{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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Is there any macro to generate latex pdf without a chapter?

I have the main tex which include tex files. \begin{document} \include{chap1} \include{chap2} \include{chap3} \include{chap4} \include{chap5} \end{document} How can I make a one pdf without for ...
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how can make an automation script for pdf?

I have article from 10chapters. How I can make automation for pdf compiling? I need to make several different pdfs without one or two chapters. I can everytime just create another maintex and add ...
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numerating chapters in book- format

I would like to have the following formatting in the table of contents: 1. Chapter 1 1.1 Section 1 1.2 Section 2 And also I want to use \chapter but instead of appearing. Chapter 1 Chapter 1 I ...
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How to check if it is chapter or chapter*?

I'm customizing my own chapter, but I'm having problems when I want to test if it is \chapter or \chapter*. I don't want it to have a dot when \chapter* is applied. ...
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Can I tighten up the white space with this custom fancy chapter code?

I found this lovely formatting code for thesis chapter epigraphs posted by @Pluton. I REALLY like how this appears, but it is rather `chunky' and takes up a lot of white space. I also don't like the ...
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Left-align numbers in ToC

How do I lelft-align the chapter and section, number in the ToC? My code is: \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{tocloft} \makeatletter \renewcommand{\numberline}[1]{#1~} \begin{document} ...
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I need to insert the References chapter on my table of contents? [duplicate]

I'm finishing a document, so I'm not able to insert the chapter called "References" on my table of contents... Is there a way to do this? I think it should be done when I defined "References" as a ...
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Figures numbering in arabic while chapters in roman

I have an issue with the numbering of the figures. I have my chapters numbered in Roman thanks to the command \renewcommand{\thechapter}{\Roman{chapter}} (Chapter I, Chapter II etc.). Therefore, I ...
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How to center glossary title without messing up chapter/sections?

My problem is that the glossary title should be normal size, bold, all caps and centered. While Chapter, section and subsection must be all left aligned. So I cannot change section style to suit ...
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Koma script line above and below chapter title

I'm using koma script and I want to add a line above and below the chapter title. So the upper line should be between the Chapter and the title. I did this with \documentclass{scrbook} ...
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\leftmark header: decreasing the distance between the chapter name and the chapter-number

After compiling the following document, it seems that there are at least two white-spaces between chapter 1 and blablabla in the header of page 3. How I can control this distance? Increasing or ...
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setspace and parskip induced symmetry problems in custom chapter title

The MWE below demonstrates that I have a distinct lack of symmetry in the space between the horizontal lines and chapter title text despite employing the solution in Consistent Line Spacing in ...
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title spacing using titlesec and customisation

I am using some code from here which allows me to use ordinal numbers in arabic for the chapter titles. I also want to change the title spacing. I am only a little familiar with titlesec. The ...
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Changing the relative position of the starting point of every chapter (also Preface, References, Index if any)

I would like that the starting point of the first page of each chapter (also Preface, References, Index if any) be at the position 1/3 of the text-height of the page (from the top of the page). In ...
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Latex running headers

I'm using a Latex template to write a thesis. The template command to add a new chapter is \newchapter{label}{Chapter Title}. In one of my chapters the chapter title is too long. Looking through the ...
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Redefining \@chapter and \@schapter would duble my heading

I need to create a chapter heading that supports a title and a subtitle. As I see, my distro uses this definition for chapter: \newcommand\chapter{\if@openright\cleardoublepage\else\clearpage\fi ...
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How to distinguish numbered from unnumbered chapters?

I am writing a memoir document and I'd like to customize the visual appearance of the chapter title with Tikz1. This works so far, as shown by this MWE2: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{memoir} ...
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Overfull hbox in rule below chapter title

I am writing a report with the KOMA-Script class scrreprt. Below each chapter title, I am creating a rule which goes all the way to the end of the paper: This actually works fine, but creates an ...
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Display Chapter Label and Number Below Chapter Title in Memoir Class

I am designing a book with the memoir class. The chapter style should resemble new-high german books with the chapter label and number in a new line after the chapter title, i.e. A treatise on some ...
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Align custom chapter heading to the left

I am using a custom calss called ufpethesis, based on the book class, to format my masters thesis. My aim is to insert the chapter numbering to the left of the chapter title, have it aligned to the ...
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Dedication at the first page of a chapter

Is there already an environment to insert a dedication statement at the first page of a chapter? (Like in the below image) \documentclass{book} \begin{document} \chapter{one} \end{document}
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Appendix: chapter from A,B,C to A1, A2 A3

I'm trying to match my supervisor's requirements for the appendix formatting. I'm using the scrbook- and appendix-package. Right now my chapters are numbered by letters A,B,C and the sections then by ...
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problem: no vertical space in chapter title using koma-class scrbook [closed]

I have a problem with the koma-script scrbook class. I want to have a two lines chapter title like: I tried: %%% classe de base (KOMA-Script) \LoadClass{scrbook} %% classe report ...
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fancyhdr alphabetical chapter problem in frontmatter of book

Here a not-so MWE: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{a4wide} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{polyglossia} \setmainlanguage[spelling=new,babelshorthands=true]{german} ...
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Remove “chapter” keyword from header

The current code for my latex document is this: \documentclass[12pt,notitlepage]{report} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} \fancyhead{} ...
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suppress formatting on a \cleardoublepage?

