{header-footer} is about customizing headers and footers, i.e., choosing a page style for certain pages (e.g. empty, plain, headings) and (for the styles employed) placing information like the current section title and page number. Popular packages are {fancyhdr}, {scrlayer-scrpage}, {titleps}, and ...

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How to change the font of header?

When I am typing in latex, I find that the name of the chapter is too long. In order to avoid the header getting too crowded (as shown), I intend to reduce the font size of the header, but I do not ...
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Coloured swatch per chapter

I know that this should be possible, but I'm not sure how to go about it. I would like to have a small rectangle appear on each page (outside edge), which runs right up to the edge of the page, and ...
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how to remove 'Chapter' word only from headings?

I want to suppress the word 'chapter' from my headings but to leaving the normal 'CHAPTER X: Name of the chapter' in the document. I want that my headings says '# Name of the chapter', not 'Chapter # ...
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Glossaries and custom section headings broken

I've a document, where I use the glossaries to manage acronyms for me. Sometimes, I use a \gls{} command inside a section heading, and I have defined page headers to have the current section heading. ...
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Iteratively define Header/Footer

I wrote a LaTeX document (approx. 50 pages) with 2 classmates together. Now i want to show who wrote which part in at the top right of each page. For example at page 2-15 will be my name at the top ...
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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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How to write custom footer for some pages

I am using fancyhdr to hide header and footer in some pages but I also want to write custom footers for certain pages. Is there an easy way to do it? Or is there any way to put define text in the ...
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titlesec: toptitlemarks and bottitlemarks broken when \section not called explicitly

This question is linked to my previous chapter-and-verse-in-header question I am trying to produce a Bible text where the Chapter and Verse references appear in the header of each page. As can be ...
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Page numbers incl. text (different side)

I have two questions according to my Thesis. First, how do I switch margins automatically for every second pages, such as: Second how do I switch the page numbers and including different text ...
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Can I hook into the end of the document but *after* the `\clearpage`?

The code for \enddocument begins: \def\enddocument{% \let\AtEndDocument\@firstofone \@enddocumenthook \@checkend{document}% \clearpage \begingroup I'd like to put something after ...
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References in Chapter Titles

I am currently writing a manuscript using \documentclass{book}. I would like to devote one of the chapters in the manuscript to a proof of an earlier result. I have named the Chapter: ...
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Page styles only work for \thispagestyle under afterpage

Using afterpage to set a page style after some page only works for \thispagestyle, but not for \pagestyle. Why is that? How can I make it work? \lipsum[1-20] produces 4 pages of text, Lorem Ipsum ...
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How to add my name on every page corner in Lyx?

My teacher has asked me to add my name on every page of my report. Is there a nice way of doing this so my name appears in a subtle way?
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Hyperlinked sectionnames in fancyheader

I am trying to create a header that consist of chaptername and sectionname (chaptername:sectionname) both of them a hyperlink to chapter and section respectively. I am using Hungarian language so ...
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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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How to add a copyright notice footer to only the first page of a document?

I have a conference paper that requires me to enter a copyright notice to only the first page of the document. I know that I can use fancyhdr to add this. I added the following to my document: ...
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Remove “Chapter” in header of the backmatter

In my backmatter the header appears as Chapter x: chapter-name, where x is the number (or letter if I have an appendix) of the last chapter before the backmatter. How can I make the header in the ...
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Two sections on one page make fancyhdr takes the second one as page header

I have two sections on one page. Unfortunately fancyhdr takes the second one as the page header, which will result in something like seen in the image below. I want to have the first section as the ...
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fancyhdr: Section number, Section, colon and subsection in header

I am a bit confused with the fancyhdr options. I currently have this style for my headers: MWE: \documentclass[12pt,oneside]{book}%use oneside to ensure no blanks\ \usepackage[text={5.45in,8.5in}, ...
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Problem with multiple fancyheader page styles

I want to use multiple fancyheader styles in my document. I've run into a problem that seems to be a bug to me. The code below doesn't compile with latex; it seems stuck in an infinite loop. ...
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How to automate a dictionary (sorting, headers)?

Here is a piece of solution to automate a dictionary using the links given in the first following comments. There are two problems to solve : When one definition starts on one page and finishes ...
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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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Separate table of appendices - pdf bookmarks & avoid previous chapter's format

I'm trying to format my thesis which requires a seperate list of appendices. Thanks to a really useful post - Creating a separate list of appendices with tocloft - I have the list up and running. I'm ...
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How to change the position of the page number in the first page of every chapter of a book?

