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How to deal with a cover page?

A report, or a book, has a cover page and a title page, but the typical templates and latex solutions in general seem to ignore the cover page. I can't figure if this is just not enough developed or ...
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Document class CD to create beautiful CD cover

Does somebody know a document class like cd to create cd covers where: a) I can add a logo to the CD cover text and b) the output is not a4 (or so) but the exact size to fit a CD cover. I tried ...
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Cover page : Tikz need explications

I so on this forum a very nice way to create a cover page with the tikz package, I understand globally what the functions doing but I want to understand every instruction. ...
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Create a “special” cover

I'd like to create a cover similar to this: I found it (https://www.overleaf.com/latex/templates/imperial-college-london-phd-thesis-latex-template/zfybynnyczhb) but I can't make this work, I mean, ...
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Two cover pages (titles) to a thesis document, in different languages

I'm using the Princeton-university-thesis tamplate. I need to create a cover page in English and anther one in Hebrew. How this is can be made with the template I'm using?
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Cover page lay-out

I'd like to make the cover page as seen in the image below and be able to put it in a .tex-file. This cover page itself is made within LaTeX, but it's not compatible with XeTeX, and it uses at least 3 ...
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Top of cover page has ??4.414 and I don't know why?

\documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{graphicx} \graphicspath{ {c:/User/Images/} } \usepackage{soul} %\usepackage{biblatex} \usepackage{listings} ...
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Which Class to use to layout Book Covers for Front, Back and Spine Areas

I have tested with PStricks and the layout came fine though i had to struggle with the positioning of the covers based on the coordinates since using the exact coordinate gave inaccurate results. Is ...
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Adding a cover page to an article that uses elsarticle template

I am using Elsevier's template (elsarticle.cls) to write an article. I would like to add a cover page with the title, abstract and some other details, similar to the one generated by ...
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Aligning a minipage in the absolute top left

I'm formatting a cover design in LaTeX. The cover has pages of 145×210mm which includes 3mm margin. The side should be 13.93mm wide and the bleed is 3mm. This gives me the following code, which ...
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Cover letter with Sender and Recipient on the left-hand-side

I would like to use the documentclass letter but only moving the sender -field to the left-hand-side. Minimal example from here: \documentclass{letter} \usepackage{hyperref} \signature{Joe Bloggs} ...
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modify files and convert them to pdf

Say I have a bunch of word documents, powerpoint and excel files. I have some cover photo. I want to convert the files to pdf, add the cover photo and footer to the bottom of each page hello world ...
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How include MetaPost from ConTeXt to LaTeX?

I found ConTeXt document and I get file with MetaPost like this : % language=uk % author : Hans Hagen, PRAGMA ADE, NL % license : Creative Commons, Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 ...
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Insert a image to Latex preamble in LYX

I am writing a survey report and I need used a template as a cover page from here. It is working fine and now I need to add my university logo into that cover page. Cover page has been included in to ...
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The dimensions of the output in the documentclass “cd” are completely wrong [closed]

I'm trying to make cd covers using the document class cd. I've been able to use it fairly well, and I was hopeful to get a nice output. However, I was extremely disappointed to see my document once ...
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Including and understanding package CoverPage

I included the \usepackage{CoverPage} in my document but I have no idea in inserting my data entries.
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Cover/Wrapper for thesis [duplicate]

I am soon finishing my thesis and need some advice on how to create the cover/wrapper that surrounds the thesis (cover page + spine + back). Since it will be printed I also need to add some X's in the ...
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Back cover for a book

I have been looking for back cover LaTeX code for a while now, and I do not seem to be able to find a correct answer. The closest I have gotten so far is this URL: ...
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Issue with inserting a custom cover page

I am a beginner of latex and I use lyx as my tool. I finished my document with Lyx and found a cover page template from here(the first template in the page) I copied the code into my lyx file in the ...
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Pdfpages not working - alternative/reason?

Hey I wonder why includepdf / pdfpages is not working... In the isolated case a file works perfectly fine: \documentclass{tudelft-report} \usepackage{pdfpages} \begin{document} \frontmatter ...
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How to name (numbering) the cover page

I want to create a pdf like this... I know that using \pagenumbering we can switch between (i, ii) and (1, 2, 3)... but how to name a specific page? particularly the cover. Further comments: ...
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How to set Book Cover Design dimensions for printers?

I am new to LateX and I would like to know if there is a class which allows for creating a book cover design to send to the printers ? I already have the book cover design done in Adobe Photoshop ...
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How to achieve this cover design using LaTeX?

I am about to print the dissertation in an online printing house in A4 format 222 pages adhesive binding. The printing house asked to send the cover of the dissertation in a separete file as a double ...
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How can I design a book cover?

