{labels} is about customizing the labels of {diagrams} and mathematical constructs like {matrices}. For questions about \label or similar commands, use {cross-referencing} instead.

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List of all labels with hyperlinks

I'm writing a document with several \label{} environments and I'm looking for an opportunity to generate a list of all of them at the beginning, something like this: Label 1 ..... 1 Label 2 ..... 2 ...
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Putting an underscore in a \label

I am trying to use pdflatex to type set some files that have underscores in the \label. Such as \label{abc_xyz} and have been unsuccessful. I keep getting errors such as: ! Missing \endcsname ...
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Calling filename@parse inside a command definition fails

I am trying to redefine \includegraphics to both auto-label the included figure and to restrict the maximum width. The auto-labeling is done by transforming the base filename to camelcase using the ...
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Package babel Error: You haven't loaded the language french yet [duplicate]

I just got LaTeX up and running and started following some basic instructions. The first time I followed the beginning over here: http://ftp.ctex.org/pub/tex/tools/editors/TeXworks/manual.pdf ...
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Change enumerate label alignment in Beamer

I would like to add enumerated lists to a Beamer presentation. Here is a minimal example: \documentclass{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{enumerate subitem}{\Alph{enumii}} \setbeamerfont{itemize/enumerate ...
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Reading (input) a file whose name is created with a label

I don't want to get into the details of why I want to do this, but I would like to: create a new counter called filenumber; create a file whose filename is \jobname\thefilenumber.txt and write to ...
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TikZ - same label for every left/right edge

Is there a way to give every edge on the left the same label up to a specific level (I don't want labels on my leaf nodes). I want to build a Huffman-Code, so it would be nice to have every left edge ...
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Lstlistings reference to line number

How can I place a 'label' marker inside a lstlisting environment (external file imported and formatted via the listinputlisting command) so that I can cross-reference a particular line number? In ...
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How to put a label on a wire using CircuiTikz

I would like to put a label on a short circuit element. I have tried something like this: \draw (2,2) to [short=$L = \lambda/4$, *-*] (5.5,2) (2,0) to [short, *-*] (5.5,0); but ...
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Numbering equations with letter and number?

I need all the equations in one of the sections to be numbered as letter (R) and an ascending number (1, 2, 3...). So they look like (R1), (R2), (R3) etc. I do not want the number of the ...
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Pgfplot axis labels

I'm trying to adjust the position of my axes labels and I'm having some trouble: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{float} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} ...
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Labeling node values on the axes

I want to draw some curves and some special coordinates on the curves, then label the nodes on the axes. So far I have done it manually like this (it's a diagram for the Markowitz risk premium in case ...
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Bibliography with biblatex: how to create additional labels using authoryear-style?

I've got a problem with my bibliography. I'm working with biblatex using authoryear-style. I did some modifications for my semester paper, but there's still one problem left: I'd like to display ...
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Putting labels inside section headings

I usually work with LyX, and when I want to label a section (in order to reference it later), I put the label inside the section heading. This usually works, but recently I tried to create an article ...
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How do I label and reference an Inkscape file using \input?

I have written the following code in TexShop: \begin{figure}[h] \begin{center} \def\svgwidth{\columnwidth} \input{<nameoffile>.pdf_tex} \caption{figure 1} \label{fig:no1} \end{center} ...
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Non-ASCII character in label

Here's my MWE: \documentclass[norsk]{article} \usepackage{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \caption{Skjærgårdsøl} \label{Skjærgårdsøl} \end{figure} ...
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Equation not displaying correctly

Just a quick question about equations. I have been trying to get my equations to display correctly but so far no luck. What I require is this What I am getting With this code \begin{equation} ...
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Label variables of equation using tikz without using itemize

I'm trying to use tikz to label the variables of an equation. I know of a similar question (Itemized Equation) but the answer uses itemize to label the variables. I would like to do something similar ...
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TikZ: Label nodes on to path

I use the to syntax to set a node in the horizontal middle between to other nodes. My problem is, that a label does not fit well at this middle node. Compare the label of node 2 and node 3 in the ...
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Issue with sliding a label in xypic using LyX

I want to slide a label so I use the tex code \xymatrix{A\ar^(.25){f}[r] & B} Using directly this code as latex in LyX works, but I want to do the same thing in equations environment in LyX, ...
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PSTricks: Wrong axis labels

Consider the following example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \def\sandsynlighed#1#2{% \psframe[ linecolor=red, fillstyle=solid, fillcolor=blue!50 ](#1,0)(!#1 ...
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Problems with labels inside a floating with a table

I have this strange problem with the labels inside the floating that contains a table. For my first table I put the label inside the floating area, then I added the cross reference somewhere in the ...
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How can I find the location (coordinates) between two ticks in pgfplots?

I would like to change the behavior of pgfplots for the placement of tick scale labels and units. My desired placement would be or between the last two ticks or in place of the second last tick. For ...
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Use math font for TikZ arrow labels

I am trying to make arrow labels look like they are written in math mode. This is what I have: This is what I want , I tried to use different fonts but without success. This is my code: ...
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How do I use an auxilliary file for my own commands?

