Custom/override table (float) number: how to make a top-level table with number "1a"?

Custom/override table (float) number: how to make a top-level table with number "1a"?

Post by Ulrike Fis » Thu, 02 Oct 2008 16:14:46


Am Tue, 30 Sep 2008 17:55:12 -0700 (PDT) schrieb Christopher
Barrington-Leigh:


You can't set a counters to a string like "1a", counters are numbers.
But you could try \renewcommand\thetable{1a} inside the
table-environment. You will probably have to substract 1 from the table
counter after the table to get the next number right.

--
Ulrike Fischer