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How to revert corroupted or unredable Latex file back to original form

While compiling my Latex file (.tex) on Ubuntu power shutdown and now file looks like unreadable text. How to revert it back to original form. While opening the file i am getting this error After ...
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Equal sign that is not in formula

I need to input an SQL query in my text; something like this: SELECT * FROM Table WHERE ID = 0 However, LaTeX asks me to put a $ sign around, because of equal sign. How can I avoid that?
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Making TexMaker do all the bibliography compilation when pressing F2

I'm using TexMaker 4 on Windows. When I press F1, TexMaker runs pdflatex and view pdf (which is fine). I want to make it so that when I press F2, it should run pdflatex, bibtex, pdflatex, pdflatex ...
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Transferring from TexShop to TexMaker, need help!

I started writing my thesis on my macbook, however it broke down, so now I use a Windows Laptop to finish my thesis. I downloaded Texmaker, but it keeps telling me about all these errors in my sintax ...
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Quick way to make highlighted text as new section title in Texmaker?

I'm re-editing some MS Word docs into Latex and wondering is there a quick way to make highlighted text as new section title (with shortcut)? For example, in Word you can highlight the new section ...
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Could not start the command. pdflatex -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode %.tex

I read the post of TeXmaker compiling problems (Windows 7) and the one answer that suggests to change all of the commands in the options with the suggested command. I have a question about that: Where ...
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Getting question marks and now exceeding tex capacity after trying to add reference

I'm using TexMaker, and I'm fairly new this using latex. Some time ago, I wrote a report in LaTeX. If I wanted to reference something I would type in \cite{blah} (assuming blah was referenced in the ...
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Texmaker: internal viewer doesnt show dots/points on pdf graphic

I have an issue related to texmakers internal viewer (at least I think, thats were the problem is comming from). Here is a minimal working example and the link to the file Issue.pdf ...
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How to show 80-character column line in Texmaker?

I am used to use Texmaker, and now wondering how to set up Texmaker so that it could: (1) show 80-character column line; (2) do hard word wrap at 80-character column line, meaning that it ...
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Source and PDF side by side in Texmaker? [duplicate]

I've just started using Texmaker and am using it on a fairly large screen, large enough that it would be useful for me to be able to type my document and have the output PDF file next to it. I know ...
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I can't jump to the line on my texmaker

I'm sure a lot of people is having the same problem as mine because I've tried to make this work in two completely different computers and nothing happens. I'm trying to use "Jump to the line" on my ...
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No pdf in Latex compilation even though the encoding is correct

EDIT 2: LINK TO DOWNLOAD THE tex FILE: http://www.mediafire.com/download/a2aaczrqzobv1q2/send.zip I have a .tex file whose preamble is this: EDIT: ...
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auto-completion of \eqref

All references are marked with eq -> equation tab -> table fig -> figure app -> appendix sec -> section chp -> chapter So a reference would look like \label{eq:NT_LoM} \label{sec:intro} for ...
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Centering text in a table

I have a table which needs to expand to the width of my page and I do this by \begin{table}[H] \centerline{ \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{|X|X|} \hline \textbf{Number} & \textbf{Probability} \\ ...
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Side-by-side images in LaTeX

I need to put 2 figures side by side in LaTeX where the first figure needs to be given a caption and the second must not be given a caption. I have tried the following: \usepackage{floatrow} ...
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Adjusting column size in Latex table

I am using the code below to get a simple table but I need to adjust the width of each column. \begin{table}[H] \centerline{ \begin{tabular}{|c|c|} \hline \textbf{Group} & \textbf{Count} \\ ...
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Using long table to split a table across multiple pages

I am using the excel to latex add in to generate tables from excel, however, when the table is too long it is not split automatically between 2 (or more pages). Is there any easy way to do this? I ...
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Installed Lyx and now TexMaker won't compile

I have been using Latex for a while with no problems. I tend to just copy and paste the preamble from past reports into new ones, and that usually works fine (as you'd expect). However, I have a new ...
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Texmaker: toggle between documents keyboard shortcut

I like this nice feature on texmaker Options->Define Current document as 'Master Document' and find myself using it heavily since I have my bibliography on a different file. It would be great to ...
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Driving on Tikz in Texmaker

My LaTex distribution is MikTeX 2.9 and I am using TeXmaker. The LaTeX has been installed successfully and I have the deserving output for such test: \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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TexMaker: Hide message/log file after quick build

I always hide the log file window when writing my articles for clarity, showing only the LaTeX and PDF documents. However, every time I quick build my LaTeX file, the log file window pops up and I ...
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Using silence package generates warning from silence.sty [closed]

the last warning shown in TexMaker, I cannot get rid of. Minimal working example: \documentclass[hyperref={unicode}]{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Antibes} ...
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Error: undefined control sequence in .\maketitle [duplicate]

I am posting the Latex main file MWE herewith. While trying to compile file, getting an error as described below in line--.\maketitle. Can anyone please help me resolve it? Working on texmaker + ...
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How to preview actual poster size?

I am going to make an academic poster using latex. I use Texmaker to generation of pdf and Preview (mac) for viewing the pdf. The document class is \documentclass[a0, landscape, 20pt]. In the pdf ...
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IEEETran bibiliography creating empty name

@InProceedings{lutz2012mixing, title = "Mixing Open and Closed World Assumptionin Ontology-Based Data Access: Non-Uniform Data Complexity", author={Lutz, Carsten and Seylan, ...
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Texmaker 4.4.1 - shows for references [?]

