{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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Changing to a custom font in LaTeX?

I'm using the following template from ShareLaTeX. I would like to improve the template by adding another custom font and a different chapter heading like in this other template. How can I do that?
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Match white space above chapter title to top margin as defined in geometry package

I would like to change the position of chapter titles, specifically the amount of white space above them. I am using the book class and defining margins using the geometry package. The chapter command ...
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Correctly setting chapter hierarchy [on hold]

I'm not sure if I've phrased the title correctly, but let me try to explain: I have my tex file basically organized as follows: \frontmatter ... ... \mainmatter \input chap1 \input ...
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Did anybody manage to use the PhD package?

I've seen these very nice dicussion about fancy chapters: Fancy chapter headings It seems that the packages are now called PhD https://github.com/yannisl/phd I can't find any documentation about ...
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One lowercase letter in chapter name

I have a chapter title which has an abbreviation inside. The chapter title in the class is all written in uppercase letters, but the plural suffix of the abbreviation should be in lowercase. How can I ...
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Chapter title cannot be drawn next to big figure with [H]-option

When trying to add a big image directly below a chapter title, the image together with the title are drawn to the following, an even page. This way, the first page is empty. However, I want to start ...
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Latex refuses to number chapters

Simply, my chapters are not numbered. This is true for both numbers in the TOC (all entries start with 0., like 0.4.12, 0.3.3, 0.2, no matter which chapter they are in), neither are things I used to ...
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Start a new chapter without heading

In the appendix of my thesis (using scrreprt) I want to start a new chapter containing a lot of large figures. For formating reasons I don't want the automatic heading, created when using ...
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Daleif1 Theme : how to get part's title above chapter?

I am using the daleif1 theme, and I would like to have the \part's title juste above the \chapter's title on the same page. \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage[explicit]{titlesec} ...
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Leaving 2 blank pages upon compilation

I am trying to add a non numbered chapter. I have done so successfully for other chapters using the same code. The code I am using is: \clearpage \chapter*{Nomenclature} ...
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Wrong page number in contents

I am trying to add a non number chapter in the table of contents. Below are the packages already in use for the complete document. \documentclass[12pt,twoside,a4paper]{report} ...
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Non numbered chapter* header issue

I have a problem with the headers on the second page of my non-numbered chapter. Below is my minimal working example. Everything works but in my Introduction chapter (if I put it without a number as ...
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How to insert a paragraph before the chapter title?

I need to include several lines before the chapter title for some (not all) chapters. A new chapter always starts with a new page, how to realize the following layout for certain chapter while other ...
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Table of Contents unbold chapter names

I require chapter names unbold in Table of Contents. Please guide me how I unbold the heading of chapter names only in Table of Contents.
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modular chapters of a dissertation

I have several different chapters I would like to include into a dissertation. Each chapter is a standalone paper and has its own directory structure (figures, tables, etc.). I would like to retain ...
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Placing the appendices after the backmatter in a thesis

This question points out that in the book class, as soon as the \backmatter command appears, the chapter numbering ceases to work properly. Thus, one is essentially forced to put the bibliography ...
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Change font size of lstlistoflistings heading

How can I change font size of lstlistoflistings heading? Currently it is smaller than normal chapter heading title. Any ideas? Unfortunately I need to use document class from my university, my MWE: ...
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Set initial line after chapter title relative to top margin, not relative to end of chapter title

I want to set the initial line of text in every chapter to start at the same position on the page relative to the top margin of the page, and not relative to the last line of the chapter title. I ...
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How to put table of contents at the beginning of each chapter? [duplicate]

How can i have such a format in every chapter in my thesis. More specifically i would like this table of contents for each chapter depending on its subsections.
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I can not modify the chapter in latex

Sorry for my English. Hello, I want to get something like this: Latex My level is not so high to do so. I tried to do it with the following code, but not sure it will help some. He had thought ...
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Chapter Design in Latex [closed]

I am writing a mathematics book for grade six . I need a special style for the title of the chapters. Does any one have an idea. Any help is highly appreciated. I plan to add pictures to the title. ...
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Conditional spacing based on length of chapter title

In LaTeX, (or possibly XeLaTeX), how can one achieve the following: A double spacing a 1- or 2-line chapter title, and single spacing under a 3- or more-line chapter title. A triple space ...
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Multiple Dictums for a chapter

I would like to have more than one quote at the start of a chapter. I am using the dictum environment with scrreprt. If I do two back to back dictums, it simply ignores the first and proceeds with the ...
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Wrapper to enclose several chapters in LaTeX

If I have a document with the order of chapters as follows \documentclass[oneside,11pt]{report} % ... \tableofcontents \listoffigures \listoftables \chapter{Introduction} \chapter{Background} ...
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Insert footer on chapter page but NOT header

this may or may not seem to be a weird thing to want, but I would like to have a customized header on all my pages, except the first one of each chapter, ToC, ..... Furthermore, I would like to have a ...
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How to typeset chapter heading on a page of its own with memoir [duplicate]

Hi I am a newbie typesetting a book with the Memoir class (texlive 2014 and LyX). I would like to place chapter titles on a (verso) page of their own, with the text of the chapter starting on the ...
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Help Chapter Header [closed]

could you help me do a chapter headers like this (sorry for my english) if the page number is odd or even appears in a different place I be trying to use the following code: Fancy Chapter Headings ...
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Bibliographies by chapter using bibtopic on classicthesis LyX port

