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Misalignment chapter titles with hang option of titlesec package and redefined \cleardoublepage

When I redefine the command \cleardoublepage to include the words "This page has been intentionally left blank", the titles of the chapters are misaligned. \documentclass{book} \usepackage[a4paper, ...
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Heading of paragraph on left side

I want to list something in my document. Each point in the list has a short heading (one word, for example "Usecase"). This word should be on an own column to the left of the text which gets added ...
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Why each section is shown in one page rather than in the same page when I use \onecolumn?

I don't know why each section is shown in one separate page when I use \onecolumn rather that the normal (two columns) format. \onecolumn \section{Goals} some text
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Subsection starting in same line as subsection name [duplicate]

Many articles are structured in the following way: 1. [Title of section 1] 1.1.[title of subsection 1.1].text of subsection 1.1 1.2.[title of subsection 1.2].text of subsection 1.2. 2. [Title os ...
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Formatting: Numbering paragraphs of sections

I have some problems in writing an article with inequalities. What I want to say: Now, it appears as Cauchy's Inequality 1. Introduction 2. Theorem Bernoulli's Inequality 3. Introduction 4. ...
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186 views

Formatting chapter headings using the titlesec package

I'm trying to do a very simple task but I'm a beginner in LaTeX, so I have some doubts. I'd like to change the chapter style. Instead of Chapter 1 Introduction I'd like to have C H A P T E R 1 ...
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Working in Landscape Orientation to make a To-Do List

I'm essentially trying to re-create the following (Which may have been created in Microsoft Word) with LaTeX. I have figured out how to get into landscape orientation but it goes down onto a new page ...
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Koma script: Restore default chapter style

I want to have for just one chapter a special chapter heading format. So I use the command \setkomafont{chapter}{\centering\large\rmfamily} and then I want to revert back to the default chapter ...
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ToC-title formatting problem

I am relatively new to Latex and I came across a problem I am not able to fix myself. From a friend I got a number of commands for formatting my chapter titles, which works quite well, unfortunately ...
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Can I modify the font shape on-the-fly in my chapter headings if I have used sectsty to format?

I am having problems formatting the text in my chapter headings. I used sectsty to modify all my headings to \sffamily, but I have some parts of the heading that should be in italics and I can't work ...
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How to merge / overlay two pages?

This should in principle be an easy question, but I could not figure out how to do it, so I hope to find help here. A disclaimer up front: I know that this is not a recommended thing to do, and pretty ...
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Formatting of heading List of Acronyms and list of tables glossaries package

I am using glossaries package and making List of Acronyms as well as List of Symbols. I got everything working except one formatting issue. The heading of my above two lists have a different ...
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Remove text formatting from chapter title

I'm having a problem with the chapter headings formatting. I would like to change only the first letter of each chapter, but for the lists of figures and tables chapters it's not working. Here is ...
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How to change format of Appendix page name?

This is a followup question to How to add cover pages to appendices? . This screenshot shows the school requirements. This minimal example comes from Ruben's solution to the previous problem: ...
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changing formatting for section headers

I would like my document to have section headings that look like this: How can I achieve this in LaTeX?
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Customizing Chapter style in scrbook

I want to obtain styles like those showed in the next two images (I do not need the picture in the background (parabolas)): My original LaTeX code (to be customized but should keep font as they ...
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Maintaining structure Workbook style

--Revised-- I am looking at a math workbook for teenagers. This one has the following structure: 1.Main Chapter 1.1 Subchapter 1.11 Task 1 a) problem 1 b) problem 2 c) problem ...
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How to customize enumeration to implement Brazilian law texts?

This is a standard model of a Brazilian contract: http://www.consultta.com/modelos_contratos/modelos_contrato/0215.htm It more or less follow the way Brazilian laws are written: as you can see, the ...
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Questions about chapter section and their formation

Hello, everyone, I want to arrange the chapter and section as the picture shown and The font should be Times New Roman, 12 point, could anyone give me some tips.
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Sections running off page

I have a long list of sections and subsections like so \chapter{Thin Lenses} \section*{Aim} \section*{A. Types of Lenses} \subsection*{Prediction} \subsection*{Observation} \subsection*{Explanation} ...
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Changing section heading style

I would like to change the section/subsection style of my LaTeX document. The following is an example of what I would like: 3. Methodology and data: An explanation (Level 1. 12 font. In bold. Period ...
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“Two option” section command with associated formatting

I'm trying to work out the best way to create a section-like command that has two options associated to it with mixed formatting of the result. Specifically: \alternativesection{Section ...
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Format section's title with \renewcommand

I have tried to make my sections appear as "Section I : My section's title" or "Section I My section's title" with the \renewcommand\thesection... command but in the table of contents the word ...
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What is the analogue to \makechapterhead for \part?

