{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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Turning off figures in latex completely (without placeholders)

Is there an easy method to compile a LaTeX document ignoring contents of \begin{figure} ... \end{figure} blocks altogether? I am looking for an equivalent for draft and demo options (as in ...
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When citing inside caption, it starts at number one

When using \cite inside a figures caption, it ignores all my previous citation and assign the used source as number one? I have even tried with \protect, but still it starts at 1. ...
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Image covers whole of a column and not at desired location

I am new to Latex and want to insert a figure into my document. I used following commands: \begin{figure}[hbtp] \centering \includegraphics[scale=0.5]{PTS.eps} \caption{Figure PTS} \end{figure} ...
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Why are my images not being inserted?

I don't know why but when I compile this document, only the first two figures are inserted. I tried changing the order, by putting the third image at the top (simply but cutting and pasting) and then ...
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Figure with caption at its side

I need a help with figure caption for a figure where the figure caption is placed at the side of the figure. I'm using \documentclass[a4paper]{jpconf} and writing: \begin{figure}[h] ...
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Text goes over image in two-column article document

I want to have two images side-by-side in a two-column article. I tried to use the second part of Gonzalo Medina's answer to this question but, my text flows over the second .eps image. I thought the ...
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How can I fit all my figure's subfloats and caption on the same page?

I have a subfloat containing five pics (each of size 1040x463). I want them to fit on the same page. This is the tex I'm using but the the result is that the last pic is not appearing on the same ...
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Is it possible to produce a comparison network

Is it possible to produce a comparison network, similar to the one shown in the diagram here: I've looked at using \rule's, but I can't get them to produce lines in my code. Also how can I add a ...
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caption with ltablex and ThreePartTable - the caption is increased by 2

I'm using threeparttablex and tabularx packages. I have 2 problems: caption only enumerates right if put before \begin{tabularx}; notes are not center aligned with the table; My code is the ...
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Box environment created with frame box

I am creating the box environment using packages environ and float. But I will try to put the \BODY part after the caption and also try to fix the "framebox environment" by using \fbox{} command. ...
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Boxed caption and figure, with colored caption

I'm trying to recreate a figure and caption effect from a journal. An example of it can be seen on PDF version of Figure 1 from this article: It's basically a large grey bordered box that goes ...
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pdf inclusion multiple pdfs with page group included in a single page [duplicate]

I was reading about this strange fail in different post, but I observe that only ocurs if the image it's in the same page as another created with the same editor (in my case Inkscape). Two figures in ...
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Blank space in text after figures and tables

I usually position my tables and figures with [H] and after tables and figures the text suddenly has an empty space as shown in the above picture. I am not totally sure but this also happend since I ...
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How to customize the caption as a figure number in the algorithm2e package

I want to show the algorithm as a figure and cite that figure using the figure number anywhere in the page. Below is the code: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{report} ...
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Wrap text around a figure starting at the same vertical level

The title may sound like a duplicate and you may think that the package wrapfig deals with that. But, what I am asking for is quite different. I am not sure if the wrapfig package could help. I have ...
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Undesired space before the section title when a figure is inserted after the section title

After I used a template, Latex gives me a lot of white space before the section title because a figure is inserted after the first paragraph of the section. I used [H] as the floating parameter for ...
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\FloatBarrier behaving like a \clearpage

The \FloatBarrier command from the placeins package is frequently used before a section in order to certify that any floats from previous sections have been properly flushed. Such is not my case. I ...
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minipage caption overrides

I am using two mini pages side by side. The caption of both the figures are too long, that the caption of both the figures merges each other. I would like them to be separated by some space. *edited ...
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IEEE Class File 'ieee.cls' Error When Using PGF and Friends (root cause is the color package)

I have to use the IEEE class file which can be found here: http://mocha-java.uccs.edu/ieee/ There you can download the class file itself (ieee.cls) and a demo tex file called ieeecls.tex. When I ...
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Complex positioning of multiple figures

I have multiple figures that are included in my tex file. My tex code is : \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[pdftex]{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[h] \centering ...
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Correct way to make \externalfigure[] to look in only current directory of ConTeXt file?

I'm trying a document directory structure like the following: proj/proj.tex proj/env.tex proj/product/product.tex proj/product/entries/comp1/entry.tex proj/product/entries/comp1/image.pdf ...
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2D and 3D Tikz pictures side-by-side

Previously I've had problems with 3D Tikz pictures having a lot of whitespace added to one side which was solved by using \documentclass[varwidth,border=5pt]{standalone}. Now, however, I'm trying to ...
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table over two columns in twocolumn mode [duplicate]

Here's my code: \documentclass[fleqn,10pt]{SelfArx} \setlength{\columnsep}{0.55cm} \setlength{\fboxrule}{0.75pt} \definecolor{color1}{RGB}{0,0,90} \definecolor{color2}{RGB}{0,20,20} \begin{document} ...
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Placing pictures in twocolumn page balanced with cuted

I would like to place pictures on the twocolumn page striped with the cuted package and it's strip environment. I used [ht] placement of the figures. Only four pictures allowed on one page. ME is ...
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Resize tikzpicture without change \node position

I'm using tikzpicture to create some graphs. But I have a problem, when I change graph size for better position on text, all \node goes to wrong position. Here is my code. This are my .dat. ...
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Inserting two figures with two captions in one column

Using IEEEtran package, I want to place two figures with two captions (one right one left) in a column. A layout like this ---------------------------- ---------------------------- ...
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Why this float in multicols is moved to next page while there is enough place on the current one?

