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TeXShop screen vibration when swiping to scroll down [closed]

I believe this is off-topic but perhaps someone can help me... Days ago I bought a new computer (a 2015 Macbook Pro) and installed MacTeX and TeXShop on it. One of my old habits in TeXShop is making ...
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How to edit TeXShop typeset program list

I never typeset with Metapost, ConTeX or Plain TeX. Is it possible to remove them from the list of programs that appear in the popup menu in TeXShop? I know I can add scripts or engines by placing ...
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Do we need to manually invoke pythontex? TeXShop Engine: PythonTeX with XeLaTeX

I have one problem with pythontex using TeXShop: after compiling it, I need to manually go to the terminal and call pythontex filename.pdf. Is it possible to avoid this and let TeXShop call pythontex? ...
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BibTex not working if .bib file not in the same folder

i have a weird problem that occurred suddenly out of nowhere. I am using TexShop on Mac and have a folder with my thesis chapter and then the .bib file with references separately (since they are used ...
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Why there is no Biber in TexShop as the picture shows? [duplicate]

]1 Every time, when I use biblatex, it says "you should run the Biber". But there is no Biber here.
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TeXShop - typing becomes slow when “source split” (window split) is toggled on

I need to split the source window into two while typing my document, so I toggled on the "source split" button at the top-right corner, but the typing input is apparently slowed down when the source ...
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TeXShop crash MacOS

Dear tex dot stack world, I'm a long-time TeX and TeXShop user. Approximately 1 month ago, I installed El Capitan, and afterwards noticed a TeXShop problem that I do not see discussed on the various ...
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TeXShop on MacOs El Captain - blurry pdf

I've recently updated to el captain OS, and the pdf viewer is coming up blurry. There are no issues if I open the pdf file in Preview directly, only the Preview pdf viewer in TexShop. I have ...
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Which file format should I use for LaTeX documents in TeXShop?

TeXShop gives me the option of LaTeX (with a .ltx file extension), but the sample LaTeX document I've started to learn with has a .tex extension. It all seems to work fine - does it matter? (I'm ...
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Will I get trouble if I use packages with different encodings?

Will I get trouble if I use packages with different encodings? I'm using TeXShop, with a package in Western (ISO Latin 9), but the template file I am using with it is in Western (Mac OS Roman). (...
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Which encoding should I use with TeXShop on a Mac?

TeXShop seems to default to 'Western (ISO Latin 9)', but a template I've been using is defaulting to 'Western (Mac OS Roman)'. I'm using a package Which encoding should I use with TeXShop on a Mac? ...
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How to see an animation in the PDF window of TeXShop?

I'm learning something about the ''animate'' package and I've some trouble in visualizing the result of my work. I write the code with TeXShop Version 2.47 that, after the compilation of the code, ...
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Texshop 3.58 preview mac osx El Capitan problem [closed]

The next code \PassOptionsToPackage{svgnames, x11names}{xcolor} \documentclass[border=1cm, svgnames, x11names,tikz=true]{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} \pgfplotsset{compat=newest} \begin{...
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How to invoke minted with python3

I have 2 versions of Python on my machine. Version 2.7.10 can be invoked with python, whereas python3 uses 3.5.0 under the hood. I'd like to use minted with python3, which is why I installed Pygments ...
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TeXShop “Open Recent” menu not working

The "Open Recent" menu in TeXShop is not showing/recording any recent files. Has anyone had (or heard of) this problem before? (Or better yet, know of a solution?) The closest problem/solution I ...
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Why do I have to typeset multiple times in TeXShop?

I'm very new to TeX, writing a book (using the book document class), and using TeXShop. I understand that TeX needs to make multiple passes in order to generate all the intermediate files it needs (...
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Using TexShop, upgraded to OS X El Capitan, and the fix isn't working

I am having issues compiling in TeXShop since upgrading to El Capitan. I have searched extensively for a fix, but none of the recommended settings are fixing my problem. Here is a screenshot of my ...
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Gnuplottex and Texshop — Cannot open Ghostscript for piped input!

