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Formal Letter with distinct header - footer look depending on page length

I am trying to write a formal letter. The issue I am having is utilising fancyhdr properly. I would like to achieve the following: If only a single page: The header and footer only - without page ...
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tlmgr failed (lack of space?)

I tried tlmgr update -all and it reached 177/509 jadetex then failed on japanese-otf-uptex (due to lack of space?). I deleted some (non-TeX) files to increase the available space and tried again. This ...
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tlmgr does not update binary

I have MacTeX 2019 installed and I am trying to update dvisvgm to the latest version. If I run tlmgr info it says: installed: Yes revision: 52851 sizes: doc: 149k, bin: 5061k relocatable: ...
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Use 'sudo apt autoremove' to remove them

I am trying to remove TexLive 2018 in order to do a fresh install of TexLive 2019 after a failure to upgrade Cannot find TeX Live root using kpsewhich --var-value=SELFAUTOPARENT I try the first ...
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Dealing with updates issues

I have stumbled several times after an update to the LaTeX core, either 2e or 3. Isn't there a procedure that announces to developers or maintainers of affected packages to check their compatibility ...
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svg package failing to work after update

I can't compile the book I've been working on anymore after a general package update. I restricted the issue to a recent version of the svg package (Oct. 10). In this MWE: % !TeX spellcheck = it_IT % ...
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MikTeX issue after update: initexmf.exe

I have the same problem as stated in this post. After updating MikTeX I am unable to compile LaTex files that contain \includegraphics{}. The temporary fix from Joseph Wright solved the problem. My ...
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The error occurred after the last update

After latest update of TeXLive2019 I get an error with my code, thet previously worked fine. I associate this error with the latest update, possible some conflict of hyperref and answers packages, or ...
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Table of contents starting in the middle of the page

I'm writing my dissertation and everything worked fine until I upgraded to texlive 2019. Now my table of contents suddenly starts in the middle of the page. It worked fine before, please help! \...
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Tracking package changes on CTAN

If I download a CTAN package, I would like to receive email notifications whenever a change is made to that software. I know that I can automatically receive the updates themselves, Updating Packages, ...
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Miktex won't connect to repository server [closed]

i've tried to install some new packages, but it failed. Then I tried to update my miktex manually from the console and got this error: Wehen i had a look at the www.miktex.org website, there was no ...
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How to deal with the Package lipsum Package expl3 too old error without losing 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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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 [closed]

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. ...