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 upcoming release of Inkscape 1.0

  • Windows/ Linux/ MacOS support

  • LaTeX generated SVG elements can be re-edited later

  • Multi-line editor with syntax highlighting (see §)

  • Compilation with PdfLaTeX, XeLaTeX or LuaLaTex (see §)

  • Interoperable scaling in TexText and Inkscape (see §)

  • Customizable TeX preamble (additional packages, parskip, parindent, etc.) (see §)

  • Colorization via TeX commands/ Inkscape is kept after re-editing (see §)

  • Alignment anchor of the produced output (see §)

  • Font size match with Inkscape text (see §)

  • Preview images (see §)

  • Compatibility with TexText down to version 0.4.x

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