{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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Why do I get these errors? [duplicate]

A part of the code that I have written is the following: \documentclass[chapterprefix=true]{scrreprt} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[german,english,greek]{babel} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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how to correct broken pipe and bad range specification [closed]

I am getting broken pipe and bad range specifications all morning today. Everything worked fine and today I am updating my latex files by splitting chapter and sections to different files. I didn't ...
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how to separate chapters and section

I have a lot of chapters and sections inside chapters tex file. I want to make a separate folder for chapter and there put separate sections tex files. How I should do this? I am using report for now, ...
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How to change style of chapter

How can I change style of chapter in my thesis report like this: BAB I -->position in midle top page INTRODUCE -->position in midle top page 1.1. Background {1.5cm}Text... ...
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Table of Contents Chapter Numbering

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt,openany,leqno,footinclude=true]{memoir} In my table of contents I get the same problem as Dots after section number in TOC . My chapter number in the TOC is like: I ...
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Why won't memoir show a header on the first page of a chapter?

I want to have a header on the first page of a chapter. \documentclass{memoir} \makepagestyle{generalstyle} \makeevenhead{generalstyle}{}{HEADER}{} \makeoddhead{generalstyle}{}{HEADER}{} ...
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Remove chapter number

Sorry for wrong question formatting, but I'm new here and I don't know the way around these tools. I would like to know if there is a way to remove the chapter number from the document (preferably ...
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KOMA: set the chapter title on its own page, moving the text to a new page

I'm using the KOMA scrbook class and I'd like to have the chapter title on an otherwise blank page. The actual text in the chapter should move to the next page. Is there a way to insert a \clearpage ...
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Add “chapter” word into TOC using tocbibind package

I want to add "Chapter" word before chapter number in Table of Content. I have searched the solutions but the most answered question is when we using tocloft package that I didn't use. Can I give that ...
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Missing number, treated as zero when creating a chapter

I'm trying to create a chapter , the first subdivision in the document, but whenever I try the \chapter{...} command, I get this error: Missing number, treated as zero. <to be read again> ...
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Problems to properly append chapter without numering to the table of contents

In my document I have a number of chapters, that have their numbering suppressed. I know that to append them to the table of contents one should use the \usepackage{etoolbox} and subsequently define ...
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Remove page number on chapter page

What I am looking for is to have the chapter initial page without a page number. Apparently Latex or/and \pagestyle{fancy} use \pagestyle{plain} by default on the footer. So, I proceded to modify the ...
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Is there any macro to generate latex pdf without a chapter?

I have the main tex which include tex files. \begin{document} \include{chap1} \include{chap2} \include{chap3} \include{chap4} \include{chap5} \end{document} How can I make a one pdf without for ...
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how can make an automation script for pdf?

I have article from 10chapters. How I can make automation for pdf compiling? I need to make several different pdfs without one or two chapters. I can everytime just create another maintex and add ...
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numerating chapters in book- format

I would like to have the following formatting in the table of contents: 1. Chapter 1 1.1 Section 1 1.2 Section 2 And also I want to use \chapter but instead of appearing. Chapter 1 Chapter 1 I ...
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How to check if it is chapter or chapter*?

I'm customizing my own chapter, but I'm having problems when I want to test if it is \chapter or \chapter*. I don't want it to have a dot when \chapter* is applied. ...
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Can I tighten up the white space with this custom fancy chapter code?

I found this lovely formatting code for thesis chapter epigraphs posted by @Pluton. I REALLY like how this appears, but it is rather `chunky' and takes up a lot of white space. I also don't like the ...
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Left-align numbers in ToC

How do I lelft-align the chapter and section, number in the ToC? My code is: \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{tocloft} \makeatletter \renewcommand{\numberline}[1]{#1~} \begin{document} ...
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I need to insert the References chapter on my table of contents? [duplicate]

I'm finishing a document, so I'm not able to insert the chapter called "References" on my table of contents... Is there a way to do this? I think it should be done when I defined "References" as a ...
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Figures numbering in arabic while chapters in roman

I have an issue with the numbering of the figures. I have my chapters numbered in Roman thanks to the command \renewcommand{\thechapter}{\Roman{chapter}} (Chapter I, Chapter II etc.). Therefore, I ...
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How to center glossary title without messing up chapter/sections?

My problem is that the glossary title should be normal size, bold, all caps and centered. While Chapter, section and subsection must be all left aligned. So I cannot change section style to suit ...
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Koma script line above and below chapter title

I'm using koma script and I want to add a line above and below the chapter title. So the upper line should be between the Chapter and the title. I did this with \documentclass{scrbook} ...
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\leftmark header: decreasing the distance between the chapter name and the chapter-number

After compiling the following document, it seems that there are at least two white-spaces between chapter 1 and blablabla in the header of page 3. How I can control this distance? Increasing or ...
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setspace and parskip induced symmetry problems in custom chapter title

The MWE below demonstrates that I have a distinct lack of symmetry in the space between the horizontal lines and chapter title text despite employing the solution in Consistent Line Spacing in ...
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title spacing using titlesec and customisation

I am using some code from here which allows me to use ordinal numbers in arabic for the chapter titles. I also want to change the title spacing. I am only a little familiar with titlesec. The ...
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Changing the relative position of the starting point of every chapter (also Preface, References, Index if any)

I would like that the starting point of the first page of each chapter (also Preface, References, Index if any) be at the position 1/3 of the text-height of the page (from the top of the page). In ...
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Latex running headers

I'm using a Latex template to write a thesis. The template command to add a new chapter is \newchapter{label}{Chapter Title}. In one of my chapters the chapter title is too long. Looking through the ...
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Redefining \@chapter and \@schapter would duble my heading

I need to create a chapter heading that supports a title and a subtitle. As I see, my distro uses this definition for chapter: \newcommand\chapter{\if@openright\cleardoublepage\else\clearpage\fi ...
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How to distinguish numbered from unnumbered chapters?

