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TeXShop is scrolling upwards while pressing cmd

When I press cmd in TeXShop 3.48.1, it scrolls upwards and highlights some text. Is there a way to solve this problem. I've just updated to MacTeX 2014 which did not solve the problem.
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TeXShop inverse search highlight color

Inverse search in TeXShop---CMD+click on the Preview to jump to the corresponding source---is a great feature. But the text that I jump to is highlighted in a yellow color that is very difficult to ...
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pstricks gives garbled output in TeXShop

I have a bunch of 3d images that I made using pstricks, but after I updated to Mavericks OS X 10.9.5 this summer the images no longer render properly. All text (like axes labels) is stacked in the ...
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Texshop: Delete aux files in pdflatexmk engine

I'd like to enhance the pdflatexmk engine to delete the files afterwards. I'm coming from Automatically "Trash Aux Files" after successful typesetting in TeXShop, where the instruction is to ...
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Apostrophe in the editor appears as question mark in the pdf file

I am writing my thesis with LaTeX in French (so I use the package [latin1]{inputenc}). I use TeXShop to compile and I am a Mac user. I use a template provided by my University. My code was working ...
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advanced search in tex files

Is there a way to perform advanced search queries within tex-files? What I mean by "advanced search query" is all queries that cannot be performed with only a single search term. For example, it is ...
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Nomenclature; running makeindex

I'm new to LaTeX and have been struggling with generating a nomenclature, for several hours... I have tried to follow this instruction: http://cs.brown.edu/about/system/managed/latex/doc/nomencl.pdf ...
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Need to restart TeXShop to use XeLaTeX

I have a document that must be compiled using XeLaTeX. If I open TeXshop and compile this file first, everything is fine and it works. However, if I open a different file that is normally compiled ...
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Aquamacs opening TexShop viewer instead of Skim

When I click View in Aquamacs after clicking Latex, it opens TexShop and a TexShop viewer. I want it to open Skim. I have set preferences to Skim as per other posts on this site. This behavior happens ...
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New version of TeXShop uses spacebar as “next page” instead of as “page down” [closed]

When looking at the pdf preview on my MacBook Pro, I used to get "pagedown" by pressing the spacebar, and "scroll down" by pressing the down arrow. I recently updated to version 3.45.2 and now both ...
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Language selection in TeXShop

All menus in TeXShop are in German, my system language. I want to use the program in English though, without changing my system language. Any way to do this?
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automatic execution upon opening TexShop

I'm launching TexShop table from a statistical package. However upon launching I want it to typeset automatically to see the PDF. Now it opens the tex-file and I still have to press the typeset button ...
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Mac OS Yosemite made TeXShop previews unreadably blurred

I recently upgraded to OS X 10.10 Yosemite. To my great disappointment, TeXShop (3.43) built-in previews are blurred: I usually work on several pages documents and this kind of blur is very ...
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Is TIKZ sending ambiguous PDF instructions that only TEXstudio understands well?

TEXstudio is the only MAC software (although not originally designed for MAC) that has a PDF viewer that renders perfectly well dashed and hatched lines drawn with tikz. What does TEXstudio do that ...
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TexShop autoclose environment and \stoping

I have noticed some strange behavior in TexShop (on a Mac) and I am hoping someone could explain to me what is going on. When I type "starting" (as text with no backslash) if further down the page I ...
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MacOS TeXshop 3.45 icon issue

I use TeXshop on my iMac and Macbook Air. I've noticed the new icon for TeXshop. For some reason, the new icon does not show up on directories of .tex files (I see the old icon instead). Since my ...
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no border around hyperlinks with hyperref

MacTEX-2014, TeXShop 3.36.1 on Mac OS 10.9.5 -- when using hyperref I do not see the colored border that should appear around the hyperlinks in the pdf. for example, when compiled with pdflatex, the ...
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Hyperref boxes around links ARE MISSING in TeXShop [duplicate]

I was using TeXShop 2.26 on Mac OS 10.5.8. Switched today to TeXShop 3.36 on Mac OS 10.9.4. In all my LaTeX files, the hyperref red green cyan boxes around the links don't show up anymore. The links ...
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Latest TeXShop — “Trash Aux Files” bug?

The "Trash Aux Files" menu item and button in the console window in the latest version of TeXShop, v3.44, seem no longer to work. [I'm running Yosemite.] Others having the same problem before I ...
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Sweave in TexShop

I am trying to configure Sweave directly from Texshop, currently I am using versions 3.44 and 3.11 (Maverick build) for Textshop and R respectively. I have followed the instructions given on the ...
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Closest equivelant to TexShop on Windows or Linux? [duplicate]

Just finishing up my thesis which I've created in TexShop in osx. I'd like to allow others to edit my document. I've got a desktop that's got Windows and Ubuntu installed that they could do this on ...
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Pdf sync with TeXShop

I am using TexShop on a Mac OS X Lion. I can sync between the pdf file and the tex file by a right click on "Sync" on the mouse. My question is the following: Is it possible also when I compile a ...
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auto-pst-pdf and TeXstudio under MacTeX

I use pdflatex to compile source files that contain EPS figures as well as PSTricks. My standard way of handling this is to use auto-pst-pdf. I have been using TeXstudio to compile files under Windows ...
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“go to error” command sends me to an .fff file

After typesetting a LaTeX document and seeing an error notice in the console, why does "Go To Error" command sends me to an .fff file?
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How would I cite a dataset from BibDesk on Beamer presentation?

