# [NTG-context] A side by side float that takes advantage of the margin

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Fri Sep 16 16:16:22 CEST 2005

```
Giuseppe Bilotta wrote:
> I have a situation when I have to put side by side two
> floats (a table and figure). My current code is
>
> \placetable[here][label]{caption}%
> {\\placesidebyside
> {table code}{figure code}
> }

Have you tried \centerline  (may not work)?

\placetable[here][label]{caption}%
{\centerline{\placesidebyside{table code}{figure code}}}

Taco
```