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Make one author's name bold every time it shows up in the bibliography

I'm working on a CV. I'd like to highlight my name in every entry in the bibliography. I've tried simply replacing {myname} with {\bf myname} or {{\bf myname}}, but they fail with various errors, ...
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Make specific author bold using biblatex

I am writing my CV in LaTeX. I am using biblatex and want my name (and only my name) to be bold for every reference. Is there a magic way to do this? A similar question Make one author's name ...
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Biblatex 3.3 name formatting

I would like to create a custom format for citing authors' names in the text, let's call it "newformat". One option I can think of is creating a new bibmacro for names where the parameters are changed ...
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biblatex: Is it possible to patch macros created with \newbibmacro?

This question led to a new feature in a package: xpatch The etoolbox package provides various tools that "are useful to hook into or modify existing code" (etoolbox manual, section 3.4). The most ...
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Abbreviate author's name biblatex

In academic presentations, it can be customary to not write one's full name in citing one of one's own papers. E.g., in a beamer presentation given by John Smith, a citation of a paper written by ...
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How to highlight specific author with asterisk in biblatex

I searched for the answer to my question a lot and I seem to always come very close to it but not quite getting there. Imagine I have an author called "Tarcisio F. Maciel" that I find somewhat special ...
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How to underline name of specific authors in biblatex?

My goal is to underline the name of specific authors in a bibliography processed by biber/biblatex. I can make them in bold following https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/73246/127979 and https://tex....
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bolding author name

I have been using a snipet for making a specific authors name bold in the bibliography (see \newcommand below). It works very well, but it changes the style of the author from the default way (which I ...
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Highlight an author in bibliography using biblatex-gost package

When trying to use the solution for author highlighting from Highlight an author in bibliography using biblatex allowing bibliography style to format it it turned out that it perfectly works with ...
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Biblatex always show a specific author

I am looking for a way to always list one specific author in references with many authors, when the number of authors to show is limited and abbreviated by et al. For example These are the relevant ...
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Biber: Filter bibliography with existing keywords by author name

A bibliography having entries from a specific author only should be created using biber's sourcemap feature. Answer https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/65145/99345 shows how to do it with adding a certain ...
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Customizing citations and the list of publications depending on the author

Say I use a bibliography file in my document, relying on Biblatex and Biber for citation management. Given a citation command such as \cite{A, B, C} (or any other standard Biblatex citation command), ...
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Improve footnotes citation with Biblatex

While using biblatex I want to display the full citations in footnotes, and in the text the following format author (year)^citation number. For now I am using as it is in the MWE. Is there a better ...
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Make specific author bold without xpatch and with biber and hash?

I've read the previous questions on this topic: 1, 2 but I am wondering whether there is an easier solution that does not require xpatch but (maybe) instead uses annotation functionality of recent ...
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Author highlighting with biblatex-apa

I'm trying to implement the author highlighting provided here: Make one author's name bold every time it shows up in the bibliography The solution works fine until i activate the apa style for ...

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