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Add to TexStudio autocompletion

I'd love to know how to add the eqnarray* environment to autocompletion, I only get the regular eqnarray. (I'm using Windows 7)
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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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I can't seem to get \fbox and \itemize to work together

I'm trying to place some text inside of a box, here's what I'm writing that is not working: \fbox{The \textit{two-step} model of XMCD: \begin{itemize} \item[In the \textit{first step}, circularly ...
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TexStudio ignores some accent keyboard input

I am using TexStudio as an editor and everything works great so far. But since I entered the "typing" phase of my document production, I realized that it has some problem with some french accents ...
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TexStudio gives 'Could not start command' with my custom build script

I have a custom build script build.command that runs through the build steps necessary to convert my LaTex scripts into a .pdf (e.g. makeglossaries and so on). The script works fine. However when I ...
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Start TeXstudio portable in multiple instances

I use TeXstudio portable and want to use it in multiple instances when double clicking a .tex or .txss file. The necessary starting parameter is described here, but I do not know how to use it. Do you ...
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Using newcommand with math environment

I defined a new command as: \newcommand{\eq}[2]{\begin{equation}\begin{split}#1\end{split}\label{#2}\end{equation}} so to make a new equation I do: \eq{equation stuff here}{label here} But ...
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Printing Glossaries in amsart using TexStudio

I am trying to make a glossary in an amsart document using TeXstudio but the glossary will not print. I've downloaded xindy, arara, and perl and have tried to use all of them, but to no avail. Any ...
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load custom .cwl on a per-document basis in TexStudio

Say I have document A in which I define a new command, \foo. I'd like to have \foo{} autocomplete in document A, but document B does not use \foo. Instead, it uses a command \food. I don't want ...
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Cross out the selected text using macro script in TexStudio

I have a Tex file that I need to edit while somehow keeping the original words and sentences highlighted. To do this, I am going to cross out the part of the original text that I replace with my own ...
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Red words in bibliography structure tree in Texstudio [closed]

I am using LaTeX for a few months now and already have completed my first report with it. Recently I switched to TeXstudio and made an outline for my thesis. However, in the the bibliography part of ...
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Macro in TeXstudio with %<something%> and %(filefilter%) fails

I add the following macro: \begin{figure}[htbp] \centering \includegraphics[width=%<0.9%>\columnwidth]{%(*.png, *.pdf%)} \caption{%<caption%>} \label{fig%<label%>} ...
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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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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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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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Just installed ProText. Command paths all “unknown” [closed]

Installation went fine but I haven't been able to view a document. I have created and saved a sample document. If I click "build and compile" (the two green arrows) it says "Can't find C:\Users..." ...
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How to configure TexStudio editor to use glossaries package with makeglossaries and xindy or how to configure TexStudio to use arara?

Xindy is an efficient indexing tool, it is an external perl-based application that ships readily with TexLive distribution but not with MikTeX, for the latter one you need to install it manually, this ...
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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 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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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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preview with lualatex dvipng replacement? [closed]

Maybe this is TexStudio related not the general question. preview with pdflatex comlier works fine. when i switched to lulalatex preview command fail. i use lualatex --output-format=dvi ...
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How i can tranform my PDF file so that it will not be readable by the system [duplicate]

I see one document (PDF), when i try to copy its text (one paragraph), it gives me as: Theunderlyingproblemisageneralmodelselectionproblem,wherewehavetocompare ...
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Keep showing “could not start the command” [duplicate]

I just install TexStudio and I'm learning it from scratch. I compiled the following \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \begin{document} Homework \end{document} but it keeps showing the err: ...
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TexStudio with MiKTeX - arabtex [closed]

I try to setup an environment for translating some Tex document to arabic but that gives me some headaches. I always end up with a document having ??????? instead of the arabic letters. Simple ...
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Logfile very large

Everytime I compile my file, I get a message from TeXstudio saying The logfile is very large (> 2 MB) are you sure you want to load it? This is mostly because I am updating the bibliography, ...
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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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Problem in bibliography autocompletion in TeXStudio 2.5.2

This question is the continuation of my previous question in here. I have updated everything according to the instructions given there in the answer of @doctorate. The problem that I have is the ...
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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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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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Where can I find “user tags” in texstudio?

In the features of TeXstudio they indicate the ability to use "tags". If you google for "user tags texstudio", you also find a blog defining user tags in TeXstudio. Basically, because I wanted to ...
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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 ...
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Finding a more efficient editor for collaboration of LaTeX people and Word people

Background My supervisor often wants to edit my papers, so he frequently asks for word version of the paper. I tried latex2rtf, but it is very limited in terms of packages and customized commands. ...
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Smart quote in TeXstudio

A useful feature of TeXworks is the smart quote. Does TeXstudio have a similar feature? (to replace "" and '' with their Unicode opening and closing counterparts)
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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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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: ! 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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How to “jump” brackets in TeXstudio?

In Texmaker when you type the shortcut for \frac, you get something like \frac{*}{*}, but instead of asterisks, you have bullets. When you type something in the first pair of brackets, you can then ...
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Disabling command+scrolling in TeXstudio (OS X)

Is there any way to disable cmd+scroll zooming in TeXStudio for OS X?
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Uninstalling Miktex and installing TexStudio [closed]

I want to uninstall Miktex 2.9 and install TexStudio 2.5.2. (I'm totally a beginner user and TexStudio seems easier to use.) Should I totally uninstall Miktex (package managers and everything) then ...
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TexStudio / TexMaker and Github

I was wondering if anyone has used Github as a version control system, when writing a large document via TexStudio or TexMaker? Rstudio for example has a plugin that allows R projects to be pushed ...
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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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Where does TeXstudio store the .cwl files for hyperref and xspace?

TeXstudio uses .cwl files for storing information about which macros are defined by which packages, one file per package. This information is used for autocompletion suggestions and highlighting of ...
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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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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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Log file not found, there were undefined citations [closed]

I have a article called v2.tex and a bibfile called research.bib. Both are in the working directory. I use windows and have installed MiKTeX and TeXstudio. In the v2.tex file I have the following ...
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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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Anyone willing to share his/her custom dark theme for TeXstudio?

After perusing LaTeX Editors/IDEs, I'm considering switching from TeXmaker (in which I use the preset "dark theme") to its fork, TeXstudio. What I mean by "dark theme" is a dark background with ...
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TeXstudio doesn't save changes to preferences [closed]

Any changes applied to the TeXstudio preferences vanish after the program was closed. Saving and loading them via a user profile is possible, though imho quite complicated. Does anybody know that ...
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Texstudio structure view test failed! [closed]

After installing TexStudio I get the following error. It occurs with TexStudio 2.3 (Ubuntu 13.04 repo) as well as with 2.5.2 (ppa:blahota/texstudio). Before filing a TexStudio Bug report I wanted to ...