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

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letter class with header

When I create a letter using the standard letter class, and try to create header using fancyhdr package, the header never displays even after using \thispagestyle{fancy}. I do not like to use ...
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Why does my header disappear from front page using fancyhdr?

I am writing a letter and using fancyhdr to use a pdf file as a header. It is a two page letter, and I have specified the header to be on both the first page as well as the subsequent pages. ...
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Warning “Command \@makecol has changed.”

When I compile my document I get the following warning Command \@makecol has changed. TexStudio points to the file footmisc.sty. Of course I've tried to install its latest version (2011/06/06 v5.5b) ...
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Fancyhdr header goes on top of main text

I have a problem with headers and footers. When im making header, it goes on the top of my text. Maybe someone can help to fix it. \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,oneside]{article} \usepackage{fancyhdr} ...
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Double line for header/footer rules

I want to create a fancy header/footer rule in Exam document class. I have tried what is at http://tex.stackexchange.com/questions/89569/custom-header-footer-rules-fancyhdr and Custom header/footer ...
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package fancyhdr: no dot behind chapter number in header

I am using a university template and want to modify it just a little bit. How can I remove the dot behind the chapter in the headings? Here is a "minimal" example. \documentclass[paper=a4 , ...
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different sized page numbers due to \usepackage{helvet}?

I am at the end of finishing my thesis and after printing it out for final corrections I recognized that the sizes of the page numbers differ sometimes. For example page "10" and page "11". Especially ...
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Problem with geometry and headers

I am trying to setup the margins such that from the top of the header text and the bottom of the footertext there is exactly 1.5cm space. I was not able to achieve this so far and I would highly ...
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Change pagestyle to plain for first page of an unnumbered chapter

I'm writing my undergrad senior-thesis (at a German university) with the following specifications: \documentclass[12pt,headsepline,footsepline]{scrreprt} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} ...
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dictionary-style header problem with fancyhdr [closed]

I am trying the fancyhdf.pdf page 11 example. But I find I am getting wrong headers like Foo--Foo on the first page of the Foo entry, but correctly Foo on subsequent pages. The reason seems to be that ...
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Variable header height [duplicate]

I want to create invoices with LaTeX, and they need a header (containing some company information and maybe a logo) which must be repeated on every page. My problem is that I do not know the header ...
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How to display current section title in the header when a new chapter begins just on an odd page

I am using package fancyhdr to help me construct the headers of my book. The Editor want to me to add the chapter title to the header if the new chapter begins on a page whose number is even, and to ...
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Figure in Header

For our documentation I am trying to put an image inside the header via but it won't work. I already have tried multiple codes but I can't solve my problem with fancyhdr. Anybody has an idea? This ...
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How to prevent offsetting a margin?

I have basic class file and I would like to use fancyhdr. Here is the markup of some-class.cls: \NeedsTeXFormat{LaTeX2e} \ProvidesClass{some-class}[2013/07/29] ...
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How I can put the title on the head on the left side and the name of the chapter on the right?

I'm working with Lyx, and I have the fancy style in the page layout. My document is printed on both sides. On the left side, I want to only have the title of the document and on the right the name of ...
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Page header with box sections & page border

So I'm currently working on converting some documents used in our university to use LaTeX, and I'm stuck on a bit of a hangup. I've been able to nail down all the basics, using plotting, etc; but I ...
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Changing chapter page footer with epigraph

I'm trying to modify the font size of my page numbers in footers, but running into problems with the chapter page when using an epigraph. Here is my MWE: \documentclass[12pt,oneside]{book} ...
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tocloft: listof changes headers/chapter page style

I'm having problems with the tocloft package. For each chapter of my report, I need to create a custom "list of" (done) and to insert that list on the first page of the relative chapter (done). (I ...
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Page numbers restart for preliminary pages

I have just started typesetting my PhD thesis. I am using the book class. I have a parent file where I define style, chapter header styling, page numbering, etc., and I include every chapter using ...
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Koma-script header/footer change with includepdf

I'm (still) moving from regular LaTeX classes (report, article) to Koma-Script. Lots of things are just okay, but not everything. My current problem lies with PDF inclusion and header/footer change ...
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Chapter Thumbs or Tabs in Book Class

I'm currently finalizing a book, and would like to add chapter thumbs or tabs to the document. While I've found a fair number of packages which are likely capable of doing so, I can't seem to get the ...
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two horizontal lines in header

I need to reproduce the following header format: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} \cfoot{} \lhead{\thepage}
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Undefined control sequence: \undefinedpagestyle at \end{macrocode}

The full source can be found here (static link), but here is the relevant bit: ... % \begin{macrocode} %<*package> % \end{macrocode} % \begin{macro}{\BCSet} % And stuff % ...
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Changing whether the footer rule is present

I would like the footer to be different after the first page of my problem sheet document I have implemented the following: \fancypagestyle{questions} { \fancyhf{}% Delete the current section ...
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How to add a picture to fancyhdr *header* (and align in the top right)?

