[texworks] “Remove Aux Files” from “File” to “Edit”?

Arno Trautmann Arno.Trautmann at gmx.de
Sat Sep 10 14:46:27 CEST 2011

Stefan Löffler wrote:
> Hi,
> On 2011-09-09 10:24, Arno Trautmann wrote:
>> this is a rather simple request, but you may not like it:
>> I very often need the “Remove Aux Files …” functionality (as I mess
>> with a lot of experimental code that breaks aux files …) The problem
>> is that the function is directly above “Quit TeXworks”. For a larger
>> project, I have often about 8 files opened – and one mis-click or
>> mis-type will close everything instead of just deleting the aux files :(
> However, why not assign a shortcut? That strikes me as the quickest
> solution, especially if you use this command often (and use keyboard
> input for "hitting OK", anyway). See the manual for a description how to
> assign custom shortcuts.

A shortcut would be the best idea, indeed … but why is there no default 
shortcut? Is it a functionality users should not use too often?


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