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Questions tagged [pdf-format]

Questions relating to the importing, exporting, and extraction of data from PDF files

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Exporting JPEG images to PDF losslessly (without modifying them)

I have several JPG images each representing one page of document. I want to export them to PDF file but without re-encoding them. I am able to do it, but images are always modified by Mathematica. ...
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Adding the option ChartElementFunction -> “GlassBoxWhisker” to BoxWhiskerChart increases file size enormously

I would like to export BoxWhiskerChart figure as PDF file. Adding the option ChartElementFunction -> "GlassBoxWhisker" to <...
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PDF export on macOS Mojave does not show axes correctly

I am using Mathematica 11.3.0.0 on macOS 10.14.3. I found something goes crazy when I exported a plot with legends. In the notebook, everything seems fine Then I used the export command to export it ...
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Exporting Summary Boxes

I would like to Export a Summary Box in its expanded Form. How do i do this? I can Export a collapsed Summary Box by doing: ...
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Editing a PDF directly in Mathematica

So...Mathematica broke PDF export on macOS recently (or rather they simply failed to keep up with macOS changes and refused to issue a patch via paclet). This is a problem, to say the least, since I ...
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Export image as pdf, which is PDF/A valid

Assume following plot in Mathematica (version 11.2): ...
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How do you upload text from a PDF using FormFunction?

I can import text from a PDF using text = Import[filename, "Plaintext"]; I'd like to do the same thing using FormFunction, but am unsure how. I've tried the ...
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Font in graphics changes when saving as pdf in Mathematica 11 [duplicate]

Consider a simple plot with text: Show[Plot[x^2, {x, 0, 10}], Graphics[Text[Style["some text", Large], {4, 10}]]] You can see Mathematica's output on the left ...
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ProteinData Error: “Cannot import data as PDS format”

I'm trying to use the mathematica examples for plotting Proteins: But when I type the command I get the next error: How can I import data as PDB format?
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PDF export in Mac OSX Mojave [duplicate]

Exporting a simple graph as PDF in Mac OSX Mojave changes the text to a different, bold font: ...
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RunProcess Does not Stop

I want to convert a latex file to a pdf file, using Mathematica. To do that, I installed MikTex and the I can run the following command in cmd: lualatex main.txt ...
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Mathematica exporting issues with Row[]

I've had this issue for quite awhile - and it's quite frustrating. When publishing papers, we try to get all of our figures in .pdf for obvious reasons. Usually, Mathematica exports to .pdf just fine, ...
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Export paginated table

I have a large data set which I need to export as a table to a PDF file. At the moment, I do this by exporting as CSV, applying some styling in Excel (display as table, autofit column width, etc.), ...
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PDF Export in 11.3

I have some Mathematica notebooks that have text, code, plots, and hyperlinks in some text cells. The notebooks use a custom stylesheet that I've used for a number of years. Up until version 11.3 ...
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PDF export on macOS Mojave produces bold fonts

I have updated my OS to macOS 10.14 Mojave. I found whenever I export a plot into a PDF file, the font of the label and ticks are automatically replaced into a bold font. I use Mathematica 11.3. Any ...
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Trouble importing PDF onto mathematica

I'm new to Mathematica, so I don't really understand some of the coding. Each time I enter this, or a variant of this code ...
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Add a form-field to a PDF

I would like to create a pdf with an editable text field. In other words, a pdf that I can open in Adobe Reader and enter text at a specific location. Is this somehow possible with Mathematica ? A ...
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Adding an Image at a specific place on an existing image

I have created the following PDF: Basically an image, with a description underneath and a space to take some personal notes: ...
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How to Retain Frame Color when Saving as PDF

Alright, so I am trying to export a homework assignment in full color. I tried simply saving as a pdf, however I lost my frame color. Is there a SetOptions[] command that I am missing to retain this ...
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How can I get Manipulate[] graphics to print when batch printing notebooks?

