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Referencing page number with only one reference

This is quite easy with BibLaTeX, though for a single reference, it may seem a little like overkill (then again, it'll get you familiar). Here's a minimal example: TeX File: \documentclass{article} ...
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Breaking links and escaping characters in bibliographies with backlinks and ocgcolorlinks set

B. Lerner's method suggested here served as the basis for re-implementing hyperrefs's ocgcolorlinks option in the ocgx2 package, v0.24 [2017/03/30]. Also, issues 1 (empty link texts) and 2 (page ...
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How to show Not cited and Cited i times on pages ..., in the bibliography when using biblatex?

With the citecounter option we can access the number of times an entry was cited, see Can I count the number of times each reference is cited?. We can redefine the macro for back references to include ...
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The 'backref' package and biblatex are incompatible

I couldn't find your class letinbiom.cls online, but the snippet \RequirePackage[ % pdfusetitle, pagebackref, colorlinks, allcolors=mainBlue % linkcolor=mainBlue, % citecolor=mainBlue, % ...
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Different bibliography style

For shortdesc we need to define a new datamodel (.dbx file). Since all entry types should look the same in the chapter references we used \printbiblist so that we can use one driver for all entries. ...
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Formatting back references in bibliography [BibTeX]

For a similar scenario, I preferred using a more concise text and explain it at the beginning of the bibliography, rather than using \tiny (which looks bad here, especially inside normal-sized ...
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Change separator symbol for backreferences

You can use \renewcommand*{\multilistdelim}{\addcomma\addspace} I would also advise you to use utf8 everywhere, to input accents directly, to get the endash right, and to use biber instead of ...
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How to change name of Zotero reference label

If you add a line with Citation Key: <something> in the extra field, that will be used as the citation key by Zotero, and consequently by Overleaf when you connect it to Zotero. You can ...
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Referencing Bibliography with Text (and backref) without printing anything

Using the BibLaTeX command \notecite{KEY} does what you want, i.e., it will create a back-reference, add the citation to your references, but it will not attempt to format a citation in the document ...
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Use backref with manual citations

Note that the .bib entry is misclassified, in my opinion. Aristotle's Metaphysics is not a contribution to an edited anthology. It is, rather, a book in its own right. Here, it is simply included in a ...
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Biblatex, multi lingual references and backref

We can try and remember the language active at the beginning of the bibliography and restore that for printing the back references. The command \biblang is defined analogous to \mainlang and can be ...
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How to change the format of backref? I want [Cited on page X]

The text printed for back reference is stored in the bib string backrefpage (and the string backrefpages). These strings can be localised in the preamble of a document by using \...
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Reference and labels (beginner)

You would give the definition a \label and print the number of the definition with \ref. You can get the page number with \pageref. The hyperref package redefines \ref to turn the reference into a ...
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Incompability of backref with biblatex

I was to quick to post this question but the answer is relatively simple (see comments). Biblatex has its own way to do it: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage[natbib=true,style=ieee,backref=true]{...
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How to modify backref format in biblatex?

The following solution was inspired by biblatex: Change formatting of back references. To add a period following the reference and before the backref citation, include an \addperiod in the \...
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biber: backref after related entry

My attempt was inspired by Can I reorder the fields in a biblatex bibliography?. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{filecontents} \usepackage[backend=biber,backref]{biblatex} \usepackage{xpatch} \...
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cite an existing equation into a reference

You can use \cite[equation 3.11]{book} to add equation 3.11 or any other form of additional text to the text generated from the book key in the bibliography.
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What kind of citation style is it?

Try the following \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[style=numeric,backend=biber,giveninits=true,sorting=none,maxnames=3,minnames=3]{biblatex} \...
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Hyperlinking the full citation, not only the number

I did a little research and didn't find any way of doing what you want with an out-of-the-box method. I made something, but it's not pretty and errors may occur. (Almost) as Donald Knuth said: ...
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When making a reference to an equation or image, the subsequent text after the reference is in the same font style as the reference

Your "minimal working example" is not that minimal. Here is a version that removes lots of extraneous stuff and enables one to diagnose the problem: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{amsmath} \...
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How to change from [Cited on page 1, 2] to [Cited on pages 1 and 2] in backref?

You can try the following. It only work with backrefstyle=none as otherwise the list will be compressed on the fly and it is not easily possible to figure out which item comes in penultimate position. ...
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How to backreference floating environments like listings or figures to where they are mentioned?

Here is a little something based loosely on biblatex's backref approach. With each call of \ref/\autoref we send a marker to the .aux file that the label was referenced on this particular page. At the ...
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Back-referencing question: 3-8 instead of 3,4,5,6,7,8

Because you have not provided a LaTeX example and I don't want to prepare such an example, I show you, how to do it at plain TeX level. The hyperlinks are implemented using OpTeX's \hyperlinks in ...
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Backref in references for different entries

EDIT: The following solution was inspired by biblatex: move backrefpages to after the period. \documentclass[11pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage[backend=biber,style=apa,backref=true]{biblatex} \...
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Biblatex: newline among pageback references in margin

I just answered a similar question on the German goLaTeX forum https://golatex.de/viewtopic.php?f=15&t=23075. The solution does not only place the back references in a \parbox to make the list ...
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Why are all of my footnotes hyperlinked to the titlepage?

For those using the apacite, babel and hyperef packages, this might work. I loaded first all the other packages, then hyperref, then babel, then apacite. % Load the rest of your packages here then use ...
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Why are all of my footnotes hyperlinked to the titlepage?

I would like to leave a tip for Brazilian users which for some documents must use the regional standard package abntex2cite. I hope this tip may also be helpful to solve other issues with hyperref as ...
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