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Different bibliographies for each chapter with shared references

I tried to go through already posted solutions but I was not able to find one working for my case. I am compiling a ph.d. thesis with one main file, by including chapters. The format is the following ...
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Multi-line alignment : two pictures on the first line, third picture on the second line in a square fashion

I have three picture to show, in three different aspect ratios, and I'd like to align them so that the two first have the same height on the first line and the third has the width of the two first, so ...
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Started using Latex [on hold]

I've installed Miktex 2.9 and Texmaker 4.4 to be used as editor. I can write equations. I'm just practicing with it; I want to draw sine wave, vector diagram for some electrical circuit analysis, ...
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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 ...
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Texmaker file does not quick build, only hangs

I've been using Texmaker for quite some time now with no issues. I'm currently trying to get an old file which uses an old (custom) package to compile. Call them oldfile.tex and oldpackage.sty, ...
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texmaker bullet in .eps figure equation shows infinity symbol

I am using Texmaker on windows 7 and I'm trying to include a .eps figure which has bullet symbol in it, and for some reason, Texmaker shows an infinity sign instead. I've checked my .eps file, and it ...
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I can't get rid of the “Misplaced alignment tab character &.” error with jurabib in texmaker [on hold]

When i was adding something to my bib file i made an honest mistake and wrote publisher = {International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management}, This lead to the "Misplaced ...
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TeXmaker compiling problems (Windows 7)

Good Morning, So i have been working with TeXmaker/Miktex in Windows 7 plataform for a while now, recently i updated TeXmaker 4.4.1 and then is when all the problems began. So the problems are: When ...
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synctex stopped working after I used external pdf viewer

I am using TexMaker and synctex was working fine until I used the external pdf viewer option for a few hours. I did not worry about it but when I went back to the embedded viewer synctex was still no ...
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How to change texmaker's theme?

I downloaded texmaker and I would like to change the theme, because it hurt my eyes. From a previous question I found this theme: [formats] version=1.0 data\normal\priority=-1 data\normal\bold=false ...
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Texmaker: how to auto-complete any environment?

Is there a way to get Texmaker to auto-complete any environment? I would like it to insert an \end{...} line for every \begin{...} line I write, regardless of the particular environment I opened. It ...
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PdfLaTeX in Texmaker doesn’t work: “Could not start the command”

I have a problem with LaTeX. I have installed MiKTeX 2.9 and Texmaker, and when I try to compile a .tex file in Texmaker, I get the error Could not start the command When I try to build it from the ...
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Can one define which structures are appearing in the pdf's toolbar using hyperref?

I am working on a maths document and I use (amongst others) \usepackage[bookmarks]{hyperref}<br> \usepackage{amsthm} I have basically two questions: 1) When I use texmaker, its internal pdf ...
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Texmaker and utf8

I recently switched from a Mac mini to a Macbook. Now, for some reason my document will only compile using \usepackage[applemac]{inputenc} but not with \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} or ...
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How to use the fontspec package in a LaTeX document?

I'm trying to make a simple document which uses the fontspec package in Tex Maker 4.4.1 with LuaLaTeX engine. Code I'm using \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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MikTeX package manager not installing BibTeX

I am new to LaTeX and I have installed MikTex distribution and I am using Texmaker. When I compile the simple code shown below I get an error: %_________________Preamble ...
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Auto-complete feature for Texmaker citations

I have Texmaker 4.1.1 and autocomplete feature for citations doesn't work in it. I have my .bib file in the correct directory (the same as my .tex file), use biblatex, have added the command ...
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Texmaker: No code completion when citing more than one reference

Texmaker 4.4.1 on Mac OS 10.10.3 See the following MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[noadjust]{cite} \usepackage{filecontents} \begin{filecontents*}{test.bib} @MISC{test1, title = {Reference ...
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Texmaker and MacTex are unable to compile Index, Nomenclature and Biber

On Mac (Maverick) with MacTex (up-to-date), I can compile the following (A) MWE using the Engine (B) for Texshop, however not using the (C) custom command for Texmaker. I searched for two days and ...
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Texmaker-log file not found

I encountered a problem when trying to run pdfLaTeX using Texmaker: I get log file not found for the test "hello world" script. I tried reinstalling MikTeX and Texmaker, but still get the same ...
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PDFLaTeX Undefined control sequence documentclass ^^@

I've just started playing with texmaker today and I can't get a .tex file to compile, even for a simple helloworld file. Upon running the pdflatex command, I get a log file where the first error is: ...
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“Log file not found” error for new files

I use Texmaker 4.1 under Ubuntu 14.04. Recently I have to reinstall all LaTeX distributions (LaTeX itself, TeXmaker, additional packages). There are no problems to compile a file that was previously ...
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Compile list of nomenclature and list of acronyms

I'm trying to print out a list with acronyms and another list with nomenclature. The list with Nomenclature prints without problem but I can't see the list with acronyms.I'm compiling with ...
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Texmaker portable with Miktex portable

I am trying to setup texmaker portable to work with Miktex portable. I found instructions here: http://jimstitzel.com/2010/01/configuring-texmaker-usb-with-miktex-portable/. Updating of Miktex ...
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changing u. a. of German to et. al

I am using Texmaker under linux. My citations are like [author,year] which is as I want and I am using \bibliographystyle{dinat} and \usepackage[square]{natbib}. But I want to change [author u. a., ...
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How to build .tex by texmaker? [duplicate]

I am using windows 8 and texmaker 4.4.1 I downloaded a template from LaTeX_Templates_Resume Then I open the cv_13.tex and use QuickBuild, then I received the following comments: Error : could not ...
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Shell-escape in Texmaker

This is a frequently asked question but none I have seen actually helped me. My problem is that I installed gnuplot 5 and I have not been able to make it work in the TeXWorks. The figure I have been ...
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How to check misspelled words using Texmaker?

