{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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How to add additional information to chapters and their entry in the table of contents?

I would like to change chapter layout/heading to contain more information. I found this question where a subtitle is added that contains information about original authors. However, I would like to ...
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How to put a figure on the facing page of a chapter page with correct numbering?

What's the best way to place a page-sized figure including the correct caption numbering on the facing page of a chapter opening page? Correct numbering means: if I put the figure before the ...
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Automatically insert a \newpage after chapter headings

I'm writing a book using memoir, and I'd like each chapter's text to begin on a new page after the chapter headings (so each chapter heading stands on a page by itself). Is there a way to make this ...
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Getting error when writing ÆØÅ character

I'm making a thesis in danish, which means I use the packages: \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[danish]{babel} Now, I have split up my documents into chapters, and so far I have: ...
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Appendix Title with scrreprt

I'm trying to get the word Appendix in front of my appendix chapter titles. I would like it to look like: Appendix A My first appendix I tried the appendix package, using ...
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How to modify chapter name in headers in memoir

I modified the chapter title to be shown as 1. ..., but the headings still show CHAPTER. How can I remove the chapter in headings? Is there a way to modify the chapter style in the contents and ...
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Remove blank page before chapter in book class

I know it might be duplicate, but I can't comment on already answered questions, so that's why I am reposting. I tried openany and twoside in my document class options but still chapters start at odd ...
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Add space for handwritten notes at the end of each chapter

Is it possible to have LaTeX insert some lines for handwritten notes at the end of each chapter? As a new chapter will always start on a odd page, they should appear on the last even page of the ...
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Chapter style, horizontal line

I'd like to change the chapter name style so that it appears in this way How can I do? Thank you! :)
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Alias for chapter with newcommand

I want some files to compile with two different templates, one that has the hierarchy like chapter > section > subsection and the other as section > subsection > subsubsection. For that, I tried to ...
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Adding a string “Chapter” to selected chapter numbers in TOC

Any idea how to add a string "Chapter" to TOC to a selected positions in TOC? For now, TOC looks like this: Chapter without any number A Chapter without any number B 1. This is chapter 1. 2. This ...
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Include custom index chapter title in table of contents in ConTeXt

Problem The following code is used to prevent pagination from being applied to the index: \setuphead[chapter,section][ number=no, page=yes, continue=no, ] \definehead[StyleIndex][chapter] ...
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How do I remove numbering from the chapter titles? [duplicate]

At the moment I get this: 1 Chapter 1 1.1 Subsection I would like to remove the number preceding the Chapter 1 part to give: Chapter 1 1.1 Subsection
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Using tocloft getting chapter height problems

As shown in my MWE I'm using tocloft to add dots next to my chapters in the TOC. It works, but for a reason I don't know, the headings of the TOC, LOF, LOT are not on the same height as the regular ...
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Setting a new counter to be nested under Chapter number

In my thesis, I'm using a hack in a sty file that adds margin notes with entries in the Index, like so: \newcommand{\thenota}{\thechapter.{\it \alph{notas}}.} ...
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Avoid vertical justify of chapter table of contents?

I'm creating a table of contents at the beginning of each chapter using: \makeatletter ...
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Place chapter title between two lines

I want to place a chapter title between two lines. The lines shall be on the left and the right side of the centered title like in this screenshot: Note that the lines are slightly overhanging the ...
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Introductions and Conclusions - treating as normal chapters without numbers

Pardon the novice asking what is probably quite a silly question - I have already Googled without much success... I note that LaTeX allows you to stop a chapter from being numbered by inserting an ...
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Error with \usepackage pdfpages and \chapter

I'm trying to include some pdf pages into my report, however when I add \usepackage{pdfpages}, any \chapter occurance will give me the following error: Missing number, treated as zero \chapter{hi} ...
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how can I remove a vertical line in chapter title?

I'd like to remove the vertical line next to the chapter number, but I don't know how to do it. Any suggestion?
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Do not display chapter title in memoir class

Is there a way to make the memoir class not display the title of the current chapter, but still have the chapter appear in the table of contents (TOC)? Ie., using chapter*{Title} will not display the ...
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Table of contents with different pages for same headline

I want to create a TOC with 3 main parts: Introduction, General and Experimental section. Partly the headlines are the same in the general and experimental section (e.g. synthesis of pva derivatives) ...
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Bold Chapter Name

I can make the chapter name bold by using \textbf{...} in the text file like: \chapter{\textbf{Scholastic Forest Management Planning and Forest Zoning}} But I want to make the text "Chapter 1" bold ...
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Putting the \chapter in main .tex file or inside included files?

My question is this: What is the usual way of making chapters when working with large .tex files? Do you put \chapter{Chapter 1} inside the main .tex file, or in the included files? What is the ...
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Remove pagebreak after a chapter (Only for one chapter!)

