A LaTeX thesis preparation template including a LaTeX package of the same name, and helper macros to create a look and feel that is influenced by the guidelines of E. Tufte.

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How to customize my titlepage?

I'm searching for a flyleaf code. I mean a "cover sheet" or a "first page" in this style which I could insert into my classicthesis doctoral thesis. I'm writing my thesis with Classicthesis. This is a ...
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How to format an email conversation?

I am currently writing my thesis and need to include a bunch of email conversions. I am using classicthesis. I wonder, how you would format stacked conversions. Moreover, how would you deal with the ...
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Microtype gives wrong letterspacing in math mode

Using the \lsstyle command gives wrong math latterspacing afterwards. I came upon this problem when using the classicthesis and putting math in a section (microtype is used there too). After the ...
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Trying to do graphical decorations in “ClassicThesis style”

Is there a way to obtain an effect like the page below? The gray tones of the effect in the page below are uniforms but I would have different tones among the various shapes. The main gray tone should ...
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How to customize the page header and the page number of classicthesis?

I am using the classicthesis package and would like to customize the page headers and the page numbers. Here is a test project that shows the problem. \documentclass[dottedtoc, headinclude, ...
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How to use classicthesis?

Once I discovered classicthesis I fell in love with the layout and used it for study reports and so on. In the first step I downloaded the sources and customized the settings in various files as ...
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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 ...
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Add algorithm label to list of algorithms

I'm using the classicthesis package along with the algorithmic package. I'm trying to get the list of algorithms to look the same as the list of figures/tables etc., but cant find a way to make it ...
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bflabel undefined

After updating LaTeX (MacTex) with Tex Live Utility the other day I've had trouble compiling using \bflabel: ! LaTeX Error: \bflabel undefined. The document I'm trying to compile is a modified ...
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Problem with long chapter title and arsclassica

I have a problem with arscalssica style in combination with classicthesis. The text under the chapter title starts always at the same position, independently on how long is the chapter title, which ...
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classicthesis part numerals TOC vs. in text

My question is similar to this one this one. I use classicthesis and have the problem that a) when I don't redefine \thepart, I get lower case (instead of uppercase) roman numerals in the TOC ...
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Page numbers incl. text (different side)

I have two questions according to my Thesis. First, how do I switch margins automatically for every second pages, such as: Second how do I switch the page numbers and including different text ...
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Typeset d'Alembertian operator in 'classicthesis' [duplicate]

What are the proper latex inputs for typesetting the bare d'Alembertian operator, and the d'Alembertian operator with either a tilde or a hat or a bar on top in a document prepared using classicthesis ...
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How to adapt classicthesis layout to B5paper and Linux Libertine

Question says it all: I am using classicthesis with XeTeX to typeset my PhD thesis. I want to use B5 paper size (176 × 250 mm) and the beautiful Linux Libertine font. I'm wondering how to calculate ...
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wrong header in bibliography (classicthesis)

I'm using classicthesis and have a problem with the header of my bibliography: instead of small caps I receive normalfont letters. I don't know how to make a reproducible MWE, because when I load a ...
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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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Remove Marginpar from Classicthesis 4.1

I am searching for a safe method to remove the \marginpar feature in classicthesis. My corrector would rather have the text use the whole page. I am not that firm in LaTeX, so I tried to simply remove ...
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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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Acronyms in section names with classic thesis

I have troubles using acronym package with classicthesis package when I put an acronym in a section name. The least reproducible example I could come up with is this: \documentclass{scrreprt} % If I ...
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Package xcolor Error: Undefined colors “Maroon”/“Royal Blue” when master has PDF included classicthesis 3.1

I am using classicthesis 3.1 in Lyx 2.0.6. When I include PDFs in the master document, I receive the following error: ! Package xcolor Error: Undefined color `Maroon'. See the xcolor package ...
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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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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 title/author/abstract/...
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Minor bugfixes and adjustments for the TOC of classicthesis

I am using classicthesis and prepared my document with parts, chapters and sections. This produces the following table of contents. There are some details that I would like to fix: Longer part ...
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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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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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How to change the margins for a landscape-orientated longtable in classicthesis

I am using the excellent classicthesis to typeset my thesis. It looks great, and I would be loathe to change unless I had to, but I've run up against a problem. I have a number of longtables in the ...
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Improvements on table of contents in classicthesis

I'm using classicthesis for my master degree dissertation and I'm having very hard time to make table of content more pleasing. What I have right now is this: and what I'm trying to achieve is a ...
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Citations on same page?

