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Obtain a PDF animated from SVG animated

I have read Animations in LaTeX, but my question (I think) is different. I have an SVG animated file and I want to create the same animation in LaTeX, without rewriting the code. An example is this ...
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centering an animation in beamer

there's lots about centering in beamer and animation in beamer, but I'm not finding what I need. I have an animation made through R's animate, where I've set the center option TRUE. The resultant tex ...
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animate — timeline question

I am using the animate package in a very intense way. But unfortunately the file increases if I will not use the timeline feature. Assume the following scenario. I am going to draw a graph. But this ...
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Animate several pgfplots with different value

I have come to look on how to draw a student law with Tex and I have been very pleased with the first answer I found here Nevertheless, I found that the animation displayed in the first answer is ...
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Why does the animate package often require running (pdf)latex twice?

When I use the animate package, the first pdfLaTeX compilation sometimes displays the warning LaTeX Warning: Label(s) may have changed. Rerun to get cross-references right. I know this is ...
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TextField and animateinline

I have a \ChoiceMenu with two options and based on this selection I want to display one frame out of two. If I use a \TextField in the frames I get this error "error (ext4): link annotations cannot ...
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How to use tikz and animate packages to generate a firework pdf file?

Here is a question about how to display fireworks and I like the answer of cmhughes very much. It generates 20 frames and then use them to generate a gif file. But I would like the 20 frames to be ...
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Putting side by side animations in beamer

I am using the animate package with beamer in order to create animations within a presentation of mine. So far I have no trouble doing it with one series of animations, but I wanted to know is there ...
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Insert a counter in a *animate* image

I'm learning the basics of the animate package. In a simple image I want to insert a counter that represents the time. Here there is the code I've used. \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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How to see an animation in the PDF window of TeXShop?

I'm learning something about the ''animate'' package and I've some trouble in visualizing the result of my work. I write the code with TeXShop Version 2.47 that, after the compilation of the code, ...
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Issue with combination of \includemedia and animateinline environment

We recently observed an issue with a beamer document including multiple animations. On one slide an mp4 movie was embedded using \includemedia and on another slide an image series was animated using ...
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Can't find ocgbase.sty while using animate

I am trying to learn the animate package. While I was trying to compile some example codes, I always run into the problem that **LaTex Error: File `ocgbase.sty' not found.** I am using Miktex ...
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Use animateinline environment in overpic environment

I want to make an animation, using the package animate, composed of several animated pictures over a common background picture. Thus I tried combining animate with the overpic package and its ...
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LaTeX hangs at \ProcessKeysOptions [closed]

My LaTeX hangs at \ProcessKeysOptions. I already updated my LaTeX using tlmgr update --all Here is the MWE \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{animate} \begin{document} \begin{frame} Hello! ...
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Unable to put an animation into a LaTeX Beamer document

Goal: I have PDF images titled pert_u_3_num_0, ..., pert_u_3_num_149 I would like to create an animation out of these images, and insert it into a LaTeX Beamer document (with video controls) the PDF ...
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How can I put a moving square into a PDF-document using tikz-, animate-package (and arara?)? [duplicate]

How can I produce something like that into a PDF using TikZ? (Note: It does not need colors or shadows, a simple square would be fine) I remember there was an arara-methode, which produces the ...
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Animate plot in pgf

I browsed through the gallery of animated example under pgf but didn't find my answer. I would like this kind of pictures: take 4 points located at (0,0), (1,0), (5,0) and (7,0); for r varying from ...
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conflict between \animateinline and \uncover \visible

i have encountered a problem while working on an animation. I used the packages tikzand animate to generate an animation by using the command \animateinline. Now i want to implement this animation in ...
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standalone mode=image with animated pdf

I'm using animate to generate animated images, read by acroread. It seems this pdf can't be included in another TeX file without loosing the animation capabilities so I'm using \includestandalone with ...
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pgfplots + animate: Incorrect math mode symbols (unwanted verbatim)

Description I want to make an animated diagram. As soon I use the animate environment the stuff in math mode ($...$) is not displayed correctly (looks like verbatim text with _ ^ and so on). MWE ...
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animate controls as part of the image

This is a "nice to have"-question, I guess: I'm using the animate package to show a sequence of software dialog screenshots. In getting through the series I added that useful but ugly looking ...
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animate package: how to correctly display image files with different size

I'am a bit confused by the animate package I compile with LuaTeX. It is a very simple code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{animate} \begin{document} ...
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Transparent background in Asymptote animation

In my TeX distribution there are two Asymptote examples named inlinemovie.tex and inlinemovie3.tex. (They are also available here.) Quick question The two animations in inlinemovie.tex have ...
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Animate pgfplots of data stored in external files

Can I generate an animation plot of data stored in external file as txt file? The data are stored as X Y Z 20 20 20 40 50 60 ... And I want generate in a single file two plots animated: x vs ...
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How to make animate package compile with lualatex in texlive 2015? pdfTeX, version >= 1.20 [closed]

I have installed TL 2015, and switched my makefiles to use lualatex instead of pdflatex. I have some latex files that use the animate package. Now these files do not compile. I get an error ...
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my first animate project times out

The last few days I have been working on a visualization of the clark/park-transformation used in electrical engineering. It's look like this: This whole file is "dynamic", meaning that if I change ...
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How to set a pausing point within an animation

I am currently working on an animation for a presentation. The animation is generated by LaTeX using the package "animate". It consists of 402 pdf-files. Now what i want is to insert a Pausing point ...
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How to make a right side progress bar in LaTeX?

