{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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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 ...
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Understanding of a Chapter Style Code

I am trying to get a fancy style for my report, and I found one online here I used it for another report, but not exactly with the same code. I wanted to play around with it, change things, and ...
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How to delete the header from introduction chapter?

I write a report and I want to write an introduction before the first chapter,so I put this at the begin of "Introduction file": \chapter*{Introduction générale} \label{Introdution} I have 3 pages ...
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How to remove top sep line in chapter and empty pages?

I am trying to remove the top sep line (I want the bottom still to be there) for chapter and empty pages only while using KOMA. I hope someone can help me.
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Optimize Chapter Styling

Im currently writing my thesis and use a premade template to style my chapter headings (Modified nr 26 at http://zoonek.free.fr/LaTeX/LaTeX_samples_chapter/0.html, credit to Vincent Zoonekynd). I am ...
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Remove chapter from ToC without losing the numbering in the document

I'm trying to remove a chapter in the ToC to instead replace it with a custom text. A easy way is do like this: \chapter*{Chapter} \addcontentsline{toc}{chapter}{Custom chapter name} But this ...
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Reduce the space between the top of the page and the header (the white space)

Can anyone help me with my header problem. I would like to reduce the space between the top of the page and the header (the white space). How do I do that in this code? Thanks in advance \...
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Chapter heading

I am using the report class with combinations of fancychap and fancyhdr packages. It always display a chapter title in capital letters, I want it to display a title as it is given to the \chapter ...
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Is there a way to center align chapter titles?

I tried using \begin{\centerline{Chapter Title}} but using this causes the index/table of contents \tableofcontents's entries for chapters to be center aligned as well. Is there a better way to ...
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Include a package in one chapter only

I have this package that removes the header from the pages \fancypagestyle{noheadrule}{ \fancyhf{} \renewcommand{\headrulewidth}{0pt} \fancyhead[LE,RO]{\thepage} } \pagestyle{...
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How to move the chapter title upwards on page?

How can I get the chapter higher on the page in order to get as many words as possible per page. Here is my MWE of what I am talking about. \documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage[pass,showframe]{...
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References to figures has bad hyperlinks

In my LaTeX document I have some figures. They are automatically numbered using the chapters they are within, for example. Fig 1.1, Fig 2.3 etc. I am using mwart document class. My problem is that the ...
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Undefined control sequence \likechapter

I'm trying to make a ToC that would have numbered chapters and other items which would be numbered but would not be chapters. To this end I'm trying to use a snippet I've found on the Web: \...
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I want to add a bookmark to the beginning of the included document

I use \chapter*{myChapter} in order to avoid printing the string Chapter on my title page. This is good except for the fact that there is no bookmark anymore in the .pdf file. I read about inserting a ...
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Chapter Heading placement

I have a lot of short chapters so I would like the Chapter to go at the top of a page and text to immediately follow it. In other words, not so much blank space. Second, I would like to define a lab ...
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Adjusting Chapter Heading and Page Number Appearance [closed]

I am in the midst of the final round of editing of my thesis and need to make one last change which has driven me crazy. My thesis has 1 inch margins all around. However, the chapter headings and ...
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Editing .cls file [closed]

I am using a .cls file for my thesis but the document format is not perfect. I need to guarantee that the pages which are generated with the following commands are in the odd pages: \maketitle, \...
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Multiline title sided by epigraph

I want to customize one of my chapter titles to emphasize its acronym. I believe that splitting it onto multiple lines it a good solution, but I would also like to make the first letters stand out. ...
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Komascript chapter title position

I'm trying to format the Chapter title (I'm using Ubuntu which has komascript 3.12) using Tikz to add a minitoc. I can format the number and chapter prefix but the chapter title does not change ...
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How to compile just one chapter, with bibliography of citations in that chapter?

I'd like to compile one chapter in a thesis, and include the bibliography, with only the citations found in that chapter. I am using \include and \includeonly to get just the chapter I want, but it ...
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How can I have a vertical bar in chapter title which scales with the broken title?

I am trying to reproduce a nice chapter title as shown as Less is More in this blog using titlesec: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{titlesec, blindtext, color} \...
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Centering chapter/section/subsection and font size

\documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{setspace} \usepackage{geometry} \geometry{letterpaper, left=1.25in, right=1.0 in, top=1.0in, bottom=1.0in, includefoot} \usepackage{amsmath, ...