Package that allows the index or indices, that are usually typeset at the very end of the document, are to be split and sorted so as to include them in the document itself. Note: this requires the `-shell-escape` option

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Strange Error Message “CLOSED INPUT BUFFERED FILE-STREAM CHARACTER” during indexing

I am using the solution from Indexing with Binary Units using siunitx package. This not only solved the specific problem that I had posted but seemed to resolve a numerous other problems as well. ...
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Indexing with Binary Units using siunitx package

As per How to overwrite siunitx's binary prefixes, any changes to the binary prefixes need to be deferred to be after \begin{document}. However, it seems that if I am using those same binary ...
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two column index overflow

I have a book, with an index. In the preamble I'm using \makeindex and then, at the end of the book, I'm saying \printindex. Works fine and prints the index in two columns. However, the first column ...
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Using mdframed to format index entry

I am trying to use an mdframe to format an index entry. If I uncomment the \def\UseMdframeForFormatting{} in the MWE below (which attempts to use an mdframe), then I get the error: Use of \@index ...
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tex4ht: problem with Index compilation

I have problems with index section. I use tex4ht to compile my manual to html file. In case if makeindex and begin{document}/end{document} commands are located in included file, compilation if ...
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Rejected entries when setting [splitindex] option to {imakeidx} package

I am trying to set two indexes to my document using imakeidx package but entries are rejected when compiled. I have tried to set it for just one index and it works. Please, would anybody explain to me ...
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String to sort index of authors generated with biblatex

I have an index of cited authors generated with biblatex and imakeidx. How can I have this index sorted by the sortkey field in the bib-file, if defined. For indexing titles there is a ...
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Problem with makeindex, italics and whitespace [duplicate]

this code produces two entries for the sub-item in the Index: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{imakeidx} \makeindex \begin{document} A word\index{A word!Subitem@\emph{Subitem}} and another ...
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imakeidx problem when compiled using Texniccenter

I am using imakeidx to customize my index of my thesis. I tried looking for the solution but the nearest I can get is more or less similar question posted by one of the user in this community, pyro. I ...
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texindy style file: adding space between grouped entries

Thanks to a number of great texindy questions here on stackexchange, I have imakeidx working nicely within xelatex using splitindex and custom xindy style files. However, I've run across one ...
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Changing entry's font in a one of two indexes only

I'm using imakeidx package in a document for learning programming. I have two separate indexes: one for the general concepts, one for all of the commands, functions, modules, etc. I use a separate ...
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Debugging a particular customization of makeindex

I have the following code based on the answer http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/266033. Unfortunately when I compile the document I get the error ! Missing \endcsname inserted.` <to be read ...
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imakeidx columns splitting

I need to second column of the index created with imakeidx began only after the first one reaches the bottom of the page. \documentclass{book} \usepackage{imakeidx} \makeindex[columns=2] ...
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Make indexed words appear bold in body text

I would like to have every word that appears in the index to be set in boldface in the main text, sort of the opposite of this question (where everything typed in bold should be indexed). Here's an ...
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renewcommand \index

To make sure I've indexed what I should I want to footnote every indexed item in a draft of my document. The MNWE that follows is what I've tried. The renewed \index command properly creates an index ...
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Printindex with biblatex prints the complet bibliography at the end of the last chapter

I'm using biblatex to print a bibliography in every chapter of my thesis. I decided to add a "Bibliography Index" at the end of the document and I could do it following some of the suggestions written ...
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polyglossia's \setotherlanguage blocks imakeindex's \indexprologue

In the MWE below (now there is one!) \indexprologue gives no output. It does if I comment out the language setting for Arabic. What is the problem here and how can I fix it? \documentclass{book} ...
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Problems with multiple instances of see or seealso in index

Suspect I'm missing something obvious here. I have multiple identical instances of see or seealso index entries. This cannot be avoided. Sometimes they are appropriately compacted, but other times ...
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hyperref for symbols

I have the following code, which prints a list of symbols in the end. \documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{thmtools} \usepackage[nottoc]{tocbibind} \usepackage{tocloft} ...
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Different number of columns in multiple indices

For a book project I have created two indices using imakeidx. In addition, I am using idxlayout to control the layout of the indices. I would like the first index to be two columns and the second ...
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Index layout: on the same line when only one subitem

I am making an index for my document using \makeindex. And in my document I have subindex entries like : \index{word1!subword11} \index{word1!subword12} But when there is only one subentry in the ...
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makeindex style

I am using a template from, "The Legrand Orange Book" (name of tex file is main.tex) and the author has a very nice template that looks like: However, after using "Make Index" from WinEdt, my index ...
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How to create a .ist file for the purpose of customizing the index?

I would like to create a .ist style file to change the layout of my Index. I am using book, hyperref and imakeidx. But I am at lost when it comes to creating the .ist file. Basically, I would like to ...
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\footnote breaks @-constructs in \index [duplicate]

To index a nontrivial TeX expression expr, we use the command \index{str@expr}, where str is a simplified (typically plain ASCII) representation of expr to be used for sorting. However, str@expr is ...
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How do you NOT get an index entry in the TOC?

