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Compile images, controlling their location [duplicate]

In my tex file, I have images that are spaced between paragraphs. However, when I compile the file, the images come out almost all on the same page. Is there a command I can put so that the images are ...
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Interactive PDF - Click thumbnail images to open in quicklook like window

Is it possible to create an interactive PDF where you can click a scaled down embedded image and it opens it up large in a preview like window hovering in front of the open PDF? Sort of like the PDF ...
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Putting Figures Side-By-Side Using Minipage

I am trying to put two figures next to each other. However, it is not working. Here is my code: \begin{figure}[h] \centering \begin{minipage}{1.0\textwidth} \centering ...
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pdfTeX and JPEG2000

In Which graphics formats can be included in documents processed by latex or pdflatex?, the answers indicate that that pdfLaTeX understands JPEG2000. For me it doesn't work and the above link seems to ...
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Modular Documents, including image from other LaTeX-Project

I am currently writing on a document where I want to include subfiles; I am creating a modular document. Now, the problem is, that I am including (read: input) files, that have been used for other ...
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How to include image in background

When inserting a figure into a TeX document is there an easy way to make it appear behind the text?
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Set a color to be considered as transparent while including eps files in latex [closed]

I have some .eps files whose background colors are white. I need to include these graphics in my latex file, and my latex file has a background color different from white. I am willing to have these ...
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81 figures in a Latex document

I have 81 figures saved as .png files . I want to display them all on a Latex document . I can plot about 10 of them before Latex starts complaining . Here is my Latex code : ...
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Graphics: File name won't go away [duplicate]

I've just learned how to insert pictures using the \includegraphics{} command. In the compiled PDF document, the file name is visible immediately below the image. Is there a way to suppress the file ...
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TikZ nodepart enumeration

When I enumerate nodes I can write for example: \nodepart{sixteen}1 But I need to make nodes with numbers: twenty-one or more. How can I do that? When I write \nodepart{twenty-one}1 Latex ...
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Updating picture after \pause

I'm trying to make a slide where I'd start showing with a picture and then adding one by one items (in a \itemize structure) and I'd like the same picture to change for another one once introduced the ...
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Two images in one line [duplicate]

How can set two images in one line without using a table, but having a caption and a label for each image? Besides image one should be labeled Figure 1 and the second figure with Figure 2. Therefore I ...
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How to prevent \includegraphics from inserting whitespaces / margins (no float)?

I am using \includegraphics from the graphicx package directly with no floating environment like figure. I need the images placed precisely, but something is inserting space automatically. ...
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How to call figures automatically for print and web with different file namings but in the same Art folder

I'm using 2 types of figures; colour figures for web and black & white for print. But, both these files are in the same folder with the namings mentioned below. abcdef.eps for Print ...
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PDF files included with `includegraphics` and `pdfpages` don't show some pdf elements

The problem is that if I make comments, text boxes, lines, etc. with a PDF viewer-editor like, in my case, PDF Exchange Viewer, in a PDF image to be included any of that ways, that marks don't show in ...
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\fbox does not work with images

I tray to add a border on a list of images using \fbox but it did not work. my code: \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{figure}[!h] \centering \fbox{ ...
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How to locally reduce the vertical space around a figure?

How can I reduce the space below and above a figure? I found the following answer, describing how I can reduce the vertical spacing for floats globally. How can I achieve this locally (on a single ...
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Importing JPG files into LaTeX [duplicate]

I would like to import JPG file into my document in LaTeX. The code below works but only for EPS files, but I need JPG. How can I fix it? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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making included graphics larger

I'm trying to include some graphics into my report, and I can't find the normal width which can take an image to respect the margin-left and the margin-right of a page. Here is the code that I've ...
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Tikz: Tiling hexagons with varying content

With help from answers to TikZ: Drawing regular hexagons with pictures inside, I've created some tiles for a children's game: To save on costs of printing + card, I'd like to fit 3 more hexes into ...
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TikZ: Drawing regular hexagons with pictures inside

I need to create some images like these for a board game: In TikZ, can I draw a hexagon and fill it with a hexagonal area cut out of a bitmap? [In case anyone asks why TeX: Each actual hex will ...
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Tikz picture as large as possible on A4 Page

I'm trying to make an origami template in tikz. I've made a latex document with 0.5cm margins on all 4 sides. Here is my tikz code: \documentclass[landscape,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[top=0.5cm, ...
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\includegraphics[scale] makes plot figure (PDF) from smooth to serrated

I plot a function in Scilab and export to pdf image file. The pdf file looks very smooth as following. However, when I tried to include this smooth pdf file in LaTeX. It becomes serrated like. ...
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Put figure and listing side by side [duplicate]

I'm trying to put a listing and figure side by side. I tried to follow the suggestions in this link How to put algorithm and figure(s) side by side? without using caption package but the listing stays ...
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Transparent and centered image into a frame formed for two bars (head and side)

I tried to center a transparent image into a beamer slide and it worked perfectly (code is shown below), but now I have a beamer presentation with two bars: one on the head (2.5cm) and one on the left ...
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ConTeXt: Embed forward referenced figure

Background Looking to recreate the following fancy table of contents where a limited number of images in the ToC are selected at random from all the figures included in the document, without ...
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How to Insert a Figure Properly?

