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minted with Texmaker on OS X

I'm trying to use minted with texmaker. The weird thing is, that it works, when I invoke pdflatex --shell-escape testfile in the system shell, but not from texmaker, though Options -> Configure ...
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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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Thumbnails Instead of Page numbers in TeXmaker's built-in PDF Viewer (separate window)

I wonder if there is a setting or workaround for seeing thumbnails instead of page numbers in TeXmaker's built-in pdf reader. I used to use TeXstudio, which is a fork of TeXmaker, and it has such a ...
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Latex won't quick build?

I am completely new to Latex and have immediately run into a problem. I made this very simple document: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} Hello World! \end{document} When I try to quick ...
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Forward/Backward searching stopped working on Windows 8.1

I use TeXmaker with the Built-in viewer in a Windows 8.1 environment to edit and compile my work with lateX, and the forward/backward search always worked for me. Today all of a sudden it stopped, ...
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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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How should we make index?

I wrote this LaTeX file with TexMaker and I don't know why there is no index in the PDF file. Please tell me where I'm wrong. ‎\documentclass[10pt,twoside,a4paper]{book}‎ ‎\usepackage{amsmath}‎ ...
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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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Any LaTeX editor recommendations to use with Moodle? [closed]

I just started using TeX via TexMaker (and MiKTeX) so I could enter more complex text on Moodle for a Linguistics class; however, I've noticed a couple differences, e.g., Shows up fine in TexMaker: ...
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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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scrbook.cls missing even though koma-script is installed

i'm writing my master's thesis with texmaker and miktex. everything worked fine since two days ago. every time when i want to generate my tex-file the package-installation window pops up telling me ...
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Texmaker (Windows version) - first use - Error: Log file not found!

This is my first time using a LaTeX editor. I installed the Windows version of Texmaker changing the C drive to D and leaving the rest of the install path the same. Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit ...
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unable to compile tex file using texmaker

I have been using TeXmaker on Ubuntu OS where it worked perfect. Now I have installed it on windows 7 OS with MikTex 2.9. I tried to compile already existing tex file(from ubuntu) with minor changes. ...
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How to put the Solarized Theme in TexMaker Editor

I'm trying to change the background of texmaker by using copy-pasting it into the config file but It doesn't change the background as dawu has it in the description below. Anyone willing to share ...
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Texmaker magic comment

Is there any similar magic comment in Texmaker like those in Texstudio? Example:% !TeX program = xelatex
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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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Check spelling taking forever

I think it gets applied only for the current page. Anyway, the document has 2 pages. It get's stuck at 11%, why? What can I do to use this nice tool, called "Check spelling"?
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TexMaker: second “quick build” does not produce correct formulas [closed]

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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How to type hindi font with texmaker and miktex?

trying to type hindi font using Texmaker with Miktex. The hindi typing is done using hindi google input tools installed in the system. Please help in this regard. \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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PStricks and TexMaker/MikTex returns empty or strange PDF

I am trying out pstricks as it contains some really nifty packages for electric and magnetic fields. However, I cannot get it to work quite yet. My setup is as follows: TexMaker 4.4.1 MiKTeX ...
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Texmaker: compiling a parent file

I'm writing up some old math notes that closely follow a textbook, and I have a tex file for each section of the book I worked through. I keep all these section files in a directory tex, and then on ...
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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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Tex - XeLateX - biber how to configure? [duplicate]

I am quite new to latex and I would like to ask you for help with my bibliography. I am using XelateX on TeXworks in Texmaker. I am writing my thesis based on a template for my university. It is said ...
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Insert Pseudo-Code as Figure

this is my first post on tex.stackexchange, so please forgive any violations on proper question-asking. I'm currently writting a thesis about a project that contains a lot of coding. I would like to ...
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Mac texmaker: How to gain access to “usr/texbin”?

I have spent the whole afternoon working on bibliography using texmaker and I still cannot get the bibliography. My attempt is to use biber as in this video: ...
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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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Template and model in TeXmaker

How can I create a template using TeXmaker? I would create a default file and use it every time I need to make a new LaTeX file. For example using MS Word it's possible save a document as model and ...
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bibtex can't open or find source.bib [closed]

I've looked over other questions, but none of them seem to solve my problem. I have a document and would like to do the following with biblatex: Use the bibtex backend Compile my (long) ...
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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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! LaTeX Error: File `filename.cls' not found

While building a fresh new document using Texmaker installed on Ubuntu OS, following error occured. ! LaTeX Error: File `p1.cls' not found. Type X to quit or <RETURN> to proceed, or enter new ...
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Texmaker/TeXstudio insert label

Is there any way to invoke the list of labels (and then select one for insertion in the text) using either TEXmaker or TEXstudio? As far as I can tell, in TEXmaker you only get the list of labels ...
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Configure forward search with Texmaker + SumatraPDF

Texmaker has a Built-in pdf viewer which supports synctex forward/inverse search out of the box. This Built-in viewer can be displayed embedded or in a separate window, external viewers always have a ...
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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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PdfLaTeX in Texmaker doesn’t work: “Could not start the command”

I have a problem with LaTeX. I have installed MiKTeX 2.9 and Texmaker, and when I try to compile a .tex file in Texmaker, I get the error Could not start the command When I try to build it from the ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...