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Make specific author bold using biblatex without consistent author formatting [duplicate]

A while back I asked this question: Make specific author bold using biblatex Essentially, I want to highlight my name in the publications portion of my CV. I got a good answer from my previous ...
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Make one author's name bold every time it shows up in the bibliography (when there are two author's with the same last name but different first name) [duplicate]

This answer (Make one author's name bold every time it shows up in the bibliography) works fine, but when there are two authors with the same last name and different first names it makes both of ...
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Another question about making the name of an author bold in the bibliography [duplicate]

I'm using biblatex and wish to print a name (which has a "ä" character, say "Därwin") bold every time it shows up in the bibliography. This answer provides a solution that works, provided my tex file ...
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Special format for an author's name in biblatex bibliography [duplicate]

To use bold text format for an author's name in biblatex bibliography I use \textbf{LastName, FirstName, MiddleName} command in bibliography database. I wonder if it is possible to use some special ...
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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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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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How to emphasize some author names using BibTeX?

I would like to create bibliographies that have certain authors highlighted (e.g., bold). There are several solutions along these lines, but they usually assume that it's the same author that's being ...
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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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BibLaTeX: prevent caps for some authors

I'm using this command: \renewcommand*{\mkbibnamefamily}[1]{\textsc{#1}} to print all author names in caps. (if they are quoted in text as well as in the biblography). I'm using biblatex with the ...
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Highlight an author in bibliography using biblatex allowing bibliography style to format it

I am writing my thesis and I want to highlight my name in the publications using the \fullcite{} while keeping the main bibliography untouched (if not possible, the name can also be highlighted there)....
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Independent publication list with numbered list using biblatex and refsection

I would like to add a list of publications to a thesis ordered by the publication date and numbered 1,2,3. Additionally the author of the thesis should be highlighted bold in this list. The approach ...
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How to make author-specific citations with BibTeX?

I'm preparing a document with 100+ references, all sourced from a single .bib file. Many -- but not all -- of the references are articles previously written by me and/or some of my current co-authors. ...
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Citing the initials of one author and the full names of other authors

In some academic circles, such as theoretical physics, during a presentation it is customary for the talking author to cite himself using only his initials, while leaving the remaining author names ...
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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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Biblatex field values and comparisons

I would like to change the behavior of printing author names based on the hash field in biblatex. This mwe should demonstrate what I am having difficulty understanding. MWE: \documentclass{article} \...

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