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Grey vertical line limiting the line length of my sourcecode in TeX Studio

I don't know how it got there, but there is a grey line defining a 'new margin' in the place where I type my code. Also, when I want to type something in the existing text, the lines don't fill the ...
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How to “Go to source” from PDF file to Latex file with Texstudio?

I'm using Win 8 + Texstudio and follow the instructions of the previous answers, but do not succeed. It my commands
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TeXstudio: Is there a way to keep my custom macros and shortcuts in a separate file?

I've created some macros and corresponding shortcuts; found them in my texstudio.ini file (Macros and keysetting keys), buried deep among lots of predefined stuff. Is there a way to 'modularize' it a ...
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TexStudio autocompletes when I type braces

When I try to type something in texstudio that has a macro associated, such as \hl{} it actually autocompletes to \hline{} as soon as I type the brace (it also does this for brackets). Words don't ...
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Changing an index from \alpha to k [on hold]

I am using Tex Studio at the moment. I have a variable written in tex as m_\alpha. After typing 50 page worth using this variable, I had a change of mind and decided that all instances of this ...
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Convert TikZ to EPS using pdfLaTeX

I would like to convert my TikZ images to EPS format and save in a separate file while pdfLaTeX compiles my document, ideally. Note I am using MikTeX and TeXstudio. Otherwise, I would like to be able ...
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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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Cyrillic in TeXstudio generated pdf is gibberish

I have a problem getting Cyrillic (Bulgarian) text to work in TeXstudio. I am working on a project which I wrote in English first, but now I have to translate it to Bulgarian. When I write the text it ...
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TeXstudio auto-completes command not as desired

I'm using TeXstudio and a package I've written, which includes a command called \co. I've told TeXstudio to use the corresponding .cwl file and it recognizes \co as a command. Here is the problem: ...
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Bibtex entries with last names first and year after authors

I know that this question has already been asked and I tried to use the answer of this question Biblatex entries with last names first and year after authors but is not working :( my code is: ...
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Is it possible to auto-configure the 'Commands' settings in TexStudio (OSX)?

I installed MacTex-2014 on my Mac a while ago, under Yosemite, and it is installed in /usr/local/texlive/2014. I have since upgraded my OS to El Capitan. Needing to do some work on a document, I ...
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latexdiff got compilation error

I got this error when compiling a tex file generated by latexdiff Underfull \hbox (badness 6364) in paragraph at lines 187--199 | [] | [] | [] | [] | [] | [] | [] Runaway ...
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Error : (Input index file full.idx not found. Usage: makeindex ). I am using texstudio editor

I am using Texstudio editor. I am using Latex to write my thesis. I have had no problem in the past that Latex list the references in my thesis write-up successfully. Suddenly, when I added one more ...
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How to change TexStudio fonts for non-English

I have a problem with TexStudio fonts! I use it for writing Latex in Persian. To make the environment suitable for typing, I tried to change the Editor font via Options > Configure TexStudio > ...
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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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Change both the opening and closing braces at the same time

If you highlight a brace / parenthesis / bracket in TexStudio, it will highlight the other brace. This is very useful. I wonder if there is a related functionality that allows me to edit both braces ...
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How to keep pdf view in texstudio at same page after each compile?

I've updated to TeXstudio 2.10.8 (hg 5804:967c6023de2d) Using Qt Version 5.5.1, compiled with Qt 5.5.1 R, on windows 7, and I noticed something which I do not think used to happen before: I have pdf ...
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Which file extensions shall I include when I install a new dictionary?

I am installing a new dictionary (*) in TeXstudio and I am following the instructions provided in this answer. I have opted to install the new dictionary inside the TeXstudio dictionaries folder: ...
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TeXstudio (2.9.4): Doesn't stop rerunning for references and citations

I am using TeXstudio 2.9.4 as my LaTex editor. Most of time I just re-compile (using F6) but once every while I re-built (using F1) the whole project. This was working until now. Whereas compiling ...
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Automatic file backup in Texstudio with time

Can we make backup using date and time in Texstudio using Macros. i.e. can we make backup of "1.tex" file with "1.tex.1-1-2016-3-30.bak" extension. where the date-time should be the time of opening ...
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Unrecognized command in Algo, but the code can be compiled [duplicate]

I use Texstudio. I have installed package algorithm and algpseudocode. The unrecognized command are all marked in red, but they can be complied. I want to know, why this problem appears and how to ...
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Math mode macro in TeXstudio

I want to set up a macro in TeXstudio for math mode which displays $*$ and places the cursor at position *. So far I have tried using $%|$ but upon triggering, this macro does not allow text insertion ...
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Natbib references does not appear in the bibliography

I must have a bibliography like this one I use TeXstudio in Win7 I tried different natbib styles but until I was not successful. My code: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,twoside]{memoir} ...
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jumping to section in TexStudio

I have just migrated my usage from TexMaker to TexStudio and I want ot get back some functionnality. Indeed in TextMaker, when clicking on any section, on the left sidebar, the latex text and the ...
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Should an example from the Arabi manual compile?

