Kile is a user-friendly TeX/LaTeX editor by KDE. Kile gives you the ability to use all the functionality of LaTeX in a graphical interface and has interactive preview mechanisms to readily see the results of editing.

Features:

  • Compile, convert and view your document with one click
  • Auto-completion of (La)TeX commands
  • Templates and wizards make starting new documents very little work
  • Easy insertion of many standard tags and symbols and the option to define (an arbitrary number of) user defined tags
  • Inverse and forward search: click in the DVI viewer and jump to the corresponding LaTeX line in the editor, or jump from the editor to the corresponding page in the viewer
  • Finding chapter or sections is very easy, Kile constructs a list of all the chapter etc. in your document. You can use the list to jump to the corresponding section
  • Collect documents that belong together into a project
  • Easy insertion of citations and references when using projects
  • Flexible and smart build system to compile your LaTeX documents
  • QuickPreview: preview a selected part of your document
  • Easy access to various help sources
  • Advanced editing commands
License

Kile is distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL), Version 2.

Installation

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Linux

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