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I updated Miktex today and then cannot compile

I updated Miktex today and then cannot compile. My minimal tex code is: (File name: try.tex) \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \begin{document} \end{document} My compile code is: latexmk.exe -...
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MiKTeX: File hyperref.cfg is missing

After updating my MiKTeX-Installation (dated 2020-01-29) I am unable to compile my LaTeX-files. Here is my MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \href{www.google.com}{...
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Undefined control sequence in TeXstudio even after bugfix

I write my text in Windows 10 and using TexStudio. I recently updated both my MikTeX and TeXstudio to the latest versions. After the update the tex files that were working before start throwing the ...
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I can't update MiKTeX package-manifests.ini invalid value definition

I get an error in TeX Studio for File `polynom.sty' not found. When I open MiKTeX Console to Check for Updates or Update package database I get an error message, then sometimes MiKTeX Console crashes....
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How can I update font map files in User mode?

On my MiKTeX 2.9.7206 installation, the MiKTeX console has a drop down menu that lets me update font map files in Admin more, but it does not give me any option to update in User mode.  What folder ...
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Package ifluatex Error

I am new with LaTeX. I was trying to prepare a presentation with beamer package. However, the error that Package ifluatex Error: Name clash, \ifluatex is already defined appears whenever I try to ...
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A specific problem with mathastext (last updated of 2019/11/14 november, using console of MikTeX)

This afternoon I have update with MikTeX console the latest updated packages. Yesterday everything worked well but now I get this error message. Why? Tomorrow I will have to give the test to my ...
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Problems following Miktex Update (Admin) : copystart.exe and mpm_mfc.exe shortcuts not found

My PC works withs Windows 10, regularly updated and Miktex 2.9 for years. Today, i've run the Package Udpate manager (As Admin) tha tended normally. Since that operation, I've now a lot of problems. ...
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MikTex update - What does the “to be repaired” message mean?

Today, I wanted to udpate my MiKTeX install, but among required and optional update informations for my packages, I also got a to be repaired message, see below I thought this would be mentioned ...
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problem with Greek after an update

I 'm writing a book in Greek. The code is this: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt,twoside]{book} \usepackage[english,greek]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{kerkis} \begin{document} ...
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MiKTeX Console Updates Error: 503 [closed]

I'm use MIKTeX in windows and i can not update the packages, when i press the Check for updates button, it return an error, here is : My computer configuration: MiKTeX: 2.9 OS: Windows 7 Ultimate, ...
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Several MikTeX's and WinEdt

If I have several MikTeX's distributions on my Win 8, which one is chosen by WinEdt 9.0? See also my question here. There is stated that WinEdt chooses one automatically.
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MiKTeX 2.9 update packages and shortcut of MiKTeX

I have done a full update of the packages of MiKTeX 2.9, it worked fine, no error message and the too old package that was blocking the compilation do not block anymore my compilation Fine, BUT all ...
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Weird update behavior in portable MiKTeX version [closed]

Recently, I did a fresh installation of portable MiKTeX version "miktex-portable-2.9.6942.exe" on an USB stick; "miktex-portable-2.9.6942.exe" was downloaded from the MiKTeX website. After the first ...
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Miktex error when updating or installing packages

I keep getting an error every time I update or install a new package from the Miktex Console. This is what I get: GENERAL MIKTEX INFORMATION Date: 2019-05-27 20:32:33 MiKTeX: 2.9.7050 OS: Windows 10 ...
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Miktex console is not opening

Recently after updating MiKTeX 2.9 the console did not open again. I try deleting everything and installing MiKTeX again. This didn't work at all. Every time I try to execute miktex-console.exe ...
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MiKTeX update error (Windows API error 32): MiKTeX console already in use

I just downloaded MiKTeX with the goal of using TeXstudio. My laptop is running Windows 10 Pro. After installing MiKTex 2.9.6942, when I try to install updates using the MiKTeX Console (as per the ...
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Pstricks stops working after update 18-2-19, problem with pgf? [duplicate]

I tried to fix my problem with dotsymbols in pstricks (see my question) and end up with an update of several packages in miktex. Now (after update) pstricks stops working. I get the following error: (...
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problem with MiKTeX and MiKTeX Console

I had a problem with MiKTeX after updating (see here). I suggested to do something with MiKTeX Console, but I couldn't find anywhere MiKTeX Console. So I decided to reinstall MiKTeX. Then MiKTeX ...
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problem with MiKTeX after updating

I use Windows 10 Pro and I updated MiKTeX for solving that problem. The problem now is that when I select: MiKTeX package manager, system says that mpm_mfc_admin.exe can't be found, MiKTeX settings, ...
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TikZ node text color not working with latest MiKTeX release [duplicate]

Please consider the following MWE: \documentclass{article} \PassOptionsToPackage{usenames,dvipsnames,svgnames,table}{xcolor} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \par Text before ...
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Help to solve the issue with re-install MiKTeX 2.9

For reasons unknown to me I had to uninstall old MikTeX due to console problems after an update six days ago and with the recent installation of MiKTeX 2.9.6930 I have actually problems with ...
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How does the file name database, in MikTeX, resolve the files it catalogs?

