{captions} is about captions for figures, tables and other, custom-defined floats or non-floating illustrations which are formatted to look identical to these floats. A popular package is caption.

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Customize the position of a figure [duplicate]

Hello although this question has been asked several times, I still can't position my figures at the right place. I have installed the float and the here packages. and the code is as follow: ...
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color an entry in the list of figures

I have a command that prints an image and will be used inside a certain environment. First I run a test if the file exists and is a valid image file (see this question for the definition of ...
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personal caption name [duplicate]

I have a table that I would like to insert like a figure, and I want that in the caption appears "Table 1" instead of "Figure 1". This in one example of what I did: ...
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Over wide figure with caption of the same width that both spill out of the right margin and are aligned flush left

This question is similar to that question, but instead I want to place a figure caption flush left aligned to an overwide figure so that it spills out of the right margin. MWE ...
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The text 'figure' being printed under captions in IEEEtran [closed]

Under \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran}, whenever I include a caption under a figure, right below the caption, the text 'figure' is printed. This does not happen under \documentclass{article}. ...
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automatic nomenclature breaks with subfigure

I am using the method recommended in List of symbols/abbreviations and macros to automatically generate an entry to the nomenclature (nomencl package) when I first use a command, i.e. ...
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How to vertically align the captions for sub figures in subfigure? [duplicate]

This is my tikz code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes,shapes.geometric,arrows,fit,calc,positioning,automata,} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{caption} ...
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Caption of an image doesn't follow flushleft

Hello I want to place a photograph in a page so i write: \begin{figure}[h] \caption{H Feistel Function } \begin{flushleft} \includegraphics[scale=0.7]{func} \end{flushleft} \end{figure} I face 2 ...
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Consecutive caption numbers without chngcntr?

As many before me I need consecutive caption numbers for figures and tables instead of chapter-based numbers like Figure 1.2. I use scrreprt and the caption-package for my document. I also need roman ...
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Caption on the side of a table

I tried to use the floatrow package together with the approach from the accepted answer from (Caption on the side of a figure) to put my table caption to the right top hand side of my table. However, ...
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Figure counter and figure label issues [duplicate]

i ve got an issue with Figure counting and, i think, labeling. Though I set the counter for figures at 0, my first figure, that I d like to have counted as 'Fig.1' and that is labeled as ...
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Using a caption label as a title

I have done some searching but not had much luck. I would like to be able to see and use the label of my caption as a 'title' for the caption text. An example: \documentclass[11pt]{article} ...
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How to remove “Algorithm #” caption prefix but keep list of algorithms?

I am using the algorithm-package and would like to name my algorithms without any generated prefix. So I would like to remove "Algorithm #" as prefix from my caption, but still keep the list of ...
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longtable list of tables caption problem

I am writing a MS dissertation, and using a long table in my thesis. I have a problem related with the caption of the long table in list of tables(LoT). Table 4.1 which is seen below, is a long table ...
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longtable captions in marginpar

I used floatrow to put all my captions (figure, table, listing) into the margin. The only captions left that i'm unable to put there belong to the longtable environment. Is there a way to put the ...
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Reducing vertical space between figure and caption [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to reduce space between image and its caption? How do I reduce the space below figures and above their captions, without changing the parameters for tables? For ...
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Continued 'figure' after 'table' Error [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: ContinuedFloat, and Subfloat The error is associated to the addition of a Caption in a Table when, in the same section, there is a figure split between two pages using ...
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How can I edit the caption of a LaTeX table

I have a problem with the caption of LaTeX tables. Is there any way to edit the caption of my LaTeX tables so that not all captions start with “Table1” Can I edit the second file into displaying ...
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Framed floats and background colors for captions

i wanted to edit my floats. Found the package floatrow and got the desired frames easily for them. Now i would like to add a backgroundcolor to the captions. The problem is that the \parbox, i ...
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How can I set this template so that lengthy code doesn't overshoot the page?

I actually asked the exact question here: http://tex.stackexchange.com/questions/87646/problem-formatting-java-code-in-my-latex-document-overshooting-the-page However I have tried using the ...
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Margincaption (floatrow) in outer margin (twoside)

I'm using Want figure height to ignore side caption height to place a caption into the outer margin. Unfortunately, i can get it only to work with left pages. On right pages i can't muster bringing ...
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How to center a specific caption?

I'm having a problem with centering my figure captions. Particuarly, I know that we can use \usepackage[justification=centering]{caption} to center captions, however, I'm interested in just centering ...
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Add source to figure caption

How can I add a source to a figure? I need to add \ref, \cite or just free text. Something like that: \begin{figure} [ht] \centering \includegraphics[width=0.95\textwidth]{res/figure.pdf} ...
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Getting lbr frame lines in a listing up to the caption box above it

I have a document similar to this: \documentclass[twoside,11pt,titlepage,a4paper]{report} %unterscheidung zwischen gerade und ungerade seite, 11pkt, kp, kp \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} %inputcodierung ...
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Space between table and caption in Beamer

I am making a slide using Stockton beamer theme. I have added a table to a frame, however as you can see in the screenshot, that space between caption and table is too much. I made some search and ...
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Why is there a large gap between imported png and caption? [duplicate]

Why the spacing between the caption and image is large and why it is not where I wanted it but somewhere else? How to make it next to it as I would normally expect a caption to be? I placed the png ...
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Using siunitx in captions?