I am using classic-thesis style for the document, and \bibliographystyle{kluwer} . By default all the citations are given in the Bibliography at the end of the document. For example a citation on a ...
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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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Vectors and ClassicThesis (with eulermath)

I use ClassicThesis with the eulermath option. I redefined the standard command for vectors as \renewcommand{\vec}{\mathbf} The problem is that that the letter written whit mathbf is completely ...
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How to move chapter number in classicthesis class

I am using classicthesis for my thesis. In each chapter LaTeX puts its number, but I need to move it. Here you have an screenshot example, in this image I wish to move "4" number to the left.
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TOC - Chapter above chaptername

I have some problems with my TOC. I would like to know if some of you could help to put "chapter" above "chapter name" as shown below: If thats possible in TeX - and without \usepackage{tocloft}? ...
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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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Part in classicthesis doesn't display capital roman numerals

Very soft question, perhaps: I'm writing a document using classicthesis. I divided it in parts with the\part command. So it has "Part I", "Part II", etc. But the link to this parts, as displayed in ...
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Move chapter number to chapter title in classicthesis

I'm using classicthesis 4.1 in LyX to write my thesis and I need help to relocate the chapter number. The top half of the image shows what I have The bottom half shows what I want:
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Book's class page margins in ClassicThesis

how can obtain the normal page margins (that provided from book class) on the ClassThesis? i have try to comment this commands in ClassicThesis.sty {% Palatino or other \...
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Small letter in section using classicthesis

In most cases the default classicthesis section style gives no problem. But, there is some sections in which I need to customized the section font style. For example, \section{Fe\textsubscript{oct2} ...
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Classicthesis conflicts with glossaries

The following command in classicthesis gives an error when using glossaries \renewcommand{\descriptionlabel}[1]{\hspace*{\labelsep}\spacedlowsmallcaps{#1}} giving the following result in the ...
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Hyphenation and section titles with geometry

I am using classicthesis and the geometry package for my thesis. Some section titles are not hyphenated correctly, but instead reach into the margin. It seem not to be possible to use, e.g., \-, to ...
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In LyX with classicthesis.sty, cross-references to Chapters don't work

I am using classicthesis with some minor (I think) edits. I have child documents for each chapter. Everything renders fine apart from cross references to chapters which pdflatex renders as ??
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scrheadings and longtable alignment problems [closed]

I'm using classicthesis for my work and have a few large tables in the work. I like the option of having the chapter and section name at the top of the page so I use the \pagestyle{scrheadings} option....
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What about ClassicThesis? [closed]

I am a student and I'm looking for a nice and enjoyable "layout" for writing my thesis (which is not so close: I'm forestalling). Now, I've read about ClassicThesis, and I gathered that this is a very ...
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Conditional page break to start a new section

I am trying to have a conditional page break for a section if there is not enough space in the bottom. To be clear, when an new section starts I want to check if there is enough space (25% of the text ...
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Alternative \otimes to use with Euler Math

I use the Euler Math font (classicthesis). But the \otimes command produces something that looks like CM. Is there another package I can load to get something that fits better?
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Unnumbered Part in classicthesis changes font of TOC

I am trying to have a part without the part number. Initially my solution was to use \part*{Overture} instead of \part{Overture} Which works fine in the main text The problem is that the ...
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How to creat hanging indent reference list in Classicthesis LyX version

I already have a completed hanging-indent reference list in word, which I want to reproduce in LyX. I want common hanging indent without [number] in front (this is an example from the APA website): ...
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classicthesis header too long

I have a problem with the classicthesis style. The name of one section is too long for one line which causes problems in the header. I tried to fix this with a new header using \sectionmark, but this ...
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How to cross reference across child documents in Classicthesis LyX version

I have perfect solution for cross referencing propositions etc within each Chapter, that is, each child document, see my previous question. but I am stuck again in cross referencing them aross Chapter ...
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TeX capacity exceeded, sorry [input stack size=5000] in LyX Classicthesis

I use classicthesis-LyX-v4.2_biblatex_bibtex8 I got this error message when I load hanging module into the parent document (probably my personal issue, as I tried it on the newly downloaded template, ...
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How to remove unwanted vertical space between paragraphs in Classicthesis LyX Version

I am using the latest Lyx version of classicthesis: classicthesis-LyX-v4.2_biblatex_bibtex8. It seems that whenever there is a section or subsection, subsubsection title as a first line in the next ...