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TexStudio autocompletes when I type braces

When I try to type something in texstudio that has a macro associated, such as \hl{} it actually autocompletes to \hline{} as soon as I type the brace (it also does this for brackets). Words don't ...
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TeXstudio: Is there a way to keep my custom macros and shortcuts in a separate file?

I've created some macros and corresponding shortcuts; found them in my texstudio.ini file (Macros and keysetting keys), buried deep among lots of predefined stuff. Is there a way to 'modularize' it a ...
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Grey vertical line limiting the line length of my sourcecode in TeX Studio

I don't know how it got there, but there is a grey line defining a 'new margin' in the place where I type my code. Also, when I want to type something in the existing text, the lines don't fill the ...
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latexdiff got compilation error

I got this error when compiling a tex file generated by latexdiff Underfull \hbox (badness 6364) in paragraph at lines 187--199 | [] | [] | [] | [] | [] | [] | [] Runaway ...
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How to change TexStudio fonts for non-English

I have a problem with TexStudio fonts! I use it for writing Latex in Persian. To make the environment suitable for typing, I tried to change the Editor font via Options > Configure TexStudio > ...
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Is it possible to auto-configure the 'Commands' settings in TexStudio (OSX)?

I installed MacTex-2014 on my Mac a while ago, under Yosemite, and it is installed in /usr/local/texlive/2014. I have since upgraded my OS to El Capitan. Needing to do some work on a document, I ...
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How to keep pdf view in texstudio at same page after each compile?

I've updated to TeXstudio 2.10.8 (hg 5804:967c6023de2d) Using Qt Version 5.5.1, compiled with Qt 5.5.1 R, on windows 7, and I noticed something which I do not think used to happen before: I have pdf ...
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Which file extensions shall I include when I install a new dictionary?

I am installing a new dictionary (*) in TeXstudio and I am following the instructions provided in this answer. I have opted to install the new dictionary inside the TeXstudio dictionaries folder: ..\...
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Unrecognized command in Algo, but the code can be compiled [duplicate]

I use Texstudio. I have installed package algorithm and algpseudocode. The unrecognized command are all marked in red, but they can be complied. I want to know, why this problem appears and how to ...
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Bibtex entries with last names first and year after authors

I know that this question has already been asked and I tried to use the answer of this question Biblatex entries with last names first and year after authors but is not working :( my code is: \...
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jumping to section in TexStudio

I have just migrated my usage from TexMaker to TexStudio and I want ot get back some functionnality. Indeed in TextMaker, when clicking on any section, on the left sidebar, the latex text and the ...
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Using TexStudio on external monitor

I am trying to use TexStudio on an external monitor which resulted in scaling issues. I found the following solution: "Instead of specifying the commandline argument, you may alternatively place a ...
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how to add table from word to texstudio using macro?

i have a table of 3 pages in the word document, and it will be very time consuming to copy and paste the individual entities from word to texstudio, please guide me any short cut to manage all these ...
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Problem with cyrillic characters in MacTex and OS X El Captain

I have a problem with cyrillic fonts (T2A) in OS X El Captain. Every time I try to compile a document that contains cyrillic characters (such as following), I get an error. \documentclass{article} \...
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TeXstudio: keyboard shortcut to jump to last edit

This is something that's a huge time-saver but I cannot seem to find anywhere. When I'm editing a document in TeXstudio, is there a keyboard shortcut to jump to last edit? For example, I might be ...
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Hide Messages / Log File in texstudio [closed]

It is possible to make use of textstudio and avoid to generate that annoying "Messages / Log File" window?. I tried to do something in Quick Build options without success.
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Commands in TeXStudio

I am giving TeXStudio (2.10.2) a whirl on Mac OS X 10.10.5. I'm trying to setup an external PDF viewer using a TeXStudio Command. I have tried to set it up with this: I also have Acrobat installed ...
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Search through the whole session in TeXstudio

I have many chapters in my work and each chapter has a separate tex file. Now when I want to change something, I switch to each tex file and repeat Ctrl+R in each tex file. This is a little bit ...
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unknown destination type 'Fitw'

Whenever I open a pdf document that was created in TeXstudio, I get a message that says: unknown destination type 'Fitw' I was wondering if this is related to the fact that the document was created ...
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About error “ could not start default compiler : PdfLaTex ”

Recently I install texstudio. (My mitex is version 2.9) But when I compile the the following popup appears could not start default compiler : PdfLaTex : pdflatex.exe - synctex =1 - interaction=...
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Paralle Building for LaTex document under TexStudio

I have a large document. At the beginning, I have split my document to several small parts, so i can quickly compile only the part I am working on. This worked very well. Now I arrived to the stage ...
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XeLaTeX can't find any packages (PdfLaTeX works)

I'm currently trying to build a document with XeLaTeX because I need it for a template. My OS is Scientific Linux 7.2 and I use texlive + Texstudio as an editor. Now the problem that I have is that ...
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Natbib references does not appear in the bibliography

I must have a bibliography like this one I use TeXstudio in Win7 I tried different natbib styles but until I was not successful. My code: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,twoside]{memoir} \usepackage[...
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TeXstudio freezes when opening a macro

Since several weeks all my TeXstudio installations show this irritating behaviour: Write a macro like \cite, \input, \SI, \gls, \label, ... Type the opening bracket { As soon as typing the { the CPU ...
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Is this character causing the graphics path error?

