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

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How to randomly extract some pages of a PDF file, sort their pages, and finally bundle them into a new PDF?

Some books in amazon.com have excerpts (first several pages plus appendixes) from which we can know their contents, layouts, etc roughly prior to purchasing. Statistically I think it will be better if ...
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How to pass the draft option for pdfpages to \includegraphics?

If I use \usepackage[draft]{pdfpages} and include \includepdf[...]{...} everything works fine, i.e. instead of the included pages I get empty boxes. But if I use \includegraphics[...]{...} ...
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Stitch differently-sized pages together

I am producing the cover of a journal in LaTeX. I have separate files for the frontcover, backcover and spine. I would like to combine these into a single seamless PDF that has the height of an A5 ...
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Included PDF as first page creates empty page before it

For my thesis I have to use a specific first page, which is only available as Word. I filled it and saved it as PDF and included it with my thesis with ...
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includepdf results in undesired headings

\includepdf[pages={34-40},nup=2x2,frame,landscape,scale=0.8,% pagecommand=\chapter{fracture}\section{Theoretical}]{Dam-Nonlinear.pdf} \clearpage ...
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Undefined control sequence when including pdfpages package

Problem: I try to include the following packages in my .tex file: \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{pdfpages} For this I get the following errors: thesis.tex (line 186) Undefined control sequence ...
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PDF files included with `includegraphics` and `pdfpages` don't show some pdf elements

The problem is that if I make comments, text boxes, lines, etc. with a PDF viewer-editor like, in my case, PDF Exchange Viewer, in a PDF image to be included any of that ways, that marks don't show in ...
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\includepdf only includes a blank page with file name instead of the actual document

I'm trying to use includepdf to insert an external document into my thesis. I'm using Texlive in Linux, I have the package pdfpages installed properly. I'm compiling the document with pdflatex. .... ...
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Koma-script header/footer change with includepdf

I'm (still) moving from regular LaTeX classes (report, article) to Koma-Script. Lots of things are just okay, but not everything. My current problem lies with PDF inclusion and header/footer change ...
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undesired heading with \includepdf

I only want a header on the first page, but instead LaTeX produces a header on all pages. Is there a way to remove these? code: \includepdf[pages={1,2,3}, pagecommand=\section{Appendix A: The SF-36 ...
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Using \put command relative to page size

I want to include a logo in the pdf pages included in Beamer. I tried writing macro and progressed so far. \documentclass[fleqn,xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \newlength{\logosize} ...
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How to vertically center included pdfs?

when I'm trying to fill a poster with multiple (landscape) slides, like this: \documentclass[a0]{sciposter} % Support for PDF inclusion \usepackage[final]{pdfpages} \begin{document} ...
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Page numbers of included pdf

Is it possible to display the page numbers of included pdf file? Currently I have the following footer/header definition using fancyhdr %------------------------------------------------- % Header ...
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Specified appendices and cross-referencing in text

I am setting up appendices like suggested in the answer to this question: Appendix - Adding PDF, using the MWE suggested by cfr: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{geometry} ...
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pdfpages and XeLaTeX: including pdf with uppercase .PDF extension

here's the problem I'm finding. I have to include some PDF files in a LaTeX. The LaTeX code is generated at runtime, and has to include whatever PDF file it finds in a given directory. These files ...
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Caption / Description / Footnote for pdfpages

I am using the pdfpages package a lot for including either single pages or multiple pages in my document (measurement diagrams, several pages of external documentation, ...). I do not want to include ...
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Adding the figures to a `draft` pdf

Suppose you have a draft pdf, and the only difference with a desired final version of it is the lack of figures. And suppose too you have the original figures, but not the source code of the document. ...
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Including a document into another one without redefining setting

For a publication, I have to include another publication. The second one is in English and uses IEEEtr style. I could of course compile the second one into a pdf file and include the pdf into the ...
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Base document page numbers with pdfpages and nup

It's possible to have pdfpages number the pages of the document it including using the following command: \includepdfset{pagecommand=\thispagestyle{plain}} (cf. Base document page numbers with ...
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warning about pdfpages with hyperref

Package pageslts prints out this warning since I use pdfpages and hyperref in the same document. Package pageslts Warning: Package pdfpages detected. (pageslts) Using hyperref ...
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pdfpages doesn't center pdf on page, using Thesis.cls

I am using the Thesis-template from http://www.latextemplates.com/template/masters-doctoral-thesis. I have several LaTeX-documents to include in the Appendix. The best solution seems to be compiling ...
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Page number and logical pages

I used the following piece of code to put a box around each page in my report \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,oneside,final,times]{report} ...
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Scanned PDF inclusion problem with XeTeX driver

I have this specific problem about inclusion of my scanned PDF pages with existing LaTeX document. I use an iPad application Scanner Pro to scan and create PDF copies of my hand-written notes. Then I ...
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I have two file -> a.tex and b.tex,how to insert b.pdf after a.pdf?

%********a.tex \documentclass{book} \usepackage[final]{pdfpages} \begin{document} Hello \includepdf[pages=-]{b.pdf} \end{document} Now b.tex %%%%%%%%%% %********b.tex \documentclass{book} ...
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Problem inserting pages from a PDF into a Lyx document

I want to insert one page from a PDF file into my Lyx presentation file. I use Insert-->File-->External, PDFPages, select the PDF file, then I go to Options and type 'pages={1}' to select the first ...
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A question about pdfpages: can I have a heading?

