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hyperref fillable forms - breaking the rules

The hyperref manual states clearly: You must put your fields inside a Form environment (only one per file). However, I can put form fields outside of a Form and I can put more than one Form ...
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Undefined control sequence \Hy@MakeCurrentHrefAuto when using tex4ht

I'm producing a small encyclopedia with the memoir class which relies fairly heavily on \nameref. If it's relevant, I have my project directory set up so that I have a folder called articles/ which ...
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How to enable smart references when using xr-hyper package for producing multi-volume book?

I'm using xr-hyper package by @David Carlisle and smartref package by Giuseppe Bilotta to compile a multi-volume book. xr-hyper enables cross-references between different volumes as shows the ...
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Color switches are problematic with footnotes, longtable and hyperref

When using the color package in its switch form (\color cf. \textcolor), things can get confused using certain packages, with footnotes, and with section headings. The section headings issue was ...
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'proper' clickable hyperlinks with biblatex, natbib and hyperref — (Author, Year) style

Based on some experimenting and some reading (here on http://tex.stackexchange.com) I might have solved first issue I had. I have kept a strikeout-version of the first issue so that people have a ...
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Clickable box malformed in TOC when using math in heading and the Latin Modern Math font

The clickable box (the actual hyperlink) in the TOC is too heigh when using the Latin Modern Math font. Using Cambria Math everything looks normal. Using the \texorpdfstring{}{} command does not ...
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Hyperref links entire line (like Word)

I have tried to use the code from How to make a hyperlink cover the whole line in table of contents including the dots? but it seems to make my entire document hyperlinked probably due to my custom ...
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Changing/disabling the mouse over/hover text of a hyperlink

I am using hyperref package to create links in my tex file. To define a link, I do \href{https://www.google.com}{google} When mouse is over the text, the destination, https://www.google.com in this ...
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Beamer: problem with \framezoom and XeLaTeX

I have a problem getting the \framezoom command to work when compiling with XeLaTeX, using fully updated MikTeX 2.9. Here is an example: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{mwe} \begin{document} ...
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hyperref link to file at position

I'm a newbie. I've figured out how to set up a hyperlink link to a file (in my case, a PDF) on the hard drive. But I would also like to change the starting position when this PDF opens up. This PDF ...
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Anchor to left margin of the page instead of beginning of line

This may be a very minor thing, but when I click on an internal link within the document (produced by hyperref), the link takes me to the beginning of the line of text, moving the page horizontally ...
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\ref, \autoref and hyperref expansion

I'm trying to write section numbers to a file with the newfile package. In details, this MWE basically tries to write to a .ref file with lines like A-B. The A and B are generated by \label and \ref ...
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Why does \let\oldindex not work in this code?

This is a follow-up question to: How to make indexed words clickable in the text? I'm having two problems with the code given by @Stephen. If I use the following code to redefine the \index ...
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Link to Appendix (from anywhere in the document) goes to the wrong place.

I have several chapters and several appendices. I am using the hyperref package, and everything is numbered (all the chapters, appendices, etc...) My appendices also have sections within them and I ...
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Multiple footmark messes with hyperref. Hyperlinks pointing to wrong footnotes or dead

When setting multiple footmarks inside an environment that doesn't allow any (equation), the ids correspond to the correct footnotetexts but not the hyperlinks. \documentclass{article} ...
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How to make hyperref link boxes in XeLaTeX as big as they are in pdfLaTeX

When typesetting the following sample using xelatex, the various clickable link-boxes produced using \ref, \cite, \footnote, \href, etc. are small and ugly, and sometimes make it hard to read the ...
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Hyperref does not place anchor at the right place

The following modification of the report class definitions of the makechapterhead and makeschapterhead does not play well with the hyperref package. In particular, clicking on the bookmarks does not ...
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Hyperref TextFields dont't work when in tabular environment with xetex?

I created a pdf fillable form in LaTex using hyperref text fields, then decided that I wanted to change the font of the whole form, so I tried to use XeTeX with fontspec. Unfortunately, when I do ...
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How can I automatically copy a LyX-generated .aux file to the working directory for cross referencing?

This is a follow up to: Using the xr package in LyX (for cross-referencing an external LyX document) I have two LyX documents, called draft.lyx and supplement.lyx. I need to compile them into ...
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HTML Navigation

I have a large document written in LaTeX (memoir class) that I also use to produce HTML, using: htlatex.exe "Test.tex" "html,3" "" "Test" "--interaction=nonstopmode" I've been attempting to find a ...
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Hyperref linking to wrong item in TOC(Lyx)

I added the hyperreff package and a TOC to my document using Lyx's built-in options. It seemed to work almost perfect except one problem: the first item in the TOC is linked to the page of the second ...
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hyperref is pointing always the first page

I am typing my thesis in latex. I used hyperref. Two papers are in the bibliography. Paper no 1 is cited in the first page and paper no 2 is cited in the 2nd page. When I am clicking the red ...
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Preventing automatic Hy@writebookmark in \addcontentsline

As a result of my (yet to be published ;-) package with questions and solutions I came across some problems, that are connected to sectioning of a document, say, a book with ...
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Hyperref and Automatic Citation indexing

I am using hyperref package with backref option \usepackage[bookmarks=true, backref, allbordercolors = green]{hyperref} It generated references at the end of IEEE style document with a roman ...
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Unwanted Hyperref link

