{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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Create floating subsection

I am writing a summary mostly including equations but also some pictures. Now I would like to place the subsections including these pictures floating, such that the arrange themselves nicely. I ...
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Adding multiple text to a figure

I want to add a title and a text to figure in LaTex. I want to do is like this: \begin{figure}[h!] \caption{title} \centering \includegraphics{JonesTertilt.png} \caption{text} \end{figure} If I ...
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Placing graphic and algorithm on same page

If I have the following LaTeX code, is it possible to combine both graphic and algorithm so that they are fixed to a common page? \begin{figure} [H] \centering{\includegraphics[scale=1]{Figure.png}} ...
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figure number/caption separator: colon instead of dash

How can I have in a figure caption Figure 1: caption instead of Figure 1 - caption ? I tried this \usepackage[labelsep=endash]{caption} but didnt work. another simple question why we should use ...
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How to avoid page break after /FloatBarrier

I am using the placins package with the section option. I noticed there seems to be a page break before a section. Below is my code. How do I bring the second section to the previous page? ...
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Control space between (table) float environment and head

does someone know how to control the distance between a table and the head of a document page defined by the actual textheight? Somehow it only works for figures (figure 3.4) not for tables. As I ...
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Subfigures on next page cause text not come in correct order

I have a problem when using subfigures: When there is not enough space for the two side-by-side subfigures they are put on the next page, which is fine of course, but then the text following the ...
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\begin{figure}[c] TeXstudio Change in v2.10.2 Compared With v2.9.4

I have a slightly strange question. On my laptop, I run my code (using TeXstudio v2.9.4), and it all outputs fine; on my desktop computer (v2.10.2) it won't compile saying that there is an issue with ...
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Table and figure side by side in two column layout without space below

This is kind of a strange requirement I suppose. I have a table and a figure and I want them to be side by side on top of a page, on the same page, while the table is in the left column and the figure ...
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How to create a timeline without integer number for events?

In my paper, I wish to create a timeline figure, to show what happens between "period t" and "period t+1", instead of "real time numbers" like 1978. It is not allowed in the package chronosys.
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Fit sidewaysfigure to page width including caption and source

I'm trying to add a sidewaysfigure to my document, but when I set the width to \textwidth it comes out too wide. This is my code: \usepackage{rotating} \begin{sidewaysfigure} \centering ...
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General causes misalignments tikz plots in subfigures

It regularly occurs that one of my tikz subfigure plots is misaligned. The tikz files are generated with Matlab and contain a lot of data. If I replace all the subfigures for identical example images, ...
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Two figures on the same line

I am tryint to get two pictures on the same line in LaTeX. I found some example on the internet that workes very well but there is some strange black frame around the pictures. Here is the code: ...
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How do I add a block element after the current line, without interrupting the paragraph?

The multicols package does not support single-column floats, only the *-form floats. I use multicols, and I have block elements (tables, figures, etc.) I'd like to float to the top (usually) of single ...
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Tikz element outside of boundingbox behind text

How can I have elements that protrudes outside of a `boundingbox' in a float and that overlaps with a text element in the page (paragraph/caption/header) be drawn behind it? In the example below I ...
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No BoundingBox when using a custom template

It is apparently a well known error to get this when putting a graphic into your document, as can be seen here, here, and here. \begin{figure}[h] \caption{Example of a parametric plot ($\sin (x), ...
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How can I adjust the spacing command to accommodate different spacing between text and tables?

I am using the commands below taken from a cls file to adjust spacing between text in my document. However, I want to undo these commands when I come to the tables part of the document. So I wish to ...
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Figure number wrong

I know this has been asked a lot, and I've browsed all possible answers, but none help. This is my code: \documentsclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Issues with star environments inside paracol package

This question led to a new vesion 1.32 of paracol package. Basically I want to use the paracol package to set bilingual texts including figures & tables, some of them should span two ...
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Is it possible to reference a caption outside of the figure?

For my thesis research I want to be able to reference a caption I've made elsewhere in the text so that I can have a page of all my captions separate from the figures themselves. My figure layout is ...
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float placement options appearing in pdf document

I have a latex document that contains lots of floats, and so I want to place them all at the end of the pdf. I have done this using: \usepackage[nomarkers, nolists]{endfloat} Above all of my ...
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How to move TikZ plots from document to beamer

I have a document with TikZ figure are included like this: \begin{figure}[ht!] \centering \begin{tikzpicture} \draw (-1, 1) -- (1,1); \end{tikzpicture} \end{figure} When I copy ...
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Controlling placement of “set” of figures in a two-column document

I have 8-figures that need to come in sequence (no text/section in between) in a two-column IEEEtran documentclass (all fit in 1.5 pages if no text in between). How can I control the set of figures ...
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How to force figure go to new page instead of new column in a Two-Column Document

When I use \newpage it only goes to new column instead in IEEEtran document style! What can I do to force it to go to a new page as I had use its designated command as well? Thanks in advance for your ...
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Placing more than one side-by-side drawings using subfigure [duplicate]

Using the solution in: 3 or 4 tikz figures side-by-side, and the polygon drawing solution provided by @GonzolaMedina in Divide polygon segments equally, I see the drawings are not horizontally placed. ...
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Multiple panel figure, with figures side by side

I'm trying to create a multiple panel figure and I want the figures to by side by side (thre are 3 so I want two of them to be side by side and the other one below the first one). However, I have ...
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Having Three Sequential Tables Next to each other (2 side-by-side and 3rd below them) [duplicate]

How can I put the first two tables side by side and then add the 3rd table below them in IEEEtrans style document class and at the top/bottom of the page by modifying code below? (I don't want any ...
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Prevent pagebreak between section header and figure

In a document, I have an appendix with several screenshots, i.e., the different figures are displayed without any descriptive text right after the section header. I notice, however, that in several ...
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Why won't [t] option align minipage text at top?

