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Error message using pdflatex on “R's Multiple Sequence Alignment” Package

I am new to using R-studio and the Multiple Sequence Alignment package. I am trying to generate a PDF of the outputs from an alignment result, but I keep getting an error message. I am inputting ...
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Error “! Missing delimiter (. inserted).” in the same line, even if I change the document order

The error in the line 196 in the next code, always appear, even if I change the order of my document structure. This doesn't let me compile peacefully, ¿Where is the error? This is my code ...
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LaTex Error: \begin{center} on input line 129 ended by \end{document}? [duplicate]

I am getting the error I mentioned in the heading. I included both \begin{document} and \end{document}. But it is not running. The code is attached here. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} ...
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“Undefined control sequence \maketitle” & “Paragraph ended before \abstract was complete” errors

I am using this bioinformatics template. I am trying to compile it but can't seem to resolve these two errors. About the undefined control sequence error, it seems it is caused by a wrong command. ...
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How to fix error which says “Couldn't start the command”?

\documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{latexsym,amsmath} \usepackage[dvips]{graphicx} \usepackage{lscape} \usepackage{color} %\usepackage{subfigure} %\usepackage{subfig} \newtheorem{lemma}{Lemma} ...
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Package biblatex Error: Incompatible package 'cite'

I am trying to use biblatex package: \usepackage{biblatex} I get the following error: ! Package biblatex Error: Incompatible package 'cite'. Can someone help me how can I resolve this issue? ...
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Underfull \hbox (badness 10000) in paragraph despite using tabular in wizard

I've read the other topics on this but I really cannot understand why I'm getting it in my case when it has been made by the wizard rather than by hand. I have \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} ...
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Extra alignment tab has been changed to \cr" error [closed]

I am receiving the "extra alignment tab has been changed to \cr" error in producing a complicated table in LaTeX. The minimalist table below should replicate the error. I have read the other answers ...
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“Missing number, treated as zero” error adding subfigures

I was ok doing my college work, then I needed to put figures on it. I looked at the Wikipedia's example where it used subfigures, so I tried to use in my work. The following block is public at my ...
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I encountered an 'errorUnknown graphics extension: .eps.'

I tried to load an .eps picture, but an error occured, errorUnknown graphics extension: .eps.
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hyperref not working when a citation cross a page boundary

When I compile my LaTeX file with hyperref enabled I'm receiving a bunch of the following errors: Citation `xxx' on page \thepage undefined This error shows up I if use \clearpage before the ...
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pstricks does not work with MiKTeX

I have MikTex 2.9 installed on my computer, it is working perfectly. But when I use any pstricks script, a blank area is displayed. How can this be fixed? For example, I have the following code ...
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MikTeX 2.8 Update Error “Windows API error 87”

I was happily updating packages when the following error appeared: Error: Windows API error 87: The parameter is incorrect. The full update report with this error at the very end is as follows: ...
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Using Forest Package in Newenvironment

I'm trying to use the forest package to draw circuits, so I want to define a "circuit" environment that is a wrapper around the forest environment. But defining a newenvironment runs into problems. ...
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I am using WinEdit 8.2. The following code is not running and making pdf. Can someone suggest what is the problem. Please

\documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage{fontspec,emptypage} \usepackage[left=1.5in,right=1.0in,top=1.25in,bottom=1.25in,a4paper,portrait]{geometry} \usepackage{setspace,array} ...
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Error When Using \yinipar [duplicate]

I am trying to create a nice drop cap for a story I am writing. Trying to use yfonts, I get the following error: Font U/yinitas/m/n/12=yinitas at 46.39pt not loadable: Metric (TFM) file not found. ...
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nice empty nodes broken by forest 2.0?

I've been using the "nice empty nodes" style from the forest manual for trees for quite a while now. Today I updated the package, and now it throws an error (though the output still seems to work). ...
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I keep getting an error message that report.cls was not found

I tried reading older posts but they all seem irrelevant. For some reason when I try to compile ANY document in TeXworks I get the error: This is pdfTeX, Version 3.1415926-2.5-1.40.14 (MiKTeX 2.9 ...
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Can't open American Astronomical Society class document

I'm having trouble previewing my LyX document as a .pdf, regardless of .pdf viewer, when the class is set to American Astronomical Society. This isn't a critical issue since I'm just using the class ...
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Not a valid EPS File

I am using the package \usepackage{epstopdf} and the error Not a valid EPS File continues to occur for a particular .eps figure. However if I save a simple .eps file and compile my document the ...
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How to use \verb or something similar inside a \newcommand

The command \displaygraphics[width-1in]{figure=some_fig.pdf} will display a graphic. Sometimes I want to typeset when I do not have the graphics files available, so I want to do something like: ...
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argdef-error with A&A template (renewcommand) [closed]

I have two issues with the aa.cls, which can be downloaded from this site. It produces the error ! File ended while scanning use of \@argdef. <insert text> \par 1.267 ...
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No information from the .log file about unresolved references

In October 2013 (question 136902), it was asked where one can explicitly find unresolved references in one's LaTeX encoding. The reply was: in your .log file. This used to be the correct and helpful ...
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Adobe Garamond Pro cannot be found, Mac xelatex