I have a graphics path: \graphicspath{{C:/Users/Username/Documents/Project 1 - Project Title/Project Writeup/Project/Graphics}} That is not working: File 'Figure' not found. \...
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TeXstudio tooltip/autocomplete dialog off screen

While using TeXstudio, the tooltip/autocomplete menu sometimes goes off screen so that I can no longer see the suggestions. Here is a screen shot: How can I fix this issue? I am using TeXstudio ...
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Change both the opening and closing braces at the same time

If you highlight a brace / parenthesis / bracket in TexStudio, it will highlight the other brace. This is very useful. I wonder if there is a related functionality that allows me to edit both braces ...
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TeXstudio on Ubuntu 14.04: some shortcuts are not working, when some others do [closed]

I'm using TeXstudio 2.10.8 (that was compiled with Qt 5.2.1 R), running on Ubuntu 14.04. Issue: Some default shortcuts of TXS (e.g. Ctrl+C, F6, etc.) are working, when some others (Ctrl+E, F8, etc.)...
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Biblatex fails to read bbl-file [closed]

Why is Biblatex not working? I know it did, when I used it on my old system. As you see in the screenshot it seems to recognize my bib-file, but fails at interpreting its own bbl file. I don't have a ...
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TeXStudio Command Completion / Validity - \let aliases not working

One of my frustrations with TXS is when I use the package glossaries, for example, it autocompletes properly to \acrfull but not \ac. I dug through the code in the .dtx file and found that \ac is ...
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Commutation function in TexStudio [duplicate]

I have been searching for the commutation/ permutation command for a while. Reference to inserting special characters did not help. Searching for a special mathematical character did not help either....
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texstudio for mac compile pdf cannot view Chinese

The .pdf file generated is right.But view problem like this:
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Insert command with keyboard shortcut in TeXstudio

For inserting dashed lines inside matrix structures, I have to use the command \hdashline from the package arydshln prodominantly. I am wondering whether TeXstudio supports assigning a specific ...
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Undefined control sequence. \begin{document} when compiling via Xelatex

This question has been asked several times before, but I think every individual's experience is a bit different. I have tried 3 latex templates, all of them giving the same error. Just for a ...
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No PDF file found

I am using TeXStudio and MikTex 2.9 (Windows 10). My file was working properly until today and I did not change anything. I've already tried renaming the file and change permissions (allow all changes)...
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TeXStudio doesn't recognize self-defined commands in external file

I'd like to define some tables as commands (MWE) in an external .tex file, because there are a lot of settings for them. This external file gets included in the main document by the \input{} command. ...
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Biblatex & Biber in TexStudio on Windows - Central Bibliography

Introduction I have a TeX file that contains a number of references built using TeXStudio on Windows 10 using TeXLive as a backend. Since migrating from BibTeX to BibLaTeX/Biber I haven't been able ...
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In TeXstudio, how to change the (syntax highlighting) type of a command

I am using a KOMAscript class (namely scrbook) and want thus to use the \addpart{} commands in order create a non-numbered part (similar to \part*{}, but creating a ToC-entry for this part and more ...
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Using include-directory from inside the IDE

I changed my way of building documents by using the following command-line-argument: pdflatex.exe -include-directory="C:\myRepository" -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode %.tex since I want to ...
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makeglossaries with the glossaries package using TexShop & TexLive Manager on Windows 10

I'm getting the following errors: Process started: makeglossaries.exe "Thesis" No \@istfilename found in 'Thesis.aux'. Did your LaTeX run fail? Did your LaTeX run produce any output? Did you ...
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Retaining forward/inverse search when using Lilypond in Texstudio

When using the lilypond environment in LaTeX, you have to first run lilypond-book on yourdocument.lytex. This generates yourdocument.tex which you then run the rest of your build commands on (pdflatex,...
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a latex package “footmisc” cannot be installed on-the-fly from texstudio on win7

I need to install package "footmisc" from texstudio on win7. I followed instructions at: http://tex.stackexchange.com/questions/49338/miktex-2-9-install-packages-on-the-fly But, I got error: (my ...
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Makeglossaries and Perl warning: Unescaped left brace in regex is deprecated, passed through in regex

I'm trying to run Makeglossaries. However, I get this warning message in the log file: Processo iniciado: makeglossaries.exe "document-glossario" Unescaped left brace in regex is deprecated, passed ...
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Russian encoding in tex-file

My fellow sent me an text-file with russian text. But when I opened it in TexStudio, all russian turned into this interesting squares. Both of us have similar encoding in TexStudio. How can I recover ...
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Why did TeXstudio suddenly highlight some commands with red background?

I tried to compile from a .tex file included by master. TeXstudio didn't infere that master.tex, which was also open in Texstudio was the master. I received a lot of error messages, and as a result, ...
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Resizing stand alone images

I'm trying to use the standalone package to produce .jpeg files from my TiKz code. I use TexStudio and Windows 8.1. I have both pdf2svg and ImageMagik installed. If I use the following code, ...
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How to prevent parts of source from being automatically indented? [closed]

EDIT Rephrased question to be more abstract and less specific to only fragile-frames. Context: While recompiling a presentation, the process halted with err-msg file ended while scanning use of ...
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Automatically accept placeholders in TexStudio

I have just moved over from TexMaker to TexStudio and I have to say I really like it so far, however I find the box around placeholders super distracting. I know I can just hit Cmd+Shift+K to get rid ...
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Suddenly stopped working

Was using TexStudio with I think MixTex or something as the source of all the LaTeX coding stuff.. anyway I was using it fine, and had a working document that would produce a working pdf, until ...
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Automatic file backup in Texstudio with time

Can we make backup using date and time in Texstudio using Macros. i.e. can we make backup of "1.tex" file with "1.tex.1-1-2016-3-30.bak" extension. where the date-time should be the time of opening ...