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Why might I not want to set naturalnames and hypertexnames both equal to false in hyperref?

I know from these questions that you can solve a lot of internal linking problems in your PDF by setting naturalnames and hypertexnames both equal to false (naturalnames being set to false by ...
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pdftitle and such ignored if specified after \maketitle with report and book classes, not with article class

The following MWE shows that, with report (and book) class, PDF information entries such as pdftitle specified thanks to \hypersetup are ignored if they are inserted after \maketitle (and not ignored ...
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Different hierarchical levels in TOC and hyperref-generated PDF bookmarks

I would like to make hyperref generate bookmarks for all available hierarchical levels of my documents, but only in the produced PDF. For the TOC itself (i.e. the one printed at the beginning of the ...
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Preview of “hyperlinks” in PDF [duplicate]

Let's say I am using the hyperref package, which automatically hyperlinks eqref, cite, etc. I know its a stretch, but has anyone ever encountered a PDF viewer (I'm very happy with Sumatra) that can ...
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Package hyperref Warning: Token not allowed in a PDF string [duplicate]

My document contains section titles that are formatted by the listings package. (The section names are names of configure script switches.) ...
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Splitting(!) one latex document into two pdf outputs including references

I have a quite huge thesis-latex-document with lots of references to the appendix. The whole document I would like to split into two pdf-files. That means: I would like to have the thesis and the ...
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203 views

One page table of contents with hyperlinks for use with pdftk

I am using python and pdftk to create a portfolio from many pdf files. About half the files are generate by LaTeX and the other half are scanned in documents. When I am done, I want to create a ...
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NewDocumentCommand-defined command in bookmark

I have a scenario where xparse's \NewDocumentCommand has a regression compared to any alternative I know, including ones defining robust commands. So I'm avoiding \NewDocumentCommand in this case, but ...
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create a link to open another pdf, not in the current directory [duplicate]

How can I make a hyperlink to a pdf file located somwhere out of the current directory of .tex file? For example, my .tex file is located in C:\myWritings and the pdf file to be linked in the tex is ...
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What is a trapped pdf? [closed]

I noticed in the hyperref documentation that there is an entry for pdftrapped in the hypersetup. I went over google to find out what it was, but all I came up with was this: ...
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Fullscreen PDF, Adobe Acrobat and other PDF viewers

I want that my pdf opens in fullscreen mode by default and I use the following command : \hypersetup{pdfpagemode=FullScreen} This works fine when I open the pdf with Adobe Acrobat but does not ...
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Hyperlink in moderncv with acrobat reader

The hyperref in moderncv for urls and the email address cannot be opened with adobe acrobat reader. The links are working in other pdf readers. It's only an issue with moderncv opened in adobe acrobat ...
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File extension .pdf automatically added to link

Here's a minimal example: % File: test.tex \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage[pdftex]{hyperref} \hypersetup{colorlinks=true} \begin{document} (1) Rendered as link (red). Normal behaviour. ...
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PDF TextField - Draw baseline

right now i'm investigating the options of latex and creating fillable pdf's. Before, I used OpenOffice but it doesn't provide that much formatting options for indiviual usage. So right now I found ...
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Insert tex code in pdf document as metadata [duplicate]

I am trying to save the LaTeX code needed for generating some document in the document itself as metadata. So far I found the command to set the pdf metadata using the hyperref package but now I am ...
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How do you allow math-mode characters to be displayed in the PDF index? [duplicate]

I have a few greek characters and subscripts in some chapter titles. When I use hyperref to create a PDF index, these math-mode characters are dropped from the titles in the index. Is it possible to ...
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open pdf at current page using TeXnicCenter and Adobe Reader, or should I use another setup?

Is it nowadays possible to open the compiled pdf at that position, where the last change happend, using the aforementioned TeXnicCenter and Adobe Reader? I used my favourite search engine ;) but ...
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hypertarget works for files but not URLs

I want to link directly to a \hypertarget inside a document. If works file to file, but not to URL. The linking MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} ...
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Problem with url link-`~` is replaced by %257E

I am adding a url in my document using \url{}. The link, however doesn't lead to where it is suppossed to lead. My code is \documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} ...
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How to put a counter ``This page has been viewed … times'' on PDFLaTeX output?

I asked a similar question on tracking codes. which was migrated to SO. This is a bit different. Can a PDFLateX output have a counter? Can a link on a PDFLaTeX output have a counter associated with ...
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How to force “one page view mode”?

In the first answer of How to display cover page alone in the "two page view" mode a two page view mode for PDFs is realized via \pdfcatalog{/PageLayout /TwoPageRight}. Do you know the ...
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203 views

Adding a cover image to an existing pdf file breaks th links of the original pdf [duplicate]

We have a main.pdf, and a cover image and a tex file. When we use texlive2013 to add the cover image and the contents of the tex file in the main pdf, the links in the main pdf breaks, in the sense ...
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1answer
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How to do basic math with FIGURE counter in PDF bookmarks

I'm preparing a document (revtex4-1 class) with figures. I'd like to have bookmark for each figure in the PDF, so I use hyperref with the following command that inserts figures: ...
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How can I limit the writable space in hyperref's TextFields?

I'm creating a pdf form using hyperref. After it has been filled-out, the form will be printed. I'm looking for a way to prevent the user from entering more characters into a TextField than will be ...
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PDF keywords from Expl3 clist

I’m trying to add PDF keywords to my résumé. In the custom class file, I have these lines: \clist_new:N \jcsres_keywords_clist \NewDocumentCommand \keywords {m} { \clist_gset:Nn ...
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1answer
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hyperref: can I control how to display the PDF?

