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Link to local (PDF) file [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Does hyperref work between two files? I want to make a link in LaTeX to a PDF file on my local network drive, i.e. when you click on it then Adobe Reader should open and ...
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Representing hyperlinks differently in a single pdf file

Can someone tell me how to color/represent (only internal) hyperlinks in a pdf differently (preferably just by using LyX,i.e. without diving deeper into pure latex) ? For example I would like the ...
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Links in beamer theme Warsaw don't work if notes are shown and title is set

I wonder that I found this issue nowhere in the web. For me this occurs since years over different versions. Now I took the time to figure out under which conditions it happens. I would be very happy ...
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When do I need to invoke \phantomsection?

Inspired by question When do I need invoke \clearpage manually?: When do I need to invoke \phantomsection? In what condition is invoking \phantomsection necessary?
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Wrong links in bibliography using hyperref with options pagebackref and hypertexnames=false [closed]

I am using the hyperref package (v6.82m) with MiKTeX 2.9. I am using the option pagebackref so as to obtain a bibliography with links to the pages where the references are cited. I am also using the ...
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Problem with \acs from acronym package: No link in list of acronyms

It appears that when using the acronym package, a link including the page number is only created in the list of acronyms when using \acf, but not with \acs nor \acl. This is a problem in the following ...
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Parsing some buzzwords in the Latex document and replacing them by link possible?

Is it possible to parse teh whole document automatically, looking for buzzwords, which I will maintain in a special list, and replacing the buzzwords by links to a predefined page e.g. a glossary?
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cleveref, hyperref and algorithm2e package produce wrong hyperlink (though correct page reference)

I'm using the packages as stated above in their latest version (also oberdiek-package is up-to-date). The following code produces the wrong pdf-link to a float environment (refers to the same page as ...
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hyperref: How to open a directory view with href{…}?

I wrote a small LaTeX file which describes the contents of some directories. Now I try to provide a direct link to the described files and directories. I successfully use \href{filename.ext}{Link ...
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Making TikZ nodes hyperlinkable

I have a TikZ tree. Now I want to make the nodes click-able directing to relevant sections in the document (or directed to URLs). Some of the content in the nodes are not text. Is it possible to turn ...
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List of url-links with \href

When trying to create a list of weblinks using \documentclass{report} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item \href{www.washingtonpost.com} \item ...
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Linking the section titles to the ToC

(Somewhat related to Defining a Command for Linked and Indexed Section Headings). I'm trying to have the section headings link to their entry in the Table of Contents so as to get "two-way" ...
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Linking the section text to the TOC

I'd like the section headings in running text to link to their "line" in the Table of Contents so as to get "two-way" navigation, eg: a user looks in the Table of Contents for a section title, jumps ...
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XeLaTeX, \includegraphics and \hyperlink

I have question regarding XeLaTeX. I have switched from LaTeX to XeLaTeX because I wanted to use ttf fonts and now I have a problem with \hyperlink. It works with text, but it doesn't with images. So ...
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How to make listings code correct copyable from PDF and with hyperlink

If I generate listings code with line numbers and copy the result from the PDF I can not use it again as tex code. First the line numbers are included which they should not, second spaces are included ...
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How to rotate hyperlink with text

How can I rotate the link of a text in a node. Here is my MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \node (rect) [rectangle, ...
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Changing color for apalike2 + natbib

I am ussing apalike2 with natbib and I would like to apply normal, black color instead of light-green in my referrences, for example command: \citep{someone} produces green text: (Smith, 2011) ...
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How can I create links within the document to other sectiongs/chapters etc.? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to make clickable links and cross-references in pdfs produced by LaTeX? In LaTeX with TeX Live, how can I add links to other parts of the document, e.g. to headings? ...
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Incorrect reference

When I type \ref{name} giving the link is on the wrong page. How do I fix this? \documentclass[a4paper]{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{theorem} ...
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Is it possible to have URLs link from a pdf to the webpage? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does one insert a URL correctly? I'm writing up a document, and at one point I cite a file online found at ...
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How do I remove hyperlinks from \tableofcontents in beamer?

I am designing a presentation in beamer and would like to use \tableofcontents to generate an outline frame. However, by default, beamer includes hyperlinks on the section names in the table of ...
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href to an image label - how to jump to the image instead of the caption below the image?

I'm using the following command to embed images in my LaTeX document (which is then rendered as PDF) \newcommand{\img}[4]{ \begin{figure}[!hbt] \centering \vspace{1ex} ...
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Embedding a PDF file with clickable external links into a LaTeX document

I want to embed a screenshot of a web page into a LaTeX document as a vector graphic with clickable links. I'm using wkhtmltopdf to render the web page as a letter-sized pdf file with working links. ...
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How to achieve links in a part ToC in a beamer presentation?

I red \tableofcontents from \part commands in Beamer, and it was very helpful. However, I wanted the part titles to be links pointing to the pages the part began. The example without this works just ...
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External (HTML) link to a specific page of a pdf file

I want to hyperlink to a certain page of a pdf file created with LaTeX from an HTML context or just as a plain-text link outside the file, e.g. using <a href="...">...</a>. Is it possible ...
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Installing xcolor

I get the error: ! Package hyperref Error: This color specification is not supported (hyperref) without package `xcolor' in (hyperref) `linkbordercolor=111'. See the ...
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Is it possible to create a hyperlink from an \includegraphics picture?

