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Effect of adding plus and minus to \includegraphics

I have a document with a lot of pictures. The exact scale of the pictures isn't all that important. Is it possible to allow the pictures a little bit of "stretch" to help squeeze everything together? ...
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Preventing caption in new page [duplicate]

This is not about keeping the picture or table close to where they have been mentioned. It is about keeping the caption of the picture (or table) together with the picture. Otherwise the picture and ...
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\twocolumn with nested \includegraphics

When typesetting this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \twocolumn[ \includegraphics[width=12cm]{foo.png} ] \end{document} I get: ! Argument of \Gin@ii has an ...
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draw side by side graphs and make them more clear

I have two problems and sincerely I am trying to resolve them, but unfortunately I am not able...That is why I will appreciate very much your help. 1) My article architecture consists of two columns ...
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compile problem of “pdflatex+makeindex+bibtex” [duplicate]

I'm using the Springer latex macro package, but when I compile the tex. file using pdflatex+makeindex+bibtex (Miktex2.9), it always shows an error SVJour3 warning: Missing \journalname ! LaTeX ...
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How to prevent a pdf-figure to overlay text?

I have a pdf-figure which I want to include in my tex-file. I wrote the following line of code to insert the figure in my file: \includegraphics[width=.8\textwidth, bb=0cm 12.5cm 26cm ...
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Tikz: increase arrow head size

Given the Tikz example here http://www.texample.net/tikz/examples/double-arrows/ how do I increase the size of the arrow head? I'd like to make it way bigger but, after manipulating the code, I was ...
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Spaces in names causes problem with graphicx

I keep getting the file name of my images next to the image. For example: The full path of the file is \\Shared Folders\courses\acce\14\exams\mtndfa.png. From reading other tex.stackexchange ...
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Three different styles of heading

I'm wanting to adapt the following macro(s) to provide three different options of style heading. At the moment, if offers two, one if the section is normal (numbered) and another for section* ...
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Magnify part of picture with TikZ spy, expressed in relative scoped coordinates

I want to magnify part of a picture with the TikZ spy library; however, with a scope for using relative coordinates like in #9561 Drawing on an image with TikZ. Provided I'm using the image tux.png - ...
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outline image over entire page width

I am probably not the first to ask this question but I have tried every answer I could find before asking it here. The problem is that I want an image (eps) be on the top of the page. I want to add a ...
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Picture taking up the space left on last (twocolumn, balanced) page

Let's say I have a two-column scrbook document, with its last page of each chapter balanced by using the balance package because multicol is not an option for me for reasons that are not part of this ...
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How to arbitrarily center these drawings?

I have adapted the following to draw lines from the center of a circle out to n equally spaced points on a circle (the n th roots of unity, or the points of an n-gon, or a star graph). I need to be ...
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Does LaTeX takes into account the DPI of an image ? Or just the pixels? [duplicate]

Two images with same resolution (nb of pixels width and height) but with a ration of 2:1 in DPI one will display two times bigger than the other ?
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How do I replace a default graphic in a `beamer` theme with one of my own choosing?

I am using an own beamer theme beamerthemeXY.sty which includes a (blue) graphic bow.eps. This graphic is in /usr/share/texlive/texmf-dist/tex/latex/beamer/themes/images and is known by the latex ...
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how to vertical-align a figure

how can I vertical-align a figure? I've tried with: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{chngcntr} \usepackage{tabularx} ...
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Scaling of landscape figures (images)

I'm trying to insert a landscape figure, which I want to scale down. I'm currently using: \begin{figure*}[tb] \centering ...
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Having both EPS and PNG in the same document

I am using style files from this link for Latex in WinEdt 7.0. When including figures, If I use pdflatex or PDFTexify for compiling it doesn't recognize EPS files : ! LaTeX Error: Unknown graphics ...
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Problem with visibility and compilation for pstricks figure

I have been trying to find the solution to get my code to compile, which has an error message similar to this one. In his example, he was giving the wrong number of dimensions for one of his objects. ...
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How do I get bmpsize working with htlatex?

I have the following test.tex: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tex4ht} \usepackage{bmpsize} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} ...
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fancyhdr and \iftopfloat

I am relatively new to LaTeX, and I have been using the fancyhdr package, in which I have chapter title and numbers with headrulewidth on top of the page. However, when I have figures on top of a page ...
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How to get a file's “date modified” string when including graphics?

I am working on my thesis, and want to have the date corresponding to when each figure was generated included in it's caption. Currently I manually update the caption when I update the figure. I am ...
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A movie film strip of images

Is it possible to make a movie film strip of embedded PDF images?
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pdflatex vs latex and EPS

I'm trying to include a figure in an assignment, and want to use eps so I don't lose any quality in the image. I can't seem to get it to work. In my preamble, I declare usepackage{graphicsx) and ...
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How can I import a picture of the format graphml into LaTeX?

