{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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What's an easier way to navigate the compiler view?

ShareLaTeX has 3 columns when a project is open--a menu column on the left, the LaTex code in the middle, and the compiler view on the right. I'm using ShareLaTeX to write my PhD dissertation--a very ...
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sectioning / document hierarchy issue / start new root / move section up one level [duplicate]

Sorry for the bad title, but couldn't come up with something better. I have a problem with the section-hierarchy of my latex document: This is my document structure: \begin{document} [...] \part{ ...
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Changing footnote number size in chapter heading

I'm writing my thesis as book style and I formatted the chapter heading size with \makeatletter % to set the layout of the chapters header \def\@makechapterhead#1{% \vspace*{60\p@}% {\parindent ...
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memoir and parallel: too much blank facing pages before \chapter; no valid headings

My test document: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{parallel} \begin{document} \chapter{Single Lipsum} \lipsum[1-3] \begin{Parallel}[p]{}{} \ParallelLText{ ...
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classicthesis: How do I remove the empty space after chapter title? [duplicate]

I have the following files: Thesis.tex \documentclass{scrreprt} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{blindtext} \newcommand{\bflabel}{\aclabelfont} \input{classicthesis-config} \begin{document} ...
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Package `tcolorbox` within `titlesec`

It may not be a very good idea, but I am trying to use tcolorbox for formatting titlesec as follows: \documentclass[10pt,twoside]{book} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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\titleformat (in titlesec) doesn't show any horizontal line for chapter

I have been trying to get a simple thing working with titlesec: getting a horizontal line under each chapter. There are many tutorials, documents and questions on TeX that explain how this can be ...
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Group figures in LOF by chapter (with chapter number, but w/o page number)

I have a problem which I can't seem to solve: My list of figures is grouped by chapters with a space between the figures of each chapter. What I would like to have though is not only space, but also ...
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How to keep Appendix (as is) in TOC but have heading capitalized in report

I am using report and I need to have chapter headings be in all caps (including the Appendix) but not in the TOC. E.g. instead of "Appendix A", it should appear as "APPENDIX A" inside the paper and ...
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Dynamic chaptername wrong in tableofcontents

I want to print my appendix-titles with the prefix "Appendix A: [some title]" , "Appendix B: [some other title]" ... . I used the following defined commands (runnable tex-document at the end): ...
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Pad odd page to force chapter to start on even page

I understand the use of \@openrightfalse to force a chapter to start on an even page. When the previous chapter were to end on an even page, this would force an empty odd page. How do I change the ...
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chaptertitle name and chapter number in one line but diffrent edge of the page

This is what I want: Introduction <---all the way on the right edge of the page---> Chapter 1 But, the catch is that I have a 5cm width margin note space in a two sided document. I am working ...
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designing my own simple chapter style

I want to design a simple chapter title like the following figure. I want to use xepersian package and reportclass and I tested some other chapter style designs but it didn't work with xepersian ...
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Get chapter number

I am newbie on latex, my question is how can I get a structure like: number of chapter + title of chapter (exemple: I Introduction) I only get Introduction, I want the number before the name. If ...
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I faced the problem that a chapter is divided into two sub-chapters [duplicate]

I'm typesetting a Ph.D.-thesis and one of the chapters separates into two sub-chapters so I need it to count chapters like that: 1. Chapter one 2a. Chapter two A 2b. Chapter two B 3. Chapter three ...
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Same \chapterformat for \chapter and \chapter* without titlesec

I've done some styling for my chapter titles, based upon tikz and the titlesec package. Unfortunately, the KOMA-Script packages gives me numerous warnings about titlesec. In order to get rid of the ...
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Chaptermark not changing

Similar questions have been asked, but after reading them i still think the code below should lead to the beginning of a chapter being displayed as 1 Some Chapter rather than Chapter 1 Some ...
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A capitular letter in a font different than the text [duplicate]

How can I make a capitular letter in a different font of that one used in the main text? I mean, I'd like to do something like this (image made in paint): Thank you very much, guys!
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Chapter style with horizontal and vertical lines

I am trying to create a specific chapter style for a thesis but do not have the latex know how to create it myself. The style I am going for looks like the image below. I am just trying to replicate ...
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Spacing in listoffigures with alphabetic chapter

At the end of my document I need a last chapter with seperate numbering for additional data. To do this I changed the chapter number to display an A via \setcounter{chapter}{0} ...
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Referring to \chapter*

In my document I used \chapter* to take out the number of the chapter in the title and in the table of content as below: \chapter*{Chapter One\\ Introduction}\label{intro} ...
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Getting total pages for every chapter in table of contents

I am in need of getting total number of pages for a chapter so that in TOC it would be like 1-4 if it is chapter 1 , 5-19 for chapter 2
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Include Chapters have figures with caption In List of Figures

I am using the code in Include chapters in List of Figures with titletoc? to include chapters in the LOF. The problem is that some chapters may have at most one figure but with no caption. How to ...
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Font size of Chapter number and Chapter Title [duplicate]

As in the picture below I want to change the font size of Chapter number "Chapter 1" and title "Introduction" separately. Is there any way I can do that. I have used the package sectsty but it changed ...
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Consistent Line Spacing in Customized Titles

I find when I produce titles I get line spacing that depends on whether I have a hanging character ie qypg which dip below the usual base line vs wertuioasdfhklzxcvbnm which don't. This is ...
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scrbook - Three extremely simple questions about adjustment and font-styling

I have some (probably) really simple questions about a few adjustments in a scrbook-documents. Let's take the following minimum-example as the basis for my questions. Working minimum-example: ...
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scrbook - How to add one horizontal line above and one below the chapter-entry without (!) using titlesec?

