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Making section headers link to local files

I want to make the section titles in my document link to external files on my machine, so that when you click on the section title, an external document (a pdf-file) is opened. What is the nicest way ...
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Special character in url link

I would like to insert the following text: \href{http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_successful_coups_d'état}{http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List\_of\_successful\_coups\_d'état} However, that ...
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PDF links generated by \cite do not work when using project component files

When using the project files shown below, links generated by \cite[…] are displayed as links, but when I click on them nothing happens. But when \completepublications[…] is directly written in ...
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Harvard Citation Styles “et al.” and hyperlinking citations to references

I am using the Harvard package and a Journal of Finance bst file (downloaded from the home page of Ivo Welch) in a LaTeX document. Here's my code: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{harvard} ...
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Box around raggedright links spanning two lines extends to right margin

I need to use boxed links and ragged right text. The problem is that when a link spans two lines, though the link is broken correctly (when using pdflatex) the box around the linked text extends until ...
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Netography for managing links

To manage my links used in my thesis, I wanted to use a netography so that I can cite links that are listed (with time stamp of the last visit!) at the end, like a bibliography. I couldn't find any ...
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Glossaries creates wrong link when using titlepage [closed]

I experienced that glossaries generates a wrong link when my document contains a titlepage... Here is my code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage[acronym]{glossaries} ...
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Distinguish \nameref references in print version

I used the \nameref command to reference to names of captions etc. I also used the option colorlinks=true so I have colored references which can be distinguished form "normal" text. In my print ...
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Vertical position after navigating to hyperref hypertargets from hyperlinks seems too low

The vertical scroll position after navigating to a \hypertarget from a \hyperlink (described in the hyperref manual) seems to be too low. The scroll position is at the baseline of the \hypertarget, so ...
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adjusting a constant in a *.bst file (plainurl.bst)

I am using plainurl.bst style, Miktex 2.8, pdflatex to generate a pdf file. It gives explicitly the URL of my bib file. I would like to get this link attached to the title (i.e. embedded below the ...
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Is it a good practice if we always locally precede \href with \sloppy?

Is it a good practice if we always locally precede \href with \sloppy as follows? if you are interested to know the details, please contact me at {\sloppy ...
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Beamer section/subsection links do not work with impressive [closed]

I am currently creating a presentation for my university with Beamer. I decided to use the Impressive script mainly because I wanted a clock counter and the fade-in-fade-out effect impressive provides ...
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Probem with Bookmarks and Linking and page numbering

I have several problems with my latex book: I want the appendix bookmark as an extra bookmark on part level, now it is under my second part. In the table of content its is right, but not on the pdf ...
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How to create glossary entry with link to glossary and appearance in footnote? [closed]

I want each "first-time-used" glossary entry to appear in the footnote with its description and each "used" entry (the short term) being linked to the entry with its description in the glossary. ...
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Link to index in TOC points does not point to index, but to whatever is right before index

My LaTeX document contains an index which is also referenced in the table of contents via \addcontentsline. The page number displayed in the TOC is correct. The link, however, is not. (If I view the ...
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How to make the hyperlink point to the top of linked figure and item of enumeration?

I want to create a problem booklet. Each problem numbered by enumerate has at most one figure that may either be in marginpar or float and occupy the full width. The caption for each figure has a ...
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“Automatic” section labeling?

I would like to be able to link within a document to another section without having to explicitly put a label after that other section command. hyperref does this with the TOC labels, so I think that ...
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No external links in hyperref [closed]

I have a very weird problem using the hyperref package. When I try to link an external web site it doesn't work and only show me the link which it is pointing to. I've tried this MWE: ...
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How to insert links to file in LyX? [closed]

I am writing a report in LyX. I want to insert a link to a PDF file. I used the hyperlink feature available in LyX. Then in the target field I gave the path. In the name field I gave a random name. ...
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Hyperlink doesn't answer

In my output PDF, \href seems not to work. I generate a PDF file, using pdfLaTeX, and in the compiled file the link doesn't connect to the Web site. How can I fix it? ...
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Preview on OS 10.7 does not display links in PDFs correctly

I would like links to appear as coloured underlines in my documents. The following short example produces a pdf that displays the link correctly in Acrobat, but not in Preview. In Preview it shows up ...
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Hyperref link placement: alignment to left page border and top of page

(a) Is is possible to have certain hyperref-hyperlinks (such as those to sections and also (when using memoir) to the table of contents, lists of figures and tables, and bibliography) point to the ...
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Certain hyperlinks (memoir+hyperref) placed too low

I tend to use the memoir class together with the hyperref package, in order to have my table of contents, the lists of tables and figures, and the bibliography be hyperlinked. While all links to ...
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Changing PDF links style [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Remove ugly borders around clickable crossreferences and hyperlinks When I generate PDF, a red border surround all links (internal and external). Which package draws ...
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IEEEtran BibTeX Style - how to deactivate URLs?

