Replace strings in encapsulated PostScript figures.

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Is it possible to substitute text inside a pdf figure?

I have a drawing made by the CAD DraftSight, I exported the drawing into a .pdf file and then I included it with \usepackage{graphicx} % ... \begin{figure}[!htb] \centering ...
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What does psfrag do, and can it be made to work with pdflatex?

I'm picking up a document, thus far, created by someone else who is unavailable for questioning. I have a vague idea what is trying to be accomplished with this: \clearpage \begin{figure}[h!] ...
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text replacement using psfrag in the .eps format

Can anyone tell how one can use the text replacement using psfrag in the .eps format of 3 dimensional matlab plot? \begin{figure}[h] \centering \psfrag{P_dbm}[cc][cc][0.7]{$P_{dBm}$} ...
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No replacement of temporary labels by chemnum in a chemical sheme

I tried to replace the temporary labels TMP1, TMP2 and TMP3 in an .eps file made with ChemDraw using the chemnum package, so to get an automatic numbering of the compounds, but this did not work for ...
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Have auto-pst-pdf and pstool merged?

auto-pst-pdf can handle pstricks and psfrag in addition to .eps files when run with pdflatex. It is however slow since in each run it processes all files, even those that have been processes before ...
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PSfrag isn't working to add LaTeX symbols to eps figures

I have converted a jgraph file to eps, and am trying to replace text in the eps figure with LaTeX symbols. I have followed the instructions listed in this question but the solution suggested does not ...
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Problem with psfrag + fncychap in TeXLive 2013

I am working with psfrag to do my plots and fncychap to have nice chapter titles. Please check the minimal example: ...
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Using pstool with LuaLaTeX

I am trying to use psfrag in conjunction with pstool an LuaLaTeX to replace a tag in an .eps plot generated with gnuplot. I'm not sure if pstool is generally working with LuaLaTeX, however, the ...
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Replace tag inbetween parentheses in eps with psfrag/chemnum

Question Is it possible to replace the TMP1 inbetween some parentheses (or other symbols and text) with chemnum? Examples The following shows the input (eps; left), and the output (compiled file; ...
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How to define a new temporary label, with a separate counter, using chemnum?

Is there a way, using chemnum, to create a different type of TMP-label in .eps files which can then be replaced in the text with a separate label/numbering? For example, I have many chemdraws which ...
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Wrong width in pstool

I try to set up a report with the assistance of matlabfrag and pstool. I have an issue to define the correct width of such an diagram. Especially in combination with includegraphics, the problem ...
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How to get `psfragfig` with sibling or super directories on windows?

Assume the following simple latex with some .eps file testeps.eps in the: same directory, the parent directory, and a subdirectory called testsub. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pstool} ...
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psfrag labeling gets url and color?

I am using psfrag command to replace labels in eps with text inside latex. The labels are generated correctly but the images behave like hyperlinked and as result the labels are produced in the color ...
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pstool + pgfplots + parskip conflict

I've recently observed extremely strange latex bug if pstool + pgfplots + parskip packages are used at the same time. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pstool} \usepackage{pgfplots} ...
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Using pstool with beamer

I would like to use pstool with beamer to create a presentation in pdflatex with figures processed by psfrag. However, as the simple example below shows, the figures are processed using the beamer ...
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Chemnum/PSfrag - Replacement of Characters in eps

Using the chemnum package, I encounter problems with replacing temporary labels in eps files. I first thought that it is a chemnum problem, but the result is the same using psfrag instead of chemnum. ...
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An equivalent of psfrag and polyglossia together?

I need to use psfrag, and Georgian language, for which the only available possibility to get correct hyphenation that I could find was polyglossia. However, seemingly psfrag does not work with xelatex ...
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Why does my Mathematica figure not work with PSFrag?

I created an image in Mathematica with some labels that, for some reason, refuse to be substituted when using PSFrag. Specifically, the Mathematica code image = Plot[Sin[x], {x, 0, 2 π}, ...
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pstool & psfragfig how to edit the EPS file for moving the placeholder to another position

I have generated EPS and TeX files from Matlab. Now I notice if I scale my image the text gets badly scaled such that my axis names are sitting on my axis even if I reduce the text size to ...
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Calling \psfrag{} inside a forloop

Allright, hi guys. Inside my EPS i got quite some texts that are quite similar. Only their index shall change from each one. So i'm trying to get those done in an own command. They are used inside an ...
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How to use display equations with psfrag?

I would like to include a display equation in an EPS figure using the pstool package. When the command for the replacement text is $\sum_{i=1}^{N} x_i^2$, then it compiles fine (see the vertical axis ...
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Problems converting matlab figures to pdf using /psfragfig

I am trying to include MATLAB figures as pdf files in my thesis. However after reinstalling my OS this doesn't work anymore and I am desperately trying to find a solution... What I do: I use the ...
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psfrag substitute when using pdflatex

My standard way of including math in figures so far was to use psfrag and latex+dvips+ps2pdf. I am now moving to pdflatex and tend to prepare my graphics in pdf format. I was wondering if there ...
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Chemnum/PS-Frag with EPS-Files and PNG-Files [duplicate]

In my research report, I would like to include both, EPS files to achieve automatic numbering of my compounds in schemes with chemnum and also PNG files to include 3D structures of my molecules. I ...
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How to compile a document with the pstool package using the pdflatexmk script?

To use psfrag with pdflatex I use the pstool package. Using TeXShop 3.25 I can compile the two minimal working examples given in this and this answer when I use the regular LaTeX typesetter. The ...
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How can I avoid manual deletion of all helper files when I use psfrag?

