Questions tagged [embedding]

about embedding other files such as source code or fonts into output documents, possibly using the PDF attachments feature.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
2 votes
0 answers
64 views

How to embed all fonts in PDF?

I am writing my thesis on LaTeX using TeXstudio and Texlive on PC with Windows 10. I am using BT Charter, and for some reason I cannot get the font to embed to the .pdf file, and when I share the file ...
user avatar
  • 47
0 votes
1 answer
62 views

Embedding python with f-strings [closed]

I am using python to create a random problem every time I compile the file input{|python3 0.py} Its content is something like import random a = random.randint(1,9) b = random.choice(["a",&...
user avatar
  • 213
3 votes
1 answer
56 views

Is it possible to open an embedded file on a specific page?

is it possible to create a hyperlink so that it opens a PDF document attached to a specific page? I have discover that the navigator package allowed it via the following syntax: \openfilelink{file ...
user avatar
  • 303
1 vote
1 answer
100 views

Add an icon to LaTeX to open an internet link

I have seen this LaTeX document and in my opinion it is quite fancy. It is a "normal" document, but if I press the red icon, a YouTube link opens. Does any body hava an idea how this might ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
37 views

Embed a SVG file in a tex source file

I would like to generate latex documents containing SVG pictures with a specific document generator. For specific reasons, I would like to embed these pictures directly inside the latex source file to ...
user avatar
  • 621
1 vote
0 answers
306 views

How to Insert Playable Videos into Beamer

I'm fairly new to LaTex and have to construct a beamer presentation. As part of my presentation, I want to include three videos side by side. To try to figure out how to do this, I have been scouring ...
user avatar
  • 111
2 votes
0 answers
458 views

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 ...
user avatar
  • 21
1 vote
1 answer
60 views

media9 cross section add section caps by default in view file

I would like to know how to enable the 'add section caps' feature by default in a predefined view of a 3D object in PDF using the media9 package. Right now the part is hollow after making a ...
user avatar
  • 116
1 vote
0 answers
58 views

Embed Arial font in a PDF/A-friendly way

Due to external requirements, I have to use Arial and Arial Bold in certain parts of my LaTeX document. At the same time, the document has to meet the PDF/A-2 standard. I have tried several ways to ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
45 views

How to dynamically include Altmetric donut into resumee

The question has been already done here Embed Altimetric (or Researcher ID) badges in TeX, but did not found definitive answer. Suppose I want to embed dynamically refreshing Altmetric donuts for my ...
user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
145 views

Beamer Presentation, embedding mp4 file

Sorry for posting this, but I got 1 day left and literally the only thing I have to do is fix a video, so I can play it through PDF. I'm kinda panicking right now, so I will go straight to the problem:...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
177 views

Embedded fonts using texniccenter

I have to submit a pdf generated with LaTeX, and one requirement is that the fonts are embedded. The instructions I got are "At the terminal/command prompt, issue the command pdflatex filename....
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
67 views

How to embed greek text in the pdf using Textstudio

I have generated a pdf that includes some greek text. When I open the compiled pdf and I copy the greek sentence and then past it somewhere e.g. in a txt file, I get weird results. Example: I get: H ...
user avatar
  • 145
1 vote
1 answer
64 views

Embed full fonts into dvipdfmx's output

It happened to others on this forum, now it happens to me: the printing company (which I have not chosen) sent me the following message: The interior file cannot be manufactured due to unlicensed/...
user avatar
  • 1,770
3 votes
1 answer
127 views

How to make sure that the PDF file has NO unembedded font?

I know that one can easily see which fonts are embedded in a PDF. However, the conference I am submitting to requires that ALL of the fonts should be embedded. Acrobat DC shows me the fonts that are ...
user avatar
  • 633
4 votes
1 answer
476 views

Adobe Reader cannot extract embedded font New Computer Modern

When I create a PDF using the newcomputermodern font and try to open it in Adobe Acrobat Reader DC, I get following error message, and some characters will not be displayed: Cannot extract embedded ...
user avatar
  • 2,999
1 vote
0 answers
294 views

Adobe Acrobat cannot extract embedded font FiraMath

When I create a pdf using Fira Math Regular as the math font I get the error Cannot extract embedded font 'SBTYLT+FiraMathRegular'. Some characters may not display or print correctly In my example ...
user avatar
  • 11
0 votes
0 answers
113 views

Fitting table to column generated from external file (.eps)

I want to know how to fit table column to page from external file with "EPS" format. I'm writing manuscript for Science of the Total Environment which uses two column elsarticle format. In ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
57 views

References in names and descriptions of embedded files with navigator

I want to attach several files to a document and name them according to the Figure, Table etc. they belong to. I use the navigator package to do this, but I am unable to get it to work properly. What ...
user avatar
  • 11
1 vote
1 answer
192 views

How can we expand a background to fill the entire page?

