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

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How to make the first page of index fancy

I have a file called index.tex that looks like this: \begin{theindex} \item apple, 39 \item banana, 23 ... lots more of this stuff stretching over say 4 pages \end{theindex} I include it in a MWE ...
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How can I stop content overlapping my footer?

I am trying to use LaTeX to generate PDF versions of cheat sheets people build on my website. They are all three column documents, effectively each containing multiple tables. For the most part, ...
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How to insert footer in first pages of chapter?

I am using fancyhdr to make header and footer for pages. In the minimal example the footer is not appearing in the first page of chapter. I want footer to be appear in the first pages of the chapter ...
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How to remove 'Chapter 1.' from 'Chapter 1. Introduction' while using \leftmark?

MWE is below: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{fancyhdr} %\newcommand{\currentchapter}{} %\let\oldchapter\chapter %\renewcommand{\oldchapter}[1]{\oldchapter{#1}\renewcommand{\currentchapter}{#1}} ...
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Alternatives to the horizontal line in fancyhdr

I'm looking for a more fancy alternative to the default (read boring) horizontal line produced under the fancyhdr package. How creative can we get?
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Centered section title in fancyhdr

fancyhdr automatically puts the section title on the right header. When I try \begin{document} \pagestyle{fancy} \chead{\rightmark} \rhead{} \cfoot{\thepage} \end{document} nothing appears in ...
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Getting chapter and section in \fancyhead

I am having a bit of a heard time getting \fancyhead to give me the out put I want. I'd like to have a header that includes Chapter X: THIS IS THE SECTION (italicized like the default). I can get it ...
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Customize page numbering so all pages are equally formatted in book class

The title says it all. A friend is working on her thesis and we cannot figure out how to ensure that the page numbering is equally formatted on all the pages that display page numbers. Default ...
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Tables as Header and footer

I've been struggling with my .tex for quite some time now, and decided its time to look for help. This is the situation: all docs here (my office) need to bring, as header, a table (3 columns) which ...
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Page number position on page with table of contents

I want to position page numbers in my document in top-right corner. I managed to do so using fancyhdr (see below). \usepackage{fancyhdr} \hypersetup{% pdfborder = {0 0 0} } ...
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Insert a url in a footnote [duplicate]

I would like to insert a url in a footnote but that isn't working. I use the following code : \documentclass[a4paper,11pt,final]{article} \usepackage{color} ...
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What is the proper way of moving my content but not my header/footer?

My header and footer are all set. Size and position are good. However, I want to push the actual content to the right and down (creating big margins at the top and left of the document). See this ...
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How to put the text at the top in fancyhdr

I made a document with 2 pages and headers: Can I put "Page 2 of 2" at the top of the 2-nd page, so it was vertically aligned with "Commercial invoice"? How can I manage the padding between the ...
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Empty page on the Part page

I'm using this on my document (scrartcl documentclass): \usepackage{etoolbox} \pretocmd{\section}{\cleardoubleevenemptypage}{}{} \pretocmd{\part}{\cleardoubleevenemptypage}{}{} This makes me get ...
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Want to get 'book name, and 'chapter name, in header

I asked a question to get 'chapter name' and 'section' in the header in the following link : \markboth is not working when using \chapter and \section. Now I have decided to replace the section name ...
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Gantt diagram and pdflscape

I'm trying to put a gantt diagram (using pgfgantt package) into landscape mode (using pdflscape package), but I have encountered a problem: It seems that, either because of pgfgantt, pdflscape or ...
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Expand page to use full page height with fancyhdr

I use fancyhdr package and would like to print a large float that exceeds the textheight. Hence I would like to remove the headers and footers. And have the float verticaly centered. I tried ...
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fancyhdr - Only show sections, not subsections

Is there a way for the header to only print the title of the parent section? So in the example below, the subsection{LOL} page will have "1.1 LOL" written in the header. I just want it to say ...
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How to print the section name without the section number in a fancyhdr header?

I've copied a code to have a header that prints the section name on the left and my name on the right: \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} \renewcommand{\sectionmark}[1]{\markright{\thesection\ ...
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\markboth is not working when using \chapter and \section

I am having a problem when adding \chapter and \section in the document. \markboth is not working when I compile it. I have got a link Why is \markboth not working?. But there is no solution about my ...
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topline of fancyhdr disappears when I use tocloft

I have the problem that when I use package tocloft the line under the fancyheader disappears. It only disappears on pages with lists, like table of contents or list of figures. I would like to have ...
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Placing page numbers with Fancyhdr

I have looked through many of the posts on this website, but I am still having trouble placing my page numbers in latex the way I want it. Essentially, I want to mimic the way MS Word formats page ...
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Inconsistent margins using fancyhdr and geometry

For my homework assignments I usually use the fancyhdr package to create a header that contains the group (A, B, C etc), homework title, my name + student number and the date. Besides that I ...
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can't find issues identified by nag

I am somewhat new to LaTeX, but am currently working on a project (trying to use pdflatex for automated .pdf report rendering). I just learned about \RequirePackage[l2tabu, orthodox]{nag} today, ...
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How to set custom headers?

