{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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Centering of figures doesn't work with SCfigure (Using TeXshop for Mac)

I have a problem using SCfigure. I want to have my caption in the margins on the right side but the figure itself should be centered. But \centering doesn't work. Does anyone know how to fix this? ...
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Adding words figure and page to list of figures

This also applies to the table of contents and list of tables and is related to Add 'Page' above page numbers in Table of Contents, but when adding the words "Figure" and "Page" to the top of ...
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Header and footer for a figure

(I'm new to latex and don't know the right keywords to search.) I would like to put a header and footer lines to my figures (floats), instead a framebox, since they sometimes takes longer than a whole ...
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Importing a PDF created in Numbers displaying incorrectly

I created a LaTeX document using Overleaf and a diagram I made in Numbers and exported in PDF format. I included it into Latex like so: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{fullpage} ...
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Subsection wrong placed after several figures+minipages

I'm new using Latex and I found some code to place 2 pictures aligned (one next to each other) in case they have the right scale of course. It works perfectly. But when I copy/paste the code a couple ...
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Trying to adjust alignment of figure on page in landscape style

I have a page in my document with the following LaTeX code: \begin{landscape} \begin{figure} [htbp] \centering{\includegraphics[scale=0.65] {DocsAndImages/DFD.png}} ...
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Change figure numbering

I have a 6 subfigures in an figure environment and they are currently numbered a),b),c) etc. I would like to number them ai), bi), aii), bii) etc. Basically I'm looking for more control on the ...
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Can't move sidecap figures from top of page

Thanks for your help in advance. I am using LyX to typeset my dissertation. However when I export to plain LaTeX the problem persists, so I know is is a LaTeX problem. I am using sidecap with ...
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How to make a picture taking the maximum space?

To expand a picture imported with \includegraphics that is wider than heigh to the width of the text block, you just do this: \includegraphics[width=\textwidth]{ ... } When they are heigher than ...
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figure with figure caption showing outer par mode error

When compiling figure with tint box it's showing ERROR. How to achieve sidebyside (it's means text is leftside and figure is rightside). My MWE is: \documentclass{article} ...
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How to insert pictures without scaling?

I'm trying to insert two figures side-by-side, following this example from the wikibook: \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{subcaption} \begin{figure} \centering ...
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How do I align the caption of these two pictures in my minipage at same `height´?

It might be a silly question, but it is bothering me that I cannot fix it at the moment. \medskip \begin{figure}[h] \begin{minipage}{.3\textwidth} \centering ...
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Figure caption inside a tinted box

I would like to print the figure caption with a "tinted box" (a box with a background colour). How to achieve this? My MWE is : \documentclass{book} \usepackage{lipsum,graphics} \usepackage{caption} ...
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Multiple layout problem with sidecaption, subbottom and memoir

This is not the first time i post (see here and here) about sidecaption environment error and memoir class, but i continue to have lot of problem with my layout. I search a way to : make correct ...
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Tex capacity exceeded— \clearpage wont help

When fed with more than 6 blocks of the form below (and nothing but that, except for begindocument and , Latex responds with capacity exceeded error. \paragraph{Length 5} - \begin{figure}[H] ...
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figure caption inside float with float

I have caption with inside float and created based on Caption inside figure float. But when compiling it's showing ! LaTeX Error: Not in outer par mode. How do solve this? My MWE is: ...
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How to understand LaTeX styling when coming from a CSS background?

I come from a web development background and am used to apply CSS styles to HTML tags in order to position and shape them. In LaTeX I constantly find myself trying to think of CSS and of how things ...
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How can I insert multiple images with captions in a non-floating environment?

I'm writing my master thesis and I need to place a large number of images and tables, as in the following way: \paragraph{name 1} ...long list of images and tables.. \paragraph{name 2} ...
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Edit caption settings in SCfigure environment

I am using the SCfigure environment, from the sidecap package because I wanted to have captions to the side of my figure. After twitching the parameters for a while, I managed to make things look like ...
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Caption inside figure float

I would like to expect the below output in my LaTeX. The figure caption should be place in the bottom of the figure. The text should be plurred with opacity. How do achieve this? My MWE is: ...
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Scaling images when inputting a tex file

I am using Xcircuit to produce images which creates an eps picture and has latex symbol which is overlays on top of it. I would like to be able to scale the image as well as the symbols. i tried the ...
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How to remove spacing between figure and caption in the beamer class

i'm creating a presentation with the latex beamer class and want to change the spacing between the figure and the caption. I think it is to large at the moment. ...
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Conflict between image and algorithm style

I'm trying to write an article with both figures and algorithms. The commands related to images should be these: \usepackage{float} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[margin=1.5cm]{caption} ...
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How to hide captions below figures using figcaps?

I'm using figcaps to move the figures at the end of the document and to generate a list of figures. The figcaps package displays the figure captions two times: once in the figure list and once below ...
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Getting the graphics/pictures at the right spot [duplicate]

I have three .eps files which i saved from MATLAB.Iam writing in latex and would like to add these three pictures just below my text in the section that Iam writing in.here is the latex code Iam ...
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How to add left top-aligned letter to LaTeX subcaption figure?

