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Nomenclature style

I decided to wrtie my master thesis with latex and I do have a few difficutlies. Although I spent plenty of time looking through all threads already online, I couldnt find a solution that works for ...
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Change thousands separator in pfgplots' ticklabels to space

I am sure that I am repeating an old question, but I couldn't find it in the Tex Exchange browser. I am using french mathematics nomenclature and thousand separation is a space like this 1 000 and ...
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Nomenclature misbehavior, description missing

I have a problem with my nomenclature. Using the following Code the output looks like in the pic below. If I delete the line \setlength I can see the whole description, but there are no or just one ...
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Increase spacing between text and symbol in Notations

I am using scrbook package to write my report. I am defining the list of notations as follows: \renewcommand{\nomname}{Notation} \renewcommand\nomgroup[1]{% \ifthenelse{\equal{#1}{R}}{% ...
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Nomenclature fix

I'm trying to print my nomenclature. Here's the example: It does not print. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage[prefix]{nomencl} ...
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Nomenclature or Glossary not printed

I have this code, but the nomenclature is not printed, why? Im working on Mac with TeXStudio. Thank you in advance. % arara: nomencl % arara: pdflatex \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} ...
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Reduce line spacing in nomenclature

I am creating a nomenclature and would like to reduce line spacing. If I use the approach found online inserting the \setlength{\nomitemstep}{-parsep} command, all line skips are removed including the ...
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Mimicking the style of a KOMA script section heading inside a nomenclature

I have a document using the scrreprt class which contains a nomenclature. The nomenclature uses subgroups with headings. I'd like to format the headings like the section headings of the document, i.e. ...
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Compiling nomenclature adds section number to bibliography

After compiling the nomenclature I started noticing against my citations in the bibliography. For example: A. Ahmed, Y. Low, M. Aly, V. Josifovski, and A. J. Smola. Scalable distributed infer- ence ...
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Remove title in nomenclature

I am using the nomencl environment within the elsarticle class to produce an overview of mathematical variables used in the paper. As this nomenclature should be part of the appendix, I would like to ...
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LyX - Hyperrefs to nomenclature entries [duplicate]

I added several nomenclature entries in my document. In the exported document the nomenclature is created where I want it, but there is no link from where the entry is defined to the corresponding ...
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Four column LaTeX nomenclature, no overflow

I have made a four column nomenclature, my code looks like this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{nomencl,etoolbox,ragged2e,siunitx,fullpage,parskip} ...
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Nomenclature with glossaries line break in name field

I'm using the glossaries package to generate a nomenclature for my document. The problem is that some of my entries have very long functions within the name field. How can I add a manual line break at ...
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Nomenclature won't work [duplicate]

I'm trying to get a nomenclature running in LaTeX. The problem is that the nomenclature never is printed. I got an example from here: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Package nomencl not generating .nlo file

For some reason when I process with pdflatex and work with makeindex -s nomencl.ist -o EncFor.nls EncFor.nlo The nomenclature is just not showing up. Here is my code: \documentclass{book} ...
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Customizing nomenclature '=' separator as in aiaa

This is a problem google was unable to aid me with. I am writing an aiaa journal paper and need to generate a nomenclature. All templates and examples I have come accross do this manually, using a ...
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Nomenclature printing [closed]

I am facing the below problem. While printing nomenclature * is printed.
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Nomenclature too long?

I am currently trying to add a nomenclature to my document. At the beginning I had the problem that the nomenclature was not displayed at all in the document. (Here is a link to a question which I ...
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Nomenclature not shown in document

I have a new problem with the nomenclature. My preamble in the main file has the following lines: \documentclass[ngerman,draft,table*]{sdqthesis} \usepackage{nomencl} \makenomenclature ...
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Reuse variable defined in nomenclature

I am creating a list of symbols using nomenclature package. The purpose of creating this was that there are lot of variables in the equation that are being used repeatedly. When I define them again ...
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How to make sections in longtable nomenclature

I am using a longtable in my nomenclature to auto-adjust the aligning to the widest label width and would also like to have sections of different types of entries similar to the one here where they ...
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how to set label width to widest element using nomencl?

Is it possible to set the \nomlabelwidth of the nomencl package to the widest element automatically? The manual only gives the option of setting it at a fixed width as an argument to the ...
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Problems with Makeindex

I use TeXnicCenter and I want to create a nomenclature and I watched a tutorial video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ss1XfsaAnfs) I did everything exactly as it is told in this tutorial video. ...
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How to define a symbol that can be used in both a glossary and an equation?

