Questions tagged [incompatibility]

{incompatibility} is for questions about packages and document classes that are not compatible with each other or that need to be loaded in a specific order.

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Clash between pgf and transparent packages

I get an error with the following MWE when using pdflatex. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfkeys, pgfcalendar} \usepackage{transparent} \begin{document} hello world \end{document} ! Undefined ...
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packages titlepage & biblatex don't work together

the following code works well: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage[british,ngerman]{babel} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{titlepage} \begin{document} \begin{fullsizetitle} \blindtext[13] \end{...
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Package 'thm-restate' breaks switching of theorem styles of 'ntheorem'

I use ntheorem and define two theorem-like environments ("Theorem" and "Lemma") that share the same counter which is reset for every section. Moreover I have a proof-environment that has no counter at ...
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Command `\Gamma' already defined

I am working on my PhD thesis and I get this error, I have no clue why. I think is a duplicate package but google suggested to use %\usepackage{fontenc} but then I got the error "The fontspec package ...
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Command \iint already defined, but i am not using the wasysym package

I have the same problem as this question: I get the error \iint is already defined but I am not using the wasysym package. Here is my preamble \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{...
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breqn is not compatible with icomma

Whenever I load the packages breqn and icomma into the same document, the document fails to compile. The order of the packages makes no difference. MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{breqn} \...
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Decide between Polyglossia and Babel for XeLaTeX in 2019

Which are the key questions one has to ask to decide between Polyglossia and Babel for a XeLaTeX project in 2019? There has been a similar, more general question in 2012, but the packages have ...
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Decide between Polyglossia and Babel for LuaLaTeX in 2019

Which are the key questions one has to ask to decide between Polyglossia and Babel for a LuaLaTeX project in 2019? There has been a similar, more general question in 2012, but the packages have ...
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incompatibility between tikzposter class, microtype and hyperref package

MWE: \documentclass{tikzposter} \usepackage{microtype} \usepackage{hyperref} % Ref: https://tex.stackexchange.com/questions/254257/tikzposter-and-doi-package-conflict \def\HyperFirstAtBeginDocument#...
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The incompatibility between package colortbl and the \begin{cases}…\end{cases} environment

Here is the code I have problem with: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{colortbl} \begin{document} \begin{equation} f(x) = \begin{cases} 1, &\mbox{if $x=1$} \\ 2, ...
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Conflict between some packages

Here are the packages I am using, but it keeps reporting an error: LaTeX Error: Command \theoremstyle already defined. Or name \end... illegal, see p.192 of the manual. Example: \documentclass[...
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Why \secref command in memoir with cleveref and nomencl no longer works

The document below, with a chapter/section scheme in a memoir class document, uses a custom \secref command. This command allows reference to a section in the shorter form "section s" that would ...
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Macro with logic and longtable

I need to create a macro, like \newcommand, but with logic. The logic has to chose the table that must be created. For this I've found an useful package that is xparse. The problem is that this ...
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LaTeX Error: Command `\corresponds' already defined [on hold]

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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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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How to color hyperref links so that it works in Chrome/Chromium?

The actual usecase: I'm writing a resume in LaTeX, so I defintely want the reader to know that the hyperlinks are there and there are just too many people using Chrome. In my real usecase I'm using ...
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hyperref / etextools incompatibility?

My document uses both hyperref and etextools. Up until today, they appeared to be playing nicely; however a new command seems to have introduced a conflict somewhere. The MWE below is a greatly ...
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Switching lines in preamble causes error/NO error

I have 2 almost idenctical lines of LaTeX source. They differ only in switching order of these two lines \usepackage[fleqn]{amsmath} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} One causes error and the other one ...
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pgf package + pstricks | MikTeX | still 'broken' [duplicate]

So, after waiting until today (Jan. 8) to try updating pgf for my MikTeX install(s), went ahead and gave it a try (first after backing everything up in my MikTeX root directories). Install pgf using ...
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Conflict with \fi in figure captions

I have the following preamble: \documentclass[11pt]{book} % PACKAGES % graphics packages \usepackage{graphics} \usepackage[pdftex]{graphicx} % negative phantoms (\nphantom, \nhphantom, \...
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incompatible mcexam and comment packages?

I need a help in the following code> I don't know what is the issue exactly !! \documentclass[twoside]{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{comment} % set fonts \...
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makecell conflicts with xcolor [duplicate]

In this minimum working example, makecell conflicts with the table option inside the xcolor package. However, it does not conflict on the system of one of my friends although we have exactly the same ...
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conflict between \include and the \hyperref package

In the MWE below, an error is thrown by the command sequence pdflatex mwe ; pdflatex mwe when mwe.tex is \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage{hyperref} \includeonly{} \begin{document} \include{refFile} ...
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Issues loading and using chemmacros

I need to draw a few molecular hybrid orbitals and I'm going to use chemmacros. I've been reading about compatibility issues existing with this package, but I cannot get it loaded in anyway. Using ...
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Is there an incompatibility between the packages calc and siunitx? (\GenericError […])

The following code does not compile: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{calc} \usepackage{siunitx} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{p{.5cm}p{\widthof{\textbf{AAAAAAAAA}}}l} &\textbf{...
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How to add subcaption to tikz

