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Last figures lose resolution

Postby Cristian » Thu Apr 17, 2014 9:54 pm

Hello all,

When I compile my latex document I get everything right, except that from figure 17 to the last one the image quality is far lower than figures 1-16. All the images comes in eps format except for 3 that comes in pdf. The last one of those three figures is coincidently located as figure 16, whereas the other two are labeled as figures 5 and 9 (came up well on the pdf output).

To compile, I use Texnic center version 2.0 Beta1, and my output profile is selected as LaTex-->PS-->PDF (otherwise the figures comes up with a wrong bounding box).

Here's a copy of my preamble:

  1. \documentclass[letterpaper,11pt,spanish,final,titlepage]{book}
  2. \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc}
  3. \pagestyle{headings}
  4. \usepackage{amsmath,chngcntr}
  5. \usepackage{amsthm}
  6. \usepackage{graphicx}
  7. \usepackage{amsfonts}
  8. \usepackage[dvips]{epsfig}
  9. \usepackage{indentfirst}
  10. \DeclareMathOperator{\sen}{sen}
  11. \renewcommand\tablename{Tabla}
  12. \renewcommand\figurename{Figura}
  13. \renewcommand\chaptername{Cap\'itulo}
  14. \renewcommand\contentsname{Contenidos}
  15. \renewcommand\appendixname{Ap\'endice}
  16. \counterwithout{figure}{chapter}

And I put my figures on the document trough an \input option as \input{Figures}

Do you know any way to resolve this? Thank you!

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Postby Johannes_B » Fri Apr 18, 2014 11:12 am

Hard to tell with this little information. Please try to hack down your file to the minimum. Make copies and to that in an extra directory. This is also called a minimum working example. All the information need (and just the information needed) to tell a story.

LaTeX in dvi-mode cannot process pdf images. Use pdflatex for that. You can convert your eps files using package epstopdf.
The smart way: Calm down and take a deep breath, read posts and provided links attentively, try to understand and ask if necessary.

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