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Converting strings in eps images to mathematical content with Lualatex and pstool

I saw a post about this problem, but I can't fix my problem with the suggested solution. Maybe I am doing something wrong or the packages have changed. Can someone help me? The code is: \documentclass{...
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Psfrag in LaTeX using Overleaf pdflatex compiler

I can get psfrag to work in the Overleaf LaTeX compiler. And the code: \begin{figure}[H] \centering \psfrag{F}[c][c][1][0]{$F$} \includegraphics[width=0.9\textwidth]{root/Force.eps} \end{figure} ...
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Wrong eps to pdf conversion under beamer using pstools

EDITED 2: It is a duplicate of this post. I had the same issue when using a {background canvas}-image and I've added a modified fix (in this case) in the above link. EDITED 1: This issue has today ...
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Fixing automatic scheme numbering

I want to use either the chemscheme or chemnum package to automatically label my compounds in my document. Both of these function via the .eps format which is a problem when using pdfLaTeX, the ...
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pstool using pdfcrop fails on complex document

Following a proposal here Proper toolchain for pdfLaTeX and psfrag including hyperref, I switched my pstool crop stage to pdfcrop to avoid a bug in preview. I compile a complex thesis document, ...
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Proper toolchain for pdfLaTeX and psfrag including hyperref

I am writing a comprehensive scientific thesis. In December 2020, my toolchain stopped working, which combined pdfLaTeX, pstool to apply psfrag, and hyperref. I reported the issue here pdfLaTeX fails ...
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pdfLaTeX fails on pstool when hyperref is included

I have a quite simple problem that I am unable to resolve. I use pdfLaTeX from latest MikTeX together with WinEdt. I need to use psfrag for my EPS figures and therefore, I apply the pstool package. ...
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Creating figure files in pdf version from eps files with proper fonts using psfrag and psfragfig

Here is my code \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{pstool} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \psfragfig[height=83mm,keepaspectratio]{identical_distributions2}{% \psfrag{p}[t][]{...
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Generate standalone eps figures with tex labels substituted

Currently, I am using pstool and using psfragfig to include figures, which are eps format with labels in a separate tex file. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{pstool} \begin{...
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filemoddate in xetex

I compile the below file: %my main file is named `document .tex`. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx,xcolor} \usepackage{float} \usepackage[crop=pdfcrop,process=all]{pstool} \usepackage{...
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Display error using pstool and psfragfig

I want to include a sketch drawn in TpX in LaTeX using psfragfig. Unfortunately the sketch doesn't look like as desired when included with psfragfig. Only parts of the sketch are displayed - some ...
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Is pstool incompatible with hyperref?

I wanted to create a figure with clickable references do different chapters of my document. Therefore, I wanted to use pstool to replace placehoders in the figure with appropriate references. If I ...
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May pstool call lualatex instead of pdflatex?

I'm working with a document containing huge bibliography. That forced me to switch to lualatex, because pdflatex generated errors: {\csname blx@nih@author\endcsname {{{hash=...
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Package pstool Warning: No file containing macro

I have the following piece of Latex code. I receive this warning: Package pstool Warning: No file "epsfigure.tex" or "epsfigure-psfrag.tex" can be found that may contain macros for "epsfigure.eps" ...
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why is pstool-psfrag reducing pdf file size?

I am using pstool & psfrag (with pdflatex) to replace text in eps files generated by Adobe Illustator. I noticed that the pdf files produced by pstool (using the \psfragfig command) are way ...
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PdfLatex - Grahics processing error using `matlabfrag` and `psfragfig` for logaritmic scales

I'm using TeX 3.14159265 (TeX Live 2015/Debian) on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS with frontend as Texmaker 4.4.1. I used matlabfrag script to produce an eps file to be used with psfragfig in pdflatex. The EPS ...
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pstool, psfragfig and matlabfrag ambiguity

I am trying to use matlabfrag package in order to use pdflatex along with pstool. There is some kind of a strange issue which I could not understand. I exported some figures from MATLAB with the ...
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matlabfrag and pstool

I am trying to include figures generated by matlabfrag through pstool. But with no luck up to this point. A similar problem is explained on the matlab file exchange and the creater of the ...
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pstool does not scale

Hello I am trying to use pstool by invoking \psfragfig*[scale=0.5]{picname} However, the picture does not get scaled. Here an example where this does not work: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article}...
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Trying to find a simple example of pstool that compiles

There have been many posts on this site either requesting simple examples illustrating the pstool package, or providing (often not-simple) ones. I've tried all of them and none of them compile for me. ...
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Matlabfrag figure in latex

I have been trying to figure out the best way to include vector plots from Matlab in Latex. I rounded on to matlabfrag, which is relatively straight forward compared to matlab2tikz. Somehow, I am not ...
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Colors in the PDF Output - convert rgb rich gray to pure gray (xcolor, tikzs, pgplots)

When using the following minimal example to draw 3 lines with pgfplots respectivly tikzs, you will obtain a pdf with three lines: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,tikz]{standalone} \usepackage[T1]{...
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Problems using pstool with miktex

I am recently writing my thesis. To get nice plots I use the matlabfrag-option in Matlab to create a .tex and .eps File. With the help of \psfragfig I include the Matlab-Figure in Latex. I use ...
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psfragfig/matlabfrag figure with LyX [closed]

I want to include some psfrag-figures in PDF output with LyX 2.1.3, e.g. ex02.eps & ex02.tex compiled from Matlabfrag's ex02.m, but it does not work. It worked with LyX 1.5.6, see Matlabfrag ...
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pstool not making substitutions (clash with epstopdf)

Update: now it works. The code is: % !TeX Program = pdfLaTeX+MakeIndex+BibTeX+ShellExtension \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pstool} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenx} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \...
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pstool + pgfplots/tikz + parskip conflict resolved

A while back a question about a conflict between pstool, pgfplots and parskip packages was asked. I came across a similar problem using the pstool, tikz and parskip packages in concert, and happened ...
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No visible images in PDF: MiKTeX GPL Ghostscript 9.05: Unrecoverable error, exit code 1

Recently, I was forced to reinstall my MikTeX distribution. Now, in documents that compile without an actual tex error, there are missing graphics that I have included as eps-files. The following ...
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Have auto-pst-pdf and pstool merged?

auto-pst-pdf can handle pstricks and psfrag in addition to .eps files when run with pdflatex. It is however slow since in each run it processes all files, even those that have been processes before ...
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pst-barcode with pstool

I would like to use the package pst-barcode with pstool. Is this possible? I am aware of the working pdflatex solution: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{auto-pst-pdf,pst-barcode} \begin{document}...
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pstool not working with grffile [closed]

An error report regarding my template and pstool not working made me look at the problem which seems to be a principle problem of pstool together with grffile I created a matlabfraq file using ...
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