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Figures

  1. Open powerpoint and create a figure.
  2. Select the figure and copy it to the windows clipboard.
  3. Open wmf2eps and paste from the clipboard.
  4. Set the output directory to the appropriate figures folder and convert to eps using the appropriate button.
  5. Include the following text in template.tex:
\begin{figure}[hhhhtb]
\centering
\includegraphics[width=.6\textwidth]{figures/figurename.eps}\\
\caption{This is the caption to the figure}
\label{fig:figurename}
\end{figure}
  1. In template.tex, you can refer to the figure with text like the following:

Figure~\ref{fig:figurename} shows some cool results.

  1. Compile using WinEdt.

Adding a jpg Photograph

1. Assuming that the photograph is located in the jpg file coolphoto.jpg, convert to eps format by using the following command (entered at a DOS prompt):

jpeg2eps coolphoto

2. Include eps figure using the instructions given above.