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“Unicode char \u8:‒ not set up for use with LaTeX.” [duplicate]

While trying to compile my latex document, I get the following error: "Unicode char \u8:‒ not set up for use with LaTeX." The line number associated to the error seems meaningless. It points to a ...
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Problem with accents and special characters in document, using Legrand Orange Book template [duplicate]

I am writing a series of documents, that I want to show the best look I can get. In the process, I found an amazing template, that of course I would like to use with those documents. From the very ...
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utf8x vs. utf8 (inputenc)

I normally use \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} for my latex document but on this site i saw a lot of code with \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc}. What are the differences between the 2 options ? Is there one ...
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“inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8” error while trying to write a degree symbol (invisible character)

No matter how I try to do it I always get the following error : ! Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:­ not set up for use with LaTeX. I have tried using ­­­$^{\circ}$, \deg, \textdegree, ...
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Scandinavian letters (ä and ö)

I've been working on my thesis with MikTex, and I've had a problem for some time now. Every Ä and Ö letter is marked a black box of sort or as ?. I've looked around the internet and I know that you ...
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Why is caron treated differently than breve

I'm using biblatex and wanted to add the author Kruzhkov into my Bibliography. As far as I see he is written Kru\u{z}kov Writing him that way leads to an error as here: inputenc Error: Unicode char \...
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Package clash in multilingual report

I m workig on multilingual report. Below code is part of my code (Pls consider it as MWE). In the code below there is package clash error ! LaTeX Error: Option clash for package inputenc. See the ...
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! Package inputenc Error: Unicode char   (U+2009) (thin space)

i get an error when i try to compile my document and it drives me crazy. I have a lot of citations from a bib file, and i always get the Error listed above which (how i understand it) means i have ...
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UTF-8 characters not rendered properly

I have a problem with some of the UTF-8 characters that are in my Tex file. Although I am saving the file in UTF-8 and my text editor (Atom) is displaying all of the characters properly, LaTeX throws ...
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bibtex file exported by Zotero contains bad character

I use biblatex with biber. My bibliography is automatically exported by Zotero. My editor is texmaker on debian. Unfortunately characters are included into the bib file latex is unable to decode. I ...
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Unbelievable error [closed]

I have a very long document. If I add this code Si chiama spazio misurabile ogni coppia $(\Omega ,\mathcal{A})$, dove $\Omega\neq\emptyset$ e $\mathcal{A}$ è una $\sigma$-algebra in $\Omega$­. Gli ...
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Error with utf8 [duplicate]

i have problem. My header look like this: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage[polish,english]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{times} \usepackage{...
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pstricks not working with thesis template

I've been trying to get the pst-optexp package working with the thesis template I have, and it's been a nightmare. I'm using MikTeX with pdflatex compilation, as as previously mentioned in How to use ...
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Nocite like command in biblatex?

I'm trying to have all my references printed on the PDF, the thing is that I only cite 1 of all the entries in the .bib file. And looking at the documentation on biblatex it says I have to use the ...