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What is the proper method of accessing a counter?
Continuous v. per-chapter/section numbering of figures, tables, and other document elements

I'm using the book class, therefore when I start a new chapter, the figure counter is set to 1. I want to have monotonous numeration of the figures. How can I unbind the counter from its master?

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marked as duplicate by yo', lockstep, Thorsten, egreg, Mico Mar 22 '12 at 8:18

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Check the answers for this question: tex.stackexchange.com/questions/28333/… – yo' Mar 22 '12 at 5:45
Thanks. It turned out to be quite easy. – Ivan Bychkov Mar 23 '12 at 2:52

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