Questions tagged [auxiliary-files]

{auxiliary-files} is about files generated and read by LaTeX and packages which hold auxiliary information about the document.

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What are *.ist, *.ptc and *.bcf files used for?

I am trying to clean up my LaTeX project source before uploading it to a versioning system, and there are a couple files that I'm not sure if I need to upload. Obvisouly, I don't need to track .pdf, ....
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Hide environment but keep labels for cross-referencing

I'd like to do something that is very similar to what is asked for (and answered) here: Hiding an environment but keeping equation labels and their numbers inside, but I'd like to go one step further. ...
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Enregistrer dans un fichier annexe dans une classe perso, à l'aide de \AtBeginDocument et \AtEndDocument

Bonjour, Je cherche à mettre en place une classe me permettant de taper un document à la fois prof (complet) et élèves (avec des trous) qui se différencie à l'aide d'un booléen ifprof. Mes macro et ...
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I can't find file `.aux'

I have a Tex file that I am able to compile using TeXnicCenter with no issues on my local computer. I also need to compile it on the server that runs on Linux, and my experience with Linux is limited. ...
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Displaying a counter that is computed later [duplicate]

Most probably a trivial question for you: I have a counter \thetotalnoexercices that I compute while compiling my book, but I want to refer to it in the introduction ("This book contains ... ...
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FLS file created everytime I build on Sublime Text 3

Every time that I build my tex files via Sublime Text 3 and Sumatra FLS files are being created. It looks like they are logs of every time I build a tex file. This has started happening and I don't ...
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How does PythonTeX work precisely “under the hood”?

PythonTeX requires for correct typesetting code and its output at least 3 step compilation: (lua/pdf/xe)latex pythontex (lua/pdf/xe)latex On Windows 10, the first run creates (among others) file \...
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compiled PDF suddenly broken [closed]

I've been writing on a document for weeks without problems, now suddenly the compiled pdf has pages missing, SOME fonts in titles and formulas are weird (not all), pictures have random colored bars at ...
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Bibtex error “ I couldn't open file name `Texsaves/References.bib.aux' ”

I have a problem with bibtex... When I try to run the bibtex File, I incur in the following error. I couldn't open file name `Texsaves/References.bib.aux' This is my main file, I tried both with ....
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How to write TeX command to file using outputfiles

I have a code function which needs to use temporary files for preserving part of the code which needs to be later used in the other code. I simplified the things to a minimum to represent the problem ...
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Compilation ok with latexmk, file-not-found with pdflatex

In short: I stumbled upon a case where latexmk runs fine, but pdflatex fails, using the command outputted by latexmk. Some details: my setup is gently exotic but I can't get why this could interfere ...
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Bib file can not be processed [duplicate]

Here is my whole bib file Refs.bib @book{Shalev, author = {Shalev-Shwartz, Shai and Ben-David, Shai}, title={Understanding Machine Learning}, year={2014}, publisher ={Cambridge University Press, NY}, ...
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TeXshop won't compile after any failure to compile due to a coding error on my part, unless I delete the .aux file first

If my LaTeX fails to compile because of any error (e.g. if I forget a dollar sign or something around my equations and try to compile) then it won't compile the next time unless I delete the .aux file ...
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Citation undefined due to no .bbl (or .aux) file generated OR .bbl file does not update

I am new to Latex so please bear with me. Citation using Bibtex does not seem to be working. OS: Windows 10 Using Texmaker/Miktex .tex file: \documentclass[11pt, a4paper]{article} \usepackage{...
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How to find and remove figures after compile Latex files

How to find and remove figures after compile LaTeX files, doing a cleanup files not used. I have a series of images that were altered or altered during the development of the thesis. There are many ...
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Semi-automatically fix orphan words

I'm trying to build a script to semi-automatically fix orphan words. To do that I need a way to write an auxiliary file that contains some data. The idea is to have a command like: Wor\OrphansSpotter[...
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A TikZ graph to teach LaTeX-related extensions

This question is a follow up and complementary question to File extensions related to LaTeX, etc Which is the main answer to some duplicates: Use of different output files in LaTeX (pdflatex) [...
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xsim's copious amount of aux files and compilation time

This can be seen as a follow up to this question: Properly defining problems and subproblems using the xsim package I have not yet accepted this question, as I am still trying to update my tex ...
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How to replace a line in a file written by TeX' \write command

I try to write some content in an external file using TeX' \immediate\write command. \documentclass{scrartcl} \begin{document} \newwrite\tempfile \immediate\openout\tempfile=lists.tex \immediate\...
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Detecting stale aux file in a custom package

I am writing custom package, and attempting to use aux file for some two-pass typesetting. The punch line is that my package renders some blocks of text which all need to have width equal to the width ...
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Cross reference to section title containing counter and Umlaute

I want to solve the same issue as in Cross reference to counter in section title, but I have umlaute (äüöß) in my Text and a slightly different command definition, so I paste my question here. I ...
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Save auxiliary Latex files in another folder in VSC

I have started to configure VSC as my default latex text editor, using the "Latex Workshop" extension. My question is: How can I make the auxiliary files generated when compiling the project be saved ...
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Expand variable name before writing to aux file

How can I have a variable in variable name while writing to aux file in the answer on this link: https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/416272/192717 For example, from the above link: \edef\mysuffix{...
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separate custom commands and document into different files

I have some extensive calls of \renewcommand{} that are cluttering my document.tex file. I would like to save them in a separate file (costum_definitions). Consider the following example: \...
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how i can automatically delete .aux? SOLVED

Please, is there any way to configure this? . Before this error did not happen, however it is solved if I manually delete the .aux file.this is a similar error. (./documento1.aux ! Undefined control ...
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Problem generating references by chapter

as the title says I have a problem trying to show the references of a chapter at the end of it. With this code I get the same references (all of them) at the end of each chapter. I have one .bib with ...
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Print something on the main text to the begining

I want to make something on the main text show on the first line of the first page, i.e. before the main text. Here is an example with some integer as the main text. In particular, I want to show z = ...
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In LaTeX internals, what is `\protected@file@percent`? How is it used, and what for?

