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fncychap & chapter heading [duplicate]

I am using "fncychap" in a latex document, and when the pdf is generated there is about a 3-inch gap between the chapter heading and the top of the page! How do I get rid of or reduce the size of this ...
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How to change the Chapter Num font when using fncychap?

I'm using fncychap to style my chapter titles : \usepackage[Sonny]{fncychap} %----------- \ChNameVar{\Huge\fontfamily{put}\selectfont\color{black}} ...
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Custom chapter template

I am trying to define a custom chapter style like this one (\documentclass{book}): The closest I found is to use \usepackage[Glenn]{fncychap} which produces: I have created the picture in ...
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\usepackage[Glenn]{fncychap} and missing numbering [closed]

I created my thesis using \usepackage[Glenn]{fncychap} for chapters. Sadly not all chapters of the parts are numbered. It's quite odd that in part I, chapters 1-2 are numbered but 4-5 are not. In part ...
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Put chapter title in the middle of a page (vertically)

I'm using fncychap package to customize my chapters' titles. I want to put the chapter title in the center of a separate page (vertically). \documentclass{report} \usepackage[Bjornstrup]{fncychap} ...
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changing chapter name in fncychap

I am using the package fncychap (here) with scrbook and Sonny. Now I want to change the name of the word 'chapter' to a date which I can type by hand when I am creating a new chapter. I've ...
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Changing font colour in fncychap

I am using the Lenny chapter style from fncychap and I would like to change the colour of the chapter number. I found "How do you change the font when using fncychap?" and followed the recommendations ...
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Decrease space before and after chapter in fncychap

I would like to decrease the space before and after the chapter name due to space constraints. I am using the fncychap. Here is the MWE: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[Glenn]{fncychap} ...
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How to change the font and size of the Chapters titles and numbers of Bjornstrup

This is a follow-up question to Question about Bjornstrup, where, in the answers, Gonzalo Medina posted a short script on how to change the background and numbers colors of a specific Chapter format. ...
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Are there any packages similar to fncychap?

I use fncychap this way: \usepackage[Conny]{fncychap} This lets me have pretty decent chapters, ToC and title page design. But the options are scarce and too popular. Are there any other packages ...
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fancy chapter heading for a book

I would like to change the default chapter heading formatting of book document class. How can I output something like below :
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Chapter number in `Lenny` and roman numerals to Old Style

Is there a way to change the chapter number in fncychap as well as the roman numerals in the \frontmatter to be old style figure style? \documentclass{amsbook} \usepackage[osf]{mathpazo} ...
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fncychap package - reduce vertical gap/space between header and chapter heading

The package fncychap, using \chapter places the chapter heading 1/3 down the page. How can we place it closer to the top? That is; the words "Test Chapter" closer to the header "My Header" in the ...
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fncychap package - vertical gap/space between text and heading too large - how to reduce?

The below example shows the table large gap between the top of the table of contents its section heading. How can this gap be reduced? \documentclass{book} \usepackage[Bjornstrup]{fncychap} ...