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Unable to make pdf no error in console! [on hold]

Suddenly today I couldn't create a file I had been working on earlier, and then it was working just fine. Then when I restarted the program I got the error "Underfull \hbox badness 10000 \textbf" and ...
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How to compile a .tex file to a text file (not a PDF format)? [duplicate]

A lot of job applications ask for a plain text version of a resume. My resume is in LaTeX so it's no problem producing a nice PDF, but copying and pasting from the PDF into notepad, for example, is ...
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Pythontex: trying to compile an example I found on TeX

I found a simple example here answered by G. Poore but I cannot get it work. The output to the pdf is ?? PythonTeX ?? ?? PythonTeX ?? What am I missing something? Below you will find the .tex, ...
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All my negative signs, square root etc.. disappeared when I print my document

This my first time to print my latex documents, I wrote all my thesis which contains huge equations, and compile it to PDF, it runs fine. But unfortunately, all my negative signs, plus or minus \pm, ...
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No PDF output after updating Ghostscript to version 9.16 [closed]

I use TeXnicCenter 2.02 64bit, MikTeX 2.9 64bit and I produce pdf files with gswin64c.exe. My command line in TeXnicCenter is -sPAPERSIZE=a4 -dSAFER -dBATCH -dNOPAUSE -sDEVICE=pdfwrite ...
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Maple 18 output in LyX

I have the following problem: I want to import the outcome of solve(b^4-(2-d)*b^2-2*d*b+d+1 > 0, [b], parametric), which is a maple code, into Lyx. Even though I managed to export the solution of ...
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Part of Document missing in output pdf file

this problem seems really weird to me. I'm using texmaker. When I click PDFLaTeX, I don't get any error messages, but in the output pdf I am missing a certain part of my document. The missing part is ...
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Control the output of TexMaker

I am quite new in LaTeX and I am using TexMaker. How can I remove some of its output (such as .aux, .out, .synctex) and just see the .tex and .pdf files?
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How can I make a scheme to multiply polynomials?

I want to create a scheme of coefficients to multiply polynomials, e.g., P(x) = x^2 + 2x + 3 and Q(x) = 4x^2 + 5x + 6 as in this picture: By my hand, I tried \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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Input/Output primitives of TeX

I'd like to write some simple macros for handling things like cross-reference, to use them in plain TeX. (I know there are already macros devoted to this, like the ones present in Eplain, but I would ...
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Output from tree command in a listing

I'm trying to put the output of the tree command in a lstlisting using the following code \documentclass[10pt,a4paper,compress,svgnames]{beamer} \begin{document} \usepackage{listings} ...
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Can TeX produce an expanded TeX as an output format similar to PDF? [duplicate]

I am looking at TeX as an output format similar to PDF that describes the page sufficiently, but with all tokens resolved (more like going from Postscript to PDF). This format should also indicate all ...
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No output PDFfile produced - mathmode

There is no pdf file produced even though no warning is shown. If I replace the formula with some text, the pdf output is produced. \documentclass[hyperref={pdfpagelabels=false}]{beamer} ...
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media9 doesn't give correct output

usually I can fix all problems myself concerning...like...everything, but this really is a hard one, so... sry to bother you. Problem: Creating a beamer presentation (with university corp. design) ...
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I don't get any file output neither log- nor pdf-output using pdflatex. Any ideas how to fix it?

I don't get any file output neither log- nor dvi nor pdf-output using pdflatex. Any ideas how to fix it? (Editor: texlipse 3.8.1, operating system: Ubuntu 14 LTS, Compiler: Texlive 2013) MWE ...
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Writing linebreak and tab to output file

In LaTex Beamer (MikTex on Win7), I use my own following macro to write to a text file: \usepackage{newfile} \newoutputstream{comment} \openoutputfile{\myFile.txt}{comment} ...
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Obtain \badness or glue adjustment for each line

This might be interesting for perfectionists and/or fastidious typesetters who would like to improve the document even further (beyond the beyond the magnificence of a book with zero bad boxes). We ...
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How does (or, what happens when) Tex typeset(s) a line and linebreak?

I could not find references to this with a cursory search, so I thought I'd post a question; I'm aware this is probably discussed at length in the Tex book or similar, but unfortunately I don't have ...
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Problem Update Module at ConTeXt? [duplicate]

From my question before : ERROR After Updated Modules at ConTeXt? Since I updated third party modules at ConTeXT, i get problem can't use modules at My ConTeXt document and I always get a message like ...
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pdfLaTeX produces different outputs from the same file [closed]

I am writing a report using LaTeX and I am quite confused about something. I am working with TeXShop, and the output produced after compiling sometimes changes. Let me show some screenshots Here ...
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White marks around leaders in PDF

Why are there white bars between the leaders and each of the rules in this code when compiled with LuaTeX to a PDF file? When compiled (with LuaTeX) to a DVI file no white bars can be seen. a \vrule ...
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Limiting number of output pages

I've a class file that my students have to use to write their final year report using LaTeX. Students are told that their report must not exceed 50 pages and that any page beyond this limit will not ...
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Using the "use a build subdirectory for output files' option in TeXMaker in combination with LuaLaTeX

I want to use LuaLaTeX since I have some quite large .tikz files, but when I do so TeXMaker does not put the output files in the 'build' directory like it would do if I use PdfLaTeX. I find the build ...
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How can I use arara to get a graphics file?