I liked the bar of the first answer in this question: Progress bar for latex-beamer so my question is if there is a way to put this progress bar in the right/left side of the slides. Thanks.
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Picture preview of video with TikZ (LaTeX) in PDF

I made an animation with TikZ/PGF for a PDF paper (not Beamer). The problem is that when the reader of the document is not Adobe (for example Mendeley -it is a free program for managing and sharing ...
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How do I avoid going past the end of my animation in a beamer presentation

I would like to animate some overlays using animatevalue, but I don't know of a way to stop the animation at the last overlay. Is there a way to make this independent of OS and pdf reader? If not, ...
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Want to overlay multiple plots on top of each other

I've created multiple .pdf files with animations using the animation package in R. For example, I have these two plots: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{animate} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Using the animate package without Adobe

I'm looking to use the animate package in beamer to display animated graphics to my class, and I was wondering if it'd be possible for the animation to work on their Chromebooks. It seems Adobe isn't ...
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How can I display a frame counter for a slide show created using the animate package?

Within my larger pdf document I have what is basically a slideshow that steps through a set of frames created using the animateinline environment. I would like to add a frame counter of the form ...
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Error with big dimension using animate package

My error is with the "Dimension too large" when I compile the next code, Im trying to make an animation with function sin and cos. The error is in line \draw[line ...
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Animate settings for static and dynamic pdf

I'm trying to create beamer slides with an embedded animation using animate that works well with static pdf viewers and Acrobat Reader. The basic issue is that the last frame of the animation is the ...
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A scaling problem in animate- package

System: Windows 7, WinEdt 7, MikTeX 2.9. I am trying to include animations of a rotating cube into my powerdot slide sets. A problem I ran into this time is that the images are cropped out for some ...
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Exporting a timed presentation (automatic slideshow) to image sequence (video) with fixed frame rate?

I may be beating a dead horse here; but I hope I'll be forgiven, as I have at least a Latex MWE, and some notes about packages :). The thing is this: for a long time I've been looking for some sort of ...
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Animate doesn't animate with LuaLaTeX

I have the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{animate} \listfiles \begin{document} \animategraphics[palindrome,autoplay,width=\textwidth,controls]{5}{Testsaves}{0}{1} \end{document} ...
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! Dimension too large in pgf

I have no familiarity with TEX, PGF, etc -- but somebody was kind enough to offer me code to produce something I'd like to use. Unfortunately, I get a Dimension too large error when I run the ...
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Defining a vector of variables in Tikz

I have the following animation in beamer: with the following code (probably not optimal): \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{multimedia} \begin{document} ...
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Is it possible to make slideshow with u3d files in a beamer template?

I'm just interested if there is a technical way to merge between animate package and movie15 package in order to get an interactive 3D slideshow (like that shown below in the link) with full features ...
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How to develop animations with animate package without interruptive lock files

At present, my favorite method for including animations in PDF documents from LaTeX is to use the animate package. However, Sumatra and Preview (my two goto pdf viewers) cannot show the animations. ...
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How to configure WinEdt/MikTeX/ps2pdf to use a new version of Ghostscript when converting ps->pdf?

System: Win7, WinEdt 7.0, MikTeX 2.9 In order to include animations into my powerdot slide sets I was instructed to use the animate package. Installing that was no problem. Also I have my animation ...
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python environment works with animate for single frames but not multiframe

I am trying to achieve some complicated animations with the animate and python packages. I can use the python environment within an animate environment for single frames, for instance: ...
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Enable a default static frame for incompatible browsers with the animate package

I am working on a document where I want to embed animations using the animate package. A minimal compilable example of such would be the following: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfplots} ...
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Self-scrolling formulas and text in Beamer?

For a presentation with Beamer, I would like to have a slide where a long list of formulas (maybe mixed with text) scrolls automatically within a certain part of the slide. This should look like e.g. ...
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How to animate some part of texts?

I have two bullets in LaTeX as follow. Objective: Maximize f(x). Constraint: f(x)>0. I would like to do some animations as follow. First I would like to have: Objective: Constraint: When I ...
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Animate package problem with Ghostscript version

I am using the animate package to make an animation in my beamer presentation. While compiling I use Latex -> dvi2ps -> ps2pdf When I do ps2pdf there is an error telling me that my Ghostscript ...
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How to let \animategraphics only need a shorten path by leveraging a \graphicpath-like command?

Assume that I have a sub directory Images in which all image files of PDF type exists. Some PDF files have more than one page so I can animate them with \animategraphics. For any single-page PDF ...
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Install animate.tds in ubuntu 14.04

I downloaded animate.tds.zip from the Internet and unzipped the folder. How do I install it, as it is necessary for compilation of a .tex file using animate package? Can anyone please help me in this ...