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Undefined control sequence \thicksim [duplicate]

I wanted to type the equivalence relation between two things, and the sign is tilda, marked in latex with \ticksim. But, when I typed that, it just said undefined control sequence. Please help me , I ...
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Clash between siunitx and mdwtab

I just had the following error after including mdwtab while using siunitx inside a tabular block: ! Extra \fi. \@maybe@unskip ...skip \m@ne \lastskip \relax \fi l.18 1.0 & 0.0 \\ ...
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How to write equations in beamer?

I'm having errors when I try to write an equation with beamer package. The rest of the document works fine, so I'm only posting the relevant part : \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Dresden} ...
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{longtable} Package array Error: Illegal pream-token (1): `c' used. [closed]

I'm new to Latex and really learning the nuances as I go. My document was compiling fine, until all of a sudden, it wasn't. I'm using the {longtable} command. I get the following error message: ...
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\newcommand with \raisebox in section title

I have defined the following command to typeset 'C++': \newcommand{\Cpp}{C\raisebox{-.23ex}{\texttt{++}}} Using the command in a paragraph works as expected. However, I can't use it in a section ...
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problem with bibtex-I want to check format

I just want to know if the following reference is written in the correct format of a .bib file. The error I got when compiling it is Warning--empty journal in saleh_medina_leila_m._structural_2014 ...
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Problem with IEEEeqnarray

I installed Miktex 2.9 on a new machine, but it seems I cannot use IEEEeqnarray. I followed the instructions on this answer to Using IEEEtrantools to install IEEEtranstools.sty but it is not working. ...
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Don't understand error of LaTeX after creating a new environment

I'm using the minted-package to color code in a paper I'm writing. In order to change the style of the parts where my code will be displayed later down the road I defined a new enviroment. However, ...
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Unable to package in MikTeX (l3kernel)

TeXmaker told me l3kernel is too old, so I searched in here and found that somebody solved the problem by unistall l3kernel and reinstall it. but I am not able to install it Error info: MiKTeX ...
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Typeset problem and Texshop crash on Mac El Capitan

I recently downloaded LaTex to write my bachelor thesis. I tried it out using Yosemite and it seemed to work fine. Just updated to El Capitan and now I don't get a preview when I use the typeset and ...
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An error keeps occurring stating that \end{document} has an extra {. Where is the extra {? I cannot find it [closed]

\documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{calcHeader} \title{Filling A Conical Tank} \date{September 17, 2015} \author{Sydney Elkins \\ Math 2015-16, Clark Wells} \begin{document} \Maketitle ...
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miktex-makemf source file not found(subfont hbf2gf)

I was writing in TexMaker when an error suddenly occurred after i compiled. The error that shows up on every build is: Process started Running miktex-makemf.exe... miktex-makemf: The ...
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Sharelatex error ''Project too large This project has to much text,.." [closed]

i'm working on sharelatex with a book with lots of pages (about 1000), i usually compile each chapter separately of course, but even so, at some point it just stops compiling and gives me the ...
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“BIbtex returned error code 1” problem in compilation [closed]

I am stuck with my work and am really worried to get a quick solution to my BIBTEX problem. My windows are 8.1 Miktex 2.9 Winedt 6 I am working on my thesis compiled in 2011. when I run it again in ...
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When I type any \usepackage{} I get the error \RequirePackage

The problem is with any \usepackage{} that I type and it is not specific. The error is this: ! LaTeX Error: \RequirePackage or \LoadClass in Options Section.See the LaTeX manual or LaTeX Companion ...
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LaTeX Error: Encoding Scheme `15' unknown

So I just finished a document I need to turn in before midnight, but I can't export to PDF for some reason. It keeps showing me this picture: My guess is that I'm missing some kind of package? The ...
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Error in MacTex – Font … not loadable: Metric (TFM) file not found

