{positioning} is about positioning document elements. Use this tag in addition to other tags specifying what should be positioned.

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how to force the image to be placed inline [duplicate]

despit i specified that the image must be place inline "among the text" using [h] command, at run time, the image is place at the end of the section how to set it right? latex: \subsection{item1 Vs ...
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How to show an image among text [duplicate]

i am trying to show an image in the middle of a section as shown in the latex code posted below. the problem now is, the image always is displayed at the top of the section "before the section starts" ...
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When a figure is on the page, a new one is moved to the next one?

Here is an example of a TeX code I use: \begin{figure}[h] \centering \begin{minipage}[b]{0.49\textwidth} \includegraphics[width=\textwidth]{a} \caption{some caption} \end{minipage} \...
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Adding vspace between x-axis label and legend generated with legend to name feature [closed]

I recently started working with pgfplots and now I am trying to generate two horizontally aligned plots using the same data. So I wanted to use one single, centered legend for both plots. It is all ...
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Why is this table floating up above the section header? [duplicate]

\section{Main section} \subsection{Some subsection} \begin{table}[] \centering \caption{My caption} \label{my-label} \begin{tabular}{lllll} x & y & z & a & \\ 0 & 0 & 0 &...
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Controlling the Position of Floats (Images) in a Document / Images have the Wrong Position

My LaTeX document just doesn't get the format I need. The images are floating all over the document, the /pagebreak and newpage seem to just ignore my order. I don't get what I'm doing wrong. Why it ...
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Float environment closes to first reference

I keep writing my text, and possibly even shuffling the content a little bit. So I might really mis where a figure is first referenced. To solve this, I put all my figures in figures.tex file (a ...
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How to put some text after an algorithm?

I need to have some text place AFTER an algorithm. Here is an MVE: \documentclass[12pt,addpoints]{exam} \usepackage[section]{algorithm} \usepackage{fixltx2e} \usepackage{algpseudocode} \begin{...
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What is the algorithm for float placement? [duplicate]

As discussed here on Meta, I wanted to know what the algorithm for placing floats is but did not find the corresponding question and answer as easily as I expected beforehand. Therefore, here I'm ...
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Stating a linear program - problems with its caption

I found here a possibility for stating linear programs. But if I have several LPs and change for example one of the constraints, the positions of the captions get lost - only the last of them is ...
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How to add text at a particular location in tikz picture

From TikZ Adding Text I try \node[draw,align=left] at (0.5,-6.5) {text}; But I have defined previously that every node/.style = {draw, circle, minimum size = 7mm}. I do not want the circle around the ...
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How to place subsection heading next to paragraph

I am looking for a way to place subsection titles next to the paragraph / body text they correspond to. The following example is taken from Bauhausbuch No. 9: Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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Tikz drawing: child node positioning

I want to achive such drawing with n nodes in level n. (Ignore the irregularities of circle) From http://www.texample.net/tikz/examples/coin-flipping/, it has 4 nodes in level 3. When I cancel one ...
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Flow chart Latex ! Positioning of two nodes

I need to split the two boxes N9 and N10 below N8 and side by side to each other. Help appreciated \begin{figure}[h] \centering \tikzstyle{startstop} = [rectangle, minimum width=3cm, minimum height=...
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Verbments, caption at bottom, centered

I've made a huge effort searching in google and reading the verbments documentation, but I'm unable to find what I want and I have not enough experience with latex to "hack" verbments. Basically, I ...
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Simple way to move side by side tikzpicture?

I have two graph side by side in two different tikzpicture. But I'd like to move the left one up a bit. I know an elaborate way to do it but I am sure the is a simple way. The options yshift=-2cm ...
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How to prevent pgf/tikz from drawing a circle as an ellipse when using relative coordinates?

I try to draw a simple tikz-picture including a pgf-plot and some simple tikz-graphics. I want to place a circle so that it touches a parabola at the point (0,0). That works well when I use values ...
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How to change the position of arrows in tikzpicture

I want to draw the arrows at these positions, how can i change the position of the arrows. Thanks, Code: \usepackage[hmargin=2cm,vmargin=1cm]{geometry} \renewcommand{\rmdefault}{bch} % change ...
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Cannot set up vertical indentation of some chapters [closed]

I have a class file to set up a very long report file (a thesis). So, this document is actually a modified report class. I haven't set up the class file myself but I have got familiar with the class ...
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Align text and wrapfigure on the same hight

How to set wrapfigure and text on the same hight? See on the screenshot: Code: \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage[europeanresistors,americaninductors]{circuitikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes.arrows} \...
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Cover page with banner image, following text overlaps

I am designing a newsletter. The cover page will have an edge-to-edge banner image at the top of the page. I will have images and text below that, which will be different each issue. I don't know how ...
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Position and spacing of pages with pgfpages

I'm trying to make some invitation cards and place eight copies on a single a4 page for printing. The invite was created on an a5 size page (since I also want some a5 copies), and I tried using ...
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TikZ: shift node text horizontally

I expect this is either a duplicate or a silly question, but after some looking (30 mins+) I haven't found an easy answer. I didn't find this question particularly helpful, despite the title. What's ...
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Wrong position of an image [closed]

i'm a new tex user. I'm using it to write my thesis and i'm having a problem with the position on an image. This is the code: But perceiving an inanimate environment is not enough for a ...
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Why those beads in my Tikz picture overlap each other?

