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Avoid linebreaks when going from Emacs/Vim to Texshop?

I'm editing .tex files in Texshop, that others are editing in Vim or Emacs. However, when I open their files, I only get 10-12 words per line, so that there are very frequent line breaks. I believe ...
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eps plot missing axis and legend annotation using TeXShop

I am using TeXShop v3.56 on a MacBook Pro under OX10.8.5. I have generated an .eps plot that I want to include in a paper. When I compile the document, the graph (basically a scatter plot) shows up ...
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Select/copy text form TexShop Console

I use TexShop and would like to be able to copy text from the console of TeXShop to post it for instance in this forum. I cannot do that. One cannot select text from the console. Is there a way to ...
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TexShop localization issue

Once upon a time, I installed and ran TeXShop in an OS X system where French was selected as the main language. Then, I removed French as preferred language in the SysPrefs, and left only English. As ...
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How to run TexShop scripts from the terminal on OSX

I wish to run the following scripts/commands from the command line: pdflatexmk, the command that cleans the directory, i.e. only keeps the .tex, .pdf, .bib files. Any help is appreciated, Thank you ...
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Word count in Texshop

I need to add a word count to my document. The TexShop edit-->statistics option says I have 2793 words, whereas Texcount, says I have 3796 words. This is a big difference. Which one should I trust? ...
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Hiding the auxilary files as part of the compilation script under OS X

I'm aware that there is a lot of discussion about what to do with the pile of auxiliary files that LateX creates when it compiles. What I want to do is pretty specific. The simplest thing I've found ...
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Installing the olympiad package on Mac

I've been trying to install the [Olympiad package][1] for asymptote on my Mac to use in TexShop, but I have no idea where to install it. I've tried to move the olympiad.asy file into the ...
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Missing text in pdf, Covington, TeXShop, XeLaTeX

The abbreviated covington portion of the sample below will not come out in the pdf. It use to before I tried a different Devanagari font. Please help. TIA!! \documentclass[12pt,oneside]{article} ...
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Using pLaTeX with TexShop without setting it as default

I am trying to use pLaTeX to compile documents in Japanese in TexShop. As far as I know, the easiest way to do it is to change the TeXShop Preferences from [Regular] to [pTex (ptex2pdf)], as ...
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TexMaker (and TexShop) not working after installation of El Capitan [duplicate]

After having updated to Mac OS X El Capitan (10.11), I'm no more able to compile using either TexMaker or TexShop. This is the message I get from TexShop "/usr/texbin/pdflatex does not exist. TeXShop ...
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TexShop problem after OSX upgrade

After updating the OSX in my mac from Yosemite to El Capitan, I am not being able to compile any latex file in TexShop. I downloaded and reinstalled MacTex package but still get the error ...
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Texshop macro for braces

How to insert \left( \right) by simply typing e.g. 'cmd+m' on Texshop. As an example: write 2+2 and then 'cmd+m' and the output is: \left(2+2\right)
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TeXShop find panel disappears after hit

With a successful match with the find panel of TeXShop you end up back in the main document with the cursor at the match (highlighted). This behaviour is weird, is there any way to avoid this and stay ...
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Unable to install res.cls; MaTex 2015, Yosemite, Texshop [duplicate]

So first of all, I know how to install .cls files. In fact, not 30 minutes ago, I successfully installed a class file on a different mac with, as far as I know, the exact same setup as me. So I'm ...
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How to find initial (not default) settings of MacTex TexShop 2014 (3.52) that won't typeset?

I was looking to adjust some of the settings in TexShop and decided to reset my changes. I opened the 'Set Default Values' checkbox and clicked 'Regular' believing my changes would be reversed. ...
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Question marks instead of cyrillic on Mac

I need to include one sentence in Russian to an English-only document. I use TexShop on MacOS. I do have the following commands in my document: \usepackage[T2A,T1]{fontenc} ...
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Running PSTricks image on TeXShop

I am trying to compile the following pstricks image which I asked in another post: \mathversion{sans}\setlength\fboxsep{0pt} \begin{postscript} $\begin{pmatrix} 0 & 0 & 0 & 0 ...
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Include video with \movie not working

I'm trying to embed a video in my latex presentation (using beamer). I'm compiling latex within the TexShop. When trying to embed this way, under the multimedia package: ...
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Strange tex file name after editing by Texshop

I was wondering if you had the same experience for Texshop to edit a tex file: After open a tex file and edit it for a while, the file name automatically changed to the following form: ...
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How do I pass gs options to simpdftex?

Call me crazy, but I write my own figures in postscript, and my figure files need to access the file system (because I have files full of routines that the figure files use). Because postscript can ...
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Passing parameters to LaTeX - but in TeXShop

This kind of question has been asked before, but I didn't see any involving using a GUI to pass parameters (doc class, new conditionals) to a LaTeX document. I would be interested in some precise ...
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\textit -command gives “Package inputenc Error”

I'm using the classicthesis template with TeXShop version 3.52 (3.52) on OS X Yosemite 10.10.4 (14E46). I've been using the command \textit for italics in my project successfully for more than a ...
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“ö ü ä ß” in Latex (Mac, German, TeXShop) [closed]

It sounds simple but I have a really heavy issue with the "ö ü ä ß" in Latex. I use a template from my university, i have a mac and i use TeXShop if that matters. Within there is a packages.tex with ...
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TeXShop not working with Yosemite 10.10.4

I downloaded MacTex.pkg, installed texshop, but I get the following error: /Library/TeX/texbin/pdflatex does not exist. TeXShop is a front end for TeX, but you also need a TeX distribution. Perhaps ...
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Times font looks different when produced on different computers as the output of the same TexShop version.

