{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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landscape figure on different page to heading

I'm trying to keep a landscape figure on the same page as the section heading -- with section heading still in portrait. But figure keeps slipping onto next page. MWE here: \documentclass{article} ...
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My figures don't align

I have three subfigures within a figure, and for some reason the one on the left (including it's caption) lines up lower than the other two. I'm sure it must be some typo, but I just don't see it! Any ...
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What is the best way to achieve Figure - Comment structure in article class?

I'm writing my thesis in LaTeX. However, as most of the users do, I face the problem of placing figures. I tried various methods to place figures, and all of them were perfect -- except, when I add ...
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Resize an entire block of latex code [on hold]

There is a way to resize an entire block of latex code containing say a section title and a figure environment to fit for example a page? Or at least force a figure environment to have a fixed size, ...
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Figure at the bottom of same page as another item

I'm writing up lecture notes which include quick questions for the reader, together with upside-down answers at the bottom of the page. The code I'm currently using for this has basically the ...
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Modify the @tufte@margin@float environment to automatically align floats

The Tufte classes provide the @tufte@margin@float environment which is used for tables and figures, but its result it's not automatically aligned with the text. The \marginnote command provide a ...
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picture is delocated or an empty page before and after the picture

I have been having some troubles with the insertion of picture in my document(pdf) when using latex. At first, when I inserted the picture, the picture was delocating. this was the code. ...
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How to add images inside the table in beamer

I need to insert the images in the table in Beamer as shown below The shown figure should be one frame in beamer and table must have the boarder I am using "Torino" theme in my beamer can any ...
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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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Customizing caption in side-by-side figures

How do I customize my caption that follows this article's setting of the captions on page 26. The following is my attempt to do that, but still doesn't work. Obviously, what I want to achieve is to ...
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An image side by side in latex

I would like to have two figures side by side in my document. I found an example on here with the following code \begin{figure} \centering \begin{minipage}{.5\linewidth} \centering ...
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Is there a general command to disable indentation of paragraphs after figures and tables?

I am typesetting a manual, that uses normal indentation for paragraphs. The pages have a lot of figures and tables and I would like to have the paragraph after tables and figures to have no ...
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figure different numbering \only - beamer

I am using beamer and i want to create a set of slides with the same title, but different content so i use the command \only. Per each \only{} i inserted different pictures, but they appear with the ...
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Indent in figure group producing warning

I am getting a warning Delete this space to maintain correct pagereferences. due to my figures being indented, for example: % \QBasic is a simple macro: \newcommand{\QBasic}{\mbox{\textsc{QBasic}}} ...
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Put a table* at the bottom of a page?

In a two column document in LaTeX, is there any way to put a table* (a table spanning both columns) at the bottom of the page? The obvious doesn't work: \begin{table*}[b] % b!, hb, hb!, etc. ...
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Ensure full-page figure is on facing page of first reference

I have several full-page figures in my LaTeX document that is based off of a two-sided book class. I would like to ensure that these figures are placed on the opposite page of where I first reference ...
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Tables and figures at the end of each chapter

Right now I have all my figures and tables at the end of my dissertation. To do this I'm using this: \usepackage[nomarkers]{endfloat} \renewcommand{\efloatseparator}{\mbox{}} ...
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Formatting figures on a single page without leaving space at the bottom

When Using 6 figures in a single page, I am forced to make figures small. But, this arrangement leaves a lot of empty space at the bottom. How to enlarge image without having to move them to different ...
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How to float box of text on the right side without leaving a gap throughout the rest of the document?

Problem I am trying to create a document where a box of text will float on the right side. The rest of the text within the document should flow around the box. My searches have lead me to ...
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Reference to a figure uses the section's number

One of my sections seems to be using the section number rather than the appropriate figure number for \ref's that point to figures. (Theorems and the like work fine.) As far as I can tell, there's ...
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Customizing Multiline captions

I would like to have a caption which is centered and has multiple lines. For example, \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \centering \begin{tabular}{cc} \rule{5cm}{3cm} & ...
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Scheduling a float to appear on a specific, later page?

Consider the following MWE - let's say it's called test.tex: \batchmode % \ifx\article\undefined % \documentclass[12pt,journal,onecolumn,twoside,draftcls,letterpaper]{IEEEtran} % \else % ...
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How to combine ‘float’ and ‘longtable’ packages functionality

I want to use exact placement for my table. As I read on SO it can be done with [H] option for table environment provided by ‘float’ package. But this doesn't seem to work with longtable which I have ...
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Is there a value for \textfraction (and totalnumber, floatpagefraction) that I should avoid getting close to?

