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Questions tagged [errors]

{errors} is for questions regarding or including compilation or similar errors.

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Why does adding a \Bar in a differential equation cause all these errors?

The line in question: B &= \diffp* { f(x, \Bar{\mu}) } { \Bar{\mu} } { x_{eq}, \Bar{\mu}_{eq} } The second \Bar{\mu} (bolded for clarity) seems to throw everything awry. Omitting the \Bar (just ...
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How to give multiple axis the same style/options

I would like to pick your brains again on a small issue. I want to use tikzstyle to describe the style of multiple plots but when I copy and paste the style I use on my plot, I get a compilation ...
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! LaTeX Error: Command \openbox already defined [on hold]

Please help me. I think maybe I made a certain mistake on using bib. Console output: ! LaTeX Error: Command \openbox already defined. Or name \end... illegal, see p.192 of the manual. ...
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Wrong page numbers listed in ToC (LaTeX)

I am struggling with a problem with ToC page numbering visible in a document. I've tried several possible solution, including \phantomsection, \clearcoublepage, and other similar. Nothing helps. What ...
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\shortstack in table throwing Compile Error

I am trying to put some cell text such as "Measurement type" and "Event labels" into multirow cells of two lines, where the aforementioned names would be split into two lines. \begin{table*}[t] ...
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Package Inputenc error : Unicode Char fi(U+FB01)

This is my code, I searched on the internet but can not find any solution. While compiling this error message shows up: Package inputenc Error: Unicode char fi (U+FB01)(inputenc) not set up for ...
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! Undefined control sequence. \u8:´ ->\IeC {\textasciiacute }

I just get this error between my abstract and introduction. ! Undefined control sequence. \u8:´ ->\IeC {\textasciiacute } l.96 \keywords {asteroid -- ...
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No PDF viewer installed error with LyX

Recently I reinstalled LyX under Windows 10. Even though I have installed foxit reader, I get a pop up message in preview that it says: "No PDF viewer is installed. Please install a PDF viewer such ...
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make bold text followed by normal text gives error as can be used only in preamble?

I want to create text like this using latex. Bold Text1: Normal Text1 Bold Text2: Normal Text2 Bold Text3: Normal Text3 Bold Text4: Normal Text4 So I tried creating my new commands something like ...
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LyX error - the document could not be saved

I have just installed LyX on my Laptop. I tried to edit an existing .lyx document I had and then I tried to save it. I am getting the following error: "The document could not be saved. Do you want to ...
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Strange result with patch of \overarc

Triying to use a patch for \overarc from this answer https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/409106/54817 I got this result \documentclass{article} %\usepackage{fix-cm} \usepackage{arcs} \usepackage{...
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Latex problem when i update there packages and unstall it [on hold]

how to i Uninstall then install latex ...because problem with us...and where is there remaining folder in system that i will remove from system when i Uninstall Latex. You may want to visit the MiKTeX ...
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reference in latex error [on hold]

I have written an article in LaTeX and before adding references everything was fine. But now I face errors I don't know why. The citation is in APA style and I have cited papers like this: ... for ...
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Latex package for French words

One of our references is from a French writer. When loading a Latex file, because this reference is in the file, system's journals prints with a lot of errors. What is a package in LaTeX for French ...
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Strange csvsimple output when the line starts with an accented character

The code example below produces an undesirable result, where an Omega appears on the 5th line and all data from the 6th line appears glued to the last cell in the 5th line. Does anyone knows what ...
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MiKTeX problem after update on Linux Mint 18.3

I'm using MiKTeX on Linux Mint 18.3. Recently, every time I update the MiKTeX package some error occurs. It happened 2 times already, and every time I had to reinstall it again. Today it happened for ...
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fixes more = Missing \begin{document}. \begin{table}[] Undefined control sequence. … & \multicolumn{1}{l|}{}

\usepackage{multirow} \usepackage[table,xcdraw]{xcolor} \documentclass[xcolor=table]{beamer}% If you use beamer only pass "xcolor=table" option, i.e. \begin{table}[] \begin{tabular}{lllllllllllllll} ...
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fixes excel to latex = Undefined control sequence. …ecto\\ para cada integrante\end{tabular}}} [duplicate]

\documentclass\[xcolor=table\]{beamer}% If you use beamer only pass "xcolor=table" option, i.e. \begin{table} \begin{tabular}{lllllllllllllll} \hline \multicolumn{1}{|l|}{\textbf{Numero de Actividad}}...
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subsection and subsubsection aren't working in elsevier template

I am working on Elsevier template with a single column format, I am facing an issue with subsections and subsubsections as they are displayed like a normal section with wrong numbering, for example ...
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\begin{titlepage} on input line 9 ended by \end{document}

I get the error message \begin{titlepage} on input line 9 ended by \end{document} with the following MWE: \documentclass[a4paper,openright,12pt]{report} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} % espanol \...
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why this \newcommand doesn't work in \align environment?

I'm trying to use the 'newcommand' in the environment 'align', for that I created the 'newcommand' \rbel that is an 'arrow' with a 'n' below It. I put all the packages that I'm using. \...
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error paragraph ended before \ProvidesPackageRCSi was complete

I'm new using LaTeX and in this moment I have a problem with the next code, i appreciate your helping, next I will show u my code and then my error: code \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{article} \...
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(no line number): runaway argument?

I am using the elsevier template downloaded from their website (https://www.elsevier.com/__data/assets/file/0007/56842/elsarticle-template.zip) to prepare a manuscript for submission. But, I got ...
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Error in asymptote using upacity to draw a lemniscate

I am trying to draw a lemniscate using the code from this answer: How to draw lemniscate with TikZ However, if when I run asymptote I get the following error messages: Error: /undefined in ....
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Error message because of eqnarray, footnotes, tables or caption?

