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Questions tagged [miktex]

MiKTeX is a widely used TeX distribution available for Windows.

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How to even start learning MetaPost using Windows?

I got interested in learning MetaPost but for some reason i can't find any reliable source on where i am supposed to start. All the manuals and guides i found start literally out of nowhere and what's ...
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Problems with Miktex and Texlipse

I'm trying to work with Eclipse (Texlipse) and MikTex but I have problems to make a project. Console send me the next information: running: C:\miktex29\miktex\bin\x64\pdflatex.exe -synctex=1 -...
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MiKTeX Couldn't connect to server

I am trying to install packages from the MiKTeX console. I keep getting an error that "Couldn't connect to server." I then went to "Packages" and tried to change the repository from "a random package ...
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Texmaker, log file not found. Miktex installed and path environment changed.

I have installed TexMaker and tried to process the file but received Error: Log file not found I have seen similar questions in here, suggesting that MikTeX should be installed and changing the path ...
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MikTeX can't to do updating

I try to do upadating MikTex version 6852 10/3/2018 and receive Miktex Error Report - MikTex console: The operation could not be completed because a required file failed verification. Details: ...
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Windows MikTeX can't find my .sty file

I posted a question like this earlier but I'm re-asking because I didn't ask properly before. I created a .sty file (preamble.sty) to help clean up my preamble but I'm having trouble actually using ...
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Unable to uninstall miktex from windows 8

I am not a highly technical computer person. Whenever I go to Control panel>Programs and features... and try to uninstall Miktex 2.9, miktex console appears, with two options (finish private set up/ ...
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MiKTeX broken after uninstalling and reinstalling it, “pdflatex did not succeed”

I ran into some issues with MiKTeX 2.9 so I uninstalled and reinstalled it (using net installer), in the hopes that the issues would be resolved. Instead MiKTeX seems to be completely broken now; when ...
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How to install .sty file manually in latex?

When i run the latex program, it shows as 'psfont.sty not found'. How can i fix this problem?. Many .sty file not run in my latex program. Is it possible to install these .sty file manually in latex?
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MiKTeX hyphenation not working on MacOS. (There is no hyphenation.)

I have just got my first Mac and I'm trying to setup Latex on my system. Everything seems to work fine, except that MiKTeX refuses to hyphenate words, and as a result my rows overflows the width of ...
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Errors during dvi

MiKTeX Problem Report Message: The page could not be rendered. Data: C:\Users\admin\Desktop\_________\_____.dvi: No such file or directory This is dvips(k) 5.99 Copyright 2010 Radical Eye Software (...
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Local Package MikTeX

I had to uninstall my Laptops Windows, then re-installed the MikTex 2.9 and editors: TexStudio and TexMaker. However, in the first run, a notification window is popping my asking me to choose the ...
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How to run TeXStudio on a PC?

I have already downloaded MiKTeX and TeXStudio and I would like to know how to run them.
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Getting xindy to run from a directory with an umlaut in its path

I use a Windows 10 setup with MiKTeX and I am trying to use xindy for index generation (for use with tex4ebook and the helpers4ht package). The xindy script was installed at the following location: C:...
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Istalling problem: API error 193

I've been trying to install basic miktex but at the end of install process, I am always ended up with an error detailed by the following log file: C:\ProgramData\MiKTeX\2.9\miktex\log\initexmf_admin....
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memoir - Redefine quote environment to avoid splitting on page breaks

I am using the memoir class and need to ensure that the quote environment does not split across pages. In one of my usages of the environment, it has two lines, where the first one is at the bottom of ...
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Undefined control sequence in the Siunitx sty file

I get this error each time i use siunitx. I am using siunitx version 2.7s, with miktex and texworks on PC. % !TEX TS-program = pdflatexmk %% \documentclass[a4paper,11pt,twoside]{report} \usepackage[...
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MiKTeX won't connect to server

