# [OS X TeX] magnification

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Fri Feb 28 19:34:41 EST 2014

On Feb 28, 2014, at 6:17 PM, juan tolosa <juantolo at me.com> wrote:

> Hi Herb,
>
> Yes, I am using plain TeX. I have just tried the following minimal example in the PC at work, and the \magstep1 is ignored. I tried the same file in the mac at home, and the \magstep1 works. In the PC I am using Te works within MikTeX 2.9.
>
> Thank you,
>                         Juan

Howdy,

TeXworks uses pdflatex as the default tool for compiling documents. Do you have a line like

% !TEX program = pdftex

at the top of the file you are compiling? Unless you changed the default you need to use that line.

Since you say it does compile I assume that's already done.