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{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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How to adjust two pictures side by side in just one column of multicol environment?

First of all, thanks to the group member Harish Kumar because of whose advise finally I was able to fix the caption line under the figure/ float in multicol environment. This is what I then faced: ...
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How to have a figure with caption in multicol enviornment?

Hello respected everyone. I am having the following problems. Kindly help me on this regard. \documentclass[10pt, twoside]{book} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{subfig} \begin{document} ...
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tex4ht styling breaks after figure containing tikz drawing

\textbf works in tex4ht before the figure environment, but not after: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \textbf{this is bold} \begin{figure}[h] \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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wrapfig position, margin settings [duplicate]

I find that the wrapfigure environment is very tricky. It depends on where you put it and if you add things to the top part you can make a good wrapfig bad. I would like to know if there is a way to ...
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Not showing a and b for subfigures

I know there was a previous post about this but no matter the changes I make as shown in various posts, I can not get the caption to show a or b like it is suppose to. Instead I get Figure 1.1, Figure ...
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How can I reproduce the figure with each picture labeled by a lowercase letter?

Here is the figure I am trying to reproduce. I was able to get the figure without the lowercase labels with the following code: \begin{figure} $$\begin{array}{cl} ...
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How can I annotate a figure with lines and circled numbers

I want to replace static image annotations with annotations in LaTeX to have them be all the same size. I always use figures and sometimes subfigures. How would I get the same lines as in the image ...
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Setting paths for different types

I wonder if it is possible to set several paths for different types of images, that im including in my document. Currently im using \graphicspath{{./Figures/}} for saying that, it should use ...
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How do I arrange 2 subfigures on top of 1 subfigure?

I'd like the arrange these figures so there are two figures next to each other and one below, like an upside down triangle, so that they all fit on one page and are a reasonable size. How do I do ...
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Input figures from sub-folders

I'm writing a big thesis using latex and I'm trying to keep organised. File-tree: ../Thesis/mainfile.tex ../Thesis/Section1/section1.tex ../Thesis/Figures/figure1.png ...
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All figures at end of section (or Chapter) but in the order they were cited in the text

I've been trying to do this for so long, it would make my life so much easier. I have a *.tex file containing all the details of the figures in a chapter (but not necessarily in the right order), ...
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Floating and non-floating items in one document

till now my tables were like this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{capt-of} \begin{document} \begin{table} \begin{minipage}[h!]{\linewidth} \centering ...
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How to put a figure in one column and its caption in another column in a two column article latex

Could some one help me to figure this issue out? I have a two column article and I have figures that are long. They fit in one column and that's ok but if I want to add the caption under the figure, ...
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subcaption color with the subfigure package

To define the caption color in my document, I am using \usepackage{caption} \usepackage[font={small,color=ocre}]{caption} Which works perfectly, but currently facing the following two problems: ...
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Overlapping ticks and figure not centered with matlab2tikz

See the printscreen. What I want is that the figure is centered, now that is not the case with using \setlength\figurewidth{1.0\textwidth}. Besides that the ticks with negative signs on the x-axis are ...
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Typography: floating vs inline illustrations

I understand the use and purpose of floats containing figures and tables. It makes a lot of sense if you think about the overall aesthetics of the page. However I find the graphical distance between ...
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Weird pdflatex log output [duplicate]

my pdf generation works like pdflatex biber pdflatex pdflatex. In the context of final PDF generation, I checked the log file and stumbled upon several weird entries: ...
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Move some floats to the end of the document

I want to move some of the tables to the end of the document. There is a solution via defining a new environment. However, I wonder whether there is a simple solution like using a new placement ...
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How to put a figure in one column and its caption in another column in a two column article latex

Could some one help me to figure this issue out? I have a two column article and I have figures that are long. They fit in one column and that's ok but if I want to add the caption under the figure, ...
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Endfloat and appendix: two sets of floats

I am using the endfloat package and I'd like to print two sets of floats. The first set right after the bibliography where each figure and table is labeled Figure 1, Figure 2, Table 1, Table 2, etc ...
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A new figure environment for the exam class

The incompatibility of having a float inside the solutions box of the exam class is somewhat well known. Multiple solutions for this exist, almost all of which use some variant of the caption package ...
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Prevent full page image in multicols

While placing a full-width image in the multicols environment using \begin{figure*} ... \end{figure*} if the figure is larger than some fraction of the page, it takes up a whole page on its own, ...
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Float after paragraph on the same page

I always put my float environments at the end of the paragraph where it was first referenced. But I have a problem when the paragraph is split over two pages (beginning at the bottom of the first ...
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Cannot access column name in pgfplotsstable

I followed the standard way (to the extent of my knowledge) of accessing the column name in pgfplotstable but it doesn't seem to be working. This is the code: \begin{figure}[H] ...
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tocloft, listoffigures and scrheadings missing page-numbers

There are in this example page-numbers missing at the pages containing table of contents and list of figures. Just for clarification: They're not missing in toc or list of figures but on the pages ...
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How to reduce spacing between figure and text

I want to reduce spacing between figure and text (not caption) and between paragraphs. I'm using revtex4 package (two column style).
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How to remove extra white space from figures

How can I please remove extra white space from a figure because it's taking me so much space. Thank you,
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Why does one sometimes get what appears to be arbitrary spacing with the subcaption package? [duplicate]

I have a very simple MWE which demonstrates the problem: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{subcaption} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \centering ...
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How to set a picture with caption in table?

