaTeX

This is with ref to my previous question Package clash in multilingual report. \documentclass[11pt,table,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \...
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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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TeX Root incorrect, MiKTeX209-core.dll no entry, amstex.exe quarantined by Norton 360

I have a desktop computer in my office with Windows 7 Professional (64 bit) SP 1, and my private laptop with Windows Home (64 bit) SP 1. MikTeX 2.9 full 64 bit version is installed on both of them, ...
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How to fix the “Sorry, but C:\…\miktex-pdftex.exe did not succeed. ” error?

I just installed MikTex 2.9 and tried just making a simple table: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{table}[h!] \begin{center} \caption{Caption for the table.} \label{tab:...
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Use latexmk to filter the log file

I am usually using latexmk in a split shell with my code on the left and latexmk in -pvc mode on the right. When using some packages which themselves load a lot of other packages (think beamer) the ...
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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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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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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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Impossible to save LaTeX file in Texmaker on Windows

Yesterday, I downloaded the latest version of MiKTeX and Texmaker and started using XeLaTeX. Today, I am no longer able to compile or save any .tex file. When I try to do so, a message pops up: “The ...
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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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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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After MiKTeX update when using LuaLaTeX: Package pgf Error: Driver file ``pgfsys-luatex.def'' not found

I just updated my MiKTeX instance to the latest packages and am using the LuaLaTeX compiler. Whenever a document relies on pgf I get the following error: ! Package pgf Error: Driver file ``pgfsys-...
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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....
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Unable to generate PDF by using MikTeX/Doxygen

I have basic-miktex-2.9.5872-x64 installed in my system. I use Doxygen to generate online help files. By using Miktex, I want to generate .pdf files from the online help files. But I get the ...
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Problems compiling outside of sharelatex

My tex file compiles in sharelatex, with a few minor errors, but it works. The problem is that when I try to download the project file and compile it in texmaker it has a huge list of errors. These ...
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Runaway argument at \begin{document}

I got this error, probably because I inserted a wrong table. Now I removed the table, but the error remains. I read something about removing the aux. file, but I don't even see this file. And there ...
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Why does my document 'error' when using '%' [duplicate]

I am designing gamecards in LaTeX Everything is going pretty ok so far but when i try to insert the %-sign for a question about percentages my file keeps giving errors. I tried putting the ...
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soul package \hl with \cite gives error: “@citex has an extra }”

The following MWE gives me an error. This should work, shouldn't it? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{color,soul} \begin{document} \hl{A statement \cite{hong_groups_2004}} \end{document} Here's ...
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TeX-based solution to Google Drive sync problems

When files are stored locally in Google Drive, and sync is turned on, problems can occur when compiling a TeX file. For example, using Texmaker with MiKTeX on Windows 10 to build Thesis.tex, I get ...