{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}.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

3
votes
2answers
1k views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
436 views

I want to take a CSV file, process the data, and generate a report file, where can I go to learn how to do this?

I have access to MATLAB for data processing, and TeXstudio for the report. I am familiar with MATLAB about 100x more than LaTeX. The data flow I am trying to create: CSV file is generated with 50 ...
3
votes
1answer
152 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
90 views

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=*] ...
3
votes
1answer
284 views

how to disable automatic highlighting of texStudio for matched Latex tokens?

This question is different that the following question TeXStudio : Disable auto-completion of parentheses The above question asks how to disable automatic completion of parentheses (which I have ...
3
votes
1answer
129 views

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
3
votes
1answer
812 views

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} ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
558 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
347 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
518 views

Changing the template for inline math mode in TeXStudio

Does anybody know how to change the template for "inline math mode"? The default is when you press Ctrl + Shift + M is creates the following $   $ (two dollar signs a three spaces ...
3
votes
1answer
207 views

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, ...
3
votes
2answers
3k views

Change the path where (the internal viewer of) TexStudio looks for the generated PDF file?

I've changed almost all TextStudio commands to generate temporary files into a different build directory. I need this behavior because I'm syncing the source directory with the cloud and this way I ...
3
votes
1answer
985 views

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 ...
3
votes
2answers
4k views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
891 views

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. ...
3
votes
1answer
93 views

Commands not recognized and missing $ error message

I have an equation and added a legend beneath it to explain the variables (the syntax is copied from another duscussion here somewhere). MWE below: ...
3
votes
1answer
308 views

TexStudio Stock Theme

I just applied one of these themes: Anyone willing to share his/her custom dark theme for TeXstudio? How can I switch back to the stock theme?
3
votes
1answer
37 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
3k views

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 ...
3
votes
2answers
140 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
88 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
3k views

Installing Language Tool in TexStudio

I am attempting to install language tool on my texstudio distribution in order to check my grammar. Currently, I am following this guide to install Language tool. ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

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 ...
3
votes
3answers
10k views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
765 views

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 ...
3
votes
2answers
632 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
757 views

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 ...
3
votes
2answers
13k views

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" ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

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 ...
3
votes
2answers
24 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
47 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
45 views

How to prevent texstudio from completing “arrowvert”

I'm drawing commutative diagrams using tikz-cd, using texstudio. However, every time I write "\arrow[", texstudio replaces that with "\arrowvert[". This is really annoying. Can I change that ...
3
votes
1answer
120 views

TeXStudio: Why can't pgfplots open gnuplot output anymore?

Here's the minimum not working example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{pgfplots} \pgfplotsset{compat=1.11} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \begin{axis}[ ...
3
votes
2answers
182 views

Setting TEXINPUTS in TeXstudio Mac OS X

I am a newbie using TeXStudio - and trying to set TEXINPUTS so that LaTeX can recursively search for my figures. I've run setenv TEXINPUTS :FIGURES//: at the command line, and then run LaTeX, which ...
3
votes
1answer
159 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
429 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
394 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
5k views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

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 ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
522 views

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 ...
3
votes
0answers
39 views

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 ...
3
votes
0answers
52 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
85 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

Is there a direct way to get word count in TeXstudio?

The Text Analysis tool in TeXstudio is quite useful, but I seems I can not find a direct and accurate way to obtain the total number of words in the compiled PDF file. As I understood, this tool ...
3
votes
0answers
172 views

Installing Language Tool in TexStudio under OSX [closed]

I have installed LT in TexStudio in my tablet who runs win7. But I could not realise this under OSX. I don't know why. Is there any body doing this under OSX? Or, is there any useful link like this ...
3
votes
0answers
251 views

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!
3
votes
0answers
189 views

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 ...
3
votes
0answers
223 views

Is it possible to add more commands to the Texstudio tikz panel?

Texstudio has quite useful panels for entering Tikz, PSTricks, Metapost and Asymptote commands automatically without typing them. The set of tikz commands are very limited though. I was wondering if ...