I have modified my list of figures so that it includes Fig. figure number before each caption in List of Figures. This done by using the following code.


However, I am not able to align figure caption which extends to second line. What should be done to align the multi-line figure caption in list of figures.

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    Can you make a minimal working example (MWE)? Mar 18, 2018 at 13:56
  • You would have better luck modifying \l@figure and \l@table, which set the indentation, Mar 18, 2018 at 17:21
  • See tex.stackexchange.com/questions/326573/… (although it has other modifications you may not need). Mar 18, 2018 at 17:33
  • I tried the suggestion in above comment. However its showing following error ! Undefined control sequence. \l@figure ->\@tocline
    – S.Dev
    Mar 19, 2018 at 4:13
  • The first step is finding the current definition of \l@figure, which usually depends on the document class. \meaning\l@figure would belp. (don't forget \makeatletter ... \makeatother) Mar 19, 2018 at 16:53

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I am able to get alignment using this code


However, in some cases the page number comes down

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