{cross-referencing} is about making connections from a point in a document to related information elsewhere, usually within the same document. Standard commands are \label and \ref. For questions about citing or bibliographies, use {bibliographies} instead.

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How to use table in text format as regular table (and reference to it)

I have such text table: Descriptive statistics ================================================================= Statistic N Mean St. Dev. Min Pctl(25) Median Pctl(75) Max ...
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Refer to a table as figure

I have a table where I have put pictures (plots) in each cell. The whole point of making this table is for comparison of the plots. However it does not look good to refer to this set as a table, ...
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mdframed box, cross-reference, paragraph spacing

I'm trying to create an environment that provides a framed box within a report. My current problems are: The interparagraph spacing does not match the body text spacing (the space within the box is ...
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Specify Figure name color and slant

Every time I have to denote a figure name in the text I have to type: {\textcolor{ocre}{\bf{\emph{Fig.\;\ref{figurename}(b)}}}} Is there an optimized way to specify this in the preamble so I do ...
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Automatically suggest arguments for user defined commands

When using the command \ref{ it automatically suggests several arguments, such as eqn:equation1, fig:figure1, and so on. I have defined the command \newcommand{\fref}[1]{Fig. \ref{#1}}, which rather ...
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Get comma between multiple reference superscript numbers

When I add multiple references at the same point in my document, the superscript numbers are shown directly next to each other. I want a comma between them but cannot work out how to do that. It was ...
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Listing using java problem with reference

\definecolor{MyDarkGreen}{rgb}{0.0,0.4,0.0} % This is the color used for comments \lstloadlanguages{Java} % Load Perl syntax for listings, for a list of other languages supported see: ...
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Multiple equations given the same number

Without doing anything "odd" LaTeX has starting assigning the same number to different equations. It labels them fine up until 31, then it goes back to 30, then again 31, then again 31. After this it ...
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Arabic Support in Babel Mess up Chapter referencing

\documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[arabic,main=english]{babel} \begin{document} \chapter{Introduction} \label{ch:intro} We talked about the second chapter ...
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Why does \ref only enter the numbers?

Is there way so that one can replace By Theorem \ref{theo1} by By \ref{theo1} without changing output in the following document: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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I need a pop-up on my in-text references AND I want the reference to still be 'clickable'

I need a pop-up to appear above my in-text references. The pop-up should display the page number where the citation can be found on (i.e. so the reader can check that the cited article actually siad ...
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Reference in Spanish and English language in BibTeX

I'm typing my thesis and I'm using LaTeX for it. I've found one problem in my references. I'm using two language for my references: Spanish and English, but for the last language , I can't change the ...
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Have “Figure”, “Table”… word generated automatically when referencing

Is there a way to get \ref generate also the "word", not only the number? As in: Using \ref{eq:gauss}, we can now prove I'd like this to turn into Using Equation 1, we can now prove. Right now it ...
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Table reference does not show the word 'Table' [duplicate]

I'm trying to refer to a table in my report, but the reference wouldn't include the word 'Table' as follows. Any ideas why? :) The LaTeX code is as follows: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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How to create custom labels which can be referenced?

I would like to label the hypotheses in my thesis similar to equations (e.g., the first hypothesis in chapter 3 should be “H-3.1”). Also similar to equations, I would like to reference these ...
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Wrong figure reference number in table [duplicate]

Hi I'm using images in longtable. To define captions in the longtable enviroment I defined this: \makeatletter \def\figcaption{% \refstepcounter{figure}% \@dblarg{\@caption{figure}}} ...
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How to use thumbnails with tabu environment in latex

I have been trying to add thumbnails as a column entry in {longtabu}. LaTeX - Insert thumbnail with link to fullsize image contained in appendix came to the rescue. Now, the thumbnails inserted as ...
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Different \eqref{} styles depending on the number of arguments

I am using the following command to make references to equations of the form "Eq. (X.X)" \let\originaleqref\eqref \renewcommand{\eqref}{Eq.~\originaleqref} (see: Modify \eqref command) But there ...
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why all the bibliography files are not showing in the pdf?

I have 10 references and im using TeXmaker but only 6 are showing after compiling it.Here is my tex file \documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{report} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{url} ...
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newcommand with optional argument displays wrong text

I tried to set up a new command with optional arguments. The problem is that the command displays 'st:code'. What's wrong? Thanks in advance! \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,10pt]{report} ...
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Referencing my own command

I'm trying make my own command for a requirements document. I'm now looking for a way to reference my requirements. This should be possible by using \ref and the later on with the hyerref package. ...
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How to refer to a result of an equation [duplicate]

I have a question: is it possible to \ref a result of an equation? For example I have something like: A is: A = \frac{B}{10} B is: B = 1 + 2 = \somelabelfunction{B}{3} %I want this to show the ...
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Referenced equation numbers not shown in unreferenced equations

I like very much the mathtools option showonlyrefs which allows that labels of an equation are displayed only, if there is a reference to the equation. The problem is, that references in an equation ...
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How to ignore undefined references (e.g. when temporarily commenting out whole chapters)?

