{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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Caption position

I am writing a latex code where I include a graphic using \includegraphics[]{}. The caption is always at the center below the figure. How to change its location to the very left (below the figure) ? ...
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I can't rotate the caption when rotating image to face the left

How can I include the caption to fit below the figure when turned 90 degrees to face the left? this code should work but I'm not sure why it isn't, possibly due to the captionsetup? here is the code: ...
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List of figures that have a certain “property” I set

Note: This question differs from other similar custom-list questions because each of my environments-of-interest can have multiple keywords, and I only want to generate a list pertaining to one ...
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Limit on the number of images that can be inserted into on LaTex chapter or appendix

Using Latex, I have been unable to insert more than 18 images into a single chapter or appendix. LaTex does not give errors relating to this, it simply just does not place more than 18 images into ...
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Three 'side to side' figures using minipage

I'm trying to set up a main figure containing three sub figures. The idea is to split them in such way that it shows a two columns figure where the second column is made out of two sub figures located ...
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“Environment subfigure undefined” on journal submission

I have a LaTeX file with packages \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[colorlinks=true,citecolor=black,linkcolor=black,urlcolor=blue]{hyperref} ...
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How can I rotate Figure caption to fit under rotated figure?

I wish to put the caption of a rotated figure underneath the figure, rather than at the bottom of the page. Here is my code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{array,ragged2e,titlesec} ...
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How to add multiple images in one figure

I'm trying to include 3 images on my latex document. It would be ideal if the images could be added in the same space. A scroll bar or button added to allow viewers to move between the images. ...
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A new figure environment for the exam class

The incompatibility of having a float inside the solutions box of the exam class is somewhat well known. Multiple solutions for this exist, almost all of which use some variant of the caption package ...
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Add a second (or multiple) pictures to a CV

I plan to add a second image to my CV, a QR code for instance, in addition to a profile picture, as it is shown below in the example from the web. The webpage doesn't offer any latex code, though. In ...
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How to place the caption of a lstlisting in the margin? (scrreprt, floatrow)

In the following mwe I am using the floatrow package to place the figure captions in the margin. How can I do the same for listings? Update: Some listings are spread over two pages. ...
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lof alphabetically sorted

Writing a special dictionary, I have inserted some hundred figures. The normal list of figures does not make much sense in this case as nowbody is really interested in the order of occurrence but in ...
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Wrong figure and caption position

I have a problem with my images!! As you can see, the position of images (a) and (b) is totally wrong! I don't know why! I used Latex for a lot of years, but it is the first time I see something ...
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Prevent a part of the caption from appearing in the list of figures

I am using the 'article' class, 'figure' environment. My captions are divided in two parts: the information about the figure the credits of the figure (for which I use \textfff{}) In my list of ...
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Long caption with \listoffigures - breaklink and hyperref issue

I'm coming to the end of my thesis, and have decided to include \listoftables and \listoffigures within my document. However, according to wikibooks: Problems with long caption and \listoffigures ...
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An alternative way to align figure and table in \subfloat

So I realise this has been asked/alluded to a couple of times previously as in: Figure and table side-by-side in subfloats Table and Figure side-by-side with Table caption above, Figure caption ...
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GANTT to long for one page

I have made a GANTT chart but it is too long to fit into one landscape page. So I see two solutions. Allow the gantt chart to contiune on next page. Use A3 instead Please help me with both ...
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Continuous v. per-chapter/section numbering of figures, tables, and other document elements

Some document elements (e.g., figures in the book class) are numbered per chapter (figure 1.1, 1.2, 2.1, ...). How can I achieve continuous numbering (figure 1, 2, 3, ...)? And vice versa: Some ...
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texpos package - is there a push text to the bottom of the page to stretch the text block without using ~?

I have a couple subsections in my texpos block. I noticed you can't really set the size of the block vertically. What I want to do is push one of the subsections and the content's under it to the ...
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\label is Undefined when used in \afterpage?

I am trying to force a figure and an image to show up on the same page back to back. I read the solution of using the \afterpage which works great. Except now the \label is undefined and I cannot ...
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No figures or tables on this page

Occasionally there are "special pages" on which I do not want to have any figures or tables (e.g., cover pages). Usually I solve this by simply putting all floats sufficiently late in the source code ...
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Place a table on a new landscape page in a two column paper

Very related to this question and some of the comments therein, I need to insert a landscape page for a wide table, in a two column document. As suggested there, I have tried to use \afterpage{% ...
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Is it possible to adjust the vertical spacing between figures inside a figure environment

My aim is to increase or decrease the vertical spacing between figures inside the same figure environment. I have tried the subcaptions package and the commands vspace and vspace*, but they did not ...
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Float numbering does not include chapter when using \DeclareNewTOC

