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{indexing} is about creating an index or similar lists for your document, usually by means of executing makeindex.

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Index in caption (of figure) and multiple index (splitindex) and tex4ebook yield to problem

The following MWE shows the error in the resulting epub: In the figure captions the index entry within the figure caption is not correctly set in the epub. \documentclass{report} \usepackage[T1]{...
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Index entries on the same page

I have the command \index[subjectindex]{foo}% on several places in the text. Two of them are on the same page, so I get in the index foo, 7, 7, 11, 22 which I would like to avoid. I can do it manually,...
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Why is \printindex not working?

I have the following document: \documentclass[a5paper]{report} \usepackage[12pt]{moresize} \usepackage{fullpage} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[pass]{geometry} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[...
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How to differentiate index entries using the knowledge package

I'm using the knowledge package to mark definitions and simplify the creation of an index. My entries are all defined as in the following example: \documentclass{book} \usepackage[paper,makeidx]{...
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Index not properly updating in a multifile document using standalone/import

I'm working on a large text, using multiple .tex files. I use the standalone / import packages to merge them into one single pdf document. At this time there are roughly 10 different .tex files ...
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Subindex sorted by occurrence

In a mathematical document, I have several indices. As I am not a LaTeX programmer I have no idea how to make only the symbol index to be sorted by occurrence. The question Symbol index sorted by ...
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Displaying chapter numbers in indexes with hyperref's links

I have a long document, consisting of 40 chapters. I want to index two different things, so I use imakeidx to have multiple indexes. When the indexes are displayed, I would like them to show, for each ...
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Pagenotes with multiple index and useage with tex4ebook - needs support

Please refer to \index in \pagenote with splitindex option (for multiple index) With the following MWE no epub could be made with tex4ebook. \documentclass{report} \usepackage{index} \usepackage[...
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Index for roles in a script?

I am making multiple scripts for a project. There are basically 10 or so roles, and in each document, I want to have an index in the front of the document, after a table of contents, that has the page ...
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Bibleref-xidx : sections for Old Testament and New Testament

I'm planning to use bibleref-xidx to generate a Scripture index where the verses appear as sub-items of the chapters: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{etoolbox,indextools,bibleref-xidx} \usepackage[...
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`indextools` confilict with tikz library `external`

OS (Environment) TeX 3.141592653 (TeX Live 2023/Arch Linux) kpathsea version 6.3.5 Copyright 2023 D.E. Knuth. MWE(minmal working example) to reproduce this error, the minmal working example (main.tex)...
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Index subentries be alphabetized by the topics following the connective words/phrase

I need to arrange the subentries in alpha order not with the words like and, as, the, and for etc. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{makeidx} \makeindex \begin{document} This is for test\index{...
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Indexing when using the l3doc class

I am using the l3doc class for a write-up the document needs to index both macros as well as normal indices, i.e; cases with normal words not commands. \documentclass{l3doc} \usepackage{makeidx} \def\...
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How to get page numbers of Index and bibliography

Here is a skeleton .tex file for a book \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{book} \usepackage{makeidx} \usepackage[nottoc,notlof,notlot]{tocbibind} % Put the bibliography in the ToC \makeindex \begin{...
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Automatically indexing digraphs as single letters

I'm working on a document that contains many older Danish names and places, from when Å was still the Aa-digraph. I want these entries to sort correctly, ie. in the order A..Z Æ Ø Aa/Å. Looking in the ...
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index{} reference inside lstlisting when using matlab-prettifier

I have been using matlab-prettifier with success. But when I tried to add index 'references' inside the MATLAB comments I ran into trouble. I tried to implement the StackExchange suggestion given in '...
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How to create a new index entry using imakeidx package?

THIS IS NOT A DUPLICATE OF THE FOLLOWING ANSWERS! Makeindex cannot generate subsubsub.. index entries How to Permit 4-Level Deep Index Entries (was, "Why are Index Entries Rejected?"} ...
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Problem with citation of authors having user defined command in their names

I have a problem using polski package simultaneously with imakeidx and biblatex. I only use the command \dywiz from package polski which is defined as \def\dywiz{\kern0sp\discretionary{-}{-}{-}\...
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Problem with index when using tex4ebook and sanitize-umlaut

I used the package sanitize-umlaut for more convenient use of indexing in german. But producing an ebook the index lacks links to the index entries. Here is the MWE: \documentclass{report} \...
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Index in Table of Contents Points to Bibliography

Because of utilizing xepersian package, I need to use makeidx package in order to produce an index for my book, which I have provided what I consider a minimally working example for it down below. My ...
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index entry that only refers to another entry

How can I add an entry to an index (I am using imakeidx) that simply refers to another entry, without carrying any page numbers itself? In particular I would use this for abbreviations. For instance, ...
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Idxlayout Paragraph Form---Adding a Period to Certain Page Numbers

This is a follow-up to Automatically Add a Period After Last Page Number in Each Index Entry Consider the MWE: \begin{filecontents*}{style.ist} delim_t "." \end{filecontents*} \...
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Automatically Add a Period After Last Page Number in Each Index Entry

Consider the MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{imakeidx} \makeindex \newcommand\pagedot[1]{#1.} \usepackage{idxlayout} \begin{document} This is a sentence.\index{\textbf{Corresponds to ...
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How to Adjust Index Column Width and Add a Vertical Line Separator?

MWE: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{imakeidx} \let\cleardoublepage\clearpage \makeindex \usepackage{idxlayout} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \thispagestyle{empty} This is a sentence to be ...
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Acro package: How to print only one form (short or long) in the abbreviation list? How to swap long and short form in printed list?

