{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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Align chapter and section headings after their number/counter

How do I align headings whithout interfering with my TOC? This what I have: 1 Chapter 1.1 Section 1.1.1. Subsection This is what I need 1 Chapter 1.1 Section 1.1.1. Subsection I am using ...
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How to fix the chapter title and number using libertine font?

I came across this chapter style and borrowed the code (see MWE below). The original code was using the font pbk; I want to use the libertine instead, since it is the font used throughout the thesis. ...
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Efficiently use the empty page between \part and \chapter

No author and their publisher wants to publish a blank page, either do I. In my previous question, I have provided the sample page of the opening of \part and the opening of chapter as well \chapter ...
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How to put the chapter number above the chapter heading?

The default looks something like this: Chapter 1 Chapter Title I want it to look like this (but centered): 1 Chapter Title In addition: The chapter number should be bold, Large The chapter ...
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How to get chapterthumbs match their chapter titles in KOMA-Script?

This is an add-on question to a previous one on chapterthumbs. Please consider the MWE below, the chapterthumbs are not matching the chapter titles (Discussion should appear instead of Materials & ...
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Section and chapter problem [closed]

I have a problem about section/chapter. I'm writing a book and the final chapter is the exercises solution. To become better, I used \chapter*{Solutions}in this one and add it to the summary using ...
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Insert page before each chapter

I would like to insert a page before each chapter with the tile of the chapter. How we can accomplish this in latex...? The structure of my latex document is as below: ...
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How to get chapterthumb work in KOMA-Script?

I came from here as I was looking for a way to get chapterthumb work according to the directions. I manually installed the chapterthumb.sty package into the texlive2013 distribution. However, the MWE ...
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Custom chapter template

I am trying to define a custom chapter style like this one (\documentclass{book}): The closest I found is to use \usepackage[Glenn]{fncychap} which produces: I have created the picture in ...
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Change style of chapters using KOMA-Script

I would like to change the chapter style so that chapters start at the top of the page. With \renewcommand\chapter{\@startsection{chapter}{0}{\z@}% {-2em}% {6pt}% {\LARGE\bfseries}} this works fine ...
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chapter no newpage and headings

I have a document (scrbook class), in which I want some chapters not to start on a new page. I therefore defined the following: %define a chapter that does not add space at the top of the page ...
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title chapter in middle of page latex

I try to put title of my chapter in middle of page, so google it and i finish with this, \titleformat{\chapter}[display] {\normalfont\huge\bfseries\centering}{\chaptertitlename\ ...
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Where can I find definition of starred version of \chapter command to redefine it

General question I need to redefine how starred version of \chapter command (that is \chapter*) works in book class. I found definition of not-starred version of \chapter command in book class: ...
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Model of chapter

How I can get the following model of chapter Thanks in advance.
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How do I get both chapter names linked to the header, if I have two chapters on a single page?

I'd like to find out how I can have two chapters linked to my header. I'm using \ihead{\headmark} to get the names of the current chapter into the header. Document-class and loaded packages: ...
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Where I can get the chapterx package?

I was viewing a good page where Yiannis Lazarides show how to use chapterx and put it on google drive but right now it does´t exist, some one have it o know how to get it? Thank you in advanced
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Customise to a more fancier chapter opening

In the previous question, I tried to ask for one style per chapter. This time I would like to ask for customise the chapter opening. However, my case is a bit complicated, let us see the MWE first. ...
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Chapters with long descriptive titles

I have document which require me that chapter headings consist of two parts: (1) Chapter number (Chapter 1, Chapter One etc.) or any other text with similar function and (2) descriptive title below ...
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Per-chapter blank page disappears after Chapter 2

I use LaTeX with the document class book. I´d like a blank page between chapters but it works only after Chapter 1. I've tried to force a blank page with \newpage, \clearpage and \cleardoublepage and ...
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Description of a chapter in a page

I would like to decorate my headlines (section, subsection, etc.) by adding foreach a chapter a description area. This picture is a screenshot document where the headline has the formating, layout ...
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print the chapter number as name in class file latex

I am using a Duke University LaTeX template for master thesis, the template print chapter headers as follows: Chapter 1 chapter name but I want to print it as follows Chapter one: ...
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Custom chapter style with Tikz and the report class

I'm trying to use the same procedure than Customizing chapter style with tikz, for the report class and twoside printing. However for even pages i'm having an unespected behavior (see Fig 2). While ...
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Apply Chapter heading style to table of contents/bibliography heading

I am using the following fancy styles for chapter headings \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{natbib} \usepackage[hidelinks]{hyperref} \usepackage[% ...
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Chapter Style- Report Class

I am looking for different types of chapter style formats for report class document. i like memoir class Veelo chapter style. how to do exactly the same format for report class document class ...
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Remove Spacing above Heading with removed Chapter-Text

I've a problem with removing the space above the Chapter text, when I've removed the "chapter". My minimal example is down below. In the image I show which space I'd like to reduce. I tried a lot with ...
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Change chapter numbers to words in Arabic

Instead of "Chapter 1" I want "Chapter one", but in Arabic. one => الأول and so on. In english, a solution exist: \usepackage{fmtcount,etoolbox} \makeatletter ...
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“Chapter” appearing at the start of every chapter

I'm using a template from a website, and every time a new chapter starts, 'Chapter 3' for example appears and its quite absurd. How do I edit this feature out of the code?
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Why is LyX not allowing numbered chapters in my book?

