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Download and installation of LaTex for Linux Ubuntu [duplicate]

I'm using Ubuntu and I want to download and install LaTeX, what should I choose and where can I find it? Thanks.
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How do I finish installing Tex Live, on Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I tried to install Tex Live on Ubuntu, but I'm stuck. I installed the "install-tl" folder on to my computer and I ran "perl install-tl" on the terminal in the correct directory and ...
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How to install current, stable version of TeX (2016/2017?) on Ubuntu 16.04? [duplicate]

Background: I was working on a LaTeX document but getting errors about 'newtxtext.sty' and 'newtxmath.sty'(similar to what's described here, although that solution didn't work) That led me down the ...
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Installation of TeXLive 2014/2015 on Linux? [duplicate]

I have TeXLive 2013 on my Linux Mint Cinnamon 17. Is there any possibility to get TeXLive 2014/2015? Because I need usepackages like "tcolorbox", which aren't in TeXLive 2013 Version. Kind regards!
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Trouble with pgfplots and ubuntu [duplicate]

Using writelatex (because I was at work where I had to use a windows machine which did not have a working Latex setup) I was able to produce some relatively nice-looking graphics using pgfplots. My ...
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How can I get TeXLive 2014 on Debian wheezy (stable)? [duplicate]

Debian wheezy's (stable) repositories only have TeX Live 2012 -- what is best practice for getting TeX Live 2014?
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Installed .sty with tlmgr but latex can't find it [duplicate]

I have installed Tex live 2013 Version 3.1415926 and I want to install the package mdframed. My first try was to enter in the terminal tlmgr install mdframed but the terminal responded to me that I ...
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How to install TexLive 2012 in an unofficial distro based on ubuntu 12.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install “vanilla” TeXLive on Debian or Ubuntu? I'm want to install an unofficial distro based on ubuntu 12.04, for old PC's
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Multiple LaTeX installations [duplicate]

The first time I installed LaTeX was in /usr/share/texmf-texlive (~600MB). Yesterday I installed TeX Live from apt-get, I simply don't know where it has been installed (~1GB). Today I installed Tex ...
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How do I manually install the necessary packages to get TeXmaker to work? And in which directory do I put them? [duplicate]

I use Ubuntu 12.04 and I'm just getting started with TeXmaker. However, I need to get the library/package (what's the difference anyway?) for it to work and I'm having trouble with finding it in the ...
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Installation of TeX Live did not solve a missing package problem [duplicate]

I'm writing this after literally half a day of trying. Ever since I installed Ubuntu (couple of weeks ago) and up until now, I've been using TeXstudio 2.6.6 for writing latex documents. I didn't have ...
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How to install pgfplots in Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS? [duplicate]

How to install pgfplots in Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS from Terminal? I have the following: a@a-Compaq-Presario-C700-Notebook-PC:~$ pdflatex --version pdfTeX 3.1415926-1.40.10-2.2 (TeX Live 2009/Debian) ...
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Two apalike.bst file in unix texlive distribution: One in ./local/texlive/2016.. and other in ./share/texlive/ [duplicate]

In trying to force the author name to be in capital letters in citation while keeping normal letters in the reference list. In this thread there is an answer that suggests small changes in the file ...
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Errors after TeX Live 2012 update on Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

I wanted to use mdframed package but I was getting the error package not found. I followed the advice here to update to Text Live 2011. However, I figured out there is Tex Live 2012 and therefore ...
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Arch linux 2022: TikZ sets color to default in XeLaTeX but not in pdfLaTeX or LuaLaTeX (Is it a bug?) [duplicate]

Old Post: (See solution below) See the below example: \documentclass[xcolor=table,leqno,aspectratio=169]{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{calc} \newcommand\tikzmark[2][]{\begin{tikzpicture}[...
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