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{texstudio} is about the LaTeX editor TeXstudio, formerly called TexMakerX. It is a fork of another editor called Texmaker, which has its own tag {texmaker}.

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Grammarly for texstudio

The Grammar Check of texstudio is Languagetool which is really not a grammar checker (although best in the opensource environment). I was wondering if anyone knows a way to connect one of the good ...
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output directory Asymptote in TeXLive

How does the asymptote and asypictureB packages determine the output file and working directories? I tried to use asypictureB and TeXLive to produce my files and put all the output files to a ...
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Texstudio Ctrl+Alt+Space shortcut not working on Ubuntu 18.04

I'm experiencing a similar problem to this question. Basically, Texstudio (tested versions 2.12.6 and 2.12.8) doesn't recognize the combination Ctrl+Alt+Space. Other combinations seem to work. The ...
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TeXstudio Auto Preview the PDF

I really like TeXstudio for the vast majority of my typesetting tasks. It's very smooth and works great for large numbers of small files, which is what I deal with most of the time (quizzes, quiz ...
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Texstudio and subfiles package

I am using TexStudio and am very happy with it. Now I have discovered the subfiles package to be able to compile only the part of my document I am working on. But TexStudio detects that the document ...
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Problem with package installation of pstricks

I installed miktek and texstudio from internet when started using package pstriks it firstly asked to install from internet i have permission but again after running same dialogue box opened it ...
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TeXstudio does not suggest a defined environment when typing

I do not know why TeXstudio no longer picks up the following environment. Normally, when I type \begin{in, TeXstudio will suggest the correct environment \begin{inlineexample}. It was working ...
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how to set font style to Constantia in tex

I am using 'book' documentclass in tex (using texstudio over windows10) and would like to set the font-style to "Constantia" (as available in microsoft word). Can anyone please let me know how can I ...
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How to save settings in texstudio?

I've changed some shortcuts in texstudio and saved them. I am not an expert of programming but I can see some relevant text regarding the saved shortcuts in texstudio.ini file as follows: keysetting\...
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Automatically 'closing' the $ symbol in TeXstudio

Friends, is there a way to make TeXstudio 'close' the $ symbol the same way it does with parenthesis or even \(?
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Inverse search jumps to wrong position

I have a problem regarding the inverse search in Texstudio. When Im doing the inverse search to find the corresponding code from the pdf, Texstudion always jumps to the wrong position. It is always ...
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Disabling autocompletion of `\(\)` in TeXstudio

I am using TeXstudio 2.12.6 QT 5.9.1, and have the Auto Complete Parentheses in Special options turned on. In general, it automatically 'closes' the brackets / braces for the following combinations: (...
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TeXstudio - Preventing syntax highlighting effects from LaTeX special characters in Lua code

Is there way to make TeXstudio ignore the contents of a \directlua command when performing syntax highlighting? Currently, it ends up causing highlighting like: Which is distracting when scanning the ...
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Telling TexStudio what bibtex command to use for a specific file

If I want to tell TexStudio what TeX program to use for a specific file, I just write this magic command at the top of the file: % !TeX program = pdflatex --shell-escape -synctex=1 -interaction=...
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Connect Language Tool with TexStudio on Mac

I would like use LanguageTool in my TeXstudio distribution in order to check my grammar. I am using Mac OS X El Capitan, TeXstudio 2.11.0 and LanguageTool 3.2. The Languagetool works as standalone or ...
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Loading a custom template in TexStudio

Following an answer on my previous question about creating a default preamble, I tried to create a custom template in TexStudio using the commands file-->make template. Even though the template is ...
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Standalone Output Directory

I configured my TexStudio to use a Directory for temporary files called "build". When i compile the standalone document all files except the pdf and the synctex.gz are in the folder "build". When I ...
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TexStudio - internal embedded pdf viewer shows different figure than external pdf viewer of the output pdf

I use TexStudio (2.9.4) on a Mac OSX (10.10.3) with TexLive. The problem here is that when I insert figures, that are saved as pdf files, and compile with PDFLaTex, the output figures deviate from the ...
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tikz stops drawing into pdf after 20 line segments in plot generated through knitr tikzDevice

Problem If I try to draw a curve generated through knitr using tikzDevice into .pdf only 20 line segments of that curve are drawn and TeXstudio, through which I do it, just leaves message running ...
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Spellchecking highlighting problem in TexStudio when writing in Arabic

When I write a document in Arabic it behaves differently than in English when it comes to highlighting words misspelled. Consider the screenshot below: Arabic comma right after the target word, ...
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Texstudio does not show error

For some reason my Texstudio stopped showing error messages. Instead the compiling never stops now. For example, for the following code \documentclass[]{article} %opening \title{} \author{} \begin{...
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Smiley emoticon appears in the code after writing \

Sometimes, while I'm writing a command, after pressing \, an emoticon appears in the editor, like this for example: \☺ . How can I get rid of this? I use TeXstudio as Latex editor.
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LaTeX editor with seamless auto-complete

When working on a LaTeX project I like to create an .sty file (say mymacros.sty) where all my custom macros are defined. I then simply call \usepackage{mymacros} in the main .tex file preamble. I also ...
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Why TexStudio can not show eps-figure?

I am using xelatex to plot eps-image in pdf-file. But the eps-image is not showing and I want to know why Something I have found: Case 1: xelatex + TexStudio -> eps-image can not show, pdf-image ...
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Assign shortcut to “Open package documentation” context menu item?

