{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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How to reference a chapter after using the \setcounter{chapter}{0} [closed]

I'm trying to create a reference the appendix. The appendix package is resetting the chapter and section exectly like I do and I started to notice this bug while using it... So I use the \setcounter ...
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How to modifier chapter*?

\documentclass{book} \usepackage[left=2cm,right=2cm,top=2cm,bottom=2cm]{geometry} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[charter]{mathdesign} \usepackage{graphicx, calc} \...
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Personalize title 2

Seeing my previous question (solved), I have another doubt. Now that I have personalize also the contents, the TOC style is in conflict with the chapters style. There is another thread about this ...
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Change format of chapter

How to change format of chapter like this photo, please? \documentclass{book} \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage[tracking=true]{microtype} \usepackage{lipsum}% juts to generate text for the example \...
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Break-up Chapter Header in two or more lines part 2

This post is building from the post found here. Plese help me develop a solution where the "numberless" chapters like the List of Algorithms and List of Matlab Codes be displayed as: Line 1 List ...
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Two chapters on same page in memoir, with twocolumn

This is a follow-up to the question two chapters on same page in memoir \documentclass[oneside,landscape,twocolumn]{memoir} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \chapter*{Test 1} This is a test \...
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In table of contents, how to have title 'Chapters' before the list of chapters

I have the following table of contents: Is there any way to add the title 'Chapters' before the list of chapters, in the same way that 'Appendices' is shown before the list of appendices? Thanks in ...
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How to format my \chapter* similarly to my \chapter style

I have used the following code to format my chapters and sections in my report. \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt]{report} \usepackage{xcolor} \definecolor{dtured}{RGB}{153,0,0} \definecolor{dtugray}{RGB}...
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one chapter affects layout of the next one

I maintain a very long document, which I usually process chapter by chapter, then compile the whole when the chapter I changed satisfies my needs. however, I saw an inconsistency in one of my ...
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Section without a chapter number, in a chaptered document

I am using chapters. I want to include one section (a page or two) that does not have a chapter number, and that does not increment the chapter counter. I've tried includeing it, without using ...
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Don't create section for bibliography

I am writing a document which uses chapters (\chapter{...}) instead of sections and would like to create one chapter for my references. But when I am using these commands: \bibliographystyle{plain} \...
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Insert the number and name of the section in the header, (including on a chapter's opening page)

By using fancyhdr, I want to get the section name and number in the header of pages and if relievant also the chapter name. To be CLEARER, The question goes to : How to put on the header of the ...
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Article headers

I have a problem with article headers. I am almost always writing reports, but now I decided to write a article, because I think I could make the design of my latex document look better . So I want my ...
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Additional Line in my Chapter

I did not notice when the additional unwanted LINE at the upper part appeared. I have changed from Article, Report and Book but in vain. These are my code of chapter I used for the style ( I forgot ...
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Where to install the pgflibraryqrr.shapes files when using MiKTeX in Windows

I am trying to run the code found here, but I get the error. I did not find the pgflibrary 'pgflibraryqrr.shapes.openrectangle.code.tex'..... I put the files in the directory C:\Program Files (x86)\...
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Re-using label names for different items across chapters

I'm writing my thesis (using a university-specific document type) and am importing many chapters (using the package import). Each chapter is taken directly from a latex file that once served as an ...
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How do I have two different chapter numberings going on at once?

I am writing a strange textbook that needs each chapter in Chinese and then one English, all in the same book. I need there to be two chapter ones, two chapter twos, etc. The zhnumber package has all ...
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Chapter name on single page

I was wondering could anybody help me out, I would like to have one chapter heading alone in the centre of a page. All the other chapters will stay as normal, with the text on the same page. \...
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how to import images into Memoir Thatcher chapter style

I am trying to find a Memoir chapter style that would allow me to import images into chapters, e.g. using the Thatcher chapter style - but with images centered above each chapter, and retaining the ...
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How to drop “Chapter X” in a particular chapter?

Is there a way to just drop the Chapter X name in a particular chapter? I tried these two but they change things across all chapters: \renewcommand{\chaptername}{} \renewcommand{\thechapter}{}
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Break-up Chapter Header in two or more lines

In the code below, if a chapter heading is too long, the text does not fit on the page. I wanted help to get the header text to appear on two (or more lines) if the chapter header gets too long. ...
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Removing page numbers from pre-textual pages

I am writing a text that an be divided in two groups pre-textual elements and the textual elements. The pre-textual elements contains things like table of contents, table of figures, list of ...
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Extract Chapter name that can used in Titleformat

This post is building off the code found here. I would like to know how I can go about extracting the Chapter name so that I can use it in the chapter headings. In the current code given below, for ...
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Modify Fancy Chapter Heading to show Chapter Name

In the code given below, I wanted to have the chapter names show up instead of the numbers just for the first two chapters. This code is building from the code found here. I am writing a "Problem" ...
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ToC chapter number width & memoir class

I've changed the chapter numbering to Roman, and now I want to increase the number width in the table of contents in order to avoid overlapping with chapter titles. The usual trick \setlength{\...
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Failing to translate the Number of the chapter with Babel [closed]

I'm using sphinx and latex to generate my documentation. I need to translate the document in another language and I use tha package babel (added to the conf.py file). While babel translates ...
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Remove Chapter numbers, keeps Section numbers

I do not know how to remove the Chapter numbers in front of each chapter (Chapter #), and in the same time keep the section numbers. So I need something like the following: Chapter name 1.1 First ...
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When 2 \newpages in raw are joined, and when not?