I ported my thesis project from overleaf to texmaker. I am working with basic-miktex-2.9.5105 and Texmaker 4.4.1 for Windows. After installing all the packages and it compiled correctly. However, for ...
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Texmaker - Where to type 'H' for help?

I'm trying to resolve an error in my latex document. The box at the bottom of texmaker says: Type H <return> for immediate help. Where exactly do I type this? I tried typing 'H' at the end of ...
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chapter ref auto completion

I am using Texmaker 4.2 on Windows 7. I want to use auto-completion for chapter references in my thesis. I have included \labels in my master document while defining chapters. Auto-completion in all ...
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Problems with encoding when inputting a TiKz picture

I'm having problems inputting a TikZ picture in a document that is encoded with UTF-8. The TikZ picture was generated with matlab2tikz. When I try to open the foo.tikz file with my editor ...
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BibLatex doesn´t show Referencelist [duplicate]

For an assignment I have to use LaTeX and biblatex. I am using it with Texmaker. I defined an external .bib file where I put my references. So, my problem is when I am running (pdf)latex -> bibtex ...
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File not found with Texmaker [closed]

I used to work on Ubuntu, but now I changed to Windows 8.1. I installed both MiKTeX and Texmaker but I keep getting this error when I click on the pdf viewer: File not found
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Biblatex/Biber issues (authoryear-icomp, MiKTeX/TexMaker) [duplicate]

I have some problems using Texmaker 4.4.1 with MiKTex 2.9, Biblatex 2.9a, biber 1.9 and Jabref. When compiling, there occur following errors (example): Citation 'ngrip2004' on page 4 undefined ...
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TeXmaker doesn't update PDFviewer for changes

I am using a bash file to compile the .tex file constantly. The problem is though that the PDFviewer in TeXmaker doesn't update when the PDF file is changed.
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BibTex on TexMaker not working

I have just installed texmaker on my linux mint OS. Everything seems to work fine, except for the references. I put a document "references.bib" in the same folder as my "main.tex"; however, texmaker ...
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Choosing version of MikTex to use in TexMaker?

I am trying to use \addbibresource{} which should be available in MikTex 2.9 but isn't in MikTex 2.8. I therefore downloaded and installed version 2.9. Now I still get "undefined control sequence" ...
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View PDF result when using arara with TexMaker

This is a follow-up on this question. I was able to configure TexMaker correctly to use arara in my documents, but still there is a problem viewing the resultant PDF in the built-in viewer of ...
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Can not print Nomenclature in Texmaker [duplicate]

I'm not able to run the following example in Texmaker: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{nomencl} \makenomenclature \begin{document} \section*{Main equations} \begin{equation} a=\frac{N}{A} ...
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Texmaker generated pdf file of multi-file latex not showing the position of cursor

I am compiling LaTeX files with Texmaker on Ubuntu 14.04 system. When I run pdflatex and then view the .pdf file (internal), it does not show me the exact place where I am editing on Texmaker i.e. ...
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Latex compiling errors: ! Missing $ inserted.<inserted text>$ and ! Missing $ inserted.<inserted text>$ … represent either a 1 or 0; an on or an o_ [closed]

I am getting the the following errors based on the code below: ! Missing $ inserted.<inserted text>$ ! Missing $ inserted.<inserted text>$ ... represent either a 1 or 0; an on or an o_ ...
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BibTex There were undefined references [duplicate]

This is the first time I try to use Bibtex for my thesis and I am quite desperate because I cannot get it running. Despite the many post about the undefined references error in this forum, I still am ...
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How to change the appearance of heading commands in texmaker editor

Is it possible to change the appearance of the different commands in texmaker. So for example below could I have Section commands in a large black font and subsection in a smaller blue font rather ...
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Error while compiling: “Could not start the command. pdflatex -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode %.tex”

I know that a lot of people have already done this question but, I've tried everything said in the answers but nothing works! I'm trying to use TeXMaker 4.4.1 and MikTeX 2.9 but, when I try to compile ...
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Converting tables from Word to Latex

I have a table in Microsoft office which is huge and too complicated to do it again in Latex, can I convert it to an image and then insert it in TexMaker but it is recognisable? As I tried this(by ...
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Inserting an image and forcing it between paragraphs [duplicate]

I am inserting a Figure named Figure1 inside a document in TexMaker using the code below: \begin{figure} \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{|c|}\hline \ \hspace{10cm}\ \\ \\ ...
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Using external pdfviewer when the pdf name is changed using -job-name

I am using TexMaker and SumatraPDF for a viewer. Everything works fine. I then wanted to change the pdf name when compiling using the following command: %& -job-name=SLR-Review This placed on ...
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Texmaker Sty-File in Subfolder

I have many sty-files in a subfolder next to my tex-file: When I run pdfLaTeX it doesn't find the sty-files. I found the solution with export TEXINPUTS=".:./sty:" But where I can include that in ...
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LaTeX minted Error

I receive the following errors: ! Package minted Error: You must invoke LaTeX with the -shell-escape flag. ! Package minted Error: You must have `pygmentize' installed to use this packag in ...
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I can't write on file 'Filename.pdf'

Im new to latex and sometimes I get this error message: line 5: ! I can't write on file 'MasterThesis.pdf'. Please type another file name for output! Emergency stop.<to be reaad again>... ...
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Multi-line alignment : two pictures on the first line, third picture on the second line in a square fashion

I have three picture to show, in three different aspect ratios, and I'd like to align them so that the two first have the same height on the first line and the third has the width of the two first, so ...
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Texmaker file does not quick build, only hangs

I've been using Texmaker for quite some time now with no issues. I'm currently trying to get an old file which uses an old (custom) package to compile. Call them oldfile.tex and oldpackage.sty, ...