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Questions tagged [rendering]

About the conversion of TeX code for display on screen or paper.

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Getting Missing number, treated as zero error when trying to fit table in the document

While trying to dynamically render a table, it gets out of the document generated and looks as follows: To avoid this, I followed the steps mentioned in: SO Post - 1, which uses tabularx SO Post - 2,...
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Reducing the document preparation time with lualatex [closed]

I am trying to render a document that is around 2300 pages from a JSON file using lualatex. It takes around 32 seconds to create a document. The document is a series of tables and paragraphs. I think ...
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Ligatures and line breaks in OT2

I am trying to write a paper in Cyrillic using OT2, but the ligatures (nj-њ, lj-љ, dj-ђ) get broken in line breaks. Here's an example: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[...
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“sh” gets rendered as “7” using OT2

I am trying to write a paper in Cyrillic using OT2, but in some cases instead of rendering "sh" as "ш", it renders it as "7". Here's an example. \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \...
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Change layout or borders of my document without package {geometry}

I want to set the borders of my scrartcl document. Right now im doing this: \documentclass[12pt,listof=totoc,bibliography=totoc]{scrartcl} \usepackage[left=3cm,right=2cm,top=2.4cm,bottom=2cm]{...
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Environment to get degressive text size like optic’s chat-like text

The goal is to get with the following MWE \documentclass{book} \begin{document} \begin{degressive} Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Sed non risus. Suspendisse lectus ...
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Get little endian paragraph title shape

As you can see in the MWE, I customize the chapter titles to be displayed in the center of the page with: \usepackage{titlesec} \titleformat{\chapter}[display] {\normalfont\huge\bfseries\centering}{\...
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Characters in aside not printing correctly

I am having this strange issue where characters aren't being printed correctly. My code uses an aside like so: \begin{aside} \href{mailto:name@email.com}{ \textbf{name}\\ email.com } \href{mailto:...
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Make text heavier using pdfrender for article thanks field and pagenumbers

I want to make text heavier with pdfrender package for printing on laser printer. But field thanks and pagenumbers does not havier then other text. Is this a bug or imperfection of package or I should ...
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Rendering problem with TikZ Feynman

I would like to draw feynman diagrams with Tikz Feynman but I have some rendring problem : Here the file with the first exemple of the documentation \documentclass[11pt,french,letterpaper]{article} \...
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Print specimen of a given font

Is there a package witch allow the printing of a “specimen”¹ of a given font? I don’t search to print just a neutral table like what \xfonttable{} do. But something more human readable, witch will ...
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Problems with unicode text in TexText extension for Inkscape

I'm trying to embed unicode text inside LaTeX in Inkscape using the TexText extension. Latin text looks fine, but when I apply this preamble: \usepackage[russian]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Make two margin notes in left and right of the sameline

I try to do someting like in Margin notes on both left and right? but with wrapfig (or another package which permits it). The goal is to get two margin notes witch overlap a little bit the main text ...
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ConTeXt: What are alternatives and rendering setups?

I've seen the alternative keyword used throughout ConTeXt: \setuppagenumbering[alternative=doublesided] \setupheads[alternative=inmargin] \setuplist[section][alternative=d] I assumed that it was ...
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How to define materials in Asymptote?

I searched in the Asymptote documentation and found that material is handled as a structure in three_light.asy that has the following definition: struct material { pen[] p; // diffusepen,ambientpen,...
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Ugly overlines on arXiv (and elsewhere)

I have observed that various horizontal and vertical lines look ugly on arXiv (and elsewhere). This includes \overline, \hrule, fraction line, end-of-proof square, lines drawn by xy-pic but not those ...
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Adjust diacritic position in emph mode

I use the the additionnal letters ḧ, ĥ, and ḋ. With the CMU font in emph mode. So, with the following MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \setmainfont{CMU Serif} \begin{document} \...
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identify the begin and end of PDF page in latex

Is it possible in Latex to identify where PDF pages begin and end? E.g. PDF page X begins at line Y and ends at line Z in Latex.
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Wiki engine to embed extensive Tex and PGF/Tikz code

I would like to create a wiki (several authors) with scientific content, including text, equations, graphs and schemes. I wish to use LaTeX macros (including my own ones) and draw graphics with the ...
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Why is “Latin Modern Roman” appearing differently in TeXStudio than in SumatraPDF?

Related question: XeLaTeX font rendering tend to be slightly bolder compared to PDFlatex I am trying to use lualatex, because of the selnolig package. I was recommended to use "Latin Modern Roman" ...
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How can I use LaTeX in Scrivener? [closed]

I am doing some writing and using Scrivener to organize it. I would like to be able to use LaTeX formulas and have it rendered correctly, but I don't know how to do it.
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LaTeX not meant for print?

In the process of printing my dissertation, I encountered problems where the text and figures were dithered and in gray instead of black. This exact problem has been discussed in an earlier question, ...
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In minted package the formatcom option ocure bottom marging

With the following MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{minted} \begin{document} \begin{minted}[bgcolor=black,formatcom=\color{white}]{bash} #! /bin/bash # script to turn ...
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minted background color from left to right page side

I use minted package to get syntax coloration with background color. I know it is highly printer-unfriendly but I use it. My goal is to make the background rectangle color take the wool page width. ...
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Is it possible to extract x,y coordinate of an element in LaTeX?

