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{texmaker} is a cross-platform LaTeX editor. If your question is about its fork TexMakerX, which is now called TeXstudio, please use the tag {texstudio}.

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LuaLaTeX doesn't update the PDF file in TexMaker

I started working today a pre-existing document in TeXMaker using LuaLaTeX, but there seems to be an issue with some restrictions inhibited. More specifically, I get the following message when I tried ...
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view .pdf file from subfolder

How can I view .pdf file from subfolder? Command "C:/Program Files/Adobe/Reader 11.0/Reader/AcroRd32.exe" ./subfolder/%.pdf doesn't work and I get: "Error: could not start the command" On the ...
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Inverted colors for TexMaker built-in PDF viewer

I'd like to invert colors of TexMaker built-in PDF viewer. I believe there's no option in the user interface for this. Has anyone ever done this? I'm aware of solutions such as generating the PDF ...
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How do I resolve ! Fatal fontspec error: “cannot-use-pdftex”!! when calling polyglossia? [on hold]

I'm trying to call \usepackage{polyglossia} in Texmaker 5.0.2 (running on GNU+Linux Mint 19 "Tara" Cinnamon 64-bit). Here's my MWE. \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{polyglossia} \begin{document} \...
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How to partially edit the section headers in the table of contents and the document for selected sections only?

I have a table of contents with several sections, sub-sections, and sub-sub-sections. I want to keep these formatted in the same way throughout the table of contents and the document with the ...
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Texmaker doesn't work properly on Ubuntu 18.04

I have freshly installed the newest version of Texmaker on Ubuntu 18.04 and it works but not as intended. When I run the app everything looks kinda zoomed in, the whole GUI looks weird. Does anyone ...
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Texmaker, log file not found. Miktex installed and path environment changed.

I have installed TexMaker and tried to process the file but received Error: Log file not found I have seen similar questions in here, suggesting that MikTeX should be installed and changing the path ...
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new problem with greek babel [closed]

Before two months, my .tex file compiled perfectly. Yesterday, I installed a new version of TeXMaker and this error occurs again and again. ! Package babel Error: Unknown option `greek'. Either you ...
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TeXmaker compilation error: File not found

I downloaded both MikTeX and TeXmaker yesterday to use LaTeX offline (as sometimes I don't get access to the Internet). I follow the instruction on the Internet. However, after coding, when compiling ...
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Define a pic with multiple argument and use them in for loop

I have drawn this: With this code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \tikzset{pics/message/.style={code={ \draw (0,0) rectangle (4,1); \draw foreach \X in {1,2,3} {(\X,0) -- (\X,1)}; }}} \...
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Define a drawing as an edge shape using tikz

I have drawn this: And my code is: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{tikzpicture} %1st rectangle \draw (0,0) -- (0,5); \draw (0,5) -- (6,5); \draw (6,5) -- (6,0); \draw (6,0) --...
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biblatex-apa does not work with BibTeX backend

I'm using the newest Version of MikTeX and TeXmaker. I am trying to use biblatex-apa with BibTeX, but it simply does not work (and believe me, I read all comments and forums). In TeXmaker, the default ...
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the title was centered in the summary

I'm writing a paper and when I use the commands: \chapter*[INTRODUÇÃO]{INTRODUÇÃO} \addcontentsline{toc}{chapter}{INTRODUÇÃO} \label{introducao} so that the title is centralized. However in the ...
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Text Starting From New Line

I am creating a resume using Texmaker by following this project. link \documentclass[]{mcdowellcv} \usepackage{amsmath} \name{Name Here} \address{Address here \linebreak XYZ} \contacts{+1 ...
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How to split equations in subequation mode

I have the following set of equations in subequations mode and i want to split some of those long expressions to 2-3 lines: \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \...
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Cancel auto spacing/new line using parbox

I don't know why but with this code, Latex provide me a new line after each \wedge and some weird spaces after \alpha and \notin $\rightarrow$= \parbox{5.5cm}{ $\{((s_1,s_2),\alpha,(s_1',s_2)) | \...
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How to get the icon for spell-checking the generated PDF in TexMaker?

