{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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caption setting, bolded figure and table, and single spacing without caption package

These limitations and difficulties I face because I couldn't use caption package. If I add \usepackage{caption}, I couldn't preview my document.. I'm using BaKoMa TeX. There are a lot of bugs which is ...
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2-col floats and citation order problem

I am writing a document using IEEEtran class. And I am dealing with typical problem with 2-col floats (in my case a table). I am aware of issue that a table has to be declared one page before than I ...
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Wrong layout: the text crosses the border of paper

UPDATE. The combination of the longtable and figure given below results in misplacement of the following text. The text must go to the third page, but it doesn't. Instead of this it crosses the border ...
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Trouble changing font size in figure legends

I'm trying to set the font size smaller in the legends for all of my figures and tables. The way I was trying to do this was using \AtBeginEnvironment but that doesn't seem to do anything at all. This ...
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Rotating caption with image using a custom float

How do you rotate a caption with the image in a custom float? I've tried the savebox and rotcaption methods outlined in this topic. My image rotates 90 degrees but my caption stays untouched and ...
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How can I create a Continued Figure Caption?

I have two figures with somehow the same caption with the following code: \begin{figure}[!ht]\centering \includegraphics[height=18cm]{pic1} \caption{caption} \end{figure} \addtocounter{figure}{-1} ...
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Allow floatfoot to left-align beneath figure, but extend past right

I can set my \caption and my \floatfoot as separate widths, using the following example, based on the answer to my previous question: Different width for caption and floatfoot with floatrow ...
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Table of images with captions

I have a table with four images. \begin{table}[ht] \caption{table caption...} \centering \begin{tabular}{cc} \includegraphics[width=45mm]{w.png} &\includegraphics[width=45mm]{x.png}\\ \newline ...
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Combining subfloat and newfloat packages for sublistings environment

I am using the subfloat package to group related figures; they show up like 1a, 1b, etc. in the List of Figures. Now, I want to define a new listing float using the newfloat package, which generates ...
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How to force the table orders in Latex

I have several tables and some of them are long tables. LaTeX displays them in different order than I want. Say, I would like to order them as table 1 table 2 table 3(longtable) table 4 table 5 ...
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Caption on tables with wrapfigure

I'm simply trying to get a table on the right side of my text. I've tried many different packages like float, floatflt, and wrapfig, the latter got me the closest to what I wanted. My only issue at ...
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Which one is recommended when putting a full width floating image?

Version 1 In this version, I put the full width floating image outside the enumerate environment. \begin{enumerate} \item \MarginFig \lipsum[1] \end{enumerate} \FullFig \begin{enumerate}[resume] ...
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Using [H] but with adjustable figure size [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to define a figure size so that it consumes the rest of a page? I personally have a problem with letting LaTeX do all the layout. Sometimes, where an image appears ...
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Start placing figures on right-hand side column of first page

I am trying to use IEEETrans to write a scientific paper in two column format. The issue is that one is not allowed to place figures in the left-hand side column of the first page. Figures should ...
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How to prevent a large figure occupying entire page?

I have to embed a huge figure in a page where at the bottom there should be some text. However, the figure simply occupy a new page -- how to prevent this?
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Sideways figure with rotated page number

The submission requirements require that any landscaped image have the page number on the 11" side of the page, at the bottom and centered. I can't figure out how to do this. I'm using ...
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twoside introduces incorrect linespacing at end of section

I have: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{report} with no special customisation. In one page, at the end of a section, I have a big figure with two paragraphs of text below it, and these two paragraphs ...
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LyX Question on Table Numbering

How can you change table numbers in LyX. I want to get tables numbered within section (Table 1.1, 1.2 etc.). For some reason \numberwithin{table}{section} is not working.
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Insert graphs and text side by side

I wanna know how can I draw graphs and arrows with text, side by side in Beamer as shown in the figure of this question Drawing arrows in beamer Can someone post the code?
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aligning a table with a figure side to side using llncs format

using the \documentclass{llncs} instead of for example \documentclass{book} will not make the captions aligned together for the following example. How can I do to align them together: ...
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Put a figure with a table side by side

I have a table and a figure, I want to align them one next to the other (not one under the other): \documentclass{llncs} \usepackage{capt-of} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} \begin{document} ...
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How to put a PDF figure on top of another one

I have two PDF figures (charts) in a LaTeX document. As one of them is really simple, and I have some document space constraints, I was thinking of putting it in the upper right corner of the second ...
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Placing a .pdf file in the center with \multirow

The following is my code \begin{sidewaysfigure} \centering \scalebox{0.9}{\begin{tabular}{c|c|cc} \emph{}&\emph{a}&\emph{b}&\emph{c}\\ \hline \rotatebox{90}{text}&\multirow{2}{*}{ ...
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Figures on left pages, text on right pages

I'm writing a thesis in the book document class and I'm using a lot of figures to explain the working method. If I use the method proposed in Figures on left pages, text on right ones with class book, ...
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How do I force using the blank space before/after a table in a two column env?

