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Remove author first name from citations [duplicate]

I'm currently writing my PhD thesis in sharelatex and have come across an issue with my citations. I cannot figure out how to remove the first name of the authors from the citations. \usepackage[...
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Remove name disambiguation from biber [duplicate]

I have the problem shown here Using biber, sometimes I get citation like "Markus J (2016)" and sometimes "Markus JG (2015)". The two are the same author, but in the .bib file sometimes there is just ...
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Cite authors with same last but different first names [duplicate]

I want to cite the following Paper: http://cjp.sagepub.com/content/20/3/310.abstract Authors are: Carter, David L Carter, Jeremy G How can I get LaTex to cite Carter and Carter 2009 instead of D.l. ...
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biblatex: omit initials, display only lastname when citing single author [duplicate]

I'm using biblatex with biber and want the following format for citing literature: Lastname, Title This is exactly what I get for Fielding.2000 (see below). My problem is that Mitchell.1997 is cited ...
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Brothers as authors - Biblatex does not format correctly [duplicate]

so for my academic paper I have one book to cite from which is written by brothers (P. Hüwe & S. Hüwe). The citation style my university wants is for to authors to be diveded by a slash: (Hüwe/...
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getting rid of initials in Biblatex [duplicate]

Since some update biblatex inserts initials into the main text when there are two authors with the same last name. This also happens for "Carl J. Pollard" vs. "Carl Pollard". Is there a switch to ...
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(Weird) Author first name become author second name and incorrect [duplicate]

I found it a bit weird, where author second name appear in indirect cite. Incorrect, when added in This is correct, but adding this will make second name appear all J. Hollandet al. (1998) @article{...
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biblatex citation includes given name, how can I get rid of it? [duplicate]

I have following literature in my .bib file: @inproceedings{lang2017earth, title={Earth observation for humanitarian assistance}, author={Lang, Stefan and Schoepfer, Elisabeth and Zeil, Peter and ...
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Biber prints first letter of prename [duplicate]

I use biber for citations as follows: \usepackage[ backend=biber, style=authoryear, natbib=true, url=false, doi=false, eprint=false, maxbibnames=99 ]{biblatex} \...
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Citation adding a random full stop? Lyx & Bibtex [duplicate]

To preface I am a complete beginner using lyx to finish my thesis so please be patient with me. I am using bibtex to place my references and then connecting this to my lyx file. Take for example the ...
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Cite paper with 2 authors with the same surname as “Surname and Surname”, not “A. Surname and B. Surname” [duplicate]

I am writing a document where I need to cite a paper by two authors who share a surname (they are, in fact, married). Biblatex is currently introducing their initials in the citation, but astronomy ...
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Stop full name of second author when using \cite{} [duplicate]

I am trying to cite an article with two authors. The maximum amount of names to two: \usepackage[backend=biber, style=authoryear, maxcitenames=2, sorting=nyt, maxbibnames =99, hyperref=true, ...
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First name appears in text-citations at specific circumstances [duplicate]

Now, I stuck at a specific trouble and would like to ask you about this. I am using Biblatex and Biber for citations and generate citations in the text via \cite{} or \citep{}. This works perfectly, ...
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How not to get first names (neither full nor abbreviations) in in-text citations? [duplicate]

I need to conform my citations with the format my lecturer wants. I was told to never have the first names in an in-text citation. In case there are several authors with the same last name, they ...
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Biblatex doesn't always operate the bib-options correctly [duplicate]

Most of my citations are printed correctly (as I wished) in the pdf Version. But for 2 out of 60 citations, the initials of the first author are also printed. So, intead of Sun et al. 2000, I get Y. ...

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