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

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How to change the fontsize in the heading of the glossary

I set up a glossary using the following code: \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage[nonumberlist]{glossaries} \usepackage[printonlyused]{acronym} \makeglossaries \newacronym{cmp}{CMP}{Common Mid ...
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Glossary entry not displayed in list

Is there any option to make a glossary entry not to appear in the glossaries list? I want it to be in the text and behave as glossary/acronym, but I don't want it to be displayed in the list index. ...
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Creating software function index

I need to create some type of index for exported functions in the software for the latex manual. The doxygen feature of exporting to LaTeX does not allow to do it by default. The required form is ...
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How to get correct glossary links with frontmatter pages?

I'm using the glossaries and hyperref packages, and my document has 10 or so pages of frontmatter, in roman numerals. All the links in the glossary have the correct page numbers, but when you click ...
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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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How to use the plural of a glossary entry?

For example, my glossary entry is: \newglossaryentry{WAV} { name=WAV, description={WAVEform audio file format} } If i write \gls{WAVs} I get an error. How can I fix this.
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Give \printglossaries a section number and customize the name?

When I print my glossary using \printglossaries it prints the glossary on a chapter level (at least it gives it the style of a chapter heading + it appears in the index on a chapter level). However, ...
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referring terms in the glossary [closed]

I am using LaTeX to write my thesis. To define new terms and its definition, I have used the glossary as separate chapter at the end of thesis. I use \gls command to refer the terms defined in ...
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Bug in glossaries package while using hyperref?

I compile the following code: \documentclass{scrreprt} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage[ bookmarks=true, bookmarksopen=true, colorlinks=true, anchorcolor=blue, filecolor=blue, ...
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Glossaries include symbol from other glossary in name

I have a glossary entry which defines a symbol \newglossaryentry{nc:line:num}{ name=cache lines, symbol=\ensuremath{\#l}, description=number of lines in cache} and want to use its ...
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Problem with \usepackage{glossaries}

\documentclass{report} \usepackage{datatool} \usepackage{glossaries} \makeglossaries \begin{document} \chapter{Hello} \section{First Section} Hello World ...
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Use of glossary for beginner

Problem : Line 11 in MKDoc.tex undefined control sequence when I pdflatex it on TS. The idx and ind files has zero bytes when I ran Makeindex on TS button In the main document MkDoc I have several ...
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Package `glossaries`: Temporarily disable `\makefirstuc` in `\glsnamefont` for specific entries with math content

I use the package glossaries and I have \renewcommand*{\glsnamefont}[1]{\makefirstuc{#1}} in my preamble as suggested in the documentation to make each entry start with an upper-case letter in the ...
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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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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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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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Ordering Glossary in ToC before another entry

I'm having difficulties getting my glossary to show up in the right place in my table of contents. It needs to come before the Acknowledgements and be in the same font type as the List of Figures etc. ...
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Random output at the end of gloss entries

I'm getting a weird output at the end of gloss entries. When I remove that entry, all of a sudden that output seems to just be floating randomly and I cannot find the source. The input will be: ...
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glossaries and REnewglossaryentry

I haven't found anywhere and I wonder is there or would it be very hard to provide a command \REnewglossaryentry[2] for the glossaries package. Name for the desired command is kinda self explanatory, ...
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Glossaries 'unknown option' Error [closed]

In the following, I create a separate glossary that I do not want to have hyperlinked (in my actual document, the glossary without links will not be displayed). The following MWE generates an error: ...
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How to change the appearance of the display of the first use of an acronym? How to insert “short”?

How can I change the apperance of the display of the first use of an acronym? I want to change Compact Disc (CD) to Compact Disc (short CD) I tried ...
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Wrong Reference in glossary - difference shown pagenumber and reference location

As in this previous Link Problem I reproduced the error. First, this is my code: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[ bookmarks, bookmarksnumbered, ...
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How to make glossaries in output?

This is my sample script. I want to print glosssaries. I am trying to do that but nothing gets printed. I am using \documentclass[oneside,12pt]{report} \usepackage{fancyheadings} ...
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Why won't my glossaries print?

I have a look around online and at other posts however I haven't been able to find a solution to this problem. Here is the code I'm using: \documentclass[a4paper,final]{report} \usepackage{epsfig} ...
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list of definitions in appendix

I want to have appendixes containing an overview of RFC, W3C and other standards discussed in my paper. Of course I also have them in my bibliography, but the overview should look like RFC 1234 ...
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Can a missing glossary entry generate Warnings instead of Errors?

The hyperref package, when it tries to link to a label that doesn't yet exist, gives a warning but continues without making the link. Is it possible to have a similar setup with the glossaries ...
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Invisible Glossary caused by .cls style file

I'm writing my paper in ShareLatex. I have followed the instructions on inserting a Glossary. However, when I attach the style file I am ordered to use, the glossary no longer appears. I can not ...
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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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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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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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Glossaries: customize number lists (page numbers) attached to each acronym

I would like to exclude the Table of Contents and Glossary itself from the page numbers that appear attached to each acronym indicating the pages where the entries have been used. If this cannot be ...
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Using \glsaddallunused for customized Glossaries

This question is related to the following answer Suppress symbol in nomenclature after first use As I am using the cusmized glossaries (Thanks to @karlkoeller), the command \glsaddallunused is not ...
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Xindy cannot be executed [duplicate]

Trying to run \makeglossaries after I've already compiled the file with pdflatex gives me the error: **Call to xindy failed*** Check 'settings.glg' for details In the file 'settings.glg' this is ...
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Make glossaries contain exactly all referenced and cross-referenced keys

The documentation of the glossaries package states about the see key Note that in this case, the entry with the see key will automatically be added to the glossary, but the cross-referenced ...
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No title in glossary [duplicate]

I print the glossary on two columns. But the title 'Glossary' is printed on the first column. So I want to print title 'Glossary' in external command and the the commad \printglossary dont have to ...
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glossaries: including all items in a Glossary on TexniCenter [duplicate]

I am using the glossaries package to typeset some glossaries, on a perl+MikTeX+TexnicCenter (Windows) setup \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{report} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} ...
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Use both Acronym and Glossary for one term

I want to specify both the acronym meaning and the glossary description for some acronyms. For examples I need to specify what's description of API, and also what acronym mean for it. Is there a ...
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\printglossary does not produce any content [duplicate]

I am having some trouble using glossaries in LateX (TeXnicCenter) and hope someone could give me some advice. I am using the package \usepackage[toc, acronym, section=section]{glossaries} to get a ...
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Glossaries and nomencl not updating after changes

I am running pdflatex, makeglossaries, pdflatex, pdflatex to generate my PDF using TexMaker with MikTeX on Windows. The first compilation goes smoothly, all files are generated and the glossaries and ...
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pdflatexmk doesn't run makeglossaries for glossaries package (TeXShop, OSX)

I'm trying to get the following document to work with a single run of pdflatexmk: (I've included my entire preamble to be sure) % !TEX TS-program = pdflatexmk ...
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Change appearance of first acronym use if it falls into a composed word

I have a acronym for GPU, and start my text with GPU-computing. For now this is the first appearance, and this results in graphic processing unit (GPU)-computing, however I would rather like it to ...
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Can't compile LaTeX document when glossaries package is used (fatal error) [closed]

I just followed the instructions for setting up TeXnicCenter to work with the glossaries package as described at latex-community.org. I am trying to create a list of acronyms, however, I will not be ...