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What is happening with my fonts?

I can't quite install the fonts properly and check the log files, nor can I identify if the font is loading properly. That is, I want to choose the typography but can't notice minor differences ...
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Output is 0 pages

Whenever I add new packages using \usepackage, output shows as 0 Errors, 0 Warnings, 0 Bad boxes, 0 Pages. Hence pdf is not getting generated. In the settings of Miktex, i have selected on the fly ...
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Package installation issue - arabi

I am very new to Latex and I have a file I need to compile. When doing so I get the message: The required file tex\latex\arabi\bblopts.cfg is missing. It is a part of the following package: arabi". I ...
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Error: TeX capacity exceeded, sorry [parameter stack size=10000]

Please do not mark this as duplicate question. I looked at previous posts and could not solve the problem. I have this line in my tex script: \includegraphics \includegraphics[width=\textwidth,...
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Getting Nomenclature To work

I know there are already several threads on this, but I've given everything a try, I was hoping to see if anyone had additional imput. Any help would be greatly appreciated. I am trying to put this ...
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MikTex is unable to see a mapped drive for a local repository

I have 2 new instances of MikTex 2.9 on 2012 R2 and an older install on 2008 R2. My repository for all 3 is on a remote file server as these server cannot access the internet. On the old installation ...
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german.ldf not found

I use Texmaker and I used the assistant to start a new document. There I can choose some options, including a babel-package. I chose german, but when I compile the document, the compiler says "...
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Conflicting Packages with \begin{longtabu}? Why not breaking?

I am working on a very long document with countless formatting and package requirements. I am now all of a sudden having an issue with {longtabu} in a landscape environment. It is no longer breaking ...
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authblk.sty not found on TexShop

I have the MacTex basic 2015 installed, and when I open a latex file using the command \usepackage{authblk}, TexShop says authblk.sty not found. I've also tried to change that command to \usepackage{...
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Is there a way to use baskervald font and old style numbers for whole document?

Is there a way to use baskervald for text and old style numbers by default? I want to avoid customizing each number set. Also I want to have text with proper typography. I have a complete text of 138 ...
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Problem with impnattypo package

I'm using impnattypo package with nosingleletter option under TeXLive 2016. With no luck. I want to move last 'single letter' word to another line. Examples in one-letter word at the end of line ...
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How can i install Eukleides into my Texmaker on Mac?

I'm trying to install Eukleides, but nothing comes out of it. Unfortunately, I'm very new to TeX in general, but now I strongly need this package to build some geometric figures. I downloaded the ....
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What is wrong with resizebox usage

Does anyone know why this is giving me errors? \begin{center} \resizebox{10cm}{7cm}{ \begin{tabular}{ | p{1cm} | p{1cm} | p{1cm} | p{1cm} |} \hline $n$ & $b(n)$ & $l(n)$ & $p(...
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Do I HAVE to re-install all self-installed packages when TeXLive/MacTeX update yearly?

Every year when TeXLive/MacTeX updated itself, I was in an agony because the dozens of self-installed packages had to be re-installed manually. Is there a simpler, automated way to do this? I use ...
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How to install TeX Live only with selected package before installation begins?

Because my computer uses 64GB SSD hard drive, I have very limited space. As you can see, my drive is almost full. Besides installing TeXLive, I also have to install Visual Studio addons, ...
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I want to make notes. How can I make big document? [duplicate]

I am undergraduate mathematics student.I used latex I know all basic of latex. Right now I want to make my notes where I can collect my all Important Theorem,Lemma Definition on Latex. I want to make ...
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Automatic package install in linux?

In Windows, I run TexWorks, and when I include a package that I do not already have installed, it asks me if I want to install that package. In linux (Ubuntu), I have tried this in TexWorks, and ...
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Siamart0516 class and wrong hyperref driver

I'm using the siamart0516 document class and I keep getting errors like: Package hypdvips Error: Wrong hyperref driver `hxetex.def' selected! [ }] and LaTeX Error: Command \hc@orgtable already ...
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I cannot use a package although it is installed

I am using TeXstudio with MiKTeX 2.9 at a company's computer. When I want to use a package in the preamble like this: \usepackage{graphics} I get the following message in the 'Messages' window of ...
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Compilation probleme

Hi I am using TeXmaker and I got this error during compilation ! LaTeX Error: File ccmap.sty not found.
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How to fix LaTeX Error: File `kantlipsum.sty' not found?

How to fix LaTeX Error: File `kantlipsum.sty' not found ?
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Is it ok to load a package twice (as long as no extra options are given)?

In Loading package twice with \RequirePackage causes "option clash" and Loading a package more than once we see that a package can be loaded multiple times, as long as no options or no ...
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tlmgr unknown directive error with upstream Tex Live 2016

I have installed Tex Live 2016 following the instructions from the tex live quick install instruction for linux, running the install-tl installer. I am on Linux Mint 17.3. Trying to use tlmgr, I got ...
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Add \place using your computer location?

