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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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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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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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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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Add \only<>{} and \uncover<>{} sequences in pandoc beamer

Most probably my question shall be better addressed to the pandoc developers yet I was wondering if anybody managed to use the \only<N>{ ... } (or \uncover<N>{ ... }) directives in a ...
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Pandoc not exporting bibliography, images and nested sections

I'm a new Pandoc user, primarily for converting .tex files in .odt format. The following command: pandoc -f latex -t odt -o prova.odt roottoptesi.tex Works well apart for the fact that it can't ...
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Limit the title in \listoffigures to the first sentence of the caption

I would like to do the same thing as described here : Automatic way to use the first sentence of the figure caption as the short caption. Which mean that I need to limit the title of the figures in \...
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How do I move table caption placement in pandoc-converted docx file?

I have the following table: % latex table generated in R 3.2.2 by xtable 1.7-4 package % Tue Aug 25 12:42:23 2015 \begin{table}[ht] \centering \begin{tabular}{rr} \hline & \# of Applicants \\ ...
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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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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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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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How to change the background color and border of a Pandoc-generated blockquote?

This question has a possible solution, but it's for the ConTeXt writer, which I can't use. ConTeXt: How to change the background color and border of a Pandoc-generated blockquote? What would be a ...
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How can I handle the “Undefined control sequence” error in pandoc?

My first lines in convert.md format document are: \thispagestyle{empty} %line1 \changepage{}{}{}{-1.5cm}{}{2cm}{}{}{} %line2 ![The Little MongoDB Book, By Karl Seguin](title.png)\ %line3 \clearpage %...
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Document Bibliographies with CJK and Pandoc

Very new to LaTeX and only limited exposure via pandoc, I'm converting markdown English article that contains Japanese and Korean bibliography sources to PDF via LaTeX using pandoc, which allows the ...
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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: 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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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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Pandoc breaks hyperlinks in LaTeX file conversion

I want to convert a (quite complex) LaTeX file to epub using pandoc with: pandoc -S file.tex -o file.epub I have not used markdown in the creation of the tex file, however. When I, now, check the ...
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SOLVED - Knitr/pandoc bibliography problem

I would try to convert the way I write my scientific articles from Sweave/LaTeX to knitr/pandoc. I've been able to reproduce almost everithing with the exceptions of the references. I googled a lot ...
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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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converting tex to xdoc using pandoc (math formulas are not converted)

I just started using pandoc and I followed every step in this page. First of all we create a text file named test1.md.txt # Test! This is a test of *pandoc*. - list one - list two Convert it to a ...
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Conversion (markdown --> pdf) of \"{e} fails with pandoc

I need to put some french e's with a double point above into my text. The LaTeX markup I employ is \"{e} and I use that code in my markdown source, but Pandoc converts this to "{e} in the pdf and "\{e\...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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: 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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Ensuring Pandoc will capitalise 'ibid' nested at the beginning of a footnote

Like a lot of people, I write documents in Markdown and then use Pandoc to convert to LaTeX. Pandoc renders Markdown citations in the format [@citekey] as \autocite{citekey}. I use a footnoting style ...
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How to create a portable document containing .bib references from .(R)md files?

I have a .Rmd file that contains references like [@smoreda2013spatiotemporal]. Works great. The problem is that it's referencing a giant .bib file, making the document less portable. How to make it ...
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tex to doc conversion with custom bibliography

I have written my Thesis in latex. It contains only text with no equations, tables and figures. It contains also footcites and the References List created with biblatex. My thesis-advisor told me he ...
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Add custom logo before chapters with Pandoc

I want to add a custom image near my chapter headings (using the report documentclass). I want to get something like this: http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/124083/78981 but with the logo above the ...
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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 ...