One of the standard {document-classes}, and one of the simplest to contain the {sectioning} command {chapter}; similar to {book}.

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The bibliography is not working [closed]

I am looking at videos on how to assemble a thesis. I am converting my endnote database into references.bib. Here is my code: \documentclass[12, twoside]{report} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[...
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Appendix A instead of Chapter 1

\documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{sectsty} \usepackage[inner=4cm,outer=2cm]{geometry} \usepackage{mathptmx} \renewcommand{\rmdefault}{ptm} \graphicspath{{images/}} %\...
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Redefining \chapter*, \section* and \subsection*

My problem is this one: I'm creating a LaTeX template for reports, my goal is to make a .tex file that is the simplest possible. I use a .cls file, where I'd like to redefine \chapter* (and so on), ...
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Delete Chapter, section etc.. titles from pdf body only include them in TOC

I want chapter, section, subsections in TOC but I do not want them in the pdf body as 1 title occupies entire page. I have already put the chapter names, section names etc in headers. So the only task ...
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Chapter formatting and spacing

I use report document class and the thing is that I would like to change the chapter both in format, letterspace and place on the page. Right now a chapter look like this: I want it to look like ...
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Vertical line in the middle of the page

How can I get a vertical line in the middle of the page ? and I want also to write same text in the right and the left of the vertical bar (like this example) : I tried \rule but i don't know how to ...
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Cannot set documentclass size parameter

I am using LaTeX to write a report, my header is : \documentclass[12pt]{extreport} %packages \usepackage[francais]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[top=2cm,bottom=2.5cm,left=4cm,...
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Change ToC to \section instead of \chapter

I'm using the report class, and because of this, my table of contents is also displayed as a chapter (i.e. using a chapter heading for "Contents"). This is overly large, and just causes my ToC to wrap ...
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Getting minted and LyX work together

I need to insert code in my report, so I decided to use minted with LyX, my usual editor. I found a solution for getting minted and LyX together in this post (pwaller answer), by adding a custom ...
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LaTeX report - table of contents without chapter

I am trying to write a LaTeX report (using class report) but I don't want to use chapters, only sections, subsections and subsub. Using \renewcommand{\thesection}{\arabic{section}}, my sections ...
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How to read \vartheta and vocally distinguish it from \theta? [closed]

I am going to vocally report my paper. I have used both $\vartheta$ and $\theta$ in the equations. How should I read $\vartheta$ and vocally distinguish it from $\theta$.
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Remove page-breaks after chapters in the report class? [duplicate]

So I am using the report class, and every time I try to create a new \chapter it creates it on a new blank page with just the title. I have tried using \usepackage{etoolbox} but I keep getting Latex ...
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How to test whether report has been called with “draft” option

How can I test within a document, whether or not the initial \documentclass[a4paper,11pt,twoside,fleqn,draft]{report} includes the "draft" option? My naive attempt \newif\ifmydraft \mydraftfalse \...
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list of figures numbering

I'm looking to include the "part" number in the list of figures numbering. Here is what my List of Figures looks like now: I wish instead that each element would show I.1.1 Caption for Figure 1.1 ...
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List of Figures adds vertical space with new Part

I'm trying to remove the vertical space added in the List of Figures when I have new Parts. This is how I'm removing the vertical space when adding new chapters: \usepackage{etoolbox} \makeatletter \...
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Report template for thesis [closed]

I am writing my thesis using the report template. I want to start counting the pages from the first chapter and leave all the presentation pages with no page numbering. I also need to reduce the ...
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Is there any difference in the default text alignment between document classes book, report, article, and so on?

I've come to the question if there are differences in the text alignments regarding the document classes. I'm trying to justify a text in my whole document (report). Reading question I came to the ...
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Unexpected error with report class [closed]

Anyone who knows why it gives me the error Undefined control sequence. \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{graphicx} \graphicspath{{images/}} \title{ {Title}\\...
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Duplicate and modify section hierarchy

In a large thesis style document being prepared, there are certain parts (latex hierarchy \part{}) that are being treated as insertions of previously prepared work. This may include articles or ...
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Can I add a \for field in a report style?

I'm using a report class, which works just fine. On the title page I have listed the author, but I'm doing it for someone else. Like writing a memo, it would be nice to put in a field, something like ...
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Is there a way to extract data from a PDF form and use it to generate a report in LaTeX?

I tried to search for this question but failed. I hope it is not a duplicate. I am trying to automate the process of summarizing a long PDF form. I want to extract data from certain fields in a PDF ...
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I want to take a CSV file, process the data, and generate a report file, where can I go to learn how to do this?

I have access to MATLAB for data processing, and TeXstudio for the report. I am familiar with MATLAB about 100x more than LaTeX. The data flow I am trying to create: CSV file is generated with 50 ...
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Set page number in all Chapter start pages with KOMA-Script

I'm using the KOMA-Script to define my headings and I would like to show only the page number in the chapter start pages. I got this by creating a new style and using it with \thispagestyle{...
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Bookmarks to the second part leads to the wrong page (page of the first part)

The bookmark/link in PDF to the second part ("Quels impacts ?") leads to the wrong page (one early). This is also true for the ToC in the PDF (the page number here is correct, just the hyperlink is ...
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Bookmarks linked to incorrect page

I have a document that looks exactly like I want but the bookmarks link to the wrong spot. This MWE is long because if I hacked it down too much I couldn't replicate the issue. Unfortunately, I ...
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Footnotes misbehaving in report go to front page but behave correctly in other report

I wonder if anyone can advise me as to what is wrong? I have a LaTeX report where I referencing the same footnote more than once on a page in the Introduction: documentclass[oneside,11pt]{report} \...
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LaTeX template for a report

I am fairly new to LaTeX. I am writing a report in LaTeX and I would like to know if anybody can give me the right hint. The Report is a mix of text, tables and graphs. It should have also headers and ...
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Is it possible to add text underneath a part's title?

