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“ö ü ä ß” in Latex (Mac, German, TeXShop)

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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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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Change selection color in TeXShop

I'm working with TeXShop (Mac OS) and I want to change the color of text selection. If I want to search for special words with CMD+F, the program highlights the text in a light gray color... Every ...
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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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Invoking makeindex for nomencl

I have spent many many hours failing to implement nomencl for my PhD thesis. The problem seems to be with invoking makeindex and creating the .nls file I keep reading that I must invoke makeindex or ...
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How do I install CTAN packages on Mac OS with TexShop?

I run TexShop on my Mac OS 10.6. I'd like to install new packages like this: http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/listings/ How do I install it? I've downloaded the zip file.
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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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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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Error Updating TexShop

I am currently running TeXShop Version 2.47 on OSX 10.9.2, and whenever I click TeXShop > Check for Updates, I receive the message "An error occurred in retrieving update information. Please try ...
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I can't use PDFlatex using apple mac! [closed]

I have recently joined the mac club and I am having trouble using pdflatex. I have installed MacTex which should have everything included but when trying to run typeset I receive the error ...
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BiBTeX: I couldn't open file name 'myBib.aux'

My article paper.tex compiles fine, but myBib.bib doesn't. $ pdflatex paper.tex $ bibtex myBib I couldn't open file name `myBib.aux' I happen to be using TeXShop, but the command line is ...
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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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Why will PDFs from TeXworks not print? Will this issue ever be fixed?

I am fairly new to LaTeX, TeX etc.(I have the latest MacTeX package) and I just recently tried to print out one of my documents made on TeXworks. It would not send any data to my printer. I copy and ...
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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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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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“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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TeXShop search not working for multiple file source

I am using TeXShop 3.26 under Mavericks. I have SyncTeX selected as the sync method. Searching works both ways in general (source to pdf and pdf to source). However, when editing a multifile source ...
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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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autocompletion in Texshop 3.18

I can not find the autocompletion.plist in the Texshop 3.18. Is there another way to redefine the autocompletion for this version?
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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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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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Enable PDF commenting with TexShop

I'm using TexShop (Mac OS 10.5) to typeset a manuscript and I would like to share the generated PDF with some colleagues. In the process, I would like to add some comments to the generated PDF and ...
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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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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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Problem with “hat” and keybinding in TeXShop

In TeXShop i have made key bindings. Here's an example: input: ^ , output : ^{#INS##SEL#} So the idea is when i write e^e in the editor it should type e^{e}. Instead it types eê. Is there a way ...
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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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Automatic completion of common functions in TeXShop?

Is there a way to allow TeXShop complete common functions to avoid typing the same word multiple times ? For example, when you type \sub , TeXShop would automatically provide options to complete ...
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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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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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In Texshop, Cmd+Click on the pdf takes me to the .bbl file instead of the .tex txt

In Texshop, when you make Cmd+Click in the generated pdf preview, it should take you to the original .tex file and highlight the approximate position of the text from the pdf preview. But what happens ...
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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 ...
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Can't find .bib files after upgrade to OS X Yosemite

I've upgraded to Yosemite and TeXShop now can't find bib files which I previously had in ~/Library/texmf/bibtex/bib The bib files are now in /usr/local/texlive/texmf-local/bibtex/bib Works fine if ...
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% !BIB TS-program

When I use the macro % !BIB TS-program = biber to force TeXShop (Version 3.50 (3.50)) to use the biber as BibTex engine everything works fine, if TeXShop is not configured to use an external ...
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Hebrew in TeXShop

I tried to install Hebrew in my LaTeX. I'm using TeXShop and I also have Texmaker for MacBook. I downloaded already IvriTeX and Culmus, but I don't know how to install it. I found this tutorial on the ...