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Starting a picture at the left position and enlarging it to fill the whole page [duplicate]

I'm having an image which I need to display so that it takes up most of a page (the total width of the page to be exact). The picture itself has a larger width than height and is so big in width that ...
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Center figure that is wider than \textwidth

I have a figure that is wider than the \textwidth of my document. (I don't want to change the \textwidth.) As a result, the leftmost part of the figure is flush with the left margin, while the ...
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How to include a picture over two pages, left part on left side, right on right (for books)?

When writing a long book (from 300 to over a 1000 pages), there is often need to include large pictures and one wishes to have them displayed over two pages, left half on the left page, right half on ...
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How do I control the exact dimension of a picture in LaTeX?

This question is pretty simple: I'd like to have the possibility to get the exact size of a picture in LaTeX with, for example, the macro \the. In fact, I've founded the way \settoheight{} and so on, ...
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Dynamically insert full-page image at nearest page break

The situation: I have a document that essentially consists of many pages of plain text. I would like to include a full-page image at the page break nearest to a given line. It is important that the ...
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The inserted image is too big

I am using the \includegraphics feature of LaTeX to insert an image in my document but it is so big that it only shows a part of it. What do I need to do? I know it is not due to the scale as I have ...
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Inserted Picture Position & Picture Size

I am a newbie in LaTeX. I am currently using it writing a very simple school lab report. I encounter a problem when I try to enlarge the inserted pictures by changing the [width=6.0in] parameter in ...
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Define the size of an imported picture

Is it possible to use the width of the paper as a variable in order to set the width of an imported graphics? For instance when I want the picture size to be the width of the paper, minus 3 ...
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Prevent image from automatically centering?

I'm inserting an image like so... \begin{figure}[h!] \includegraphics[width=400mm]{wut.png} \caption{Gantt Chart} \end{figure} However, the image is automatically beginning in the center of my ...
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Ideas for a physical (non-PDF-digital) Bookmark

I'd like to make a physical bookmark, so that readers can leave inside the page numbers to mark where to continue reading. I haven't ever seen any examples of this through the site. This would be a ...
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Span Figure to Text Width in Lyx

I'm using Lyx and would like to place a figure that spans the text width. No matter what I try, the left margin of the figure is indented, and the right margin sticks out. There's this post: Scale ...
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Positioning & scaling images to account for bleed

Against my better judgement, I've spent far more time than I have available to accommodate printing guidelines for a self-published booklet. The booklet is a half-letter size page. In some cases, an ...