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TeX4ebook is a collection of lua scripts and LaTeX packages for converting LaTeX files to ebook formats, including epub, epub3, and mobi.

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Using minitoc and hyperref with tex4ebook

the question results from this thread minilot and minilof with tex4ht . when compiling with tex4ebook, there seems to be a problem with the hyperref package when generating the minilot and minilof: ...
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mathdisplay in tex4ebook

i've read this question Choppy equations with tex4ht and currently im displaying math as png pictures with the mybuild.mk4 file Make:image("png$","dvipng -bg Transparent -T tight -D151 -o ${...
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Memory error with tabular and latest Tex4ebook running on Texlive 2018

This is a followup of my question here and uses the same MWE and the config file provided by michal.h21. MWE \documentclass[ebook,12pt,oneside,openany]{memoir} \usepackage{lipsum} \setsecheadstyle{...
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Faulty chapter header with latest Tex4ebook running on Texlive 2018

This is a followup of my question here and uses the same MWE and the config file provided by michal.h21. MWE: \documentclass[ebook,12pt,oneside,openany]{memoir} \usepackage{lipsum} \...
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How to add appendix into bookmark for tex4ebook?

Here is the code: \documentclass{amsbook} \usepackage{bookmark} \begin{document} \tableofcontents \chapter{Hello} Hello \chapter{Hi} Hi \appendix \chapter{One} One \chapter{Two} ...
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tex4ebook: stack not empty at end of page?

I tried to compile an article, the source code of which is downloadable, to an ebook with tex4ebook. After some trivial modifications: --- ../formal.orig.tex 2018-11-23 17:05:07.032134691 +0100 +++ ...
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Ligatures generated by tex4ebook inconsistently supported

As a followup to htlatex, garamond fonts, and nulled "ff" and "fi" strings on getting ligatures working correctly with tex4ebook, I've managed to get ligatures to not be replaces ...
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tex4ht (or tex4ebook) is not compatible with ^\mathbb, _\mathfrak, etc

To export many mathematical articles and surveys to Kindle from the LaTeX source code, I am trying to use tex4ebook. It seems to me that I still need to hack many LaTeX codes to finish the compilation,...
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Using subfigure with tex4ht

i've read this question and the subfigure environment works fine, except captions aren't centered below the images. Instead, it looks like this: is there a way to fix this? my config.cfg looks like ...
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Problems with ligature and libertine font -

I cannot post a comment under my previous question so (i fixed some files because i misunderstood somethings, but there is a problème with tt => fl in sffamily not smallcaps and it seems it cannot do ...
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Configure bibitem command in tex4ebook/make4ht

I am looking for a place to find how to configure the \bibitem tag in tex4ebook/make4ht. All bibitems are inlined without </br> I tried: {\Configure{bibitem}{\NoFonts \HCode{</br>}}{}\...
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Problems with ligatures

I have some problems to make ligatures (not) work in epub. my MWE : \documentclass[10pt,a5paper]{book} \usepackage[french]{babel} \usepackage{libertine} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{...
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tex4ht, including graphics in a table with pic-tabular option

i'm trying to convert a Latex document into an ebook using tex4ht. The document contains many tables, which are way too large and complex for an ebook. After some research i found the "pic-tabular" ...
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Faulty section header with latest Tex4ebook running on Texlive 2018

This is a followup of my question here and uses the same MWE and the config file provided by michal.h21. MWE: \documentclass[ebook,12pt,oneside,openany]{memoir} \usepackage{lipsum} \...
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Using imakeidx in tex4ebook with Polyglossia for Devanagari

I am trying to create a Marathi ebook using the packages Polyglossia an tex4ebook. Following is the MWE I prepared following the instructions from @michal.h21 (which were given to produce the MWE that ...
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Error with latest tex4ebook and biblatex using Texlive 2017 (Windows)

