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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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Macros in TeXStudio

I noticed in this post, when the user hits (( what actually generates in the editor is \left( \right), where the cursor is positioned between the first parenthesis and before \right. How does one do ...
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Disable TeXstudio auto completion of square brackets?

I've disabled auto completion of {} from the advanced settings menu, but the program still automatically adds a ] when I type [ in examples like: \item[--] Is this a bug or can I disable it some ...
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Spellchecking in TexStudio

I just switched from TexMaker to TexStudio - one of the main reasons is the improved spellchecker that lets you add words your ignore list directly (instead of manually modifying the .dic file, as you ...
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TeXstudio 2.5.2 User Commands not visible

I am a newcomer to the world of LaTeX. After searching around on the net to see what others might think, I have installed Tex Live 2012 and TeXstudio 2.5.2. I understand that now I have to setup my ...
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Biblatex's \printbibliography not working [closed]

I am a beginner with LaTeX, so it might be something really obvious that I am missing. I am using TeXstudio as an editor if it makes any difference. I have the following code in my .tex file: ...
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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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Closing Environments in TeXstudio

Is there any command and/or hotkey in TeXstudio to close open environments? I know this feature from HTML or programming editors. For the editor almost no language knowledge is necessary for this. ...
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TeXstudio changed encoding

I wrote my text using UTF-8 encoding, however, TeXstudio somehow changed this and I cannot find the way to return my text in readable form. Is it possible at all or should I die now?
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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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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: 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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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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Automatic goto in texstudio 2.8

I recently changed to texstudio and have been enjoying since. Since I updated the version to 2.8 every time I change the cursor in the tex the viewer also changes and viceversa. I'd rather having to ...
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Changing the font document

I need to write a whole document with a specific font. My problem is that when I compile it seems to be working, but my pdf result has the original font. Nothing happened. I have downloaded my .ttf ...
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loading .texsprofile into TexStudio

I'm keen to use the fantastic dark themes from this question but I can't get TexStudio to actually 'read' the colours from the .texsprofile file. I'm using TexStudio 2.6.2 on Linux Mint 16. I also ...
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Configure multiline autocompletion in TeXStudio

I would like to configure a longer completion in TeXStudio, like this one: \begin{table}[htbp] \centering \caption{} \label{tab} \begin{tabular}{lcS[table-format = ...
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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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How to disable spell checking or equivalent features in TeXmaker/TeXstudio?

The spell checker is really good when I type English words. However I am a Chinese user and it always annoys me when I type Chinese words since they are treated as misspelled. So how can I disable ...
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How can I see two tex-files in TeXstudio simultaneously?

I would like to open two .tex files in TeXstudio side by side. I can image two possible answers, but I did not figure out how to exactly do it: Find a split screen button in TeXstudio (like in kate ...
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Unable to display an url leading to a *.pdf document

Basically, I have an url in the form of "http://website.com/folder/this_is_a_pdf_document.pdf" which I want to display in my document in TeXStudio, however, an error pops up. It seemingly interprets ...
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Why doesn't TeXstudio produce {} for my custom commands?

I'm having the following problem in TeXstudio 2.7.0. I have a template where I've declared some custom commands, such as \newcommand{\myAnswer}[1]{ \begin{itemize}[leftmargin=*] ...
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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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How to resolve the error “processes exited with error(s)” in PdfLatex?

I am preparing a poster (a0 size,landscape) for presentation using TeXstudio. This is the code for the poster \documentclass[final,hyperref={pdfpagelabels=false}]{beamer} \usepackage{grffile} ...
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Trying to add the cbgreek package causes TeXstudio and/or MiKTeX to hang (large package download issue)

I am using TeXstudio 2.6.6 and MiKTeX 2.9 on Windows 7. I have recently tried adding the textgreek package to one of my files; this package was not installed, so when I tried to compile my document I ...
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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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Spelling in TeXstudio

I have troubles enabling spell check in TeXstudio under Windows. I know that my question is quite localized but I need help. TeXstudio is set UTF-8 encoding and I am writing in Bulgarian. I downloaded ...
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The attachfile2 package doesn't work when using \jobname

I'm using MiKTeX 2.9 on a Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit computer. I have been experimenting with using attachfile2 to make a link to an embedded LaTeX file. When I compile the following document, ...
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Mechanics of BibLaTeX: proper connection of .bib file

Ok, I've experienced weird behavior with TeXstudio. I want to add bibliography directly to .bib file while using biblatex. People seem to do in this way. I don't want bibliography inside of the .tex ...
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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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I installed TeXStudio and MiKTeX in the wrong order. How can I do a clean install again?

