Software : Texmaker : Texmaker


(as of 7/11/2014)
LicenseOpen Source

Software Overview

Main Features

  • Available on Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux platforms
  • Features a built-in PDF viewer with sentax support
  • Provides code folding, unicode support, and a large library of mathematical symbols

Texmaker is an open source LaTeX editor available for the Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux platforms. It provides a variety of tools that help users in academic fields edit LaTeX document markup language and convert it into a .PDF file.

Texmaker enables you to open and edit .TEX LaTeX source documents. It includes a built-in PDF viewer with syntax support, continuous scrolling, and document rotation. The editor provides full unicode support, code folding, spell checking, and “One-click” compilation with predefined “Quick-build” commands for quicker editing.

The program includes wizards that assist the user to edit more efficiently with “Quick document” and “Quick letter” functions that produce standard LaTeX code. The editor also helps you code more accurately. After a compilation, Texmaker allows you to easily locate any detected errors and warnings with just one click of the mouse.

Texmaker is a useful LaTeX editor for users in scientific and mathematic academic fields. The editor provides helpful tools, such as convenient mathematical symbol insertion, that assists users in creating documents for colleagues. Texmaker is a quality choice for Windows, Mac OS X, or Linux users that need to edit and convert documents with the LaTeX markup language.

Supported File Types

Primary file extension

.TEX – LaTeX Source Document

Other file extensions used by Texmaker 4

Supported File Types
.CLSLaTeX Document Class File
.DTXDocumented LaTeX File
.ETXTeX Font Encoding File
.INSLaTeX Installer Script
.LATEXLaTeX Document
.LTXLaTeX Document
.MPLaTeX MetaPost File
.STYLaTeX Style

Updated: July 11, 2014