These three programs operate much the same way, and can convert between most graphics formats. Leave a Reply Cancel reply. Thank you for the article! It installs a virtual printer that can be accessed from other software having a "print For a more graphical approach, try The GIMP, which allows you to visually load and save to plenty of image formats. To learn how to use the more typical JPG and PNG formats I'd recommend reading this tutorial through first, and then move on to the PDFs tutorial which gives a more convenient route using the 'pdflatex' command.
However, on the downside, the fonts are NOT converted to lines, but instead to bitmaps, which reduces the quality of the fonts. One solution might be to use the [H] option not any other on the inner float, as this option "pins" the inner float to the outer one. To prevent the figures from being placed out-of-order with respect to their "non-starred" counterparts, the package fixltx2e  should be used e. If possible, I'd like to do this in a portable way i.
Gnuplot , producing scientific graphics since Compile it with either xelatex or latex-dvips-ps2pdf. TpX file to be processed by LaTeX. The package documentation list the options width and height , as well as others. In some cases, if can be useful to rescale the figure with respect to the width or the height of the text:. As with most things in LaTeX, there is more than one way to skin a cat. Most decent graphics software has the ability to save images in the EPS format extension is normally.