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How to make TeXstudio recognize \DeclarePairedDelimiter declaration

I'm using TeXstudio as editor because I think it provides the best features among other software I tried (namely Kile and TeXworks), especially about highlighting, autocompletion and spell checking. ...
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Problem with zero-width space in TeX Live 2015

Unfortunately I can’t enter a zero-width space character via keyboard shortcuts in TeX Live 2015, neither in TeXworks editor nor in TexStudio. I didn’t have this problem in TeX Live 2014. ...
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indentation as displayed in the editor

Each time I tab, the entire paragraph is indented right, in the Tex editor (TeXstudio), instead of just the start of the paragraph. How do I set the options of TeXstudio to not indent the whole ...
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Question about \bibitem, @book and BibTex and how to use Calibre to make a BibTex database

I am writing a monograph in TexStudio on Windows with Miktex. I use the Springer svmono templates. My e-books, articles and notes are stored in a local Calibre database. My question is about ...
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Nested enumerate lists and missing \item errors

When using nested enumerate environments, I am using the following syntax : \documentclass{article} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate}[label*=\arabic*.] \item A question ...
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CV template run time error in TeXstudio

i am trying to make cv by using LaTex template but there is an error when i start compilation. Fatal fontspec error: "cannot-use-pdftex" The fontspec package requires either XeTeX or LuaTeX to ...
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Highlight math characters erroneously used outside math environment

I am working on a document in LaTeX that I am copy/pasting from my original Word working file or an OCR-ed PDF file. The Word file has lots of math blocks, which are also copy/pasted, and the PDF has ...
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TeXstudio on Windows 7 exits after the splash screen [closed]

After I installed the latest TeXstudio (2.9.4, Qt 5.4.1) on my fresh installed Windows 7, I found that it cannot start. A splash screen did show up, but then it disappeared and nothing happens after ...
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texStudio cannot compile

As a rookie, I installed texStudio and texWork on my computer at the same time, not knowing one is enough. I used texStudio first and created a pdf in the texStudio viewer, but I wanted to save it as ...
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Directly input accents in TexStudio?

Is it possible to input directly accents in TeXstudio, instead of the hard-to-read form \'a for á? What do I have to do to get this working? In TexWorks, I can input the accented character directly ...
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Shortcut/macro for surrounding words with brackets

When using BibTeX I usually need to fix broken capitalization by surrounding words with brackets (as answered in BibTeX loses capitals when creating .bbl file). I also use this to fix some issues ...
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Windows Speech recognition with TexStudio

I am trying to use the built-in speech recognition software of windows 7 to write a document in TexStudio. At the moment it is only able to push the buttons, I cannot dictate text...how do I enable ...
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Concise bibliography entry list in texstudio

I'm working on my dissertation right now. I discovered that the structure tab in texstudio lists all the labels defined in a file. I thought it would be nice if I could see a list of labels from the ...
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The commands for bidi package do not autocomplete?

I have installed the bidi package on my Texlive 2014 and It works well, however the auto-complete on my TeXstudio (version 2.9.4) do not work for the bidi package's commands. I checked the configure ...
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How to recover a corrupted texfile with Texstudio [closed]

I have a friend who has to give a LaTeX document in a few hours. But unfortunately, his computer shut down without preventing and as result, he is not able to read the .tex file again. The file looks ...
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TeXStudio cannot find packages [duplicate]

I use TeXStudio 2.9.4 and TeXLive 2015. They are not installed from the same bundle. TeXStudio cannot find any package at all. How do I let it look for packages at the right place?
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Texmaker/TeXstudio insert label

Is there any way to invoke the list of labels (and then select one for insertion in the text) using either TEXmaker or TEXstudio? As far as I can tell, in TEXmaker you only get the list of labels ...
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How to generate pdf using TeXstudio without getting an error when opening?

I open TeXstudio, I press File->New from template-> Article->Ok then I use the double green arrow to compile (the play button didn't work either) and view the pdf. After that I want to save ...
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Where does TexStudio get its citation autocomplete list from?

Using \usepackage[backend=biber]{biblatex}, I can reference an external .bib file using \addbibresource{foo.bib}. In TeXStudio 2.9.4, autocomplete will provide me with a list of citation keys when I ...
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Warning refers to unrecognized command, but file can still be compiled

Good afternoon everyone, I am using a master document in TeXstudio which imports several separate .tex-files and contains the following code: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{packBWR} ...
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Spell check not working in frame title and block title?

I am using beamer to make my presentation. However spell check is not checking the spellings in frame titles and block titles. How to fix it?
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Compiling: Log file not found

I have installed MikTex and Texmaker (also TexStudio if that is better) on my Windows 8.1. PC and when trying to compile, I get the error message "Log file not found". I am pretty sure that I just got ...
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How can I have TeXstudio recognize my own commands which it already auto-completes?

I have reinstalled TeXstudio and can't seem to find the setting anymore. I'd like my own commands–which I defined in the preamble–to be recognized by TeXstudio and not highlighted as syntax errors. ...
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OS X Yosemite built-in dictation not working with TeXMaker/TexStudio

I am writing up my thesis and would like to use the built-in dictation in Mac OS X (10.10) to write. I am using TeXstudio (and have used TeXmaker also) for writing, but for some reason the OS X ...
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New line after reaching margins

I wonder if there is a way to tell to WinEdt (or TexStudio) to start a new line when a word reaches the margins of a document. The reason is that I don't like to have long expressions and I don't ...
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Texstudio - Spellchecking not working with \autocite

In a somewhat similar problem as in this question in Texstudio spellchecking does not work when I use \autocite. Here is a MWE to show what I mean \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{memoir} ...
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How to name arguments in \newcommand?

