# [OS X TeX] \makebox{} Ignorance

Peter Dyballa Peter_Dyballa at Web.DE
Thu Feb 9 04:57:26 EST 2012

Am 9.2.2012 um 03:28 schrieb Don Green Dragon:

> But I could not get the same effect if I used the \begin{figure} ... \end{figure} environment. The graphics are always stacked one above the other. Is there some way to place the figures side-by-side while still using \begin{figure} ... \end{figure}? I would like to have them with captions and numbered!!

Put them in jail! A jail is a minipage. The floats don't have much space to float around in a limited vertical space.

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Pete

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