{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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Header gets messed up [duplicate]

I've had a problem with my header on an assignment I've been working on. The headers of some chapter and or sections, when long begin to overlap over each other and sometimes go beyond the page. ...
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Wrong chapter numbering

I switched the order of two chapters within the main Body Structure file. I) First part - Chapter A - Chapter B - Last part changed into II) First part - Chapter B - Chapter A - Last part It resulted ...
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Custom Chapter Heading

I am writing a book using the book document class. I have used a template I found online to make my chapter headings look like this: I would prefer to add an image to my chapter heading and achieve ...
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Theorem and chapter with Dot at the end

I'd like to have dot at end of the number of chapter and at the end of the number of theorem. I tried to use something like that: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{amsthm} \newtheorem{definition}{...
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Where are the numberes of the headings in

everything seems to be OK. Compiling works correct but the headings, exept chapter, have no heading-number. In TOC the numbering exists, pdfbookmarks are also numbered. Is there a command line for ...
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make footnote number appear next to chapter title

I would like a footnote number to appear right next to a chapter title (instead of below it) to cite a co-author of this particular chapter. \documentclass{report} \begin{document} \chapter{hello}\...
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Table of contents placed at bottom and write above chapter

I don't know why the ToC is at the bottom in this WE below. Whenever I increase \titleformat{\chapter} {\fontsize{5cm}{5em}\bfseries} % format {} % label {0pt} % sep ...
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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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Authors in the table of contents

I want to insert Names of authors in the toc (above the chapter title) like here: but the suggested methode doesn't work in the scrreprt type of document. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,oneside,...
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I want to remove one chapter title from the beginning of the chapter, but keep all the others

I want to remove "Chapter 5" from the beginning of the chapter. But I just want to do that for one chapter, while I keep all the others. Do you know how to do that?
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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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How to format Chapter Heading appearance on pages

I want to have only the chapter heading showing on top of each page without the the section headings. Below is a MWE. How do I modify it to get rid of the section heading appearing so as to avoid the ...
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Fancy “Side Chapter Thumb Headings”

I would like to get some help in order to get my "Side Chapter Thumb Headings" to show up like: The code below is building from the solution posted here: \documentclass{book} \usepackage[T1]{...
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Spanish table of contents by chapter [on hold]

I need to produce a chapter index with latex code in document as follows: \setcounter{tocdepth}{0} \tableofcontents I modified the example from other answer to set a table of contents by chapters ...
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Need advice on \chapter

I'm writing a collection of short stories. It works fine with Texmaker, but the chapters comes on top of the title of each story. The start page of a story starts with chapter no and then the name of ...
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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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How to remove the horizontal line from the chapter title in thatcher using memoir

I would like to remove the horizontal line between the Chapter Title and Number... Here is my customized MWE: \documentclass[14pt,twoside,a5paper,extrafontsizes]{memoir} %Classe estilo memoir \...
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Write two chapters on the same page

I just have a little question. Is there a possible way to write two chapters on the same page? Thank you for your help! : ) \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt, oneside, titlepage]{scrbook} \begin{document}...
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How to make nice indents at the beginning of each chapter? [duplicate]

I'm using this template to write my thesis. My chapters look like that: How can I make latex add the indent in the first paragraph of each section? I could manually add a hspace, but I'd like to ...
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a title command that lists the date in the margin

I would like to keep a sort of diary in LaTeX, and in this context I have the need for a command like: \entry{date}{title} such that the following is satisfied: each 'diary entry' corresponds to a ...
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Removing the word “Chapter n”

So I am trying to remove the words Chapter n, and replace it by the chapter title. BUT I want it to show up in the table of contents... (So I cannot use \chapter*{...}). Is there a way to achieve ...
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custom spacing for chapter page, and page number for normal page

I am trying to get the following geometry. I have geometry set like this: \usepackage[a4paper, top=4cm,bottom=2.5cm,right=2.5cm,left=4cm, headheight=15pt]{geometry} and I am using the book document ...
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Vertically center block of text including chapter for dedication page

I have a dedication page in my book (using \documentclass[a4paper,11pt,openany,oneside]{book}. It is in a separate chapter and contains two small paragraphs. The chapter is on a separate page. At the ...
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Unnumbered chapter in the table of contents [duplicate]

I have two unnumbered chapters: Introduction and Conclusion, using \chapter*{title}. I'd like that would be shown in the table of contents. Is there a way to do that?
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Dynamically create document chapters based on directory tree

For creating document structure I usually use something like this: \section{1} Text for chapter 1 \section{2} Text for chapter 2 \subsection{2.1} Text for chapter 2.1 \subsubsection{2....
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Error message “invalid escape sequence near ”\%" when tex.sprint is inside a \chapter command

