Chapter 3. Using MiKTeX

Getting Started

If you have never used TeX before, then it is recommendable to work through one of the TeX/LaTeX tutorials. A good starting point is the TeX FAQ:

MiKTeX doesn't differ very much from any other TeX system you might have used before. Typesetting with MiKTeX involves these steps:

  1. Start TeXworks (a sophisticated TeX frontend) and edit your LaTeX document.

  2. Press Ctrl+T to create a typeset view of your document.