{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 change the position of the Chapter Number (pedersen style of memoir)

I am creating a document using the memoir class and pedersen style. In my document which is mainly portrait, I have to display some diagrams in a landscape orientation. Unfortunatley, one of the pages ...
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Change font size of specific chapter

I have set the options of my chapter titles which are fine. However, for one specific chapter title (statement of authorship) I would prefer the title to be smaller than all the preceeding chapter ...
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Font style and chapter style

I would like how to mimic the chapter and font style used in the following document: I would be very pleased if you help me broadly.
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Chapter with specific number (1, 1b, 2, 2b, 3, 4)

Currently I use a manually declared version of the chapter title. But the idea is to extend it to use specific and manually chosen number of the chapters. I try to obtain numbers like this 1, 1b, 2, ...
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Customize KOMA section headings without titlesec

A quick question: Is it possible to change the name of a part/chapter/section with some sort of command? For example, I have a chapter called "Important Things". I created this chapter with the ...
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Coloured swatch per chapter

I know that this should be possible, but I'm not sure how to go about it. I would like to have a small rectangle appear on each page (outside edge), which runs right up to the edge of the page, and ...
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Chapter and Section format

I want my chapter titles to look as they would with the code below. \documentclass[12pt]{book} \pagestyle{plain} \usepackage{amssymb,latexsym} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsthm} ...
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Display the algorithm number based on the chapters

I have to number the algorithms based on the chapters that they appear. I have used the command \listofalgorithmes. But still I have the issues. Please refer to the attached codes and figures ...
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Start only some chapters on right-hand side after a set page/chapter

I'm working on my masters thesis, and have a fairly decent structure (I feel..), but I have one issue. I want my chapters to start on the right-hand side, which in itself is not hard to do. However, ...
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Make \sections in book class start on the right (odd pages)

I'm using the book documentclass, but I use \section instead of \chapter to structure it. Is it possible to make the sections start on the right (odd pages)?
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How to typeset numbering of problems as in “Algebraic Geometry and Arithmetic Curves”

I would like to typeset solutions to a book in algebraic geometry. Namely, the author numbers the chapters like in 1 Some topics in commutative algebra 1.1 Tensor products 1.1.1 Tensor product of ...
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Help understanding Rules and Leaders in a memoir chapter head

In another post I was given the code to create a header for my Memoir chapter. I wanted some text between a horizontal double-rule, like so: ========= Hello World======== Chapter Name (see ...
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fontspec in book title

I have the following code: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{fontspec} \begin{document} \part{title} \chapter{\fontspec{Latin Modern Roman} chapter title} \part{title} \chapter{title} ...
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How to manually number Chapter number when using \input?

I am writing my Thesis using the memoir class. To keep my main .tex file fairly short I use the \input command to compile the chapters. This also helps when I only want to send a chapter on to my ...
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How can I fix the following formatting problem with the table of contents?

I have a few unnumbered chapters that I would like to add to the table of contents. This is not a problem at the moment, because of someone graciously providing the following macro, which adds the ...
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Chapters with and without numbering together in the same table of contents

I am typesetting a novel in ConTeXt and though I have read as much documentation as possible, I still have doubts about how to do things in a clean and correct way. I typeset my chapters by using a ...
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What is the most practical method to write a book of math or physics problems?

My main problem is the following. I would like to put the problems and their solutions together into separate input files. In the source code I would like to switch easily between two modes. In mode 1 ...
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Chapter counting set up

I want chapter numbering like: Chapter 1, Chapter 2, Chapter 3, Appendix A, Appendix B. But I am getting like: Chapter 1, Chapter 2, Chapter 3, Appendix D, Appendix E. When appendix chapters are ...
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manage chapters from separate files

This question is for writing a book/thesis, where chapters are saved in different .tex files. Currently, I use packages standalone and import. In the main TeX file, I use \import to fetch the ...
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thesis document class - \chapters stopped numbering randomly [closed]

I'm writing my thesis using a documentclass{thesis}. It is a template I downloaded (http://www.latextemplates.com/template/masters-doctoral-thesis) and the chapters are compiled using macros. ...
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Chapter number aligned with text

I have a two side book and this is a new chapter. And this is the code I have to made this title. \documentclass[a4paper,10pt,twoside]{book} \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage{xcolor,lipsum} ...
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Format Latex report Chapter, Section, Subsection header styles

I'm writing my thesis and instructions for chapter, section and subsection are as following. - Chapter heading :All Capital—14 Font size, Bold - Section heading :Title case-12 Font size, Bold - ...
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\leftmark header without chapter name

I have a twoside document book and I want just to show on the even pages the number of the chapter and the chapter without chapter word. I want it to apper: 6. ¿QUE ES LA NORMA ISO 27001? My code ...
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Chapters number moves out of margin

i'm new to LaTeX and got a problem. The picture says it all... When my number of chapters exceeds 9, the second digit moves out of the margin.... I have copied the following layout, for the ...
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Manually setting chapter counter overrides TOC

I have parts for each year: \part{2011} ... \part{2012} ... etc. ... I want the chapter number to be the month of that year for stylistic purposes (e.g. like how the chapter number is shown here) ...
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Simple Chapter Style

