TexText - Re-editable LaTeX graphics for Inkscape

TexText is a Python extension for the vector graphics editor Inkscape providing the possibility to add and re-edit LaTeX generated SVG elements to your drawing.

TexText dialog with Inkscape

Key features

  • Compatible with Inkscape 1.0 and 0.92
  • Windows/ Linux/ MacOS support
  • LaTeX generated SVG elements can be re-edited later
  • Multi-line editor with syntax highlighting
  • Compilation with PdfLaTeX, XeLaTeX or LuaLaTex
  • Interoperable scaling in TexText and Inkscape
  • Customizable TeX preamble (additional packages, parskip, parindent, etc.)
  • Colorization via TeX commands/ Inkscape is kept after re-editing
  • Alignment anchor of the produced output
  • Font size match with Inkscape text
  • Preview images
  • Compatibility with TexText down to version 0.4.x


If you are using Inkscape 0.92 please use the discontinued release 0.11 of TexText