I'd like to make an image clickable, meaning I want to turn it into a hyperlink. I am including the image via \includegraphics but I am not sure how to make it clickable. Anyone knows how to do that?
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Selected references without hyperlink

When using the hyperref package, is it possible to tell LaTeX not to create a link for some references? In my case the page number is displayed in the footer in \fancyhf[FC]{\thepage\ of ...
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How to ask hyperref works only with href

How to ask hyperref works ONLY with \url and \href commands?
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How to link images to their entry in list of figures?

Right now I embed images like that: \begin{figure}[htb] \centering \includegraphics[width=0.5\textwidth]{images/some.pdf} \caption[Description in LOF, taken from~\cite{source}]{Caption ...
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natbib and hyperref for (Author, Year) style produces two links

I am using the bioinfo style with natbib and hyperref, using the (Author, Year) style citations. pdflatex produces two link boxes for each citation: one for the Author and one of the Year. I would ...
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I cannot get a (properly) underlined hyperlink in blue

First I just ignored the hyperref package and just wanted something that 'looked' like a link: \underline{\color{Blue} http://soundcloud.com} but I end up getting an underline about 3mm below the ...
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Hyperref links in bibliography do not work

I added the hyperref package and got some errors. Thus I deleted the auxiliary files and compiled again. This time there were no errors, and the links work except in the cites (bibliography), where I ...
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reference amsthm theorem with item list inside

Here is my minimum example. Click from right to left 2-1-1 and notice that it jumps correctly to item 2 then item 1. But then it doesn't jump to remark 1, but instead to the entire first page, as it ...
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Can't click hyperlinks in the \includepdf included pdfs [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to preserve hyperlinks in included pdf? I am having a problem getting hyperref links work in document that is assembled from other documents that have been ...
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How to hypertarget a numbered section?

I want to \hypertarget some of my sections. I know I could \label them or hypertarget right before them, but this is part of a larger framework and I don't want to treat the case where the target ...
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How to preserve hyperlinks in included PDF?

I have generated PDFs with figures that have hyperlinks (hyperref to websites, \href) in them. When I compile these figures standalone the hyperlinks work. But when I try to include these PDFs (as ...
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TikZ Document Navigation (\label and \ref commands)

I am currently a university student studying engineering. I have been a user of LaTeX for a few years now and cannot work out how to solve the following issue. In Australia, there are standards which ...
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Link formatting: colors, underlines in moderncv

Following the excellent advice in this site, I have started using moderncv for writing the new version of my CV. Unfortunately, after converting to PDF, my http links work (clicking on them leads to ...
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Producing a PDF with clickable chart

Greetings. John Cook provides a clickable chart of probability distributions with different interconnections. Every node is linked to definition and every arrow is linked to a brief description of ...
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How can I pass a shortcut to a `.pdf` to `\includegraphics{}`?

I'd like to pass shortcuts to \includegraphics. I have the following project structure /project/report/main.tex /project/report/myplotshortcut /project/code/r/output/myplot.pdf And file: % ...
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pdfpages and linktodoc

I'm trying to link to a specific page in an external document. This has been discussed previously under the topic, How to link to specified page of an outer pdf document?, and the answer suggests ...
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Add a link to the TOC

I'd like to link the Table of Contents in the footer of each page. I can achieve this thanks to this hint like so: # In the hyperref section of the document preamble \cfoot{\hyperlink{page.1}{TOC}} ...
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URL with tilde character?

I'm trying to make a URL with a tilde character (~) in it: \usepackage{url} ... \url{http://lyle.smu.edu/~tspell/jaws} It looks right in the resulting PDF, but when clicking on it the browser goes ...
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How to avoid link higlighting when using package hyperref?

I'd like to include some http links in my document. So i Included the hyperref package so that i can use the command \url{} Microsoft Surface\footnote{\url{http://www.microsoft.com/surface}} This ...
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email adress renders incomplete mailto in PDF

When I put \email{e.xmaple@example.com} in a LaTeX document the resulting PDF shows the email address correct, but the link points to .xample@example.com. de character before the dot gets left off. ...
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Option breaklinks doesn't actually break links pandoc [closed]

\usepackage[ breaklinks=true, unicode=true, urlcolor = blue, colorlinks = true, citecolor = blue, linkcolor = blue]{hyperref} From what I've read, that should work. The other options do ...
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How do you make a TOC link cover text and page number?

The hyperref package allows you to specify that TOC links in the pdf cover the text (default) or the page number (linktocpage=true), but not both. That is, you can have this: [My Title]. . . . . . ...
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How to create a link in a pdf document to open a file using a specified application installed on the machine?

Assume I have a file on my machine at file:///c:\figure.bmp. From my pdf document, that is created by LaTeX using hyperref.sty, how can I open figure.bmp using mspaint.exe (microsoft built-in image ...
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Can you have hyperlinks to locations in different PDFs?

It's possible to hyperlink to another PDF file using Adobe Acrobat using the following LaTeX code: \href{run:target.pdf}{Click me!} If this is placed in source.pdf, then you can click on the ...