{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 get a float landscape on a new and empty page

I would like to have a floating figure in landscape placed on a new and empty page (without header, footer and number). The plot shall become as wide as possible. It doesn't matter if the caption is ...
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Is it possible to wrap a table around another table (or any float/text/minipage)?

Is it possible to wrap a table around another table (or any float/text/minipage)? I.e. the table width is adjusted so another thing indents the table. Imagine text wrapping a float, but instead of ...
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Compatibility issue with \renewenvironment{figure} and [H] placement

This is related to Shift all floats on page horizontally. While trying to redefine the standard figure environment I've run into compatibility issues with the [H] placement specifier from the float ...
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Warning “No positions in optional float specifier.”

I am writing a LaTeX document, and received the warning No positions in optional float specifier. However, the problem is LaTeX did not point me to where does the warning come from, therefore I ...
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How to: Header on every page, with figures!

I'm writing a document to my college and it requires a header on every page with two logos and some text, as shown below: Here are the images: Any ideas on how to do it? I have tried with the ...
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Custom numbering of tables, equations and figures

I am writing a chapter for a book. The chapter number is 5.4. The chapter has multiple sections. I would like all the figures, tables and equations in my chapter to be labelled as 5.4.X. For example, ...
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How to create a box with caption and label like a float?

I want to create a box (in which I put extra information for the reader) that behaves like a float. In other words, it should have a caption (outside of the box that says Box 1: Here is my box caption)...
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Figure referencing throwing reference undefined on input line latex

I'm trying to make a document and reference some figures that I have, however, some of them are displaying Figure ?? when it's run. The way that I have declared the figures are \begin{figure}[!h] \...
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Create flowchart with antennas

I have asked a question before about the same problem. I wanted to make some modifications to the code but the compiler chrashed. Basically I want to remove block x from the code, I have already ...
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Using [H] to control figure [closed]

Why can't I use [H] instead of [h] in the figure? I get a lot of errors then. I'am using the float package, \usepackage{float}. \begin{figure}[h] \begin{minipage}[t]{0.45\textwidth} \...
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Charts side-by-side in a two column article

I wrote this latex but it does not look exactly as I want it. It is a two column article so the graphs should be two columns and the charts should flow through the two columns with two charts side by ...
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Lineup captions of figures horizontally

I got these three figures side-by-side. All of the figures are in different sizes and I got different number of lines of text in the caption for each of the figures. My problem is that I want all of ...
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How to connect the boxes that are in parallell on the left side of the system

I want to connect the boxes on the left side of the system, that is demarcated by a line dividing it into the CPU side and RF-chain part. Also i would like to reduce the two outermost connecting lines ...
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Side-by-side figures with caption, specify height but use whole textwidth

I found this answer which does exactly what I want except the fact that I can't use a caption for my figures: Forcing subfigures to have same height and take overall X% of linewidth in LaTeX I want ...
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Behaviour of section, subsection… in text and figures

I am using sections, subsection,... in my document. Sometimes, I need to have a certain format, such as 1, 1.1, or 1.a, 1.1.a or 1.1.1, and so on. Also, I have a chapter of figures. In this case, I ...
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place text right of vertical line and below of picture

I have this code (I simplified my code - the \github command is provided by this tikz code. ): \documentclass[11cm,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{geometry} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{graphicx} \...
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Include figure not working

I am trying to load a figure and use math in the caption. But after I compile (without errors) the file there are pages missing. If delete the figure everything is fine, so I think it has to do ...
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apa6: Controlling the size of figures in man mode

I'm using the apa6 class to prepare a manuscript. My figures appear in any sizes in man-mode, whether .png or .pdf. How is it possible to control the size of figures in man-mode? The width-...
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How do I let a float know on which column it is placed?

Is there a safe and sound way to let the insides of a float environment know on which column the float is placed? Here is an examples that fails: \documentclass[twocolumn]{article} \usepackage[...
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Beginner's problem - Undefined control sequence… Problems with RITA package [closed]

I am having a lot of "small" problems with my code in ShareLatex. I think the most of them because the package provided from the Journal (I copied the code for new project in ShareLatex and it worked ...
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Figure not being placed in the right place when compiled [duplicate]

I have a Latex document, and I'm trying to add a figure in but when I do, it doesn't get placed in the position I intend for it to go. So it's something like \section{section1}end of paragraph \...
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wrapping titles and sections around figures

I need to do this kind of layout on LaTeX, but I have no idea how I could wrap figures around titles. Does anyone know of any way to do this ? Or would someone happen to know a template to do just ...
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Adding two circles in latex?

I want to add to intersecting circles together in latex and remove that area from an even larger circle. My code is as follows: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{...
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How to make a figure spread over twocolumns?

