[texworks] how do I install missing packages

Tolosa, Juan Juan.Tolosa at stockton.edu
Thu Oct 8 07:42:29 CEST 2015

Thank you, Philip.
Do you know by chance the address of the MiKTeX list?
From: Philip Taylor <P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Sent: Wednesday, October 7, 2015 4:02 PM
To: Tolosa, Juan
Cc: TeXworks (TeX front end) discussion.
Subject: Re: [texworks] how do I install missing packages

Tolosa, Juan wrote:

> I recently installed basic MiKTeX in my PC at home.
> Now I want to add pictures in plain TeX, and I need to install
> \input miniltx.tex
> However, when I try to add this file from the web, say, from
> ctan.math.utah.edu,
> it won't do it. I tried the option "install from a directory," but I
> cannot find the suitable directory in the miktex folder.
> I know this works, because I tried in my computer at work. It also works
> in a mac (using MacOSTeX).
> How can I get MiKTeX to install additional packages?
> Thank you,
> Juan Tolosa

I fear you are asking this on the wrong list, Juan; this is a question
for the MikTeX list, not for the TeXworks list.

Philip Taylor

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