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how to deal with the Package lipsum Package expl3 too old error without loosing my work

i was compiling a template and i got this error : ! Package lipsum Package expl3 too old. so i was wondering if there is a way to update the expl3 package but without losing my previous work , since ...
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texlive 2018 install without update

I wonder if there is some workaround for the Texlive 2018 to be able to install any package, as right now everything is returning the error related to the new 2019 version. There was this answer, for ...
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How to update a specific package from ctan

In the answer to this thread it is advised to use the package xparse released 05/03/2019 or later. I've been trying to update this specific package, but without success. First I updated all the ...
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tlmgr: Remote repository is newer than local (2017 < 2018), No it is not

Ok, one more regarding this apparently pervasive issue with tlmgr and Texlive and Linux and .... sigh. So, I installed texlive on Ubuntu 18.04. So far so good. Attempted to compile an article, I get: ...
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MiKTeX problem after update on Linux Mint 18.3

I'm using MiKTeX on Linux Mint 18.3. Recently, every time I update the MiKTeX package some error occurs. It happened 2 times already, and every time I had to reinstall it again. Today it happened for ...
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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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Texworks does not update bibliography

I can perfectly compile main.tex file below and have a pdf on OverLeaf but can't do it on TeXworks on my pc. So I can't have reference section. \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,oneside]{article} \...
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“Font T1/cmr/m/n/12=ecrm1200 at 12.0pt not loadable” error when compiling

I have problem in executing LaTeX files by terminal in Mac due to missing files and unknown modification of TeX directory. As I am new user, I don't want to make too changes in system files and ask ...
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Lyx: problem with ^ after last update

I use Lyx in Xubuntu 18.04. Yesterday I installed a system update via the "software update" application, and now I cannot write x² in math mode because when I hit the key '^' instead of introduce the '...
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Revisited: tlmgr: Remote repository is newer than local (2017 < 2018)

I have the same problem as this guy, but the answers there do not help me. » tlmgr install scrartcl (running on Debian, switching to user mode!) tlmgr: Remote repository is newer than local (2017 <...
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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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Update TeXLive from 2016 to 2018

I have to update TexLive in order to use, at least, the 2017 version and I don't need the TexLive full version. The problem is that I'm using Debian 9.4 and the latest version available in the debian ...
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How to set texmaker when upgrading from MacTeX 2017 to 2018? [closed]

I am a frequent reader of tex.stackexcnage, this is my fist post and, since English is not my native language, I hope you will forgive my clumsiness. I've been using fo several months texmaker on ...
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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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how can I update texlive 2015

How can I update my TeXlive( 2015) to newest one(2018). Is it necessary for me to update Biditexmaker or update TeXlive just?
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tlmgr: Remote repository is newer than local (2017 < 2018)

I'm not able to get past this error. I do not wish to do a fresh install of texlive. Why is texlive so frickin annoying? Why does it force me too fresh install? Why can't I just upgrade texlive like ...
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What happens to ArXiV publications when their TeXLive is updated?

ArXiv expects you to upload sources. But - every once in a while - they upgrade their own TeX distribution (e.g. from TL 2011 to TL 2016, last year). This can affect how your document is rendered, and ...
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Error using command in .bib file since update (“Extra }”) [duplicate]

Yesterday I updated my biblatex from version >= 3.8 to the most recent version, 3.11. I've been experiencing problems with a command that I use in my .bib file ever since; in particular, the 'familyi' ...
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After update TL 2015 to 2017 bibliography doesn't work anymore

I juste update install TexLive 2017 on my windows system today (I was using TL 2015 until now). I am using (last version 2.12.8) texstudio as an editor. My MWE is working well when I open an new ...
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Lyx 2.3 roadmap

I will soon have to write a scientific article. I was planning to do this using Lyx at first and then maybe do the final polishing with a Latex editor. I read in the Lyx page that the new release, 2.3,...
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Not compiling anymore after minor windows update

So from one day to the other texworks on windows 10 won't compile anymore. I didn't change anything in the document, it used to compile fine. The only thing that I did was run an anti-malware program ...
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Problem with psaxes after update of package PSTricks

I have a problem with PSTricks and \psaxes. I have made an update of PSTricks package. The following code: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt,oneside]{book} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \begin{document} Essai ...
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Miktex 2.9 trying to install dvips after update (win 7)

after updating my miktex 2.9 distribution it is not compiling correctly my old files, but giving me the error Prozess gestartet: pdflatex.exe -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode "Lebenslauf".tex ...
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Problem with Psaxes after update

The following MWE is an extract from a bigger file which worked fine for a long time. After a miktex-update on thursday, I always get the same error. Compiling with LaTeX->PDF in TeXniCenter. If I ...
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includegraphics image resolution stopped working

Using texlive 2016 and TeXstudio 2.12.6, the following example worked: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \includegraphics[resolution=300]{figure.png} \end{document} Then ...
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Only one package repository available, seems to have caused problems

When I try to install packages or updates, this is the only repository available (see below). The Warning message says your MiKTeX version is outdated. When I tried to updated MiKTeX using this ...
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After updating MiKTeX, I am getting an error “(\pdfsetmatrix): Unrecognized format” landscape figures

I had been compiling my LaTeX files (using TeXnicCenter) without problem until I updated MiKTeX. Then, several of my files have been unable to compile - all seemingly due to using the landscape ...
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Tikzexternalize does not update with self-written plot command

EDIT 2: So the problem is that the code within the tikzpicture environment is not expanded before the generation of the .md5 hash. So, the content does not change with different inputs. Now, I have ...
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How to update LaTeX using tlmgr?

