Re: Using a notebook - how to add a caption and ...

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg129763] Re: Using a notebook - how to add a caption and ...*From*: Eduardo MAM Mendes <emammendes at me.com>*Date*: Mon, 11 Feb 2013 04:38:32 -0500 (EST)*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@mail-archive0.wolfram.com*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@wolfram.com*Delivered-to*: mathgroup-newout@smc.vnet.net*Delivered-to*: mathgroup-newsend@smc.vnet.net*References*: <20130209054611.56BB4695B@smc.vnet.net>

That is true! I completely forgot ImageSize. many thanks Ed On Feb 10, 2013, at 6:41 PM, Murray Eisenberg <murrayeisenberg at gmail.com> wrote: > Easy to fix. Instead of just inserting the image, wrap it with Image and use the ImageSize option to Image. E.g., > > Column[{Image[pic, ImageSize -> 300], "Mathematica 9 is here"}] > > where either you've assigned to pic the inserted image or actually pasted a copied image right there. > > On Feb 10, 2013, at 3:26 AM, Eduardo MAM Mendes <emammendes at me.com> wrote: > >> Hi there >> >> many thanks. >> >> There is one problem though. If the Column cell is evaluated the figure size comes out pretty small and I have to resize every time. >> >> Am I doing something wrong? >> >> Cheers >> >> Ed >> >> >> On Feb 9, 2013, at 2:15 PM, Murray Eisenberg <murrayeisenberg at gmail.com> wrote: >> >>> Re your (a), putting a caption under an inserted picture: >>> >>> Here's one way. Before or after you insert the image, assign it to a name, say, >>> >>> pic = . . . ; >>> >>> For example, from www.wolfram.com, I selected the "spiky" with the '9' on it and pasted it into an Input cell after "pic =" and evaluated the cell. >>> >>> Next, evaluate a new cell: >>> >>> Column[{pic, "Mathematica 9 is here"}] >>> >>> You may use a Style in the 2nd element of that list to change the font. And various options of Column to adjust the appearance. >>> >>> Actually, there's no need for the separate step of assigning the image to a name; you can directly paste the image into the first position of the list argument of Column. >>> >>> >>> On Feb 9, 2013, at 12:46 AM, Eduardo MAM Mendes <emammendes at me.com> wrote: >>> >>>> I have been using notebooks to write reports for a while. Although I am getting by (the package Presentations by David Park has been of great help), I still have some points that I am not sure how to handle. Ok, here they are: >>>> >>>> a) Insert-> Picture-> From file inserts the jpg as advertised however I did not figure out how to add a text box that works as a caption just below the figure in the same cell. Of course the cell cannot be evaluated, so I have turn off that option. If there is a way to add the caption, I wonder whether the whole cell - picture + caption - could be centered justified. >>>> >>> >>> --- >>> Murray Eisenberg murray at math.umass.edu >>> Mathematics & Statistics Dept. >>> Lederle Graduate Research Tower phone 413 549-1020 (H) >>> University of Massachusetts 413 545-2838 (W) >>> 710 North Pleasant Street fax 413 545-1801 >>> Amherst, MA 01003-9305 >>> >>> >>> >>> >>> >> > > --- > Murray Eisenberg murray at math.umass.edu > Mathematics & Statistics Dept. > Lederle Graduate Research Tower phone 413 549-1020 (H) > University of Massachusetts 413 545-2838 (W) > 710 North Pleasant Street fax 413 545-1801 > Amherst, MA 01003-9305 > > > > >

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