{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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Using subfigure without \textwidth command in AAAI format

I want to use AAAI format to write a conference paper. Conference forbid using \textwidth or any other commands that alter page layout but I want to use subfigure to put some figures beside each ...
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How to define numbering for figures and tables? [duplicate]

I am writing a document with several figures with subsections numbers in the 2.1, 2.2, etc. format. I would like to number the figures in each subsection with a 3 digit format, for example: Figure ...
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LyX: Two differently sized subfigures with a combined width of 100% columnwidth

On LyX I'm trying to create 2 subfigures (one with a square shaped graphic and one that is tall and narrow) side-by-side, such that their combined width is 100% of the column (or page). How do I do ...
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New float environment in tufte-book with alternate caption placement for full width figures

I am trying to define a new environment for photographic plates in a tufte-book.cls book. The environment should: Work just as the existing figure / table environments do for non-starred uses, and ...
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Bug or feature of floats mechanism

If I type $\section{Second section}$ or \begin{enumerate} \item first bla bla \item second bla bla $\item last bla bla$ \end{enumerate} I get the error message ! Missing $ inserted... or ! LaTeX ...
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When inserting figures in one column of two-column paper, there is too mach blank

When inserting figures in one column of two-column paper, there is too mach blank. Is there any order to make the paper be arranged better. Since the code below is just a example. I would appreciate ...
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Figure number of three figures are same

I have five figures in a chapter. The figure numbers of first 3 figures are correct i.e. 5.1, 5.2 and 5.3 but the figure numbers of next two figures are also 5.3 The structure of first 3 figures is ...
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I cannot omit fig1 above a figure [duplicate]

I insert \begin{figure}[ht!] \begin{center} \includegraphics{figure 1.png} \end{center} \caption{First question} \label{fig1} \end{figure} and the figure and title are appeared correctly but above ...
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How do I force a figure on top of a line, and place it exactly where I want on the page?

Background info is as such: Image A is a logo in the top right corner, around which I will write my name, and image B is of my average appearance, I want to place somewhere(!) on the left of my name ...
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multiple handcrafted labels for figure

The following MWE shows my attempt to create a list of references in a document, with links from text to reference and back. It works well in text, but badly in figures when I try make the reference ...
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Insert 2-columns figure in Texstudio

I have the same question about 2-pages figure. I use the code figure* then the figure appears very well; however, there is one word "figure" appears randomly in the text body, which I want to get rid ...
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Wide figure in a 2 column document (figure* doesn't work)

I am new to this environment, but I believe I have checked other questions related to mine problem, still couldn't find a solution. What I want is to have a wider figure in a two column document. I am ...
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prevent page break a couple of lines after figure

I am writing a document which consists of the repeating format: text, figure, then a larger paragraph. How can I prevent a page break between both of the text and figure environments, whilst not ...
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How to increase space between the bottom border of a boxed figure and its caption?

I am trying to generate a space (6pt) between the boxed figure and its caption. Since I am using tikz code \includegraphics did not work. Also I tried \setlength{\abovecaptionskip}{6pt}, ...
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Positioning two independent figures [duplicate]

I have two figures, 1 and 2. Figure 1 should be placed on top, so a \begin{figure}[t] is the way to go. In the syntax, figure 2 is loaded just after the first one with a \begin{figure}[h] command, so ...
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Adding figures on first page of documentclass article

I'm using the default article documentclass for a document that is just supposed to hold the accompanying figures for a paper. This is what I'm doing: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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How to use a marginfigure environment inside a tcolorbox environment?

\documentclass{book} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} \usepackage[paperwidth=170mm, paperheight=240mm, left=42pt, top=40pt, textwidth=280pt, marginparsep=20pt, marginparwidth=100pt, textheight=560pt, ...
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captions overlap figures in *.pdf file after dvi2pdf (while appearing normal in *.dvi file)

For some reason, figure captions that appear underneath the figure in the *.dvi file, overlap the figure in the *.pdf file generated using div2pdf. Any idea why this happens? Thanks, Ofer.
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Table in LaTeX appearing in middle of next page

I've inserted a table in my LaTeX document and have used \center to horizontally align it to the centre of the page. However, it's appearing a page after where it should, is both horizontally and ...
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Spacing around figures and tables

At the moment I have the following code in the preamble: \usepackage{float} \floatstyle{plaintop} \restylefloat{table} This puts figure captions below the figure, and table captions above the ...
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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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One column IEEE format (figures not go to the end)

I changed a double column paper (\documentclass[journal]{IEEEtran}) to a single column using the command \documentclass[12pt, draftclsnofoot, onecolumn]{IEEEtran}. However, some of the figures are ...
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List of figures with reference URL

I want to have a list of figures, which also contains a reference URL (or the article which I refer to \cite{}) for each figure entry. (and if possible the URL should appear in the next line with a ...
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Vertical spacing around align in a figure

Math environments like align put vertical space around them, to separate them from the text. This is all well, and if I wanted to change that, I could check this question. However, these environments ...
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How to have a figure with multiple groups of image and each image with individual name?

