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Changing colors of included cmyk jpg

I am trying to convert a pdf containing grayscale pictures and black text into shades of a single color in cmyk color space (for printing). I was thus very happy to learn, from a side remark in one ...
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Performance difference between different graphics formats in pdflatex

I have a very complex document with many pictures (jpg, png and pdf). In trying to improve compiling performance I tried to convert all pictures to jpg, then all pictures to png and then to pdf (with ...
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Creating a PDF form that accepts uploaded images

I am creating some forms that require users to stick photos in boxes. I was wondering if one could, with some PDF magic, create forms that could accept user supplied (via an upload button on the form) ...
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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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Is there ANY kind of design app that can output latex?

I'm a designer working at a software company, and it's been decided that we're going to be using Latex to design some newsletters for our customers. I've designed one as I normally would in Adobe ...
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Chess figurines for kindle, both eink and kindle fire

I wrote 13 chess books, using images, well seen on every kind of kindle, old and new. However, they mantain the same size when you change the size of the text. I just saw an old post by Asim, who ...
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How do I include Postscript graphics in a LaTeX file?

I am trying to include sample.ps file to my document with the following code \documentclass{article} \usepackage[margin=3cm,a4paper]{geometry} \usepackage{amsmath,amsthm} \usepackage{amsfonts} ...
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how does \includegraphics from the graphicx get the size of a .jpg image

Is there someplace where I can read about how \includegrapics uses the metadata that is stored with a JPG image? I have carefully sized 80 images with Photoshop such that the Photoshop's ImageSize ...
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Characters missing when embedding PDF with pdftex

I have the feeling this must have been asked before, but I couldn't find it with search... When I run the following test file \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} % ...
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svg package failing to find svg files

I am trying to get the svg package working on an OSX system. If I use inkscape to save the *.svg files as *.pdf and *.pdf_tex, then the sample file from this question works fine: ...
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Interactive graphs in PDF file with Latex?

There are several questions which are asking similar question, but not exactly. I'm looking for a tool/method in Latex to generate really interactive graphs, when by dragging something on the graph ...
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eps import wrong title in graphic \pi looks like \neq

I need to import a figure from Matlab. I export it as an .eps. I use epstopdf to import it in LaTeX and for some unknown reasons the greek letter pi in the title of the plot that looks ok in the .eps ...
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Pandoc not exporting bibliography, images and nested sections

I'm a new Pandoc user, primarily for converting .tex files in .odt format. The following command: pandoc -f latex -t odt -o prova.odt roottoptesi.tex Works well apart for the fact that it can't ...
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htlatex options

I'm using htlatex (Miktek 2.9, on windows command prompt) with the command: htlatex source.tex "3" "" "" "--interaction==nonstopmode" to generate HTML from existing documents written in LaTeX. I've ...
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How to define a style for drawings using a special font and siunitx?

I would like to define a style (e. g. style=techDraw) that gives me the possibility to define the behavior of all technical drawings made by tikz or imported as pdf_tex a. s. o. when the style ...
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Adjusting EPS figure text

I've got a series of EPS figures in my LaTeX article which each contain some title texts and labels. I would like to adjust these texts according to the text font type and size in my article, making ...
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Vector Graphics for Textbooks

I am editing a math textbook with a lot of graphs and plots. I'd like to know if it's better to draw these figures outside of latex (using Matlab for example) and import them using \includegraphics or ...
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Set a caption under an image in Report documentclass

I've been working on a report but i can't seem to find out how to get the caption of a image UNDER the specific image, instead it stays at the top of the image. Heres my code: ...
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Auto images height to get specified number of pages. Is it possible with LaTeX?

I am a very beginner in LaTeX, and need to know if it is possible to do next. There is a book, consisting of text and photos, going one by one. Questions: Is it possible in LaTeX to make images ...
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\includegraphics image not displaying in beamer

I am trying to add an image made in inkscape to a beamer presentation as follows. \documentclass{beamer} \usecolortheme[dark]{solarized} \usetheme{default} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Generate QR Code with image inside

How can I generate in xelatex a QR code with any given image inside, like so or better like this, using either pstricks or the new qrcode package? Note that the QR-code must still work after including ...
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Problems with epstopdf: using .tif files in Latex does not work

I am writing my thesis in Latex and have multiple .tif pictures to include. Of course, I can convert them manually, but I would prefer to let Latex do this job to save time. I am trying to use the ...
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Synctex fails for input files. Related to fancyhdr + graphicx?

