{floats} is about the floating environments figure, table and other, custom-defined floats, and concerns issues such as positioning, labelling, captioning, indexing and listing of said floats. For questions specifically about formatting a float caption, consider using {captions}.

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Let caption float into margin

I searched for a long time to find a solution to let a caption of a figure and/or a table expand into the outside margin. I'm able to get a figure/table where the width is textwidth plus ...
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My figures don't align

I have three subfigures within a figure, and for some reason the one on the left (including it's caption) lines up lower than the other two. I'm sure it must be some typo, but I just don't see it! Any ...
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What is the best way to achieve Figure - Comment structure in article class?

I'm writing my thesis in LaTeX. However, as most of the users do, I face the problem of placing figures. I tried various methods to place figures, and all of them were perfect -- except, when I add ...
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How to add images inside the table in beamer

I need to insert the images in the table in Beamer as shown below The shown figure should be one frame in beamer and table must have the boarder I am using "Torino" theme in my beamer can any ...
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Figure at the bottom of same page as another item

I'm writing up lecture notes which include quick questions for the reader, together with upside-down answers at the bottom of the page. The code I'm currently using for this has basically the ...
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picture is delocated or an empty page before and after the picture

I have been having some troubles with the insertion of picture in my document(pdf) when using latex. At first, when I inserted the picture, the picture was delocating. this was the code. ...
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Modify the @tufte@margin@float environment to automatically align floats

The Tufte classes provide the @tufte@margin@float environment which is used for tables and figures, but its result it's not automatically aligned with the text. The \marginnote command provide a ...
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Indent in figure group producing warning

I am getting a warning Delete this space to maintain correct pagereferences. due to my figures being indented, for example: % \QBasic is a simple macro: \newcommand{\QBasic}{\mbox{\textsc{QBasic}}} ...
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Tables and figures at the end of each chapter

Right now I have all my figures and tables at the end of my dissertation. To do this I'm using this: \usepackage[nomarkers]{endfloat} \renewcommand{\efloatseparator}{\mbox{}} ...
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figure different numbering \only - beamer

I am using beamer and i want to create a set of slides with the same title, but different content so i use the command \only. Per each \only{} i inserted different pictures, but they appear with the ...
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Customizing Multiline captions

I would like to have a caption which is centered and has multiple lines. For example, \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \centering \begin{tabular}{cc} \rule{5cm}{3cm} & ...
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How to combine ‘float’ and ‘longtable’ packages functionality

I want to use exact placement for my table. As I read on SO it can be done with [H] option for table environment provided by ‘float’ package. But this doesn't seem to work with longtable which I have ...
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Scheduling a float to appear on a specific, later page?

Consider the following MWE - let's say it's called test.tex: \batchmode % \ifx\article\undefined % \documentclass[12pt,journal,onecolumn,twoside,draftcls,letterpaper]{IEEEtran} % \else % ...
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Is there a value for \textfraction (and totalnumber, floatpagefraction) that I should avoid getting close to?

Initially I wanted to open a question: How to get (more) text on a page with large floats? But of course the topic at hand has been covered way more many times than google can list on one page. ...
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How to float box of text on the right side without leaving a gap throughout the rest of the document?

Problem I am trying to create a document where a box of text will float on the right side. The rest of the text within the document should flow around the box. My searches have lead me to ...
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make latex to automatically choose the placement of algorithms

I have several algorithms written down in a single file and would like latex to spread them across the document to save spaces. For example an algorithm can be just 3 or 4 lines and another can be 20 ...
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Including a subfigure and table inside a figure environment

I want to include a table and an image as two subfigures in a macro figure environment. Apparently the code compiles but it isn't placing the elements how I want: The table and the image side by side ...
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Can't force image to be inserted here even with using begin{figure}[H]

I'm using latex to write a lab manual for a computer class. for this purpose I should describe the steps of the lab step by step and each step must be followed by an image. but the problem is when I ...
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ragged2e justifying - centering figures

I am preparing a beamer presentation and I used the ragged2e package to justify the text in my slides (I justified the itemize environment). However, this does not allow me anymore to center a figure. ...
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Interdependencies between subfig, subfigure and subcaption for journal papers

I am using informs3.cls template to write a paper. I have run into serious difficulty when making a figure with subfigures. The problem is that: subfigure package is obsolete. subfig is not ...
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Adding text (eg: image source) at the bottom right of a figure

I want to add text (i.e the image source), which includes a citation, at the bottom right of a figure like this: I wrote the following piece of code: \begin{figure}[h] ...
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Figures on the left (even) page of a book

There are some more postings on this topic but I've found no working/satisfying solution for my problem. Some solutions work well for figures spread over the whole document. For me it is much more ...
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Margins/Borders in the figure environment

I am designing a poster using the beamerposter package. Many of the blocks I have on this poster have, as to be expected, figures. My problem is that, in many cases, the figures are at the end of the ...
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Image next to paragraph, start next paragraph below both

In LaTeX, I have a number of short paragraphs, each with a headline and an image on the right side. % First section \spacedlowsmallcaps{Some headline} \begin{floatingfigure}[r]{4.5cm} ...
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Ensure full-page figure is on facing page of first reference

I have several full-page figures in my LaTeX document that is based off of a two-sided book class. I would like to ensure that these figures are placed on the opposite page of where I first reference ...
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undefined control sequence for \subfigure [duplicate]

using TeXShop in OS X Maverick, a simple subfigure script is returning "undefined control sequence". Although I can bypass it and still generate the image-included pdf by typing "s" to "ignore all" ...
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Is it better to let tables to be on top with tpb, or use “H”/“h”?

