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Customizing Multiline captions

I would like to have a caption which is centered and has multiple lines. For example, \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \centering \begin{tabular}{cc} \rule{5cm}{3cm} & ...
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Longtable captions do not wrap inside threeparttable environment

I'm using the threeparttable package to automatically wrap my captions to table width. However, I occasionally need to use longtable to split a table across multiple pages. When I do so, the caption ...
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Very narrow table caption

I don't know why the table caption is so narrow The code is \begin{table}[!t] \centering \small \caption{\textbf{Main characteristics of the simulated system.} The latencies assume ...
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Caption appears with ugly head at end of longtable

I want to put a lengthy caption at the end of a table, and, as currently formatted, the caption doesn't fit on the page with the last row of the table. The result is a rather ugly header on the last ...
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tabular can't caption is separated

I'm creating a table like this: \captionof{table}{caption} \begin{tabular}{@{} *5l @{}}\toprule \emph{header1} & \emph{header2} & \emph{header3} \\\midrule item1 & v1 & v2 \\ item2 ...
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Caption of table is too small and does not align with other captions of tables

I am making a paper and for one table I have to use the longtable package, after struggling a lot I am almost done with this table. One problem left, the caption does/header of the table is too small ...
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Caption in the outer margin using longtable within a tufte-latex document

The tufte-latex class has a page layout with a wide margin on the side; the class redefines the figure and table environments so that the captions are put in the margin, side to side with the floating ...
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Left-alignment of table caption. Forced to center

I am trying to get the table caption left aligned (as the first table labeled "parameter estimates" using tabularx), but in tabular* environment (also happens to my tabularx in the original document) ...
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How to suppress hyphenation in figure and table captions?

To suppress hyphenation in section names I use \hyphenpenalty=10000 in \titleformat command. Is there any similar way to suppress hyphenation in figure and table (and longtable) captions?
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74 views

Caption under table

Is it in any way possible to make a caption right under my table? I've tried \caption{table 1}, but that does not work, nothing changes. And how do I get the text aligned to the left in the column? ...
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Table Caption below the Table

I am writing a paper and I would like to have the caption of the table below the table instead I have it on top of it. This is my code: \documentclass{article} % The style file \usepackage{imav} ...
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Lower case in Table caption

I want to write $N_{\textrm{act}}$ in Table Caption. However, I get act as small caps ACT. I want act as lowercase in text $N_{\textrm{act}}$.
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Redefine table caption

I'm writing a paper in IEEEtran twocolumn format. When putting pictures in my paper I prefer to use the Table environment over the Figure environment. I feel that the Table environment does a better ...
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longtabu newenvironment caption error [duplicate]

I want to make an environment for my tables. See the following example: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage{longtable} \usepackage{booktabs} % \toprule, \bottomrule ...
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Which macros define spaces around table and float environments? [duplicate]

I am trying to define the length of vertical space between tables and text globally in my document. So far, I have been using \setlength{\intextsep}{0cm} \setlength{\floatsep}{0cm} ...
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The distance between the caption and the table

I use the following table in Latex. And I want to decrease the distance between the caption and the table. And also I want to adjust the distance between the table and the above text; the distance ...
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How to align table and caption when table is centered on page

I haven't been able to figure out the best way to set up my tables. These are the features that they are supposed to have: Should be centered on page Caption should be "justified" and aligned with ...
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Sidecaptions next to sidewaystables

I'd like to place a caption left/right next to my table which is rotated by 90 degrees. So the caption should be next (e.g. bottom right) to the table and both, the caption and the table should be ...
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77 views

Control vertical space of a caption in a given figure

I have used \captionsetup before mentioning the \caption{} I couldn't find a proper setting of this property. How can I adjust the caption's margin in order to illustrate it clearly? ...
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Caption in LyX appears below a “sub-title”

I'm using the following TeX code in LyX for creating a double table. When viewing it in .pdf I don't know why the caption "Main Title" appears below the text Panel A: Effect. Definitely it should be ...
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White space between caption and sidewaystable

I am using a sidewaystable from the rotating package. I am trying to add some white space between the caption and the table (caption is placed above table). I tried using ...
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307 views

longtable caption formatting

I'm having some troubles with captions in longtable tables. I'm trying to typset for a thesis (so am using a class that I didn't write) and my school requires double spacing for body text but single ...
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How to add linenumbers to figure captions? [duplicate]

I'd like to add linenumbers to my TeX-file. I found the packe lineno which I'm using as follows: \usepackage{lineno} \linenumbers Unfortunately line numbers are not added to the figure captions and ...
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1answer
47 views

Editing table's caption's name [duplicate]

how do I to edit table's caption's name ? Transformation : "Table" --->> "Tableau"
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79 views

longtable caption (make it look like table caption as defined by a LaTeX class)

I have the following MWE with a table and a longtable, and I just want that the longtable caption looks exactly as the table caption without modifying anything from the table above (just the ...
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Table and caption formatting

