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Driver-dependent invocations of the graphix package?

The LaTeX General Guidelines show a conditional invocation of the graphicx package. I wanted to test this out. I did the following: Created a main.tex in which I LEFT OUT the big, complicated, ...
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Centering an image and a two-column layout.

Here's what I'd like to do. Place a centered image, and then have two columns of text centered below it. I did the following: \begin{center} \includegraphics{image} \begin{multicols}{2} lots of text ...
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Image manipulation: What are the options?

What manipulations on imported images can be done from inside LaTeX? Using the graphicx package, I can Change image width and height Rotate image by a given angle Crop image Select specific page in ...
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How to make your eps image from \includegraphics be inside some border and have some description in it?

So we do \includegraphics[scale=0.75]{myfig.eps} to get image on the page. But how to wrap it into border and make itassignable with some automated image number like image N label like image about... ...
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Successive display of animations in a beamer/tikz environment

i made a simple animated graphic in a tikz/beamer environment. the problem is that when i click on one of the slides, all animations begin to move. what i am looking for is that on slide 2 S begins to ...
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How to automatically draw a graph in LaTeX

clarification: when I say "graph", I mean the computer science term. I want to draw a full binary tree of h height. It means that there's one root with two sons, each son has two sons and so forth. ...
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A good graphics program? [closed]

Anyone can give me an advice on finding a good program that would allow me to make free-body diagrams, such as a pendulum, a block descending down an inclined plane, a spring attached to a block and ...
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How to obtain clear printed graphics with PCTeX v6

I'm a beginner in LaTeX and I use PCTeX v6. Graphics inserted in my document are too fuzzy when I convert *.tex to *.avi or *. pdf formats. They are produced by "Pacestar UML Diagrammer v6" and ...
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Graphic Jumps Up in Beamer

Consider the following code: \begin{frame}{title} \hfill\includegraphics[width=7cm]{1.pdf}\hfill\hfill \vspace{2cm} \hfill\includegraphics[width=7cm]{2.pdf}\hfill\hfill \end{frame} ...
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CMYK poster example: fitting pdf page size to (bitmap) image size?

(This could be a question going a bit out from pure LaTeX zone - if so, feel free to migrate) Let's assume I'd want to make an poster, for now A4 in size. Let's say I've made this poster in inkscape, ...
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Image Cover with LaTeX (on WinEdt)

Any thoughts on how to put a full image (covering whole page) as a cover for a book I am writing on WinEdt (LaTeX)?
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Blurry images in document [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to obtain clear printed graphics with PCTeX v6 I am a beginner with LaTeX. I created this first document this evening. My problem: I have inserted images in the ...
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XeTeX and graphicx: characters missing in .eps

I'm trying to include an .eps in a XeTeX file I am working on. The eps file contains an image and some painstakingly-spaced text labels. For some reason, however, some of the characters in the text do ...
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Vertically center text and image in one line

I need to place an icon and text behind each other on one line. The icon is higher than a single text line, and would like to have the icon and text center aligned. How do I do that?
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Including eps files written on Xara

I'm trying to submit a preprint to arXiv, and the compiler there fails to convert it to PDF (although WinEdt at home has no complaints). Moreover, the log file didn't provide me with meaningful ...
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Embedding MetaPost in LaTeX document

I have problem using the emp package in TeXlive 2010. When I try to use it with empcmds it prints contents to output. If I use emp it parser fails after first character. Also - how should I import ...
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Figure reference management

I'm writing an academic report and it is required that I include my figure/picture references (almost exclusively URLs). Already tried to use BibLatex to make sub-bibliographies but that proved to be ...
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Insert graphic at precise place on a page

I would like to put a small graphic in the bottom right corner of a the title page of an article. Is there a way to specify a precise location for a graphic on a page (that has text on it)? I've ...
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Get remaining height on page (and scale image to it) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to define a figure size so that is consume the rest of a page? Hi all, I've seen How to compute the remaining space on the current page - but that doesn't really ...
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Text positiong in cell (tabular)

I'm using the beamer class and this code: \begin{tabular}{|c|l|}\hline \includegraphics[scale=0.4]{2_1} & hey ho \\ \hline s & ho hey \\ \hline \end{tabular} and I get this output: ...
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How to plot "$f(x,y) = x^2 + y^2$ on $(0,0) \times (1,1)$?

Hello Friends Thanks for your time. Please help in plotting $f(x,y) = x^2 + y^2$ on a unit square with TikZ. Thanks.
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How to center large figures in LaTeX and how to fix short justified lines?

