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Alex´s code for video presentation (2)

I still use the code presented by AlexG to present videos in slides prepared with beamer. The code can be found here: Media9 is becoming obsolete Dec 2020. Any alternatives for embedding video/audio ...
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PDF Preview of LaTeX does not refresh in VS Code when PDF is used in another program

When I compile a LaTeX file on VS Code, the PDF viewer does not automatically refresh when this file is open in Adobe Acrobat Reader or syncing in Google Drive. This is despite the PDF file being ...
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Texnic center and Adobe Acrobat DC, again

It is a common problem that TexnicCenter fails to call Adobe Acrobat Reader as the pdf viewer: [DocOpen("%bm.pdf")]... Cannot execute the command. This happens often when there is an ...
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How do I enable use of the Adobe Stencil font, "pslb"?

Using MiKTeX TeXWorks, I have the following line in a .tex file: \font\test=pslb at 10pt I get an error message, and after entering "h", I get the following message: ! Font \test=pslb at 10....
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Why can't I change the title entry font of TOC using \cftsecfont?

Below is the MWE: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[adobefonts]{ctex} \usepackage{tocloft} \usepackage{titlesec} \begin{document} \title{Hello, \LaTeX !} \author{[email protected]} \date{\...
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TeXnicCenter & Adobe Reader DC

How to configure TeXnicCenter to work with Adobe Reader DC? When I building and view current file .tex the following error "Can not execute the command" shows up and the PDF is not generated. If ...
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How to open linked pdf file in full screen in beamer?

The following is the code \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> {\usetheme{Madrid}} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{Test} \href[pdfnewwindow]{sample.pdf}{try} \end{frame} \end{...
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Compatibility issue between otftotfm and Adobe Acrobat Reader

My MWE was the next: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{simpleicons}% some version prior to 9.something, % current version 9.10.1 does not have the issue \begin{document} ...
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How dominant is LaTeX in academics & publishing?

Are there any public stats that demonstrate how much literature is produced in LaTeX as opposed to Microsoft Word, Adobe InDesign, etc? When I search "latex market share" every single result ...
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Texnic center and Adobe Acrobat DC, again²

I have the same problem with TeXnicCenter and Adobe Acrobat DC Version 2022.001.20169 with 64-bit version like some other users with older DC versions. Everytime I compile with Latex => PDF, the ...
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How to add an extra-space before a question mark?

Using Adobe Garamond Pro, I don't get an extra space mark before a question mark. In French, it is absolutely required. Using Word, I don't have the same issue. Should I resolve myself to go back to ...
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movie15 - embedded MP4 runs on some PDF viewers but not Adobe

I am working on a beamer presentation. In one of the frames i need to insert an MP4 video. I tried using the package movie15. I open this pdf in Adobe reader Version 2022.003.20310 and try to run the ...
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Using Adobe Fonts with (Xe/Lua)Latex

Motivation Although Adobe Fonts is proprietary software (and that's probably the whole issue here...), I think it's also really tempting to use some of the Adobe Typefaces (e.g. Minion Pro, Arno Pro, ...
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latex-generated PDF has errors in Adobe Acrobat even though it opens fine in the Chrome PDF viewer and Mac OS X Preview

I've generated the following PDF using pdflatex: https://ofir.io/train_short_test_long.pdf It can be viewed perfectly fine if opened in the Chrome PDF viewer or in Preview in Mac OS X, but if I open ...
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Support for Type 1 fonts

I use a script to use LaTeX equations in Adobe Illustrator documents via the standalone document class. Apparently, this produces Type 1 fonts, and recently I got the message that from January 2023 ...
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Adobe Garamond Pro in LaTeX

At first, everytime I apply any of the lines below \usepackage[adobe-garamond]{mathdesign} \usepackage[Adobe Garamond]{mathdesign} \usepackage[mdpgd]{mathdesign} my code compiles but does not ...
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Color and Transparency of a Figure in Adobe Acrobat

I usually use TeXShop in Mac to make a document, and I had a problem with figures: The color and fonts are weird when I open the PDF file with Adobe Acrobat. I found a lot of questions and answers ...
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How can I embed or link to a video in Beamer?

