{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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Use \captionof in conjunction with \subfigure?

I'm using the KOMA scrreprt class. I have a large figure with 6 subfigures, and a lengthy (but necessary!) caption explaining the figure that doesn't fit on the same page. I'm trying to use the \...
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How to place footnotes in the caption of a table?

Problem: Question title says it all, although it can be misunderstood, what I am trying to achieve is through a command (hoping for footnote) to be able to place a footnote mark anywhere in the table ...
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How to place text at a specific position

I am trying to generate a pdf file with a logo at the top left, and an address right below it. Here is what I have tried so far: Based on this \documentclass[8pt]{extarticle} \usepackage{tikz} \...
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Is it possible to have the subcaption letters (a),(b) right next to the caption number 1? Figure 1(a): NameOfTheFigure

Within the figure environment, I have minipages that include graphics. The graphics have subcaptions because all of them belong to one figure, but I do not need a caption for figure. Instead I want ...
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Adjust vertical spacing between caption and listing in KOMA (scrartcl)

In the standard article class the distance between caption and the listing below it is fine. But when using KOMA-Script's documentclass scrartcl the vertical space is too big (see the image below). I'...
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Horizontal line below figure

I would to have a horizontal line below my figure caption. To this end, I used the following: \DeclareCaptionFormat{myformat}{#1#2#3\hrulefill} \captionsetup[figure]{format=myformat} Then I obtain ...
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Bibliography as Chapter

I am trying to make simple bibliography list. So, for example, I have in text a reference point [1] which needs to appear in the bibliography list automatically. In the document, I used the following ...
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Numbering of photo and table captions [duplicate]

Instead of having captions such as Caption 2.1, Caption 2.2 and so on, I would like to have Caption 1, Caption 2 etc. in my document, e.g. the captions which are not related to the chapters. I am ...
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Table numbering mismatch in caption and in text

I have created 2 tables in my LaTeX document \begin{table}[hb] \centering \begin{tabular}{|c|c|r|} \hline ... not important... \end{tabular} \label{tab:2} \caption{Določanje prioritet mojstrov ...
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Table caption alignment

I have a table like this: How can I align Caption with left of table not paper?! And I want to stretch the table a little. \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{table}[h!] \centering \...
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How to add a caption to tabulary?

I'm having problem to add the caption to a table when I use tabulary. Here's my code but I don't understand where I make the mistake... \begin{tabulary}{\linewidth}{LLLL} \caption{Summary of the ...
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Remove line between caption and table

How I can remove line between caption and table? My code is: \begin{table}[h] \tables{360pt}{1.875pt} \caption{EG unit Characteristics for TPC and 201 bus distribution systems} \label{tab1} \begin{...
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longtable caption is floating over longtable

I am attempting to use longtables since my table will span several pages. The problem I have now is that the captions are floating over top of the table making it difficult to read the table. I want ...
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change font size in caption for selected figures

I am trying to have some environments in my LaTeX document where the font in general is smaller than in the main text. This means that whenever I include a figure, the caption from the \begin{figure}.....
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Caption doesn't cover the last column

I have the following table: \documentclass[12pt, twocolumn]{article} \usepackage[font=bf,singlelinecheck=false, justification=raggedright]{caption} \usepackage{ragged2e } \usepackage{authblk} \...
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Why should a table caption be placed above the table?

In the papers I read the caption in figure floats is placed below the figure and in table floats the caption is placed above the table. I recognize that this is a common style that a lot of people ...
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Bad caption imporing figure from pdf

I'm making some figures with Visio 2013 and exporting them as pdf files. I'm including them in LaTeX: \begin{figure}[h] \centering \includegraphics[width=1.00\textwidth]{./Figures/figure.pdf} ...
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Omit double digit enumeration on tables

Im currently writing my Bachelor thesis and encountered a small problem. I use document class scrreprt but without enumerated chapter (\chapter*), and can't manage to alter the caption of tables. They ...
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Table caption very skinny

I have a table like this: \begin{table} \centering \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{c|c|c|c} Data set & Image size & Hole size (pix) & Total time\\ \hline Mailbox & 459 $\times$ 489 &...
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Non English caption reference doesn't print the name

When I try to reference caption it only shows the number of the figure without the name. For example it prints 1 instead of Фигура 1. I am using babel and typing in Bulgarian. Is this some kind of bug ...
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How to remove caption and reduce space between figure and text

I try to reduce the space between a figure and text (bottom). my figure has no caption, if I make a caption for it the space is reasonable but when I empty that caption, \caption*{} to avoid ...
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beamer subfloat number alignment

I want the letter to align exactly with the images(little righter). Here is my code \begin{figure} \subfloat[\label{fig1}]{ \includegraphics[scale=0.74]{varnode.pdf}}\qquad \qquad ...
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Indexing items in figure captions

I want to include items given in figure captions in my index, but LaTeX treats those differently, perhaps related to a list of figures (that I am not employing), and they appear as a separate ...
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placing the full width table caption on top of the table in tufte-latex book [duplicate]

I am using tufte-latex book format for writing my thesis. I have a full width table which I can easily define within table* environment in tufte book. As far as I understood, the caption should also ...
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Margin of caption of table

