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Error compiling .Rnw in TeXstudio (knitr with PdfLaTeX)

I´ve been trying to get the minimal Demofile for knitr running and compiling in TeXstudio, but I keep getting errormessages. Here´s the info, mybe somebody can help me out about what I´m doing wrong: ...
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Are command tips in Texstudio editable

Texstudio has the nice feature that when I hover the cursor over a command the correct syntax of the command and some helpful hints are shown in a window. I was wondering if the content of these ...
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How to activate syntax highlighting for multiple references in TexStudio? [closed]

I want to enable highlighting for multiple references command \parencites {} of Biblatex package the same as of a similar command for one reference \parencite {} using TexStudio editor. The image ...
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Problems with TexStudio 2.7 spell checker

I'm working with TexStudio 2.7, and trying to get the spell checker to work. I've tried downloading a new dictionary (as in here), as well as modifying the .aff file (as suggested here), but this ...
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TexStudio Installation Problems in Ubuntu 12.04

I want to install TexStudio in Ubuntu 12.04. I cannot find it in Software Center. From command line if I use sudo apt-get install texstudio it says unable to locate package. Please help.
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Configure TexStudio for first use

I am trying to configure TexStudio for first use. If it makes any difference I downloaded Protex onto a machine running Windows-XP. Under Options Configure TexStudio on the left I click Commands when ...
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TeXStudio does not recognize \colon

What is the file to load the command \colon to be recognized (as a known command) by TeXStudio? If I add it to the personal command it works but I guess that this command comes from some package. ps: ...
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How can I set up autocompletion for \langle and \rangle?

I use Texstudio for taking notes in class, and I would really like to set up an autocompletion scheme such that typing in "\langle" would bring up "\rangle". How can I do this? Thank you
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Not possible to rotate the pdf pages in the Texstudio pdf viewer?

Is there a way to rotate pdf pages in the Texstudio pdf viewer? I don't find any command for that.
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TeXstudio: Can a script read its trigger?

I would like to write a macro with a trigger #[a-z] that, dependent on the character in the trigger, writes the corresponding Greek letter. That is, the trigger #a should produce \alpha, the trigger ...
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How do I open the internal viewer in a custom Quick Build command with TeXStudio or TeXMaker?

I'm using TeXStudio 2.2 (A fork of TeXMaker, formerly known as TeXMakerX) and I'm trying to make a Quickbuild option that adds in Bibtex. I've written the command line as pdflatex ...
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How to configure TexStudio editor to use Xindy?

I am using TexStudio editor for LaTeXing, I want to use Xindy engine though for indexing, in the commands of TexStudio, I found there is a default command for texdindy as in the image below. But how ...
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TeXstudio recognize $ in R code as that of the math mode

I am using TeXstudio to typeset some R code with environment Rcode, Routput and command \Rinline (provided by SASnRdisplay package). Whenever there is a $ sign appears in the code, TeXstudio will ...
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Tooltips For Texstudio in Ubuntu empty

I'm using TEXstudio 2.6.2 on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Does anyone else have the problem of the tooltips being empty when mousing over various things like toolbar buttons or references in the tex file. And ...
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Adding shell commands to hide LaTeX Aux files after compiling in TeXShop or TexStudio

I run LaTeX under OSX, and I would like to attempt to hide all of the LaTeX helper files from the finder after compiling. It strikes me that the simplest thing to do is not to move them or delete them ...
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How can I get my IDE to recognize listing labels?

I'm using the listings package to print code snippets. My IDE is TeXstudio 2.8.8. I mention this for the sake of completeness - I assume the behaviour is the same for all IDEs, which is why I wrote a ...
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AltGr+S in TeXstudio tries to save file

Recently (2 days ago) I downloaded TeXstudio along with all packages I need. Today I also worked out how to make polish characters work (like ą, ę, ł), but whenever I press AltGr and S (which should ...
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Why does TeXstudio's autocomplete suggest missing commands like \microfarad, \microampere, etc.?

TeXstudio's autocomplete suggested \microfarad as a command so I attempted to use it but received an "undefined control sequence" error. There are easy workarounds (\micro\farad and \micro\F), but why ...
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Installation of TexStudio and MikTex in Ubuntu 12.04 LTE

I was using Microsoft Windows 7 and I had installed TeXStudioand Latex flavour MikTex. Both were installed according to the instructions given in this Ĺink. I developed a document there and now I am ...
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How to restrict TexStudio macro script to work only in text/normal mode?

I understand that you can write (?highlighted-as:numbers,math-delimiter,math-keyword) before your trigger and TexStudio will execute the macro only in Math mode. I already tested that in "scripts ...
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failed to find file .pdf perhaps it has been deleted [closed]

i'm looking for a solution to this the whole day and i couldn't find. When i "Build and View" my document, in the view i recieve the message failed to find file Thesis.pdf` perhaps it has been ...
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TeXstudio Compile: Error: Could not start the command: pdflatex.exe

I'm trying write a report in LaTeX but TeXstudio won't let me. All I have is this: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{report} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lmodern} ...
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How to add new packages to TeXStudio

I'm completely new to writing in LaTeX and am therefore starting up with a pre-made report template. However when I just try to compile the template I get the message that following file is required. ...
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TeXStudio: Add new word to dictionary via button

I installed a new Dutch dictionary from the Open Office website in my 'dictionaries' file. Spelling checks work perfectly in TeXStudio, but now, I'd like to add new words to the dictionary during the ...
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Does a !TEX directive exist in TeXStudio for the bibliography command?

