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tikzexternalize in TeXMaker doesn't work

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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Where does TexStudio get its citation autocomplete list from?

Using \usepackage[backend=biber]{biblatex}, I can reference an external .bib file using \addbibresource{foo.bib}. In TeXStudio 2.9.4, autocomplete will provide me with a list of citation keys when I ...
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Texmaker 4.4.1 - shows for references [?]

I ported my thesis project from overleaf to texmaker. I am working with basic-miktex-2.9.5105 and Texmaker 4.4.1 for Windows. After installing all the packages and it compiled correctly. However, for ...
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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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Cannot run .bib file on TeXmaker

This question is indeed similar to this one: I open my Bibliographie.bib file in Texmaker and push the F11 button to "run" the file but then get Process started I couldn't open file name ...
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Compiling: Log file not found

I have installed MikTex and Texmaker (also TexStudio if that is better) on my Windows 8.1. PC and when trying to compile, I get the error message "Log file not found". I am pretty sure that I just got ...
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How to add “Nomenclature” in “elsarticle” (2-column format) through TexMaker

The problem: How to add a "Nomenclature" section for Elsevier journals in a 2-column format at the top of the second page in a frame through TexMaker So, I googled a lot for this problem and finally ...
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Bookmarks in texmaker

How to add bookmark in texmaker? A bookmark in the sense that mark a certain line in a certain latex file, and come back to that line later even you are opening another latex file. The obvious ...
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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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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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OS X Yosemite built-in dictation not working with TeXMaker/TexStudio

I am writing up my thesis and would like to use the built-in dictation in Mac OS X (10.10) to write. I am using TeXstudio (and have used TeXmaker also) for writing, but for some reason the OS X ...
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MikTeX 2.9, install packages on the fly?

I set the Install Packages on the Fly setting to Yes and try to compile my document in Texmaker, but I still get the error File [...] not found, where [...] is the package I need. Basically, I need to ...
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Error texmaker on new computer

few days ago my friend installed on his computer texmaker. And he is getting error : Error Imossible : pdflatex -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode &.tex Is anybody know how o solve it?
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Using the "use a build subdirectory for output files' option in TeXMaker in combination with LuaLaTeX

I want to use LuaLaTeX since I have some quite large .tikz files, but when I do so TeXMaker does not put the output files in the 'build' directory like it would do if I use PdfLaTeX. I find the build ...
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can Texmaker have markdown mode? [closed]

Is it possible to enable texmaker to a markdown editor? I found texmaker very easy to use, if it can combine markdown. It will be great. I mean can I use it to edit markdown file, with formula ...
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How to set PATH variable in portable miktex to be used with texmaker

When I perform ps->pdf or XeLaTeX I get error 'mgs.exe' is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program or batch file. The solution for this is to add ...
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File keeps reverting to previous version

To prevent all of my files from having a lot of \usepackage{...}'s and such in the top of the document, I've made my own .sty file. I've placed the file in the /Program Files ...
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Why can't I create a bibliography in TexMaker? [duplicate]

This is my first time trying to create citations and a bibliography. I have read plenty of information online and watched numerous videos. I still am not sure if I understand it. I am using TexMaker ...
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texmaker bullet in .eps figure equation shows infinity symbol

I am using Texmaker on windows 7 and I'm trying to include a .eps figure which has bullet symbol in it, and for some reason, Texmaker shows an infinity sign instead. I've checked my .eps file, and it ...
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How to change texmaker's theme?

I downloaded texmaker and I would like to change the theme, because it hurt my eyes. From a previous question I found this theme: [formats] version=1.0 data\normal\priority=-1 data\normal\bold=false ...
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Is there a quick way to jump out of brackets in TexMaker?

This might sound like a minor issue, but I love typing in Latex and its shortcuts in e.g. Texmaker are awesome, like when I want to type \frac{}{}, I can use auto-completion and jump between brackets ...
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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 can you maintain a documents master mode in Texmaker?

I am writing a project with texmaker, and i've separated it into several files, to keep it organized. But I run into the following problem - I have to define every startup that the main document is ...
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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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TexMaker: second “quick build” does not produce correct formulas

When "quick building" the following simple file \documentclass{scrbook} \begin{document} $a+b=c$ \end{document} in the generated PDF I correctly get "a+b=c". When "quick building" a second time ...
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Auto-complete feature for Texmaker citations

I have Texmaker 4.1.1 and autocomplete feature for citations doesn't work in it. I have my .bib file in the correct directory (the same as my .tex file), use biblatex, have added the command ...
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TexMaker build different document

i have a document in which each chapter gets included as a own tex document. If i edit one sub tex document and press the run button it runs the current document and not the main document. I want to ...
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How to revert corroupted or unredable Latex file back to original form

