Kile is a (La)TeX editor to edit (La)TeX source code. It runs on Unix-like systems including Mac OS X and Linux with the Qt libraries installed.

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Change editor font size in kile

I am using Kile 2.1.3 on Ubuntu 13.10. How can I change the editor font size? I went to "Configure Kile" > "Fonts & Colors" > "Font" > "Size" and changed it to 12. But that did not have any ...
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How to fix tikz.sty problem [closed]

I have installed ubuntu10.04 (32bit). My .tex editor is "kile2.1 beta 4". Whenever I compile the following command with kile shows an error 'tikz.sty' not found. \documentclass{article} ...
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Using Kile and PdfLaTeX with eps files

I'm aware there's a lot of questions regarding using eps files as graphics in pdfLaTeX, and have tried many 'fixes'/'get arounds' based on answers I've read on this forum (amongst others), but still ...
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Glossaries not displaying list

\documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[italian,english]{babel} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[unicode,colorlinks=true]{hyperref} ...
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KILE Sweave Error - “Cannot open log file; did you run LaTeX?”

I am using Sweave to generate a pdf from a .Rnw file. I added a new build configuration in Kile using Kile's build-configuration settings. Settings > Tools > Build OS is Windows 7. How do I ...
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Kile on windows 7 - Missing settings option

I added another button to the toolbar. Before adding that, there was a "configure kile" or something similar in the settings tab. After adding the button that option is not visible. So now I have no ...
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Arara rule for log file scraping

Is there a script or arara rule that does log file scraping for messages about bad boxes, warnings, and obvious rerun messages and outputs this to stdout? It doesn't need to be perfect. I am looking ...
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Command line *before* \documentclass & relation with output-directory

This question has to do with changing the output directory on a file I am trying to compile (using Kile, though I hope the solution isn't editor-specific). If I type pdflatex -output-directory ...
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“Cannot open log file” - Kile is not able to identify log file location

I am using kile for my latex documentation. I wanted to keep the top level directory of tex files clean, so I have created a folder named "tmp" in the current directory and added the option to ...
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How to insert table of contents based on chapters? [duplicate]

Verified, it does not have the answer in the linked post. I would like to create table of contents based on chapters. When I insert command \tableofcontents almost at the top -- after opening ...
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bibTeX + Kile + mageia (KDE) = error?

I can't get the bibliography printed in the final pdf after I compile the main.tex file with pdfLaTeX in Kile. I'm using Mageia OS with a KDE desktop environment. This is the error I get when I try to ...
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How to change the PDF previewer inside Kile?

I'm using a dev version of Kile to take advantage of the new PDF-preview feature (not the snippet-preview you find in Kile 2.1, a full preview feature similar to other modern LaTeX editors like ...
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why latex templates downloaded from latextemplates.com not working in my tex editor?

I downloaded templates from latextemplates.com and opened them in texeditor and kile and while compiling it gives so many errors but I am able to compile them online on share latex website.Can anyone ...
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After switching to TeX Live from MiKTeX, Kile's live preview feature doesn't work anymore [closed]

A few days ago I switched from MiKTeX to TeX Live in order to make both my Mac and Windows computer be on the same platform. I've been ripping my hair out trying to figure out why Kile suddenly ...
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Where to find error in bibliography: “finished with exit code 2” bibtex [duplicate]

I obtained a finished with exit code 2 using kile when compiling the bibliography. I presume there is an error in how I've written the bibliography (.bib) file. Is there a sort of debugger which ...
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Why doesn't BibTeX work?

For some reason, I am not able to do any citations or even my bibliography. I get a "[BibTeX] finished with exit code 2" message when I compile in Kile. Yet, all seems to be ok in my bibliography. ...
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How to auto indent latex code with Kile?

Is there a way for Kile to automatically correct the indentation of the latex code of an entire document? If yes, what is combination of keys (shortcut) or the menus that I should use? I made a ...
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Is there any version of Kile for Windows? [duplicate]

I am using Kile in ubuntu. Is there any version of Kile for Windows ? If so please, give me a download link.
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Kile shows a message repeatedly [closed]

I am using kile on the system Ubuntu11.04. Whenever I am compiling tex file with kile, it shows a message below : I don,t konw why kile shows this message. Hope someone will give a solution of ...
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Using epsfig - gives errors in Kile but compiles fine using pdflatex in terminal [closed]

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{epsfig} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[ht!] \centering \epsfig{file=example.eps} \end{figure} \end{document} When I compile with PDFLaTeX in Kile (I ...
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How to view messages/log files in kile?

I am using text editor 'kile 2.1 beta 4' on the system 'ubuntu 10.04' . But in kile I can,t view the 'messages/log files' : Here is an screenshot of my 'kile' is given below : How can I view ...
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How can I do automatic 'environment' of command in 'Texmaker'?

I have knowledge about 'Kile' more or less. Now I am using 'Texmaker'. But there is a problem in it. In Kile when we write \begin{env} it automatically write \end{env} from the following : Settings ...
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disable syntax highlighting in kile

In the \verbatim environment, the syntax highlighting is disabled default, e.g. a $ ist not recognized as beginning of the math mode. I add my own environtment (\rawtext) to the kile Verbatim ...
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Does Kile support Column/Block Selection?

