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Questions tagged [msword]

Microsoft Word (for example importing from it or exporting to it) and relation to TeX, LaTeX, etc.

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MS Word 2016 equation editor: latex mode self-disables [on hold]

Word 2016's equation editor allows direct entry of latex equations. On one of my computers (running Office 2016 Professional), the latex button does not stay pressed. My other computer, running ...
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Port mendeley citations from word to latex by copy paste [closed]

I am looking for a way to make Mendely citations return the citation key (idealy even with a /cite{} wrapped around it as well). Instead of a number like [1] i would like to have \cite{AutorYear} as ...
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.tex to word document. Open PDF with Word

I've found some suggestions of people turning there .tex files into word files by opening the output .tex with word and getting fairly good results. For me that's not working. The output word file ...
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Trying to convert Latex to word using latex2rtf

I'm trying to convert a .tex file into a word file using latex2rtf. In the terminal, I cd the folder the .tex file resides. The .tex file name is "linear algebra". I then wrote the following command ...
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Latex page as figure in word page [closed]

I'm wondering if it is possible to take a latex page (text+figure) and insert it as figure in a word page without affecting its quality. I tried to do a screenshot and copy it into the word page, and ...
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what top-level style should I use to mimic MSWord?

I am trying to devise a (possibly easy) way to replace our documentation system. Currently we are bound to two different and apparently irreconcilable systems: internally we use a wiki system based ...
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MS Word like template for LaTeX? [duplicate]

I need the format of the section titles to match with the default ones used in MS Word (actually with a bit different coloring), but I can't really find a way to change specificly the sections' format....
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Can we change (La)TeX linebreaking character so that Word understands it?

Sometimes I need to send someone a .doc file of something I did using LaTeX. But when I copy+paste the PDF content generated by (La)TeX into Word the linebreaks are understood as paragraph characters (...
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How to convert references to plain text in bibtex4word

I use bibtex4word to manage references with MS Word 2016. I was wondering if there is a way to "convert citations to plain text" as one can do in EndNote? Does bibtex4word have similar functions? I ...
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How to convert LyX book to Microsoft Word DOCX with pagenotes, Parts, labeling

I've used LyX (2.3.0) to write a book and am now trying to convert the book written in the Document Class: LyxBook--Default (via Editorium) into Microsoft Word docx format. The book has a range of ...
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Convert latex to Word via pandoc with numbered and unnumbered sections

I have a document (FromLaTeX.tex) something like this: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \section*{Introduction} \section{First} \section{Second} \subsection{Numbered subsection} \subsection*{...
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How to tell if a document is written in Word or LaTeX? [duplicate]

[Readers] can tell at a glance whether the paper was written using Word or LaTeX. -- Graham Cormode. 2009. How NOT to review a paper: the tools and techniques of the adversarial reviewer. Page 2 ...
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how to convert my 4 pages double column paper from latex to MS word ieee format?

how to convert my 4 pages double column paper from latex to MS word IEEE format? I had my paper accepted at a conference but they asked me to use the doc template and I was using LaTeX to write this ...
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BibTex to word: Indicators in the output

I have my bibliography file as ref.bib . I have compiled my LaTeX file. It works fine. But the journal needs my manuscript only in the form of word. For the bibliography I should convert my ...
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Pandoc / Latex / Markdown

For a project, I would like to use .md files and convert them to a .docx file. I would also like to include some \latex\ commands within the .md files. I just do not want to mess up the system that I ...
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Converting LaTeX to Word? [duplicate]

I am new to LaTeX and was wondering whether anyone knew how to apply the conversion. I've attached the following code as a reference: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} ...
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LyX: Missing menu entry for export to docx

I have LyX 2.3 installed, and my understanding is that LyX > 2.2 should have an option to export to *.docx out-of-the-box (e.g. "File > Export > MS Word Office Open XML"). But for me, that menu item ...
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Export LyX Math Equation from to Microsoft Word Math Equation

Is there any way to get LyX to directly convert a LyX Math Formula directly into its Microsoft Word Equation equivalent, when converting a LyX file into a Word file? I keep getting a bad text ...
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How to convert a whole Word document into LaTeX? [duplicate]

I wonder if I can convert a Word document to LaTeX? I am using the word-to-latex converter but it messes up all the tables, equations, etc... Is there any simple way to convert it into LaTeX without ...
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Using LaTeX — dealing with reviewers [closed]

Regarding students who use LaTeX for writing the thesis or paper. Is there any solution for Generating only .pdf version using LaTeX, as the reviewers I am dealing with are not using LaTeX and I have ...
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Making TeX PDFs compatible with Word 2016 importing

I'm changing the focus of this question after experimenting a little further, I've left the original question in the quote at the bottom. As the original question points out, newer versions of Word (...
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How to convert *.tex with references *.bib to *.docx

I have a *.tex document with references *.bib witten on overleaf. I want to convert this document to *.docx with references. I have used pandoc tools as below: pandoc -s main.tex -o document.docx ...
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Converting .tex to .docx file with a certain document class using pandoc

Extreme TeX and **LaTeX* newcomer, I am trying to convert a .tex to a .docx (Word) document. I am using the pandoc command line utility and got so far as converting the document, i.e., by doing ...
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How to edit LaTeX files in Word or PDF?