I am writing a memoir document and I'd like to customize the visual appearance of the chapter title with Tikz1. This works so far, as shown by this MWE2: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{memoir} ...
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Overfull hbox in rule below chapter title

I am writing a report with the KOMA-Script class scrreprt. Below each chapter title, I am creating a rule which goes all the way to the end of the paper: This actually works fine, but creates an ...
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Display Chapter Label and Number Below Chapter Title in Memoir Class

I am designing a book with the memoir class. The chapter style should resemble new-high german books with the chapter label and number in a new line after the chapter title, i.e. A treatise on some ...
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Align custom chapter heading to the left

I am using a custom calss called ufpethesis, based on the book class, to format my masters thesis. My aim is to insert the chapter numbering to the left of the chapter title, have it aligned to the ...
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Dedication at the first page of a chapter

Is there already an environment to insert a dedication statement at the first page of a chapter? (Like in the below image) \documentclass{book} \begin{document} \chapter{one} \end{document}
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Appendix: chapter from A,B,C to A1, A2 A3

I'm trying to match my supervisor's requirements for the appendix formatting. I'm using the scrbook- and appendix-package. Right now my chapters are numbered by letters A,B,C and the sections then by ...
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problem: no vertical space in chapter title using koma-class scrbook [closed]

I have a problem with the koma-script scrbook class. I want to have a two lines chapter title like: I tried: %%% classe de base (KOMA-Script) \LoadClass{scrbook} %% classe report ...
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fancyhdr alphabetical chapter problem in frontmatter of book

Here a not-so MWE: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{a4wide} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{polyglossia} \setmainlanguage[spelling=new,babelshorthands=true]{german} ...
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Remove “chapter” keyword from header

The current code for my latex document is this: \documentclass[12pt,notitlepage]{report} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} \fancyhead{} ...
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suppress formatting on a \cleardoublepage?

How do I suppress formatting on a \cleardoublepage? \documentclass[a5paper,10pt, twoside]{book} \pagestyle{fancy} \fancyhead{} % clear all header fields \fancyhead[RO]{The College Savings Factor} ...
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Adding a Pseudo Chapter with (!) Page Number

I want to manually add a chapter to the ToC and add a specific number to the page counter. This is meant for adding to my document a number of papers, which are printed out elsewhere and which I ...
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Can we change something so that the chapter is at the left side?

Using the following commands: \usepackage[sf,sl,outermarks]{titlesec} \titleformat{\chapter}[display] {\bfseries\Large} {\filleft\MakeUppercase{\chaptertitlename} \Huge\thechapter} {4ex} ...
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Editing Bluebox chapterstyle

I have this edited version of BlueBox, but I would like the number in the box to be centred and on line with the chapter name. Also I would like the text on top of the box (chapter in Danish) to ...
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Chapterformat with \chapter*

So I came across some problems with the chapter layout, which has to do with the \chapter* command. This is how I have the layout set up right now, it was done by a friend, who has more experience ...
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Formatting of chapter and section

I am writing a thesis. For this I want the chapter heading to be in center and in roman with font size 14. And title should be bold face In my table of contents I want the chapter heading along with ...
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Chapter heading vertical shift on page with multiple minipages

Im trying to create a document with only minipages to not break the content over different pages. But when the minipages reach the 2nd page of a chapter, the chapter heading layout is shifted ...
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How to give two \book{}s each its own Preface?

I have a book which contains two books, each having their own preface. Here's the structure: \book{An exhortation to virtue} \frontmatter \chapter{Preface} ... \mainmatter ...
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How to have chapters in classicthesis

I am quite new to using templates (I usually have a very simple format), and I've tried the classicthesis package, which I like very much. But the template I'm using doesn't use chapters, only ...
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No section numbering in scrbook

I am using the scrbook class. In some chapters, I have sections so the elements therein get numbered x.y.z where x denotes the numbering of the chapter, y the one of the section and z the one of the ...
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Thesis Chapter Formatting

I have started trying to customise my thesis formatting. I am using the book document class. I've been able to follow some tips on here to get e.g. underlined chapter headings etc but I saw a really ...
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How write chapter number behind “chapter”

I would like to write my chapter number behind the word 'chapter', but I'm having the following problems. The number is written in front of 'CHAPTER' (I would like it to be behind -- red behind ...
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Add decoration at end of chapter

A half full page at the end of a chapter nicely signals that the chapter ends. However, sometimes the last page of a chapter looks a bit too empty if there are are only, say, 5-10 lines. In some older ...