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Linebreak in overlaid figure text

As a simple example, consider this MWE: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{figure}[h] \centering \includegraphics[width=0.4\columnwidth]{example-image} ...
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I am trying to get a saved image into my share latex doc

I have an image stored in my file system under the following path: file:///C:/Users/jacob/Documents/Unix%20CW/ERD.png I have imported the graphicx package using \usepackage{graphicx} and have ...
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Reserve the same space a given picture would take

... \usepackage{graphicx} ... \begin{center} \includegraphics[width=7cm]{demo.png} \end{center} ... And output... But, that I want below the picture. Not \usepackage[draft]{graphicx}, not shown ...
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How to insert image figure numbers in list of figures section under the table of contents

I have couple of images in every chapter and I need to specify a figure number for every image depending on the chapter and it must get automatically reflected in the list of figures section. How do I ...
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How I can create a graph of forces - tikz?

How can I create a graph of the forces acting on an object like the one in the picture? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \end{tikzpicture} ...
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How to use aligment in a list?

At the moment: What I want: Here is the code: \begin{enumerate}[(a)] \item $3,6,9,12, \dots$ \item $3,5,7,9,11, \dots$ \item $2,3,5,7,11,13, \dots$ \item ...
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Mirroring effect on images with fade

I hope you guys can help me. I try to create a mirroring effect on images with a fade. It is working so far but I would like that the mirror image is already at the half (adjustable) complete ...
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How to put a figure in the page that spans whole page on a two column document

I want to include a figure that spans the whole page of a twocolumn document. I've tried this link: How do I make a figure that spans a spread of two pages, but it results in the figure being onn the ...
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Working on a poster wanting to put an image and a table side by side

Hi all I am sorry I am new here, still struggle even imputing the question I apologize. What I have is an image and a table inside a mini page of a poster that I want to put side by side but I cannot. ...
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Center Image to Page Inside Enumerate

I am trying to post an image inside an enumerated list but the left margin it starts with is the indented margin from enumerate. Is there any way to ignore that without having to break the enumerate? ...
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Can't change width yet using {graphicx}

I just finished installing LaTeX and I would like to resize an image but I'm getting the message "! Paragraph ended before \Gin@ii was complete.". I am already using the package {graphicx} so I'm not ...
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Narrow subfigure caption in one line

I have the following TeX code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} %\usepackage{subcaption} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{subfigure} ...
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Figures occupy 1 page [duplicate]

I have a figure that occupied 1 page. When I put this in my latex document, the other following documents and this 1 page document automatically are thrown away at the end of the section. Therefore, ...
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Biomedcentral figure caption outside bounding box [closed]

When using the BioMed Central template (bmcart documentclass) the figure caption overflows the figures bounding box. How can this be fixed? \begin{figure}[hbtp] \centering ...
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How to convert pdf to eps

I know that this post provides a windows batch file conversion option, but after I run the batch file, a .cmd UI comes up, and I'm not sure what to do from there. I have tried entering the file name ...
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Is this character causing the graphics path error?

I have a graphics path: \graphicspath{{C:/Users/Username/Documents/Project 1 - Project Title/Project Writeup/Project/Graphics}} That is not working: File 'Figure' not found. ...
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Template for a heavily illustrated book [closed]

I'm writing a short maths book containing lots of pictures and illustrations. Can anyone suggest a suitable template for that purpose? Thanks.
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How do I position my image such that it's in the centre of the slide?

What I'm trying to do over here is that I want to position my plot as shown in the second image below in the centre, covering the text behind it. However, after passing different position parameters ...
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How I can create a graph of acceleration and speed - tikz?

How can I create a graph of acceleration and speed like the one in the picture. Knowing that they are each other's consequence? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} ...
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Does svg package work on Windows?

The 2012 documentation for the svg package says "Finally, this package will not work on Windows". Is this still true?
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How can I insert pictures in (EPS/JPEG/PNG) format in a tex file?

I have a .tex file which goes something like this: \NeedsTeXFormat{LaTeX2e} \documentclass[border=10pt]{standalone} \usepackage{fontspec} \newcommand*{\NewFont}[1]{% ...
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graphics with Latex

I am doing the last touches of my PhD report. I have this graphic that I did it with Ms word (shame on me). I would like it to do it with latex or other professional tool to have best quality. Any ...
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What is wrong with this syntax?

If I write \noindent\vskip 0ex plus 2ex\includegraphics[width={\textwidth plus 2pt minus 2pt}, angle=0]{J2-23-1} it is correct However, if I write \noindent\vskip 0ex plus ...
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How to prevent graphicx from searching TEXINPUTS

My usual practice for large documents with a lot of illustrations is to organize the graphics files into one or more subdirectories, and then to add those subdirectories to the graphics path so that ...
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Is there an upside-down version of the symbol for $\pi$?

