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I am having issues compiling my code. Any help would be greatly appreciated!

My school gave me a latex template to follow and for the last few weeks have had no issues compiling or running anything. However, I have recently run into an error that I can not seem to fix. This is ...
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pdflatex error but nothing in log file

I have a file that exhibits a strange behavior: $ pdflatex --interaction=batchmode myfile.tex This is pdfTeX, Version 3.14159265-2.6-1.40.18 (TeX Live 2017) (preloaded format=pdflatex) restricted \...
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LuaLaTeX unrecognized option -max-print-line=120

I am using TeXnicCenter and I am trying to compile a file using as output profile "LuaLaTeX => PDF". However, the compilation stops almost immediately after a few lines (4 in total), the first of ...
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Problem for experts when compiling a document with multiple files in Latex [closed]

I found a question very interesting and intricate: Problem with subfiles project. Even looking in other threads I have not found a similar problem. I believe that expert help can help all those who ...
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Misunderstanding reactions environment of chemmacros v. 5.10

I wanted to give my answer to this question How to align chemical reactions in multiple environments? with the environment reactions into the manual of chemmacros. I think always that my low level ...
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compiling with Bibtex a .bst file, error "the compiler is having troubles understanding

I am trying to use for my bibliography a style from the Nature mag. However, it doesn't compile. I have made a minimal example, I am using the packages subfolders and bibunits. I mention it because on ...
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TeXstudio: Could not start default compiler: PdfLaTeX

\documentclass{report} \author{AAA} \title{BBB} \begin{document} \chapter{Introduction} Quick Brown Fox \section{Assumptions} Cannot Jump \begin{itemize} \item ww. ...
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Unable to compile current and previous versions of project

I am currently working on a project report and suddenly, the report stopped compiling. Overleaf gives me the following message: Emergency stop. <*> preamble.tex *** (job aborted, no legal \...
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LaTeX error using LyX: Missing \begin{document}

I am using LyX as a LaTeX editor. I have a little file in my computer compiling normally in an old LyX version. Now I have a new computer and installed the latest LyX version (Lyx 2.3.4, 12 Jan 2020). ...
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Why am I getting an “Undefined control sequence” error with \includegraphics?

Here is the MWE that I would expect to compile and view as a pdf: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{epstopdf} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[htb] \...
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Error: ! Font OT1/mathkerncmss/m/sl/10.95=mathkerncmssi10 at 10.95pt not loadable: Met ric (TFM) file not found

I am encountering the following problem with Beamer. With the following preamble: \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Madrid} \usepackage{booktabs} % Allows the use of \ \usepackage[ngerman,...
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trouble with packages dsfont and minted with using vimtex

I'm trying to use vim / nvim as text editor in a (long) .tex file containing both minted and dsfont package. Here is an example: % !TeX document-id = {f2e9e8a7-1386-4a73-9989-55350ce6c529} % !TeX TXS-...
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Random errors while compiling a large document with LuaLaTeX via Latexmk

I'm working on a rather large (200 pages) document. Once or twice a day, I get a compile error which references a line that does not exist in my code. That is, the line does exist, but the error ...
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Error: “pdflatex” -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode

I am working with TEXMaker, Trying to to a Quick Build>View as PDF. But I keep getting the error: Error : could not start the command : "pdflatex" -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode "XYZ".tex The ...
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Fontspec {cannot-use-pdftex}

\documentclass[aspectratio=169]{beamer} %\documentclass[t]{beamer} \usepackage{polyglossia} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{xunicode} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[...
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Compiling with TeXmaker: error

What does TeXmaker mean by 'I can't file' when compiling lines of code? \begin{titlepage} \title{\huge\bfseries{ZIBSIP Mathematics Content Module 101}} \author{JMM Sensele} \date{\today} \maketitle \...
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“no line here to end” and “missing $ inserted”

at the moment I get a pretty simple tex error, but I don't know how to handle it: the following code (an excerpt of a larger thing but with the same error) gives me those three errors: 6: LaTeX Error:...
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Problem with biblatex /printbibliography[heading=bibintoc]

I get the following error: Undefined control sequence <recently read> \less l.58 \printbibliography[heading=bibintoc] I am using Overleaf. My main.tex file is the following: \...
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How to include two \includegraphics in a single \newcommand figure?

I have a short command to include images with a caption in my document as follows: \newcommand{\image}[4][1.0]{\begin{figure}[tp]%\image[scale]{path}{label}{caption} \centering \includegraphics[width=...
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Compilation errors using miktex 2.9 and texstudio 2.12.18

During compilation, I am encountering strange errors. I believe the error is due to version mismatch of pdftexcmds.sty which is of version 2019/11/24 v0.31 on my PC as a part of Miktex distribution. ...
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Compilation error when using colour in fontspec

In another thread [here][1] I couldn't compile a code and we found out, that it is because of 'colour'. When I use this code... \documentclass{standalone} \newcommand\fsname{Shobhika} \usepackage{...
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Problem with letltxmacro and hyperref

I am facing an issue in in TeXstudio. This file worked fine for me in the past, but suddently I am facing this issue. Initially I had a problem with pdfescape.sty, but it was rectified by solution ...
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pdfescape not found yet it's installed with the oberdiek package

I'm using MikTeK to compile a document I made about year ago. It compiled fine at the time, but does not now. The error I get is that pdfescape.sty can't be found, yet it seems to be part of the ...
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Package ifvtex Error: Name clash, \ifvtex is already defined

When I compile my document, I get the error Package ifvtex Error: Name clash, \ifvtex is already defined. I followed what was suggested in these 2 threads: Link 1 Link 2 But I still get the same ...
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Tex Capacity Exceeded with csname and recursion

