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Wrapfigure placing image on the wrong side of page

I'm using wrapfigure to place images on the outside (o) edge of my document. Mostly it seems to work fine but sometimes an image gets placed on the wrong side. You can see the problem on page 3. The ...
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How to use a macro in a file path

First of all my latex knowledge is very basic. I would like to create a report using multiple images. All images have the date of creation as part of its name. I was wondering whether I could use a ...
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Inkscape image only partially rendered

I have an Inkscape image, saved as a Cairo PDF, that I am inserting into a .tex document. I am experience some strange rendering issues. Here is my code (the image is saved as D3.pdf): ...
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Figure at the wrong vertical and horizontal position [on hold]

I'm trying to add an eps figure to my document. I'm using Texniccenter 2.02 and Miktex. In the output document the picture moves about a third to the right and to the top. It then exceeds the page ...
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Global path for .eps files

I use an .eps image file in my customized letterhead. Is there a place in my (Windows XP) file structure that I can place the file so that all of my letters inherit the image? I tried putting it in ...
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Add biographical summary in the end of a paper

I am writing a paper using spring latex template. But i cannot add an author's biography using \begin{biography} ... \end{biography}, the spring class seems not providing biography environment. I find ...
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LaTeX Photo With Rounded Corners

I have a photograph that I'm loading into my LaTeX document. I'd like the photograph to have rounded corners and no visible border. I'd prefer not to edit the original photograph. Any thoughts on ...
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How to align on two columns mixing itemize and figures?

I have tried a great suggestion from a previous question I asked where I experienced a similar problem using \vphantom unfortunately it didn't work in the following example: I have a frame with two ...
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Include an image in itemize in a beamer presentation [duplicate]

I have to do a presentation with beamer. In a frame I want to insert an image as a object in itemize, so in the first step is only visible the writings, while in the second step the image appears. ...
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How to apply only vertical changes while pathmorphing?

I want to recreate the image shown below. I'm struggeling with the "Non-conact-mode" part. This ist what I achieved so far: \documentclass[a4paper]{scrartcl} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Flipbook using right footers

I spent some time looking at similar flip book topics but still cannot produce the intended output. I'm reviewing the FlipBook manual, but the commands I don't understand how to implement yet are: ...
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Estimating coordinates to draw over image using TikZ

I need to draw two rectangles (or this could apply to any shape in general) of different colors on top of a diagram. The MWE that I have this is. The code works, but I am unable to change the ...
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Get rid of error when using \includegraphics<2>{ }?

I had this exact question: Problem with \only and alignment of graphics (pdf) in beamer And found the third answer the nicest (in that it worked on the first try): ...
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To combine two overpics?

This question is based on this great answer about overpic, please see it for code and images. I have now a grid with greater density of cells: \begin{overpic}[grid,tics=2] % use this to figure ...
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How to adjust positioning of figures in latex document? [duplicate]

I'm adding two figures to the appendices section of a llncs document using TeXStudio. But when the figure is placed within the \subsection{GUI Tests} the figures appear above the appendices section. ...
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White space between upper and lower subfigure

I am working on a paper right now. In this paper I have some figures, I am using subfigures for creating a page with two figures beside each other and one (bigger) figure beneath it. It is all clear ...
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I would like to plot kaplan-meier curve in latex

I am writing my M.Sc. thesis in biochemistry. I am working on breast cancer. I have plotted survival curves with external software. I am writing my thesis with latex (love it) but would like the ...
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How to arrange image and text to appear side by side?

I want to place an image on my document and have it appear, say, on the right part of the page with text flowing on the left. How can I do that with LaTeX? Just like one would do with HTML and images ...
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Include logo in title page with KOMA-script

I would like to ask if there is an easy way how to include some graphics (logo) on the title page (I'm using scrreprt class from KOMA-script). Until now I've done it like this: \title { \normalfont ...
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Structure of images

I'm trying to insert figures in my code with: \begin{figure}[H] \centering \includegraphics[width=5cm,height=5cm]{1.png} \includegraphics[width=5cm,height=5cm]{2.png} ...
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Placing images in entries (Friggeri CV)

Sorry for another Friggeri CV-related question, this is the last one. I feel like the solution should be really easy with tikzpicture nodes, but I just cannot make it work... I am using Friggeri's CV ...
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Pdflatex - images don't show [duplicate]

I am using Texmaker to create a document with pdflatex. When I add an image to it (no spaces in the path), it takes an approperiate amount of space, it shows a black border, however no image shows up. ...
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How to vertically center image in table cell

I am trying to place an image in the first column of a 4 column table. However the image is going over the top horizontal line. How can I set the image in the center of the cell so that the top ...
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How to use DIA? [duplicate]

I'm new at Latex, and I'm trying to make a photo diagram. And i have found the program "Dia" and wants to know how it works, i have tried to read the Manuel, but I'm not entirely sure of how it ...
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How to color vertices in a TikZ graph?

Consider the following code to draw a graph using TikZ: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{graphs,graphs.standard} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \graph ...
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How to draw spherical figures?

