{chapters} is about the \chapter command which is one of the sectioning commands forming the logical structure of documents. This tag should only be used *in addition* to the more general {sectioning}.

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How to best use and compile multiple .tex files as part of same final document? (Part 2)

I have a question about the top answer by R. Schumacher for this question about being able to compile a tree-structured document (main folder, chapters folder, etc.) while viewing an individual ...
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How to eliminate the word “Chapter” from the header using “book” documentclass

I'm writing an user manual for an application I made, and I'm using the book documentclass. I was able to eliminate the word "Chapter" from both the begining of the chapter and the table of contents, ...
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Costum references (from TU Delft dissertation template) to work with parts

I am currently working on modifying the TU Delft (TUD) dissertation template (found here) to meet my needs. Instead of just chapters I will have parts as well. The referencing of the TUD template ...
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Font size of the headline like the font size in chapter

Is there a possibility to write a headline in the same font size like the chapter headline in scrreprt? Thank you!
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Arabic figure numbering while chapters in roman

I want the numbering on my figures to appear as e.g. "1.1" and not "I.1". In my setup, I have made a subfiles configuration like so: MAIN.TEX: \documentclass[a4paper]{memoir} \usepackage{subfiles} \...
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“Chapter one” instead of “Chapter 1” [duplicate]

In my thesis, I want to use the statement "Chapter one" instead of "Chapter 1". Do I add specific changes into the following commands? \titleformat{\chapter}[display] {\vspace{5cm}\filcenter} {\...
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How to write a chapter before table of contents?

Suppose I am writing a report (report class used) and I want some chapters before the TOC what should I do? How to number the chapters from after the TOC?
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Wrong chapter numbering

I switched the order of two chapters within the main Body Structure file. I) First part - Chapter A - Chapter B - Last part changed into II) First part - Chapter B - Chapter A - Last part It resulted ...
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Where are the numberes of the headings in

everything seems to be OK. Compiling works correct but the headings, exept chapter, have no heading-number. In TOC the numbering exists, pdfbookmarks are also numbered. Is there a command line for ...
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Theorem and chapter with Dot at the end

I'd like to have dot at end of the number of chapter and at the end of the number of theorem. I tried to use something like that: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{amsthm} \newtheorem{definition}{...
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make footnote number appear next to chapter title

I would like a footnote number to appear right next to a chapter title (instead of below it) to cite a co-author of this particular chapter. \documentclass{report} \begin{document} \chapter{hello}\...
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I want to remove one chapter title from the beginning of the chapter, but keep all the others

I want to remove "Chapter 5" from the beginning of the chapter. But I just want to do that for one chapter, while I keep all the others. Do you know how to do that?
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How to format Chapter Heading appearance on pages

I want to have only the chapter heading showing on top of each page without the the section headings. Below is a MWE. How do I modify it to get rid of the section heading appearing so as to avoid the ...
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Spanish table of contents by chapter [closed]

I need to produce a chapter index with latex code in document as follows: \setcounter{tocdepth}{0} \tableofcontents I modified the example from other answer to set a table of contents by chapters ...
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Fancy “Side Chapter Thumb Headings”

I would like to get some help in order to get my "Side Chapter Thumb Headings" to show up like: The code below is building from the solution posted here: \documentclass{book} \usepackage[T1]{...
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Need advice on \chapter

I'm writing a collection of short stories. It works fine with Texmaker, but the chapters comes on top of the title of each story. The start page of a story starts with chapter no and then the name of ...
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How to remove the horizontal line from the chapter title in thatcher using memoir

I would like to remove the horizontal line between the Chapter Title and Number... Here is my customized MWE: \documentclass[14pt,twoside,a5paper,extrafontsizes]{memoir} %Classe estilo memoir \...
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How to make nice indents at the beginning of each chapter? [duplicate]

I'm using this template to write my thesis. My chapters look like that: How can I make latex add the indent in the first paragraph of each section? I could manually add a hspace, but I'd like to ...
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a title command that lists the date in the margin

I would like to keep a sort of diary in LaTeX, and in this context I have the need for a command like: \entry{date}{title} such that the following is satisfied: each 'diary entry' corresponds to a ...
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custom spacing for chapter page, and page number for normal page

I am trying to get the following geometry. I have geometry set like this: \usepackage[a4paper, top=4cm,bottom=2.5cm,right=2.5cm,left=4cm, headheight=15pt]{geometry} and I am using the book document ...
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Header gets messed up [duplicate]

I've had a problem with my header on an assignment I've been working on. The headers of some chapter and or sections, when long begin to overlap over each other and sometimes go beyond the page. ...
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Unnumbered chapter in the table of contents [duplicate]

I have two unnumbered chapters: Introduction and Conclusion, using \chapter*{title}. I'd like that would be shown in the table of contents. Is there a way to do that?
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Error message “invalid escape sequence near ”\%" when tex.sprint is inside a \chapter command

The error message "invalid escape sequence near "\%"" occurs only when a \luaexec tex.sprint is placed inside a \chapter command: why ? \documentclass{book} \usepackage{luacode} \begin{document} \...
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Multiple chapters in knitr

I'm using knitr and RStudio and I can't seem to combine multiple chapters into a single file. The code below works great, but it only includes the first .rnw-document. What's the syntax for a vector ...
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customized chapter 'number'

