{indexing} is about creating an index or similar lists for your document, usually by means of executing makeindex.

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Supress indexname and new page in printindex

I have: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,twoside]{report}. I am using amsidx to produce an index, but have same issue with makeidx, so I will explain with that: I use the following commands in preamble: ...
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Problem in the bookmark in PDF document

I have some problems with the bookmarks. In the PDF I have this: The problem is: part I called "Stato dell'Arte" contains its chapters and the part II "Progettazione" and part III is contained in ...
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How to make Two separate index sections in one file? [duplicate]

I want to make Two separate index sections in the same file, For instance one for the mathematical symbols and one for the distinctive words like these two: and I know How to group the index like in ...
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Index keys with different fonts

I would like to index some text elements that may contain code, for example: foo of type \code{bar} where \code is something like \texttt. But when I stick this text into \index, the collation is ...
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indexing woes with macro arguments

I have asked strip last character from parameter if it is 's' and I was given an answer. However, it turns out my case is little bit more complicated. Some of the monsters have hard to type ...
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How to say to latexmk to use makeindex with special parameter (-s -g)

I use makeindex routinely for a German book. A new latex package sanitize-umlaut allows now to write index terms without umlaute for example \index{Östrogene} instead of \index{Oestrogene@{Östrogene}}....
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Indexing in Latex with printing the first letter for each group , on a WINDOWS system? [duplicate]

I've created index with makeidx package. It works. I just need to print the first letter above every group of keys. My problem is the same cited here (package makeidx: print first letter for each ...
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index not recognized as chapter

I'm using a text using book class. Everything is fine, apart from the fact that the index isn't recognized as a chapter. Using \usepackage[nottoc]{tocbibind} I'm still able to produce an entry "...
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TOC, Chapter Toc, and Appendix misfunctions

The attached image shows the problems in an almost MWE: In TOC, the appendices are called Chapter instead of Appendix Much worse is that the sections in the Appendices find their way in the Chapter ...
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What is the recommended indexing package?

There's a dizzying array of indexing packages available on CTAN. For my current project, I'm using LuaLaTeX, but most of the time I just use straight LaTeX (and on occasion XeTeX). My needs for ...
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Is it possible to get both pdf bookmarks and hyperref for index links?

I loaded both the bookmark and hyperref package, but when I have them both the index links don't work. When I comment out the bookmark package the index links work, but the bookmarks don't. How do I ...
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xindy: rules file for arabic language?

Is there any rules file to process an index written in Arabic language? XeLateX generated this .idx-file. \indexentry{ مجموعة الاعداد الطبيعية|hyperpage}{٣} \indexentry{القيمة المطلقة|hyperpage}{٦} ...
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\index command adding spaces after underscores

I am writing a document with an index of commands that may contain an underscore symbol. Thus, I use entries like: \index{a\_b} However, the .idx file contains code of the form: \indexentry{a\_ b}{...
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How eliminate a blank page after Table of Contents

I have a problem for making the table of contents in latex. Latex is making a blank page after the table of contents how to eliminate it? I want to reduce the font of the word Contents by setting ...
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MakeIndex fails to locate some index items

I use makeidx package to create an index, but some index items fail to be located in the right pages. For example, an index in 1st page of body text will be located to the cover after clicking the ...
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@ symbol for index keys, when using imakeidx package

Using imakeidx package, I am generating indices. When defining an index key, I want to use @ for the key as follows: \index{@variable} @variable is the index key. It seems like @ is deserved for ...
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My Abbreviation list is gone?

My MikTeX version is: 2.9 My TeXnicCenter version is: 2.02 My document is generated, everything is in their, content, references, but not my abbreviation list, though it did it yesterday and the name ...
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Losing index with \papercolor [closed]

After LateX has generated an index properly, I changed the color of some pages. LateX failed to generate the index. Is there incompatibility somewhere? Please advise. I am using \documentclass{book}.
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Indexing with Biblatex: including editors as well

Consider the example below and its output. Two works are cited, but biblatex seems to include only one person in the index. It took me a while to find the pattern behind that behaviour in the 300-page ...
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Indexing complex [postnote] contents with biblatex

I am currently using biblatex to produce an index of ancient authors, like so:- Author, On Conundrums, II, 77.3--5, 1 II, 77.10--12, 2 II, 100, 5--6, 3 Where II is the volume number ...
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messy index in texlive 2015

I used the texlive for writing my book in persian (by using xepersian). For index I used xeindex package. My index is very messy and the numbers are disoriented and the words are not in the determined ...
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Make a Index for a report

I have to put a index on my report because the report is too long. How I create and what packages I have to use to make a index for a report? I need a index appropriate to a report. I wanna the index ...
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Using package hyperef prevent index entry to appear

The answer proposed in the post How can I automatically add index entries every time I reference a glossary entry? works beautifully as it is, and the 'Basic entry' example appears in both the ...
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Record multiple indexes in the table of contents

I have a document with multiple indexes. All of the indexes should be mentioned in the table of contents (as well as similar elements such as the bibliography). I use the index package to define ...
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Russian & English index via pdfLaTeX

