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Questions tagged [glossaries-extra]

{glossaries-extra} is used to tag questions regarding the glossaries-extra package.

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Customization of glossaries-extra

I use the glossaries-extra package with this preamble: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[italian]{babel} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage[...
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Page headers for glossary in arsclassica

I cannot find a good way of making page headers of glossaries-extra’s glossary formatted in ʟᴏᴡᴇʀᴄᴀsᴇ sᴍᴀʟʟ ᴄᴀᴘs that is default format for arsclassica’s chapter (i.e, left-hand side pages) and ...
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How to effectively use List of Symbols for a thesis using .bib files?

Actually, this question has been already asked here: How to effectively use List of Symbols for a thesis? And there is a very good answer with 4 methods. However... Thank you very much for the ...
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glossaries automake not working lualatex

I have an up to date MikTex distribution. Roughly following Trouble making a glossary, I have the following code in test.tex \documentclass{article} \usepackage{shellesc} \usepackage[acronym,nomain,...
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glossaries-extra.sty

I am trying to upload a manuscript to a journal system (manuscriptcentral.com) that requires me to upload separately the main.tex and all its dependencies. Their system compiles the files into a PDF. ...
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xindy could not find file “lang/english/utf8-lang.xdy” despite being available

I get a strange error upon running perl.exe \path\to\xindy.pl -L english -C utf8 -I xindy -M "main" -t "main.alg" -o "main.acr" "main.acn" or equivalently, xindy.exe -L english -C utf8 -I xindy -...
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How to set a user-style for abbreviations with glossaries-extra?

I used glossaries package to create a list of acronyms and made my own glossary style, like in MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[nopostdot,nonumberlist,acronym]{glossaries} \newglossarystyle{...
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List of Symbols

While I am generating list of symbols successfully, there are some undesired things also happen There is a blank page in between the list of figures and list of symbols while I am not giving any ...
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Problem with the Glossary+bib2gls on Overleaf

I'm writing my thesis using overleaf and I would like to add Glossary. I have added the following commands to my preamble.tex \usepackage[record]{glossaries-extra} \GlsXtrLoadResources % input file ...
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Non-breaking space between long and short form of acronyms with glossaries/glossaries-extras

I would like to enforce non-breaking spaces between the long and short form of acronyms with glossaries/glossaries-extras. I stumbled across this blog post where the author uses the following command ...
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glossaries-extra package help

I want to build a list of symbols using the glossaries-extra package but I am getting error saying "Error: Could not start the command: "makeglossaries.exe although I have specified the correct path ...
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Error ! No room for a new \write. including biblatex, notes2bib, glossaries, morewrites [closed]

I have an error when I run a pdflatex. This error is ! No room for a new \write. This is strange because I used morewrites to avoid this kind of problem. This problem occurred when I try to include ...
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Is Non-breaking space (~) required for \gls commands of the glossaries(extra) package(s)?

There is a really quick question. Should I use a non-breaking space ~ in front of the \gls commands (for acronyms in my document) when using the glossaries-extra package?
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Macro redefinition within sectioning titles does not work in ClassicThesis

MWE #1: \documentclass{scrbook} % KOMA-Script book \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} %\usepackage[style=arsclassica, parts=false]{classicthesis} \begin{document} \tableofcontents \def\aaa{a} \...
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Glossaries-extra modification of sample list of acronyms

I would like to modify one of the sample List of Abbreviations in the following code: \documentclass [a4paper, 12pt, twoside] {article} \usepackage [czech] {babel} ...
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Need help with using glossaries-extra package (Texpad, MacOS)

I am trying to work on a thesis following a template from my university, and I am having trouble making a 'Nomenclature' and 'Symbols' list. I am able to successfully make a 'Glossary' and '...
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Acronyms in LaTeX with lowercase and uppercase plurals and singular forms?

I am using the Glossaries package to write acronyms (i.e. abbreviations) using \gls{}, \Gls{}, acrlong{}, acrlongpl{}, acrshort{}, acrshortpl{} ... the whole family. I have 2 pages that appear in my ...
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Rename glossary symbol columns, change order of columns

I want to rename the headers in my glossary. Since this link just offers to rename the headers of all used glossaries it sadly is not useful. Is there a possibility to rename those headers just before ...
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Unknown index keyword \indexentry

I have a system (BridgeSystem.tex) with several indexes and during the process of adding a new symbol glossary and refactoring a lot of code, one of them went missing. Its .idx file looked ...
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Add a symbol from a new font to a glossary

The MWE uses the default display for all suits except Hearts. I'd prefer to use \varheartsuit for it and elsewhere I use \symbolfamily\char"2666. But if that's directly subsituted it doesn't display....
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Cannot locate xindy module for language british in codepage utf8

When I use xindy for as my makeglossaries backend, I get the following warning: Cannot locate xindy module for language british in codepage utf8 However, there is no issue with the typesetting of ...
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Conflict between polyglossia and glossaries-extra?

I’m trying to get to the bottom of an odd issue I’m having when using the glossaries-extra package, specifically its record option which is necessary in order for it to work with the bib2gls tool. ...
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Glossaries-extra: how to always expand the first plural use of an acronym?

