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newclude has destroyed my application

I added \usepackage{newclude} with commands such as \include*{myfile} in an attempt to include myfile without the concomitant \clearpage. This didn't work, so I removed this new code and ...
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Undefined control sequence \coloneqq

I'm trying to export a PDF of a LyX document (it has never caused a problem before). Below I have posted pictures of the error message along with the equation LyX highlighted for me. I don't know what ...
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Error with \DeclareRobustCommand, \usepackage{hyperref,xcolor} and \usepackage{graphicx}

In order to tie capital letters with a capital hyphen, I created a command \DeclareRobustCommand{\capitalhyphen}{\raisebox{0.24ex}{\resizebox{0.4em}{\height}{-}}\kern-0.07em} which uses graphicx ...
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Is pdftex 1.40.13 outputting malformed pdfs?

I have several preexisting projects that produced valid pdf output on versions of pdftex up to 1.40.10. Now with version 1.40.13 I'm getting pdfs that the iText library complains are malformed. My ...
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How to tell which package is defining \ifpdf? [closed]

I'm experiencing a problem similar to this one: Package ifpdf Error After upgrading to a more recent version of TeX Live, my pre-existing documents stopped compiling, with complaints that \ifpdf was ...
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Problems using \nocite with multibbl

I get some problems with package multibbl. On one hand, if I write \bibliographystyle{ref}{alpha} \bibliography{ref}{books} and anything more until \appendix, a new section or \end{document} I get ...
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includepdf does not find file with comma

I am already using grffile to ensure that all files are found on the file system (windows 7), but now I have an example where the second file is not found. \documentclass[]{scrbook} % \usepackage[% ...
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Error in loading font [closed]

I have MiKTeX 2.9 and TeXstudio 2.5.2 installed on a Windows 7 64bit OS. I have downloaded a latex template from http://www.tandfonline.com/action/authorSubmission?journalCode=tetn20&page=...
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Avoid: multicol Error: Error saving partial page

In my package I am using in the dtx file the ltxdoc class which uses multicol for the index. Currently I get this error: ! Package multicol Error: Error saving partial page. See the multicol ...
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bug in listings package?

It seems as if the listings package can not be loaded after all other packages using \AtBeginDocument \documentclass[]{scrbook} % \AtBeginDocument{\RequirePackage{listings}} \begin{document} \end{...
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Horizontal Rule Across page [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the \rule equivalent for \hrule? I found this online to produce a horizontal line across the page: \begin{center} \line(1,0){250} \end{center} But I want it ...
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Weird pmatrix error [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to create a matrix with 20 columns in latex I am trying to present a matrix with the following code: $$ B_{1}=\begin{pmatrix} 1&1&1&1&1&1&1&...
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lastpage package: incompatibility with nameref package

When I try to use the nameref package together with the lastpage package (version earlier than 2013/01/28, of course) I have following two errors: ! Package lastpage Error: no auxiliary file allowed !...
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All (La)TeX warnings and errors

For testing purposes, I am looking for a comprehensive list of all errors and warnings that TeX, and LaTeX can output. I don't mean errors and warnings produced by all packages, as this would give an ...
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BibTeX can't open file `myfile.bib.aux'

I have created a document called "myfile.tex" with the following code. \documentclass{article} \begin{document} As we can see in \cite{goossens93}... \bibliographystyle{plain} \bibliography{...
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Quotes problem in beamer

I'm trying to make nice big quotes work in my presentation, but there is some error, a clashing of packages I assume, and I don't know how to resolve this :\ So my mwe is here: %&latex \...
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“That makes 100 errors” and one question

Although I never make any misteyk, occasionally I compile a TeX file in non-stop mode (that's how I roll) so wonderful that it just starts stuttering and spits out this and provides some moral ...
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A question about a macro definition error

Given: \documentclass{minimal} \newcommand{\emrule}[1]{\rule[4pt]{#1em}{0.2pt}} \newcommand{\endash}{\emrule{.5}} \begin{document} 2000\endash2013 \end{document} I get: ! LaTeX Error: Command \...
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Error including a .png: Cannot determine size of graphic [duplicate]

I have a little problem: I am not able to put an image in my document. This is how I start: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,titlepage]{report} \usepackage{fontenc} \usepackage[italian]{babel} \...
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dialogue environment beginning with \direct fails

I am using the dialogue environment, and I want to start a dialogue with a setting, using the \direct command. However, the following code does not compile: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{...
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“No room for a new \read” with writing a journal

I'm fairly new to TeX and learning as I go. I am trying to keep a journal in LaTeX. I'm using the solution provided at Using LaTeX to keep a diary . It's essentially a setup where each day's entry is ...
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Package PGF Math Error: Unknown operator `o' or `of'

I am getting a weird error while trying to place a node above another node using the below= syntax. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \node[] (node1) at ...
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\neq (not equal) command does not work anymore

I experience the following LaTeX-Preamble, which causes the "\neq" command to cause an error. Has anyone experienced similar things before or an idea why this might happen? Some Info: - TeX: MikTex ...
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Using Latex in Matplotlib plot title/axis label [closed]

Sorry if this is a repost; I'm sure this question gets asked often but I couldn't find exactly what I was after in the search. I'm trying to write a scientific plotting program in matplotlib (using ...
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Error Table Creation

I have code for table creation but it doesn't work: the code: \begin{table} \caption{Hourly mean values of WSN Observations in $2007-09-29$. } \label{tab: wsnhmn29} \centering ...
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Error, command already defined - IOP article with mhchem [duplicate]

