{glossaries} is about creating glossaries and similar lists. A popular package is `glossaries`.

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Unable to print list of abbreviations in my document

I have a master document with several chapters as separate tex files. I am trying to print the list of abbreviations using glossaries package. I am defining it in the preamble as follow and I am doing ...
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Combine multiple scripts

I have added the makeglossaries script to the list of scripts available in miktex. It's working fine, but the problem is that it first requires pdflatex to run. Also makeIndex and bibtex should be run ...
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New glossaries group

I define a new group for the glossary list as follows: \newglossaryentry{<subscripts>}{name={\Large\textbf{\textsf{<Subscripts>}}}, description={\nopostdesc}} and add superscripts as ...
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Aligning acronyms to the left and long descriptions

I am trying to generate my list of acronyms. I would like them to be all aligned to the left border of my page, with all the descriptions also aligned one below the other taking up the rest of the ...
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\usepackage{glossaries} with 3 columns and groupheading

I would like a glossary with 3 columns and groups heading: Here is the mwe, which I took (mainly) from: \usepackage{glossaries} with 3 columns This works very well for me. I would just like to add ...
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Glossaries: make \newglossaryentry behave as \newacronym

I'm hoping this is a simple question, but I've been searching for the best part of the day for a solution to no avail. I basically want to make the \newglossaryentry command behave like the ...
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custom glossaries

I would like to change the glossaries settings in order to have " see p. x" rather than just the number of the page where this entry is. For example if the acronym PC in the page 3 of my document, it ...
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glossaries package is printing all entries under acronyms

I am trying to insert a glossary into a latex document using the glossaries package. I would like to separate out the list of acronyms from the list of definitions. My understanding is that this is ...
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Centering \dot in a symbol macro (\listofsymbol)

I was trying to achieve the results of get a variable listed in listofsymbol's generated list, when called with a -dot suffix. If was trying also to find a way to center dot in variables with ...
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Issues with leipzig and glossaries used together

I am preparing a document containing some interlinear glossing, the glossing conventions themselves appearing as a separate list. I use the leipzig package to typeset the glosses, the expex package to ...
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List of scientific constants

What would be the best way to create a list of constants. Should I make a glossary, or is there better practice or package? Thanks!
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Manual line break in Glossaries name

I found somewhere here a way to define my own glossary-style: \newglossarystyle{superglossarystyle} { \setglossarystyle{super} \renewenvironment{theglossary} { \tablehead{} ...
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Hyperref: wrong links when listof,bibliography and glossaries in ToC

I tried to produce a ToC like this: I Symbol Glossary II Acronyms 1. Chapter 1 1.1 Section 1 2. Chapter 2... ... III List of Figures IV List of Tables V Bibliography So I added ...
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Fully written word (not abbreviated) when word first occurs in every chapter

I use the glossaries package for acronyms with default settings. Now I need that abbreviated words are fully written when they first occurs in the next chapter and not only when they first occurs. But ...
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Koma-script and glossaries package

This has driven me crazy for some time now and I finally found out the origin of my problem. Now I would like to solve it. In my thesis document, I add acronyms using the glossaries package. This ...
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Translation not working when using siunitx + glossaries + polyglossia + xindy + LuaLaTeX

I'm trying to move to a modern LaTeX setup, by using LuaLaTex, polyglossia, glossaries + xindy. When I create a German document with a glossary, the title of the glossary correctly changes to ...
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package glossaries: acronymstyle using footnote affects main-glossary?

I have two seperate glossaries. One for acronyms and one for general explanations (main). For acronyms i used the footnote-style. This works as expected: one first use of the acronym a footnote is ...
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Write short description behind the document location (list of abbreviations in glossaries)

I am using the glossaries package for the list of abbreviations. By default, a location list is displayed for each entry whih refers to the document location. It look´s like this: Now I would like ...
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\makefirstuc from glossaries clashes with \foreignlanguage from babel

I write a document, whose primary language is English. But I have some glossary entries whose names (aka label) are in German, but the description, etc. is in English again. I use the packages ...
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list environment on glossary definition doesn’t work

I try to put an inparaenum environment on a glossary definition like this : \newglossaryentry{polymo}% {% name={Lorem}, description={Lorem ipsum dolor \begin{inparaenum}[i)] \item sit ...
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Tooltip with glossary items

I'm currently writting a big document including a glossary (\usepackage[toc,nomain,nonumberlist]{glossaries}) Is there an easy way to create automatically tooltips for the entries? So if you hower ...
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Remove page break before glossary

I have a problem with glossaries package. When I insert my glossary with \printglossary[title=Glossaire] it is inserted in page IV. But my glossary start on page V ; the printglossary make a page ...
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Using glossaries without cross-referencing

I am attempting to use the glossaries package to add multiple glossaries to my thesis. Essentially I want a list of acronyms and a list of mathematical symbols. However I do not want to cross ...
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Glossaries and custom section headings broken

I've a document, where I use the glossaries to manage acronyms for me. Sometimes, I use a \gls{} command inside a section heading, and I have defined page headers to have the current section heading. ...
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Replace missing small caps by uppercase

I am using glossaries with the sc option to set acronyms in small caps. This works fine in the main text, but the font I am using for sectioning (and, importantly, description labels) does not have ...
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Suppressing page number in list of abbreviations in LaTeX report

