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Problem with background pictures (\AddToShipoutPicture)

I'm having some troubles with the frontpage of my document. I use \AddToShipoutPicture*{\BackgroundPic} to print 2 .eps files as background on which I print the text: \documentclass[12pt]{report} % ...
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SmartArt graphics in LaTeX

I want to make a SmartArt Graphic (as it is called in PowerPoint) to show different types of convergence and links between these one for measure theory course. I made in LaTeX the following 'SmartArt ...
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Superimpose pages

I was wondering how to superimpose the content of two different pages. The aim is to see that the lines and page dimensions of odd page is correctly and strictly aligned with the even one. How can ...
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What is a good workflow for importing and cropping EPS images?

I would like to be able to import an EPS file in to LaTeX while using some 3rd party image viewer/editor to quickly find crop coordinates. What are some good free tools for this? GIMP (the GNU Image ...
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How can I put two pictures exactly above each other without line or space?

How can I put two pictures exactly above each other without line or space. I added picture example below, this picture is composed of two images (the header image and the smartphone image) I ...
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LaTeX figures side by side

Possible Duplicate: Caption issue when placing figure side by side I want to place 2 images side by side in LaTeX. I have 2 .png files and I don't understand how to do it in LaTeX. I have ...
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Change the height of minipage in the figure environment?

How can I change the height of the minipage in the figure envirment? Since I tried it so \includegraphics[width=.6, height=0.8\linewidth]{img/moovit_4} and I got this error ! Illegal unit of measure ...
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Image covers whole of a column and not at desired location

I am new to Latex and want to insert a figure into my document. I used following commands: \begin{figure}[hbtp] \centering \includegraphics[scale=0.5]{PTS.eps} \caption{Figure PTS} \end{figure} ...
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Turning off figures in latex completely (without placeholders)

Is there an easy method to compile a LaTeX document ignoring contents of \begin{figure} ... \end{figure} blocks altogether? I am looking for an equivalent for draft and demo options (as in ...
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How to place edge-to-edge image across top of page?

I have a patterned background vector image that I'd like to place across the top of one page of my multipage document (a report if it matters). The image is not the full size of the page, so what ...
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Multiple graphics directory

Here is what I am trying to do. I am writing a document which has many figures. In order to manage the figures it is very convenient for me to keep different types of figures in different folders. Now ...
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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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LaTeX figure labeling using overpic: rescaling problems

I am using the overpic package to lay over different pictures in LaTeX. I am also labeling the axes of the figure using \put. The problem is say I have labeled the figure correctly. Now, sometime ...
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Simulate a scanned paper

I'm try to move my current paperwork routine towards a paperless workflow (for the “administrative” type of papers, of course… not for serious reading tasks). There is one major annoyance thwarting ...
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insert a pdf image(created in Tex) in a beamer slide [duplicate]

I am facing difficulty in sizing the pdf image being imported into the beamer slide presentation. This is because the original image generated in tex has a lot of unused space. Please advise me how I ...
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Best practices for setting figure width/height ratio across the document in a consistent fashion

When I have many plots in a document I usually lose a lot of time to individually set width and height of each pictures to make them appear right within the document. Additionally complicating the ...
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Include PDF images with interpolate=true

I was happy to read that \includegraphics allows setting the interpolate flag for imported images: \includegraphics[interpolate]{testimg} This works wonderfully if testimg is a PNG image. ...
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Text goes over image in two-column article document

I want to have two images side-by-side in a two-column article. I tried to use the second part of Gonzalo Medina's answer to this question but, my text flows over the second .eps image. I thought the ...
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Remove space between two continuous figures in IEEE format paper

I am writing two column paper (IEEE format). but I have spaces between two continuous figures. How can I remove these spaces ? Here is the code: \begin{figure}[hbt] \centering ...
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Highlighting specific parts of the figure [duplicate]

I want to know if I can use a particular type of formatting to differentiate one part of the figure from the text. For example, in the figure below, I would like to talk only about the role of part M5 ...
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Put centered text in bottom of image using overpic?

I have a graph for which I want a centered x-label at the bottom. The idea is to use overpic and then insert som text at the bottom using \put(50,1){some x-label}. The problem is that \put places the ...
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create latex symbol from vector graphics

I have a logo in vector format (Adobe Illustrator) that I would like to use in my LaTeX documents. How do I create a latex symbol such that I can include this logo inline with the text, similarly to ...
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Crop the image of LaTeX formula

How to automatically crop the white space (maximum thickness horizontal/vertical white border) around the formula in image, generated, say, by means of some of online LaTeX formula editors (actually I ...
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image position problem

I have a problem with images positioning. I dont know why but latex puts the last figure on a new page. I want it all at the same page. And I cant find what is wrong. Here is my code: ...
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svg native support

I have been extensively using LaTeX for technical documentation. To make drawings I often use inkscape and then convert them to .pdf. I was wondering, are there any plan in LaTeX community to natively ...
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How to add a gif file to my LaTeX file?

