{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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Force page numbering on every page

I have a LaTeX report with title, abstract and the main part. I want to have numbers on every single page starting from the first. How do I do that? The way it is now is that the first page is not ...
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Writing the chapter and the heading in two different ways

How can I write in capitals the first letter of each word in a title? In other words, I want to write the title normally \chapter{Title of my chapter} and to have the heading in this way Title Of ...
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Use different chapter title in TOC, in the first chapter page, and in header

Say I have two titles t1 and t2 for a chapter. I want to show t1 in TOC, and t2 in the first chapter page as well as the in the header. I use \chapter[t1]{t2} which works for TOC and the first ...
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How to get Part in header?

I am writing my master thesis in LaTeX. I am using the book document class and the fancy fancyhdr package. Now, I would like to have the "Part" on even and the "chapter" on odd pages. I read one of ...
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How to have headers, section headings, and figures expand into the margin?

I am interested in the following page layout. How to have headers in margins (up to margin) Is it possible to start section headings from margin How to set figures occupy the margins. I can ...
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\pagestyle{empty} doesn't work on first page of new chapter

I have a problem with page numbering in LaTeX. I don't want any page number in my document so I used \pagestyle{empty} but every time when I start a new chapter I get a page number on the bottom ...
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How do I center text in a page heading?

I'm using \markright to create a page heading. I'm having trouble centering some text in this heading, and I'd like to know how to do this. Here's my current setup: \documentclass{article} \...
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Section title in header showing the title belonging to the section that begins the page

In the header latex shows the title of the section which starts on a page. I would like it to show the title of the section which is continued from the previous page. An example: \documentclass{...
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Inserting a sentence at the top of the page

I want to insert a sentence (Author's personal copy) at the top of the page which is centered. I don't want a header with line. Just want to add a sentence (bold or italic). How can I add that for ...
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How to set the baseline for headers with scrpage2?

I want the left and the right header to have the same baseline, regardless of the height of the content they yield. To demonstrate this, assume \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{scrpage2} \...
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How do I prevent “Contents” from appearing twice in the header when I use \leftmark and \rightmark with fancyhdr?

I would like to use \leftmark and \rightmark, but have "Contents" appear only once (on the left) in the header. Instead, it appears as both the \leftmark and the \rightmark. The following MWE ...
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Use of shaded box for section numbering only?

I have been wondering "how to get shaded box for section numbers only"? Also, How to get grey square in between left mark and page number in the header? In code below I can get solid black square. I ...
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longtabu and scrpage2: line breaks in page header cause compilation errors

Please consider the following MWE: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{longtable,tabu} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{scrpage2} \chead[Headline 1\\ Headline 2]{Headline 1\\ Headline 2} \pagestyle{...
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Add Footer Text to All Slides in Beamer

Is there a way to append footer text to the slides in beamer? I wanted to get rid of the default footer, but I want to add a bit of additional text. Right now I have: %gets rid of bottom navigation ...
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Removing Headers, Keeping Page Numbers in the same time

I wrote my diploma in LaTeX using Lyx, but now I have big problem to fit the output to universities' standards. I need to remove Part/Section... title from header, I found that using: \pagestyle{...
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Different headers/borders for each page

I'd like to apply a different heading/border for each page. The footers will all be the same. I want it to look like this: I can make the first two pages different but I don't know how to get ...
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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: \chapter{...
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Format page numbers

How can I control look of the page numbers? For example, in the MWE below: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[backend=biber]{biblatex} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage[top=2.54cm,bottom=2....
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Automatically remove ruler when no header is present

This is a question triggered by Automatically remove page number in one-page documents. When activating the fancyhdr package, it is necessary to clear the headers, which I do below with \fancyhf{}, ...
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Using the fancyhdr package, how do I have a footer but no header on the first page only

I would like to have a header and a footer throughout the document, however on the first page I would like no header with the footer remaining as it is throughout the document. So far all I can do is ...
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Suppress headers and footers for complete chapter

For my thesis, I need to include a chapter which can "stand alone", meaning it must be formatted in a way that allows the pages to be exported and be published separately. This means, I need to get ...
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\midrule before \endhead in longtable environment with booktabs package

I am trying to use longtable with repeating headers on each page. For example: Column 1 & Column 2 & Column 3 \endhead \midrule results in an ugly multi-page table. The horizontal rule ...
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How do I make a bottom float replace the footer?

