{eps2pdf} is a Ghostscript frontend for converting document formats from {eps} to {pdf}.

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epstopdf warning: “Shell escape feature is not enabled.”

I'm having a bit of trouble trying to include .eps files in a LaTeX document compiled with pdfLaTeX. I've been told that I should use the epstopdf package to convert .eps files to .pdf on the fly. ...
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Insert eps graphics with graphicx (file not found)

When I run Andrew Robert's import.tex in MikTeX I get an error message saying that the image file is not found: ! LaTeX Error: File `chick' not found. See the LaTeX manual or LaTeX Companion for ...
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mpgraphics: Unable to compile using MikTex on Windows

This is an example from mpgraphics package documentation: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{mpgraphics} \begin{document} \begin{mpinline} draw (20,20)--(0,0)--(0,30)--(30,0)--(0,0) \end{mpinline} ...
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Converted xxx-eps-converted-to.pdf not found

I'm using TeXStudio on Mac OS X 10.7.4. The problem is that the EPS to PDF conversion is somehow broken: \usepackage[pdftex]{graphicx} \graphicspath{{img/}} ...
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How to insert a graphic/figure into LaTeX from Word?

I am trying to include a figure into LaTeX from a paper originally created using MS Word. I have already converted all the text/equations into LaTeX but I can't figure out how to get the figures over ...
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Image quality using PDFLaTeX

I've got some PNG images within my LaTeX document. The quality of the image files is sufficient and the result using LaTeX and viewing the resulting DVI file is quite what I expect - looks good. But ...
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Searching for a better workflow to get a cropped PDF and EPS graphics - Stage 1

I am using TeX Live 2010. I don't use MikTeX anymore because of many troubles I found in the past. Input files: gridon.tex: % gridon.tex \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{pstricks} ...
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epstopdf outdir challenges

I'm currently working on setting up the appendices for a dissertation project, which are going to contain +100 figures from several individual parametric studies. The majority of the figures have ...
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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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Define a pair/point as a pair/point along a path length METAPOST

Is it possible to define a pair as a point along a specified length of a path? so for example beginfig u=2cm; path x; x=(0,0)..u*dir(225); %v= a point along a fraction of the length of x in a ...
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epspdfconversion isn't working

I'm with a problem with the package epspdfconversion. I use the following preamble: \documentclass[pdftex,12pt,a4paper,openany]{memoir} \usepackage[brazil]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Is there a conflict between the package tabularx and epstopdf?

I am trying to use epstopdf to convert EPS files to PDF on the fly, yet I can't get it to work with the tabularx package. In summary, can anyone tell my why the following example works? ...
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How do I get the gnuplottex/epstopdf package to work with “-output-dir” and “-aux-dir” option?

I can't seem to get the gnuplottex package to work with my preferred compile options. This is a (not too) minimal example of what I mean: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{scrreprt} % ...
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Drivers other than “pdftex.def” are not supported - - Need advice [closed]

Hey I'm configuring my TeXMaker 4.0.3, I did this few times and never had such a problem like that! I have this message: Drivers other than "pdftex.def" are not supported. PDF does not generate ...
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Converted EPS not found with TeX Live 2012 and Windows 8

I use TeX Live 2012 on Windows 8 and would like to use an EPS image. I usually use PNG, but in this case PNG is too pixelated. I found that epstopdf is the preferred solution and that TeX Live ...
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How to use `epstopdf` in batch mode?

The top voted answer to the following question is a really good way to convert eps files to pdf. What are good ways to convert EPS to PDF? I really prefer it over ps2pdf because it preserves the size ...
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How to crop a pstricks figure

I wish to create a figure using pstricks code, and then to display only a cropped region of the figure. I thought that the arguments to \begin{pspicture}(...,...)(...,...) would allow me to do this, ...
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Error using epstopdf package

I am currently using pdflatex on my Mac OS Yosemite to compile a simple code which is to demonstrate the problem I am having with another larger file. I am using TexLive 2014 and when running the ...
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EPS to PDF conversion done by pdflatex is blurry

I have done a figure using TikZ that uses the shadows.blur package. Using qtikz (my TikZ editor), I have exported the image as an eps file. In my document, I use \includegraphics{theimage} and ...
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Relative path issue with epslatex

I'm trying to include a figure which is saved as two files (eps and tex). I can get it to work if the files are in the same folder as the main document, but not if I move them elsewhere, even just to ...
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Displaying subfigures of different aspect ratio to look same aspect ratio

I have some figures that came out from gnuplot that I would like to display. The only difference between them is that one has a legend and the other one does not. So although they have the same size ...
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epspdfconversion problems in xelatex

I am using xelatex and I am trying to use epspdfconversion package to on-the-fly remove unnecessary empty margins from my figures. The figures themselves are dynamically generated and calculating a ...
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Shortening compile time with large eps files when using pstricks and dvips

So I am also sending this to both the pstricks and the powerdot lists as it relates to both, but mostly to compiling via dvi-> dvips -< ps2pdf or similar. I make my lecture slides with Powerdot ...
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repstopdf issue on Cygwin

Environment: Cygwin with Cygwin Ports packages enabled for doxygen/graphviz/mscgen/texlive-latex/texlive-latex-extras. Configuration: doxygen is configured to generate LaTeX output and I have PDF ...
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Font embedding problem with EPS figures in LaTeX

I have an EPS figure generated by Microsoft Visio with PDFCreator. I want to add this EPS figure to my document using pdflatex by declaring \usepackage{epstopdf} but the fonts in the EPS figure are ...
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sh: epspdf: command not found

I'm trying to use the epspdfconversion package under TeXLive, on a Linux system. I've successfully installed and included said package, but when executing the command: pdflatex MyFile.tex it ...
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epstopdf creates blank PDF files

I have an issue with epstopdf.exe and that leads to inability to use .eps files for creating pdf documents. Here is the example of console output when I try to transform a sample eps file manually ...
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Using pdfcrop within epstopdf?

