{graphics} is about inclusion of external graphic files in your document. For questions about vector graphics created programmatically inside a (La)TeX document, use {diagrams} instead, or preferably the tag for specific packages like {tikz-pgf}, {pstricks}, or {metapost}.

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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?
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Logotype without moving header on every page down

I am trying to insert a logo on the first page without moving the header on every page down. With the following code the logo get inserted but every header on every page is pushed down. The code ...
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Problems with pictures in multicol

I am writing a short article for a magazin and want to have a two-column text. Since the header is supposed to be centered, I decided to use the multicol-package. This is my header: ...
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Ligatures in figures and pdftex

In the following example, the 'ff' ligature in the figure labels (in 'differential') disappears when pdflatex is used, but the fault does not occur if latex-dvips-ps2pdf is used instead. Both lualatex ...
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Figures in enumerate environment [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Aligning enumerate labels to top of image? I want to place the images I have in an enumerate environment, however when I try to do it, if there is not a text (or ...
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Best way to create a photo directory?

I'm trying to use LaTeX to create a photo directory. On a given page, I want it to have a grid of photos (which are of varying aspect ratios) with the information for that person above/below the photo ...
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Add figure, which is a table, to the list of tables

I am converting my thesis from Word to LaTeX, and I saved several huge tables as images. For my thesis I have to compile a list of tables and figures. I am using \listoftables and \listoffigures. ...
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Writing a line from two sibling nodes in a TikZ tree

Recently I am struggling on TikZ and it is really difficult to find options and solutions considering it is such a huge and comprehensive library. What I actually would like to do is drawing, in a ...
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Dependency graph with TikZ

I would like to make a TikZ diagram to show the detailed dependency structure of the theorems in my thesis with nodes and subnodes. Ex: Theorem 4 (A) coding theorem (A1) ...
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Problems with tikz tree growth on secondary levels in trees

I have the following code: \begin{tikzpicture}[grow=right, sloped] \tikzstyle{level 1}=[level distance=1.3cm, sibling distance=1cm] \tikzstyle{level 2}=[level distance=1.2cm, sibling distance=1cm] ...
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Insert WMF file

I have a bunch of .wmf image files. Is there a way that I can insert those in a LaTeX document without having to convert them to .eps files? I am on Windows.
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LaTeX Error: Can not include graphics of type: pdf [closed]

Platform: TeXShop, version pi(?): 3.14159...1.40.9. on a Mac OSX, v.10.5.8. The error I'm getting in pdftex is Can not include graphics of type: pdf Oddly, my PDF graphic was originally included in ...
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Problem with image position on an empty page [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Table in LaTeX appearing in middle of next page I'm triying to make an image appear on top, but only works if I have some text, otherwise, the image appears at the ...
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Alternatives to Inkscape for EPS tagging for psfrag [closed]

So it seems the latest version of Inkscape is not very psfrag-friendly: If you insert text tags into your EPS then upon saving (even if you deselect "Convert text to paths") it still encodes the tags ...
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Specific image layout

I can combine graphics with the following: \begin{figure*}[ht] \begin{center}$ \begin{array}{ccc} \includegraphics{Figures/fig1.pdf}\\ \includegraphics{Figures/fig2.pdf}\\ ...
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How to keep the paragraph and subsequent image on one page?

I have a text, where pictures are interleaved with descriptions for them. And since pictures are quite big, sometimes picture moves to next page, but the description for it stays on the previous page, ...
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How to use the equivalent of a vfill in a tabular environment?

I have a table with two columns and one row. The first one is long and determines the overall height of the table (if need be it can be fixed to \textheight). In the second column I have two images. I ...
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Aligning picture with displaymath

I have a small picture of a graph and I would like to align it with its adjacency matrix, defined within math environment, side by side on a page. I tried to use subfig package, but the matrix is then ...
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How to refer to a figure created by tikzpicture in paper body?

