{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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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 ...
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Switching Chapter and Section titles

I am somewhat new to TEX and I am writing a book using a publishing framework which uses Xelatex and polyglossia. My book is divided into three major sections or sub-books and each sub-book is ...
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Chapter number in left right margin

I would like to move the chapter number in the right margin (a bit like in the classicthesistheme) but all I tried just results in errors, it would be nice if some could have a look. My MWE is using ...
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Automatically generated index mark on the right page border [duplicate]

How to add an automatically generated mark for each chapter in the right side with an auto offset? Just like for the phone books:
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Keeping chapter titles in table of contents but deleting the chapters in the document

I am writing a book that I will publish in two separate volumes. In volume 1, I want the table of contents to show the full list of chapters for volume 1 and volume 2, however I do not want volume 2 ...
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How to include an abstract on a Part page?

I want in Part I and an abstract on the same page (so I want make different part with different abstract, one abstract per part) \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,11pt,final]{report} ...
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Spacing between Header and Chapter Titles

I have the following template: %Loading in the packages \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage[a4paper, width=150mm, top=25mm, bottom=25mm ,bindingoffset=6mm]{geometry} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Suppress footer on first page of chapters

How can I suppress the footer on the first page of the chapters from the code given below? \documentclass{book} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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How to make the enumeration of theorem-like environments indipendent from cross-referencing in a particular way

I'm writing a mathematical paper, and right now I'm using \newtheorem{theorem}{Theorem}[section] to enumerate theorems, propositions, etc. In this way, every statement shows the number of the ...
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Bibliography does not show up if Chapter 2 is included in book class

This is an extension of this post. In the code given below, if I comment out chapter 2, I can get the bibliography to show up correctly. If chapter 2 is uncommented, I do not get any bibliography: ...
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how to remove 'Chapter' word only from headings?

I want to suppress the word 'chapter' from my headings but to leaving the normal 'CHAPTER X: Name of the chapter' in the document. I want that my headings says '# Name of the chapter', not 'Chapter # ...
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Change part environment to chapter environment

This question builds from the post customizing-part-style-with-tikz. How do I go about making this heading work for the Chapters? How to change the PART name that shows up in the number to ...
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when using hyperref package undefined control sequence \chapter error

I am using a custom class provided by my university for writing my thesis. Recently, I included the hyperref package and immediately I got a host of erros related to the \addtocontents command. I used ...
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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} ...