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Titlesec command blocked by frontmatter

\frontmatter blocks the propagation of the \titleformat from the preface to the first chapter. Is there a way to avoid that ? \documentclass[11pt,A4]{book} \usepackage{titlesec} ...
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How do I lift the chapter title in Koma-script so it is aligned with chapter prefix?

I currently have this: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{mwe} \renewcommand*{\chapterformat}{\mbox{\chapappifchapterprefix{\nobreakspace}\scalebox{3}{\thechapter}\enskip}} \begin{document} ...
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Head style and Contenst problem

I have two problems in one. I am writing my thesis using the package fancyhdr, and all my chapters look great. However I have to add some parts, which are not chapter but I would like to have the ...
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Prefix Appendices in the Table of Content

I am using a predefined Latex-document for my master thesis. I wanted to add some appendicies, so I added some chapters after the bibliography. These chapters appear nicely formated, and are ...
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ToC-title formatting problem

I am relatively new to Latex and I came across a problem I am not able to fix myself. From a friend I got a number of commands for formatting my chapter titles, which works quite well, unfortunately ...
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Remove text formatting from chapter title

I'm having a problem with the chapter headings formatting. I would like to change only the first letter of each chapter, but for the lists of figures and tables chapters it's not working. Here is ...
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Chapter title formatting

I'm working in memoir class and would like to format my chapter headings like this: The author's name and years of birth-death are at the top, then a horizontal line the length of the above details, ...
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How to set document font to times new roman by command

I wanted to know how to set font of a document to Times New Roman and size to 12 for text and for Chapter Heading 14 only, for the whole document. I don't want to use the fontspec package for this. ...
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amsbook-class with small caps

Is it possible to tweak the amsbook-class such that the uppercase headings (e.g. Chapter 1) are changed to small caps? Are there any "typographical objections" in doing so?
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Formatting the thesis chapter title

I am presently working on my masters thesis. My code is as follows \documentclass[12pt, a4paper, oneside]{thesis} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amssymb} ...
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Questions about chapter section and their formation

Hello, everyone, I want to arrange the chapter and section as the picture shown and The font should be Times New Roman, 12 point, could anyone give me some tips.
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KomaScript Book: How to have Chapter Headings formatted just like text?

Might seem like an odd thing to do, but so far it's proven beyond my novice-level Latex abilities, and related posts I've looked at on this site seem a little more complicated than what I need. In ...
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How to obtain this fancy chapter page with the book class

I know that designing fancy things under latex can sometimes be very difficult. I've designed the following model under powerpoint in 5 minutes, and now I would like to achieve this with latex (I have ...
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Formatting Chapter Titles

I'm working on my thesis, and I need my chapter titles to be centered so it says "CHAPTER " and then immediately under it the actual chapter title. Right now I have ...
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Customize 'appendix' heading

My appendices are rather small and I want them to come one after another (like \section) without the blank page before \chapter{} (due to openright option). Another problem is that chapter headings ...
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fancy chapter title page for entire document

How to enable this style as well for TOC and bibliographypage ? Note that, I'm using scrreprt document class
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Modify default memoir chapter style

I'm using memoir and using its default chapter style. what I'm looking to do is to change the format from chapter 1 chapter title to something like this: chapter 1: chapter title I'm ...
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How do I hide “Chapter 0” in this custom style when using a numberless chapter?

Everything works perfect when I use \chapter{chaptername}, but I noticed that my table of contents and other similar non-numbered chapters have a "Chapter 0" in my header. \titleformat{\chapter} ...
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Change chapter heading format [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Chapter formatting Could someone help me with this problem with my document? Instead of generating the following: % % % % Chapter 2 Title % % % % I would like the ...
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fancy chapter title page

How can I have a chapter title page like the following? Note that, I'm using book document class
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Remove 'Chapter' text from chapter headings and have chapter number on the same line as chapter title [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Chapter formatting Apologies if this is something simple, but I seem to be searching in the wrong place for an answer. I have a document of type report. It is currently ...
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How to best set chapter title color in the memoir class's Hansen style?

