{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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Is it possible for Texstudio to locate the source line corresponding to a given line in the preview?

I know that Texstudio will automatically highlight in the preview the line generated by the source line lastly-modified before preview, and this function is really convenient for many purposes. ...
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texstudio preference change not saved

As of lately I've become quite annoyed with Texstudio. The reason for this is that the bibliography (F11) is no longer working for me. As it turns out, somehow this hotkey is also assigned to the ...
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Change type of matching parentheses in TeXstudio

I am working in TexStudio (2.9.0). I want to change the type of a pair of matching parenthesis. For example, \command{something (involving (even)(more)parenthesis)} should become ...
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TeXstudio has no commands

Unfortunately I had to reinstall my Windows and I installed MiKTeX using the 64 bit installer and everything went fine including running TeXworks and compiling something (so I assume everything is ...
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Keyboard shortcut for going to the next automatically boxed parameter in editor?

I am using TeXstudio and whenever I insert a LaTeX function such as \frac{num}{den} by typing in the first few letters (e.g."\fr") and pressing enter for autocompletion, it puts the parameters, in ...
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why does texstudio show “\linespread” as an unrecognized command?

besides \linespread, the \center also is told an unrecognized command. I don't know what's wrong with TeXStudio. Can any one help me?
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Table of contents: uncoloured but still clickable, with coloured internal links elsewhere

I am using the following: \definecolor{darkgreen}{RGB}{41,159,49} \usepackage[colorlinks=true, urlcolor=blue, linkcolor=darkgreen, linktoc=none, citecolor=darkgreen]{hyperref} To colour links and ...
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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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What's “PDF Chain” in TeXstudio, and how to modify it?

I basically want to modify the Build & View command to include bibtex in its steps. The default option is PDF Chain, which I thought could be broken down into more steps and added bibtex to it. ...
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What are the main differences between Texmaker and TeXstudio?

Although I've read these two posts: Texmaker vs TeXstudio (comparison) LaTeX Editors/IDEs I would like to ask again specifically about Texmaker and TeXstudio, because they are quite well ranked in ...
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Package pdftex.def Error

I am a learner to Latex. I am using Texstudio to edit the word. When I try to insert a .eps format figure, this error happens. Error: Package pdftex.def Error The code is: \documentclass{book} ...
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wrapping inside preview pane of TeXstudio

I'd like text in the inline preview pane to wrap according to its width. Currently the preview pane assumes the width of the document class and I have to use the horizontal scrollbar to see all of the ...
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TeXStudio - Cross-reference in case of multiple files

I have a master document and for each chapter a separate file like: main.tex % preamble etc. \input{chapter1} \input{chapter2} \input{chapter3} % and so on chapter1.tex % Some figure with a ...
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How to assign a shortcut key/macro for TODO notes in TexStudio?

I need to write a lot of %todo notes inside TexStudio, so I need a shortcut to do so. I thought of assigning a macro but I couldn't, because as soon as I enter % the radio button of type inside the ...
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how to add a document class to texstudio

I want to add a new document class to TexStudio. the document class is named "AEA" and is available in this link(the first .zip file below "Please note:") The code will look like this ...
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XeTeX and xdvipdfmx problem in Texstudio (2)

I'm issuing the same problem like in this question, but unfortunately it was closed for whatever reason: XeTeX and xdvipdfmx problem in Texstudio When I try to compile the .tex file from the ...
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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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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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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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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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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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SumatraPDF Bookmarks bar

To make my document editing a bit more easier, does anyone know how to get SumatraPDF to display the bookmarks in the bookmarks bar when using it as the PDF viewer? I am using SumatraPDF + TexStudio. ...
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TexStudio Can i define my own keyboard shortcuts (with highlight arguments prefferably)

I use TexStudio and i want to make a keyboard shortcut that inserts \textrm{param} when i press it where param is a parameter to be filled in (similar to how \frac has the num and den parameters). ...
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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 ...