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

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Importing a pdf file that has filled in forms [duplicate]

I have a pdf file myfile.pdf in which I have filled in some forms. I'm trying to include that pdf file in a larger latex document using: \usepackage{pdfpages} ... \includepdf[pages={1}]{myfile.pdf} ...
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Include PDF without space on the left

I'm trying to include a PDF and then add text to it using overpic: \documentclass[a4paper]{article}% ensure identical page size \usepackage[abs]{overpic} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{geometry} ...
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Margins in booklet using \includepdf

I have PDF that I am printing as a booklet using the following code: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{pdfpages} \begin{document} \includepdf[pages=-,booklet,turn=false,landscape]{doc.pdf} ...
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Missing \begin{document} error on using pdfpages package with pdflatex

Here is my .tex document and i am compiling to pdf format using pdflatex a.tex. It throws an error, ! LaTeX Error: Missing \begin{document} and after i give R to continue, it gives a lot of errors ...
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Amusing exercise - ouroboros file - Output of TeX includes itself recursively ad infinitum

Clarification: The question may be related to the the quine fun question, but IMHO it is quite distinct. The question here to write an "ouroboros" in TeX, i.e., a file that includes itself as a ...
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pdfpages / pdfbook for odd sizes paper

I have a book typeset with pages of 105mm x 180mm This needs to made into a booklet, in signatures, such that it prints on A4 portrait paper, with the original book pages side by side. (i.e. 105mm + ...
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Loss of Quality when merging PDF with pdfpages

I have a quality problem when merging one-sided PDFs into multiple page PDFs using the pdfpages package. The initial PDFs consist of scanned sides of books. I create the LaTeX-File inside R and ...
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Include pdfpages and unwanted scale

When I include a pdf file with the command \includepdf[pages=1]{file} from the package \usepackage[final]{pdfpages}, I obtain a scaled document (in a smaller height). How can I obtain rigorously the ...
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How do I prevent pdfpages from either rescaling or cropping the included PDF?

Assume I have two PDFs that I want to stitch together. Both have the same width (standard A4), but one of them is much higher (page height adjusted by using the geometry package). Now, when I include ...
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includepdf does not find file with comma

I am already using grffile to ensure that all files are found on the file system (windows 7), but now I have an example where the second file is not found. \documentclass[]{scrbook} % \usepackage[% ...
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pdfpages with alternate TOC entry

So what I'm trying to do is use the caption package with the pdfpages package so a alternate caption turns up in my toc. Sorry if the code didn't turn out perfect still new to posted on stack ...
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How to insert commas as value of \addtotoc in \includepdf command?

I would like to include an external PDF file into my document, using the pdfpages package. Here is my root file which works fine: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{pdfpages} ...
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How to create a Book Cover with pdfpages

i know there are many questions on how to create a book cover, but my questions seems to be a bit different. I create a frontpage, a backpage and the spine for my cover Frontpage: ...
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Tikzpicture as background to pdfpages

I want to implement the answer here: Can I add tikzpictures to pages included with pdfpages. But I want the tikzpicture under the included pdf pages, not over it. Is there a straightforward way to set ...
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Why don't the \chead and \pagestyle commands affect page headers in the \pagecommand of the pdfpages package?

I want to include about 500-600 pdf files of a scientific conference in a root file. My root file is as follows: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{pdfpages} ...
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How to display the page numbers of included pdf files like “pp: x-x” in headers?

I want to include about 500-600 conference papers in a root file. My root file is as follows: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{pdfpages} \usepackage{fancyhdr} ...
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Problem with includepdf invisible text in document

I am using includepdf to add some pdf pages to the appendix of my paper using the following command \includepdf[width=\textwidth, pages={1},pagecommand=\section{Appendix} {blablabla} ]{test.pdf} ...
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Included pdf documents in latex are “twosided” but the overall document is “onesided”, how can I change this?

I want to include a pdf document with a couple of pages in my dissertation. I used the package pdfpages to do so. When I specified oneside only in documentclass it did not work so included the package ...
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\includepdf[pages=-]{file.pdf} doesn't work [duplicate]

I have Tex Live installed. Everything look fine, pdfpages show any particular page I want, but when i want to print all pages via command: \includepdf[pages={1-5}]{vyzkum/Form.pdf} ! Missing = ...
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Using ranges with pdfpages fails

The documentation says the following: E.g.: pages=- will insert all pages of the document [...] however, when I put \includepdf[pages=-]{foobar.pdf} in my LaTeX doc (compiled w/ xelatex), I get ...
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pdfpages postioning problem

I am trying to create a pdf from a selection of pages from an existing pdf. Simply put, I want the resulting pdf to feature only a selection from the parent pdf. No added text from my side. However, ...
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Wrong A4 measurements that are not “pagesize” solvable

I would like my pdf document to have an a4 format. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,oneside]{article} \begin{document} Text, text, text... \end{document} Unfortunately, when I print the pdf document ...
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Table of contents inside an included PDF [duplicate]

I've got some problem with LaTeX right now, well to be honest it's not really a problem and I'm not even sure that it is possible but I would like to be able to do it. Basically, here is my LaTeX : ...
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grffile package not working with includepdf when the command is in a “newcommand”

I'm able to include file names with spaces when I use the includepdf alone but when it's included into a newcommand , I cant seem to make it work. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{grffile} ...
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Combining multiple documents

I've searched and have not been able to figure out how to do this any other way, so I'm asking here to see if any of you have any ideas. Basically, I'm trying to combine separate LaTeX files, but ...
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How to insert a blank page after an icluded pdf only of this pdf is present in the directory?

