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Change thousands separator in pfgplots' ticklabels to space

You can use the following key: \pgfkeys{/pgf/number format/.cd,1000 sep={\,}} Full MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfplots} \begin{document} \pgfkeys{/pgf/number format/.cd,1000 sep={\,}...
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How to make page numbers in a nomenclature hyperref links?

You have to redefine the command \pagedeclaration defined by \nomencl. Please note that the original definition of \pagedeclaration depends on your selected language. \documentclass{article} \...
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How to create both list of abbreviations and list of nomenclature using nomencl package?

It is indeed possible to have two separate lists using nomencl. You can define them as groups with corresponding titles. When doing so, you need to remove the main title by placing \renewcommand{\...
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Increase spacing between text and symbol in Notations

For the first problem, you can set \setlength{\nomlabelwidth}{1.5cm} in the preamble (adjust to the needed value), or follow the method suggested for how to set label width to widest element using ...
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Ordered symbols list with units

Your second example uses the long glossary style (set with style=long in the optional argument of \printunsrtglossary). This only shows the term (e.g. \ensuremath{x}) and the description (e.g. ...
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Can't use bars | | in nomenclature package

The character | is special for MakeIndex, so entries with it are rejected. You could quote it, but nomencl.ist defines the quoting character as %, so the effect is that no quoting character is ...
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Nomenclature Sorting: Correct sorting of math while using groups

Nomenclature package pastes your prefix and entry to form the sorting label. Since $\Delta$ starts with backslash, makeindex sorts the entry \nomenclature[R]{${\Delta}Z_0$}{Lig} as R${\Delta$}, and ...
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What notation is used to show that a variable is a matrix?

DIN EN ISO 80000-2:2013-08 recommends to use bold, italic capital letters. % arara: pdflatex \documentclass{article} \usepackage{bm} \usepackage{mathtools} \newcommand{\myMatrix}[1]{\bm{\mathit{#1}}}...
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How to add "Nomenclature" in "elsarticle" (2-column format) through TexMaker

Most elsarticle.cls comes with a nomenclature environment. If not, open elsarticle.cls and paste this at the bottom before \endinput \newbox\tempbox% \newenvironment{nomenclature}{\par\vskip6pt ...
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Adding "\exists !" to the nomenclature

Some characters are special for MakeIndex: ! @ | ( ) " and they should be quoted when in an index entry; it doesn't matter whether it is \nomenclature, because it uses the same framework as \index. ...
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How to get Nomenclature in table of Contents?

I figured out the answer to my own question. To get nomenclature in the Table of Contents the steps are as follows 1) Use \usepackage[intoc, english]{nomencl} under \documentclass 2) For Texusers>...
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How to create nomenclature using TeXnicCenter?

In TeXnicCenter you can add a new profile for compiling with a nomenclature. Press alt+F7 to open the dialog windows for the profiles. Choose your standard profile, copy it with the button copy and ...
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List of symbols after equation

Here is one version using a symbol field separate from the name field: In body of document: List of symbols (you may well want to choose a different glossary style for this and/or set the names more ...
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How to include un-numbered sections in additional ToC?

It's probably better to act on the \thenomenclature command; adding \addetoc after \printnomenclature will give the wrong result if the nomenclature is more than one page long. \makeatletter \def\...
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List of symbols and abbreviations

I like the nomencl package for its simplicity. It may not be a high-end solution but it serves my needs and integrates with arara which makes using it ridiculously easy. Just typeset the example below ...
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How to make section in Nomenclature?

Here's an attempt with the glossaries package: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[acronym,nonumberlist]{glossaries} \renewcommand{\acronymname}{Nomenclature} \newglossarystyle{mystyle}{% \...
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Is it possible to get the package listofsymbols to recognize the \cdots command?

The error is in the listofsymbols package that uses \immediate\write, which is wrong and is the cause of your troubles. Loading amsmath after the list of new symbols is not really a solution, because ...
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Can not print Nomenclature in Texmaker

Well , I created a new user command in Texmaker and I named it MAKEINDEX. The configuration of this new command is as follows: As you see, I added makeindex %.nlo -s nomencl.ist -o %.nls in the ...
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how to set label width to widest element using nomencl?

There is a method described in the nomencl manual, section 5.3: "Using a Long Table instead of a List". First of all, make a copy of nomencl.ist in your working directory and add the following lines ...
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How to make Two column nomenclature

You can use the two hooks \nompreamble and \nompostamble: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{multicol} \usepackage{nomencl} \makenomenclature %% ...
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Align Abbreviations and Nomenclature with the acro package

You could change the environment used by \printacronyms from description (the default) to longtable from the longtable package. In \ac-setup the list-style option controls this, to place it in a ...
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Printing Glossary entries without ever referencing them in your work

Is there a really good reasen why you want to use the obsolete package glossary? If not, I would suggest switching to the newer package glossaries. Using this package you can add entries, that were ...
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Using package nomencl

This may have been answered sufficiently elsewhere, but I configured TeXmaker to do this automatically by adding the following line of code to the makeindex. I imagine it maybe possible to do ...
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Adding text between the title of nomenclature and the start of the list

I have found the solution, and I am posting it here for those who might have the same question. I have redefined the macro \nompreamble before \begin{document} as follows: \renewcommand{\nompreamble}...
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makeindex and restricted \write18

If I run the example, I get runsystem(makeindex "donom".nlo -s nomencl.ist -o "donom".nls)...quotation error in system command. in the log file; tested with MacTeX/TeX Live 2014 on Mac OS X and TeX ...
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Why doesn't nomenclature show up in TOC using this custom class?

Insert the following code before \includenomenclature: \makeatletter \renewcommand{\ryethesis@insertnom}{% \ifthenelse{\boolean{@ryenomenclature}}{\ryethesis@clearpage\phantomsection\label{...
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Nomenclature section

You are simply missing a closing brace. \ifthenelse{\equal{#1}{D}}{\item[{Cons}]}{}}} should be \ifthenelse{\equal{#1}{D}}{\item[{Cons}]}{}}}} MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{nomencl} \...
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