I would like to extend the \label and \ref commands to provide me not only with the number of the section but also some sort of heading. What I have in mind is something like this: ...
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list of current labels in lyx

I would like to see all the currently created labels in my document in LyX. I am creating a label and this label already exists somewhere in my document. Lyx relabels my item adding a "-1" to it. When ...
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Label missing on axes in pspicture

Consider the following example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pst-plot} \begin{document} \psset{xunit=1cm,yunit=0.1cm} \savedata{\data}[{1,64},{2,32},{3,16},{4,8},{5,4},{6,2},{7,1}] ...
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Use labels from file in Tikz

I want to compare data from two files in a 4 by 4 grid. The data files are like this: data1.dat: A B C D ..... data2.dat: 1 2 3 4 ......... I am able to set up the grid with the ...
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Reduce white space above TikZ label

I'm new to TikZ, and have drawn the following picture, \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{trees,arrows} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[every ...
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create label for graphics inside table cell and also add to table of contents

I would like to create a few command that allows me to reference figures inside a table and add the reference to the table of contents. \newcommand\fig[2]{ \addtocounter{figure}{1} ...
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Text over picture with white space

I'd like to label some level curves with values that are superimposed over the level curves, creating white space around the labels so that the underlying curves appear "broken". I figured a simple ...
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Tikz: Arrow description closer to arrow [duplicate]

I want $Q(g)$ closer to the diagonal arrow in this tikz-picture. How can I manage that? Thanks. \begin{tikzpicture}[description/.style={fill=white,inner sep=2pt},baseline={([yshift=1.5em]current ...
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Problem with Chapters in appendix mode not having a label [duplicate]

I have a main file where I include several chapters including a couple of appendices, like this: \usepackage{appendix} \begin{document} ... \include{chapter1} \include{chapter2} ... ...
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Left-justified equations with left tags (so it looks like an enumeration)

I want to make a math enivornment (preferably a customized align/flalign environment) with left-justified/left-aligned equations (as it is possible with the flalign environment) and left-aligned tags ...
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Label and non-plain text arguments

I have a custom macro: \NewDocumentCommand\includefigure{mo}{ ... \caption{#2} \label{fig:#2} } The optional argument is used for the caption and the label. The problem is that when I have ...
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Circuitikz place text above and below component

Lets say I create a component like this (0,0) to [R, l^=$R1$] (0,2) How can I make it so that the value, R1, is say, on the right hand side, and the resistance, say, 1kohm is on the left hand side? ...
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Wrong x-axis with pst-plot

Consider the following example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pst-coil,pst-plot} \def\tilskud#1#2{% \psline[linewidth=1.5pt,linecolor=red]% (!#1 1986 sub 0)% (!#1 1986 sub #2 8 sub 2 ...
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equation labels inside a nested align and aligned environment

I'd like to have several equations aligned pair-wise in, essentially, two columns, but with individual labels for each equation and/or for each line (where one line displays two equations). I have ...
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Labeling Edges in a Weighted Digraph

I would like to have the labels of the edges of a weighted digraph positioned "beside" (north, south, east, west, etc.) the arrows. I have already created the digraph with: \documentclass{article} ...
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LaTeX gives warning - empty label `' multiply defined

I have a LaTeX document that works fine, but it does give a warning message every time I compile it. Here is the text of the warning message: LaTeX Warning: Label `' multiply defined. The name ...
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correcting label placement with psfrag

I use LaPrint in Matlab to generate my EPS figures. In the TeX file that accompanies the EPS file with the LaPrint output, I have some PSfrag commands. If we consider, say, the y-axis, I find in some ...
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Pandoc caption for code blocks [closed]

Consider the following code block: ~~~~{.Python .numberLines caption="test"} def myfunction(var): """ Oh how awesome this is. """ pass ~~~~ The code gets formatted correctly in the Pdf, but the ...
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How can one put labels over an image?

This question is slightly different from Drawing on an image with TikZ. What I'm asking is how can I put a vertex label, at a particular point (x,y), on an image of a graph in TikZ? \begin{center} ...
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How to put a label at the beginning of an arrow?

I came with the following code to display the graph below: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{positioning} \tikzset{ actor/.style={ rectangle, draw=black, ...
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individual tick label style with pgfplots

given the following code, I want to modify the tick labels in such a way, that for negative values of x, the labels are located above the x-axis. How can I realize this? \documentclass{report} ...
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Start the content of an item on a new line after the item label in enumerate environment

How to have the full content of an enumerate item to start on a new line below the item label and number, and aligned to the left margin of the document ? This question is closely related to this ...
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How to put label on top of an inference rule (bussproofs package)?

I use bussproofs (instead of mathpartir) to layout inference rules. bussproofs can place labels to the left and to the right of a rule, but not on top of a rule (like mathpartir can do). Is there an ...
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Generalizing macros with LaTeX3

I'm trying to increase my LaTeX3-fu, but I'm getting an error about encountering printed output before the document begins. I'm trying to generalize How to get the section title by section number?. ...
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Adding labels to a node in a matrix and change the position of single matrix cell to create a flow chart

I want to add two labels next to the diamond shaped node. One to the right saying "Ja" above the path and the other one below saying "Nein" right next to the path. Currently it seems like that two new ...
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How to draw rectangle edge label in tikz?

I want to draw something like this. How to get that rectangle edge label? This is the MWE. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage[margin=15mm]{geometry} \usepackage{calc} ...