I have multiple pdf files(that have only one page) that I need to include into a document. I succeeded in making Latex include the .pdfs that are present in the directory with this: ...
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Inserting a PDF file in REVTeX 4.1 with reprint option

I would like to generate a paper using revtex4-1 while also appending a supplement pdf file to the paper with the help of pdfpages. If I use the preprint option, I find that the supplement ...
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pdfpages/hyperref - Contents link jumps to wrong part of page

I'm using pdfpages to combine multiple pdf documents; I would also like a front 'contents' page for the new file, using hyperref to allow me to jump directly to the correct page. The 'addtotoc' option ...
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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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Enquiry about ims book style page format [duplicate]

I am using imsbook style for writing my thesis. In this style, each chapter starts from an odd number page and end with even page number. The issue is, the output is in such a way that the book will ...
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Why is pdfpages' addtotoc option giving me «Illegal parameter number in definition of \AM@temp» error message?

I am trying to add a few pdf pages in my LaTeX file and have them shown in the table of contents. My file is as follows: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Insert PDF file in LaTeX document

I have a problem when I insert a PDF file in LaTeX: \usepackage[final]{pdfpages} \includepdf[pages=-]{file.pdf} The problem is that the PDF page is not centered: I've tried to place tags ...
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How to use a subset of a beamer presentation?

I am trying to take the PDF output of a beamer presentation and take only a subset of the slides, and create a PDF file out of them (I can't recompile the beamer presentation with the relevant slides, ...
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Booklets on legalpaper using pdfpages

I want to make a signature for a small pocket booklet. I don't want to use ISO sized paper, but every reference to pdfpages uses A5 or A6 booklet examples. Is this possible to do? Do I need to produce ...
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How can (easily) superimpose different text over odd/even pages of an included PDF file?

I have a series of pdf files that I'm trying to combine. That much I can do without any problem. What I also need to do is add a small amount of text to the top 'outside' corner of each page, ...
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xinclude pdf in a latex document as appendix - where pdfpages does not work

I am having a problem including pdf pages in latex as appendix. I have tried using pdfpages but including \usepackage{pdfpages} in my style file of my thesis does not allow the code to work. Below is ...
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Write/Read values of the LaTeX commands (like \title, \ author etc) in file using Lua

This problem relate with other my question here . I found a solution with pdfpages package thanks to TX.SX: \documentclass[]{scrbook} \usepackage{authblk} \usepackage{pdfpages} ...
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Multiple copies of short page on one sheet of paper

Suppose you have a short document (including a fancy header) which occupies only a small part of a DIN A4 page, like in this example: \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt]{article} ...
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Is there a way to make pdfpages adhere to the page offset set by geometry

I'm trying to include some pdf documents at the end of my document using pdfpages. My document has a binding offset as defined using the geometry package but pdfpages doesn't recognise it. I've looked ...
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Multi-page pdf in figure environment

I want to include a multi-page pdf file into a figure environment, as it serves as one of the figures in the appendix. I know that normally one could also use the pdfpages package to include such a ...
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How to disable predefined margins in \includepdf command

I want to include pdf page in my thesis. In twoside mode latex adds predefined margin so that some text on the other side is out of page. So I want it without predefined formatting and add pdf as it ...
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Blank page when using pdfpages package

I have a file fooo.pdf with dimension 210mm x 70mm and 6 pages (simple grey background). I'm using pdfpages to include the pages inside an A4 page. So the ideal number is 4 pages per page. But the ...
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Includepdf pages with page numbering of new document and remove blank page after section heading

I am a beginner to LaTeX and I have a few problems with the pdfpages package. I have to include certain pages from another file (compile them into a final report). I use the ...
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Include trimmed multipage PDF in XeTeX

I have a multipage PDF manuscript (for example, my_PDF.pdf) that I would like to include in a new document. I would also like to trim/clip off the header and footer from each page of this included ...
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How to include multiple pdf pages using \foreach as tikzpicture?

I know how to include pdf pages using package pdfpages and do it all the time, but always had problem with getting the page centered and scaling. I am now trying to learn how to use tikzpicture to ...
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How to remove numbering in TOC from pdfpages

How can I remove the numbering of section of an icluded pdf on the table of contents. The picture shows what I have on the top and what I want on the bottom. I want it to appear the included pdf on te ...
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Print two sheets per page, with crop marks

I have a 124 mm x 164 mm pdf document that I want to print, two sheets per page, on letter paper (in landscape orientation). Arranging the two sheets per page is easy with the pdfpages package: ...
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Error: File 'pdfpages.sty' not found

I'm trying to compile simple thesis example using TexMaker with MiKTeX 2.9. I need pdfpages package in order to include pdf as the title page. Without the following line the code compiles fine: ...
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Inserting an external page before front matter using its own page counter

I have a manuscript (my PhD Thesis, in fact) that uses Roman numerals for showing page numbers in the front matter and Arabic numbers for the page numbers in the main content. Now I want to add an ...
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Can't set tocdepth when including external PDF using pdfpages

What I'm trying to do I have a document with an appendix that consists of multiple chapters. The first \chapter should not receive any special treatment. For the second \chapter I'd like to exclude ...