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okular was not able to locate the font files

I created a dvi with lualatex but okular brings exception that it cannot find fonts. But nevertheless compilation with dvipdfmx works fine, ok with option -V1.7... So I think it should be a matter of ...
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How to enable synctex with Kile and Okular?

I am using Ubuntu, Kile, and Okular. What are the exact steps to enable and use synctex with that setup? What I want to achieve is that I open the compiled PDF with Okular (from Kile) and then ...
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Backward search not working in LyX with Okular

Backward search not working in lyx 2.3.6 and okular 22.08.2 (in Ubuntu 22.04). I've implemented steps from https://wiki.lyx.org/LyX/SyncTeX: [Settings]->[Configure Okular]->[Editor] has LyX ...
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Okular 20.12.3 does not open pdf after compilation in LyX

After updating okular from version 1.3.3 to okular 20.12.3 on Ubuntu 18.04.6 it can can't open pdf after it's compiled in LyX 2.3.6.1 (after clicking View button). Error message: "Could not open ...
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latexmk: build in another directory and move back file once it's compiled (avoid flickering pdf)

I'm using emacs+latexmk to compile my document, and okular to view it. Okular automatically updates the pdf when it changes, but the issue is that during compilation Okular displays a black document ...
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Add mp4 video on beamer presentation and play the viedo while presenting at Okular

I am using the following code to embed an mp4 to a beamer presentation: \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Madrid} \usepackage{multimedia} \usepackage{tikz} } \...
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Forward search from Emacs (AUCTeX) to Okular with \include not working

Forward search from Emacs (AUCTeX) to Okular with \include is not working. My OS: OS: Debian bullseye (testing) Emacs: 26.3 Okular: 1.11.1 AUCTeX: 12.2.4 .emacs (Emacs settings): (custom-set-...
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Annotations with Latex don't render in Okular

I have TeX Live 2020 installed and it works. Unfortunately, my Typewriter annotations in Okular don't work with latex code. After making a simple annotation $$a$$ and clicking to render it, I have an ...
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vim-latex and Okular: forward/inverse search not working for DVI

I'm trying to get DVI forward search to work (I don't think SyncTeX is relevant) with vim-latex/latex-suite and Okular. I'm using Arch Linux. I've been following the official vim-latex beginner's ...
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how to focus Vim when doing pdf-to-tex search from Okular

When working with Latex files, I use Vim to edit the tex file and Okular to view the corresponding pdf. I have pdf-to-tex search (which requires running Vim as a server, and compiling the tex file ...
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Multiple Emacs/Auctex + Okular instances

Working in Ubuntu with Emacs/Auctex, I switched to Okular because it has a night-mode with less contrast than simply inverting colors. I added the following lines in my .emacs file following this ...
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How do I get Textadept to open PDF's with Okular?

I'm using Elementary OS and I have the latest TexLive, Textadept, and Okular installed in the default locations, Textadept is using the configuration files from the ConTeXt distribution. Compiling ...
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Highlighting forward search in Okular

I have a functional setup that does bidirectional search between emacs (auctex) and okular but lacks the highlighting of the position in pdf. In "conventional" editors, e.g. texstudio, when doing ...
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How to configure Inverse Search with WinEdt + Okular configuration?

My environment is as follows: OS: Windows 10 Pro: 64bit kept being updated. WinEdt: Build: 20180507 (v. 10.3) - 64-bit Okulat: 1.6.70 32-bit Very sorry, I should have mentioned it. WinEdt is an ...
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How can I typeset in landscape in PlainTeX [duplicate]

I would like to have output turned 90 degrees so I could print envelopes and spread sheets. I use TeX (not LaTeX) and ocular on linux.
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Is there a way to display both videos and JavaScript animations on a beamer-generated PDF under linux?

I use the beamer package for presentations and often complement it with animate (together with tikz) and multimedia. animate creates embedded JavaScript, playable with acroread. multimedia embeds ...
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Setup SyncTeX with Textadept and Okular

My question is very simple: can I setup Textadept and Okular in order to get forward and backward search? Textadept jumps to Okular with Ctrl+R and compiles my ConTeXt file with Ctrl+Shift+R. That is ...
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Forward search with okular: how to outline searched paragraph?

I have correctly configured forward search both for dvi (with xdvi) and pdf (with okular). It works fine both within lyx and within vim-latex. Yet there is a difference between dvi and pdf: if I ...
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Set COLUMN inverse search for Okular and Sublime Text

I'm using Okular to do the inverse searching. In the Okular setting, my command is subl %f:%l:%c I also installed Sublime Text 3 and the LaTeXTools package. However, when I do the inverse search in ...
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Disappearing box borders in PDF on "tcolorbox", but stable borders on mdframed. Possible make such borders in tcolorbox?

Lets consider two silimar boxed environments using mdframed and tcolorbox, processed by xelatex/pdflatex: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tcolorbox} \usepackage{mdframed} \usepackage{lipsum} \...
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Embedding video in beamer pdf with XeTeX/LuaLaTeX to be viewed in Okular

The following code \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage{multimedia} \begin{document} \movie[height = 0.6\textwidth, width = 0.8\textwidth, showcontrols]{}{koala.mp4} \end{document} embeds a video clip ...
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Window focus problem during inverse-search from Okular to GVIM

I have just setup the nice inverse search feature, from okular, by using the command gvim --remote-silent +%l %f as a custom-editor. It seems to work perfectly fine except a small bug that has been ...
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Interlacing Problems with Embedded Videos in Okular

I have a Dell Precision 5510 Laptop and I am having improper interlacing (horizontal lines) on the embedded videos in okular. Has anyone faced this problem before? I am using the multimedia package. ...
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How to get Okular to parse a pdf's table of contents?

