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Questions tagged [winedt]

{winedt} is a shareware (non-free) all-purpose text editor for Windows, specifically designed and configured to integrate seamlessly with a TeX System (such as MiKTeX or TeX Live).

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Winedt10.2 and MikTex 2.9 Wrong DVI mode driver option `dvipdfm'

I am using Winedt10.2 and MikTeX2.9. I wanna run a thesis template which runs well on the older Winedt version. I am getting the error "LaTeX Error: File `hypernat.sty' not found". How can I fix ...
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LaTex inline math $…$ problem in WinEdt

In WinEdt10, the inline math is italic, and the subscript "_" is no longer visible. I need to turn off the italic format of the inline mode $...$. Can anyone help with the issue?
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my question this how do you writting graph? error when arrows change directions [duplicate]

\begin{tikzcd} \bullet & & & \bullet & & & \\ \arrow[ur]\arrow[dr] & \bullet \end{tikzcd} help me question? couldn't write 3 shapes side by side
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Ø is not understood in text, but only in my bib-file, and vice versa

Sorry for my confusing title. :) I'm a newbie, so please bear with me. I use \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} but in order to write Ø, I have to write \O{} in the text. ...
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How to configure Inverse Search with WinEdt + Okular configuration?

My environment is as follows: OS: Windows 10 Pro: 64bit kept being updated. WinEdt: Build: 20180507 (v. 10.3) - 64-bit Okulat: 1.6.70 32-bit Very sorry, I should have mentioned it. WinEdt is an ...
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Winedt 10. How to use a theme in all Winedt and not only in a sub-window?

after selecting Options / Theme / Solarized Dark you can see this The question is: How to obtain all Winedt Window (menus, optioins interface, Tree, console idle, toolbar,...) afected by Solarized ...
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An input encoding problem

I have two similar (as far as I can say) installations of MikTex 2.9+Winedt 10.3 on two Windows 10 machines. When I LaTex a particular file on one machine, it compiles with no problem. On the other ...
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Make WinEdt spell-check in another language

What is the simplest way to make WinEdt (10.2 if it makes a difference) to spell-check in another language? In my case the other language is Swedish.
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The word “Adobe” in funny colour in WinEdt [closed]

It seems like some words are highlighted automatically in a different colour in WinEdt. Is there anyone that can explain this? Is there any setting regarding which words to highlight in which ...
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I want to writing the matrix on the arrow from X to Y 3x3 type, from Z to Y 3x2 type ;

How can I program the above diagram? ` $$ \begin{tikzcd} k\oplus k^2 \arrow[r] & k\oplus k^2 & 0\oplus k \arrow[l] \end{tikzcd} $$ `
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changing default coding in TeX [duplicate]

Just installed WinEdt cannot SAVE Russian characters. It warns: ``Some characters were lost while converting from UNICODE to CP 0. Save anyway?'' Probably, TeX converts all files to Unicode, but my ...
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Winedt 10 does not wrap the text

I'm using Winedt 10 to write my thesis and I have somehow managed to press some button or quick command that has stopped the text from wrapping inside the editor. This means that when writing, the ...
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Automatically Change the File Output name [duplicate]

Background: I'm writing an exam and solutions for the exam in LaTeX (using WinEdt 10.2, if that matters). The university has an exam package I'm using that lets me change one option on the package to ...
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How to set a setting to move cursor to next line after writing 250 alphabets in a line?

I am getting some problem in Tex writing. Can any one tell me how to set a setting to move cursor (automatically) to next line after writing 250 alphabets in a line? I am using WinEdt. P.S. I want my ...
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Change behavior of tab erasing in WinEdt

I would like to Change behavior of tab erasing in the WinEdt editor. When I insert a tab (pressing the tab key), it does insert a tab, but if right after that I press backspace to erase it, it erases ...
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Winedt: Colouring Commands

How to put the commands in color on WinEdt, I used highlighting in preference without any result.
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compiling problem in winedt [duplicate]

Recently I started to use Winedt and I have the following problem. When I compile a document, in case of an error I correct the lines. The thing is that in order to compile once more I have to either ...
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WinEdt 10.2 How to activate the active filename indicator?

I've just switched computer and installed WinEdt 10.2 on the new machine (which uses Windows 10 Pro). I find I've lost the one-line horizontal window that previously appeared between the toolbars and ...
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Writing report in Winedt: Forced to use “Erase Output Files” after each mistake

I'm writing my thesis using MiKTeX and WinEdt 9 for Windows. I write the different chapters individually, and then I have a "masterfille" with the documentclass "report" where I use the command "input"...
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Code in latex for braces

In LaTeX text, I sometimes need 'unpaired' parenthesis - ( without ) or vice versa; however, in such a case, delimiter check macro reports error. I found a simple solution: \symbol{40} and \symbol{41},...
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Conflict of active strings in WinEdt

I am using WinEdt 10.2. I designed two active strings which do the following jobs. One active string automatically changes "\c?}" into "\mathcal{?}" if ? is a single uppercase letter and does nothing ...
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Winedt environment indentation

When I use the automatic environment in Winedt, it automatically creates a "2 space" indentation, as it follows I'd like to know if there someway to change this space, I mean, I'd like to start ...
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TikZ & WinEDT project: compile test file [duplicate]

when working on a WinEDT project with many files and a main file, how can I compile another file without closing the project altogether? Imagine I want to create a TikZ figure, which involves many ...
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Popup list of labels in WinEdt

I am using WinEdt 7.0. In certain circumstances I would like to popup the window of labels. How can I do it without typing "\ref{}"? If I would like to assign a shortcut to popping-up the window of ...
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how to make WinEdt the default editor for `.tex` files?

