Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 175 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange

Questions tagged [cleveref]

{cleveref} is a package that enhances LaTeX's {cross-referencing} features, allowing the format of references to be determined automatically according to the type of reference.

66
votes
1answer
13k views

Difference between ref, varioref and cleveref. Decision for a thesis

How can one make a quick decision what the best "ref" for a thesis in pdflatex with hyperref is? After a few hours reading I do not know more than ref is used by everyone who does not know about the ...
37
votes
1answer
6k views

Impact of hyperref, when varioref and cleveref are used

I think I may have found a bug in either hyperref, cleverefoder varioref but can't determine the details any further. If do not load hyperref in the following example, the result is fine. \...
30
votes
3answers
2k views

Can cleveref be made to use the Oxford comma for multiple citations?

Simple question: Is there a simple way to get cleveref to use the Oxford comma? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[standard]{ntheorem} \usepackage{cleveref} \begin{document} \begin{proposition}\...
30
votes
3answers
3k views

How to get more complete references

Sometimes when I work I write something like \begin{proposition} \label{my new result} ... \end{proposition} ... blah blah in Proposition \ref{my new result} blah... but then I realize that the ...
29
votes
1answer
5k views

cleveref and appendix packages: appendix referenced as section

Using this example: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{appendix} \usepackage{cleveref} \begin{document} \section{The first section}\label{sec:1} \lipsum[2] \section{The second ...
28
votes
1answer
1k views

Relative chapter references

(A follow-up of sorts on Variable chapter references, as per @werner 's suggestion) This is somewhere in between a request for comments and an actual question (as well as a summary of my experiences ...
26
votes
1answer
7k views

How to reference ranges rather than separate numbers?

I would like to do the following: Just type something like ... we describe this in sections \mycoolref{winter,spring,summer,fall} ... and it will be typeset as something like ... we describe ...
25
votes
1answer
10k views

Equation reference undefined when using \cref and package{amsmath}

When I attempt to reference an equation using \cref{..} while also using the package amsmath the references appear as ?? in the outputted pdf. For example \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage{...
23
votes
1answer
3k views

Getting cleveref to mark all of “Lemma 1” as a hyperlink, not just “1”

I recently discovered the very nice cleveref package, and really like. Works much better than autoref (from hyperref) for me. There is only one thing I don't like: If, for example, the \cref command ...
22
votes
4answers
2k views

A problem with thmtools and cleveref

I am trying to use thmtools and cleveref and I am getting a quite peculiar error. Here's a minimal example. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{thmtools} \usepackage{cleveref} \declaretheorem[name=...
21
votes
1answer
24k views

Is it possible to make a reference to a subfigure to appear Figure 2(a) with cleveref?

I am new here, and also new to LaTeX, so apologies if I have included too much or too little! I have been using the subfig package, and just today added in cleveref. The subfig package labels my ...
21
votes
3answers
5k views

Cleveref and named theorems

Is it possible with Cleverref to reference not only the number of an environment but the "name" (the thing that is passed to it in square brackets? In the following example I want to replace the line ...
20
votes
5answers
8k views

Not using abbreviations with cleveref

I’d like to use the cleveref package but I don’t like that it inserts most names as abbreviations; for instance, it will print “… fig. 2.1 …” instead of “… figure 2.1 …”. Is there a way of changing ...
20
votes
2answers
11k views

How do I get rid of particular pdftex warning message?

Here is a minimal example that showcases my problem: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{cleveref} \newtheorem{thm}{Theorem} \newtheorem{lem}[thm]{Lemma} \...
20
votes
2answers
12k views

Tex capacity exceeded sorry input stacksize=5000

I am getting this error while trying to build my tex file. As soon as I include the cleveref package, I get this error and it shows cleveref.sty with the cursor at the bolded part of the file. \def\...
19
votes
2answers
2k views

cleveref and algorithm2e

I'm currently working on a document where I was using algorithm+algorithmic along with cleveref. With this everything worked perfectly. Now I had to replace algorithm+algorithmic with algorithm2e. ...
19
votes
2answers
22k views

Multiple items/equations in single eqref call

How can I reference multiple items/equations in a single \eqref call? I want, e.g., "In (1,2)..." instead of "In (1) and (2)...". I'd think I could do something like \begin{enumerate} \item blah \...
19
votes
4answers
2k views

Hyperref jumps to the wrong equation if the equation has a \tag and cleveref is used

The problem I'm writing a document where all of my equations are labeled, not by numbers, but by names, which I provide with amsmath's \tag command. I also use cleveref for ease of cross-referencing....
18
votes
3answers
2k views

Emacs, RefTeX and Cleveref – can they work together?

