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Use \setkeys{Gin} to set default scale value doesn’t work

I’d like to make all my graphic a little smaller and tried to set the scale-value of \includegraphics globally with \setkeys{Gin} but while changing width works fine scale has no effect. ...
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Inserting text in the image between two columns

How do I insert an image from text in two columns so that the text go around the picture?
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Surface of Revolution

how to draw using surface of revolution tikz or pgfplots? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz,pgfplots} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \end{tikzpicture} \end{document} I am not able to ...
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Horizontally centered figures in twoside margin of book using wrapfig

I would like to put figures in the outer margins of a book. I am using wrapfig to do so, but the figures are aligned differently on even and odd numbered pages. On odd pages, they align based on the ...
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How to put round cornered frame around an image

I want a nice colored frame around an image which has rounded corners. Here is my attempt, using mdframed, but, as you can see, the inner edge of the frame is a right-angle, and not rounded. I would ...
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Clipping tikz and raster pictures zigzag style

Is there a way to achieve this kind of clipping for raster images as well, not only for tikz pictures? -- Solved, see Edit #1. Are there any easier solution to achieve this with TikZ? -- Solved, see ...
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How to make a table with centered images?

On page 6 in this PDF is there a table with centred pictures in the right column. Does anyone know how to make such a table? I am using pdflatex.
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Best practice for control flow charts

I wanted to plot a flow chart graph which looks similar to this diagram: that comes from this source. Which package would be best for that? I don't want to use pstricks
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How to display a picture flush to the right side of the page and the bottom? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Absolute positioning in beamer Insert graphic at precise place on a page I would like to add a picture to my title page, however, for effect, the picture needs to be ...
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How to include a varying graphic in margins

I need to typeset a case report consisting mainly of text, with the occasional picture. This can be done in the article or amsart classes, of course, but I would like to include a varying graphic (a ...
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How to see figures prepared in …eps in Yap?

I have MikTEX2.8, WinEdt5.5, Windows XP In the style article figure, presented in title.eps sometimes (unpredictable) after obtaining dvi file cannot be seen in Yap, they are seen in pdf (via ...
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Centering tabular array of images

I have a tabular array of four images and I am not able to center it. My images are pushed towards the right edge of the sheet. The centering looks fine for single images , so I am guessing this issue ...
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How to typeset my research publication?

I have the content for a small research publication ready. I have noticed that the formatting of most of the research papers looks the same. How can I quickly convert my text to a research ...
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text over figure in latex

I just need to insert a figure in the latex document I am writing -nothing big.Problem is the text keeps floating over the figure and the figure is not centered.Here is my code \begin{figure}[h!] ...
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eps graphic doesn't show up in dvi output

I tried to use \munepsfig in my document, no error, no warning. Just my image doesn't show, what could be actually wrong? Which file should I check to know the problem? Anyway, I use a template ...
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Override \centering to left justify an image

Background Dozens of source code snippets inserted into a document as images inside of Algorithm floats. Other images are screen captures, inserted as Graphics floats, to make a distinction. All ...
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\subfloat command from subcaption package doesn't produce bottom margin if used in table

I'm trying to typeset a table of images. If image inserted into cell with \subfloat (subcaption package included), resulting box will be w/o bottom margin, but top, left and right margins will be ok. ...
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What is the advantage of using \includegraphics instead of \pgfimage for ordinary image inclusion?

The TikZ & PGF manual says that ‘LaTeX’s \includegraphics is designed better than pgf’s image mechanism’ and that ‘LaTeX users are encouraged to use \includegraphics to include images.’ But is ...
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PGF doesn't work under Ubuntu 11.10

I updated my Ubuntu to the newest version 11.10 recently. Today when I use PGF again, i find many of my old examples cannot compile. It always give the error information as: ! Package PGF Math Error: ...
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using PDF bookmarks to refer to pages in \includegraphics

If I have a multi-page PDF file with one figure on each page, I can use the \includegraphics[page=123]{foo} command to refer to individual figures (see this question). However, if I have lots of ...
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Multiple columns with images and wrapped text in Beamer

I need a frame looking like the image below in beamer. The 3rd column will have multirow text with an equation. There are no horizontal lines, neither do I need the boxes around each of the columns. ...
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How to fit a large figure to page [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Best figure size adjustment when dealing with different image sizes Given: a large figure, whose height:width ratio is unknown. Todo: Include this fig in LaTeX, such ...
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MiKTeX 2.9 doesn't find the includegraphics package

I am using MiKTeX 2.9 and when I include the package{Includegraphics} to use graphics, doesn't recognize. So I need help.
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Ploting a function using mplib in lualatex

This question asked about ways to generate a nice function graph in LaTeX. There are several great answers, however, most of the either rely on an external program to generate the plot, or, if they ...
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Externalising TikZ pictures using XeTeX

I'm trying to use TikZ's external library with XeTeX, for example, and I'm running into some issues. Having set external/system call={xelatex \tikzexternalcheckshellescape -halt-on-error ...
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Include a single PDF image that is on an otherwise empty page