In the MWE below, the blue square aligns according to plan, whereas the dummy-image doesn't, see screenshots below. How to re-code so that the dummy-image "A" is aligned like the blue square? ...
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\usepackage{fancyhdr} remove bookmarks

Hi everybody sorry for the inconvenience, i try to make a thesis in pdf and i like to put two things in: 1) change the style of chapters (Lenny); 2) put the chapter in a header top on the page; ...
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How to make different headings on even and odd pages

I want to make some headings on my thesis. I use the following codes in my cls file. \pagestyle{fancy} \renewcommand{\chaptermark}[1]{\markboth{\MakeUppercase{\thechapter. #1 }}{}} ...
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Preserve page numbering in fancyhdr

I'm using the fancyhdr package to include a header on each page. In order to surpress the section title also being cited in the header of each page, I'm using the command \fancyhf{}, however this also ...
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How to make the first page of a latex document like other pages

I am writing a paper with the article document class. The first page contains a large footer than other pages. I want to make it filled with text like the other pages and contains the same footer. a ...
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Prevent superposition of titles in header (fancy)

I would like to prevent the issue of having titles superposed in the header of my report. I am using the following code: \usepackage{fancyhdr} \setlength{\headheight}{15.2pt} ...
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List of abbreviations/units customisation

I'm still working at my thesis template and ran into the next problem: \documentclass[pdftex, 12pt, oneside]{book} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Footer on last page

I begin with LaTeX and use fancyhdr. So I've got a sweet footer for all my pages but...I'd like to create one another which would be active on last page only. This footer will contain my informations ...
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Customize \chaptermark for \mainmatter

Hey guys it's me again, I tried to add \leftmark to my header, but I want to change it from Chapter 1. Introduction to 1 Introduction. My MWE: \documentclass[12pt, oneside, a4paper]{book} ...
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How editing chapter number at Fancy Page? [closed]

I am very interesting about fancy page and i have minimal working answers dan the result : \documentclass{book} \usepackage[top=20mm,bottom=20mm,left=20mm,right=20mm,a4paper]{geometry} ...
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Different \pagestyle - doesn't accept last one

I'm stuck again. -.- I'm currently creating a template for my projects works, thesis, ... and I tried to structure it with \include what really worked fine till now: ...
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Setting \pagestyle{fancy} seems into create an error

Calling fancy page style is somehow apparently causing the following condition to test true. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \pagestyle{fancy} \ifcsname chapter\endcsname% ...
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Issue with fancyhdr and child documents for KOMA report

I have a strange problem with fancyhdr and report (KOMA) together with child documents. Individually for each child document, the headers are like I want them to be, but when I compile them all ...
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Can't get fancyhdr to work correctly

I am attempting to write a proposal using the following packages, fancyhdr, everypage and draftwatermark. Although the document prints quite nicely, all of the pages are lacking any headers or footers ...
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Add chapter numbering to page header

I'm currently using fancy for my page header everything is Ok but I just still need to also add the number of the chapter to the header. This is my code: \documentclass[12pt]{book} ...
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How to determine head height automatically

I'm creating three documents with three different headers, containing images or large banners. Is there a way to determine the head height automatically or even better a way to change the head height ...
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Trouble setting margins with Resumé header

I am trying to typeset my resumé in LaTeX and have created a header that I am really happy with. However, now that I am starting to fill in the rest of my information the margins I have set up to ...
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Book fancyhdr confusion

I am writing my master's thesis and would like to have my headers as in this book. I would like my even pages with the page number in the left margin and the chapter aligned to the left. My odd pages ...
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Page numbering at bottom of page

I am writing my thesis and I am using document class thesis. I want the page numbering appearing at bottom of the pages and centered. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper, oneside, bold]{thesis} ...
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Fancyhdr does not apply same header/footer on chapter and non-chapter pages

I have a problem with the fancy package: I use the report documentclass and I have a chapter, a lot of text and then a new page starting with a section (or the next page has no chapter starting on ...
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Section name on the right hand sides (odd numbered) [closed]

Here are the command lines that appear in the preamble of a book manuscript: \pagestyle{fancy} \lhead{\nouppercase{\rightmark}} \rhead{\nouppercase{\leftmark}} \renewcommand{\chaptermark}[1]{% ...
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\thispagestyle{plain} has no effect [duplicate]

I'm using the default settings of the fancyhdr package and calling \pagestyle{fancy} at the beginning of my document of type report. Since I have some large figures and tables, I would like to ...
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Fancyhdr package and page numbering issues

I am using the fancyhdr package and I have got big issues with the page numbering. Indeed, the pages appear for each new title, but then I don't have anymore page numbers, Here is the code furnish by ...
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Page number in page which contain the name of the chapter

I would like to insert in each page the chapter name and number (bottom right) The problem is that this configuration does not apply to pages that contain the name of the chapter! My code : ...
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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, ...