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Metadata for different colours in PGFPlots

I would like to use PGFPlots to create a plot using three sets of metadata. I figure it would be best to have one set represented by the plot mark and the remaining two by the fill and draw colour ...
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What kind of data can be gleaned from a PDF created in LaTeX?

As I use LaTeX for the creation of many of my business instruments, and since I send these all over the world to different clients I just wanted to know if there are any data embedded in a PDF that ...
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Does LaTeX store any potentially personally revealing data from my source in some log file somewhere?

I'd like to know if I'm leaking personal data if I hop from computer to computer running my .tex file without deleting some hidden log of some kind that retains, say, an address I have in an invoice ...
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How can I programmatically populate a PDF's pdfcreator field?

As I understand it, embedding (as metadata) the typesetting engine that was used to produce a PDF document is good practice. Here is an example of how this can be done using the hyperref package: ...
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how does \includegraphics from the graphicx get the size of a .jpg image

Is there someplace where I can read about how \includegrapics uses the metadata that is stored with a JPG image? I have carefully sized 80 images with Photoshop such that the Photoshop's ImageSize ...
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Adding custom metadata values to a PDF file

Is it possible to create custom metadata key/values for a PDF file? I can see (from other questions here) how to add title, author, keywords etc. However, I'm creating transcriptions of historical ...
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Can Pandoc Ignore YAML Metadata Headers? [closed]

Is there a way to get Pandoc to ignore YAML metadata headers? I have a batch of files that includes the headers, which are ordinarily lovely, but not needed for this particular output.
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Using LaTeX, can we prevent others from editing pdf file properties? [duplicate]

After opening a .pdf file with Adobe Acrobat, go through menu File->Properties->Description tab, we can see the fields such as Author, Subject, Title, Keywords etc. If the .pdf file is created with ...
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How can you make your CV accessible?

Recently I learned, from an insider, that a CV in PDF format might have a significant disadvantage: automated data mining tools used by HR sometimes fail to extract information from the PDF. Most ...
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Remove metadata of pdf generated by LaTeX

Not sure how relevant my question is to this forum but I will go ahead and ask anyway :). I use LaTeX to create pdf which, as expected, indicates "TeX" as the source. I need to upload this pdf online ...
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Put projects into OS X bundles

I’m still looking for the solution to a question asked in 2010: Under Mac OS X, but staying compatible with other operating systems, I want to hide the mechanics. Please note: I do not want to delete ...
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Problem with UTF-8 in meta data

my problem is the following, when I use UTF-8 in meta data is not working \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[slovene]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} %Meta data \pdfinfo{ /Author ...
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Grabbing data from website and use it in LaTeX document

This is a follow-up question to "Line breaking and alignment in list". \documentclass[ a4paper, 12pt ]{article} \usepackage[ hmargin=2.4cm, vmargin=3cm ]{geometry} \usepackage{amssymb} ...
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hyperref vs hyperxmp

What is the better package to use in embedding metadata, hyperref or hyperxmp? Which has a wider range or can be extended further? (Like: Does using xmp metadata more reliable than just embedding a ...
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Copyright metadata into Adobe Reader using pdflatex

Ok, first of all I'm quite aware there are a couple of question that address this issue. More in specific: How to add copyright information to PDF metadata Eliminate/Edit PDF properties added by ...
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Are there any tools to perform text mining/analytics into a TeX document? [duplicate]

From two weeks I'm thinking about performing statistics in my LaTeX document to improve the way I write (and for curiosity). I would like to retrieve the distribution of words I'm using most, and ...
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What tools are there to make LaTeX more viable at work

I do data mining in R, Python and various object oriented languages. I like using LaTeX to present my results; either to myself (i.e. use them for result interpretation/analysis) or to send to ...
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Is it possible to use both hyperxmp and xmpincl in LaTeX?

I am trying to add other xmp metadata to a pdf file which is not covered by hyperxmp. I tried to use both hyperxmp and xmpincl. Building the project in TeXnicCenter produces no errors, so I am ...
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How to embed abstract as an XMP metadata?

Can hyperxmp embed the document's abstract as an XMP metadata in LaTeX? If not, can anyone suggest a way on how I can execute this?
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Consistent way to define document title, subtitle, author, affiliation, abstract etc

Many document classes seem to have their own way of defining document title and author information, often with only subtle differences. (\title seems to be pretty much standard everywhere, in contrast ...
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Why memoir does not respect babel when printing \thedate

Why does memoir fail to recognize language specific dates (with \today) outside its own \maketitle? It works fine when I add such metadata after \begin{document}, but I've never done this before ...
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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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in PGFPlots, use meta data for markers?

