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Problem with completion in TexMaker on Elementary OS

I have a problem with Texmaker on my OS (Elementary OS - Luna, with kernel is Ubuntu 12.04). When I type a few words of the command (for example, the word \begin{document}), it doesn't appear in the ...
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Is there a way to zoom in Texmaker like in TeXworks?

I've recently discovered Texmaker and prefer it vastly to TeXworks. But one thing that I liked about TeXworks is that I could click on my compiled pdf and it would zoom in closely enough to examine ...
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Quickly Leaving Math Text to Continue Typing in Texmaker

In Texmaker, I like using the shortcut to enter math mode. This shortcut creates two dollar signs, and allows you to immediately type text in between the two. My problem is that I would like to be ...
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TexMaker, Message/Log file does not show by default when use pdflatex (F6). Ubuntu 12.04

Each time I use pdflatex(F6), if there is errors, only the following two lines are shown. Process started Process exited with error(s) I have to go to "View" / "Message/Log file" (F10) to see the ...
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Internal PDF viewer of Texmaker deforms the preview pdf [closed]

I use Texmaker 4.1.1 (and MiKTeX 2.9). After a complete reinstallation of my computer, the internal PDF viewer of Texmaker started to deform the preview of the PDF document. Meaning the pages looked ...
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Periods show up as hieroglyphs in TexMaker OS X

I am getting the following strange and somewhat annoying behavior in TexMaker for OS X 10.9: It happens any time a period immediately follows a curly brace. Why? Is there any way to fix this...? ...
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is there a way of putting % in front of a whole chunk of text? [duplicate]

% starts an end-of-line comment in LaTeX. Is there any way I comment an entire paragraph without putting a % in front of each individual line? Note: I write my LaTeX code in texmaker.
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Wont display .eps image just the frame [closed]

I have a diagramm from matlab saved as .eps but the only thing I got is this frame with the title beneath and some greek letters inside it.(I write in Greek). The TexMaker code for this is here: ...
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Setting up TexMaker on Mac to work with biber

I am trying to make TexMaker (Mac) work with biber. I, naively, tried to change the configuration of the TexMaker by replacing bibtex by biber, but of course such a primitive way of solving issues ...
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Run Bibtex on aux files in subfolders, multiple OS

I have a complete framework for my PhD thesis based on classicthesis/arsclassica. Single chapters are located in Subfolders like this. main.tex Chapters/project1/project1.tex ...
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Save default file content in texmaker

I have been fiddling with texmaker for the last day. I am getting the hang of it, but writing the basic structure of a document is tedious and requires me to constantly look at the cheat sheet, so I ...
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How do I install LaTeX package on-the-fly on Mac?

I am trying to use the resume document class res.cls but Texmaker is throwing an error that the file is not found. I am new to Mac, when I was using Windows MiKTeX helped me install packages ...
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Accent's problem with LaTeX update

I have updated my TeX distribution using MacTeX 2013 and I have now a problem on my TeX documents: The accents are not understood by Texmaker anymore. Here is a screenshot of what I get: Here is a ...
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Is it possible to color blocks of source text in TeXmaker?

This is a question about the software itself, not how to code something in latex. I am currently in the process of editing, which for me involves copying and pasting large blocks of text around, ...
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LaTeX: is it possible to create a macro to add words to index (using TexMaker)?

I'm just finishing my first document (a book), and I have to create an index (\makeindex, \printindex, \index{WORD}, ...). I am using TexMaker on Linux. I was wondering if it's possible to define ...
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How do I put a line break in for a line of Maple input that is too long?

I've exported a Maple worksheet to LaTeX. The main problem is the Maple input is too long for one line, how do I put in line breaks? This is the code I want to fix, \begin{mapleinput} ...
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How to use 'marvosim' package in windows8?

I am using Latex with tex editor 'Texmaker' in windows8. But whenever I compile .tex file it shows an error use package marvosim/marvosim.sty not found. How can I fix this problem?
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How to use an exported Maple transcript in LaTeX

I'm using Texmaker, TeX Live and Mac OS Mavericks. When I run Texmaker on the exported Maple transcript it comes up with multiple errors. Where do I find the packages required to make it work and ...
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About autocompletion on TeXmaker and other LaTeX editor [duplicate]

I'm learning to use Texmaker to compile LaTeX document recently, but my problem is when Texmaker auto-complete a command, such as \frac, it usually add {} automatically and I have to use the arrow ...
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Table overlapping text in conference document class

I have a problem with my table overlapping my text. I give the MWE and a picture of the result: \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} \usepackage[table]{xcolor}% http://ctan.org/pkg/xcolor ...
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Problems in installing the latest edition of Texmaker

I am trying to install Texmaker 4.1 on 32-bit Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I downloaded the file from the official site and I am trying to install by using the following command: sudo dpkg -i ...
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TeXStudio Embedded PDF viewer

Is it possible to have TeXStudio to display PDF file side by side with the source code just like TeXMaker? I am asking this since their user interfaces are very similar, hinting that we should have ...
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Texmaker (windows 7) don't use TEXINPUTS environment variable?

