Re: [OS X TeX] TeXShop replaces german ä, ö, ü

Christian Burk maillists at
Sat Dec 23 13:10:30 EST 2006

Am 23.12.2006 um 16:31 schrieb Herbert Schulz:
> On Dec 23, 2006, at 8:44 AM, Bruno Voisin wrote:
>> Le 23 déc. 06 à 13:54, Christian Burk a écrit :
>>> Since a couple of days TeXShop v2.09d replaces the german ä, ü, ö  
>>> during the typing with e.g. \"a.
>>> Why is this happen and how could I come back to the old way  
>>> typing the ä without the replacement by TeXShop?
>> I think unchecking Preferences > Document > Editor > Auto Complete  
>> does the trick. It seems your TeXShop pref file has been reset to  
>> the default, implying Auto Complete has been checked again.

This did the trick.

> Howdy,
> If you want to use Auto Complete for some items you can edit ~/ 
> Library/TeXShop/Keyboard/autocompletion.plist which contains the  
> list of autocompletion substitutions. The structure is fairly  
> simple; a list of
> <key>which key is pressed</key>
> <string>substitute this string</string>
> pairs. Just delete the ones you don't want.

I also found the autocompletion.plist and had a lock at it. For what  
reason does these replacements (ä, ü, ö) exist in this file?


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