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

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Mathematica doesn't generate PDF correctly

When saving my notebook as PDF Mathematica 12.0 does not print special caracters (<, >, :, ;, and so on) and numbers correctly. My example: It never happened in previous versions. Do you know ...
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How to export high dpi PDF graphics at a low physical dimension with small file size?

Exporting PDFs While it is seemingly obvious how to export higher resolution pdf vector graphics: https://mathematica.stackexchange.com/search?q=pdf+export+high+resolution There is nothing to be ...
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Import and merge PDF files

I have a folder with several pdf no more than 50, I would like to import them to be disordered and that the output was a single pdf (you can imagine it as a proof of form A and we want to produce form ...
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High-dpi screen having troubles with exporting DensityPlot as PDF

I recently upgraded my laptop to one with a higher dpi screen (72->96), and it has caused a world of problems with various applications, specifically Mathematica. I run Ubuntu 18.04, and previous to ...
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String getting modified after exporting to PDF

I create and export the plot: ...
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Problem exporting vector graphics (PDF) in Mathematica Notebook Front-End using remote kernel on linux

I'm not being able to export vector graphics images (especially PDF) in a Mathematica Notebook Front-End in Windows 8.1 using a remote kernel on a Linux server. I can, however, export Raster Image ...
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How do I prevent plot range clipping errors in a pdf printout?

Bug introduced in 11.3 or earlier I am using Mathematica 11.3 on a Windows 10 computer. I plotted several data sets of mine in a ListLinePlot. While the .pdf file looks perfectly in the current Adobe ...
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Programmatically creating a notebook containing plots for PDF export

In order to save computation results, I want to programmatically create some MMA notebooks and export them as PDF files. It works fine for text: ...
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How can I split a column across pages in PDF export?

Suppose I have two cells. The first cell is styled with "Section", and has contents "Section". The second cell is ...
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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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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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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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Export Graph to “Full Size” (as I see on screen)

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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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Print to PDF from Acrobat PDF printer (in Windows )

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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

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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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TableForm in CreateDocument [duplicate]

Writing: ...
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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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How to export ContourPlot to vector graphics with fewer nodes?

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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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Problem with Exporting Grid to PDF

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