I have a LaTeX report as follows in a file called Main.tex: documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{report} \usepackage[acronym,nomain]{glossaries} \makeglossaries \begin{document} \tableofcontents ...
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printglossary acronym, display only the first appearance of arcshort in glossary

I defined acronyms like: \newacronym{sdk}{SDK}{Software Development Kit} use it in the text: Page 3: Test test \acrshort{sdk} Page 6: test test \acrshort{sdk}. Page 9: Test \acrshort{sdk} and ...
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First use of glossary entry with asterisk

My question seems easy : How put an asterisk at the end of all first use of glossaries occurrences in the text (or for exemple, put it in bold…) ? But only in my glossary, not in my acronyms. ...
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Formatting for glossaries

I am new so please go easy :-). I am using the \glossaries package to make my acronym page. I have defined only acronyms. What I want is to make the description of the acronym in a separate column ...
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Make plural in small caps acronyms distinguishable

The problem Small caps are commonly used to typeset acronyms (see e.g., #9534). I personally think that this is good typographic style and makes acronyms less obtrusive. However, using small caps ...
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Acronyms and new glossary are not shown in \printglossary

I am using the following example in order to set up a memoir-file. The example is taken from: http://www.latex-community.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=9423. While this seems to work for the ...
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Glossaries package: Remove separator between numberlist and seelist

I am using the glossaries package using makeidx (referred to as Option 2 in the manual). My glossary contains several items which have cross-references to other terms, an example of how one of these ...
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How to put directly figures and tables into the description key of the glossaries package?

I'm preparing a document class using the glossaries package to typeset dictionaries. Since many of my entries need figures, tables, and maybe, say, some C++ code, I'd like to know is there a way to ...
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Creating left to right and right to left dictionaries using Glossaries package

I want to produce two bilingual dictionaries Arabic-English and English-Arabic. I've found this discussion which seems of some interest for my needs... So I build this file, based on it ...
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Problem with \addkey as of v4.08 of glossaries

Having run TeX Live Utility today, glossaries was updated to the 30-July-2014 version (4.08). With this, a bug seems to have been introduced to the \addkey feature (run under both XeLaTeX and LuaTeX). ...
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url at the end of description

I would like to add an url at the end of each description. \documentclass[12pt,BCOR=15mm]{scrbook} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} ...
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makeglossaries doesn't work [closed]

I'm trying to run makeglossaries in TexStudio (and TexMaker). It seems that this doesn't have any effect on the glossary printed. This problem persisted after switching from windows to linux I run ...
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printglossaries, makeglossaries: (0 entries accepted, 0 rejected)

I'm trying to create a glossary for my document but am having trouble getting it to show up. The last three lines of my document are: \newpage \printglossaries \end{document} I've also got: ...
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Appendix list of symbols

I am trying to make a list of variable definitions in the appendix and I tried making glossaries and using acronyms packages but I don't know what to do. I do not need to reference the symbols in the ...
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Error using glossaries package trying to compile with makeindex

I am having a trouble when I try running the makeindex command. I get the following error message: Index style file Tesis.ist not found. Usage: makeindex [-ilqrcgLT] [-s sty] [-o ind] [-t log] [-p ...
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Problems with gloss package

I have been trying to make an glossary using gloss package, but anytime I get the warning no driver for entry "gd" or "gloss definition". Basically i have the next code: ...
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List of glossaries not displaying

I am using the following code for the list of glossaries, but the list of glossaries do not generate (the code compiles well). Can anybody suggest what may be the problem? \documentclass{article} ...
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Add custom key to display units in glossary with siunitx

I decided to enrich my list of symbols by adding a unit column with a newly defined key "unit". \glsaddkey {unit} {} {\glsentryunit} {\Glsentryunit} {\glsunit} {\Glsunit} {\GLSunit} A new ...
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Printing pages in Colour: hyperref and glossaries

I am using the packages hyperref and glossaries and the the links are appearing in colour in the pdf. I have some colour in a few pages which I want to print in colour. Now, the problem is that the ...
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How to display the dates in the \PrintChanges' changes?

An information I'm often missing when I have a look at the "Change History" of a package/classe is the dates of the changes because, IMHO, just the version number is not informative enough: if I could ...
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Glossary list without page number and acronym links to glossary

As the title says I only wish to remove the page numbers not the acronym links to the glossary. Using package option nonumberlist the numbers are removed but so are the links. This code below ...
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glossaries package reference non-glossary item in see also

I'd like to be able to reference a section, table or other \labeled item when defining an acronym or other glossary entry. The glossaries package uses the see attribute or \glssee command to set up ...
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How can I add in the missing space when the first use of an acronym is plural?

I'm using the glossaries package and defining my acronyms like this: \newacronym{led}{LED}{Light Emitting Diode} I'm then using the acronyms in my document with either \gls{led} or \glspl{led} ...
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Changing glossary pagestyle using memoir

I use the memoir class to typeset my documents. This class also allows the easy addition of a glossary to those documents. However, the default pagestyle for the glossary is plain. I want to change ...
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Acronym list extra-space beginning of page

I'm using glossaries for managing my acronyms and also using the long style for displaying the list. However I have noticed that when the change between letter/acronyms group is at the end of a ...