274 questions linked to/from How do I update my TeX distribution?
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### tlmgr error: Remote repository is newer than local (2018 < 2020) (Having made a fresh install of Texlive). What's going on?

Following this question, I tried to use lua-ul in a document. I got an error that the package couldn't be found. After some research, I discovered that lua-ul depends on a newer version of LuaTeX than ...
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### Environment \pspicture only works with single slide in beamer? [closed]

I'm trying to use pstricks in beamer, and need to compile it with pdflatex. Weirdly, the code works when I have a single frame (see MWE below) but as soon as I add a second frame (i.e. uncomment line ...
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### Dual copy of tikz packages cause update problem in texlive

I recently updated texlive to 2015 (at least, my texlive mangager shows 2015). I use \pgfversion to check, and it shows 2.10. Then I use texlive manager to update pgf, it looks that it works, I should ...
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### Latest MacTex install will not compile old 'tex' files that used to work? [duplicate]

Now Using MacTeX-2018 Getting this error: ! LaTeX Error: Command \counterwithout already defined. Or name \end... illegal, see p.192 of the manual. Found this solution, on stack ...
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### Formatting issues [duplicate]

With the following code: \RequirePackage[ english, ngerman]{babel} \RequirePackage[ autostyle = true, babel, german = quotes]{csquotes} \RequirePackage[ authordate, ...
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### Error apa.cbx 'Missing \begin{document}. \DeclareDelimAlias[np' [closed]

I read a few other questions, but for this problem, I didn't find a solution. Could you maybe help me? \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage[backend=biber, style=apa, %style=apa, natbib=true, ]{...
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### Updating w32tex

Is there any way to update w32tex? I found that the question on updating TeX distribution has already been posted How do I update my TeX distribution?, but there is no answer regarding w32tex. Thank ...
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### Aberrant capitalization from Biber for Mac Tex Live not reproducible on other OS

I have an article I have been writing with TeX Live on Ubuntu, but a change in circumstances has forced me to finish it on a Mac. Weirdly, the behavior of the bibliography is now very different. It ...
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### how to install Tikz and PGF on WinEdt6.0 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I manually install a package on MiKTeX (Windows) Now I want to use Tikz and PGF， and I referred this instruction How to install a current version of TikZ? However, I ...
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### Why does [alldates=terse] cause an error with biblatex?

I'm using MacTex 2019 as my LaTeX environment. Everything seems to work properly except this thing. For some reason, the minimal example at the bottom gives the following error: main.tex:23: ...
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### Why does the date=terse option to biblatex cause an extra space after the year in bibliography entries?

Compiling my MWE with the date=terse option to biblatex causes an extra space between the last digit in the year and the closing parenthesis. Commenting this option removes the extra space. How do I ...
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### Why is the numbering in this reverse-chron BibTeX listing incorrect?

In 2014 I wrote a CV that used the following template for citations. The idea was to download a publication list from google scholar, "google.bib" and then reverse sort by year and category. Then ...
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### siunitx package crashes document

Attention: I'm sorry to be such a novice with LaTex. I am using my Uni's template for my research paper. I am having to use micrometers a lot, and reading through the forum posts here it seems like I ...