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File 'environ.sty' not found on Ubuntu 13.04 with texlive 2013

I found a similar answer but regarding a different distro and the solution did not work for me, so: on an Ubuntu 13.04 I made yesterday (to say that it's clean & brand new) a complete network ...
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TeXstudio: change color of errors / warnings

I want to change the text-color of the messages given in error-Tab. In fact the yellow / orange of the warnings is quite bad to read. In the options-dialog I only found possibilities to change the ...
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how to check my tex distribution and how to install packages? [duplicate]

I'm using fedora 16, and I use texstudio for compiling tex sources. Now I want to install caption package, but I'm at a loss on how to install it. I tried tlmgr on command line, but it prompots: ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Uninstalling Miktex and installing TexStudio [closed]

I want to uninstall Miktex 2.9 and install TexStudio 2.5.2. (I'm totally a beginner user and TexStudio seems easier to use.) Should I totally uninstall Miktex (package managers and everything) then ...
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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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Biblatex & Biber still dysfunctional - need some help (is there something wrong in code)? [closed]

I still have issues with biblatex and biber, citations are not produced properly, a reference list is not set up. I also run pdflatex, biber, pdflatex (F6-F11-F6) in TeXStudios. I implemented the ...
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“Undefined Control Sequence” error for several lines

I get "undefined control sequence" error message for several lines: "undefined control sequence" (after "\pagebreak", where I pressed ENTER for an empty line), "undefined control sequence \section", ...
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How to disable auto-help window appears in TexStudio?

TexStudio is my favourite Tex editor. However, one feature is very annoying that I couldn't figure out how to disable. When the mouse pointer stays for a while on some Tex command, an auto-help window ...
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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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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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Why is my algorithm nowhere to be found in the PDF? [closed]

I need to typeset a pseudocode algorithm. (I use TexStudio on Windows 7.) If I put the code in a single new tex file, I can see the pdf file. But, I cannot see it if I put it inside one of the other ...
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Biber & Biblatex - getting errors when more than one citation [closed]

I am using Texstudio 2.6.4, Miktex 2.9, Biber 1.8 and Biblatex 2.9 on Win7x64. I switched from Natbib to Biblatex as I want to use some of the better citation options in my thesis. I kept getting ...
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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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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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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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TeXstudio doesn't save changes to preferences [closed]

Any changes applied to the TeXstudio preferences vanish after the program was closed. Saving and loading them via a user profile is possible, though imho quite complicated. Does anybody know that ...
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Texstudio structure view test failed! [closed]

After installing TexStudio I get the following error. It occurs with TexStudio 2.3 (Ubuntu 13.04 repo) as well as with 2.5.2 (ppa:blahota/texstudio). Before filing a TexStudio Bug report I wanted to ...
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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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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: Page Number in the PDF Previw Panel

In Texmate, there is an amazing feature in that it shows the page number on the left of the preview PDF page. You can then simply jump to that page by clicking the number (see figure below). Is there ...
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Texstudio bibliography templates

When I use the Texstudio tools for generating bibliography commands (in the biber setup I guess), I get the following style of keys: OPTmaintitleaddon = {maintitleaddon}, OPTlanguage = {language}, ...
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How to list and navigate to tables in Texstudio

Is there an option of navigating to tables from the "structure" list in Texstudio. In LED, which I used before, there was a similar structure list with all figures and tables listed under the name of ...
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TikZ/pgfplots - are there any problems related to externalized figures used on Linux and Windows?

I share a document between Win 7 and Xubuntu 13.10. I just updated my local git repo on my Xubuntu 13.10 installation. I then continued editing in a TikZ figure (not only its style definitions!) but ...
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\fxnote won't be suggested as a command in TeXstudio

I have a problem wit the fixme package, I can get it to work, but it wont be suggested as a command. I know that it works because when I write \fxnote{something} it compiles without a problem. I have ...
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What is the meaning of the codes used in the TexMaker dictionaries? [closed]

TexMaker (or its forked equivalent: TexStudio) has a dictionary option that provides spelling feature in the editor. However, as mentioned in question Add word to TexMaker dictionary?, there is no ...
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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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missing 'jump to source button' on TeXtudio?

I use TeXstudio and for some reason the jump to source button disappeared on my newly compiled files when I right click, but it is still there when I compile older files. The packages I used are the ...
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Is there an Autocorrect feature in TeXStudio 2.6.2?

I was wondering if there's an Autocorrect feature in TexStudio 2.6.2 that works like in MS Word so that if I have to type a certain word many times, the editor writes it for me as soon as I press ...
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TeXstudio Newest Edition Crashes

I have upgraded to TeXStudio 2.6.6 via the package manager in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS since the one in the repository was way too old. However, when I launch the application and try to open a file or check ...
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TeXstudio: images in tooltips

TeXstudio (I am using v.2.6.6 on Win 7) shows small image tool tips for PDF files as in \includegraphics[width=2.7in]{figs/logos.pdf}% when you hover over the filename. This works very well for ...
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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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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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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 and SVN + Linux

I cannot in any way understand how the heck I'm supposed to ->connect<- to a SVN server through TeXStudio! I've googled guides for two hours and can't find a simple answer to how to connect to an ...
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Can't Get Any LaTeX Editor To Run

I just build a desktop and seem to be having issues getting LaTeX to run. Important Information: Windows 7 (64-bit) Asus Radeon R9 290 All LaTeX-related software is saved on the non-OS drive ...
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How to 'Go to Source' for a .Rnw file with knitr on TexStudio

So, I am TeXStudio and R on Windows 8 and have configured with knitr as follows: "C:\Program Files\R\R-3.0.3\bin\Rscript" -e "library(knitr, lib.loc='C:/Users/User/Documents/R/win-library/3.0'); ...
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How to create a new command that allows texstudio to display a note in the paper in the structure menu?

I created the following command to create colored notes in my paper : \newcommand{\notes}[1]{\textcolor{red}{Note : #1}} however, I do not know how to force texstudio to display these notes in the ...
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How to fix texstudio gui compatibility in linux mint dual monitor setup?

My texstudio clickable menus do not pull up whenever I have the dual monitor setup on my linux mint computer. How to fix texstudio gui compatibility in linux mint dual monitor setup?
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Why doesn't my MikTex&TexStudio recognize \proclaim

I'm writing an academic article and uses theorems a lot. In tutorials I see that \proclaim as a macro is often used. However when I compile TexStudio returns "Undefined control sequence" error. Does ...
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Texstudio and color scheme

I try to use texstudio for mac. How can i change the color scheme? I found this discussion Anyone willing to share his/her custom dark theme for TeXstudio?, but i do not know how use this color scheme ...
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How to correct proper install of sffm.ins into the correct latex directory?

I attempted to install the sffms package for texstudio using the latex command, however I just found out that the latex command by itself only installs the new scripts in the correct directory of the ...