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Tex File No Longer Found After Previously Working TexMaker & Texlive for Windows 7

I set up TexMaker a while ago, and configured it to use TexLive. I specified all of my paths correctly such that I could generate some nice looking PDFs for a while working on my thesis. I tried to ...
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.aux file not created using texmaker

When trying to compile literature reference with bibliography {file} error message is displayed: couldn´t open file name 'literatur.aux'. As i found out the file is not being generated because when i ...
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Compiling tex with bib?

I am new to using LaTeX and not that familiar with Linux either. I have written a LaTeX file and saved it as a .tex file using TexMaker. My prof sent me a .bib file, I guess as a sample for what my ...
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arara with indent.yaml works in command line but not in TeXmaker

I am running Windows 7 and a recent (Dec 2014) distribution of TeX Live and a recent version of TeXmaker. When invoking arara myFile.tex in the command line it returns "indent SUCCESS" and when ...
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Eps figures are not diplaying? [duplicate]

I am using texmaker and I include eps figures. The code is very long but I will include some of it. \documentclass[draft, 12pt, onecolumn]{IEEEtran} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{epstopdf} ...
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PDF stopped being updated when latex document is compiled [closed]

I use texmaker to make my latex documents, and normally it works fine. But now I am working on a file that has stopped updating the PDF document when I use my quick build (PDFlatex + view latex). My ...
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Adding fonts to Latex editor

I was trying to add new font style to tex editors. Can anybody know how can i add new font packages to Texmaker any other latex editor? Thanks
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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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Texmaker “replace” pop-up window moves across screen

I use Texmaker 4.1 for mac OS 10.9.5. I often use the "Replace" function to find and replace a bunch of strings in my .tex file. The replace function opens a pop-up window each time an instance of ...
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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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Texmaker TexLive 2014 does nothing

I am using Texmaker 4.3 (downloaded from their website) and Texlive 2014 (also downloaded) on Ubuntu 12.4 fork ElementaryOS in 64bit. I recently completely reinstalled my OS and compiling a PDF in ...
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biber doesn't seem to be working after upgrade to Windows 8.1

My minimal example: .bib file: @article{hope_policy_1993, title = {Policy analysis of the greenhouse effect: An application of the {PAGE} model}, volume = {21}, issn = {0301-4215}, ...
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Why did my output change after changing machines?

I have a latex resume I recently tried to rebuild after losing my Windows laptop and swapping to a new Ubuntu laptop. On the Ubuntu machine, I installed TexMaker (as well as TexWorks for comparison -- ...
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Prevent Texmaker from stealing focus after compiling a LaTeX document?

Each time I compiled a LaTeX document with Texmaker, the latter steals the focus. Is there any way to avoid that? I have several monitors: when Texmaker compiles a document on one monitor, I often ...
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Inserting a picture in a title page

I am trying to insert a picture in the first page of my report but it is becoming on a separate page or else it comes above the title. I want it to be between author and date: \begin{document} ...
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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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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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How do I disable Texmaker flashing lights on tray?

Texmaker keeps flashing on my tray. I'm not sure if this is a feature intended to keep the user focused and write their paper by clicking on Texmaker, but I find it rather annoying and ironically very ...
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how to do this equation?

I wonder how I can do this equation in this style, I tried to make it into a matrix, but is disastrous. \begin{equation} \begin{matrix} ...
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Latex software and guidelines [duplicate]

I need to write a document with Latex and I installed TexMaker. Does anyone suggest any easier tool? And a good documentation since I am finding loads but I need to learn it as quickly as possible.
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Use Texmaker to do Beamer Presentation, fail to generate pdf file with math symbols

My problem is that: (1) When I just type normal words or numbers like, $123+456=2$. Texmaker works well, and pdf file can be generated. (2) However, when I use slightly complicated math symbols, ...
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TexStudio and TexMaker crash due to SIGSEGV

Suddenly my TexStudio installation keeps crashing 'due to SIGSEGV'. It happens as soon as I try and make a new document from a template, or on the second run and compile. Curiously, the first run and ...
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Could not start the Command pdflatex -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode %.tex in TeXMaker

I have just install Texmaker 4.3 to start using Latex, but when it build it to pdf it prompts an error message about Could not start the Command pdflatex -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode %.tex my ...
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How I can use the dictionary in English and Spanish in Texmaker?