This question is exactly the same as this one, but for Mac OS. My error is: Font OT1/pcr/m/n/9=pcrr7t at 9.0pt not loadable: Metric (TFM) file not found So I tried the answer in the linked ...
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Paragraph ended before \type@get was complete [closed]

I'm trying to use the TeXshade package to typeset biological sequence alignments, but for some reason LaTeX is throwing an error whenever I try to include the TeXshade environment. I'm using the ...
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improper alphabetic constant with glossaries

I've come through an issue while using the glossaries package which returns the "improper alphabetic constant" error when trying to add an entry like \newglossaryentry{CSV} { name={\emph{comma ...
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'file not found' pops up when i try to open a .tex file which worked just fine the day before [duplicate]

There are several questions about 'file not found' but i found none similar to this one: The last time i changed and compiled my tex file was yesterday, and it compile without giving me an error ...
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Double superscript error in math mode [duplicate]

I have to read some equations and get always the same error, I am new to LaTeX so its just a little error. $ K_{1} = \frac{1}{2}{{m_{A}}{v_{A1}_{x}}}^{2} $
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What is the meaning of this error message in Beamer?

what is the meaning of the following error message and how to correct it? " Runaway argument? { File ended while scanning use of \@writefile. \par l.17 \begin{document}"
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Errors when including a Tikz figure in a beamer presentation

I want to include an external tikz file in a beamer presentation. I get following error: Missing number, treated as zero. MWE: content of .tex file: \documentclass[xcolor=pst]{beamer} ...
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Append Error/Warning Log to Output File

Is there any sensible way to append a "Outstanding warnings" section to the end of a latex document? For example, using latexmk, the following output lists hanging / multiple defined labels ...
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Error: Missing } inserted. How can I find the problem and resolve it?

I need help as soon as possible with the following error code on line 15 of my paper. I'm not sure what error it is, and I tried fixing it, but sadly nothing has worked. I've posted line 15 and the ...
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TexMaker (and TexShop) not working after installation of El Capitan [duplicate]

After having updated to Mac OS X El Capitan (10.11), I'm no more able to compile using either TexMaker or TexShop. This is the message I get from TexShop "/usr/texbin/pdflatex does not exist. TeXShop ...
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There is no line here to end. What's the error? [duplicate]

Ans7)As we can see from the automata itself that it is $\epsilon$- NFA so we need to convert it into a NFA and then to a DFA.\\ The Transition table is:\\ \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|} ...
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Troubles with opening a project made in BaKoMa

I've faced the situation where I should open a tex project which consists of a number of chapters and parts. There are a lot of files in a huge number of folders. As I understand they can be compiled ...
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How to start the start symbol from the right side?

When the automata is made I want the start symbol to start from the right instead of left as start symbol is colliding with the line: \documentclass[a4paper,8pt]{article} \usepackage{amssymb,amsthm} ...
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How to make the start symbol start from the right hand side instead of the left side [duplicate]

When the automata is made I want the start symbol to start from the right instead of left as start symbol is colliding with the line: Reverse:\\ \begin{tikzpicture}[shorten >=2pt,node ...
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Missing Number Treated as zero. (s)

As we can see in this example that from the state diagram from S$\rightarrow$q2 through b we can't come back on the final state no matter whatever the input be(a or b).\\ So,we can remove that state ...
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Dvi-ps-pdf Unrecoverable error, exit code 1 (/stackunderflow in --begin--)

I'm trying to compile a tex file via tex-dvi-ps-pdf, in a MacOS X. I've seen: Ghostscript 8.57: Unrecoverable error, exit code 1 auto-pst-pdf throws 'MiKTeX GPL Ghostscript 9.05: Unrecoverable ...
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! No room for a new \skip

I just did a new TeX Live install on another machine, but my project doesn't compile: (/usr/local/texlive/2015/texmf-dist/tex/latex/ms/everysel.sty)) ! No room for a new \skip . \ch@ck ...\else ...
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Quick Build problem with El Capitan [duplicate]

