[texhax] What program can I use to edit TeX files?
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Thu Mar 21 20:10:47 CET 2013
On 21/03/13 18:45, Steven Pisano wrote:
> All I'm doing is editing the language in the .tex files. I am not editing equations.
I have experience of helping a geologist friend of mine write a book in
LaTeX when all he'd ever done before was use Microsoft Weird, so I have
a bit of experience in this area!
I had him download and use "Crimson Editor" (now called Emerald Editor)
which is easy to install, has syntax colouring and bracket matching, as
well as a "library" facility, and is pretty easy to use -- at least he
It's available here http://www.crimsoneditor.com/english/download.html
I definitely support the idea that Word is a bad choice for an editor.
Although people know how to use it, most of what they know how to use is
positively unwanted when coding (La)Tex.
Henry Law Manchester, England
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