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Caption Error: “destination with the same identifier (name{figure.1}) has been already used” [duplicate]

I get the following error when compiling pdflatex: (/usr/local/texlive/2015/texmf-dist/tex/latex/base/omscmr.fd) [2pdfTeX warning (ext4): destination with the same identifier (name{figure.1}) ...
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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 ...
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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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Problem Compiling

Forgive me if this off topic, but I am not sure where else to ask. I have a large document of report class. It consists of various chapters, all in separate files. Everything has been going fine, with ...
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a 'file not found' error message!

I am a novice on LaTeX. This is what I have and it gave me a 'File Not Found' \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \title{The Report} \author{Kiem Ta} \end{document} this gave me a 'file ...
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i dont know how to fix my errors [duplicate]

\documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{makeidx} ...
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What does this error in an equation mean !missing} inserted

\\ $=\frac { { b }^{ 4 } }{ { n }^{ 4 } } \left.( \frac { { n }^{ 2 }+2n+1 }{ 4 } \right.) =\frac { { b }^{ 4 } }{ 4 } \left.( \frac { { n }^{ 2 }+2n+1 }{ 4 } \right.) } } } I have a problem ...
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My LateX doesn't work anymore [closed]

My LateX did work the whole time without problems. Now I just started my project and it didn't work anymore and i don't know what is wrong. I use TeXmaker and I installed TeXLive and MikteX. 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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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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Compiler-style output for latex errors

I am a programmer who is used to using command line tools to compile source code. One of the must-have features of these compilers is the ability to tell programmers where their errors are so they ...
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Error while displaying bold R \mathbb [duplicate]

Here's my sample code : \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \pagenumbering{roman} \section*{Problem 1} Given that : \\ $$ x \epsilon \mathbb{R} (3,2) $$ ...
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Error in \title : Overleaf

I am using Overleaf and am receiving the following error when I try setting the title to my file. Illegal parameter number in definition of \@title. <to be read again> 1 How ...
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biblatex Error 'cite' undefined: autocite=footnote with biblatex-mla

I would like to use the MLA citation style in footenotes. The following mwe produces the expected result. \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[backend=biber, style=mla]{biblatex} ...
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no output PDF file produced

My question is about LaTeX. My paper is written as the same as my teacher. But I can't output the PDF file while my teacher do. I am very puzzled. !pdfTeX error: pdflatex.exe (file ptmr8r): Font ...
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Undefined control sequence GNU C Library manual texinfo.tex

I am new to LaTeX. I wanted to compile the documentation file from GNU C Library texinfo.tex. There I encountered the following error message. Could someone please tell me how to fix it? To compile I ...
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Why is the following LaTeX code invalid?

I am trying to compile a document using lyx and the following line: $Encrypted(k_\left\{subcontractor,airplane\right\}, softwareBytes | HMAC(softwareBytes))$ gives an error as if the first and ...
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Error After Updated Context ?

I have a problem again with Context after updated third modules, like this : Command Line: C:\context\tex\texmf-win64\bin\context.exe --synctex=-1 "vektor.tex" Startup Folder: D:\Master ...
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why i keep seeing this text “mhchem-textmhchem-math”

everytime i compile i see the text at the top of the cover. I searched all the document looking for this text without luck. any help? \input{doc_config/doc_config} % Document Configurations ...
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Error when using \include with higher-level directory

I have many separate documents in subfolders that each \include a *.tex file in the parent directory that contains macros. This worked fine the last time I compiled these files, about 10 years ago and ...
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Can tcolorbox enhanced boxes be combined with TikZ externalisation and save boxes? If so, how? If not, what's the best workaround?

I am getting the following compilation error when combining TikZ-enhanced boxes from tcolorbox with TikZ's externalisation: ! Argument of \tikzexternal@laTeX@collect@until@end@tikzpicture has an ...
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errors while compiling the following codes [duplicate]

In the connection of my previous question. What is the problem in the codes? Codes: \documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{article} \usepackage[a4paper,top=1 in,bottom=1 in,left=0.7 in,right=0.7 ...
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Bibliography in latex apa problem

i am a passive follower of this forum for quite a time and it usually helped my but now i can't figure a probleme. I want to have a simple bibliography (prefered) in APA but it does not work. I tried ...
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How to say texstudio to come out from nonstop mode?