I have made a video which I want to embed into my beamer presentation. However, I couldn't find a way to do it. I did some research and found out that since Adobe had discontinued Flash LaTeX couldn't ...
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TeXnicCenter not working with Acrobat Reader

Even after updating to R20 in the PDF section, TeXnicCenter is not opening Acrobat Reader. I'm using Adobe Acrobat Reader DC version 2020.013.20074. The old trick does not seem to work.
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Unresponsive pdf viewer in TeXmaker

I have been using TexMaker for a while now and I am quite satisfied overall. For the past few days though, the external pdf viewer does not seem to be working. When I click on the icon, which is the ...
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TeXnicCenter Adobe Acrobat not working: "Cannot Execute The Command"

I have a deadline to meet, so please be sympathetic if this is a low quality question. Since I'm having the same problem, I have tried variations of the suggestions here: Texnic center and Adobe ...
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TeXnicCenter & Adobe Reader DC in 2020

This question is similar to this one: TeXnicCenter & Adobe Reader DC. How to configure TeXnicCenter to work with Adobe Reader DC? I have used the solution(s) listed on that linked question ...
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"Cannot Open DDE Link to": Problems with Adobe Acrobat Pro and WinEdt

While using the 2017 release of Adobe Acrobat DC, I get the error every time I run PDFLatex with my PDF open. When I use PDF Search, I get the same error. Does anybody know what do I have to change ...
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texdoc unable to open Adobe Reader

I've just had to build my system up again since I got a new Mac. I'm running into several problems I'm having problems sleuthing out. One is about using texdoc. When I try to run something like ...
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What is the Flash Player alternative for playing embedded videos in a PDF?

When Flash Player was still being supported, using LaTeX Beamer for presentations, one was able to compile a PDF with embedded videos/gifs in it (using \includemedia[]). The videos were interactive at ...
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AlexG's code for video presentation

I am using the code presented by AlexG to present videos in slides prepared with beamer. The code can be found here: Media9 is becoming obsolete Dec 2020. Any alternatives for embedding video/audio in ...
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How to configure Adobe Reader DC to open full-screen?

I have TeXnicCenter 2.0 configured to use Adobe Acrobat Reader DC but Adobe opens the PDF file with magnification of 56.9% and also includes bookmark tabs on the left side and another Adobe tab on the ...
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Images open perfectly fine while opening online but when they are opened with Adobe Acrobat reader the borders are missing or of different thicknesses

I am in a strange situation, I have just completed the report and downloaded but when I open it with Adobe Acrobat reader some random image borders disappear. although everything seems good when I ...
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Is there any way to convert LATEX characters into an after effects text?

Im doing a project in which I want to display mathematical expressions and equations in my video but after effects doesnt seem to have any tools that allow me to put latex into after effects. For ...
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Is it possible to check whether Adobe Acrobat is used to open the pdf or not?

The question is in the title itself. I want to add some layered structure in my pdf which are shown properly only in Adobe Acrobat (and Foxit partially). Is it possible to show the layered structure ...
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How do I make it so that pdf outputs open in a maximized screen?

I'm using a recent version of MikTeX and my pdf outputs open in a window not maximized. This is quite annoying. How can I make it so that they open in Adobe reader in a maximized window? Please note ...
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Tabular and lines displaying problem with Adobe

Considering the following code (MWE) : \documentclass{article} \usepackage[table]{xcolor}% http://ctan.org/pkg/xcolor \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{|l|c|r|} \hline Some & \cellcolor{blue!...
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Type color and stroke weight with fourier package

I'm trying to reproduce the layout of a certain book for a personal project. By now, I'm convinced that the body text of the book was created with the fourier package. I can recreate it exactly with ...
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Searching in pdf file