The error message "invalid escape sequence near "\%"" occurs only when a \luaexec tex.sprint is placed inside a \chapter command: why ? \documentclass{book} \usepackage{luacode} \begin{document} \...
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Multiple chapters in knitr

I'm using knitr and RStudio and I can't seem to combine multiple chapters into a single file. The code below works great, but it only includes the first .rnw-document. What's the syntax for a vector ...
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How to set font family of chapter labels

This question provides a code to set chapter font using titlesec, but doesn't say how to change the font family of each part (label and title). How to change the font family of the "Chapter first" in ...
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customized chapter 'number'

Admit, this is a very special question, but I am quite sure, that it is realizable with LaTeX. I would like not to count my chapters like 1 foo 1.1 Problems 1.2 Solutions 2 bar 2.1 Problems 2....
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minitoc problem

I 'm writing my phd using Thesis.cls But i have a problem with minitoc. The table of content of each chapter doesn't appear. This my MWE: \documentclass[11pt, oneside]{Thesis} \graphicspath{{...
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Chapter list in TOC whilst using \chapter{} only

I have a fiction book to typeset and I am using scrbook class as I thought that it is very flexible. For every chapter beginning I am using \chapter{} command and leave the field inside {} empty, so ...
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Request: Help recreating a word template for LaTeX

I'm fairly new to LaTeX. I've tried to do this myself for one week and decided I need help. I don't think posting my own code will help, so I'll just get to the point. This (above) is the cover of ...
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Adding section header to appendix

I am currently using the appendix package and would like to add some form of header to the appendix section. For example currently my appendix starts with Appendix A as its title, I would like it to ...
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Chapter Styling with background color out of textwidth

I tried to use hbox/wbox, tabular and colorboxes. Just look at image and this source. Could anybody help with correct styling? \documentclass{book} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{tcolorbox} \...
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Format the chapter name to have letterspacing

I'm using the memoir class, and the microtype and titlesec packages. I have the chapter names appearing in smallcaps, and I would like the spacing between the letters increased a little bit. Here's ...
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Chapter with one big table appears one page later on ToC [closed]

I have made a chapter with no header (like I saw it in this question Start a new chapter without heading) that consists only of a big table. The chapter appears in the table of contents, but one page ...
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Chapter header wanted in a separate page

As the title indicates I want the chapters' titles to appear in the middle of a separate page.
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Making sub-chapters [duplicate]

I'm writing a book and I wanted to add sub-chapters like : Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3.1 Chapter 3.2 Chapter 3.3 Chapter 4 I've quite found an answer there but it's not working the way I ...
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How do I precede a chapter number with 0?

I'm using the memoir class to typeset a novel. I have formatted the chapter display as below. The chapter numbers are displayed as '1', '2', '3', etc. How do I pad the chapter numbers less than 10, ...
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Customizing chapter style with tikz

How can I customize chapter style like below picture? Thank you in advance.
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How can i split the chapter name in two lines, i have style file provided by college?

% % This is a version of NITC Seminar/Thesis/Dissertation latex format. Modified from the Old Dominion University Latex thesis template to confirm to NITC thesis % format. Modifications done by N ...
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How to remove this title from mini ToCs?

How to remove "Whatever it is" from just the two mini ToCs? (I want it to remains in the main ToC.) \documentclass[notoc]{tufte-book} \setcounter{secnumdepth}{3} \setcounter{tocdepth}{3} \begin{...
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How to set a page number to a chapter in table of contents? [closed]

I have a chapter: \chapter*{Introduction générale}\markboth{Introduction générale}{Introduction générale} In the table of contents was declared on the third page but the chapter is in the first ...
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How to start new chapters on the right hand side

I use the report document class, and I would like that chapters always start on the right hand side, anyone an idea how this could be easily done?
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set counter chapter with float

I am trying to set a counter chapter with float like this : \setcounter{chapter}{2.3} I am getting this error alc Error: `.' invalid at this point.
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I want to change the chapter name i.e introduction to upper case and want to reduce the spacing between chapter1 and chapter name

\documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{times} \usepackage[a4paper, left=1.25in,right=1in,vmargin=0.75in]{geometry} \renewcommand{\baselinestretch}{1.5} \renewcommand{\chaptername}{...
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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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including chapters in content list [closed]

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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table of content: bad result with addcontentsline

i have a poor result when i try to add the introduction which is an unnumbered chapter to table of content through the command addcontentsline. LaTeX put the number of the page immediately next to the ...
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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} } \pagestyle{...