I am using the report style. I have a conclusion chapter and an acknowledgement chapter. I want to bind them together as they are both very short. I want to remove the Pagebreak after conclusion but ...
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Move chapter number to chapter title in classicthesis

I'm using classicthesis 4.1 in LyX to write my thesis and I need help to relocate the chapter number. The top half of the image shows what I have The bottom half shows what I want:
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Vertical lines across page for each chapter

I want to make a "title page" for each chapter of a book, and it should have two vertical lines across the page (one thicker than the other), and the name of the chapter, as shown in the image below. ...
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How to align the chapter number to the right?

Is there any way to align the chapter number to the right (without the CHAPTER word!) and the chapter title itself to the left? The chapter title must be on the line below the chapter number Here is ...
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KOMA-Script scrbook: How to change V-space between chapter prefix and title

My university has style requirements for my dissertation that seem to be tailored to users of MS Word and the like. In particular, the formatting of section headers differs only by use of ...
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Relatively placed overlay based on string length

Background Using ConTeXt I'm trying to reproduce the following result: The problem centres around the first character of the chapter title being offset a relative distance from the chapter title. ...
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KomaScript Book: How to have Chapter Headings formatted just like text?

Might seem like an odd thing to do, but so far it's proven beyond my novice-level Latex abilities, and related posts I've looked at on this site seem a little more complicated than what I need. In ...
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Glossaries: Hyperref/Link only the first occurence of an entry in each chapter

I want something similar to this question, but the answer lacks a few things that I need: redefinitions of the plural variants of the \gls macros (\glspl, \Glspl, \GLSpl) every time a new chapter is ...
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A Weird Pagination Problem with memoir, amsref

I have a weird problem to describe. Please consider the following code: \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,oldfontcommands,12pt]{memoir} % \documentclass[a4paper,twoside,oldfontcommands,12pt]{memoir} ...
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Substrings in ConTeXt

Problem Trying to get the first letter of a word for a chapter heading. The chapter style is being applied as follows: \setuphead[chapter][ command=\StyleChapter, % Hide the header's ...
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Multiple appendices, distributed throughout document

For my dissertation, I have multiple parts to represent each separate paper. I'm trying to get the appendix for each part to follow the part, and then have chapter numbering reset to 1 (rather than ...
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Set margin background colour for all chapter pages

Problem The \setupbackgrounds macro has the ability to change the background colour of the margins, from the top of the page to the bottom: \setupbackgrounds[footer,header,text][rightmargin][ ...
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Centering memoir frontmatter and backmatter chapter titles

How can I center the titles of the chapters in the frontmatter and the backmatter of a document written using memoir? Keep in mind that the mainmatter chapters should not be affected at all.
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long title in table of contents [duplicate]

Some of titles are too long, and when I make the table of contents, one line is not enough for them. How can this problem be solved? Can I split the title by a certain line break command? Or can I use ...
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Color background of chapter headings

I'm trying to change the background color of the chapter headings. I'd like the full top part of the page, including top and right margins to turn gray until the titlerule. Currently they look like ...
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How to insert table of contents based on chapters? [duplicate]

Verified, it does not have the answer in the linked post. I would like to create table of contents based on chapters. When I insert command \tableofcontents almost at the top -- after opening ...
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Change pagestyle to plain for first page of an unnumbered chapter

I'm writing my undergrad senior-thesis (at a German university) with the following specifications: \documentclass[12pt,headsepline,footsepline]{scrreprt} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} ...
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chapter style latex horizontal line

I want a chapter style like this: 1 ------chapter name------------- text text text text tex t text text text text t I have come this far: ...
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TOC customization in amsbook

I am transcribing an old book in LaTeX, trying to preserve the style. I found the amsbook class to be the perfect solution for me. I produce chapters with \chapter{Thermodynamic Systems} and I get ...
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Chapter headers with extending vertical rulers

I'm trying to reproduce the example below on the right margin, but have come into serious errors. \documentclass[a4paper,DIV=classic]{scrbook} \usepackage{scrpage2} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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Chapter summary included in TOC and main body text

I'd like is for a summary to appear both in the TOC and at the head of the chapter within the main-body of the work. If possible, matching the reduced font size, out-dented initial line, and overall ...
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Highly Customized Chapter, Section, and Subsection Headings

After going through some of the forum posts on custom headings and bad section breaks I am still unable to eliminate the later. I have customized my own Chapter and Section which generates "lonely" ...
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Table numbering in unnumbered chapters (e.g. \chapter*)

I've tried to google this in about a dozen different ways, but didn't find anything. I have an introduction chapter that uses \chapter*. The numbering of the subsections is fine - they're still ...
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Chapter redefinition

For a system userguide, I have to follow a style guide. This style guide imposes me to have : Chapters title in TOC without number neither word 'chapter' (in TOC and in the text) In the text I have ...
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Report document class with upper right page numbers and modifying chapter title format

I'm writing a lengthy masters thesis paper and am requiring some annoying editing of my TeX document. I need to have all of my main headers (table of contents, list of figures, list of tables, ...
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Appendix does not have a proper title when using \appendix

When compiling the following, for the appendix title, I get the title of the last chapter. First, the preamble: \documentclass[fontsize=12pt]{scrbook} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{tabularx} ...