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with llncs.cls, using babel turns compression of bibliographic references off, and dropping babel turns it on

By default, babel redefines some macros related to cross references and bibliographies for they to allow shorthands in labels. Sadly, this change may interfere with other packages, so an option to ...
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Error: Cannot find control file 'references.bcf'! - did you pass the "backend=biber" option to BibLaTeX?

I had a similar problem; for me, the reason was that biber should be executed on the name of the source file without the .tex extension. For example, for a file called thesis.tex: pdflatex thesis ...
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How is the argument (#1) in \DeclareNameWrapperFormat interpretted?

The name wrapper format (same for field and list wrappers) is used during \printnames (\printfield, \printlist) to format the complete printed output. The idea is that you can apply formatting like \...
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Custom .bib file (fields, data types) with different styling (bibliography style)

I wrote biblatex-cv to automate sorting (and to an extent formatting) of academic CVs. I find adding new items to my CV relatively painless, but I find re-sorting my CV by hand to be tedious and prone ...
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How to locate problematic character in .bib file

For me the problem was not an invalid character in the .bib file -- it was an invalid character in the .bbl file generated by biber! Specifically, my .bib file listed an author named Beno\^{\i}t, ...
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Change formatted citation call-out produced by 'alpha' bibliography style

You asked Is there a way to change this from [hd] to [JD17]? Not really, at least not with BibTeX and the venerable alpha bibliography style. Once you fix a number of (mainly minor) glitches in the ...
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Lyx: Numerical bibliography sorted by appearance

I had the same issue, and thought I would post here. Here are my settings. At the bottom of the Lyx file where the bibliography is, i.e. "BibTex Generated Bibliography" Double click this ...
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Order of date biblatex

If you use the actual apa style, then the date will be formatted correctly. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{csquotes} % recommended \usepackage[english]{babel} % recommended (or with an ...
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Nocite(*) doesn't work if you literally don't cite anything?

Your particular example fails because the csquotes package isn't loaded. This package is generally recommended to be used with biblatex, although it's not strictly speaking required. But the biblatex-...
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Reconstructing Custom Bibliography formatting from image with bibtex

@Kuehner do you know a website where I can upload/insert a .bib entry and have a fast compiling preview of different citation styles so that I can find a similar one? Here is a starting point, you ...
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How to customize bibtex numbering in a document?

Since the question is really about using custom labels to entries in the bib-database, I would like to add that there is a standard way of doing this with Biblatex. Simply use the data field shorthand,...
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Overleaf citation multiply defined with A&A class file

If anyone comes across this, for me, commenting out the lines from \renewcommand*\enddocument{% up to % \deadcycles\z@\@@end} in the aa.cls file, in combination with putting \label{LastPage} before ...
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Overfull \hbox in bibliography URL despite hfuzz

If you add \show\thebibliography You will see > \thebibliography=\long macro: #1->\bibsection \parindent \z@ \bibpreamble \bibfont \list {\@biblabel {\the \c @NAT@ctr }}{\@bibsetup {#1}\global \...
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Remove punctuation before addendum

\documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage[autostyle=true,german=quotes]{csquotes} \usepackage[style=sbl,citepages=separate,backend=biber,sblfootnotes=false,ibidpage=true,...
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order of references with biber

Quick hack: use the sorttitle field to get the order you want \begin{filecontents}[overwrite]{testbib.bib} @article {RG2024a, AUTHOR = {Durand, R. and Charles, G.}, TITLE = {Note on a famous ...
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Hide point after company as author in biblatex

Ulrike Fischer is right, this is intentional behavior in the apa6 style. Regardless, your goal can be achieved with this code: \DeclareDelimFormat[bib]{nameyeardelim}{\addspace} MWE: \documentclass{...
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How to reference websites using bibliography style ieeetr?

Instead of url = {http ... use howpublished = {http ... or howpublished = {http ... I had a same problem and by searching I found this page. I checked documents more, and I found this solution, It ...
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