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draft is a possible class or package option to change the behavior of the class/package.

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Conflict with hyperref's draft option, cleveref's \cref and... \textbf in \caption

The following MCE compiles like a charm. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{cleveref} \hypersetup{draft} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \caption{% foo% % \textbf{...
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How to disable rendering of certain package content (draft mode)

I'm using the tikz-cd package for drawing commutative diagrams. Now I want to disable the rendering of the content produced by this package similar to the behaviour when importing the graphics package ...
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How do the following matrix product

I am interesting about drafting the following in LaTeX. I am not so much expert in this, i am going to attach the code to generate the vector and matrix, and after that I am going to attach my desired ...
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Can I make \includegraphics[draft] ignore the file on disk for speed up? [duplicate]

I am compiling documents with hundreds, potentially thousands of images. \includegraphics[draft]{foo} is still rather slow - it seems to read the images on disk to figure out how big they shall be. ...
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Remove "Draft version" header from first page

I am using aastex631 to create a document. \documentclass[linenumbers,twocolumn]{aastex631} \begin{document} \section{Introduction} \end{document} This header appears in it: How can I remove that ...
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Pass the final/draft option to the document from the command line

I have a document that starts with \documentclass[aps, pra, draft]{revtex4} Once in while I want to change draft for final but without modifying the file. How can I effectively change draft to final ...
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Remove the figures in a draft while keeping the hyperlinks

I want to remove the figures of my document so that it compiles more quickly and compile it as a draft as indicated in this SO question. However what I would like is to remove the figures but while ...
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Images are loaded in draft mode

I'm trying to load draft mode as an option for my class. Overfull lines are highlighted, but unfortunately images are loaded normally (not just as frame). Can someone please tell me why? Class file: \...
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Disable the outlining package in final mode

I am using the outlining package to keep track of what I still need to write in my documents, but I would like it to produce output only in draft mode. The package comes with a disable option, but it ...
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Cannot set draftmode via LoadClass in custom class

I have a custom class that loads article. I can set certain default parameters, but the draft option seems to be ignored. I have the following in my custom class: \NeedsTeXFormat{LaTeX2e} \...
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Draft watermark at the bottom left

How can I make a draft watermark like the one in this document: https://theory.cs.princeton.edu/complexity/book.pdf
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How to print without the circuitikz figures

I want to print a document without the figures. I know it can be done with 'draft' option of documentclass but this does not work for the figures made with circuitikz. Is there a way to accomplish ...
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Showing figure inside figure environment in draft mode

I am writing the supporting information of a paper whose template can be downloaded here Basically, it is in draft mode : \documentclass[draft, grl]{agutexSI2019} But I also add after this: \...
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Configure Latex compiler to continue typesetting using a placeholder for undefined control sequences

I am trying to write a paper while using yet-undefined macros all around. I will define them, but sometime later. I find it distracting to go back to preamble and define them, especially when I ...
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zref: Unstable output when conditionally appending a tikz-drawn page using \ztotpages with \AtVeryEndDocument

I need to append a draft page only if the total number of pages in the main document is odd. The following works well \documentclass{exam} \usepackage{blindtext,tikz,ulem,atveryend,hyperref} \...
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draft mode does not respect \input command

I'm using the elsarticle document class with the draft option enabled. I thought that the draft mode would skip the files imported with the \input{} command as well but it is not the case. I use the \...
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How to generate a pdf outline in draft mode using pdflatex?

I'd like to see the PDF outline (section headers, etc.) despite being in draft mode while using pdflatex. Is there a way to do it?
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Not compiling tikz-cd diagrams for drafts [closed]

It is possible to replace figures with placeholder boxes when compiling a LaTex document by including draft in the documentclass statement as so: \documentclass[12pt,draft]{article} Is there a ...
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Section and Section Summary Preview

I was wondering if there is a package or method to define sections in the format: \section{Title}{My brief content description} Full text... Then using a switch like "Draft, Final, (Layout) " in ...
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Is it possible to pass "draft" option to documentclass with arara?

I have this document: % arara: pdflatex \documentclass[11pt, openright, % draft ]{book} \begin{document} Something \end{document} If I want both the final version and the draft one, I have ...
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how to get rid of draft and blank page in tex

Wrote the following code (keeping it small to highlight the problem) using book class. Facing two issues with this code (same issue seen with both 'texstudio' & 'led' on windows10) : "Draft" is ...
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Remove rulers from draft view

I plan to use this document template for constructing my thesis: http://www.latextemplates.com/template/masters-doctoral-thesis However, when running in draft mode, multiple rulers appear in the ...
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How to set draft option for Inkscape figures?

I read that it is possible to pass a draft option to the graphicx package in order to speed up typesetting. However, I am using Inkscape figures via \begin{figure} \input{myfigure.pdf_tex} \end{...
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Disable Draft mode for single input

I am working on a document with many images. Thus, I set the option \documentclass[draft]{scrbook} to have a fast compiliation process. If I still want to look at a specific image, I use \...
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Is it possible to set the draft mode of a document AFTER \documentclass

I am using a precompiled preamble with the \documentclass inside. However, I sometimes want to change the document to 'draftmode'. Recompile the preamble everytime I am doing this is not so ...
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How do you get a blurred backpage in draft-setting?

