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Build non-modified PDF files with texmaker Apps
If you use texmaker to compile LaTeX files, you must have experienced the issue where PDF files generated with the Quick Build option are marked as modified, and you must save them (or refuse) even if you simply wanted to see a preview of the document.

This is due to the fact that, by default, the Quick Build creates a PostScript file which is then converted to PDF by Preview -- that's why Preview marks it as modified (as new, actually, to be more specific). The solution is change the Quick Build command: Preferences » Quick Build » LaTeX + dvipdfm + View PDF, or the next option, LaTeX + dvips + ps2pdf + View PDF. As I don't use the PostScript file, I only create the PDF file. I've had some problems with the PdfLaTeX, so I'm not mentioning it here.
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Build non-modified PDF files with texmaker
Authored by: egreg on Dec 05, '08 09:14:43AM
I'd suggest also to modify dvipdfm into dvipdfmx, as the former is not supported any more. It should be sufficient to act on the corresponding item in the Commands pane.

Try also Skim as a pdf previewer; in the Commands pane change the item into open -a Skim %.pdf.

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