{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 customize chapter heading in thesis?

I need help in formatting my thesis. I m using isuthesis class. My university guidelines doesnt match with isuthesis CHAPTER HEADING STYLE AND SECTION HEADING STYLE. aCCORDING TO UNIVERSITY, The ...
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Changing the font size of certain chapters in TOC

I'm writing my thesis according to my university's rules. According to that I want to change the font size (to 14 pt) of the main chapters in the TOC. When I make the change with ...
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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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myheadings in memoir - chapter title verso and recto page

I wrote a book with memoir. My last problem is, that I have a chapter, which is so short, that it has no sections. This leads to the fact that on the recto page there is an empty header. How can I ...
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Per-chapter blank page disappears after Chapter 2

I use LaTeX with the document class book. I´d like a blank page between chapters but it works only after Chapter 1. I've tried to force a blank page with \newpage, \clearpage and \cleardoublepage and ...
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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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Two lines chapters with Koma-Script

I'm using Koma-Script (scrbook class). I want chapters with two lines: This is line number one which contains the title of the chapter This is line number two which contains the subtitle of the ...
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Chapters after sections are not working with the template I got

I copied a template for a nice table of contents for my document. But after I have a section in my chapter, the rest of the chapters will give a error: "something's wrong--perhaps a missing /item". ...
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Different chapter title

Is there a way to replace "Chapter 1" in the first chapter, with "1", then a tab and then the name of the first chapter in a report class? Like it's displayed in the table of contents? I could use ...
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Strange “No line to end error” from \newchapter{} Thesis Formatting

I'm using a document class from my University, {urithesis} and I'm receiving some strange errors I can't seem to clear up - I was hoping someone might have some experience with similar issues. This ...
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Include figure on the same page above \chapter

In a book, with the book documentclass, I'm typesetting I want to include a figure above the \chapter title. This however has turned out to be hard. With the following code: \chapter{Uppväxt} ...
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how to stop “\newpage” in \chapter

I'm using a memoir style. This one to be exact. \documentclass{memoir} \let\STARTCODE\relax \let\STOPCODE\relax \STARTCODE \usepackage{fourier} % or what ever \usepackage[scaled=.92]{helvet}%. ...
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Unable to change the Chapter Number to Roman numeral alone

When I am using the following command \renewcommand\thechapter{\Roman{chapter}} to set the chapter # to roman. It is also changing the subsection numbering to roman. Do you have any idea, why? ...
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How to set a uniform font size for chapter names?

How can I change the font size of chapter names in LyX?
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Change spacing above and below chapter [duplicate]

I have following document: \documentclass[final]{book} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{titlesec} \titlespacing{\chapter}{0pt}{0pt}{0pt} \begin{document} \chapter*{Chapter One} \lipsum{1-5} ...
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Chapter and its name not on the same line

Sorry for being unclear. I am a LaTeX beginner and have been struggling to place the chapter name with its number on the same line where chapter is. This is how it should be: The code itself was ...
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Reduce the vertical spacing just before the chapter start [duplicate]

Please help me out to reduce the vertical space at chapter start. The link for the .tex, .cls file along with the problem snapshot - ...
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How to reduce the gap at the begining of chapter 1?

\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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Use of different font by name in chapter, section, subsection In memoir class

I'm using memoir class and I have an open type font I would like to use through my document. I have achieved that but I would like to customize it a little in chapter headings, section headings etc. ...
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Change format of chapter number in memoir class

I am using XeLaTeX with the memoir class and Greek text and I would like to change the chapter title to be uppercase instead of lowercase I have this \chapter{Αποτελεσματικότητα του Ανταγωνιστικού ...
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chapter numbering does not work

I'm currently writing my master thesis. Thereto, I received a template from my professor for the thesis (its my first latex project btw. :(). I tried for hours, to correct an error, but I haven't been ...
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Chapter 0/Roman numerals

I'm using the book document class, together with subfiles and fancyhdr. For pedagogical reasons, my document starts with Chapter 0. I've managed to get the headers formatted as I want, with one ...
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Customizing vertical indents relative to the page margins

I use titletoc\titlesec for typesetting a book. \documentclass[a4paper]{book} \pdfoutput=1 %For postig in ArXiv.org \usepackage{textcase} \usepackage[14pt]{extsizes} ...
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Set page number in all Chapter start pages with KOMA-Script

I'm using the KOMA-Script to define my headings and I would like to show only the page number in the chapter start pages. I got this by creating a new style and using it with ...
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Fine-grained control of sectioning numbers displayed in TOC?

I'm writing a book, and I would like to have (relatively?) fine-grained control of what numbers are printed in the TOC. No numbers printed for chapters, only their names. Section numbers printed for ...
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How I can improve the style of this title?