I'm trying to compile the following file using latex and the gnuplottex package. For some reason I'm getting this error, even though I have already enabled shell escape and /usr/local/bin/gnuplot is ...
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How can I scroll through the pages of full-screen PDF viewer in TeXShop?

When I put the PDF viewer into full-screen mode (for example full-screen by itself or with the editor using El Capitan's split view feature, which is actually what I want to do) I can no longer scroll ...
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After El Capitan upgrade synch does not work on texshop [duplicate]

I have installed el Capitan on mac. After reinstalling TeX and TeXshop synch doesn't work. How can I fix this?
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Autocomplete with recent words in Texshop

The most recent version 3.57 seems only supporting autocomplete with a general list of possible words instead of from the words that have been typed. It was asked in an early post TeXshop and ...
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TeXShop end of document failure

New to TeXShop, using ver 3.58 on Mac Mavericks. Frequently I run into a LaTeX problem, fix it, Typeset again, and hit a Runaway argument? ... (See image; unfortunately I cannot copy from TeXShop ...
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BibTex not working with TexShop when changing from version 2.43 to 3.51

I am trying to write a document in Latex (TexShop 3.51) in my MacOs with the following format: \documentclass[11pt, twoside]{report} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[papersize={16.8cm,24cm},width=...
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IEEE Style Using BibDesk and texshop

I am trying to get the reference list compiled in TeXShop I do not know what I'm doing wrong I created a file in bibDesk and I put it in the same file that i have my .tex file in, and I even named ...
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Custom templates disappearing in TeXShop

I have a custom template that I use for typesetting my homework assignments in TeXShop. Following the steps outlined in this post, I added this template to the directory of stored templates. However, ...
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Pygmentize not working properly with minted package in TexShop on OS X

I am using TexShop on mac OS X 10.11.1 and I'm trying to output some Python code inside my LaTeX document. Here is an example of a document I would want to produce : \documentclass[12pt]{article} \...
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Separate PDF from Build files on typeset?

I'm a high school math teacher and I've been using TeX to create tests, quizzes, and worksheets. I'm on Mac OS X El Capitan with TeXShop. I created a TeX folder in my main directory and I have ...
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xelatex: command not found

I upgraded my Mac to the OS X EI Capitan a few days ago. And now TeXShop is not working. When I try to typeset it, the console shows the following error: xelatex: command not found. Following a ...
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Automatic tag creation for own sectioning commands in TeXShop

The title says it all: TeXShop automatically creates tags in the tex source for "standard" sectioning commands (\chapter, \section, etc.). Of course, tags can also be created manually via %: tag name, ...
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TexShop 3.57 preview pdf problem (Mac OsX El Capitan) [closed]

I have been using TexShop without any problems for a few years now. Recently I updated to MacOS X El Capitan and LateX stopped working; I reinstalled MacTex and followed the instructions available ...
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Suddenly TexShop won't compile anything. What to do?

I use TexShop in a Mac computer. Suddenly (after I transferred some file I compile with another program in another computer) TexShop won't compile anything. I include the picture with its message. ...
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Fonts and color CMYK facing problem on TeXShop

Question 1 I am using LaTeX on Mac OS X with Classic. I have many four color (CMYK) projects in LaTeX. I use colors in CMYK mode. I am attaching three pages our projects. Now, I am using TeXShop on ...
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`MacTeX` problem: `/Library/TeX/texbin/pdflatex does not exist` error

Like others have noted, after upgrading to El Capitan, there was a required reconfiguration for MacTeX. I completed the fix specified here: https://tug.org/mactex/UpdatingForElCapitan.pdf. So, I ...
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Integrating Asymptote into TeXShop

I'm trying to integrate Asymptote into my TeXShop, which I have been unsuccessful in so far. I've tried the instructions given in the document Integrating Asymptote and TeXShop for Mac OS X, but once ...
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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 Library\...
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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 "/usr/texbin/...
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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. ...