I need help with bibliographies by chapter using bibtopic with classicthesis (v4.1 LyX) with LyX (v2.0.2) under Ubuntu Linux (or a better option). I need bibliographies at the end of each chapter (as ...
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Need Help in formatting my Book - Chapter headings - Headers

I am a Chemical Engineering graduate and I am helping my mentor in typesetting his book. He has given me the text and equations in MS Word and I have to convert the same in LaTeX. I used Adobe ...
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fancyhdr clearing first page of a chapter

Hi have already a working fancyheader, but it is also showing on the chapter beginning which I want to avoid (see attachment). \pagestyle{plain} % reset page numbering to 1,2,3,.. ...
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Latex, how to “avoid” syllabify or hyphenation

I've a problem with latex (I'm new with it): it hyphenates :) :) I'm writing my thesis and I don't want the hyphenation. The strange thing is the fact that when I write the \chapter there is no ...
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Use three chapter title definitions

my chapter titles are rather long, which is not a problem on text pages, but for the ToC. Hence, I use this command to provide two versions: \chapter[Category\\ This is my long title]{Category -- ...
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Can TeX know when it's at the top of a page?

I have a memoir project where the chapters run right after each other with a divider line between chapters. If the chapter falls at the top of a page there shouldn't be a line or a space. Is there any ...
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Chapter turns into Appendix in TOC

I am writing my PhD thesis, using documentclass Thesis. To compile the table of contents, I write the following. However, in the pdflatex-file, this correctly produces 1. Introduction, and ...
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How to refer Bibliography items in appendix?

I am referring bibliography items in the appendix. In my thesis Bibiliography is appearing after appendix. Everywhere in the text bibliography is properly referred but in appendix latex diaplays "[?]" ...
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How to use fncychap's style for \section?

I have a complex document which requires the use of many levels of document structures. In particular, the first two levels, \part and \chapter are reserved for meta-information while \section plays ...
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Start text on second page (without \chapter) at same position as on first page (with \chapter)

This MWE shows what I am trying: % arara: pdflatex \documentclass[oneside]{book} \usepackage{color} \begin{document}% \chapter*{A}% Some text% \clearpage% \vspace*{-1pt}% ...
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chapter style: how to put a box on the egde like veelo style?

I would like to modify the BlueBox chapter style of the memoir documentation (below) in such a way that the bluebox is at the edge of the page, like the veelo style. \documentclass{memoir} ...
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Change numbering level for one chapter only

Apologies if this is duplicate but couldn't find it. I have a document using amsmath for chapter, section & subsection numbering, & everything (theorems, lemmas etc) uses the same numbering ...
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answers using exercise.sty, beginning each chapter on new page

I have a multi-chapter tex document containing lecture notes, problem sets, and solution keys. I'm using exercise.sty to deliver the exercises and their solutions. Everything works great with the ...
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Defining a header style for acknowledgements (saying no to Chapter*{} !!!)

I'm using \documentclass{book} and I have also redefined my \chapter and \part heading styles. However, these styles do not apply to the heading of the Acknowledgements page (the word ...
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Removing the “chapter” title for one chapter only

How can I remove the "chapter" title for one chapter only? E.g. if I want to remove the "chapter" title for chapter 2 only, using \documentclass{report} \begin{document} \chapter{Hello} ...
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\makechapterstyle{} for scrreprt (change chapter title format)

The memoir-class offers the command \makechapterstyle{} to define the look of all chapter titles (e.g. https://www.writelatex.com/1312879nbdvry#/3224717/) Is there a way to create something similar ...
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Encoding issue when writing Greek in fancy ToC using TikZ

I am creating a fancy ToC using TikZ. My code is \documentclass{book} \usepackage{kerkis} \usepackage{pifont} \usepackage[explicit]{titlesec} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{epigraph} ...
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Correct use of hyperref and addcontentsline

I am having some issues with the hyperref package. I would like to create a Introduction chapter without a number so I use \chapter*{Introduction} and \addcontentsline{toc}{chapter}{Introduction} ...
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How to get the chapter title in a single page - titlesec

Because of my thesis report style, I want to have the chapter title in a single page. I'm working with titlesec package. I used \clearpage and \newpage to solve this, but doesn't work. I also used ...
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Chapter numbers not showing on page, but showing in TOC

In my multi-chapter document, I have child docs that all use \chapter but the chapter number is not showing, just the chapter title. However, the numbers do show in the TOC. Below is the MWE for the ...
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How to create such a chapter style

I've been trying to create the chapter style shown in the image using memoir class but no luck with that. Can anyone help me out?
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Pagefilling pictures resulting in blank page before the next chapter

I've got a question in regards to pictures and chapters. It happened a few times now to me (like in the example below) that I have 1 or 2 pictures that fill up a page that suddenly the chapter ...
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How to place an image in a chapter title (perfectly centered)

Before to begin, I know about: \chapter{My Chapter Title\hfill\includegraphics{image}} But it's not what I'm searching. I want the following result: Next are all the methods I tried (and their ...