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{acrotex} is about "The AcroTeX Education Bundle". The AcroTeX Bundle is a collection of LaTeX macro files along with various support and sample files that should be useful to educators who want to post interactive materials for their students on the WWW.

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Conflict between exerquiz and animate: no preview

Since my last update of Texlive, I have conflict when loading animate and exerquiz in the same document: the document compiles, the animation plays well in Acrobat, but when I open the pdf with ...
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Fancytooltips with roman page numbering not working

I use the fancytooltips package without problem but I just realise that it does not work when the page numbering is roman (or non-arabic). Is there any way I can get it working? I read the package ...
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A mask for conversion degrees to radians and viceversa for my students of an high school

Starting from this code: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{calculator} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} \begin{document} \DEGtoRAD{60}{\sola} Result in radian without the use $\pi$: \sola ...
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eforms: Why are "nlc=," in front of the button?

\usepackage[unicode]{hyperref} \usepackage[pdftex]{eforms} \begin{document} \begin{Form} \pushButton[onclick={this.submitForm({cURL: "mailto:test <test@google.com>", }), this.exportAsText();}, ...
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Is pdflatex javascript this.getTemplate("Template-Name") possible

I would like to display a pdf page base on a selection box. If selection 1 is used, display page 1, if selection 2 is used display page 2. It is a kind of product datasheet and only the data of the ...
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How to set centers of two rows aligned?

This thread is the continua of the thread here. I want to set the centers of the rows (YLEIS, EPAJARJESTYS) at the same position such that the approach works also with any number of rows. Code \...
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How to have Form options in Table cells?

I want to have four form questions in one row of table. I have the following four questions in the table row in Fig. 1: Key: Yes/No i.e. tick for Yes Choose one from V2 - V0 Choose one from P2 - P0 ...
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How to get this Enigma example work with user input?

As in this question, Assume that you have some text in parts of your LaTeX document that you only want people with a password to see. A reason could e.g. be a case with an guiding answer. You want ...
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Compilation error on PGFPlot example 10

I've been trying to compile some PGFPlots examples on OSX with TexLive on MacOS. The first (example_0.tex) compiles fine, but example_10.tex fails with the following error: ! LaTeX Error: File `...
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insdljs --- TL install and post document expiration popup?

I would like to use javascript in my pdflatex documents to test if the document is too old; and if so, put up a popup window reminder to delete the current version and download an updated version from ...
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How to output the solutions/answers in two or more columns in eqExam?

The default format for the solutions output in eqExam is in single column. Many times I just want to give an answer or a hint instead of a complete solution, so I would like to output the answers in ...
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How to suppress “Name:” and underline in eqexam on pages 2 and following

I would like to have the Name:_______ part on the first page only, but not on the following pages. In the following MWE I would like to not have the Name:_____ on the second page and following. Does ...
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Unicode and eforms

This is my code, encoded in UTF-8: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{polyglossia} \usepackage[useui]{eforms} \begin{document} \textField[\ui{value={Übeltäter}}]{Text}{10cm}{1em} \comboBox{...
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AcroTeX on Android?

Does anyone know if the Acrotex bundle works on Android devices? Specifically, I would like to use the exerquiz package in conjunction with media9 to create interactive educational pdfs for Android (...
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macro with optional argument in eforms textField

This is my code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{polyglossia} \usepackage[useui]{eforms} \newcommand{\myvalue}[1][]{Testvalue #1} \begin{document} \textField[\ui{value={\myvalue[foo]}}]{...
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How to suppress "Name:" and underline in eqexam

I want to write an exam without the Name bit in the upper right corner. I only figured out how to change the text using \examNameLabel but not how to suppress it altogether.
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"Interactive PDF, Latex and Article of the Future" with opentype/truetype fonts and unicode

I'm looking for a way to get popup references when hovering with the mouse cursor over the references in my papers. I looked around on this forum and found this question and hpesoj626's answer very ...
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How to make pdf show current date? [duplicate]

Is there a way to make a pdf show the current date (not the date when it was compiled, but when it was opened/printed)? I'm making some sign sheets and it would be great if I could put the date in ...
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Interactive PDF, Latex and Article of the Future

Influenced by Elsevier's Article of the future and this blog post where someone writes an article with Apple's iAuthor and gets many functionalities (clicking on references show a balloon with the ...
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Displaying tooltips on tablet readers, specifically iPad

I am trying to generate tooltips in a PDF that will be accessible somehow on a tablet PDF reader, specifically on any iPad reader. So far, I have tried the packages pdfcomment, cooltooltips, and ...
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eforms puts out "0 0 0" [closed]

I've just intalled AcroTex, but it doesn't work correctly. \documentclass[12pt]{letter} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage[pdftex]{eforms} \begin{...
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Insert web content dynamically (Javascript?)

This year in my field we have a large conference overlapping with the European soccer championship. Luckily my talk does not overlap with any match, but in case it will happen in the future I was ...
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Eforms on Mac OS X

I am using Texclipse and TexLive. I just updated to TexLive 2011 and set my path /usr/local/texlive/2011/bin/universal-darwin however I don't have the eforms package that comes with acrotex. I ...
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acroTeX and TeXLive 2010

this is a follow-up of the post: How do you say Happy New Year with LaTeX? How do you say Happy New Year with LaTeX? It sounds great to be able to use LaTeX for such greetings but however I have ...
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What is the best way to insert document-level JavaScript in LaTeX documents

I have been toying with the idea of converting some forms at work to interactive forms. I have tried some of the routines that come with insdljs, but they seem a bit dated. The idea is very attractive....
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