{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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Theorem numbering in an unlabeled section at the beginning of a chapter

In the memoir class, I would like to have my theorems labeled according to the sections, e.g., Theorem 1.2.3. However, sometimes I have theorems at the beginning of a chapter before the first section ...
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Remove extra blank page before bibliography in chapter class

I have a [twoside]{book} document. The problem is that before bibliography there is an extra white page. In particular, the chapter before bibliography ends in an even page. The bibliography chapter ...
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What is the most practical method to write a book of math or physics problems?

My main problem is the following. I would like to put the problems and their solutions together into separate input files. In the source code I would like to switch easily between two modes. In mode 1 ...
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Compiling from chapter

I'm new to LaTeX. I created a new document with the following structure \documentclass{scrreprt} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{appendix} % ... % \begin{document} \maketitle ...
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Hyperref chapter in twocolumn mode (without using multicols)

I'm using the scrreprt class in twocolumn mode with hyperref: \documentclass[a4paper]{scrreprt} \usepackage[twocolumn]{geometry} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \tableofcontents ...
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chapter no newpage and headings

I have a document (scrbook class), in which I want some chapters not to start on a new page. I therefore defined the following: %define a chapter that does not add space at the top of the page ...
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Koma Script handbook says chapters can start on any page using headings=openany?

On page 87 of THE GUIDE: Koma Script [2015-1-14] under the section "Structuring of Documents" the guide lists many "options" for changing the default output of \chapter sectioning, such as ...
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New page for chapters but not for sections

I would like my report to show the chapter headings in the next page but the sections on the same page. It is a double page report. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,twoside]{report} \chapter{Introduction} ...
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Different bibliographies for each chapter with shared references

I tried to go through already posted solutions but I was not able to find one working for my case. I am compiling a ph.d. thesis with one main file, by including chapters. The format is the following ...
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Sectioning and Chaptering in AMSart not working at all w/example

I am wondering why AMSart which reputedly supports sectioning and chaptering doesn't compile my chapter headings at all. I have a non-working example here which shows that neither the section nor the ...
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Removing the zero in the chapter numbering

I have a line of code to hide "Chapter" and just head every chapter in the format "ChapterNumber" + "." + "ChapterTitle". However, the Table of Contents is assumed to be "Chapter 0", so it shows "0. ...
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Frontmatter chapter title size in memoir [closed]

How do I specify the chapter title font size in the frontmatter of a document typeset with memoir? I want to set different font sizes for the frontmatter, mainmatter, and backmatter. I need to reduce ...
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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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Unwanted chapter titles with fancyhdr package in twosided book class [closed]

I am using a two-sided book document class. I want to include the title of my book at the inside margin and the page number at the outside margin of the header. For that reason, I use the package ...
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Remove empty page before chapter

I keep getting empty pages and am struggling to remove them. :/ This is the documentclass I am using \documentclass[fontsize=12pt, paper=a4, headinclude, twoside=false, parskip=half+, ...
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Decrease top margin of some chapters

I'm finishing my thesis in LaTeX, using class "book". I use a 1.5 line stretch with \renewcommand{\baselinestretch}{1.5}. Everything is ok, but I'd like the Abstract chapter (\chapter*{Abstract}) to ...
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How to properly include long chapter titles into headings?

I am writing a PhD thesis which contains a long chapter title: On the edge of universality of sequential P systems When I use standard headings pagestyle, then the title in the heading overflows ...
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LaTeX Appendices: \chapter to \section, Appendix-numbers & Reset page-numbers

I found in the following question&solution the solution for using \chapter for appendices: Keep "Appendix #" in the appendix title, but remove the appendix from the table of contents ...
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hyperref is pointing always the first page

I am typing my thesis in latex. I used hyperref. Two papers are in the bibliography. Paper no 1 is cited in the first page and paper no 2 is cited in the 2nd page. When I am clicking the red ...
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Defining a new environment for chapter

I would like to define a new environment for chapter. to looks like this or much better (good-looking) without using \chapter*{1\ \textarabic{سورة الإخلاص }} and ...
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Margin & style difference front page

Okay, a lot of questions have been asked about this already but I still couldn't really find the answers I was looking for. There's this standard front page I need to use for my thesis that has these ...
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MacTex different chapter margins in different cases

I'm totally newbie in TeX and looking for help. I need to configure chapter styles according to requirements given by my university. It requires chapter to have top margin of 18pt and of 36pt if it ...
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Add word 'Chapter' before chapter number in toc (memoir class)

i want to have the word 'ΚΕΦΑΛΑΙΟ' which means Chapter in greek, before the chapter number in the table of contents and the 'ΠΑΡΑΡΤΗΜΑ' before appendices, i am using memoir class and the command ...
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Better two-column balancing?

