{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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Rename last chapter to epilogue,

First of all: I read through many possible solutions here, but none seem to work for me. I want to rename the last chapter of a book to be named "Epilogue" in the ToC and for all similar purposes AND ...
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Per-chapter page numbers (<chapterPage>/<chapterPageCount>)

I am currently working on a document which needs a header which contains the page number and page count within the current chapter. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{scrreprt} ...
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Tracking in chapter titles with titlesec

I've been trying to add tracking (letter spacing) to my chapter titles with titlesec, but to no avail. I'm using fontspec and XeTeX, so microtype isn't available to me. Another post said this can be ...
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Chapter without numeration, page break and included in table of contents

I work on my bachelor thesis and i have some issues. I need to make chapter "Introduction", that is not numbered, included in the table of contents and doesn't do page break. So on the same page ...
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Adding chapter prefix for Appendix

I am working on a larger report and need help with chapter naming for the appendices. I want to add "Appendix" as a prefix to the chapter numbering for the appendices in my document in the actual ...
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How to “unbold” this?

I am using TeX maker and I am facing a small problem. What I am doing is I am including my abstract that is already found on another .tex file under the name (abstract.tex). Now the thing is my ...
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Centering chapter titles

In the MWE below. What is the most convenient way to center the titles Preface and Abstract, rather than setting them flush left? \documentclass{book} \begin{document} \chapter*{Preface} ...
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Height chapter number or height chapter name in memoir

I use memoir class. I want add some vertical space before chapter name or chapter number. I got that with \beforechapskip command, but this way add a fixed vertical space for all chapters. There are ...
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How to adjust line spacing in wrapped chapter lines with KOMA-script?

I'm using scrbook. Some chapter titles are long and wrap, some of those even twice. When it goes on the third line, the spacing is different than that between the first and second lines. Looks ...
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How to get rid of the “chapter” word with \leftmark?

I'm using fancyhdr to make customs headings and I would like to know if there is a way to get rid of the "chapter" when I use \leftmark in my header ? The document is in oneside report. Thanks !
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KOMA-Script: How to style the title of a chapter

How does one apply a custom styling to the chaptertitle in KOMA-Script? I know about the existence of the titlesec package but I've read that it doesn't play very well with KOMA-Script which outputs a ...
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Change ToC to \section instead of \chapter

I'm using the report class, and because of this, my table of contents is also displayed as a chapter (i.e. using a chapter heading for "Contents"). This is overly large, and just causes my ToC to wrap ...
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How to change justification of chapter and chapter title?

I am using the report package for writing my project report. However, I need to make few changes in the report package in order to meet the university guidelines. Currently I am facing difficulties in ...
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Changing the position of the Chapter heading

I am trying to alter the chapter heading that is preset in the book template. I have found a style I like from Vincent Zoonekynd’s web-page, http://zoonek.free.fr/LaTeX/LaTeX_samples_chapter/0.html, ...
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Different chapter name in Table of Contents [closed]

When I use \chapter in \appendix, it shows in the Table of Contents as Appendix 1 but other chapter names in Table of Contents show up as Chapter first. How can do it?
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Multiple chapters per page, only if they “fit”

I am typesetting a book which has some very short chapters. If two consecutive chapters are short enough, I would like to fit them both on the same page. Otherwise, the next chapter should always ...
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Formatting Chapter Headings

I am using documentclass book and generating short chapters (one or two pages each). The chapter headings use too much space. I want the title at the top of the page, not pushed down. I reduced ...
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What is the command for writing out the chapter name in the memoir class? [duplicate]

Say I have \chapter{Test Chapter} in my document, and I want to insert the title of the chapter into some code or into the text further down the document, what is the command for inserting the ...
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Redefine chapter title appearance with arsclassica

\newcommand\Chapter[2]{ \chapter[#1: {\itshape#2}]{#1\\[2ex]\Large\itshape#2} } don't function for a result like this: My code: \documentclass[10pt,% % corpo del font ...
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custom chapter numbering with decimals

I would like to start a report with the Chapter 3.6 (and consecutive) until 3.9. I have been looking for these types of commands, but they are not working as I want. Please help
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Make only one page for each chapter

Is it possible to generate only one page per chapter(or section) without splitting the document file? The page width is fixed but the page height should be automatically adjusted by the content ...
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Giant number next to chapter title

I want to make chapter titles that look something like this: I'll be using a different font, but the idea is the same. If possible, I'd like it to work like this: Pick the size of the number ...
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LaTeX report - table of contents without chapter

I am trying to write a LaTeX report (using class report) but I don't want to use chapters, only sections, subsections and subsub. Using \renewcommand{\thesection}{\arabic{section}}, my sections ...
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What is the name of the variable containing the current chapter title?

Consider a chapter in a french book defined by: \chapter{Blablabla} It will generate the output: Chapitre I : Blablabla Then, we have the following variables: \chaptername corresponds to ...
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chapter headings change alignment to center and without the word “chapter”

I want chapter heading as 1. chapter_name and center aligned. How can I get this? I have searched the net for an answer but I am able to get only separate answers but not combined answer for the both ...
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How to add new chapter to an existing project?

