I'm trying to learn LaTeX, I installed MiKTeX and TeXworks as a editor and gave the path to MiKTeX in
edit/preference/typesetting. I'm trying to run some code it gives me an error that the program
pdftext.exe was not found!
migrated from stackoverflow.com Jun 21 '12 at 14:39
This question came from our site for professional and enthusiast programmers.
You mentioned that you set the path to MikTeX. It is, however, not enough to set the path to
The easiest is probably to write this path to the environmental variables in windows. Then
The procedure on how to set this environmental variable in Windows depends on the version you are using. In good old XP times this was found in the control panel under System in the "Advanced" tab.
But before you do all that, open a command line start->run->cmd and type in