I have a problem in getting pstool to work with \psfragfig. I have a folder structure that looks as follows: main.tex images/ | |-testeps.eps The MWE is shown below. All the packages ...
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pdflatex and pstool: how to keep the generated images in subdirectories?

I am trying to set up my system to write a large document using pdflatex and the package pstool. While there is no problem with basic operation, I have a problem when I try to use it in a more ...
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pdflatex amd Matlab LaTeX interpreter alternative to psfrag?

I use TexWorks that comes together with Tex Live 2012. After having read a lot on how to use "something similar" to psfrag with pdflatex, I have almost found my way. I have just discovered the ...
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Problem with \DeclareFixedFont and \psfrag in texlive2013

I have a problem with \DeclareFixedFont in combination with \psfrag which occurs in texlive2013 but not in texlive2010. When I use \DeclareFixedFont{\myFont}{T1}{ptm}{b}{n}{10} in the MWE the letter ...
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Subfigure plot in conflict with psfragfig

I am trying to place 2 graphs one next to the other using pstools. I have generated 2 graphs using the commands hFig = figure(1); set(gcf,'PaperPositionMode','auto') set(hFig, 'Position', [0 0 300 ...
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Substitutions with psfrag not compiling. Can I use includegraphics?

I am trying to compile this code with "latex" (not pdflatex). I got the code itself from a collegue, so it should work. Except maybe the way I compile it and the usepackage options? Right now, I ...
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Globally change the font size in EPS figures (when using pdfLaTeX with pstool)

I have a document where float environments are typeset with \small font (tables, figures). For the tables and most environments in general, this works nicely with \AtBeginEnvironment{tabular}{\small} ...
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psfragfig pdflatex image shifted and cropped

Some images inserted with psfragfig, are shifted to one side (right) and partially placed off the document. (see image, bottom figure is the one I'm talking about). It occurs with TexShop whether I ...
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psfragify? Aka problem with EPS and pdfLaTeX

If I want to include a .eps image and yet use pdfLaTeX, I can do so using epstopdf (manually called, automated in TL2010+, using the package). However, as far as I know, all these options are ...
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How to use pstool in pdfLatex?

Update: After I adding those --shell -escape commands, when I run the code as below, it still cannot work. \documentclass[pdftex]{memoir} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{pstool} \input macros.tex ...
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how to compile to ps with texstudio?

i'm a beginner in LaTeX, I'm using texstudio, but I don't know how to compile to ps. I have some .eps files and use psfrag command.
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Using psfrag with LaTeX counters (insert counter number directly in eps figure)?

I am writing an organic chemistry dissertation using (pdf)LaTeX. The content of the thesis contains a large amount of numbered chemical structures. The chemical structure drawings were generated using ...
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Export eps figures modified by psfrag

I am not an expert on figure exports and, although I have been searching around quite a lot, I can't find the answer to my problem. During the writing of a journal article, I had the idea of using ...
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Bad font using \psfrag

I'm trying to include a figure that I made in MATLAB. I want to change the font using \psfrag, however there seems to be a problem when scaling the figure down. It keeps the font the same size as the ...
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pstool stopped working

In some figures I create for my thesis I want to replace the labels and such using the same font and size as in the rest of the thesis. A couple of month ago I already used psfrag and pstool (with ...
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psfrag equivalent for pdflatex

I am currently updating my workflow from the old tex2ps2dvi workflow (needs a lot of time and matplotlib and other stuff etc. hasn't a EPS output (only PDF, SVG, PS, PNG, etc...). I am trying to ...
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Psfrag or comparable tagging method with XeTeX

I understand from this question that using psfrag to replace tags in eps-files works well with pdfLaTeX. I also think I understand from this question that there was no working mechanism to accomplish ...
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Inserting an image into a figure using psfrag

I'm trying to import figures from Matlab into a LaTeX document using PSFrag. For some of the figures I'd like to be able to add little images in particular places. I thought I'd be able to just add ...
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Add Latex font for figure labels, legends and equation annotations with .png and .eps figures

For exporting eps figures from Matlab i use matlabfrag and laprint functions so that i split the psfrag commands (.tex) and figure(.eps) streams. During the compilation using pstool or auto-pst-pdf ...
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Automatically replace/render axis ticks with Psfrag

Me and a friend are using psfrag to include and edit eps figures in our reports. However, when including MatLab plots, the fonts of the text that is not replaced is the font exported by MatLab. This ...
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Why aren't my psfrag substitutions occurring?

I can't get simple psfrag substations go happen, and wonder if I'm missing an option or preference somewhere that will make them work. I'm using LyX to build by document, but I have the same problem ...
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Is there a way to change styles in imported EPS files?

I know how to replace simple textual tags in imported EPS files using psfrag; but to ensure a consistent appearance for graphics in my documents, I would like to also be able to make substitutions to ...
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Alternatives to Inkscape for EPS tagging for psfrag [closed]

So it seems the latest version of Inkscape is not very psfrag-friendly: If you insert text tags into your EPS then upon saving (even if you deselect "Convert text to paths") it still encodes the tags ...
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Tagging for PSFrag

What programs do people use to put their tags on ready to be replaced by psfrag? I've tried inkscape but if I write in the text "hello" say with inkscape then export as eps PSfrag doesn't seem to ...
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Seminar environment plus psfrag plus TeXshop — I can't get all three to work together

A while ago, I discovered that TeXshop has trouble with producing slides that overflow the right margin in the seminar environment. I found a solution in this thread on latexcommunity -- use pdftex ...