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Copy formatted citation from helm-bibtex menu

I'm hoping to add a function "Copy formatted citation" to the helm-bibtex menu. i.e. When I open helm-bibtex, press tab on an entry and have the option there to copy a full formatted reference. ...
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Using org-ref in beamer mode

I am trying to export an org-beamer file to pdf. I have references that I inserted them by using org-ref. I can see some of my references in the last page but not all them because they do not fit into ...
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Can't choose citation types using org-ref

I am very new to Emacs and I am trying to figure out how to use org-mode and org-ref to write academic papers. Following the instruction of org-ref setup, I was able to export org file to tex and pdf....
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Extract title from bibtex

I want to extract the title of a bibtex entry by using a convenient org-ref function. Is there a way? How? Im using org-ref with org-mode in spacemacs.
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Defining a derived mode breaks a feature that worked in the parent mode

In org-ref there is a feature whereby when the cursor is on a citation link, the information about the citation appears in the echo area. The feature is implemented using idle timers. I have defined ...
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Disabling the special meaning of either `+` and/or `|`

I came across a case where strike-through and table interfere with the proper operation of org-links (which, in my case are org-ref citations). Here is a minimal example: +-+ |cite:VemulaMO2016c-Path-...
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Org-ref cannot open pdf file when using Emacs on Cygwin

I started using org-ref with Emacs on Cygwin but I cannot open the pdf file that is cited. When I click on the cite:bibtex-entry link and select Open pdf I get the following message in *Messages* ...
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Using minibuffer while the cursor is on a org-ref citation link

When I run (y-or-n-p "Prompt") while the cursor is on an org-ref citation link, the prompt appears for a second and then disappears again to continue displaying the information about the article ...
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Partial export: expanding #+INCLUDE keywords

I wrote a code that clones the current org buffer, performs a transformation of the links (which are org-ref citations) and then exports that temporary buffer. The problem is that the links in the #...
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Debugging a function called when hovering with the mouse over an org link

I am trying to debug a function called when hovering with the mouse over an org link. For example, I instrumented bibtex-completion-apa-get-value with edebug-defun. However, when I hover over an org-...
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Using `with-silent-modifications` when modifying the buffer and undoing those modifications without using `undo`

I wrote a wrapper for the existing export function. My wrapper adds an appropriate bibliography: link, calls the original export function and then removes the bibliography: link. In summary, the ...
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Automated conversion to real accented characters

I use org-mode to maintain a to-read list of articles. An entry in the list is produced by a function that I wrote in ELisp. The function uses bibtex-completion-get-value for the title and bibtex-...
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A non-intrusive way to modify one attribute of the link defined in a function

The following code from org-ref defines a citation link: (defun org-ref-define-citation-link (type &optional key) "Add a citation link of TYPE for `org-ref'. With optional KEY, set the reftex ...
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Org-ref mouseover timer

Org-ref provides excellent bibliographic tools for authoring within org documents. However, one issue I've had is the mouseover timer for citation links appears to be set to zero seconds. That is, ...
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Org-ref: citation link cannot be completed when default org-ref bibliography

I use org-mode to write journal papers, cite with org-ref, and export to latex. I used to specify individual bibliography in every org document in the bibliography: section, then use C-c C-e l o to ...
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org-ref drag & drop PDF error: “Invalid search bound (wrong side of point)”

I drag and drop the pdf of this paper into a .bib file... doi:10.1136/bmj.39001.657755.BE This error appears in the messages buffer: [yas] Prepared just-in-time loading of snippets successfully. For ...
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ORG-REF: Indicate just path where to search for bib files?

I know that one should indicate the bib files for org-ref. I happen to have a huge amount of bib files (exported from Mendeley for each Mendeley folder). My question: Is it possible to just indicate ...
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Org-ref: how to get the BibTex entries in Helm sorted alphabetically?

I have installed org-ref, and enjoy its functionality when writing notes where I need literature references in my text. However, when I press the command C-c ], the BibTex entries that are listed in ...
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Small database-like org files that can be accessed in other org files?

I am using org-mode as a labbook and it is working pretty nicely. I often have the situation where I need to state which material/reagents were used in an experiment and those are an ever growing ...
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Is it possible to use `org-ref` in LaTeX mode?

I love using org-ref in my org files, and then export them to PDF (or even LaTeX). However, I have a lot of LaTeX manuscript which I don't want to translate into org, and I could use an org-ref-like ...
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Org-Ref: Managing multiple projects, each with own notes.org files and bibtex-pdfs folders

When using org-ref, the bibliography:ref.bib directive in the notes.org file can be used to direct it to the corresponding ref.bib bibliography. Is there a similar such directive or approach to enable ...
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Highlighting missing references

Is it possible for auctex to display missing references differently to ones which are in the bib file? Currently, all references look identical so it's impossible to tell at a glance which citation ...