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Including a two-page size picture?

This is question with regards to the previously asked question How to include a picture over two pages I think this is a great little bit of code, however it doesn't seem to be working for me. I've ...
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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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\includegraphics without changing text symbols?

I'm trying to include a MATLAB figure in LaTeX. The MATLAB figure has this text: t1 = ['\phi = ', num2str(phi(k)),'^\circ']; text(Pmax*1.05,sqrt(-X*Pmax*tp+E^2/2)*.95,t1,'rotation',90,'FontSize',8) ...
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Align an image at the right of a text in LyX

I am LyX user and I would like to align an image at the right side of my title but I don't know how..:/ I am using as module "report". I've attached a screenshot in order to illustrate where I want ...
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Prevent the file path of an image appearing above the image when using \begin{figure} \includegraphics{filepath}

I have inserted an image in my LaTeX document and the image always displays with the file path of the image directly above it. How can I prevent this file path from displaying? I am inserting the ...
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using PDF bookmarks to refer to pages in \includegraphics

If I have a multi-page PDF file with one figure on each page, I can use the \includegraphics[page=123]{foo} command to refer to individual figures (see this question). However, if I have lots of ...
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Auto-displaying a large image on multiple pages

I have a long UML diagram, I use the following code. The figure is about two and a half page long, but only the first page is showing, and the lower part of the figure is missing. How do I display the ...
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Can \includegraphics be used to change an image color?

I'm including a number of PDF images in my document using \includegraphics. I'm wondering if there's a way for LaTeX to adjust their color profile, hopefully the same way it can flip images upside ...
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How to get the true width (including margins) of a page for inserting images? \textwidth and \textheight are too large

When I enter the following: text width in cm: \printinunitsof{cm}\prntlen{\textwidth} text height in cm: \printinunitsof{cm}\prntlen{\textheight} I see output: text width in cm: 15.11078cm ...
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Background image for frame title

Using beamer, how can I insert a background image under the title of each frame? I could insert an image but the result was that the title disappeared because the image is over it. Any ideas?
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\subfloat command from subcaption package doesn't produce bottom margin if used in table

I'm trying to typeset a table of images. If image inserted into cell with \subfloat (subcaption package included), resulting box will be w/o bottom margin, but top, left and right margins will be ok. ...
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Micro-graphics inline in text

Can I insert a graphic in-line in a sentence? Use case: I'm writing a manual that involves navigating the Windows Start Menu. I would like to insert a little graphic of the start menu in-line in ...
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Why does \fbox sometimes place the box *over* the graphic image?

If I scale the graphic by, say 2.0, I can see the graphic poking out from behind the \fbox.
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Formatting problem with lyx

I am writing a report in Lyx. I have included many images in the report. And I am having bit of problem with the placement of the image in the final report. I include a image in a section and ...
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Efficient Manner of Importing Graphics

What is the quickest way of importing graphics you need into your tex file. Say if you need to put figure's, charts, or plots from a textbook into your document. What's the fastest (but still get ...
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Acrobat on Windows doesn't recognize the images from pdflatex pdfs generated on Ubuntu [closed]

I'm dealing with an annoying behaviour of my pdf file. It seems that Acrobat or Reader doesn't recognize the images. I work with texlive on Ubuntu 11.04 and I compile the source file with pdftex in ...
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Insert Image from multipage pdf file in Lyx

I am writing a report and I have all the images in a pdf file with very high resolution. With limited skills in editing, I am loosing the quality of the image when I try to save the individual images. ...
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Images not visible in PDF

I have a strange problem. In some of the PDF readers, the images are not visible. In others, the images are visible but font size of the text below the image for that page becomes really tiny. Is it ...
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Generating UML Entity-Relationship Diagrams in LaTeX

Would you recommend LaTeX for this kind of UML diagramming? http://yuml.me/ is great for quickly drawing Use Case and Class diagrams. Please recommend a library of some sort for LaTeX, or ...
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Use of Tikzpicture and Includegraphics

The following codes output only the line but the figures are disappeared. Could anybody suggest how to force both the drawn line and the figures in the output? Many thanks! \begin{figure}[ht!] ...
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Can I conditionally scale an image with graphicx

In particular, when I include a graphic, I would like it to have width=\linewidth if it's width is greater than \linewidth, but I'd like it to have \scale=1 if it is smaller than the line width. In ...
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Adding a figure to a Part Page

I'd like to add a figure below the title of the part on the part page. How does one go about doing so using the amsbook class? \documentclass{amsbook} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} ...
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What GUI applications are there to assist in generating graphics for TeX?

I found GeoGebra to be a useful tool to help generate code for graphs. I suppose there must be other tools to help draw diagrams such as Sets/Venn Diagrams or Electrical Circuits (Logic Gates). Which ...
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How to put one big image on each page [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to include a picture over two pages, left part on left side, right on right (for books)? The problem is the following: I am formatting a twopage book on latex and I ...
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How to make custom page frame using LaTeX?