If I only want to open and edit LaTeX documents (research papers with equations) and I am using a computer with Windows 10, which of the many versions of LaTeX should I download? Also, is there a way ...
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keep colored text from .docx to .tex using pandoc

I use pandoc on a Mac to translate a .docx document to a .tex document. The problem is that some words in the .docx document are colored (not highlighted but colored letters) and pandoc doesn't ...
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Copy multiple Equations from Word into text editor

I have a 137 pages word document with hundreds of equations that were built with word equation editor. I can separately copy each of them into my text editor (sublime), but when I want to copy them ...
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include docx in document

Straight to it. Is it possible to include a docx file the same way that you would include a pdf file? So instead of \includepdf[pages=1-]{somepdffile.pdf} I could just write something like: \...
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Importing figures from a pdf or word file [duplicate]

I have saved required figures for my article in a word file (and obviously I can generate a pdf of the same) such that every page has a single figure and these figures are of different dimension. I ...
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Converting word file containing equations to LaTeX file using pandoc

I have a word file which contains many mathtype equations as objects. I am trying to convert the file to LaTeX using pandoc with following command, but I am not receiving the equations in tex file ...
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I want to write in LaTeX, but my co-authors do not [closed]

I prefer to write my academic papers in LaTeX whenever I am the main author. But my next upcoming paper requires more intricate back-and-forth collaboration with my co-authors. They do not like that I ...
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Convert tex file from latex to a word processing file (.doc, .rtf, or .ps) [duplicate]

Is it possible to convert an article in {IEEEtran} journal from latex into a word processing file doc., or others. How to add bibtex file and figure files. There are some examples available on some ...
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LaTeX PDF to Word using Acrobat Pro: How prevent multiple white-space?

To make use of the grammar and spell-checking of Word, I'd like to use Adobe Acrobat Pro to export a PDF into a Word document. When doing so, the resulting Word contains multiple white-spaces which ...
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Why the style file mdpi.bst is not working properly in word (using bibtex4word plugin)?

I'm using the plugin bibtex4word in Word2013 to insert citations & bibliographies. When I try styles plain, IEEEtran etc., they look exactly as they're described. But when I try a new style file: ...
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Printing a table as PNG?

I wrote a whole latex file. Due to journal's restrictions, I am forced to submit a word file. Since I have pretty complex tables: I don't want to rebuild in Word and copying tables with snipping tool (...
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On LaTeX as compared with Microsoft Word

I have recently taken an interest in LaTeX for the purposes of report writing. Up until now I have been using microsoft word and experienced some dissatisfaction with user ability to get to more ...
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Format letter for my thesis in my country using ms word

Can I write like this using latex, because almost the latex template i'dont found like this, except using ms word. Sorry for bad english.
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Painless tips to work with MS word after using LaTeX during the past 7 years [closed]

I have used LaTeX during the past 7 years and I have forgotten all about MS Word. Now I need to start using MS Word for my job (and exclusively, no LaTeX). Have you been in similar positions? what ...
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What is the type of citition for J.UCS journal?

Please I need to know the type of citation for references for Journal of Universal Computer science, they don't provide the citation type at this guide. How can I automatically add my references if ...
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Why is there such a huge discrepancy between the Overleaf and Microsoft Office Word word counter

I've just finished my dissertation, which I chose to write using a template on Overleaf (the LaTeX template editor). My word count on Overleaf was about 18,000. I thought I would C&P into Word ...
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Use a Word File as a text input source?

We are working on a report and have structured all the sections in different .tex files that we then use as inputs (e.g. \input{Introduction.tex} in the main file. We would like to be able to trace ...
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Option clash with setspace.sty

I'm having trouble with adjusting the space between lines. I need the exact 1,5 MS Word like spacing. I found out that I'd have to adjust the \setstretch{}. For that I loaded a modified version of ...
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Exporting references to MS Word with bibtex4word

Fairly new to LaTeX, not good in MS Word, and this is my first question on this forum. I have written a manuscript in LaTeX using BibLaTeX with JabRef and now have no other option but to export to MS ...
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Typesetting and symbols in LaTeX that cannot be reproduced in MS Word [closed]

I have a co-worker who claims MS word can do anything that LaTeX can do. Help me to help him feel his pain. I am looking for examples of typesetting in LaTeX that cannot be reproduced in MS Word. ...
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BibDesk Custom Template Condition Tag

I'm using bibfuse to enable BibDesk to manage my references in Microsoft Word 2011. Using the BibDesk template tags (Apple's Key-Value Coding), I have the following template: <$pubType=article?>...
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BibTex to EndNote

I have gone through a lot of seemingly similar questions/issue but have not find a solution. Since we are working as a group there are some that prefer to write using MS Word-EndNote. I have all ...
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Insert algorithm environment created by LaTeX in an MS Word document

I have written an algorithm environment in LaTeX which looks similar to the Algo in Page 4 of this file I want to insert the algorithm in a Word document since it is mandatory for me to submit papers ...
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Margins and header/footer like in Word

I have template in MS Word with image in header/footer. Image width is equal to width of page, left and right margins have 2 cm. I don't know how to do this in latex... Here you have preview how it's ...
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how to quickly convert latex to word?

I have a latex command for an equation looks like $p(\mathscr{P}\mid\tilde{N})=p(\tilde{N}\mid \mathscr{P})$ I want to copy the equation to word 2013. I tried some tools (mathjax, LaTeX2Word-...
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pandoc tex to docx with biblatex

I'm looking for a relatively easy converter for tex to docx format (unfortunately I have a supervisor who insists on a word version). I can get a fairly decent conversion using pandoc pandoc --...
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How do I convert a Word file's references to .bib format

How do I convert a Word file's references to .bib format? Is any tool available to convert it to .bib format?