auto-complete is a feature in latex source code editors that predicts the latex commands close to the command being typed to eliminate the need for typing frequently used commands.

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Citing in Texstudio gives jibberish symbols in autocomplete citation commands

When I cite in Texstudio, the bibtex keys appear as jibberish and renders unusable in the autocomplete command in TexStudio, see attached figure. My .bib and .tex files are encoded in UTF-8 according ...
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TexStudio cite autocomplete stopped working

today my autocomplete for my citations stopped :( I am using texstudio and already tried adding bibtex to autocomplete in the options, selected the folder containing the bibtex file (Options) ...
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how to get TexShop to auto-complete custom citation and cross-reference commands

I'd like to use a custom cross-referencing command, called \pref{}, in TexShop and have it trigger autocompletion the way \ref{} does. Similarly for a custom citation command \citepage{}. I have the ...
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BibKey-Autocompletion with a standard BibFile-Folder [closed]

Basically, what I've been trying to do is organize my structure and working environment a little bit, setting up a folder for different kinds of "preamble"-documents and one for my *.bib files. Since ...
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How to get a list of valid commands?

I want to dynamically create a list of LaTeX commands that are valid in a particular file based on the packages used so that I can use them for code completion. Does LaTeX provide a method for ...
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Texmaker: Shortcuts for new auto-complete commands

so I've added new autocomplete options for commands like \frac{@}{@}@ so that there is a placeholder after the function, but I can't for the life of me figure out how to now get a short-cut like ...
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How do I know what cwl to enable for each command?

TexStudio marks some of my commands like \thepage or \yyyymmdddate as unrecognized. I know I need to enable the relevant .cwl to fix this, but how am I supposed to find out which .cwl I want for any ...
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Autocomplete with recent words in Texshop

The most recent version 3.57 seems only supporting autocomplete with a general list of possible words instead of from the words that have been typed. It was asked in an early post TeXshop and ...
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how to enable auto completition of enviornment names or inturrupted commands in TexStudio?

in texStudio I want the functionality of continued completion of commands after an interruption or a premature autocompletition what happens I start typing \beg... it suggests ...
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TexStudio which complete files?

I had it all working nicely, then same win10 and the endless auto-repair loop, so I have had to rebuild PC to win 7 again. Now I can't remember some of how I had it setup - is there an index of some ...
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Updated to MacTeX 2015 and TeXstudio 2.10.4: cref and biblatex no longer includes the float label or cite key in code suggestions

I just recently updated to MacTeX 2015. With the 2014 version, I could type \cref, and TeXstudio would suggest a list of all labels used in the document, making cross-referencing easy. The same with ...
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TeXstudio auto-completes command not as desired

I'm using TeXstudio and a package I've written, which includes a command called \co. I've told TeXstudio to use the corresponding .cwl file and it recognizes \co as a command. Here is the problem: ...
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TeXstudio: Don't autocomplete “content…” in block environments

Each time I use autocompletion in TeXstudio for a block environment, e.g. \begin{itemize} content... \end{itemize} the "content..." is automatically inserted. Is it possible to disable that? It ...
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Removing optional paremeters from Texstudio autocomplete

When I use \cite command in TexStudio, it's auto completion mechanism suggests the full command as \cite[add.tex]{key.list}. When I press enter cursor moves to the location between square brackets. ...
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How can I start auto-completion for algorithm package in TeXstudio

As shown in image, I have checked algorithm.cwl, and I am sure I have \usepackage{algorithm} in my source, but the command related to this package cannot auto-completed. Who can tell me why, thank ...
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Auto complete closing brackets on TeXworks

I've tried to find the answer here but I didn't, hence my question. I'd like to know if TeXworks is capable of autocompleting things like curly brackets, meaning that when I type {, the editor adds ...
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Label not listed for table while using Kile

I am using Kile on Ubuntu 12.04 for a project. I have a table in a separate file from the main document. This table has a label \label{table} The table is called by the document with ...
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How to get rid of old auto-completion in Kile when using custom cwl?

I'm searching for a way to improve the auto-completion of selfdefined latex commands in Kile. To get argument names I already create additional definitions of my commands in a *.cwl and include it in ...
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Problems with argguments and definition

I have a problem with the autocompletion feature of TeXstudio. I installed it and MiKTeX on a new PC in the same way. On the new PC I have this two problem: my personal \newcommand appears without ...
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TeXstudio: \ref and \eqref auto-completion

I've read quite a few questions and answers on this web site but none helps me to resolve my problem. I am using \ref and \eqref commands most often. After installing and re-installing the latest ...
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How define a command auto insert some command and enviroment

i have a file like \tag{3.1.1}{ 3 section_name 3.1 subsection_name 3.1.1 subsubsection_name line1 afasf sht sa.fm th saf th adf. line2 afasf th asdfa lg..ag ;ag gasg line3 wfasdfasfsaf. ...
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Autocomplete in TeXstudio for macro with optional argument

I have a macro, such as \newcommand*{\example}[2][]{#1.#2} defined. TeXstudio adds this to its autocomplete list, which is great, but when I actually autocomplete it shows up as ...
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TeXstudio's auto completion is completely not working on Mac OS X

I installed TeXStudio 2.9.4 on Mac OS X 10.10.5 via official web page. However, when I type some TeX command, no suggestion appears in the text field. I selected proper .cwl in the setting dialog ...
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Sublime Text 3 - Is there a autocompletion / dropdown list feature?

In Texmaker or TexStudio, one can begin to type and the program will display a dropdown menu of suggestions. Is there something similar to this in Sublime Text 3? If so, how do I enable it?
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Chemformula: No auto-completion in TexStudio?

