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I can't get rid of the “Misplaced alignment tab character &.” error with jurabib in texmaker [on hold]

When i was adding something to my bib file i made an honest mistake and wrote publisher = {International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management}, This lead to the "Misplaced ...
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synctex stopped working after I used external pdf viewer

I am using TexMaker and synctex was working fine until I used the external pdf viewer option for a few hours. I did not worry about it but when I went back to the embedded viewer synctex was still no ...
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How to change texmaker's theme?

I downloaded texmaker and I would like to change the theme, because it hurt my eyes. From a previous question I found this theme: [formats] version=1.0 data\normal\priority=-1 data\normal\bold=false ...
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Texmaker: how to auto-complete any environment?

Is there a way to get Texmaker to auto-complete any environment? I would like it to insert an \end{...} line for every \begin{...} line I write, regardless of the particular environment I opened. It ...
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Can one define which structures are appearing in the pdf's toolbar using hyperref?

I am working on a maths document and I use (amongst others) \usepackage[bookmarks]{hyperref}<br> \usepackage{amsthm} I have basically two questions: 1) When I use texmaker, its internal pdf ...
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Texmaker and utf8

I recently switched from a Mac mini to a Macbook. Now, for some reason my document will only compile using \usepackage[applemac]{inputenc} but not with \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} or ...
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How to use the fontspec package in a LaTeX document?

I'm trying to make a simple document which uses the fontspec package in Tex Maker 4.4.1 with LuaLaTeX engine. Code I'm using \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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MikTeX package manager not installing BibTeX

I am new to LaTeX and I have installed MikTex distribution and I am using Texmaker. When I compile the simple code shown below I get an error: %_________________Preamble ...
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Texmaker: No code completion when citing more than one reference

Texmaker 4.4.1 on Mac OS 10.10.3 See the following MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[noadjust]{cite} \usepackage{filecontents} \begin{filecontents*}{test.bib} @MISC{test1, title = {Reference ...
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PDFLaTeX Undefined control sequence documentclass ^^@

I've just started playing with texmaker today and I can't get a .tex file to compile, even for a simple helloworld file. Upon running the pdflatex command, I get a log file where the first error is: ...
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Compile list of nomenclature and list of acronyms

I'm trying to print out a list with acronyms and another list with nomenclature. The list with Nomenclature prints without problem but I can't see the list with acronyms.I'm compiling with ...
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changing u. a. of German to et. al

I am using Texmaker under linux. My citations are like [author,year] which is as I want and I am using \bibliographystyle{dinat} and \usepackage[square]{natbib}. But I want to change [author u. a., ...
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How to build .tex by texmaker? [duplicate]

I am using windows 8 and texmaker 4.4.1 I downloaded a template from LaTeX_Templates_Resume Then I open the cv_13.tex and use QuickBuild, then I received the following comments: Error : could not ...
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How to check misspelled words using Texmaker?

I am trying to use the "Check spelling and grammar" feature provided by Texmaker. When I run it instead of getting the misspelled words I get a ton of weird symbols that look something like this: I ...
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why all the bibliography files are not showing in the pdf?

I have 10 references and im using TeXmaker but only 6 are showing after compiling it.Here is my tex file \documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{report} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{url} ...
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Shell-escape in Texmaker

This is a frequently asked question but none I have seen actually helped me. My problem is that I installed gnuplot 5 and I have not been able to make it work in the TeXWorks. The figure I have been ...
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Programming TeXMaker: adding commands

I'd like to know whether there is a reference language for writing commands in TeXMaker (I'm using v 4.4.1 for MacOSX, btw). My current problem is emulating the Emacs command LaTeX-close-environment ...
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BibTex not working in Texmaker 3.5.2

I have the following tex-code where I tried using bibtex: \documentclass[preprint,3p,twocolumn,authoryear]{elsarticle} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{cite} ...
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“Log file not found” error for new files

I use Texmaker 4.1 under Ubuntu 14.04. Recently I have to reinstall all LaTeX distributions (LaTeX itself, TeXmaker, additional packages). There are no problems to compile a file that was previously ...
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customized header in latex with chapter name on right side without CHAPTERNO [duplicate]

I want to put chapter name on right side of my header.I tried \leftmark but it is giving me CHAPTERNO.CHAPTERNAME format. However,I only want to have CHAPTERNAME. What can I do to suppress the chapter ...
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Is it possible to add more compile buttons in the tools toolbar in texmaker?

Hi I've just started using texmaker version 4.41 on Windows 8. I'm used to Kile on Ubuntu and have been told that Texmaker is the most similar editor to kile which is available to windows. In Kile I ...
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How do I get this matrix?

How do I get the above matrix in LaTeX using Texmaker? P.S. I need the matrix as an equation. I couldn't get using the general specifications of LaTeX.
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Error when manually creating a bibliography on a mac

I tried to use the following structure: \usepackage[backend=bibtex,style=numeric]{biblatex} \begin{document} ... \cite{123}... \begin{thebibliography}{99} \bibitem{123} A. B. C, Test. ...
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Problem when setting bibliography, thesis not showing now

my problem is when setting the bibliography in texmaker everything was going of until bibtex found an & character in one of the fields it complain about that so I deleted but it start using the ...
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HOW can I make header only on the first page? [duplicate]

I have this preamble \usepackage{graphicx} \graphicspath{ {LaTeX/} } \fancyhead[C]{\includegraphics[scale=0.2]{Logo}} \fancyfoot[L]{} \fancyfoot[C]{} \fancyfoot[R]{\thepage} The Logo is also ...
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stay on page with internal viewer of texmaker

I am using Tex Live Version 2014 and Texmaker Version 4.1. My latex document is a collection of other latexfiles, like this: \begin{document} \input{content/title} \input{content/abstract} ...
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PdfLaTeX in Texmaker doesn’t work: “Could not start the command” and “log file not found”

After I upgraded from Texmaker 3.3.4. to 4.4.1, the software doesn't compile like it used to. I can still compile in the terminal using pdflatex -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode «filename».tex ...
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Template and model in TeXmaker

How can I create a template using TeXmaker? I would create a default file and use it every time I need to make a new LaTeX file. For example using MS Word it's possible save a document as model and ...
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Get features from TexShop to TextMaker. HELP!

