{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 I caption an enumerated list?

When I have a list such as \begin{enumerate} % List contents here... \end{enumerate} Or \begin{itemize} % List contents here... \end{itemize} How can I caption it, eg. as "List 1.1"? I could put ...
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Size and position of the table caption

I need a caption of my table/figure to be 9pt size. The whole text should stay 12pt-sized, while only table/figure caption should be 9pt size. I also need the caption to appear above the table, and ...
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Problem with footnote in captionof [duplicate]

I have a small problem with footnote. My code: \documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{mwart} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} \begin{document} Some text... \begin{center} ...
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Two figures with side captions next to one another

I currently have the following figure placed at the bottom of my page: \begin{SCfigure}[][h] \centering \caption{Georg Kantor (1845--1918)} ...
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Allow \listoffigures captions to break across pages

I'm using the command \listoffigures to list all figure captions after the contents page. Many of my figure captions are quite long and as a result LaTeX is placing 2 captions on a page with a large ...
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include figure, auto-fit image and add caption at same time

I have to include some images to illustrate a problem. So I used the following code to auto-scale them to text-witdh, which works amazing. But how can I add some caption? (I have to label and number ...
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An .eps image, whose caption is too separated from the image.

I am writing a thesis in a large .tex file in Vim. I have an .eps image, whose caption is too separated from the image. I have extensively read similar posts, tried almost everything, but the ...
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Hyperref and custom caption in float environment link wrong

I have a custom caption style. If i add a reference to a float the link points to the caption which is below the floats content, but it should point to the top. I probably forgot to set a ref line or ...
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Label in a ntheorem environment witout additional caption

I defined a new theorem with the ntheorem package. If i want to add a label to a certain theorem i get an error from the caption package. And referencing doesn't work. Package caption Warning: ...
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Redefine figure counter with scrbook

I am using the scrbook (KOMA Script) class, as this MWE shows: \documentclass[11pt,a5paper,twoside,BCOR=8mm,DIV=12,headings=normal,open=right]{scrbook} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} ...
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How to insert a picture without the name “figure”

I am trying to put a figure with a subtitle but without the name "figure". For example: 'This is a triangle' and not put the name "Figure": 'Figure: This is a triangle' I tried: 1. ...
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How to make short caption show up

I'm using the caption package. I want to say \caption[My short Caption] {My longer longer caption} and have both show up? How can I do that?
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Head line alignment of top row in a long table

I am unable to set alignment (right aligned) of the top row of long table. \documentclass[english]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[latin9]{inputenc} \usepackage{array} ...
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extending captions for A3 pages

Im writing my Thesis in A4 format and sometimes I need to use A3 pages for bigger images. I managed to create a single A3 page within the A4 document and I extended the header up to the right margin. ...
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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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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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Caption appearance

Everytime I write a caption of a figure or table that occupies more than one line it appears in the document like Figure 6.2: Polarization curves at 750C for 3P_{CO}=P_{H_{2}} at the ...
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When using the accents package: underaccent greek symbol in caption of a table gives error

I am using the accents package to place a bar under math symbols. This works very well when using it in equations, and also in normal text (obviously still in the math environment $...$). However, ...
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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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Single instance changing of caption

I have a setup where I need, for one instance, to make a caption read Equations rather than Equation. Is there a way to do this The code that I have is below Cheers \documentclass{scrreprt} ...
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How can I align two captions? [duplicate]

I have a figure and an equation side by side. The code is as follows: \begin{figure}[H] \begin{subfigure}{.5\textwidth} \centering \includegraphics[width=.8\linewidth]{cycle} \caption{The opsin ...
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Change font size of caption, only in marginpar?

