{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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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. So far what I have is: \documentclass{article} % make all pages long ...
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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

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 [on hold]

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* ...
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Problem with caption, hyperref and algorithm2e

I'm trying to mix the caption, hyperref, and algorithm2e packages, but I am having some issues. Here is a MWE. \documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage{float} ...
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Why when i insert a figure in a section and then move on to a new section do my figures not stay where they are suppose to be [duplicate]

This is about the 4th or 5th time i have encountered this. Im very new to latex but I'm growing tired of not understanding why this is happening I place a figure in document with the following code ...
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put a figure into the list of table?

I've copied a table from another .pdf and inserted it as a figure in my latex code. Is there an easy trick to consider his label, his caption everything as it was a table? And of course I would like ...
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Change font size of labels in figures to any font size

I want to change the font size of the label of a figure environment to any font size. It's possible to use the package caption with the argument font=Large for example. But I found no way to choose ...
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Position figure to absolute middle in multirow

I have two problems with my multirow: I want the figures to position to absolute middle of the multirow, so the margin is equally big. There are small gaps in the mulitrow cells where new rows are ...
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Spacing problem at List of Figures

I use Lyx 2.1, document class : Report. My problem is that the titles of figures are written on the numbers at List of Figures.
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How to display a code using lstinputlisting that isn't separated with figures?

This is the code I used: \lstinputlisting[language=Python,breaklines=true]{seminar_ED.py} It works fine with displaying the code over multiple pages when I don't add other figures in the text. But ...
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caption overlapped on plot label

I have a plot obtained with gnuplot with epslatex terminal. So, I have two output files from gnuplot: foo.eps with the graph and foo.tex with the label also. To include the plot in my latex document I ...
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how to fit a tiling of figures on to one page

I hate working with figures in Latex. I can't seem to get a handle on them. Anyways, please consider the following screenshot. ** Code \begin {table}[H] \caption {Effect of $\beta, r$ on the ...
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references to floats without ever using figure numbers (possbily using lua or python)

Stephen Wolfram's 'A New Kind of Science' states in its colophon that it has 973 illustrations spread out over 1280 pages. Remarkably, he accomplishes this without ever using figure numbers. No figure ...
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Change figure caption name in “thesis” document

Does anyone have an idea why this approach to changing figure naming doesn't work in thesis type document? I'm using babel and all other captions translate normally, except "Figure", which stays at ...
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Remove the line between the caption and the table

I try to draw a table by using the following code: \documentclass[]{sigplanconf} \begin{document} \begin{table} \begin{tabular}{|l|} \hline A \\ B \\ C \\ D \\ \hline ...
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Mismatch between code and position of figures with LATEX [duplicate]

I use the following code to add figures: \begin{figure} \centering \includegraphics[width=0.8\textwidth]{orig.png} \caption{pic} %\label{fig:awesome_image} \end{figure} However the ...
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Figure placement error - appearing behind text at bottom of page

I am experiencing a strange issue where the figures in my document keeping automatically sending themselves to the bottom of the page and, moreover, appear behind the text. I have looked over the ...
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tex input file inside figure environment

I have a graph obtained with epslatex terminal of gnuplot, so the output files are an .eps and a .tex for the labels with math symbols (the .eps is without them). To insert the graph in a latex ...
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Resize an entire block of latex code

There is a way to resize an entire block of latex code containing say a section title and a figure environment to fit for example a page? Or at least force a figure environment to have a fixed size, ...
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Force page format with section title plus images

I have to add an appendix to my thesis where I have to put some graphs for many objects. The appendix is structured with a section for each object containing a series of graphs. What I want to do is ...
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How can I arrange multiple figures in rows of 3 in a two-column document?

I have 8 figures, which need to included in a two-column style paper. The figures should be added at the top of the corresponding page, three figures in each row (figure alignment is not as the ...
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Move figure away from first page, in two-column mode

I'm trying to suppress any floats, tables and figures, from appearing on the first page in a two-column ieeetran document: Furthermore, IEEE journals never place floats in the first column of ...
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Vertical spacing around lhs2TeX code block in floats

How do I get the appropriate vertical space around a \begin{code}/\end{code} or \begin{spec}/\end{spec} in a figure? Here is a basic example with fancyhdr added to show the top of the page: ...
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How to put many psmatrix figures as graphics with subcaption? (or similar solution)

I have an image created with \begin{figure} and inside \psmatrix. How could I put 6 similar images as a 2 x 3 matrix? similar to \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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image into framewithtitle environment (memoir class)

I need to add image or figure into boxes for my phd document, so i try using the framewithtitle environment defined in page 276 of memoir class documentation. % !TEX encoding = UTF-8 Unicode % -*- ...
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Tabularx moving table to next page, ignoring optional arguments

Using the tabularx and booktabs packages to include tables I have a problem in my Appendix. A table, when inserted, appears on the start of the next page, above the next appendix's designation and ...
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Simulating a figure-environment

In this question of mine, I asked how to distribute two pictures with some text between evenly (across the horizontal) and got a really good answer. Here's the code of it, for those who don't want to ...
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Latex how to group subfigures

HI I want to do the following in Latex. How can I do it?
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Have something like figure but with its own counter and listof

Given the following MWE: \documentclass[english]{scrartcl} \usepackage{syntax} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \begin{grammar} <example> ::= \[[ \lit{def} <identifier> \lit{=} ...
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Drawing knots with 8 crossings and labels

So for a project, I have to draw the knot diagrams of all alternating knots with up to 8 crossings and label the regions bounded by the knots. For knots with up to 7 crossings, I used PSTricks, ...
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How to specify the exact position of floats? [duplicate]

How do I specify the exact position of a float? I am not talking about the [t],[b],[h!] etc operators, I want to specify the exact position of the float, i.e. 15cm from top and 15cm from left. ...
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Place figure captions below figure instead of in side margin?

I'm trying to figure out how to use the Tufte-book layout but place image captions below the image instead of in the side-margin. Does anyone know how to do this? This is for a dissertation and the ...
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PDF-format causes figure to be moved to end of chapter

I have tried the following code with various alterations to the positioning index: \begin{figure}[!ht] \includegraphics[width=5cm,trim={0 0cm 0 0cm},clip]{Img/CustomerDevelopment.pdf} \centering ...