{winedt} is a shareware (non-free) all-purpose text editor for Windows, specifically designed and configured to integrate seamlessly with a TeX System (such as MiKTeX or TeX Live).

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\[ Active string in WinEdt

I have an active string that when I type \[ it enters \[ * \] * I obviously have problems when I want to type \\[8pt] I was wondering if there is a way that I can change the active string to ...
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Change default compiler by drop-down button in WinEdt

I use PDFTeXify, PDFLaTeX and XeLaTeX usually. In WinEdt there is a drop-down button on toolbar that has all of these compile methods. I am wondering whether one can define a button/hotkey or change ...
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Latex Error File `x.sty` not found [duplicate]

I am using MikTex and WinEdt 8.1 on Win8.1 X64. I am trying to compile a tex file which was previous complied on another PC without any problem. But I am having multiple LaTex Error: File ...
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Insert comment in WinEdt with the caret in the middle of line

Currently, if caret is in the middle of a line, when you choose to insert comment in WinEdt (Edit -> Move/Fill -> Insert Comment), the comment sign (%) is placed where caret is. I don't know much ...
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Full height right/left panel in WinEdt

I am wondering whether there is a way to pull down right/left panels in WinEdt and make them cover the full height of the WinEdt windows. Below is an image to make my question more clear. I have ...
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Auto expand some of the branches in WinEdt tree

My tree panel in WinEdt is like this: I am wondering whether there is a way to expand all the packages and section branches, to avoid having to open all of the sections when looking for a specific ...
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Auto-hide Winedt Console

Is there anyway to make Winedt console invisible when you are writing the code, and when the compile starts the console shows the log and then disappears by itself? Also if there is an error it stays ...
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Make PdfLatex in Winedt as fast as PdfLatex in TeXStudio

While I prefer WinEdt much more than TeXStudio, but I am surprised how fast TeXStudio can execute PdfLaTex. I tried in WinEdt to make it as similar as possible to how TeXStudio handles the log and ...
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A bug in Winedt?

Reproducing: Put caret in point A Right-click on a citation from bibliography branch in tree panel and choose insert Press Ctrl-z to undo the insertion. Put caret in point B Right-click on a ...
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Sync tree panel in Winedt with editor

I am wondering if there is any way to make the tree panel (TOC) in Winedt to jump to the item that the focus is on in the editor windows? Also if there is anyway to not lose the track of where the ...
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WinEdt Tree to the right

Is there any way to move the tree panel in Winedt to the right? By default it is in the left side, and I am wondering how one can move it to the right side?
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Packages in TOC in WinEdt

How can I change the tree setting to show packages used in the tex file? I am using this but it doesn't work very well: END="\usepackage[?]" ITEM="\usepackage[?]" // Disabled: Change Mode from ? to ...
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PDFTeXify opens GSview

I have a MikTeX/WinEdt installation and I'd been using the "PDFTeXify" button to create PDF's that automatically open in Adobe Reader. Somewhere along the line I opened GSView and accidentally told ...
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WinEdt vs TeXStudio: file not found [closed]

The same tex file works with WinEdt while opened with TeXStudio reports the following error: File `Fig1' not found. ...h]{Fig1} The piece of code follows \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{epsfig} ...
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Compiling from within any file in a project in WinEdt [duplicate]

I have a *.tex file open in WinEdt which inputs a few other .tex files. Previously, I was able to compile my files by hitting F9 from within any of the files in the Tree panel. But now after any ...
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How can I check the assignment of a keyboard shortcut?

In WinEdt (v8.1) when I press F9 I believe the macro PDFTeXify is run. Is it possible to check this setting somewhere, e.g. to get an overview of all keyboard shortcuts?
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Terminate process when compilation fails

In WinEdt when I compile a LaTeX document via Shift+Ctrl+L or in the TeX menu: LaTeX and an error occures, the console in the bottom window keeps running (spinning mouse). I then terminate the ...
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Create an accessory that executes latex->dvi2ps->ps2pdf in WinEdt

I use WinEdt Build 20131031 (v. 8.1) 64-bit with Windows 7 and MikTeX 2.9. I would like to create an accessory ("latexdvi2ps2pdf") in execution modes for compiling tex documents in the following ...
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Turn off autorotate in ps2pdf [duplicate]

I use WinEdt Build 20131031 (v. 8.1) 64-bit with Windows 7 and MikTeX. My slides have been made with the seminar package and contain a lot of eps files. I compile the tex document in the following ...
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problems with code in package nomencl

Good Afternoon How can I run this code ? latex <filename>.tex makeindex <filename>.nlo -s nomencl.ist -o <filename>.nls latex <filename>.tex thanks
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Problem with Compiling .pdf [closed]

I'm not sure if this question has been asked here or not; a quick search didn't reveal anything, but maybe I didn't use the correct terminology (regardless, I apologize if it is a duplicate). I'm not ...
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Active strings in WinEdt 8

I use WinEdt build 20131031 (v. 8.1) - 64-bit on a Windows 7 (64 bit) machine. My active strings are not working. I tried a lot, e.g., "Load Script" in the Options Interface (under Delimiters, Active ...
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Make All fonts embedded in WinEdt

I have received the following comment from publisher on my paper: "Please create a good pdf with all fonts used embedded. If you are unable to create a good pdf with all fonts embedded. Please see: ...
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Change paper size in winedt

I am using sig-alternate-2013 (http://www.sheridanprinting.com/typedept/sig-alternate-2013.cls), which is supposed to print in US letter page size (8.5x11 inches), but I am now printing in A4 size ...
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winedt texify problem “--interaction=errorstopmode: unknown option”

After installing CTeX on my G partition. I found that I could not get winedt to compile LaTeX normally. Later I realize that is because winedt didn't detect the MiKTeX installed on G partition. So I ...
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How can I make my tex file (created in WinEdt) compatible with Scientific WorkPlace?

