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compiled pdfs cannot be opened in Adobe Reader 11

I use TeXnic-Center 2.0 Beta 2 (64 Bit) and MiKTeX 2.9. I have a problem with my Adobe Reader 11. I cannot open compiled pdfs, AR 11 says that the pdf is damaged and cannot be repaired. I already ...
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Multiple builds at once

I'm currently using following combination: the latest TexnicCenter (2.01 Stable 32bit) MiKTeX 2.9 32 bit (all packages updated) pdflatex.exe biber (instead of biblatex) My problem is, that if a ...
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portable PS-viewer with forward and inverse-search

I am using a portable Latex (Miktex, Texniccenter & Sumatrapdf) from my flashdrive and all works good. But I found no possibility to search in *.ps files through forward or inverse-search. I use ...
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Updating an autocompletion in TeXnicCenter [closed]

I am trying to update the figure autocomplete in TeXnicCenter (TXC) to suit how I use figures. I believe I need to alter the Tex.xml file in C:\Program Files\TeXnicCenter\Packages and then restart ...
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Linking files into TeXnicCenter: main file, .eps figures, and a .bib file

I am trialling TeXnicCenter 2 on files used by LyX 2, with the latter linking all files and producing correct PDF output. My files are an article class file, a number of .eps figures, and a .bib file ...
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How can I use plain TeX with TeXnicCenter or another IDE?

Currently I use TeCnicCenter and MiKTeX with LaTeX on a Windows machine. I am contemplating using plain TeX for certain purposes. I would like to know how to use TeXnicCenter with plain TeX. I like ...
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Cannot edit .tex file unless delete produced files [closed]

I have just upgraded to MiKTeX 2.9from v2.8, where I was using TeXnic Center as my main tex editor. Now I am trying to build a simple document to check if basic packages are loaded as well as test ...
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TXC compiles document and opens PDF and hangs [closed]

Editor : TXC 2.0 b2 sumatra 2.3.2 I can compile the document without any errors. but after compilation, the TXC opens the sumatra and gets stuck. I have to force terminate the programs. But the PDF ...
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TXC not reading in project file

I have been working on my thesis report and use TXC as my editor. Everything was fine until there was a BSOD on my computer for unknown reason. After restarting the computer I realised that the TXC is ...
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Where is the auto correction in TeXnicCenter

I was looking for the auto correction in TeXniCenter, and found a ticket from 2009 here: http://sourceforge.net/p/texniccenter/user-reports/1066/ Tino Weinkauf said: "It is already in our feature ...
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LaTeX 'Cannot execute this comand'

working first time with TeX, installed TexNicCenter and MikTeX. I got some .tex files which i want to convert to .pdf just to make sure everything is installed properly and it works so i can stark ...
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open pdf at current page using TeXnicCenter and Adobe Reader, or should I use another setup?

Is it nowadays possible to open the compiled pdf at that position, where the last change happend, using the aforementioned TeXnicCenter and Adobe Reader? I used my favourite search engine ;) but ...
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Blank Page and “Missing \begin{document}” error in simple document [duplicate]

Im new with LaTeX, I have MikTek and TeXnic Center. The first time I tried to write a document I noticed I couldn't cancel terms in mathematical equations, so iI download the cancel package and ...
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Pink font in TeXnicCenter

I am using TeXnicCenter and MiKTeX 2.9. This problem has never happened to me before, please refer to the images I attached below. Essentially out of no where, my text became pink, although everything ...
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Why is TeXnicCenter breaking down with arara for smallest errors?

In the following MWE I put an extra space in front of tikzpicture. When running this with LuaLaTeX, I get 18 errors (not really part of the question, but why is that so sensitive, does matter at all ...
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Latex image not found

running TeXnicCenter LaTex >> PDF produces the following error: LaTex warning: File 'Energy_Arc.png' not found. Output shows empty box where image should be (with same error as above written ...
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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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symbol toolbar is partially inactive, teXnicCenter

I'm using teXniccenter. I want to add math symbols in my documents. I cann't see these symbols graphically. What I have to do to make them active.
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Automatically add braces after underscore or caret in TeXnicCenter?