I normally use Unix system, but I am forced for a while on a Windows7 setup. I installed MikTex and texmaker 4.0.4. All is working except it seems that texmaker is not respecting the TEXINPUTS ...
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How to install MinionPro Tex Package

I would like to use MinionPro, but I can't install it. http://jklukas.blogspot.se/2010/02/installing-minionpro-tex-package.html Inspired by the guide guide above, I tried to enter the following in ...
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Problem with overwriting diagram files using feynmf.sty

I've just installed feynmf.sty from the software center and tried working with a standard example, \begin{fmffile}{simple} % simple.mf will be created for this feynman diagram ...
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Problem with nomenclature

I am trying to get a list of abbreviations into my paper using the \usepackage{nomencl} \makenomenclature package. However, I won't create a list in my document when I type \printnomenclature ...
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Texmaker on Mac is lagging [closed]

So since yesterday, I've had this problem: When I'm typing in my .tex file, suddenly, Texmaker has become very laggy. Both with typing and with selecting text. So I've tried restarting, that didn't ...
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how to do auto-complete in multiple citation

How can I make my multiple citation does auto-complete for the 2nd, 3rd etc in 1 bracket. For single cited eg: \citep{Howard1990} it is ok with autocompletion. But my problem is when I add the ...
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Installed Texlive 2013, Texstudio and Texmaker runs into Problems

EDIT: Thanks for the provided link it looks very comprehensive. I have resolved my issue it Fontin font by I compiling the source with XeLaTeX after installing fonts in TTF format by downloading them ...
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No pdf produced by simple document [duplicate]

I just moved from Ubuntu to Mint. I installed TexMaker on the new system and now it won't produce a pdf for even a minimal document: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \end{document} TexMaker ...
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How to do multiple auto-citation? [duplicate]

Kindly help me on how to do the multiple citation. I used natbib in MikTex. Its autocite when I only cite a single reference like this \citep{Howard1990} but if I want to add the other references ...
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Texmaker + User Command + Launching graphical editor

I'm trying to customize Texmaker to my needs. I use git to version my documents, so I would like to set a user command to git-commit. An editor should then be invoked to receive my commit message. ...
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How to make a footnote on the figure or table caption [duplicate]

Another problem has occurred. I just want to make a footnote on the caption of the figure, but it doesn't works. I can make a footnote just before \end{figure}, but it doesn't looks good. So can ...
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Error: “A document must be saved with an extension (and without spaces or accents in the name) before being used by a command”

I am new to LaTeX and was trying out this today: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \begin{document} \title{Latex} \maketitle \end{document} But as I run it, it says Error: A document must be saved with ...
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How can I fold sections containing include commands in TeXMaker?

I have used Emacs to edit my .tex files and I got used to the fold/unfold option. I am back to TeXMaker for some time and I would like to also fold/unfold sections, subsections and so on. This can be ...
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Texmaker home/end keys on Mac OS X

In Mac OS X, the home/end keys per default throw you at the beginning/end of the document instead of the beginning/end line. I have changed my system key bindings to get the latter, "usual" (Windows- ...
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Trying to use BibTex in texmaker, but whenever I have \cite{stuffs} it gives an error [closed]

Trying to use BibTex in texmaker, but whenever I have \cite{stuffs} it gives an error. Specifically the error: ! Paragraph ended before \@citex was complete. \par l.25 I suspect you've forgotten a ...
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What is the default command for quick build in texmaker?

Does anyone know what the default command for quick build in texmaker is? I changed it before but now I want it back to default and I can't remember what it was.
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How to easily update Texmaker to latest version?

I currently work with Texmaker 3.5 on Windows 7, but after reading a comment on this question I decided to update my version of Texmaker. However, the only way I found to do this is by uninstalling ...
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How to modify TEXMFHOME in texmaker on Mac when running a command?

I have got a complex latex document that we are meant to compile using make. It works fine but I would prefer to use texmaker. However, in the Makefile I can see that I need to modify TEXMFHOME and ...
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How to write conditional equations within equation tags [duplicate]

I used following tags to create equations in my document. But when I tried to add conditional equation within this tag, it didn't work properly. Is there any way to add conditional statement within ...
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Example from PSTricks manual not rendering

Can you set me straight in the very first attempt to use PSTricks drawing features please? The ultimate goal is to draw a triangle with the vertices angles marked on the inside with \alpha, \beta, and ...
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Texmaker: Is it possible to save all files on compile?

When I press F1 in Texmaker, is it possible to automatically save all files which belong to the "master" file? If it is relevant: I am using Texmaker 4.1.
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Use package listing error: Listing.sty not found

I want to use the listings package, but every time I compile my document in Texmaker I get the following error: !LaTeX Error: File `listings.sty' not found. Before this happens Texmaker displays me ...
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Weird behaviour in Texmaker (Changing the papersize)

I'm trying to change the page size in a tex document (I want a letterpaper size). I'm using Texmaker and the sequence Latex -> Dvips -> ps2pdf and my code is \documentclass[letterpaper]{report} ...
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Texmaker and MacTex are unable to compile Index, Nomenclature and Biber

On Mac (Maverick) with MacTex (up-to-date), I can compile the following (A) MWE using the Engine (B) for Texshop, however not using the (C) custom command for Texmaker. I searched for two days and ...
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Texmaker open session on start?

I have installed Texmaker 4.1 and use the save session functionality as I like to recover my definition of a master document and open all the files at once. Is there any way to configure that ...
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What is the command prompt ? How can I use it in Texmaker for package installation using “kpsewhich” tool

Someone is answering me to use a command (kpsewhich --help) in the command prompt. I have a stupid question: what is the "command prompt" and how can I use it in Texmaker?
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Migrate from Texniccenter to Texmaker

I want to "migrate" my Texniccenter Output Profile (Win7/64) to Texmaker (Mac). I installed TexMaker and the MacTex-2013 Distribution. Now, as there is no related question yet, (a) how do I duplicate ...
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Configuration of Texmaker to work with MiKTeX Portable

I have MiKTeX Portable on my USB, and I've installed Texmaker on my machine with Windows XP. I cannot find a way to configure Texmaker so that it compiles with MiKTeX portable. It just prompts me ...