Questions tagged [plugin-vim-latex]

Questions about the plugin vim-latex which provides enhanced LaTeX support for Vim.

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What are the differences between LaTeX plugins?

There are a number of Tex plugins for vim (vim-latex, AutomaticLatexPlugin to say a couple). What are the differences in the provided functionalities between these (the ones I named and possibly ...
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Inline English grammar checker for vim-latex?

I am looking for English grammar checker for vim-latex suite that checks the grammar as I type but does not highlight what's inside $$ or \begin{equation} & \end{equation} commands. Is there any ...
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Unable to Enable Vim Conceal [closed]

I'm running ArchLinux using the xfce4 terminal with vim-latex. Using this setup, I tried to follow the instructions here to conceal latex commands with unicode. However, after much effort, I still ...
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Use only some features (ref/cite completion) of vim-latex

I have been using Vim for coding LaTeX files for some time now, but did not like vim-latex at first sight and therefore never used it. However the the project-wide(!) ref/cite completion of vim-latex ...
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Mathematical expressions in TeX files are displayed in a human-readable way

When I type some mathematical expressions in Tex files using Vim, e.g. a_{2} = a_{1} + a_{0}, it is displayed in a human readable way like a2 = a1 + a0. (Actually the numbers are of a smaller font, ...
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Indentation in Latex within a list after an equation

Here is a minimal .tex file: \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item Here is an equation: \begin{align*} x = y \end{align*} \item Here is another item ...
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Remove eqnarray from Vim LaTeX

The Vim LaTeX-suite includes a number of predefined LaTeX environments, including the obsolete¹ eqnarray and eqnarray* environments. I want to get rid of every last shadow of these environments in the ...
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Easiest way to insert LaTeX matrix?

Recently I found myself in a situation that need to type in quite a number of matrices to LaTeX by hand, so I was wondering if there are some tools that can help me to save some keystrokes. The ...
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vim-latex installation confusion

I am a long time user of latex and I have been searching for a good editor to use it with. I have been using TexStudio but recently I feel I need the no distractions feel of using vim. So I stumbled ...
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Latex plugin for Vim that supports files organized in multiple directories

I have a multiple file/folder project that looks like the following. ├── 0_Preamble │   ├── 01_TitlePage.tex │   ├── 02_TitleBack.tex │   ├── 03_Dedication.tex │   ├── 0_Preamble.tex ├── 1_Theory │  ...
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Customizing Latex-Suite star environments

The documentation of Latex-Suite says I can customize the generated environment boilerplates by defining g:Tex_Env_... variables. This works for me. Nevertheless, it goes on to say that for ...
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Switching back and forth between two text layout conventions of input to LaTeX

While using git and other versioning systems, it is very useful that text lines occupy no more than (say) 80 characters. It is also more comfortable to edit text with vi if lines are note excessively ...
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Expand all folds created by vim-latex when opening a LaTeX file

I want all my folds to be expanded when I open a LaTeX file. As per web search I added the following at the end of .vimrc set nofoldenable set foldlevelstart=99 set foldlevel=99 But even now its ...
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Quickfix go to next error of specific type

I am starting to use quickfix to handle my latex compilation process. I found the vim-latex package (https://github.com/vim-latex/vim-latex) but I am only interested in the quickfix part, and I want ...
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Am I missing something using vim-LaTeX? [closed]

I am an average user of vim and LaTeX. I hate using anything but the keyboard while working on the computer. Following popular recommendations I have been using vim-LaTeX for few years now and have ...
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Suppressing standard output during compilation in vim-latex

I'm just starting to learn Vim-LaTeX, and there are a couple things that bug me. First, I would like to suppress all standard output to the command line when I compile using \ll, but I would still ...
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Latex Subscripts Rendering Weirdly [duplicate]

I'm trying to type the following latex in nvim: f_{high}=\{1209,1336,1477,1633\}Hz. For some reason, nvim is rendering this as: fₕᵢgₕ= \{ 1209, 1336, 1477, 1633\}\si{Hz} How do I fix this?
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User Input in a Recording