I want to open all files .tex with Winedt 5.6 but all files .tex is opening with Texworks. If I select the option Choose default program and I select the WinEdt, it doen't appear in the list. Even if ...
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How to get MakeIndex working in WinEdt

I hope this is a simple question with a simple answer. I am using WinEdt and there is a TeX menu with "Make Index" as an option. I have gone into Execution Modes and found the "MakeIndex" entry, ...
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How do I stop WinEdt from interfering with my (correct) typing? [duplicate]

System: Windows 10, WinEdt 10.2 Problem: Something prevents me from typing correct Finnish. More precisely. I begin to type the word "tehtävä". Only I can't!! The program thinks it is smarter ...
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How to compile “directly”(with an icon) a PsTricks code with WinEdt?

(Win8 + Winedt 10.2 + MikTeX 2.9.6515) I usually use Winedt with PDFLaTeX or PDFTeXify, with this icon If I want to compile a PsTricks code, I need to: 1.- compile with LATEX (L icon), then 2.- ...
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Add environment and commands for completion in WinEdt

Since version 10.2, Winedt allows completing commands while writing. Nevertheless, not all commands are possible to be completed. Is there a way to adds further commands or an environment? In ...
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Managing the set of files to be opened when WinEdt starts

My old laptop died, and I need to rebuild my TeX-system. The new setup: Windows 10, MikTeX 2.9, WinEdt10.2 In my old system I somehow managed to make WinEdt behave in the following IMHO ...
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Bibtex error, citation not showing up

Well, I have the following structure in Winedt: \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} \usepackage{cite} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb,amsfonts} \usepackage{algorithmic} \usepackage{...
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winedt: disable the spell-option globally

Using WinEdt I want to disable the spell-option globally (so I do not have to disable it each time opening a document), but I can't find this 'button' in the menue.
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Changing matching parenthesis color in WinEdt

I'd like to change the highlighting color of the matching parenthesis (and later braces and brackets) in WinEdt v10.2. Here is a snapshot of the highlighted parenthesis in default theme: I tried ...
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Can I see the pdf of a file open with a WinEdt project but not in the project?

Maybe this is asking too much, or again maybe it is easy and i just missed the instructions. Sometimes while working on a project, in WinEdt, with a set Main File, I need to look at TeX files that do ...
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WinEdt: How to open the new PDF compiled without closing the old-one?, compiled minutes ago [duplicate]

Using WinEdt 10.2 on Windows, when I compiled a doc, automatically WinEdt opens the PDF with Acrobat Reader. And If I didn´t close that viewed file, I recompiled again and WinEdt closes the old PDF ...
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PDFTexify Errors [duplicate]

This morning, WinEdt 10.2 start exhibiting the problem with Adobe Reader DC in that I have to close the reader each time I want to compile with PDFTexify. Here is the error that I get: Cannot Open ...
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WinEdt has stopped being able to close pdf files [duplicate]

Ulrike Fischer's answer shows the previous similar questions are all out of date. The latest of them, Problems with Adobe Acrobat Pro DC 2017 and WinEdt refers to AcroviewA17 and AcroviewR17 and ...
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How to select one specific dictionary in Winedt?

I installed a Spanish dictionary on Winedt long ago, but now I'm writing in English and I would like to use just the English spelling dictionary, I don't want it to mark words as correct because they ...
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WinEdt 10.2: where is the spell-checker settings?

I am using WinEdt 10.2 and I find its spell-checker quite irregular in underlining syntax errors. (I write in English.) While it can usually detect my syntax errors, there are instances when it ...
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WinEdt: Terminate last run

The newer versions of winedt are very annoying as they won't run if a previous compilation did not terminate. This requires manual termination which is simple a hurdle to jump. Is there any way to ...
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How do I define custom shortcuts in WinEdt 10.2?

How do I define custom shortcuts like F7 for compiling with XeLaTex and F8 with LuaLaTex ? It's on MainMenu.ini and maybe how do I change F9 for LuaLaTex or XeLaTex if F7, F8 are taken..
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WinEdt command *append*

The Edit drop down list in WinEdt has one section with four entries: Paste, cut, copy, append. The last three are grayed out if no text is selected. I know what paste, cut, and copy are. But I have ...
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Bibliography does not update

I am using WinEdt to write my thesis and JabRef for the bibliography and encounter the following problem: Whenever I change or add something to my list in JabRef and use the "PDFTeXify" button to ...
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How(where) to change the default directory where WinEdt save new files?

How (where) to change the default directory where WinEdt save new files?
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How to Show line numbers in WinEdt?, BY DEFAULT

You can active de show number lines, but ... How to chow number lines by default?
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passing argument to biber in WinEdt

I use WinEdt 9.1 with both biber (version 2.7) and bibtex. When I call biber, I want to pass the --nostdmacros argument to it. How may I do this? Ordinarily, I would just go to Execution Modes > ...
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Hide .synctex files

I use WinEdt 10.1 and Sumatrapdf. I find the inverse search extremely useful. However, the .synctex files are quite annoying to me because I work within a folder which contains up to a hundred latex ...
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TeX menu missing in WinEdt install

I just installed WinEdt build: 20170413 (v. 10.2) on Windows 10. the main menu item TeX is missing; also in the Execution Modes config, there are no tabs of either Tex System or Tex Options. Can ...
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How to use arara

Hello after compiling the code found below using WinEdt 10 PDFLaTeX, I ran arara from the accessories menu but got an error I didn't get any directives in 'animated1.tex' , so didn't do anything... ...
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New command buttons similar to \"o in WinEdt

I am not a serious programmer and this may just be over my head. But I would like to be able to create a few new buttons that would work the way buttons like \"o work in the WinEdt GUI Page Control ...