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Error with Chemgreek

I have windows 8.1 pro with texworks and miktex when I run the template I have, I got error with chemgreek file. when I installed texlive I run it without error Undefined control sequence. ...
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LaTeX minted Error

I receive the following errors: ! Package minted Error: You must invoke LaTeX with the -shell-escape flag. ! Package minted Error: You must have `pygmentize' installed to use this packag in ...
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question regarding comment section{\usepackage{rotating}}

My program is showing error at 1.29 line section{\usepackage{rotating}}. What should i do? my code is \documentclass[12pt]{report} ...
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undefined control sequence - \@rllanguagename

I've been using LyX for a while for math typing. So far I was using the "standard article" class, and everything worked well. But when I'm trying to use an AMS article class, I get this error (even if ...
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Latex Error: Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item for labeling environment

\begin{labeling} \item[ Frequency range: \SI{200}{\mega\hertz} to \SI{1000} {\mega\hertz} in steps of \SI{1}{\mega\hertz}] \item[ Stirrer positions: 36 ] ...
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Help locating conflicting options error

I have a conflicting options error message, and I can't figure out what is causing it. Please see my set-up below. I realise this a pretty complex set-up, so I'm not looking for a full analysis of it; ...
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Error: usr/texbin/pdflatex" -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode %.tex

Recently I'm getting an error on my macbook air since i've upgraded to Yosemite: usr/texbin/pdflatex" -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode %.tex Anybody who knows how I can solve this?
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\textsubscript not working anymore after update

I ran into a weird problem after a recent MikTeX update. I used to use \usepackage{fixltx2e} to get the command \textsubscript{}. However, if I do this now I get the warning Package fixltx2e Warning: ...
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How can I ignore pdflatex missing package errors while compiling (pdflatex)?

My question is related to How can I ignore latex error while compiling?. I have a document (for testing purposes) which uses mathbx package. Unfortunately my Miktex distribution is old (but I am happy ...
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How to overcome Acrobat Reader error 131 with a pdfLaTeX doc?

I'm generating a PDF document with pdflatex (more precisely, latexmk invoked from TexMaker 3.4. My LaTeX install is TeXLive 20120719). I can read the document fine in Okular and Gmail's attachment ...
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LaTeX Error: Command \openbox already defined

Please Help me to get rid of the following error: ("C:\Program Files\MiKTeX 2.9\tex\latex\mytheorem\demonstration.sty" Package: demonstration ! LaTeX Error: Command \openbox already defined. ...
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Command \* already defined … see p.192 of the manual

My code had: \newtheorem*{theI}{Thesis I} And it gives me the error: Command \* already defined. Or name \end... illegal, see p.192 of the manual. 1.16 \newtheorem*{theI}{ ...
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Cleveref's \cpageref{} command leads to “Missing number, treated as zero” error, when used in a document using (at least) two page numbering schemes

Update: I have updated this question & the corresponding code. The minimal working example code was overhauled after receiving some valuable suggestions from @Johannes_B regarding how to make it ...
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Listings package couldn't load Mathematica

I have the following code sample, \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{listings,xcolor} \lstset{language=Mathematica} \lstset{basicstyle={\sffamily\footnotesize}, ...
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longtable+ltxtable = ! Extra alignment tab has been changed to \cr

How to fix it? I lost any & or newline ? The error: ! Extra alignment tab has been changed to \cr. <recently read> \endtemplate l.16 h1 & h2 & h3 \\ The ...
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How to use Boondox calligraphic font in LaTeX without replacing \mathcal command

This is a follow-up question to a previous question I asked about how to use the Boondox calligraphic font alongside the standard \mathcal font. The solution involved getting the \mathalfa package ...
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Compile error when using \bibliography: “can only use in preamble”

I have a main file and a references.bib file I want to use. The relevant code in my main file to my file is this: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{biblatex} ... \section{References} ...
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Getting TikZ to work on Elementary OS (Ubuntu)

I'm running Elementary OS (which is a fork of Ubuntu 12.04), and am having troubles getting a LaTeX installation to work. Code that worked on my old installation on Windows, doesn't appear to work ...
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Problem after copying text: inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:‭ not set up for use with LaTeX

I have a LaTeX document, that can be compiled without any problems, but after copying some text into the document, I'm getting a huge amount of errors that say: ! Package inputenc Error: Unicode ...
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Scandinavian letters (ä and ö)

I've been working on my thesis with MikTex, and I've had a problem for some time now. Every Ä and Ö letter is marked a black box of sort or as ?. I've looked around the internet and I know that you ...
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MikTeX Error Results from Boondox / Mathalfa LaTeX Font Package

New LaTeX user here. While reading this nice question and its answer, I discovered the "BOONDOX Calligraphic" font and tried to implement it in my document. I've been having some troubles, and after a ...
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Problem with fourier package, the text disappears

I have decided to change font and heard about the fourier package. I thought I just had to type \usepackage{fourier} for it to work but the text then completely disappeared. Here is the document ...
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Windows Miktex can't find mathtools.sty [duplicate]

When I try to compile my paper I get the following error: ! LaTeX Error: Filemathtools.sty' not found.` Other packages are successfully found and automatically installed, but mathtools.sty is not. I ...
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bflabel undefined

After updating LaTeX (MacTex) with Tex Live Utility the other day I've had trouble compiling using \bflabel: ! LaTeX Error: \bflabel undefined. The document I'm trying to compile is a modified ...
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A conflict between caption & longtable packages raises the “overfull \hbox” warning!

