{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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Border of pictures are not coming in longtable

\begin{longtable}{|lllllllll|} % [ht] \caption{Create } \\ %\label{step 3} \hline \multicolumn{3}{|l|}{\textbf{Prefix}} & ...
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Mismatched figure positioning in twocolumn landscape format

I'm trying to create a twocolumn landscape document with four images per page (two per column, two columns per page). Except for the first figure, all are identical in form. The first figure is to ...
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Wrong table numbers used in references [duplicate]

I am writing a thesis in LaTeX, using a class file provided by my institution. This class file uses the hyperref package. My thesis contains figures, listings (using the package listings) and ...
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Bad caption imporing figure from pdf

I'm making some figures with Visio 2013 and exporting them as pdf files. I'm including them in LaTeX: \begin{figure}[h] \centering \includegraphics[width=1.00\textwidth]{./Figures/figure.pdf} ...
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how to fix a section position [duplicate]

I have sections in my report in latex. I want to know how can I fix the position of the section in the report. I have some pictures after the section, but all of them come before the section, ...
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How to remove blank spaces above and below inserted images?

In my document there are large blank spaces above and below the images that I inserted, also sometimes I can see blank spaces after the texts too. How can I remove the blank spaces above and below the ...
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How do I move the table to the vertically center, and align figure and table together?

\begin{figure}[htbp] \centering \makebox[0.5\textwidth]{\includegraphics[width=0.7\textwidth]{figure/ch3/result_s2/book.jpg}} \qquad \qquad \scalebox{0.7}{ ...
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Centered captionlabel above justified caption text

I'd like to have the captionlabel (e.g. Figure 1) centered on a single line with the actual caption justified below. Something like this As you can see, I've achieved what I want with the help of ...
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Putting two-column long figure in Revtex4-1

I have a problem with APS's revtex4-1. I want to place an twocolumn-wide figure at the bottom of the page. I know \begin{figure*}[position] picture \end{figure*} in {article} document class ...
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Tikz drawings side by side

I am trying to draw two figures (three, in fact, but even two is not working) side by side using TikZ. I added two TikZ drawings in matrix.tex using \newcommand and tried to add them in the main ...
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Unwanted Vertical Space before figures in IEEE Tran Latex document

I am trying to insert .eps figures in my IEEE tran latex document. My figures are shifted down from the original position. Although the figure captions are in their desired positions. I have used word ...
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Force text to start directly on the next line after a figure

I'm currently writing the preface of my thesis. At the end of my thesis, I want to insert my signature (a picture). Directly below the picture I want to write my name, date and place. However, I ...
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Can I add 3D objects as subfigures (using movie15)

I have faced one stiff problem that when I try to add four 3D plots (2 rows x 2 columns) in my beamer by using subfigure approach, I fail! This is my minimal example: \begin{frame} \begin{figure}[t] ...
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Spacing of notes below a figure

I've trying to adjust the spacing of the text lines of notes I have below a figure. The font size of the note is, for instance, footnotesize, but the space is the same of the regular text I have in ...
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Using endfloat with Chapters [ Figure X about here] has incorrect numbering

Using endfloat and graphicx package. I place a figure in chapter 1. Which is assigned the figure number 2.1. A box in the position reads: [ Figure 1 about here ] How can we make the box read the ...
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How to prevent figure from splitting itemize list

I have inserted a floating figure in my text using [htb]. A part of the text is a list, generated by itemize. The list is, by chance, placed at the bottom of the page, and consists of three items. ...
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matlab2tikz scales width variable by factor 0.95092

I use global default variables \figwidth for figure width and \figheight for height in my document. These are defined by the following code in my document header: Latex ...
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error in memoir: Command \newfloat already defined

Using this preamble: \documentclass[pdftex,11pt,a4paper,openany]{memoir} \usepackage[brazil]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{indentfirst} \usepackage{latexsym} ...
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figure in two column while using a one column environment

I am using one column book class and I would like to have just one page in my document consisting of two figures spreading along two columns, as the example in below. I would appreciate if some one ...
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Cannot cross-reference figure after using \captionof [on hold]

I'm using \captionof instead of \caption because I had a problem with the figure environment. Whenever I wrote the code to place two figures and some text between them, the text was placed before the ...
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How to write multiple lines of text in a box created using \framebox in LaTex [duplicate]

I want to draw block diagram of a system. I used \framebox command to create blocks. But when I write long text inside the box it comes out of the boundaries of block. How can I write text in multiple ...
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Side-by-side images in LaTeX

I need to put 2 figures side by side in LaTeX where the first figure needs to be given a caption and the second must not be given a caption. I have tried the following: \usepackage{floatrow} ...
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Insert multiple “unique” photos in one page in latex [closed]

My attempt is to put multiple photos in a page, which are not related to each other. However, they overlap and making page look ugly. Is there a way to separate these photos? the document class can be ...
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How to place floats between paragraphs?

