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Kile is a LaTeX source editor for KDE.

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I want to use beamer-latex in Ubuntu. using the Kile version of latex. Compiling frequently responds 'pfgcore.sty missing' what to do?

I want to use beamer-latex with Kile for Ubuntu. Compiling with pdf-latex or latex responds with 'pfgcore.sty missing', what should I do?
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Where's Kile's dictionary now?

I'm on Ububtu 20.04, running Kile 2.9.93. Does anyone know where the dictionary is stored? Every now and then I need to change system and then I must add the same exceptions by hand over and over ...
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Dynamic word wrapping in Kile stopped working in Ubuntu 21.10

Just noticed that dynamic word wrapping is not working in Kile 2.9.93 on Ubuntu 21.10. The setting is in Settings > Configure > Kile > Editor > Appearance > Dynamic Word Wrap but no ...
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Click on Ubuntu 21.04 icons (left navigation) opens new icon rather than adding a red dot [duplicate]

My OS: Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 21.04 Release: 21.04 Codename: hirsute Note that I do not use the Wayland display server protocol that's used by default by Ubuntu 21....
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Okular pdf print preview problem

On ubuntu 20.04, I am facing problems with printing from day one. I don't know where to start from. So I deleted cups and just focus on okular. However, the print preview is coming out bad and when I ...
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Special characters substitution stopped working in Kile (compose key)

This question is a duplicate of this post on TeX - LaTeX Stack Exchange, but, since I strongly suspect that my problem is due to a bug in KDE/Kile, I thought it would be appropriate here as well. So ...
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Closed brackets [ ] are working everywhere except in Kile

Hello I am using Kile editor and as the title says: I can write [ ] and { } in every program except in Kile. I tried to define shortcuts but it doesn't work. Anyone had any similar problem?
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Error in kile about unable to open PDF file

I've been having a problem with kile and for a long time, I've just ignored it but it's now getting annoying... While typing in the editor window, I get a message that says, "Could not open file:///...
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Kile editor on Ubuntu 18.04 is not working properly

When I execute $ kile & from the terminal then I get the following message. Invalid Context= "stock" line for icon theme: "/usr/share/icons/ubuntu-mono-dark/stock/16/" Invalid Context= "stock"...
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Installing the old version of kile (2.1.3) in Ubuntu 18.04

I tried installing the old version of kile (2.1.3) in ubuntu 18.04, because every time Ubuntu is updated, the beta version gets install by default. I really don't like the version beta-2 of kile ...
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How do I automatically install tex packages in Kile?

I tried compiling a simple document in Kile and got a File `arydshln.sty' not found. \usepackage Error. Perhaps my opinion is too bold, but shouldn't this thing install missing packages ...
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Inverse search stopped working in Kile (Live Preview)

I have been using Inverse Search with Kile in Ubuntu 18.04 since I freshly installed my OS in 2018. I've been using the Live Preview while writing my texts in LaTeX. In the Document Viewer window, ...
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Old version of Kile on Ubuntu 18.04

So far I have been using a previous version of Kile in Ubuntu 16. Upon installing Ubuntu 18.04, I found that the default version in apt packet manager is Kile 3.1 and even a beta version (that's what ...
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Open a file from the command line

The default kile version (Kile 2.9.91) shipped with kubuntu 18.04 does not behave as expected. In older versions this $ kile myfile.tex would open myfile.tex for editing. However, in the current ...
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Kile icon buggy in left (launcher) bar (ubuntu 18.04) [duplicate]

Since I upgraded to 18.04 (well, technically, did a clean install), Kile no longer funcitons properly. More specifically, I added kile to favourites and there is an icon for it in the launcher bar (...
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Kile Live Preview: auto-reload without saving?

