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

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Automatically fit the graphics in the remaining space of a Beamer slide

I want to put a figure in some part of the presentation (beginning, middle or end of the slide). I want the figure to be adjusted to the height of the available space while keeping the aspect ratio ...
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Problem with scaling multiple tikz picture in one line

This is one of the first figures I drew with latex. \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{scrbook} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{calc} \usetikzlibrary{intersections} ...
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Fit table to page

I am new to latex and struggling a bit to fit a regression table onto one page (portrait). At the moment I am using \resizebox but cannot quite get it work. I found a similar thread which relies on ...
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longtable inside adjustbox

The following longtable (or longtabu) is too wide. Naive as I am, I have put the table into a adjustbox, but it does not compile. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{longtable} \usepackage{tabu} ...
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Resize a tabular object to textwidth

I have a table which its width exceed the textwidth of the document, but I want reduce its size to fit the textwidth space. I have tried the resizebox command but it doesn't work at all. ...
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How do I change the aspect ratio of gnuplot output?

How do I change the aspect ratio of the canvas of a gnuplot plot in LaTeX using the gnuplottex package? The following changes the aspect ratio of the output but not the canvas size, thus leaving a ...
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Rescaling gnuplottex to fit in subfigure

I would like to use gnuplot environments (from the gnuplottex package) in subfigures (from the subcaption package). How can I change the size of the gnuplot graph, so that it will fit into the ...
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Scale tikz figure to a percentage of \textwidth

A user asked a question about scaling a figure to a factor of \textwidth and got an answer like this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} ...
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Scaling a tikz-cd commutative diagram in TikZ?

I'd like to be able to scale some rather complex CDs using the scale key, for example scale=0.5. In the following MWE the scale key seems to have no effect. \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Various table formatting problems

I've been trying to format a table for my thesis for two days and it just doesn't work. I've already searched everywhere for answers but couldn't find them and/or understand them. Here's what I want ...
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Error when including .tex file created with XCircuit in Latex mode

I've recently created an eps figure using XCircuit. Labels of the components written in "LaTeX Mode" to have the default LaTeX font. When i try to compile my .tex file i get the following error: ...
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Really wide hat symbol

Is there any way to get a hat wider than widehat? Why doesn't \widehat{abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz} really go over all of it?
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Side by side figures adjusted to have equal height

I have two graphics of different dimensions which I would like to put into my document side by side such that: The two figures are scaled to have the same height. The two figures take up the entire ...
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Align table horizontally - rescale

I would like to align horizontally two tables, if necessary rescaling them, to put them on the same line. Obviously even the caption must be scaled, remaining aligned with the center of the table. ...
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insert a scaled picture on the right side of the page on an existing picture in latex

I am new user of latex. Can I insert a scaled image on the right side of the page?While, I have already full size image on the same page. There is no text on this page. Thanks in advance. ...
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pgfplots: locally activating linear scale in a log scale plot

I have the following short example: \documentclass[tikz,10pt]{standalone} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath,amsfonts} \usepackage{pgfplots} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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TiKZ matrix of objects

I am drawing diagrams which consist of grids, some cells of which are filled with circles, like this: I created this picture with \begin{tikzpicture}[scale=0.6] \draw[shift={(0.5,0.5)}] (0,0) ...
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Scalable font does not actually scale? pdflatex

I imagined that a scalable font could be scaled to any number. Apparently not? MWE: % !TEX TS-program = pdflatex % !TEX encoding = UTF-8 Unicode ...
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Font scaling: Shrink all fontsizes locally

I have a section at the end of my document that contains various elements that do not trivially react to writing \small in front of the section (e.g. \printbibliography, but also some custom ...
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Horizontally and vertically center a figure and scale to fill the whole page in landspape orientation

I want to have an image that fills a landscape page. I have tried: \documentclass[a4paper]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{pdflscape} %Gives us landscape pages with ...
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Automatically adjust height of `\tikzpicture` to match height of `minipage` environment

Is there a way to scale the tikzpicture so that the two minipage environments have the same height? Code: \documentclass[8pt]{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} ...
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How to add a scaled option to arev package?

The arev package provides extended version of BitStream Vera Sans fonts but without scaled option. The bera package uses beraserif, berasans and beramono with scaled option (via t1fve.fd, t1fvm.fd ...
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Compile a LaTeX document into a PNG image that's as short as possible

I need to convert my LaTeX documents into PNG. The problem is, I also need the resulting image to be as short as possible (height-wise). I've tried latex followed by dvipng, but the result is always ...
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Combine universal and existential quantfiers

I want to combine the existential and universal quantifiers so that the left part of the universal quantifier match the right of the existential. To do so I defined the command: ...
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Tikzpicture also scaling “dashed”, “dotted”, etc., patterns [duplicate]

I was wondering why predefined patterns like dashed, dotted, thick, etc., do not scaled when scaling the complete tikzpicture environment. Minimal Example: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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How to scale a figure including picture using tikzscale?

