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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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Acronym aliases with acro

I am trying to define a command that would easily create aliases for acronyms defined with the acro package. I would like to define dozens of aliases of different acronyms without having to duplicate ...
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Changing comma to semicolon before citation with the acro package

I am using the acro package to introduce acronyms with appropriate citations. I am almost able to get what I need, but with one small issue. I would like to introduce acronyms in the form "...
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Add unnumbered title of acro to ToC

Coming up from my previous question Remove page numbers of LoF/LoT in TOC I encounter a new problem using the acro package. (switching to glossaries is no alternative at this point tome) I try to add ...
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Package Acro greek letter

\documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{acro} \DeclareAcronym{MCP-1}{ short = MCP-1 , long = Monocyte Chemoattractant Protein-1 , class = abbrev } \begin{document} \newpage \printacronyms[...
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Package Acro page number count

\documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{acro} \begin{document} \newpage \printacronyms[include-classes=abbrev,name=Abbreviations] \thispagestyle{empty} \end{document} I am trying to insert my ...
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Acronyms list indentation

I'm writing a acronyms list using acro package and \printacronyms to print a list of acronyms, but some of my acronyms are a bit long and their are getting over the description, so I wanted to add a ...
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package acro does not work with biblatex anymore [duplicate]

I used to use the acro package for managing my acronyms and I also used acronyms in my bibliography which I compile with biblatex/biber. After updating MikTeX packages this doesn't work anymore. Here ...
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Define different \printacronyms template from acro package

I need following format for my acronyms table: But currently with MWE I have this: I can't figure out how to re align my acronyms in three columns so that first comes the short form, than long ...
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acro-package: Always use long form for defined acronym?

Is there a convenient switch to make acro always use the long form for selected acronyms? I would like to be able to toggle that. Otherwise, I have to search and replace acro commands with (say) \...
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acro long format for plural acronyms

I'm using the acro package to organize my acronyms. I want to highlight newly introduced acronys by printing the first long form in bold font. However, if the newly introduced acronym is introduced as ...
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MakeLowercase for Acronym

I use the acro package to manage acronyms. Usually I have defined them to use capitals for both the short and long version. However, in some cases in the text I would like to use the long version ...
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Some acronyms created with acro package don't show up in the acronyms list

I am using acro package to make a list of acronyms used throughout the text. When I use the acronym for the first time in a figure's caption, it won't show up in the acronyms list. It stays like that ...
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How to set the second and subsequent appearances of an acronym using acro package

I'm using the acro package for my acronyms. My supervisor didn't like the use of ancronyms in the text, so I have to put all of them in the long form, but keeping the first style like "acronym (AC)" ...
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Is it possible to define an acronym during the text?

So, noob here, I am learning to use the acro package to write reports. Such as: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{acro} \acsetup{first-style=short} Then I use \DeclareAcronym{ny}{short = NY ...
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Change the parentheses for other symbol in the first appearance of an acronym with acro package

in the acro package the first appearance of the acronym is something like: deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) I would like to know if there is a way to change the parentheses for -, or , to do something ...
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How to adjust the parentheses size in acro package?

I'm using the acro package for my acronyms. Some of these acronyms are mathematics and chemical formulas. The acro package put the acronym in the text using first the long form and then, between ...
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Problem with acronyms in figure caption using acro package

I'm using the acro package for manage the acronyms. I have been used the \ac{ } command in the figure captions, however, in the \appendix figures, under the following configuration (see MWE below), ...
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Dealing with math acronyms from acro package in math mode

I'm using acro package for my acronyms. Some of the acronyms are equation variables, so I'd like tu use them in math mode. The problem is when I use the acronym in math mode, I get the error Missing \...
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Accents using \capitalisewords

I'm doing my acronyms with acro package. I capitalized the first letters using \capitalisewords from mfirstuc package. However, when the letter has an accent, the acronyms list doesn't look good, E. G....
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How to capitalize selective words using mfirstuc and acro packages?

I'm using mfirstuc package for capitalize some words in an acronyms list. E.G. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \...
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How to capitalize all the long form of an acronym using `acro` package

I'm dealing with my acronyms using acro package and I want to know how to capitalize all the long acronym form. The MWE: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[...
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How to put an acronym for the first time without showing the long name using the acro package?

I'm dealing with the acronyms in my thesis using the acro package, however, I don't want to see the full long name of a few acronyms. How can I call for the first time an acronym, without showing its ...
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Getting extra and cite properties using acro

I'm using the acro package to manage a list of abbreviations. I have specified extra and cite values for some of these. Is there a simple way of using these in the text in the same way as \acl for the ...
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Weird error “Missing number treated as zero” Acro Package [duplicate]

I am writing my PhD Dissertation. I am using tex studio. There was some problem in my windows and I had to reinstall my windows and as a results I reinstalled. However, I am receiving following error ...
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Acro package provides “! Missing number, treated as zero.” after update to acro-v2.7b

I ran an update on texlive 2017 (via tlmgr) and I got an error for the acro package that I have not experienced before. I have provided a MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{acro} \...
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Vertical space before and after titles in ACRO package (titleskip)

