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

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Thesis in LaTeX without memoir

I'm preparing a thesis report in LaTeX. I don't want to use the memoir class as I would like total control. I have two questions: My thesis consists of an introduction and then a series of articles ...
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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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automated indexing against keyword file

I use the package pdfpages to include scanned and ocr'd pdf's in my LaTeX document, and I need to index them (over 200 pages). I have a plain .txt file with all keywords that I'd like to find my ocr'd ...
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Add multiple figures from a single pdf page to a List of Figures [duplicate]

I have inserted a pdf document using \includepdf. The document has several figures to a page that I want added to a List of Figures. Is there any way to do addtolist={} several times for the same ...
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Error with \usepackage pdfpages and \chapter

I'm trying to include some pdf pages into my report, however when I add \usepackage{pdfpages}, any \chapter occurance will give me the following error: Missing number, treated as zero \chapter{hi} ...
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How to get a reasonable coordinate system when combining pdfpages and TikZ?

I have been trying to add content to a (proprietary) PDF with LaTeX by using pdfpages to inlude the original pages and draw on them using TikZ. This is the code I have been using: ...
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Deleting page with section title

I am trying to make a document that has a table of contents at the beginning of each section. Each line item in the table of contents is a scanned document, and so there is no reason to include a ...
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How to substitute some text in a existing PDF file while using includepdf

I have a existing PDF, and it is included into my document through \includepdf in package pdfpages, and I'm curious that can some text in the PDF file be substituted by some else? For example, I have ...
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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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PDF in Latex Visibility of Header [duplicate]

Can anybody help me with the following: I want to insert a PDF page into my Latex-file, however after I accomplish that, the header is not shown on that page that I have integrated. Is there any ...
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Weird problem with pdfpages and fbox

I'm trying to get a colored background for my page numbers, and it works okay - except when I want it to show on pdf pages (which is where it's most important). This also happens on the last page of ...
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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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Problem with Lyx PDFPages - no page numbers on inserted PDFs

I have a problem with inserting PDFs into my lyx document. I (perhaps stupidly) have made my figures all into one page each (created using powerpoint, then PDFing them), then inserted them using ...
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Insert pages from a PDF file to fit at the entire page using \includepdf

I want to insert every page of a PDF file so I used: \documentclass{customized_class} \begin{document} \usepackage{pdfpages} \includepdf[fitpaper,pages={-}]{filename} \end{document} This works fine ...
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Constructing conference proceedings

I am curious about a way to build nicely designed conference proceedings based on separate contributions available in the pdf format and all based on a given LateX template. The difficulty seems to be ...
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How to install PDFBox on Windows so it works with pax?

I am trying to use pdfpages and maintain the internal bookmarks within the included PDF files. The pdfpages README suggests using the pax package for this purpose, so I have installed that from CTAN ...
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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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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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Can I include the page number when using \includepdf? [duplicate]

I'm doing a thesis and I need to include another document I created into the document. I tried using \includepdf[pages=-]{usermanual.pdf} And that works well, except that it shows only the ...
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Join several pdf files 4 on 1 page

Issue I want to join several pdf files to a single pdf with 4 pages on one page and continuously proceeding pages using just one SINGLE tex file. Something like: ...
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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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Draftwatermark with inserted PDF

I have included a watermark (using \usepackage{draftwatermark}) for draft copies of my document, several pages of which are inserted from a PDF. The watermark behaves just fine on most pages - the ...
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includepdf and tableofcontents without numbering

I try to include an entire pdf file with pdfpages but I will not use numbering in the table of contents. Here is a MWE, which illustrates the problem. \documentclass[a4paper]{scrreprt} ...
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Page position with pdfpages

Since I had problems \include-ing some .tex to my project I tried using the pdfpages package and the \includepdf command, but the pages are included displaced and I don't understand the pdfpages ...
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Adding a cover image to an existing pdf file breaks th links of the original pdf [duplicate]

We have a main.pdf, and a cover image and a tex file. When we use texlive2013 to add the cover image and the contents of the tex file in the main pdf, the links in the main pdf breaks, in the sense ...
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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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Position with pdfpages