Trying to look for an answer in the net yielded only one questions and one answer which I could neither understand nor use. On tex.stackexchange I found only this question which was answered but I'm ...
17
votes
1answer
2k views

Cleveref with counters with same name

I am trying to use the cleveref package. I have the following counters defined (hopefully this is the right way to do it!) \newtheorem{thm}{Theorem}[section] \newtheorem{lemma}[thm]{Lemma} \...
17
votes
1answer
1k views

How can I get cleveref / enumitem to print, not 'item (e)', but 'Proposition 1 (e)'?

I currently make use of enumitem and cleveref to show references to theorems. Sometimes, I want to reference a point in a list inside of a theorem. It should show [Name of theorem type, e.g. Propsiton]...
16
votes
2answers
704 views

Crossreference in Ref Range [(1a-1e) to (1a-e)]

I am just a beginner in LaTeX, I am facing a problem in Ref Range, \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath,amsfonts,amssymb,cleveref} \begin{document} \ref{eq1a,eq1b,eq1c,eq1d,eq1e} \begin{...
16
votes
1answer
2k views

Is cleveref safe to use?

I have sometimes been warned against using cleveref because it makes very fundamental changes of some of the basic LaTeX commands, like \label. Is this concern justified, and what are the issues of ...
14
votes
2answers
3k views

How to strip “eq.” from cleveref?

How can I make cleveref output (1) instead of eq. (1) when referencing equations only?
14
votes
3answers
2k views

Making refcheck work with cleveref

It seems that refcheck does not recognize references made by cleveref: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{cleveref} \usepackage{refcheck} \begin{document} \begin{align} a &...
14
votes
4answers
9k views

Footnotes in Tabulars?

Is there a simple, elegant solution to add footnotes in a table (tabular)? Preferably, the solution can also support the cleveref package. EDIT: My intended effect is that, the footnotes should be ...
14
votes
3answers
1k views

Automatically insert “in the next [chapter/section/subsection]” if reference is sequential

I'm aware of the cleveref package \cref which adds the correct reference name (see: Automatically inserting "Section", "Subsection", etc). I have a few references which refer to ...
14
votes
2answers
620 views

Error with cleveref + enumerate + tikz-qtree

I get an error in my document in the following circumstance: Using the cleveref package And the tikz-qtree package (for drawing syntax trees) Inside an enumerate environment Here's a MWE: \...
14
votes
1answer
448 views

Strange behaviour of \sbox

This question consists of two related parts. I already solved the original problem but still don't understand where it came from or why the solution works. I use the subcaption package so I can place ...
14
votes
1answer
318 views

Using babel and cleveref causes unnecessary horizontal space in header

Update This bug has been fixed with version 0.18.9 of cleveref, which is currently on ctan. Question Babel and cleveref do not seem to work flawlessy together when they share the same language ...
14
votes
1answer
1k views

Using cleveref with enumitem's newlists

I'm trying to typeset a proof of a theorem, and I'd like to produce the following output: Case 3: my text goes here and it can wrap to another line, wherein I have subcases: Case 3.a: ...
13
votes
1answer
1k views

showonlyrefs and cleveref

This question led to a new package: autonum I know that cleveref is not compatible with showonlyrefs as it says in the cleveref manual. But I have a book-length document that depends on ...
12
votes
3answers
964 views

Question about the use of cleveref's \Crefrangeformat

I am trying to use the package cleveref to reference to a range of equations. I'd like to have the following result in the text: Eqs. (1)-(5) I want to be able to define the format once, using the ...
12
votes
3answers
463 views

