{conversion} is for questions about file conversions, like converting EPS to PDF for the use with {pdftex}.

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How to change emphasis commands in pandoc's LaTeX template?

I want to change the default strong emphasis command in the conversion from pandoc's markdown to LaTeX, say, from \textbf to \textsc. Since running pandoc in the source file prints into the .tex file ...
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Is there any tool that convert a Pie Chart (and others) from MS Excel to LaTex Code?

I am looking for a tool (if it exist) that given a chart from MS Excel return the LaTeX code to insert in a document.
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Pandoc breaks hyperlinks in LaTeX file conversion

I want to convert a (quite complex) LaTeX file to epub using pandoc with: pandoc -S file.tex -o file.epub I have not used markdown in the creation of the tex file, however. When I, now, check the ...
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How to convert pdflatex to word [duplicate]

I have a tex document with math formula, figure, tikz drawings. What is the best way to convert tex to doc format. I tried with latex2rtf, pandoc, ... but nothing works. Can someone write step ...
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Converting LaTeX with citations to MediaWiki

I would like to convert my LaTeX paper to MediaWiki format in order to contribute parts of it to Wikipedia. The main difficulty is the citations. Here is a MWE LaTeX file: \documentclass{article} ...
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Converting LyX to LaTeX

I'm working with a colleague who uses LyX (I use LaTeX), and we have a hard time exchanging documents because of conversion issues. Is there any easy way to convert LyX to LaTeX and vice versa?
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Is there an online LyX to TeX converter?

My laptop with LyX on it is suddenly out of commission. For the short term I only have access to some heavily controlled university computers which have LaTeX but not LyX. I want to convert some LyX ...
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Is it possible to convert a citation style language (csl) style file to a bibtext (bst) style file?

I am in a bind, trying to wrap up my thesis in two weeks time. My university requires me to use their citation style, which they only provide for endnote or zotero. Since all my citations are in ...
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converting tex to xdoc using pandoc (math formulas are not converted)

I just started using pandoc and I followed every step in this page. First of all we create a text file named test1.md.txt # Test! This is a test of *pandoc*. - list one - list two Convert it to a ...
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cnxml to LaTeX conversion

I would like to translate a college physics book in openstax site (https://openstaxcollege.org/textbooks/college-physics) which is distributed under the license of "Creative Commons License 4.0 ...
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pandoc lists in environments

I want to put a list in the lemma environment. I am using pandoc to convert from markdown to LaTeX, so I thought it would be neat to use markdown lists. I tried: \begin{lemma} The following are ...
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From Latex to Maple

I was wondering if there is a software or a package for Maple 18 that could allow the conversion from a Latex equation to a Maple-style equation. I searched online but I could only find the "opposite" ...
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Tex to plain text or doc

how can I convert tex to plain text (txt) or doc ? I'm using texstudio. I have problem with characters when I coppied from pdf
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Convert LaTeX to SVG online

What websites allow users to quickly and simply convert mathematical equations into SVG without having to install or run any software?
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Convert Memoir Class to Koma Class

Is there a relatively painless way to convert a manuscript typeset using the Memoir class to the Koma book class? The reason is because Koma Script supports half-point font sizes out of the box ...
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Is there a LaTeX-to-HTML package that uses TeX?

I know that there are a lot of ways to "convert" LaTeX source to HTML markup that, when rendered, resembles the hypothetical original PDF. Is there such a package that works within LaTeX? I'm ...
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How to print or convert HTML document into PDF using LaTeX

I written one XSD schema, I documented that schema using xmlpad, It generates the HTML documentation automatically for that XSD schema. Now I want to generate a PDF document for that HTML document. I ...
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how can I make footnotes on the bottom of the page insteand of the end of the document [closed]

I am using .. [2] / [2]_ style footnotes in restructuredText. I would like them to be displayed on the end of the page where they occur rather than at the end of the document. How can I go about this? ...
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Pandoc: convert .docx to .tex while retaining the table structure from .docx format in output

The problem I have is that when I convert a document using Pandoc from .docx to .tex, the tables get messed up. Is there a way to use pandoc that will retain the proper table formatting in .tex? ...
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Compile a LaTeX document into a PNG image that's as short as possible

I need to convert my LaTeX documents into PNG. The problem is, I also need the resulting image to be as short as possible (height-wise). I've tried latex followed by dvipng, but the result is always ...
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Writer2Latex table border removal

I'm using Writer2Latex to convert my .odt file, created in Google Docs and downloaded as .odt format, to .tex. It works but because there is no way to create columns of text in Google Docs other than ...
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Is there an option in PlasTeX to return the processed document, rather than writing it to a file?

Normally running plasTeX gives a file/files as output. However, I don't have the ability to save the documents to the filesystem. Looking through the documentation I have only found cases where the ...
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Open source Word to LaTeX converter

I'm building a brand new product mobile and web for people collaborating on complex documents and thinking of using latex format for internal document representation. I'd like to use an open source ...
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How can I generate a PS and a PDF file from a single .tex file?

I am submitting a paper for a conference and it requires me to send the .tex source along with the PS and PDF files. I have no problem generating the PDF file; I simply use the pdflatex. However, ...
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Changing concrete preamble from pdfLatex to Lua(la)tex

I got an example handout which was written for pdflatex but since I use lualatex i'm pretty sure that I have to make some changes to the preamble. From there Frequently loaded packages: Differences ...
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How to convert PDF to EPS?

