htlatex is the command that loads a script to invoke the different steps of the from LaTeX to HTML process.

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Generation of simple, CSS-less HTML with htlatex

When htlatex converts a document, emphasis and bold-face are converted to spans of a certain style which is defined in the accompanying CSS file. Input: \documentclass{scrartcl} \begin{document} ...
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htlatex interrupted at '\:temp{rm}'

Using TL2013, I cannot compile documents with htlatex anymore. For example, using: \documentclass{scrbook} \begin{document} test \end{document} I get: $ htlatex test.tex This is pdfTeX, ...
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Removing ligatures for small caps in TeX4HT

The Amazon Kindle has a default font which features small caps and ligatures, but not ligatures for small caps. For this reason, when it sees ligatures (even common ones, such as "ff"), it renders them ...
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htlatex with article vs memoir

Why does the following document (with article document class): \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{c|c} \hline 1 & 2 \\ \hline \hline 5 & 6 \\ \hline \end{tabular} ...
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tex4ht gives 'illegal storage address' error when trying to convert to odt

I am trying to convert a LaTeX document to opendocument with TeX4ht (on Windows/MiKTeX 2.9 32-bit). I am using the following command (as suggested on the TeX4ht website): D:\latex>htlatex mwe.tex ...
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LaTeX to HTML preserving code coloring from listings

I'm trying to convert some LaTeX into HTML but my code listings don't preserve their code coloring. Why is that and how do I fix it? This is what it looks like: Side note: I'm also wondering why ...
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Removing spaces before command

When using French guillemets with TeX4HT, the resulting symbols are not followed/preceded by non-breaking spaces like they should, resulting in wrong line-breaking in HTML. I tried resetting \og and ...
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How can I make bash-code look good both in LaTeX and HTML?

As I am new to Latex and this kind of typing in general, I find myself in need of some basic guidelines when it comes to how to make things look good in text. I have a document that looks good when ...
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htlatex converting all occurences of 'ff' and 'fi' to null characters in HTML output

I'm running MiKTeX under Windows 7, trying to compile some LaTeX to HTML using htlatex. htlatex appears to be converting every instance of 'ff' and 'fi' with a NUL byte in the HTML. Was wondering if ...
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TeX4HT, first paragraph and indentation

In a book, I set up indentation to be 1em for every paragraph, including the first paragraph in sections: \setlength{\parindent}{1em} However, TeX4HT doesn't honor this setting and sets the first ...
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Force all floats to the end of the document without using endfloat, compatible with htlatex

What is the easiest way to have all floats forcibly appear at the end of the document? The solution should work with htlatex, the floats should appear at the end of the HTML document in this case. ...
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When generating html, how do you specify image size?

I am using htlatex (or as many people call it tex4ht) to generate html and I have included some graphics. Htlatex seems to ignore all the size arguments I give the image size. I've tried specifying: ...
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How to write custom configuration for TeX4ht

I have some macros in my document, and I want to create my own HTML for there. I follow this blog entry but I can't to make it work. I put this code before my \begin{document}: ...
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color environment text is not converted in htlatex

I have using pdflatex to get the color environment text. But when using htlatex the color and the environment content (Note) is not converting. Please find the MWE below: \documentclass{book} ...
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how to use conditional to define different \begin and \end environment at compile time

I just need little help on the syntax for this. I am using tex4ht, and I get an error when I use empheq for the align environment. I want to build this TeX file both in pdflatex and htlatex. I ...
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convert (xe)latex with non-english character to html

I have an exact problem as this post. I have checked the answers there, and found a probable reply here. Sad that I am in linux, and cannot use bat file. Pasted is my latex file, which compiles well ...
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How do I preserve hyperreferences in the index when converting text from LaTex to HTML

I have written a book with three indexes in LaTex. I can produce a perfect hyperreferenced pdf file using the dvipdf filename command, but I cannot convert Latex into HTML using htlatex or TEX4ht ...
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Lettrine, accentuated characters and htlatex

I use accentuated letters with the lettrine package like: \lettrine{É}{lisée} avait vu le pouvoir de Dieu sur la vie d'Élie. With luatex (which is my normal rendering engine), it works fine. ...
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htlatex and subfigures

Is it possible to have htlatex generate side-by-side subfigures? The mwe tex file \documentclass{article} \ifdefined\HCode \usepackage[compatibility=false]{caption} ...
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htlatex requires graphic file extensions “jpg” while other latex variants don't. What to do?

I am trying to make a book that is published in both print and ebook format, and I would like one source for the book that works in both media. When I compile the following with xelatex it works. ...
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Bad mathchar (79119) using htlatex+mathml with \uparrow with align from amsmath package

texlive 2012 debian package: \documentclass[]{article}% \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{align} & \uparrow\sum F \end{align} \end{document} compile with htlatex ...
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Create permalinks in HTML using tex4ht

Use case: an HTML version of a developer guide written in LaTeX and knowledge base articles in HTML which should be able to link to a certain section, figure, code snippet, ... in the HTML version of ...
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Using \newcommand works fine in LaTeX, but when I use htlatex the line of text that \newcommand was supposed to insert gets moved to the next line?

