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Questions tagged [latex]

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Is there a Firefox Add-on that lets you copy and paste Latex from websites?

Some websites like Wikipedia don't let me copy and paste the Latex.
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Drawing 1 dimension Convolutional Neural Network

I am working on a text classification problem. I am using Natural Language Processing (NLP) with deep learning. Thus, I want to draw 1 dimension CNN. Is there any tool, or Latex code to draw that. I ...
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Is there an LaTeX editor embeddable in a web site?

For a project I need allow LaTeX input from a from website's users. I want a light weight LaTeX Editor that I can embed in my website and help them to write and edit their documents. I want this ...
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library or program to convert ppt/pptx files to odt files

I have ppt/pptx files that I want to convert to text format like odt or LaTeX for printing. Printing ppt/pptx files is possible but not ideal since slides take to much space(require more papers) even ...
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Documenting an Application via Repository

I am looking for a recommendation on what solution is a good practice for documenting and updating an application using a git repository. We are working with a large codebase and multiple teams of ...
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GNU/Linux alternative to Math input panel

For scientific writing I am used to write formulas in LaTeX typesetting them by keyboard. A colleague showed me how this can be done way faster: He just draws the formula with a stylus in a program ...
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Tool to obtain information from tex-generated and ps-generated PDFs

This question is reposted from StackOverflow. As a research mathematician I find it useful to sometimes read only the main results of a math paper. For a human this is usually very easy to achieve: ...
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Alternative to Latex

I am searching an alternative to latex. The software should be used to create coloured invoices (PDF) for the gas and electricity industry. I know that latex is great for math, but in this case it ...
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form/correspondence editor and generator for web and print

Context: currently using apache FOP to create templates for both web forms to collect information in, printing surveys that are physically mailed out (and OCR'd on return), and printing letters/...
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Free rich text editor for website with Latex math support

I am looking for free for commercial use (not trial) rich text editor which supports Latex math (something like stackoverflow.com use), in order to include it into my website and allow users to make ...
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Windows dark themed with autocomplete Tex editor?

I have been trying different editors, but I always find that they are lacking some of the traditional code editors' features. The only one I have found that could fit the requirements of being dark ...
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How to organize math notes?

I need to organize all of my math notes. I would like to create a sort of library of notes, where a note can link other notes and each note is stored in plain text format (for example, Markdown + ...
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Text-based note taking applicationg with solid math support and good organization

I am looking for something like Boostnote. However, it seems that Boostnote is not able to handle very large collections of notes. It also has some interface quirks (it scrolls up and down a bit ...
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Math writing tablet apps instead of LaTeX

I am not fluent in LaTeX and was wondering whether any of the new iPad pen-input apps are very useful for writing math documents more fluently than using LaTeX as a proxy language. If so, which one/...
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Programming animations for mathematical formulas

I'm trying to make animations to explain mathematical concepts in which formulas would play a big role. I'd need text and formulas to do some simple things like fading in and out, moving, rotating, ...
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Convert pen and paper math expressions into latex

I've seen some questions about this that are somewhat dated, so I'm asking again in case something new has come up. Context: I'm a student who spends a lot of time making math notes on pen and paper. ...
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Are there any instant messaging apps that support Markdown and LaTex?

I am a college student, and we come across situations where we need to discuss homework and concepts that we have to learn. We traditionally use WhatsApp, but that's not really a good enough app, as ...
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Modern TeX/LaTeX Literate Programming Tool?

Originally posted on the TeX/LaTeX Stack Exchange here. Note that I had to remove some links due to not having enough reputation here to include them yet.      I've been ...
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Word processor for math and code?

I'm looking for a graphic word processor who can support LaTeX such as Stack Exchange just by writing $\formula$, but also code writing. It's for taking my notes in my IT - math class.
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The best software to create book?

I want to start writing book and I'm interested what software is available on the web. It should have: Be open source. Easy to write. Create LaTeX. Easy to format. Write in easy syntax.
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Building a Markdown, Math Notation, Syntax Highlighting Text Editor

I want to have a text editor like that of SO and and math.stackexchange.com. That will work on web browsers like that of SE. I need some level of markup support and also math notation support like ...
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Track changes with in pdf documents for non-Latex reviewers

Background: I'm one of the very few people using LaTeX in my university. And every time I'm stage where I present a first draft to my professors I'm faced with the same problem. They are used to ...
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LaTeX editor that can insert images automatically

I'm pretty fluent in the LaTeX typesetting language, and often use it to make quick notes on things I'm thinking about, for future reference. I have this process pretty streamlined by now, but I hit a ...
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Software editor supporting TeX maths, code highlighting, & specific requirements

I've had this problem for a while, a lot of people around me (sciences) seem to have this problem as well, and so far I haven't found a satisfactory solution. I would like to find a tool for taking ...
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Automatically remove white borders from pdfs, no OCR, command line

(similar question exists, is explicitly for another platform and doesn't mention that no OCR is needed) I need a command line tool (or a PDF viewer which supports this as a display option) which can ...
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LibreOffice Math to LaTeX Extension

I'm looking for an extension that works with LibreOffice's Math application where I could create mathematical formulas in the application and then use the extension to export the formulas to LaTeX. I ...
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Drawing convolutional neural networks

