{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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How can I create this layout?

In my thesis, I need to include the descriptions of 79 items in the appendix. Each description takes about half a page, and includes a picture. I want to always have two of these per page, and have ...
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How to use subfigures with the template graduate-thesis in sharelatex?

I am trying to make subfigures in this template, both side by side and to stack two figures on top of each other. I have seen some examples explaining that it is necessary to include this before ...
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Floating an algorithm?

I'm typesetting an algorithm using the algorithmx package as follows: \begin{algorithm} \caption{\textsc{Whatever}} \begin{algorithmic}[1] ... \end{algorithm} However, I would like it to ...
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Does LaTeX know what it is doing with figures [on hold]

I really love LaTeX, and learning it and working with is just as much fun as the beauty of the documents it outputs. But when it comes to figures in LaTeX, sometimes, even when using the '!h' ...
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Overlapping over/underbrace

I wanted to do something like this: How to have overlapping under-braces and over-braces The example given is really great, so I tried it on my own: what I was hoping to achieve is to represent a ...
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figure is in subsection but it goes to subsection

I need your help in solving the followings: \documentclass[a4paper, 10pt, conference]{ieeeconf} ... \subsubsection{C} \begin{figure}[h] \begin{minipage}[t]{0.3\linewidth} \centering ...
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How to put 12 figures in 3 columns?

Here is my effort: I want to put 12 figures in three columns and four rows. Can anyone demonstrate that how should do this correctly? Following gives 1 column with 4 figures. Need to generate another ...
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How to put figures in two column horizontally and not vertically in top and bottom?

How to put figures in two column horizontally and not vertically in top and bottom? can you bring an example?
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How to auto place figures on the left in odd pages, and on the right on even pages?

I'm using wrapfig. On every page, there's only one figure (and text). I'd like the placement parameter of wrapfig to be l for odd pages, and r for even ones, then alternating. Can it be done? If yes, ...
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Figure placement specifiers being written as text

All I'm trying to do is add placement specifiers to my figures with eg.[ht]. Instead of using them as arguments, latex decides to literally write [ht] into the pdf as text. So here is my sample ...
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How to place the illustration on the page in two columns and number them?

How to place the illustration on the page in two columns and number them? and another question. How to insert an image height of 30 % of the height of the text. Thank you.
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How do I get the value of 'columnwidth'? [duplicate]

I am using the ACM SIG Template for a conference paper (a two-column document). And I'd like to insert several figures plotted by matplotlib. I was wondering what is the width I should set for ...
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Space between text and its following figure

How can I make some space between the text and its following figure? (Only once and not for the whole document).
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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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Why is my caption centered?

I've got multiple Figures in a Scientific paper but the caption of only one of them is centered. I'm a complete n00b in LaTeX, but to me the formatting looks completely identical to the other figures. ...
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latex two column layout set figure to load on single column

this is the double column code \begin{multicols}{2} \begin{figure*}[!ht] \centering \includegraphics[height=60mm]{CC.jpg} \caption{AA \cite{BB}} \end{figure*} \end{multicols} But the ...
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subfigure inside tabular multirow

I'm trying to align 3 subfigures in a 2-by-2 table, where the second column is a multirow spanning the two rows. Here's where I am: Usually \multirow vertically centers its contents, but that's not ...
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Two figures with side captions next to one another

I currently have the following figure placed at the bottom of my page: \begin{SCfigure}[][h] \centering \caption{Georg Cantor (1845--1918)} ...
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Figure next to text in beamer

I can't get my code to do what I want. I'm working in beamer and I want to position my figure on the left side of the frame and the text next to it, but I would like to work with alineas in my text. ...
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Is it possible to insert standalone images in lyx

I'm trying to insert an image into a document. Inserting it as: \begin{figure} \centering\includegraphics[scale=0.5]{Figure_name}\caption{Description} \end{figure} Leaves an entry of type "Figure ...
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Lyx can no longer find images

I have update a number of images in lyx and changed the contents of images but not their path. I import images as follows: \begin{figure} ...
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Using \includegraphics messes up with every citation [on hold]

My citations work but as soon as I insert an image with \includegraphics it tells me that the image is not a .png when it is and then every single citation in the document gives me the "Citation 'xy' ...
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wrapping titles and sections around figures

I need to do this kind of layout on LaTeX, but I have no idea how I could wrap figures around titles. Does anyone know of any way to do this ? Or would someone happen to know a template to do just ...
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Include three images, so that the first one spans over two rows

So I would like to have 3 images; the first image spanning across the two other images (the first one is taller than the other two). Example: [1]|[2] [1]|[3] Here is the code I currently use, keep ...
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Can't change table reference format

I need to change reference to table to "табл. CHAPTER_NUM.TABLE_NUM", I was tried to do something like: \documentclass[a4paper, ukrainian, utf8, 14pt]{extreport} \setcounter{secnumdepth}{5} ...
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How to put the text after the figure?

