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\newcommand{\noopsort}[1]{} \ifx\undefined\allcaps\def\allcaps#1{#1}\fi

I am creating a "memoir" or "book" class document. Yet, I always get the error message "\newcommand{\noopsort}[1]{} \ifx\undefined\allcaps\def\allcaps#1{#1}\fi..". I have no idea of what this is ...
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Help! Paragraph ended before \align* was complete [closed]

\begin{align*} &A = \pi r^2 \\ {\therefore}\ &V = \int_{-3}^2 \pi (6 - x - x^2)^2\ dx \\ &=\pi \int_{-3}^2 (36-6x-6x+x^2+x^3-6x^2+x^3+x^4)\ dx \\ &=\pi \int_{-3}^2 ...
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Weird error “Missing number treated as zero”

I am preparing a PhD dissertation using the report document class. I'm using TexMaker. I keep getting an error message for this table: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,onesided]{report} ...
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inserted graphics appears out of the page!

This is my code: \begin{figure} \begin{center} \includegraphics[scale=1]{C:/Users/Prathmesh/Desktop/research papers/runoff water harvesting/LaTex/waterpan.png} \caption{SILT TRAP} \end{center} ...
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How can I control which file errors are reported in?

Here is a class that can generate errors in two ways. It yields an error unless given one of two options, and also it has a command that always yields an error. \NeedsTeXFormat{LaTeX2e} ...
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Misplaced alignment tab character & error while using bibliography

When I build my tex file, I get this error: ! Misplaced alignment tab character &. l.6 \newblock Chapman & Hall/CRC, six edition, 2003. I can't figure out why you would want to use a tab mark ...
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error lines, input files

My problem is debugging a large LaTeX project (a book) with several input files. The line of each error is referred to the current input file, but the name of the file is lost in the previous ...
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Tables: Missing $ inserted

I'm trying to learn how to use Latex so I've got a little bit of problems in understanding what is the mistake that I've made. In this case I'm compiling a Table containing multiple datas about ...
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Error persists after removing the code

I accidentally added an erroneous backslash to a code in the equation environment. Even after removing it - in fact even after removing the whole line - the error persists. ! Undefined control ...
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'Unknown option' for my own package

I create a package: one common file that includes others. In common package file (russian_post.sty) I define options: \DeclareOption{times}{\@seriffalse} \DeclareOption{landscape}{\@lscapetrue} ...
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No idea why this error is occurring “Runaway argument? Paragraph ended before \\cventry was complete”

\begin{document} \makecvtitle \section{Education} .... \cventry{2004}{Secondary School}{ABC School}{Cityname}{\textit{94.4/100}} ... WriteLatex gives me this error Runaway argument? Paragraph ...
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How can I put the vertical line using multicolumn?

How can I fix the vertical lines? \begin{landscape} \begin{table}[htbp] \caption{Cronograma de Actividades} \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|} \hline ...
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\bm{p} in the section title or subsection title produces error?

When I do this it says (my file is named Test.tex): ./Test.tex:397: TeX capacity exceeded, sorry [input stack size=5000]. <to be read again> \HyPsd@@LetCommand l.397 ...
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Subfiles will not work ERROR: Missing \endcsname inserted

I downloaded this template (https://github.com/tlatsas/thesis-latex-template) for my thesis. The template uses subfiles, but when i try to run a pdf on the subfile chapter1.tex i get the following ...
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Using Algorithm2e package in Beamer

My MWE is \documentclass[pdf]{beamer} \usepackage[lined]{algorithm2e} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{algorithm} \DontPrintSemicolon \KwIn{Labels: set of all labels} \KwIn{F: combinatorial ...
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latexdiff error

I am pretty new in using latexdiff. Now trying to use it but continuously getting error from one of my equations. The following is the equation that I removed in the revised version: ...
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How does one get a psbarcode in a letter's title?

Here is what I'm working with thus far: \documentclass{letter} \newcommand*{\BottomLeftX}{1.0in+\hoffset+\oddsidemargin}% ...
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Encoding compilation problem with Bibtex Texmaker and LinuxMint

I had absolutely no problem until my last compilation, and I got no idea why I got this error now, because I didn't absolutely touch this line of code nor this page... Here is the error I get : ...
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newtxmath and can't find file 'zxxrl7z'

I use BasicTeX on OS X 10.9 Mavericks (for space problems on a Macbook Air). I usually manage to find the packages that I miss by interpreting pdflatex-errors, but this time I cannot find a clue to ...
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Tex file is no longer generating pdf

I am creating an article on tex works. I managed to generate a title page, contents and first section, everything compiled fine. I added a subsection and now the pdf will not update. It does not ...
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How to get `psfragfig` with sibling or super directories on windows?

Assume the following simple latex with some .eps file testeps.eps in the: same directory, the parent directory, and a subdirectory called testsub. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pstool} ...
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Misplaced alignment tab character &

I've been getting the error: 'Misplaced alignment tab character & ...' even in sentences where the &-character is not used. It says it in sentences where I am citing. \documentclass{article} ...
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XeLaTeX hang when using specific math symbols

I am using XeLaTeX in conjunction with amsmath and unicode-math for my reports. After a while, I ran into a weird problem in which compilation would just hang indefinitely. I found out the culprit was ...
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Error with using \pdfpxdimen: “Undefined control sequence”

I am trying to change the DPI of the output PDF using \pdfpxdimen in the preamble, but it returns an error: "! Undefined control sequence \pdfpxdimen". I guess that is because I am using XeLaTeX ...
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How to rectify this error? When I used multirow tag its overlaps the next cell

\begin{tabular}{ p{2.2cm}p{2.2cm}p{2.2cm}p{7cm} } \hline \multicolumn{1}{c}{\bfseries Approach} & \multicolumn{1}{c}{\bfseries Technique Used} & \multicolumn{1}{c}{\bfseries Premise ...
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“Log File not found” error