I tried to define my chapter so it will have an empty page after it, using titlesec. Using 2 newpages in a raw didn't help. I concluded that they are joined together, as if I wrote only 1. Solved this ...
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section to tableofcontents update

I'm using the following structure: \section[short chapter]{my long long long long section} I would like to use the long section name in my table of contents, because the short chapter is now used ...
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TOC Indent CHAPTER past PART

I'd like to figure out how to indent Chapters in my TOC past the Parts headings. I'd like to do this to improve legibility. This is how my document is laid out in main.tex \documentclass[oneside,11pt,...
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Remove the word “chapter” in book class and put number in the white margins at the same time

I am working on my thesis in the book class, I work in Kile under Linux. So this is an overview of my latex code: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} % ### Chapter title ...
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Removing 0 from Table of Contents

I'm trying to create fancy chapter headers using KOMA-Script, and one thing that I've noticed is that the table of contents is always numbered 0 because I'm accessing the chapter counter. Is there a ...
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Specify level of contents table

I my document I have several chapters with sections and subsections. In the generated contents table, it would look like 1. Chapter 1.1 Section 1.1.1 Subsection 1.1.2 Subsection 2. Chapter 2.1 ...
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Recombining latex source code from multiple chapter files (not in compiled PDF)

I've written a manuscript using several chapter files and a main file. However, the journal I'm submitting to would like one continuous latex file for submission. I could copy and paste everything ...
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Remove white space before a single chapter

I've searched this sites for similar questions, but can only find answers that remove the space for every chapter, whereas I only want it removed in one chapter. The MWE is quite minimal :) \...
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Custom Chapter Heading

I am writing a book using the book document class. I have used a template I found online to make my chapter headings look like this: I would prefer to add an image to my chapter heading and achieve ...
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Write two chapters on the same page

I just have a little question. Is there a possible way to write two chapters on the same page? Thank you for your help! : ) \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt, oneside, titlepage]{scrbook} \begin{document}...
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Chapter title with specific number

I was wondering how I would get the number 9 to appear on my chapter in latex? so far for my title code i have \documentclass{report} \begin{document} \chapter{Polarity,\\ and blocking and \\anti-...
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Specific chapter page formatting

I bought a recent math book, and it was clearly made using TeX. Here's an example from the chapter page: I wanted to reproduce this chapter style for other texts I'm working on (same fonts, sizes, ...
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Function to create a Chapter color

I am writing a project for a course and I want to make each Part's Chapters' first page to have a different color on the side. This is my code. (I put % (comment) in the problem for the code to run.) ...
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Keep box height around Chapter headers fixed

in the code given below, because of the text that I chose to use, the box around the chapter header changes: How can I keep the box around all the chapter headers at a fixed height and centered (...
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How can the names of chapters, tables, figures and contents be set?

I'm writing a configuration for a template LaTeX document and I'm trying to write the configuration that defines the text used in titles of the document (such as the name used to indicate a chapter, a ...
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Starting Chapters on Left page with Koma-script Book

I'm using the KOMA-Script Book class and I'm interested in making specific chapters (not all) start on the left. I'm writing a translation and I want the book to open such that the original text (...
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How to scale a box based on the font size of another piece of text?

I'm trying to make a chapter style in a memoir document. This is the current code: \documentclass[11pt]{memoir} \usepackage[oldstyle]{libertine} \usepackage{lipsum} \newcommand\lefthang[1]{\...
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Manually edit chapter for one page with fancyhdr

\documentclass[12pt,a4paper,oldfontcommands,oneside]{memoir} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} \fancyhf{} \lhead{\leftmark} \begin{document} \listoftables \clearpage \chapter*{List of ...
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Add a little image to chapter name

I would like to add a little image to every Chapter, so I defined a macro with newcommand with an adjustable scale and tried to rename the chapter name. This is my MWE (actually, it doesn't work ...
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How to remove the name Chapter with fanchyhdr in Book class

It's a question similar to How to remove the name Chapter with fanchyhdr in Report class. However, it's entirely different case on book class. I searched every corner of this site for 3 days without ...
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Capital chapter names in book class

In the book documentclass how can you make the chapters be in capital letters? For example: Chapter 1 --> CHAPTER 1 etc...
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How to change from “CHAPITRE” to “CHAPTER”

I am writing a PhD thesis. Some parts of my thesis need to be in French, but the main language is English. I am using \documentclass[english,letterpaper,12pt,oneside,final]{book} \usepackage[french,...
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How to fast switch from sections to chapters

I have a file composed by many sections: I'm not sure of this choice, and maybe in the future I want to switch to chapters (or to subsections, for example). My solution is the following command: \...