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I can't save a tex file [duplicate]

I'm really new to Texmaker but I already know the basics. The problem is that I can't even save my file, so I can't compile it. It says The file could not be saved. Please check if you have write ...
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Impossible to save LaTeX file in Texmaker on Windows

Yesterday, I downloaded the latest version of MiKTeX and Texmaker and started using XeLaTeX. Today, I am no longer able to compile or save any .tex file. When I try to do so, a message pops up: “The ...
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hf-tikz.sty package installation on mountain lion [duplicate]

I want to install LaTeX on Mountain Lion and want to use some highlighting in my text for which I am using hf-tikz.sty package. I installed MacTeX and Texmaker on Mountain Lion but the package hf-tikz ...
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TeXmaker for plain TeX

Sorry if this has already been asked, but, if there is something similar like this TeXmaker for plain TeX?
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Disable syntax highlighting in Texmaker

Sorry for an obvious one, but I'm using Texmaker as my editor and the syntax highlighting has broken down after adding a tikzpicture and is making it very hard to actually see the content. (Everything ...
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Texmaker Illegal unit of measure

I've got problems with my Texmaker on Windows 7... I changed some text in the document and configured the colors for my listings. Suddenly Latex throws an error by the optional parameter of the ...
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PDFLaTeX produces black boxes after executing Sweave

There is the following code \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \begin{document} hey there <<>>= 1+1 @ \end{document} I saved the example.Rnw in my home directory an ...
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Issue with TeXMaker on win7 and beamer [closed]

Not sure if this question is appropriate for this forum... Just wondering if others can confirm this before sending it to the developers. Setup: TeXMaker TeXLive 2012 pdflatex with synctex enabled ...
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Is it possible to reorganize coloring/highlighting priority in Texmaker? [closed]

I want to be able to see latex commands in Texmaker while in mathmode, but the settings file does not seem to account for priority via line rearrangement, so I was wondering if there was a way to make ...
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Texmaker user commands: output to log/messages [closed]

I'm using several User Commands with texmaker on Mac OS X. My problem is, that some of the commands are just shellscripts, or other programs like texcount that produces output to the STDOUT. Is there ...
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Texmaker cannot load dictionary

In texmaker, though I have configured the dictionary, i cannot still check the spelling, any idea??
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IEEE citation style - bibtex - hyperref - first is citation number is zero

I don't know why but the citations start from 0 in the beamer class. But I don't have that problem with article class Here is the MWE \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} ...
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Latex bibiography on Fedora 18 [duplicate]

I'm using texmaker I'm getting a problem, my citations are not being generated in spite of me putting the citations, here is my LaTeX file: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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image placement using hfill [duplicate]

Is it possible places images at the same horizontal level? \begin{figure}[h] \includegraphics[scale=0.54]{/h.jpg} \caption{Architecture} \label{fig:Architecture}\hfill ...
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TexMaker + Sumatra PDF Forward search

I am trying to configure TexMaker with SumatraPDF. This has previously been discussed Configure forward search with Texmaker + SumatraPDF but the solutions did not work for me. Under "Options >> ...
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Latex - Segoe font - font spec package [closed]

I am trying to create a presentation using latex (texmaker) - Beamer I was wondering how to use segoe font in latex. I searched the forums like crazy to install the fontspec package but I had no ...
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`macro parameter character #' in horizontal mode - Texmaker [closed]

I use Texmaker and I keep getting this error: ! You can't use `macro parameter character #' in horizontal mode. However I can force compile it using cmdline as pdflatex foo.tex. Any idea what the ...
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How do I manually install the necessary packages to get TeXmaker to work? And in which directory do I put them? [duplicate]

I use Ubuntu 12.04 and I'm just getting started with TeXmaker. However, I need to get the library/package (what's the difference anyway?) for it to work and I'm having trouble with finding it in the ...
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Texmaker and .pdftex file type [closed]

I am trying to compile a .pdftex file type using TeXmaker. There doesn't seem to be too much on .pdftex files on the internet and I can't seem to compile it. Does anyone know how to handle .pdftex ...
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Define minted environment as a verbatim environment in texmaker [closed]

I use the minted environment in order to insert source code in a document. Contrary to lstlistings or verbatim environment, Texmaker does interpret the contains of minted environment. For example if ...
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Configuring forward and inverse search with TeXmaker 3.5.2 + SumatraPDF 2.2.1 [duplicate]

I can't configure forward and inverse search with TeXmaker 3.5.2 + SumatraPDF 2.2.1, i already tried all solutions given for this kind of problem in Configure forward search with Texmaker + SumatraPDF ...
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Format LaTeX code in TexMaker [closed]

I'm doing a presentation using Beamer in TexMaker. The structure of the LaTeX source code is deeply nested and I need a way to format the code as in most programming IDE. Is this feature present in ...
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MikTex Package Update Issue on Windows 8

I have been using MikTex on Windows XP and 7 for few months now and I faced no issues in installing packages that needs to be done on the fly. However, with Windows 8, the packages are not updated at ...
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Long list of bib-files in texmaker

I have got a long list of bib-files \bibliographystyle{siam} \bibliography{../mybib/bibA,../mybib/bibB,../mybib/bibC, and so on } My problem is two-fold: (i) First, it seems that the argument of ...
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I just downloaded MacTeX and TeXmaker and I am trying to quickbuild my first document in TeXmaker but it says cannot find log file? [closed]

I just downloaded MacTeX and TeXmaker and I am trying to quickbuild my first document in TeXmaker but It says cannot find log file? All of my settings are defaults. I am wondering how I need to setup ...
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How to best use and compile multiple .tex files as part of same final document?