I am using pdflatex(texlive 2011) to compile a document. Unfortunately it does not compile. ! Undefined control sequence. \metre ->\ERROR l.69 ...feld \num{6}{\metre} mal \num{6}{\metre}} ...
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Recreate position of subfigures in a table above figure caption

I need to recreate a particular style of captioning a "figure". Main characteristics of this style are: No subcaptions included in the subfigures. The position of the subfigures is recreated in a ...
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Resize table and caption

I usually apply a \scalebox to resize things, but I always stumble upon the fact that I cannot simply include a \caption{...} in the \scalebox. As an alternative to \scalebox, I found I may use ...
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How to remove space between table and caption? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to reduce space between image and its caption? I am working on one example in which i need to draw one table and its caption. How can i control the space between ...
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How to reduce space between image and its caption?

I m importing one image in latex document. But caption has bigger font than my normal text on page. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} Some text... ...
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How to get a picture with text to the right of it

what I want is to have a quote like this: I returned and saw under the sun, that the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of ...
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Removing Figure: from some pictures [closed]

I've searched the web, but I didn't have any luck with this. I have two pictures in a document, and I would like for one to have a caption, and for the other not to have one. So far I've only found ...
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Is there an incompatibility between caption and picinpar packages?

In the code below, the number of the second figure is 3 instead of 2. It seems that there is an incompatibility between caption and picinpar packages. Unfortunately, the picinpar documentation is not ...
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Caption label formatting in Context

I am trying to introduce a linebreak after the caption label so that the caption starts below the caption label in context. However, the suffix key for the \captionsetup only accepts text like : or ...
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Change caption of figure for references

I changed the caption of my figures running the following command (I'm using the babel package): \addto\captionsngerman{\renewcommand{\figurename}{Abb.}} If I use \autoref{$LABEL} to reference to ...
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Display short title and long title (both) in a caption?

The syntax for a caption is \caption[listoffigures/tables text]{Text actually displayed under picture/table} But what I would like to have is something like this: If I use the above command, the ...
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Caption number increases by two for every inclusion

I am trying to typeset my captions in margin using marginpar and captionof. Here is what I get by the MWE. Note the wrong caption numbers. The first caption is included using macro \fixedmarginpar ...
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Algorithm caption should be on top and and flushed left

I want the caption of my algorithm to be on top and flushed left: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[plain]{algorithm} \usepackage{algpseudocode} \begin{document} \begin{algorithm} \caption{Sketch ...
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suppress an entry from list of figures/tables in koma script

While I don't regret switching a thesis to KOMA script, I do (sometimes) regret stopping using the caption package even though it works fine with scrreprt! I need a solution that won't require using ...
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capmargin for multiline captions but centered for oneline

The koma class scrbook centers oneline captions if not given captions=nooneline. However, settings setcapmargin (\setcapmargin{0.05\textwidth}), also one line captions are left aligned with the ...
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How to use formattings of the caption-package within the hvfloat-package?

With the caption-package I'm declaring the style of my table- and figure-captions: \RequirePackage[singlelinecheck=false, listof=true, tableposition=top]{caption}% ...
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Create two sets of caption labels

I would like to create two sets of caption labels in latex, but research online has not yielded any satisfactory solution. I was wondering if anyone can provide help. More specifically, I have many ...
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Page breaking up for caption of a table

Using the following I get problem by page break up. \IfFileExists{FILE}{% \begin{center} \captionof{table}{Grenzwertverletzung [AL9]} \begin{tabular}{ll} AL9& \input{FILE} \\ \end{tabular} ...
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Multiple subfigures not appearing on the same line

Multiple figures under a single caption. I have tried a code to put two images in a together under a same caption. The subfigures do not appear on the same line. The code is : ...
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about \usepackage{graphicx,floatrow} in latex

When I use the code: \usepackage{graphicx,floatrow}, the caption of a table ends up under the table. This does not meet the requirement of Springer (book publisher).
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How to change caption from “Figure #:” to “Appendix #:” [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to change the name of document elements like “Figure”, “Contents”, “Bibliography” etc.? I was using minipage in LaTeX for my appendices in one of my English ...
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Alignment of Margin caption with floatrow and caption

I want my captions in marginpar to be left aligned. I am using raggedright option in caption package along with floatrow package. The captions are left aligned only for long captions. MWE ...
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Spurious whitespace in caption [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why the end-of-line % in macro definitions? I am not sure what is happening with this MWE. First the problem: You can clearly see the whitespace between the label and ...
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Index entries duplicated for captions

In document class book, and package caption, creating index with makeidx. Index entries for the main text and for footnotes collate properly; but those for captions create their own entries. Example: ...