[OS X TeX] Parens Matching

"M. Tamer Özsu" tozsu at sympatico.ca
Wed Dec 17 13:36:58 CET 2008

Any way to set this up so that when you type $, you get $ $ and the  
cursor stays in between the two $'s? I can get $ $ following these  
instructions, but the cursor is placed after the second $.


M. Tamer Özsu
University of Waterloo

On Wed 17-Dec-08, at 7:05 AM, Josep Maria Font wrote:

> El 17/12/2008, a las 12:06, George Ghio escribió:
>> Very small problem with TeXShop(I hope). Can't seem to get "{}" in  
>> my documents only half the pair when I hit the "{" key. Is this  
>> normal for TeXShop even when the "Parens matching" box is ticked in
>> Preferences - Document - Editor -Parens Matching?
> This is not what "parens matching" does. To obtain what you want,  
> you must enable "auto completion" in the same place, and edit the  
> file "autocompletion.plist" in the TeXShop/Keyboard folder, as the  
> one you want is not there. You can do the same for $ $, [ ], ( ),  
> etc. It works like a charm. Look for "Auto Completion" in TeXShop's  
> Help panel (Help menu).
> BTW, this is not the same as "Comand Completion" either.

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