My problem is that I don't want the automated index entry to appear in the TOC but would rather add one manually. But no matter what I try, the automated entry always appears. I have tried ...
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Indexing numbers of different types

When I use the package makeidx the indexing chapter starts with the text: "Numbers written in italic refer to the page where the corresponding entry is described; numbers underlined refer to the ...
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Sharelatex - index stopped printing

I'm editing a 500+ thesis in sharelatex. After I finished updating it's \index entries, it stopped printing. These commands are written in the main file. \usepackage{imakeidx} ...
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imakeidx \see clash with \backmatter

I wonder if someone could explain what's happening in the following MWE, where the use of \backmatter will make disappear the index crossed-refs (\see and \seealso commands); try uncommenting ...
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hyperref not linking index pages [duplicate]

Compiling the following MWE with lualatex with makeindex, my index renders with no hyperlinks for page numbers: %!TEX encoding = UTF-8 Unicode %!TEX program = lualatex ...
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MakeIndex in TexMaker with auxiliary files in subfolder

I have the TexMaker option to put output in a "build" subfolder checked. So I have my idx file in the folder "build". When I run MakeIndex I get Input index file book.idx not found. Usage: makeindex ...
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How to remove line break between index subentries

I am using the imakeidx package to generate and format my indices. What I want is to remove the linebreak between two subentries of the index. This way, the entries belonging to the same index ...
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Narrower indentation with imakeidx

I've to print an index of name. My code is the following one: \usepackage{imakeidx} \indexsetup{othercode=\footnotesize} \makeindex[intoc=true,title=Indice dei nomi,columnsep=25pt] However, when ...
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Collecting index entries after \printindex

It seems that there is a built-in assumption that a \printindex command cannot be followed by further \index commands. I am working on a document that continues past the pages the \printindex command ...
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Indent sub-entries in Index when using IEEEtran style and makeidx

Simple question: I'm using ieeetran for a very long document that I'm preparing an index for using makeidx. Index entries that include subitems are not indented as expected. I presume this is because ...
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Specifying a path to imakeidx

When compiling, my auxiliary files are placed in a separate folder. How do I tell imakeidx to look in that folder? Currently I have to manually move the .idx file to the same folder as the .tex file ...
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makeindex: sorting “7B” as a number

The following minimal example: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{makeidx} \makeindex \begin{document} A\index{7B} simple\index{5} example \index{9} showing\index{7} the problem \printindex ...
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Other Alphabet [Turkish Language] sorting in Index

My code; \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{book} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{makeidx} \makeindex \usepackage{filecontents} ...
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Remove page number on first level in index

I am using imakeidx to create an index for my recipe book. I would like to have the index show the following level-wise: Appetizers Recipe 1, pagenumber Recipe 2, pagenumber ...
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Higher levet at Index with imakeidx package?

I have a problem about make higher level at Index with imakeidx package , as far as know Index with imakeidx package have chapter level. You can see my MWE : \documentclass[a4paper]{book} ...
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Really lots of multiple indices with imakeidx - ind files not being created

I am writing my thesis in law and need to create about 21 different indices (lists of treaties, lists of statutes, lists of cases from different jurisdictions, etc). I am using the package imakidx ...
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Index not printing after files are removed [closed]

I'm using Sublime Text with the LaTexTools package to build from within Sublime. Everything was working fine on my documents, until today, when I decided to remove all LaTeX temporary files for one of ...
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Problem with option “noclearpage” of \indexsetup, imakeidx

I'm using the package imakeidx in order to generate the indexes for my document, but i get an issue when i use the option noclearpage being that the index is not printed (or it don't print all entries ...
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Customize xindy index layout

I am making a songbook, using the songs package. The book is in norwegian, and thus we need the norwegian letters æ,ø,å to be indexed after z. As far as i understand, this is only possible with the ...
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Unable to compile index using OSCOLA bibliographic style

I am trying to generate tables of cases and legislation in a document that cites legal materials. I am using the OSCOLA style for BibLaTeX which generally works well. However, I am having difficulty ...
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How to mention section number in Index created by imakeidx

I'm trying to include an index at the end of my document using \usepackage{imakeidx} and the \makeindex and \printindex commands. I would like the index to mention the section number as well, for ...
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Trying to create an index using imakidx but idx file is empty

I am using the package BL-OSCOLA which is a legal citation package. I want to create an index which is a table of cases (so it doesn't need to index what page these appear on, I just need to be able ...
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How to reference the Index?

How can I reference the index created by the package makeidx? Minimal working example: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{hyperref} % creates links on refs \usepackage{makeidx} \makeindex ...
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How to redefine a final generated indexitem in imakeidx/splitindex

I want to define \index[table]{#1} to hold several arguments: \index[table]{{#1}{#2}} and build a table row with it, using the splitindex. How can I do this?
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Embedding an index or glossary inside a longtable, with automation of hyperlinks and delimiters in arguments

I'm looking to produce a table like this one: ... by the use of makeindex, and I'd like to explore the feasibility of achieving this. The idea is as follows: In the main document when using ...
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Define aliases for indices

We defined the following command to generate an index for a publication \newcommand{\markindex}[1]{\index{#1}#1} In a text, it is however possible that one uses synonyms interleaved (e.g.), ...