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TexMaker does not generate pdf (no error)

I was writing a document for months using TexMaker and everything worked fine. Today suddenly nothing (usefull) happened after quick build. I also tried pdfLatex and Latex commands and log file ...
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WinEdt won't compile unless I rename and save

When I am editing with Winedt, occasionally the file won't compile - sometimes I haven't even made any changes. If I save the same work under a new .tex name and recompile it works. Example, ...
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Problem Viewing Output

I have a problem compiling .tex documents and viewing the output on TeXnicCenter. I am attempting to go from LaTex to PDF. The error that keeps on popping up is cannot execute the command, however I ...
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Why is the output unstable and how can I fix it?

I am trying to create a table with the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage[francais]{babel} ...
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Equations don't show up in the output

I'm working on my final year project using LaTeX. I'm facing a right now where part of my writing doesn't show up on my PDF output. The other writing in this section is ok, but this particular ...
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pdflatex output of rasterized PDF due to faulty table lines

Due to faulty representation of table lines when using colored cells (discussed in many topics e.g. here and here), I need a rasterized version of my PDF, since I have no influence on the client's PDF ...
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Dynamic Renaming LaTeX output

Is it possible to code into the .tex file a method for specifying its name. E.g. if I wanted it to be named based on the date, would it be possible to dynamically name as such: ...
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Suppressing various tex output files [duplicate]

Each time I use Texmaker, it creates a host of files that are not immediately useful for me (*.log, *.dvi, *.blg, *.bbl, *.gz). Is there any way to 'hide' these files? They can cause quite a clutter. ...
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New commands suppress other commands

I adapted the new commands wrote by @Alan Munn, to produce LaTex representation for some African language symbols. However, the new commands seem to suppress the use of other symbols, which worked ...
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no option set default output format as pdf

I've recently installed lyx on arch 64, and the 'view buffer' button as well as the shortcut (Ctrl+r) are disabled, after a bit searching I read that it's necessary to set the default output format ...
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Raw typesetting output

I would like to invoke tex from an external program (python) and receive the output as a sequence of (glyph id or unicode (whatever tex uses), x, y, width, height) to render it myself. Is there some ...
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Save output files in another folder using Rubber

Save output files in another folder using Rubber (https://launchpad.net/rubber) From pdflatex if you want get rid of output files you can use the optional argument -output-directory=target. Then all ...
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Empty output file [duplicate]

I am trying to get output for \documentclass{report} \begin{document} \title{ Tobias, The Amazing Groundhog: The Report} \author{ Kanishk Patel} \date{17 January, 2016} \end{document} and i am ...
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Resulting output is different than the desired one, what to do?

I am trying to use the following code to create a titlepage named \titleHGP. \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{url} \usepackage{comment} ...
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Separate PDF from Build files on typeset?

I'm a high school math teacher and I've been using TeX to create tests, quizzes, and worksheets. I'm on Mac OS X El Capitan with TeXShop. I created a TeX folder in my main directory and I have ...
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How to define macros that are executed at begin and end of the page body or text column(s)?

I need a way to insert \special{...} or \pdfliteral{...} commands at the start of the page body and at its end, but before headers and footers are inserted into the box to be shipped out. The ...
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Biber produces empty bbl file [closed]

I always wanted to switch from BibTeX to BibLaTeX, so I thought I'd give it a try today. After some reading on the manual, I eventually managed to convert all commands to the new syntax. Neither ...
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Append Error/Warning Log to Output File

Is there any sensible way to append a "Outstanding warnings" section to the end of a latex document? For example, using latexmk, the following output lists hanging / multiple defined labels ...
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Outputfile generated on error

If I run this example: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} Foo \newpage \barbaz \end{document} using lualatex --halt-on-error minimal.tex The log yields: ! ==> Fatal error occurred, ...
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Using the Directory Package and formatting the output

Right now, I am trying to use the directory package to manipulate a massive list of addresses. I like it about 90%, but the other 10% is something I am not skilled in changing. I would like to change ...
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Part of document missing in pdf output - Texmaker 4.4.1

When running PDFLaTeX in Texmaker, suddenly a page of text is missing in the pdf output file. I would like to understand the problem, as I fear, it could happen again later, when I have that much ...
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Using \left and \right in math mode, but the display is not satisfied

I intended to use \left and \right command to display large parentheses in my paper, but the output is not exactly what I wanted. The output is as can be found, the parentheses and square bracket ...
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Print size of box to latex output

I need to know the dimensions of many objects in a given unit. Essentially I need the size \fboxes would have would I draw ones around the objects. Can I use the typeout command and a modified ...
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Standalone Output Directory

I configured my TexStudio to use a Directory for temporary files called "build". When i compile the Standalone Document all files except the pdf and the synctex.gz are in the folder "build". When I ...
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How avoid “\T1\ss ” as output from \immediate\write and get ß?

\usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[ansinew]{inputenc} ... \newwrite\outfile \immediate\openout\outfile=\jobname.txt % aßbc is a replacement for a long german text-block, ...
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Times font looks different when produced on different computers as the output of the same TexShop version.

