{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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File ended while scanning use of \@new l@bel [closed]

I've been running into this weird issue using TeXShop. Whenever I compile LaTeX and get an error, the output tells me where it is. So I fix it ... and recompile. But then I get this: File ended while ...
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How to reduce space between heading (e.g. “List of figures”) and contents in thesis [closed]

I have trouble reducing the space between the the title like LIST OF FIGURES, TABLE OF CONTENTS, etc., and the list body body in my thesis. I had the same problems with chapter headings, which I fixed ...
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Change text in LaTeX chapter titles from “Chapter” to “chapter” [duplicate]

I want to change the text displayed for each new chapter (e.g. "Chapter 1") to lower case (e.g., "chapter 1") in the report document class. How could I go about doing this?
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Chapter title leading [closed]

I have a strange problem in my Chapter title as in figure: How can I set the correct leading between the two last lines in the title?
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Wrong chapter in heading tufte latex [closed]

I have a Tufte-book with some chapters and a bibliography and index. This is set up as: \begin (document} \mainmatter %then I include several chapters: \include{Chapter/chaptertitle} ...
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How to insert footer in first pages of chapter?

I am using fancyhdr to make header and footer for pages. In the minimal example the footer is not appearing in the first page of chapter. I want footer to be appear in the first pages of the chapter ...
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Display appendix chapter like: “Appendix”, and sections like “Appendix A: My appendix title”

I wish to make my appendix chapter like: "Appendix", and sections like "Appendix A: My appendix title" "Appendix B: My second title" by writing: \chapter{Appendix} \section{My appendix title} ...
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How to remove 'Chapter 1.' from 'Chapter 1. Introduction' while using \leftmark?

MWE is below: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{fancyhdr} %\newcommand{\currentchapter}{} %\let\oldchapter\chapter %\renewcommand{\oldchapter}[1]{\oldchapter{#1}\renewcommand{\currentchapter}{#1}} ...
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Editing long chapter titles

I'm now writing a second chapter in my report document. The title of the second chapter is a little bit long so it's touching the edge of the paper. How can I move part of it to a new line? Here is my ...
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KOMA-Script: Use scrheadings on chapterpage, but only the footer (not the header)

I'm using the KOMA-Script and have page-numbers at the bottom of my document. The headline contains the chapter/section-name. By default, the chapterpagestyle is plain (or empty). So I set it to ...
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Same vertical spacing for chapter and chapter*

I use \chapter*{} in the \frontmatter and \chapter{} in the \mainmatter. I use titlesec and the styling of the chapter headings is this: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper,openany,oneside]{book} ... ...
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Getting chapter and section in \fancyhead

I am having a bit of a heard time getting \fancyhead to give me the out put I want. I'd like to have a header that includes Chapter X: THIS IS THE SECTION (italicized like the default). I can get it ...
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Is it possible to remove chapter number from align environment? [duplicate]

Basically I have written a proof using the align environment in a new .tex file and the numbers in the proof came like this (how I want them): Line1 (1) Line2 (2) Line3 (3) Now I've ...
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Chapter count not increasing

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass[12pt,twoside,letterpaper]{report} \usepackage{etoolbox} \newcounter{totchapters} \providecommand\totchap{} \makeatletter \AtEndDocument{% ...
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Right/left align chapter number and center the chapter title on the next page

I want to left or right align my chapter number, and center the chapter title on the next page. I've used the \titlesec package, but it removes the header and footer on the first page of every ...
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what's the best solution to split a .tex file into separate compiled files? [duplicate]

I have a .tex file that includes several chapters (all through the \input command). I would like to run pdflatex in one command such that it saves each chapter into a separate PDF file, while ...
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“Chapter” not appearing in title

I am using the report class to submit my thesis. Since my university wants the word 'chapter' to be in a different font, and the title of the chapter to be in a different format, I made some changes. ...
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Dividing chapters into ch. 1, ch. 2a, ch. 2b, ch. 3 etc

I'm typesetting a book and one of the chapters separates into two chapters so I need it to count like so: chapter 1 --------- chapter 2a ---------- chapter 2b ---------- chapter 3 --------- ...
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Decrease space before and after chapter in fncychap

I would like to decrease the space before and after the chapter name due to space constraints. I am using the fncychap. Here is the MWE: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[Glenn]{fncychap} ...
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Chapter name overrunning page

I am editing a collection of documents, a few of which the author has given such long titles that, when they are formatted as chapters, the heading overruns the page. The following code should ...
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removing an unwanted page between two chapters

What could be the reason? Somehow a blank page with some random number gets inserted between two chapters. \flushbottom \include{chapter1} \flushbottom ...
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Memoir chapter page formatting

I am using the memoir class. I have a series of chapters defined, but I need to change the way the chapter title pages are formatted. In particular, by default the text "Chapter X" is spaced a couple ...
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need to change the way title chapters are displayed in 'report' document class

I'm using the report document class and the chapter titles are very large, in bold font, and left justified. I need them to be 18pt, not bold, and centered. I also need the words 'chapter 1' to be ...
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Apply ToC part indenting to chapter

I have a problem with my ToC chapter titles similar to one posted a long while back about part titles. I'm looking for guidance on how to apply these changes to chapter titles. I'm working with the ...
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How to remove chapter numbering without removing it from tableofcontents

It seems I have a two day trying to find out the solution of my problem. I have just finished typing my M.Sc thesis using LATEX (MIKTEX 2.9). Unfortunately, all my chapters begin with the chapter ...
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Concatenating book chapters at the PDF level

There are some LaTeX packages which conflict with each other. When assembling a book from different chapters provided by different contributors, it might be not too easy to resolve these conflicts. In ...
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How to change part and chapter pages on KOMA-Script?

