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

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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, ...
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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} ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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How to redefine the “Numbers” group in glossaries

In this question:, Customising glossary group titles , it have been instructed how to redefine group names of glossaries printed from the glossaries package using the function ...
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How to sort glossaries entries by alphabetical order then by order of appereance

I would like my glossaries entries to be sorted by alphabetical order, and, if some entries have identical sort keys, by the order they are called in the text. Any way to do this ? Here is the MWE, ...
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change font of glossary entry (glossaries, scrreprt)

When using glossaries to display acronyms within a scrreprt document, the acronyms in the list of acronyms will be printed in bold sans serif. I would like to have the (bold) serif font, however. How ...
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Using glossary package with TeXnicCenter and MiKTeX?

I am currently struckling to use the glossary-package. I used the code stated at "introduction" at the following link: https://www.sharelatex.com/learn/Glossaries I also installed the PERL-file that ...
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TeXstudio: glossaries \gls command doesn't list label choices [closed]

I've been using glossaries for at least a year and in my case keeping the acronyms in a separate file. Some time in the last several months it ceased listing the label choices with the \gls command. ...
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Remove previous chapter header from Glossary

I have a setup as follows: \chapter{Conclusion} blah blah ... \glsaddall \printglossary[type=\acronymtype] \printglossary[type=main] \printbibliography Now, the documentclass I'm using always ...
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Best solution for acronmys, abbrevations, glossary and index

I am writing a scientific text/book which will contain acronyms, which should have a glossary and should also have an index. The question is: which LaTeX setup is best for this? Which are the best ...
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Creating glossary entries in separate file

Is there any way around to create glossary entries in separate file? I do prefer to store glossary entries in a separate file. Thanks for any comment.
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How draw semicircle in thumb index dictionary?

How draw semicircle in thumb index dictionary ? I am using the following code Field work and draw a rectangle Box: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{etoolbox} \usepackage[paper=a4paper, top=1.5cm, ...
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glossaries optionally delete white space between long form and abbreviation

If one has an foreign acronym (here english) coupled with a german word one uses a - between both. Now I have the problem that the first occurrence of an acronym falls together with a coupled german ...
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glossaries emphasize text when cgls command is used

I use the style provided in this answer by @NicolaTalbot to emphasise the long form of acronyms in combination with an additional protected whitespace and support for foreign acronyms (see here). ...
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How to insert different picture in glsgroupheading glossary

How to insert picture in glsgroupheading glossary so that each parent is talking a different. \documentclass[twoside]{book} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{multicol} \usepackage{fancyhdr} ...
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Some of the entries of the glossary do not get printed [closed]

In my thesis, for the printing the glossary, I have put the command \printglossaries. Before that I have put \input{acronyms.tex} command since I have created a separate file to put the list of ...
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Defining special units using glossaries package - handling tera- and giga-

I'm setting up my list of acronyms using the glossaries package and ran into a challenge with a specific unit - FLOPS., i.e. floating point operations per second. In my document, I use FLOPS, GFLOPS ...