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

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makeglossaries error using TeXworks, perl installed [closed]

I am following a tutorial I found on http://www.latex-community.org/know-how/263-glossaries-nomenclature-lists-of-symbols-and-acronyms to try and learn how to use the glossaries package. However, ...
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How do I get my acronyms out of the main glossary?

I am writing my thesis and I must have a list of the abbreviations used. I'm using the acronym part of the glossaries package in LaTeX, and all went fine, until the number of acronyms broke, I think, ...
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Print multiple glossaries on one page

I am using the glossaries package to have three glossaries: the main(default) one, the acronym, and the symbol one. As all three are to long with each taking a new page on its own I would like to ...
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standalone package, with its subpreambles option, ignores content of a standalone input file if it contains accents in glossary entry

The following MWE works like a charm: % test.tex \documentclass{article} \usepackage[subpreambles]{standalone} \usepackage{filecontents} \usepackage{glossaries} % \begin{filecontents}{stdalone} \...
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Is option 1 (\makenoidxglossaries) of the glossaries package broken [closed]

As recently seen here there seem to be trouble when going with the internal sorting solution (no makeindex or xindy). When compiling the MWE the error is: Undefined control sequence. \...
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Glossaries and Leipzig - Displaying short description twice

I have a document that is using interlinear glossing using the leipzig package. I wish to use the glossary style: mcolsindex. However, this causes the glossary to print the short description twice in ...
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Merge multiple glossaries types in one single glossary

I would like to "merge" two glossaries in a single \printglossary or something equivalent (see MWE). Additional requirements: enable sorting by e.g. name across the glossaries Is there a way to ...
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Page order in list of acronyms with roman numbering

I have a document with three parts and different numbering: small roman numbers, arabic numbers and capital roman numbers. When printing the list of acronyms, the page order of an entry is always ...
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glossaries \glssymbol shows the latex command instead of the symbol [closed]

I am trying to use the glossaries package to create a list of symbols. I've almost succeeded, but I run into a strange error. Here is a minimal working example: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{...
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Bi-directional glossaries with glossary-mcols

I'm doing a dictionnary of terms in arabic-english languages, using the glossary-mcols package, by the usual method of producing the glossaries. Now, the suitable way to sort the two glossaries is in ...
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newglossaryentry: howto fill key with other keys for a subglossentry

In a use-case more complex then the MWE I want to generate the symbol key of a glossary entry based on other keys (e.g. name & description). In the use-case the symbol a will be a math expression ...
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Combining multiple math-mode glossary entries

I would like to combine 2 or more math mode glossary entries to form a complete expression in math-mode. Background is a separation of nomenclature and symbols. I use expressions as in the second ...
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List of acronyms in LaTeX [duplicate]

To Ask Again: I am writing my thesis in LaTeX. I need to create a list of acronyms (or abbreviations). I want to have a page like what I have for list of tables and list of figures in which I ...
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List of Acronyms

I am writing my thesis in LaTeX. I need to create a list of acronyms (or abbreviations). I want to have a page like what I have for list of tables and list of figures in which I specify all the ...
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Adding hyperref/links on each entry of list of symbols

I want to add links after each symbol in my list of symbols and also during usage in the text. I did not include option nonumberlist when loading glossaries package, and still, the links don't appear. ...
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makeglossaries with the glossaries package using TexShop & TexLive Manager on Windows 10

I'm getting the following errors: Process started: makeglossaries.exe "Thesis" No \@istfilename found in 'Thesis.aux'. Did your LaTeX run fail? Did your LaTeX run produce any output? Did you ...
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Remove empty pages before glossary

I would like to have "subsections" in my glossary, or simply two glossaries one after the other. However, I always get an empty page (or, because I am using twoside & openright, even two!) between ...
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Glossaries: page header title not upper-case

I am using default book template with glossaries included like this: \usepackage[nonumberlist,toc]{glossaries} \setglossarystyle{altlist} \makeglossaries Notice the toc option for adding the ...
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New command to append endings on labels via \gls

The \gls-like commands of the glossaries package allow to append a text after the referenced label. In addition, the package includes the command \glsaddstoragekey to add additional informations to ...
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Problem with inserting “page” in Glossary

I read this question to insert "Page" before the occurencing page of a Glossary Entry. I tried the proposed solution, which rely on the following code : \renewcommand{\glsnumberformat}[1]{% (\...
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unable to display glossary

I would like to have a simple glossary in a specific point of my text. I used this at the beginning \usepackage{glossaries} \makeglossaries \newglossaryentry{edge} { name=edge, description={...
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Can be used only in preamble, \makeglossaries command

I am running into the following error ! LaTeX Error: Can be used only in preamble. See the LaTeX manual or LaTeX Companion for explanation. Type H <return> for immediate help. ... ...
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Hyperlink not working for glossaries in table

I am making a glossary list that appears in a two column table, but the hyperlinks now are no longer working when I use this custom style. Can someone explain how to fix this? \documentclass{article} ...
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Adding p. or pp. in glossary based on number of pages

I'm trying to add the abbreviation p. or pp. before listing the pages in a glossary. My current MWE is as follows: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[acronym]{glossaries} \makeglossaries \...
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How to separate glossary entries from section references in hyperref

I have a document, a glossary and references. I am using the hyperref package to create hyperlinks \usepackage[colorlinks = true, linkcolor = red, urlcolor = green, citecolor ...
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Glossaries: How to avoid redudancy with recursive acronyms involving gene names with the same prefix?

