error: epstopdf Output filename not allowed in restricted mode
may occur if you include
.eps files not in the same directory or a subdirectory of the
LaTeX by default cannot traverse upwards from the current directory to a file that is in a directory above or adjacent to your current level. This is generally a good security choice.
Sometimes however, users want to bypass this security as described below.
Command line fix
--shell-escape option in your
pdflatex --shell-escape myfile.tex
--shell-escape right after
pdflatex in the PdfLaTeX command box.
This example shows when
--shell-escape is needed.
This triggers the error until
--shell-escape is used.