I would like to try to do some input with relative paths (like in the import package but I would like to write it) When I compile I have a Tex Capacity exceeded. Could you maybe help me with this ...
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Custom package error ! Missing = inserted for \ifnum

I am trying to create a very basic package for use with a font called HEJI2 (which provides some music symbols to use in-line). My code looks like this: \ProvidesPackage{heji}[2019/12/9 v1.0] \...
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Compilation Error “! Missing \endcsname inserted” The control sequence marked <to be read again> should not appear between \csname and \endcsname

I'm writing my first Tex-document and sometimes it freaks me out. Trying to make a table from a .cvs-file, I'm always getting the "Missing \endcsname inserted"-error. Weird thing is that I copy-pasted ...
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Missing file birkjour.sty

I am trying to submit a paper to Milan Journal of Mathematics. It is requested to use the class birkjour. A .zip with the class is given on the home page of the journal (https://www.springer.com/...
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epstopdf.exe - System error

I tried to run the tex template from Springer Book and the following error message appears: Epstopdf.exe - System error The code execution cannot proceed because runscript.dll was not found Did ...
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Error in PSTricks package

Consider the following example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pst-eucl} \begin{document} Test. \end{document} I compile my document using latex --> dvips --> ps2pdf. When I come to the ...
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cases inside caption gives error: ! Argument of \caption@ydblarg has an extra }

If I have cases inside my caption, the compilation always gives an error Argument of \caption@ydblarg has an extra }. I have the following simple code. I tried various solutions such ah as the ...
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lualatex: slow and tex capacity exceeded on large document

My original problem statement started like this: I'm having trouble compiling a large document (.tex file is 4.4M) with lualatex. This is just an experiment, not a document I need to produce. There ...
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Latex3 drivers question

I wrote a few packages almost a year ago and they used to work just fine, as far as I can remember. Today I decided to start getting back into LaTeX again, and I updated my Miktex installation and ...
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The requested package is unknown

I used these packages: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{mathtext} \usepackage{amssymb,amsmath} \usepackage[T1,T2A]{fontenc} \usepackage{sidecap} \usepackage[cp1251]{inputenc} \usepackage[bulgarian,...
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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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Setting \familydefault as \sfdefault is causing the arrow character → to throw Package textcomp Error: Symbol \textrightarrow not provided

Minimal example: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,english]{abntex2} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[full]{textcomp} \usepackage{mathcomp} \usepackage{helvet} \renewcommand{\familydefault}{\...
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How to compile Overleaf LaTeX template in VS code using LaTeX workshop?

I am trying to compile the following template : https://www.overleaf.com/articles/ismail-shaikhs-business-cv/hwqzkdzjtpcb on VS code version with LaTeX workshop version 8.4.1. The .tex file compiles ...
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ifluatex.sty not found

While investigating the path described in the error, I found the ifluatex.sty file in the folder. How to proceed in this case?
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A specific problem with mathastext (last updated of 2019/11/14 november, using console of MikTeX)

This afternoon I have update with MikTeX console the latest updated packages. Yesterday everything worked well but now I get this error message. Why? Tomorrow I will have to give the test to my ...
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Errors with the iftex package in combination with the hyperref package

this question seems to be related to this one: hyperref gives error with ltugboat document class It seems that the problem is not completely fixed yet. If I try to compile the following "MWE" (which ...
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pgffor in beamer does not compile with \onslide

What I Want I'm creating a presentation with pdflatex and the beamer documentclass. In an external program I created a stepwise graphic. The graphic is one PDF file where each page in that PDF is a ...
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Package ifluatex Error: Name clash, \ifluatex is already defined

I formatted my PC and then installed MikTeX and TexStudio. Now I can't compile my code. The error that appears is: Package ifluatex Error: Name clash, \ifluatex is already defined } Before ...
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How to check for errors when creating package/class

Short: How can you find errors in a package/class without importing the .cls/.sty file to your project/without using the package? Note: I'm looking for a general way of checking package/class errors, ...
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Error pops up when I want to compile it

xelatex -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode %.tex Does anyone know what this means. I can not open any preview? I use Texmaker on Windows.
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Are there any differences between (in the terms of compatibility) using Windows+miktex and macOS+mactex?

I'm having an issue compiling document on macOS using Texpad + mactex. The document was originally written on Windows while author used miktex distribution. Is this a common issue that these are not ...
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What’s wrong in code

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{xcolor} \usetikzlibrary{shapes,shadows,arrows} \begin{document} \textbf{CELL CYCLE AND CELL DIVISION \hspace{5mm}-\hspace{5mm}(i)MITOSIS/MITOTIC} ...
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Compilation error: Argument of \sf@@@subfloat has an extra }. Besite it works well

I would like to fix errors of compilation, but I do konw how. I would like to could still using labels. I added code like this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{...
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Unable to compile with includegraphics using jmlr.cls

I am compiling a tex document using the jmlr.cls document class. It compiles okay without a figure but does not compile when I add a figure "circle.jpg" using the \includegraphics command. Any help is ...
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\includegraphics giving error

\begin{figure}[!h] \includegraphics[scale=1]{figs/bogie_acc.jpg} \caption{Rolling of coach in oscillation trial and SIMPACK} \label{FIG:1} \end{figure} Argument of @tempa has ...
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Argument of \bbl@tempd has an extra }

This only throws the error when running it with TexLive 2017 on Debian 9. If I run the same example on Windows 10 with MikTex, everything works fine: \PassOptionsToPackage{main=brazil,english,spanish,...