I am tinkering with the Hansen chapter style for the memoir class, as reviewed and listed in texblog. The Hansen style is unfortunately not discussed in the memoir class documentation. I changed it ...
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Chapter page formatting

I'm using MiKTeX and when I use \chapter command, it starts a new page. I was wondering how to not start a new page. My next concern is how can I align the text \chapter{*} where * is the text. ...
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Replace (change) “Chapter 1” to “Chapter ONE”

I am writing a lab report, and select report class provided by LyX. I use LyX 2.0.3 and MiKTeX 2.9. My question is, how to change the chapter number to display as text? eg: CHAPTER ONE not CHAPTER ...
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Is there an easy way to change the font and size for Chapter Heading in Memoir?

I'm a total TeX newb - please be nice! :-) How can I change the font and size of Chapter headings? I don't mind where it's placed on the page - but would like it to be a sans-serif font and perhaps ...
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How to save and restore chapter's heading format

I am writing my thesis using a template provided by the university. It requires using the report class. To format the headings in the front matter, it uses the titlesec package and redefine the format ...
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Book layout Contents, Chapter, Section,

my goal is to get new style of Table of Contents, new style of Chapter and new style of section. I there is one more: how to change itemize native symbol for a black square? Table of Contents: text ...
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Listing Chapter/Section/Subsection numbers with the preview

After compiling all the content of the book, I use Adobe reader to preview the content. Note that the legend that I use to navigate through the book (the listing on the left (usually) with the option ...
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change the formatting of the chapter

I am trying to change the formatting of my chapter. The class i am using is report. I want it to be bold centered. I used the following but no effect. . \renewcommand{\@makechapterhead}[1]{% ...
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Koma-script, change chapter appearance (how to add a circle and horizontal ruler?)

I'd like to get the chapter names formatted as shown below: with a horizontal ruler between the circle and Chapter name, for both numbered and non-numbered chapters (I work with the ...
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Format abstracts as unnumbered chapters

I'm writing master thesis and working on LaTeX template for the successors ... The standard of the university requires abstract in every language to be formed as unnumbered Chapter: ...
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Styling my section/chapter

I'm trying to reproduce this chapter/section style on LaTeX and I would like some insight on how to achieve this. I have been using the secsty package but I haven't come up with any real results. The ...
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How to replace chapter boilerplate with full-page image?

Let's say I am producing a book (using \documentclass{book}) where instead of displaying the chapter name textually, I am inserting an image that includes the chapter text. How can I still start a ...
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fancy chapter heading for a book

I would like to change the default chapter heading formatting of book document class. How can I output something like below :
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Changing the chapter style [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to format the chapter heading? How do you change the style and margins of the chapter title in latex? I'm looking through the style file and can't find anything.
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Writing a software book with LaTex - General Advise

I am a so new to Tex and I am trying to learn now. I decided to write a so simple software (ASP.NET 4.0) book for myself to learn it with a real example. So, I have the following structure for now : ...
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Chapter formatting

I use report document class and the thing is that I would like to remove Chapter x phrase, add chapter number before chapter title and remove blank place between chapter name and top of page. For ...
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Personalizing Table of contents

I want to make my table of contents to have the words "Chapter", "Title" and "Page" written in uppercase, like "CHAPTER", "TITLE" and "PAGE". My document class is Book. How can I do it?
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Format chapter's heading

I want all my headings to have these characteristics: 12pt Center aligned Bold Times new roman font But when I write \chapter{Introduction}, I can only manipulate the name of the chapter, not the ...
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Line of dots in Table of Contents?

In my ToC, the "Bibliography" entry is treated as a chapter heading, so has no line of dots to the page number. However, as it has no sections, my publishers would like the line of dots. Same for ...
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How to format the chapter heading?

How can I change the chapter heading of the book class to typeset centered chapter names as shown in the image above?