I need to input in my document this kind of images. How to 1. draw this image? 2. set its position to text? 3. enumerate and give name, to refer to its number?
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How to automatically arrange an unknown number of images?

I have several compilable LaTeX input files and their corresponding PDF files. Each PDF file contains any number of pages. I want to import each LaTeX input file with \lstinputlisting followed by its ...
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Matlab chart into LaTeX [closed]

I use Matlab print command to generate an .eps file (abcax) stored in the same directory as my TeX file. However, while compiling, I end up with the error Unknown graphics extension: .eps. ...
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Help with non-conventional electrical circuits

I am trying to draw two different circuits for several days and just can't get all the parts together. I tried different packages like TikZ and circuitikz but not sure which one is the best for these ...
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pdflatex cannot find PDF

I am using Sweave (in Emacs) to generate a report. I can compile the .tex file just fine. There are images (PDFs) that I generate (I have graphicx included in my \usepackage{}; I am not dealing with ...
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Zooming on one of multiple images in a slide using Tikzpicture

I would like to zoom in on one of the 12 images that I have organized in 3 columns. There are 4 images per column, all the same height and width. There is one image that I would like to zoom in on ...
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Problem inserting .pdf_tex file from Inkscape

I am trying to insert an image from Inkscape. I saved it as a pdf, checking the PDF + Latex option. Inside my Latex file, I wrote the following code : \begin{figure} \centering ...
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White space around cropped pdf [closed]

I am trying to insert a figure which is in PDF format using \includegraphics. The problem is that although I have already cropped my figure using pdfcrop tool but when I compile my tex file I got the ...
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How to set opacity/transparency to vector image?

Hold your horses!. If you are hurrying to flag this as a duplicate of this question or this question none of those have an answer to what is asked here. Thanks for the attention though. I ...
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How can I print the filename of a graphics file in pdf

I would like to print the true filename of a graphics file, such as example.jpg, close to the position where the figure actually appears in the pdf file?
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How to specify start and end date of \chronoperiode in a dd/mm/yyyy format

The package chronosys allows to draw a timeline with a reasonable degree of customization, without the need to draw it by yourself using tikz or similar tools. In my opinion, is the most promising ...
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\usepackage{graphicx} prevents change in document

I use \usepackage{graphicx}. If I change something in my tex document and convert it to pdf, my pdf document doesn't change, without \usepackage{graphicx} it works. When I type something like (see ...
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Cropping an image generated in R code

I would like to crop an image that is not inserted (which has been searched a lot), but an image that is generated in R code. \documentclass{article} \setlength{\parindent}{0pt} ...
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latex \usepackage{graphicx} [duplicate]

I use \usepackage{graphicx}. If I change something in my LaTeX document and convert it to PDF, my PDF document doesn't change, without \usepackage{graphicx} it works. When I type something like: % ...
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includegraphics showing an incorrect, blank image

I can't get includegraphics to show up any images at all in the pdf I'm writing to. Here's a small document that produces a blank pdf for me: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[final]{graphicx} ...
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How do determine the arrow form in Tikz

I plotted following image: Using this code: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper,twocolumn]{article} \usepackage{bondgraph} %Draw bondgraphs ...
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Issue with \scalebox, \makeatletter, and \input

A colleague of mine had a LaTeX-specific issue for which I did not exactly know the cause of the issue. I have distilled a Minimal Working Example to illustrate the issue. Originally my colleague had ...
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Titlepage in amsart : how to include a picture in the title page?

Let's say I have the following .tex file (coming from an answer to my question here) : \documentclass[titlepage]{amsart} \usepackage{lipsum}% Just for this example \begin{document} ...
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Image/graphics treatment with ps2pdf vs. Acrobat Distiller : can both achieve the same quality?

Hundreds of images are included in my free physics textbook. I use the .dvi -> .ps -> .pdf route and have all the images stored as .eps files. About two thirds contain .jpg files, sometimes .png, ...
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Creating a simple “map” with text

I've been using LaTeX for a while now with text documents (both math and otherwise), but now I find myself trying to do some typesetting that includes picture-type things, and I have no experience ...
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Draw (very basic) network topology using tikz

I'm trying to draw some very basic Network topologies and thought that I'd try using Tikz for it. So I thought that I'd make a start and then ask for help, as I've got to do 5 of these and there's ...
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Problem wrapfigure in twocolumn

MWE, \documentclass[a4paper,11pt,twocolumn]{book} \usepackage[left=1.5cm,right=1.5cm,top=2.5cm,bottom=2.5cm]{geometry} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{wrapfig} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} ...
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create environment that resizes content

I want to create an environment that puts its content within a minipage as wide as the current page. The environment would work as follows: \begin{FitToWidth} HELLO \end{FitToWidth} and produce a ...
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IEEEtrans class, eps images don't appear in their place

I'm writing a journal paper using the IEEEtran class and .eps images. All of them appear correctly but the ones that have longer caption appear at the end of the document. For example, ...
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Where should I save my image files for LaTeX?

In order to insert an image in LaTeX, I do as follows, but I get an error telling that the file 'me.jpg' is not found. Where should I save my image files to do this? \documentclass{article} ...