{eps} is about using files in the Encapsulated PostScript format with TeX.

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How to compile a document with EPS images using TeXnicCenter?

I have all my input images in EPS format. I am using TeXnicCenter. When I use latex->dvi output profile, all of the EPS images show up fine. However when I want to take the final output by using ...
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Export eps figures modified by psfrag

I am not an expert on figure exports and, although I have been searching around quite a lot, I can't find the answer to my problem. During the writing of a journal article, I had the idea of using ...
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error including eps in my document [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why can’t pdflatex print EPS figures? I'm trying to add eps graphic to my document but I got this error when I compile it Package pdftex.def Error: File ...
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Include latex macros in eps/pdf images

Is it possible to have latex macros in eps (or some other format) images instead of using fixed text? I want to be able to change some variable names that are also used in figures.
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Can't use .eps instead of .jpg or .png [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Insert eps graphics with graphicx (file not found) I'm trying to follow the tutorial on this website (link). I can typeset the cover letter example with a .jpg, but not ...
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How to include eps files in Plain TeX? [duplicate]

The title stands for itself. If it is not possible, how does LaTeX import an EPS file using \includegraphics?
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EPS figures are pixelized in the final PDF with LyX

This is the first time that I compile a LyX file with some EPS picture inside on my current computer. I already did that before on other computers, without any problem. But here, the result is ...
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LaTeX hungs on EPS processing

The pdflatex.exe process hungs. I have two TeX files, FIRST imports SECOND (by using combine class). SECOND file has \includegraphics{DDS_images_eps/SIN_0.eps}, and compiles fine. But FIRST hungs. In ...
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Which figure type to use: pdf or eps?

Both are vector graphics (typically) and both can be imported painlessly into a pdflatex document (so let's say we ignore dvi for this question). What are the advantages and disadvantages of each? ...
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Problem in converting visio file to eps file for latex

I am now writing thesis using LaTeX. I tried Microsoft visio to draw flowcharts and wanted to create eps file so as to incorporate in LaTeX document, while converting, I face the following problems, ...
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Convert eps images to b/w

In Windows XP, I would like to convert a coloured .eps to black and white. If, instead of converting the .eps, I could do it for the resulting .dvi document which contains the .eps I would still be ...
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PSTricks doesn't work in Linux [closed]

I'm tryng to compile in Linux (Ubuntu 12.04 + Texlive-full) a document using latex>dvips>ps2pdf. This document include graphics in .eps and has a pspicture code. When I compile this document in ...
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Why is LyX trying to convert every image into eps?

I am trying to insert an image into my document. I tried following formats: PNG, JPG, PDF, SVG (using inkscape) and BMP. No matter what I do I get following error: LaTeX Error: Unknown graphics ...
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Problems with Preview-ing ps and ps2pdf output on OS X [closed]

after upgrading to OS X 10.8.x I've discovered that Preview stopped displaying some of my eps pictures. Also, ps2pdf output is now broken. Have anybody seen such behaviour and does anybody know how to ...
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eps figure (image) quality loss on including it in latex

I saw Included PNG appears blurry in PDF and How do I insert an image in LaTeX so it looks good on print? also etc. However, I am trying to include .eps images, which are generated using gnuplot. ...
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texlive shell escape problems with psfrag

I work with some scripts that automatically convert the fonts in a plot using psfrag and pstool to another font. However these fail if I use texlive. They work with Miktex. Since I get requests from ...
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Exporting TikZ to EPS using MacTex [closed]

I have followed the instructions for exporting to an .eps file from a TikZ drawing provided here: http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/8646/8078. However, I cannot get any of the methods to produce an .eps ...
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Cannot determine size of graphic in * (no BoundingBox)

I use convert filename.gif filename.eps to produce EPS from images before include them into TeX document, and get error: ! LaTeX Error: Cannot determine size of graphic in filename.eps (no ...
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Add Latex font for figure labels, legends and equation annotations with .png and .eps figures

For exporting eps figures from Matlab i use matlabfrag and laprint functions so that i split the psfrag commands (.tex) and figure(.eps) streams. During the compilation using pstool or auto-pst-pdf ...
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Using pgfplot externalize with .eps output

I'm trying use to use pgfplot's externalization feature b/c I've got many large plots that I don't want to regenerate every time I typeset my thesis. Other components of my thesis require compile via ...
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Is there a way to change styles in imported EPS files?

I know how to replace simple textual tags in imported EPS files using psfrag; but to ensure a consistent appearance for graphics in my documents, I would like to also be able to make substitutions to ...
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Picture not found in moderncv class

I try to compile the following simple template with pdflatex: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{moderncv} \moderncvtheme[red]{casual} \title{your Curriculum Vitae title} \firstname{Name} ...
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Missing symbols in figures after compiling the next one [closed]

My problem is as follows. I have many drawings with mathematical symbols. Only after the compilation of the last two there is a problem. On all other mathematical symbols are incorrectly displayed and ...
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My .eps images appear to lack resolution, but turn out crisp after compiling my document, what's going on?

I have produced some .eps images of graphs (using the Python matplotlib module) and they look very shoddy, e.g. the crosshatching looks like a very rough plaid, but when I compile my document with ...
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Alternatives to Inkscape for EPS tagging for psfrag [closed]

So it seems the latest version of Inkscape is not very psfrag-friendly: If you insert text tags into your EPS then upon saving (even if you deselect "Convert text to paths") it still encodes the tags ...
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Attempting to export tikz to eps

So, after having read the below thread: Attempt to export eps figures from TikZ fails I am able to generate .dvi versions of my figures. However, I need .eps, and it seems that the question above ...
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Why are EPS files generated by gnuplot rotated 90 degrees?