Admit, this is a very special question, but I am quite sure, that it is realizable with LaTeX. I would like not to count my chapters like 1 foo 1.1 Problems 1.2 Solutions 2 bar 2.1 Problems 2....
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How to set font family of chapter labels

This question provides a code to set chapter font using titlesec, but doesn't say how to change the font family of each part (label and title). How to change the font family of the "Chapter first" in ...
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Dynamically create document chapters based on directory tree

For creating document structure I usually use something like this: \section{1} Text for chapter 1 \section{2} Text for chapter 2 \subsection{2.1} Text for chapter 2.1 \subsubsection{2....
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Request: Help recreating a word template for LaTeX

I'm fairly new to LaTeX. I've tried to do this myself for one week and decided I need help. I don't think posting my own code will help, so I'll just get to the point. This (above) is the cover of ...
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minitoc problem

I 'm writing my phd using Thesis.cls But i have a problem with minitoc. The table of content of each chapter doesn't appear. This my MWE: \documentclass[11pt, oneside]{Thesis} \graphicspath{{...
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Chapter Styling with background color out of textwidth

I tried to use hbox/wbox, tabular and colorboxes. Just look at image and this source. Could anybody help with correct styling? \documentclass{book} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{tcolorbox} \...
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Format the chapter name to have letterspacing

I'm using the memoir class, and the microtype and titlesec packages. I have the chapter names appearing in smallcaps, and I would like the spacing between the letters increased a little bit. Here's ...
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Adding section header to appendix

I am currently using the appendix package and would like to add some form of header to the appendix section. For example currently my appendix starts with Appendix A as its title, I would like it to ...
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Chapter with one big table appears one page later on ToC [closed]

I have made a chapter with no header (like I saw it in this question Start a new chapter without heading) that consists only of a big table. The chapter appears in the table of contents, but one page ...
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Making sub-chapters [duplicate]

I'm writing a book and I wanted to add sub-chapters like : Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3.1 Chapter 3.2 Chapter 3.3 Chapter 4 I've quite found an answer there but it's not working the way I ...
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How do I precede a chapter number with 0?

I'm using the memoir class to typeset a novel. I have formatted the chapter display as below. The chapter numbers are displayed as '1', '2', '3', etc. How do I pad the chapter numbers less than 10, ...
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How can i split the chapter name in two lines, i have style file provided by college?

% % This is a version of NITC Seminar/Thesis/Dissertation latex format. Modified from the Old Dominion University Latex thesis template to confirm to NITC thesis % format. Modifications done by N ...
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How to remove this title from mini ToCs?

How to remove "Whatever it is" from just the two mini ToCs? (I want it to remains in the main ToC.) \documentclass[notoc]{tufte-book} \setcounter{secnumdepth}{3} \setcounter{tocdepth}{3} \begin{...
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How to set a page number to a chapter in table of contents? [closed]

I have a chapter: \chapter*{Introduction générale}\markboth{Introduction générale}{Introduction générale} In the table of contents was declared on the third page but the chapter is in the first ...
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set counter chapter with float

I am trying to set a counter chapter with float like this : \setcounter{chapter}{2.3} I am getting this error alc Error: `.' invalid at this point.
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I want to change the chapter name i.e introduction to upper case and want to reduce the spacing between chapter1 and chapter name

\documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{times} \usepackage[a4paper, left=1.25in,right=1in,vmargin=0.75in]{geometry} \renewcommand{\baselinestretch}{1.5} \renewcommand{\chaptername}{...
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table of content: bad result with addcontentsline

i have a poor result when i try to add the introduction which is an unnumbered chapter to table of content through the command addcontentsline. LaTeX put the number of the page immediately next to the ...
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Number chapter disappeared

I have no idea what happend. I had to reset TexStudio because it didn't show me the preview. Now there isn't chapter's numbers. Before I had: Chapter 1, Chapter 2 etc. with its title. Now there's only ...
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How can I make \chapter (or other command) do nothing?

I tried renewcommand like this: \renewcommand\chapter{} But when I write \chapter{test} in my document there still is text "test" just without any formatting.
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including chapters in content list [closed]

I have no specific definitions in my latex file, I only use \tableofcontents. However, in the content list, the chapter names are not shown (I defined them by \chapter{example}). How can I see the ...
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Problem with a custom chapter definition and scrlayer-scrpage

I have written a custom chapter command that uses tikz to draw a box for the title, add a picture and other stuff. So far everything works as expected, but the marking for the chapter of the headline ...
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author chapter table of contents [closed]

I am using the following: \documentclass[10pt,twoside]{memoir} \usepackage[german]{babel} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage[ansinew]{inputenc} \renewcommand{\thesection}{\arabic{section}} \...
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using \include for unnumberred chapters and sections ->tableofcontent mess?

I want to have a document with the following preconditions: sections in separate files -> \include{} chapters and sections are unnumbered -> using \addchap{} and \addsec{} chapter headings should ...
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Chapters not starting on the same height

And I have no idea why ! Why in my example, do I have the first chapter ok, and the second that stand higher on the page ? \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[...
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Insert chapter Number inside a symbol and a block of text too

The author of a book I am editing would like to insert a certain symbol inside the Chapter Numbers of his book. He wants this: Is there a way to insert a symbol in background and be able to write ...
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How to include chapters in list of fixmes using KOMA-Script

How can I add the chapter to the \listoffixmes (lox-list) from the {fixme}-Package? I found a lot of solutions for adding the chapter/section to the list of figures / tables / ... but non of them ...