I have a \begin{figure*}[b!]. It correctly floats to the bottom of the page, but the page still has the footer below it. (It is a figure spanning two columns of an otherwise multicol-2 document.) I ...
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Suppressing page numbering in the first page of chapter in mainmatter but *not* in frontmatter

I am using the book class. I want to suppress page styles (page number, header, footer) in the first page of every chapter in my mainmatter, but not in \frontmatter - where I want to have roman ...
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Creating a custom Beamer theme. Need to remove the footline for the title page only

First of all, I'm aware of this question and it's really not what I'm asking: the solution given there is to issue \setbeamertemplate{footline}{} in a localized group containing the \titlepage ...
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Change color of institute in the footer of a Latex presentation

I have a presentation that uses the theme Dresden with color theme beaver. Everything works fine, except for the name of the institute in the footer of the slides, which appears white on a very light ...
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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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ToC, chapter problem, adding a dot next to the number of chapter

\documentclass[openany, 10pt]{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[MeX]{polski} \usepackage{titleps} \usepackage[Lenny]{fncychap} %\usepackage{tocloft} \makeatletter \renewcommand\@...
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How to modify Memoir class' headers/footers without redefining everything

I am using the memoir class for a multi-part (and multi-book) document. The class' headers and footers suit me fine for a twoside, openright document, but I'd like to add to them the following: In ...
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two different framed box in running head using fancyhdr

I would like to get the two different filled framed box in the odd and even side running head. Expected are: my MWE is: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage{tikz,lipsum} \...
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Eliminate topspace and bottomspace in ConTeXt

Background Looking to put the page number flush to the bottom of the page using ConTeXt. The key lines in the Minimum Working Example (MWE) below are: \setuplayout[ topspace=\zeropoint, %...
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How to apply a custom pagestyle (with titlesec package) to a part of a document

I have defined a personal page style using the package titlesec. The style defined is: \newpagestyle{myStylePage}[\large\sffamily]{\headrule \sethead{\thechapter . \chaptertitle}{}{\thesection . \...
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pdflatex endless loop and page headings wrong aligned with dateiliste/babel [closed]

In the following code the heading is wrong aligned if babel and dateiliste are loaded together. Furthermore the whole MWE goes into an endless loop if the first line is removed. % remove to let ...
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I'm trying to redefine the plain pagestyle as empty

I tried to use this command, but doesn't work. \makeatletter \let\ps@plain\ps@empty \makeatother I put it in the beginning, in the middle and just before the \begin{document}.
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margins and text position

When answering this question: Using fancyhdr to create an image based header and footer I needed to get the distance from the left edge of the paper to the beginning of \textwidth and the distance ...
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Put section and page numbers in the margin with KOMA Script

Using the scrartcl document class, I would like to put the section number into the page margin, as is seen for example in the famous l2tabu document. That should be easily possible with KOMA Script, ...
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header and chapter*

I find it strange that the page header in the chapter “Title2” is not updated in the example below: \documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \tableofcontents \chapter{Title1} \...
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Page header of LaTeX and Friends

In Showcase of beautiful typography done in TeX & friends Marc van Dongen shows his book LaTeX and Friends, http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/46348/15360. He uses a specific page header as can be ...
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Use \singlespacing in scrheading and \onehalfspacing in the main document

I'm writing an article using KOMA-script scrartcl class. The main text uses \onehalfspacing option from setspace package. In my article I have headings with couple lines of text set up using scrpage2 ...
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Can I have bigger margins on pages containing only floats?

Latex sets the margins to give a good reading experience for text. For pages containing only figures this generally does not matter and I would like my figures to fill as much space as possible, in ...
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How to display mdframed title in header?

I have a series of mdframed frames in the document. Some frames are few pages long, and some pages have two frames within. How can I display the frametitle of the corresponding page in the header as ...
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Switching from memoir to report

I've been using memoir for a while now, and have started facing problems with modified output routine, this has forced me to seriously consider switching (back) to report class. What I'm going to ask ...
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How to display unprinted text in headers?

I use fancyhdr to display first and last headword from my dictionary in the header section. The problem is that the headwords in the dictionary may contain special symbols (see example picture)) that ...
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Section in page header and TOC without number and no indention

I'm looking for advise about handling sections a a special way. What I want: Sections should not be numbered, they should be listed in the TOC and be available in the page header, and they should ...
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Simple school style report headers

I want to use LaTeX to do a school paper. I need the professor name the class name and class time all to be in the upper right corner of every page. The fancyhdr package, at least in it's default ...
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Show current section or chapter in header in ConTeXt

I've found this command: \setupheadertexts[][{\getmarking[sectionnumber]\ \getmarking[section]}] to show the current section in the header. But how can I show either the current chapter or the ...
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How can I have multiple lines in a header or footer using scrpage2?

For an assignment at university I have to copy a lay-out template that is provided in Word but I want to use LaTeX. For this, I need to have two lines in the footer. How can I achieve this using ...
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Changing color and header of beamer with CambridgeUS

How to change the red color for - the titles - the topics How to adjust the position of the header1 and 2? \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} % Set Color ============================== ...
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lost formating on one page

Formating on one page is broken, namely in header part there is missing one parameter (word) and the columns looks differently as shows the picture bellow. How can I correct the formating? The script ...
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How I manage two counters for a page

I need to number the pages of an article from 1 to n inside the article (named here artpage), but also the pages included in a volume. \newcounter{artpage} \setcounter{artpage}{1} \stepcounter{...