For my paper (medieval studies) I would like to create a list of mentioned persons and a list of mentioned manuscripts (they often have only a signature but no name in the strict sense). For this I ...
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Labels or keys of tcbtheorems in a section

I'm sure a lot of people asked this already, but I'm not able to find the correct answer. I want to keep track of my label/keys that I was giving a tcbtheorem. I don't know the best practise to ...
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\index in \pagenote with splitindex option (for multiple index)

How does \expandafter works here? The following code needs to be completed. I assume that some of you might do this with ease, hopefully. The intention is: to propagate the letter n (or any other, for ...
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LaTeX: how to include an index in the middle of a book

I need to include an index in the middle of a book, because I am writing a multi-volume work by splitting a large pdf into 5 volumes, and the index should appear at the end of the first volume. If I ...
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\index inside \pagenote. How to propagate the pagenote number correctly?

The following MWE is taken from \index inside footnote: How to propagate the footnote number correctly with index package? and used with the pagenote package. The index result shows: inside second ...
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\index{} within \pagenote{} does not work, when using \emph{} in \index{}

The following MWE shows 4 index entries, with 2 different wordings, and 2 in ordinary text, and 2 in \pagenote. 2 are normalfont, the other 2 are emphasized. The result should be 2 indexes, 1 with ...
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xindy with arbitrary locations (not page numbers): no sort, no ranges, hyperlinks

I'm trying to write an index using "locations" that are not page numbers but some kind of sections (not with proper sectioning commands either). These locations are just numbers with ...
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Barred indices equation

How to make the below equations with bars being precisely above selected indices and not crossing other unbarred indices? \begin{equation} \frac{1}{\alpha'}\int_\Sigma d^2x[g_{\mu\nu}\...
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How to manage the copyright notice for a composite document?

I'm creating several documents in which different sections come from different sources and thus have potentially different copyright notices. I'd like all copyright notices to appear in one place (...
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How to use \pause without increasing the index in a beamer? [duplicate]

I am using the expex package in a beamer file. Every time I use the command \pause, all the indices in that frame would increase by one. I would want to know whether there is a way to get rid of it. \...
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\index add spaces in text

I am writing a document with many indexed entries. I noted that this adds extra unwanted space in the text. Here is a MWE. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{imakeidx} \makeindex \...
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\index in \newcommand breaks MakeIndex

When I use \index, everything is ok, but when I use \newcommand instead, some large symbols can not show: \documentclass[a4paper,openany,12pt]{amsbook} \usepackage{imakeidx} \makeindex[name = index, ...
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Alphabet order in index and index spacing

I had the following problem with the index: The alphabet order of the words in English: I have the order of capital letters come first then the order of small letters come next. I need the order to ...
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How can I get exactly one space in .idx? I know how to get two or none, but not just one

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{ltxdoc} \makeatletter \newcommand*\myindex[3]{% \doc@providetarget \index{#1:\levelchar#2\actualchar{\ttfamily#3}\doc@handleencap{usage}}% } \...
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Latex (book) is printing last section number at top of Index

I am typesetting a book with Sections. Using TeXShop. Using imakeidx. I'd like to have the index in the toc without a section number. Right now everything is fine except that instead of the heading &...
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Indexing a critical edition (edtext and ibibleverse) according to \pstart and line

Currently working on a critical edition with parallel translation, using reledmac, reledpar and bibleref-french. For the indexing of this text, I use indextools to get two indices: one for the ...
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Problem with imakeidx in the index

I'm trying to align an item of my index. Concretely, the item is created by using imakeidx. My most relevant code is the following: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{book} \usepackage{geometry} \usepackage[...
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How to declare section who appear on the printed TOC but not on the PDF’s index

Everything seems to be on the title. Here is my MWE: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \tableofcontents \section{Section 1} Content of section 1. \section{Section 2} Content of section 2. \...
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How to change the index of a certain section

I'm having a problem with numbering sections in my project. I want to remove a certain ordinal index, and then replace it with another number. For instance, I have 10 sections, which are normally ...
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Reorganise table of contents by section not chapter

I have my document in chronological order with a chapter a day. But the contents should be ordered by section, chapter, then subsection (i.e. Experiment-Date-Method). I cannot find a way of doing this ...
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bibleref-parse package: typeset repeated books as separate entries

The code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{bibleref-parse}% \usepackage{makeidx} \makeindex \begin{document} \pibibleverse{John 3:16;5:12;1Co 3:12-14,18} \printindex \end{document} typesets the ...
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A sorting of multilingual index in alphabetical order doesn't work with xindy

I want to create a multilingual (Russian and English) alphabetical index. makeidx doesn't work with Cyrrilic symbols, so as far as I know the best solution is to use xindy option in imakeidx. I tried ...
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How to automatically index the full name of acronyms from glossaries?

I want to automatically index the full qualified names from acronyms specified with glossaries package, when using the acronym in text. I tried with the acronym package and this answer: https://tex....
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glstext-like command for page number in glossary list

I want to modify link texts, which are page numbers by default, in the glossary list. After some searching, I only find glstextformat which customises the link from main body to the glossary list. I ...
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memoir: Using pagenote number in index

Using the MakeIndex (via memoir class), I would like to index a page note by referencing the page number (in the Notes section where the note appears) as well as the note number. Attempts to include \...
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LaTeX Indices: 'passim'

Is it possible to add an entry to the index that is 'passim'? This is used to mean "everywhere" or "throughout". So you'd have something like: Frege, Gottlob, passim TIA.
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