LaTeX forum ⇒ LyXSeek / create labels from "Insert cross-reference" dialog

Information and discussion about LyX, a WYSIWYM editor, available for Linux, Windows and Mac OS X systems.
Moi Padilla
Posts: 1
Joined: Mon Apr 01, 2013 9:55 pm

Seek / create labels from "Insert cross-reference" dialog

Postby Moi Padilla » Mon Apr 01, 2013 10:18 pm

Hello, every-one! This is my first post in the forum.

I want to suggest a new feature for LyX that, in my opinion, it is simple-enough and agrees with the WYSIWYM paradigm: include an option to seek and create labels in the "Insert cross-reference" dialog.

The idea is that when writing one don't always know in advance if certain equation / figure / section / etc. would require a label to be referenced later on. But with this new option one could summon the "Insert cross-reference" dialog and seek for the item in question, select it and in case that such item has no-label, to manually assign one in that instant.

I hope you guys like the idea. And sorry for my bad English.

Tags:

User avatar
localghost
Site Moderator
Posts: 9204
Joined: Fri Feb 02, 2007 12:06 pm

Postby localghost » Mon Apr 01, 2013 10:21 pm

Please address feature suggestions for LyX to one of the LyX Mailing Lists.


Thorsten
LaTeX Community Moderator
How to make a "Minimal Example"
Board Rules
Avoidable Mistakes


¹ System: openSUSE 42.2 (Linux 4.4.52), TeX Live 2016 (vanilla), TeXworks 0.6.1

scottkosty
Site Moderator
Posts: 531
Joined: Sat Sep 01, 2012 6:38 am

Postby scottkosty » Mon Apr 01, 2013 10:55 pm

localghost wrote:Please address feature suggestions for LyX to one of the LyX Mailing Lists.


Or http://www.lyx.org/trac/


Return to “LyX”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests