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Version 0.6.7

TeX front-end program.

TeXworks overview

TeXworks is a project with the effort to build a simple TeX front-end program (working environment) that will be available for all today's major desktop operating systems.

What’s new in version 0.6.7

Updated on Feb 28 2022

New features and improvements:
  • Add a ruler with draggable guidelines to the PDF previewer
  • Improve preservation of Unicode characters during loading/saving
  • Prevent concurrent typesetting in multi-file sources
  • Disable "Remove Aux Files" during typesetting
  • Add full paths as tool tips in the "Open Recent" menu
  • Use native separators (/ or ) in the recent files menu
  • Add "Fit to Content Width" to the PDF preview zoom context menu and to the scaling preferences
  • Improve support for dark themes (changing the syntax highlighting color palette; fixing the color of the current line when changing OS color schemes; fixing the background color of the screen calibration widget for dark themes)
  • Improve interoperability with docstrip by adding support for%^^A ! TeX... magic comments
Bug fixes:
  • Fix crash when using the PDF preview zoom context menu
  • Fix search results for unsaved .tex documents
  • Fix line spacing when (re-)loading a document
  • Fix hang when recent files are on (inaccessible) network drives
  • Fix bugs when populating the recent files menu
  • Fix focus when switching windows from the "Windows" menu
  • Fix filtering in the citation select dialog
  • Fix parsing BiBTeX @STRING entries
  • Fix toggling of items in the "Remove Aux Files" dialog
  • Fix quotes smartening after
  • Fix display of ScreenCalibrationWidget on macOS
  • Update translations
  • Update libraries for pre-built binaries
  • Modernize and restructure the code to improve quality, stability, maintainability, and the possibilities for future enhancements
  • Improve automatic building, testing, and packaging
  • Automatically build pre-compiled binaries for macOS ≥ 10.12 and ≥ 10.15
  • Improve the look and feel of the pre-compiled macOS binaries
  • Improve texworks.appdata.xml
  • Add "Keywords" to texworks.desktop





27.8 MB

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App requirements

  • Intel 64
  • Mac OS X 10.6.8 or later
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