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TeXnicCenter & Adobe Reader DC

Latest Update (March 24, 2022) The installer of Adobe Acrobat Reader DC comes only with one version which is 32-bit. Note: If you install it on Windows 64-bit, the next automatic update of Adobe ...
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TeXnicCenter & Adobe Reader DC

With the (silent) April 2017 update to Acrobat Reader DC to version 2017.009.20044, the parameters in Jiří's answer don't work anymore. TeXnicCenter just stops responding when trying to view the ...
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Accidentally caused "CR LF" to appear. How to remove them?

You've enabled "End of Lines". Disable this by following View > End of Lines: Keyboard shortcut is Ctrl+Shift+9.
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How to copy/paste multiple spaces from lstlistings?

Unfortunately, space characters cannot reliably be copied from a PDF. This answer on Superuser is bang on: The problem with PDF is that it doesn't really encode text. All it does is pretty much ...
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Format: Center 2 lines

You could use the tabular environment: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{r@{\enspace\textbullet\enspace}l} Address & City, State \\ Phone number & Email address \...
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TeXnicCenter & Adobe Reader DC

To complement the answers by Jiří Chmelík and Frank Seifert. Update: In October 2018, Adobe Acrobat Reader DC has been updated to 2019.008.20071. acroviewR19 should be used instead, if you have this ...
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Why is TeXnicCenter breaking down with arara for smallest errors?

Dealing with processes is not a trivial task, sadly. From the terminal, arara prints the compilation status and ends, as expected. When called from editors, I believe it's a matter on how each ...
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Log and messages panel "gone"?

In TeXnicCenter, you probably pressed Escape while the "Output" window was active. This unpins it from the interface, effectively removing it from view. To restore this window in V 1.00 (Stable), ...
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Can I completely delete BibTex, when moved to biblatex/Biber?

If you use biblatex together with Biber, bibtex (i.e. bibtex.exe) is not needed any more. You could use biblatex together with bibtex via the backend=bibtex option, but that is general not recommended ...
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How do I get TeXCount working in TeXnicCenter

I guess I will answer my question, although it isn't solved as such - but at least I can use TeXcount on windows via what seems to me a very linuxy method! I installed ActivePerl I have MikTex ...
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How to create nomenclature using TeXnicCenter?

In TeXnicCenter you can add a new profile for compiling with a nomenclature. Press alt+F7 to open the dialog windows for the profiles. Choose your standard profile, copy it with the button copy and ...
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Norwegian letters in bibliography and article text

When you changed to \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} You also need to re-encode your document to latin1 from utf-8. But anyway better probably is to use and declare utf-8 but use traditional ascii ...
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How can I automatically replace all accentuated characters by the corresponding codes in TeXnicCenter?

You can also do it with latex or pdflatex, by using the packages fontenc (encoding for the printed text) and inputenc (encoding for the source file). \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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TeXnicCenter & Adobe Reader DC

We're now in 2020, so the version is 20!
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How to even start learning MetaPost using Windows?

Give ConTeXt a chance. You won't get a barebone METAPOST compiler, but you will get a metapost layer, named metafun, tightly integrated with TeX. Open your editor, TeXnicCenter should make it, and ...
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TeXnicCenter: Copying compilation errors [to google]

Rather than going through the TeXnicCenter's own log window, it is easier to look at the log file itself. By compiling doc.tex, a log-file doc.log will be created. This contains the information the ...
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Which Windows editors have comment/ uncomment keyboard shortcuts?

In Winedt use Ctrl+Shift+Alt+→ to comment a line and to uncomment a line use Ctrl+Shift+Alt+←.
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Format: Center 2 lines

this approach defines a one-line command that treats everything but the bullet as without width. it ignores accidental spaces in the input. \documentclass{article} \newcommand{\cbline}[2]{% \...
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Failed to create pdf file

Well... Lets say she is not used to Linux paths and named her images with ä,ü,ö etc... This created the errors since it could not load the pictures. So yeah, this problem is solved, her latex errors ...
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TeXcenter project or LaTeX document

It seems that you call with for example \cite{test} an bib entry that is not included in your bib file. Then I think you see something like the following screenshot: Please have a look into this MWE: ...
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How can I change width of "output profile" toolbox in TeXnicCenter?

Click on Tools and then select Customize.... Then click on the output profile box (a black rectangle will appear), and then drag it with your mouse to the desired width.
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TeXnicCenter: opening PDF viewer internally

As stated on the TeXnicCenter download page, in order "to start working with LaTeX, you also need a TeX distribution and a PDF viewer." TeXnicCenter does not provide an internal viewer. You need to ...
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How to even start learning MetaPost using Windows?

You might also try lualatex and the luamplib package. If you have a full MikTeX installation, you should already have the lualatex version of latex installed, so TeXnicCenter should already have ...
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TeXnic Center not interacting with Adobe Reader

Have the same problem popping up occasionally after an update to the adobe reader. What helps sometimes is to update these To match the version of your adobe acrobat reader
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Make the toolbar of TeXnicCenter 2.02 French

I fear the only answer is: There is no TxcResFrench.dll, and also no TxcResFrancais.dll or TxcResFrançais.dll for version 2.02. The German language file is not named TxcResGerman.dll, but ...
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ForwardSearch: "Cannot execute the command" when using LuaLaTeX

I have the same problem. In addition, I saw that lualatex does not produce a synctex.gz file. therefore, the forward search commando can not be executed. I was able to solve the problem, by changing ...
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TeX Live not compiling from TeXnicCenter

The best practice to install TeXnicCenter is: If you have installed an TeX distribution and TeXnicCenter deinstall both! Reboot the computer! Install and upate the TeX distribution, you want to use. ...
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TeXnicCenter & MiKTeX – "directory where the executable is located"?

I think the most reliable way is to go to MikTex console->setting->Directories->"Links to the executables have been installed in" Somehow mine is C:\Users\Username\AppData\Local\Programs\MiKTeX 2.9\...
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Update / reload files silently

Too long for a comment! Okay, you have several tex files open in TeXnicCenter and you change some of them with an other program, right? Then the given message comes up. As far as I know there is no ...
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