Currently, my epstopdf is not able to convert eps to pdf correctly due to the boundingbox (atend) bug that the epstopdf does not support. However, I intend to use pdfcrop on the generated pdf file and ...
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Figure not showing up in siamltex document class

I am working to submit to a SIAM journal and am trying to add a figure. The latex file compiles but the pdf output is blank. Here is a MWE. ...
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xy-eps-converted-to.pdf not found - wrong filename?

I'm trying to include an EPS file into a PDF file using MikTex 2.9 under Windows 8. Everything else LaTex related works like a charm. pdflatex keeps complaining about a missing ...
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epstopdf does not find (or generate) pdf file

I have an error while trying to use epstopdf package. This is my code \documentclass[11pt,oneside,a4paper,onecolumn]{article} \usepackage[usenames,dvipsnames]{pstricks} \usepackage{epsfig} ...
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epstopdf suddenly stopped working

I'm trying to compile some .tex files in WinEdt 7 with pdfLaTeX using MikTex 2.9. I have a lot of eps figures and was previously using epstopdf in the preamble without any problems. But for some ...
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Multiple commands in declareGraphicsRule - how to do it?

Although I'm not sure the graphicsRule below will do what I want, the main point is that it is not even generating the second eps file (epstool_tmp.eps) at all. What is going wrong? Here's an example ...
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Trouble with epstopdf: File 'foo-eps-converted-to.pdf' not found

My question has been asked before but none of the answers previously has answered my question. I have an .eps file that I want to include in my LaTeX document. For this purpose I have included the ...
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gnuplottex with 'subfolder' option: ps-file in subfolder not converted to pdf-file by epstopdf

When I compile the following code (LaTeX -> pdf) without the option 'subfolder' at the 'gnuplottex'-package, it works fine. The ps-file 'test-gnuplottex-fig1.ps', automatically created by gnuplottex, ...
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psfragify? Aka problem with EPS and pdfLaTeX

If I want to include a .eps image and yet use pdfLaTeX, I can do so using epstopdf (manually called, automated in TL2010+, using the package). However, as far as I know, all these options are ...
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texmaker 3.5 miktex portable 2.9 and epstopdf

I am using TeXMaker 3.5 (same problems in TeXMaker 3.4.1) and MikTeX 2.9. My source is: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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how to configure epstopdf in ubuntu?

I have a problem with an eps figure in latex. When I try to compile my document I get this error: ! Package pdftex.def Error: File `BD-SDS1-eps-converted-to.pdf' not found. See the pdftex.def ...
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Problem in MacTeX: package pdftex.def Error: File `./image1-eps-converted-to.pdf' not found [closed]

I have a problem using MacTeX (distribution TeXLive-2013 Intel 64) in Mac OS X 10.9.2, with the IDE TeXstudio 2.7.0. I am trying to include an EPS figure in my document (as I used to do in Windows), ...
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snapshot, bundledoc and epstopdf

I am using epstopdf package to convert on the fly eps images to pdf. However, the snapshot package and bundledoc do not keep track of the original eps file but only of the included pdf. Is there any ...
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Strange EPS to PDF translate error in MacTeX [closed]

I have an EPS file that was created with DataGraph. When this EPS is viewed with Photoshop or Preview (which converts it to PDF) it correctly shows the word "Interior": However if I let MacTeX ...
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MikTex Portable + Texmaker not supporting EPS [duplicate]

Keep in mind, I am a beginner to LaTeX in general and not skilled in command lines. MiKTeX Portable and TeXmaker are installed on my portable drive. TeXmaker has been properly configured to use ...
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pdftex.def Error: File logo-eps-converted-to.pdf not found

I am using the EPFL thesis template to write a LaTex document. I need to compile it using pdfLaTex. Also, I want to use these same template - I can't use any other template. I have many EPS figures ...
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Including pdf figures in Latex document using TexnicCenter

I am sorry if I missed anywhere the obvious answer to my problem, but after searching several hours for a solution I am a bit lost... I am using Texniccenter and MikTex under Windows Vista to create ...
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epstopdf error: /undefined in uageLevel:

I try to run: C:\Users\Oleg\Desktop>epstopdf.exe test5-reference.eps and I get just an a blank .pdf with the following: Error: /undefined in uageLevel: Operand stack: Execution stack: ...
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Including .eps figure in PDFLatex

This question has been asked a lot, but for reason I cannot get it to work. I'd like to include a .eps image in my document - I am using pdflatex in TeXMaker. Below is the input (I am providing the ...
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texworks on mac epstopdf or repstopdf not found

I am running texworks on mac and pdflatex to generate pdf. epstopdf used to run fine until i upgraded my mac to the new yosemite. Now I have this problem - ...
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Question about epstopdf command line options

I am running on windows, and I would like to know what command line options are used internally by pdflatex to convert an eps to pdf file? (Note: to run pdflatex, I downloaded MikTex, and used that as ...
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epstopdf / ghostscript can't find fonts

I have the following setup $ epstopdf --version epstopdf ($Id: epstopdf.pl 31784 2013-09-27 22:43:16Z karl $) 2.18 $ gs --version 9.10 $ tex --version TeX 3.1415926 (TeX Live 2014/dev) $ uname -a ...
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Certain EPS files don't convert with epstopdf

I seem to be having problems with certain EPS files, generated by Matlab. Using epstopdf, it generates an empty pdf file (which it then inserts into the document, leaving a void there). It seems ...