I'm relatively new to LaTeX, and have previously used TexShop on my MacBook. I'm now using TexMaker, because I find it easier and simpler to use and because my group mates are using it too. Now to my ...
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How to add an online bib file in latex's bibliography path?

Latex only lets you have a relative or an absolute path when importing a bib file, so you may have something like \bibliography{../mybib} Is it possible to call a url instead? For instance, ...
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Unable to print glossary

I'm using a rather complex template of our university and I'd like to use and print the glossary as well. Now I've created an extra file to manage the glossary entries (tex/0_1_glossary.tex) and to ...
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Texmaker bibliography quick build

I'm starting to use bibTeX to help me with reference in Texmaker. I'm using apacite package and I finally made it work after a help from a Youtube video. But in order for my PDF document to be fully ...
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Created Files are saved in another folder

The file I run is in a folder, and runs without issues. However, the created files (.pdf, .aux, .dvi..) are saved in an automatically created subfolder, build. It did not use to happen in the past, ...
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Different bibliographies for each chapter with shared references

I tried to go through already posted solutions but I was not able to find one working for my case. I am compiling a ph.d. thesis with one main file, by including chapters. The format is the following ...
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How to disable \citep

I'm using Texmaker with biber. Everything works great, all references and the bibliography work as intended. When I want to reference, I say \cite and get a list of suggestions, starting with ...
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tikzexternalize in TeXMaker doesn't work

I'm having some troubles while compiling my thesis with the tikz externalize feature in Texmaker. I created the user command: "D:/laTex/texlive2014/bin/win32/pdflatex.exe" -synctex=1 ...
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WinEdt compatibility issues with TeXMaker

I have written a manuscript in TeXMaker, and my advisor has requested the LaTeX file for edits. He has WinEdt (I am not sure which version). He is not able to compile and run my LateX file. I don't ...
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Elements in tabular enviroment won't right align

I'm trying to format my resume and everything is working fine except in one table the dates won't right align. The weird thing is that I use the exact same code for another tabular environment and it ...
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changes_ not getting updated in texmaker

After making few changes in one of my .tex files, when i tried to compile and see the changes in the .pdf format, the changes did not take place; it showed the same old pdf. And when I deleted the ...
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Adding words to dictionary in TeXMaker

I am using Texmaker 4.4.1 for LaTex. Text editor performs a spell check automatically and underlines the wrong spelled words. How can I add new words to the dictionary with which it makes a ...
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Jump to the line texmaker is not working

The version of my TEX is 4.41, the "jump to the line texmaker" is not working? I had follow the previous advice about adding synctex=1 to pdfLatex and I found that it is already set by default. Can ...
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TeXmaker compiling problems (Windows 7)

Good Morning, So i have been working with TeXmaker/Miktex in Windows 7 plataform for a while now, recently i updated TeXmaker 4.4.1 and then is when all the problems began. So the problems are: When ...
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Undefined control sequence listings package

I'm working with TexMaker and I can't compile my documents because it apears de problem "Indefined control sequence", with the \usepackage{listings}. How do I fix it? \documentclass[10pt]{article} ...
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texmaker overwrites file that was externally modified

I noticed that if I have a file open in texmaker and then change the file using a different program (or, e.g., the file is shared via Dropbox and someone else makes changes), then texmaker will ...
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Texmaker on Mac, using “build” subdirectory

Has anyone succeeded in using this option on Mac OS X? I've always used it in my Windows computer since I hated seeing scrap files all over my folder. It worked just fine, but now that I'm trying to ...
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TexMaker-how to jump to the previous cursor positon

Consider this case: I am typing a math formula in position 1, then I go to position 2 to copy another formula. After copying, I want to go back to position 1 quickly, is there any shortcut?
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Glossary with TexMaker

I'm trying to create a glossary using TexMaker on Mac OS X. TexMaker does not provide an entry called 'makeglossary' or the like in Preferences > Quick Build > Wizard. My build settings in the Wizard ...
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MakeIndex in TexMaker with auxiliary files in subfolder

I have the TexMaker option to put output in a "build" subfolder checked. So I have my idx file in the folder "build". When I run MakeIndex I get Input index file book.idx not found. Usage: makeindex ...
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TeXMaker auto-completion corrupted for new FIGURE command including label

I defined a new command \FIGURE, which takes all arguments for the filepath, label, short/long caption and size and then builds a figure environment for this. I.e. I also define the label for this ...
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redefine \ref{…} commands - TeXMaker ref auto-completion

I am redefining my reference command, to more easily reference chapters, tables, figures, etc.. Here e.g. for chapters \newcommand{\CHAPREF}[1]{chapter \ref{#1}} %Reference template for chapter ...