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Rotatebox in eso-pic background rotates whole page with scrbook, but not in pdfLaTeX

I am using the eso-pic package to create a draft sign in the background of my document (scrbook-class). The sign is rotated 45° on the page. Everything works fine. I use TeXLive and Kile with Suse ...
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How to use background image in LaTeX?

I am generating one report where I need to use background image. But I found that image always starts leaving some margin space to left side. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{wallpaper} ...
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Drawing a multiscale network in Tikz

I am learning TikZ in this period, but I have some problems drawing some networks for my thesis. I am trying to draw a network in TikZ which should look similar to the one in this picture: I have ...
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Draw string with linking numbers or no linking number?

How can I use LaTex (p.s. I use Mac OS 10.5.8 with TexShop 2.47) to draw strings with linking numbers or no linking numbers? If any experts know any examples below, please feel free to comment. The ...
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Drawing ellipses with pict2e or the like

\usepackage{pict2e} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \usepackage{pst-node,pst-plot} \psset{plotpoints=9,unit=3} Somehow, acting on various people's advice, I've put the above lines of code above my ...
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\import and \includegraphics with macros: Preserving local path at macro definition time

I have been banging my head on this problem for a few days, trying many combinations of \def, \edef, \noexpand, \expandafter, etc. Say I have a module at /tmp/module/ which contains module.tex and ...
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vectorized pdf in latex : i can't see the letters/numbers [on hold]

Here is a screenshot when I compile my latex file with a pdf graphic from Mathematica : Symbol or sign are ok but i can't see any letter or number, why?
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LyX enlarging inserted images

I have a problem with inserting images in my thesis that I write with LyX. Images in exported pdf are always larger than they actually are. Here is what it looks like in the editor, that's the real ...
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Reduce weight of an image

How can I reduce the weight of an image already inserted in the TeX document? I have been looking for it, but I haven't found anything. All I can do is reducing its size, but it doesn't reduce the ...
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PGFPLOT Externalization not working [closed]

I am trying to externalize PGF Plot to be saved as EPS file using latex and enabled shell-escape. \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Composite images inside a figure in LaTeX?

I would like to have a figure that overlays a transparent png on top of a pdf. What is the best way to composite images inside a LaTeX figure? I would like to avoid compositing these images using ...
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Positioning pgfplots axis in tikzpicture

I want to put a pgfplots plot beside several other pdf images that I import into my document, but I can't figure out how to position the pgfplots axis in the larger tikzpicture: ...
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Problem getting picture in document [duplicate]

I am a LaTeX rookie and would like some help! Have problem with not getting a picture/logo in the document. I am using TexWorks on Mac OSX with pdfLaTeX as compiler. Here is my code. The pic is is ...
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LaTeX (doubt in image inclusion) [closed]

When I run a LaTeX file.. I could see the diagram which I have drawn using LaTeX draw but in pdf mode it disappears.. how could I correct this..??? and in the same way If I use ...
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Inserting graphics into asymptote or pgfplots

How another graphics can be inserted into Asymptote or pgfplots? The following is a MWE in pgfplots that creates three figures in the document. The main figure which I want to insert graphics in is a ...
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adding an image to latex

I am very new in Latex. I would like to add an image to my dokument, but I have no success: \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \includegraphics[ ...
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pdftex.def Error: File logo-eps-converted-to.pdf not found

I am using the EPFL thesis template to write a LaTex document. I need to compile it using pdfLaTex. Also, I want to use these same template - I can't use any other template. I have many EPS figures ...
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Caption beside image in minipage

What i'm trying to achieve: Have two images in one page, one image on the top half of the page and the other the bottom half. Ive managed to do this by: \vbox{ ...
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align icons to dictionary entries

I'm trying to typeset a small dictionary. Many of the entries come with a couple of icons that I would like to display in the margin just left of the entry, top-aligned with the beginning of the ...
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Latex Not Recognizing png R graph [duplicate]

Please help! I made a Latex (using texworks) and it will not recognize my png file. I have the file in the same directory as the .tex and, when I scroll over the command in tex works, the image ...
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What causes this large horizontal space between two sentences?

I have a large document based on the book documentclass with text and images, and sometimes I encounter a new sentence that has a huge space after a period. It looks like this: I have attempted to ...
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How to provide alternative grayscale images in pdf?

