{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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Color background for chapter titles which stretches horizontally to the margins

I'm working on my chapter titles. I like them to have a background which stretches to the edge of the page. The drawbacks of the minimal document below are: The TOC also has the background, too. ...
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\usepackage[Glenn]{fncychap} and missing numbering [closed]

I created my thesis using \usepackage[Glenn]{fncychap} for chapters. Sadly not all chapters of the parts are numbered. It's quite odd that in part I, chapters 1-2 are numbered but 4-5 are not. In part ...
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How to skip parskip linespread for all chapter definitions?

I'm trying to skip my parskip and linespread settings for all of my \chapter definitions. Here's my complete example: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,oneside,]{scrreprt} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Sections without chapters in a LaTeX document [duplicate]

I have a document generated by doxygen with just \section directives and no chapters, so they're getting numbered as 0.1 Section 1 0.2 Section 2 0.2.1 SubSection 1 How can I skip the chapter number ...
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No page numbers after chapters in the contents

Seems that digging for several hours for solution did not help me, so I must ask a question directly. So, I'm writing a book, that consists of chapters and sections. The deal is with the table of ...
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Chapter headings too wide for page, but won't break

I'm preparing a document (scrreprt) which has pretty long chapter titles. Apparently, those are too long: they exceed the right margin by quite a bit, and of course I'm getting Overfull \hbox ...
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Chapters numbering

A question about chapters numbering and the ToC. I do this: \include{disclaimer} \include{dedication} \include{epigraphe} \include{ackno} \include{abstract} \setcounter{page}{1} ...
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Assembling multiple beamer slide decks into “book” with “chapters” and TOC

I have a number of related beamer slide decks that I'd like to print as a bound handout "book". My file layout is as follows: A general include file (include.tex) used by most other files: ...
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Get chapter numbers as text in the report class

im trying to get my chapter numbers printed as text, but on the way there i messed up my section numbers with text "ONE" and "TWO" an such, here is what i was doing, This code centers, pull up and ...
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renew command chapter - suppress “chapter” show only number and name [duplicate]

I am using the report document class and would like to define the following behaviour when using the chapter command: Normally it makes the chapter the following way: \chapter{Theory} Chapter 1 ...
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How to get all CAPS chapter titles

Trying to get all CAPS chapter titles. Using the following, only the ToC chapter title is all CAPS: \documentclass{memoir} \renewcommand{\chaptitlefont}{\MakeUppercase} \begin{document} ...
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Put chapter title in the middle of a page (vertically)

I'm using fncychap package to customize my chapters' titles. I want to put the chapter title in the center of a separate page (vertically). \documentclass{report} \usepackage[Bjornstrup]{fncychap} ...
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Reference non-included chapters in large document

I have a large document that contains many different chapters which reference each other. The body of the main latex file looks something like: \maketitle \tableofcontents \include{chapter1} ...
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How to get rid of “chapter”? [duplicate]

This picture shows my actual chapter design. It contains the Norwegian text "Kapittel" for chapter, and I want to get rid of it. How can I do this?
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Questions about chapter section and their formation

Hello, everyone, I want to arrange the chapter and section as the picture shown and The font should be Times New Roman, 12 point, could anyone give me some tips.
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Chapter number position

As default chapter looks like: "Chapter 1" I need it to be "1 chapter" How can I change number placement? I am using \documentclass[a4paper]{report}
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Hansen-like chapter heading

I'm trying to customize the book class chapter headings. Something similar to memoir Hansen chapter style might be cool. But I'm quite stuck right now since I can't make the chapter title overlap the ...
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“Chapter 2 1/2”: Custom Chapter Number [duplicate]

I'm copying to LaTeX my notes on Maths subject. My professor is quite weird, and "invented" a Chapter 2 1/2 (two and a half) between chapter 2 and chapter 3. For example: Chapter 2 Vector spaces and ...
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How can I add a list of sections within a chapter at the start of every chapter?

As the title says, I want to basically list all of the sections within a chapter in a small table of contents at the beginning of every new chapter. See the image for clarification.
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Alignment of Part and Chapter headings text

Following this question of mine, I try to make the start of part and chapter title headings "vertically parallel" (right term?). Example of what I get: ("." not visible only to show space ...
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Myriad Pro: Chapter number style of the toc with pdfLaTex

I use the MinioPro and MyriadPro fonts in my document. To compile I use the pdfLaTex. I would like to change the format of the table of contents. I'm looking for an option to make the chapter ...
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Chapter heading using report class

How do I "translate" the following from memoir class to report class? I'm currently writing a dissertation in report class and it would be great if I could use this chapter heading: ...
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Second optional input to \chapter to rename bookmark

I would like to include a second optional argument in \chapter's definition to be able to give the bookmark a name different from the one displayed on the toc. The reason for this is that on the toc ...
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Last chapter not appearing in table of contents

I am new to LaTeX. I have been creating a document with four chapters. As I am editing the chapters and compiling the code, sometimes Chapter 4 is being left out from the table of contents. To me, it ...
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How to define in one Chapter two parts

I was wondering where this is possible in LaTeX? Chapter 2 Part 1 Section 2.1.1 Section 2.1.2 Subsection 2.1.2.1 Subsection 2.1.2.2 Part 2 Section 2.2.1 ...
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Adjusting spacing on chapter heading for all sections of a thesis

My university recently changed the formatting standards for thesis/dissertations, and I'm working with a LaTeX style file that has been hacked on by several others. It more or less works, but every ...
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How to handle Overfull \hbox cause by the reference of the chapter in the upper side of the page? [duplicate]

My chapter title is to long to be print in the upper side of the page. You can see from the image that the "reference to the chapter" (what's its name?) go beyond the .pdf page, 'UTLIZZATE' is ...
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nameref fails when chapter title has macro

I'm trying to use \nameref for chapters. It works fine as long as the \chapter command has no macros as argument. If the \chapter command takes a macro as argument, \nameref always prints the last ...
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Problem with \chapter* and fancyhdr

I'm having a problem with \chapter*{} and fancyhdr. I want to start the first chapter of my thesis with a introduction section, appearing in the TOC but without numeration, that's why I use: ...
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Chapter header wanted in a separate page

As the title indicates I want the chapters' titles to appear in the middle of a separate page.
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Update references and labels of equations after changing the order

This seems again trivial, but I cannot find any solution to my problem in the questions that have been asked on referencing. The issue can be explained easily: I am making a document with many ...
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Chapter Headings in TOC

I'm looking to accomplish what was shown here: Table of Contents with Chapter Where the toc was changed from 1 Introduction to Chapter 1 Introduction Except I also have an abstract, ...
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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 ...