I am looking for a better way to balance columns at the end of each chapter of a two-column layout. I have found several relevant approaches: use \documentclass[onecolumn]{memoir} and ...
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Displaying chapter + section

I want to display on every page header of my document the chapter/section/subsection number and name so that, for example, if we are scrolling down along the chapter 4, Utilities, it says ...
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LaTeX Chapter start on same page, spacing error

I'm trying to use this code for no use of \clearpage for chapters in a report. \makeatletter \patchcmd{\chapter}{\if@openright\cleardoublepage\else\clearpage\fi}{\par}{}{} \makeatother The command ...
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How to change the chapter number to display as text (One, Two, …)?

In LaTeX, how do I change the chapter number to display as text? eg: CHAPTER ONE not CHAPTER 1; CHAPTER THIRTEEN not CHAPTER 13.
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Tufte Latex Class - First chapter has no number

I'm starting to get a little desperate. My first chapter has no number and I can't figure out why. To get chapter numbers I used \setcounter{secnumdepth}{4} . This works perfectly for every chapter, ...
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The blank page between last chapter and list of symbols

I have problem with blank page but the answers I've found here didn't work. I have found two (unwanted) ways how to get rid of the page (under the code): \documentclass[12pt]{report} ...
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Making chapters bold in table of contents

Problem: How do I make chapter titles bold in the below MWE? Minimal working example: \documentclass{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[titles]{tocloft} \begin{document} %: ...
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\backmatter not working

I am using the commands \frontmatter, \mainmatter and \backmatter to distinguish between the different parts of the thesis. The first two works fine, the \backmatter doesn't: the pages numeration ...
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Header in chapter with chapter marks/info

I want to have header in chapter page but it must include the chapter's number as well. For example, in Chapter 1 the header should include the nunber of the chapter 1. I have found the: ...
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removing chapter title in one of my chapters?

I have written my thesis in LaTeX (xepesian) and I have customized my chapters title as follows, ‎\makeatletter‎ ‎\def\thickhrule{\leavevmode \leaders \hrule height‎ .‎5ex \hfill \kern \z@}‎ ...
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Customize KOMA section headings without titlesec

A quick question: Is it possible to change the name of a part/chapter/section with some sort of command? For example, I have a chapter called "Important Things". I created this chapter with the ...
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Font Inconsistency in fncychap

I am using the Sonny style for chapter headings in fncychap package. I noted that the font for chapter headings and the one for section headings are different. This seems very odd. Preferably, I would ...
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Interaction with green chapter titles — right paren shows up black

I use \setupinteraction[state=start] and \setupcolors[state=start] for making the entries of the table of contents interactive, and all entries show up green. But in the backmatter a chapter title ...
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Includeonly for files in subdirectory

I have a book and I have all my chapters stored in a subdirectory chapters. How do I use \includeonly on those files? My current attempts have not been working. MWE: \documentclass{scrbook} ...
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How to change the position of the Chapter Number (pedersen style of memoir)

I am creating a document using the memoir class and pedersen style. In my document which is mainly portrait, I have to display some diagrams in a landscape orientation. Unfortunatley, one of the pages ...
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Change font size of specific chapter

I have set the options of my chapter titles which are fine. However, for one specific chapter title (statement of authorship) I would prefer the title to be smaller than all the preceeding chapter ...
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Coloured swatch per chapter

I know that this should be possible, but I'm not sure how to go about it. I would like to have a small rectangle appear on each page (outside edge), which runs right up to the edge of the page, and ...
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Font style and chapter style [closed]

I would like how to mimic the chapter and font style used in the following document: I would be very pleased if you help me broadly.
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Chapter with specific number (1, 1b, 2, 2b, 3, 4)

Currently I use a manually declared version of the chapter title. But the idea is to extend it to use specific and manually chosen number of the chapters. I try to obtain numbers like this 1, 1b, 2, ...
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Chapter and Section format

I want my chapter titles to look as they would with the code below. \documentclass[12pt]{book} \pagestyle{plain} \usepackage{amssymb,latexsym} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsthm} ...
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“Inspirational” quote at start of chapter

I recall seeing a package to make quotes like that of the following image at the start of a chapter, but I can't seem to find it again. (This image is from the book Combinatorics and Graph Theory ...
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Display the algorithm number based on the chapters

I have to number the algorithms based on the chapters that they appear. I have used the command \listofalgorithmes. But still I have the issues. Please refer to the attached codes and figures ...
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Start only some chapters on right-hand side after a set page/chapter

I'm working on my masters thesis, and have a fairly decent structure (I feel..), but I have one issue. I want my chapters to start on the right-hand side, which in itself is not hard to do. However, ...
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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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How to typeset numbering of problems as in “Algebraic Geometry and Arithmetic Curves”

I would like to typeset solutions to a book in algebraic geometry. Namely, the author numbers the chapters like in 1 Some topics in commutative algebra 1.1 Tensor products 1.1.1 Tensor product of ...
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Make \sections in book class start on the right (odd pages)

I'm using the book documentclass, but I use \section instead of \chapter to structure it. Is it possible to make the sections start on the right (odd pages)?
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Chapters number moves out of margin

i'm new to LaTeX and got a problem. The picture says it all... When my number of chapters exceeds 9, the second digit moves out of the margin.... I have copied the following layout, for the ...