I'm not 100% sure whether this is a question for this site, but as the base of the code it tex I'll post it here. I have a simple file: \documentclass{book} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{...
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Form: How to change the font into TextFields globally

I would like to have typewriter-font into my pdf-form. So I find out the mechanism \TextField[width=5cm, name=NAME,value=Font manually changed, format = { var f = this.getField('NAME'); f.textFont = '...
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\href links are broken with Adobe Reader

I encountered a problem lately that I can't find a reason for. I wrote a command "infopage" which is placed in my .cls-File and does look like the following: \newcommand{\infopage}[2]{% \...
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Adobe Reader always asks for saving when using eforms and hyperref packages

I am creating a series of laboratory exercises for my University. Thus, I created a .cls file that includes every package and applies any format I need. Among the included packages is the eforms ...
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Problem listening to a WAV file embedded into a beamer presentation using Adobe Reader [closed]

I have embedded a .wav file to a beamer presentation using \sound command. The wav file is sampled at 22050 Hz and has 16 bits/sample. \sound[autostart, inlinesound, samplingrate=22050, bitspersample=...
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Error "I can't write on file `filename.pdf'. \begin{document}"

I'm almost done writing my thesis but all of a sudden MiKTeX 2.9 is not able to compile the document anymore (I hadn't use it for a few weeks, and it worked completely fine then). I am using PdfLaTeX ...
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Adobe unable to display images in pdf from texshop

I'm quite frustrated trying to submit a paper for review. I am getting an error message from Adobe Acrobat Reader DC (Software says it's up to date). I am on a Mac 10.15.2 I am using Texshop 4.44 ...
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Tikz & Adobe Reader Rendering Problem

I generated a surface plot with Tikz and get some weird rendering when opening the document with Adobe Reader DC Version 2019.021.20058. Opening the document with Sumatra PDF works fine and the ...
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Adobe Typekit Fonts

Adobe Typekit fonts install themselves in application fontlists (Word, InDesign etc.) but do not install in the Mac Fontbook. They are rented so this is their way of enforcing licence terms. Since ...
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Isn't LaTeX a complete software for producing books?

Many PDF of math books that I have, I am sure (99%) that they has been typesetted using (Pdf)LaTeX. But when I check their properties in PDF reader, the PDF producer name isn't (Pdf)LaTeX surprisingly ...
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How to make a pop up notice in adobe acrobat using LaTeX?

How to make a pop up notice in adobe acrobat using LaTeX? e.g. How can I simulate the left below corner pop up that shows page size by mouse hover.
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What is the following tooltip when I hover on it?

Here is an screenshot from J. M. Lee book (Riemannian manifolds 2018) (page 15): (I think) It has been defined by \font\ursymbol=psyr at 12pt \def\urpartial{\mbox{\ursymbol\char"B6}} But when I ...
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Detect and act on tampering/re-printing of PDF

Is there a way to make a LaTeX-produced PDF file appear wildly different if someone has modified it (i.e. by opening it in a PDF reader application, and using the "Print to PDF" feature)? In short, I ...
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Connect .swf with media9

I found out that it is possible to call external javascript in an browser with my interactive .swf document using the ExternalInterface provided by Adobe. That means, that with e. g. button clicks I ...
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Set minimum Adobe Reader version for PDF file in meta data

How to set a minimum version of the Adobe Reader to open a PDF file? There is a property like this: The highlighted texts says: "Can be opened with: All Acrobat-Versions" So how to change this in ...
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How do I open PDF in Adobe Reader DC without locking the file from being updated by pdflatex?

I don't know if this is possible on Adobe Reader DC on Windows, but asking in case someone has managed to do it. When I am working on a large document in LaTeX (I use TexStudio) I sometimes like to ...
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extra line at the ends of equal in tikzcd and confuse about font size of label of phantom arrow

When I choose the equal as the style of arrow, I find that there two very light extra line at the two ends of equal symbols. Maybe it depends on the PDF reader. I can find the extra lines when I use ...