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Multiple Authors in scrartcl

I have the following code in the document portion and I can't seem to get \and to work with it - I'm assuming that it's due to something specific to using this class? \begin{document} % ...
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How to find command TexMaker used

As I'm still VERY new to Tex I have been using TexMaker (niavely) to generate my pdf's. I have a doc I have been working on for some time that someone else wants to manually generate with my tex ...
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Cannot edit .tex file unless delete produced files [closed]

I have just upgraded to MiKTeX 2.9from v2.8, where I was using TeXnic Center as my main tex editor. Now I am trying to build a simple document to check if basic packages are loaded as well as test ...
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Texmaker- Hotkey for Toggling PDF Viewer

I'm wondering if there is a hotkey to toggle the pdf viewer on/off or if there is a way to configure such a hotkey in Texmaker?
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A question about Texmaker settings

When having a number of files opened in Texmaker, at the top of editor pane, there is a drop down panel with the names of open documents in it. I prefer to have tabs of open documents at the top of ...
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Texmaker's internal PDF-viewer keeps file handler to .pdf open and hinders subsequent compilings

after updating to Texmaker 4.0.4 today, I am no longer able to compile my PDFs more than once per Texmaker session. I need to quit Texmaker and run it again to compile again. The error I get is the ...
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Texmaker not allowing user-defined shortcuts

I'm using Texmaker on Mac OS 10.8 and I'm generally happy with it. However, I think I noticed a very serious bug: user defined shortcuts cannot overwrite the default ones, no matter what. Cmd+shift+D ...
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Error: ! LaTeX Error: File `book.cls' not found [closed]

I am using Ubuntu on my laptop. I am new to using LaTeX. I have recently installed Texmaker and I am writing a dissertation; I downloaded a template somewhere from the internet. It has been working ...
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Drivers other than “pdftex.def” are not supported - - Need advice [closed]

Hey I'm configuring my TeXMaker 4.0.3, I did this few times and never had such a problem like that! I have this message: Drivers other than "pdftex.def" are not supported. PDF does not generate ...
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Texmaker: How to “type through” closing brackets, braces, and parentheses?

I'll start by saying that my recent experiences using Python 3.3 (a programming language) have prompted me to question the potential of my favorite way to "TeX" something using Texmaker. In Python, ...
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Shortcut to compile the .tex and .bib in one go with Texmaker?

As known, Texmaker requires the user to PDFLaTeX first, then BibTeX, and then PDFLaTeX twice. This is really tedious. Is there any shortcut that allows me to do it in one go? Update: Some say that ...
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Problems in Generating the Reference List with TexMaker

I have my .tex file as follows: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{natbib} % for the bibliography \begin{document} A much longer \LaTeXe{} example was written by Gil~\cite{label1}. ...
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TexMaker's internal PDF-viewer crashes when there is figure

I have been using TexMaker for one year and everything was pretty smooth until recently. Right now as long as there is a figure in the pdf, when I compile the file (successfully) and scroll down to ...
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Problem with typing “^” in Texmaker? [closed]

I am using Texmaker for making documents in Latex. However for some reason I am not able to type the symbol "^". I am able to type other symbols which require you to hold SHIFT + {other key}, such as ...
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MikTex 2.9 Portable. Cannot update and install packages

I have a company laptop running windows 7 enterprise edition 32bit without admin rights (resp. almost no rights to anything at all). I put the current version of MiKTex 2.9.4757 and Texmaker onto my ...
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texmaker forward/backward search

I am using texmaker 4.0.3 and would like to use forward/backward search. If if right-click my tex document I get the possibility 'go to pdf', but it doesnt seem to do anything. I suppose my ...
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Sections that compilation ignores (Texmaker)

Can I create "sections" in a .tex document that compilation will ignore, but will be reflected in the structure of the document, as displayed in texmaker to the left of the window? When I write a ...
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Texmaker 4.0.3 internal viewer jumps to front page when pressing view PDF

When I press the view PDF the internal viewer always jumps to the front page, with a red square indicating that I have made a change to the headline, but I have made no change. (Sometimes the red ...
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TexMaker - working with multiple tex files, autocomplete is not working

Background: The document that I am currently writing is getting pretty big, so I decided to split it. I've tried \include and \input commands, but the problem still remains to be solved. I have ...
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Block indentation in TeXMaker

Is it possible to indent whole paragraphs of source code in TeXMaker (or alternatively, in any LaTeX editor), so that intentation applies to all rows in paragraphs when the text is wrapped over ...
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Texmaker gives an error: could not start the command

The Texmaker version is 4.0.2. I have installed the TeXWorks a couple of months ago and it works fine. Now I want to try TeXMaker, and it gives error: could not start the command I just checked ...
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TeXmaker: Need syntax highlight for command in black color

I saw almost everyone who uses TeXmaker has syntax highlight, why I don't ? I have used the default in option->editor The others: \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{article} my: I need not black ...
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Multiple Texmaker windows?

In OS-X, is there a way to open multiple windows of TeXmaker, each for viewing and editing different (or same) files?
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Autoindent in Texmaker?

I've been using Texmaker for ~5 years now and prefer it over other editors because of its flexibility. Is there a way to auto-indent LaTeX code in TeXmaker so that the code becomes more manageable ? ...
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Texmaker: showing the same old pdf

I recently installed Mepis on my computer, so I had to install LiveTex, TeXmaker, etc. from scratch. Everything works fine in TeXmaker, except for the .pdf. Every time I compile and want to see the ...
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TeXMaker on Mac - “Could not start the command” [duplicate]

I recently downloaded TeXMaker on my MacBook Pro. I already use TeXShop and TeXworks. I downloaded and opened the program without any problems, however, when I try to compile and view my file (via ...
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How to add new packages to Texmaker?

