{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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Section, figure, table numbers are in smaller font size

I have used \include{resultsanddiscussion} to import certain chapter results and discussion. I have used \fontsize{16pt}{18pt}\selectfont to determine heading size 16 pt and spacing 18 pt. the code of ...
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Aligned figures and captions on one line

In LaTeX I'm trying to put two figures next to each other, with captions below, where the captions might have unequal numbers of lines in them. The images are bottom-aligned, and the captions are ...
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scale bar figure - showing scale with citations

I am attempting to make figures similar to this: with latex. I would like for the citations to work in order to match the observed data from where it came. Does anyone know of a good package ...
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Caption Error: “destination with the same identifier (name{figure.1}) has been already used” [duplicate]

I get the following error when compiling pdflatex: (/usr/local/texlive/2015/texmf-dist/tex/latex/base/omscmr.fd) [2pdfTeX warning (ext4): destination with the same identifier (name{figure.1}) ...
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stfloats, twocolumn, figure* broken with late pdfTeX 1.40.16

I tried to build some older document with a new pdfTeX version and encountered very strange errors of figures getting lost. I was able to produce the following minimal example: ...
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Two-col spanning figure with a fixed position

I am writing a document that uses the common two-column text format. I have one figure which shall span over two columns, I am using figure* to achieve that. A side-effect of the figure* environment ...
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How to put figures in LaTex in \documentclass[preprint,12pt,authoryear]{elsarticle}

It said " %% For including figures, graphicx.sty has been loaded in %% elsarticle.cls I do not know how to use that effectively. can you provide a worked example here. For example ...
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define environment spanning two columns [duplicate]

In writing a two-column paper, I want to insert two figures. Fig. 1 has two subfigures (a) and (b); Fig. 2 has a single figure. So in total, there are three figures, each occupying about 1/3 of the ...
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How to move tables and figures to the end and without the list of figures blank page

Been using this and it works but how to include tables too, tables before figures first or figures before tables? Also, it adds a blank page which says list of figures, anyway to get rid of that? Is ...
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Numbering of figures with {figure*} [duplicate]

I need to use both figure and figure* In my twocolumn article, but I have problems with the numbering. The figures are not numbered by the order of appearance. Apparently, the large figures* are the ...
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Vertically aligning captions in side-by-side figures

I'd like to put two side-by-side figures with two different captions. I used this: \begin{figure}[h!tbp] \centering \begin{minipage}[b]{0.6\textwidth} ...
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How to put two figures in the same page?

I am trying to put two figures in the same page of my paper, but although there is still enough space for the second figure in the first page, the second picture won't appear in the first page. ...
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Text starts from new page when there is enough space

I am writing a formal letter and found this template. I liked it very much and I am using it with a few changes. My problem is after I include my signature at the very end, my name starts from a new ...
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Can I put a figure with caption and label inside a theorem (newmdtheoremenv)?

The following MWE doesn't compile if I uncomment the commented lines: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{book} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{mdframed} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{xcolor} ...
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How to remove the “path” above a figure [duplicate]

How to remove the text "LaTeX tutorial/STA9700 Project/fig1.jpg" above the figure: my code: \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{float} ...... \begin{figure}[H] \centering ...
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How can I independently number figure pages?

I have a document where all the figures are put on separate pages (sometimes more than one figure to a page, which is fine). This is achieved using the \begin{figure}[p] option in the figure ...
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Reduce horizontal empty spaces between figures

I want to place the figures in grid mode and I use following lines for the same \begin{figure*} \begin{tabular}{cccc} \includegraphics[width=40mm,height=40mm]{mds_chiller2_august.pdf} ...
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Sideways picture shown on wrong page

My picture and my section won't be on the same page. I have tried the float package with [H] and [!] and so on but it won't work \documentclass[a4paper]{report} \usepackage{float} ...
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If figures are placed left, left-aligned captions are unwantedly centered (ConTeXt)

What I try to do: I want to place figures left so that text wraps around them if they have less width than \textwidth. The figure captions should be aligned left (flushleft). What happens: The ...
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Why my table not showing up where it should? [duplicate]

I'm doing something like this some text \input{tables/ratings} some more text However, it's popping up randomly. How can use the \ref{} command in this case? Please suggest some simple solution. ...
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How to make a caption (table and figure) left justified

How do I make my captions both for table and figures left aligned. I tried using \usepackage[justification=justified,singlelinecheck=false]{caption}. But the caption is aligned with the page and not ...
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How to change figure caption label

How can i change my figure caption from Fig. 1 to Figure 1 I am using IEEEtran template. My code looks like below \documentclass[journal]{IEEEtran} \usepackage{algorithmic} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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How are conflicting options for figure placement prioritized?