The fact that the Times font in the PDFs copies of the same TexShop files looks considerably different depending on which computer I use has been a mistery for me for a long time. Can anyone please ...
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How to increase pool size for tex4ht

I have a large document, and after compilation using tex4ht I observed that output html file did not contain all text. Some sections were missed. It seems to me that memory pool is not enough. How ...
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MikTex 2.9 Error by using footnote

I have a problem using footnote. If I enter this command, then no pdf-file is created. Here is the last part of die Logfile. At the end it says that some kind of font isn't found. How can I solve this ...
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The LaTeX \obeylines command not working for the entire document if document contains a table

I'm using MikTeX 9.6.0.5 on windows 8.1. The following displays all the four lines in a new line, as expected: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{obeylines} This is first line. And the ...
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Unable to make pdf no error in console! [closed]

Suddenly today I couldn't create a file I had been working on earlier, and then it was working just fine. Then when I restarted the program I got the error "Underfull \hbox badness 10000 \textbf" and ...
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How to compile a .tex file to a text file (not a PDF format)? [duplicate]

A lot of job applications ask for a plain text version of a resume. My resume is in LaTeX so it's no problem producing a nice PDF, but copying and pasting from the PDF into notepad, for example, is ...
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Pythontex: trying to compile an example I found on TeX

I found a simple example here answered by G. Poore but I cannot get it work. The output to the pdf is ?? PythonTeX ?? ?? PythonTeX ?? What am I missing something? Below you will find the .tex, ...
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No PDF output after updating Ghostscript to version 9.16 [closed]

I use TeXnicCenter 2.02 64bit, MikTeX 2.9 64bit and I produce pdf files with gswin64c.exe. My command line in TeXnicCenter is -sPAPERSIZE=a4 -dSAFER -dBATCH -dNOPAUSE -sDEVICE=pdfwrite ...
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Maple 18 output in LyX

I have the following problem: I want to import the outcome of solve(b^4-(2-d)*b^2-2*d*b+d+1 > 0, [b], parametric), which is a maple code, into Lyx. Even though I managed to export the solution of ...
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Part of Document missing in output pdf file

this problem seems really weird to me. I'm using texmaker. When I click PDFLaTeX, I don't get any error messages, but in the output pdf I am missing a certain part of my document. The missing part is ...
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Control the output of TexMaker

I am quite new in LaTeX and I am using TexMaker. How can I remove some of its output (such as .aux, .out, .synctex) and just see the .tex and .pdf files?
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How can I make a scheme to multiply polynomials?

I want to create a scheme of coefficients to multiply polynomials, e.g., P(x) = x^2 + 2x + 3 and Q(x) = 4x^2 + 5x + 6 as in this picture: By my hand, I tried \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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Input/Output primitives of TeX

I'd like to write some simple macros for handling things like cross-reference, to use them in plain TeX. (I know there are already macros devoted to this, like the ones present in Eplain, but I would ...
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Output from tree command in a listing

I'm trying to put the output of the tree command in a lstlisting using the following code \documentclass[10pt,a4paper,compress,svgnames]{beamer} \begin{document} \usepackage{listings} ...
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Can TeX produce an expanded TeX as an output format similar to PDF? [duplicate]

I am looking at TeX as an output format similar to PDF that describes the page sufficiently, but with all tokens resolved (more like going from Postscript to PDF). This format should also indicate all ...
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No output PDFfile produced - mathmode

There is no pdf file produced even though no warning is shown. If I replace the formula with some text, the pdf output is produced. \documentclass[hyperref={pdfpagelabels=false}]{beamer} ...
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media9 doesn't give correct output

usually I can fix all problems myself concerning...like...everything, but this really is a hard one, so... sry to bother you. Problem: Creating a beamer presentation (with university corp. design) ...
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Writing linebreak and tab to output file

In LaTex Beamer (MikTex on Win7), I use my own following macro to write to a text file: \usepackage{newfile} \newoutputstream{comment} \openoutputfile{\myFile.txt}{comment} ...
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Obtain \badness or glue adjustment for each line

This might be interesting for perfectionists and/or fastidious typesetters who would like to improve the document even further (beyond the beyond the magnificence of a book with zero bad boxes). We ...
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How does (or, what happens when) Tex typeset(s) a line and linebreak?

I could not find references to this with a cursory search, so I thought I'd post a question; I'm aware this is probably discussed at length in the Tex book or similar, but unfortunately I don't have ...
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Problem Update Module at ConTeXt? [duplicate]

From my question before : ERROR After Updated Modules at ConTeXt? Since I updated third party modules at ConTeXT, i get problem can't use modules at My ConTeXt document and I always get a message like ...
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pdfLaTeX produces different outputs from the same file [closed]

I am writing a report using LaTeX and I am quite confused about something. I am working with TeXShop, and the output produced after compiling sometimes changes. Let me show some screenshots Here ...
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White marks around leaders in PDF

Why are there white bars between the leaders and each of the rules in this code when compiled with LuaTeX to a PDF file? When compiled (with LuaTeX) to a DVI file no white bars can be seen. a \vrule ...
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Limiting number of output pages

I've a class file that my students have to use to write their final year report using LaTeX. Students are told that their report must not exceed 50 pages and that any page beyond this limit will not ...
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Using the "use a build subdirectory for output files' option in TeXMaker in combination with LuaLaTeX

I want to use LuaLaTeX since I have some quite large .tikz files, but when I do so TeXMaker does not put the output files in the 'build' directory like it would do if I use PdfLaTeX. I find the build ...