I am writing my thesis as a latex book which I compile using pdflatex. I use Okular to read pdfs, and I have seen that sometimes it displays the contents of a book in a clickable form. I would like to ...
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Okular doesn't recognize text [duplicate]

I am writing articles using Kile on Windows 7. I have a problem with search in the output file. For some reason, Okular doesn't recognize the text. Trying to copy something with the option text ...
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How to open recomplyed PDF file at the same place

I am writing articles using kile. The process goes on like this: I make some changes, then I comply using quickbuild and look at the result, then I make changes again, and so on. Now, when I use ...
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Force LatexTools to output pdf only after complete compilation

With one of the recent updates, LatexTools now supports Okular under Linux. This makes it eventually useful for my setup of writing tools. The fact that LatexTools provides the pdf viewer with the ...
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Howto use Okular with Emacs Auctex?

When I follow subham soni's instructions to connect emacs with Okular, I get the error message "Symbol's function definition is void: nil" when emacs tries to call the viewer "Command: (default View)" ...
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How to convert a Book pdf for printing on Landscape Letter size pages

I've got a template for a book that uses the scrbook koma script class. My output pdf is several hundred pages. Before submitting to the print on demand company (CreateSpace, they use true to size ...
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LateXTools preview using Okular instead of Evince?

I'm using LateXTools in Sublime 3 running under elementary OS 0.3. After compiling a .tex file, the PDF viewer Evince opens up to see the final PDF. I want to change this to open Okular instead. I'...
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Multiple Kile instances with multiple Okular instances

I usually worked with a unique instance of the latex editor Kile, together with the ForwardPDF build to see the output with forward search in a unique instance of Okular (this uses okular --unique). ...
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How to embed a video in beamer and reproduce it by using Okular?

A step by step tutorial will be appreciated!
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Okular and Evince do not find pdf hyperlinks correctly

Okular, Evince and AdobeReader5 do not hit the referenced hyperlink marks. These applications go repeatedly, reliably, one page too far in document when clicking a link. AdobeReader9, FoxitReader and ...
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Change Okular's forward search position

I use Kile's live preview feature as suggested in this question. In the new Kile (the about box says I'm using 2.9.60), also forward search is working. My problem is that the location where Okular ...
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No Text selection tool in Kile with Okular as reader

I'm using Kile as my LaTeX IDE with Okular as pdf viewer. Everything works fine except the fact that I cannot find the text selection tool to copy text from the previewed pdf. I know that this tool ...
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Okular to play embedded videos in Beamer

I have been trying to play embedded videos in presentations created in pdflatex/Beamer in Okular. I have read this and this but to no avail! Any suggestions? The version of Okular being used is 0.13....
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Asymptote 3D viewable in Evince/Okular

Is there a way to get Asymptote 3D figures in a PDF viewable in Evince/Okular? All what I can get is a very bad rastered image in place of my figure. I don't care about the interaction with the 3D ...
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Forward Search in Emacs for Okular not working

On Emacs, I am trying to get forward search with Okular. Right now, I have the following command: okular --unique %o#src:%n`pwd`/./%b But, this does not take me to the right line, as I'd expect. So,...
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Emacs hint that: Cannot have two processes for the same document [closed]

I have installed emacs 24.2, okular 0.14(with KDE 4.8) and Texlive 2011 in windows7. I want to use okular to view pdf file generated by latex in emacs. Hence I have configured okular in my .emacs as ...
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pdflatex renders document with all dashes in bold [closed]

I have proceeded a new installation of LaTeX (in a new system: Ubuntu 12.04), I was installing from tug.org. Previously I was using TeX Live installed by apititude, on Ubuntu 10.04. I'm using Kile as ...
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How to configure Okular so that I can locate the line approximately correct, when in forwardPDF [closed]

I am using Kile editing my tex files, with Okular for viewing the dvi and PDF files. And I can search the source file from PDF fairly well. I have configured Kile as follows in order to highlight the ...
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How to forward search to a character when editing using Vim?

We can forward search to a line in a tex file opened in Vim by setting the following in a pdf viewer (I'm using okular): gvim --servername GVIM --remote +%l %f But can we go straight to the ...
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How to do forward search to PDF file opened with Okular from include files when editing using VIM/GVIM

I'm using vim to edit my tex files and I use latex suite as a plugin to compile my tex sources and view them in using Okular pdf viewer. Setting the following in Okular settings makes inverse search ...
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How to set up Okular for forward/backward search with TeX Live 2011? (not trivial anymore)

I am working with Xbuntu 12.04 on a MacBook Air 4,1. I have Okular version 0.14.3 and TeX Live 2011 installed. I used to have perfect forward (from .tex to .pdf) and backward (from .pdf to .tex) ...
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How to enable LyX forward search with okular

The title says it. The instructions in http://wiki.lyx.org/LyX/SyncTeX no longer works for forward search. I think the PDF command: okular --unique "file:$$o#src:$$n $$t" is no longer working for new ...
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PDF reader on Linux capable of continuous updating

I am using latexmk on a Red Hat 5 machine. I use it as: latexmk -pdf -pvc I would like to have my PDF reader automatically update the PDF as it is changed. What PDF reader do I need for this? What ...
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How to set up forward search: from .tex under Emacs to position .pdf under Okular

I edit .tex file under Emacs and view them with Okular. I have already set up the backward search: from .pdf to .tex by pressing Shift+Left click on the .pdf file. The related part of .emacs file is ...
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