I'm looking to programmatically generate PDF documents using LaTeX, but at the same time, keep track of where the elements are getting rendered (i.e. the x,y coordinates of \image elements or the \...
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Replacing tikz-cd “equal” arrow by custom macro to work around “grey lines” issue

The "equal" key from the tikz-cd package comes with rendering issues on the screen. In particular, they do not look the same on all zoom levels, and sometimes there are grey lines at the beginning or ...
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Having right and left wrapping floats correctly displayed in the same page

I try to put two images wrapped in the top of the page but in the same line, so I made the following MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{wrapfig} \usepackage{lipsum,tikz} \usepackage{mwe} \...
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Table of content with chapters displayed like sections

I try to get a rendering for chapters in the TOC inside the book class like if they was sections with no bold font and no breaking line after each chapter. My goal is to get a rendering like this for ...
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why the symbols does not render correctly?

I have a equation array command including 3 line of equation. In the first and second lines the all is correct but in the third line none of the symbols render correctly. I checked this issue with ...
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Shrink size of braces in big formula

I have the following formula in my latex document. \documentclass{standalone} \begin{document} $\mathcal{D}_{\left\{\ddots_{\{\beta, \dots\}}\right\}}$ \end{document} The curly braces are ...
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Paquage or other way for IRC or other chat system rendering

I know that dramatist exist but it is made to get theater rendering. However I need to get chat representations with all chat specificities and usage like events managing (someone left, someone enter,...
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Where I could find a free Latex software similar to the one on Mathstackexchange? [closed]

I find the real-time rendering of Latex on MSE really helpful. Please post the links if this question has been already asked. Math newbie thanks you.
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unicode-math with XeLaTeX \left( and \right) not rendered correctly

I'm using XeLaTeX (XeTeX 3.14159265-2.6-0.99992 (TeX Live 2015)) on OS X Sierra, compiling to a PDF through rubber \documentclass[letterpaper, 11pt]{article} \usepackage{geometry} \usepackage{amsmath}...
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How to NOT render a part of a document (pure LaTeX)

I have a large LaTeX file and want to hide most of its contents in the PDF, but preserve the original numbering of theorems, etc. Something similar to display:none in CSS. The comment environment ...
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Tikz: PDF Preview: Jagged Lines with Cycle

In the following code, the PDF preview (Acrobat) renders jagged diagonal line in the first case (with cycle), but smooth diagonal line in the second. Why could that be? \documentclass[tikz]{...
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Problem with many tikz picture for every rendering

I have many tikz picture in my text, and for every rendering of LATEX, I waste hours to external pdf is produced. If there is a way to define samples=100 as a variable, (like var1:=100 in programming) ...
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word processor that uses \LaTeX for equations [closed]

just curious. I use \LaTeX here and at wikipedia for equations. I would like to use it in a word processor (instead of that crappy Equation Editor). is there an app or an online app that i can ...
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Fill A6 document page border with black bars

I have the following code: \documentclass[14pt,landscape]{book} \usepackage{fauve} \usepackage[a6paper]{geometry}% http://ctan.org/pkg/geometry \setlength{\parindent}{0pt} \begin{document} \...
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pmatrix makes a 2 by 2 matrix too tall [duplicate]

I have this piece of code \begin{equation} \begin{split} n_1 &= Tr (O^{eff} \sigma_1 ) \\ &= Tr\Bigg [O^{eff} \begin{pmatrix} 0 & 1 \\ 1 & 0 \end{pmatrix} \Bigg ] \\ \end{split} \end{...
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How to render readable a large TeXForm expression from Mathematica

I am using \documentclass[preprint,showpacs,preprintnumbers,amsmath,amssymb]{revtex4} \usepackage{amsmath} \newcommand\numberthis{\addtocounter{equation}{1}\tag{\theequation}} I'd like to know how ...
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XeLaTeX font rendering tend to be slightly bolder compared to PDFlatex

I noticed that there is a subtle difference of font rendering result between pdflatex and xelatex. xelatex tend to be slightly bolder compared to pdflatex. Even the file thumbnails in file manager ...
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How to get multiline paragraph titles?

I search a way to got with the following code: \paragraph{Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet} consectetur adipiscing elit. Sed non risus. Suspendisse lectus tortor, dignissim sit amet, adipiscing nec, ...
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Does TeX have a font family which is optimized for both screen and print?

I am writing a thesis, and initially set it up in lmodern. It has quite a few graphics, which I produce with external programs (yEd, R, inkscape). Initially, I used Open Sans for the graphics, but my ...
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Inkscape unable to render latex text

I am trying to render some Latex text in Inkscape on Windows, but I keep getting the error Problem during opening C:\Program Files\pstoedit\drvmagick.dll: Unable to find the specified module. I ...
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TeXShop on MacOs El Captain - blurry pdf

I've recently updated to el captain OS, and the pdf viewer is coming up blurry. There are no issues if I open the pdf file in Preview directly, only the Preview pdf viewer in TexShop. I have ...
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What is the best TeX renderer for Java applications? [closed]

I want to be able to render mathematical equations in my Java applications. I have been using a library for Java called JEuclid to achieve this. I have done some research on other libraries which ...
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Texstudio stopped being able to build the pdf files [closed]

I worked on my Macbook Air for sometime using Texstudio when suddenly it can no longer build the PDF files and I am uncertain why, I have tried updating, I have tried looking around and quite frankly ...
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Random garbage characters from math array

I'm getting weird results with this math-mode code: \begin{equation*} \mathbf{H} = {\left[ \begin{array}{c:c} \mathbf{I}_{r \times r} & -\mathbf{P}^{T} \end{array} \right]} \Rightarrow \mathbf{G} ...
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How to hide a part of a latex file?

I would like to have a generic command that basically reserves space for a set of commands, without actually rendering them in the PDF. For example, \hide{this is some hidden text} will allocate ...
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Can I use LaTex in WhatsApp? [closed]

I've tried this, but it didn't work. Also tried using Markdown, although it only works when you're writing a message (not once you've sent it).