I discovered that my MiKTeX installation (on a Windows 10 computer) is unable to connect to the package and/or update servers after installation. What's more, when I attempt to update or add a package,...
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Problems with with BibTeX using MikTeX 2.9

I'm currently trying to use MikTeX to write a paper, but whenever I compile into a PDF I get this error: This is BibTeX, Version 0.99d (MiKTeX 2.9.6800 64-bit) The top-level auxiliary file: EPQ.aux ...
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Package markdown failing with Miktex

I'm using Miktex 2.9 for Windows. When compiling: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{markdown} \begin{document} \begin{markdown} | xyz | abc | | --- |: --: | | 0 | 5 | |...
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BibTex Error Server is Currently Unavailable

starting with command line: bibtex thesis 2018-09-08 16:59:21,009+0200 INFO bibtex - installing package index triggered by bibtex\bib\index\test.bib 2018-09-08 16:59:21,734+0200 FATAL bibtex - The ...
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Running out of memory with MikTex

I am attempting to build a number of figures with tikz...one keeps failing to build and the log file indicates I'm running out of memory. I've used initexmf --edit-config-file pdflatex initexmf --...
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! Font \TU/lmr/m/n/12=[lmroman12-regular]:+tlig; at 12pt not loadable: metric data not found or bad

I'm currently using MikTeX 2.9.6809 and LuaTeX 1.07.0, and I cannot compile in LuaLaTeX (I can compile in XeLaTeX and pdfTex though). I fully updated MikTeX after encountering this error, still not ...
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TeX capacity exceeded on template

I am new to LaTeX and am currently working on a thesis. I was sent a template to create the thesis with so I assume that it works on other configurations. I installed MikTex and told it to install ...
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Equal sign inside equation is not working

I am using following equation in latex. (I am using texmaker editor in windows) $$E=mc^2$$ This gives me error. But when I remove the equal sign(=), the error is gone!!
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Trying to use minted package and getting error “Package minted Error: You must invoke LaTeX with the -shell-escape flag.” [duplicate]

I am using Windows 8.1, MiKTeX 2.9, TeXstudio. Everything including packages are fully updated. I am trying to compile this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{minted} \begin{document} \end{...
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Miktex console does not start

I use MikTeX 2.9 x64 under Windows 10 and so far everything was working fine. Starting today, when I try to initiate MikTeX console, by double clicking on miktex-console_admin.exe I get an error ...
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Latex for a Surface Go

can one install LateX/ MikteX/TexMaker on a surface Go? I have seen posts for the Surface Pro, but not for the Surface Go, which is a lot smaller and cheaper. I would like to avoid paying extra cash ...
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Texstudio can't generate the .pdf file

i'm new here and also in the lateX world, i'm sorry for my english (i'm italian) i'll try my best. few days ago i installed for the first time latex downloading miktex from the original site, then i ...
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MikTex doesn't find font in Windows 10

I have a problem using a font in MikTex 2.9 with XeLaTex on a Windows 10 machine. The font is a otf font that is installed in a Bold (KORELEVLIU-BOLD.OTF) and a Medium version (KOROLEVLIU-MEDIUM_0.OTF)...
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Write Form Field From MikTex (via Pandoc) which iTextSharp Can Parse

I'm doing some tests with iTextSharp to see it would work to automate a workflow I have. So, I am using Pandoc to generate some pdfs from markdown. But when I generate the files iTextSharp doesn't ...
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LyX 2.3.0 with MiKTeX on Windows 10 - Komascript class “scrreprt” not available

I have installed LyX 2.3.0 with MiKTeX on a Windows 10 machine. When opening a template I would like to use I get notified that the respective komascript class "scrreprt" is missing. So I went for ...
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How to Install a Document Class for LyX on Windows

I want to install the Document Class that the journal "Frontiers in Physics" requires. (Note: LyX does not list such a class as 'unavailable' [and, so answers to similar questions may not pertain]. In ...
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update went wrong

