{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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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 ...
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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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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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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 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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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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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 ...
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fncychap & chapter heading [duplicate]

I am using "fncychap" in a latex document, and when the pdf is generated there is about a 3-inch gap between the chapter heading and the top of the page! How do I get rid of or reduce the size of this ...
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(lyx) Chapter Number after Part Number (Chapter 4.4 instead of Chapter 4)

I know its counter-intuitive and doesn't make any sense at all, but bear with me. I am using the classic thesis style (in lyx), and the recommendation of my university ask me to do so. So currently My ...
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How to manage chapter title position with a background picture?

I wrote the following code in order to design a chapter title but there is two things I did not succeed to do. \documentclass{book} \title{Titre de la thèse} \author{moi} \date{\today} ...
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Nomenclature per chapter

I would like add a nomenclature at the end of each chapter of my dissertation, including the parameters of that chapter. \documentclass{report} \usepackage[intoc]{nomencl} \makenomenclature ...
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Can a chapter style environment be used for appendix formatting?

I have started including appendices in my thesis to collate common information for each separate \part section so as to make the script concise and to the point. I am using a KOMA-Script document ...
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Can't get kerkis work properly

I am testing a few chapter styles to work with kerkis font in greek. The weird thing is that although I load the package, the fontstyle doesn't pass inside the document. My first attempt is the ...
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How can I get extra subtitles for chapter titles that also appear in the ToC?

I have several chapter titles that I would like to combine with subtitles, typeset in italics. For example, Chapter Title A very fine chapter indeed … Now, I found an approach on how to ...
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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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customizing chapter title format in classicthesis

I'm using classicthesis and I'd like to change the formatting of the chapter title a little bit (f.e. size and color). I think I've found the according part in the classicthesis-style % ...
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Using tikz to create fancy chapters [closed]

I am trying to use Stefan Kottwitz's chapter style found on TeXample.net I am using the code as is but I can't seem to be able to compile it successfully. The code is \documentclass[svgnames]{book} ...
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change spacedallcaps and spacedlowsmallcaps to something like spacedsmallcaps (classicthesis)

Instead of \spacedallcaps and \spacedlowsmallcaps would like to have big and small capitals (like \scshape) but keep the definitions for space between the letters, size, colour, ... With ...
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How to include chapters in LaTeX? [duplicate]

I have a document document.tex which looks something like this: ... \begin{document} ... \include{chap1} ... \end{document} I create a .tex file called chap1.tex which contains exactly the ...
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Chapter name in [oneside]{scrbook}

In {scrbook} class the chapter begun just with the number of a chapter : \documentclass[oneside]{scrbook} \begin{document} \chapter{Default Chapter Heading} \end{document} Is there a way to have ...
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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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Thumb index for parts

I found this script but couldn't manage to adjust it for parts. Here's what I got so far: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{background} \usetikzlibrary{calc} \usepackage{ifthen} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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To make chapter bigger in article

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{pdfpages} \begin{document} \chapter{RAA renal hormones} \label{06222014204556} \includepdf[pages={-}]{06222014204556.pdf} \end{document} I get formatting of RAA ...
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Show current chapter number on each page margin

I'm making a reference manual using scrbook. I'd like to include a "tab" that shows the current chapter number in a 1.5cm gray rectangle on the outside edge of every page. Within the rectangle would ...
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How to remove enumerated chapter latex in lyx [duplicate]

I found an example of template's Lyx and I work fine with it, so lets explain what I'm doing: I'm writing a book's intership this later start by 3 chapter wich aren't numerated for example here: if I ...
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Openright in oneside book

I'm using book with the oneside option. Although, I'm using the oneside option I would like to start the chapters in odd pages only (like if the openright option was enabled). Apparently, the ...
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Figure inside of starred Chapter with alphabetic numbering

I'm writing a book using LaTeX, and I have five main chapters. What I need is to add additional starred chapters with alphabetical enumeration, like (Annexe A, Annexe B...), so I can add figures to ...
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Untyped character at the end of chapter

Although there is no "f" typed, there exists a "f" character at the end of the chapter when pdf is created. What can be the problem? I can't find it! Even I delete all the text, and just type a ...
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Align chapter and section headings after their number/counter

How do I align headings whithout interfering with my TOC? This what I have: 1 Chapter 1.1 Section 1.1.1. Subsection This is what I need 1 Chapter 1.1 Section 1.1.1. Subsection I am using ...
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Inserting \chapter* title to TOC

I'm writing a book using Latex \documentclass[parskip=full,12pt,a4paper,twoside,frenchb,openany,fleqn]{book} How can I add my \Chapter* to my TOC, because only \chapter titles appear.
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Creating dedicated page for chapters while being present in TOC

I am currently working on the layout of my thesis and not completely certain how to implement this feature. There are two things i wish to achieve: A dedicated page for each chapter Chapter names ...
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Change text from “chapter” to “section” for each new chapter

I'm trying to write an assigment using an LaTeX template I found. However, I would like to change the template so that the text next to the title whenever the \chapter command is used is "Section" ...
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How to change the Chapter Num font when using fncychap?

I'm using fncychap to style my chapter titles : \usepackage[Sonny]{fncychap} %----------- \ChNameVar{\Huge\fontfamily{put}\selectfont\color{black}} ...
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How to fix the chapter title and number using libertine font?

I came across this chapter style and borrowed the code (see MWE below). The original code was using the font pbk; I want to use the libertine instead, since it is the font used throughout the thesis. ...
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Efficiently use the empty page between \part and \chapter

No author and their publisher wants to publish a blank page, either do I. In my previous question, I have provided the sample page of the opening of \part and the opening of chapter as well \chapter ...
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Customise to a more fancier chapter opening

In the previous question, I tried to ask for one style per chapter. This time I would like to ask for customise the chapter opening. However, my case is a bit complicated, let us see the MWE first. ...
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How to put the chapter number above the chapter heading?

The default looks something like this: Chapter 1 Chapter Title I want it to look like this (but centered): 1 Chapter Title In addition: The chapter number should be bold, Large The chapter ...
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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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Custom chapter template

I am trying to define a custom chapter style like this one (\documentclass{book}): The closest I found is to use \usepackage[Glenn]{fncychap} which produces: I have created the picture in ...
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Section and chapter problem [closed]

I have a problem about section/chapter. I'm writing a book and the final chapter is the exercises solution. To become better, I used \chapter*{Solutions}in this one and add it to the summary using ...
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Insert page before each chapter

I would like to insert a page before each chapter with the tile of the chapter. How we can accomplish this in latex...? The structure of my latex document is as below: ...