When trying to reference to an appendix using autoref using the following code:



\section{Title of Section}
See \autoref{sec:appendix}.

\section{Title of Appendix}
Contents of Appendix.


The reference is not found, as shown here:

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What am I doing wrong?


You have to use


instead of


i.e., the label has to be identical to the reference you use with \autoref.

  • Ouch... True, that's right, and very much shame on me for posting this question :-S
    – vstrien
    Jun 1 '11 at 13:28
  • @vstrien: If this solves your problem consider marking the answer as a solution. Jun 1 '11 at 13:59
  • Of course I will - but yesterday I couldn't mark it yet as I had to wait for 5 minutes (and 5 minutes later I wasn't online anymore :-))
    – vstrien
    Jun 2 '11 at 11:44

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