I have several images and I must put their names below them. Moreover, I need to give the name of the group of that images too (for example, "first layer", "second layer" ect as show below). I need to ...
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How to find the lost text part when having “Float(s) lost” error

I've lost some text. I don't know if theres something missing, so how can I find it? I'm not in the mood to compare the chapter1.tex to the pdf file by reading both. Chapter 1 (chapter1.tex) is rather ...
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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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Adding figures with a certain order

I am trying to add some figures in a specific order as shown below but it didn't work, Any Ideas? My code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{figure*} ...
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Why do all of my latex figures say “chesches” next to it? [duplicate]

When I use \includegraphics all of my figures say "chesches" at the bottom left of the figure. Here is the code: \begin{figure} \includegraphics[width = 6 inches]{HHCircuit.png} \end{figure}
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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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Unwanted Edges in MATLAB Pcolor Figure Appear in TeX

I want to use an eps file in my tex document. I generate this figure with MATLAB using pcolor command. To make the edges smoother and omit the grids, I use the shading flat (or shading interp) ...
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Insert tables and graph from Excel

I'm writing a report in LaTeX and I'm using excel to calculate, make graphs and tables. What would you recommend me to do to import it to latex? I have tried taking print-screen and import as ...
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How to force oversized figure off of the bottom of the page and up to the top

I have a figure that is bigger than the margins. In the long run, the size won't matter. But for now, Latex is putting it on its own page (which is fine) and placing it at the very bottom of the ...
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(color online) label in RevTeX

For colored figures, Physical Review journals require that the caption label takes the form "FIG. 1 (color online). Caption content" if the figure will not appear in color in print. Could someone ...
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Wrap caption in multipage lstlisting environment

I am following the accepted answer from this question to extend an lstlisting across multiple pages. It works great, however if my caption is too long the continued caption doesn't wrap, and this is ...
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Code listing spanning multiple pages with captions at top

Is it possible to span a lstlisting environment or lstlistinginput on multiple pages, such that the caption is repeated on each page (the listing counter stays the same), as well as being able to ...
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Fix wide-figure positioning in 2 column Latex

I have a two column formating of latex. I know that I can use * to wide the figure in two column: \begin{figure*}----\end{figure*} For fix positioning I know, I have to use \usepackage{float} plus ...
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Figure: Sidecaption while text floats next to figure

I am restricted to a two-column and have a figure that I want to include in \textheight height with the caption on the other column. The figure spans exactly one column, but I don't know how to let ...
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eps images position in IEEEtrans class

I have a document with some problems in the positions of the last images. I copied the code here and after that, I copy the warnings that I get: \documentclass[journal]{IEEEtran} ...
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figcaps package: How to print figure captions and then tables?

I am using figcaps package, it puts at the end Tables and then Figure captions. I want to have first Figure captions and then Tables. Is there any solution? Code: \documentclass{article} ...
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Margin notes in listing with float enviroment – Error: Float(s) lost

Based on this question: Margin notes in listing with float enviroment - Error: Float(s) lost I have now other question. The solution is working fine. But I want to use floats for listings, to prevent ...
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how to insert protocol in Lyx?

I know how to insert "algorithm" in Lyx. But how to insert "protocol" as shown in the following figure?
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Content is missing but lof or toc keeps showing on top of first page [closed]

\documentclass[a4j]{jarticle} \usepackage{float} \usepackage{listings} \usepackage[dvipdfmx]{graphicx,color} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} \usepackage{bm} \usepackage{chngcntr} ...
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How can I reference figure*'s subfigure? [duplicate]

I'm writing a paper to submit a conference. However, I am having some problems fixing non-resolved references in latex. \begin{figure*}[ht!] \begin{subfigure}[b]{0.3\linewidth} ...
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Text over figure in the wrapfigure environment

I know this question has been asked before, but I could not find a suitable answer, so please bear with me. I want to put a figure in my document using the wrapfigure environment. It is supposed to ...
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Is it possible to have fxnotes in caption of figure or table?

I am using the fixme package with the following MWE: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper, draft]{memoir} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{fixme} \fxsetup{layout=footnote} \begin{document} Fixme notes ...
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Rename associated Figure files

Some journals request that the submitted figure files are named to match the compiled latex pdf (fig1.pdf, fig2.pdf, ...). Now most of my colleagues and I do not name our figures according to the ...
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How to move the List of Figures to the end of a document

Is it possible to set the list of figures to appear at the end of a document instead of appearing at the beginning? I tried to set \listoftables befor the command \end{document} but nothing ...
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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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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 ...