I'm using pdfpages to include some pdf files in a current document. But I'd like some of these pdf pages to have a LaTeX heading, either with a sectioning command \section*{This is how it is} or just ...
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Can I silence pdfpages output?

The pdfpages package does not seem to have either a verbose or quiet option. I am compiling a big document and the include messages from pdfpages are obscuring the warnings from other places in the ...
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page size and font size in latex beamer

I need to add page size as Letter Paper: 8-1/2X11 and font size 24 pt but the following code does not worked. What is a solution for these two changes? \documentclass[24pt]{beamer}
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Blank page when using newlfm and pdfpages

I am using newlfm for a document and am also loading pdfpages to append some external PDF files to the end of this document. My problem is that I get a blank page at the end of the document, ...
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Undefined links in component pdf; resolved at pdfpages compile time

I am trying something ambitious and I hope there is a way to get it to work. I have a number of pdf documents that I will eventually pull together in one pdf. One of the documents, a cover page of ...
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pdfpages package and \fbox collision

There seems to be a collision between pdfpages package and other packages that use \fboxrule, \fboxsep, etc. Here is an example: Using frame=true: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} ...
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Conflict between ifpdf, pdfpages, and auto-pst-pdf

I want to have a centred title page for my twoside report document and I am following these instructions: Centered title page in twoside report Here is a minimum (not) working example: ...
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How to correctly label an included PDF?

I have this: \label{appendix:b} \includepdf[scale=0.8,pages=1,pagecommand=\chapter{interview}]{interview/interview} \includepdf[scale=0.8,pages=2-,pagecommand={}]{interview/interview} ...
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Is there a way to manually add entries to the list of figures?

I'm writing my thesis and one section is going to be made of an already existing article. I'm including it with \usepackage{pdfpages} and\includepdf[fitpaper=true, pages=-]{Impactpaper.pdf}. I'd ...
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Splitting the preamble

When working with big documents, especially when dealing with many lists, graphics, figures and includes, I often come up with a structure roughly looking like this. \documentclass{beamer} [preamble ...
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Merge PDFs, fix page numbering and compress

Say there is a book that has been split into several PDFs. I want to do two things: Merge the PDFs and reduce the size of the resulting PDF. Fix the page numbering. (1) can be done with pdftk or ...
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Does pdfpages break the floating mechanism?

I have the problem, that I need to insert some external pates in my thesis. After that I start a new section and want to add a (floating) figure. The problem is that the figure is not set here as I ...
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Making one page landscaped and all other portrait, is that possible? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to change certain pages into landscape/portrait mode I'd like to have one page in landscape, in between of several other pages in portrait. I know how to make all ...
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\pdfbookmark hyperlink aims to low with \includepdf

I'm trying to use pdfTeX to bring together several PDF documents and use the bookmarks feature of Adobe/Preview to supply a hyperlinking structure in a sidebar window. When I try this with multiple ...
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how to print the heading from my appendix on the first page of an inserted pdf file

I have an appendix in my document but it only consists of a large pdf file. When I do it in the following way, I get my title from the Appendix at the end of the previous page or on a new page, but ...
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Arrange business cards with crop marks

I have a single business card as PDF (paper size is 85mm x 54mm). Does anyone have a solution to arrange copies along an A4 paper with crop marks? Here's an example: With pdfpages, arranging works ...
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pdflatex problem

I just use latex to grid a pdf file. the code like follow \documentclass[ letterpaper, 10pt]{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{pdfpages} \newcommand\su[1]{ \begin{tikzpicture}[overlay,remember ...
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Importing PDF in LateX

I have include PDF file in latex but I want to know that is there any method that table of content can automatically be updated after importing the PDF file. I searched a lot but can't find any thing ...
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How to include PDF file in LaTex Doc from folder location?

I'm using the \usepackage{pdfpages} to include PDF files. I'm using the following convention: \includepdf[pages={1-7}]{myFile.pdf} My question is, how can you include a link to a folder that ...
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Include a PDF and ignore page margins?

I am writing a document using pdfLaTeX for college, and I have been supplied with a title page I need to use. I have altered the \maketitle command: \usepackage{pdfpages} \renewcommand\maketitle{ ...
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Starred version of \captionof not working together with pdfpages

I use the following code to get a caption on the previous page but the correct location of the figure in the ToC. I now get 2 entries in the ToC, which is not really a surprise ;-). I now want to get ...
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Help me understand the offset values for pdfpages, for a non-standard page setup (a4 landscape, divided in three along the vertical axis)

This is my pdfpages tex file: \documentclass[a4paper,landscape]{article} \usepackage[final]{pdfpages} \begin{document} \includepdf[pages={1,3,5},nup=3x1,noautoscale=true,landscape,offset=-124 ...
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PDF Merge of pdfs with differing page size

Can a single PDF file, which is the result of a merge, contain pages of different sizes, e.g. A4 and Letter? If so, can you point me to merge tools that preserve page size?
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Package pdfpages interrupts customization with enumitem

I have a longer work and in that I want include a pdf-file and also I have customize enumerate-items with package enumitem. With inculded package pdfpages I get errors. Is it possible to include ...
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PDF Pages Included, but it does't work

I am writing my thesis, and I need to add a single pdf page in the appendix, so I found a way to use the pdfpage package. Normally I added the package, when I added the package and I continued writing ...