Is it possible to provide different versions of an image/figure, and have the pdf viewer choose which one is the best at viewing time? I would like to have a color image on screen and on color ...
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Bad interaction between mdwtools' syntax package and graphicx

I'm writing a document where I want to both include some image via graphicx's \includegraphics and display some BNF grammars using the syntax package of mdwtools, however I receive an error of ...
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titlesec image after

Can someone explain to me why the second of these two doesn't work? The first produces an image before the section name, where the second produces an error claiming there is no \begin{document} ...
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XeTeX crashing when including PDF files with \includegraphics

I've only used XeTeX a little so far for Greek text and it's the first time I am trying to include figures. \includegraphics works fine with PNG images but when I try PDF files, it just crashes. ...
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no Bounding Box

Using TexMaker I am compiling with PDFLaTex the following and I get the error: ! LaTeX Error: Cannot determine size of graphic in Figures/chl.png (no Bounding Box). \documentclass[draft,grl]{AGUTeX} ...
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Including cover pictures in bibliography

Multimedia entry types, i.e. artwork, audio, image, movie, music, performance, video, software, are not well supported by biblatex yet, although there are already fields defined for their unique ...
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Black vertical rectangle on left margin

I print my document on A5 paper. I have a template with header and footer. Now, my laserjet printer is spoiling the page by leaving black marks on left margin. How can I draw a black vertical strip of ...
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How to obtain images in the head?

How can I obtain and head like this, with images in it till the limit of the paper, and with a gradient similar to the image? I have used fancyhdr package any times, but... in a very simple way ...
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Including a jpg image, source code compilation in pdflatex doesn't create pdf

I'm writing a report on a programming project in LaTeX and need to insert some images. I created images using a Finite Element program Freefem++, and saved the results in image files. I've tried png, ...
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Images stacked horizontally : unwanted vertical gap

I am trying to stack three images horizontally. The images have the same size, I want to align them without any vertical gap. I followed the instructions that I found on this answer: \blindtext ...
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Multiple graphics images on a page [duplicate]

I was trying to use your suggestion for multiple graphics on a single page using subfigure, and I get the multiple boxes, but they are black and do NOT contain my images. Do you have any suggestions?
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Import tex graphics to my main tex document

I want to create various plots with tikz package. I don't want to have the code for the plots in my main tex document because it's pretty messy. Is there a way to keep the tex code to different ...
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Minipages' vertical alignment

I use three minipages so to make a table and two images be placed next to each other and although the images are in the right place the table is placed much lower producing an ugly result. Why is ...
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including .eps figures

I'm trying to include .eps figures in my .tex file (I'm using MiKTeX 2.9). I need to include graphics in this particular way: \usepackage{graphics} % or graphicx ... \begin{figure} ...
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How to crop background from image automatically?

I have a Google Docs drawing that is a small scheme. However, this small scheme is surrounded by a lot of background that occupies a lot of useless space. I do not want to remove the background ...
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Pullquotes not working

I am want to wrap text around image using pull quote from Two-column text with circular insert, but I wasn't able even to compile example file correctly. Is there anybody that has pull quotes working? ...
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Problem with minipages' images overlapping

I am trying to place two images next to each other and I use minipages for that. I create two minipages and when I compile it the one image overlaps with the other. Shouldn't be the one next to the ...
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How to draw a corner at the end of text

I would like to draw my logo with latex. The logo is very simple. It is a text, followed by a corner, which started at the bottom line. The size of the corner should change according to the font ...
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Problem to show image. Error Bounding Box

I'm trying to add some images, but When i compile it, an error is shown, and in the PDF the images are not showed. Code I have used: \begin{figure}[!h] % h-here, t-top, b-bottom \begin{center} ...
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Image in header, custom padding

First of all, sorry about the poor title, but I searched for ten minutes and couldn't find a better one.. I'm using fancyhdr to set some custom headers and footer in my LaTeX document. I'd like to ...
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Fill rectangle with custom image file

I found a piece of tikz code for drawing pyramids of rectangles taken from here. In my document I need to fill sloped rectangles with a specific image file. Here is the code: % Using signed distance ...
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To label different parts of pdf page

Assume you have a PDF file with 3x4 pictures. You want to label each picture. How can you label such pictures without cutting manually each picture out separately? Next problem is how you can show ...
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Subfigure is not working fine into a beamer presentation -

I have this in the preamble ... \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} ...
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Chunk of text on the right of a picture

I have a portion of a latex document that is similar to: \begin{knitrout} \definecolor{shadecolor}{rgb}{0.969, 0.969, 0.969}\color{fgcolor} \includegraphics[width=0.5\linewidth]{figure/plot} \hfill{} ...
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Minipages images location problem

I'm a n00b with LaTeX and I'm having some trouble with the minipages command. The pictures in this example end up floating overtop of the caption at the bottom for some reason. ...
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WinEdt vs TeXStudio: file not found [closed]

The same tex file works with WinEdt while opened with TeXStudio reports the following error: File `Fig1' not found. ...h]{Fig1} The piece of code follows \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{epsfig} ...
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Image in the top of a page

I am trying to fix an image in the top of a page, according with the margins definitions. It is the logo of a conference paper, so it has to be in the head of the first page. How can i do it? Thank ...
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How to import *.eps files to Texmaker [on hold]

I'm new to LaTeX as well as Texmaker and preparing for my new conference thesis. However, I find that *.eps images are not supported in Texmaker. I was wondering what should I do to import a *.eps ...
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How to change one thing to change all

I have the following but when I change scale, I have to change all images. Is there a better way so that I can change only one place? I read about command/macro but not sure how to use it in this ...