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Questions tagged [metadata]

about structured information about any document or image or data.

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Populate information from a csv file into a LaTeX document (specifically into the fields/arguments of commands therein)

I have some personal information stored in a plain CSV file personal_info.csv in the following format: personal_info.csv 83 Fancy Avenue,Nowheresville,Gotham City 24061 123 456 7890 someone@xyz.com ...
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hyperref’s pdfusetitle option fails with authblk

I would like to use the functionalities provided by the package authblk and get automatically the right author metadata in my PDF. Normally, the pdfusetitle option of hyperref sets the right title and ...
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Change PDF timestamp in ConTeXt

Inspired by the corresponding question for pdftex, I want to set the pdf timestamp in the metadata in ConTeXt. What didn't work so far: % Set the luatex variables, applies only to \date \ctxlua{ pt=...
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hyperref option pdfusetitle with thanks

What is the cleanest way to set the title in the document and in the PDF metadata (while not repeating myself) when also using \thanks? This solution produces an incorrect Title metadata, that ...
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proper format for pdfauthor in case of two authors [closed]

Assuming a paper has two authors: John Smith and Sally Sixpack, what's the "right" (i.e., most useful) way to put them into the pdfauthor option of hyperref? Choices: pdfauthor={John Smith and Sally ...
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Heatmaps, matrix plots, imagesc and data structure

If one has a matrix, say: 16 2 3 13 5 11 10 8 9 7 6 12 4 14 15 1 This is possibly stored in a .dat file as shown above, and possible to have thousands of ...
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Missing Author and Keywords in PDF Metadata when creating PDF/A using pdfx

I'm trying to generate a PDF/A using pdflatex and pdfx and want the PDF meta data populated with the values I specify in the .xmpdata file. My problem is, that the author and keyword information is ...
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Embedded curly brackets inside PGFplotstable

I have a little problem with the right curly bracket }. I need to use it inside {} for a meta-expression in a table. I want to use tha data as coefficient: Q_{10}. So, I write in the first term: { $Q_{...
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Show document title instead of file name in PDF-Reader

Today I opened a PDF document with Acrobat Reader DC and noticed that it showed the document title (not the filename) in the tab and title bar (which I like). Apparently, it is a property of the PDF ...
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Preserving text-chunk when inserting PNG

PNG image format has the useful capability of allowing generic text-chunks in the image. Like other classical metadata (exif) it would be great that they could be preserved after being inserted in a ...
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How to strip a string of all formatting

I'm using XeLaTeX with Polyglossia. I have a string like this Three \emph{blind} Mice, Émile. saved in a macro, thus: \gdef\foobar{Three \emph{blind} Mice, Émile.} and I want to send the text in ...
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Markers in document for custom TOC

What I would like to do is place markers with custom keys into my document to generate a TOC from. I imagine this to look something like the following: \Section{A} Lorem impsum \marker{foo} Neque ...
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Turkish character problem when using pdfinfo,trying to get title with pdfrw module of python

I am basically trying to add metadata, especially title to pdf by using pdfinfo as follows: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \title{Türkçe Karakter İçeren Başlık} \author{Abdullah ...
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ArXiv how it detects TeX generated pdfs even if metadata changed [closed]

ArXiv only compiles pdflatex for now. I have a paper that requires XeTeX. Whenever i upload it to ArXiv it shows that i should upload the sources because it detects that it is TeX generated. Any ...
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Is it possible to compile a document but only output the document structure?

When writing and conceptualising large projects (with numerous chapters, sections, subsections... and other type of meta information like references, tables, figures, keywords...), it is sometimes ...
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dc:date pdfdate not correct using moderncv and hyperxmp

I've been trying to change the dc:date metadata of a moderncv .pdf file without success. Doesn't work with lualatex nor pdflatex. The resulting PDF always has the real creation date as dc:date. \...
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Add bibtex to a file in Mendeley

I am using Mendeley. I have a folder with pdf article files and Mendeley uses their metadata to extract citation information (Authors, name, journal title,...). However, it usually makes mistakes and ...
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Separate Metadata for Parts of pdf

I've scoured the Interwebs without success. I know that basic metadata can be added to the pdf catalog using various packages, and have used pdfx especially for this. I have no difficulty putting ...
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Can the pdfx package use the document title and author?

The pdfx package documentation recommends to use a file \jobname.xmpdata to supply PDF metadata. This can be handled by using the filecontents environment. However, that makes macros useless, making ...
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Changing metadata title of moderncv

When using the moderncv document class, the standard metadata title of the PDF is <author name> -- <text of \title{}>. However, I'm not using the \title{} entry, so the metadata title ...
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How to get meta-information (TeXLive-Version, Compiler, -version) inserted in the file?

Similar to Colophon in LuaTex I would like to get the information of the TeX Live-version, the compiler I used (LuaLaTeX) and its version into a colophon. Additionally the fonts used in the file and ...
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How to help citation managers understand my document's metadata?

When I am importing my PDF to Mendeley, it doesn't correctly recognise the title, author etc of my document. I suspect that it just uses criteria like the size of the font to understand what the title ...
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pdfx - PDF/X-1a Standard - metadata .xmpdata not showing in PDF

I'm trying to create a PDF/X-1a compliant PDF, using pdfx and the [jobname].xmpdata external file. Not ever going to buy Adobe products as they require a prohibitive subscription fee. For some reason ...
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Hyperref pdftitle manages line breaks in a strange way

I use XeLaTeX with fontspec, polyglossia, biblatex and hyperref packages (etc.) to typeset my documents as \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} . The hyperref package is just awesome, however, I have ...
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How to insert a header in the IEEE Conference template?