I am writing a thesis that has some occasional tables. I cannot decide if it's "better" (both aesthetically and maybe in other regards) to just use the default "tpb" floating placement, which makes ...
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Centering figure caption does not work

I have a few narrow figures for which I want to center the caption. I have to use a LaTeX template from Springer (svmult.cls). This makes captions left-aligned by default. I took a look at this ...
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Sub-figures in multiple pages but with one figure caption and showing “continued on next page”

The below code (together with Knitr package in R) creates figures on 3 pages under one caption of "Figure 1: Lots of figure". What I want to have is something like "footer" underneath figures in ...
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Hopeless table formatting [closed]

I have a document where I enter a command \tab and that creates a table for me. The right part of the table always stays the same and the left part of the table is entered with arguments of the \tab ...
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twocolumn / IEEEtran vertical alignment of columns

I'm currently writing a paper using the IEEEtran class (which uses the twocolumn option). When inserting this float figur, it is properly placed, but the second column is also aligned vertically with ...
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Make paperheight (page length) same as section length

I'd like a document where each section is followed by a page-break but otherwise is one page. The sections have varying lengths, mainly due to the size of the picture(s) in each one. So far what I ...
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Adjusting the caption of an algorithm2e code

I'd like to typeset the caption of an algorithm environment such that it is bold, fills the available width of the paper, and neither the caption nor the line numbers encroach into the margins. In ...
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Caption on top of Figure with revTex 4.1 after update to Tex Live 2014

I used this kind of code to put several Figures in a Latex document \documentclass[preprint]{revtex4-1} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[!h] \begin{center} ...
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Latex figure, default option [h]? [duplicate]

It seems that the figures in my document are positioned at the top of the page by default. Is it possible to change that default behaviour to [h]? (without adding [h] to all the figures) Thanks in ...
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How to put the equation right at figure?

I want to put the equation right at the figure and center they both. How I can realize it?
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Unable to include figure in .tex file [closed]

I am trying to include a figure in latex file with a standard command \includegraphics. My code is given below \begin{figure} \includegraphics{cluster_assort} \caption{\label{}} \end{figure} I ...
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Figures are not aligning to the center

I have used the float package and using the following syntax: \begin{figure}[H] \centering \include graphics[scale=0.50]{image .png} \caption - {\it image} \end{figure} But the ...
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Keep float out of a environment (for example definitions)

I knew that floats float around and sometimes are placed far away from where one wants them to be. With the times I learned to work with it, and there are already many posts about it. I have a kind ...
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In the End of CV, I want to add my Educational Degrees. Want to make One PDF? [closed]

I am apply in university for Master degree they say to me One PDF in which it have CV+Cover Letter+ Educational Degree + Reference Letter. \documentclass[10pt,a4paper,roman]{moderncv} % Font sizes: ...
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Typography of sideways figure [closed]

Since my figure is too wide to fit the layout, I rotate it using sidewaysfigure environment from rotating package. I'd like to clear out some typographical issues with respect to international and/or ...
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How to put a float *right here* if possible, or at the top of the next page if it is not possible?

Using the float package, I can use the H specifier and position a float exactly where I want it. For example, \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{float} ...
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Absolute positioning of an image without overlaying the text

The following will position an image at the specified page coordinates. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} \usepackage[absolute,overlay]{textpos} ...
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Float goes to bottom of page even with forced 'H' placement [duplicate]

I have a certain document with a few tables one after another. Each table is in its own subsubsection. The peculiar thing about these tables is that two tables can fit on a page with a subsubsection ...
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Subfigure caption as normal caption

I'm trying give the reference to the subfigure, but I want that instead of figure number as, 1a and 1b, I want them to be 1, 2 etc. and in sync with normal figure number. Can anyone give any insight ...
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Avoid latex rotating pages orientation [duplicate]

I am writing a document with the memoir class. What happens, for no apparent reason, is that latex starts rotating pages containing single figure at a certain point. I basically end up with a ...
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Can I label my Figures as Figure 1.0, Fig 1.5, Fig 2.0, fig 2.5, .. ( in article format)

I'm typing up Topological Graph Theory pictures, and I have two pics that correspond to each graph (13 graphs). I would like to be able to reference my figures as in the title, but idk how to set a ...
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Custom floats are not labeled correctly in the listof or text references

I'm new to StackExchange and LaTeX. I am using a custom float for "schemes" using the caption package. The problem I'm having is that the label "Scheme" does not show up when using the \ref command in ...
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runaway argument?

Here is the minimal example. It gives me error Runaway argument? {\includegraphics [width=3in]{readavail13.jpg} \label {Worst Quorum S\ETC. ! File ended while scanning use of \sf@@@subfloat. ...
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How to reduce the gap between the header and the figure in Latex

Please help me reduce the gap between the figure and the header in my code. I tried using position specifiers like h! or H but those take the figure on to the header slightly. I tried using vspace* ...