{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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Change the color of the chapter number (Oxford Thesis Template)

I'm writing my PhD thesis and I am using the Oxford Thesis Template. I would like to change the color of the chapter number (which is grey) in the beginning of this chapter. You can find the Oxford ...
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Texstudio doesn't recognize \chapter! [duplicate]

I have this simple latex code but texstudio doesn't recognize \chapter: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} ...
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How can I put a minitoc before a chapter, on the facing page?

I'm writing a large book, using minitoc to put a small table of contents at the start of each chapter. But it looks terrible. I would like instead to put the minitoc on the facing page before the ...
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Hide sections of specific chapter from table of contents

How do I hide all the sections and subsections of one chapter from the contents page? What I want is if I have this: \documentclass[12pt, a4paper, draft, titlepage]{report} \begin{document} ...
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Removing header on chapter page

I am using the fancyhdr package where from what I understand the default is no header on the chapter pages, but I still have the header displaying the section name on all my chapter pages. I would ...
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Centering some chapters in latex

In the following code, I am trying to center the acknowledgement, dedication, and cv chapters. However, when I use \usepackage{sectsty} to reduce the font size of sections in CV, these chapters donot ...
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Unbold frontmatter chapter names in table of contents [duplicate]

According to the thesis guidelines set out by my university, the Chapter names in the table of contents must be bold. But all sections in the prefatory sections must be normal font (unbold) in the ...
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What are major and sub headings?

What does a subheading mean in latex and what is a major heading? Say your latex file has Chapter 1 called CHEMICAL TOOLS and in that chapter you have three titles (xxx, yyy, zzz): Chapter 1 ...
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Bibliography clash with chapter style

I've used the custom chapter style from the following post Chapter style like this without memoir? The problem I have encountered is that the Bibliography automatically appears as an appendix. I do ...
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How to get the number of chapters in a document

TeX specialists! I write a document in LaTeX using the book document class. In a section at the beginning of my document I describe the structure of the document, listing all the chapters and short ...
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Bibliography treated as an appendix

I am working on a thesis in the book document class and have redefined my chapter style headings using the following code that I found online. It works pretty well with the exception that it treats ...
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Chapter Styling

I'm writing a thesis and would like to have the pages on which a new chapter start look fancier than they currently do. I like the example on this page: how can I create a chapter heading like this? ...
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How to recolor the chapter numbering and text in memoir?

I'd like to use the default chapter style in memoir, but change the color to, say, blue. How is this done?
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Publication list in Ph.D. thesis

I am writing my Ph.D. thesis and I would like to add a list of the publications my thesis is based on. I would like the list to be in the first pages of the thesis, so I put it at the end of the ...
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Modify Fancy Chapter Heading

In the solution provided in Customizing Chapter style for a chapter heading, how do you go about adding the image like that asked for in the original question like this: Here is the original code: ...
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Get the number of pages in a chapter

Is there any way to call up the number of pages in a given chapter? I'm using the \chapter command to separate chapters, and I want to be able to write something like: Chapter 1 has [number of pages] ...
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Combine independent LaTeX documents into one scrbook?

I have several independent LaTeX files, and i would like to combine them in one scrbook in a consistent way, so that each LaTeX document is a new chapter within the book. Moreover the page numbering ...
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How can I costumize the ToC for 2 different types of chapters?

I already have ((re)new)defined a 2nd type of the \chapter macro for I have two different types of chapters. But they have one counter, which appears for every chapter in ToC. Here's a MWE: ...
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Can I redefine \chapter? Where do I find the defaults of the standard commands?

I need two different types of first-chapter-pages in one document. One type (Typ I) is for "normal" chapters appearing as chapters. The other type (Typ II) is for the Appendix ("Anhang"), the list of ...
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How to change chapter name to something else without triggering “LaTeX Error: Command \footruleskip already defined” with memoir class?

I tried the first and second solution proposed here Change the word "Chapter" to something else . But once I replaced book by memoir class. It triggered an error. The first solution was ...
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How to make chapter number appear as a written number instead of an Arabic number? [duplicate]

I am using the memoir class. Is there any way to do this?
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How to change the first page (layout + geometry) of each chapter in a report?

I have the following problem: I want to lift the title of each chapter (so there's less vertical free space) and put the number before. Which means the layout from default settings *much free ...
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How to avoid a blank page when using \chapter*{}

So when using \chapter*{} this introduces a blank page before the next \chapter*{} I'm guessing it is because I am using a book format, tried putting it into a new group and clearing double page but ...
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How to set chapter number as roman in title page but become arabic when stack with section numbering?