I created a list of symbols table as you can see : \newglossaryentry{slambda}{ name=$\lambda$, description={wavelength} } When I tried to put this symbol in the equation : \begin{equation} ...
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Generate a list of Abbreviations which occur in the text? [duplicate]

Currently I track my abbreviations manually and put them in a page like below. I'd like to be able to define the abbreviations inside the text of my paper and then have a list of them automatically ...
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changeing appearance of nomencl

I'd like to change the appearance of my nomenclature to a design that's closer to the following image, has someone some ideas how to get there? right now it looks like: My mini example was ...
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customize vertical space of entries and subgroup names in nomenclature

I want customize the vertical space (marked by red lines in the picture) between final entry (M1 big-M parameter) and subgroup name (Variables) , say 20pt? How could I achieve that? Many thanks. ...
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How to add “Nomenclature” in “elsarticle” (2-column format) through TexMaker

The problem: How to add a "Nomenclature" section for Elsevier journals in a 2-column format at the top of the second page in a frame through TexMaker So, I googled a lot for this problem and finally ...
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MacTex 2015, not showing Nomenclature

Using MacTex 2015 distribution, and two different LaTeX editors (TexShop and Latexian), it is unable to show the nomenclature. I've tried in other computers and online Latex editors and I was ...
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Print only part of the nomeclature

I was wondering if I can print only a bit of the whole nomenclature? Like after you have written an eq. and you want to explain the variables and constants. It would be nice to do so in nomenclature ...
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Decouple nomencl from chapter class, to have its own formatting

I'm using the nomencl package to keep track of my abbreviations in my \documentclass{report}, where I am using xelatex to change the font. However, since I've made changes to the way \chapter{} is ...
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Sections in Nomenclature using Lyx

I am finalizing my thesis using LyX and I want to make two sections in Nomenclature (One with abbreviations and another with symbols). There a tutorial in lyx wiki about sectioning Nomenclature, but ...
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Nomenclature Nomgroup font type change

My report should follow some guidelines, but I have no clue how to change them. I already read the nomencl description but could not find a clue on how to change the font of the nomgroups. I would ...
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Converting a Nomenclature Example to Use Glossaries

I am hoping to get pointers for how to convert this example to use the glossaries package: How to achieve nomenclature entries like: symbol, Description, Dimension and unit, etc? The aforementioned ...
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Can not print Nomenclature in Texmaker [duplicate]

I'm not able to run the following example in Texmaker: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{nomencl} \makenomenclature \begin{document} \section*{Main equations} \begin{equation} a=\frac{N}{A} ...
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Nomenclature Sorting: Correct sorting of math while using groups

I am using LyX to write a report. The nomenclature is divided in groups. Within the "Roman Symbols" group the entries which start with math are sorted before all the non-math entries. See the image at ...
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How to write long nomenclature entries?

I have to write nomenclature entries which are long (up to 200 words). If I write 200 words in one nomenclature entry I didn't get a nomenclature anymore. How can I solve this problem? MWE ...
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How to solve the page numbering problems (in TOC, hyperref, scrheadings, nomenclature)?

I like to have in the headings the chapter name on the inner upper section on almost all pages but not on those which start with the new chapter, on the tableofcontens and the index. The page number ...
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How to add a tex specific area after the nomenclature title starts?

I'd like to write a text (and also a small table) directly after the title nomenclature (in my version: Glossar) and directly before the beginning of the nomenclature glossar list. %% LyX 2.1.0 ...
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Can't generate a nomenclature

I'm trying to make a document work with a nomenclature in TeXShop on Mac OSX. When running the below: \documentclass[journal]{IEEEtran} \usepackage{nomencl} \makenomenclature \begin{document} ...
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LaTeX nomenclature using numbers for sections

I want to use the nomenclature to make a custom index of files in a directory. As long as my section starts with a letter, there is no problem. But if I want to section it with a number it does not ...
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Combine nomenclature entries without destroying layout

I am trying to generate a nomenclature for all symbols used in my thesis. Some variables having the same indices should be grouped as they belong together. However, when I try to group them, the ...
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AT sign in the nomenclature

I'm using the nomencl package. I need to make an entry that contains the at symbol but entries containing @ don't appear in the nomenclature. \usepackage{nomencl} ... ...
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Spacing prior to start of the nomenclature

I am using the nomencl package and trying to remove the spacing between the start of the page and the "Nomenclature" title. \vspace{...} does not achieve the desired effect, so I assume this must be ...
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Roman Numerals for page number in List of Abbreviations [duplicate]

In my report, I am using too many abbreviations. I am using nomenclature structure to create and print them in my document. I want to make roman page numbering up till list of abbreviations. Since my ...
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Printing just one group with printnomenclature?

I'm having trouble fitting my list of notations/nomenclature in one page for my thesis. I tried looking for a solution to allow printing nomenclature across multiple pages and didn't find one. My ...
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Problems with nomencl

I want to add a Nomenclature into my document and I found this tutorial: http://texdoc.net/texmf-dist/doc/latex/nomencl/nomencl.pdf I added the line: \usepackage[options]{nomencl} and I get the ...
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Is it possible to get the package listofsymbols to recognize the \cdots command?

I am trying use the package listofsymbols to define a symbol to be included in a list of symbols in a book. I have problems using the command \newsym to define a symbol which involves the command ...
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Automatically check whether all symbols are listed in the nomenclature

Sometimes, I write long documents with a huge amount of abbreviations and mathematical symbols. Up to now, I used to check manually if all of them were declared in the nomenclature, which is a very ...
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Nomenclature section

I used the following code to make sections in nomenclature. This totally works. While I wanted to add the fourth section "Matrices" which is now commented out I faced with an error. I attached the ...