Is there any option for adding automatically braces after _ or ^ in TeXnicCenter?
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How to write a LaTeX syntax in the smartphone easier?

To write a note containing a mathematical formula in Android smartphones, I use 920 Text Editor Apps. Weakness, due to the limited display on-screen keyboard smartphone, to write '\' (backslash), we ...
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Step-by-step guide for installing a `.cls` file on Windows 8 with TeXnicCenter [duplicate]

I'm trying to install a .cls file on a Windows 8 machine, using the editor TeXnicCenter and the distribution MikTex 2.9. I have been directed to other threads, but find them incomprehensible. This is ...
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Error using tikz externalize with TeXnicCenter

When I compile my document i get the following error ! Package tikz Error: Sorry, the system call 'pdflatex -shell-escape -halt-on-error -interaction=batchmode -jobname "tikz/myfile-figure1" ...
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Sudden problem with build in TeXnicCenter, works fine in MiKTeX [closed]

I have a peculiar problem. I'm quite new to LaTeX but have used TeXnicCenter with MiKTeX for a while now without any major issues. However today, when I try to compile a .tex document to .pdf, I get ...
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How to configure TeXnicCenter 2.0 with Sumatra (2013/2014 version)

Despite having gone through Configure TexnicCenter with something else than Adobe Reader X and having looked at the TeXnicCenter + Sumatra Tutorial, there seems to some little changes for ...
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Forward search from input file using TeXNicCenter

I'm using TeXnicCenter 2 Beta 1 (on a Windows Vista machine) and I am trying to use the forward search. It is configured with SumatraPDF so that when I press F5 to View Output, SumatraPDF comes to ...
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What is the closest alternative for TeXnicCenter + SumatraPDF on mac? [duplicate]

I am getting a mac soon, and I am freaked out the fact that I won't be able to use my very much familiar TeXnicCenter + SumatraPDF magic tools. I googled around and decided to switch to TeXMaker, ...
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Split the window in TeXnicCenter Beta 2.0

I use Windows 7. I have a project open and a file from that project. I want to split the window using Window->Split to edit one part of the document while seeing another one. The split option is ...
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Missing final brackets (in one equation { and in other - ]) in the equations

This is my first question on tex.stackexchange, so the formatting will be terrible. I've got a problem with three lengthy equations - the closing brackets, in all three formulas, are not displayed. ...
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TeXnicCenter Crashes on BUILD and VIEW OUTPUT [closed]

This is in reference to previous question that I have posted and dint get it resolved. PROBLEM : BUILD CURRENT FILE on TXC works Fine. BUILD AND VIEW OUTPUT or VIEW OUTPUT makes TXC to open sumatra ...
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TeXnicCenter - Forward search issue [closed]

I have been facing this intermittent problem with TeXnicCenter [TC] forward search. I have gone through many posts in TeX.SX and I have followed what is to be done. It works at times and at times ...
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Unable to generate pdf

I use TeXnicCenter and get the following error window after I try to compile Even TexMaker is unable to create the pdf file. No error is detected in the window below after compilation.
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Compiling a code in TeXnicCenter produces an empty PDF without any warning and error [closed]

When I compile a code in TeXnicCenter, it builds a pdf without my modifications, giving: 0 errors 0 warnings 0 pages. I'm not an expert but I've tried everything to make it work without reach any ...
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Mechanics of BibLaTeX: proper connection of .bib file

Ok, I've experienced weird behavior with TeXstudio. I want to add bibliography directly to .bib file while using biblatex. People seem to do in this way. I don't want bibliography inside of the .tex ...
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Cannot use Math template in TeXnicCenter