I'm having some problems getting my table and caption formatting to look right. Below is a sample of the code from my thesis. I've included all the packages that I'm using in my thesis, so that you ...
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Table caption problem. Text goes new line every word

I've a strange problem with caption of table. The text is shrinked to the center (see picture). This is the code of the table in the example (the result is the same for all the table I made). ...
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141 views

Eliminate reference to chapter in table caption (memoir class)

I'm editing a book using the memoir class. Each chapter has a different author, and I restart numbering of all elements at the start of each chapter. So far, so good. However, I want to eliminate the ...
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Add keys to table (with picture and code) [duplicate]

As you see in the red part of the picture, I would like to add keys to explain what the brackets stand for. I just added this with paint, but is there a way to do this in tex? Also, are there nicer ...
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Footnotes in table captions but not in list of tables

I have the following problem: My tables are formatted via caption[title]{long description...}. Now I need to add the sources to some of them as a footnote added to the caption, like in the following ...
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117 views

Add table titles from captions in scrreprt class

I am badly looking for a way to give all my tables the same title in the document, that is used in the list of tables via caption[title]{long description...}. The reason is that my tables originate ...
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table and caption distance

I am quite new to Latex, and I was wondering, if there is way to change the distance between the caption and the table. If you compile this example you can understand what I mean. ...
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1answer
131 views

Custom table caption (Updated)

I'd like to achieve a custom table (figure) format with Table numbering and title (this is usually the title also used in the list of tables but does not have to be) in boldface, and the (longer) ...
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353 views

Change Table Caption Numbering

I want to change the caption number from 2.1 to 2.3.1 as my section is 2-3. I got try to use \usepackage{chngcntr} and \counterwithin{table}{section} but due to my section title is 2-3. It will label ...
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113 views

Captions for tables in Beamer

I am attempting to add a caption to a table in a Beamer presentation. The caption I would like to add is "this is my caption" but when I compile the caption reads "Table : this is my caption". What ...
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112 views

How to left align caption inside subtable?

I have the following code: \documentclass[letterpaper,12pt]{article} % things needed to include figures \usepackage{subfigure, graphicx} % float must be included for the [H] to actually work ...
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Caption of Table “floating” above the table [duplicate]

I have the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{booktabs} \begin {document} \begin {table} [ht] \caption*{\bf{Table 6: Pattern of Share Ownership, 2011}} ...
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Create professional looking table description above table

I'm searching for the 'best' method to create professional academic table descriptions above e.g. a regression table. I managed to create something as below, just wondering whether there is a prefered ...
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476 views

Top padding inside tabular when using parbox

I need to fake a caption under an image, since you can't use figure/caption inside tabular/longtable environments (afaik). The data inside the table are generated dynamically so I don't know the ...
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dpfloat affects table caption spacing with floatrow

I am trying to format two full-page tables such that they appear side-by-side on consecutive pages in a double-sided report. Typically this is easy to achieve using dpfloat however, I have found ...
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How to avoid longtable caption repetition in list of tables?

In the below MWE, the caption was repeated twice in the list of tables. How to make appear only once? \documentclass[oneside,toc=graduated]{scrbook} \usepackage{longtable} \usepackage{booktabs} ...
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Can't get a new line in my table caption

(Below) is what I have, with some data shaved off. However, when I view my PDF the caption looks like: Table1::NGC 2264... I would like it as: Table1 NGC 2264 (centered of course) I've been ...
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Document programming in Latex [closed]

I'm looking of document programming in LaTeX, but I have not found it; just tutorials for beginners. Can someone suggest me the best (French or English)? ok .. thank you for your answers. Then I ...
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1answer
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Caption won't stick to table - gets centered

I'm trying to create a table with a caption on top of it, with the caption centered to the table. I have this code: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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335 views

How to get a dot instead of colon in table captions?

Now I have Table 1: Title I need Table 1. Title
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321 views

Selectively suppress caption numbering when using xtable

I have a chunk of code which is producing table output using Xtable and I would like to suppress the table numbering. I know I can suppress numbering using \caption* outside of Xtable but I'm stumped ...
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Table with caption too wide for standalone package document

I am trying to output a wide table with a caption using the standalone package. When I do the following without a caption, I get nice output: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{caption} ...
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How do I add a vertical break after table captions?

I have noticed that in LaTeX, article does not create vertical whitespace after a table caption. Is there a way to make this (and only this) act like it does in report ?
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260 views

Indent further paragraphs in the caption of a table

I have a little problem how to create a caption to my table. It looks ok as of now, but I would like to indent the heading of a new paragraph. Also right now, I cannot even create a new paragraph ...
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148 views

Align position of a table exactly to another one

I have a problem. I just made a table which was very wide, so I decided to split it into two smaller ones. Turned out the 2nd half is a little bit smaller in width than the first one. Now I want these ...