{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 delete the header from introduction chapter?

I write a report and I want to write an introduction before the first chapter,so I put this at the begin of "Introduction file": \chapter*{Introduction générale} \label{Introdution} I have 3 pages ...
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How to remove top sep line in chapter and empty pages?

I am trying to remove the top sep line (I want the bottom still to be there) for chapter and empty pages only while using KOMA. I hope someone can help me.
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Optimize Chapter Styling

Im currently writing my thesis and use a premade template to style my chapter headings (Modified nr 26 at http://zoonek.free.fr/LaTeX/LaTeX_samples_chapter/0.html, credit to Vincent Zoonekynd). I am ...
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Remove chapter from ToC without losing the numbering in the document

I'm trying to remove a chapter in the ToC to instead replace it with a custom text. A easy way is do like this: \chapter*{Chapter} \addcontentsline{toc}{chapter}{Custom chapter name} But this ...
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Reduce the space between the top of the page and the header (the white space)

Can anyone help me with my header problem. I would like to reduce the space between the top of the page and the header (the white space). How do I do that in this code? Thanks in advance \...
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Chapter heading

I am using the report class with combinations of fancychap and fancyhdr packages. It always display a chapter title in capital letters, I want it to display a title as it is given to the \chapter ...
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Is there a way to center align chapter titles?

I tried using \begin{\centerline{Chapter Title}} but using this causes the index/table of contents \tableofcontents's entries for chapters to be center aligned as well. Is there a better way to ...
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Include a package in one chapter only

I have this package that removes the header from the pages \fancypagestyle{noheadrule}{ \fancyhf{} \renewcommand{\headrulewidth}{0pt} \fancyhead[LE,RO]{\thepage} } \pagestyle{...
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How to move the chapter title upwards on page?

How can I get the chapter higher on the page in order to get as many words as possible per page. Here is my MWE of what I am talking about. \documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage[pass,showframe]{...
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References to figures has bad hyperlinks

In my LaTeX document I have some figures. They are automatically numbered using the chapters they are within, for example. Fig 1.1, Fig 2.3 etc. I am using mwart document class. My problem is that the ...
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Undefined control sequence \likechapter

I'm trying to make a ToC that would have numbered chapters and other items which would be numbered but would not be chapters. To this end I'm trying to use a snippet I've found on the Web: \...
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I want to add a bookmark to the beginning of the included document

I use \chapter*{myChapter} in order to avoid printing the string Chapter on my title page. This is good except for the fact that there is no bookmark anymore in the .pdf file. I read about inserting a ...
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Chapter Heading placement

I have a lot of short chapters so I would like the Chapter to go at the top of a page and text to immediately follow it. In other words, not so much blank space. Second, I would like to define a lab ...
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Adjusting Chapter Heading and Page Number Appearance [closed]

I am in the midst of the final round of editing of my thesis and need to make one last change which has driven me crazy. My thesis has 1 inch margins all around. However, the chapter headings and ...
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Editing .cls file [closed]

I am using a .cls file for my thesis but the document format is not perfect. I need to guarantee that the pages which are generated with the following commands are in the odd pages: \maketitle, \...
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Multiline title sided by epigraph

I want to customize one of my chapter titles to emphasize its acronym. I believe that splitting it onto multiple lines it a good solution, but I would also like to make the first letters stand out. ...
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Komascript chapter title position

I'm trying to format the Chapter title (I'm using Ubuntu which has komascript 3.12) using Tikz to add a minitoc. I can format the number and chapter prefix but the chapter title does not change ...
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How to compile just one chapter, with bibliography of citations in that chapter?

I'd like to compile one chapter in a thesis, and include the bibliography, with only the citations found in that chapter. I am using \include and \includeonly to get just the chapter I want, but it ...
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How can I have a vertical bar in chapter title which scales with the broken title?

I am trying to reproduce a nice chapter title as shown as Less is More in this blog using titlesec: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{titlesec, blindtext, color} \...
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Centering chapter/section/subsection and font size

\documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{setspace} \usepackage{geometry} \geometry{letterpaper, left=1.25in, right=1.0 in, top=1.0in, bottom=1.0in, includefoot} \usepackage{amsmath, ...
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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,...