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PSTricks: Newly introduced error in package

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pstricks} \begin{document} A \end{document} It produces the error Runaway argument? ] {pgffor.code.tex} ! Paragraph ended before \...
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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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How can I compile my overleaf project from scratch

I have problem with my overleaf project. The compile error is the following: This is BibTeX, Version 0.99d (TeX Live 2016/Debian) Capacity: max_strings=100000, hash_size=100000, hash_prime=85009 The ...
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Subfiles failing with custom class

I'm writing a document using the AASTeX template, and would like to use the subfiles package to manage the sections. I'm following the ShareLatex example available here, and have modified it to use ...
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Error fontawesome5 on a specific preamble

Referring to my recent question, to which I would like to express my thanks, Symbol of the tennis ball, I'm having a difficult to compilate it. In my book, as in this MWE, I have an error. How can I ...
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Illegal parameter number in definition of \enit@before. You meant to type ## instead of #, right?

I am trying to renew the \item command, inside the \setlist command for How to create a enumerate list adding a custom prefix before each item number?, but latex keeps telling me: test1.tex:22: ...
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Writing report in Winedt: Forced to use “Erase Output Files” after each mistake

I'm writing my thesis using MiKTeX and WinEdt 9 for Windows. I write the different chapters individually, and then I have a "masterfille" with the documentclass "report" where I use the command "input"...
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How to use the standard - (hyphen) as the \hyp{} command from the hyphenat package?

I found this answer on http://www.oipapio.com/question-79176 \documentclass[10pt,a5paper,twoside]{article} \usepackage{hyphenat} \cs_new:Npn \hyphenfix_emdash:c {---} \cs_new:Npn \hyphenfix_endash:c ...
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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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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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! Package inputenc Error: Unicode char fi (U+FB01) [duplicate]

TexStudio underlines in red an excerpt in which there are some double quotation marks, giving the error above. I use \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}
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File ended wile scanning use of \harvardurl. \bibliography{thesis_references}

I have compilation errors in my document which seem to be very similar to this question. The error message: "File ended wile scanning use of \harvardurl. \bibliography{thesis_references} The ...
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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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harvard bibliography, improper alphabetic constant

I am trying to make a Harvard style bibliography, using bibtex and the package natbib, for a journal which requires it, but the online facility I have to use won't take the .bib to process it. So I ...
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Package inputenc Error: Unicode character ² (U+B2)(inputenc) not set up for use with LaTeX. \acro{I2C}[I²C]

Package inputenc Error: Unicode character ² (U+B2)(inputenc) not set up for use with LaTeX. \acro{I2C}[I²C]{Inter-Integrated Circuit} So I get this error I get when I try to compile my university ...
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Problems setting up minted and tcolorbox to include source code and set title

For my PhD thesis, I am using minted package for source code listings. I'd like to have a custom command \mylisting something along the lines of \mylisting[Name in title]{filename of source code} or ...
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How to create an alternative to shortcut "= or \hyp{}?

After this question answer How to use the standard - (hyphen) as the \hyp{} command from the hyphenat package?, I decided to not use that hack. Then, I am looking for an alternative to that. On 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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can't figure out where are Errors compilations in apa7 or apa6 [duplicate]

I can't figure out where are the errors during the compilation in latex here is a sample with my preambule. \documentclass[man]{apa7} \usepackage[american]{babel} \usepackage{amsfonts,...
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Package biblatex Error: Patching 'babel' package failed. \begin{document} [duplicate]

I am getting following error when trying to use external bibliography library: Package biblatex Error: Patching 'babel' package failed. \begin{document} From what I know, this is probably caused by ...
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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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Why latex does not tell me which command is undefined?

From the beginning, took me a lot of time to come with the following minimal example: \PassOptionsToPackage{main=brazil,english,spanish,french}{babel} \documentclass[ 10pt, a5paper, ]{memoir} \...
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Fontspec compilation error with MacTeX-2018

Fontspec (and several other packages) were not working. I reinstalled MacTeX-2018, but the same errors keep coming up (see below). l3kernel & l3packages are both installed. All packages on TeX ...
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Let TexStudio play .wav after compiling failed

I just found out how to get reminded once TexStudio finishes compiling, see this question. But how do i achieve the same thing when TexStudio doesn't manage to compile? To be more specific, I dont ...