I use the \DeclareNewTOC command from the KOMA classes because it automatically produces hanging indents for the caption, same as the builtin floating environments like figure. However, unlike figure, ...
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Using the same figure twice with no new number

I have a figure that relates to two different issues discussed at very different point in a long document. Rather then send the reader back 50 pages to look up a figure, I would like to include the ...
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Add vertical space between two tables in a single figure [duplicate]

Similar to this SE question but without the requirement that the tables be the same width: I have one figure containing two tabular environments: \begin{figure} \centering ...
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Chapter title cannot be drawn next to big figure with [H]-option

When trying to add a big image directly below a chapter title, the image together with the title are drawn to the following, an even page. This way, the first page is empty. However, I want to start ...
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using subfig (side-by-side) figures

I used the package subfig for my first time, I got this error: ! LaTeX Error: File figures/Rnefft1310' not found. ! LaTeX Error: Filefigures/imt1310' not found. However, I am sure the file is there as ...
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forcing certain figure environments to be on top of page globally? [duplicate]

There are certain environments, such as the figure environment and environments that I defined myself that I want to force to appear (by default) on the top of a page, in a global way (instead of ...
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tex4ht styling breaks after figure containing tikz drawing

\textbf works in tex4ht before the figure environment, but not after: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \textbf{this is bold} \begin{figure}[h] \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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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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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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Error on \caption for figure

When I use \caption for figure, I got a compilation error: Undefined control sequence. <argument> {\captionfonts \csname fnum@\@captype \endcsname : \ignorespaces ... ...
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Using \vspace in articles

Is using a \vspace{} command a stable/proper way to remove the white space in the figures while using it in an article? If not, then can anyone suggest me a quick fix to this? FYI, I am making .eps ...
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Journal of Fluid Mechanics Class Constraints

I am trying to format a paper to be consistent with the JFM style guidelines. I am using the JFM Latex class provided on the website. However, this class appears to be forcing a format that is not ...
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Figure labels in text changing as figure caption changes [duplicate]

I have a question regarding referencing figures in the text. Say I have a figure in text with the caption Figure 1: Blah Blah. Then in my main text i refer to this figure saying something like "As you ...
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Constrain a float to be positioned on right page only?

How can I constrain a float to be positioned only on a new right (recto) page and never on a verso page? I'd like behaviour similar to \begin{figure}[p] But as if there were a positioning option ...
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Only one figure on a page BUT one the top [duplicate]

I am finishing my Thesis by an appendix part. In this one, there is a lot of figures. When there is only one on a page, it is vertically centered. I like it on the top. I try with [t] and \vfill but ...
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Ideas for transposing/splitting a TIKZ figure from A4 article to beamer presentation

Context. I am having this kind of tikzpicture in my article which I would like to include in a beamer presentation : Please note that the figure was simplified, since groupI represents a group of ...
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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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Two-column figures not displaying in IEEEtran document class

I have a two column document in which I display a lot of figures. I also have to display some figures spanning the two columns. To display "normal" figures I use this piece of code, for example: ...
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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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Failure to insert into document an .eps figure generated by OriginPro 8

When using the following code to insert an eps file created in OriginPro 8: \begin{figure}[!hb] \epsscale{0.4} \plotone{Graph1.eps} \caption{Random caption here.} \end{figure} No image appears ...
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How to adjust two pictures side by side in just one column of multicol environment?

First of all, thanks to the group member Harish Kumar because of whose advise finally I was able to fix the caption line under the figure/ float in multicol environment. This is what I then faced: ...
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How to have a figure with caption in multicol enviornment?

Hello respected everyone. I am having the following problems. Kindly help me on this regard. \documentclass[10pt, twoside]{book} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{subfig} \begin{document} ...
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wrapfig position, margin settings [duplicate]

I find that the wrapfigure environment is very tricky. It depends on where you put it and if you add things to the top part you can make a good wrapfig bad. I would like to know if there is a way to ...
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Math w/italics in normal context, roman when in italic context (ie, caption)

I have not found this question asked previously. I am fine with math using italics for variables when the math appears in a normal context. But our figure captions are in italics, and when math is ...
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Not showing a and b for subfigures

I know there was a previous post about this but no matter the changes I make as shown in various posts, I can not get the caption to show a or b like it is suppose to. Instead I get Figure 1.1, Figure ...
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How can I reproduce the figure with each picture labeled by a lowercase letter?

Here is the figure I am trying to reproduce. I was able to get the figure without the lowercase labels with the following code: \begin{figure} $$\begin{array}{cl} ...
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How can I annotate a figure with lines and circled numbers

I want to replace static image annotations with annotations in LaTeX to have them be all the same size. I always use figures and sometimes subfigures. How would I get the same lines as in the image ...