{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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Vertical space between figures

I really want to get rid of some of the whitespace between figures and subfigures, it is completley unecessary and sometimes causes a page of figures with a third landing on page two with text, while ...
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LaTeX Table Positioning

This is similar, but not the same, as a previous question. I want to do the following things: Number tables and figures separately Put tables exactly where I want them To do the first one, I just ...
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footnote in the column name of a table [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Footnotes in tables? I tried inserting \footnote in the column name of a table. The footnote did not appear at the bottom of the page as expected. Can someone help me? ...
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Frame around a page latex [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Creating Page Border for Single Page only Hello I need to put a double frame around an A4 page in latex. How to do this ? I looked into psframe. Did not quite get it !
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Too many unprocessed floats

I'm trying to a large number of figures. The code is \begin{figure} \includegraphics[scale=0.5]{m2T4.pdf} \caption{M2T, Problem Size 513} \end{figure} I'm not able to compile, I get the error ! ...
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A table and a figure, with captions, in the same wide float in a two-column document?

I'm trying to place a figure and a table inside the same wide float so that they are positioned together within a two-column document. However, they also need separate captions (i.e. a figure caption ...
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biblatex: How to suppress back references for certain citations?

When using BibTeX's standard citation commands, such as \cite, typically back references are generated (if enabled) in the bibliography pointing back to the place of citation. That's a nice feature. ...
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How to float figure close to its description in the text?

Consider a float of image with \begin{figure}[h] \includegraphics[width=1.0\textwidth]{ebooks.jpg} \captionof{figure}{This is a test} \label{fig: 1} \end{figure} Is it possible to ...
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How to float figure within multicol text

I have a simple two-column text, and want to place figures within the text. I used this code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{multicol} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} \begin{document} ...
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Inserting table and figure vertically in a full page

I have a table with large number of columns and few rows. I need to insert this table vertically in one single page. How to do. I need to do the same with a figure also, wherein I need to insert a ...
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Customizing caption in side-by-side figures

How do I customize my caption that follows this article's setting of the captions on page 26. The following is my attempt to do that, but still doesn't work. Obviously, what I want to achieve is to ...
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How can I modify vertical space between figure and caption?

\documentclass{article} \usepackage[draft]{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \centering \setlength\fboxsep{124pt} \setlength\fboxrule{1pt} \fbox{\includegraphics{dummy}} \caption{Dummy ...
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Hypcap not working with custom figure environment

I'm trying to use caption with hypcap=true so that cross-reference hyperlinks will go to the figure instead of the figure caption. However, I'm using a multicol environment with a custom figure ...
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Hyperlink to figure (reference) in PDF links to incorrect figure

I have a document with a few sections, I'm new to LaTeX so I'm just using the article class. I want the figure numbers to restart in each section. I did this with \setcounter{figure}{0} at the start ...
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Regarding Changing Captions and Including Them in Different Lists of Interest

I have created several large tables in Excel and MATLAB. Since it is very time-consuming to manually copy and paste these tables in LaTeX, I would like to include them as figures in LaTeX. I would ...
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labbook figure numbering

I am using the labbook document class which is based on scrbook. labbook doesn't number the chapters, but the figure numbering still behaves the way it was in scrbook: it's not running, but each ...
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How to make a float that is not labelled 'Figure' but 'Listing'

I would to include my listings as floats, pretty much as Figures, but I don't want to call them Figures. I want to call them listings. How can I do that?
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Use \subfloat in custom float/caption [closed]

I am trying to use subfloats in a custom caption/float environment. But I get compilation errors. MWE: \documentclass[a4paper]{report} ...
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List of figures: source below image caption?

I'm relatively new to LaTeX and currently working on a paper. In my list of figures, I'd like to have a structure like this: Fig. 1: <Title of figure> . . . 1 ...
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Forcing a new section to begin after previous captions [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to avoid splitting tables between sections I have noticed that, by default, when you open a new section, it could interfere with the contents from the previous ...
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Get BibTeX to ignore citation numbering in a figure caption

Here's the problem. I have the main text of a document which includes a citation late in the document, say \cite{ref20}. One of my figure captions has in it, the \cite{ref20}. What happens is that ...
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How to use tabular/array to arrange figures [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to use images in a table? I'm looking for a solution for automatic alignment of figures within my tex-file. I would like to keep it as simple as possible. I have the ...
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Rotate picture with caption

How can I rotate both a picture and its title in TeX? Parameter in \includegraphics allows to rotate only a picture.
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How can I change figure caption label?