First of all, I just want to thanks the people of TeXnicCenter... great application... I am trying to use the math template in TeXnicCenter, When I compile it, it says missing \begin{document}. After ...
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Ignoring arguments of label, ref etc. for spell checking in TeXnicCenter

It is well-known that the argument of certain commands (label, ref, cite are typical examples) almost never make any sense in LaTeX, and should be hence avoided when spell checking is performed. I ...
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Using TeXcount with TeXnicCenter [closed]

I am trying to run TeXcount with TeXnicCenter on Windows but cannot find any clear instructions as to how to do this. I have so far installed active perl and TeXcount. In TeXnicCenter I have defined ...
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MiKTeX, TeXnicCenter: can't show PDF file [duplicate]

I've got a problem with my pdf output. When I click the button to create and show the active document I get the alert [DocOpen("%bm.pdf")][FileOpen(%bm.pdf")]. I wonder why, because only creating ...
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How to configure Xindy in TeXnicCenter

I'm using TeXnicCenter with TeX Live and want to switch from MakeIndex to Xindy. Is it enough to change the path of the compiler in the profile section to xindy.exe, or do I have change the parameters ...
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media9.sty not found

I've trying to install media9 package, but I continue to get the error: pdflatex> ! LaTeX error: File 'media9.sty' not found I tried all that was suggested for *.sty file not found, but I just ...
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Why is my TeXnicCenter not compiling and producing any output in PDF?

Today I have just downloaded Basic MiKTeX 2.9 and TeXnicCenter 2.0 Beta (latest version from the website). But my TeXnicCenter is not compiling and producing any output in PDF. It happened before ...
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gnuplot and TexnicCenter setup

I just downloaded and ran the gnuplot setup exe. Now, how do I setup TeXnicCenter and gnuplot so I can use gnuplot with TikZ? So I have been able to add --enable-write18 but the inverted cycloid ...
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Specify Perl location for makeglossaries

I am using the glossaries package to typeset some glossaries, on a MikTeX+TexnicCenter (Windows) setup. There are administrative restrictions on the machine which means that I cannot install Perl, ...
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Generating index for large document with multiple included files [closed]

I am currently preparing a large document and want to include an index at the end. The individual chapters are included via \input{}. In these chapters I use the \index{}-command. But even after ...
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How to get a 1-click compilation of XeLaTeX with Biber using arara?

I want to use XeLaTeX as typesetting engine and Biber for my references. I want to have a 1-click-compilation setup, preferably in a GUI editor. I work on Windows, thus a solution for TeXworks or ...
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How to show structure windows in TeXnicCenter?

TeXnicCenter should be able to show window with structure of document: I clicked through all menu but I am not able to find this option somewhere. I use last version (2.0 Beta 1) from their ...
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How to change the text encoding of a TeXnicCenter project? [duplicate]

I was trying to collaborate with another person on a LaTeX project. Unfortunately we have a text encoding problem. He cant use my ANSI coded files. Now I need to change all my files to UTF8. Is there ...
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TeXnicCenter and Jabref - refreshing database? [closed]

After adding a new reference with JabRef, I need to close and restart TeXnicCenter before the entries in the literature database menu of TeXnicCenter get updated. Isn't there a button for refreshing ...
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TeXnicCenter - hotkeys for user-defined command or AutoHotkey without overwriting marked content?

defined commands which I want to use in fast way. I tried to make a short hotkey, not the long default one for inserting own text blocks, but I did not find an option for that. Then I thought I would ...
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How to automate biber within TeXnicCenter?

I am trying to automate my LaTeX pdf output within TeXnicCenter. I am using pdflatex with biber and it's been proposed to get the following settings: However, whenever I add a new \autocite{xyz} in ...
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How to get refcheck output to TeXnicCenter?

I'm using TeXnicCenter. And I'm using the refcheck package to display unreferenced labels. This works just fine. Problem is that the log output (that is actually written to the .log file) from ...