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Questions tagged [online]

about using TeX with the internet, whether by including content from the internet, compiling documents using internet-based compilers, or optimising documents for online viewing.

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biblatex: online -> “o. J.” when date = {}

I have a little problem with my bibliography. When i dont write a date in this field, there is only () in the bibliography, mainly in @online citations. Tex file: \documentclass[12pt]{scrartcl} ...
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How to post questions with LaTeX code? latex2html? [migrated]

There are many posts in the forum with both LaTeX source code and the resulting images from compilation. Can anyone point me to the resources on posting questions in this format? I would like to ...
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Alternatives to Overleaf (i.e. instant TeX compiling without sign in)

The best thing about Overleaf V1 was that I could log into it without an account. This made it possible to share things with people who most likely wouldn't be big TEX users and to whom the idea of ...
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Newest references from Mendeley are not imported to Latex

In the beginning, the import of references from Mendeley worked well. However, now it does not import the newest references from Mendeley into Latex (overleaf). When I click on the refresh button in ...
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How to cite a Newspaper Article in Latex using Chicago Manual of Style

I need to get something like this: Jaggi, Maya. “Interview with Amy Tan.” The Guardian. Guardian News and Media, March 3, 2001. https://www.theguardian.com/books/2001/mar/03/fiction.features. ...
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Apply Grammarly in TexShop (Latex) on a Macbook

Is there some way to apply the Grammarly in the TexShop (latex software for Mac), say on a MacBook Pro? A related post is here: How Integrate Grammarly on online latex editors? I know that we can ...
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Online service to compare different versions of TeX Live?

I’ve been wondering if there is any online service which allows one to compile a document using different versions of TeX Live (2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, …) and compare the result. I’m imagining ...
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Is there an LaTeX editor embeddable in a web site?

For a project I need allow LaTeX input from a from website's users. I want a light weight LaTeX Editor that I can embed in my website and help them to write and edit their documents. I want this ...
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Is there some web where we can use LaTeX?

I often read math books and papers and want to keep some useful theorems or proofs in one place. It is very convenient to find them when I need them someday. Now I want to find some webs where I can ...
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How should I collaboratively edit a document on ShareLaTeX?

I've just been invited to collaboratively author a document on ShareLaTeX, for the first time. Now, in word processors or online collaborative web document editors, there's specific interface for ...
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How to use helvetica font in online editor?

I am using overleaf.com for creating a beamer document. I want to change default font to helvetica. I addede following lines from answer posted for Working with arial or helvetica fonts but it didnt ...
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Online tool to create charts from tables?

I am wondering if there is such a tool were I can provide a table and define the type of chart and it produces a Latex code for that chart? Thank you
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Are there any online LaTeX editors that provide the latest packages? [duplicate]

I need to use a feature that was recently introduced in the pgfgantt package. Currently Overleaf uses TeX Live 2016. Since opening an account on each of the existing online services is impractical ...
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How do I put the URL before the author?

I have very specific requirements for my bibliography style but can't realize them... I'm using bibTex with an @online-entry and have to put the URL at the beginning of an entry. So it should look for ...
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URL isn't displayed when using natbib and gerplain bibliographystyle

I would like to use following reference in my bibtex-file: @online{Iyer, author = {Iyer, Ratliff, Vijayan}, title = {Algorithms for Vertex Ranking of Weighted Graphs}, subtitle = {Research ...
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How to compile LaTeX document from/with online sources?

Given any possible documentclass available, would it be possible to compile a document with sources that are stored online (e.g. in a cloud or server)? If yes, would one need to use \include{'http://&...
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online tex to pdf converter that takes ref.bib files?

I need to convert a latex file to pdf as soon as possible, and found several useful resources online, such as cloudconvert https://cloudconvert.com/tex-to-pdf. The problem is, I can only upload a ...
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Is there an online, guest-friendly, and sharable latex editor? (an equivalent to Jsfiddle for web development) [duplicate]

I am looking for a Tex equivalent to Jsfiddle, which is for HTML, CSS, and Java. Here, you put the code, and run, getting the output in screen. More importantly, you can share it with a self generated ...
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Citing an online news article using BibLaTeX

I want to cite an online news article, i.e. one that didn't also appear as a printed version, using BibLaTex with the authoryear style. Example: \documentclass[12pt,paper=a4,bibtotocnumbered,abstract=...
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Running pdflatex inside web page [closed]

I have already read How to incorporate TeX into a website? There is a sketch of the way of compiling to PDF from the web page, with limitations. Are there any easy to use methods of achieving this ...
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How to continue working on my LaTeX project from pc (Window 10, TeXstudio, MiKTeX) to Android phone (VerbTeX)? [closed]

I need to work anytime, anywhere using VerbTeX (newly installed) on my Android phone from my existing LaTeX project in my laptop. How to do that?
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(internal) PDF viewer misses chosen letters from LaTeX generated PDF [closed]

Recently I uploaded a LaTeX generated PDF to an educational site which uses an internal PDF viewer (crocodoc). However, when displayed, many letters where missing. As far as I can tell it is mostly ...
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Detecting harmful LaTeX code [duplicate]

I'm writing a website which allows users to enter some text in predefined text fields. This text gets passed on the server where a LaTeX document is created (containing the text entered by the user). ...
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How Integrate Grammarly on online latex editors?