In the following MWE, the second float (within a multicols environment) is moved to page 4 while there is (seems to be) enough place where its code is given (on page 3). Why? \documentclass{article} ...
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Border around a caption but not the figure

I'm looking to get a border/box around the captions for my figures and tables, but without wanting to border the figure/table itself as well. I currently have something that works, but the box takes ...
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Multi-page pdf in figure environment

I want to include a multi-page pdf file into a figure environment, as it serves as one of the figures in the appendix. I know that normally one could also use the pdfpages package to include such a ...
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positioning the photo at where it placed in latex [duplicate]

every time that i put a (figure) in latex, it appears in some random places rather than the place I actually write the code. for example, for the following code, it will be appeared at the beginning ...
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Multiple panel figure, with caption in one of the panels?

I want to put three figures inside a multi-figure with a single caption. If you imagine a 2x2 table, I want to place the three figures in three of the table cells, and the caption in the remaining ...
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why is the placement of the table wrong? [duplicate]

I'm new Latex, I want to use make a table, and it works fine. the problem that I have is the position of table in the document : \chapter{chapter description } \section{section name } ...
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Flafter sometimes ignores a section title

I'm using the flafter package to prevent floats from appearing before their positions in the LaTeX source code. When I put a float just after a section title and the section starts at the beginning ...
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How prevent \maketitle refusing floats on title page? (pdfLaTeX)

everyone, I am writing a paper and I want to have a Figure on the first (title) page, but after using \maketitle this page refuses all floats even though there is a plenty of space for them to fit in. ...
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Align subfigures centrally in LyX

In LyX, I am placing 2 figures side-by-side by placing 2 subfloats inside a single float. This allows me to have individual captions for each subfloat and hence, each sub-figure. My problem is that ...
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Numbering figures based on chapters [duplicate]

I want to achieve figure numbering based on chapter numbers. The first image located in chapter 4 should be numbered 4.1, the second image 4.2 and so on. The first image in chapter 5 should be 5.1 ...
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memoir does not generate figure cross reference [duplicate]

I do have this short file \documentclass%[colorlinks=true] {memoir} \usepackage[pdftex]{hyperref} \begin{document} %\chapter{first} Here goes the figure. \begin{figure}[!h] \label{fig:MyFigure} this ...
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KOMA and float package - alternative to float [H] placement

I am preparing a thesis template (for the blog here http://tex.blogoverflow.com/) and I use a KOMA class together with the float package. I get the nasty warning which is already described and solved ...
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Issue in handling image and table side by side in two column IEEE format

I want to add image and table side by side with different caption in two column format document of IEEE and I tried with this thing but it not working like that for me. Either the caption of table is ...
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Break apart text in a two column page and place table

Is it imposible to insert something like \newpage to break up the text and place a table ? i have tried several float control packages, \floatbarrier and so on nothing gives the desired result - ...
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Removing erroneous whitespace after figure caption

I'm writing a document with two columns, and after compiling I noticed I have a hideous amount of whitespace after one of my figure captions: The LaTeX code used for this part of the document is ...
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Caption not compiling properly

Adding a caption \includegraphics[scale=0.35]{image} \caption{Description} hides the Description text instead of generating a caption. I included \usepackage{caption}. How can I generate the ...
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figure array with top and side captions

I want to have a 3x3 figure array in which parameters change horizontally and vertically.. so i want to end up with captions on the left hand side of the figure array and on the top of it: cap a ...
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keep one subfigure fixed and move another subfigure towards right

Hi.I would like to shift the subfigure (b) towards right side, aligned exactly with the line at the top of this figure. \begin{figure*} \centering \begin{subfigure}[t]{0.5\textwidth} \centering ...
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Tikz drawings side by side

I am trying to draw two figures (three, in fact, but even two is not working) side by side using TikZ. I added two TikZ drawings in matrix.tex using \newcommand and tried to add them in the main ...
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List of figure modified style

How can I change the style of list of figure to make it equal to table of contents as shown in the picture below ? I'm using \documentclass{article} and creating list of figure with code \listoffigure ...
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Problem with the numbering of figures [duplicate]

I'm trying to use the reference of a figure, but numbering is not correct. Every figure that I use as a reference, account as Figure 3 and I dont know why. I'm using \documentclass{article} and this ...
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How to make my images look transparrent in my pdf document

I'm trying to make my images look transparent in my output pdf using latex (MikTex 2.9). and removing the bottom line. Here is my tex code : \documentclass[10pt,a4paper,twoside,twocolumn]{article} ...
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Latex/MikTex Put multiple figures in twocolumn article document

I'm using latex to put the 1st figure in the top center of the page that span the twocolumns, just after this figure i want to add 2 other figures with some few paragrpahs and equations to the same ...
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Figures are not nicely centered between paragraphs

I use my floats with [h]. When I use this command: \setlength{\intextsep}{0pt plus 0pt minus 0pt} it does set the separation between the above text and figure to 0 but not between the figure and ...