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How to remove the error message in log file of latex

I am using overleaf. I need bbl file to upload the paper in arxiv. I also know that I can get bbl file by clicking the bottom part of the log files in overleaf. I used the Bibtex for reference. But ...
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biber generates empty bbl-file [duplicate]

Compiling the following tex-file with pdflatex in a terminal window and running biber I get an empty bbl-file. I looked at the answer to similar problems but without success. This happens since the ...
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the .bbl file generated by latexdiff causes errors

I am trying to show the changes in the References by using latexdiff. In the beginning, I used latexdiff old.tex new.tex > diff.tex, then I run the diff.tex file, the changes were not shown. Then ...
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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 generate bbl file for the below reference. This is the customized reference that I wanted to generate

I wanted to generate the bbl format of the reference shown below. I am a new user of latex, how to generate the customized bbl format of our own so that I can cite this customized bbl in my document. ...
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how generation of .bbl files happen when working with templates downloaded from internet

I use a template available https://www.overleaf.com/latex/templates/eusflat-2019-template/jmqvcrhkqhgx . The code which I am editing is \documentclass{eusflat2019} \title{\bf Paper Title} \author{{\...
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Elsarticle: Getting author-year cite and bibliographystyle / Bibliography not compatible with author-year citations

I'm using elsarticle for sending a preprint to Elsevier. My .bib has been created by Mendeley app with +300 sources. When I try to activate the option [authoryear] it appears: Package natbib Error: ...
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latexdiff doi entries in bibtex / bbl file?

I'm trying to do tracked changes for my references in latex using latexdiff and bibtex. What I am doing is running latexdiff on the original and updated *.bbl files and while this works well for ...
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bblsty error - not correct

I'm trying to complie my old thesis. However I get an error. How do I fix it? \documentclass[14pt]{book} \topmargin 2mm \oddsidemargin 10mm \evensidemargin 10mm \textwidth 150mm \textheight 220mm \...
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Formatting DOI field from bbl file

How to avoid https prefix? From bbl file, DOI field prints out like this: https://doi.org/10.7551/mitpress/7503.003.0009 while the publisher requires it to be like this: doi: 10.7551/mitpress/...
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TeX capacity exceeded, sorry [input stack size=5000]. …coe/prognostic-data-repository/\#battery}}

My Master's thesis has a problem with citing a certain entry. It gives me the following error: "TeX capacity exceeded, sorry [input stack size=5000]. ...coe/prognostic-data-repository/#battery}}" My ....
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Use only some entries of a bbl file?

I have a big .bbl file which I cannot easily convert to a .bib. Inside a new .tex file, I would like to use (cite) only few entries of the .bbl file with the help of \cite command and the label (...
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Is there any way to import a bbl file to BibTeX?

Assume I have a .bbl file like this: \begin{thebibliography}{} \bibitem[\protect\astroncite{Abramowitz \& Stegun}{1965}]{Abrasteg65} Abramowitz, M. \& Stegun, I.~A. (1965). \newblock {\em ...
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No .bbl file generated using TexWorks

I'm using TexWorks to write a journal paper with citations. I have the .tex and .bib files and some figure files and use XeLaTeX+MakeIndex+BibTeX to produce the .pdf document. Everything works. The ...
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Inserting .bbl contents in Latex file breaks reference order

I'm trying to insert my bibliography in .bbl format in my Latex file since the journal I'm submitting to doesn't process .bib files well. However I'm running in the following problem. After following ...
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Undefined control sequence in .bbl file [duplicate]

I've got the problem that everytime I run my .tex file I get the error undefined control sequence. It shows me that the error is in line 406 in my .bbl file which is a blank line. Does anyone know, ...
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TeX-studio compilation error: .bbl file doesn't regenerate

I am using TeXstudio to compile, the problem I am having is that I cannot regenerate the file when I add references to my text. The .bbl file doesn't regenerate itself and it is totally empty. It ...
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Generate BBL file and no other intermediate files?

