{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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Image disappears in figure environment

I'm trying to include a figure and caption to show my data. The image shows when I use \includegraphics{}, but disappears when I add \begin{figure}. I'm not getting any errors when compiling my ...
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Last word of paragraph appears on new page after figure

I use a figure environment without placement specifiers, and it ends up being put on top of a page, with the very last word of the preceding paragraph put just below it. This means that the page with ...
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list of figures reference to image, caption on another page

Using the caption package to put a caption of a figure on another page, the List of Figures shows the number of the page where the caption is, not the page where the actual image is. ...
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Overlapping figures on underfull page

The following example gives me overlapping figures (figures overlapping themselves and figures overlapping the text) as can be seen in the image below. I can work around this if I change the ...
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How to put notes under table in LYX

I'd like to ask how to write notes under the table (in float) in LYX? I found the following, but it is strangely written (how can a table be at the same time out and in the float???): 'Table ...
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Does subfigure package have a limit of subfigures within a figure?

I'm inserting plenty of subfigures within a figure, when I reach the letter "z" in the subfiures captions it won't compile any more, can please anybody confirm this? (Can't post a MWE as I don't ...
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Grouping together two nested figures

I have two Figures made of 4 subfigures (2x2). They both look like this: \begin{figure}[htb!] \centering \begin{subfigure}[b]{0.24\textwidth} \centering ...
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figcaps package: How to print figure captions and then tables?

I am using figcaps package, it puts at the end Tables and then Figure captions. I want to have first Figure captions and then Tables. Is there any solution? Code: \documentclass{article} ...
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Problem with position of float [duplicate]

I don't understand why does the float object appears above /section{}. This is my code: \documentclass[letterpaper,12pt]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{hyperref} ...
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Define variable to use in [trim = ???] in Figure environment [duplicate]

I use PDF figures that are output by Excel with excessive whitespace. There are only a few standard sizes, so I would like to define re-usable variable to set in the [trim = ???] option for the ...
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Putting figures+caption in the margin

Is there a "clean" way to make figures and their caption appear in the margin? I'm using memoir with the companion pagestyle, so the margin is quite assymmetric and I think it might look nice enough ...
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Recall chapter title after plates

I'd like to generate a catalogue of objects; after each section of the catalogue I'd like to print the plates which show those objects. However, printing the plates with the plates package means the ...
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Place full-page figure float after the page where it's referenced

I have a document with a float figure that occupies the whole page. I want the float page to appear after the page where it is referenced first time. I also want the referring page to be filled with ...
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Image behind text in a tikz poster block

I'm trying to get an image to sit behind some text but my conditions are pretty unique so I've been struggling to find a solution anywhere. I'm using the tikzposter class and I want to put the image ...
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Why does latex put the images at the end of the PDF file? [duplicate]

This is really interesting. In any editor or formatting language I ever used images and text would appear in the order in which you have entered them. Not so much in LaTeX. I have a following figure: ...
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Figures next to each other

I am trying to get two figures next to eachother withing some writing, and LaTeX keeps moving one underneath to the next page. This is my code: \begin{figure}[h] ...
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How can I manage the position of the picture?

The reputation value of the application increases as more positive feedback is collected from Android phones that have installed that application. \parencite{Welderufael} \begin{figure}[hb] ...
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How to prevent reordering float appearance?

Latex changes the order of floats in my document. It moves figure 2 before figure 1. Figure 1 occupies a whole page, therefore I set it to be inserted on a float page, in afterpage environment. How to ...
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Placing of subfigures with different widths

MWE: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage[showframe]{geometry} \usepackage[draft]{graphicx} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{subcaption} \begin{document} \begin{figure} ...
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Inserting pictures in tcolorbox

I have a picture that I would put in a tcolorbox, but the image is too large and comes out. The code: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{geometry} \usepackage{float} \usepackage[italian]{babel} ...
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Change position of figure in fancytikzposter

I downloaded the source from fancytikzposter and I am trying to insert the figure inside. I met the problem with the figure, I don't know why all of my figures just move to right. I tried to add ...
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Inserting multiple image problem

I am trying to add images with caption i.e. they are 23 in total . the funny thing is up to 5 shows then it disappears . \begin{figure}[p] \centering \includegraphics[width=1\textwidth]{q1} ...
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Problem with controlling figure position spanning multiple columns and text columns in article template

I've tried all the tricks to force figure placement. The only one that worked was [H] with \usepackage[section]{placeins} in the preamble and then the text column filled the left side first, bringing ...
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How to remove List of Figures page generated by package figcaps

I am using the figcaps package to place my Figures and tables at the end of the document. However, I do not want the List of Figures page that appears with figure captions before the actual figures. ...
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how to partially overlay 2 images usng tikz or another package in LATEX

Hi. I would like to create this graphic inside of LaTex, instead of what I had to do (bring both images into powerpoint and add text boxes, save all that as a tiff file, and then convert to eps ...
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Invalid location of image in text [duplicate]

