{urls} is about handling URLs in (La)TeX documents, commonly by using the \url macro provided by the {url} and {hyperref} packages.

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LaTeX/BibTeX do not like a certain URL

I have a Bibtex entry that contains a URL that latex does not like: http://www-nlpir.nist.gov/projects/duc/duc2007/assessor.update_summarization.instructions.pdf I get this error: Missing $ ...
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Passing escaped special characters for use as a URL through macros

From an earlier question on Escaping special characters for use as a URL, using \string to escape the special URL characters in the second example works great: \DefineMyFormatLinkParameters{% ...
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Escaping special characters for use as a URL

If a url contain special characters (~ and #) using it as \href{http://people.brunel.ac.uk/~mastmmg/ssguide/set_work.html#4_32}{people.brunel.ac.uk} works just fine. But, I would like to have macro ...
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How can I have URLs wrapped in angle brackets in bibliographies

How can I create a BibTeX entry for a URL that generates, e.g., some author, 2015, URL:<http://foo.com> My problem is that using "Misc" or "Other" do not generate the angle brackets (around ...
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Break URL in figure caption [duplicate]

I'm trying to break a url that is part of the figure's caption. I used \burl but didn't work. What can I do? This is my main code: \documentclass[11 pt, letterpaper, oneside, openright]{book} ...
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Seeking bibliography style similar to abbrv which supports URLs

Which \bibliographystyle can I use which will produce output similar to abbrv but recognize newer fields such as editor in an @ONLINE entry and url in any type of entry? I am making use the url ...
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Forcing linebreaks in \url does not work with biblatex and menukeys

This question is related to “Forcing linebreaks in \url”. One of its answer is to pass the hyphens option to the url package: \PassOptionsToPackage{hyphens}{url} \usepackage{hyperref} As I have my ...
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My URL underlining is ugly

I'm trying to put some underlined hyperlinks in my CV. And I can put them and they look nice: But there's this one word that I need to use and that looks ugly: And when I use this word it makes ...
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How to label url in latex?

I am trying to include an url with a label so something like that: GOOGLE I am writing this \hypperef[mylabel]{myurl} or this \url[mylabel]{myurl} and compiler gives me an error what am I doing ...
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URL ist to long change /href sytle

my url's are to long. I want to trim them. I used /url{long url}. I found the /href{long url}{Description}, but the href looks different (no monospace font). How can i adapt the /url style to the ...
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Showing url on footnote

Sometimes, I want to display all \href content on my document, so I defined: \ifdefined\isprintable \usepackage{manyfoot} \DeclareNewFootnote{URL}[roman] ...
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Making a list of websites

How do you add a website without giving an error? \begin{align*} 1 &=\text{Google http://www.google.com}\\ 2 &= \text{MSN http://www.bing.com}\\ \end{align*}
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Underline long url and linebreak

I have a long url which I want to appear blue and underlined. Furthermore it must linebreak if the url is to long for a single line. \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} ...
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Hack of .bst to add urldate in @misc in BibTex with natbib

Trying to add urldate to my bst-file. I have the entry as: ENTRY { address ... url urldate ... year } With the two functions defining url and urldate: FUNCTION ...
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Underfull \hbox in the bibliography (badness 1824) in lines 114--114

I'm using Sharelatex and got the overfull \hbox command referring to my bibliography. The line referred to is: "\bibstyle{numeric}" \sloppy \nocite{*} \printbibliography \bibstyle{numeric} ...
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Url in reference clickable but with link truncated [duplicate]

I have a problem with a references using BibTeX and IEEEbib. In my bibliography file (in the subfolder bib) there is this a reference with howpublished that produce this output: ...
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url in hyperref with local destination? [closed]

Using the hyperrefpackage in the xelatexenvironment, the external url="..." generated lead to a local address. With doi="..." it's not a problem at all. Any ideas how to solve this? ...
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What BibTeX style generates inline refs like [1] AND displays URL in the references list?

All the styles I tested either: Display [Author (Year)] inline, and with URL in the ref list; or Display [1] inline, but no URL in the ref list. Is there a style that displayes [1] inline AND ...
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Problem with URLs in bibtex file when using new Thesis class/template [closed]

I am using a thesis template for my thesis write up using Lyx interface. For my bibliography, I use JabRef manager to produce .bib file. It works fine except for the entries which have URL values, ...
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how to reduce a gap between words in a title of bibliography and a dot over the bibliography numbering

I am writing a scientific paper using IEEE journal Latex template \documentclass{IEEEtran} \usepackage{comment} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{float} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{ulem} ...
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Line-breaking unformatted URLs that contain no hyphens

Minimal example: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} https://path.to.really.long/url/that/contains/no/dashes/but/instead/a/whole/lot/of/forward/slashes/which/makes/it/exceed/the/page/width ...
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What is the keyboard shortcut for inserting URLs in LyX?

I've looked through the keyboard shortcut documentation, and none of it shows an easy way to create a URL inset in LyX. I know that one can theoretically add a function in preferences, but every time ...
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Unwanted behavior of Chinese punctuation mark getting incorporated into the URL right before it

Minimal working example: % !TeX program = XeLaTeX \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{xeCJK} \setCJKmainfont{標楷體} \begin{document} 網址:http://www.google.com/。 \end{document} When I open the ...
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No bibtex style file for clickable links without displaying the url explicitly?

