error in converting pdf formatted figure

Yu Jin yu_jin at
Tue Mar 30 15:20:40 UTC 2021

Am Di., 30. März 2021 um 11:50 Uhr schrieb Wolfgang Engelmann <
engelmann at>:

> A colleague of mine is not able to see a graphic in a float figure, if
> it is in pdf or eps format. png works. The error message is
> error in converting (or something similar, he has German setting).
> We have tried to compare my and his settings in the document and tools
> settings and did not find differences. We guess some converter is
> missing (although in his Tools>preferences>File handling> converters
> everything is set as is in my setting).
> His fig.pdf output works alright in the exported pdf document.
> What might be the cause?

Tell him to reconfigure LyX by Tools > Reconfigure.
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