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Kile is a (La)TeX editor to edit (La)TeX source code. It runs on Unix-like systems including Mac OS X and Linux with the Qt libraries installed.

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Kile - autocompletion for bibtex entries

I would like to Kile autocomplete my citations, so when I type \citep{ a list with my bibliography entries pops up. I tried also by typing the first 3 letters of the entry key, and/or pressing Ctrl+...
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Kile spell check not working?

I have Kile installed on my computer with Windows 10. The spell check does not appear to do anything. After selecting "Spelling", a dialogue box saying "Spell check complete" pops up. No misspelled ...
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Multiple Kile instances with multiple Okular instances

I usually worked with a unique instance of the latex editor Kile, together with the ForwardPDF build to see the output with forward search in a unique instance of Okular (this uses okular --unique). ...
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Visualize PDF document using internal viewer with kile

How can I Visualize PDF document using internal viewer with kile like in texmaker. I don't like to close the pdf document every time it shows up in a new window. Shortly How to Put the pdf document ...
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Command line *before* \documentclass & relation with output-directory

This question has to do with changing the output directory on a file I am trying to compile (using Kile, though I hope the solution isn't editor-specific). If I type pdflatex -output-directory ...
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Kile's structure view over multiple project files

Long story short: I'ld like to extend Kile's structure view to display chapters, sections, etc. from multiple .tex files. I already added those files to the project. Unfortunately Kile only displays ...
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How to design table so that copied text from pdf in sorted by rows in text file?

I have a simple table with text: \documentclass[letterpaper,11pt]{article} \newcommand{\resumeSubheading}[4]{ \vspace{2pt} \begin{tabular*}{0.97\textwidth}[t]{l@{\extracolsep{\fill}}r} \...
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Kile script for regexp replace

It would be very handy to set a shortcut to script in Kile that replaces given instances of text, like for setting non-breaking spaces (~) around given words within selected text: (^|~|\s)(I|of|not)...
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Different .dvi file depending on how do I compile .tex file

I'm using TeX Live 2014 with kile as the editor. Usually I compile .tex files using kile's compilation button. There is no errors and no warnings, the output is complete. When I compile the same file ...
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How to add spellcheck dictionaries to Kile without being the root?

I am needing to add the spanish dictionary to spellcheck in Kile, but I am not the root, then the installation using synaptic is not an option. I am using ubuntu 12.04 and the Aspell program that is ...
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Kile structure view

I'm discovering Kile. The structure view is useful, but it would be very nice to have numbered sections in this view, in order to be able to jump quickly to section 54 for instance. Do you know if it ...
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Why doesn't Kile use my build arguments?

Currently, I am working on a .tex file on Windows using Kile editor. If I use the following command to compile the file via terminal, everything works fine: pdflatex --enable-write18 --extra-mem-bot=...
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Question about Kile on Windows 10

I am using Kile Version 2.9.93 on Windows 10(27 inch Monitor 1080p), To my eye, the viewer for Kile is worse at rendering text when compared to TexMaker... But Both Kile and TexMaker produce identical ...
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Kile: Live preview (compilation behavior)

I like Kile's "Live Preview mode", except for the "Compilation behavior": In the settings, we have to choose one of two: Compile documents after saving Compile documents whenever there are changes ...
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make Kile syntax highlight extension aware

Is is possible to make kile use a specific syntax highlight scheme for different kinds of files? I have a documentwith a .tex file as main file, but I also work with some sage script, and some sagetex ...
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How to go to the edited code part in Kile directly?

When I use Quickstart in Kile to compile the pdf of my code, the pdf starts from the first page. Is there any setting change such that I can directly go to the most recently edited part, as is the ...
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In the Kile build tool configuration, which token expands to the live preview file?

In the Kile Latex editor, I can configure different viewers via: Settings -> Configure Kile... -> Tools -> Build Now, I want to configure Evince as a viewer to open the live preview, to do ...
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Kile preview in same window

I cannot get the view I had on Kile on my Windows machine earlier-the editor on the left and pdf viewer on the right. I am using Kile on a Mac. Whenever I click on quickbuild it opens the pdf in an ...
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Integrating SageTex and Kile/TexStudio in Linux

I had followed the instructions given in the answer to a similar question, but it seems that sage never gets launched once pdf is created in that integration. I am attaching screenshot of log and ...
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Open a file in a specific instance of Kile

This question is potentially off-topic, but hear me out. It's not actually to do with LaTeX, but rather with one of its editors -- Kile. There's a [kile] tag, so I think I'm justified in asking this ...
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Kile - different dictionaries for different documents

I use Kile as my LaTex editor and sometimes I have to work in a project with three or four different languages. I have all dictionaries installed, but it seems impossible to set a specific dictionary ...
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How to disable cursor blinking in Kile, TeXworks and/or Texmaker

I disabled cursor blinking in my operating system (Ubuntu 16.04), but this did not influence the cursor behaviour in these editors. Does anyone know how to stop cursor blinking in these programmes?
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How to open recomplyed PDF file at the same place

I am writing articles using kile. The process goes on like this: I make some changes, then I comply using quickbuild and look at the result, then I make changes again, and so on. Now, when I use ...
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How do I automatically generate BibTeX citation template in Kile?