How to name the arguments in \newcommand so that when you call the macro they don't appear as {arg1}{arg2}... etc. but with the names each argument represent {caption}{label}... etc. without the use ...
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customize syntax highlighting, TeXstudio

I wanted to adjust some of the colours of my TeXstudio editor. I am able to customise a lot but there is one thing that I haven't been able to find: 'the (background) colour of selected lines'. So ...
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\printbibliography not doing anything [duplicate]

I'm relatively new to latex, and I'm trying to get a test bibliography working. I'm just going through the sharelatex section on biblatex ...
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Aligning table within latex editor

Suppose I have the following table in my TeXstudio editor: Latex & 360 & 101.77 & 10.71 & 101.86 & 64.60 & 127.20 \\ Manufacturing & 360 & -7.33 & 12.59 ...
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dvi-ps-pdf-chain not working, while non-dvi chain works

I am using TeX Studio 2.5.2. When I choose the Build & View to be txs:///compile | txs:///view, my document, which contains .eps images and with epstopdf package used, is generated nicely. ...
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Is it possible to auto-insert corresponding labels to chapter, sections, subsections,..?

I want to auto-insert a label when I complete a new chapter, section, subsection, ... and so using the auto-complete function. Essentially I want to overwrite the existing one to do the following: ...
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TeXstudio erases “^” exponent symbol

When I type for instance $\psi^{2}$ in TeXstudio, the character ^ first appears, but then disappears on typing {, resulting in $\psi{2}$ This is extremely frustrating, as it happens with any ...
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SumatraPDF Bookmarks bar

To make my document editing a bit more easier, does anyone know how to get SumatraPDF to display the bookmarks in the bookmarks bar when using it as the PDF viewer? I am using SumatraPDF + TexStudio. ...
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TexStudio does not responds only when closing

and thanks in advance for any answer. I am very happy with TexStudio, yet recently I encounter this strange phenomena. TexStudio does not respond only when I attempt to close it. It saves everything, ...
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Titlesec commands creating “bookmarks” on file structure

I used the titlesec package to customize my sections. When I use the commands \titleformat and \titlespacing, a "bookmark" is created because I wrote \section inside those commands, which according to ...
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TexStudio - internal embedded pdf viewer shows different figure than external pdf viewer of the output pdf

I use TexStudio (2.9.4) on a Mac OSX (10.10.3) with TexLive. The problem here is that when I insert figures, that are saved as pdf files, and compile with PDFLaTex, the output figures deviate from the ...
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Error: “Make sure that you have installed a (La)TeX distribution”

I just installed MiKTeX and TeXstudio, but when I try to compile a document I get the following error: Error: One command expansion invalid. Make sure that you have installed a (La)TeX ...
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Some packages not recognised by TexStudio

Some of my packages are not recognised by TexStudio (examples: pdfpages, mathtools, ramsstyle and so on), but most of the packages I use are recognised. I have installed all of these packages with ...
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Texstudio does not display citations and bibliography properly

I installed texlive-full and texstudio under Ubuntu and created a MyLibrary.bib file by exporting my zotero library. In my main.tex-file I have given the following instructions to include my library: ...
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texstudio non-english text is black

I'm trying to change my color scheme and used this answer. My document is in persian so I downloaded this spell checker dictionary from OpenOffice website and also in texstudio changed he dictionary ...
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TeXStudio and MiKTeX Portable - Could not start command

I have a problem with my TeXStudio. I am using a portable version (2.9.4) together with the latest MiKTeX. Everything used to work just fine and now that I have to finish my work from home instead of ...
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Set up TeXstudio to compile either a *.tex or a *.ltx file

This question is probably not very specific for TeXstudio, since it has to do with command execution on a shell. Anyway, I want to set up TeXstudio to compile documents which either have *.tex or ...
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TexStudio Can i define my own keyboard shortcuts (with highlight arguments prefferably)

I use TexStudio and i want to make a keyboard shortcut that inserts \textrm{param} when i press it where param is a parameter to be filled in (similar to how \frac has the num and den parameters). ...
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Can suggested commands be removed from TeXstudio's autocomplete?

I know how to add commands to TeXstudio's autocomplete, but is it possible to remove them? I thought of this in the context of TeXstudio's suggestions for some non-existent siunitx commands -- it ...
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TeXstudio doesn't start anymore

I have been using TeXstudio (the second last version for win 7) for a while now and it was working perfectly fine until today. After clicking on 'open' to open the software, it seems at first that ...
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Working with several dictionaries problem - TexStudio

As suggested in Dictionary for TeXstudio: “No dictionary Available”, I have downloaded the dictionaries that I want. I can see that TexStudio is recognizing them, from the Options --> Configure ...
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Convert TikZ to EPS using pdfLaTeX

I would like to convert my TikZ images to EPS format and save in a separate file while pdfLaTeX compiles my document, ideally. Note I am using MikTeX and TeXstudio. Otherwise, I would like to be able ...
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Is it possible for Texstudio to locate the source line corresponding to a given line in the preview?

I know that Texstudio will automatically highlight in the preview the line generated by the source line lastly-modified before preview, and this function is really convenient for many purposes. ...
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TeXstudio - get output of pgf externalize in log Window

I like the functionality of TeXstudio to show me errors concerning my latex-code in the Log-window. If I use pgfplots and externalize all externalized pictures are compiled in a separate call. So I ...