# [texhax] Latex help,

Axel E. Retif axel.retif at mac.com
Wed Nov 21 16:56:39 CET 2007

On  21 Nov, 2007, at 02:38, Mr. D IIYAMBO wrote:

> Hello Sir,
>
> I’m trying to import a picture that I’ve drawn using MATLAB or
> Excel  into a latex document. I tried using the following commands
> but they don’t seem to work.
>
> \begin{figure}[h]
>
> \centering
>
> \scalebox{0.5}
>
> {includegraphics{w12_1.eps}}
>
> \end{figure}
>
> This is the error message that I’m getting: “Cannot determine  the
> size of graphic in w12_1.eps (no Bounding box)”
>

Perhaps you already have a command line program called eps2eps,
which, I think, can correct the bounding box. Also, I think is better

\begin{figure}[h]
\centering
\includegraphics[scale=.5]{w12_1.eps}
\end{figure}

Best,

Axel