I use Texpad, and typeset with intermediate files hidden. Since I use BibTeX for references, I periodically need to access the BBL file, for example to create a file containing the references that's ...
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I couldn't open file name`.blg' [duplicate]

When I BibTex compile my test.bib file using TexMaker I get an error that reads: "I couldn't open file name `test.aux'" and when I compile my .tex file using the sequence PdfLatex => Bib(la)tex => ...
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ERROR: “Missing } inserted” in bib file

In running my file I obtain this error pointing and redirecting me to the final line of the bbl file (Missing } inserted. \end{thebibliography}) I checked previous stackexchange topics and there DO ...
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Is there a way to permanently set \bf to \textbf in .bbl

Is there a way to permanently set \bf to \textbf? The .bbl file I use uses \bf which leads to errors and me having to reset every entry manually to \textbf. Each time I add a new citation, each time ...
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Why the style file mdpi.bst is not working properly in word (using bibtex4word plugin)?

I'm using the plugin bibtex4word in Word2013 to insert citations & bibliographies. When I try styles plain, IEEEtran etc., they look exactly as they're described. But when I try a new style file: ...
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How to incorporate bibliography in the document using ShareLatex?

I am using sharelatex to prepare a paper for submission to JASA. I got the paper looking nice using the LuaLaTeX compiler with very little warnings. However, I noticed on their submission guidelines ...
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Extract “\field{abstract}{ . . . }” and “\keyw{ . . . }” fields from .bbl files for use in making wordclouds and other such datamining

I have LaTeX files that are basically compendiums of the current research in several subfields in which I do research. I would like to be able to take the .bbl for those files and extract keywords (i....
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Bbl file not generated [closed]

I use textmaker and I have a problem. The bbl file is not generated from the bib file. How can I solve that?
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I need a step by step guide to making a bbl file from bib [duplicate]

I am trying to merge my tex and bib files into one for a journal submission. Somebody suggested to use the bbl file. I am using texmaker / miktex, and bibtex. I have no idea as to how to actually ...
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How to embed a biber produced bbl file into the tex source [duplicate]

A very nice feature of (classic) bibtex is that once the bbl file has been produced, you can neatly insert it into the .tex file (this comes handy, e.g., for publishing papers, were sending .bib files ...
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How to obtain and use the .bbl file in my tex document for ArXiv submission?

I am submitting my first article to ArXiv and in the instructions they specify I have to include the .bbl file. Their instructions are: "We do not run BibTeX in the auto-TeXing procedure. If you use ...
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Journal title present in .bib but missing in .bbl

The journal title form my .bib file does not get transferred to the .bbl file. Here's an entry from the .bib file: @article{bangor09determining, title = {Determining {{What Individual SUS Scores ...
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Pdflatex refuses to process .bib file with hash sign #

Pdflatex (not Biber) complains in the howpublished line in the bbl about the hastag sign. It does compile when I delete the hastag, but whats wrong, how to prevent this in the first place? Illegal ...
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Why do the .bbl-file and BibTeX database not contain the same information?

I have a question regarding using references. It was all working the way it was supposed to work until yesterday night. I am writing my research proposal and I am citing a lot of papers. At some point,...
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Error “Use of \sortlist doesn't match its definition. \sortlist{”

There's a peculiar error when running biber. I have a .tex and .bib file that compile to a fine pdf on one pc, but give the error Use of \sortlist doesn't match its definition. \sortlist{ on the ....
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.bbl file not created by BibLaTeX; no preexisting BibTeX conflict [closed]

I run the following code: % !BIB TS-program = biber \documentclass{article} \usepackage[backend=biber,style=ieee-alphabetic]{biblatex} \addbibresource{bibshort.bib} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \...
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Biblatex fails to read bbl-file [closed]

Why is Biblatex not working? I know it did, when I used it on my old system. As you see in the screenshot it seems to recognize my bib-file, but fails at interpreting its own bbl file. I don't have a ...
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(??) when citing, error message during LaTeX typesetting! [closed]

I use \cite commands and recently, only from a certain line in my document, the references are written as (?) but the full references are found at the end of my document like previously.. Error ...
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.bbl file not being updated

Hi I'm using TexStudio to write a LaTeX document and am having trouble with my references. I'm using the natbib package and it works fine until I add a new references to my .bib file. When I then try ...
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Biber produces empty bbl file [closed]

I always wanted to switch from BibTeX to BibLaTeX, so I thought I'd give it a try today. After some reading on the manual, I eventually managed to convert all commands to the new syntax. Neither ...