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Centering text in tablurax

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} \\ ...
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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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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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Texmaker scroll bug?

A strange thing is happening on my Texmaker. When I'm writing with the pdf visor alongside the text editor, usually the text editor shows a 'line break' when is not possible to continue seeing the ...
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Adjusting column size in Latex table

I am using the code below to get a simple table but I need to adjust the width of each column. \begin{table}[H] \centerline{ \begin{tabular}{|c|c|} \hline \textbf{Group} & \textbf{Count} \\ ...
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Using long table to split a table across multiple pages

I am using the excel to latex add in to generate tables from excel, however, when the table is too long it is not split automatically between 2 (or more pages). Is there any easy way to do this? I ...
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Texmaker: toggle between documents keyboard shortcut

I like this nice feature on texmaker Options->Define Current document as 'Master Document' and find myself using it heavily since I have my bibliography on a different file. It would be great to ...
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Installed Lyx and now TexMaker won't compile

I have been using Latex for a while with no problems. I tend to just copy and paste the preamble from past reports into new ones, and that usually works fine (as you'd expect). However, I have a new ...
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How does one update/create bibliography for a doc in Texmaker?

I'm looking for the procedure to place entries into a bibliography for a document in Texmaker. I have an existing .bib file with references in it as well as a document that correctly references the ...
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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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Driving on Tikz in Texmaker

My LaTex distribution is MikTeX 2.9 and I am using TeXmaker. The LaTeX has been installed successfully and I have the deserving output for such test: \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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TexMaker: Hide message/log file after quick build

I always hide the log file window when writing my articles for clarity, showing only the LaTeX and PDF documents. However, every time I quick build my LaTeX file, the log file window pops up and I ...
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Using silence package generates warning from silence.sty

the last warning shown in TexMaker, I cannot get rid of. Minimal working example: \documentclass[hyperref={unicode}]{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Antibes} ...
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Error: undefined control sequence in .\maketitle [duplicate]

I am posting the Latex main file MWE herewith. While trying to compile file, getting an error as described below in line--.\maketitle. Can anyone please help me resolve it? Working on texmaker + ...
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How to preview actual poster size?

I am going to make an academic poster using latex. I use Texmaker to generation of pdf and Preview (mac) for viewing the pdf. The document class is \documentclass[a0, landscape, 20pt]. In the pdf ...
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IEEETran bibiliography creating empty name

@InProceedings{lutz2012mixing, title = "Mixing Open and Closed World Assumptionin Ontology-Based Data Access: Non-Uniform Data Complexity", author={Lutz, Carsten and Seylan, ...
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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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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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Texmaker - Where to type 'H' for help?

I'm trying to resolve an error in my latex document. The box at the bottom of texmaker says: Type H <return> for immediate help. Where exactly do I type this? I tried typing 'H' at the end of ...
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Problems with encoding when inputting a TiKz picture

I'm having problems inputting a TikZ picture in a document that is encoded with UTF-8. The TikZ picture was generated with matlab2tikz. When I try to open the foo.tikz file with my editor ...
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chapter ref auto completion

I am using Texmaker 4.2 on Windows 7. I want to use auto-completion for chapter references in my thesis. I have included \labels in my master document while defining chapters. Auto-completion in all ...
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BibLatex doesn´t show Referencelist

For an assignment I have to use LaTeX and biblatex. I am using it with Texmaker. I defined an external .bib file where I put my references. So, my problem is when I am running (pdf)latex -> bibtex ...
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File not found with Texmaker

I used to work on Ubuntu, but now I changed to Windows 8.1. I installed both MiKTeX and Texmaker but I keep getting this error when I click on the pdf viewer: File not found
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Commands paths in TeXstudio on Mac OS X - with 'could not start the command' error

When I am trying to 'quick build' my document in TeXstudio 2.1 on Mac OS X 10.6.8, I am getting and error: could not start the command (with 'quick build' options being LaTeX + DviPdf + PdfViewer). I ...
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PDF in Texmaker does not update changes

