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I am writing a thesis and I want the chapter and its heading right aligned. On searching in TEX I got an answer to download the titlesec package.

I downloaded it but I don't know where to insert the package.

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Do you need help to install the package or to load it? Packages are loaded using \usepackage[<optional options>]{<package name>}, i.e. in your case use \usepackage{titlesec} in the preamble. –  Martin Scharrer May 21 '12 at 8:25
    
wen i use \usepackage{titlesec} a dialogue box appears asking for the path where the package is.When i selected random package repository, it says titlesec.sty not found. –  Vidhya May 21 '12 at 9:39
    
I downloaded the package and saved it in my downloads. Then copied the folder titlesec to the folder where miktex 2.8 is installed in C drive. I need to know where I should copy the folder titlesec so that while compiling its used by the program –  Vidhya May 21 '12 at 9:41
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You can install packages using the MikTeX package manager. It even can install missing packages on the fly. Try to compile a document with \usepackage{titlesec} and see if there is an error. –  Martin Scharrer May 21 '12 at 9:57
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Please see the official website of MiKTeX for this: docs.miktex.org/manual/pkgmgt.html. A manual install is also described in How can I manually install a package on MiKTeX (Windows) . –  Martin Scharrer May 21 '12 at 11:52

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