{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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Wrong figure and caption position

I have a problem with my images!! As you can see, the position of images (a) and (b) is totally wrong! I don't know why! I used Latex for a lot of years, but it is the first time I see something ...
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Prevent full page image in multicols

While placing a full-width image in the multicols environment using \begin{figure*} ... \end{figure*} if the figure is larger than some fraction of the page, it takes up a whole page on its own, ...
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SCfigure won't compile, shows a runaway argument error

I'm trying to create an SCfigure, but the formatting doesn't seem to be working. I have used this same code and it worked fine, but I tried to compile again in a new session and this error showed. ...
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How to continue a framed box which is defined in floating environment [duplicate]

I have defined a floating environment. It defines a framed box using \mdframe. Here is the code I used. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{mdframed} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{caption} ...
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Caption with two figures in a single column

How can I put two figures in a single column, with a label (say a), b) ) on the left and in the middle or top of each figure? I was trying \newcommand{\Inserttwopgf}[6]{% \begin{figure}[t] ...
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make latex to automatically choose the placement of algorithms

I have several algorithms written down in a single file and would like latex to spread them across the document to save spaces. For example an algorithm can be just 3 or 4 lines and another can be 20 ...
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Figures on the left (even) page of a book

There are some more postings on this topic but I've found no working/satisfying solution for my problem. Some solutions work well for figures spread over the whole document. For me it is much more ...
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Unable to include figure in .tex file [closed]

I am trying to include a figure in latex file with a standard command \includegraphics. My code is given below \begin{figure} \includegraphics{cluster_assort} \caption{\label{}} \end{figure} I ...
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Float goes to bottom of page even with forced 'H' placement [duplicate]

I have a certain document with a few tables one after another. Each table is in its own subsubsection. The peculiar thing about these tables is that two tables can fit on a page with a subsubsection ...
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Tabularx moving table to next page, ignoring optional arguments [closed]

Using the tabularx and booktabs packages to include tables I have a problem in my Appendix. A table, when inserted, appears on the start of the next page, above the next appendix's designation and ...
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Drawing knots with 8 crossings and labels [closed]

So for a project, I have to draw the knot diagrams of all alternating knots with up to 8 crossings and label the regions bounded by the knots. For knots with up to 7 crossings, I used PSTricks, ...
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Place figure captions below figure instead of in side margin?

I'm trying to figure out how to use the Tufte-book layout but place image captions below the image instead of in the side-margin. Does anyone know how to do this? This is for a dissertation and the ...
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Figure source caption problem - strange space between text and url

Following Add source to figure caption I created new command called \captionsource: \newcommand*{\captionsource}[1]{% \caption*{% Source: \url{#1} }% } As you can see on the ...
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Hyperref and custom caption in float environment link wrong

I have a custom caption style. If i add a reference to a float the link points to the caption which is below the floats content, but it should point to the top. I probably forgot to set a ref line or ...
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How can I align two captions? [duplicate]

I have a figure and an equation side by side. The code is as follows: \begin{figure}[H] \begin{subfigure}{.5\textwidth} \centering \includegraphics[width=.8\linewidth]{cycle} \caption{The opsin ...
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Which macros define spaces around table and float environments? [duplicate]

I am trying to define the length of vertical space between tables and text globally in my document. So far, I have been using \setlength{\intextsep}{0cm} \setlength{\floatsep}{0cm} ...
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Entering figure in the header in exam class

I am using the exam class for preparing a question paper. Can anyone tell me how to insert a figure in the header? My aim is to insert the university's letterhead at the top of the paper. regards Leo ...
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Displaying two plots side by side not displaying titles correctly [duplicate]

I’m writing a report and using the following code to display a bode-diagram. To save some space (I have several of these figures), I’ve displayed them side by side, but the title of the right plots’s ...
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Importing plots from MATLAB to LaTeX [duplicate]

This is my first time trying to import plots created by MATLAB into LaTeX and it's not turning out very nicely. I have saved my MATLAB plot as a .png file here and an .eps file here. Using the .eps ...
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Why is space inserted at beginning of table or figure caption when using macros to define caption label? [duplicate]

Here is my MWE. As you can see, the problem only happens when we use the macro \suppOrApp. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{caption} ...
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Last element in each row of a matrix getting pushed to next line [duplicate]

The following matrix is not displaying all elements in each row on the same line, the last element in each row is getting pushed to the next line. If I delete the last element then the matrix displays ...
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Framed float box, spanning two columns in paracol [duplicate]

I'm looking for a simple, framed, float box-environment that has (or can have by construction) a star equivalent (like figure* or table*) so that it may span both columns in the paracol environment. ...
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how to vertical-align a figure

how can I vertical-align a figure? I've tried with: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{chngcntr} \usepackage{tabularx} ...
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Force placement of pairs of figures on even and odd page [duplicate]

Is there a possibility to place pairs of figures on the even page and the corresponding odd page, respectively? The scenario is that I have e.g. 2 figures showing the same statistic (separating males ...
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floatingfigure doesn't start at first paragraph after page wrap

A floatingfigure I created is not aligned at the first possible paragraph. It is put directly after subsection. The space on the page does not fit for the figure, so it wraps to the next page (which ...
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Huge algorithm taking up space [duplicate]