So i am a noob at any kind of TeX. I quickly wanted to get up and running and downloaded protex.exe. I installed TeXStudio first, then MiKTeX, which is obviously wrong. The problem is that when you ...
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Collapse footnote in TeXstudio

I have the following: The text has a long \footnote{ so I'd like to collapse this footnote } to make the text more legible when editing. I want to collapse the footnote: The text has a ...
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Brace-mismatch error recognition in Texstudio?

I've been trying to find in Texstudio the ability in Texlipse in recognizing brace matching errors, but no success so far. In Texlipse whenever a single brace is in your document a red line is drawn ...
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Usepackage english babel - default.sty not found?

I am totally new to latex. I have downloaded Miktex (for Windows) and installed it to the root directory of my local hard drive. I have a predefined latex template. When I try to compile this ...
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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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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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TexStudio Commands on mouse over quickly disappear

I have installed miktex 32bit and texstudio on my windows 7 32bit laptop. Whenever I mouseover a command like tabular in the example \end{tabular} the tooltip shows up for some millisecs and ...
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Configure PSTricks on TeXstudio

I'm stuck with PSTricks on TeXstudio, I'm getting errors like auto-pst-pdf: . Or turn off auto-pst-pdf.} My current latex version Version 3.1415926-2.5-1.40.13 (TeX Live 2013/dev) Build and ...
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Current line highlighting in TeXstudio

I modified color scheme of editor to use darker colors, but there is no current line highlighting option. So I can't remove bright white highlighting of the current line. Is there a way to disable ...
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Cannot load .txsprofile into Texstudio

I am trying to use the question: Anyone willing to share his/her custom dark theme for TeXstudio? to load themes created by other users. Unfortunately there are no changes. I do this the following way ...
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TexStudio: Use dictionary for completion

Is it somehow possible to extend TexStudio to use dictionary words in autocompletion? For example, when I type "som", I want the autocompletion list to show me all words from the dictionary starting ...
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TeXstudio Could not start Build and View [duplicate]

I'm using MikTeX 2.9 and TeXstudio 2.6.6. The path to MikTeX is correct and in "Check LaTeX installation" the process exite normally. My problem is when I tried to "Build & View" (F1) an error ...
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Why OSX Texstudio cannot compile this?

I have tried the following MWE on Windows 7 and OSX (Mavericks) with different front ends. Windows Tex system is Miktex 2.9 and on OSX it is MacTeX 2013. In all cases PdfLaTeX is run and write18 (or ...
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glossaries texstudio and miktex portable

I am not quite sure if this question is on the right sx site but since it is heavily tex related I figured I ask here. My setup consists of a windows machine with texstudio and miktex, both in the ...
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Texmaker vs TeXstudio (comparison) [closed]

I would like to use either Texmaker or TeXstudio in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I want to use the latest version available via some PPA (not something installed "by hand" or even compiled!). I would like to use ...
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Any Sublime txsprofile for TexStudio?

Has anyone created TexStudio txsprofile based on Sublime 3.0 colour schema? I truly appreciate sharing. I switched from Sublime to TexStudio and need such profile!
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Problem compiling TikZ diagram using template

This is my first input here. I have a problem compiling this document, where particularly the TikZ graph comes messed up (no graphics at all and labels superimposed). I am using TeXstudio with MiKTex ...
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biblatex with APA problem [closed]

Hi I basically want to use biblatex instead of apacite. When I try run the following code, it just doesn't run: \begin{filecontents}{myref.bib} @ARTICLE{ref1, author = "A. E. Gill", title ...
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How to compile files with non-ASCII paths?

I cannot compile files with non-ASCII paths. I am using XeLaTeX from MikTex and TexStudio on Windows. Is it possible to read paths as utf8? The specific path contains Chinese. If I change what ...