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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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Incompatibility of the ocg-p package with the ocgcolorlinks option of the hyperref package

When I use the option ocgcolorlinks of the hyperref package together with the package ocg-p (MiKTeX + pdflatex), it looks like the ocgcolorlinks option becomes not working anymore (independently of ...
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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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Issues with leipzig and glossaries used together

I am preparing a document containing some interlinear glossing, the glossing conventions themselves appearing as a separate list. I use the leipzig package to typeset the glosses, the expex package to ...
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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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Hyperref and imakeidx do not work together

I use imakeidx package to generate index in my document. I'd like to add hyperlinks into my Index, but it seems to me that hyperref and imakeidx do not work together. For example, this code doesn't ...
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How to fix this amsmath warning about redefining \vec

I am using the pss(b) template, which starts with, \documentclass[pss]{wiley2sp} % provides pss two-column style \usepackage{amsmath} %\usepackage{bm} % uncomment these two packages if ...
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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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Which packages should be loaded after hyperref instead of before?

The hyperref documentation says: "Make sure it comes last of your loaded packages". The reason is that it redefines many LaTeX commands. It's a rule of thumb that helps to avoid errors. However, ...
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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 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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Loading index package with memoir

The standard makeidx package writes ind/idx in LaTeX's internal representation file. The index package writes in utf-8 and works fine with the book, article, report standard classes. But when trying ...
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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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Packages that need to be included in a specific order

This isn't a real question, so I'm marking it community wiki. When I was new to LaTeX, I thought that the \usepackage command worked much like the #include command of the C language: just put ...
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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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How to undo \usepackage?

I would like to use two packages which conflict with each others. I hope I can apply them separately whenever I need and then cancel them so as to solve the problem. Is it possible? For example, I ...
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Is there a conflict between memoir and sidenotes?

I am attempting to use the memoir package in conjuction with the sidenotes package, but when I attempt to compile, I get the following error: Option clash for package changepage and compilation ...
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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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biblatex and pgfplots

I'm using pgfplots to plot some graph of data I stored in a file (a lot of data points). If I charge the bibtex package, I obtains the following error: TeX capacity exceeded, sorry [main memory ...
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Package incompatibilty between alphalph, and hyperref with amsmath subequations

I have a document which makes use of subequations and alphalph, which compiles without hyperref, but throws an error when using hyperref. Loading hyperref after the alphalph package does not help. ...
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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 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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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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Loading babel with the 'hungarian' (magyar) option breaks 'pygments' code highlighting

Given the following TeX file everything works as expected: the (Hungarian) text Árvíztűrő Tükörfúrógép typesetted as expected and the code snippet also formatted brilliantly. \documentclass{article} ...
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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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Will todonotes work inside an align environment?

Is it possible to use todonotes inside an align environment, e.g.: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{amssymb,amsmath} \usepackage{todonotes} \begin{document} \begin{align} a^2&=b^2+c^2 ...
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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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Why does hyperref overrule so many things?

One very usefull package is the hyperref-package. However a lot of times this package interferes with other packages or structures within a LaTeX document. So what is it about hyperref that makes it ...
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Elsevier `elsart`/`elsart3p` incompatibility with `algorithmic`

Stuggling with the following problem for a small while and am stumped. I'm using the the elsart3p.cls document class, but it seems not to work well with the algorithmic package. Here's a minimal ...
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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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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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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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Use emulateapj/aastex with siunitx

I am trying to use siunitx in an emulateapj document, however it reports a conflict of command: !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ! ! LaTeX error: "xparse/command-already-defined" ! ! ...
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Error from bibtex

I want to upload my academic paper to a journal. In my home system, I run pdflatex and bibtex to build the pdf and everything is fine. The submission website, requires all source files including ...
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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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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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Hyperlink from footnote mark to footnote body

When I click on a footnote mark in the PDF, it doesn't take me to the body of the footnote, but rather to the first page of the document. I've heeded the advice at Why are all of my footnotes ...
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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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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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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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!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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Automated management of package options and loading order

This question led to a new package: pkgloader(CTAN, Github) LaTeX package conflicts are a common source of frustration: (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6). To quote Freek Dijkstra: Package conflicts ...
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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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Conflict: onlyamsmath and TikZ

To force myself and collaborators to only use AMS-Math commands, I load this package in the preamble: \usepackage[all,warning]{onlyamsmath} However, when this is combined with TikZ, I get into ...
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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} ...