I have read multiple questions on this site like How to influence the position of float environments like figure and table in LaTeX? and it seems to me that default behaviour of floats is not what I ...
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Add source to figure caption

How can I add a source to a figure? I need to add \ref, \cite or just free text. Something like that: \begin{figure} [ht] \centering \includegraphics[width=0.95\textwidth]{res/figure.pdf} ...
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Moving a subfloat to the background

I have the following problem: i have a figure with 3 subsfigs, (2 top, 1 centered bottom). Since the background of the pictures is white and i want a good layout, I moved the bottom figure up with a ...
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Endfloat and appendix: two sets of floats [closed]

I am using the endfloat package and I'd like to print two sets of floats. The first set right after the bibliography where each figure and table is labeled Figure 1, Figure 2, Table 1, Table 2, etc ...
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Infographic - need help!

Infographics enable us to communicate incredibly large sets of data in a way that is interesting, meaningful, and engaging to others. I have been trying to create a simple Infographic with TeX - ...
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Align axes across subfigures

How can I align the y axes of subsequent subfigures horizontally? Like in this test case: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepackage{subcaption} \begin{document} ...
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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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Subfigure captions appear too close together

Is there anyway to avoid what is observed below with the subfigure captions appearing too close together? I would rather not use the minipage environment as a solution. \documentclass[]{article} ...
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Draw over mutliple subfigures [duplicate]

I currently try to document a project where a lot of image processing goes on. The problem is, that often tiny details are important to show, but also the reference in the bigger picture is required. ...
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Force figure to be a listing

To center my listings on the page I followed a tutorial on tex.se.com and that resulted in the following code: {\renewcommand{\figurename}{Listing} \begin{figure}[H] % the figure provides the caption ...
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text alongside figure using minipage

I need to place 2 images with captions in a minipage one below the other, in the second minipage alongside there is the description. I cannot use \begin{figure} ... \end{figure} I looked at this, ...
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Wrap text around an irregular shape

I'm trying to wrap some text around a raspberry shaped image that is placed to the right on the page. I would realy liked the text to follow the shape of the Raspberry. Is this possible? Below is a ...
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How to change list of figure entry from 3.1.0.1 to 3.1.1?

I am writing my report and using the tocloft package. I have used these commands to get desired depth of 4 digits: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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best figure format in terms of resolution?

I am learning latex recently and I want to add figures, charts, maps to my paper. What is the best figure formats in terms of resolution? I have some charts and it has many numbers on them. The ...
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Automatic vertical alignment of a single float on a dedicated page

In my large latex document, I have some figures which take a considerable height of the page (80-95%). Latex puts each of these figures alone on a page, aligned on top. I would like to have each ...
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Issues with tables being moved to next page due to empty space

I have an issue with my tables not wanting to fit onto the pages of my document. As can be seen by the first page, there is plenty of room for the tables, but for some reason on page two there is a ...
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Putting figures+caption in the margin

Is there a "clean" way to make figures and their caption appear in the margin? I'm using memoir with the companion pagestyle, so the margin is quite assymmetric and I think it might look nice enough ...
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Create caption without float *and* without caption package?

In the appendix of my thesis, there is a large number of tables and longtables which does not need to float, as they shall appear one after the other just how they fit on the pages (and it is no ...
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include graphics overlapping figures, (sig-alternate.tex) format

I have several images that span the entire length of the two-column sig-alternate format I am using. I would like to avoid images on the same page from overlapping. How can I achieve this? I am using ...
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No caption number for figures and tables

I whant to make some of my figures just without a number. Instead of Fig. 1: Caption. I want simply Caption. I tried to do \caption*, but it doesnt work for me. Even after caption package upgrade. ...
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figure formatting with python

I'm trying to use the python package to automate figure generation for figures containing multiple image files. My output seems okay, except that the imgaes are coming out as a single column, whereas ...
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My table is coming above the title I want it to be

My code is something like this whereas the table is coming above the section "Work experience". \section{Work experience} \begin{table} \caption{Research Experience} \centering ...
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Runaway argument in table, tabular

I have the following code: \documentclass[preprint,12pt]{elsarticle} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{lineno} \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage[noend]{algpseudocode} \usepackage{mathtools} ...
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Figure as part of a paragraph

I have two paragraphs and one figure. I want to place the figure as part of the first paragraph. I want this order: paragraph1 with the figure than paragraph2 \paragraph{P1} text ...
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Using xcolor package and inserting figures

I have a report with figures. The code that I'm using is very basic and looks like this: \begin{figure} \centering \includegraphics[scale=0.5]{Figures/pic} \caption{Title} \label{fig:name} ...
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Some normal letters from included PDF disappear in compiled document

I have made a figure in Adobe Illustrator, and saved the file as a PDF file. This PDF works fine when opened. I want to include this figure in my LaTeX file as a picture, which is done with the ...
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Side by side figures adjusted to have equal height

I have two graphics of different dimensions which I would like to put into my document side by side such that: The two figures are scaled to have the same height. The two figures take up the entire ...