Is there a package that gives the \place using your computer location?
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The Bra-Ket Notation in LaTeX

I want to write the following symbol in LaTeX: I'm using the following (minimal) code: \documentclass[12pt,twoside]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{...
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Figcaps and special characters

I'm trying to use the figcaps package in an article to keep all figures at the end of the document. When I compile the following TeX code using pdflatex I get the following error message: ! Package ...
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How do I update minitoc

I'm desperatly trying to update my minitocs I added in the beginning of every chapter. To do so, I've tried compiling several times, and I've tried to delete my "\minitoc and my \dominitoc in my code. ...
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gnuplottex and ngerman

A while ago, I asked a question about always occurring errors from the gnuplottex package. /usr/share/texlive/texmf-dist/tex/latex/gnuplottex/gnuplottex.sty:79: Argument of " has an extra }. [...te\...
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Lost word in first page

I have a matter with an article, in the first page it appears caption, as word, alone. The rest of the pdf looks as I want. I have searched everywhere but I do not know where does it come from. I ...
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Anyone knows any “automatic” package to draw graphs of posets (the Hasse diagrams)?

anyone knows any "automatic" package to draw graphs of posets (the Hasse diagrams)? I know TikZ, but I wanted something faster (automatic). Thank you.
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Disabling automatic dissimilarity coding in texshade

The package texshade provides an environment to typeset nucleotide and aminoacid alignments. This otherwise great package has a default setting, which I would like to turn off: By default, texshade ...
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Cross-reference and tikzpicture conflict?

When I Include this diagram to my memoir document % Requires \usetikzlibrary{shadows,positioning,backgrounds} \centering \begin{tikzpicture}[x=11.8mm,y=8mm] % some colors \colorlet{even}{cyan!60!...
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expl3 2016 .dtx files to .sty

I have a very similar problem to this old one, closed for being too specific: File expl3.sty not found when trying to compile a *.tex file with XeLaTeX But I have read a few people having it with no ...
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! Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:‐ not set up for use with LaTeX

I am using BibTex for referencing and when I added a new reference I got the following error message: ! Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:‐ not set up for use with LaTeX., which seems to occur ...
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Packages for string diagrams

What TeX packages exist specifically for drawing string diagrams, e.g. like these: (or with similar styles)?
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todonotes error on TeX Live 2016

I just upgraded to Tex Live 2016 on a Mac and doing a pdflatex on any document that includes the todonotes package (whether actually used or not) now throws this error: (/usr/local/texlive/2016/texmf-...
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How can I change the build system of python.sty from Python2 to Python3?

I am using the python.sty package, downloaded here. I found the default build path is to use Python2.7: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{python} \begin{document} \begin{python}% import sys print (...
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Where is \noident defined? [closed]

As always, I have the following: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} %∑ \usepackage{hyperref} %clickable x-ref-s \usepackage{url} %\usepackage{fixltx2e} \usepackage[margin=...
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TeXlive 2016 error with literat (Literaturnaya) font

It is so strange that no questions on the whole website are dedicated to the Literaturnaya font (despite its frequent use in Russian documents 10 years ago or so), and only two questions reference it! ...
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Add footer info to a .sty or the .tex itself?

I can add footer information with the fancyhdr package: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} \lfoot{\copyright\hspace*{.1em}\the\year\hspace*{.1em}This ...
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Update preinstalled packages at ShareLaTeX

I am using ShareLaTeX who have already preinstalled many packages. Is it possible to manually update these packages to newer versions?
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I do have a c.sty file required for copernicus.cls where can I find it?

This is the output I got in TeXstudio: File `c.sty' not found. \usepackage co
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Package babel Error: Unknown language `french' still exists after installing texlive-lang-french

I use a latex template on sharelatex and it works fine. However, I encounter the following issue when building it on my laptop (Ubuntu + Texmarker), ! Package babel Error: Unknown language `french'. ...
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TexStudio in Mac OSX El Capitan Error: package not found

Why if I want to use eskd or eskdx packages does TeXStudio show me an error message: "not found eskd.sty"? I installed MacTeX and TeXStudio with default settings, and moved project from PC. But when ...
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Biblatex causing undefined control sequence error at \begin{document} [closed]

I've been having this problem for quite some time now but can't figure it out and it's driving me crazy. I'm new to latex and can't find any already answered question that can help me sort it out, so ...
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Configuring Texmaker for Tex Live

On my Ubuntu machine, I have just downloaded Texmaker and Tex Live. I now want to compile a Latex file which uses the tcolorbox package. From what I have read, this package should come with Tex Live (...
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Using TeX Live with Texmaker

On Ubuntu, I downloaded Texmaker (sudo apt-get install texmaker), but this did not come with the packages which I needed. So, I also downloaded TeX Live (sudo apt-get install texlive-full), which ...
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Installing TexMaker with all packages

I have installed TexMaker on Ubuntu (via Software Center), only to find that some of the packages, is to run sudo apt-get install texlive-full, which apparently comes with all the packages. However, I ...
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Issue with miktex installation - loading package database

I am trying to install miktex 2.9 with the Net installer. But the setup is stuck on "loading package database" The packages are in 'Miktex 2.9 local package repository' to be installed in the folder '...
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What should i include for enabling \smallfigscale [closed]

I am having a issue with width = \smallfigscale which used for \includegraphics. I think I have the package included, but not installed. What package do I need to install to make it run? example of ...