{texstudio} is about the LaTeX editor TeXstudio, formerly called TexMakerX. It is a fork of another editor called Texmaker, which has its own tag {texmaker}.

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pdflatex and TexStudio includegraphic problem

I'm having (no Boundingbox) problem even using pdflatex engine. It's strange because it's working fine with MikTex but not Texstudio. Sadly I want to stick to TexStudio now. I've included the code ...
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update pdf automatically using texstudio

I am using texstudio on mac os x. Each time I change some sentences in my .tex file and I need to see the results, I have to close the previous .pdf (if it is already opened) and regenerate the .pdf. ...
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How to update old version of TeXstudio in Windows 7?

I am using TeXstudio 2.3 the last two years. Now new versions are available. I want to update the old version. Is it possible to update without uninstalling the previous version? Is there any way to ...
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BibLaTeX doesn't show bibliography when compiling

I've just watched some YouTube videos given by ShareLatex. In the video I saw he constructed a Thesis in LaTeX. It is available here. Now, I downloaded the whole package to see if it would run in my ...
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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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Latex Error: Command crashed: biber.exe

I am getting an error when running Bibliography on Windows 10, using MikTex 2.9 and TexStudio 2.10, running biblatex 3.1 and biber 2.2, all 64 bit. Process started: biber.exe "MWE" Error: Command ...
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Missing package error

When I try to compile the tex file template I see this error What could the reason be? And how can I solve it?
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Why is this giving the error “Missing number, treated as zero”?

I cannot understand why on earth the following latex code is giving error. Nothing seems wrong to me. Could you please find why this error occurring? I have added an image to show the error message. I ...
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TexStudio contents in pdf viewer

I recently started using TexStudio and it is a huge improvement over the experience with TexMaker. I have a question regarding the pdf viewer. At some point I closed the panel which holds the table of ...
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Texstudio: How to change color of internal pdf viewer?

I apply a dark theme to TeXstudio. Is it possible to make the internal pdf viewer dark, too? Is there at least an option to invert colors? I do not want to use an external reader because I like the ...
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Chemformula: No auto-completion in TexStudio?

I have trouble getting auto-completion to work with chemformula in TeXStudio. I have other packages working just fine. The .cwl file is showing up in "Options > Configure TeXstudio > Completion", ...
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TeXStudio is overwriting second `\` after automatically having closed a bracket (`\{\text\}` is turning into `\{\text}`)

In general I would like TeXStudio to close my brackets (including {}), but there is always the same problem while using this feature (especially in mathmode): Assuming I want to write something like ...
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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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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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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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How can I tell TeXstudio to delete delete .bcf, .run.xml, and .synctex.gz?

TeXstudio's Tool "Clean Auxiliary Files" does not delete .bcf, .run.xml, and .synctex.gz files. On the other hand, in TexWorks you can edit a configuration file to tell it to delete whatever file ...
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TexStudio, MiKTeX and Sumatra; Compilation Issue

All is in place: latest version of TexStudio, latest version of MiKTeX (I chose the installation for my 64x windows 8.1), and latest version of SumatraPDF. I installed every package by hand which ...
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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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If the usage of the $ symbols for typing maths is undesirable why many editors still use them?

After read this question: Unnumbered equations: Any difference between \begin{equation*} and [? which led me to this other: What are the differences between $$, [, align, equation and displaymath? ...
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TeXstudio readAllStandardOutputStr seems not to work

I try to insert automatic timestamps into a LaTeX file, to get id's for some items On a windows machine I have got the following macro (JavaScript): %SCRIPT var ...
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Deleting ps automatically

While using the pdf latex chain, how can one delete the *.ps file automatically right after the pdf has been created? *.ps files can be big (~100 MB). Hence, this question.
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TeXstudio: Building and Compiling Issue

I am using TeXstudio, and am running into some difficulties. I have MikTex (evidently this is needed), but it still won't compile. If I add any new content to my LateX document, and then click the ...
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How to fix showing table labels in TeXstudio when using ctable package?

