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Removing the dashed blue box around a folded code header in TeXstudio

I've looked through the configuration menus several times, but haven't been able to find a way to change the color of or remove altogether the dashed blue box that appears around a folded code header ...
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Cite pop-up in Texstudio doesn't show up anymore

I'm using TeXstudio 2.5.2 together with Jabref 2.9.2 and BibLaTeX. Everything in my document works fine except that when I enter \cite no pop-up with all the bibliography entries shows up. The weird ...
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TeXstudio and viewing multiple pdf files

I am editing two different TeX files simultaneously, the manuscript and the response for the referees, and generating pdf files through pdfLaTeX. How can I go from one pdf to another in the internal ...
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TeXstudio 2.5.2 User Commands not visible

I am a newcomer to the world of LaTeX. After searching around on the net to see what others might think, I have installed Tex Live 2012 and TeXstudio 2.5.2. I understand that now I have to setup my ...
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TeXstudio: how to automate LaTeX biber sequence of compilation

I'm a bit confused about how to configure TeXstudio to use biber. It's not that I can't find a way, I'm just wondering what is the intended way, i.e. coming from WinEdt I'm used to that "Build" or ...
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TeXstudio: How to add custom highlighting for custom environment?

Until there is a cwl file for the paralist package, I would like to just include the compactenum environment into the custom highlighting list in the TeXstudio Options. I tried adding compactenum in ...
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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 ...
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Author not appearing

I've properly set the reference in the .bib file but still getting author problems: Author undefined for the 'baeza1999modern' on page 1 In my ref.bib, I do have an entry: @book{baeza1999modern, ...
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TeXStudio : Disable auto-completion of parentheses

I cannot stand the auto-completion of TeXStudio (formerly TexMakerX) regarding parentheses, braces, etc. I agree auto-completion is useful sometimes, but here it does just not work as I would like. ...
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How to invoke latex with the -shell-escape flag in TeXMakerX?

This is a follow-up question on the post: Creating a table around a java script code highlighted using minted where invoking -shell-escape flag in TeXStudio is one of the two questions posted by the ...
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TeXstudio add new Thesaurus [closed]

I just installed TeXStudio because I think it has more features than TeXmaker. One thing I can't get to work is the thesaurus. I have downloaded and installed a Danish thesaurus from LibreOffice, ...
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TeXstudio Compile: Error: Could not start the command: pdflatex.exe

I'm trying write a report in LaTeX but TeXstudio won't let me. All I have is this: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{report} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lmodern} ...
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quick build in latex

I am using TexStudio for writing a thesis in latex. In order to access the chapters easier, I have made a separate folder for each chapter and ultimately, I have included all the tex files in the main ...
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TeXstudio: How to associate tex syntax color scheme to non tex file?

In TeXstudio I want to associate different files with tex coloring scheme. For example, I open .stex file and the syntax is not colored. This .stex file is the same tex file, I just renamed it for ...
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Spellchecking in TexStudio

I just switched from TexMaker to TexStudio - one of the main reasons is the improved spellchecker that lets you add words your ignore list directly (instead of manually modifying the .dic file, as you ...
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TeXStudio does not load dictionary files

I have the following problem with TeXStudio. I have several dictionaries installed in the correct directory but the program does not recognize them. Actually the list of dictionaries that appears ...
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how to compile to ps with texstudio?

i'm a beginner in LaTeX, I'm using texstudio, but I don't know how to compile to ps. I have some .eps files and use psfrag command.
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Where to store macros for TeXstudio

I'm switching from Winedt to TeXstudio. I have lots of Winedt macros and I would like to write new ones for TeXstudio. Now I read about available macro functions, but I still don't understand where I ...
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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" ...
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Cursor on build error and temp build directory with TexStudio

Cursor position on build error I am using TexStudio with Beamer and TikZ graphic. In general it does a good job to sync TeX and PDF. Anyway, when there is a build error, it tries to move the cursor ...
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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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Log file not found [closed]

I've started working with latex a few weeks ago, and it's been working fine. When today I wanted to edit my file and suddenly I got the error: Log file not found. Of course I searched if this ...
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MikTeX and TeXStudio portables both unpacked to usb flash drive. Now What?

I downloaded the portable packages of MikTex and TeXStudio, and unpacked them onto usb flash drive. I do not understand what to do next to configure the TeXstudio to use or work with the MikTeX. I ...
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Dictionary for TeXstudio: “No dictionary Available”

I have trouble spell checking my document in TeXstudio. When I press spellcheck, I get the error No dictionary Available. Am I supposed to install a dictionary separately? How? Any suggestion?
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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. ...
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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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Include one TeX file into another

I have main.tex file with: \documentclass[]{report} \begin{document} \input{filename.tex} \end{document} Let say filename.tex have the following content: \begin{abstract} text \end{abstract} ...
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In TexMakerX, how can I generate only the PDF, with no log, aux or gz files? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Prevent pdflatex from writing a bunch of files. Every time I generate the PDF in TexMakerX 2.1 for Windows, it also generates the log, aux and gz files, in which I have ...
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Texmaker / TeXstudio does not compile XeLaTeX with MiKTeX portable

