{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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Putting titles in color boxes [duplicate]

I'd like to know how I can a Chapter title into a color box and change the style and personalize it. The only thing I could do, at the moment, is... What I like to do is change the style of the ...
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Customizing clean thesis

I am using the thesis template http://cleanthesis.der-ric.de/. In this template, there is no paragraph by default. As explained in Getting back the paragraph in cleanThesis?, the paragraph can be ...
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Can someone walk me through how this command works?

I am trying to make it so that my chapters aren't labelled as 'chapter 1', 'chapter 2' etc. I just want it to have the number, with no 'chapter'. I want the word 'chapter' gone. A quick Google search ...
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Working on a chapter at a time

I'm writing a document which I want to split into several chapters, each chapter in its own .tex file. My main document has the preamble and I use \include commands to include each chapter. My ...
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First chaptertitles position & style problem

This is how my document is looking. For the table of contents and introduction, I wanted to use a lighter block and no number, but there seems to be something wrong with the positioning of the ...
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Theorem numbering in an unlabeled section at the beginning of a chapter

In the memoir class, I would like to have my theorems labeled according to the sections, e.g., Theorem 1.2.3. However, sometimes I have theorems at the beginning of a chapter before the first section ...
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Hyperref chapter in twocolumn mode (without using multicols)

I'm using the scrreprt class in twocolumn mode with hyperref: \documentclass[a4paper]{scrreprt} \usepackage[twocolumn]{geometry} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \tableofcontents ...
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Compiling from chapter

I'm new to LaTeX. I created a new document with the following structure \documentclass{scrreprt} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{appendix} % ... % \begin{document} \maketitle ...
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Koma Script handbook says chapters can start on any page using headings=openany?

On page 87 of THE GUIDE: Koma Script [2015-1-14] under the section "Structuring of Documents" the guide lists many "options" for changing the default output of \chapter sectioning, such as ...
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New page for chapters but not for sections

I would like my report to show the chapter headings in the next page but the sections on the same page. It is a double page report. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,twoside]{report} \chapter{Introduction} ...
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Different bibliographies for each chapter with shared references

I tried to go through already posted solutions but I was not able to find one working for my case. I am compiling a ph.d. thesis with one main file, by including chapters. The format is the following ...
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Sectioning and Chaptering in AMSart not working at all w/example

I am wondering why AMSart which reputedly supports sectioning and chaptering doesn't compile my chapter headings at all. I have a non-working example here which shows that neither the section nor the ...
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Removing the zero in the chapter numbering

I have a line of code to hide "Chapter" and just head every chapter in the format "ChapterNumber" + "." + "ChapterTitle". However, the Table of Contents is assumed to be "Chapter 0", so it shows "0. ...
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How to properly include long chapter titles into headings?

I am writing a PhD thesis which contains a long chapter title: On the edge of universality of sequential P systems When I use standard headings pagestyle, then the title in the heading overflows ...
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Defining a new environment for chapter

I would like to define a new environment for chapter. to looks like this or much better (good-looking) without using \chapter*{1\ \textarabic{سورة الإخلاص }} and ...
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Remove empty page before chapter

I keep getting empty pages and am struggling to remove them. :/ This is the documentclass I am using \documentclass[fontsize=12pt, paper=a4, headinclude, twoside=false, parskip=half+, ...
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Margin & style difference front page

Okay, a lot of questions have been asked about this already but I still couldn't really find the answers I was looking for. There's this standard front page I need to use for my thesis that has these ...
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MacTex different chapter margins in different cases

I'm totally newbie in TeX and looking for help. I need to configure chapter styles according to requirements given by my university. It requires chapter to have top margin of 18pt and of 36pt if it ...
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Better two-column balancing? [duplicate]

I am looking for a better way to balance columns at the end of each chapter of a two-column layout. I have found several relevant approaches: use \documentclass[onecolumn]{memoir} and ...
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LaTeX Chapter start on same page, spacing error

I'm trying to use this code for no use of \clearpage for chapters in a report. \makeatletter \patchcmd{\chapter}{\if@openright\cleardoublepage\else\clearpage\fi}{\par}{}{} \makeatother The command ...
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Displaying chapter + section

I want to display on every page header of my document the chapter/section/subsection number and name so that, for example, if we are scrolling down along the chapter 4, Utilities, it says ...
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Add word 'Chapter' before chapter number in toc (memoir class)

i want to have the word 'ΚΕΦΑΛΑΙΟ' which means Chapter in greek, before the chapter number in the table of contents and the 'ΠΑΡΑΡΤΗΜΑ' before appendices, i am using memoir class and the command ...
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Tufte Latex Class - First chapter has no number

I'm starting to get a little desperate. My first chapter has no number and I can't figure out why. To get chapter numbers I used \setcounter{secnumdepth}{4} . This works perfectly for every chapter, ...
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The blank page between last chapter and list of symbols

I have problem with blank page but the answers I've found here didn't work. I have found two (unwanted) ways how to get rid of the page (under the code): \documentclass[12pt]{report} ...
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Making chapters bold in table of contents

Problem: How do I make chapter titles bold in the below MWE? Minimal working example: \documentclass{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[titles]{tocloft} \begin{document} %: ...
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\backmatter not working

I am using the commands \frontmatter, \mainmatter and \backmatter to distinguish between the different parts of the thesis. The first two works fine, the \backmatter doesn't: the pages numeration ...
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Header in chapter with chapter marks/info

I want to have header in chapter page but it must include the chapter's number as well. For example, in Chapter 1 the header should include the nunber of the chapter 1. I have found the: ...
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removing chapter title in one of my chapters?

