{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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Is there a dummy package like Lipsum or Blindtext for Tables and Figures?

Lipsum and Blindtext offer paragraphs, lists, and even whole documents of dummy content for testing LaTeX layouts. Is there a package that will generate tables and figures in a similar way?
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All figures at end of section (or Chapter) but in the order they were cited in the text

I've been trying to do this for so long, it would make my life so much easier. I have a *.tex file containing all the details of the figures in a chapter (but not necessarily in the right order), ...
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Control sequence for symbols in figure capture [duplicate]

What is control sequence to describe symbol full (e.g. blue) triangle in figure capture?
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inline figure with caption in actual figure bottom

I'm expecting the inline figure caption should print in actual figure bottom. But inline figure is not supporting caption and how to print the caption is withing bottom of the figure. my MWE is: ...
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pgfplots mistake with label

i have a problem with my graph. i can't figure out why latex puts this into my description. i had to specify the xticklabels manually. but latex still gives me that number on that position. i'd like ...
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PdfLatex - images does not appear in pdf document

I'm compiling my .tex file with pdflatex. I've included graphicx package to insert some images, but the figures don't appear in the resulting pdf file. I've tried first to include a pdf file, then an ...
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Content shows up outside of sections when there are more than three

I have the following LATEX document: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \begin{document} \section{Enemies} \begin{table}[ht] \begin{tabular}{c c c c c} % centered columns (4 columns) First ...
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Footcite in Float Caption

Is there an easy workaround for using \footcite{...} command in figure/table captions, to produce the same citation formatting in the footer as if the citation was used outside of the float. At the ...
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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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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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Force LaTeX image to appear in the section in which it's declared [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: How do I ensure that figures appear in the section they're associated with? Keeping tables/figures close to where they are mentioned How can I force an image in a ...
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Floating lstlisting - Getting it to split if longer than a page

When I put a long code in my file using a floating lstlisting, it is forced to be in only one page at the end of the chapter, and then some of the code is truncated and outside of the page. If I ...
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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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Theorem text rendered after figure instead of before

I'm trying to place a figure inside a theorem. However, in the following example, the "test" text is rendered under the figure, and not above as it should be. What can I do to fix that? Minimum ...
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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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Break subfigures along 2 pages using the subfigure package

I am trying to add subfigures that are larger than one page. I am using the package subfigure that might be a bit obsolete, indeed, however I insist in using it because I have a very large documents ...
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Include figure on the same page above \chapter

In a book, with the book documentclass, I'm typesetting I want to include a figure above the \chapter title. This however has turned out to be hard. With the following code: \chapter{Uppväxt} ...
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How can I resolve this figure margin issue caused by geometry margin options?

\documentclass{article} \usepackage[left=2.5cm,right=2.5cm,top=2.5cm,bottom=2cm]{geometry} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{blindtext} ...
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How do I keep one figure in its place and move the rest to the end?

I am working on my thesis with many chapters. In one of it, I use a lot of figure and table. I have been able to use endfloat to send all of the figure and table. However, other chapter has only one ...
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mdframed box spanning over page break: prevent images in between

I've run into a problem in a bigger documents where pictures get in between the breaks of mdframed boxes. So the scenario is that the mdframed box should break at pageend if it's to large and not ...
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How To Make a Special Position Environment in LaTeX?

So I must admit I am way out of my depth and have no idea what I'm doing. I apologize in advance for a long and complicated question. I'm trying to build this output: Which I have successfully ...
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How to change the position of the figure?

I got the following figure which the display isnt visually satisfactory.figure follows: \begin{figure}[h] \centering \subcaptionbox{Lift coefficient\label{Lift coefficient}}% ...
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Can I disable \RequirePackage without modifying a document style?

I have a custom (provided by someone else, not in latex repos) document style that loads flafter package in its style definition by unconditional \RequirePackage{flafter}. I want to use this style, ...
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Using a lot of marginpars

I need to use a lot of marginpars and hit "Too many unprocessed floats" as a result. I'm already using the morefloats package with maxfloats set to 100, but it's not enough sometimes. I'm thinking a ...
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Lyx IEEE Transactions Figure Label Nonstandard

I am using the IEEE transactions template in lyx and I noticed on the figures instead of saying "Fig.1" or "Fig. 2", the figures are labeled as "Figure 1." or "Figure 2." I looked at the most recent ...
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Font size of figures and table captions

I need my figure and table captions to be of font size 8pt, how do I achieve this?
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How to switch off “figure” in algorithm2e only in certain cases?

