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{standalone} is about questions regarding the standalone bundle that allows users to easily place picture environments or other material in separate source files and compile these on their own or as part of a main document.

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Regular and Non-regular Polygon list

I need help with my code. As you can see, the compilation is incorrect: But I'd like some like this: \documentclass[a4paper, landscape]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes....
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multi instruments musixflx not working on standalone

It is needed to compile a multi instruments musixflx using standalone. The basic code is as follow: \documentclass[border=7pt,varwidth]{standalone} \usepackage{musicography} \usepackage{musixtex} \...
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Beamer strange interaction between fragile, standalone and new frame option

I am playing with beamer and I wrote a frame option optionA to change locally the background. I also want to put some part of my document in a standalone, so I create another named part.tex included ...
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Tikz renders different in standalone and scrartcl

I have a similar problem as asked in this Question. In my case there seems to be a difference in the rendering of a tikz figure between the standalone class and the scrartcl class. In the MWE you can ...
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Combination of tikz-qtree and standalone

My question is related to this topic: How to convert tikz in eps and include it in same time within a TeX file Here is my MWE. I do not know why it does not work: \documentclass[tikz]{standalone} % ...
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musixflx not working on standalone

It is needed to compile standalone and musixflx for a musixtex. The basic code is as follow: \documentclass[ border={0.3cm % Izquierda 2pt % Abajo 15.1cm % Derecha +3pt % Arriba },...
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Check if a file has been modified since last compile in Overleaf

I have an if-statement that I call in my .tex document in Overleaf \IfFileExists{mypdf.pdf} {\includegraphics[width=1\textwidth}{mypdf.pdf}} {\includestandalone[width=1\...
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Proper usage of externalizing tikz/standalone with Overleaf

I've attempted to set up Tikz externalization to speed up how fast the compile time is on an Overleaf project I have. I followed the answers provided on the SE question How to externalize TikZ ...
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Overleaf using Corrupted Standalone?

I have a long tex file on Overleaf that just started, out of nowhere, failing to compile. I simplified it down to a minimal working example here \documentclass{article} %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% Pre-Load ...
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standalone-class: convert with dvisvgm - activate the all-pages option

If I want to convert each page of a pdf-file to the same number of single svg-files, a working command is: dvisvgm --pdf --page=1- in.pdf out.svg But if I set this into standalone.cls's convert-...
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Index not properly updating in a multifile document using standalone/import

I'm working on a large text, using multiple .tex files. I use the standalone / import packages to merge them into one single pdf document. At this time there are roughly 10 different .tex files ...
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standalone.cls maximum tikz picture size is 575?

I am trying to create an eps/pdf includeable graphics, and rather than working with fractions, I thought I would simply use large integers. However, somehow the standalone class and tikz don't like ...
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How to fit a standalone Tikz image in a two-column layout without compromising the font size?

Consider the following standalone Tikz dummy image, this file is named tikfig.tex: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{tikz-3dplot} \begin{document} \tikzset{every picture/....
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Compile glossary files individually for testing

Is there a setup that allows importing glossary definitions from another file, while at the same time being able to compile this file in a standalone manner (for testing purposes)? acronyms.tex \...
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Problems with currfiledir, pgfplotsstable and compilation from a section file

My project File tree - section - mysection.tex - tools - mystandalone_data.csv - mystandalone.tex main.tex MWE main.tex \documentclass{article} \usepackage[mode=buildmissing]{standalone} \...
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How do I display "R_1" INSIDE the resistor-'block', AND showing the value outside the resistor? (circuitikz)

How do I display "R_1" INSIDE the resistor, AND showing the value outside the resistor? \documentclass[]{standalone} \usepackage{circuitikz, siunitx} \begin{document} \begin{circuitikz}[...
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Footnotes between subfigures in a standalone document class

In the following MCE, the footnote is between the first and the second sub-figures. Okay, the document class is standalone and the log warns me: LaTeX Warning: Nested minipage: footnotes may be ...
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standalone & beamer, preview and crop

Following up on Using beamer tools in tikz, without creating slides: The combination of standalone and beamer via preview option would be great if it did work, but even this simple example (from ...
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tikzpicture does not fit in the document

I have a code, where I use some scopes to draw some 3D-figures. But the output does not fit in the standalone-document. \hbox{*} and \vbox{*} does not help. What do I have to do? Should look like ...
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Standalone tikz & Remember picture: not working when scaled

When I scale my \includestandalone[width=...], my remembered coordinate (A) is not at the right position anymore. How can I fix that? A.tex: a standalone tikz that defines the coordinate (A) at the ...
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Diagnosing Standalone and Gensymb conflict

Disclaimer: I am new-ish to LaTeX, and self-taught. I am trying to make a "Unit Circle" TikZ graphic, in which I would like to have the \degree symbol from the gensymb package in the label ...
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Modular and re-usable (tikz) pictures

The (tikz-based) pictures I create are often modular. Therefore it would be ideal to use the same source for different variants of of picture. Ideally this would be based on standalone, since this is ...
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Keeping size uniform in standalone pages while using tikz-3dplot

The change of the viewpoint's angles in tikz-3dplot changes the different pages while using standalone. How could I keep that size uniform? Adding a rectangle as background didn't work either, so a ...
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Combine multiple tikz pictures into the same page in standalone environmemt

I draw two circles in a standalone environment using the following code, but they are always rendered on separate pages. \documentclass[tikz,border=2pt]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} ...
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TikZ, standalone and bounding box

I'm aware of tikz' externalize feature, which I don't like because its following 'feature': if I have a picture in the middle of the document, then to externalize it, the inner latex call will process ...
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\AddToHook{begindocument/end}{⟨code⟩}\begin{document} not equivalent to \begin{document}⟨code⟩?

