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Beginner's question Pandoc, LaTeX and CSL

I recently discovered pandoc and I am trying to get it to process my \cite commands in a .tex file using my CSL file, outputting a formatted PDF. As far as I understand this is something that pandoc ...
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Pandoc template variables within markdown file, not using yaml frontmatter

I know I can use yaml front matter within a markdown file in order to define variables to be used in pandoc templates to generate latex. However is it possible to define those variables in the body of ...
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Pandoc refuses to parse math latex

I have a markdown file like: blah blah $|\left<R_j^{(x)},g_j^{(x)}\right>|$ blah I tried to use Pandoc to convert this file into a .docx file, but it cannot recognise the math expression ...
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How to get (coloured) fixme notes from LaTeX to docx by Pandoc?

I have converted my .tex file into a .docx file by pandoc. I use coloured inline notes, see the code. What I have not managed to do is: - to get the inline notes to appear in the docx file (the long ...
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BibTex urls garbled

I have a reference in a Bibtex file with a URL like this: https://developer.apple.com/library/ios/documentation/CoreImage/Reference/CIDetector_Ref/index.html Notice the underscore just before /...
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newcommand in beamer template for beamer environment

I write beamer presentations in Pandoc and want to change from Pandoc commands for creating frames (n-th level of headers like ### or something like ***) to using latex new commands for beginning and ...
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Rendering to Chinese overflows margin/papersize (pandoc)

I am using Pandoc to render from markdown to PDF. Since I have Chinese texts, I use xelatex with the WenQuanYi Micro Hei font. However, the PDF that gets produced overflows the margins on the ...
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Verticle center alignment from the preamble

I am using pandoc, and it converts tables to a longtable without the ability to modify them. It converts: | table | header | |-------+--------| | 23 | 24 | | 13 | 14 | to ...
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Pandoc: Format Chapters/Sections

I'm currently using a basic template found on internet and I'm trying to format chapters and sections but nothing happens :(. I include this to my template tex file and update usepackage: \...
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Saving and restoring font settings

I'm using Pandoc to generate a PDF from a Markdown source file, and passing in a custom LaTeX template (effectively a tweaked version of the Pandoc default) to change the style of the final PDF. I ...
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What does “LaTeX Error: Environment rmdtip undefined.” mean?

I am trying to build a book using bookdown::render_book() command in RStudio. However, it stops working after the pandoc step almost at the end of the process: "K:/Program Files/RStudio/bin/pandoc/...
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How do I convert html to pdf via xelatex keep inline style

I want convert html to pdf by pandoc, and use xelatex engien. But <span style='font-size'>Text</span> inline style not convert to pdf. here is my currently in use latex-template: \...
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Pandoc / Markdown: References on last page

Currently I am writing a document. And I have written most in Markdown with some embedded LaTeX. However, now all references are now placed on the page where they are defined. Is it possible to ...
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Converting .md to Springer's .lncs with Pandoc

I'm new to the world of LaTeX. I was trying to figure out how to convert my research written as a .md file with iA Writer to Springer's .lncs with the help of Pandoc. I've found some stuff through ...
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Pandoc md to tex: code + enumerate interaction

How to make pandoc md to xelatex conversion understand that the code structure is within an enumeration list. The minimal code I've got in my markdown file. * Test your code * Don't use structures ...
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Pandoc conversion - LaTeX logo not displaying correctly

I used \LaTeX to get the LaTeX logo in my .tex file. However, converting it to pdf with: pandoc file.tex -o file.pdf produces a file that doesn't have the correctly formatted LaTeX logo. However, ...
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Can I use biblatex to produce processed tex file for use with pandoc?

I'm using biblatex (actually biblatex-chicago) with biber to process citations in an academic paper. Unfortunately I need to provide a Word file for a stage in the editorial process. I know that ...
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Pandoc LaTeX to epub with glossaries, pagenotes, indexs with links, and other features

I have a LaTeX document that has to be compiled several times to include all the toc, references, glossaries, pagenotes, general index, and author index with links to the locations in the book. I can ...
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LaTeX and pandoc templates [closed]

i'm wondering where can i edit the default template of LaTeX in pandoc (ubuntu) I know this is not relevant on TeX forum, but any help would be welcome, because i'm kinda lost. Thanks!
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Are there many cases where Pandoc fails on Word/.docx to TeX conversion of formulas/math?

How reliable is a LaTeX (XeTeX) publishing workflow which depends on Pandoc to handle submissions in .docx format from recent versions of Word? I can anticipate submissions with a fair amount of math, ...
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Inline Markdown LaTeX Tips

I would like to use an Markdown inline of Latex, but not as main language so that every Latex command still works, as in the following sample. #A heading in *Markdown One Paragraph, with \emph{some} ...
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Is there a LaTeX to HTML tool that supports the algorithm2e package?

I'm a LaTeX beginner and I'm writing computer science documents. I carefully choose my algorithmic package considering the features I needed and that led me to pick algorithm2e (vlined and noend ...
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Centered section headers in Pandoc using markdown

I am trying to use centered section headers in pandoc using the following syntax: | ### Work Experience However, the atx headers are not parsed by the pandoc when executing: ...
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Nested list failed to convert from markdown or html to pdf [closed]

I am trying to convert markdown to pdf using pandoc with the latex-engine set as xelatex because I am trying to use fonts installed on my system. I have tried switching the pdf-engine to pdflatex but ...
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Margin references in tufte-handout with pandoc

I'm trying to convert a Markdown file to PDF using pandoc and a tufte-handout template. I would like to have references in the margin, instead of in the end of the document, is this even possible in a ...
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Chaining citations in pandoc [closed]

I use pandoc to convert a mardown file into latex. for that I am using the [@author_journal_year] format to grab citations automatically. But as far as I see there doesn't seem to be a way to tell ...
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Use custom font family in markdown with pandoc and Ubuntu/Linux Mint? [duplicate]

I have some custom fonts that I've installed on my system, and I'd like to utilize them when writing in Markdown. Currently I'm using pandoc and texlive extensions to convert Markdown to nice looking ...
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I am using pandoc to convert my docx documents to TeX, tables are not converted correctly, any hints?