I have a table which is wider than my usual margins. This results in the table violating the right margin. (putting table in landscape wont work because of the length) I want to have a caption of the ...
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Captioning tcolorbox

Inside my latex document I have several tcolorbox-es and several tcblisting-s and they are just fine. However, I would like to add a caption on every of them and mark then so they will be visible in ...
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Caption Fontsize Bigger than Text

I am having a problem with the document I am compiling. Until recently everything was working fine but then the text fontsize got smaller and the figure caption fontsize remained the same. I have ...
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Layout with captions in margin and margin notes

Questions summed up below! I want to convert a number of old (read: ugly self-coded html) tutorials into pdfs. They are still read by people, so I think it's worth the effort. The other reasons: ...
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KOMA-Script and sidenotes : how to format side (margin) caption and its caption label?

I am using the command \sidecaption from the sidenotes package with a KOMA-Script class. I'd like to format (shape, size, color) the text of the caption and its label. According to KOMA documentation ...
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Remove “belowskip” only for tables

In a twosided scrbook, I am aligning all my figures and tables on top of the page (via [!t]). As a result, the upper edge of the figures is higher than the upper edge of the table caption. This can be ...
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subfig and “caption type already set” + “can't use `\relax' after \advance.”

I just switched to using \subfig as per advice here on TeX.SX . Now, the following code: \begin{figure}[th] \centering \begin{subfloat}{0.5\textwidth} \includegraphics{graphics/q4-...
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Centered inline table with a caption?

I want to typeset a table (in the plain English meaning of the word, not a table environment) inline, and have a caption for it. Well, if I use \begin{table}[!h] ... \end{table} I get the table ...
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Beamer Presentation: Figure has no number?

I am giving a presentation and therefore I am using the beamer class. I have included some figures and it works, but there is no number after "Figure". My code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{...
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Error: Caption outside float inside algorithm

The title suggests that this question has already been answered, but none of the similar questions that I browsed through solve my issue. The following is the contents of my algorithm.tex file : \...
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How do I align the Figure tag and the caption on the same line

I am using an pdf on my LaTeX report and somehow when I add the caption the tag and the caption statement are a little bit mis-aligned. \begin{figure} \begin{center} \leavevmode \...
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changing caption name

I work with both pictures and schematics, and instead of "figure", I want "Picture" or "Schematics" to show up. Thus I use \renewcommand as shown below: \renewcommand{\figurename}{Picture} \begin{...
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How to change caption fontsize in documentclass book?

I am using the document class book as follows \documentclass[11pt,twoside,openright,titlepage,B5]{book} for my thesis and the font size for the figure captions is the same as my text which I don't ...
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Figure number doesn't show up in Beamer even with \setbeamertemplate{caption}[numbered] is there [closed]

I am trying to number Figures in my beamer presentation. However, adding \setbeamertemplate{caption}[numbered] doesn't change things and Figures still unnumbered. Here is MWE: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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How can I caption my figure in a right way? [duplicate]

I was writing an article and try to insert an image with a caption. So first I used the following codes, \flashright \includegraphics[scale=0.25]{cantor.png} which results in Then I wanted to ...
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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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Why Caption looks like that

I'm writting this table: \begin{table}[!t] \centering \caption{$\sigma(gg\to H \to X X^*)\mbox{fb}$ in $SU(5)_{eff}$ model at $\sin \beta \sim \sin \alpha$, $m_S$= 500 GeV, $Y_4=0.66- 0.69$, $k_i=10$...
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Caption and footnote width with ctable

I am using ctable and I have a table with footnotes. Since the table is narrow, the caption text is squeezed in the table width, which looks odd. I can use mincapwidth to specify a minimum width for ...
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Caption above figure using knitr

This is a question originally asked on stackoverflow, but it seems to receive no attention and answers there. Since it's related to LaTeX, I'm posting it also here hoping to receive some hints. I ...
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Renaming the label of figure just in some cases

I would like to change the caption of Figure for Table just on a particular case, which is when the figure is a table (screenshot of a table made with MSWord). The last thing is about the position of ...
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Mistake in a caption [duplicate]

I'm writting this table: \begin{table}[!t] \centering \caption{$\sigma(gg\to H \to X X^*)\mbox{fb}$ in $SU(5)_{eff}$ model at $\sin \beta \sim \sin \alpha$, $m_S$= 500 GeV, $Y_4=0.66- 0.69$, ...
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Increase the font size of captions of sub-figures

I have the following latex code to show two sub figures and their captions. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amssymb} %\usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{subfigure} \...
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hyperlink within caption to a figure

I'm getting an error message when I include a \hyperlink command inside the caption argument for a figure. It's a simple \hyperlink{<targetname>}{<text>} invocation. It produces two ...
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How to remove figure label using caption2?

I'm aware I can use \caption*{Some caption} from the caption package. How can I do this with caption2 package?
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When I use package floatrow, option skip of package caption doesn't work

Using this piece of code, I define a demo figure and its caption, \documentclass{book} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} \captionsetup{ } \begin{document} \begin{figure} ...
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Change the caption name of a specific figure

My question is very similar to this, However, I would like to only change the name of Caption for a specific figure, instead of all figures. Is it even possible and if so, then how?