{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 can I put two pagebreaks after a chapter title?

\documentclass[11pt,twoside,fleqn]{book} \usepackage{lipsum} ‎ \begin{document} ‎‎ ‎\chapter{Chapter One}‎ ‎\newpage‎‎ ‎\newpage‎‎‎ \lipsum[1-2] ‎\end{document}‎ How can I make the chapter start ...
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How add white space under chapter heading in memoir class using pedersen chapter style?

I added a MWE at the bottom of the post. I want a little more white space under the title heading, because it feels a bit cramped the way it is now. Can someone help me with that? ...
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Make a smart chapter command that adjusts horizontal width based on title width

I'm currently testing a two column layout in a document using the book class. I would like to change the behaviour of the \chapter command. Right now, a short chapter title produces a lot of ...
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\thispagestyle{empty} on last page doesn´t work

I need a site without page style at the end of a document. But the command doesn´t work. How can I solve this? \documentclass[BCOR=10mm,DIV=11] {scrreprt} \usepackage{setspace} ...
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How do I reset the footnote cross-referencing counter for each chapter?

I am writing my thesis in the document class scrbook, and have the footnotes counter set to start again from 1 in each chapter. However when I reference a source more than once within a chapter, it ...
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Changing to a custom font in LaTeX?

I'm using the following template from ShareLaTeX. I would like to improve the template by adding another custom font and a different chapter heading like in this other template. How can I do that?
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Match white space above chapter title to top margin as defined in geometry package

I would like to change the position of chapter titles, specifically the amount of white space above them. I am using the book class and defining margins using the geometry package. The chapter command ...
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Correctly setting chapter hierarchy [closed]

I'm not sure if I've phrased the title correctly, but let me try to explain: I have my tex file basically organized as follows: \frontmatter ... ... \mainmatter \input chap1 \input ...
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Did anybody manage to use the PhD package?

I've seen these very nice dicussion about fancy chapters: Fancy chapter headings It seems that the packages are now called PhD https://github.com/yannisl/phd I can't find any documentation about ...
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One lowercase letter in chapter name

I have a chapter title which has an abbreviation inside. The chapter title in the class is all written in uppercase letters, but the plural suffix of the abbreviation should be in lowercase. How can I ...
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Can TeX know when it's at the top of a page?

I have a memoir project where the chapters run right after each other with a divider line between chapters. If the chapter falls at the top of a page there shouldn't be a line or a space. Is there any ...
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Chapter title cannot be drawn next to big figure with [H]-option

When trying to add a big image directly below a chapter title, the image together with the title are drawn to the following, an even page. This way, the first page is empty. However, I want to start ...
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Latex refuses to number chapters

Simply, my chapters are not numbered. This is true for both numbers in the TOC (all entries start with 0., like 0.4.12, 0.3.3, 0.2, no matter which chapter they are in), neither are things I used to ...
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Daleif1 Theme : how to get part's title above chapter?

I am using the daleif1 theme, and I would like to have the \part's title juste above the \chapter's title on the same page. \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage[explicit]{titlesec} ...
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Start a new chapter without heading

In the appendix of my thesis (using scrreprt) I want to start a new chapter containing a lot of large figures. For formating reasons I don't want the automatic heading, created when using ...
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Leaving 2 blank pages upon compilation

I am trying to add a non numbered chapter. I have done so successfully for other chapters using the same code. The code I am using is: \clearpage \chapter*{Nomenclature} ...
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Wrong page number in contents

I am trying to add a non number chapter in the table of contents. Below are the packages already in use for the complete document. \documentclass[12pt,twoside,a4paper]{report} ...
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How to get chapterthumb work in KOMA-Script?

I came from here as I was looking for a way to get chapterthumb work according to the directions. I manually installed the chapterthumb.sty package into the texlive2013 distribution. However, the MWE ...
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How to get chapterthumbs match their chapter titles in KOMA-Script?

This is an add-on question to a previous one on chapterthumbs. Please consider the MWE below, the chapterthumbs are not matching the chapter titles (Discussion should appear instead of Materials & ...
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List sections of chapter at beginning of that chapter

How can one have a mini table of contents for the current chapter appear just after the chapter name listing all sections of that chapter?
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How to format the chapter heading?

How can I change the chapter heading of the book class to typeset centered chapter names as shown in the image above?
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Non numbered chapter* header issue

I have a problem with the headers on the second page of my non-numbered chapter. Below is my minimal working example. Everything works but in my Introduction chapter (if I put it without a number as ...
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How to insert a paragraph before the chapter title?

I need to include several lines before the chapter title for some (not all) chapters. A new chapter always starts with a new page, how to realize the following layout for certain chapter while other ...
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Fancy chapter headings

I'm searching for nice predefined chapter headings. I've found the fncychap package, and seen that memoir has quite a few, too. Do you know other packages that provide predefined fancy chapter ...
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Table of Contents unbold chapter names

I require chapter names unbold in Table of Contents. Please guide me how I unbold the heading of chapter names only in Table of Contents.
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modular chapters of a dissertation

I have several different chapters I would like to include into a dissertation. Each chapter is a standalone paper and has its own directory structure (figures, tables, etc.). I would like to retain ...
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How to make this chapter heading style?