I have a large document which currently is comprised of a variety of .tex files. The mainfile.tex looks something like: %lots of total formatting stuff \include{Body/chapter1} ...
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Suddenly I cannot compile my bibTex files anymore (Biber, TeXmaker, MacTeX) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Engines of Tex-Editors and Biber/Biblatex I am currently working on a bunch of little assignments for university. Everything was fine until yesterday: All of a sudden ...
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About conversion of LaTeX file into PDF file

Whenever I type something in LaTeX and want to view it in PDF, it doesn't yield the required view, even if the file is saved. Instead it gives me an error stating that the file can't be found. Can ...
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How to install titlesec? [duplicate]

I see all the files in titlesec here at ctan: http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/titlesec/ I also see a titlesec folder in my texmf-texlive tree. Apparently what happened is that ...
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Is there anyway to put Existing Text in Math Mode with Texmaker

There is provision to make existing text bold by simply selecting the text and pressing CTRL+B. There is a keyboard shortcut of CTRL+ALT+M, but instead of putting existing content in Math mode, it ...
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How can I comment out a block of text in texmaker?

I use texmaker and some time ago I found, by chance, a way to comment many lines at once, but I can't remember it now. Can somebody remind me of that?
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How can I select the engine for portable Texmaker?

I have a portable TexMaker in my memory. Portable TexLive 2012 is installed on it too. I want to make my documents with TexMaker using engine which in TexLive.
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How to configure Texmaker to work on Mac with MacTeX?

I installed Texmaker for mac and download MacTeX and installed this .zip: I couldn't find the files in /usr/ or /bin/. What are the preferences I should enter in these cells? Please give me the ...
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Texmaker generated pdf file not showing the position of cursor

I am compiling LaTeX files with Texmaker on Ubuntu 12.04 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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Customize auto-completion in Texmaker

How can I work with customize completion? I want to add some new auto-completion but I don't know How the wizard works. It's here: User>Customize Completion I don't know what should be writen in the ...
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TexMaker lost ability to produce pdf files [closed]

Ubuntu 12.10, Texlive 2012.20120611-4, TexMaker 3.4-1 I was trying to change my Texmaker configuration from bibtex to biblatex and instead managed to lose any ability to produce pdf files. I do not ...
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Texmaker pdflatex compile error with libertine font after updating Texlive 2012

After updating the texlive 2012 in Ubuntu 12.04 by # tlmgr update --all I found pdflatex (within Texmaker) cannot compile a TeX file with the Libertine font \usepackage{libertine} ...
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Beginner―Texmaker: generate HTML, MathML

I am very new to LaTeX and everything connected to it,but since I come from the HTML, I know what it means to use a markup language. I try to setup Texmaker that I can generate MathML and or HTML ...
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newcommand arguments auto prompts

I am using Texmaker and am trying to define a new command that takes some mandatory arguments. But I want it in this way: when user just typed the first few letters of the new command, it will be auto ...
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Compiler gives hundreds of “invalid character” suddenly

I am writing my latex document in TexMaker and suddenly in one of the thousands of compilations I make there is a error and I cant get rid of it. The error is: ! Text line contains an invalid ...
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How to automate mpost for FeynMP Graphics via Texmaker + Miktex on Windows 8 [duplicate]

Producing FeynMF graphs requires manual running of mpost command on .mp file at terminal each time after [latex] compiling the tex document. In other words it goes like this: Latex + dvips + ps2pdf + ...
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Changing the color of user defined commands in TeXmaker

I have some own commands (as \note) that I usually define in the beginning of each document, which I would like TeXmaker to highlight in the same way as similar commands such as sections and math are ...
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Add word to TexMaker dictionary?

How can I add a word to the dictionary of TexMaker? I cannot see any options for this in the software.
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New installation – Texmaker Quick Build says: “Could not start the command”

I just downloaded and installed Texmaker. I've never used any (La)TeX before. When I click the Run button with an arrow next to "Quick build" I get an error saying "Could not start the command". Why? ...
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In moderncv \address, \email, \mobile are not working

This is my code \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{casual} \moderncvcolor{blue} %\usepackage{geometry} ...
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How can I get texmaker to pick up my local class file [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where do I place my own .sty files, to make them available to all my .tex files? I am using (as a newbie) texmaker to create documents on linux. I am making my first ...
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Problem about bibdesk 1.5.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it normal for BibTeX to replace similar author names with “------”? I have bibdesk that I created my reference list. I use texmaker on my mac. In my .tex file I am ...
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Using structural commands in \newcommand - structure messed up?

Is it right that usage of structural commands like \chapter, \section, \subsection and the like inside of \newcommand screws up the document's structure? I've got a \section*{...} inside a \newcommand ...
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how to use converted tex from mathtype equation in texmaker? Als

I have got the following TeX equation: \[r(t)=\frac{l}{1+e\cos \theta (t)}\] Now I could not use this in Texmaker. To show the same equation Texmaker wants $ r(t )= \dfrac{l}{ 1+e cos \theta (t)} ...
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Problems with going to the end or beginning of the line in Texmaker on Mac OS X

I am using Texmaker in my MacBook. Generally for text writing places, Command+← or Command+→ takes the cursor to the right or left most position of that line. But I see that when I have already ...