{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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Chapter title without number

Now that I have turned numbering on, \leftmark shows chapter title with number in my header. like 1 ChapterTitle How do I remove the number? these are my settings ...
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How to remove the name Chapter with fanchyhdr in Report class

I try \renewcommand{\chaptermark}[1]{\markboth{#1}{}} but is not effect. I need 1.First Chapter on head.
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Chapter number and chapter title in one line

This is what I want: Chapter 1 : Introduction but I always get: Chapter 1 Introduction How do I do this?
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Typeset \chapter also in two columns when writing in twocolumn mode

I use \documentclass[twocolumn]{scrreprt} which produces a nice layout but every chapter is set in one column mode, which leads to a new page for every chapter. How can I tell latex to set ...
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Include a file (chapter)

Is it fair to assume that if an \include command does not add a blank page both before and after, it is because the chapter starts on a page with an odd page number ? EDIT: I thought I was having ...
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Is there a way to show the short title of a chapter in the TOC instead of the long? [duplicate]

Is there a way to show the short title in the TOC instead of the long version with an AMS document class? For example, when I do: \chapter[short version]{longer version that describes things in a ...
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Modify chapter command (and KOMA-script addchap)

Is there something like etoolbox's \appto, that also works for \chapter and \addchap? edit: I intend to use it to re-enable page numbering (which may or may not be disabled using ...
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scrreprt: No extra page per chapter [closed]

Is it possible to configure koma-script's scrreprt so, that it does not create a page only for the chapter information on the start of a new chapter? I am aware that scrartcl does not do this with ...
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Blank pages header [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to remove head- and footlines for pages between chapters? I have a problem that I'm not able to solve with LaTeX: I'm in book mode. Then LaTeX leaves a blank page ...
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Chapter number in `Lenny` and roman numerals to Old Style

Is there a way to change the chapter number in fncychap as well as the roman numerals in the \frontmatter to be old style figure style? \documentclass{amsbook} \usepackage[osf]{mathpazo} ...
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Start new chapter on same page

I am using report document class. When I create a new chapter, it starts it on a new blank page in which only the chapter name appears. I want to be able to start new chapters on the same page as the ...
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Center \chapter (book class)

Using the document class book, chapters headings (Chaper 1) are aligned on the left. How to center them?
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Chapter on the right side - How to turn it off?

As a documentclass I use book. Chapters always start on the right hand side. How can I turn it off? I don't want to have empty pages. I don't care on which side starts new chapter.
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French chapter numbers

This question led to a new feature in a package: impnattypo French typography recommends that chapters be numbered in uppercase roman numbers, except for chapter 1 which should be called ...
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Fancy chapter headings

I'm searching for nice predefined chapter headings. I've found the fncychap package, and seen that memoir has quite a few, too. Do you know other packages that provide predefined fancy chapter ...
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How can I produce an unnumbered chapter for the introduction?

If I did \setcounter{chapter}{-1} \chapter{Introduction} then I get Chapter 0 Introduction. I just want the word Introduction, and I want it also in the contents when I use \tableofcontents How ...
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Begin every chapter on a new page using LyX

I'm writing a document in LyX (an editor for LaTeX) and I need every chapter to begin on a new page (not necessarily an odd one). Right now it just puts every chapter one after the other. How can I ...
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Setting the same distance from the top of the page for chapter and index titles

I noticed that the distance from the top of the page to the chapter title differs from the table of contents and list of <> ones. I can see why, as these elements have specific purposes and ...
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openright in book class not taking effect

I have the following command in my preamble: \documentclass[letterpaper,twoside,openright]{book} But \chapter{}s still start on the left. I have seen this thread and this thread but the solutions ...
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How can I include bibliography into numbering?

\documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{mwrep} ... \chapter{First chapter} ... \chapter{Another chapter} ... \begin{thebibliography}{999} ... \end{thebibliography} I have in ToC: 1. First chapter ....... 1 ...
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One chapter without numeration

How can I make one chapter (Introduction) without number? I have: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{mwrep} \chapter{Introduction} \chapter{Chapter 1} \chapter{Chapter 2} In ToC I have: ...
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Each chapter with own contents? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: List sections of chapter at beginning of that chapter I'm wondering whether its possible to have each chapter of a thesis with its own contents page? I tried it ...
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Prevent cleardoublepage in scrbook between chapters

For a new term paper i want to try out a template of our university which is based on scrbook. However, my first chapter is to short (1/2 page) that the second chapter follows after a \cleardoublepage ...
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Printing selected chapters without affecting cross-referencing

I am writing my thesis in Lyx and for some reason, probably due to the style sheet, I am unable to print the complete thesis. It gives weird errors. However, individually all chapters are easily ...
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Adjusting the postion of chapter numbers in the Tufte-Latex class

I'm using the Tufte-latex book class, and trying to figure out how to use numbers in the chapters/sections. The default style has no numbers, which I turned off by commenting out this line: % Turn ...
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Undefined color error, if have symbol in Chapter Title

I am getting an Package xcolor Error: Undefined color 'RED' if I use a red symbol in the Chapter title. In the MWE below, commenting the last \chapter results in an error. There seems to be no ...
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Section numbering with chapter in amsbook

I'm using amsbook to write a report. I'm using \chapter{}s and \section{}s, and their numbering is fine. However, \section{}s are numbered sequentially inside each \chapter{}, but without the ...
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Change chapter heading and insert line at top of pages.

