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I know there is a command like


But when I use it in a two-column model, the $[p]$ cannot work. So I am wondering if there is any solution to preserve the figure in current page when I use $\begin{figuire*}$.

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Use the starred variant with [t] option and move the code up a little so that the figure float to the top of the page you intend.

  % normal figure code 
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