{fancyhdr} is a package which allows the creation of custom page headers and footers.

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Center footer wrt paper, not margins

Im writing a thesis. The requirements are 1.5in left margin and 1 in right. In addition, the page number must be in the right hand corner except on the first page of every chapter where it must be ...
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Changing header on Fancyhdr

Hello I am new to LaTeX and I am having a problem using fancyhdr package I want the header to only show the chapter number and chapter name in the center of the page and I am having issues doing that ...
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geometry and fancyhdr clash

When I try and create a custom title page, I am having to adjust headerheight because of an Image that will go there. The same image will be in the header on the normal page, but slightly smaller, ...
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Section Titles in Margin Notes

I am struggling to reproduce the following layout in Latex. I have tried using the package marginnote, and playing around with geometry and fancyhdr. I end up going around and around in circles, ...
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Trouble with fancy page headers on pages with float too large warnings

I'm using latex to write a thesis using a template I found at http://openwetware.org/wiki/LaTeX_template_for_PhD_thesis. I am having trouble with fancy page headers on pages with float too large ...
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In fancyhdr : change the height of a logo in the footer

I want to put the logo of my school in the bottom right of my pages. The problem is that the logo collides with the text on top. I know that the position of the footer is ruled by the \footskip ...
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fancyhdr and lastpage: do not count last page

I am using fancyhdr and lastpage. I want to write a Bachlorthesis and the last page must be the statutory declaration wich should not be part of the page count. But this page is counted in LastPage. ...
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put the horizontal line below the section title and modified page number with the box surrounding it

I would like to put the horizontal line below the section title as the figure below: and the second one I would like to modified the page number by putting it in the rectangular box as the second ...
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List of Figures and List of Tables do not show fancyhdr

I'm currently writing my Bachelor's Thesis and have already used LateX for several documents and reports so far. However, I cam across a problem during formatting my thesis. Throughout my whole work I ...
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Double page headings with fancyhdr and fancyplain style in TOC/bibliography

I noticed the bibliography and TOC, list of figures etc have the "section title" twice on each header, on the left and the right -- I have defined in the main body just the right part of the header ...
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Alternate section title in header, also when new section starts at top of page

I'm using fancyhdr to display the current section title in the header of even-numbered pages of a book. I achieve this with the following code: \setlength{\headheight}{14pt} \pagestyle{fancy} ...
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Undefined references within equations

So my problem is that there seams to be a clash between something in my preamble and the \label{} and \ref{} commands. When I do references within my definition environment it all goes smoothly, but ...
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Changing a4paper to letterpaper

For starters I am a first time user of LaTeX I am formatting my dissertation using this template: https://www.overleaf.com/2943161npnxys#/8024281/ Unfortunately, the paper size in this is a4 and I ...
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Spiral around cylinder [duplicate]

i want to draw a spiral around cylinder. Can you help me? something like that http://www.unitmath.com/um/p/Examples/GeometricSolids/Spiral.gif Thank you very much.
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Switch from portrait to landscape maintaining margins [duplicate]

There is a portrait document in which only the second page have to be made landscape (the document has header and footer made with fancyhdr). To accomplish the portrait to landscape turn I'm using the ...
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`fancyhdr` to include just Chapter in header

Using fancyhdr is there a way to restrict the header to just the Chapter names (ignoring any section names?) Spinning off of my previous question [here]:1 I would like to limit the header information ...
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headers and footers acting strangely with floatpag package

Using the fancyhdr package, I have a LaTeX document with the following headers and footers: Underlined chapter name at the top of each page. Page number at the bottom of each page. I was also ...
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How can I produce better spacing between header and content when using fancyhdr package?

I am currently using the fancyhdr package with the following setup: %BOOK FORMATTING \usepackage{fancyhdr} % nice header format \fancyhead[RO, LE]{\textbsf{\thepage}} % ...
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how to remove half line in twocolumn in first page?

I want half line in twocolumn article but in first page like this first page second page \documentclass[landscape,12pt]{article} \usepackage[margin=1cm,top=1.3cm,bottom=1.3cm,headsep=5mm] ...
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Change Page Size Mid-Document: Fancy Header and Footer Horizontal Width

When changing the paper size within a document, the fancyhdr package does not recognize the alteration of the layout width. This page details how to change page size mid-document. An answer has been ...
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Custom header not working as expected using fancyheader

I want to have a custom header like the following: Chapitre5 (Chapter5) in the left and the name of the chapter in the right(Mise en oeuvre) I used this in my root .tex file: \usepackage{fancyhdr} ...
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Alternating page numbers

How can I have alternating page numbers in the footer (using fancyhdr) in the form of (left footer) page x of y -nextpage- (right footer)page x2 of y? I now have \pagestyle{fancy} \cfoot{\thepage\ ...
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Fancyhdr does not apply the right style

I am using Latex for the first time, to write my thesis. I organized my work as a main file that calls several others using subfiles, since I like to compile a single chapter while I am working on ...
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Applying fancyhdr on pages where new chapters start

I'm using the book.cls document class and the following fancy header: \usepackage{fancyhdr} \fancyfoot{} \fancyhead[RO,LE]{\thepage} \fancyhead[LO]{\leftmark} \fancyhead[RE]{\rightmark} This works ...
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Different texts in odd and even pages in footer

MWE \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{book} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage{pifont} \usepackage{lipsum} % dummy text ...
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Different texts in various pages in footer

MWE \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{book} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{lastpage} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage{pifont} \begin{document} ...
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How do you align page numbers 2 and 3?

