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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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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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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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Duplicate Line command in TeXShop for Mac

I'm a quite new user of LaTeX and one thing I miss in TeXShop on mac is a "Duplicate Line"-command, espacially when writing mathematical derivations. It's my impression that it is possible to create a ...
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Jumping to previous position in TeXshop

I would like to be able to "jump to the previous position" of the cursor in TeXshop. This is useful for scrolling up, checking the name of a label, and then jumping back to where you were editing. How ...
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Changing the typeset hotkey in texshop

I was wondering whether there is a way to change the typeset hotkey in texshop for mac from CMD + T to something such as CMD + D. I have been looking for it but found no results, does anyone know of ...
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How to enable suggestions for autocompletion of commands?

In TexShop, you have to keep pressing Esc until you find the correct command for autocompletion. Is there a way to list them while typing, like in TexMaker?
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Bibliography: letter after year when there are more than two authors

I'm having some minor issues with those bibliography entries which contain three authors or more: in the bibliography itself, it automatically adds a letter after the year (i.e. 1993b), even though ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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TexShop says “No pages of output”

I'm trying to use TexShop after not using it for a bit, and am getting "No pages of output" and no PDF at all. LyX works fine (if that's relevant). Where should I begin looking for a solution. TexShop ...
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Can a TeXShop engine set the #PDFPATH#?

I have written an engine to run Sweave (a preprocessor) from TeXShop. It works fine on simple projects. For complicated projects (e.g. books), I might want to run the preprocessor on a chapter (e.g. ...
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TexShop integration with Dropbox problem

I store my .tex files in Dropbox and use a TexShop at mac in my office and WinEdt at PC at home for editing them. I leave my .tex files open (but saved) on both computers. When I come home and make a ...
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TexShop does not work with El Capitan

I have upgraded to El Capitan. The TexShop does not work. I understand that it has to be upgraded . I prefer to stay with TexShop and not instal MACTEX-2015 + Can anyone give me some instructions?. ...
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TexShop entry in “open with” on Mac OS X

I'm aware this is a question concerning Mac OS X and TeX, but I guess people here already had similar issues. MacTeX comes with TexShop. However, if I right klick a .tex-file, this editor doesn't ...
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Sudden error in TeXShop: “I found no \bibdata” and “I found no \bibstyle”

I am new to LaTeX, so apologies for any naivety. I am working on a project and report and was adding a new reference when suddenly the BibTeX report console produced this: This is BibTeX, Version ...
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Compiling a file in Mac works fine. Comping it in Windows fails

I am compiling a document successfully, on Texshop on Mac. When I send my document to my supervisor, he cannot compile the document. He receives the error I could not find Mybibfile.bib database. It ...
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pdfLaTeX for MaTeX in TeXShop on Mac

I use TeXShop on my Mac and want to use MaTeX in my Mathematica documents (including an electronic book I'm writing). However, MaTeX requires pdfLaTeX, which is not part of the TeXShop suite of ...
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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 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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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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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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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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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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% !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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hiding TeXShop console

I have an issue with TeXshop. Although I checked the box "open console only in case of errors" it opens systematically. Moc OSX 10.9.5 French system
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Autocompletion of citation in TeXShop without BibDesk?

The documentation for autocompletion of citations within TeXShop appears to be fragmented around the web. The default suggestion is to use a service from BibDesk, but this requires BibDesk to be ...
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TeXShop inverse search highlight color

[EDIT 18 Jan 2015: This has now been fixed in 3.49! Thanks to Richard Koch and company. Copied from http://pages.uoregon.edu/koch/texshop/version.html: Three hidden preferences were added, allowing ...
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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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“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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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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myplainnat won't work anymore

This is BibTeX, Version 0.99d (TeX Live 2012) The top-level auxiliary file: Hausarbeit_die achtzigste.aux The style file: myplainnat.bst Ôªø is an illegal style-file command---line 1 of file ...
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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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Where does TeXShop stores the console output?

I'm using pdflatexmk with TeXShop and I would like to search in the console output. TeXShop itself does not allow this (I even can't select the output), but I can not find a log file containing a copy ...
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Configuring MacTeX2015, TeXshop and external style files on El Capitan

We published a book with MITPress 15 years ago, typeset in LaTeX on a NeXT, and now we want to write an updated version of it. I've barely used LaTeX since then. We're using TeXshop on a new Mac (I ...
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TexShop 2.47 on iMac9,1 mac os 10.6.8 does not see the pgfplots package

I have just started to study pgfplots. I am using three macs: two MacBooks and an iMac, all running Snow Leopard (10.6.8). TexShop uses pgfplots without troubles on my MacBooks, but on my iMac it ...
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How to set the theme of editor in MacTex to ambiance?

The editor theme of editor window is very annoying, and not suitable for long work. For example, but I like the ambiance theme how can I change the original theme to it?
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TeXShop “show console” preference not saving

I'm using TeXShop Version 3.61 on El Capitan 10.11.2 and when I change the "show console" item in preferences to "when error occurs," it will not save after I restart the app. Other preferences do ...
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How come sometimes the Find window will not close?

I am running TeXShop 2.47 on a PPC Mac with OS 10.5.8. When I want to search for something in my document I press command-F and a small window opens that says Find on top. As usual there is a red ...
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How to use Bibulous with TeXShop?

I'm using TeXShop 3.59 for Mac OS X. If I truly want to customize my citations and/or bibliography, (I think) I want to use Bibulous. At any rate, how can I get Bibulous working with TeXShop? I ...
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Flashmode help needed

I'm using Flashmode with Texshop on my Mac. It works very well. One irritating thing is: The compiled file flashes every time a new compilation is made. Is there a way to stop it? Thanks for your ...
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Porting the Applescript tabular macro from TeXShop to Sublime Text 3?

I've recently made the switch over from TeXShop to ST3 (which has been phenomenal), but there is only one thing I wish I could do. TeXShop has a default applescript macro which allows for dialog boxes ...
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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 ...