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Problem with contour in pgfplots (error)

I'm trying make the same that in pgfplots contour example error The difference is I have gnuplot installed. But appears error: ! Package pgfplots Error: sorry, plot file{avanzado_contourtmp0.table} ...
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yfont.sty not found - What to do?

I have been using LaTeX now for some time without encountering any problems. But then, since yesterday, I have been unable to use it due to an error that reads ! LaTeX Error: File `yfonts.sty´not ...
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“! You can't use `\raise' in internal vertical mode” error

I used the command \raise to superimpose a title to a writing. I got the error ! You can't use `\raise' in internal vertical mode which puzzled me for a while. For those interested, here is my ...
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Layout problem message [closed]

I get the following message, when I try to open a .tex file, after installing updates on my miktex 2.9: A problem occured while laying out the loaded document in the editor. This is caused by an ...
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Using TeXstudio, I can't find file error

Every time I try to compile my work, it asks me to install packages and that's what I do but this time it insisted without installing anything and then it wrote I can't find file switch.def please ...
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Error message on file

! LaTeX Error: File `titlesec.sty' not found. The above message comes up and anyone help me fix this? Thank you
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paragraph ended before \pgffor@next was complete

I don't know why my program is not running ok and the error message is this : paragraph ended before \pgffor@next was complete Every idea helps thx!!! This is the code: % Pie chart with colors ...
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problems with xcolor package [duplicate]

I am getting the following error with the example given at the end: Option clash for package xcolor. Example: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Warsaw} ...
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How do I get rid of this error while compiling my \latex document?

I'm using MikeTeX 2.9.5823 release, with WinEdit 2.91 as my front-end text editor, on a Windows XP Service Pack 2 computer. I'm using the amsart document class. I've inserted several numbered ...
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minted fails with breaklines and obeytabs

The following example with a minted enviroment fails with the error message _minted-test/7587C145B52367AE51CACC4AFB0EC13D2F785CCAC2A2CC760CA216BD1781DF79.pygtex:3: Extra }, or forgotten \endgroup. [ ...
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Undefined control sequence with chemistry [closed]

I have the error undefined control sequence for the \reactarrow, the strange thing is that the first arrow of the first reaction has no error, but the compiler gives me an error for the next two. ...
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Errors when attempting to run template from College Mathematics Journal

I am relatively new to LaTeX. I downloaded a LaTeX template from the magazine College Mathematics Journal, and when running it I get a string of messages: ! Package pdftex.def Error: File ...
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What causes this \endcsname error? [closed]

I am a beginner to LaTeX, and I don't understand what's going wrong here. I didn't change anything, and all of a sudden, the code won't run. Can you please help me? ) (./Final_Halper_410Latex.aux ! ...
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How do I clear biber's cache? [duplicate]

From time to time I have some trouble using biber as a backend for biblatex. I did some reading and found out that I have to clear the cache from time to time... I am a beginner at this. How can I do ...
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TeX Capacity Exceeded. Why? [closed]

I am getting an error message of some capacity being exceeded and I'm not sure why as the new code compiles just fine in overleaf.com but does not compile on my computer when I copy/paste it in. ...
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Undefined control sequence error on empty line [duplicate]

This is the start of my document: \documentclass[pdftex,a4paper,11pt]{minimal} \usepackage[a4paper,left=2.54cm,right=2.54cm,top=2.54cm,bottom=2.54cm]{geometry} \usepackage{mathtools} ...
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TeXstudio (2.9.4): Doesn't stop rerunning for references and citations

I am using TeXstudio 2.9.4 as my LaTex editor. Most of time I just re-compile (using F6) but once every while I re-built (using F1) the whole project. This was working until now. Whereas compiling ...
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Miktex by Texwork

I am a new latex user and facing problem. I am not able to include any package in my format or make any change. This format is provided by our institution. \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} % This defines ...
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Problem integrating images with new template

I'm having problems displaying my figures in the new template in which I need to hand in my paper. All the figures are in the same folder as the tex file, and I'm not getting any error messages. ...
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Using TexStudio and TexLive — Error: Could not start command

I'm fairly new to LaTex, and I'm having some trouble getting it up and running on my computer. I just installed TeX Live and TeXstudio 2.10.4 on my computer (which is running Windows 8). In TeXstudio, ...
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PDF is not building and saved PDF does not show header

I am using TeXnic Center as a compiler. I recently formatted my system and reinstalled MikTeX and TeXnic Center. When I am executing my text, an error indicating "cannot execute the command" occurs. ...
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Video in Beamer with multimedia, undefined control sequence

./demo.vrb:4: Undefined control sequence. \pdfmark [{\box \@tempboxa }]{pdfmark=/ANN,Subtype=/Movie,Movie=<... l.4 ...[width=\textwidth]{CNT2.png}}{CNTvideo.mov} this ...
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Latex Error: File `siam10.clo' not found when I compile with Texify and PDFTexify

recently I had installed Miktex 2.9.3972 because I have an old PIII running Windows XP service pack 3, but when I try to compile the Proof.tex file, PC gives this result: Command Line: texify.exe ...
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Troubles with fonts when compiling [closed]

When I compile document through terminal I get an error: pdflatex file.tex ... ! Font T2A/cmr/m/n/12=larm1200 at 12.0pt not loadable: Metric (TFM) file not fo und. <to be read again> ...
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“Package pgfplots Error: Could not read table file” in Beamer

I am trying to plot a Tikz figure on a Beamer slide but receive the following error: ! Package pgfplots Error: Could not read table file '" x y 0.8 0.8 1. 0.8 1. 1. 0.8 1. 0.9 0.8 1. 0.9 0.9 1. 0.8 ...
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tex4ht doesn't work after an update of TexMaker

tex4ht doesn't work after a recent update of TexMaker When I try to export via tex4ht I got this message : "htlatex" "C:\Users\serge\Desktop\BERNARD\FAUST.tex" " " " " " " -interaction=nonstopmode ...
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How can I minimise errors arising from TikZ pictures involving too large dimensions?