In Kile 2.9.91, is it possible to have the preview automatically refresh after a certain time of no modifications of the code? Just like in Gummi.
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kile and png graphics

I am using kile as a latex editor with the latex compiler. With ubuntu 14.04 when I used \includegraphics to insert a png image I got the bounding box without doing nothing. I think that kile and ...
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kile editor not working in ubuntu 16.04

my kile editor is not working, i mean I am not able to open my tex files in kile at all, even I am open kile and then new pdf/beamer etc ..nothing is coming at all.
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Kile Live Preview not working under Artful 17.10

When i started using kile in willy (15.10), i started directly with 'kile live preview' after upgrading to Artful when i want to install it with : sudo add-apt-repository -y ppa:kile/livepreview sudo ...
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KDE Kile + Okular forward search

I have just successfully managed to set up inverse search between Kile and Okular using this guide. Right next to it there is an even shorter guide about forward search. Given that inverse search ...
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kile in ubuntu touch

I have an Aquaris M10 Ubuntu tablet and I am happy with it. Now, I need to use a latex application on it so I tried to install Kile (the usual Latex environment I use on my Ubuntu laptop). I used ...
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Keyboard-layout changes automatically (xfce)

Apparently I have many keyboard-layout processes running. I'm on XFCE and let run a startup-application by setxkbmap -option grp:switch,grp:alt_shift_toggle,grp_led:scroll en,fr,de,latam Then it ...
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Shortcuts are Disappearing from the main menu / toolbar of "Kile"

Actually, I have found that, in the latest installation of KILE in Ubuntu 16.04, (I have installed through Ubuntu Software Center...), all the shortcuts specified in main menu are disappeared... and ...
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Kile. Keyboard layout switching

When working with text with Kile I use both Latin and Cyrillic keyboard layouts. Shortcuts like Ctrl+C or Ctrl+Z do work if layout is Latin, and do not work if layout is switched to Cyrillic. Is ...
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Kile crashing on typing in a file

After start of Kile, I type a letter in the editor (last edited file opened), and the application crashed immediately. If instead of typing a letter, I open a new file and start typing in it, Kile is ...
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kile crashes at startup and has no debug symbols

kile has started crashing every time at startup. The KDE crash handler comes up but complains there are no debug symbols. There appears to be no -dbg package for kile. I ran it with gdb and this is ...
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KDE spellchecker dropdown is empty

i run Ubuntu 14.04, installed packages are kile, aspell-de and aspell-en, the problem is that the dropdowns for dictionaries are empty (or show "()"). Changing the spellchecker language in ~/.kde/...
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Kile not working on Ubuntu 14.04 (Error: Cannot open log file; did you run LaTeX?)

I have recently updated to Ubuntu 14.04 and when I try to compile a .tex file using pdfLaTeX in Kile, I get the error message: Cannot open log file; did you run LaTeX? I tried the following to ...
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Kile on Ubuntu 14.04

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 and I really like Kile to edit latex documents. I tried some other editors, but I really think Kile is the best one by far. However, one thing in Kile is very annoying. On my ...
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Missing dictionaries for spell-checking with kate and kile

Spell-checking works in Kate and Kile, but only for English texts. It is not possible to select another language and dictionary. The selection of the dict is available for Kate/Kile at: Settings -> ...
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Inverse search in Kile (Ubuntu 13.10) doesn't work

After I upgraded to Ubuntu 13.10, inverse search from Okular to Kile stopped working. I did not change anything in my configuration of Kile or Okular: In Kile: Configure -> Tools -> Build ->Select a ...
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Kate, kile and other KDE applications crash in Ubuntu [closed]

I seem to have some issues with gtk libraries when trying to open KDE applications on my Ubnutu. Including Kate, Kile, etc (also the problem was observed when opening Mendeley desktop) The system is ...
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Tex Editor from main-repository

I am looking for a TeX editor from a main repository. Since I am very causious on intalling stuff from universe I would like to avoid TeXmaker and Kile :( Can anyone suggest a program?
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Kile '[PDFLaTeX] failed to start' when using TeX Live 2013 + self compiled Kile

On Ubuntu 13.04 I installed Tex Live 2013 and then compiled Kile from source (in order to avoid the large amount of dependencies that come with Ubuntu's version of Kile). Kile runs, but when I tried ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 - can not start Kile

I have installed Kile via Ubuntu Software center. I wanted to start it. On startup I receive following message: It doesn't matter if I choose No or Yes program crushes. Here is terminal output: $ ...
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Is there an easier way to add CJK support to Kile?

