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Questions tagged [anki]

Anki is a spaced repetition flashcard program. The cards are presented using HTML and may include, among other types, LaTeX code, which is compiled and converted to an image. This tag is intended for all questions regarding the use of LaTeX within Anki.

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How to use LaTeX in Anki. I use Windows and Tex Live 2018

As I found on Apple.Stackexchange , I downloaded anki add-on. I am Windows user so couldn't do 'which latex' as the step of that page says. Anki still didn't work and it says latex 실행 중 오류 발생. ...
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How do you get Anki 2.1 to work with XeTeX (+ Edit latex build process)?

Unfortunately I don't have enough reputation to comment on other questions asking the exact same thing but I wanted to repost the question because none of the other answers seemed to be helping me. ...
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How do you change the font and font color in LaTeX (Anki)?

I should preface this by saying I've had little to no exposure to LaTeX or Python until the past 24 hours where I've been trying madly trying to figure out what command, function, etc. means what! I'...
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How to use LaTeX in Anki on Windows with MiKTeX?

I installed MikTeX, updated everything, downloaded the passivetex package, ran everything as admin, checked the depositories and everything, and yet I cannot get LaTeX to work with Anki. Here is the ...
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Strange problem with diagrams: can't convert correctly

I have an odd problem - not really with the diagrams package, but it starts there, in a sense - can anybody spot what I am doing wrong? Or what I should do to get around it? This is what I am trying ...
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Anki: Displayed size does not match specified size

In Anki, the sizes I specify in LaTeX encoding do not match those that are displayed. MWE: Leaving the header and footer at the Anki default of \documentclass[12pt]{article} \special{papersize=...
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Formatting fractions

I am using Anki (with LaTeX support), and have made a few fractions. However, the following doesn't work: [$] \sin^2 \theta_m = \frac{{(n^{\omega }_o)}^{-2} - {(n^{2\omega }_o)}^{-2}} {{(n^{2\...
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Anki - error with executing Latex equations

So I have installed Anki and want to show latex equations in it. Downloaded Miktex and ensured that new packages will be installed on the fly. When I run an ANKI with an equation the following error ...
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How to Import Images into Anki with LaTeX?

For several days, I try to find an answer to my question, but without success. In another question, it helped me to use "\ tikz" in Anki. Thank @gernot elsewhere. I would like to include an image ...
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Which code will work with “\documentclass[varwidth]{standalone}”, and which not?

When converting tex code to png images for tools that support TeX (like Anki), some recipes on the net recommend to use the standalone class because of its trimming capabilities. Using just standalone ...
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Convert LaTeX (Tikz) Anki Note to .png Error

Good morning. I try to apply advice given on this page to be able to include drawings in Latex with Anki. But, for a reason of which I am unaware, Anki does not want to convert files.tex into.png. ...
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Strange behavior after installing BasicTex

I'm using MacTex on OS X 10.11. I recently installed BasicTex in an attempt to get Anki to be able to use Latex for math notation, which worked. However, when I try to use Latex normally, it breaks ...
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How to get Anki working with TikZ-based packages?

Since I have been struggling with this for some time and the issue is nowhere to be found on the Web, I thought to ease up some people's lives by posting this question here. Assumption: Basic LaTeX ...
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Undefined control sequence \pgfsyspdfmark converting Standalone TikZ with pdflatex

My ultimate goal is to get chemfig working with AnkiSRS. It only accepts .png as latex output, so I need to compile with pdflatex and then convert the file from within the latex environment. I am ...
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When a term has letters as subscripts they looked squished. How can I improve the appearance?

When I have a term that has letters as subscripts, the letters look squished and frankly, are hard to read in some cases. Is there some easy tweak I can do that will improve the readability of the ...
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DVIPNG on MikTex

I know a similar question has been asked before for something want to get DVIPNG for their Iguanatex but it appears the question was never answered. https://tex.stackexchange.com/questions/177032/...
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strikeout Cyrillic text with latex

I am trying to use the soul package to strike out Cyrillic letters. Instead of the letters being stroked out weird characters are shown. \documentclass[12pt]{article} \special{papersize=3in,5in} \...
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Anki latex spacing

I am using Anki with the following header: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \special{papersize=3in,5in} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb,mathrsfs,graphicx,overpic,color,verbatim,...
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Python error while generating code snippets with minted and Pygments in Anki

On the command line everything works fine but in in Anki I get a python error. My computer: MacBook Air (13-inch, Mid 2012) Processor 2 GHz Intel Core i7 Memory 8 GB 1600 MHz DDR3 My operating ...
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Trying to get LaTeX work with Anki

I'm trying to get LaTeX working on Anki. I am the only admin on my system but when I try and run the terminal command "tlmgr update --self && tlmgr install dvipng" I get an error saying I ...
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Creating an .sty file that is equivalent to \input{file}?

I'm trying to get the flashcard program Anki to accept my LaTeX shortcuts that I always include in the preamble through \input{...}. It seems like the software has now forbidden this practice as you ...
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Where do I define custom glyphs? [closed]

I want to just add a few symbols, but am having a very hard time finding out where to do it. Specifically, I am wanting to integrate these commands: \def\angle#1{\leavevmode\hbox{\vtop{\vbox{\hrule\...
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Where would one find LaTeX flashcards?

I've always been of the mind that, if I'm to take a language seriously, I need to memorize a certain amount of terms. With that in mind, I'm planning on creating a flashcard deck with Anki and/or ...
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What preamble does math.stackexchange.com use?

I am trying to use Anki to create calculus flash cards. I use the input box on the math.stackexchange.com site since it is the easiest LaTex editor I know of to use for math equations. However, I ...
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Anki - LaTeX, Math Font Size, & DeclareMathSizes

I use the Anki flashcard program and render math equations using LaTeX within the program. The problem is that the font sizes are generally too big, unless the equation is really long, in which case ...
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Inline Tex Math expressions positioning in Anki [closed]

I'm not exactly familiar with how Anki processes the inline math expressions, but the developer advised me to ask this question on a Tex discussion platform: The problem is that the rendered formulas ...
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How can I correct spacing issues?

When using the following code I get unsightly spaces (following the opening parentheses, after the = and between the x' and y'): [$](\quad \overline{x+y})=\quad \overline{x}\quad \overline{y}[/$] ...
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How can I overscore a character?

I am using Anki to create flash cards for Boolean identities. I prefer to use an overscore as opposed to a prime for negated variables. Can this be accomplished with LaTeX? EDIT: The header and ...