I am formatting a 115 page book. I have a really strange problem. Page numbers 2 and 3 are not horizontally aligned as you can see in the screenshot. I have checked other page numbers and they are ...
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Section name in the header

I want to make Latex display the subsection name (i.e. "2.1 Subsection") in the left header and the section name (i.e. "2 Section") in the right header. I use the following code: % !TEX TS-program ...
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Add a (different) footer to the last odd page

I have a twoside document and I'm using fancyhdr. Each even-page has footer 'A', all odd-pages have footer 'B' but now I would like the last odd page to have footer 'C'. It's no problem to add the ...
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How to add chapter names in header

I like to add chapter names in my header. Currently I used this command \fancyhead[RO,LE]{Chapter \thechapter} which can only show the chapter number . How can I add names instead of numbers.
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Why is the page number not in the footer of my page?

When I use the below code, the page number on page 2 appears above the footer. Why, and how do I put it in the footer? And what happened to the footer line on page 1? \documentclass{article} ...
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Creating a custom copy of pagestyle plain with fancyhdr?

Consider this MWE (compiles with pdflatex -shell-escape test.tex): \documentclass{book} \usepackage{filecontents} \begin{filecontents*}{insert.tex} \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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Overfull hbox in header

I get an overfull hbox in a header within command for \rhead, which I didn't expect since it's right justified. For some reason, removing the footer seems to fix it, yet removing the tikz package ...
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footruleskip already defined error when remove header line - abntex

I'm trying to remove the line of the header. Doing some searches, the best answer was \renewcommand{\headrulewidth}{0pt} but when I add the package fancyhdr I get an error saying that the footruleskip ...
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tabularx right bar half of left bar

So I'm trying to add a table to the header of my document. Basically I'm trying to match the style created in MS Word originally. \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} \renewcommand\headrule{} ...
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hypdvips causing content to overflow into footer

I am having problems with the content of the page running over into the footer. Here is my Minimal Working Example. \documentclass[a4paper,11pt,twoside]{book} \usepackage{fancyhdr} ...
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setting header inside document for some pages

How can I set different header for different sections. In this example I am looking for replacement of \SomeCommand \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \SomeCommand{Header 1 define here} %this ...
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Extra line space being inserted, unrequested

I have created a survey form over two A4 pages, using tables. I have fancyhdr on top of each page and have suppressed the \maketitle command. Both tables have almost exactly the same content (the ...
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Top margin fancyhdr

I've been starting to use the \fancyhdr package now, using next commands: \newgeometry{left=1.5in,right=1.5cm,top=3cm,bottom=2.5cm,headheight=1cm} (after \begin{document} and after the input of the ...
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How do I remove header and footer from contents page and list of figures

This is the code I've used for the header and footer. How do I remove header and footer from contents page and list of figures? \usepackage{times} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Some pages are being right aligned while some are being center aligned.What is wrong in the way I have used fancyhdr?

There seems to be no pattern in which pages are right or center aligned
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Wrap page number in colored box in footer

I a looking for a way to achieve the following outcome for the page numnbers in my footer created using fancyhdr: My current code in a stand-alone example looks like this: ...
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fancyhdr and chapter*

I'm using fancydr like this: \usepackage{titlesec} % Normal chapter titles \titleformat{\chapter}{\normalfont\LARGE\bfseries}{\thechapter.}{1em}{} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} \fancyhf{} ...
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Remove header from the page after TOC and LOF

I am using Koma-script book document class, twosides, and I also use the package \fancyhdr to modify my pages. The problem is that header appears both in the next page after TOC and after LOF, so I ...
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How to get rid of the “chapter” word with \leftmark?

I'm using fancyhdr to make customs headings and I would like to know if there is a way to get rid of the "chapter" when I use \leftmark in my header ? The document is in oneside report. Thanks !
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Remove header in fancyhdr with new sections

I'm writing my thesis in LyX with the article class. I want my headers to have the "Section X. " except for the pages where the new sections start. Is there any way to do this? My current code is as ...
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Typesetting Error using TeXworks

I am trying to make a minor tweak to a template using TeXworks. I am new to LaTeX so forgive me for my ignorance. The file type is pdfLaTex. When making the slight adjustment and clicking the green ...
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how to use fancyhdr package to customize headers in landscape page

I have used the fancyhdr package to customize the header of my pages. However, when I want a page to be landscape (by using the pdflscape package), it does produce a page in landscape orientation, but ...
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Header: no number for references page

How can I make sure that the references page has no number in the header (i. e., I still want a header, but without a number). MWE with the problem: \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage{fancyhdr} ...
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Right align header not working

I'm trying to align my header to the right side but it is not going all the way to the right. Here is a minimal example (I'm including my margins in case that is part of the problem? I honestly ...