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nomenclature position before title page

I have a problem with the position of the nomenclature, it appears at the beginning of the thesis before the title page It should appear later list of content this my preamble \documentclass[12pt]...
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Nomenclature with framed box and alignment with parindent

I want to generate a nomenclature with the nomencl package, which should be in a framed box and where both the header and symbol column are aligned with the global parindent value. The document class ...
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Problem with factorials in nomenclature environment

I am using the following code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{nomencl} \makenomenclature \renewcommand{\nomname}{List of Abbreviations} \begin{document} \addcontentsline{toc}{section}{List of ...
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Automatically running nomenclature makeindex (on mac)

When I update the nomenclatures in my beamer presentation (file.tex) using texstudio on my mac, I run on the terminal command line: makeindex file.nlo -s nomencl.ist -o file.nls This works, but is a ...
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Position of tables strongly change when the nomenclature reaches a certain length

I have the following nomenclature in latex \setlength{\nomitemsep}{-\parskip} % Baseline skip between items \makenomenclature \renewcommand*\nompreamble{\begin{multicols}{2}} \renewcommand*\...
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How to use non-italic units in Nomenclature?

I tried using the siunitx package and converting the units to non-italic for the units that appear in the Nomenclature section as below: \nomenclature[a-av]{$a^v$}{Active specific surface area\nomunit{...
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How to display the name of symbols with glossaries-extra package?

I am trying to produce a document that has a list of acronyms and a separate list of symbols. My problem with the list of symbols is that I can't find how to add a name for the symbol itself. I ...
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How to control the space between header of 'Nomenclature' and first line?

I use \printnomenclature to generate my list of abbreviations. Unfortunately, the first line is directly underneeth the header. I had a similar issue with LOF and LOT and was able to get rid of the ...
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glossaries-extra symbols: setting the width of the name column and sorting mixed Greek/Latin entries

How to fix the following to set the name column width to the widest entry name? How to make the entries sorted in such a way that the Greek letters come first and are sorted before the Latin ones? Is ...
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Nomenclature sorting italic

main.tex \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage[intoc]{nomencl} \renewcommand{\nomname}{List of Abbreviations} \setlength{\nomlabelwidth}{6cm} \makenomenclature \begin{document} \include{...
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Numbering issue in \printnomenclature in latex

Here is the link to the latex template that I am using: https://www.overleaf.com/latex/templates/iitmdissertation-the-official-latex-template-for-theses-synopses-and-project-reports-in-iit-madras/...
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How can I reference acronyms using this template?

I was wondering how I can use this script (mostly for the way it styles the Nomenclature section because I know I can use \acrshort etc.) in combination with referring to the symbols and acronyms ...
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Mysterious error with output.nls file and nomencl package

I am using an Overleaf template to write my master thesis, which I have to hand in in 2 days. While finalizing the Symbol and Abbreviations List, I had an error while compiling the file. As I could ...
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List of acronyms: repetition

It is not exactly a LateX question but LateX users might have an interesting opinion on the question below. In a text I am working on, a few acronyms are used. Let's take the following example: ABCD ...
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Is it possible to add triggers (like the ones used in snippets) for quickly citing specific terms my text (LaTex, Overleaf)?

I am writing a paper that includes hundreds of species names, authors and years (e.g., Homo sapiens Linnaeus, 1758). It is very hard to keep track of all these details and fairly easy to accumulate ...
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Nomenclature not showing using vimtex / latexmk compilation set-up

I would like to include a list of symbols in my notes and am trying to do this using the nomencl package. Unfortunately, I can't get it to appear. I don't any error messages, but also no output. My ...
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three column nomenclature coding for the below image

creating three column nomenclature is hard, help me out
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Couldn't find input index file %.idx - Texmaker - single column elsevier 2023 template [duplicate]

I am writing a paper for elsevier journal, and I am using the new single column template (2023), I am trying to add the nomenclature to the paper, with the classical steps I have been done in the past:...
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Using \alpha in my nomenclature using \usepackage{acronym}

I have to add the greek symbol \alpha to my nomenclature. I am using \usepackage{acronym}. However, I keep getting errors when compiling. My nomenclature: \begin{acronym}[MPC] \acro{\alpha}[\alpha]{...
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Nomenclature: two row columns for a part

I am trying to create a nomenclature. I have 5 groups (A to E). I want to show only group C in two columns. The rest is fine. Is there a chance with package normenclature and multicol? \usepackage{...
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Widehat symbol at the same height of the text

I use \widehat to indicate estimated values in a document. Then I need to prepare a table in which for instance I show in the superscript section of the table: * is a superscript for dimensionless ...
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Alphabetical order with nomenclature

Good evening everybody, I am having a problem with the \nomencl package (with TeXstudio, the code is reported below). I separated the nomenclature into "Acronyms", "Greek Letters", ...
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Nomenclature generation fails on custom template class

I use this template class for my master thesis. It is very helpful and neat. However... I am not able to generate a nomenclature on it. I contacted the template's author but is very busy at the moment....
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Sort nomenclature alphabetically while grouping

I would like to sort the nomenclature in each group alphabetically (with respect to the symbols' descriptions). MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{nomencl} \makenomenclature ...
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Create nomenclature with 3 columns

I'd like to create a nomenclature which has three columns (Symbol, Beschreibung, SI-Einheit). So it should look like this: My code \documentclass[ pdftex,a4paper,11pt,oneside,fleqn, ...
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Nomenclature not showing

I'm composing a Master's Thesis on TexMaker. There is a Thesis.tex file which calls for every other file (Chapters, Thesis_Abstract, Thesis_Acknowledgements, Thesis_Dedication, Thesis_FrontCover, ...
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Errors when utilizing acronyms

When trying to create a nomenclature utilizing acronyms two errors mainly occur: I try to utilize $\dot{\bullet}$ in order to indicate a first order time derivative and I get a Missing \endcsname ...
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`nomencl`: error "Undefined control sequence. <argument> \list@fname"

I am writing a large document with a nomenclature using nomencl. Some \nomenclature{foo}{bar} entries cause the following error: Undefined control sequence. <argument> \list@fname I am trying ...
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How can I make a bold horizontal rule under list of symbols (nomenclature) title?

