{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}.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
1answer
36 views

How to set chapter number as roman in title page but become arabic when stack with section numbering?

I have a problem for my thesis formatting. Can we possibly set chapter number as roman but become continuously arabic when stack with section number like this? (never mind the page numbering, I guess ...
4
votes
2answers
66 views

Help changing Title Format

I managed to find this code snippet somewhere a while back which made my chapter titles look fancy: \titleformat{\chapter}[display] {\normalfont\Large\raggedleft} {\MakeUppercase{\chaptertitlename}% ...
2
votes
2answers
85 views

Combining \chapter command and \newcommand

I attach my MWE: \documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \newcommand{\upper}[1]{\expandafter\MakeUppercase\expandafter{#1}} \begin{document} \chapter{\upper{Foo bar}} \end{...
2
votes
1answer
153 views

Thesis structure

I'm trying to structure my thesis in LaTeX using a template downloaded from an University site. The template is made by a "main" file that uses different .tex files for each chapter. When I work on ...
4
votes
1answer
80 views

Chapter start gets pushed on following page (NOT the “openright/openany-problem”)

It is hard to find answers to this question, as it sounds similar to the basic "How to start chapter on every page"-question. But this is different. Latex pushes the start of a chapter that contains a ...
1
vote
1answer
59 views

Chapter formatting in classicthesis broken [closed]

I've been using the classicthesis package for a project. It provides parts, chapters and sections for structuring the document, and a chapter beginning is supposed to be formatted like this: In the ...
2
votes
1answer
61 views

Mdframed as Chapter Title

I am trying to compile exercises into on sheet of paper each, and treat the Exercises as Chapter. And then I will \begin{enumerate} \item Hi Mom \item Hi Dad \item Hi there \end{enumerate} ...
2
votes
2answers
121 views

Remove “Chapter” from a book text

I am finishing my master thesis and I need to remove the "Chapter" name from my chapter without removing the relative number of the chapter. (I am using the book class) What I have now is: ...
1
vote
0answers
56 views

Page Numbers Resets to “0” at the Beginning of a Chapter [closed]

I've been looking to solve this problem for a while now. I use some custom document class that can be found here The page numbers reset itself at chapter 3 to "0". I used \hl{highlighted area} to ...
0
votes
1answer
38 views

bibliography by chapter

i'm using book as document class and i'm trying to create the bibliography at the end of the document. I've tried to use \begin{thebibliography}{1}but the result is not compatible with the one that i ...
2
votes
2answers
574 views

Begin new chapter with an odd-numbered page [closed]

Is there an easy way (command? / method?) to start each new chapter of your book with an odd numbered page? This would make sure that if you print the book the beginning of each chapter is printed on ...
2
votes
1answer
30 views

How to manually append a character after chapter counter?

book does not have \addtodef{\afterchapternum}{課}{} that is available in memoir. As a result, I have to manually append it. But how? I don't want to use memoir. MWE \documentclass{book} \usepackage{...
2
votes
1answer
69 views

change appendix heading from Chapter A to Appendix A

I am writing my thesis. The format requirement is to make the appendix chater name as APPENDIX A TITLE but name tex code is doing CHAPTER A TITLE Below is the snippet: \being{document} ... ...
1
vote
0answers
40 views

Changing fontfamily for chapter heading using quotchap

I have tried several ways to change font family for chapter heading but to no avail. I am using the following: \renewcommand*{\sectfont}{\fontfamily{Consolas}} Though \sffamily and \sffamily does ...
2
votes
0answers
74 views

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} \...
1
vote
0answers
63 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
90 views

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, ...
2
votes
0answers
67 views

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... ...
0
votes
1answer
119 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
52 views

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}{} \pagestyle{...
2
votes
1answer
50 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
64 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
75 views

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 ...
6
votes
1answer
990 views

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> ...
2
votes
1answer
37 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
224 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
66 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
34 views

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 /...
1
vote
1answer
69 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
54 views

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. \titleformat{\chapter}{\sf\Huge\...
1
vote
1answer
49 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
278 views

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} \...
1
vote
0answers
16 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
144 views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
125 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
220 views

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} \KOMAoptions{...
2
votes
1answer
56 views

\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 ...
0
votes
1answer
97 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
94 views

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 \...
2
votes
1answer
37 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
52 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
83 views

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 ...
4
votes
2answers
84 views

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} \...
1
vote
2answers
265 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
64 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
117 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
74 views

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}
3
votes
2answers
614 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
70 views

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 (...
3
votes
1answer
50 views

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} \...