{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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remove blank space before text under figure when using sidecaption and memoir class

As you can see, when using sidecaption in memoir class, the text in the margin control the text position under the tabulate. Is it possible to remove all this blankspace under the tabular ...
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adding caption under figure for addplot

How can I add caption under my function, for example [Fig 1], and how can I refer to that figure? My Code: \begin{tikzpicture} \begin{axis}[ xlabel=$x$, ylabel=$\mu(x)$ ] ...
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Measuring/getting size of caption before it is typeset?

To solve a part of this question, I'd like to measure the size of a caption before it is typeset, and then use it to calculate the size of a matrix of nodes. The first problem I can see is that ...
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caption3.sty file in texlive2014 appears to have a Runaway argument [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu 14.10 for the sole purpose of typesetting my thesis with Texmaker or any of it kind. However my document won't run because of an apparent error in at least the caption3.sty file in ...
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Centering the caption of figure without warning

Original, After I add a package \usepackage[justification=centering]{caption}, it became it's exactly I wanted, however, an unexpected warning came out, it said: ...
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error on adding item list in sidecaption using memoir

I try to add an item legend using tikz drawed bullet in sidecaption with memoir, using Texlive 2013 updated, and xelatex, to this working MWE \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt,twoside, openright]{memoir} ...
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How to include in caption the symbols used for tikzpicture? [duplicate]

I am trying to produce a plot and I encounter some problem within the caption. How do I reproduce the same symbols that I used in my figure? In the following example I would be interested in the ...
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How to insert pictures without scaling?

I'm trying to insert two figures side-by-side, following this example from the wikibook: \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{subcaption} \begin{figure} \centering ...
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How do I align the caption of these two pictures in my minipage at same `height´?

It might be a silly question, but it is bothering me that I cannot fix it at the moment. \medskip \begin{figure}[h] \begin{minipage}{.3\textwidth} \centering ...
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Figure caption inside a tinted box

I would like to print the figure caption with a "tinted box" (a box with a background colour). How to achieve this? My MWE is : \documentclass{book} \usepackage{lipsum,graphics} \usepackage{caption} ...
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Multiple layout problem with sidecaption, subbottom and memoir

This is not the first time i post (see here and here) about sidecaption environment error and memoir class, but i continue to have lot of problem with my layout. I search a way to : make correct ...
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figure caption inside float with float

I have caption with inside float and created based on Caption inside figure float. But when compiling it's showing ! LaTeX Error: Not in outer par mode. How do solve this? My MWE is: ...
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How can I insert multiple images with captions in a non-floating environment?

I'm writing my master thesis and I need to place a large number of images and tables, as in the following way: \paragraph{name 1} ...long list of images and tables.. \paragraph{name 2} ...
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Edit caption settings in SCfigure environment

I am using the SCfigure environment, from the sidecap package because I wanted to have captions to the side of my figure. After twitching the parameters for a while, I managed to make things look like ...
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Caption inside figure float

I would like to expect the below output in my LaTeX. The figure caption should be place in the bottom of the figure. The text should be plurred with opacity. How do achieve this? My MWE is: ...
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How to remove spacing between figure and caption in the beamer class

i'm creating a presentation with the latex beamer class and want to change the spacing between the figure and the caption. I think it is to large at the moment. ...
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Moving caption of the algorithm upwards

I have the following code: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage[linesnumbered,ruled]{algorithm2e} \begin{document} AAAA BBBB \begin{algorithm} \vspace*{-1cm} \caption{My Caption\ldots} My ...
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How do I change the numbering system of table captions?

Normally when a table is captioned, it comes out as "Table 1: Blah blah...", but I want to change it to "TABLE I. Blah blah..." How do I do that? So far, I've figured out how to change the title and ...
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How to add left top-aligned letter to LaTeX subcaption figure?

I am using the subcaption package to place figures side-by-side, and I need to have labels in the form of letters to the top left of the figures. I.e. I am trying to achieve A [Figure] B [Figure] ...
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Tabulate text within caption

I would like to tabulate text within a caption. See below what I obtain with my code: \begin{figure}[htbp] \centering \includegraphics[width=6in]{topfigure.png} ...
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Draw tikzpicture in figure caption

I want to make a small tikzpicture inside the caption of a figure, I namely want to create a legend of a plot in the caption. I have read section 4.9.6 Legends with \label and \ref from the pgfplots ...
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Sidecaption layout question using sidelegend memoir

Linked to this previous post, i make some tests to have more elegant sidecaption using memoir class. I try to reproduce this layout, with two type of caption style : a normal centered caption with ...
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Change caption font using xelatex

I'm new to xelatex, but I've managed to change the font of the chapter, sections, and so on. Now, I want to change the global font of the float captions (figures, tables...). I've named the font ...
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Correct linebreaking on comment text for sidecaption using memoir class

I use some tricks to have a good \sidecaption command for the memoir class. But how can i have a correct separation between title name and some possible comments on the figure ? Figure 1.1 : My ...
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Figure with caption at its side

I need a help with figure caption for a figure where the figure caption is placed at the side of the figure. I'm using \documentclass[a4paper]{jpconf} and writing: \begin{figure}[h] ...
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Problem with formatting two tabulars and long caption in table*

I am using 2 tabular inside the same table*, with the same caption. everything works fine if the caption length is small, say a single line. But when I add a really long caption which also contains ...
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Show table caption only on first page [duplicate]

I have a \longtable that splits over two pages and currently shows the label and caption at the top of each page. Can I change this so that the caption and label to only appear on the first page and ...
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parskip=half option ignored after captionof

Using minted, I'm typesetting listings that are longer than one page. However, using the listing environment that comes with minted does not work, because it does not break at the and of a page. I ...
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How can I fit all my figure's subfloats and caption on the same page?

