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Obey spaces with URL package (path command)
How to prevent \url from removing the spaces in a path?

The url I want to put in \url{} is http://www.maths.manchester.ac.uk/~peterf/MSc%20Examples%208.pdf

The %20 in the url above are actually spaces. How can I type this in LaTeX so that it can be copied and pasted into a browser straight from the pdf?

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Welcome to TeX.SX. A tip: If you indent lines by 4 spaces, then they're marked as a code sample. You can also highlight the code and click the "code" button ({}). –  Claudio Fiandrino Jan 2 '13 at 13:49
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I believe that the URL with %20 is the safest mode for copy-paste. –  egreg Jan 2 '13 at 13:53
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This question is also covered by tex.stackexchange.com/q/6948/19384 –  Peter Jansson Jan 2 '13 at 13:56
    
It is not difficult to find the duplicates. See the Related column on the right. –  I am who I say I am Jan 2 '13 at 13:56
    
Also related: How to prevent \url from removing the spaces in a path? –  Jake Jan 2 '13 at 14:31
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marked as duplicate by Martin Schröder, egreg, Stefan Kottwitz Jan 2 '13 at 14:52

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