In TeXstudio editor one can easily choose which labels to reference as soon as you type the cross-referencing-macro you intended to use, for instance, \cref{} of the cleveref package (see image ...
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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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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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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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TeXstudio should not automatically sync between PDF viewer and LaTeX source

The embedded PDF viewer in TeXstudio loads and opens automatically the corresponding LaTeX files when I scroll through the PDF document. Since I have a lot of LaTeX files I would like to open the ...
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TexStudio 2015 error

I have just updated my Mac to El Capitan. I also updated my MacTex to the newest MacTex 2015 by downloading and installing it. I also updated my TexStudio to TeXstudio 2.10.2 (the latest version). ...
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Shortcut/macro for surrounding words with brackets

When using BibTeX I usually need to fix broken capitalization by surrounding words with brackets (as answered in BibTeX loses capitals when creating .bbl file). I also use this to fix some issues ...
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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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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 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: ...
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How can I align a question and a TikZ figure?

\documentclass[10pt]{exam} \usepackage{pgf,tikz} \usetikzlibrary{arrows} \pagestyle{empty} \newcommand{\degre}{\ensuremath{^\circ}} \begin{document} \definecolor{qqwuqq}{rgb}{0,0.39,0} ...
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TexStudio indents the line instead of inserting a tab when I press Tab

Even though I have no characters selected, TeXstudio 2.8.4 appears to indent the whole line instead of inserting \t at the position my cursor is. This makes it a pain to, for instance, use tabs to ...
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Texstudio - Preview no longer jumps to text where cursor is at

Yesterday I accidentally hit the escape button instead of the backward quote (`) button, causing my preview to close. I reopened it by pressing f7 but whenever I build & view now using the F1 ...
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Update TeXstudio portable and keep settings

I updated TeXstudio portable 2.6.6 to 2.8.2 by copying the content of the zip-file into the existing directory. Unfortunately, all settings, macros etc. were gone when starting the new TeXstudio. How ...
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Automatically restore Texstudio session on startup

Is there an option to restore automatically the last session on startup with Texstudio?
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Image file not found

I was developing a document in Latex using TexStudio that was installed in windows7 and now I want to continue in Ubuntu. I installed Latex in Ubuntu and compiled my same project but I got error ! ...
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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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“Failed to find …x.pdf” error message in Texstudio [closed]

I have been using Miktex for years and now wish to use Texstudio as it looks much easier and faster. To do so, I set up Texstudio on my PC and wrote a very simple code to start off. However, the code ...
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Tex Studio bib file error

When I compile my .bib file in texstudio it says that log file is not However when I compile the latexcode which refers to that .bib file. I can see the reference page, However let say I cite a ...
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How to set user commands in TexStudio?

I installed TexStudio in my Mac and now I want to set a user command. That command should run one .bat file. How can I achieve 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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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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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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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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How can I open View PDF in the page the cursor is at TexMakerX?

I've been using TexMakerX for about a week. In the document I'm producing, I use pdfLaTeX (F6) to generate the output file, and then I use View PDF (F7). When I use View PDF, it's supposed to open at ...
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Citing in Texstudio gives jibberish symbols in autocomplete citation commands

When I cite in Texstudio, the bibtex keys appear as jibberish and renders unusable in the autocomplete command in TexStudio, see attached figure. My .bib and .tex files are encoded in UTF-8 according ...
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texstudio suddenly cannot show chinese bracket properly

It happens yesterday, and is really annoying and drives me crazy. When I type Chinese brackets in texstudio, it becomes like this What is going on here? There is no such problem before. Even I ...
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Cursor in TexStudio Macro

I have a Macro in TexStudio that does the following: %SCRIPT txt = cursor.selectedText() editor.write("\\underbrace{"+txt+"}_{}") cursor.clearSelection() That is I select a text, it will be ...