I recently updated my MikTeX distribution (The new interface is really nice by the way, Thank You to the contributors/developers) and I got curious about the path resolution of files when compiling a ...
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An error in pgf libraries after an update [duplicate]

I made an update in my miktex system today on windows 8.1, without saving the old one (which is a very bad idea, I know !). When I com[ile the following document: \documentclass[12pt]{book} \...
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“File tikz.sty not found” error after updating MiKTeX 2.9 [duplicate]

After the update today I get the error message: File `tikz.sty' not found. There must be a problem with the latest version of MiKTeX 2.9.
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pdflatex: Compilation does not terminate - again

I do use MikTeX (with MikTeX Console 2.9.6888) and today I tried to update my packages. I experienced some errors during the update but single package update was installed after a restart and another ...
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Miktek update : SSL connect error

in advance I am well aware that I am asking a question that has already been asked but I can not solve the problem and I would like a more basic description of the resolution of the problem. I wanted ...
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Reinstalled MikTeX and now latex.exe doesn't work on simple document

I reinstalled just now (updating packages seemed broken) in order to help look at fixing another question I posted. \documentclass[varwidth]{standalone} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{amsmath, ...
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MikTeX update from basic install (2.9.6850) fails with fatal error

Windows 7 Pro (64bit), account with admin rights: Installing "for all" basic MiKTeX 2.9.6850 works okay, all settings as per default. However, when I try to update it using MiKTeX Console (Admin), I ...
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I installed MiKTeX but I can't compile the file

I installed MiKTeX but I can't compile the file. This file worked perfectly on another computer This is pdfTeX, Version 3.14159265-2.6-1.40.19 (MiKTeX 2.9.6840 64-bit) entering extended mode (...
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MiKTeX won't connect to server [closed]

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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How to update LuaTeX binary (TeXLive on GNU/Linux)?

MikTeX provides access to the latest binaries through the miktex-nxt update channel. While being windows-only all these years, in 2018, it looks like Mr Schenk is extending his distribution to certain ...
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MikTeX Console cannot check for updates with error message below [closed]

MiKTeX Problem Report Message: The package definition file could not be parsed. Data: path="C:\Users\my_user_name\AppData\Local\Temp\mik19571\cellprops.tpm", column="1124", line="2" BTW, I cannot ...
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What happened to MiKTeX GUI based update tools?

Are they all gone and replaced by the Console? I am very used to the "Update" GUI from the Start menu and other links. I can't seem to find them now.
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MikTex 2.9 Error: A requested feature, protocol or option was not found built-in in this libcurl due to a build-time decision

Recently my (previously working) MiKTex installation started giving me the following error, when trying to install a package and updating. Does anyone have an idea what to do about this? I am on ...
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Beamer (Frankfurt theme) compilation discrepancy between latest and previous MiKTeX 2.9 releases

I am compiling the same beamer presentation below using two versions of MiKTeX 2.9 that are installed on different Windows machines and I am getting different outputs. The problematic output is the ...
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Miktex Package Manager Update leads to SSL Connect Error

After a couple of installs, and uninstalls, of the Miktex (version 2.9.6643-x64) on Windows 7, and following (1) some recommended changes of environment variables (in another question) and (2) ...
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Please give a link to MiKTeX 2.9 for Windows XP

I have downloaded file (from the site https://miktex.org/download ) basic-miktex-2.9.6643.exe but I can't run it under my Windows XP. Please give me any link to install files for any working release ...
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MikTeX installation fails with error “Not a file name database file (wrong signature)”

I am running MikTeX 2.9 on Windows 10 and updated my MikTeX packages today as an admin and afterwards as a normal user. During the last update, the MikTeX console and all other programs, that were ...
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MikTeX creates file MIKTEX-UPDATE.TMP which is caught by AppLocker

I have a problem with MikTeX in correlation with AppLocker. MikTeX is creating a file called C:\USERS\%USERNAME%\APPDATA\LOCAL\TEMP\MIKTEX-UPDATE.TMP during installation and this is caught by ...
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Problem with Beamer when I create some basic Slide

I have a problem when I try to create some basic slides with Beamer class. This started when I update the MiKTeX 2.9.6360 (It was on february 26, 2018). One of the updated package was Beamer. It's ...
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No log file in Texmaker after Miktex last update (2.9.6615 version)

(I have edited the post, with more information. It's my first post so sorry if I didn't explain the problem very well) I have linux Mint 18.3 Cinnamon (64 bits). After the Miktex's last update (2.9....
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MikTex update wizard not working

I'm trying to install some packages in Miktex, but I get an error that my repository is outdated. So then try to run the Miktex update wizard and get this error. I tried to find similar errors, but I ...
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Is there currently a problem with MikTeX repositories?

System: Windows 10, MikTeX 2.9., WinEdt 10.2 Since yesterday I have had strange problems with my TeX system. First I started getting messages not unlike these. Then nothing would work. I always got ...
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How to handle this MiKTeX update error?

After I installed MiKTeX 2.9, I got the following message in the MiKTeX update sorry, but something went wrong: the executed process did not succeed. filename=c:\programfiles\MIKTEX2.9\miktex\...
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How to update MiKTeX from 2.9 to 3.0?

I want to use arrow.meta, so I have to update MiKTeX from 2.9 to 3.0. I use miktex-update_admin to update MiKTeX, but the internet always breaks and even I finish the updating, the version is still 2....
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mpm --update ruins MiKTeX installation

After installing MiKTeX 2.9.6361 I tried to update all packages from CTAN (standard procedure from inside a script which sets up some other software which utilizes LaTeX). mpm --admin --verbose --...
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How to fix “LaTeX Error: File `beamerbasemodes.sty' not found”? [duplicate]

I am using MikTeX 2.9 on Windows 10 64-bit with texmaker. When I tried to compile a beamer presentation, I get a dialog window like this I select "Install" and then get the following error: ! LaTeX ...
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Problem in installing package [closed]

I have installed new window 7 and using latest version of Latex and MIKTEX. The problem is that when I try to install package from MIKTEX so I get the error "Couldn't resolve host name". I have an ...
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User and admin MiKTeX Update [closed]

I like to be updated. So from time to time I do an update of MiKTeX. I did it some days ago and just to see I do it again today. If I do the update with MiKTeK Update (admin) I got nothing to update (...