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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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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Kile - autocompletion for bibtex entries

I would like to Kile autocomplete my citations, so when I type \citep{ a list with my bibliography entries pops up. I tried also by typing the first 3 letters of the entry key, and/or pressing Ctrl+...
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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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Texmaker: how to input “é” and getting “\'e” in the editor window

Ok, this is the preamble of my .tex file, that I'm compiling with Texmaker 4.4.1 32bits under Windows 8: \documentclass{smfbook} \usepackage[french]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} smfbook is ...
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TexStudio autocompletes when I type braces

When I try to type something in texstudio that has a macro associated, such as \hl{} it actually autocompletes to \hline{} as soon as I type the brace (it also does this for brackets). Words don't ...
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How to enable suggestions for autocompletion of commands?

In TexShop, you have to keep pressing Esc until you find the correct command for autocompletion. Is there a way to list them while typing, like in TexMaker?
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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 Ctrl+...
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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 \example{arg1}{...
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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 "covered"...
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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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Eclipse with texclipse code completion

I am using Eclipse with texclipse. Code completions are not showing up for some of the commands. For example: \mbox{}, \mathcal{} and for some others that i cannot recall at the moment. (If this ...
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Vim LaTeX-suite auto-completion: unable to run outline.py

I am having a hard time getting autocompletion to work in Vim Latex-suite. When I type \ref{ and press , OS window pops up with a message: Windows can't open this file: outline.py After closing ...
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Autocomplete in Texmaker works weirdly

I'm using Texmaker 4.5 and I'm experiencing strange behaviour of the autocompletion. If I type "\beg" it automatically jumps to \begin{o} and I can start typing within the brackets, and get another ...
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Where does Texmaker look for ref completion?

I am working on a multi-file project with texmaker and even if this options might be basic I can't find any solution yet. How to make texmaker suggest when typing \ref{ all the labels defined in all ...
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Can I replace the pre-existing auto-completions in Texmaker?

I'm trying to do the same thing as this question asked about: Is there a quick way to jump out of brackets in TexMaker? Based on the questioners solution I've now defined a customized completion \...
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Tags in autocompletion

Is there a way to upload the tags of packages in use, in order to have them in autocompleting? I'm using Texmaker but I'm up to every solutions you would suggest.
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Autocomplete glossary in TexMaker

I use glossaries in my project and would like to be able to autocomplete whenever i write \gls{@} and \glspl{@}, where the autocomplete makes suggestions based on the entries in my glossary.tex file. ...
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Automatically add braces in Texworks

I tend to use Texshop in my macbook. I like it because of simplicity, I don't need a big IDE, and I feel at home with it. However at my office I use a Linux computer. I also like to keep things simple ...
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Autocomplete for macros defined in FMT file (TexStudio)

After creating a FMT file and using it in lieu of a very long preamble, TeXStudio no longer recognise custom commands and environments that were previously defined the preamble. Hence, it no longer ...
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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 you....
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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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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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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 open....
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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, selecting the folder containing the bibtex file (Options) ...
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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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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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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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How define a command auto insert some command and environment

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. a)...
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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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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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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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Strange behaviour of VIM-Latex

When I try to type certain words (in insert mode), suddenly a lot of code is inserted. For example, if I try to type "DEFINE", once I enter the F, this is inserted D\begin{figure}[<+htpb+>] ...