{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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Aligning figures using subfigure Error: Not in outer par mode

I am soooo lost! have no idea why I keep getting this error. I have tried almost every combination of subfigure, float, centering but I keep getting "Not in outer par mode" error \begin{figure}[htp] ...
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Is there a package or a package option for placing figures only after they're referenced? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Force floats to be typeset after their occurrence in the source text? I am currently writing my PhD proposal document. I received a comment from my adviser in his review ...
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Combining multiple .eps files into a single figure

I have 13 graphs that I am generating with gnuplot and I want to combine them into a single figure that spans two columns of a paper. An example of what I want to do is shown in the following image ...
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Place logo on top of page next to edge

Before anything, this question may have been asked already, but I can't find it. I want to place a picture right on top of the page letting no white space between the top edge of the page and the top ...
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Figure from Mathematica is printed on separate page

I am trying to include a Mathematica code in LaTeX. To do that, I just exported the code as PDF. The thing is that when I am trying to include the PDF figure in my TeX code, the figure is printed on ...
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Include centered full page figure with no margins

I have a big figure that takes up a full page. I'd like to include it in my latex document on a separate page, centered horizontally and vertically. I managed to put it on a separate page (or it is ...
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Using Word table as a LaTeX table [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Using an image as a table Assume that I created a table in Microsoft Word. I can save it as eps, pdf, etc. and use it in LaTeX. However, the caption is "Figure X". Is ...
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How do I put two footnotes in the caption of a float?

This question Using \footnote in a figure's \caption already has some suggestions on how to get a footnote in a caption. None seem really satisfactory because it seems hard to get the footnote ...
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Image appearing in the middle of itemize [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I ensure that figures appear in the section they’re associated with? Basically I have something like this: \section{first section} [sometext] \begin{figure} ...
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Dedicated pages for figures featuring automatic fit-to-page scaling and automatic portrait/landscape selection

There are some books where you have a couple of pages that contain only a picture with no footer, header or anything like that. I wanted to have something similar although I'd like to keep a uniform ...
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Float positioning [ht] not working for algorithm

I am using the package algorithm2e. I have a document with several algorithms. I use the float position option [ht], but all my algorithms are positioned at the end of the chapter; none at the ...
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Can not use float placement options with algorithm2e

I am using algorihtm2e and I am formatting a new command to align comments in the algorithms like in the answer of Align comments in algorithm with package algorithm2e. Now when I try to use ...
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Caption on side by side matrices

I have two matrices side by side, like this: \[ \left[\begin{array}{cc} a & b \\ c & d \end{array}\right] \qquad \left[\begin{array}{cc} e & f \\ g & h ...
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Position Specifiers appearing in final pdf document using memoir

I am using the memoir class to generate my thesis and when I declare a figure or table using a position specifier, where the position specifier is h, t, etc., my final PDF document has the ...
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putting the caption of a table on its right

I have a table environment, which has a tabular environment inside, and I would like to put the caption on its right (the table is narrow enough for that), and not below it. How would that be ...
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How to rotate a table with caption and have a section name in the same page

I need to rotate a table with caption, but I need to have a section name in top of the same page. Already tried with sidewaystable, but it reserves a entire page only for the table. Then I've tried ...
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How to insert an image inside a paragraph?

I'd like to insert a small image inside a paragraph, aligning it with the text. The following snapshot depicts what I have in mind. Notice the image at the end of the last line.
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Inserting subfigures

I'm trying to insert a nested figure using the environment subfigure following the example in http://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/LaTeX/Floats,_Figures_and_Captions#Subfloats I added the following extra ...
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Prevent figures from breaking lists, paragraphs and stay in current section [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to protect text from being split by a float? I have quite some images in my report and I insert them with this command I made: \newcommand{\image}[3]{\begin{figure} ...
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Floats that span the text width and the margin

What is the correct way of placing floats that span the text width and the margin? If the width of the float content is increased, ConTeXt does not reserve space in the margin which leads to ...
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Badbox overfull with figures and tables in TexMaker

I have a lot of badboxtype of error in my document. It doesn't seem to affect the layout but what does it means ? Should I resize my figures and tables ? Overfull \hbox (6.77963pt too wide) in ...
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Picture breaking listing

When putting long code using lstlisting on a page it breaks, which is fine. When placing a picture in a floating figure environment, it gets between the two parts of the listing, which obviously is ...
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Plenty of space on page but can't make figures bigger

I am trying to put two figures on one page in latex, without using minipage. But the second figure is moved to the next page at a certain size, even though there is plenty of white space left on the ...
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How to prevent figures from floating 'into' listings [closed]

I have a problem with floats and listings. Sometimes it happens that a listing is split over two pages and when a figure is near the listing it happens that the listing starts on the first page, on ...
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multiple algorithm2e algorithms in two column documents

