{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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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: ...
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Center caption in listing

I want to put the caption of my listing in the center but I can't do that. Do you have any idea how I could achieve this? The code: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{xcolor} ...
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Subfigure captioning

I have a figure with several subfigures. The figure has a \caption, which is messy in the List of Figures. I'd prefer to put \captions on each of the \subfigures. The code I'm using at the moment: ...
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Caption for a listing

I have captions on each of my listings. Each caption is prefaced with "Listing # [text]" where # is the number of the listing. Each caption is centered over my listing. How can I modify the options of ...
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Change format of reference to a subfigure

In my current document, I'm working with many subfigures. Normally, I like to refer to them using a style like Figure 1 b) where the space should be a halfspace, hence \, in the code. That's nice not ...
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Are there any subfloat package that works with tufte-latex?

I'm trying a lot of subfloat-like packages with tufte-latex and all of them seem to interact badly with tufte-latex in the matter of labels, refs and captions. To captions I could find solutions ...
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TAB command and \caption

Is there a way to add a description to this collection of cells? Something like \caption command. I tried but to no avail \begin{TAB}(e){|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|}{|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|} 0 & 1 ...
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How do I typeset a table with a caption within a tabularx within another table with a caption?

Unfortunately, it keeps bugging me with forgotten \endgroup, float(s) lost, not in outer par mode and so on. In other words, why can't I do something like this (the actual table is significantly more ...
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How to use caption and label in grammar environment?

I can't manage to add a caption and a label to my grammar environment: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{syntax} \grammarindent 80pt \begin{document} \begin{grammar} <condition> ::= "$" ...
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Justify a text inside a figure environment

I insert several figures in my document, but I am unable so far to fully justify the text just below the caption: "BLA BLA BLA" \begin{figure} \centering \caption{NICE TITLE}\label{graph:p} ...
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Variable Caption spacing for `tikzpicture` and `tabular`

The \abovecaptionskip option gives different results with tikzpicture and tabular. MWE: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{tikz} % \begin{document} ...
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Add a rule underneath “Figure 1”

I want to add a line beneath the figure caption such as Figure 1 Figure caption text here.... I managed to include a newline, change the color and look of the caption via caption package: ...
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Footnotes inside captions using LyX [duplicate]

I finally found a way to insert a footnote inside a caption while using float:Table in LyX, from this answer. You need to insert \protect\footnotemark in the caption and \footnotetext{Text to ...
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Force caption to go above/below with biblatex

I have used the following to force captions above (tables) and below (figures) as per the answer to this question. \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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How to display the footnote in the bottom of the slide while using \columns?

I am using \columns in beamer to show two pictures. After I added \footnote{ExampleText} after captions, the ExampleTest just appear in each column. Now I want to show all of the ExampleText in the ...
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Command for table with label

How can I create a command for a 2 tables with a label on top and a command for the options below? example of what i am saying is:
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Font size of Figure Caption Header

My question is about changing the font size. I have to insert two figures side by side. Coming to inserting the captions for the figures individually: Figure 3: blah blah.....................Figure ...
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Adding a caption to a graphic inside a longtable

I have the following longtable : \begin{longtable}{|p{10cm}|} \hline some text \includegraphics[width=10cm,keepaspectratio]{\basedir some.png} some text\\ \hline ...
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Can I have a mathematical equation within a caption?

I'd like to have an eqnarray environment (or equivalent) within a table caption. If I do this naively, \begin{table*} % table stuff \caption{\label{tab:my_tab} \begin{eqnarray} a ...
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Memoir sub table numbering wrong

I am using sub tables and it seems because I but the table caption above I get the wrong number in the sub table references. How can I fix this? I am pretty sure it is related to the package float ...
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Table paragraph column does not seem to work properly (& caption issue)

Quite new to LaTeX, everything was going fine until tables! My document class is: \documentclass[a4paper, twocolumn]{article} And I'm trying to insert this table into it: \begin{table*} ...
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TikZ's extended line penetrates the figure caption

Here is an example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{figure}\centering \begin{tikzpicture}[extended line/.style={shorten >=-#1,shorten <=-#1}] \draw [very ...
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Linenumbers with lineno (edtable) breaks inside threeparttable because of caption

I'm trying to show linenumbers for tables using lineno, i.e. edtable. The table is set using threeparttable and linenumbers work fine, but compilation fails when including a caption. The error message ...
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How can I turn off table and figure captions?

I am using my figures and tables both in report documents, where I want them to have caption text, an in presentations made with Beamer, where I want them to not have a caption text. I am using the ...
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grid of figures, caption to the left of each row

I think the title says it all: I took photos of 5 object from 3 different angles. So for each object there are 3 pics. I would like to display them so there's a row per each object, and in that row ...
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How do I put two footnotes in the caption of a float?

This question Using \footnote in a figure's \caption already has some suggestions on how to get a footnote in a caption. None seem really satisfactory because it seems hard to get the footnote ...
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Caption on side by side matrices

I have two matrices side by side, like this: \[ \left[\begin{array}{cc} a & b \\ c & d \end{array}\right] \qquad \left[\begin{array}{cc} e & f \\ g & h ...
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putting the caption of a table on its right

I have a table environment, which has a tabular environment inside, and I would like to put the caption on its right (the table is narrow enough for that), and not below it. How would that be ...
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How to import data from a CSV file in a figure caption using csvsimple?

I have made a pretty report that gets all the data from CSV files data.csv like this : Images,Infos,Bayer,BilineaireA,BilineaireB,TeinteA,TeinteB,ContourA,ContourB,Forme img1(illusion),Temps (en ...