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

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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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Problems when making index

I am using makeidx and my own version of minitoc.ist to make an index in a report. Although it is my own version of the file, they are identical. I did not want to make any changes in the original ...
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Index (printindex) in appendix has different format than other chapters

I have a complex file based on documentclass scrbook. It has many parts and the last part is the appendix. Instead of sections I use chapters in appendix. All glossaries and bibliography are defined ...
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Trace where all commands are used

I am currently coauthoring papers so I need to work on a tex manuscript that is shared by all of us. The problem is that, since the paper is long, I may very easily look over some place where my ...
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Increase the limit of characters for an index entry

I am using the imakeidx package. I need some of the index entries to exceed the 1024 characters that is the intrinsic MakeIndex limit. Is there a way to increase this limit?
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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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How can I include problem numbers in index?

In a manuscript I am developing using LaTeX2e, topics appear both in the main text and also in end-of-chapter problems. I would like to include the problem identification, e.g., P4.12, and itspage ...
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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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Multiple index keywords in a row

Is there a way to declare multiple \index{}keywords with a single command, instead of declaring them separately? More precisely, instead of doing \index{keyword1}, \index{keyword2}, ...
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Need index to display custom description environment item name

I am trying to accomplish something like in this question and this question. I have several authors contributing solutions to problems that are numbered using an externally imposed scheme, which I ...
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Index, Indic words, XeLaTeX

I am hoping to learn how to make an index that displays words sorted in accordance with the Indic alphabet after having been input directly in Unicode.
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Multiple language index in XeLaTeX

I would like to make an index with keywords in different languages. What should be the options for xindy?
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imakeidx: Hyperlink both the index title and the page number

I am creating my index using makeindex. Using hyperref, the page numbers within the index are correctly linked to the corresponding page. However, I also would like the index title (i.e. the keyword) ...
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IEEEtran and glossaries

I am trying to figure out how to use IEEEtran with glossaries without running into errors during the compilation with (pdf)latex. Here is my MWE: % arara: pdflatex: {synctex: yes} % arara: ...
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Is there a way to divide bibliography, indexes in two volumes?

I'm working on a big thesis, divided in two volumes (but one pdf), which are sequentially numbered. Main TOC and TOCs for volumes are made using titletoc package: \startcontents[main] ..... ...
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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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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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makeindex doesn't work

I have a file statuts.tex, and I would like to add indexes. Somebody says indexes belong to ams packages, so I did the following: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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Making an index from a list (concordance)

Is there a program that can take a list of words and search latex input files for those words and mark them in an \index command? Thanks
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Toc, Bibliography, Indexes and dots

I have to add to the ToC the Bibliography and the Indexes (e. g., the Author index) in such a way that they have the same style of a Chapter without the Chapter number. In particular, I need to add ...
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More than one index of notation in a single document using nomencl

My thesis consists of two rather independent parts, and I'd like to include an index of notation for each part separately at the end of the whole document. Is this possible with the nomencl package? ...
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Remove Pagenumber from first page of index

I have a multiple page-long index in an extarticle document. However, I am trying to remove the page number (of the bottom of the page) for the whole index. using \pagestyle{empty}and/or ...
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How can I fix the following formatting problem with the table of contents?

I have a few unnumbered chapters that I would like to add to the table of contents. This is not a problem at the moment, because of someone graciously providing the following macro, which adds the ...
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Make list of indexed keywords for each section [closed]

I made an index in my document with the makeidx package and \index{} command. Now I would like to summarize all indiced entries in front of each section (in form of a set of the keywords inside ...
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How can I prevent a column break before the first sub-entry in the index?

I am writing my indices with imakeidx and I want to use sub-entries as well. As you can see on my image, I am getting a column break which I think is making it more difficult to understand. Can I ...
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wrong sorting in index (ligatures) \/

My MWE, \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{book} \usepackage{makeidx} \makeindex \usepackage{filecontents} \begin{filecontents}{\jobname.mst} heading_prefix "{\\bfseries\\hfil " heading_suffix ...
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Underfull \hbox with \printindex and scrlayer-scrpage

While using scrlayer-scrpage in order to format my header for the KOMA-script class scrartcl, I am getting following warning in combination with \printindex: Underfull \hbox (badness 10000) has ...
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Commands to help indexing

I want to have easier ways to index large texts such as thesis, reports, books. I found lots of posts here asking for some magic tool to do that automatically. And as far as I could realize from the ...
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Inserting Macros in argument of \sindex[]{} aren't expanded

I've to build an individual register with \sindex[]{} from the splitxdx package from an outside generated TeX code. The call name of people with two firstnames is sometimes put in braces, sometimes ...
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How to set page number in index page?

