{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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Placing Image within double column text without resizing

I want the image to occupy both columns for good resolution within a two-column document and also want the text in two column format. I used following command, but it overlaps with the text in other ...
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Image covers whole of a column and not at desired location

I am new to Latex and want to insert a figure into my document. I used following commands: \begin{figure}[hbtp] \centering \includegraphics[scale=0.5]{PTS.eps} \caption{Figure PTS} \end{figure} ...
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Turning off figures in latex completely (without placeholders)

Is there an easy method to compile a LaTeX document ignoring contents of \begin{figure} ... \end{figure} blocks altogether? I am looking for an equivalent for draft and demo options (as in ...
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When citing inside caption, it starts at number one

When using \cite inside a figures caption, it ignores all my previous citation and assign the used source as number one? I have even tried with \protect, but still it starts at 1. ...
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All figures at end of section (or Chapter) but in the order they were cited in the text

I've been trying to do this for so long, it would make my life so much easier. I have a *.tex file containing all the details of the figures in a chapter (but not necessarily in the right order), ...
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Why are my images not being inserted?

I don't know why but when I compile this document, only the first two figures are inserted. I tried changing the order, by putting the third image at the top (simply but cutting and pasting) and then ...
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How to make my images look transparrent in my pdf document

I'm trying to make my images look transparent in my output pdf using latex (MikTex 2.9). and removing the bottom line. Here is my tex code : \documentclass[10pt,a4paper,twoside,twocolumn]{article} ...
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Figure with caption at its side

I need a help with figure caption for a figure where the figure caption is placed at the side of the figure. I'm using \documentclass[a4paper]{jpconf} and writing: \begin{figure}[h] ...
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Text goes over image in two-column article document

I want to have two images side-by-side in a two-column article. I tried to use the second part of Gonzalo Medina's answer to this question but, my text flows over the second .eps image. I thought the ...
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Box environment created with frame box

I am creating the box environment using packages environ and float. But I will try to put the \BODY part after the caption and also try to fix the "framebox environment" by using \fbox{} command. ...
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Center-align the verbatim environment

I am trying to center align the content of a figure that has verbatim text in it. But the verbatim text is always right-aligned: \begin{figure} \centering \begin{verbatim} some text here ...
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How can I fit all my figure's subfloats and caption on the same page?

I have a subfloat containing five pics (each of size 1040x463). I want them to fit on the same page. This is the tex I'm using but the the result is that the last pic is not appearing on the same ...
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Is it possible to produce a comparison network

Is it possible to produce a comparison network, similar to the one shown in the diagram here: I've looked at using \rule's, but I can't get them to produce lines in my code. Also how can I add a ...
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caption with ltablex and ThreePartTable - the caption is increased by 2

I'm using threeparttablex and tabularx packages. I have 2 problems: caption only enumerates right if put before \begin{tabularx}; notes are not center aligned with the table; My code is the ...
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Boxed caption and figure, with colored caption

I'm trying to recreate a figure and caption effect from a journal. An example of it can be seen on PDF version of Figure 1 from this article: It's basically a large grey bordered box that goes ...
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pdf inclusion multiple pdfs with page group included in a single page [duplicate]

I was reading about this strange fail in different post, but I observe that only ocurs if the image it's in the same page as another created with the same editor (in my case Inkscape). Two figures in ...
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Blank space in text after figures and tables

I usually position my tables and figures with [H] and after tables and figures the text suddenly has an empty space as shown in the above picture. I am not totally sure but this also happend since I ...
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Centering Xcircuit Figure

Hi I am using a program called xcircuit to make circuit diagrams and I cant seem to get the figure centered. I have tried \begin{center}, \centering. I have tried messing with \flushleft but it needs ...
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How to customize the caption as a figure number in the algorithm2e package

I want to show the algorithm as a figure and cite that figure using the figure number anywhere in the page. Below is the code: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{report} ...
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texmaker bullet in .eps figure equation shows infinity symbol

I am using Texmaker on windows 7 and I'm trying to include a .eps figure which has bullet symbol in it, and for some reason, Texmaker shows an infinity sign instead. I've checked my .eps file, and it ...
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Centering figure captions in IEEEtran

I am working on a paper using the IEEEtran template in LyX. I have run into a problem: While the contents (in this case, a table) of the figure float are centered, the caption is aligned to the left ...
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Wrap text around a figure starting at the same vertical level

The title may sound like a duplicate and you may think that the package wrapfig deals with that. But, what I am asking for is quite different. I am not sure if the wrapfig package could help. I have ...
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Undesired space before the section title when a figure is inserted after the section title

After I used a template, Latex gives me a lot of white space before the section title because a figure is inserted after the first paragraph of the section. I used [H] as the floating parameter for ...
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\FloatBarrier behaving like a \clearpage

The \FloatBarrier command from the placeins package is frequently used before a section in order to certify that any floats from previous sections have been properly flushed. Such is not my case. I ...
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minipage caption overrides

I am using two mini pages side by side. The caption of both the figures are too long, that the caption of both the figures merges each other. I would like them to be separated by some space. *edited ...
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IEEE Class File 'ieee.cls' Error When Using PGF and Friends (root cause is the color package)

I have to use the IEEE class file which can be found here: http://mocha-java.uccs.edu/ieee/ There you can download the class file itself (ieee.cls) and a demo tex file called ieeecls.tex. When I ...
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Break subfigures along 2 pages using the subfigure package

I am trying to add subfigures that are larger than one page. I am using the package subfigure that might be a bit obsolete, indeed, however I insist in using it because I have a very large documents ...
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Complex positioning of multiple figures

I have multiple figures that are included in my tex file. My tex code is : \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[pdftex]{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[h] \centering ...
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How can i change the fontsize with KOMA-script?