INTRODUCTION I am trying to fill the background of a LaTeX document with an imported background image. The background image is in .png format. Thus far, my code rotates the image, which I do not want. ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
28 views

Is it possible to embed one (or more) translations into a .PDF that is interactively accessible?

Specifically for my Curriculum Vitae I find myself regularly creating it twice: Once in my native language, and a second time in English. I therefore have two .PDFs with the exact same layout, just ...
user avatar
7 votes
3 answers
676 views

female, male symbols no vector font with wasysym

I need the \female and \male symbols in my document. However, by using the code below I only get pixel symbols in the pdf. Looking at the font in Acrobat Reader it says font F30 type 3 not embedded. I'...
user avatar
  • 2,263
1 vote
0 answers
103 views

Compilation error embedding figures by media4svg in beamer

I am experimenting with the new promising package media4svg which supposedly allows me to embed videos in a beamer presentation almost effortlessly, and then play the presentation in a common modern ...
user avatar
  • 279
1 vote
1 answer
106 views

LaTeX, use czech characters inside of commands

is there any way to use czech characters (ě, š, č, ř, ž, ý, á, í, é etc.) inside of commands? I am currently trying to use the attachfile package to embed another file in my main file. I tried using ...
user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
552 views

Embedding videos in Beamer presentation under Linux (Fedora 30)

This is a common question but frankly, there seems not to be an easy successful way to do it. All the resources that I found do not work. Including, I cannot reproduce videos in PDF files by Okular on ...
user avatar
  • 279
2 votes
0 answers
257 views

Start, pause, resume and replay an embedded video

I experiment with an example from https://www.overleaf.com/latex/examples/using-media9-to-include-videos-files/yvdwwvpknjkk to embed a video using the media9 package: \documentclass{article} \...
user avatar
  • 6,863
1 vote
1 answer
478 views

Issue with looping videos in beamer presentation using media9 package

I've stumbled across an issue when trying to embed a video in my beamer presentation using the media9 package. Strangely, it embeds it correctly and displays it properly for the first iteration. ...
user avatar
2 votes
0 answers
71 views

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 ...
user avatar
  • 235
0 votes
0 answers
82 views

pdfx + embedall

I quite like the idea of two things: PDF/A complience embedding TeX source in the PDF Hence I'm trying to do this MWE \documentclass{article} \RequirePackage[a-3u,pdf17]{pdfx} % todo: update ...
user avatar
  • 843
3 votes
1 answer
101 views

Change the Courier default font in pst-barcode (or make it embed)

When I use \pstbarcode command from pst-barcode package, it print a barcode using Helvetica and Courier as fonts, but this fonts are they are not free are not included in the PDF. As you can see, ...
user avatar
  • 2,080
1 vote
2 answers
865 views

How to include a set of four subplots (2x2) as one subplot of another set of (2x2) subplots using groupplots?

What I am looking for is something like this: and I have tried the next MWE: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepgfplotslibrary{groupplots} \begin{...
user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
31 views

off-center PDF page in XeTeX using pdfpages package [duplicate]

I am trying to include a page of another pdf (in another folder) into a TeX file as it compiles. The other document has spaces in the title as well as in the path. \documentclass[12pt]{article} \...
user avatar
  • 404
1 vote
0 answers
247 views

LaTeX changes font converting eps to pdf

I have the following figure made with Dia, a .eps file: When I include it in my .tex file... \begin{figure}[t] \centering \includegraphics[scale=.8]{fig/complex.eps} \caption{......} ...
user avatar
  • 419
2 votes
2 answers
147 views

Patch `\includegraphics` to call `\embedfile`

I want to make a package that automatically attaches all essential*) source files to the ouput PDF. I started with the embedfile, filehook and currfile packages and put \embedfile\currfilename \...
user avatar
  • 484
2 votes
2 answers
875 views

How can I verify that the fonts are all embedded in my LuaLatex document?