I would like simultaneously use dictionaries in English and Spanish of Texmaker as there are many words and names that the Spanish dictionary does not recognize (eg Laplace, Or I like to get a ...
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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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Using symlinks to point to a .bib file in a different directory with bibtex and texmaker

This has been driving me crazy all day. Tried everything before asking a new question, I apologize in advance if I missed something. What I'm trying to do is to have a centralized .bib file that I ...
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TexMaker: switch dictionary / language confortably

I'm writing documents in different languages and enjoy using the auto-correction (aka dictionary). I have to switch quite frequently (often I have documents in different languages opened at the same ...
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Quick Build stopped working

I was playing around with some figure positioning using wrapfig, when all of a sudden the Quick build button in TexMaker stopped working. My computer started working very intensely according to the ...
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TeXMaker can't find my own class file

I've been using TeXMaker for a while now and it usually works fine. A couple of months ago i wrote my own class and style files, started to use them and it worked fine. I had placed the .cls and .sty ...
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Texmaker bibtex works with \input not with \include

I use bibtex 0.99d with Texmaker 4.3. I have a multi .tex file document with the main document using \include{} for chapters. The bibtex configured as bibtex build/%.aux doesn't work. However when ...
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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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Texlive + Texmaker+Ubuntu missing sty

I installed Texmaker and Texlive in my Xubuntu (basically = Ubuntu). I want to use the kbordermatrix package, but when I compile the document in Texmaker I get the following error: ! LaTeX Error: ...
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Formatting - Algorithm

I have following pseudocode: I want to write it as an algorithm but not able to format it properly. Following is my attempt: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{algorithm,amsmath,algpseudocode} ...
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How to prevent Texmaker to missunderstand Alt+Tab as auto completion command when it is meant for swiching windows

When I compile a pdf document in texmaker, I often press Alt+Tab to swich to the external pdf viewer. If at that point the cursor in texmaker is by coincidence at a position where texmaker can make ...
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Is there any incompability between MikTex 2.9 and Texmaker 4.3?

I've installed MikTeX 2.9 and TeXmaker 4.3. I was able to compile an existing .tex file, but now I have made some changes (add text and figures) and even after I've corrected the Errors/Warnings in ...
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footnote + bibliography with texmaker(OSX), biber, bib latex [duplicate]

Problems: footnotes are not filed with info from *.bib instead only the cite key is shown no bibliography shown I use texmaker on iOS with The MacTeX-2014 Distribution. quick build: LaTeX + ...
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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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<Database entry “.”> error randomly appears and disappears

My document using BibTeX with the "jmb" bibliography style runs great usually. However, BibTeX started giving the error: Warning--I didn't find a database entry for "." Thinking I'd accidentally ...
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\bibliography only shows references from the template

I have the following codes: thesis.tex \usepackage[square, numbers, comma, sort&compress]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{plainnat} \bibliography{Bibliography/sample.bib} ...
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Backup of user-defined entries of autocompletion in Texmaker?

Does anybody know where Texmaker stores the user-defined entries to the autocompletion feature? I'd like to back up (as well as export) my own entries.
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Texmaker. Forward search does not work with option “build”

Texmaker 4.3 (Ubuntu 12.04). If the option "build" is activated then the forward search does not work, but inverse search works fine. For any position in source we obtain first page of pdf after ...
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Texmaker: source editor and embedded pdf viewer on same window

How do I get Texmaker to display the source and ouput in the same window, as advertised. This seems to be the default behavior on some systems, but not on others.
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What are the main differences between Texmaker and TeXstudio?

Although I've read these two posts: Texmaker vs TeXstudio (comparison) LaTeX Editors/IDEs I would like to ask again specifically about Texmaker and TeXstudio, because they are quite well ranked in ...
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Multiple Quick Build Options

I utilize these quick build options in TexMaker: 1.) "PdfLaTeX + View PDF" and 2.) "PdfLaTeX + Bib(la)tex + PdfLaTeX (x2) + View Pdf" I can't quite seem how to bind one of these options to say "F2" ...
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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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Decreasing space before and after figure in latex [closed]

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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Blank space between paragraphs

I am trying to learn how to use Texmaker (just for the record, I don't know a single thing about programming or Latex) and I am having some difficulty to create space between paragraphs or between ...
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LaTeX PDF file appears then disappears

I've been using LaTex with the texmaker as an editor for a while, but recently I've never been able to view the PDF I create because of a "file not found" error. If I look at the folder the tex file ...
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Any thing wrong with Bidi texmaker on win 8.1?

I have installed bidi texmaker on win 8.1, 64 bit. But it doesn't apply the changes of my file. for example I comment a \include x but it still have that chapter. I use the same things I had used in ...
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Preview citation in TexMaker

I use texmaker as my preferred editor on a mac. I also have a single consolidated library for all my references. When I try to type in a citation, texmaker does a good job at prompting me for the ...