I am using Dia to generate a vector based diagram. Then, I export it to PDF, because I want to keep the vector format and want to build my complete document to PDF later on. When I include my diagram ...
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Equivalent of CSS “float:left;” for images

What I am try here is have the image on the left side and it should be surrounded by text on the right and bottom side. For example how can below image_3.png float to left? \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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Column background image

I have a two column frame (via wiki2beamer): \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{Background Test} \begin{columns} \column{0.3\textwidth} \begin{itemize} ...
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XeLaTeX, \includegraphics and \hyperlink

I have question regarding XeLaTeX. I have switched from LaTeX to XeLaTeX because I wanted to use ttf fonts and now I have a problem with \hyperlink. It works with text, but it doesn't with images. So ...
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Producing arXiv-submittable documents with figures using plain TeX

I am proficient with TeX but have never used LaTeX and would prefer not to learn it - though perhaps that preference is the sole source of my difficulties. I am trying to figure out how to produce ...
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Adding a per-chapter image along with group of entries in ToC

Friends, I have an old analytic geometry book with an unusual table of contents: for every group of entries based on the current chapter, there is an image along with it. Well, let me show some actual ...
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Is there an advantage to using LaTeX graphics instead of eps or pdf?

Back in my first courses I learned that the best graphic format to use when plotting data with gnuplot (which will later be used in a LaTeX document) is eps (encapsulated postscript). I didn't really ...
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includegraphics[page=\pageref… possible? how to set [page=] to a variable?

I'm currently writing a quite complex document with a lot of graphics created using TikZ. Hence I decided to put all graphics into one big file called tikz.tex creating a multiple page PDF with one ...
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Looking for an efficient way to create polished scientific graphics

I’m looking for a professional and efficient way to create scientific graphics. There are basically two types of graphics I want to create (and maybe not a joint approach works for both): Plots of ...
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\framezoom - What am I doing wrong?

I'm working on my second ever Latex Beamer presentation, and loving the clean, professional appearance. All compiles into PDF format no problem, until I try to use \framezoom(the image is .jpg). ...
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How to add image to beamer footline and keep it align with the text?

I want to add an image to my footline and aligned with the text of the same footline. I have the following in my beamertheme. \def\logo{% \resizebox{!}{2.5ex}{\includegraphics{logo-small.png}} } ...
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Implementing Moving Graphics from Computational Software Packages

I know that you can implement movies into your LaTeX document, but I wanted to know is there a way to implement moving graphics after source code is compiled in Matlab? This questions can really ...
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How to replace all pictures by white rectangles?

I have a long document (800 pages) with lots of pictures (300 pictures). I have to produce a version of this document without the pictures (for copyright reasons). The solution I have found so far is ...
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Print frames rather than boxes with demo/draft version of graphics/graphicx

I recently switched to demo such that I could compile my .tex file without needing the actual image files. Now, instead of the image there is a black box. Is there anyway to get a black border such ...
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Compile a file when images are missing/not available

I don't have access to my image files so I want to only compile with the text. I figured using draft mode would solve this problem but I still get a "cannot find image file" error. How can I compile ...
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Image Dropping Down in MultiRow Table

I am trying to build a table of images in Latex. Two of my images are portrait, two are landscape. My end goal, is to have them look like this: | | B | | | A |---| D | | | C | | With my ...
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Background image for frame title

Using beamer, how can I insert a background image under the title of each frame? I could insert an image but the result was that the title disappeared because the image is over it. Any ideas?
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3 pdf graphs on 1 page with text below

I am new to latex. I have to prepare a one-page document (so float is not important). I want to have 3 pdf graphs at the top of the page with 2 graphs centered on the first line and 1 graph centered ...
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How to include graphics with width in the exam class?

I am trying to compose an exam with a figure as part of the question. However, I am having trouble using the standard \includegraphics command with pdflatex. I can not specify the arguments to ...
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Scale included graphics to the higher ratio instead of the lower for given width, height

I would like to scale an included graphics keeping its aspect ratio. Using \includegraphics[width=<my width>,height=<my height>,keepaspectratio]{file.jpg} scaling naturally takes place, ...
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Including a two-page size picture?

This is question with regards to the previously asked question How to include a picture over two pages I think this is a great little bit of code, however it doesn't seem to be working for me. I've ...
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Included png appears too big in PDF

I'm a beginner with LaTex and writing an article in it (letter-sized). WinEDT and MikTeX (versions seen in the log). I have a PNG chart (obtained from R/ggplot2) which is 471 x 335 pixels and which ...
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Align text and logo in footer

I can't seem to be able to align our logo and page number in the footer. I have the code below: \pagestyle{fancy} % enable fancy page style \renewcommand\headrulewidth{0pt} ...
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Making an image with a transparent background

I do not know what is the official term for such images, but if I make an image in TikZ or pstricks then I want it to have no background; for example I might post it on a webpage with a different ...
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Latex error. Unknown graphics extension: eps [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: I encountered an 'errorUnknown graphics extension: .eps.' I have the error like in the title. I found some pages on the web with a solution to this problem. They ...