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I have a latex documents which contains text in color. When I run

latexdiff old.tex new.tex > diff.tex

the diff.tex version do not contains the colors anymore. How can I keep the original color text in the diff version? How can I make the cancelled text appear in its original color? By default it appears in red.

Thanks beforehand!

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Open the generated diff file, and look for the following lines, which latexdiff inserts in the bottom of the preamble just above \begin{document} \providecommand{\DIFadd}[1]{{\protect\color{blue}\uwave{#1}}} %DIF PREAMBLE \providecommand{\DIFdel}[1]{{\protect\color{red}\sout{#1}}} %DIF PREAMBLE Now simply delete \protect\color{blue} from the definition of \DIFadd and equivalently for \DIFdel and compile.

If this fixes it you can make this permanent by creating your own preamble file (copy/paste the orginal preamble additions by latexdiff into a separate file, make the edit above and save) and the -p option (long form --preamble-file ).

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