I have discovered pandoc which I use to convert docx files to tex files. There is some manual work necessary afterwards, mainly adjusting the captions to have them in the chapter, section, subsection, ...
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pandoc citations inside table

How can I force pandoc to process the citations that are used inside a table/tabular environment? A minimal example is: \begin{table}[t] \begin{tabular}{|l|l|} \hline [@referencekey] & ...
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Replacing figure with figure* globally in Pandoc-created documents

I use Pandoc to create TeX files as chapter templates that are then fed back into Pandoc to create the final PDF. This sets some limitations, since some of the ways Pandoc writes TeX is hard-coded. ...
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Pandoc: LaTeX to HTML - no images shown

I use pandoc to convert my LaTeX file to a plain HTML file. Everything works fine so far. However, images and references are not parsed. I use pandoc guide.tex -o guide.html to generate the HTML ...
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How do I include custom command declarations in Pandocs YAML header? [closed]

I would like to declare a custom command in Pandocs YAML header like so: --- title: Materials and methods author: Marius Hintsche ...
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How to change bibliography locale in pandoc? [closed]

I'm trying to render a document from MarkDown to PDF using pandoc: pandoc my-document.md \ --csl=citation-style.xml \ --standalone \ --smart \ -V documentclass=report \ -f ...
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nbconvert-generated labels fail with babel, work without it or with large margins

I'm using ipython nbconvert (which uses pandoc) to transform an IPython notebook and the document code contains the following lines \subsection{Vytvářeni polí čísel}\label{vytvuxe1ux159eni-poluxed-...
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can pandoc convert txt to latex input files?

i've just installed Pandoc on Kubuntu 14.04 and envision using it on a sort of homebrew markdown.txt files that will be used as chapters in a book (using koma script scrbook). The book already has a ...
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align, aligned and R Markdown

I have been working in R Markdown, which supports LaTeX, including in display mode. I had the following snippet for displaying aligned equations $$ \begin{align} a_1 &= \beta_0 \\ b_1 &= \...
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pandoc managed markdown to latex to PDF workflow fails to port simple pipe tables

I'd like to setup a simple workflow allowing me to type document segments in their own files using markdown, then convert them to latex using a common library such as pandoc, before finally collating ...
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How to change Pandoc's / hyperref's reference format?

\frontmatter As described in a related question, pandoc turns Markdown links such as [TeX.SE](https://tex.stackexchange.com/) into \href{https://tex.stackexchange.com/}{TeX.SE} However, in ...
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Error 43 while knitting a markdown to pdf in a R project created on mac and run on Windows

I created a R project which outputs some plots to pdf using rmarkdown::render with an .Rmd file. I shared the folder when the R project and all the relative files are kept to a colleague using Google ...
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Macro to emulate \SI macro of siunitx package

I am using pandoc to convert a .tex document into a .docx. The tex document uses the siunitx package. As pandoc can not interpret the macros in the package, I have to write dummies for the macros I ...
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Using Pandoc and Xetex with Tufte-Handout class gives fontspec error

I'm using Pandoc with xetex to attempt to create a pdf from a markdown document. In the metadata of my document I have the following: --- documentclass: tufte-handout classoption: nohyper --- The ...
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pandoc: “template” error, unexpected x

When I run make on my Pandoc file, I get the following error. pandoc: "template" (line 113, column 7): unexpected "x" expecting "$endfor$" make: *** [output.pdf] Error 1 As far as I can tell, ...
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The longtable environment pushes content below it into the bottom margin of a page

When I have two floating environments on a page (one figure and one table), the longtable can push the content below it into the bottom margin of the page. Here is a minimal example: \documentclass{...
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How to use pandoc-citeproc in raw latex block of a markdown document?

I'm at a loss. It's probably not possible out of the box, so I'm looking for a workaround. In my markdown document, that I use with pandoc to generate a PDF, I want to include a figure with ...
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Expand command in a spreadtab formula

Long story short: I'm trying to come up with a system to generate a LaTeX table dynamically from a YAML file through Pandoc and do some calculations using the spreadtab package. So far so good, the ...
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Pandoc: Convert tex to word document with in-document bibliography

In a tex document I used bibliography as follows in the end of document. Now, when I convert the tex to docx using Pandoc, the output file doesn't contain the citations (However it lists the ...
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Error with the pandoc beamer template when using bibliography

If this minimal working example saved in test.md file: # Part one ## Section One ### Frame one - Items... [@Publication2001] is compiled with this literature.bib file: @article{...
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Pandoc APA Latex [closed]

This may not be the right forum to ask, if not, apologies. I am using Pandoc to convert markdown to a PDF via Latex. I am using the citeproc-pandoc filter to manage my bibliography. I am using APA 6 ...
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How to create an environment to dump a longtable sideways after currentpage, which works under pandoc

Sorry for the long title (and even longer question), but this is a rather complex subject and requires a bit of elaboration. Goal: I want to define a pair of latex macros which I can write in the ...
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Use Note field in Bibtex with CMS via Pandoc

I'm super confused with BibTeX by now. I am using pandoc-citeproc to generate my PDFs from Markdown and everything works fine, except that the note field doesn't show up. I want to keep using pandoc-...