A version upgrade has broken some of my tools, which are finding \protected@file@percent in .aux files and in table-of-contents lines. I've looked at latex.ltx but have not figured out how this ...
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Printing plain underscores in file names

I would like to display the filename when an \includegraphics command refers to a missing file (without producing errors). Currently it doesn't work for files with an underscore in the file name. ...
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Writing jobname and day to auxiliary file

I'm confused about why \immediate\write evaluates some commands but not others. E.g. \immediate\write\file{\jobname, \day} correctly expands \jobname but writes "\day" as itself. How can I write the ...
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How do I have to configure texstudio to use the -aux/output-directory pdflatex flag - in combination with bibtex?

I'd like to have a dedicated output folder out for all the aux/log files that I'm not gonna read anyways. My environment/workflow is: texstudio + miktex/texlive + pdftex + bibtex. I read that I ahve ...
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How to avoid the extension files when I compile pdf on r sweave

I face a problem when I compile pdf file I got many files in the working directory, for example, the files Untitled.tex and Untitled.toc along which my files Untitled.pdf and Untitled.Rnw. Can anyone ...
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Directly input a sage file in a sagetex block

Is there a command similar to \lstinputlisting with sagetex, which would import directly a .sage file in the relevant block, and have it evaluated by sagetex? If not, how would one write such a ...
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expl3-strategy to automatically update the title of a document, depending on its content

Context The current question arises: as an attempt to improve the aim explained in a question of mine (Expl3' tl variable storing the result of a \seq_map_inline: OK in article's title but ...
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\TeX and \LaTeX differently expl3-x-written (exhaustive expansion) to an auxiliary file

As pointed out by the following MCE, \TeX and \LaTeX are expl3-written to an auxiliary file: the same way when no manipulation is involved (\iow_now:Nn) (but that is useless for my real use case): \...
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List of newcommands used

I have large files that I am inputing the beginning of my texts that contain all my \newcommands. They are quite a few. Most of them will not be used in a given document. But which ones are used ? Is ...
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Writing Content in the aux files without expansion

I'm creating the XML from the TOC files, in this process I'm finding issue. on looking into the files there are many commands are getting expanded while writing. for example \hat has wrote in \...
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language dependent citations and natbib

This is a question about how BibTeX and TeX interact. In this question: Apalike style several languages the OP asks for a way to get citation callouts with French in one part of the document, and ...
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Auxiliary files in subdirectory using TeXShop

Using TeXShop, I'd like to create a script that lets me specify the extensions (e.g. .aux, .log ecc..) whose corresponding files should be put in a separate directory. I frequently have 20+ files in ...
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Tutorial: Low-Level Basic Implementation of an Asynchronous Table of Contents?

Closely Related: - Mimicking LaTeX's "table of contents" functionality Using documentclass{minimal}, what is the shortest way to write a low-level asynchronous Table of Contents, (...
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Writing Cyrillic text to a file

could you explain, what is going on? I am using the latest MiKTeX 2.9.6960 64-bit version (installed just yesterday). I am trying to write some Cyrillic text to the separate file without using ...
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How to save boolean values into the aux file? (using e.g. etoolbox's toogles)

I want to use etoolbox's toggles to achieve the following: In the preamble a toggle is created, during typesetting the document its value might change and at the end I want to write the value to the ...
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How to use \ref to refer to a \label in another document?

I have two documents and am trying to use the package xr to create a reference, in the second document, to a \label in the first. But ?? appears in the PDF instead. How do I enable the second to see ...
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Why appears .log.fls etc when using TeX in the Atom editor? [duplicate]

So when i press control+option+b, there will appear so many weird files. And my question is that what are the functions of these files? Should i delete these files?
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Making subdirectories for each .tex document (with AUX files) but still access .bib file at higher directory

recently I have become annoyed by the number of auxiliary files that are created when I run LaTeX. I have read some threads about this, and I found out a relatively convenient solution for me is to ...
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No aux file created

I wrote my master thesis on a different computer and now I want to compile using TexWorks (with pdflatex+makeindex+bibtex) as I did on the other PC. On the new PC no .aux files are created (in the ...
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Get path of (custom) auxiliary file when `-output-directory` flag is given to pdflatex

In short: Say the following is built using pdflatex -output-directory=tmp: \documentclass{article} \newwrite\fileHandle \immediate\openout\fileHandle=outfile.csv \immediate\write\fileHandle{hello ...
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What temp files generated by latex can I delete without risk? [duplicate]

My projectfolder consist of several 'real' files and is full of files I don't know. There are some cleaning procedures which deletes specified endings after a run but I am not sure which filetypes I ...
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kpfonts error with environ package and \write

Minimum Working Example \documentclass{article} \usepackage{kpfonts} \usepackage{environ} \makeatletter \AtBeginDocument{% \begingroup \newwrite\@bibmeta \immediate\openout\@...
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Warning in equation

I had inserted these equations: \begin{subequations} \begin{align} \rho(\bm{z}) = \bm{z}; \label{eq.:Rho(z)=z} \\ \bm{x}(\bm{z}) = \epsilon + (1 - \epsilon){\bm{z}}^p, ...

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