I have a problem for my thesis formatting. Can we possibly set chapter number as roman but become continuously arabic when stack with section number like this? (never mind the page numbering, I guess ...
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Help changing Title Format

I managed to find this code snippet somewhere a while back which made my chapter titles look fancy: \titleformat{\chapter}[display] {\normalfont\Large\raggedleft} {\MakeUppercase{\chaptertitlename}% ...
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Combining \chapter command and \newcommand

I attach my MWE: \documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \newcommand{\upper}[1]{\expandafter\MakeUppercase\expandafter{#1}} \begin{document} \chapter{\upper{Foo bar}} ...
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Thesis structure

I'm trying to structure my thesis in LaTeX using a template downloaded from an University site. The template is made by a "main" file that uses different .tex files for each chapter. When I work on ...
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Chapter start gets pushed on following page (NOT the “openright/openany-problem”)

It is hard to find answers to this question, as it sounds similar to the basic "How to start chapter on every page"-question. But this is different. Latex pushes the start of a chapter that contains a ...
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Chapter formatting in classicthesis broken [closed]

I've been using the classicthesis package for a project. It provides parts, chapters and sections for structuring the document, and a chapter beginning is supposed to be formatted like this: In the ...
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Mdframed as Chapter Title

I am trying to compile exercises into on sheet of paper each, and treat the Exercises as Chapter. And then I will \begin{enumerate} \item Hi Mom \item Hi Dad \item Hi there \end{enumerate} ...
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Remove “Chapter” from a book text

I am finishing my master thesis and I need to remove the "Chapter" name from my chapter without removing the relative number of the chapter. (I am using the book class) What I have now is: ...
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Page Numbers Resets to “0” at the Beginning of a Chapter [closed]

I've been looking to solve this problem for a while now. I use some custom document class that can be found here The page numbers reset itself at chapter 3 to "0". I used \hl{highlighted area} to ...
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bibliography by chapter

i'm using book as document class and i'm trying to create the bibliography at the end of the document. I've tried to use \begin{thebibliography}{1}but the result is not compatible with the one that i ...
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Begin new chapter with an odd-numbered page [closed]

Is there an easy way (command? / method?) to start each new chapter of your book with an odd numbered page? This would make sure that if you print the book the beginning of each chapter is printed on ...
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How to manually append a character after chapter counter?

book does not have \addtodef{\afterchapternum}{課}{} that is available in memoir. As a result, I have to manually append it. But how? I don't want to use memoir. MWE \documentclass{book} ...
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change appendix heading from Chapter A to Appendix A

I am writing my thesis. The format requirement is to make the appendix chater name as APPENDIX A TITLE but name tex code is doing CHAPTER A TITLE Below is the snippet: \being{document} ... ...
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Changing fontfamily for chapter heading using quotchap

I have tried several ways to change font family for chapter heading but to no avail. I am using the following: \renewcommand*{\sectfont}{\fontfamily{Consolas}} Though \sffamily and \sffamily does ...
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Why do I get these errors? [duplicate]

A part of the code that I have written is the following: \documentclass[chapterprefix=true]{scrreprt} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[german,english,greek]{babel} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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how to correct broken pipe and bad range specification [closed]

I am getting broken pipe and bad range specifications all morning today. Everything worked fine and today I am updating my latex files by splitting chapter and sections to different files. I didn't ...
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how to separate chapters and section

I have a lot of chapters and sections inside chapters tex file. I want to make a separate folder for chapter and there put separate sections tex files. How I should do this? I am using report for now, ...
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How to change style of chapter

How can I change style of chapter in my thesis report like this: BAB I -->position in midle top page INTRODUCE -->position in midle top page 1.1. Background {1.5cm}Text... ...
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How to reduce the space consumed during the beginning of a chapter?

When I begin a document with some chapter heading a lot of space is consumed at the top how do I reduce this?
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Table of Contents Chapter Numbering

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt,openany,leqno,footinclude=true]{memoir} In my table of contents I get the same problem as Dots after section number in TOC . My chapter number in the TOC is like: I ...
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Why won't memoir show a header on the first page of a chapter?

I want to have a header on the first page of a chapter. \documentclass{memoir} \makepagestyle{generalstyle} \makeevenhead{generalstyle}{}{HEADER}{} \makeoddhead{generalstyle}{}{HEADER}{} ...
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Remove chapter number

Sorry for wrong question formatting, but I'm new here and I don't know the way around these tools. I would like to know if there is a way to remove the chapter number from the document (preferably ...
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KOMA: set the chapter title on its own page, moving the text to a new page

I'm using the KOMA scrbook class and I'd like to have the chapter title on an otherwise blank page. The actual text in the chapter should move to the next page. Is there a way to insert a \clearpage ...
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Add “chapter” word into TOC using tocbibind package

I want to add "Chapter" word before chapter number in Table of Content. I have searched the solutions but the most answered question is when we using tocloft package that I didn't use. Can I give that ...
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Missing number, treated as zero when creating a chapter

I'm trying to create a chapter , the first subdivision in the document, but whenever I try the \chapter{...} command, I get this error: Missing number, treated as zero. <to be read again> ...
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Problems to properly append chapter without numering to the table of contents

In my document I have a number of chapters, that have their numbering suppressed. I know that to append them to the table of contents one should use the \usepackage{etoolbox} and subsequently define ...
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Remove page number on chapter page

What I am looking for is to have the chapter initial page without a page number. Apparently Latex or/and \pagestyle{fancy} use \pagestyle{plain} by default on the footer. So, I proceded to modify the ...