I have 2 questions: I am trying to center a figure in LaTeX, but above a certain size it just starts at the left margin and goes beyond the right. How can I make it actually center, so the amount it ...
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Draw red X over an external image using PGF/Tikz

I want to draw a thick red X over an image from a PNG file, as a part of a Tikz picture. How can this be done? The documentation regarding external images in PGF is a bit vague.
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Reusing an image without duplicating it

PGF has a nice feature, declaring an image and re-using it again and again. With a PDF backend, it reduces the size of the output, as the image is embedded in the file only once. However, the PGF ...
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Include image in a table [duplicate]

Duplicate of: How to Label and Caption a Tikzpicture inside a tabular environment I am trying to include an image inside a table cell. But I am declaring the image using the figure ...
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Vertical alignment of inline images

Images appearing inline aren't always ideally placed relative to the baseline and risers of the text itself, so I frequently find myself doing manual adjustment, by eye, using \raisebox{}{} with a ...
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How to include multiple images inside a TikZ loop

I have a case, where my files are named images_001.png .... images_011.png. I tried to put them like this: \def\filelists{1/{"t0_01"},2/{"038"}, 3/{"050"},4/{"060"}} \foreach \i\element in ...
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Hints wanted on scanning pictures from books

I am writing a book proposal in LaTeX. It will have a lot of graphics, most of which I will create, and I know how to deal with those. But I have gotten permission to reproduce some pictures from ...
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Scale an image where both width & height are off limits

When using images bigger than the text-area, I want to scale them but considering at the same time width and height. The problem happens to appear when both width and height are off limits. Here, I ...
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How to write raw text verbatim in LyX?

I want to write PlantUML diagrams from within LyX, and I want to put the result right into the document itself. To do so, I attempted to create a comment environment, in which I put the diagram ...
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Why are my images blurry in pdflatex? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My pixel perfect picture gets blurry when compiled in LaTex I am currently creating a presentation using beamer. For this I am taking screenshots, and then I use Gimp to ...
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Specifying an absolute Windows path for \includegraphics

I know that includegraphics can be used in Latex to include images into the document, but how can I specify a path for that file? \includegraphics[]{picture-name} Instead of asdd.jpg I want to ...
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Howto generate png images of characters using LaTeX

I need to generate PNG images of Latin characters and AMS symbols with transparent background. Each image should be exactly in dimensions of its box. I know It's possible with LaTeX because I see ...
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Can one replace bullet points with graphics?

Is it possible to replace bullet points in an itemize environment with graphics? I can find answers about replacing bullet points with other symbols, but in all the examples I can find, these symbols ...
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includegraphics - Problem with compiling

I am actually writing a latex file in which I would like to insert pictures. I have the following preambule: \documentclass[a4paper, french]{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Local central figures repository [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Automatically Locate Included Figures and Graphics This question is related to the workflow with LaTeX, more then it actually related to LateX... However, I would be ...
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Change the shape of a vertex using qtree

Using the QTree package, is it possible to add a shape to a node? For example, a square or a circle?
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Varying images at varying positions in Book and Memoir class chapter styles

I'm working on a chapter style: link (pdf) I want to use a different image at different positions in each chapter, sometimes even hanging into the title line (after the text), but the title line ...
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Text (preferably centered with the first line in bold) to the side of included graphics in LaTeX

I have a document with a main heading followed by a picture with some contact information to the right of it. After that the other subheadings continue. I want to do the same in LaTeX. Which I am ...
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Insert image in latex [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Force figure placement in text Hi! I'm trying to insert an image in latex with some text around: Here is our image: \begin{figure}[h!] \centering ...
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Are there any Windows-based Graphical editors for \pgfdeclareshape

On TeXample, Martin Scharrer contributed an excellent d-flipflop example that simplifies circuit drawing to a two step-process of Place the part: % Place FFs \foreach \m in {0,...,\N} ...
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Importing graph files into LaTeX

I have a few graphs for a lab report I am writing and was wondering how you would go about import these files into LaTeX. They are PostScript files so LaTeX accepts them.
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Figure in the Chapter

How can I put an image together with the chapter style in scrbook class (chaptername, chapternumber capitalized - left aligned -, and a figure above them, centered, like the scheme below)? ...
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In a beamer slide highlight a region of an image with a rectangle overlay

I have a slide with a figure in it. I want to draw a rounded corner rectangle overtop part of a figure to highlight that section. Bonus points if you can draw two rounded rectangles as overlays ...
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Clipping a figure to content

Is it possible to clip a figure inserted with \includegraphics to contents? That is, remove all surrounding whitespace.
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Best figure format practice to use?

What is the best file format to use when typesetting in LaTeX? I really prefer eps for all my Matlab work, and now I found here on site ( Which figure type to use: pdf or eps? ) that people recommend ...
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How to include picture in original size into document page on center?

I have a picture that I'd like to include in the center of the page. I don't want the picture to scale. So I tried this (among a lot of other variations): \begin{figure}[htb] \centering ...
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How to use images in a table?

I want to use a table where the first column contains images and the second column contains text. Ideally the first column should have the width of the image and the rest of the pagewidth should be ...
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Automate width determination for included graphics

For including graphics such as Matlab plots, I use \includegraphics from the graphicx package. Every time, I have to decide on some width and pass e.g. [width=180mm] to the inclusion command. This ...
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On-Screen resolution deteriorates in pdflatex if figures are included

When I put a figure into my document (doesn't have to be bitmap, PS does the trick as well, I think the distinction is color vs no color), the on-screen resolution of the text changes at the default ...