As fncychap has no such chapter style, and using the memoir class will cause a lot conflicts with my current settings (book class), how to make this style (perhaps using the titlesec package)? title ...
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Placing the appendices after the backmatter in a thesis

This question points out that in the book class, as soon as the \backmatter command appears, the chapter numbering ceases to work properly. Thus, one is essentially forced to put the bibliography ...
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Change font size of lstlistoflistings heading

How can I change font size of lstlistoflistings heading? Currently it is smaller than normal chapter heading title. Any ideas? Unfortunately I need to use document class from my university, my MWE: ...
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Set initial line after chapter title relative to top margin, not relative to end of chapter title

I want to set the initial line of text in every chapter to start at the same position on the page relative to the top margin of the page, and not relative to the last line of the chapter title. I ...
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Formatting chapter style in REPORT document class

I am trying to write my Thesis using LaTeX. I am using the report document class. I have created multiple TeX files (one each for abstract, acknowledgment, and chapters) using 'chapters'. When I use ...
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Conditional spacing based on length of chapter title

In LaTeX, (or possibly XeLaTeX), how can one achieve the following: A double spacing a 1- or 2-line chapter title, and single spacing under a 3- or more-line chapter title. A triple space ...
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How to put table of contents at the beginning of each chapter? [duplicate]

How can i have such a format in every chapter in my thesis. More specifically i would like this table of contents for each chapter depending on its subsections.
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Chapter Heading Design

I'd like to design a chapter heading similar to the one in the picture below. I like to put a line between the number and the chapter name and also align the the chapter name to the left. I'm using ...
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print the chapter number as name in class file latex

I am using a Duke University LaTeX template for master thesis, the template print chapter headers as follows: Chapter 1 chapter name but I want to print it as follows Chapter one: ...
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I can not modify the chapter in latex

Sorry for my English. Hello, I want to get something like this: Latex My level is not so high to do so. I tried to do it with the following code, but not sure it will help some. He had thought ...
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Remove “chapter #” from the chapter title but keep chapter number in the table of contents

I am using report document class. I want to remove word "Chapter" and "chapter number" from chapter title, so when new chapter starts I will get only chapter title. I can do it using: ...
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Chapter Design in Latex [closed]

I am writing a mathematics book for grade six . I need a special style for the title of the chapters. Does any one have an idea. Any help is highly appreciated. I plan to add pictures to the title. ...
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Multiple Dictums for a chapter

I would like to have more than one quote at the start of a chapter. I am using the dictum environment with scrreprt. If I do two back to back dictums, it simply ignores the first and proceeds with the ...
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Wrapper to enclose several chapters in LaTeX

If I have a document with the order of chapters as follows \documentclass[oneside,11pt]{report} % ... \tableofcontents \listoffigures \listoftables \chapter{Introduction} \chapter{Background} ...
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Insert footer on chapter page but NOT header

this may or may not seem to be a weird thing to want, but I would like to have a customized header on all my pages, except the first one of each chapter, ToC, ..... Furthermore, I would like to have a ...
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How to typeset chapter heading on a page of its own with memoir [duplicate]

Hi I am a newbie typesetting a book with the Memoir class (texlive 2014 and LyX). I would like to place chapter titles on a (verso) page of their own, with the text of the chapter starting on the ...
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Help Chapter Header [closed]

could you help me do a chapter headers like this (sorry for my english) if the page number is odd or even appears in a different place I be trying to use the following code: Fancy Chapter Headings ...
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Bibliographies by chapter using bibtopic on classicthesis LyX port

I need help with bibliographies by chapter using bibtopic with classicthesis (v4.1 LyX) with LyX (v2.0.2) under Ubuntu Linux (or a better option). I need bibliographies at the end of each chapter (as ...
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Need Help in formatting my Book - Chapter headings - Headers

I am a Chemical Engineering graduate and I am helping my mentor in typesetting his book. He has given me the text and equations in MS Word and I have to convert the same in LaTeX. I used Adobe ...
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Use three chapter title definitions

my chapter titles are rather long, which is not a problem on text pages, but for the ToC. Hence, I use this command to provide two versions: \chapter[Category\\ This is my long title]{Category -- ...
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fancyhdr clearing first page of a chapter

Hi have already a working fancyheader, but it is also showing on the chapter beginning which I want to avoid (see attachment). \pagestyle{plain} % reset page numbering to 1,2,3,.. ...
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Latex, how to “avoid” syllabify or hyphenation

I've a problem with latex (I'm new with it): it hyphenates :) :) I'm writing my thesis and I don't want the hyphenation. The strange thing is the fact that when I write the \chapter there is no ...
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Change chapter numbers to words in Arabic

Instead of "Chapter 1" I want "Chapter one", but in Arabic. one => الأول and so on. In english, a solution exist: \usepackage{fmtcount,etoolbox} \makeatletter ...
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Chapter turns into Appendix in TOC

I am writing my PhD thesis, using documentclass Thesis. To compile the table of contents, I write the following. However, in the pdflatex-file, this correctly produces 1. Introduction, and ...