{floats} is about the floating environments figure, table and other, custom-defined floats, and concerns issues such as positioning, labelling, captioning, indexing and listing of said floats. For questions specifically about formatting a float caption, consider using {captions}.

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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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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?
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Defining own labelsep for caption breaks layout

The idea was to mark several figures (but not all) with a * to indicate that the figure is an own screenshot. I found the following code to manage this: \usepackage{caption} \...
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Long bottom figure float disappears in twocolumn article with stfloats

This is my MWE: \documentclass[twocolumn]{article} \usepackage{stfloats} \begin{document} Figure \ref{figure} \begin{figure}%[b] \vspace*{15\baselineskip} \caption{This is the figure!} \...
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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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Have side by side figures in LaTeX [duplicate]

I use the code \begin{figure}[ht] \begin{center} \subfig{\label{dfg}\includegraphics[width=1\textwidth]{figures/2dcontour}} [Figure (A)] \subfig{\label{dfg}\includegraphics[width=\textwidth]{figures/...
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Caption of each figure at the same line at the bottom

I use the following for side by side figures. However, the caption of the left figure is positioned higher than the right. How can I make the caption position be at the same line? \documentclass{...
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Cannot reproduce the following solution to the problem of \ref not working for \label inside \subbottom in 'memoir'

It seems that using \label inside \subbottom causes known problems inside the 'memoir' class of documents. Although I already solved the problem, I was stumped by the fact that I cannot reproduce one ...
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Reference to figure inside minipage [closed]

I want to reference to a figure inside a minipage but it won't work. The structure looks something like this: \ref{fig:test} \begin{figure} \begin{minipage} blablabla \end{minipage} \begin{minipage} \...
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Space difference between list of figures and list of listings

See attached gif You got any clues how to fix that? I’m using a Koma class.
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Graphics Floating Around

I have wrote this piece of LaTeX code \chapter{Datenmodellierung} \paragraph{Fremdschlüssel} \includegraphics[width=0.4\textwidth]{Resources/Included Graphics/foreign_keys_example.png} \paragraph{...
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About replacing period with emdash and aligning caption to figure border

This is about caption package. I read the well-written manual of this package (but not thoroughly, because I am new to LaTex) and found not enough about number(s) associated with caption label. So, ...
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Annotated Box around Figures and Tables

I have a Latex document where I need to put Figures and Tables in boxes. This can be accomplished with e.g. fbox, framed or mdframed. However, I need a solution that also allows me to annotate the box ...
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Tikz figures in tikzposter environment withouth the prefix “Fig… ” caption

I am working in the tikzposter environment and I just would like to have a tikz figure with the caption "Me" without the prefix "Fig. 1". It sounds really simple, but the problem is that due to the ...
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emerging caption in the fourth edge of a larger square containing figures on other three edges [duplicate]

How can I insert 3 figures in a one column format article as below: an answer is here but the result of this answer will be
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everytime I put a figure, latex puts this huge space between the figure and the next text

I have a huge problem with the figures in my report, I don't know why everytime I put a figure, latex puts this huge space between the figure and the next text. here's an example: Please help \...
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Figure caption centering [closed]

\begin{figure*} \begin{center} \includegraphics[scale=.80]{sysmodel.JPG} \caption{System model} \label{m1} \end{center} \end{figure*} I am using the above code but the position of the figure caption ...
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Time travel in LaTeX

Is it possible to define a previouspage environment, so that whatever is inside it is output on the previous page? Motivation: In a two-column document, the only way to get a full-width float to be ...
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Centering Two Tables side by side

I would like to present two tables side by side, however the positioning is not as I would like: How can I center the captions below the tables and center both tables on the page? Compiling ...
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Achieving local `@fptop` within a custom float

I would like the following policy: The top of figure and table page-floats should be 15% down the page (and ideally able to move higher if the figure is more than 85% of text height). A custom ...
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Wrong total number of pages in page numbering

My document is 39 pages long. However, the total page number (after numerous processing) is 36. I thus have page 1/36, 2/36, ... 36/36, as well as 37/36, 38/36, and 39/36. Page 36 matches with the ...
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How we can make term 'Figure' to be bold and rest part of the caption to remain as it is?