The options in \begin{figure}[!htb] [...] \end{figure} are in conflict (place here, place at the top, place at the bottom). It is said that the order doesn't matter. So, how are those options ...
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How to insert flexible float/text separation in two-column mode

To avoid ugly extra white space in the text, i want a flexible glue between the float and the text in two-column mode. In one-column mode, I can add extra glue using \textfloatsep, and I hoped I could ...
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2x2 subfigures with tikz graphs

I saw that this has been asked before, but none of the solutions appear to work in my document. I am trying to set an 2x2 grid of sub figures, each filled with a tikz graph. However, no matter how ...
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make text visible when it overlaps a figure

Is there a way to let the text be visible when a figure and text in a document are made to overlap? (Don't want to use transparent)
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Table number referencing

I have a dissertation with three chapters, and each chapter has the table after main text and appendix. Each appendix has also table. The format is as follows: ...
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Replacing figure with figure* globally in Pandoc-created documents

I use Pandoc to create TeX files as chapter templates that are then fed back into Pandoc to create the final PDF. This sets some limitations, since some of the ways Pandoc writes TeX is hard-coded. ...
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Breaking the twocolumn to add a large figure

I am using \documentclass[twoside,twocolumn]{article} and I need to place a very large figure composed of 12 smaller plots: \begin{figure}[h] \includegraphics[scale=0.28]{usti1} ...
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How to put several images in one column in LaTex?

I want to know how to put 3 images in one column in Latex, so that it looks like the following format: Hope someone can help me!
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LYX: How to remove white spaces between two figures

Lyx is leaving a lot of white space between figures. I want to reduce this white space. How can I do this in LYX, I am not familiar with latex coding. Attached is the image of the actual page. In lyx ...
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Float too large also when less than textwidth

I have an image of size 112×196mm and LaTeX complains saying it is too large: <figs/3d_ferro.pdf, id=1306, 318.18875pt x 559.08875pt> <use figs/3d_ferro.pdf> LaTeX Warning: Float too ...
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texmaker doesn't update figure

I've changed a figure in my document, but it doesn't update. If I do any other changes in the document, I don't come across this problem. I've tried to change the name of the figure and as well the ...
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TikZ: drawing not centered

I have two problems with this drawing: The drawing is not centered, as you can see in the image below (see the red lines). In order to place $\lambda_\mathrm{acc}$ in the position where it is (see ...
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beamer typesetting problem for figures

I encounter a problem in typesetting beamer presention with pctexv 6, from latex to dvi then pdf. I will have one fourth the pdf page containing the slide. I do not know what the problem is and if I ...
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multicols environment stretches content

I'm using the multicols package to place a graphic next to a description: \subsubsection{Geometrische Darstellung} \begin{multicols}{2} Für $z = (a + ib)$: \begin{itemize} \item $|z| = r = |\vec v| = ...
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How to patch a starred environment

I would like to translate my approach to center all figure environments to figure* environments. How? \documentclass[peerreview]{ieeetran} \usepackage{xpatch} % ...
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debugging missing reference to figure

to put it plainly: is there a way to debug the way a \begin{figure}...\end{figure} block is processed? I got all my figures in my paper, their references are alright except for 2 of them ...
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Why is TexStudio is rendering figure names next to my figures? [duplicate]

I am using the TeXStudio environment to write short documents, and all of my figures are rendered with part of the file name next to them. Here's an example: The code associated with this image is: ...
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Reference a picture [duplicate]

I am writing a PhD thesis. Sometimes when I reference to a figure the following problem occurs. In PDF the word Fig.[number of figure] are written in two lines (Fig. and [] are separated). How to ...
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How to put horizontal space between two side by side figures, then automatically scale the pictures to that new width?

I've been working on how to put side by side figures with captions for a book but haven't managed to find a way to put a horizontal space in between the two figures. There has been some troubles ever ...
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Frame around some figures but not all

I used this: \floatstyle{boxed} and \restylefloat{figure} to get a frame around all figures. Is there a way to switch the frame for specific figures off, but still using this two instructions in the ...
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Pause in beamer itemize environment with figures and then text

I am preparing for a presentation in beamer. Please see the following code, Ideally, I want "This is the first text line" to appear first, and then the figure to appear, and then "This is the second ...
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Need to insert a reference (right-centered) after a caption

I have a small problem. Please have a look at the Screenshot. What I need to do is to put one more empty line BEFORE (Khan et al., 2011, 30). When I try to do this, it always moves the citation back ...
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wrapfig not wrapping as required

Why isn't the text wrapping correctly here? code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz,amsmath,wrapfig,lipsum} \setlength{\parindent}{0cm} \setlength{\intextsep}{0pt} \begin{document} ...
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Strange problem of text relocating to a new page when I don't want it to [duplicate]

Best way to demonstrate this problem is with a screenshot. I've had to blank out the content for security reasons. As you can see, I have a page with some text which contains 1 complete section and ...
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Sub-figures of different sizes grid layout

I have two subfigures that I want to align as such: But what I got is this with the codes below: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{subcaption} \usepackage{pdfpages} \begin{document} ...
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Table on top or bottom [closed]

I am currently discussing with a colleague whether to put a table on top or bottom in proper documents (e.g., research paper). I once learnt to put figures on top and tables on bottom. I actually ...
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Fancy List of Figures layout/design

do you see a chance to design the "List of Figures" pages in a way such that it looks more fancy? I fiddled around for days now but could not find an example or good solution, not even with tocloft, ...
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Setting different environment setup depending on the location in two column (also considering the figure environment)

I asked about using listings environment to put the line numbers left or right side according to the location. Setting different environment setup depending on the location in two column The code ...