{numbering} is about numbering document elements. Use this tag in addition to other tags specifying what should be numbered (or have its number removed). For {page-numbering} or {line-numbering}, use the respective tag instead.

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How to change the chapter number to display as text (One, Two, …)?

In LaTeX, how do I change the chapter number to display as text? eg: CHAPTER ONE not CHAPTER 1; CHAPTER THIRTEEN not CHAPTER 13.
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Is it possible to move an equation number in the equation environment? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Changing the apperance of equation numbers with amsmath I would like to move an equation number from its default position a little bit left. (I learned to move an ...
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Automatically number inequalities

I have a long chain of inequalities and I would like to add some explanation for some of the steps under those inequalities. I have seen people do this like \stackrel{(i)}{\leq}. This is what I would ...
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Which equations should be numbered? [closed]

Is the best practice to number all equations, or just those that will be referred to?
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Figure and table numbers in caption are terminated by a period and semicolon

I'd like help redefining the Table and Figure captions. Currently both Table and Figure numbers are terminated by a period and colon. For example, \caption{Foo bar} Produces the text, Table 1.: ...
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What’s the most straightforward way to typeset theorems etc. when the numbering is entirely manual?

I’m using LaTeX to typeset some homework, and since we’re assigned problems scattered throughout our textbook I have to enter the problem number for each problem I typeset. I’d like these problems to ...
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Wrong subsections numbering

I have a weird problem. My subsections are numbered like this: Chapter 1: Subsection 1.0.1 Subsection 1.0.2 Subsection 1.0.3 Chapter 2: Subsection 2.0.4 Subsection 2.0.5 ... Chapter ...
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Hebrew numerals

There appears to be three different numbering commands in the polyglossia package. Which one is the most correct to use? I can understand the argument for the \Hebrewnumeralfinal one since it seems ...
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How to suppress caption numbering in a table?

How can the auto-numbering on table captions be suppressed? For example, I have a table: \section{Data} \begin{table}[h] \setlength{\arrayrulewidth}{1.5px} \centering \begin{tabular}{lcccc} ...
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Continuous v. per-chapter/section numbering of figures, tables, and other document elements

Some document elements (e.g., figures in the book class) are numbered per chapter (figure 1.1, 1.2, 2.1, ...). How can I achieve continuous numbering (figure 1, 2, 3, ...)? And vice versa: Some ...
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Convert any number to corresponding word

This is a wild one: can anyone write a code that converts a number into the corresponding word? e.g.: 4 -> 'four' 31 -> 'thirty-one' and so on. Obviously, it is not enough to build an array ...
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thmtools: theorem VI.2.1* = dual of theorem VI.2.1

I'm writing out a collection of theorems and their proofs corresponding to several theorems that appear without proof (or with only minimal proof sketches) in a published book. I am using thmtools to ...
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How to get this theorem numbering to work?

I'm using the thmtools package to format my theorems. I want theorems to be labeled like: I.1.0, which refers to the first theorem of the first section of the first chapter. (Also, the section ...
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Through enumeration

I would like to have problems be consecutively numbered throughout a book, irrespective of the chapters and sections where they appear. E.g. Chapter 1 [Text] 1. Some problem Section 1 2. Some ...
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Changing number within \numberwithin causes malfunction but no compile error

An interesting one here. It could be a bug or I might be missing a trick. In my thesis I use \numberwithin{}{} to have numbering done within sections. Top level is chapter, so it goes ...
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Continuous numbering of figures and tables

I want the figures and tables to be numbered 1, 2, 3, ... until the end of the document instead of 1.1, 1.2, ... in chapter I, 2.1, 2.2, ... in chapter II and so on. I know how to convert the ...
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Number exercises according to chapter

I'm using the exercise package together with memoir class. How do I number my exercises according to chapter number, in the same way that display equations are numbered? Here's a minimal example ...
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Roman numerals for sections and subsections

I want to have my sections numbered using Roman numerals. However, I can only get the section number to be a Roman numeral, not the subsection. Here is some code: ...
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Numbering problem with footnotes in epigraph

I am having some difficulty with the numbering of a couple of footnotes in an epigraph. Using \footnotemark and \footnotetext, both the footnotes are given the same number although the contents are ...
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Letter prefix for “sections”

Between chapter and section level I sometimes need another level, which is indicated by a letter prefix. The table of contents might look like this: 1 1.1 1.2 2 A.2.1 A.2.2 B.2.1 B.2.2 3 3.1 Now I ...
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Changing caption numbering for algorithm in algorithm2e

I am trying to define a new environment that uses the algorithm environment from algorithm2e. I want to use a separate caption counter for this new environment. As of now, this is what I have, but I ...
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How do you align \@hangfrom paragraphs?

I'm trying to write up an interview with numbered questions to look something like this: Q1. What is your name? A. My name is Sir Lancelot of Camelot. Q2. What is your quest? A. To seek ...
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Chapter title without number

Now that I have turned numbering on, \leftmark shows chapter title with number in my header. like 1 ChapterTitle How do I remove the number? these are my settings ...
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Selective equation numbering in LaTeX [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I number equations only if they are referred to in the text? I would like to number only the equations I actually refer in a manuscript. I know plenty of ways to ...
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How can I add abstract and acknowledgement pages into the table of contents?

