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

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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 ...
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Header with section name

I am writing an article document, without parts so the biggest item is the section (I also use subsection and subsubsection) in LaTeX and I am trying to configure the header so that : for each ...
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Can't redefine page style in book class

I have derived a class from the standard book class. I want to redefine the header and footers. But if I use the following code \pagestyle{fancy} \renewcommand{\headrulewidth}{0pt} \fancyhf{} % ...
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How to replace fancyhdr to a right scrbook way?

I've seen is not right to use fancyhdr with scrbook, i've got a code with fancyhdr and i want to replace it to scrbook. This is the code: \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} \lhead{TEMA 13} ...
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Being able to define headers by hand in each part/chapter of a book

Consider the following code inspired from egreg's answer to this topic: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[french]{babel} ...
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fancyhead gradient doesn't match bg colour

I have a "fading line" from white to grey in my header. I wanted to add a page with a different background colour, and therefore fade from this colour instead of white. The problem is that the start ...
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Header and footer for a book using: part on even page and chapter on odd page

My goal is to realize this layout for a book (possibly using fancyhdr, but I'm open to everything): where the current layout is represented in grey. In other words, I want : to put the page ...
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Header line doesn't span width of page

I am using the following code to create a header using fancyhdr: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[margin=3.0cm]{geometry} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} ...
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TOC and header versions of section titles (titlesec interferes with fancyhdr)

I am working on a long document with many chapters, using report class. I would like to have three different versions of certain section titles (long for document, medium for TOC, and short for ...
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Trouble switching between pagestyles

I am working with the following document: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \setlength{\headheight}{13.6pt} \fancypagestyle{plain}{ ...
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Fancyhdr - No “Chapter” Word, but part number

I am having trouble defining my headers with the fancyhdr package. Here is what I want : - on the left page, on the left side : partnumber.chapternumber. Chapter Name - on the right page, on the right ...
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Removing fancy style from part pages

I am using the fancyhdr package to set headers and footers for the thesis. I have recently added LaTeX \parts, and defined a pagestyle for this purpose called 'partpagestyle'. As the MWE below shows, ...
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Why does section and chapter's name overlapping?

Please help me with the following problem. In the header the chapter name and section name overlapp. It's strange, because (as I show below) I commented the \sectionmark Why does the section name ...
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How to correctly include a header image only on the first page

I found a nice Latex template here and I would like to include an image to to the header which is aligned in the right side. I like the template, which is why I would like to adapt it. I included a ...
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Page numbering on bottom center on full page figure

I've looked at several other answers, notably this and this, however I am still stumped. Currently, my document shows all page numbers centered in the bottom (as I need them to be), however for all ...
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Headers/footers not showing (fancyhdr)

I have a slight problem. When I use the fancyhdr package, no headers/footers are published. I'm not sure why \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} ...
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Section name with fancyhdr in beamer

I am trying to add the name of the section in the fancyhdf foot of a beamer presentation but the following command does not work. I have found some help that suggests the command ...
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How do I show the subsection name and the subsubsection number and name in a fancyhdr header?

For example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage{blindtext} \pagestyle{fancy} \fancyhf{} \fancyhead[L]{\leftmark} % displays the section (1. SECTION NAME) ...
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Fancy Header footer

I'm using article latex exam class to create exam paper. Is it possible to add fancy header and footer as mentioned in the picture below?
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Fancy header trouble when used with titletoc

In a very big and complex document using the book class (so I can't reporduce easily a MWE, sorry), I want to use the fancyhdr package to display chapter name and number on the top left of even pages ...
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Wrong page number position with fancyhdr

The following commands produce page numbers that are correctly on the left on the even pages, but on the center of the odd pages. I can't understand where is the error, please can you help me? Silvia ...
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Part and Chapter in Header

Following up on this post: earlier question I have problems setting this style for my soon to submit thesis. Actually, it works for the beginning, but not for the entire project (created in Lyx, ...
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How to use fancyhdr and \maketitle concurrently

I'm trying to use fancy header and \maketitle concurrently. This causes a problem because apparently \maketitle calls \plainstyle, which overrides the fancyhdr settings. Is there a simple patch for ...
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Remove section numbering from fancyhdr header

I have a document containing my course notes, and am attempting to alter the fancyhdr header as in the images below: Current Wanted Here is my current header code, with irrelevant parts ...
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How to adjust textwidth and textheight to paper size in mid document? (and header and footer “length” as well)

I want to adjust textwidth and textheight to papersize in mid document, that simple. I am planning to change some pages paper size, but I need both the header, footer and text to adjust (better if ...
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Fancyhdr: Starred Sections

Using fancyhdr package, this is what I do for each of my starred sections to print them at the header, e.g.: \chapter*{{Foreword}} \markboth{{Foreword}}{Foreword} and this what I have in the ...
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Section author to be shown in footer

For my diploma thesis I need to write the author of each text section in the footer, to make visible who wrote that exact part. In comparison to Microsoft Word (I hate to do that u.u) you can enter ...
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Why my headrule width does not appear to change?

When I run the following script I cannot observe any difference between the width of the line made via \headrulewidth}{1pt} and \headrulewidth}{0.1pt}. Why is this? \documentclass[12pt]{thesis} ...