{texmaker} is a cross-platform LaTeX editor. If your question is about its fork TexMakerX, which is now called TeXstudio, please use the tag {texstudio}.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
0answers
36 views

Strange error when compiling in texmakerE

Recently I've started getting a weird error in Texmaker I can't understand. To make it worse, it seems to disappear at the slightest change. On the good side, it doesn't prevent compilation. On the ...
1
vote
1answer
362 views

Using the "use a build subdirectory for output files' option in TeXMaker in combination with LuaLaTeX

I want to use LuaLaTeX since I have some quite large .tikz files, but when I do so TeXMaker does not put the output files in the 'build' directory like it would do if I use PdfLaTeX. I find the build ...
2
votes
1answer
3k views

Run biber in TexMaker, Ubuntu [duplicate]

I am compiling my project with TexMaker 4.1-1 in Ubuntu 14.04. I have TexLive 2013 and Biber 1.8-1. I have to compile it running first the TexMaker Quick Build with LuaLaTeX + View PDF, then running ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

How to install a new beamer theme on linux (texlive and texmaker)

I have a LaTeX Beamer template from this webpage (automatically download from university homepage): http://kom.aau.dk/~jkn/latex/files/AAUsimple_v1.2.1.zip But I don't know how to use it. I could ...
2
votes
0answers
586 views

Using symlinks to point to a .bib file in a different directory with bibtex and texmaker

This has been driving me crazy all day. Tried everything before asking a new question, I apologize in advance if I missed something. What I'm trying to do is to have a centralized .bib file that I ...
2
votes
2answers
266 views

Strange symbol in place of full-stop in TexMaker [duplicate]

Writing in texmaker these lines (the mount heigh is $1200m$). we saw it in \ref{chapter1}. width=6.02099737532808in (inside tikzpicture environment) all the dots (fullstop) get replaced ...
1
vote
0answers
176 views

Texmaker does not compile but indicates success

I am using a Texmaker-Miktex setup. Usually everything is working fine. My code is okay, I know that. But sometimes, if I click on compile, in the log file window, the success-indicating blue lines ...
0
votes
0answers
31 views

BibTex “Hello World” Example Yielding Undefined Citation [duplicate]

The Bibtex "Hello World" example does not seem to work, for unknown reasons. LaTeX code is below: \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
1
vote
0answers
1k views

Cannot open Tex file - Default encoding setting (UTF-8) not working

Texmaker cannot open a .tex file. It says It seems that this file cannot be correctly decoded with the default encoding setting (UTF-8) and asks me to choose an encoding option. ISO-8859-1 and ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

How to install `babel` in Texmaker?

How do I install babel language pack in Texmaker? I want to use \usepackage[swedish]{babel} in Texmaker. At the moment, Jag är bäst in Texmaker gives Jag r bst in the PDF. I use Windows 8.
1
vote
1answer
227 views

Latex Fonts error

I just downloaded MikTex and Texmaker, in order to write an article. But the compiler cannot compile mathematical formulas. When I put \begin{equation} 'formula' \end{equation}, I get the following ...
2
votes
0answers
161 views

Mysterious Undefined control sequence errors [closed]

I am using the texlive distribution on Ubuntu 14.04 and use the Texmaker IDE. I implement latex using the quickstart function configured to pdflatex -> bibtex -> pdflatex -> pdflatex -> View pdf ...
1
vote
0answers
413 views

Scrolling too fast in Windows 8 [closed]

If this question has already been answered, I apologize, but I couldn't find the answer anywhere else. I also apologize because I guess no screenshot or no specific context is suitable to this ...
1
vote
1answer
543 views

Czech characters are wrongly typeset

I am witing a document that is almost entirely in English but abstract will be in Czech as well as my name on the title page so I need the support of Czech characters. Until now I never had problems ...
0
votes
0answers
32 views

Invisible dots in texmaker editor [duplicate]

I recently downloaded Texmaker to my Mac running OS Lion. It works good apart from that i can't see my dots and commas in the tex editor. I've tried changing the font size but the problem persists. ...
2
votes
1answer
467 views

Interference of Geometry and counter of the page number

I'm having troubles with the geometry package, it seems that every time that I reset the pagenumber to one, the geometry package treats it like it's the first page of the document. Now this is rather ...
4
votes
1answer
558 views

Footnote with url in caption?

