[pdftex] Searching for german umlaute in pdf

Christoph Bier christoph.bier at web.de
Fri Nov 4 11:18:50 CET 2005

Michael Bierkandt schrieb am 04.11.2005 10:08:

> Hi all,
> I guess this is really a FAQ but unfortunately I cannot reach the FAQ at
> http://www.tug.org/applications/pdftex/pdfTeX-FAQ-scr.pdf and in the manual
> I was not able to find a solution.
> I typeset a german text and I am using german umlauts. Searching my pdf with
> Acrobat Reader 7.0 I am not able to discover words containg umlauts (ö ü ö
> etc.), although if I copy and paste a word into a plain text editor the
> umlaut is copied correctly.
> I am using pdfeTeX Version 3.141592-1.21a-2.2 and MikTex 2.4.1461
> Beside I use KoMascript and the following:
> \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc}
> \usepackage[T1]{fontenc}
> Is somebody able to point me to the right documentation or tell me a
> solution? That would be great!

As you are a german user I point you to the german FAQ: 9.2.5 Warum
werden mit der Suchfunktion des Programms `Acrobat Reader' keine
Worte gefunden, die Umlaute enthalten?

(La)TeX-FAQ: http://www.dante.de/faq/ +++ Minimalbeispiel erstellen
und Einführung in de.comp.text.tex: http://www.latex-einfuehrung.de/
+++ Veraltete Befehle, Pakete und andere Fehler:
+++ Typografie-Regeln: http://www.zvisionwelt.de/typokurz.pdf (1.4)

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