I have MWE with index consisting of 2 parts - english and russian. Everything is ok, but I'd like to get these 2 parts in another order, russian part of index firstly, then english part of index. ...
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Alphabetize index subentries with references

I'm able to print an index alphabetically. However, if I use \ref in the index entry, the subentries are not in alphabetical order. I'd like Module 3 entry to come after Module 2 entry. How can I tell ...
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Indexing slovenian language

I am in trouble. I would like to organise index by texindy for slovenian language, but reactions are highly unstable. If I use … \usepackage[texindy]{imakeidx} \makeindex[intoc, columns=2, ...
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Indexing with hyperref and roman page numbers

A document I'm writing needs an index. This is fine... except that the 'front matter' has roman page numbers, which appears to be messing things up. On compilation, I get the warning 'pdfTeX warning (...
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Page order in list of acronyms with roman numbering

I have a document with three parts and different numbering: small roman numbers, arabic numbers and capital roman numbers. When printing the list of acronyms, the page order of an entry is always ...
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Making varindex collapse single items

I use the package varindex in order to build the index for my thesis. Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{makeidx} \usepackage{varindex} \makeindex \def\Index{\varindex()...
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Tags, like on TeX.SE, but with the ability to show or hide both the tag--document structure and associated text, as in the multiaudience package

The term "tags" can be understood to mean that which is used to organize and make text more understandable (as in TeX.SE). The term "tags" can also be understood as something used to manipulate the ...
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Suppressing comma in one index entry

I have a line that says \index{flamingo's ``knee''}. As one would expect, it produces an entry flamingo’s “knee”, 3 in the index. Unfortunately the publisher wants it to be flamingo’s “knee,...
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Redefine \section to be added to the index automatically

I would like to have my section headers to be listed in the index by default. So i tried to redefine the \section command like this \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{makeidx} \...
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imakeidx: truexindy not found

When I run imakeidx with \usepackage[truexindy]{imakeidx} I get the following error: sh: truexindy: command not found. Not sure what is going here. This is with an up to date TL2015 on OSX.
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How to include biblatex \nocite authors in authors index

Occasionally using biblatex I want to reference an authored work (i) without including a formal citation in the text, while (ii) including the work in the bibliography, and (iii) including all of the ...
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Using imakeidx with custom page numbering

I am using the imakeidx package to generate an index for some course notes. The problem is that the document uses a different page numbering system: it is divided into "lectures" and numbers the pages ...
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Auto-generate label and index for description environment

\begin{description} \item [\textsc{abandon}\label{abandon}\index{abandon}] \textit{verb} desert, leave behind \end{description Is it possible to automate the above process in such a way that the ...
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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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Double analytics index

Is there a way to create two different analytics index? I need that some specific words have to belong to the first index and the others to the second one. PS: I'm using makeidx package
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custom analytics index

I need to customize the analytics index. First of all I need to split the item in 2 parts: the second part should be visible both in the page and in the analytics index page and the first part is the ...
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Collect equations for a cheat sheet

Physics exams typically have a cheat sheet up front, followed by the problems, which are formatted as lists. I have amassed a test bank of problems, which reside in a folder that contains files, each ...
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Doesn't print index

I can't seem to solve my issue. I don't know what's wrong with my code, it wont print the index in the final pdf, my code is (I've got an extra .tex with a chapter, where i've got several \index[terms]...
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How to customize index with \splitidx

I am trying to create several indexes with splitidx package and I have not been able to find out if and how I can do the following things: sort one of indices with respect to the order of appearance ...
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How to not repeat word in \index

To make index I have to write word two times, \documentclass[12pt,oneside]{book} \usepackage{makeidx} \makeindex \begin{document} This will not print \index{anything} !!! However it will make an ...
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A way to get the number of footnotes on current page?

Is there one? (I want this because I want to make the index format 7 n.\,1 if there is more than one note on the page and 7\,n. PS. More clearly stated, as requested: could one define a macro \...
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Indexing footnotes [duplicate]

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{makeidx} \makeindex \begin{document} Cheese\footnote{\index{cake}cake.} \printindex \end{document} This produces the entry cake, 1, with no indication that the ...
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Genealogy System

I'm writing a family history, and I want to do something like this: for every person I have a chapter, and every person is identified by a unique code. For example something like this: \...
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Change top level grouping of an index

In the "Name Index" there are only a few possible categories: "animal", "artists", "mineral" and "plant", in this example. For just this "Name Index", how do I eliminate the "A", "M" and "P" letter ...
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why \see and \seealso “overwrites” page number?

Why \see and \seealso overwrites page number? Can i redefine indexing command to keep page number(s) before see output? Something like: Cats 1,3,6-7 see also Dog MWE form this site: \...
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A to Z Navigation menu or bar in the Index

I would like to add a clickable navigation bar or menu (from A to Z) to my index (prefarably on the margin, please see attached image). I got (and liked) the idea from Nicola L. C. Talbot's book: ...