Feature Glossary

CLI tool

A command-line interface tool that allows you to run commands locally on your computer. Mathpix offers a command line tool called MPX CLI for document format conversion of the files on your local machine.

Command-line interface

A command-line interface (CLI) processes commands to a computer program in the form of lines of text. Mathpix offers a command line tool called MPX CLI for document format conversion of the files on your local machine.

Convert PDF to DOCX

Converting PDF files to DOCX format. Using Snip, Mathpix OCR, or MPX CLI you can convert PDF files to DOCX format, which is editable in MS Word.

Convert PDF to HTML

Converting PDF files to HTML format. Using Snip, Mathpix OCR, or MPX CLI you can convert PDF files to HTML format, which you can render on the web.

Convert PDF to LaTeX

Converting PDF files to LaTeX format. Using Snip, Mathpix OCR, or MPX CLI you can export the LaTeX as a .zip or open in Overleaf.

Convert PDF to Markdown

Converting PDF files to Markdown format. Using Snip, Mathpix OCR, or MPX CLI you can convert PDF files to Mathpix Markdown. Perfect compatibility with Snip Notes and VS Code.

Convert PDF to Word

Converting PDF files to Microsoft Word format. Using Snip, Mathpix OCR, or MPX CLI you can convert PDF files to a format editable in MS Word.

Document conversion

Converting documents between different file types, like PDF, DOCX, LaTeX, HTML, and Markdown.

Equation to MS Word

Converting printed and handwritten equations to MathML, which can be pasted directly into MS Word document.

Image to AsciiMath

Converting images of math into AsciiMath format, which can be pasted directly into your workspace.

Image to ChemDraw

Converting images of chemical diagrams into SMILES format, which can be pasted directly into ChemDraw.

Image to Excel

Converting images of tables into TSV format, which can be pasted into any spreadsheet tool like MS Excel.

Image to Google Sheets

Converting images of tables into TSV format, which can be pasted into any spreadsheet tool like MS Excel.

Image to LaTeX

Converting images (of math, text, or tables) into LaTeX code, which can be pasted into any LaTeX editor, like Overleaf.

Image to MathML

Converting images (of math, text, or tables) into MathML. Our tools use computer vision to convert images into MathML code.

Image to SMILES

Converting printed and handwritten chemical diagrams into canonical SMILES code.

Image to TSV

Converting images of tables into TSV format, which can be pasted into any spreadsheet tool.

Image to Word

Converting images to text or math that can be pasted into an MS Word document.

LaTeX

LaTeX is a software system for document preparation and is an alternative to WYSIWYG editors like MS Word. Many editors use "math mode" LaTeX for rendering math in documents. Our tools can convert images and PDFs into LaTeX.

Markdown

Markdown is a lightweight markup language for creating formatted text using a plain-text editor, created by John Gruber and Aaron Swartz. Mathpix provides its own superset of Markdown that has extended support for STEM features.

Mathpix Markdown

A superset of Markdown with extended support for LaTeX and other STEM-specific syntax like SMILES for chemical diagram rendering. An open source implementation called mathpix-markdown-it is available on Github.

OCR

Optical character recognition is the conversion of images of typed, handwritten or printed text into machine-encoded text. Mathpix tools are powered by our OCR technology.

Optical character recognition

Optical character recognition is the conversion of images of typed, handwritten or printed text into machine-encoded text. Mathpix tools are powered by our OCR technology.

PDF conversion

Converting PDF files to other document formats like DOCX, LaTeX, HTML, and Markdown.

PDF to DOCX

Converting PDF files to DOCX format. Using Snip, Mathpix OCR, or MPX CLI you can convert PDF files to DOCX format, which is editable in MS Word.

PDF to HTML

Converting PDF files to HTML format. Using Snip, Mathpix OCR, or MPX CLI you can convert PDF files to HTML format, which you can render on the web.

PDF to LaTeX

Converting PDF files to LaTeX format. Using Snip, Mathpix OCR, or MPX CLI you can export the LaTeX as a .zip or open in Overleaf.

PDF to Markdown

Converting PDF files to Markdown format. Using Snip, Mathpix OCR, or MPX CLI you can convert PDF files to Mathpix Markdown.

PDF to Overleaf

Converting PDF files to Overleaf. Using Snip, Mathpix OCR, or MPX CLI you can convert PDF files to Overleaf documents.

PDF to Word

Converting PDF files to Microsoft Word format. Using Snip, Mathpix OCR, or MPX CLI you can convert PDF files to a format editable in MS Word.

Table OCR

Converting images of tables (like screenshots from PDFs) into formats like TSV, Markdown, and LaTeX.