{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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fancyheaders definition ornament

I would like to add some part of code related with ornaments in chapter name to my fancy header definision file. % Datei fancyheaders.tex \usepackage{fancyhdr} % Paket laden \pagestyle{fancy} % ...
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KOMA-script scrreprt: Chapter Heading Size Customisation

This is a continued question from my previous thread I am setting up LaTeX to write my thesis using scrreprt. I have implemented with success all the advised and suggested solutions and have tried to ...
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Modifying the section style

\documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage[explicit]{titlesec} \usetikzlibrary{shapes.misc,arrows} \newcommand\titlebar{% \tikz[baseline,trim left=0.5cm,trim ...
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Book Class: Instructor's Guide [closed]

I am currently an undergraduate student finishing my bachelor's in mathematics. For my Complex Analysis course, my instructor personally chose me to create an Instructor's Guide for the course. The ...
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KOMA-Script scrreprt: How to change chapter appearance and produce a chapter based Mini TOC

This post is a 3 part question with which I would need help. The questions are all associated with chapter styling and subsections within the \documentclass{scrreprt}. I am sure I could work them out ...
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Huge ornament chapter numbering

Well, I'm using a such a code bellow, basically I would like to add ornaments to the numbering of this chapter... Any ideas, examples please? thanks a lot ...
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Show Chapter and Page Number in List Of Figures

I am creating a document framework for my mini-dissertation. The document will consist of multiple chapters. In each chapter the page numbering will start at 1. This is achieved by using ...
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package quotchap vertical space before \chapter*

I use the package quotchap it is very nice. But for the star chapters, if I use quotation, there is no space between quotation and the title of the chapter. I tried, but witout any success, to add ...
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Modifying the header in fancyhdr - review

I don't want to ask questions in my edits or comments so I am posting my question freshly. The solution that was given for the problem Modifying the header in fancyhdr. I want the chapter name to ...
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Chapter Name not appearing

I wanted to style the chapter name. I referred the following link : how-to-create-specific-chapter-style-in-book-documentclass Here is my code: %Template for Technical Document \documentclass{book} ...
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Error In styling the chapter in Book class

I want to style the chapter in book class from the default look.I get error.Here is the code: %Template for Technical Document \documentclass{book} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Displaying author for each chapter in book

I am preparing a book in which each chapter is contributed by different people.I want to include their name after the chapter title.How to I do it.If I use \maketitle it is useing the title and author ...
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Remove “chapter 1” and have just 1 in the report

In the beginning of a new chapter, Latex have Chapter 1 XXXXXXXXXX instead of this format i want to have 1 XXXXXXXXXX can you pls suggest how to customize the chapter? Thanks in advance
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{historische-zeitschrift} footnote back references to each chapter

Using "historische-zeitschrift" (similar to the other -dw styles) as biblatex style, the back references within the footnotes always refer to the first appearence in the whole book. I'd like to change ...
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How to apply \cftafterpnum to specific entries (and add labels for columns of the TOC)

I'm trying to make a 3 column table of contents, which includes chapter name, page number, and a blank line for grading for a homework assignment. A previous question gave me the answer as to how to ...
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Chapter headings at different heights

I'm completely new to LaTeX - just started this morning, and I've come up agaisnt an annoying problem. For some reason when I compile my LaTeX code the vertical position of the Chapter 1 heading is ...
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Table of contents, chapter titles, section titles, etc.. are centered and chapter titles start in the middle of the page

I am beginning my Thesis and this is only the second time I've used TEX. I'm not sure how to get my Table of Contents, Chapter Titles, Sections and Subsections to appear on the left indent. In ...
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Nomenclature not being assigned proper page number

The following is my MWE: \documentclass[12pt,twoside]{report} \usepackage[intoc]{nomencl} \newenvironment{preliminary}% {\pagestyle{plain}\pagenumbering{roman}}% {\pagenumbering{arabic}} ...
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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 do I compile tex chapters? [duplicate]

I want to compile and view just the chapter I'm working on. How do I do this? It seems way harder to do than it should be. Clarification: I'm not trying to print the main document with only a subset ...
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TikZ externalize causing problems with template

I have a large document (I'm using pdflatex with Eclispe and TeXlipse) with many (many) TikZ graphics (math function plots, most of them). In order to reduce (drastically I hope) compilation time I ...
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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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Vertical alignment of multiple consecutive tables

The aim is to align multiple (often quite large) consecutive captioned tables within respective chapters, for example: chap 1, table 1.1, table 1.2, table 1.3 --- chap 2, table 2.1, table 2.2... ...
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Chapter and its name not on the same line

Sorry for being unclear. I am a LaTeX beginner and have been struggling to place the chapter name with its number on the same line where chapter is. This is how it should be: The code itself was ...
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Right align memoir chapter style + appendix problem

