[OS X TeX] transparent background in pdf images in TeXShop

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Mon Dec 3 08:19:48 EST 2007

On Dec 3, 2007, at 5:56 AM, Michael Murray wrote:

> As LaTeXit doesn't seem to be working in Leopard I am using TeXShop  
> to create symbols to drag into Omnigraffle. No matter what settings  
> I make in preferences the result doesn't seem to have a transparent  
> background. I can cheat by pushing the image into the background in  
> Omnigraffle. Strangely if I open the TeXShop created pdf in Preview  
> and select the symbol the result has a transparent background in  
> Omnigraffle.
> Is this a bug or am I doing something wrong.  The OS and all  
> applications are up to date.
> I guess I should check the pref's are saving.  Can anyone tell me  
> what the correct pref's should be and which settings they are when I  
> do `defaults read texshop' ?
> Thanks - Michael


At least temporarily downgrade LaTeXiT to v1.14.3 at <http://ktd.club.fr/programmation/latexit_en.php 
 >. That version works fine.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)

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