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Text turned into squares [closed]

I finished a previous LaTeX session with correct working file. When I opened it in the next time, all letters turned into squares. There is no .bac file in the directory. Is it possible to turn back ...
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latex showing missing $ [duplicate]

f ( r ) : f ( I ) $\rightarrow$ f ( A ) {one to many mapping}
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latex problem showing $ missing [closed]

f \left( O \right.) $\rightarrow$ f \left( I \right.)
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Some text lines are italicized with no spaces between words

Some lines in my document are italicized, with no spaces between words, and continue after the edge of the document. The rest of the document is fine. Here is the beginning: ...
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How to solve the error related with grid placement in pgf?

I have been trying to generate a graph, but encountered the following error for the code mentioned below. Where I am going wrong? Please kindly help. Package pgfkeys Error: I do not know the key ...
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Can be used only in preamble occurs when using \usepackage command

Whenever I am trying to use the subfigure or the algorithm2e package using \usepackage command, it is showing LaTeX Error: Can be used only in preamble. What is the problem and how to get rid of ...
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TeX Live 2015 tlmgr update --self error?

I have been setting up TeX Live 2015 on a x86_64-Linux architecture. After installing I tried to update tlmgr and got the following error: $ tlmgr update --self ...
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TeXmaker not compiling on OSx El Capitan (error: log file not found)

When I try to compile pdfLaTeX on TeXmaker, it doesn't seem to be working. It used to work on Yosemite before I updated the operating system to OSx El Capitan. I have changed all the /usr/texbin ...
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ACM Conference Paper Error

HI I am using the ACM template from http://www.acm.org/publications/article-templates/proceedings-template.html . I get the error: The font size command \normalsize is not defined: there is probably ...
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error ! Argument of \@firstoftwo has an extra } while using table environment

I have one mainfile thesis: \documentclass{report} In this file I load a package for the set up, made by my University. I also load other standard packages. Furthermore I load a subfile called ...
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! Extra }, or forgotten $. error [closed]

After adding a table into a document, I compiled everything just to make sure the table worked correctly. It did. After this I scrolled up (on the PDF compiled version) to make sure the table appeared ...
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Paragraph ended before \math@egroup was complete (and other fun) [closed]

I was working on my thesis which is due in a week when all of a sudden I started getting errors on my title page, specifically Paragraph ended before \math@egroup was complete Missing $ inserted ...
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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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Compile error Missing \endcsname inserted. <to be read again>

Please I have no idea what's wrong with the code I've been trying everything. ./main.aux:9: Missing \endcsname inserted. <to be read again> \unhbox l.9 \newlabel{tab:Correlaci\IeC ...
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Texmaker for mac no starting command

I have been an avid latex user for a long while, especially on texmaker. I just got a macbook pro and i have downloaded texmaker on it to continue papers i did for my windows based texmaker. I have ...
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How to Fix MiKTeX209-net-log4cxx.dll?

I have a problem after updated package LaTeX from MikTeX Update and this screenshoot like this : How to Fix it ?
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LaTeX program isnt working and i need help

\begin{document} \maketitle \pagebreak \section* {question 1} A set S along with a binary operator $\star$ to be a group means that given any two elements x and y that belongs to set S "combines" to ...
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I am using Texniccenter and facing an error for missing { in figure caption while every thing is looking fine

I got a message for missing { inserted in caption \caption{Schematic of band alignment due to the contact formation between metal and n-type semiconductor. Here, $\phi_{MS}$ is the difference of ...
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“I can't write on file”

I don't get this mistake. This occured from nowhere. Any help would be appreciated
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no room for new \count error

Why am I getting this error? This is my preamble which I include in the main document. My document is EMPTY. This worked before, but then I had to do a system restore and reinstall miktex and ...
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How to fix the single address?

I try to use single address to my paper, I wrote it like this: % % Single address. % --------------- line 278 \name{Shawn Zhang, Wang Ye, and John} line 279 ...
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Error while nesting two environments

I'm trying to nest two environments: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{environ} \NewEnviron{innerEnviron} {INNER \BODY{} INNER} \newenvironment{outerEnviron} {OUTER \begin{innerEnviron}} ...
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Package titlesec Error: Incompatible package?

Here is my code. Something goes wrong. \documentclass{book} \usepackage{titling} \usepackage{lastpage} \usepackage{titleps} \newpagestyle{main} { \sethead[\footnotesize \sffamily{Page}\thepage\ ...
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Problem defining a string column with PGFPlotsTable

First, I am fresh new with the PGFPlotTable package! I have the following CSV file that I would like to plot in a LaTeX table: ...
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can't install aobs-tikz package with miktex windows

I need to use the aobs-tikz package so I install it automatically using miktex but when I compile my file I get the error "File `aobs-tikz.sty' not found". so please help me to fix this problem?
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Turnstile with Mathcal: missing \endcsname inserted

I was using the turnstile package and xparse package to use turnstile efficiently. But from one point, I was keep getting an error message, and found that \not{\sdtstile{\mathcal{S}}{}} was the ...
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newenvironment with braces split between start and end

I'm defining a command for placing figures in the margin. A simple version follows: \documentclass{article} \newcommand{\margin}[1]{\marginpar{#1}} \begin{document} \margin{Figure goes here} ...
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Unable to use .tex templates in lyx

