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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 vs TeXstudio (comparison) [on hold]

I would like to use either Texmaker or TeXstudio in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I want to use the latest version available via some PPA (not something installed "by hand" or even compiled!). I would like to use ...
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MetaPost to PDF in Texmaker (miktex)

I am trying to make the MPost command in Texmaker work. I am using the Texmaker in windows 7 with miktex. So far I used the example document below. When using the windows console I was able to use ...
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MakeIndex (first time user) on TeXMaker

I've looked online for how to create an index on LaTeX, and honestly, I have no idea why there isn't any good documentation on it. This reminds me of the time when I was trying to learn how to create ...
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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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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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Creating a BibTex Bibliography, TexMaker doesn't find the bibliography file

I'm working with LaTeX for a short time, and I am currently trying to write my thesis with it, but unfortunately something just doesn't work. When I compile my files there is no Bibliography output ...
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Problem with defining parenthesis command in Texmaker

I am new to LaTeX and have been trying to redefine the \left( command to become \(. for some reason TeXmaker won't let me do this, it keeps telling me that \( is already defined but then when I type ...
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What might cause TexMaker to look like this?

See image below. No matter how many times I uninstall and reinstall TeXMaker, it keeps showing up with that layout instead of the typical one. It started happening recently and I am clueless about ...
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Error using glossaries package trying to compile with makeindex

I am having a trouble when I try running the makeindex command. I get the following error message: Index style file Tesis.ist not found. Usage: makeindex [-ilqrcgLT] [-s sty] [-o ind] [-t log] [-p ...
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Decreasing space before and after figure in latex

How can I decrease the marked spacing after figure in latex ? I am using TexMaker to write. \begin{figure}[H] \centering \includegraphics [width=10cm] ...
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Texmaker, LED preview enabling

I have both texmaker and LED, but I do not know how to enable option that let me type and then after compile shows what I typed in the right pane (preview pane). In most of images I found from these ...
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Cannot create bibliography in Texmaker

I am tearing my hair out with TexMaker. I have a bibliography file written in Jabref. It is called filename.bib. In my tex document have a bibliography style and source command like this: ...
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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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Texmaker started speaking Farsi

I have a problem—suddenly the Texmaker user interface is all Persian. I have no clue how I activated this. So I need a way to switch back to English. This is on Linux. Perhaps I can edit a preferences ...
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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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How to install Tex in Ubuntu… for a newbie

Im trying to install texlive or any tex editor.. I will be using it for document preparation for my coursework. could anybody give me a step by step way to install any kind of tex on my Ubuntu system? ...
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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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Fairly large document sometimes won't compile

I'm working on a fairly large LaTeX document which is ~150 pages compiled. I've split the document into smaller files which I include using the \include command. The document compiles without problem ...
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\ref and \label [closed]

\documentclass[b5paper,10pt,twoside,onecolumn,draft]{article}‎ ‎\usepackage{seamb}‎ \begin{document}‎‎ \begin{lem}\label{t2} This is my lemma. \end{lem} By Lemma \ref{t2}, we have ...
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Safe installation of Texmaker Ubuntu 12.04

Is it safe to install Texmaker from Ubuntu Software Center? It is outdated and a newer version is available from the Texmaker projekt website, but I really do not want to install software from ...
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creating a .bib file [closed]

I am using Texmaker on a Mac. I am having trouble creating a bibliography. Firstly, how do I create a file with the .bib extension? When I try to save a new file - let's call it "ref" - it saves as ...
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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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How do I change the order when typing math symbols in TeXmaker? [duplicate]

I use Texmaker. When I want to type the $x^2$, I type Ctrl+Shift+M, then type $x^2$. If I first type x^2 then select x^2 and type Ctrl+Shift+M, then x^2 will be deleted. How can I type like that ...
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How do I get Texmaker to use the central bibliography?

Like many others I wish to place my bibliography (.bib) file in a central location so that all my disparate writings do not need a .bib rider with them (and so all are updated automatically when I ...
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What is wrong about this arxiv latex bundle submission ? Please help I am out of mind?

I am trying to submit a article to arxiv that is perfectly compiled on texmaker but not in arxiv. There are many warnings around but no error at all. What might be the problem, if you dare to look all ...
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How to Save as PDF using TexMaker

I have written a paper using pdflatex in TexMaker, so I have no problem viewing my document as a PDF. However, I am not sure how to SAVE the file as a PDF document and then view it outside of ...
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Can SyncTeX work across included files?

