Pasting latex in a lyx file

Christoph Schmitz chr.schmitz at
Mon Apr 19 12:47:04 UTC 2021

I want to second this proposal!

I do not know how much work it would be to create a new setting, which would allow users to use whatever method they prefer. If I have to chose between the two options, Daniel's proposal is my preference.


> Am 19.04.2021 um 14:43 schrieb Daniel <xracoonx at>:
> On 10/4/21 16:07, Mario D wrote:
>> Paul,
>> Ctrl+Shift+V works just fine for me, thanks!
>> My fault, and I beg your pardon for this, for not having tried the relative option in "Edit -> Paste Special" : I just tried the "Paste from LaTeX", which doesn't work  in my case (I am pasting tikz figures, so @rich: I was referring to the second option).
>> Thank you everybody.     :)
> Actually, I am wondering whether preserving newlines should be the default. I don't think one can expect that the default paste command changes the format that way. Instead the "special" option should be paste with removing newlines, I think.
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