I have the following figure: \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} \usepackage[brazilian]{babel} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{scalefnt} \usepackage{graphicx} \...
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Pictures in the same section

\documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{fullpage} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{fancyvrb} \usepackage[english,russian]{babel} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{...
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Why is text sometimes presented BEFORE a picture, while it is supposed to be presented AFTERWARDS [duplicate]

Why, in some instances, is the text Here is some text presented before the picture.jpg in the final document, please? \begin{figure}[h] \centering \includegraphics[width=...]{picture.jpg} \caption{...
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Referencing equation like a figure

I have made an arrow equation (xymatrix) with text. Now I need to reference it like a figure. Any ideas how to achieve that. If I put in \label{} it will be numbered according equations. I need it ...
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Page numbering changes when using a figure

I'm currently writing a document and when I include pictures, the page number of the newly created page does not have the same style as the other pages. How I include the picture: \begin{figure} \...
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Bookmarks link to first page when using figures, \clearpage, \phantomsection

I have the following code which includes graphic files in my document and I only want these graphics in my document especially I don't want pagenumbers, toc, titles, etc. The only problem is that all ...
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How to put a figure in the page that spans whole page on a two column document

I want to include a figure that spans the whole page of a twocolumn document. I've tried this link: How do I make a figure that spans a spread of two pages, but it results in the figure being onn the ...
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Figures occupy 1 page [duplicate]

I have a figure that occupied 1 page. When I put this in my latex document, the other following documents and this 1 page document automatically are thrown away at the end of the section. Therefore, ...
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Biomedcentral figure caption outside bounding box [closed]

When using the BioMed Central template (bmcart documentclass) the figure caption overflows the figures bounding box. How can this be fixed? \begin{figure}[hbtp] \centering \includegraphics[scale=0.4]{...
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How to erase .lof file in Overleaf?

I am working on the Overleaf collaborative platform. I am facing the following error code : ./main.lof:18: Missing $ inserted. <inserted text> $ l.18 ...some figure_name}}{23}{figure.17} ...
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How to fill the white space left by caption in SCfigure with text

The sidecap package brings the SCfigure environment, which enables captions to be positioned to the left or the right of a figure. I have a very long figure, ocuppying most of the textheight. I want ...
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How to link a figure without subsection?

I have many figures in my text, and they get numbers (in the first Section) 1.1, 1.2 etc. So just the number of section and then the number of Figure. But when I try to link the figures, they get out ...
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Placing two different floats next to each other (independent, float-specific captions)

I have two floats, a figure and an algorithm (new floating environment). I want then to be placed next to each other each using half the linewidth (or 48%, or whatever looks the nicest). I have tried ...
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Reference to subfigure is either not showing or showing wrong

I am using the subfigure environment, but when I refer to it, the counter is either not showing or showing incorrectly. Here is the code. \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \...
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subfigures roman numbering

I have the code: \renewcommand{\thesubfigure}{\roman{subfigure}} \begin{figure}[h!] \begin{subfigure}{.32\textwidth} \includegraphics[scale=.21]{figures/201.pdf} \caption{} \end{...
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Disable \FloatBarrier for selected sections

I am using \usepackage[section,above,below]{placeins} which does exactly what I want. In order to avoid too many blank pages, I am looking for a command that disables the \FloatBarrier at the ...
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force figure placement in twocolumn elsarticle

i'm trying to include a lot of figures in twocolumn elsarticle document class, however the figures are not placed where i wanted , here an example of figure's code : \usepackage{float} \usepackage{...
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a Multi-page figure in LYX

I have got a float:figure including 6 subfloat:figures in LYX. How can I use \ContinuedFloat command in LYX to get the figure showing onto two pages? % Preview source code %% LyX 2.1.4 created this ...
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Control figures grouped inside a section when there are a lot of them

I am working in my homework where there are a lot of figures. I have a visual problem with figures which they must only placed inside a specific section, but they are shown in the next section. This ...
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Is there a possibility to remove unprocessed floats?

At some points of the document I want to remove the unprocessed floats and simply not typeset them at all. Therefore is \clearpage or \FloatBarrier not an option, because they flush the floats. Does ...
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Two consecutive wrapfigure images

How can I display two consecutive images on the right of the page, with the second appearing below the first? At present the first does not float at all, only the second does. I do not want to place ...
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How to suppress numbering of some (but not all) margin figures in Tufte Latex? [duplicate]

I am using the book class of Tufte Latex. I have two types of margin figures, where for one type I'd like to keep the default setting, but for the second type I want to suppress the numbering and text ...
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\subfloat \caption odd behavior

I'm very new to Latex and trying my best to adopt it as my method of choice for paper and my Thesis. I have always managed to solve any problems encountered by browsing through this forum but can't ...
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Shift all floats on page horizontally

I would like to modify the way standard floats, like figure or table, appear on page by shifting them horizontally relative to the paragraph text, see the image below. To this end I have tried to ...
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Scale figure inside tikzfigure environment in tikzposter class

I am trying to make my poster with the tikzposter class. I want to place a figure inside a block and I have to use the tikzpicture environment. But I can't scale the figure properly. \documentclass[...
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footnotes just after algorithm

I am trying to add footnotes at the end of an algorithm environment (not at the end of the page). I found this post where this is done but there are no numbers to refer to the footnote. So if I want ...
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Why my figure shows up behind the text?

I'm trying to fit one image to the page width while using a 2-column framework: \begin{figure}[ht] \centering \includegraphics[width=\textwidth]{mp-f-k} \caption{Happy Smiley} \end{figure} ...