Initially I wanted to open a question: How to get (more) text on a page with large floats? But of course the topic at hand has been covered way more many times than google can list on one page. ...
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Including a subfigure and table inside a figure environment

I want to include a table and an image as two subfigures in a macro figure environment. Apparently the code compiles but it isn't placing the elements how I want: The table and the image side by side ...
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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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Can't force image to be inserted here even with using begin{figure}[H]

I'm using latex to write a lab manual for a computer class. for this purpose I should describe the steps of the lab step by step and each step must be followed by an image. but the problem is when I ...
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ragged2e justifying - centering figures

I am preparing a beamer presentation and I used the ragged2e package to justify the text in my slides (I justified the itemize environment). However, this does not allow me anymore to center a figure. ...
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How to change the numbering for different figures?

Let's say I have two standard figures and two supplementary figures. If I change the name of figure using \renewcommand{\figurename} the figure counter will still count all figures continuously (i.e. ...
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Interdependencies between subfig, subfigure and subcaption for journal papers

I am using informs3.cls template to write a paper. I have run into serious difficulty when making a figure with subfigures. The problem is that: subfigure package is obsolete. subfig is not ...
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Adding text (eg: image source) at the bottom right of a figure

I want to add text (i.e the image source), which includes a citation, at the bottom right of a figure like this: I wrote the following piece of code: \begin{figure}[h] ...
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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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Margins/Borders in the figure environment

I am designing a poster using the beamerposter package. Many of the blocks I have on this poster have, as to be expected, figures. My problem is that, in many cases, the figures are at the end of the ...
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Image next to paragraph, start next paragraph below both

In LaTeX, I have a number of short paragraphs, each with a headline and an image on the right side. % First section \spacedlowsmallcaps{Some headline} \begin{floatingfigure}[r]{4.5cm} ...
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Hopeless table formatting [closed]

I have a document where I enter a command \tab and that creates a table for me. The right part of the table always stays the same and the left part of the table is entered with arguments of the \tab ...
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Make paperheight (page length) same as section length

I'd like a document where each section is followed by a page-break but otherwise is one page. The sections have varying lengths, mainly due to the size of the picture(s) in each one. So far what I ...
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undefined control sequence for \subfigure [duplicate]

using TeXShop in OS X Maverick, a simple subfigure script is returning "undefined control sequence". Although I can bypass it and still generate the image-included pdf by typing "s" to "ignore all" ...
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twocolumn / IEEEtran vertical alignment of columns

I'm currently writing a paper using the IEEEtran class (which uses the twocolumn option). When inserting this float figur, it is properly placed, but the second column is also aligned vertically with ...
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No figures or tables on this page

Occasionally there are "special pages" on which I do not want to have any figures or tables (e.g., cover pages). Usually I solve this by simply putting all floats sufficiently late in the source code ...
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Is it better to let tables to be on top with tpb, or use “H”/“h”?

I am writing a thesis that has some occasional tables. I cannot decide if it's "better" (both aesthetically and maybe in other regards) to just use the default "tpb" floating placement, which makes ...
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Centering figure caption does not work

I have a few narrow figures for which I want to center the caption. I have to use a LaTeX template from Springer (svmult.cls). This makes captions left-aligned by default. I took a look at this ...
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Sub-figures in multiple pages but with one figure caption and showing “continued on next page”

The below code (together with Knitr package in R) creates figures on 3 pages under one caption of "Figure 1: Lots of figure". What I want to have is something like "footer" underneath figures in ...
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Previous half of page left blank when floating figure

I have a document where I wish to have a block of text then my figure then a block of text below that. I have tried using the [H] option along with the float package. While this does what I want it is ...
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Adjusting the caption of an algorithm2e code

I'd like to typeset the caption of an algorithm environment such that it is bold, fills the available width of the paper, and neither the caption nor the line numbers encroach into the margins. In ...
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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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Caption on top of Figure with revTex 4.1 after update to Tex Live 2014

I used this kind of code to put several Figures in a Latex document \documentclass[preprint]{revtex4-1} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[!h] \begin{center} ...
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LaTeX figures side by side [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Two figures side by side I want to place 2 images side by side in LaTeX. I have 2 .png files and I don't understand how to do it in LaTeX. I have tried many ways but ...
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using subfig (side-by-side) figures

I used the package subfig for my first time, I got this error: ! LaTeX Error: File figures/Rnefft1310' not found. ! LaTeX Error: Filefigures/imt1310' not found. However, I am sure the file is there as ...
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Latex figure, default option [h]? [duplicate]

It seems that the figures in my document are positioned at the top of the page by default. Is it possible to change that default behaviour to [h]? (without adding [h] to all the figures) Thanks in ...
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How to put the equation right at figure?

I want to put the equation right at the figure and center they both. How I can realize it?