I am using the following BibTeX style for my bibliography. \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} \bibliography{IEEEabrv,references,thesis} This formats bibliography entries like this: , including a ...
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\phantomsection - how to jump to the chapter title instead of the center of the page (only)

I use \phantomsection in my document, because I have nonnumbered chapters in Table of Contents: \chapter*{Chapter title} \phantomsection \addcontentsline{toc}{chapter}{Chapter title} Command ...
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Incomplete Mailto in PDF with amsart [closed]

When I use the amsart class and run LaTeX => PDF, the email macro produces strange output. Namely, the PDF shows an incomplete mailto. For example: \documentclass{amsart} \email{a.b@c.d} ...
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Hyperref jumps to the wrong equation if the equation has a \tag and cleveref is used

The problem I'm writing a document where all of my equations are labeled, not by numbers, but by names, which I provide with amsmath's \tag command. I also use cleveref for ease of ...
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Clickable “tel:” URL for TeX resume

I need to make my telephone number clickable. You might be familiar with this in Gmail's clickable phone numbers that dial out to your mobile phone, for example. I'm working on my resume, and I'm ...
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\hyperref: footnote links not active and color not changing

I'm using \hyperref and encountering two problems. First: footnote links are not active; second: I cannot seem to change the color of links or to go from colored links to links with borders. Below ...
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Hyperlink in Beamer [closed]

I have used hyperlink(say fig.pdf) for my presentation in main pdf. In the fig.pdf I have again used hyperlink to main document. But my problem is when I come back to main document its starting from ...
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Getting rid of DOI, ISSN links from bibliography

In light of this and this AND if I'd want to use pdflatex instead of biblatex, how do I get rid of doi, ISSN links from my bibliography? I can write a script such as here but that leaves a , hanging ...
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hyperref package, breaklinks option

When I compile with LaTeX + dvips, I get the following warning message: Package hyperref Warning: You have enabled option `breaklinks'. (hyperref) But driver `hdvips.def' does not ...
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Is it possible to make LyX generate clickable hyperlinks into the PDF result?

Is there a way in LyX to set up a) a reference to a web resource by URL, b) a reference to another location in the same document, in a manner that turns the reference to a clickable link in the ...
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Hyperref links to correct page, but too low (headings not visible)

To add your nomenclature, bibliography and index to the table of contents you have the choice between using built-in options of the corresponding packages, i.e., using \usepackage[intoc]{nomencl}, ...
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Having all links underlined with dotted line

so I'm trying to figure out how to have all links underlined with a dotted line. The furthest I got with this and this is: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xcolor,soul,lipsum} ...
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How to find out the counter of theorems etc. in LyX

I have a document that has a lot of theorems - all introduced in LyX via the "Theorems"-Module (for those who don't know LyX, that means, that I didn't define my own theorem environment via ...
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How to format a link properly?

I tried using: \href{mailto:user@some.org}{user@some.org} and \href{mailto:user@some.org}{\nolinkurl{user@some.org}} but it just gives a purple box around the link, and I want it to look like a ...
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Underlined links with hyperref possible?

How can I have underlined links with hyperref? That means how to configure hyperref not to change the color of the printout but use underlined active links which are completely transparent in print. ...
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Clicking on a link I don't jump to the **exact** location of the label, just somewhere around it

When I label an equation and later have a reference to it, then by clicking the corresponding link the pdf I jump to that equation, with the equation being exactly at the top of the page. Same goes ...
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PDF bookmark going to the bottom of the previous page in case when caption header is on the top of a page

\documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{mwrep} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage[nodisplayskipstretch]{setspace} \setstretch{1.3} \usepackage[hidelinks,unicode,pdfencoding=auto]{hyperref} \usepackage[all]{hypcap} ...
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Link to local (PDF) file [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Does hyperref work between two files? I want to make a link in LaTeX to a PDF file on my local network drive, i.e. when you click on it then Adobe Reader should open and ...
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Representing hyperlinks differently in a single pdf file

Can someone tell me how to color/represent (only internal) hyperlinks in a pdf differently (preferably just by using LyX,i.e. without diving deeper into pure latex) ? For example I would like the ...
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Links in beamer theme Warsaw don't work if notes are shown and title is set

I wonder that I found this issue nowhere in the web. For me this occurs since years over different versions. Now I took the time to figure out under which conditions it happens. I would be very happy ...
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When do I need to invoke \phantomsection?

Inspired by question When do I need invoke \clearpage manually?: When do I need to invoke \phantomsection? In what condition is invoking \phantomsection necessary?
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Wrong links in bibliography using hyperref with options pagebackref and hypertexnames=false [closed]

I am using the hyperref package (v6.82m) with MiKTeX 2.9. I am using the option pagebackref so as to obtain a bibliography with links to the pages where the references are cited. I am also using the ...
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Problem with \acs from acronym package: No link in list of acronyms

It appears that when using the acronym package, a link including the page number is only created in the list of acronyms when using \acf, but not with \acs nor \acl. This is a problem in the following ...
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Parsing some buzzwords in the Latex document and replacing them by link possible?

Is it possible to parse teh whole document automatically, looking for buzzwords, which I will maintain in a special list, and replacing the buzzwords by links to a predefined page e.g. a glossary?
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cleveref, hyperref and algorithm2e package produce wrong hyperlink (though correct page reference)

I'm using the packages as stated above in their latest version (also oberdiek-package is up-to-date). The following code produces the wrong pdf-link to a float environment (refers to the same page as ...
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hyperref: How to open a directory view with href{…}?

I wrote a small LaTeX file which describes the contents of some directories. Now I try to provide a direct link to the described files and directories. I successfully use \href{filename.ext}{Link ...