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Multiple graphics.cfg?

I'm using tex-live on a Ubuntu machine. I got a customized graphics.cfg file (configuration file for the graphix package) that I'd like to use as default on my system. I've tried to locate the ...
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Where to save graphics.cfg file

following the instructions at http://kile.sourceforge.net/Documentation/html/build_epsgraphics.html I could manage to get pdflatex to convert eps files into pdf on the fly. As a test I've saved the ...
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Full page image as title page

Background Wrote a technical manual in LyX. The technical manual currently has two parts: Cover image (PDF) Manual text (PDF) Problem When merging the two PDF files (with GhostScript or other ...
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How to insert an image that also acts as a link

Can an image be included in TeX so that the resulting PDF is clickable leading to a reference?
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drawing a curve in latex with my own data

I would like to draw a curve in latex LaTeX with my own datahow . How please I can do that.? this This is my table that contains the data.... EDIT this is 2 new files %test.dat Num Min Moy Max ...
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How to avoid bad quality image [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Included PNG appears blurry in PDF I have a PNG image with a pretty good quality, but when I import this in beamer it has lost its quality, even if I maintain the 1.0 as ...
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How to obtain a high quality image from a web browser source [closed]

How to create high quality images from a Javascript/Dojo image presented in a browser which can be used by LaTeX?
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Figures in llncs class

I would like to display the figure in my LaTeX file. I use the class \documentclass{llncs} and downloaded psfig.sty and add to /miktex 2.9/tex/latex/base and then from Setting -> Refresh FNDB. I ...
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How do I make pdfLaTeX accept a graphics file with a period in its name? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: \includegraphics: Dots in filename Many of my graphics files have periods in their names. This causes a problem with pdflatex. For example, if I want to include the ...
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Clipart images for LaTeX?

Is there any public bank of clipart images in Tikz / PSTrics, much like those found in tools like Visio?
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Two images are not on the same level

I am using the following code to put two figures next to each other (I am not providing a minimal example right away, because maybe the problem is obvious from the code. However, I will, if someone ...
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Step-pyramid in LaTeX

How can I generate a step-pyramid in LaTeX? I'm guessing I would use a graph module to centre chart bars... I want to be able to select the length of each "row" of the pyramid, and show that number ...
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Inserting an image using an http URL [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I use an image located on the web in a LaTeX document? I am trying to re-use the same pandoc/markdown source file to generate both HTML and LaTeX source and PDF. Is ...
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Problem with margins in documentclass article and package graphicx

I noticed that using the documentclass article and the package graphicx changes the displayed margins. Is that problem known and is it possible to avoid it?
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Can I put a logo in the header using memoir?

Part of our corporate standard is to place a small logo graphic at the top right of each page. It looks like fancyhdr handles this quite easily, but I'm using the memoir class, and it doesn't seem to ...
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Placing graphics inside figure captions

Similar to putting a tikzpicture inside a \caption{}, I would like to insert an external icon inside figure captions, something like: \begin{figure} \caption{text with \includegraphics{icon} ...
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Latex not showing pictures [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why does the image not appear? i am trying to solve my situation with pics here, I am using MUNI template fithesis2, and I have a problem, that including eps picture ...
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Include graphics in LaTeX

I am newbie to LaTeX and I have a simple problem including graphics to the text. When I run \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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Centering all images [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I automatically center image? How can I align center all picture : \begin{figure}‎ ‎‎\centering‎ % I want do not use this line for every images ...
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Placement of graphics in a triangular orientation

How is it possible to import figures into a somewhat triangular orientation? By triangular orientation I mean having one figure and then a further two figures underneath where all figures have a ...
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Draw rounded cube

How can I draw a rounded cube using Asymptote, Metapost or anything that produces high quality graphics? A rounded cube is for example the boundary of the minkovski sum C+S where C=[-1,1]^3 and S is ...
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Normalized coordinates for image overlays in TikZ [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Simplest way to overlay a text + rectangle label an image? Drawing on an image with TikZ I read the following in the TikZ manual: There are different ways of ...
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Simplest way to overlay a text + rectangle label an image?

For my figures thus far I've been using LaTeX's straightforward figure code, i.e.: \begin{figure} \centering \includegraphics[width=6.5in]{figure.png} \caption[Stuff here]{(A) More stuff ...
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Latex : spacing of Figures inserted as Tables

I have inserted 2 figures into my Latex document as a table, using a mini page, so that they are next to each other. When i turn it into a PDF document, the figures overlap. I would like to be able to ...
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Tikz overlays on subfigures in memoir

Say I have the following code in a document typeset with memoir: \begin{figure} \centering \subbottom[]{ \label{sub1} \includegraphics[width=0.4\linewidth]{test.png}}% \subbottom[]{ \label{sub2} ...
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including a figure interferes with text font [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why are some pages in my PDF coming out bold? I'm having a bit weird of an issue with including graphics into my LaTeX documents. When including a pdf graphics into a ...
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Demo option for graphicx in memoir?