Is there any software used to draw figures in academic papers describing the structure of neural networks (specifically convolutional networks)? The closest solution to what I want is the TikZ LaTeX ...
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Software for a personal wiki with (good) LaTeX support

I want to use a wiki for organizing my research in Mathematics. It is only for me and few colleagues. It must be an online wiki since I am not the only editing it. It needs to have a good support to ...
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Convert a .bbl file to a .bib file

I am looking for a program or web service that can convert a .bbl file to a .bib file. Any OS/license/price is fine. I am aware that some information may be missing in the resulting .bib file, which ...
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Visual LaTeX editor with citation management

I need a visual LaTeX editor for general use on Ubuntu 14.04+. To be more specific, some features that would be helpful would include: Bibliography/references/inline citation management Footnote ...
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Eclipse plugin with live preview for LaTeX

I am looking for an Eclipse plugin that gives a live preview when editing a LaTeX file. It should work on Windows.
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Sublime Text plugin with live preview for LaTeX

I am looking for a Sublime Text plugin that gives a live preview when editing a LaTeX file. It should work on Windows.
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Pdf reader + Latex with hyperlinks to references

Is it possible to have a pdf reader/reader plugin for Ubuntu that can automatically navigate Latex references as hyperlinks? Usually, the hyperlinking depends on whether or not a pdf document has ...
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Tools that allow to write markdown, latex and R code (knitr) in the same document and convert to pdf?

I have been searching the internet for hours but I think I am looking in the wrong direction. Hopefully this is the right place for asking, otherwise please point me in the right direction :) I ...
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Offline LaTeX Editor and compiler for Android

I'm looking for an android app that allows me to write and compile LaTeX documents. It must: Work completely offline I'll probably be working at home a lot and there I only a have a dial up ...
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What could I use to read and annotate pdf files on my tablet and have them sync to a reference management library?

I use Zotero to manage my citation library with a WebDAV server to sync the files. I would like be able to read and annotate the pdf files on my android tablet and have them sync back to the citation ...
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Personal wiki-hosting with LaTeX-like equations

I really like how Wikipedia works. But you cannot write original research nor beletry on Wikipedia :-( … nor use it as you personal blog ;-) So I would like to find some wiki-hosting as similar to ...
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Adobe Illustrator (or Inkscape) plugin for inputing LaTeX math equations (positioning and rendering of STIX/XITS font symbol groups)

I'm looking for a plugin for Adobe Illustrator (or Inkscape) which will allow me to enter a LaTeX math equation in a GUI box to create a grouped object made up of appropriately positioned and resized ...
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Which LaTeX editor can I use to create a sane book publishing workflow for non-savvy writers?

I'm in a bit of a sticky position having to introduce several people to work that is inherently harder than what they are going to be comfortable with. I would like to ease this transition my making ...
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System for self-evaluation and practice of mathematics

I'm looking for a package to implement a small online learning environment. The public are new students at our university who may want some extra classes in mathematical topics. There are two parts: ...
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Android app to convert handwritten math equations to LaTeX code

I found some programs to convert handwritten math equations into latex code such as: MyScript Mathpad (only iOS) InLage (only Windows) But I didn't find any app for android. Is there any app for ...
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Does it exist a free version such as GoogleDocs or similar, but with LaTex syntax included in the editor?

I am looking for something similar to GoogleDocs or ShareLaTex, but so far the former does not provide LaTex syntax and the later has a licensing model I believe. Any advice is greatly appreciated.
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Spotting LaTeX math common mistakes

I am looking for a program that can read a LaTeX file and give a warning (+ ideally a fix suggestion) for each common mistake it spots in math formulas. If possible, free and works with Windows 7 SP1 ...
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Formatting academic references into bibtex

I am looking for a program or web service that can take as inputs a list of academic references in "plain text" format like MLA/APA/Chicago/etc, e.g.: Addison, Paul S. " Wavelet transforms and ...
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Spell-checker for LaTeX documents

I am looking for a program that can perform spell-checking for a LaTeX document that comprises several .tex files and one .bib. If possible: free Windows 7 grammar checking too GUI
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Read LaTeX preamble

Can someone suggest me a library/tool/webservice/api used to read and process the preamble of a LaTeX file? I would prefer it in PHP, but any back-end language will suffice. I just need to check if a ...
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PDF to LaTeX converter

I am searching for a free software that converts a PDF in a LaTeX file. Actually I don't need it to convert the whole PDF, I just need to "extract" the formulas and use them to make my own LaTeX file....
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Program to convert Excel 2013 spreadsheets to LaTeX tables

I'm looking for a program or web-service that can convert Microsoft Excel 2013 spreadsheets to LATEX tables And if possible: free works on Windows 7 The package Excel-to-LaTeX only works for Ex­...
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Program to create LaTeX tables

I'm looking for a program that helps creating LaTeX tables by providing many features: switching columns or rows applying style to cells such as changing the background change the style of the bars ...
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Program to generate a LaTeX table from an image containing a table

I'm looking for a program that can: generate a LaTeX table from a scanned page containing a table E.g. if the input is the ouput would be the corresponding LaTeX code: \begin{tabular}{|r|l|} \...