[OS X TeX] TeXShop and the .tex file extension

William F. Adams wadams at atlis.com
Tue Mar 30 13:49:08 EST 2004

On Tuesday, March 30, 2004, at 01:16  PM, Edgar Schuler wrote:

> After moving all my stuff to a new iBook, I noticed that TeXShop did 
> not automatically add the .tex-file-extension to my files anymore. 
> Neither TeXShop help nor Google gave me an idea of what might have 
> happened. How can I bring TeXShop to add the extension again?

It should be difficult to have it not add that, so my guess is your new 
iBook hasn't had the default setting in the Finder changed to show 
them, click on the menu Finder | Preferences .... and check ``Always 
show file extensions'' in the resultant dialog box.


William Adams, publishing specialist
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