TeXworks is a simple TeX front-end program (working environment) available for all today’s major desktop operating systems. It is modeled on Dick Koch’s TeXShop for Mac OS X.

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Can I configure shortcut keys in TeXworks?

In TeXworks, there is a shortcut key for the current typesetting menu, Ctrl+T. I was wondering if I could assign another shortcut key for another typesetting command. For example, Ctrl+T for ...
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pdflatexify in TeXworks

In my installation of TeXlive + TeXworks, it has latexmk, but I didn't like latexmk, because when only a single pdflatex is needed, it does some multiple runs. In addition, latexmk sometimes does not ...
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How to keep font preferences in TexWorks 4

The default font is too small on my screen at the resolution I have it, so I like to reset the font to size 12, but it appears I have to do this everytime I launch the program. How do I make it ...
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How do you download packages for TeXworks on Windows 7?

I am using TeXworks on Windows 7 and I want to use the algorithmic package. However, when I try to include it it just says I need to download that package, but I can't figure out how to download it ...
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configure latexmk in Texworks 0.2.3

Someone told me "You can configure latexmk in 0.2.3 in texworks". How, please? (I need it so that compilation is done properly for bibligraphies.) I'm in Debian 6 and using TexLive.
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How to update TexWorks on Debian 6 Synaptic/apt-get

Synaptic has only version 2.3 listed. I want the latest version 4.0. I want to avoid manual compilation, dependency hell, all that. How do I update to version 4.0? Thanks. peter@debian-peter:~$ ...
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Correctly configuring TexWorks to work with TexLive (TUGs version)

I just downloaded TL 2010 but the packages don't seem available to TexWorks. Before I was using the version of TL supplied via Synaptic. But that was not being kept up to date so I had to download ...
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Is there a way to use long or Unicode filepaths with texify?

I use MiKTeX and it’s TeXworks and there is the command for making XeLaTeX+MakeIndex+BiBTeX at once. This uses texify and when your file is somewhere in the directory tree where there are non-standard ...
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How do I use LuaTex in MikTeX?

I am using MikTeX 2.9 version and although the manual says I can use LuaTeX, there is nothing in the TeXworks menu. I can see all the other members of the TeX family but none for LuaTeX. Can someone ...
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Defining environment in TeXworks

I have an environment defined in a file env.sty as well as the file task.tex which is based on that environment. How can I get TeXworks to read set the environment defined in a file, so that it is ...
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How to makeglossaries with TeXworks?

I am using TeXworks to edit my LaTeX files. I currently use the pdfLatex+MakeIndex+BibTeX which calls the texify (it is the standard configuration). How to configure this option to call the ...
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TeXworks can't compile any .tex document

I've just installed TeXworks on new computer (with ubuntu 10.4). It seems all required texlive packages are installed, in any case I can compile .tex documents using terminal. But in TeXworks while ...
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TeXworks: How to add a word to the spell checker dictionary?

I use TeXworks to write my documents. The spell checker tool works nice, but I'd like to add some words to the dictionary, but I can't find a function for that. So how can I do that?
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TeXworks viewer shows only part of compiled document

I'm trying to find a LaTeX editor witch supports inverse search. I was trying TeXworks and in the begining it was working. The only problem was that I didn't know how to set .dvi as an output format ...
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LaTeX project file system structure and Ouput dir on TeXworks

I am writing a report that contain numerous sub items. For better organizing the report, it is broken in many smaller pieces (around 60), this is done to make it easier for to work distributed with ...
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TeXworks: How to store spell checker settings?

I'm using TeXworks to write my documents. TeXworks provides the ability to spell check the document, chosing a specific language (english, german or french in my case). But I noticed that every time ...
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Font “Sabon” into TeXworks

What has to be done to include a new font such as Sabon into TeXworks? I already have the necessary files, however, ´cause I´m a beginner with LaTex, I can´t manage to bring the files into TeXworks. ...
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Force TeXworks to refresh bib file

I don't quite know the mechanics behind bibliography and BiBTeX. I am using TeXworks to write a document, I modify the bib file with an external application. When I typeset the document (Ctrl+T), it ...