{pdfpages} is a package that simplifies the inclusion of external multi-page PDF documents in LaTeX documents.

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printing pictures

I would like to know how to include a page in a latex (miktex 2.9) document that is either in the pdf or jpeg format. An answer was given that referred me to this code \usepackage{pdfpages} and ...
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How does one insert a full-page picture in PDF format? [duplicate]

How does one insert a full-page picture in PDF format and so that a page number will appear on the picture?
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missing \item in enumerate environment [on hold]

I'm using the enumerate environment where my only \item is used in an invocation of the pdfpages package, where I get the following LaTeX error. Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item MWE: ...
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Downscale a4 to B5, prepare with pdfpages on a3 with crop marks

I'm preparing a book for printing. The book was written and finely tuned to A4 but I want to try downscaling it to B5 (simply changing the geometry in the main document reeks havoc with my layout.). ...
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/includepdf as an appendix

I have appendices using /includepdf. How can I make these a labeled appendix that appears in the heading? i.e. process.pdf = Appendix A %!TEX root = ../main.tex \begin{appendices} \section{Project ...
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includepdf in appendix causes parskip to be removed

I'm using some code to let "Appendix" appear as a chapter in the TOC, and every separate appendix as a section below this. \begin{appendices} ...
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pdfpages on overleaf

I'm using a template on overleaf for my master thesis. It is a two columns set up like a scientific paper. I just would like to add a first page, but not in a two-column settings. I cannot change ...
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Illegal unit of measure for pdfpages package

I am having some trouble with an error message that I am receiving and was hoping that someone could provide some advice. The code is as follows: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[grid, ...
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Divide one pdf file into more tiles

I need to split a single pdf file into multiple pages. Well, let's say the file is 1 x 0,2 m. I'd like to obtain an output file where every page has the dimension of 3 x 20 cm. I'm trying to achieve ...
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Formatting a PDF page

I'm trying to add a pdf page to an appendix and I'm having some trouble. I'd like to shrink the pdf page and place it below the appendix header, but I'm ending up with extra pages. Here's the two ...
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Imposition and creep

I have to print a book and make signatures for binding. I have modified this solution: http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/246226/56153 This way: book-pages.tex \documentclass[a4paper]{article} ...
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Package interference between pdfpages and eso-pic when including pdf-pages

Is it just me or do the pdfpages not get included when using the texcoord option for eso-pic. Could someone confirm this. This is the MWE: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,notitlepage,oneside]{book} %NOTE ...
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What is wrong with this syntax?

If I write \noindent\vskip 0ex plus 2ex\includegraphics[width={\textwidth plus 2pt minus 2pt}, angle=0]{J2-23-1} it is correct However, if I write \noindent\vskip 0ex plus ...
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Cross-referencing with \addcontentsline

I'm using \addcontentsline to make an entry for a PDF appendix (included with \includepdf in the ToC. The command I'm using is \addcontentsline{toc}{chapter}{Appendix A \ Window specification}, and I ...
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Functionality of links when PDF pages are combined [duplicate]

pdfpages works really well for combining pages from several PDF documents into one document, but it does not retain the functionality of links on PDF pages. The functionality will be retained if you ...
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Is there a possibility to include a pdf with defined layers?

I can insert pdf pages with the pdfpages. There are options to select pages ... But I found nothing to select specific layers. Is there a possibility? Details PDF to be included The following code ...
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How can I automatically include the sections from an \includepdf in the table of contents?

I am writing a thesis, and need to include a couple of papers in the end as appendices, using \includepdf{}. The thesis office requires that all the sections of the papers be listed in the table of ...
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Inserted graphic - jagged edges to show that it is just part of the whole

I would like to make visibly clear, that an inserted graphic is just part of the whole. Since a straight cut just appears as inserted falsy, I was wondering if there are any tricks to show jags for ...
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Get key value of command

i'm beginner in Tex and i have tex file \documentclass{article} \addtolength{\jot}{1em} \begin{document} \begin{verbatim} \end{verbatim} \begin{chestnutStem} In the following figure, if the ...
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Including pdf, error “Undefined control sequence”

I want to insert .pdf files into my pdf file using pdflatex (System is Texlive), but it doen't work neither with \includegraphics nor with \includepdf function (of course, all necessary packages I've ...
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Run pdflatex.exe from LuaLaTeX document

My document-combiner combine pdf-files via package pdfpages using command \includepdf. But before including, a source tex compiling by pdflatex.exe to produce the pdf. But now I have a little ...
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Automatic inserting of portrait and landscape pdf documents with pdfpages

I have a problem that is bothering me for quite a while. I would like to insert a couple of pdfs automatically as attachments to a document. The user copies a bunch of pdfs in a folder, where he finds ...
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newpage causes tex to misinterpret document end

In my appendix, I'd like to have the first page of my chapter to only show the chapter name and the second page start with a pdf I included via the includepdf package. I tried to accomplish this with ...
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Positioning page numbers on a PDF produces asymmetrical results

The following LaTeX file, produces a 2 page blank PDF (thanks to egreg for the code). %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% blank.pdf %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% \documentclass{article} ...
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How to include pdf file in two sided thesis without changing thesis style?

