TeXworks free download for Mac

TeXworks for Mac0.6.6

12 March 2021

TeX front-end program.

What is TeXworks for Mac

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 TeXworks

Version 0.6.6:
New features and improvements:
  • Add support for macOS 11 Big Sur
  • Add support for HiDPI screens (e.g., Retina screens)
  • Make the text cursor width customizable
  • Add support for environment variables in paths to typesetting tools
  • Add support for custom shortcuts for quickly changing typesetting tools
  • Pre-select *.pdf when the open dialog is called from the preview
  • Only reload a file if its content changed (this improves support for network shares, cloud services, etc.)
  • Add support for Qt's new Javascript engine
Bug fixes:
  • Fix some crashes
  • Fix some potential memory leaks
  • Fix refreshing of the PDF preview on Windows
  • Fix opening links to PDFs specified with relative paths
  • Fix the context menu in the PDF preview
  • Fix File > Close in the PDF preview
  • Fix switching the PDF to fullscreen mode on first press
  • Fix resizing of the columns in the template dialog
  • Fix running some typesetting tools on macOS (by adding their path to $PATH)
  • Fix macOS installer styling
  • Work around vanishing menu items on macOS
  • Fix the disappearance of several text encodings
  • Move resources to (OS dependent) standard locations
  • 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
  • Initial support for Qt6
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App requirements: 
  • Intel 64
  • Mac OS X 10.6.8 or later
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