I am using the test setup from this question. I updated my Texlive 2017 packages and now the file will not process and gives an error: Package biblatex Info: Trying to load bibliographic data... ...
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tex4ebook with diacritics and tibetan font

I'm trying to convert to ePub an english commentary of a Tibetan text which includes some mantras in Tibetan writing and helpful pronunciation, using tex4ebook. The follow test.tex is an example: % !...
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tex4ht/tex4ebook: resetting footnote counter, allowing for multiple footnotes with same number

I've got a book containing multiple articles. Since each article is a text on its own, I reset the footnote counter to 0, whenever a new article starts, so that the numbering of the footnotes starts ...
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Strange page numbers with mobi format and tex4ebook

Tex4ebook is producing strange page numbers in the toc on a kindle. MWE: \documentclass[ebook,12pt,oneside,openany]{memoir} \begin{filecontents}{\jobname.bib} @book{Hiemenz, author={Hiemenz}, ...
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Section head style with memoir class and tex4ebook

Tex4ebook seems to ignore the \setsecheadstyle command with the memoir class. MWE: \documentclass[ebook,12pt,oneside,openany]{memoir} \usepackage{lipsum} \setsecheadstyle{\normalsize\itshape\...
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Errors when generating epub and mobi formats with tex4ebook

This is a follow-up of my questions from here and here. The setup files have been provided by @Michal.h21. I am getting errors when using tex4ebook and generating epub and mobi outputs. The input ...
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Some further issues with index generation and tex4ebook

This is a follow-up of my previous question here. It uses the files provided by @Michal.h21. I have modified the input file as below: \documentclass[ebook,12pt,oneside,openany]{memoir} \begin{...
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Using storebox with tex4ebook

Is there any way to get the storebox package to work with tex4ebook? A MWE based on the storebox document is: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{storebox} \newstorebox{\mybox} \begin{document} \...
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Book template for tex4ebook

I am trying to set up a book template for tex4ebook using memoir and Texlive. The MWE that has everything I want is: \documentclass[ebook,12pt,oneside,openany]{memoir} \begin{filecontents}{test.bib}...
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tex4ebook paragraph spacing, centering, and newpages

I'm having trouble replicating the work of others in getting a LaTeX document properly rendering in the epub format. Specifically I'm having trouble with paragraph spacing, centering, and newpage/...
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Change the appearance of the section and subsection of the TOC of an epub tex4epub tex4ht

I hope that @michal.h21 can help me. I tried your solution which works well, but I did not mention that the section and subsections too are modified. I generalized the situation with the following ...
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Tex4ebook and bibliographies

What is the preferred way of using bibliographies with Tex4ebook? I have tried using bibtex and biblatex but cannot get the bibliography to show on the epub. I tried the method in In which order ...
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tex4ebook, use paragraph and subsubsubsection in TOC

@michal.h21 EDIT2: I updates all the repositories from https://github.com/michal-h21. It works . I edited the code which does not work this is what I do. I copy your cfg.cfg, I create the myfile.tex ...
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tex4ebook HTML TIDY, how to install

I see on the webpage for tex4ebook by @michal.h21, https://github.com/michal-h21/tex4ebook @michal.h21 that I can tidy my html code for the output as .html and .epub from the input of my .tex. I ...
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TeX to html (and from there, to .mobi) for

I am a complete beginner at TeX, but am trying to convert Euclid's Elements from Project Gutenberg's TeX format to html so that I can then use Calibre's command-line ebook-convert to go to .mobi for ...
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tex4ebook error: unable to convert to number

I tried to run tex4ebook on the same MWE of this question (actually I tried also with a much more complex source, getting the same problem) \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \...
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tex4ebook and 4ht files

I am using MiKTeX on windows and calling tex4ebook.lua as a parameter to lualatex to make epub3. Can somebody explain in simple terms what the .4ht files in the tex4ebook directory are used for ...
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Tex4ebook and page breaks