In a LaTeX report I'm working on, I have used \part{title of part} to organise the chapters into parts. This gives me distinct pages for each \part specified which is what I want. But if I try to add ...
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LyX 2.1 Report Class Changing Part to Other Text When Using non-TeX fonts (via XeTeX/LuaTeX) [duplicate]

I am using LyX 2.1 with the document class "Report". I am writing my thesis, which consists of three essays. How do I change word "Part" for each section to "Essay"? I have not been able to find an ...
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Wrapper to enclose several chapters in LaTeX

If I have a document with the order of chapters as follows \documentclass[oneside,11pt]{report} % ... \tableofcontents \listoffigures \listoftables \chapter{Introduction} \chapter{Background} \...
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Creating self notes while preparing a manuscript (Yellow block of text in between the normal text) [duplicate]

I am writing a pretty long report (more than 100 pages) and at times I need to keep track of several things to do in a particular page, or section, or chapter. What I currently do is that I keep a ...
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Report custom format

I'm new to LaTeX and I want create a report for my college. The format specified is as follows: Left Margin – 1.5 inch Right Margin - 0.5 inch Top Margin – 1 inch Bottom Margin – 1 inch ...
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document management system

I am writing technical documents with math/diagrams/plots/code etc. I want to compile them into a single document and also must be able to run each of them independently. These technical documents ...
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Front page of a report

I've been stuck for hours on this since I'm just a beginner on Latex,can anyone help me build this front page : Much appreciated! Here's what I tried so far : \changepage{+2.5cm}{+5cm}{+0cm}{-2....
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table of contents and fancyhdr [closed]

I'm using the report class to write my phd. But when I tried the \usepackage[Conny]{fncychap} I have to delete \tableofcontents \listoffigures and \listoftable, otherwise it wouldn't work. ...
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\section{} results in 0.1, not in 1.0

I'm having a bit of trouble with section numbering. When I use \section{} it starts at 0.1 rather than 1.0. Here's my preamble: \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage[...
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Sections are labeled as 0.x in the output [duplicate]

This is probably a very basic question, but I am new at this. I am using \section{} to create a new section. Latex labels it as 0.1. How can I get it to label it as 1.0? \documentclass{report} \...
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Roman page numbering for abstracts in report class problem

I am writing a document with class report. I want that the first pages i.e. Declaration, Abstract, Acknowledgements, Table of Contents, List of Figures and List of Tables have page numbering roman, ...
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Change the margin twice on one page

I am attempting to change the margin on a section of the first page of my report. \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage[left=25.4mm, right=25.4mm, top=12.7mm, bottom=25.4mm]{geometry} %\...
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Chapter Style- Report Class

I am looking for different types of chapter style formats for report class document. i like memoir class Veelo chapter style. how to do exactly the same format for report class document class \...
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How to set binding offset in report class

I want to add bigger margin to the left side of document for binding purposes. The default margin with report class is ~1.5 inches, but when I use the geometry to set the bindingoffset, whole layout ...
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Figures on report counter page (without styling) [duplicate]

Context : I am writing a report with article style in latex and I am wondering if it is possible to have : on right page : my usual text, my full report without figures ; on counter page (left page)...
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How to reference an Annex [duplicate]

How to reference an Annex (A)? I've tried \ref{Annex A}, but this wouldn't work.
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What type of .sty or document class will be good for thesis? [closed]

I am writing my thesis but i want to write it with Latex as my University do not have a document class or .sty as i used to see other university. Could any one know the the .sty that has the under ...
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Question about suitablity of Latex for university works with strictly specified page layout [closed]

I don't have prior experience with Latex so I'm wondering if it would meet my needs well. So I need to write some reports on my studies in university. Problem is, we don't seem to have Latex template ...
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Regarding the `book`, `report`, and `article` document classes: what are the main differences?

What are the main differences between the book, report, and article document classes? I am interested in the following: visual differences in the final document; differences in the way the ...
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How to control chapter headings in report documentclass

I've been using Latex for a while but I'm now starting to write my thesis and I'm having trouble with the chapter headings. I'm using the report documentclass as it allows my to use the \include ...
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Empty pages in the preface section of my thesis

I am writing a thesis and I'd like to use the openright option: \documentclass[letterpaper,12pt,twoside,openright]{report} The problem is that when I use this option, empty pages are placed between ...
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Latex font not scalable for report class title? [closed]

I'm trying to run the following code in texmaker on Ubuntu Linux \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{helvet} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \...
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Change chapter title format in scrreprt without titlesec?

I'm working with scrreprt and I have loaded minitoc to have a short TOC after each chapter title. However when I give the \chapter command I get: 1 Chapter Title I'd like to have: Chapter 1 ...