I need to place three tikz pictures side by side, and assign one caption to the triple and a subcaption to each tikz. I currently use subcaption package and it works well. However, I need migrate to ...
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babel + textcomp + redefining \LaTeX

I see this with TeXLive 2018, which includes version 3.26 of babel.sty (2018/10/16 3.26"). I think this works with some earlier versions of babel.sty, but I'm not sure where the cutoff is. \...
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Incompatibility between babel-french and tasks

There seems to be an incompatibility between these two packages. Look at these two MWE: The right one \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tasks} %\usepackage[french]{babel} \begin{document} \begin{...
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compatibility between picinpar and hvfoat

I updated recently my packages. Since this update, I have an error when I try to use the environment figwindow from the package picinpar with the package hvfloat. I get the following error message: ...
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Czech babel and chemmacros clash - reaction arrow not displayed

Clash between czech babel and chemacros in displaying reaction arrows, resulting in chemformula error: "unknown-arrow" The arrow type <-> doesn't exist on line 19. If czech babel is switched ...
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xparse/command-already-defined

Hello I am trying to use the following class (yReport.cls) from this link https://github.com/HarveySheppard/yLaTeX I am using MikTex 2.9 and I have installed the relevant packages, fonts and cls ...
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Subcaption incompatible with babel-farsi

I am trying to use some farsi words in my text. I also have to use subcaption for my pics. But I am getting the following error: ! Package caption Error: The `subcaption' package does not work ...
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Conflict between breqn and newtxmath packages

I was typesetting a document. I have imported the breqn package and everything is working just fine. I decided that I did not like the default Computer Modern math font, so I wanted to change it to ...
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Not able to use images if I call gb4e.sty

My tags are follows: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{gb4e,qtree,skull} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \includegraphics[width=\textwidth]{../74934_Art/Hackl.jpg} \caption{...
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Combining calc and perpendicular coordinates in tikz

As it is described there, the following does not compile: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{calc} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \node at (0, 0) (node1) {Hello}; \node ...
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Tikz coordinates relative to one node

Using both calc and |- would be a convenient way to refer to "inner, relative coordinates" of a node, with (0, 0) meaning node.center, (0, 1) meaning node.east and (.3, -.5) meaning somewhere precise ...
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Is there any site that shows me what are older packages which are replaced by newer ones? [duplicate]

Currentyl I am using a template from our university which is from 2010. I added some packages etc. but now I am not sure if there are "duplicates" of packages I am using. For example I have \...
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Why `parskip` package makes margin notes misaligned?

I have to merge two lengthy files, one of which is using the marginnote package and the other needs the parskip package. If I use them at the same time the command I use to label years in the margin, ...
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Footnotes are not correctly linked

I'm writing my thesis and using a lot of packages. When I create a \footnote, the number appears with a link, but when I click the document goes to the first page. I read about some packages that ...
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tufte-book and gb4e and footnotes / sidenotes

When using the tufte-book class (and other tufte classes, I imagine), footnotes / sidenotes seem to break the instant you load the gb4e package. This compiles correctly, and displays a sidenote as ...
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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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How to find the packages causing an apparent incompatibility problem?

I am intending to change a document to use the glossaries-extra package. When I add \usepackage{glossaries-extra} to my preamble (or rather a file loaded with \input supposed to contain the \...
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Biblatex and newtxmath are not working together

I want use biblatex and newtxmath. But using both gives me following warning Package biblatex Error: Incompatible package 'etextools'. \begin{document} and a number of errors. It seems that newtxmath ...
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use Minitoc with KOMA-Script (scrbook)

I'm using the KOMAscript scrbook class together with the minitoc package. When I compile, I get the message Usage of package minitoc together (scrbook) with a KOMA-Script class is not ...
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How to solve subcaption package compatibility issue when using babel package with arabic option?

I am trying to include some Arabic text but I am getting the following error: ! Package caption Error: The `subcaption' package does not work correctly (caption) in compatibility mode. ...
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blank page after includeonly

Following this previous post regarding a conflict between \includeonly and the hyperref package, here is another problem I found with \includeonly. With the following mwe,a first compilation ...
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biber and biblatex are incompatible [closed]

I am new to LaTeX and am writing my thesis in TexMaker and MiKTeX. I am having an issue with incompatible biber and biblatex versions. I have gone through several other threads here and am pretty ...
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Is there a workaround for Packages Comment and Sagetex incompatibility?

I use the "Comment package" to write exercises with or without solutions. But I also want to use the "Sagetex package" to write the solution without typos. There seems to be an incompatibility between ...
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package conflict between polyglossia and arabTeX

I have the following MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{arabtex} \usepackage{polyglossia} \setdefaultlanguage{french} \begin{document} \setarab \fullvocalize \transtrue \arabtrue ...
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Has anyone kept a copy of LamsTeX version 1?

I wrote my PhD thesis (back in spring 1990) in LamsTeX version 1 (version 2 came out in 1991). I would like to recompile my thesis manuscript but on CTAN only version 2.01 is available (and I noticed ...