I am writing my thesis in two side by using command \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt, twoside]{Thesis} At the end of thesis I need to attach my published papers as an annexure. But in two sided thesis, ...
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Supressing blank page after includepdf

I'm including a collection of manpages in the appendices of a thesis. I'm using \usepackage{pdfpages} in the beginning of the document, and a number of lines like: \includepdf{/myprog1.pdf} ...
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Includepdf puts headings into the pdf document and not above

I have a pdf-document which has 2 pages. I would like to put this document into my tex-file. Above the document the heading should be Anlage B. What I did is the following: ...
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How do insert a pdf or excel spreadsheet neatly?

I have a rather complicated excel-spreadsheet with calculations. I would like to insert this into my document so it looks quiet neat. It easily fits one page with title, caption, etc. I tried ...
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How do I properly add a label to an appendix with pdf

Quite a specific question, I was looking to add PDF files to an appendix before. Found my solution in this thread: Appendix - Adding PDF, But it also created my next problem. This macro does create ...
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XeLaTeX: incomplete \iffalse with pdfpages and spanish babel

The following code \documentclass{article} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \usepackage{pdfpages} \begin{document} \includepdf[landscape]{example-image-16x9.pdf} \end{document} when compiled with ...
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Unwanted page break between a section heading and its subsection heading

My scenario consists of some sections and subsections. A slice of the aforementioned group has been presented, as below: \tableofcontents \clearpage \section{parent} %\subsection{child} ...
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search for and highlight words/numbers in pdfpages while only printing highlighted pages

I have a project where it would be very helpful to be able to include pdf pages with certain text and or number highlighted, and in addition limit the pages output to those which have the highlighted ...
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Reduce quality of joined PDFs [duplicate]

I'm using the package pdfpages to join many PDF documents. Some of them are scanned. Is there an option to reduce quality of those documents in order to make the resulting file size smaller?
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Beamer “show notes on second screen” with XeLaTeX and “AtBeginSection” [duplicate]

I am using beamer with XeLaTeX. With every new section I add a dedicated section page to my presentation. Now I started to add notes to my presentation and want to use the show notes on second screen ...
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pdfpages inserting document name in the lower left of every page

I am currently having some issues with the pdfpages package. It seems to print the filename (twice - one with .pdf extension and one with .bb) at the bottom left of the included pdf and I cannot for ...
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Overlay an included PDF with text [duplicate]

I would like to type on to a PDF document using LaTeX. Using the package pdfpages I can load the PDF in to a TeX document. Is there a way to also overlay my own text, using LaTeX? (In particular, a ...
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Combine multiple documentclasses; maintain page numbering and structure for TOC/TOF

I'm writing a thesis that includes two articles. The institution provided a style file for the thesis; the articles use IEEEtran. Furthermore, the used packages in each document may differ ...
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LyX: includepdf command inserts a blank page before actual page with no title environment

When I go to include a PDF, My output always seems to output a blank page before the actual included PDF. I checked my environments, and to no avail, there is nothing in the environment to cause this ...
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How set margins to print when pdf files are inserted?

I am using book style to prepare a meterial(which has to be printed and binded) which contains so many pdf files.. To include the pdf files I am using \includepdf options by using the package ...
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How to add a date into the name field of includepdf?

I'm using Sweave to automate the creation of a report, and I want to include a PDF into my document, but the PDF and its name are updated daily (because they are produced using Sweave). For example ...
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pdfpages not rendering multipage pdfs properly within figure in appendix

I'm trying to insert multipage pdf files in the appendix, using the pdfpages package. I am using [Overleaf][1]. This is the code I'm using after trying a few things: \begin{appendices} ...
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Include multiple PDF documents and create bookmark to first page

Suppose I have 4 PDFs: 1.pdf, 2.pdf, 3.pdf, 4.pdf Now I want to combine them in the given order. I also want to create bookmarks to their first pages in the combined PDF. The number of pages in any ...
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Arithmetic overflow with pax?

I am heavily using pdfpages to concatenate a set of papers. One of the papers has a big table, rotated, using the sidewaystable environment. That paper, by itself, compiles perfectly, with the desired ...
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\includegraphics renders my pdf at the right side of the page (exceeds page bounds)

I have a pdf that I'd like to insert in my document. When using graphicx or pdfpages the pdf is rendered like this: In the pdf itself, the drawing are pretty centered. What can I do to centralize ...
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Keep the functionality of the sidebar using \includepdf

I would like to include a second beamer presentation for supplementary material (SM) into the main file. I use the \includepdf command from the pdfpages package but I lost the functionality of the ...
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Undefined control sequence in PDF converting [duplicate]

I tried to add a footer to an existing PDF. But I get following error: **"Undefined control sequence. D:\pythonworks \1.pdf l.7 ...
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How to convert a Book pdf for printing on Landscape Letter size pages

I've got a template for a book that uses the scrbook koma script class. My output pdf is several hundred pages. Before submitting to the print on demand company (CreateSpace, they use true to size ...
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Problem with \includepdf in LyX

I am trying to make a different pdf in my LyX document the first pages. When I go to include it, including pagecommand={\thispagestyle{plain}},pages=- in the LaTeX options, I get a blank page for my ...
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Position included Pdf in twosided document using A4 papersize and C5 layout

I want to position included Pdf in twosided document, actual size C5 but printed on A4 paper, showing cropping marks. Included Pdf has already set hmarginratio to 2:3, so I need to center him ...
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Print A6 book on A4 double-sided in correct order

How can i print out a A6 sized book onto A4 paper, so that i can cut it into 4 pieces and glue-bind them to a book? i am NOT looking for a BOOKLET! i think the order i need would be: A4 sheet #1 - ...