{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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Placing two figures side by side [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Two figures side by side Subfigures placed horizontally I want to place two figures side by side in my document. I am using the subcaption package and my code is as ...
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How to align two diagrams on the same line [duplicate]

I would like to know how can I put two diagrams on the same like rather than one of the top and one at the bottom. which consumed too much space on the paper. Here are the codes for the figure which I ...
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Rotating sidewaystable [duplicate]

I use memoir to typeset a book. I've got a couple of one-page, horizontal tables. To typeset them I use the following draft code: \begin{sidewaystable} \caption{ } \label{ } \vspace{-0.5mm} ...
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Image inside another image

I currently have some LaTeX code to have multiple images side by side: \begin{figure*} \begin{center} \includegraphics[height=2cm]{foo11.jpg} \includegraphics[height=2cm]{foo12.jpg}\\ ...
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Wide figures to spill out into the outer, not inner, margin in double-sided documents

I'm writing a text where I have some figures that need to be wider than the text width, and I want then to spill out into the outer (in my text, rather wide) margin. I have tried a solution which I ...
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Presenting multiple figures in a proper and readable way under a same caption

I have 6 figures and I wanted to plot them in a proper way in a single page. It is important to remain readability. Moreover, including the sub-caption and sub-label is important. Possibly including a ...
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Place figures at the bottom of a page

Does anyone know how to place figures at the bottom of a page ? At the moment, it automatically goes at the top of a new page... I am using LyX.
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Set my lstlisting at the exact place in my code (like “h” for figure)

When using lstlisting, my displayed code is sent back on the top of my page. I would like to have the same kind of option as: \begin{figure}[h] ... \end{figure} ie having displayed my code exactly ...
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Warning: \label in float, but not after \caption

In my document, I usually use two following ways to work with pictures: \begin{figure}[ht!] \centering \includegraphics[scale=0.6]{pic1.pdf} \caption{ description ...} ...
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How to remove blank first page in document that contains only tables and figures [closed]

Actually I want to move my figures and tables to a separate LaTeX file. But when I compiled that new file I got a blank first page. So I want to know how can I remove that blank first page. By the ...
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No automatic page breaking after inserting figure [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Overfull box and broken pagination I'm currently using Latex for the first time in about a year, and I've run into some trouble. I have two images in my document so far, ...
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Longtable overfilling the bottom margin with longtable and figures [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: longtabu and floats: wrong table breaks on pages with floats In the paper I'm writing I want to format a long sequences of equations with definitions. To have a ...
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about \usepackage{graphicx,floatrow} in latex

When I use the code: \usepackage{graphicx,floatrow}, the caption of a table ends up under the table. This does not meet the requirement of Springer (book publisher).
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How to move a figure to an other page? [closed]

I make two pictures with TikZ in two figures at top of each secion. I refer their position at the end of each section. Can you suggest a way to move them arbitrarily? My problem is lables They ...
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How to change caption from “Figure #:” to “Appendix #:” [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to change the name of document elements like “Figure”, “Contents”, “Bibliography” etc.? I was using minipage in LaTeX for my appendices in one of my English ...
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How to force LaTeX to place a figure exactly where I want [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Force figure placement in text How to influence the position of float environments like figure and table in LaTeX? How can I force LaTeX to insert a figure exactly ...
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Clearpage without pagebreak?

Is there a command which does the same like \clearpage (typesetting all floats which have not been typeset yet) but then does not insert a pagebreak but continues with the following text/graphics on ...
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multiple rotated figures on one page

I googled for hours and tried all examples I found (rotatebox, subfigures, minipages), but nothing provided the output I am looking for. Is it really that difficult to place 3 figures rotated so ...
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Table right of TikZ image

I created a tree using TikZ and would like to add tabular explanation data to the right of it. The figure definition currently looks like this: \begin{figure*}[h!] \input{tikz/praefixeigenschaft} ...
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Alignment of margin floats

I am using the code from margin-floats-and-hyperlinks. It works nicely, however the figure generated is not left aligned in the margin as the caption below it is. I also tried \raggedright as ...
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How to fix a figure at the top or bottom of a column within multicol?

Within the multicol environment I want to be able to fix a figure to be displayed at either the top or bottom of a column (as in a scientific journal). The figure environment cannot be used in ...
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Vertically align table in a page

I would try to align vertically a table in a page. I have a page contains only a table and I would put it at the center of the page. To center it horizontally I used \centering but what command should ...
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How to indent the whole text and float environment?