I need to make questionnaire template for automatic processing with queXF. To do this I need to produce pages like this: The queXF requirements for the pages are unique barcode for each page ...
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Letting graphics overflow over page edge

I have an image in PDF format, which I want to show in a much larger format than what fits on the page. For the overflowing parts of the image, I just want it to disappear over the edge. I tried ...
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Images off the page in multicols environment

Before my question, some background information. I’ve created an algorithm (not latex) which will generate a catalog for a collection of books dynamically. A user supplies information to query an SQL ...
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Beamer background image centered

I'm trying to use an image as a background for Beamer presentation according to this post. However, I do not want the image spanning the entire background. Thus, I'm doing something like: ...
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Darker typeface in pages which include figures [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why are some pages in my PDF coming out bold? In my PDF output, pages with figures on them have a darker typeface than pages without figures. This does not appear when I ...
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Second figure on page is covering text in the bottom of the paragraph above

I'm trying to create a page which will have three figures on it as well as some text. However in my output the top of the second figure is obscuring the bottom of the text above it. I've tried using ...
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Move the position of figure subcaption of subfloat command

As the following code shows, it will label an 'a' and 'b' under each picture. How can I put the label at the left-top corner of each figure? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Scale included graphics to the higher ratio instead of the lower for given width, height

I would like to scale an included graphics keeping its aspect ratio. Using \includegraphics[width=<my width>,height=<my height>,keepaspectratio]{file.jpg} scaling naturally takes place, ...
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Including figures; how to determine compiler

I need to prepare a PDF and PS file from the same latex source but got stuck on including figures. When using pdflatex I can insert a png file like: \includegraphics[scale=0.6]{figure.png} However, ...
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Place a grid of pictures (2x2) with captions

I have 4 photos that I would like to place in in grid on my pages and add a caption to each photo. Does anyone know how to do this?
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undefined control sequence \includegraphics

I write my text in Mac OS X and every thing was fine but when I want compile my code with Winedt in Windows 7 Environment I got this error: undefined control sequence ...
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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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graphics issue— wrapfig and floatflt packages

I can't seem to get a graphic included without including the path. Can somebody help me with this? \begin{figure}[h] \includegraphics[width=0.35\textwidth]{C:/Users/zach/Documents/My ...
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Background image for minipage

I'd like to put a background image into a minipage, stretching exactly to the surrounding fbox. What's the best option to do that? (Searching the web, I only found solutions for backgrounding the ...
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Exporting 3D graphics from Mathematica to TeX [closed]

So far, whenever I had to use a 3D plot generated in Mathematica in a LaTeX document, I used exported the graphics to either of the following: PDF PNG file format. Then I could easily include the ...
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How to create magnified subfigures and corresponding boxes for portions of a large image

Updated Below I hope the title gets at what I'm trying to do. I have a large image for a thesis on an image processing topic, and I want show the large image, with zoomed in boxes (typically with the ...
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LaTeX \graphicspath recursive search

I've read that LaTeX image directories can be searched recursively with the \graphicspath command by including a double slash at the end - i.e. \graphicspath{{../my_images//}}. However, the recursive ...
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Ditaa diagrams in TeX (LaTeX) document

I would like to make Diagrams in AsciiArt style. I've found Ditaa tool very usefull. I was happy to find, there is Eps output addoon for it. What the easiest, but clear and elegant way (following ...
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Is it possible to create a hyperlink from an \includegraphics picture?

I'd like to make an image clickable, meaning I want to turn it into a hyperlink. I am including the image via \includegraphics but I am not sure how to make it clickable. Anyone knows how to do that?
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Which package is using \includegraphics?

Which package is using \includegraphics? I have a issue in my installation package, I need to know which package is using \includegraphics. The issue is picture showing like a DOT . If we zoom ...
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What are graphics being displayed at the end of the section? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Keeping tables/figures close to where they are mentioned I am including graphics into my latex documents as below: \begin{figure}[abc] \begin{center} ...
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How to place an image over a _full_ (including bleed) page in memoir?

I need to include a jpg into my document created with memoir as a full separate page. The jpg is colored and has 3 mm bleed out into the stock paper. A bit naively I thought I could just use negative ...
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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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How to use preview and animate packages together?

I'm used to prepare tikz graphics with preview or standalone packages to crop them. Now I've started to experiment with animations and wanted to do the same. My first test was with Alexander Grahn's ...
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How to include PDF as graphics and as attachment without using extra file space [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Attach displayed image to the PDF without storing it twice Is it at all possible to include a PDF as a graphic in the document and also as an internal attachment to the ...
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Is it OK to scale image by changing its resolution?

Assume I have an image fruit240.jpg of 800 pixels by 600 pixels at resolution of 240 dpi. Normally I can scale it by half using the following way. \documentclass{article} ...