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Problem with external graphics and 3D pgfplots

I want to include an external graphics with pgfplots. I tried to follow the instructions of the manual (p45 et seq.) as carefully as possible. But the result is hoorible as hell. Here is the code I ...
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Page Bordering with an image?

I want a custom border for my document. I was thinking of doing something like this, creating a border with a graphics tool(only the outer frame) and then placing it in the beginning of the document, ...
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Configure tex4ht for linked images

I have a document that is to be compiled in PDF (using pdflatex) and XHTML (using tex4ht). For the XHTML version, I wish to have the images linking to their source in a new window (target="_blank"). ...
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How to pass the draft option for pdfpages to \includegraphics?

If I use \usepackage[draft]{pdfpages} and include \includepdf[...]{...} everything works fine, i.e. instead of the included pages I get empty boxes. But if I use \includegraphics[...]{...} ...
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Difficulty with lineup of inner table inside a table cell

I need to create a table with 1 row and 2 columns where the first cell has an inner table and the second a photo where I specify the width and let the system take care of the height. My difficulty is ...
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show image on slides

I have put four images on slide and I display them one by one using the pause command. I want to display row-wise, but they are getting displayed vertically one by one. Below is my code: ...
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How to put the labels of enumerated images at the middle left of the images? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Aligning enumerate labels to top of image? The current code produces the labels at the lower left corners of the enumerated images. \documentclass[a6paper]{article} ...
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Find optimal figure size to fit two images on one page

I often encounter a situation where I would like to fit two or three figures on one page. I define my figures as follows: \begin{figure}[htpb] \centering ...
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putting a box over an image in beamer presentation

In a Beamer presentation, I want to put a box over a graphic file. For example, in one slide, I want to put a graphic file: And, in the next slide, I want to put a box on the image: This style of ...
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PNG (with transparent background) and \pdfximage \pdfrefximage

I'm using pdflatex (MiKTeX 2.9 portable on Windows 7), and use the pair \pdfximage and \pdfrefximage to include graphics. Using a PNG with a transparent background yields, in my view, unexpected ...
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Copyright issue, replace bitmaps by empty frame

I have a thesis to submit tomorrow as .pdf. The University requires written permission from the copyright holder for every figure taken from book/journal--a thing I don't have, and I didn't know was ...
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Place image/figure beside text {Lyx}

Is it possible to place an image beside (right or left) my text in LyX ? something like that : (The screenshot is not mine)
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graphing problems in metapost

I have some data as follows (first and second columns) in the file mydata.d that I want to graph: 8 98826 year 2008 9 104925 year 2009 10 140153 year 2010 11 178414 year 2011 As we have ...
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Using subcaption with graphicx: How to solve the “Missing number treated as zero” problem?

I'm trying to use the subcaption package to build composite figures. When I try to include an image using \includegraphics{}. I get the error beneath. I know this is very similar to Subfloat with ...
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Including same PDF image many times: how to optimize?

I am include (with graphicx’s \includegraphics) the same small PDF vector graphics many many times in my LaTeX file, always at the same size. I then compile my document with pdflatex. While the size ...
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Inkscape → PDF → includegraphics → XeLaTeX → changed colors

I have an SVG file, which I have made/edited with Inkscape. I want to include this image in my thesis. The svg file is here: http://brussense.be/temp/theSVG.svg (because Inkscape uses a non-standard ...
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Caption for figure [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Change caption name of figures I have a figure. When I use \caption{Example}. I get Figure 1: Example. If I want Figure 1. Example, how must I do? Please help me. This ...
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After a series of nested \includegraphics, some PDF viewers fail to display the image

I'll admit this is a convoluted example, but I like drawing with TikZ and LaTeX and this particular issue has come up for me more than once. The minimal working example takes a few files, but in a ...
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moderncv - filesize of pdf too big

I managed to work out how to create a job application that is entirely written in the moderncv style. I use the moderncv class itself for my CV and the attachments (making each document a section with ...
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Can pdflatex (or any tex package) automatically rescale included images which have been reduced in size?

I'm writing my thesis in LaTeX, generating it with pdflatex. I have a large number of figures, many of which are bitmaps (as opposed to SVG) in PNG/JPEG format. I've generally created them to be ...
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Images in LaTeX – what's the solution?

I've faced so many problems using images in LaTeX. See for example, another question at http://stackoverflow.com/questions/382590/latex-using-eps-images-builds-slowly What tools do you use to make ...
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Displaying three graphics on one line

I am trying to display 3 graphics on one line (3 cycle graphs each with a caption underneath). How can I do this? Currently I have: \begin{figure}[h] \includegraphics[width =3cm]{c3.jpg} ...
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Add image and line break within a table

I want to create a rather mysterious table with both a line brake in a single row and an image. You understand that I cannot use a new row without \hline because I want to add an image at the same ...
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tables from excel to tex [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Comprehensive list of tools that simplify the generation of LaTeX tables I have some tables in excel. I use excel2latex to generate the LaTeX code to insert them into ...
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How to arrange / align / place pictures and text, to form a given headline?