I am using the subcaption package to place figures side-by-side, and I need to have labels in the form of letters to the top left of the figures. I.e. I am trying to achieve A [Figure] B [Figure] ...
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Forcing subfigure caption to right-middle of figure

I want to plot say two figures with their respective sub captions on right-middle side of the figure. Any help?
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Penalty-enhanced approach to float placement in LaTeX3

This question is quite related to Penalty-enhanced approach to float placement, but here I am focusing on the situation for LaTeX3. The LaTeX2e float placement algorithm does not look backward ...
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A question about latex formatting

I am authoring a report that runs into hundreds of pages. In one particular chapter, I have a large number of tables and figures. I use the setting [htb] for both the tables and the figures, so that ...
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Penalty-enhanced approach to float placement

Background I have seen Increase badness based on distance between float and reference which was closed as a duplicate of our generic How to influence the position of float environments like figure ...
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Tabulate text within caption

I would like to tabulate text within a caption. See below what I obtain with my code: \begin{figure}[htbp] \centering \includegraphics[width=6in]{topfigure.png} ...
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Float interferes with breakable tcolorbox

Today I noticed, that a breakable tcolorbox can be interrupted by a floating object, e.g. a figure. IMHO this is rather strange and shouldn't happen. Thus I wonder, how I can force the floating object ...
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an other ! LaTeX Error: Float(s) lost

I am writing a big LaTeX document (doctoral thesis). And I've adopted a "complex" structure with \include{} and \input{} and I have obviously : ! LaTeX Error: Float(s) lost. See the LaTeX manual or ...
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syntonly + float package : not compatible

I try to use syntaxonly + float package. See the MWE \documentclass[oneside]{book} \usepackage{graphics} \usepackage{syntonly} \syntaxonly \usepackage{float} \newfloat{carte}{h}{carte} ...
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Automatic numbering TikZ figure exported from Geogebra

In my book, I have to draw a lot of figure by Geogebra and then exported to LaTeX. I used to numbering them by a caption below but sometimes I have to add more figures among them, so there is a huge ...
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Trouble inserting picture in CV template

I'm making a resume based on a latex template (link: https://www.sharelatex.com/templates/cv-or-resume/cies-breijs-resume ) and I'd like to insert a figure. There is some free space in the template ...
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Using a figure again in document

I have drawn a schematic geometry an I want to describe the results of simulations I did with several configuration. So in Section XY I describe the simulations I did with a case set-up using the ...
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Change caption font using xelatex

I'm new to xelatex, but I've managed to change the font of the chapter, sections, and so on. Now, I want to change the global font of the float captions (figures, tables...). I've named the font ...
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Placing Image within double column text without resizing

I want the image to occupy both columns for good resolution within a two-column document and also want the text in two column format. I used following command, but it overlaps with the text in other ...
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Turning off figures in latex completely (without placeholders)

Is there an easy method to compile a LaTeX document ignoring contents of \begin{figure} ... \end{figure} blocks altogether? I am looking for an equivalent for draft and demo options (as in ...
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When citing inside caption, it starts at number one

When using \cite inside a figures caption, it ignores all my previous citation and assign the used source as number one? I have even tried with \protect, but still it starts at 1. ...
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Image covers whole of a column and not at desired location

I am new to Latex and want to insert a figure into my document. I used following commands: \begin{figure}[hbtp] \centering \includegraphics[scale=0.5]{PTS.eps} \caption{Figure PTS} \end{figure} ...
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Why are my images not being inserted?

I don't know why but when I compile this document, only the first two figures are inserted. I tried changing the order, by putting the third image at the top (simply but cutting and pasting) and then ...
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Figure with caption at its side

I need a help with figure caption for a figure where the figure caption is placed at the side of the figure. I'm using \documentclass[a4paper]{jpconf} and writing: \begin{figure}[h] ...
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Text goes over image in two-column article document

I want to have two images side-by-side in a two-column article. I tried to use the second part of Gonzalo Medina's answer to this question but, my text flows over the second .eps image. I thought the ...
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How can I fit all my figure's subfloats and caption on the same page?

I have a subfloat containing five pics (each of size 1040x463). I want them to fit on the same page. This is the tex I'm using but the the result is that the last pic is not appearing on the same ...
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Is it possible to produce a comparison network

Is it possible to produce a comparison network, similar to the one shown in the diagram here: I've looked at using \rule's, but I can't get them to produce lines in my code. Also how can I add a ...
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caption with ltablex and ThreePartTable - the caption is increased by 2

I'm using threeparttablex and tabularx packages. I have 2 problems: caption only enumerates right if put before \begin{tabularx}; notes are not center aligned with the table; My code is the ...
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Box environment created with frame box

I am creating the box environment using packages environ and float. But I will try to put the \BODY part after the caption and also try to fix the "framebox environment" by using \fbox{} command. ...
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Boxed caption and figure, with colored caption

I'm trying to recreate a figure and caption effect from a journal. An example of it can be seen on PDF version of Figure 1 from this article: It's basically a large grey bordered box that goes ...