LyX v2.0.6 on Linux. Document class is book (extra font sizes). Scenario I have a master document including two child documents (so far), both of which are the same document class as the master. The ...
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Writing Chapter Prefix for Chapter entries in TOC

I am looking for the code that allow me to append prefix "Chapter" to Chapter Entries only not for the front matter like Abstract, Declaration and also not for the Bibliography and appendices. Here ...
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Authors in the table of contents

I want to insert Names of authors in the toc (above the chapter title) like here: but the suggested methode doesn't work in the scrreprt type of document. ...
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Removing headers on pages between chapters while using \include to input chapters

I am writing a document using the report class with the options twoside and openright. I want to remove headers and footers from blank pages between chapters. I tried the emptypage package as well ...
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Table of contents: Include part number for chapters entries

I have the following code \documentclass{scrreprt} %\usepackage[titles]{tocloft} %\renewcommand{\cftchappresnum}{\thepart.} \begin{document} \tableofcontents \part{First Part} ...
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Partial ToC over the chapter title

I want to create something similar to that on a chapter page: _____________________________ | | | Section 1 .... 3 | | Section 2 .... 5 | | ...
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“Literal” numbering of chapters

I'm finishing a book, and I want the first page of each chapter to begin with the literal numerotation: Chapter one ... Chapter two ... chapter three etc. I've seen it in several ...
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Table of contents placed at bottom and write above chapter

I don't know why the ToC is at the bottom in this WE below. Whenever I increase \titleformat{\chapter} {\fontsize{5cm}{5em}\bfseries} % format {} % label {0pt} % sep ...
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ToC and each page with thumbs (with chapter title rotated)

I have seen some using thumbs for the text, but I want it for the ToC. Is it possible? and if yes, how and which packet enables it the easiest way. I want it for a Conference Brochure. More details ...
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Check for first occurrence of element in chapter

I'm writing a text containing several chapters. In addition, I use about 50 acronyms. Now I would like to expand the acronym in each chapter, but only at its first occurrence. For this, I'm thinking ...
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How to get chapter name to appear in fancyhdr report?

I am trying to get the chapter to appear in the header, but it always just displays "CONTENTS". The following is my demo code: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[demo]{graphicx} ...
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Formatting chapter style in REPORT document class [closed]

I am trying to write my Thesis using LaTeX. I am using the report document class. I have created multiple TeX files (one each for abstract, acknowledgment, and chapters) using 'chapters'. When I use ...
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Change the style of chapter in LyX

I'm trying to change the style of chapter using LyX 2.1.0. Like this style (I have the code TeX but I failed to execute): The class of my document is report. here is the code for the chapter ...
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How to generate document with 6 grid images, chapter header and table of contents [duplicate]

I am trying to generate a booklet with a grid of 6 or less images in a grid, and a text caption below it. I would like each page to display the chapter in the header, and have the table of contents ...
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How to change fontfamily for memoir chapter style bringhurst

I am trying to change bringhurst chapter style's titles to \sffamily. The following code works with other chapter styles (dash, for example), but not for bringhurst. What's the difference? ...
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Changing the top margin in LaTeX for chapter name [duplicate]

When a new chapter starts I want to decrease the margin between the top of the page and where it says Chapter X. So I have something like Chapter X Chapter Title and I want to decrease the space ...
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Reducing space before chapter works with english but not with hungarian babel package

I write my thesis recently and I want to reduce the spaces before chapters. I find the solution, but it isn't working for me with \usepackage[magyar]{babel} I use the following codes: ...
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LaTeX Appendices: \chapter to \section, Appendix-numbers & Reset page-numbers

I found in the following question&solution the solution for using \chapter for appendices: Keep "Appendix #" in the appendix title, but remove the appendix from the table of contents ...
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Insert an image at the beginning of a chapter

I wish insert an image at the beginning of a chapter that, like in the figure attached, is seen in the white space at right of the title. Moreover, it must be different for every chapter of the book. ...
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combine enumeration of chapters

at the beginning of one part of my document I've got a tabular with some values and in the chapters afterwards I'll explain them. Some values need to be combined; so the chapters have to be ...
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References in Chapter Titles

I am currently writing a manuscript using \documentclass{book}. I would like to devote one of the chapters in the manuscript to a proof of an earlier result. I have named the Chapter: ...
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Placement of Chapter Number in Makechapterstyle

In this code, I'm not able to move the chapter number, only the title. The chapter number should be at the same height as the chapter title. What command can I use? The chapter title should not be ...
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Making acknowledgement page before table of contents [duplicate]

I want to have a page of "Acknowledgement" before the Table of Contents in my document (which is made using \tableofcontents). I want it to be formatted as a chapter (i.e. with the heading ...