IEEEtran.cls prerequisites

IEEE LaTeX submissions require IEEEtran.cls, which itself requires:

apt install texlive-publishers texlive-science texlive-fonts-recommended texlive-bibtex-extra texlive-latex-recommended texlive-latex-extra texlive-humanities

IEEE LaTeX article style is invoked by starting your .tex file with:


Thereby avoiding errors:

IEEEtran.cls, cite.sty, or subfigure.sty not found

Font OT1/ptm/m/n/10=ptmr7t at 10.0pt not loadable error


the package names may be slightly different but you can find them by searching in the Cygwin setup search bar.


Written by Michael Hirsch, Ph.D. //