I have to import a picture into LaTeX which is in the format graphml created using yEd. I would like to avoid converting it in a .pdf since then LaTeX would import the whole A4 page. Could you help ...
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Rotatebox in eso-pic background rotates whole page with scrbook, but not in pdfLaTeX

I am using the eso-pic package to create a draft sign in the background of my document (scrbook-class). The sign is rotated 45° on the page. Everything works fine. I use TeXLive and Kile with Suse ...
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How to use background image in LaTeX?

I am generating one report where I need to use background image. But I found that image always starts leaving some margin space to left side. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{wallpaper} ...
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Drawing a multiscale network in Tikz

I am learning TikZ in this period, but I have some problems drawing some networks for my thesis. I am trying to draw a network in TikZ which should look similar to the one in this picture: I have ...
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Draw string with linking numbers or no linking number?

How can I use LaTex (p.s. I use Mac OS 10.5.8 with TexShop 2.47) to draw strings with linking numbers or no linking numbers? If any experts know any examples below, please feel free to comment. The ...
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Drawing ellipses with pict2e or the like

\usepackage{pict2e} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \usepackage{pst-node,pst-plot} \psset{plotpoints=9,unit=3} Somehow, acting on various people's advice, I've put the above lines of code above my ...
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\import and \includegraphics with macros: Preserving local path at macro definition time

I have been banging my head on this problem for a few days, trying many combinations of \def, \edef, \noexpand, \expandafter, etc. Say I have a module at /tmp/module/ which contains module.tex and ...
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vectorized pdf in latex : i can't see the letters/numbers

Here is a screenshot when I compile my latex file with a pdf graphic from Mathematica : Symbol or sign are ok but i can't see any letter or number, why?
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LyX enlarging inserted images

I have a problem with inserting images in my thesis that I write with LyX. Images in exported pdf are always larger than they actually are. Here is what it looks like in the editor, that's the real ...
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Reduce weight of an image

How can I reduce the weight of an image already inserted in the TeX document? I have been looking for it, but I haven't found anything. All I can do is reducing its size, but it doesn't reduce the ...
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PGFPLOT Externalization not working

I am trying to externalize PGF Plot to be saved as EPS file using latex and enabled shell-escape. \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Composite images inside a figure in LaTeX?

I would like to have a figure that overlays a transparent png on top of a pdf. What is the best way to composite images inside a LaTeX figure? I would like to avoid compositing these images using ...
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Positioning pgfplots axis in tikzpicture

I want to put a pgfplots plot beside several other pdf images that I import into my document, but I can't figure out how to position the pgfplots axis in the larger tikzpicture: ...
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Problem getting picture in document [duplicate]

I am a LaTeX rookie and would like some help! Have problem with not getting a picture/logo in the document. I am using TexWorks on Mac OSX with pdfLaTeX as compiler. Here is my code. The pic is is ...
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LaTeX (doubt in image inclusion) [closed]

When I run a LaTeX file.. I could see the diagram which I have drawn using LaTeX draw but in pdf mode it disappears.. how could I correct this..??? and in the same way If I use ...
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Inserting graphics into asymptote or pgfplots

How another graphics can be inserted into Asymptote or pgfplots? The following is a MWE in pgfplots that creates three figures in the document. The main figure which I want to insert graphics in is a ...
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adding an image to latex

I am very new in Latex. I would like to add an image to my dokument, but I have no success: \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \includegraphics[ ...
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pdftex.def Error: File logo-eps-converted-to.pdf not found

I am using the EPFL thesis template to write a LaTex document. I need to compile it using pdfLaTex. Also, I want to use these same template - I can't use any other template. I have many EPS figures ...
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Caption beside image in minipage

What i'm trying to achieve: Have two images in one page, one image on the top half of the page and the other the bottom half. Ive managed to do this by: \vbox{ ...
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align icons to dictionary entries

I'm trying to typeset a small dictionary. Many of the entries come with a couple of icons that I would like to display in the margin just left of the entry, top-aligned with the beginning of the ...
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Latex Not Recognizing png R graph [duplicate]

Please help! I made a Latex (using texworks) and it will not recognize my png file. I have the file in the same directory as the .tex and, when I scroll over the command in tex works, the image ...
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What causes this large horizontal space between two sentences?

I have a large document based on the book documentclass with text and images, and sometimes I encounter a new sentence that has a huge space after a period. It looks like this: I have attempted to ...
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How to provide alternative grayscale images in pdf?

Is it possible to provide different versions of an image/figure, and have the pdf viewer choose which one is the best at viewing time? I would like to have a color image on screen and on color ...
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Bad interaction between mdwtools' syntax package and graphicx

I'm writing a document where I want to both include some image via graphicx's \includegraphics and display some BNF grammars using the syntax package of mdwtools, however I receive an error of ...
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titlesec image after

Can someone explain to me why the second of these two doesn't work? The first produces an image before the section name, where the second produces an error claiming there is no \begin{document} ...
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XeTeX crashing when including PDF files with \includegraphics

I've only used XeTeX a little so far for Greek text and it's the first time I am trying to include figures. \includegraphics works fine with PNG images but when I try PDF files, it just crashes. ...