I manage my bibliography using BibDesk on Mac OS X. I have a presentation using Beamer on which I would like to include some bibliographies. I am using TeXShop to do that. What I know is that I ...
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Texshop: Changes language when I switch between windows

I'm dealing with a rather annoying issue when using Texshop. When I chose a dictionary, other than the U.S.dictionary, then Texshop reverts back to the U.S. dictionary when I switch between programs ...
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TexShop: Create new !TEX TS-program association

I have a Python file that I'm currently running through TexShop's configuration for pdftex, latex. I'd rather not enforce this for every pdftex file, but use some % !TEX TS-program=mypython_file.py ...
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TeXShop: Force spaces instead of tabs

Is there a way to make TeXShop insert an arbitrary number of spaces when I press the tab key instead of inserting a tab? This functionality is in TeXnicle and I really like it, but TeXShop is my ...
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TexShop should auto format the code [duplicate]

Is it possible to auto format the tex code using TexShop (a shortcut maybe)? I am new using LaTex, and the code is completely a mess. (I am sorry if this question has already been asked, didn't see ...
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TeXShop Command Completion Indent

In TeXShop, I am editing the CommandCompletion.txt file. I simply need to add an indent (which I would normally use tab for) directly before item. Here is the line of code I am trying to modify: ...
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TeXShop always open the pdf file

I run TeXShop on a MacBook Air. There are some strange problems. When I open a .tex file, TeXShop always typesetting automatically and show me the result .pdf file. The code file doesn't occur. But I ...
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LaTeX/XeLaTeX runs fine with TeXShop but not with bash

I always used TeXShop in the Mac for the last 7 years but now I need to run the compilation remotely. If I run in the terminal (bash shell): XeLaTeX file.tex I get kpathsea: Running mktexfmt ...
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Scrolling with TexShop

I just udpated to TexShop 3.41 (and Maverick). When I scroll on the pdf file I get stuck at the end/begin of every page : I can only scroll within one page but not go from page to page. Any idea how ...
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How to Return to an Earlier State of a Document [closed]

Recently, I have lost a great amount of work on a project in LaTeX because of unwittingly saving changes when cutting out a large chunk of text and copying the remaining part. I was wondering if there ...
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Include PNG Image in TexShop

I am wondering what may be missing from this code. I have stored all the LaTeX files in the same folder as the png image I'd like to import. The image is called "Signature" and it is saved as such. ...
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Erratic behaviour with TikZ … \foreach

I am using TeXShop v 2.47 on a MAC (OSX 10.6.8) and trying to learn TikZ; which is very powerful but not the easiest package to get to master. I have been getting very strange behaviour with the ...
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TexShop Statistics (Word Count) with BasicTeX

I recently re-installed tex on my mac, and decided to go with the BasicTeX package rather than the full (2.4GB) MacTeX package, together with the MacTeX-additions package, which includes TexShop. ...
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Why can't I type a normal quotation marks in TexShop?

When I type the quotation by ``'' in editor and then output a PDF file, these symbols cannot display. For example, if I want to display "Hi", the PDF will only show Hi. I know typing `` ...
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TexShop diacritic encoding

A newbie question. I have a number of colleagues who always use a different editor rather than texshop to edit, but use texshop to compile nonetheless. The reason I was told is that texshop corrupt ...
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How to enable the tree view in TeXShop?

Im new with TeXshop and i would like to know if it´s possible to enable the tree view in the right side of the screen. I´m making my thesis and i have several folders and i want to manipulate them all ...
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Texlipse + preview in TeXShop + SyncTeX

I'm having a LaTeX project in Eclipse, which is currently being previewed by TeXShop on a second screen (Mac OS X). The reason for such combination is that in TeXShop you can simply open external PDFs ...
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pdf doesn't regenerate after upgrading mac to mavericks

I just upgraded my mac to mavericks and latex is not working anymore. Since I'm really no computer pro I have no idea how to make it work again. though everything is still there it's not regenerating ...
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Unable to compile index using OSCOLA bibliographic style

I am trying to generate tables of cases and legislation in a document that cites legal materials. I am using the OSCOLA style for BibLaTeX which generally works well. However, I am having difficulty ...
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TexShop does not save my file when compiling

I have TeXShop 3.26 running on a MacBook Pro with MacOS 10.9.1 and the TeXLive-2013 distribution. Since a few days ago (after I updated to Mavericks) TeXShop does not automatically save my file when ...
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Chinese typing on mac

I want to type Chinese with latex. I have new installed mac OS system (English). I use texshop as IDE. And now I keep getting simsun or simhei not found error. I guess these fonts are windows fonts. ...
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Can “insert reference” function searching external file in texshop?

I am using Texshop under Lion. I am writing a thesis which contains many chapters as separated files and I use "include" in the main file. In Texshop, one can directly insert reference by ...
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Shortcut of selecting the find scope in TeXShop

Preferring the Ogrekit Find Panel, I often use the option "Replace All" with the scope "Selection", or with the scope "Entire File". Is there a keyboard shortcut to exchange between these two scopes? ...
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Re-selecting text in TeXShop

My apologies that this is no doubt a seriously dumb question but here goes ... I select a block of text in the TeXShop source window: open the "find" panel and do a "replace all" in the selection. ...
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Does TeXShop for Mac have key bindings?

There's a Macro's and Key Binding option in the Preferences Menu, but the only way to utilize these macros is to click through the menus. How do I get the good ol' classic Ctrl+B -> \textbf{} ...
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“Show Console” keyboard shortcut in TeXShop

I am switching over from TeXworks to TeXShop on the Mac and I am finding myself missing the good ol' cmd+\ to open the Console. While I can use cmd+` to cycle around windows to get to the Console, ...