Glossaries is great for spelling out gene name acronyms, but how can avoid this kind of redundancy? \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper,oneside]{report} \usepackage{glossaries} \newacronym{jak}{JAK}{...
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Pandoc LaTeX to epub with glossaries, pagenotes, indexs with links, and other features

I have a LaTeX document that has to be compiled several times to include all the toc, references, glossaries, pagenotes, general index, and author index with links to the locations in the book. I can ...
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Long glossary description and line-break for the short form of the acronym

I've been struggling with some long glossary word descriptions that are not breaking correctly. I found a link to a question about hyphens, but it only solves part of a part of my problem. For the ...
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Remove title from glossary

I use this code: \usepackage[nopostdot,nonumberlist,numberedsection]{glossaries} \loadglsentries{glossary.tex} \makenoidxglossaries [...] \subsection{Glossário} \glsaddall \setglossarystyle{...
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Autocomplete glossary in TexMaker

I use glossaries in my project and would like to be able to autocomplete whenever i write \gls{@} and \glspl{@}, where the autocomplete makes suggestions based on the entries in my glossary.tex file. ...
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Capitalizing each word in \glsentrylong

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{glossaries} \makeatletter \let\oldmakefirstuc\makefirstuc \renewcommand*{\makefirstuc}[1]{% \def\gls@add@space{}% \mfu@capitalisewords#1 \@nil\...
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Alternative to glossaries package

I was wondering if there are any alternatives to the glossaries package. My problem is the following: 1) I'm a TeXlipse user and for what I was able to understand, TeXlipse does not support the ...
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glossaries references produce two hyperref links

I'm trying to achieve the effect from this existing question: \gls should produce hyperlinks, but without the distracting frames, while all other links behave as usual. The answer to that question ...
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List of letter not folding in glossaries

In glossaries, using the option listhypergroup, there is a problem when the list of letters is too long and the page too narrow: as it does not fold, it goes over the page width to give Is there a ...
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Change group names when using noidxglossaries

With the glossaries package, the group names can be changed using the commands \newcommand*{\Agroupname}{}, \newcommand*{\Bgroupname}{}, etc, as shown for example here. Here, I am obliged to use \...
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Doc doesn't display the list of acronyms

I've tried to define an example to display the list of acronyms. But after the compile step the doc only shows the text without a list of acronyms. \documentclass{article} % Load the package \...
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No hyperlink borders for any kind of glossaries entries but still hyperreferred

I would like to have the default behaviour of hyperref for all links excepted the ones from glossaries: for them, they should be still links but without borders I started playing with \hypersetup{...
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Single List of Abbreviations (acronym list + biblatex shorthand list)

In my paper I have two abbreviation lists: 1) Acronyms for certain expressions through glossaries package (eg. APR = Annual Percentage Rate) and 2) Abbreviations of legal documents through biblatex ...
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glossaries package: hyperlink only on first use of acronym [duplicate]

I use the glossaries package to define and use acronyms in my text. I use \newacronym{} to define my acronyms. In the text I use \gls{} to refer to these acronyms. In order to improve readibility of ...
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Title case an acronym

Sometimes in my document I wish to use an acronym. Sometimes I want the acronym to appear in title case (for example if it appears in a title).* *I need this to work in all environments, not ...
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Glossaries for each chapter. Problem in reference

From the brilliant idea developped by Ludovic C. in the answer of this question, List of symbols for each chapter I made from it a bilingual dictionary of arabic-english words, what I'll use in a ...
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MiKTeX: can't install glossaries. “mfirstuc.sty not found”

I know, this question has already been asked but none of the solutions work for me. I've put the packages mfirstuc and glossaries in my preamble but I get an error: ! LaTeX Error: File `mfirstuc....
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Errors but correct pdf | Biblatex with Biber, Glossaries and Babel [closed]

I'm tring to use Biber and Glossaries also with different languages in a document. Actually everything is working well but it outputs some errors which are more warnings because the correct PDF is ...
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Sort footnotes alphabetically or per-page glossary

I'd like to create a document where glossary entries are on each page in the footnotes and I've been able to do that (see MWE below), but I'd like the footnote glosses to be sorted alphabetically, but ...
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How to automatically handle “a” and “an” in front of acronyms with the glossaries package?

I am using the glossaries package to handle acronyms and came across the task to automatically decide the use of "a" or "an" in front of them. \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{hyperref} \...
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Glossaries with entries numbers on the right margin…

In some work connected with the discussion Glossaries with entrycounter true only for one glossary I create a glossary which is sorted by some words and its synonyms, in two columns, using the ...
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Glossaries with entrycounter true only for one glossary

I'm doing a bilingual dictionnary english-arabic, using the glossaries package, with the option entrycounter. I define two kinds of entries, by \newglossaryentry{adic-#1} and \newglossaryentry{edic-#...
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Symbol or name referencing to the same glossary entry

in my thesis, I often use either the name of an object or its symbol. For example, I use the term cost matrix and also the symbol c_ij. When reading either one I want to be able to click on it and get ...
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How can I make the page list line break when using the acronym part of the glossaries package?

I am using glossaries to keep track of acronyms in my thesis (using commands like \acrlong, \acrshort and \acrfull). However, in the acronym list towards the end of the thesis, there are no line ...
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Turn “page number to index” on and off in glossaries

In the following MWE, despite having the option indexonlyfirst, the page numbers still goes to the acronym list after I reset all first use flags using \glsresetall, thus giving me It there a way ...