While compiling my Latex file (.tex) on Ubuntu power shutdown and now file looks like unreadable text. How to revert it back to original form. While opening the file i am getting this error After ...
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Equal sign that is not in formula

I need to input an SQL query in my text; something like this: SELECT * FROM Table WHERE ID = 0 However, LaTeX asks me to put a $ sign around, because of equal sign. How can I avoid that?
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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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Make spellchecker ignore contents of certain commands in TexMaker

Some commands in LaTeX almost never contain meaningful words. Some prime examples are: \label \ref \includegraphics \input \cite In TexMaker, however, all words are included in the spellcheck, ...
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I can't jump to the line on my texmaker

I'm sure a lot of people is having the same problem as mine because I've tried to make this work in two completely different computers and nothing happens. I'm trying to use "Jump to the line" on my ...
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Making TexMaker do all the bibliography compilation when pressing F2

I'm using TexMaker 4 on Windows. When I press F1, TexMaker runs pdflatex and view pdf (which is fine). I want to make it so that when I press F2, it should run pdflatex, bibtex, pdflatex, pdflatex ...
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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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Transferring from TexShop to TexMaker, need help!

I started writing my thesis on my macbook, however it broke down, so now I use a Windows Laptop to finish my thesis. I downloaded Texmaker, but it keeps telling me about all these errors in my sintax ...
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Quick way to make highlighted text as new section title in Texmaker?

I'm re-editing some MS Word docs into Latex and wondering is there a quick way to make highlighted text as new section title (with shortcut)? For example, in Word you can highlight the new section ...
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LaTeX minted Error

I receive the following errors: ! Package minted Error: You must invoke LaTeX with the -shell-escape flag. ! Package minted Error: You must have `pygmentize' installed to use this packag in ...
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Texmaker not generating pdf everytime, but showing the same old pdf

I am new to TeXmaker and all its tools. I have my thesis template in LaTeX which I am trying to work on and am using Adobe Reader to view it. The problem is that Texmaker is generating a pdf file for ...
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How to show 80-character column line in Texmaker?

I am used to use Texmaker, and now wondering how to set up Texmaker so that it could: (1) show 80-character column line; (2) do hard word wrap at 80-character column line, meaning that it ...
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Texmaker portable with Miktex portable

I am trying to setup texmaker portable to work with Miktex portable. I found instructions here: http://jimstitzel.com/2010/01/configuring-texmaker-usb-with-miktex-portable/. Updating of Miktex ...
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Could not start the command. pdflatex -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode %.tex

I read the post of TeXmaker compiling problems (Windows 7) and the one answer that suggests to change all of the commands in the options with the suggested command. I have a question about that: Where ...
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Getting question marks and now exceeding tex capacity after trying to add reference

I'm using TexMaker, and I'm fairly new this using latex. Some time ago, I wrote a report in LaTeX. If I wanted to reference something I would type in \cite{blah} (assuming blah was referenced in the ...
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Texmaker generated pdf file of multi-file latex not showing the position of cursor

I am compiling LaTeX files with Texmaker on Ubuntu 14.04 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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Texmaker: internal viewer doesnt show dots/points on pdf graphic

I have an issue related to texmakers internal viewer (at least I think, thats were the problem is comming from). Here is a minimal working example and the link to the file Issue.pdf ...
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Some commands don't come out in the pdf - TeXmaker

I'm just starting to learn how to use the program and watching tutorials online, at the moment I'm using TexMaker. Everything seems to be going just fine however when I try to use the commands \title, ...
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Source and PDF side by side in Texmaker? [duplicate]

I've just started using Texmaker and am using it on a fairly large screen, large enough that it would be useful for me to be able to type my document and have the output PDF file next to it. I know ...
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No pdf in Latex compilation even though the encoding is correct

EDIT 2: LINK TO DOWNLOAD THE tex FILE: http://www.mediafire.com/download/a2aaczrqzobv1q2/send.zip I have a .tex file whose preamble is this: EDIT: ...
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auto-completion of \eqref

All references are marked with eq -> equation tab -> table fig -> figure app -> appendix sec -> section chp -> chapter So a reference would look like \label{eq:NT_LoM} \label{sec:intro} for ...
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Side-by-side images in LaTeX

I need to put 2 figures side by side in LaTeX where the first figure needs to be given a caption and the second must not be given a caption. I have tried the following: \usepackage{floatrow} ...
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Centering text in a table

I have a table which needs to expand to the width of my page and I do this by \begin{table}[H] \centerline{ \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{|X|X|} \hline \textbf{Number} & \textbf{Probability} \\ ...