{sorting} is about sorting document elements. Use this tag in addition to other tags specifying what should be sorted.

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How to alphabetize all of the parts, chapters, sections, and content of an entire document in ConTeXt?

I have a document that is structured like this: \part{Birds} \chapter{North America} \section{West Coast} \mymacro{Bald Eagle} \mymacro{Spotted Owl} ...
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Applying \lowercase to index entries

I would like to sort the index entries independent of case. Initially I was getting (code provided in MWE) the image on the left. So, that seemed like an easy fix: just apply \lowercase (uncomment ...
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sorting options concerning dash when repeated authors?

Suppose I am referring to some different references from the same author (both book and incollection) with \footcite[]{Author:Year}. One authors begins with "E" and the other with "K". In the ...
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Editor as sortname only when there is no author?

I edited the authoryear.bbx for biblatex the following way: \DeclareNameAlias{author}{sortname} %\DeclareNameAlias{editor}{sortname} this I commented out %\DeclareNameAlias{translator}{sortname} ...
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Biblatex, apa-style, polyglossia and multilingual-bibliography

For my scientific article I need to use some sources that are in Korean, which is why I've switched from using pdflatex\bibtex to xelatex and biber. I've managed to get biblatex with apa style ...
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Antichronological ordering of references in moderncv using apacite

I'm using the moderncv documentclass to create my CV and I need the reference list to adhere to the APA guidelines. I know biblatex provides sorting options but unfortunately moderncv does not support ...
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Converting a pdf into a form ready for binding

I have a pdf that is 118 pages long, and I want to end up with a bindable form, so that I have on one sheet pages: 1 4 2 3 What is the simplest way in LaTeX to accomplish this? Would quire ...
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biblatex – sort by year AND month [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: biblatex sorting by date I would like to sort my bibliography by year and month in reverse order. For example, a publication from Jan. 2011 should appear after one from ...
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biblatex sorting by date

I have written my own biblatex style for citing jurisdiction. I realized that the sorting in the bibliography is not chronological within the years. I addressed the date field to each bibliography ...
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biblatex sorting when the same first name is spelled out or an initial

I am trying to sort some citations/bibliography by the following keys: Author name (as formatted by maxnames and uniquenames). Publication year (as formatted by labelyear). Using some standard ...
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Sorting with biblatex using sortname

I want to use the firstinits=true option of biblatex, and to disable the abbreviations for specific entries, I use {{authorname}}, as recommended in a previous question. However, biblatex is ...
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sorting multiple bibliographies in biblatex

I have a thesis which has two bibliographies. It includes a list of publications and a reference list. The reference list should be unsorted, or rather, sorted in order of appearance, while the list ...
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Symbol index sorted by occurrence

I would like to make an symbol index which is sorted by occurence of symbol. For example: Something like ... $\omega$\index{$\omega$} ... $A^P_k$\index{$A^P_k$} ... $\{\}$\index{$\{\}$} should ...
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BibTeX handling of the Dutch “van” name prefix with natbib

I want to produce the following with LaTeX/BibTeX: In the running text: ... we refer the reader to the work of Van Noort (2010). In the bibliography: Thomas van Noort. An important paper. ...
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Sort bibliography file according to order of appearance of citations in LaTeX document

I am asking this question, because there does not seem to be an easy way in LaTeX to solve this problem: two documents sharing same reference numbering. My question: Is it possible to order a ...
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Sorting of author names like “von Beethoven” with biblatex

I wonder how I can get a proper sorting of names in the bibliography. In the following example, "von Beethoven" is at the position "v", but it should be sorted as "Beethoven" under "B". ...
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Table of subfloats

I'm trying to sort figures (using subfloat) in a table, with labels for each subfigure. My point is, using only subfloat, that the subfigures are referred in the text as figure a, b, ... and so on. ...
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Bibliography entry out of alphabetical order with character Ş

I'm pretty new to TeX so please forgive me if this requires just a simple solution. I'm writing a thesis that uses almost 100% English characters exclusively, except for a case where an author I cite ...
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Automatically reorder floats to fill page

I have a document consisting only of floats, and I would like to order them so as to use the least number of pages. In my case, each float contains song lyrics, but they could easily be poems or code ...
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Farsi alphabet order for glossary

I am using glossaries with makeidx in a Farsi document with xepersian. Currently it sorts the output using Arabic alphabet order and places words starting with گ, چ, پ and ژ at the end of list. How ...
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Miktex references not in order

I added the \input{references} line to the end of my Journal.tex file like so: \input{references} \end{document} However, the references that are being outputted are not in order of citation. ...
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Defining [keine Autorenangabe] so that it will be typeset in an author choosen place in the bibliography (biblatex)

badroit (supported by PLK) pointed out a way to create a makro to obtain an [ohne Autorenangabe] (english "no credits") output by using this (see Biblatex: Defining author = {} so that it leads to ...
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Overrule numeric-comp sorting for one \cite command

I am using biblatex with the numeric-comp citation style, which sorts&compresses citations. E.g. \cite{C,A,E,B} ... \cite{D} becomes "[1-3,5] ... [4]" (with 1=A, 2=B, 3=C, 4=D and 5=E). In ...
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How can I get the style alpha.bst sorted as plain.bst in Bibtex?

