Using KOMA report, figures seem to default to numbering from 0.1, 0.2, 0.3... I'd like these to start from 1,2,3 instead.

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Related, but don't answer my question:

Edit: This question: Continuous numbering of figures and tables, was identified as a solution to my duplicate. While that does look like a good answer, I've already successfully implemented the answer below. It is different and does not require using another package. As such, I prefer it.

  • The exist both figure and figures tags, both which are synonyms of the floats tag, since the figure environment is a floating environment.
    – sodd
    Nov 30, 2015 at 18:07
  • @Werner thanks for the additional edits, I think that helps differentiate it.
    – Minnow
    Nov 30, 2015 at 19:02

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Have you tried adding the following lines at the beginning of your document?


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