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Defines environments to typeset captions beside the figure, instead of below them.

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Why is there a small gap between the left margin and the picture?

I have a problem with the usage of the package caption with the package sidecap: When I load the package caption with the package sidecap, the package caption shifts pictures in SCfigures a little bit ...
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Page-wide figure with sidecaption in two column article

Having some trouble getting my latex document to format this properly. I know there's difficulty using floats in two column documents, but there's got to be a way to make this work properly. I'd like ...
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Side caption in place of one subfigure

I currently have the following code displaying 5 subfigures: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{subcaption} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \begin{figure*}[t] \...
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Package tabularray and side caption

I am using the very nice package tabularray and I want to put the caption of the table on the side margin (like Tufte-Style), but I did not find a way to do it. In the documentation (4.2.3 of the ...
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How can I add text to a sidecap figure outside the caption (so it does not appear in the list of figures)

How can I add a side caption outside of the \caption command in a SCfigure, so it doesn't appear in the list of figures? I tried this but it does not work \begin{SCfigure} \label{fig:my_figure} ...
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How to put the caption to the side of a figure containing subfigures?

I would like to create a figure containing subfigures and a caption to the side as shown below. I have everything as shown except that the caption is below the subfigures instead of to the left of ...
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How to make a table caption appear on the left of the table [duplicate]

I'd like to put a caption on the left of the table (not meaning text is left-aligned) like this: \begin{table}[t] \caption{caption left} \label{tab:1} \centering \begin{tabu} to 1 \linewidth{|X[2....
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Footnote is on wrong page ... due to side-caption table?

In the example at the bottom, the footnote appears on the wrong page. Any help on how to fix this is much appreciated! I have the suspicion that it may relate to the side-caption table (SCtable). If I ...
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Alternate figure and caption

I'm using documentclass article. I'm trying to achieve side captions to alternate. Have nicely set them up for right-hand side, but alternating is a problem. \documentclass[a4paper,12p]{article} \...
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Struggling with floatrow (side by side image / caption)

Two questions: The 50% figure at the top is slightly too wide. What would be the correct way to tell the caption to be a smaller? The 2/3 figure should be 2/3 image and 1/3 (a bit less) caption. ...
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Side caption on subfigure

I have problem: I would like to put a side caption on a subfigure. Here is my actual code (that doesn't perform the side caption): \begin{figure}[H] \begin{center} \subfigure[\footnotesize{...}]{ ...
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How to make captions on the right?

I need to make tables and images with captions on right of them. I've tried: \usepackage[rightcaption]{sidecap} ... a \begin{SCfigure}[0.5][h] \caption{Caption} \includegraphics[width=0.6\...
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Figure & Nr. when Sidecap is used in a scrreprt

I use the scrreprt document class. I wanted to use the sidecap package for side caption. As you can see here, since all the caption is after (right of) the "Figure & Nr:" it takes away a lot of ...
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Problem using sidecap in beamer

I am using Texmaker 5.0.2 (beamer class) to prepare a conference presentation, I want to put a figure caption in the right side of the figure, I used the code below but when I compile, the editor ...
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Reduce extra space with sidecap and iopart

Is there a way to reduce the white space between the figure and the caption in this MWE: \documentclass{iopart} %\documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{mwe} \usepackage{sidecap} \...
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SCfigure placed on own page, while figure isn't

I have a PDF image with a relatively large height. When I place the image into the figure environment, the figure & its caption is displayed at the top of the page such that still some main text ...
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Can I have a sidecapped wrapfigure with text in bottom left corner of figure?

I have a figure i'd like to have wrapped text around it, while having a bottom-left sidecaption, is this possible? Right now it looks like this: but, I'd like it to look like this (made in paint): ...
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Fix sidecaption independent from image size

I googled quite extensively the last few days but didn't find a solution to this problem: I have a document with side captions for images and tables. It looks great, when the picture's width is set ...
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floatrow and capbesidewidth for side caption

I am having some weird problem using fcapside in floatrow where I can't get the side caption to auto-calculate its width based on my figure. Instead, the side caption width seems to expand with the ...
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Wrapfig with sidecaption (floatrow) - How to get text wrapped around a sidecaption and image?

I'm writing my PhD thesis, and for my experimental setup page, I want to put a page-long image of my cryogenic insert. It's a figure with length of \textheight and width of approximately 0.1\textwidth....
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Position a Minipage for subfigure with side captions

I'm using the minipage environment in order to put a caption for a subfigure on the side. It works fine. But I'm have a problem because I want the figure to be exactly in the horizontal middle of my ...
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pdflatex does not see an .sty file, but it's installed.

I've installed texlive-scheme-full, but for some reason, for a single package (so far), sidecap.sty, pdflatex gives me the error: File `sidecap.sty` not found. I then manually enter the output of ...
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how to create a side caption without Figure number?