This is a follow-up of this question of mine and uses the same setup. How do I force tex4ebook to respect requests to go to a new page. Example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xskak} \...
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tex4ebook and chess symbols

This is a follow-up of this question of mine and uses the same setup. I am trying to typeset chess annotation symbols. The MWE is \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xskak} \newcommand\mychessboard[...
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Using xskak and tex4ebook

Does anyone know how to get these packages to work together. Minimal example (test.tex). \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{xskak} \begin{document} \newchessgame[id=main] \chessboard \end{...
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tex4ebook accents displays as wrong characters + only produces ePub 2.0 no 3.0

I've installed newest tex4ebook (didn't tried for about a year). Now I can't get ePub 3.0 - only ePub 2.0 (as says Sigil 0.9.5 when opening) and Sigil says it has to fix some characters in ePub. My ...
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Can LaTeX be used to create flexible ebook typesize and pagesize, like html?

I've overheard mention of LaTeX being used for the production of eBooks. I'm thinking that it's in reference to producing small pages of a fixed size, say 7", fixed type size, say 8pt, for reading ...
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Can't include diagram with tex4ebook

I would like to convert a scientific book with lots of formulas and tables to epub3. So far I have read all the posts that are tagged and related to tex4ebook, tex4ht etc. and I have managed to ...
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Tex4ebook not generating SVG files

I followed the instructions in this other question to generate an ePub from Latex with SVG images(I don't want to use ePub 3.0) with tex4ebook, but the generated epub has no images. I already found ...
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Tex4ebook - incorrect chapter/appendix order

Running Tex4ebook on this minimal example: \documentclass{book} \begin{document} \chapter{First chapter} \appendix \chapter{First appendix} \end{document} results in an Epub with the appendix ...
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The best way for math in epub - font or SVG? (tex4ebook)

with some math as HTML it doesn't display well on some readers. How can I include a specific font to epub for this badly displayed math? Or is there any option to convert all math to picture (SVG)? ...
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Equation shown as nonexistent picture with tex4ebook

I successfully compiled a tex source using tex4ebook, but none of the equations (\begin{equation}) are shown properly: In Calibre Viewer, I get a blue question mark, the one for "file not found". In ...
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Multiple source document with htlatex and tex4ebook

How should I compile a document with chapters on different tex files using tex4ebook? The output of 'tex4ebook main.tex' has valid title page, index, empty chapters and valid bibliography. Structure ...
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Two navigation issues for Kindle (and other) ebooks

First, the Kindle Publishing Guidelines strongly recommend an HTML table of contents (TOC) which is now possible in tex4ebook. They also say it should be available to users either via a guide item in ...
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Need to avoid duplication of cover image in Kindle book (tex4ebook)

tex4ebook includes the cover as the first page of the book. However, the Kindle automatically includes the cover as the first page, getting the cover from the OPF file. The result is a duplicate ...
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After hand-editing tex4ebook epub folder, how to repackage?

TeX4ebook makes an "epub" folder which it automatically zips to make a .epub file. Occasionally (doing my best to be nice here) tex4ht produces code which needs to be hand-corrected. There must be ...
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How to include figures and other files in TeX4ebook

My ebook has several figures, and I would also like to embed font files. I have dealt with the figures in an ad hoc way: after the first compilation, I go to the book-epub folder and drop the files in ...
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Kindle DX formatting problem with tex4ebook

MWEs don't get much more minimal than this: \documentclass[]{book} \begin{document} This is \emph{very} strange \end{document} You can compile it using tex4ebook, but htlatex example.tex xhtml has ...
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How can I get rid of chapter numbers in TeX4ebook ncx TOC?

My book does not have numbered chapters, and it is typeset correctly, but in the ncx table of contents TeX4ebook provides the chapter number 0 before chapters in the main matter only. Here is my MWE: ...
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tex4ebook for dummies [closed]

I'm not able to make tex4ebook to work with even the simplest document. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \begin{document} \section{section 1} this is a ...