I have trouble getting auto-completion to work with chemformula in TeXStudio. I have other packages working just fine. The .cwl file is showing up in "Options > Configure TeXstudio > Completion", ...
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Autocomplete \cite without using bibtex (embedded system)

I'm writing a report without using bibtex package. I'm using \cite{} command to cite the references found in my bibliography. Is there a way \cite{} could autocomplete, knowing that I'm getting no ...
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TeXStudio is overwriting second `\` after automatically having closed a bracket (`\{\text\}` is turning into `\{\text}`)

In general I would like TeXStudio to close my brackets (including {}), but there is always the same problem while using this feature (especially in mathmode): Assuming I want to write something like ...
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How to make TeXstudio recognize \DeclarePairedDelimiter declaration

I'm using TeXstudio as editor because I think it provides the best features among other software I tried (namely Kile and TeXworks), especially about highlighting, autocompletion and spell checking. ...
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The commands for bidi package do not autocomplete?

I have installed the bidi package on my Texlive 2014 and It works well, however the auto-complete on my TeXstudio (version 2.9.4) do not work for the bidi package's commands. I checked the configure ...
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Adapt LaTeXila command completion to imported packages

I use LaTeXila to write a thesis in XeLaTeX. In the header I have imported several packages like csquotes whose commands (like enquote) LaTeXila obviously isn't aware of and hence doesn't offer me to ...
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Some desired autocompletions in WinEdt

WinEdt has a very convenient mechanism of auto-completion within which any command like \command can be added in seconds. But I could not add auto-completion for subscript (_) and superscript (^) ...
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auto-completion of \eqref

All references are marked with eq -> equation tab -> table fig -> figure app -> appendix sec -> section chp -> chapter So a reference would look like \label{eq:NT_LoM} \label{sec:intro} for ...
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Can suggested commands be removed from TeXstudio's autocomplete?

I know how to add commands to TeXstudio's autocomplete, but is it possible to remove them? I thought of this in the context of TeXstudio's suggestions for some non-existent siunitx commands -- it ...
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chapter ref auto completion

I am using Texmaker 4.2 on Windows 7. I want to use auto-completion for chapter references in my thesis. I have included \labels in my master document while defining chapters. Auto-completion in all ...
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Why does TeXstudio's autocomplete suggest missing commands like \microfarad, \microampere, etc.?

TeXstudio's autocomplete suggested \microfarad as a command so I attempted to use it but received an "undefined control sequence" error. There are easy workarounds (\micro\farad and \micro\F), but why ...
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Texmaker: how to auto-complete any environment?

Is there a way to get Texmaker to auto-complete any environment? I would like it to insert an \end{...} line for every \begin{...} line I write, regardless of the particular environment I opened. It ...
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TexStudio auto-completer window not showing correctly

I am having a problem in using the autocompletion feature of TexStudio. When I start the autocompleter, I get a window that is not always being displayed correctly, due to the fact that it is ...
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Kile “file not found” when trying to enable auto-completion (but files are there and Kile can even use them!)

Something has gotten screwed up with my configuration or installation of Kile. Completion used to work just fine, but no longer does. The completion files exist: $ ls ...
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TexStudio autocompletion

How can I make TexStudio autocomplete the commands in gb4e such as \begin{exe}? It doesn't suggest \begin{exe} automatically and doesn't autocomplete \end{exe}. Thanks.
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sublime autocompletion file

I am just starting to get to grips with sublime and latex. I am trying to get the autocompletion file and autocompletion settings finetuned. I have the file mylatex.sublime-completion { ...
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Programming TeXMaker: adding commands

I'd like to know whether there is a reference language for writing commands in TeXMaker (I'm using v 4.4.1 for MacOSX, btw). My current problem is emulating the Emacs command LaTeX-close-environment ...
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TexStudio: Multiple Cursors in Macro

however looking up my questions using the usual suspects (Google, search function etc.) I could not find an answer/solution to the following task (potentially I don't know the proper name of the task ...
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How to make sublime text - latexing to automatically close left braces inside math env?

In sublime text 3, using latexing whenever I am inside math mode ($ ... $), if I start typing $v_{$, this left brace doesn't close automatically. How can I fix this? Moreover, is there a way by which ...
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Jump out of brackets in TeXstudio

I have a question very similar to Is there a quick way to jump out of brackets in TexMaker? but regarding TeXStudio. When I open some kind of bracket (any kind), TeXstudio automatically adds ...
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How to disable \citep

I'm using Texmaker with biber. Everything works great, all references and the bibliography work as intended. When I want to reference, I say \cite and get a list of suggestions, starting with ...
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shortcut for inserting matching endsomething in Windows

I would like to automatically inserting closing environments In MiKTeX-TeXWorks. And i have found Shortcut for inserting matching \end{something} in VIM. Any other same options are available in ...
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Autocompletion of citation in TeXShop without BibDesk?

The documentation for autocompletion of citations within TeXShop appears to be fragmented around the web. The default suggestion is to use a service from BibDesk, but this requires BibDesk to be ...
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Adding a command to the pop up list [duplicate]

When we start writing some LaTeX command, a pop shows the complete command. Is there some way to add a command e.g. \bibitem to this list so that we will not have to write complete command frequently. ...
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Autocomplete in TeXworks editor on TeX Live

How I can enable autocomplete option in TeXworks Editor (texlive-win.OS) for latex command, i.e., when I type \incl it automatically shows \includgraphics[]{} or when i type \begin{fi it can show ...
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redefine \ref{…} commands - TeXMaker ref auto-completion

I am redefining my reference command, to more easily reference chapters, tables, figures, etc.. Here e.g. for chapters \newcommand{\CHAPREF}[1]{chapter \ref{#1}} %Reference template for chapter ...