Related: Convert gif image to png on the fly I have an image file -- a gif file, which is the graph of a function. How do I add it to a LaTeX file? Will it come out OK in the subsequent pdf ...
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Converting a number into a character and then using it in a filename

I am trying to create a loop that will print out a list of image files. All of these image files have a filename like this: fa-x.jpg (where x is a character from a - h). I've made a loop, but the ...
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Arranging the arrows in align environment without using tikz-cd

I have previously asked this question. To be self explanatory I would like to state it here once again: I have the following code and I dont know how to align the two horizontal \Longleftrightarrows ...
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ADDING white space to an image?

I'm new to beamer and am trying to make a presentation. When inserting an image, the output is satisfactory, except when I try to insert a .pdf! The white space in the image disappears. Initially, the ...
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What GUI applications are there to assist in generating graphics for TeX?

I found GeoGebra to be a useful tool to help generate code for graphs. I suppose there must be other tools to help draw diagrams such as Sets/Venn Diagrams or Electrical Circuits (Logic Gates). Which ...
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Converting DNG inline in a ConTeXt document?

I'm writing some code that automatically exports TeX for context to convert into a report. The content that this code manipulates includes images in .dng format. While I'm aware that I can add an ...
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How to insert the author picture in the biography picture box of the IEEE LaTeX Template

How do I put the author picture in the picture frame box of a journal paper? I tried using this code but the picture wasn't placed in the box, it is outside the box. Here is the code: ...
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Drawing a ring of cliques in tikz-graphs

I'm about to draw a ring of cliques graph, with a custom number of nodes in the cliques and a custom number of cliques. My first solution is to use tikz-graphs to draw the cliques, but the problem ...
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Create commands for displaying pictures from a list of files

I have a lot of pictures to show in my document. My idea is to create one command per picture. So I try to use foreach command (maybe not the best for this...). I store the filenames and the names I ...
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Unknown reason for non caption text occurring in figures

I have been trying to use the following code to place multiple images as one figure, the code is an adaptation from the answer to 3 * 2 figures in one page. However when the code complies the text ...
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Inserting Images [closed]

I'm having troubles inserting an image in LaTex. This is what I wrote: \begin{figure}[H] \centering \includegraphics[scale=0.3]{hi} {desktop/hi.jpg} \caption{Placering og budget} ...
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Complex positioning of multiple figures

I have multiple figures that are included in my tex file. My tex code is : \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[pdftex]{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[h] \centering ...
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How can I insert multiple pictures in a beamer foil?

I want to implement the slide shown below in beamer .Please let me know how I should go about this.
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Bottom up neural network with TikZ

I need to create a diagram of a neural network. I found this example online: http://www.texample.net/tikz/examples/neural-network/ However this examples shows how to create a graph from left to ...
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How to display two pictures that have not the same size with the same height?

I use this code to display two pictures: \begin{figure}[htbp] \minipage{0.45\textwidth} \begin{center} \includegraphics[width=1\textwidth]{methods.png} \caption{Methods} \label{fg:methods} ...
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What to do when including graphics path causing error?

I have the following entries before the \begin{document}: \DeclareGraphicsExtensions{.pdf,.png} \graphicspath{ {./images/} } I have verified that the path exists with the requisite files. But I ...
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Anybody ever encountered “arithmetic: number too big” when importing an image?

I'm trying to insert an image, which I've done probably a thousand times before, but I'm having issues with this one. The image is a jpg I just created in Paint - it's not excessively large or high ...
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How to add thumbnail photo to frametitles in beamer

Is there a beamer theme that allows one to add small thumbnails of authors to the right end of the frame title line? Ideally I'd like something that can easily work on successive pages throughout a ...
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pdflatex without ghostscript to preserve transparency of included pdfs

I'm trying to include a pdf with a transparent gradient using pdflatex from texlive installed with macports. Using the article class (not standalone), the transparency of the included pdf is lost when ...
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Including an image with a faded border

I want to include an image. However, to make it blend in a little better, I'd like to add (overlay) a faded border that doesn't exist in the figure at the moment. My attempt is to use transparent and ...
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Figure height in multirow

Was wondering if there is a way for forcing a figure height placed inside a multirow table, i.e. give the figure a height equal to the number of lines of the multirow cell. MWE follows, where ideally ...
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Rotating images changes their position on the page

I want to rotate images in latex but when I put "angle=270" it changes the position of the image so that is almost off the page. The image also overlaps the text of the caption. If I put angle before ...
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TikZ: Alternative for `use as bounding box`? Or a another way to handle it in external pictures?

I've been using TikZ to draw graphs (pgfplots) and pictures for my physics courses etc. Because I like it when (for example) the box of graph is centered on the page without looking at the stuff that ...
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How to create a figure of our own

I want to create the following picture in LaTeX. How can I do this?
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Is there a way to create elements that looks like tags?

How can I style some element that looks like stackoverflow tags?