I can't find a tool to convert PDF to EPS, neither in MikTeX nor in TeXLive. Is there such a tool actually? Update: Based on Herbert's accepted answer, I simplify his batch as follows: #!/bin/sh ...
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HTML + Javascript to LaTex

I'd like to convert a HTML + Javascript document to LaTex. An example document can you find here: ...
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Best workflows or tools to generate an html web page from a complex latex document like thesis

I'm really interested to publish my thesis on a website HTML + CSS (when it's done) augmented with tools to annotate it, like the philoweb initative (see here, and here). I know the universal ...
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Cant open .pdf file after saving .tex file [closed]

I simply can't open a .tex file I wrote and saved as a .pdf file. Here is what I wrote: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} ...
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Converting LaTeX to OpenOffice

I need to convert a LaTeX document to OpenOffice -> Word in order to allow cooperation with non-LaTeX users. I've tried two commands: oolatex foo.tex and mk4ht oolatex foo.tex In both cases ...
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how to use “interaction=nonstopmode” in htlatex command [duplicate]

Am in the process of converting latex to xhtml file. I chose htlatex for conversion. But it stops inbetween if it finds errors in the tex file. In latex we have option -interaction=nonstopmode to run ...
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How to share a tex file for review with someone that does not know latex? [duplicate]

I would like to know if there are practical ways of sharing latex texts for review with people that are not familiar with latex. Currently I use pygmentise: pygmentize -f html -O full -o ...
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Using htlatex to convert LaTeX to HTML

I appear to have htlatex and htxelatex already installed on my computer. However when I try to run them, it comes up with the message, 'I can't write on file 'texput.log'' I am trying to convert a ...
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How to transform a mathematical expression from LaTeX code to Maxima code? [closed]

How to transform a mathematical expression from LaTeX code to Maxima code? For example, convert \frac{8x^3-4x-2}{2x} in LaTeX to (8*x^3-4*x-2)/(2*x) in Maxima, but automatically.
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How to convert office documents (odt, doc, rtf) to clean LaTeX?

[I know, this question has popped up several times, but let me clarify my situation.] I have to edit certain books and the authors send me their documents as .doc, .odt or .rtf files. I want to ...
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How to create PDF and HTML output from the same source

I'm working on a document that has been published only as a PDF file until now. To utilize some of PDF's features, it uses the packages pdfpages and pdftex and commands like includepdf{}. But soon ...
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How do I convert MathML characters to XML in texmath? [closed]

I'm in the process of converting LaTeX to MathML in PHP. texmath is the command line tool through which the conversion process can be done. Latex file: \mathbf{f} = (f_{1}, f_{2})^{\prime} ...
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Word/rtf to Latex conversion with highlighting?

Similar questions have been asked before, such as Word 2003 to LaTeX converter and How to write in .doc/.odf/.rtf and convert to .tex?. I have a minor specification on them: I would like the ...
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Convert latex equations to mathml

Currently I'm in the process of converting latex to xml using PHP. I faced a difficulties in converting latex equations to mathml. Is there any way to convert equations to mathml. I need like command ...
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Is there a software to LaTeX a hand written equation?

Typing equations in LaTeX takes time and I was wondering if there is a software that converts a handwritten equation (on a tablet or a scanned paper) into typed equation in LaTeX Does such a software ...
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Conversion of BibTeX to Endnote bibliography [02/12/2015]

After searching online on converting BibTex bibliography files to Endnote X7, I found a few useful links, such as this and that. However, it seems these links are outdated and the suggested software ...
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Is it possible to convert utf8 IPA chars of different foreign languages to pdf?

I tried very hard to convert pre-formatted IPA characters to pdf using xelatex but failed so far. I use Debian and latexmk command. The report is from the database and is formatted and paginated so ...
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Converting DNG inline in a ConTeXt document?

I'm writing some code that automatically exports TeX for context to convert into a report. The content that this code manipulates includes images in .dng format. While I'm aware that I can add an ...
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modify files and convert them to pdf

Say I have a bunch of word documents, powerpoint and excel files. I have some cover photo. I want to convert the files to pdf, add the cover photo and footer to the bottom of each page hello world ...
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How include MetaPost from ConTeXt to LaTeX?

I found ConTeXt document and I get file with MetaPost like this : % language=uk % author : Hans Hagen, PRAGMA ADE, NL % license : Creative Commons, Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 ...
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Bibtex to html/Markdown/etc., using Pandoc

It seems that Pandoc is capable of dealing with references given in a .bib file. Yet, I haven't been able to simply ask Pandoc to convert a .bib file into html, markdown or other formats. Is there a ...
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Using Excel2LaTeX in Excel 2010

I just installed Excel2LaTeX in Excel 2010. I do see it in add-ins. However, I cannot find a way to operate it. That is, there is no change in the ribbon area after the package was installed. How ...
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β is converted to â in

i am using rtf2latex in windows 8.1 when i am trying to converting i got the following results: original content AUWDBE a) 95β992 b) 25β693 c) 3596β2 d) 35β629 e) 35β692 ...
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Convert .eps to .xfig

This is a quick one. I've seen many post asking how to handle a .fig file. I need the opposite, I have a .eps file and need to convert it to .fig format. Is a there a simple procedure for this ...
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Error of “cannot determine size of graphics” [closed]

I know this topic is covered elsewhere in this forum, so I would not ask if I was not desperate and had tried everything I could already. I have a large PhD thesis with over a hundred images in it ...