I use Tikz to create this line of beads but this strange things happened in my picture but I really specify the position that can not overlap each other. % Rusting Iron % Author: Jason Waskiewicz ...
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Adding a separation line to a Tikz graphic

I have a graphics/tree which looks like the following: I created this figure using the following code: \begin{tikzpicture}[sibling distance=10em, every node/.style = {shape=circle, draw, align=...
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tikzpicture[ ] and axis[ ] do not align

I would like to combine figures drawn outside of the scope of axis but inside the scope of \tikzpicture with figures inside the \axis environment. However they seem to leave in a different reference ...
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How can I define the start point of an arrow in Tikz?

I have the following problem: With the code \documentclass[border=10pt]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes,arrows} \everymath{\displaystyle} \begin{document} \tikzstyle{block} = [...
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Put section on the left of text instead of above

How can I get section headers on the left of the text, so I get something like My Section Header Some text More test [...] Another Section ...
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Arranging floats correctly

I have several floats arranged over several pages which LaTeX isn't quite ordering correctly, and I'd like to know how I can adjust this. My code is essentially of the form: paragraph of text ...
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How to put an image on the right side of a proof?

I tried but I don't know how to put an image beside a proof like this Edit: Please don't worry about the mathematics and the shape of the figure. My question is; How can I put a "proof"(\begin{...
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How to place a figure wrapped into the text after importing from inkscape?

I import a figure from SVG and insert it in my book. The environment wrapfigure doesn't work properly. LaTeX places it under the text: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{xcolor} \...
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How to place cross references in center margin between two columns

How can I put all cross references in the center margin, with those for the left column vertically positioned above those for the right column? The text will wrap to additional pages, and the cross ...
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Text on background-image footer and header

I'm trying to create a template for my article, which has an image on the header, and on on the footer. I also want to put text on these images. The result would look like this : (Blue and green ...
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Image is inserting on a new page when it should insert under previous image

I'm using the following code {\bf Problem 1a} \begin{figure}[h] \centering \includegraphics[width=7cm]{x^2+y^2} \end{figure} \medskip {\bf Problem 1b} \begin{figure}[h] \centering \...
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PGFPlot : Relative positioning of legend according to axis

I am trying to move the legend of a PGFPlot above the top right corner, but using relative positioning like at={(current axis.above of north east)} in stead of manually giving a position like at={(1, ...
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How to move math symbols vertically and horizontally

How do I move the double arrow horizontally to the right? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{p{5cm}p{5cm}} {\begin{align} \underset{u(t), \eta(t), r}{\...
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position node relative to current bounding box

With \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \draw (2,2) circle (3cm); \node at (current bounding box.north)[anchor=north]{north}; \node at (current ...
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How do I allow paragraph text to continue on a figure?

I have a figure (in a rectangular frame), with blank space on the top two thirds of the left half of the image. I want to let paragraph text continue through this blank area (as if the figure didn't ...
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Pictures of equal size have different position when exchanged by the only command in a beamer presentation

I want to have the same basic slide with different pictures. For this I tried to use the only command. My minimal working example is \documentclass[12pt]{beamer} \usetheme{Goettingen} \usepackage[...
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How to add photo in moderncv's banking style above the title

I am using the site Overleaf in order to write my CV (moderncv's banking style) and I would like to try to add a photo into it but I don't know how. In the code says that the only thing I have to do ...
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Enforce single figure to be placed in its specific section, while figures in other sections unrestricted

I want to have a figure placed inside its designated section, so I read about it here: Link But, the problem with using \usepackage[section]{placeins} is that it will cause all other sections to be ...
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How to position a listing correctly?

I have a situation similar to the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{inconsolata} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{graphicx} \definecolor{pblue}{rgb}{0.13,0....
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tikz drawing label between nodes

I am drawing TCP packet diagram and I have been using coordinates to draw my packets and to place the socket end points (IP:port) on my diagram. I now need to include the TCP packet type. I would ...
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How to put a table and a matrix side by side on Latex

I don't know how to put a table and a matrix side by side. If you have to know the data on the table is just the entries of the matrix that I want to put at the right side of the table.
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Positioning of Figures in latex

How can I place figures like this:
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Yet another table that won't fit on page

After about 3 hours of looking through related material and failing to find a solution, I've concluded that there isn't a pattern that can be followed to fit a generic table to a generic page. Every ...
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Frame with two columns and one title

I need to produce a frame with two boxes and only one title as shown in this figure: My current code is the following: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{array} \usepackage[top=1cm, left=2cm,...
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tikz y-shifting sections of tikzpicture

I am trying to draw a figure will 6 separate time lines that I want to display and have them all align at the zero point. I draw them all at the y=0, but I would like to y-shift the entire time lines ...
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Controlling placement of “set” of figures in a two-column document

I have 8-figures that need to come in sequence (no text/section in between) in a two-column IEEEtran documentclass (all fit in 1.5 pages if no text in between). How can I control the set of figures ...