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Convert Word doc to Latex [duplicate]

I looking to convert a word document to latex. I know this has been asked before but this was a few years ago and there may be new software etc. I have seen the Word-to-latex software. Has anyone used ...
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Word 2003 to LaTeX converter [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I convert from Microsoft Word to a LaTeX document I have this fairly large physics thesis due in half a year (about 150 pages) and I wanted to use LaTeX for the ...
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Converting/Re-Writing Paper in LaTeX from Word [duplicate]

I have a paper that I wrote in Word with accompanied math equations (for my undergraduate level research paper for mathematics degree) and I just am not at all familiar with LaTeX. I was wondering ...
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What is the best way to make the transition from Microsoft Word to LaTeX?

My experience at the present moment is restricted to Microsoft Word and is likely to remain for most of my collaborative work. However, for my individual authored documents I would like to use LaTeX. ...
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Straight quotes?

How do I get a straight quote instead of curly quotes? I’m not inside verb or listing or any other special environments, and I’m not using XeLaTeX or anything—just normal LaTeX. I don’t want to change ...
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How can I import an exam or assignment from Word into LaTeX?

This is a counterpart to "How can I typeset an exam or assignment paper in LaTeX?", which was from a teacher looking for a template to compose assignments and exams. I'm a student, and I'd like to ...
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Convert TeX to non-TeX and back

I wrote my thesis in LaTeX and now my advisor would like to go in and manually make changes. I had assumed he would mark up a pdf or printed document, and then hand those changes to me to make, but he ...
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Convert a novel typed in Word (just dialogue text,no math) to LaTeX

I know many of you will think this elementary - but I would like opinions. I need to know if I'm doing it horribly wrong before I continue doing 45+ chapters! I apologize if this isn't the proper ...
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How to copy/paste from Word to LaTeX avoiding error?

With a few school mates, we have written a report in Word/Google Drive. I would like to format it in LaTeX. However, when I copy paste I see that certain characters are not as usual and trigger errors....
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Converting word to lyx

Is there a tool or script which converts word documents to lyx. This python script works nicely but is not able to preserve the formatting styles of the text. Is there a way to solve this? Note : I ...
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How to Copy Latex from MS Equation Editor 3.0 [closed]

I've one word document having equations typed using MS Equation Editor 3.0 ; One Sample Screenshot is mentioned below: How can I get underlying AMS-Latex code for equation added using MS Equation ...
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How to write in .doc/.odf/.rtf and convert to .tex?

I'm using a typical word processor to write a book that I would like to later typeset with LaTeX. I've done some searching and there doesn't appear to be any easy way to do this. I've tried ...
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how to quickly convert latex to word?

I have a latex command for an equation looks like $p(\mathscr{P}\mid\tilde{N})=p(\tilde{N}\mid \mathscr{P})$ I want to copy the equation to word 2013. I tried some tools (mathjax, LaTeX2Word-...
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Is there a program to convert .docx or .odt to .tex

I am trying to find a way for a user to design and modify pages without requiring him to learn LaTeX. The pages have graphical elements in the form of rounded rectangles to denote regions of a page, ...