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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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TeXStudio and TortoiseSVN

I'm guessing that TortoiseSVN is the most common Subversion client on Windows. It has a very nice point and click interface integrated into Windows Explorer. The TeXStudio editor (which we recommend ...
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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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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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Change type of matching parentheses in TeXstudio

I am working in TexStudio (2.9.0). I want to change the type of a pair of matching parenthesis. For example, \command{something (involving (even)(more)parenthesis)} should become \command{...
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Font size in pt (pgfplots)

how can I set the font size in pt in pgfplots? Reduced to the basics, my document looks like this: \documentclass[border=10pt]{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} \pgfplotsset{ compat=newest, width=1\...
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SumatraPDF inverse search for RNW files

I'm using TexStudio to edit my rnw files. I setup an inverse search from SumatraPDF to TexStudio using THIS (verbatim) which is a renewed version of THIS. When I double click a text in SumatraPDF it ...
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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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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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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 = -1.3e0]p{0.25\...
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TexStudio pdf viewer do not show same content as actual PDF. Font issue?

I am loading one page pdf as an image, using \includegraphics. This page has some math in it. When I compile the Latex file, and use the TeXStudio viewer, I see the math font is not correct (from the ...
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TexStudio QT4-Ubuntu, why there vertical line dividing my editor into two halves?

I am currently using TeXstudio 2.10.4 Qt4 under Ubuntu 15.10. My problem is there is a vertical line divides my editor into two halves as in the screen-shot below, any idea how to remove it? Thanks,
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Macro in texstudio/texmaker to surround selected text with tags [duplicate]

When you use some of the predefined shortcuts in texstudio on selected text, it wraps the text with the appropriate tags(is that the proper term?). For instance, suppose i highlight Hello Worldand ...
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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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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: \documentclass[a4paper,oneside,abstracton]{scrartcl}...
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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 ...
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How to Use Arara in TexStudio

I'm trying to use latexindent to clean up my code in TexStudio and I can't get it to work. I've installed latexindent and arara in Tex Live Utility I've added a User Command to TexStudio of: /usr/...
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How to add dictionary in texstudio? [duplicate]

I am newbie to both latex and Ubuntu-linux 14.04. I already installed texlive and texstudio for latex environment. Everything works fine. When I am trying to use spell check option it is giving error ...
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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=*] \item[\textbf{...
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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 ...
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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} \mode&...
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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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Resetting a dictionary in TexStudio/MikTeX

I accidentally "always ignore"d a wrong wrong word. How do I undo it and make the old dictionary clean again?
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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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Setting up arara user command in TeXstudio on Windows

I'm trying to set up an arara user command in TeXstudio. I've been following this very helpful little tutorial that can be found as an answer the following question: How to configure TexStudio editor ...
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Is this character causing the graphics path error?

I have a graphics path: \graphicspath{{C:/Users/Username/Documents/Project 1 - Project Title/Project Writeup/Project/Graphics}} That is not working: File 'Figure' not found. \...
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Auto-format for \ref, \cite

Is there a way of getting texstudio to insert ~\cite instead of \cite{}, as well as ~(\ref{}) instead of just \ref{}, similar to Emacs/AucTeX?
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Why doesn't TeXstudio suggest any bib items for citation (can't read multiline arguments)?

When I use the \cite{} command, TeXstudio doesn't find any bib items. Normally, I would expect that after typing \cite{ TeXstudio would suggest me all bib items available but it doesn't suggest me any....
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creating auxiliary files folder if it doesn't exist

If it doesn't exist, I would like to automatically create the subfolder ./temp where to put the auxiliary files with -aux-directory=temp. Can this be done in Texstudio 2.10.2? (see here and the ...
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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?
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“Go to source code” function with texstudio

I am using Texstudio. A useful function of the integrated visualizer is that if I right click at some point of the pdf, I can go to the corresponding code. This works for all of my tex files, except ...
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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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How to hide the menu at the bottom in TeXstudio?

Is it possible to hide the menu at the bottom in TeXstudio? I can't find a way to do this...
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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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How to export custom TexStudio shortcut and macro?

Since I usually re-install, either the OS or TexStudio. It's frustrated to configure everything again. I save the profile and restore but those information were not in there.
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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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Automatic file backup in Texstudio

Is it possible to set up Texstudio such that it makes a backup of each LaTeX file it opens before any edit?
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How to modify TeXstudio handling of some command (like \begin{flalign}) so I can use it as my own

I am doing my undergraduate work in Electrical Engineering and I choose LaTeX as the tool for the job and TexStudio as my LaTeX editor. I had a pretty nice walk through LaTeX, but I begin to wonder ...
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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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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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Moderncv template.tex is not compilable after MikTex and moderncv update

I wrote my CV using the \moderncv package just recently. All worked fine until I updated MikTex and the moderncv package (via the MikTex package manager). Now I use MikTex 2.9 and moderncv 2.0.0 on a ...
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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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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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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 ...