I am writing my thesis and I want to check my warnings and errors. How I can run pdf by command prompt ?

I want to see my errors and warnings.

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Did you say with winedt?. Here we go:

Go to OptionsExecution Modes. In the window that opens choose pdflatex (or any other compiler of your choice. Check the boxes next to

Open Error Dialog
Open Warnings Dialog

as show in the next figure:

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Now make a faulty code:




\xrightharpoonupdon{but with longer harpoons}%    don should be down


Compile this with pdflatex. The error line will be highlighted with red. You can move to the next error using the arrows (which I marked with blue) in your console.

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  • I tried this tutorial, but I don't got it
    – user46548
    Commented Jul 12, 2014 at 20:55

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