{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 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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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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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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Chapter Headings different for the rest of pages of a document [closed]

I need to do the next chapter left headings. But instead of that my result is the ringth image. I am using a file.cls do it for someone else, and I dont understand very well how it works. I have ...
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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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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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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 ...
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How to refer Bibliography items in appendix?

I am referring bibliography items in the appendix. In my thesis Bibiliography is appearing after appendix. Everywhere in the text bibliography is properly referred but in appendix latex diaplays "[?]" ...
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How to use fncychap's style for \section?

I have a complex document which requires the use of many levels of document structures. In particular, the first two levels, \part and \chapter are reserved for meta-information while \section plays ...
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Start text on second page (without \chapter) at same position as on first page (with \chapter)

This MWE shows what I am trying: % arara: pdflatex \documentclass[oneside]{book} \usepackage{color} \begin{document}% \chapter*{A}% Some text% \clearpage% \vspace*{-1pt}% ...
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chapter style: how to put a box on the egde like veelo style?

I would like to modify the BlueBox chapter style of the memoir documentation (below) in such a way that the bluebox is at the edge of the page, like the veelo style. \documentclass{memoir} ...
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Change numbering level for one chapter only

Apologies if this is duplicate but couldn't find it. I have a document using amsmath for chapter, section & subsection numbering, & everything (theorems, lemmas etc) uses the same numbering ...
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answers using exercise.sty, beginning each chapter on new page

I have a multi-chapter tex document containing lecture notes, problem sets, and solution keys. I'm using exercise.sty to deliver the exercises and their solutions. Everything works great with the ...
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Defining a header style for acknowledgements (saying no to Chapter*{} !!!)

I'm using \documentclass{book} and I have also redefined my \chapter and \part heading styles. However, these styles do not apply to the heading of the Acknowledgements page (the word ...
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Removing the “chapter” title for one chapter only

How can I remove the "chapter" title for one chapter only? E.g. if I want to remove the "chapter" title for chapter 2 only, using \documentclass{report} \begin{document} \chapter{Hello} ...
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\makechapterstyle{} for scrreprt (change chapter title format)

The memoir-class offers the command \makechapterstyle{} to define the look of all chapter titles (e.g. https://www.writelatex.com/1312879nbdvry#/3224717/) Is there a way to create something similar ...
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Encoding issue when writing Greek in fancy ToC using TikZ

I am creating a fancy ToC using TikZ. My code is \documentclass{book} \usepackage{kerkis} \usepackage{pifont} \usepackage[explicit]{titlesec} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{epigraph} ...
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Adding different entities to a table of contents, part 2

This is a follow-on to the question: Adding different kinds of entities to table of contents As I build a huge document, things don't work as in the MWE from the previous problem. I stripped out the ...
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Correct use of hyperref and addcontentsline

I am having some issues with the hyperref package. I would like to create a Introduction chapter without a number so I use \chapter*{Introduction} and \addcontentsline{toc}{chapter}{Introduction} ...
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Chapter numbers not showing on page, but showing in TOC

In my multi-chapter document, I have child docs that all use \chapter but the chapter number is not showing, just the chapter title. However, the numbers do show in the TOC. Below is the MWE for the ...
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Parallel chapters in eledpar

I'm trying to typeset two parallel texts using eledpar. I want to have \chapter in both texts independently running in parallel. I would want to have two independent TOCs. When I add them they are ...
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How to get the chapter title in a single page - titlesec

Because of my thesis report style, I want to have the chapter title in a single page. I'm working with titlesec package. I used \clearpage and \newpage to solve this, but doesn't work. I also used ...
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How to create such a chapter style

I've been trying to create the chapter style shown in the image using memoir class but no luck with that. Can anyone help me out?
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How can I display a short chapter name in the header and a long chapter name in the ToC?

I am writing a book and one of my chapter has a very long title. As it can't be displayed correctly on the top of even pages, I provide a "short title name" via the \chapter[short title]{long title} ...
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Pagefilling pictures resulting in blank page before the next chapter

I've got a question in regards to pictures and chapters. It happened a few times now to me (like in the example below) that I have 1 or 2 pictures that fill up a page that suddenly the chapter ...
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How to place an image in a chapter title (perfectly centered)

Before to begin, I know about: \chapter{My Chapter Title\hfill\includegraphics{image}} But it's not what I'm searching. I want the following result: Next are all the methods I tried (and their ...
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Reducing chapter and section spacing for scrbook

I'm using scrbook document class and using chapters and sections. The spacing between chapters and sections is quite large, too large for my taste (before and after the chapter and section). So my ...
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How to bold the chapter number

I have removed the "Chapter" text. Now I want to make the number of chapter bold. How can I do this \titleformat{\chapter}{\rmfamily\huge}{\thechapter.}{25pt}{\huge\textbf}
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Chapter & Part Headings

I have a standard chapter heading style which puts chapter heading right aligned. I also have pages which separate the parts of the thesis. They're empty pages with just a heading and their heading is ...
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Adding different kinds of entities to table of contents

I have a number of different kinds of entities in a document using the book documentclass. There are Chapters, Labs, Appendices, etc. Just taking labs as an example, I created a newcommand that ...