{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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Table with figure (include caption for figure) side by side.

I want to create a table with image on side by side. The problem I encountered is the alignment of the table. Can anyone fix the code to make the Lambda_1 and Lambda_2 become the caption for each ...
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Organizing tables and figures with captions horizontally and vertically [closed]

I need to organize my tables and figures (with a separate caption for each one) in the following manner: -------- -------- | | | | | | -------- | | Fig 7 | | ...
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float row figure box - two lines in caption

I am trying to get the caption on two lines with this command but using \\ does not work. If anyone know how to do this it would be helpful \begin{figure} \begin{floatrow} \ffigbox{% ...
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Placing figures adjacent to exam choices

In the following mwe, I'd like the circular ohm formula figure to be positioned further to the right and the bottom of the figure lined up with choice D of question 4. I don't want the blank space ...
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Latex figure numbering as part a,b,c

I am writing an article and I have to display figures side by side. I used the commands from the following link http://tex.stackexchange.com/questions/10245/how-to-order-3-images-horizontally to do ...
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Figure next to text in beamer

I can't get my code to do what I want. I'm working in beamer and I want to position my figure on the left side of the frame and the text next to it, but I would like to work with alineas in my text. ...
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how to put odd number subfigures in multiple rows

There are five figures. Basically, I'd like them to displayed as following: |figure 1|figure 2| |figure 3|figure 4|figure 5| The first two figures are in the first row and the last three are ...
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Lots of tables, no go [closed]

I have a file with +30 tables that I would really like LaTex to parse but of course it gets all floaty and can't decide where to place them and so goes belly up. Any suggestions on on how to get this ...
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placing the figure at bottom of the page

I want to place the column-spanned figure at the bottom of the page near to the text but using \begin{figure*}[b] goes the figure to the end of the document!! Why? \begin{figure*}[b] \centering ...
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Including a Table in a Figure Environment

In order to close the vertical space between this figure and table, I'd like to place the table inside the figure environment. Is that possible? %!TEX TS-program = xelatex %!TEX encoding = UTF-8 ...
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Subfigure is not working fine into a beamer presentation - [closed]

I have this in the preamble ... \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} ...
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3 * 2 figures in one page

I have to place six figures in one page. There are three lines and two columns. Each figure have a subcaption. For this 3 * 2 figure, it has a caption too. Thanks in advance. I try this. But it ...
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Fixing the location of the appearance in algorithmicx environment

I'm trying to force an algorithm to stay between two paragraphs, but after compilation, it shows up in the next page. My algorithm takes more than half a page and is something like: ...
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Hexagon composed of equilateral triangles

Here's a nifty question! I would like to create a similar diagram to the one below, but I do not have the slightest clue how. Latex is all very new to me but I have managed to use Tikz to scribe ...
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Removing header underline and margins from a single page

I'm using the book class and fancyhdr in TexMaker and I want to use a rotated table which will eventually take up one whole page. The largest problem is the header line as my table will overlap with ...
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Detect misplaced label in figure

I realized that I sometimes write : \begin{figure} ... \label{fig:foo} \caption{Bla} \end{figure} instead of: \begin{figure} ... \caption{Bla} \label{fig:foo} \end{figure} ...
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Figure numbering in \chapter*

I am writing my thesis using the amsbook class, when I just discovered that the Figure numbering does not reset after introducing \chapter*. In particular, I have the following skeleton: ...
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2 Tikz, 1 Figure

I would like to include 2 Tikz into one figure and caption each of the Tikz. I've explored subfigure but that did not seem to work. I'm trying to have the two diagrams appear side-by-side with a ...
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Table desturbingly floats into align environment functions

this is my code \begin{align} S(\Theta)&=\ln\left|\nu(\Theta)\right|\label{eq:S_theta}\\ \intertext{where $\nu(\Theta)$ is the determinant of the covariance matrix of the responses, which are ...
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Customized numbering of figures/schemes

I am currently writing my thesis in the field of chemistry. In my experimental part I present some schemes and I would like to know if and how it is possible to customize the numbering of these ...
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Reference to a figure

When referring to a figure, the output in my pdf is not a number, but 'Figure xx'. For example: if I use the phrase This is figure \ref{test}. the output in my pdf file is always: This is figure ...
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Caption and reference of a figure in the introduction chapter

I have an introduction chapter defined with the command: \chapter*{Introduction} The captions of the figures within this chapter, that doesn't have a number like the others, are named: "Figure ...
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fitting side by side figures with floatrow

I'm trying to fit two figures side by side (with the same size) in the width of the text, using the floatrow package. I use the showframe option and the \fbox in mwe for better visualization. how to ...
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Expand macro at float typesetting (not at definition) time

To my knowledge, the contents of a float environment are put into a box when the float is defined. Is it possible to proccess a user defined command/macro when the float is actually typeset, e.g. to ...
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SCfigure fly around

I've used the SCfigure to make a side caption. The caption/comment works very good, but the picture are located to the place where it is not spouse to. Like the picture here. I would like to dock the ...
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Figure reference problems

My problem seems to be simple although I could not find any solutions for it yet. I am writing my thesis in LaTeX, but I am totally new to this type of language. I am trying to reference a figure as: ...
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Subfigure space adjustment — \subfigcapskip and \subfigtopskip

I want to adjust the space in a subfigure environment. Specifically, using \subfigcapskip to increase the space between the subfigure and subcaption, and using \subfigtopskip to reduce the space on ...
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How to tell LaTeX to place all figures at the end of pdf file?