I am relatively new with LaTeX. I created an image by \begin{figure} \begin{tikzpicture} .... \end{figure} \end{tikzpicture} I just don't know how to refer it in paper body by \ref{compression}, ...
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Exporting graphics wth text labels from OpenOffice.org Draw to ConTeXt

I often create graphics in OpenOffice.org Draw, containing vector graphics, text labels, with photos occasionally mixed in. OpenOffice.org supplies a variety of export formats. Is there any way to ...
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Cobweb diagram has offset iterates / modifying a working piecewise functions results in chaos

I have a problem with the following tikz code (maybe, when reading this, skip at first the code and read the question which is at the end), that creates cobweb-diagrams: \documentclass{article} ...
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Creating cobweb diagrams of some functions with tikz/pstrick etc

I want to create cobweb diagrams with tikz (if that is possible - but reading in the internet about all the things tikz can do, I would believe it is) - or pstricks or some other graphing program - of ...
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text gets slightly bold when adding graphics [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why are some pages in my PDF coming out bold? I have problem with text on the page with a graph, it gets slightly thicker. The text on the next page without graph is ...
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Clipping support in XeTeX

In pdflatex I'm used to clip graphics using something like this: \includegraphics[trim=14mm 0mm 14mm 0mm,clip,width=1.2cm]{image.jpg} When I attempt this in XeLaTeX, no clipping occurs and I get a ...
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Trim, crop, clip not working as expected in XeTeX [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Clipping support in XeTeX Why does the crop feature not work in this example? Secondary question: Is there a good and thorough example somewhere floating around the ...
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Inserted figure is appearing later than it should in when compiled to pdf [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to influence the position of float environments like figure and table in LaTeX? I have two sections in my document: sectionA and sectionB. The code for the document ...
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PDF pages with color/gray-scale figures print with bold text

When including PDF and JPG images with either color or gray-scale in my pdflatex document everything appears perfect on screen. However, when I try to print on a color printer the text in these pages ...
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(TikZ or xcolor) lighten color

I am plotting some simple stuff using TikZ like circles and lines. They are colored. I know the color I want to plot with but would like create a new color that is a lighter version of the old. ...
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Text boxes with scalable image as background

Is it possible to define text boxes with modifiable with and height which use a background image which should scale when you modify the width or height of the box. More complicated, it should be ...
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How to correctly include pixel graphics with pdflatex with consistent scaling across PDF viewers? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Included PNG appears blurry in PDF My pixel perfect picture gets blurry when compiled in LaTex I often need to use pixel graphics in LaTeX files (mostly screenshots), ...
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Centering with \includegraphics not with \begin{figure}?

I mess up with things when I try to use the figure-thing: the picture is not appearing with the correct alignment (apparently because I forget the float package). Now I want to use only the graphicx ...
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Whitespace instead of all images [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to replace all pictures by white rectangles? Placeholder for figure/includegraphics I want all images to disappear, e.g. replace all images (defined by ...
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Vertical space of \includegraphics[height=2cm]

I am trying to place an image on the right of some individual lines of text that do not stretch over the entire \textwidth. The image will go higher than the first line and I have to be able to ...
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How can I get tex file compiled into image [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Compile a LaTeX document into a PNG image that's as short as possible What is the easiest way to compile tex file into image (I mean in any common graphic formats ...
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Two-Headed Arrow Over Formula

I have a quantified formula. I want to show what happens when the order of quantifiers is reversed. To do this, I like to use a two-headed arrow over the formula, like this: Is it possible? I don't ...
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pdflatex: an empty page appears first when include a large figure

Here is my simple code. The figure is 11in x 8.5in. (or in letter size). My purpose is to emerge these pdf figures together and generate pdf with bookmarks. But the first empty page is very annoying. ...
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TeXLive 2011 and pdf graphics problem?

A friend of mine updated TexLive from 2009 version to 2011 version over the weekend. Now he is having problems with pdf graphics files. The following is what he said. I am having trouble with ...