{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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Label a word or sentence?

Is it possible to refer to a word in a sentence? Example: Hi, I love\label{Word: Love} learning so I ask a lot of questions. I would like to refer to the word "love" in the above sentence. For ...
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I have a business card template that uses labels and I want to add a watermark/background

I am making business cards that use labels to slice them up and give me multiple per page, but I also would like to have a background or watermark on them. I have tried using this code, but it puts ...
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How do I make a square and label each corner with a number?

I am trying to make a square to demonstrate how reflections and rotations work, so I would like a square with each interior vertex labeled with a number.
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how to add labels to arrows avoiding conflicts with existing node shapes

Ok, I've made the following diagram: I want to add text labels to the various arrows (at the red points) and I want to ensure that the labels do not overlap the dotted lines, the arrow lines etc. ...
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Add destinations for external links to PDF file? [duplicate]

According to this document, it is possible to add "destinations" to a PDF file that can be used to navigate directly to certain places in the document when opening it: Open a PDF file to a set ...
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Building a list of non-duplicated labels from text on the fly

As a followup to Difference in compilation time between two slightly different versions I wrote Deleting duplicates from a comma-separated list of strings. Summary of issue: The former question ...
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Text in a graph in TikZ

I have the following code. \begin{tikzpicture} [auto, vertex/.style={circle,draw=black!100,fill=black!100,thick,inner sep=0pt,minimum size=1mm}] \node (v1) at ( 1,1) [vertex,label=left:$v_1$] {}; \...
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Label and Ref with Table [duplicate]

I defined a Table with lable the following way: \begin{table}[t] \centering \begin{tabular}{|c|c|} \hline Transaktionsnummer & Enthaltene Items \\ \hline 1 & f,a,c,d,g,i,m,...
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Dealing with strange character in arabictex using TeXnicCenter

I'm using TeXnicCenter 32bit on Windows 7 and i want to try Typesetting a document using Arabic script i tired to read Typesetting a document using Arabic script and https://www.sharelatex.com/learn/...
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Retrieve link caption of hidden label

What I wish to do is create a (hidden) label in which some text is stored, and retrieve the text by referencing to it, without getting an actual link. For example: \customlabel{refname}{some text} \...
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Use Labels to show equations

I want to be able to create many equations, say $a+b=c$ and $c+d=e$, save the equation as a variable but not have the equation be displayed. I simply want to have the ability to use the label/variable ...
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Figures in Minipage to avoid multiple pdf's warning, now labels aren't working

I'm trying to include svg graphics in combination with the respective .pdf_txt within my bachelor thesis. So far that works but it triggers the Warning : 'multiple pdf's in a page group'. That Warning ...
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Show table caption only on first page [duplicate]

I have a \longtable that splits over two pages and currently shows the label and caption at the top of each page. Can I change this so that the caption and label to only appear on the first page and ...
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How to label arrows in tikz-qtree?

How do I label the arrows below with "1," "2," and "3"? \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{tikz, tikz-qtree} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \begin{tikzpicture} \tikzset{every ...
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Insert labels inside table rows

I have a long table with different equation, I need to make a label and then refer to them in some cells, trying to do that by putting usual label giving me wrong results in LyX, more precisely if the ...
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How do I modify the appearance of subsection headings without also messing up how subsection referencing works?

I have a revtex4 document and I'd like to change how the labels for the subsections appear: \section{Foo} \subsection{Bar} Currently compiles to something like: I. Foo A. Bar But I'd ...
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Constructing a tree in LaTeX

I am having real trouble creating a tree. So far I have \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz-qtree} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[every tree node, level distance=1.25cm,sibling ...
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Y-tick labels on the right side, y-axis label on the left

Is there a way to only move the y-tick labels to the right? The option yticklabel pos=right automatically moves the axis-label, too. Here a MWE of how the axis-label is also moved: \documentclass[...
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How to make colored labels in feynMF/feynMP

There are several ways of adding a label to the vertex, e.g. as in code below. It is documented how to make the colored polygons or lines, as done for the V2, but I couldn't find anything about making ...
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Creating different “classes” of labels

I'm trying to write up a paper and I'd like to have a different class of labels for identities vs equations. ie I want something like \label{eq:firsteq} and \label{id:firstid} such that the numbering ...
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Automate generation of table from data in enumerated lists

I'm working on a document that contains the requirements and specification for a code suite, and I'd like to create a requirements traceability matrix that shows what part of the spec covers each ...
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How to put two labels for one figure

I have one picture, but in fact it is a combination of two figures. Therefore I am able to use \includegraphics only one time. Still, I want to use two labels for left and right side. I searched for ...
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Add axis label to bar chart using tikz

I'm creating a bar chart using the following code: \documentclass[tikz]{standalone} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepackage{pgfplotstable} \pgfplotsset{compat=newest} \begin{...
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Creating lables - using data from excel sheets - selecting specific column

I have to create desk slips (labels). For this data is available in excel sheet. The column names are - RollNo, Subject, Venue of Exam (examination center). Presently we are creating desk slips using ...
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yticklabels Problems

I'm going to draw a certain function from a .txt file. I'd like to specify/to highlight a point of that function on the function itself by a marker and a label. Moreover, I'd like to put a notch on ...
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Label above node in TikZ

I wish to add a label above a node that already contains a label. \begin{tikzpicture}[scale=0.8,every node/.style={draw=black,circle}] \node (a) at (0,0) {a}; \node (b) at (2,0) {b}; \...
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Problem referencing/labeling while using the subfiles package

I have a problem using labels together with the subfiles package. When I'm writing in one section and I try to reference to different section (or for that matter anything within that section) I get an ...
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Numbering an equation when using \displaymath

I am using the hyperref package and want to label a piecewise equation. However, I only know how to use \displaymath to do a piecewise equation and the \label doesn't put a number next to the ...
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How do I label my figure properly?

