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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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How to send an email with LaTeX

Risking of this question being closed, I'm just wondering if any of your use ---or know--- of any email platform that supports writing in LaTeX. I made a quick search around the site and found this ...
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Problem in using the biblatex package for sites

I have a problem in realizing a bibliography with websites. I am trying to make a bibliography using the biblatex package and it works with the type @book but it doesn't with the @online type (when I ...
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Online citations showing (????) in References in Overleaf

Here is my MWE with all the packages in my complete document. \begin{filecontents*}{example.eps} %!PS-Adobe-3.0 EPSF-3.0 %%BoundingBox: 19 19 221 221 %%CreationDate: Mon Sep 29 1997 %%Creator: ...
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Is it possible to send the request of a tex document and receive a response with it's pdf?

I'm developing a website which will show on the page the pdf of the tex input the user gives, like this: <form> <textarea rows="8" cols="60" name="snip"> \\...
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Problems with interpreting texlive API requests

I'm looking for a way to send a HTTP POST request to the TeXLive.net Server but I'm failing to do so. Could somebody please explain how such request should be done? I'm getting this error: Bad form ...
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Convert LaTeX to SVG online

What websites allow users to quickly and simply convert mathematical equations into SVG without having to install or run any software?
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Citing a Website in Overleaf

This is my input in my references.bib: @ONLINE{alma, author = {ALMA Observatory} title = {Origins | ALMA} date = {2021-03} url = {www.almaobservatory.org/en/about-alma/origins} } My ...
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not able to upload latex pdf on arxiv [closed]

I have tried many ways to upload a paper on arxiv, but every time it failed. I have uploaded latex source also, and pdf also. Every time it is failing. I have also removed errors in the overleaf. ...
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Commutative diagram generating app

There are various types of commutative diagrams in mathematics, but several of them are the most common place. For example, a square (with 4 objects), a right triangle (with 3 objects), two adjacent ...
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online option with eqexam package (undefined \eq@RadioCheck@driver)

When I try to compile the following MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage[online,nosolutions]{eqexam} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \begin{exam}{Description} \begin{problem}[1] Question \...
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What is the best free complete TeX rendering service?

What is the best free complete TeX rendering service which supports all the packages that a desktop-based TeX distribution supports and is accessible via an API? I want to generate TeX on the fly ...
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An online latex editor synchronizing with a github account?

Which online latex editor is capable of synchronizing with a github repository containing latex sources?
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Matcha.io doesn't work for Plots?

I like to use the free online edit matcha.io (https://www.mathcha.io/) which is in my view very nice for generating figures but I am realizing it is not able to convert plots in latex code. Is it ...
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Integrating Grammarly with online LaTeX editors such as overleaf?

Grammarly does not work 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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Is there any lyx online editor

I was wondering if an online LyX editor like Google Docs exists or whether there is a project of online editor under development, either within the LyX community or as an independent project?
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Simultaneous collaborative editing of a LaTeX file

Are there any tools for simultaneous collaborative editing of a .tex file? The practices I know (and practice) in writing scientific papers are: e-mailing each new version to the collaborators, ...
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Difference between the colour of the text in the document compiled on Overleaf and after downloading it on Mac OS

I have compiled a document on overleaf.com. I used red colour for some of the text and the document was generated successfully with no errors. After I download it on the Mac OS, I see a significant ...
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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 add LaTeX in LinkedIn article

I am writing an article on LinkedIn and in my article there are some mathematical equations I need to include. I am wondering if it is possible to add LaTeX mathematical symbols in the LinkedIn ...
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How can I use LaTeX to build my website?

Can I use LaTeX to specify cascading style sheet? Can someone enlighten me something about using LaTeX with my website? Basically to setup layout like how I do for documents, setting up fonts, ...
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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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Stable alternative for http://docs.latexlab.org/

I'm looking for an alternative for http://docs.latexlab.org/ which is stable. Is there any?
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Online LaTeX syntax highlighter

I am looking for a online LaTeX editor with syntax highlighting that i can plug into my webpage (Something like the CKEditor for html) but i have not been able to find one. Does anyone know about such ...
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Can Pandoc be used with Overleaf? Are there any other programs that converts between all kinds of markup formats?

Can Pandoc be used with Overleaf? Are there any other programs that converts between all kinds of markup formats? I use Linux and Overleaf editor.
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How should I cite url of websites in my paper for IEEE conference template?

