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

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Contents are not clickable for navigation in Report file

I have preparing a report. The items in the table of contents are not clickable in the pdf file and hence, I cannot go to a chapter directly from the table of contents page. My Code: ...
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Table positionion won't do what I want

I want to write a report Portfolio (Berichtsheft in german) with LaTeX. There has to be a table where I can write in what I did everyday, split up in work hours. And under that two fields where we can ...
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Edit the leftmark command [duplicate]

I want to edit the \leftmark so it just displays the number and the title of the chapter. I have shown a minimal example of my document below. Instead of “Chapter 1. The first chapter”, I just want ...
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Why don't book, report and article provide the same commands?

The popular question Regarding the `book`, `report`, and `article` document classes: what are the main differences? collects many differences between the book, report and article classes. In ...
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How to set space in the Title

i want to set the space between the title lines \newcommand{\reporttitle}{ this is a title with a lot of text bla bla bla} i used \usepackage{setspace} \setstretch{2} but nothing happens ...
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How to write a good report with LateX [duplicate]

this is my first post on tex exchange , i am using latex for the first time for my internship report . I read that lateX is very useful and professionnal especially for writing equation . I've found a ...
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LaTeX Error: There's no line here to end. with \maketitle

I'm begginer in Latex and I get this error when I compile my file LaTeX Error: There's no line here to end. following is the code that I used : \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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Conflict of backrefalt for bibliographies at end of each chapter (using natbib and chapterbib)

I want to have the bibliographies at end of each chapter and still have the cross-reference on the reference list stating "Cited on pages:" using natbib and chapterbib packages. To compile the ...
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Rotating page incl. footers

I am trying to rotate a page in my thesis. I have now spend time by reading other questions about the same answer. I found this in preamble: \usepackage{pdflscape} And this in the thesis, where I ...
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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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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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How to keep Appendix (as is) in TOC but have heading capitalized in report

I am using report and I need to have chapter headings be in all caps (including the Appendix) but not in the TOC. E.g. instead of "Appendix A", it should appear as "APPENDIX A" inside the paper and ...
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Section Titles in Margin Notes

I am struggling to reproduce the following layout in Latex. I have tried using the package marginnote, and playing around with geometry and fancyhdr. I end up going around and around in circles, ...
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Font size of Chapter number and Chapter Title [duplicate]

As in the picture below I want to change the font size of Chapter number "Chapter 1" and title "Introduction" separately. Is there any way I can do that. I have used the package sectsty but it changed ...
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How can I insert the abstract, acknowledgment, and contribution sections in Roman numerals?

I am assembling my thesis in biochemistry. It's the first time that I am using latex. I am quite happy and proud that I learned how to use it (basics). Thank you to the community for helping me (and ...
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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} ...
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I am trying to assemble my thesis but I am having troubles

I have started assembling my thesis, and ran up into problems while assembling it. My chapters and appendices are in folder called "Chapters". Here is my main file: \documentclass[12, ...
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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} ...
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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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LaTeX read permission

I am currently writing my master's dissertation in LaTeX on a mac (using texmaker). I have created a LaTeX document with a main file and linked each chapter to the main file using \input{chapter}. ...
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Remove page-breaks after chapters in the report class?

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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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?
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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{ ...
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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 ...
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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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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 ...