{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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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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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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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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Reference non-included chapters in large document

I have a large document that contains many different chapters which reference each other. The body of the main latex file looks something like: \maketitle \tableofcontents \include{chapter1} ...
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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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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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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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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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TikZ externalize causing problems with template

I have a large document (I'm using pdflatex with Eclispe and TeXlipse) with many (many) TikZ graphics (math function plots, most of them). In order to reduce (drastically I hope) compilation time I ...
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Chapter Headings in TOC

I'm looking to accomplish what was shown here: Table of Contents with Chapter Where the toc was changed from 1 Introduction to Chapter 1 Introduction Except I also have an abstract, ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Prefix Appendices in the Table of Content

I am using a predefined Latex-document for my master thesis. I wanted to add some appendicies, so I added some chapters after the bibliography. These chapters appear nicely formated, and are ...
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Arabic chapter numbers in ToC, Words in chapter headings in ConTeXt

My first post on tex.sx, so bear with me... The Goal: Arabic chapter numbers in the Table of Contents, and Words in the chapter headings (i.e. Chapter One) Seems simple enough, but I'm having the ...
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Niceframe problem - what to do?

Building on the code from Gonzalo Medina, I managed to make a nice chapterstyle with niceframe. The problem is that it sometimes renders poorly, at least in Acrobat Reader: Needles to say, I don't ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Chapters with and without numbering together in the same table of contents

I am typesetting a novel in ConTeXt and though I have read as much documentation as possible, I still have doubts about how to do things in a clean and correct way. I typeset my chapters by using a ...
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manage chapters from separate files

This question is for writing a book/thesis, where chapters are saved in different .tex files. Currently, I use packages standalone and import. In the main TeX file, I use \import to fetch the ...
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Format Latex report Chapter, Section, Subsection header styles

I'm writing my thesis and instructions for chapter, section and subsection are as following. - Chapter heading :All Capital—14 Font size, Bold - Section heading :Title case-12 Font size, Bold - ...
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Custom chapter title for talk transcripts

I have been asked to prepare a transcript for a series of talks. For that reason, similar to this question, I am trying to create a custom chapter template like this: . Moreover, I need that the ...
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How to add a chapter whose title is in Arabic

I am using the following commands to add a certain chapter , however I would like the title of this chapter to be in arabic and also I want this chapter name to apper in TOC. Please help me. ...
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Make a smart chapter command that adjusts horizontal width based on title width

I'm currently testing a two column layout in a document using the book class. I would like to change the behaviour of the \chapter command. Right now, a short chapter title produces a lot of ...
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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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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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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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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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Removing headers on pages between chapters while using \include to input chapters

I am writing a document using the report class with the options twoside and openright. I want to remove headers and footers from blank pages between chapters. I tried the emptypage package as well ...
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ToC and each page with thumbs (with chapter title rotated)

I have seen some using thumbs for the text, but I want it for the ToC. Is it possible? and if yes, how and which packet enables it the easiest way. I want it for a Conference Brochure. More details ...
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How to add additional information to chapters and their entry in the table of contents?

I would like to change chapter layout/heading to contain more information. I found this question where a subtitle is added that contains information about original authors. However, I would like to ...