I like alphanumerical citations written as in alpha.bst style, with initials of authors and years, but I would like references to appear sorted as in plain.bst style. As an example, I prefer the order ...
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Unsorted citations and floats

In attempting to answer this question Citations in order of appearance it's clear that unsorted citation schemes (ones in which the citations are numbered simply by order of appearance) can be easily ...
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How to sort a glossary by order of appearance?

In the glossaries package, how can I make the glossary print the entries by order of appearance? Some context: I'm using the glossaries package to generate a symbol index, and I'm interested to see ...
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How to enter publications “in press”, or “submitted to” in BibTeX?

Is there a convention for how to enter publications that are "in preparation" or "submitted to Some Journal" into a BibTeX database?
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Problem using package acronym

I am using acronym package to create the list of Acronyms. I am using Acronym1.tex containing the definition of all the acronyms. However here is the list of problems I am facing. I have to sort the ...
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Create arbitrary sorting of index entries

How does one go about setting an arbitrary sorting order in an index? For example, I would like to create an index of citations to Roman and canon law, which should not be sorted alphabetically. ...
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Sorting preamble packages thematically while accounting for compulsory load orders

Within a document's preamble (or a custom "preamble" package), at times there's the need to take compulsory load orders for certain packages into account. Most packages must be loaded before the ...
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Nomenclature sorting and latex code coming first

I am using LyX, which uses Nomenclature package, I guess. As you see in the screenshot 1, \hat{p} comes before everything else. How can I send it back where the other p's are? Many thanks.
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Properly sort index containing utf8 characters?

If my input file is utf8 encoded, how to I create an index where the entries are properly sorted? Minimal example \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{makeidx} \makeindex ...
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BibLaTeX: sorting alphabetically with non-latin characters (Ś)

Biblatex indexing works very well with latin names. But when an author has foreign name (Łukasiewicz) the Ł letter is changed to \IeC {\L} and makeindex is not able to sort it well. In Polish it ...
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Manipulating sortname field in biblatex

I provide certain bibliography entries with the option frg to achieve a bit of a different format than for the rest of my entries. Among other things, I want to have them sorted by editor instead of ...
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Different sorting schemes in different sections of bibliography

Update 5-Sep-2012: Sorry for highjacking this question, but as the status of the accepted selected answer has changed (now multiple sorting is implemented with biber/biblatex), and I think it is a ...
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biblatex: Reverse numbering (i.e., count down)

I was wondering if it is possible to get the citation numbers to count down [3] newest item [2] item [1] oldest item in biblatex? I am sorting using either using sorting=none and entering in ...
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Sectioning bibliography by type of refered item

My promoteur has a very unusual requirement: the bibliography needs to be sorted first by specific type of refered item, next by author and by year of publication. I managed to get this custom ...
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Redefining ordering in index

I'm generating an index of Bible references (using the bibleref) package. Bible references are usually not sorted by alphabetical order of book, but rather by order of appearance in the Bible ...
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How to change order of a bibliography style manually (bilingual bibliography)

I've got a bilingual bibliography (Russian and German). I want to sort the entries alphabetically. The Russian entries have to appear alphabetically as well. Unfortunately, since the authors names are ...
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Correct sorting of \index entries containing macros

I use \index in classical way, but also with some macros as content. More precisely, I have some macros like \def\foo{BAR}, and I use then \index{\foo}. Unfortunately, the index is then order by the ...
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biblatex: merge the list of shorthands into the bibliography

Using biblatex, is it possible to merge the list of shorthands into the bibliography? The goal is to have a single alphabetical list of references, regardless of whether they are cited in shorthand ...
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Sort thebibliography by citation order

Can thebibliography be sorted by citation order? Or is there a solution with an inlined bibliography that can be sorted? Not having an additional .bib file would be preferable. My current ...
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How to get sequential references in my paper?

I'm using TeXnicCenter to write my all document and generate my bib file by using JabRef. However I noticed that my references are out of order. It seems the addition order to JabRef file forces the ...
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Is there a possibility to sort a bibliography by language/author/title?

For getting the list of bibliography with biblatex I use this code: ... \printbibheading \printbibliography[keyword=primary,heading=subbibliography,title={Les sources principaux}] ...
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Sort by author in Alpha bibliography

Using the alpha bibliography style, citations are sorted by the citation key. I'd like to use the same style of authors-year citation keys (e.g., [CP92]) but have the bibliography sorted by the first ...
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Dictionary with marginal references

I follow a mathematica course with a lot of definitions. I want to make a list of those definitions. However sometimes terms refer to each other. To make the list more usable to read it would be nice ...
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First author in bibliography in lastname, firstname but subsequent authors as firstname lastname

The Australian Legal Citation Guide v3 states that for a bibliography, the entry for a book should have the first author appear as lastname, firstname and then all subsequent authors appear as ...
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Multibib reverse label or sort order

I'm using multibib. I manually set the order of the bibliography. I would like the order of the numbered items to be reversed. For example, my document has: \nociteX{Foo} \nociteX{Bar} And the ...
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Bibliography style like ieeetr

Are there any bibliography styles that supports both ordering as in ieeetr and author-year (ie. John et al.)?
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How to sort an alphanumeric list

I have been trying to find a package or a method to sort lists of names in an easy manner in TeX/LaTeX. I have tried some of the routines in the xfor package, as well as looked at some of the new ...