I am trying to use the "Check spelling and grammar" feature provided by Texmaker. When I run it instead of getting the misspelled words I get a ton of weird symbols that look something like this: I ...
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why all the bibliography files are not showing in the pdf?

I have 10 references and im using TeXmaker but only 6 are showing after compiling it.Here is my tex file \documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{report} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{url} ...
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Programming TeXMaker: adding commands

I'd like to know whether there is a reference language for writing commands in TeXMaker (I'm using v 4.4.1 for MacOSX, btw). My current problem is emulating the Emacs command LaTeX-close-environment ...
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BibTex not working in Texmaker 3.5.2

I have the following tex-code where I tried using bibtex: \documentclass[preprint,3p,twocolumn,authoryear]{elsarticle} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{cite} ...
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tikzexternalize in TeXMaker doesn't work

I'm having some troubles while compiling my thesis with the tikz externalize feature in Texmaker. I created the user command: "D:/laTex/texlive2014/bin/win32/pdflatex.exe" -synctex=1 ...
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MakeIndex in TexMaker with auxiliary files in subfolder

I have the TexMaker option to put output in a "build" subfolder checked. So I have my idx file in the folder "build". When I run MakeIndex I get Input index file book.idx not found. Usage: makeindex ...
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Is it possible to display code twice on the screen in TeXMaker?

I want to make some large reordering of my text, wich means a lot of copy/paste work between distant chapters. I was wondering if it is possible to make TexMaker display the source viewer twice on my ...
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Auto citation in TeXmaker

My problem is similar to TeXmaker citation But as the above thread is closed so I am putting it as new question. In my TeXmaker, the auto-completion works fine except for the citations which are to ...
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Is it possible to add more compile buttons in the tools toolbar in texmaker?

Hi I've just started using texmaker version 4.41 on Windows 8. I'm used to Kile on Ubuntu and have been told that Texmaker is the most similar editor to kile which is available to windows. In Kile I ...
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TexStudio and TexMaker crash due to SIGSEGV

Suddenly my TexStudio installation keeps crashing 'due to SIGSEGV'. It happens as soon as I try and make a new document from a template, or on the second run and compile. Curiously, the first run and ...
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Encoding for a .tex file created under Mac and opened under Windows

When I open a .tex file with Texmaker under Win8.1, that was created on a Mac using TexShop, I get the following error: It seems that this file cannot be correctly decoded with the default ...
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How do I get this matrix?

How do I get the above matrix in LaTeX using Texmaker? P.S. I need the matrix as an equation. I couldn't get using the general specifications of LaTeX.
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Error when manually creating a bibliography on a mac

I tried to use the following structure: \usepackage[backend=bibtex,style=numeric]{biblatex} \begin{document} ... \cite{123}... \begin{thebibliography}{99} \bibitem{123} A. B. C, Test. ...
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Problem when setting bibliography, thesis not showing now

my problem is when setting the bibliography in texmaker everything was going of until bibtex found an & character in one of the fields it complain about that so I deleted but it start using the ...
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HOW can I make header only on the first page? [duplicate]

I have this preamble \usepackage{graphicx} \graphicspath{ {LaTeX/} } \fancyhead[C]{\includegraphics[scale=0.2]{Logo}} \fancyfoot[L]{} \fancyfoot[C]{} \fancyfoot[R]{\thepage} The Logo is also ...
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How to export LaTeX to OpenDocument using htlatex? (Windows XP + MikTeX 2.9 + TexMaker 4.4.1)

I am trying to output a LaTeX document to the OpenDocument format (.odt) using TexMaker's "Export using TeX4ht" tool. However, I am unable to produce any output document, although the command line ...
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Backup of user-defined entries of autocompletion in Texmaker?

Where does Texmaker store the user-defined entries for the autocompletion feature? I'd like to back up (as well as export) my own entries...
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stay on page with internal viewer of texmaker

I am using Tex Live Version 2014 and Texmaker Version 4.1. My latex document is a collection of other latexfiles, like this: \begin{document} \input{content/title} \input{content/abstract} ...
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No references appear on template

I am using the following template found here. I want to use natbib (or BibTeX, which ever is most convenient) to run my references using nocite{*}. It gives me an error message: Package etoolbox ...
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How to best use and compile multiple .tex files as part of same final document?

I have a large document which currently is comprised of a variety of .tex files. The mainfile.tex looks something like: %lots of total formatting stuff \include{Body/chapter1} ...
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Texmaker and TeXnicCenter.

What are relative merits of these two Latex editors: TeXnicCenter and Texmaker? What are their shortcomings to prefer one over other? Inspired by this SO question.
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PdfLaTeX in Texmaker doesn’t work: “Could not start the command” and “log file not found”

After I upgraded from Texmaker 3.3.4. to 4.4.1, the software doesn't compile like it used to. I can still compile in the terminal using pdflatex -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode «filename».tex ...
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Is there a way to have changes automatically colorized in TexMaker?

I am working on a long document. Those reviewing it only want to read the changes, not the entire (multi-hundred page) document over again whenever I make edits. It would be much easier if I didn't ...