{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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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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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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Tabularx moving table to next page, ignoring optional arguments [closed]

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

Is it possible to place two figure environments evenly side-by-side at the same horizontal height with some text between them ? In this question of mine, a partial solution has been provided to me, ...
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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 [closed]

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 ...
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A figure-like environment that can contain many subfigures and break over pages: How to align double-column starts after the thing properly?

I have a problem similar to post 11059, i.e., I need a figure-like environment that can contain an arbitrary number of sub-figures. These may take so much space that the figure may span over multiple ...
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doublepagepicture is messing up my text

I am very new to LaTeX's usage. I have a very big picture which takes about two pages. I found out how to do it on the following link How to include a picture over two pages, left part on left side, ...
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Vertical space between caption and main text

I am trying to adjust the vertical space between my captions and the main body of text below it. It is likely to be packages interfering with each other, but I am not sure which. Herbert suggested ...
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Make LaTeX prefer bottom to top for float placement

As explained in this comprehensive answer on floats, the order of the [htb] parameters does not matter and if you allow all of them, LaTeX tries first to place them in the 'here' position, then top, ...
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How to frame a figure in Lyx

I use Lyx 2.1. I want to frame the figures. I inserted a simple box and I put the figure inside it. But, I encountered these errors :
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is possible to use a part of the margins with figure?, as with tabular

is posible to use a part of the margins with FIGURE?, as in this example with tabular \documentclass{article} \usepackage{subcaption,mwe} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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captions overlap figures in *.pdf file after dvi2pdf (while appearing normal in *.dvi file)

For some reason, figure captions that appear underneath the figure in the *.dvi file, overlap the figure in the *.pdf file generated using div2pdf. Any idea why this happens? Thanks, Ofer.
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Figure source caption problem - strange space between text and url

Following Add source to figure caption I created new command called \captionsource: \newcommand*{\captionsource}[1]{% \caption*{% Source: \url{#1} }% } As you can see on the ...
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Moving a Latex figure to the left [duplicate]

It seems like this question gets asked a lot but with everything I have come across I was not able to figure out how to solve me problem. I have 3 figures side by side in a tabular environment and I ...
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Vertically center two side by side figures, leaving captions on the same line

I would like to place two independent figures (no subfigures) besides each other. Each figure should have its own caption. This approach uses two minipages inside a figure environment and is nearly ...
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Chemscheme numbering of schemes

I am very new to latex and I am trying to use the chemscheme package to help with my compound numbering (which seems to be working ok so far) but I am having trouble with the actual scheme numbering ...
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using subfig (side-by-side) figures

I used the package subfig for my first time, I got this error: ! LaTeX Error: File figures/Rnefft1310' not found. ! LaTeX Error: Filefigures/imt1310' not found. However, I am sure the file is there as ...
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jpg, png image positioning problems [closed]

I have two figures in a row. One is png another is jpg. I thought the image type does not matter, at the end it seems like it does. \begin{figure}[ht!] \centering ...
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Tabularx, Caption and Footnotes

I need to have some tables with the following requirements: The need to be of width \textwidth; The caption has to be on top of the table even at automatic page breaks; The tables should not float; ...
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Non break space between figure and caption for figure float h

I'm currently creating a two columned article. My document class is given by: \documentclass[10pt, aps, prb, twocolumn]{revtex4-1} In my article I would like to include figures. The way I do this ...
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Figure position at bottom, when there is already one on top

I am working on a LaTeX paper, using RevTex 4.1 and the package graphicx and compiling with pdfTeX 3.1415926-2.5-1.40.14 (TeX Live 2013). When I include figures in my document, they will ...
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How to make “callouts” or “standout blurbs” among a larger body of text? [duplicate]

I'm not sure what the word I need to search for is, to find help if this question has already been answered. In magazines it's common to pick out words from the middle of a body of text and repeat ...
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Use black and white image for printing, color image for viewing [duplicate]

I have a color figure (image1.pdf) in a document which conveys some information nicely; however, when I print the document on a black and white printer, most of the information is lost. I have created ...
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How to reference figures by the order their reference appears in the text rather than the order the figure appears in the text

I have a two page document with three figures, A and B is small and C is big. Therefore in this document I have my text all on one page and then on the second page my three figures. To make best use ...