{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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Listings and continuation captions [duplicate]

In my document (KOMA script article) I use the listings package for code listings and the caption package for additional control over captions. My problem is that some listings flow over multiple ...
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Line up captions on side by side figures

I want to place two (or more) figures with side by side. The figures are independent, so need separate captions, with no overall caption for the two. I know how to do this with minipages within a ...
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How to use \abovetopsep (to add space between a table's caption and tabular part)?

I read in the documentation of the booktabs package that \abovetopsep can be used to add some space between a table and its caption (instead of the lower-level \vspace{}). However, the exact placement ...
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subfigures with memoir

I switched to memoir and stopped including subfig and now all my subfigures interpret the caption as actual text, i.e., "[caption...]" shows up in the document with the square brackets. How do I have ...
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Change the font of figure captions

I would like to italicize my figure captions and make them smaller. How can I do that?
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Label in caption

For certain styles it appears that the \label statement must be included in \caption to preserve good referencing. Why is that?
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Listings caption [duplicate]

I'm using the listings package with this \begin command: \begin{lstlisting}[caption=blabla, label=amb] This yields a nice code listing with a caption like "Listing 1.1 blabla". Is there a way to ...
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What is the correct way to caption a `tikzpicture`?

I have some trees drawn with tikz and I'd like to have some text associated with them. I can use \caption within figure, but not tikzpicture. UPDATE: Thanks for your advice. figure seems to put my ...