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Minipages' vertical alignment

I use three minipages so to make a table and two images be placed next to each other and although the images are in the right place the table is placed much lower producing an ugly result. Why is ...
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including .eps figures

I'm trying to include .eps figures in my .tex file (I'm using MiKTeX 2.9). I need to include graphics in this particular way: \usepackage{graphics} % or graphicx ... \begin{figure} ...
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How to crop background from image automatically?

I have a Google Docs drawing that is a small scheme. However, this small scheme is surrounded by a lot of background that occupies a lot of useless space. I do not want to remove the background ...
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Pullquotes not working

I am want to wrap text around image using pull quote from Two-column text with circular insert, but I wasn't able even to compile example file correctly. Is there anybody that has pull quotes working? ...
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Problem with minipages' images overlapping

I am trying to place two images next to each other and I use minipages for that. I create two minipages and when I compile it the one image overlaps with the other. Shouldn't be the one next to the ...
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How to draw a corner at the end of text

I would like to draw my logo with latex. The logo is very simple. It is a text, followed by a corner, which started at the bottom line. The size of the corner should change according to the font ...
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Problem to show image. Error Bounding Box

I'm trying to add some images, but When i compile it, an error is shown, and in the PDF the images are not showed. Code I have used: \begin{figure}[!h] % h-here, t-top, b-bottom \begin{center} ...
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Image in header, custom padding

First of all, sorry about the poor title, but I searched for ten minutes and couldn't find a better one.. I'm using fancyhdr to set some custom headers and footer in my LaTeX document. I'd like to ...
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Fill rectangle with custom image file

I found a piece of tikz code for drawing pyramids of rectangles taken from here. In my document I need to fill sloped rectangles with a specific image file. Here is the code: % Using signed distance ...
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To label different parts of pdf page

Assume you have a PDF file with 3x4 pictures. You want to label each picture. How can you label such pictures without cutting manually each picture out separately? Next problem is how you can show ...
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Subfigure is not working fine into a beamer presentation -

I have this in the preamble ... \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} ...
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Chunk of text on the right of a picture

I have a portion of a latex document that is similar to: \begin{knitrout} \definecolor{shadecolor}{rgb}{0.969, 0.969, 0.969}\color{fgcolor} \includegraphics[width=0.5\linewidth]{figure/plot} \hfill{} ...
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Minipages images location problem

I'm a n00b with LaTeX and I'm having some trouble with the minipages command. The pictures in this example end up floating overtop of the caption at the bottom for some reason. ...
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WinEdt vs TeXStudio: file not found [closed]

The same tex file works with WinEdt while opened with TeXStudio reports the following error: File `Fig1' not found. ...h]{Fig1} The piece of code follows \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{epsfig} ...
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Image in the top of a page

I am trying to fix an image in the top of a page, according with the margins definitions. It is the logo of a conference paper, so it has to be in the head of the first page. How can i do it? Thank ...
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How to import *.eps files to Texmaker

I'm new to LaTeX as well as Texmaker and preparing for my new conference thesis. However, I find that *.eps images are not supported in Texmaker. I was wondering what should I do to import a *.eps ...
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How to change one thing to change all

I have the following but when I change scale, I have to change all images. Is there a better way so that I can change only one place? I read about command/macro but not sure how to use it in this ...
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How to align enumerate and image [duplicate]

I have the following code which doesn't align a) and b) with the top of the image. How can I align them? ... \begin{enumerate} \item Find the unknown values and in each case, give a reason. ...
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Intensity and contrast of black text [closed]

I noticed that the black color of the text in some PDF documents (especially products with InDesign) is more or less intense. Some PDF documents produced by TeX / LaTeX have different shades of ...
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Set the height of an include_graphics to the height of a node?

Consider the following tikz code: \newcommand\Header{ \begin{tikzpicture}[remember picture, overlay] \node[anchor=north, inner sep=0pt, outer sep=0pt] (header) at (current page.north) ...
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Inserting simple figures in a document

I am simply trying to insert some figures in my tex document. I know this is very basic, I also have been following a latex guide, searching for question on stackexchange and asked around. I wrote ...
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2D and 3D vectors in Tikz

I would like to draw some 2D and 3D vectors in Tikz with certain properties. The following primitive graph sums what I desire: I just need the first quadrant of the Cartesian coordinate system for ...
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Trouble loading .PNG in article class

I'm in the process of writing my thesis, and am having trouble getting any images to load in my document. I'm using the article class, as it required the least amount of editing to get it to look like ...
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Which arguments of `\includegraphics` cannot be set beforehand?

