{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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PDFLaTeXify, PDFTeXify, Texify, and all other -ify options stopped working in WinEdt

I'm working on creating a C.V/Resume in LaTeX and therefore needed to switch to another compiling engine, and I was also fiddling around with using bibtex or biber to parse the bibliography and create ...
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getting error message using movie15 package

I am trying to embed a \GIF image in my miktex.But it is showing the message that movie15.sty not found.What causing this problem?
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Using gmp with shell-escape in Windows 10, MiKTeX 2.9, WinEdt 9.1

Windows 10, MiKTeX 2.9 64-bit, WinEdt Build: 20150731 (v. 9.1) - 64-bit. I have updated the filename database and all format files in MiKTex 2.9. I am using the gmp package that allows MetaPost ...
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Difference between Latex, Texwork and WinEdt

I have a small doubt and i am a novice in this field: i googled it, but i couldn't find it out. What is difference between TeXworks (i am using it and i knew that somewhat), Latex and WinEdt? This ...
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DVI inverse search settings in WinEdt

I am using WinEdt for latex codes. After running the code, I check the result in a dvi file. Somebody told me that we can directly jump from dvi file to latex code window by double clicking on some ...
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Error when installing DTX submode macro on WinEdt [closed]

I'm running WinEdt 9 Build: 20150713 (v. 9.1) - 64-bit on Windows 7 and am attempting to install the DTX submode. I see that the addOrUpdate macro and the dynamicKeywords package need to be installed ...
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! LaTex Error: File `forest.sty` not found [duplicate]

When I run a tikz code on my PC, the following error always stop me from producing the figure. ! LaTex Error: File forest.sty not found But my code is okay in Overleaf. My LaTex on ...
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Acrobat Pro DC and WinEdt

I recently installed Acrobat Pro DC. Now, everytime I have to manually close my pdf document before I run WinEdt. If my document is open, and I run WinEdt, the file PDFCLoseDoc.edt opens up and ...
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WinEdt warning message for .bib files

In the screen capture below: Why is there a warning in the WinEdt tree structure that the bib files cannot be found. My document compiles normally as I have the following commands for my biblatex: ...
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WinEdt (9) keeps reopening previously opened files

I'm on Windows 7 with WinEdt 9; I never need/want to use any projects, all I want is to work on one tex file at a time, so when I click on a tex file I want only this file opened by WinEdt. I've used ...
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XeLatex generating “! Missing } inserted” error (Arabic Fonts)

I am trying to embed 'Arabic Word' in a paper with main language as English. I have gone through following steps:- Installed Scheherazade Font Downloaded polyglossia Package I tried code from ...
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New line after reaching margins

I wonder if there is a way to tell to WinEdt (or TexStudio) to start a new line when a word reaches the margins of a document. The reason is that I don't like to have long expressions and I don't ...
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“Invisible label” to add to tree

Is there a way to create a subsection, without caption but add a reference to it in the WinEdt Tree? I am talking about WinEdt 9.
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Making WinEdt QuickGuide.tex work with XeLaTeX

Can the WinEdt QuickGuide.tex be modified to work with XeLaTeX?
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Adding a new button to WinEdt 9.1

I am trying to add a new button to the WinEdt 9.1 toolbar menu. I have already put in place the command in the MainMenu.ini file: ITEM="Matlab" CAPTION="Matlab" IMAGE="Matlab" ...
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how to use pythontex in winedt

is there a shortcut within WinEdt to use the pythontex command? For the pythontex command, I know that you have to use the command prompt and then go to the path where the pythontex file is stored. ...
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automatically update \addbibresource file path

Is there a way to automatically update the file path of where my references are stored? I keep them in a folder "References". This is the full path to my references: ...
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makeindex style

I am using a template from, "The Legrand Orange Book" (name of tex file is main.tex) and the author has a very nice template that looks like: However, after using "Make Index" from WinEdt, my index ...
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header skewed when compiling WinEdt QuickGuide

for some reason, when I compile the WinEdtGuide.tex file, the header is skewed to one side. Do you know if something in my environment got messed up? As you can see above, the "Acknowledgements" is ...
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Some desired autocompletions in WinEdt

WinEdt has a very convenient mechanism of auto-completion within which any command like \command can be added in seconds. But I could not add auto-completion for subscript (_) and superscript (^) ...
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How to enable forward search in winedt macro?

I use winedt to edit tex, and xelatex to compile. It works fine for a long time. But for some unknow reasons, I recently found that winedt often get stuck when I click the xelatex compilation button. ...
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Need help going from LaTex to PNG

This is literally my first time using Latex, so although I found threads like How to export a table? or Compile a LaTeX document into a PNG image that's as short as possible, I'm not sure where to ...
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No more compiling on WinEdt 9 [closed]

Since one hour - without any change in my installation of WinEdt 9 (Windows 7 64 bits) - the process refuses to compile! I get a Console Running, but all operations stop after the language ...
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Bibliography won't compile in Winedt 9.0 [closed]

I recently purchased a new computer and reinstalled Miktex 2.9, with WinEdt 9.0. By and large everything works until I tried to compile a document with a bibliography and nothing happened. I tried ...
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PDFTeXify+preview in WinEdt 9.0

Until several hours ago, when I was clicking Shift+Ctrl+P in WinEdt 9.0, it did both the compilation and gave the preview of the pdf file. However, now it only does the PDFTeXify processing. How can ...
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How to remove `.tex.bak` and `.bib.bak` files to the subfolder automatically?

