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Questions tagged [glossaries-extra]

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

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Errors in using “List of Symbols” for a thesis using .bib files?

I have the wish to use an effective method to create a glossary and be able to classify the different "types" of entries in different lists (abbreviations, acronyms, symbols, glossary, etc.). I ...
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How to embed braces inside an `\ensuremath` environment inside a `\newglossaryentry`?

Running pdflatex on the following document \documentclass{article} \usepackage{glossaries-extra} \newglossaryentry{injective}{name={\ensuremath{X\overset{1:1}{\rightarrow}Y}},description={injective ...
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Bare-bones `glossaries-extra` LaTeX document doesn't compile with `lualatex` [closed]

The following LaTeX document doesn't compile with lualatex. \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{glossaries-extra} \newglossaryentry{potato}{name={potato},description={potatoe}} \makeglossaries \begin{...
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Keep sorting local to groups for symbols in glossaries-extra with bib2gls

Consider this example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[record,style=alttreegroup,nomain,symbols]{glossaries-extra} \begin{filecontents}{symbols.bib} @symbol{alpha, name = {\ensuremath{\alpha}}, ...
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Glossaries: introduce short name only if used more than once within section/chapter/part

I would like to obtain the following behavior: If an acronym is only used once within a section/chapter/part, at this occurrence only the long name should be used. If however the acronym is used more ...
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Glossaries fails to print - Vimtex

I'll start with a disclaimer that this might be a Vimtex-specific issue, and that I made another post here (Glossary stopped compiling after adding an entry - deleting/commenting out the entry hasn&#...
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Glossaries-extra without sectioning

I'm creating a document with two glossaries (using glossaries-extra and bib2gls). I would like to print each glossary without any automatic sectioning (without creating a new chapter or section), so ...
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Glossaries-extra issue: undefined control sequence error caused by record option

there doesn't seem to be a question on this specific topic so here's my problem: I'm using glossaries-extra to create a list of symbols at the beginning of my thesis but I have a weird error popping ...
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Bib2Gls doesn't compile CJK characters correctly

I hope it's okay to start a new question, as there are similar ones, but not this exact one (afaik). It all started with this guide, which is exactly what I need for my paper :) Glossaries with CJK ...
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Glossary stopped compiling after adding an entry - deleting/commenting out the entry hasn't fixed the issue

Edit: So I have discovered I now cannot make any glossaries, even with a minimal document with no intruding packages. I don't really know how to troubleshoot this. As per the title. The issue seems ...
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glossaries-extra - wrong spacing around math relation

When I use a relation in math mode with the glossaries package, the output looks exactly the same as if typed directly. However, when using glossaries-extra, the spacing is incorrect. What can be the ...
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Manage multiple glossaries in one bib file

I am currently exploring the tools given by glossaires-extra when combined with bib2gls. But I get stuck on some points. I have to work with multiple glossaries, so I declare my glossaries notation ...
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Glossaries entry not defined

when I delete an entry in my glossary, it says: entry not defined (line...), but there is a big gap then with no content. Here is my whole masterfile code: \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt, listof = ...
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pdflatex says glossary entry is undefined when it is defined

I am writing my thesis and for months it has been compiling without a problem. Now when I attempt to compile (I use pdflatex) it gives the following error. [78 <./chapters/the_reductome/images/...
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Nomenclature with glossaries and xindy forget some symbols

I would like to create a large nomenclature thanks to glossaries packages. I also would like to sort the element of the nomenclature by symbols, because I found it easier when you are looking for ...
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Glossaries links with non-latin labels in LuaLaTeX refer to wrong place

I want to make a glossary with glossaries-extra package and use Cyrillic characters as entries labels. Everything works fine with XeLaTeX. Clickable links refer to exact glossary entry. But in ...
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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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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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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-...