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Recover macros from previous MacTeX distribution

I recently upgraded my MacTex distribution from 2019 to 2020. I had lots of predefined macros created with the Macro Editor in TexShop that I can now no longer access. Does anyone know where Macro ...
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Output *.pdf file to a different directory using latexmk

I'm using latexmk in Visual Studio Code and I'd like to output the .pdf file to the current directory (same directory as the .tex file), while outputting all auxiliary files to a different directory. ...
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Using Inkscape-generated figures in LaTeX document: How to make process more efficient?

I use LaTeX to type up lecture notes for math and physics, and I use Inkscape whenever I need to generate graphics for them. I want to find a faster method for doing this. Currently, I do the ...
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Automatically extracting files from archive before compilation

I've got a LaTeX project in a Git repository which is being worked on using both TeX Live (Linux) and MiKTeX (Windows). The project has a very large number of \includegraphics[...]{...} statements for ...
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Cannot find local directories in the Tex Live directory structure

I am dealing with a vanilla installation of Tex Live 2016 and with a Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. For the installation I lauched a sudo install-tl along the lines of the instructions on www.tug.org. On the whole ...
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Installing .cls files in TeXLive without using the command window

I need to let my TeXLive for Mac distribution see a .cls file inside the following directory (only last part of the path reported): \local\tex\latex\myclass I know there are many answers to this ...
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Package grffile not working with graphicspath and filename containing spaces

If the image is in the document's directory this works: \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{grffile} \begin{document} \input{"image name with spaces"} \end{document} If the image is in a sub ...
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Texstudio bibliography - separate directory?

I am writing to you as I did not find a solution or answer to this question, either on this site or others. Specifically, I am having troubles when using a separate directory for the biblio on ...
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\input files shared among collaborators and located in different folders

I am working on a collaborative project and we use Dropbox to store our shared files. I would like to \input a table made in tex (called table.tex) to a tex document but table.tex has a different file ...
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\input files with graphics in directories

I have a directory structure consisting of a a Main folder in which there are subfolders Chapter1, Chapter2, ... Each of these subfolders contains a tex file and a number of image files that are to be ...
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Subfile with input - subfile directory auto added path?

I have a LaTeX project that will compile on my computer with MiKTeX, but not on my colleagues with TeX Live. The issue is that when I input the subfile, it appears that my computer adds the subfile's ...
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Compiling process with chapterbib and subdirectories

Let's consider the following directory structure: . ├── contents │   ├── backmatter │   │   ├── appendix.bib │   │   └── appendix.tex │   ├── frontmatter │   │   ├── preface.bib │   │   └── preface....
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Execute/Run Visual Basic Script in relative folder with `\write18` during compilation

To run a visual basic script named readCSV.vbs in/before/during latex compilation, I have the following MWE: \documentclass{article} % line3: %\immediate\write18{readCSV.vbs} %Works If you put it ...
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Referring to Directory on Google Drive (on different machines)

I've not been able to find a good solution for this problem. I use google drive which syncs on my home and work computers. At work, we use "Google Drive Stream" and at home I use "Backup and Sync". ...
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Multiple project in one repository and automatic build on jenkins for LateX

I'm a beginner in LaTeX. For my company, I must prepare some documents and reports that will be built on Jenkins. I have one repository. How to manage different styles and config files in one folder ...
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Importing “minted”s from a subdirectory to another subdirectory

My hierarchy goes like this: Main Folder SubFolderForCode(1) doc.tex code.py SubFolderForCode(2) doc.tex code.py SubFolderForDoc doc.tex I want to ...
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Is there a way check for graphics only in the \graphicspath folder?

I used the \graphicspath command to tell my LaTeX document where the various pictures are located. However, I noticed that LaTeX first checks the directory where the TeX file is located and only ...
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How to avoid name conflicts (different directories) using the `import` package

I want to provide some structure for my thesis source files. I decided to use nested directories. Every directory contains main.tex index file to be imported by a file in the parent directory. From ...
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Latex paths (Aurora)

The program aurora asks for these, I am not sure I have them installed at all. What am I to do?