Questions tagged [acro]

The acro pack­age en­ables the au­thor to cre­ate acronyms in a sim­ple way, and pro­vides means to add them to dif­fer­ent ‘classes’ of acronyms. Lists can be cre­ated of sep­a­rate acronym classes.

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Trouble with acronyms first used in longtable

I am using the acro package. I use some acronyms several times in a longtable and I have them defined with \acs. The thing is that, when those acronyms appear in the text for the first time, the short ...
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Why do acronyms made with the acro package not appear correctly when they are first called in table captions? [duplicate]

I am using the acro package to handle the acronyms in my text. When using the \ac{} command to call up an acronym for the first time, it is expected that the acronym will be printed in "long form ...
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acro package: move translation to the next line with long table

I have a similar problem like described here: acro: move translation to the next line for selected acronyms only I want the entry type "foreign" in the next line but with the pre-defined ...
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Latex: acro prints abbreviations list out of order when special characters are involved

I am using the acro package in Latex, and would like my list of abbreviations to print alphabetically (the default usage of \printacronyms). However, one of my abbreviations is in italics, and acro ...
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Error handling of "Acronym not defined" in acro package

I have long document (900+ pages) with 500+ acronym references. I use acro package I am happy with... until it has to handle errors. Once acro finds an acronym he's not aware of (often mispelled), it ...
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Sub entry in index with acro/imakeidx

I am missing something on how to enter a sub-entry in the index generated by acro/imakeidx. assetclass not understood as a sub-entry of asset. \documentclass{book} \usepackage{acro} \usepackage{...
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slow compilations with acro package?

I am using the acro package. It includes an interesting foreign key feature that fits my needs. I \input{myacronyms.tex}, with myacronyms.tex contains circa 450 acronyms as described below. \...
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Acro: How to override what page is mentioned in the list of abbreviations?

I am using the Acro v3.5 package for my LaTeX file to create a list of abbreviations at the beginning of my document. In this list, I include the first occurrence of every abbreviation (with included ...
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Acro package update errors

I have been using texlive 2019 with acro Version 2.9, when I upgrade the latex distribution to 2021 with acro V3.5, I got too many errors, it is a 300 pages docment, how to solve the errors without ...
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How can I make my source adapt to changes in the names of commands in different versions of a package?

I am trying to compile a document on two systems (one is Overleaf) and they appear to have differences in their texlive installation, specifically in the version of the acro package. On one system, I ...
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List of Acronyms: A dotted line between the the abbreviated form and the full form [duplicate]

i am using the acro package for the acronyms and the \printacronyms command to get the list of the acronyms. What i wanted to have is a list in the following style: short abbreviated form ................
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Error trying to use acro v3.5 [closed]

As soon as I use acro version 3.5 I get an error in the acro.sty file saying that acro.sty (line 57) Undefined control sequence. (\hook_gput_code:nnn ...) My LaTeX code start as follows: \...
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Package "acro": Displaying umlaut in PDF bookmark for acronyms list

MWE: % !TeX program = xelatex \documentclass[ngerman,]{scrreprt} \usepackage{babel} \usepackage{acro} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \printacronyms \end{document} The PDF ...
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How to set the width of the pages column in printacronyms of acro package

I am using the acro package to manage my abbreviations and other symbols. Thus I have defined a class for these acronyms and would like to a list for each class in the style of the list of figures. ...
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How to use Acro with English and another RTL language

I would like to use Persian or Hebrew and English in Acro package, but it doesn't work simply, and for the list of acronyms, I want it to fit within the same line. %!TEX program = xelatex \...
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Same acronyms for different words with acro package

I have different words with same acronym (FE finite element/ferroelectric). I've found two similar discussions, though none of them were using acro package. I was wondering is it possible to do it ...
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Hyperref does not work with acro package

I got the following error: !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ! ! keyvalue error: "option-unknown" ! ! Unknown option 'make-links' for package . ! ! See the keyvalue ...
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the correct order Acronyms

Hey how can I get the correct order of the Acronyms in the same order in the Dokument \input{Acronyms}. Obviously he does automatic sorting
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acro 3.3 format listing

This is my first entry, please excuse if I can not explain my problem perfectly in the first go, but here is my issue: I use the acro package in version 3.3, which is important to mention, as I can ...
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Why is my list of abbreviations not in alphabetical order?

I am using the acro package to generate a list of abbreviations for acronyms used in my thesis. Specifically, the \printacronyms command in the acro package prints the list. I am also using the ...
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Warning: Unknown option `hyperref' I dont' know the option `hyperref'

Package acro Warning: Unknown option hyperref' I dont' know the option hyperref'. Please make sure there is no typo. Check the manual for help. Hello! The same error come for "only-used". ...
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acro package only printing long forms (if forced, can print short forms)

Hello dear Stackexchangers, I'm a little stupefied by following problem. I'm using the acro package. When I call the acronyms with "\ac", it only prints the long forms. I have prepared a MWE:...
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Why does short-format apply to indefinite articles and how to avoid that?

