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Cannot run auctex on emacs

I installed auctex via M-x package-install. I then added this line to my .emacs file: (require 'auctex). However, upon startup, Emacs complains that error: Required feature `auctex' was not provided. ...
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Auctex View works or does not depending on how I launched Emacs

I try to open a PDF in Skim from Emacs (via Auctex's View command) on MacOSX Mavericks 10.9.2. When I open Emacs.app by double-clicking or through Spotlight, it fails. Nothing happens. There's no ...
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EPS to PDF not working with auctex/emacs with osx

If I have an image named plot1.eps in my working directory then I create the following document named test.tex with emacs: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \title{Brief Article} ...
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Why does Emacs replace quotation marks incorrectly in LaTeX mode?

When writing LaTeX documents in Emacs, it usually automatically replaces quotation marks " by `` or '', as it should. But sometimes, it incorrectly replaces by "` and "' instead. I am observing this ...
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Emacs Auctex change default View command

I need help using the View command in Auctex running in emacs. This is essential for viewing pdfs and without it I can not make TeX documents. In my emacs file I have the following (which was created ...
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Configuring Auctex for emacs

I need help with configuring auctex in emacs. I have downloaded and installed auctex but I cannot get anything to work. I am running MAC OS X 10.8.4 and am running emacs through the terminal. If I use ...
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Select font (face) for AucTeX section styles

Is there a way to select the font (face) and size for the AucTeX section styles?
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Changing the default latex generate command in AucTeX

I downloaded AucTeX off of M-x package-list-packages and I've enabled AucTeX in my .emacs with (load "~/.emacs.d/elpa/auctex-11.86/tex-site.el" nil t t) When I type C-c C-c I would like to by ...
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SumatraPDF as default PDF viewer in Emacs

I have been trying to change the default PDF viewer in Emacs from Adobe to SumatraPDF. After searching on the internet I began editing the .emacs file. The file has a lot of stuff not concerning the ...
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Making emacs/AucTeX open Acrobat on Windows

How can I configure emacs 24 (with AucTeX) on MS windows so that I can bind a key to compile the latex document in the active buffer and then open the resulting pdf in acrobat? Can the same technique ...
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Using AUCtex on ElementaryOS using Emacs24.2

I'm using ElemantaryOS which is an unofficial derivative of Ubuntu. I'm also using Emacs24.2 (There are some shell features that are essentials for me). I tried to install AUXtex (from package ...
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preview-latex with AUCTeX

I have heard a lot of positive talk about emacs and I have therefore decided to learn it and start using it. For now, I will mainly be using to write LaTeX documents. I have successfully installed ...
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Flyspell save word to dictionary

I'm using flyspell for spell checking in AucTeX. How can I ignore or add a word to the dictionary without using the popup menu and without using the mouse? There's the command ...
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How can one-handed work in Emacs be eased?

My right hand is temporarily immobilized and I would like to do some minor work in Emacs, mostly in Org-mode, but also in AUCTeX. Are there ways to ease one-handed work in Emacs, such as some mode or ...
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AucTeX TOC with multifile document

I'm writing my PhD thesis with LaTeX-Sweave and I use EMACS with AucTex and ESS. I have a master file (master.tex) and some slave files and my question is about the use of the TOC in the slave files. ...
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AUXtex is not showing preview in EMACS

I have just installed AUXtex and I follow the instruction on the manual very carefully, however, when I tried preview it shows an error icon instead of the preview image of the equation. What should I ...
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emacs AucTeX:Turn off auto-fill-mode inside a particular LaTeX environment

I like using auto-fill-mode for hard line wrapping. However, when I'm making a big tabular in a .tex file, I like using align-current to have the table look somewhat like it would when printed. The ...
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Why hasn't my customising of reftex-cite-format been recognised?

In my .emacs I set up the following code to allow me to use biblatex cite commands when editing LaTeX files: (setq reftex-cite-format '( (\C-m . "\\cite[]{%l}") (?p . ...
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How to insert *.tex-templates in Emacs-buffer using minibuffer-choose.el?

Weeks ago I found this answer to Most significant reasons that led us to (La)TeX on tex.stackexchange.com. "Leo2007" describes, how to insert *.tex-templates into a buffer of Emacs. I could not find ...
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AUCTeX and tabs

I've been tinkering for hours and I'm becoming desperate. I want tabs! I like tabs, I see no advantage in using spaces and therefore I ident with tabs (alignment is done with spaces though). But I ...
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emacs reftex reftex-create-bibtex-file ignores cites with optional arguments

Emacs reftex has a command reftex-create-bibtex-file that searches the current .tex file and creates a bibliography (.bib) of all cited works. The problem is, that while it picks up \cite{foo} it ...
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Emacs Auctex: How do I open the pdf in evince at the current cursor position

I use emacs auctex to write latex files. Since the text is pretty long, and I tend to change things in different places, I would like emacs to open the pdf so that the position in the text is shown ...
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preview-latex not working in Emacs.app

I just installed auctex and preview-latex on my mac, and now when I open a tex document I see auctex has been loaded, but when I try to generate a preview I get the following error message: Running ...
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Loading the preview function of AUCTeX 11.86 on macports Emacs-app 23.2.1 port

I've installed Emacs-app 23.2.1 via MacPorts and I'm trying to install AUCTeX 11.86 so that it will work on this installation. I've run the following configure line for AUCTeX and that seems to ...
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Emacs, AUC Tex and Tex Live problem on Mac OS

I have (apparently) correctly installed MacTex 2010 and I am able to use it from the terminal and with Texmate. But when I try to compile a Latex file using emacs in the AUC Tex mode it have an ...
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How to set monospaced font for lstlisting and verbatim in Emacs?

How to set monospaced font for lstlisting and verbatim in Emacs? I use Emacs 23.2.1 + AUCTeX 11.86 with Tango theme.
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Installing AucTeX 1.86 over Emacs.app in OS X

I am trying to install AucTeX 1.86 over an Emacs binary (version 24.0.50) from emacsformacosx.com. On first attempt ./configure outputs: configure: error: Cannot find the texmf directory! ...
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Auto-focus xdvi after running viewdvi in Emacs with AUCTeX

I've been using emacs with AUCTeX mode to edit my latex documents for a few days now, but there's something that's really bugging me. As it should be, whenever I do C-c C-c RET it compiles the file, ...
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Adding autocomplete options to auctex C-c C-e?

When I'm using auctex with emacs to write LaTeX documents, I would like to be able to add a couple more options to the list of environment types that auctex "recognises" and can autocomplete, namely ...