# [texhax] \caption in figure environment

Benjamin Deutsch Benjamin.Deutsch at informatik.uni-erlangen.de
Tue Feb 17 15:38:13 CET 2004

```Hello,

> When I use the \caption command in the figure environment of LaTeX , I
> get something like this:
>
> Figure 1: Here is my caption.
>
> But I´d like to get something like this:
>
> \textbf{Figure 1.} Here is my caption.
>
> What do I have to do?
>
> Also, I´d like to get smaller fonts with a smaller text width...

Try the "caption" or "caption2" package, available through CTAN or (possibly)