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Best image format when vectorized doesn't cut it

So I have what I think is a pretty unusual usecase, which is why I made a new question for this. I have an image I want to include in a document which is a big noisy scatterplot. If I save it as a (...
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Pixelated PDF using basic-scheme?

I'm producing a PDF using Python 3.7 inside a Docker container and the result is pixelated (using adobe's pdf viewer). I'm wondering if me using TexLive basic-scheme and with the added packages shown ...
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math font pixelated for concmath fonts [duplicate]

I am using the concmath package (ultimately I only need the concrete font in the math environments but lets do it globally for now). My issue is: In the math environment I get a pixelated font. See ...
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LaTeX symbol now looks fuzzy

In a document of mine, I was using the following symbol and command: \newcommand{\plus}{{\textcircled{+}}} At first, the symbol \textcircled{+} looked normal and smooth like the rest of the math. Now ...
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Pixelated output even with cm-super and lmodern forces bold W, why?

I have a big problem with Adobe Acrobat Reader. My W's are bold or my ,,t'' and ,,y'' are pixelated regarding which usepackage I am using. This behaviour varies depending on the zoom-level of the pdf-...
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lmodern and T1fontenc strange pdf output

first of all: I use TexMaker and installed the full TexLive datas. My pdf-document program is Adobe Acrobat Reader DC. If I use \usepackages{lmodern}, then the W's in my pdf-document in Adobe Acrobat ...
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Pixelated formula with amsmath

I just realized that my formulas become pixelated when I zoom-in on them and I don't know the reason. They look like this: Here is a tiny MWE: \documentclass{thesis} \usepackage[authoryear,...
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Low Quality of TikZ grid

When I create a rotated 3D coordinate system in TikZ with a grid, it looks kind of bad and pixelated. The slanted x-axis looks fine, so it's not due to the rotation. I've also varied the line ...
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How can I get vector shapes from the METAFONT font `eiad` in 2019?

eiad is a font from a different era, and seemingly almost unusable today. I can't use it at all with XeLaTeX, and when I begrudgingly tried to use it with pdflatex, I get only an ugly rasterization, ...
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Pixelate math formula on purpose

AFAIK the standard pdf documents produced by pdflatex are mostly vectorized (you can zoom and it doesn't pixelate). That is a very good thing, but right now I would like the oposite: is it possible ...
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Internal pdf viewer in texmaker pixelated on Mac Sierra

Using texmaker has always worked fine for me, until I recently changed to an iMac (macOS Sierra Version 10.12.1 (16B2657), Retina 5K, 27-inch, Late 2015). Now, texmaker has a pixelated internal pdf, ...
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Troubles with brackets while zooming [duplicate]

When I'm zooming the compiled document, all brackets and similar figures look like on the screen. I've already installed cm-super, so I don't have troubles with the font, but, I have no an idea why ...
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Wrong pdf output size

I'm trying to create an image (.pdf) that should be filled with black and white thick lines. The code I'm using is working pretty good except for the fact that the matrix output size is not correct ...
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Latex letters pixelated when zooming in [duplicate]

When I zoom in into my pdf documents I see that the letters are not smooth anymore and show pixels that grow and grow when zooming in more and more. I do now know what package or package combination ...
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Math font pixellated cmbright

I have some problems using the package cmbright. It renders pixelated maths symbols. I don't understand since the package is installed in miktex. I compile using pdflatex \documentclass[english]{...
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ClassicThesis Changing the font to computer modern

I am super sorry for this question as it is very basic and probably answered many times.. I really like the ClassicThesis format a lot! However, I am not really a big fan of the Palatino font for ...
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Create bitmap within TeX file

I'd like to create a bitmap (black and white) from within LuaTeX (or pdfTeX) and rescale it afterwards. For example (a 4x4 bitmap) could be made by \makebitmap{0 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 0} I don'...
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Why do the output fonts of Latex often appear fuzzy? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why are Bitmap-Fonts used automatically? When I look at the output of my LaTeX files, the fonts appear markedly more blurry than standard computer output. Why is this? Is ...
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EPS figures are pixelized in the final PDF with LyX

This is the first time that I compile a LyX file with some EPS picture inside on my current computer. I already did that before on other computers, without any problem. But here, the result is ...
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Is it possible to manually alias the bbm blackboard fonts? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Get high resolution for bitmap fonts under pdflatex? I am using the command \mathbbm from the bbm package and I have realized that this fonts are pixelated when I generate my ...
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What font/style is this?

Consider the following text samples produced with LaTeX: sample 1 sample 2 Notice the difference in height of letters in sample 2. Sample 1 is obtained with default font as {\bf Keywords:} ...
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why is GnuPlot .tex to .pdf, large compared with raster images?

Raster scanned articles tend to be quite a bit larger than vector graphics based articles. In practice when I make a plot with gnuplot, the resulting pdf is large compared for what it displays. I look ...
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Pixelated font as on Texas Instruments calculators

For pedagogical reasons, I would like to build one environment to display something like the screen of one Texas Instruments calculator. What I'm looking for is a way to produce, via pdflatex, one ...
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Why are Bitmap-Fonts used automatically?

I have the following LaTeX-document: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \title{Sample} \author{Litb} \begin{...
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