I got this error while trying to run the latex command:

! Undefined control sequence.
l.10 \newblock Available from: \url

Why is it an undefined control sequence?

closed as too localized by egreg, Ian Thompson, Werner, Mensch, yo' Dec 4 '12 at 23:37

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    Does \usepackage{url} help? – Heiko Oberdiek Dec 4 '12 at 22:51
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    The undefined control sequence is the last token shown in the error line, in this case \url. – egreg Dec 4 '12 at 23:00
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    I had the same error and searching for my error message resulted in this page as a first hit so this question is indeed relevant, please remove the "closed as too localized" badge. – Gergely Jan 26 '15 at 15:48
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    The first comment "\usepackage{url}" resolved this problem. – roscoe_casita Mar 9 '15 at 22:58
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    Is this really too localized? I had the same error. – hoju Dec 18 '15 at 9:33

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