{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 to have a wrapfigure not always be below section heading

I have noticed that wrapfigs always place themselves under a section heading, with quite a bit of white space. This often leads to my wrapfig captions being below the bottom margin and the white space ...
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Dashed underline in caption using ulem

I'm trying to dashed underline a word in a caption using the ulem package. While the \dashuline{} command works fine everywhere else, I get "Undefined control sequence" as error message in caption. ...
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Reduce or delete the label of caption in a figure environment on beamer

In this code I need to reduce the size of the 'Figure' word figured in the start of caption image. \documentclass[compress,red]{beamer} \usepackage{etex} \mode<presentation> ...
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Line break in the caption of subfigure

I would like to add a line break in the caption of a subfigure: \begin{figure} \subfigure[a long line]{% \includegraphics[width=0.23\textwidth]{figures/cells_time.eps} } \end{figure} So I ...
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Caption below boxed algorithm2e when used as a figure?

My desired output is similar to the example given in this answer, in that I want the caption below the algorithm and outside the box, except I want the algorithm included as a figure (so I use ...
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Figure caption missing

I have this LaTeX document: \section{header} Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, ...
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Problem with an image

I have a template for my project and I don't know very much about LaTeX. It puts that for putting an image is: \begin{figure} \centering % dummy figure replacement \begin{tabular}{@{}c@{}} ...
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Alignment of captions in subcaption

I am using subcaption and want to have the following effect. I want the main figure to contain several subfigures. I want the subfigures to have captions that only come from the \caption{} tag, i.e. I ...
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ConTeXt: How to place a short caption under a wrapped figure?

This is a follow-up question to a previous ConTeXt solution. That solution dealt with wrapped figures in a ConTeXt document generated from Pandoc Markdown. Now, I would like to extend that solution ...
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dpfloat affects table caption spacing with floatrow

I am trying to format two full-page tables such that they appear side-by-side on consecutive pages in a double-sided report. Typically this is easy to achieve using dpfloat however, I have found ...
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How to avoid longtable caption repetition in list of tables?

In the below MWE, the caption was repeated twice in the list of tables. How to make appear only once? \documentclass[oneside,toc=graduated]{scrbook} \usepackage{longtable} \usepackage{booktabs} ...
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Source of Image in List of Figures

I need to have my sources, for example from image files, in my list of figures. \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[list=true]{subcaption} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{tocloft} ...
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suppressing captions of figures but keeping list of figure captions?

I have very long figure captions in a book. I use: \listoffigures to create a listing of these captions right after the table of contents. The figures themselves are given in each chapter. Is there ...
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multiple listing styles with hyperref and caption packages

This is a follow-up question to Multiple listings styles. The MWE from the accepted answer works fine. Unfortunately, when I add the hyperref package OR the caption package (or both of them), the ...
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Caption with math gives undefined control sequence [closed]

I'm trying to include a caption for a figure with two subfigures with quite some math. However, I get: Undefined control sequence I've tried to replace the the $ with \begin{math} and \end{math} ...
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Caption below lstinputlisting in multicols + redefining lstlisting caption format

I have 2 problems with caption for lstlisting. I can't get the caption of lstlisting to go below the list when it's in a multicols environment. Although I've added ...
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Can't get a new line in my table caption

(Below) is what I have, with some data shaved off. However, when I view my PDF the caption looks like: Table1::NGC 2264... I would like it as: Table1 NGC 2264 (centered of course) I've been ...
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Multiple listings in one box with sub captions and using listings counter

I am using separate counters for (graphics) figures and listings. I am using the caption and subcaption packages. I construct sub-figures using subfigure: \begin{figure} ...
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Caption package destroys center/varwidth

I have received a wonderful comment how to get listings centered: \documentclass[a4paper]{book} %\usepackage[hang,small,it,hypcap=true]{caption} % screw hypcap \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Document programming in Latex [closed]

I'm looking of document programming in LaTeX, but I have not found it; just tutorials for beginners. Can someone suggest me the best (French or English)? ok .. thank you for your answers. Then I ...
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apa6.cls helvetica font in section headers and figure captions

Usually the section headers of apa6documents are sans-serif and bold. I needed them not bold so I redefined all sections/subsections like this to meet my criteria: ...
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Put two pictures above one another within one sub float / reference problem

I was going through some crazy hoops to get minipage and subfloat work nicely (?) together, only to find out in the very end that I screwed up the figure references. I have a figure with two ...
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Using \footnotemark / \footnotetext trick for \footnote in \caption removes footnote number

I had the issue of having two footnotes appear in \caption in a figure-environment. Fortunately, this answer (Using \footnote in a figure's \caption) provided a solution. My code is as follows: ...
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Referencing figures when compiling with pdfLaTeX [duplicate]

I had a problem in referencing figures, which now I solved, thanks to an old answer by Werner. To be precise, in my case the reference was working properly (the hyperlink was pointing to the correct ...
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Figure caption alignment screwed when using line break