I'm working on a fairly large document, and compilation times are somewhat annoying. My general workflow is to use: latexmk in continuous mode to compile the document (pdflatex), and rubber-info on ...
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Trouble with referencing elements from bibliography

I am currently writing my bachelor's thesis, and have been having some trouble with Bibtex. I created a Bibliography successfully through Mendeley - However, the way the ressources are listed are as ...
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Refer to page number in separate document [duplicate]

I have two Latex documents, both are 'report' document class. The first doc is a manual used for teaching, the second contains solutions to exercises. In the second doc, I would like to refer to page ...
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Multiple versions include of a chapter

I would like to include a chapter two times, a short version in the main part and a long version in the appendix. Everything works fine except the labels and references. Is there a way to redefine ...
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Repeat the Entire Labeled Text upon Referencing

I would like for the text of an item in and enumerate environment to be repeated automatically upon referencing. This is similar to MS Word's cross-referencing option for inserting entire text. Can ...
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Referencing at separate points to just one book

I have a book called $\pi$ unleashed that I wish to reference several times in my document. I want to reference it so that in the text it would say [2 p45], [2 p65] etc and then in the bibliograpy ...
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Automate changing labels

In my .tex file, I have several sections and labels for these sections, and these labels are cross referenced in the text like this: \subsection{My Section Title} \label{sub:my_section_label} Lorem ...
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How to reference figures with short path correctly?

I am trying to reference figures with short path but every time I compile I get a blank space, the code I used is: \documentclass[15pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{url} ...
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Ref to table without actually having a table [duplicate]

I would like to generate TOC entries for tables, without actually having a table but something other in place (a image) The background is, that in my document are some tables, which were quite big ...
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Detect / use flag to alter command behaviour at beginning of sentence

Due to my lazyness I defined a command to ease insertion of references to tables, meaning it automatically inserts "table X" instead of only "X" (see MWE below). Depending on if the reference is the ...
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PDF bookmarks don't work correctly (every reference points to the first page of the document) [closed]

As I almost described in the title of this question, my problem is the following: I'm trying to create suitable PDF bookmarks to my document but all the references (bookmarks on the left side, ...
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Cross-referencing specific words [duplicate]

I would like to cross reference to specific words in a document so that when I click on a word, it will bring me to a specific place in the document; similar to a hyperlink, except the 'URL' would be ...
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Table of contents in black. Cross references and bibliography references in blue

I am using article as document class and chicago as bibliographystyle. I want to display the table of contents in black (still being able to click on the sections and subsections) and the cross ...
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Making a newspaper entrytype based on the article entrytype

I'm having a great deal of difficulty with defining a newspaper entrytype and adjusting the citation style to match my university's guidelines. I'm required to use Harvard format, so my newspaper ...
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change the way \ref reference a subsection [duplicate]

Hi I have a problem with sectioning: I would like to call each section with Roman numbers I, II, III and each subsection with letters A, B, C and subsubsections with Arabic numbers 1, 2, 3. However ...
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How to change the bracketed references at the end of an article to parenthesis, i.e., [1] to (1). [duplicate]

How to change the bracketed references at the end of an article to parenthesis, i.e., [1] to (1). The journal in question wants (1) at end of the article not [1] which I get with latex \article.
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\autoref{} printed “Theorem 2.1” instead of “Lemma 2.1”. How to change? [duplicate]

I labeled my lemma with \label{lem1} and referred to it later using \autoref{lem1}. However, what was printed was "Theorem 2.1" where it should really say "Lemma 2.1". How do I fix this? ...
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How to define optional second argument for macro?

I've defined a command which lets me quickly reference to the number (of figure or table) AND page at the same time: Command \newcommand{\kplref}[2]{~\ref{#1}, S.~\pageref{#1}{#2}\xspace} The ...
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How to get the lettering in \citeyear?

I have the following document \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{xunicode} \usepackage{polyglossia} \usepackage[maxlevel=3]{csquotes} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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LaTeX Labels: Any Constraints on Length

Are there any limitations to how long the text in a \label{text} can be? I'm asking syntax-wise not aesthetic/practicality-wise.
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Incompatibility between package [francais]{babel} and refcheck

Below is an example that fails, giving, at compilation: ! Missing \endcsname inserted. <to be read again> \penalty l.10 On identifie \ref{eq:xx} With ...
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Multiple labels for one line of alignment

I have these four equations thus aligned, and would like to label each of them separately, placing the labels to the left of the two equations on the left and to the right of the other two. So far, ...
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Create a figure reference without defining a figure

I am writing a physics lab and I have a list of figures in the appendix, each figure has a reference. I also have two pages that have handwriting that are to be included in the report, and I want to ...
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Software to manage labelled objects for efficient cross-referencing (theorems, proofs, equationarrays, …)

Is there perhaps open-source software for managing labelled objects? I am looking for a BibDesk for theorems basically because I have rather many propositions and theorems floating around that I ...
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Managing Labels and their References in one TEX file that includes various TEX files

I have one TEX file that utilizes various TEX files via INCLUDE command. My problem is to cite a label of one file in another file. FOR EXAMPLE. I have created labels in all Chapt1 to Chapt4 files. ...
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Collection of 'clickable' resources in LaTeX

Coming from software development, I'm used to Cmd+click on resources in my IDE to open a referenced file or to jump to a certain position in the current file. Currently and in TexShop, one can rely on ...
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imakeidx \see clash with \backmatter

I wonder if someone could explain what's happening in the following MWE, where the use of \backmatter will make disappear the index crossed-refs (\see and \seealso commands); try uncommenting ...