I am using LyX to prepare an article. The document class is 'IOP article' and I am using the mhchem package to typeset chemical formulae in the paper. I include \usepackage[version=3]{mhchem} in the ...
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MiKTeX can't find fkob.cfg [closed]

I'm trying to compile this document. I am using Winedt 7, MiKTeX under Windows 7 pro 64 bits. This is the message I get the error below. ------ LaTeX document --------------------------------------...
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Conversion problem using standalone and imagemagick

I'm trying to convert a table to png format using Imagemagick \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,border=8pt,convert=true]{standalone} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{siunitx} \...
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error float.sty line99

Well, here is my problem. My friends can compile this document. I can't, and I don't know why. The error is: File: "C:\Program Files\MikTex\tex\latex\float\float.sty Type: Error Line: Line99 ...
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Latex error during make [closed]

make -C doc html latexpdf yields this: Package hyperref Message: Driver (autodetected): hpdftex. (/usr/share/texlive/texmf-dist/tex/latex/hyperref/hpdftex.def (/usr/share/texlive/texmf-dist/tex/...
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Does Winedt 6.0 jump to the line with error?

Is it possible for Winedt 6.0 to highlight the line with error? How may I turn such feature on? EDIT: Thank you for your help! My settings are the same as default, so the problem seems to be that I ...
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Starting with LaTeX. Immidiately get an error [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: the memory dump file could not be found Just trying to get started here with LaTeX, but I immediately get this strange error. I'm not much of a computer scientist to ...
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What does Misplaced \cr in latex error mean

What does it mean ! Misplaced \cr. \math@cr@@@ ->\cr In latex error. in this document \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath,amsfonts,amsthm,amssymb,color} \usepackage[...
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Why does the following not compile?

The following compiles well in TeXShop on one of my Mac computer (an old one), but produces error on another one. I must have forgot to install something on the new computer, but cannot figure out ...
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Bad interaction between comment package and enumerate environment?

I'm trying to use the comment package inside an enumerate environment, and it produces a compilation error. Minimal example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{comment} \specialcomment{com}{}{} \...
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How do I fix “roman.sty not found” using LaTeX?

I've been using Texmaker on Ubuntu 12.04 for a while now. I've editing several documents and especially resumes. However, I've recently been experiencing several problems with LaTex and Texmaker, ...
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What causes the “\@next does not match its definition” error?

I have the following (minimal) document class: \NeedsTeXFormat{LaTeX2e} \ProvidesClass{minimal-article}[2013/01/11 Test class, extends article] \DeclareOption*{\PassOptionsToClass{\CurrentOption}{...
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Error in english.cfg

I have the following error: (/usr/share/texlive/texmf-dist/tex/generic/babel/babel.sty (/usr/share/texlive/texmf-dist/tex/generic/babel/english.ldf (/usr/share/texlive/texmf-dist/tex/generic/babel/...
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Can I redefine \begin so that it does not complain about undefined environment

I'd like to be able to do the following kind of thing: \documentclass{standalone} \begin{document} Foo \begin{MyUndefinedEnv} Bar \end{MyUndefinedEnv} \end{document} without LaTeX complaining ...
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Error: Missing } inserted. \end{center} (followed by: )

I'm getting this error message in a document, which contains three tables. Error: Missing } inserted. \end{center} (followed by: ) I have no idea why, I reviewed it like ten times, but might ...
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Log file not found [closed]

I've started working with latex a few weeks ago, and it's been working fine. When today I wanted to edit my file and suddenly I got the error: Log file not found. Of course I searched if this ...
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Complex latex document: how to locate offending package dependency [solved: was using dirty build] [closed]

For final distribution, certain appendix includes the pdfpages package. However, appendices should be skipped for normal "draft" versions, or while working on individual chapters. I am having ...
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Templates in TeXnicCenter 2 beta 1 [closed]

As recommended I have installed the TeXnicCenter 2 beta 1 over my TeXnicCenter RC 1 installation. In principle it works quite well, but if I try to open my templates (TeXnicCenter/Templates) ...
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How can I prevent pinlabel/postscript errors?

I would like to ask for help with an error caused by some interaction between the pinlabel package and (it seems) Adobe Illustrator CS2. I will describe the situation below; my question simply put is:...
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Beamer - Array problem

I encounter some trouble with the following array in the frame : \begin{frame} \frametitle{Measurability of - Third case} \begin{block}{Expression of } Let the unique solution of on :\\ \[ t^* =...
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Libertine/Biolinum suddenly missing/corrupted?

I'm working with Miktex 2.9 64 Bit on Windows 8 with Texniccenter. Up until yesterday I compiled all my documents without any problems. Today everything seems fine, too, I did not run any Miktex ...
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Error presenting an image [closed]

I want the third page of my document to include an image (JPEG) but I can't figure out what's wrong with my code. Here's the MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Warsaw} \title[Artificial Neural ...
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Strange “There's no line here to end” error

I am starting my adventure with LaTeX. I have following code on my preamble: \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{setspace} \onehalfspacing \usepackage{indentfirst} \usepackage{titlesec} On third and ...
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pgfplots contour example error

I'm reproducing the following example from pgfplots manual. \begin{tikzpicture} \begin{axis}[view={0}{90}] \addplot3[contour gnuplot] {x*y}; \end{axis} \end{tikzpicture} But this code produces the ...
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TEXINPUTS ignored in ubuntu 12.04?

I have recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 (default, no tweaking) and I am trying to use pdfLaTeX, like this: the file z.tex exists I am in the directory containing z.tex TEXINPUTS is a shell variable ...