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wrap-around text that includes a list

I want to start a paper with the opening paragraph wrapping around a cartoon image. The problem is that the text contains a list environment after the first few sentences and the list items don't ...
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How to align captions in twoside documents?

While typesetting an illustrated book, I mostly use SCfigures. But in some cases I want the picture to be "wrapped" in the text, but with a caption on the side, so I use picins (see MWE below). With ...
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Using picins to place two figures in one paragraph

How can I put two figures wrapped around one paragraph using picins? I am using the following code. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{picins} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Wrapping image with multiple theorem-like environments and displayed math

I'm struggling to put an image into a page with multiple theorem-like environments, some of which include displayed math, but I can't get the text to wrap correctly around the image and caption: ...
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Wrap figure in theorem-environment

I'd like to wrap a figure around a theorem-environment but when I use the wrapfig or \parpic environment the text overlaps the figure. Plain text automatically wraps around a \parpic figure but the ...
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Fancy remark environment

I have this: \usepackage{picins} \shadowthickness{2pt} \newcommand{\sidenote}[1]{ \begin{center} \hpic(0.95\textwidth,0pt)[rs]{ \parbox[b]{0.9\textwidth}{\small ...
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Replacement for picins, for wrapping text around some construct within multicols?

Within the multicols environment I would like to wrap text around a makebox construct. The description of picins in The LaTeX Companion, 2nd ed., makes it sound ideal, but it's no longer being ...
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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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How to wrap text around a figure? (revised)

This question has been asked before (and in fact I stole the diagram below from that question) but the answers are not sufficient for my needs (at least near as I can tell). What I want is the ...
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Problem with parpic and compactenum

I want to place a graphics to the right in a theorem environment containing a compactenum list. I tried to use parpic like this, but it doesn't work: \documentclass{article} ...
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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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Why does picins exist in MikTeX but it does not exist in TeX Live?

If picins is not free, why does it exist in MikTeX?