I'm using TeXStudio (2.6.2) for all my tex documents. For my thesis I'm using biblatex, but for papers I usally use bibtex. Therefor I always have to change the configuration of TeXStudio when I'm ...
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TeXStudio Embedded PDF viewer

Is it possible to have TeXStudio to display PDF file side by side with the source code just like TeXMaker? I am asking this since their user interfaces are very similar, hinting that we should have ...
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Texstudio and Rnw Files

Is there any way in Texstudio, for the document tree to detect Rnw files called within a knitr chunk? For example, the following would be ignored: <<MYCHUNK,child='./Myfile.Rnw'>>= @ ...
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Include one TeX file into another

I have main.tex file with: \documentclass[]{report} \begin{document} \input{filename.tex} \end{document} Let say filename.tex have the following content: \begin{abstract} text \end{abstract} ...
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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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How to code-fold in TeX-Studio or LaTeX in general?

I want to fold the whole part before \begin{document} where it is just formatting the LaTeX document. Is there a way to do this in LaTeX, in general, or at least in TeXstudio? Could I use some ...
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How to change the language of the TeXStudio?

I just can't figure out how to change the language of the IDE itself (not for the document)? I am using TeXStudio (v.2.6.2).
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Texstudio user-defined hover preview

When hovering the cursor over the starting symbol of inline math mode, $, or over \begin{equation}, Texstudio gives a preview of the typeset math. I love this feature, but it only works in these two ...
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How to insert a double quote mark in TeXStudio?

I want to enclose my path (contains some spaces) with double quotes. I have tried pressing shift+' on English keyboard, but unfortunately TeXStudio translates this as two single quotes. Shortly ...
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TexStudio color profile matching TeX StackExchange code samples?

Does anybody know if this exists, and if it does, where I could find it?
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TexStudio Autosave Recovery Question

So I was using Texstudio to write an article and the computer just froze. I had to restart the computer, my 2 hour work was gone. I was stupid enough to not save it at all... Does anyone know if ...
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Texstudio compile not compile current document

I worked and compiled a document and create a new one. I attempt "Build & View" newly created document but TeXstudio compiles only old one.
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Texstudio and Texmaker forward and inverse search

Do these programs support forward and inverse search (with built in PDF viewer or YAP) for files that have a root file which has many chapter files used with \include? I have tried this with no ...
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Where's Adv. Editor for me to turn line number on at texstudio?

My Texstudio is 2.7.0 portable, running on Windows 8.1. The problem is that I can't turn on the line number display. I consult texstudio: show line numbers in editor, but there's no Adv. Editor in my ...
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How can I cite from bibliography in separate .tex files?

I'm working on a large document, and for that reason I'm using a main.tex file and including several files like chapterX.tex etc. Problem is that only my main.tex file has the bibliography in the ...
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TeXstudio 2.6.2 internal pdf previewer

How to disable continuous view in the internal previever? I need it to preview beamer presentations properly. I have TeXstudio 2.6.2 installed on Lubuntu 13.04
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Has anyone managed to use \glossaries with TeXstudio on Windows?

As a new LaTeX user, I have spent some time configuring my system and ironing the usual start-up mistakes. So far, I've been able to compile several documents with indices, graphics, etc. but now I'm ...
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How to put placeholder in macros in TexStudio

If I launch the macro for the vector math accent, for example, then \vec{·} will be inserted and the cursor will automatically jump to · so that I can type in. It is just like Ctrl+Shift+F for ...
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“preview” function of texstudio/texmakerx

I am not sure why it is so hard for me to find an answer to a problem that I am having. I am using TeXstudio 2.3 on OSX 10.6. TeXstudio has a "preview" function which, as I understand it, is ...
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Path for saving PDF in TexStudio

Is it possible to change the place, where TexStudio (I use last version of TEXStudio) on Windows 8) puts generated PDF file? By default all files (.tex and related .pdf, .aux etc.) are in the same ...
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References not updating from BibTex [duplicate]

I have a quick question about updating my references from Bibtex. I am using TexStudio as my Latex editor. I have to make changes to some of the references. I put the changes in the ...
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TeXworks auto-complete

TeXworks autocomplete capability is incomplete, messy and unpredictable. Is there any way to migrate TeXStudio auto-complete data to TeXworks?
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Autocomplete problem in TeXStudio 2.3

I am having problem in autocomplete feature of TeXStudio 2.3 under Windows 7 x64. Most of the times, I don't have the autocomplete of all the commands of the loaded packages as well as the ...
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Is there a better (British) English dictionary available for TexStudio?

I am using the default en_GB dictionary that comes with TexStudio. It seems to be identical to the one distributed with OpenOffice here (at least from the filesize). However it seems to miss a lot of ...
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Custom Command Highlighting in TeXstudio

I have defined several macros in my LaTeX report. For instance, following is a macro I defined for writing bold letter H. I have several macros like this I use throughout my work. ...
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TeXstudio Macro Creation Problem with Spacing

I have been trying to create the following macro in TeXStudio(seen in the picture below): \begin{align*} %| \end{align*} but when I activate it in my tex file I get this: \begin{align*} ...