I am using revtex4-1 for a Physical Review Letter. Typically when a figure is made, the caption starts out FIG. 1. <text>. I am creating a supplementary file and I would like it to say FIG. S1. ...
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How to make table with caption appearing on \listoftables without \begin{table} environment? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Label and caption without float Create caption without float AND without caption-package? Here is an example of LaTeX document being compiled with pdflatex having ...
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APA6 Class - Single-spaced Tables for Manuscript

I'm trying to produce a manuscript for submission. I have tables that are fairly long and need to be single spaced. The apa6 class is double-spacing the entire document including the tables. I need ...
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Abbreviate “figure” [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Change caption name of figures I'm using scrbook for the document class. Is there an easy way to abbreviate "Figure 1" in order to have "Fig. 1" ? The proposed answer ...
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Figures in odd pages, text in even pages; if no figures, then odd=even pages (i.e., no blank pages w/ numbering and headers…)

I'm writing my thesis using \documentclass{book}. I have plenty of figures and I want them to appear always on the right hand of my manuscript (since this is the "attraction" page when reading, and ...
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float and subfig package interference: subfigures with exact placement

I'm using the subfig package for subfigures and the float package for forced float placement (H). Using both these packages results in the subcaption not getting reset. The following example shows six ...
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Ignore figure for list of figures

I'd like to include some figures in my LaTeX document just like every other figure but don't have exactly these figures included in the list of figures. Since I couldn't find a solution I have to ask ...
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Grouping figures in \listoffigures

Is it possible to group together several figures in the List of Figures. For example a time step sequence where there are 4 or 5 different figures would only have one entry.
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figures in sidewaysfigure environment are not listed in List of Figures

I was writing my thesis and found that all figures I included in sidewaysfigure environment are not listed in \listoffigures. How can I make those figures listed in List of Figures? What I did is ...
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Aberrant footnote numbering behavior with footnoted captions

I don't have an explanation for the behavior shown by the following two MWEs. Clearly, the footnote number is altered by the length of text in the caption. Please advise me as to why this strange ...
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Enclosing a float into a shadowed box

I have created a float enivoirment as shown below \floatstyle{boxed} \newfloat{example}{thp}{lop}[section] \floatname{example}{Example} I would like to enclose the example in the a shadowbox, ...
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Incorrect page number in List of Listings

The problem I'm having is that page numbers, in a List of Listings, are frequently off by one page. I'm using the listings package and I have a List of Listings in the beginning of the document, ...
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Figure positions and sizing

I have the following figure code : \begin{figure}[h] \centering \includegraphics[scale=.7,bb=0 0 804 401]{f5.png} \caption{Case Adaptation \cite{16} } \label{fig:f5} \end{figure} Even ...
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Figure refs stop working after I added a new counter

I was using the amspset document class for generating exam practice problems. I had wanted to add some referencing to the problems so I started a new counter like this (adapted from some Tex Exchange ...
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lstlisting ignores float setting

My document starts with: \begin{document} \lstset{ % language=Java, float=tb } However all listings appear exactly just where they have been defined, e.g. this one: ...
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scrreprt – How to adjust distance between caption and table?

I am new to LaTeX, tentatively using it to prepare a complicated industrial document (laboratory test report). I had selected the report class. After numerous experiments, I have just found that just ...
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Need to adjust in tikz

I want to display the following figures simultaneously that is not above or lower. Also need to reduce the size. Please help me. \begin{figure}[htp] %\centering \begin{tikzpicture} %\draw ...
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Wrapfig pushes section text out of the page

wrapfig works perfectly with all text except the sections. It seems to push the section text out of the page to the left. The only section text that is still showing is the one the wrapfig command is ...
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How to use correctly latexdiff with figures?

I did change a source of some image between new and old version of .tex files, when I run latexdiff it marks such parts like this: \DIFdelend %DIF > lamp \DIFaddbegin \begin{figure*}[t] ...
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How to build and combine sophisticated layouts in figures

How can I get a layout like the one below in my document?                 With this question, I am looking for: An ...
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Adjusting Figures (Floats) Next to Tables

I am wondering what is the best way to place floats directly across from a array or tabular environment. I want to get the graph to show on the right of the table of values. A picture is shown below ...
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The [H] “put it here” placement option doesn't work with floatrow [closed]

I'm using the minted, floatrow, caption, and listing packages to create code blocks like these: To do this, I'm using a hack based on this answer. Here is what I have: ... \usepackage{listings} ...
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When to indent a paragraph?

I use indentation of the first line for paragraphs. When a new paragraph starts after a code listing (or some other figure), this looks a bit unpleasant to me. What is the typographical convention for ...
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Adding both captions and notes to a table with the captions package

In the following table I created the caption exactly they way I wanted. I'd like to add a "Note" below the tabular, but within the table environment, following the same style as the caption. I sort of ...
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Placement and coordinate information of a figure

Is it possible to extract the coordinates of where LaTeX places an item? I want to be able to tell what page and where on that page LaTeX placed a figure.
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float package: get list of all floats defined with \newfloat?

I develop a new package and as one functionality, I would need to get the list of all floats defined using the \newfloat command of the float package. I could of course modify this command in ...
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Floating object inside another floating object in ConTeXt

I need page where is text column with pictures on the left side. Inside the text column I need on the right side floating letter. Here is code: \starttext \startfiguretext[left]{none}% ...