I'm using this preamble: \documentclass[pdftex,10pt,b5paper,twoside]{report} \usepackage[lmargin=25mm,rmargin=25mm,tmargin=27mm,bmargin=30mm]{geometry} \usepackage[comma]{natbib} \usepackage{lmodern} ...
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How to add a preface chapter to a book that appears before all chapters and is not numbered as a chapter?

I just wrote the preface to my book and I made it a \chapter, but now the preface is Chapter 1 of the book, which is not what I desire. I am using the memoir document class. Does anyone know how to ...
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Why doesn't \pagestyle{empty} work on the first page of a chapter?

Here's a minimal case of the problem: \documentclass{book} \pagestyle{empty} \begin{document} \chapter{The first} This page has a page number\ldots \newpage \ldots but not this one. ...
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Setting arbitrary chapter values

Friends, a colleague of mine showed me a book with a intriguing chapter structure: I was wondering how we could achieve something similar. I understand that this unusual numbering will break the ...
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How to set two types of appendixes on memoir class?

I need to set up two types of appendixes: Appendixes and Annexes They must appear as "Appendix A - Title of Appendix A", etc, and "Annex A - Title of Annex A", etc. in the chapter head (which I ...
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footnotes - on the bottom except on last page of chapter

My school requires that dissertations follow a set of sometimes odd formatting requirements. We have a latex class file which does a reasonable job at bringing documents into compliance with their ...
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fancy header/footer on pages with chapter beginning

I'd like to produce report class document with one style of page numbering. I've declared: \usepackage{fancyhdr} \fancyfoot[R]{\thepage} \pagestyle{fancy} but on pages with new chapter the page ...
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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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Koma Script header-footer on chapter start page

The scrbook class omits the header footer on the page where a new chapter starts. How to add them on those pages?
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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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Removing vertical space before chapter headings.

I have a problem that I can't seem to solve. Basically, I want my chapter headings to be at the same position relative to top of the page as the rest of the text. I've looked at numerous resources ...
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Change footer in beginning of chapters

I want the footer of all pages to be "Page N°X" on the right. I used this: \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} \fancyhf{} % clear all header and footer fields \fancyhead[R]{\leftmark} ...
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Make \chapter* same as unnumbered \chapter (using memoir) ?

I'm producing a book, using the memoir class. The book has numbered chapters 1-8, but also has a chapter before ("Introduction") and a chapter after ("Conclusion"). These are all in the main matter; ...
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Decorative hook or symbol before chapter (or section) title

I'm writing my PhD thesis in latex and learned a lot from this forum. However, I could not find an answer to the question how do I put an decorative hook before the chapter title. I think that it ...
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How do I indent the 2nd line a long chapter name created using the tocloft package so that it lines up correctly?

I am using the tocloft package already. I have a couple of long chapter names that wrap onto a second line, but it lines it up with the section numbers below. I must have this new line line up with ...
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changing TOC font family / removing chapter headings in 'report' document class?

I'm new to LaTeX, so please bear with me for a bit if the description of my problem seems incoherent :) I've started to write my thesis using the report document class, but I've soon found out that ...
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header and chapter*

I find it strange that the page header in the chapter “Title2” is not updated in the example below: \documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \tableofcontents \chapter{Title1} ...
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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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Hiding chapter headings and including chapter name in section headings

I would like chapter names to not be printed but to appear in each section heading. For example: \chapter{Mychapter} \section{} \blinddocument \section{} Would print something like Mychapter 1 ...
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Personalizing chapter lines in table of contents

I am using scrbook and would like to tune my table of contents to look like the one in this book : http://biblefacts.org/church/Charisma.pdf , with a text saying "Chapter #" on top of each entry. I ...
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header and footer of the first page of every chapter

It maby be weird, I want to make header and footer for every page including the first page of each chapter, how can I do this?
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Changing the alignment of chapter headings and quotes in quotchap

How can I change the alignment of chapter headings and quotes in quotchap without modifying the .sty file? More specifically, I would like left-align the chapter headings and right-align the quotes.