{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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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 can I put the page numbers where I need them?

I need to put the number for each page that is numbered at the top right hand corner of the document. Currently that condition is satisfied except for the first page of each chapter. That is, for the ...
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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 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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scrpage2: Three “marks” for headings

As far as I know of the \automark command (scrpage2 package), it is only possible to mark two different "header-types" (e.g. sections and chapters). I'm searching for a way to mark an additional "...
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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 on ...
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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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Memoir class: turn off section numbering but still have header

Trying to get rid of auto display of section numbers within text (section title only), but still have a header that gives the section title (also sans number). Can't seem to find this in memoir docs. ...
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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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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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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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Bad interaction between titlesec/titleps and packages that use \markboth internally

The following MWE demonstrates a bad interaction between endfloat and titleps. The second page has the word FIGURES in all caps in both the header and the footer, contrary to the page style ...
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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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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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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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Spacing between lhead and rhead content while wrapping

I am having troubles with wrapped text in the header. At the moment it looks like this: And this is how I would like it to look like: This is my code: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \...
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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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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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Problems with positioning footers using fancyhdr

I'm having a problem placing footers on my document. On the first page it shows ok, but in the next pages it doesn't show at all. A bit of thinkering made me realize that the footer was indeed ...
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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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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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avoid \headrulewidth appearing at chapter beginning

I am using the following code set my headers. \fancypagestyle{plain} \fancyhf{} \pagestyle{fancy} \fancyhead{} \fancyhead[L]{\textit{\sffamily\ifthenelse{\isodd{\value{page}}}{\leftmark}{\rightmark}}}...
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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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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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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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\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 \OT1/cmr/m/sl/...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 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: \setbeamertemplate{...
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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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TikZ header and footer across top and bottom of bulletin/newsletter page

I would like to have a simple TikZ coloured header and footer for a bulletin/newsletter template. I have in mind something such as this: Note the green bands spanning the width of the first page at ...
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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 ...
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Same footer line on every page

Is there a way to place the same footer line on every page? Right now, I have a chapter called introduction and in my introduction.tex file I have specified a footer line that needs to be added. But ...
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Removing page number from ToC

How to remove the page number from the table of contents page?
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Chapter title on even header and section title in odd header

I wanted to put the title of the chapter on even header and the title of the section of the chapter to the odd pages. My headers are now are using this code: \begin{document} \frontmatter % Use ...
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Customizing moderncv numbering pages style

So, I was doing something like this: \cfoot{\color{color2}\itshape John~~Doe} to get my name centered on bottom of each page. Now I'd like to have it in one line with page number. Now it looks like ...
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Code improvement and suggestions in template

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass[12pt,twoside,letterpaper]{report} \usepackage[text={4.95in,7.5in},centering,bottom=1.5in,showframe]{geometry} \usepackage[dvipsnames]{xcolor} \usepackage{...
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Reproduction of Word Report Template in LaTeX

I am trying to reproduce a word report template in LaTeX to speed up my report writing. I have some basic LaTeX skill, but I am having trouble producing the blue page border as shown in the picture. ...
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Displaying the range of sections on the page in the header

I would like to have on each page the range of sections covered by it displayed, opposite of the page number and accompanied by the name of the first new section (if there is a new one) starting on ...
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Non-special first page in \documenclass{article}

I'm new to TeX and LaTeX, so I might not explain it all that well. I'm trying to put pagenumbers on each footer in the form "Page X of XX" using fancyhdr. So far I have this: \cfoot{Page \thepage\ ...
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Customize headers without fancyhdr

I have strange, old book chapter to rewrite in LaTeX. The most iritating thing is the header. On odd pages the header should consist of the section name etc. But the problem is that if the page starts ...
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Subsection size in header doesn't change header height

I want to change the font size of section and subsection titles in the header. It works fine for the section title, the header automatically increases its height (as stated in the beamer manual) but ...
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How do I remove “Chapter N” from the chapter titles of a book

How do I remove "Chapter N" from the chapters when using the book document class? This does not appear in the TOC (which I don't want, either). But it appears at the beginning of a chapter, and on ...