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{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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Usage of \caption command in converting LaTeX files to HTML using tex4ht (For tables)

I am looking to convert TeX files into HTML using the htlatex command. I was previously having an issue with the formatting of my HTML file: the captions to my figures were skewed to the left of my ...
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How to put the character ] inside the short version of caption on list of table? [duplicate]

I'm using winedt and would like to insert something like \caption [blabla [-1, 1]V] {blabla [-1, 1]V...} in one of the tables, but I do not know how to escape the character ]. I've tried \\] ...
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How to make figure captions working inside a macro?

I am writing a report often having the need to insert two figures next to each other with separate figure numbers (not subfigures a,b). To speed up the process I wrote a macro but somehow the captions ...
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longtable caption — color or redefinition

Dear latexperts: I am experimenting with pandoc as a text processor that translates into LaTeX. This means that the LaTeX coding is mostly out of my control. pandoc uses longtable for its table ...
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Left align caption and underline it (Memoir)

im using LyX and documentclass memoir. I would like to have a set up like in the attached file when inserting figures and tables, however, I just don't know how to implement it in LyX. Can you help ...
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Change the baselinestretch (line spacing) only for figure captions

I use \renewcommand{\baselinestretch}{1.5} in my preamble to change line spacing of my main text. For my Figure cpations I'd like to have a value of 1.0 or 1.2. Is there an easy way to change the ...
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How can I mimick the listing caption style for my custom “Listing (cont.)” caption?

I have the following LaTeX code which works fine: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[a5paper]{geometry}% just for the example \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage{listings} ...
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Caption numbering missing in beamer class when adding subfig package

I am having a problem with the beamer class and subfig package. Once I add the subfig package (for subfloats) the numbering of all my captions disappear. Please see the following minimial working ...
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Top-aligned subfigure with bottom-aligned caption

This is a follow-up to an earlier question regarding left-aligning subfigure captions. Having achieved the left-alignment goal, I would now like the caption of the subfigure to be bottom-aligned, ...
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Left-align captions with respect to subfigure

How do I left-align the captions on the subfigures below, so that the caption starts aligned with the left-hand edge of the corresponding subfigure? \documentclass{article} ...
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Two figures side by side caption issue

I have searched around for two hours without luck. So I hope someone can help me this issue. Basically I want to place two different figures side by side to save space in my report. So I don't want ...
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How to make the table caption look smaller

I am new to the world of LaTeX and I am trying make my correlation table look nice. My LaTeX code is below: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{geometry} ...
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Footnotes in table captions but not in list of tables

I have the following problem: My tables are formatted via caption[title]{long description...}. Now I need to add the sources to some of them as a footnote added to the caption, like in the following ...
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Floats in ConTeXt: changing caption name and making the \input command work

I have defined a new float for logic circuits called logigram: \definefloat [logigram] [logigrams] Taking advantage of the modes of ConTeXt (i.e. conditional processing), I am making in parallel a ...
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How to place figure/table without caption in ConTeXt?

When I am trying to \placefigure[here]{none}{\externalfigure.... I am getting figure with caption "none" instead of figure without any caption. How to \placefigure without a caption in ...
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Remove the rule below the algorithm title - using Algorithm2e

I'm using algorithm2e package. One of my algorithm does NOT need a title. If I simply do not type in \caption, there are still three rules.! I want to remove the second rule. Is there any way to do ...
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Add table titles from captions in scrreprt class

I am badly looking for a way to give all my tables the same title in the document, that is used in the list of tables via caption[title]{long description...}. The reason is that my tables originate ...
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table and caption distance

I am quite new to Latex, and I was wondering, if there is way to change the distance between the caption and the table. If you compile this example you can understand what I mean. ...
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Custom table caption (Updated)

I'd like to achieve a custom table (figure) format with Table numbering and title (this is usually the title also used in the list of tables but does not have to be) in boldface, and the (longer) ...
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Usage of \caption command in converting LaTeX files to HTML using tex4ht

Hi I'm new to LateX and Tex4ht. So please bear with my inexperience. I am required to convert LaTeX source files into HTML (I further require to compile them into .chm files; I have decided to first ...
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Change Table Caption Numbering

I want to change the caption number from 2.1 to 2.3.1 as my section is 2-3. I got try to use \usepackage{chngcntr} and \counterwithin{table}{section} but due to my section title is 2-3. It will label ...
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How to change the order of words in a caption?

I'd like to change the order of word in the captions of figures and tables. Instead of Figure 1 , I'd like to use 1. ábra. How can I do this? Thank you in advance
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How is it possible that references are not in the correct order if I put them in a figure caption in LyX?