So I am pretty new to vim, but I have started using it as my Latex editor to help get more efficient. Anyways I have a recording that I would like to prompt a user for input on that will change how ...
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Typing Russian characters in vim with vim-LaTeX

Occasionally, I need to type documents in Russian in LaTeX format. To use Russian in vim I follow the guidelines from this Habr post. In short, I have the following settings in my .vimrc file: set ...
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spacevim remapping of plugin keybindings

I am totally new to using Vim, and I have been trying out SpaceVim so far. One issue is with keybindings. So I have the Vimtex and Vim-Latex plugins installed. I want to use the compilation option ...
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Alternatives to vimrc for Vim-LaTeX while Sourceforge is down

Sourceforge has been down for the last few days. It seems the only way to find what to add to your vimrc to get Vim-LaTeX to work is to download the 'recommended settings' from Sourceforge. This ...
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Close multiple quickfix windows

I love the quickfix feature in vim. It also works flawlessly in most cases. But when I work with LaTeX documents, it leads to funny behavior. I don't think it's relevant, but I have the LaTeX suite ...
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Running python code in a function

I'm having problems with latex-suite (some research indicates that many people are). The issue at hand is that they have a nifty python script that gives you a nice outline of your document and ...
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How to add '.' to autocomplete suggestions in vim-latexsuite?

In vim-latexsuite how do I make vim completing references and equations labels with . in them? For example, I call the equations by chapters: label{eq:intro.x} label{eq:physics.y} But then, when ...
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ftplugin script not loading

I'm really new to Vim, and trying to proceed as described here: https://vim.fandom.com/wiki/Keep_your_vimrc_file_clean for language specific customization. I'm trying to implement automatic line ...
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Problem disabling autoclose when editing .tex files with vim-latex

Preface: Newish to vim so please excuse any rookie mistakes. I normally use vim-latex/latex-suite to edit .tex files, and it works great. I've also started to use vim to edit scripts, and I use the ...
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vim-latex: sometimes abbreviations do not expand in tex buffers [duplicate]

I have installed vim-latex v1.10.0 on Fedora 28, using vim-plug: Plug 'vim-latex/vim-latex' I've defined an insert mode abbreviation: :iab bd text I can trigger bd to expand to "text" only with ...
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in-line math equation rendering/preview for macvim/vim for filetypes other than RMarkdown

I recently installed vim-rmarkdown package, and found that the package allows me to see the rendered math equation in macvim, and when move cursor over, the line will render back to latex equation ...
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vim-latex suit forward search

First, sorry for the cross-posting. I have posted it in https://tex.stackexchange.com/q/345060 as well. I am trying to enable forward search in vim-latex. Since it is not working, I tried a vanilla ....
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Vim stops treating “<Plug>” as a keyword to call functions in insert mode

I have the following configuration in my vimrc file. inoremap <C-A> <Plug>InsertComment And somewhere in my vim folder I defined inoremap <silent> <Plug>InsertComment <...
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Make conditional imap to text being enclosed in certain characters

How can I create mappings that work only if the cursor is enclosed by certain characters? As an example, I want to map ja to \alpha if the cursor is enclosed by $$ or by \[\] so as to make This jar ...
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How to disable ligatures “inside the editor” while using vim for latex documents? [duplicate]

I'm using vim for writing LaTeX documents. I also have vim-latex installed. While I'm writing my documents in the editor, I get ligatures for that piece of text which is meaningful for the LaTeX ...
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Alt-I doesn't work to inset \item in vim-latex

Hello Vimmers and LaTeXers, I cannot get Alt-I to work in vim-latex. It is supposed to insert \item depending on the environment that you are in. Do I need to activate it somehow? Is there a setting ...
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jedi-vim and vim-latex buffers problems?

