Pandoc is a markup converter which can output LaTeX and can parse a subset of LaTeX. Questions about pandoc itself are not on-topic for this site; questions about using it to produce LaTeX are on-topic.

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Framemaker to LaTeX

I'm a software person who has been tasked with moving a few thousand pages of documentation for a piece of legacy software online. The documentation is all in Adobe Framemaker and yes, there are lots ...
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Using Pandoc to transform Markdown to Beamer Latex Code?

According to http://pandoc.org/demos.html I see the command for turning an md file into a beamer pdf file. pandoc -t beamer SLIDES -o example8.pdf When I change the extension to tex instead ...
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Best workflows or tools to generate an html web page from a complex latex document like thesis

I'm really interested to publish my thesis on a website HTML + CSS (when it's done) augmented with tools to annotate it, like the philoweb initative (see here, and here). I know the universal ...
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How to set a font family with pandoc?

I have some reports written in MultiMarkDown and want to convert them to pdf (via xelatex) with pandoc. As I am in an professional environment, a certain font-family is mandatory. The fonts are ...
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Header and footer using pandoc

I am new learner . I was trying to create docx file from Tex. I was unable to insert header and footer in the document. When i try to create pdf document using Miktex, the same file works, which ...
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longtable widths have changed, and overfull vbox. Rerunning LaTeX is no help

I'm having a problem publishing a document. One of the warnings I'm seeing is: Package longtable Warning: Table widths have changed. Rerun LaTeX. Earlier in the pdflatex execution, there's this ...
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Text Input Fields from markdown and Pandoc

I'd like to use markdown and pandoc to create a document where I have some text input. Is it possible to specify fields that, when the pdf is generated, would appear as text input?
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Pass Beamer frame options/arguments in Pandoc

How does one manually mark a frame as [fragile] in a Pandoc markdown file (to be converted into LaTeX Beamer)? That is, I have a frame like this: # Relations visualised \begin{figure} \centering ...
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PDF form as background image - filling the form fields

I'd like to elaborate my proof of concept so that I can be confident with selected tools/packages for this task before I start implementing it. Scenario. I have several documents (each document has ...
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create two column resume with extra data on right column

I'm looking at creating resume using Pandoc but need help on the LaTeX side. I would like a column on the left with the main content. Then a column on the right with "bullet" points. The column on the ...
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Unexplained “NULL” in pandoc.table in ioslides [closed]

I'm attempting to use pander::pandoc.table() in a ioslides slide and I can't figure out how to get rid of the NULL caption at the bottom of the table. With this example code: ```{r, results='asis', ...
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Pandoc, Section Spacing

By default the vertical spacing on sections is quite large with the pandoc default.latex template. Is there a way to pass an argument to reduce the size of the spacing? I see that there is a titlesec ...
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Undefined control sequence error with mhchem and hyperref, \ce within \section{}

I get an "undefined control sequence" error when trying to use the mhchem and hyperref packages together, when \ce is within a \section{} label. A minimum example that demonstrates the problem: ...
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Pandoc equation numbering style

I use pandoc to render .pdf files from markdown. Example input: #Fudamental matrix ##Epipolar constraint in pixels (@) $$(K_{0}^{-1}x)^{T}E(K_{1}^{-1}x')=0$$ (@) ...
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Transform markdown to pdf with APA style and bibtex support

According to pandoc's documentation, raw LaTeX can be used to insert citations inside a markdown file with \cite{foo}. This is what I've tried to accomplish that: pandoc -s --template=template.latex ...
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Latex default citation and bibliography style with Pandoc

I write a paper in Markdown and convert it to PDF via Pandoc and Latex with the following commands to get Latex's (well, BibLatex's) default citation and bibliography style: pandoc -s ...
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Convert Latex with lots of math to web-friendly format

My math notes have a bunch of align environments (proofs) and I hope to post them on the Web. Currently I'm thinking about using pandoc to convert tex to markdown, then use jekyll to build my site. ...
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bibbliography and siunitx in pandoc

I'm using pandoc to convert my tex file in a .docx file. The formatting, equation and image works very well, but I have some issue: 1)references of images don't showed properly. It show only the name ...
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Strange output when writing \texttt{“avg”} in spanish

I'm using pandoc, which parses markdown into LaTeX. In this case I configured pandoc to use babel in spanish and wrote `"avg"` which is translated by pandoc as \texttt{"avg"}. When I do this I obtain ...
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\author{} with Pandoc

I can't seem to get Pandoc to render the \author{} LaTeX command to a pdf properly. Here is my input: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{geometry} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage{amsmath ,amsthm ...
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\setuppagenumbering[location=] causes problem in Context

I am new to tex world. I am converting a markdown to pdf, first using the pandoc to create the text and then ConText to generate the pdf. I hope to release the template to wider pandoc audience if I ...
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Copying the style of amsthm using \newcommand \renewcommand

I'm trying to exactly duplicate the layout of amsthm without using this package. I want this, because pandoc doesn't support amsthm (yet), and pandoc is used in the online LaTeX editor ...
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Insert raw LaTeX between beamer slides, using pandoc markdown

I'd like to insert some raw latex (in my case \appendix) between two frames in a beamer presentation. Normally, any latex code in the markdown document is passed through into the final .tex document, ...
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Converting tex to docx using pandoc - why are images not converted?

