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What is the easiest way to quickly generate an image from TeX source?

Often one wants to quickly generate an image from a small piece of TeX. (E.g. for inclusion in a question here.) What's the quickest way of doing it?
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Scaling figures / graphics inside table [closed]

I have the following code: \begin{table}[ht] \begin{tabular}{c c c} Name & Number of crossings & Arf invariant \\ \includegraphics[scale=0.5]{../images/unknot.jpg} & 0 & 0 \\ ...
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Convert eps images to b/w

In Windows XP, I would like to convert a coloured .eps to black and white. If, instead of converting the .eps, I could do it for the resulting .dvi document which contains the .eps I would still be ...
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How to put figures inside text?

I want to put figures (controller button icons) beside text, for a game manual, like this image: source: http://www.zeldacapital.com/manual/ootmanual.pdf page 17
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4 images on a frame appearing each a a time - fine tuning beamer

I have a figure which consists of 4 plots, Full figure here, and I want to have them appearing one by-one in the presentation (from left to right, top to bottom). I managed to do this by including ...
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graphics - dynamic image placement

This is a follow up to my post here: Graphics - Images off the page in multicolumn environment Using C#, XML, SQL, and LaTeX, I've managed to create a system which retrieves database information and ...
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Syntax error; pgfuseimage [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Include figure (from macro) with underscore in filename I am trying to make first presentation in LaTeX using Beamer environment. In order to include some graphics, I ...
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Adding condition to \DTLplot (dataplot package)

I'm working with the package datatool for a while now, and I'd like to make graphs of my created databases. But I do not want to plot all rows in my database so I'd like to use the condition. This is ...
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width=\textwidth resulting in overfull hbox? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why isn't \textwidth the width of the text? After some gruelling work, I reduced my problem to this MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{rotating} ...
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How to put tikzpicture aligned with the footerline?

I would like to put a tikzpicture near the footer line. The tikzpicture is used to show the page number on top of an image. The problem i am having is the tikzpicture is centered on the footer. ...
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Arrow with two colors with TikZ

I want to create with TikZ a yellow arrow with black margin (border, edge). I thought I could do this by using two arrows which lie on the top of each other, e.g. with: \documentclass[12pt,twoside, ...
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Automatically center array of images inside table cell

I have this kind of table: \begin{tabular}{p{0.5\textwidth}|p{0.5\textwidth}} caption1 & caption2 \\ \includegraphics[params]{path11} \includegraphics[params]{path12} ... ...
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Graphics file extensions and their order of inclusion when not specified

When using graphicx's \includegraphics you can specify the file extension or not. For generic use and perhaps portability, extensions are commonly dropped. The types of "approved" inclusions and their ...
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Location of EPS file while inserting into LaTeX file

Where should my files be located for inserting them into LaTeX document. Please help me. \begin{figure} \centering \includegraphics[scale=.87]{Plot_Left_Right.eps} \caption{Banknote Left vs ...
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Resizing the image in Uzk-theme [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Beamer crashes with babel Turkish package I am using Beamer theme for the University of Cologne, named uzk-theme. I would like to add an image to this theme, however, it ...
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Placing several pictures in one line, but with linebreak

I am trying to plot several pictures in one line, but only two per line and then the next two in the next line. And I want it all to be in one Figure so that I have only one caption. I can place ...
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subfigure undefined control sequence error in latex

I have been using LaTeX for years, but today on sigchi template I am getting undefined control sequence error. I want to place my figures spanning two columns or even in a single column, but none ...
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How to include random images?

I'd like to make LaTeX pick one image file randomly from a series of eight images, and include it. I found that ''lcg'' package can generate random numbers: \usepackage{lcg} ...
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TeX4ht: \includegraphics[page=10]{foo.pdf}

I have a long LaTeX document with lots of figures that were included using commands of the form \includegraphics[page=10]{foo.pdf} Everything compiles fine with pdfLaTeX. I planned to convert the ...
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How to temporarily suppress image insertion when compiling?

There are some big images in my document and compiling is taking substantial amount of time. When compiling a tex file to a dvi (and subsequently ps and pdf), is there any way I can temporarily ...
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\resizebox and pdftricks: Argument of \next has an extra }

I used \resizebox to resize my tabular environments. Since I have to get rid of postscript stuff in order to use xelatex, I am experimenting with pdftricks. But it seems to be impossible to use ...
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boxing a matrix column with tikzpicture, how to ensure sides don't bend around contents?

When using tikzpicture to draw a rectangle around subsets of matrix elements, how can I be sure of getting a rectangle, rather than a shape that has wonky sides because it takes account of the varying ...
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Best way of representing logical statements

I have a number of statemts which describe the process of creating a data element which are intergrated within a "data manual". For example: IF ( ( heigth between 58 AND 76 ) AND ( BMI between 19 AND ...
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Can a table consist only of an image, e.g. a .pdf?