I try to put a url as a reference in a caption of a figure. But it seem to give all kinds of errors like: ! Argument of \@caption has an extra }. ! Paragraph ended before \contentsline was complete. ...
0
votes
0answers
111 views

Generating a default LaTeX bibliography from existing BibTeX file

unfortunately I cannot bring Texmaker to create a bibliography using BibTeX, so I was wondering: Can I create code that suits the needs of the default environment \begin{thebibliography} importing my ...
1
vote
0answers
170 views

TexMaker auto completion shortcut

I just start using TexMaker and i was wondering if you could simulate the Ctrl + Space (like in other compilers) to bring up the suggestions list, or the auto completion list in TexMaker.
2
votes
0answers
418 views

Encoding compilation problem with Bibtex Texmaker and LinuxMint

I had absolutely no problem until my last compilation, and I got no idea why I got this error now, because I didn't absolutely touch this line of code nor this page... Here is the error I get : ...
2
votes
1answer
335 views

Tikz for generating pdfs and using in latex, compiling problems

I tried using the advices online for implementing tikz into the texmaker and Miktex combiantion. The Miktex is updated and the texmaker runs normally. The tikz version from a flow example runs ...
1
vote
2answers
595 views

Error?? texmaker's build-in viewer

I made a eps file from gnuplot. But, texmaker's build-in viewer can't view it correctly.Other viewer works. The problem is that the Greek letters change to a diifferent letter.And some other letter's ...
3
votes
1answer
4k views

How to add templates to TeXmaker?

I´ll start my thesis and i found some nice templates here: sharelatex. By the way i dont get how to add the zip file of the template to teXmaker. Could anybody help me with this issue?
1
vote
0answers
180 views

Texmaker isn't matching my labels [closed]

I'm currently editing a latex file together with a colleague. She's uses technixcenter as editor and I use texmaker 4.1.1. My compiler refuses to match the references with the labes when I insert ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

TeXmaker PDF viewer blurry

I am using TeXmaker on a MacBook Retina with an additional external display. The documents displayed in the PDF viewer while on the external display are very grainy/blurry and hard to read, while they ...
2
votes
0answers
3k views

Use Texmaker to do Beamer Presentation, fail to generate pdf file with math symbols

My problem is that: (1) When I just type normal words or numbers like, $123+456=2$. Texmaker works well, and pdf file can be generated. (2) However, when I use slightly complicated math symbols, ...
2
votes
0answers
4k views

How do I tell Texmaker where to look for packages

I recently installed texlive from the internet (using tar found here). When the installation finished, I added the following lines to /etc/bash.bashrc: ...
4
votes
1answer
970 views

Write in Urdu font

I want to write some lines in Urdu font in Tex writing. Someone help me that which packages I must use and how I write in .tex file, either in Urdu text or in English text. Please help me with a ...
5
votes
1answer
3k views

How can I change the TexMaker interface language?

Turns out my PC thinks it's Italian... any way, the TexMaker interface is, for some unknown reason, suddenly in Italian and I don't speak a word (I would love to, thou). Can anyone guide me through ...
0
votes
1answer
520 views

amsthm.sty package instalation problem under Linux

Im using Texmaker 3.2 under Linux Mint 13 Maya and I have problem with installing amsthm package. When I typed: \begin{theorem} some theorem \end{theorem} I got ! LaTeX Error: Environment theorem ...
0
votes
1answer
4k views

Latex references and bibliography not working [duplicate]

I need to deliver a report using Latex. Since the beginning I have had a lot of difficulties with it, that thankfully were resolved when I started using the Texmaker tool. Unfortunately the references ...
2
votes
1answer
3k views

Texmaker can't find my bibtex file [closed]

First of al I'm working with texmaker So I made a bibliography.bib file and I've put in in the same folder as my .tex files (I've tried making a .bib file by hand and with BibDesk, but neither ...
1
vote
0answers
274 views

TeXmaker in Ubuntu does not autocomplete bibliography items [closed]

I was using TeXstudio in Windows, now I switched to TeXmaker in Ubuntu. I love it, but one thing is missing. In TeXstudio, whenever I type \cite{ the autocomplete window appeared with the name of my ...
1
vote
0answers
80 views