I am using this chapterstyle \documentclass[a4paper,11pt,oneside,showtrims,openright,titlepage]{memoir} \makechapterstyle{VZ23}{% \renewcommand\chapternamenum{} \renewcommand\printchaptername{} ...
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Custom chapter title for talk transcripts

I have been asked to prepare a transcript for a series of talks. For that reason, similar to this question, I am trying to create a custom chapter template like this: . Moreover, I need that the ...
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Help on adding color option to chapter title

I'm trying to create an option to easily change a color bar in a chapter title. This code works on changing the color of the bar, but ruins the formatting. All of the chapter text is to be aligned ...
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Missing header on even pages in \chapter*{}

I have set the preamble such that the headers of chapter (the ones in which \chapter{}) show on even pages the title of the chapter itself and on odd pages the title of the section. But when I use ...
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Chapter template

What I want: What I already have: Can someone help me to recreate this kind of chapter heading (first pic)? All help is welcome! Code for the second picture: \documentclass[ ...
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Vertical chapter title in the table of contents

I'm about to write my thesis, and finally decided to do so in LaTeX. I'm still new to it though, and was wondering if something like this is possible in the table of contents: --+ | I | N | ...
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Chapter Title and Table of Contents

If I use code such as: \chapter{Introduction} \subfile{intro/Introduction} \chapter{Remaining Work} \subfile{remaining/Remaining} The result is: Chapter 1 Introduction Chapter 2 Remaining Work ...
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Is there a simple way to insert text into each line of a table of contents?

I have a LaTeX document (memoir class) broken into unnamed, numbered chapters, like so \chapter{}. I'd like the table of contents to look roughly like this: Contents Chapter 1 ............... 1 ...
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Chapter numbers/title in endnotes: spurious titles

This question relates to some existing entries on formatting endnotes to include chapter headings and numbers. The relevant entries are: Chapter numbers in endnotes Chapter name appearing in the ...
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Line spacing of chapter headings when using titlesec and setspace packages

I have defined my own chapter heading with modified font size and spacing above and below. \documentclass[final]{book} \usepackage{titlesec} ...
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How to add a chapter whose title is in Arabic

I am using the following commands to add a certain chapter , however I would like the title of this chapter to be in arabic and also I want this chapter name to apper in TOC. Please help me. ...
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Unwanted chapter titles with fancyhdr package in twosided book class

I am using a two-sided book document class. I want to include the title of my book at the inside margin and the page number at the outside margin of the header. For that reason, I use the package ...
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Chapter-Header Font Size - Too Big [duplicate]

I'm using the book class for a particular document, and I've run into a bit of problem. I don't know exactly how to explain this, so I'll just post an explanatory picture instead of sounding obscure. ...
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Spread Image Pages in Chapter Opener [duplicate]

Chapter Opener Image is full page image. I have need to mask half page image and frond-end would like to put some text. I'm expecting the output (see screenshot). How do achieve this in LaTeX/XeLaTeX. ...
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Changing the font size of certain chapters in TOC

I'm writing my thesis according to my university's rules. According to that I want to change the font size (to 14 pt) of the main chapters in the TOC. When I make the change with ...
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How to customize chapter heading in thesis?

I need help in formatting my thesis. I m using isuthesis class. My university guidelines doesnt match with isuthesis CHAPTER HEADING STYLE AND SECTION HEADING STYLE. aCCORDING TO UNIVERSITY, The ...
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myheadings in memoir - chapter title verso and recto page

I wrote a book with memoir. My last problem is, that I have a chapter, which is so short, that it has no sections. This leads to the fact that on the recto page there is an empty header. How can I ...
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Two lines chapters with Koma-Script

I'm using Koma-Script (scrbook class). I want chapters with two lines: This is line number one which contains the title of the chapter This is line number two which contains the subtitle of the ...
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Chapters after sections are not working with the template I got

I copied a template for a nice table of contents for my document. But after I have a section in my chapter, the rest of the chapters will give a error: "something's wrong--perhaps a missing /item". ...
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Different chapter title

Is there a way to replace "Chapter 1" in the first chapter, with "1", then a tab and then the name of the first chapter in a report class? Like it's displayed in the table of contents? I could use ...
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Strange “No line to end error” from \newchapter{} Thesis Formatting

I'm using a document class from my University, {urithesis} and I'm receiving some strange errors I can't seem to clear up - I was hoping someone might have some experience with similar issues. This ...
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Unable to change the Chapter Number to Roman numeral alone

When I am using the following command \renewcommand\thechapter{\Roman{chapter}} to set the chapter # to roman. It is also changing the subsection numbering to roman. Do you have any idea, why? ...
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Change spacing above and below chapter [duplicate]

I have following document: \documentclass[final]{book} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{titlesec} \titlespacing{\chapter}{0pt}{0pt}{0pt} \begin{document} \chapter*{Chapter One} \lipsum{1-5} ...
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Reduce the vertical spacing just before the chapter start [duplicate]

Please help me out to reduce the vertical space at chapter start. The link for the .tex, .cls file along with the problem snapshot - ...
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Include figure on the same page above \chapter

In a book, with the book documentclass, I'm typesetting I want to include a figure above the \chapter title. This however has turned out to be hard. With the following code: \chapter{Uppväxt} ...