I am a very new Latex beginner. I would like to create a figure with side caption. However I would like to omit the "Figure" text inserted by default from Latex. For example, with the below code, I ...
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Horizontal positioning of caption in sidecap figure

I need to control the horizontal spacing between my figure and the related caption, which I am putting on the right of it by sidecap. How can I achieve it? Using floatrow instead of sidecap, is not an ...
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captions on the left side of the figure, in revtex4-1 [closed]

I wish to place a caption on the left side of my figure. I'm using revtex4-1 as follows: \documentclass[prl,amsmath,twocolumn,showpacs]{revtex4-1}. I wish to place the figure only on one column,...
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Sidecap package SCFigure centering

I have some problems with the sidecap package. The figure and the caption are always centered. What i want is that the figure starts at the beginning of the frame and that the caption should go until ...
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How to fill the white space left by caption in SCfigure with text

The sidecap package brings the SCfigure environment, which enables captions to be positioned to the left or the right of a figure. I have a very long figure, ocuppying most of the textheight. I want ...
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Change side-figure name and numbering

I'm writing my thesis and I have one Chapter that is a step by step instruction manual. I'm using the package sidecap to get a figure on the outside of the page with caption beside it. What's ...
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Change memoir sidecaption margin for correct oneside display

I use a memoir class to write my thesis, and i don't know why i write all my text using the twoside option. Now i need oneside option to print - yes, this is a silly situation :( - for impression, ...
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Position of caption in LyX

I used sidecap package in LyX to put the caption on the right of the tables, but I got problem with it. sidecap works good with figure caption but it's not good with table caption: Please are there ...
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Adding an equation to a graphical model created with tikz

I am using tikz. I have a graphical model and I want to add equations as explanations to the side. Just like in Thanks for your help! \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{fit,...
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Captions to narrow in SCfigure due to small image

In my document, the widths of captions depend on the widths of the figures: For large images captions are large enough \begin{SCfigure}[][p!] \begin{tikzpicture}[x=20mm,y=20mm] \begin{axis}[ ...
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Figure caption side by side of the last subfigure

I have a figure consisting of 4 subfigures and a quite long caption. What I would like to do is to have the first three subfigures in the first row and the last one in the second row while the figure'...
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How to align captions in twoside documents?

While typesetting an illustrated book, I mostly use SCfigures. But in some cases I want the picture to be "wrapped" in the text, but with a caption on the side, so I use picins (see MWE below). With ...
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Centering of figures doesn't work with SCfigure (Using TeXshop for Mac)

I have a problem using SCfigure. I want to have my caption in the margins on the right side but the figure itself should be centered. But \centering doesn't work. Does anyone know how to fix this? ...
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Can't move sidecap figures from top of page

Thanks for your help in advance. I am using LyX to typeset my dissertation. However when I export to plain LaTeX the problem persists, so I know is is a LaTeX problem. I am using sidecap with ...
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Edit caption settings in SCfigure environment

I am using the SCfigure environment, from the sidecap package because I wanted to have captions to the side of my figure. After twitching the parameters for a while, I managed to make things look like ...
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Sidecaption layout question using sidelegend memoir

Linked to this previous post, i make some tests to have more elegant sidecaption using memoir class. I try to reproduce this layout, with two type of caption style : a normal centered caption with ...
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Correct linebreaking on comment text for sidecaption using memoir class

I use some tricks to have a good \sidecaption command for the memoir class. But how can i have a correct separation between title name and some possible comments on the figure ? Figure 1.1 : My ...
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Vertical adjustment of side caption

I have a long table, which I want to start in the margin of my document. However, I am using side captions, and to avoid the table to overlap the caption, I would like to move the caption down a bit. ...
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Sidecaption figure caption placement

I have some L shaped SCfigure. Is there a way to optimize the figure caption position? The space where the caption could extend is marked with a star in the example below. Here's the relevant MWE \...
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Sidecaptions next to sidewaystables

I'd like to place a caption left/right next to my table which is rotated by 90 degrees. So the caption should be next (e.g. bottom right) to the table and both, the caption and the table should be ...
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Layout issues when using `subcaption` together with `sidecap`

I am using the sidecap package for side captions. I also want to have subfigures (for example, three or four subfigures labeled with a), b), c) and d), respectively). When not using the SCfigure ...
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`float` package not playing nice with `sidecap` package?

In trying to answer this question, I thought it would be easy to add a new float environment using the float package. However, the labeling of the caption is not getting correctly formatted. ...
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`listings` and `sidecap` - Side captions for listings

I am using the package sidecap for captions which appear left or right of a picture/table, like so: \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,11pt,openright]{scrbook} \usepackage{graphicx} \...
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How to draw frame around side captioned figure

I want to draw frame around a side captioned figure. I have created side captioned figure using sidecap package and using \begin{SCfigure} \end{SCfigure} environment. I have tried mdframed package but ...
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vertical position of sidecap figure with respect to top aligned caption

How to change the vertical position of a sidecap figure with respect to its top aligned caption? I want the caption to be right from the figure but align like in the attached mockup. \documentclass{...
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Properly top align caption beside threeparttable using KOMA-script

Things look pretty good without threeparttable. Uncomment threeparttable and tablenotes results in the caption riding up into the previous paragraph. \documentclass{scrbook} ...
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Horizontal margincaption alignment using floatrow

I want to switch from sidecap to floatrow in putting figure captions in the margin. When using sidecapthe text is perfectly positoned within the margin. When i use floatrow there is a slight shift. ...
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Create a wrapfigure with side caption and place it in the upper right corner?

I want to use the wrapfig packet to wrap text around an image. Since the image is longer than wide I'd like the caption to be aside of the image. Finally, the image should be placed in the upper right ...
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