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Please don't abandon LibreOffice just for this. You can insert LaTeX formulas directly using the TexMaths extension. Installation: Download the extension at http://extensions.libreoffice.org/extension-center/texmaths-1 Open LibreOffice Writer, go to Tools -> Extension Manager, and select the file (*.oxt) just downloaded. Close all instances of ...

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Here is a slight variant, that helps a bit in managing file names: Main file: (with .tex extension) \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{currfile} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \input{\currfilebase.tikz} \end{document} TikZ File: (with .tikz extension) \begin{tikzpicture} \draw (-1.5,0) -- (1.5,0); \draw (0,-1.5) -- (0,1.5); \draw (0,0) ...

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Your file mydocument.tex \documentclass{article} \usepackage[landscape]{geometry} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \input{tikzpicture.tex} \end{document} File tikzpicture.tex: \begin{tikzpicture} \draw (-1.5,0) -- (1.5,0); \draw (0,-1.5) -- (0,1.5); \draw (0,0) circle (1cm); \end{tikzpicture} Then edit tikzpicture.tex with QTikZ. Or have I ...

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mhp's code didn't work out for me on my windows 8 machine, so i changed his code to: add_cus_dep('glo', 'gls', 0, 'run_makeglossaries'); add_cus_dep('acn', 'acr', 0, 'run_makeglossaries'); sub run_makeglossaries { if ( $silent ) { system "makeglossaries -q$_[0]"; } else { system "makeglossaries \$_[0]"; }; } push @generated_exts, 'glo', ...

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I didn't really worked with it intensively, but org-mode has a table editor and it also handles exporting to LaTeX. So you can edit your table inside emacs and then export it.

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The list misses Ipe. From wikipedia link: Ipe extensible drawing editor is a free vector graphics editor for creating figures in PDF or EPS format. It can be used for making small figures for inclusion into LaTeX documents as well as making multi-page PDF presentations. It is developed by Otfried Cheong since 1993 and initially worked on SGI ...

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There is KtikZ/QtikZ available for linux/windows. This is very useful for writing tikz code as the output is displayed on the fly. It is freely available.

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The list misses TikzEdt. It provides a GUI and semi automatic drawing tools. For details: TikzEdt web site. Available for linux/windows. Upon right clicking in the figure (on right) window, it offers a number of options to draw using the mouse. After drawing the tikz code will be inserted in the left window automatically. On the left panel, there are some ...

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