Having the same problem as bibtex - how to have a web link without the url (ideally to have a link on the number), I am wondering: Is there really no freely accessible bibtex style (so as I do not ...
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URL hyphenation

I need to hyphenate an URL —I'm the using \url{ } command)—. I've found that one solution is to add the hyphen option to the url package. I've added it but the compilation doesn't work. I get the ...
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Links is it possible to show alternate text when the pdf is printed?

I want to have an electronic pdf version that says: See the game Guillotine (video). But in the printed version it should just say: See the game Guillotine. Is this type of behavior ...
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Special character in \url

I am stuck with a problem of a url to some website I try to put a link to. The URL is: http://pl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prawo_Lewisa-Mogridge’a and Latex have an issue with the ’ symbol. I put it the ...
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Bibtex entry without author starts with : when using lncs bibliography style

I have a reference without an author: @misc{abcd, title = {{The abcd Project}}, howpublished = "\url{http://abcd.org/}", note = "[Online; accessed 21-January-2015]" } In lncs format, the ...
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How to show URLs in a bibliography as (hyperlinked) stubs?

\label{References} \renewcommand{\bibname}{References} \lhead{\emph{References}} \bibliographystyle{abbrvnat} \bibliography{Bibliography} I want to have all urls in my references list to be ...
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Break a URL before dots for BibLaTeX entries

I'm using BibLaTeX to generate the bibliography. Some of the entries contain very long URLs that need to be broken into two or more lines. The output I'm receiving is something like "Amazing ...
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Long url is not wrapped [duplicate]

In my report I have a long url in my bibliography section. it is not formatted as the other references. I followed this and this articles for that. But I cannot solve my issue. I am using LyX This is ...
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How do I ensure that linebreaks in URLs occur at the right position? [closed]

I am writing my survey report using LyX. In my bibliography section, there is unusual behavior in my pdf. One reference breaks the margin. This is the issue You can see that one line is out of ...
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Is it possible to redefine \url in such a way that it works without or with http

This question is related to the question How to avoid the "http:" part in hyperref's \url? and the solutions http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/139934/39306 and ...
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XeLaTeX and MiKTeX url package problems [duplicate]

I have experienced this problem every single time I have tried to compile using XeLaTeX with MiKTeX 2.9 on my windows 7 64-bit machine. I haven't been able to find a solution to my problem anywhere so ...
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suppressing URLs in footnotes but not bibliography

I am using Biber and the verbose IBID style setting to generate my footnotes. Here is my bibliography settings \usepackage[citestyle=verbose-ibid, bibstyle=authoryear, backend=biber, ...
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LyX, classicthesis, Mendeley: Citing a web page

I use Mendeley to organize my Literature and to build the .bib file. I also use LyX and the classicthesis template to write my Master's Thesis. Now I want to reference a web page. Using apalike as ...
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How to produce bibliography hyperlinking journal title with url?

BibTeX exported from scientific journals usually have all the informations you need to cite them; one of them is the url. For saving space i would prefer to hyperlink the name of the journal rather ...
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Dollar sign (\$) dysfunctional in hyperref's \url{}

When escaping the dollar sign inside a \url{} command, as shown in my MWE, the following is displayed. (Below is what I am expecting). \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Spaces are not formatted correctly in url paths when using sphinx package and reStructuredText

I have a problem similar to the one in: Obey spaces with URL package (path command). The obeyspaces option is not working within the pgfplots table column. However, my problem is slightly different ...
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Why hyperref's \url may be used in preamble within a macro but not within a box?

The following MWE, where a macro involving hyperref's \url is defined in the preamble, works like a charm: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} % ...
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% sign into URL in a footnote

Further to Caramdir's (User 3872) 2011 question; I have a similar MWE as in that question, hence: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{url} ...
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Add some vertical text on the margin of document?

I like to put url in the left/right margin and align it vertically like arXiv (see figure below). Here is a MWE: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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Is it possible to make a reference clickable without showing its DOI or URL field?

I'm using biblatex with the following options \usepackage[backend=biber,style=numeric-comp,sorting=none,% isbn=false,url=false,doi=false,firstinits=true]{biblatex} Thus, my bibliography ...
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Open reference to long directories paths

I am trying to link to a directory while being in a tabular environment. The path of the directory usually is pretty long and should linebreak at the boarders of the table. Additionally it would be ...
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hyperref URL using BibTeX

I am trying to hyperrefan URL using class scrartcl, Bibtex, package natbib and bibliography style authordate1. The paper is characterised as @article in the .bibfile and as the URL entry is not used ...
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Test the hyperlinks of a pdf document [closed]

Is there any way to test the hyperlinks of a pdf file ? Suppose I have a pdf file containing a large number of hyperlinks, can I test automatically the response I will have when following those links ...
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Changing URL colors in headline / footline of beamer template

Problem: I need to have URLs via \href{}{} be colored in blue text in the presentation. However, using \hypersetup{colorlinks=true,linkcolor = blue} changes the text in the section, subsection text ...
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How to modify Bibtex URL tags in Latex?

I want to cut the URL tags defined in a Bibtex file. For example I want to crop the prefix "mailto:" so that it won't be shown. But the hyperlink still has to contain it. The following command does ...
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How to get \url{} and \href{} displayed identically [duplicate]

I would like the output of \url{} and \href{} displayed identically. I have changed the color for both to be blue, but it appears as if a different for is being used as well: Code: ...
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ConTeXt: Macro within macro for URLs

Background Would like to define a base URL that can be reused by other macros. Problem Using the \goto macro requires a fully expanded URL. Minimum Working Example Here's code that illustrates ...