Suppose the following situation. Algorithm2e should have the global option "figure", i.e. an algorithm is included in Figures. However we need to switch off this property only in certain cases (to ...
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How to run a tex file without showing the figures

I have a large tex file which includes a lot of figures, and I would like to know how much text I have written. (I use texshop to run my files)
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Distance between caption and figure

I have used this code but there is unsuitable distance between caption and figure. Can anyone help me? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphics} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \centering ...
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Multiple captions under a single figure

I have a figure (lets say a picture of a couple ) for which I want two subcaptions (1 a that will be under the first half of the figure and will show the man and 1 b that will be under the second half ...
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\marginpar inside figure environment fails

I am working with marginpar to put some comments in the margin of my document. In one case I would like to put a comment on a caption of a figure, a MWE of which looks like this: \begin{document} ...
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Locally change float parameters

I have a specific page in which I want to change the float settings, but I do not want to change them globally. Specifically, I would like to increase the \bottomfraction of a page. Is this possible?
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How to change Figure Label? (Fig.: n instead Figure: n) [duplicate]

This question seems to be asked a lot. I tried some different solutions and any of them did not work. My figure caption is displayed as Figure 1: Caption Here But I want to display: Fig. 1: ...
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Figure environment not working with included file (extra } or forgotten endgroup)

I've spent hours on this issue. I hope someone can help me. I'm running into some kind of interference when I try to use the figure environment (Likewise for table, might be related to floats). I ...
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Thesis class error Extra } or forgotten \endgroup on second compile (not first) in float caption

I am adapting a paper to a thesis format, and I am getting an error on the second compile of my document (the first one seems to work fine). I am using TeXshop, v. 2.47; I am compiling using pdfTex ...
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Separating two huge images into two pages

How can I seperate two huge images into two pages? I tried \newline but no success. \documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage{subfig} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} ...
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How to have image span two columns without a page break

I'm making a document with two columns; however, I'd like the first page to server as a cover page with a title spanning two columns and a cover image doing the same. I tried to do it as follows, ...
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Is there a way to embed Type 1 fonts into an Encapsulated PostScript file?

The solution to "pictures in TeX" I first encountered in the TeX-implementation "TeXtures", produced by Blue Sky Research in Portland, Oregon. This solution requires you to import an eps-file by means ...
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Assign categories to subsection, the create list of categories (like list of figures)

Basically I'm using LaTeX to organize my sheet music. Each piece of music is a subsection, which shows up in the ToC. What I would like to do is assign a category to each piece of music and then ...
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Multi-page subfigures using the subfigure package

I'm trying to create figure that contains many subfigures and I want it to span multiple pages. I'm using the subfigure package to create my figure: \usepackage{subfigure} \begin{figure}[!hbp] ...
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Switching from two columns to one column environment and back

I am using a two-column template to write an article in LaTeX. I would like to insert in the text tables which have one column only. Is there a way in which I can switch from a two-column to a one ...
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Enforce figures to be placed in the same section [duplicate]

I'm having some sections in a report with more images (figures) than text. I include the images in the following way: \begin{figure}[h] \centering ...
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Two-columns figure at current page (below other figure)

I'm wondering if it is possible to show a two column figure in a page where another figure has already been displayed. In other words, I didn't want to spawn the two column figure to a new page. I ...
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How to place the left subfigure more left?

I have the following code: \begin{figure}[h] \centering \subcaptionbox{Heron's wind-powered organ}% [.4\linewidth]{\includegraphics[scale=0.58]{Figures/200px-Heron's_Windwheel}} \subcaptionbox{The ...
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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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Setting 4X2 figures in a page

I can't have all the images (4X2) in one page, while it works for 6 images (3X2) and there is enough space in the page. Any suggestion please? \begin{figure}[ht] ...
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Keep float out of a environment (for example definitions)

I knew that floats float around and sometimes are placed far away from where one wants them to be. With the times I learned to work with it, and there are already many posts about it. I have a kind ...
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problem with distribution of subfigures

I've been trying to arrange my figures in my beamer presentation as the attached example without success, could anyone please give me an example to do so? I like the way it is arranged and the margin ...
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Center code in a lstlisting float

Out of pure laziness, I decided to create lstlisting floats with the option offered by the package: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{listings} \begin{document} ...
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Position tikzpictures side by side

I have the following tikzpictures, and I would like to present them in two columns. However, no matter what I try, whether it be multicol or minipage or subcaption, they stubbornly stay in one column. ...