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Questions tagged [errors]

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

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Marvosym and no output PDF file produced [closed]

I'm learning Latex and i'm struggling to solve my problem. Here's my code : \documentclass{report} \usepackage[UTF8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{marvosym} \usepackage{pifont} %...
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Citation inside comments of Theorem leads to `! Argument of \@citex has an extra }.` [duplicate]

I am trying to obtain an output such as Theorem 4 (see [1, Theorem 12]). Statement of the theorem. Separately, the commands \begin{Theorem}[comments]... and \cite[comments]{refname} work fine, ...
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Package conflict: mdframed & dblfnote

I have a LaTeX document where I use the packages mdframed and dblfnote that seem to fight each other. Whenever I compile, I get the (non critical) log message: Package auxhook Warning: Cannot patch ...
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! Package inputenc Error: Unicode char ́ (U+301)(inputenc)

I get this error message, during compiling my .tex-document. line 234 - ! Package inputenc Error: Unicode char ́ (U+301)(inputenc) not set up for use with LaTeX.See the inputenc package documentation ...
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Error when compiling references.bib and reference list not showing up in output pdf file

I have searched for hours, but couldn't find the solution yet. I am using texmaker (for latex documents), I have a Dissertation.tex file in which I am writing my thesis and I have a References.bib ...
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Trying to \cite but only get [?] [duplicate]

I use LaTeX2e Standard Macros for SIAM Journals for my thesis and try to insert the bibliography. If I see this correct, at the end of your document you have to add \bibliographystyle{siamplain} \...
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Help understanding a latex error message

I don't understand which file has the missing brace. Can someone help me understand this error message? Is it complaining about the thesis.sta file? This is pdfTeX, Version 3.14159265-2.6-1.40.19 (...
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cannot compile tex file in https://github.com/patmorin/ods

I am working on the file in https://github.com/patmorin/ods. I downloaded the zip file and open ods-tex in the TexWorks. when i compile the file the error "! LaTeX Error: "File `gnuplot-lua-tikz.sty' ...
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Undefined sequence error with calligraphy tikz library

The following MWE is from calligraphy's manual (p.9) with Joseph Wright's workaround for the library's use of obsolete functions: \documentclass[border=10pt]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{...
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Problem with align* in math mode

I'd like to ask why the command align doesn't work. My text goes like this: \begin{align*} $f(g_{1}{g_{2}}^{-1} ) & = f(g_{1}) \cdot f({g_{2}}^{-1})$ dato che $f$ omomorfismo \\ &= $f(g_{1})...
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How to fix defaults for other predefined formats in memoir class with trim marks

I'm trying to make a pdf for publishing. Using different sizes for stock paper and actual page size, I get crazy layout. Trim signs do not correspond page limits. Here is my Minimal Failing Example: ...
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Error TEXmaker packages

Please, how can i resolve these errors: Kind regards.
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Package minted Error: Missing Pygments output [closed]

I installed minted today as well as Python and Pygments, which I can run from the cmd. When I try this code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{minted} \begin{document} \begin{minted}{c} int main() {...
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Warnings on running bibtex

While running BibTeX file I got the following warnings. Overfull \hbox (9.74615pt too wide) in paragraph at lines 1--19 \tenrm Hatami, P., jour-nal=Australasian Jour-nal of Com-bi-na-torics, vol-...
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Tabularx minimum width size and badbox error

I'm trying to reproduce this kind of table Here is my attempt \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{toptesi} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[italian]{babel} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{tabularx}...
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TeXLive 2018 installation error on Windows 10 PC

I'm trying to install TeXLive 2018 on a brand new Windows 10 PC, but I keep getting the following error: I've tried disabling my Windows Defender antivirus and firewall, and running install-tl-...
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Includegraphics error - “PDF contains invalid UTF-8 characters”? [closed]

I have a PDF figure (a PGFplot created by matlab2tikz). However, when I include it in my LaTeX document (using \includegraphics, I get loads of errors complaining String contains an invalid utf-8 ...
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Defining a macro for feynman diagrams

Consider the following MWE where I define a macro to generate triangle Feynman diagrams with three inputs: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} \usepackage{physics,tikz-feynman} \...
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Error using \bibliography

I am not able to understand the error I get, it is the first time it is happening. I have the following LaTeX code on my main page: \documentclass[10pt, journal]{IEEEtran} \usepackage[british]{...
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Soul “Argument of \xxx has an extra }” after registering custom command with \soulregister

I came across several similar questions and answers with a similar issue, like https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/20055 and https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/46871, but even after registering my custom ...
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Cannot find subfile with subdirectory [closed]

I want to include a subfile in the main document. I put a subfile in a different directory called "sections" , but the main.tex can’t find it. Error File 'section/chapter I.tex' not found. here's my ...
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how can I overcome compilation error

ERROR: Windows API error 87: The parameter is incorrect. ERROR: Info: path="C:\Users\Anu\AppData\Local\MiKTeX\2.9\miktex/data/le\df2c24cb21984fa85003c1ecc818ff83.fndb" ERROR: Source: Libraries\...
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Template of statistics in medicine

I need to use the LaTeX file from statistics in medicine template. I do not change anything in the template, but the problem is that I cannot run to the pdf file. How should I do to fix this? ...
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Error about missing Begin of Document using \declaretheorem[]{}

when i'm using codes like numberlike= or sibling= in \declaretheorem[]{} appear the missing \begin{document} error and i don't understand why(i want the same numeration for theorems, definitions, ...
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Texmaker and beamer error : undefined control sequence [duplicate]

I've recently changed my computer and installed the last version of miktex and texmaker. All seemed to work perfectly until I tried to make a beamer. I got the following error (even for files that ...
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Adobe Caslon Pro, pdflatex, sync-tex busy

