{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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how can remove part of figure caption from list of figure in latex?

I have this caption of figure: \caption{these are my figure. (a):aaaaa. (b): bbbbbb.} that appear in below of figure in text. All part of this caption appear in list of figure. I want only appear this ...
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Missing $ inserted in python code

I use python3 (with code not from me) to insert data from a database (bsddb3) from the program GRAMPS into a LaTeX document (TeX Live 2014) and I receive the following error messages: ! Missing $ ...
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How does LaTeX calculate the width of a caption? What is it based on?

A pretty straighforward question... I thought of it while using the caption package, where you can set the width parameter for a caption. I am wondering if there is a better (smarter) way-perhaps the ...
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Automatic way to use the first sentence of the figure caption as the short caption

Is there any automatic way to use the first sentence of a caption as the short caption to be displayed in table of contents? Precisely I want to write: \caption{First Sentence. Second Sentence.} to be ...
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insertion picture in latex problem [duplicate]

I'm using latex editor to insert a picture. When I view the output in pdf file the "Diagram.jpg" appear above the picture. How I can remove it? the code written for insertion is: \begin{figure}[h] ...
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Figure environment not compiling onto pdf [on hold]

I'm trying to get the following image to show up in my document: \begin{figure}[h] \includegraphics[width=\linewidth]{experimentalapparatus} \caption{Experimental Apparatus. Copied from Dr. Wes ...
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Table caption above, figure caption below in ConTeXt

My definition looks like this: \setupcaptions[location=top] \setupcaptions[way=bysection,prefixsegments=section,headstyle=\bf] And placement of tables ...
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Figure caption side by side of the last subfigure

I have a figure consisting of 4 subfigures and a quite long caption. What I would like to do is to have the first three subfigures in the first row and the last one in the second row while the ...
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List figures with \listoffigures but don't show the figures themselves

For a journal submission, I need a list of figure captions at the end of my manuscript but they explicitly asks not to include the figures themselves in the document. I have added \listoffigures at ...
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Hyperref compatability with automatically bolded first sentence of float caption float

I am able to automatically make the first sentence of a float caption bold by following the approach given at Automatically bold first sentence of a floats caption. However, when I use the hyperref ...
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How do I make part of my table caption in italic font?

I am very new to Latex and I am trying to make a very simple table with a species name in the title (caption). I want all of my title to be normal font except for the species name, which should be ...
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Add a caption under an image

I'm trying to get "Figure 1" as a caption under my picture but it isn't displaying for some reason, can somebody spot my error? I've removed text/formulas that wouldnt affect this part of the code, ...
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Custom citation in list of tables

The problem i have right now is that, i need to use different citation in list of figures and text as latex thinks the citation i have in list of figures comes first and numbers it like that. Hence i ...
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Two figures side by side - caption

I have two figures side by side in my work and I need to add captions to them. However when I add captions they are not in line with the figures. Is anyone able to help me? Thank you very much. This ...
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Space before colon in beamer captions

As you can see below, LaTeX is formatting my captions like this: Figure : caption, while I would like them to be Figure: caption, without a space before colon. Here's a MWE: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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How to add a tablenote for a caption [duplicate]

How is it possible to make a table note for the table caption? Something like \begin{table} ... \caption{...\tnote{1}.} ... \begin{tablenotes} \item [1] : blabla. \end{tablenotes} \end{table} ...
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Table of figures: Caption error [duplicate]

In my LaTeX document I have some figures with a big description in the caption so I don't want all the caption to appear in the Table of Figures but instead a short version of it. For that I used ...
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Two captions, one figure, one line

I have a figure that contains two images side by side. I want the first to be Figure 1 and the second image to be Figure 2. I'd like to have the caption written beneath both of them. ...
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Indentation in caption after the first line

I have long captions for my tables and figures and I want my captions to be indented 3 characters after the first line. For example Table 1.1. bla bla bla ...bla bla bla ...bla bla bla . above ...
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Two-column text within a caption environment

I have a particularly wide figure with a particularly long caption that I've lovingly put in a landscape page in a memoir document with pdflscape. As the figure is relatively thin and wide, and the ...
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One-column figure in a two-column document : top and bottom alignment with text

I have a tall image in a figure float in a two-column document that I want alone in a single column. I would like the top of the image and the bottom of the figure caption to be both vertically ...
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Setting margins below and above figures does not have any effect in beamer

For the sake of using captions I'd like to put my graphics into a \begin{figure} ... environment. Doing that a white space is added before and after the picture, table or whatever. This answer is ...
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How to use underscore in a variable

I have a variable x which takes different names including underscore, for instance 1_10. Later, I want to use that variable as the title of a picture: \caption{\x} However I can't do that because ...
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How to resize caption with a plot when the caption comes first?

