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How can I have TeXstudio recognize my own commands which it already auto-completes?

I have reinstalled TeXstudio and can't seem to find the setting anymore. I'd like my own commands–which I defined in the preamble–to be recognized by TeXstudio and not highlighted as syntax errors. ...
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OS X Yosemite built-in dictation not working with TeXMaker/TexStudio

I am writing up my thesis and would like to use the built-in dictation in Mac OS X (10.10) to write. I am using TeXstudio (and have used TeXmaker also) for writing, but for some reason the OS X ...
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New line after reaching margins

I wonder if there is a way to tell to WinEdt (or TexStudio) to start a new line when a word reaches the margins of a document. The reason is that I don't like to have long expressions and I don't ...
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Texstudio - Spellchecking not working within [ ] brakets with \autocite [duplicate]

In a somewhat similar problem as in this question in Texstudio spellchecking does not work when I use \autocite. Here is a MWE to show what I mean \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{memoir} ...
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How to name arguments in \newcommand?

How to name the arguments in \newcommand so that when you call the macro they don't appear as {arg1}{arg2}... etc. but with the names each argument represent {caption}{label}... etc. without the use ...
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customize syntax highlighting, TeXstudio

I wanted to adjust some of the colours of my TeXstudio editor. I am able to customise a lot but there is one thing that I haven't been able to find: 'the (background) colour of selected lines'. So ...
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\printbibliography not doing anything [duplicate]

I'm relatively new to latex, and I'm trying to get a test bibliography working. I'm just going through the sharelatex section on biblatex ...
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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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dvi-ps-pdf-chain not working, while non-dvi chain works

I am using TeX Studio 2.5.2. When I choose the Build & View to be txs:///compile | txs:///view, my document, which contains .eps images and with epstopdf package used, is generated nicely. ...
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Is it possible to auto-insert corresponding labels to chapter, sections, subsections,..?

I want to auto-insert a label when I complete a new chapter, section, subsection, ... and so using the auto-complete function. Essentially I want to overwrite the existing one to do the following: ...
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SumatraPDF Bookmarks bar

To make my document editing a bit more easier, does anyone know how to get SumatraPDF to display the bookmarks in the bookmarks bar when using it as the PDF viewer? I am using SumatraPDF + TexStudio. ...
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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 ...
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TexStudio - internal embedded pdf viewer shows different figure than external pdf viewer of the output pdf

I use TexStudio (2.9.4) on a Mac OSX (10.10.3) with TexLive. The problem here is that when I insert figures, that are saved as pdf files, and compile with PDFLaTex, the output figures deviate from 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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Some packages not recognised by TexStudio

Some of my packages are not recognised by TexStudio (examples: pdfpages, mathtools, ramsstyle and so on), but most of the packages I use are recognised. I have installed all of these packages with ...
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Texstudio does not display citations and bibliography properly

I installed texlive-full and texstudio under Ubuntu and created a MyLibrary.bib file by exporting my zotero library. In my main.tex-file I have given the following instructions to include my library: ...
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texstudio non-english text is black

I'm trying to change my color scheme and used this answer. My document is in persian so I downloaded this spell checker dictionary from OpenOffice website and also in texstudio changed he dictionary ...
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TeXStudio and MiKTeX Portable - Could not start command

I have a problem with my TeXStudio. I am using a portable version (2.9.4) together with the latest MiKTeX. Everything used to work just fine and now that I have to finish my work from home instead of ...
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Set up TeXstudio to compile either a *.tex or a *.ltx file

This question is probably not very specific for TeXstudio, since it has to do with command execution on a shell. Anyway, I want to set up TeXstudio to compile documents which either have *.tex or ...
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TexStudio Can i define my own keyboard shortcuts (with highlight arguments prefferably)

I use TexStudio and i want to make a keyboard shortcut that inserts \textrm{param} when i press it where param is a parameter to be filled in (similar to how \frac has the num and den parameters). ...
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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 ...
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Working with several dictionaries problem - TexStudio

As suggested in Dictionary for TeXstudio: “No dictionary Available”, I have downloaded the dictionaries that I want. I can see that TexStudio is recognizing them, from the Options --> Configure ...
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Convert TikZ to EPS using pdfLaTeX

I would like to convert my TikZ images to EPS format and save in a separate file while pdfLaTeX compiles my document, ideally. Note I am using MikTeX and TeXstudio. Otherwise, I would like to be able ...
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Is it possible for Texstudio to locate the source line corresponding to a given line in the preview?

I know that Texstudio will automatically highlight in the preview the line generated by the source line lastly-modified before preview, and this function is really convenient for many purposes. ...
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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 ...
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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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pdflatex error when rendering TeX as PDF in TeXstudio on Windows 7

I installed TeX using MiKTeX and installed TeXstudio using the basic installer, but whenever I compile a TeX file (.tex) using pdflatex in TeXstudio I receive this error: TeXworks (which came ...
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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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How to add a search path for packages in TexStudio on Mac OS?