Can anyone share his or her experience on designing a book cover? I just finished writing my "Awk One-Liners Explained" e-book and now I am designing the cover. I tried \maketitle and the result was ...
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Lyx: can't import LaTex file

I'm trying to import this latex document into Lyx (version 2.0.2 on Ubuntu 12.04), but it fails and won't give any explanation about the error: Lyx: cannot convert file An error occurred while ...
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change margins of a template to the normal DIN-A4 standard

recently I found a template for a cover sheet. The code is written blow. Unfortunately, it is quite far away from being minimal, but I wanted to show you the whole design. My "problem" now is the ...
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How to insert a personalised centred horizontal line separation in a thesis title page

I am trying to insert a horizontal line to separate the title of my thesis and the subtitle that simply describes that it is a PhD Tesis. However I have played around with \hrule and \hfill commands ...
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Need text to overlay tikz header

I'm trying to create a title page for a document but I'm having some trouble with the background imaging overlaying the text. This is what it's looking like: As you can see the words fall under ...
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Create a document cover using style class [closed]

I'm wanting to create a latex class called projeto.cls that should create this report cover image below, which has the following headers and footer for all reports generated. The fields defined entrie ...
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How can I color only Cover page for PhD thesis

Can you help me in formatting my title page (cover page). It is for my PhD thesis. I have to follow this example https://www.dropbox.com/s/clexb8dauxom2k4/tamplate.jpg ... For this purpose I am using ...
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Create a cover for my thesis

I woould like to make a cover for my thesis with latex. It should look like the following, which I mane with MS Word: I only know the commands: \title{...} \author{...} \date{...} But don't know ...
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Cover page with latex

How can I design the following cover with latex?
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What dimensions and how to insert an image as a cover?

I viewed any message but I don´t reach the solution. I want to make an imge to use as cover for my final job. What dimension do you recommend? in pixels(better) or cm? or What proportions? to the ...
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How to get rid of extra numbered blank page before cover page in LyX?

I have a 50 pages document in LyX. For this report I have to add a coverpage before the title with different style and template from the report. This is what I do: I create my coverpage in a separate ...
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home page ,Cover Page

dear professional latex. I would like to ask you that how I can create a Latex page with the same size, font and colors. I am waiting for your cooperation is highly appreciated.
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A movie film strip of images

Is it possible to make a movie film strip of embedded PDF images?
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Extra blank page while designing front cover with tikz

I’m trying to design the front cover of a book with tikz package. The following is my latex code: \documentclass[b5paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage{geometry} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} ...
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Creating a Title Page for Maths dissertation

I'm a third year maths undergrad, and am currently writing my dissertation using TexMaker. I'm not that familiar with the program, and am struggling to create an appropriate cover page (including ...
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How to define a title page

I am very new to LaTeX. Now I am trying to define the cover page of my document. It currently consists of the title and a single picture. I have tried \begin{titlepage} \maketitle \begin{figure} ...
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removing all marks associated with thanks on cover page

I would like to remove the numbering associated with \thanks on my cover page. I use the following command (using article): \documentclass[11pt,english,titlepage]{article} \usepackage{lmodern} ...
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How to keep the first item invisible before I click the screen?

See the picture. The current situation is that the frame title and the first item appears at the same time. But I only want to let the frame title visible at first, and after I click the screen, the ...
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How do I edit a cover page for my thesis like this template?

I'm trying to dive under this incredible world of non-WYSIWYG. So, for my first main challenge I need to write my master's thesis with LaTeX. And I found some difficulties at the very beginning of my ...
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Oneside cover within a twosided LaTeX document

I'm writing my thesis and I'd like to have a onesided cover while the rest of the document is twoside, so to obtain the text and figures well-centered within the cover. Here is my main .tex file: ...
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Cover Image and First Page Overlap

I'm extremely new to LaTeX and learning on my own, so I apologize if this is an obvious question. In my document, I'm using a pdf image as the first cover page, and additional pages after that. I ...
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footnote rule on cover page

I have a document with a cover page and foonote. I would like to add a rule above the foonote. What is the way to do this? \documentclass[english,titlepage]{article} \begin{document} \title{ddd} ...
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Questions about my cv header and cover letter

I am working on my cv and my cover letter and I have different questions. My current code: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{moderncv} \moderncvtheme[green]{classic} ...
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How to reproduce this thesis cover page in LaTeX?

I am typing my thesis' cover page, our university has a typesetting requirement in this link http://www.helsinki.fi/socialsciences/studying/current/thesis_cover.pdf I need to reproduce this cover ...
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How do I include a separate custom cover page onto my LaTeX document?

I've created a nice looking cover page in LaTeX as a pdf on its own. How do I add this onto an already existing LaTeX document instead of the default title page?
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how to create this cover page?

How could I create a cover page in a report as follows? Especially I would like to know how to create this grey and red area.
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ToC on cover and continues on the second page

The design I am working on has the ToC as the cover, together with the title & author. There is a production restriction which the second page (inner cover) can't be printed. Please find the ...