One of many {document-classes} that provides a template for creating a thesis (or thesis-like document).

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Restructure classic thesis project with subfolders using Kile

I would like to change the folder structure of the ClassicThesis project. My current folder setup looks like this. |-- bib // Some *.bib files. |-- bst // Some *.bst files. |-- cfg // Configuration ...
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Grouping by chapter in List of Figures and Tables with ClassicThesis

I checked extensively the forum and the net in order to solve this seemingly simple problem, without success. I know that there are a lot of posts regarding this problem, but I was unable to find the ...
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Customize TOC (page numbers) of classicthesis

I am using classicthesis as a template for a study report. I would like to customize the table of contents. Here is a screen shot of another TOC that looks like what I am trying to accomplish: I ...
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Classicthesis formatting for one-sided printing

I'm planning to use the classicthesis package for typesetting my PhD, however the university regulations dictate that it must be printed one-sided. Is there a way of configuring classicthesis, such ...
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Use italic ampersand in different sizes depending on environment

This is going to be a little complicated: in the spirit of Bringhurst I am trying to incorporate italic ampersands into headings. I am using a LuaLaTeX modified version of classicthesis, hence the ...
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tocloft and width of the table of contents

In the ClassicThesis class, the table of contents is set up through the tocloft package and I cannot find a way to line up the page numbers (on the right) as shown below with the thick red line. I'd ...
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How can I repair a Minion Pro font installation that lacks certain features?

I was overzealous in my installation of Minion Pro and accidentally installed metrics that I do not have. Specifically (it seems), I unzipped metrics-opticals.zip, when I shouldn't have. As a ...
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Remove dots from TOC, have page numbers right after titles

When looking for some inspiration for how to come up with a template for my thesis, I came across the wonderful classicthesis package. Since I'm working on some very progressive material, however, I ...
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How to show Abstract title

I think that is something very simple, but I can't see the Abstract title in the abstract environment. \documentclass{scrreprt} \usepackage[english]{babel} %Loaded here: ...
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Biblatex with classicthesis. \bibhang already defined

I've an issue with the bibliography in classicthesis. My main.tex: \documentclass{scrreprt} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[babel]{csquotes} \usepackage[style=numeric]{biblatex} ...
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Text out of margins

I don't know why, but a line in my text is out of margins. How can I avoid this issue? I'm using classicthesis in TeXworks. Edit: with the command \overfullrule=5pt I can see a black square ...
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Lower case of the small caps in description

I would to use the normal small caps with the item in description in order to distinguish lower from upper case (e.g. LaTeX). In particular: \begin{description} \item[I cAn't DiStiNguISH upPeR fROm ...
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What is the difference between headings and useheadings in the pagestyle command?

I use classicthesis and a warning suggests me to replace \pagestyle{headings} with \pagestyle{useheadings} What's the difference?
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Date on the bottom of the page without drafting option in ClassicThesis

I'm using classicthesis to write my document. I don't use the option drafting but I can see on the bottom of the page the date (there is a part of the date that is not readable, but when I copy and ...
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ClassicThesis text area dimensions for letter size paper

I am considering using ClassicThesis (among other options) for typing my course notes. The problem is that ClassicThesis is customized for A4 (and A5) paper sizes, while I need letter size paper (8.5 ...
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Pgfplots: put plot legend on the outside margin?

I use classsicthesis style for my PhD. Since this style is somehow geared towards using the outside margin for additional notes and stuff, I thought I could also place the legends of my plots there. I ...
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ClassicThesis: override options of a previously loaded classicthesis package

I have recently upgraded from Ubuntu 11.04 to Ubuntu 11.10. I also installed "vanilla" TexLive 2011 (instead of the old TexLive 2009 from the repositories) and upgraded it with sudo tlmgr update ...
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Todonotes produces double inline notes instead of single margin note (with classicthesis 3.0)

I am writing my PhD thesis using the classicthesis style/package. Until few days ago I was using TeXLive 2009 from the Ubuntu 11.04 repositories. After I upgraded to Ubuntu 11.10 I decided to install ...
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Same preamble in 2 files causes pdflatex to crash in just one

I was compiling two different files with the exact same preamble. The important thing is that I'm using together scrbook and classicthesis (with also classicthesis-preamble loaded) but when I compile ...
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Two questions about Classic Thesis [duplicate]

The first is that, although I like the fact that long citations are in the form J. Doe et al. in the chapters, I don't want it in the actual bibliography ; how can I do that? The second is that the ...
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Combining tufte handout with classicthesis article

I am a sucker for the large margins in Tufte-inspired classes, and in classicthesis. However, I want to write an article with a Tufte layout (example), but with the classicthesis ...
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How do I combine hyperref and classicthesis without errors using (dvi)latex.

I'm trying to get this document to work using the latex command. \documentclass{scrreprt} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{subfig} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{classicthesis}% ...
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Change Margins in ClassicThesis

I am writing my thesis and using the excellent classicthesis package. My university has strict margin guidelines for submission (left = 1.5in, right = 1in, top = 1in, bottom = 1in). I played around a ...
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Adding full-page illustrations before chapters in classic-thesis

I use classic-thesis, and I would like to do the following: each chapter should begin on an odd page (right on a dual-page view), and on the left page should be displayed a picture I choose. would ...
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Capitalize chapter* in toc with classicthesis

When adding a chapter entry in the toc, I would like to get it as the other chapters, ie capitalized… For instance, add this line \addcontentsline{toc}{chapter}{Test} between these two lines of ...
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Incompatibility between classicthesis and afterpage [closed]

It looks like there is an incompatibility between afterpage and classicthesis :( I successfully run this example: How to wrap text around landscape page. But as soon as I incorporate it in my classic ...
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How to get multi-line chapter name with ClassicThesis package?

I'm using the ClassicThesis by Miede for writing my thesis, the support package is Arsclassica. It's a nice template, however I got a little problem with the Chapter name, some of them can be very ...