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TeXMaker 5.0.4

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  • Latest Version

    TeXMaker 5.1.4

  • Operating System

    macOS 10.12 Sierra or later

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    Pascal Brachet / External Link

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What's new in this version:

TeXMaker 5.0.4
- The url used to check a new version has been fixed (website has moved to https)
- A bug after closing the internal pdf viewer during a session (not the embed one) has been fixed
- The deactivation of the list of pages in the internal pdf viewer is now recorded in the viewer settings
- The pos and size of the internal browser is now recorded
- Some paths to miktex 2.9 have been updated
- A typo in the english manual has been fixed
- A workaround about the bad detection of dpi screen on Xorg has ben added
- The french translation has been fixed (some missing items)
- A typo in the dutch translation has been fixed
- The ctrl+, shortcut has been added for opening the configuration dialog
- The ctrl+0 shortcut has been added for defining the master document
- For the debian package, default dictionaries folder has been moved to /usr/share/hunspell

TeXMaker 5.0.3
- The bug about the bad highlighting on misspelled text before a cite{} or label{} command has been fixed
- If no text is selected the "(un)comment" command will (un)comment the current line
- The default size of the configuration dialog has been reduced (users request)
- Fold/Unfold/Fold All/Unfold All menu options has been added (thanks to Robin Watts)
- A bug about completion when citing references that contain numbers has been fixed
- A trouble in the "recent files" menu with names including an ampersand has been fixed
- A typo in the documentation has been fixed
- A typo in the de translation has been fixed (thanks to Stéphane YVON)

TeXMaker 5.0.2
- A memory leak has been fixed in the internal pdf viewer
- The trouble about the "open terminal" command on windows has been fixed

TeXMaker 5.0.1
- a trouble with the MikTex's ps2pdf command has been fixed
- the "-dpiscale x" option has been added to the Texmaker command line : with this option the environment variable QT_SCALE_FACTOR will be set to x before building the GUI (same behavior than adding "export QT_SCALE_FACTOR=x" to the environment variables). Can be used to adjust the interface if the monitor dpi is not well detected
- the cs translation has been updated

TeXMaker 5.0
- new and more modern interface look
- highdpi is now supported on windows and linux
- a spellcheck annoying trouble on kde5 has been fixed
- new pdf engine
- synctex updated to 1.18
- Qt4 support has been removed : Qt5 (>=5.7) is now required
- de, es, hu, pl, and zh_CN translations have been updated
- note: Texmaker depends now only from the Qt toolkit to be compiled

TeXMaker 4.5
- /Library/TeX/texbin/ has been added to the default path for MacOsX El Capitan
- the content of the cite{} command is no more scanned while the spell checking
- a compilation trouble has been fixed with Qt 5.5.x
- a new option allow the svn users to display the uncommitted lines with a different color in the line number widget (Configure Texmaker -> Editor)
- two more options for the pdf internel viewer contextual menu (user request): number of words in the current pdf page and open the file browser at the pdf file location
- de, hu, it, nl, pl, se and zh_CN translations have been updated

TeXMaker 4.4.1
Bugs fixed:
- a crash if the "% !TEX encoding=" meta tag is not valid has been fixed
- a bug related to some shorctuts (ctrl+shift+?) has been fixed

- The macosx Lion/Moutain/Maverick package is again compiled with Qt 5.2.1 (two much issues with Qt 5.3.2 webkit and macdeployqt on MacOsX >=10.10)

TeXMaker 4.4

- a new wizard for a standard XeLaTeX document has been added
- a script ("User" menu to execute it) to apply a hard word wrap at 80 columns to the selected text has been added (will work like the php wordwrap() function just change the textwidth value in the script if you need another value)
- the list of furnished scripts is displayed in the "Run Script" sub-menu of the "User" menu (if a script is located at the same place than the furnished scripts, it will appear automtically in this menu)
- support for the meta tags "% !TEX encoding=" and "% !TEX spellcheck" has been added (the meta tag "% !TEX root" is already supported)
- .vrb,.listing and .spx extensions have been added to the "Clean" command (users requests) cs, de, el, hu, pl, ru, se and vi translations have been updated (thanks to all the translators)