I have posted an issue on github, but I am asking here too to see if someone can point me to an answer... I have installed jedi-vim and I find it really nice to edit python files. But I came across a ...
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How to fix the huge indent

I am using nvim to edit tex files. I don't know what happened. All of a sudden, tens of blank lines emerged before each line of codes. I think maybe I screwed it up by doing something wrong ...
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Vim-latex not starting automatically for .tex files

I have Vim on Ubuntu 18.04 and I am trying to use the vim-latex package. By typing :set rtp? on Vim I get the following output: runtimepath=~/.vim,~/.vim/pack/bundle/start/vim-latex-1.10.0,/var/lib/...
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Error detected during LaTeX-Suite-aka-Vim-LaTeX plugin update with Vundle

When updating vundle-managed plugins with: :PluginUpdate in buffer, I get the following error message: Error detected while processing ~/.vim/bundle/LaTeX-Suite-aka-Vim-LaTeX/plugin/remoteOpen.vim: ...
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Running vim's ':make' using ':term'

Is there a way that I can have the :make command output itself to a terminal window in vim? In the 8.1 release, they added the :term command, which allows you to run an external program in a vim ...
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How fix mappings broken by a plugin?

I installed vim-LaTeX suite and now some of my mappings don't work anymore. Those are my mappings, the last 2 don't work when LaTeX suite is installed: autocmd FileType tex inoremap è \`e autocmd ...
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Latex: smaller Greek letters in math mode

In init.vim, I use vimtex and text-conceal, but it seems Greek letters and math operators look smaller. Here is an example: But when the cursor moves away, the math mode looks like this: . From this, ...
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Unable to select templates with vim-latex

I have Vim on Ubuntu 18.04 and I have sucessfully installed the vim-latex package. When I open a .tex file, vim regognizes it as latex and the plugin kicks in (I have already struggled with this a few ...
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Removed Plugin still has active keybindings from view/ files

I installed the plugin vimtex. Then I installed the plugin tex-vim (aka Latex suite). The compilation keybinding (<Leader>ll) from vimtex stopped working, since tex-vim takes over it. So I ...
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Adjusting pdflatex settings [closed]

Ubuntu is my OS, and I have the Latex-Suite plugin installed. I'm trying to get pdflatex to output a .pdf file instead of a .dvi file, but it continues to output only a .dvi file (along with .log and ...
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Vim LaTeX-suite: set keybinding to compile and view pdf

I'm new to Vim and it's just fantastic! Now I would like to set up the Latex-suite with reverse searching and found this easy way by compiling to xdvi. But sometimes, I need the .pdf. What I would ...
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Is it possible to set SmartQuote depending on the content of a file?

Preface: I enjoy using vim, but am by no means a vim power user. My .vimrc file is largely the result of googling other's solutions and adapting them to my needs. With that in mind, I'm curious if ...
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When I use vim-latex's F9 bibkey completion key to find matches for my citations I am getting “E121: Undefined variable: foundCiteFile”

I don't know how to provide a minimum working example, because this was working before on these files. What has changed is that I updated to the latest version of Vim and moved my latex-suite ...
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Latex-suite <alt-I> mapping

Last week I reinstalled Ubuntu 18.04 LTS on my laptop. During my last installation of ubuntu (also 18.04) I learned vim and used it in combination with the latex-suite. However on this new ...
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vim-latex compilation and viewing

I have installed Vim-latex on my Mac. When I compiled my file, there seemed to be no error. Yet, when I pressed \lv, I got the following: Error detected while processing function Tex_ViewLaTeX: line ...
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vim - latex suite compile and view keys does not work

I'm trying to setup vim-LaTeX on a new pc and I'm having problems with compile and view. ( \ll and \lv commands). When I push \ll I get the following error; Error detected while processing function ...
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Java equivalent for vim-latex folds

Vim-Latex has a feature which folds the tex document into the respective environments e.g. sections,equations. Can I enable somthing similar for Java?