The ACRO package

The ACRO package is an alternative to the well-known and great acronym package. It offers additional functionality:

  • the single option allows to treat acronyms differently that are used only once in a document.
  • the macros option defines additional shortcuts for the acronyms.
  • commands are provided that allow to display the long form of an acronym with the first letter capitalized.
  • the sort option automatically sorts the list of acronyms.
  • acronyms can be divided into classes.
  • citation keys can be added to acronyms.
  • a custom PDF string (if used with hyperref) can be assigned to an acronym.
  • the accsupp option enables the accsupp key of \DeclareAcronym and allows to set the ActualText property (see the accsupp package for details).
  • ...


Tip: Filter by directory path e.g. /media app.js to search for public/media/app.js.
Tip: Use camelCasing e.g. ProjME to search for ProjectModifiedEvent.java.
Tip: Filter by extension type e.g. /repo .js to search for all .js files in the /repo directory.
Tip: Separate your search with spaces e.g. /ssh pom.xml to search for src/ssh/pom.xml.
Tip: Use ↑ and ↓ arrow keys to navigate and return to view the file.
Tip: You can also navigate files with Ctrl+j (next) and Ctrl+k (previous) and view the file with Ctrl+o.
Tip: You can also navigate files with Alt+j (next) and Alt+k (previous) and view the file with Alt+o.