I tried to compile the figure 7.3 from the Arabi user-guide.pdf version 1.1 from december 16, 2006. It didnot compile instantly I had to make changes to the copy from the pdf. The problem were the ...
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“Go to source code” function with texstudio

I am using Texstudio. A useful function of the integrated visualizer is that if I right click at some point of the pdf, I can go to the corresponding code. This works for all of my tex files, except ...
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How to increase font size of shortcut toolbar in texstudio?

I am using TexStudio but my shortcuts toolbar are appearing in small font. How to increase the font size of toolbar or shortcut bar
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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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TeXStudio: select text in pdf viewer

So I'm working with TexStudio in a dual pane view, left my latex code, right the generated PDF in the embedded viewer. The viewer gives me a scroll option and a zoom option, but I can't select text ...
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Book preview possible with TexStudio?

By default TexStudio's preview window shows all pages in a single column. Is there a setting to make it show 2 pages side by side? Ideal would be a book preview just like offered by Sumatra PDF ...
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TeXstudio: keyboard shortcut to jump to last edit

This is something that's a huge time-saver but I cannot seem to find anywhere. When I'm editing a document in TeXstudio, is there a keyboard shortcut to jump to last edit? For example, I might be ...
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how to add table from word to texstudio using macro?

i have a table of 3 pages in the word document, and it will be very time consuming to copy and paste the individual entities from word to texstudio, please guide me any short cut to manage all these ...
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Using TexStudio on external monitor

I am trying to use TexStudio on an external monitor which resulted in scaling issues. I found the following solution: "Instead of specifying the commandline argument, you may alternatively place a ...
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Problem with cyrillic characters in MacTex and OS X El Captain

I have a problem with cyrillic fonts (T2A) in OS X El Captain. Every time I try to compile a document that contains cyrillic characters (such as following), I get an error. \documentclass{article} ...
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Macro in texstudio/texmaker to surround selected text with tags

When you use some of the predefined shortcuts in texstudio on selected text, it wraps the text with the appropriate tags(is that the proper term?). For instance, suppose i highlight Hello Worldand ...
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Is this character causing the graphics path error?

I have a graphics path: \graphicspath{{C:/Users/Username/Documents/Project 1 - Project Title/Project Writeup/Project/Graphics}} That is not working: File 'Figure' not found. ...
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Problem with bibliography (BibTex) natbib package and Bib Style

For my thesis I'm working with TeXStudio and I tried to include my bibliography in my document. I used BibTeX for my bibliography and saved it in a .bib file, but I can't seem to make it work ...
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Hide Messages / Log File in texstudio [on hold]

It is possible to make use of textstudio and avoid to generate that annoying "Messages / Log File" window?. I tried to do something in Quick Build options without success.
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Problem using bibunits

I am trying to use bibunits package. If I compile the TeX file using the following sequence of commands, it works properly. pdflatex document bibtex bu1 pdflatex document pdflatex document However, ...
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Commands in TeXStudio

I am giving TeXStudio (2.10.2) a whirl on Mac OS X 10.10.5. I'm trying to setup an external PDF viewer using a TeXStudio Command. I have tried to set it up with this: I also have Acrobat installed ...
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Search through the whole session in TeXstudio

I have many chapters in my work and each chapter has a separate tex file. Now when I want to change something, I switch to each tex file and repeat Ctrl+R in each tex file. This is a little bit ...
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unknown destination type 'Fitw'

Whenever I open a pdf document that was created in TeXstudio, I get a message that says: unknown destination type 'Fitw' I was wondering if this is related to the fact that the document was created ...
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About error “ could not start default compiler : PdfLaTex ”

Recently I install texstudio. (My mitex is version 2.9) But when I compile the the following popup appears could not start default compiler : PdfLaTex : pdflatex.exe - synctex =1 - ...
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TeXstudio freezes when opening a macro

Since several weeks all my TeXstudio installations show this irritating behaviour: Write a macro like \cite, \input, \SI, \gls, \label, ... Type the opening bracket { As soon as typing the { the CPU ...
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Texstudio pdflatex doesn't have -aux-directory Alternative

If checked in my command line but my version of pdflatex running on a university windows system doesn’t have the option -aux-directory. So I made a bat file moving the pdf from the output directory to ...
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How to run bibtex in texstudio (or otherwise) on \included files

Apologies for the newbie question, I am trying to use chapterbib for multiple bibliographies in my thesis. Each chapter is in the main file with \include and has its own bibliography from the same ...
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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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TeXstudio + Latexmk won't compile (with OS X): “Error: Could not start command: …”

UPDATE: John reported the bug in the TeXstudio forum, and they fixed it. The development version TeXstudio 2.10.9 (hg 5929:7315f2e5eed3) works, when you change the Latexmk command to "latexmk -pdf ...
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Paralle Building for LaTex document under TexStudio

I have a large document. At the beginning, I have split my document to several small parts, so i can quickly compile only the part I am working on. This worked very well. Now I arrived to the stage ...
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XeLaTeX can't find any packages (PdfLaTeX works)

I'm currently trying to build a document with XeLaTeX because I need it for a template. My OS is Scientific Linux 7.2 and I use texlive + Texstudio as an editor. Now the problem that I have is that ...