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

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Editing page numbers

How can I make the page numbers begin from 2, and hide them in the first two pages in LaTeX document which is using the report class.
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Linking Maple outputs to Latex [closed]

I'm doing a report in latex on matrices and matrix exponentials and have used maple to work out some results and do some checks. I need to show these results in my report on Latex,is there anyway I ...
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Option Clash for Hyperref Package with the Report Document Class [closed]

I know hyperref is a problematic package and there are many discussion on how to avoid potential problems. However, in this small piece of code, I am not event loading any package, and yet, I get ...
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Combining report and apa6 class for a dissertation

I am a complete newcomer to LaTeX. Here is what I am attempting to do - combine a thesis template (made with the report class) with a template based on the apa6 class. In other words, I need the ...
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Justification error in report format

I am writing my thesis using Kile. I encountered a mis-justification problem when creating table of contents, please see the uploaded picture. My institute insists to fix this. Can anybody help me on ...
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Article inside report

I need to place an article inside a document created with the report class. That means, I need a LaTeX document inside my report, where it is multicolumn'ed and the references are set in the ...
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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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Make the glossary title upper case in header

I'm using the report class with twoside parameter. I'm using fancyhdr to configure the headers/footer. I'm using the glossaries package to generate a glossary. The glossary is the only chapter in my ...
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How to declare a new environment similar to abstract in a report?

Similar questions have been asked, but none have answered my particular problem. I am trying to declare in a report a new environment which would be similar to the abstract environment. I have looked ...
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List of Symbols?

I'm trying to make a list of symbols that looks a lot like the one shown here But I'm having some trouble making 2 columns that are spaced in that manner for the 2 pages I have for my list. Can ...
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insert text above title in report and graphics

I want to insert text above the title name in report. \title{This is the title} \author{George\\ \\ \\ \texttt{email}} \date{\today} I want for example to print on the paper the ...
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How to design a nice looking chapter title and page

I want to create something like the images I have below: ( I couldn't draw well the chapter number and its font) and ( I couldn't draw well the page number) --------------UPDATE According to ...
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How to add more information to the front page using document class report? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Custom title page in report or book class? I am trying to write my PhD proposal using the document class report. I borrowed the simplest template from: ...
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How to combine two LaTeX files

I have two separate LaTeX pages: one is a report and one is a beamer. I need to submit them as a single pdf and there should be consistency between the files, e.g. if the report finishes in the 50th ...
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General help with 'report' chapter numbering and bibliography [closed]

I've slightly 'inherited' a set up from another document and it's not behaving as I'd wish right now... Here is the preamble, \documentclass[a4paper,11pt,twoside]{report} ...
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How to save and restore chapter's heading format

I am writing my thesis using a template provided by the university. It requires using the report class. To format the headings in the front matter, it uses the titlesec package and redefine the format ...
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Headings in report documentclass [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Headers in book format I am working with report documentclass. I have this in my preamble: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,oneside]{report} \pagestyle{headings} I would ...
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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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Text not covering full linewidth

I am making a project report for college. In the instructions regarding report,it is written that "The matter contained in the report should be typed in MS word (1.5 spacing) Times New Roman,12 pt ...
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Custom title page in report or book class?

I have a long academic report to write and I am thinking of using the book class or the report class? However in both these classes the title page has the title in the centre. I want to make my own ...
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Count number of figures, tables and citations in report class

I'm using report documentclass and trying to use totcount for counting figures, tables and references, but there are two problems: Figures and tables counters are reset for each chapter, so ...
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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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Strange blank page between abstract and ToC

I am puzzled by a blank page appearing between my abstract and ToC. Since I'm using the report document class, I am not expecting LaTeX to insert any blank pages. Here is a MWE showing the problem: % ...
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Error with \tableofcontents, after switching from report documentclass to amsbook and back again

I changed my documentclass from report to amsbook (from AMSLaTeX) and everything was fine. Then I decided to change it back to the report document class, but it will not compile. In order for it to ...
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Error in numbering theorems in section zero of a chapter in report

I'm writing a multichapter report and I'm having a problem with the theorems being numbered correctly of section zero of a new chapter. For instance, chapter two ends with Corollary 2.3.21 and ...
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Generating reports with LaTeX programmatically

Crystal Reports, JasperReports and many other report writers are conventionally used in software development practices when it comes to producing printer-ready reports. It would appear that a LaTeX ...
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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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\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} ...
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Switching an existing document to memoir. How much trouble is it?

I'm really growing fond of the memoir package. I have a large document in which I use the report documentclass. How much trouble would it be to switch to memoir; i.e. what would I 'probably' need to ...
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Is it possible to modify @title?

In the following example, I would like to make the "look" of the title of the document same as that of a chapter heading. \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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Clear tableofcontents page in book or report

How do I clear the \tableofcontents page in book or report? \documentclass[a4paper]{book} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} % i need clear this page {\thispagestyle{empty} %but is not work ...
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How to change formatting of \part in a .cls file?

I'm using an external .cls file, which is based on the report.cls template. I need to change the formatting of the top-level parts (i.e. \part objects) in the table of contents, and on the \part ...
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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 have the article mode presentation for multibib with report mode

I make a bibliography divided into two parts using multibib with this code \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{scrreprt} ... \usepackage{multibib} ... \newcites{doc}{Documentation citees} ... ...
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How to convert a document from article to report?

Is there another way of doing this besides doing a manual find "section"/ replace all with "chapter" (and the same for subsections, subsubsections etc.) ?
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Report, how to start with a “right”-page?

I am writing a report and use the following preamble: \documentclass[10pt,b5paper,twoside]{report} \usepackage[lmargin=25mm,rmargin=25mm,tmargin=27mm,bmargin=30mm]{geometry} Now latex think that ...
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How can I format the header without italics in reports without using fancyhdr?

I am writing a report. I set \pagestyle{headings} which looks well, but formats the chapter in italics instead of normalfont. How can I change this to normalfont or boldfont, without using fancyhdr? ...
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article vs. report

\section{Section title here}} \subsection*{The subsection without numbers, but want it to appear in TOC} \addcontentsline{toc}{subsection}{The subsection without numbers, but want it to appear in TOC} ...
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How to start new chapters on the right hand side

I use the report document class, and I would like that chapters always start on the right hand side, anyone an idea how this could be easily done?