Cleveref and breqn packages don't play nice together

I have been using the breqn and cleveref packages independently, and I think they are both excellent packages; but recently I have tried using them together, but it appears that cleveref cannot ...
12
votes
1answer
1k views

texlive 2016 hyperref/cleverref incompatibility

I almost always use ShareLaTeX for my LaTeX needs, but I recently began work on a relatively large document, and so I figured I would give a local TeX distribution a try to see if I could speed up the ...
12
votes
1answer
779 views

cref multiple labels don't grab the label type

I have a strange situation where cref is working great for single labels, i.e. \cref{eq:some equation} and for the first two multiple references of the form \cref{thm:first theorem,thm:second theorem,...
12
votes
1answer
3k views

Referencing subequations with cleveref

I try to refer to the parent number of subequations with \cref from the cleveref package. However, I would like to change the output "eq. (...)" into "eqs. (...)" when I refer to parent numbers ...
12
votes
1answer
428 views

Using showkeys and cleveref together

I'd like to use showkeys to show me the labels of my definitions (this works) and the labels of the used references (this does not work). The reason for the latter problem is that I use the cleveref ...
11
votes
3answers
447 views

Can \cref be made to ignore spaces?

I think this MWE says it all. \cite can ignore spaces in its argument, while \cref cannot. I wonder if \cref could be improved that way. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{cleveref} \usepackage{...
11
votes
2answers
206 views

Cleveref isn't sorting nested lists properly

I wanted to use the cleveref to automatically sort cross-references, but for some reason it isn't sorting labels in nested enumerate environments properly. This is my reduced code: \documentclass{...
11
votes
2answers
3k views

Multiple labels in Cref

Following is a simple code to show my problem with the cleveref package. When using multiple labels it breaks on the second label... \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{amssymb,amsmath,...
11
votes
1answer
725 views

cleveref doesn't print correct caption for listings

I want to set the caption for referenced listings: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{listings} \usepackage{varioref} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{cleveref} \begin{document} \crefname{...
11
votes
2answers
2k views

Section based linguistic example numbering with brackets

I would like to have examples in my document look like this: Section 2 (2.1) This is an example. This is a reference to example (2.1). That is: the section number appears both next to ...
11
votes
1answer
814 views

Hyperref, cleveref and algpseudocode same identifier warning

I get the warning pdfTeX warning (ext4): destination with the same identifier (name{ALG@line.2}) has been already used, duplicate ignored with the MWE down below. \documentclass{article} \...
11
votes
4answers
3k views

Cleveref: Parentheses around references to subequations using \labelcref

Using the Cleveref package (v0.19) i have a problem with missing parentheses when referencing to subequations, using the \labelcref command. Here is a MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{parskip}...
11
votes
3answers
2k views

algorithm2e + cleveref: problem with wrong reference to line numbers

For some reason I do not understand, cleverefproduces wrong references to line numbers of listings produces with the algorithm2e package. I hope that I did not miss a simple solution ... My example ...
11
votes
2answers
1k views

cleveref & varioref : Missing \endcsname inserted

I read the excellent question Difference between ref, varioref and cleveref. Decision for a thesis and various doc on the net (the varioref package documentation) and tried to use it... but with many ...
10
votes
4answers
4k views

Adding words to links generated by hyperref

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{polski} \begin{document} \begin{figure} . \caption{A figure} \label{fff} \end{figure} \lipsum[1] Rysunek~\ref{fff} jest ...
10
votes
1answer
5k views

cleveref + listings

\documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{listings} \usepackage{cleveref} \begin{document} Ref: \ref{test}. Cref: \cref{test}. \begin{lstlisting}[caption={Test},label={test}] test \end{lstlisting} \end{...
10
votes
1answer
5k views

Reference to multiple labels with \cref

I need to refer to seven figures which are not continuous in sequence (say figures 5.3b, 5.3d, 5.3f, 5.4b, 5.4d, 5.5b, 5.5d). When I am using \cref{5-3-b,5-3-d,,5-3-f,5-4-b,5-4-d,5-5-b,,5-5-d} It ...