I have an EPS file generated by gnuplot. I used the code: #set term post enh color #set out '1.eps' The EPS file viewer in gsview is horizontal. However, when I include it in my paper the graph is ...
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Figures in Latex: TikZ vs. eps

I usually use TikZ to generate graphics in LaTeX, but a new coauthor suggested to use Inkscape and EPS files for our graphics. He thinks that we should avoid using additional packages. I never thought ...
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Matching raster graphics and PS colors [closed]

I have a need to match colors in the originaly raster EPS graphics and background color. Relevant parts of the code: \usepackage[dvipsnames,prologue,table]{pstricks} \usepackage{pst-text} ...
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PS/LaTeX figure exported with Xfig doesn't render properly

I just installed the basic version of MiKTeX 2.9 on my Windows XP system. I compile this very simple document (test.tex) with TeXworks, using the default pdfLaTeX command: \documentclass{article} ...
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Problem to include EPS file with file name containing “#”

I have problem including EPS in LaTeX document. I am using latex->dvips->ps2pdf workflow to compile LaTeX document file. Error is thrown as Illegal parameter number in definition The EPS file ...
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Consistent font size in EPS image that are scaled?

Assume that at creation time (of an EPS image) the final 'size' of the image is not known. However, this one EPS is used multiple times in different sizes within different documents. But the font size ...
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Font issue when including EPS from Metapost into XeLaTeX

I've run into strange problems with fonts in figures included in XeLaTeX document. I have figures generated from Metapost sources with rotated math labels. When I include resulting EPS into document ...
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Rotate eps image without the whole page

I have a eps file printed out from a Simulink model using the Matlab command print -deps. However, the image is rotated +90 degrees to portrait. When I include it into my latex document, the whole ...
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eps figures with pdflatex

In a recent discussion on this site I learned that using \usepackage[pdf]{pstricks} makes it possible to run pdflatex on files containing eps and pstricks files (and psfrag usage as well). Now a ...
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Converting eps to png - dimensions [closed]

When I convert EPS to PNG using this command gs -dSAFER -dBATCH -dNOPAUSE -r600 -sDEVICE=pnggray -sOutputFile=%1.png "%1.eps" I get PNG picture with large dimensions, although the bounding box ...
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How to use \graphicspath + epstopdf OR \graphicspath + latex => ps => pdf [closed]

Background: I am using MikTek and TeXnicCenter. Since I am using Windows, I have to deal with folders whose names have spaces, such as C:/Documents and Settings/... and I use ...
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Attempt to export EPS figures from TikZ fails

I'm attempting to output EPS figures when using MikTeX 2.8 under Windows XP, and am following Export eps figures from TikZ. My problem is that I can't get the bare example given there to run. The ...
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How to use \graphicspath + epstopdf

Background: I am using MiKTeK and TeXnicCenter. Since I am using Windows, I have to deal with folders whose names have spaces, such as C:/Documents and Settings/... and I use ...
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Creating standalone eps files and using batch files to automate the process

I have been looking at these posts How to fix EPS with incorrect bounding box? Cannot determine size of graphic in * (no BoundingBox) How to convert PDF to EPS? How to produce EPS instead of PS ...
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eps graphic doesn't show up in dvi output

I tried to use \munepsfig in my document, no error, no warning. Just my image doesn't show, what could be actually wrong? Which file should I check to know the problem? Anyway, I use a template ...
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Using Times New Roman in eps images with psfrag

I'm using the chemstyle package to produce chemical reaction schemes. It uses the psfrag package to replace placeholders in eps graphics with numbers for molecules. I'm trying to use Times New Roman ...
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Convert a picture or figure to EPS or PDF file

In my document I'm embedding figures using the following code: \begin{figure}[!t] \centering \def\svgwidth{1.2\columnwidth} \resizebox{\columnwidth}{!}{ \endlinechar=255\relax ...
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Latex error. Unknown graphics extension: eps [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: I encountered an 'errorUnknown graphics extension: .eps.' I have the error like in the title. I found some pages on the web with a solution to this problem. They ...
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Scale one dimension of EPS and preserve label font and size

I'm importing .eps in LaTeX. I want to resize image to fit my purposes. I want to do that only by one scale, X or Y (disproportional). The problem is that labels (font and size) become distorted. Is ...
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epslatex visible box doesn't fit all of the info (axis names)

i'm preparing a publication into Phys Rev E. they ask to use revtex. in revtex guidelines, they say that i should include eps files. i already have all the plots made with latex symbols and ...
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Get MiKTeX dvips to embed fonts found in EPS file [closed]

I have some EPS figures embedded in a LaTeX document. When I run dvips on the .dvi file I get complaints like this: dvips.exe: Font TimesTen-Roman used in file ./fig01-01.eps is not in the mapping ...
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Prerendering PostScript commands in EPS with GhostScript makes transparent objects opaque

Background If the following PSTricks diagram % Circle.tex \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pstricks} \pagestyle{empty} \begin{document} \pspicture(-1,-1)(1,1) \rput(0,0){$E\not=mc^2$} ...
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ps2pdf -dEPSCrop input.eps cannot crop input with \pagecolor{<non-white>}

If I set \pagecolor{} to any color other than white, I will get a strange result. rem batch.bat takes a file name without extension. latex -interaction=nonstopmode %1 dvips -E %1 -o %1-temp.eps ...
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How to automate a job of changing tags in a bunch of EPS images and convert them to PDF

This post is a continuation to my earlier post here: Creating standalone eps files and using batch files to automate the process Xport gave good answers that work! One goal of this whole process ...