I updated today to the last MikTex (with the update manager). Since then I can't compile. The update ended with this error: What can I do? I'm not a wizard and I'm lost. Thanks
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Can't create bibliography while using an elsevier template

I am using Texmaker 5.0.2. I have downloaded "Elsevier reference styles" sample manuscript from https://www.elsevier.com/authors/author-schemas/latex-instructions However, I get the following error ...
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What to do to make Metafont stop emitting “! Emergency stop.” when i type \relax

Hello I have been trying to learn Metafont through the METAFONTbook, but when I try to use the \relax command it responds with: ! Emergency stop. I am using Metafont ver. 2.7182818 (MikTex 2.9....
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Unable to compile since last update

I updated MiKTeX this morning (08/26) since many binaries were updated. However the update ended with error messages. The new versions, according to MiKTeX Package Manager seem to be installed, but ...
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How to install a package on MikTeX portable?

I hope you take time reading my post...hehehhee I am making a resume using Latex. I downloaded a Latex resume template zip file from a site and tried to make a PDF file using Texmaker just to make ...
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XChapter.sty not found. Where to get the XChapter.sty latex file?

I am making a resume using Latex. I downloaded a Latex resume template zip file from a site and tried to make a PDF file using Texmaker just to make sure that the tex files in the downloaded Latex ...
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An input encoding problem

I have two similar (as far as I can say) installations of MikTex 2.9+Winedt 10.3 on two Windows 10 machines. When I LaTex a particular file on one machine, it compiles with no problem. On the other ...
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Reinstalled MiKTeX and cannot compile in TeXnic Center anymore

I have recently had problem installing packages as my MiKTeX was outdated. I reinstalled MiKTeX on my computer and now I cannot compile any more pdfs using my TeXnicCenter. I know that I have to ...
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RevTex 4-1 sample layout not functional in Lyx 2.2.3

I am trying to write a Physical Review Letter Style paper for the first time and I have always used Lyx instead of the raw Latex platform. I tried to run the sample template that comes along with Lyx ...
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Getting an exact copy of my Miktex installation on a new machine

I have the latest version of Miktex 2.9 installed on a Windows 10 machine. Through the years I have added fonts and packages to this installation (including some proprietary fonts) and the system ...
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PdfLatex Compiling does not stop?

A few weeks ago , I started using Basic Miktex with TexMaker , everything was working fine (even tho compiling used to take minutes !) . I uninstalled Basic Miktex and TexMaker and downloaded Complete ...
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Where to place a batch file in local texmf root to be findable by miktex and texstudio?

I created a batch file, which does some consecutive tasks. If I place that batch file in the same folder, like my main .tex source file, I can call it directly from TexStudio as e.g. a substituion for ...
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WinEdt 10 cannot compile PDF file

I have problem with my Winedt 10. I cannot compile my document. Before this I can just compile and the pdf file will come out. But not now. Not sure why. I didn't change the location of folders, did ...
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latexindent: Can't locate Log/Log4perl.pm in @INC (you may need to install the Log::Log4perl module)

I have Strawberry Perl and MiKTeX v2.9 installed on Windows 10 with the latexindent package installed via the MiKTeX console. However, running latexindent.pl in the command prompt results in the ...
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Installation Problem with Basic MiKTeX 2.9.6753 Installer

I am trying to install MiKTeX 2.9 using Basic MiKTeX 2.9.6753 Installer (64-bit) on a computer running Windows 10. Towards the end of the installation process, I receive the following error message: ...
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theorem counter and bclogo package (Miktex)

How to implement a counter theorem using bclogo package? \begin{bclogo}[couleur=blue!10,logo =\bcplume,noborder =true]{Theorem} Content .... \end{bclogo} %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%...
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MiKTeX path variable in Windows 10

My MiKTeX console reports a PATH issue: "MiKTeX exececutables [sic] have been installed in: C:\Users\Renate\AppData\Local\Programs\MiKTeX 2.9\miktex/bin/x64 This directory is not in the search ...