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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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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What is a LaTeX root document?

I am using Kile on the system Ubuntu11.04 (and also a Kile user on Kubuntu 14.04). Whenever I am compiling a tex file with kile, it shows a message below: I have a book document with a Master.tex ...
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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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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 ...
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Kile inverse search fails with Texlive 2011 [closed]

I am using Scientific Linux 6.1. When I installed Kile it came with Texlive 2007 so I installed Texlive 2011 and made necessary changes to make Kile use Texlive 2011. The problem is , am unable to ...
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Is there a way to configure Kile to run a certain program?

Version: Kile 2.1 OS: Windows 7 SP1 I wanted to delete the files that Kile generates at the time it creates a .pdf file from a given .tex file. I can easily compile a program into a .exe file (say ...
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How to make kile to accept absolute pathnames at inverse search? [closed]

I have the combination Kile and SumatraPDF under Windows 7. The inverse search is running so far. The main problem is, that if I activate it, Kile opens the file in a new tab under the absolute path ...
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Restructure classic thesis project with subfolders using Kile

I would like to change the folder structure of the ClassicThesis project. My current folder setup looks like this. |-- bib // Some *.bib files. |-- bst // Some *.bst files. |-- cfg // Configuration ...
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Unable to use python.sty package

When compiling a .tex file that uses python.sty package and contains: \begin{python} ... \end{python} I keep getting an error: ./main.tex:33:I can't find file 'bin/main.py.out' \end{python} ...
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Using Kile@Ubuntu and getting “*.cls file not found. \begin”

I've just started using LaTeX for an assignment and got this error: File 'assignment_1.cls' not found. ^^M What can I do about this?
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Issues with Kile live preview while running on windows

I recently downloaded Kile 2.1 via the KDEwin installer. The editor runs flawlessly, except for the live preview. In the log and messages I get an error message saying: [Kile] Unknown tool ...
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Kile vs WinEDT vs TexShop

Question 1. When I type \begin{document} What keyboard shortcut can I use to so TexShop/Kile/WinEDT will automatically type the following: \end{document} Question 2. How to do the following in ...
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including .png images with PDFLaTeX through Kile

I have a lot of experience using LaTeX with Miktex/TeXnicCenter on windows, but am only taking baby steps in learning how to do it on ubuntu. I am using Kile as IDE, since I got the impression from ...
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Kile will not work on Ubuntu (utf8x.def)

I just installed Kile on Ubuntu and I can't get it to work. Even just starting with one of the templates I continue to get the error: [PDFLaTeX]finished with exit code 1 ...
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How to access style files in texlive-publishers from Kile

I installed texlive-publishers for Ubuntu 11.10 but I don't know where all the class files got installed. They look to be installed under /usr/share/texmf-texlive/tex/latex. So with my rudimentary ...
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Kile and Ubuntu 11.10 AND RevTeX [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I manually install a LaTeX package (Debian/Ubuntu Linux)? I just downloaded RevTeX for a PRL paper that I propose to write. However, after unzipping the contents ...
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Wordwrap in Kile?

I can't seem to wrap my words to the size of the window in the IDE Kile. This results in my line of LaTeX being very long and ridiculous and the kile window scrolling to the right. Any suggestions?
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Auto-completion for citation in Kile using Biblatex

Currently in Kile you can get citation auto-completion when using BibTeX. You just add \bibliography{file} and Kile knows from this where the bib file is and what is in it. However biblatex does not ...
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What is the difference between install texlive through iso image and through apt-get in Ubuntu?

I'd like install TeX Live, but I'd like know the best option: download the ISO image or install through apt-get command: apt-get texlivefull. I am using Xubuntu 11.10. Is there a significant ...
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Using .pdf in Kile: cannot determine size of graphics

I am using Kile on a Red Hat/Gnome desktop at my university. My figures are made in R on a Windows machine. When I try to add figures to my report class LaTeX document, using the following code: ...
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How can I do a case-insensitive search using “Find in project” in kile?

The "Find in Project" function is quite useful, however it is case-sensitive, at least when using %s in the text box right of the dropdown box with Template: Normal. Is there documentation on what the ...