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Multiple Texmaker windows?

In OS-X, is there a way to open multiple windows of TeXmaker, each for viewing and editing different (or same) files?
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Problem with overwriting diagram files using feynmf.sty

I've just installed feynmf.sty from the software center and tried working with a standard example, \begin{fmffile}{simple} % simple.mf will be created for this feynman diagram ...
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Where does Texmaker look for ref completion?

I am working on a multi-file project with texmaker and even if this options might be basic I can't find any solution yet. How to make texmaker suggest when typing \ref{ all the labels defined in all ...
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LaTeX bug; my text is'nt showing at all [on hold]

This is a noob question, but for some reason, after compiling the rest of my document wont show up. \documentclass[11pt]{article} \begin{document} \begin{flushleft} Proof: It suffices to construct ...
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Texmaker: display the structure of the whole document

I am working on a Latex document which includes several parts in separate documents. Is there a way to make Texmaker look into the included documents to display on the left hand sire panel all the ...
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csvsimple misplaced \omit. \multispan when using multicolumn for entire row

... Hello, everyone! I have tried to search for the even only similar problem, but with no luck. I have got following error: ! Misplaced \omit. \multispan ->\omit \@multispan l.1113 } I expect to ...
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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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how to compile bibtex file using texmaker and XeLaTeX

I'm in doubt about the sequence latex, bibtex, latex, latex. Let's suppose I have a file called bibliography.bib, so it means that my sequence should be: latex bibliography.bib, bibtex ...
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Elements in tabular environment won't right align

I'm trying to format my resume and everything is working fine except in one table the dates won't right align. The weird thing is that I use the exact same code for another tabular environment and it ...
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Glossaries are missing in pdf [on hold]

I try to compile this LaTeX code (http://texwelt.de/wissen/fragen/10496/glossaries-alle-symbole-nur-verwendete-abkurzungen-anzeigen): \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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TexMaker: Command could not start

I have a folder with .tex files which when I compile them, they run normally and the pdf loads normally as well. When I move the .tex file to another directory which is different than the previous ...
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latex, texmaker

I'm new on latex and I'm using texmaker. To teach myself I just followed the instructions I had from a video course on youtube and I tried it on my personal computer. First of all I created a .tex ...
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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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Cannot compile with glossaries on Mac. No language module detected

I'm using TexMaker on Mac. I use glossaries in my document, like this \usepackage[acronym,nonumberlist,toc,numberedsection=autolabel]{glossaries} ...
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Texmaker doesn't find french babel

I've installed TexLive 2015 from tug.org. When I try to compile my file using Texmaker including : \usepackage[french]{babel} Texmaker returns : ! Package babel Error: Unknown option `francais'. ...
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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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Importing a .png file into .tex file

I've been trying to input a graph into my .tex file, but it won't work. I've put the .png file in the same folder as the .tex file and a part of my code looks like: \documentclass[16pt, ...
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Jump to the line texmaker is not working

The version of my TEX is 4.41, the "jump to the line texmaker" is not working? I had follow the previous advice about adding synctex=1 to pdfLatex and I found that it is already set by default. Can ...
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TeXmaker PDF viewer blurry

I am using TeXmaker on a MacBook Retina with an additional external display. The documents displayed in the PDF viewer while on the external display are very grainy/blurry and hard to read, while they ...
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Document table of contents tree structure on the left

Is there a software for Windows that allows you to see the tree structure of your document, like in word (you see the table of contents on the left) ? I have Texmaker, but you see only a brief tree ...
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Error: PDF File not found after compiling

I'm using TeXmaker on a Mac. I created my .tex file. I compiled it and the editor tells me that the .log file is created and the PDF file is written. Then, when I click on view PDF, it gives me the ...
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“click to jump to the line” is not working!

I use "Texmaker-3.5.2" with "basic-miktex-2.9.4757" on Windows 8.1 on my personal laptop (LenovoZ5070). I checked Options\Configure Texmaker\Commands. It includes: LATEX: latex ...
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TexMaker - working with multiple tex files, autocomplete is not working

Background: The document that I am currently writing is getting pretty big, so I decided to split it. I've tried \include and \input commands, but the problem still remains to be solved. I have ...
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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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The SumatraPDF Inverse-Search for any arbitrary Editor

I wanna use texmaker+sumatra, winEdt8+sumatra and texnic Center+sumatra together. I set the SumatraPDF Inverse-Search option on all editors. But the SumatraPDF Inverse-Search does not work on WinEdt ...
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No backend warning in TexMaker text

