The first thing you need to do is installing a distro. In order to install the latest TeX distribution, do to the following according to your operating system.
- for Windows: download the installer and follow this instructions for installation; install TeXStudio and JabRef
- for Mac: download and install MacTex from here, install TeXStudio
- for Linux: go to the software administration program and install
jabref, install TeXStudio
If everything worked properly, you should now have a working TeX distro on your computer. Let’s move on to some basics concepts.