[OS X TeX] Full screen split view with TeX and pdf on El Capitan

Stephen Lienhard stephenl at 2bike4.com
Thu Oct 1 13:42:41 CEST 2015

There is another way to enable split screen which I like better:  http://www.laptopmag.com/articles/use-os-x-el-capitans-new-split-screen-mode

My primary use has been Sublime on the left and Skim on the right for TeX writing.


> On Oct 1, 2015, at 7:02 AM, Luis Sequeira <lfsequeira at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi
> Maybe this has been discussed already, but this feature seems to work reasonably well to create a non-distracting environment for TeX-writing - just hold down the green dot on the source window, place it on the left, and then select the pdf window to have it on the right. 
> You get a full screen split view with only your tex source and your pdf output - zero distractions.
> In my limited testing, it seems to work pretty nicely - except for the console window. I had it set to appear always, and this way we get an ugly switch out and immediately back into full screen.
> I just changed the preferences so it only appears when an error occurs. I can live with that.
> I think I will use this quite a lot. What do you think?
> Luis Sequeira
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