I'm trying to insert a figure in my report, I get an error each time when I try this: \begin{figure}[H] \hfill{}\includegraphics[width=15cm,height=16cm,bb = 0 0 200 100, draft, ...
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Scale tikz figure to a percentage of \textwidth

A user asked a question about scaling a figure to a factor of \textwidth and got an answer like this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} ...
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N images in a strip

I needed something (a package, a macro, whatever) that would take n images of arbitrary size and calculate their height so that all the images side by side filled a column exactly. As far as I know, ...
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Howto center images in a size defined table?

I have the problem that I have a table which includes two images next to each other and below in the next line there is the caption of the image. The problem is that the images are not shown next to ...
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MetaPost: How to fill cycle path with slanted lines?

Suppose I have build a cycle path with bulidcycle: path pa[]; pa.0:=(-6u,0){dir 90} .. (0,8u){dir 0}; pa.01:=pa.0 reflectedabout(origin, (0,1)); pa.1:=(-6u,0){dir -90} .. (0,-3u){dir 0}; pa.11:=pa.1 ...
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Centering two images but aligning them left

How would I place two images below each other so that their left sides are aligned and the whole construction is centered? I tried like this: ...
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How to clip an external image inside an ellipse

I am trying to create a fancy image by clipping an external image by an ellipse- the area inside the ellipse will be shown only. I have seen this, but I still need help. Can anybody help? Here's an ...
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Jaxodraw Feynman Diagrams-Greek characters not working

Not sure if it is ok to post Jaxodraw related questions here, however... I am trying to draw a simple set of Higgs Boson decay feynman diagrams using jaxodraw, which I've never used before. I am on a ...
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Displaying subfigures of different aspect ratio to look same aspect ratio

I have some figures that came out from gnuplot that I would like to display. The only difference between them is that one has a legend and the other one does not. So although they have the same size ...
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Oversized (A4 height, but much wider) pages in A4 document - header / footer alignment needs to be changed

I have to include a large graphic in a A4 document, the figure fits into an A4 height, but is much wider. I used \pdfpagewidth=3.1\pdfpagewidth to increase the paper size, and included the figure. I ...
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Labeling within Loops in Asymptote

I'm fairly new to Asymptote, and am trying to create a basic number line using a for loop. I would like the for loop to also label the points for me. Could somebody tell me how to fix this? ...
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why sometimes the figure is too close to the text?

Here is the problem, you can see the figure is too close to the text, And it is even affecting the text. the code I use is \documentclass[ reprint,amsmath,amssymb,aps]{revtex4-1} ...
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Embedding PDF while rewriting fonts in Latex

I have some PDF-files which I embed as graphic-objects into my latex-project. Those PDFs come from different sources. One I created in Powerpoint myself, then exported to PDF to make it vectorized and ...
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Embedded png-Images still result in small pdf-fielsize

I read much about embedding images and screenshots the correct way in the last few days to avoid skewed or blurry texts in the screens. I embed them like this: \begin{figure}[htb] \centering ...
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How do you make a grid of vertices with design based on their degree?

I'm working on a graph theory problem, and need to map out a grid of nodes/vertices that denote their degree, and illustrates their paths. The graph I need is basically a 7 x 7 grid, that shows the ...
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Setting the line length for caption

I am trying to use subfigure to put two figures beside each other and unfortunately LaTeX puts them to the right. I used hspace to reduce the space between them and that results in messing up the ...
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Fore-edge painting package for books?

I would like to add fore-edge painting to the edge of each page, so that when the pages are fanned, it reveals text or an image. It seems it would be easy enough to slice up an image(Tikz/PGF), or ...
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Is the filename of an image preserved in the final PDF?

Yes or no questions are pretty rare here now that I think of it. My question is simply this: When producing a PDF file with pdflatex or lualatex, is the original filename of an \includegraphics ...
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Inserting .pdf created in Visio to LaTeX without whitespace [duplicate]

Introduction: I recently created a load of figures in Microsoft Visio. These figures looks great, however, are stored in the .png format. I am interested in raising the picture quality. Method: I am ...
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Wont display .eps image just the frame [closed]

I have a diagramm from matlab saved as .eps but the only thing I got is this frame with the title beneath and some greek letters inside it.(I write in Greek). The TexMaker code for this is here: ...
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How to scale images when imported as .tex files

I have quite a few diagrams created by Gnu Octave/MathLab which I need to include in a document. Octave can create several different outputs, but its PDF output is not really that nice as it has a lot ...
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Need figure to break/ignore page margin (LyX)

I'm writing a report in LyX (using a personalized classicthesis-LyX) and I have troubles with my figures. What I want is to force a figure to break the page margin in order to center it (without ...
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How do I make the figure float [H] here when I use SCfigure?

When I was using \begin{figure}....\end{figure}, I was able to fix the figure in the location using the [H], [h], or [h!] options, but that doesn't work when I use SCfigure. How do I fix a SCfigure in ...
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LaTex Image Problems (Align and position) [duplicate]

I've a problem with image import in LaTex. I want to set all images centered, i tried a lot of commands found around here but nothing seems works. Now I have encountered another problem, because ...