I'm working on book class and happen to have a relatively long title, when I write I get this: I would go up a bit the title, but that short titles remain in place but that short titles remain ...
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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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Insertion of blank pages in Thesis using document class Thesis

I am writing my thesis and want to insert blank pages after Declaration, Abstract, Acknowledgments, etc. and also after each chapter so that the next chapter/ section starts from odd-numbered page. I ...
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Making the unnumbered Bibliography chapter in memoir into a numbered chapter

My supervisor has told me my references section needs to be numbered. However, I do not know how to make that happen. I read somewhere about redefining the \printbibliography command within the ...
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Add preliminary elements to the ToC

Assume I have finished two sections of my book so far, yet I want to display my preliminary ToC with all parts and chapters (but with no page number) as a preview like this: I First Part ...
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renewcommand the chapter in chinese problem

I move code from Miktex into Texlive. But I get errors: Run in Xelatex ! Undefined control sequence. \chaptername ->第\CJKnumber {\thechapter }章 l.33 \chapter{绪论} ...
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How to print chapter cardinal number instead of integer with titlesec

Am using the book environment and trying to print the chapter title as "Chapter One", instead of "Chapter 1". I've searched about the "cardinal" and "chapter", but I didn't find anything similar to ...
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How to make nice chapter headings without titlesec

I am looking for a way to make the first page for a chapter (a.k.a. the chapter heading) have approximately the upper half of the first page with a chapter number and title, and the text of the ...
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Appendix reference numbers and titles

My issue is related to adding the Appendix using \chapter. I am defining Appendix as follows: \chapter{My Appendix Title} % Main appendix title \label{AppendixTemplate} % My Appendix content here. ...
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Starred chapter number and name in header

I have created custom chapter headings: \documentclass[final]{book} \usepackage{lipsum} % Custom macros \def \mychapter#1{% \chapter*{\centering{\LARGE #1}\thispagestyle{empty}}% ...
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How to force only one chapter to start on even page

I have quite a long book in which chapters SHOULD start on odd pages. But there is final, About author, chapter which I want to be printed on reverse side of previous chapter page. In other words, I ...
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Makeindex error when using \tableofcontents or \chapter with arabi package

When I remove the three lines \tableofcontents \chapter{1} \chapter{2} from the following document, makeindex works without problem and the index is printed. But in presence of these lines I get ...
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custom chapter numeration vs hyperref [duplicate]

I wanted to change the chapter numeration in such a way that the introduction of my thesis has number I and the first chapter has number 1 and so on. So I changed the style of the numeration using ...
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Numbering sections independent of chapters numbering [duplicate]

Is it a way to create a document in such a way that the numbering of the sections is independent of that of the chapters? e.g.: Chapter 1 section 1 section 2 Chapter 2 section 3 ...
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suppress page break before chapter title in LyX

I'm using LyX and need to have the chapters to start soon after the end of the previous chapter. A LyX solution will be most appreciated. Document class report and I am not to change the document ...
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how to change the chapter font size?

How can i change the following code to make the chapter title font size bigger? \titleformat{\chapter}[block] {\normalfont\sffamily}{}{0pt} {\parbox[b]{\chapnumb}{% ...
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Chapter style like this without memoir?

I was looking for style inspiration for my thesis and I came across this chapter style: As far as I am concerned memoir class is capable of this kind of typography like specified in Bringhurst ...
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Changing the design of the first page of a new chapter

I have a chapter located in the back-matter part of a book-class document which I want to change the style for. More precisely, I do not want to have the same big amount of space empty before the ...
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How to use \include with \tableofcontents in memoir class

I have a document using the memoir class in which I have broken up the chapters using \include. Inside those chapters, I use the \chapter{...} command, which prints the chapter at the correct place. ...
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LaTeX: how to force \uppercase with this setup?

This is what I have: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt,oldfontcommands]{memoir} \setlrmarginsandblock{2.5cm}{1.5cm}{1} \setulmarginsandblock{2.5cm}{*}{1} \setheadfoot{2\onelineskip}{\footskip} ...
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How can I customize this chapter heading like so?

I want to add the word chapitre (french for chapter) on top of the grey rectangle, as in the image below. How can I do that?
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Unwanted title box on first page of a part

I used the code provided by Gonzalo here Chapter Title in rotated vertical box at the margin The problem I have are: I am using \parts also to divide my document and the box appear in the part ...
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confine heading in tikz node using titleformat

I'm using a quite fancy style for my chapter heading, i.e. \documentclass[12pt,open=left]{scrbook} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage{titletoc} ...
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Placing graphics in chapter section

I am trying to typeset the chapter header for a book. It will need to include a custom image to the right of the text Chapter #. I have currently tried to achieve this using multi cols, e.g. ...
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LOF+LOT+BIB in TOC with numbered chapter

I want the list of figures (LOF), list of tables (LOT) and bibliography (BIB) all to appear numbered in my table of contents (TOC) using report documentclass. I know one can use the tocbibind package ...