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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

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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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 ...
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How to make section in Nomenclature?

I try to make sections in Nomenclature and sort them as I desire in my paper like the one I added in the picture. I have not had any success. I am close to get mad! I searched a lot but I couldn't ...
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Why doesn't nomenclature show up in TOC using this custom class?

Background: I'm trying to use a LaTeX class found HERE to create a thesis. The class has a scheme for enabling/disabling the creation of a "List of Symbols" using LaTeX's nomenclature package. When I ...
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List of symbols and abbreviations

How can I make a list of symbols when I am using \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{memoir} with input-files? Here is my main file: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{memoir} % Include all settings ...
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Nomenclature wants to end some line

I am in trouble with nomenclature. My MWE is taken from Add nomenclature to TeXworks, it creates (according to the log file) the .nlo and .nls files, but when \printnomenclature, presents with the ...
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Nomenclature; running makeindex

I'm new to LaTeX and have been struggling with generating a nomenclature, for several hours... I have tried to follow this instruction: http://cs.brown.edu/about/system/managed/latex/doc/nomencl.pdf ...
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Adding nomenclature in winedt 8

i don't succeed to add nomenclature in my Phd thesis i used winedt 8, I have used the package nomencl. in my code I have incorporated the \nomenclature and \printnomenclature as well. But when I ...
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More doubt about how to create nomenclature using TeXnicCenter?

I saw one answer for "How to create nomenclature using TeXnicCenter?". I follow Kurts instruction but I still cannot get pdf files with nomenclature on it. So I wish to know whether I can get more ...
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Adding text between the title of nomenclature and the start of the list

It is my first time to use the nomencl package. I was wondering if there is a way to add text between the title of nomenclature and the first item on the list? Many thanks
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makeindex and restricted \write18

I use the nomenclature package to create nomenclature sections for my papers. I haven't done a paper in a while with a nomenclature, but today it is not working. In order to use the nomenclature ...
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For a group of symbols, how to get column headings(description) in the next page?

This question is with reference to the answer provided in How to achieve nomenclature entries like: symbol, Description, Dimension and unit, etc? I am able to achieve different styling for different ...
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How to make page numbers in a nomenclature hyperref links?

I want to create a nomenclature for a very large document using the nomencl. MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[refpage]{nomencl} \usepackage{hyperref} \makenomenclature \begin{document} ...
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How to create nomenclature using TeXnicCenter?

I have trouble executing the nomenclature. I saw many posts in the internet like Using package nomencl and List of symbols or abbreviations (nomenclature) but I am unable to do it. I would like to ...
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Hyphenation in nomenclature [duplicate]

I'm using the nomecl package for explaining symbols. However, manual hyphenation rules like Kontrast/Rausch"=Verhältnis for long german words in the description are not working. See the following ...
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Nomenclature per chapter

I would like add a nomenclature at the end of each chapter of my dissertation, including the parameters of that chapter. \documentclass{report} \usepackage[intoc]{nomencl} \makenomenclature ...
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Nomenclature sequence in Lyx

I am using the Nomenclature package in Lyx. I am sorting my entries between Greek symbols, Roman symbols and acronyms. As you can see in the screenshot the symbols are further separated: with or ...
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List of symbols after equation

Is there way to Define the symbols after the use of an equation, AND show that list right after the equation Repeat that list at the beginning of the document containing all the used symbols with ...
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! LaTeX Error: File `nomencl.sty' not found

using the following link, how can I install the missed package (nomencl.sty)? http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/nomencl
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mathscript glyphs in nomenclature list

I am trying to use a glyph defined by \mathscr{F} in a list of nomenclature. The explanation shows in the list fine, but the glyph doesn't. Anyone come across this before or have a ...
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A nomenclature which it can be displayed in a MWE but nothing occurs when the full packages are included. Is there any conflict between packages?

All works well for a MWE. However, when I would like to display a nomenclature for the whole document including all the packages. the first compilation with PDFlatex and calling makeindex were ...
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What notation is used to show that a variable is a matrix? [closed]

When a variable is a vector, it is common to put an arrow above the variable, shown bellow \vec{x} When a variable is a matrix, sometimes a capital letter is used to distinguish it from the ...
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Wrong Sorting nomenclature and predefined variables [closed]

This time I'm writing my Bachelor Thesis on Uni Stuttgart. Now I got a problem. I predefined my Variables for being able to change them easily in the whole document. For example I did it like this: ...