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Is there a quick way to jump out of brackets in TexMaker?

This might sound like a minor issue, but I love typing in Latex and its shortcuts in e.g. Texmaker are awesome, like when I want to type \frac{}{}, I can use auto-completion and jump between brackets ...
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How to use Texmaker Synctex - Jump between source and PDF

How to jump between lines in PDF view and source view,
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Active strings in Texmaker

There is a facility in WinEdit that: to type $ $ or ( ) or { } or [ ] we need to hit corresponding key only once. For example, if we type Shift+9 we get ( ) directly. This is possible in WinEdit by ...
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TeXMaker can't find my own class file

I've been using TeXMaker for a while now and it usually works fine. A couple of months ago i wrote my own class and style files, started to use them and it worked fine. I had placed the .cls and .sty ...
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Enumerate list with greek letters

I am new on LaTeX and I have a problem with a sublist with enumerate. The content is in Greek and the Wizard of TexMaker has automatically added this part of the code: \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Texmaker TexLive 2014 does nothing

I am using Texmaker 4.3 (downloaded from their website) and Texlive 2014 (also downloaded) on Ubuntu 12.4 fork ElementaryOS in 64bit. I recently completely reinstalled my OS and compiling a PDF in ...
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cannot determine size of graphic in (no boundingbox) pdf images

I know that this may seem duplicated. But the problem is my code is running perfectly on my laptop. I just got this new PC in my office. Installed MiKTeX and then TeXmaker. And now that I'm running ...
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Texmaker portable with Miktex portable

I am trying to setup texmaker portable to work with Miktex portable. I found instructions here: http://jimstitzel.com/2010/01/configuring-texmaker-usb-with-miktex-portable/. Updating of Miktex ...
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If the usage of the $ symbols for typing maths is undesirable why many editors still use them?

After read this question: Unnumbered equations: Any difference between \begin{equation*} and [? which led me to this other: What are the differences between $$, [, align, equation and displaymath? ...
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Texstudio: Page Number in the PDF Previw Panel

In Texmate, there is an amazing feature in that it shows the page number on the left of the preview PDF page. You can then simply jump to that page by clicking the number (see figure below). Is there ...
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TexMaker output problem

I tried to run my texmaker after making changes to a document, but the result is still the same as the original. The change does not reflect in the pdf output. I have tried to uninstall and reinstall ...
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How do put keywords in Texmaker with MikTex

How do put keywords in Texmaker with MikTex. \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb}
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pdflatex not producing .pdf file

I have been using latex and running it through TexMaker now all of a sudden running latex will, pdflatex or PS->PDF will not produce a .pdf file. I have tried to delete all output files and run ...
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Tex file in binary

My machine was powered down after it was frozen, but I still managed to save the current Latex file. When I turned the machine back on and tried to import the file in texmaker , I was given this ...
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Prevent Texmaker from stealing focus after compiling a LaTeX document?

Each time I compiled a LaTeX document with Texmaker, the latter steals the focus. Is there any way to avoid that? I have several monitors: when Texmaker compiles a document on one monitor, I often ...
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Hello, could you help me to understand the next error? texmaker (Mac) [duplicate]

This is the error!: Overfull \hbox (12.10773pt too wide) in paragraph at lines 13--19 I don´t understand it! It has apareces when i try to compilate with the next document: ...
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file not found error while viewing pdftext [duplicate]

\documentclass[10pt]{article} \begin{document} Hello World! \end{document} i have just started to learn LaTeX in ubuntu by TeXmaker.. I was going through a beginners tutorial and I tried following... ...
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Texmaker: Move “External Viewer” button in the embedded viewer

I really like using Texmaker in mac OS but the way I have my work area set up I cannot easily access the button to open the external viewer from the embedded viewer window (I like it squished up to ...
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Miktex Package Installation

I recently installed MiKTeX with the texmaker editor and cannot figure out how to update the packages. When I attempt to use the subfigure package with the following preamble ...
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Insert and compile EPS

I want to upload an .eps figure in my latex, i read this thread Why doesn't LaTeX allow me to import my .eps file when I compile it? Although i got confused, is TexMaker able to convert .eps ...
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Find error in multifile document

I am receiving the following error when I try to compile my multifile document: ! Extra }, or forgotten \endgroup. l.335 Which of course happens from time to time. However, the log does not show in ...
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Synctex in Texmaker and LuaLaTeX [on hold]

I am using Texmaker 4.3 and LuaLaTeX. I have set the "-synctex=1" option to the pdflatex command. But the built-in pdf viewer will not jump directly to the position in the PDF file that corresponds to ...
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Too many commas in name: Using Jabref and Texmaker

I'm using the natbib package in Latex with the \bibliographystyle{apalike}. I'm getting errors from my citations and it's due to how I'm listing the authors. The error I'm getting is "Too many commas ...
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“Predefine” a LaTeX file as master-file using Texmaker

Is there a way to put a command in either the master file or the subfiles in order to sort of predefine the master file? The reason I would like to do this is to avoid having to click on options and ...
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gnuplottex with windows 8.1

I am having difficulties setting up my system right in order to add the gnuplottex abbility. I followed this tutorial: adding gnuplot capability to latex and also used the mwe posted in this thread. ...
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Citations undefined - Bibliography not compatible with with author-year [closed]