How to make term 'Figure' bold and rest of the caption need not to be bold
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Figure in two-column article

I have a two-column article document in which I want to place a figure spanning both columns above two (independent) tables (using tabularx), one in each column. I've followed the answer here, but it ...
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Float environment like figure leaves a empty space in the document

The image goes at the end of the document because of the float, and its completely fine with me, but it leaves a blank space within the text blocks. How to get rid of it? Please help. For below code ...
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Moving a subsection directly under an image using wrapfigure, how to remove the white space

I have read and tried solutions from various answers, but I haven't reached a solution to my problem; In my document I have an image on the left side, and an equation right next to the image on the ...
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Mysterious blank space appears in text when align evironment followed by figure environment

When using an align environment and subsequently a figure environment in Latex code in the resulting pdf appears suddenly a blank space where in code the figure environment resides. Why does this ...
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Positioning figures from subfile side by side on landscape page in amsart

I'm using the amsart article class, and I want to position two figures that I've saved in separate subfiles side by side on a single landscape page. However, the images aren't centred, with everything ...
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set counter chapter with float

I am trying to set a counter chapter with float like this : \setcounter{chapter}{2.3} I am getting this error alc Error: `.' invalid at this point.
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How can I force the picture to the title page

This a surpporting info for my paper. As shown in the picture, I want to put my figure just under the title page. It is probably because my figure is too large, I made the figure smaller enough. ...
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Discontinuous numbering when numbering figures by chapter: 2.1 followed by 2.3? [duplicate]

I am trying to find out how latex decides how to number figures when numbering is done by chapters. My problem is that the numbering of figures within the same chapter is discontinuous, e.g. after ...
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How to merge the contents of the table cell without using multirow and multicolumn?

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{table} \renewcommand{\arraystretch}{1.2} \centering \setlength\tabcolsep{0.5em} \scalebox{0.84} { \begin{tabular}{|l|l|l|} \hline ...
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Two figure colums side by side, subfigure aligment issues

I want to create two colums of figures according to the following MWE. My solution is inspired by: How can I vertically align two minipages with subfigures and differing caption length? I have to ...
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How to only show text?

I have a document for a student research project and want to know how many pages content without figures, listings and tables i have. My university does differentiate between content and figures,... ...
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the double parentheses beside subfigures

how can I omit the double parentheses beside subfigures, while i want to show label in text like this: 1.(a) \documentclass[a4paper,aps,12pt]{revtex4-1} \usepackage{floatrow} \usepackage{subfig} \...
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Wrong page count due to floating objects

I've added an appendix to my document and I'm displaying it in the TOC with \clearpage \pagebreak \addcontentsline{toc}{section}{Appendix} . The appendix contains 2 pages, each filled with a ...
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labels beside to figure in beamer

I tried to put labels beside the second figure, its not a subfigure. In the document i used the command \topinset but in beamer I can't use this. I am currently creating a third new small column ...
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centering subcaptions (without text), just keeping (a), (b)..etc

How can I write no subcaptions but keeping subcaptions number. That is, how can I just keep (a), (b), (c) ... and, in turn, center those letters below each picture? Example: \begin{figure} \...
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How to add default options to a float environment

I want my tikz images to have a different font. How can I change my tikzpicture environment, such that, by default it will call the sansmath environment and select the right font family. Now it ...
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Minipages with figure and tables side by side: Alignment of captions

I want to place a figure next to a table. To do so, I use the minipage environment. Here's the MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{caption} \begin{document} {\centering \begin{minipage}[t]{0....
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Distance between caption and table differs (scrbook)

The KOMA-classes provide an option captions=nooneline. If this option is set, all captions of figures and tables are justified left; if it is not set, captions that are short enough to fit on one line ...
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How can I create this layout?

In my thesis, I need to include the descriptions of 79 items in the appendix. Each description takes about half a page, and includes a picture. I want to always have two of these per page, and have ...
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How to use subfigures with the template graduate-thesis in sharelatex?

I am trying to make subfigures in this template, both side by side and to stack two figures on top of each other. I have seen some examples explaining that it is necessary to include this before ...
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Does LaTeX know what it is doing with figures [closed]

I really love LaTeX, and learning it and working with is just as much fun as the beauty of the documents it outputs. But when it comes to figures in LaTeX, sometimes, even when using the '!h' ...
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How to put figures in two column horizontally and not vertically in top and bottom?

How to put figures in two column horizontally and not vertically in top and bottom? can you bring an example?
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How to auto place figures on the left in odd pages, and on the right on even pages?

I'm using wrapfig. On every page, there's only one figure (and text). I'd like the placement parameter of wrapfig to be l for odd pages, and r for even ones, then alternating. Can it be done? If yes, ...
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How to put 12 figures in 3 columns?

Here is my effort: I want to put 12 figures in three columns and four rows. Can anyone demonstrate that how should do this correctly? Following gives 1 column with 4 figures. Need to generate another ...
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Figure placement specifiers being written as text

All I'm trying to do is add placement specifiers to my figures with eg.[ht]. Instead of using them as arguments, latex decides to literally write [ht] into the pdf as text. So here is my sample ...
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How do I get the value of 'columnwidth'? [duplicate]

I am using the ACM SIG Template for a conference paper (a two-column document). And I'd like to insert several figures plotted by matplotlib. I was wondering what is the width I should set for fig....
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How to place the illustration on the page in two columns and number them?

How to place the illustration on the page in two columns and number them? and another question. How to insert an image height of 30 % of the height of the text. Thank you.
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Space between text and its following figure

How can I make some space between the text and its following figure? (Only once and not for the whole document).