I am using the memoir class in Texmaker. As far as I understand adding --synctex=1 to the LaTeX and PDFLaTeX command will make the output document open up at the cursor position of the code. So ...
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References aren't printed in PDF

My references aren't listed in my PDF file and all cites have a '?' symbol instead a number even in Texmaker my cites are selectable. Here my tex file: \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Differences in compiling in TexMaker and Texstudio

I am writing a document, on my personal computer I have been using TexMaker, at the workstation (network based Linux operating systems) we are given the option of using TexStudio. When i compile my ...
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Using Texmaker with glossaries on Windows

Is there a simple way of integrating glossaries package with Texmaker on Windows? I was following a very nice tutorial to understand how glossaries package works, but got stuck when trying to make ...
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BibTeX in Texmaker

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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unknown language \selectlanguage{english}

I'm writing my second document in latex and I'm using my universities template. But since I'm working on an English document and the template is for German papers I have to adjust the language. ... ...
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Change “user-shortcut” in Texmaker

If I create a personal shortcut in Texmaker it has the shortcut Shift+F1..F10. I want to create a shortcut with Ctrl+w for example. How can I do that?
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Arara and latexindent with texmaker

I am new to latex and I try to auto indent my latex file using arara and latex indent. I use texmaker as IDE. I installed arara exactly as: How to install arara with MiKTeX / Windows? and tested it. ...
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How to increase (relevant) verbosity of compilation errors with Emacs+AucTeX?

I often debug LaTeX files and Emacs+AUCTeX does not show many informations about errors. I always have the following message in the minibuffer: LaTeX errors in `*~/my/file output*'. Use C-c ` to ...
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Texmaker: automatically save .tex files currently opened every 5 minutes

With Texmaker, is it possible to automatically save .tex files currently opened every 5 minutes? I have found this related post, but the question is about saving automatically whenever compilation ...
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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 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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TexMaker autoinstall via MiKTeX

I have the similar problem like mentioned in miktex does not autoinstall via texmaker but somehow I am lost. Texmaker is installed. When I launch the MiKTeX-Package Manger on Windows 8 via mpm then ...
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arara - How to see errors and pdf with in Texmaker Windows

How could we check the errors in texmaker and also generate the pdf automatically. I am unable to do it for the moment. Using the following as comments i followed the installation process correctly ...
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Integration of arara in Texmaker

The documentation of arara has a chapter about IDE integration. However the often used editor Texmaker is missing. The installation of the tool itself is well described in the documentation of arara ...
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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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Problem with .eps images in Texmaker 3.5.2 [duplicate]

I'm using Texmaker 3.5.2 (with Texlive) to write a paper having .eps-images. If I try to include .eps-images, I get the following error: Here is my Texmaker configuration: Any ideas how to fix ...
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Context with TexMaker

I'm using TexWorks to type my Context documents. I wish to get folding (which is not, yet, implemented in TW). I hoped to use TexMaker but I can't find the way to choose a Context build. Did anyone ...
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How can I make texmaker autocomplete commands that it doesn't already autocomplete?

When I write \begin{ in texmaker, I want it to suggest flalign} as a possible choice for autocompletion. At the moment, texmaker doesn't complete \begin{flalign} automatically; as a result, it also ...
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Multiple LaTeX installations [duplicate]

The first time I installed LaTeX was in /usr/share/texmf-texlive (~600MB). Yesterday I installed TeX Live from apt-get, I simply don't know where it has been installed (~1GB). Today I installed Tex ...
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Issue with Texmaker [closed]

I installed Texmaker 4.2 (Qt5) on my Ubuntu 14.04 (Gnome 3). The installation went smooth but I don't have a menu bar and therefore I can not configure the Texmaker. My program looks like this ...
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Anyone willing to share his/her custom dark theme for TeXstudio?

After perusing LaTeX Editors/IDEs, I'm considering switching from TeXmaker (in which I use the preset "dark theme") to its fork, TeXstudio. What I mean by "dark theme" is a dark background with ...
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Two dotted division symbol

I'm making a report about progression in another language. Is there any way to make two dotted (both up and low) ÷ symbol? I have searched in many things and i can't find it.