Problems with bibtex [closed]

I am using TeXmaker and Jabref. When compiling, texmaker creates the proper bibliography page that I want but in addition to that also another page with heading Bibliography and only bibliography ...
4
votes
1answer
2k views

Texmaker Hangs on Process started [closed]

When I try to run my script in Texmaker, Texmaker gives me the message "Process started" but hangs on it forever and never actually finishes compiling. I know these are long equations, but Texmaker ...
0
votes
0answers
36 views

Putting .sty file into ~/texmf-dist/tex/latex But still getting Error [duplicate]

I installed texLive 2013 on a mac. And I am using texmaker to typeset my documents. I have my threads regarding where to locate .sty files in mac. And I located my stackengine.sty in the following ...
5
votes
1answer
597 views

Where should I put my package files in TeX Live 2013? [duplicate]

I am using texmaker, which is based on Tex Live 2013. I have just downloaded a package, i.e. mathpro2 (lite version). Question 1: Where should I put my package files into? I have seen answers to ...
0
votes
0answers
2k views

Errors when running texmaker [duplicate]

I just downloaded texmaker, and when I try to "Quick Build" a template, I receive either of the following error messages: ! LaTeX Error: File `revtex4.cls' not found.Type X to quit or <RETURN> ...
1
vote
0answers
183 views

Call for Bibtex fails [closed]

I am having problems when I try to run bibtex with both TEXmaker and in the terminal. I'm using centOS. In w8 everything runs ok, and I get the final pdf with correct references. In Linux though, ...
0
votes
2answers
3k views

Texmaker build problem. Can't generate new pdf

I have installed texmaker (version:4.0.3) and it worked for some test file. But when I tried to run a predefined template, texmaker can't generate the changed pdf (it shows the old pdf). So I checked ...
0
votes
1answer
269 views

No references appear on template

I am using the following template found here. I want to use natbib (or BibTeX, which ever is most convenient) to run my references using nocite{*}. It gives me an error message: Package etoolbox ...
0
votes
1answer
72 views

Problem with defining parenthesis command in Texmaker

I am new to LaTeX and have been trying to redefine the \left( command to become \(. for some reason TeXmaker won't let me do this, it keeps telling me that \( is already defined but then when I type ...
5
votes
0answers
944 views

Strange behaviour writing accents in texmaker [closed]

Sometimes, when I'm going to write accentuated letters such as á, just after pressing ´, that symbol is written, instead of waiting for the next letter. The strange thing is that it works well (for ...
4
votes
2answers
2k views

Is it possible to display code twice on the screen in TeXMaker?

I want to make some large reordering of my text, wich means a lot of copy/paste work between distant chapters. I was wondering if it is possible to make TexMaker display the source viewer twice on my ...
1
vote
0answers
127 views

Latex font not scalable for report class title? [closed]

I'm trying to run the following code in texmaker on Ubuntu Linux \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{helvet} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} ...
1
vote
1answer
713 views

Authoryear cite style in tex, problems using natbib in Texmaker (on mac)

I am trying to use natbib in my bibtex file with plainnat style. However, I experience a number of issues (however works fine in e.g. Sharelatex). Depending on my code i get the error: Package natbib ...
1
vote
0answers
206 views

TeXMaker: Autocompletion of brackets

I have just switched to texmaker from texstudio since I am working on mac now. I am wondering if there is a possibility of setting texmaker to autocomplete (),[],{}, since I extensively use these ...
0
votes
1answer
151 views

Texmaker: Switch forth and back between Bibtex and Biber

I have to work on multiple documents, some of which are under my control and I want to use Biblatex with Biber, others which require to use Bibtex. I use Texmaker on Linux. I find it very annoying ...
1
vote
1answer
395 views

TexMaker - “File not found” when selecting section in structure view

I'm currently having a problem using TexMaker. When I'm selecting a section of the document in the structure view, TexMaker jumps to this specific section within the tex document but also displays ...
1
vote
0answers
1k views

! I can't find file `pgfutil-common-lists.tex'. \input pgfutil-common-lists.tex [closed]

I've recently run into the following error message that I have no idea on how to resolve: ! I can't find file `pgfutil-common-lists.tex'. \input pgfutil-common-lists.tex It occurs when I use the ...