I installed (as far as I am concerned, they are installed per this guide) Adobe Caslon Pro and when I try to build the following test.tex file TexMaker gives no error, but produces no .pdf file either....
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\oddfoot error message

I began to receive the following error message, which I do not recognise or understand, nor can I intuit how to begin debugging it, so I'm asking for pointers. ./MPD-M5-immersion.tex:102: Undefined ...
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Problems generating the PDF

I'm using the TEXMaker for Windows 10, and im compiling from an old TEX that i made (that it works OK) but at first when i tryied to see the PDF it apeared to me the error "File not found", then i ...
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Error using º and ' in bibliography entry title [duplicate]

I have been trying for a while to incorporate a bibliographic entry (Escartin et. al 2010: Globally aligned photomosaic of the Lucky Strike hydrothermal vent field (Mid‐Atlantic Ridge, 37°18.5′N): ...
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Math Error: The function 'f' already exists

I'm trying the answer of @Jake from Automate derivative representation in TikZ, which is \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usetikzlibrary{matrix} \begin{document} \pgfplotsset{point ...
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Installed package (MiKTeX) not working in TeXmaker

I've installed some packages using the MiKTeX console, namely exercise.sty and the ams packages, but I cant seem to use some of the functions in these packages. I can't use "\theoremstyle," "\begin{...
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After a clean and complete setup of MiKTeX, there is still no Maintenance and Maintenance (Admin)

After performing several clean uninstallations and installations with both the basic and the complete (net) setup of MiKTeX 2.9, I still won't get any of the MiKTeX Maintenance tools (like the Package ...
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Siunitx not running when I change computers [duplicate]

So I am using the siunitx package and it is throwing up an error at me when I use it on my computer. I know that the error isn't in my code as it has run with no problems on another computer. The ...
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New tikz command produces “runaway argument” among other errors

I am trying to write a new command for tikz that creates a sideways triangle with some text in it (I'm using it for an analog block diagram. It takes in three inputs - x position, y position, and the ...
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! Package inputenc Error: Unicode char   (U+2009) (thin space)

i get an error when i try to compile my document and it drives me crazy. I have a lot of citations from a bib file, and i always get the Error listed above which (how i understand it) means i have ...
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Undefined old font command \sc in bibliography

got an issue with latex in the bibliography. Im using this template I got from my university (yeah its old and stuff but thats not the point, we have to use it no matter what...). Template: %% ------...
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Error: Use of \@xfootnotemark doesn't match its definition

I am relatively new to LaTeX and have encountered this error after writing my title page and started my abstract in my 'article' documentclass. It states "Use of \@xfootnotemark doesn't match its ...
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Including a labelled footnote in a labelled equation

I need to include a footnote in an equation, and as it turns out I need to reference both the equation and the footnote so I want to \label them. Here is what I am tryng to do: \documentclass{...
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TEXlive 2018 : Error to compile

i'm still beginner using TEXlive 2018 and i have a problem in my first test compile on trying simple code to show "Hello World!". when i run quick build the message appear up that was an Error : could ...
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Process exited with error(s) while compiling PdfLatex

I got an error while compiling pdflatex, it shows, !pdfTeX error: pdflatex.exe (file qagb.pfb.pfb): cannot open Type 1 font file f or reading ==> Fatal error occurred, no output PDF file produced! ...
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preambula.tex not found

I am using texmker to run the following program. But during compile the error come with "preambula.tex not found." Please help me to solve this issue. \input{preambula} %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%...
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Error installing packages on-the-fly

I set out to install all the packages on-the-fly. When I run texstudio (or another editor) I received a dialog box MiKTeX Error Report with the following error: When I click in OK, the following ...
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“Missing '{' inserted” and “Missing } inserted” with aligned environment

I'm trying to write something out some math in LaTeX with two aligned columns using the aligned environment, which seems to have the best results so far. Using the following code, I have no issue, and ...
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Error message converting from markdown to PDF, Package calc Error: `\let ' invalid at this point

I am trying to convert a R markdown document to PDF. However, it fails to compile and gives me the following error message: ! Package calc Error: `\let ' invalid at this point. My document consists ...
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Matrix - Extra alignment tab has been changed to \cr [duplicate]

\documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath, amsthm, amssymb,amsfonts} \begin{document} $A=\begin{pmatrix} 1 && 1 && 1 && 0 && 0 && 0 && 0 &...
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Compilation error: “! Argument of ” has an extra }"

My TeX document gives me the error: ("C:\Program Files\MiKTeX 2.9\tex\latex\base\ulasy.fd") ! Argument of " has an extra }. \par l.32 } Can anyone tell me what's wrong? This is my code: \...
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Why does this error keep popping up? Missing { inserted. \end{split}

\begin{equation} \begin{split} G & =G$_x$+G$_y$ \\ & =E$_x$+$\frac{1}{2}$k$_B$T[xlnx+(1-x)ln(1-x)]\\ & + E$_y$ + k$_B$T[ylny+(1-y)ln(1-y)] \\ & =E$_x$+$\frac{1}{2}$k$_B$T[xlnx+(1-x)...
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“File ended while scanning use of \@item.” Confusion

What does this error imply? Is there a thing I am forgetting at the end of my document to complete it? This is the only error I am receiving in TeXstudio.
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Missing \item error, even though there is no list

I am trying to create a book class document in Malayalam using XeLaTeX and I get this error: ! LaTeX Error: Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item. even when there is no list there. I would ...
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MikTeX Console cannot check for updates with error message below

MiKTeX Problem Report Message: The package definition file could not be parsed. Data: path="C:\Users\my_user_name\AppData\Local\Temp\mik19571\cellprops.tpm", column="1124", line="2" BTW, I cannot ...