I have always used WinEdt as a LaTeX Editor and I love it. However, a colleague of mine uses Scientific WorkPlace, and apparently the .tex file created by WinEdt is not compatible with Scientific ...
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Close/open the PDFviewer automatically while compiling

I am using WinEdt 7.0 and my default pdf viewer is FoxitReader. So when I press F9 (compile) in WindEdt, it compiles and shows the pdf automatically. I want to set the winEdt somehow that after some ...
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LaTeX error in the LaTeX compilation while making pdf [duplicate]

I am using Winedt for my latex related work. Till compilation its good, but when I click on acrobat reader of dvi2pdf, it opens the pdf file but also show the following thing : whats the problem. ...
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How to compile TeX ---> HTML use TeX4ht?

I have problem compile TeX ---> HTML use TeX4ht and my MWE like this \documentclass{article} \usepackage[html]{tex4ht} \title{Simulation of Energy Loss Straggling} \author{Maria Physicist} ...
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Timer of TEX-compilation through WinEdt

Is there a way to get the TeX compilation time (texify, pdflatex, etc) by some commands in a WinEdt macro? The system i have is win 7. There is a system command time.exe returning something like ...
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LaTeX error in the LaTeX compilation [closed]

For the last few days I have been facing some problems while trying to compile my LaTeX document. When I run it (shift + ctrl + L), the window compiles for some time; then it is stopped. It starts ...
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Error in LaTeX file

\documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{amsmath}\usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{lscape} \usepackage{rotating} ...
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How can I add flowchart in WinEdt?

I am beginner and writing paper using WinEdt. I used tikz package to draw the diagrams in TeXworks which generated .tex and .pdf files. But I can't add it to the WinEdt. Help?
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Font not found error fontspec using WinEdt in Windows

I'm trying to compile a document and (as usual) I'm getting stuck with the fontspec package. These are the only lines of code that I are giving me grief. \RequirePackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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How to fix set the environment variable Asymptote Ghostscript?

I have problem about install Asymptote and I fail to running file .asy like this error: How to fix location specifies the of Ghostscript and there are simple way to fix it ?
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Input Encoding bugged on Windows 7 WinEdt?

When my girlfriend processes her code in WinEdt on Windows 7, she gets awkward looking "special" letters. (Precisly, these are Serbian letters -- from our home country.) She used: \usepackage[T1, ...
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How to include an animation produced by Mathematica to a powerdot slide set?

Studying the documentation of media9 package left me with the impression that it should be possible to embed an SWF-video into a slide set to be shown by Adobe Reader. Unfortunately that document ...
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How to quick enter the math mode delimiters ($ $) using WinEdt?

Just like $6/8f=2/8f + 4/8f$. Forgive my laziness, and I don't want to repeatedly enter the $$. So, is there any shortcut key or something that can help me type the $$ immediately, or select the ...
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How I do install context modules in the Windows distribution of ConTeXt?

I know this question almost equal How do I install context modules in the ubuntu distribution of ConTeXt, but I don't understand it and there are simple way install context modules in the Windows ...
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How to set ConTeXt in WinEdt 6.0?

I'm very interesting ConTeXt but I don't know setting ConTeXt at WinEdt 6.0. You can see the screenshot, there is ConTeXt and “ How to setting ConteXt at WinEdt 6.0 ?”
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How to find the error line in a multi file document

How can I find the error line in a multi file document? Usually WinEdt5 goes to the error line when double clicking on an error (at least with single files). When I include files, this is not working ...
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WinEdt and TeX Live

I'm preparing a macro for WinEdt and need to know a few things about WinEdt 7/8 with TeX Live. Unfortunately I am a MiKTeX user, and I call on a TeX Live + WinEdt user in order to get the following ...
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How to compile a LaTeX file in WinEdt 6

I downloaded WinEdt 6 but I do not know how to compile and run the file as compiled in previous versions.
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Question about WinEdt

I am planning to write a book on project management. A colleague clued me in to LaTex as a platform in which to write this book (for ultimate self-publishing). So I realize I have a learning curve ...
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Import and Export LaTeX presentations in graphical presentation editor

I want to find (or create) a graphical presentation editor (or say Winedt macros) that allows text, graphics images and latex formulas to be inserted and formatted interactively. It should also allow ...
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Compiling multi-file LaTeX file

I have large LaTeX project (my thesis) with a main TeX file and many subfiles contained in their own subdirectories. The template is available here at Cambridge University website Now coming to my ...
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How to compare two TeX codes and mark differences with color

I would like to find easy tool, which compares two TeX codes and generates a PDF file of the first code, in which the differences from the second code are marked by a given color. I use winedt 7.0 ...
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Typesetting question in WinEdt 8.0

I recently started using WinEdt 8.0 to tex up my papers, and when I typeset my files it opens up Adobe to view the Pdf version of my file. However, I remember when I used to use WinEdt a while back ...
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how to compile just one equation

I am working with WinEdt 6.0 and working with a long document, therefore, some times I would like to compile just one equation and get the pdf output of it, instead of running pdflatex that compiles ...
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Why doesn't WinEdt 8.0 produce PDF output? [closed]

I am using WinEdt in Windows 7. A problem occurs when I am trying to compile a LaTeX file with PDFLaTeX. After compilation it does not produce any PDF file and even existing PDF files are deleted. ...