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Inkscape unable to render latex text

I didn't really know if this was a question for the latex or graphic board, then sorry if I am in the wrong place. I am trying to render some Latex text in Inkscape (on Windows) but I keep getting ...
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pdf_tex to pdf while maintaining font and size consistency

I am using this workflow for figures in a latex document: Generate vector pdf from an external software -> Edit and refine the pdf with inkscape -> Save as pdf_tex which generates two files, a pdf ...
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Text-text extension for Inkscape in Mac OS X Yosemite

I need to include LaTeX symbols and equations in Inkscape. I believe the text text extension can solve this problem. However I could not see an installation procedure in their website for Mac OS-X. ...
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Hide imported inkscape pdf in TeXstudio structure view

TeXstudio structure view is great for jumping between items but \import{}{.pdf_tex} adds additional subitems that mess up the structure view and hierarchy. Is there a way in TeXstudio to hide ...
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Scaling of Inkscape generated PS tricks tex file in Latex

I try to draw a figure in Inkscape (0.91) and then include it in a Latex document using the "LaTex with PSTricks macros" .tex filetype. I use the following code to embed the generated ...
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svg export from inkscape to latex ruins typesetting

I would like to use the .pdf_tex option for my SVG images exported from Inkscape because it's an amazing feature but it doesn't work as intended. What I do: Export image from Inkscape Integrate ...
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SVG drawing created by Inkscape not displayed properly on Lyx

I created an SVG figure using Inkscape and inserted it into my Lyx paper. But the figure is not properly display either on lyx or the pdf it generated. For example, an arrow "--->" becomes a line ...
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Suggestions Request / App for drawing that code generate a tikz code

Do you know an application that I can use to draw diagrams or flowcharts or anything and then export a Tikz code for tex? I downloaded "Tikzit" and it looks like I have to have a tikz file to open ...
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LyX makes mistakes rendering svg graphics

I am writing a document in LyX 2.1.4 on Mac OS 10.11 using MacTeX-2015. I insert svg files created in Inkscape 0.91. Some of them are entirely created in Inkscape. Some are outputs from R that I ...
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Include SVG using ST3 latextools build system

I am trying to include SVG into my document using the SVG package. On OSX Yosemite, I use Sublime Text 3 with the LatexTools Package, BasicTex 2015 and Inkscape installed via Homebrew Cask. Additional ...
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How to use LaTeX with Inkscape (MAC OS X)

I've seen somebody asked this question a year ago, but no answers given so I'm hoping this might attract some more/new/different attention. Simple question. I want to use LaTeX with Inkscape on mac. ...
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invisible special character generated from pdf file

I am trying to insert a pic.pdf file as picture inside my beamer presentation. I used "inkscape" to generate pic.pdf file. There is a special character used inside my svg file (format of the ...
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Problem with greek letters in latex font (Computer Modern) in Inkscape

I use Inkscape for my graphics in my latex document. As the font in the graphics should be the same as the text font (CMR10), I installed computer modern on my computer. Regular letters work fine. ...
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Include Inkscape in pdfLaTeX problem

I have the following problem to include a pdf (also tried eps) to a latex document. I always get this fault: ! Extra }, or forgotten \endgroup. \endpicture ->\egroup \hss \egroup ...
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sharelatex: PDF inclusion: required page does not exist <5>

I checked the other question similar to this issue yet I could not find a proper solution for the issue I am facing for including an .svg file which is converted using inkscape with pdf+latex option ...
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How to escape underscores in the resulting .pdf_tex file?

According to this: http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/2107/41370 I have to use inkscape to generate a PDF file and a corresponding .pdf_tex file. Since my original SVG file contains a class diagram it ...
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pdf_tex problem [duplicate]

I use Inkscape to create .pdf_tex graphics. While drawing my figure on Inkscape, I import an .png image, than I save my drawing as PDF and call it in my LaTeX code as follows: \documentclass{article} ...
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Why ps2pdf changes colors of my .eps file?

I'm currently using Matlab R2012a + Inkscape 0.48 + Texlive 2014 + Texmaker 4.4.2 (W7 64) to produce my scientific documents... Basically I create figures in Matlab, export them in .eps, edit them in ...
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Inkscape image only partially rendered

I have an Inkscape image, saved as a PDF, that I am inserting into a .tex document. I am experience some strange rendering issues. Here is my code (the image is saved as D3.pdf): ...
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Use Matlab 2014b figures (via Inkscape) in pdfTeX

I know there are many threads related to this topic, but I still could not find a satisfying solution. Summary Matlab 2014b figures -> export as .eps or .svg -> load into Inkscape (problem is in ...
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How to use a cases environment (in math mode) inside textext/inkscape?

I am using the textext extension to Inkscape to insert LaTeX into my figure. I am trying to insert a mathematical equation in which I need a cases environment, but when I put a: \begin{equation} f(x) ...
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How to specify line width in textext/inkscape?

I am using the textext extension to Inkscape to insert LaTeX into my figure. How can I specify the line width?
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inkscape2tikz missing arrowheads

inkscape2tikz doesn't seem to cope very well with arrowheads. Is there a way around this? Maybe my picture is also already too complicated for this extension to work out-of-the-box and I should choose ...
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Importing .pdf image created by Inkscape UNSCALED [closed]

I created a simple drawing in Inkscape, which I exported as .pdf to include it into a LaTeX file. In the image I want to have a nice 5mm grid. (Created using Extensions->Render->Grids...) If I ...
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Tikzpicture/figure shift

I created a figure in Inkscape and exported it to TeX. I used bezier for drawing curves. When I import this to my text, there is a free space between the text and the picture, because some bezier ...
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Including and updating of pdf_tex files from svg with inkscape in directory of choice

I'm working on a way to have my .svg exported with inkscape to .pdf_tex if the .svg file was changed. That allows me to change the figure, hit Ctrl+S and then just compile my tex file. I adapted some ...
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How not to extract text when using \includesvg?

