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IEEEtran - How to include ORCID in TeX/PDF with PdfLatex

This answer has been packaged into the orcidlink package on CTAN by @duetosymmetry Here is a pdflatex solution which uses tikz and the original .svg of the orcid icon. Here are the steps: Using ...
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Error: LaTeX Error: Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item

You have generated the .bbl file at a time when your document contained no \cite or \nocite command. The error derives from a bad redefinition made by IEEEtran.cls of the \endthebibliography macro. ...
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IEEEtran document class — how to align five authors properly

The construction of the author block is contained within an @IEEEauthorhalign environment that has \hfills on either end. This allows the author block to be centred in general. For multiple authors, ...
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! LaTeX Error: File `IEEEtran.cls' not found

If you are an Ubuntu, Debian or Linux Mint user try this: sudo apt-get install texlive-publishers
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Is is possible to not abbreviate the author name of only one reference in my bibliography?

The \relax solution didn't work for me, but putting the author in double brackets like this got rid of the problem: author = {{The Agda Team}}
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How to insert subfigure with caption in IEEE trans?

If you read IEEEtran documentation will see that it recommends not using subfigure package but subfig. And an example with subfig is explained in it. What I understand you want is something like this:...
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IEEE template and caption=false option for subcaption package?

An answer provided by Michael Shell gives this workaround: \makeatletter \let\MYcaption\@makecaption \makeatother \usepackage[font=footnotesize]{subcaption} \makeatletter \let\@makecaption\MYcaption ...
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IEEEtran problem in Appendix

Note that \appendices appears to be unique to IEEEtrans class. \documentclass[conference,compsoc]{IEEEtran} \begin{document} \section{First Section} \section{Second Section} \section{Third ...
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Reduce the gap between Bio's in IEEEtran

You could just issue \vskip 0pt plus -1fil between the two IEEEbiography elements (to negative the inserted 1fil). If you want them closer to one another, adjust 0pt to something like -2\baselineskip.
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Error: LaTeX Error: Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item

In case the error keeps presenting even you already added a \cite{something} in your paper, then you have to clear the auxiliary files. In details, delete any files ended with .log .aux .bbl .blg. ...
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IEEEtran BibTeX Style - how to deactivate URLs?

The IEEEtran BibTeX style provides an option to deactivate the display of URLs through use of its BST control functionality. To do so, create a BibTeX entry in one of your .bib files as follows: @...
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Turn off highlighting (or any package)

You can redefine the commands from the soul package that you use to do nothing. With highlighting: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{color,soul} \setulcolor{red} \sethlcolor{blue} \begin{document} ...
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Proper usage of biblatex-ieee BibLaTeX style in an IEEEtran document

A quick look into IEEEtran.cls reveals that the definition of thebibliography contains \footnotesize. Since IEEEtran.bst (and many other .bsts) uses thebibliography your bibliography in IEEEtran will ...
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In texlive's package update, why are some packages removed and reinstalled, while others are updated?

In June the TeX live maintainers changed some TeX live package names from mixed case to all lowercase (at least sometimes in order to match CTAN names more closely). Presumably the TeX live ...
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IEEEtran: Placing a two-column figure on desired page

This worked for me \begin{figure*}[t] \centering \includegraphics[width=\textwidth]{images/classifiers-boxplot.png} \caption{} \end{figure*}
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How to reduce space after authors block? (ieeetran)

In "How to Use the IEEEtran LaTeX Class," Michael Shell explains: IEEEtran provides the command \IEEEaftertitletext{} which can be used to insert text or to alter the spacing between the ...
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No Line Break in Author Command? It goes off the page!

Add \\ at suitable spots: here one suffices after the fifth author. \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} \begin{document} \title{An Important Conference Contribution} \author{\IEEEauthorblockN{...
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Latex Font Warning after updating to TeXlive 2016

using \usepackage[OT1]{fontenc} would restore the previous OT1 (7-bit) default and give you the version that you had previously. Note that using T1 encoding with xetex is not recommended as ...
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BibTeX, IEEEtran and multiple citations

IEEEtran explicitly defines citations to be separated into distinct [1],[2],[3] rather than the default [1,2,3] when the cite package is used by the \def\citepunct{], [} command which is used by cite. ...
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how to set this table in IEEE paper

Your table has a number of serious issues. The fact that it is wider than \columnwidth is just the most serious one. To make the table fit inside the text block, it suffices to (a) set the parameter \...
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LaTeX with biblatex and biber: How to balance \printbibliography in a two column IEEE trans paper?

Based on Paul's answer, this is a drop-in replacement for the \IEEEtriggeratref macro that works with biblatex: \usepackage{ifthen} \makeatletter \newcounter{IEEE@bibentries} \renewcommand\...
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Is there an \intertext equivalent for IEEEeqnarray?

Just make \intertext known to the IEEEeqnarray environment. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{IEEEtrantools} \usepackage{etoolbox} \usepackage{lipsum} \makeatletter \patchcmd{...
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IEEEtran and pdfpages

This issue seems to be caused by calling \includepdf right after \begin{document}. You can either add some text, or use \null to put 'something' without any effect before including your pdf: \...
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DOI in reference

You need to (a) change the label of the doi field to note and (b) encase the doi string in a \url{...} directive. (The IEEEtran document class loads the url package automatically.) A full MWE: \...
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LaTeX Warning: Citation undefined

Copy over the .bst file. David Carlisle's answer is very thorough, but I recently faced the same situation when I was working on a second paper, and wanted it to have the same format as my first paper....
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How to properly format equation symbols

I can reproduce your picture with \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage{mathptmx} \begin{document} \begin{equation} \hat{\mathcal{H}}_{rr}=B^{(e)}\hat{J}^{2} \end{equation} \end{document} The ...
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Footnote with same symbol for different authors

I used the next footnote symbol (the fourth in the series is \textsection): \documentclass[conference,a4paper]{IEEEtran} \textheight=8cm % just to make a smaller picture, remove it \begin{document} ...
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DOI in IEEEtran bibliography

I use this approach to hyperlink the article title: First, copy IEEEtran.bst to IEEEtranDOI.bst. In the ENTRY field around line 250, add a line like this: dayfiled + doi edition In the ...
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IEEEtran: how to add copyright footer at the center of bottom with multiple lines

I have figured it out. The way to do is to use a minipage for the copyright content. One example is as follows: \makeatletter \def\ps@IEEEtitlepagestyle{ \def\@oddfoot{\mycopyrightnotice} \def\@...
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No Line Break in Author Command? It goes off the page!

Use a \parbox of \linewidth and use % to hide spurious spaces. \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} \begin{document} \title{An Important Conference Contribution} \author{% \IEEEauthorblockN{% ...
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