How do I suppress formatting on a \cleardoublepage? \documentclass[a5paper,10pt, twoside]{book} \pagestyle{fancy} \fancyhead{} % clear all header fields \fancyhead[RO]{The College Savings Factor} ...
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Adding a Pseudo Chapter with (!) Page Number

I want to manually add a chapter to the ToC and add a specific number to the page counter. This is meant for adding to my document a number of papers, which are printed out elsewhere and which I ...
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Can we change something so that the chapter is at the left side?

Using the following commands: \usepackage[sf,sl,outermarks]{titlesec} \titleformat{\chapter}[display] {\bfseries\Large} {\filleft\MakeUppercase{\chaptertitlename} \Huge\thechapter} {4ex} ...
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Editing Bluebox chapterstyle

I have this edited version of BlueBox, but I would like the number in the box to be centred and on line with the chapter name. Also I would like the text on top of the box (chapter in Danish) to ...
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Chapterformat with \chapter*

So I came across some problems with the chapter layout, which has to do with the \chapter* command. This is how I have the layout set up right now, it was done by a friend, who has more experience ...
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Formatting of chapter and section

I am writing a thesis. For this I want the chapter heading to be in center and in roman with font size 14. And title should be bold face In my table of contents I want the chapter heading along with ...
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Chapter heading vertical shift on page with multiple minipages

Im trying to create a document with only minipages to not break the content over different pages. But when the minipages reach the 2nd page of a chapter, the chapter heading layout is shifted ...
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How to give two \book{}s each its own Preface?

I have a book which contains two books, each having their own preface. Here's the structure: \book{An exhortation to virtue} \frontmatter \chapter{Preface} ... \mainmatter ...
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How to have chapters in classicthesis

I am quite new to using templates (I usually have a very simple format), and I've tried the classicthesis package, which I like very much. But the template I'm using doesn't use chapters, only ...
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No section numbering in scrbook

I am using the scrbook class. In some chapters, I have sections so the elements therein get numbered x.y.z where x denotes the numbering of the chapter, y the one of the section and z the one of the ...
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Thesis Chapter Formatting

I have started trying to customise my thesis formatting. I am using the book document class. I've been able to follow some tips on here to get e.g. underlined chapter headings etc but I saw a really ...
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How write chapter number behind “chapter”

I would like to write my chapter number behind the word 'chapter', but I'm having the following problems. The number is written in front of 'CHAPTER' (I would like it to be behind -- red behind ...
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Add decoration at end of chapter

A half full page at the end of a chapter nicely signals that the chapter ends. However, sometimes the last page of a chapter looks a bit too empty if there are are only, say, 5-10 lines. In some older ...
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Switching Chapter and Section titles

I am somewhat new to TEX and I am writing a book using a publishing framework which uses Xelatex and polyglossia. My book is divided into three major sections or sub-books and each sub-book is ...
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Chapter number in left right margin

I would like to move the chapter number in the right margin (a bit like in the classicthesistheme) but all I tried just results in errors, it would be nice if some could have a look. My MWE is using ...
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Automatically generated index mark on the right page border [duplicate]

How to add an automatically generated mark for each chapter in the right side with an auto offset? Just like for the phone books:
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Keeping chapter titles in table of contents but deleting the chapters in the document

I am writing a book that I will publish in two separate volumes. In volume 1, I want the table of contents to show the full list of chapters for volume 1 and volume 2, however I do not want volume 2 ...
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How to include an abstract on a Part page?

I want in Part I and an abstract on the same page (so I want make different part with different abstract, one abstract per part) \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,11pt,final]{report} ...
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Spacing between Header and Chapter Titles

I have the following template: %Loading in the packages \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage[a4paper, width=150mm, top=25mm, bottom=25mm ,bindingoffset=6mm]{geometry} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Suppress footer on first page of chapters

How can I suppress the footer on the first page of the chapters from the code given below? \documentclass{book} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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How to make the enumeration of theorem-like environments indipendent from cross-referencing in a particular way

I'm writing a mathematical paper, and right now I'm using \newtheorem{theorem}{Theorem}[section] to enumerate theorems, propositions, etc. In this way, every statement shows the number of the ...
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Bibliography does not show up if Chapter 2 is included in book class

This is an extension of this post. In the code given below, if I comment out chapter 2, I can get the bibliography to show up correctly. If chapter 2 is uncommented, I do not get any bibliography: ...
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how to remove 'Chapter' word only from headings?

I want to suppress the word 'chapter' from my headings but to leaving the normal 'CHAPTER X: Name of the chapter' in the document. I want that my headings says '# Name of the chapter', not 'Chapter # ...
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Change part environment to chapter environment

This question builds from the post customizing-part-style-with-tikz. How do I go about making this heading work for the Chapters? How to change the PART name that shows up in the number to ...
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when using hyperref package undefined control sequence \chapter error

I am using a custom class provided by my university for writing my thesis. Recently, I included the hyperref package and immediately I got a host of erros related to the \addtocontents command. I used ...