There are two errors over line 1 of my text 1) No "backend" specified, using Biber backend 2) 'babel/polyglossia' detected but 'csquotes' missing. here is a sample of the document ...
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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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texmaker commenting in math mode colors

Can you set the color of comments in math mode to be grey like normal comments? For instance \begin{array}{cl} \min & \tr XBX^T \\ \text{s.t.} & |Xe-2e|^2=0, \\ & ...
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How to use biblatex with miktex and texmaker

I try to write my thesis with LaTeX. I built a basic template which seems to work. But, now I want to use biblatex for autor-year citations. And this doesn't seem to work in my case. I'm getting ...
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A Question in Compiling book Class

I am writing my thesis using book class. And I use include function so that I can have separate files for each chapter. One problem with this is that I must click run button in the main file. If I ...
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Adding words to dictionary in TeXMaker

I am using Texmaker 4.4.1 for LaTex. Text editor performs a spell check automatically and underlines the wrong spelled words. How can I add new words to the dictionary with which it makes a ...
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BibLaTeX not working with MikTeX, TeXMaker [closed]

I am using the latest version of both MikTeX and TexMaker (fresh install about two weeks ago). I am getting very frustrated because I am completely unable to use BibLatex in any of my documents. ...
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Font not recognised while using TexMaker

I am using TexMaker on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. And I am trying to run the following .tex file. MWE: \NeedsTeXFormat{LaTeX2e} \documentclass[border=10pt]{standalone} \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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How can I use the feynmp package without the package manager

I am using a computer in a public domain and I need to use the feynmp package. Unfortunately since I am not an administrator I cannot install it from the package manager. Is there a way around this? I ...
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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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Customising Syntax Highlighting in TeXmaker

I'm wondering if there is any way to add new syntax highlighting patterns to TeXmaker. I've been using TeXworks for years and I love that special characters $ & { [ etc. are highlighted ...
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Does texmaker support custom heading macros in its visual structure?

If I use \section, \subsection, \subsubsection, \paragraph in a document I can turn on the structure view to see a hierarchical representation of the text divisions. What if I have my own heading ...
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Tex document not building in new computer (fontspec)

I have a resume written in Tex that was working just fine. I had to change my HD drive due to a problem. I installed Miktex 2.9 and TexMaker again and configured the packages to download and install ...
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How to install a language package in Texmaker on Ubuntu 12.04?

I'm having problems with the babel language package with TeXmaker could someone propose a fix I've typed in \usepackage[french]{babel} and I get the following error: Package babel Warning: No ...
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texmaker overwrites file that was externally modified

I noticed that if I have a file open in texmaker and then change the file using a different program (or, e.g., the file is shared via Dropbox and someone else makes changes), then texmaker will ...
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How to preview images generated by MetaPost?

I use the old MetaPost program to create graphics. My problem is that, to see the result of my MetaPost figures, I have to compile first the .mp file and then the .tex file where I've inserted them. ...
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Quick Build commands in WinEdt

I recently switched from TeXMaker to WinEdt. In TeXMaker I was used to customize my 'Quick Build' command in the 'Configure TeXMaker' dialog. In that dialog I was able to choose, for example: ...
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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 his answer to the question: Anyone willing to ...
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Texmaker user tags removed after update in mac

I have updated my texmaker with latest version in mac El Capitan. Sadly all my user tags are removed. Is there any way to restore customs setting ? Is there any file where they saved ? Any help will ...
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Why does Texmaker and synctex pdflatex doesn't work?

I'm using Texmaker 4.4.1, and I want to be able to jump to pdf (Ctrl+RClick) from the tex script, and vice versa. I tried to use the tips of -synctex=1 in the PDFLatex command, but it doesn't seem ...
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Texmaker doesn't export to html (OS X El Capitan)

After upgrading to El Capitan I fixed the configuration and it is working fine. But it does not export to html with the tex4ht option. It yields the following output: "/Library/TeX/texbin/htlatex" ...
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TexMaker Line Number Horizontal Space

Is there any way to get the TexMaker line numbers to take up less horizontal space? There's only 150 lines in this document. Texmaker 4.1 on Kubuntu 14.04
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texmaker and includegraphics cannot find file

I am having trouble including a graph in my TeX document. I am using the graphicx packages and set a \graphicspath in the preamble. However, \includegraphics{smt.pdf} gives me a file not found ...
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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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Errors while running poster code in texmaker

I took a sample from my colleague to create a math poster but it is not running in texmaker. Line 216 shows various errors. Can some one check what I am missing here. I have never created a poster in ...