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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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acro plural with changing first word not last

In the normal text I want to see: Europäischen Organisation für Kernforschung (CERN) and in the list of abbreviations I want to have: CERN Europäische Organisation für Kernforschung So in my text ...
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Prevent repeated period after acronym

I use the acro package for acronyms. In the following example, I define the acronym "i.i.d.", which ends with a period. If I use it at the end of a sentence, I get two periods. How can I ...
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acro package - key 'acro/first-long-format' missing

I try to use the option first-long-format of the acro-package. However, it fails to compile when this option is enabled. Here the hopefully correct MWE: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{acro} \...
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Reversed parentheses in acro when compiling with Xelatex

Parentheses are reversed in acro when compiling with Xelatex. \documentclass[12pt, oneside]{book} \usepackage[colorlinks]{hyperref} \usepackage{acro} \acsetup{ list/sort = true , % <=========...
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Footnotes with automatic final period not working with package acro

I have a little problem with my footnotes. I'm using a solution to add a period at the end of every \footnote{} (yes, I have to use \footnote{} and not \footcite{} because I have to add some text in ...
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Increase vertical gap between acronym heading and the body using \usepackage{acro}

I am using texmaker and have printed a list of acronyms using the package acro. However, I am unable to increase the vertical space between the acronym heading "List of Acronyms", and the ...
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center title of acronyms when using \usepackage{acro}

I am using texmaker and have printed a list of acronyms using the package acro. However, I am unable to center the heading of the acronyms (List of Acronyms) as this is a specific requirement for my ...
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Align Acronyms heading with TOC, LOF and LOT [duplicate]

I am writing my dissertation and I am struggling to get the List of Abbreviations header to be aligned with the headers for the TOC, LOF, and LOT. I have looked around but could not find a suitable ...
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Multi-column, aligned acronym list with acro package (article class and acro version 3.x)

To make a long story short, I have the same question as already mentioned in acro 3.3 format listing and How to make a multi-column acronym list with acro package, aligned and with short definition in ...
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Capitalize first letter in list of acronyms using the acro package

How can I capitalize the first letter in the list of acronyms with the acro package without adjusting all acronym declarations? A solution that capitalizes all first letters of all words would also be ...
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Extra space with \ensuremath in acro

Following this previous question, I have in my acronyms the same pattern I define in a \newcommand\BS. However, when I use \ensuremath and type my acronym with no math environment, I get an obvious ...
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Issue printing acronyms over 5 characters using IEEETran class

I am using the IEEEtran class and I came up with an issue with an acronym. I can imagine this is caused by the length of the short text of the acronmym but after checking for possible solutions or ...
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How to tweak expansion of acro entry in section/chapter title and ToC?

Same question as this one but regarding the acro package. How shall I prevent expansion in section, title and ToC? MWE %\documentclass{book} \documentclass{article} \usepackage{acro} \...
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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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