Merry christmas to everyone. I'm trying to make a LyX template since I have to write three reports over the next 12 months. I'm using memoir and chapterstyle demo2. How can I 1) Right align the ...
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Frontmatter chapter title size in memoir

How do I specify the chapter title font size in the frontmatter of a document typeset with memoir? I want to set different font sizes for the frontmatter, mainmatter, and backmatter. I need to reduce ...
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Custom chapter heading

I'm currently writing my thesis, using the book class. I am trying to display the table of contents in this manner: And each chapter is displayed this way: I'm fairly new to latex and this is my ...
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Use different chapter title in TOC, in the first chapter page, and in header

Say I have two titles t1 and t2 for a chapter. I want to show t1 in TOC, and t2 in the first chapter page as well as the in the header. I use \chapter[t1]{t2} which works for TOC and the first ...
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How do I smash the p in chapter

In the table of contents, I have a green box around Chapter. I would like to cha\smash{p}ter so the word is vertically more aesthetically pleasing in the box. How do I smash the p in the definition ...
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How to add cover pages to appendices?

For my thesis, I need to have appendices preceded by a cover page. From school manual: As of now, I have \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper,oneside]{book} \usepackage[toc,page]{appendix} ... ...
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TeX capacity exceeded in Table of Contents due to macro

I'm working on a macro that when given Hello will make a chapter named hello, and number it like this: 1 - Hello, with the 1 - inside the margins. I also want it to automatically label the chapter by ...
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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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How can I get the word “Chapter” to be typeset in chapter headings (scrbook)?

I am using the scrbook class, and I want the word "Chapter" to appear in the heading of the chapter, instead of just the number. How can I do it? I tried \renewcommand{\chaptername}{Chapter} but ...
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Position of page numbers at the bottom in the whole document

I have a problem with the page numbers in my Master thesis and have been searching for a solution for a few hours now but since these problems are very individual and specific I was not able to find a ...
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Niceframe problem - what to do?

Building on the code from Gonzalo Medina, I managed to make a nice chapterstyle with niceframe. The problem is that it sometimes renders poorly, at least in Acrobat Reader: Needles to say, I don't ...
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Remove page number from chapter title page

I am typesetting a book and each chapter has its own title page. This is the code: \documentclass[10pt]{book} \usepackage[spanish, es-lcroman]{babel} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{textcomp} ...
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Color background for chapter titles which stretches horizontally to the margins

I'm working on my chapter titles. I like them to have a background which stretches to the edge of the page. The drawbacks of the minimal document below are: The TOC also has the background, too. ...
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\usepackage[Glenn]{fncychap} and missing numbering [closed]

I created my thesis using \usepackage[Glenn]{fncychap} for chapters. Sadly not all chapters of the parts are numbered. It's quite odd that in part I, chapters 1-2 are numbered but 4-5 are not. In part ...
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How to skip parskip linespread for all chapter definitions?

I'm trying to skip my parskip and linespread settings for all of my \chapter definitions. Here's my complete example: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,oneside,]{scrreprt} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Sections without chapters in a LaTeX document [duplicate]

I have a document generated by doxygen with just \section directives and no chapters, so they're getting numbered as 0.1 Section 1 0.2 Section 2 0.2.1 SubSection 1 How can I skip the chapter number ...
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No page numbers after chapters in the contents

Seems that digging for several hours for solution did not help me, so I must ask a question directly. So, I'm writing a book, that consists of chapters and sections. The deal is with the table of ...
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Chapter headings too wide for page, but won't break

I'm preparing a document (scrreprt) which has pretty long chapter titles. Apparently, those are too long: they exceed the right margin by quite a bit, and of course I'm getting Overfull \hbox ...
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Chapters numbering

A question about chapters numbering and the ToC. I do this: \include{disclaimer} \include{dedication} \include{epigraphe} \include{ackno} \include{abstract} \setcounter{page}{1} ...
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Assembling multiple beamer slide decks into “book” with “chapters” and TOC

I have a number of related beamer slide decks that I'd like to print as a bound handout "book". My file layout is as follows: A general include file (include.tex) used by most other files: ...
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Get chapter numbers as text in the report class

im trying to get my chapter numbers printed as text, but on the way there i messed up my section numbers with text "ONE" and "TWO" an such, here is what i was doing, This code centers, pull up and ...
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renew command chapter - suppress “chapter” show only number and name [duplicate]

I am using the report document class and would like to define the following behaviour when using the chapter command: Normally it makes the chapter the following way: \chapter{Theory} Chapter 1 ...
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How to get all CAPS chapter titles

Trying to get all CAPS chapter titles. Using the following, only the ToC chapter title is all CAPS: \documentclass{memoir} \renewcommand{\chaptitlefont}{\MakeUppercase} \begin{document} ...
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Put chapter title in the middle of a page (vertically)

I'm using fncychap package to customize my chapters' titles. I want to put the chapter title in the center of a separate page (vertically). \documentclass{report} \usepackage[Bjornstrup]{fncychap} ...