I have inserted a figure in LaTeX using \includegraphics{} and then I typed a paragraph. In output its half above the figure and rest below. How do I correct it?
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Any way to achieve label format “Table X-X” in memoir WITHOUT using caption package?

In standard book class, it is very easy to achieve the caption counter as the form of "Table 3-4" where "3" is the counter value of \thechapter and the "4" is the order of apperance of this particular ...
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LyX is leaving a big gap between paragraphs in the place where float (figure) should be

I just want to ask about why is LyX leaving a big gap between paragraphs surrounding a figure?. Not all paragraphs, but only between those paragraphs where I inserted a float (figure). The figure is ...
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Placing a float at a specified position

I have a bunch of coordinates generated by a program and the text of the bodies of corresponding figures, e.g.: \includegraphics{abc.png} \caption{abc} \label{fig:abc} I was wondering if there is ...
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footnotebackref package changes behaviors of \autoref for floats containing footnote

For tables or figures with footnote in their caption, through footnote package for example, the use footnotebackref would remove the text in \autoref{...}. Is there a way to fix that? (Note: footnote ...
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Float page always *before* reference and without page break

I'm trying to create a layout where images are *always without exception* displayed before their reference, and on a page by themselves without any text above or below the image. I've tried a number ...
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Large figure and legend on opposing pages in a two-sided book

I have a 500 pages book with some figure and tables. Sometimes a figure needs to fill an entire page. The legend for this large figure is going to the previous or the next page. I wonder whether this ...
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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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HVFloat, caption below table

I would like to use the rotated table with the caption bellow the table. Unfortunately, the following code does not work. Thanks for your help.... \usepackage{hvfloat} \usepackage{booktabs} ...
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What does `\centering` do?

Not specific question: What does \centering command specifically do? MWE: \documentclass[onecolumn]{IEEEtran} \usepackage{graphicx,subcaption} \begin{document} \begin{figure} %\centering ...
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Source code listing using \lstinputlisting - prevent other floats splitting it up

I am using the listings package to take an external PHP file and display it as a code listing in my document. It spans several pages (fine) but unfortunately there are other floats which end up being ...
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Endnotes grouped by figure, table

I am writing a report with figures that have (often voluminous) notes. Currently I am writing the notes under the figure. \documentclass{scrreprt} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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How to properly align multiple rows and columns of plots?

My plots are getting misaligned between the rows because of the negative values on the y axis. They're also way too far to the right. Is there any way to fix this? What it looks like: My code: ...
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Two column page with different heights

I am trying to utilise all the whitespace in a two column (ieee) format document. A set of tables must stay grouped on the same page, thus I've nested them under {table*}. Having done that, I now ...
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Reduce space between 2 figures

I'm trying to display 2 figures sides by sides but I would like to reduce the space between them, how can I do ? My code so far: \begin{figure}[H] \advance\leftskip-2cm \subfloat[Recheche ...
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Figure shows up in another subsection

I want to add two figures in subsection 2 , only with some text between the figures. The problem is that one picture shows up in the correct place, while the other shows up in the next subsection. ...
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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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2nd Column EnvironmentTable and figure 2x2 on the top of 1st and 2nd page

Can anyone help me revise my code so that I can achieve the following goals. 1.How to make the table to be on the top of the first page? Now it skips the first page and jumps to the middle of the 2nd ...
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How should I combine figure, subfigure, tikzpicture and scope environments?

The following code fragment produces a figure with two subfigures side by side: \begin{figure}[H] \centering \begin{subfigure}[b]{0.4\textwidth} ...
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Trouble with frame around figure

I'm currently attempting to place a frame around a figure in an Elsevier template. My figure contains 4 images in a 2 by 2 grid. When I try to use the command \fbox, all the images bunch up and the ...
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Subfigures with no vertical space and top left aligned letter

I am trying to create an image composed of three subfigures that looks like this: Key features I am trying to capture are: No vertical space between the subfigures Subfigure letters are in the ...
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Nothing shows after \end{figure} [duplicate]

I insert a figure in Latex using: \begin{figure} \centering \includegraphics[scale=0.6]{picture.jpg} \caption{BLABLAHBLAH} \end{figure} But anything I type after \end{figure} does not show up. ...
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Link to picture, not to the caption [duplicate]

I have a table with some condensed information, and want to have in it links to figures (a lot), that illustrate some of the observations in the table. Anyway, if the figures look like: ...
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Usage of include (graphics, section's and only)

I'm working on my master thesis in LaTex (using TexMaker). I'm a bit new but getting the hang of it. At the moment i'm making my sections in different tex documents. For example, i have an abstract, ...
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How can I align a minipage of text to a minipage of figure?

I'm writing a poster so I'm using a two column structure. On the left column I want to have some text side-by-side with a figure. For that I use two minipages that one contains the text and the other ...