NOTE: Edited changes to bibliographystyle --> now \bibliographystyle{acm} \documentclass{report} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{textcomp} \usepackage{fixltx2e} ...
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Texmaker vs TeXstudio (comparison) [closed]

I would like to use either Texmaker or TeXstudio in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I want to use the latest version available via some PPA (not something installed "by hand" or even compiled!). I would like to use ...
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MetaPost to PDF in Texmaker (miktex)

I am trying to make the MPost command in Texmaker work. I am using the Texmaker in windows 7 with miktex. So far I used the example document below. When using the windows console I was able to use ...
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MakeIndex (first time user) on TeXMaker

I've looked online for how to create an index on LaTeX, and honestly, I have no idea why there isn't any good documentation on it. This reminds me of the time when I was trying to learn how to create ...
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Some commands don't come out in the pdf - TeXmaker

I'm just starting to learn how to use the program and watching tutorials online, at the moment I'm using TexMaker. Everything seems to be going just fine however when I try to use the commands \title, ...
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Creating a BibTex Bibliography, TexMaker doesn't find the bibliography file

I'm working with LaTeX for a short time, and I am currently trying to write my thesis with it, but unfortunately something just doesn't work. When I compile my files there is no Bibliography output ...
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What might cause TexMaker to look like this?

See image below. No matter how many times I uninstall and reinstall TeXMaker, it keeps showing up with that layout instead of the typical one. It started happening recently and I am clueless about ...
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Error using glossaries package trying to compile with makeindex

I am having a trouble when I try running the makeindex command. I get the following error message: Index style file Tesis.ist not found. Usage: makeindex [-ilqrcgLT] [-s sty] [-o ind] [-t log] [-p ...
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Texmaker, LED preview enabling

I have both texmaker and LED, but I do not know how to enable option that let me type and then after compile shows what I typed in the right pane (preview pane). In most of images I found from these ...
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How to install Tex in Ubuntu… for a newbie

Im trying to install texlive or any tex editor.. I will be using it for document preparation for my coursework. could anybody give me a step by step way to install any kind of tex on my Ubuntu system? ...
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Fairly large document sometimes won't compile

I'm working on a fairly large LaTeX document which is ~150 pages compiled. I've split the document into smaller files which I include using the \include command. The document compiles without problem ...
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Cannot create bibliography in Texmaker

I am tearing my hair out with TexMaker. I have a bibliography file written in Jabref. It is called filename.bib. In my tex document have a bibliography style and source command like this: ...
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Safe installation of Texmaker Ubuntu 12.04

Is it safe to install Texmaker from Ubuntu Software Center? It is outdated and a newer version is available from the Texmaker projekt website, but I really do not want to install software from ...
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creating a .bib file [closed]

I am using Texmaker on a Mac. I am having trouble creating a bibliography. Firstly, how do I create a file with the .bib extension? When I try to save a new file - let's call it "ref" - it saves as ...
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How do I get Texmaker to use the central bibliography?

Like many others I wish to place my bibliography (.bib) file in a central location so that all my disparate writings do not need a .bib rider with them (and so all are updated automatically when I ...
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What is wrong about this arxiv latex bundle submission ? Please help I am out of mind?

I am trying to submit a article to arxiv that is perfectly compiled on texmaker but not in arxiv. There are many warnings around but no error at all. What might be the problem, if you dare to look all ...
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How to Save as PDF using TexMaker

I have written a paper using pdflatex in TexMaker, so I have no problem viewing my document as a PDF. However, I am not sure how to SAVE the file as a PDF document and then view it outside of ...
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References aren't printed in PDF

My references aren't listed in my PDF file and all cites have a '?' symbol instead a number even in Texmaker my cites are selectable. Here my tex file: \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Can SyncTeX work across included files?

I am using the memoir class in Texmaker. As far as I understand adding --synctex=1 to the LaTeX and PDFLaTeX command will make the output document open up at the cursor position of the code. So ...
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unknown language \selectlanguage{english}

I'm writing my second document in latex and I'm using my universities template. But since I'm working on an English document and the template is for German papers I have to adjust the language. ... ...
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Arara and latexindent with texmaker [closed]

I am new to latex and I try to auto indent my latex file using arara and latex indent. I use texmaker as IDE. I installed arara exactly as: How to install arara with MiKTeX / Windows? and tested it. ...
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Change “user-shortcut” in Texmaker

If I create a personal shortcut in Texmaker it has the shortcut Shift+F1..F10. I want to create a shortcut with Ctrl+w for example. How can I do that?
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Texmaker started speaking Farsi

I have a problem—suddenly the Texmaker user interface is all Persian. I have no clue how I activated this. So I need a way to switch back to English. This is on Linux. Perhaps I can edit a preferences ...
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TexMaker autoinstall via MiKTeX

I have the similar problem like mentioned in miktex does not autoinstall via texmaker but somehow I am lost. Texmaker is installed. When I launch the MiKTeX-Package Manger on Windows 8 via mpm then ...
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arara - How to see errors and pdf with in Texmaker Windows

How could we check the errors in texmaker and also generate the pdf automatically. I am unable to do it for the moment. Using the following as comments i followed the installation process correctly ...