Is it possible to select a rectangular area in a file with Kile, using the mouse or the keyboard? If so, how?
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gnuplot, ubuntu 12.10, kile, texlive2012 [closed]

How can I download and install gnuplot for ubuntu 12.10? I can't find it on the software center or in repositories. Maybe I am not calling it right.
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Install IDE without installing TexLive 2007 [duplicate]

I've been trying so hard to make TexLive work on my Fedora, but I can't find a way. I've installed TeXLive 2012, but when I install Kile, it says it depends texlive2007, the old version. Then I tried ...
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How to automate the \label-ing of equations?

I'm not sure if the way LaTex works allows for automatically labeling of, for example, align environments. This would require that the environment has an internal counter. However, when placing an ...
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How to add custom strings to Kiles's »structure«-list

In Kile, some LaTeX commands are rendered bright red (\section, \begin, \end, \cite, …) as opposed to other commands that are displayed in brownish red (\textbf, \newline, \enlargethispage, …). In ...
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Kile autocompletion not working [closed]

I am using Kile Version 2.9.60 on Windows. For some reason the autocompletion of environments does not work anymore, i.e. when you press enter after typing \begin{enviroment} nothing happens besides ...
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Is it possible to integrate sage in kile?

I'm using sagetex to output the result of computations directly on LaTeX. I'm using Kile as my editor. The usual procedure for compilation is: compile LaTeX on Kile. goto terminal and load the Sage ...
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Highlight R chunks in a Knitr document when working in Kile [closed]

When working on a knitr document in kile I can get highlights for the LaTeX parts of the document by adding the *.Rnw file extension in the Modes & Filetypes tab under Open/save configuration ...
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Show knitr-RNW document structure in Kile [closed]

When working with a knitr file (RNW document) on Kile the document structure isn't shown in the structure view, even though it contains a valid LaTeX structure of parts, sections etc. If I change the ...
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Highlighting modifications in a .tex file using Kile editor [duplicate]

I am looking for any option of automatically highlighting the modified or added text (in pdf version after compilation) in my current .tex file using Kile editor. I know that there is a similar ...
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Change what kile highlights/considers as math

Kile automatically highlights what is inside a math environment. Now, if I use an environment that I defined and that includes opening a math environment, this is not recognized by kile. Is it ...
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Unhelpful, misleading errors in amsmath environments

With the simple equation environment; \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{equation} a \foo b \end{equation} \end{document} you can see a helpful error message, ...
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How to get forward-search working in Kile with nested source files

I have a huge set of .tex files which compile into a single document. I have recently switched to Kile on Unbuntu (love it so far). However I see that forward search from source files other than the ...
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Insert code or text file in latex as is?

Question : How can I insert a txt file ( a source code) as such in latex without any change in indentation, tabs, formatting etc? Scenario : Consider I have a text file as below ( It is a part of a ...
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Argument names for autocompletion in Kile

Let say I created the following command in my latex document \newcommand{\red}[1]{ \textcolor{red}{#1} } When working with the LaTeX editor Kile, the autocompletion gives me something like ...
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authors being left out in one bibliography entry

In the bibliography, I have an entry whose authors names get replaced by a long dash whenever I change the style from plain to savetrees: \bibliographystyle{savetrees} \bibliography{all} Here is an ...
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Find In Project regex not matching [closed]

If I do this: grep -ri "\.'" . in a terminal to search for the literal .' (dot apostrophe) , it seems to work and returns some hits. However, inside of Kile, using the Find in Files or Find in ...
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0: file ended while scanning use of \@genfrac [closed]

The code is here \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{equation} \begin{array}{ll} \hat{\mu_1}&=\dfrac{\sum_{i=1}^nX_{i,1}}{n}\\ ...
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Using Kile's tools in scripts [closed]

I have just started using Kile, and I would like to set up some custom scripts for various things that may help speed up my writing. One thing I in particular would like to do it make a script that, ...
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mathtools.sty not found in kile [closed]

How could I solve this following problem: 'mathtools.sty' not found .\usepackage I am using following packages: \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{textcomp, amssymb} ...
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My pdf closes every time in WinEdt

I use Kile on Linux and WinEdt on Windows both with same version of MiKTeX. While using KILE, when I compile "PDFLaTeX" , it updates my opend output pdf file and does not close the file. Where as in ...
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Kile KDE installation under window 7 [closed]

I've encountered a problem very similar to this: I'm trying to run Kile 2.9.60 on windows through KDE 4.8.00. After successfully installing Kile with the dependent packages (Kile, Kate, ...
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Insert a block comment title in Kile [closed]

I would like to know whether it is possible in Kile to define a script to insert a centered commented block. I often mark different parts of my code with those kind of titles: ...
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Unwanted tabulation in Kile editor after pressing Return

I'm using Kile to edit LaTeX code. When I press Return to get a new line, Kile does create a new line but automatically adds a tabulation (an indentation) at the beginning of the new line. This ...
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Making Preamble File and SyncTeX with Kile (in Linux)

I am on an Ubuntu system with TeXLive as my TeX-distribution. I would like to write a common style file and include this file in every document. What should the extension of such a file be? And, ...
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Kile and texlive 2012

Since I was not happy about the choice of texlive 2009 from Ubuntu repositories, I installed texlive 2012 manually from the website. Secondly, I like Kile to write, but when I try to install it, it ...
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How to install latex packages in kile under Ubuntu [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install an individual package on a Linux system? I successfully installed tex live 2011 from here running the install-tl script. I then exported the path using ...