Using http://www.latex-community.org/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=251&start=10 I can indent the text, but how to center the figures and table like the image as follow? My code ...
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Fit figure and caption on one page

I'm relatively new to LaTeX and trying to come to grips with it. I understand I can resize a figure to fit the column width or text height quite easily: \includegraphics[width=1\columnwidth]... or ...
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TeXnicCenter 2.0, Windows XP

I'm trying to insert a file into my document. In the preamble I have \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{epstopdf} Then in the text I have: \begin{figure}[!ht] \centering ...
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same float in multiple places pdflatex [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to recall a figure without rewriting it I have some floats (tables) that i would like to use in several spots in the document. For this use a normal reference is ...
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Alignment of horizontal subfigures

I have three images as subfigures. Two images are aligned happily, the first one doesn't line up. All images are the same size (519x346 pixels). This is what it looks like: I'd like to line up ...
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Subfigure captioning

I have a figure with several subfigures. The figure has a \caption, which is messy in the List of Figures. I'd prefer to put \captions on each of the \subfigures. The code I'm using at the moment: ...
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In a chapter*, how do I remove chapter numbers from figures and add the title to the running head?

I have a document with numbered chapters. At the end I wanted to add some appendices without a number (only a title). I used this solution, which I found online: \newcommand\chap[1]{% ...
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memoir - sidecaption ignore list of figures

There is a method presented here on how to selectively ignore list of figures. Is there an equivalent method for sidecaptions in memoir? MWE: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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How can I add side-icons in a LaTeX book?

Most of the technical books I've read use what I call "side icons" to mark out certain types of content. Stuff like "watch out for this" and "helpful tip", with corresponding icons. Here's an example ...
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Including Bitmap (.bmp)

I can't include bitmaps with pdflatex. Here is my mwe: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[turkish]{babel} ...
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subfigure correct labeling

I use the label command to get a) and b) next to my pictures. AucTeX claims these are all duplicate global labels. I guess I misunderstood the subfigure. \subfigure[][]{% \label{a} }% % later in ...
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Uneven columns in two-column paper format [closed]

I am writing a paper in two-column format. I avoid using the multicol package as I deal with quite a bit of within-column figures and would rather have them float. However, I am facing a problem that ...
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Justify a text inside a figure environment

I insert several figures in my document, but I am unable so far to fully justify the text just below the caption: "BLA BLA BLA" \begin{figure} \centering \caption{NICE TITLE}\label{graph:p} ...
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Add a rule underneath “Figure 1”

I want to add a line beneath the figure caption such as Figure 1 Figure caption text here.... I managed to include a newline, change the color and look of the caption via caption package: ...
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Float reference only appears when using [h] here float placement [closed]

I'm typesetting an article using PNAS' template for two-column articles: http://www.pnas.org/misc/PNASTWO.CLS My problem is that if I include a figure or table: \begin{figure} \caption{my figure} ...
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How to insert a two-column figure in the current page when using LaTeX?

I know there is a command like \begin{figure}[p] \end{figure} But when I use it in a two-column model, the $[p]$ cannot work. So I am wondering if there is any solution to preserve the figure in ...
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Footnotes inside captions using LyX [duplicate]

I finally found a way to insert a footnote inside a caption while using float:Table in LyX, from this answer. You need to insert \protect\footnotemark in the caption and \footnotetext{Text to ...
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Force caption to go above/below with biblatex

I have used the following to force captions above (tables) and below (figures) as per the answer to this question. \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Four Arranged Figures are offset

How can I ensure that the four plots (which are all the same size pdfs) appear with the same spacing: see they are offset here: % Actual versus predicted plots \begin{figure}[H] ...
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How to recall a figure without rewriting it

I'm writing a long document and sometimes I need to recall a figure and show it (not just a \ref in the document). Right now every time I need this I rewrite the LaTeX code for showing the figure. Is ...
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Vertical Centering in a multicols

In a document I have several multicols units, in which on one side there is an image and on the other side some information in a itemize. Now, depending on the image / information, the two "sections" ...
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Why is my PDF file so much different than my preview version?

I am using TeXShell and MiKTeX to compile with. Once I have written my code, I compile and preview and at first there was some problems with floats and stuff, but now, everything is perfect and ...
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Float pgfplotstable to right of text

I want to float a smaller table to the right of my text. Here is an example of the code: % Example Table \documentclass{minimal} \begin{filecontents*}{scientists.csv} name,surname,age ...
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Rotate sidewaystable (twoside option): Top of table to the left

I have 3 sidewaystable's in a row, but have broken up the table into 3 separate tables, each of one page (much easier). I'm using the twoside option for the document. But this seems to affect the ...
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Spacing in multicols environment with figures

I have the following lines: \documentclass[a4paper,landscape,12pt,oneside]{scrbook} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{multicol,lipsum} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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How do I put a wide figure on the top of the first page of a two-column paper?

I'd like my academic paper to have a page-width-spanning figure right underneath the title. How do I do this? Whenever I try using \begin{figure*}...\end{figure*} with the figure at the start of my ...
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Is LaTeX's placement of figures correct? [closed]

I often hear that the best thing when dealing with floats in latex is to let latex do its thing and place them where it wants. I have mostly not listened to this but instead used the float-package and ...
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Adding figure in framed or shaded environment

I am currently using the shaded environment from the framed package for large calculation digressions in my papers. \usepackage{framed} \newenvironment{digression}[1]{\begin{shaded} ...