I'm using a two column environment, and I placed a table in the left column, as shown in the image: Below it the latex source excerpt used to draw such a table: ...
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\ref{} does not find my \label in LaTeX [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why does an environment's label have to appear after the caption? I have a problem using \ref{} to reference table floating object. In my document, I have a table ...
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How to insert algorithm inside multicols environment [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Placing figures inside a two-column document Here is my MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{multicol} \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage{algpseudocode} ...
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Trouble Putting Figure in \resizebox

I would like to create an array of tikzpictures on a beamer slide by beginning a figure environment and creating four subfloats inside it (using the subfigure package). Strangely, this exact process ...
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Changing the subfigure caption by removing brackets & font of the subcaption

Note that by using \usepackage[bf]{subfigure} I'm able to change the label of the subfigure to be boldface. However, the label appears with brackets, e.g., "(a)". How could I get a subfigure label ...
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Sub-labeling in tabular environment [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to put subcaptions below subtables, and increase gap between subtables with 'subfigure'? I have two tables in the tabular environment with labels. I'd like ...
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Placing subfigure argument at the distance below the figure

In my \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{book} I'm using the following \begin{figure}[] \centering \subfigure[text A]{\includegraphics[width=0.47\textwidth]{a.pdf}} \subfigure[text ...
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autoref with the float package

I would like to use \autoref{fig:subfig:a}, but I don't get the figure number by simply typing this. My code is: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amssymb,amstext,amsmath,latexsym,mathtools} ...
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numbering several latex figures

How is it possible to include figure labeling in latex? By labeling I mean that if I import several figures: \begin{figure}[ht] \centering \includegraphics[height = ...
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Table generating error [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: 19 simple tables giving “TeX capacity exceeded” / “Too many unprocessed floats”? TexStudio 2.3 Miktex2.9 Hi everybody I am kind if new to LaTeX. ...
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How to remove horizontal lines around figures for htlatex output

htlatex adds horizontal lines around figures floats. For instance, the HTML output for the following tex: \begin{figure} \begin{centering} \includegraphics{photo.png} \end{centering} \end{figure} ...
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Undesired behaviour of \parbox within figure environment

I want to put a \parbox in a figure that is drawn by pstricks. The pspicture environment is inside of a figure environment. As an example: \documentclass[singlecolumn, nofootinbib, ...
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How can I use \belowcaptionskip with listing?

\documentclass{mwrep} \usepackage{minted} \usepackage{lipsum} % question regarding this code \setlength{\belowcaptionskip}{-10pt} % end \begin{document} \lipsum[1] \begin{listing}[h] ...
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How do I put two different pictures side by side? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Two figures side by side How do I put two different pictures side by side? I'm using the figure environment. My code is: \begin{figure}[h!] \centering ...
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Remove space after figure and before text

I have a figure in my paper (I am using IEEEtran package). After this figure there exists a space between the figure and the text. How can I reduce the size of this white space. To be specific the ...
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Last part of longtable after next float

I'm having the following problem with a document I'm making. I have a table which is split over five pages. This is done with longtable and it works fine. In the next section I have another (simple) ...
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How do force center-alignment in a caption in a figure?

When I use the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[h!] \begin{center} \caption{test} ...
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How can I create a chapter with graphics only divided into different sections?

I'm trying to create a chapter with pictures only, but keep running into troubles. The chapter is an appendix, where only some graphics should be displayed, placed in different sections. I don't need ...
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Table references showing up with section number instead of table number [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Continuous v. per-chapter/section numbering of figures, tables, and other document elements My table references are showing up with the section number in them. I'd like ...
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Packages hyperref together with subfig break when \renewcommand{\thefigure}{…} is used

The following code compiles and acts as you would expect: \documentclass[12pt]{report} %\usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{subfig} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \centering ...
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Numbering a figure with a symbol in a way that is compatible with \label and \ref

In a long paper, full of figures labeled as usual, there are two figures which I would like to single out and label with symbols. For instance, I would like to have them labeled Figure $\dag$ and ...
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Why are float objects centered vertically on new pages? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Automatic vertical alignment of a single float on a dedicated page Why are float objects centered vertically on new pages if they don't fit on the page where they are ...
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Multicolumn image

How can i span image across two columns in multicolumn environment? I want to create something like this: c1 Image c1 Image c1 c2 c3 c1 c2 c3 (c1, c2, c3 = columns) It can be done in ConTeXt: ...
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Equivalent of <div style=“float:right”></div>? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Equivalent of CSS “float:left;” for images I come from an HTML/CSS background, and would like to know the LaTeX equivalent of the following HTML snippet: ...
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Table numbers restart using \ContinuedFloat

Okay, I am really new at LaTeX so I may be screwing up terribly, but here's my problem. I'm writing a paper with several tables, one of which is in three parts, so I'm using \ContinuedFloat from the ...
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Specific layout when adding nornmal text below a tabular in a table-environment [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Align Note below table I have a tabular inside a table-environment and wish to add some explanatory text directly below the tabular within the float. Of course I know ...