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Mikerada6
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Postby Mikerada6 » Wed Mar 04, 2009 6:40 pm

When i typeset the following command:
  1. \begin{center}
  2. \scalebox{.50}{\includegraphics{C:/Documents and Settings/Rezzie/Desktop/Phi/Pics/line.jpg}}
  3. \end{center}


to the right of the image i get a "and Settings/Rezzie/Desktop/Phi/Pics/line.jpg". How do i get rid of it?

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Postby localghost » Wed Mar 04, 2009 6:58 pm

Avoid special characters (blank spaces, underscores) in both the path and the name of the file or use the grffile package from the oberdiek bundle.

Scaling of included graphics is done much easier with an optional argument.
  1. \includegraphics[scale=0.5]{filename}



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Postby Mikerada6 » Thu Mar 05, 2009 7:20 pm

That did the trick thank you very much


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