In an answer to this question, Tobi posted an image of a few lines of text, and then, blurred and with a slight skip, the lines of the text that appear on the backside of the page, in reverse order: ...
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lipsum bibliography in draft stage -- dummy references

Can someone suggest ways to add random references during the draft stage. The idea is to not get distracted to add references during the initial draft of the manuscript. I am looking for solutions ...
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Duplicated numbers on classicthesis draft rulers

When one uses option draft for classicthesis documents the top and bottom rulers are shown. However, almost in every cas their numbers are duplicated (sometimes that is not the case for first ...
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PassOptionsToPackage and knitr child documents

I am using Knitr and the standalone version of .RNW files where I can compile either a main document or work with and compile child documents individually. Because of other packages, I would like to ...
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How do packages know when document class is in draft mode? [duplicate]

Many (all?) document classes have a draft option. Some packages, such as microtype and hyperref, can detect whether or not the class is in draft mode, and take action accordingly. How do packages ...
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"Process exited with error(s)" when switching from draft- to final-mode

I have the following problem: when I compile my text in the draft-mode everything works fine. After switching to the final-mode the message "process exited with error(s)" apears. However, no obvious ...
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display/print input filename at top of each page in draft mode

I have a large document with many instances of \input{auxiliary_file} for including external content in my main.tex file. I'm now in the rough draft stage of editing, so I'm modifying many of ...
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Can't remove Draft watermark

I'm using overleaf to create a document using the PNAS template and I have a watermark that says Draft in the background and I can't remove it. Please help. \documentclass[9pt,twocolumn,twoside]{pnas-...
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Turn off highlighting (or any package)

I'm using the IEEEtran package to compile a two-column document and I need to submit two copies: one with highlighted sections and one in a 'clean' state. I'm using soul to highlight the sections ...
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What is the correct way to use draft mode with arara?

What is the difference between % arara: pdflatex: { draft : yes } \documentclass{book} and % arara: pdflatex \documentclass[draft]{book} ? Which one is better? And when I need to run a more ...
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LaTeX is saying I'm in draft mode when I'm not

This is driving me insane now. I keep getting the following error code when trying to insert an image. It states that I'm in draft mode, when I'm not. I've tried following previous advice, but this ...
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Issues with grffile passing options to graphicx (draft/final)

I’ve been trying to set draft mode globally on my document, but I still want \includegraphics to work normally, so the graphicx package should receive the final option. I’m also using the grffile ...
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“draft” class/package option with scrlayer-scrpage

According to the KOMA-Script documentation, setting the draft option has the following effect with scrlayer: The command \layercontentsmeasure prints a ruler at each layer edge, of which the top ...
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Vector graphic eps works for documentclass article, not for book

When I use this example from here, I can simply include the given figure.eps with the documentclass \documentclass[10pt]{article} The provided *.eps file is displayed properly. As soon as I change ...
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Turning off and on images in figures 2

I am having troubles with the draft command in the graphic package. \usepackage[draft]{graphicx} My document is large so I don't want just the images to load, but want to keep the rest of the text ...
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Is the draft option supposed to work in the poster class?

I am making a poster, but don't yet have all the images, so wanted to use draft to ignore all the \includegraphics commands for now. However, that does not seem to work.
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break lines with \includegraphics[draft] option

When I am using \includegraphics with the draft option \includegraphics[draft]{long-image-name} the image name is shown instead of the image. Unfortunately it appears on one line without lines ...
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Quick draft mode

Writing a document with quite a few figures (50+) so when it complies, it can take 3-5 minutes. When I want to run it in draft mode, it reduces the compile time to about 5 seconds which is loads ...
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Submitting to arXiv with Springer style

I am submitting my accepted manuscript to arXiv. To me, the whole process is confusing. You can create a dirty PDF in Windows and they accept it, but when your manuscript is created with LaTeX, you ...
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disable pgfplots temporarily [duplicate]

I am working on a LaTeX document that includes lots of pgfplots. I would like to disable them for the time being until I work on the rest of the text so that I can build the document fast. If I ...
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Work on one figure in draft mode for PGFPlots

this is my first post in this forum, so please don't be too harsh if I do any mistake. From the post of the added link in the end of my question I got the information to use \pgfkeys{/pgf/images/...
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Remove images from draft, even the ones defined in a {figure*}

I'm trying to compile a draft of my .tex document, leaving out all the figures. The answer given here, ie: \usepackage{comment} \excludecomment{figure} \let\endfigure\relax works for images included ...
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Draft mode in ConTeXt

Is there the draft mode in ConTeXt (to highlight overfull/underfull boxes and stuff)? If not, how can I re-create its features? I've searched through ConTeXt wiki and all I found is --draft ...
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How to remove the date under the draftmode in AEA document class?

When using the AEA document class in draftmode, there is a date command that appears with the \maketitle. Does anyone know how to eliminate it? When using \date{} as would usually work, the date is ...
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Is there a package for show equation's name references?

I'm writing my thesis so I have too many references to handle. When I print a draft I'd like to have a "verbatim style" name (\label{eq:blabla} or \ref{eq:blabla}) for reference instead a number. ...
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