I want to add one horizontal line above and one below the chapter-entry as well. Before using the scrbook-class, I used this simple solution made by titlesec-package: \newpagestyle{headrules}{ ...
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Add a Appendix page before the appendices appear

Hi I'm using the code of this post Insert page before each chapter to generate a chapters pages with shape before each chapter begins, but with now I want to say appendix when the appendix section ...
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Centered lineheaders with classicthesis package

I began to use the classicthesis package which is very close to a word theme I used to work with before. The package is configured like that : ...
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How can I stop index section inheriting header from bibliography?

In a book I'm just completing, I finish with a bibliography and index. And the problem which I simply can't fix is that the index section has a running header which says BIBLIOGRAPHY instead of ...
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Remove Automatic Indent on Chapter Title

I am creating the format for my document and trying to set up the chapter/section/subsection etc. When using the \chapter command the title is automatically indented. How do I make the chapter title ...
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inline uppercase chapter title

Hi I want to put the chapters title in one line and uppercase, I found this code that makes it inline but how ti make it uppercase too code: \usepackage{titlesec} \titleformat{\chapter}[hang] ...
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Create your own header

I want to create af header like chapters. The command should be \Apendiks{} and then it should do like if I had written \chapters{The first Chapter}. \titlespacing*{\chapter}{0cm}{0cm}{2pt}%pbk ...
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Change Chapter 1 to Chapter ONE [duplicate]

I am writing thesis that the format is CHAPTER ONE. My template display CHAPTER 1. How to change the template? The codes that I have right now is like the following: \newcommand{\mychapter}[3][]{% ...
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Delete chapter and section titles from body of pdf but not from toc?

How to add header (containing chapter, section titles) to toc-entry and delete any headings in body? The purpose of doing this is I have lot of chapters, sections, subsection and paragraphs with lots ...
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Format title for \chapter*{}

I have formatted Chapter titles using the package titlesec, but the formatting is unsuccessful in applying to my chapters with an asterisk *, (those chapters which I do not want appearing in my table ...
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chapter and section headings at the center without packages

I would like to have my chapter and section headings at the center of page.Currently they are at left.Please give me some suggestion without using any packages please.
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Appendix A instead of Chapter 1

\documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{sectsty} \usepackage[inner=4cm,outer=2cm]{geometry} \usepackage{mathptmx} \renewcommand{\rmdefault}{ptm} \graphicspath{{images/}} ...
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Lipics has no chapter numbers

I'm trying to modify the lipicsmaster document class in order to make the chapter number available: as you could see in lipics-sample-frontmatter.tex, the Preface chapter has no number. How could I ...
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Customizing chapter title code to act slightly differently for table of contents?

I'm using this code to customize my chapter titles: \chapterstyle{default} \renewcommand*{\chapterheadstart}{% \par \needspace{10\onelineskip} \vspace{\beforechapskip} ...
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Don't break page for new chapter unless chapter heading won't fully fit on current page

I am using the memoir class. I'm trying to ensure that new chapters happen on the same page as the last one, except in cases where parts of the chapter heading would have been split across two pages. ...
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Chapter formatting and spacing

I use report document class and the thing is that I would like to change the chapter both in format, letterspace and place on the page. Right now a chapter look like this: I want it to look like ...
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Page number problem in chapters of my thesis, how to make chapter title page with no page number?

I am working with my thesis. I want all my chapter title should be in single page and in page centered and my first section introduction start on new page, by doing this my chapter title page also ...
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Remove chapter number from memoir class ToC

Is there a way to remove the chapter numbers from a memoir class table of contents? I would like to have the name of the chapter followed by the page number on which it occurs. It would be nice to ...
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Avoid chapter in new page

Hello i would like to prevent the new chapter begins in a new page, i am using memoir class and here is the MWE: \documentclass[french,12pt,openany,oneside,openright]{memoir} ...
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Decouple nomencl from chapter class, to have its own formatting

I'm using the nomencl package to keep track of my abbreviations in my \documentclass{report}, where I am using xelatex to change the font. However, since I've made changes to the way \chapter{} is ...
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Starting chapters on a right-hand page not working

As document class I'm using itsas_pfc, with the content I pasted below. I know it's big but, as I'm not very familar with LaTeX, I dont want to touch a lot the code so better if I post the entire ...
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printbibliography outside of \include{Chapters/Chaptername}

I am using the scrbook class and compiling through PDFLaTeX. I have my document setup such that I include the different chapters that each have their own \cite, but would like to print one ...
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Number chapters as 01, 02, … , 10, 11, … appendices A, B

Minimal example (the problem is obvious): \documentclass[]{report} \makeatletter \def\@makechapterhead#1{ \vspace*{-5.0em} {\parindent \z@ \normalfont \interlinepenalty\@M ...
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Add a figure on even page before chapter starts

I'm trying to do something very specific and I'm not able to find it on StackOverflow. I'm building a novel, I've set all my chapters, and they always start on the odd numbered pages: PERFECT! That's ...