{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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Figures moving out of order

This the first document I am making in LaTeX and I am having some problems with the images. As you can see, I placed the figure in section "Metologia y Procedimiento" but it goes to the top of that ...
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subfigures: caption for every row and every column

I have three models that I test under different parameter configurations. I created a figure where every column corresponds to a model. I would like to add the value of the parameter at the left of ...
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two column float with same page using multicols

I have using multicol package and not able to fit the figure float in the same Page. My MWE is: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{graphics,lipsum,multicol} \makeatletter ...
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RevTex4-1 caption behaviour for last line changed after customization, how to change it back?

I'm in the \begin{figure*} environment, with a few subfigure objects that have no captions. After \end{subfigure}, I'm currently using \caption[]{\small\justify blah blah blah} which produces the ...
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How to create a definition shown on the picture?

I need to copy (with small editions) the shown definition in my own document. I don't have the source code of this pdf, so I don't have any idea which environment/package/etc. should be used to create ...
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Placing text between two figures

I am just starting in LaTex and I am trying to create a custom titlepage. In our laboratory reports we are asked to have something similar to the image attached. I am having problems aligning the text ...
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Is version control for figures possible in LaTeX?

I have a long document with multiple graphs. All graphs are done using pgfplots and I'm using tables stored as separate text documents. For instance, to plot data from a table big_table_with_data.txt, ...
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splitting list of figures into parts [closed]

I want to split the list of figures in my report into two parts as shown below. In part 1 I have chapters from 1 to 5. Similarly in part 2. **LIST OF FIGURES** PART I ...
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How to fix contents of a subsection to be inside not outside of it [duplicate]

I do not know whether what I posted as a title was the best question for my problem or not. I have subsequent subsections in which I only put sub floats (no text yet). The problem is that the sub ...
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How do I lay out figures that need to be both regular and sideways?

I'm submitting to a conference with limited page space and need to fit my figures all on one page. The layout needs to look like the following: I've figured out how to turn a figure sideways, but I ...
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Different aspect ratio images, full-width, same-height row layout

Problem Often I have the use case that I want to layout several images in a row inside one figure. These images may have different aspect ratios, but for the layout to look good I want them to have ...
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Images do not appear in PDF where they appear in my code

I've been having trouble getting images to appear in the PDF where they appear in my code. An example of my code is shown below. We then plotted $\delta_1$ vs. R and got approximately a straight ...
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Help me in aligning

\documentclass[]{exam} \usepackage{amsmath,amsthm,amsfonts,amssymb,dsfont,tikz,mwe,caption,float} \usepackage{pgf,tikz} \usepgflibrary{arrows} \begin{document} \begin{questions} ...
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figure on first page ( titlepage) [closed]

Why isn't it possible to place a picture on the bottom of the first page/titlepage, for example your universities logo? It always jumps to the page after or creates a page above it. However also with ...
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ordering of figures in two-column environment

I have several figures in my two-column environment, I am using the template of MNRAS: https://www.sharelatex.com/templates/journals/mnras I have found that latex never respect the ordering of the ...
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Figure alignmetnt regards

\documentclass[10pt]{exam} \usepackage{pgf,tikz} \usetikzlibrary{arrows} \pagestyle{empty} \newcommand{\degre}{\ensuremath{^\circ}} \begin{document} \definecolor{qqwuqq}{rgb}{0,0.39,0} ...
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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} ...