I have an algorithm description that takes up an entire image. However, when compiling my latex document, the algorithm and subsequent images following it are pushed to the end of the document. I ...
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How change “Figure #” position in lyx [duplicate]

I'm using Lyx, and adding a floating image always add a "Figure X" at the left of the image, I'd like to show this 'caption' (I don't know if is caption or not) under the image, how should I do? What ...
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Place image in top of page of book document [duplicate]

I need to place an Image in top of book document. But thats image still placed in center document. This is my code: \documentclass[oneside,a4paper , 12 pt]{book} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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How to use a single count for tables and figures? [duplicate]

In a short document, I wrote reference-based sentence, which ended up reading : With the previous example (figure 1), the features used are presented in table 1. I would like both figures and ...
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some Figures are cut from right side in dvi but correct when using the tex file

I am using winedt 6.0 and miktex 2.9 when i compile in winedt 6.0 using ctrl+shift+p , the output pdf file is perfect. but when creating the dvi file, some figures (eps files) are cut from the right ...
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IEEEtran template and centering figure captions [closed]

I am using the IEEEtran template (IEEE conference proceedings) and would like to center their figure captions (at least I belief that I am allowed to do that, since it looks really ugly without ;). ...
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inserting two column image in desired place [closed]

I am creating an IJCA article.I have a situation where I have to insert a two column image at some place.After that normal text follow.I used the package float.I am attaching the code below. ...
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Compile images, controlling their location [duplicate]

In my tex file, I have images that are spaced between paragraphs. However, when I compile the file, the images come out almost all on the same page. Is there a command I can put so that the images are ...
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Problem to include flowchart [closed]

I am trying to include a flow chart as figure in my document but I think I am doing something wrong. After compile I get blank page in my PDF document. I am using MiKTeX 2.9 and Windows 7. Here is ...
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Figure in a letter [duplicate]

Is there any way to include a figure in a letter \documentclass{letter}? I am trying to include a signature eps: \begin{figure}[!ht] \includegraphics[width=4 cm]{Signature.eps} \end{figure} I ...
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PDF figure can be seen only on exported PDF file [closed]

I am adding in Source File the following code below and although it works for all my previous figures, for this one I see only the caption on LaTeX, but I get it ok when I export PDF of my file. ...
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EPS figures have misaligned text when imported [closed]

I have a manuscript with two-dimensional .eps figures generated by Gnuplot 4.6.3. When I examine these .eps figures directly (e.g., via OS-X's preview app), they appear fine. They're also fine under ...
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How not to skip a page with begin{figure}

I have this code. \section{Anhang} \begin{figure} \includegraphics{anderegraphen5,6-1.png} \end{figure} Right now I skip the page after "Anhang" can someone please tell me how I keep the ...
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revtex incompatible with stfloats?

Very similar to this one: revtex incompatible with dblfloatfix? Is revtex known to be incompatible with stfloats? In this MWE, the second figure is just gone (with a "Float cannot be placed" ...
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One column white space in double column? [duplicate]

I am writing in a double-column template (IEEE Conference Template). What has been bothering me is that once I have a figure/pseudocode/tikz in one column, sometimes it pushes the contents in the ...
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How to make a footnote on the figure or table caption [duplicate]

Another problem has occurred. I just want to make a footnote on the caption of the figure, but it doesn't works. I can make a footnote just before \end{figure}, but it doesn't looks good. So can ...
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Suppressing page numbering for table which spans over the entire page [closed]

I want to suppress page numbering on pages with tables which span over the entire page. I tried to do so by putting a \thispagestyle{empty} before the table but occasionally the command is applied to ...
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Tables arrangement [closed]

I have two tables, which are rotated 90 degree to align vertically from bottom to top. That works fine. I want to make two tables on the same page. Now each rotated table is on its own page. I want ...
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“Call out box” in a two-column document

I suppose "call out box" probably doesn't have much of a meaning in the TeX world, but a (framed) "box" probably isn't specific enough for what I mean. Anyway, I am compiling the following with ...
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Listing Moved to End of Document / Other Locations [closed]

I have a listing that is pretty long and it's forced to the end of my document. If I shorten the code, I've noticed it allows it to stay where it should be, otherwise it gets pushed behind/in front of ...
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How to avoid pagebreak in two-column article [closed]

I'm having some problems writing an 2-columns article with IEEEtrans document class. After compiling my file, I keep finding a page break without it being completed (check figure). It starts a new ...
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Problem when introducing figures [closed]

I'm new to LaTeX and I'm having trouble when I try to include a figure in my text. The problem is that the text appears behind the image, or the image overlays the text. Also, it's not centred ...
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Wrap text around non rectangular image [duplicate]

Is it possible to wrap text around a circle or around a polygon? Or do I have to insert linebreaks manually to the right places?
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Set image in latex [duplicate]

I inserted an image, but LaTeX always put it on the top of the page, even if the example is down of the page, and I want to put it in an example. What do I have to do? Here is my .tex code: ...
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Automatic placement of picture in multicol environment at top, bottom, or middle of column

Having a multicol document spanning over several pages with pictures (includegraphics, width=\columnwidth), I am looking for a way that LaTeX chooses the best position for the picture or at least ...