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Convert Latex to MathJax-HTML

Is there any tool that can convert Latex documents to HTML documents, so that all math is presented with MathJax? (Obviously, it is fairly easy to hack together a quick Perl script that is able to do ...
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LaTeX --> (X)HTML with tex4ht: bad quality images of equations

I'm using tex4ht to produce XHTML files from a LaTeX file. The XHTML file I obtain uses images for some equations which tex4ht could not convert directly to XHTML. Problem: images of equations have ...
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Maintaining layout of Tikz diagrams with TeX4ht (converting as single pictures)

A Tikz diagram such as \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \path (0,0) node[draw] (A) {A}; \path (2,0) node[draw] (B) {B}; \draw (A) -- (B) ...
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Is there an \iftex4ht command, and if not, how should it be defined?

Background: I'm using TikZ to generate a load of pictures that I want to put on the web as SVGs. So I'm using the pgfsys-tex4ht.def driver and it's working very well. My gut feeling is that the SVG ...
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Using htlatex with tikz-dependency

I am trying to generate an html file from a tex file using htlatex. The htlatex works well with simple tikz pictures, but it has problem with the pictures (trees) drawn with tikz-dependency package. ...
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Converting LaTeX to HTML but keeping equations as LaTeX

I'm using tex4ht for conversion of heavily maths loaded LaTeX files into HTML to be able to serve them in a web app. Can successfully convert all equations to MathML and jsMath. But as equations are ...
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tex4ht leaving equations unchanged

I'm trying to convert a LaTeX document to a webpage that'll be hosted on a server that's capable of processing and rendering simple TeX equations, but not doing section-level formatting. So I'm ...
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Control the <p> tags added by Tex4HT

TeX4HT allows to reset LaTeX macros to insert HTML code in order to produce clean HTML documents. This is great, but it often gets in a mess of <p> tags, such as: <p class="noindent" ...
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LaTeX to Braille

I would like to make my LaTeX documents as accessible as possible to those that are blind or visually impaired. The posts that I have linked to below ask questions about alt-tags or tooltips, both ...
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Using htlatex to convert LaTeX to HTML

I appear to have htlatex and htxelatex already installed on my computer. However when I try to run them, it comes up with the message, 'I can't write on file 'texput.log'' I am trying to convert a ...
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error using pgfsysdriver with tex4ht, only shows up with texlive 2014, ok with texlive 2013

Update: Thanks to the comments below. Using the link by Michal below, it appears this is a known bug but the fix was not in 2014. Doing the change as pointed out in the link below, seems to have fixed ...
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tex4ht leaving equations unchanged - including \[…\] and \(…\)

I want to let tex4ht leave the equations unchanged. Using the tip given at tex4ht leaving equations unchanged, it works for $ and $$ equations. In the case of \[...\] and \(...\) equations it does not ...
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TeX4ht (htlatex) on MiKTeX 2.9 to convert LaTeX into MathML, and then into Office MathML with Word 2010

I managed to use TeX4ht via the htlatex command on MiKTeX 2.9 to successfully convert a LaTeX document into an HTML document. The TeX file is a fairly simple test document with an integral in display ...
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Why haven't any TeX->HTML converters been updated to use current web standards/style?

I think that updating these converters would help TeX stay relevant as a document processing language. In these last few years, web development has really skyrocketed. CSS3 has brought along a lot of ...
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PDF image files and `htlatex`

When eps files are provided, htlatex from tex4ht automatically converts to png files so that graphic files can be shown in the final html output. However, I use most of the time the pdf graphic file ...
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Htlatex and Tikz creates sometimes incorrect svgs

I have a document with a large number of Tikz pictures and I need to generate a html page from it. I have declared a driver to have TikZ pictures as SVGs (after this question) and run htlatex ...
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Customizing tex4ht to generate html to convert to epub with Calibre

I'm trying to prepare html for conversion to an epub and have encountered a couple of problems that I would appreciate help with. Hope mixing a couple of related questions in a single post is OK. The ...
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Tex4ht, biblatex and biber: what is proper processing?

How to run htlatex with biblatex bibliography included? That's the simplest example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{biblatex} \addbibresource{libr.bib} \begin{document} ...
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Problems building article with oolatex and hyperref [duplicate]

I'm getting into a bit of trouble, trying to convert a Latex article to OpenOffice. First of all, I'm using Ubuntu 11.04, with a texlive 2011 installation (installed via tlmgr). EDIT1: There is now ...
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Recommended workflow? LaTeX -> ePub with math viewable on iPad

This started as a comment in an older thread, but I thought I repost it here as a question to the forum... I'm looking for a workflow that will take me efficiently and reliably from existing LaTeX ...
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Generation of simple, CSS-less HTML with htlatex

When htlatex converts a document, emphasis and bold-face are converted to spans of a certain style which is defined in the accompanying CSS file. Input: \documentclass{scrartcl} \begin{document} ...
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Avoid eps to png conversion using mk4ht oolatex

I have a big set of eps images and I need to place them into an OpenOffice (odt) document. I wrote a simple script that creates a tex file containing these eps images and now I'm trying to convert it ...
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tex4ht problems with footnotes

I have a problem with footnotes and tex4ht. The following document has a wrong next pointer in subsection 1 and a bad previous pointer in subsection 3: \documentclass{book} \begin{document} ...
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LaTeX to HTML preserving code coloring from listings

I'm trying to convert some LaTeX into HTML but my code listings don't preserve their code coloring. Why is that and how do I fix it? This is what it looks like: Side note: I'm also wondering why ...
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tex4ht: reuse png images instead of creating new ones

I have a lot of PNG images in my document, which (the document) I'd like to convert to HTML using tex4ht (htlatex). Now the images need to be in EPS format, as htlatex uses DVI mode. So I run convert ...
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how to speed up tex4ht image generation process?