Note: This is not a duplicate, as I've already searched most of the suggested duplicates in search of an answer, but it proved to be of no avail! Therefore, please help! Problem: Overfull \hbox ...
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! LaTeX Error: Missing \begin{document}

I am doing an empirical work on STATA and I used the command sutex in order to obtain the LaTeX code for summary statistics tables. I am just copying and pasting it on TeXworks (pdfLaTeX file) as said ...
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error in memoir: Command \newfloat already defined

Using this preamble: \documentclass[pdftex,11pt,a4paper,openany]{memoir} \usepackage[brazil]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{indentfirst} \usepackage{latexsym} ...
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Document class problem?

My text in thesis is as below: %\documentclass[croppedpdf,pagebackref,showinstructions,showtodo]{adsphd} ...
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Cannot set documentclass size parameter

I am using LaTeX to write a report, my header is : \documentclass[12pt]{extreport} %packages \usepackage[francais]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Error in pdf2latex compiling [closed]

Tell me, please, what is connected with the error? winedt+miktex
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Unable to make pdf no error in console! [closed]

Suddenly today I couldn't create a file I had been working on earlier, and then it was working just fine. Then when I restarted the program I got the error "Underfull \hbox badness 10000 \textbf" and ...
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Font isn't found though properly installed

I just set up the MacTeX-2014 distribution on my MacBook working OS X Yosemite 10.10. As i try to build a document on which i already worked without a problem on said machine before clean installing ...
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Error compiling modiagram [closed]

EDIT: This question has been identified as a bug Consider the following MWE as t.tex from the modiagram manual: \documentclass[border=3mm]{standalone} \usepackage{modiagram} \begin{document} ...
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polyglossia error after MiKTeX update [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: xelatex stopped working after TexLive2011 update 2 days ago Sorry, I don't know where I could report bug that appeared after MiKTeX Update. Here is a test file: % ...
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File ended while scanning use of \next

\documentclass[xcolor={dvipsnames}]{beamer} \usetheme{Warsaw} \usecolortheme[named=NavyBlue]{structure} \usepackage[italian]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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\texorpdfstring and \today

I was trying to put multiple author names in a beamer slide using \titlepage. I came across Beamer - Multiple Authors - Formatting the title page, which help me a lot. However, I couldn't understand ...
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Spanish.ldf error [closed]

I just installed MiKTeX 2.9 x64 on my windows 8.1 laptop. I use Texmaker as a TeX editor. I'm trying to compile a document with these packages: \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Using silence package generates warning from silence.sty [closed]

the last warning shown in TexMaker, I cannot get rid of. Minimal working example: \documentclass[hyperref={unicode}]{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Antibes} ...
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LaTeX Error: File `gnuplot-lua-tikz.sty' not > found

> ! LaTeX Error: File `gnuplot-lua-tikz.sty' not > found. This error keeps popping up. I have downloaded the file, but i have no idea where i should put this file on Mac Os X with MacTex ...
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UTF8 and BibTeX problems

I laid last hands on my project. I added some sources. But than everything just blew up. Hopefully you can help me! Here are the error(s): ! Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:̈ not set up for ...
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referring to a local pdf in latex error

I'm trying to link a local pdf in my latex document, I'm using the hyperref package and \href{run: Operation.pdf } command, in the output pdf when i click on the link, I get this error message: ...
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Uninformative error message when using AUCTeX

I often have this error when using AUCTeX: TeX-error: Error occured after last TeX file closed However, when running for instance pdflatex on the command line, I have a proper error message. But the ...
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todonotes crashes because too many on list

I am been using the package \usepackage{todonotes} but have ran into a problem with the \listoftodos.. My list has become above one page, and it seems to to not compile when it goes above this ...
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Trouble with pgfmoduledecorations.code.tex

I used \usepackage{pgfplots} last december. Now I try to modify my former work, but it doesnot work. The last update of the pgfplots is february 28th 2015. I obtain the following message: ...
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Illegal Parameter with Biblatex

I am getting some Error when I try to compile my Latex File and I have no clue why. ! Illegal parameter number in definition of \NewValue.<to be read again>W ...Documentation (last accessed: ...
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Why am I getting those pgfkeys errors?

Suddenly, most of the figures don't appear in the document and the first error is ! package pgfkeys error: choice '1.8' unknown in key '/pgfplots/compat/anchors' Another error: ! package pgfkeys ...
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toprule and bottomrule next to align within table - errors & spacing problems

The following table gives 2 errors: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[intlimits]{amsmath} \usepackage{floatflt} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{listliketab} \usepackage{tabularx} ...
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Missing \endcsname inserted

I'm almost getting crazy with this TeX error, but however I can't find any effective method to solve this. Here is a mini example which cause the problem, and which i really need in my codes: ...
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option clash for package natbib [closed]

as I use the command: \usepackage [square]{natbib}, I get the following error: Option clash for package natbib. How I can solve this problem.
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Texmaker - Where to type 'H' for help?

I'm trying to resolve an error in my latex document. The box at the bottom of texmaker says: Type H <return> for immediate help. Where exactly do I type this? I tried typing 'H' at the end of ...