I have a landscape A5 pdf, which I would like to include on top of the page. However, with this MWE the file is centered: \documentclass[a4paper]{scrartcl} \usepackage{pdfpages} \begin{document} ...
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Header and page numbers with pdfpages

I have a chapter of attachments which contains pdf files in this format, using the awesome pdfpages package: \chapter{Title} Lots of multipage pdfs following ...
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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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problem with including pdf using pdfpages

I am trying to use \includepdf with about 20 different PDFs. The first 19 have worked fine, but the last one which can be found below ...
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Include 6 pages of a pdf with document's header and section title [duplicate]

So, with pdfpages's includepdf one can include several pages of a pdf in the document. But this forces a pagebreak which leaves a lonely and unhappy section title. \includepdf[nup=2x3, ...
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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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Import Doxygen generated documentation tex in Paper as appendix [closed]

I have a paper with the baseclass of {book} and I want to include the doxygen generated LaTeX documentation output as an appendix in the paper. I have been using \includepdf{mydoc.pdf} although it ...
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Is there a way to \label each page in an included pdf file?

I am including a PDF file as part of my reports appendices. The PDF file does not have page numbers, these are added using pagecommand=\thispagestyle{plain} which continues the LaTeX page numbering. ...
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Table of Contents for set of PDF files

How to make Table of Contents for a set of PDF files? Here's my code! \documentclass{book} \usepackage{pdfpages} ...
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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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How to create 4-up pdfs [without pdfnup, pdfpages]?

I use a standard KOMA-script class for creating slides [slides.tex]. I am wondering if there is a LaTeX package with an option to specify how the output looks like. I would like to create a 4-up .pdf ...
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Landscape and page numbers with pdfpages

I am using pdfpages to insert PDFs into a master file. Some of the PDFs are portrait and some are landscape. I am using pagecommand=\thispagestyle{plain} so that the page numbers are in sequence ...
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Included PDF gets corrupted after Acrobat’s color conversion

I found a strange error … I’m typesetting a musical score with Sibelius 7. And to add some text and notes I use LaTeX (i.e. xelatex but the error is the same with pdflatex). To get a complete PDF of ...
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Figures from PDF pages according to their labeleing in latex

I have dozens of figures in my latex named all differently. I want to put them into a single PDF file and call each figure from there via something like \includegraphics[page="label3"]{foo} instead of ...
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Embedded fonts not showing up correctly in PDF generated using pdfpages in pdfLaTeX

I am using the pdfpages package to include some other PDF documents into a LaTeX document I'm processing with pdfLaTeX. One of the included PDFs has some uncommon fonts. They are embedded in the ...
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Including PDF pages from URL

Does anyone know a way of including an external PDF document from a URL? When using pdfpages the following will not work: \includepdf[pages=-]{http://www.mydomain.com/myfile.pdf} My reason for ...
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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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\includepdf in A3 format [duplicate]

I am creating an A4 document and I need to insert a longtable in A3 into this document. I have created a document for this: \documentclass{book} \usepackage[margin=2cm,landscape,a3paper]{geometry} ...
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How to create automatically table of contents of external PDF file? [duplicate]

I have merged three external pdf files. Now I want to create table of contents of this resultant pdf file. Here \tablesofcontentsis not working. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pdfpages} ...
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Incorrect frame numbers when pages included using pdfpages in beamer

I am including some pages using pdfpages in beamer. I understand that these pages can not be included a frames. Rather these are included as simple texts. So far so good. However, I get incorrect ...
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Insert external PDF pages with adapted size, position and margins

I'm using the changepage package to adapt my pages as illustrated in this figure: The paper size is A4 and the page size is B5 (first boarder). Within the B5 region, margins are set up as shown in ...
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Modify single page size and insert image

I'm trying to generate a PDF where every page has a background image and some text placed at specific positions. Some of the pages are normal A4 portrait and others are landscape. My problem is that ...
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Pdfpages.sty not found - Windows [closed]

This question is a follow-up question in regards to this topic: Error: File 'pdfpages.sty' not found The following is just a copy paste of my question asked in that topic: I am so so ...
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Add some text on an inserted PDF

I had inserted a pdf file in latex use this code \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{book} \usepackage{mdframed} \begin{document} \includepdfmerge{hello.pdf,1} \end{document} I want to insert some text ...