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Trying to use gnuplot to plot a simple graph with tex [closed]

I'm following this link word by word, using the epslatex terminal way: How can add some latex eq or symbol in gnuplot? When I open up texworks, and run \documentclass{article} ...
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Displaying subfigures of different aspect ratio to look same aspect ratio

I have some figures that came out from gnuplot that I would like to display. The only difference between them is that one has a legend and the other one does not. So although they have the same size ...
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Converting PDF to EPS results in low resolution rasterization

I have a problem with image converting for scientific manuscript. I have been using gnuplot to make graphs, using TikZ terminal, and finally generating the figure as a PDF with LaTeX. It results in a ...
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Automatic binning of histogram using raw gnuplot in pgfplot

I have a problem in plotting a histogram using the raw gnuplot in pgfplot. A minimal example is below. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepackage{pgfplotstable} ...
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PGFPlots: Externalizing Images and pdflatex -shell-escape <filename> [closed]

I want to externalize images using the commands: \usepgfplotslibrary{external} \tikzexternalize The PGFPlots Manual says to use pdflatex -shell-escape <filename>. I'm assuming I should type ...
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Quality loss at adding images to a LaTeX file

I have a LaTeX file (compiled with pdflatex) with some images in pdf added via the \includegraphics command. The problem is that the images are really big (up to 10MB) and the output file is too large ...
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Gnuplottex fails with 'undefined control sequence' when choosing different font size [duplicate]

I encounter a very strange problem when using gnuplottex on my Win 7 32 bit system with MiKTeX 2.9 - gnuplot 4.6.3 & the latest gnuplottex release: \documentclass[dvips]{minimal} ...
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Why am I having such problems getting latex notation in my gnu plots?

I have tried setting the terminal to just about everything under the sun. I got it to read my latex notation for a brief compile and then it decided it didn't want to anymore again. The error that I ...
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Resize epslatex (gnuplot) graphics for Beamer slides

I have created some graphics in gnuplot using set terminal epslatex color and I rather liked them in my paper. However, once I tried to put them into Latex Beamer slides the way I put them into my ...
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Good quality images in pdflatex

Generally I include images in my latex document by the command \includegraphics[scale=0.5]{image.png} However, after doing pdflatex the image quality is always very poor in the resulting pdf file. ...
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Is there an advantage to using LaTeX graphics instead of eps or pdf?

Back in my first courses I learned that the best graphic format to use when plotting data with gnuplot (which will later be used in a LaTeX document) is eps (encapsulated postscript). I didn't really ...
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epslatex visible box doesn't fit all of the info (axis names)

i'm preparing a publication into Phys Rev E. they ask to use revtex. in revtex guidelines, they say that i should include eps files. i already have all the plots made with latex symbols and ...
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Centering a gnuplot figure properly

I use gnuplot and its epslatex terminal. When I include a gnuplot-generated figure in my document and center it as usual, it often appears shifted right — because the labels on the left contribute to ...
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How to use the results of `raw output` to create a smooth plot

As by my previous question on plotting an implicit curve I've got some output. But as you can see it is not quite what it should be (apart from your browser's downscaling by a factor 2 of course. ...
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Plotting an implicit function using TikZ

How could one plot an implicit function, like (x^2+y^2)^3-4x^2y^2 using TikZ? I know gnuplot supports them, but they are drawn using a surface built from the function and intersecting the result with ...
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How to rotate a LaTeX ylabel in gnuplot?

I would like the ylabel on a gnuplot to be the same as $\omega_2(R_{3,n})$ appears in LaTeX. But if I use the following, it overlaps with the plot itself. set ylabel "\omega_2(R_{3,n})" One way to ...