I'm converting a tex document into docx with pandoc. It works nicely, but my figures are not included in the docx. The command I am using is: pandoc -o output.docx paper.tex. The figures are ...
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tex to docx via pandoc with ACM template

For unfortunate reasons, I need to convert a latex document to word. The document was created using an ACM template (available here); I've read bread thing about pandoc and I was hoping to use it to ...
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Vertical alignment of frame content within a custom theme

I'm making a presentation with rmarkdown (in RStudio) and then compiling it to pdf. I'd like to have my frames vertically top-aligned. With beamer only, I'd do that with \documentclass[t]{beamer} but ...
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Making MiKteX pdflatex on Windows available to cygwin

I currently have a project with a workflow that uses pandoc in its Makefile to convert text from Markdown to LaTeX to PDF. This requires that a LaTeX engine be present in my path, or specified with ...
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How can $if$ and $else$ both be true? [closed]

I am looping through authors from YAML, but allowing for a standard block in my template. My author block looks like this: \author{ $for(author)$ $if(author.name)$ ...
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Pandoc: Markdown to PDF: select code without select number into code block

i want to generate the code block and i try example and it work. but when i try to select the code from the pdf, the number also get selected. how to generate code block that when select the code w/o ...
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Convert pandoc-style citations to the LaTeX cite format

I have a Markdown document with pandoc-style citations such as [@johndoe2014]. This documents needs to be converted to LaTeX for submission to a scientific journal. The LaTeX template of the journal ...
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floatrow is not rendering captions correctly [closed]

I'm having a couple issues in a latex document being converted to a pdf. I'll put each in separate posts. The first: I can't get my captions to appear over the table. I've Goolged this, and the ...
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Processing a tex file automatically

I'm currently writing in markdown and converting using Pandoc, but there are additional replacements that I want to do, as well as fixing some of what pandoc does that I don't like. Does anyone know ...
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How do I get LaTeX / BibLaTeX custom citations to render when converting to docx with Pandoc? [closed]

I'm writing a manuscript in markdown, and have a goal of getting output in both pdf and docx formats from it. I'm able to create pdf output without issue (using pandoc to go from markdown to TeX, and ...
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Partial compile latex and bibtex for pandoc

I am working to convert a LaTeX document to word (because that's what the journal requires) and to avoid rewritting all of the equations and citations I want to use pandoc, but pandoc doesn't seem to ...
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Redefine verbatim environment

I have a text with source code, which I would like to display. I am using pandoc, so I have to use either verbatim or listings enviroment. Unfortunately, I can't use listings package (due to ...
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What is the BibTeX source of the CSL example in the Zotero style repository?

I am using pandoc to add BibTeX bibliographies in a chosen CSL style to documents in various output formats. pandoc --bibliography=previews.bib --csl=american-medical-association.csl -o output.pdf ...
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“TeX capacity exceeded” error when converting markdown to PDF using XeLaTeX with russian language

I've installed pandoc and texlive-full packages on recent Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64bit to convert markdown files with russian language to PDF. Everything works fine when I run the following command: ...
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Converting TEX to TXT using Pandoc

I am trying to convert a .tex file into a .txt file, so that it could be directly copy pasted into environments that supports only MathJax. For example blogs, Mathematics Stackexchange, stackedit.io ...
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Add a black border to block quotations?

I have a Markdown file that I'm converting to PDF with Pandoc. And I'd like that the block quotation of the Markdown file get a 1px black border around them in the PDF. I already managed to edit the ...
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Pandoc: Markdown to PDF, without cutting off code block lines that are too long

I'm trying to convert a Markdown file into a PDF file using Pandoc. I have a lot of code blocks in my Markdown. And if I have a line of code that is too long, it will just be cut off in the PDF. How ...
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Why doesn't Pandoc convert citations correctly from Markdown to LaTeX?

Consider the following markdown fragment: Connecting these native implementations to the Python world is enabled by the [Cython](http://cython.org/) toolchain  [@behnel2011cython]. I use pandoc to ...
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difficulty creating PDF of Wikipedia page via LaTeX using Pandoc [closed]

I have a problem converting a Wikipedia page to a PDF using Pandoc. Pandoc attempts to convert web pages to PDF format via LaTeX and the problem I am having appears to be with LaTeX, which is why I ...
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LaTeX + Biblatex bibliography to other formats via Pandoc

I am trying to convert a simple LaTeX file that uses biblatex-chicago for citation formatting to, say, .docx via Pandoc. Unfortunately, I don't seem to be able to find the right invocation of Pandoc ...
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Bibtex to html/Markdown/etc., using Pandoc

It seems that Pandoc is capable of dealing with references given in a .bib file. Yet, I haven't been able to simply ask Pandoc to convert a .bib file into html, markdown or other formats. Is there a ...
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What LaTeX math markup can pandoc translate into MathML?

I'm working with a gitit wiki because we can use LaTeX markup for mathematical formulas. However, I am learning that I can't use such sequences as $\mathbb R$ or $\mathcal A$ or even $\mathbf X$, as ...
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Is LaTeX intended for unattended typesetting?

With markup converters like Pandoc, it has now become possible to generate LaTeX documents without ever touching any LaTeX code. However, obtaining aesthetic page breaks for slightly complex ...
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LaTeX tables in pandoc, captions

If I feed a simple LaTeX table to Pandoc, e.g. \begin{table}[h!] \begin{tabular}{ll} x&y\\ \end{tabular} \caption{A caption} \end{table} and convert it to HTML using pandoc -s table.tex -o ...
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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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Pandoc-generated PDF contains large images, how can I make them fit into the page?

I am using pandoc to generate pdf output out of my markdown code. So far, it works fine without any warning or error, except the fact that figures are large, so that some figures get cut and don't fit ...
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Windows Pandoc TexLive

I installed the latest texlive and pandoc on windows 8. I am able to compile tex to pdfs by manually invoking pdflatex. When I try to go from markdown to pdf via pandoc I get an error about not ...