I use the method described in this link for getting hyperlinks from different PDF files: Can you have hyperlinks to locations in different PDFs? I would like to remain with two open PDF files, ...
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pdfTex, hyperref: jumps beetwen two pdf files [duplicate]

I use hyperref package and pdftex to generate a PDF file. I have file_A.pdf and file_B.pdf. I will assign a destination point in a file_B.pdf (not at first page) and use this destination to make ...
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Refer to labels of merged pdfs?

Do I need to use an extra program (pax) in order to bookmark labels of merged pdfs? For my application, I use KOMA-Script for the letter and moderncv for the CV. Therefore, I have to use two ...
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set pdfauthor using complex list-processing macro

I have created a macro, \joinlist, that adds commas or other delimiters between the elements of an etoolbox internal list. It has special handling for lists of just two elements ("a and b"). It also ...
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How can the thesis structure be defined for PDF generation?

My thesis consists of these hierarchical elements: \documentclass{report} \begin{document} \tableofcontents \include{020-tex} \end{document where 020-tex.tex contains \input{030-preface} ...
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108 views

Open PDF to a Prescribed Bookmark

Background: I have a one page document with header information at the top. I would like the document to automatically scrolling past this header when it is opened. The following theorem is only ...
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How to make a link to a chapter in a local pdf file? [duplicate]

The title is self-explanatory. Anything of that sort \href{run:path/to/file.pdf#chapter2}{go to chapter 2 of file.pdf} ?
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In LaTeX, how to have a TextField with limited number of characters

I am using LaTeX to make a fillable PDF file. I use the \TextField command in the hyperref package to get the fillable field in the PDF file. In some places, I want to have a field which has a ...
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Is it possible to replace empty space in form with dots? [closed]

I want to create an empty form which will have several blocks. After adding text to boxes empty spaces will be replaces with dots. Is it possible? \documentclass[10pt]{extarticle} ...
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\pdfmarkupcomment works in MWE, but doesn't work in my thesis [closed]

I have no idea why, but \pdfmarkupcomment doesn't show anything in my document. I tried to create MWE and it highlights text perfectly. I guess some of the commands interfere with pdfcomments. Could ...
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Hypertarget within an embedded .tex file

I am creating a PDF from multiple latex files. Within my mainFile.tex file I am embedding other .tex files using \input{embeddedFile.tex}. I want to create a hyperlink to a line in embeddedFile.tex ...
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202 views

Partial italic text in PDF bookmarks

In my LaTeX file I've got some chapter titles with partial italicised text. With the hyperref package, I get the required bookmarks, etc. but the style for these partial italicised text disappears. ...
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hyperlink to an embeded pdf [closed]

I found a way to embed a PDF and provide a hyperlink to it using hypgotoe. So, this is similar to what I am currently doing \documentclass{article} \usepackage{embedfile} \usepackage{hypgotoe} ...
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1answer
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How to make an article's table of contents clickable so it can redirect to a section?

I'm using Mixtex 2.9 in Windows XP and I'm trying to make my article's table of contents clickable. I tried to add the package hyperref like this: \usepackage{hyperref} \hypersetup{ colorlinks, ...
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353 views

pdfpages/hyperref - Contents link jumps to wrong part of page

I'm using pdfpages to combine multiple pdf documents; I would also like a front 'contents' page for the new file, using hyperref to allow me to jump directly to the correct page. The 'addtotoc' option ...
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1answer
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Creating PDF with external link to open another PDF

I am preparing a PDF file which will be put on the web. People will access it and should be able to open other pdf files from my PDF. My commands works well for local pdf: ...
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558 views

How to configure Latex to open the last page in PDF reader?

I edit big documents, so it is useful for me to open the last page after compilation. Normally, the first page is opened, but by using hyperref, I can configure it to open any page at start. ...
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Preserving “\label” in the final PDF to retrieve it with poppler?

Our PDF contains lots of \label{foo} commands, where we jump to from links from within the PDF (using the hyperlinks package) When I tried to jump to there from within our PDF displaying application, ...
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Vertical position after navigating to hyperref hypertargets from hyperlinks seems too low

The vertical scroll position after navigating to a \hypertarget from a \hyperlink (described in the hyperref manual) seems to be too low. The scroll position is at the baseline of the \hypertarget, so ...
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Why can't I set hyperref's pdfinfo from within a group? (Is it a bug?) [closed]

When I run the following code (using hyperref version 2012/09/27 v6.83g), I do not get any errors or warnings, but the metadata I set using pdfinfo doesn't appear. If I uncomment the \@firstofone ...
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2answers
391 views

How to set pdf start page to a given label?

I'm working on a longish document and am often working on sections in the middle, so that after compiling I have to do a fair bit of digging to find the bit I was working on. After a while this can ...
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1answer
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Is it possible to create a hyperlink with any name and linking to any place?

Is it possible to create hyperlinks in LaTeX that will show up as arbitrarily defined strings in the output (PDF/DVI)? For example, something like to appear in the output file: Text text text text ...
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2answers
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Overwrite pdfbookmarks created by \addcontentsline

I want a bookmark called "Frontmatter" at level=0 and bookmarks for "Preface", "Acknowledgements" and "Contents" at level=1. My problem is that \addcontentsline{toc}{chapter}{<x>} ...
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Beamer buttons change zoom in Adobe Acrobat [closed]

I am using Beamer to create slides (the editor I'm using is Bakoma Tex). I can add buttons to go back and forth between slides using the \hyperlink command. When I open the slides as pdf (in Adobe ...
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1answer
193 views

Cannot add metadata to pdf [closed]

i noticed that i am not able to add metadata to my pdf.. any clues? Here is a minimal working example. The produced pdf has no author or title metadata. I am using miktex and texworks. % !TeX program ...