{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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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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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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Show the figure together with the caption

I'm looking at the nature-template and wanted to see how I can "bring back" the \includegraphics command and show the original image. Right now, the template file ignores the \includegraphics command ...
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Lyx: force Wrap Float not to cross a subsubsection

I have a Wrap Float in Lyx with a graphics in it and the text of the current subsubsection on the side of the Wrap Float. When the next subsubsection starts, it yet fills the space left next to the ...
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Table and figure side-by-side with independent captions

Looking to put a table and a figure side by side so that the table and figure have their own captions. A crude sketch ------------ ----------------- TABLE | a | b | ...
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Numbering appendix tables with endfloat

I would like to produce an article in which tables/figures are on separate pages at the end of the document (using endfloat), each being numbered sequentially from the main sections, and numbered with ...
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error note when trying to latex a list of figure captions

What does @xdblarg mean as an error note with respect to a list of figures?
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\includegraphics command is “an undefined control sequence”? [on hold]

I just posted a question on LateX but here's another... Simply, how do I add pictures and what exactly is the principle to it in Latex? I mean, I google, I see a bunch of commands but honestly, I do ...
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Picture goes to a new page when inserted

I have now managed to insert a picture into my LaTeX...but now, I cannot place it where I want it to go :/ For some bizarre reason, the picture, when inserted, goes to the next page, a new page, ...
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Subfigures on multiple pages

I want to have three figures that are each large (taking a full page each) be labeled as Figure 1.4 A, Figure 1.4 B, Figure 1.4 C, etc. rather than Figure 1.4, Figure 1.5, Figure 1.6, etc. I ...
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Double column float number with IEEEtran and dblfloatfix

dblfloatfix allow to place floats at the bottom of the page, however if by lack of chance there is another float on the same page, the correct numbering is not achieved (i.e. the double column float ...
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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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A0 poster floatbox errorwhen including graph

I have the following: \documentclass[a0,portrait]{a0poster} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{morefloats} \usepackage{float} ... \begin{figure}[H] ...
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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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Moving figures above each other

How is it possible to move figures above/below each other without being hidden? It seems not to be possile to make two consecutive figure environments and place a \vspace{} inbetween to get them ...
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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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float - Positioning tables and pictures

I want to have a full page table and after it, two full page pictures. But the pictures always appear before the table. If I try using FloatBarrier, it end up producing a page break after the table ...
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Create a custom figure source page or list

I've reviewed the answers at Add source to figure caption question and some other question on the site. Unfortunately they do not fully achieve what I'm looking for. What I am trying to do is create a ...
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headers and footers acting strangely with floatpag package

Using the fancyhdr package, I have a LaTeX document with the following headers and footers: Underlined chapter name at the top of each page. Page number at the bottom of each page. I was also ...
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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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Attempting to replicate some beautiful papers I have recently read

I have recently read some really beautiful papers: https://web.eecs.umich.edu/~zmao/Papers/conextDefendHijack07.pdf http://rio.ecs.umass.edu/mnilpub/papers/securecomm07.pdf Is anyone able to ...
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Float(s) lost: Problem (Possible) from afterpage + double-column

I am working on a package which allows for figures with many subfigures which can break over multiple pages. So far, my figureSeries package is working in most scenarios, except that I sometimes get ...
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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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Force placement of currently unplaced figures before a certain block of text

A paper I am writing is quite figure-heavy, and one of my sections has more figures than text. Unfortunately, because of this, the figures get spread out through the rest of my paper and even end up ...
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How to fix the space between “Figure” and “5” in “Figure 5:” in figure caption?

I use this solution to get captions for my figures at the side, which works really fine. But sometimes, if the word behind "Figure xyz:" is too long for the line, I get something like this: How can ...
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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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Floating figures and tikzposter

I'm trying to use the class tikzposter to write a scientific poster. I need to link the figures to my text, therefore I need to use \caption and \label commands. It seems impossible to use floating ...
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An icon figure with actual figure side by side

In a LaTeX book, I want an icon figure placed outside the regular text margin and an actual figure within text width. I need no caption or figure number for icon figure. I have seen \marginpar ...
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Creating a new float environment without the numbering but still displaying the float type

So I would like to create a new float environment using the float package (for example) but without a counter: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{float} \floatstyle{ruled} \newfloat{afloat}{t!}{log} ...
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how to keep float out of gather env

I was making description under equation using gather method from this this page. \begin{gather}\label{eq:1} R=\rho \frac{l}{A}, \intertext{Where:} \begin{tabular}{>{$}r<{$}@{\ :\ }l} ...
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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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bibliography caption sources

I'm used to have the sources of my images only in the listoffigures by writing them in the listentry part of the caption \caption[Test\cite{source1}]{Test} I also have a macro so you dont have to ...
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How to preserve information after exporting Tikz code from Geogebra and compiling it?

I use Geogebra to draw the figures in my book, exporting it to Tikz code to compile. However I found that the information of labeling in Geogebra was lost after exporting or compiling, and it ...
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Asymmetrical Composition of images

I am desperately trying to arrange my images as in this sample figure for my paper and I am stuck. Has anyone been able to do this successfully and could give me some pointers? It should be noted ...
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Wrong list of figure page number. I am not sure why my following code is generating wrong page number for table of figures

\documentclass[12pt]{report} \raggedbottom %\setkomafont{chapterentry}{} %\setkomafont{chapterentrypagenumber}{} \usepackage{amsmath,amsthm,amssymb,latexsym,amscd} \usepackage{setspace,thesis} ...
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How can I ensure that a figure is displayed following another one?

I have two figures in my document: \begin{figure} \begin{tabular} ... \end{tabular} \caption{Notation used in the big complicated table} \end{figure} \begin{figure} \begin{tabular} ... ...
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List of figures - image source in captions

When I insert a image I usually do it this way \begin{figure} \includegraphics[width=\textwidth]{bilder/duese_halb} \caption[Image-Test \cite{source1}]{Image-Test} \label{fig:image-test} ...
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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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Footnote to figure

I want to add a source address of my address like this: But the address must start from the beginning of figure like this: How can I do that? Thanks
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Per-subsection figure numbering

I want to have per-subsection figure numbering in the appendix of the following MWE: it should read "Figure A.1" instead of "Figure 2". \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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How to force footcites respectively footnotes in a caption of a figure on same page as the figure

Is there an elegant way to force a foot cite in a float object in case a figure to be on the same page as the float object(figure) without restrict the position of it, as mentioned here: ...
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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 ...
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How can I cite the subfigures in this form figure (a-c)

I have formatted the subfigures in a figure as following \usepackage{subfigure} \begin{figure} \centering \subfigure[]{\label{fig:sub:a} \includegraphics{...}} \subfigure[]{\label{fig:sub:b} ...
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I can't figure out how to ccreate a complex latex figure with lots of formulas

For practice, I am trying to emulate a figure from a paper I found. It looks like this: Right now, what I have looks like this: I think I managed to get the two blocks on the top right, using ...
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Text on one side and figure on the other side of A3 paper

For now, I have two minipages in a minipage on a A3 page, and the text should be on the left in normal height and the figure to the right (which works). I have a problem with the text in a minipage ...
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Creating a Droste Effect

Is there any way to achieve a Droste effect in LaTeX? For instance, I'd like to generate a floating figure that contains a rendering of the page it is included in.
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reference to figures in the appendix is not correct in REVTEX [duplicate]

I would appreciate any help with a problem that I have with reference to figures in my appendix. For example, instead of (Fig. A.1 ), I only get (Fig. A). I read all the previous posts but they did ...