I need to change the fontsize to 11pt inside a table environment. The default setting of the document is 12pt using scrartcl, but I need to change this to exact 11pt in the float (the reason is that ...
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Correct way to make \externalfigure[] to look in only current directory of ConTeXt file?

I'm trying a document directory structure like the following: proj/proj.tex proj/env.tex proj/product/product.tex proj/product/entries/comp1/entry.tex proj/product/entries/comp1/image.pdf ...
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2D and 3D Tikz pictures side-by-side

Previously I've had problems with 3D Tikz pictures having a lot of whitespace added to one side which was solved by using \documentclass[varwidth,border=5pt]{standalone}. Now, however, I'm trying to ...
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table over two columns in twocolumn mode [duplicate]

Here's my code: \documentclass[fleqn,10pt]{SelfArx} \setlength{\columnsep}{0.55cm} \setlength{\fboxrule}{0.75pt} \definecolor{color1}{RGB}{0,0,90} \definecolor{color2}{RGB}{0,20,20} \begin{document} ...
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Placing pictures in twocolumn page balanced with cuted

I would like to place pictures on the twocolumn page striped with the cuted package and it's strip environment. I used [ht] placement of the figures. Only four pictures allowed on one page. ME is ...
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Resize tikzpicture without change \node position

I'm using tikzpicture to create some graphs. But I have a problem, when I change graph size for better position on text, all \node goes to wrong position. Here is my code. This are my .dat. ...
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Using \footnote in a figure's \caption

Maybe this is an easy one, but I struggled with this now too long :) I want to have a footnote in a caption of a figure, see the example. \begin{figure}[!ht] \caption{a figure ...
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Vertically centering a set of tabbed graphics

I have a lot of different graphics in three versions each. All those versions have a fixed width and I want those three versions to be displayed next to each other. So far, I've used a tabbing ...
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How can I orient a figure in landscape only when it is placed on its own page?

Floats sometimes end up placed on a page of their own. When this happens, I'd like them to be rotated to landscape mode so that they take up the whole page. sidewaysfigure from the rotating package ...
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Inserting two figures with two captions in one column

Using IEEEtran package, I want to place two figures with two captions (one right one left) in a column. A layout like this ---------------------------- ---------------------------- ...
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Rotated Text in Table Extending into Rows in Lyx

I'm trying to create a table with some rotated text in it, but the rotated text is extending into the rows below the cell, as shown here: Here is what my screen looks like in Lyx: I've tried ...
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Why this float in multicols is moved to next page while there is enough place on the current one?

In the following MWE, the second float (within a multicols environment) is moved to page 4 while there is (seems to be) enough place where its code is given (on page 3). Why? \documentclass{article} ...
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Border around a caption but not the figure

I'm looking to get a border/box around the captions for my figures and tables, but without wanting to border the figure/table itself as well. I currently have something that works, but the box takes ...
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Multi-page pdf in figure environment

I want to include a multi-page pdf file into a figure environment, as it serves as one of the figures in the appendix. I know that normally one could also use the pdfpages package to include such a ...
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How to limit the figure caption width?

Figure captions seem to wrap at the page width. How could I make them wrap at the figure width instead? Currently, they can easily be mistaken for normal text. \begin{figure}[!htb] \begin{center ...
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Multi-page subfigures using the subfigure package

I'm trying to create figure that contains many subfigures and I want it to span multiple pages. I'm using the subfigure package to create my figure: \usepackage{subfigure} \begin{figure}[!hbp] ...
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positioning the photo at where it placed in latex [duplicate]

every time that i put a (figure) in latex, it appears in some random places rather than the place I actually write the code. for example, for the following code, it will be appeared at the beginning ...
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Multiple panel figure, with caption in one of the panels?

I want to put three figures inside a multi-figure with a single caption. If you imagine a 2x2 table, I want to place the three figures in three of the table cells, and the caption in the remaining ...
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why is the placement of the table wrong? [duplicate]

I'm new Latex, I want to use make a table, and it works fine. the problem that I have is the position of table in the document : \chapter{chapter description } \section{section name } ...
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Flafter sometimes ignores a section title

I'm using the flafter package to prevent floats from appearing before their positions in the LaTeX source code. When I put a float just after a section title and the section starts at the beginning ...
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How prevent \maketitle refusing floats on title page? (pdfLaTeX)

everyone, I am writing a paper and I want to have a Figure on the first (title) page, but after using \maketitle this page refuses all floats even though there is a plenty of space for them to fit in. ...
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Align subfigures centrally in LyX

In LyX, I am placing 2 figures side-by-side by placing 2 subfloats inside a single float. This allows me to have individual captions for each subfloat and hence, each sub-figure. My problem is that ...