{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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Include a package in one chapter only

I have this package that removes the header from the pages \fancypagestyle{noheadrule}{ \fancyhf{} \renewcommand{\headrulewidth}{0pt} \fancyhead[LE,RO]{\thepage} } ...
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Number chapter disappeared

I have no idea what happend. I had to reset TexStudio because it didn't show me the preview. Now there isn't chapter's numbers. Before I had: Chapter 1, Chapter 2 etc. with its title. Now there's only ...
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How can I make \chapter (or other command) do nothing?

I tried renewcommand like this: \renewcommand\chapter{} But when I write \chapter{test} in my document there still is text "test" just without any formatting.
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including chapters in content list

I have no specific definitions in my latex file, I only use \tableofcontents. However, in the content list, the chapter names are not shown (I defined them by \chapter{example}). How can I see the ...
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author chapter table of contents

I am using the following: \documentclass[10pt,twoside]{memoir} \usepackage[german]{babel} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage[ansinew]{inputenc} \renewcommand{\thesection}{\arabic{section}} ...
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Problem with a custom chapter definition and scrlayer-scrpage

I have written a custom chapter command that uses tikz to draw a box for the title, add a picture and other stuff. So far everything works as expected, but the marking for the chapter of the headline ...
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Changing “language” settings used by Pandoc for generated output [Pandoc template variables]

This is not directly a LaTeX question since I use Markdown to format my text but this subpart of "stack" seems the most correct place to ask my question. I generate my PDF with Pandoc from markdown ...
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How to create individual chapter PDFs

My document structure has one file with preamble (i.e. MainTex) and around 75 individual .tex files (i.e. Chapter_01, Chapter_02, ..., Chapter_75) representing each chapter. I am using \include ...
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using \include for unnumberred chapters and sections ->tableofcontent mess?

I want to have a document with the following preconditions: sections in separate files -> \include{} chapters and sections are unnumbered -> using \addchap{} and \addsec{} chapter headings should ...
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Chapters not starting on the same height

And I have no idea why ! Why in my example, do I have the first chapter ok, and the second that stand higher on the page ? \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Insert chapter Number inside a symbol and a block of text too

The author of a book I am editing would like to insert a certain symbol inside the Chapter Numbers of his book. He wants this: Is there a way to insert a symbol in background and be able to write ...
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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 ...
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How to include chapters in list of fixmes using KOMA-Script

How can I add the chapter to the \listoffixmes (lox-list) from the {fixme}-Package? I found a lot of solutions for adding the chapter/section to the list of figures / tables / ... but non of them ...
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Understanding of a Chapter Style Code

I am trying to get a fancy style for my report, and I found one online here I used it for another report, but not exactly with the same code. I wanted to play around with it, change things, and ...
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Remove chapter from ToC without losing the numbering in the document

I'm trying to remove a chapter in the ToC to instead replace it with a custom text. A easy way is do like this: \chapter*{Chapter} \addcontentsline{toc}{chapter}{Custom chapter name} But this ...
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How to delete the header from introduction chapter?

I write a report and I want to write an introduction before the first chapter,so I put this at the begin of "Introduction file": \chapter*{Introduction générale} \label{Introdution} I have 3 pages ...
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Optimize Chapter Styling

Im currently writing my thesis and use a premade template to style my chapter headings (Modified nr 26 at http://zoonek.free.fr/LaTeX/LaTeX_samples_chapter/0.html, credit to Vincent Zoonekynd). I am ...
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How to remove top sep line in chapter and empty pages?

I am trying to remove the top sep line (I want the bottom still to be there) for chapter and empty pages only while using KOMA. I hope someone can help me.
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Reduce the space between the top of the page and the header (the white space)

Can anyone help me with my header problem. I would like to reduce the space between the top of the page and the header (the white space). How do I do that in this code? Thanks in advance ...
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Chapter heading

I am using the report class with combinations of fancychap and fancyhdr packages. It always display a chapter title in capital letters, I want it to display a title as it is given to the \chapter ...
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Is there a way to center align chapter titles?

I tried using \begin{\centerline{Chapter Title}} but using this causes the index/table of contents \tableofcontents's entries for chapters to be center aligned as well. Is there a better way to ...
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Chapter Heading placement

I have a lot of short chapters so I would like the Chapter to go at the top of a page and text to immediately follow it. In other words, not so much blank space. Second, I would like to define a lab ...
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References to figures has bad hyperlinks

In my LaTeX document I have some figures. They are automatically numbered using the chapters they are within, for example. Fig 1.1, Fig 2.3 etc. I am using mwart document class. My problem is that the ...
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How to move the chapter title upwards on page?