How can I activate the demo option for the graphicx package when using memoir? Is there an equivalent option in memoir? When I try: \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} I get: ! LaTeX Error: Option clash ...
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Need help including images using pdflatex [closed]

I have a picture of a chart I want to include in my beamer presentation I have included the following in my preamble \usepackage{graphicx} \graphicspath{C:/Latexpics/} I am using MikTeX, when I ...
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How to push image at the bottom of the present slide? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Beamerposter… Columns not all aligned at top I have made two columns in a beamer presentation slide and both of them contain image. \begin{frame} ...
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Generate trees based on number of nodes and children allowed [closed]

I am doing an experiment, and would like to generate images of Binary Trees and Exponential Trees using LaTeX. The difference between these two structures is the number of children allowed per node ...
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Beamer: problem of repetition of the logo on each page

I have a problem inserting an picture at the beginning. Once I compiled, I have the picture on each page but I want to have the picture just on the first page. Here is my code: ...
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Sanitizing pdf output for inclusion in LaTeX

I wish to include a pdf graphic generated by a third-party scientific code in a LaTeX file. The problem: the pdf graphic has a bounding box issue. When the pdf graphic is opened---along with the ...
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Cropping/Trimming an image with includegraphics by specifying percentages

Say I have an image my_image.png that I am loading in my LaTeX document using: \begin{figure} \includegraphics[width=0.5cm]{my_image.png}} \end{figure} Is there a way of telling LaTeX to only ...
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How to put text in an existing figure/image (maybe with tikz?) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Drawing on an image with TikZ How to superimpose LaTeX on a picture? I was wondering if it's possible to have an existing image (possibly in a figure environment) and ...
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Tikz: Smooth spline enlargment [closed]

Give that my previous idea may be too difficult TikZ Region bounded by points is it possible to draw a smooth(but "programmable") spline that intersects(or almost intersects) a group of ordered ...
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Table of Figures

Is there a nice way to include multiple figures in the format of a table? I want it to look something like the following mock-up (pardon my terrible MS Paint skills), and am willing to include any ...
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PDF file containing 3D object is not included correctly with \includegraphics

I have a PDF file, containing a 3D object in PRC format. I try to include this into a LaTeX document to be compiled with pdflatex, with the simple source below: \documentclass{minimal} ...
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Exclude everything from pdf document except images

is there any way to ONLY print out a pdf with all the image with the correct sizes as they appear in the single chapters/sections etc...? The reason is I want to only print out some pages (not the ...
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Turning off and on images in figures

Is it possible to prevent the contents of a figure from being rendered? I have a large book document, and to speed up compiling while working on a draft, I would like to have some way of ignoring the ...
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Image has invalid character? Trouble with graphicx

I'm sort of stumped on this one. I'm trying to include some graphics that I created with Stata in a document. I'm using pdfLaTeX and graphicx. When I try to compile, I get the error message: ...
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Insert a TikZ picture from an external file

I tried to search a bit, but i guess my poor English prevented me from finding the answer. I made a few tikz pictures that i want to use in my report. I made the tikz pictures in separate tex files ...
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Long Execution Time with pdfLaTeX on Mac OS X [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Fast PNG embedding using pdflatex I'm using pdfLaTeX on Mac OS X v10.7.3, and I've added about 25 PNG images to a LaTeX document that is roughly 35 pages long. The ...
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Exporting true pdf without dpi

I've used Inkscape for certain drawings, with the aim of including them into the text for printing. The whole text is compiled with LaTex. I chose the option "save as", and then select pdf option ...
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Horizontal and vertical alignment of a picture in a table

I want to align a picture in a cell of a table. Following works as I want for the text in the top left cell and the picture is already vertically aligned, but not horizontally: ...
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How can I tell ConTeXt to automatically rotate images to fit their dimensions most accurately?

I have high resolution images that would be much more effectively executed in landscape format. Is there a way to tell ConTeXt to automatically place images in landscape format to suit their ...
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Fat text on pages with pictures [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why are some pages in my PDF coming out bold? \includegraphics PDF, color problem first of all: I am not a english nativ speaker. ^^ I use the packages graphicx and ...
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Unwanted space between logo and title in titlepage

I have a problem that I can't resolve. I already did a title page using LaTeX but it contains many spaces between the logo of my school and the name of the school. This is my code please if any person ...
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Problem with using scale while using \includegraphics [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: \usepackage[turkish]{babel} and \includegraphics inconcistency I previously imported many figures to TEX files and simply use the corresponding parameters without any ...
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How to center two custom defined layout elements on a row?

So I am limited via some style doc on how image elements with captions look like: some code like in here does what they do: \renewcommand{\@makecaption}[2]{% \abovecaptionskip=-5pt ...
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draw a rectangle with a solid dot in each corner

I want to draw a rectangle with a solid dot in each corner. How can I do this?