# [OS X TeX] TeXShop features, AppleScripting

Martin Steer m.steer at coombs.anu.edu.au
Wed Jun 23 17:07:02 CEST 2004

Joel Gilmore <gilmore at physics.uq.edu.au> writes:

> Things that I miss:
>
> * Internal scripting
> * The ability to type a keyword (like "eq") in your document, his
> Alt-Enter (say, Command-Enter on the Mac) and have the corresponding
> Macro executed.  This was particularly useful because on the fly I
> could type "eq", hit alt-enter and have an equation environment ready
> for me to keep typing.  CommandCompletion almost does this, but not
> quite.
> * Interactive \ref{} and \cite{} popups - when you typed the closing
> brace, it gathered all labels and bibliographic references and put
> them in a pop up, and you could select the one you wanted, and it
> would insert it automatically.  Very useful for remembering your
> labels!
> * Project files - I often have several tex (or other text) files I
> want opened all together, not all of which will be type set, but are
> of relevance to my project.  It seems TeXShop can't do this?
> * Bookmarks within my document!
>
> Does anyone know of implementations for any of these?

All of these (and more) are available in emacs.

--
Martin

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