{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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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: \...
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How to use openright option in The Legrand Orange Book including TOC?

I am trying to have The Legrand Orange Book in openright two sided book. I tried inserting blank pages at the start of the TOC, before each chapter page, but in vain. I tried this method and also ...
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Alignment in \addchap left and right at the same time

I'm using scrbook and want to accomplish the following: The chapter (unnumbered) shall be devided in two parts - one ragged left and bold and - one ragged right and normal font Now I get a strange ...
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How to enumerate a problem set in a book accordingly with the chapter number?

I am writing a book and in the end of each chapter I have a section with labeled problems that looks like this: \chapter{Chapter 1} Bla bla bla... \section*{Problems:} \begin{enumerate} \item \...
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change header for appendix part

I am currently writing a thesis. I need to work with this template: https://gitlab.cg.tuwien.ac.at/auzinger/vutinfth/tree/master I define several chapters with \chapter{chaptername}. The head for ...
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How to change numeration in ToC

I've got a problem while trying to figure out a structure for report document. At this moment I have: \chapter[Chapter 1]{} \section{Section 1} \subsection{Subsection 1} \subsection{Subsection 2} \...
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Adding just chapter label and number, without the title

I am trying to create the following ToC with titletoc package: Chapter 1 .......... 1 Chapter 2 .......... 10 Chapter 3 .......... 20 The titletoc code is the following: \titlecontents{chapter}[...
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Chapter start on the right put text on the left

i'm using the classic thesis template. (edit: Actually, i'm not loading the sty anywhere, so I guess I'm just using srcbook? the sty is however in the same folder...) As many book templates chapters ...
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appendix instead of chapter in table of contents

In the table of content, I want to have Appendix A instead of chapter A, Appendix B instead of chapter B, and show on. I can't show this when I use \include{appendix}. Following is my code: \...
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Change the color of the chapter number (Oxford Thesis Template)

I'm writing my PhD thesis and I am using the Oxford Thesis Template. I would like to change the color of the chapter number (which is grey) in the beginning of this chapter. You can find the Oxford ...
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How can I put a minitoc before a chapter, on the facing page?

I'm writing a large book, using minitoc to put a small table of contents at the start of each chapter. But it looks terrible. I would like instead to put the minitoc on the facing page before the ...
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Hide sections of specific chapter from table of contents

How do I hide all the sections and subsections of one chapter from the contents page? What I want is if I have this: \documentclass[12pt, a4paper, draft, titlepage]{report} \begin{document} \...
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Removing header on chapter page

I am using the fancyhdr package where from what I understand the default is no header on the chapter pages, but I still have the header displaying the section name on all my chapter pages. I would ...
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Centering some chapters in latex

In the following code, I am trying to center the acknowledgement, dedication, and cv chapters. However, when I use \usepackage{sectsty} to reduce the font size of sections in CV, these chapters donot ...
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Unbold frontmatter chapter names in table of contents [duplicate]

According to the thesis guidelines set out by my university, the Chapter names in the table of contents must be bold. But all sections in the prefatory sections must be normal font (unbold) in the ...
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What are major and sub headings?

What does a subheading mean in latex and what is a major heading? Say your latex file has Chapter 1 called CHEMICAL TOOLS and in that chapter you have three titles (xxx, yyy, zzz): Chapter 1 ...
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Bibliography clash with chapter style [closed]

I've used the custom chapter style from the following post Chapter style like this without memoir? The problem I have encountered is that the Bibliography automatically appears as an appendix. I do ...
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How to get the number of chapters in a document

TeX specialists! I write a document in LaTeX using the book document class. In a section at the beginning of my document I describe the structure of the document, listing all the chapters and short ...
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Bibliography treated as an appendix

I am working on a thesis in the book document class and have redefined my chapter style headings using the following code that I found online. It works pretty well with the exception that it treats ...
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Chapter Styling

I'm writing a thesis and would like to have the pages on which a new chapter start look fancier than they currently do. I like the example on this page: how can I create a chapter heading like this? ...
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How to recolor the chapter numbering and text in memoir?

I'd like to use the default chapter style in memoir, but change the color to, say, blue. How is this done?
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Publication list in Ph.D. thesis

I am writing my Ph.D. thesis and I would like to add a list of the publications my thesis is based on. I would like the list to be in the first pages of the thesis, so I put it at the end of the \...
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Modify Fancy Chapter Heading

In the solution provided in Customizing Chapter style for a chapter heading, how do you go about adding the image like that asked for in the original question like this: Here is the original code: ...
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Get the number of pages in a chapter

Is there any way to call up the number of pages in a given chapter? I'm using the \chapter command to separate chapters, and I want to be able to write something like: Chapter 1 has [number of pages] ...
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Combine independent LaTeX documents into one scrbook?

I have several independent LaTeX files, and i would like to combine them in one scrbook in a consistent way, so that each LaTeX document is a new chapter within the book. Moreover the page numbering ...
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How can I costumize the ToC for 2 different types of chapters?

I already have ((re)new)defined a 2nd type of the \chapter macro for I have two different types of chapters. But they have one counter, which appears for every chapter in ToC. Here's a MWE: \...
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Can I redefine \chapter? Where do I find the defaults of the standard commands?

I need two different types of first-chapter-pages in one document. One type (Typ I) is for "normal" chapters appearing as chapters. The other type (Typ II) is for the Appendix ("Anhang"), the list of ...
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How to change chapter name to something else without triggering “LaTeX Error: Command \footruleskip already defined” with memoir class?

I tried the first and second solution proposed here Change the word "Chapter" to something else . But once I replaced book by memoir class. It triggered an error. The first solution was ...
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How to make chapter number appear as a written number instead of an Arabic number? [duplicate]

I am using the memoir class. Is there any way to do this?
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How to change the first page (layout + geometry) of each chapter in a report?

I have the following problem: I want to lift the title of each chapter (so there's less vertical free space) and put the number before. Which means the layout from default settings *much free ...
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How to avoid a blank page when using \chapter*{}

So when using \chapter*{} this introduces a blank page before the next \chapter*{} I'm guessing it is because I am using a book format, tried putting it into a new group and clearing double page but ...