I was coping a file from a friend and when I compiled the tex file under the name she saved it as it worked fine. Then I changed the title of the file and the "Log File not found" error popped up. ...
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Coloredlettrine Error: Did any one have any luck using the coloredlettrine package?

http://tex.stackexchange.com/revisions/69271/1 ^Raphink created the coloredlettrine package (https://github.com/raphink/coloredlettrine). I have tried to compile it in XeLaTeX to no avail. I ...
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babel problems: “Unknown option `danish'” [duplicate]

have problems with the babel options. I use Texmaker and: \usepackage[danish]{babel} and get this failure: ! Package babel Error: Unknown option `danish'. Either you misspelled it What to do? ...
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Emacs and AUCTeX not working as it was before a restart

I having being Emacs and AUCTeX for some time now. Today, after I restart my computer, indentation isn't working as it was. By this, I mean when I hit enter, the next line would indent ...
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Dimension too large with tcolorbox and fading paths

I have this "Dimension too large" error that I don't understand: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tcolorbox} \tcbuselibrary{skins} \usetikzlibrary{positioning,shadows} \newtcolorbox{mybox}{ ...
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I get this error: pdflatex.exe: A connection attempt failed because

Good day all. I am getting this error: pdflatex.exe: A connection attempt failed because the connected party did not properly respond after a period of time, or established connection failed ...
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Error with pdf image and texstudio [closed]

I'm writing a .tex file with texstudio. In the tex there are some pdf figures. When i compile it the pdf viewer of texstudio shows me this: . while if i open the compiled pdf with another program, i ...
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Eclipse-Latex-Building problem

I've just installed MikText and the TeXlipse 1.5.0 plugin on Eclipse. On this photo you can see the Builder settings: Im getting this error, when I try to build the file: I am also getting en ...
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Error: Unicode char \u8 with french document

I have recently picked a file in asian laguage. When I have maked the necessary change in order to take a file in french laguage, I have this error: ! Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8: not ...
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! Missing number, treated as zero. problem

I just want to have the following simple equation. But the latex told me "! Missing number, treated as zero. problem" I have no idea what's going on here \[L\mathaccent N(\mu ,{\sigma ^2})\] Error ...
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File ended while scanning use of \@footnotetext [closed]

I spell-checked my document, but somehow I must've added or deleted some '}' or something because LaTeX can't compile past a certain page, giving the error: Runaway argument? {J. Clerk Maxwell\index ...
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command is not defined, fresh installation [closed]

I want to learn LaTeX and so I downloaded MacTeX, as I read that this would be the nicest solution for a Mac I am using. Well, I opened TeXShop and inserted following source code: \begin{document} ...
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Errors when trying to use chemfig

When trying to use chemfig I get two errors.First there is a "two documentclass" error and second a "undefined control sequence \chemfig".What can be done about this? Uninstall/reinstall doesn't help. ...
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Strange errors and error changes

Typesetting: \documentclass[a4paper]{report} \usepackage{thmtools,amsthm,hyperref} \newtheorem{defi}{Definizione} \begin{document} \renewcommand\listtheoremname{Definizioni, Teoremi, Proposizioni, ...
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Errors in the CV template by Scott Clark

I downloaded a CV Template. It got succesfully compiled in ShareLaTeX and WriteLaTeX. But In my TeXLive Distribution, I am getting errors. Here is the code: % (c) 2002 Matthew Boedicker ...
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“misplaced \noalign” error and missing column separator in “\tabular” environment

I am trying to a make a simple table in a document and I am having a few problems. I am somewhat new to LaTeX, so this is probably a stupid question! 1) I am trying to have a vertical line ...
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Problem with includestandalone of a tikz graphics

From my post (Circuitikz: arrows on the path and changing directions of arrow with variable resistor), Gonzalo Medina helped correct a variable resistor. However, when I use include standalone in my ...
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Why is Biblatex not working and showing “Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item”

I have this LaTeX document thesis.tex: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[czech]{babel} \usepackage[ backend=biber, babel=other ]{biblatex} ...
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No shape is known for just created foreach nodes

This can be similarly formulated to Why are just-created TikZ shapes "unknown"?; but its slightly different. Here is the MWE: \documentclass[% 12pt, journal, onecolumn, twoside, draftcls, ...
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Gantt chart is not drawn and give “! LaTeX Error: Environment gantt undefined.” [closed]

I am writing a report for FYP in Ubuntu 13.10 in TexMaker, with document class and use different files use for chapters. I write the code below in the chapter1.tex for draw a gantt chart ...
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Debub .bbl for missing right brace

I have a long .bbl which is generating an error when compiling with LaTeX. The error message is ERROR: Paragraph ended before \name was complete. --- TeX said --- <to be read again> ...
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Problem with using TikZ pictures as subfigures

I tried to create a figure which consists of two subfigures, each of which is a TikZ picture. \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} ...
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No pdf output in Auctex

I reinstall texlive but I auctex don't produce the pdf output. I tried texwork and its works fine. I'm on fedora 19 I'm asking a question following this one, Local font installation problems. I ...
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This elliptical-orbit diagram compiled fine with TikZ 2.10 but fails with TikZ 3.0. Why?

I borrowed some code on Kepler's 2nd Law from the linked post here on TeX answered by Tosco. I haven't compiled the document it is in awhile but needed today. When I did, I was told dimension too ...
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Error \pdfendlink ended up in different nesting level than > \pdfstartlink [closed]

When compiling this tex file in ShareLaTeX, I get the following error: Error in English1213/LaTeX_English_def.tex (line 96): pdfTeX error (ext4): \pdfendlink ended up in different nesting level ...