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I'm having a problem: I have to put a pdf (multi-page) file in a LaTeX document. But, when I do this, all the figures from the chapter appear after the document. I'm using:


and after some text and lines

\includepdf[pages=1-24, scale=0.95, pagecommand={\thispagestyle{plain}}]{document.pdf}

What can I do to force \includepdf to appear after the figures? I tried \pagebreak and \newpage and none of them helped.


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    Use \clearpage. – Ulrike Fischer Sep 7 '18 at 21:36
  • You might also look at the afterpage package, so as to not waste space. – John Kormylo Sep 9 '18 at 15:18

You can force the figures to appear within a certain section of text with \floatbarrier before and after the figures.

You can find this command from the placeins package

Good luck!

Edit for worked sample request:



\includepdf[pages=1-24, scale=0.95, pagecommand={\thispagestyle{plain}}]{document.pdf}
  • Welcome to TeX.SX! – user156344 Dec 1 '18 at 20:06
  • This looks more like a comment than an answer: could you either (a) elaborate on your suggestion, in particular including a Minimal Working Example, or (b) suggest an existing answer that already does so? – GuM Dec 1 '18 at 20:22

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