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Code highlighting for Keynote presentations

Step 0:

Get Homebrew installed on your mac if you don't already have it

Step 1:

Install highlight. "brew install highlight". (This brings down Lua and Boost as well)

Step 2:

Copy your source code to the clipboard

Step 3:

Highlight your source. "pbpaste | highlight -O rtf | pbcopy". This will highlight the source code in RTF format and copy the result of that operation to your Mac's clipboard.

Step 4:

Paste into your slide in Keynote. Keynote will create a new text box with your highlighted code. You can adjust the width as needed, and adjust the font size with cmd+ and cmd-


Create your highlighted text using a specific font, font size, (language)[] and (style)[].

pbpaste | highlight --syntax=java --font-size 16 --font=menlo --style=solarized-dark -O rtf | pbcopy
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