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Topic: fyi, making animation into PDF file from images genenerated by Mathematica
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Re: fyi, making animation into PDF file from images genenerated by Mathematica
Posted: Jun 6, 2013 7:25 AM
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Dear Nasser

Many thanks for making the guideline on how to make animations available.

There is a lot of useful information on your web page for newbies like me. Thanks a lot.



On Jun 5, 2013, at 4:30 AM, Nasser M. Abbasi <> wrote:

> I use Latex to make PDF's where graphics output of plots
> and Manipulate and other Mathematica commands are embedded
> inside PDF as animation with live controls in the
> PDF file to play/stop/step the animations in the PDF file.
> So I thought to document the steps in case someone might find it useful.
> It is simple method to use, and uses pdflatex and the nice animate package
> that comes with Latexto create the PDF file. I use TexLive, but MikeTex
> Latex should also work.
> It is possible ofcourse to embed animated gif and other movies
> into a PDF directly, but the above method allows one to have
> live controls to actually play the animation and control its speed,
> step through it, etc... while in the PDF file. The above
> link contains 2 small pdf's with Mathematica animation in them
> to try them.
> --Nasser

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