In this answer (https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/62659/170518) it is suggested that Texmaker has a spellcheck option for the generated PDF. It looks like this: But mine doesn't have this option ...
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Why do I get an error for not finding an already installed package in TeXmaker?

I am using TeXmaker and I have already installed threeparttable, but when I run the code, I receive an error that the file threeparttable.sty not found. I have the same issue with fullpage package. ...
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I have a problem using texmaker on a external monitor

I am using a laptop with a 4k screen. Texmaker works perfectly on it. Recently I got a monitor with a 1080p screen and when I link the monitor and extend the screen, the texmaker becomes blurry on the ...
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Can't view pdf after compiling

EDIT: I solved this by replacing 'figure' with 'figure*'. Thank you all for your input. I'm using Texmaker and MiKTeX on Windows 10. The file compiles without any issues but the pdf isn't available. ...
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Problems using \cite in Texmaker, but not Overleaf [duplicate]

I found this answer when looking up how to make \cite work. I copied and pasted the code directly from the answer to my Texmaker and it still didn't work. I then tried the same code in Overleaf and it ...
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Issues Using 'build' Sub-directory with Texmaker (Windows 10, MiKTeX)

I am trying to write a thesis following a template that has the following glossary items: Glossary, Abbreviations, Nomenclature and Symbols (some of them are part of the 'glossaries-extra' package). ...
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Open TexMaker using terminal

How can I setup a TexMaker to open from terminal. I install using brew but trying to figure out how I can set it up to open a directory or a file using terminal.
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Texmaker 5.0.2 forward/backward search

I recently installed Texmaker 5.0.2 (I use Windows 10) but the "forward / backward search" is not working. I thought the forward/backward search feature should already be working by default. I just ...
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I get an error every time I try to run my Latex document in Texmaker, using a chunk code from R

I'm following the following guide: https://joshldavis.com/2014/04/12/beginners-tutorial-for-knitr/ I've installed the knitr package and run it in R, and I'm trying to copy and paste the example from ...
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Use Bold on Latex, texmaker

I'm using a template for writing my thesis in Latex but for some reason, when I try to use the bold font with the code \textbf{Text in bold} After compiling it doesn't show the characters in Bold. ...
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TeXmaker and UTF8 accented letters, export to ODT

When exporting a LaTeX document (written outside, in UTF-8) to ODT I get for accented letters like "í" the output "í'i" (the second i here is a dotless one). TeXmaker 5.0.2 running on Fedora 28
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Can't create bibliography while using an elsevier template

I am using Texmaker 5.0.2. I have downloaded "Elsevier reference styles" sample manuscript from https://www.elsevier.com/authors/author-schemas/latex-instructions However, I get the following error ...
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In Texmaker, how do I go to the source code that generates say, page 20?

If I click a page number on the middle, it takes me to the output at that page, but what I really need is to go to the source code that generates that page.
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What is the difference between the many options given by “Texmaker” to run a script?

I always run with "Quick build" and it works good. I wonder what is the usefulness of the other options like "LaTex", "Dvi->PS", "PDFLaTex","XeLaTex" etc. Thank you
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Texmaker issue in LinuxMint

I am having this weird issue while using Texmaker in Linux Mint. The issue started happening only recently and I don't think I did any updates or changed/removed any program files. As soon as I start ...
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Captions disappearing after fixing table float

I inserted the following in my preamble: \usepackage{float} \restylefloat{table} This works great and my tables work just as planned using \begin{table}[H]. My problem is that captions do not render ...
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wrong text highlighted when using quick build in Texmaker 5.0.2

I have a problem with quick build in Texmaker 5.0.2 when my document is spread over several .tex files. I have a “master” .tex file, in which I \include{} my chapters, that I need to use the ...
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Is there any way to make \right) appear right after I type \left(?

