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Questions tagged [texniccenter]

{texniccenter} is for questions related to this free (La)TeX editor for Windows.

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Wrong path error message with pdf xchange editor after build and view

I have the following problem with my PDF viewer giving me errors when I want to build and view my Latex output directly. Weird thing is, that my configuration has worked in the past without issues. I'...
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TeXnicCenter and glossaries

I use TeXnicCenter as an editor to run LaTeX files. But when using package \usepackage{glossaries}, it doesn't display glossary list as it is supposed. This is my MWE: \documentclass{article} \...
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TeXnicCenter and svg

I'm wondering why I can't use the package svg with teXnicCenter. I've seen that one must use shell escape to make it functions. I've also downloaded the latest version of inkscape and of ImageMagick. ...
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Ltablex errors in long and wide table

Good morning everybody. I have an issue with trying to make a multi-page table inside my thesis by using the package ltablex. The issue is that the table doesn't continue in the next pages; the code ...
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TeXnic Center not interacting with Adobe Reader [duplicate]

Every time I do a pdf build, TeXnic center opens my Adobe Acrobat Reader DC (version 2019.010.20098), but does not actually open the document in the Reader; I have to do that manually from the File ...
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No hyphenation for ngerman.sty with plain PDFTeX

Recently I installed MiKTeX and TeXnicCenter on a Windows-10 PC. The output profiles for TeX => DVI, TeX => PDF etc. were copied from the respective LaTeX profiles with "latex" replaced by "...
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Inverse search command SumatraPDF in TeXnicCenter

I've been following these advices to set up inverse command line from SumatraPDF (I have the latest version) to TeXnicCenter… So in the settings of Sumatra, I've entered the following command line: ...
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TeXnicCenter: names of files in red instead of black, why?

In the files window the names of the files are most often in red and in some rare cases in black; would someone know why?
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How to even start learning MetaPost using Windows?

I got interested in learning MetaPost but for some reason i can't find any reliable source on where i am supposed to start. All the manuals and guides i found start literally out of nowhere and what's ...
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Adobe Reader makes TexNicCenter crash - Alternative Sumatra

Since today, without having changed ANYTHING to the configuration, Adobe Reader does not work correctly with TexNicCenter anymore. Any time I try to preview a document, TexNicCenter crashes. I suspect ...
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citation works fine in Texworks but not in texniccenter

Citation doesn't work using texniccenter and I received warning of: package natbib warning there were undefined citations and (???) instead of reference i am using TexnicCenter V 2.02 and Miktex 2.9. ...
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PDF build not updating

I just downloaded Latex on a new computer. On my old computer, I was able to preview my build outputs in Adobe...on my new computer, I can't. It locks. So I started digging a little and read that the ...
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How to replace "strange characters

I have many symbols looking like this: How can I replace them? Using the replace-function does not work in this case: ("Weitersuchen" does not yield any result) Edit for @Kurt: When I open the ...
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Can I completely delete BibTex, when moved to biblatex/Biber?

I use TeXnicCenter and portable MiKTeX. Are there some internal dependencies between MiKTeX and BibTeX or can I safely delete it? Thank you for your help and effort in advance!
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How to add a non numbered section before contents page [duplicate]

I want to add an abstract page and also a declaration page for my dissertation without numbers and before my contents page. How would I do this?
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TeXnicCenter does not open files in Adobe Acrobat Pro

I get the following error which is well known: But I can't make it work and I don't want to change the Reader (I know, some people moved to Sumatra). Is there any chance to make it work in a non-...
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Trying to open my PDF document and getting an error from TeXnic

It was working fine until I tried to insert an image and now comes up with the location of where I've saved the file and says pdf does not exist. I even deleted the code for the image and it's still ...
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How to edit default pdfx metadata?

I keep trying to compile my document using pdfx; however, the default title does not seem to change. I am trying to input new metadata as follows: \begin{filecontents*}{PhDThesis.xmpdata} \Title{New ...
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TeXnicCenter says “! I can't find file `..'.”

My pdf fails to load and the following error occurs: I don't know what file it's referring to. Please help :) I'm using the following: \documentclass[a4paper, fleqn, 12pt]{amsart} \usepackage{...
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Custom BST file not being used

I am preparing a paper for a journal, which provided a custom LaTeX class file and a custom BST Bibtex style file for me to use. As this is just a one-time use, I simply put both the class file and ...
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TeXnicCenter in Wine on Linux

I worked with TeXstudio and TeXmaker on Linux several years, but still I prefer TeXnicCenter. (f.e. there is a easy to change the compileroption from pdflatex to dvilatex&dvi2ps&ps2pdf and ...
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Latex->PDF errors in Miktex. Add several: par, enumerate,itemize

After using more then 7 "\par" or 7 "\item" to appear errors. These errors are only if compile using Latex->PDF. If use Latex->DVI->PDF - not problems. What's wrong? I'm notice. I work in ...
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Show a full outline with subfolders in TeXnicCenter?

