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Hyperref and description environment

I am trying to put an hyperref command inside an item name in the description environment. The following MWE works as expected (this is what I am trying to achieve!): \documentclass{article} ...
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How to use EB Garamont Font with KOMA Script Font Size 16pt

I am using the ebgaramond package in my scrbook document. As a base font size I want to use 16pt but when I compile the document I get warnings like the following: LaTeX Font Warning: Font shape ...
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Transparent text: what alternatives to the transparent package?

I want to write some text with a semi-transparent color. I have tried the transparent package but it seems to be in conflict with some other package. In a MWE, it works BUT in my real case, it does ...
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Compatibility issue with \renewenvironment{figure} and [H] placement

This is related to Shift all floats on page horizontally. While trying to redefine the standard figure environment I've run into compatibility issues with the [H] placement specifier from the float ...
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conflicting packages -

I need help figuring out which packages are conflicting in my document. I get the error message at the lines 35 and 44: \T already defined' and \U already defined' My preamble includes: ...
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Biblatex is zeroing Bob! Is Biblatex incompatible with titling, Memoir and more?

Consider the following Minimal Working Example (MWE): \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xparse,titling} \NewDocumentCommand\makethis { } {% {\LARGE\theauthor\bigskip\par} } \author{Bob} ...
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Is there an incompatibility between siunitx and skmath packages?

Is it just me, or does output not look like it is supposed to?? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{skmath} \usepackage{siunitx} \begin{document} \num{\pi} \end{document} which gives: $\pi$ works ...
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Using stmaryrd with extpfeil

Importing extpfeil seems to undefine some of the macros in stmaryrd. In particular LaTeX complains ! Undefined control sequence. <recently read> \Yleft unless I delete extpfeil. ...
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Conflict between xwatermark and exam class

I want to print a watermark in exam class in the following way as I don't want water mark in the foreground and with some opacity. As soon as I uncomment the \usepackage[printwatermark]{xwatermark} it ...
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Conflict between amsbook and tocloft

I use a document class that is based on amsbook class for my thesis and at the same time I want to stylize the list of figures and tables with tocloft. But apparently these two are have conflicts. A ...
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Baffling interaction of Asymptote and Transparency

Context: I'm trying to use Asymptote to draw explanatory arrows and comments atop a semitransparent lstlisting environment. In the course of doing so I've encountered a bizarre interaction between ...
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Package xcolor Error: Undefined color `ForestGreen'

I am using the following packages in my files Latex sources: \usepackage{color} \usepackage[table,xcdraw]{xcolor} \usepackage[usenames, dvipsnames]{color} ...
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Package incompatibility?

I have a book written in LaTeX (WinEdt 9, Windows 7) that I cannot compile after I switched to a new computer (worked perfectly before). The error is You can't use prefix with "\begingroup on one of ...
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Incompatibility between savetrees and amsart? [closed]

I wish to print some notes that use the documentclass amsart in a more compact form. I was hoping to simply use the savetrees package (maybe there is a more recent replacement?) but that seems to ...
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Nice tables in beamer presentation

I liked the approach shown here. beautiful tables in latex. But when I use it in beamer class, tabularx conflicts with xcolor. What is the solution?
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Conflict between fontspec and geometry

Using the option lines=x of geometry does not give the expected result when the fontspec package is used in the same document. For example, declaring lines=40 does not result in 40 lines per page but ...
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Is pdflscape incompatible with atbegshi or TikZ? Possible cause of Error 14 in Adobe Acrobat [XeTeX]

I am going nuts trying to figure out two issues that may be related. The first one is the fact that a \AtBeginShipout from atbegshi "seems" to be called twice on the first page, because the opacity ...
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bclogo todonotes clash

The following MWE generates an error (but produces correct output). What is the easiest work-around? Argument of \reserved@a has an extra } Hello\todo{\bcsmbh} \documentclass{minimal} ...
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Compatibility issue between `forest` and `etextools` [duplicate]

I have the following versions of the forest and etextools packages: Package: forest 2015/07/15 v1.0.10 Drawing (linguistic) trees Package: etextools 2010/12/07 v3.1415926 e-TeX more useful tools for ...
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Conflict between nath package and align?

I juste began to use the very user-frieldly nath package, which seems to work quite perfectly up to those lines : \begin{align*} U^{old}(q, \sigma_S) & = \{\pi^{\otimes m_k(\pi^S)} \in A(B^\star) ...
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mdwtools' syntax for BNF with beamer

When I \usepackage{syntax} inside a beamer presentation, the angle brackets on the right-hand side of rules either come up as ¡ and ¿ or as wide angle brackets < and >, instead of the thin ones ...
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conflict refcheck/subcaption packages for label with underscores

I found a conflict between the hyperref/subcaption/refcheck packages. I was using figures with subfigures and subcaptions, enabling the hyperref package for cross referencing in the document without ...
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What is this strange package conflict between `mdframed`, `euscript`, and `amssymb`? [closed]

I came across the following curious package conflict. I was using euscript to load Euler calligraphic letters, mdframed to create pretty frames, amssymb to get blackboard-bold letters, and \small to ...
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pgfplots+fillbetween code no longer compiles correctly

I recently dug up some old code and it doesn't compile the way it used to. Here is a MWE: \documentclass[tikz]{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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TeX to ScientificWorkplace and back