I'm using the below code in a Tex file \documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \title{Title} \author{Author field\thanks{Corresponding author. E-mail: ...
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! Missing \endcsname inserted. <to be read again> \relax

I've been working on my dissertation in LaTex Texshop for sometime and this morning I revived these error messages. I think it is somehow related to hyperref because when I disable this package the ...
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hyperref + subequations warnings

This is a follow up question to How to hide known warnings? Recently I decide to stop ignoring LaTeX warnings :), and start trying to discover what's behind them and how to avoid them in future ...
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eforms vs hyperref

I need to create fillable pdf files. In first time I need just to add combox that contains Yes/No in a column of a table. I have looked questions here and I found this : Creating fillable PDFs How ...
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Appendices looking like section AND subsections in the bookmarks

I am writing a thesis and i would like the appendices, which are declared as \chapter to be grouped under one chapter "Appendices" in the bookmarks, and then each appendix to appear as a section. The ...
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Conflict between hyperref and multiinclude using beamer class

I'm working on a presentation using the beamer class, and I have the following problem: the hyperlinks created by hyperref stop working for any slide placed after a slide that uses the \multiinclude ...
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How to use showkeys with hyperref?

The "ChangeLog for hyperref bundle" file claims that support for the showkeys package was added to hyperref in various stages on 2000-05-08, 2001-01-27, and 2007-05-29. However, there still seem to ...
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Hyperref not working (participants: acro, cleverref, pgfplots, biber). Also not working: '\documentclass[final]'

I am writing on my thesis and I can't get it to work with \documentclass[final]{scrreprt}. pdflatex only passes when the draft option is enabled. Also I am not able to use the hyperref package. I ...
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Mysterious error message regarding missing reference

At the very end of my pdflatex compilation, I get the following error messages: (see the transcript file for additional information)pdfTeX warning (dest): name {theorem.10.2} has been referenced but ...
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Fillable forms with hyperref

I am trying to create a form with a preselected choice. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \begin{Form} ...
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how to change color of citations brackets

I want to change the color of Citations brackets from black to blue , I have used \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{cite} \renewcommand{\citeleft}{\textcolor{red}{[}} ...
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Manually deleting \chapter ruins all hyperlinks in the document

I'm a tex noob and I'm using doxygen to generate a pdf documentation. I had doxygen generate a refman.tex file which contains something like \chapter{Program Reference} ...
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href does not run properly

I have been working with Mac and TeX Live, the newest version. I want to run videos by a mouse click on the PDF generated by a beamer presentation. I tried with shells and I also used appify to ...
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\texorpdfstring for a full book

I am currently writing a thesis which is full of math equations and I always get the warning Package hyperref Warning: Token not allowed in a PDF string (PDFDocEncoding): I have read that the ...
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turn the first author into hyperlinks using BibLaTeX and hyperref

I want to turn the first author into hyperlinks using BibLaTeX and hyperref- I found this related question that aims to turn titles into hyperlinks in verbose mode using BibLaTeX and hyperref. I did ...
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Hyperref: Both Bibliography and Index entries in ToC are linked to Bibliography

Problem Statement I use BibTeX for the Bibliography, makeindex for the Index and hyperref to create the hyperlinks. In the .pdf file that I get after compiling, all hyperlinks (e.g., ToC entries, ...
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Fillable fields vanish from PDF form when include'd in another PDF

I have created, using hyperref, a set of fillable PDF forms. When I open the PDFs in Adobe Acrobat Reader, the forms work as expected (these are simple no-frills forms without any JavaScript - one of ...
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Different labels pointing to the same object

I have the following code (an MWE) which creates two A4 pages, each with one figure which is composed of three subfigures. On the second page there are also two references: one to a subfigure of the ...
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Hyperref package issue with cite border

I am trying to get the hyperref package to display the default green boxes around the citation but when typesetted, there is no such formatting. Here is the preamble that I have currently in my TeX ...
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creating a db schema

I am trying to create a schema page in LaTeX. It shall look like this. How can I create schema code which look like this image? There should be also a click to go function. When the user clicks on ...
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Hyperref and custom caption in float environment link wrong

I have a custom caption style. If i add a reference to a float the link points to the caption which is below the floats content, but it should point to the top. I probably forgot to set a ref line or ...
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How tell \hyperref to insert a \target= in the resulting \href=

I am using MikTeX and \includepackage{hyperref} package to insert links to websites in my documents. The Adobe reader opens a new tab for each link in the PDF, and that is what I want. Next I want ...
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How to generate document with 6 grid images, chapter header and table of contents

I am trying to generate a booklet with a grid of 6 or less images in a grid, and a text caption below it. I would like each page to display the chapter in the header, and have the table of contents ...
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Why might I not want to set naturalnames and hypertexnames both equal to false in hyperref?

I know from these questions that you can solve a lot of internal linking problems in your PDF by setting naturalnames and hypertexnames both equal to false (naturalnames being set to false by ...
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Problem with hyperref and umlauts in the path of a link

I use hyperref to put links to external files into a TeX-document. That works fine until thera are german umlauts in the name of the external file. Is there any workaround? P.S. It is a problem of ...
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How to get rid of a particular PDFLaTeX warning?

I am writing my bachelor's thesis and I want for the first pages (title, table of contents, abstract) to be numbered with roman numbers, and the rest of the pages with arabic numbers. I have almost ...