{pdfcomment] concerns the pdfcomment package for making annotations in pdf documents

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Can I make an “abbreviation expansion” in PDF visible?

(I hope this is at least marginally on topic) When I use the <abbr> tag in HTML, the abbreviation and its expansion are marked by the browser: But if I mark an abbreviation and its ...
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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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pdftooltip (from pdfcomment package) with included graphic?

I would like to show structure formulas associated with chemical compounds in tooltips, but have not been able to achieve that easily. \includegraphics appears to be ignored silently, rather its ...
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pdftooltip color assign

How can we assign a color for the pdftooltip ? For example I want the text CD to be blue. How can I get the color of my choice in RGB? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pdfcomment}% ...
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makeidx and pdfcomment packages are not working together

I noticed recently that if I'm using pdfcomment package together with makeidx in one document, highlighted comments are not added to the PDF output. for example, you may run the following with LaTeX: ...
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Tooltip that works with all pdf readers

Is it possible to get tooltips into a LaTeX pdf? I am working on my CV. I would like to show some more information on my electronic version once you swipe over that field with the mouse. i.e. when ...
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pdfcomment with reserved characters

I would like to include reserved characters such as _ within comments so that I can include file links in comments. If I try to enclose a sentence in a verbatim environment within a pdfcomment ...
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Color for comment (To view this on PDF) [closed]

When writing in word, I'm used to mark text with colors, so it's easy to recognize this when editing (ex. if some text is to be corrected later). In TeX i have found the % command, but this command ...
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Adding comments with pdfcomment without affecting the text

I add comments to my PDF using the great pdfcomment package. When I add a comment using \pdfcomment[avatar=notes]{comment}, the comment icon changes the layout of the other text in the document. I ...
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\pdfmarkupcomment does not highlight what it is supposed to

Basically I have the same problem as in the closed thread \pdfmarkupcomment works in MWE, but doesn't work in my thesis. Simple MWE, even longer files work fine, the text gets highlighted as it ...
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Icon Change in PDFComment

Whether it possible to change the pre-defined icon to any user defined symbol in PDFcomment package. Eg: I would like to load a arrow from symbol font or some other font as icon and then it used be ...
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Override default cite tooltip

I'm trying to add a tooltip to each inline citation. So far I've almost got it working using pdfcomment: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[colorlinks=true]{hyperref} \usepackage{pdfcomment} ...
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pdftooltip from pdfcomment package: Using LaTeX code in tooltip

I work as a Physics teacher and I am writing a "Problem-Solution-Book" with hyperlinks from problems to solutions and backreferencing -- all of it works pretty good. Now I wanted to introduce ...
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Getting Yellow Background color on link

can anybody tell me how to apply a yellow background color on pdf links (especially on hovering the mouse over the link). For example, I would like to have the same yellow background effect that ...
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Workaround for citation inside pdfcomment?

Is there a simple workaround for using citations inside a pdfcomment? Here it is a MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pdfcomment} \begin{document} Works \cite{Smith1959}. Works ...
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LaTeX2rtf with pdftooltip

I'm using LaTeX2rtf to convert LaTeX article or report documents into rich text format. I also compile the PDF using pdfLaTeX. In my document, I use the pdfcomment package to create tooltips. ...
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Markup a citation (\citep) with pdfcomment's \pdfmarkupcomment

When I try to mark-up text that contains a citation, I have trouble. Here's an attempt at a minimal working example called mwe-pdfcomment.tex \documentclass[11pt]{article} ...
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\pdfmarkupcomment works in MWE, but doesn't work in my thesis [closed]

I have no idea why, but \pdfmarkupcomment doesn't show anything in my document. I tried to create MWE and it highlights text perfectly. I guess some of the commands interfere with pdfcomments. Could ...
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Features that could not be replicated on paper (e.g. animation, tooltips)

While browsing this site, I was surprised to find that TeX allows one to produce various kinds of output that could not be represented on paper. For example, one has animation ( How can we draw ...
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Is is possible to associate part of a drawing to a pdfcomment (or similar) interactive bubble?

It is apparently possible to put a TikZ drawing inside a pdfcomment (but using mbox). Is is possible to associate only part of a drawing (e.g. a line) to a pdfcomment? Below it is the suggested ...
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Is there are way to annotate pdfs with LaTeX? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to annotate PDF files generated by pdflatex? Is there a way to annotate pdfs with LaTeX annotations? I mean a pdf that I do not have the source code for (or may not ...
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Displaying tooltips on tablet readers, specifically iPad

I am trying to generate tooltips in a PDF that will be accessible somehow on a tablet PDF reader, specifically on any iPad reader. So far, I have tried the packages pdfcomment, cooltooltips, and ...
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Problem with pdfcomment and pdfsync [duplicate]

I have a problem with using both pdfsync and pdfcomment together: once I use pdfsync, the comment causes a line break, which it shouldn't do. As an example, compile with and without ...
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pdfcomment and Evince

I was using pdfcomment to generate annotations in PDF files. But when I try to view the output PDF in Evince the annotations appear as a weird symbol that is not clickable: Any suggestions for ...
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How to add new line character to pdfcomment popup?

I cannot seem to figure out how to separate lines in the text of a pdfcomment (\pdfmarkupcomment). I tried different standard representations, like \n. \documentclass[]{article} ...
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usage of \only with counter, pdfcomment and beamer class

I cannot manage to get the following command to work. I have a beamer presentation with several slides on a frame. Then I want to use the pdfcomment package to show some comments on the slides. ...
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Problem when using pdfcomment in figure captions and then referencing

This is possibly a bug in the pdfcomment package, maybe not. I use the \pdfmarkupcomment[]{}{} macro to insert highlighting into the caption of a figure. Then follows a lable. I reference the figure ...
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Apparent conflict when using hyperref and pdfcomment together

There appears to be a conflict with using the hyperref package and pdfcomment. Take the following example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[pdftex,hidelinks]{hyperref} \usepackage{pdfcomment} ...
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Internal link with tooltip

How can I combine the acronym package with the pdfcomment package? I want that a tool tip will aprear on hovering to a acronym link. How can I combine that? \documentclass{article} ...
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What program can display PDF tooltips on a Linux system?

I am trying to put in some text tooltips in some tikz graphic. I have found an example using pdfcomment, but after I have used pdflatex and opened it with Evince, I don't see any tooltips. What am I ...
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Display text as tooltip with pdfcomment - how to ignore complex formatting commands?

I have a large document which has to be edited "heavily", so there is a lot of text content which has to be removed for the final version, but I would like to keep it in sight during editing also in ...
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Strange appearance of tooltips produced by pdfcomment

Tooltips can be generated with pdfcomment package. However, they lead to some weird behavior if one clicks on a tooltiped item: the item becomes highlighted and "checked" (checked in Acrobat Reader 9 ...
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Conflict between amsmath and pdfcomment

I use both amsmath and pdfcomment in one document. This leads to the references produced by (\ref{}) to appear like (zref@1) instead of numbers like (1). Without amsmath or pdfcomment this problem ...
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How to annotate PDF files generated by pdflatex?

I want to annotate some PDF files (created with pdflatex), e.g. word x is missing here this part of a sentence should be moved to the front replace word x by y highlight this sentence insert a note ...