I am new to latex, i want to set page number to bottom of the index page. How can i achieve this? If any one give me a sample code means that will helpful for me.
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How to change the colon between index item and first page number?

Using the memoir class to typeset a book I have to change the delimiter between index items and the first page number. The default looks like this: Kant, Immanuel, 12, 13, 14, 15 Hegel, Georg ...
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Makeindex error when using \tableofcontents or \chapter with arabi package

When I remove the three lines \tableofcontents \chapter{1} \chapter{2} from the following document, makeindex works without problem and the index is printed. But in presence of these lines I get ...
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How can I change the default order between letters of an alphabet?

I'm writing a book in Persian. In its index there is a problem. Words are using Arabic order! So it causes a problem as in Arabic language they don't have four letters 'پ p (in pen)', 'چ ch (in ...
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Undefined control sequence \ifnumcomp and idxlayout

I am struggling with idxlayout for generating a formatted index (my intent is to be able to group all subentries in one paragraph). Here is a minimal example: \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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Problem with \index command in argument of user-defined command [duplicate]

I have a problem using the \index command in an argument to a user-defined command. For some reason, the problem only appears when I use the @ symbol. The following example illustrates the problem: ...
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Can I add a footnote (or a paragraph of text) to an index?

Writing about a phenomenon X, I used X acronim too many times throughout the document. I also used many other acronims. It seems that instead of including a long list of page numbers for the acronim ...
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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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How to pass vertical line

I have the following problem. The general idea is to test whether #1 is empty and if it isn't then write vertical line "|" and #1: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{makeidx,hyperref} \makeindex ...
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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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Suppress vertical space after `\printindex`

In \documentclass{book}, \printindex shunts the first two columns of my index down the page leaving white space that I don't need. What is the name of this space so that I can reset it to zero? In ...
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Writing index item with `\!

For some reason, I want to write an index item with `\! in it (Not `! since the index items are written by a special macro). But ! is a special character of makeindex, I could not simply write ...
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Table of content and list of table how to improve my numeration

how can i write the table of contents in latex in order to get the total number. In my thesis i get numbers from 1-167. However on my document i have numbers from 1-106 then soon after it turns back ...
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Indexed words missing in the output pdf. Motivation is missing. How to fix this?

\documentclass[12pt] {book} \usepackage{makeidx} % follow try index format makeidx and hyper ref together \usepackage{hyperref} \makeindex % 17 Nov 2014 \begin{document} My main ...
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Undefined \printindex

tex/.../supp-pdf.tex tex/.../supp-mis.tex loading : Context Support Macros / Miscellaneous (2004.10.26) ) loading : Context Support Macros / PDF (2004.03.26) ) tex/latex/hyperref/nameref.sty) ! ...
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Typesetting braces to the index

I am trying to put { in index using xindy as my index processor and xelatex as the typesetting format: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{makeidx} \makeindex \usepackage{fontspec} \begin{document} ...
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Makeidx, Subentries and dashes

The following is the type of code I made. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{makeidx} \makeindex \begin{document} ... something\index{Lois!Lane} ... \printindex \end{document} I'd like an index ...
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tex4ht: indexentries/structure of the .ind-file

Running htlatex 2 times with a makeindex command in-between delivers a working .ind file but with page numbers as linktags in the corresponding .html output which make no sense for users visting the ...
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customed index with dotfill in frontmatter

I wanted to custom my index so I used a latex makeindex -s myfile.ist texfile.idx latex compilation. myfile.ist contains : % heading_prefix "{\\bfseries\\hfil " heading_suffix ...
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Watermark over index

I add a watermark over my whole text, but it not seems to work over the index. Here is my minimal example : % arara: pdflatex: { synctex: on } % arara: makeindex % arara: pdflatex: { synctex: on } ...
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Index not working [closed]

I'm working on a document. There's an index there, but for some reason when I change things in it it doesn't update the rendered outcome and I can't correct it. I tried erasing the .ind file, but ...