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What are graphics being displayed at the end of the section? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Keeping tables/figures close to where they are mentioned I am including graphics into my latex documents as below: \begin{figure}[abc] \begin{center} ...
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How to use preview and animate packages together?

I'm used to prepare tikz graphics with preview or standalone packages to crop them. Now I've started to experiment with animations and wanted to do the same. My first test was with Alexander Grahn's ...
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How to superimpose LaTeX on a picture?

I know how to add a picture to my LaTeX file, e.g. \includegraphics[width=7cm]{curve.pdf}. What I'd now like to do is place some latex symbols onto the picture. Like a \gamma to name a curve. I do not ...
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How to include PDF as graphics and as attachment without using extra file space [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Attach displayed image to the PDF without storing it twice Is it at all possible to include a PDF as a graphic in the document and also as an internal attachment to the ...
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Is it OK to scale image by changing its resolution?

Assume I have an image fruit240.jpg of 800 pixels by 600 pixels at resolution of 240 dpi. Normally I can scale it by half using the following way. \documentclass{article} ...
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Align text and image on the same line?

According to the two-column example document below, how can you put text and image on the same line? I'm interested in how to insert text at Some text here and more text here with the image right ...
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Allow centered graphic to overflow in margin [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Balancing figure that is wider than document's width I'm including a graphic with: \centering\includegraphics[width=xin]{some_name} This works fine as long as the ...
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Convert from PDF to EPS while keeping/outlining fonts

Situation: I have a PDF file which was generated by using a combination of tikz/pgf and Inkscape. It has all the correctly embedded fonts. It can be downloaded here. For example, using pdffonts ...
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Possible to Embed Base64 Encoded Images in TeX Documents? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Embedding images with an encoding algorithm Most of the examples I've seen explain how to insert images by using graphicx and external images. But I'd like to know if ...
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Inserting a .EMF file into a LaTeX document.

I had a question about a file extension I was dealing with after creating a graphics file using the computing software Maxima. When I created the plot I wanted, I saved the file and it saved as a .EMF ...
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Aligning images in the marginal notes based on a specific paragraph height rule

Friends, I have to put some images in the marginal notes of a text. Unfortunately, I have some issues with the image alignment. Consider this minimum example: \documentclass[oneside]{book} ...
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How to use mplib directly from lua?

I am trying to plot some graphics calling mplib from lualatex. The 'standard' way is the use of luamplib package and mplibcode environment. I was wandering, is there a way to call mplib from lua ...
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Producing quality figure and graphics - which Edward Tufte book is the most influential/interesting for TeX users?

I know this might be far fetched as a topic on this site, but I don't see where else it would belong (statistics SE? meh, I think we are more oriented toward producing clean and readable stuff than ...
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I do not know the key '/tikz/insert path'

Trying to compile this example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[remember picture,overlay] % A path that follows the edges of the current page ...
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Inserting not centered image in Latex

I do not have any problem inserting images on LaTex, but As I have a big image when inserting It with: \includegraphics[height=0.8\textheight]{image.png}\\ It appears centered, as it is a little ...
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can't \includegraphics eps files anymore with xelatex (used to work fine)

I've just noticed that (most likely caused by upgrading to opensuse 11.3 with TexLive 2009) whenever I try to \includegraphics{filename.eps} an eps file, I get the error: Unable to load picture or ...
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Small (1cm) colored bar from top to bottom on left side of document title page?

How can I add a small (1cm) colored bar from top to bottom on the left side of my document title page?
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LaTeX/Math jokes [closed]

Lighten up a bit guys. How about the following \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} If~~$\displaystyle\lim_{x\rightarrow8}\frac{1}{x{-}8}=\infty$ ...
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How can I fix image positioning? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Keeping tables/figures close to where they are mentioned \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{pdfpages} \usepackage[hidelinks,unicode]{hyperref} %- to zeby byly polskie ...
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Why does viewport produce a strange result

I use pdflatex to compile the following input file: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \fbox{\includegraphics[viewport=10 10 20 20]{bald.png}} \end{document} The image ...
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How to suppress units such that they can be passed to viewport key?

How to suppress units in length macros such that they can be passed to viewport. See the following Minimal Not Working Example, \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \newsavebox\IBox ...
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A problem in placing caption exactly below the graph

I draw a graph in Latex but I'm having a problem in placing the caption of the graph since I want it be exactly below my graph at the left side of the page but it's always in the center regardless to ...
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Problem converting images for beamer presentation

I've got many troubles with raster images and beamer class: convert *.png to eps, cslatex => dvips => ps2pdf, images look like compressed by jpg algorithm :/ convert *.png -> eps -> pdf (epstopdf) ...
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Fix position of picture over different slides

I have a few very simple beamer slides, which are built up this way: A short introducory text A picture, which is almost the same in all slides Unfortunately, the introducory text is ...
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Force sideways graphic to fit page

I'm using this preamble: \documentclass[pdftex,10pt,b5paper,twoside]{report} \usepackage[lmargin=25mm,rmargin=25mm,tmargin=27mm,bmargin=30mm]{geometry} \usepackage[comma]{natbib} ...
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Automatically Locate Included Images

Do you think it's possible to include images into LaTeX without specifying the exact path to them. So instead of: \includegraphics{path/to/image/myfig.pdf} It would be: \includegraphics{myfig.pdf} ...
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A scheme in LaTeX

I have 5 statements and some of them are equivalent, for some of them implications hold only in one direction. I would like to draw the scheme of these relations in LaTeX. Fortunately, two pairs of ...
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Adding custom image in title slide

I use beamer with the warsaw style to create presentation. I would like to insert an image in the title slide as part of customization. An image that fills the whole breadth of the slide but limits to ...
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How to make a graphic fill the rest of a given space?

