[texhax] Problem with transfer from PCTex to Microsoft Word

Philip TAYLOR [PC87S-O/XP] P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Wed Dec 17 19:50:27 CET 2003

Karl, looking at Crystal's Word attachment, there is every
evidence that there has been some conversion from TeX to
Word, but using which program/filter is unclear.  Crystal
will have to clarify her methodology.

** Phil
Karl Berry wrote:
> Hi Crystal,
>     problem is when I try to get it to transfer to word it gives me errors.
> I don't understand.  If you're trying to run a TeX file in Word, that
> won't work at all -- only TeX will run a TeX file, after all!  If Word
> has an import-from-TeX facility (news to me) that can't handle your TeX
> file, that's a problem with Word.
> What are these errors you're getting and what program is reporting them?
> Can you just run TeX on your TeX file, and take Word out of the equation?
> I doubt the version of TeX makes any difference.
> I don't know if it will help you or just make you more frustrated, but
> there is a web page discussing various programs for converting LaTeX to Word:
> http://tug.org/utilities/texconv/textopc.html
> Sorry I can't help more.
> Karl
> _______________________________________________
> TeX FAQ: http://www.tex.ac.uk/faq
> TeX newsgroup: http://groups.google.com/groups?group=comp.text.tex
> Mailing list archives: http://tug.org/pipermail/texhax/
> More links: http://tug.org/begin.html
> Automated subscription management: http://tug.org/mailman/listinfo/texhax
> Human mailing list managers: postmaster at tug.org

More information about the texhax mailing list