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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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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 [closed]

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 La TeX document is a collection of other LaTeX files, like this: \begin{document} \input{content/title} \input{content/abstract} ...
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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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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 [closed]

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 environment 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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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 ...
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Texmaker “click to jump to the line” does not always update in PDF viewer

I use Texmaker to edit my tex documents and I have the PDF viewer embedded in the editor, so I can edit the .tex files in the left and see the PDF result in the right. For big documents, a quite ...
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Why does the same TeX file generate PDF file with different page margins?

I installed MiKTeX and Texmaker on office and personal computers, but the two computers generate different top page margins .pdf file using the same .tex file? The office computer generates the ...
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How to install and run beamer theme on MikeTeX 2.9 [duplicate]

I've been trying to use this beamer theme: https://github.com/ppletscher/beamerthemezurich/. When I try to compile the sample .tex file included it gives me an error that reads: ! Fatal fontspec ...
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Encoding for a .tex file created under Mac and opened under Windows

When I open a .tex file with Texmaker under Win8.1, that was created on a Mac using TexShop, I get the following error: It seems that this file cannot be correctly decoded with the default ...
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Texmaker: how to input “é” and getting “\'e” in the editor window

Ok, this is the preamble of my .tex file, that I'm compiling with Texmaker 4.4.1 32bits under Windows 8: \documentclass{smfbook} \usepackage[french]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} smfbook is ...
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Miktex 2.8 in Windows 8 error

Recently, I install miktex 2.8 in Windows 8 and there is no problem in the installation process. However, when I try to compile the following, there is an error: ...
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How to write a report template in IEEE format?

Well, I want to write a report in IEEE format ,but I have limited knowledge about Latex, so how am I supposed to begin?
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PDF in Texmaker does not update changes

I just installed Linux Mint 17.1 (Cinnamon). I am using the embedded PDF-Viewer in Texmaker. Now when I make a quick build and click the arrow left of pdf-viewer, the old PDF without the changes stays ...
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How to export LaTeX to OpenDocument using htlatex? (Windows XP + MikTeX 2.9 + TexMaker 4.4.1)

I am trying to output a LaTeX document to the OpenDocument format (.odt) using TexMaker's "Export using TeX4ht" tool. However, I am unable to produce any output document, although the command line ...
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File not found in TexMaker in Ubuntu

I have a thesis paper, writing in Texmaker in Ubuntu. It was working fine and i have finished my work with .bib file for the references. But, suddenly it gives a 'file not found' error when i try to ...
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Texmaker shifts view to start of document when compilation fails

Whenever I get a compilation error on Texmaker on Ubuntu, it would shift my view all the way to the start of the document. This gets extremely irritating as I'm working on a rather long presentation ...
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texmaker biblatex-NEJM tutorial help! [duplicate]

I'm new to texmaker/latex so please be easy on me. Also, it would be helpful if you include comments about whether or not I have downloaded the correct things. So far, I have texmaker, bibtex, ...
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Control the output of TexMaker

I am quite new in LaTeX and I am using TexMaker. How can I remove some of its output (such as .aux, .out, .synctex) and just see the .tex and .pdf files?
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Sublime colors (monokai) in texmaker?

I am currently compiling and writing latex code in TexMaker, however I have recently fallen in love with Sublime's coloring scheme (If the image is too small right click ans select view image) ...
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My citations are not showing up [duplicate]

I'm using TexMaker to write my thesis with Classic Thesis template, I have just started, but the first cite is not showing up, is like this: \begin{quote} Called \textbf{classification} or ...
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Texmaker: Syncronisation between PDF and TEX file is not working for one project [closed]

I using the ClassicThesis template and TeXmaker for a project. Now I have the problem that the syncronisation (synctex, I guess) of the pdf-file an the tex-file is not working. Everything else works, ...
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build folder usage issues

I'm writing my manuscript using TeXlive and Texmaker. I have different folders for chapters, images and frontmatter (including title, declaration, acknowledgements, ...) to organize a little bit the ...
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Define a command containing a sequence of commands in texmaker

I have texmaker-1.9.9 and because of some patches, i can't update it. For building my document without any bug or problem, I should do this scenario twice (1->2->1->2): Run a command for creating ...
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Is there a way to have changes automatically colorized in TexMaker?

I am working on a long document. Those reviewing it only want to read the changes, not the entire (multi-hundred page) document over again whenever I make edits. It would be much easier if I didn't ...