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so I've been trying for a while to configure those two programs, but I just can't get it to work. I always get the error: [ForwardSearch("%bm.pdf","%Wc",%l,0,0,... Cannot execute the command.

My settings are: The following are my settings.

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Please add the full command you are using (the executable path) –  papabravo Oct 23 '13 at 19:05
    
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Have you looked at this? tex.stackexchange.com/questions/116981/… –  Mario S. E. Oct 23 '13 at 19:07
    
@papabravo this is the executable path: "C:\Program Files (x86)\SumatraPDF\SumatraPDF.exe" -inverse-search "\"C:\Programme (x86)\TeXnicCenter\TeXnicCenter.exe\" /ddecmd \"[goto('%f','%l')]\"" –  emmak Oct 23 '13 at 19:32
    
@MarioS.E. yes that's what I used, I have no idea where I went wrong.. –  emmak Oct 23 '13 at 19:33
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This configuration works for me.

Executable path

C:\Program Files (x86)\SumatraPDF\SumatraPDF.exe -inverse-search "\"C:\Program Files\TeXnicCenter\TeXnicCenter\TeXnicCenter.exe\" /ddecmd \"[goto('%f','%l')]\""

View project's output

DDE command

Command:"%bm.pdf"

Server: SUMATRA

Topic: control

Forward Search

DDE command

Command:[ForwardSearch("%bm.pdf","%Wc",%l,0,0,1)]

Server: SUMATRA

Topic: control

Close document before running (La)TeX

Do not close

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Perfect, thanks. –  Marc Palm Apr 4 at 8:09
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