TeXShop is an an integrated text editor and PDF previewer for the Mac designed for editing all kinds of TeX documents.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 inconsistent behavior

I'm a newbie to Tex, cannot understand how I used MS word soooo long. Here's my first question. I'm using MacTex which came with TexShop, which so far seems useful. TexShop has a basic LaTex template ...
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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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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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“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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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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Untyped character at the end of chapter

Although there is no "f" typed, there exists a "f" character at the end of the chapter when pdf is created. What can be the problem? I can't find it! Even I delete all the text, and just type a ...
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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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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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cross-reference auto-completion in TeXShop

I use TeXShop 3.26 and have a root tex file and every chapter in a separate file. When I use the auto-completion feature for the ref command I only get the labels defined in the same file. Is it ...
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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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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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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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Can not find BibTex using TexShop

I'm relatively new to LaTex and I want to use a BibTex file. I read online to build in the following sequence: latex, bibtex, latex, latex. I tried this, but it is still not working. When running the ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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pdflatex (command not found) on terminal for mac

I just started college and this is our first assignment so please be patient with explaining this to me, guys. I've been trying to compile what I made on TeXShop but all I got is -bash: pdflatex ...
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Subparagraph between two pages is not aligned correctly

I have a tex book document, containing chapters, sections, paragraphs and subparagraphs. The subparagraph that you see in the code is inside a section. The problem is that if the subparagraph is ...
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Cannot recognize macthesis document class

I am writing in LaTeX using TexShop on Mac OS X. I've found that there is a class named macthesis, following a tutorial on You Tube. So I tried to compile this document: \documentclass{macthesis} ...
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TexShop quits on trying to close files

When I try to close a file in TexShop, TexShop quits about 90% of the time. This happens no matter how I try to close the file. E.g. close the .pdf file and the console first, close the .tex file ...
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pdflatexmk doesn't run makeglossaries for glossaries package (TeXShop, OSX)

I'm trying to get the following document to work with a single run of pdflatexmk: (I've included my entire preamble to be sure) % !TEX TS-program = pdflatexmk ...
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help with Bibtex and TeXshop

Hi I've just switched from PC to Mac and I'm having a bear of a time getting TeXShop or TeXWorks to recognize my .bib or .bst files. I've tried a bunch of things suggested on the web, including here ...