I'm using \marginpar and \captionof to have figures appearing in the margins of my documents, including figure captions. This works well. But now I want to change to font size of the captions ...
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PDF size limit - load only labels from files

I have huge amount of figures in thesis (72 pages) but I'm limited in size of thesis.pdf to 20MB and size of appendix.pdf to 30 MB When I compiled my thesis it got 280MB, I thought that I can split ...
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Prefix “Figure” and giving reference to figures

Is it possible to adjust the font size of the prefix Figure when captioning an included image? Furthermore, is it possible to refer to a picture in a meaningful way without using a caption; I tried ...
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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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gb4e breaks math subscripts in \caption

As @egreg notes in this answer to Can't compile XeLaTeX document with biblatex and gb4e together, the package gb4e makes _ and ^ active to be able to use subscripts and superscripts in ordinary ...
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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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Footnote with url in caption?

I try to put a url as a reference in a caption of a figure. But it seem to give all kinds of errors like: ! Argument of \@caption has an extra }. ! Paragraph ended before \contentsline was complete. ...
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Only get filename and extension of listing, not whole path

I am trying to add the file name as caption. I was able to do this setting caption=\lstname but this shows the full path. I am now trying to get the name of the file and extension to show only. I ...
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`\protect` with `\cite` inside `\caption`

I've read several posts and other webpages now on using \protect in front of \cite inside \caption. They all advise using \protect in this situation, and many go as far as to say that you must use it. ...
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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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How to direct all sub-captions of the subfigures in a central caption

Is there a way to direct all the \caption{}'s found within multiple nested subfigure environments within a central \begin{figure} environment given as \begin{figure} ... ...
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How to make the subtitle (a or b) of an image position correctly?

I want the following subtitles (a or b) to be shown correctly not like the current view as shown in the following image: Also how can I add more spacing between the two images? \begin{figure*}[htp] ...
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Distorted caption in listings

The following code produces strange results. Everything looks fine, if I don't include the subfig package or don't use the xleftmargin parameter. It also works if I use captionpos=t. Is there a ...
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Algorithm2e and hanging captions

I'm having issues trying to make the captions in Algorithn2e hang, as in the table caption pictured below. I plan on using them together with arsclassica/classicthesis, but it seems neither of these ...
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Hyphenation in listings captions doesn't work correctly

I have the problem that automatic hyphenation in listings caption doesn't work if automatic linebreaking is activated. It works if I set breaklines=false or captionpos=t, which is weird. Is there a ...
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Change caption of a single/few figures

The captions of my figures read, as usual, "Figure #: some text". I want a few of them, which are scattered through the text, to read "Diagram #: some text" (the counter being consecutive). What is ...
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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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Figure caption within quote environment

In order to provide visual contrast, I have decided that I would like to have a certain section of a document I'm writing indented. To achieve this, I've simply been using the quote environment ...
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How to change font type and size in case of: table/figure caption, page number?

I use packages: fancyhdr and caption. I want to change font to Arial only in those two cases: 1.table/figure caption 2.page number Also I want to change sizes to 10pt and 11pt I know in ...
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ALign the caption of table to the left

I have this issue with the caption of a table aligning to the center of the page. I want to align it to the center of the table. How can I do it?
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How to show figure captions in Arabic language?

I want to show the caption of the figure in Arabic language. Given the unpredictable interactions with other packages, I tended to keep them in the preamble of the MWE. Questions How to set the ...
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Caption for align environment

I would like to add a caption under the set of equations that I have in the align environment (i.e., \begin{align} ... \end{align}). I tried \caption{...} inside the align environment, but it didn't ...
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Koma script captionbeside topbeside alignment question

Code based on the example of scrguien 3.12 (2013-12-19) page 122 gives bad result. Code: \documentclass[captions=topbeside]{scrbook} \usepackage[english]{babel} \begin{document} \begin{figure} ...
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change the font of table caption

In my poster doing with baposter, I need to change a font of some figures. I know that we can use \usepackage[font=small,labelfont=bf]{caption} to cnfigure the font of the caption. In a specific ...
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Longtable caption too separated

I'm using \longtable for a wide table (wider than the example) and the caption appears too separate from the table. I know I could use the option skip like \usepackage[skip=0pt]{caption}, but this ...
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Caption package in subfigures

In Wikibooks it is suggested that to have subfigures, one should use the subcaption package. However, in the given example, the caption package is also included. Is it necessary here? If so, what is ...
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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 ...