Having some experience with Latex, I'm now using LyX seriously for the first time. Since I need to set custom headers, I have enabled the Custom Header/Footerlines module and set the page layout to ...
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How to put a text, shifted to the right into the customized \section

I have the following code: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[a4paper]{geometry} \usepackage[cm]{fullpage} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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Same header and footer for every page

I have a problem with my header and my footer. If I do that: \pagestyle{fancy} \fancyhf{} \fancyhead[R]{\includegraphics[width=8cm]{img/header.png}} \fancyfoot[L]{ Name Firstname - v1.0 \\ Date}} ...
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Page numbering different side of heading for odd and even page

Hello I am using a fancyhdr package and I want that the page number appear in the right side of the heading for odd pages and in the left side of the heading for the left side. I alredy used the ...
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Problem with headlines

I have a problem with headlines. My kode is: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt.,leqno]{article} \pagestyle{fancy} \fancyhead{} \fancyfoot{} \fancyhead[LO, LE]{\thepage} \renewcommand{\headrulewidth}{0pt} ...
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Trouble using fancyhdr

I'm still relatively with using LaTeX but I've done a lot of searching to try and fix my problem (may have not been enough). My issue is that I am after the page number in the top right of the header ...
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Text does not fit foot line space

For my next essay, I got some requriements from my teacher. The layout concerning headlines and footlines should be like this (as there is no adequate Times New Roman I chose Arial): ...
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Legend of picture, caption

I would like to assign one caption to a picture in my report, without this caption begin in the listing of figure. I use the following: \begin{figure}[htbp] \begin{minipage}[l]{.645\linewidth} ...
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Use fancy page numbering using Metapost graphic

ConTeXt is a great TeX format specially since Metapost is tightly integrated into it that producing page numbering style like is easily implemented if you know Metapost (which I admit I don't, ...
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Remove section name from header in LaTeX

I am trying to remove section names in headers. I am using fancyhdr package. When I try to specify new text in \lhead{}, text is just overlayed on section name. P.S. 3 hours of googling did not help. ...
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Decorative lines above and left of text

I would like to recreate this decoration, which is being placed at the top of every page: So a thin line above the text, and a thicker line left of the text. I've been trying to do this using the ...
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Alternating header titles

I'm trying to figure out how to get the odd and pages to display the current section name and the odd pages to display the title of the paper. How do I accomplish this? I'm using article and I have ...
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Remove line from Header

I am using \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} ........ \lhead{My Name} This setup creates header with a horizontal line. How can I remove line appearing in header? When I convert this ...
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No page number on the first page of an Index (not ToC)

The publishing house I am going to publish a book with demands no page number on the first page of each chapter. I used \thispagestyle{empty} in most cases and had to use ...
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How to enlarge the header of a fancy page style? [closed]

I am using a fancy page style for my report. I am using the following code to set the width of the body: \usepackage[left=3cm, right=2.5cm, top=2.65cm, bottom=2.65cm]{geometry} However, the bar in ...
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Logo in footer with aligned text

I want to create a latex class to create documents for my company. There is an example style for a word document but it looks more complex as most headers/footers I have found till now to re-create in ...
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fancyfoot different on first page of new chapter

I copied my fanyfoot setting of a former work of mine but in my current file it behaves completely different. On the first page of each chapter the pagenumber if not centered but aligned left. Also no ...
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Change linewidth for the whole document, while keeping fancyhdr wide?

Somebody noticed that \abstract changes the linewidth for the whole document (here). The problem was the syntax: with correct syntax as below this is avoided. \begin{abstract} This is an abstract. ...
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Hyperref marks lastpage as a reference

I am using the hyperref package, lastpage package and fancyhdr package. My problem is, that the number showing the amount of total pages (in the footer) is red and works like a link to the front ...
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latex fancyhdr: is possible to use leftmark and rightmark alternatively?

I'm using this code to customize the header layout: \pagestyle{fancy} \fancyhead{} \fancyfoot{} \lhead{\nouppercase{\rightmark}} \rhead{\thepage} I would like to have the section name in the top ...
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Page number in the margin and separator

I want to produce this kind of header. My first attempt includes the use of fancyhdr package but still I can't figure out how it is possible to move the page number in the margin and put the | bold ...
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First page bottom margin problems — fancyhdr / geometry

Can anyone please help me understand why the bottom margin on the first page spills over if I only use the geometry definitions inside the square brackets of \usepackage[]{geometry}; however, placing ...
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Bad margins while printing

I'm using geometry package like this: \usepackage[landscape]{geometry} \newgeometry{twocolumn, left=0.25cm, right=0.25cm, top=0.8cm, bottom=0.4cm} and fancyhdr package like this: ...
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Use of shaded box for section numbering only?

I have been wondering "how to get shaded box for section numbers only"? Also, How to get grey square in between left mark and page number in the header? In code below I can get solid black square. I ...
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My footer disappears when I increase headheight

I have created a custom simple layout with the fancyhdr package. Because the header I must use is somewhat big, LaTeX instructed me to increase the headheight to at least a minimum value. The problem ...
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alternating chapter and section on header [closed]

I use the code trying to have the header to display chapter and section alternately \pagestyle{fancy} \renewcommand{\chaptermark}[1]% {\markboth{\MakeUppercase{\thechapter.\ #1}}{}} ...