I have written my thesis in LaTeX (xepesian) and I have customized my chapters title as follows, ‎\makeatletter‎ ‎\def\thickhrule{\leavevmode \leaders \hrule height‎ .‎5ex \hfill \kern \z@}‎ ...
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Font Inconsistency in fncychap

I am using the Sonny style for chapter headings in fncychap package. I noted that the font for chapter headings and the one for section headings are different. This seems very odd. Preferably, I would ...
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Interaction with green chapter titles — right paren shows up black

I use \setupinteraction[state=start] and \setupcolors[state=start] for making the entries of the table of contents interactive, and all entries show up green. But in the backmatter a chapter title ...
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Includeonly for files in subdirectory

I have a book and I have all my chapters stored in a subdirectory chapters. How do I use \includeonly on those files? My current attempts have not been working. MWE: \documentclass{scrbook} ...
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How to change the position of the Chapter Number (pedersen style of memoir)

I am creating a document using the memoir class and pedersen style. In my document which is mainly portrait, I have to display some diagrams in a landscape orientation. Unfortunatley, one of the pages ...
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Change font size of specific chapter

I have set the options of my chapter titles which are fine. However, for one specific chapter title (statement of authorship) I would prefer the title to be smaller than all the preceeding chapter ...
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Chapter with specific number (1, 1b, 2, 2b, 3, 4)

Currently I use a manually declared version of the chapter title. But the idea is to extend it to use specific and manually chosen number of the chapters. I try to obtain numbers like this 1, 1b, 2, ...
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Customize KOMA section headings without titlesec

A quick question: Is it possible to change the name of a part/chapter/section with some sort of command? For example, I have a chapter called "Important Things". I created this chapter with the ...
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Coloured swatch per chapter

I know that this should be possible, but I'm not sure how to go about it. I would like to have a small rectangle appear on each page (outside edge), which runs right up to the edge of the page, and ...
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Chapter and Section format

I want my chapter titles to look as they would with the code below. \documentclass[12pt]{book} \pagestyle{plain} \usepackage{amssymb,latexsym} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsthm} ...
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Display the algorithm number based on the chapters

I have to number the algorithms based on the chapters that they appear. I have used the command \listofalgorithmes. But still I have the issues. Please refer to the attached codes and figures ...
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Start only some chapters on right-hand side after a set page/chapter

I'm working on my masters thesis, and have a fairly decent structure (I feel..), but I have one issue. I want my chapters to start on the right-hand side, which in itself is not hard to do. However, ...
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Make \sections in book class start on the right (odd pages)

I'm using the book documentclass, but I use \section instead of \chapter to structure it. Is it possible to make the sections start on the right (odd pages)?
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How to typeset numbering of problems as in “Algebraic Geometry and Arithmetic Curves” [closed]

I would like to typeset solutions to a book in algebraic geometry. Namely, the author numbers the chapters like in 1 Some topics in commutative algebra 1.1 Tensor products 1.1.1 Tensor product of ...
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Help understanding Rules and Leaders in a memoir chapter head

In another post I was given the code to create a header for my Memoir chapter. I wanted some text between a horizontal double-rule, like so: ========= Hello World======== Chapter Name (see ...
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fontspec in book title

I have the following code: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{fontspec} \begin{document} \part{title} \chapter{\fontspec{Latin Modern Roman} chapter title} \part{title} \chapter{title} ...
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How to manually number Chapter number when using \input?

I am writing my Thesis using the memoir class. To keep my main .tex file fairly short I use the \input command to compile the chapters. This also helps when I only want to send a chapter on to my ...
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How can I fix the following formatting problem with the table of contents?

I have a few unnumbered chapters that I would like to add to the table of contents. This is not a problem at the moment, because of someone graciously providing the following macro, which adds the ...
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Chapters with and without numbering together in the same table of contents

I am typesetting a novel in ConTeXt and though I have read as much documentation as possible, I still have doubts about how to do things in a clean and correct way. I typeset my chapters by using a ...
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What is the most practical method to write a book of math or physics problems?

My main problem is the following. I would like to put the problems and their solutions together into separate input files. In the source code I would like to switch easily between two modes. In mode 1 ...
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Chapter counting set up

I want chapter numbering like: Chapter 1, Chapter 2, Chapter 3, Appendix A, Appendix B. But I am getting like: Chapter 1, Chapter 2, Chapter 3, Appendix D, Appendix E. When appendix chapters are ...
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manage chapters from separate files

This question is for writing a book/thesis, where chapters are saved in different .tex files. Currently, I use packages standalone and import. In the main TeX file, I use \import to fetch the ...
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thesis document class - \chapters stopped numbering randomly [closed]

I'm writing my thesis using a documentclass{thesis}. It is a template I downloaded (http://www.latextemplates.com/template/masters-doctoral-thesis) and the chapters are compiled using macros. ...