I just installed Linux Mint 17.1 (Cinnamon). I am using the embedded PDF-Viewer in Texmaker. Now when I make a quick build and click the arrow left of pdf-viewer, the old PDF without the changes stays ...
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TeXmaker doesn't update PDFviewer for changes

I am using a bash file to compile the .tex file constantly. The problem is though that the PDFviewer in TeXmaker doesn't update when the PDF file is changed.
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Biblatex/Biber issues (authoryear-icomp, MiKTeX/TexMaker) [duplicate]

I have some problems using Texmaker 4.4.1 with MiKTex 2.9, Biblatex 2.9a, biber 1.9 and Jabref. When compiling, there occur following errors (example): Citation 'ngrip2004' on page 4 undefined ...
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BibTex on TexMaker not working

I have just installed texmaker on my linux mint OS. Everything seems to work fine, except for the references. I put a document "references.bib" in the same folder as my "main.tex"; however, texmaker ...
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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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Choosing version of MikTex to use in TexMaker?

I am trying to use \addbibresource{} which should be available in MikTex 2.9 but isn't in MikTex 2.8. I therefore downloaded and installed version 2.9. Now I still get "undefined control sequence" ...
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View PDF result when using arara with TexMaker

This is a follow-up on this question. I was able to configure TexMaker correctly to use arara in my documents, but still there is a problem viewing the resultant PDF in the built-in viewer of ...
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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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Spelling check for Texmaker

I have trouble spell checking my document in Texmaker. When I press spellcheck, I get the error No dictionary Available. I really read every thing to fix this problem but it is not clear for me ...
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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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Can not print Nomenclature in Texmaker [duplicate]

I'm not able to run the following example in Texmaker: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{nomencl} \makenomenclature \begin{document} \section*{Main equations} \begin{equation} a=\frac{N}{A} ...
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Multi-line alignment : two pictures on the first line, third picture on the second line in a square fashion

I have three picture to show, in three different aspect ratios, and I'd like to align them so that the two first have the same height on the first line and the third has the width of the two first, so ...
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Latex compiling errors: ! Missing $ inserted.<inserted text>$ and ! Missing $ inserted.<inserted text>$ … represent either a 1 or 0; an on or an o_ [closed]

I am getting the the following errors based on the code below: ! Missing $ inserted.<inserted text>$ ! Missing $ inserted.<inserted text>$ ... represent either a 1 or 0; an on or an o_ ...
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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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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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BibTex There were undefined references [duplicate]

This is the first time I try to use Bibtex for my thesis and I am quite desperate because I cannot get it running. Despite the many post about the undefined references error in this forum, I still am ...
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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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How to change the appearance of heading commands in texmaker editor

Is it possible to change the appearance of the different commands in texmaker. So for example below could I have Section commands in a large black font and subsection in a smaller blue font rather ...
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Error while compiling: “Could not start the command. pdflatex -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode %.tex”

I know that a lot of people have already done this question but, I've tried everything said in the answers but nothing works! I'm trying to use TeXMaker 4.4.1 and MikTeX 2.9 but, when I try to compile ...
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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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Converting tables from Word to Latex

I have a table in Microsoft office which is huge and too complicated to do it again in Latex, can I convert it to an image and then insert it in TexMaker but it is recognisable? As I tried this(by ...
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Inserting an image and forcing it between paragraphs [duplicate]

I am inserting a Figure named Figure1 inside a document in TexMaker using the code below: \begin{figure} \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{|c|}\hline \ \hspace{10cm}\ \\ \\ ...
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Using external pdfviewer when the pdf name is changed using -job-name

I am using TexMaker and SumatraPDF for a viewer. Everything works fine. I then wanted to change the pdf name when compiling using the following command: %& -job-name=SLR-Review This placed on ...
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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 ...