I would like to use the acro package's short-format property to print an acronym's short form using small caps. Unfortunately, when I use the acronym's \iac command, the indefinite article is also ...
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List of abbreviations using Acro + Hyperref package

I want to get a list of abbreviations where the acronyms have a hyperlink to the list. As far as I understood, the acro package should work with hyperref and do what I want. Unfortunately, my example ...
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\acfi - an italic full definition in the acro package

I noticed that the \acfi{LSTM} macro, which I know from the acronym package, is, however, not available in the acro package. It styles the full definition italic like: long short-term memory (LSTM) ...
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acro prints singular and plural

I defined an acronym like this: \DeclareAcronym{LSTM}{ short = LSTM , long = long short-term memory, long-plural = long short-term memories } The problem: using \acp{LSTM} ...
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acro: move translation to the next line for selected acronyms only

Adopting one example from the acro package's manual (p. 38, version 2.10c), \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[ngerman,...
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ACRO package list same style as table of contents

I'm having trouble using the ACRO package. In particular with the styling of the printacronyms list. I want the list to have the same style as the table of contents. Compare the following two pictures:...
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Acro list style based on package version

According to 1 with version 3 of acro there were changes in the definition of list styles. I'm looking for a solution that allows different definitions depending on the version of the acro package (...
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Missing number error with acro after updating and installing packages

I recently updated l3kernel and other packages and installed biblatex-chem and libertinust1math. I am now getting an error with the acro package. Specifically, I am trying to use \emph{\Iac{NFA}} and ...
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Different styles for different input files for acro package

I am writing a document with acro package for list of acronyms and nomenclatures. I have abbreviations defined in file Abbrev.tex and nomenclatures defined in file Nomen.tex. I import these files ...
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Acronyms in a table environment are not shown in the list of acronyms

I'm having a problem with the Acronyms' list. The acronyms mentioned in a table are not printed in the list of acronyms. I'm using the acro package and calling the acronyms with \acs because I only ...
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How to migrate/upgrade your acronyms from acro v2 to acro v3? (2019 to 2020)

The acro package has recently been upgraded to v3 (doc) – e.g. TexLive 2019 still includes acro v2, TexLive 2020 includes acro v3, which is a complete rewrite with many new features. The question I'd ...
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'\DeclareAcroListStyle' has been removed

When I compile the following, once working MWE I do now get the error ! Package acro Error: The command \DeclareAcroListStyle has been removed. Seems as if the package acro has been updated, however ...
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Compile error using bibunits and acro packages

So, I'm hitting a weird compile error (xelatex) when using the acro package with bibunits. Here is a minimum working example: \documentclass{report} ...
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Why does acronyms list of acro overflow hbox (horizontal page overflow)?

I have a file similar to this one (simplified version): % !TeX program = lualatex % !TeX encoding = UTF-8 % !TeX spellcheck = de_DE \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,titlepage,numbers=noenddot,oneside]{...
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Having colorful acronyms always along the whole document

I am using the package acro and I store all the definition in a file: \usepackage{acro} \input{./acronyms.tex} It works perfectly using \ac{bla}. Now, I would like to have always colorful acronyms ...
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Error while using "acro" package for abbreviations

When I tried using acro for generating abbreviations and nomenclature, I got the following errors and warnings. I also attached the code below for your reference. I use MiKTeX Console 2.9.7429 and ...
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Math acronym using acro package

I am using "acro" package for defining acronyms. I displayed the list of notations I used in my document and below is my code: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{acro,times} \acsetup{first-style=...
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Best practice to deal with need for "the" only for expanded acronym

LaTeX's acronym packages are very, very handy. However, there is a writing requirement that it doesn't seem to get around. First, I'd like to establish what I find useful about acronym packages, ...
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extra space in acronyms on document

I'm working with some acronyms and when I compile every acronym has extra space, for example with this abbreviation, Higher Education ( HE) and not Higher Education (HE). Even after the first time is ...
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Changing standard \ac Acro package behavior when in section, subsection and subsubsections to default to \acl*

I want to change how the acro package behaves when used in section headers to default to the long form of the acronym and ignore the use of the acronym, equivalent to \acl*{GPS}. I want to do this by ...
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acro package across two types of languages

I just use the acro package to typeset my thesis in Chinese, with the following example: \documentclass[UTF8,a4paper,zihao=-4,fontset=fandol]{ctexart} \usepackage{acro} \DeclareAcronym{hi}{ ...
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Change how acronyms appears in text

How can I automatically print acronyms in text, using \ac{OFDM} command, as follows? The waveform OFDM (Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing) is a multi-carrier.... Currently \ac{OFDM} ...
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Printing the acronyms as well as the word(s) at the same time using the package acro

Using the package acro, I know how to print the acronym (just using \ac{..}) and how to print the entire word(s) in its long-form (just using \acl{...). How to print both the acronym and the entire ...
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Automatically generate the List of Acronyms

I have a document in which I use the packet acro: \usepackage{acro} \input{./acronyms.tex} Here, in the file acronyms.tex, I have all the definitions I want. It works properly when I use the command ...
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Individually italicize just a few long descriptions of acronyms

I am using the acro package to create acronyms and the list of acronyms. But I can't italicize the long description of individual way acronyms. The \emph, \textit and \itshape option are not working. ...
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Acro package: Add constant text to short form in acronym list?

I've written a report using the acro package. It was reviewed for compliance with organizational standards. In the list of abbreviations at the end, I have to precede each acronym with "(U)". Is ...
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How to underline the heading of List of Acronyms?

Following is my MWE of my thesis, using to create a LIST OF ACRONYMS. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{acro} \usepackage{mfirstuc} \acsetup{ index = false, list-long-format = \makefirstuc , ...
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Using \acs* within \ch (acro + chemformula)

When calling an acronym, it might a) have been used somewhere in the document before or b) be used for the first time. In case b, one would require the acro package to print the long form. Sometimes, ...