While working on texstudio, I am finding the following difficulty. Sometimes knowingly or unknowingly we are giving wrong commands which forces to go to the non-stop mode. At that time if we restart ...
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Using \c{c} character in biocon package

I've created a new taxon, called popular, for use with the biocon package. However, it seems that the package does not accept the 'ç' character. A minimal working example follows: ...
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! Package inputenc Error: Unicode char (U+80)(inputenc) not set up for use with LaTeX

Hello I am very new to Latex and Texmaker I just started 3 Days ago. I am trying to set up my Library with Jabref. I just added Bib(la)tex and now I get the following Problem in the Log File: This ...
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Beamer: File ended while scanning use of \beamer@processframefirstline

I am encountering this and other similar errors any time I try to compile a beamer that contains code chunks which are printed in the document. For this example, I am using Yihui's sample beamer ...
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“Too many symbol fonts declared” error

I've had this problem for a while. When I try to add a new package, it says ! LaTeX Error: Too many symbol fonts declared. See the LaTeX manual or LaTeX Companion for explanation. Type H ...
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Problems with pdf compiler unavailable and document class {article}

I currently have some problems with my Lyx on the new version of Mac OS X (the version just right before the El Captain). These problems are: When I go into the Documents -> Settings -> Document ...
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Error in \sum in state

I use the following: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{algpseudocode} \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage{textcomp} \usepackage{mathtools} \date{\today} \title{Some Title} \begin{document} ...
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Unable to include “large” code in lyx files

Following this question I was able to insert (Java) code into my lyx document. However, when I try to visualize (export it as a .pdf) the following error comes up: I can't work with sizes bigger than ...
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File QtGui4.dll missing

I am using MiKTeX 2.9 and want to prepare presentation in beamer. My Latex works nornally when writing articles, however when trying using \documentclass[final]{beamer} \end{document} I am ...
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Conditional equations with with one curly bracket in LaTex?

How would I code something like this I've got the code \begin{equation} L = \begin{cases} 1 & \text{if $i = j$ and $deg_j \neq 0 $} \\ stuff & ...
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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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I can't get TeXworks to work

I installed the basic Miktex 2.9 Version (64-bit) on a new Computer (Windows 10). I opened 'new from template', chose 'Basic LaTeX documents' and then 'article.tex'. When I want to compile the ...
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Can not compile my latex file with \urldef

I have the following line in my latex file: \documentclass[runningheads,a4paper]{llncs} \usepackage{amssymb} \setcounter{tocdepth}{3} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{url} ...
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Trident sign showing up unwanted when itemizing

When itemizing, I have found unwanted Trident-like signs being produced in the output. Moreover, it is giving error messages for the said section. The whole document is rather short, and runs as ...
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Failed to create pdf file

My sister is currently writing her thesis and at mid work an error occurred at creating the pdf file. Since I don't have that much experience with Latex myself I can't really help her much with it. ...
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includegraphics throw error with eps file

I want to use the ACM Latex proceeding template available at: http://www.acm.org/publications/proceedings-template I have downloaded all the needed files that are defined on the LaTeX2e section, and ...
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How to change chapter name to something else without triggering “LaTeX Error: Command \footruleskip already defined” with memoir class?

I tried the first and second solution proposed here Change the word "Chapter" to something else . But once I replaced book by memoir class. It triggered an error. The first solution was ...
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New editor and undefined control sequence error

For the past few years I have been using Texniccenter, but I recently changed over to Texstudio. I like the look of it a bit more. Anyway, I have run into an issue that I have no idea how to fix. The ...
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Error when using align ''Missing } inserted. <inserted text> } l.47 \end{align}''

I get ''Missing } inserted. } l.47 \end{align}'' when i'm using the align function to align multiple equations. The code works if i remove \begin{align} , \end{align} and the & symbols before ...
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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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Compilation of a Springer paper using svjour3 and BibTex for a TEX absolute beginner

this is the first time I have tried using the TEX code. I cannot compile my text. I use Windows 10, and the code below yields error messages that I transcribe in the console output. Can anybody be ...
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List of algorithms not working with amsbook document class

I am using \listofalgorithms in a document with \documentclass{amsbook}. It seems the two clash for some reason. When I run pdflatex, I get the following error message: (./main.loa ! Undefined ...
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Error 256 (driver return code): No pdf produced

I have been merrily going along proofreading and typesetting, but now this: (./id003.aux) xdvipdfmx:fatal: CID count > 65535 Output file removed. ) Error 256 (driver return code) generating ...
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TexMaker is not producing a PDF file after compiling resulting in “File Not Found”

This is my first time posting a questions, so I apologize if I don't do this correctly. I know this question has been posed before, so I apologize for asking again, but I have not been able to ...
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Using label to indicate which pages should have watermark in xwatermark pages

\newwatermark command in xwatermark package has an option pagex which allows to to insert the watermarks only on selected pages. However, it requires me to put hard-coded page numbers for example. ...
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Problem with ShareLaTeX

I have a problem using ShareLaTeX with a template for a thesis. I did not change the template at all, compiling it on my computer worked properly. However, if I compile the template on ShareLaTeX I ...
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TeXShop does not compile on Mac OS El Capitan (pdflatex not found)

I am having trouble typesetting with TeXShop (using the latest 2015 version for Mac) in OS X El Capitan. When I try I get the following error message: Library/TeX/texbin /Library/TeX/texbin ...