I have to include a header over my title like: 2016 IEEE 24th International Requirements Engineering Conference I have got the IEEEtran V1.8 but can't figure out which usepackages I have to install ...
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Referring to Title of Document in Hypersetup [duplicate]

I started a document like this to avoid having to write the title and author twice: \title{The Document's Title} \author{My Name} \hypersetup{ colorlinks, citecolor=black, filecolor=...
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How to use \char inside \pdfinfo?

First of all, I would like to avoid hyperref package. I'm using \AtEndDocument{ \pdfinfo{ /Title (here (\the\year)) /Creator (foo) % /Producer (pdfTeX 1.40.0) /...
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displaying image metadata in Tex or LaTex [duplicate]

Hi I've been struggling with a Floss solution to showing keywords or descriptions of an image as a caption beneath it. My particular use case is that I have a folder of hundreds of images, I use on ...
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Can I suppress Date Created metadata field in output of pdflatex?

The goal is to have version control correctly match revision of output pdf with revision of the source files. For example when I rebuild a document based on, say, the tip revision the resulting PDF ...
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pdf meta data and title bar of pdf viewer

A convenient way to include a picture in the title page of a beamer document is to use \includegraphics inside the title environment. The drawback is that the filename of the document that shows up in ...
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Diagram: I wanna change the color of a cell depending on the value from coordinate point

Hello I am from Germany sorry for my English. Here is my Question: I want to create a diagram. I have a table with certain points. Every point has a specific value. Only one point can be in a cell. ...
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Optimize TeX produced PDF for Search [duplicate]

What are some tips for LaTeX that produce search-engine friendly PDF files? For instance, if one does nothing, the default header title of the PDF file is "My Title" when uploaded to the web, which ...
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Why does a new page disrupt \hypersetup, and is there a workaround?

There is some strange behavior with new pages (thanks to David Carlisle for noting that it is is not only \clearpage) in that disrupts the ability to \hypersetup later in the document. I generate my ...
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Was anything in Satoshi Nakamoto's original Bitcoin paper compiled in LaTeX? [closed]

The complete paper This question is about Satoshi Nakamoto's original Bitcoin paper, which can be found at: https://bitcoin.org/bitcoin.pdf, [live]; or identical (also 184,292 bytes) e.g. https://...
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How do I use titling with hyperref and unicode?

I want to use the titling package to access title and author with \thetitle and \theauthor, which I want to include in the PDF metadata with hyperref. But both title and author can contain umlauts ...
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How to achieve equal colors for a marker's filling and edge?

Consider the following example from the pgfplots manual p. 164: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfplots} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \begin{axis}[tiny] \addplot+[...
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PDF metadata when using XeLaTeX

I have following document that sets up PDF metadata using \hypersetup: \documentclass[11pt]{book} \usepackage{hyperref} \hypersetup{pdfproducer={My producer},% pdfauthor={My author},% ...
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Embed nicely formatted \listfiles into document

I am preparing a document for my university and need to insert a list of used packages and their corresponding versions/dates in the appendix of the document. One possibility is to just copy the ...
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pass parameters to pdf metadata in hyperref

I'm trying to pass data to metadata setup of the .pdf file with this code but its brings me an error, when passing the data \def\author#1{\gdef\insertauthor{#1}\gdef\@author{#1}} \def\title#1{\gdef\...
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Setting pdfinfo fields from a class file

In a class file, I have set (to automatically set PDF information fields): \hypersetup{pdfinfo={Title={\@doctitle}, Author={\@docauthor}, Subject={\@docsubject}, Producer={LaTeX}, Version={\@...
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Unicode in PDF Metadata

There are several ways of setting PDF meta data when compiling LaTeX documents. The two most popular ways are arguably via pdfinfo, \pdfinfo{ /Author (Erwin Schrödinger) } and hyperref, \...
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Duplicate values when writing value near coordinate

I am using this code, taken from my question here. The problem arises when two x values have the same y value. Then the label I want to write near the coordinate overlaps with the other one. How can I ...
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Write a value near a coordinate in a plot

I want to do it from a file, rather from inside the document like I do it now: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} \pgfplotsset{compat=1.9} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \...
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Automatically generate a metadata from the given title and author. Is this possible?

It won't work when I tried my tags below. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \makeatletter \hypersetup{% pdfauthor={\@author}, pdftitle={\@title}, } \makeatother \begin{document} \title{...
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How to get correct PDF metadata?

I am having trouble getting the PDF metadata to be created. I tried using the code below but the metadata is not created. \documentclass[15pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{url} \...
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Strip environment command in hyperref PDF meta data

When adding PDF meta data using hyperref you can also use certain LaTeX commands which are magically stripped away during the conversion into a PDF string. But this doesn't seem to work with ...
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Adding caption at the bottom border of a page

Per title says, I'm looking for a way to place a small string at the bottom of my slides, preferably next to the slide numbers. I'll be sending someone a rehearsal of a presentation that I'll be ...
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Exporting a tagged PDF

I use LaTeX for typesetting daily document. These include correspondence with patients, certificates etc. Is there any way I can tags (or keywords) for running subsequent searching from inside LaTeX ...
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Problem with title when adding new articles

I'm trying to add several articles in a documentclass{article} in order to create a journal. I have this code in the \metadata (before \begin{document}) to create a big title in the article: % ...
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Table of content including title in metadata

I'm currently creating a journal with several articles using a template. My problem is that I'm not able to include the title of the article in the TOC, just the sections. Let me show you the problem: ...