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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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An issue when using TeXnicCenter Alpha and Adobe Reader 10

I use TeXnicCenter Alpha, DDE control TeXnicCenter, MikteX 2.7, Adobe Reader 10, and Windows 7. Whenever I build, the log file reads "undefined !control sequence" and whenever I output the file, the ...
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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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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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TeXnicCenter & Adobe Acrobat 10

I already tried Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Acrobat Reader and Sumatra PDF but all doesn't work.. The first time if I use latex -> pdf output profile it works. But if something is changed I still get the ...
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How to add another dictionary in LaTeX/TeXnicCenter?

In the options menu in TexnicCenter you can go to the tab Spelling. There is the option to download a dictionary. I did that, but I still cannot choose this dictionary as default language. How can I ...
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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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*.sty file not found

This question is very similar to a previous post: Where do I place my own .sty files, to make them available to all my .tex files? I am using MiKTeX 2.9 and TeXnicCenter to compose and execute my ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Feynmf doesn't produce feynman diagram at all in TXC

I am trying to draw a feynman diagram using feynmf in TXC. I use the following code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{feynmf} \begin{document} \unitlength = 1mm % determine the ...
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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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Autocomplete current environment

Is there a keyboard shortcut in TeXnicCenter to complete the current environment? In other words, it should add the appropriate \end{....}.
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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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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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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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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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MiKTeX / TeXnicCenter / Adobe Reader: No pdf produced

I know this post may be related to others on MiKTeX and TeXnicCenter, I read most of those. Yet, my problem is still unsolved. Any help would be awesome! I used to work on TeXnicCenter on another ...
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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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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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work on documents on Linux and Windows (umlaut, newline)

We work on a latex document with three persons using emacs on linux, emacs on windows and texniccenter on windows. We encountered problems with umlauts and linebreaks. I would like to know: We ...
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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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Configure TexnicCenter with something else than Adobe Reader X

My Adobe decided it should be version X now, and it misbehaves in so many ways. One way is that it is impossible to get it to open a pdf document from within TexnicCenter (or I missed something...) ...
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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 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 ...
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autocomplete in TeXnicCenter does not work when biblatex is used

I'm working with TeXnicCenter and I set a up a project file and created my output pdf file and bibliography using biblatex. Everything works well, the document looks the way it should...and now comes ...
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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 compile a document with EPS images using TeXnicCenter?

I have all my input images in EPS format. I am using TeXnicCenter. When I use latex->dvi output profile, all of the EPS images show up fine. However when I want to take the final output by using ...
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Counting occurences in TeXnicCenter’s search and replace [closed]

Using TeXnicCenter 2.0 alpha 4 to run MiKTeX 2.9. When performing a Replace specimen1 with specimen2 under Seach\Replace, the output used to show how many occurences had been found. This was an ...
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Templates in TeXnicCenter 2 beta 1 [closed]

As recommended I have installed the TeXnicCenter 2 beta 1 over my TeXnicCenter RC 1 installation. In principle it works quite well, but if I try to open my templates (TeXnicCenter/Templates) ...