Problems printing bibliography with \nocite{*} and biblatex/biber [closed]

I'm having trouble getting the entire bibliography to show up when using \nocite{*}.

Here's an example:

\documentclass{article}

\usepackage{biblatex}

\begin{filecontents}{test.bib}
@ARTICLE{Doe2009,
author = {Jon Doe},
journal = {Transactions on Stuff},
month = 03,
number = {3},
pages = {1--11},
title = {{Example 1}},
volume = {5},
year = {2009}
}

@ARTICLE{Doe2010,
author = {Jon Doe},
journal = {More Transactions on Stuff},
month = 05,
number = {4},
pages = {1--11},
title = {{Example 2}},
volume = {7},
year = {2010}
}
\end{filecontents}

\begin{document}

\section{Test}

%\cite{Doe2010}

\nocite{*}
%\nocite{Doe2009}
\printbibliography

\end{document}


The bibliography won't show up at all for me when it is like this. However, if I cite something in the document, for example I place \cite{Doe2010} somewhere in there, the entire bibliography will then print. Or if I add \nocite{Doe2009} the entire bibliography will also print. What am I missing here? Why won't \nocite{*} work on its own?

Update: I am using MiKTeX 2.9 with latest updates and TeXstudio.

closed as off-topic by Guido, Przemysław Scherwentke, Thorsten, Marco Daniel, m0nhawkNov 23 '13 at 8:52

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• The code you gave works perfectly for me. – Guido Nov 23 '13 at 1:43
• This question appears to be off-topic because it is not possible to replicate the problem. The MWE works correctly. – Guido Nov 23 '13 at 4:27
• @Guido I suspect it is my setup then. I've updated my question with some additional info. – Steven Bach Nov 23 '13 at 4:30
• Try to remove all auxiliary file (.aux, .bbl, .log) and try to compile again. Also try from the command line. – Guido Nov 23 '13 at 5:03
• @Guido Removing the auxiliary files didn't work. However, I switched programs and used Texmaker instead. The default setting of PdfLaTeX + View PDF gives the same result. But if I switch it to PdfLaTeX + Bib(la)tex + PdfLaTeX(x2) + View PDF it will work! I couldn't figure out how to do that in TeXstudio so I'm going to stop using it. That said, I still don't completely understand these build commands/order and what they mean (specifically why PdfLaTeX is run again after and why twice). I would greatly appreciate it if you could explain it so I can educate myself. – Steven Bach Nov 23 '13 at 9:50