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How to make a graphic fill the rest of a given space?

Sometimes I use a figure numbering style in which each number is placed to the left of a figure. When using this formatting, I try to make sure that the space occupied by a given number and figure is ...
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Suppress the processing of all images

I am trying to make a draft by forcing LaTeX to ignore all images. How do I tell LaTeX to suppress all the image filenames (in the \includegraphics command) and just insert an empty box? The problem ...
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LyX — copy images into build directory for LaTeX include tags

The default beamer-ornate template includes an option to put an institution logo at the bottom of every slide, \pgfdeclareimage[height=0.5cm]{institution-logo}{logofile.png} \logo{\pgfuseimage{...
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Two images aligned to the center of the page

I need to add two logos on the first slide. The problem is that these logos have very different dimensions. So I have decided to align to the centre of the page. The slide should look like this: | ...
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How can I draw an aircraft diagram using Latex/tikz ? [closed]

I want to draw an aircraft diagram with three axes (longitudinal, lateral and normal) using latex/tikz. I also need three views (top, side, and front) of it.
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How to insert code and graphic in textbox

I want to put a graphic and a little linux bash code in a textbox, like the picture blow... with the follow in problem: all in a textbox with yellow backgroud left part is a graphic (a finger)... ...
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A3 pages within A4 doc

I'm writing my thesis and I'd like to insert A3 pages within my A4 document. Is it possible to place figures with captions (as normal) on those A3? I'm able to include full PDF pages which are A3 by \...
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Generating graphics for LaTeX with PyX

I have a script from others that uses PyX - Python graphics package to generate graphics for LaTex. Quoted from http://pyx.sourceforge.net/ PyX is a Python package for the creation of ...
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Move a figure a bit right

I'm trying to place include a pdf figure in a beamer presentation. I'm using \begin{frame}{foo} \includegraphics[scale=0.6]{bar} \end{frame} the figure is always placed a bit too much to the right....
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stripe pattern tikz manual chapter 78

Interleaving two colors in a stripes pattern Aim: coloring a shape (rectangle, circle, etc.) in two interleaving colors with the aid of patterns. One solution would be the definition of four ...
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Make Caption of Image longer than Image in Subfloat

I have little icons (48x48) and I want to display them using subfloat. To prevent that images from being pixelated I set the width to 1cm. But now the caption has also a length of 1cm and looks ...
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How do you deal with fixed resolution screenshots? (e.g. GUI screenshots)

In my LaTeX document I need to show some screenshots of a GUI, which has a fixed resolution (for example, 1200x600) and I cannot change it (not without much hassle). The text in such figures always ...
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Side by side images problem

I am having some problems using sub-floats. I am trying to put two images side by side in the same row to avoid wasting space, for which I used sub-floats. However, they touch each other that it is ...
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Sideways figure and caption to fit textwidth and no page break

I'm struggling with placing some plots in latex. I'm trying to include the plots (sideways, but not the heading) in an appendix, so the first plot needs to be placed at the same page as the appendix ...
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How to set title for a single page inside document

I would like to ask for an advise about how to set title of the single page inside the document (not the title page, but regular page in document). I'd like to have picture on whole page with caption ...
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How do I include a path to my image in graphicx?

I want to specify path-to-image\image.png but for obvious reasons that will not work because \... is interpreted as a command. How do I include a path to my image? (I'm on Windows 7). \...
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How to use the color package with dvips option together with the graphicx package?

I have a problem with the bounding box of my graphics. Example 1 below, where I only include a PNG image works fine. Example 2 below, where I also have \usepackage[dvips]{color} in order to include ...
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Is an adjustable font in figures possible?

When I resize my pdf figures and graphs I often find that the text in these figures become too small to read. Is there a way of ensuring that the font in figures match the body text?
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multipage pdf as separate image in LaTeX [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: pdflatex, \includegraphics, and multi-page PDF files Sometimes I create a multi-page pdf as output, e.g. graphs from R. Is there a possibility which allows me to select ...
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Latex: adding text inform of a graphic [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Displaying two XML listings side by side. I have two xml outputs from a program that I would like to include in a latex document. I would like them to appear side-by-side ...
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Driver specification for hyperref and graphicx

When using hyperref and compiling via pdflatex or dvips, I do not need to specify the driver with \usepackage{hyperref}. However when compiling via dvipdfm this fails and I have to specify the driver ...
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caption ruining figure placement in minipage

I have tiny problem. I'm using minipage to put two pictures side by side in a two column article. The code is \begin{figure*} \centering \begin{minipage}[b]{.49\textwidth} \includegraphics[clip,...
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wrapfig in beamer

The \includegraphics command can take an overlay parameter <n> in beamer. I'd like to do the same thing for \wrapfig to allow overlays of a wrapped figure. Is that possible ?
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How to add references to images in beamer

I need to add references to some images included in my beamer presentation (via pgfuseimage) as these images are not mine but taken from some other sources. Which ways are there to do this, what would ...
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Graphics lines too thin

I use PCTEX 5.1. When I print from a DVI window my embedded graphics line plots are too thin and almost fade out. When I export the document to a PDF and print it the graphics line weights are much ...
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Centering a gnuplot figure properly

I use gnuplot and its epslatex terminal. When I include a gnuplot-generated figure in my document and center it as usual, it often appears shifted right — because the labels on the left contribute to ...
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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 ...