Sometimes I use a figure numbering style in which each number is placed to the left of a figure. When using this formatting, I try to make sure that the space occupied by a given number and figure is ...
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Suppress the processing of all images

I am trying to make a draft by forcing LaTeX to ignore all images. How do I tell LaTeX to suppress all the image filenames (in the \includegraphics command) and just insert an empty box? The problem ...
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LyX — copy images into build directory for LaTeX include tags

The default beamer-ornate template includes an option to put an institution logo at the bottom of every slide, \pgfdeclareimage[height=0.5cm]{institution-logo}{logofile.png} ...
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Two images aligned to the center of the page

I need to add two logos on the first slide. The problem is that these logos have very different dimensions. So I have decided to align to the centre of the page. The slide should look like this: | ...
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How can I draw an aircraft diagram using Latex/tikz ? [closed]

I want to draw an aircraft diagram with three axes (longitudinal, lateral and normal) using latex/tikz. I also need three views (top, side, and front) of it.
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Embedding images with an encoding algorithm

Friends, sometimes I had to create a self-contained PHP script. That means the PHP script could have any files within it due to some encoding/decoding algorithm, like Base64. For example, this code is ...
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How to insert code and graphic in textbox

I want to put a graphic and a little linux bash code in a textbox, like the picture blow... with the follow in problem: all in a textbox with yellow backgroud left part is a graphic (a finger)... ...
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A3 pages within A4 doc

I'm writing my thesis and I'd like to insert A3 pages within my A4 document. Is it possible to place figures with captions (as normal) on those A3? I'm able to include full PDF pages which are A3 by ...
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Generating graphics for LaTeX with PyX

I have a script from others that uses PyX - Python graphics package to generate graphics for LaTex. Quoted from http://pyx.sourceforge.net/ PyX is a Python package for the creation of ...
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Move a figure a bit right

I'm trying to place include a pdf figure in a beamer presentation. I'm using \begin{frame}{foo} \includegraphics[scale=0.6]{bar} \end{frame} the figure is always placed a bit too much to the ...
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stripe pattern tikz manual chapter 78

Interleaving two colors in a stripes pattern Aim: coloring a shape (rectangle, circle, etc.) in two interleaving colors with the aid of patterns. One solution would be the definition of four ...
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Make Caption of Image longer than Image in Subfloat

I have little icons (48x48) and I want to display them using subfloat. To prevent that images from being pixelated I set the width to 1cm. But now the caption has also a length of 1cm and looks ...
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How do you deal with fixed resolution screenshots? (e.g. GUI screenshots)

In my LaTeX document I need to show some screenshots of a GUI, which has a fixed resolution (for example, 1200x600) and I cannot change it (not without much hassle). The text in such figures always ...
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Why do pdflatex and latex LNCS outputs look different?

I've found that using embedded postscript (eps) with the pdflatex command, as opposed to the latex command, may require more effort; and potentially insecure write18 permissions with cygwin. No ...
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Side by side images problem

I am having some problems using sub-floats. I am trying to put two images side by side in the same row to avoid wasting space, for which I used sub-floats. However, they touch each other that it is ...
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Sideways figure and caption to fit textwidth and no page break

I'm struggling with placing some plots in latex. I'm trying to include the plots (sideways, but not the heading) in an appendix, so the first plot needs to be placed at the same page as the appendix ...
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How to set title for a single page inside document

I would like to ask for an advise about how to set title of the single page inside the document (not the title page, but regular page in document). I'd like to have picture on whole page with caption ...
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How do I include a path to my image in graphicx?

I want to specify path-to-image\image.png but for obvious reasons that will not work because \... is interpreted as a command. How do I include a path to my image? (I'm on Windows 7). ...
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How to use the color package with dvips option together with the graphicx package?

I have a problem with the bounding box of my graphics. Example 1 below, where I only include a PNG image works fine. Example 2 below, where I also have \usepackage[dvips]{color} in order to include ...
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Is an adjustable font in figures possible?

When I resize my pdf figures and graphs I often find that the text in these figures become too small to read. Is there a way of ensuring that the font in figures match the body text?
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multipage pdf as separate image in LaTeX [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: pdflatex, \includegraphics, and multi-page PDF files Sometimes I create a multi-page pdf as output, e.g. graphs from R. Is there a possibility which allows me to select ...
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Latex: adding text inform of a graphic [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Displaying two XML listings side by side. I have two xml outputs from a program that I would like to include in a latex document. I would like them to appear ...