{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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Moving in TeXstudio on a Mac

is there a way to make TeXstudio's shortcuts behave as one would expect on OS X? In particular, Command+Left usually moves the cursor to the beginning of the line, but in TeXstudio it takes me left a ...
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Define a TeXStudio keyboard shortcut macro that activates only in math mode

I am using TexStudio 2.6.6 and what I need is to create a custom keyboard shortcut macro that will insert _{%|} whenever I type _ in math code only. Or a macro that will insert ^{%|} whenever I type ^ ...
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Autocompletion in texstudio : \frac

I recently moved from Texmaker to TeXstudio, and there is one thing in autocompletion that I loved with Texmaker and which doesn't seem to work by default on TeXstudio : when I would begin to type ...
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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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Problem with scrolling in TeXStudio

I am using Macbook Pro and TeXStudio. While viewing the Tex file, the page is always scrolling back to the top automatically. How to solve this ?
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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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pdflatex custom command for texstudio only run in cmd

I've just installed MikTex by which TexStudio came aswell as the editor. So far the editor seems fine. My only problem arises once I have to compile and actually look at what I've created. For now ...
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Inserting images into TeXstudio

I am using TeXstudio on my Lenovo laptop, and am running into an exasperating difficulty. Whenever I try to drag my file image into the "typing area," all that comes up is a bunch of gibberish. Here ...
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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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How can I Fix Unrecognize command in TeXStudio 2.6 and 2.5

when i am using the pdflscape package, when i use \begin{landscape} this command changes color and upon placing the pointer on it, it shows unrecognized command massage and same as for ...
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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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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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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: 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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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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Add a word to the suggested words list in dictionary

So I write in LaTeX about Tolkien and as you might know words like Númenor with some special keys are often used. So now I would like to write Numenor and rightclick this word where I can now choose ...
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Automatically suggest arguments for user defined commands

When using the command \ref{ it automatically suggests several arguments, such as eqn:equation1, fig:figure1, and so on. I have defined the command \newcommand{\fref}[1]{Fig. \ref{#1}}, which rather ...
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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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Folding commented sections in Texstudio 2.6.6

I want to know, if and how can I apply code folding to commented out sections in Texstudio 2.6.6?
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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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Change background colour of toolbars in TeXstudio

With How do I change color settings in TeXStudio? and Anyone willing to share his/her custom dark theme for TeXstudio? I managed to change the colour of the editor (in this case to a darker theme to ...
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Showing formulas in the text editor - Texstudio

Is there an option to show the formulas in the text editor (not the PDF on the side) so that the text can be edited while the compiled formulas appear. This option exists in emax-auctex. Does it exist ...
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TeXstudio: “No dictionary Available”, although it is!

I have the same issue as this person: Dictionary for TeXstudio: “No dictionary Available” with the exception, that I have the dictionaries. I also downloaded some, only to check if mine don't work. ...
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TexStudio won't compile

I just installed protext for my win 7 (64bit) OS. I have mixtex sucessfully installed and TeXstudio. For some reason I can't compile documents with TeXstudio. If I write minimal tex document and ...
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The text in pdf is not smooth [duplicate]

I am using TeXstudio to edit Latex and create pdf files. The text is not smooth in the pdf files created by TeXstudio in my computer. When I zoom in, it will be But if I use my friend's computer to ...
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System encoding in TexStudio 2.8

When recently updated my texstudio to v2.8, it turns out that the option of "system" encoding (i.e. system's native ASCII configuration) isn't one of the options when choosing an encoding. Assuming ...
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How do I compile standalone files in TeXStudio?

I get some unexpected behavior when I try to "Build & View" or "Compile" the standalone file mysubfile.tex in TeXstudio. The following results in expected behavior: Open fresh session of ...
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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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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 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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Automatically restore Texstudio session on startup

Is there an option to restore automatically the last session on startup with Texstudio?
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Texstudio: modify size of line numbers

With more than 1000 lines the line numbering in Texstudio 2.7.0 takes up a sizeable chunk of my display. I already discovered that it's possible to disable the line numbers in Options -> Advanced ...
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naming argument and optional-argument for \def, \newcommand and newenvironment

I know how to create a new command or an environment. I think it will much better if I can specify name of the arguments. For example in framebox command and array environment below, we know exactly ...
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texstudio scripting:converting selected text

There is not ToUppercase ToLowercase function which convers text in my language from so called small letters to capital letters. how can i loop char by char in selected text in texstudio to convert ...
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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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How to make figure captions working inside a macro?

I am writing a report often having the need to insert two figures next to each other with separate figure numbers (not subfigures a,b). To speed up the process I wrote a macro but somehow the captions ...
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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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How to fix this error when launching texindy in windows using TeXstudio editor?

I noticed that recently, when I launch texindy using the shortkey in TeXstudio F12 it throws an error: Process started: texindy.exe usage: texindy.pl [-V?h] [-qv] [-iglr] [-d magic] [-o ...
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Auto goto active line TeXstudio

I have used TeXstudio for some time. Since my computer crashed the other day, I had to reinstall it. After I have reinstalled TeXstudio it have stopped automatically going to the active line. ...
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How to make “Go to Source” work for file with eps Figures in TexStudio

I am using TexStudio and my TeX file contains a .eps figure, which cannot use the PDF Chain. I change it to DVI->PDF Chain, and then the PDF file cannot successfully compile. However, I cannot use ...
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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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I can't write on file 'Filename.pdf'

Im new to latex and sometimes I get this error message: line 5: ! I can't write on file 'MasterThesis.pdf'. Please type another file name for output! Emergency stop.<to be reaad again>... ...
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How do I get TeXStudio to stop fixing \ch to \chapter?

I use TeXStudio when writing body text. One nice feature is it will autocomplete a lot of commands for you. The problem I'm having is that if I type \ch{ it 'fixes' this to \chapter{. Is there any way ...
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Use of .bib JabRef Reference from TeXstudio

Jabref generates a .bib reference file. How can I use this in the TeXstudio?
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TexStudio Then Miktex Installed in Wrong Order

I installed TexStudio on my laptop without realizing I first needed Miktex (or texlive) I installed Miktex but the paths were not automatically recognized. I uninstalled TexStudios and reinstalled it ...
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Error using beamer package

I'm trying to make a presentation with the beamer package, and my code was working fine yesterday. However today I'm getting a strange error. Below is my LaTeX code, which was working with TeXstudio, ...
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TexStudio: Multiple Cursors in Macro

however looking up my questions using the usual suspects (Google, search function etc.) I could not find an answer/solution to the following task (potentially I don't know the proper name of the task ...
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Why word “also” is counted as bad word in LateX? [closed]

I am new to LateX.I am using TexStudio to prepare a homework report.While I was typing I see there are some warnings labelled "bad word". I just wondered how LateX is deciding which word is bad which ...
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Inkscape and --shell-escape with TexStudio

My purpose is to show fig1.svg in latex. Here is my code: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{listings} \lstset{language=Matlab} \lstset{tabsize=2} \usepackage{graphicx} ...