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Error in previewing documents in latex [closed]

I am using Texstudio, however when I press preview, I am getting an error saying Failed to find file C:\Users\Divy\AppDat Any idea what is the reason for this error?
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Texstudio on Mac, cannot view multiple pdf [closed]

[Noob Alert] I am new to texstudio, having shifted from texshop due to lack of tabs and code folding. I need to compile two (or more) documents side by side with the tabs. I am unable to view (go to ...
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TeXstudio: Finalize placeholder, red frame, red box [duplicate]

When TeXstudio completes a command like \label{key} that requires an argument a placeholder is positioned between curly brackets. The placeholder is surrounded by a red frame. When jumping forward ...
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epstopdf conversion problem

I'm trying to compile a LaTeX document with eps image files in TexStudio and I'm getting the error that ... eps to pdf file not found. I tried to put the command \epstopdfsetup{outdir=./} into my ...
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Defining New ShortCuts in TexStudio

This is not about new macros like \newcommand, \def and others. This is not about autocompletion like using .cwl (in TexStudio) This is also not about using shortcuts for predefined commands that are ...
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Enable TeXstudio's syntax highlighting for custom file extensions [duplicate]

My template makes me use files with file extension ".def". They contain regular tex code. How can I enable syntax highlighting in TeXstudio for these files?
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How to implement forward-inverse-search with TeXStudio and Evince in Ubuntu?

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 with TexStudio and Evince 3.4.0 installed. Can I use them to realize forward-inverse-search between my tex source code and the pdf file? How? I tried the method described ...
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Graphic tool in LaTeX? [duplicate]

I have started to use TexStudio for making my documents in LaTeX (beginner mode, by the way); and I was wondering if there is any software that allows to make graphs so they can be transformed ...
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Not possible to rotate the pdf pages in the Texstudio pdf viewer?

Is there a way to rotate pdf pages in the Texstudio pdf viewer? I don't find any command for that.
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Running latex in interactive mode from texstudio

I am using TeXStudio as LaTeX editor. Can I configure TeXStudio such that it can run commands in terminal in interactive mode. I have found some solution from this site: ...
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Updating Bibliographies On the Fly [duplicate]

I am using the Classic Thesis Template. With Zotero, Standalone, and TeXstudio. Everything on my Thesis is perfect thanks to this Awesome template. But... I cannot figure out how to correctly update ...
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Some Sections in the Structure Pane are Highlighted Red

Being a newbie to LaTeX, while adding a new page to an existing Latex template using TeXstudio some sections of the document turned red in the Structure Pane. Kindly someone may explain the reason ...
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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 ...
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Change the action of Shift+Alt+M in Texstudio [duplicate]

The default mode of TexStudio is to enter \[ \] when I enter Shift + Alt + M and put the cursor between \[ and \]. I would like to enter \[ * \] * and put cursor on the first * for entering the ...
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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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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 ...