How to set caption for images in table? like this image.
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Figure in Revtex4

I'm using MiKTeX2.9 for writing paper: \documentclass[twocolumn,aps,showpacs,prl,superscriptaddress]{revtex4} .... \usepackage{epsfig} \usepackage{graphicx} and I'm trying to place an eps figure ...
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How to pass figure position to keyval macro?

I want to wrap a macro around figure-env to make my document more readable. Here is minimal example of how it is now: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{keyval} \makeatletter ...
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How do I stack two figures on top of each other, rather than side to side?

I'd like my figures to be one on top of the other, rather than next to each other, so that they are larger and spread along the page width. How do I do this? Here is my code: \begin{figure}[H] ...
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Why do eps images do not show TexLive2014? [closed]

I want insert my university logo that is .eps format with xelatex. but that do not show. my TexLive version is 2014. Why do eps images do not show TexLive2014?
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sidewaysfigure with non-rotated section-title

I have a sidewaysfigure with consisting of 6 subfigures. As this is the first figure that appear in my appendix, I need to have a non-rotatet section-title. Following this question Rotating: Sideways ...
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Bold Captions in figure and tables but not on the list of tables and figures

I am using "normal" table, sidewaystable and sideways figures. In my code I put per \renewcommand the captions of the tables (inclusive table numbering) in bold. But this does not work for the ...
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Scaling an \input within a subfigure

I'm including latex files with \input within a subfigure environment: \documentclass[a4paper]{report} \usepackage[usenames,dvipsnames]{color} \usepackage{linegoal} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Problem on subfigure 2X2

I try to put figures in 2X2, but they appear in 4 rows. \begin{figure*} \begin{minipage}{\textwidth} \centering \begin{subfigure}[b]{1\textwidth} \centering ...
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Wide figure in a 2 column document (figure* doesn't work)

I am new to this environment, but I believe I have checked other questions related to mine problem, still couldn't find a solution. What I want is to have a wider figure in a two column document. I am ...
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Insert and compile EPS

I want to upload an .eps figure in my latex, i read this thread Why doesn't LaTeX allow me to import my .eps file when I compile it? Although i got confused, is TexMaker able to convert .eps ...
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Order of floats and bibliography and appendix

I am having trouble getting the order that I wish of my figures, bibliography, and appendix. I would like the order to be: body, bibliography, floats, appendix (which also includes some floats). ...
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Adding color package destroys listing centering

I am using @egreg's answer to make listings centered: \documentclass[a4paper]{book} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[ hang, small, it, hypcap=true ]{caption} \usepackage{fancyvrb} ...
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wrapfig how to designate where the figure should come and of what size exactly

This is a general question. I find that the wrapfigure environment is very tricky. It depends on where you put it and if you add things to the top part you can make a good wrapfig bad. I would like ...
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Converting image from eps to pdf changes placement

I'm finishing up the formatting of a document, and for compatibility reasons I converted an .eps image to .pdf. After doing so, the figure* it is inside is being forced to a full page at the end of ...
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How to get figure counter to follow theorem counter?

I am trying to get my figure to counter to follow my theorem counter. I created a few different environments: lemma, example, definitions, etc. I have gotten all of them to follow my theorem counter. ...
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How to have automatic ordering of floats?

I tend to place my "float code" after the first call out (i.e., \ref) to the float. While I am drafting a document the first call out may change and I feel like I waste time finding the first call out ...
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How to operate figures described by latex packages?

I am trying to write a go book using the latex package igo. here is the example given by the igo' User Manual: I don't know how to operate the figure described by the igo statements, put it ...
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How to make caption of a subfigure wider after scaling the figure?

i wanna scale (a) similar to (c) unfortunatelly, the caption is scaled too how can i make the caption of (c) wider (similar to caption of (a))? thank you \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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SCfigure won't compile, shows a runaway argument error

I'm trying to create an SCfigure, but the formatting doesn't seem to be working. I have used this same code and it worked fine, but I tried to compile again in a new session and this error showed. ...
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Figure - Page Number overlap

I am new to Tex and not very experienced. Unfortunately, I've got a problem: On one page a figure overlaps the page number. Actually the image is positioned very close to the bottom page border which ...
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Modify Figure environment

is it possible to modify the Figure environment in order to distinguish it better from the text in a one column document? I mean, I was thinking in doing --------- Figure # ---------- [The ...