How to bind a keyboard shortcut to the action Open package documentation that appears in the context menu when right-clicking on commands in the editor? I couldn't find it in the shortcut section of ...
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Texstudio + custom cwl: #include command ignored

Goal I am trying to derive my own class from memoir and would like to include all the auto-completiong from the original memoir class. Problem I wrote a customg .cwl file using #include:class-memoir....
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Bibtex does not find .aux files of chapters included with \include in output folder

I recently split my thesis in several files each containing one chapter which is included with \include in the main Latex-file. I call pdflatex with -output-directory=output to keep the source ...
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How do I view multiple PDF outputs with TexStudio?

I tried the solution here by going to Tools->View on both files. That simply opens the currently selected tex file's output in the viewer and not both/other simultaneously. I want to view two ...
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Can't run ltx2any from Texstudio (Windows)

I'm trying to get ltx2any running with TexStudio under Windows 10. I have ltx2any installed in "D:\Programs\Office\Latex\ltx2any", and put the folder in the PATH environment. Running "ltx2any" on a *....
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Go to source code using double click in TexStudio

I recently moved to Ubuntu and have started using TexStudio as a replacement for TeXnicCenter. One of the nice features of TeXnicCenter was that we could double click on a pdf, say in Sumatra PDF, ...
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TexStudio, using list of 'bad words'

I would like to use the option of TexStudio of having a 'bad words' list. I know where to find the wordlist directory. In here there is the bad word list for the German language (that works well when ...
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TeXstudio \cite-autocomplete stopped working

Today my autocomplete for my citations stopped. I am using TeXstudio and already tried: adding bibtex to autocomplete in the options, selecting the folder containing the bibtex file (Options) ...
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Make TeXstudio spell check all files

I have my document split up and referenced by a root document in the form of; \input{path/to/file} I can currently trigger a spell check on the current document by using Tools > Check Spelling. Is ...
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Autocomplete in TeXstudio for macro with optional argument

I have a macro, such as \newcommand*{\example}[2][]{#1.#2} defined. TeXstudio adds this to its autocomplete list, which is great, but when I actually autocomplete it shows up as \example{arg1}{arg2}...
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texstudio non-english text is black

I'm trying to change my color scheme and used this answer. My document is in persian so I downloaded this spell checker dictionary from OpenOffice website and also in texstudio changed he dictionary ...
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How to add a search path for packages in TexStudio on Mac OS?

I would like to add a custom folder into the search path of TexStudio on OS X Yosemite for using custom packages. Is it possible to do so in a way that it would work when compiling LaTeX documents ...
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Inkscape and --shell-escape with TexStudio

My purpose is to show fig1.svg in latex. Here is my code: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{listings} \lstset{language=Matlab} \lstset{tabsize=2} \usepackage{graphicx} \...
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Texstudio pdflatex doesn't have -aux-directory Alternative

If checked in my command line but my version of pdflatex running on a university windows system doesn’t have the option -aux-directory. So I made a bat file moving the pdf from the output directory to ...
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Is it possible to add more commands to the Texstudio tikz panel?

Texstudio has quite useful panels for entering Tikz, PSTricks, Metapost and Asymptote commands automatically without typing them. The set of tikz commands are very limited though. I was wondering if ...
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How to compile files with non-ASCII paths?

I cannot compile files with non-ASCII paths. I am using XeLaTeX from MikTex and TexStudio on Windows. Is it possible to read paths as utf8? The specific path contains Chinese. If I change what ...
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TeXstudio: change color of errors / warnings

I want to change the text-color of the messages given in error-Tab. In fact the yellow / orange of the warnings is quite bad to read. In the options-dialog I only found possibilities to change the ...
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Remove the bookmark bar in texstudio?

I am wondering if there is any way to remove the bookmark bar (not sure what else it may be called) in TexStudio? I have disabled the 'central' toolbar, but there is still a bar taking up quite a bit ...
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Custom Commands for Texstudio Left Panel

I was looking for a way to add custom commands to the Left Panel in Texstudio (not the toolbar next to the text window) where you can find structure, symbols, etc. as marked in this post . I am ...
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TeXstudio opens always with the same file (solved)

This seems to be a trivial problem, but somehow I did not manage to find a solution. I bought my new laptop one month ago. I use Ubuntu 18.04 as my OS and installed TeXstudio (2.12.16) through the ...
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compile pstricks: ps2pdf doesn't work

I would like to revisit an old question, namely how to compile pstricks code properly. I tried to use the dvi-ps-pdf chain with the latex compiler within texstudio but it failed because ps2pdf seems ...
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Cannot open an embedded pdf

I am using TexStudio in Fedora 29. This piece of code seemed to compile correctly but the embedded pdf does not open if I click on the hyperlink... \documentclass{article} \usepackage{embedfile} \...
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includegraphics forward/inverse search with different image DPIs

Since I started using LaTeX I've found the forward/inverse search utility most helpful. What I've always noticed is that when using \includegraphics the area highlighted when forward searching a ...
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Chemnum commands not recognized

I am writing my Master thesis in Latex (Texstudio). I need to draw a lot of molecules and want to number them throughout the whole thesis. For some strange reason, the package chemnum isn't working. ...
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Subfigure, submat and easy to-do packages - Command \c@lofdepth already defined. \newcounter{lofdepth}

UPDATE: Added the command \PassOptionsToPackage{subfigure}{tocloft} before the easy-todo package, according to the answers, and it solved the problem! :) I have this error when i try to use ...
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TeXstudio pdflatex file not processed on arxiv

So I used to run TeXshop on my mac and uploaded quite a few files to the arxiv. Now I have a PC and have been running Texstudio and have been stonewalled by errors at every turn getting my pdflatex ...