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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 [duplicate]

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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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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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) [closed]

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 ...
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Figbib not working?

I'm new to TeX and didn't find my answer anywhere else. I use TeXmaker and I want to use figbib for managing my figures. Unfortunately, I don't even get the sample file working. I followed the steps ...
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External command visibility in Texmaker

How commands defined in my shell RC file (e.g. .bashrc) can be made visible to Texmaker? Consider the following code: \begin{tikzpicture} \begin{axis} \addplot shell {python -c 'print 0,0'}; ...
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Undefined control sequence<to be read again> with biblatex and Zotero

I am using Texmaker 4.0.4 and exported my biblatex.bib from Zotero. My file test.tex: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[backend=biber]{biblatex} \bibliography{Biblatex.bib} \begin{document} ...
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Files no longer compile (“I cannot write pdf”) in TeXMaker [closed]

I was working on my report for a few days in TeXMaker. I compiled it, went for lunch, came back and now it doesn't work. Compiling takes forever, and it doesn't complete - either ends in error ("I ...
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Using \show in nonstopmode causes TeXmaker to raise false alarms. Any fix?

I'm currently reading the TeXbook, and I use \show a lot to see how Knuth defined plain-TeX macros in terms of TeX primitives. For instance, to have access to the definition of \centerline, I would ...
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BibTeX in Texmaker [duplicate]

I am trying to create my own BibTeX file and use it in my TeX file. I am using Texmaker as the editor. This is the content of my BibTeX file as of for now: @ARTICLE{introtobiorec, author = {Anil K. ...
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Quick build options in Texmaker

I'm working with Texmaker 4.1 and Miktex 2.9. My document consists of 4 files, 3 section tex-files and 1 main tex-file. When working in the sections it always upsets me that I have to change the view ...
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Cannot build .tex file

I am running MikTex 2.9 and I'm facing a problem. When i try to edit a tex file it keeps building for ever. I've noticed that in Task Manager there is a process that's running, miktex-maketfm.exe. ...
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After upgrading ubuntu 13.04 to 13.10, latex compiling errors

After upgrading the ubuntu 13.04 to 13.10, when I try the following command in terminal $ latex *.tex or $ pdflatex *.tex . I give the following error with MWE: This is pdfTeX, Version ...
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BibTex not working [duplicate]

I am trying to use BibTeX for references. Here is my code. \documentclass[11pt, a4paper]{article} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage{graphicx} \setcounter{secnumdepth}{0} ...
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TexMaker Quick Build / View PDF saving

I'll admit I don't really use LaTeX all that much, but is there a way to turn off the automatic saving that seems to be happening when I either press "quick build" or "view PDF". It throws me off as ...
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Problem viewing document in TEXmaker “Fontspec requires XeTeX or LuaTeX” [duplicate]

I'm trying to use a template from online and when I upload the zip into Texmaker it gives the following error "! Fatal fontspec error: "cannot-use-pdftex" ! ! The fontspec package requires either ...
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Making custom templates for texmaker

I typically use TeXShop as my editor, and like being able to quickly access custom templates when I create a new document. I'm going to be teaching a student of mine how to use LaTeX, but he can't ...
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Error after exiting pdf in Texmaker and SumatraPdf

After compiling the document below: \documentclass[letterpaper]{article} \usepackage{background} \usepackage{lipsum} \newcommand{\edpeercopyright}[2]{% {\small\color{black}Copyright \copyright\ ...
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Biblatex citation and bibliography misbehaving in Texmaker - help! [closed]

This is my first post on here and I'm a fairly novice user of LaTeX so forgive my lack of knowledge. I'm trying to use a Cambridge Uni thesis LaTeX template and adapting it to use Biblatex, but after ...
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dvi file is not created in texmaker

I use texmaker but when I compile the source file normally I get the pdf as result and I did not know that I should received also DVI file but now i need the dvi file for a conference but i cannot get ...
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Clear Install for Latex Cannot fully uninstall TexMaker

I am having difficulties installing the new version of Texmaker after I have uninstalled the previous one. When I use the command prompt the output I get is as follows: ongun@Vesnog:~/Desktop$ sudo ...