[texworks] 2 instances of texworks at the same time
mafrieger at gmx.de
Tue Oct 20 12:57:53 CEST 2009
no the one where everything works great is XP and the other one where I can only start one window is vista (32bit). Maybe thats the problem....
yes I'm using the virtual dektop (virtual monitor) dexpot for several years, for me its better than an additional monitor.
And the other virtual thing i'm using is a Virtualbox (virtual machine) with windows XP in it - for testing prupose: web developing with unpatched old browsers e.g. Internet Explorer 6...
-------- Original-Nachricht --------
> Datum: Tue, 20 Oct 2009 19:14:15 +1300
> Von: Paul A Norman <paul.a.norman at gmail.com>
> An: "Discuss the TeXworks front end." <texworks at tug.org>
> Betreff: Re: [texworks] 2 instances of texworks at the same time
> Hi Martin,
> Were both machines running Vista?
> And are you actually using a virtual desktop under WIndows, as you thought
> you might try (mentioned in an earlier post - dexpot)?
> 2009/10/19 Martin Friedrich <mafrieger at gmx.de>
> > -------- Original-Nachricht --------
> > > Datum: Sun, 18 Oct 2009 18:38:26 +0100
> > > Von: Joseph Wright <joseph.wright at morningstar2.co.uk>
> > > An: "Discuss the TeXworks front end." <texworks at tug.org>
> > > Betreff: Re: [texworks] 2 instances of texworks at the same time
> > > Martin Friedrich wrote:
> > > >
> > > > Shouldn't it be possible to start 2 instances for independent
> > > > (in different folders)?
> > >
> > > TeXworks is deliberately one-instance, but you can happily open lots
> > > different files in different windows. I'm not sure I see the problem:
> > > I open two files, I get two TeX windows plus (perhaps) two PDF
> > > --
> > > Joseph Wright
> > Hi
> > Thank you very much for your answer. Thats the way I expected it but it
> > doesn't work. The files always open in the same window and not in a new
> > After reading your mail, I tried it again -this time at my office
> > what should I say? every thinks works like a charm :-))
> > Any idea why there are problems using my other computer ??
> > Best regards
> > Martin Friedrich
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