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Problem while updating MiKTeX - How to solve?

I 'm trying to update MiKTeX packages by MiKTeX console (from here), but I get this error message: The remote package repository is not online. You have to choose another repository. Informations ...
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Metadata in PDF with XeLaTeX: Title doesn't change and hyperref gives warning

I would like to define a title which will show in the pdf instead of the file name. My code is as follows. But when I compile it, it doesn't change the title, and on top of that I get the warning ...
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When trying to install MiKTeX: Windows API error 5: Access is denied

I tried to download the current version (2.9(.7086)) of MiKTeX for Windows (64 bit). When I try to install it (no matter if only for one user or all, I tried both) it shows me the following error ...
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My latex document can't seem to decode properly accentuated and other special french characters

My editor (TexMaker) is using utf-8 by default and when i try to use it in my preamble instead of latin it gives me errors! and right now i'm using latin and it dosen't decode properly my document! ...
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A miktex configuration file could not be loaded

And how do I fix this ? My Miktex can't download any packages.
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Weird update behavior in portable MiKTeX version

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 Setup Wizard ignores --user-install

I am trying to set up a MiKTeX installation for Multiple Users on the same PC (OS: Windows 10), where the user installed packages get installed into a shared directory. On MiKTeX Documentation there ...
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Why I get “emergency stop” for simplest template in TeXnicCenter?

I'm newbie in LaTeX and sorry for silly question from my side. I'm using TeXnicCenter compiler and always get "emergency stop" for every template I've downloaded. what's wrong with that? what's the ...
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A drastic difference in compilation time between two machines

I am typesetting a book with about 650 pages and little formatting beyond the TOC, chapters and sections. There is a handful of \index (but I do not build the index) and each of 10 chapters begins ...
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TeXworks takes more than 20 minutes to start

I have a MiKTeX installation on Windows 10 on a relatively powerful machine. A few weeks ago, TeXworks started to hang on startup. It now takes up to 25 (!) minutes when starting and consumes about ...
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Error with lstlisting environment

currently I have a problem with the lstlisting environment. Every time I try to include this to my LaTeX document, the compiler stuck at the point "C:/Users/xxxx/AppData/Local/Programs/MiKTeX 2.9/tex/...
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2 installations of latex and lyx

(o.s windows 10 64 bit) today I've installed lyx 2.3.1 from a hebrew website. now the installation didnt find my current miktex installation (which is in program files folder) so it automatically ...
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IguanaTex ttfonts.map Missing

I am just starting to use Latex in windows 10.I've installed MikTex 2.9,updated it today and installed the IguanaTex AddIn for MS PowerPoint 2007.However every time I type a latex code on IguanaTex ...
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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 ...