I am writing my thesis. I have to put my captions above my figures. I have to use figures because the template we use automatically creates a table of contents for us. I use pgfplots to graph my data. ...
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Put a caption under a drawn picture

I have the following code that produce a 3x3 grid with an arrow in it. Some of the grid cells have a # in them. \begin{picture}(185,90) \put(0,0){\framebox(30,30)} \put(30,0){\framebox(30,30)} ...
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Caption above figure

How can I set the caption to be above the figure ? It has something to do with package floatrow. If I comment the line which is loading it, all is OK. I dont accept solutions as "disable floatrow ...
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longtabu bottom caption too close

I want to add the longtabu caption bottom of the table. I know this is not good. But I was told to do so. When I do it as in the code sample, the caption comes too close to the table. But after the ...
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how to add citation to figure like Figure:.2.4[1]

how to add citation to figure like Figure:.2.4[1] Because I am adding \cite{b1} in caption it will print index.So where to add citation so it will add on figure.
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Centering subfloat caption with subfig package

A footnote on page 12 of the subfig documentation says in part: Note that the ‘width’ may be larger than the width of the sub-float body, or equivalently, the ‘width’ may be negative to provide ...
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how to suppress the fig numbering in caption with tufte package?

How can I suppress caption number with tufte package ? I've tried with caption package, but don't work with tufte ... Thanks
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Put caption on top of figure and source at the bottom with two footnotes

What I'm trying to do is this: Figure 1: Caption of the figure. _____________________________________ Figure _____________________________________ Source: Images from Jhon¹ and Joseph² (Bottom of ...
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Refer to a table as figure

I have a table where I have put pictures (plots) in each cell. The whole point of making this table is for comparison of the plots. However it does not look good to refer to this set as a table, ...
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Break URL in figure caption [duplicate]

I'm trying to break a url that is part of the figure's caption. I used \burl but didn't work. What can I do? This is my main code: \documentclass[11 pt, letterpaper, oneside, openright]{book} ...
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Add caption to image included with includegraphics within center environment [duplicate]

I have copy+pasted a portion of my latex source here. I'd like to add a caption at the bottom of each of the images load_8.png, load_9.png, load_1.png and load_1.1.png, but can't find an easy way to ...
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Specify Figure name color and slant

Every time I have to denote a figure name in the text I have to type: {\textcolor{ocre}{\bf{\emph{Fig.\;\ref{figurename}(b)}}}} Is there an optimized way to specify this in the preamble so I do ...
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Subfigs captions beside images

I have this LaTeX code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{subcaption} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \centering ...
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Ignore numbering of some tables

I have a document with two tables. I want my second table to be Table 1 both in List of Tables and caption. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tabu} \usepackage{longtable} \begin{document} ...
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Conflict between biblatex's refsection and lot/lof with citation in float caption

I'm writing a standard complex document (ie, thesis), in which chapters are separated into different files which are included. I am using biblatex, and I would like to have a separate bibliography per ...
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IEEEtran Tabular Won't Fit Into 0.7in Margin

Using IEEEtran, I am trying to combine two tabulars in a single double-width table* environment. (This is the only way I could figure out to correctly order the tables in the paper, otherwise LaTeX ...
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how to reduce line spacing in memoir caption

For caption in memoir document class i use the following settings: \captiondelim{\null\newline} \captionnamefont{\small\sffamily\bfseries} \captiontitlefont{\small\sffamily} ...
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How can I effect a line break in a listing's caption defined with \lstname?

I'm using the package listings and defined the caption as \lstname, so it shows the relative path and the filename when I use the input command of the listings package. However, sometimes, the ...
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Same caption space

I want to have the same vertical spacing between figures/listings and their captions. Currently, the space between figure and caption is shorter than that between listing and caption. What should I ...
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How to add subtitles to a group of plots?

I have the following group of plots: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fullpage} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepgfplotslibrary{groupplots} \pgfplotsset{compat=1.12} \begin{document} ...
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Wrong figure reference number in table [duplicate]

Hi I'm using images in longtable. To define captions in the longtable enviroment I defined this: \makeatletter \def\figcaption{% \refstepcounter{figure}% \@dblarg{\@caption{figure}}} ...
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The beginning of the page to add a logo similar thing

As seen in the above image, there is a picture of the same size in eps format. I've set the page margins, according to the eps file. This picture is an example only. I want to use this file at the ...
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Longtable and figure caption problems

I am trying to define captions in longtable enviroment. According to Adding a caption to a graphic inside a longtable I should define: \makeatletter \def\figcaption{% \refstepcounter{figure}% ...
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Continuing table on multiple pages with tabularx

Problem: Continuing table on multiple pages using the tabularx package. Questions: What is the appropriate way to include "continued ..." caption at the end and beginning of the table when ...
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How to place two plots inside a node?

I'm eager to have two plots (of the algebraic functions) placed horizontally inside a node. I'd like them to be signed, so something like caption (below the plot) is needed. One of them — "the good ...
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Getting an error related to \prevdepth when using \caption on a figure with subfloats

I am writing a manuscript and I am using the subfloat package to include in a figure several figures, if I don't include a caption it compiles nicely, but when including the caption I get the error ! ...
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Why does the figure caption look so ugly by default?

\documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[adobefonts]{ctex} \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage{graphicx} \titleformat{\section}{\huge\bfseries\sffamily}{\thesection}{1em}{} \begin{document} ...