I am using \acro package, i would like to know the option in \tocloft or other tool for controlling the space before and after each class title, my MWE is: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{...
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Change location of short form in acronym first use? (using acro.sty)

Given the following MWE, is there a way to change the location of the abbreviated form in first use (full), so that it does not always appear after the long form is printed? \documentclass[]{article} ...
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wrapfig doesn't detect paragraph

Working with wrapfig I have encountered some strange behavior involving the use of commands (of acro package) to start a paragraph (Similar to this: lettrine and wrapfig). Wrapfig does not detect the ...
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Bug in package `acro` [closed]

I think I found a bug in the acro-package which shows up with the single-option in use. Consider the following MWE: \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage[single]{acro} \DeclareAcronym{HMM}{% ...
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acro package in pandoc with \tableofcontents throws error (LaTeX error: “kernel/command-already-defined”)

UPDATE (MWE): Tracked the error down independently from the template. Apparently it occurs as soon as I try to add a table of contents: preamble.texcontains: \usepackage{acro} test_acro.md ...
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acro acronym not recognized inside the soul package's strikeout command

I'm finding that if I use an acro acronym inside a soul strikeout command, I get errors about the acronym not being defined. Here is my Minimal Working Example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{...
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Using acro and mhchem inside of chemfig

After a blog post by Joseph Wright, I wanted to use mhchem in chemfig. All went well, until I decided to include acronyms by the acro package. With the following MWE, the acronym is defined as used, ...
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Print out the abbreviations with printacronyms [closed]

I have a problem with the acro-package and have not been able to find any answer or even anyone with the same problem. I am writing my thesis and since it is an area with a lot of abbreviations it is ...
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List of acronyms with avoiding pages written in the margin (acro package)

I am using the acro package for writing a list of acronyms. My acronyms appear in a lot of pages in my document and when I want to generate the list of acronyms the pages are displayed in the right ...
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Align Abbreviations and Nomenclature with the acro package

Ahoj, I got a little issue concerning the acro package. I want my abbreviations and nomenclature to aligned. Let's say I have this code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{acro} \acsetup{first-...
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Trailing tokens in Acro Package [closed]

I recently installed texlive through MacPorts and I am trying to use the acro package, which I have used before, for some acronyms. I have all the acronyms defined correctly, and they print correctly, ...
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How to patch result of \DeclareTemplateCode (for custom acro list style)

In trying to create a custom acro list style with a longtable and repeating heading, I started working my way through some LaTeX3 code more than I have in the past. I am used to patching with ...
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Alphabetica sorting in acro package

I have the following code and can't find out the command to sort my abbreviation list alphabetically. \documentclass [11pt, a4paper] {article} \usepackage{acro} %list of abbreviations \acsetup{first-...
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Aconym Styles in Book

I am trying to create a list of acronyms. I am facing two problems. First, I want that text should appear like this, where full form of acronym in lower case, like this. "A number of problems were ...
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Trying to use pdfcomment’s \pdfmarkupcomment with acro

I’ve been trying to use \pdfmarkupcomment from the pdfcomment package as the tooltip-cmd for the acro package. However, I’m getting an error and don’t quite understand where it’s coming from. The ...
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Acro package: use serif font and alignment?

I am using scrbook and want serif fonts for chapter headings etc. When I am using acro package, the acronyms are not printed in serif font similar to the section heads as defined by: \addtokomafont{...
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Formatting list of acronyms

I am using the acro package to define and reference acronyms in a document. This has been working fine and the list prints. However, everything in the list is double spaced and I would like to have ...
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Using an acronym from acro inside math mode

\DeclareAcronym{os}{ short = \text{OS}, long = observed space, short-format = \scshape } I'd like to use the short form in math mode, such as $f : \acs{os} \to R$ but I get an error complaining ...
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Option index of the acro package not working [closed]

I am trying to use the index option of the acro package to auto-include acronyms in the index (created by the package imakeidx). This, however, doesn't seem to work. Am I doing something wrong or is ...
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Acro only prints final entry for one class

I'm trying to print all acronyms defined through \DeclareAcronym (not just the ones mentioned in the full paper), but only the last acronym in the nomenclature section is printed (regardless of which ...
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Problem using the acro-package and \today

I have a problem using the tooltip option of the acro-package and the command \today. In my document i load \usepackage[tooltip = true]{acro}, where the option tooltip=true loads the package ...
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acro: show long acronym name in PDF bookmark

I am using the package acro. I have the following acronym: \DeclareAcronym{SDP}{ short = SDP, long = Sequential Decision Process, long-plural-form = Sequential Decision Processes, class = ...
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LaTeX acro package: output broken for list style LOF

I'm using the acro (NOT acronym) package (v2.5) for a list of symbols. Now, if the short form is rather long it is 'shifted' into the corresponding long form when using \printacronyms. Further, if the ...
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glossaries vs acro

There are two big packages for managing acronyms/glossaries: acro and glossaries. Both seem to overlap pretty heavily: They both allow you to define acronyms, use them in the text, use different forms ...
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How to avoid hyperlinks with \usepackage[tooltip]{acro}?

I have finally managed to assign tooltips to all acronyms in my document thanks to \usepackage[tooltip]{acro}. Here is an MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[tooltip]{acro} \DeclareAcronym{ABC}...