The fact that the Times font in the PDFs copies of the same TexShop files looks considerably different depending on which computer I use has been a mistery for me for a long time. Can anyone please ...
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Produce .eps figures from .pdf figures in TexShop on MacOSX

I've tried looking everywhere, but I can't find a way to do this. I have a bunch of .pdf figures in my latex document, for example: \begin{figure}[ht!] \centering ...
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Encapsulated PostScript files in TexShop [duplicate]

Error message: LaTeX Error: Unknown graphics extension: .eps" Graphics command: \begin{figure}[t] \includegraphics[ ]{graphics/"new checkers order M 0200.eps"} \end{figure} Unsuccessful ...
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BibTeX moving one of my citations

I have all of my citations set up, but when I Typeset my BibTeX file it will move my number 8 citation above number 3. That then causes number 8 to turn into number 3 on my LaTex file. Does anyone ...
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Is it possible to set the stack size to greater than 10000?

Sorry I can't post a minimal example but the document is available at this link and it will give an idea of it's complexity. I have been expecting to run into difficulties for some time as there are ...
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“Show Help for Package” in TeXShop not working

I have BasicTeX installed on my Mac, which I'm running through TeXShop (TeXShop 3.51 and TeX 3.14159265 (TeX Live 2014)). If I go to the Help Menu, select "Show Help for Package", enter the name of ...
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Home-made format and Flashmode

I work with TeXShop 3.51 and OS X 10.9.5 on a MacMini 2012 + SSD. I successfully compiled a XeLaTeX format, say uo, and I can use it : %&uo % !TEX TS-program = uo \input uo-fonts.tex ...
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With Xelatex, references not compiling after installation of BidDesk update.

I've been working on a large and extremely important document (important to me, at least), and up until today have had no problem (in Xelatex) compiling my document including references in TeXShop ...
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How to change the format of messages in the console window

I am using TeXshop, and I want to know if it is possible to change 1/ the format of these messages (like line spacing, length of lines / line breaking etc.) in order to be able to focus on ...
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TeXShop saves file before I even click typeset. Any way to fix this?

Like the title says, TeXShop will save any changes I make before I click typeset. I haven't had this problem before. Any way to fix this?
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TexShop will not compile bibliography after upgrade to Mac OS Yosemite

I am using TexShop 3.5.1, Bibdesk 1.6.3, on Mac OS 10.10.3. I am trying to compile a bibliography on a latex document that previously successfully compiled. Since then I have updated from the previous ...
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Default to Single Window Mode in TeXShop

Is there a way to ensure that TeXShop always opens in single window mode? EDIT: I've been asked to explain how this is not a duplicate of this question but in truth, I don't see what they have in ...
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Is there a list of Texshop escape commands somewhere?

Completely by chance I discovered that Texshop will let you encode the encoding of your source file in a comment, overriding the editor's default input encoding. For example: % !TEX encoding = latin1 ...
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Failure After Using Latexdiff Script: latexdiff marking up lstlisting environment

After running a script to use latexdiff on a multiple input latex file I am left with a diff.tex file that is generating the following error: ./diff.tex:7009: LaTeX Error: \begin{description} on ...
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upgraded to Yosemite, texshop 3.50, problem with graphics in pdf output

I have just upgraded to Yosemite and texshop 3.50. My code worked fine before but now some figures won't appear correctly and seem to be a tiny mosaic of other figures when I scroll through the pdf ...
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Vietnamese in TexShop — MacTex

I am new in using MacTex and I use TexShop to compile LaTEX documents. I have many files in Vietnamese when I use Winshell (with MikTex) in Windows, and I transfer it to my MacBook. When I typerest ...
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Why does source code have formatting in TexShop?

I'm using TexShop for Mac. I created a keyboard shortcut to insert the \mathbf command. This works fine. However, bits of my source code which I am typing are now in bold. This doesn't affect the pdf ...
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Can't generate a nomenclature

I'm trying to make a document work with a nomenclature in TeXShop on Mac OSX. When running the below: \documentclass[journal]{IEEEtran} \usepackage{nomencl} \makenomenclature \begin{document} ...
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how to use latexdiff with TexShop?

I am trying to use latexdiff to compare two tex documents on my macbook pro. I use TexShop to compile my latex documents. I know the latexdiff package is already installed with under the Tex folder, ...
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TeXShop does not display column number of cursor position [closed]

I would like for TeXShop to display the column number of the current cursor position. For example, in another text editor TextWrangler, at the bottom there is a bar which writes "Line 6 Col 18". I ...
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Chinese typing in mac, keeping the same line spacing as English document [duplicate]

Following instructions from Chinese typing on mac , I can type Chinese in TexShop, the characters shows properly in PDF file. What I did is replacing \documentclass[10pt]{article} with % !TEX ...
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Get features from TexShop to TextMaker. HELP!

I'm relatively new to LaTeX, and have previously used TexShop on my MacBook. I'm now using TexMaker, because I find it easier and simpler to use and because my group mates are using it too. Now to my ...
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Multiple File TexShop Stationary Templates

When adding templates to the TeXShop stationary folder, how do I make sure that it loads supporting files and figures? Is there a way to do this in such a way that when a new document is saved it ...
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Collection of 'clickable' resources in LaTeX

Coming from software development, I'm used to Cmd+click on resources in my IDE to open a referenced file or to jump to a certain position in the current file. Currently and in TexShop, one can rely on ...
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How to get a directory for TexShop on Mac

I am running TexShop on a Mac and although the package is very good I have to scroll up and down all through the document to find the part that I would like to edit. Some of my friends seem to be ...