Im new to the LaTeX. I'm working with the existing project, but now I want to add a new chapter to it. The document class i'm using is book. Please help me.
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Removing the word “Chapter n”

So I am trying to remove the words Chapter n, and replace it by the chapter title. BUT I want it to show up in the table of contents... (So I cannot use \chapter*{...}). Is there a way to achieve ...
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Including chapter as a separate TeX file

I am trying to include a separate TeX file that will contain the text of a chapter, however when I try to point the main TeX file to the chapter TeX file, there is an error which claims to not be able ...
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How to use this chapter style such that it takes up less space?

I like the box chapter style from here: http://hstuart.dk/2007/05/21/styling-the-chapter/ Here is a MWE based on this style: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{tikz, blindtext} ...
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Reset chapter name after modification

I have a second unnumbered chapter as you can see in the code below, but in output it displays with the previous chapter title so after some online research I've found this solution ...
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How do I change @makeschapterhead to center the title of chapter?

I redefined \@makechapterhead to short the space after and before a chapter title, but i don't know how to center it... any help? \makeatletter \def\@makechapterhead#1{% %%%%\vspace*{50\p@}% %%% ...
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Import \chapter into amsart

I would like to create a document with the appearance of amsart, but with added \chapter command (styled as in amsbook, or differently). How can I do that? I tried to make LaTeX load both amsbook and ...
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How do I get rid of the Chapter title? [closed]

I am using document class {book} and I want to get rid of the chapter titles. I don't want them to show up at the beginning of the chapter, but I do want the name of the chapter to still show up in ...
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Fancyhdr - No “Chapter” Word, but part number

I am having trouble defining my headers with the fancyhdr package. Here is what I want : - on the left page, on the left side : partnumber.chapternumber. Chapter Name - on the right page, on the right ...
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Package changes horizontal pipe to horizontal for chapter formatting

I need to change the style of my chapters to a different one. I found a package which would do that, and it works nicely. However, my code before the edit was like this: ...
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shaded letters in chapter [closed]

This week I have wrote this word : \documentclass{book} \usepackage{xcolor} \definecolor{Monvert}{RGB}{229,36,36} \definecolorseries{MONVERT}{rgb}{last}{Monvert}{black} ...
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Adjust margin: Chapter title extends in left margin

I am using a custom document class and template for my thesis. Both can be found here (they are really long, otherwise I'd copy and paste): ...
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Changing space before chapter without titlesec package

I am sorry if this is a repeated question, I could not find anything similar on the forum search. How to adjust the space before the chapter heading without using titlesec package. I tried this code ...
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Remove page-breaks after chapters in the report class?

So I am using the report class, and every time I try to create a new \chapter it creates it on a new blank page with just the title. I have tried using \usepackage{etoolbox} but I keep getting Latex ...
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How to make this as a memoir chapterstyle?

The Danish translation of Murakami's The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle uses the following chapter style. Is it possible to somehow recreate this as a memoir chapter style? The text circle always has the ...
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Chapter and section number in margin and align chapter prefix with text in scrbook

I try to customize my chapter headings, without using additional packages like titlesec, as I'd like to avoid incompatibilities with all the other stuff around. I almost have what I want: ...
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avoid hyphenation in chapter title using tikz and titlesec

[This question is similar to the one here, but the solutions given there do not work in my context] In a (fairly complex) book I'm using titlesec and tikz to produce fancy chapter headings, basically ...
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How do I remove the word “chapter” from chapter titles in documentclass/style {Thesis} [duplicate]

I would like to have the chapter number at chapter title on the same line, so instead of: "chapter 1 chapter name" I would like "1 Chapter name" or "1. chapter name" i'm using ...
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Do I need titlesec or is fncychap enough for doing the following?

i would like to change the "chapter" style of the documentclass "report" to read something like 1. Introduction in stead of Chapter 1 Introduction Can anyone help me with this? Do I need ...
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Chapter heading style?

Hi I ran into a PHD thesis with a beautiful layout. Specially I love its chapter heading I link also the thesis: ...
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How to remove chapter* from TOC but keep its title name and number on chapter title page?

I want to add some chapters in TOC separately using addtotoc command (and modifying chapter number). But I don't know how I can keep "Chapter #" on chapter's title page not adding this chapter in TOC. ...
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How to organize a big document with sub chapters [duplicate]

I'm new to LaTeX, and are using ShareLaTeX for my master's thesis. I want to organize my document like this: Make a tex file for each main chapter, eg. "Chapter A" Then I want to write "Chapter A" ...
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How to make a chapter heading like this in latex [duplicate]

How can I make a chapter heading like this in latex?
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Kile takes a long time to run PDFLaTeX for my thesis

It takes ~15-30 seconds to run PDFLaTeX for my PhD thesis. This is killing my productivity. Each included chapter is called, e.g., \include{theory}, and the relevant .tex file starts with the ...
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Minitoc and unnumbered chapters

I am writing my thesis and I have the following problem with the minitoc. I would like my first chapter (the introduction) to be unnumbered. But when I use \chapter*{Introduction} all the ...