I have been looking at the Comprehensive list of Latex symbols, but can not seem to find an upside-down letter $\pi$. Is there a package that I need to add so that a command like $\copi$ or $\invpi$ ...
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Figures in LaTeX from different directories

I've seen this sort of question on a lot of fora, but I haven't found an answer to my question. If the answer is already out there and I didn't find it, I apologize in advance. The situation is as ...
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LaTeX on top of a pdf [duplicate]

Suppose we have a pdf file of a form that of A4 format. Without saying so, the writer of the pdf form expects us to print it out, fill in the form by hand and post it as a snail mail. Is it ...
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Inserting figures with LP extension in a Latex document

I have created figures with extension LP in latexcad and I want to include them in a file with LaTeX. How I can do it?
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Insert graphic and stretch to textwidth, textheight

I'm trying to insert a graphic and stretch it to textwidth and textheight. I get a overfull box and an empty page befor the graphic. But it works when I only strech in horizontal reps vertical ...
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Insert graphic with tikz without margin

I have to insert a graphic into the whole page with tikz. The graphic has the same size as the final document. I use tikz because I have to insert some drawing and some text into the graphic. My ...
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stacking images side by side

Image1 Image2 I am using a template version from the internet for Latex. It has a class file where the position and the attribute of the title page are defined. \UNIVERSITY ...
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texmaker and includegraphics cannot find file

I am having trouble including a graph in my TeX document. I am using the graphicx packages and set a \graphicspath in the preamble. However, \includegraphics{smt.pdf} gives me a file not found ...
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Graphics and brackets not vertically aligned within align environment

I'm trying to include small graphics within an equation setting (they're little diagrams of mathematical knots), using \includegraphics within the \begin{align} environment. The graphics themselves ...
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How I can create a energies graphic?

How can I create a energies graphic like the one in the picture. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \draw [->] ...
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How to create a cross product with tikz?

How can I create a cross product like the one in the picture. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[line width=.7pt] \draw [->] ...
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How to create a parabolic motion?

How can I create a parabolic motion like the one in the picture. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \end{tikzpicture} \end{document}
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How to crop the figure in a specific shape in latex using includegraphics or tikz? [duplicate]

For example, \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} % left \includegraphics[trim={5cm 0 0 0},clip]{example-image-a} % right \includegraphics[trim={0 0 5cm ...
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control picture placement without figure environment in moderncv

I have this code: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \usepackage{fontenc} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage[scale=0.75]{geometry} \moderncvstyle{casual} ...
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How to add a logo inside a block's title

I'm trying to include a logo inside a block's title (the document is a presentation using the Berkeley theme): \begin{block} { \includegraphics[width=16pt,height=16pt]{blender.png} Blender } ...
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Escape hash tag in strings passed to newcommands

I have been trying to write a simple new command to make a piece of code more flexible and readable (a MWE is below). In it I need to be able to pass a string to a new command that contains a hashtag ...
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Big picture with several smaller ones on the side

I'm trying to achieve an effect like _____ ___ ___ | | |___| |___| | | ___ |_____| |___| but I can't get it to allgn correctly to the top. I tried with two minipages, the second ...
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Why this LaTeX-Python not loading Graphics in OS X?

Code [depreciated; see revision 2] which I run with XeLaTeX--shell-escape in TextMate of OS X 10.11.4 El Capitan \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{python} % ...
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Multiple figures in tabular format

I know this issue has been discussed in a lot of other topics, but I couldn't make them work, and my issue is kind of special because it requires text and multiple images in each column, and I want to ...
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Annotations Moved…Where does the fault lie? [closed]

I will walk you through what I have done: I created a figure in Matlab: hfig=figure('Units','inches','Position',[0 0 4 3.5],'PaperPositionMode','auto') To remove access white space around it, I ...
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Subfigures in a0poster

I am working on a poster for a scientific conference using the a0poster document type (with 3 equally spaced columns), but it seems that images/figures are not easy to work with. When I include the ...
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Is matlabfrag(.) still a viable option for latex?

matlabfrag(.) is part almost all answers to the questions that are posed regarding including matlab figures in latex document. All I want to know is that is it really part of the solution? I have ...
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text, margin, and text + margin width floats without using tufte class

I want to use the marginfigure, figure*, and figure environment as defined in tufte-book and tufte-handout classes (see respectively Figure 1, 2 and 3 in the template example). It means being able to ...
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How to use \includegraphics?

I am sorry if my question is too silly, I am totally new to LaTeX. I have just downloaded TeXstudio 2 days ago and am trying to include some figures/images into the document. I found out about the ...
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How can I design book cover pages?

How can I design the following cover with \latex in A4 paper, landspace? Related to: http://tug.org/pracjourn/2007-1/robbers/robbers.pdf
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how to import images into Memoir Thatcher chapter style

I am trying to find a Memoir chapter style that would allow me to import images into chapters, e.g. using the Thatcher chapter style - but with images centered above each chapter, and retaining the ...