(This a follow up of this question about indentation of paragraphs with the standalone class.) The following MCE gives the expected result (indented paragraphs): \documentclass[varwidth]{standalone} \...
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Standalone Package: Convert multiple tikzpictures to png

I want to export multiple tikzpictures as png, directly within latex with the help of imagemagick. I use texifier on mac. The current code does only work for one picture, the rest of the pictures are ...
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Compiling standalone tikz picture from other document does not work

I have a tikz picture that works fine when I call pdflatex picture.tex. However, if I call pdflatex main.tex, which uses picture.tex, I receive the following error: ! Package pgfkeys Error: I do not ...
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Compile LaTeX multi-source project to Markdown

I am writing a quite complex LaTeX project, involving: user-defined environments/commands LuaLaTeX-specific dependencies TiKZ figures multiple source files handled with the import and standalone ...
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Combine two standalone class documents that have different formats

I would like to create a document using the standalone class, where some pages are in the regular A4 portrait format. Others should look approximately like this: \documentclass[preview,border={10cm ...
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Use dvisvgm within standalone convert options

I am trying to enable "one click" generation of PDF and SVG image files from the standalone class due to having a large number of images. This worked perfectly on my Intel Macintosh ...
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Positioning of overlays in documentclass standalone

I use the following code to overlay FIGURE2 onto FIGURE1: %\documentclass{beamer} \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \includegraphics[width=1\textwidth]{FIGURE1.pdf} \begin{...
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How to make standalone figs match the beamer's font formating?

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{pgfplots} % loads tikz which loads pgf \usepackage[american,siunitx]{circuitikz} \usetikzlibrary{arrows,calc,...
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best practise when combining standalone tex-files with latxmk

I am currently not sure how to best define my workflow and would like some advice on how to best proceed. Maybe I am just overlooking something obvious. Assuming the following tinker.tex file: \...
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How to Center a Circuitikz Drawing Inside Standalone Without a Border

I have created my custom electric component named myIC using the circuitikzgit.sty library (download link). myIC has three pins labeled PinA, PinB, and PinC. I defined this component within the ...
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landscape longtblr with tabularray and multi page in standalone environment

I'm using the longtblr environment of the relatively new package tabularray to typeset a very long table that spans several pages, and I'm also using the standalone package to alter it in a isolated ...
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`biblatex` and `\includestandalone` is causing unexpected indents in a `tikzpicture` nodes printed bibliography

I am attempting to include a biblatex bibliography within a standalone file containing a tikz flowchart. I am encountering a strange issue with the indents when the reference numbering is >10. For ...
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Standalone + biblatex breaks bibliography

Problem Bibliography isn't being generated when using the package standalone. Perhaps due to a missing .bbl-file. Details The story is that I tried using the standalone package but now my bibliography ...
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standalone's multi option doesn't crop page's content

The standalone documentation claims: If [the multi] option is activated multiple pages are supported. Each page will be cropped to its content plus the selected border (as long either preview or crop ...
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centering pgfplots in a standalone PDF file

I am using pgfplots to plot figure as a single pdf file, and then include it into the main latex code for the document. A simple example is as following. \documentclass[ border={0mm 0mm 0mm 0mm}, % ...
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Why are all of the nodes in this standalone tikz document moved to the bottom left? I am using pgfplots

I have the following code that I am using in pgfplots in a standalone tikz document: \documentclass[tikz]{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usetikzlibrary{positioning, arrows.meta} \pgfplotsset{...
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Line numbering fail in Standalone class

In the manual of standalone, it is written, that the margins are removed, so that the page ist croped to the content. In addition, we can use multiple pages thanks to "multi=my", which is ...
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standalone class and floatrow package: irrevocably incompatible?

The compilation of the following MCE: \documentclass[varwidth=15cm,float=false]{standalone} \usepackage{floatrow} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[ht] \centering A nice graphic! \caption{What a ...
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Standalone document of a fixed width

My publisher wants my images to be able to be loaded at 100% scale so that font sizes aren't scaled, but requires widths to be one of 20mm, 44mm, 68mm, 82mm or 140mm to correspond to the column widths ...
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Problem with Standalone package with if statements in subfile preamble

I'm trying to use the standalone package. The idea is to have a large collection of standalone TeX files each containing a 'problem' (all text), and to be able to compile larger documents, each ...
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Find the coordinates of a point in a TikZ picture, with respect to the borders drawn by standalone package

Consider a TikZ picture with a circle centred at (0,0) in the TikZ coordinate system. Surrounding the node is a complex shape, such as a curve as shown below. In the standalone package, the border is ...
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A practical way to create, copy and paste LaTeX-generated equations in png format with transparent background?

In order of priority: Online (I use Overleaf on a daily basis, Idk if it can help) (latex2png website seemed perfect at first but many packages are missing [e.g. I can't use the \mathscr{} command]) ...
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Why does \AddToHook{enddocument} create an extra page with the standalone class?

As shown in the following MWE, \AddToHook{enddocument} creates an extra page with the standalone class (with varwidth option), compared to the article class. Why, and is there a workaround? % \...
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LaTeX Table to Standalone?

I have a relatively complicated table with a lot of manual adjustments to the column widths and spacing that I am trying to convert to a standalone pdf (for the purpose of ultimately inserting it into ...
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l3build testing several tcolorbox theorems: what would be the best way?

(I'm (still) in the process of trying to understand how l3build tests work.) Suppose I'd like to l3build a test for a class (based on standalone class, but I guess it is of little importance here) ...
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