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How to write some texts in this picture?

I have a file \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \usepackage{esvect} \pagestyle{empty} \begin{document} \psset{xunit=1.0cm,yunit=1.0cm,algebraic=true,dotstyle=o,dotsize=3pt ...
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Problem with AUCTeX, graphicx, pdfTeX and \pdfoutput not equaling 1

I've been using Emacs + AUCTeX for several years now, and all of a sudden I started getting the follow error on all documents that have compiled fine before: ERROR: Package pdftex.def Error: PDF mode ...
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XeTeX and GraphicX

When processing with XeLaTeX, some .pdf (I really don't know the difference between them) files give the following error: ! LaTeX Error: Cannot determine size of graphic in xxxx.pdf (no BoundingBox). ...
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tabular vertical alignment to top?

I'm trying to create a simple tabular with two cells of text and two images below them like so: \begin{tabular}[h]{ c | c} \emph{Normal} & \emph{Cone} \\ ...
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How to make graph originally generated by stata look good? [closed]

I use stata to get an eps graph, then use pdfLaTeX to get a pdf file. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphics} \begin{document} \centering \includegraphics{test} \end{document} When I ...
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how to handle corrupted graphics file

I am generating a latex file with many \includegraphics commands from a program. The image files change from run to run. The latex file might, for example, look like the one in this question. ...
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hbox out of margin, beamer

I wanna put a round image in a presentation il LaTeX out from the margin. I would like to show it just as a 1/4 of the image in the left bottom corner. I tried: \begin{frame} \tableofcontents ...
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beamer: How to align images in separate columns?

Here is a snippet of a beamer frame which is divided in three top-aligned columns. Each column contains: some top text an image some bottom text The problem is: because "some top text" in ...
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Overlaying tables

I have two tables as follows: Table 1: Row/Column | C1 | C2 | C3 ROW 1 | v | v | v ROW 2 | v | v | v ROW 3 | v | v | v ROW 4 | v | v | v ROW 5 | v | v | v ... ROW ...
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Positioning of image within an equation

I have the following problem: I would like to have images of Feynman diagrams as part of equations. Using \newcommand{\imineq}[2]{ \includegraphics[height=#2ex]{#1}} I had success in as far as ...
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Change default width of images in graphicx package

Is it possible to change the default width of an image included via \includegraphics (from the graphicx package) to a custom value, for example \linewidth. So I want something like this: ...
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Typesetting a dictionary containing pictures

I am seeking advice (any ideas) how to typeset a bilingual dictionary that will contain many pictures. The picture below shows the dictionary. Problems: The lines in columns differ. The spaces ...
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centering figure, containing a \subfigure with customized \includegraphics

My Problem: I would like to have all images in my Latex document beeing well sized in height and width. Precisly I want, that protrait and landscape images get a predefined size in the document. I got ...
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Included pdf (wallpaper, or includegraphics) has different colors [duplicate]

Edit: Duplicate-clickers, please read on - I believe this case is different, for the following reasons: a) As I said in original post, I am not printing with Acrobat, but using Skim and Mac OSX ...
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Zooming images out to specific locations in beamer

I want to: Show an image full width On click, make a small sized image placed at a particular location starting from top left and show another image full width Repeat the process till all four ...
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PDFs included by XeLaTeX are rotated

When I include an image in pdf format, the image in the file is normal when compiling with pdfLaTeX, but it is rotated counterclockwise 90 degree when using XeLaTeX. The questions are: Why? How to ...
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what would be the best way to include .tif image to pdflatex document? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Which graphics formats can be included in documents processed by latex or pdflatex? I'm trying to include .tif image to a pdflatex document, but it says it is unknown ...
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Keyval Error with \includegraphics: options undefined

I'm trying to make a class file to help me draft bylaws for clubs, but I'm running into a problem with \includegraphics. I want to be able to define a club logo using a \logo command (see class ...
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Do images have to be saved in a specific location before inserting them into LaTeX?

I've been trying to insert an image into LaTeX using the [graphicx] package using TeXworks with very little success. The .PNG image I want to insert is currently just saved in my Windows Pictures ...
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Drawing on an external image with Asymptote [closed]

When embedding Asymptote code in LaTeX with the asy environment, is there a method to include an external image and add some labels, boxes, or arrows on the image, just like what the Tikz can do ...
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Resolution (dpi) checks for included bitmaps

When I include bitmap images in my PDF files (created with pdflatex and the graphicx package), I always check manually that the resolution will be suitable (I shoot for something between 200 and 300 ...
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Inserting a picture in an equation [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I insert an image into an equation? Is there any method to insert a picture in an equation? I am trying to write an equation where one of the elements of the ...
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Best option to create vector graphics with LaTeX labels

I would like to create some vector graphics for my LaTeX documents. The graphics would often contain mathematical expressions that would should be typeset using LaTeX. As far as I know, my best ...
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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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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 ...