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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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Union of Paths in MetaPost

I'd like to compute the union of a collection of outlines in MetaPost. I'm aware of the buildcycle macro (in combination with cutbefore and cutafter). However, that macro is not very useful because I ...
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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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includegraphics: How to check if PDF/PNG are transparent?

I am trying to generate PDF/A-1 compliant documents, in which transparency is not allowed. I would like to check, if included PDF and PNG images have transparency. Is there a TeX way to check this? ...
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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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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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eps import wrong title in graphic \pi looks like \neq

Need to import a figure from Matlab. I export it as an eps and use epstopdf to import it in latex for some unknown reasons the greek pi in the title of the plot that looks ok in the .eps does not ...
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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 import pdf image with different color?

I'd like to import a pdf illustrating manifold like this. And I'm using a dark background in beamer, is there any way to change the color of the lines from black to white? Since I've used the codes ...
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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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Clip image to drawing area

I have a vector graphic that I need to include in a LaTeX file. Since LaTeX doesn't support SVG, I attempted to include it as a PDF. The problem is, that there are some elements of the image that ...
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LyX enlarging inserted images

I have a problem with inserting images in my thesis that I write with LyX. Images in exported pdf are always larger than they actually are. Here is what it looks like in the editor, that's the real ...
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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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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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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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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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Problem with background pictures (\AddToShipoutPicture)

EDIT: adding \usepackage{grffile} did the trick!!! I'm having some troubles with the frontpage of my document. I use \AddToShipoutPicture*{\BackgroundPic} to print 2 .eps files as background on which ...
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Call “cmd” from within latex

As I asked here, I'm trying to add a link to an image, which already works this way: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{hyperref} \let\oldincludegraphics=\includegraphics ...
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Best practice for including standalone commented equations with tikz

I'm writing a document where there are some equations which I'm commenting with hf-tikz package. It needs two LaTeX compilations in order to get the right coordinates and to draw everything in the ...
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How to add Wolfram Manipulate function and image?

I have a problem with including a Wolfram Manipulate function and one image at the same TeX document. I used this code for Manipulate function: d=ParametricPlot[{{x, y}}, {x, 0, 0.2}, {y, 0, 0.2}, ...
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Setting paths for different types

I wonder if it is possible to set several paths for different types of images, that im including in my document. Currently im using \graphicspath{{./Figures/}} for saying that, it should use ...
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How do I get a straight line in \begin{tikzpicture}[decoration=Koch snowflake]?

The following code \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{decorations.fractals} \usepackage{pgfplots} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[scale=3,decoration=Koch snowflake] ...
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Unwanted graphic offset

I'm getting a small difference in horizontal alignment when using the two ways of placing an image as shown in my code below. I know it doesn't look like there's much point in what I've done, but this ...
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How can I generate a nicely laid out image including text and a png image?

I would like to generate an image which incorporates some text, nicely laid out with a nice font, and a png image which has to be included in the image. I could put this together quite quickly in ...
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Add photo to moderncv style banking with modifications

How to add a photo to moderncv style banking follow up question from the above. how is the modification of the code create the photo only on the resume page but not to the letter page? and also with ...
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Include eps figures in class: report

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report} \usepackage[paper=a4paper]{geometry} \usepackage[draft]{hyperref} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \centering \includegraphics[scale=0.5]{graphs/power.eps} ...
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Drag/Drop of image files onto Texstudio Editor

I have installed the latest svn version of Texstudio (2.6.6) under Windows 7 and OSX Mavericks. Drag and Drop of image files (have tried .eps, .png, and .pdf) works fine in OSX but does not work under ...
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Image centered on full slide with background color in beamer

Specifying both a background color and a background image for beamer slides is a bit tricky when notes are shown. I tried three approaches but none works perfectly (the idea is to avoid white borders ...
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Span background image across whole page

I want to put a background image on a file which uses the scrartcl class. The target pdf output size is A4 which is exactly the size of the background image (210mm x 297mm). The image should therefore ...
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Is this a bug with Inkscape and/or LaTeX or am I missing something?

I want to include figures generated by inkscape which include transparency. When I change the width of the figures, things get weird. Have you ever noticed this and is there a better way to do? % ...
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Dynamically change images in a LyX File

I am using LyX and have created a document that includes numerous images. I'm wondering if it's possible to reference the path and file name to the images in LyX so that when I compile and create my ...
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Figure centered (horizontally and vertically) + subsection on same page

I want to center my figure (horizontally and vertically). I have a subesction that I want to keep on the same page (at the top), but it is "pushed" on the next page. I am using the following code: ...
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Figures with [h] position in multicols environement

I usually work with the normal article latex environment, with one column, and I usually introduce figures using the position given by [h] (with means "place the float here, i.e., approximately at the ...
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which types of effect can I put in a presentation using Latex?

I used to make my presentation with powerpoint and Keynote which both were easy but this latex is driving me crazy since you should add anything you want in a hard way! In fact, I have tried to ...
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fade a picture and bring up others in a presentation

Actually, I have seen some presentation that an image fade and other 3 images appeared there. or one image went smaller in top and two images appeared in down of a page Is there anyone know how to ...
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XeLaTeX and graphicx don't seem to work well

I am having trouble getting the graphicx package to work well when running XeLaTeX on my mac. I am including .jpg files; some of them scale very nicely, but others don't. Here is the MWE ...
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Poor quality when scaling vector graphics that include raster graphics

I have some figures in a vector format (.eps) that include raster graphic elements. These elements are unacceptably distorted in the latex pdf even when rendered at sizes much smaller than their ...
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\usepackage{graphicx} prevents change in document

I use \usepackage{graphicx}. If I change something in my tex document and convert it to pdf, my pdf document doesn't change, without \usepackage{graphicx} it works. When I type something like (see ...
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IEEEtrans class, eps images don't appear in their place

I'm writing a journal paper using the IEEEtran class and .eps images. All of them appear correctly but the ones that have longer caption appear at the end of the document. For example, ...
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How do I include eps files using TexWorks

I am trying to add some EPS files in text but I got the following error message ! LaTeX Error: Unknown graphics extension: .eps. Does anyone knows how to fix it? I installed MikTex 2.9
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Combining logarithmic scale and self-defined ticks on colorbar

I'm trying to make a heat map of matrix form data, with logarithmic scale on the colorbar, I'm essentially following the advice here. But the problem I am having is that I have the ticks set on weird ...
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Referencing gnuplot epslatex symbols in LaTeX

The situation I am faced with is that I need to write a caption for a figure created with gnuplot, where I wish to reference the point types used by gnuplot in the actual plot, something akin to ...