I am using the book.cls and I want that the page number of the first page (only the first page) of every chapter be at the bottom and on the right. And page numbering of the other pages remain intact. ...
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wrong header in bibliography (classicthesis)

I'm using classicthesis and have a problem with the header of my bibliography: instead of small caps I receive normalfont letters. I don't know how to make a reproducible MWE, because when I load a ...
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Nomenclature header problems

I'm writing a document in book class, using the fancyhdr package. I have both an index, and a symbol list, for which I use the imakeidx and nomencl packages. I had problems with getting the right ...
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How to prevent “CONTENTS” from appearing as a header in ToC

In the documentclass report, how do I prevent "CONTENTS" from appearing in the header of the Table of contents? In the preface I have no header, only page numbers, and in the main part I want ...
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Page number in outer margin affects vertical ruler

I adapted the idea from here to place the page numbers in the outer margin. However, by doing so, the vertical ruler disappears. I first thought that adjusting the horizontal spacing parameters for ...
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Fancyhdr footer not working on pages where a chapter does not begin

I'm using fancyhdr to put a text and page number on every page: \usepackage{fancyheadings} \fancypagestyle{plain}{ \fancyhf{} \lhead{section \bfseries \thesection} \chead{CS04-708 Main Project, ...
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How to get header and footer over ToC, LoF and Nomeclature?

I would like to know how we include header and footer over Table of Contents, List of Figures and Nomenclature? Do we need to renew any command? or any package is used to do that? Sample script would ...
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Date on the bottom of the page without drafting option in ClassicThesis

I'm using classicthesis to write my document. I don't use the option drafting but I can see on the bottom of the page the date (there is a part of the date that is not readable, but when I copy and ...
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remove headers on pages where there is a sidewaysfigure

I have a Latex document with headers on each page. On the pages where I have a 'sidewaysfigure', I want to remove the headers, because sometimes, the white borders of the large sideways figures ...
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\pagestyle{headings} causing \hbox warning due to long chapter name

I am being prompted with the following error while using \pagestyle{headings} on a book class LaTeX document: Overfull \hbox (240.44835pt too wide) has occurred while \output is active ...
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beamer: color for fonts in head/foot different from bg/fg color

Is it possible to change the font color of the sections in the head/foot independent from the fg/bg color of the head/foot? edit: Here's a MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \useoutertheme{miniframes} ...
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avoid \headrulewidth appearing at chapter beginning

I am using the following code set my headers. \fancypagestyle{plain} \fancyhf{} \pagestyle{fancy} \fancyhead{} ...
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How to remove link from title in foot

When using \insertshorttitle in the footline (or elsewhere) it is automatically inserted as a click-able link. Therefore it is for example typesetted in a different colour. (marked with a red circle ...
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Problems with footer and header and pagenumbering

My problem is, that all my footers and headers are gone now :( and the pagenumber. Here the code: \documentclass{article} \pagestyle{empty}% for cropping \usepackage{microtype} \begin{document} ...
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Numerous titles and headers

I want more than one title for each topic in one document, I don't want to just combine two or three pdfs. And I want to show different headers starting from each title page. There's one problem I ...
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Why \hyperlink{\rightmark}{} does not work in fancyhead (and inside some other macros)?

\fancyhead[LO,RE]{\hyperlink{\rightmark}{\bfseries\rightmark}} (\leftmark is all the same) cause error: TeX capacity exceeded, sorry [input stack size... Why? (here, \rightmark has double ...
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fancyhdr with image and flowing text

I want to add a flipbook to my document. Everything seems to work (adding the write pictures. The only thing I'm looking for is making the text flow on every page around the image inserted with ...
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Problems with header and footer in documentclass book

I tried to use a header and footer layout I found here on this website. But I have some problems with changing the code to what I want. I want the pagenumbering to be like page x of y in the footer. ...
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Overflow in LaTeX scrbook Header [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I display a short chapter name in the header and a long chapter name in the TOC? I do the typesetting for a book. There are large chapter and section headers, so ...
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How to remove vertical space between header and body of text?

I'm writing a Statement of Purpose, in which I've opted to leave out the title altogether, and instead put the details of myself (name, program etc) in the header. While this works fine, I have ...
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control of the markers at header

I need a booklet that has separate sections for different intended groups which should have a marker at the header. Gonzalo helps to give the following, but the title page and the pages that contain ...
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Landscape and header formatting [duplicate]

Hello I am really new at this. I am trying to represent a .pdf with the following specifications: -a4 papper -orientation: landscape -Special header with three divisions -after header divide in 4 ...
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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 insert page number in Beamer Navigation Bars?

I created a presentation with Beamer, and I used Darmstadt theme. But, this theme doesn't have the page number. I know that I can insert the page number in Footline with: ...
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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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XeTeX seems to break headers in Tufte-handout

I get the following messed-up running headers on pages 2 and following when using Tufte-Handout class with fontspec (and therefore XeTeX). The headers repeat the Title and then add a black box. A ...
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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 ...