{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 an alternative for \usepackage[nobottomtitles*]{titlesec}?

Is there an alternative for \usepackage[nobottomtitles*]{titlesec} as it messes up my automatic clearing of floatingfingure? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{mwe} \makeatletter ...
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Figure on A3 page within A4 document

In my dissertation, I got some diagrams that don't fit a single (horizontal) A4 page. Hence I decided to print them on A3 pages that might be unfolded when reading. I followed the instructions in ...
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How to format figure numbering as X-Y when section numbering is formatted as X.0?

I've used the following commands in my document to ensure that section numbering appears as 1.0, etc. while the subsections appear as 1.1, 1.2, etc.: \renewcommand*\thesection{\arabic{section}.0} ...
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How to fill the white space left by caption in SCfigure with text

The sidecap package brings the SCfigure environment, which enables captions to be positioned to the left or the right of a figure. I have a very long figure, ocuppying most of the textheight. I want ...
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Float environment closes to first reference

I keep writing my text, and possibly even shuffling the content a little bit. So I might really mis where a figure is first referenced. To solve this, I put all my figures in figures.tex file (a ...
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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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figure formatting with python

I'm trying to use the python package to automate figure generation for figures containing multiple image files. My output seems okay, except that the imgaes are coming out as a single column, whereas ...
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Sub-figures in multiple pages but with one figure caption and showing “continued on next page”

The below code (together with Knitr package in R) creates figures on 3 pages under one caption of "Figure 1: Lots of figure". What I want to have is something like "footer" underneath figures in ...
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Two-columns wide figure at the bottom of a page with Revtex

The problem is simple: how to place a two-columns wide figure at the bottom of a page with the revtex document class? For those unfamiliar with revtex, it is a two-column style guide used by a number ...
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font size and type in asymptote

I am struggling to find font sizes and types for labels on my math figures in asymptote. I am creating two images which should be essentially the same, but for a sphere and cylinder. I haven't been ...
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placing the figure at bottom of the page

I want to place the column-spanned figure at the bottom of the page near to the text but using \begin{figure*}[b] goes the figure to the end of the document!! Why? \begin{figure*}[b] \centering ...
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Extra page while using simultaneously minitoc and float

I have a problem for a while now: there is always an extra page at the end of my documents. I notice that this happens when I use simultaneously minitoc and float. I track this issue down to this ...
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quality of eps figure in pdf file

I want to plot colorful *.eps files in the pdf file. However, colorful figures have white meshes in the pdf file that the figures in the ps file do not have. Can I plot the colorful figures in the ...
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Forcing figures to be displayed at top if page even if textheight is set to a custom value

I'm creating a two column document and I noticed that two figures are sometimes displayed one below the other even if the adjacent column does not have any figures displayed. On debugging a bit, I ...
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Figure referencing throwing reference undefined on input line latex

I'm trying to make a document and reference some figures that I have, however, some of them are displaying Figure ?? when it's run. The way that I have declared the figures are \begin{figure}[!h] ...
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How do I let a float know on which column it is placed?

Is there a safe and sound way to let the insides of a float environment know on which column the float is placed? Here is an examples that fails: \documentclass[twocolumn]{article} ...
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Control figures grouped inside a section when there are a lot of them

I am working in my homework where there are a lot of figures. I have a visual problem with figures which they must only placed inside a specific section, but they are shown in the next section. This ...
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Including a Float on a Separate Page

I am having difficulty positioning a float (table) in latex. I have two paragraphs of text, and I want the float to be inbetween these two sections of text, but I also want the table to be on a new ...
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Two column with span float image

I'd like to have such layout: The \section text and float image objects should span two columns, \subsection and plain text should go in two column. Now I'm using multicol package for this. This ...
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How to fix figures on specific pages at bottom over page width?

I am layouting a program book (using book class and multicols{2}). I have a number of ads from sponsors that are not related to the text. They are pdfs. I need to bind them in at fix places ...
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Caption below figure when using \put and \picture

I've been attempting to place the caption below using {put} and {picture} (using put is required as the pdf is larger than the textbox). However, I have not been able to make the caption appear below ...
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Wrap figure challenge: is it possible in latex?

I am struggling with a problem: I need to have a lot of wrapfig positioned in the top right corner of the page. I don't want to do a manual tweaking, but a solution similar to \begin{figure}[t], that ...
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Ink usage of white text background

I am working on a project that contains a lot of colorboxes and floats with background color. This consumes a lot of ink, which makes me consider making a separate copy available that uses transparent ...
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Landscape page, PDF section title float

So here's my problem: I have a page in my thesis report which is in landscape orientation. A PDF file is on this page. This page also needs a (section) title. However this title is floating somewhere ...
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IEEETran and floating two column pictures

I want to have a figure spanning two columns on the top of the page in the paper I am currently writing. +-----------+ | FIGURE | |.... .....| |.... .....| |.... .....| |.... .....| ...
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How to avoid orphan line between two figures?

