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

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Trying to do graphical decorations in “ClassicThesis style”

Is there a way to obtain an effect like the page below? I have taken that idea from this .pdf file. The gray tones of the effect in the page below are uniforms but I would to conserve the original ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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classicthesis and scrheadings

When using classicthesis I feel that the spacedlowsmallcaps (provided by classicthesis) take too much control over my typography. I've been able to tweak the section titles to have a capital letter in ...
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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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Space before chapters titles in ClassicThesis

I want to add some space before the chapters titles in classicthesis to get an effect like this thesis so I have modified the classicthesis.sty in this manner: % chapters ...
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Remove the header of List of Listings

I'm using classichtesis and I would like to remove the header of List of Listings. Before posting here, I tried the following strategies: The command \renewcommand\lstlistlistingname{}, suggested ...
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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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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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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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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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Remove bibliography title indentation in ClassicThesis with multibib

I use the multibib package to manage multiple bibliographies within a document adopting the classicthesis style. I would like to remove the indentation that is automatically placed before each ...
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Displaying “Appendix” in a section inside subappendices environment

I am using scrreprt from KOMA packages, the appendix package, and the arsclassica package. I'd like to add "Appendix" before the number of an appendix to a chapter. If I use scrreprt and the ...
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Formatting list of custom floats in classic thesis

I am writing a document using classicthesis package, where I have some algorithms written with the clrscode package. I used package float to create a new float named "algorithm". However when I print ...
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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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Cancel the loading of mathpazo after classicthesis

Is there a way to cancel the loading of this line, in classicthesis, after classicthesis? To have all the fonts in CM like default? \PassOptionsToPackage{osf,sc}{mathpazo} \RequirePackage{mathpazo} ...
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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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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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Matrix notation in ClassicThesis

In Classic Thesis Style Guide, the author suggests to not use bold fonts. For vectors an alternative is arrow \vec. If I don't want to use \mathbold, what is the best alternative to mark matrix in ...
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Adding program listings using QR/Data Matrix

I apologize that this is not strictly a LaTeX question, but I thought this StackExchange would be most suitable; all of what I describe below is done in LaTeX, BTW. In my thesis I want to make sure ...
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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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How to include chapter number in equation numbers

I am trying to change the equation number style in classicthesis package. I followed the answers given in here but it does not affect the equation style. I want to include the chapter number in the ...
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Classic thesis + Minionpro

How can i use classicthesis with minion pro? I have tried to put minion pro in the options of classicthesis but I get an error. I use Windows and TeXLive 2012. Is minion pro not in TeXLive as default? ...
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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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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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ClassicThesis Changing the font to computer modern

I am super sorry for this question as it is very basic and probably answered many times.. I really like the ClassicThesis format a lot! However, I am not really a big fan of the Palatino font for ...
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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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Setting page numbers in bottom center in classicthesis (two-sided page)

The library of my school has asked to revise my thesis and put all the page numbers in bottom center. I have written my thesis using classicthesis. I am using the following options in my document. ...
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classic thesis lyx language problem

What changes (in the tex-configure file i guess) should i make to use this package in greek language? when i export it to pdflatex the text is gibberish. i think this is the relevant part ...
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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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Unreasonable orphans in lines (classicthesis)

I am using classicthesis in Lyx, and I run into some weird orphans. From what I can see, there are no reasons for them to occur (see image for two examples). I am using this package in my ...
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German hyphenation does not work

My babel configuration includes ngerman and english ... \documentclass[ oneside, openright, titlepage, dottedtoc, numbers=noenddot, headinclude, footinclude=true, cleardoublepage=empty, abstractoff, ...
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Fleurons and indentations

I'm trying to change the indentation settings on my latex documents. ATM, every paragraph is indented by default. I would fill the space of the indentation with a symbol, e.g. a fleuron. Obviously, ...
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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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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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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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Problem in enabling back-referencing in classisthesis package

I am using classicthesis package version 4.1. In its manual it is written: If you want to use backreferences from your citations to the pages they were cited on, change the following line from: ...
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Appendix with mostly tables—problems with floats and longtable

I am sectioning my appendix with \chapter and \section, I sometimes have to add some text sections and then the following table is placed after the next page. I don't know how to prevent these table ...
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Vectors and ClassicThesis (with eulermath)

Normaly I use ClassicThesis with the eulermath option. When I started to use vectors, I redefined the standard command as \renewcommand{\vec}{\mathbf} The problem is that that the letter written ...
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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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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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Doubts for customize classicthesis

I downloaded the classicthesis from its site and I was analysing the contents of the class, the manual, examples and all that. But I have few doubts yet about how to customize well the classic thesis ...
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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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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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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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Problem using optiontohead in scrreprt class

I am using claasicthesis version v4.1 along with scrreprt version v3.11b. I am trying to force printing the longer version of the section title in the table of content but no success so far. I used ...