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LaTeXiT does not render anymore

I have a weird problem with LaTeXiT 2.8.0 on MAC 10.11.5 It isn't rendering anymore. Even a simple \alpha isn't shown although there is no error message. I tried all different modes like Align, ...
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Copy image as GIF in Latexit

Is there a way to configure Latexit to copy image as GIF, such that the options shows up in the menu shown below?
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Export pdf or image with A4 format and margins

I have this portfolio I made a while back to compile with LaTex. The thing is I don't know if I'm crazy or if the last time I downloaded Tex, the GUI was much more complex and it let me export my ...
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Drag and drop from LaTeXit to PowerPoint

I am using LaTeXiT 2.8.0, MacTeX 2015 and PowerPoint 15.18 on OS X 10.11. Dragging and dropping from LaTeXiT to PowerPoint does not work. The equation simply doesn't appear in PowerPoint (there's no ...
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LaTeXIt Image Width

I'm not much of a LaTeX jockey, but I use it to typeset equations via LaTeXIt. I'm noticing that LaTeXIt will cut off the typeset image if it exceeds a certain width - I've looked for a document ...
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Transparent background in LaTeXiT using the Beamer class

I want to typeset math in LaTeXiT in the same way it appears in Beamer. To be consistent with my Beamer presentation, I use the following preamble in LaTeXiT: \documentclass[11pt]{beamer} \...
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Graphs of Implicit Curves using Tikz, gnuplot, and LaTeXIt

I need to create .png files of graphs that I create. Specifically, the graphs need to have a transparent background. I have been using LaTeXIt to compile my tikz code, and it has worked well. ...
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Keynote + LaTeXIt: font size consistency

My question is basically the following: in my presentations I use LaTeXIt for writing stuff, copy it in .pdf format (alt + cmd + C) and then put it into Keynote. The point is that when I copy the ...
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Linkback just can't work in LaTeXiT!

I'm new to OS X and LaTeXiT for a week. I can use the 'Detect and typeset equations' successfully in the 'Service' menu of Pages, then it produces the right things which should be. However, I can't ...
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Latexit doesn't work

I have installed Texshop in my mac, and I was trying to use the Latexit; but the I cannot convert the formula I input...the button on the right bottom is grey, and said "pdflatex, latex, dvipdf, ...
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LaTeXiT not re-importing equations

It is unclear to me why I can use LaTeXiT to create an equation, copy it to Keynote, then try to copy it back and it will not let me re-edit it. The FAQ is pretty non-specific about "some ...
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Paragraph ended before \align*

I need help learning how to use LaTeXiT. I keep getting the following error, no matter what I try (be it different codes, or very basic "hello world" codes). Paragraph ended before \align* was ...
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'slashbox.sty' not found [duplicate]

I am not the best when it comes to working with programs like LaTeX and I am unable to open a .tex document, or rather 'LaTeX it' since it keeps coming up with this error. I have downloaded slashbox....
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LatexIt compile very slow

Is it possible to increase the compile speed for LatexIt? It takes about 5 second for me to compile, even for an empty document.
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LatexIt: how to include code?

I am trying to use LatexIt for code inclusion in the presentation (keynote). I have added the \usepackage{listings} in the body templates => preamble and the MWE* is here: \begin{lstlisting} ...
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How to set a “formula triangle” in LaTeX?

I'd like to typeset a formula triangle ("Formeldreieck") for the U=E*d formula - is there an easy way of doing this within LaTeX (I actually use LaTeXit on Mac OS X, but I do know how to add packages ...
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Matrix environments not working

I have a strange problem. It seems I cannot use any of the matrix environments (matrix, bmatrix, pmatrix etc.). The following code will not render on my machine \documentclass[12pt]{article} \...
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Is it possible to make LaTeXit reference internal equations properly?

Minimum example in LaTeXit text mode \begin{equation} \label{1} x^2 \end{equation} \eqref{1} Explain how to get \eqref{1} to typeset as (1) rather than (??) and you've solved my problem I ...
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Can I modify equations created by LaTeXiT in Mac Word?

Using LaTeXiT to create an equation and insert in Mac Word is very easy and convenient. However, can I modify the equation I already inserted?
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Displaying Latex files on tablets [closed]

I need to display short mathematical formulae on mainstream tablets. Presently, I type the equations in LaTeX, convert the LaTeX document to PDF, and then to SVG before displaying it. I'm sure there ...