Is there (I'm sure there must be) a way to use meta data for markers? I have something like the below: Year coeff meta 2005 1.2183 o 2006 ...
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Funny stuff in a Beamer title irreparably messes with the PDF metadata

I have the following beamer presentation: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{hyperref} \title{% \parbox{.25\textwidth}{funny}% \parbox{.5\textwidth}{Real Title}% \parbox{.25\textwidth}{stuff}} ...
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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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Adding metadata using pdfx fails

I'd like to generate a PDF/A-compliant document. Thus I need to embed the metadata using XMP but somehow the following MWE doesn't work. \RequirePackage{pdf14} \documentclass{article} ...
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Looking for links, pointers to info on type specimen generation

So far I've found the following: opentype-info.tex by Jonathan Kew TypeSp01.tex -- TypeSp10.tex by Stephen Moye t1testpage.exe by Eddie Kohler I'm hoping that I've missed a package (or two) as ...
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Multiple different meta for marker color and marker size

How do I set the color of a marker with one meta column in a table AND its size with another meta column? So in this minimal working example, how can I set the marker size with 'w1' and the color ...
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How to add customized created/modified date to the PDF properties information when using hyperref package?

Having looked through some posts, I still could not find a solution to this issue. As \pdfinfo{...} is not working while using the package hyperref. So I was wondering, how to invoke the commands ...
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Weird warning using pdfx

I got this strange warning: \pdfobjcompresslevel > 0 requires \pdfminorversion > 4. Object streams disabled now. using pdfx package. Here it is a MWE: ...
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Add metadata in pdf as type pdf/a

I have created using pdfx a pdf using this command: \usepackage[a-1b]{pdfx} I would add metadata but I don't really understand how do it. I read the doc but I didn't understand pdfx guide
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Creating metadata using \hypersetup

I'm trying to create metadata using \hypersetup but it doesn't work. Here are the commands I use \usepackage[a-1b]{pdfx} \usepackage{hyperref} \hypersetup{ pdftoolbar=true, % show ...
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How can I add color AND a node label to a scatter plot?

I'd like to produce a scatter plot from a data file. The data file could look like this: x y color myvalue 0.5 0.2 1 test 0.2 0.1 2 uniform I'd like to ...
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Can I recover my .tex file?

I have lost my tex file but I still have my pdf, .aux, .bak, .bbl, performance monitor file, and my text document. Can anyone tell me if I can restore my .tex file from this? In any form? Addition ...
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Put additional information on the final PDF, like arxiv.org does

For a wiki site dedicated to collaborative editing of lecture notes in full LaTeX documents, I’d like to add a box with meta-information onto the first page of the resulting PDF file – this is ...
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Embedding extended XMP metadata into a PDF file

I am preparing a thesis paper for submission into an electronic library database. Our institution cooperates with the British Library that uses their EThOS system to harvest the papers from the local ...
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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 ...
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hyperxmp + xelatex bug: duplication of pdfkeywords

I found an annoying bug(?) relating to the pdfkeywords metadata field which hyperref allows to set. When hyperref is used in combination with hyperxmp and the document is compiled with xelatex the ...
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Can a pdf store meta-information (e.g. name of the program with which it was created)? [closed]

This is not a tex question per se, but I think it is not totally off-topic either. I heard a while ago, that when one creates a pdf, besides its content a pdf can also store some meta-information (for ...
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How to set what appears as a title in a document viewer menu bar?

This is a tricky question. Say I generate an image in gnuplot using the pslatex terminal: gnuplot<plot.plt latex dummy.tex dvips -E -oimage.eps dummy where 'plot.plt' contains: set term ...
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XMP with XeLaTeX

I got the hyperxmp package to include XMP copyright information with regular LaTeX but with XeLaTeX there seems to be a problem. I need XeLaTeX for its better font support and typographic features. Is ...
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pdfinfo doesn't appear to be working

I'm compiling my LaTeX using pdflatex and would like to have some pdfinfo integrated into the resulting file. Alas, this doesn't seem to be working, though I am using the same code which has worked in ...
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How can I manually reuse KOMA variables?

I am attaching/embedding an invoice environment to the end of a scrlttr2 letter. I am improvising a header atop and outside the invoice environment with 3 minipage environments. In the last of these, ...
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show metadata into the pdf

Super noob question: is it possible to show the metadata inserted with hyperref into the generated pdf itself? I don't mean to set them during generation, that would be easy. I know that is not ...
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PDF Metadata - Macro to extract (typeset) 'plain text' from a command?

I apologize in advance as I am yet to accept some answers to my previous questions; but I'll dare ask this one, as it is somewhat of a showstopper - consider this example: \documentclass{article} ...
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How to add copyright information to PDF metadata

The Last(?) Word I have now accepted @MatthewLeingang's answer. This directs me to the hyperxmp package, which appears to be the simplest solution (for me as a very-end user). The fact that this ...
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Accessing metadata for specific letters

Do any font types store metadata about each letter? Or does Unicode provide any linguistic information about each symbol? Can this metadata be accessed in XeTeX?
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hyperref: pdftitle and wrong character encoding [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Using non ASCII characters in author names and titles within hyperref pdfinfo \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{mwrep} \usepackage{polski} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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How can I generate PDF metadata from LaTeX?

I am writing a document using LaTeX and generating PDF. Can anybody tell me how I can generate the PDF metadata, e.g. author or title, from LaTeX? On Windows XP, I am using MikTex's texify to ...
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Why did they put PDF titling in the hyperref package?

The ability to title/attach an author to a published PDF file is in \hypersetup which is part of package hyperref. But it seems rather unintuitive to me that the pdftitle, pdfauthor, pdfsubject items ...