Currently, I tell tex4ht to use svg instead of png for math images. This results in better image quality. However, it is slow in image generation, as it takes about 1-2 seconds for each image to be ...
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what is the correct way to check for latex, pdflatex and html in the same latex document?

What is the correct way to check for if one is running in pdflatex vs latex vs. an html processor such as tex4ht? Suppose I have some latex code that I only want to show up in html, and not show up ...
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Are htlatex (TeX4HT) and cleveref compatible?

Simple question: When I use cleveref and \Cref{} or \cref{} I am able to compile the code and produce a PDF. When I use htlatex I get ?? in place of what I expect would be the object name and ...
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htlatex does not seems to like $\mathit{}$ in subscripts

When I compilethis MWE: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \begin{document} Test $x_\mathit{in}$ \end{document} ...it works perfectly with latex and pdflatex. If I try to use htlatex on it, it ...
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Convert PGFplot to html?

I'd like to convert a simple piece of LaTeX code which is basically some text with some centered graphs in between. This is a dummy version of the code I'd like to convert to HTML: ...
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Setting image size in html output of tex4ht

I have a complex document which I'm trying to convert to html with tex4ht and TeXLive under Ubuntu, but I'm not able to coherently control the image size of jpg and eps images. In html output, jpg ...
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Cross references and citations do not show in LibreOffice after htlatex conversion

When trying to convert a simple LaTeX document to LibreOffice/OpenOffice, cross references and citations do not show in the final document. They do when converting to (X)HTML, but this has other ...
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tex4ht: limit toc

When I run the following file through htlatex main html,4, the first (main) page has a table of contents that is too deeply nested. I only need part,chapter and section in my toc. The section page ...
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htlatex in silent mode

It's possible to run htlatex in silencemode like pdflatex. pdflatex --draftmode --interaction=nonstopmode foo.tex > tmp.txt I have found only nonstopmode/batchmode in htlatex. htlatex source.tex ...
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PDF page references in TeX4ht generated html?

I'm using TeX4ht to make html and epub versions of documents that are also processed to pdf. I'm unclear on how to include some kind of visual page references in the html and epub that correlate to ...
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how to redefine \begin{align*} … \end{align*} to \begin{eqnarray*} … \end{eqnarray*}

Scientific word insists in generating displayed math using \begin{align*} ... \end{align*} and htlatex has a bug in that it does not generate bit mapped images in this case. The fix that I found ...
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text4ht and LuaTeX

There is a specific command to run tex4ht with XeTeX: htxelatex (which doesn't really work actually as far as I'm concerned). What is the command to run text4ht with LuaTeX instead?
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Can I get TeX4ebook to include the html table of contents in an epub

For the Kindle book I'm producing, I would like to have the .ncx ebook table of contents and an html table of contents as part of the book. However, TeX4ebook doesn't include the html TOC (in this ...
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why “ff” displays strange using unicode encoding vs. iso-8859-1 in HTML output from tex4ht?

I understand that one should (?) be using UNICODE for html. But using this with tex4ht, always makes "ff" look strange. Why does this happen for "ff"? and based on this test below, should one instead ...
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biblatex & TeX4HT: citations in footnotes = missing \begin{document}

the following code, which I'm trying to run through TeX4HT and biber in order to create an .odt file, results in a »missing \begin{document}« error, pointing to the aux file. Something about the ...
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Colon in bibliography keys incompatible with babel, biblatex and tex4ht

Keys are labeled as author:year in my BibTeX file. For example, @article{John:2000, author={John}, year={2000}, ...}. This scheme works well with pdftex, biblatex and mk4ht oolatex. But if in ...
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Redefine output for a specific TS1 code point (=glyph?)

By now I know how to make \textminus in tex4ht work, but this does not seem to be enough to display a proper minus with the \num macro of siunitx. Joseph Wright provided a workaround, but I'd like to ...
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When generating html, how do you specify image size?

I am using htlatex (or as many people call it tex4ht) to generate html and I have included some graphics. Htlatex seems to ignore all the size arguments I give the image size. I've tried specifying: ...
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How to send output of htlatex to different folder without fixing all image links afterwords

The setup is simple. I have a file report.tex which includes an image from a folder. I send the output of htlatex to a separate directory. htlatex copies all images and HTML to that directory. The ...
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Inconsistent footnote size in converting LaTeX to OpenOffice.org

When a LaTeX document containing 2 footnotes — footnote #1 is plain ASCII, but footnote #2 has diacritics or other extended characters — is converted to odt (OpenDocument Format), the number in ...
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why package titlesec causes tex4ht to give error when using $[]$ in section title?

texlive 2014, Linux This MWE fails when using $[B]$ in section title when the package titlesec is loaded \documentclass[]{article}% \usepackage{titlesec} \begin{document} \section{this is my $[B]$ ...
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htlatex - need help converting latex to html

I am trying to convert a set of tex file to html. The attached code generates perfect pdf. While it gives the following error with htlatex. I have not much knowledge of tex so please help by being ...
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TeX4HT Equation unchanged with newcommand or def command

I would like to convert all the inline-math and display-math should be LaTeX format only and not for image. I had referred tex4ht leaving equations unchanged and tex4ht leaving equations unchanged - ...
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tex4ht + tabu-package does not work [closed]

I am trying to compile an existing tex-document with tex4ht. However, it seems that the tabu-package does not work together with tex4ht: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{tabu} ...
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MiKTeX 2.9's tex4ht not working

According to this document and my own experience. MiKTeX 2.9's version of tex4ht is not working. Using MiKTeX 2.8's tex4ht does work, but is obviously not prefered. Does anybody know how to fix MiKTeX ...