I have a subfloat containing five pics (each of size 1040x463). I want them to fit on the same page. This is the tex I'm using but the the result is that the last pic is not appearing on the same ...
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caption with ltablex and ThreePartTable - the caption is increased by 2

I'm using threeparttablex and tabularx packages. I have 2 problems: caption only enumerates right if put before \begin{tabularx}; notes are not center aligned with the table; My code is the ...
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How to customize the caption as a figure number in the algorithm2e package

I want to show the algorithm as a figure and cite that figure using the figure number anywhere in the page. Below is the code: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{report} ...
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minipage caption overrides

I am using two mini pages side by side. The caption of both the figures are too long, that the caption of both the figures merges each other. I would like them to be separated by some space. *edited ...
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Beamer: Same figure number for the same figure on all frames

Is it possible to get the same figure number for the same image, when it is used on more than one frame? (Wouldn't mind to change the figure number manually) Thanks
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Using math expression in short caption for listoffigures

\documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \listoffigures \[ \{[\phi(t+h),p(t+h)]_2\} \] \begin{figure}[htb] \centering something here \caption[math ...
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Listing caption numbers are reverse in the list of listings [closed]

Consider the following code: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{book} \usepackage{listings} \usepackage{xepersian} \settextfont{FreeFarsi}% http://sourceforge.net/projects/fpf/ \DefaultMathsDigits ...
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hide specific table, keep cross-references and caption in \listoftables

I have some supporting tables in an article that need to be submitted as a separate pdf file, however I need the cross-references and table numbers with captions (\listoftables) in the main document. ...
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How to fix table's caption that is overlapping the content.

I have an table: \begin{table}[h] \begin{center} \caption{Test wydajnosci wykonanej aplikacji mierzony w czasie odpowiedzi serwera 000webhost.com w milisekundach na wybrane zapytania.} ...
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Is it possible to align a caption to a centered float?

So if I use a caption in following example: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{table} \caption{test} \centering \begin{tabular}{ll} \hline Name: & Baggins \\ First Name: & ...
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Center a table's caption using apa6 with man mode

There are several questions that are related, yet not quite the answer to this question: Centering tables in document class apa6 How do force center-alignment in a caption in a figure? The ...
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lstlisting caption problem with xepersian

I am using the xepersian and lstlisting packages and I am having some trouble with the captions. Here is the code: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \usepackage{listings} ...
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Border around a caption but not the figure

I'm looking to get a border/box around the captions for my figures and tables, but without wanting to border the figure/table itself as well. I currently have something that works, but the box takes ...
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Multi-page pdf in figure environment

I want to include a multi-page pdf file into a figure environment, as it serves as one of the figures in the appendix. I know that normally one could also use the pdfpages package to include such a ...
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'Copyrightbox' becomes 'Table' caption prefix

I'm quite new to LaTex ACM sig-alternate template and I'm preparing a camera ready version for a proceeding. At first the latex engine gave me the error of no float type 'copyrightbox' defined then i ...
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Wrong indentation with hanging captions

I use simple hanging captions for my tableheadings and figures. However, they are not aligned correctly. I know I can manipulate the indent manually, but I want to understand why they are placed ...
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Add colon to algorithm Caption after algorithm number [duplicate]

If I typeset a simple algorithm using the algorithmicx package, say \documentclass{article} \usepackage{algpseudocode} \usepackage{algorithm} \begin{document} \begin{algorithm}[H] ...
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\nolinebreak in \caption [duplicate]

I have long caption of figure element and dont want to break the line in particular place. I use \nolinebreak but get error: ! Argument of \caption@ydblarg has an extra }. <inserted text> ...
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Error when using \cite with page number in short caption of table

when using the \cite command with a page number in the short caption of a table or figure along with the command \listoftables, I keep getting the following set of error messages: ...
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Help with \sidepar and position - with MVC

I have a problem with a sidepar in the memoir class. I do not get the wanted result as i am unable to control the position, caption keeps aligning to the bottom line of the figure?. FYI the result is ...
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Caption with a line break in Memoir Class

The following code works with the report class. However, the same code does not work with the memoir class. The problem is with the line break in the caption. (FYI: I have TeX Live 2014.) ...
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Removing erroneous whitespace after figure caption

I'm writing a document with two columns, and after compiling I noticed I have a hideous amount of whitespace after one of my figure captions: The LaTeX code used for this part of the document is ...