Bugs fixed:
- the xelatex command is now included in the "Tools" menu
- a bad behavior when spelling the document while a text is selected has been fixed (issue 1393)

- The windows versions are now compiled with poppler 0.26.
- The macosx Lion/Moutain/Maverick is now compiled with Qt 5.3.2 and poppler 0.26
- The obsolete macosx 32 bits version is no more furnished (the 4.3 version will stay available on the download page)

TeXMaker 4.3
- a visual diff view has been added to the "source viewer" (differences between the current files loaded in the editor and in the "source viewer") based on jsdifflib from Chas Emerick (BSD license)
- when a command fails, the command is now displayed with the error message "Could not start the command"
- an "reload all documents from file" option has been added to the "File" menu (users request)
- if a "completion.txt" file is found in the same directory than texmaker.exe on windows, in the "/usr/share/texmaker/" folder on linux and in the "Resources" subdirectory of the .app package on macosx, all items from this file will be added automatically for the autocompletion (the syntax must be the same than for the ."Customize completion" option of the "User" menu.
- an option to launch the "Clean" tool when exiting the program has been added (users request)
- a texmaker man page and a texmaker.menu file have been added in the "utilities" directory of the source (thanks to Bernd Warken for the man-page)
- the cs, el, es, hu and se translations have been updated (thanks to all the translators)

TeXMaker 4.2

- script support has been added (only for the text editor part - "User" menu)
- with the new option "-n" for the command line, a new instance of Texmaker can be launched (will break the synchronization with the pdf viewers and others feautures)
- hu and nl translations have been updated
- the windows and macosx lion/maverick versions are now compiled with Qt 5.2.1

Bugs fixed:
- while loading the last session, the bug about the focus has been fixed
- a bug about the "commands" combo box in the main toolbar has been fixed
- a typo in the russion translation has been fixed
- a bad trigger detection for the snippets has been fixed

TeXMaker 4.1.1
- the latex reference manual has been updated
- ca and pt dictionaries have been added
- ca, cs, de, es, pl and se translations have been updated
- the math mode ( ) is now supported by the syntax highlighting (patch from Felix Löhr) [user request]
- double latex and pdflatex compilation has been added for the "Quick build" modes with asymptote (required for the cross references) [user request]
- while autocompletion, if the inserted item doesn't contain a placeholder the cursor will no more jump to the next placeholder [user request]
- the delay after regaining focus while the "check for external changes" option is used has been reduced [user request]
- autocompletion with an underscore character is no more stopped after reaching the undescore [user request]
- .snm and .nav files are also deleted while using the "Clean" command [user request]
- if the log report an error for the line 1, the cursor doesn't jump anymore to the top of the document [user request]
- "user" completion items can now be directly modified [user request]

TeXMaker 4.1
- a "Beamer presentation" wizard has been added (with theme preview)
- LuaLaTeX support has been added
- the macosx lion package is now compiled with Qt 5.1.1. According to this Qt bug report this should fix the trouble with macosx maverick. If not, the TexmakerMacosx64.zip package should be used.
- detection of utf8 encoding without BOM has been added
- the "two pages" mode for the pdf viewer is no more reseted after a new compilation (patch from Andreas Volk)
- "patent" entry to the biblatex menu has been added
- placeholders have been added to the "Tabbing" wizard
- de, el, it and uk translations have been updated
- a link to the english wikibook about LaTeX has been added to the "Help" menu (for non french users)
- a trouble about the "most used symbols" panel has been fixed
- new predefined "Quick build" modes have been added:
- lualatex + view pdf
- pdflatex + bib(la)tex + pdflatex + pdflatex + view pdf
- latex + bib(la)tex + latex + latex + dvips + ps2pdf + view pdf
- sweave + pdflatex + view pdf

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