I would like to add a custom folder into the search path of TexStudio on OS X Yosemite for using custom packages. Is it possible to do so in a way that it would work when compiling LaTeX documents ...
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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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How to run Asymptote inline for TeXstudio?

I try to run latexusage.tex as can be found on sourceforge.net using TeXstudio for Windows 7. I have downloaded Asymptote and put asymptote.sty in the folder I saved latexusage.tex in. However, when I ...
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Texstudio has an odd way to display the text I am editing

Never had this problem before, but I installed Texstudio on a new computer and this is what is happening. Not only is the paragraph on which I am working shown in a different facon, but also when I ...
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What are these algorithm2e empty warnings?

I am using the algorithm2e package in my paper and for some reason TexStudio is reporting these 2 warnings from algorithm2e.sty which don't have any message or line number. When I enable the Issues ...
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How to change the color of a magic comment

In TeXStudio you can have magic comments: % !TeX. I want to change their foreground color, but can't find that option in the Syntax Highlighting tab in the configuration options. How can I change ...
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File SVG not found in windows texstudio

I was using latex for a while on Linux and I was using SVG. I remember it was a very hard time to fix the errors specially the one saying File "./somesvg" not found Now, installed TeXStudio and ...
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texstudio shows no errors

so when I hit the compile button or even build&view, texstudio will only display the pdf if there are no errors. It will not however, tell me where the errors are, let alone what they are. ...
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I can't write on file 'Filename.pdf'

Im new to latex and sometimes I get this error message: line 5: ! I can't write on file 'MasterThesis.pdf'. Please type another file name for output! Emergency stop.<to be reaad again>... ...
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Add a word to the suggested words list in dictionary

So I write in LaTeX about Tolkien and as you might know words like Númenor with some special keys are often used. So now I would like to write Numenor and rightclick this word where I can now choose ...
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How do I get TeXStudio to stop fixing \ch to \chapter? [duplicate]

I use TeXStudio when writing body text. One nice feature is it will autocomplete a lot of commands for you. The problem I'm having is that if I type \ch{ it 'fixes' this to \chapter{. Is there any way ...
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Use of .bib JabRef Reference from TeXstudio

Jabref generates a .bib reference file. How can I use this in the TeXstudio?
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texstudio preference change not saved

As of lately I've become quite annoyed with Texstudio. The reason for this is that the bibliography (F11) is no longer working for me. As it turns out, somehow this hotkey is also assigned to the ...
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TexStudio auto-completer window not showing correctly

I am having a problem in using the autocompletion feature of TexStudio. When I start the autocompleter, I get a window that is not always being displayed correctly, due to the fact that it is ...
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TexStudio: Enable spellchecking in user-defined commands

I am trying to find a way to enable spell-check in cases such as: \remark[I don't understend this]{$2+5=7$} I found something that might look as an answer but it sadly does not work ... In ...
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Automatically suggest arguments for user defined commands

When using the command \ref{ it automatically suggests several arguments, such as eqn:equation1, fig:figure1, and so on. I have defined the command \newcommand{\fref}[1]{Fig. \ref{#1}}, which rather ...
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Error : (Input index file full.idx not found. Usage: makeindex ). I am using texstudio editor

I am using Texstudio editor. I am using Latex to write my thesis. I have had no problem in the past that Latex list the references in my thesis write-up successfully. Suddenly, when I added one more ...
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TexStudio Then Miktex Installed in Wrong Order

I installed TexStudio on my laptop without realizing I first needed Miktex (or texlive) I installed Miktex but the paths were not automatically recognized. I uninstalled TexStudios and reinstalled it ...
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TexStudio autocompletion

How can I make TexStudio autocomplete the commands in gb4e such as \begin{exe}? It doesn't suggest \begin{exe} automatically and doesn't autocomplete \end{exe}. Thanks.
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Cursor in wrong position when editing

I just installed MiKTeX 2.9 and TeXstudio 2.9.4 on a relatively new Windows 8 machine. Whenever I try to edit text, the cursor is about a tab away from the text. When I go back and edit text the ...
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Tell TeXstudio to compile a particular document with LuaLaTeX

It is not hard to change the default compilation engine in TeXstudio from PDFLaTeX to LuaLaTeX (or any other engine for that matter). But if I only want to use LuaLaTeX for a single document, it gets ...
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TexStudio says package not found

I use TexStudio 2.8 with MikTex. I have all packages installed on my computer and some of them actually work. The problem is that if I hover the mouse over \usepackage{fontspec} I get a Package: ...