I want to put a website link in my references. How should I do it for IEEE template? there are 2 types that I found. the first one is @misc and the second one is @online. for example, that would be ...
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easy online LaTeX tests

We use a commercial platform to place our technical tests online. This automatically controls access, tracks metrics, and scores the multiple choice components. It does not allow us to automatically ...
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Highlight some text and download it as image online

Till now, I was using codecogs online editor to quickly get LaTeX images simply by attaching the code at the end of the url like this - https://latex.codecogs.com/png.latex?\int_{0}&space;^{\infty}...
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How to incorporate TeX mathematics into a website?

How should I incorporate TeX in a website to render mathematical formulas? If there are multiple ways, what is the easiest way?
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Creating a Web Server for WebQuiz

I am trying to create a quiz online using WebQuiz. I have created websites before using Wix, Google Sites, etc. but I have never created a web server before in this way. I need help in creating a web ...
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WebQuiz Package on LaTeX

I am a teacher and am trying to create math assignments online for my students using LaTeX. I am using WebQuiz (see "online manual") in order to do this. I clicked the "download" ...
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Embeddable in browser LaTeX editor/compiler plugin?

I am currently in the writing of an online LaTeX tutorial and I was wondering if it was possible to have something similar to learnpython.org but for compiling and editing on the fly simple LaTeX ...
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Gradually revealing article parts

I would like to gradually reveal theorems, equations, items, etc., similar to the way done in beamer, but in a regular latex document. So a new page should be generated for each additional theorem, ...
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Biblatex : What is the name of the string containing “[online]”?

I am writing a document in French using Biblatex with the iso-numeric style. I need to translate [online] into French, but I didn't find the corresponding string in the documentation. Does anyone know ...
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Show website title in biblatex bibliography for @online entry

I want to display the website title in my bibliography. Currently it looks like this: The website title should be between the year and the url. I use Zotero for my bib management and it files the ...
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Online LaTeX diagram graphical editor

Is there an online tool that generates the corresponding LaTeX code of a diagram which can be drawn using a graphical interface? A tool such as latexdraw but only using a web browser (like Detexify)?
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How to create small PDF files for the Internet

I feel that PDF documents when intended to be uploaded on the Internet should be of minimal final size in bytes. Many strategies exist to create such small documents: Pay attention to the size of the ...
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Alternative to Overleaf (realtime LaTeX collaboration) With the Ability to have Multiple Collaborators but with no Charge

I teach a class in which students write several lab reports in LaTeX, and up until very recently I required students to use Overleaf. This allowed groups of 3-4 to write lab reports in LaTeX with real-...
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Compiling documents online

I have heard rumors that you can compile documents online, and more specifically that Google has a free online compiler, but I have never been able to find any. Is there a way to compile documents ...
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Tex like formatting on blog posts

When I write reports for school I usually use an IEEE formatted LaTex document these days because I feel like it just looks so much better then anything I can seem to do in Word. I have a blog and ...
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Deploy custom fonts to shinyapps.io for application that produces an R Markdown report

I have a shiny application that produces an R Markdown report in pdf format, so I used also LaTeX to customise it. In my YAML I use the fontspec package to specify a custom font for the whole document ...
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Is there any mathematical blog support latex?

As the topics, is there any mathematical blog support latex? I think people commonly use wordpress but i am not sure whether it supports latex as it doesn't show the latex format. Is there any ...
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Online beamer presentation viewer

I recently attended a talk at my university that ran into some embarrassing technical difficulties. The speaker created his talk in beamer and had the presentation as a .pdf on his flash-drive but the ...
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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 cite part of online entry (website chapter) in BibLaTex?

I want to cite a part of a web page. Something analogical to a chapter of a book. But from the documentation, the @online entry only has subtitle and titleaddon fields which seem somehow relevant, but ...
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How to use LaTeX on blogspot?

I'm trying to use LaTeX on my blog, but I could not figure out how. Has anyone done it before? Any feedback or related information would be greatly appreciated.
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Table of Contents not showing up in LaTeXbase

I am trying to make a table of contents exactly as instructed on the tutorial, but it does not show up, even when I compile 2 times. The tutorial uses this code as an example: \documentclass{article} ...
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How to generate PDF from LaTeX residing in a Git repository?

Is there an online site which will generate a PDF document directly from LaTeX sources residing in a Git repository such as GitHub?
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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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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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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 ...