{texstudio} is about the LaTeX editor TeXstudio, formerly called TexMakerX. It is a fork of another editor called Texmaker, which has its own tag {texmaker}.

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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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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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Latex Error: Command crashed: biber.exe

I am getting an error when running Bibliography on Windows 10, using MikTex 2.9 and TexStudio 2.10, running biblatex 3.1 and biber 2.2, all 64 bit. Process started: biber.exe "MWE" Error: Command ...
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How to add a table of contents in Latex using TeXStudio?

I'm trying to simply add a table of contents to my report using TeXStudio by using the following command after the abstract: \tableofcontents This creates a heading Table of Contents but it doesn'...
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Keyboard shortcut for going to the next automatically boxed parameter in editor?

I am using TeXstudio and whenever I insert a LaTeX function such as \frac{num}{den} by typing in the first few letters (e.g."\fr") and pressing enter for autocompletion, it puts the parameters, in ...
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How to manually configure TeXstudio for Windows in the CTAN package “ProTeXt-3.1.4-020114.exe”?

I just downloaded MiKTeX and TeXstudio from CTAN as a zip file ProTeXt-3.1.4-020114.exe I then installed MiKTeX and TeXstudio. But the TeXstudio can not compile/build/view after I created/save a ...
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Tex studio- Bidirectional

I am using the xepersian package in Texstudio. The logical way of writing maths in Persian in Tex is that one writes in persian and when they press dollar, the font switches automatically to English. ...
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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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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 \frac{·}...
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TeXstudio Is Not Responding

I have been using TeXstudio for some time now, and have highly enjoyed using. However, just now it has been acting up. Whenever I open the program, my cursor always reverts to the wait-cursor, this ...
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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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Error: “Make sure that you have installed a (La)TeX distribution” [closed]

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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How to 'Go to Source' for a .Rnw file with knitr on TexStudio

So, I am TeXStudio and R on Windows 8 and have configured with knitr as follows: "C:\Program Files\R\R-3.0.3\bin\Rscript" -e "library(knitr, lib.loc='C:/Users/User/Documents/R/win-library/3.0'); ...
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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. \newcommand{\...
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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*} (...
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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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Is TIKZ sending ambiguous PDF instructions that only TEXstudio understands well?

TEXstudio is the only MAC software (although not originally designed for MAC) that has a PDF viewer that renders perfectly well dashed and hatched lines drawn with tikz. What does TEXstudio do that ...
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Pressing ^p compiles on texstudio

everytime I try to type ^p on Textudio it starts compiling the file, which is really annoying. I would like to know if it's possible to disable this feature. I searched for an option on the options ...
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using Mac OS X dictionaries in TexStudio

Is there a way to include Mac OS X built-in dictionary/thesaurus in TeXStudio?
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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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Can not compile TeXStudio’s Letter template

I have just created a new file from a template in TeXStudio. I have chosen the letter template. So I have this code generated: \documentclass[]{letter} \begin{document} % If you want headings on ...
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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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auto-pst-pdf and TeXstudio under MacTeX

I use pdflatex to compile source files that contain EPS figures as well as PSTricks. My standard way of handling this is to use auto-pst-pdf. I have been using TeXstudio to compile files under Windows ...
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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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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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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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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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Error: TexStudio “Could not start command”

I just installed TeXstudio 2.5.2 and compiled the following \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \end{document} but I get this error Error: Could not start the command: "/usr/texbin/pdflatex" -...
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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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Let TeXStudio highlight chords (e.g. \[F#]) in songs package

I wrote a chordbook with songs package and I would really like that TeXStudio highlights the chords. The syntax is like: Oh fre\[F#]edom In the file in <user>\AppData\Roaming\texstudio\songs....
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TeXstudio disable character shortcut (Ctrl+Alt+U)

I'm currently using an English keyboard with an "International" configuration to write in spanish. I use the shortcut AltGr+A to write "á", AltGr+E for "é", and so on for each vowel. In TeXstudio I ...
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TexStudio - polyglossia - xelatex : how to create symbols

I'm using TexStudio to write my thesis and I just changed to polyglossia and xelatex because I'm need to write down words in a lot of different languages. Since I do this however, a lot of commands ...
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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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Relative paths with TeXstudio under Windows (portable installation)

I have just installed TeXLive 2013 Portable (Windows, full install) on my USB stick, and have also extracted the TeXstudio USB zip into the root of my USB. The folder hierarchy is as follows: USB ...
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Beamer: Chinese characters cause “Emergency stop”? [closed]

I'm new to both LaTeX and beamer, but I need to create slices mixed with English and Chinese characters. I'm not sure if this is possible but at least I want to have a try. % Compile with xelatex % ...
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Spellchecker misses misspelled words [closed]

I have downloaded additional Slovenian dictionary package for TeXstudio and when I run spellchecking, I thought it worked fine, since it pointed out some misspelled words and came up with possible ...
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tikz stops drawing into pdf after 20 line segments in plot generated through knitr tikzDevice

Problem If I try to draw a curve generated through knitr using tikzDevice into .pdf only 20 line segments of that curve are drawn and TeXstudio, through which I do it, just leaves message running ...
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Texstudio: BibTeX can't open .bib file [closed]

I have tried searching for two consecutive days, and read multiple treads, but no one seems to answer my question exactly. I am using MiKTeX 2.9, TeXstudio and Jabref 2.9. Here is a minimal code ...
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TeXStudio: ! LaTeX Error: File `apacite.sty' not found [closed]

I have a file in which I (want to) use apacite for my references. However, TeXStudio does not seem to be able to find the package, while I know it is installed on the system. apt-file -x search '/...
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Log file not found [closed]

I've started working with latex a few weeks ago, and it's been working fine. When today I wanted to edit my file and suddenly I got the error: Log file not found. Of course I searched if this ...
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Trouble referencing with Bibtex and TeXstudio

All right, this is driving me crazy... I have thesis example template with one reference that I'm trying to compile with TeXstudio on Windows 7. My thesis template looks like this: ...a bunch of ...
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Package pdftex.def Error

I am a learner to Latex. I am using Texstudio to edit the word. When I try to insert a .eps format figure, this error happens. Error: Package pdftex.def Error The code is: \documentclass{book} \...
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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. ...