When using the includesvg macro that is provided by the svg package to include an svg image, all "text components" of the image (see the manual) are separated into a pdf_tex file (which is basically a ...
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Inkscape LaTeX output throws “undefined control sequence” error

I'm trying to include a graphic I make in inkscape into my LaTeX file. Here is the code that inkscape generated: %LaTeX with PSTricks extensions %%Creator: inkscape 0.48.4 %%Please note this file ...
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How do i get multiple font sizes in eps+tex output from inkscape?

I am trying to get different size fonts in a tex file exported from inkscape. The idea is that my figure might have header text that should be bigger than other text. For example, I have this in ...
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Ensure position of latex code in Inkscape Graphic?

I use Inkscape to create some vector graphics, but I want any text on that graphic being compiled by Latex. Therfore I use the option of Inkscape to create a seperate .pdf_tex file which contains the ...
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No image in PDF using PDF_Tex

I am using .pdf_tex from InkScape to create figures in my LaTeX file, but when I compile the caption appears with no image above it. Any ideas why? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{geometry} ...
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Resize braces arbitrarily

I'm trying to get arbitrarily big braces in some graphs I have to make, using Inkscape with the PDF+LaTeX option. The problem I have is that simply resizing a bracket makes it stretch: I'm aware ...
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Error while including inkscape image in tex file

I am using the Tex Live 2013/Debian on my Ubuntu 14.04 I exported an image as PDF in Inkscape (and checked the PDF+Latex option). To include the image in my latex file, I used the following command ...
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How to make LaTeX automatically call Inkscape to export figure to *.pdf_tex?

I'm working with Inkscape to update all the figures of a book, using the PDF+LaTeX option to export the figures. Right now, every time I modify a figure I "save as..." both with Inkscape's *.svg and ...
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How to get Latex formula in inkscape on mac? [duplicate]

I am using Inkscape version 0.48.2 on Mavericks OS X. I have to add latex formulas in some of the images but when I tried it through Extensions > Render > couldn't find the option there. After going ...
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pdf_tex file not found

I'm trying to include an image (edited in Inkscape) in my document. However, everytime I run the file , it says "File not found". In Inkscape i have saved the document as .pdf and used the latex ...
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Avoiding the floating symbols when exporting (eps + Latex) from Inkscape

I am following the CTAN documentation for exporting an SVG image with LaTeX symbols from Inkscape to embed as an EPS figure in my latex document. MWE is below: \documentclass[]{article} ...
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Export to TikZ path in Inkscape

I'm currently using Inkscape 0.48.4 (64 bits) on Windows 8. I downloaded the inkscape2tikz extension, copied the three files on the lower left and put them in the inkscape/share/extensions directory. ...
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Inkscape text size, change of reference text

I have a question similar to Text size in inkscape. I use inkscape to generate my figure for latex, that are resized with \def\svgwidth while text size remains the same, there is a way to scale ...
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Font problem when editing TeX produced pdf in external software [closed]

When I try to import TeX/LaTeX produced pdf code in Inkscape, then I loose a lot of the interletter and interword spacing, almost all interword spacing is shown wrong, the exponents are not at their ...
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Inkscape SVG with opacity exported to PDF in pdflatex document not displayed correctly on Mac OS X

I use Inkscape to create graphics which I export to PDFs in order to include them into a LaTeX documents (with \includegraphics and using pdflatex). I didn't notice that there is something wrong until ...
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Add text to .eps before adding compound labels with chemstyle

I am writing a chemistry report and I have a few graphs that I need to insert. As the series labels I want to have the compound number (assigned by chemstyle) + some more text. I use ggplot2 to ...
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figures not appearing from pdf

I've been drawing figures in inkscape, labeling with TeX syntax inside inkscape, saving as pdf, having inkscape build me a pdf_tex file and using TeXShop to write the TeX file which calls the figure ...
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Matlab->plot2svg->Inkscape->pdf+latex->includesvg = slow rendering pdf + large file. How to solve that?

I have the following workflow. I use matlab to produce 3D plots with transparency and I want to use the workflow of setting the text inside the figure in latex. I am using Texniccenter and MikTex the ...
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Change text color when inserting a pdf_tex image

I am inserting an image from Inkscape using the pdf + LaTeX option since I want the text to appear in the same font and size as in the rest of my document. Can I change the color of the text? ...
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Inkscape and Latex Line Spacing

I have exported a figure from inkscape to latex using the .pdf_text method. Everything is working fine but I would like to be able to change the line spacing of the text which was exported. Any ideas? ...
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Exporting from Inkscape to LaTeX - via TikZ

I know only the very basics of TikZ, having only used it to produce a pretty flow chart for one of my documents. I recently learned that you can use Inkscape and export to TikZ. What are the ...
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How to import SVG or EPS files with LaTeX legends on Inkscape?

I usually plot my functions using Matlab or Python (matplotlib) and set labels with LaTeX. Occasionally, the plots have some rendering problem and I edit their SVG or EPS files using Inkscape. The ...
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Trying to convert an svg to use in LaTeX [closed]

I know this is only semi-tex related but I think it's something a lot of people are familiar with. I used inkscape to grab an image out of a pdf. After doing so, I found out the only way it would ...
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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? % ...