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MiKTeX PDF Viewer Extremely Blurry

I'm new to LaTeX and having trouble with the pdf viewer. When I compile my document, the pdf viewer is extremely blurry - barely readable - at what seems like a reasonable level of zoom (Fit to Width, ...
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! LaTeX Error: File `pgf-pie.sty' not found

I run my tex-doc on a pc and a mac. Unfortunately it does not compile on my mac anymore. I get following message: ! LaTeX Error: File `pgf-pie.sty' not found. After updating Texmaker, reinstalling ...
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Cannot get access to packages with MikTex on Windows

I previousyl used Texstudio on my mac and didn't have any problem. I'm trying to install latex on my PC at work. I installed MikTex but it seems that my computer has trouble gettin the package. I ...
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Change Packages

Is it possible to change packages that are installed by miktex? If I install a package manually, the .sty and .def files are textfiles and changeable. I thought it would be exactly like that, if ...
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Missing \begin{document} error with pgfplots

I am having trouble using pgfplots. I reinstalled my MikTeX 2.9 version because something broke. It's working fine, but when I try to use \usepackage{pgfplots} with pdfLaTeX I get the following: ...
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Trying to replicate a figure using animate package [closed]

I am trying to replicate animation in Figure 2. in Grahn's pdf. I am using animate package version 2019/01/23. I am compiling the LATEX file test.tex to pdf using pdflatex. The input, output files ...
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MikTex issue using ClearSans with XeLatex [closed]

I am running into some trouble trying to compile a document using the ClearSans font with XeLaTeX. I am running an up-to-date copy of MikTex, all packages have been updated yesterday. The following is ...
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Wrong slide size with beamer, pstricks and Texlive [closed]

This is a followup of my question here and uses the same setup. MWE (test.tex): \documentclass[dvips]{beamer} \usepackage{pstricks} \psset{unit=1mm} \begin{document} \begin{frame}\frametitle{Test}...
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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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latexdiff error: The system cannot find the file specified

After an apparently mandatory Windows update screwed up my PATH variables and Controlled Folder Access, I took great pains to reconfigure (and even reinstall) MikTeX 2.9 so that the usual routines ...
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Swedish characters in the MikTeX TeXworks window

I use W7 at home and tested MiKTeX 2.9. When write in Swedish, I use the Swedish vowels å, ä and ö. They are not visible in the TeXworks window. Any idea how to set this up?
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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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Change to sty file does not affect usage

I changed a command in one of the sty files of a template. Sadly using this command still gives the old result. I am running MikTex 2.9 and ran initex --update-fndb Still there was no change. I ...
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reinstalling MiKTeX

After a few problems with MiKTeX (see here, here and here) I decided to delete the current MiKTeX and reinstall it. I uninstalled MiKTeX from MiKTeX Console, but some folders named "miktex" (in ...
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Me too: \includepdf only shows first page [closed]

I have the same problem as described by adam.baker in this post: \includepdf only shows first page, despite having multiple pages. (This seems to be not limited to pdfpages, because graphicx with ...
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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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miktex-portable-2.9.6942.exe under win10

I have downloaded miktex-portable-2.9.6942.exe to run on usb flash drive. But on my computer, the console never appears opening. It seems starting running but desappears quickly without taskbar icon. ...
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Biber and biblatex version mismatch despite correct versions installed [duplicate]

So, after a biber update a few days back I get the following message: ERROR - Error: Found biblatex control file version 3.4, expected version 3.5. This means that your biber (2.12) and ...
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MikTeX repository connection issues

As it seems, I am having issues with my Miktex (2.9) distribution, as I am not able to download necessary packages, neither on the fly nor via the package manager. The following error message keeps ...
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MikTeX Console stop working [closed]

Two weeks ago i observe that in recent days (after last Windows upgrade at January 1st ?) the MikTeX Console stop works. Clicking on its icon show some activities that it (try to) start, but its ...
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Winedt10.2 and MikTex 2.9 Wrong DVI mode driver option `dvipdfm'