Similar to how when you type \begin{document}, \end{document} automatically appears. This is for TexMaker.
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Setting up “Quick Build” on TeXworks

I'm using TeXworks which came with my installation of MiKTeX for Windows 7. I would like it to automatically run the sequence pdflatex, bibtex, pdflatex, pdflatex when I hit the play button but I'm ...
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dvips overwriting paper size command given by the geometry package

I am using Texmaker and Miktex 2.9 to write my .tex documents and I need to set a specific page size but have not been able to. Previously, I had done so with the geometry package, through the command ...
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texMaker Mac Spell Checking not working before \parencite

more like a "Bug"-Report, but maybe anyone knows a good workaround? I use latest texMaker on Mac, with biblatex and using \parencite{}. It seems the spellchecking ignores everything before the \...
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How to configure sequences of commands on Texmaker?

In the bar of compilation options there are open options marked 1, 2, 3... I know it is possible to configure sequences of commands and attribute then to these numbers because I`ve done so in my ...
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Unable to use Bibtex in Texmaker

I'm using Ubuntu 16.04, trying to write a report and automate my references with Bibtex. My document looks like this \documentclass[12pt]{article} \title{} \author{} \date{} \begin{document} \...
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How to enable shell-escape in TeXMaker, Error \ifwindows

I need shell escape to convert .eps to .pdf. I have already set the right Konfiguration in TeXMaker with --shell-escape an everything work quiet well until yesterday. Compliation didn´t worked out ...
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TexMaker Compilation Issues with .cls file

I was using Texmaker with Texlive on a different OS and recently changed to a different system. I installed MikTex and later Texmaker and tried to compile the same projects as on the system before. ...
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TexMaker (V. 5.0.2) Crashes upon Right Clicking in the Editor Box

I have TexMaker (version 5.0.2) installed on my PC Windows 10 laptop. Since some time ago, I noticed that every time I right click in the main editor box it crashes. For example, suppose I misspell a ...
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Error when compiling references.bib and reference list not showing up in output pdf file

I have searched for hours, but couldn't find the solution yet. I am using texmaker (for latex documents), I have a Dissertation.tex file in which I am writing my thesis and I have a References.bib ...
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Configuring Texmaker for BibLaTeX

I'm trying to write my first LaTeX document, but I'm getting a wired error message with regards to using Texmaker to use biblatex. Whenever I try to compile my code the log highlights my \begin{...
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XeLaTeX compiling and ToC

I needed to use Times New Roman font for my thesis and to do that I switched to compiling with XeLaTeX from PdfLaTeX. I'm using MikTex with TexMaker, and with the Quick Build options I was using it ...
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“File not found” error message

I'm writing my first LaTeX document using Texmaker, and I've encountered what seems to be a common error when trying to insert png files. LaTeX cannot find the files I'm trying to insert. Here's all ...
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Error: could not start the command pdflatex synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode %.tex

So here is my problem: I had install MiKTeX and TexMaker and everything was working fine. But one morning, I foolishly tried to uninstall the MixTex version and installed an updated MiKTeX copy in a ...
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Bibtex error message while previewing document in Texmaker

I'm starting a document that has no bibliography for now in Texmaker. However, when I type F1 for a preview the following error message: This is BibTeX, Version 0.99d (MiKTeX 2.9.6400 64-bit) The ...
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Citation XXX on page 1 undefined and empty bibliography [duplicate]

I was making a thesis documentation using Texmaker and I achieve it by using a main tex file where all of its associated tex files can be inputted to the main tex file when required. I was stuck on ...
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Biber cannot cite multiple references - ! Undefined control sequence. <argument> \blx@tempb

Since I updated miktek I have been having issues when compiling my references. It works fine If I only cite one reference e.g. \cite{a} but when I want to cite multiple references e.g. \cite{a, b, c} ...