I have following MWE: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[color=red,opacity=0.1,contents={}]{background} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{indentfirst} ...
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Removing white space beside images

I'm trying to display a bunch of images side by side. Originally I wanted them on the same line, but I got them to fit by putting 2 on the next line. I'd like to make the pictures bigger but the white ...
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\counterwithin{figure}{chapter} is not working [closed]

I haven't used this forum before. But i'm trying to numbering the equations, figures and tabels as 1.1, 2.1 and 3.1. My document class is memoir as you can see. I have trying the following: ...
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Labeling figures as Figure 1, 2, 3 in LyX

I am making a document in LyX but my figures are labelled here as figure 2.1, figure 3.1, figure 3.2 etc instead of figure 1, figure 2etc. How can I fix this issue?
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Sub Figure alignment with two column text

I have to write a two-column document with three subfigures (a), (b) and (c) and some text. The size of figure is such that only two figures can span width of two columns. So i want to place the ...
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mdframed box containing text captioned tables and figures

I would like to create a framed boxes containing arbitrary text, captioned tables and captioned figures. But mdframed does not allow floats inside. How does one achieve this? Something like this does ...
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Create a figure reference without defining a figure

I am writing a physics lab and I have a list of figures in the appendix, each figure has a reference. I also have two pages that have handwriting that are to be included in the report, and I want to ...
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stacking three tables on top of each other

I generally have problems working within the figure and table environments. For my thesis I am using xtable to output my R data into latex code. I have three matrices that I would like to stack like ...
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labeling figures as table

P.S. I have figured it out. I simply added \begin{table} \end{table} instead of figure environment I am new to latex, trying to figure out how to write a simple paper. I have a figure (a jpeg ...
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When referencing a figure, make text and figure name clickable

When referecnging a figure, you write something like: \begin{figure}[here] \includegraphics[width=0.9\textwidth]{images/example.jpg} \caption{A figure} \label{figureExample} \end{figure} and to ...
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Can't get figures side by side no matter what?

I've been trying to get these figures side by side, but they keep ending up as stacked. I've looked at a bunch of solutions, but none of them have helped me. Here's my code: \begin{figure}[ht] ...
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Any progress on Knuth-Plass algorithm?

The pagination problem as posed by Donald Knuth and Michael Plasss is an NP-complete problem. At an intuitive level, this problem is related to the packing problem, so quite difficult to solve. ...
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Put text and picture in a same page

I want to put a word and a picture in a same page. word up pic down. code: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[flushleft]{threeparttable} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{geometry} ...
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How to avoid (wrap) figures moving out of sight

Using the code below, my figure moves out of the paper borders. As I understand, correction of figure position is best to do when writting is finished. But is it possible to forces figures - a ...
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Float placement on

I have 16 images (.jpg) I would like to place one to a (photos only) page in the centre of a book. I have tried the following code which places a photo at the end of the current chapter centred on a ...
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How can I create standard document?

I like create standard format in my document like: -All the text are justify until I swap this part of text only (center, right, left); -Standard margin of document (top, bottom, left, right); ...
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Figure Placement in twocolumn mode

I have unable to fit the figures are in 2nd Page. It's printing in 3rd Page onwards. How to get the figure should align in top of the 2nd page. \documentclass[twocolumn]{article} ...
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Can a text-wrapping figure span (partially) across two columns without manual intervention?

The answer for Wrap text around wide figure in two column responds that it is possible to use a wrapfigure environment (from the wrapfig package) across multiple columns through manual intervention, ...
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Three subfigures horizontally to each other in one figure

I am having trouble with the subfigures in one main figure. I am using the following preamble and coding for the figures: \documentclass[11pt]{report} \usepackage{geometry} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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Drawing a TiKz Diagram within a Table [closed]

Any ideas on how to draw a TiKz diagram within a table? I made this example of what I need to typeset in Word: I'd love to hear any suggestions, even if it requires reformatting.
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how to control position of figures in LaTeX?

I have 10 figures. I want to place 8 on one page and rest of the two on next page. I am using the code \begin{figure}[t] \centering \setlength{\unitlength}{0.1\textwidth} \begin{picture}(5,3.5) ...
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Background color around paperwidth figure

The question could have been subtitled: "how to force a caption to appear always on top of object float". I have a complex set of configurations and commands which I could resume to that MWE. % !TeX ...
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Problem between Sidewaystable and page header

I've a table too large for the regular width page. Using the package rotating, I was able to set it in landscape orientation. Using the package is not the problem, the problem is that I'm using a ...
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Insert two images as subfigures vertically

I'm using Revtex 4.1 and would like to insert two images to appear as subfigures. I would like them to have labels a) and b). I've no idea how to do this in Revtex and the minipage idea below (from an ...
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Whitespace beside figures in IEEEtran style [closed]

I'm using IEEEtran style for writing my paper. But, sometimes if a figure floats into the next page of referenced place, latex will put a whitespace beside the figure. This is my sample code: ...