From the documentation of the graphicx package: Most of the keyval keys used in the graphicx package may also be set using the command \setkeys provided by the keyval package. For instance, ...
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\includegraphics restriction to the number of calls [duplicate]

Is there any restriction about \includegraphics usage? This question arise from a LaTeX document where the number of \includegraphics has an uncommon result. When exceeded a limit number of includes ...
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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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Trying to add an image/icon just before the text in a section while using moderncv

Note: I'm using sharelatex I was wondering if there are any way to set the background color of the header part (the one that contains personal info) of a file that uses moderncv in order to visually ...
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Why does my Mathematica figure not work with PSFrag?

I created an image in Mathematica with some labels that, for some reason, refuse to be substituted when using PSFrag. Specifically, the Mathematica code image = Plot[Sin[x], {x, 0, 2 π}, ...
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pdflatex and TexStudio includegraphic problem

I'm having (no Boundingbox) problem even using pdflatex engine. It's strange because it's working fine with MikTex but not Texstudio. Sadly I want to stick to TexStudio now. I've included the code ...
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TEX can't see figures on PDF

I am writing for an academic journal in LaTeX and I am using Texstudio. My problem is the journal format is using \usepackage[dvips]{eps fig} and to upload a figure this command being used is ...
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Figure appearing in completely wrong place

My problem is very simple - my figure is appearing far away from the text, as seen below. The actual image I am pasting is here - so there is some white space above, but clearly not as much as ...
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Using Lato Light Font Throughout a Document

The command for using the lato light font is given to be \fontseries{l}\selectfont but this command produces no change to my document when compiled with pdflatex. I would like to use the light ...
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PS file is not well included using latex->dvips chain

I'm trying to include given PostScript files in my document. However, I'm not really successful using the latex -> dvips chain as the image is not well included: However, the same file works ...
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Align Scaled Image With Text Centered in Columns

Say given a list of items: Item 1: Item 2: Item 3: Item 4: I want this list to be split into two columns with images aligned on each side of them. Much like a centered bar-graph (If there's a way ...
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Plot with same font of journal

I am preparing some graphics for a paper using GNUPLOT and LaTeX so at the end I have text, label and legend with the standard LaTeX font. Now I would like to change this font in order to uniform the ...
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How to insert an image with transparent background into PDF? [duplicate]

I set the background of my PDF reader to be light green in order to describe my question. I want to insert an image into the PDF using LaTeX and hope the inserted image become part of the PDF file. ...
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figures not appearing from pdf

I've been drawing figures in inkscape, labeling with TeX syntax inside inkscape, saving as pdf, having inkscape build me a pdf_tex file and using TeXShop to write the TeX file which calls the figure ...
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Pie chart slice with pattern background

I was able to create a pie chart based on the answer in How to draw Bar & Pie Chart. I realized my document is printed in grayscale and learned about patterns (Where is the pattern list gallery ...
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Aligning two pictures without subcaptions to the top with the subcaption package

My problem is similar to this one: Align by the top borders of figures when using subcaption I want to align two pictures to the top. The solution given works fine for pictures with subcaptions. ...
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How to use grey text so that it prints nicely on a B&W laserprinter?

In my latex document, I have a chart (created through matplotlib, and saved as .pdf file), where I put some text in grey. This is fine when looking at the paper PDF onscreen (its a vector image, so ...
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Place image in top of page of book document [duplicate]

I need to place an Image in top of book document. But thats image still placed in center document. This is my code: \documentclass[oneside,a4paper , 12 pt]{book} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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rotated text and figure side with vertical alignment

I am using subfig package to place three figures and a one rotated text side by side. Attached below is the mwe \documentclass[draft]{article} \usepackage{subfig} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} ...
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xxx-eps-converted-to.pdf

I'm using TeXworks with MiKTeX to make a LaTeX document. When I try to render the document as pdf at the place where my EPS figure is supposed to be displayed I get a white box with black borders ...
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producing embossed tactile graphics with Tikz for a student who is blind

I work at disability services at a university and recently started working with a student who is blind in upper level computer theory, automaton, and programming classes. I learned LaTeX about 3-4 ...
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Add part numbers and descriptions to figure?

I'd like to add part numbers and descriptions to a figure containing an object consisting of several parts. A circle with a number in it, a line and a dot or arrow that points to the relating part ...
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Figure in text body

I would like to put a picture in text body as shown in the following picture from MS Word. I tried some things but not working. What I want is more or less the \LaTex command but for my image! Is ...
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Characters missing when embedding PDF with pdftex

I have the feeling this must have been asked before, but I couldn't find it with search... When I run the following test file \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} % ...
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vertically center to text height

Minimal working example: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{fontspec} \setmainfont{Linux Libertine O} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{tikz} % correct spelling and hyphenation ...
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Figure overlaps Table

When placing a table then a figure, the figure overlaps half the table.. Here is what the tex looks like: \begin{table}[h] ...
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Set global margins (width) for pictures - different than text margins

I have produced my pdf output from tex file and noticed that my pictures are not "correctly" included - their left margin corresponds to the left margin of the regular text, but the right margin in ...