I am new to Kile and LaTeX and have already installed Kile and TeX Live 2012 on Ubuntu 12.04-LTS(64bits). I feel like adding Chinese support following procedure provided by this website using CJK: ...
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How to upgrade kile2.1 beta 4 to kile-2.1.3 in ubuntu 11.04?

I want to upgrade kile 2.1 beta 4 to Latest stable version kile 2.1.3 in 'Ubuntu11.04'. Will there any problem if I upgrade it ? My second question : I have kile-2.1.3.tar.bz2 file. How do I install ...
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make Kile default for tex files [duplicate]

I re-installed Ubuntu due to some issues but before the re-install, I was able to make my default tex editor by going into properties, other apps, and selecting Kile. Now Kile isn't an option to ...
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Latex, Kile IDE, Ubuntu 12.10

I have been using Latex for a while on Windows but I just converted my Windows machine to Ubuntu only now. Unfortunately, I have never used Kile before. I have downloaded texlive 2012 and Kile. How ...
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Why are KDE apps running on unity too slow to load

I use a few KDE applications in ubuntu; Okular, Kate and Kile. And it seems to me that they take a lot longer to load than other programs like Evince and gedit. Is it because I'm running unity ...
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"Hash sum mismatch" on trying to install Kile [duplicate]

After installing Ubuntu 12.04 I was trying to install Kile in order to edit .tex files. But this message showed up on attempting to install Kile and Updates: W:Failed to fetch gzip:/var/lib/apt/...
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Managing Kile installation in ubuntu 12.04

After installing 12.04 Ubuntu I tried to install Kile but when I was trying to install Kile , it showed that "failed to download package file . Check your internet connections" . But my INTERNET is ...
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Kile missing "Settings" dialog after update to kubuntu 12.10

After update to Kubuntu 12.10, I can no longer access configuration options in Kile from Settings->Configure kile (or whatever the menu entry was for configuration). In fact, "Settings" menu has ...
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TexLive and Kile

I recently had upgraded my machine from a 12.04 installation to a 12.10 version. I use LaTeX for my publication work and therefore I use TexLive and Kile, both of which are on the Ubuntu Package list. ...
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Running kile from terminal

I installed kile from offline installer and everytime I want to run it, I need to go to the install directory and then run it cd /home/usrname/kile-install ./kile is there anyway to add a command ...
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Remove KILE and other KDE dependencies

I am using Ubuntu 12.04. I found my root directory full so thought to free up some space. In this regard I opt for removing KILE. But the base package KILE is only 4.4 MB. How can I remove its ...
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Uninstalled KDE-dependencies, can't install kile again

ubuntu 11.04 Hi everybody, This morning I was running a little bit short on HDD space and had the bright idea to uninstall all those weird KDE-related libraries I had installed. Turns out, I should ...
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How do I make Kile work with TeX Live 2012?

Since I was not happy about the choice of texlive 2009 from Ubuntu repositories, I installed texlive 2012 manually from the website. Secondly, I like Kile to write, but when I try to install it, it ...
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kile 2.1.2 in ubuntu 11.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I fix a 404 Error using a PPA? I read that kile was upgraded to version 2.1.2 which might have a live preview feature included. So I wanted to install it on ubuntu 11....
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Where are Kile settings stored?

I want to give someone else my settings and preferences for Kile (LaTeX editor). A quick googling would reveal where those settings are strored. Can askubuntu help me?
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