I have got a table that I would like to adorn with some coloured rings to pick out some overlapping subsets of its elements. The table itself consists simply of a rectangular array of numbers. I was ...
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pdftex: Embedded pdf graphics not printed or partially printed

My problem concerns PDF not being portable across platforms. I use these apps: * MacOSX 10.6.8. * Texshop 2.47, right out of the box, nothing customized. Default command is LaTeX. Default script is ...
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Image as cover page

I want to add a figure to fill the whole first page (instead of making it with the latex commands). And then to add a blank page to begin the next chapter on an odd page number. When I write : ...
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How can I renew \includegraphics to always use \shadowbox?

I want to enclose all \includegraphics into \shadowbox. Therefore I thought to re-define \includegraphics: \renewcommand{\includegraphics}{\shadowbox\includegraphics} so that each time ...
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Document layout, combining text and figure panels

This is a question so general, I couldn't easily find an archived post which directly addressed it. I am interested in using LaTeX to design a one sided sheet containing figures and small amounts of ...
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Splitting of a large graphics

I have large figures (PNG images) in my document that are very thin but block an entire page due to their length. Is there a package available that cuts those in half, and positions those halves next ...
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Why are my Images not correctly centered?

First of all this is my first posting here on tex.stackexchange.com. I'm new to the tex world and I need a little bit of your help. I am trying to align text relative to a figure. How it should look ...
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A small inline graphic

Let's say I have the following text (a part of a paragraph): hello world I want to be able to typeset a small star/smiley/whatever graphic in between these two words. This graphic should of course ...
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What is the best way of arranging multiple minipages on a page?

I have been trying to use mini-pages to produce the equivalent of Office text-boxes. The idea is to have panels of different sizes on a page such as 4 equal sized or one wide followed by two long ...
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best practice to present multiple images in paper

I want to present 8 images one by one. This is an evolution of a system, so the images should be big that reader can spot the difference. I want two images on a single page. The problem is that ...
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Creating table of images and only one col having one picture to span all rows

I am just adding lots of images into latex and although I know how to apply images to a table, this one is slightly tricker. I have two columns. The first needs a single image which spans all rows, ...
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Why is LyX trying to convert every image into eps?

I am trying to insert an image into my document. I tried following formats: PNG, JPG, PDF, SVG (using inkscape) and BMP. No matter what I do I get following error: LaTeX Error: Unknown graphics ...
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LaTeX detect image not found and replace with text [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Use “default” figure if file is missing? I use LaTeX to take notes during my math classes. When the professor draws an image, I jot it down quickly in a ...
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Figures not obeying margins

I have a few figures in my document not obeying the margin constraints: \usepackage[left=2.5cm,right=2cm,top=2cm,bottom=2cm]{geometry} Most do. But these one's don't... they are defined as the ...
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How to set a image background and tile on page in ConTeXt?

That's it. I want to use a image pattern, let's say this image. But I can't figure how to do this on ConTeXt, 'cause neither \setupbackgrounds or \setupframed have an option to tile backgrounds. I ...
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Put an image header in \documentclass{letter}

Is there is any possibility to put an image header in a letter class document? I can put a footer image and an image for my signature, but I want to put an image on the top of the letter.
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Wrong width of environment after includegraphics

I have created an own environment with the mdframed package. My problem is, if I insert a picture in the self defined envrionment, the width of the color box is wrong. Here is the code: ...
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Looking for a 'high level' Graphics editor for Mac. Then convert diagram to TiKZ code.

I am trying to make a large assortment of VERY basic graphs for including in my documents. (squares with the sides labeled, circles, etc...). It seems the TiKZ package is what I want to use. Does ...
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Images inside table are drawn on top of cell borders

I have the following table: \begin{table} \centering \begin{tabular}{ | c | c | } \hline \includegraphics[scale=.5]{image1.png} & \includegraphics[scale=.5]{image2.png} \\ \hline ...
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Exclude images for printing pdf

I have a document that has images that are very, very dark. As such, they should not be printed when the user goes to print. Somebody I'm working with loves to print, and they use a lot of toner ...
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Vector graphics in LaTeX

I need to add some vector graphics to my LaTeX files. I would like to end up with good looking wireframes, such as in Hatcher's book "Algebraic Topology" (for an example take a look here). Which tools ...
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Image next to Equation

I am trying to make my first LaTeX file and have been reading syntax for a bit and have not been able to figure one thing out yet and don't seem to find anything about it online so I thought I might ...
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Includegraphics in the Appendix

The present question is related to this previous one. \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,oneside]{report} \pagestyle{headings} \usepackage{setspace} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{covington} ...
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building a table of images

I seem to have run into an impassable issue that I need help solving, and I am 100% aware that this is impossible just pure LaTeX but I wish it was. So onto the question at hand. I am wanting to ...
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Four panel, image with borders

I am trying to make a landscape PDF with borders (4) where I will place 4 figures. Ideally the line would be 3 point in width...I have attached a JPG of what I am thinking. I would like to place ...
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Two figures side by side with text wrapping

I have a problem with text wrapping around two figures side by side, each of which has a different height. Look at the required template below. Currently I placed two pictures with minipage ...
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\includegraphics clipping and trim is squishing image

Clipping keeps squishing my image. My command is: \includegraphics[keepaspectratio=false,clip=true,trim=90px 0 0 0]{blue.jpg} But I'm getting: Where the original image is: Why can't I clip ...