How can I add a package, e.g., program into Texmaker in Ubuntu? I tried to include it as follows but it didn't work: \usepackage{program}
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The SumatraPDF Inverse-Search for any arbitrary Editor

I wanna use texmaker+sumatra, winEdt8+sumatra and texnic Center+sumatra together. I set the SumatraPDF Inverse-Search option on all editors. But the SumatraPDF Inverse-Search does not work on WinEdt ...
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How can I add a document class to Texmaker on Mac?

I am about to write my thesis on Texmaker but frankly I am a quite clueless tex-virgin. I would like to use the document class of our university but I couldn't figure out how I can import the files ...
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After a mistake in Texmaker, it has to be restarted

I am using Texmaker to write my thesis. Whenever I make a mistake, let's say misspell a command, the program stops working. It means I have to restart Texmaker. It so frustrating. I was wondering if ...
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Texmaker: Specifying keyboard shortcuts [closed]

I like to use the shortcuts Ctrl+Shift+= for ^{} and Ctrl + Shift + - for _{}. For some reason, when I enter in the key combos for ^{}, Texmaker reads it as Ctrl++, which works fine. However, for ...
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Problem with Texmaker and TikZ

I have a problem with TikZ and Texmaker. I would like to know why Texmaker doesn‘t work with the command: \draw [->] .... inside the environment tikzpicture. I don’t know the reason, maybe I ...
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Changing autocomplete order in Texmaker

Does anyone know if it possible to change the autocomplete precedence/order in Texmaker ? For instance, on my Windows installation, when I begin to type \begin{al..., the first thing that pops up is ...
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Error when compiling xcolor.ins in TeXmaker to generate xcolor.sty file

I have downloaded xcolor.ins and xcolor.dtx from http://kern.heimat.eu/tex/xcolor.html These two files are in the same folder. When I run the .ins file I get the error message Log file not found. ...
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How to write “@(x)x.^2” in latex? [duplicate]

I tried \texttt{@(x)x.^2} or directly @(x)x.^2 but texmaker gives Missing $ inserted. I gues it is because x.^2 which is assumed to be math syntax. Can you help?
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Package biblatex and subfile not working in subfiles [closed]

I am trying to use biber and package subfile. Thank to the community I manage to make it run in the main file. See here: Bibliographies when using subfiles The file bbl is not created in the folder ...
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Texmaker Toolbar More buttons

I've just updated Texmaker to 4.0.2. I've enabled the "file", "edit" and "tools" toolbars. But there is no buttons for changing font size etc. (E.g. in link below where is says "part", "label" and ...
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Compiling with texmaker fails, compiling on commandline works

Hi I can compile my latex document using pdflatex -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode -shell-escape Masterthesis.tex When I hit the quick compile button in textmaker however nothing happens. I ...
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Blank .tex file after windows blue screen [closed]

I was working on a .tex file using TeXMaker and suddenly got a blue screen! I restarted my computer and the file I was working with appears blank on TeXmaker, although it is full of NULL characters in ...
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Can't use 'equal' in tikz-cd [closed]

Ok, here is the problem. I'm trying to draw some commutative diagram in LaTeX that involve some "equal" sign in tikz-cd: \[ \begin{tikzcd} 0 \arrow{r} & X \ar[equal]{d}\\ 0 \arrow{r} & X ...
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Texmaker - easy approach to edit large paragraphs (jump to line) - inverse search

Editor: TexMaker I have been searching for a while, but couldn't find a practical solution. I am writing an article, and the problem is when I need to edit. When I find a mistake in the pdf, I use ...
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Texmaker: Check Spelling - Always Ignore

For the first time I have used the Edit > Check Spelling feature on Texmaker to extensively check a large document. During the process, I have clicked the Always ignore button for some words. Now, ...
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How to manage a central bibtex file which plays nice with (TexMaker's) auto-complete?

I want to keep a single central bibtex file that is shared across all my machines. My approach has been to set up a local tex-tree in a dropbox folder, and just store the file there. So far this has ...
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pdflatex has stopped working [closed]

It has been a little while now that every time I try to compile a document with pdflatex I get an error message wich says "pdflatex.exe ha dejado de funcionar" (in English "pdflatex has stopped ...
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Running a document from the current subfile in Texmaker

I have a problem in Texmaker. I have divided a document into a number of subfiles. I would like to compile the whole document from the current subfile without running the master file. I tried to ...
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\multicolumn error in texmaker

The code below gives me the following error: ! Paragraph ended before \multicolumn was complete. I tried several times but I cannot find what I did wrong. The exact same table works perfectly fine ...
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Undefined control sequence while using bib file for References

I'm using TexMaker, if it helps. I also have TeXnicCenter and TexWorks. The tex file is the following: \documentclass[11pt]{book} \begin{document} (...) \bibliographystyle{unrst} ...
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Bibliography in Texmaker

I'm having some problems with my bibliography in Texmaker. My code is: \documentclass[11pt, a4paper]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{natbib} ...
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TeXMaker shows errors after compilation for deleted lines

I'm using an old TeX document as a template. As I did just copy the TeX related files and none of the pictures of the former document it always gave me errors for the "legacy chapters" of the ...
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Texmaker. Color in the editor. Math mode [closed]

I am starting to use Texmaker with the default configuration. When I use the math mode ($...$) all of it is coloured in green in the editor, making long formulas difficult to follow. I would like ...