The .bak files are same to be useless. However, it will generate .tex.bak and .bib.bak files every time when I edit my .tex files by WinEdt and .bib by JabRef. So is there any way to remove .tex.bak ...
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How to let WinEdt 7.0 automatically use my own environment? [closed]

I want to save some often-used environments and configure WinEdt to use them in some way. How should I accomplish this?
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Error invoking LaTeX from within WinEdt

this is my work environment...
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How to recover the corrupted .tex file

How can recover my corrupted .tex file. I tried to prepare an article in latex when I was run the code in WinEdt the power was cut. After that I unable to show my code. I shown only lots of zeros. ...
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Compiling current text block in WinEdt

In WinEdt there is a toolbar button for compiling current selection of the document. But is it possible to compile current text block without manual selection? By text blocks I means parts of text ...
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How to use LuaLaTeX at WinEdt?

I have a problem " How to use LuaLaTeX at WinEdt ? And my MWE : \documentclass{article} \usepackage{luacode} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \luaexec{ tp=tex.print ...
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How to generate pdf with WinEDT

I am new to laTex and look for a starting point. I downloaded WinEdt, and loaded a sample demo file; Then I configured Options > Execution Modes and set it to MikTex Installation (However I am not ...
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How to add a file type to WinEdt's Open File

In WinEdt Ctrl+O brings a window to select a file that user wants to open. One can select which file types will be displayed; for example TeX, HTML and many others. In TeX category there are several ...
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Shortcuts made using translation tables interfere with active strings

[WinEdt 8.2 in a 64-bit Windows 8.1 computer] I don't know if "shortcut" is the proper English word to describe what I'm trying to get, and maybe that's why I wasn't able to find any info about it in ...
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Managing Labels and their References in one TEX file that includes various TEX files

I have one TEX file that utilizes various TEX files via INCLUDE command. My problem is to cite a label of one file in another file. FOR EXAMPLE. I have created labels in all Chapt1 to Chapt4 files. ...
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How to insert pspicture in article

I unable to run the following code. How to resolve it. Now i am using Miktex 2.9. and Winedt. Kindly help me to resolve it. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{layout} ...
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Collecting algorithm captions in WinEdt

I've installed the add-on Figures&Tables in WinEdt, which lets me collect table and figure captions in WinEdt's Tree. I would like to be able to collect algorithm captions, as well. With the ...
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WinEdt compatibility issues with TeXMaker

I have written a manuscript in TeXMaker, and my advisor has requested the LaTeX file for edits. He has WinEdt (I am not sure which version). He is not able to compile and run my LateX file. I don't ...
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Compiling small part of text

I'm using winedt for Latex. sometimes I'm only working on a section of my paper and want to recompile to PDF without going through the whole time-consuming compilation. Is there a way I can tell Latex ...
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Gathering items in WinEdt

I've defined my own command \newcommand{\mysection}[2]{% \clearpage% \section{#1}\label{#2}% } which I use as in the following example \documentclass{article} \newcommand{\mysection}[2]{% ...
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Calling the GDI Popup Interface with Own Macro to Pull Gathered Lables

In this Previous Question I was able to gather labels with a Macro I created. Now I've got the opposite problem. I want to pull to pull up that nice GDI Popup Interface when I use a macro. Here's ...
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Can I make shortcut XeLaTeX from WinEdt 9.0 ?

I want make shortcut to easy use it at WinEdt 9.0 editor, Let's make shortcut XeLaTeX like PDFTeXify (SHIFT + CTRL + P) or Compile (F9). But Not only shortcut XeLaTeX, can LuaLaTeX, PDFTeX, ...
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Where can I find WinEdt 9.0 documentation?

I'am making a little tutorial about LaTeX and one of tutorial is about WinEdt. Where can I find WinEdt 9.0 documentation or manual about WinEdt 9.0 complete. And only found old documentation like ...
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Upload to github before exit

I want to auto upload my workcopy to github before I exit WinEdt, currently I can do this by hand. And I try to add the following in WinEdt's Exit.edt (just before the END): Run('git add .', '%P', ...
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What is the simplest procedure for compiling Asymptote code in WinEdt?

I'm trying to compile a LaTeX document containg Asymptote code in WinEdt and my MWE is this: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{asymptote} \begin{document} \begin{asy}[width=10cm,height=10cm] ...
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Shortcut with WinEdt 8

How do I create a shortcut (say Alt+A for \alpha) with WinEdt 8? It used to be quite simple with WinEdt 5.5.
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How to configure WinEdt/MikTeX/ps2pdf to use a new version of Ghostscript when converting ps->pdf?

System: Win7, WinEdt 7.0, MikTeX 2.9 In order to include animations into my powerdot slide sets I was instructed to use the animate package. Installing that was no problem. Also I have my animation ...
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Getting WinEdt to ignore lstlisting

WinEdt 9.0 gives me incorrect TOC in its side panel when I use listings package to illustrate a piece of LaTeX code: How can I get WinEdt to ignore \begin{lstlisting} ...\end{lstlisting} (and ...
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Generating Labels via Macros and loosing \ref{}'s

I want to write a macro which will include labels. When I generate a label with the macro I don't seem to have access to it in the list of Gathered resources provided by Winedt 9. I really want the ...
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Urdu typing in WinEdt (using Miktex)

This may sound duplicate question but i am really new to the TeX system. I have gone through following steps: Installed MiKTeX 2.9 Installed WinEdt 9.0 WinEdt automatically picked up Miktex and I ...