Grammarly is not adopted with LaTex, but I believe it still can be helpful: I like to use Grammarly Chrome extension with an online latex editor. I tried sharelatex, overleaf , authorea and verbosus ...
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Producing images for Twitter

I would like a way of producing high quality images optimised for sharing on Twitter. These images would likely contain a mixture of equations, text, tables, etc. Ideally the output produced after ...
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Is there any lyx online editor

I was wandering if a online lyx editor like Google Docs exists or if there is a project of online editor under development, either within the lyx community or as an independant project?
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Strange behaviour in biblatex @online without year

\documentclass[12pt,english,a4paper]{report} \usepackage[backend=biber, % natbib=true style=ieee, sorting=none, doi=false, isbn=false, url=true, ...
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Biblatex/biber, citing website with “updated” tag

what is the correct way to cite a website that has published date, but also a updated date? Example: https://www.philzimmermann.com/EN/essays/WhyIWrotePGP.html @online{PGP, author = {Philip R. ...
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Sharelatex doesn't want to work with all packages

I have my project in GitHub. I want to keep the last version of it online. I found that "https://www.sharelatex.com/github/repos..." can help me. But today I've managed to install package rmathbr, ...
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LaTeX for facebook [closed]

If this is off-topic let me know and I will delete, Is it possible to use LaTeX in facebook? I have tried this tutorial, but I did not find the extension in my chrome.
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Can I upload a font to ShareLatex once and use in several projects?

I should write several Persian latex documents. So I need upload a Persian font and use it. Is there a way to upload the font just once. Is there another online LaTeX editor which provide this? Here ...
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Generating nice-looking static websites from LaTeX? [closed]

I notice that a lot of researchers tend to have crappy-looking websites, often because they aren't willing to put in the time it takes to learn HTML, CSS, and design principles--they'd rather do ...
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How to create eforms.sty with online Latex?

I am using a online Latex compiler such as sharelatex.com or cloud.sagemath.com I need to include the package eforms.sty. How do I do this?
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Using institute instead of author for @online [duplicate]

I'm trying to add this page to my bibliography. There is no individual author to attribute, but there is an institute. However the institute field seems to not work (it doesn't show up in the ...
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Online TeX editor with Google Drive sync?

I found a mention of such a thing here, but I still do not see anything on the web to do this. So, is there a way to sync newly compiled TeX files in your Google Drive? What I'm interested in is ...
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Error when downloading a zip from overleaf.com

On overleaf.com, Windows 7 PC, my LaTeX files are compiling with no warnings or errors. The PDF is being created OK also. I keep getting the following error when I attempt do download as zip: ...
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Free, online way to convert a PDF (formulated by LaTeX) to an editable Word document?

I know there's many free ways to convert PDF's to Word documents, however the ones that I have found have converted the fonts incorrectly, the table of contents is misaligned and none of the internal ...
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citing an online database

I have to cite a dataset from World Bank. What I write is the following: \usepackage{natbib} \begin{document} ..., Data from \cite{WB2014}. \bibliographystyle{apa} \bibliography{mybib} \end{document} ...
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Online compilation with commercial fonts [closed]

The price of the full packages of professional, commercial fonts (Adobe Garamond, Minion, etc.) is far out of the range of what I can afford. So I am wondering if there is no alternative somewhere? If ...
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Want large \mathbb{N} in Wordpress [closed]

I am using LaTeX in a Wordpress environment. Can I produce a large version of $\mathbb{N}$. I have tried using \large, \bf, \mathbf and \mathsymbol but nothing works
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Is there a field for 'last modified' in Biblatex?

I am writing a report in which I cite several webpages. I would like to supply the dates on which these websites were last revised. Is there a field called last modified (or something similar) for the ...
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What is the best way to handle bibliographies which include a lot of online sources?

This question arises from discussion of my earlier question about URLs and BibTeX, I am looking for a solution that works smoothly with primarily web-based references. I have .bib files which contain ...
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Installing LaTeX on a personal (externally hosted) web server to render images

I have seen some similar questions but I admit I'm a newbie when it comes to cgi and general server setup and need some direction. I have a personal domain hosted on yahoo.com that I would like to ...
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website for easy creating biblatex code?

Is there any website like http://www.citethisforme.com that easily creates citation file? This website has a search engine, that the user can add his keywords like the name of author or book and when ...
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Online LaTeX editor or local LaTeX editor?

Now there are a couple of online LaTeX editors that seems fancy and handy to use, such as ShareLaTeX and Overleaf. On the other hand, there are classic local Latex installation packages that are also ...
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Comparison: ShareLaTeX vs Overleaf (formerly WriteLaTeX)

So far, I didn't have the chance to use either of these services. Before starting, I would like to hear your opinions. What are the advantages and disadvantages? Why should I choose one over the other?...
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Remove year, brackets and dot from @onlinesource in footnote [closed]

This is my MWE: % !TEX encoding = UTF-8 Unicode % !BIB TS-program = biber \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[...
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Using LaTeX to serve web requests in enterprise

I am looking for a solution to generate pdfs dynamically and serve the web requests. I have a couple of questions: Would it be a good solution to use LaTeX if I get input from web, fill LaTeX sources,...
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LaTeX Syntax Highlighting in Google Drive [closed]

I like the LaTeX syntax highlighting in emacs through AUCTeX, but for various reasons like to write my LaTeX documents in Google Drive. I wanted to write a Google Script to do LaTeX syntax ...
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Taking a detour or choosing a sequence of slides “on the fly” [closed]

I have a beamer presentation to describe a very rough overview of my project, but I abstract out the details. However, I would like to show details on slides in case someone asks me questions. Since I ...