What general strategies are available for minimising the occurrence of errors concerning too large dimensions in PGF/TikZ? The following is an example but I'm less interested in a fix for this ...
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Error in compiling LaTeX (bmcart.cls not found)

I'm a complete beginner to LaTeX. I want to try a latex template, so I: Created a new R Sweave file in RStudio Copied and pasted the source in ...
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How can I use xindy on a system with libncurses.so.6?

My GNU/Linux system (Arch) now has libncurses.so.6 rather than libncurses.so.5. But I have upstream's vanilla TeX Live (fully updated) and xindy wants libncurses.so.5: xindy --version produces ...
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Sublime Text and Skim: Can't build PDF

I used to be able to build PDF's just fine, but I haven't done any LaTeX-ing in the past few weeks. I opened up an old .tex file today and tried make some changes, only to see at bottom of the status ...
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\multispan ->\omit error when using \pagebreak before multicolumn

I've seen that the \multispan ->\omit is a common error. But I couldn't figure it out. I'm getting ! Misplaced \omit. \multispan ->\omit \@multispan l.12 \end{tabularx} I tested with ...
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numberstringnum{counter}: “Missing number” error

I'm experiencing problems to use fmtcount. The code bellow return "Missing number, treated as zero" error. \numberstringnum{count} \usepackage{fmtcount} \usepackage[brazil]{babel} ...
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Texmaker beamer error “File not found” [closed]

I'm trying to make a presentation using Texmaker and the beamer class. I'm able to create a document in Texmaker under \documentclass{article} but I'm unable to compile a PDF under ...
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Springer svjour3

I had been already using LaTeX. Now I want to send my article to a Springer journal. Therefore I am using the svjour3 template, but it gives me an error. It is like this: LOG FILE : This is pdfTeX, ...
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Problems getting my bibliography working - "empty bibliography! [duplicate]

This has been stressing me out for a couple of hours now. I'm using MiKTeX 2.9 with Texmaker as the editor. I've been trying to use a .bib file as an external bibliography, which I've typed up in a ...
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LyX installation error- text class not found- 'Reconfigure' or 'use without latex' option coming

I use win-7, 64 bit. I downloaded lyx bundle 2.1.4 packaged along with miktex 2.9. After installation, when I ran the program , a pop-up appears saying- 'lyx: no textclass found'. In detail, it tells- ...
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Newcommand within display math mode

I am trying to define a new command in a .sty-file called physics that inserts the definition of a physical quantity in the text. The command looks like this: \newcommand{\defin}[1]{% ...
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Using TexShop, upgraded to OS X El Capitan, and the fix isn't working

I am having issues compiling in TeXShop since upgrading to El Capitan. I have searched extensively for a fix, but none of the recommended settings are fixing my problem. Here is a screenshot of my ...
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I can't install Miktex on Windows XP “It has produced unknown software exception … ”

I need to install but I have not could do it. I have an old PIII with 384 Mb RAM running Windows XP service pack 3. I have intented to install: Basic-miktex-2.9.5721.exe, Setup-2.9.5721.exe and ...
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\hyperref fails when cross-referencing between different files

I am working on a multi-volume project where different volumes contain hyperlinks to other volumes. I use a technique described on this web-site in a number of posts, see e.g., Cross-referencing ...
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Package hyperref Error: Wrong DVI mode driver option `pdfmark', (hyperref) because pdfTeX or LuaTeX

what is the error " Package hyperref Error: Wrong DVI mode driver option `pdfmark',(hyperref) because pdfTeX or LuaTeX is running in PDF mode."meaning...
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Why do I get these errors? [duplicate]

A part of the code that I have written is the following: \documentclass[chapterprefix=true]{scrreprt} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[german,english,greek]{babel} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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How solve: Underfull \vbox (badness 6876) has occurred while \output is active

I am solving all my warnings/errors in my document. I have solved everything except for 2: Underfull \vbox (badness 6876) has occurred while \output is active [18] and Underfull \vbox ...
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TeXShop end of document failure

New to TeXShop, using ver 3.58 on Mac Mavericks. Frequently I run into a LaTeX problem, fix it, Typeset again, and hit a Runaway argument? ... (See image; unfortunately I cannot copy from TeXShop ...
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PDF/Braids undefined control sequence

I'm trying to compile my script to make a simple braid diagram using the 'braids' package, using the following code: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage[a4paper, margin=2.5cm, ...
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lualatex and polyglossia error “Missing number, treated as zero.”

I just happened upon the strangest error with lualatex and polyglossia. I'm trying to compile a very easy file, here goes: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{polyglossia} \begin{document} ...
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how to correct broken pipe and bad range specification [closed]

I am getting broken pipe and bad range specifications all morning today. Everything worked fine and today I am updating my latex files by splitting chapter and sections to different files. I didn't ...
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! File ended while scanning use of \next. Article format

The following error File ended while scanning use of \next. <inserted text> \par appear to me when I compile the following code: How do I make compile this .tex? ...
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Corrupt .tex file

I am a recently new latex user and i'm having some problems with my .tex files. Here's the actual code, totally corrupt and i don't know why TeX 2.9\tex\latex\graphics\trig.sty" Package: trig ...
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error postscript file “Couldn't find header file”

I have a huge LaTex file with lots going on. Not sure how I can share a reproducible example. But this is the error I'm getting and it's driving me crazy! I don't even know where to start to look. It ...