How can I get the chapter higher on the page in order to get as many words as possible per page. Here is my MWE of what I am talking about. \documentclass[12pt]{book} ...
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Start new chapter on same page

I am using report document class. When I create a new chapter, it starts it on a new blank page in which only the chapter name appears. I want to be able to start new chapters on the same page as the ...
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I want to add a bookmark to the beginning of the included document

I use \chapter*{myChapter} in order to avoid printing the string Chapter on my title page. This is good except for the fact that there is no bookmark anymore in the .pdf file. I read about inserting a ...
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Undefined control sequence \likechapter

I'm trying to make a ToC that would have numbered chapters and other items which would be numbered but would not be chapters. To this end I'm trying to use a snippet I've found on the Web: ...
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Adjusting Chapter Heading and Page Number Appearance [closed]

I am in the midst of the final round of editing of my thesis and need to make one last change which has driven me crazy. My thesis has 1 inch margins all around. However, the chapter headings and ...
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Editing .cls file [closed]

I am using a .cls file for my thesis but the document format is not perfect. I need to guarantee that the pages which are generated with the following commands are in the odd pages: \maketitle, ...
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Multiline title sided by epigraph

I want to customize one of my chapter titles to emphasize its acronym. I believe that splitting it onto multiple lines it a good solution, but I would also like to make the first letters stand out. ...
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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 ...
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Break-up Chapter Header in two or more lines part 2

This post is building from the post found here. Plese help me develop a solution where the "numberless" chapters like the List of Algorithms and List of Matlab Codes be displayed as: Line 1 List ...
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Komascript chapter title position

I'm trying to format the Chapter title (I'm using Ubuntu which has komascript 3.12) using Tikz to add a minitoc. I can format the number and chapter prefix but the chapter title does not change ...
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How to reference a chapter after using the \setcounter{chapter}{0} [closed]

I'm trying to create a reference the appendix. The appendix package is resetting the chapter and section exectly like I do and I started to notice this bug while using it... So I use the \setcounter ...
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Same \chapterformat for \chapter and \chapter* without titlesec

I've done some styling for my chapter titles, based upon tikz and the titlesec package. Unfortunately, the KOMA-Script packages gives me numerous warnings about titlesec. In order to get rid of the ...
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How can I have a vertical bar in chapter title which scales with the broken title?

I am trying to reproduce a nice chapter title as shown as Less is More in this blog using titlesec: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{titlesec, blindtext, color} ...
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How to compile just one chapter, with bibliography of citations in that chapter?

I'd like to compile one chapter in a thesis, and include the bibliography, with only the citations found in that chapter. I am using \include and \includeonly to get just the chapter I want, but it ...
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Centering chapter/section/subsection and font size

\documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{setspace} \usepackage{geometry} \geometry{letterpaper, left=1.25in, right=1.0 in, top=1.0in, bottom=1.0in, includefoot} \usepackage{amsmath, ...
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Personalize title 2

Seeing my previous question (solved), I have another doubt. Now that I have personalize also the contents, the TOC style is in conflict with the chapters style. There is another thread about this ...
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How to modifier chapter*?

\documentclass{book} \usepackage[left=2cm,right=2cm,top=2cm,bottom=2cm]{geometry} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[charter]{mathdesign} \usepackage{graphicx, calc} ...
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Change format of chapter

How to change format of chapter like this photo, please? \documentclass{book} \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage[tracking=true]{microtype} \usepackage{lipsum}% juts to generate text for the example ...
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How to reduce the gap at the beginning of chapter 1? [closed]

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{mnnit} \usepackage{graphicx,times,epsfig,amsmath} \usepackage[Sonny]{myfancy} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \setcounter{secnumdepth}{5} \usepackage{float} \usepackage{subfig} ...
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Two chapters on same page in memoir, with twocolumn

This is a follow-up to the question two chapters on same page in memoir \documentclass[oneside,landscape,twocolumn]{memoir} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \chapter*{Test 1} This is a test ...
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In table of contents, how to have title 'Chapters' before the list of chapters

I have the following table of contents: Is there any way to add the title 'Chapters' before the list of chapters, in the same way that 'Appendices' is shown before the list of appendices? Thanks in ...
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How to format my \chapter* similarly to my \chapter style

I have used the following code to format my chapters and sections in my report. \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt]{report} \usepackage{xcolor} \definecolor{dtured}{RGB}{153,0,0} ...
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one chapter affects layout of the next one

I maintain a very long document, which I usually process chapter by chapter, then compile the whole when the chapter I changed satisfies my needs. however, I saw an inconsistency in one of my ...
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Section without a chapter number, in a chaptered document

I am using chapters. I want to include one section (a page or two) that does not have a chapter number, and that does not increment the chapter counter. I've tried includeing it, without using ...
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Don't create section for bibliography

I am writing a document which uses chapters (\chapter{...}) instead of sections and would like to create one chapter for my references. But when I am using these commands: \bibliographystyle{plain} ...
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Insert the number and name of the section in the header, (including on a chapter's opening page)

By using fancyhdr, I want to get the section name and number in the header of pages and if relievant also the chapter name. To be CLEARER, The question goes to : How to put on the header of the ...
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Article headers

I have a problem with article headers. I am almost always writing reports, but now I decided to write a article, because I think I could make the design of my latex document look better . So I want my ...