I am working with a manufacturer who is typically used to getting pdfs from more traditional Adobe tools, read: not LuaLatex. They are telling me to "make sure" that my fonts are embedded in the .pdf ...
user avatar
1 vote
2 answers
289 views

Cannot open an embedded pdf

I am using TexStudio in Fedora 29. This piece of code seemed to compile correctly but the embedded pdf does not open if I click on the hyperlink... \documentclass{article} \usepackage{embedfile} \...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
994 views

Puzzled about embedding sound in a beamer slide

I am puzzled with how to embed a sound file in a beamer slide. For instance I try: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{multimedia} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \sound[autostart]{sound poster text}{...
user avatar
  • 1,059
1 vote
1 answer
3k views

beamer : embedded video (.avi) in presentation

It's the first time that I'm using beamer to prepare my defense presentation. This is the beamer template that I'm using : template (pdflatex version). In fact, I need to include several videos (.avi) ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
120 views

Make icon fonts in PDF searchable by name

Nowadays, icon fonts are quite popular on the web. There have been latex bindings to these icon fonts through packages such as academicons, fontawesome5 and fontmfizz. This brings in new ...
user avatar
2 votes
2 answers
148 views

Problem with package gmp: \sqrt in label

It is quite weird that the gmp package cannot corporate with \sqrt in label. The MME on overleaf: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[shellescape,latex]{gmp}%nowrite \usempxclass{amsart} \...
user avatar
  • 1,543
1 vote
2 answers
224 views

Enumeration embedded in an enumeration in a special way

I am trying to embed an enumerate environment into another one. Everything is fine if I do add not the content between [] after the second begin{enumerate}. If I do add that, there is a problem: I get ...
user avatar
5 votes
2 answers
383 views

how to embed plain text data into a pdf with latex

Is there a way to embed data (e.g. CSV data) into a PDF. I want to have a table with numeric data and the reader should be able to get the data directly, without need to copy & paste from the pdf (...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
87 views

How can I check the font of a expression generated by LaTex formula is embedded?

I'm using LaTex formula in inkscape. I drew a figure using LaTex formula and exported to PDF. Then, I opened the PDF and checked Files -> Property -> Font. However, nothing was written there. How ...
user avatar
3 votes
0 answers
307 views

Reproduce the GBE journal latex template

I have been trying to run the latex template of the GBE journal without success. I am not sure if their template is really complicated or I am just missing something. I am using sharelatex and I ...
user avatar
17 votes
1 answer
841 views

Embed non-PDF files (e.g., BibTex) into PDF with hyperlink in the PDF

This question led to a new package: intopdf Aim I want to achieve following: Embed paper.bib into PDF paper.bib should be opened with the OS tool associated with mimetype application/x-bibtex ...
user avatar
  • 2,802
0 votes
2 answers
2k views

How to attach AND HIDE a file in a PDF using Latex?

Embedding a file is fairly easy using LaTeX (see, for example: Embed link to an embedded file). Hiding an embedded file is also possible and fairly easy to do outside LaTeX (see, for example: https://...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
592 views

How to embed an external PDF file into my document?

I wish make a clickable text which redirects to an external pdf file. By using the hyperref package the link works only in the case the .tex file position is unchanged, so i would like to obtain the ...
user avatar
  • 149
0 votes
0 answers
49 views

Embedd the documentclass {article} in another Latex environment via .tex .dvi .ps

I'm asked to embedd a Latex document into another one. The documentclass is an article. To me it was given the information to use latex instead of pdflatex to compile, after that it's a "threestep" [...
user avatar
  • 93
1 vote
0 answers
349 views

Problem with using \epstopdfsetup command

I am trying to convert eps figure (generated by Matlab) to PDF. The goal is to attach the figure to a conference paper for publication. As many others have pointed out, Matlab generate eps files with ...
user avatar
  • 639
1 vote
0 answers
723 views

Beamer embedded video+adobe reader XI

I struggle on a video embedding problem using beamer and I can't seem to find any reasonable explanation to my issues. I am doing a beamer presentation that includes a video, here's my MWE : \...
user avatar