I have my figure as a pdf with commands: \begin{figure}[h!] \centering\includegraphics[width=0.6\textwidth] {babymodel_figure_4.pdf} \caption{The Fixed-Point Equation } \end{figure} These are my ...
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How to generate a “named destination” in PDF?

According to the Evince help, one can open a PDF at the location of a "named destination": SYNTAX evince [--help] [--page-label=PAGE | --page-index=NUM‐ BER | --named-dest=DEST] [--...
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pgfplots mistake with label

i have a problem with my graph. i can't figure out why latex puts this into my description. i had to specify the xticklabels manually. but latex still gives me that number on that position. i'd like ...
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Why do I get the number 1 instead of the desired affiliation for the authors in elsarticle template?

I am using for the first time the Latex template of Elsiver journals but I get the number 1 for the later affiliations of all the authors. Here is a minimal working environment. Could anyone tell if ...
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Trouble using namedef and nameref to augment the default \ref command

I'm trying to enhance the builtin \label and \ref commands to let me add some additional text to the number typically associated with a reference. That is, I want to say \labelprop{prop:example}{...
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Can I use cleveref and endnotes together?

I'm trying to setup my article with notes such that: Notes are not shown at the bottom of the page Notes are shown at the end of the article (no need to show them after each section or so) I can ...
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TikZ node label distance depends on length when using tikzstyle

When I include circle in the every node style, the distance from the label to the node depends on the length of the label: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{...
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Labels not referencing correct number figure

I have a report where it's required to have sections from another report both in the main body as well as in an appendix, and I'm including them by using the \input{some_section} command. I'm ...
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How to typeset list labels with multiple lines?

I'm new to TeX/LaTeX, and I wish to be able to typeset item labels of a (description) list into multiple lines if needed. I purchased a copy of The LaTeX Companion and chapter 3 contains example code ...
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2 meta in pgfplot

I need some help with this diagram: I would like to combine to entries in the “meta=” section. It should contain the {y*100}–value and the Label-value. Is it possible to somehow ad them? In the end ...
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matlab2tikz/pgfplots: Tick-labels in axis cannot be overwritten [duplicate]

I want to export plots from MATLAB to tikz and use matlab2tikz to do so. Most of the data I have has dates on its x-axis. In MATLAB I use serial date numbers to store the time. I override the ...
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Histogram with separate group of columns and common caption

I have to draw an histogram like the following one (I have uploaded the corrispondent Office Word version). As I could not find any solution yet, my main question is how I can separate groups of ...
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label \theequation inside math

Code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{align*} J &= J_0 + 2 m r^2 & \label{eq:asdf}\refstepcounter{...
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Labels in 3D mode don't work in Asymptote

When I create 3D asymptote graphics, labels just don't work. When I copy the code from the question in Positioning Labels in Asymptote I get the exact same plot just without the "x". Everything works ...
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How do I feed evaluated references into this sorting routine?

Below is some code I cobbled together from examples found on the net. I would like the sorted list routine to use the results of evaluating \ref rather than using the literal argument of \ref. ...
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How to print “string” of first or last \label{string}, in running headers and margins, dictionary-like, with KOMA class?

I need to typeset a book where sections are identified by a string, like "PLA 1", as dictated by the book's editor (the publisher calls these strings "cite-keys".) Sometimes there are a few sections ...
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\pageref out of sync with \label

I have \pagerfer pointing to the code listing on the next page. The listing is equipped with \label. When I generate PDF from the TeX file using latexmk -pdflatex='pdflatex -shell-escape -...
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Is there a way to make the LaTeX labels appear in the .pdf (say as a note)? [duplicate]

Here's some background: I have multiple chapters in the dissertation I am writing. I have LaTeX-labelled the figures, the table and the equations. Whenever I add a chapter, I create a .pdf of the ...
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How do I number the equation as a text? [duplicate]

\begin{align} \mathcal{L}_{\lambda} = u_{1}(h) - u_{1}(h^{*}) + T \geq 0 \text{(foc$\lambda$)}, \label{eqn:foca1}\\ \mathcal{L}_{T} = -1 + \lambda = 0 \Leftrightarrow \lambda = 1 \text{(focT)} ,\...
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Tikz sloped label on path

Any suggestion on how to get slanted text for the labels "Diapason", "Diapente" and "Diatessaron"? (PDFLATEX on Linux Lubuntu with texlive 2014) Thank you, A \documentclass{article} \usepackage{...
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tikz/gnuplot legend inside the caption

I want to add my legend inside the caption, similarly the one given in this question. But I want to use gnuplot environment as in the following MWE. Unfortunately, I am getting '??' because \label{...
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Put all labels on the left with showkeys

My document has a very narrow right margin and I'm using showkeys to see internal labels for equations. Is it possible to put all labels that showkeys generates on the left side? Unfortunatelly, ...