In a standard TeX Live distribution Ghostscript is, to my knowledge, present; it is hidden, but it is there. Edit: Yes, it is under \Texlive\2013\tlpkg\tlgs So to my question: How can I use ...
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Outputting each chapter of a LaTeX document to a separate PDF [duplicate]

Is it possible to output each chapter of a LaTeX document to a separate PDF? I have a document with 10 chapters and I would like to get 10 PDFs when I compile my document. Could someone help me on ...
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replacing macros parameters by its definition [duplicate]

Usually, I use many macros in my documents to save time. I am searching for clever "ideas, methods, tools" which can replace macros by its definition. For example, if we have a the following document ...
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How to generate a series of \paused stand-alone TikZ images?

I've built a beamer presentation in which a TikZ graph is built up sequentially using \pause. Example: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{frame} ...
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Package rerunfilecheck Warning: File `******.out' has changed

The warning continually appears and I always ignore it, but today I want to know how to deal with it. My MWE is \documentclass[14pt]{beamer}% http://ctan.org/pkg/beamer \let\Tiny\tiny% ...
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add lines into tex file

I have this tex file coming from matlab. \begin{tikzpicture} \begin{axis}[% width=\figurewidth, height=\figureheight, scale only axis, xmin=1, xmax=5, ymin=2, ymax=10 ] \addplot [color=red,line ...
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How can i use eclipse to use the date and version in my output filename

This is less a direct LaTeX question than it is about compiling LaTeX. I am using eclipse and in my project properties i set Output File = document.pdf . My demoproject compiles and outputs the File. ...
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Aux und Output files in another directory puzzles TeXstudio

I have configured my TeX runs to save all aux and output files into a 'temp' subdirectory using the 'output-directory' option of lualatex in TeXlive. Everything works wonderful, Biber and ...
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Distiller-option in TeXShop: Ghostscript vs. Apple Distiller

Today I noticed that in the last panel of the TeXShop options I can choose between Ghostscript and Apple Distiller as the "Distiller" of my Document. Any pros and cons for these alternatives? Is ...
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One source text, two outputs [duplicate]

I have very long source text. I want to create two outputs: All text Only small pieces of this source text, selected by condition command MWE (precisely: not working) \documentclass{article} ...
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Is there a way to dump out the text of a LaTeX document?

Another way of going about my problem with a non-LaTeX collaberator, Is there a way to dump out the text of a LaTeX document? As in, instead of making a nice PDF, just give me the raw text output, ...
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Dynamic project setup in TeXlipse

I'm using TeXlipse, and it has this default setup: The input file is document.tex and the output file is document.pdf. This leaves me with a lot of files named document. Having more than one project ...
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PDF output showing blank spaces instead of math [closed]

I have a big problem now. I need to print my thesis tomorrow, but I learned that for mysterious reasons my supervisor most of the time sees blank spaces instead of math symbols in the pdf I send her ...
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Is it possible to produce a video from LaTeX source, ideally including other video files?

I know that it is possible to include video to a LaTeX document using the media9 package. The downside is of course that not all viewers support this feature. I am going to do the opposite: I created ...
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Making polyglossia and zref-savepos or pdfsavepos work together

When I add the polyglossia package to use my Hebrew text, it breaks the writing of the coordinates to a file. If I remove the polyglossia package it works fine. Not sure if it is related to zref. And ...
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Command line *before* \documentclass & relation with output-directory

This question has to do with changing the output directory on a file I am trying to compile (using Kile, though I hope the solution isn't editor-specific). If I type pdflatex -output-directory ...
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Artifacts from Latex configuration showing in output

I've written some Latex in my Doxygen comment that looks like this... /*! @note @latexonly \documentclass{article} \usepackage{courier} \lstset{basicstyle=\footnotesize\ttfamily} \begin{document} ...
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auctex output in shell

How to redirect the AUCTeX output to the shell buffer (M-x shell) of emacs? (= use a shell buffer instead of the AUCTeX output buffer). This way one could seamlessly combine (LaTeX) shell commands and ...
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Blurry output in LaTeX using LyX [closed]

I am using LyX to type a paper. My problem is that the quality of the pdf output from LyX is very low. I am using Adobe Acrobat Reader to view the pdf output that I generate using pdflatex. I have ...
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Tiny gaps in large parentheses in PDF

This is bugging me for years: When having large parentheses in LaTeX, the output file seems to contain little holes in the parentheses. It is not a big deal, but it's one of the areas, where LaTeX's ...
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Can we display (fx as a movie) all decisions LaTex is making while typesetting our document?

I have just thought that it would be amazing to see LaTex in work while making art.
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How to set a different directory in Pandoc

Someone suggested me to convert .tex files into Word documents via Pandoc. However, I don't understand how to set a different directory for Pandoc to search the .tex fileā€¦ And I cannot find the Pandoc ...
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Export Beamer doc to 2 slides per page

I'm a total LaTeX/beamer newbie looking for a way to export a slide deck I created into a sort of "book" form. I tried "handout" but that didn't seem to be what I'm looking for. Basically, I want to ...
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What's the difference between $$ $$ and \begin{equation} \end{equation}? [duplicate]

I don't know the difference between $$...$$ and \begin{equation}...\end{equation}. What's the difference between $$...$$ and \begin{equation}...\end{equation}? \begin{equation*}...\end{equation*}?
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High-quality LaTeX output format for website display with flexibility

I would like to display a document on my webpage that has a quality of a LaTeX output, such as PDF, PS, DVI. (Plain HTML does not have that quality -- the text is not as "nice" to read.) However, I ...
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Why is my TeXnicCenter not compiling and producing any output in PDF?

Today I have just downloaded Basic MiKTeX 2.9 and TeXnicCenter 2.0 Beta (latest version from the website). But my TeXnicCenter is not compiling and producing any output in PDF. It happened before ...
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How to use luatex callbacks to generate a verbatim copy of the input file

I'm trying to devise a LuaTeX solution for the question Extracting the contents of text in a specified environment into a new file, but it is turning more difficult than expected. To begin, I need to ...