I am using Winedt10.2 and MikTeX2.9. I wanna run a thesis template which runs well on the older Winedt version. I am getting the error "LaTeX Error: File `hypernat.sty' not found". How can I fix ...
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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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ProTeXt with MiKTeX downloading issue

I used ProTeXt to download MiKTeX, and after ProTeXt finished I began downloading MiKTeX. It's been downloading for many hours now, and I was wondering if this is normal. I keep getting the error "A ...
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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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MikTex doesn't install tikz [duplicate]

I installed MikTex on my PC. Now I want to create a document. Always if I want to include tikz I get the following Error: File `tikz.sty' not found. \author But MikTex didn't tried to install ...
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Still not finding the .sty file even after package installation and refreshing file name database!

I am a beginner to LaTeX. Problem started when I was typing some equation in TeXstudio and faced problem regarding missing packages, specifically the .sty file. I looked upto some videos on the ...
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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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Path & Compilation issue | Texmaker MikteX

I've just installed MiKTeX and TeXMaker on my PC (previously worked on Overleaf which is fine until you have to write a whole master thesis). I have trouble while trying to compile a document, cf. ...
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How to use Garamond font in Vietnamese

I'm trying to use Garamond font family using mathdesign package in a Vietnamese document. My goal is to get the text in the box: This is the page 18 of this document which is exactly a translation of ...
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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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Error “latexmk: The script engine could not be found” in VS Code using MikTeX 2.9

LaTeX-Workshop on VS Code keeps printing this error: latexmk: The script engine could not be found. latexmk: Data: scriptEngine="perl.exe", scriptName="latexmk" I installed 'latexmk' via MikTeX ...
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How to update database with local files for LaTeX in MiKTeX 2.9?

When adding a local folder to the database, for example for custom .sty files, in former versions of MiKTeX one would then update the database so that LaTeX finds new files there. However, I did not ...
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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/DVIPS fails to install a font

I'm trying to compile a file using dvips. I use MikTex 2.9 on Windows 10. However, MikTeX fails to install the font I use: @antquabr7t. (See error output below.) Alternatively, I try to include a ...
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Different output with the same code

If I compile this code in my system (Windows 10, Miktex 2.9, Tikz 3.01a) everything is fine except that the rotated formulas are shifted to the right so that the bottom one straddles the right side ...
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Problems with Miktex and Texlipse [closed]

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 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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Biber in MiKTeX on Ubuntu

I installed MiKTeX 2.9 on a fresh Ubuntu 18.04 LTS following the instructions on the MiKTeX homepage: https://miktex.org/howto/install-miktex-unx However it seems that biber is not included in this ...
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“Required file tex/latex/arabi/bblopts/cfg is missing” followed by (files not found)

I just installed MikTex 2.9 and Winedt 10.3 on my work computer at the University. When I tried creating my first document in Winedt by using an old preamble that I've used before (running LaTeX first ...
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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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! 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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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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pdflatex from Miktex crashes

I just installed Miktex (2.9, 64-bit, the default download) on this machine and tried using it with Texmaker but the compilation seems to crash. I tried running pdflatex from a terminal and got the ...
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MiKTeX 2.9 Console

I had cause recently to re-install MiKTeX 2.9 and notice the addition of the MiKTeX Console which makes checking for loaded packages and package updating a lot clearer. In my previous installation ...
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Can I run a file using MiKTeX and TeX Live?

In my university the computers have MikTeX installed, but I'm having problems to install and update packages in MikTeX (Error installing packages on-the-fly). I've never used TeX Live and due to this ...
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MikTeX does not find minionpro.sty

Recently, MikTeX came through a large update that introduces MikTeX console. Since then I have troubles figuring out what to do in particular situations. Recently I wanted to install MinionPro ...
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Missing packages on TexMaker (Windows)

Using TexMaker and having installed MikTeX, where I opted to install missing packages on the fly (even 'untested' ones), I still find I don't have the packages. I tried to verify the connection source ...
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What is wrong with my MiTeX 2.9 update?

I updated my MikTeX 2.9 two days ago. After that I cannot run it. The screen has only one line appears and ask to install a package tex\generic\dehyph-exptl\dehypht-x-2017-03-31.tex everytimes. So ...