I'm having troubles with the tikzscale package. I'm trying to insert arrows above a picture. And, when I do so, I have the following error : "! Package tikzscale Error: Requested to scale unscalable ...
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Post process each entire page to move/resize contents

LaTeX beginner here. I am looking to physically print a rendered document on a size that is not 8.5 x 11. My printer can only handle that size, and does strange things to smaller pdf's. However. If I ...
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Crop an image in tikz using 2 points of reference and a height

Consider the following code: % DOCUMENT TYPE \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} % PACKAGES \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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Asymptote: prevent label scaling in 3d perspective

Is there a simple way to prevent labels from scaling based on their distance to the camera in a perspective 3d view? (For example, see the first comment on this question or page 65 of this tutorial.) ...
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Using symbol “{” in big size

I want to use to symbol { in big size and I tested $\left\{$ but it is not functional. So, I need to help for writing this symbol.
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pgfplots: how can I scale to text width?

This question led to a new package: tikzscale When I try to scale a plot with: width=\textwidth there is some horizontal space between the start/end of the plot and the start/end of the ...
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How to scale a tikzpicture to \textwidth

I would like to scale my tikzpicture to exactly (or a proportion of) the \textwidth Of course I could play with the [scale=0.5] option until I found the right value, but I assume there must be an ...
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Longtable & scalebox

I have a very long table which i decided to make smaller using scalebox (successfully) and also split into two pages using longtable. However, no matter how hard I try, I cannot run those two things ...
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Setting table-width exactly to linewidth

I'm trying to create a table with exactly the same width as the surronding text. I would expect that the command \resizebox{\linewidth}{!}{..table..} should do the job. However, the tables width is ...
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Maximum figure width when using bmcart class

I am writing a paper for a journal and have to use the bmcart class of the BioMed Central template found here (direct link to ZIP file). I am using it with two columns: ...
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Tikz node centers with scaling

Can you explain why TikZ places the node center incorrectly in this MWE? I expect the red node to overlap the black one entirely, but it does not. If I remove the scaling, the problem goes away. ...
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Minimize size of a figure (tikz - pgf) in LaTeX [duplicate]

I'm using MikTeX and WinEdt for writing an IEEE conference paper. To create a neural network structure I used this code : \begin{figure} \begin{tikzpicture}[ init/.style={ draw, circle, inner ...
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Fitting tables into beamer

I have some tables in my presentations that are rather big. I found out how to use \resizebox to fit them into my page. Unfortunately this only works for tables that are wide. For long tables, my ...
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Scale image to page width?

I use \inclugraphics[scale=TRYING TO GUESS THE NUMBER FOR PAGE WIDTH]{...} but I find this errorsome, is there some ready flag to set the image to page width? I usually use PNG and JPG photos.
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Scaling (and annotating) images in a rotated matrix of tikz nodes, scaled to page size?

In the MWE below, which currently results with this output (click for full-res): ... I want to: Arrange four images in 2 rows, 2 columns, for which I've used a \matrix of \tikz nodes, Have them ...
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Scaling images when inputting a tex file

I am using Xcircuit to produce images which creates an eps picture and has latex symbol which is overlays on top of it. I would like to be able to scale the image as well as the symbols. i tried the ...
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LaTeX Table Generator

I'm new in Latex and I should deal with huge number of tables in different ways and limited time, for that I used LaTeX Table Generator website to make the process easier. Could you guys tell me what ...
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High precision \includegraphics for LaTeX

\includegraphics produces boxes whose witdth and height are about 0.5pt off: \usepackage{graphicx} ... \setbox0\hbox{\includegraphics[width=\textwidth,height=\textheight]{mypic}} \showthe\textheight ...
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Best figure size adjustment when dealing with different image sizes

I have a script which automatically creates a beamer presentation with several .ps images, each one inserted in a distinct frame. Those images consist on graphs built using GraphViz. The script is ...
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How to align and scale pdf in the same way

I have a big image in PDF and I use software to split that PDF into 5 equal pieces. I am using pdflatex to insert each pdf in a separate page with \includegraphics by the same scale factor. I need to ...
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Latex: Figure is too large for PDF

I am a graduate student working on a research paper. I am using WinEdit 8.1. I am new to latex but I am almost finished with the paper. I am have issue inserting a picture into the document. ...
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Resize table and caption

I usually apply a \scalebox to resize things, but I always stumble upon the fact that I cannot simply include a \caption{...} in the \scalebox. As an alternative to \scalebox, I found I may use ...
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Importing .pdf image created by Inkscape UNSCALED [closed]

I created a simple drawing in Inkscape, which I exported as .pdf to include it into a LaTeX file. In the image I want to have a nice 5mm grid. (Created using Extensions->Render->Grids...) If I ...
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LaTeX figure labeling using overpic: rescaling problems

I am using the overpic package to lay over different pictures in LaTeX. I am also labeling the axes of the figure using \put. The problem is say I have labeled the figure correctly. Now, sometime ...
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\resizebox and page sizes

What is the exact operation and syntax for resizing an object? I am writing a macro package for printing on multiple paper sizes, including A4 2-column, eBook-size, portrait and 9inx6in WEB browsable ...