I tried to solve this with tables, but the alignment didn't turn out good. And because I am very confused, if I should even use a table aproach or a minipage or a tabspace, I wondered, if someone ...
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Chapter reading order diagram

I need to create a diagram for a book, indicating the order in which chapters may be read. For example: (Taken from ...
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How to set figure - caption spacing individually in a floatrow environment?

In the preamble I use : \usepackage[labelformat=empty]{caption} \usepackage[heightadjust=all,floatrowsep=none,captionskip=3pt]{floatrow} With this package I'm able to put two figures horizontally ...
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Need alt text for images in pdf for screen readers

I need the generated PDF to have "alt" text associated with each image so that a screen reader can read the alt text to the visually impaired user. I understand that essentially just including the ...
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Rotating figures to point to the outside edge

I am writing my thesis in LaTeX book style. I have a large figure that I want to rotate to make it viewable sideways. I can do this with the includegraphics option angle=90. My question: Is there a ...
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Using \includegraphics before my new line of text, but on pdf image is after the text [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to influence the position of float environments like figure and table in LaTeX? sometimes im in trouble with my images. Because if there is no space on one page, the ...
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Kile won't recognize .ps images [duplicate]

I'm using Kile on Ubuntu 12.04, and I produce figures using gnuplot. Whenever I have a .ps figure in my .tex document: \begin{figure}[H!] \begin{center} \includegraphics[scale=0.3]{image.ps} ...
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Is it possible to make an image gallery with tikz images?

I create many images with TikZ and I would like to make an image gallery. It should look like this: The gallery should put the image in front of a (gray) background resize the image to a maximum ...
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How can I add more than one logo to my beamer presentation?

My institute requires to put three logos to all presentations. How can I add more than one logo to my beamer presentation?
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How to use latex to include EPS images with spaces in theirs names and paths?

I have EPS image files (with spaces in their names) in a directory ../../Images space bla bla bla/. The following MWE simulates the real scenario in a simplified way. \documentclass{article} ...
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Using a picture as the page border for an entire document

I've got a LaTeX document, and I've been given a PNG file consisting of a page border with a big transparent section in the middle. Is it possible to use LaTeX to add that image to every page, with ...
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Insert a figure on odd pages

I would like to insert a logo on each odd pages of my document (but the first) I know how to do it for each page but cannot figure out how to only do it on odd pages. So I have \makeatletter ...
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How to shift position of only one of the (imported) pictures that are side-by-side?

I am trying to include two following pictures side-by-side into beamer: but usually the second is placed lower than the first one. It depends on their sizes: if I want them to be of a similarly ...
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Create a document looping through images

I have about a hundred images named 001.png to 123.png. I want to create a document which includes each image in center of a page. i.e. a 123 page document with each image on a single page. I know ...
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Coloring a black and white PDF graphic

I have a graphic in PDF format (originally converted from an SVG) that is monochromatic (black on white). Is it possible using TikZ or PSTricks but not (Illustrator or Inkscape) to include this image ...
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What is the easiest way to quickly generate an image from TeX source?

Often one wants to quickly generate an image from a small piece of TeX. (E.g. for inclusion in a question here.) What's the quickest way of doing it?
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Scaling figures / graphics inside table [closed]

I have the following code: \begin{table}[ht] \begin{tabular}{c c c} Name & Number of crossings & Arf invariant \\ \includegraphics[scale=0.5]{../images/unknot.jpg} & 0 & 0 \\ ...
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Convert eps images to b/w

In Windows XP, I would like to convert a coloured .eps to black and white. If, instead of converting the .eps, I could do it for the resulting .dvi document which contains the .eps I would still be ...
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How to put figures inside text?

I want to put figures (controller button icons) beside text, for a game manual, like this image: source: http://www.zeldacapital.com/manual/ootmanual.pdf page 17
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4 images on a frame appearing each a a time - fine tuning beamer

I have a figure which consists of 4 plots, Full figure here, and I want to have them appearing one by-one in the presentation (from left to right, top to bottom). I managed to do this by including ...
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graphics - dynamic image placement

This is a follow up to my post here: Graphics - Images off the page in multicolumn environment Using C#, XML, SQL, and LaTeX, I've managed to create a system which retrieves database information and ...
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Syntax error; pgfuseimage [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Include figure (from macro) with underscore in filename I am trying to make first presentation in LaTeX using Beamer environment. In order to include some graphics, I ...
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Adding condition to \DTLplot (dataplot package)

I'm working with the package datatool for a while now, and I'd like to make graphs of my created databases. But I do not want to plot all rows in my database so I'd like to use the condition. This is ...
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width=\textwidth resulting in overfull hbox? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why isn't \textwidth the width of the text? After some gruelling work, I reduced my problem to this MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{rotating} ...
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How to put tikzpicture aligned with the footerline?

I would like to put a tikzpicture near the footer line. The tikzpicture is used to show the page number on top of an image. The problem i am having is the tikzpicture is centered on the footer. ...
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Arrow with two colors with TikZ

I want to create with TikZ a yellow arrow with black margin (border, edge). I thought I could do this by using two arrows which lie on the top of each other, e.g. with: \documentclass[12pt,twoside, ...