I know this is not a minimal example, but I have to have this much code, in order to create my error. I had this error already several times and I cannot get rid of it?! I don't know where the problem ...
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Fragile and newenvironment

I would like to have the title and the subtitle of my beamer slides to be the "current" section and subsection respectively - just like in the following example: \documentclass{beamer} \...
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Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item?

This message appears when I add a new centered section at the end of the file. The line with the error is marked by astherisks. Here's my whole code file: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} \...
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Dimension too large on a PNG figure under xelatex and beamer

I have PNG image I want to introduce into my presentation. The figure is black and white and the edges are small. When I compile the file in pdflatex everything is fine but when I Compile it with ...
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Libertine Font not found (texLive)

I am not an expert in Latex, so I'm sorry if I miss some information I should give you or if I'm missing something basic. I have tried to download and install the "Libertine" package from CTAN as I ...
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LaTeX Error: Command `\corresponds' already defined

I am compiling a text with the following preamble: \documentclass{revtex4-2} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{natbib} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[babel]{csquotes} \...
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TeXstudio Compile: Error: Could not start the command: pdflatex.exe

I'm trying write a report in LaTeX but TeXstudio won't let me. All I have is this: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{report} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \...
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psfrag or auto-pst-pdf return error: LaTeX Warning: File `filename-pics.pdf' not found on input line

I am using TeXworks to write my thesis. But I am unable to use psfrag package with auto-pst-pdf because it returns error about a file that I haven't even called in main command line. Instead there is ...
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Incompatibility between PGF and PStricks

With the new packages, I get an error message for every tex-file using PStricks. It seems to be a compatibility problem between new versions of pgf and pstricks. I tried to solve the problem by using ...
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MikTex 2.9 Portable - Error Compiling - 'miktex-pdftex.exe did not succeed'

I decided to try the MikTex 2.9 portable. Its my first time using this software. I downloaded and extracted the contents on logical partition E:. I am having a problem to compile the code. I have ...
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Disable TeXstudio annoying error popup on build

I installed TeXstudio to check it but i'd like to disable error popup since it's totally counterproductive and it would be better if errors were displayed only in logs. Here's the mentioned error ...
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Latex Commands Directories are not set

I have Install Latex using Protext for learning purpose as i have to use it in near future. After I want to save a newly created file several pop-ups appear in sequence which states the some commands ...
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Undefined control sequence \tbl

I am writing a table in Latex. A reproducible example is as follows: \begin{table} \tbl{RE} {\begin{tabular}{cc} \toprule \textbf{Step 1:} & estimate p \\ \addlinespace[1cm] \textbf{Step 2:} &...
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Error in TeX Live – Font … not loadable: Metric (TFM) file not found

I freshly installed 'basic' version of TeX Live 2012 (not full, only basic version). I have following line in my code: \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} I get following error: (/usr/local/texlive/2012/texmf-...
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Footnote marks missplaced with bigfoot

With big foot package sometimes footnote text is placed on other page then corresponding footnote mark. MWE: \documentclass[11pt, b5paper, final]{memoir} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[...
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LaTeX, CJK and Chinese gives missing font file cyberb65 [closed]

MWE: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} % For non-English languages % Install cjk for Chinese, zhmetrics for font size. \usepackage{CJKutf8} % OT1 for Chinese. T1 for English. \...
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How do we get figure references to not render as “??” [duplicate]

Below is some source code for a short/brief document. When I compile the short document document only once, the source code \ref{figure:FORMULA:anatomy} becomes ?? in the pdf. If I run PDFLaTeX a ...
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Error: Undefined Control sequence,Missing control sequence inserted [duplicate]

I am trying to create a simple resume document. But I end up with the error of the Undefined control sequence and missing control sequence inserted in lines 76 and 82. The error is not clearly ...
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What is wrong with my code? [duplicate]

In a long document I am writing, I wrote $$\left\{ \Gamma_Y: \mathcal{L}_\mathbb{K} (C_\hat{L}(Y)) \longrightarrow \mathcal{L}_\K (C_G(Y), e^{C_G(Y)})) \right\}_\{Y \in X\}$$ It does not compile, ...
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Error: Could not start the command: pdflatex -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode “filename”.tex

I'm using texstudio on Mac for a long time and everything used to work well. Suddenly, I get the following error message for every tex file I try to run: Error: Could not start the command: pdflatex -...
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Package amsmath Error: Multiple \label's

Sorry about the previous errors in the code. Could any one help with the numbering in the \overset or \underset in equations? I need to add number above/below certain variables in the equations ...
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Error creating a \newcommand which uses \hspace

None of my \newcommand declarations work for \hspace, with or without arguments; I use the latest MathJax with the general libraries. Attempts so far: \newcommand{hs}[1]{\hspace{#1}} \newcommand{hs}[...
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shell-escape and “tput: No value for $TERM and no -T specified”

I am using TexStudio 2.12.6 on TexLive 2015 (Debian). If I add the option --shell-escape to my compile command lualatex --shell-escape -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode -halt-on-error %.tex, I ...
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\text command strangely fails [duplicate]

I wrote a command like this: ${\cal F}_n=^{\text df}$ but at \text it gives an error. I wish to write df above = with \text but it doesn't go through. How should I fix it? However $\textbf$ works ...
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! LaTeX Error: Command \url already defined

After compiling my tex file, I had the following message in the log file: ! LaTeX Error: Command \url already defined. Or name \end... illegal, see p.192 of the manual. See the LaTeX ...
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tikz and calligraphy still don't work

Despite using advice from answers to the two questions (1) and (2), when I try to compile \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{decorations,calligraphy} \begin{document} ...