[texworks] Synctex & r452

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Mon Nov 2 02:19:34 CET 2009

On Nov 1, 2009, at 7:11 PM, Jonathan Kew wrote:

> Hi Herb,
> TeXworks has never synced to the word level; it goes to the  
> paragraph (or line, as TeX understands it). You may be thinking of  
> TeXShop, which uses string search in addition to synctex in order to  
> try and find the exact word.
> JK
> On 1 Nov 2009, at 10:25, Herbert Schulz wrote:
>> Howdy,
>> I just noticed that using synctex to go from pdf->source the  
>> closest paragraph is selected (I use soft wrap) rather than getting  
>> to the closest word as I'm used to. I know that the synctex  
>> application was changed for TL2009 pretest; is that what is causing  
>> the problem? is it worthwhile embedding a synctex from 2008 within  
>> TeXworks or the 2009 version and change the support internally?
>> Good Luck,
>> Herb Schulz
>> (herbs at wideopenwest dot com)


I know about TeXShop's sync and I thought that at one time TeXworks  
did it too. That's what happens when you get old and gray. Sigh...

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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