I am trying to migrate from TeXworks to Texmaker (just for the fact that it is better for handling multi-files projects). I am using portable versions of both MiKTeX and Texmaker, so, in Texmaker I ...
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TeXStudio does not recognize \colon

What is the file to load the command \colon to be recognized (as a known command) by TeXStudio? If I add it to the personal command it works but I guess that this command comes from some package. ps: ...
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Listings package and BigInteger Library Conflict? [closed]

In my java code, I have extensively used the variables and methods from the BigInteger library. In LaTeX, in order to display my code neatly, I have used listings package. So between the ...
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How to select whole environment in TeXstudio

When I was a Windows user (a long time ago), I remember that it was possible to select the whole environment in WinEdt just by double clicking the \begin command. Is it possible to do this ...
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Position of cursor around brace when using auto-completion in TeXStudio

In using TeXStudio to edit my text file under Debian, I have a problem in locating the cursor while using the auto-completer to complete a pair of braces. There is a little box frame holding the place ...
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Converted xxx-eps-converted-to.pdf not found

I'm using TeXStudio on Mac OS X 10.7.4. The problem is that the EPS to PDF conversion is somehow broken: \usepackage[pdftex]{graphicx} \graphicspath{{img/}} ...
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fontspec package not compatible with inline preview TeXStudio [closed]

I've installed MiKTeX 2.9 and TeXStudio 2.4. I found suggestions on the web to change the default compiler to XeLaTeX, to provide accentuated words (I am portuguese!), to handle any type of images ...
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How can I get TeXstudio's syntax highlighting to recognize an unknown command?

TeXstudio does not recognize the LaTeX command \rm (red highlighting in the document, with the message: unrecognized command), even after I activate all possible completion files (.cwl). In such a ...
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TeXStudio could not start command (ProTeXt)

I am running Windows 7 and I have installed the ProTeXt package. I am using MiKTeX and TeXstudio however my TeXstudio seems not to work as I get the following error message: Error: Could not start ...
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dvipdfm OR dvipdfmx OR dvipdft?

I freshly installed LaTeX on my computer using the ProTeXt bundle. I was able to install everything smoothly, but the program TexStudio didn't auto-configure, like the manual said it would. Using ...
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Unrecognised \thesection, \thesubsection, \topmargin, \headstep and \headheight [closed]

I am using LaTeX for first time. However, I am writing a report based on someone else's. I have noticed that TeXStudio does not recognise: \thesection \thesubsection \topmargin \headstep \headheight ...
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fontspec LuaTeX error

I have installed "ProTeX" with "TeXstudio 2.3" & "Miktex 2.9". I get an error ! The fontspec package requires either XeTeX or LuaTeX to function when I attempt to run \documentclass{article} ...
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I installed TeXStudio and MiKTeX in the wrong order. How can I do a clean install again?

So i am a noob at any kind of TeX. I quickly wanted to get up and running and downloaded protex.exe. I installed TeXStudio first, then MiKTeX, which is obviously wrong. The problem is that when you ...
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Syncing feature between editor and pdf viewer not working

I'm using TeXStudio on Windows 7 with MikTeX. I don't know how to get the "Jump to source" command that appears in the mouse right-click menu, in the pdf viewer, once I compile a *.tex file with Quick ...
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Bib file does not update in TexMakerX when I build the file

I am using Bib.bib file for all the references. When I use \cite{someref} it works fine for the first time but when I update the Bib.bib file it does not get the updated information, it just show the ...
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Paths in TeXStudio

At least, in teTeX/Linux, one can use environment variables like TEXINPUTS, BIBINPUTS, BSTINPUTS to change default directories. In TeXStudio/Mac, how to access these like variables to specify others ...
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\autocite Highlighted yet works?

I have problem in which I am using \autocite within TexMakerX and it is being highlighted as an unrecognized command yet, when I use the LaTeX to PDF command, it seems to work. There is no error when ...
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“preview” function of texstudio/texmakerx

I am not sure why it is so hard for me to find an answer to a problem that I am having. I am using TeXstudio 2.3 on OSX 10.6. TeXstudio has a "preview" function which, as I understand it, is ...
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Pdflatex problem with Texstudio and Miktex 2.9

I'm trying to build a tex file with TeXstudio 2.3 (and MikTeX 2.9 installed separately), which builds with no problem using LEd. When I run pdflatex with TeXstudio, I get the error message (and thus ...
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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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Problems with environments in TeXStudio

This document \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsthm} \newtheorem{lemma}{Lemma} \newcommand{\mycommand}{Here is the command} \begin{document} \begin{lemma} Here is the lemma \end{lemma} ...
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TeXStudio doesn't recognize some commands

I'm starting to use TeXStudio. I'm having some issues, for example with \begin{align*} \sqrt[n]{a}^2-\sqrt[n]{ab}&=m\sqrt[n]{a}\\ \end{align*} When i put the point on align* i get a small ...