I followed Mike's solution from my first question: Roman numeral page numbering My next question is how to add entries (for the abstract and acknowledgements pages) into the table of contents.
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Remove dot after appendix numbering

I want my appendix section numbering to look like this Appendix A Section one B Section two I've figured out how to get the A and B (see question How to modify the appendix chapter numbering?). But ...
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Automated overlay specification with \only and \enumerate

Sometimes, when a list of items is too long to fit on a slide, I do the following to achieve a somewhat better result (ignore commented lines for now): \documentclass[t,10pt]{beamer} ...
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Enumeration of footnotes wrong

I have a small table, where I need a footnote and after it a text with another footnote. So I researched for it and found out, that I shall use \footnotemark in combination with \footnotetext in the ...
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How to configure theorems depending on the document class?

I would like to have \newtheorem{teo}{Teorema}[chapter] if the book class is loaded but \newtheorem{teo}{Teorema}[section] if the article class is loaded. Can I do this with some sort of ...
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How to number chapters as “x.0”

The default numbering for chapters is this: 1 Chapter 1.1 Section What I want is this: 1.0 Chapter 1.1 Section However, if I add the zero to \thechapter, what I get is this: 1.0 Chapter 1.0.1 ...
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Numbering multiple paragraphs at once

I am drawing up a document that has numbered paragraphs. 1-36 are numbered normally and I have no problems. However, on paragraph 37, I need something like: 35 Normal paragraph. 36 ...
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Resetting theorem counters: \section and (missing) \subsection

Suppose I define a new theorem "Theorem" and declare that its counter should be reset whenever the subsection counter is incremented or reset: \newtheorem{theorem}{Theorem}[subsection] At some ...
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Automatic subsection enumeration

For our math lectures I have been hard-coding paragraphs like \paragraph*{Definition 1.1.1 (foo)} \paragraph*{Example 1.1.2} \paragraph*{Proposition 1.1.3} and I want to create new commands like ...
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Resetting newtheorem counter

This one is probably straightforward, but I'm not missing something with the newtheorem environment and using newcounter. I would like a new environment on its own counter like "Environment M.1", but ...
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How to add a sequential number on the right hand of a mathematical formula?

I often use $$...$$ to write mathematical formulae. I would like to know how to add a sequential number on the right hand of the formulae. I want them to be right adjusted at the right edge of the ...
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How to center the tag for a multiline diagram?

I have a diagram, say five lines, the tag (equation numbering) is in the first line, this is not I want. How to force the tag stay in the middle line? Thanks in advance!
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Biblatex enumerating sorted bibliography (using authoryear-ibid style)

How can I set biblatex to insert "1. " before first bibliography item and so on? The bibliography is sorted by author and the numbers are not meant to be used anywhere else.
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How to add a dot after the section number?

I wonder is there any way to change the format of section numbering from 1.1 to 1.1. ? I know this is trivial, but I really need to add one more dot after the section number. Does anybody know how to ...
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Behavior of starred section in beamer

In a LaTeX article, \section* behaves like this: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \begin{document} \section*{Not numbered} \thesection % --> 0 \section{Numbered} \thesection % --> 1 \end{document} ...
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How to number the chapter of references and appendixes in Table Of Contents

Partial code of my main file: \pagenumbering{arabic} \setlength{\headheight}{12pt} \pagestyle{plain} \include{chap1} \include{chap2} \include{ch3} \include{Experiment} % Extract Correlation ...
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How to not increment algorithm numbers when using \againframe in beamer

As is known, algorithms and equations in latex are automatically numbered. When using \againframe though, incrementing such number is undesired. How to avoid this? (I still want numbering, but it will ...
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How to control figure numbering in Lyx

I have a single figure in a Lyx document, and it is part of a paragraph which itself is part of a section. It is expected that Lyx will produce a caption for it as 'Figure 1: ....', however, the ...
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List of figures without figure numbers

How can I create a List of Figures which has captions and page numbers, but no figure numbers?
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Same name for all appendices

I have a problem with Appendices. I include them all in one big file. Here I include chapters and after including chapters, I include appendices as follows: \begin{appendices} \include{appendixA} ...
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Shortened page-ranges from \pageref

In some typographic conventions page-ranges are shortened to save space, e.g. writing "1234-35" or even "1234-5" instead of "1234-1235". I would like to have a \pageref{foo}--\pageref{bar} ...
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Having the starred version of a theorem environment unnumbered - with ntheorem

I'm trying to switch from amsthm to ntheorem. (This is due to the incompatibility of amsthm with babel+Hebrew, see here and here; seems not to have been resolved.) I would like to have both a starred ...
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Footnote number in braces / parentheses

I have written my dissertation with LaTeX, but my teacher has suggested to put the number of footnotes in braces / parentheses. I thought it would be easy, but I haven't found the answer anywhere! I ...
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French chapter numbers

This question led to a new feature in a package: impnattypo French typography recommends that chapters be numbered in uppercase roman numbers, except for chapter 1 which should be called ...
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How can I automatically abbreviate page ranges in citations (biblatex)

I am using biblatex for my citations, and I was wondering if there was a way to automatically abbreviate the page ranges in citations. (The reason I ask is because I have them all in long-style, and I ...
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How can I produce an unnumbered chapter for the introduction?

If I did \setcounter{chapter}{-1} \chapter{Introduction} then I get Chapter 0 Introduction. I just want the word Introduction, and I want it also in the contents when I use \tableofcontents How ...