So, I'm trying to write lines of code explaining to new students where to find different files and directories. Because the classname changes on a yearly basis I set up a \newcommand to make changing ...
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Customizing tex4ht to generate html to convert to epub with Calibre

I'm trying to prepare html for conversion to an epub and have encountered a couple of problems that I would appreciate help with. Hope mixing a couple of related questions in a single post is OK. The ...
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\AtBeginDocument content seems to be ignored by htlatex

It appears that the content inserted via \AtBeginDocument is being ignored by htlatex. Is there a workaround to this other than not using \AtBeginDocument? To reproduce save the MWEs below and run ...
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Htlatex accents in token yields missing \endcsname

I am trying to associate sequence of characters that can contain special symbols (accents, dollars, and in particular inputs in utf8) to some content. This is to be used with htlatex. Accents yield ...
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Setting up a counter in Tex4HT Configuration to use in html

I want to add a collapsible panel header to some text, to do this I need to define some IDs, I can't use \thesubsubsection because it comes with dots (2.0.1 for example). So I want to use a simple ...
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Changing a tex4ht span class using Confiig file

I have my Table of contents as follows: <div class="col-sm-2" id="leftCol"> <div class="nav nav-stacked" id="sidebar"> <h3 class="likesectionHead">Contents</h3> ...
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TeX capacity exceeded and parsing errors using decoration on chapter name with tex4ht

My first htlatex issue of 2014 and on the first day also :) I added this line \chapter*{\centering \begin{normalsize}my chapter title\end{normalsize}} which works fine with pdflatex, but htlatex ...
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using mathml in htlatex makes it lose the table p-width specification in generated html

It took me a while to find the cause of this. when giving p{} for table column width, and also using mathml option, then htlatex losses the width specs in the generated HTML table. It is very simple ...
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How to send output of htlatex to different folder without fixing all image links afterwords

The setup is simple. I have a file report.tex which includes an image from a folder. I send the output of htlatex to a separate directory. htlatex copies all images and HTML to that directory. The ...
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LaTeX to HTML using htlatex - Background problem

I've been trying to highlight Python code and convert it to HTML. For highlighting I used the minted package since it provided a few styles that I was looking for and I used htlatex for HTML ...
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Border control for LaTeX tables generated using TeX4ht

In producing simultaneous pdfs and html/word files using xelatex and TeX4ht I have noticed that the table produced by TeX4ht is kind of illogical and is clumsy to clean up and manipulate. I would ...
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Changing the image path of html-documents created using the htlatex command

So I've created a .tex document using TeXShop for os X, and I've specified an absolute graphicspath for all the images. Now I'm supposed to render a .html file from the .tex and I've done so using the ...
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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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Using htlatex with tikz-dependency

I am trying to generate an html file from a tex file using htlatex. The htlatex works well with simple tikz pictures, but it has problem with the pictures (trees) drawn with tikz-dependency package. ...
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destlabel option of the hyperref package does not work in combination with htlatex

This is related to my previous question. The use-case is still the same: I want to convert a document into HTML, and give the links in the generated HTML a permanent character, even when the structure ...
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configuring minipage in htlatex

I want to use minipage in htlatex, because I want to have a minipage with a figure, close to a minipage with some text, and then I want some other text that must be on a new line and full-width. I ...
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Avoid already converted equation in htlatex

I have converted big LaTeX file to html format successfully (include all the equations are converted to png format). After that I have changed some LaTeX text part. How do avoid again no need equation ...
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Defining XML output for operator

I am converting LaTeX to docbook with the following command htlatex filename "xhtml,docbook-mml" " -cunihtf" "-cdocbk" Now, unfortunately, the \cdot operator gets lost during translation. (It ...
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`\ifhtlatex` needed for running tex4ht with different code [duplicate]

It is much easier to write my texts in an editor with LaTeX, but often clients ask for a word file. tex4ht does a good job, it produces html from a tex-file, which can be easily used. But there are ...
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Cross references and citations do not show in LibreOffice after htlatex conversion

When trying to convert a simple LaTeX document to LibreOffice/OpenOffice, cross references and citations do not show in the final document. They do when converting to (X)HTML, but this has other ...
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tabu and tabularx compatibility - for htlatex, tex4ht and migration between tabu and tabularx

Is it possible to renew the tabularx environment so that it will take the tabularx style parameters? Or the other way around? \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{ ... } % ... \end{tabularx} \begin{tabu} to ...
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Avoid already converted Figures in htlatex

I have found how do avoid already converted equation in this link: Avoid already converted equation in htlatex. How to do the same method in Figures Conversion? My MWE is: \documentclass{book} ...
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Export LaTeX to HTML using .gif for equations?

I try to make help files for my wxWidgets-based software. wxWidgets supports displaying simple html pages and i use htlatex executable tool to convert my .tex to .html, where equations are rendered as ...
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htlatex does not seems to like $\mathit{}$ in subscripts

When I compilethis MWE: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \begin{document} Test $x_\mathit{in}$ \end{document} ...it works perfectly with latex and pdflatex. If I try to use htlatex on it, it ...
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How to add separate TOC when breaking LaTeX document using htlatex in each separate HTML page?

Related question tex4ht: limit toc I give up trying things. This is too hard. I have this document \section A \section B \subsection B.1 \subsection B.2 \section C I want one main TOC, but ...
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Missing $ error using htlatex

Running the code posted in this question, the first code shown there, posted by the accepted answer by Andrew Swann. When running the code through htlatex on texlive 2012 debian, I get the error ...
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htlatex - need help converting latex to html

I am trying to convert a set of tex file to html. The attached code generates perfect pdf. While it gives the following error with htlatex. I have not much knowledge of tex so please help by being ...
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QRCode package fails to convert to HTML

I'm using the CTAN QRcode package. It works great with PDF, but unfortunately doesn't work at all for HTML. Does anyone know if I'm doing something wrong or how I can force htlatex to use images for ...