In KOMA-Script classes, how can I change the appeareance (font size, color, arrangment, content, etc.) of the page created by \part an \chapter? The pagestyle can be changed easily with KOMA-Script ...
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How to find out how many chapters are in a part?

Is there some counter that holds the number of \chapter that are in a \part? Or do I need to define and run my own counter?
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Write “chapter” before list of figures

if I use the \listoffigures command LaTeX creates a new chapter (I'm using the book class), but there is no chapter heading. Is it like it uses \chapter*{List of figures}. Of course this is what we ...
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Vertical rectangle in every page of a single chapter

I want to create a special chapter where there will be a vertical rectangle on the outer side of each page. I want this box to appear only in this special kind of chapter. A code I found here is ...
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Customize 'appendix' heading

My appendices are rather small and I want them to come one after another (like \section) without the blank page before \chapter{} (due to openright option). Another problem is that chapter headings ...
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Chapter name appearing in the endnotes

I have a book document with chapters and endnotes. I want endnotes to be separated by chapter, and I have achieved that, following the answer to my earlier question Chapter numbers in endnotes ...
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Cross-referencing (input) multiple tex. files on multiple levels [closed]

I´ve recently discovered this site and you might be able to give me some advice working with LaTeX. Here´s my problem: My company is working on several user manuals. Each user manual is located in ...
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Get the empty page before a new chapter in ConTeXt?

When starting new chapters on right-hand side, it would better make the previous page empty (no footer and header). This can be done by defining a new pagebreak and setup head, ...
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chapter style with lateral bar

Is is possible to have a different text/layout for the chapter page, and a vertical bar? What I want to achieve is something like this:
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How to start a new chapter at right hand side in ConTeXt?

I have read the manual and try the \setuphead [chapter] [page=right] but it has no effect :-(
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Chapterstyle Memoir: Picture on page left, chapter opening on page right

I am working on the layout of my dissertation and I would like to have the following design for all my chapter-openings: New chapters should always start on the left page, with a picturepage that ...
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Chapter in memoir not displaying correctly in TOC

I'm having a little problem with a custom chapter style in memoir class. I want to have the chapter titles behaving like parts, i.e. having the title on a separate page. I can do it like so: ...
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Memoir Class, Madsen Style, Chapter Heading and Rule

I would like to extend the chapter title and the rule above it to the left, so it is -0.75 in past the text block. MWE: \documentclass[oneside,12pt]{memoir} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} ...
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Chapter page numbers outside of margins memoir

When I send the file to createspace for their online reviewer, it tells me that a few page numbers are outside the margins, which happen to be the ones for each chapter when each chapter begins. Here ...
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Last chapter number

Is there a way similar to what is achieved by the lastpage package to get the Last Chapter number? I would then like to use this information to design chapter headings.
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Content - items disappeared [duplicate]

I have problem with content. Yesterday was everything ok, but today List of figures and List of tables disappeared. I didn't do any changes with them. Moreover, I do not want to introductory chapter ...
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How can the thesis structure be defined for PDF generation?

My thesis consists of these hierarchical elements: \documentclass{report} \begin{document} \tableofcontents \include{020-tex} \end{document where 020-tex.tex contains \input{030-preface} ...
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\chapter command in REVTeX 4.1

I'm currently writing my Bachelor's thesis in LaTeX using the REVTeX 4.1 document class (revtex4-1 package). I am using this package because of the clear citation style and nice figure caption layout. ...
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Big number of the chapter

I'm writing my master thesis and I would like to change the number of every chapter with one bigger: I tried to use the package "classicthesis" and it does what I want, but I would change the style ...
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Custom chapter title protruding in left margin

Based on this answer, I tried my hand at defining my own chapter title formatting. The idea is to align the chapter title to the right (a chapter always opening on an odd page) and underline it with a ...
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Different style on chapter than table contents

I tried to style a chapter page using the titlesec and the tikz package like this one : http://www.texample.net/tikz/examples/fancy-chapter-headings/ But I saw that the table of contents and the ...
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Misalignment of Chapter number and chapter title in memoir southall chapterstyle

I have the number and chapter title in the southall chapterstyle in memoir class not aligned vertically. How to fix it?
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Initial and final chapters appearing in the table of contents without numbering

I'm editing a document whose preamble starts with \documentclass [12pt, a4paper]{extbook} I wish the chapter 'Introduction and its sections' appear in table contents at the beginning of the text ...
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“Chapter” before chapter number in Tufte classes

Is there a way to insert usual "Chapter" before chapter number in Tufte classes, such as "Chapter 1" etc?