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

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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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Error : (Input index file full.idx not found. Usage: makeindex ). I am using texstudio editor

I am using Texstudio editor. I am using Latex to write my thesis. I have had no problem in the past that Latex list the references in my thesis write-up successfully. Suddenly, when I added one more ...
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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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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 support similar to RefTeX

I've been a happy TeXShop user for many years and have hardly felt that it missed anything crucial. But since I'm doing more and more indexing from scratch, I started to look for a tool, that will ...
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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 \begin{...
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Several makeindex in TeXnicCenter

I have a problem relating to using \makeindex in TeXnicCenter. I use different indexes (such as \makeindex{name} and \makeindex{place}), but TeXnicCenter gives a warning asking for nameoftexfile.idx. ...
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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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What is splitindex.exe.stackdump and why does changing the name of my document fix my splitindex problem?

I recently made some major changes to my custom document class. These changes were mainly visually but not functionally. However, splitindex has started making trouble and I cant figure out why. Here ...
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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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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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tool to suggest index references

Is there a tool that will read through the existing index entries and then search through the document for additional locations where index words/phrases are used?
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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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\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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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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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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Index entries duplicated for captions

In document class book, and package caption, creating index with makeidx. Index entries for the main text and for footnotes collate properly; but those for captions create their own entries. Example: ...
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How to make clickable links and cross-references in pdfs produced by LaTeX?

How can I make things link url references, my index, table of contents, and cross references clickable links in documents produced by LaTeX? I generally use pdflatex to produce my documents.
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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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Problem with \index in align environment

Please compile the following MWE. As you will then see, the typesetting of $\mu^{\otimes\downarrow n}$ in the index is strange! \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{imakeidx} \...
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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.), ...
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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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How to use multiple location classes in xindy?

I'm using xindy to typeset an index that I've already created by hand. The idx file looks like this: \indexentry{Aboriginal!Advising the Accused}{Ch. 46, S. 3.7.8, P. 208A} \indexentry{Aboriginal!...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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