I have written most of my thesis in office but would like to use a template as recommended by my university. When I try to open the main file Thesis.tex in lyx the following error is shown: An error ...
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“\Tree” doesn't work even with qtree package

ERROR: Undefined control sequence. --- TeX said --- l.59 \Tree [.SD [.D El][.SN [.N gato][.SP [.P con][.SN [.N botas]]]]] --- HELP --- TeX encountered an unknown command name. You probably ...
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Latexian not working with new El Capitan OS X [closed]

For some reason, all of the compliing buttons are gone. I read http://www.tug.org/mactex/UpdatingForElCapitan.pdf But I can't implement the advice, because Library/TeX/ has no folder called ...
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Compilation Emergency Error due to preamble (ShareLatex)

I'm fairly new to Sharelatex but I've made a fourth semester project in it before but this time the preamble seems to not be working at all even though I copied the exact sources from my fourth ...
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“Undefined” error using LyX

I always get these errors when I try to show a file; LaTeX Error: \eqdeclaration undefined. LaTeX Error: \pagedeclaration undefined. LaTeX Error: \nomname undefined. I can't find a fix for that. I ...
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Can't generate png with Error: Erroneous nesting of equation structures

i am trying to generate pdf file from latex document with formula below \documentclass[border=2pt]{standalone} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{varwidth} \begin{document} ...
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Figure textwidth and badbox

I am using a documentclass requried by a journal, which also defines the format of a picture. I am using the following code for expanding the figures to the page width and getting badbox error. What ...
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ÆØÅ error in TiKZ

I am trying to use TikZ to draw a rectangle but I can't use ÆØÅ æøå in the pictures. But it isn't a problem outside of the picture? \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Missing delimiter

I get an error when I type this $[x] = \{n.x \mid n \in \mathbb{Z}\}$. Note, primeiramente, que $x \neq 0$ (caso isso acontecesse, teríamos $[x] = \{0 \}$, o que não ocorre). and also this Mostre ...
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Error making my first Texworks document

I was trying to make my first document using Texworks but in the moment of saving I got this error message: C:/Users/Nicolò Ruggeri/AppData/Local/MiKTeX/2.9/miktex/log/initexmf.log You may want to ...
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Fill pattern for time series with bounds (tikz pgfplots) generates corrupt PDF

I have used the answer from another post, but the generated PDF seems to be corrupted using the suggested code. This post refers to question: Fill pattern for time series with bounds (tikz pgfplots) ...
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Combine cross reference to multiple figures

I am writing a paper in Automatica journal format. The sample and style file can be found here. I want to use a cross reference to serveral figures such as Fig.~\ref{fig:aaa,fig:bbb,fig:ccc} and get ...
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Using APA6 Package Returns Cannont Find apa6.sty Error

The Problem When attempting to use the APA6 package, I received this error: ! LaTeX Error: File `apa6.sty' not found. And a little later, I see the following warnings: Class apa6 Warning: Short ...
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Does amsmath treat double dollars and `\[' `\]' delimiters differently? [duplicate]

I ran into what I think is an anomaly. I was trying to add tags to my displayed math equations in a document, and I ran into the error message Package amsmath Error: \tag not allowed here which ...
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I don't understand the error and can someone please help? [closed]

I have done this, but I don't understand what does the line runaway argument? and file ended while scanning use. Now it doesn't allow me to get the pdf version and I'm terribly stuck. Any idea to ...
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pst-barcode Argument of \pst@@object has an extra }

I have the ISBN stored in two commands (depending of a class option) \theisbne \theisbnp The boolean options of the class are defined using xifthen \RequirePackage{xifthen} ...
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“File ended while scanning use of \@firstofone”

After making many changes to a large file, I get errors in the last two lines, which I did not change. The lines are: \bibliography{../erelsegal-halevi} \end{document} And the errors are: File ...
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Why does ConTeXt keep telling me “source file is not found”?

I can't seem to make ConTeXt work with system fonts. Let's take this simple example from another question on tex.SE : \usemodule[simplefonts][size=12pt] \setmainfont[liberationsans] \starttext Test ...
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There is no line here to end \makelettertitle error in moderncv

I am using moderncv templates, on cover letter page i wanted to edit the original code so that the Name/mobile/email appears on top right corner, but the Build process return the error: There's no ...
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Table error - Extra alignment tab has been changed to \cr

Where I did wrong? \begin{table} \begin{center} \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{YYYYYYY} \toprule \textbf{Style} & \multicolumn{2}{c}{\textbf{Yarn}} & & \multicolumn{2}{c}{\textbf{Count}} ...
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Citation suddenly not working (! Argument of \@citex has an extra }.)

When using the following citation, I get the error: ! Argument of \@citex has an extra }. and no .pdf is produced. A bit of the text that causes the error: daily intake consists of ...
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Why does commands with \begin{} and \end{} not work? [duplicate]

Since I use the combination of an 'align' environment inside a 'subequations' environment a lot, I decide to create the following two commands: \newcommand{\asdfa}{\begin{subequations}\begin{align}} ...
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Problem with thesis class

When I am trying to use the thesis class file for my thesis I am getting this error: File `thesis.cls' not found. \usepackage My codes \documentclass[12pt]{thesis} \usepackage{blkarray} ...