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Which figure type to use: pdf or eps?

Both are vector graphics (typically) and both can be imported painlessly into a pdflatex document (so let's say we ignore dvi for this question). What are the advantages and disadvantages of each? ...
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matlab figures with latex fonts

I realize this question might have been asked already, but I'm relatively new to LaTeX and matlab so I need some help. I'm trying to export a figure for inclusion in my tex document (to be compiled ...
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Replacing fonts in EPS/PDF files

I would like to have a vector graphic with the font I'm using for my captions in my PDF file. I normally create my graphics in DIA and save them as .eps files. In my .tex file I use following \...
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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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pstool, pdfLaTeX: Not getting pstool to work, “LaTeX Error: File not found”

I've spent lots of hours trying to solve a problem by myself. Unfortunately it seems that no one else has experienced the same problem. At least, searching through various forums and employing Google ...
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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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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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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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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 ...
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No visible images in PDF: MiKTeX GPL Ghostscript 9.05: Unrecoverable error, exit code 1

Recently, I was forced to reinstall my MikTeX distribution. Now, in documents that compile without an actual tex error, there are missing graphics that I have included as eps-files. The following ...
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Does TeX have a font family which is optimized for both screen and print?

I am writing a thesis, and initially set it up in lmodern. It has quite a few graphics, which I produce with external programs (yEd, R, inkscape). Initially, I used Open Sans for the graphics, but my ...
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Matlab Laprint and jpg,pdf figures [duplicate]

For my thesis I would like to have the best quality and therefore I use laprint.m this generates an EPS and TeX file of my figures from Matlab (R2007b). The following is installed on my computer (...