I want to place lines under the list of symbols(nomenclature) to make it more distinctive. How can I do that? I want to achieve something like this
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Add further grouping to nomenclature using {nomencl} + {etoolbox}

To add a nomenclature to my master thesis I follow overleaf's recommendation and use below code. Grouping is quite important for me. Unfortunately, I cannot figure out how to create subgroups by using ...
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How do I display list of symbols without using documentclass?

I am using a template provided by the school to write my thesis. On the main.tex I am using \documentclass[11pt]{thesis}. Now I am trying to add a list of symbols page, I am using this code \...
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Nomenclature using \nomencl with units far right and reference

I've been struggling to make nomenclature using the \nomencl package that has units at the far right but also a reference to an equation and or a page. Here is an MWE with auto-inserted references to ...
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How to add "Nomenclature" in "sn-article" Springer through winedt?

The problem: How to add a "Nomenclature" section for Springer journals in a 1-column format at the after abstract and before introduction? So, I googled a lot for this problem and finally ...
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Nomenclature does not appear when compiling

The abbreviation.tex file does contain all abbreviations in the following format. However, the nomenclature llist is not compiled. It does generate it on the overleaf online compiler when I just ...
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Create Nomenclature and Abbreviation separately on Latex

I have a thesis template, which allows me to add nomenclature. See below. \tableofcontents \listoffigures \listoftables \printnomenclature I can change the name of the nomenclature with the command ...
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nomenclature references to wrong page

I am adding acronyms and using the nomenclature package, it is somehow however on click referencing to the list of tables page instead of the nomenclature page. What is the problem? I am also getting ...
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Nomenclature Indentation for an Additional Column

I am listing some nomenclature with the following part of code: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \newlength{\nomenlabelindent} \setlength{\nomenlabelindent}{4em} \newenvironment{nomenclature}{% \...
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List of Symbols and abbreviations with groups

I'm writing my thesis in this template: https://dzwaneveld.github.io/report/#document-structure And I'd like to implement a slightly different nomenclature style. First off, I'd like to have a ...
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Nomenclature gets shown twice, when the key is written twice: wanting only once

I'm formatting documents, which will then get compiled as a final document. The problem arises when I'm working with nomenclature, each separate document has a nomenclature with a single key with a ...
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List of symbols - last entry in the output has the unit column shifted right

The attached image shows the last two entries in the list of symbols in the pdf output. I used the code: \nomenclature{X, Y, Z}{Forces along X, Y and Z axes \nomunit{\si{\newton}}} \usepackage[intoc,...
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I am trying to have multiple nomenclatures for different sections within an article class document

I am writing an article using lyx and I am wanting to have different nomenclatures in each section as some symbols are used on multiple occasions but have different meanings. I looked through ...
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Creating nomenclature with Symbol, Description Unit and different seperations

Hi fellows from the StackExchange Community, I am currently writing my bachelor thesis in Latex (Overleaf) and got into some trouble while creating my nomenclature. Since I found that one of my ...
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How to add Nomenclature in classic thesis template?

I am trying to add nomenclature page to classic thesis template. As I am new, I finding it difficult to figure it out. Any help is appreciated. In classicthesis-config.tex : \usepackage[german,...
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Nomenclature groups with some named groups and some unnamed groups

I'm attempting to match the AIAA journal nomenclature formatting using the nomencl package. AIAA's nomenclature is a bit weird in that group names are only permitted for superscripts and subscripts, ...
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Two column nomenclature with title above the columns

I'd like to print a nomenclature in two columns while keeping the title outside (above) the columns, starting from this: I used multicols as suggested here, but it includes the title in the first ...
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Loop through lines of a .txt file to generate nomenclature

I am a complete newbie in the world of macros but I need to define a command that takes the content of a .txt file and uses it to add nomenclature entries. My .txt file looks like this: hPSCs: Human ...
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Use the nomencl and listing packages to include a command summary

I am writing a document related to computer science and I want to include a short summary of the commands that appear through the text at the end. I am using the listing package to handle the code and ...
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Unique \nomlabelwidth for each \nomgroup with nomencl package

in my thesis I use the nomencl package with different groups. Since a few entries in one group are fairly long, I'd like to specifically increase the \nomlabelwidth in this \nomgroup. Globally ...
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Sort entries under abbreviations and symbols according to their section

How do I sort the entries corresponding to each section of my document under abbreviations and symbols? In other words, I want a structure like this: Abbreviations Section 1 Section 2 ... Last section ...
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Nomenclature not working with automatic counter for entry sequence

I have a nomenclature for my file and I was trying to override the default sorting for the nomencl package using a custom counter, indnom but it's not working. I want them in the order: A, Z, G, B ...
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