I am using Mac, and following a template .tex file. I have tried to run xelatex myFile.tex, but I receive the error: !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ! ! fontspec error: ...
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Package biblatex Error: File '“FILENAME”.bbl' not created by biblatex. \begin{document}

I an new to LaTeX.. My question is about the error I get Package biblatex Error: File '"FILENAME".bbl' not created by biblatex. \begin{document}. I have tried to read the guide to biblatex but ...
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(??) when citing, error message during LaTeX typesetting! [closed]

I use \cite commands and recently, only from a certain line in my document, the references are written as (?) but the full references are found at the end of my document like previously.. Error ...
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How to solve error in latex beamer compilation

When I was making my presentation using LaTeX and Beamer, suddenly I found an error in compiling: Text line contains an invalid character. Line number is given and it shows the error is in the ...
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Argument of \@sect has an extra }. \protect does not work

I have a problem using a command "\greek" in section. Here is an example of using the command \greek in normal text, which works fine. \documentclass[polutonikogreek, oneside,11pt]{CUEDthesisPSnPDF} ...
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Why does Babel cause an error when used with PSPicture and LuaLaTeX?

The MWE showed below only compiles if the line \usepackage[greek,brazilian]{babel} is removed. \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{book} \usepackage{auto-pst-pdf} \ifpdf\else ...
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Package natbib Error: Bibliography not compatible with author-year citations

I have a basic tex file and a bibliography which is exported from Mendeley However, when I want to cite in the author-year style, I get the error: Package natbib Error: Bibliography not compatible ...
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kpsewhich problem after updating to “El Capitan”

I'm having this problem which was discussed in other topics, but I think I'm not following the steps to solve it correctly. Problem when compiling in Textmate: This command requires ‘kpsewhich’ ...
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Figure environments randomly not appearing based on layout

I'm including figures the same way I always have (previously without error), something like: \begin{figure} \centering \includegraphics[width=0.5\textwidth]{../figures/fig21_total} \caption{} ...
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Tables with error message

I am trying to make a table (which has worked perfectly before, I'm only using slightly different column headings). \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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Can't compile file with cyrillic name

When I try to compile file with cyrillic name in XeTeX it shows the following: : Invalid argument: "Сочинение к 08.02.2016".log xelatex.exe: Data: "Сочинение к ...
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Unable to compile TeXmaker 4.0.2 with MiKTeX 2.9

I just downloaded first MiKTex 2.9 and then TeXmaker 4.0.2. However, I am having a hard time getting it to compile. I always get the info box saying Can't detect the file name followed by the info box ...
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URL causes Missing $ inserted error

I'm trying to add this to my bibliography: \bibitem{nasa}Alliance, N.P.A.R.C. Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) verification and validation web site: ...
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Error with log4cxx

Since the update on August 29, the updater finishes with a message log4cxx: no appender could be found for logger. MikTeX remains functional, but the caching of fonts that usually happens at the end ...
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Error compiling the unmodified Legrand Orange Book template [closed]

I just downloaded the Legrand Orange Book template from: http://www.latextemplates.com/template/the-legrand-orange-book I didn't modify it yet. However, I get the following error when trying to ...
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completely blank console

I've now reinstalled LaTeX several times on my Mac after upgrading to the El Capitan OS. I read the document on how to change directories and everything seems to be in the proper place. Except when ...
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Ipe latex, error with pdflatex command

I have a problem with ipe. I recently reinstalled my system with Ubuntu 14.04. I installed texlive 2013 manually and ipe 7.1.4 by the package from the software center. When I start ipe using ipe. I ...
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Layered Graph from Tikz Manual

I suppose I have quite some experience with vanilla latex (which I have used to write several documents), but I am making my first baby steps with tikz. In particular, I am trying to reproduce the ...
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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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TeXShop compilation issue on Mac OS El Capitan. Complete uninstallation and re-installation did not fix the problem

I am a basic user and sorry if I miss to state some important facts. I have similar problem raised here and also in many other pages. First, I followed the guides by Herbert Schulz, didn't work for ...
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No color profile found for RGB screen colors

I am using Texmaker and when building tex file I get the following error: No color profile found for RGB screen colors The files is compiled correctly, it seems that the Texmaker has issue with ...
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input index file not found

Dear experts I am using TeXnicCentre. After compiling, while I get an output pdf file, an error is found that says Could't find input index file *pathname* nor *pathname*.idx I am afraid I cant ...
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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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Error when compiling with lualatex file “ltluatex.tex”

In many cases, when compiling with lualatex I have this error (c:/texlive/2015/texmf-dist/tex/latex/base/ltluatex.tex File: ltluatex.tex 2015/10/03 v1.0f LuaTeX support for plain TeX (core) ...
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Problem uploading packages

I am using WinEdt 8.2 at the university computer. Since a while ago it started giving me some errors (copy of log below) like *! LaTeX Error: File `relsize.sty' not found.* *! LaTeX Error: File ...
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Acro Package does not bring any output

I'm trying print a list of acronyms in my thesis by using the acro package. I'm somehow getting the following errors though: Argument of \acro_print_list_short:nn has an extra }. ...
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latex missing “\item” when using itemize

I am tryint to add a list of items in a latex document. I currently have this setup: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} % Default font size and paper size \begin{itemize} \Item this is not a ...