I am formatting my thesis right now but I have problems with formatting the title page for each part of my thesis. Whereas I can access the format of each chapter using \makechapterhead and ...
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In Lyx, how to change “Part I” with some other text

I'm using the article class. When creating a new part, I would like to change "Part 1" to "Experiment 1", "Part 2" to "Experiment 2" and so on, followed by my part title. How can I do that? I've ...
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KomaScript Book: How to have Chapter Headings formatted just like text?

Might seem like an odd thing to do, but so far it's proven beyond my novice-level Latex abilities, and related posts I've looked at on this site seem a little more complicated than what I need. In ...
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Add paragraph symbol to section

I would like to ask how can I add the paragraph symbol § so that it will be displayed as below: §4 First section §5 Second section By default it is generated as below when a ...
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How to modify Subsubsection Header (apa6.cls)?

I am using the apa6.cls for my document and need a different format of the section headers. I managed to modify the section and subsection header to match my criteria (see below). But the ...
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How can I set the part name and title on the same line?

How can I set part name and title on the same line. Now (at default) , the Part number is at one line, and the name of part is one line below... For example, instead of PART I This is my title ...
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Underline subsections

I am able to make subsections italic and larger using the titlesec package, but there seems to be no working solution to make them underlined. Here is my current document: ...
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How to obtain this fancy chapter page with the book class

I know that designing fancy things under latex can sometimes be very difficult. I've designed the following model under powerpoint in 5 minutes, and now I would like to achieve this with latex (I have ...
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Subsubsection: remove the newline (like paragraph)

Using the article document class, how can one remove the newline at the end of a subsubsection title? I am using \documentclass{article}; I do not currently use titlesec or any of the alternatives; I ...
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Formatting Chapter Titles

I'm working on my thesis, and I need my chapter titles to be centered so it says "CHAPTER " and then immediately under it the actual chapter title. Right now I have ...
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Changing the section format

Consider the \section{abc} the output will be like 1. abc how can I change the '.' to '-' or vice versa. i.e. 2- abc
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Modifying section, subsection based on scope?

Using MS Word 2013 I mocked up what I would like to create using LaTeX: I tried exporting it in LibreOffice using its writer2latex; but that didn't work. So starting from the sectionbox LaTeX ...
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Chapter heading at the right-hand side

I want a specific chapter heading as in the picture below (Chapter heading at the right-hand side, but section heading at the left-hand side) Can you help me?
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How to get rid of italic in the table of contents? [duplicate]

I formatted the titles of section and subsections in italic, and it appears italic in the Table of Contents, I want no influence on the Table of Contents. For example \subsection{\textit{The RGE for ...
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Write lowercase in Section (IEEEtran class)

I want to write lower case in a section, I've tried using \MakeLowercase but its not working. Here is what I tried: \section{Experiment I: T\MakeLowercase{he effect of changing the distance}} I'm ...
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1answer
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Using \mathsection in the chapter

How can I use LaTeX to get the result like the following picture? In this picture, $\mathsection{1} Hình thang và hình bình hành$ is the title of the first section. If I use \mathsection and ...
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votes
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Section title with subtitle

I'm using the memoir class, I would like to create a more fancy section title, but I don't have the necessary skills in LaTeX. I found many fancy section titles on this forum, but I don't know how to ...
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1answer
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section numbering format

I am trying to format a legal document so that it follows this format. Article 1. 1.01 First section bla bla bla 1.02 Second section bla bla bla etcetera. I tried using this to get ...
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1answer
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fancy chapter title page for entire document

How to enable this style as well for TOC and bibliographypage ? Note that, I'm using scrreprt document class
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Reorder sections based on a variable?

I have a CV I've created in LaTeX (using the moderncv package). I'm trying to create flavors of the CV based on variables. What I would like to do is to generate the sections in a different order. ...
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votes
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How to remove the chapter number from section number? [duplicate]

I use Roman for Chapter numbers, and I don't want sections to be numbered as VIII.2 (while I still want sections to be numbered within chapters). How do I do that? i.e. instead of VIII.2 sections ...
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Special chapter title formatting

Using the book class. I would like to have chapter titles that look like this: | CHAPTER ## | | Chapter Title (italic) | Can titlesec do this?
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Modify default memoir chapter style

I'm using memoir and using its default chapter style. what I'm looking to do is to change the format from chapter 1 chapter title to something like this: chapter 1: chapter title I'm ...
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votes
1answer
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How to \label emails in appendix?

I would like to include ~20 emails in the appendix section of an article, so I in the article can e.g. write "...according to \ref{email1}". If I put each email in a subsection, then I have to find a ...
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1answer
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How to format subsection title (without packages)?

I'd like to change the format for \subsection{} without using special packages. On report.cls we find its definition \newcommand\subsection{\@startsection{subsection}{2}{\z@}% ...
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1answer
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Change chapter heading format [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Chapter formatting Could someone help me with this problem with my document? Instead of generating the following: % % % % Chapter 2 Title % % % % I would like the ...
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1answer
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fancy chapter title page

How can I have a chapter title page like the following? Note that, I'm using book document class