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

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Generating a transparent image from LaTeX

I have a T-shirt I designed in LaTeX, and now I need to convert the LaTeX to a white-foreground transparent-background image. How can I do that easily?
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Failed to create pdf file

My sister is currently writing her thesis and at mid work an error occurred at creating the pdf file. Since I don't have that much experience with Latex myself I can't really help her much with it. ...
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BibTeX to endnote bibliography

I was working with a software called KNIME and I needed to cite this software for, the citation provided by the website is in the BibTeX format. @INPROCEEDINGS{BCDG+07, author = {Michael R. Berthold ...
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Latex to MS word

There is tool called GrindEq for converting Latex document into MS word format, it work good if references are added using "Bibitem", but if references are inserted using "Bibtex" database, then ...
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LaTeX and Microsoft Word [duplicate]

I am in the process of writing my thesis and I want to use LaTeX for it. But my professor is using Microsoft Word for editing errors and adding ideas so if I use LaTeX, I should constantly change the ...
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Which encoding used in LaTeX sources to convert PDF file accents to the doc format correctly?

I have the following configuration file in my LaTeX source: % !TEX encoding = UTF-8 Unicode \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{...
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Convert LaTeX file to word including a lot of tikzpictures

I need to convert a latex file to MS word which contains a lot of tikz-pictures. To make the conversion more easy, the converter schould automatically replace the tikzpicture blocks with an ...
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How do I convert Open Office documents into LaTeX?

Is there a good utility for this? Does it more than the standard stuff, or does it also do formulas and poems etc. in a good way?
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Possible to Convert Math in Picture into LaTeX? How?

Is it feasible to convert math in a picture, say written by hand, into LaTeX? For example, I'd deem it faster to write down (de novo) a 10 x 10 matrix with long, complex entries, rather than typing ...
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Google docs to TeX and pdf shell script produces a blank first page, and gives me a “! LaTeX Error: Missing \begin{document}.” error

I made a shell script, Ubuntu 14.04 (taking ideas from google docs as team editor) to grab a google docs file and convert it to LaTeX, compile with LaTeXmk to PDF and then open the pdF with evince as ...
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PDFlatex not converting eps to pdf ANYMORE [closed]

I observe a very strange behaviour with PDFlatex. I have recently used the beamer to create a presentation. The last compilation (with PDFlatex) was done on the 9th of April 2015. Today (July 2015), ...
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Convert a two-column class into a one-column

I am using tccv document class in order to create my academic and my working cv. However, I believe that an one-column variance of this class could be more convenient for my academic purposes. For ...
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How convert HTML to LaTeX or MathML

I using KaTeX to render HTML formula display. How can I convert HTML to LaTeX or KaTeX again?
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How do I convert HTML to LaTeX?

I would like a way to convert a document from HTML to LaTeX on a Windows platform. What is my best option?
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How to convert csv file to bibtex? [closed]

I have a csv file of the database Springer as follows: Columns Item Title,Publication Title,Book Series Title,Journal Volume,Journal Issue,Item DOI,Authors,Publication Year,URL,Content Type Data ...
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Convert beamer code to article / book code

I have seen in multiple sites about conversions between exporting a beamer file as an article pdf such as https://github.com/landrieb/beamerarticle-teacher. The issue I have is that I created a lot ...
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Is there a Software to convert TeX to LaTeX? [closed]

Is there a software to convert TeX to LaTeX? I have a file that needs to be converted into MathML in order to convert it to HTML and some of this files are in a TeX format.
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Converting pictex to eps

I have a very old pictex code which I used more than 20 years ago with plain tex. Is there a sensible way to convert it to vector graphics (eps)? EDIT: the sample code \input pictex $$ \...
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TeX to image over command line

I'd like to generate an image with math formulas with TeX from command line. Something like: $ tex-executable "E=\frac{m_1v^2}{2}" e2.png I have MacTex 2009 installed and I'm pretty sure that ...
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Converting LaTeX into Mathtype or MS Word format in Ubuntu

I need a lot of help here, and am not sure if this is the correct place for my question - but here goes. I am about to start (assuming I can get over this issue with software) working for a company ...
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Converting bib database into csv

I have a bibliography on a subject (don't matter what subject it is, there is about 20 different files and about 1000 records). I need to convert it into csv (or any other table format which can be ...
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How do I convert a character into ascii code?

I have a custom enumerator: \newenvironment{subp}{% \begin{enumerate}[label={\textsc{\alph*.}}] }{\end{enumerate}} In the environment sometimes I need to skip to specific labels, I will do it ...
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epstopdf embed custom fonts

I am using Texmaker in combination with MikTex. To convert eps files, the package epstopdf is used. In my eps files from Matlab I use the font Utopia but during the conversion, it is replaced by ...
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LaTeX from Scientific Workplace

I am using this program "Scientific Workplace", which seems to have a proprietary-non-standard version of LaTeX, i.e., a version that cannot be readily interpreted by standard Latex readers; I ...
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Compiling TeX to txt?

So I wrote my resume in LaTeX, and I personally think it looks really good. I am currently compiling it to a PDF with lualatex. I've noticed that there are a few companies that require you to paste ...
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Journal wants paper converted from TeX to docx, convert or convince? [closed]

We just had a paper accepted at an excellent biology journal which is really exciting. Their parent journal accepts LaTeX, however, their journal does not and the editor is asking us to convert the ...
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How to convert PDF to (La)TeX?

I know that hardly any information is passed to the PDF when a .tex file is compiled. But is there a tool that can convert a PDF document back to (La)TeX?
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Converting ConTeXt document to HTML

For LaTeX, I used to rely on htlatex, latex2html, or more rarely tth. I know that we can use XML with ConTeXt, although I have no experience with this, and that Pandoc let us use Markdown syntax and ...
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What software do publishers use?

I know I am not alone in my frustration when converting my LaTeX documents for submission to publishers whose typesetters don't use LaTeX. For instance: maybe they only accept eps figures, which doesn'...
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Converting lengths with lengthconvert and l3fp

The package lengthconvert "uses the modul l3fp to convert the length". But its conversions are totally off the charts: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lengthconvert} \begin{document} \the\...
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Compile LaTeX to HTML/CSS with kept typography

I have put lots of effort in the past to align, set and layout LaTeX documents as PDFs. Is there any reasonable converter, which uses CSS3, HTML, and so on to create a beautiful website from LaTeX. ...
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Convert LaTeX to HTML

Is there a converter that will convert LaTeX to HTML? I have tried several services but the LaTeX diagrams and some of the maths came out weird. I actually converted the Latex to PDF without a ...
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Use LaTeX to produce Epub

I'm asking here a question which was asked on the italian TeX group forum. Is there a way to produce Epub output automatically from a LaTeX source? I should remark that Epub is just HTML+a subset of ...
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How to convert bibtex references to footnotes

I have a LaTeX file and a bibtex file using the natbib package for bibliography management. I wanted to convert this to HTML using https://github.com/softcover/softcover . However softcover does not ...
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TeX to ScientificWorkplace and back

I use TeXWorks while coauthors are stuck with ScientificWorkplace. They are not (even) able to save the document as Portable LaTeX. Is there a "standard" preamble I could add to the .tex document to ...
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Bit Grouping in LaTeX

I'm currently doing some Discrete Math homework involving converting between base 10, 2, 8, and 16. The professor showed us the method of converting from base 10 to binary first, then using bit ...
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Convert \thebibliography into BIB file, semi-automatically [duplicate]

I have a paper in TeX that has the \thebibliography section. I need to convert it into a BIB file. I realize that it cannot be done automatically, but are there tools that at least partially help, ...
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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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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