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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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Simple list of abbreviations manually

I have written my whole document without using any packages like nomencl or acronym because it wasn't necessary in my case, that means I only have a few abbreviations which should fit on one page ...
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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 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 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 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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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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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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Converting LyX Nomenclature to Glossaries

I would like to add a nomenclature to my LyX document. Currently LyX only supports the nomencl package. However, since this package has not been updated since 2005 I would like to use the glossaries ...
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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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Having hyper-referenced items for the symbols in a nomenclature table

I am trying to replicate the following picture, with some modifications, in my thesis which shows a nomenclature in a long table format. I want to have this along with classicthesis package version ...
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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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Use a quality glossary and acronym list in Lyx

The question How to combine Acronym and Glossary shows us how to make a great glossaries and acronym lists. I would like to use a quality glossary and acronym list in Lyx. This may be too large a ...
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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; 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 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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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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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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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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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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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: ...
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Wrong Sorting nomenclature and predefined variables [duplicate]

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 dokument. For example I did it like this: ...
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Adding nomenclature to the preliminaries, page hyperlink wrong

I am customising a thesis template to include my glossary. By default this was going in the end, but I want to have it in the front, in the preliminaries section before chapter 1, where a different ...
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Sharelatex - Nomenclature

Recently, Sharelatex added the possibility of using \makeindex. However, I would like to add a nomenclature, preferably in the same style as in this topic How to achieve nomenclature entries like: ...
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Makeindex stops at scanning input file stdin

I'am trying to make a nomenclature in documentclass mscThesis, but when I try to use makeindex I can't go any further. Makeindex says: This is C:\Users\Rob van ...
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How to include un-numbered sections in additional ToC?

This is a follow-up question to: Contents page in two different languages Now with a working second language table of contents I have tried including parts of the article such as the table of ...
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space behind unit in nomenclature list

I would like to have the unit closer to the symbol description in my nomenclature list. But when I use the command from the help file and add a space after the unit: ...
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How to make a clean and grouped nomenclature list?

The nomenclature groups are: Acronyms: two columns (abbrev. - description) Roman symbols: three columns (symbol - description - unit) Greek symbols: three columns (symbol - description - ...
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problems with code in package nomencl

Good Afternoon How can I run this code ? latex <filename>.tex makeindex <filename>.nlo -s nomencl.ist -o <filename>.nls latex <filename>.tex thanks
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What is the best way for a list of nomenclature?

My problem with the nomencl package is that I have to call \nomenclature manually every time I use a new symbol. For example the following code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xspace,ifthen} ...
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Nomenclature does not appear [duplicate]

I can't create a list of abbreviations. I have been using nomencl package. I put \makenomenclature and \nomenclature{symbol}{name of symbol} \printnomenclature But nomenclature doesn't appear. ...
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Can't get nomenclature to work

I'm trying to use the nomencl package in my thesis, but I'm have some difficulties in getting it to work. I've downloaded a copy of the nomencl guide written by Bernd Schandl, and am currently trying ...
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Separate nomenclatures for different chapters

How can I have different nomenclatures for different chapters? I use Chapterbib for the reference. However I could not find any thing for nomenclature. %----------------- ...
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Lyx error when creating nomenclature: “No file (%.nls.”

I have a new installation of Lyx 2.0.7. I'm trying to create a minimal nomenclature listing. I've added a single "Nomenclature Entry..." and a single "List / TOC -> Nomenclature". When I try to ...