Hi, I am new to Texmaker, and Latex generally. Can anybody please tell me how to solve this problem. It happens when I Quickbuild to see the pdf version. I am running Mac OS X El Capitan (perhaps ...
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EINVAL Error in Lyx

When I am typing text in the Lyx main editor window the following message keeps appearing in the Progress/Debug Message pane: Error returned from iconv_open EINVAL The conversion from UCS-4LE to UTF8 ...
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I always get missing $ when using \begin{equation} [duplicate]

I am currently writing my master's thesis on LaTeX, and I keep getting problems each time I use the \begin{equation} syntax, this is what I'm using \begin{equation} DTW(X,Y)= ...
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Installing the 'mathabx' package [duplicate]

I'm trying to install the mathabx package and am having some troubles. I am using MixTek 2.9 and running TexWorks. I have tried typing \usepackage{mathabx} into the console as usual before I ...
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Error unknown function in q_0 as in q_0 [duplicate]

\begin{tikzpicture}[shorten >=1pt,node distance=2cm,on grid,auto] \node[state,initial] (q_0,q_2) {$q_0,q_2$}; \node[state] (q_1) [above right=of q_0,q_2] {$q_1$}; \node[state] (q_3) ...
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proposal documentclass problem

I am having the following minimal example, using the document class proposal. \documentclass{proposal} \begin{document} a \end{document} on both my computers I get the following when running ...
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Outputfile generated on error

If I run this example: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} Foo \newpage \barbaz \end{document} using lualatex --halt-on-error minimal.tex The log yields: ! ==> Fatal error occurred, ...
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Conflict between mathabx and accents packages

I'm having problems with the mathabx package, which I use for the \widecheck symbol. When I try to compile it interrupts the process and sends me to the package documentation, specifically referencing ...
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I have this error message “File ended while scanning use of \setsansfont . }” [closed]

I'm working on a Presentation using Beamer. I've downloaded the Metropolis Beamer Theme and I get the error message: "File ended while scanning use of \setsansfont . }" I don't know just why. ...
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Error when trying to compile tccv document class example

Downloaded the tccv document class and tried to compile one of the bundled examples using TeXMaker and MikTeX on Windows. First error I received for scrart.cls not being found, so I found a copy of ...
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Missing brackets on equations

I'm writing a couple of equations in LaTex (it's my first time using it) and, although I'm finding the general usage pretty straight forward I keep getting a missing brackets warning from ShareLatex ...
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multicolumn in titlepage with titling package

I want to use the multicolumn command in the author environment, but it creates the error incomplete }iffalse, all text was ignored after line x \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,ngerman]{article} ...
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Hypcap giving a “missing \caption” error when used with FPFigure / fltpage

I'm currently using a package for placing the caption on a separate page, CaptionAfterwards, and the hypcap package gives me the following error: "Package hypcap Error: You have forgotten to use ...
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Error “Missing number, treated as zero” - first compilation worked, second created the error

I hope some of you can help me with that problem. It is however difficult to give a minimal example. Here is the Problem: I'm writing my master's thesis with TEXmaker and have splitted my document by ...
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TeX capacity exceeded, sorry [parameter stack size=10000]. \textbf\documentclass

I get this error when trying to run my latex file. The preamble is this, I don´t know if you can help me with just this or if I would have to copy the whole thing (it´s 378 lines). It has R codes for ...
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Missing \endcsname inserted \protect l.2 …akspace {}}efore using this key.}}{{4}{2}}

I keep getting this error ! Missing \endcsname inserted. \protect l.2 ...akspace {}}efore using this key.}}{{4}{2}} Just in case it is necessary, here is the preamble and ...
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Counter too large error with \item

I am a new LaTeX user. I already searched through the topic and I have not found an answer yet. I am using the exercise package to build a large Multiple Choice math question set complete with an ...