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Trying to install WinTex

  1. Apr 4, 2007 #1
    I installed MikTex 2.5 all right I think but the wizard for WinTex doesn't work. It keeps telling me I need to locate an Installroot file or something like that. :frown:

    Any help would be greatly appreciated
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Apr 4, 2007 #2
    There seems to be a general problem with WinTex:
    http://www.tex-tools.de/forum/viewforum.php?f=1

    My guess is that you have to tell WinTex where the MikTex folder is.
    Try this path:
    C:\Program Files\MiKTeX 2.5\miktex\bin

    Alternatively, you can install another latex editor:
    WinEdt
    TexnicCenter

    Just in case you have already installed Adobe Reader 8.0 and you
    are using TexnicCenter, there is a bug which can be repaired:
    Click here
     
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