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Questions tagged [yap]

{yap} is for questions addressing issues related to YAP. YAP is a software to view a DVI file compiled by TeX before you send it to a printer.

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Texify problem received in yap file

I m receiving the following message at my yap file when i texify TeX output 2019.04.29:1550' -> C:\Program Files (x86)\MiKTeX 2.8\miktex\bin\dvips.exe: ! Couldn't find header file arial.pfb. Note ...
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Can I make Yap print DVI files 2 pages per sheet?

If I try to do this on my HP LaserJet Professional P1606dn I get a MiKTeX Problem Report "METAFONT mode mismatch", Data: info="422 vs. 600".
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Font “…8r” not loadable in Yap

The background to this question is that I am a freelance typesetter working on the second edition of a book that I first typeset six years ago. I have a new computer now, but I made sure to copy over ...
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Cannot do inverse search with vim's latex-suite and YAP

Though forward search works fine, something is going wrong with the inverse search. In YAP, the command line for inverse DVI search is set to be C:\Users\user\Vim\vim80\gvim.exe -c ":RemoteOpen +%l %...
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Strange characters in YAP (DVI Previewer) Dialog Boxes

A colleague using MiKTeX 6300 and WinEdt 10.2 together with YAP to view DVIs is having problems with font encoding in dialog boxes produced by YAP, two samples of which are given below. These cropped ...
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Cannot start YAP anymore on Windows 10 - “MiKTeX encountered an internal error.”

Since six weeks or two months YAP does not work for me anymore. May be, Windows 10's update 1607 was performed then. But I'm not sure. Message in "MiKTeX Problem Report" is "MiKTeX encountered an ...
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pdf annotations

There is a package pdfcomments to place annotations in the pdf. However, when producing DVI output, yap gives errors. I do not mind not seeing the annotations in the DVI, but I do mind seeing the ...
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MiKTeX Problem Report

I am getting the following MiKTeX Problem Report when trying to compile LaTeX->DVI. The problem occurs with random documents (other documents compile just fine) and seems to be a YAP rendering issue. ...
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How can I add YAP to a TexLive installation? [closed]

I don't like TeXLive's DVIOUT; I do like MikTeX's YAP... unlike in this question, I don't want an independent YAP installation - I want to graft it onto TeXLive. Is that possible?
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YAP: Permission denied after recompilation

Some time ago I installed MiKTeX 2.9 with TeXnicCenter 2.0 beta (64bit) and YAP 2.9.4206. Since then I've had a problem with recompiling. That is, if YAP is already running and displaying my .dvi-file,...
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Acquiring YAP without MiKTeX

It's a very trivial question, but where I can to download YAP without MiKTeX? I have begun to use TeX Live instead if MiKTeX, however, I want to keep YAP. In TeX Live, there is only DVIOUT ...
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Error viewing dvi file: Postscript specials could not be rendered

How to rectify this error while viewing .dvi file, ******* Error: /undefined in H.S Operand stack: --nostringval-- PermitFileReading --nostringval-- PermitFileWriting --nostringval-- ...
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Ghostscript Error “undefined in H.S”

I downloaded a thesis proposal template. When I compile it no error appears, but to display dvi, I got the following error. So what is the problem and how to fix it? Error: /undefined in H.S Operand ...
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Problems rendering BeamerTex Postscript specials in WinEdt 6.0

I have a beamer .tex file which I know works perfectly on TexShop. However, when I texify the same document on WinEdt 6.0, the document does not display properly. No images appear, and anytime I try ...
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Error when trying to preview PDF documents with TeXlipse

I'm using TeXlipse (LaTeX plugin for eclipse) and I want to preview my LaTeX document. I have configured yap in the viewer settings. When I push the preview button I get an error in the console: ...