I tried this example Place four algorithms (algorithm2e) in a subfigure and arrange them in two rows and two columns on two column documents. It doesn't work. The error message is ! LaTeX Error: [H] ...
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Odd behaviour when setting bottom margin [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Tables below footnotes, is this a good output routine algorithm or a bug? I use \documentclass[liststotocnumbered,bibtotocnumbered,12pt,a4paper,Arial]{scrbook} ...
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Insert a photo inline with some text and math environment (align)

I'm trying to get sth like: I've been having problem with the picture-inline-with-text part. A little help please. The wrapfigure package (which is known to be better) doesn't work. Nothing is ...
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Repeating a previous figure in a beamer presentation

What I would like to achieve is, in a later frame, I would want a specific figure to reappear so that I can talk more about it, preferably keeping the original figure counter number. In both ...
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Formatting list of custom floats in classic thesis

I am writing a document using classicthesis package, where I have some algorithms written with the clrscode package. I used package float to create a new float named "algorithm". However when I print ...
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Order of Figure in a Review Copy article

Order of figures (floats) is a common issue with LaTeX. I'm using a LaTeX template from a journal editor in my article I will submit for peer-review. I cannot thus use any of my own packages or ...
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How to list supplementary figures in the list of figures?

I created several supplementary figures in my thesis using the newfloat package as below: \usepackage{newfloat} \DeclareFloatingEnvironment[name={Supplementary Figure}]{suppfigure} When I create ...
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Can not insert a figure in the text [closed]

This may be a very rudimentary question, but I am new to LaTeX and trying to learn. When I want to inset a pdf image in LaTeX through the Insert menu in TeXnicCenter, I get the following warning: ...
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Negative numbers being assigned to figures

I am using pdflatex distribution. I have many figures in the my latex document. For some reason the numbering stars from Figure 1 ,then Figure 2. It then goes to Figure 0, -1, -2 and so on. The ...
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Abstraction layer for creation of floating figures with caption

A floating figure or table typically consists of the following parts: The floating environment The figure itself A caption Optionally, rules before/after the figure Perhaps a "source" statement ... ...
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Use \caption to show only the name of the picture

I would like to use \caption in figures only to show the name of the picture. Without Figure 1.: Is that possible?
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3 Algorithms in the same column with algorithmic

I have 3 algorithms that I want to be displayed in the same column of a 2-column document. They are all slight variations of each other, so it is important that they be displayed right next to each ...
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How to put an image accross double column? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to make a figure span on two columns in a scientific paper? Below is a page using IEEE trans, how to put the image (see Figure 1) accross two columns?
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Lyx incorrect figure numbering [closed]

Just a quick question. I am currently working on writing my thesis. I have many figures and I want the numbering to be something like 4.1 or 5.3. Where the first number is my section number and the ...
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Why is my table appearing before my text? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to influence the position of float environments like figure and table in LaTeX? I am trying to create a table after some text: Some text. foobar foobar \\ ...
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Adjusting figures or images in margins

Say I want figures to be placed in the margins. I have the following code which produces: \documentclass[11pt,twoside,openany]{book} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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How to find the lost text part when having “Float(s) lost” error

I've lost some text. I don't know if theres something missing, so how can I find it? I'm not in the mood to compare the chapter1.tex to the pdf file by reading both. Chapter 1 (chapter1.tex) is rather ...
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Figures Grouped at the End

A requirement for a paper I'm writing is that all figures occur at the end of the document, with one figure per page, and with a page of figure captions preceding the pages of figures. Is there any ...
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Transparent block and picture inside the environment itemize [closed]

Using Beamer I have one figure inside the environment block that is also inside the environment itemize. Using begin{itemize}[<+->] I have 3 items and the block with the figure is the 4th item. ...
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Change the textwidth in a graphic caption?

Following a minimal code from somebody who asked why it produces a longer line for caption text of the figure, than a line in the main text. \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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Minipage: trouble getting figures at top of page

I'm trying to fit these to flowcharts in one page. This is what I got so far, not so nicely done I think. Any suggestions how I can get the flowcharts at the top of the page, nicely next to each other ...
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Placing two figures (each having subfigures) next two each other

I would like to place two figures, where each figure has subfigures next to each other. I tried with minipage, but tex does not like the \subfigure as Not in outer par mode. Is there any way to place ...
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Setting parent of a counter and removing counter from caption

I guess, I have two questions. My very concrete problem is that I want \caption{xyz} to not print a table counter within a table. By now it prints “Table 0.1: xyz“. How would I remove that? But ...
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How do I change the label separator for marginfigure in Tufte Book/Handout?

I'm trying to use the caption package to do this and I've used the following code, but it's still not giving me a period as a label separator. How can I go about fixing this? Here's what I have: ...
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Reference to figure label in adjustbox

\begin{figure} \begin{adjustbox}{addcode={\begin{minipage}{\width}}{\caption[bla] {% bla ..., fig. \protect\ref{fig:fig1}, ...bla. } \end{minipage}}} \includegraphics[scale=1]{figure.png} ...
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Can I have bigger margins on pages containing only floats?

Latex sets the margins to give a good reading experience for text. For pages containing only figures this generally does not matter and I would like my figures to fill as much space as possible, in ...