Well, I search through the SE site but it seems everyone else was asking how to avoid appending figure and their accidents are not quite an elegant solution to my problem --- I'm looking for a way ...
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Huge algorithm taking up space [duplicate]

I have an algorithm description that takes up an entire image. However, when compiling my latex document, the algorithm and subsequent images following it are pushed to the end of the document. I ...
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How change “Figure #” position in lyx [duplicate]

I'm using Lyx, and adding a floating image always add a "Figure X" at the left of the image, I'd like to show this 'caption' (I don't know if is caption or not) under the image, how should I do? What ...
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“Extra }, or forgotten \endgroup” when combining “fixltx2e” and “preview” packages

In a two-column document with figure* floats, where the preview package is set up to preview floats, compilation seems to fail if the fixltx2e package is loaded: \documentclass[twocolumn]{article} ...
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Latex! not in outer par mode - includegraphics - figure

I'm getting that after certain number of figures, with few ones it works but went I add the last seven ones, I got this, please help. Here is the structure of each figure, and here the link to the ...
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Figure appearing in completely wrong place

My problem is very simple - my figure is appearing far away from the text, as seen below. The actual image I am pasting is here - so there is some white space above, but clearly not as much as ...
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\centerline{} command alternative?

I am adding figures to a work and most of the figures are too wide and are thus not centered but are shifted to the right. I searched here and found a solution, that would consist in adding the ...
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Sideways Table not created

\begin{sidewaystable}[tbp] \centering \captionsetup{labelformat=empty} \caption{Table 3(a). Market Leverage Linear Regressions } \hspace*{-1cm}\begin{tabular}{rrrrrrrr} % ...
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Heaped up tikz figure-how to fix

My problem is: The figure looks ok on Geogebra, but after exporting to Tikz code and importing to LaTex, it is ugly and have some heaped up between point, lines, and the name of the point or line. ...
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How to remove white space above and below Tikz figure

I used GMS package to write a maths book, and used Tikz code genrated by Geogebra to draw the image. The problem is there are too much white space above and below Tikz figure, as in the following ...
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Creating figures to show binary values

I'm working on a paper that deals heavily with floating point values, and I need to make figures to represent 32 bit binary values. The code below is what I came up with, and visually it is basically ...
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How to arrange a large picture on the side on the current page?

I have a decorative picture that I want to display on the right side current page. The picture should fill the whole vertical length of the text body (maybe even 1cm larger). The picture is long and ...
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figures not appearing from pdf

I've been drawing figures in inkscape, labeling with TeX syntax inside inkscape, saving as pdf, having inkscape build me a pdf_tex file and using TeXShop to write the TeX file which calls the figure ...
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Place image in top of page of book document [duplicate]

I need to place an Image in top of book document. But thats image still placed in center document. This is my code: \documentclass[oneside,a4paper , 12 pt]{book} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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sidewaysfigure: how to suppress rotation in pdf output

I am using sidewaysfigure from the rotating package. The orientation of the figure is as desired for the double-page layout. In the pdf (generated through Latex->PS->PDF), the page is rotated so that ...
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Add part numbers and descriptions to figure?

I'd like to add part numbers and descriptions to a figure containing an object consisting of several parts. A circle with a number in it, a line and a dot or arrow that points to the relating part ...
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Including Xfig figures with LaTeX formulas into Lyx documents

I want to include in a Lyx document an Xfig figure with some LaTeX formulas. Following this guide I can do this in ordinary .tex documents: I export my Xfig figure as a "Combined PDF/LaTeX (both ...
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Figure overlaps Table

When placing a table then a figure, the figure overlaps half the table.. Here is what the tex looks like: \begin{table}[h] ...
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How can I solve “Float(s) lost” when using afterpage / minted packages?

I'm writing a document where I have a lot of long listings. I use the package minted to typeset the listings, which I always embed in a float. Since the listings are quite long, and LaTeX usually does ...
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How to use a single count for tables and figures? [duplicate]

In a short document, I wrote reference-based sentence, which ended up reading : With the previous example (figure 1), the features used are presented in table 1. I would like both figures and ...
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Preventing floats of being before section

I have a rather large file with many chapters, before every chapter I use \cleardoublepage to get to a new doublepage but flushing all floats beforehand. In the beginning I also had position ...
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Rotated multipage table at start of chapter

I'm working on an article in which I have to put a large and wide table. This table is directly at the start of a new chapter. Because it is very wide, I want to rotate this table (or use it in a ...
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How I set the space between a fbox and the paragraphs above and below the fbox?

In my case, I do not use any command about it. So the text is very close with the box and it is not good. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath,bm} \begin{document} P_above \fbox{ a=b } ...