Ipe is a drawing editor for creating figures in {pdf} or {eps} format.

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Combining strengths of Beamer and WYSIWYG drawing tools [closed]

I used to use Beamer, and I loved it. However, compared to a WYSIWYG software like Powerpoint, creating slides with Beamer is so time-consuming, especially for graphics and animations (I don't overuse ...
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Arrow-shaped text boxes (for use in ipe vector graphics editor)?

Ipe vector graphics editor I am currently evaluating the ipe vector graphics editor. A very attractive feature is that one can use LaTeX-commands inside its text objects as long as these are legal ...
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Is there a way to change the TeX engine from PDFLaTeX to XeLaTeX in Ipe?

In my document, I have to use XeLaTeX to get the output. On the other hand, I'm using Ipe to produce some graphic files with some labels on them. I want to have these labels in Persian. Is there a ...
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Producing clickable hyperlinks in ipe

I'm starting to use ipe to create slides for a presentation. But LaTeX does not behave the way I am used to. For example, I want to use the hyperref package to have URLs with a different font which ...
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ipe-7.1.4 pdflatex conversion error

I am trying to write A (so as to label a point in my figure) in ipe-7.1.4. Apparently, it is done through the following .tex file which I have managed to find in the conversion directory. Note the ...
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Ipe can't find pdflatex

Okay I installed texlive 2012, just by following the guides from http://www.tug.org/texlive/. Now when I downloadend, compiled and installed ipe7, the latest version. Now when I try something, ...
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Ipe latex, error with pdflatex command

I have a problem with ipe. I recently reinstalled my system with Ubuntu 14.04. I installed texlive 2013 manually and ipe 7.1.4 by the package from the software center. When I start ipe using ipe. I ...
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Adjust font size in IPE-generated PDF-graphics within Latex

I started using ipe (http://ipe7.sourceforge.net/) for creating sketches and graphics for my thesis. The goal was to have the text appear in the same font size as the whole document, regardless of the ...
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Fill section between two circles ipe7

I don't know if anyone here is skilled with Ipe7. A drawing tool for LaTeX. I have two circles. One with a radius of X the other with radius X + Y, a wheel. Now I want the area between those circles ...
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Latex Tables in ipe

I'm making a presentation in ipe. I have a table from a .tex document that I would like to include in ipe document. Is there any way to use the tabular environment or something similar in ipe?
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Getting IPE LaTeX text labels working

IPE won't save my file as an .eps whenever I try to insert any text labels. Here's what I have inserted as the preamble: \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} ...
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Ipe transparency changes colors [duplicate]

I have some trouble when applying transparency to ipe objects - colours become much more grayish. We have for instance this example (ipe capture / final pdf capture): The problem has definitely ...
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3D ipelets for ipe

Is there an ipelet to draw 3D objects in Ipe? I know there's one for plotting 2D functions, but I didn't find any in 3D. Thanks!
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Ipe extensions (ipelets)

I'm using ipe to draw a lot of figures and I find out that I can, for example, plot some functions. What extensions do you use in Ipe? There are some already installed when we download it, but are ...
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Latex pdf output does not show miter line joins drawn in Ipe editor

I am using Ipe to draw eps figures to include in my latex document. I use dvipdfm as the package. I just discovered a nice feature in Ipe to make line joints sharp by choosing "Line join = miter". ...
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inserting text in files created by Ipe

My Ipe 7.1.6 (under Win 8.1) cannot save the file if it contains a text. It gives a message ! Pdftex is too old. Set IPEANCIENTPDFTEX environment variable!. l.4 ...NCIENTPDFTEX environment variable! ...
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ipe7 Fill path does not paint the correct area

This is a question about IPE, a drawing tool for LaTeX. I want to fill the region bounded by the red path with grey. I selected the different "edges" and selected "join path". Then I choose "stroke ...