I use TeXWorks while coauthors are stuck with ScientificWorkplace. They are not (even) able to save the document as Portable LaTeX. Is there a "standard" preamble I could add to the .tex document to ...
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breqn and \coloneq

The breqn documentation says (pg. 10) • The notation := must be written with the command \coloneq. Otherwise the : and the = will be treated as two separate relation symbols with an “empty RHS” ...
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First appearance of \begin{enumerate} conflicts with \section{…}

I have observed that a \begin{enumerate} before the first appearance of an e.g. \section{...} environment causes problems. Why do I need to move \begin{enumerate} right before the first \item? ...
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!Latex error: Option clash for package geometry

Hi I am getting option clash package error where as I am declaring geometry package only once as below: \documentclass{vldb} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage{algpseudocode} ...
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Conflict between colortbl and \hrulefill

I define a new environment \CCG that takes two arguments (i.e. above and below texts) and an optional suffix. I use \hrulefill to make sure that horizontal line fills the space before a suffix. This ...
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Conflict using babel and standalone's convert-Option

I recently started using standalone to compile a tikzpicture and convert it to PNG. Thus I use the following type of Document together with \documentclass[convert,tikz]{standalone} ...
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Floats change behavior when using package “algorithm”

Not really a problem, but I noticed this when pruning stuff from a document preamble to find a problem I was having. I've found the problem but also something a bit weird Just the act of importing ...
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Package conflict eledmac manyfoot?

I have a few files using different setups for their footnotes/critical apparatus. Now I am looking into the feasibility of glueing them together using docmute. So far it went surprisingly well, or at ...
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How can I continue using both pageslts and tikz?

A recent update to my TeX Live installation appears to have given rise to an incompatibility between two packages: pageslts and tikz. The following document does not compile: \documentclass{article} ...
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Compile Error: KOMA-script (scrextend) 'Command \setfootnoterule already defined'; Package clash?

I followed the instruction to indent a block of text in my document. So I added new package scrextend and simple code: \begin{addmargin}[1em] indented text text text \end{addmargin} but when I ...
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Version dependent package conflict

For testing purposes I am using a recent version of minted (from TeX Live 2015) with TeX Live 2014, containing also the 2014 version of eledmac. Between the two packages in these two versions there is ...
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Incompatiability of bigoplus and qedhere

When I use \[\bigoplus\limits blah blah, \qedhere\], I find \bigoplus becomes bigger and bold. I don't know how to make it normal. Please hep me out, thanks.
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pgf-pie and babel incompatibility? [duplicate]

I'm having a rather strange problem with pgf-pie: it seems not to work very well when using the babel package... See for yourself: Without babel With babel Here is the code: ...
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Geometry package unexpected interaction with global twoside option and baselinestretch

The gif animation is obtained with the following tex code (by commenting out and restoring the corresponding parts of the preamble) and demonstrates that if twoside option is supplied as a global ...
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Command already defined - IOP publication with mhchem

I am using iopart class for IOP publication, and I want use the mhchem package for writing chemical equations. I ran into the same problem as here and there, old topics without answer. I compile with ...
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Using hepparticles with breqn

I want to use the two packages hepparticles and breqn together in the same document. But the hepparticles package does not seem to work well with breqn. Here is a minimal not-working example. ...
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Conflict between option ISO of package txgreeks and \mathcal

When I use the package option ISO to make Greeks italic, I find that \mathcal is out of work. Can anybody help me out? Thanks. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{etex} \usepackage{amsfonts} ...
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Conflict between TikZ and university dissertation *.cls file

When compiling a document using my university's dissertation class file and the TikZ package I receive 3 error messages: 1) Missing number, treated as zero [\xdef], 2) Undefined control sequence. ...
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Program package confliction

I want to write pseudo-codes in my survey using program package. Since I'm writing in other languages rather than English, I have to alter the names of those environments, like theorem and proof, etc ...
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Is there an incompatibility between collcell, longtable, and/or arydshln?

In the past (may be last year or so), I have used these three packages together successfully (and produced a conditionally colored long table). That tex file still compiles nicely; however, the ...
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memoir \setfloatadjustment does not work after loading fixltx2e

Consider the following snippet: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{fixltx2e} \setfloatadjustment{figure}{\raggedleft} \begin{document} \begin{figure} ABC \end{figure} \end{document} When you ...
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pstool + pgfplots/tikz + parskip conflict resolved

A while back a question about a conflict between pstool, pgfplots and parskip packages was asked. I came across a similar problem using the pstool, tikz and parskip packages in concert, and happened ...
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Incompatibility between lineno and equation*

In addition to a lot of others incompatibilities, also there is one between lineno and equation*. Is there any chance to have the lineno package updated to solve this problem? Does anybody here knows ...
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Workaround to make catchbetweenfiletags work with lualatex

I recently discovered that a basic example of the package catchbetweenfiletags doesn't work with lualatex (while it works with pdflatex). What follows is the MWE. Do you know if there is workaround ...
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Incompatibility issues within classicthesis

I'm using classicthesis.sty to write my master's thesis. In this style the tocloft is set up with the subfig package, which is now deprecated, so i'm using instead the subcaption package, the problem ...
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Manyfoot for a journal in memoir

I have a document so far typed article, using manyfoot, also its perpage option, which I want to add to a journal of memoir class, together with more contributions by other authors. When taking this ...