When I compile the following, the text in the second minipage of the figure is typeset with center vertical alignment despite the fact that I've specified the t option for minipage. Is there ...
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Package wrapfig and vertical float. Is it possible?

Good morning everybody. Here is the problem: I have a book with a lot of wrapfigures (aligned to the left or to the right). Wrapfig does an excellent job, except when the figure is close to the top ...
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Scale Figure with subfigure

I have figure that made of two subfigures, the problem is the figure is larger than my page I want to scale the whole figure to fit into my page (with caption and everything how can I do it) ...
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Error `tikzscale` package when scaling a figure, containing two axis environments next to each other, to the text width

I have a figure environment with which I depict two pgfplots axis environments next to each other. I want to scale the figure such that it uses the full \textwidth. I attempt to do so by means of the ...
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How do I place a table next to a chart?

I am doing my chemistry report where I have on the left side a graph and currently right below it the raw data. I like for them both to be side to side as I am going to be putting another set and I ...
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Full page figure not in its place in cover page

I used at the very beginning of my document "thesis": \begin{figure}[p] \vspace*{-2cm} \makebox[\linewidth]{ \includegraphics[width=1.3\linewidth]{images/sequence2.pdf} }\end{figure} to insert the ...
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How to align figures and text horizontally in tables?

I want text in bullet-form next to figures showing what's going on. I thought creating a table, was the easiest way to do so. When entering text in the first column and inserting figures in the second ...
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Place threeparttable next to figure

I would like to place a threeparttable next to a figure and am unable to do so (I couldn't find an example that uses threeparttable). Here is what I was trying (though this doesn't work): ...
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Inserting single column figure in a two column document without interfere the flow of text

I am using revtex class with twocolumn option. I insert a figure which spreads to second column. After the placement of that figure, the text shifted to second column instead of continue in the first ...
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Bold and colored figure caption label in beamer?

I'm working on a beamer poster and would like my figure labels to be both bold font and colored. I'm using the command \captionsetup[figure]{labelformat=simple, labelsep=period, labelfont=bf} to ...
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Move command to the beginning or end of the paragraph

I have a macro that replaces a word in the middle of the paragraph and figure (inside a wrapfigure environment). But the text justification looks awful and it seems to be because wrapfigure cannot be ...
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Hypcap giving a “missing \caption” error when used with FPFigure / fltpage

I'm currently using a package for placing the caption on a separate page, CaptionAfterwards, and the hypcap package gives me the following error: "Package hypcap Error: You have forgotten to use ...
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Separating figure caption scrreprt document class

I'm having problem in separating figure caption in scrreprt document class. I have tried using \usepackage[CaptionAfterwards]{fltpage} and an error message saying that fltpage.sty is not found showed ...
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how to import a whole PDF as a figure

I know how to include single pages of one document as images in another document. \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{filecontents} \begin{filecontents*}{file.tex} \documentclass{scrartcl} ...
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How do I add subfigures in an Informs template

In my own Tex file, I pieced together four subfigures into one.(See the attached image below.) And my code was the following: \begin{figure}[h] \centering \subfigure[$\rho^2-\theta_1$ and ...
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How do I rotate the page and have two figures side-by-side?

I would like to dedicate a whole page to two figures, which I wish to place side by side in the horizontal layout. What is the best way to achieve this? Thanks in advance! This is what I have ...
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Fitting figure and centering text in a table as well as adding caption and label

I'm trying to a make a table with figures in it. But, the figures won't fit in the cells (See example at the end). I'm also trying to make the text in the cells next to the pictures come in the middle ...
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Subfigure out-of-order placement/numbering

I have a figure illustrating a 3-step process, for which I use subfigures. The desired output is something like this (excuse my paint skills): Now the placement of the subfigures/images is ...
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Landscape page, PDF section title float

So here's my problem: I have a page in my thesis report which is in landscape orientation. A PDF file is on this page. This page also needs a (section) title. However this title is floating somewhere ...
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How do I correctly place figures under tikzpicture? [duplicate]

I'm new to Latex and I'm enjoying the switch but I have a problem with placing figure I can't resolve. I am using tikzpicture to create graphs and each graph is in it's own file. So my code is: ...
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Specifying Figure Location With Figure Star

I am using a two-column document and I need a figure to cover both columns, hence I am using the figure* environment. The problem is that I need the figure on the first page of the document. It ...
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Linespacing after a figure

I have a problem with linespacing after I put a figure in my document. The figure code is put just after some equation code. Although the figure is drawn in the top of the page it seems that it adds ...