I'm having a lot of trouble updating LaTeX on my Mac. I have never done this, but I do have the 2016 version of LaTeX, so I think I only need to update the packages. I read that the tlmgr package ...
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Graphics-def forcibly removed

Texlive is trying to forcibly remove graphics-def. Any reason why it would do this? Texmaker was unable to build a pdf after running a Texlive update and with help/suggestion from here I went in a ...
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Updating MiKTeX leads to error in biber version 2.7 and biblatex version 3.7

I just updated my MiKTeX package and in doing so, I started getting two strange errors repeated over and over. I'm running Windows 10. The errors are as follows: Package xkeyval Error: family_i' ...
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How to prevent problems updating my LaTeX distribution (e. g. TeX Live / MiKTeX)

I've been in this situation several times where I ran tlmgr update --all, wait for it to complete, and then my tex file refused to compile while giving some strange errors. AFAIK it usually caused by ...
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Update pgfplots [duplicate]

I have installed MacTex 2016 (equivalent to TexLive 2016) on my computer. That distribution contains the package pgfplots, but as I found out with the \pgfplotsversion-command, it's version 1.13. ...
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Update on Android system (pgfplots)

How can I do to update a package such as pgfplots on Android system ? I usualy write my tex documents using TeX writer. The tex system files are stored inside /texmf-dist and /texmf-local directories. ...
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Miktex update wizard cannot connect after installing “November package refactoring” update

Env: Win 7 64 bit (regularly updated) I had a 32 bit Miktex installation since 2012 that i updated, without a single problem, tenth of times since then, so that i developed the BAD habit of updating ...
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Miktex 2.9 on the fly updating works only for one package at the time

I have set updating packages to on the fly. I am connected to the internet and have already tried several repositories but only one package is downloaded per go. When running pdflatex (or latexmk) ...
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MikTeX Update Wizard 2.9.6100 cannot connect anymore

I run MikTeX on a 32-bit Windows XP SP3 (Italian) environment. Everything always worked fine until my latest update to 2.9.6100 release. As usual, at first, Update Wizard got its main binaries (of ...
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How to Update Tex Live on Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I just installed a newer version of Tex Live on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 bit but when I type in the terminal: tex --version the answer is: TeX 3.1415926 (TeX Live 2013/Debian) Why if I just installed the ...
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“tlmgr update --self/all” won't work even after a fresh installation of Texlive 2016 [closed]

I was unable to update Texlive 2015 using tlmgr so I installed the latest version, that is 2016 following the instructions. After the installation of 2016 I removed the old (2015) version and set the ...
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`pdftex-def` obsolete - When updating MikTeX, I can't compile

When I updated MikTeX through the automatic update program, I could not compile afterwards. It could not find pdftex-def. I then uninstalled MiKTeX and reinstalled it again. Now it is working again. ...
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Updates via TexLive Utility

I have noticed that there has not been any updates to the distribution for a few weeks. I am wondering if this is as a result of there actually BEING no updates, or if there is something wrong with ...
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MiKTeX installer no longer connects to any server

I am using the MiKTeX Update Wizard. It has been working fine until my last attempt to update. I am getting the following error: Sorry, but something went wrong: The remote package repository ...
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Array diagram in tikz

I took the answer from the following question: proportional boxes in Tikz (array diagram) I had no problem until now, it compiled without any problem, however I just updated Ubuntu and it does not ...
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Algorithm package not found

I want to use the algorithm-package for writing pseudo code. Yesterday, I downloaded MiKTeX and now I am getting this message. But when I click install, nothing is happening. \documentclass{...
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amsmath updates and package history

I just noticed that the amsmath package was updated lately. Sadly, I am unable to find the package history? texdoc amsmath does not seem to help and the documentation available online seems limited.
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nice empty nodes broken by forest 2.0?

I've been using the "nice empty nodes" style from the forest manual for trees for quite a while now. Today I updated the package, and now it throws an error (though the output still seems to work). ...
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How to update a package?

I am loading in my file .tex \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepgfplotslibrary{fillbetween} but I get this error: This is pdfTeX, Version 3.1415926-2.5-1.40.14 (TeX Live 2013/Debian) restricted \write18 ...
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MiKTeX empty remote repository list (connection problem?)

I installed the latest version of MiKTeX 64bit on windows 10. I am trying to change the remote repository without success. The wizard does not show any suggestion as shown in the capture below. I don'...
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texmaker doesn't update figure [closed]

I've changed a figure in my document, but it doesn't update. If I do any other changes in the document, I don't come across this problem. I've tried to change the name of the figure and as well the ...
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Tex Live 2015 on Windows 10: errors during update in Tex Live Manager

In a brand new installation of Tex Live, the first time I tried to update installed packages (a few weeks after installation), I got many errors similar to the following: fmtutil-sys --no-error-if-no-...