The question is regarding the first plural usage of acronyms. Consider the following MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage{glossaries-extra} \setabbreviationstyle{long-short} \newacronym{adc}{ADC}...
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customization of glossaries

This is a follow up to this question. As in the aforementioned question I have multiple files, actually 3. All of them have to share the same glossaries. With the answer and comments of the last ...
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Glossary page list spacing

I am compiling a document with a glossary using \RequirePackage[xindy]{glossaries-extra} as well as a personalised glossary style. %% Glossary \newglossarystyle{myGlossStyle}{ \setglossarystyle{...
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Adding toprule and bottomrule to the glossary

I figured out how to add the toprule to this glossary, but I failed to do the same for the bottomrule. So, for this MWE, I have two questions: How can I add a bottomrule at the end of the glossary? ...
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Problem with using glossaries-extra with ocgcolorlinks option of the ocgx2 package and scalebox-based glsabbrvsmfont/glsnamefont commands

The following example causes problem: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[colorlinks,linkcolor=blue]{hyperref} \usepackage[ocgcolorlinks]{ocgx2} \usepackage[record,acronym,shortcuts=ac]{glossaries-...
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Delete aux files using glossaries-extra package

I am using the glossaries-extra package to build my glossary, compiling a pdf with R Markdown. I want to get rid of the aux files (*.acn; *.glo-abr; *.nlo; *.xdy) this package creates in my main work ...
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Glossaries package is not showing symbols

I am actually writing my master thesis on a latex template and I would like to make a glossary entry as "O&M". but the and symbol is not showing up. I have tried different approaches such as: \&...
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glossaries-extra – usage of \ifglsused with acronyms loaded from external file causes error

I use \ifglsused command in my document. It works well as long as the entry it refers to is already used (e.g., when line 2. \ac{at}.\\ in MWE body is uncommented). However, if this entry has not been ...
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glossaries-extra not displaying page numbers

This is my first time with glossaries. I want a symbols list with references to the page where the symbol appears (like in the basic examples!), but for some reason I cannot make the references appear....
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glossaries: acronyms: How to display only the first appearance of an acronym among the Abbreviations if only its short form is used in the text?

I would like to display the place of the first appearance of all acronyms, used in my text, but for some acronyms I prefer to use only the short form (even for the first usage). My question is similar ...
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Command for obtaining plural form of forced short & long use of acronyms in glossaries-extra

The glossaries-extra user guide recommends the usage of glsfmtshort and glsfmtlong within section headings and table/figure captions. The question is regarding the plural usage of these forced ...
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Custom styling for printing glossary in document - textwidth for tabular style & print headers

I am using the tabular-style typesetting of glossaries as inspired by the accepted (and top-rated) answer to this question. I have some moderately long glossary entries, and I don't wish them to wrap....
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acr file not created when glossaries(-extra) is loaded by a preamble file located in a sub-folder

I think I may have run into a bug in the glossaries-extra (and hence, possibly glossaries) package. I like to keep my preamble grouped in a thematic manner, eg. all standard packages (such as amsmath ...
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Use glossaries-extra + bib2gls with secondary files via \include instead of \input

Explanation I've been writing a larger document for a while and used makeidx to produce my index. However, this seemed to be not flexible enough, so I swapped to the more sophisticated glossaries-...
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Display of pages per glossary item in glossaries-extra

Update: I've found an adequate answer - see below. I have many occurrences of certain glossary items spread out over a 100 page document. My output has two entries per line GF Game force 14, 19, ...
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Add entry to the list of abbreviations but not to the index

\documentclass{memoir} \usepackage[xindy,abbreviations,nomain,nonumberlist]{glossaries-extra} \makeglossaries \makeindex \glssetcategoryattribute{abbreviation}{dualindex}{true} \newabbreviation{...
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Acronyms will only display short version in main text, even the first time they're used

Whenever an acronym is mentioned in my document, it will be defined in the list of acronyms but not in the main text. I tried changing setabbreviationstyle but nothing seems to work. Here's an example ...
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IEEEtran and glossaries-extra: glslink problems

I am having troubles with getting glossaries-extra running when using \glslink command. For example when trying to compile % !TeX TS-program = pdflatex % !BIB TS-program = bibtex \documentclass[...
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glossaries-extra autoindex, manual sorting of entry

(Kind of a follow up question to this one.) The following example contains a definition of an abbreviation which requires some extra care: [Śatika-]Kālajñāna is supposed to be sorted, both in the list ...
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glossaries-extra autoindex and sorting of entries with language switching command

Follow up question to this one. \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{polyglossia} \setdefaultlanguage{english} \setotherlanguage{sanskrit} \setotherlanguage{german} \setotherlanguage{french} \...
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Glossaries - expand acronyms for first-time use within each chapter

I am not sure if this is acceptable typographic convention - but my PhD advisor would like me to expand each acronym for its first use within each chapter of my PhD thesis. The rationale is that, if ...
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glossary-extra's autoindex and polyglossia

The following example: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{polyglossia} \setdefaultlanguage{english} \setotherlanguage{german} \usepackage{glossaries-extra} \makeglossaries \makeindex \...
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supremum with glossaries

Let's assume that you wish to reference all occurrences of a particular mathematical operator, say, supremum \sup, in a glossary. How? Well, my try would be to \let\sup\relax and then \...
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Expansion of siunitx glossary entrys using a csv file

I'm try to create a custom latex class based on scrbook. I make heavy use of glossaries for my math symbols, for which pdftool tips are created showing the description and units when a mouse pointer ...
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Grouping list of symbols generated by glossaries-extra

I went through the documentation of glossaries-extra to find how can I group the symbols based on predefined labels, something similar to inputenc shown here. I was not able to find if glossaries-...
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glossaries-extra - Problem creating new style for acronyms

I'm trying to create a new style to display my acronyms in the text with the glossaries-extra package and the bib2gls tool (for I need to have other lists with different sorting options). I need to ...
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Reset of the acronym with glossaries-extra

I would like to set up a glossary using the package glossaries-extra in such a way that the acronyms would be displayed in full at the beginning of each chapters for their first appearance and then ...
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\acl{} command problem while using glossaries-extra with bib2gls

The following exemplary document compiles as intended in example 1. Example 1: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[record,acronym,toc,shortcuts=ac]{glossaries-extra} \usepackage{relsize} % ...