I have a annoying line between two fingers, I would like to avoid this: I have tried to change the paragraph location before the second figure, but even though I still have an orphan line at the ...
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How to get Subcaption outside float working for landscape tables?

I use the nice MWE displayed below to display a landscape table (found here: Tex: How to place table on new page.) I have one big table (that's why landscape) which I want to split across multiple ...
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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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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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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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How to prevent figure from splitting itemize list

I have inserted a floating figure in my text using [htb]. A part of the text is a list, generated by itemize. The list is, by chance, placed at the bottom of the page, and consists of three items. ...
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My figure is floating to a new page after the header. Any ideas?

I'm trying to insert a new section into my document, which should essentially just be a figure with a footnote (it's an image of a time plan for the project being worked on). However, when I use the ...
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Merge two EPS Files into one

I want to use sub-figures in my paper. I have used subfig package in LaTeX and fig1a, fig1b as my sub-figures. However, the journal compiles the files itself and only accepts one file for each figure, ...
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Figure centered (horizontally and vertically) + subsection on same page

I want to center my figure (horizontally and vertically). I have a subesction that I want to keep on the same page (at the top), but it is "pushed" on the next page. I am using the following code: ...
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Can't move sidecap figures from top of page

Thanks for your help in advance. I am using LyX to typeset my dissertation. However when I export to plain LaTeX the problem persists, so I know is is a LaTeX problem. I am using sidecap with ...
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How to make the appendix appear at the end

I have the appendix page given by \appendix syntax. However, I have some figures that are appearing after the appendix. How to make sure that everything before the appendix appears before the appendix ...
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FPfigure not working

I am trying to put a figure caption on the following page from the figure. It works fine when I run it on a small document but as soon as I try to run in on my thesis master document through a linked ...
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How to zoom (and apply grid on) subfigures

So I have folders containing triplets of images which all have the same style as shown in an example below It is basically an automatically generated image and a color-bar besides it. I want to ...
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What is a sound way to add wrapped figure support to a letter?

I am using the letter class and would like to put a wrapped figure in the letter. How can this be done properly? Attempting to insert a wrapped figure using the wrapfig package (with a caption) ...
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Tables and Figures towards the end

I'm submitting a manuscript and the editing team asked for the following two changes: 2) Please remove the figures from the main text file as they are already uploaded separately in the Figures ...
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Single column figure leaves a blank in the other column?

I am writing in a double-column template (IEEE Conference Template). What has been bothering me is that once I have a figure/pseudocode/tikz in one column, sometimes it pushes the contents in the ...
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Rotate Figure using sidewaysfigure according to page number

I have a lot of tables and figures to include in my thesis. I am using sidewaysfigure to include them in a full-page landscape view. I need to put 90 degrees-oriented figures if the page is on the ...
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Reduce gap between a figure and a paragraph

I put 2 figures side by side as follows: \begin{figure} \centering \subfigure[a long sentence a]{% \includegraphics[width=0.23\textwidth]{figures/cells_time_23h29.eps}} \subfigure[a long ...
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\floatstyle{boxed} paragraph style

I'm using \floatstyle{boxed} for the first time. I want numbered, boxed floats with the same paragraph style as my main document. The boxing and numbering works fine, but the line-spacing inside ...
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Place longer figures in appendix

I am writing a technical document that includes many source code listings. I have been asked to place longer listings in the appendix instead of inline. Is there a way to do this automatically? It is ...
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Globally change the font size in EPS figures (when using pdfLaTeX with pstool)

I have a document where float environments are typeset with \small font (tables, figures). For the tables and most environments in general, this works nicely with \AtBeginEnvironment{tabular}{\small} ...
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Behaviour of section, subsection… in text and figures

I am using sections, subsection,... in my document. Sometimes, I need to have a certain format, such as 1, 1.1, or 1.a, 1.1.a or 1.1.1, and so on. Also, I have a chapter of figures. In this case, I ...
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Include figure not working

I am trying to load a figure and use math in the caption. But after I compile (without errors) the file there are pages missing. If delete the figure everything is fine, so I think it has to do ...
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apa6: Controlling the size of figures in man mode

I'm using the apa6 class to prepare a manuscript. My figures appear in any sizes in man-mode, whether .png or .pdf. How is it possible to control the size of figures in man-mode? The ...
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Page numbering changes when using a figure

I'm currently writing a document and when I include pictures, the page number of the newly created page does not have the same style as the other pages. How I include the picture: \begin{figure} ...