I am having trouble with figure captions when I need a manual line break. \documentclass[A4]{book} \usepackage{subfig} \usepackage[top=35mm, bottom=38mm, inner=40mm, outer=24mm]{geometry} ...
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Preventing caption stoppers from appearing in references in ConTeXt

I would like to prevent caption stoppers from appearing in references in ConTeXt. Here is a minimal example: \starttext \setupcaptions[numberstopper=.~---~, distance=0em] \placefigure[][cow]{A ...
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Caption won't stick to table - gets centered

I'm trying to create a table with a caption on top of it, with the caption centered to the table. I have this code: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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How to keep multiple figure together

I have 6 graphs that I have to keep together while showing. I have to make them almost same width as text width, otherwise the graphs will not be properly seen. So I cannot add them side by side but I ...
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How to get a dot instead of colon in table captions?

Now I have Table 1: Title I need Table 1. Title
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Tikzpicture & caption [duplicate]

Using just the {tikzpicture} environment I can place the flowchart right between two portions of text like this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{float} ...
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About the distance between the caption and the main body

I found that there is too much space between the caption of the figure and the main body. (The caption is below the figure). I don't know how to reduce the distance among them? the code I use now is ...
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Duplicate captions problem with figure [duplicate]

I am a beginner in LaTeX. I used the LaTeX example to insert a figure in my thesis. Here is the code: \begin{figure}[ht] \centering \includegraphics[width=\textwidth]{figs/#####.jpg} \vspace{0in} ...
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Spacing captions in a subfigure environment

I'm trying to use the subfigure environment to generate side-by-side images with captions, however because the images are different heights the captions come out at different heights. Also, they come ...
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Selectively suppress caption numbering when using xtable

I have a chunk of code which is producing table output using Xtable and I would like to suppress the table numbering. I know I can suppress numbering using \caption* outside of Xtable but I'm stumped ...
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Table with caption too wide for standalone package document

I am trying to output a wide table with a caption using the standalone package. When I do the following without a caption, I get nice output: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{caption} ...
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How to force hyphenation in floating figure caption?

I have a right floating figure with a justified caption spanning four lines like so: Unfortunately, LaTeX will not hyphen the words in the caption (both words hyphen just fine in regular text), ...
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How do I add a vertical break after table captions?

I have noticed that in LaTeX, article does not create vertical whitespace after a table caption. Is there a way to make this (and only this) act like it does in report ?
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Putting longtable caption text on subsequent pages

I'm using longtable for multi-page tables in a document, and have no trouble using the standard and widely used code for headers on subsequent pages: \\multicolumn{3}{c}{{\tablename} \thetable{} ...
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Outer join symbols

In a previous post entitled "Symbols for Outer Joins" a solution was given to produce outer join symbols. However, this solution generates an error when, e.g., $R \leftouterjoin S$ is used in a ...
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Caption spacing using algorithm2e

I am trying to add some spacing above/below captions of algorithms using the algorithm2e package. Consider the following example: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{blindtext} ...
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┓- shaped figure and caption

I have a (float) figure that has a ┓-shape, that is there is a huge blank square at the bottom left. I'd like to put in this blank the caption of the figure. Is there a way? My class loads ...
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How to draw 3 figures and have them side by side while they're connected

I would like to have 3 figures side by side, as in one of my previous posts. However, this time isn't the same. I would like to link my figures as below: My problem is not only how to put my ...
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How to define vertical spacing around subcaptions

I want to increase the spacing between my (sub)figures and their respective captions. Unfortunately, all things tried (skip or margin options in e.g. \captionsetup, vspaces) didn't have any effect. ...
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Empty alternate lists of figures and tables with bicaption

I am using the bicaption package to have bilingual captions for all figures and tables. However, I don't want to typeset the alternate language in the document's body, but only create lists of ...
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How to put a figure on the facing page of a chapter page with correct numbering?

What's the best way to place a page-sized figure including the correct caption numbering on the facing page of a chapter opening page? Correct numbering means: if I put the figure before the ...
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Make caption look right in greek

i'm having trouble trying to make a caption look right. I want to write in Greek the "figure" name, that is, "Σχήμα". The problem is after I put \addto{\captionsenglish}{ ...
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Indent further paragraphs in the caption of a table

I have a little problem how to create a caption to my table. It looks ok as of now, but I would like to indent the heading of a new paragraph. Also right now, I cannot even create a new paragraph ...
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Caption at the side of the PDF figure in landscape orientation

The PDF document page I need to include in my document is in landscape orientation. How do I get the resulting output page in the PDF file on one hand shown in landscape orientation with the rotated ...
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Align position of a table exactly to another one

I have a problem. I just made a table which was very wide, so I decided to split it into two smaller ones. Turned out the 2nd half is a little bit smaller in width than the first one. Now I want these ...
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Issue with Caption template and Sigplan configuration

When trying to compile a shared tex document, I get the following error: Package caption Warning: Unsupported document class (or package) detected, (caption) usage of the caption ...