I have run into a problem with the synctex option of pdflatex that seems to be related to the fancyhdr and graphicx package. Problem: Forward and inverse search between editor and PDF viewer work ...
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trying to load images with foreach

Im trying to load images from a directory but I cant because I dont know why \i does not indicates the number, code searches the directory and the files were not found.. \documentclass{beamer} ...
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LaTeX /includepdf stacks images on top of eachother

I'm trying to insert a pdf with multiple images into my LaTeX document using \includepdf but either no image shows up (for page={1} or page={1-4} etc.) or it stacks them all on top of each other and ...
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Inserting images in report class document

I am writing a thesis report, and would like to insert images. A majority of the images that I am using are high resolution bitmap. I am using the following to insert the images ...
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Damaged file in acroread when include .pdf graphic with other graphics that are clipped

I came across a weird issue when you include multiple graphics files when one is a non-clipped .pdf and the others are clipped non-pdf. I'm running pdflatex and the resulting pdf is created and can be ...
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Export PDF for two printer - one pdf with just the pictures, the other one with the text

Do you know a possibility how to export a pdf, that has just blank space where the grahpics should be? (And the other way round) Why do I need this? I have a black and white laser printer and an ...
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Fit bounding box to gnuplot legend

Summary: Is there a way to automatically reduce the bounding box of an eps file to only fit displayed text? Details: A while ago I asked a question about combining multiple gnuplot graphs into a ...
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What is the best approach regarding .cfg files for the LaTeX graphics bundle?

The manual for the 'graphics' LaTeX bundle includes instructions for setting up the right conditions for the use of colour and the inclusion of graphics in documents. For example, on page 2, it says ...
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Transparent png prints incorrectly from Reader

I have a transparent PNG over a tikzpicture. This prints fine from TeXworks (left image), but from Adobe Reader the transparent area is noticeable (right image). Since most people use Reader, this is ...
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Is xelatex compatible with pgf masks?

When making my presentation with beamer I use xelatex to get nice fonts or I use pgf package to make images with transparent backgrounds. Unfortunately, I cannot use both at once as xelatex ignores ...
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Fillable PDF: radiobutton & other

I'm having hard times trying to create a fillable pdf form. In particular, I can't find a way to implement two things: • radio button with text on top • fillable blank field for the "Last Comment" ...
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How to get and process bitmap graphics at a pixel level on-the-fly?

We are trying to solve How to get intersection point(s) of two glyphs? and there are some interesting subtasks. In word cloud algorithms they are converting glyphs (a vector form) to a raster form and ...
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Include R output as pdf in Texmaker

I just switched from texshop to texmaker on Mac OS X. However, now the plots I want to insert from R as pdf in the document are missing the fonts in the pdflatex output. It used to work fine with ...
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Interactive PDF - Click thumbnail images to open in quicklook like window

Is it possible to create an interactive PDF where you can click a scaled down embedded image and it opens it up large in a preview like window hovering in front of the open PDF? Sort of like the PDF ...
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Difference in PDF loading in lua- and xelatex

Someone is trying to install a package of mine (http://www.ctan.org/pkg/lilyglyphs) in MiKTeX on Windows 7. After some hassles with file and font paths we managed to get him going, but there is one ...
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How to diagnose 'gs' failure converting eps to pdf as part of pdflatex

I'm creating a beamer presentation using a custom theme with company logos on the frametitle and footer of the pages. I've got these in EPS format and the resulting document does generate correctly ...
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TikZ scaling graphic and adjust node position and keep font size

I have several pictures in my thesis. I want to draw arrows with text over these pictures. After that I want to scale the picture, but the node position should adjust to the scaling and arrows, and ...
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PDF images not showing up with lualatex/pdflatex

I am trying to include an image in PDF format into my document as a figure. When compiling with lualatex or pdflatex, the image does not appear. If I take that very PDF image and convert it to PNG and ...
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shadow in the picture

I try to put a drop shadow on a picture, so that it looks like it is sunk in the background. I only find ways to make a drop shadow on the background, so that it looks like the picture is on top of ...
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Replace subfigure indices with new ones

I have the following code: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,twoside]{book} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{subfigure} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \centering \subfigure { ...
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stacking images side by side

Image1 Image2 I am using a template version from the internet for Latex. It has a class file where the position and the attribute of the title page are defined. \UNIVERSITY ...
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Subfigures in a0poster

I am working on a poster for a scientific conference using the a0poster document type (with 3 equally spaced columns), but it seems that images/figures are not easy to work with. When I include the ...
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How can I design book cover pages?

How can I design the following cover with \latex in A4 paper, landspace? Related to: http://tug.org/pracjourn/2007-1/robbers/robbers.pdf
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Adding an image in every cell of a table

I am trying to insert an image in every row (apart from the first row of each column) but every time I try to insert an image in the last cell of each row it does not work, please see below. ...
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XY axis to multiple subfigures

I am including 3 subfigures for which i want a common X (Time) and Y (Amplitude) axis labels. Note labels should be above subcaption handler i.e., (a) (b) and (c) \documentclass[11pt]{article} ...
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Add text box on top of figure

I want to add text labels for each panel of an inserted picture (e.g. A B C). Each individual figure currently exists as pdf and jpg, but I want to join them together into a single pdf with each ...
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Wrong color figures in pdf output

I am composing a large number of pdf figures with includegraphics that contain pixel graphics with xelatex. The individual figures are themselves compiled with xelatex using includegraphics. As the ...
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Pandoc: LaTeX to HTML - no images shown

I use pandoc to convert my LaTeX file to a plain HTML file. Everything works fine so far. However, images and references are not parsed. I use pandoc guide.tex -o guide.html to generate the HTML ...