I want to print Manipulate[] graphics while batch printing several notebooks. Here's the long version: I have several Manipulate[] graphics cells in my notebooks. The only way I know of to get the ...
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Undesirable grid appears when ParametricPlot is exported as PDF

Writing: plot = ParametricPlot[{x, Min[1, 2] t}, {x, 0, 2}, {t, 0, 1}, PlotRange -> {{0, 2}, {-1, 2}}] I get: but if I write: ...
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Optimal Size labelling for saving Graph on File

I looked at Labeling vertices by number in Graph: Getting text to display at the right size but did not find an answer for my case. I want to save a table of graphs on file, pdf or PNG, for a ...
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Exporting/Saving Notebook with Non English characters to PDF

On a related question, I now have another problem with saving notebook to PDF. OS: Windows 7 SP1 English Ultimate MMA: 11.3 X64 The Chinese characters displays ...
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Saving in 2D and 3D in vectorial (pdf or svg) format

Good Day everybody, I have difficulties to save both 2D and 3D plots in vectorial format. I can get acceptable results if I save manually: righ-click on image, "Save Graphic as..." or "Print as...". ...
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Displaying, exporting, and saving Grid with square cells

I am trying to save (export) to PDF. ...
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How to calculate the area under value x=[2, 4] for SmoothHistogram (PDF)

I have a discrete signal. How can I calculate the area under the curve for $2\le x \le 4$? How can I fill the same area in the plot generated by SmoothHistogram? ...
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How to view the print/PDF printable page edge in a Notebook?

Motivation: I don't normally print or save as PDF notebooks, but when I do, it's annoying to see that some plots exceded the page width as defined in the print configurations. It would be nice to see ...
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Bold font is very rough in exported rasterized pdf

For example ...
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“Unsupported Shading type 7” error when importing back pdf for DensityPlot

This post is somewhat related to this one. We generate a density plot and stored it in plot variable. ...
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is poor document-production support intentional? [closed]

I recently endured substantial frustration trying to save a slide show as PDF (never achieving anything acceptible), but generally I have had decent luck with regular notebooks (even big ones). Here, ...
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How to correctly export a plot in pdf? [closed]

I'm currently plotting three functions on a graph using: ...
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How to export notebook in PDF with long formulas in traditional format?

I am trying to export notebook in PDF but these formulas below always automatically converts to raw input form such as $a/b$ instead of $\frac{a}{b}$. So it doesn't look nice. There are many other ...
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Line wrapping in a PDF document

Writing: list = ConstantArray[0, {2, 35}]; doc = CreateDocument[ExpressionCell[TableForm[list, TableSpacing -> {2, 2}], "Output"]]; Export["test.pdf", doc]; ...
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FrameTicks with a tick mark function breaks PDF-Export

I seem to have a problem with the export of plots to PDF when using the FrameTicks option. Using the example from the documentation: ...
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Broken lines in exporting pdf of 3D plot in Mathematica 10

I want a 3D-plot with mesh lines as written in the code below: ...
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Export to PDF: DensityPlot & AllowRasterization->False

How to get production-quality vector graphic exported from Mathematica that looks like what is plotted in Mathematica. Example code: ...
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How can I standardize the coordinate origin for exported/imported outlines?

There is a widely known trick of converting letters to curves: ...
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Remove Resolution Limit of Vector Graphics Output

I am currently trying to export an ArrayPlot of data in vectorized form as a physically small PDF, in this case 31x256 data points into a final figure size of 180 ...
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ExportString “PDF” crashes FrontEnd session

While doing some general tests with this post, it appears that this simple command crashes my whole Mathematica session (Mathematica 11.2.0, OSX 10.11.6): ...
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Import text outlines from PDF format properly

Bug introduced in 10.0 and persisting through 11.3 I am attempting to implement this: How can I wrap text around a circle? But I need Unicode support. Unfortunately, in my case, this gives a broken ...
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Triangular pattern in plot faces [duplicate]

I am trying to export this figure to pdf: ...
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How does PDF export handle text alignment?

Context: In digging into How can I get Mathematica to not mis-align plot labels when exporting to pdf without rasterizing the text?, and getting an answer to How does pdf export compute the size of ...
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How does pdf export compute the size of the bounding box of Inset?

It does not seem to be using Rasterize[Text[...], "RasterSize"] nor ImageDimensions[ImageCrop[Graphics[Text[...]]]] nor ...
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What is the problem with the “|” character inside of strings?

When the "|" character appears inside of a string containing linear box syntax, SyntaxQ returns ...