Free cross-platform LaTeX editor since 2003

(Windows, MacOsX, Linux)

DOWNLOAD version 5.1.4

"Powerful, easy to use and elegant"

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Windows Packages:

Desktop msi installer for windows 7/8/10/11 64 bits

(any previous version must be uninstalled before installing this new one)
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Portable version for windows 7/8/10/11 64 bits

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MacOS X Package:

MacOSX (>=10.13) dmg package 64 bits

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If you see a warning "Texmaker.app can't be opened because the developer cannot be verified" : control-click the texmaker.app in Finder, choose Open from the menu, and then click Open in the dialog that appears. Enter your admin name and password to open the app.
Will run with rosetta2 on M1 chip.
On Big Sur, change the editor font in the Texmaker settings (the default one will not run correctly as Apple has changed the font management)

Source Code:


The Qt toolkit (Qt5 or Qt6) is required to compile this version of Texmaker.
Can be compiled with gcc, clang and msvc.
To propose some code, just make a patch from the latest source tarball and click on the "Contact" link.
Warnings : all new code must have been tested before being proposed. Untested patches will be automatically rejected and all new features must follow the guide line of the project :
  • Keep Texmaker easy to use with a clean and uncluttered interface;
  • Keep Texmaker being really and fully unicode;
  • Keep Texmaker being cross-platform.



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© 2003 / - Pascal Brachet
Texmaker : original LaTeX editor since 2003 by the creator of Kile
This program is licensed to you under the terms of the GNU General Public License Version 2 as published by the Free Software Foundation.
Note : This program is the "authentic" Texmaker editor and there is strictly no relationship between this original program developed since 2003 and another latex editor, not compatible with Texmaker, which pretends to be based on Texmaker to trick users.