I'm using LyX and I added a reference to a figure caption. Now this reference is the number [1] in the reference list even if it appears later than many others. It looks like the float captions have a ...
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Two figures side by side with two captions and alphanumeric counting [duplicate]

How can I have two figure side by side with two captions and in the floating format, like fig. 10A. some caption fig. 10B. some caption
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Indent figure multi-line caption

\begin{figure}[htbp] \centering \includegraphics[width=0.55\textwidth]{Chapters/AIntroBackground/figures/Rayleigh.pdf} \caption{Graph of intensity of the diffraction pattern for a circular ...
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how to make caption in a figure start a new line at left

I have a big description at times under a figure and the new lines in the caption start at the center instead from the left.How can i fix it?
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Figure caption replace default “:” with a space

How can I replace the usual ":" with a space in the Figure captions. > Figure 3: Blah blah..................... with > Figure 3 Blah blah.....................
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Footnotemark in caption of listing causing problem

I have the following listing: \begin{lstlisting}[float=h,caption={Description\footnotemark.}, label={listing2}, keywordstyle=\color{blue}\bfseries, ndkeywordstyle=\color{black}\bfseries, ...
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Table caption to the left or right of table

I am unable to find a method to place the caption of a table to the right or left of this specific table. Does anyone know if there is a way to do this in plain TEX or Koma Script (eventually in ...
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PDF reference links when using hyperref and (`ruled`) algorithm2e

I was testing some links within my produced PDF file and recognized that all of the links to an algorithm (from the algorithm2e package) will jump to the beginning of the algorithm with skipping half ...
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Captions for tables in Beamer

I am attempting to add a caption to a table in a Beamer presentation. The caption I would like to add is "this is my caption" but when I compile the caption reads "Table : this is my caption". What ...
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Tricky problem with sources in list of figures

I've a very tricky problem here: MWE: \documentclass[12pt,german]{article} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage[list=true]{subcaption} \begin{document} \begin{figure} ...
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How to annotate figures with TikZ without affecting the float position? a template for western blots

I want to do some kind of figures, typical of Western blotting in biology. The figures are enclosed with a frame using mdframed package. A MWE example is shown below. In the middle of creating this ...
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No caption but entry in list of figures

Now, there are many 'solutions' for this problem on the internet, but they all seem a bit messy to me. Like for e.g. this one: Link to ' Community' Is there a proper solution for this? As this is ...
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captionof in longtable gives Misplaced \noalign

Trying to make a multi-page figure panel, with 50 same-sized figures in a 2-by-5 arrangement on 5 pages, a Figure caption for the entire thing at the top of the first page, and everything placed onto ...
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How can I have figure labels without captions in tufte-book?

This question shows how to remove the needless : from a figure with no caption, while leaving the "Figure X" label intact. The solution is to include the caption package. Unfortunately, the ...
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Adding captions to sub-figures [duplicate]

For the question here, how can we add captions to each sub-figure?
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How to left align caption inside subtable?

I have the following code: \documentclass[letterpaper,12pt]{article} % things needed to include figures \usepackage{subfigure, graphicx} % float must be included for the [H] to actually work ...
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Equal spacing for figures and listings

I want to include figures and listings in my document and I want them to have the same spacings to text and captions. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,openany,parskip,oneside,ngerman,headsepline]{scrbook} ...
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Caption of Table “floating” above the table [duplicate]

I have the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{booktabs} \begin {document} \begin {table} [ht] \caption*{\bf{Table 6: Pattern of Share Ownership, 2011}} ...
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KOMA script: How to reduce vertical space below caption

The vertical space below figure caption is large how to reduce it. \documentclass[a5paper]{scrbook} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} \begin{document} \chapter{Sample chapter} \section{Sample section} ...
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List of Figures Citation Issue

I know this has been asked before. However, none of the solutions helped me. I have tried \notoccite and that did not work. My issue is that each figure with a citation in the list of figures counts ...
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Create professional looking table description above table

I'm searching for the 'best' method to create professional academic table descriptions above e.g. a regression table. I managed to create something as below, just wondering whether there is a prefered ...
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Algorithm2e caption above code

I can't seem to figure out how to place a caption at the beginning of an algorithm2e pseudo code. I know it's possible with the ruled environment, but I don't want those lines at the top and the ...
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Top padding inside tabular when using parbox

I need to fake a caption under an image, since you can't use figure/caption inside tabular/longtable environments (afaik). The data inside the table are generated dynamically so I don't know the ...
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Problem with macro using \newcount in \caption

I have a macro \foo that performs arithmetic on it's argument: \documentclass{article} \newcommand{\foo}[1]{ \newcount\tmpR \tmpR=#1 \advance\tmpR by -1 R{\number\tmpR} } ...
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How to set subfig options independently from caption options

My aim is to set the font style for caption labels as small caps and for sub-caption labels as normal. But apparently the option sc of the package caption also trickles down into sub-captions.. ...
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Using biblatex-chicago \autocite inside \caption doesn't produce footnote

Using biblatex-chicago package to produce Notes & Bibliography style Chicago cite notation. For some reason the footnote mark appears but the footnote text fails to actually appear below in the ...
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Inadvertent effect of figure numbering style change

I need to insert (above) or (below) between some figure numbers and the following colon, to produce, e.g., Table 0.1 (above): instead of the more usual Table 0.1: (there’s a good typographic reason). ...
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How to put caption on top of the table with packege longtable?

I used package longtable for make table in mamy pages. With package supertabular we have \topcaption for caption on the top of table. I can't use \topcaption in \begin{longtable} \end{longtable} . ...