When I want to cite something in BibTeX, I Google (for example) bibtex article and scour for pages with example templates filled out: @article{article, author = {Peter Adams}, title = {The ...
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Hyperref package makes not appear year in citations using apacite style

I am creating a kind draft of references pdf, when I use apacite package anly, it works, when I add hyperref package years in citations do not appear.
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Kile - syntax highlighting of new command

I made the following changes to my /usr/share/kde4/apps/katepart/syntax/latex.xml file for Kile: in the <highlighting><contexts> section, I added the line <StringDetect String="\lm{" ...
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kile hangs and no error messages are shown

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04. When I use kile (with TeX Live), everything works as long as there is no error. However, if there is an error, kile does not show the errors and it just hangs. Any ...
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PSTricks algebraic coordinates going from MikTeX to TeXLive

I am using PSTricks and some tikz functions for preparing some sketches. This snipped worked perfectly fine MikTeX on Windows 7 \documentclass[]{scrartcl} \usepackage{amstext} \usepackage{amsmath} \...
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Kile on Windows 7, a problem with overwriting the existing PDF file

The problem I'm having with Kile on Windows 7 (x64) is the following: each time I need to close the compiled PDF file manually to run the "QuickBuild" command, since Kile can not overwrite the ...
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Add NON-English spell-checker and/or dictionary to Kile?

I'm running Kile 2.1.0 on Debian 7.3 Wheezy, KDE desktop, 32-bit processor. I'm trying to add Italian dictionary and spell-checker to Kile's configuration. I've followed the instructions of user np8 ...
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‘Article.cls’ not found after installing homebrew

I’m using Kile as my primary editor on Max OS X and everything was working fine until yesterday. I installed homebrew and used it to install some other software. I’m thinking some of my directories ...
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Configuring Kile to use a build folder with bibtex/biber

I am looking for a way to configure Kile to compile all files within a build/ folder (to avoid having all build files making a mess in the root folder). I successfully did this for XeLaTeX using -...
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Kile does not find Okular on Windows 10

After a System Check by Kile 3.0 Beta for Windows I get following error message Okular (Failed, but not critical) Binary: No executable 'okular' found Unfortunately, because of that the embedded ...
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Kile : TeX file working on Overleaf not compiling on Kile

I am compiling a project report that contains at the moment of creation no complicated packages that I might have not installed on Kile (new user here!). Before Kile, I was using Overleaf and the same ...
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Syncing tex file and integrated PDF viewer in Kile

I'm having trouble properly syncing the TeX and PDF files in Kile. At some point, Kile was properly moving the PDF preview following where I was in the TeX file but then it stopped working at some ...
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Segmentation fault (core dumped) on autocomplete in Kile

I recently started getting a "Segmentation fault (core dumped)" crash in Kile Version 2.9.91 on Ubuntu 18.04 using PdfLatex. The document has been working fine until all of a sudden I get ...
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Tikz Externalize fails: pagecenter xkeyval error

I am working on a book that so far contains over 1000 tikz images. I ran into an out of memory in tex issue, so I am trying to use tikz externalize to solve that problem and make compilation faster. ...
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Kile shortcut stops working

I have been using Kile for quite some time now and I have never experienced this problem. But I had to format my computer and I reinstalled Kile and a problem with { occurred. So the shortcut for this ...
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Kile/ TexStudio and \typein{}

I have a large text with some \typein{TODO..} TeX primitives to remind me that something needs to be done when I latex the document. In Linux terminal (running with pdflatex under TeX Live) this works ...
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LaTeX highlighting ignored in Kile 2.9.91

I'm trying to change the editor highlighting for LaTeX in Kile via: Seetings > Configure Kile > Editor > Fonts & Colors Highlighting Text Styles choosing Highlight:Markup/LaTeX and then ...
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special characters and compose key in Kile

I've been using Kile (with various Ubuntu distributions) for ages without any problem to write my maths papers. Now, for some reason I was recently forced to upgrade my system to Ubuntu 20.04, and ...
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"capacity exceeded, sorry[input stack size=5000]\tableofcontents"

"capacity exceeded, sorry[input stack size=5000]\tableofcontents" I get this problem when i have added "dominitoc". Can you help me. thank you so much.
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Kile: re-fill wrapped paragraph after editing

Is there a possibility to refill/reshape a wrapped paragraph after making changes? I configured Kile to hard-wrap after 70 characters, but when I insert or delete words in a paragraph there are ...
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Kile or any TeX software cannot find 'TeX Live' binaries (manually installed) when launched from graphical menu or launcher icon

I have recently installed latest TeX Live 2020. Post installation, I have added the PATH of texlive installation /usr/local/texlive/2020/bin/x86_64-linux to ~/.bashrc and /etc/environment. Now, if I ...
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How can I install a package in kile (windows)?

I want to use the package algorithm2e.sty to write the code of my thesis. When I use the line \usepackage[english]{algorithm2e}. I get an error saying ifoddpage.sty not found \RequirePackage. I ...
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Bibliography not generating

I have a .tex where I am trying to cite a paper, but on compiling I found that it is not generating the bibliography. I Tried compiling the .tex file as below but still nothing PDFLaTeX BibTeX ...
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"The document could not be saved, as it was not possible to write to" Error Message from Kile under MikTeX in Win10?

Recently an occasional but not infrequent error message from Kile under MikTeX in Windows10 seems getting annoying, "The document could not be saved, as it was not possible to write to 'the path of ...
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Auto relabel all labels in a tex file

I have a standard .tex file and I use Kile on Ubuntu 16.04. My question is the following: I would like to find all strings with \label{***} and replace them automatically with \label{***_B}. How ...
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How to Configure KILE for ViewPDF settings?

I have Kubuntu 16.04 installed and would like to configure it so that when I do a QUICKBUILD okular will automatically open up and show the new pdf. This worked fine on Kubuntu 14.04, but ever since ...
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Possibility of Moving Hyperlinked Files Without Breaking the Link

I have created a tex file using Kile and have used xelatex package to convert that file to pdf. Now there are nearly 50 audio files (in mp3 and wav format) hyperlinked with the document in several ...