I have a question regarding the structure of a project in TeXnicCenter. I am currently writing my thesis and created a project with a main document main.tex. Each chapter is a tex subfile that I link ...
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Conflict between UTF-8 and ANSI encoding

I'm writing a document in spanish language. Since I need to use spanish accents (for example "camión") the best encoding should be utf-8. However, for some reason, when I compile the document (I'm ...
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Moderncv does not give PDF or any error

I use MiKTeX and TeXnicCenter on windows 7, I would to write my cv using moderncv and compile it with xelatex. I tried the following code of @Kurt from this post Here \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{...
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Using TeXnicCenter with Sumatra reverse-search open Notepad++, not TeXnicCenter

I'm posting this here because I've had this happen to me multiple times and no Google search ever brings up the solution. I'm running Windows 10 with 64-bit MikTex installed and I use TeXnicCenter as ...
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Package inputenc Error: Unicode char èse (U+E0)

I'm writing a report on Latex and when I build my file, I got 1 error and I have no idea what the problem is. Here the package that I load at the beginning of the document and all my files are save ...
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TeXnicCenter, don't execute viewer

In TeXnicCenter, is there someway to define a Build Profile that doesn't execute a viewer, just compiles? I'm using the super awesome Sumatra pdf reader that updates whenever the pdf file changes. I ...
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TexnicCenter Spelling

I start using TexnicCenter (2.02 stable) as an editor to write LateX files. During the installation I make sure to install different languages dictionaries especially the french one. When using ...
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How to view TeXnicCenter PDF output with Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader? [duplicate]

I want to view the PDF output from TeXnicCenter with the latest version of Adobe Acrobat or Adobe Reader. How do I configure TeXnicCenter accordingly?
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Why isn't my pdf opening? [duplicate]

I'm using TeXnicCenter and it generates pdfs fine but doesn't open them. Adobe pdf reader opens up but not the pdf. TeXnicCenter fails a command and this appears: What's happening and how do I fix it?...
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Why TeXnicCenter do not generate bibliography list? [duplicate]

Sample code is taken from ShareLatex, where it works fine. Why TeXnicCenter do not generate bibliography list? \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \bibliography {...
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Automate TexnicCenter Build Process

For my current project to get everything right, I need the following steps : Clean Project Build Output Bibtex Build Output Is there some possibility to get this 4 steps automated or scripted ...
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TeXnicCentre can't install new packages

I'm running TeXnicCentre on top of MiKTeX on Windows 10. I have been having some issues with the MiKTeX package manager/updater so uninstalled and reinstalled MiKTeX. That seems to have fixed the ...
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TeXnicCenter: opening PDF viewer internally

Is there a way to view the PDF file internally in TeXnicCenter?
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ForwardSearch suddenly not working (MikTeX + TeXnicCenter + SumatraPDF)

As I was working on my document, I found that suddenly my ForwardSearch stopped working. A MWE is very simple: \documentclass{elsarticle} \begin{document} This doesn't work. \end{document} Note that ...
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Latex (Beamer) ignore special letters [closed]

I download metropolis theme for beamer and run it into TexnicCenter. After compilation to PDF, special characters like š,č,ž... are missing. So if I had word like mušt in final PDF I had only mut. Can ...
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Problems with Biber (Texniccenter, Miktex,Citavi)

I am new here as I am desperate with a latex problem. What I use: Texniccenter, Miktex 2.9., Biber 2.5, Citavi I have a latex model with a lot of pre settings, i will try to describe and list the ...
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How to customize view in [TeXnicCenter] to show full structure of document?

Whilst using TeXnicCenter I already wondered a couple of times if it was possible to make more levels visible in the structure window? Currently it is showing up to six levels but my project contains ...
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xelatex has stopped working / DVI to pdf Converter has stopped working

to create my pdf document with latex i use TeXnicCenter on windows 7 and after i update Miketex i got this crash Problem signature: Problem Event Name: APPCRASH Application Name: miktex-...
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Quotation Marks: " vs. ''

The quotes in the title are different: the first is one character, and the second is composed of two characters. On a Windows machine, depending on the program I'm using, pressing 'shift + quotation ...
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Synonyms check in LaTeX/TeXnicCenter?

I would like to ask that as in Microsoft word it is possible to check synonyms of every word. Is there any same feature available in LaTeX/TeXnicCenter?
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“Cannot Execute the Command” error with sumatraPDF in TeXnicCenter

When I build the output, I can view it in pdf using sumatrapdf by pressing F5 sometimes, but most of the time I have to rebuild the output until it works. The error is: When I build the pdf, I can ...
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Package inputenc Error: Keyboard character used is undefined (inputenc) in inputencoding 'UTF-8' [closed]

I have document in Latex. Every compile worked without errors. But now, I reinstalled my Windows 10, and the same document not working. I didn't change anything on document and now I have these Errors ...
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TeXnicCenter freezes on Build

TeXnicCenter used to work perfectly with Windows on my system. However since this morning (I made no changes to my system in the meantime) when I try to build a project or file, TeXnicCenter freezes ...
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Stop TeXnicCenter from generating auxiliary files [duplicate]

Is there a way to configure TeXnicCenter not to generate .aux, .bbl, .blg, .log, .out files? I am only an amateur user so I don't need to look into the details as long as the PDF can be successfully ...
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Can TeXnicCenter export Own Text Module and Customized Shortcut Key?

I have defined 10 own text modules and more than 10 math shortcut keys. I don't want to redo it when reinstalling the OS. Is there any way to export them as a file and ready for import to a new OS ...
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Can't get References to work in TeXnicCentre [duplicate]

First question, and an account made specifically for it. I'm having trouble getting citations to work from my bib file. I've spent the last several hours trying to get it to work, and as far as I can ...
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Customize cursor position in TeXnicCenter autocompletion

For example, the following in math.xml makes possible autocompletion for the equation envirionment <lxEnvironment name="equation" parameters="1" desc="Math environment" ...
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Chemstyle: TMP labels not replaced

I am trying to use the chemstyle package but am failing to replace the TMP labels with the automatic label numbers. I could go back to manually editing each eps file and inserting it as figures, but ...